Sawing a Lady in HalfBefore you get worried that your child will be using a saw this is a much simpler version of the trick. You will not need a stage, saw, or a volunteer. This is a similar trick using a paper and cutting it in half. Your child will be using a pair of scissors for this trick.The magician takes a paper doll and puts it inside of a paper tube. The spectators will be able to see her head and feet sticking out of both ends. The magician then cuts the paper tube in half. When the doll is pulled out you can see that she is still in one piece!