81 entries in Newspaper / Torn & Restored
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Lu Brent The Torn Magazine Cover
1932 25
Impromptu Newspaper Tearing
1937 33
Joseph H. Fries Torn Sentiment message appears cut out from newspaper
Dec. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 71)
Edward Marlo Routines for Clippo two routines
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942)
Laurie Ireland Making the Most of the Newspaper Tearing Trick bits of business
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942)
Howard D. Wise Tear Supreme
1945 275
Billy McComb William's Torn and Restored Newspaper Presentation presenting the effect on stage, with stage light
1947 11
Harlan Tarbell, Joseph J. Kolar A Later Variation Clippo, credit information
1948/27 275
Al Koran The Koran Torn and Restored Newspaper
1950 36
Lu Brent Out of Print cigarette steals from newspaper after torn and restored newspaper
Aug. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 262)
Al Koran Simplex Torn and Restored Newspaper with one piece missing
Related toAlso published here 1954 129
John Gannaway Comedy Finish for Slydini Paper Tear piece falls on the floor, hole in newspaper at the end
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957)
John Gannaway Aid for Straight Tears aid for straight tears, for any torn and restored newspaper
Related to 1960
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960)
Tony Slydini Slydini's Torn and Restored Newspaper A sheet of newspaper is torn multiple pieces. And finally those are unfolded into a one whole sheet.
Also published here 1960 201
Norman Osborn Patter for Neil Foster's Center Tear torn and restored newspaper presentation, no method
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
Eric Hawkesworth The Curse of the Ju Ju Knife Cut and restored newspaper routine with mystical African knife
1968 37
Jesse Schimmel Strip Tease Torn and restored strip of newspaper, ends in spectator's hands
1968 87
Walt Kaeber Paper Routine II Torn and restored
1968 91
Will De Sieve Clippo Cut and restored newspaper strip
Variations 1968 95
Edward Marlo Clippo Routines
Inspired by 1968 97
Bert Douglas Clippo Repeat
Inspired by 1968 98
George McAthy Fish Clippo Clippo routine with a fish cutout
Inspired by 1968 100
Sid Fleischman, Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Shoe That Didn't Fit Clippo routine with shoe cutout
Inspired by 1968 101
Gene Anderson Historical Methods Description of different methods (Al Baker, Slydini, Page, Elmsley, Grant, Neil Foster)
1968 135
Eddie Joseph Sucker Newspaper Tear Torn and Restored newspaper with sucker phase
1968 137
Alton Sharpe Shall We Restore It? Torn and restored newspaper with bag gimmick
1968 139
George McAthy Simplicity Tear Restoring torn newspaper by blatant switching
1968 141
Gene Anderson Gene Anderson's Torn and Restored Newspaper With Flash Restoration Flash restoration
Related to 1968 142
Magische Tips various ideas and tips
  • torn and restored newspaper (special paper)
  • fake cigarettes
  • large nails produced from shoe
  • splitting of a playing card
  • magnetic toy bugs
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 29 No. 2)
Tony Binarelli Three Cards and a Newspaper newspaper is used to devine three selections by tearing parts out of it, includes a restoration phase
1972 133
Alan Shaxon Tearing Up the News flash restoration
Also published here 1972 ca. 2
Patrick Page The Torn and Restored Newspaper with rubber bands
1974 30
Faucett Ross Perfect Opener Joke line as opener for Torn and Restored Newspaper
1975 150
Alan Shaxon Tearing Up the News flash restoration
Also published here 1976 4
Patrick Page Clippit clippo
1976 186
Patrick Page The Ten Second Paper Tear
Also published here 1976 187
Tan Hock Chuan Willkommen idea for torn and restored newspaper
Also published here
  • Pentagram, June 1947
June 1976
Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4)
James Douglas Rückgewinnung cover sheets torn off magazine, they vanish in a flash of fire and are then shown to be back
Also published here
  • Pentagram, Aug. 1947
June 1976
Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4)
Stephen Minch The Torn and Restored Fly miniature newspaper is torn and restored, with sucker explanation with falling pieces
Also published here 1977 58
Punx Das Duell mit dem Psychiater presentation for torn and restored newspaper, without method
1977 61
Jean de Merry Une présentation originale pour le journal dechiré presentation for torn and restored newspaper
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 38 No. 2)
Roberto Furegati Eine "altbekannte" Eröffnungskombination opener for stage, vanishing cane in news paper, torn and restored news paper
  • 1. Der Stock
  • 2. Das magische Salz
  • 3. Die Zeitung
  • 4. Die Vorführung
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 38 No. 3)
Rolf Andra Mein Zeitungszerreissen
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 38 No. 4)
Eric Hawkesworth Un journal dechire et raccomode original cut and restored newspaper routine with oriental knife
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 39 No. 4)
Tony Slydini The Torn and Restored Newspaper
Also published here 1979 33
Bob Fitch Torn & Restored Paper "Extras - Variations - 10)"
short note
1980 7
Mike Caveney Tearable Times lighted candle appears from rolled up newspaper, newspaper is then torn, partially burnt and finally restored again
1981 85
Tom Sellers Das restaurierte Magazin cover torn off magazine and restored
Also published here
  • The Magic Wand, Dec. 1957
Jan. 1983
Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 4)
Frederick Braue Improved Routine - Al Baker T&R Newspaper
Inspired by 1985 18
Karrell Fox Final Edition - Paper Tear ends clean
1986 177
Ron Wilson Slow-Motion Newspaper Tear
Related to 1987 135
Stephen Minch The Torn & Restored Fly miniature newspaper is torn and restored, with sucker explanation with falling pieces
Also published here 1987 11
J. W. Sarles Torn Newspaper Strip Presentation ad column
1987 1
Al Koran Zeitungszerreißtrick with one piece missing
Also published here Feb. 1988
Intermagic (Vol. 13 No. 3)
Alex Elmsley The Visual Torn and Restored Newspaper
Related toVariations 1991 157
Karrell Fox In the News trade show presentation for torn and restored newspaper
1991 138
Jim Steinmeyer The Incessant Newspaper
  • Conjuring
Apr. 1992
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 8)
John Riggs R.I.P.P. Paper Tear
Inspired by
  • Patrick Page's "Ten Second Paper Tear"
1995 81
Alan Shaxon Zeitungszerreißtrick
Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 4 & 5)
The Future of Magic, Ken and James The Broken and Restored Heart Girl vanishes behind newspaper, newspaper torn and restored, girl appears again
1998 43
Andrew Mayne Newspaper paperballs over the head with torn newspaper, restoration as climax
1998 41
Rudolf Braunmüller HaKaMü oder Clippo introduction to collection of ideas, "Hans Katzenstein München"
Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 2)
Scotty Lang Die Scotty-Lang-Routine clippo
Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 2)
Alexander de Cova News-Fisch no-tear restauration followed by production of huge plastic fish
2002 5
Al Baker Newspaper Trick
VariationsAlso published here
  • marketed 1931
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions)
Al Baker Al Baker's Torn and Restored Magazine Page
Also published here
  • marketed by Annemann in 1929
  • The Lost Notebooks of John Northern Hilliard, 2001, p. 110
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Annemann and Baker)
Alexander de Cova Two Crazy Ideas final load after torn and restored newspaper, big fake fish or hot-water bottle
2004 20
Patrick Page The Ten Second Paper Tear with additional gags and lines
Related toAlso published here 2011 176
Will De Sieve, John Carney Clippo
2011 20
Alan Shaxon Tearing Up the News with flash restoration,
  • The History of Tearing Up the News
2014 118
Alan Shaxon Torn and Restored Drink Trick liquid poured inside newspaper, then paper is torn and restored
2014 125
Roberto Giobbi Standard Procedures Revised on standard procedures and how to end a torn & restored newspaper
Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 17)
Gene Anderson Hello Trick word "hello" shall be cut from paper, but then it is hell, then "O" appears on wrong end and finally with another cut it is restored to the other end
  • A. Clippo times two
  • B. Getting started
  • C. Newspaper
  • D. Props
  • E. Glue lines
  • F. Folding the Hello strip for performance
  • G. Performance, Phase I "cutting" Hell
  • H. Performance, Phase 2 - cutting the "O" for O Hell
  • I. Performance, Phase 3 - Clippo cut for Hello
  • J. Gene's script
  • K. Rubber cement
  • L. The history of Clippo
2016 137
Gene Anderson The Tear Through Time - History and Evolution of the Torn & Restored Newspaper
  • A. Introduction
  • B. Cortini
  • C. Benno Pantel
  • D. Carl Brema
  • E. Janos Bartl & D. J. Stringer
  • F. Al Baker
  • G. Al Koran
  • H. Gene Anderson
  • I. Doug Henning
2016 226
Gene Anderson Gene Anderson's Torn & Restored Newspaper flash restoration
  • A. Introduction
  • B. Gene's script
  • C. Preparing the newspaper
  • D. Colored pages
  • E. Newspaper page sizes
  • F. Folding the newspaper
  • G. The Clip
  • H. Setting up for performance
  • I. Showing the pages
  • J. Tearing the newspaper
  • K. Restoration
  • L. Showing the pages
  • M. Resetting the T&R newspaper
Related to 2016 234
Sylvia "Zatanna" Marinai T&R Newspaper Test newspaper torn up with spectator, a word circled with a pen and remembered, after restoration it's still circled
Apr. 2017
Genii (Vol. 80 No. 4)
Ignacio López El Diario Periódico without extra gimmick, flash restoration
Related toAlso published here 2018 23
Ignacio López The Newspaper News without extra gimmick, flash restoration
Also published here 2019 7
Jonathan Neal The Elmsley Newspaper Tear and the Non Sequitur Ending
  • Secrets Within Secrets
sheets of uncut dollar bills appear in newspaper at the end
Inspired by Feb. 2019
Genii (Vol. 82 No. 2)
John Graham The Examiner: Special Edition single sheet, marker used in handling
Inspired by 2021 125
Rune Klan Torn and Restored Vader newspaper page torn and restored with cut-out of Darth Vader
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Sep. 2013
2022 1230