25 entries in Ashtray/Ashes
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Charles Roe Thought Ablaze ashes on arm for card revelation The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Unknown The Numbers on the Arm ashes rubbed on arm, writing appears Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 189
M. Van Reese Assisted by the Dead name appears on arm, ashes My Best 213
Don Tanner Ashes to Ashes name written on a billet and burnt, ashes put on a second billet and eventually name appears The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 234) 936
Don Alan Ashes... smudge of ashes penetrates hand of spectator and appears in his palm, first shown to Don Alan by Jim Ryan Pretty Sneaky 43
John Howie Psychicoin spirit taps, with coin and ashtray, eventually coin penetrates ashtrayInspired by
  • L. Vosburgh Lyon's "The Tapping Ball" in Bruce Elliott's "Magic as a Hobby"
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 348) 219
Roger Klause Ashes To Ashes smudge of ashes penetrates hand of spectator and appears in his palm The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 240
Juan Tamariz El Espiritu de las Cenizas Reveladores name of selection is written on a napkin which is then burnt, ashes are put on a second napkin and name of card appears Aprenda Ud. Magia 126
Unknown The Old Ash Trick The Magic of Francis Carlyle 86
Philip T. Goldstein Burnt Offerings assistant reads ashes of a burnt business card and reveals a chosen ESP symbol The Blue Book of Mentalism 7
Philip T. Goldstein Tephramantic Brainwave card written on a piece of paper and burnt, ashes rubbed on an envelope and the name of the card appears, inside the envelope is a deck with the chosen card reversed, wax swami The Blue Book of Mentalism 8
Al Mann Don Pedro story of Don Pedro from Buenos Aires, witnessing a center tear and ashes on arm routine in 1926 The Tesseract 18
Tom Gagnon Educated Dollar Bill bill crawls underneath wallet in tent configuration, then under ashtray and back
- The Bill and Wallet
- Gaining Slack In The Thread
- Himber Plus Cardini
- The Bill and the Ashtray
- Notes by Karl Fulves
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue 27) 1325
Al Mann The Book from Sumer word from a book is noted and billet burnt, performer opens book at the page and ashes are rubbed on page, chosen word appears Cero-Mentics 14
Joseph Dunninger A Visit to a Billet Medium carbon paper in book Master Billet Tests 11
Richard Osterlind Updated Ashes on Arm secret writing The Surrounded Slow-Motion Center Tear 14
Gary Plants Headboard ashes on bald head The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 20) 345
Gerald Deutsch Sweet Disappearance Ashtray Disappearance Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 5) 1783
John Carney Final Trace deck wrapped in napkin vanishes, napkin is burned and on arm name of card appears after rubbing of ashes Carneycopia 19
Michael Weber Powers of Dimness index fingers on spectator's eyelids, ashtray starts to levitateRelated to
  • Howard Thurston's "200 Tricks You Can Do" p. 180
Life Savers 71
Michael Weber United Divinations ashes on arm, impromptu Devil's Handkerchief to force a billetRelated to Life Savers 86
Unknown A Voodoo Ritual presentation for ashes in the hand Mastering the Art of Magic 137
Eugene Burger Ashes on the Palm for Non-Smokers Mastering the Art of Magic 221
Luke Jermay PK Lipstick mixture of Banachek's PK Touches and ashes to palm (with lipstick)Inspired by The Coral Fang 30
Roberto Giobbi Voodoo tips for ashes on hand Hidden Agenda (Issue Apr 5) 100