12 entries in Pen/Pencil / Puzzle
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To Palance a Lead Pencil puzzle
1902 The Modern Conjurer 302
Theodore Annemann Pencil Routine outline, combining puzzles, gags, effects
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 23) 142
Everett Lyda Who Gets the Prize humorous routine for Loop Pencil puzzle, as competition with two spectators
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 6
Fred Robinson, Mark Weston, Tommy Wonder Where There's Smoke pencil gag, magnetic (Mark Weston)
flame of a lighter and handkerchief (Jos Bema / Tommy Wonder)
Jan. 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 514
Karl Fulves Tale Twister No. 55, variation on Elmsley's Twister with two pens
Inspired by 1981 Self-Working Table Magic 68
Sam Lloyd Buttonholed No. 89, pen with looped string through button hole, puzzle
1981 Self-Working Table Magic 112
Ken Allen Loophole Logic No. 90, pen with looped string through handle of mug, puzzle
Also published here 1981 Self-Working Table Magic 114
G. W. Hunter The Snapper No. 91, snapper with cap and pen
1981 Self-Working Table Magic 114
Unknown The Hands Only No. 92, pen clipped between thumbs is twisted in other position which is impossible to duplicate
1981 Self-Working Table Magic 115
Unknown Passing a Pencil Through a Loop of String Half as Long as the Pencil No. 9, pencil with string through coat button hole
1983 101 Psychic Tests 3
Unknown Pencil-in-Buttonhole Method without jacket
Oct. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 10) 838
Ken Allen Mugged pencil with string loop and mug
Related toAlso published here 1993 Rigmarole (Issue 4) 43