You'd be Surprised
You'd be Surprised
1937
Work of John Goodrum & Robert Parrish
66 pages (Stapled), published by Max Holden
Illustrated with drawings by Nelson Hahne
Language: English
(46 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Robert Parrish & John Goodrum You'd Be Surprised 5
Robert Parrish The Real Coincidence Trick two decks in performer's and spectator's pocket, cards removed - they're the same 9
Robert Parrish Telephone Telepathy word chosen with cards 9
Unknown Knife Glimpse stabbing glimpse 10
Robert Parrish Telephone Telepathy Again cards used for word selection, word can be predicted 11
Oscar Weigle Alias Divination several spectators write names on slips which are later correctly assigned, one of the names divined as well 11
Oscar Weigle Reading Method in Hat 12
Robert Parrish Magazine Miracle pages glued together 14
Robert Parrish Strange Interlude words from magazine and dead name divined, subtle impression device use 15
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate 18
Robert Parrish Slate Psychics chosen card predicted on slate, then design duplication, using slate nail writer see also "The Psychic Coercion of the Interrupted Schoolboy" (Thomas Alan Waters, 1979) 20
Robert Parrish The Ultimate One Man Sealed Message Reading System 1. Collecting the Envelopes
2. Reading the Messages
3. Returning the Card and Envelope
4. Returning the Next to the Last Message
5. Reading the Last Message
22
John Goodrum "Predetermination" 26
John Goodrum General Notes on Predictions 26
John Goodrum Switch with Envelope 30
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum And a Routine suggestion for a thirty minute routine with tricks from the book 32
Robert Parrish An Improved Four Ace Routine four double facers (three with Aces, one additional) 33
Unknown Deck Turnover brief 33
Robert Parrish Selective Card In Pocket selection travels into a pocket selected by spectator, variation with spectator's pocket instead 35
John Goodrum Si Stebbins Up The Sleeve selection behind back is divined 36
Oscar Weigle & John Goodrum The Perfect Card Routine card is forced and vanishes from deck via double facer, duplicate can appear anywhere, employed in three phase routine in which a card turns over, another changes into a selection and the third selection travels into pocket 37
Oscar Weigle & John Goodrum Face Force cut force with double facer 38
Unknown Riffle Shuffle Glimpse bottom card during riffle and square up 39
Robert Parrish The Version used by Robert Parrish as previous routine but setting a selection in spelling position 41
John Goodrum Glass Of Liquid From Card Fan 42
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum Some Glassy Ideas suggestions for using glasses with liquid 43
Robert Parrish Glasses, Glasses, Everywhere! three glasses with liquid produced 44
John Goodrum The Pause That Refreshes four glasses with liquid produced 46
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum Drunkard's Dream two glasses and then pocket flask produced 48
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum A Glass Routine suggestion for routine 49
John Goodrum Duo Color Change 49
Robert Parrish Continuous Color Changing Thimble Production 50
John Goodrum Lost And Found gag 52
John Goodrum The Passing Thimbles Again five thimbles from hand to hand 52
John Goodrum The Super Thimble Vanish thread 54
John Goodrum A Nu-Idea Thimble Holder 55
John Goodrum A Contrast Screen 55
John Goodrum A Routine 56
John Goodrum A Coin, A Match, And A Thimble head of match broken off, placed on coin and covered with thimble, restores back on match see also "Three In One" (Paul Morris, 1945) 58
Robert Parrish The Flying Light Bulb bulb from lamp vanished, reappears lighted 59
Eddie Clever A Variation by Eddie Clever traveling light bulb 60
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum The Ideal Hank Box Jap Hank Box improvement 60
John Goodrum Spello alphabet cards put in cone with ribbon arrange themselves into name of selected magazine 61
John Goodrum A Sleight of Hand Rope Method 62
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum P. and G. Cut and Restored Ribbon 63
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum A Magical "Flash" Routine suggestion for routine with preceding effects 65