14 entries in Weapon / Guillotine & Chopper
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Orville Brasher Comedy Bit with the Wrist Chopper cut finger
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 8
Karrell Fox Guillotine Bit
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 30
Allessandro Magic Quickies
  • Deep Freeze Trick
  • Head Chopper
  • Children's Shows
  • Thumb Tie
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 18
Van Cleve Aristocratic Finger Chopper Routine
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 42
Charles K. Hayden, Theo "Okito" Bamberg, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Fu-Manchu Hand Chopper
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 104
Karl Fulves Chop Chop "Two Minute Mysteries"
finger chopper, two-phase routine
Inspired by
  • "Banamputation" (John Sayer, Genii, Feb. 1946)
  • "Dull Chopper" (Frank V. Taylor, Sphinx, Dec. 1952)
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6) 939
Steve Beam Guillotine Idea gag, used blades
1978 They Don't Make Trap Doors Like They Used To Do Or You Too Can Walk On Water 2
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Leg Chopper
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 256
David Britland Guillo bits of business for the finger chopper
June 1979 The Talon (Issue 4) 40
Chris Ball Basket Case joke and idea to generate tips, with finger chopper
1982 Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 33
Stephen Tucker Jasper finger chopper / guillotine routine
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 29) 564
Karrell Fox Splitting-Hares arm chopper with rabbit inside
1995 Much Ado About Something 122
Trevor Lewis Arm Chopper presentation for the Arm Chopper
2009 Routines Matter 26
Trevor Lewis Finger Chopper Presentation using a thimble
2009 Routines Matter 78