18 entries in Paper / Chinese Compass
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
L. Vosburgh Lyons Discus Chinese compass, arrows on circle point always in same direction
Related to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 102) 410
Neal Elias Screwy Square optical thing with a line on a square sheet of cardboard
At the Table Tricks 16
Dr. Fred Bertsche Crazy Cardboards lines on paper, paper turned over lines change orientation, fake turnover
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 37
Val Evans Crazy Crackers chinese compass with crackers
Also published here
  • "Optogramma" Lloyd Jones' "The Bat" 1948.
Over the Coffee Cups 32
Henry Durkin Jumbo High Sign variation of Milbourne Christopher's High Sign, many arrows finale
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 42
James Dickson Krazy Kumpass two squares used with arrows
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 57
Paul Curry Turnabout arrows on squares turn so they always end up pointing in the same direction
Related to Paul Curry Presents 42
Unknown The Chinese Compass classic
The Big Book of Magic 168
Punx Das Märchen vom Chinesischen Kompass chinese compass presentation
Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 30
Hans E. Trixer Compas-sion
Related to Special Effects 48
Steve Beam Upside Down Chinese compass effect with the words "up" and "down", square plaque, several moves, see also p. 51 for additional ideas and remarks by Martin Gardner, Dan Garrett and Sid Lorraine, more ideas on p. 990 by Lee Fred
Related toVariations The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 1) 1
Dexter Cleveland Upside Dexter patter ideas for the Chinese Compass
The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 10) 168
John Riggs Ups and Downs jokes for Upside Down
Related to The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 21) 367
Steve Beam Downer patter ideas for upside down
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 36) 659
Bob Gill Gyro-Compass Chinese compass applied to coin with straight sides
New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 6) 17
John Swomley Sign of the Times presentation for upside down
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1448
Phil Willmarth "Hi!" Sign with names on each side
Inspired by
  • Milbourne Christopher's "Highway Sign"
The F.F.F.F. Book 283
Joe Anderson The Upside Down Card Trick using Upside Down to illustrate the Triumph
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue Addendum) vi