54 entries in Weapon / Gun
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown La Carte Clouée au Mur d'un Coup de Pistolet corner torn of selection, then nail is marked and loaded into a gun, cards sprung into the air and selection is nailed to the wall, corner matches, with assistant
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 15
Unknown L'Anneau Dans un Pistolet, Qui Se Trouve Ensuite au Bec d'une Tourterelle, Dans une Boîte qu'on Avait Auparavant Visitée & Cachetée ring shot with a pistol is later found in the beak of a turtle dove sitting in a box which was examined before
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 50
Unknown To Fire Borrowed Rings from a Pistol, and make them Pass into a Goblet filled with Bran and covered with a Handkerchief, the Bran Disappearing, and being found elsewhere
1876 Modern Magic 384
Unknown Conjurers' Pistols two models
1889 Tricks with Cards 174
Unknown Der Königsschuss à la Buffalo-Bill performer shoots at card and it has a hole
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Cylinderhut three cards are burnt and fired with pistol against top hat where they reappear
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 166
Emil Clauß Ein Wort zum "Schiessen im Salon" flash material instead of classic load to make less of a mess
Oct. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10) 158
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Vernichtung und die Herstellung No. 5, two borrowed handkerchiefs, one is cut up by performer and one by spectator, performer restores his, spectator's is still destroyed, it is shot on a cigar box with a pistol and appears restored therein
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 26
Unknown Tuchpistole silk pistol, silk hanged over barrel, vanishes when fired
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 69
Adolphe "Magicus" Blind, Clement de Lion Aus und mit dem Leserkreis on firing stage pistols, Bellachini
Apr. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 4) 63
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz Pistol for getting a borrowed ring behind stage
1903 Later Magic 52
Unknown A Watch Fired from a Pistol, and Attaching Itself to a Borrowed Hat
1903 Later Magic 162
Professor Hoffmann The Flight of Time routine with watch, sight gags, watch vanishes from box, apparently shot with pistol into spectator, wand pushed into spectator
Related to 1903 Later Magic 183
Laurie Ireland Annie Cakley Outdone! - Or Shooting the Knot of One Handkerchief into Another two handkerchiefs on board, one with a knot, when pistol is fired, knot vanishes and appears on other handkerchief
1936 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1936) 14
Unknown The Flying Pips two pieces of black cardboard are fastend together with rubber bands, with toy pistol pips of selection are shot away and they are correctly arranged between cardboards
June 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 1) 128
Jack Yeager Home Made Handkerchief Gun
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 24
Herb Poppleton Self Working Double Load Lota, with a Comedy Routine Lota bowl routine, with gun and flowers
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 10
Jack Yeager Pistol and Silk with flash paper cone
Also published here
  • Jack Yeager's "Second Portfolio of Tricks"
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 10
Jack Yeager Crystal Flower Ladder using a coin ladder with spring flowers, flowers through tray, using pistol
Also published here
  • Jack Yeager's "Second Portfolio of Tricks"
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 11
Clettis V. Musson Secrets of Sharpshooting on Eagle Eye Augie, different feats of shooting a gun / rifle and how to fake it, disrobing assistant, making a finger ring from a coin etc.
1952 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1952) 29
Karrell Fox Shoot it with a Knife gun with a blade, gag for rope tricks
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 7
Karrell Fox This Will Kill You! joke, wrong card found, off stage with spectator and pistol shot can be heard
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 28
Bobby Bernard Goofy Gun coin vanish with small toy gun
1958 Magic in Miniature 3
Kirk Stiles Banging the Bang Gun Around ideas with a bang gun
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 44
Robert E. Neale, Karl Fulves Roulette russian roulette demonstration, "Readers unfamiliar with firearms are urged not to try this trick.", see p. 308 for reference and p. 312 for comment
Dec. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 2) 305
William Humphries Off Beat Ideas various ideas
  • flag appears on wand
  • Gravity Glass
  • Anti Gravico
  • vase and cord
  • Milk Pitcher
  • orange silk changes into lemon
  • Bang Gun
  • Magic Con Block & Coin Slide
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 88
Floyd Shotts, Frank Novotny Target Shooting, Anyone? easy method for Jumbo Sidekick, gun shot on table and vase falls over, then bullseye change into picture of selection
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 121
Guy Thompson The Posse Comitatus western story, selection ends up with a hole, using a cap pistol
1971 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 13) 61
Robert E. Neale The Two Guns square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section
Also published here June 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8) 634
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Handkerchief Gun to vanish a handkerchief
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 63
Jesse J. Langston Jr. Shoot Out spectator shoots at a board with cards, with a suction-cup dart gun
1974 The Compleat Magick - Volume I (Issue 93) 463
Unknown Card and Target deck in houlette in front of a target, performer shots selection at target with pellet gun
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 38
Unknown Card Guns card placed on barrel of gun vanishes, several versions
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 85
Larry Becker Bullseye six bullet holes in spectator's card, with gun
Also published here
  • Alan Alan's "Sharpshooter", 1960s.
1979 The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 133
Robert E. Neale The Two Guns No. 30, square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section
Also published here 1983 Self-Working Number Magic 50
Unknown The Number on the Bullet No. 90, card with numbers put in envelope and prediction marked on a bullet, spectator shoots on envelope with a riffle and hits predicted number
1983 101 Psychic Tests 25
Hal Meyers Laser Splice toy space gun used to cut/splice selection in half
Inspired by
  • Jim Lee's "Karate Card"
1983 Off the Wall 2
Robert Cassidy Russian Roulette using four guns, created in 1976
1984 The Art of Mentalism 78
Karrell Fox The "Invisible Gun" popping sound with thumb-tip
Related to 1986 For My Next Trick... 22
Terry Seabrooke Bullet Thru Card gun is shot at deck, selection is found burnt with a hole in it
1986 Seabrooke's Book 36
Karrell Fox "Poppin Balloons" child shots with toy gun on balloon, it pops
1988 My Latest Book 69
Karrell Fox The Silk-Shooter silk over barrel of gun vanishes when fired, alternative to Eddie Joseph's Hank Gun
1988 My Latest Book 135
Karrell Fox Great Shot toy gun, child shoots rope into two parts
1991 Goodies 55
Karl Fulves Armed To The Teeth "Unsolved Mysteries"
after the shoot, the performer has gun in his teeth, posed as a problem
1998 The Fine Print (Issue 9) 268
Stephen Bargatze Chops and Balls humorous chop cup routine with a gun, baseball and turnip
1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1475
Tom Stone Aquatic Duel russian roulette with water pistols
Also published here 2000 ...at first sight 13
David Berglas Russian Roulette gun is loaded with five bullets and one empty chamber, spectator can choose shooting on plates or on performer, sketchy explanation
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 270
Patrick Page Bang Bang gag with a gun, shooting member of the audience
Also published here 2011 Magic Page by Page 285
Patrick Page The Shot Knot cut and restored rope, knot falls off with pistol, gag
2011 Magic Page by Page 286
Patrick Page Missing missing with cards and a gun, gag
2011 Magic Page by Page 288
Tom Stone Wet Russian russian roulette with water pistols
Also published here 2011 Maelstrom 25
Patrick Page Breakaway Gun
2011 Magic Page by Page 295
Patrick Page Blank Him gag with a gun, shooting member of the audience
Also published here 2011 Magic Page by Page 299
Roberto Giobbi Bang! producing a shot-like sound
Related to 2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue Apr 11) 106