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Stewart James Miraskill see also "Moraskill" (Ryan Swigert, 2013),
"Liberty, Fraternity, Equality" (Ramón Riobóo, 2015)
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 147
Stewart James The Candy King Miraskill with candies varied by "One Thousand Skulls" (Al Mann, 1982),
"Miraskill Lite" (Max Maven*, 2016)
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 151
Stewart James Numismatigic coin divination behind back, magnetism see also page 172 for improvement by E. J. Oeinck,
"The Knickel of Kanadah" (L. Vosburgh Lyons, 1939)
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 25) 157
Stewart James Miraskill reprinted from Jinx 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 330
Stewart James Simplicity Four Ace Trick see also "Traveling Aces" (Charles Nagle, 1950) 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 355
Stewart James The Folk Test 2 names selected from list are predicted see also "Typecast" (Karl Fulves, 1992) 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 236
Stewart James Queer Quest three cards found 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 331
Stewart James Deck Digit Dial and Devil different procedure 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 48) 337
Stewart James Sefalaljia miniature spirit cabinet, ball moves, ring on tape, cigar lights itself, milk vanishes see also p. 610, p. 814 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 471
Stewart James (reviewer) Modern Magic Programs No. 7 by Joseph Dunninger 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 70) 478
Stewart James Pin Divination orientation of pin in closed container divined 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 75) 498
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 1. number and color predicted in ball of wool 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 601
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 2. name of selected card appears on tissue paper (via Tarbell's "Phanteario") 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 602
Stewart James Further Than That production of selection, Royal Flush, and other stuff varied by "Further Than That" (J. W. Sarles, 1971),
"Taking Further Than That Too Far" (Jon Racherbaumer & Stewart James, 1976),
"The Gypsy Foretells Further Than Farther" (Cushing Strout, 2004)
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 765
Stewart James Half and Half three dice and list of letter combinations, a coincidence/prediction happens see also "The New Half and Half" (L. Vosburgh Lyons, 1941),
"Typecast" (Karl Fulves, 1992),
varied by "Heartbreaker" (Thomas Alan Waters, 1993)
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 766
Stewart James Sleightly Off threaded ping pong ball is removed underneath cloth 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 767
Stewart James & Theodore Annemann The Waiting Place for Unborn Thoughts spectator forms word with alphabet cards, performer knows it, 3 phases/methods 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 767
Stewart James Queer Quest 3 cards found 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 27
Stewart James & Russell "Rusduck" Duck Variation on Rusduck's Stack It inspired by "Stack It" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1944) 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 270
Stewart James Pockethereal 2 spectators remember card and position in 20-card packet varied by "Pockethereal Minus Pockets" (Edward Marlo & Stewart James, 1953) 1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 5
Stewart James James's Miracle two numbers from 1 to 10, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers see also "Pure Mathematics" (Dai Vernon, 1967),
varied by "Change X Change" (Karl Fulves, 1992)
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 132
Stewart James & Milton Kort Almost a Transposition trasposition of dime and penny, as a kicker the dime transforms into two nickels see also "Almost a Transposition" (Stewart James, 1952) 1952 Modern Coin Magic 127
Stewart James Fourth Version The Changing Change coins with different values, covered with two bills, extra coin 1952 Modern Coin Magic 199
Milton Kort & Stewart James Thieves and Sheep two extra coins 1952 Modern Coin Magic 208
Stewart James Sqeeze Play coin through hole in poker chip and ring, with handkerchief, shell 1952 Modern Coin Magic 235
Stewart James Jimmy Valentine Picks a Lock two coins wrapped in handkerchief and the corner pulled through a padlock, one is named and that one is removed, nickel & penny set 1952 Modern Coin Magic 236
Stewart James Money Paper paper disc penetrates a stack of four pennies and ends up inside a business card, nickel & penny set 1952 Modern Coin Magic 237
Stewart James Almost a Transposition trasposition of dime and penny, as a kicker the dime transforms into two nickels, nickel & penny set, dime & penny set see also "Almost a Transposition" (Stewart James & Milton Kort, 1952) 1952 Modern Coin Magic 238
Edward Marlo & Stewart James Pockethereal Minus Pockets two cards thought of, they transpose from packet to packet, two methods inspired by "Pockethereal" (Stewart James, 1948),
varied by "Clarified Packethereal" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1992),
"Pockethereal, Minus Pockets" (Bert Fenn, 1992)
1953 The Cardician 98
Stewart James & Harlan Tarbell Hindu Ring on the Rope beneth handkerchief 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 167
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Stewart James Research Division credits see also "Zens-Ational" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Nudeck Speller" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Sorcerer's Seven" (Charles Hudson, 1957),
"Las Vegas Deck" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958)
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 16
Stewart James & Don Nielson On Nielson's "Problem in Prophecy" three colored cigars/cigarettes, three bowls, one of each selected and predicted see also New Phoenix #397, p. 416 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 10
Stewart James Etcetera 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 10
Stewart James & Charles Nyquist & Hans E. Trixer Ring on Cord ring on rope under handkerchief 1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 323
Stewart James Smart Alexis three-of-a-kind removed, then choses a card face-down which matches inspired by Peter Alexis (The New Phoenix #397),
see also p. 88 for comment by George McLean,
p. 77 for credit information,
varied by "Gambler's Last Chance" (Francis Haxton, 1967),
"Smart Alexis II" (Lu Brent, 1967)
1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 73
Stewart James & Gene Gray A Match for Gravity watch and match tied to thread, over stick, see p. 337 for reference 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 6) 330
Harry Lorayne & Stewart James Further Than Further Than That production of selection, tens and royal flush 1971 Reputation-Makers 37
Philip T. Goldstein & Stewart James Ice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, imaginary dice see also "Pure Mathematics" (Dai Vernon, 1967),
"Change X Change" (Karl Fulves, 1992)
1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 7
Jon Racherbaumer & Stewart James Taking Further Than That Too Far production of selection, Royal Flush, and other stuff see also "Further Than That" (Stewart James, 1941) 1976 Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 2) 25
Martin Gardner & Stewart James Fibonacci Fantasy using Stewart James' AAG Principle 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 88
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Sefalajia Number Two by Stewart James 1982 Epoptica (Issue 2) 69
Philip T. Goldstein & Stewart James Ice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, imaginary dice see also "Pure Mathematics" (Dai Vernon, 1967),
"Change X Change" (Karl Fulves, 1992)
1982 shuffled lecture 6
Stewart James Cuemulat4e 3 cards chosen from 12-card packet with dealing procedure inspired by "Cumulative" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1982) 1982 Thunday 7
Stewart James Balldown big ball is in tube, small ball is dropped in and penetrates big ball and falls out on bottom 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 119
Stewart James Clock Wise new procedure with presentations and variations 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 121
Stewart James Reverse Forward Faro handling of the reverse faro 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 122
Stewart James Mar-Gana word is predicted, using anagrams 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 124
Stewart James The Dilly-Dally Principle number force with playing cards 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 124
Stewart James Polychromatic Wheel strange force involving a wheel layout on the table 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 125
Stewart James Phone-A-Tell using a forced card to get to predicted phone number 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 126
Stewart James Kardtu using the "52 on One Card" gag 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 126
Stewart James Simian Simile 3-phase routine with 2 brass nuts and a string, several penetrations, using gaffed Brema Nut 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 127
Stewart James Domore Discovery counting procedure in Si Stebbins stack produced coincidence/prediction 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 128
Stewart James Half Open Omen number prediction with cards using cyclical stack (Si Stebbins, Eight Kings), featuring comedy patter "Heinz Across the Sea" 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 129
Stewart James Bermuda Triangles coincidences with triangle layout... 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 129
Stewart James Half-A-Dozen Ways to Turn off-beat presentation, ace of spades appears and transforms 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 130
Stewart James Golf Poker dealing story routine with jumbo cards 1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 131
Al Smith (reviewer) Sefalaljia by Stewart James 1983 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 9) 1105
Stewart James & Howard Lyons An Obvious Card thought of card to wallet, twice, Bombshell wallet varied by "Bombshell Twins" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1994) 1984 Epoptica (Issue 5) 277
Stewart James The Gnikool Device a duplicate of a thought of card is added to a deck 1984 Epoptica (Issue 5) 277
Stewart James Doublethink spelling trick with story line, works with Si Stebbins 1984 Epoptica (Section "Yearbook") 282
Michael Close & Stewart James Derby Downs "Waltz Time Stewart James - Three Variations by Michael Close", 2 selections found by 10D, using automatic placement variation, faro shuffle, based on "Place and Show" from New Tops 1984 Epoptica (Section "Yearbook") 283
Michael Close & Stewart James Prose Duplex based on "Inverse Duplex" from New Tops, strange prediction effect involving numbers, automatic placement for 2 selections 1984 Epoptica (Section "Yearbook") 285
Michael Close & Stewart James Coda Chrome based on "Chronothot" from New Tops, prediction from odd-backed deck is put on table and matched named card, gaffed decks and double backer 1984 Epoptica (Section "Yearbook") 286
Stewart James A Class By Itself off-beat prediction by lexicon deck, which was also used to determin page number see also "Class Reunion" (Stephen Tucker, 1989) 1984 Epoptica (Section "Yearbook") 330
Philip T. Goldstein & Stewart James Reduz card and number predicted, elaboration on Stewart James' "Heduz" (Case For Cards) 1984 Thequal 8
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Custom-Made Cabinet for Stewart James's Sefalaljia Number Two by Jeff Busby (written by Stewart James) 1987 Epoptica (Issue 8) 453
Stewart James Constant Stack Principle 1991 Thavant 3
Edward Marlo & Stewart James Nullifactoring 3 cards, additional ideas for Stewart James' "Nullifactor", 2 methods 1992 The Olram File (Issue 12) 1
Stewart James Nullifactor Move 1992 The Olram File (Issue 12) 1
Stewart James Further Than That production of selection, Royal Flush, and other stuff see also "Further Than That" (Stewart James, 1941) 1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 23
Michael Close & Stewart James Coda Chrome rough smooth 1994 Workers Number 4 3
Philip T. Goldstein & Stewart James Shufflegram inspired by Stewart James "Webster Had A Word For It" (Linking Ring)
- First Avenue
- Second Avenue
1994 Thabbatical 38
Stewart James The Gnikool Device a duplicate of freely chosen card is added to a deck via deck switch before replacement 1994 Facsimile (Issue 2) 16
Stewart James 51 Face North Conditions reprinted from "Stewart James in Print" 1996 13 Prophets 3
Stewart James Miraskill 1997 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 26
Stewart James 51 Faces North - The History
- The Discovery
- The Secret
- Conclusion
see also "51 Paces North" (Allan Slaight, 2002),
"Northern Light" (Jerry K. Hartman, 2002),
"Room 51" (Gordon Bean & Jerry K. Hartman, 2002)
2002 Penumbra (Issue 1) 2
Jay Sankey & Stewart James Mental Breakdown Spectator thinks of a card from a fan of six random cards, magician divines it (Princess Card Trick type of ending) 2003 Twenty Years Of Magic (Section "Sankadelic Magic") 58
Stewart James Miraskill 2004 Penumbra (Issue 7) 4
Stewart James Miraskill 2004 Penumbra (Issue 8) 6
Karl Fulves & Stewart James Stax Fax stacks that force numbers, see also p. 68 2005 Clockwork 45
Jim Steinmeyer & Stewart James Coins in a Strange Land mathematical spelling trick with row of 4 coins, based on Stewart James "Stranger in a Strange Land" 2006 Further Impuzzibilities 8
Jim Steinmeyer & Stewart James Five Cards on the March mathematical spelling trick with row of 5 coins, based on Stewart James "Stranger in a Strange Land" varied by "A Bird in the Hand" (Steve Mayhew, 2011) 2006 Further Impuzzibilities 10
Richard Vollmer & Stewart James Vida Pack, Plus 12 card set-up, based on Stewart James' "Vida Pack" 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 373
Adam Rubin & Stewart James Gravity Unmatched article on Stewart James' "A Match for Gravity" 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 217
Tom Stone & Stewart James DacheBox various unfinished ideas for Stewart James' Sefalaljia
- Silks from Another Century
- Wired (featuring idea for Ted Lesley's "Mind Bender")
- Ceiling Thoughts
- Shivers
- Vanishing Sefalaljia
2011 Maelstrom 29
Tom Stone & Stewart James & Max Maven* Synonymax cards with pictures and words, selections are divined, inspired by Stewart James' "Book of the Dead" & Max Maven's "Soloflex" inspired by "Soloflex" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2011 Maelstrom 229
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) The James File by Stewart James (written by Allan Slaight) also published as Genii, Aug. 2000 2017 Light and Heat 72