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U. F. Grant Spellino spectator's name is spelt see also "What's In A Name?" (Nick Trost, 1997) 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 50
U. F. Grant Spellino Climax performer names a card and spells it, repeated 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 51
U. F. Grant Giant Acrobatic Cards jumbo cards are dealt face up face down alternating, they turn over again, double backers varied by "Believe It or Not!" (Nick Trost, 1997) 1937 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 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant The Funny Deck card travels back from pocket, leaving behind a blank card, double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant U Can't Do As I Do double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
U. F. Grant The Spotter Cards card reverses itself and indicates position of selection, double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
U. F. Grant New Card Monte spectator think of one of two cards, double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
U. F. Grant A Book Test forcing word with cards, double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
U. F. Grant A Changing Card wrong card turns over and changes into right one in sandwich, double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 136
U. F. Grant A Spirit Message writing appears on card, double facer 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
U. F. Grant A Transposition with sucker element 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
U. F. Grant Simple Triple Location one-way backs 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 151
U. F. Grant No Dice removing cards from packet with certain values wins game, one-way backs 1937 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 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant The Marked Deck finding aces in one-way deck, apparently marked 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant The Fingerprint Discovery one-way backs 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant Living and Dead Test with one-way playing cards 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 153
U. F. Grant A Count Down Discovery one-way backs 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 153
U. F. Grant Siamese Twins two selections come together in deck 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 154
U. F. Grant Find the Lady one-way backs 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
U. F. Grant Call Me Up Sometime four cards are placed next to queens 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
U. F. Grant Thought Transference assistant names selection when he returns into room, code with one-way cards 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 163
U. F. Grant Say When three cards at three numbers in fifteen-card packet, using hat, one-way backs 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 164
U. F. Grant U Bite oops control 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 168
U. F. Grant Sure Locator locator card turns over 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 169
U. F. Grant The Midnight Marvel four of a kind reversed itself in dark room, duplicates 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 295
U. F. Grant Behind the Pack counting procedure, short card 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 313
U. F. Grant Reversed Key Card The "Whoops!" Control 1938 Greater Magic 81
U. F. Grant U-Do-It Ace Trick spectator loses aces in deck and deals out 4 hands to find them again, no-touch by magician (telephone trick?) 1938 Greater Magic 349
U. F. Grant A Pocket Change card in performer's and spectator's pocket change place, double facer 1938 Greater Magic 444
U. F. Grant Impropmtu Method 1938 Greater Magic 790
U. F. Grant The Head Pincushion 1938 Greater Magic 957
Minoe & U. F. Grant Clever Coins two times ten coins in two bowls, number selected with dice travels across, see also page 524 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 513
Theodore Annemann & U. F. Grant More on the Flipbook Animation credit claim by U. F. Grant for 1921 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 612
U. F. Grant Tomato Cocktail tomato vanishes from paper bag, where only tomato skin remains, in cup appears tomato juice see also "Watch the Lemon" (Sid Lorraine & Bert Douglas, 1948 / 27) 1940 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 "Salt Trick" (Al Baker, 2003) 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 14) 59
Walter B. Gibson & U. F. Grant Count Them Out false count based on words 1943 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 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 114
U. F. Grant Slow Motion Bill Transposition see also "Impromptu Mis-Indexed Bill" (Morty Rudnick, 1973),
"Cash Transaction" (Michael Weber, 1984),
"Working Without a Grant" (Michael Weber, 1991),
"Buck Naked Grant" (Paul Harris, 1996),
"Slow Motion Bill Change" (U. F. Grant & Eugene Burger, 2000),
"Inflated (Canadian) Transposition" (Joshua Jay, 2012),
"Thou Shalt Not Steal" (Paul Vigil, 2017)
1943 / 27 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 envelope see also "Bill in Nest of Envelopes" (U. F. Grant, 1975),
varied by "Bazillion Dollar Bill Mystery" (Andy (The Jerx) , 2016)
1943 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 112
U. F. Grant The Farmer and the Witch person transposition 1943 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 405
Paul Fleming (reviewer) Modern Levitations by U. F. Grant 1944 The Paul Fleming Book Reviews - Volume I 74
Paul Fleming (reviewer) Secrets by U. F. Grant 1944 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 it see also "The Twenty-First Stunner" (Robert A. Nelson & Dr. H. Walter Grote, 1945) 1945 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 1945 Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 22
U. F. Grant New Slate Test sum of four years is predicted 1945 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 200
Laurie Ireland & U. F. Grant The Shrinking Glass of Milk in combination with Bossie Cow 1947 Ireland's Yearbooks (Section "Yearbook 1947") 18
U. F. Grant Four-Ace Routine aces with twelve indifferent cards are mixed and dealt in four piles, aces in spectator's pile 1948 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 119
U. F. Grant Lady Luck multiple prediction, coins heads and tales, sum of thrown dice and selected card, tossed out deck see also "Fate" (Bruce Elliott, 1949) 1949 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 1950 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 827
U. F. Grant Visible: Invisible Thread invisible thread gag, thread appears 1950 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 827
U. F. Grant The Impossible Knot knot routine with a handkerchief 1950 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 828
U. F. Grant A New Coin Fold 1950 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 829
U. F. Grant Grant's Secret 1950 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 216) 863
U. F. Grant & Bob Somerfeld Impromptome with borrowed business card as a bookmark inspired by "Magazine Test" (Milbourne Christopher, 1954) 1951 Mind Reader's Digest 7
U. F. Grant Ghost Knot false knot, wax on rope, convincing 1954 / 27 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 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 142
U. F. Grant Zella Ring on the Rope using extra piece 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 173
U. F. Grant Another Ending for Zella Ring on the Rope with restoration 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 179
U. F. Grant E Z Cut and Restored Rope Mystery extra piece 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 178
U. F. Grant Bombay Ropes and Rings several rings and hat, grandmother's necklace principle 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 181
U. F. Grant Packing Box Escape 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 296
Harlan Tarbell & U. F. Grant Packing Box Escape 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 299
U. F. Grant Carton Production 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 367
U. F. Grant Impromptu Impression Board not really impromptu 1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 20
Eddie Clever & U. F. Grant (a) Cigarette Test cigarettes dumped in a bowl, cigarette with different brand is found 1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 24
U. F. Grant A Date with a Coin coin is selected, when top four cards are dealt, numbers match the date of the coin 1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 30
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 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 20
U. F. Grant & Harry Lorayne Impromptu Out of this World no credit 1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 26
U. F. Grant Zella's Space Coins (originally from New Phoenix) 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 480
U. F. Grant The Phantom Coins two methods (originally from New Phoenix) 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 481
U. F. Grant The Queen Bows coin penetrates tray and falls into glass underneath 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 482
Steve Belchou & U. F. Grant Grand Slam marked one of three coins penetrates filled glass covered with handkerchief 1967 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 1968 Newspaper Magic 67
Eddie Erold & U. F. Grant Mermaid Illusion classic appearance with two foldable screens 1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 67
U. F. Grant Bill in Nest of Envelopes see also ""Million Dollar" Bill Mystery" (U. F. Grant, 1943 / 27) 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 856
Karl Fulves & Charles T. Jordan & Joseph Ovette & U. F. Grant The Buddha Bet "can you see your suit/value... here?", set-up inspired by "The Buddha Whispers" (Joseph Ovette, 1937),
"Demon's Divination" (Charles T. Jordan, 1938)
1981 Fourcast 12
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Bagged ring vanishes from glass and appears on rod which is pushed through a paper bag 1984 Magic from the Parade #1 1
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Triple Stop Card Trick three decks, three selections, first published 1953 1984 Magic from the Parade #1 15
U. F. Grant & Tenkai Ishida Card Vanish spectator remembers card at number, when counted down again it is no longer there 1985 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 1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 299
U. F. Grant Card between stapled File Cards 1991 Card to Wallet 88
Dick Zimmerman & U. F. Grant Impromptu Version two piles 1992 Way Out of this World 7
U. F. Grant The "Whoops!" Control bold, but clever method 1995 Card College - Volume 1 68
U. F. Grant Number Force with Dice dice shaken in matchbox 1995 Great Tricks Revisited 19
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 selections inspired by "Diabolical Transposition" (Charles T. Jordan, 1921) 1997 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 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 191
U. F. Grant Grant Switch 1997 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. Grant inspired by "Split Second" (Stewart James, The New Tops, December 1962) 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 206
Paul Curry & U. F. Grant Out of This World discussing the weak points 2000 Mastering the Art of Magic 150
U. F. Grant & Eugene Burger Slow Motion Bill Change see also "Slow Motion Bill Transposition" (U. F. Grant, 1943 / 27) 2000 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 2004 Under Tension 93
U. F. Grant Cheeck to Cheeck brief 2007 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 2009 505 3
U. F. Grant Extra Pocket see also footnote 7 2016 The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Ha... 47