109 entries in Slate / Appearing Writing
  
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Unknown Die Gedankenübertragung No. 8, name of chosen cards appears on previously empty slate which is wrapped in newspaper, rope held to forehead of two spectators as comedy prop, mirror writing in chalk on newspaper
Der Kartenkünstler 11
Unknown Übertragung der Gedanken von einer Person auf die andere card appears in mirror writing on slate, comedy connection of spectators with rope on foreheads
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
Jenkins Die Geisterschrift writing appears on slate, chemical and pre-written words in mirror image on wrapping paper
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 31
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Geisterschrift à la Conradi numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 61
Unknown Das spiritistische Schreibmedium numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 75
Henry Slade Slade's Geistertafel piece of chalk under nail of thumb, or sticky invisible writing and chalk powder
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 76
Henry Slade Slade's Geistertafel second part
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 6) 89
Unknown Neueste Geistertafel writing appears on ungaffed slate, soft chalk writing on wrapping paper
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 109
C. Wichmann Geisterschrift nach Wichmann writing appears on one of two slates, apparently all sides shown
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 126
Unknown Die Geisterschrift in Verbindung mit "Hypnose à la Hansen" No. 5, card chosen and pushed into book, name of chosen card and page numbers appear on previously empty slates, book with same page numbers on every double page
Der Amateurzauberer 120
Unknown Die Spiritistentafel oder "Das spiritistische Schreibmedium" on spirit writings on slates, Henry Slade
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 172
Unknown Die Spiritistentafel part two
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 187
Unknown Die Stiftspange nail writer, for slate, only on finger tip
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 12
Unknown Die Stiftplatte nail writer, for slate, only on finger tip
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 12
Unknown Die Doppeltafel mit ausziehbarem Schiefer two slates tied together and sealed, writing appears inside
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 13
Unknown Die Doppeltafel mit loser Einlage flap
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 13
Unknown Die Doppeltafel mit loser Einlage part two
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 2) 29
Unknown Die mechanische Doppeltafel mit beweglicher Einlage
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 43
Unknown Die mechanische Doppeltafel mit beweglicher Einlage
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 4) 59
Henry Slade, Dr. Med. v. Rutkowski Zur Slade'schen Schiefertafel
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 75
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIV. Telepathie 1. Die Geisterschrift (slates, multiple versions, total of chosen number appears)
2. Die Fernschrift (message appears on paper sealed in envelope, remote writing)
3. Die Rosenverwandlung (rose changes from red to white, red writing appears on paper)
4. Das spiritistische Kartenspiel (deck appears under box and vanishes again, hollow card deck imitation)
Moderne Magie 146
Oswald Rae The Spirit Slate sum and name of actor appear on slate in paper bag, marked slates, Eureka flap
Sub Rosa 68
Tom Sellers A Surprise Slate Trick selected word appears on flap slate
Sellers' Secrets 14
Unknown The Super Slates method for appearing message
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 13) 63
Edward Victor An Idea for Slates - A Novel Production of Names and Drawings on Two Ordinary Slates tied with ribbon
Magic of the Hands 102
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Comedy Slate Test humorous message appears on one of two slates
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 33
Stewart Judah Slate Writing Without a Flap writing appears on slate
Greater Magic 836
R. M. Jamison Ghost Writer appearing writing on slate
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 43) 297
Dr. Jacob Daley The Answer! silicate slate flaps
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 48) 335
Dr. Jacob Daley Never Fail instructions to rope trick appear on slates
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 85) 541
Stanley Collins Psychic Type several names written on cards, one selected, it appears on previously empty slates
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 108) 644
Al Baker The Baker Slate Easel for appearing writing
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 221
Al Baker Kiddie Party Slate name of two children appears on slates, preshow, flap slate contruction
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 262
Stanley Collins Nonpareil free selection (and switched) appears on marked slates
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 137) 779
Clarence Hubbard "My Case" word from ten selected, appears on previously empty slate, flap with corner cut
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 144) 807
Clayton Rawson Ghost Writer card reversed behind back, name appears on slate
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 147) 821
Tom Sellers New Slate Writing writing appears on examined slate
Magical Mixture 26
Clayton Rawson Slate Sleights with small slates, two routines
  • The Great Oriental Enigma (selected card appears written on slates, two flaps)
  • Ghost Writer's Cramp (four messages, one on each side)
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 143
Clayton Rawson The Backward Ghost two slate mysteries, different working and preparation
  • A Merlini Mystery
  • The Message From Nowhere
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 37) 151
Jean Hugard The Flap Slate
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 2) 7
Roger Barkann Multiple Slate Writing several slates, on every slate appears a message
Related to My Best 219
Norm Cummins Clean Out Slate Test four cards added, number appears on slates
Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 26
C. L. Boarde Prophetics mini slate, two flaps
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 81) 330
Jean Hugard The Slate Trick normal slates, change of slates to let both examine
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 11) 113
Unknown Simplex Double Slates no flap
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 389
Unknown Transfer Single-Slate Writing transfering chalk from newspaper to ungaffed slate
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 391
Unknown A Visible Message writing appears while rubbing surface with chalk powdered brush
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 392
Jack Miller Jack Miller Slate Routine two slates, no flap
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 396
Unknown Chinese Comedy Slate Message message appears on signed slate, corner cut flap
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 408
Peter Warlock Pieces of Slate writing appears, version without a flap, chalk can write permanent and nonpermanent
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 134) 537
Joseph C. Keller Spirit Slates & Rising Cards effect combo, deck fastened to slate and card rises, then name of card appears on slate
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 8) 7
Bob Somerfeld Loaded Spook
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 3
Gene "Phantini" Grant The Ghostly Hand name of a dead person appears on slate, flap
Phantini's Lost Book of Mental Secrets 9
Don Tanner The East India Card Trick basket and rope drawn on slate, rope on drawing begins to raise and picture of selection appears, Cardographic
Related to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 7
Tot O'Regan Ultra Citation chosen words, symbols appear on slate, special slate design, two methods
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 11
Bill Hendricks My Hero name of spectator appears on slate
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 25
Bill Hendricks The Spirit of Christmas gag
Related to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 39
Tony Corinda (1) Spirit Writing on slate, chemical
Mediumistic Stunts 280
Tony Corinda (29) Spirit Writing on a Slate writing appears, with assistant
Mediumistic Stunts 299
Robert A. Nelson Spirit Portraits portrait of selected VIP appears on a slate
More Miracles in Mentalism 22
Bill Hendricks Blood from a Turnip gag with slates
Related to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 27
Harry Stanley Ghost Writing writing appears on side of a slate
Magic of the Mind 106
Jack Posetary The Fifty Minute Hour Q&A with answers given via spirit writing on slates
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 125
Dr. E. Raymond Carlyle After Glow banded slates, message appears
The Compleat Magick - Volume I (Issue 11) 53
Burling Hull Slate Trick Master Slate Writing, writing appears on slates, described thanks to Mickey Hades (see p. 460)
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 441
Billy McComb, Ken De Courcy Uncle's Will Slates messages appear on slates, comedy
I Did It My Way 13
Paul Siegel Dart Delirium word from a newspaper is selected by throwing a a dart, word appears on slate
Doorway to Delusion 32
Frederick M. Shields Something Old; Something New names of cards appear on green chalk boards, Elmsley count to hide writing, multiple svengali
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 62) 307
Robert Parrish Great Slate Test chosen card divined on slate and duplicate writing appears on another slate, repeated with random name written down by spectator
Inspired by
  • Laurie Ireland's "Three Slate Routines" (1930s)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9th Folio) 765
Frederick M. Shields Lilith drawing appears on canvas, postcards with famous places and sights
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 109) 542
Faucett Ross Books and Slates Freely chosen word from a book appears on slate
Magic With Faucett Ross 108
Al Mann Retrospective excerpts from future Al Mann manuscript on slate effects, part one
  • The Evolution Of Slate Writing
  • 1850
  • 1852
  • Dr. Henry Slade
  • Slade's Impact
  • Slade's Method
  • Truesdell and Slade
  • The W. S. Moses Sitting
  • Eglinton and S. J. Davey
  • 1877
  • 1882
  • 1882
  • 1884
  • 1888
  • Final Notes
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 8) 971
Al Mann To Read a Question with nine normal slates, wrapped in newspaper
Master Slate Secrets — Part I 9
Al Mann Many Voices nine small slates and a bigger one, messages appear on two slates
Master Slate Secrets — Part I 9
Al Mann The Uproar nine small slates messages appear on five slates
Master Slate Secrets — Part I 12
Al Mann The ESPrit Message chosen ESP sign appears on slate
Master Slate Secrets — Part I 26
Frederick M. Shields Rear-Vision Mirror name of card appears on pocket mirror
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 146) 729
Stan Blumenthal 98-Cent Divination ESP symbol appears on business card, invisible ink
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 158) 788
Burling Hull The Invisible Hand Writes writing appears on slate (visibly), Burling Hull Chemical Chalk
Related to The Amazing World of Mentalism 79
Burling Hull, U. F. Grant "The Spirits Know All" - A Living and Dead Combination name of dead person appears gradually on slate
  • The Grant Method
  • Burling Hull Method
  • Another Hull Materialization
  • Volta Name Appearance
  • The Daring Volta Method
  • Mediums Dead and Alive Discovery
Related to The Amazing World of Mentalism 82
Burling Hull The Performer Presents a Number Test row of numbers written on slate, a number arrived at by calculation, numbers wiped away and calculated number appears (1089)
The Amazing World of Mentalism 86
Burling Hull The "Spirits" Correct a Mistake slate filled with letters, wiped clean, name of chosen card appears on slate
The Amazing World of Mentalism 88
Burling Hull A Mind Reading Number Divination number chosen, it appears spelled out on slate
  • With a Flap
  • Without the Flap
  • Another "No Flap" Method
The Amazing World of Mentalism 89
Burling Hull Spirits From China Chinese characters appear on slate, performer translates into anything he wants
The Amazing World of Mentalism 92
Burling Hull Combination with Dunninger Slater Number Feat combined with visible appearing writing
Inspired by The Amazing World of Mentalism 94
Burling Hull Thrilling Colored Spirit Paintings Burling Hull Chemical Chalk, visible appearing writing in colors, with forced picture card
The Amazing World of Mentalism 94
Dr. Franklin Matula Rememory! Slate message appears on cardboard, tied with ribbon
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 178) 889
Thomas Alan Waters The Psychic Coercion of the Interrupted Schoolboy slate in envelope, first the name of a card appears then a number, flap, Mental Masterpiece gimmick, chalk band-writer
Related to Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue New Thoughts For Old) 41
Theodore Annemann, Burling Hull Spirit Writing No. 48, message appears on one of two slates, false count
Self-Working Mental Magic 76
Tommy Wonder Pocket Slates Routine
Related to Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 5) 842
Thomas Alan Waters Variant Routine answer appears on slate, Double-Locking Addition Slate
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 176
Unknown The Lappone Move (with pocket slates) No. 40, message appears on tied slates
101 Psychic Tests 12
Al Mann The Spirit Artist No. 41, two picture cards are placed between slates, picture appears on slate and cannot be removed
101 Psychic Tests 12
Thomas Alan Waters Palimptest subtlety for appearing message on a slate
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Spyryt) 576
Eric DeCamps Slate of Hand card chosen, name of it appears on one of two ungimmicked small slates, card itself travels between slates
The Magic of Eric DeCamps 26
Karrell Fox "Company Spirit" company name appears on spirit slates
For My Next Trick... 156
Bruce Cervon Pocket Slate Routine "Prediction" appears
The Cervon File 138
Juan Tamariz The Slates magazine test with slates
Variations The Magic Way 69
Karrell Fox Confuscious Say routine in which name of selection appears on miniature spirit slates
Goodies 23
Ali Bongo Tafel mit zwei Botschaften slate wrapped in handkerchief, writings appear on both sides, similar to Instant Art
Related to Ali Bongo 14
Tommy Wonder And Now a Brief Message four messages on all sides of two small slates appear, two flaps
Related to The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 86
Unknown The Spirit Slates Chinese characters appear on slate as gag, performer "translates" into selection
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 20
Richard Bartram, Jr. Slated small slates, non-locking
Trephine 143
Jack Avis Slate of Hand card of selection appears on one of two miniature slates in chosen chalk color
Vis à Vis 115
Unknown Spirit Writing making writing look like shaky spirit writing
Prolix (Issue 9) 569
Alberto de Figueiredo Más Allá chosen word from magazine appears on slate
Magia Demente 73
Dr. Stanley Jaks Miniature Metathesis symbol on slate changes to other
The Incredible Dr. Jaks 191
John Lovick Little House on the Scary illustration selected from book appears on slates
Inspired by The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 167
Christoph Borer Die wichtigste aller Fragen spirit slates, symbols to name, storytelling presentation, fairy tale
21 205