Christopher, Milbourne: Tips on Tricks
1942 1st Edition, Berland's Original Creations, IL
Softcover, saddle-stitched, 5.5x8.5", 26 pages
Tips on Tricks
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Comments: "Tricks, suggestions, routines, patter, openings, closings, presentations...with a chapter on Night Club Magic written in collaboration with Russell Swann." First of a series of three, the other two being More Tips on Tricks and 100 Latest Tips on Tricks.

Contents:

3 Introduction

5 Part One Tips on Tricks
5 A Surprise Opening
5 Watch the Handkerchief
6 The Secret Snake
6 Vanishing Alarm Clock
7 Up In Flames
7 Cafeteria Close-Up
7 Wintery Wind-Up
7 Propaganda Payoff
7 Magical Marksmanship
8 Silent Fourth
8 Chalk One Up
8 Cigarette Holder to Silk
8 Single Stamp
9 Wand Suggestion
9 Scotch Finish
9 And How
9 Opening Lines
10 Flash Flowers
10 Tied Up
10 Encore
10 Square Circle Suggestion
10 Two Toppers
11 Ronald Magic Rabbit
12 Telltale Flower
12 It Shrinks
12 Dolling Up the Dollhouse
12 Fancy Finish
12 Clear Count
13 Making Money
13 The Go Between
14 Further Out of This World
14 No More Gas
14 Zipper Banana
14 Papa Gag
15 Pencil Tip
15 Getting the Bird
15 Sagacious Rabbit
15 Rope Openings
16 Sock Finish
16 Patriotic Bunny
16 Into the Stretch
16 Rubber Covers
16 Cigarette Tips

17 Part Two Night Club Act
17 A Blare of Trumpets
18 A Pin Please
18 Introducing the Magician
18 The Rising Cane
18 The Vanishing Glass
19 Successful Conclusion
19 Money to Burn
20 Bullet Catching
20 Spilled Goldfish
20 Premiere
20 His Super Set
21 Red Yellow or Blue
21 The Lemon Again

23 Part Three Up From the Audience
23 Spectator to Stage Strategy
24 Getting Numbers
24 Mustache Tipoff
25 Taking Advantage
25 Surprising Assistants
26 After Piece



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