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Robert Parrish Slate Immortality living dead test on slate, or handwriting psychometry inspired by "Dead Men Tell No Tales!" (Theodore Annemann, 1934) 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1935") 40
Robert Parrish Telepathy on the Cuff assistent divines total of number, easy coding 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1935") 40
Robert Parrish The Psychic Knows three cards divined by medium, stacked deck 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Winter Extra 1935/36") 86
Robert Parrish Deck Vanish in Tambourine solution inspired by "The Question for the Month" (Theodore Annemann, 1935) 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 92
Robert Parrish Duo Telepathy coding with thumb/nail writer on chalk 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 188
Robert Parrish The Real Coincidence Trick two decks in performer's and spectator's pocket, cards removed - they're the same 1937 You'd be Surprised 9
Robert Parrish Telephone Telepathy word chosen with cards 1937 You'd be Surprised 9
Robert Parrish Telephone Telepathy Again cards used for word selection, word can be predicted 1937 You'd be Surprised 11
Robert Parrish Magazine Miracle pages glued together 1937 You'd be Surprised 14
Robert Parrish Strange Interlude words from magazine and dead name divined, subtle impression device use 1937 You'd be Surprised 15
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate 1937 You'd be Surprised 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) 1937 You'd be Surprised 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
1937 You'd be Surprised 22
Robert Parrish An Improved Four Ace Routine four double facers (three with Aces, one additional) 1937 You'd be Surprised 33
Robert Parrish Selective Card In Pocket selection travels into a pocket selected by spectator, variation with spectator's pocket instead 1937 You'd be Surprised 35
Robert Parrish The Version used by Robert Parrish as previous routine but setting a selection in spelling position 1937 You'd be Surprised 41
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum Some Glassy Ideas suggestions for using glasses with liquid 1937 You'd be Surprised 43
Robert Parrish Glasses, Glasses, Everywhere! three glasses with liquid produced 1937 You'd be Surprised 44
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum Drunkard's Dream 2 glasses and then pocket flask produced 1937 You'd be Surprised 48
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum A Glass Routine suggestion for routine 1937 You'd be Surprised 49
Robert Parrish Continuous Color Changing Thimble Production 1937 You'd be Surprised 50
Robert Parrish The Flying Light Bulb bulb from lamp vanished, reappears lighted 1937 You'd be Surprised 59
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum The Ideal Hank Box Jap Hank Box improvement 1937 You'd be Surprised 60
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum P. and G. Cut and Restored Ribbon 1937 You'd be Surprised 63
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum You'd Be Surprised 1937 You'd be Surprised 5
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum And a Routine suggestion for a thirty minute routine with tricks from the book 1937 You'd be Surprised 32
Robert Parrish & John Goodrum A Magical "Flash" Routine suggestion for routine with preceding effects 1937 You'd be Surprised 65
Robert Parrish A Prediction to End Predictions playing card, word and date on bill are predicted 1939 Do That Again! 9
Robert Parrish The Payoff Prediction any word predicted on billet in cup 1939 Do That Again! 12
Robert Parrish ... Things to Come prediction of card, word, number and a spectator (cloth, appearance) 1939 Do That Again! 14
Robert Parrish The "Direct" Divination joke 1939 Do That Again! 17
Robert Parrish The Phantom President imaginary president is elected, choice divined 1939 Do That Again! 17
Robert Parrish Picture Projection slate as mirror 1939 Do That Again! 19
Oscar Weigle & Robert Parrish Transposed Minds 2 people remember things from 2 slates they are shown, yet when they recall the items they are on the other slate 1939 Do That Again! 21
Oscar Weigle & Robert Parrish Comedy "Color-Changing" Slate "black cats at midnight", "white swans in snowstorm" appear on slate 1939 Do That Again! 23
Robert Parrish Name Your Favorite any card named, after riffle shuffle spectator goes through cards and performer stops him at named card 1939 Do That Again! 30
Robert Parrish Synchronism performer removes a card openly from blue deck, despite free choice spectator selects same from red deck, forcing deck and interesting deck switches varied by "Synchroincidence" (Thomas Alan Waters, 1979) 1939 Do That Again! 32
Robert Parrish Cover Card Deck Switch apparently red and blue deck (= red deck with blue cover card), cover dragged over to other deck 1939 Do That Again! 33
Robert Parrish Oktio Box Deck Switch openly placing bottomless box (quasi a deck shell) from deck to another deck (see Blizzard Switch) 1939 Do That Again! 35
Robert Parrish Simplex Card Stabbing 1939 Do That Again! 40
Robert Parrish Friction Toss Control 1939 Do That Again! 40
Robert Parrish Continuous Production of Silks at the Finger Tips body load 1939 Do That Again! 50
Robert Parrish Silks of a Color Follow Each Other 2 orange and 2 blue silks put in paper bag
Part One: spectator removes a silk, its color mate appears outside, only other color remains in bag
Part Two: knotted silk vanishes from magician's hand and reappears in bag
Part Three: repeat with variation
1939 Do That Again! 52
Oscar Weigle & Robert Parrish A Routine with Silks 1939 Do That Again! 62
Robert Parrish Parrish's Three to One cut in three pieces 1939 Do That Again! 64
Robert Parrish The Cut and Restored Lace Tips 1939 Do That Again! 74
Oscar Weigle & Robert Parrish A Club Routine of General Magic routine of tricks in the book 1939 Do That Again! 75
Robert Parrish & Oscar Weigle Foreword 1939 Do That Again! 5
Robert Parrish & Oscar Weigle Two Routines suggestion for a routine with preceding effects 1939 Do That Again! 25
Robert Parrish & Oscar Weigle An All-Card Routine suggestion for a routine with preceding effects 1939 Do That Again! 47
Robert Parrish & Oscar Weigle A Routine with Silks suggestion for a routine with preceding effects 1939 Do That Again! 62
Paul Fleming (reviewer) For Magicians Only by Robert Parrish 1946 The Paul Fleming Book Reviews - Volume II 18
Robert Parrish Telepathic Drawings design duplication with slates, wet slate as mirror 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 195
Robert Parrish Parrish Mentalism something written into matchbook 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 219
Harlan Tarbell & Robert Parrish Newspaper Headline Prediction 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 233
Robert Parrish Duo Telepathy coding with thumb/nail writer on chalk 1956 Annemann's "No Code" Telepathy 4
Robert Parrish Telepathy on the Cuff! assistent divines total of number, easy coding 1956 Annemann's "No Code" Telepathy 7
Robert Parrish Coptic Enigma automatic writing turns out to be the name of selection, when looked at in mirror inspired by "Automatic Writing" (Bill Woodfield, 1950) 1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 7
Robert Parrish On Nielson's "Problem in Prophecy" close-up version see also New Phoenix #397 (p. 416) 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 6) 28
Robert Parrish & Norman Osborn & North Bigbee & David Price & Tom Harris & Phil Smith Etcetera 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 25
The Amazing Maurice & Fred Higgens & Sandy Vogel & Robert Parrish Etcetera 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 82
Robert Parrish Palindrome Effect worked out "several years ago" 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 82
Tom McKay & C. L. Mason & Paul Betts & Robert Parrish Etcetera on criticism and John Hudak's letter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 98
Robert Parrish Magician vs Pickpocket signed card in deck, deck rubber banded, wrapped in newspaper and put in spectator's pocket, performer reaches in and removes signed card see also p. 116 for correction 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 101
Robert Parrish Omega Spirit Slates display sequence for 2 slates with different colored surfaces, writing appears, example: some freely chosen cards placed between slates, some of their names appear written 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 124
Robert Parrish Quadruple Sympathy 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 55
Francis Haxton & Robert Parrish & George Henbeck Etcetera 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 155
Robert Parrish By Any Other Name Variation inspired by "By Any Other Name" (Karl Fulves, 1967) 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 155
Robert Parrish On the Open Prediction see also p. 270 for reference see also suggestion by Ed Marlo on p. 230,
varied by "Marlo's Repeat Open Prediction" (Edward Marlo, 1969)
1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 223
Robert Parrish Introduction 1968 Expert Card Conjuring
Robert Parrish & Steadly Take Me bold, for credit correction see reference see also "Take Me Force" ( Steadly, 1995),
"The Cut Force" (Peter Warlock, 2016)
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 17
Robert Parrish Chango-Chango 2 cards change 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 31
Robert Parrish Card in Orange corner proof, card torn up see also "The Card in the Orange" (Robert Parrish, 1995) 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 169
Robert Parrish Introduction 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 7
Robert Parrish Duplex Slates color, food and city written on slate by different spectators, then put in envelope, another slate (signed by spectators) is used by performer to divine choices 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio) 376
Robert Parrish Die Parrish-Force spectator cuts anywhere, bold see also "Take Me" (Robert Parrish & Steadly, 1969) 1990 Horizons 16
Robert Parrish Introduction 1995 Great Tricks Revisited ix
Robert Parrish The Nest of Boxes borrowed watch in nest of boxes, linking ring routine woven into structure (but not described) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 1
Robert Parrish The Die Box routined for adults, two cat food cans as final loads from hat 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 8
Robert Parrish The Spirit Dial number chosen with dice divined with spirit clock 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 17
Robert Parrish Do the Spirits Return? rapping hand answers questions, rising cards with the hand, card stands upright inspired by "The Hand of Cagliostro" (1897),
see also "The Talking Hand" (1890)
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 25
Robert Parrish The Age of Illusion card appears on silk, mirror glass with cover tube 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 37
Robert Parrish Card Switch with tube that covers glass 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 38
Robert Parrish The Rising Cards using a Martin clockwork deck, featuring deck switch in a case when glass is removed from it 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 41
Robert Parrish The Coin Jar coins appear visibly in candy glass jar, box with glass bottom in lap for sound effect inspired by "The Coin Jar" (Downs, Modern Coin Manipulation, 1900, p. 224) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 44
Robert Parrish Sympathetic Magic with comments about the effect by Charlie Miller, for stand-up 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 49
Robert Parrish The Well of Invisibility "The Japanese Box" routine see also David Devant ("The Best Tricks and How to Do Them") 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 54
Robert Parrish The Brain Wave ungaffed, Hindu forcing odd-backed card inspired by "The New Brain-Wave Deck" (George G. Kaplan & Dai Vernon, 1948) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 58
Robert Parrish Hindu Shuffle Force Handling 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 58
Robert Parrish Ellis in Bangkok ribbon penetration with ellis ring inspired by B.A. Millidge (The Magic Wand, Oct./Nov. 1938) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 60
Robert Parrish To Have and Have Not borrowed ring into box on top of glass tumbler, Owen Brothers Watch Box 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 63
Robert Parrish The Sand Frame signed card to sand frame 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 67
Robert Parrish & Oscar Weigle The Immortal Card Trick sequence with open prediction, card in the envelope, torn & restored card 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 70
Robert Parrish All I Know About Cards (In About Five Minutes) funny sequence for magicians in which sleights are demonstrated with a deck of only 2 cards 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 76
Robert Parrish Trained Cards two cards in two pockets transpose, using deck of double facers inspired by routine by Dave Jones (from Ken Allen Lecture Notes from 1957) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 78
Robert Parrish The Card Stabbing Trick rubber banded and paper wrapped deck, stabbed with knife inspired by "The Transfixed Pack" (John Northern Hilliard, 1909) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 81
Robert Parrish Gordon's Divination packets cut off, performer divines bottom card of each inspired by description of Jack Gordon effect in The Sphinx, Jan. 1930 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 86
Robert Parrish The Card in the Orange see also "Card in Orange" (Robert Parrish, 1969) 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 89
Robert Parrish A Note About Classic Apparatus 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 94
Robert Parrish Joe Scott's Routined Classics about Joe Scott 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 95
Robert Parrish My Own Presentation for Cap and Pence 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 102
Oscar Weigle & Robert Parrish Picture This performer knows order of picture cards in shuffled deck, interlocking chains also published as ""Picture This - "" (Oscar Weigle, 1939) 1997 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 13
Roberto Giobbi (reviewer) Words About Wizards by Robert Parrish by Robert Parrish 2016 Hidden Agenda (Section "Aug 28") 248