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by Mr. Stickley
July 23rd, 2013, 6:16 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Stull Fishbowl - Aerial Fishing
Replies: 0
Views: 493

FS: Stull Fishbowl - Aerial Fishing

Vintage Stull Fishbowl. $375 shipped. Complete w/ gimmicks and 3 fish bait. This is the CADILLAC of Aerial Fishing fishbowls! Richard Hughes is selling them new for $495, plus $30 each for the fish baits. Glass is in perfect shape! Email me if you need photos. Keith Stickley PO Box 2044 Royal Oak, M...
by Mr. Stickley
June 22nd, 2013, 11:42 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WTS: U.F Grant /MAK Bowl on Pole Trick
Replies: 0
Views: 344

WTS: U.F Grant /MAK Bowl on Pole Trick

Rarely seen, highly collectible Bowl on Pole Vanish! $295 OBO shipped.

Let me know if you need pics and your address and I will send some your way!

Mr. Stickley
PO Box 2044
Royal Oak, MI 48071-2044
keithstickley@gmail.com
by Mr. Stickley
November 13th, 2012, 4:38 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WTB: Monster Manual or any other Donn Davison books
Replies: 0
Views: 366

WTB: Monster Manual or any other Donn Davison books

Title says it all. Looking for Donn Davison books.

keithstickley@gmail.com
by Mr. Stickley
January 28th, 2012, 2:44 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Stickley/Wonder Holdout Lock
Replies: 0
Views: 541

FSH: Stickley/Wonder Holdout Lock

Looking for a good lock for your holdout? I have one left. $225 shipped in the US. Full details and review on the threads below: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.themagiccafe.com/forums/viewtopic.php?topic=344186&forum=113">http://www.themagiccafe.com/forums/view ... &forum=113...
by Mr. Stickley
November 21st, 2010, 2:16 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Ireland's Houdini Hank Escape
Replies: 3
Views: 1220

Re: Ireland's Houdini Hank Escape

Hey Pete -

Nope - it's not...

Rices Encyclopedia - vol 2 page 1050
by Mr. Stickley
November 21st, 2010, 12:07 am
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Ireland's Houdini Hank Escape
Replies: 3
Views: 1220

Ireland's Houdini Hank Escape

Does anyone have any info on the prop, other than it's publication in Rice's?

Was this a standard Ireland's prop?

Anyone know where to obtain one?

Mr. Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
March 25th, 2010, 1:59 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Paul Chosse
Replies: 13
Views: 5575

Paul Chosse

Heard through the grape vine from a couple reliable sources that Paul Chosse had a massive heart attack and may not make it through the week.

Any Boston guys have any more info?

Keep him in your thoughts...

Keith
by Mr. Stickley
March 3rd, 2010, 1:10 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Criss Angel Meets "The Enemy"
Replies: 20
Views: 3850

Re: Criss Angel Meets "The Enemy"

I just saw a pic of the bike...

Don't mean to be a jerk but...

Wouldn't it kind of look like he's doggy stylin' some poor dead guys bones when he's riding it!?
by Mr. Stickley
February 12th, 2010, 10:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Chris Bliss Diss
Replies: 212
Views: 37365

Re: Chris Bliss Diss

Interesting, Max. I do remember as a kid in the early 1980's going to both a B&BRB circus, as well as several Icecapade shows and seeing multiple actors (even on ice skates) with multiple legs. In fact, I distinctly remember one or more in police uniforms with the longer old school police jacket...
by Mr. Stickley
July 10th, 2009, 12:50 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jonathan Pendragon arrested
Replies: 52
Views: 15636

Re: Jonathan Pendragon arrested

Hey Lawrence...

What do you "predict" will happen?
by Mr. Stickley
July 9th, 2009, 1:50 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jonathan Pendragon arrested
Replies: 52
Views: 15636

Re: Jonathan Pendragon arrested

Unbelievably sad, but then again, for me at least, not surprising. I admire them greatly, but the times I have met them, and then watching their latest DVD set (which I thought was EXTREMELY sad - almost like they were giving up), something has always seemed "off". Add to that the strange ...
by Mr. Stickley
May 28th, 2009, 5:01 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Stage Effect Help
Replies: 12
Views: 3209

Re: Stage Effect Help

Hi Noah, Having worked in professional (regional and equity shows) theatre as a magic consultant, I have a little bit of experience (but DARN I WISH EVEN MORE - it's too fun!) in this realm. Your situation reminds me of a very important lesson my directing professor Glenn Cassale (of Beauty and the ...
by Mr. Stickley
May 17th, 2009, 6:49 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: 4 Way Split - Animated Video Available
Replies: 1
Views: 937

Re: 4 Way Split - Animated Video Available

Interesting concept. I think it's aesthetically pleasing and neat, but it doesn't seem very deceptive... I mean, whats the point? It has a really thick looking base, blades that don't penetrate it, two end boxes that doesn't move, and no convincer that any of the boxes actually contain a person... A...
by Mr. Stickley
March 12th, 2009, 4:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magician says he shipped himself from NY to Vegas
Replies: 23
Views: 3895

Re: Magician says he shipped himself from NY to Vegas

I for one can't see the reason for the negative attitudes towards Wade's "stunt". From the clips that I saw of it (and I have not yet seen all 6 episodes) - hoax or not - the production values far exceed much of the so called "publicity stunts" and magic specials broadcast on nat...
by Mr. Stickley
September 4th, 2008, 1:34 am
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Penn Jillette Political Commentary on cnn.com
Replies: 9
Views: 1998

Re: Penn Jillette Political Commentary on cnn.com

Oh my goodness!

An entertainer who thinks for himself!?

String 'em up boys!

Mr. Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
July 19th, 2008, 10:38 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Why You Should Subscribe to Genii if You Want Us To Stay in Business
Replies: 70
Views: 10955

Re: Why You Should Subscribe to Genii if You Want Us To Stay in Business

And one more thing re: "We make no money from copies sold in shops because we are forced to sell them at 50% off retail because that's what MAGIC charges." From my observations spending some time behind Denny Haney's counter, Genii usually was bought by a very different demographic than MA...
by Mr. Stickley
July 19th, 2008, 10:13 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Why You Should Subscribe to Genii if You Want Us To Stay in Business
Replies: 70
Views: 10955

Re: Why You Should Subscribe to Genii if You Want Us To Stay in Business

Howdy All... I' reading this thread with interest as publishing, printing, and Internet distribution interest me. How do the changes effect your "business" - ie cash flow? I guess it depends if you see yourself as a "printer" in the technical sense, or if you are a publisher of c...
by Mr. Stickley
May 27th, 2008, 7:15 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Tribute To Robert-Houdin
Replies: 4
Views: 1390

Re: Tribute To Robert-Houdin

Veegates,

Absolutely beautiful work on your version of Antonio Diavolo!

It is great to see. There are a couple of projects like that I wish to complete when I get my new house/shop and all is in order.

I'd love to talk with you about it.

Keith
by Mr. Stickley
May 27th, 2008, 7:01 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Bobos coins to pocket?
Replies: 6
Views: 1715

Re: Bobos coins to pocket?

Sounds like you referring to "Gadabout Coins"? I do it occasionally. I played with it as published in Bobo as well as the Ron Bauer series. The Ron Bauer version really takes out all the "tells" and has strong emphasis on unity which makes it a much stronger trick that it really ...
by Mr. Stickley
April 9th, 2008, 4:53 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Poor Charlie
Replies: 18
Views: 3914

Re: Poor Charlie

Denny Haney over at Denny and Lee had new Poor Charlie cards printed up last year he was selling with the Scotty York write-up, as well as a little instructional DVD.

Not sure if his cards were the same as the Dingle set or not, but they looked decent. I'd get in touch with him as well.
by Mr. Stickley
March 26th, 2008, 2:11 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Double lift mistake
Replies: 44
Views: 8598

Re: Double lift mistake

Bill - If Chosse showed it to you, I would bet it is this... <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.thinklikeaconjurer.com/insideinfo/rbinaction/Riffle-Action-Palm-TTT.rm">http://www.thinklikeaconjurer.com/insid ... alm-TTT.rm</a><!-- m --> and the work can be found in Genii, November 1982, ...
by Mr. Stickley
March 19th, 2008, 6:19 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Marlo's Convincing Control
Replies: 39
Views: 11229

Re: Marlo's Convincing Control

For some REAL WORK on the convincing control, I recomend "Fair and Sloppy" put out by E-Gads as part of the Ron Bauer Private Studies. It's pretty cheap, only ten bucks still I think, and the handling there is explained in depth and really takes care of the "tells". If I remember...
by Mr. Stickley
March 14th, 2008, 8:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone can now register on the GENII forum
Replies: 36
Views: 6799

Re: Anyone can now register on the GENII forum

Wise choice, Richard!

Better late then never! Glad to be back!

Mr. Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
March 8th, 2006, 8:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Article in Better Homes and Gardens
Replies: 0
Views: 251

Magic Article in Better Homes and Gardens

Did anyone else notice the write up on building a kids magic theatre in the March issue of Better Homes and Gardens (OK OK - insert metro-sexual jokes here!) featuring Lance Burton?

Wish my parents had seen this when I was 6!

Mr. Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
February 15th, 2006, 3:47 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Robert Nelson's Sensational Mentalism
Replies: 4
Views: 936

Re: Robert Nelson's Sensational Mentalism

The Nelson stuff seems to be rather hard to find these days. I do know that Denny and Lee carry's a lot of it.

Keith
by Mr. Stickley
January 6th, 2006, 11:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Escolano Kaps Wallet in Black leather?
Replies: 6
Views: 1025

Re: Escolano Kaps Wallet in Black leather?

Sean,

I would check with Denny and Lee's (dennymagic.com). I seem to recall seeing one at one time in the Vegas shop.

Keith Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
December 11th, 2005, 9:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: LAs Vegas
Replies: 5
Views: 891

Re: LAs Vegas

Hey Nicholas, I was the Magic Consultant for the production here in LV. We were using the script transposed off the original Broadway show, which luckily contained most of Benson's work on the show (and seemed pretty detailed). There was nothing earth shattering, as Marco the Magnificent was sort of...
by Mr. Stickley
December 11th, 2005, 2:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: LAs Vegas
Replies: 5
Views: 891

Re: LAs Vegas

If you are in town tomorrow (Sunday Dec. 12) at 2pm there is a Matinee showing of CARNIVAL!, the musical that Roy Benson was magic consultant for on Broadway.

It is at the Judy Bailey Theatre on the campus of UNLV.

Keith Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
September 9th, 2005, 1:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Castle and the White Stripes
Replies: 20
Views: 1455

Magic Castle and the White Stripes

I take it the no photos in the castle rule is over!? I was a bit suprised to see the new WhiteStripes music video set in the castle with kids running all over the place and sitting at the bar!

It was quite funny actually. It must have some people a bit up in arms though, eh!?

Mr. Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
July 30th, 2005, 11:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Author's rights - somebody help me!!!
Replies: 34
Views: 1800

Re: Author's rights - somebody help me!!!

Unfortunately Richard, that's not quite correct.

Someone could write an unauthorized book about you replete with explanations, your image, name, etc... make tons of money on it, and you not see a dime.

Keith Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
July 13th, 2005, 3:03 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Lloyd/Viking Guinea Pig Box
Replies: 0
Views: 497

Lloyd/Viking Guinea Pig Box

For sale! Viking/Lloyd Guinea pig box. Not mint condition, but very nice. Only a couple of minor scratches and dings. This is the style with the side door, not the new version that the bars flip down on. $80 plus shipping. I think they run around $150 new. Email me for details. <!-- e --><a href="ma...
by Mr. Stickley
July 13th, 2005, 2:35 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Stocks of Zanzibar - Cheap!
Replies: 0
Views: 272

Stocks of Zanzibar - Cheap!

Hi folks. I am clearin' out the closet. Came across a wooden "stocks of zanzibar" like Abbott's used to (maybe still does) make. It is in OK condition, though you may want to make sturdier legs out of 2x4 stock if you were going to use it a lot. $60 plus whatever it costs to ship and its y...
by Mr. Stickley
June 6th, 2005, 8:07 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magicians that travel
Replies: 36
Views: 3304

Re: Magicians that travel

Peter, Hey fellow Vegas magi. When I fly with my stuff (and yes I do some fire eating), I simply pack and check my torches with the rest of my props. With the advent of a Walgreens on every corner in America (and soon the world), getting fluid has never been an issue (I was a bit worried in Hong Kon...
by Mr. Stickley
March 6th, 2005, 10:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Woodmagic Studio
Replies: 0
Views: 368

Woodmagic Studio

Is Woodmagic Studio still in biz? Do they have a website?

Mr. Stickley
by Mr. Stickley
March 1st, 2005, 11:08 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: World Magic Seminar ?
Replies: 36
Views: 4706

Re: World Magic Seminar ?

Tom, No worries friend. Your feelings were not alone. I as well had a great time with friends, but I certainly wouldn't say that it was one of the best WMS's as a whole, and before the final show, I heard many of the same sentiments in the dealers room. In all honesty I heard quite a few complaints ...
by Mr. Stickley
February 19th, 2005, 10:15 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: What Do You Say?
Replies: 12
Views: 1004

Re: What Do You Say?

Hey Pete -

I'd hope you could charge for the show too...

:-D
by Mr. Stickley
February 15th, 2005, 11:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Real Paul Fox Story
Replies: 31
Views: 2299

Re: The Real Paul Fox Story

Seems the story may have changed...

I just received word from Mr. Porper after inquiring of purchasing some items, specifically the salt pour that due to a "conflict of interest" he will not be manufacturing the Paul Fox stuff. He didn't elaborate. Bummer.
by Mr. Stickley
January 31st, 2005, 12:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: complaints on comedy magic
Replies: 14
Views: 924

Re: complaints on comedy magic

Of course I can't actually speak for Denny, but I have had the privilege of speaking with him at length and learning some things from him. After hearing from him about how HE learned comedy, specifically TIMING, by studying other comics he shared the bill with, I can see why he would be a proponent ...
by Mr. Stickley
October 3rd, 2004, 8:30 am
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: magic in beer commercial
Replies: 11
Views: 943

Re: magic in beer commercial

I think Simon Lovell has a great effect that is similar called either Fingered #2 or The two card and a glass juggle. Great trick, no duplicates. Published somewhere in the Magic Menu First Five Years.

Stickley

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