MS Thr 779
Magic and joke additional realia, 1957-1997: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: MS Thr 779
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Magic and joke additional realia,
Date(s): 1957-1997 and undated.
Quantity: 1 collection (2 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Collection of magic and joke tricks.
2010MT-11. Gift of Thomas Garrett; received: 2010 October 9.
Forms part of the Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Theater, Dance and Music
(Harvard Theatre Collection).
Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the
Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton
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Magic and Joke Additional Realia, 1957-1997 (MS Thr 779). Harvard Theatre Collection,
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
See also bMS Thr 772, Magic and Joke Realia.
Arranged alphabetically by title.
Includes magic tricks, joke tricks, and related ephemera. Includes belch powder, card
games, dribble glass, invisible ink, sneezing powder, whoopee cushion, and many other
items. Many of these joke materials were made by the S. S. Adams Company of Neptune, New Jersey.
This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions
below for additional information.
- (1). Belch powder. Burp!, undated. 1 boxes
- (2). Camera? toy, undated. 1 boxes
- (3). Card-fusion, undated. 1 boxes
- (4). Devil girl hot kisses. Hot cinnamon candy, 1997. 1 boxes
- (5). Dribble glass, undated. 1 boxes
- (6). The final word. Don't' keep your frustrations buried inside pre-programmed, electronic voice synthesizer, 1990. 1 boxes
- (7). Floor nickel, undated. 1 boxes
- (8). Invisible ink, 1958. 1 boxes
- (9). Magic card trick, undated. 1 boxes
- (10). Smokie cigarettes, 1958. 1 boxes
- (11). Sneezing powder, 1989. 1 boxes
- (12). Stirrer for long drinks, 1957. 1 boxes
- (13). Super joy buzzer, undated. 1 boxes
Package signed by Chris Adams of S. S. Adams Company.
- (14). Tooth and pick. Egads! I've lost a tooth, undated. 1 boxes
- (15). Truth be told. 48 cards to give to your friends or enemies, undated. 1 boxes
- (16). Whoopee cushion, undated. 1 boxes