33 entries in Clothing / Jacket
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Wilhelm Schiele Das Bändchen am Rockaufschlag rubber piece behind lapel to hold things
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 188
Stanley Collins A New Ropes and Rings Experiment similar to Grandmother's Necklace, with jacket, ropes and rings
Related to Original Magical Creations 84
John B. Ward Knife Thru Coat borrowed pocket knife with newspaper through jacket
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 4) 1
Han Ping Chien, George LaFollette, Danny Morris Gaglet Department
  • appearance and vanish of a bowl bit (Han Ping Chien)
  • on the Lota Bowls (Lafolette)
  • lose thread pulled from jacket gag (Morris)
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 15) 62
Shaman Big Man! person grows and shrinks, gag
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 112
Clayton Rawson Strip Tease undressing a man's vest without taking off the jacket, then removing someone's tie and shirt, stooge
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 497
Horace E. Bennett Knife Through Coat with pocket knife and newspaper
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 322) 96
Unknown Removing the Vest Vest can be removed from body without removing coat
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 87
Unknown The Puzzling Loop Topological puzzle, loop of rope can escape from loop formed by a person's arm (person must be wearing vest)
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 86
Unknown Reversing the Vest Person wearing vest, hands are clasped together. Vest can be turned inside out without unclasping hands.
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 86
Tony Corinda (14) The Waistcoat Escape removing waistcoat and leaving jacket on, while one hand is held by spectator
Mediumistic Stunts 284
Gene Kirk "Aller et Retour" feather found on shoulder, when blown away it ends up on shoulder again
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 357) 256
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot knot while the spectator holds both ends, in the end the rope is linked to performer's buttonhole
Inspired by
  • "Secret of Gordius" (John Benzais, The New Jinx #58)
Also published here
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 619
Bob Read Knife Through Jacket
Thanks to Pepys... 28
David Berglas Hole-In-One "A Suit-Able Gag", gag, apparently clothes having a hole burnt through them, with gag explenation
The David Berglas File No. 1 21
Slydini Hank Gag handkerchief pulled out of non-existant breast pocket
The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1179
Unknown Button Holed long elastic through spectator's button hole
Elastrix 25
"Magic" Christian Stelzel My Knife through Jacket with large kitchen knife and newspaper
Lecture Magic 26
Unknown Passing a Pencil Through a Loop of String Half as Long as the Pencil No. 9, pencil with string through coat button hole
101 Psychic Tests 3
Karl Fulves Matches to Go No. 7, initialed matchbook placed on elbow vanishes, then it is put into sleeve and penetrates it
Inspired by Self-Working Paper Magic 14
Unknown, Bob Read Spot Remover No. 54, pencil through jacket, optional loading/stealing of spectator's pockets
Self-Working Paper Magic 93
Terry Seabrooke Cigarette In The Coat comedy routine with lots of gags, cigarette vanishes in spectator's jacket
Seabrooke's Book 39
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Name Your Price price tag from jacket ripped off, changed from $50 to $300 and reattached to string, see also p. xi at back of book
When Creators Collide... 1
Steve Beam Comfort joke, jacket is removed and along with it goes performer's hair (toupee)
The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 342
Unknown Houdini's Coat No. 11, using a jacket and handcuffs
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 30
Karl Fulves Well Suited sight gags with suspenders/suit, posed as problem
Interlocutor (Issue 51) 248
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot No. 7, slip knot transformed into overhand knot, then rope becomes linked to performer's jacket buttonhole
Also published here Self-Working Rope Magic 13
Unknown The Throw-Away Coat Tie hands tied, yet coat is removed under cover
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 38
Karrell Fox The Embarrassed Medal medal on lapel crawls back inside breast pocket after bad joke, sight gag
Much Ado About Something 118
Felix Farrell Pierced Polyester impromptu knife through jacket
Also published here Aus dem Effeff... 21
Felix Farrell Pierced Polyester knife through jacket
Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 4) 2632
Karl Fulves Maximum Malini "Problems"
button turn off, then button hole disappears, posed as a problem
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 377
Christoph Borer Jackenumschlag using the lapel to produce / vanish objects
Related to Compilation 171