1958
Written by Tony Corinda
Work of Tony Corinda
24 pages (Stapled), published by Corinda's Magic Studio
Illustrated with drawings
Language: English
45 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page AA Categories
Tony Corinda Different Types of Writers A. Described as "The Swami Gimmick"
B. Described as "C" Type
C. Described as The Band Writer
D. Described as the Overnail Writer
E. Described as an "Adhesive Writer" (Eric Mason's Boon)
F. Described as The Thumbtip Nailwriter
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Tony Corinda Points to Consider with All Types on nail writer
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Tony Corinda How to Use Your Swami Gimmick
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Tony Corinda (a) Getting the Gimmick Into Position For Use swami holdouts, and where to ditch it afterwards
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Tony Corinda (b) How to Handle the Gimmick When It Is On
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Tony Corinda (c) How to Write On - The Right Type of Card
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Tony Corinda (d) How to Hold the Card Before, During and After Writing
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Unknown An Opening Effect of Mentalism number is predicted, written on a card
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Tony Corinda (e) The Technique of Writing
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Tony Corinda (f) The Style of Writing and What to Write
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Tony Corinda Section Two: Special Techniques
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Tony Corinda (a) The Use of Different Colours
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Theodore Annemann (b) The Window Envelope in combination with a swami
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Tony Corinda (c) The Carbon Impression Technique for sealed envelopes, also with "No Carbon Required" paper
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Tony Corinda (d) The Ink Writer
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Tony Corinda (e) Preparation of the Prediction for window envelopes and other swami predictions
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Tony Corinda (f) The Fingernail best length to wear a swami and the treatment of it
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Tony Corinda (g) Alternative Methods of Holding the Card
Related to
  • Frank Chapman and Ralph Read's "20 Stunners with a Nailwriter", 1944
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Tony Corinda (h) The Visible Pencil
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Tony Corinda Section Three: Modesty and Mentalism Mixed exceptional uses of nail writer, Henry Slade, Madam Dis Debar, Carl Franks, Keeler, Chung Ling Soo
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Tony Corinda Conclusion on the nail writer
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Tony Corinda No. 1. The Spectator as the Telepathist spectator receives performer's number figure by figure
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Tony Corinda No. 2. First Variation of the No. 1 Principle spectator receives a thought of name
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Tony Corinda, Burling Hull No. 3. Second Variation of the No. 1 Principle slip of paper is sealed between two pennies, spectator receives a though of date
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Tony Corinda No. 4. Straight to the Point thought of number or amount of change is predicted
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Tony Corinda No. 5. A Stage Trick color, city and date are predicted on three numbered cards
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Tony Corinda No. 6. spectator is selected with ping pong ball, named place is predicted in an envelope
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Tony Corinda No. 7. A Card Trick unknown card is marked with initials of the spectator, who finds that card by coincidence
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Al Baker No. 8. Living and Dead.
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Tony Corinda No. 9. A Close up Quickie date of a coin is predicted
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Tony Corinda No. 10. Two Person Telepathy medium in other room gets a selected word from a book
Inspired by
  • Frank Chapman and Ralph Read's "20 Stunners with a Nailwriter", 1944
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Unknown No. 11. A Mediumistic Effect message from a dead person
Related to
  • Joseph Rinn's " Searchlight of Psychical Research", 1954
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Tony Corinda No. 12. Time and Space, An Informal Effect imaginary trip
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Tony Corinda, Eric Mason No. 13. The Card in Glass card with prediction put in a glass, hole in glass
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Tony Corinda No. 14. The Week Ahead Prediction window envelope in second envelope, sent prediction
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Tony Corinda No. 15. Another Publicity Stunt sent prediction of the name of an audience member
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Aage Darling, Tony Corinda No. 16. The Seven Chairs
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Tony Corinda No. 17. Any Date of the Year two calendars, spectator and performer mark the same date
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Tony Corinda 18. The White Swami writing appears between two slates
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Tony Corinda No. 19. The Sex Detector sent prediction of the sex of a baby
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Tony Corinda No. 20. Headline Predictions
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Tony Corinda No. 21. Topical Effects prediction of sport results
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Tony Corinda No. 22. A First Class Newspaper Test selected word of a newspaper is predicted
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Tony Corinda No. 23. Dartboard Prediction prediction of the total score
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Tony Corinda No. 24. Matches or Cigarettes prediction of the amount of spectator's cigarettes or matches
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Data entered by Lorenz Schär.