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Lloyd W. Chambers L-W-C Telepathy three objects are divided between three spectators, magician knows who has what, stooge codes using pencil’s position on table
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 1
Lloyd W. Chambers Fisherman's Mat cardboard shown on both sides is rolled into a tube, water and goldfish poured from it, pocket inside cardboard
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 2
Lloyd W. Chambers How Time Flies bowl of fire produced, fire changes to flowers, bowl changes to a clock, spring-hinged flap in bowl, clock drawn on bottom of bowl
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 3
Lloyd W. Chambers The Flying Ball ball (or other object) placed in sack, pistol fired at sack blows open sack and ball is gone, reel pulls ball into opening of sack
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 6
Lloyd W. Chambers Acrobatic Ash Tray gag, when someone dips cigarette stub in ash tray there is an explosion, involves batteries and sulphuric acid, “harmless”
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 7
Lloyd W. Chambers Candy-Confetti Cylinder confetti placed in cylinder changes into candy
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 8
Lloyd W. Chambers Shooting Through A Woman ribbon is shot through fan of cards held by assistant, penetrating through the signed selection, through the assistant, and hits a target behind her, thread reel
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 9
Lloyd W. Chambers New Coin Vanish elastic pull up sleeve, alternate method of hooking up elastic to coin (no hole)
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 10
Lloyd W. Chambers Incomprehensible Predictability out of a hat, magician picks envelope containing $5 among envelopes containing just $1, steel in envelope and magnet in wand
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 11
Lloyd W. Chambers Ghost Tube silks produced from tube previously shown empty, similar to Phantom Tube
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 12
Lloyd W. Chambers Impossible Spirit Test with lights off, magician divines names written on cards sealed in envelopes
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 13
Lloyd W. Chambers Molecular Cards deck is pulled open into a stream of cards, selection is only reversed card in facedown stream, tape
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 14
Lloyd W. Chambers Coingo inside mini vase, card is covering a penny, penny vanishes and card prediction is in vase
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 15
Lloyd W. Chambers New Wine and Water cups and pitcher of water visibly change from water to wine and back
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 16
Lloyd W. Chambers Cardart cards attached to spinning wheel, spectator throws dart at it and it hits target next to selection
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 17
Lloyd W. Chambers Hydrostatic Tumbler glass is inverted and liquid stays inside until magician wants it to fall, celluloid disc
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 18
Lloyd W. Chambers The Great Egyptian Floto steel ball bearing floats in milk
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 19
Lloyd W. Chambers Ethereal Cards selection vanishes from deck and appears in card case, magnet holds back selection when deck is previously in case
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 20
Lloyd W. Chambers Spirit Ball "walnut ball" starts/stops moving up and down a cord upon magician’s command, could be used for answering questions
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 21
Lloyd W. Chambers Confetti to Candy tumbler of confetti changed to candy
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 22
Lloyd W. Chambers A Match Stretcher match changes to jumbo match
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 23
Lloyd W. Chambers Vanishing Hindu Sticks after Chinese Sticks routine, they are placed in newspaper and vanish
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 24
Lloyd W. Chambers A Magical Surprise Magic Square, tip to memorize pattern
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 25
Lloyd W. Chambers Transribbo signed ribbon is cut in half and tied together, knot is cut off and ribbon is restored
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 26
Hans "Severus" Ernst Die aetherischen Karten empty case is pierced with knife, selections appear inside
Inspired by
  • Lloyd W. Chambers "The ethereal cards"
1944 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 1) 4