The Magician

Season 1 Episode 19

The Illusion of the Lethal Playthings

Aired Tuesday 9:00 PM Mar 18, 1974 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Tony Blake: (after an antique gatling gun suddenly sprays the room with bullets) Uh, Jackson, you may not be afraid of him at this point ... but he's sure scaring the hell out of me!

  • Notes

    • Magic performed in this episode:
      - Thin Model Sawing a Lady In Half illusion by Bill Bixby (only very end of trick seen)
      - Vanishing knot in handkerchief by Mark Wilson
      - Appearing Rosebud by Bill Bixby
      - The Haunted Deck by Bill Bixby(deck cuts itself four times under its own power)
      - Chinese Sticks by Bill Bixby (cord on one wand shortens when cord on another wand is pulled)
      - Snake Box by Bill Bixby (Drawer Box)
      - Doll House Illusion by Bill Bixby (a woman appears in an empty doll house.)

  • Allusions