14 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gags & Curiousities / Skullocation
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Big Skull pack placed in spectator's mouth, who is then tapped on the head. All cards, except selection fall out
Also published here 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 221) 885
Gustl Schieb Wie Gustl Schieb, Wien seinen "Karli" vorführt handling for skullocation
1952 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 4) 39
Jolly E. Erikson Jolly Skullocation using Skullocation with a living and dead test
1955 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 16 No. 6) 360
Guy Thompson Dexter the Dexterous using Bill Nord's "Skull-ocation" and a story about Gulliver's Travels, card is located with miniature skull
1970 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 1) 1
Stephen Minch Death's Grip card is found with small skull on chain (Skull-ocation)
1974 The Book of Thoth 26
Bob Ostin Skullocation Routine
Also published here 1976 ca. Sleightly Surprising 5
Ken Brooke Read "Another" Again ideas with double-stick tape
  • card sticks to bald head
  • Utility
  • Skullocation
  • A Pot
  • Red Tape
Also published here 1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 186
Ken De Courcy The Cat cat design for paper fortune teller fold, can be used for Skullocation
1980 Blue Spotitis 17
Unknown Skullocation Life pack placed in spectator's mouth, who is then tapped on the head. All cards, except selection fall out
Also published here June 1981 Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 2) 74
Ken Brooke Verschiedenes ideas with double-stick tape
  • Die Glatzenproduktion (card sticks to bald head)
  • Hilfsmittel
  • Skullocation
  • Tischpräparation
  • Bandproduktion
Also published here 1997 Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 1) 34
Unknown Skullocation deck in bulldog clip, all cards fall out except selection
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 2) 67
Bob Ostin Skullocation Routine
Also published here 2005 Bob Ostin — A Lifetime of Magical Inventions 134
John Scarne Skullo-Card chosen card appears in jaws of plastic skull
Inspired by
  • Bill Nord's "Skullo-cation" (marketed 1948)
2006 Prolix (Issue 1) 29
Jack Avis "Skullo" Handling chosen card left in jaws of plastic skull
2006 Rara Avis 125