1,262 entries in Paper
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Unknown To transforme anie one small thing into anie other forme by folding of paper Buddha papers, with paper or handkerchief, standard back-to-back paper method and ungaffed method The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVI) 187
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 Dancing Sailor cardboard head danced between legs, thread Modern Magic 323
Unknown The Butterfly Trick paper butterflies held in air with fan Modern Magic 397
Unknown The Paper Ribbon and the Barber's Pole long paper coil from hat, then pole (paper, switched for wooden pole by assistant) More Magic 300
Unknown Paper from an Egg paper coilRelated to More Magic 339
Bland A Barber's Pole from an Egg paper spiral "pole", later switched for wooden one More Magic 340
Unknown Newspaper Cuttings Turned into Pale Ale paper cuttings in glass covered with handkerchief, transforms into beerRelated to More Magic 359
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat More Magic 199
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Des indischen Marabuts Sehergabe three numbers named and cards counted to, numbers and cards predicted, prepared envelope, faced deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 57
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Unknown Prädestinieren remember and forget with one spectator and additional prediction in double envelope Der moderne Kartenkünstler 47
Unknown Multiple Out Envelope four outs New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown The Spirit Envelope three selections, slip of paper with their names appears in previously empty envelope New Era Card Tricks 173
Unknown X Rays cards in envelopes are divined, two methods, envelopes marked visually or hapticallyRelated to New Era Card Tricks 144
Unknown Envelope with See-Through Dummy New Era Card Tricks 175
Unknown The Envelope Card envelope changes into card New Era Card Tricks 258
Unknown Shark in the Fish-pond non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 291
Unknown Perpetual Motion non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 299
Unknown Coin in Card, Paper in Candle Trick marked coin travels into card, piece of paper into candleRelated to The Modern Conjurer 249
Charles Lang Neil The Art of Paper Folding trouble wit, 18 pages, photographs of Ellis Stanyon The Modern Conjurer 351
Professor Hoffmann My Friend in Thibet card put in a box, two blank cards in envelopes with pencils, on chosen blank card name of selection appears Later Magic 497
C. O. Williams The Paper Bag (Various Kinds) "Methods for Obtaining Secret Possession of a Watch"
watch vanishes in paper bag or cone
Later Magic 134
Unknown Flags and Paper Shavings tissue paper changes into snow storm, then flags produced Later Magic 351
Unknown The Afghan Bands rings of paper cut lengthwise Later Magic 471
Ching Ling Foo, Ellis Stanyon The Chinese Paper-Tearing Trick with thread or paper
- The Original Form of the Trick
- Various Methods of Performing it
- Ellis Stanyon's Method
Later Magic 473
Maurice Garland The Paper-Tearing Trick, with Colour Change Later Magic 483
Camill Bihler A Handkerchief Transformed into Paper Shavings paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and backAlso published here
  • "Die Zauberwelt"
Later Magic 323
Unknown Two Vanished Handkerchiefs Reproduced from a Nest of Three Envelopes spectator seals nest of envelope, two handkerchiefs vanish and reappear inside, one in each, loading envelopes behind and taking out inner envelope from behind Later Magic 294
Unknown Reproduction from a Sealed Envelope container secretly attached to envelope Later Magic 292
Unknown The Cigarette Paper Trick clean-up in mouth, with sucker explanation The Art of Magic 321
T. Nelson Downs Ring Holdout torn & restored cigarette paper idea The Art of Magic 324
John Northern Hilliard Torn & Restored Cigarette Paper Ideas The Art of Magic 324
Unknown The Four Paper Balls and Plates sympathetic paper balls The Art of Magic 319
Unknown Making Envelope Transparent alcohol, method with box and sponge in pocketRelated to Mind Reading Secrets and Sealed Billet Reading 22
Stanley Collins The Spider pips of card vanish and appear on paper, pip eating spiderRelated to Original Magical Creations 67
Stanley Collins False Envelope Insertion only part of the cards are inserted into the envelope Original Magical Creations 29
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins Bottled Sunshine longer routine, tissue paper bursts into in fire, hole is burnt in a playing card with a reading-glass, three candles catch alight, third candle begins to melt Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 90
Oswald Rae Call for Your Drinks tube is sealed with paper and rubber bands on both ends, hole in paper and at will, liquids are produced Sub Rosa 41
Oswald Rae Novelty Paper Tearing any name / word teared from paper Sub Rosa 64
Oswald Rae Bending a Piece of Glass framed piece of glass is put in large envelope and bent, when removed, glass is unharmed Sub Rosa 54
Oswald Rae Paper Tearing Feats patter and jokes for paper tearing acts More Practical Patter 36
Oswald Rae Card and Cigarette three pieces of a signed and torn card in envelope transform into tobacco, card is found restored in cigarette, last piece fits More Practical Patter 8
Oswald Rae A Novel Book Test page selected and line chosen by the aid of playing cards, line from page appears on blank card sealed in envelopeAlso published here
  • "A Novel Book Test" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 53
Oswald Rae Simple Silk Sorcery chosen one of four different colored silks vanishes from paper cone and appears in desired envelope, with standAlso published here
  • "Simple Silk Sorcery" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 57
Tom Sellers The Psychic Wish Sellers' Secrets 18
Tom Sellers The Psychic Tissues feeling colors behind back Sellers' Secrets 10
Tom Sellers Oriental Ashes assistant names color of burnt paper ashes, coding Sellers' Secrets 17
Tom Sellers The Torn and Restored Paper Sellers' Secrets 5
Lu Brent The Torn Magazine Cover Novel Magic 25
Victor Farelli Effect cards shuffled by spectator, still top card is correctly predicted on previous empty paper, locator card Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 99
Laurie Ireland Troublewit Idea for Children Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 2
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Perfect Club Slate Routine name written up secretly on paper appears on slate SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 22
Tom Sellers Mysterious Writing out to lunch Quick Tricks 16
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Psychic Writing appearing writing on paper card answers questionRelated toVariations Mental Bargain Effects 4
Theodore Annemann Two Mindreading Publicity Effects center tear presentation as newspaper test or living/dead testRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 6) 24
Theodore Annemann The Impromptu Mind Reader center tear Mental Bargain Effects 14
Stuart Robson Horrors!!! binary coded cards, word divined, see page 164 for comment by William Larsen and page 172 for improvement by L. Vosburgh Lyons The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 41
Theodore Annemann The Impression Moderne wax coating on envelope as impression deviceRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 43
Theodore Annemann An Original Faked Envelope with a Publicity Angle three compartments, election prediction application The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 15) 72
Tom Sellers Novel Telepathy medium divines things in boxes, one ahead Quick Tricks 18
Tom Bowyer Publicity Trick back of business card with playing card back changes color The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 8) 31
Theodore Annemann A Matter of Policy story gag trick with twenty giant cards, ten democrats and ten republics, see page 54 for further comments and page 99 for improvement by Max Holden, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew BrennanRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 9) 35
Tom Sellers A Surprise Opening with Cards confetti appears as deck is riffled Quick Tricks 18
Nat Scherzer A Neat Publicity Trick address chosen from different envelopes is predicted The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 20
Theodore Annemann The Card Unharmed business card in envelope is cut but unharmed, see page 172 for improvement by Monty Crowe The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 11) 56
Tom Sellers A Numerical Exchange sum on two slips of paper exchange Quick Tricks 8
Unknown An Envelope Mystery forced cards put in envelopes with punch marks, including "A Variation" Mental Magic with Cards 14
Charles T. Jordan The Spectral Seamstress name of person is magically sewn on handkerchief The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 124
Theodore Annemann Psychic Writing Variation appearing writing on paper card answers questionRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 91
Herbert Hood A Mental Test Revamped thought-of card divined via center tear, see page 172 for variation by William LarsenInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 151
Theodore Annemann Center Tear The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 167
Theodore Annemann From Beyond the Grave spelling to dead name with blank cards The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 115
Keith Clark March of Time - Finale Trick paper cutting with clock face and time The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 116
Theodore Annemann Triple Coercion color, card and number are named and predicted, only number free choice, nail writer The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 123
Unknown Finale deck thrown in audience becomes shower of colored tissue butterflies Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 163
U. F. Grant A Spirit Message writing appears on card, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
Louis Lam The Zig-Zag Card Novelty question marks on paper change into name of selected card Watch Me Closely 19
Arthur Monroe Voodoo hole coin on string is put in box and hidden, light turned out, in glowing light performer is seen to have box again and coin drops off cord, combined with card divination on blank cardRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 208
Howard Albright Tuned Minds word written on playing card is divined Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 347
Theodore Annemann The Double Ad Test ads selected by spectator, performer divines them The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 181
Bertram Adams The Krazy Kode word from text selected with role of dice, use of progressive anagramsVariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 200
Paul Curry Nyctalopia spectator writes name in dark with lights out, performer divines it, carbon paperRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 245
Oscar Weigle Alias Divination several spectators write names on slips which are later correctly assigned, one of the names divined as well You'd be Surprised 11
Robert Parrish Strange Interlude words from magazine and dead name divined, subtle impression device use You'd be Surprised 15
Theodore Annemann, Percy Naldrett The Phantom Artist celebrity chosen, large paper sheet is folded and cut, silhouette of chosen person is seen The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 217
Val Evans, Franz Christensen An Invitation to Lunch...with Beer picture cards are spelled out with story, always beer shows up, handling of Christensen's "Spell Hound" (Nov. 1936 Genii) The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 238
Laurie Ireland A Novel Pigeon Production follow up for Cecil Lyle's Hat Trick, dove appears fro paper hat Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 2
James T. Deacy Just an Echo method to double write secretly on a prediction in envelope, confabulationRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 185
Stewart James The Folk Test two names selected from list are predictedRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 236
Theodore Annemann My Own Swami Test predicting anything, pocket writingRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 249
John Goodrum General Notes on Predictions You'd be Surprised 26
Robert Parrish The Ultimate One Man Sealed Message Reading System 1. Collecting the Envelopes
2. Reading the Messages
3. Returning the Card and Envelope
4. Returning the Next to the Last Message
5. Reading the Last Message
You'd be Surprised 22
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate You'd be Surprised 18
Unknown The Three Cigarette Papers paper with dead name moves by itself Greater Magic 832
Unknown The Butterfly on the Shoe butterfly from paper flaps its wings Greater Magic 832
Unknown Revealed by Fire name of selected card appears on card in flash of fire Greater Magic 226
John Mulholland A Spirit Writes name of selection appears on another signed card Greater Magic 291
Sid Lorraine The Magic Blotter answer to question appears on paper Greater Magic 890
Unknown The Best Impromptu Mind Reading Trick Greater Magic 898
James G. Thompson Jr. Who Killed Mr. X? written name is divined with story presentation The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 43) 291
James G. Thompson Jr. Mephisto Thot medium divines things written on papers The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 313
Henry Christ Fatal Number coincidence with name list and name cards, slate writing The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 334
Hen Fetsch Travel Thought cities on map are thought of and written on paper, divined by medium in the dark, carbon paper The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 51) 357
Unknown To Tear Cellophane you can tear cellophane and the spectator can't Greater Magic 834
Hen Fetsch, Harrison Reincarnation burned page with writing reappears in envelope, two methods The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 50) 349
Franklin M. Chapman Fan It! snowstorm first with red then wit white paper, wet paper and fan Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 3) 4
James Wobensmith The Afghan Bands wellknown topological thing Greater Magic 860
Ellis Stanyon The Evolution of the Afghan Bands extension for wellknown topological thing Greater Magic 861
Ellis Stanyon The Miracle Torn and Restored Paper Greater Magic 863
Dr. E. G. Ervin A New Torn Cigarette Paper Wrinkle The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 309
Jean Hugard Robert-Houdin Problem letter by Hugard about a burnt paper restored in nest of envelopes, posed as problemRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 48) 339
Franklin M. Chapman Darn Clever These Chinese torn and restored laundry ticket, with Chinese coin Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 1) 2
Franklin M. Chapman It's the Climax that Counts! chink a chink with two hats and rolled up paper, glass of water appears as climax Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 2) 4
Franklin M. Chapman Cocktail Pix cocktail picks with different colors are put in four envelopes, colors are divined behind back Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 4) 2
Unknown New Prepared Envelope Greater Magic 834
Franklin M. Chapman Selectosilko one of three handkerchiefs travels into one of three envelopes Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 6) 2
Henry Gordien Card under the Napkin Greater Magic 224
Sam Leo Horowitz The Burning Table Cloth or Napkin using tube gimmick Greater Magic 590
Charles Nyquist, Pierre L. O. A. Keeler P. L. O. A. Keeler switch of paper sheets between slates The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 376
Franklin M. Chapman It's a Date date of borrowed dime appears on disk Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 9) 2
Franklin M. Chapman When Your Number turns Up name of deceased person appears on piece of paper, initialed by spectator and sealed in envelope Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 10) 2
Franklin M. Chapman Kontact! name of chosen card appears on initialed paper, half forcing deck Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 10) 3
Ellis Stanyon Personalities In Flight four business cards borrowed and placed on handkerchief corners, penetration underneath cover one by one The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 474
Robert Parrish ... Things to Come prediction of card, word, number and a spectator (cloth, appearance) Do That Again! 14
Sid Lorraine Prediction method for sealed prediction envelope The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 65) 456
E. Leslie May A Napkin Sewn comedy restoration with visible sewing lines The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 413
Franklin M. Chapman Oriental Papers torn and restored paper stripRelated to Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 7) 4
Peter Warlock Pagan Papers different colored tissue papers are rolled up inside each other and put in glasses, inner paper travels to other glass The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 62) 439
Theodore Annemann Whim of Tituba page travels into nested signed envelopes, "pegasus page", see also pages 468 & 472 for creditsRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 463
Tom Sellers The Ribbon Pyramid confetti vanish in a bowl, ribbons appear which remain suspended in the form of a pyramid over the bowl Scots Magic 10
Peter Warlock Satan's Scissors red and white tissue paper transforms into cut-out image of chosen card The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 405
Sid Lorraine Magical Business Card quick transformation effect as card is given out The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 444
Fred Robert Fred Robert's Famous Moth Trick cigarette paper changes to living moth / butterflyAlso published here Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 3) 1
Unknown Making Envelope transparent alcohol The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 398
Unknown, Al Baker Nested Envelopes Switch The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Unknown Envelope Switch double lift Scots Magic 6
Eddie Clever Master of Will three cards in three envelopes, same cards are selected from other deck and were predicted Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 6) 1
Burling Hull, Theodore Annemann New Sheet Reading questions in numbered envelopes answered by medium, Q&A The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 491
Tom Sellers The Spirit Guide thought of number vanishes from a card, this number was predicted as well Scots Magic 5
Tom Sellers Change Over Cards two different colored cards in two envelopes change places Scots Magic 12
Oscar Weigle, Robert Parrish Comedy "Color-Changing" Slate "black cats at midnight", "white swans in snowstorm" appear on slate Do That Again! 23
Theodore Annemann The Perfect Club Slate Routine name written up secretly on paper appears on slate The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 446
David Allison Addition Subterfuge switch of paper before addition The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 666
Ralph W. Read Static paper sticks to things, apparent magnetism The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 118) 694
Karl Germain The Germain Gem named dead person appears on billet, pocket writing The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 588
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 2. name of selected card appears on tissue paper (via Tarbell's "Phanteario") The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 602
Len Sewell Tribal Try paper wrapped between boards, prediction or something else appears on paper inside The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 111) 663
Allan Howell Merlin the Inscrutable pencil shavings in tissue paper "write" name of selection The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 626
Joseph Dunninger The Secret with flash paper addition, credit claimRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 74) 495
Stanley Collins Psychic Type several names written on cards, one selected, it appears on previously empty slates The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 108) 644
Bruce Elliott Seven Wenches of Bluebird coincidences with cut-out heads The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 106) 635
Jack Vosburgh Double Dollar bill folded so that it looks like 2 bills, then it actually doubles The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 122) 711
Theodore Annemann Pocket Prophecies including thoughts on predictions and the pocket index in general, see also p. 818 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 527
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 1. number and color predicted in ball of wool The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 601
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Hole in One hole punched through four pieces of paper, three of them restore The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 77) 505
Theodore Annemann The Invisible Pull thumb tip at pull, applied to paper restoration, silk/cigarette vanish The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 86) 546
Franklin M. Chapman "The O-So-Easy Torn & Restored Strip of Paper" Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 11) 1
Joseph Ovette Ovette's Paper Strip Tear burnt and restored Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 11) 2
Peter Warlock Jest of Gratoulet white silk tied between two others, changes place with tissue paper The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 75) 497
Henry Hardin Aladdin's Box paper travels from nest of boxes to another box The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 598
Dr. E. G. Ervin In Reverse! cig papers change color Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 12) 4
Audley Walsh Open Minds sum predication via cards, out-to-lunch principle on deck of cards The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 523
Unknown Making Envelope transparent alcohol The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 114) 674
Theodore Annemann "At Last, Poor Yorick, I knew him when" card to nest of envelopesRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 113) 669
Dr. Richard Rowe Envelopes Switch using tablet More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 44
E. D. Wolff Impromptu Change Bag folded napkin The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 76) 503
Tom Sellers The Shooting Pellet signed paper jumps from tin Condensed Conjuring 2
Tom Bowyer "My Card, Sir!" double blank card changes into business card The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 131) 752
Al Baker ACME Mind Reading Effect name of card written on paper, impression The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 212
Tom Sellers Paper Switch switching a piece of paper on a pad, wax Condensed Conjuring 11
Martin Gardner Japanese Paper Bird bird fold that flaps its wings, application with flash paper and coin appearing from bird or traveling in birdInspired by
  • "Houdini's Paper Magic" (p. 117)
Related to
  • "Scientific Recreations" (Tissandier, 1881, French work)
After the Dessert 11
Al Baker Al Baker Number Force The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 220
Al Baker Welded Flash Paper The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 260
Al Baker The Torn and Restored Paper Napking The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 264
Theodore Annemann Good Night two colored torn and restored tissue papers spell word after restoration The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Theodore Annemann A Torn Letter paper with letter of alphabet is torn and restored between slates, pocket index The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 147) 819
Tom Sellers Sun and Moon with paper, center sections transposeRelated to Condensed Conjuring 15
Al Baker The Flapless Envelope Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 164
Unknown Character Reading from the Teeth verbal gag in which spectators must bite onto napkin After the Dessert 16
Unknown Improvised Brassiere folding brassiere out of napkin After the Dessert 17
Unknown Mystery of the Traveling Numbers four random numbers are added, sum appears on paper Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 179
Unknown The Spirit Mathematician called numbers are added up, sum "appears" in envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 184
Unknown The Enchanted Paper strip of paper vanishes in hand, reappears in handkerchief, thumb tip Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 125
Unknown The Patriotic Paper Balls three colored paper balls in 3 bowls, then every color in each bowl Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 173
Louis Tannen Winter-Time in China second method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 305
Unknown Milady's Parisienne Hat restored to hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 316
Unknown A One-Man Handkerchief Vanish for one spectator, ala paperballs over the head Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 401
Unknown The Penetrative Cigar Band Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 143
Unknown Winter-Time in China snowstorm in china Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 301
Harlan Tarbell Chinese Paper Mystery Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 297
Unknown Japanese Torn and Restored Napkins fake explanation Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 306
Unknown Hindu Paper Tearing using thumb tip, two methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 312
Unknown Glimpse Envelope to glimpse single card in envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 200
Unknown Double Envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 185
Unknown Rapid Banking bill transposes with check in two double envelopes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 189
Dai Vernon Snow Storm in China Select Secrets 38
Tom Sellers A Different "Pick-It-Out" Trick three card monte with 3 pieces of paper That's Good! 8
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Making a Paper Cone Prepared Cards and Accessories 29
Walter B. Gibson Cardee Foolee chinese writing cut in half reveals selection, published under Feng Huang The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 9) 33
Tom Sellers Repeat Torn Paper That's Good! 3
Tom Sellers Burnt and Restored piece of tissue That's Good! 9
Edward Marlo Routines for Clippo two routines Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 3
Laurie Ireland Ideas For Wiztax something sticky
1. coin vanish with a handkerchief
2. vanish and reproduction of a cigarette
3. vanish and reproduction of a penny
4. torn and restored paper
5. torn and restored cigarette paper
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 6
S.S. Henry Gaglet: Henry's Paper Switch getting rid of the torn napkin, when doing the torn and restored with fake explanation routine The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 8) 30
Chung Ling Foo, Walter B. Gibson Twister Chung Ling Foo's torn and restored paper with sucker element The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 9) 34
Walter B. Gibson Tip For Torn Paper and Hat Tearing The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 9) 36
Karl Germain Over the Top torn and restored cigarette paper The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 14) 56
Shaman Shear Nerve! cut and restored paper, unusual method The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 73
Walter B. Gibson Confetti of Cathay three cups, one filled with confetti, confetti vanishes and travels to another, published under Hee Foo You The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 9) 35
Theodore DeLand Cremation selection is burnt and a glass half filled with confetti is shown, the confetti vanishes and the selection is inside the glassVariations The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 87
Paul Morris Lady in Red picture of a dressed lady is folded, clothes removed and she is seen undressed on the picture The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 42
James F. Herpick Envelope Switch envelope switch The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 74
Unknown Superba Paper Cone for Handkerchief Vanish Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 79
Unknown Puffing Rice in a Cone making popcorn in paper cone Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 85
Unknown The Two-Way Paper Cone vanishing, switching, producing silks, ... Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 86
Unknown Royal Paper Cone to vanish small flat objects Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 91
Unknown Century Card Vanishing Paper to vanish few cards Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 92
Unknown 9 - Paper Linking Rings using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 90
Unknown 7 - Torn and Restored Tissue Paper using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 89
Eugene Verbeck The Coin in the Magical Envelopes basically a coin into nest of envelopes with newspaper-envelope transformations, for credit information see Carney referenceVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 123
Unknown ACME Coin Vanishing Paper gaffed paper with pocket Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 93
Unknown Modern Coin Vanishing Paper gaffed paper with pocket Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 94
U. F. Grant Ghost living and dead people's names written on slips, slip with dead person jumps in the air The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 114
Tom Sellers Rabbit and Hat rabbit appears on top of cardboard hat Magical Mixture 30
L. Vosburgh Lyons Paper Puzzle a figure on a paper, has to be reorganized to form a square in no more than four cutsRelated to
  • page 203 for solution
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 198
Bob Hanko Papo-Leaso signed paper ring penetrates rope under a handkerchief The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 43) 178
Tom Sellers The "T.S." Knife to load an envelope Magical Mixture 11
Jean Hugard Hugard's Butterflies butterflies are torn from a napkin, then snow storm with butterflies done with fan and water Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 3) 9
Tom Sellers Postal Order Restoration Magical Mixture 13
Tom Sellers Torn and Restored Strip Magical Mixture 24
Theodore Annemann The Card Unharmed business card in envelope is cut but unharmed Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 21
Ching Ling Foo Torn Paper Classic torn and restored paper strip Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 1) 3
R. M. Jamison Odds and Ends tips and hints for
- Clippo
- Baker's Salt Trick
- Oriental Restoring Powder
Related to Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 6) 23
Tom Sellers The Patriotic Vial mini blendo with tissue paper inside small bottle Magical Mixture 20
Milbourne Christopher Paper Money crumpled piece of newspaper changes in a dollar bill The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 145
Bob Hanko Confetti Spaghetti confetti turns into a multicolored paper band The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 197
Jean Hugard The WAACS and the Doughboys hotel story trick, queens and jacks in five envelopes change places Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 1) 1
R. M. Jamison Bingo-Bonds bill in one of five bills, four spectators can spell the word "Bingo" and get the envelope they arrive at, with a stand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 7) 25
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's "Double Cross" eight paper pieces, four with X on them are burnt, X now on other piecesVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 53
Joe Berg Joe Berg's "Double Cross" chalk crosses travel from paper into performer's hand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 57
Joe Berg Criss-Cross Paper Napkin napkin torn, torn pieces transpose with full pieces, full restoration Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 89
Unknown Application of Scarne's Master Change using envelope to switch something Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 222
Dr. H. Walter Grote Ghost Writings name of selection appears on rolled up paper Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 9) 37
L. Vosburgh Lyons Pieces of Fate folding and cutting a piece of paper into a circle, a swastika, the words hell and peace are formed, themed to the WW2 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 62) 252
L. Vosburgh Lyons Paper Puzzle turning a square of paper into an equilateral triangle The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 65) 267
Francis J. Rigney Cutting a Dido story trick, tearing a long strip Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 12) 51
Jerry Lukins Cigarette Paper Classic torn and restored cigarette paper Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 10) 42
Jean Hugard The Patriotic Tissues three red, blue and white paper balls are put in three bags with the same colors, they rearrange themselves, so in each bag is on ball of each color, then they change into flowers with the corresponding colors Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 6) 79
Harry Blackstone, Walter B. Gibson Super Magic two in the hand, one in the pocket with paper balls and variations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 224
Edw. C. Jochens Your Mind Has Told Me So cards with songs, in envelope Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 20
R. M. Jamison Invisible Flight signed jumbo card in envelope transposes with jumbo card held and signed by performer Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 7) 90
Tom Fitzgerald Daffy Dime! coin transforms wrapped in paper (Buddha papers), transforms again (Adam's penny and dime trick) then travels into silver boxes inside of wool The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 58) 236
Orville Wayne Meyer The Green Hand writing appears on initialed paper Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 15
Louis Tannen Spirit Writer name of card appears written on spectator's palm, rubber stamp, see Back Room #96 for additional idea The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 88) 357
Bruce Elliott Silver Walls piece of paper is put between two coins, any number appears on the paperRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 83) 336
Robert A. Nelson Psychic Impressions Q&A My Best 257
Jean Hugard Making a Paper Cone rolling the cone efficiently Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 4) 148
Jean Hugard Hugard's Butterflies snow storm, with paper butterlies My Best 247
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Hole In One hole punched through four pieces of paper, three of them restore My Best 173
Joseph J. Kolar Kolar's Magic Shears clippo My Best 208
Dr. Howard B. Kayton The Bewitched Paper clippo with spectator, spectator fails My Best 251
Harry Mendoza Torn and Restored Strip of Paper thumb tip method My Best 256
Dr. William E. Belanger Clippo Routine The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 367
Elray On Clippo routine idea The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 97) 395
Elmer Applegit Tips on Laundry Tickets and the Like on adhesive used Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 138
Henry A. Colgate Milk and Confetti confetti in glass under handkerchief and milk in cone change places, milk pitcher Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 10) 107
Jean Hugard Whole Hole-Y Cigarette Paper two cigarette papers transpose, one has center torn-out and second is torn in quarters with missing corner Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 11) 114
Professor El-Tab Cut Post Card Mystery a piece of a post card vanishes and appears at a selected page My Best 230
Martin Gardner The Flying Cigar Band "An Intriguing Table Interlude", from one finger to another finger of the same hand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 131
R. C. Buff Paper Napkin Vanish Related to My Best 157
Dell O'Dell Mystic Sewing Machine paper to panties My Best 259
Fredric Kolb Envelope Switch and Peek Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 10
Harlan Tarbell Postal Inspection card is placed in envelope and divined, peek envelope Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 30
Unknown Envelope Switch flap removed, similar to Alan Shaxon's envelope switch Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 42
Grady S. Nicholson Thought Projection Test named city in envelope, multiple out My Best 326
Unknown A Spirit Communication sum of numbers appears on empty cardboard Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 328
Unknown Message on Paper message appears on paper between slates Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 406
Unknown Rapid Mental Transference divination of anything written and put in envelope, slit in envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 211
John Booth John Booth's Album of Stars photographs vanish from envelope to appear in album and picture frame Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 55
Ralph W. Read Perfected Mental Masterpiece impression device, dealer's item, application mentioned Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 206
Unknown The Yogi's Prediction prediction, kind of confabulation, carbon envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 209
Unknown Superba Prediction nail writer Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 214
S. H. Paine The Psychic Paper spectator chooses number and color, number is predicted in chosen color Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 246
Eddie Clever Answer to a Mentalist's Prayer indetectible method to mark an envelope and several applications Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 202
Unknown A double envelope used to vanish stamps Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 53
Unknown How to Force two Messages date and color, billets and envelopes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 379
Unknown Single-Slate Writing flap, big envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 390
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Larsen and Wright Double Message one slate, flap, large envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 394
Unknown Chinese Comedy Slate Message message appears on signed slate, corner cut flap Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 408
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's Flaming Napkin paper napkin bursts into flames, using only little flash paper Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 23
C. L. Boarde Vest Pocket Seance seance program with a stack of business cards, coin appears, living and dead test, writing appears The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 110) 441
Harvey P. Graham Gut Fold center is stolen later with waxed match, instead of a circle he draws a tic tac toe cluster The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 104) 417
Neal Elias Screwy Square optical thing with a line on a square sheet of cardboard At the Table Tricks 16
L. Vosburgh Lyons Discus Chinese compass, arrows on circle point always in same directionRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 102) 410
Edw. C. Jochens One, Two, Three prediction of one out of three, in envelope Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 33
Merle L. Fisher Utility Folder for Sucker Effects envelope / folder Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 32
Bruce Elliott Odds On spectator guesses picture in buddha papers, color of handkerchief in a bag, which card is reversed in the deck, and which number is written on a paper, in a locket The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 99) 400
Billy McComb William's Invisible Paint brush on paper, picture is made without using paint The First Book of William 26
Edward Clinkscale, Eugene Taylor Gambler's Ghost name of selection appear on card fan The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 133) 534
Peter Warlock Pieces of Slate writing appears, version without a flap, chalk can write permanent and nonpermanent The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 134) 537
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Dictionary Test people write numbers on cards und seal them in envelopes, word appears on signed card locked in a frame Gems of Mental Magic 49
Glendi Glendi's Mental Photography - The Dream Photograph paper to photograph in envelope, comedy presentation Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 27
Paul Curry Torn Center Billet Improvement Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 137) 552
Robert Fairthorne The Malkin voodoo effect, two paper dolls are rolled up and pinched with a needle, at the same placesRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 130) 521
Billy McComb William's Comedy Card Flight spectator on stage puts card in stand, card vanishes and appears in envelope, everybody sees how it works except spectator on stage, paper balls over head type The First Book of William 34
Billy McComb William's Ice Cream Production cup filled with confetti changes into ice cream The First Book of William 14
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley The Open Window divination of a city, written on paper and sealed in envelope Gems of Mental Magic 90
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley It's A Small World spectator marks any place on a globe, prediction, envelope switch behind chairVariations Gems of Mental Magic 9
Howard A. Adams Interstices piece of glass is put in envelope and pierced with pencil and knife, stays unharmed The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 499
Paul Curry Ripping, Eh, What! while tearing the envelopes open, used for Annemann's Pseudo PsychometryAlso published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 129) 520
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Baseball Prophecy baseball game result is predicted, carbon envelope Gems of Mental Magic 35
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Date Divination assistant collects several different coins in an envelope, all dates are divined, clever subtlety Gems of Mental Magic 32
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Holding the Bag thought written on a billet and sealed in envelope is divined Gems of Mental Magic 96
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Tests in a Gold Fish Bowl fifteen spectators write a simple task on a paper, seal it in envelope and sign it, envelopes are selected and names read aloud, performer does the tasks Gems of Mental Magic 38
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Second Sight at First Glance performer is blindfolded, accurate description of the people who put a personal object in an envelope Gems of Mental Magic 54
William S. Groom Clock Dial Card Prediction prediction in envelope Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 36
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley As Far as You Like performer predicts list of words correctly, words are completly free selected, carbon envelope Gems of Mental Magic 57
Frank Garcia Garcia's Grand two cards are found, with napkin and knife, reinvention of "The X-Ray Knife", see also p. 515Related to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 127) 509
Greer Marechal Jr. Clipped Psyche writing appears on paper on clipboard, flap The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 148) 593
James G. Thompson Jr. Pocket Seance blank cards, name is divined and message appears The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 150) 601
Edward Clinkscale, Eugene Taylor Thru the Looking Glass spectator writes something on paper and the paper is rolled into a ball, that ball is pressed into a mirror and removed again, now the writing of the spectator is backwardsRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 149) 597
Glendi Production Load from small cabinet or hat, paper stream Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 15
Dr. Fred Bertsche Crazy Cardboards lines on paper, paper turned over lines change orientation, fake turnover Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 37
Milbourne Christopher Where There's Life torn and restored cigarette paper The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 155) 624
H. Levenson Stage Size out to Lunch Trick picture transformation, signed on both sides, with clipboard Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 7
Robert Brinkman Stage Version of the Multiplying Rabbits cardboard rabbit routine, covered with bags Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 33
Bob Spencer E-Z! gaffed envelopes The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 160) 644
Bob Somerfeld A Switch for the Mentalist envelope to switch billets Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 9
Karrell Fox Sucker!! buddha papers joke for magician's The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 166) 665
Edward Clinkscale, Eugene Taylor The Coin of Chomo Gama coin transforms vanishes and reappears, buddha papers The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 147) 589
Unknown Spirit Photography image of chosen card appears on photographic paper in envelope, two methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 197
Dai Vernon Message in the Flames center tear handlingRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 149