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The Sponge Book

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The Sponge Book
EditorFrances Ireland Marshall
PublisherThe Ireland Magic Co.
IllustratorRobert E. Olson
Publication Date1960

The Sponge Book: How to Do Sponge Ball Tricks is a 1960 book, edited by Frances Ireland Marshall. It was revised in 1972.


  • Page 4: Al Goshman Routine (Al Goshman)
  • Page 10: Ghost Balls
  • Page 11: Three Ball Trick (L. L. Ireland)
  • Page 15: Big and Little (L. L. Ireland)
  • Page 17: Silver and Sponge (L. L. Ireland)
  • Page 25: Leaping Leprechauns (Hugh Lambert)
  • Page 29: Passe Sponges (Martin Gardner)
  • Page 32: Spicy Sponges (Frank Derrick)
  • Page 35: Crandall's Original Routine (Senator Crandall)
  • Page 42: Around the Block (Senator Crandall)
  • Page 43: Favorite Sponge Routine (Gen Grant)
  • Page 44: Surprise Finish (Don Alan)
  • Page 45: Multiball (Dr. Jaks)
  • Page 48: Index


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