711 entries in Bill
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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 Torn Bank Note with repeatRelated toVariations The Art of Magic 325
Unknown The Bill and Lemon Trick The Art of Magic 329
Tom Sellers Treasury Note and Confetti bill is burned by "accident", reproduced from confetti Tricks That Work 15
Lu Brent A Match Box Melange Dollar bill vanishes, travels to matchbox that was previously full of matches (matches have vanished, leaving only the bill) Novel Magic 11
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
Al Baker Baker's Bill Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 110
Max Holden Shrinking Dollar Bill "Thoughts in General", from Linking Ring May 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Conrad C. Bush The Lemon and the Dollar see page 99 for improvement by Leo H. Sullivan The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 7) 28
E. D. Wolff Transient Money bill into nest of envelopes, thumb tip The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 8) 32
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
Monty Crowe Inflation bill passes through another bill when rolled The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 114
Jacob Steisal The Itinerant Dollar bill to anything multiple times, erasing last digit The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 85
Theodore Annemann Serial Number Divination number is divined by medium, in random orderRelated to "En Rapport" 10
Eddie Clever Out of the Ether medium in other room divines things The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 242
Edward Reese Banana Bill bill to banana The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 225
Geoff Sandersons Security! bill into ring box in wool that's sealed in a glass The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 239
L. Vosburgh Lyons Devil's Luck! The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 310
Unknown A Good Wrinkle for Rolling Bills method for a tight roll for insertion into lemon etc. Greater Magic 774
Dai Vernon The Short Change with the Long Green Greater Magic 779
Unknown Switching a Bill I Greater Magic 768
Unknown Switching a Bill II Greater Magic 769
Unknown The Torn Bill Greater Magic 767
William H. McCaffrey Cut and Restored Bill Greater Magic 770
Dr. E. G. Ervin Dollar Cut The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 41) 279
William H. McCaffrey The Five Dollar Bill Trick $5 to $1 bill, humorous presentation Greater Magic 777
Dave Roberts The Climbing Bill climbing up the wall, reel Greater Magic 771
Unknown "The Perfect" Lemon and Bill Trick Greater Magic 771
Bluey-Bluey The Bill in the Envelope burned in envelope, reproduced from spectator's sleeve Greater Magic 774
Carl Brema Dollar Bill and Tube Trick Bill Tube Greater Magic 781
Louis Lam Coincidence update, combined with bank night and predictionInspired by Be Deceived 19
Sid Lorraine Dollar Day The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 61) 435
Tom Sellers It's Just Chance - Another Version five envelopes, with a stand Scots Magic 23
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
Theodore Annemann Mental Dollars three bills folded and put in handkerchief, one is selected and the serial number is divined, the Accessory The Incorporated Strange Secrets 10
Robert Parrish A Prediction to End Predictions playing card, word and date on bill are predicted Do That Again! 9
L. Vosburgh Lyons Money Method The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 366
James G. Thompson Jr. Financial Nightmare bill transposition with story presentation The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 405
Theodore Annemann The Dollar-Cigarette Challenge bill in cigarette, serial number duplication The Incorporated Strange Secrets 5
Jack Vosburgh Double Dollar bill folded so that it looks like two bills, then it actually doubles The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 122) 711
Charlie Miller My Cups and Bills three coffee cups and rolled up billsAlso published here Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 12) 2
Henry Hardin Mystic Perception divined whether serial number on dollar bill is odd or even The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 596
Dr. Richard Rowe Three Cards and a Bank Note (Bill) three selections & borrowed bill sealed in four envelopes, performer names card and serial number, all vanish and reappear in middle of deck, bill wrapped around the three cards, duplicates More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 43
Warren E. Simms Bank Night Simplified The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 149) 827
Dave Price, Unknown Naming the Date on a Borrowed Bill bills had certain years on them After the Dessert 5
Martin Gardner Four Piles and a Dollar Bill spectator deals pile into four piles, the values on top form the year on the bill After the Dessert 6
Al Baker The Dollar Bill Switch in envelope The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 189
Unknown The Curious Fold bill folded and unfolded, then it is upside down After the Dessert 5
Jack Vosburgh Money Enraptured bill becomes giant bill The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 126) 731
Al Baker The Erectile Dollar Bill lengthwise folded bill moves to stand upright, thread The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 188
Al Baker Dollar Bill and Cigarette The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 184
Bruce Elliott, Theodore Annemann Not for the Meek bill to roll of life savers, gaffed knife The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 879
Unknown Rapid Banking bill transposes with check in two double envelopes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 189
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
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
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
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
Louis Tannen Change, Please! bill into signed envelope, envelope is cut, bill vanishes and two coins fall out The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 20) 84
Unknown The Dollar Bill in the Cigarette Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 146
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
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
Clyde Cairy Hoomdangs result of some calculations with the serial number of a chosen bill, appear on slates The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 30) 123
Milbourne Christopher Paper Money crumpled piece of newspaper changes in a dollar bill The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 145
Tom Sellers The "T.S." Knife to load an envelope Magical Mixture 11
Tom Sellers Note in Beer Bottle Magical Mixture 14
Tom Sellers Borrowed Note in Candle gimmicked knife Magical Mixture 16
Samuel Berland Berland's One to Four bill is cut in fourths, each change to new bill Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 130
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
Tom Osborne Instant Number Memorization how to quickly memorize serial number Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 134
John Scarne John Scarne's Bill Change ungimmickedRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 106
Milbourne Christopher Novel Burned and Restored Bill bill burned on top of plate is found underneath Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 116
Paul LePaul Le Paul's Torn Bill bill torn in half, one half changes to half dollar, restored Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 126
Unknown Half and Half bill changes to coins into envelope that is cut Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 118
Unknown Making Money to Order cut paper to money Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 133
U. F. Grant Slow Motion Bill Transposition Related to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 109
Unknown The Life Safer bill to life safer package used as pull Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 122
U. F. Grant "Million Dollar" Bill Mystery two bills are torn, one half of each vanish and appear in envelopeRelated toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 112
Jerry Sorensen Poor Man's Bank Night with a package of gum, everybody can select one, in one wrapper is a gum in the other is cradboard The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 69) 282
George Starke Hornswoggled bills change total value several timesRelated toVariationsAlso published here Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 7) 85
Herb Runge Wholly Smokes! routine with cigarette and match, glass of wine appears and disappears under a handkerchief, bill to cigarette The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 70) 284
Lu Brent Bill to Magazine - Letter to Bruce Elliott bill travels between two pages of chosen book or magazine The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 64) 262
George Starke Hornswoggled - The Smash Finish different eningRelated to Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 11) 111
Dr. E. G. Ervin Impromptu Bill Reading My Best 163
Ronald B. Edwards Numerology with prepared stage money The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 79) 320
George Starke Hornswoggled bills change total value several timesRelated toVariationsAlso published here My Best 189
Joseph H. Fries Big Money torn and restored bill with false explanation My Best 239
Milbourne Christopher Paper Money piece of newspaper to bill My Best 161
Ronald B. Edwards Surprise! bill (stage money) to silver coin The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 91) 369
Steve Eskow I.O.U. spectator's bill transpose with piece of paper in envelope The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 76) 311
Sid Lorraine A "Flash" Opener flash paper bill vanish My Best 320
Lu Brent Inflation dollar bill assembly, fives and ones The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 87) 353
Tommy Dowd Half A Buck rolling a cigarette with one hand and putting a bill inside The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 366
Gerald Kosky Dollar Bill in Lemon one half of a bill is burnt, other half found in chosen lemon My Best 252
Herman L. Weber Namreh's "Electrick" handkerchief and bill are shot into a light bulb, apparatus My Best 337
Harlan Tarbell, William Larsen The Soap Pitchman banknight effect with 3 bars of soap, dollar bill in one package Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 46
Unknown The Dollar Bill on the Ribbon bill with notified serial number and slit penetrates ribbon in envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 323
Unknown Bill Pull Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 47
Milbourne Christopher Match to Dollar rebuilding "Match to Flower" Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 8) 184
R. N. Lee Lit-Switch switch of cigarette with a lighter The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 398
Bert Allerton Bamboozle story presentationVariations Stars of Magic (Vol. 3, No. 2) 43
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley A Chance in a Billion bill put in a glass and covered with handkerchief Gems of Mental Magic 41
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley New Bills for Old ten serial numbers are noted on a blackboard, performer is blindfolded and can call out all the numbers Gems of Mental Magic 44
Unknown Billet Switch The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 139) 558
Bruce Elliott Static borrowed bill sticks to other bill, static electricity presentation, gaffed The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 126) 507
Frank Garcia H2O lit cigarette is dunk into glass of water and then rolled between the hands, transformation into rolled wet bill The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 127) 511
Harvey P. Graham Perfection serial number, free choice of lemon, no switch of billAlso published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 138) 553
Laurie Ireland A Dollar Bill in Candle Effect in chosen candle Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 12
Robert Brinkman Stage Size Six Bill Repeat Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 34
Bob Somerfeld Serial Number Prediction The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 152) 618
George G. Kaplan, Emil Jarrow The Lemon Trick two bills with similar numbers The Fine Art of Magic 292
Steve Miaco Tip on Bill in Lemon The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 145) 584
George G. Kaplan The Brema Tube and Bill loading the tube while showing it The Fine Art of Magic 263
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a rope, see p. 690 for tips and ideas by Hen FetschRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 165) 660
Arthur H. Buckley Borrowed Money bill vanishes from envelope, reappears in nest of envelopes, serial number noted (3 made to 8 from consecutive numbers) Principles and Deceptions 78
Terry Lynn Torn Corner Method bill travels to envelope Principles and Deceptions 80
Unknown Bank Night using double envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 179
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell's "Bank Night" using sepcial trey Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 183
Unknown Reading the Number on a Borrowed Dollar Bill using double envelope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 178
Bill Simon Ten Fingers & a Silk coin is produced from silk and vanishes, repeated, continues production of coins, bills as final load Controlled Miracles 30
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
Al Baker Bill-Epathy using Baker Billet Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 283
Vern Schoneck Pursepose bill wrapped in a paper and put in envelope transforms into stage money The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 173) 694
Verne Chesbro Half a Butt is Better Than One The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 773
George Blake Imp-Ossible bill travels from under handkerchief into a bill tubeRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 192) 767
George Blake Imp-Aled Brema bill tube with holes, threaded on a needle, bill travels insideRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 771
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
Dr. Jacob Daley, Dr. Stanley Jaks Daley's Device bill switch while putting it in envelopeAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 217) 866
Murray Sumner Torn Bill Trick The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 196) 784
Jack Chanin Jap Jape cigarette and two drawer boxes, bill to cigarette finale The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 194) 776
Al Baker Fun with the Money-Making Machine ideas for this prop The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 429
Edward Marlo Crumpled Bill Switch Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 15
Al Baker The Baker Bill Tear impromptu The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 423
Edward Marlo The Flash Bill Routine borrowed bill disappears in flash, reproduction from fist Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 14
Bruce Elliott No Five five dollar bill put on one dollar bill, five dollar bill vanishes The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 225) 898
Al Baker The Bill in the borrowed Lemon gaffed knife The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 430
Don Alan Bill in the Orange Close-Up Time wit Don Alan 14
Dr. Ben B. Braude Baloon Buster card in on of selected balloon, for magicians, three stooges (!) The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 224) 897
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
Norman Jensen The Sticky Steal vanish of a bill in envelope / stealing something from an envelope The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 246) 983
Theodore Annemann The Cigarette and Dollar Bill Again signed bill in cigarette Annemann's Buried Treasures 2
Karrell Fox A "Tin-Spot" bill repeat gag, bill thrown on floor makes loud noice Kornfidentially Yours 31
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
Ricki Dunn IOU $1.00 spectator's Dollar bill is folded and he holds it, when he opens it up again he holds a paper with "IOU $1.00" written on it, pickpocket presentation The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 306) 21
Karrell Fox A Bill Collector three bills under handkerchief, performer apparently folds them quickly into a ring, bird and bowtie, fourth bill is pushed in fist ans changes into a bill folded like an umbrella Kornfidentially Yours 15
Gaylord E. Hill Gaylord's Impromptu Bill Vanish rolled bill secretly behind ear The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 316) 66
Karrell Fox Light's Out card to lightbulb, missing corner matches Kornfidentially Yours 18
Bob Ellis Miser's Dream with Dollar Bills Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 116
Harlan Tarbell "Bank Night" Cardboard method for bank night Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 152
Harlan Tarbell "Bank Night" Envelope method for bank night Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 153
Harlan Tarbell 2 - Here's Your Change 5$ 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
Gene Grant Challenge Dollar Bill Test bill in envelope and between slates, still performer divines serial number Phantini's Lost Book of Mental Secrets 10
Jack Yates Money and the Medium bill put in one of several envelopes, medium finds correct one Minds in Duplicate 27
Lewis Ganson Free Choice including a handling adapted for childrenInspired by
  • Raymond Beebe (Genii, Oct. 1945)
Unconventional Magic 5
Bill Bowman Pop-Off clipped, two paperclips on folded bill linkVariations The Best in Magic 3
Dr. Jacob Daley Device bill switch while putting it in envelopeAlso published here The Best in Magic 213
Bruce Elliott The Rip one of five bills vanishes, practical manipulative methodAlso published here The Best in Magic 59
Bruce Elliott The Fold-Around one of five bills vanishes, folding method The Best in Magic 61
Bruce Elliott The Rip one of five bills vanishes, practical manipulative methodAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 336) 152
Gershon Legman Lotus and Bow-Tie bill folded to bow-tie and LotusRelated to
  • Mitchell Dyszel's "Bow Knot Money" in "The Jinx" 1942
Also published here
The Best in Magic 33
Clayton Rawson 1. Right in Front of Your Nose Also published here The Best in Magic 151
Don Alan Bill, Lemon and Wrapper part of serial number is written down, featuring a floating burning wrapper Pretty Sneaky 44
Harvey P. Graham Perfection serial number, free choice of lemon, no switch of billAlso published here The Best in Magic 63
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a ropeAlso published here The Best in Magic 235
Don Tanner The Seven Keys to Bank Night one key, seven locks, boxes in one is a price The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 344) 201
Max Katz That Torn Corner where to store torn corner 26 Originals 20
Tony Corinda Impromptu "Just Chance" Pencil, Lip, Sound, Touch and Muscle Reading 43
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
Tony Corinda (5) The Bartender's Nightmare! divination of a serial number, blindfolded Blindfolds & X-Ray Eyes 150
Dr. Spencer Thornton Other Thorntonism Ideas for a serial number divination, switching playing cards and appearance of a message Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 2
Tony Corinda (5) Astrnomical add a number prediction, serial number of a bill Predictions 109
Dr. Spencer Thornton Serial Number Duplication preparing bills, so they have the same serial number More Miracles in Mentalism 12
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
Dr. Spencer Thornton Serial Number Telepathy one of five collected bills is selected and the serial number divined More Miracles in Mentalism 12
Corvello Mentalism in Numbers three bills folded and put in a handkerchief Magic of the Mind 68
Tom Sellers Note and the Jar bill travels into sealed jar Magic of the Mind 14
Bruce Elliott ZIP bill to lighter The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 352) 236
Ernest W. Brady Ten Silver Dollar bank night with one marked coin among several, coin in sock spectator has to select one by one The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 358) 259
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
The Amazing Maurice A Spectator Performs Telepathy spectator divines number from a bill by looking into a glass of water Still More Miracles in Mentalism 19
Andrew Kennedy, Ernest Heldman Boot Bill Fold see also p. 286 for additional ideas by Robert Myerson and Ernest Heldman The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 363) 280
Harry Mendoza Card and Cigarette only comments, "transposition" with tobacco The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 55
Eugene Gloye Balled Bill bill into plastic golf ball The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 361) 272
Jack Ketch Magic from Oz paper tree with bills, gag The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 372) 317
Dai Vernon Short Change With Long Green using glued bills Early Vernon 49
Max Malini Bill in Cigarette Malini and His Magic 60
Max Malini Bills, Lemon and Egg bill in lemon and bill in egg, bills vanish from handkerchief, with wand Malini and His Magic 33
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
Jack Ketch Torn and Restored Bill Ideas with scotch The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 394) 406
Karl Fulves The Black Room silk/tissue of chosen color travels from glass tumbler behind spectator's back to wrapped tumblerRelated to
  • p. 20 for idea by Sid Lorraine
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 1) 4
Jack Chanin Dollar to Dollar dollar coin cleanly transforms into dollar bill The New Modern Coin Magic 416
Piet Forton The Popokatepetlpaper Produce dollar bill with flash paper Piet Forton Lecture Notes 7
Pat Sprake The Phoenix Pound dollar note is put in one of four envelopes and all are shuffled, three of them are burnt, in the last one is the bill The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 111
Don Nielson 5 & 10 two strips of paper or bills are folded together, then pulled apart The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 1st Folio) 139
Harry Lorayne Double Billemma borrowed bill is torn, one half travels somewhere, then bill is restored Deck-Sterity 58
Edward Victor I.O.U. signed bill in envelope changes into an IOU slip and back The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 258
F.W. Lindsley, Charlie Miller Cashing A Check torn check is wrapped in paper, when light with a match it transforms into bills Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 7
Lewis Ganson The Bill Tube folded bill vanishes from under handkerchief and appears in locked tube The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 267
Arnold De Seiver Arnold De Seiver's Routine bill tube routineInspired by The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 272
J. W. Sarles Money Lender Inspired by
  • "It's Only Chance" (Tom Sellers, Novel Necromancy)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2) 232
Earl Keyser Porous Purse bill slides free from Vis-Escape apparatus The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 212
Milton Kort Contrary Currency 1 $ bill and 5 $ bill penetrate, then change placesAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 222
Jules Lenier Tip On Chink-A-Chink rolled up dollar bills The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 9) 190
Norman Rhodes Ten Shilling Note Trick bill is burnt then found in an envelope (bank night interlude) The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 14
Lou Borin Mind vs. Money ten bills borrowed, performer reveals serial numbers behind back, see p. 246 for further references & p. 258 for Evan Shanahan playing card adaption The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 4) 237
Alfred Zorn The X-Ray Match-Box bill is folded and cicled with rubber band then put in matchbox, serial number reading Entertaining Mental Miracles 7
Albert Spackman Noted Number prediction of the total of the last four digits of four bills The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 61
Ace Gorham Hot Money bill to cigarette, torn halves then change to half dollars HEX! 19
Dan Tong Bill Antics two bills in left hand, one travels to right hand, featuring fold that makes one bill look like two HEX! 65
Len Gardner Mad Money One, Five and Ten dollar bills borrowed and dropped in glasses, One and Five dollar bills vanish in flame and reappear folded inside Ten dollar bill, see p. 289 for referenceRelated to
  • suggestion by John Hudak on p. 314
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 12) 287
Roger Crosthwaite Note in Cigarette bill is accidentally burnt The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 25
Joseph M. White Let George Do It marked bill travels to box, paper is cut with silhouette of George Washington HEX! 76
Roy Johnson The Bargain (with Apologies to Bert Allerton) story presentation, bill vanishes among pieces of newspaperInspired by The Roy Johnson Experience 37
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
Alan Shaxon The Banknote in Walnut bill in walnut in egg in lemon, serial number divination to startInspired by My Kind of Magic 37
Alan Shaxon, Oswald Rae It's a Hold-Up! ring, watch and bill disappear from handkerchief and reappear at finger, arm and in walletRelated to My Kind of Magic 14
Roy Johnson Beat the Clock bill in orange with game show presentation The Roy Johnson Experience 63
Tom Harris Just Chance with three envelopes, historical commentsRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 9) 434
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
Norman Houghton Money Count Gag gag when getting money in bank The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 4) 484
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
Paul Siegel Money Madness any bill put in envelope, performer reveal serial number Doorway to Delusion 17
Roy Baker Bandit Bill with rubber band Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 236
Fugi A. Fuchs Ee-Zee Money bill is printed from blank paper Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 289
Peter Kane Finn Change card to bill, pocket cardRelated to Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 91
Fred Kaps Newspaper to Dollar Bills paper to money, constructing information on page 11 Fred Kaps Lecture 6
Fred Kaps Constructing Newspaper to Dollar Bills Fred Kaps Lecture 11
Vincent Sabatino Bill-Tube Presentation from silk to bill tube Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 271
Sid Lorraine Just Chance - Credit Information Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 3) 585
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
Walter Rollins Hillbilly Bills two sets of One, Five, Ten and Twenty dollar bills, performer predicts which one is chosen and spiked with safety pin Close-up Cavalcade 154
Dick Zimmerman The Second Switch Creative Magic 9
Jack Chanin Money Mastery borrowed bill, restoration in spectator's hand Close-up Cavalcade 141
Bert Jacques, Gene Keeney Two Dollar Bill Tear two-dollar bill torn, halves change into one-dollar billsVariations Close-up Cavalcade 135
Larry West Buck-A-Reno four one-dollar bills, one changes into a 5er Close-up Cavalcade 143
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Close-up Cigarette Routine filter torn and cigarette vanishes, torn & restored, filter torn, rest changes into bill and filter into full cigarette Close-up Cavalcade 43
Ted Danson Give Me A Ring.... three envelopes Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 2) 17
Stanton Carlisle Colour-Psychology four envelopes, mixture between banknight and coincidence routineRelated to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 2) 18
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
Amedeo Vacca Budapest Switch featuring switch of crumpled bill with handkerchief, tabled Amedeo's Continental Magic 93
Barrie Richardson 678 named three digit number from a bill is found in a wallet, written on a card Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 1) 10
Unknown The Lira Swindle bar bet, short-change type swindle Amedeo's Continental Magic 93
Unknown Simple Switch for small objects Amedeo's Continental Magic 33
Amedeo Vacca Simple Bill Switch crumpled up Amedeo's Continental Magic 92
Amedeo Vacca I Owe You bill transforms into paper in spectator's hand, to get tip Amedeo's Continental Magic 90
Faucett Ross Money Grab Fan production of bills Magic With Faucett Ross 91
George P. Sanderson On Colour Psychology Related to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 7) 85
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
Scotty York Bill Corner Switch Lecture 30
Peter Kane Fiver! selection to pocket, then changes into billRelated to A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 1
Francis Carlyle The Five & One Dollar Transpo gaffed bill The Magic of Francis Carlyle 120
Faucett Ross, Max Malini Bill in Lemon Uses a Malini move to vanish the bill Magic With Faucett Ross 122
T. Nelson Downs 1. Downs' Banknote in Lemon Magic With Faucett Ross 176
Unknown Dollar Matches box of matches shown, dollar bill rolled to tube, matches poured out, bill vanishes and reappears from match box Another Close-up Cavalcade 97
Scotty York, Chuck Smith The Fabulous Red Snapper bill ends up in a snapper Lecture 29
U. F. Grant Bill in Nest of Envelopes Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 856
Philip T. Goldstein Psychic Let's Make A Deal Verbal Control 8
Philip T. Goldstein Reverse Bank Night Verbal Control 8
Karl Fulves Workshop (2) paper discs punched out of bill change to coins, posed as a problem Interlocutor (Issue 13) 49
Tommy Wonder Splitting the Money published under the Name "Jos Bema"Related to Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 2) 475
Al Mann The Legal Tenders serial number is divined, with Abyss envelope The Sibylline Messages 8
Warren Stephens Notepad for Switching Bill Close-up Cavalcade Finale 148
Mike Kozlowski Bill Switch without thumb tipRelated to The Hundred Dollar Bill Switch 25
Mike Kozlowski The Hundred Dollar Bill Switch - The Effect and the Challenge
- Possibilities
- The How and the Why
- Getting Ready
- Mechanically Speaking
- Both Sides Now
- Presentation and...
The Hundred Dollar Bill Switch 3
Dan Tong Bill Antics bill from hand to hand, featuring fold so one bill looks like two Close-up Cavalcade Finale 181
David Carré Assemblage Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 6) 361
Unknown Seeing is Believing Bill Tear with gaff, includes variations Close-up Cavalcade Finale 158
Unknown No Gaff Bill Tear Close-up Cavalcade Finale 169
Duke Stern The Seven Dollar Trick two 1 dollar bill and one 5 dollar bill, the fiver also changes into a 1 dollar bill Close-up Cavalcade Finale 173
Bengt Nilsson, Allan Lambie Everything Happens to Ken Miller routine with cigarettes and money
(1) Brand-Changing Cigarette Packet
(2) Rising Cigarette
(3) Cigarette Packet to Banknote (Allan Lambie)
(4) Banknote to Matches
(5) Coin from Banknote
Continuous Cigarette Production 15
Warren Stephens Borrowed Bill and Pen borrowed bill inside pen Close-up Cavalcade Finale 147
Al Mann Other Uses for the Photon Shield Sealed Envelope for card or bill to envelope The Photon Shield 6
George Sands Reverse Bank Nite using the Lucky 13 prime forceInspired by The Chronicles (Issue 4) 1100
Karl Fulves (A) In God appearing writing on a bill, exploiting 1950 misprint Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Francis Carlyle The Blindfold Act Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 129
John Cornelius Read Out denomination and serial number of bill read that is given behind backRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1165
Dennis Marks Marksmanship Bill(et) Switch Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1, No. 5) 57
Ross Bertram Bertram's Bill Tear Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 105
Shigeo Futagawa Dollar Changed Into Four Quarters uses the tunnel vanish Introduction to Coin Magic 59
Ross Bertram Hush Money two half dollars change into dollar bill Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 51
Paul Fox Cashing a Cheque paper transforms into bill in flash Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 144
Cardini Crawling Bill bill crawl over floor, routine made available via Milton Tropp, wrist reelVariations The Chronicles (Issue 5) 1114
Ross Bertram Bertram's Bill in a Cigarette Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 102
Keith Charnley Coin and Cover coin under wallet, kicker bill appears Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 8) 721
Mike Bornstein Clip-Joint two-pronged paper clip penetrated bill Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 9) 244
Karl Fulves Gorgeous George spectator draws disguise on George Washington on dollar bill, performer predicted it, posed as problemRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 35) 138
Gene Castillon Coinswoggled coin production climax Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 6) 209
Jim Ryan Bill Tear bill is folded and torn up Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 3) 175
John Carney Torn and Restored Goat three borrowed bills are torn up and restored Conjuror's Journal 11
Eric Mason Make a Note of It bill is folded, tossed into the air, where it changes into a giant bill Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 8) 716
A. Berkeley Davis, Francis Carlyle Five-One Transposition Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 12) 277
Michael O'Rady One for the Money bill and quarter borrowed, two cards selected, money vanishes an reappears rubberbanded and between two selections in wallet Card Cavalcade Finale 38
El Duco Bill Prediction five numbered envelopes in glasses, remaining envelope contains bill and remaining number is predicted El Duco's Lecture Notes 9
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
George B. Anderson Serial Number Divination serial number of folded bill is divined with pendulum, switch The Magic Pendulum 24
Tom Ogden Five and One penetration and changes of 1$ and 5$ bills, if you are cheap check page 468 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 9) 385
Arthur Setterington Sandwich Escape saturation of a bill between two stapled business cards Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 11) 942
Mike Bornstein Bill-Vedere gaffed Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 11) 415
Al Schneider Al-Himber Wallet paper to money with Himber Wallet Al Schneider On Close-Up 118
Danny Korem The Million Dollar Bill Switch pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit - Volume II 37
Gordon Bruce Torn Card To Bill torn card transforms to bill Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 3) 816
Tom Gagnon Educated Dollar Bill bill crawls underneath wallet in tent configuration, then under ashtray and back
- The Bill and Wallet
- Gaining Slack In The Thread
- Himber Plus Cardini
- The Bill and the Ashtray
- Notes by Karl Fulves
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue 27) 1325
Karl Fulves The Old 4-Shell Game different bills under four styrofoam coffee cups Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 80
Danny Korem The UDT and the Bill and Envelopes Routine bill in envelope mixed with other envelopes, burned, from wallet, pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit - Volume II 35
Michael Ammar Signed Bill in Lightbulb Also published here The Command Performance - Premier Issue 21
Gene Grant Supreme Psychometry pseudo psychometry, different objects in envelopes, serial number divination of a bill Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 71
Jim Ryan The Bill Tear bill is folded and torn up Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 5
Jim Ryan Jim's Toss-Away, An Easy Variation tossing bill away and it reappears back in the hand Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 9
Thomas Alan Waters Additional Notes variations and ideas on the switch, pocket writing and indexes Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 184
Al Mann One Hundred Clams signed bill is burned and appears restored in an envelope, Al Koran Wallet The "H" Factor 21
Lou Gallo Silver Certificate folded dollar bill visibly transforms into dollar coinAlso published here Encore II 18
Stephen Tucker Xmas Bonus snap change with folded bills Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 8) 143
Mike Caveney Signed Bill in Cigar Magicomedy 103
Stephen Tucker Enveloped with instruction sheet, three envelopes Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. Special Issue) 29
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
Barrie Richardson Dollar Divination using bill switch Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 5) 1034
Eric Mason, Barrie Richardson "Bill Divination" several bills in a bowl, one is selected and number divined A Boon for All Seasons 37
Rev. John "Jack" Keenan Ripper Amok number divination of a bill and prediction with a office spike Of Gifts and Talents 10
Tom Ogden The New York Puzzler bill penetrates bill, gaffed bill The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part I 37
Derek Dingle Bill Switch The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 136
Derek Dingle Cornered Bill in Cigarette The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 45
Bob Elliott The Wicked (S)witch Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 643
Barrie Richardson Bill Switch finger tip Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 5) 1035
Derek Dingle Bill Switch The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 45