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Dr. Jacob Daley, Lawrence "Larry" Grey The "Ad Lib" Spelling two cards spelled to
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 138
Sam Leo Horowitz A Psychological Discovery two-pile-stop trick with Eight/Nine alternating set-up
Related toVariationsAlso published here Greater Magic 549
Martin Gardner An Easy Lesson
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 276
Bert Allerton Mind Reading with the Finger Tips as Bert Gustafson, two thought-of-cards are removed behind back
Greater Magic 900
Bert Allerton Card Index for twelve cards
Greater Magic 901
Bert Allerton Deck Switching Gimmick for a switch behind the back...
Greater Magic 900
Bert Allerton Aces Up aces placed in middle jump to top and bottom
More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 34
Bert Allerton Magnetic Thought
Related toAlso published here More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 44
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch top card drawn back
More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 45
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Bert Allerton, Lu Brent
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 10) 40
Unknown A Roll of Bills gag, several bills are glued together at short end and rolled up
Related toAlso published here Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 136
Jay Marshall The Difference spoon bend on table
Related to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 59) 242
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on George Starke, George Karger, Emil Jarrow, Bert Allerton, the "Swami" Magazine, puzzles by Fred Mosteller, Audley Walsh, Bob Novak and Charles Bertram
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 87) 355
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Bert Allerton
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 11) 112
Bert Allerton Name Your Number one of six cards chosen, its number used to count to selection
Related to Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 139
Bert Allerton The Allerton Change
Related to Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 144
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Maurice Zolotow, Dai Vernon, Bert Allerton, Annemann's use of the nail writer, Tom Osborne, Jay Marshall
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 79) 323
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on R.C. Buff ideas with the Lyons-Elliott Box, Frank Taylor, ideas by Hen Fetsch, Ed Marlo, Bert Allerton and Richard Mc Closkey
Related to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 84) 343
Bert Allerton The Allerton Top Palm featuring the thumb count
Card Control 69
Bert Allerton Bamboozle story presentation with bills
Variations Stars of Magic (Vol. 3 No. 2) 43
Bert Allerton Pump Room Phantasy two Aces appear on top and bottom
Related to Stars of Magic (Vol. 3 No. 1) 39
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Jack Chanin, Al Wheatley, Bert Allerton, Frank Taylor
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 564
Bert Allerton Allerton's Amazing Aces four selections cut to one by one, they change into aces
Show Stoppers with Cards 3
Bert Allerton, Frederick Braue Casual Nail Cutting
Show Stoppers with Cards 9
Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah card
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 168) 672
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker deal
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 681
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopes
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 180) 719
Paul LePaul Cards in a Sealed Envelope
Related toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 214
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Martin Gardner, Bert Allerton, Bob Hummer
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 192) 769
Nepomuk Nickleplated bending spoon convincer
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 200) 799
Bert Allerton, Henry Christ Allerchrist Card Trick No. 63, Mathematical
Inspired byVariations Scarne on Card Tricks 114
Bert Allerton Allerton's Biddled Card handling for the biddle trick
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 241) 963
Bert Allerton New Papel Blanco blank card is signed, face of a card appears on its back, then blank card vanishes
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 241) 963
Bert Allerton Foreword
Close-Up Time wit Don Alan 3
Bill Simon Card Affinity someone names a suit and another spectator names a value, mostly two knives, one finds correct value and the other the suit
Related to Effective Card Magic 51
Jay Marshall The Birdcage on Cy Endfield, Stan Musial, Francis Carlyle, Frank Garcia, Roy Benson, Ballantine, Dante, Don Alan, Del Ray, John Platt, Bert Allerton, Meyer Silberstein, Jack Miller, Leslie Guest, The Seven Circles, Frank Joglar, Raymonde
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 315) 64
Derek Vernon Nickel-Plated bending spoon convincer, coin
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here The Best in Magic 7
Bert Allerton Streamliner with eighteen cards
VariationsAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 158
Dai Vernon The Challenge mind-reading presentation for transposition plot
Related toVariations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 114
Bert Allerton The Stack of Quarters through spectator's hand, with a bill
The Close-Up Magician 14
Bert Allerton Simplified Magic Square
The Close-Up Magician 20
Bert Allerton The Two Card Trick two phases, double facer
Variations The Close-Up Magician 22
Bert Allerton The Eye Popper
The Close-Up Magician 24
Nate Leipzig, Bert Allerton Screened Leipzig Pass from the middle to second position, brief
Variations The Close-Up Magician 25
Bert Allerton Transcendence biddle trick, stolen card is forced to a second spectator
The Close-Up Magician 27
Bert Allerton The Missing Deuce one of four twos transforms into a selected card
The Close-Up Magician 28
Bert Allerton Surprise Spelling
Related to The Close-Up Magician 30
Bert Allerton The New 21 Card Trick with eighteen cards
Also published here The Close-Up Magician 31
Bert Allerton The Double Lift snapped over right first and second fingers
Related toAlso published here The Close-Up Magician 32
Bert Allerton On The Slip Force
The Close-Up Magician 34
Bert Allerton Tricks With A Stacked Deck
The Close-Up Magician 36
Bert Allerton The Scissors broken scissors gag
Related to The Close-Up Magician 38
Bert Allerton The Sugar Cube sugar cube penetrates wrapping and hand
The Close-Up Magician 41
Bert Allerton The Flutist cutting a straw into a flute
The Close-Up Magician 42
Bert Allerton Impromptu Handkerchief Routine
The Close-Up Magician 44
Bert Allerton "Not A Knot"
The Close-Up Magician 44
Bert Allerton The Invisible Hair
The Close-Up Magician 46
Bert Allerton Penetration with a Knife
The Close-Up Magician 48
Bert Allerton The Rabbit handkerchief fold into a rabbit
Related to The Close-Up Magician 50
Bert Allerton The Little Hindu fold into a figur
The Close-Up Magician 52
Bert Allerton Magic Letter Square a cross-word puzzle
The Close-Up Magician 54
Bert Allerton The Jumping Flower paper napkin flower jumps from lapel to lapel, thread
Variations The Close-Up Magician 55
Bert Allerton, Buatier de Kolta Vanishing The Bird Cage done close-up, seated
The Close-Up Magician 58
Bert Allerton The Glass Through The Table with coin & paper cover
The Close-Up Magician 60
Bert Allerton The Aspirin Box photograph of selected card appears on miniature card, includes a neat way to write a name
Related to The Close-Up Magician 62
Bert Allerton, Paul LePaul The Nest Of Envelopes
Inspired byRelated to The Close-Up Magician 66
Bert Allerton Nail Count using length of nail to cut off certain amount of cards
The Close-Up Magician 37
Robert Parrish Introduction on Bert Allerton
The Close-Up Magician 4
Bert Allerton Foreword
The Close-Up Magician 7
Unknown A Star Among Stars... Who Bert Allerton Is
The Close-Up Magician 11
Unknown A Biographical Note Bert Allerton
The Close-Up Magician 70
Bert Allerton Double Lift Get-Ready
The Close-Up Magician 32
Bert Allerton Card Stabbing Trick any named card
Related toVariations The Close-Up Magician 36
Bert Allerton Named Card to Top
The Close-Up Magician 37
Bert Allerton Open Index cutting any named card to top
The Close-Up Magician 37
Bert Allerton Making the Flower out of paper
The Close-Up Magician 57
Bert Allerton Rules for the Close-Up Magician
The Close-Up Magician 69
Bert Allerton The Vanishing Cigarette with pull
The Close-Up Magician 8
Bert Allerton The Bent Spoon
Related to The Close-Up Magician 10
Bert Allerton Swallowing A Knife
The Close-Up Magician 12
Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Marlo Miracle "Stop" Stab deck wrapped in paper, estimation
Estimation 65
Roy Johnson The Bargain (with Apologies to Bert Allerton) story presentation, bill vanishes among pieces of newspaper
Inspired by The Roy Johnson Experience 37
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch
Hierophant (Issue 3) 117
Bert Allerton Allerton Change
Card Cavalcade 22
Frank Garcia, Bert Allerton Miracle Stab stabbing any card called for, stacked
Million Dollar Card Secrets 73
George Zacharellis Zacharellis' Double card spring off from thumb between first two fingers
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 487
Karl Fulves, Bert Allerton Topped Card appears on top
Packet Switches (Part One) 41
Jerry Mentzer Jazz Combo mentioning the combination of Jazz Aces with Elevator Aces, Oil and Water, ...
Related to Card Cavalcade II 131
Unknown The Rabbit Puppet from handkerchief
Related to Tricks with Handkerchiefs 44
Bob Read Bob's Business for the Handkerchief Rabbit gag addition
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 1) 5
Francis Carlyle The Two Black Aces black aces on top and bottom are placed in center and come back to initial position
Related to The Magic of Francis Carlyle 1
Bob Read Business For The Roll Of Notes gag
Related to Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 7) 81
Unknown, Bert Allerton Slip Force
The Magic of Francis Carlyle 111
Pat Hennessy Pat Hennesy's Any Card memorized deck with memory aid system, used for Allerton's Card Stab
Related toAlso published here
  • "Any Card" in Charlie Miller's Magicana column in "Genii"
The Magic of Francis Carlyle 136
Bob Farmer, Bert Allerton, Jerry Mentzer Jazz Pieces - Body & Soul a red and a black jumbo card are cut into four pieces, the pieces change places, oil and water, missing part of the description is published in "Jazz Pieces"
Related to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 2) 476
Bert Allerton, Jerry Mentzer Credit Cards transposition, double facer
Inspired by
  • "Crazy Cards" (Bert Allerton, Hugard's Magic Monthly, p. 575)
Close-up Cavalcade Finale 93
Bob Farmer Jazz Pieces missing part of text and illustrations
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 512
Bert Allerton Allerton Move
CardMagic 128
Jim Ryan Quick Spell
Related toAlso published here Jim Ryan Close-Up: Entertaining Card Quickies 5
Steve Beam Jumping Flower
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 4) 58
Unknown Routine routine outline:
  • Surprise Spell
  • Card turns over
  • Ambitious
  • Rub a Dub Dub
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 18
Bert Allerton Magnetic Thought credit information
Related toAlso published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 18
Bert Allerton Allerton Change
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 18
Audley Walsh, Bert Allerton, Frederick Braue Aces Up black aces put in center, the appear at top and bottom, red aces appear in repeat
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 25
Bert Allerton The Allerton Move
Killer Klose-Up 18
Bert Allerton Pop Over
The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 145
Bert Allerton, Eugene Burger The Bert Allerton Aspirin Tin Routine photograph of selected card appears on miniature card
Related to The Performance of Close-Up Magic 23
Karl Fulves Bamboozled No. 72, with glued bill flap gaff
Inspired by Self-Working Coin Magic 97
Lawrence Frame (reviewer) The Close Up Magician by Bert Allerton (written by Robert Parrish) Profile (Issue 4) 9
Martin Gardner Double Speller "Surprise Spelling", credited to Gardner
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 22
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Bert Allerton Wild Card Switch double facer with regular card
The Wild Card Kit 4
Jerry Mentzer The Two Card Trick transposition with double-face credit card
Inspired by Magic with Credit Cards 62
Bert Allerton The Allerton Turnover wild card move, Hofzinser
Profile (Issue 8) 2
Bob Farmer Jazz Pieces/Body and Soul two giant card cut into four pieces, two pieces transpose, then oil and water phase with the 4&4, Jazz Aces with the pieces
Inspired by Card File 25
Marty Kane Zip Code Pip Mode selection found on total of added values of several cards
Inspired byRelated to The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 58) 1110
Karl Fulves Riffle Stab stabbing a card in deck while riffling it on table with other hand, real estimation, see page 97 for more comments
Inspired by Setting Up Exercises 43
Michael Close The Card Stab stabbing to any named card, memorized deck
Inspired by Workers Number 5 154
Harry Riser Hornswoggled Revisited with gaffed bill
Inspired by The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 233
Bert Allerton, Ken Krenzel Stabbing to Any Named Card deck wrapped in napkin
Ingenuities 173
Marty Kane Magic with Added Zip
Inspired byRelated to The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1453
Bert Allerton Wind Up the Deck Gag riffling sound
Mechanical Deck 14
Bert Allerton The Wave Cut
Card College - Volume 4 1016
Bert Allerton Surprise Spelling two cards spelled to, second card shows up reversed
Related to Card College — Volume 4 1040
Marty Kane Why 2K? with story presentation, Twos and Kings appear as a kicker
Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 123
Bert Allerton The Allerton Change
Related to Card College — Volume 4 815
Marty Kane Fraps on Craps
Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 78
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Concealed Allerton Control CAC
card controlled to near top while apparently turned over in middle of deck
Inspired byAlso published here Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 8
Bert Allerton Streamliner with eighteen cards
Also published here 7-7-7 19
Bruce Cervon Streamliner II
  • An Extra Idea
Inspired by 7-7-7 26
Bruce Cervon Mental Streamliner
Inspired by 7-7-7 79
Martin Gardner, Hubert Lambert, Bert Allerton, Karl Fulves Two Deck Criss Cross
Inspired byRelated to
  • Hugard's Magic Monthly, May 1950
Prolix (Issue 9) 601
Dr. Stanley Jaks Reincarnation signed piece of paper is burnt and later found in nest of envelopes, with ideas by Bert Allerton
Also published here The Incredible Dr. Jaks 219
T. Page Wright, Bert Allerton Wright / Allerton Change brief
Notes de Conférence 1 22
Bob Farmer The Phoenix 1949 reprinted with commentary
The Phoenix #168 - Ten Card Deal
  • Vernon and the Mexican Gambler
  • Presentation
  • Jonah On Top
  • Jonah On Bottom
  • Jonah Second From Top
  • Spectator Second Deals
  • Spectator Shuffles
  • Ace As Jonah On Top
  • Credits
The Phoenix #170 - Ten Card Deal P.S.
  • Martin Gardner
  • Ed Marlo
  • Bert Allerton
  • Biddle Move
Also published here The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 13
Paul LePaul, Bert Allerton LePaul Stack of Envelopes
Related to The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 119
Bert Allerton Allerton Double Lift snapped over right first and second fingers
Also published here The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 51
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch left thumb drags top card back
Gagnon Unfiltered 233
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch
Gagnon Unfiltered 315