1974 - 89
Written by Walt Lees, Fred Robinson, Stephen Tucker
Work of Various
1400 pages (Paperback), published by Nick Bolton
Illustrated with drawings
Language: English
1,150 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Issue Year Page AA Categories
Ian Land Correction to Ian Land's Technicolour Departure
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Oct. 1983 1164
Keith Charnley Ring On Stick
Vol. 8 No. 1 Oct. 1983 1165
Douglas Cameron The Flip Switch as a transformation
Vol. 8 No. 1 Oct. 1983 1167
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on magic magazines, Pete Biro
Vol. 8 No. 1 Oct. 1983 1169
Philip T. Goldstein Avanturn four jokers turn into aces
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1172
Brother John Hamman, Philip T. Goldstein Hamman Count variation
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1172
Philip T. Goldstein Avanturn II
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1172
Philip T. Goldstein Avanturn III
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1173
Philip T. Goldstein Avanturn IV
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1173
David Britland (reviewer) Review Of the Martin Nash Lecture (London 1983) Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1174
Stephen Tucker Editorial on Phil Goldstein, David Britland
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1174
Stephen Tucker Under Control Aces are cut to, two selections are found instead of the othe Aces, transposition
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1175
Al Smith Production Move see Al Smith's Perpetual Ginsberg ind "Cards On Demand"
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1176
Barrie Richardson Alphabet Mentalism with scrabble letters, prediction, coincidence and mindreading
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1177
Al Koran, Edward Victor Koran / Victor Number Force see Al Koran's Jackpot Coins
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1177
Dr. Jacob Daley, David Hoy Doc Daley Subterfuge sit down subterfuge for Tossed Out Deck, here with scrabble letters
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1178
Roberto Giobbi, Trevor Lewis, Kurti Freitag The Trevor Lewis Card To Wallet
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1179
Roger Crosthwaite Modified Master Grip
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1180
Paul Hallas, Jerry Sadowitz, Theodore Annemann More Dangerous
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1181
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on having small props (packs small, plays big)
Vol. 8 No. 2 Nov. 1983 1182
Stephen Tucker Editorial on Gay Ljungberg, El Duco, Gentleman Jack
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1186
Walt Lees (reviewer) Tommy Wonder Entertains by Tommy Wonder (written by Jeff Busby) Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1983 1187
Walt Lees (reviewer) Spell-Binder Special No. 3 by Stephen Tucker Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1188
Henrik Specht One More Chance
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1188
Gay Ljungberg Christmas Cards on blank cards, christmas related things appear
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1189
Gentleman Jack Pickpockeyt numbers on poker chips
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1189
Gay Ljungberg Sympathy two decks, coincidence of a card, rainbow deck finish
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1190
Unknown Criss Cross Force
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1190
El Duco Fantastic Elastics
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1191
Stephen Tucker Think with selection and blank cards
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1193
Gentleman Jack Ladies and Gentleman story trick with three cards, male and female toilet signs printed on
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1195
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on Ricky Jay, anecdote of stolen box with audio tapes
Vol. 8 No. 3 Jan. 1984 1196
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) It's Magic by John Aukes Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1200
John Aukes The Four Card Trick
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1200
Stephen Tucker Editorial on John Aukes
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1200
Philip T. Goldstein Short Circuit four blank cards transform into selection
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1201
Shigeo Takagi Takagi Turnover Count
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1201
Roy Walton I'd Give My Right Hand apparently two cards are torn, elmsley count to show it, selection will restore
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1202
Henrik Specht The Kangaroo Spots Ace to Four, spots vanish and appear on a blank card as a Ten spot
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1202
Roberto Giobbi The Joker Folds Up
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1203
Barrie Richardson Pocket Dictionary Book-Tests three people/words
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1205
Stephen Tucker Departure Lounge thought of card appeas between black kings,black kings find two other selections and vanish
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1206
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on Blackpool convention, Wayne Dobson, Val Andrews Bobby Bernard
Vol. 8 No. 4 Feb. 1984 1208
Roy Walton The 229-224 Trick with playing cards
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1212
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Wonder Materials by Tommy Wonder Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1213
Stephen Tucker Editorial on Eric Mason
Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1213
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Paul Harris Video Tape by Paul Harris (written by Martin Breese) Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1214
Alex East The Magician's Name oil and queens, with colored cards, as a kicker the a name appears
Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1215
Henrik Specht The Test Tubec Child
Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1215
Martin Breese, Stephen Tucker The Deluxe Chink Box wooden box with glass plate inside, coin penetrates the glass
Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1216
Roberto Giobbi, Carlhorst Meier The Trojan Deck
Related toAlso published here Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1219
Stephen Tucker The Incomplete Deck behind his back, aspectator puts a card reversed in the middle of the deck, this card is spelled and the selection is found
Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1221
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on magic magazines, Edwin Dawes
Vol. 8 No. 5 Apr. 1984 1222
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Patrick Page's Book On Thumb Tips by Patrick Page Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1226
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) The Art of the Grafter by Walt Lees Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1226
Stephen Tucker Editorial on Tommy Cooper's passing, Pascal Monmoine
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1226
Pascal Monmoine The Domino Effect two cards
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1227
Pascal Monmoine Forceful Revelation
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1228
Pascal Monmoine Card Through the Table from a Distance signed card, spectator lights a piece if pyropaper on the deck, the card flutters beneath the center of the table to the floor
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1229
Pascal Monmoine Shattered! coin trough class
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1230
Pascal Monmoine Chameleon
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1231
Pascal Monmoine The Irresistible Force half forcing deck, pressure fan, variations with predictions
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1232
Unknown Faro Fan
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1232
Pascal Monmoine Card In Pen duplicate, corner
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1233
Pascal Monmoine Brainwave
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1233
Pascal Monmoine I've Seen a Rubber Band magicians joke
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1234
Pascal Monmoine Match Missile building a match missile
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1234
Pascal Monmoine Staircase doubles out of deck with plunger principle
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1235
Pascal Monmoine Ace Cutting magician cuts to the Kings, then they transform into the Aces
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1236
Pascal Monmoine On Flash Thread ideas and gags
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1236
Pascal Monmoine One Way Deck
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1236
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on a street performer, busking
Vol. 8 No. 6 May 1984 1237
Barrie Richardson Do You Wish to Continue? two decks, named card is at the same position
VariationsAlso published here Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1240
Peter Brunning (reviewer) The Card Puzzle by Jon Racherbaumer Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1242
Stephen Tucker Editorial on Stephen Hamilton, Shiv Duggal, Terri Rogers, Walt Lees
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1242
Roberto Giobbi For Susan with four jokers
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1243
Fred Kaps False Display after an elmsley count, the cards are singly turned and dropped on the table, hiding one face/back
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1244
Ian Keable-Elliott (reviewer) Philippe Socrate Lecture by Philippe Socrate Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1245
Roy Walton Rainbow Road with three colors and with rainbow deck variation
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1246
Stephen Tucker A Devil's Dozen ... Plus Two! card location and gag with a blank card and a 15 of diamonds
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1247
Bill Worsley, Archie Palmer Intrigue: 2 back color change, red-blue double backer, see also “Cycle“ by Phil Goldstein
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1248
Roberto Giobbi, Shiv Duggal 1, 2, 3 and 4 Queens a card is selected, three cards produced (Ace, Two, Three) and of them is chosen, the card reverses and changes into the selection, as a kicker the other three mates of the selection are produced
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1248
Roberto Giobbi, Martin A. Nash Three Card Production
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1249
John Aukes Straight and Round cards are shuffled face up into face down, spectator turns over any card/s and the performer locates them
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1250
John Aukes Double Lift With One Card putting a card under top card, slow-motion top change style
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1251
Stephen Tucker Card-Warper off center slit
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1251
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on Fuggi Fuchs, magic olympics, Ricky Jay
Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1984 1253
Roy Walton, Charles Hudson Triple Alliance based on Hudson's “Spelled Prophecy: 2“
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1256
Stephen Tucker Editorial
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1256
Andrew Galloway Vernon's Indicator card is reversed in the deck, an other card is selected and found with the aid of the first one, based on Dai Vernon's "Infallible Indicator" from "Hugard's Magic Monthly 7/1946"
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1258
Roy Walton Sum Trick
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1259
Steven Hamilton Going, Going ... Gone! cards shrink
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1260
Douglas Cameron Devil's Delight
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1261
Shiv Duggal Best Shot
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1263
Unknown Drop Switch
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1263
Stephen Tucker Literally Spelling The Aces four cards instead of Aces, the cards are from an ABC deck and the four cards spell A-C-E-S
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1264
Stephen Tucker Card Switch
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1264
M. B. Grierson Lost Fumbulators joke, pull pants pocket out and showing the elephant "impersonation"
joke with an envelope
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1265
Stephen Tucker I Met A Card that Wasn't There with duplicate, card is put back in case and vanishes from there when spectator finds duplicate
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1266
Alf Goodwin The Maneaters two variations with two cards
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1267
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on Richard Kyall, Eastbourne, Debbie McGee, Paul Daniels, Mike Caveney, Vic Pinto, Bob Little
Vol. 8 No. 8 Oct. 1984 1268
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) The Best Of Close Up by Walt Lees Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1271
Ian Land (reviewer) The Card Puzzle by Jon Racherbaumer Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1271
Stephen Tucker Editorial on Phil Goldstein, Ian Land, Peter Brunning, "Five Knuckle Shuffles" manuscript
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1271
Philip T. Goldstein Tag Team ten cards with 5 famous couples / teams
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1272
Philip T. Goldstein Queens & Water oil and queens variation
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1273
Philip T. Goldstein Stand Up and Be Counting four card transpose one by one with four other cards, designed for stand up
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1273
Philip T. Goldstein Vertical Ghost Count
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1274
Philip T. Goldstein Greetings ideas
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1275
Philip T. Goldstein Eye-Cue based on Peter Warlock's “A Matter Of Design“ from “Methods Of Miracles“, erasable prediction
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1276
Philip T. Goldstein Paper Chase
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1276
Philip T. Goldstein Brackets faces of red cards vanish in the end (blanko) and their backs change as well, see also page 1991 in issue 11
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1277
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on George Orwell, Hofmann books
Vol. 8 No. 9 Jan. 1985 1279
Stephen Tucker Editorial on the Harrogate Eastern Parade, Janet Claire, Philip Theodore, Wayne Dobson, Aldo Colombini
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1283
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) El Duco's Simple Ideas In Magic No. 1 by El Duco Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1284
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Beyond the Black Hole by Ben Harris Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1284
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Prime Hole Card by Ben Harris Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1284
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Needled by Ben Harris Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1284
Stephen Tucker (reviewer) Pen-Note-Tration by Ben Harris Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1284
John Carney Poor Mans Card Manipulation
Related to Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1284
Stephen Tucker, Subir Kumar Dhar Spondulics Plus Mentalism three different coins in the hand, spectator selects one, that or the other coins vanish
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1286
Barrie Richardson Less Is More mixed with the gestalt of the 21 card trick
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1287
Gay Ljungberg Murder Game murder story, spectator choose waepon and murderer, prediction written in a book at the end of a detective story
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1288
Jerry Sadowitz The Trick with No Name selection is sandwiched between the four kings, the five cards transform into the aces and the kings and selection are found in the wallet
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1289
Jerry Sadowitz Face Up Palm Switch
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1289
Ian Land Quaternity
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1290
Ian Land Five Knuckle Shuffles Ace to Four turn over one by one, and every time the reversed card is put on the table, the last card transforms into the selection
Variations Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1290
Edward Marlo Marlo Running Cut Sequence
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1291
Edward Victor Victor Count Variation
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1291
Ian Land One By One (Another One) variation
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1292
El Duco Slow Motion Penetration die under playing card penetrates table and falls into a glass
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1292
Paul Hallas Mexican Spectator Change duplicate
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1293
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on originality, Johnny Hart
Vol. 8 No. 10 May 1985 1294
John Carney, Hiroshi Sawa Hot Slot
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1987
Enrique Carpinetti Introduction to the All-Backs Routine small packet
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1988
Santiago Okiting box with coins on covered glass, coins travel into glass
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1989
Robert Gardner, Walt Lees Reader's Letters letters on "Out of this World"
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1989
Bill Scott Sleeve Ho! multiple phase copper-silver routine
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1992
Unknown Inertia Sleeving
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1992
Bob Read Fred Robinson 1910-1986 - An appreciation
Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1993
Stephen Tucker Class Reunion
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 11 1989 1995
Roger Crosthwaite Faro Follow-Ups one out of four, kicker four-of-a-kind production, Si Stebbins & faros
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 1999
Stephen Tucker Editorial
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 1999
Ananth Viswanathan Will 'O' the Wisp Retrieval retrieval after Will 'O' the Wisp vanish (Bobo) from back of hand
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2000
Richard M. Gamble Gambler's Crimp during one-handed fan
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2001
Stephen Tucker Upper Right impromptu
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2002
Santiago All that Jazz
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2003
David Dinart The One-Second Reversal KM style in middle of deck
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2004
Ricardo Baccarini Materialization Mental card appears under paper
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2005
Unknown The Second Watch Steal by "Keith ???"
Vol. 8 No. 12 1989 2006
Data entered by Lorenz Schär & Denis Behr.