United States of America.
Titles read: "And now meet GIOVANNI - the world's most famous pickpocket - for fun."
The pickpocket is with several member of American police (New York ?). He first of all demonstrates how to steal a tie clip with the aid of a newspaper of the Police Chief....
Illusionists Carboni and Carbonita perform a balancing trick atop a department store in Hastings.
Various tricks are shown and their secrets revealed.
An illusionist demonstrates how some of his tricks are accomplished.
A trick is demonstrated and its secret revealed.
Magician Erikson performs some fancy tricks with cards.
Early trick film - Miniature boxers fight on a Pub table.
Cuts from newsreel 47/78 - men put swords through the body of Mirim Dajo.
Psychic Uri Geller and another man bend spoons with the power of their minds.