Breaking A Cocktail Glass By Thought Waves

Effect Here is a classic in mental magic. From several cocktail glasses, one is selected. This is placed in a transparent glassine or plastic bag to prevent injury or damage when the glass shatters. Assistant stands several feet from the performer, or in the audience, while the performer 'concentrates' on the glass. On command, the glass is HEARD to break, and does break in the transparent bag, proving 'thought control by mental vibration. ' Method Some advance preparation and experimentation...

Second Sight Dice Trick

This most excellent and bewildering experiment with dice is one of the many clever effects we are putting out from time to time for the performer to entertain his audiences in an impromptu manner when called upon at a moment's notice to do a trick of some kind. The properties necessary are a pair of ordinary dice. Performer states he will retire to an adjoining room, or turn his back, and at no time will he see what is going on, nor will any of those present have any opportunity to communicate...

The Al Baker Dictionary Trick

Jiaed with these instructions is unprepared. You can use any small dictionary and prepare it as instructed herein. There is alsoOre uiEed a picture postcard which is not so innocent, it being used ill the selection of the first word, which is forced in a very subtle manner. . In Fig. 4 are pictured two cards containing words numbered from 10 to 117. The. odd numbers are on one and the even on the other. These should be cut out-and pasted to bristol board cards, of...