24 entries in Slate / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Ferdinand Hügelin "Mephisto" der lebende Teufelskopf slate on table on stage with drawing of devil's head, head moves and coughs out selection
May 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 76
Carl Willmann Die Changiertafel slate that can be used as a tray to switch billets, coins, card pieces
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 151
Glenn G. Gravatt Cards and Slates chosen card appears between two slates, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 260
Dr. Jacob Daley The New Addition Slate Presentation
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 182
Harvey P. Graham Slate Plate slate effects using a dinner plate, brief explanation of a living and dead routine, appearance of a writing and a design duplication
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 109) 438
Maurice Kump The Hommade Magician
  • Hair (for thread work)
  • Thumbtips
  • Slates
  • Carbon
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 1
Burling Hull on Dunninger's Slate Trick and Al Baker's improvement
June 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 105
George McLean A Slate Secret peek mirror on watch face, non-mirror method
Related to May 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 178
Aldini Slate-O-Vision ESP card prediction, cards clipped on slate
1969 Roughingly Yours 14
Robert Parrish Duplex Slates color, food and city written on slate by different spectators, then put in envelope, another slate (signed by spectators) is used by performer to divine choices
Winter 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio) 376
James G. Thompson Jr. Strongest Thought five spectators write stuff on billets, secret instructions on what type of information to write on billet, sealed envelope reading method, chalk with razor blade
Winter 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio) 498
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 June 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 8) 971
Al Mann Retrospective excerpts from future Al Mann manuscript on slate effects, part two
  • The Flap Slate
  • The Baker-Gysel Flap
  • Other Flap Slates
  • Keeler's Baffling Slate Test
  • Spirit Slate
  • Spirits By The Numbers
  • Fourth Dimensional Math
  • Dunninger's Miracle Slate
  • Mental Epic
  • The Mystic Slate
Related to July 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 982
Al Mann Let it Be Written slate secrets in literature
1976 Master Slate Secrets — Part I 13
Al Mann, J. F. Orrin The 13th Veil normal slate
1976 Master Slate Secrets — Part I 17
Karl Fulves Slate Sorcery chapter intro
1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 73
Bayard Grimshaw Die Blitz-Transpo Tafeln two slates, one with writing by performer, one spectator, they transpose
Also published here
  • New Pentagram, May 1972
Aug. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 2) 49
Dr. Stanley Jaks Die Klein-Täfelchen-Routine three slates
Dec. 1981 Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 4) 158
Al Mann The Gemini Slate design duplication slate, impression device for design duplications, dated to 1968
1982 Cero-Mentics 5
Ali Bongo Tafel mit zwei Botschaften slate wrapped in handkerchief, writings appear on both sides, similar to Instant Art
Related to 1991 Ali Bongo 14
Hen Fetsch, Peter Warlock Klapp Klapp two miniature slates, two designs by spectator and performer transpose, flap lapped
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 3) 116
Joseph Ovette The Egg Plant "egg plant" constructed on blackboard from silks, eggs become real eggs
Also published here
  • Eggstraordinary Ways of Eggshibiting with Eggs, p. 9
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 55
Mick Ayres Subliminal Message words on white board are erased, some letters remain and form name of selection
Inspired byRelated to 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 17
Mick Ayres Cue-Cards words on whiteboard are erased, some letters remain and form other message, humorous routine
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 18