88 entries in Bill / Miscellaneous
  
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Charles Rosenthal Money Mentalism money is put in envelope, medium names denomination, code The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 123
Theodore Annemann, Charles Peet A Mentalist with Money marked bill is divined among others and its number as well The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 168
Laurie Ireland Cups and Dollar Bills with rolled up bills Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1936) 6
Unknown A Good Wrinkle for Rolling Bills method for a tight roll for insertion into lemon etc. Greater Magic 774
Kent Arthur Spurious Pelf "do as i do" sequence with spectator and 5 bills each, selected bill remains upside downRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 60) 429
Charlie Miller My Cups and Bills three coffee cups and rolled up billsAlso published here Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 12) 2
Walter B. Gibson Mind Over Money memorizing the serial number of a bill and other ideas about quickly memorizing things on a bill The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 1) 3
Wilbur T. Kattner Tricklet stamps are produced from a rolled up bill The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 89
Jack Chanin Gaglets handling for folded bill that turns upside down The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 96
Walter B. Gibson, Danny Morris Gaglet Department - card coding with name badges (Gibson)
- card in balloon gag (Morris)
- cut and restored tie performance at army shows without a stooge (Morris)
- bar bet, naming three numbers of a serial number on a bill
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 10) 38
Bruce Elliott The Back Room bar bet with a coin, gag with a bill (Al Cohn), on semantics, exposure, George Karger, Keith Clark and Bill Larsen The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 16) 68
Unknown Bar Bet letting bill fall and spectator has to catch it The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 146
Jean Hugard Cups and Bills with rolled up bills and cups, three final loadsRelated to Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 5) 17
Unknown A Dollar makes a "Break" bill to coins, bill breaks pencil (outstreched finger) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 127
Unknown The Topsy-Turvy Bill bill is folded and opened, then upside down Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 129
Unknown Sign-A-Bill gag, bills bound into check book Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 135
Unknown A Roll of Bills gag, several bills are glued together at short end and rolled upRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 136
Hen Fetsch Tearing the Corner From Two Bills making identical corners with two bills The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 172) 690
Sidney Mayer Dollar Bill Stunt water poured in bill tube turns green Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 35
Ed Mishell Mishell's Move hidden bill packet is transferred from one hand to the other behind second bill The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 196) 782
Al Baker Fun with the Money-Making Machine ideas for this prop The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 429
Gershon Legman Lotus and Bow-Tie bill folded to bow-tie and LotusAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 251) 1003
Paul Curry Fourth Dimensional Turning idea for S.S. Adams money printing machine, performer and spectator write names on both sides of a paper, when put in machine paper turns inside out and back The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 252) 1009
Roy Benson Dollar Poof flash bill gag The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 306) 24
Duane Duvall Paper Clip Progression Clipped variation wit two, three an four paper clips The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 319) 84
Bill Bowman Clipped clipped, two paperclips on folded bill link, see p. 56 for variation with three clipsRelated toVariations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 38
Karrell Fox They're All Aces - Take a Card any card ideas and gags
- Old Money (bill with beard)
- Bedroom Eyes (beds on glasses)
- Genii Weenie (hot dog from Aladin lamp)
- Bounced (rubber check joke)
- Candelabra (original way to light three matches on a matchbook)
- Nose Nonsense (spoon on nose gag)
- Fan Fun (fan gag)
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 42
Harlan Tarbell 2 - Here's Your Change 5$ bill in envelope changes to single dollar bills, using Phantom Sticker Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 135
Stewart James The Corsican Silks clipped variation, handkerchiefs attached to paper clipsInspired by The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 324) 105
Stewart Judah, George Karger, Al O'Hagan, Jesse J. Langston Jr., G. E. Emme, Stewart James, Paul Curry, Ronald B. Edwards Clipped Again more ideas and tips for Bowman's ClippedInspired by The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 324) 105
Bill Bowman Pop-Off clipped, two paperclips on folded bill linkVariations The Best in Magic 3
Tony Corinda (8) Evidence bill in one of five envelopes is found by blindfolded performer Blindfolds & X-Ray Eyes 154
Carl Ballantine Ballantine's Silver Dollar aluminium foil on bill becomes coin The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 348) 217
Dr. Spencer Thornton Serial Number Duplication preparing bills, so they have the same serial number More Miracles in Mentalism 12
Robert A. Nelson Nelson's Notes ideas for Mental Curency Still More Miracles in Mentalism 17
The Amazing Maurice Mental Currency one of four bills is put in an envelope, performer divines which, olfactory method Still More Miracles in Mentalism 17
Jack Ketch Magic from Oz paper tree with bills, gag The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 372) 317
Si Weigan Half and Half dollar bill is rolled in a tube and half dollar is produced, half of bill is missing The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 399) 425
W. Mason Bet-A-Bill betting game, the last digit of which bill is highest The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 2) 387
Doc Boston Overdrawn spectator grabs a hand full of bills out of hat, performer knows number of bills Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 31
Alex Elmsley, Larry West The Elmsley Count with dollar bills, including variation "The Modified Count" Close-up Cavalcade 144
Morty Rudnick Impromptu Mis-Indexed Bill ten-dollar bill with hundred-dollar indexRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8) 628
Amedeo Vacca Five to One spectator has crumpled one and five dollar bills, one in each hand, spectator divines where the five dollar bill is, then they transpose Amedeo's Continental Magic 91
Peter Kane Serial Number Tip how to get two bills with the same serial number Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 5) 63
Bob Read Business For The Roll Of Notes gagRelated to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 7) 81
Faucett Ross Manipulation with Banknotes The Ross Routine, bill manipulation Magic With Faucett Ross 88
Karl Fulves Workshop (2) paper discs punched out of bill change to coins, posed as a problem Interlocutor (Issue 13) 49
Karl Fulves (A) In God appearing writing on a bill, exploiting 1950 misprint Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Bob Hummer, Al Koran Mathematical 3 Card Monte bill under one of three cups, back of performer is turned and after some changes in the order of the cups, performer divines cup with bill Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 35
Bob Hummer, Al Koran 3-Cup Monte bill under one of three cups, back of performer is turned and after some changes in the order of the cups, performer divines cup with bill Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 60
Karl Fulves Digital Dollars over the phone game, to win highest value billRelated toVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 68
Karl Fulves Murder in a Matchbox three match boxes, performer's back is turned and a small gun, a bill and a die are put in boxes, performer knows which object is where and what side is on top of the die Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 69
Steve Beam Big Bucks gag with fake bill Steve Beam On Coins - Volume II 38
Karl Fulves Notes For A Dollar doing false counts with bill between cards and other uses for billsRelated to Six Impromptu Card Tricks 27
Unknown Washington's Moods visual gag with head on dollar bills Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 1) 730
Mike Bornstein Sans Thumbtip bill rolled into tube, salt poured in it, doesn't come out at the bottom Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 7) 946
Mike Bornstein The Hydrostatic Dollar Bill rolled bill is filled with salt, turned over and salt remains inside, gaffed bill More Money Magic of Mike Bornstein 5
Mike Bornstein The Photostatic Dollar Bill copying a part of a bill on a blank card More Money Magic of Mike Bornstein 15
Thomas Alan Waters Cashseer box with rolls of bills, amount of bills is secretly removed and divined by performer, other variations:
- Poison (with small liquid bottles)
- Mr. Ree (murder mystery, clue)
- Essencery Perception (with five vials of perfume)
- ReMarkerable (color match)
Inspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mynd) 553
Roy Miller Dollar Duo Digits dollar bill is selected among eighteen bills, same last two digits of the serial number as the prediction bill Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 128
Roger Klause Bill, Book, and Candle bill is accidentaly set on fire, prelude to bill traveling effect, two handlings The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 34, 35 & 36) 352
Mike Bornstein Bill Stretch Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 12) 1290
Edward Marlo The Money Sandwich using envelope out of billsRelated to Thirty Five Years Later 34
Bruce Cervon Unwind usfull Billfold for Coin Effects The Cervon File 123
Ken Kuroki Counterfeit when bill is held against light, shadow of card index shines through New Magic Of Japan 53
Mike Bornstein The Little Bit of Rubbing Image of Bill is rubbed on blank Card Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12, No. 9) 1686
Karl Fulves Shake Out two $5 bills and two $1 bills alternated, they separate, repeat, oil & water Money Moves 33
Neal Elias Bild Folded Into Finger Ring Life Savers 156
Karl Fulves Paper Hanger stack of bills is cut, game with top bills, performer has better chances Swindle & Cheat 19
John Graham Life-Saver Bill Tube clear Bill Tube Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 3) 2050
Steve Dusheck The Pocket Bill utility bill gaff Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18, No. 4) 2489
Howard Schwarzman Bill Strip observation about the metal strip in bills Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19, No. 4) 2638
Hiroyuki Sakai Green-Back Gone building on dollar bill appears and disappears The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 103
Paul Harris Improv Nightshades glasses drawn on bill moveRelated to The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue New Stuff) 31
Paul Harris Counterfeit Spectator printed signature on bill changes into spectator's name The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue New Stuff) 13
Fred Rohm Dollar Box origami figure The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Astonishing Friends) 307
Peter Marshall, Gerald Deutsch One Plus One = Two two 1$ bills fuse to one 2$ bill Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20, No. 10) 2853
Eugene Burger Water Suspension water is suspended in spectators bill Mastering the Art of Magic 77
Ron Bauer Fanning Powder Notes with bills Hornswoggled Again! 17
Al Baker Eye-Witnesses three different disagree on the value of a bill The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Contributions) 509
Jerry Andrus Bill Display Subtlety showing hands empty while hiding folded bill Tricks 6
Karl Fulves Sight Deprived distinguishing 1 and 5 dollar bills by touch, memory, presentational idea from Jinx #148, p. 826 (4 remaining senses sharpen when one is missing) Combo II 14
Karl Fulves Sort By Thought $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills, three each, order memorized by performer Word Play 45
Roberto Giobbi How to Memorize a Serial Number Entertainingly Secret Agenda (Issue Feb 8) 46
John Lovick President Handsome riddle/illogicality with bills in which money is spent but apparently everyone, including the spender, walks away with profitInspired by
  • "The Secret" (David Regal, Genii, June 2008)
  • "Borderline Case" (Maurice Fogel, In Search of the Sensational, 2007)
The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 77
Roberto Giobbi Betchas routining betachs and using real money Hidden Agenda (Issue Feb 9) 44
Andreas Rau, Christoph Borer Victor Lustig money printing machine with story about Victor Lustig selling the Eifel Tower 21 77
Andy (The Jerx) And Then There Were None Spectators' bills all have strange writing on them - combined together they form an ominous skull picture The Jerx 147