The Collected Almanac
The Collected Almanac
1982-1987
written by Richard Kaufman
published by Kaufman and Greenberg
1992 (Hardcover), 490 pages, work of Various
(327 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
Creators Title Comments & References Issue Year Page CARC Categories
Mark Lefler Reversi 1992 -44
Jon Racherbaumer Examination of a So-So Notion deck rubbed with second case, face card changes, a card travels into case see also "The So-So Notion" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1984) 1992 -43
Ed Marlo Holy P.O.D.'d Again flap gaff 1992 -41
Harry Houdini & S. W. Erdnase Houdini/Erdnase Transformation as Vanish 1992 -40
Don England & Richard Kaufman England's Vanishing Aces aces vanish on top of deck one by one 1992 -38
Howard Lyons Steal unloading cards under top cards 1992 -38
Tom Gagnon Cheating the Greek for a Second fake greeks and seconds 1992 -36
Derek Dingle Covering the Turnover Pass with bottom card cover 1992 -35
Karl Fulves DIY Double Drop Effect 2 cards from different decks match 1992 -34
James Swain Do-It-Yourself Double Drop from deck onto table inspired by "The Nelson Quickie" (Bob Nelson, 1947) 1992 -33
Jon Racherbaumer Lapping card placed between two card cases 1992 -32
Jon Racherbaumer Boxed-In card vanishes between two card cases, reappears reversed in cased deck 1992 -31
Allan Ackerman & Richard Kaufman Ackerman Varies Kelly Variation 1992 -29
Richard Kaufman Paul's Bill Comes Due folded bill placed in deck finds selection inspired by "The Bill Collector" (Paul Harris, 1996) 1992 -27
David Arthur Silver Aces coin jumps from beneath wrong ace to correct ace which transforms into selection 1992 -21
David Arthur Visiting Royalty selection placed between black jacks, jacks become red jacks, black jacks in center of deck, ... 1992 -19
Jerry K. Hartman & Derek Dingle Secret Subtraction Variation brief 1992 -19
David Wax & Richard Kaufman King Flight black blue-backed kings change place with red red-backed kings 1992 -17
Ken Krenzel Monte Plus Plus Switch 1992 -16
Ken Krenzel The Fabulous Jumping Card 2 handlings 1992 -14
Derek Dingle The Alpha Toss Toss Change Handling, see also page 24 for visual change idea Vol. 1 No. 1 1982 1
David Roth Digital Copper/Silver c/s coin Vol. 1 No. 1 1982 2
Peter Kane Kabbala Aces aces lost and found, ending with wallet Vol. 1 No. 1 1982 4
Geoffrey Latta G.P. Bottom Steal bottom coin of a pile is stolen in Goshman Pinch of other hand Vol. 1 No. 1 1982 5
Paul Harris The Biological Shuffle 2 phases see also "The Biological Shuffle (revised)" (Paul Harris, 1996) Vol. 1 No. 2 1982 9
Paul Harris 2 as 4 Display Vol. 1 No. 2 1982 10
Michael Ammar Sonic Squeeze production of ca. 4 coins in empty hands one by one Vol. 1 No. 2 1982 12
Herb Zarrow & Dan Garrett Visu-Pinch coin dropped into other hand changes visually (or dollar to 2 half dollars), see credit correction on page lxix Vol. 1 No. 2 1982 14
Jerry K. Hartman The Flying Signature Variation from one back to another inspired by "The Flying Signature" (Jim Lee, 1980) Vol. 1 No. 2 1982 15
Jerry K. Hartman Bi-Way ace travels up and down in 4-card packet, further credits see page 55 Vol. 1 No. 3 1982 17
Jack Avis Siva Count Vol. 1 No. 3 1982 19
Philip T. Goldstein Star-Tell set of ESP cards with cirles and one star, star is chosen by spectator and random layout is predicted (wash off marker) Vol. 1 No. 3 1982 19
Michael Rubinstein Triple E.G. Spell 3 ungaffed coins, edge grip handlings Vol. 1 No. 3 1982 21
Bob Friedhoffer New Pinky Rise Vol. 1 No. 3 1982 22
Slydini Cover for the Pass Vol. 1 No. 3 1982 24
Lou Gallo The Gallo Pitch see page 31 for additional illustrations Vol. 1 No. 4 1982 25
Lou Gallo Copper/Silver Transposition with Gallo Pitch Vol. 1 No. 4 1982 26
Gene Maze The G.M. Shift Vol. 1 No. 4 1982 27
Daryl Martinez Cut to Kill kings AND aces, further credits see page 55 Vol. 1 No. 4 1982 29
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Sessions by David Solomon (written by Simon Aronson) Vol. 1 No. 4 1982 31
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Tipnician by Bob Chesebro Vol. 1 No. 4 1982 32
Ken Krenzel & Richard Kaufman & Derek Dingle Holy P.O.D. flap gaff Vol. 1 No. Winter Extra 1982 33
Ken Krenzel & Richard Kaufman & Derek Dingle Plastic Man gaffed Vol. 1 No. Winter Extra 1982 36
Derek Dingle & Richard Kaufman & Ken Krenzel X-Ray Coins through glass table Vol. 1 No. Winter Extra 1982 38
Jay Sankey Bandaid tear is restored using bandaid varied by "Bandaid Variation" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1983) Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 41
Jay Sankey Forgery an X is transfered from card to card... Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 43
Jay Sankey Pyramid banded deck is transformed in pyramid shape, including (mediocre) applications varied by "Automatic Pyramid" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1983) Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 46
Jay Sankey & Shiv Duggal H.P.C.-C.P.H. Han Ping Chien in which unloaded hand is reloaded instantly, see credit correction on page lxix Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 47
Jay Sankey Under Wraps marked coin and folded card transpose, then coin appears inside folded card Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 49
Jay Sankey Palm-Up H.P.C.-C.P.H. Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 51
Jay Sankey C.P.H. Wild Coin c/s coin Vol. 1 No. 5&6 1983 52
Bob King Shrinker see page 111 for additional tip Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 57
Max Maven Flair Play coding with a pen inspired by "Mento-Pen" (David S. Kotkin, 1972) Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 59
John Carney The Particle Push coin through hand, several phases Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 60
Norman Houghton The Palms-Up Switch Shuttle Pass Handling, credit correction on page 95 Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 61
James Swain & Geoffrey Latta Preset Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 62
Albert Goshman Sponge Ball into Spectators Hand idea for this classic Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 64
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Cardician by Danny Korem (written by Ed Marlo) Vol. 1 No. 7 1983 64
John Carney & Hiroshi Sawa Hot Slot slot machine routine Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 65
John Carney Large Stack Transfer as glass is transfered Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 66
John Carney Rubber Detective rubber band visually disappears to find selection in middle Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 67
John Carney Okito Oddity box disappears instead of coin, reappears, with a bold turnover Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 69
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Marlo without Tears by Ed Marlo (written by Jon Racherbaumer) Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 71
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Supersonic Prediction by Jerry Somerdin (written by Dr. Stanley Jaks) Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 72
Jon Racherbaumer Bandaid Variation inspired by "Bandaid" (Jay Sankey, 1983) Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 72
Jon Racherbaumer Automatic Pyramid inspired by "Pyramid" (Jay Sankey, 1983) Vol. 1 No. 8 1983 72
Larry Jennings Astro-Card card visually disappears on top of card case and appears within, slit card case Vol. 1 No. 9 1983 73
David Gripenwaldt C.S.B. Jumper Vol. 1 No. 9 1983 75
Ed Marlo Pop-Up Move some credit information Vol. 1 No. 9 1983 75
Earl Nelson & Eric Mason "Up" Set see credit correction on page lxix Vol. 1 No. 9 1983 77
Philip T. Goldstein Pre-Posted inspired by "Post It!" (Derek Dingle, 1982) Vol. 1 No. 9 1983 79
Geoffrey Latta Fisting C/S visual change on back of spectator's hand, shell Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 81
Geoffrey Latta Visual Change on back of spectator's hand, shell Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 82
Geoffrey Latta Dazzling Interchange collectors set with kings in middle of deck, aces on top change one by one to kings Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 82
Geoffrey Latta Clipped coin vanish using a pen, see credit correction on page lxix Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 83
Geoffrey Latta Heartless picking off the pip with a real little heart Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 84
Ed Marlo & Jon Racherbaumer Bluff Bottom Placement as force and control Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 84
Geoffrey Latta Iced marked coin is dropped in glass with drink and penetrates it Vol. 1 No. 10 1983 86
Derek Dingle Isolated Visitor Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 89
Dai Vernon Vernon Transfer Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 90
Michael Skinner & Herb Zarrow Block Push-Off Technique Herb Zarrow's? Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 91
Michael Weber Striking Glass ungaffed, coin not bigger than opening Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 92
David Williamson Striking Vanish Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 92
Lou Gallo Only The Lonely see page 111 for procedure correction Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 93
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Nemo 1500 by Joe Stevens (written by Johnny Thompson) Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 95
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Fred Kaps Wallet by Joe Stevens Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 95
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Marlo's Plus Package by Ed Marlo Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 96
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) 21st Century Card Magic by Ed Marlo Vol. 1 No. 11 1983 96
Jon Racherbaumer Audacious Sandwich Vol. 1 No. Summer Extra 1983 97
Jon Racherbaumer Technicolor Reset sets have different backs Vol. 1 No. Summer Extra 1983 98
Jon Racherbaumer Small Fry Vol. 1 No. Summer Extra 1983 102
Jon Racherbaumer Recollectors 3 selections between kings disappear and reappear between queens, away from deck Vol. 1 No. Summer Extra 1983 103
Jay Sankey Royal Rivet brass paper fastener "appears" on signed selection Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 105
Jay Sankey Time Is Money pocket watch into coins Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 106
Jay Sankey Temporal Elasticity signed rubberband disappears from deck and reappears around wrist watch Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 107
Jay Sankey & Gary Kurtz Cartesian Coins tabled, offbeat use of shell Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 108
Jay Sankey & Geoffrey Latta One-Hand Turnover Switch Variation inspired by "One-Hand Turnover Switch" (Geoffrey Latta, 1981) Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 109
Jay Sankey Stick It In You Ear! signed miniature card travels folded into performer's ear Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 110
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Powerful Magic by Mike Powers Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 112
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Carney Knowledge by John Carney Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 112
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Card Puzzle by Various (written by Jon Racherbaumer) Vol. 1 No. 12 1983 112
Bob McAllister Greenwarp bill around card Vol. 2 No. 13 1983 113
Mike Gallo 8 Coin Matrix 2 coins under each card Vol. 2 No. 13 1983 116
Tony Miller Billtration folded card through bill Vol. 2 No. 13 1983 117
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer finger ring on rubber band Vol. 2 No. 13 1983 120
Richard Kaufman Card in Crystal Ball crystal ball printed on card Vol. 2 No. 13 1983 123
Brother John Hamman The Signed Card Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 125
Brother John Hamman Signed Card Switch Vol. 2 No. 14 1985 127
Brother John Hamman Gemini Count Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 128
Brother John Hamman The Pinochle Trick ungaffed, Gemini Count see also "Pinochle Plus" (Conrad C. Bush, 1985), "A Purist Plays With Pinocle" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1992), "Pinochle To Blackjack" (Martin A. Nash, 2007) Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 130
Brother John Hamman Flustration Count Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 130
Brother John Hamman Wild All The Way 4 cards, 4 phases, gaffed Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 131
Unknown Window Court Card queen with window cut-outs Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 131
Jon Racherbaumer & Philip T. Goldstein Never on Thunday 3 selections, divided deck inspired by "Cumulative" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1982) Vol. 2 No. 14 1983 136
Jay Sankey Airtight deck into balloon, selection penetrates balloon Vol. 2 No. 15 1983 137
Roger Klause Soft Muscle using 2 coins, plus extra Vol. 2 No. 15 1983 139
Roger Klause Muscle Pass with Double soft coins Vol. 2 No. 15 1983 140
Mike Gallo i.e., Ball and Vase Vol. 2 No. 15 1983 141
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Mendoza Portfolio No.1 by John Mendoza Vol. 2 No. 15 1983 143
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Intimate Magic by Michael Skinner (written by Jeff Busby) Vol. 2 No. 15 1983 144
Michael Skinner Slowly Folding slow motion coin vanish using a folding coin Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 145
Michael Skinner Up The Ladder Aces aces shoot out during tabled cutting sequence one by one Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 147
Michael Skinner SentiMental Aces Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 148
Ed Marlo Book Break Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 148
Unknown Multiple Bottom Palm to Right Hand with small packet Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 148
Michael Skinner Tabled Replacement unto small packet Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 149
Charlie Miller Alignment Move Palm small packet Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 151
Ken Beale The Ken Beale Display showing apparently all 4 sides of 2 blank cards while hiding one surface Vol. 2 No. 16 1983 153
Roger Klause Soleil et Lune gaffed Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 155
Steve Draun The Graveyard Shift Midnight Shift varied by "The "Graveyard Shift" with Top-Card Cover" (Jack Carpenter & Steve Draun, 1992) Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 157
Michael Weber & Gaetan Bloom Flash Link really linked, see credit correction on page lxix Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 158
Michael Weber Linking Stanley really linked Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 159
Jerry K. Hartman Fasten-ation small card appears stapled on selection Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 160
Unknown The Foldover Switch Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 160
Sol Stone & Unknown Spongeball Sequence Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 162
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Stars of Magic: Paul Harris by Paul Harris Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra 1983 162
Larry Jennings The Purloined Thought thought-of card from one half to other half varied by "Thought Through" (Jerry K. Hartman, 1985) Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 163
Henry Christ Christ Twist Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 163
Larry Jennings Rub a Dub Handling Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 164
Larry Jennings & Rolland Hamblen Meta-ssembly aces change to kings in an apparent repeat Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 165
Larry Jennings The Take and Leave Switch Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 165
Larry Jennings Cut As I Cut gaffed method inspired by "Always Cut The Cards" (Larry Jennings, 1986) Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 167
Ed Marlo Unit Upjog Addition Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 167
Larry Jennings Silver Ascending 3 coins penetrate the table from bottom to top one by one underneath handkerchief Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 169
Unknown The Flick Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 170
Larry Jennings Circle Shift all-around cover Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 171
Larry Jennings The Searchers Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 172
Cliff Green Imperceptible Get-Ready brief Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 172
Unknown Block Center Pass Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 173
Larry Jennings Wedge Cull Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 173
Larry Jennings Just Think... one-way deck Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 174
Ed Marlo Simple Shift Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 174
Larry Jennings They Vanish! aces transform into indifferent cards, a moment later appear reversed separated in deck, 2 methods Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 175
Dai Vernon Strip-Out Addition wedge break handling Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 176
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Bertram on Sleight of Hand by Ross Bertram Vol. 2 No. 17&18 1984 178
Daryl Martinez & Jon Racherbaumer Two-Bit Wild Card coin stickers multiply on blank cards, real coins appear leaving holes in cards, see credit correction on page 192 and page lxix Vol. 2 No. 19 1984 179
Bruce Cervon AC/DC featuring Vernon's Interlock Principle Vol. 2 No. 19 1984 181
Roger Klause Welded! spoon bending routine Vol. 2 No. 19 1984 182
David Williamson Striker using a purse see also "Copper, Silver and Purse" (David Williamson, 1989) Vol. 2 No. 19 1984 184
David Williamson Striking Vanish as Transformation Vol. 2 No. 19 1984 184
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Edward Marlo Tapes 1-5 by Pierre Mayer (written by Ed Marlo) Vol. 2 No. 19 1984 185
Philip T. Goldstein Alphabetween alphabet card, initials of spectator are found via Business Card Prophecy Move Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 187
Bill Simon Business Card Prophecy Move Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 187
Philip T. Goldstein Choice Flesh Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 188
Philip T. Goldstein Drawing Conclusions off-beat prediction method Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 189
Philip T. Goldstein Sinology silver and chinese coin under paper on table, they travel around and finally disappear, gaffed Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 190
Philip T. Goldstein Quintemonte gaffed Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 191
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 191
Philip T. Goldstein Midas behind the back the performer identifies coin and date on it Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 192
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) West Coast Quarterly - Issue 1 by Various (written by Earl Nelson) Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 193
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) An Evening At The Tom-Foolery by Richard Kaufman (written by Tom Mullica) Vol. 2 No. 20 1984 194
David Roth & John Benzais Fugitive Coins gaffed Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 195
Paul Harris Slider 4 cards placed on table, 4 other cards appear underneath them (doubles) Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 196
Jay Sankey OP Bones dice matrix with ring dummy Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 198
Unknown Squeeze Play Vanish of die between two cards Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 199
Jerry Andrus Parabox optical illusion Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 200
Gary Goldberg FIRP Faro Invisible Reverse Placement, places bottom card reversed in center Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 203
Gary Goldberg Disoriented using FIRP inspired by "The Invisible Toss" (Ed Marlo, 1974) Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 204
Bill Kalush Double Find face up selection is used to count to 2nd selection, using FIRP Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 204
Martin Gardner & Karl Fulves Hole Second Deal handling for the fake second deal with hole card on top, also third deal demo Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 205
Theodore Annemann Stop Trick unorthodox method with secretly torn card Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 205
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Close-up Seductions by Paul Harris Vol. 2 No. 21 1984 206
Mike Gallo Opti-Coins using colored glass for interesting optical illusion Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 207
Mike Gallo Break Four dollar to 2 half dollars to 4 quarters Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 208
Mike Gallo Suited Up ace cutting with New Deck Order finish Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 209
Mike Gallo In Purson 3 copper coins in purse change place with 3 silver coins in hand Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 210
Mike Gallo New Wave Bounce Change non-sleeve handling, with 3 coins at once inspired by "The Bounce Change" (Derek Dingle, 1982) Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 211
Mike Gallo Covering Ramsay coins and a small glass are produced from purse frame, glass is covered with paper, coins travel under glass, glass through table, inspired by John Ramsay's "Cylinder and Coins" Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 211
Mike Gallo The Gallo Utility Switch Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 213
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Contemporary Card Magic by Peter Duffie (written by Jerry Sadowitz) Vol. 2 No. 22 1984 216
Jon Racherbaumer Autograph Round 2 backs signed, both signatures travel on same back Vol. 2 No. Summer Extra 1984 217
Jon Racherbaumer The So-So Notion deck rubbed with case, face card changes, a card travels into case varied by "Examination of a So-So Notion" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1992) Vol. 2 No. Summer Extra 1984 219
Jon Racherbaumer & Lee Freed Brain Waived signed card travels in second odd-backed deck, interesting method, see credit correction on page lxix inspired by "Tidal Wave" (Harry Lorayne & Ken Krenzel, 1983) Vol. 2 No. Summer Extra 1984 221
Unknown Deck Shell Vol. 2 No. Summer Extra 1984 221
Jon Racherbaumer Really Here! kings and queens, little assembly, kings change to aces inspired by "Come Together" (Jerry Sadowitz, 1982) Vol. 2 No. Summer Extra 1984 223
Jon Racherbaumer Sliding Triumph based on Paul Harris "Sensous Shuffle" Vol. 2 No. Summer Extra 1984 224
Dai Vernon Cocktail Time coin travels under drink twice Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 225
Unknown Slide Under Vanish coin is flicked under napkin Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 225
Dai Vernon Natural Vanish Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 226
Larry Jennings L.J.'s Prophesy Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 227
Larry Jennings & Ed Marlo The Laydown Sleight similar to Ed Marlo's "Bottom Deal Exchange" move Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 227
Michael Weber Loaded small hole in die disappears (sort of) Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 229
Bruce Cervon & Larry Jennings The Stripout Insertion Addition see credit correction (claim) on page lxix Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 231
Bruce Cervon Poker Interchange Exchanged inspired by "Poker Interchange" (James Swain, 1982) Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 232
Bruce Cervon N.F.P. Collectors "Not For Purists", ungaffed Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 233
Frank Simon Two-Bit Sandwich card and coin transpose in sandwich effect inspired by "Pressed Between" (Ed Marlo & Carmen D'Amico, 1971) Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 234
Daryl Martinez Diamond Bar inspired by "Rising Crime" (Daryl Martinez, 1982), see also "Make Me Small" (Larry Jennings, 1985) Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 236
Daryl Martinez Rising Crime Display Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 237
Max Maven Triskadekaphobia forcing the number 13 with cards Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 238
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Gambling Scams by Darwin Ortiz Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 239
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Craft of Magic and other Writings by Eugene Burger Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 239
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Success in Magic by Michael Ammar Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 239
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Epoptica Yearbook by Various (written by Jeff Busby) Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 240
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Card Ventures by Robert McDaniel Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 240
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) West Coast Quarterly - Issue 2 by Various (written by Earl Nelson) Vol. 2 No. 23&24 1984 240
Dai Vernon Mental Five 1 of 5, using pressure fan hideout see also "Brainweave" (Alex Elmsley, 1994) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 243
Dai Vernon Spread Reversal similar to Larreverse, several cards Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 243
James Rigali George Steps Out signed 1 dollar bill changes to 5 dollar bill Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 245
Larry Jennings Make Me Small cards travel to pocket inspired by "Diamond Bar" (Daryl Martinez, 1984) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 246
Larry Jennings & Daryl Martinez Rising Crime Display from Natural Grip Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 248
Daryl Martinez Universal Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 251
Daryl Martinez & Harvey Rosenthal Pop-Up Move Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 251
Michael Weber Swatch This spectator sets a watch, time is predicted, using property of swatch brand Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 252
Bruce Cervon The '66 Vanish 3 cards, sandwiched card disappears varied by "The '66 Vanish - Alternative Method" (Ed Marlo, 1985) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 253
Bruce Cervon The Fifth Card Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 255
Larry Jennings Hold Tight 4 coins Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 256
Larry Jennings Sleeve Pull Steal Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 257
Bruce Cervon Queen Jump sandwiched card from half to other half Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 259
Unknown Pip Misshow of sandwiched card Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 260
Larry Jennings & Dai Vernon King Jump sandwiched card from half to other half, see credit correction on page lxix Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 261
Ed Marlo ATFUS Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 261
Dai Vernon & Bruce Cervon Matrimonial Jump sandwiched card from half to other half Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 262
John Carney Coin, Glass, and Napkin coin through glass, napkin-covered glass through table Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 264
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Mind Games by Max Maven Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 267
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library Vol.1-4 by Joe Stevens (written by Various) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 267
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 by Ed Marlo Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 268
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Inside Magic by Stan Allen Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 268
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Precursor by Various (written by William P. Miesel) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 268
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) At the Table by Various (written by Jon Racherbaumer) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 268
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 by Various (written by Adam Fleischer) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 268
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Thequal by Philip T. Goldstein Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 268
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Betram Cups by Ross Bertram Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 271
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Welcome Mat by Ross Bertram Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 271
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Palming Coins by Ross Bertram Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 271
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Bertram Coin Pail by Ross Bertram Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 271
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Sterling & Malini Egg Bag by Lynn Busby (written by Ross Bertram) Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27 1985 272
Allen Okawa Wishing Shells copper/silver routine with sea shells Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 275
Roy Walton Duck Soup spectator chooses some card via some process, resutling pokerhand is predicted Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 276
David Roth The Strabismus Switch as coin is placed in spectator's hand Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 280
Bob Stencel The Stencel Aces varied by "Interrobang Aces (?!)" (John Bannon & Bob Stencel, 2004) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 281
Walter Rollins Penny Times Two in essence two english pennies become small american pennies Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 287
Brother John Hamman The Magic Cards 4 cards change to 3 selections one after another, gemini counts (general cards with packet) see also "Kissing to be Clever" (Daryl Martinez, 1985), varied by "The Magic Cards" (Brother John Hamman, 1989) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 289
Brother John Hamman Gemini Count Variant Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 289
Brother John Hamman Cut Force Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 289
Brother John Hamman Flash Poker pair of deuces changes into two jacks, then three deuces, then full house, then royal flush, ungaffed Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 290
Brother John Hamman The Flash Change 2 cards on the deck Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 291
Brother John Hamman Signed Transversal Triplet 2 sandwiched cards transpose, then 2 selection in one, 4 kings in other pile varied by "Triple Cross" (Brother John Hamman, 1989) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 293
Brother John Hamman The Poker Palm Shift poker hand changed 4 times on deck, ungaffed Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 296
Brother John Hamman Small Packet Double Lift see also "No Get-Ready Double Lift" (Karl Fulves, 1976) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 298
Larry Jennings The Toss of a Coin controlling heads or tails Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 299
Lynn Searles The Haunted Card Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 301
Eugene Burger A Conversation Along a Thickly Wooded Path philosophical thoughts... Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 302
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Stars of Magic: David Roth by David Roth Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 303
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Stars of Magic: Derek Dingle by Derek Dingle Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 303
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library Vol.5-8 by Joe Stevens (written by Various) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 304
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Fred Braue Notebooks - Volume 1 by Frederick Braue (written by Jeff Busby) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 305
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Karten zum Zaubern by Various (written by F. W. Conradi-Horster) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 305
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Earl Nelson Video Workshop 1 & 2 by Earl Nelson Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 305
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Ultimate Floating Deck by Ben Harris Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 306
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Royal Divide by Ben Harris Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 306
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Hypercard Experiments by Ben Harris Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 306
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Lake Tahoe Card Magic by Louis Falanga Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 306
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 4 by Various (written by Stephen Minch) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 306
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Revelations by Dai Vernon Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 306
John Cornelius The Incredible Crawling Pocket pocket is pulled inside-out and crawl back in on itself Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 307
Bob Farmer Credit Card Stretch idea Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 307
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) New Directions by Ben Harris Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 307
Ed Marlo The '66 Vanish - Alternative Method 3 cards, sandwiched card disappears inspired by "The '66 Vanish" (Bruce Cervon, 1985) Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30 1985 308
Michael Skinner Satan Deals Again false deal demo with small packet inspired by "Devil's Elevator" (Dai Vernon & Bruce Cervon, 1972) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 311
Michael Ammar False Count With Coins overcount Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 312
Max Maven Psychic Twins based on Steranko's "Voodoo Card" and Fulves' "Computer Cards" Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 314
Jerry K. Hartman Number Numb-er using numbers on cardboards Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 319
Jerry K. Hartman Coin Con thought-of coin is devined, coins glued on cardboard cards Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 320
Jerry K. Hartman Thought Through packet handling inspired by "The Purloined Thought" (Larry Jennings, 1984) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 322
Jerry K. Hartman & Karl Fulves Stack Knack plot by Fulves, tabled switch Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 324
Jerry K. Hartman & Jack Merlin Hop Off The Bottom - Variation on table, discrepancy Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 324
Slydini & Jack Chanin Rip-It Redux Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 326
Bob Stencel Once Torn, Twice Restored 1st selection reverses itself again and again, is torn and changes to 2nd selection, double facer see also "The Cockeyed Cards" (Clayton Rawson, 1942), "Rip It Up" (Bob Stencel & Archie Mcintyre & Bill Nagler, 1978), "Torn & Restored Transposition" (David Williamson, 1989), "Déjà ReVurse" (Tommy Wonder & Bob Stencel, 1996) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 328
Bob Stencel The No-Reverse Reverse reversed card in deck is apparently turned over but stays reversed see also "Another Non-Reverse Reverse" (Harry Lorayne, 1990), "Non-Reverse Reverse" (Harry Lorayne, 1990), "The Wondereverse" (Tommy Wonder, 1996) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 330
Michael Rubinstein Elastically Yours torn rubber band is tied together, knot visibly vanishes Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 332
Lou Gallo Incredible Cards and Coins 8 coins appear under 4 aces Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 335
Russell T. Barnhart The Smoke-Filled Room Satire Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 340
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Michael Ammar by Michael Ammar Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 343
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Magic of John Ramsay by Andrew Galloway (written by John Ramsay) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 343
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Close-up Classics of Paul Harris by Paul Harris Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 343
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library Vol.11-12 by Joe Stevens (written by Roger Klause) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 344
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) A Session With Ben Harris by Ben Harris Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 344
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) S-C by Various (written by Karl Fulves) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 345
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Self-Working Paper Magic by Various (written by Karl Fulves) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 345
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Magic By Gosh by Albert Goshman (written by Patrick Page) Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33 1985 345
Larry Jennings About-Face Gymnastic Aces aces jump out face-up Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 351
Roger Klause Bill, Book, and Candle bill is accidentaly set on fire, prelude to bill traveling effect, 2 handlings Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 352
Jay Sankey Slick Splits 3 coin production Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 356
Gene Maze Duo-Mental 2 selections in 2 piles end up at same position, using one-handed bottom deal Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 357
David Roth Chinese Challenge shell coins across, coins change to chinese as kicker Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 359
Brother John Hamman New Shuffles Harry starting with shuffled deck Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 362
Karl Fulves Riffle Control Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 363
Gary Kurtz Penny Lane without glass inspired by "Purse and Glass" (David Roth, 1985) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 364
Dai Vernon Spellbound Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 367
Jonny Hirose Rip-It Revolutionized Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 370
Daryl Martinez Kissing to be Clever general cards with packet inspired by "The Magic Cards" (Brother John Hamman, 1985) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 373
Daryl Martinez Two-as-Four Count / DM Count Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 374
David Gripenwaldt The Ultimate Pop-Up Move Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 376
Jon Racherbaumer Convincing Technicolor Oil & Water 4&4 Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 377
James Swain Card Factory several transformations Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 381
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 382
James Swain O. Henry Selections see also "Illusion Aces" (Derek Dingle, 1982) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 384
James Swain Up The Sleeve sugar up the spectator's sleeve, thumbtip see also "Up the Sleeve" (James Swain, 1992) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 386
James Swain Yours, Mine, and Ours featuring alternative to Alignment Move in Quick-3-Way Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 387
Derek Dingle New Wave Cigarette Through Quarter Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 392
Unknown Palm Change Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 392
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Korem Without Limits by Danny Korem Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 395
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Martin's Miracles by Martin Lewis (written by Eric C. Lewis) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 395
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Seabroke's Book by Terry Seabrooke Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 395
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 by Various (written by Stephen Minch) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 395
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings by Larry Jennings (written by Mike Maxwell) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 396
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library Vol.13-20 by Joe Stevens (written by Various) Vol. 3 No. 34,35&36 1985 396