50 entries in Light & Fire / Fire
  
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown La Lampe Sympatique lamp can be blown out with a tube even when tube is pointed to other direction La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 41
Unknown How to terrify such as are entirely unacquainted with the Nature of Phosphorus writing and drawing on walls, glowing in the dark, lighting a match Breslaw's Last Legacy 96
Unknown The Bowls of Water and Bowls of Fire produced from a Shawl Modern Magic 371
Unknown Cardboard Figures Blow Out and Light a Candle non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 306
Carl Anderson, W. G. Edwards Tricks of the Trade compilation of tips on:
1. painting metal
2. glueing cloth
3. table tops
4. painting tables
5. table tops
6. "Anderson Inlaid Top"
7. silk handkerchief quality
8. sheet brass
9. soft & hard brass
10. velvet
11. brass tubing
12. "lighted candle from pocket"
13. candle oil
14. servante for glass of water
15. thread
16. wax
The Art of Magic 289
l'Homme Masqué Magically Lighting a Candle or Cigarette gimmick on ring The Art of Magic 333
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins Bottled Sunshine longer routine, tissue paper bursts into in fire, hole is burnt in a playing card with a reading-glass, three candles catch alight, third candle begins to melt Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 90
Jean Hugard Production of the First Thimble: Various Methods five ways to produce a single thimble in a dramatic manner, some involving fire/flash paper Thimble Magic 20
Roy Chapman A Practical Flashpot Greater Magic 875
Lenz Glowing Embers eating fakir stunt The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 412
George Delaney A Magnetic Personality - magnetic/mesmerised cards
- buzzing sound when touching metal
- fire flash in the dark
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 61) 438
Abril Lamarque Match Gag gag in which match doesn't go out and is then put in pocket lightened The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 75) 498
Theodore Annemann Paper Burns by Itself phosphor spit on it The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 109) 652
Earl Morgan Rising Flame flame from match floats up to light cigarette Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 15
Joan Brandon The Flaming Punch flame from liquid, piece for a magic bar routine My Best 292
James Upchurch Cold Fire - The Magic Torch fake blow torch, effects with cold fire (bulb of flash light), melting metal, boiling water and more Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 15
L. Hopple, Ed. Prendergast Aladdin's Lamp handkerchief turns into lighted lamp Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 30
Billy McComb William's Hot Book flames from a bookRelated to The First Book of William 32
Billy McComb William Amid the Fakirs gazing at a match causing it to ignite The First Book of William 42
Tony Corinda Novel Revelation of a Selected Word page is set on fire, everything burns down except a circle with the selected word Book Tests 212
Sam Lebeoff A Canticle candle does not extinguish underneath glass, but when it is removed The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 3) 233
Amedeo Vacca Flash Teatro fire flashs appear in the hands, opening Amedeo's Continental Magic 18
Jan Heins, Carl Lauchli Firewater gag, with a lighter a burst of flame comes from a half empty drink Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 4) 343
Jock Crombie A Gag From Crombo lighter gag Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 11) 280
Al Mann Dinner Table Yoga playing with a burning cotton ball, eventually eating it Mental-Ettes 10
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)
Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 5) 514
Fred Robinson, Bob Hamilton Where There's Smoke - bar bet with a match box
- matchbox and coin, divine if heads or tails, stooge
- match in hand, matchbox balanced on back of the hand, box is tossed and match ignited
- remove flame from lighter to light cigarette, gag
Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 10) 588
Karrell Fox, Fred Robinson, Martin Breese, Fred Snooks Where There's Smoke - smoking thumb, by inhaling smoke of a match (sent in by Martin Breese)
- smoke a matchbox
- split a burning match to give fire
- extinguish a match by blowing in the opposite sleeve, paper match (Karrel Fox)
- joke, matches and water (Fred Snooks)
Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 11) 603
John Cornelius Fireworks "Curiosities"
lit match is placed behind back and comes out out (gag), then in repeat it comes out lit again
The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1181
Van Cleve Curse of Darkness "Curiosities"
candle is lighted, flame shrinks to glow and expands again
Also published here
  • "Curse of Darkness" (Van Cleve, Weird Magic)
The Chronicles (Issue 15) 1211
Al Mann Pyro-Sorcery newspaper starts burning by willpower, 8 methods The Shattered Chalice 1
Unknown Arrested Oxidation paper does not burn until performer wants to The Shattered Chalice 5
Paul Harris Heart Burn corner of card stroken on match-book, ignites and burns Close-up Fantasies Finalé 99
Unknown Fireworks No. 14, orange peeling squeezed over flame 101 Psychic Tests 6
Al Mann Card Location No. 15, selection is found by holding it over a flame and little fireworks is seen 101 Psychic Tests 6
Al Mann Fireballs No. 17, in dark seance room 101 Psychic Tests 6
Al Mann Causing Beutifull Explosions in the Seance Room No. 25, glowing bubbles explode when set on fire 101 Psychic Tests 7
Unknown The Tongues of Hades No. 91, flames are seen in dark seance room 101 Psychic Tests 26
Unknown The Flame Thru the Hanky flame of lighter is moved around handkerchief, no harm Magic from the Parade #1 6
Steve Beam Flash Finale flames from coin purse, as a finale to The Thing, gag The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 12) 196
John Kennedy Haunted Candle Flame candle flame travels around Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 8) 18
Gary Hipp Scorcher match burns and apparently performer forgets it, it burns without burning the fingers The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 19) 323
Asako Suda Cane from Fireball New Magic Of Japan 43
Karl Fulves Sparky spark-plug releases sparks in hand, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 52) 261
Michael Weber Flame Thrower improvised flash divice, flame thrower Life Savers 92
Paul Harris Heartburn corner of card stroken on match-book, ignites and burns The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 65
Jay Sankey Voodoo Card signed and lost in deck, a white index card is folded in quarters and selected card is found folded in the deck. Then corner of selected card is burnt, and index card is found to be burnt in the corner too Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 25
Eric Mead A Fine Howdy Do lighter produced, flame turns to quarter, switches with copper in spectator's hand Tangled Web 9
Oliver Meech Flaming Voodoo Paper held by performer bursts into flames The Plot Thickens 64
John Houdi Burning Things on Stage tip to avoid failing lighter Vortex 172