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Clayton Rawson The Card from Hell selection turns over and becomes different back color 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 311
Clayton Rawson The Camel and the Needle's Eye apparently cigarette is pushed through eye of needle 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 311
Clayton Rawson The Force That Couldn't Be Done spectator cuts, bottom pile secretly turned over 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 315
Clayton Rawson Behind That Door! medium in another room divines cards, color, word with various methods 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1938") 322
Clayton Rawson Puzzle From a Top Hat geometry puzzle 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1938") 324
Clayton Rawson Sixth Finger Card Rise see also "Sixth Finger" (Dr. E. G. Ervin, 1940) 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 511
Clayton Rawson Mass Production long short divided deck 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 655
Clayton Rawson Ghost Writer card reversed behind back, name appears on slate 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 147) 821
Clayton Rawson The Cockeyed Cards joker always shows up and is torn up, then shows up again and pieces are now selection see also "Once Torn, Twice Restored" (Bob Stencel, 1985) 1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 21
Clayton Rawson Scrambled Thoughtwaves two cards are selected and deck put into pocket, cards transform into the thoughts of the spectator's (stripper, famous actor etc.) cards are eventually found and deck is normal again 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 9
Clayton Rawson Card Switch see also "Miracle Change No. 3" (Edward Marlo, 1954) 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 10
Dave Spindell & Clayton Rawson Out of the Smoke paper match turns into light cigarette, three more cigarettes appear also published as "Out of the Smoke" (Dave Spindell & Clayton Rawson, 1956) 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 41
Clayton Rawson No Corpse for the Coffin inspired by "There It Is!" (Paul LePaul, 1940) 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 14) 58
Clayton Rawson Twist for Ring and String hands tied with rope, ring on rope 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 25) 106
Clayton Rawson Slate Sleights with small slates, two routines
- The Great Oriental Enigma (selected card appears written on slates, two flaps)
- Ghost Writer's Cramp (four messages, one on each side)
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 143
Clayton Rawson The Backward Ghost two slate mysteries, different working and preparation
- A Merlini Mystery
- The Message From Nowhere
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 37) 151
Clayton Rawson A Sucker Bet performed as a bet see also page 211 for a variation 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 50) 207
Clayton Rawson The Force That Couldn't Be Done spectator cuts, bottom pile secretly turned over 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 76
Clayton Rawson The Mental Broadcast wax varied by "Clayton Rawson's Mental Broadcast" (Roberto Giobbi, 2013) 1945 My Best 108
L. Vosburgh Lyons & Ronald B. Edwards & Clayton Rawson & Bruce Elliott & Walter B. Gibson Boxed piece of a magazine is put on a string and the ends of the string thread through two holes in a box, a word is selected and when checked on the piece on the string all words are crossed out except the selected one see also "The Back Room" (Bruce Elliott, 1945) 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 81) 328
Ronald B. Edwards & Clayton Rawson Page Force pages are torn out of a a magazine 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 81) 329
Bruce Elliott (reviewer) Scarne on Dice by John Scarne (written by Clayton Rawson) 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 81) 331
Kolmar & Clayton Rawson Detail Does It do as i do with three coins 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 86) 351
Clayton Rawson Letter to Bruce Elliott on Popper and Light Up see also "Light Up!" (Albenice , 1945),
"Popper!" (1945)
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 97) 395
Clayton Rawson & Arthur H. Buckley The Force That Couldn't Be 1946 Card Control 14
Clayton Rawson Double-Lift Deceptions double-lift description see also "Thumb Count Double Lift" (Clayton Rawson, 1968),
also published as "Double-Lift Deceptions" (Clayton Rawson, 1956)
1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 100) 404
Clayton Rawson 1: Right in Front of Your Nose! also published as "1. Right in Front of Your Nose" (Clayton Rawson, 1956) 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 100) 405
Clayton Rawson 2: Magic Taught in One Easy Lesson card transforms into selection, apparently spectator does the transformation also published as "2. Magic Taught in One Easy Lesson" (Clayton Rawson, 1956) 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 100) 405
Clayton Rawson 3: Stream-Lined Hypnotism duplicate also published as "3. Stream-Lined Hypnotism" (Clayton Rawson, 1956) 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 100) 405
Clayton Rawson 4: The Absent-Minded Spectator one person "forgets" card (he was shown a blank card), other can not find it, duplicate and blank also published as "4. The Absent-Minded Spectator" (Clayton Rawson, 1956) 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 100) 406
Clayton Rawson Strip Tease undressing a man's vest without taking off the jacket, then removing someone's tie and shirt, stooge 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 497
Clayton Rawson Everyone Take A Card six or more people select a card 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 129) 519
Clayton Rawson The Force That Couldn't Be Done 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 133) 534
Clayton Rawson Under the Table cards under table, one selected, shuffled and found, three methods see also "Under More! Table" (George Blake, 1949),
"Under the Table" (Karl Fulves, 1996)
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 682
Clayton Rawson Magic Scheme Mathematical prediction 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 85
Clayton Rawson In One Second Flat saliva, two cards are found 1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 196) 783
Clayton Rawson The Impossible Force 1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Section "Pet Secrets") 402
Clayton Rawson Rawson Card Reading peek box that can be shown from all sides 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 87
Clayton Rawson Double-Lift Deceptions also published as "Double-Lift Deceptions" (Clayton Rawson, 1946) 1956 The Best in Magic 150
Clayton Rawson 1. Right in Front of Your Nose also published as "1: Right in Front of Your Nose!" (Clayton Rawson, 1946) 1956 The Best in Magic 151
Clayton Rawson 2. Magic Taught in One Easy Lesson card transforms into selection, apparently spectator does the transformation also published as "2: Magic Taught in One Easy Lesson" (Clayton Rawson, 1946) 1956 The Best in Magic 153
Clayton Rawson 3. Stream-Lined Hypnotism duplicate also published as "3: Stream-Lined Hypnotism" (Clayton Rawson, 1946) 1956 The Best in Magic 154
Clayton Rawson 4. The Absent-Minded Spectator one person "forgets" card (he is shown a blank card), other can not find it, duplicate and blank also published as "4: The Absent-Minded Spectator" (Clayton Rawson, 1946) 1956 The Best in Magic 157
Dave Spindell & Clayton Rawson Out of the Smoke paper match turns into light cigarette, three more cigarettes appear also published as "Out of the Smoke" (Dave Spindell & Clayton Rawson, 1942) 1956 The Best in Magic 223
Clayton Rawson & Cliff Green The 90 Per Cent Perfect Change attention to position of feet is given see also "Miracle Change No. 1" (Edward Marlo, 1954) 1961 Professional Card Magic 34
Fred G. Taylor & Clayton Rawson & Jack Avis Etcetera hobbyist vs professionals 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 116
Clayton Rawson Thumb Count Double Lift see p. 210 for credit see also "Double-Lift Deceptions" (Clayton Rawson, 1946) 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 11) 208
Clayton Rawson Rawson Transit selection travels from one deck reversed to another 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 23
Clayton Rawson Little Wonder Thought Projector egg beater mind reading 1997 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 4