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Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked, siamesaVariations The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
U. F. Grant Simple Triple Location one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 151
U. F. Grant No Dice removing cards from packet with certain values wins game, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 151
U. F. Grant The Vanishing Mirror aces are found without looking at faces, apparently with mirror that vanishes, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant The Marked Deck finding aces in one-way deck, apparently marked Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant Behind the Pack counting procedure, short card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 313
U. F. Grant The Fingerprint Discovery one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant Living and Dead Test with one-way playing cards Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 153
U. F. Grant A Count Down Discovery one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 153
U. F. Grant Siamese Twins two selections come together in deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 154
U. F. Grant Find the Lady one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
U. F. Grant Call Me Up Sometime four cards are placed next to queens Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
U. F. Grant Thought Transference assistant names selection when he returns into room, code with one-way cards Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 163
U. F. Grant Say When three cards at three numbers in fifteen-card packet, using hat, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 164
U. F. Grant U Bite oops control Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 168
U. F. Grant Sure Locator locator card turns over Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 169
Joseph Ovette The Buddha Whispers "has one of these the same value?"Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 350
U. F. Grant Spellino spectator's name is speltRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 50
U. F. Grant Spellino Climax performer names a card and spells it, repeated Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 51
U. F. Grant Giant Acrobatic Cards some jumbo cards are dealt face up face down alternating, they turn over again while a second packet is now mixed alternately, double backersVariationsAlso published here
  • "Stage Magic" (Burling Hull, 1932)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 127
U. F. Grant Hat and Card Change card is in hat, other card vanishes, card in hat is that card, original card in hat is in deck, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant The Funny Deck card travels back from pocket, leaving behind a blank card, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant U Can't Do As I Do double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
U. F. Grant The Spotter Cards card reverses itself and indicates position of selection, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
U. F. Grant New Card Monte spectator think of one of two cards, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
U. F. Grant The Midnight Marvel four of a kind reversed itself in dark room, duplicates Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 295
U. F. Grant A Book Test forcing word with cards, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
U. F. Grant A Changing Card wrong card turns over and changes into right one in sandwich, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 136
U. F. Grant A Spirit Message writing appears on card, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
U. F. Grant A Transposition with sucker element Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
U. F. Grant The Head Pincushion Greater Magic 957
Charles T. Jordan Demon's Divination "can you see your suit/value... here?", set-upRelated toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1938) 324
U. F. Grant U-Do-It Ace Trick spectator loses aces in deck and deals out four hands to find them again, no-touch by magician (telephone trick?) Greater Magic 349
U. F. Grant Reversed Key Card The "Whoops!" ControlAlso published here Greater Magic 81
U. F. Grant A Pocket Change card in performer's and spectator's pocket change place, double facer Greater Magic 444
U. F. Grant Impropmtu Method Greater Magic 790
Theodore Annemann, U. F. Grant More on the Flipbook Animation credit claim by U. F. Grant for 1921 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 612
Minoe, U. F. Grant Clever Coins two times ten coins in two bowls, number selected with dice travels across, see also page 524 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 513
U. F. Grant Tomato Cocktail tomato vanishes from paper bag, where only tomato skin remains, in cup appears tomato juiceRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 103) 623
U. F. Grant, Danny Morris, Howcani Gaglet Department - idea for Al Baker's "Salt Trick" (Morris)
- idea for cleaning slates, when done with chemical formula (Grant)
- gag, where two eggs are cracked and one put in pocket, but still three yolks are seen (Howcani)
Inspired by The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 14) 59
Walter B. Gibson, U. F. Grant Count Them Out false count based on words The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 112
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
U. F. Grant Slow Motion Bill Transposition Related to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 109
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
U. F. Grant The Farmer and the Witch person transposition Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 405
Paul Fleming (reviewer) Modern Levitations by U. F. Grant The Paul Fleming Book Reviews - Volume I 74
Paul Fleming (reviewer) Secrets by U. F. Grant The Paul Fleming Book Reviews - Volume I 86
U. F. Grant Zella Prediction Trick one card selected, one thought of, prediction written on one card, it's the selection with the thought of card written on itRelated to Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 19
U. F. Grant Improved Three Way Forcing handling for forcing three cards with a three way forcing deck Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 22
Robert A. Nelson, Dr. H. Walter Grote The Twenty-First Stunner ungaffedInspired by Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 23
U. F. Grant New Slate Test sum of four years is predicted Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 200
Laurie Ireland, U. F. Grant The Shrinking Glass of Milk in combination with Bossie Cow Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 18
Sid Lorraine, Bert Douglas Watch the Lemon lemon is supposed to travel into glas, only skin remains, lemonade in glassInspired by
  • "The 'Lemon Crush' Mystery" (Sid Lorraine, Linking Ring Vol. 2 No. 11, 1924)
Related toVariations
Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 75
U. F. Grant Four-Ace Routine aces with twelve indifferent cards are mixed and dealt in four piles, aces in spectator's pile Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 119
Bruce Elliott Fate male and female names are selected, one by sliding a paperclip on a list, second by rolling the dice, the names match and represent a famous pair from historyRelated toVariations The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 177) 708
U. F. Grant Lady Luck multiple prediction, coins heads and tales, sum of thrown dice and selected card, tossed out deckRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 181) 723
U. F. Grant Grant's Card Trick three cards change places, two under hand of the spectator one in performer's pocket, duplicate The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 827
U. F. Grant Visible: Invisible Thread invisible thread gag, thread appears The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 827
U. F. Grant The Impossible Knot knot routine with a handkerchief The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 828
U. F. Grant A New Coin Fold The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 829
U. F. Grant Grant's Secret The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 216) 863
U. F. Grant, Bob Somerfeld Impromptome with borrowed business card as a bookmarkInspired by Mind Reader's Digest 7
Milbourne Christopher Magazine Test with playing card to select pageVariations More One Man Mental Magic 3
U. F. Grant Ghost Knot false knot, wax on rope, convincing Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 106
U. F. Grant Grant's Cigarette Classic clean vanish behind card and reproduction from cigarette pack, using metal tube clipped to thumb Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 142
U. F. Grant Zella Ring on the Rope using extra piece Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 173
U. F. Grant Another Ending for Zella Ring on the Rope with restoration Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 179
U. F. Grant E Z Cut and Restored Rope Mystery extra piece Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 178
U. F. Grant Bombay Ropes and Rings several rings and hat, grandmother's necklace principle Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 181
U. F. Grant Packing Box Escape Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 296
Harlan Tarbell, U. F. Grant Packing Box Escape Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 299
U. F. Grant Carton Production Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 367
U. F. Grant A Date with a Coin coin is selected, when top four cards are dealt, numbers match the date of the coin More Miracles in Mentalism 30
U. F. Grant Impromptu Impression Board not really impromptu More Miracles in Mentalism 20
Eddie Clever, U. F. Grant (a) Cigarette Test cigarettes dumped in a bowl, cigarette with different brand is found More Miracles in Mentalism 24
U. F. Grant Lilly - Levi knife in paper cup, knife is held and cup remains suspendedRelated to
  • Stewart James in Tops, April, 1940.
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 351) 231
U. F. Grant Terrific with fourteen of spades and card with torn corner jokes The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 351) 232
U. F. Grant Rise a matchbox on table stand up by itselfRelated to
  • Hugard's Magic Monthly 1954, Walter Price
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 351) 233
U. F. Grant Zella Switch card under table is divined, x-ray vision presentation The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 351) 233
U. F. Grant Card Table Switch under table deck switch The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 351) 233
U. F. Grant The Misdirection Pass The "Whoops!" ControlRelated toAlso published here The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 351) 234
Don Tanner The Back Room on U. F. Grant, Karrell Fox, Steranko, Bob Nelson, Louis Lam, The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 357) 258
Don Tanner The Back Room on Jay Marshall, Dai Vernon, U. F. Grant, mathematical puzzle The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 359) 266
Rolland Hamblen, Charlie Miller, U. F. Grant Fifteen Card Trick Routine - 9 spectator remembers card and its position, card stabbed in deck, its value used to count down and find selection The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 20
Don Tanner The Back Room on Don Lawton, tip for U. F. Grant's "Coin Stitched" by Roscoe L. Gaylord, Roger Sylvester The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 374) 326
U. F. Grant Nickle to English Penny with playing card The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 374) 325
U. F. Grant Phantom Coins in spectator's breast pocket, see page 342 for idea by G. E. HillAlso published here The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 375) 327
Don Tanner The Back Room on Magi-Fest, Howard A Adams idea for Grants Plus Roydon, U. F. Grant The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 375) 330
Don Tanner (reviewer) Victory Carton Illusions by U. F. Grant The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 365) 290
Don Tanner The Back Room on Don Lawton, Bob Nelson, Jay Marshall, Judy Elliott, Edwin L. Baron, George Johnstone, U. F. Grant gag, Jack Ketch bar bet wth rope, The New Jinx, Frank Zella The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 368) 302
Don Tanner The Back Room on Micky Hades, Jimmy Lake, Jay Marshall, Bob Lund, U. F. Grant, Stuart Cramer The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 369) 306
U. F. Grant Idea for Switching Bulldog Clip The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 370) 308
U. F. Grant Hard Shell Sorcery using the Egg Cup, egg changes with silk in two egg cups The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 370) 308
U. F. Grant The Egg in the Card egg vanishes and yolk is poured from selection The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 370) 309
Don Tanner The Back Room on Howard Thurston, Benjamin Franklin, card throwing, Magic Dealer Association, gag by Dr. Belanger, J. E. Johannson suggests using flower pots for cups and balls, Magic Handbook, U. F. Grant The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 372) 318
Don Tanner The Back Room on Magi-Fest, Micky Hades, Elmer Skippy Huber, U. F. Grant, Sid Lorraine, Walt Rollins, Dino Mazza The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 377) 338
U. F. Grant You Joker! gag, mirror on compass, spectator looks into it and sees himself, selection of a joker The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 379) 345
U. F. Grant Instant Penetration through handkerchief, see p. 362 for idea by Dimitri Demushkin The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 381) 352
U. F. Grant Zella's Space Coin with chinatown quarter, transposition with playing card The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 381) 354
U. F. Grant Clip - P.O. Clippo variation with piece of paper used for bundling mail The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 385) 368
U. F. Grant The Bashful Queens Queen between two Jacks turns face downVariations The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 391) 391
Francis Haxton Fickle Queen see also p. 406Inspired by The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 393) 400
U. F. Grant Infallible Prediction ping pong ball is placed under one of three cups, different colors, predictionVariations The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 394) 405
Karl Fulves Infallible Prediction Variation golf ball placed in one of three cups, prediction in form of a second ball in chosen cupInspired byRelated to The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 395/396) 408
Don Nielsen Problem in Prophecy three different colored cups, and three different colored balls, matching, posed as problem, see p. 426 & 428 for comments and ideasInspired byRelated toVariations The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 397) 416
U. F. Grant, Harry Lorayne Impromptu Out of this World no credit My Favorite Card Tricks 26
U. F. Grant Zella's Space Coins (originally from New Phoenix)Also published here The New Modern Coin Magic 480
U. F. Grant The Phantom Coins two methodsAlso published here The New Modern Coin Magic 481
U. F. Grant The Queen Bows coin penetrates tray and falls into glass underneath The New Modern Coin Magic 482
Steve Belchou, U. F. Grant Grand Slam marked one of three coins penetrates filled glass covered with handkerchief The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 5) 89
U. F. Grant Silks, Paper & Wrists Newspaper wrapped around wrists, silks disappear, appear around spectator's wrists Newspaper Magic 67
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
Eddie Erold, U. F. Grant Mermaid Illusion classic appearance with two foldable screens The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 67
U. F. Grant Bill in Nest of Envelopes Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 856
Charles Nyquist, James G. Thompson Jr. Retrospective long article about the evolution of phone effects, reprinted from Sphinx, 1942
- "20th Century Telepathy" (John Northern Hilliard)
- John Percival, Benedict and Paul Rockwood versions
- Fred D. Muth & elimination principle
- "One By Swindle" (F. Jackson)
- U. F. Grant
- "Colored Silks" (Earl Thomas)
- "Operator Calling" (Harris Solomon)
- "Right Number" (Kent Arthur)
- "The Phantom Phone" (Howard Savage)
- "Winged Thoughts" (J. G. Thompson, Jr.)
- "Phoned Thots" (Orville Meyer)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 6) 952
U. F. Grant Grant's Hummer Trick some cards in hand and some in pocket, amount of both is divined Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 29
Karl Fulves, Charles T. Jordan, Joseph Ovette, U. F. Grant The Buddha Bet "can you see your suit/value... here?", set-upInspired by Fourcast 12
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Bagged ring vanishes from glass and appears on rod which is pushed through a paper bag Magic from the Parade #1 1
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Triple Stop Card Trick three decks, three selections, first published 1953 Magic from the Parade #1 15
Michael Weber Cash Transaction five and one dollar bill transpose, see also Carlyle's "5 & 1 Transpo"Inspired by West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1, No. 1) 43
U. F. Grant, Tenkai Ishida Card Vanish spectator remembers card at number, when counted down again it is no longer there The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 23
Edward Marlo, U. F. Grant Grant's Lost Card Trick spelling principle to divine any thought of card Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 299
U. F. Grant Card between stapled File Cards Card to Wallet 88
Michael Weber Working Without a Grant signed and ungimmickedRelated to Life Savers 64
Dick Zimmerman, U. F. Grant Impromptu Version two piles Way Out of this World 7
U. F. Grant The "Whoops!" Control bold, but clever methodRelated to Card College - Volume 1 68
U. F. Grant Number Force with Dice dice shaken in matchbox Great Tricks Revisited 19
Paul Harris Buck Naked Grant Inspired by The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue New Stuff) 15
Nick Trost Believe It or Not! mixed cards become ordered and ordered cards become mixed (improved method from original, published in The Linking Ring, February 1955)Inspired byAlso published here The Card Magic of Nick Trost 150
Nick Trost What's In A Name? Spell spectator's name to locate card (credit info for plot origin)Related toAlso published here The Card Magic of Nick Trost 153
Nick Trost, U. F. Grant Three Chances in 26 Updated handling of "One Chance in 26" (Nick Trost, The New Tops, May 1965) with Gilbreath and two more selectionsInspired by The Card Magic of Nick Trost 175
U. F. Grant Grant Switch Switch mini cards that are paper clipped on opposite sides of poker sized card, in the action of revealing the faces The Card Magic of Nick Trost 191
U. F. Grant Grant Switch The Card Magic of Nick Trost 205
Nick Trost, U. F. Grant Jumbo Two-Way Split Stewart James's trick with jumbo cards. Prediction idea by U. F. GrantInspired by
  • "Split Second" (Stewart James, The New Tops, December 1962)
The Card Magic of Nick Trost 206
Milton Kort Contrary Currency Bills transpose, penetrate and transformRelated toAlso published here Kort 325
Paul Curry, U. F. Grant Out of This World discussing the weak points Mastering the Art of Magic 150
U. F. Grant, Eugene Burger Slow Motion Bill Change Related to Mastering the Art of Magic 193
U. F. Grant, Karl Fulves Elasti-Scape chosen card between to rubber banded decks vanishes, jumps out of one of the packets, "slightly modified handling" for Grant's trick Under Tension 93
U. F. Grant Cheeck to Cheeck brief Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 29
Michael Weber, U. F. Grant Half-a-Cheek on the Photocopier "Triumphotocopy", staging for Cheek to Cheek 505 3
Joshua Jay Inflated (Canadian) Transposition Inspired by Seventeen Secrets 2
Andy (The Jerx) Bazillion Dollar Bill Mystery Million Dollar Bill Mystery - one half of a dollar bill teleports into a sealed envelope, the other teleports to FranceInspired by The Jerx 41
U. F. Grant Extra Pocket see also footnote 7 The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 47
Paul Vigil Thou Shalt Not Steal "or The Mona Lisa Money Trick"Inspired by
  • "Be Switched" (George Hample, 1985)
Related to
The Doors of Deception 71