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Shaman Cagliostro's Spectacles spectator puts on special glasses when the cards are spread in front of him, he names all of the selectionsInspired by
  • an idea of DeLands, credit reference on page 191
Related toVariations
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 45) 185
Paul LePaul The Bottom-Deal (Simplified Method) Related toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 90
Paul LePaul A Quadruplicate Mystery four spectators each find their selectionRelated toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 165
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen, Somerset Maugham Grand Guignol thumb is cut with a knife until the performer bleeds, wound is healedVariations The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 126
Frank Garcia Three in a Million two decks, spec and perf select same card and cut off same amount of cardsRelated toVariations Million Dollar Card Secrets 32
Philip T. Goldstein Palm Off Variations Scattershot 11
Paul Harris Hi Ho Silver! coin vanishes and appears under selected card in the deckRelated toVariations SuperMagic 17
Simon Lovell Jack Catch Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 515
Simon Lovell Riffle Two Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 7) 547
Simon Lovell Second Deal easy continuous strike deal Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 7) 547
Fred Robinson Oasis on Bob Read, Doug Alker, Maurice Fogel, Ian Simpson, Paul Daniels, Ken Brooke, Harry Lorayne, Phil Goldstein, Simon Lovell, Kevin Davie Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 6) 531
Simon Lovell Handy Aces selected card disappears between the four Aces and reappears face up in the deckInspired byAlso published here Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 9) 577
Simon Lovell, Ron Wilson Atomic E.S.P. joker changes to selected card, deck vanishes from caseAlso published here Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 614
Allen Okawa Cellophane Surprise torn and restored cellophane at cigarette case, healing process is feltVariations Close-up Entertainer 134
Fred Robinson Oasis Johnny Johnston, Mick Moran, Dave Curtis, Simon Lovell, Ken Brooke Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 10) 742
Simon Lovell Two Faced Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 10) 750
Roy Walton Grown Up Hofzinser four jumbo Aces, suit that matches selection is turned-over and when turned over the jumbo card became the selection and the selection became the AceVariations That Certain Something... 2
Fred Robinson Oasis on Simon Lovell, Tommy Wonder, Brian Barnes Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 638
Fred Robinson Oasis on Gordon Bruce, Roy Walton, Alex Elmsley, Jan Heins, Simon Lovell, Piet Forton, Derek Dingle Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 5) 673
Fred Robinson Oasis on David Berglas, Uri Geller, Walt Lees, Stephan Stamm, Andrew Galloway, Bob Hamilton, Jeff Busby, Phil Goldstein, Kevin Davie, Simon Lovell Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 2) 798
Stephen Tucker Exhibit 'A' four objects in box and also names written on paper, knife is selected and blood is found on blade, murder presentationVariations Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 14
Al Smith (reviewer) Simon Says... by Simon Lovell Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 2) 994
Simon Lovell How to Practice Second Dealing Second to None 6
Simon Lovell Advanced Practise for the Second Deal Second to None 8
Simon Lovell Strike Deals - The Top Sweep Deal Variations Second to None 8
Simon Lovell The Side Sweep Deal Second to None 13
Simon Lovell Scaling Cards from the Strike - Scaling From The Top Sweep Deal
- Scaling From The Side Sweep Deal
Second to None 15
Simon Lovell Dealing Studs from the Strike - Studs From The Top Sweep Deal
- Dealing Studs From The Side Sweep Deal
Second to None 16
Simon Lovell Scaling Cards from the Stud Second to None 17
Simon Lovell A Variation on the Top Sweep Deal Inspired by Second to None 17
Simon Lovell Push Off Second Dealing Second to None 19
Simon Lovell Dealing Pairs (The Double Deal) Second to None 22
Simon Lovell A Simple Push Off Deal Second to None 24
Simon Lovell The Long Stroke Push Off Second to None 25
Simon Lovell Scaled Push Off Deals Second to None 26
Simon Lovell The Specialist Scaled Push Off Second to None 26
Simon Lovell The One Handed Push Off Deal Second to None 27
Simon Lovell A Variation on the One Handed Push Off Second to None 28
Simon Lovell Another Variation on the One Handed Push Off Second to None 28
Simon Lovell Hand to Hand Push Off Dealing without a table to deal on Second to None 29
Simon Lovell Push Off Stud Deals - The Side Sweep Stud Push Off Second to None 30
Simon Lovell The Long Stroke Stud Push Off Second to None 32
Simon Lovell The Specialist Blackjack Stud Push Off Second to None 33
Simon Lovell One Handed Push Off Stud Dealing Second to None 35
Simon Lovell Final Notes on Second Dealing Second to None 36
Simon Lovell Other Second Deals Second to None 37
Simon Lovell Bonus Section - Tricks and Moves chapter intro Second to None 37
Simon Lovell The Weird "Stop" Trick spectator stops at his card, then again later at the very same card Second to None 38
Simon Lovell The Second Deal in Leiu of a Double Lift "Lieu" (sic) Second to None 38
Simon Lovell Double Coincedence "Coincidence" (sic)
two cards end up in same position in two piles, using one-handed second deal
Also published here Second to None 39
Simon Lovell The Ten Card Special Plus number card chosen, top cards dealt, they form a straight and card at value of spectator's card is selection
- The Basic Routine
- The Extended Routine (straight shown first and mixed back in, then as above)
Related to Second to None 40
Simon Lovell Endword Second to None 42
Steve Beam Back to Aces all backs with four cards, one by one they change into acesVariations The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 1) 6
Simon Lovell Preword Second to None 1
Simon Lovell Introduction Second to None 3
Simon Lovell Types of Second Deals Second to None 4
Simon Lovell Myths of the Second Deal Second to None 4
Simon Lovell Your Hands and Cards Second to None 5
Walt Lees Simon Lovell The Best of Close-Up Magic 107
Simon Lovell Simon Lovell's Ambitious Card Routine more everywhere and nowhere routine, card in case finaleAlso published here The Best of Close-Up Magic 107
Simon Lovell Tips on the Fan Force classic force The Best of Close-Up Magic 110
Simon Lovell, Ron Wilson Atomic E.S.P. joker changes to selected card, deck vanishes from caseAlso published here The Best of Close-Up Magic 122
Paul Cummins Counting On It number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selectionRelated toVariations The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 132
Randy Wakeman The Randy Revelation Inspired byVariationsAlso published here Special Effects 116
Ben Harris S.F.U.C. - Super Flip Utility Concept flipping over two cards as once with Super-Flip, upper one is scallop short, with applications:
- A Flash Double-Lift
- A Color Change
- A Stunning Ambitious Card Climax
- A Vanish
Inspired by
  • "Super-Flip" (Ben Harris, New Directions)
Variations
Off the Wall 62
Simon Lovell Bibliography Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 4
Walt Lees Simon Lovell Introduction of the man himself Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 5
Simon Lovell Introduction Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 9
Simon Lovell Thinks Some of Simon's pet hates Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 11
Simon Lovell You And Them Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 13
Simon Lovell Another Departed Point Card placed under spectator's hand from the beginning is the spectator's signed cardInspired byAlso published here Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 15
Simon Lovell Crispy Spectator cuts deck, produces pile of potato crisps. Bag of crisps is opened to find selected card.Inspired by
  • "The Searcher" (Bob Ostin, Magic Mag, vol. 1, no. 3)
Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 21
Simon Lovell Glassy Card Card repeatedly goes under glass, ends with deck appearing under glass (moves explained in section "Glassy Card Extra" on p. 35) Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 27
Simon Lovell The All Seeing Eye Spectator sit on card, magician looks into their mouth to "see" the card and divine itRelated to Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 39
Simon Lovell Stopcut spectator says "stop" at his own card as magician cuts small packets off the deck Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 45
Simon Lovell The Explod-ing Eyeball Rub eyeball, pretend eyeball explodes with creamer packet Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 49
Simon Lovell Centre Tear Tip Divine spectator's name (with tips of handling centre tears) Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 51
Simon Lovell Fingered wrong card under spectator's finger becomes selectionVariations Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 57
Simon Lovell Assassination Three bullet holes appear in a coin after magician feigns assassinating Kennedy - coin then changes into a bullet Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 59
Keith Charnley Chop Wallet Chop Cup style routine with coin and wallet - final production of ten pound note under the walletAlso published here Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 65
Simon Lovell Four Ace Opener Series of color changes between black and red Aces, end with all four Aces on table Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 69
Simon Lovell, Father Cyprian Really Wild Packet of four Jokers change into four Kings one by one Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 77
Simon Lovell Can Can Magician crush soda can under foot instantaneously Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 87
Simon Lovell Jack Catch Sandwich routine where two Jacks are used to pull out selection Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 89
Simon Lovell Squiddle Karate Coin done with cards, but finger is thrust into cards that are thrown in the air, and finger splits a card (selection) Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 93
Simon Lovell, Eric Mason Open Hand Colour Change Related to Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 97
Simon Lovell Tongued Magician puts nail through his tongue, then restores tongueRelated to Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 103
Simon Lovell Multiple Top Change Lovell's handling Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 109
Simon Lovell Chinese Ring in Rat Borrowed ring to matchbox, but has long racist interlude where magician wears fake teeth, pretends to be Chinese and speaks in a stereotypical accent and bad English in order to produce a rat Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 113
Simon Lovell Jazz Magic Some outs and ideas for improvisational magic to locate "freely named" cardRelated to Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 119
Simon Lovell Jazzing After Story Keith Fields helped Simon to do a deck / cigarette pack transposition Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 131
Simon Lovell Tipping How to get tips Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 133
Simon Lovell Endword Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 135
John Bannon Play It Straight (Triumph) ordered suit reversed & distributed as finaleRelated toVariations Impossibilia 1
John Bannon Creased Lightning into fourth or eighth under the deck, also right after convincing controlVariations Impossibilia 45
Aldo Colombini Jumbo airplane is formed with cards, selection is found and four Aces produced as kickerInspired by
  • Ken de Courcy's "Airplane"
Variations
FISM Lecture Notes 14
Simon Lovell The Packed Wallet card to wallet, second phase 51 cards to walletAlso published here The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 48) 875
Simon Lovell The Packed Wallet card to wallet, second phase 51 cards to walletAlso published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 94
Simon Lovell The Push-Off Second Deal - Second Method Roger's Thesaurus 148
Dan Harlan, Simon Lovell From the Labyrinth Simon Lovell on the "why" of magic The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 2) 12
Simon Lovell Another Departed Point VariationsAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 5) 2356
Alex Elmsley Between Your Palms card between spectator's palm turns out to be a later signed selection, using stranger cardVariationsAlso published here
  • Abracadabra, Vol. 13 No. 335, June 28, 1952, p. 361
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 246
Simon Lovell Three Ways presentation for single card locationRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 116
David Acer A Word About the Contributors Rick Bronson, Barry Julien, Simon Lovell, Richard Sanders Natural Selections 11
Steve Beam Leftovers on Tom Gagnon, 4F convention, Wayne Kyzer, Simon Aronson, Drei-Länder-Kongress, Magic Christian, Leo Polacek, Harry Lucas, John Moran, Ron Jeffries, Simon Lovell The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 57) 1100
Simon Lovell Polaroid deck used as camera, selection kind of rises out of deck polaroid style Natural Selections 85
Steve Beam Leftovers on Marty Kane, Jon Racherbaumer, Jim Hyams, Wayne Kyzer, Scott Robinson, Simon Lovell The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 59) 1148
Paul Hallas Apocalypse Variations Or Additions Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 1) 2603
Simon Lovell The "Heartless" Deck whole deck has a large whole in the centerAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 4) 2636
Simon Lovell Fingered Number Three wrong card under spectator's finger, same card shows up reversed in deck and selection is now under fingerInspired byRelated to Simon Says! 22
Simon Lovell Fingered Number Four card to wallet additionRelated to Simon Says! 25
Simon Lovell PalmThinks top card is levered up with left thumb into right hand Simon Says! 25
Simon Lovell Packed Wallet card to wallet, second phase 51 cards to wallet
- Fingered Packed Wallet (as finale to Fingered Number Four)
Related toAlso published here Simon Says! 28
Simon Lovell Another Departed Point two duplicatesAlso published here Simon Says! 33
Simon Lovell Optician's Delight card to behind glasses Simon Says! 37
Simon Lovell Vernonesque Three Way packet stop force with outs Simon Says! 41
Simon Lovell The Gambler's Move Kings and Aces, repeated Simon Says! 43
Simon Lovell Hold The Mayo red Kings in deck, selection appears between them, repeat, then Kings split and then find selection
- Stage One - Butter the Bread!
- Stage Two - Add the Ham
- Stage Three - Hold the Mayo!
Variations Simon Says! 47
Simon Lovell Give Me The Mayo cleaner handling with double backerInspired by Simon Says! 53
Simon Lovell Ambitious Everywhere and Nowhere Also published here Simon Says! 55
Simon Lovell Fanforcethinks Simon Says! 55
Simon Lovell TopChangethinks Simon Says! 57
Simon Lovell HinduShufflethinks as all alike display Simon Says! 59
Simon Lovell Afterthinks addition in which selection is torn and put in case, then it is chosen again and torn card turn out to be Joker Simon Says! 60
Simon Lovell Business Card Giveaway business cards stapled to top indifferent card which is placed in center, it comes back to top and is now selection Simon Says! 62
Simon Lovell SloMo Pass Variations Simon Says! 65
Simon Lovell Capped SloMo Pass bottom cover passInspired by Simon Says! 67
Simon Lovell Challenge Reverse! multiple cards selected and replaced, they all reverse Simon Says! 68
Simon Lovell Gesture Rightening top card of deck secretly reversed, rightened in up-and-down movement Simon Says! 69
Simon Lovell Sleight Of Mouth - Effect Number One card unfolded with tongue in mouth à la Tom Mullica Simon Says! 71
Simon Lovell Super Quick Simey Fold into fourth at deckInspired by Simon Says! 71
Simon Lovell Sleight Of Mouth - Effect Number Two Joker folded up with mouth alone, then unfolded with mouth and it changed into selection
- The Simey Sloppy Card Fold
Simon Says! 75
Simon Lovell Bonus Fold Effect spectator cuts and folded selection happens to be where he cuts Simon Says! 78
Simon Lovell Card In Bottle handkerchief put over deck, bottle appears underneath with signed selection in it Simon Says! 79
Simon Lovell Who Killed Lilly Longlegs? Simon Says! 83
Simon Lovell The Switch deck switch during a non-card trick in pocket Simon Says! 83
Simon Lovell Pushthroughriffleshufflethinks Simon Says! 86
Simon Lovell Outfold indifferent card folded into fourth face outward, changed into back-outward and then into selection, two methods Simon Says! 91
Simon Lovell Sitting Deck Vanish oker changes to selected card, deck vanishes from caseAlso published here Simon Says! 94
Simon Lovell Curryturnoverthinks Simon Says! 96
Simon Lovell Oily Snobs 4&4
- Phase One - Mix and Separate
- Phase Two - Try Harder, Tramps!!
- Phase Three - The Solo Tramps Goes For It!
Related to Simon Says! 98
Simon Lovell The Lemming Ace Exchange four jumbo Aces, suit that matches selection is turned-over and when turned over the jumbo card became the selection and the selection became the AceInspired by Simon Says! 103
Simon Lovell The Squelmsley Count with jumbo cards Simon Says! 103
Simon Lovell Two-Step Top Change card put on deck for a moment Simon Says! 105
Simon Lovell Vanishing Moustache moustache on printing of one of the four Kings vanishes Simon Says! 107
Simon Lovell Oooops! spectator receives four Aces and a Joker, performer has six Aces Simon Says! 109
Simon Lovell Gambler's Flat Palm Addition to top Simon Says! 109
Simon Lovell Simple Double Deal Simon Says! 111
Simon Lovell Impossible Location! spectator stops anywhere and remembers card, later divinedRelated to Simon Says! 113
Simon Lovell Double Trouble two magicians perform in different parts of the room, one cannot find card and other magicians shouts out name, repeated Simon Says! 115
Simon Lovell Hyperpoke first finger penetrates deck of cards and stops at selection Simon Says! 123
Simon Lovell Predicted Bermuda three cards chosen behind back of spectator, same cards reversed in prediction deck, extra deck, ends cleanInspired byVariations Simon Says! 126
Simon Lovell, Michael Austin Blind Date Bermuda spectator pockets three cards behind his back, performer takes another deck and finds the matesInspired by Simon Says! 129
Simon Lovell Kicked! two card placed in deck during deal, next to matching cards, rest of deck turns out blankInspired by
  • "The Kick" (Harry Baron)
Simon Says! 136
Simon Lovell Heartless whole deck has a large whole in the centerRelated toAlso published here Simon Says! 141
Simon Lovell Heartlebox hole also appears in caseRelated to Simon Says! 147
Simon Lovell The World's Only Blue-Backed Double-Faced Card! gag
- Bonus Magicians-Only Gag Number One
- Bonus Magicians-Only Gag Number Two
Simon Says! 149
Simon Lovell Flashburn 2! card lost, coin wrapped in flash paper and put on deck and burned, paper circle under coin has name of selection, selection is torchedInspired by
  • "Meltdown" (Harry Baron & Simon Lovell)
Simon Says! 151
Simon Lovell Three Card Pop three cards appear on three piles à la Jennings RevelationInspired by Simon Says! 157
Simon Lovell The Non-Panoramic Shift straight to bottom in straddle type action Simon Says! 157
Simon Lovell Simon Takes On Le Paul Inspired by Simon Says! 162
Simon Lovell The Turn-Up Multiple Top Change packet turned over on deck, Talazac typeVariations Simon Says! 162
Simon Lovell The Table Spread Multiple Top Change table spread as cover after switchInspired by Simon Says! 166
Simon Lovell Sambitious Card Simon Says! 168
Simon Lovell FLOOP "Finger Loop Double Lift"
double card spun out of center with top half in right-hand end grip
Simon Says! 168
Simon Lovell, Ben Harris Super Flip Variation turnover at end of dribbleInspired by Simon Says! 172
Simon Lovell Bonus FLOOP Color Change double held away from half in left hand with left finger and thumb, other half fanned over it Simon Says! 174
Simon Lovell Spinnup! outjogged card spun around fingers, Jerry Andrus Twirl Simon Says! 176
Simon Lovell Cheats' Honesty Test Aces produced, then they change into Royal FlushInspired by
  • "Radical Aces" (Bill Malone, MUM, Vol. 82 No. 11, Apr. 1993)
Simon Says! 179
Simon Lovell Razahtab Inspired by
  • Baltazar Fuentes Change (see Malone's "Radical Aces", MUM, Vol. 82 No. 11, Apr. 1993)
Simon Says! 180
Simon Lovell The Bottom Deal Related to Simon Says! 181
Simon Lovell Frank's Fave number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selection at chosen number within this packetRelated to Simon Says! 185
Simon Lovell Elmsley Cut Elmsley Ace to King shown and lost, number card chosen, top cards dealt, they form the straight again and card at value of spectator's card is selectionRelated to Simon Says! 190
Simon Lovell The Push-Off Second Deal detailed
- The Side Sweep Stud Push Off
Simon Says! 190
Simon Lovell Double Coincidence two cards end up in same position in two piles
- Bonus Method Number One
- Bonus Method Number Two
Also published here Simon Says! 198
Simon Lovell The One-Handed Push-Off Second Deal Simon Says! 198
Simon Lovell Mini All Backs all backs with deck and small backedInspired by Simon Says! 202
Simon Lovell Countthinks on the Flushtration Count Simon Says! 203
Simon Lovell Coin From Pack large coin appears from between two cards Simon Says! 208
Simon Lovell The Coin-Eating Pack coin put on deck of cards, it vanishesInspired by Simon Says! 212
Simon Lovell Whoops! The Bonus Reproduction coin appears again Simon Says! 213
Simon Lovell Number 1 - Instant Tosheroon coin vanishes from deck and reappears next to selection Simon Says! 214
Simon Lovell Number 2 - Finger Ring Fun finger ring penetrates deck and reappears on finger Simon Says! 214
Simon Lovell Pen Through Tongue fake tongueRelated to Simon Says! 219
Simon Lovell Tongue of War fake tongue flies into audience from mouth Simon Says! 221
Simon Lovell Self-Writing Pen pen writes/moves by itself Simon Says! 222
Simon Lovell Sebastian the Mind-Reading Chicken gag with drawing of chicken and a part that is apparently about to vanish Simon Says! 224
Simon Lovell, Ken Brooke Any Dog Called For! any dog apparently appears under a glass, "puddle" gag Simon Says! 226
Simon Lovell The Nightmare Deck apparently only spectator with special glasses can see large marks on the back Simon Says! 228
Simon Lovell Anyway I Could Know Your Card? (X 2) gag, card is not found
- Anyway Number One
- Anyway Number Two
Simon Says! 230
Simon Lovell Anticadge cigarette removed from cigarette case, case is then restored againInspired by Simon Says! 231
Simon Lovell Cointear coin is torn Simon Says! 234
Simon Lovell The Infamous Submarine Card gag routine in which glass of beer is spilled all over the place as a deck of cards is put inside Simon Says! 236
Simon Lovell Final Simey Words Simon Says! 240
Simon Lovell One Last Piece Of Advice... Simon Says! 242
Simon Lovell The Supra-Selling of the Lemming Man - Selling the Roll Out (four-coin roll-out flourish)
- Selling the Six-Dice Stack
- Grandfather's Beer (beer production from dice stacking cup)
Virtual Foolery 16
Simon Lovell Dedication Simon Says! v
Simon Lovell Thanks to... Simon Says! vi
Simon Lovell, Walt Lees Who Is This Lovell Guy Anyway? Simon Says! xiii
Simon Lovell Introduction Simon Says! xv
Simon Lovell What Is Close-Up Magic? Simon Says! 3
Simon Lovell Approach, Opening, Time Served and the Closing Cheer! - The Table-Hopping Opener
- The Walk-Around Opener
- Lucky You - They've Requested to See You!
- Time Served
- The Closing Cheer
Simon Says! 6
Simon Lovell Comfort Zones - What Are Comfort Zones?
- Invading Comfort Zones
Simon Says! 11
Simon Lovell Routining and Resetting Simon Says! 13
Simon Lovell Top Tip or Not To Tip? Simon Says! 16
Simon Lovell Flukes! Simon Says! 17
Simon Lovell Entertainment and Sleight-Of-Hand! Simon Says! 18
Simon Lovell First Things First... chapter intro Simon Says! 21
Simon Lovell Ferret Filiperoo center of three empty business cards instantly prints itself Natural Selections — Volume II 134
Simon Lovell Introduction Natural Selections — Volume II 7
Simon Lovell Another Restoration of bottle cap Natural Selections — Volume II 34
Simon Lovell Why "Son of Simon Says"? Son of Simon Says! vi
Simon Lovell Acknowledgements Son of Simon Says! ix
Simon Lovell Introduction Son of Simon Says! xiii
Simon Lovell More Thoughts of Chairman Lovell Son of Simon Says! 3
Simon Lovell So, What do you need to learn Sleightwise to be a Magician? Son of Simon Says! 5
Simon Lovell The Mob and the Magi! Son of Simon Says! 6
Simon Lovell Pocket Management Son of Simon Says! 8
Simon Lovell Logic and Thinking Son of Simon Says! 9
Simon Lovell A Quick Word About Bar Magic Son of Simon Says! 10
Simon Lovell The Magic Moment Son of Simon Says! 11
Simon Lovell End Bit Son of Simon Says! 12
Simon Lovell Lovey Dovey Sandwich two selected cards are sandwiched at onceInspired by Son of Simon Says! 15
Simon Lovell Star Trick aircraft is formed with cards, selection is found and matching cards as kickerInspired by Son of Simon Says! 19
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Harry Baron Son of Simon Says! 22
Simon Lovell The Namer back of signed card changes to another back with "Your Signature" written on it Son of Simon Says! 23
Simon Lovell Two Cards and a Glass wrong card becomes right card under glass, John Scarne glass staging
- Fingered Two-and-a-Half (without table)
Also published here
  • "Fingered Number Two" (Simon Lovell, "Club 71" and "The Magic Menu")
Son of Simon Says! 27
Simon Lovell The Murder Mystery four objects in box and also names written on paper, knife is selected and blood is found on blade, murder presentationInspired by Son of Simon Says! 31
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Fred Robinson Son of Simon Says! 36
Simon Lovell Super Play It Straight! wrong suit is turned over, then changes into correct one, or change with two selection, half the deck is double backersInspired byRelated to Son of Simon Says! 37
Simon Lovell Imagination deck held face-up in right-hand end grip, top card change into selection and then back Son of Simon Says! 41
Simon Lovell Backwards Kelly Replacement Jack Birnman? Son of Simon Says! 42
Simon Lovell Collectors 21! Son of Simon Says! 47
Simon Lovell Sidney the Hamster one handed fan that opens and snaps shut again Son of Simon Says! 53
Simon Lovell The Flipster flourish sequence in which the cards are fanned out and closed and secretly displaced, Twisting the Aces application Son of Simon Says! 57
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Eric Mason Son of Simon Says! 62
Simon Lovell Granama spectator's name written on card and turn up with one letter per piece to make anagrams, then restored Son of Simon Says! 63
Simon Lovell Five-and-a-Half! multiple on-handed cut Son of Simon Says! 67
Simon Lovell The Angle of the Dangle as top card is shown, a card is stolen into LTP Son of Simon Says! 73
Simon Lovell Bermuderama spectator choses card behind back, performer does the same, the cards match, uses three deck instead of oneInspired by
  • Juan Tamariz performance
Variations
Son of Simon Says! 77
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Fred Kaps Son of Simon Says! 80
Simon Lovell One Way to Bermuda different presentation, mate turns over in deckInspired by Son of Simon Says! 81
Simon Lovell Blind Man's Bluff spectator finds cards in deck, rest is secretly blank, cards are predictedInspired by Son of Simon Says! 85
Simon Lovell The Wyoming Wobble selected card disappears between the four Aces and reappears face up in the deckAlso published here Son of Simon Says! 99
Simon Lovell Copthinks Son of Simon Says! 100
Simon Lovell Topchangethinks Son of Simon Says! 101
Simon Lovell The Bucket Cull - One Bucket! (single card)
- Several Little Buckets Hanging on a Wall! (multiple cards)
Son of Simon Says! 105
Simon Lovell Bonus Trick - Fourplay card chosen and lost, produced with its mates Son of Simon Says! 110
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Steve Beam Son of Simon Says! 112
Simon Lovell Waiting for God "God" calls on the performer's cell phone and names card and position Son of Simon Says! 113
Simon Lovell Harry's Catnip Principle cat locates card
- Bonus Number One - Free Choice Catnip!
- Bonus Number Two - The Mind Reading Cat (cat locates object)
- Bonus Number Three - Gambling Kitty (cat finds money card in monte, with Guy Hollingworth variation)
Son of Simon Says! 117
Simon Lovell Matchbox Betcha number of matches in matchbox divined, mathematical Son of Simon Says! 121
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on gambler Fast Jack Son of Simon Says! 126
Simon Lovell Two Pieces of Silliness - Teethy "Silly Stunt Number One"
piece of glass bitten out of glass, coin for sound effect
Related to
  • Martin Gardner's Encyclopedia of Impromptu Magic
Son of Simon Says! 131
Simon Lovell Two Pieces of Silliness - Cancan "Silly Stunt Number Two"
can is crushed flat in two seconds
Son of Simon Says! 132
Simon Lovell The Texas Chainthumb Massare or Grand Guignol Revisited thumb is cut with a knife until the performer bleeds, wound is healedInspired by Son of Simon Says! 135
Simon Lovell Business Card Flash! blank card tabled, coin on top, flash paper on coin, ignited and card visibly prints, pull into lap, also with playing cardAlso published here
  • video "The Office Animal"
Son of Simon Says! 139
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Cardini Son of Simon Says! 142
Simon Lovell Coins, Dice and Grandfather's Beer! some bar bets, then full glass of beer produced
- Stage One - Selling the Roll Out
- Stage Two - Selling the Six Dice Stack
- Stage Three - Grandfather's Beer
Son of Simon Says! 143
Simon Lovell Imagiro bill folded (?) into animal behind back of performer Son of Simon Says! 149
Simon Lovell Twisted Roses making a rose out of paper napkin Son of Simon Says! 157
Simon Lovell, Keith Charnley Chop Wallet Chop Cup style routine with coin and wallet - final production of ten pound note under the walletAlso published here Son of Simon Says! 163
Simon Lovell The Incredible Card in Dove Number Two! card with torn-off corner to rubber dove, comedy prop extravaganza Son of Simon Says! 171
Simon Lovell Torn Corner Switch Son of Simon Says! 172
Simon Lovell Lobster Watch! broken and restored watch, reappears at performer's wrist, comedy prop extravaganza Son of Simon Says! 175
Simon Lovell Center Tear Son of Simon Says! 178
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Robert Harbin Son of Simon Says! 180
Simon Lovell Ring in Rat comedy prop extravaganza Son of Simon Says! 181
Simon Lovell The Frisk of the Risk! effect done with named card, risky, juke box principle, set-up of often named cards Son of Simon Says! 187
Simon Lovell Endword Son of Simon Says! 193
Simon Lovell Works Cited Son of Simon Says! 197
Simon Lovell, David Acer Twice Removed Two magicians get two spectators to select cards, they each find the wrong card, turns out that the cards have transposed.Variations Random Acts of Magic 180
Simon Lovell, David Acer The Painted Deck Using a card fan, face card is changed twice, then backs of the deck changes to blue from red Random Acts of Magic 184
Simon Lovell Polaroid card slides out of deck as a photo out of a polaroid camera Best of Friends - Volume III 118
Simon Lovell Poked finger is used to stab card out of shower of cards Best of Friends - Volume III 121
Simon Lovell Semi-Switched cards change places while signatures stay put, gaffed Best of Friends - Volume III 125
Tyler Wilson Slacker Spectator and magician both do a trick at the same time for two other spectators, but each performer finds selection of the other spectatorRelated to The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 106
Simon Lovell Splodge card (or photograph) transforms into four coins Best of Friends - Volume III 327
David Acer The Immiscible Eight 4&4, three phases, only first phase is Acer's and is described hereRelated to The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 19
Harry Lorayne Simon Lovell mini bio Best of Friends - Volume III 117
Simon Lovell Fred Robinson The Magic of Fred Robinson 32
Tyler Wilson, David Acer, Simon Lovell Slacker spectator and performer each have a card selected from half deck, they find the other's cardsInspired byRelated to Reinventing the Real 79
Patrick Page The Eye Card Trick card revelation, spectator sits on card and performer looks into his mouthRelated to Magic Page by Page 292
Asi Wind Not-so-Straight Triumph two cards chosen, cards shuffled face-up/face-down, all cards straighten out except first suit in order, then second suit in orderInspired byRelated to Repertoire 129