31 entries in Words & Letters / Prediction
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Henri Decremps Sur un Vers Latin qu'on Peut Retourner de Plus de Trois Millions de Manieres, on Fait une Opération par laquelle il Semble qu'il Est Possible de Prévoir ou de Contraindre la Pensée d'autrui. "Autre Opération Mystérieuse Sur Deux Cents Mots, Dont les définitions réunies forment un logogryphe très - scientifique." (title continued)
box with latin words, words are arranged and order is divined as well as one word is predicted, with other word with bigger choice is divined with an optical box, multiple out prediction, Van Estin anecdote
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 104
Martin Gardner Are You Psychic? performer and spectator each write down three words from a list of ten words, they match, see also p. 348 (originally from Ireland Yearbook 1943)Also published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 345
Charles Ostin The King's English spectator writes letter on slate, next spectator adds later and so on until word is formed, this is predicted in typed form, see p. 426 for comment by William Taylor
(spelled "Charles Osten", see p. 637 for correction)
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4) 397
Cicardi The Phantini Phenomena prediction of three named letters, inside stapled envelope The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 133) 661
Philip T. Goldstein Maybe telepathy yes/no gag, cardboard with a flap Notions 9
Philip T. Goldstein Maybe telepathy yes/no gag, cardboard with a flap The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 4
Philip T. Goldstein, Sid Lorraine Maybe-Plus variation by Sid Lorraine The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 4
Philip T. Goldstein Maybe telepathy yes/no gag, cardboard with a flap A Transatlantic Lecture 3
Al Mann Mass Telepathy five words are thought of by performer, several words are written by various spectators all the the thought of words are divined by the spectators, Bank Tray The Tesseract 7
Larry Becker Reflecta-Thot five cards with hundred words each, word is selected by forming a number, prediction in envelope World of Super Mentalism 48
Hiram Strait Four-Letter Words four scrabble pieces are selected and a word is formed, prediction on slate The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 247) 1233
Philip T. Goldstein Die-Lex prediction of a word, die is thrown, limitation process of the die throw down to two numbers The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 264) 1319
Karl Fulves The King's English predicting a word that starts with y, indexRelated to Origins 26
Gene "Phantini" Grant Letters two selected words from a chart, both divined and second predicted, with ABC cardsInspired byRelated to
  • Duane Henry in Robert Nelson's "Sensational Mentalism Vol.2"
Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 60
Philip T. Goldstein Orientation! prediction of a Japanese city, cards with names, prediction in form of ABC cards in envelope, 10/11 force, see also p. 1380 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 275) 1371
Thomas Alan Waters Choption cards with words, selection is predicted, Velleda principle Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Octasm) 321
Thomas Alan Waters Spyhole mask prediction / revelation, word on a card is chosen and prediction is another card with holes on it, when held on a text it reveals the chosen wordVariations Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Octasm) 313
Stewart James Mar-Gana word is predicted, using anagrams Arcane (Issue 10) 124
Barrie Richardson Alphabet Mentalism with scrabble letters, prediction, coincidence and mindreading Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 2) 1177
Sam Schwartz The CASTER Test procedure to chose word in Astrology book, always gives an anagram of "caster" Astrology - The Hidden Force 37
Karl Fulves Scared Sacred 50/50 word prediction with typewriter Typecast 99
Karl Fulves Typecast word list printed from automatic typewriter with memory, chosen word predictedRelated to Typecast 93
Michael DeMarco Psychic Scrabble Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 5) 2211
David Regal Perchance to Dream Magician predicts which word spectator will choose from a Shakespeare soliloquy from Hamlet Close-Up & Personal 224
Karl Fulves Word Game word chosen from matrix layout Hex Squared 44
Ron Frost Sticky Words Word divination, words on a paddle keeps changing After The Force 140
Ron Frost I'll Be Flipped Predict the word KNOW, but then change into MONK After The Force 143
Chuck Hickok Routine Two: Fore-Closer envelopes with letters and printed sides of dice, multiple prediction, scrabble themedInspired by Mentalism, Incorporated: Volume Two 129
Stewart James Half and Half Word randomly formed by combining two lists of letters, magician predicts the word correctlyAlso published here The Essential Stewart James 50
Jared Kopf Steal this Trick three-word-phrase predicted in ShoGun wallet Vaticinium ex Eventu 19
Matt Baker Say Anything Lie detector effect, end with magician showing prediction in an envelope of a random word thought of and written down by spectator, prediction is printed letter by letter on cardsInspired by The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 101