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Holmes, Donald: Donald Holmes' Bag O' Tricks Number 1
©1923 Donald Holmes, Kansas City, MO
Softcover, saddle-stitched, 16 pages
Bag O' Tricks
Image courtesy e-Bay seller JayAndLefty
Donald Holmes' Bag O' Tricks Number 1

Comments: Donald Holmes marketed all the props needed for these tricks


1 Introduction: the setting of your magic act
2 A Wand, Some Silks and a Candle: an act using the vanishing wand, a Black Art table, etc.
7 The Sliding Coin Box and Silver Boxes: combining props for a coin to ball of wool routine
9 The Card and Frame: torn and restored card to sand frame
11 Holmes' Original Watch Combination: watch manipulation starting with a damaged spectator's watch