178 entries in Children Magic
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Albert Fellows Ginger and the Apple doll in miniature cannon ends up in hat, held by spectator
1915 Original Magical Creations 90
Oswald Rae Cinderella doll in box, spectator produces puppet clothes in a box, then they change into the dress the doll was wearing and the produced clothes found on the doll
Also published here
  • "Cinderella" in "The Magic Wand"
1930 Original Magic 26
Laurie Ireland Troublewit Idea for Children
1934 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 2
Audley Walsh Pop...Did...Dee...Pop...Pop!!!! cooking popcorn with children
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 102
Joseph Ovette Dropping the Eggs spectator holds tube on his hand and eggs and performer breaks eggs open into tube, eggs vanish
1940 Fast Ones 23
Al Baker Kiddie Party Slate name of two children appears on slates, preshow, flap slate contruction
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 262
Charles J. Maly The Health Magician program aimed at children on the subject of being healthy, how to dress, tricks and patter ideas
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 18
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Tabell Course Volume 2 and performing for children
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 22) 94
R. M. Jamison The Great Escape traveling and transformation of jumbo cards with Disney figures
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 27
Peter "The Magic Man" Pan Entertaining Children
Dec. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 7) 173
John J. Crimmins Jr. Humpty Dumpty Gets Around story trick for children
1945 My Best 225
Hathaway The Magic Sewing Cabinet shirt is restored in a box, children trick
1945 My Best 311
Hen Fetsch Cream Conjuring milk poured in cup, child shall hold it over head and turn it over, changes into ice cream
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 17
Hen Fetsch The Christmas Tree liquid poured into paper cone changes into christmas tree, paper tree with decoration
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 22
Hen Fetsch Circus Conjuring lemonade poured in bag changes into peanuts
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 28
U. F. Grant The Midget's Lunch Box production routine with rubber food
Dec. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 3) 5
U. F. Grant A Kid Tip tip for showing a container empty and having the kids say it out loud instead of the performer
Dec. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 3) 4
Frances Ireland Marshall Rabbits is Extra on kids shows
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949)
Robert L. Henderson Grant's Cartoon Production using "Grants Cartoon Production" for children routine, production of rubber things
Apr. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 7) 14
Herman Guelpa Milk and Snakes milk poured into can, later spring snakes shoot out
May 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 8) 12
Dave Hagan Magic Santa Claus Hippety Hop Rabbit with Santa Claus, fake rabbit
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 36
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko - The Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected card
Also published here 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 220) 879
Don Alan Choo Choo Train Prop for Kid Shows
Also published here 1953 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 35
Don Alan Pop Corn Swallowing like needle swallowing, for children
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 29
John Murray A Flash Gordon Stunt Flash Gordon them, Flash Paper
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 318) 80
Karrell Fox Milk Pitcher for kids shows, with De-Muth Milk Appearing Bottle
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 33
Laurie Ireland Mickey Mouse and his Magic Coats Mickey doll traveling to box, hand puppet
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954) 8
Jay Marshall Kid Show Idea for Monkey Bar
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 331) 133
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko the Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected card
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 229
Lewis Ganson Free Choice including a handling adapted for children
Inspired by
  • Raymond Beebe (Genii, Oct. 1945)
1956 Unconventional Magic 5
Don Tanner Cherchez La Rabbit three cages, picture of rabbit monte
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 8
Leonard Austin Dolly's Dresses four doll's dresses of different colors, chosen one vanishes and appears in chosen envelope
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 24
Leonard Austin Bunny in the Hat cards with different colored bunnies, chosen one disappears and appears on card with a hat
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 25
Allessandro Magic Quickies
  • Deep Freeze Trick
  • Head Chopper
  • Children's Shows
  • Thumb Tie
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 18
Arthur C. Nelson What to do with a Troublesome Kid "Nelson The Magician"
Related to 1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 44
Robert L. Henderson Tie and Untie knot travel from person to person, magnetic
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 4
Bob Schmidt Hubert, the Undernourished Rabbit routine using the Windsor Dye Box, Milk Pitcher, Flat Rabbit and spring rabbit
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 16
Frances Ireland Marshall Presentation for Sketch a Flower flower appears
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 41
Robert L. Henderson A Rabbit Vanish using Ireland's Bunny Bundle Hat Load and spring rabbit
1958 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 41
Arthur C. Nelson Two Tips from tips for children shows
Related to 1958 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 40
Oran Bailey Dent Phantom Tube and Candle Routine for Children
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 6
Bert Douglas Make Safety a Habit for safety school show, slate message transforms
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 10
Robert L. Henderson Rope Cutting Fun cut and restored rope routine, with a lot of byplay with child assistant
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 23
Victor the Magician The Snoopy Silk silk jumps from hand to hand and inside breast pocket
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 26
The Great Christe The Christe Picture Frame picture appears on paper, inside a special frame
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 28
Henry Durkin The Golden Key large key vanishes from cone and appears threaded on ribbon behind screen
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 43
James Pipkin Minnie Mouse apparatus, Minnie Mouse changes clothes
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 51
Charlie Miller List of 40 Effects suitable for Children Shows
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 95
Oran Bailey Dent Trickities 3
  • "Watch Pocke" Gag
  • "Gone" Line
  • Production Gag
  • Rope Gimmick Tip
  • Liquid Air Hole Release
  • Balloon Breaking Gimmick
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 22
Janel Kid Trick With A Rope vanishing knot
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 39
Arthur C. Nelson Magic Helper passing out small certificate for helpers in the show
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 43
Allessandro Six Card Repeat children Christmas presentation
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 36
Unknown The Little Messenger puppet with cape, puppet vanishes only cape remains
Related to 1965 Magician's Magic 20
Ali Bongo Witch Switch hat (paper cone) changes color under handkerchief, sucker ending
Related to 1966 The Bongo Book 12
Bert Douglas Lines for Safety lines for shows about safety first
1968 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68) 54
Frank Pongrac Tips various ideas
  • Snkae Drawer Box
  • Blooming Stooge, German Sealed Milk Glass & Baker Shaker combination
  • Multiplying Billiard Balls & Cups and Balls combination
  • idea for Allerton's Aspirin Box
Inspired by 1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 137
Bruce Armstrong Paper Plate Caper various ideas with paper pie plates
  • Flying Saucers
  • Mod Glasses
  • Party Mask
  • Strongman Barbells
  • Jolly Green Giant's Button
  • Giant Yo Yo
  • Mod Earrings
  • Spring Bloomers
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 46
Lee Wayne Westgate Bowl Ideas as Le Wayne, fishbowl production ideas
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 135
Marcus Wielage Kid Shows can be Source of Experience, Profit
  • Where to Begin
  • Paying Dates
  • Toy Stores Pay Off
  • First Impressions Count
  • Mother Goose is Out
  • "Monkey see; Monkey do"
  • Physical Arrangements
  • You're in Control
1971 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 31) 155
Lloyd E. Jones Eggs-Actly! longer routine with eggs for children, egg bag, cake-in-the-pocket
1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 14) 69
Arthur Setterington Crazy Apron apron worn by kid falls on the floor during show, gag for "Baking a Cake"
1972 Straight Line Mysteries 12
John A. Novak Doing Magic for Children
  • Getting Bookings
  • "What Do You Do?"
  • Birthday Box
  • Relate to the Kids
  • Types of Tricks that Work
  • Setting Up and Shutting Down
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 123) 615
Alan Shaxon The Magical TV Set children program, based on a box designed like a TV
  • The Aerial
  • The TV Times
  • Tom & Jerry
  • Commercial Break
  • Egg Bag
  • Commercial Time Again
  • The Inevitable Western
  • The Funnel and Foo Can
  • The Givaway Show
  • Sade the Seal
  • Torn and Restored Serviette
  • Radio to Rabbit
1976 Practical Sorcery 49
Karrell Fox The "Fool-eroid" Camera rabbit production from camera box, comedy routine
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 117
Karrell Fox, Edwin, Michael Hooper, Jeffery Atkins Kolor-Kamera camera shown empty, silks change color inside, card silk suggestion
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 119
Karrell Fox "Sillysilk" Hats silks tied onto spectator's heads for colorful stage presence
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 187
Tommy Wonder Another Variation rising card with houlette prop, children material, brief
Also published here 1977 Jos Bema — Lecture 8
Karrell Fox An attitude and an - Illusion for Kids giant Hippity Hop Rabbits as tables
1979 Another Book 178
Piet Forton Grundsätzliches on magic for children
  • Allgemeine Voraussetzungen (general requirements)
  • Die Beziehung zum Kinde (the relationship to the child)
  • Zauberei und "Pädagogik" (magic and education)
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 2
Piet Forton Zur Entwicklungspsychologie developmental psychology and different age groups
  • Einführung
  • Altersgruppe I
  • Altersgruppe II
  • Altersgruppe III
  • Altersgruppe IV
  • Erwachsene
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 6
Piet Forton Auftrittsstil, Kleidung, Utensilien style, costume and props
  • Auftrittsstil
  • Kleidung
  • Utensilien
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 17
Piet Forton Geschäftlich-Kommerzielles Public-Relations
  • Kinderparties, Geburtstagsfeiern, kleinere Feste usw.
  • Geschäftsanlässe, Kindergruppen wie z.B. Pfadfinder u.a.
  • Grossanlässe auf der Bühne, in Supermärkten, Warenhäusern usw.
  • Kindergärten, Schulen, Sonderschulen, Kinderheime, Sanatorien usw.
  • Reklame, Werbung, Prospekte usw.
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 19
Piet Forton Kunststücke tricks
  • Vorbemerkungen
  • Beginn der Vorstellung, Kontaktnahme, Einstieg
  • Schluss der Vorstellung, Ausklang
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 27
Piet Forton Schlusswortgedanken on topical and memorable shows for children
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 41
Karrell Fox Kiddin' Silks silks put all over kid when produced, then he is changed into a "rabbit" by tying silk ears
1979 Another Book 165
Karrell Fox Colormixtrick performer writes the words RED, YELLOW, BLUE and GREEN with white chalk on slate, they change into colored writing
1979 Another Book 175
Karrell Fox Silken Sideshow children routine, large handkerchief with figures are held in front of children in kind of a circus freak show
1979 Another Book 189
Piet Forton Die drei Hasen sucker trick for children, wooden rabbit changes into clown
1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar - Kinderzauberei 30
Piet Forton Riesen homing Cards für Kinder Kaps' Homing Card with Jumbo cards, for children
Related to 1979 Das Piet Forton Seminar — Kinderzauberei 33
Karrell Fox "A Kristmas Karrell" Christmas themed patter for children show
1979 Another Book 173
Karrell Fox Wand-Two-Three gag wand routine
1979 Another Book 186
Karrell Fox The "Summer-Time" Wand wand "changes" into fan
1979 Another Book 186
Ali Bongo, David Nixon Ali Bongo's Experience
  • The Thread or Cotton
  • Shows for Children
  • The Needle Threading Addition
  • Jewelled Scabbard Gag
  • Humorous Gypsy Thread
  • Disposal of the Pieces
  • Breaking the Thread
  • Displaying the Pieces
  • David Nixon's Idea
  • The Bongo Gypsy Thread Suit
  • A Note on the Preparation
  • Chadwick's Mending Cotton versus Tacking Thread
  • Repeating Impromptu
  • Dany Ray
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 15
Richard Bartram, Jr. Close-Up Tips "Children" gag comic
1985 Close-Up of the Damned 31
Harold Sterling A "Sterling" Tip lin of baby clothes production from kid
1986 For My Next Trick... 85
Karrell Fox "Geni-Weenie" rubber sausage appears on lamp, gag
1986 For My Next Trick... 86
Karrell Fox "Tie N' Bow" tie is pivoted up as a giant bow tie
1986 For My Next Trick... 87
Karrell Fox Firecracker/Snakes firecracker tube explodes and spring snakes jump out, snake can
1986 For My Next Trick... 88
Karrell Fox "Dry Paint" sight-gag, paint can dumped into audience, red ribbon
1986 For My Next Trick... 90
Karrell Fox "Woofle" Bottle squeaking plastic bottle
1986 For My Next Trick... 170
Karrell Fox "Kidzropes"
1988 My Latest Book 70
Karrell Fox "Poppin Balloons" child shots with toy gun on balloon, it pops
1988 My Latest Book 69
Karrell Fox Thumb Fun performer trips over nail multiple times, hammers it in, giant thumb gag
1988 My Latest Book 72
Michael Close The Origami Bunny
  • Folding the Bunny
  • The Opening Bit
  • For Children (mini hat production)
  • For Adults #1 (coin production)
  • For Adults #2 (ear torn and restored)
  • Glossary of Origami Terms
1990 Workers Number 1 6
Jean Garance Eine Routine mit Seidenbändern und einem Changierbeutel ribbons in bag become ribbon rings, then they link, form a large ring and disappear at the end, with child assistant
1990 Jean Garance 6
Karrell Fox Silkenbac silk vanishes from paper cone, reappears on child's back
1991 Goodies 58
Harald Kurz Zum Daumenschreiber about the nail writer, application for children
  • Der Daumenschreiber im Kinderprogramm
1991 Hardcore 29
Aldo Colombini Twist child selects card with animal, performer divines it by twisting balloon behind back
1991 FISM Lecture Notes 15
Karrell Fox Refreshment Time apparently full paper cups tossed into audience, confetti and milk pitcher
1991 Goodies 53
Karrell Fox Here Doggy rubber sausage appears from top hat, sight gag
1991 Goodies 62
Karrell Fox The Vanishing Kid kid covered with large silks, apparently isn't found by performer
1991 Goodies 63
Norman Beck Hatzoo routine for children, named animal is apparently produced from a hat, sponge turtle changes into a sponge bunny
1993 The Minotaur (Vol. 5 No. 1) 10
Alan Shaxon Versiegeltes Glück different colored cups, bag with silks, children get candies in the remaining cup is money
1994 Alan Shaxon Lecture 35
Karrell Fox Jet-Settings backdrop for parlour or children performances
1995 Much Ado About Something 98
Karrell Fox The Unfinished Palette mismade silks, blendo type effect in which small colored silks are merged with color palette on big silk
1995 Much Ado About Something 72
Karrell Fox Traffic-Trick black and white traffic light on silk becomes colorful, teaching about traffic safety
1995 Much Ado About Something 78
Karrell Fox Never Say "Dye" eggs become colorful easter eggs in change bag
1995 Much Ado About Something 134
Karrell Fox The "Hare-Tar" torn and restored strip into paper rabbit, corny gag
Inspired by 1995 Much Ado About Something 68
Karrell Fox Willie The Worm spring snake from snake can comes out of apple apparently
1995 Much Ado About Something 76
Karrell Fox How's Ticks? stethoscope comedy prop made from plunger
1995 Much Ado About Something 80
Karrell Fox The Family Album large album on easel, faces on different sheets that can move their mouths, idea
1995 Much Ado About Something 104
Tommy Wonder Rabbit Rouser rising card with houlette prop, children material
Also published here 1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 276
Dan Garrett The Mouse That Roared animated mouse puppet
Also published here
  • marketed item
1996 Top 10 13
Alexander de Cova Straßenzauberkunst - Eine kleine Abhandlung article about street magic
1. Einleitung
2. Voraussetzungen (table, pouch, where to perform, ...)
3. Das erste Mal (the first time)
4. Wie man ein Publikum gewinnt (crowd building)
5. Das Einsammeln des Geldes (collecting money)
6. Andere Kollegen... (colleagues)
7. Werbung (promotion)
8. Kinder im Publikum (children in the audience)
9. Kreativität
10. Trickauswahl & Literaturangaben (repertoire and source)
1998 Secrets No. 2 87
Don Alan Choo-Choo Train Prop for Kid Shows
Also published here 2000 In a Class by Himself — The Legacy of Don Alan 235
Karl Fulves Why Did The Chicken "Hex Squared can be made suitable for children under age 12."
2001 Hex Squared 78
Eric Mead When Children Walk With Canes presentation for appearing cane with picture cards
Also published here 2003 Reflexions 11
Eric Mead Bunny Bill Swindle using Bob Neale's bunny bill fold, kids are conned out of 9$ in the process
Also published here 2003 Collexion 13
David Kaye Proud To Be A Kid Show Magician
  • Children Are Different Than Adults
  • Children Are Like Drunks!
  • Have No Fear
2005 Seriously Silly 15
David Kaye Client 1347: The Sultan of Brunei
2005 Seriously Silly 17
David Kaye The Origins of Performing Magic For Children
2005 Seriously Silly 19
David Kaye Client 529: Susan Sarandon
2005 Seriously Silly 23
David Kaye Learning Real Magic Words
2005 Seriously Silly 27
David Kaye What Is Magic To A Child?
2005 Seriously Silly 28
David Kaye Your First Steps: 10 Steps to Understanding Children's Magic 1. You must like children or at least fake it well.
2. Speak to children as you would an adult.
3. Emphasize the entertainment over the effect.
4. Eliminate distractions.
5. "I know that one" doesn't always mean that.
6. Go with the flow and be willing to go off script.
7. Children love participating.
8. Explain the plot and keep plots simple.
9. Make pop culture references.
10. Have fun.
2005 Seriously Silly 31
David Kaye Different Shows For Different Ages
2005 Seriously Silly 36
David Kaye How To Maximize a Child Volunteer 1. Asking for a volunteer.
2. Choosing the right volunteer.
3. Make the child feel welcomed.
4. Dress up your volunteer.
5. Empower the child.
6. Reward your assistant.
2005 Seriously Silly 46
David Kaye Client 4421: David Letterman
2005 Seriously Silly 49
David Kaye It's Not The Destination, It's The Ride
2005 Seriously Silly 53
David Kaye You're So Silly! - Adding Comedy Elements To Your Routines
  • Incongruity
  • Magician In Trouble
  • Silly Words
  • Funny Props
  • Exaggeration
  • Repetition
2005 Seriously Silly 57
David Kaye It's Behind You! - Adding Interaction and Involvement Elements To Your Routines
  • Laughing
  • Saying the Magic Word
  • Physical Actions with the Magic Words
  • Physical Actions with the Specific Routine
  • Pointing/"Look"
  • Correcting Verbal Mistakes
2005 Seriously Silly 67
David Kaye Mommy, I Did Magic! - Adding Empowerment Elements To Your Routines
  • Empowering Children With Knowledge
  • Empowering Children With Skill
2005 Seriously Silly 74
David Kaye Once Upon a Time - Adding Storytelling Elements To Your Routines
  • Set-Up
  • Creating a Plot
  • Boy Meets Girl
  • The Need For A Strong Ending
  • The Complete Resolution Ending
  • The "Waa, Waa, Waa, Waa" Ending
  • Tricks That Have No Ending
2005 Seriously Silly 81
David Kaye Honey, How Did He Do That? - Extra Credit - Entertaining the Adults In Your Audiences
2005 Seriously Silly 90
David Kaye Whatever You Do, Don't Read This - Adding Ad-libs to Your Routines
2005 Seriously Silly 97
David Kaye Teach Them First, Then They Know
2005 Seriously Silly 110
David Kaye Incorporating These Principles Into Your Routines
2005 Seriously Silly 112
David Kaye Client 3719: Bruce Springsteen
2005 Seriously Silly 116
David Kaye The Silly Billy Distraction Progression Theory
2005 Seriously Silly 121
David Kaye "I Know That One" Doesn't Always Mean That
2005 Seriously Silly 123
David Kaye Five Steps To Solving Any Performing Problem 1. Prevention
2. Use Humor
3. Ask Nicely
4. Ask More Forcefully
5. Stop The Show and Call For Help
2005 Seriously Silly 125
David Kaye Solving The Top 10 Problems of Performing For Children
2005 Seriously Silly 129
David Kaye Client 5108: Madonna
2005 Seriously Silly 146
David Kaye Putting it All Together
  • The Warm-Up
  • The Opening
  • The Body of the Show
  • The Climax
  • Extra Credit
2005 Seriously Silly 151
David Kaye Where The Heck Is That Darn Line?
2005 Seriously Silly 154
David Kaye Chasing Pigeons - The Importance of Power in a Child's Life
2005 Seriously Silly 156
David Kaye Bideford, We Have a Problem
2005 Seriously Silly 158
David Kaye Concluding Thoughts
2005 Seriously Silly 160
David Kaye Appendix I - The Cognitive Development of a Child Tabulates what a kid knows at what age
2005 Seriously Silly 161
David Kaye Appendix II - Magician/Child Dictionary Translating typical magician terms into words children understand
2005 Seriously Silly 162
David Kaye Appendix III - Tricks For Your Kid Show That You Already Own
2005 Seriously Silly 163
David Kaye Three Routines for the Same Effect
  • Vanishing a Silk For 3 To 6-Year-Olds
  • Vanishing a Silk For 7 to 9-Year-Olds
  • Vanishing a Silk For 10 To 13-Year-Olds
2005 Seriously Silly 40
David Kaye The Bread Trick Red transform to white handkerchief, white handkerchief change into bread, then change back to red
2005 Seriously Silly 63
David Kaye The Crystal Tube Three silks placed into clear tube, come out knotted together (Tenyo trick)
2005 Seriously Silly 70
David Kaye Presidential Mis-Made Flag Three silks fuse to form American flag, with comedy routine
2005 Seriously Silly 77
David Kaye Vanishing Coke Baba Coke bottle shrinks, then transforms into baby milk bottle
2005 Seriously Silly 86
David Kaye Milk Pitcher Plus Milk poured into newspaper cone, vanishes
2005 Seriously Silly 93
David Kaye The World's Best Coloring Book Routine Coloring book routine
2005 Seriously Silly 105
Eric Mead The Bunny-Bill Swindle using Bob Neale's bunny bill fold, kids are conned out of 9$ in the process
Also published here 2006 Tangled Web 49
Eric Mead When Children Walk with Canes presentation for appearing cane with picture cards
Also published here 2006 Tangled Web 179
Stevie Ray Christian One in a Million handing out a fake million-dollar bill
  • As an Encore
  • Upon Receiving a Tip
  • Special Occasions
  • Something Special for a Boss or Other Bigwig
  • For Children
2006 Switch 289
Ron Bauer The Big Bag of Tricks & the Little Black Hat structure for a routine for children using a paper bag and a hat with slips with trick names
  • Synopsis of the David Ginn Version
  • Outline of Format
  • Props for the Basic Outfit
  • Finally
  • Alternative Continuity Presentation Using a "Stamp Album" or "Coloring Book" Type Gimmick...
2008 The Ron Bauer 2008 Lecture 7
Paul Osborne The World's Greatest Clown Camera
  • Osborne Illusions
gag sequence with camera prop, DVD footage given to birthday boy
Feb. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 2) 18
Trevor Lewis The Banana Routine humorous routine with two children, coin apparently travels to banana but boy eats it and coin is produced with wand from his mouth
2009 Routines Matter 29
Trevor Lewis Birthday Button hindu thread presentation, using large button
2009 Routines Matter 92
Roberto Giobbi Tricks for Children list
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue Aug 27) 257
Jörg Alexander Weber, John Carney Zaubermaus puppet mouse appears and vanishes
Inspired by 2011 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 3 20
Paul Romhany Bunny Repeat five card repeat presentation with rabbit images
2011 Six Card Repeat 23
Patrick Page Repeat Flag Production silk flags produced from purse
2011 Magic Page by Page 236
Patrick Page, Cliff Lount Chameleon Clown clown printed on paper, clothes change color when put in envelope, sucker element
2011 Magic Page by Page 242
Patrick Page Ooooorange? in the hands monte, with jumbo cards and pictures of two empty and one full glass
Related to 2011 Magic Page by Page 250
David Acer Holiday Miracle tiny Christmas lightbulb flashes while child sings Christmas carol, then given out
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Genii, Dec. 2009
2011 More Power to You 21
Patrick Page It's My Turn Now using a breakaway wand for a kids show
2011 Magic Page by Page 296
Joaquín Matas Sobre las Actuaciones Infantiles y Familiares on family and children shows
2016 A Fuego Lento — Volumen II 261
Joaquín Matas El Cinturón de Tortura routine for George Kovari's Passing Water
2016 A Fuego Lento — Volumen II 269
Michael Sondermeyer Der Bananentrick children routine for Jastrow Illusion, with paper bananas
2019 Seminar 2019 30
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay Dealing with Children and the Unexpected Rule 0: Know your stuff
Rule 1: React positively to the situation
Rule 2: Refocus quickly
Rule 3: Take control if you have to
Rule 4: The audience is on your side
2020 Parlour Tricks 148
Andi Gladwin Silent Movie spectator and performer have a deck each and mirror each others movements in silence, they cut to the same card, including a water spit-out gag
Inspired by
  • "The Mirror" (Allan Kronzek, Artful Deceptions, 2017)
2020 The Boy Who Cried Magic 211