Written by Theodore Annemann

1963 Reprint
Work of Various

352 pages (Hardcover), published by D. Robbins & Co., Inc.

Language: English

(480 entries)


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Eddie Clever Hallucination three people look at top card, everybody sees a different card, see page 99 for improvement by Charles W. FrickeVariationsAlso published here 1 1
Theodore Annemann October 1934 on The Jinx 1 1
Eddie Clever Three in One Gaff 1 2
Theodore Annemann The Supreme East Indian Needle Feat see page 99 for improvement by Annemann 1 2
Theodore Annemann Two Papers and a Spectator thumb tip 1 3
Theodore Annemann Thumb Tip Billet Switch 1 3
Paul Rosini The Mystery of the Blackboard information written on blackboard is divined blindfolded, see name index for attributionRelated toVariations 1 4
Paul Rosini Gesture-Remark Glimpse performer turns around briefly to make a remark and back, secretly glimpses required informationRelated to 1 4
Theodore Annemann The Devil's Four Aces signed aces, three long duplicates, packets put in glasses 2 5
Theodore Annemann November 1934 on The Jinx 2 5
Orville Wayne Meyer The Finders basic sandwich effect with two duplicates 2 6
Theodore Annemann Synthetic Sympathy two cards from different decks matchRelated to 2 7
Theodore Annemann Alignment Move 2 7
Orville Wayne Meyer Your Card! selection is divined via two cards behind back (suit, value), cyclical stack, see page 99 for improvement by Meyer 2 7
Theodore Annemann Wanted - Questions and Answers 2 7
Theodore Annemann The Demon-Yogi-Goblin Book Test page determined with cards 2 8
Theodore Annemann Magician's Choice three items 2 8
Theodore Annemann December 1934 on Fred Keating, performing venues, Nate Leipzig, Gally Gally 3 9
Les Gilbert A Card in Transit! double end card 3 10
Unknown Stabbing Force 3 10
Theodore Annemann A Real Psychic Card Test stacked deck and slatesVariations 3 11
Theodore Annemann Dead or Alive? 3 11
Theodore Annemann The Bending Swizzle Stick bending a glass stick for mixing drinks, see page 99 for improvement by Annemann 3 11
Theodore Annemann The Master of the Message using a stooge 4 13
Theodore Annemann January 1935 on Jean Hugard, hands 4 13
Martin Sunshine Cigarette Perception cigarette brands are named blindfolded, see page 99 for improvement by Frank N. Dodd 4 14
Orville Wayne Meyer Card Box Sympathy performer and spectator choose the same card, using the prop "P&L Metal Card box" 4 14
Orville Wayne Meyer P&L Metal Card Box Switch 4 15
Calvin Cole One of Those Things age and number (amount of change) are divined after calculationAlso published here 4 15
Vincent Dalban Something to Work on lie detector effect posed as a problemVariations 4 15
Stuart Robson The Twentieth Chentury Newspaper Test 4 16
Theodore Annemann February on Frank Dodd, Peggy Gwynne, Frank Cole, Dunninger 5 17
Theodore Annemann The Red and Blue Back Color Change two odd-backed cards put face up on table, backs change place, transpo with 2 multiple lifts 5 18
L.E. Duncanson With Sight Unseen divining cards behind back, small mirror between legs 5 18
Charles Nyquist The Solution of "Something to Work on" stacked deck, two chains, solutionInspired by 5 19
Stuart Robson The Lie Detective solutionInspired by 5 19
Stuart Robson Stack Addition behind back 5 20
Theodore Annemann A Question and the Answer 5 20
Nat Scherzer A Neat Publicity Trick address chosen from different envelopes is predicted 5 20
Theodore Annemann Thumb Tip Billet Switch 5 20
Theodore Annemann March 1935 on Count Orloff, Paul Duke, Russell Swann, Tommy Martin, Paul LePaul 6 21
Theodore Annemann, Tom Bowyer Impromptu Frame Ups card divination with instant stooge 6 22
Theodore Annemann Impromptu Frame Ups feeling time behind back, knowing what is drawn on slate, instant stooge 6 22
Theodore Annemann The Astral Shirt performer removes shirt without jacketRelated to 6 23
Russell T. Wise The Card That Isn't! wrong tabled card shows up again, see also Fechter's "I've Got A Surprise For You!" 6 23
Theodore Annemann Two Mindreading Publicity Effects center tear presentation as newspaper test or living/dead testRelated to 6 24
Theodore Annemann April 1935 on the death of John Northern Hilliard, Al Baker, over-proof, simplicity 7 25
E. Leslie May The "ELM" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deckAlso published here 7 26
Theodore Annemann The Question for the Month idea for card production from tambourineRelated to 7 26
Orville Wayne Meyer A Practical Card Code verbalVariations 7 26
Theodore Annemann The New Nightmare Effect selected card vanishes and turns out to be card previously removedVariations 7 27
Theodore Annemann Peek Force Card glued long short card 7 27
Conrad C. Bush The Lemon and the Dollar see page 99 for improvement by Leo H. Sullivan 7 28
Theodore Annemann May 1935 on Carl Jones, John Northern Hilliard, Greater Magic, Martin SunshineRelated to
  • "The Dragon" March, 1935
  • "The Sphinx" February, 1935.
8 29
Theodore Annemann, Walter B. Gibson An Improvement A La Carte any card forced with multiple layouts and equivoque 8 30
L.E. Duncanson The Astral Shirt Again! in cabinet shirt is instantly exchangedRelated to 8 30
L.E. Duncanson Thought Rays writing on cleared slate read, oil 8 31
Tom Bowyer Publicity Trick back of business card with playing card back changes color 8 31
E. D. Wolff Transient Money bill into nest of envelopes, thumb tip 8 32
Theodore Annemann The Jinx Five-Foot Shelf of Magic suggestion for magic books to read 8 32
Theodore Annemann June 1935 on Charlie Leedy, The Sphinx, Frank Ducrot, Frank N. Dodd, Martin Sunshine 9 33
Theodore Annemann The Modernized Reading for single reading or getting one aheadVariations 9 34
Eddie Clever The Renovated Sphinx Card Trick two signed cards in hat transpose with signed card in deck, double backer, fake indices card 9 34
Theodore Annemann A Matter of Policy story gag trick with twenty giant cards, ten democrats and ten republics, see page 54 for further comments and page 99 for improvement by Max Holden, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew BrennanRelated to 9 35
Theodore Annemann Pseudo-Psychometry marked envelopes and personal items, see also page 404Related toVariationsAlso published here 9 36
Theodore Annemann Editor Speaking on chain letters Summer Extra 1935 38
Theodore Annemann The Jinx Extra Cocktail gin based Summer Extra 1935 38
John K. Bays A Flash Ribbon Restoration ribbon floats, is cut, pieces float, then restored Summer Extra 1935 39
Henry Christ Lies! Lies! Lies! corner short or one-way backRelated to Summer Extra 1935 39
Robert Parrish Slate Immortality living dead test on slate, or handwriting psychometryInspired byVariationsAlso published here Summer Extra 1935 40
Robert Parrish Telepathy on the Cuff assistent divines total of number, easy coding Summer Extra 1935 40
Stuart Robson Horrors!!! binary coded cards, word divined, see page 164 for comment by William Larsen and page 172 for improvement by L. Vosburgh Lyons Summer Extra 1935 41
Theodore Annemann Just the Same Alike two cards selected from two decks are the same, selection process from one deck complicated with four piles and die Summer Extra 1935 41
Theodore Annemann With One Hand spectator cuts deck held by performer behind his deck Summer Extra 1935 42
Theodore Annemann It Goes This Way one-way faces by scratch marks, see page 164 for comment by William Larsen Summer Extra 1935 42
Orville Wayne Meyer The "One of a Bunch" Force no-miss strategy for classic force Summer Extra 1935 43
Theodore Annemann The Impression Moderne wax coating on envelope as impression deviceRelated to Summer Extra 1935 43
Orville Wayne Meyer The Ribbon That Made Good ribbon attached to wrong card, when pulled out is right card, sticky card Summer Extra 1935 43
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card Summer Extra 1935 44
Theodore Annemann The Face Up - Face Down Location using one-way faces and backs Summer Extra 1935 44
Theodore Annemann A New Kink subtle reverse method for one-way back Summer Extra 1935 45
Jack Vosburgh A Principle in Disguise one-way deck throw-off, see credit correction on page 49Related to Summer Extra 1935 45
Unknown One-Way Deck Throw-Off half the deck turned over Summer Extra 1935 45
Theodore Annemann From Out of the Air signaling wireless over radio Summer Extra 1935 45
Theodore Annemann The Handkerchief that Flew two tube-covered glasses, silk travels from one to the other, mirror glass Summer Extra 1935 46
Theodore Annemann A Daffy Discovery pocketed card is revealed through other cards, optional forcing bank Summer Extra 1935 46
Ralph W. Read A New Method of Tabulation tip for question and answer reading act Summer Extra 1935 46
Theodore Annemann The Unknown Subject apparently random name in phone book divined, person phoned names cards which are divined Summer Extra 1935 47
Theodore Annemann Par-Optic Vision cards pocketed by spectator are divined one by one, see page 99 for improvement by Annemann, see page 164 for comment by William Larsen Summer Extra 1935 48
Theodore Annemann July 1935 on Jack Vosburgh, Arthur Felsman, Harry Blackstone, John Mulholland, Dave Alliston, Pablo, U. F. Grant, Frank Lane 10 49
Theodore Annemann Twentieth Century Cards selection is hole-punched and appears between 2 other punched and threaded cards, see page 99 for improvement by R.M. Jamison 10 50
James G. Thompson Jr. "Surprise!!" deck appears from tambourine, solutionInspired by 10 51
Henry E. Dixie The Henry E. Dixie Cigarette Vanish pull, see also page 162 10 51
Theodore Annemann Extra-Sensory Perception design duplication with stacked picture cards, see page 99 for improvement by AnnemannRelated to 10 52
Theodore Annemann Publicity Stunt any information is revealed by partner on other end of phone 11 53
Theodore Annemann August 1935 on Will Irwing, Elmer, Robert Gysel, Lloyd Jones, Fred Rothenberg, Ed Wolff 11 53
Orville Wayne Meyer A Cigarette Rolled by Proxy cigarette rolled by tongue 11 54
El Ray The Fan Location crimp below fan 11 54
Theodore Annemann A Trick with the Fan Location card selected from face-up deck is found face-down 11 55
Theodore Annemann A Card to be Thought About three way out, OOSOOM typeRelated to 11 55
Fred DeMuth A Divination with Matches number of remaining matches divined, see page 99 for improvement by Herbert R. HoodAlso published here 11 55
Theodore Annemann The Card Unharmed business card in envelope is cut but unharmed, see page 172 for improvement by Monty Crowe 11 56
Theodore Annemann September 1935 on Vincent Dalban, Gordon Peck 12 57
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from 25 cards 12 58
Theodore Annemann Proposition Bet "Thoughts in General", two named values together 12 58
Theodore Annemann Proposition Bet 2 "Thoughts in General" 12 58
Robert Thrasher Seven Keys to Baldpate - Alternate Method "Thoughts in General" 12 58
Max Holden Shrinking Dollar Bill "Thoughts in General", from Linking Ring May 1935 12 58
Theodore Annemann Water to Light Bulb "Thoughts in General" 12 58
Theodore Annemann Water in Hat Stunt "Thoughts in General", Foo Can, gag 12 58
Carl Hertz Tip on Vanishing Bird Cage "Thoughts in General" 12 58
Herbert Brooks Tip for Named Card From the Pockets "Thoughts in General" 12 58
Theodore Annemann Loading Small Article in Spectator's Pocket "Thoughts in General", during card trick 12 59
Theodore Annemann The Solitaire King winning canfield solitaire with Eight Kings stackRelated to 12 59
Theodore Annemann Four Aces on the Stage with four spectators on stage, three extra aces, short deck 12 60
Theodore Annemann Wanted - A Card Routine Without Cards! invisible deck presentation for any named card to pocket, no method 12 60
Robert Heller Bird Cage Tip 13 61
Calvert Cole Cigarette Vanish 13 61
Theodore Annemann October 1935 on repetition, Carl Hertz, Robert Heller, Max Holden, Calvert Cole, U. F. Grant 13 61
Andrew Brennan Growing Coin idea of shrinking bill from Linking Ring May 1935 13 62
Ottokar Fischer An Original Tie for Loads 13 62
Theodore Annemann Higher Magic! throwing stamp on ceiling, with prediction applicationRelated to 13 62
Theodore Annemann Open Letter to Burling Hull on Hull's publication Stage MagicRelated to 13 62
Unknown The Super Slates method for appearing message 13 63
Arthur Johnson Cards and a Newspaper ace cutting method used for newspaper prediction 13 63
Otis Manning Aces of Eight!! eight aces used, brought from behind the back as wishedRelated to 13 64
Theodore Annemann Cigarette through Glass bit for penetration frame 14 65
Theodore Annemann November 1935 on Burling Hull, Phil Smith, Howard Albright and the mechanical Gileegaloo Bird that finds a card, Mr. Rouclere 14 65
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight!! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of windowRelated toAlso published here 14 66
Bob Hummer Clubs/Spades Gaff used to make a card vanish 14 66
Ottokar Fischer Coin, En Route! several coins travel at once 14 66
Ottokar Fischer Sticky Coins coins sticking together for silent handling 14 66
Unknown Business Cards of various artists, Sid Lorraine, Lu Brent, Morris Loewy, Le Paul, Arthur Lloyd, Phil Dallee, Paul Rosini and more 14 67
Burling Hull To Annemann Related to 14 68
Theodore Annemann Response to Burling Hull's Letter Related to 14 68
Theodore Annemann A Cute and Quick Location value of another card is used to count down to selection 14 69
Fred DeMuth Metal Versus Fabric one of two coins penetrates handkerchief, expansing of texture 14 69
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in the Air medium divines card and object in room, code via cards 14 70
Theodore Annemann December 1935 on Otis Manning,Gene Gordon, Andrew Brennan doing a trick with a business card, Burling Hull, exposure 15 71
Theodore Annemann An Original Faked Envelope with a Publicity Angle three compartments, election prediction application 15 72
Unknown Newspaper Clippings and Business Cards Dr. Peck, Russell Swann, Sid Lorraines and more 15 73
George C. Hanneman A Different Card Spelling selection made, when suit and values are spelled, cards with same suit and value show up 15 75
Ottokar Fischer An Original Ball-Dropper 15 75
Harris Solomon Diabolical Influence multiple prediction of cards and a number on face of playing card, stacked 15 76
Theodore Annemann January 1936 on Sam Margolies, Cardini, John Mullholand, Julian Proskauer, Eugene Homer, Percy Abbott, Doctor Wilson, Burling Hull 16 77
Lu Brent A Visible Cigarette Vanisher pull 16 78
Doc Mifflin Again a Prediction word chosen with deck of cards 16 78
Royal Vale Heath The Lucky Number Magic Square 3x3 16 79
Otis Manning Brrr!! (meaning 'very cold'), coin transforms into fake ice cream cone 16 79
Dr. Jacob Daley, Theodore Annemann The Acme Thought Card Pass with envelopes 16 80
Theodore Annemann Editor Speaking on Frank Lane, Max Holden, Harlan Tarbell, exposure, Jacob Steisel, Al Baker Winter Extra 1935/36 82
James G. Thompson Jr. Impromptu Vision reading writing on paper card covered with handkerchiefRelated to Winter Extra 1935/36 83
Bob Hummer The Puzzling Speller progressive set-up, dealing placementRelated toAlso published here Winter Extra 1935/36 83
Theodore Annemann The Undercover Mystery 2-card location with card through tray on floorAlso published here Winter Extra 1935/36 83
Unknown Air Pressure Turnover Winter Extra 1935/36 84
Lu Brent Tobacco Magic loose tobacco vanishes from hand, is reproduce with other hand Winter Extra 1935/36 84
Lu Brent The Classical Cigarette tobacco and cigarette paper penetrate handkerchief and transform into cigarette, thumb tip Winter Extra 1935/36 84
Lu Brent Simplex Torn Card and Balloon Winter Extra 1935/36 85
Jacob Steisal The Itinerant Dollar bill to anything multiple times, erasing last digit Winter Extra 1935/36 85
Audley Walsh The 32 Card Mystery Also published here Winter Extra 1935/36 86
Robert Parrish The Psychic Knows three cards divined by medium, stacked deck Winter Extra 1935/36 86
Jack Vosburgh Money in the Pocket marked coin vanishes in trouser fold and reappears in pocket, repeatRelated to Winter Extra 1935/36 87
Jean Hugard The 20th Century Slate Test flap handling Winter Extra 1935/36 87
Theodore Annemann, John Northern Hilliard More Higher Magic match is tossed to ceiling and hangs there on headRelated to Winter Extra 1935/36 87
Dr. Jacob Daley The Ultra Slate Message Variations Winter Extra 1935/36 88
Harry J. Smith Automatic Seconds card(s) at any number(s) using second deal from card case with slitVariations Winter Extra 1935/36 88
Vincent Dalban "How Did He Know?" puzzle Winter Extra 1935/36 89
Eddie Clever, Theodore Annemann A Test of Power spectator doesn't find performer's card in ten chances, performer finds spectator's card, billetInspired byRelated to Winter Extra 1935/36 89
Eddie Clever A Ring in Transit from one hand to other, no pull Winter Extra 1935/36 90
Clement de Lion Die Force Improvement one of four cards with rolling of die, see 202 Method of Forcing for original 17 91
Theodore Annemann Psychic Writing Variation appearing writing on paper card answers questionRelated to 17 91
Theodore Annemann February 1936 on Dave Allison, Russ Walsh, U. F. Grant, Percy Abbott, The Linx, Dr. Van Deusen 17 91
Robert Parrish Deck Vanish in Tambourine solutionInspired by 17 92
Ben Badley Fanning Powder tip 17 92
Theodore Annemann Cigarettes in the Dark brand of cigarettes are named blindfolded 17 92
Stewart Judah The Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedure, see page 172 for correctionRelated toVariationsAlso published here 17 92
Unknown Business Cards of various artists, Ross Bertram, Orville Meyer, Zancig and more 17 93
Burling Hull To Our Associated Dealers 17 94
Otis Manning Finger Exercise! thimbles jump around on fingersAlso published here 17 95
Alvin C. Thompson A Novel Glass Thru Hat 17 95
Julian J. Proskauer The Origion and History of the Torn Deck Trick "origin", deck is sawn or torn in half, two half card selected, they match and are previous selection 17 96
Martin Sunshine Candle to Drink 18 97
Theodore Annemann March 1936 on Frank Lane, Bernard Ernst, Al Altman, John Snyder 18 97
Vincent Dalban The Miracle Speller using short card 18 98
Lu Brent The Phantom Cigarette pantomime cigarette 18 98
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Card on Ceiling see page 172 for suggestion by Scotty Lang 18 101
Theodore Annemann Tubes for Glasses tip 18 101
Theodore Annemann Lipreading tip 18 101
Theodore Annemann Brema Nut Trick tip 18 101
Theodore Annemann Blindfolded Cigarette Divination 18 101
Theodore Annemann Named Card to Pocket Jukebox Principle 18 101
Tom Sellers Death Flight! blank cards with names, card with dead name travels to another pile, envelopes, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew Brennan 18 102
Theodore Annemann Living Dead Test Idea with flash paper 19 103
Theodore Annemann Edge Code hidden message on edge of deck as cue sheet 19 103
Theodore Annemann April 1936 on L. J. Jenkins, Mystic Craig, Burling Hull, Frank Lane, Herman Hansen 19 103
Theodore Annemann Edge-Marked Locator 19 104
Charles Nagle The Addition of the Age quick addition stunt 19 104
Theodore Annemann, Frank Lane Letters 19 105
Unknown Business cards of various artists, Lloyd E. Jones, Gerald Kosky, Fred Keating, Eddie Clever, T. Nelson Downs and more 19 106
John Scarne The Scarney Thought Card spelled "John Scarney"Related to 19 107
Paul Curry Another Stop! spectator stops while riffling, performer knows card, short card and set-up, for credit details referenceInspired by 19 107
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker A Version of the Al Baker Three Billet Trick three cards that are selected (one thought-of) and written on a billet are divined, stacked deck 19 108
Unknown Shuffling a Stacked Deck short shuffle, credit to Stanyon's Magic 19 108
Dr. Jacob Daley Use for Score Card changes into regular card 20 110
Theodore Annemann May 1936 on Harlan Tarbell, Fred Keating, Theodore Arnold, Frank Lane, Dr. Jacob Daley, Glenn Gravatt, Max Holden, Burling Hull, Henry Ford 20 110
Theodore Annemann Think It Over! tips on props and performing 20 111
Unknown Newspaper Clippings on Howard Thurston 20 112
Monty Crowe Inflation bill passes through another bill when rolledAlso published here 20 114
Conrad C. Bush Silver or Copper silver or copper coin penetrates handkerchief, expansion of textureRelated to 20 114
Bruce Elliott Changing Tray Substitute magazine 20 115
Theodore Annemann From Beyond the Grave spelling to dead name with blank cards 20 115
Keith Clark March of Time - Finale Trick paper cutting with clock face and time 20 116
Theodore Annemann June 1936 on the death of Henry Walsh Miller, David Embury, Ottis Manning, Lloyd Jones, Harry Dreilinger, Gene Dennis, Tom Worthington 21 118
Theodore Annemann Top Change Tip 21 119
Theodore Annemann Think It Over! tips on props and performing 21 119
Audley Walsh The Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker handRelated toVariationsAlso published here 21 122
Audley Walsh Strip-Out Addition precursor handlingVariations 21 122
Audley Walsh Thumb Count Stacking 21 122
L. Vosburgh Lyons Prophecy Plus colored handkerchief and candle are chosen and predicted, see page 172 for improvement 21 122
Theodore Annemann Triple Coercion color, card and number are named and predicted, only number free choice, nail writer 21 123
Charles Rosenthal Money Mentalism money is put in envelope, medium names denomination, code 21 123
Charles T. Jordan The Spectral Seamstress name of person is magically sewn on handkerchief 21 124
Al Baker Numero! end sum also predicts name of spectator 22 125
Theodore Annemann Candle Interlude 22 126
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Question of Power top card changes into three selections one after the other 22 129
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass brief 22 129
L. Vosburgh Lyons Double Deal Turnover crude 22 130
Audley Walsh The Card Phenomenon banks, automatic placement, see page 172 for improvement by Charles Larsen 22 130
Lu Brent "Here's Your Change---?" coin through knees, changes into small coinsInspired by 22 130
Theodore Annemann Suggested Programs No. One - A Club Act of Magic combining some tricks of the Jinx into a program Summer Extra 1936 133
Lin Searles An Amusing Reversal ambitious card, then chosen card turns over, double backerRelated to Summer Extra 1936 134
Dr. Jacob Daley A Paradox of Pairs Summer Extra 1936 134
Theodore Annemann The Annemann Bell Box spirit bell, electronic Summer Extra 1936 134
Lin Searles The "So Simple" Force portion cut and turned over, then deck secretly turned overRelated toVariations Summer Extra 1936 135
Theodore Annemann Dice and a Book see page 172 for variation by Frederick F. Clark Summer Extra 1936 135
Lu Brent "We Stand Pat" stacked Summer Extra 1936 136
Charles Nagle Governmental Wizardry calculation puzzle Summer Extra 1936 136
Theodore Annemann Trickery! one of five cards is located under fair conditions, duplicates Summer Extra 1936 137
Theodore Annemann On the Wire random person phoned, name divinedRelated toVariations Summer Extra 1936 137
Lyman Allen The Novelty Box Selection forcing a color or cigarette with a box Summer Extra 1936 138
Dr. Jacob Daley, Lawrence "Larry" Grey The "Ad Lib" Spelling two cards spelled toRelated to Summer Extra 1936 138
Bert Reese Bert Reese Secrets Berthold Riess, billet reading information, soft paper Summer Extra 1936 140
Tom Sellers Calendar Conjuring number effects with calendar sheets, see page 172 for improvement by Dr. Jacob DaleyRelated to 23 141
Theodore Annemann Pencil Routine outline, combining puzzles, gags, effects 23 142
Theodore Annemann Suggested Programs No. Two - A Mental Club Act combining some tricks of the Jinx into a program 23 143
Vincent Lynch "What the H___!?" two decks with different backs, ace of spades change places multiple times 23 145
Dr. Jacob Daley Death Divination flashy divination via flash paper 23 146
Unknown The Touch that Tells performer divines number of pocketed cards with value of playing cards 23 146
Stewart James Miraskill Related toVariations 24 147
Stewart James The Candy King Miraskill with candiesVariations 24 151
Herbert Hood A Mental Test Revamped thought-of card divined via center tear, see page 172 for variation by William LarsenInspired by 24 151
Newton Hall The Reticent Queen written name is divined by whispering queen, using P&L Metal Card Box 24 151
Henry Christ Climax! impromptu stooge with reverse fanRelated toVariations 24 152
Theodore Annemann Twenty-first Century Silks 25 153
Dick Madden The Modern Eye-Popper short card used to simplify double lift 25 155
Stewart James Numismatigic coin divination behind back, magnetismRelated to 25 157
Theodore Annemann The Word on the Page using 14-15 card stackVariationsAlso published here 25 157
John Braun, Theodore Annemann Cards in the Cases fair selection is found in second deck, set-up 25 158
Orville Wayne Meyer The Guidance of Fate two decks, two cards match, chosen with handkerchief force 26 159
Orville Wayne Meyer, Jean Hugard, Val Evans Handkerchief Force see credit corrections on page 166 and 198 26 159
Orville Wayne Meyer The Guidance of Fate three chosen number, total predicted on slate 26 159
Theodore Annemann The Problem of the Ice Cube corner of card is torn off and vanished, reappears in an ice cube 26 161
Eddie Clever Only an Image some card names written down, one of them selected, blank card first becomes wrong card (re. Elmsley gag), then right card, see page 166 for credit correction 26 163
R. M. Jamison Here or There? named card is hole punched, second card has two holes, they transpose 26 163
Theodore Annemann Notaria chosen card and diagram are divined/duplicated, forcing deck, center tearRelated to 27 165
Theodore Annemann A Simplified Five Card Problem Variation combining "A Simplified Five Card Problem" (Genii November 1936) with card silk 27 166
Theodore Annemann Center Tear 27 167
Sigmund Krumgold Color Blindness color of writing on slate changes 27 167
Jean Hugard Follow Me key cards 27 168
Theodore Annemann, Charles Peet A Mentalist with Money marked bill is divined among others and its number as well 27 168
Theodore Annemann A Story of Crime aces trap selection in deck, story presentationVariationsAlso published here 28 169
Dr. Jacob Daley Card Silk Appearance silk with card printed on it appears from card 28 170
Dr. Jacob Daley Handkerchief Ball Pull 28 170
Orville Wayne Meyer How to hold a Rabbit 28 172
Theodore Annemann The Jinx "Zipper" Cocktail recipe for cocktail 28 173
Theodore Annemann, Hugh Mackay The Secret Order of the Aces blindfolded assistant duplicates things done with aces 28 173
Russell Prunier The Mutilated Card card is "magically" restored with adhesive tapeRelated to 28 174
Unknown Messages in Eggs weird method for getting message in egg Winter Extra 1936/37 176
Theodore Annemann Two Cheating Mysteries two-way-force deck
- fair stop and count-down trick with two selections
- one-handed location in hat
Winter Extra 1936/37 176
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effectsRelated toVariations Winter Extra 1936/37 177
L. Vosburgh Lyons The Impromptu Passing one thought-of card, envelopes Winter Extra 1936/37 179
Unknown Snap False Count cards over-counted from top of deck Winter Extra 1936/37 179
Unknown The Rhummy Master winning at rummy Winter Extra 1936/37 180
Tom Bowyer The Restless Dozen twelve cards counted in strange way, then every second card is turned over, then half the cards together Winter Extra 1936/37 180
Unknown Half Pass brief Winter Extra 1936/37 181
Theodore Annemann The Double Ad Test ads selected by spectator, performer divines them Winter Extra 1936/37 181
Jess E. Mills The Super Eye Popper ambitious type routine with duplicate (king of clubs with one spade pip) Winter Extra 1936/37 181
Stuart P. Cramer Les Cartes par Hasard card thought of from the middle while riffled, multiple out after dealing into four pilesInspired by Winter Extra 1936/37 182
Dr. Jacob Daley The New Addition Slate Presentation Winter Extra 1936/37 182
Unknown Card on the Wing card vanishes from deck and appears somewhere else, double ender Winter Extra 1936/37 183
Theodore Annemann The Psychic Toothpick toothpick moves on its ownAlso published here Winter Extra 1936/37 183
Theodore Annemann Parallel Thoughts one of four freely take cards is selected, medium finds out which one Winter Extra 1936/37 183
Audley Walsh The Lovers' Knot flourish knot, two silks together Winter Extra 1936/37 184
James T. Deacy Just an Echo method to double write secretly on a prediction in envelope, confabulationRelated to 29 185
Theodore Annemann (reviewer) Jarrett by Guy Jarrett 29 186
Orville Wayne Meyer The New "Miracle" Effect five cards selected, mixed with twenty more cards, then located 29 188
Robert Parrish Duo Telepathy coding with thumb/nail writer on chalk 29 188
Sidney Margulies One in Fifty-Two working range down to 6-7 possible cards, then fishing 29 189
Theodore Annemann The Walk Around Discovery cards distributed on floor and selection locatedAlso published here 29 190
Newton Hall Controlled Luck fifty-two numbered cardboards & cards are shuffled and read one by one until performer tells to stop, card and number combination is predicted 30 191
Theodore Annemann Suggested Programs No. Three - A Magical Club Routine combining some tricks out of the Jinx into a program 30 194
Oscar H. Paulson Card Passe-Passe cards travel from performer's hand to spectator's pile, then into his pocket 30 195
Unknown Fan Steal Vanish manipulator style 30 195
Henry Christ Spell Me! thought-of card, progressive set-upRelated toVariations 30 195
Audley Walsh Your Fortune, Miss! method to read billet with deck of cards as cover 30 196
Dr. Gordon C. Peck (reviewer) Modern Magic Programs No. 1 by John Mulholland 30 196
Raymond M. Staples (reviewer) Modern Magic Programs No. 2 by Harry Opel 30 196
Theodore Annemann (reviewer) Modern Magic Programs No. 3 by Glen Pope 30 196
Bertram Adams The Krazy Kode word from text selected with role of dice, use of progressive anagramsVariationsAlso published here 31 200
Edward Reese Tattle Tale Card number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number 31 201
Theodore Annemann Wired Thought any person is phoned and asked to name a card, predicted by performer, indexRelated to 31 201
Dr. Jacob Daley (reviewer) Modern Magic Programs No. 4 by Nate Leipzig 31 201
Theodore Annemann Restless Cards two rubber banded piles with different backs, selections transpose, see also page 210 for comment 31 202
Norman Ashworth Before your Eyes message on slate becomes name of selection when wiping over it, idea by Charles Nyquist on page 270Related toVariations 32 203
Theodore Annemann Composite Routine spectator remembers card and its position, performer places card in pocket, turns out to be selections, three phases with different methods 32 206
Theodore Annemann (reviewer) Modern Magic Programs No. 5 by Charles Blake 32 206
Theodore Annemann Between the Lines book test, using deck of cards in Si Stebbins order for word selectionVariationsAlso published here 32 207
Arthur Monroe Voodoo hole coin on string is put in box and hidden, light turned out, in glowing light performer is seen to have box again and coin drops off cord, combined with card divination on blank cardRelated to 32 208
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effectRelated toVariations 33 209
Eddie Clever The Jaipur Jinnee method for forcing a page, mechanical way of changing position of ribbon between pages 33 211
Joseph H. Fries The Mystic Necktie 33 213
Charles T. Jordan Dates borrowed coins in hat, performer announces year and finds coin by touch, repeated, one ahead 33 213
Anthony Ross Card Silk Routine corner torn off selection, becomes blank, white silk has card on it, printed corner still fits Summer Extra 1937 216
Unknown Duplicate Corner tearing corner off two cards simultaneously to get duplicate corner Summer Extra 1937 216
Theodore Annemann, Percy Naldrett The Phantom Artist celebrity chosen, large paper sheet is folded and cut, silhouette of chosen person is seen Summer Extra 1937 217
Lorne de Blois Hank the Hermit marked silk travels to pocket twice Summer Extra 1937 218
Unknown The Spirit Bracelet hands of performer and spectator tied with string between them, wooden ring penetrates in three phases Summer Extra 1937 220
Harris Solomon Operator Calling ringing of phone divines (forced) selection Summer Extra 1937 220
Arthur de Mello G-Men story trick with two blue and five red cards, thieves sheep Summer Extra 1937 220
Byron Churchill Plate and Silk silk(s) vanish and reappear underneath ungaffed plate Summer Extra 1937 222
Theodore Annemann Pocketbook Card card to ungaffed banded wallet, duplicate with subtle markAlso published here Summer Extra 1937 224
Theodore Annemann The Oss of Lhasa word predicted, card stack used for force Summer Extra 1937 224
Edward Reese Banana Bill bill to banana Summer Extra 1937 225
Charles T. Jordan Four-in-One Silks four silks are produced from one silk Summer Extra 1937 226
Hen Fetsch Lock and Key method for Keys to Baldpate 34 227
Theodore Annemann Suggested Routines No. Four - A No Card Mystery Act combining some tricks of the Jinx into a program 34 230
Orville Wayne Meyer Uniflight from one half to other half, using gaffed card with two glued together on one end 34 231
Robert Gysel The Gysel Slate handling for flap slate with hook 34 231
Stuart Robson Feel!! coin found among other by touch, tape 34 232
Stuart Robson The Card Angler card attaches itself on end of ribbon in hat 35 233
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 1 of ongoing series 35 235
Stewart James The Folk Test two names selected from list are predictedRelated to 35 236
Theodore Annemann Mind or Muscle two cards located in spread, third card named, stacked deck and forcing deck 35 237
Al Baker Pocket Gesture Deck Switch 35 237
Val Evans, Franz Christensen An Invitation to Lunch...with Beer picture cards are spelled out with story, always beer shows up, handling of Christensen's "Spell Hound" (Nov. 1936 Genii) 35 238
Geoff Sandersons Security! bill into ring box in wool that's sealed in a glass 36 239
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 2, discussing props, servante, misdirection 36 241
Eddie Clever Out of the Ether medium in other room divines things 36 242
Theodore Annemann, Michael F. Zens Call Your Hand ten card set-up, see credit claim by Val Evans on page 259Variations