The Secret Ways of Al Baker
The Secret Ways of Al Baker
written by Al Baker & Various
2003
Work of Al Baker
912 pages (Hardcover), published by The Miracle Factory - Todd Karr
Language: English
(450 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Al Baker Cake in the Hat baking cake in spectator's hat 2003 33
Al Baker The Pack that cuts itself thread Al Baker's Book 1933 73
Al Baker The One-Man "Lights Up" Seance for hands Al Baker's Book 1933 75
Al Baker A Card and A Number number free, forced from a second deck Al Baker's Book 1933 76
Al Baker Al Baker's Pet Hat Trick hat as a utility prop to exchange billets... Al Baker's Book 1933 77
Al Baker Al Baker's Rising Cards Al Baker's Book 1933 78
Al Baker Feel My Pulse! Al Baker's Book 1933 80
Al Baker The Al Baker Wrist Tie through spectator's arm Al Baker's Book 1933 81
Al Baker The Impossible Discovery forcing deck, two deck switches varied by "Baker's Impossible Discovery - FB Improvement" (Frederick Braue, 1985) Al Baker's Book 1933 83
Al Baker Pocket Switch twice in context Al Baker's Book 1933 83
Al Baker Cards of Thought Al Baker's Book 1933 84
Al Baker Al Baker's Addition Trick with assistent, code Al Baker's Book 1933 86
Al Baker Another Rope is Cut and Restored! Al Baker's Book 1933 87
Al Baker The Finger Points reading body language, thought-of card Al Baker's Book 1933 88
Al Baker The Matchmakers two cards torn, spectator sort out the pieces face down, props... Al Baker's Book 1933 89
Al Baker "Say When!" two cards, partial forcing deck see also "Mentalex?" (Theodore Annemann, 1952) Al Baker's Book 1933 91
Al Baker Al Baker's Billet Mystery three billets, envelopes, including the umbrella move see also "Your Thought" (Cyril Marriott, 1944),
"Handling Billets" (Malcolm Davison, 1960),
"The Umbrella Move" (1978)
Al Baker's Book 1933 92
Al Baker The Self-Unknotting Handkerchief thread, not fixed to body Al Baker's Book 1933 96
Al Baker A Glass Vanish with liquid Al Baker's Second Book 1935 101
Al Baker Gee!! Deck vanish varied by "The Vanishing Deck" (Al Baker & Roberto Giobbi, 1998) Al Baker's Second Book 1935 103
Al Baker Undercover drawing duplication, mirror (!) Al Baker's Second Book 1935 105
Al Baker Another Four-Ace Trick! more stand up, one packet in a glass Al Baker's Second Book 1935 106
Al Baker Your Pulse Tells spectator's index finger finds card, thick card ("click") Al Baker's Second Book 1935 108
Al Baker A Card and A Number - Second Method same method, with short cards to mark positions Al Baker's Second Book 1935 109
Al Baker Baker's Bill Switch Al Baker's Second Book 1935 110
Al Baker Unsight and Unseen finding two chosen cards in pocket, short pack Al Baker's Second Book 1935 110
Al Baker Sex Appeal ring moves on table, thread Al Baker's Second Book 1935 113
Al Baker Lost and Found divided deck, one riffle shuffle by spectator Al Baker's Second Book 1935 114
Al Baker Something from Nothing interesting loading principle from table Al Baker's Second Book 1935 115
Al Baker Pass the Salt! using salt, one card of three Al Baker's Second Book 1935 116
Al Baker Button Button! thread-penetration, using mini-drawer box Al Baker's Second Book 1935 117
Al Baker The Name Is - ! one billet, using a leather book Al Baker's Second Book 1935 118
Al Baker Me and Miss Missus coding card to assistent, stacked pack Al Baker's Second Book 1935 119
Al Baker A Novel Escape Al Baker's Second Book 1935 120
Al Baker A Milky Way glass of milk vanishes from paper, reappears in hat Al Baker's Second Book 1935 122
Al Baker A Lesson in Magic three cards, they travel back (!) Magical Ways and Means 1941 141
Al Baker A Lesson in Magic context of cards across Magical Ways and Means 1941 143
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Bottom Palm no credit Magical Ways and Means 1941 145
Al Baker The Magician at Home thread, on the floor (!) Magical Ways and Means 1941 147
Al Baker Red-Black Transposition envelopes Magical Ways and Means 1941 149
Al Baker One Deck Do as I Do Magical Ways and Means 1941 151
Al Baker The Half Card and Cigarette Trick Magical Ways and Means 1941 153
Al Baker The Half Card and Cigarette Trick Magical Ways and Means 1941 155
Al Baker The Ambitious Card two phases Magical Ways and Means 1941 156
Al Baker Herrmann's Vanoish of a Fan of Cards pull Magical Ways and Means 1941 157
Al Baker Ambitious Card impromptu duplicate Magical Ways and Means 1941 157
Al Baker "Roughing" It recipe & comments Magical Ways and Means 1941 158
Al Baker Outguessing the Spectator thought-of Numbers, two spectator, roughed deck Magical Ways and Means 1941 159
Al Baker Improved Card Code for Two Persons verbal + nonverbal Magical Ways and Means 1941 161
Al Baker The Walking and Jumping Card thread Magical Ways and Means 1941 162
Al Baker The Flapless Envelope Switch Magical Ways and Means 1941 164
Al Baker The Knife Dial to find a card in the spread Magical Ways and Means 1941 166
Al Baker Slipping the Cut - Table Method Draw Shift variation Magical Ways and Means 1941 167
Al Baker The Swinging Rising Cards for Club Work, with hanging houlette Magical Ways and Means 1941 168
Al Baker Poker Face short card, cards found as they are riffled before the spectators' eyes Magical Ways and Means 1941 171
Unknown Short Card Magical Ways and Means 1941 171
Al Baker Miniature Card in Balloon Magical Ways and Means 1941 172
Al Baker The Magical Filtration of Four Half Dollars Magical Ways and Means 1941 175
Al Baker Baker Steal Magical Ways and Means 1941 176
Al Baker The Stack of Quarters Magical Ways and Means 1941 178
Al Baker The Rising Coin coin dropped in glass, rises out and drops out, thread Magical Ways and Means 1941 180
Al Baker The Dinner Table Trick coin through tablecloth Magical Ways and Means 1941 181
Al Baker Bending a Half Dollar Magical Ways and Means 1941 182
Al Baker A Knotty Problem into handkerchief held by spectator in which spectator tied a knot Magical Ways and Means 1941 183
Al Baker Dollar Bill and Cigarette Magical Ways and Means 1941 184
Al Baker Dollar Bill and Cigarette Magical Ways and Means 1941 186
Al Baker The Erectile Dollar Bill lengthwise folded bill moves to stand upright, thread Magical Ways and Means 1941 188
Al Baker The Dollar Bill Switch in envelope Magical Ways and Means 1941 189
Al Baker Envelopes and Coin in paper and three envelopes Magical Ways and Means 1941 191
Al Baker The Twentieth Century Silk Trick with dye tube and paper cornucopia Magical Ways and Means 1941 193
Al Baker Phantom Tube handling Magical Ways and Means 1941 196
Al Baker Spirits At Work thread, unknotting with short knot sequence Magical Ways and Means 1941 197
Al Baker Effect 2 double backer, cut-deeper flair Magical Ways and Means 1941 198
Al Baker A Silk Force colored silks Magical Ways and Means 1941 199
Al Baker The Knot that just won't varied by "Left-Handed Hank" (Charlie Miller & Ron Bauer, 2001) Magical Ways and Means 1941 200
Al Baker The Sympathetic Silks "Streamline Version", four silks Magical Ways and Means 1941 201
Al Baker The Sympathetic Silks counting four seperately while two are knotted Magical Ways and Means 1941 202
Al Baker The Sympathetic Silks knotting two silks together Magical Ways and Means 1941 204
Al Baker Give a Magician enough Rope and... stage version of the c&r effect Magical Ways and Means 1941 207
Al Baker A Rope Interlude thread, unknotting rope Magical Ways and Means 1941 209
Al Baker Cooperative Conjuring with (forcing) dice, between ten and thirty Magical Ways and Means 1941 211
Al Baker ACME Mind Reading Effect name of card written on paper, impression Magical Ways and Means 1941 212
Al Baker Seeing through solid Matter Magical Ways and Means 1941 214
Al Baker A Super-Superprediction person names card which magician has transfered to another deck, roughed Magical Ways and Means 1941 216
Al Baker Concentration spectator crimps his card without knowing Magical Ways and Means 1941 219
Al Baker Al Baker Number Force Magical Ways and Means 1941 220
Al Baker The Baker Slate Easel for appearing writing Magical Ways and Means 1941 221
Al Baker Any Telephone Book Test number adding Magical Ways and Means 1941 223
Al Baker The Number and Book Test numbers on billets in changing bag Magical Ways and Means 1941 224
Al Baker The Saturday Post Feat using memory Magical Ways and Means 1941 227
Al Baker Phenomenal Memory Magical Ways and Means 1941 231
Al Baker An Impossible Count spectators cut off packet and put in pocket, performer knows number, memorized deck Magical Ways and Means 1941 233
Al Baker The Celebrity Feat stooge codes celebrity name with playing cards Magical Ways and Means 1941 234
Al Baker The Polish Psychic number through name Magical Ways and Means 1941 235
Al Baker Living and Dead Test Plus with assistent, number total, code Magical Ways and Means 1941 236
Al Baker A Miracle of Memory using real memory, about thirteen cards are removed Magical Ways and Means 1941 238
Al Baker The Pairs Re-Paired using memory, for credit information see reference see also "Astronomen" (Philip T. Goldstein & Dai Vernon, 1982) Magical Ways and Means 1941 240
Louis Nikola The Nikola Card System Magical Ways and Means 1941 242
Al Baker Linking Rings Opening starting with eight ring chain, thread and really linked rings Magical Ways and Means 1941 243
Al Baker The Linking Rings The Baker Opening Routine and Some Novel Moves Magical Ways and Means 1941 244
Al Baker Thread Links without key, several methods in the routine Magical Ways and Means 1941 245
Al Baker The Addition of the Key Ring using jacket Magical Ways and Means 1941 247
Al Baker Levitation of a Glass of Liquid clings to silk, thread Magical Ways and Means 1941 253
Al Baker The Naomi Goldfish Bowl Production Magical Ways and Means 1941 255
Al Baker Ink Filtration from pitcher to glass on table Magical Ways and Means 1941 257
Al Baker Welded Flash Paper Magical Ways and Means 1941 260
Al Baker The Glass Penetration penetrating a sheet of glass (!), standard prop with finessed handling Magical Ways and Means 1941 261
Al Baker The Flying Match Head Magical Ways and Means 1941 262
Al Baker Kiddie Party Slate name of two children appears on slates, preshow, flap slate contruction Magical Ways and Means 1941 262
Al Baker The Torn and Restored Paper Napking Magical Ways and Means 1941 264
Al Baker The Quick and the Dead living and dead test with reading of dead name Magical Ways and Means 1941 265
Al Baker Baker Pellet Switch Magical Ways and Means 1941 265
Al Baker The Cut and Restored Necktie using change bag Magical Ways and Means 1941 267
Al Baker The Knife Dial earlier version Magical Ways and Means 1941 270
Al Baker Linking Rings addition of key ring Magical Ways and Means 1941 270
Al Baker The Baker Billet Switch Mental Magic 1949 280
Al Baker Bill-Epathy using Baker Billet Switch Mental Magic 1949 283
Al Baker The New Baker Method reading immediately after tearing Mental Magic 1949 288
Al Baker New Light on the Center Tear describing standard method see also "Al Baker's Masterwork" (Al Mann & Al Baker, 1978) Mental Magic 1949 288
Al Baker Co-Incidentally performer writes the same name as spectator, centre tear Mental Magic 1949 291
Al Baker A Telemirakel actually assistant on phone Mental Magic 1949 293
Al Baker Over the Phone medium names free selection, code Mental Magic 1949 297
Al Baker Telephony card is forced Mental Magic 1949 299
Al Baker No-Nomonics linking initals with objects Mental Magic 1949 301
Al Baker Baker's Eight-Card Trick using assistent and code Mental Magic 1949 302
Al Baker Baker's Eight-Card Trick card is coded by calling out other cards Mental Magic 1949 303
Al Baker Thought Transmission performer makes spectator write certain numbers, pencil reading, nail writer Mental Magic 1949 304
Al Baker Al Baker's Envelope Switch window envelopes Mental Magic 1949 306
Al Baker Envelope as an Accessory slit Mental Magic 1949 310
Al Baker Chicken Feed amount of change in spectator's pocket, pocket writing, spiked billet see also "Implanted Thought" (Stuart P. Cramer, 1969) Mental Magic 1949 311
Al Baker Parlor Telepathy similar to "silent code" Mental Magic 1949 313
Al Baker Impossible! cool method... READ IT Mental Magic 1949 315
Al Baker Pellet Reading with secret opening and reading method Mental Magic 1949 316
Al Baker Out of the Air Mental Magic 1949 320
Al Baker The Baker Switch No. 2 Mental Magic 1949 324
Al Baker Secret Reading of Billets Mental Magic 1949 326
Al Baker Pseudo Fortune Telling Séance for "can you tell fortunes?"-situations Mental Magic 1949 329
Al Baker The Dead Man's Name Mental Magic 1949 332
Al Baker The Pulse of the People three cards Mental Magic 1949 334
Al Baker The Stethoscope using stooge and signal Mental Magic 1949 337
Al Baker Telepathy For Two two cards, one to ten, forcing banks Mental Magic 1949 339
Al Baker Unconscious Clairvoyance normal cards Mental Magic 1949 341
Al Baker The Magic Bell ghost bell, answering to questions Mental Magic 1949 343
Al Baker Mnemonics as applied to Conjuring numbers, cards, theory Mental Magic 1949 345
Al Baker Hair Secrets Pet Secrets 1951 357
Al Baker The Baker General Utility Hook-Up Pet Secrets 1951 359
Al Baker The Double-Breasted Hook-Up Pet Secrets 1951 360
Al Baker The Double-Ended Hook-Up Pet Secrets 1951 360
Al Baker The Balancing Card thread Pet Secrets 1951 361
Al Baker The Card from the Hat thread Pet Secrets 1951 362
Al Baker The Deck that cuts itself thread Pet Secrets 1951 365
Al Baker The Simplex Rising Cards thread Pet Secrets 1951 367
Al Baker The Rising Ring thread, wand Pet Secrets 1951 369
Al Baker The Grandfather Clock Trick large clock pendulum moves, thread Pet Secrets 1951 370
Al Baker Miscellaneous Hair Tricks Pet Secrets 1951 371
Al Baker The Al Baker Arabian Beads pearls taken from thread rethread by themself Pet Secrets 1951 373
Al Baker Al Baker Arabian Beads, The - Repeat Method Pet Secrets 1951 375
Al Baker Floating Glass of Milk thread Pet Secrets 1951 377
Al Baker The Hindu Thread Trick Pet Secrets 1951 378
Al Baker Coin Production threaded stack of coins Pet Secrets 1951 382
Al Baker Coin Production threaded stack of coins Pet Secrets 1951 383
Al Baker The Instantaneous Visible Restoration pull Pet Secrets 1951 385
Al Baker The Al Baker Lightning Pull varied by "Rubbed Away" (John Carney, 2002) Pet Secrets 1951 386
Dr. Jacob Daley The Doctor Cuts a Rope finessed display Pet Secrets 1951 388
Al Baker Ring and Tpe Penetration Pet Secrets 1951 388
Al Baker Variation on Stretching a Rope Pet Secrets 1951 389
Al Baker The Jet-Propelled Card unsigned but fair selection vanishes, to nest of envelopes see also "Selected Sources for Deck Switches" (Roberto Giobbi, 2013) Pet Secrets 1951 391
Al Baker Double Impossibility cards are fairly chosen, leave deck, appear in performers hand Pet Secrets 1951 396
Al Baker Color Flight envelopes Pet Secrets 1951 398
Al Baker The Spectator Does The Trick spectator finds four cards, gaffed Pet Secrets 1951 400
Clayton Rawson The Impossible Force Pet Secrets 1951 402
Al Baker The Baker "Readers" Angel-Back brand Pet Secrets 1951 404
Al Baker Mental Discernment marked Pet Secrets 1951 405
Al Baker Long-Distance Telepathy marked Pet Secrets 1951 406
Al Baker The Clairvoyant Spectator marked Pet Secrets 1951 406
Al Baker The Lie Detector marked Pet Secrets 1951 406
Al Baker The Card between Glass Plates Pet Secrets 1951 407
Al Baker How to Force a Card finesse see also "Classic Force Finesse" (Dai Vernon, 1988) Pet Secrets 1951 407
Al Baker Jumbo Switch prop Pet Secrets 1951 408
Al Baker Giant Gambling royal flush Pet Secrets 1951 409
Al Baker Double Thought two cards, clean, gaffed Pet Secrets 1951 411
Al Baker One-Man Billet Reading Pet Secrets 1951 413
Al Baker The Baker Billet Switch Pet Secrets 1951 413
Al Baker Mental Masterpiece performer duplicates words written by spectator Pet Secrets 1951 415
Al Baker Center Tear Tip Pet Secrets 1951 415
Al Baker The Telepathic Miracle design or word duplication by medium Pet Secrets 1951 419
Al Baker The Baker Bill Tear impromptu Pet Secrets 1951 423
Al Baker The Stack of Quarters improved method Pet Secrets 1951 426
Al Baker The Vanishing Quarter using ring and two playing cards and shell Pet Secrets 1951 428
Al Baker Fun with the Money-Making Machine ideas for this prop Pet Secrets 1951 429
Al Baker The Bill in the borrowed Lemon gaffed knife Pet Secrets 1951 430
Al Baker Dime and Penny Gag for magicians only Pet Secrets 1951 430
Al Baker The Baker Spirit Photo freely (...) chosen person appears on paper as photograph Pet Secrets 1951 433
Al Baker Magnetisn't with animation Pet Secrets 1951 438
Al Baker The Baker Chewing Gum Trick card to borrowed chewing gum Pet Secrets 1951 439
Al Baker Finesse with the Dye Tube great steal for gimmick Pet Secrets 1951 444
Al Baker The Vanishing Glass of Water Pet Secrets 1951 448
Al Baker Salt Flight from hand to container Pet Secrets 1951 450
Al Baker Silk Transposition two glasses with silks Pet Secrets 1951 451
Al Baker Sugar Cube Vanish Pet Secrets 1951 452
Al Baker Goldfish Production sixth finger Pet Secrets 1951 453
Al Baker Bar Trick Fooler finesse Pet Secrets 1951 455
Al Baker Rabbit Production Pet Secrets 1951 456
Al Baker Egg Finale gag with egg and glass Pet Secrets 1951 456
Al Baker The Obedient Snake snake basket version Pet Secrets 1951 458
Al Baker The Short Highball visible enlargment Pet Secrets 1951 459
Al Baker Al Baker's Billet Reading Extraordinary one ahead The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 463
Al Baker Two-Person Slate Test The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 465
Al Baker My Method of getting rid of flap while in audience see title The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 466
Al Baker The Billet Test The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 467
Al Baker How to exchange a pack of cards a prearranged pack pocket see also "Selected Sources for Deck Switches" (Roberto Giobbi, 2013) The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 467
Al Baker The Pack that cuts itself thread The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 470
Al Baker Living and Dead Test The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 471
Al Baker Al Baker's Mind-Reading Card Trick locator cards, one-ahead, billets The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 474
Al Baker Al Baker's Deck of Cards with wide locator The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 474
Al Baker Two Souls with but a single Thought coincidence & prediction, two cards see also "Lady and Gentleman" (Theodore Annemann, 1940) The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 476
Al Baker Al Baker's Pack, 2. The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 479
Al Baker Al Baker's Pack, 1. The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript 1920s 479
Al Baker Al Baker's Pack, 3. Al Baker's Pack 1932 480
Al Baker Al Baker's Pack, 4. Al Baker's Pack 1932 480
Al Baker The Two-Card Location one-way see also "One-Way Reversal" (Al Baker, 1973) Al Baker's Pack 1932 481
Al Baker The Card Counting Mystery cutting same amount than spectator, short and wide cards Al Baker's Pack 1932 481
Al Baker Mind Reading Trick locator cards, one-ahead, billets Al Baker's Pack 1932 483
Al Baker Al Baker's Wonderful Prediction position of card, pocket-writing Al Baker's Pack 1932 484
Al Baker Al Baker's Famous Two Souls Trick coincidence & prediction, two cards see also "Al Baker's "Twin Soul" Card Prediction" (Al Baker, 1941 / 27) Al Baker's Pack 1932 485
Al Baker Al Baker's Poker Face short card, cards found as they are riffled before the spectators' eyes Al Baker's Pack 1932 486
Al Baker Color Flight Cardially Yours 1934 487
Al Baker Out on Location interesting Cardially Yours 1934 489
Al Baker Eyes All Around performer produces card with value of number of cards by spectator Cardially Yours 1934 490
Al Baker The Fall of the Wise sucker for wise guys, gaffed Cardially Yours 1934 492
Al Baker A Dirty Trick stacked, daub Cardially Yours 1934 493
Al Baker Al Baker's Stacked Deck eight Kings variant to know positions, fifty cards Cardially Yours 1934 493
Al Baker The One I Like performer know which object is taken, bloodless hand also published as "Lesson" (Al Baker, 1978) Cardially Yours 1934 495
Al Baker Effect 1 roughed Effects 1, 2, and 3 1939 497
Al Baker Effect 2 cut-deeper flair challenge location Effects 1, 2, and 3 1939 498
Al Baker Effect 3 using index card, matrix principle Effects 1, 2, and 3 1939 499
Al Baker Prediction Trick gaffed, prediction written on Joker Card Trio 1948 501
Al Baker Cards Across three, signed, envelopes Card Trio 1948 502
Al Baker The Deck that cuts itself thread Card Trio 1948 504
Al Baker A Prediction svengali deck Contributions 2003 507
Al Baker Cherchez la Femme using a card stand, gaffed Contributions 2003 508
Al Baker Eye-Witnesses three different disagree on the value of a bill Contributions 2003 509
Al Baker The Finger Knows - And Tells one of five Contributions 2003 511
Al Baker The Magic Thrust spectator stabbs card next to selection Contributions 2003 513
Al Baker The Migrating Cards odd backed, packet in spectator's pocket Contributions 2003 514
Al Baker Mysterious Divination stacked deck Contributions 2003 515
Al Baker A Problem in Plumbago stacked deck, daub on table Contributions 2003 516
Al Baker Red-Black Detection getting in divided deck impromptu Contributions 2003 517
Al Baker Snappy Number short card see also "One Shot, One Kill" (Darwin Ortiz, 2012) Contributions 2003 518
Al Baker Switching The Deck pocket Contributions 2003 519
Al Baker Think Contributions 2003 519
Al Baker Twin Souls Contributions 2003 520
Al Baker & Dai Vernon Al-N-Dai stranger card see also "Al 'n Dai Again" (Al Baker & Dai Vernon, 1952) Instructions 2003 523
Al Baker & Unknown "Al" Producto silk production from newspaper Instructions 2003 526
Al Baker Albaka card is written on card, gaffed Instructions 2003 527
Al Baker Albakerdabra princess like, using ten divided cards Instructions 2003 529
Al Baker Al'N'Nate coins through table using brass box Instructions 2003 531
Al Baker Bakerise deck put in larger box Instructions 2003 533
Al Baker Bakerscope different handling Instructions 2003 535
Al Baker Ball and Glass two balls in glass penetrate silk around glass, clever varied by "The Borgia Glass" (Alan Brown* & Al Baker, 1967) Instructions 2003 537
Al Baker Bead Trick Instructions 2003 538
Al Baker Cut and Restrung Bead Trick Instructions 2003 539
Al Baker & Conrad H. Haden Bak-Had Bead Trick cut and restrung in mouth Instructions 2003 540
Al Baker Best Card Trick two cards, duplicate bank Instructions 2003 541
Al Baker A Borrowed Cigarette Remade Instructions 2003 543
Al Baker Card and Envelope envelope to vanish card(s) Instructions 2003 544
Al Baker Card in Pocketbook Instructions 2003 545
Al Baker Thumb Clip Palm top card in right hand Instructions 2003 546
Al Baker Checking the Dead Name using a slate Instructions 2003 547
Al Baker Cutting a Card knife cuts through card, restored Instructions 2003 548
Al Baker Dictionary Trick postcard gimmick Instructions 2003 549
Al Baker Diminishing Cards elaborate gaffs Instructions 2003 551
Al Baker Dyeing Tube Method Instructions 2003 554
Al Baker The Great Purse Game two silver coins put in purse change to copper Instructions 2003 555
Al Baker Improved Swami nail writer Instructions 2003 557
Al Baker Jo-Baka prediction on joker, rough smooth, seventeen jokers Instructions 2003 558
Al Baker Living and Dead Problem Instructions 2003 560
Al Baker Magnetisn't billet with special name on it moves, air through tubing in sleeve Instructions 2003 562
Al Baker Mindreading Trick carbon paper notebook Instructions 2003 562
Al Baker Monte Surprise transformation kicker, part of card glued on other card Instructions 2003 564
Al Baker My Pet Card Trick card at thought-of number is thought of, magician controls it Instructions 2003 565
Al Baker Newspaper Trick varied by "Improved Routine - Al Baker T&R Newspaper" (Frederick Braue, 1985) Instructions 2003 565
Audley Walsh Number, Please - Audley Walsh Method Instructions 2003 568
Al Baker Number, Please - Al Baker Method Instructions 2003 569
Al Baker Oh Bunk three envelopes Instructions 2003 570
Al Baker Plate-Biting Stunt biting out a piece of a dinner plate, black art Instructions 2003 571
Al Baker Ribbon Trick using thumb tip Instructions 2003 571
Al Baker Al Baker Cut and Restored Rope using thumb tip Instructions 2003 573
Al Baker Rice Bowls see also "Al Baker's Rice Bowls" (Al Baker, 1953) Instructions 2003 573
Al Baker Ring around Rosie paper is torn and image "appears" on what is left Instructions 2003 575
Al Baker Rope Routine Instructions 2003 575
Al Baker Salt Trick salt vanish, gaffed salt shaker with cone inside Instructions 2003 577
Al Baker Spirit Slates - Master Addition Slate locked flap Instructions 2003 578
Al Baker Spirit Slates - Lock Spirit Slate slate with moving flap Instructions 2003 579
Al Baker Tea Table Telepathy spectator thinks of name, it is printed on the back of fortune telling cards, one letter on each see also "The Anything Deck" (Paul Harris, 1996) Instructions 2003 582
Al Baker Telepathic Selection carbon card gaff Instructions 2003 584
Al Baker Thought Transcription several designs on billets, designs are duplicated, thumb tip Instructions 2003 585
Al Baker Torn and Restored Colored Paper Strip Instructions 2003 587
Al Baker Tri-Coin - The Photographic Coins chosen card appears on piece of paper between two coins, shell see also "Photographic Metamorphosis" (Harvey Rosenthal, 1976),
"Circle of Fire" (Paul Curry, 1977)
Instructions 2003 589
Al Baker Copper or Silver: Which? two coins, one transforms in smaller coin, shell Instructions 2003 590
Al Baker The Cards and Coins shell Instructions 2003 591
Al Baker Vanishing Lead Pencil in paper bag Instructions 2003 592
Al Baker Vanishing Wand wand shell Instructions 2003 593
Al Baker Vocalepathy alone or with medium varied by "Vocalepathy" (Edward Marlo & Al Baker, 1976),
"Vocalepathy" (Frederick Braue, 1997)
Instructions 2003 593
Al Baker With any Telephone Book Test Instructions 2003 595
Leon Maguire Leon Maguire Magazine Test Instructions 2003 597
Al Baker Strip Tease wet tissue paper is dryed in hand, thumb tip & finger tip Magazines 2003 603
Al Baker Two Ideas of Al Baker ideas for the penetration of one glass through another filled one Magazines 2003 605
Al Baker Change for a Dollar five coins from bill Magazines 2003 609
Al Baker Finger Palming Multiple Coins of different sizes, purse palm Magazines 2003 609
Al Baker Numero! end sum also predicts name of spectator Magazines 2003 611
Al Baker Nufind two key cards Magazines 2003 613
Al Baker Climax shrinking card as climax for last card in Cards To Pocket Magazines 2003 615
Al Baker Card-Rising Wand Magazines 2003 617
Al Baker Wisdom and Wizardry colored strips of paper Magazines 2003 624
Al Baker Wisdom and Wizardry Lota Bowl finesse Magazines 2003 625
Al Baker More Tricks and Wisdom position of chosen card is predicted, kind of stop trick presentation Magazines 2003 627
Al Baker More Tricks and Wisdom thumb tip, tissue paper Magazines 2003 628
Al Baker The Houdini Escape card travels from wooden card box into deck, torn corner convincer Magazines 2003 629
Al Baker Living Dead Test using sharp pencil ruse Magazines 2003 631
Al Baker The Flying Candle from paper cone to coat pocket where it is produced lighted Magazines 2003 633
Al Baker Spirit Photography card image appears on initialed paper put in envelope Magazines 2003 634
Al Baker Liquid through Solid glass through glass with liquid Magazines 2003 635
Al Baker An Old Ten-Card Trick spot on card displays thought-of number Magazines 2003 637
Al Baker Ribbon Through Wand Magazines 2003 638
Al Baker Egg, Glass, and Hank silk and egg transpose while egg is in covered glass Magazines 2003 639
Walter F. Palmer Water and Ink Transposition Magazines 2003 641
Al Baker Presto! Blooey! to vanish something using servante in table Magazines 2003 642
Al Baker Cards from Hat three selected cards jump out of hat Magazines 2003 650
Al Baker Message from Beyond answering of two questions Magazines 2003 654
Al Baker Al Baker's Method ink from pitcher to glass Magazines 2003 654
Al Baker Al Baker's Method ink from pitcher to glass Magazines 2003 654
Al Baker Dematerializing Coins marked coins from hat to glass, involved method (Copentro) Magazines 2003 657
Al Baker Trilby Jr. person levitation Magazines 2003 659
Al Baker The Weigh of All Flesh "A Pantomimic Plot for the Vanishing Girl" Magazines 2003 661
Al Baker Center Tear Handling Magazines 2003 663
Al Baker Spectator produces Card from Inside Pocket spectator finds two cards but not third, performer does and shows that the deck consists of duplicates of this card Magazines 2003 663
Al Baker Catching Coins coin production move at fingertips Magazines 2003 664
Al Baker The Boy, The Bottle, and Guinea Pig half card is "shot" in bottle with guinea pig... Magazines 2003 667
Al Baker Dollar 'N' Blitzen glass disc vanish in glass of water Magazines 2003 671
Al Baker Tricks I Like - 1. stacked, medium finds three chosen cards, bottom cards code them see also "The Two Person Location" (Theodore Annemann, 1934) Magazines 2003 674
Al Baker Tricks I Like - 2. purse vanishes from spectator's hand, pull attached to coin, gaff in handkerchief Magazines 2003 675
Al Baker Bottoms Down magical gag in which bottom of glass is broken out and restored Magazines 2003 677
Al Baker Another Card-Finding Stunt using memory Notebooks 2003 681
Al Baker & Max Holden Another Subtle Mystery Si Stebbins & one-way, cards with same suit and value as selection are found face down Notebooks 2003 681
Al Baker Attaching Hairs Notebooks 2003 682
Al Baker Best Card Trick stacked deck, one ahead Notebooks 2003 683
Al Baker Second Method of the trick before that, stacked deck Notebooks 2003 684
Al Baker For Two Persons with a medium Notebooks 2003 684
Al Baker Bill Trick bill transforms, using Roterberg Card Box Notebooks 2003 685
Al Baker Burned Ribbon Trick thumb tip Notebooks 2003 686
Al Baker Card and Safety Match Trick name of card appears on tip of burned match Notebooks 2003 686
Al Baker Card Change Notebooks 2003 686
Al Baker Card Discovery selected behind back, corner is torn off to glimpse card Notebooks 2003 687
Al Baker Card Force card is stabbed in deck Notebooks 2003 687
Al Baker Card Force using Short Card not a force but a placement of short card as key Notebooks 2003 688
Al Baker Card Found at Chosen Number number selected by value of other card Notebooks 2003 688
Al Baker Card from the Hat - Finger Tip Method thread attached to finger tip Notebooks 2003 689
Al Baker Card from the Hat - Clockwork Method mechanical Notebooks 2003 690
Al Baker New Improved Rising Card from Hat Notebooks 2003 690
Al Baker Card in Wallet Notebooks 2003 691
Al Baker New Method wide and narrow pack for control Notebooks 2003 692
Al Baker Cards and Dice Trick using forcing dice Notebooks 2003 692
Al Baker Cards up the Sleeve using a duplicate, from deck Notebooks 2003 693
Al Baker Cigar Band Trick torn and restored cigar band Notebooks 2003 694
Al Baker Cigarette Paper Trick torn pieces and whole pieces change place Notebooks 2003 695
Al Baker Cigarette Trick Notebooks 2003 696
Al Baker Coin in Envelope shadow of coin is seen when empty envelope is held against light Notebooks 2003 697
Al Baker Coin in the Ball of Wool Notebooks 2003 697
Al Baker Color-Changing Handkerchief through Fist Notebooks 2003 699
Al Baker Cornucopia newspaper cone to disappear small object Notebooks 2003 700
Al Baker Crimp establishing bridge Notebooks 2003 701
Al Baker Cups and Balls Notebooks 2003 701
Al Baker Cutting a Card in Half with knive, gimmick Notebooks 2003 706
Al Baker Cutting the same Number of Cards Counted using wide card Notebooks 2003 707
Al Baker Deck and Envelopes stacked deck Notebooks 2003 707
Al Baker Developing Messages before the Audience secretly reading extruded messages Notebooks 2003 708
Al Baker Dice Trick number determined with dice Notebooks 2003 709
Al Baker Dictionary and Postal Card forcing card in dictionary Notebooks 2003 709
Al Baker Dollar Bill Trick Notebooks 2003 710
Al Baker Dollar Bill Vanish for Brema Bill Tube, thumb tip Notebooks 2003 711
Al Baker Dyeing Handkerchief Trick dye tube Notebooks 2003 711
Al Baker Eyesight Trick memorized deck Notebooks 2003 712
Al Baker Five Nickels shell Notebooks 2003 713
Al Baker Four Ace Trick using Envelopes using envelopes with circular holes Notebooks 2003 713
Al Baker Giant Memory Card Trick Notebooks 2003 714
Al Baker Glass of Water and Coin glass with water vanishes Notebooks 2003 715
Al Baker Harmonica Trick harmonica plays on its own Notebooks 2003 715
Al Baker Hooked Coins for miser's dream Notebooks 2003 716
Al Baker Knockout three cards, different pockets, pocket channel to hip pocket Notebooks 2003 716
Al Baker Latest Rope Effect: The Sliding Knot Notebooks 2003 717
Al Baker Impromptu Living and Dead Trick Notebooks 2003 718
Al Baker Improved Living and Deack Trick Notebooks 2003 719
Al Baker Mathematical Number Trick Notebooks 2003 719
Al Baker Mental Card Location mathematical calculation with value and suit Notebooks 2003 721
Al Baker Mental Force purely with words (!) Notebooks 2003 721
Al Baker Mental Trick using cards to code information Notebooks 2003 721
Al Baker Mind-Reading Card Trick two methods, billet index Notebooks 2003 722
Al Baker Miracle Man's Penny Trick marked coin moves out of heap, thread Notebooks 2003 724
Al Baker Name and Calling Card Trick secret reading method of slip, using switch Notebooks 2003 724
Al Baker The Old Coin Game two coins put in purse transform Notebooks 2003 725
Al Baker The Pack that Cuts Itself Notebooks 2003 726
Al Baker Pellets and Card Trick cards are written on billets, performer devines cards, short card Notebooks 2003 726
Al Baker Penetrating Coins four coins through hat into glass Notebooks 2003 728
Al Baker Pretty Paper Trick colored paper Notebooks 2003 728
Al Baker Psychic Ball and Card Trick memorized deck, card at selected number predicted Notebooks 2003 730
Al Baker Psychic Photography three methods, "Psychic Photography Improved", "Latest Psychic Photography" Notebooks 2003 730
Al Baker Ribbon Laundry two thumb tips Notebooks 2003 732
Al Baker Ring Trick Notebooks 2003 732
Al Baker Roterberg Card Box Trick card with torn corner from box to pack Notebooks 2003 733
Al Baker Simplified Roterberg Card Box Trick Notebooks 2003 735
Al Baker Selected Card Found two cards Notebooks 2003 735
Al Baker Sense of Touch Card Trick producing certain cards with pack in pocket Notebooks 2003 736
Al Baker Slate Trick Notebooks 2003 737
Al Baker Spelling Trick key card, kind of flash speller Notebooks 2003 737
Al Baker To Spell Mentally Chosen Card stacked deck Notebooks 2003 738
Al Baker Spirit Dollar Bill short thumb tip, thread Notebooks 2003 738
Al Baker Stabbing Card Trick with second improved method Notebooks 2003 739
Al Baker Stack of Coins through the Hand Notebooks 2003 740
Al Baker Stop Trick tactile key card Notebooks 2003 740
Al Baker Strange Coincidence two decks, memorized deck Notebooks 2003 741
Al Baker Stretched Bill Notebooks 2003 742
Al Baker Super Cut and Restored Rope pull Notebooks 2003 742
Al Baker Sympathetic Cards selection next to reversed card Notebooks 2003 743
Al Baker Sympathetic Coins Notebooks 2003 744
Al Baker Ten Cards and Envelope Trick three cards from deck to cards in envelope Notebooks 2003 744
Al Baker Thirty Card Trick Latest Thirty Card Trick
Sleight-of-Hand Method
Envelope Tranfer
The Twenty Card Trick
Method 5
Notebooks 2003 746
Al Baker Thought Foretold Notebooks 2003 749
Al Baker Thread Trick Notebooks 2003 751
Al Baker Three Card Trick one of three Notebooks 2003 751
Al Baker Thumb Tip Preparation painting and washing Notebooks 2003 752
Al Baker To Name any Card Drawn with stacked deck Notebooks 2003 753
Al Baker To Perform with a Borrowed, Shuffled Pack naming card at any number in half pack, real memory Notebooks 2003 753
Al Baker To Tell the Name of any Card in a Borrowed, Shuffled Pack card at any position named, memorizing every fifth card Notebooks 2003 754
Al Baker To Tell the Number of Cards after the Pack has been Cut Notebooks 2003 754
Al Baker Torn and Restored Strip of Paper flash paper Notebooks 2003 755
Al Baker Tube and Rings Trick brass rings link in tube Notebooks 2003 756
Al Baker Twentieth-Century Handkerchief Trick dye tube Notebooks 2003 757
Al Baker Two-Person Mental Card Trick stacked deck, medium are secretly given cards next to selection Notebooks 2003 758
Al Baker Two-Person Mind Reading one of four is selected, assistant in other room knows Notebooks 2003 758
Al Baker Ubiquitous Card Notebooks 2003 759
Al Baker Vanishing Coin from Handkerchief Notebooks 2003 760
Al Baker Weight Trick number of cards in packet behind back, stacked deck Notebooks 2003 760
Al Baker Wonderful Four Cards and Pellets Mystery Si Stebbins, Svengali Notebooks 2003 760
Al Baker Yale Lock Key Trick key through rope, second method with wooden curtain ring Notebooks 2003 763
Al Baker You Do as I Do with One Pack Notebooks 2003 764
Al Baker Al Baker's Torn and Restored Magazine Page 2003 811
Eugene Burger & Al Baker Al Baker's Card from the Hat - A New Look thread 2003 883
Philip T. Goldstein Billets Deux - Baker's Doesn't two peeked at cards are divined, using billets to write them down 2003 887
Philip T. Goldstein Revers-Al variation of effect "Baker's Doesn't" with selections reversing themselves 2003 889