32 entries in Clothing / Jacket
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Wilhelm Schiele Das Bändchen am Rockaufschlag rubber piece behind lapel to hold things Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 188
Stanley Collins A New Ropes and Rings Experiment similar to Grandmother's Necklace, with jacket, ropes and ringsRelated to Original Magical Creations 84
John B. Ward Knife Thru Coat borrowed pocket knife with newspaper through jacket Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 4) 1
Han Ping Chien, George LaFollette, Danny Morris Gaglet Department - appearance and vanish of a bowl bit (Han Ping Chien)
- on the Lota Bowls (Lafolette)
- lose thread pulled from jacket gag (Morris)
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 15) 62
Shaman Big Man! person grows and shrinks, gag The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 112
Clayton Rawson Strip Tease undressing a man's vest without taking off the jacket, then removing someone's tie and shirt, stooge The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 497
Horace E. Bennett Knife Through Coat with pocket knife and newspaper The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 322) 96
Unknown The Puzzling Loop Topological puzzle, loop of rope can escape from loop formed by a person's arm (person must be wearing vest) Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 86
Unknown Reversing the Vest Person wearing vest, hands are clasped together. Vest can be turned inside out without unclasping hands. Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 86
Unknown Removing the Vest Vest can be removed from body without removing coat Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 87
Tony Corinda (14) The Waistcoat Escape removing waistcoat and leaving jacket on, while one hand is held by spectator Mediumistic Stunts 284
Gene Kirk "Aller et Retour" feather found on shoulder, when blown away it ends up on shoulder again The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 357) 256
Bob Read Knife Through Jacket Thanks to Pepys... 28
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot knot while the spectator holds both ends, in the end the rope is linked to performer's buttonholeInspired by
  • "Secret of Gordius" (John Benzais, The New Jinx #58)
Also published here
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 619
David Berglas Hole-In-One "A Suit-Able Gag", gag, apparently clothes having a hole burnt through them, with gag explenation The David Berglas File No. 1 21
Slydini Hank Gag handkerchief pulled out of non-existant breast pocket The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1179
Unknown Button Holed long elastic through spectator's button hole Elastrix 25
Unknown Passing a Pencil Through a Loop of String Half as Long as the Pencil No. 9, pencil with string through coat button hole 101 Psychic Tests 3
"Magic" Christian Stelzel My Knife through Jacket with large kitchen knife and newspaper Lecture Magic 26
Karl Fulves Matches to Go No. 7, initialed matchbook placed on elbow vanishes, then it is put into sleeve and penetrates itInspired by Self-Working Paper Magic 14
Unknown, Bob Read Spot Remover No. 54, pencil through jacket, optional loading/stealing of spectator's pockets Self-Working Paper Magic 93
Terry Seabrooke Cigarette In The Coat comedy routine with lots of gags, cigarette vanishes in spectator's jacket Seabrooke's Book 39
Steve Beam Comfort joke, jacket is removed and along with it goes performer's hair (toupee) The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 20) 342
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Name Your Price price tag from jacket ripped off, changed from $50 to $300 and reattached to string, see also p. xi at back of book When Creators Collide... 1
Karl Fulves Well Suited sight gags with suspenders/suit, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 51) 248
Unknown Houdini's Coat No. 11, using a jacket and handcuffs Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 30
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot No. 7, slip knot transformed into overhand knot, then rope becomes linked to performer's jacket buttonholeAlso published here Self-Working Rope Magic 13
Unknown The Throw-Away Coat Tie hands tied, yet coat is removed under cover Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 38
Karrell Fox The Embarrassed Medal medal on lapel crawls back inside breast pocket after bad joke, sight gag Much Ado About Something 118
Felix Farrell Pierced Polyester knife through jacket Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 4) 2632
Karl Fulves Maximum Malini "Problems"
button turn off, then button hole disappears, posed as a problem
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 377
Christoph Borer Jackenumschlag using the lapel to produce / vanish objectsRelated to Compilation 171