Written by Eric C. Lewis

Work of Martin Lewis

155 pages (Hardcover), published by Mike Caveney's Magic Words
Illustrated with drawings by Eric C. Lewis.
Language: English

(47 entries)

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Harry Anderson Martin and Lewis: Together Again 7
Martin Lewis Introduction 9
Eric C. Lewis About Martin 11
Eric C. Lewis Acknowledgement About crediting in the book 14
Martin Lewis Point of Arrival Two signed cards travel to join ten cards previously wrapped in handkerchief 17
Martin Lewis For Faster Service, Please Take a Number Multiple selection routine with four cards - spectators insert number tags into deck to find their selectionsInspired by 20
Frank Kelly Kelly Bottom Placement 20
Martin Lewis Amazing Mind Control Impromptu simple version to divine three cards using One Ahead 23
Martin Lewis The Information Cards Free selection is predicted with two cards (value and suit) 25
Martin Lewis Any Number Can Play Spectator calls out any number of hands, performer deals out and gets winning hand (2 to 8 hands range) 27
Martin Lewis The Double-Cross Illusion Spectator names any number, magician counts down and has sticker placed on the card, reveals prediction to match card with sticker 28
Martin Lewis After Tenkai Four Jokers and one King changes into four Kings and one JokerInspired by
  • (Tenkai, Genii, July 1965)
Larry Jennings All Alike Count Basically a Flushtration Count 31
Martin Lewis A Falsified Spread Shuffle Two halves spread on table and pushed together, but deck retains orderVariations 33
Martin Lewis The Spelling Collins' Aces Variations 36
Martin Lewis The Stampede Second Random card is chosen and placed aside as prediction. A stamp is placed on the top of another deck. As cards are dealt, stamp stays in place (second deal), until stamp suddenly sticks to one card. Both cards match. 45
Martin Lewis Snowbird Three blank cards print to match randomly chosen card, then all change into a four of a kind 49
Martin Lewis My Great-Great Grandfather's Card Trick Signed card travels to deck locked in antique wooden case 52
Martin Lewis Bill in Card Bill vanishes, appears sealed inside playing card 55
Martin Lewis Almost a Color Change Color change stopped halfway to show half-changed card, before changing the whole card 57
Martin Lewis The Kings Cut Out Figure of King of Diamonds disappears, leaving a card with a hole. King appears stuck on Queen of Diamonds 59
Martin Lewis The Big Switch Jumbo card changes when large switch on the back is used (comedy type effect) 61
Martin Lewis The Impossible Miniature Card Rise Two cards rise, mini deck used, sealed by inverted glass on tray 62
Martin Lewis Cardiographic Variations 67
Martin Lewis Specdeck Markings on back of card appear when special spectacles are worn 71
Martin Lewis Queenie: The Amazing Dancing Girl 77
Martin Lewis The Card Player's Nightmare Packet of five Aces of Spades change backs to 5 different backsAlso published here 82
Martin Lewis Wrong Again Watson! A Mystery from Old London 84
Martin Lewis Rabbit Test Rabbits appear on blank cards 90
Francis Carlyle Business Card Move Paddle move with cards 92
Martin Lewis Sidewalk Shuffle Jumbo 3 card monte routine, using blank cards and Ace of DiamondsVariations 95
Larry Jennings "All Alike" Move with Jumbo Cards 96
Martin Lewis The Very Odd Card Various transformations with packet of cards, end with "odd" card with messed up pipsInspired by 101
Martin Lewis Martin's Computer Cards Nine special "computer" cards used as lie detector and divines identity of cardVariations 105
Martin Lewis James First Four coins through table 113
Martin Lewis Flying Eagles - A Variation Coins from hand to hand (two in each hand) 117
Martin Lewis Coin Assembly Four coins assemble under a card 119
Martin Lewis Going Home Three coins vanish one by one, reappear in purse 121
Martin Lewis There and Back Three coins vanished and reproduced 123
Martin Lewis Texas Money Silver dollar and penny change places (using handkerchief), before growing into jumbo coins 128
Martin Lewis Dice Propagation Chop Cup routine with dice, dice change color, produce large dice, final load is lots of small dice 133
Martin Lewis Martin's Morton's Miracle Transposition between salt and pepper held in spectator / performer's hands 137
Martin Lewis The Inscrutable Sticks Chinese sticks that end with the sticks being dismantled and ending clean 140
Martin Lewis Technicolor Prediction Prediction effect with three colored envelopesVariations 143
Martin Lewis Magigami Coin vanishes, appears in folded origami "water bomb" 145
Martin Lewis Fired! Match can be relit a few times 148
Martin Lewis Martin's Improved Lie Detector Instructions for electronic lie detector apparatus 151