66 entries in Mental Magic / Effects / Psychokinesis
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Henri Decremps Cadrans Sympathiques two dials with letters, needle is placed on one letter and needle moves by its own on other dial Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 150
Edward Saint Influencing a Scale one of the pans depressesRelated to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 14) 60
Ormond McGill Levitation with a Chair moving a chair, then with spectator sitting on chair Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 13
Gene Nielsen Mind Blower pill in capsule floats up The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 21) 102
Tieneblas Mystery of the Feathered Serpent feather moves in bottle The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 73) 363
Tieneblas Telekin-E-Meter stick with ESP symbols rises in hand and stops at chosen symbol The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 88) 438
Ricki Dunn The Power! moving needle from a compass The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 103) 511
Tom Fitzgerald 16c Mental X-per-a-ment three coins in a cup, turned over and only one drops out, repeated The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 134) 668
Ronnie Gann Tele-kin-'easy' chosen ESP card falls over, selection with second set in envelopes The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 136) 677
Stephen Minch PK Plant galvanometer in leaves of plant buzzes when certain actions are done to plant by spectators Mind & Matter 15
Stephen Minch Some Preliminary Remarks and Opinions of the Performing of Psychokinetic Effects in Particular and Mentalism in General also on disclaimers Mind & Matter 9
Stephen Minch Pipe-Plex heavy iron pipe rolls back and forth, plate lifter Mind & Matter 17
Stephen Minch Powers that Shatter glass drop shatters at will, Devil's Tears Mind & Matter 22
Stephen Minch Confusing the Compass needle of compass dances, knee magnet attached after searching of performer Mind & Matter 26
Stephen Minch Psychic Sculpting lump of initialed clay or dough changes shape in box Mind & Matter 19
Stephen Minch Nutty-Kinesis inside of chosen walnut is shredded with mind power, verified after opening Mind & Matter 23
Stephen Minch "We Interrupt this Program" running radio is made to malfunction with mind power Mind & Matter 27
Stephen Minch Burning Thoughts magazine chosen, page number chosen from bag with numbered discs, chosen page is burned Mind & Matter 29
Stephen Minch Jumping Jehosephats Jehoshaphats, borrowed small object place in box by spectator, tapping heard from inside box, rapping can be controlled and answer questions, gaffed table Mind & Matter 32
Stephen Minch Nervous Matches small items on table move, invisible thread Mind & Matter 35
Stephen Minch St. Vitas' Table and Pendulum pendulum inside glass bottle starts to swing Mind & Matter 37
Stephen Minch Poltergeisties! rocking chair starts to rock, pictures on walls tilt, objects move on shelves, books fall over, plates tip, MO wire Mind & Matter 39
Stephen Minch Television Telekinesis television picture wiggles and splits with mind power Mind & Matter 41
Stephen Minch Turn of the Century Tiltings and Tappings balsa wood tear shape under glass dome starts rocking, then screwdriver moves under the jar Mind & Matter 43
Stephen Minch Wilting Coinage bending borrowed coin visibly Mind & Matter 47
Stephen Minch In the Name of Historical Curiosity introduction to PK effect from sphinx Mind & Matter 53
Newman the Hypnotist Telekinesis construction spins under glass cylinder, physicsAlso published here
  • "Telekinesis" (Sphinx, April 1923, Vol. 22 No. 2)
Mind & Matter 53
Philip T. Goldstein Chaos gathered metal objects put in a handkerchief and react on their own, some of them are bent The Blue Book of Mentalism 27
David Kaput Mental Mood mood ring placed in box changes color The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 156) 778
Stephen Minch Mind-Link! object in box makes rapping sound, microphone used The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 162) 807
Jack Bridwell Psychokinesis! magic tricks in mentalism context, psychokinesis
- golf ball moves on table
- pendulum in bottle
- U. F. Grant's Light and Heavy Glass
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 159) 793
Burling Hull Ball of Paper Held by Spectator Bursts into Flame chemical The Amazing World of Mentalism 32
Unknown Psychic Power ball of foil in glass bottle moves, thread Close-up Cavalcade Finale 67
Al Mann Merlin's Magic Marionettes puppet starts to move (wiggle, move head and hands) on performer's commandRelated to Psycho-Mentisis 17
Karl Fulves Super Psychic Feats "Controlled Sound", performer honks any car honk from a distance, stunt Interlocutor (Issue 15) 55
Ted Karmilovich Karmilovich Phenomenon moving objects on table, odd thread set-up The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 216) 1078
George Kemp, Nita Kemp PK: By the Numbers bill in glass moves, then with aid of spectator part of serial number is divined The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 213) 1061
Unknown, Henry Slade Psychic Compass No. 23, compass needle moves, magnet in shoe under table Self-Working Mental Magic 35
Unknown Fire Power No. 24, compass needle moves, iron in staple in matchbook influences needle Self-Working Mental Magic 36
Kate Shiels Psyche's Revenge medium breaks leg of a table with mind / energy The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 227) 1131
Nathan Stark Mind Press piece of matchbook is balanced on a pin and covered with a glas, starts turning The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 241) 1201
Dick Zimmerman The October Man four numbers are written on a pad and added, total appears on calculator held in plastic bag The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 248) 1237
Unknown The Shattering Chalice glass shatters in bag, two methodsRelated to The Shattered Chalice 6
Unknown Devil's Tears Rubert's Drops, no method The Shattered Chalice 6
Richard Himber The Iron Duchess filled wine glass explodes in hand The Shattered Chalice 8
Al Mann The Ghost Bullet gimmick for shattering glasses or light bulps The Shattered Chalice 9
Ted Lesley The Glass Key keys put in glass, glass explodes keys are bent The Shattered Chalice 10
Al Mann The Falling Block block of wood falls, discussion on different methodsRelated to
  • Ed Mellon's MentalWise, Vol. II #12 and Vol. III #1, and George Arrowsmith's idea with playing cards "Arrowsmith's Assorted Myseries", Tom Fitzgerald's "A Block from the Wall of Jericho" in Sam Dalal'
The Shattered Chalice 11
Mike Caveney Bent Spoons two spoons, one held wrapped in a napkin, the other one visibly Magicomedy 63
Unknown The Mind Dowser No. 44, paper balanced on the edge of a coin moves when pen comes close Self-Working Table Magic 54
Unknown The Psychic Motor No. 46, piece of paper on a pin sticks in a cork, starts to turn by itself Self-Working Table Magic 56
Max Abrams Poltergeist blob of glass on a coaster is covered by a glass and suddenly explodes, prince Rupert's drop The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 291) 1451
Carl Herron It's Moving!! nut turns off bolt in spectator's hands The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 292) 1459
Gordon Hoener 64-Cent Solution moving objects The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 294) 1468
Al Mann The Shattered Chalice No. 12, glass with water and flowers suddenly shattersRelated to 101 Psychic Tests 5
James M. Boyd Wrap Up Well lock unlocks in a bag Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 22) 429
Richard Bartram, Jr. "This Ain't Psychokinesis!!" "UP" elevator button always turn over in performer's hand Close-Up of the Damned 19
Thomas Alan Waters Increditable two routines with credit cards
- Creditouch (by sense of touch, number of card is divined)
- Creditell (four credit cards put in envelopes and allocated correctly)
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mystyx) 707
Richard Bartram, Jr. This Ain't Psychokinesis, Either! coin under glass moves and spins Close-Up of the Damned 21
Patrick Page The Moving Object object moves on table The Pull Book 41
Martin Gardner Hydrick's Bill Trick "four psychic tricks" No. 1
bill spins on needle under inverted glass tank, also spinning pencil on table
Rigmarole (Issue 3) 30
Karl Fulves Remote Control "four psychic tricks" No. 2
remote control for television locked in transparent box, channel still changes
Rigmarole (Issue 3) 30
Karl Fulves Water Fall "four psychic tricks" No. 4
water glass on slate, water spills over when no one is looking, secret squirting lighter
Rigmarole (Issue 3) 31
Karl Fulves Squirting Lighter using it empty to blow air to animate things Rigmarole (Issue 3) 31
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann Jahrmarkt der Gedanken five different colored helium balloons on a rope, one color is selected and that ballon frees itself from rope Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 10
Joaquín Navajas Telequinesp chalk on hand starts to move and draws chosen symbol Monedas Personales Y Más 100