144 entries in Billet / Switches
  
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Unknown L'Ecriture Cachée Dans une Tabatiere, d'où on la Tire, Sans la Toucher, Pour la Faire Trouver Dans une Bougie signed piece of paper is burnt and appears in selected candle, switch with a box, with assistant notes from 1788 mention method for paper to orange and signature duplication La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 24
Unknown The Changing Ladle on a stick, to change flat objects, as card burning, paper switch or Q&A device Modern Magic 358
Unknown The Brass Card Box prop New Era Card Tricks 141
Stanley Collins Billet Switch on clip, with a deck of cards, while removing cards Original Magical Creations 69
Theodore Annemann, Dr. E. G. Ervin A New Apparatus for the Pellet Switch with a matchbox The Book Without A Name 38
Al Baker Al Baker's Billet Mystery three billets, envelopes, including the umbrella moveRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 92
Al Baker Al Baker's Pet Hat Trick hat as a utility prop to exchange billets... The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 77
Theodore Annemann Thumb Tip Billet Switch The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 1) 3
Theodore Annemann Billet Switching general thoughts, the folding of the paper and two switches Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 2
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Diablo Pellet Reading one question written on billet is burnt and later answered by performer Mental Bargain Effects 1
Theodore Annemann Thumb Tip Billet Switch The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 20
Theodore Annemann On the Wire random person phoned, name divinedRelated toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 137
Audley Walsh Your Fortune, Miss! method to read billet with deck of cards as cover The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 30) 196
Unknown Billet Switch Greater Magic 895
Dr. Stanley Jaks Hat Pin billet switch with hat pin, then secret reading of informationRelated toAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 42) 285
Unknown Billet Switch Do That Again! 10
Unknown Jap Hank switching handkerchief Do That Again! 18
Karl Germain The Germain Gem named dead person appears on billet, pocket writing The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 588
Unknown 52 - Billet switching. "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 69
Al Baker Baker Pellet Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 265
Edward Marlo Billet Switch Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 30
Otis Manning The Ghost of a Chance billet switching box, Q&ARelated toVariations The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 137) 781
Audley Walsh Your Fortune, Miss! method to switch and read billet with deck of cards as cover Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 28
Unknown The Finger Switch My Best 215
Theodore Annemann The Test of the Tiber Related to My Best 280
Al O'Hagan Turn Over Pellet Switch billet switch, one handed Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 15
Robert A. Nelson Nelson's Cigar Change Box billet switching box, similar to Otis Manning's "The OM Billet Switching Box" from Annemann's "Practical Mental Magic" Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 23
Unknown The Billet Switch Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 222
Al Baker Slip of Paper Force switch while putting it in envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 383
Cyril Marriott Billet Switch with Hat The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 103) 415
John Hamilton Bill-Et The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 113) 454
Mike Trent Okito Goes Mental billet in Okito BoxRelated to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 6
Unknown A Cigarette-Paper Pellet Switch on the tip of a pencil The Fine Art of Magic 223
Unknown Billet Switch The Fine Art of Magic 228
Milbourne Christopher Decked Out billet switch, while taking cards out of the case The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 143) 574
Al Baker Al Baker's Envelope Switch window envelopes The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 306
Al Baker The Baker Billet Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 280
Al Baker The Baker Switch No. 2 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 324
Al Baker Chicken Feed amount of change in spectator's pocket, pocket writing, spiked billetRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 311
George B. Anderson My Best Billet Switch with packet of cigarettesVariations It Must Be Mindreading 14
George Schindler Note to Hand billet switch with matchboxInspired by The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 204) 817
Al Baker The Baker Billet Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 413
Bob Somerfeld Switchcraft billet switch with envelope Pieces of Mind 6
Edward Marlo Billet Switch The Cardician 125
Edward Marlo Billet Switch crumpled up Unlimited 21
Milbourne Christopher One Out of 52 several cards are written down, one is selected, performer divines the card More One Man Mental Magic 10
Tony Corinda (10) The Switch and the Force general comments, envelope, billet and cards Predictions 95
John Scarne Scarne Pellet Switch Predictions 96
Dr. Spencer Thornton Thorntonism people write information on different billets, selected one is divined, method to switch billets with a magazine Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 1
Dr. Spencer Thornton Mind Over Mind chosen symbol is predicted in a clip, bulldog clip to switch billet Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 8
Theodore Annemann (6) The Billet Switch (Bare Hand Method) the Annemann Billet Switch Billets 175
Tony Corinda (7) The Billet Switch (Bare Hand Method - Corinda) rolled upInspired by Billets 177
Tony Corinda (8) The Billet Switch (by lapping) Billets 178
Tony Corinda (9) The Billet Switch (Magnetic Clip Method) Billets 178
Tony Corinda (10) The Billet Switch (Corinda's Billet Pull) six methods to switch billets with a pull, pull on paper clip Billets 178
Will Dexter (11) The Billet Switch (The Matchbox Switch - by Will Dexter) switching the billet in the action of burning it Billets 180
Eric Mason (12) The Star Trap Billet Switch (Eric Mason) spectator throws rolled up bill to performer, who divines the serial number, with star trap towel holder gimmick Billets 181
John Henley (13) Eclipse Billet Switch (John Henley) switch with magnets and bulldog clips Billets 182
Tony Corinda (14) Summary of Billet Switching theory and tips Billets 184
Tony Corinda (15) Marking of Billets Billets 185
Tony Corinda (16) Billet Stands Billets 185
Unknown Billet Switch Magic of the Mind 8
Malcolm Davison Billet Hold-Out under bow-tie Magic of the Mind 100
Malcolm Davison The Two Handed Billet Switch Magic of the Mind 100
Malcolm Davison The One Handed Billet Switch Magic of the Mind 102
Harry Stanley, Otis Manning The O.M. Switch Box Related to Magic of the Mind 107
Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jaks Hutnadel billet switch with hat pin, then secret reading of informationAlso published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 90
Max Malini Billet Reading on toilet paper Malini and His Magic 76
U. F. Grant Idea for Switching Bulldog Clip The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 370) 308
David Hoy A Nervy Switcher billet switch, bull dog clip on a dowel The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 20
Stuart P. Cramer Implanted Thought chosen ESP card predicted on billet, using index on cardsRelated to HEX! 4
Art Spring Divining Cup numbered slips with information written by spectators in cup, performer divines contents, slips secretly burned via flash paper The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 12) 367
G. W. Hunter The Gypsy Switch switching small item when wrapping it in handkerchief, for credits and sources see page 24Also published here Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 1) 5
Paul Siegel Billet Switch with a tray Doorway to Delusion 15
Karl Fulves Billet Switch with playing cards and paper clips Close-Up Mental Magic 48
Karl Fulves Second Method billet switch with gaffed playing cards Close-Up Mental Magic 49
Karl Fulves Rough Rider billet switch with cards and roughing fluid to switch billets Close-Up Mental Magic 50
Robert Parrish Hat Pin Switch Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 9th Folio) 773
Francis Carlyle Germain's Paper billet switch with pencil, unclear if by Germain or Jacques Remanaux The Magic of Francis Carlyle 126
Theodore Annemann, Dr. Stanley Jaks Anneman's "Test of the Tiber" Related to The Magic of Francis Carlyle 127
Unknown Billet Switch The Blue Book of Mentalism 25
Philip T. Goldstein Pre-Duck-Tion prediction of a freely named word in the mouth of a toy duck The Blue Book of Mentalism 12
Philip T. Goldstein Middle Telepathy ESP card, shape and name are divined The Blue Book of Mentalism 21
Al Mann Acidus introduction and rave for the moveVariations Acidus 1
Al Mann The Preparations prefolding Acidus 4
Al Mann The Presentation and Method preparing the switch Acidus 5
Unknown The Temple Switch Related to
  • "Revelations of a Spirit Medium" in 1891 and Eddie Joseph's"My Billet Switch" in "Magic of the Mind" in 1952
Acidus 7
Al Mann TIps on Practicing tips on practicing the Acidus method, on the First-Finger-Grip, on Opening the Billet, and on the Temple Switch Acidus 12
Al Mann Precautions how to ensure that the billet is not folded more then twice, Acidus Acidus 15
Al Mann A Short Cut alternative handling for Acidus Acidus 16
Al Mann The Telephone Effect random person phoned, name divined, method for "On the Wire"Inspired by Acidus 15
Al Mann The Pharaoh's Palm billets are switched on palm of performer, fake palm Mental-Ettes 23
Philip T. Goldstein Writer's Cramp The Red Book of Mentalism 9
Dennis Marks Marksmanship Bill(et) Switch Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1, No. 5) 57
Unknown Billet Switch with thumb tip The Magic Pendulum 19
Thomas Alan Waters Switches Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 157
Thomas Alan Waters Hand to Hand No. 1 with a paper clip Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 157
Thomas Alan Waters Hand to Hand No. 2 with a paper clip Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 158
Thomas Alan Waters Pad Switches billet switches with the aid of a pad
- The Takeaway
- The Tearaway
- The Flipaway
- Bill-ette
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 158
Thomas Alan Waters Mechanical Switches - Padded (with Wax)
- Flipover Wallets
Related to
  • C. L. Boarde's "Mainly Mental: Vol. One"
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 160
Thomas Alan Waters No. 2: On the Wired Thought random person phoned, name divined and the person names a year which is divined too, combination of two Annemann effectsRelated to Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 183
Gene Grant Witch Switch performer writes card on a piece of paper and selects a card, on the second try he eventually finds it, billet switch with a playing card Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 38
Al Mann The Torn Wocus switching it for a dummy The Wocus Legacy 3
Thomas Alan Waters Billet Switch on Needle Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Grymwyr) 248
Joseph Dunninger The Act entire setting for the routine including the steals, opening and organizing the billets, the speech Dunninger's Act 2
Joseph Dunninger, Unknown The 'Slip' Switch apparently also used by Charles Foster 100 years earlier Mastermind Headline Predictions 4
Joseph Dunninger The Pellet Switch Method 5 (while putting billet in envelope) Selected Sealed Message Reading Methods 11
Joseph Dunninger The Medium's Billet Switch Method 6 Selected Sealed Message Reading Methods 12
Al Mann Billet Switch for three billets Master Billet Tests 6
Joseph Dunninger What the Eyes See Master Billet Tests 9
Joseph Dunninger Puzzling? technical variation of "What the Eyes See" Master Billet Tests 9
Don Tanner, Trevor Lewis, Phil Willmarth Six Card Mental Test Again! billet in envelope prediction Magic from the Parade #1 20
Theodore Annemann Billet Switch The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 4 74
Thomas Alan Waters OManation on the OM Billet Switching BoxInspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Fynys) 735
Larry Jennings The Jennings Bill Switch The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 216
Richard Osterlind The Natural Billet Switch The Surrounded Slow-Motion Center Tear 18
Louis Zingone Billet Switch The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 xxxviii
Gary Kurtz The Gesticulated Switch Continuations and Departures 14
John Bannon Card Box Billet Switch see also page 16 Impossibilia 13
Jay Sankey Paper Clipped Switch Related to 100% Sankey 38
Edward Marlo By-Pass Switch lapping The Olram File (Issue 4) 6
George Laing Just Imagine otherwise propless Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 6) 2221
Doug Edwards A Bill(et) Switch Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 4) 2205
Al Mann The Temple Switch Related to Seminarunterlagen 1997 7
Al Mann The Temple Switch Related to Secrets No. 2 26
Jas Jakutsch "CBS" - "The Classic Billet Switch" Completely Mental - Vol. 2 12
Jas Jakutsch The "In-Their-Face" Two-Step Billet Switch Completely Mental - Vol. 2 13
Jas Jakutsch The Re-Fold Switch Completely Mental - Vol. 2 14
Jas Jakutsch The Opening Switch Completely Mental - Vol. 2 15
Theodore Annemann, Richard Osterlind Billet Switch with Salt Packet thumb tipInspired by ZauberKunstStücke - Band 1 21
David Regal Off-Color Thought Constant Fooling 2 72
David Regal The Origami Bill Switch Constant Fooling 2 186
Vanni Bossi Guess How Many clean switch of folded card (or similar item), reel Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 7
Unknown Turnover Billet Switch ZauberKunstStücke - Band 2 52
Unknown Billet Switch with a bill ... oder so! 15
Roberto Giobbi Versatile Pellet Switch rolled-up piece of paper switched as it is picked up Secret Agenda (Issue Jan 7) 11
Stewart Judah Versatile Pellet Switch rolled-up piece of paper switched as it is picked up Secret Agenda (Issue Jan 7) 11
Alex Elmsley Cigarette Paper Divination motivation for a switch Secret Agenda (Issue Aug 25) 255
Tom Stone Open Billet Switch secret exchange of two visible billets Maelstrom 134
Unknown Billet Switch Magia Demente 101
Alexander de Cova Cloth Peg Switch as folded prediction is pulled off cloth pin Magia Demente 119
Unknown Billet Switch rolled up billet Lecture Notes 2014 27
Dr. Stanley Jaks Hat Pin billet switch with hat pin, then secret reading of informationAlso published here The Incredible Dr. Jaks 152
Unknown Billet Switch rolled up billet 7 Mysteries of Mentalism 56