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 ====== Producing a Gimmick as a Production Item ====== ====== Producing a Gimmick as a Production Item ======
  
-This idea has popped up numerous times over the years. A few examples: Jack Chanin decorated a dye tube to look like a cigar, so that he could produce it after the silk-dying effect. In "The Ceremony of Atman-ka"​ by Stephen Minch (in Tony Andruzzi'​s //Grimoire of the Mages//, 1978), after a toad is produced from a Drumhead Tube, the load chamber is produced as a "​ceremonial obelisk"​. A bit subtler example is James Dimarre'​s "​Astaire Change"​ (//​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​13337/​Spectacle/​139|Spectacle]]//,​ 1990, p. 157), in which an Appearing Cane aids in changing the color of a silk, then the cane is produced from the silk. Fantasio marketed a trick in which a silk and a battery in a flashlight transposed the silk going into a false, hollow battery//, à la// Silk to Egg. Mike Caveney decorates a load bag to look like a comedy chicken, so that once the load items have been produced from someone'​s coat, the bag comes out as the last item. See "​Comedy Load Bag" in his //​Magicomedy//,​ 1981, p. 73.+This idea has popped up numerous times over the years. A few examples: Jack Chanin decorated a dye tube to look like a cigar, so that he could produce it after the silk-dying effect. In "The Ceremony of Atman-ka"​ by Stephen Minch (in Tony Andruzzi'​s //Grimoire of the Mages//, 1978), after a toad is produced from a Drumhead Tube, the load chamber is produced as a "​ceremonial obelisk"​. A bit subtler example is James Dimarre'​s "​Astaire Change"​ (//​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​13337/​Spectacle/​139|Spectacle]]//,​ 1990, p. 157), in which an Appearing Cane aids in changing the color of a silk, then the cane is produced from the silk. Fantasio marketed a trick in which a silk and a battery in a flashlight transposed the silk going into a false, hollow battery//, à la// Silk to Egg. Mike Caveney decorates a load bag to look like a comedy chicken, so that once the load items have been produced from someone'​s coat, the bag comes out as the last item. See "​Comedy Load Bag" in his //[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​12736/​Mike+Caveney+s+Magicomedy+A+Serious+Look+at+Some+Humorous+Magic/​70|Magicomedy]]//, 1981, p. 73.
  
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