Written by Alan Shaxon

Work of Alan Shaxon

77 pages (Hardcover), published by A Goodliffe Publication
Illustrated with drawings by Dennis.
Language: English

(24 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Francis White Foreword
Alan Shaxon This Magic Business performing venues 1
Alan Shaxon The Cane and Cigarette Holder cane, lit cigarette and cigarette holder vanish, then cigarette and holder are reproduced and the holder turns into the cane, vanishing & appearing cane 7
Alan Shaxon Burning Match taking a lit match from the jacket, gimmick 8
Alan Shaxon A Milky Opening routine where milk disappears in a paper cone and in a hat, with glasses 11
Alan Shaxon, Oswald Rae It's a Hold-Up! ring, watch and bill disappear from handkerchief and reappear at finger, arm and in walletRelated toAlso published here 14
Alan Shaxon Ultimate Nudist Deck Inspired by
  • Edward Victor's "The New Nudist Deck" in "My Best Card Trick" by Harry Baron
Alan Shaxon Switching a Pack of Cards 24
Alan Shaxon Once Again!!! selection is found at named number, then at stopped position, then wrong card turns into selection and finally the balloon stand 25
Alan Shaxon Three Cards Fly Again with handkerchiefRelated toAlso published here 28
Unknown Jinx Switch 29
Alan Shaxon, Tommy Scott The Watch in Bottle! coin in bottle, then watch to nest of boxesRelated to 33
Alan Shaxon The Banknote in Walnut bill in walnut in egg in lemon, serial number divination to startInspired by 37
Alan Shaxon Triple Reading three cards in envelopes, color, number and amount of lose change is divined 43
Alan Shaxon Card Mentalism for Two four people select a card and card is put in envelope, then one envelope is chosen, medium knows who's card it is and reveals it's identity 46
Alan Shaxon A Super Brainwave Pack invisible deck with odd back kicker, backs can be shown, two decks 48
Alan Shaxon Easy Load Razor Blades preparation of thread reelRelated to 53
Alan Shaxon Packing Case Substitution substitution trunk, designed so it can be examined beforehand 56
Alan Shaxon The Hydrostatic Glass 59
Alan Shaxon The Magical Compère joke for MC work, balloon bangs 65
Alan Shaxon By Popular Request! MC trick, spectator can decide who comes next, and what they have to do, forcing the program of the evening 68
Alan Shaxon In Person! MC trick, a name is chosen from a booklet containing artists as well as his telephone number, the number appears on a slate, the picture of the artist in a frame and the artist performs next, forcing the artist 70
Alan Shaxon The Magician's Furniture performing table 75
Alan Shaxon In Conclusion 77