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Razor Blade Trick

George Davenport did not invent this trick, but he was the first person to perform it in England. The plot is well known. The magician separately swallows razor blades and thread, after which he produces them from his mouth strung along the thread as shown in the illustration. Complete with instructions.

Item Details

Size Box is 100 x 75 x 35mm.
Date 1930s
Key Phrases
Ref no N3038