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Unknown To transforme anie one small thing into anie other forme by folding of paper Buddha papers, with paper or handkerchief, standard back-to-back paper method and ungaffed methodRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVI) 187
Unknown How to pull laces innumerable out of your mouth, of what colour or length you list, and never anie thing seene to be therein mouth coilsRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 194
Unknown How to transforme any one small thing into another forme by folding of paper Buddha papers to change coinsRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 47
Unknown How to draw ribbins of any colour out of your mouth, and to deliver it by the yard mouth coilsRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 29
Unknown L'Ecriture Cachée Dans une Tabatiere, d'où on la Tire, Sans la Toucher, Pour la Faire Trouver Dans une Bougie signed piece of paper is burnt and appears in selected candle, switch with a box, with assistant notes from 1788 mention method for paper to orange and signature duplication La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 24
Unknown The Dancing Sailor cardboard head danced between legs, thread Modern Magic 323
Unknown The Butterfly Trick paper butterflies held in air with fan Modern Magic 397
Unknown The Paper Ribbon and the Barber's Pole long paper coil from hat, then pole (paper, switched for wooden pole by assistant) More Magic 300
Unknown Paper from an Egg paper coilRelated to More Magic 339
Bland A Barber's Pole from an Egg paper spiral "pole", later switched for wooden one More Magic 340
Unknown Newspaper Cuttings Turned into Pale Ale paper cuttings in glass covered with handkerchief, transforms into beerRelated to More Magic 359
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat More Magic 199
Buatier de Kolta A Shower of Flowers production from paper coneRelated to More Magic 390
Unknown Die dressierte Spinne fly stuck to bottom of paper spider, spider moves around, gag, also with other paper figures Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 28
Unknown Die sympathetische Tinte chemical method to make writing appear on paper, paper has to be dipped in water Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 63
Unknown Der magische Name paper burnt, letters of a name remain unburnt, chemical Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Unknown Die Fahnenfabrik in der Hand colored tissue paper to snow storm, then flags appear in hand Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7) 99
Unknown Die Bonbondüte paper cone rolled, marked by spectator and filled with confetti, confetti changes into sweets Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 5
Unknown Nested Multiple Out Envelope four nested envelopes with four predictions, unpacked until required prediction is accessible Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 76
Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählter Karten No. 39, four piles made, one chosen, all cards from that pile are predicted in envelope, nested envelopes system Der Kartenkünstler 46
Unknown Das glückliche Wiederfinden No. 41, card vanishes from envelope and reappears in cigar, card either forced or freely chosen with cigar index Der Kartenkünstler 49
Unknown Die magische Blumendüte paper flowers appears in paper coneRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 52
Unknown Die magische Blumendüte third and final part of description, spring flower production systems, flowers appear in paper cone, borrowed umbrella, clothless umbrella skeleton to display the flowersRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 83
Unknown Suggestion und Hypnose explanation of the effectRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Unknown Das Schnellmalen painting appears on white paper in frame Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 78
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann, Carl Willmann Röntgenstrahlen-Phantasien image of card appears on white cardboard in card case prop, set-up with three stands and x-ray patter, also an image of spectator's hand appears as x-ray on white cardboard, more variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 57
Unknown Sympathetische Tinte three recipes for invisible inkVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 126
Unknown Die wunderbaren Papierschnitzel second methodRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 149
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Carmen's Tamburin à la Conradi tambourine assembled and shown empty, long paper streamer and other objects produced Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 20
Carl L. Curiel Die wunderbaren Papierschnitzel confetti of three different colors mixed in glass container, every color can be removed on commandRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 119
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tambourin tambourin build from frame and piece of paper, paper streamer comes out of it and some more production itemsVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 107
Unknown Ein Tellschuss object placed in paper cone which is attached to a target, cone and content vanish in a flash when fired upon it Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 3) 38
Camill Bihler Tuch- und Papierschnitzel-Kunststück paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and backAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 141
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Kunstfärberei patter to the effectRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 188
Unknown Als Entrée zu empfehlen one glove shrinks and one becomes bigger, then a clear box with confetti is shown, confetti changes into flowers Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 73
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Kunstfärberei glass casket with white paper confetti, confetti changes color a few times, apparatusRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 167
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, on using "professor", Embryoskop (Prof. Dr. W. Preyer), reading letter inside envelope (alcohol), x-rays, colored ashes from bowl of water (sand-like) Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 80
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The last mysterie à la Conradi envelope sealed by spectator, silk vanishes from glass (loop and pull behind chair), reappears insideRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 186
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Des indischen Marabuts Sehergabe three numbers named and cards counted to, numbers and cards predicted, prepared envelope, faced deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 57
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Unknown Prädestinieren remember and forget with one spectator and additional prediction in double envelope Der moderne Kartenkünstler 47
H. F. C. Suhr Der wandernde Rotwein glass bottle with wine placed on tray and covered, wine appears from paper cone and is poured into glass, bottle shown empty and silk is now inside that previously was placed into paper cone, patter bei Conradi Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 134
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die magische Blumentüte spring flowers appear in paper cone, only patter claimed by Conradi, spring loading mechanism at table edgeRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 153
Professor Bellonie, Carl Willmann Die Wurfmechanik für Blumen loading mechanism to bring packet of spring flowers into empty paper cone, it is shot into tabled cone from table edge by picking up the wandRelated toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 123
Carl Willmann Harlekin und Blumendüte harlequin puppet appears in paper cone with a load of spring flowers Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 10) 150
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Geisterschrift à la Conradi numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without coverRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 61
Unknown Das spiritistische Schreibmedium numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without coverRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 75
Unknown Die nach dem Takte der Musik tanzenden Pappfiguren paper figures dance, thread across stage Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 2) 28
Unknown Indische Gaukelei tissue paper crumpled into a ball, clings to hand or finger or floats for a moment, thread from head to wax ball which is attached to a chair Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 41
Antonio Molini Sympathetische Tinte second partRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 174
Antonio Molini Sympathetische Tinte recipes for invisible inkInspired byRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 157
Unknown Zur wandernden Uhr watch changes into previously palmed tissue confetti Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8) 123
Professor Bellonie Die moderne Blumenfabrikation tissue paper torn and transformed into spring flowers Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 42
Unknown Magische X-Strahlen performer is able to read content of envelope, x-ray patter, alcohol Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 106
Unknown Multiple Out Envelope four outs New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown Das mysterieuse Couvert container attached to envelope sealed by spectator, an item can then be produced from apparently the envelopeRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 25
Unknown The Spirit Envelope three selections, slip of paper with their names appears in previously empty envelope New Era Card Tricks 173
Unknown Envelope with See-Through Dummy New Era Card Tricks 175
Unknown X Rays cards in envelopes are divined, two methods, envelopes marked visually or hapticallyRelated to New Era Card Tricks 144
Unknown The Envelope Card envelope changes into card New Era Card Tricks 258
Unknown Das amerikanische Couvert item put in envelope is switched when envelope is opened again Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 164
Antonio Molini Der kleine Springinsfeld paper figure on cork on card on top of full glass, suddenly jumps up Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 109
Carl Willmann Zur Füllung der Blumendüte second partRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 22
Professor Bellonie Die behexten Papierschnitzel confetti changes into egg, then a small bird appears in glass of confetti and egg when coveredRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9) 138
Professor Bellonie Die behexten Papierschnitzel second part, methodRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10) 150
J. Marcellin Die Verwandlung der Gummibälle in Papierschnitzel rubber balls change into confetti, fake ballsRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 185
Unknown Glaskassette und Tücher silks travel from paper cone to clear glass casket Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 24
Unknown Die Durchdringung der Stoffe paper cone place upside down onto glass, coin travels audibly into glass Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 26
Carl Willmann Zur Füllung der Blumendüte loading paper cone with spring flowersRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 1) 13
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der Kobold in der Flasche No. 36, name of chosen card or sum of numbers appears on paper in bottle, chemical Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 103
Unknown Der Schnellzeichner drawing appears on paper sheet when rubbed on it with cloth Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 158
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Tuch- und Papierschnitzelkunststück No. 41, silk pushed in paper cylinder, glass with paper pieces vanishes and reappears in paper cylinder, then silk in glass instead of paper Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 114
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die reisenden Münzen No. 48, four coins travel to paper bag Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 130
Unknown Die Eichenlaub-Guirlande production festoon Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 55
Unknown Ein Papierschnitzel-Kunststück "By E. B. from Berlin", sands of the desert with paper confetti Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 105
Unknown Die Kunst, in ein ringförmig geschlossenes band einen Knoten zu machen "The art of making a knot into a closed circle", moebius/möbius strip routine, seven different rings are cut with up to three double-twists Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 125
J. Marcellin Die Verwandlung der Gummibälle in Papierschnitzel second part of explanationRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 9
Unknown Die magische Blumentüte spring flowers appear in paper cone, multiple loading methods Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 84
H. F. C. Suhr Zur Füllung der Blumendüte spring flowers from paper cone Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 2) 23
Unknown Der bezauberte Fingerhut small cone made from paper and put on table, thimble vanishes and reappears underneath, nesting thimbles Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 77
Professor Bellonie Der Ring am Bouquet borrowed finger ring vanishes from paper cone and reappears on flower bouquet that appears in a water glass Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 71
Unknown Der schwimmende Papierfisch No. 2, paper fish moves forward on water, oil Der Amateurzauberer 157
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle Papierfähnchen No. 12, piece of paper with grain and apple moves by itself, experiment Der Amateurzauberer 162
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle Gemälde No. 2, white cloth in frame lighted from back, it seems transparent, on command an image appears on cloth, chemical Der Amateurzauberer 114
Unknown Glimmbilder herzustellen No. 4, drawings that appear when heated, chemical Der Amateurzauberer 158
Carl Willmann Ueber ein neues Papier für Geheimmitteilungen on appearing writing Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 159
Unknown Die Flammenschrift writing burns into piece of paper Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 175
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine Gedanken-Photographie spectator writes card on paper, two blank business cards put in box, on one appears image and on other name of selection Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 184
Unknown Der verschwindende Teufelskopf No. 4, six devils depicted on illustration, head of one vanishes, can be moved on invisible threads similar to moving pip cards Der Amateurzauberer 118
Arthur Toskana Unschuld und Liebe, Hoffnung und Trauer white confetti in glass container change color multiple timesAlso published here
  • upcoming book "Poesie und Zauberstab" (Arthur Toskana)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 186
Carl Willmann Das Kleieglas grain or confetti in glass transforms into something else (eggs, candy, ...), insertVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 7) 107
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das geheimnisvolle Couvert design for two-way envelope Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 142
Carl Willmann Variationen zum Tambourin Inspired byRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 62
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case Der Amateurzauberer 115
Professor Bellonie Variation zum Kleieglas grain transposition routine with glass and paper coneInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8) 122
Unknown Der zerschlagene Stock wooden stick held by two paper rings, stick broken with a hit but paper remains intact Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 61
Emil Clauß Die Blumendüte spring flowers loaded with lamp that is used to show the inside of the paper cone Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 45
Josef Löffler Eine mysteriöse Wanderung grains put in paper cone, wine vanishes from bottle and is now in cone instead of grain Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 72
Unknown Shark in the Fish-pond non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 291
Unknown Perpetual Motion non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 299
Alphonse Wunnenburger Eine elektrische Spielerei paper sticks to hand Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 45
Unknown Coin in Card, Paper in Candle Trick marked coin travels into card, piece of paper into candleRelated to The Modern Conjurer 249
Charles Lang Neil The Art of Paper Folding trouble wit, 18 pages, photographs of Ellis Stanyon The Modern Conjurer 351
Unknown The Flower Trick spring flowers from paper twisted in cornucopia The Modern Conjurer 275
Dr. Med. v. Rutkowski Zur Blumendüte Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 104
Fr. Berndt Die wachsende Palme growing palm tree Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 150
Dr. G. Runschke Halbfertige Ideen idea for flower production in paper coneRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 46
Bertram North Ein moderner Hellseher four five-digit numbers written on paper and added, number predicted in envelope, numbers switched before the last spectator writes down his numbers, final row added by performer Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 169
Professor Hoffmann My Friend in Thibet card put in a box, two blank cards in envelopes with pencils, on chosen blank card name of selection appears Later Magic 497
C. O. Williams The Paper Bag (Various Kinds) "Methods for Obtaining Secret Possession of a Watch"
watch vanishes in paper bag or cone
Later Magic 134
Unknown Flags and Paper Shavings tissue paper changes into snow storm, then flags produced Later Magic 351
Michaelis Hermann Melot Herrmann's Papierschnitzel-Kunststück tissue paper changes into confetti, then spring flower bouquet appears Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 165
Unknown The Afghan Bands rings of paper cut lengthwise Later Magic 471
Ching Ling Foo, Ellis Stanyon The Chinese Paper-Tearing Trick with thread or paper
- The Original Form of the Trick
- Various Methods of Performing it
- Ellis Stanyon's Method
Later Magic 473
Maurice Garland The Paper-Tearing Trick, with Colour Change Later Magic 483
Ellis Stanyon Das bezauberte Papier torn and restored piece of paper, corner torn off at the start matches, with sucker element Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 102
Carl Willmann Eine Reichsmark auf Reisen "Ein niedliches Handkunststück", question written on paper and cut in two, marked coin wrapped inside on half, vanishes in flash, coin reappears under previously selected, rolled up (to a tube) and tabled card, other half of billet reappears inside candle Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 10) 151
Camill Bihler A Handkerchief Transformed into Paper Shavings paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and backAlso published here Later Magic 323
Carl Willmann Der Zauberkünstler als Cafétier confetti put in coffee jug changes to coffee, in another jug into milk, coffee in a cup changes back to confettiRelated toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 87
Unknown Two Vanished Handkerchiefs Reproduced from a Nest of Three Envelopes spectator seals nest of envelope, two handkerchiefs vanish and reappear inside, one in each, loading envelopes behind and taking out inner envelope from behind Later Magic 294
Unknown Reproduction from a Sealed Envelope container secretly attached to envelope Later Magic 292
Unknown Wand Production from Paper Cone Later Magic 128
Unknown The Thimble and Paper Cone nested thimbles, thimble through paper cone Later Magic 506
Unknown Das Geheimnis des Wörterbuches empty billets put in hat, a page chosen in a dictionary, that page opened in another one and counted down to a word that corresponds with a number chosen from a change bag of number cards, that word is suddenly on a billet that's chosen form the hat, using force book with only two numbers to force pageRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 78
Ben-Zur "Telegraphie ohne Draht" four blank paper pieces rolled up and inserted into fingers of borrowed gloves, four questions asked, fingers cut off and paper removed, questions and answers found on paper pieces, glove restored Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 39
Dr. Costa Brito Der Name einer von einem Zuschauer gedachten Karte erscheint auf einem in einem Glase befindlichen Papier geschrieben piece of paper crumped up and put in glass, name of (forced) selection appears on it Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 148
A. J. Zum mysteriösen Cigarettenpapier spectator crumples up piece of cigarette paper, word or number appears on it in chosen colorInspired by
  • Das Mysteriöse Cigarettenpapier (a book by H. F. C. Suhr)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 150
A. J. Back Palm Envelope Loading item loaded behind envelope from back palm Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 119
Unknown Das mysteriöse Couvert envelope hangs on stage, answers to questions appear inside, switch on tray, black art Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 172
A. J. Die Streichholzschachtel im Dienste der Magie uses of match box in magic tricks, back palm with matchbox
1. appearing silk
2. vanishing silik
3. color change with matchbox cover as secret tube
4. matchboxes travel from one hat to another
5. vanishing matches
6. coin travels from box to box
7. double color changing silk in rolled up paper, silk to paper streamer
8. appearing spring flowers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 101
Carl Willmann Fahne und Bouquet tissue paper set on fire and tossed into audience, becomes paper streamers which are pulled back, flag produced, bouquet produced Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 136
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ein Tuchkunststück in verschiedenen Variationen long routine combination, silk splits in two, one put in paper cone, borrowed handkerchief put over glass vase, in cone are now flowers, water in vase changes to ink, glass with handkerchief vanish under silk, handkerchief reproduced from spectator's pocketRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
Sidi-Ali Papierfaltekunst 2. Die Palme (paper tree)
3. Die Himmelsleiter (ladder version of paper tree)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 43
Ten Ichi Die vier Teller und die vier Papierkugeln four paper balls under four plates, the balls assemble Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 22
Unknown Papierfaltekunst Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 29
H. F. C. Suhr Der australische Uhrenbaum borrowed watch put in paper cone, paper unrolled and watch vanishes, reappears at root of small tree that is pulled out of its pot Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 37
Unknown The Cigarette Paper Trick clean-up in mouth, with sucker explanation The Art of Magic 321
T. Nelson Downs Ring Holdout torn & restored cigarette paper idea The Art of Magic 324
John Northern Hilliard Torn & Restored Cigarette Paper Ideas The Art of Magic 324
Unknown The Four Paper Balls and Plates sympathetic paper balls The Art of Magic 319
Unknown Making Envelope Transparent alcohol, method with box and sponge in pocketRelated to Mind Reading Secrets and Sealed Billet Reading 22
Stanley Collins The Spider pips of card vanish and appear on paper, pip eating spiderRelated to Original Magical Creations 67
Stanley Collins False Envelope Insertion only part of the cards are inserted into the envelope Original Magical Creations 29
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Trance No. 26, four cards removed from thirty-two-card deck and put in envelope, lights out, when lights are back on the names of cards are written on envelopeVariations Thirty Card Mysteries 70
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins Bottled Sunshine longer routine, tissue paper bursts into in fire, hole is burnt in a playing card with a reading-glass, three candles catch alight, third candle begins to melt Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 90
Charles T. Jordan Paper Tearing Supreme No. 5 Ten New Pocket Tricks 10
Charles T. Jordan The Letter-Mailing Mystery No. 7, stack of chips with numbers, set of envelopes, envelope and postage chosen with stack of chips are divined Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 17
Oswald Rae Pips and Paper paper signed and pinned on board, two selections turn blank and pips are found on paper Between Ourselves 5
Oswald Rae A Visible Coffee Tranistion conical glass filled with confetti, changes to hot coffee Between Ourselves 57
Oswald Rae Mental Telepathy named card is found in small envelope, which is inside a big envelope Between Ourselves 11
Oswald Rae The Impossible Possible using a Spirit Box, name of card written down on paper and locked in box, blank card in envelope changes to that card Between Ourselves 22
Louis Nikola The Telepathogram Magician divines thought of card, and writing appears on paper that divines position of card in the deck The Nikola Card System 54
Louis Nikola Unconscious Thought Transmission Random card chosen and sealed in envelope. Audience members name suit and value to form a card, which matches the card in the envelopeAlso published here The Nikola Card System 34
Louis Nikola The Flight Card to Impossible Location At Any Number: Card vanishes from inside an envelope to be found in a deck sealed also in another envelope, at a location named by the spectator The Nikola Card System 62
Oswald Rae Call for Your Drinks tube is sealed with paper and rubber bands on both ends, hole in paper and at will, liquids are produced Sub Rosa 41
Oswald Rae Novelty Paper Tearing any name / word teared from paper Sub Rosa 64
Oswald Rae Bending a Piece of Glass framed piece of glass is put in large envelope and bent, when removed, glass is unharmed Sub Rosa 54
Oswald Rae Paper Tearing Feats patter and jokes for paper tearing acts More Practical Patter 36
Oswald Rae Card and Cigarette three pieces of a signed and torn card in envelope transform into tobacco, card is found restored in cigarette, last piece fits More Practical Patter 8
Oswald Rae A Novel Book Test page selected and line chosen by the aid of playing cards, line from page appears on blank card sealed in envelopeAlso published here
  • "A Novel Book Test" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 53
Oswald Rae Simple Silk Sorcery chosen one of four different colored silks vanishes from paper cone and appears in desired envelope, with standVariationsAlso published here
  • "Simple Silk Sorcery" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 57
Tom Sellers The Psychic Wish Sellers' Secrets 18
Tom Sellers Spirit Message Improvement carbon papers of different color to produce prediction or spirit message in chosen color in envelope Magical Pleasantries 11
Tom Sellers The Psychic Tissues feeling colors behind back Sellers' Secrets 10
Tom Sellers Oriental Ashes assistant names color of burnt paper ashes, coding Sellers' Secrets 17
Tom Sellers The Torn and Restored Paper Sellers' Secrets 5
Lu Brent The Torn Magazine Cover Novel Magic 25
Victor Farelli Effect cards shuffled by spectator, still top card is correctly predicted on previous empty paper, locator card Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 99
Laurie Ireland Troublewit Idea for Children Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 2
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Perfect Club Slate Routine name written up secretly on paper appears on slate SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 22
Tom Sellers Mysterious Writing out to lunch Quick Tricks 16
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Psychic Writing appearing writing on paper card answers questionRelated toVariations Mental Bargain Effects 4
Theodore Annemann Two Mindreading Publicity Effects center tear presentation as newspaper test or living/dead testRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 6) 24
Theodore Annemann The Impromptu Mind Reader center tear Mental Bargain Effects 14
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 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 41
Theodore Annemann The Impression Moderne wax coating on envelope as impression deviceRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 43
Theodore Annemann An Original Faked Envelope with a Publicity Angle three compartments, election prediction application The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 15) 72
Tom Sellers Novel Telepathy medium divines things in boxes, one ahead Quick Tricks 18
Tom Bowyer Publicity Trick back of business card with playing card back changes color The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 8) 31
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 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 9) 35
Tom Sellers A Surprise Opening with Cards confetti appears as deck is riffled Quick Tricks 18
Nat Scherzer A Neat Publicity Trick address chosen from different envelopes is predicted The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 20
Theodore Annemann The Card Unharmed business card in envelope is cut but unharmed, see page 172 for improvement by Monty Crowe The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 11) 56
Tom Sellers A Numerical Exchange sum on two slips of paper exchange Quick Tricks 8
Unknown An Envelope Mystery forced cards put in envelopes with punch marks, including "A Variation" Mental Magic with Cards 14
Unknown Coin and Apple coin and apple change places, under paper cones Coin Magic 22
Theodore Annemann Psychic Writing Variation appearing writing on paper card answers questionRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 91
Charles T. Jordan The Spectral Seamstress name of person is magically sewn on handkerchief The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 124
Herbert Hood A Mental Test Revamped thought-of card divined via center tear, see page 172 for variation by William LarsenInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 151
Theodore Annemann Center Tear The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 167
Theodore Annemann From Beyond the Grave spelling to dead name with blank cards The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 115
Keith Clark March of Time - Finale Trick paper cutting with clock face and time The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 116
Theodore Annemann Triple Coercion color, card and number are named and predicted, only number free choice, nail writer The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 123
Unknown Finale deck thrown in audience becomes shower of colored tissue butterflies Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 163
Unknown Just a Cigarette Paper cigarette paper balanced on hat, nose and sleeve, with Cinquevalli anecdote The Magic Annual for 1937 17
U. F. Grant A Spirit Message writing appears on card, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
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 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 208
Louis Lam The Zig-Zag Card Novelty question marks on paper change into name of selected card Watch Me Closely 19
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Telepathic Prediction named number appears in chosen color on paper stuck to piece of wood, optional repeat phase The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 34
Howard Albright Tuned Minds word written on playing card is divined Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 347
Theodore Annemann The Double Ad Test ads selected by spectator, performer divines them The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 181
Bertram Adams The Krazy Kode word from text selected with role of dice, use of progressive anagramsVariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 200
Paul Curry Nyctalopia spectator writes name in dark with lights out, performer divines it, carbon paperRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 245
Oscar Weigle Alias Divination several spectators write names on slips which are later correctly assigned, one of the names divined as well You'd be Surprised 11
Robert Parrish Strange Interlude words from magazine and dead name divined, subtle impression device use You'd be Surprised 15
Unknown Ashes! spectator selected tissue which is burned, ashes brought to medium who divines color of tissue, code in how ashes are brought over The Magic Annual for 1937 30
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Ashes - Second Method spectator burnes piece of colored paper from several options, performer divines color from ashes The Magic Annual for 1937 31
Theodore Annemann, Percy Naldrett The Phantom Artist celebrity chosen, large paper sheet is folded and cut, silhouette of chosen person is seen The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 217
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) The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 238
Laurie Ireland A Novel Pigeon Production follow up for Cecil Lyle's Hat Trick, dove appears fro paper hat Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 2
Unknown Fire-Eating routine with assistant and some byplay, relighting candle, candle bit off, smoke out of mouth, pole and ribbons from mouth, umbrella production The Magic Annual for 1937 107
James T. Deacy Just an Echo method to double write secretly on a prediction in envelope, confabulationRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 185
Stewart James The Folk Test two names selected from list are predictedRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 236
Theodore Annemann My Own Swami Test predicting anything, pocket writingRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 249
John Goodrum General Notes on Predictions You'd be Surprised 26
Edward Victor The Cigarette Paper Effect torn and restored cigarette paper Magic of the Hands 110
M. Heboldt The Cigarette Paper, Torn and Restored corner torn off and given to spectator, rest torn and restored, then corner restored as wellAlso published here
  • Prestidigitateur, May 1923
The Magic Annual for 1937 18
Fred Rothenberg Torn and Restored Paper Strip Gimmick The Magic Annual for 1937 83
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Torn and Restored Tissue accidentally dropping pieces with are also restoredRelated to
  • The Sphinx, September 1920
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 39
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Torn Cigarette Paper Idea idea to get extra piece, named number appears on restored paper The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 49
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Marvello Paper Tearing duplicate paper glued in corner of paper The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 67
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Another Paper Tearing Trick Also published here
  • The Sphinx, September 1921
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 77
Robert Parrish The Ultimate One Man Sealed Message Reading System 1. Collecting the Envelopes
2. Reading the Messages
3. Returning the Card and Envelope
4. Returning the Next to the Last Message
5. Reading the Last Message
You'd be Surprised 22
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate You'd be Surprised 18
John Goodrum Spello alphabet cards put in cone with ribbon arrange themselves into name of selected magazine You'd be Surprised 61
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Cone Load Also published here
  • The Sphinx, July 1921
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 79
Unknown The Three Cigarette Papers paper with dead name moves by itself Greater Magic 832
Unknown The Butterfly on the Shoe butterfly from paper flaps its wings Greater Magic 832
Unknown Revealed by Fire name of selected card appears on card in flash of fire Greater Magic 226
John Mulholland A Spirit Writes name of selection appears on another signed card Greater Magic 291
Sid Lorraine The Magic Blotter answer to question appears on paper Greater Magic 890
Unknown The Best Impromptu Mind Reading Trick Greater Magic 898
James G. Thompson Jr. Who Killed Mr. X? written name is divined with story presentation The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 43) 291
James G. Thompson Jr. Mephisto Thot medium divines things written on papers The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 313
Henry Christ Fatal Number coincidence with name list and name cards, slate writing The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 334
Hen Fetsch Travel Thought cities on map are thought of and written on paper, divined by medium in the dark, carbon paper The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 51) 357
Unknown To Tear Cellophane you can tear cellophane and the spectator can't Greater Magic 834
Hen Fetsch, Harrison Reincarnation burned page with writing reappears in envelope, two methods The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 50) 349
Franklin M. Chapman Fan It! snowstorm first with red then wit white paper, wet paper and fan Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 3) 4
James Wobensmith The Afghan Bands wellknown topological thing Greater Magic 860
Ellis Stanyon The Evolution of the Afghan Bands extension for wellknown topological thing Greater Magic 861
Ellis Stanyon The Miracle Torn and Restored Paper Greater Magic 863
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A New Torn Cigarette Paper Wrinkle The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 309
Jean Hugard Robert-Houdin Problem letter by Hugard about a burnt paper restored in nest of envelopes, posed as problemRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 48) 339
Franklin M. Chapman Darn Clever These Chinese torn and restored laundry ticket, with Chinese coin Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Franklin M. Chapman It's the Climax that Counts! chink a chink with two hats and rolled up paper, glass of water appears as climax Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 2) 4
Franklin M. Chapman Cocktail Pix cocktail picks with different colors are put in four envelopes, colors are divined behind back Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 4) 2
Unknown New Prepared Envelope Greater Magic 834
Franklin M. Chapman Selectosilko one of three handkerchiefs travels into one of three envelopes Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 6) 2
Henry Gordien Card under the Napkin Greater Magic 224
Sam Leo Horowitz The Burning Table Cloth or Napkin using tube gimmick Greater Magic 590
Unknown "Flash" Production of Silks paper cone Greater Magic 603
Charles Nyquist, Pierre L. O. A. Keeler P. L. O. A. Keeler switch of paper sheets between slates The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 376
Franklin M. Chapman It's a Date date of borrowed dime appears on disk Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 9) 2
Franklin M. Chapman When Your Number turns Up name of deceased person appears on piece of paper, initialed by spectator and sealed in envelope Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 10) 2
Franklin M. Chapman Kontact! name of chosen card appears on initialed paper, half forcing deck Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 10) 3
Ellis Stanyon Personalities In Flight four business cards borrowed and placed on handkerchief corners, penetration underneath cover one by one The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 474
Robert Parrish ... Things to Come prediction of card, word, number and a spectator (cloth, appearance) Do That Again! 14
Sid Lorraine Prediction method for sealed prediction envelope The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 65) 456
"Paper Wizard" Grimes The "Grimes" Paper Chain moebius/möbius strip routine The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 119
E. Leslie May A Napkin Sewn comedy restoration with visible sewing lines The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 413
Franklin M. Chapman Oriental Papers torn and restored paper stripRelated to Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 7) 4
Don White Tare - It tissue paper The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 113
Jerry Lukins A Magical Sketch - Professor Woofledust and the Neophyte The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 122
Peter Warlock Pagan Papers different colored tissue papers are rolled up inside each other and put in glasses, inner paper travels to other glass The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 62) 439
Theodore Annemann Whim of Tituba page travels into nested signed envelopes, "pegasus page", see also pages 468 & 472 for creditsRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 463
Tom Sellers The Ribbon Pyramid confetti vanish in a bowl, ribbons appear which remain suspended in the form of a pyramid over the bowl Scots Magic 10
Peter Warlock Satan's Scissors red and white tissue paper transforms into cut-out image of chosen card The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 405
Sid Lorraine Magical Business Card quick transformation effect as card is given out The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 444
Fred Robert Fred Robert's Famous Moth Trick cigarette paper changes to living moth / butterflyAlso published here Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 3) 1
Unknown Making Envelope transparent alcohol The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 398
Frank Kelly A Telepathic Experiment number and geometric design divined The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 116
Unknown, Al Baker Nested Envelopes Switch The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Unknown Envelope Switch double lift Scots Magic 6
Eddie Clever Master of Will three cards in three envelopes, same cards are selected from other deck and were predicted Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 6) 1
Burling Hull, Theodore Annemann New Sheet Reading questions in numbered envelopes answered by medium, Q&A The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 491
Tom Sellers The Spirit Guide thought of number vanishes from a card, this number was predicted as well Scots Magic 5
Tom Sellers Change Over Cards two different colored cards in two envelopes change places Scots Magic 12
Oscar Weigle, Robert Parrish Comedy "Color-Changing" Slate "black cats at midnight", "white swans in snowstorm" appear on slate Do That Again! 23
Theodore Annemann The Perfect Club Slate Routine name written up secretly on paper appears on slate The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 446
Oscar Weigle Fake Compartment Paper Cone Do That Again! 60
David Allison Addition Subterfuge switch of paper before addition The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 666
Ralph W. Read Static paper sticks to things, apparent magnetism The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 118) 694
Karl Germain The Germain Gem named dead person appears on billet, pocket writing The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 588
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 2. name of selected card appears on tissue paper (via Tarbell's "Phanteario") The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 602
Allan Howell Merlin the Inscrutable pencil shavings in tissue paper "write" name of selection The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 626
Len Sewell Tribal Try paper wrapped between boards, prediction or something else appears on paper inside The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 111) 663
Joseph Dunninger The Secret with flash paper addition, credit claimRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 74) 495
Stanley Collins Psychic Type several names written on cards, one selected, it appears on previously empty slates The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 108) 644
Bruce Elliott Seven Wenches of Bluebird coincidences with cut-out heads The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 106) 635
Jack Vosburgh Double Dollar bill folded so that it looks like two bills, then it actually doublesRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 122) 711
Theodore Annemann Pocket Prophecies including thoughts on predictions and the pocket index in general, see also p. 818 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 527
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 1. number and color predicted in ball of wool The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 601
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Hole in One hole punched through four pieces of paper, three of them restore The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 77) 505
Theodore Annemann The Invisible Pull thumb tip at pull, applied to paper restoration, silk/cigarette vanishRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 86) 546
Franklin M. Chapman "The O-So-Easy Torn & Restored Strip of Paper" Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 11) 1
Joseph Ovette Ovette's Paper Strip Tear burnt and restored Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 11) 2
Peter Warlock Jest of Gratoulet white silk tied between two others, changes place with tissue paper The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 75) 497
Henry Hardin Aladdin's Box paper travels from nest of boxes to another box The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 598
Dr. Edward G. Ervin In Reverse! cig papers change color Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 12) 4
Audley Walsh Open Minds sum predication via cards, out-to-lunch principle on deck of cards The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 523
Unknown Making Envelope transparent alcohol The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 114) 674
Theodore Annemann "At Last, Poor Yorick, I knew him when" card to nest of envelopesRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 113) 669
Dr. Richard Rowe Envelopes Switch using tablet More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 44
E. D. Wolff Impromptu Change Bag folded napkin The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 76) 503
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Magician's Cone production of various stuff from paper cone The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 120) 705
Tom Sellers The Shooting Pellet signed paper jumps from tin Condensed Conjuring 2
Tom Bowyer "My Card, Sir!" double blank card changes into business card The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 131) 752
Al Baker ACME Mind Reading Effect name of card written on paper, impression The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 212
Tom Sellers Paper Switch switching a piece of paper on a pad, wax Condensed Conjuring 11
Martin Gardner Japanese Paper Bird bird fold that flaps its wings, application with flash paper and coin appearing from bird or traveling in birdInspired by
  • "Houdini's Paper Magic" (p. 117)
Related to
  • "Scientific Recreations" (Tissandier, 1881, French work)
After the Dessert 11
Al Baker Al Baker Number Force with cards, waxed or roughedAlso published here The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 220
Al Baker Welded Flash Paper The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 260
Al Baker The Torn and Restored Paper Napking The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 264
Theodore Annemann Good Night two colored torn and restored tissue papers spell word after restoration The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Theodore Annemann A Torn Letter paper with letter of alphabet is torn and restored between slates, pocket index The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 147) 819
Tom Sellers Sun and Moon with paper, center sections transposeRelated to Condensed Conjuring 15
Al Baker The Flapless Envelope Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 164
Unknown Envelope Switch flapless, with stack of envelopes Our Mysteries 30
Unknown Character Reading from the Teeth verbal gag in which spectators must bite onto napkin After the Dessert 16
Unknown Improvised Brassiere folding brassiere out of napkinAlso published here After the Dessert 17
Unknown Mystery of the Traveling Numbers four random numbers are added, sum appears on paper Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 179
Unknown The Spirit Mathematician called numbers are added up, sum "appears" in envelope Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 184
Unknown The Enchanted Paper strip of paper vanishes in hand, reappears in handkerchief, thumb tip Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 125
Unknown The Patriotic Paper Balls three colored paper balls in 3 bowls, then every color in each bowl