Lot 27 View Catalog
Commando Screen. New Haven, Petrie & Lewis, ca. 1935. Small metal tri-fold screen is shown on both sides and formed into a triangular tube. The magician reaches inside and produces a quantity of silk handkerchiefs. Panels measure 3 x 7". Minor wear to paint, otherwise good condition. The method behind this effect was devised by Ed Massey, who patented it. The apparatus was manufactured by Petrie & Lewis and sold by Max Holden and other magic dealers.