97 entries in Newspaper / Newspaper Test
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Tom Sellers An Advertisement Trick spectator cuts ad out of newspaper, it is divinedRelated to Sellers' Secrets 13
Theodore Annemann Help Wanted in the Dark ads are cut from newspaper and sealed in envelopes, light is out and content of two ads is revealed SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 4
Stuart Robson The Twentieth Chentury Newspaper Test The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 4) 16
Theodore Annemann Two Mindreading Publicity Effects center tear presentation as newspaper test or living/dead testRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 6) 24
Arthur Johnson Cards and a Newspaper ace cutting method used for newspaper prediction The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 13) 63
Dr. Edward G. Ervin New Version Want Ad Test ads cut out of newspaper and put in envelope, one chosen, content divined The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 28
E. D. Wolff Astral Ad ads cut out of newspaper put in envelope, one chosen and word in it chosen, divined The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 509
H. C. Mole Mixed Mystery letter cards chosen, word selected from newspaper with number addition, letter cards arrange magically in chosen word The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 665
Al Baker The Saturday Post Feat using memory The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 227
Theodore Annemann Headline Hunter magician's choice strategy The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 151) 883
C. L. Boarde Hot News! The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 361
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley The Crystal Ball spectator sees selected word fro a newspaper clipping in a crystal ball, change bag Gems of Mental Magic 59
Vern Schoneck Ad-O-Matic playing card is moved over ad section in newspaper, force, prediction The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 144) 579
Bob Somerfeld Paper code Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 12
Harold Braunhut Ad-Venture an ad from newspaper is chose, content divined and written on slate Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 170
George Schindler Newspaper Test carbon paper in newspaper The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 757
Fred Peterson Puzzle of the Pages word isa selected with the aid of a business card, that has a hole punched through to read one word, card is moved on page and stoppedVariations The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 221) 882
Fred Peterson Pins forcing word on newspaper, pushing a pin throughRelated to The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 222) 888
Dr. Stanley Jaks Jaks' Subtlest Secret word is encircled on clipboardRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 223) 890
Bob Somerfeld Whose Hue prediction of two wordsInspired byRelated to The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 225) 900
Milbourne Christopher Pinpointed Image pin in sheet of newspaper, performer divines word One Man Mental Magic 4
Jack Yates Clip Line newspaper clipping, some lines from top and bottom are cut away and the cross total of the remaining lines leads to a line which is divinedRelated to Minds in Close-Up 7
Jack Yates Astral Headline medium divines words from newspaper Minds in Duplicate 24
The Amazing Maurice Newspaper Ad Test five ads are cut from a newspaper and put on a board, one is selected and divined by performer Still More Miracles in Mentalism 23
Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jaks geistreichstes Geheimnis word is encircled on clipboard and divinedAlso published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 59
David Hoy Our Correspondent in...! folder with several headlines, mentalist divines selected one The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 15
David Hoy Plastic Folder Force spectator rips out a piece of paper from a folder, which holds a collection of newspaper headlines The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 15
John Hudak Printer's Demon phoned medium reveals content on a page on freely selected newspaper, see p. 874 for credit informationRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 77
W. G. Prunty Simple Newspaper Test Newspaper Magic 83
Ian Mikby Algol's Ad ad selected from newspaper is predicted, cutting strip of newspaper when spectator says stop The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 5) 247
Edmund Rowland News Test newspaper folded and edges cut off, number counted to, Koran's binary newspaperRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 10) 440
Joe White Classified Ad Prediction Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 60
Paul Siegel Dart Delirium word from a newspaper is selected by throwing a a dart, word appears on slate Doorway to Delusion 32
Tom Sellers Want Ad Test apparently contents of newspaper ads memorized (Stanley Jaks presentation), see also p. 565Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7) 520
Bill Logan More News newspaper folded and edges cut off, number counted to, Koran's binary newspaper
- The Folding Force
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 525
Robert Schwarz 'X' Marks the Spot prediction of a word chosen in newspaper, marked with an x behind back The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 96) 478
Richard Lyn Stock Answer stock prediction from newspaper, spectator encircles any part of page with eyes closed The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 128) 638
Alan Shaxon Climax Newspaper Test prediction, clever way to force a piece of a torn newspaper Practical Sorcery 40
Danton Century 21 Prediction headline prediction, Koran's binary predictionRelated to The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 159) 791
Burling Hull All-Fair Want Ad Test ads cut out by spectators and put in glass bowl, one selected, word on it chosen and divined, specially printed ad page with force words The Amazing World of Mentalism 15
Burling Hull Miracle Newspaper Test spectator makes circle on newspaper The Amazing World of Mentalism 41
Al Mann The Underlined Thought line from newspaper is underlined and divined, two methods The Photon Shield 9
Al Mann The Word in the Circle word on newspaper is encircled and performer removes same paper, with same word marked from his wallet, carbon paper The Photon Shield 10
Neil Poliakoff Fire the Boss! adds from newspaper are torn and sealed in envelopes one is selected and content divined The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 184) 917
Cicardi Mind Snap variation of Koran's binary newspaper The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 218) 1087
Karl Fulves, Alvin Stine To The Dogs newspaper test over phone by Alvin Stine with a special issue of NY Times Interlocutor (Issue 40) 160
Unknown The Want Ad Test No. 33, paper strip cut where spectator wants to, ad at place where it is cut is predicted Self-Working Mental Magic 53
Karl Fulves Stop Press No. 34, newspaper test over phone Self-Working Mental Magic 54
Karl Fulves Names in the News No. 62, two spectators chose picture in newspaper and person therein, both predicted Self-Working Mental Magic 104
Barrie Richardson Tri-Psi three slips in signed and sealed envelope The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 284) 1418
Don Camp Word Games piece of newspaper page is torn and word selected, divination by performer The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 287) 1433
Barrie Richardson, Eric Mason Newspaper Mind Reading one word written upside down Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 7) 1066
Al Mann The Chain of Thought from three pieces of newspaper, performer divines three words Six Columns 14
Al Mann The Want Ad Mystery word from a want ad section is selected and divined Six Columns 18
Al Mann The Longest Word how to make fake want ad sections for thought divination Six Columns 19
Al Mann The Code spectator choses a column of a newspaper, performer divines content, dit-dah Morse-type codingRelated to Six Columns 1
Al Mann Jaks' Secret several spectators circle words on a sheet of newspaper, performer divines themInspired by Six Columns 4
Al Mann Power of the Press newspaper is torn and a piece selected, performer divines contentRelated to Six Columns 8
Al Mann The News Force newspaper torn into 16 squares, one is selected and content predictedInspired byRelated to Six Columns 10
Al Mann The "Impact" Ad Mystery want ad pages are torn and put in a bowl, three spectators select a piece and think of a word, all are divined Six Columns 20
Al Mann, Max Andrews Coded Headlines coding a card with a newspaper Six Columns 22
Al Mann Easy-Do Tele-Thought Related to Six Columns 25
Al Mann The Clip Line variation on Albert Spackman's "Clip Line"Inspired byRelated toVariations Six Columns 20
Al Mann Haunting Headlines newspaper page is selected and headline is circled, prediction in envelope Six Columns 23
Al Mann Pegasus Page first selected page of a newspaper is predicted then it vanishes and appears in envelope, two versionsRelated to Six Columns 26
David Britland News Flash word in newspaper, carbon Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 11) 200
Thomas Alan Waters Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test torn newspaper, prediction of words, general comments Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test) 383
Thomas Alan Waters Duplicities prediction on slate, several methods to add duplicate force pieces and switching pieces Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test) 385
Thomas Alan Waters, Edmund Rowland, Fred Lowe, Robert Harbin X-Positions page is torn in sixteen parts and a piece selected, analysis , ideas on headline predictionsRelated to
  • Edmund Rowland in Warlock's "Pentagram" Vol, 7. No.2. P. 11.
  • Fred Lowe in "New Pentagram" Vol. 4, No. 1. P.1.
  • Robert Harbin in "Abra" Vol.7, No. 181. P. 387.
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test) 392
Stephen Minch The Rosebud Prophecy prediction of torn piece of newspaper, Koran deck with Newspaper Mind Melds 45
Karl Fulves Deluxe Headline Reading No. 21, four spectators tear off sections of newspapers, put in envelopes, performer divines contents and makes matching drawings Self-Working Paper Magic 42
Karl Fulves Almanac Affinity No. 79, spectator removes page of newspaper and adds all four page numbers, number used to look up word in almanac, forced, two handlings Self-Working Paper Magic 142
Karrell Fox "Good Newz" newspaper torn into pieces, spectator selects one and remembers word on it, it is divined My Latest Book 80
Karrell Fox "Easy Reader" page from newspaper selected, then a torn section, picture on it described, repeated several times My Latest Book 86
Don Nielsen Kronos force of number five, six or seven with wrist watch procedure, newspaper test application, see note on p. 7Related to
  • "Step Back in Time" (Stephen Tucker, Compendium, 1984)
Rigmarole (Issue 1) 4
Karl Fulves Where She Stops "a money maker trick"
cut-out newspaper column strip is in money maker prop and cut where the spectator wants
Verbatim (Issue 6) 54
Stewart Judah Judah's Newspaper Ad Trick More Greater Magic 1058
Alexander de Cova 2. Wortvorhersage Secrets No. 1 126
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann Die Zeitungsstreifen-Voraussage Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 26
Albert Spackman Newspaper Test word-forcing technique, text upside down beneath headline, without credit Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 26
Karl Fulves Beyond Numbers No. 23, page and word selected with calculation procedure Easy Magic 30
Karl Fulves Reading the Classifieds No. 43, crumpled ads from newspaper on table, one chosen and three words chosen from it, medium looks at the words and identifies the whole ad Easy Magic 62
David Harkey, Eric Anderson Scatterbrain page of newspaper torn according to spectator's wishes until piece remains, word chosen on it, predicted, bluff Ah-ha! 15
John Scarne Magic of the East Max Holden's description of an involved newspaper test performed by Scarne, no methodAlso published here
  • Genii, Sept. 1941
The Fine Print (Issue 6) 157
Karl Fulves Personal Effects "New Maps", rectangle torn from newspaper is divided into grid, spectators circle words in the ads, performer later divines themRelated to Mutus Nomen 52
Richard Osterlind Air Wave Telepathy Idea for Schenk & Sondermeyer's "Alpha Mental" for radio Dynamic Mysteries 76
David Berglas 3 or 4 Words out of Thousands brief, same as Newspaper Prediction The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 342
David Ben Alpha Faux presentation for "Alpha Mental": computer predicts chosen word Tricks 95
Michael Sondermeyer, Uwe Schenk Alpha Mental prediction of word chosen from newspaper page, progressive anagrams Tricks 95
Albert Spackman Newspaper Test word-forcing technique, text upside down beneath headline Tricks 96
Chuck Hickok Application Idea #3: Newspaper Switch Helper forcing a piece of a newspaper Mentalism, Incorporated: Volume Two 45
Jim Steinmeyer, Alberto de Figueiredo The Torn Newspaper Prediction Force Related to
  • Jim Steinmeyer's "The Torn Newspaper Prediction" in "Technique & Understanding"
Magia Demente 74
Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jaks Subtlest Secret word is encircled on clipboardAlso published here The Incredible Dr. Jaks 134
Dr. Stanley Jaks Thought Out of Print for news stories from newspaper are divinedAlso published here
  • "Thought Out of Print" in "Pentagram" March, 1953
The Incredible Dr. Jaks 235
Chris Rawlins Hack newspaper page chosen, torn up, piece selected, content divinedInspired by
  • Al Koran's binary newspaper test
The Event, 2017 39
Ben Hart Advertising Banner newspaper strip cut, phrase there appears tied to the back of a real fly, Albert Spackman's "Clip Line" The Darkest Corners 282
Ben Hart A Word in Amber newspaper strip cut, phrase there appears inside amber necklace, Albert Spackman's "Clip Line" The Darkest Corners 292