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is an effect in which a stack of different colored checkers on a rod change position when covered by a tube.
Invented in 1924 by Hans Trunk as "Das blaue Wunder" (The Blue Wonder). It was marketed by Ottokar Fischer in 1924.
Thayer sold a very popular version as "The Blue Phantom" starting in 1930.
- ↑ Magie December 1924
- ↑ Illustrated Magic by Ottakar Fischer (1931)
- ↑ THAYER'S BLUE PHANTOM by BILL TAYLOR, MUM, September 1963