39 entries in Match & Matchbox / Match / Puzzle
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown Streichholz-Rätsel layout puzzle
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 2) 31
Talmi Bellachini Ein Streichholzscherz burning a match with its head down without burning oneself
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 62
Unknown A Bridge of Matches
The Modern Conjurer 314
Unknown To Lift Three Matches with One
The Modern Conjurer 301
Danny Morris, Doc Hurwitz Betcha word play bet with a coin and three matches
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 22) 93
L. Vosburgh Lyons Match Puzzle eleven matches, triangle
Related to
  • page 171 for the solution
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 40) 167
Richard Himber Paper Match Throwing match landing on the side, bar bet
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 28) 118
Al Cohn Betcha holding a burning paper match upside down for 50 seconds
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 32) 132
John R. Boyko, John McCormick Blitz-Match winning game
Related to
  • correction on page 154
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 36) 149
Tom Fitzgerald A Cute Betcha match balancing on edge of a match, everything is covered under a glass, removing match without touching anything
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 53) 217
Unknown Match Puzzle
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 120) 484
Unknown The Fifteen Match-Sticks Puzzle game/puzzle
The Fine Art of Magic 279
Will Baffel The Girl with the Eggs puzzle with matches
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 232) 929
John Murray 20-16=7 match puzzle
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 352) 237
Unknown Match Puzzle see p. 144 for solution
Related to
  • p. 172 for George Blake suggestion
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1) 132
George Blake Match Up climax for match puzzle in which matches are in both fists head up and down
Inspired by
  • item in Magigram, Nov/Dec 1967
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 174
Martin Gardner Fish Layout Puzzle
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10) 776
Karl Fulves Things Equal "Math Trix"
match puzzle
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1058
Unknown Cerilla-X match is marked on one side and thrown on the table, mark side is up, gag or bar bet
Magia en el Bar 75
Unknown, Alex Elmsley, Tony Faro, Ed Schuman Festive Fun a coin puzzle by Alex Elmsley and by Tony Faro, logic puzzles, making smoke powder by burning a striking surface, match problems by Tony Faro, medium card revelation, a number puzzle by Ed Schuman and how to stick a bottle on a wall

Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 4) 192
Karl Fulves Routined Magic match puzzle, then coin penetrates upwards through table into match box, example for routining two things
The Magic Book 27
Fred Robinson, Bob Hamilton Where There's Smoke
  • bar bet with a match box
  • matchbox and coin, divine if heads or tails, stooge
  • match in hand, matchbox balanced on back of the hand, box is tossed and match ignited
  • remove flame from lighter to light cigarette, gag
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 10) 588
Fred Robinson, Peter Wentworth, Wally Boyce Where There's Smoke
  • jumping match
  • match puzzle, breaking it with one hand
  • puzzle, match head falls off
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 609
Unknown The Little House No. 16, Ann Ten, match Puzzle
Self-Working Table Magic 19
Unknown Primitive Calculator puzzle with matches
Interlocutor (Issue 45) 178
Unknown World's Strongest? No. 17, lifting a matchbox with two fingers on a cigarette box, first and little finger
Self-Working Table Magic 19
Unknown Euclid's Triangle No. 10, puzzle, forming eight triangles with six matches
Self-Working Table Magic 15
Unknown Squaring the Square No. 11
Self-Working Table Magic 16
Unknown Four Square No. 12
Self-Working Table Magic 16
Unknown The Roman Equation No. 13, roman numbers, changing point of view
Self-Working Table Magic 17
Unknown A Fish Story No. 14, match puzzle, fishes has to swim in other direction by moving some matches
Self-Working Table Magic 17
Unknown Tipsy Cocktail No. 15, match puzzle, glass with four matches and an olive inside, moving two matches to remove olive from glass
Self-Working Table Magic 18
Stephen Tucker Star of Wonder match puzzle as revelation of star sign with ESP symbols
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 20) 390
Unknown Matching Matches "Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
equation with matches
The Fine Print (Issue 8) 246
Martin Gardner Match Ace layout puzzle
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 264
Karl Fulves Match Maker layout puzzle about making words out of matches
Prolix (Issue 2) 94
Karl Fulves Squarersville layout puzzle
Prolix (Issue 3) 153
Pekka Gunst Reindeer Puzzle match puzzle
Secret Agenda (Issue May 28) 159
Unknown Matches matchstick puzzle
Hidden Agenda (Issue May 14) 138