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Abbott's Practical Patter

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Abbott's Practical Patter
Courtesy of Doug A's Magic Book TOCs
AuthorPercy Abbott
PublisherAbbott Magic & Novelty Co.
Publication Date1935

Abbott's Practical Patter (published in 1935, but no date printed) is described on the contents page as: "The contents of "Practical Patter" has been chosen and arranged so that the material can be applied to almost any trick. We therefore feel that you will find "bite" that you can use to good advantage."

Format: Paper, 8.5x11",18 pages.


  • 1 Torn and Restored Napkin
  • 2 Trickery
  • 3 Twenty-One Cent Trick
  • 4 Nest of Boxes
  • 5 Stupendous Production
  • 5 Wand
  • 6 Egg Bag
  • 6 Die Box
  • 7 Cut and Restored Rope Trick
  • 8 Coundfoundit Dollar
  • 9 Mystic Vase of the Orient
  • 10 Rice Bowls
  • 10 Multiplying Golf Balls
  • 11 Metalism
  • 11 The Merry Mix Up
  • 12 The Pirates' Doubloons
  • 13 Yellow Joe or The Gangster's Waterloo
  • 13 Bawden's Rice Bowls
  • 14 Spook Lecture
  • 16 Ventriloquial Dialogue
  • 18 Bits of Patter You Can Use

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