Written by Robert Albo, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg, Eric C. Lewis

1973
Work of David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg, Theo "Okito" Bamberg

230 pages (Hardcover), published by San Francisco Book Company
Illustrated with photographs and drawings.
Language: English

(62 entries)

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Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Robert Albo Foreword
xi
Eric C. Lewis Introduction
xiii
Robert Albo, Eric C. Lewis, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Bambergs and Okito
1
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Great Angling Trick aerial fishing, three fish appear with a rod
31
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Riddle of the Rabbit break-away box, rabbit vanish
34
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Water Bowl Production huge bowl under large foulard
37
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Okito Card Frame torn pieces of a card appear in card frame one by one where the card is found restored
Related toVariations 40
Eric C. Lewis The Eric Lewis Revised Model of the Okito Card Frame
Inspired by 46
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Transposition Extraordinary cards in glass under a glass goblet, selections appear one by one on front of the deck, briefly covered with a handkerchief
Related to
  • "Okito on Magic"
Variations
49
Theo "Okito" Bamberg A Suggestion for the Contemporary Performer Transposition Extraordinary with a Houlette on a rod instead of special table
Inspired by 50
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Silken Transposition Extraordinary red handkerchief placed in closed bottle on a table transposes with yellow handkerchief in the hand
Also published here
  • "Okito's Transposition Extraordinary" in "Genii" Vol. 11. May, 1947. P. 272.
50
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Restless Spheres three balls with different colors are placed into a tube where they change the order several times
53
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Butterfly Trick tissue paper is torn and pieces placed in small chest, then paper butterflies fly through the air and back into the chest, with a fan
55
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Mysterious Dove dove disappears in small hanging box
56
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Bird Cage dove appears in cage
58
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Hindoo Inkwell small box to vanish object like a watch, with two cut-glass inkwells
59
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, Joe Berg Nest of Boxes ring in nest of boxes, two methods
61
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Handkerchief Gun to vanish a handkerchief
63
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Mandarin Jewel Caskets boxes placed in a casket transform into a doll
Related to
  • "Okito on Magic"
65
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Card Star chosen cards appear at the ends of a star
Related to 71
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Cut & Restored Ribbon in a frame, apparatus
73
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Color Changing Candle colors of handkerchief and candle transpose, apparatus
76
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Matter Thru Matter canvas of fabric is penetrated and unharmed
Related to
  • Will Goldston's "Magazine of Magic" December, 1914.
79
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Box production box, to produce a rabbit and flowers
84
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, Joe Berg Zombie Cabinet cabinet for Zombie ball, ball vanishes eventually or changes into a skull
87
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Tea Canister Mystery object from canister travels to other canister, then fish appears
89
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Flip-Over Vanish animal vanishes from a box
92
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Sleeve Production phantom / ghost tube variation, production of handkerchiefs
95
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Magical Incubator bird in a cage appears in canister
Related to 96
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Mignon production box, four sides can drop down
98
Joe Berg, Theo "Okito" Bamberg Ring on Wand rings with different colors, one is selected threaded on a ribbon and placed in a box, Wand is then pushed through the box and ring travels from ribbon on the wand, locking jap-box
100
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Visible Block Penetration tube is pierced with two pieces of glass, block visibly penetrates through glass
103
Charles K. Hayden, Theo "Okito" Bamberg, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Fu-Manchu Hand Chopper
104
Robert Albo The Substitution Principle
107
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Confetti Trick glass is filled with confetti from a box, confetti changes into rabbit, uses the Substitution Principle
108
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Gobi Bowl bowl is filled with confetti from a box, confetti changes into water, uses the Substitution Principle
110
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Jewel Chest Mystery box with objects from the audience vanishes and appears again, uses the Substitution Principle
112
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Linking Chain Links loose chain links link together in a glass, uses the Substitution Principle
115
Robert Albo, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg, Eric C. Lewis "Where Did the Ducks Go?" - A Discussion on Origins and Methods on the history of the break-a-way box to make a duck disappear
119
Theo "Okito" Bamberg "Where Did the Ducks Go?" - The Okito Versions three versions, box to make ducks disappear, break-a-way type
120
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg "Where Did the Ducks Go?" - The Fu-Manchu Version box to make ducks disappear, break-a-way type
122
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Alphabet Block block vanishes from box and appears in hat, similar to the die-box
125
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, David Tobias Bamberg Checker Cabinet box with three doors, pile of checkers placed under a tube and a glass with a handkerchief into the box, transposition
127
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Scare Mask and Dove dove vanishes from mouth of a hanging mask and appears in casket
132
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Multum in Parvo animals are produced from two boxes, loading system with chair and tip-over mechanism
136
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Dolls and the Lanterns production of lanterns, with lights
139
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Color Changing Wand in a cabinet
141
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Crystal Casket dove appears in clear casket
145
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito's Miraculous Production production of objects from empty box and clearly shown table
147
Julia Bamberg Intermission: The Bamberg "Gerunte" recipe for green soup
149
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Mat Trick production of flowers, huge tube and other objects behind suspended mat
  • Construction
  • Setting Up
  • The Harness for the Performer
  • The Harness for the Assistant
  • The Mat
  • The Operation
153
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, Carl Rosini, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Triple Production three metal bowls containing five ducks appear under handkerchiefs
160
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Fu-Manchu Super Production production of several animals and objects under a cloth
166
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Eight Glasses Production tray with eight glasses filled with liquid are produced
172
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito's Famous Floating Ball "The history, mechanics, routine & technique"
175
Robert Albo, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg, Eric C. Lewis Fu-Manchu - History & Show
191
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Stage Magic Technique on performing on stage, TV, presentation, know-how and the future of magic
198
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Magic Book person appears from giant book
206
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Flash Appearances "Flash Illusion", appearance of a person
212
Cyril Yettmah, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Girl from the Light girl appears in shadow box
Related to 215
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Cremation Illusion assistant is burnt in a cabinet and skeleton can be seen, then assistant appears somewhere else
219
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Pendulum Illusion ( Visible Sawing)
224