52 entries in Paper / Add-a-Number Pad
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Suggestion und Hypnose explanation of the effect
Related to July 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Geisterschrift à la Conradi numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover
Related to Oct. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 61
Unknown Das spiritistische Schreibmedium numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover
Related to Nov. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 75
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
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 103
Unknown b) Der Notizblock add-a-number pad, clever design, same method as in Conradi's Zauberspiegel
Related to 1902 Moderne Magie 150
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
Nov. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 169
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das Geheimnis der Uhr. No. 11, pocket watch placed under silk, contains prediction of name, selected card and total of numbers
1926 Magische Miniaturen 39
David Allison Addition Subterfuge switch of paper before addition
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 666
Unknown Mystery of the Traveling Numbers four random numbers are added, sum appears on paper
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 179
C. A. George Newmann "Super-Divino" Sealed Letter Test numbers added, magician devines total
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 163
Unknown Add-A-Number Pad tunrover
1949 It Must Be Mindreading 39
Dick Jarrow Number Prediction as Richard Jarrow, add-a-number pad with spiral book
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 40
Dr. Conrad, Wanda Musical Telepathy with Add-A-Number divination with band, medium whispers chosen song
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 7
Tony Corinda (5) Astrnomical add a number prediction, serial number of a bill
1958 Predictions 109
Alan Stuart Dictionary Mind Reading prediction of word in book, add-a-number pad
1969 Entertaining Mental Miracles 8
Al Baker Spirit Sum flap slate
July 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 430
Richard Lyn Add-A-Brain slips with ESP symbols, ESP card and paper are selected, symbols match
1973 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 77) 383
Dr. E. Raymond Carlyle Mind Warp! add-a-number pad, clever handling
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 121) 603
Dr. E. Raymond Carlyle No-Touch Sealed Prediction mailed prediction, color, card, number, and vague headline
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 137) 681
Burling Hull Volta's Master Bok Test Mystery several two-digit numbers on paper, cut out, two pieces chosen and all digits added, first sentence on that page divined
1976 The Amazing World of Mentalism 67
Carl Herron Phenomenon! triple prediction of number, coins and card, presentation idea
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 151) 753
Unknown Add-a-Number Pad turn over
1977 The Green Book of Mentalism 11
Richard Lyn Flip-Flop! subtleties fro add-a-number theme
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 178) 888
Frederick M. Shields Jaws add-a-number with business cards held by bulldog clip
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 179) 892
Bob Haines Mental Lock spectator divine secret number of combination lock, spectator's wallet and keys locked inside the box
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 193) 963
Philip T. Goldstein Green Bells of Hell different colors are noted down by different people, one color is selected, prediction
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 209) 1041
Al Mann Panoramas of Thought six cards are written on a pad by different spectators, three spectator select a card, three of the written cards are chosen, they correspond with the selections
1978 The Tesseract 5
Bobby Hughes Pocket Pad gaffing, marking and using a spiral-bound pad for Pseudo Psychometry, predictions and add-a-number
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 210) 1048
Leslie Anderson Time Warp numbers are noted and one selected, matches set time by spectator on watch
Variations 1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 246) 1227
Philip T. Goldstein Karma photo prediction of chosen car color and license plate number
Related to 1980 The Violet Book of Mentalism 9
Dick Zimmerman The October Man four numbers are written on a pad and added, total appears on calculator held in plastic bag
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 248) 1237
Leslie Anderson The Pad add-a-number pad, page switched while torn from pad
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 249) 1242
Al Mann The 16-Digit Effect add-a-number pad in secretary-wallet, signed paper
1982 Of Gifts and Talents 12
Philip T. Goldstein Fifthought three numbers added, total predicted on calculator, then chosen digit of this total divined
Inspired by
  • "Five Thoughts Ahead" (Peter Warlock)
1989 A Phil Goldstein Collection 69
C. A. George Newmann Super-Divino Pad
Related to 1989 A Phil Goldstein Collection 70
Paul Hallas A Mental Miracle sum prediction
Related to
  • Fred Barlow's "Mental Prodigies"
  • Will Dexter's "Computer Mind" in "Feature Magic for Mentalists" p. 113
  • Some Total (Larry Becker, 1978)
1990 Mental Mix 10
Karrell Fox Lots'a Lock add-a-number pad to open padlock
1991 Goodies 76
Alexander de Cova 2. Das Wendeblock-Prinzip
  • Die Namensvorhersage (name prediction)
  • Die Zahlenvohersage (number prediction)
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 87
Alexander de Cova Das Transparente Clipboard
  • Die Herstellung es Clipboards
  • Die Zettel
  • Wie das Clipboard arbeitet
  • Die "Klassische" Präparation
  • Methoden, das Deckblatt unbemerkt beiseite zu bringen
  • Die Umschlag-Methode
1994 Secrets No. 1 119
Bob King Out to Lunch Add-a-Number
1996 Five-Star Magic 22
John Riggs Add-A-Riggs sum prediction pinned on back, add-a-number with index cards
1997 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 2) 3
David Oliver Don't Touch numbers added on add-a-number pad, sum predicted
2000 Son of Simon Says! 127
Karl Fulves Add-a-Number Pad Handling
2000 Lost Vampire Secrets 209
David Berglas The Press Club Prediction prediction of an object, a word and a number, plus a knocked over bottle by a spectator and a dried up pen
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 297
Luke Jermay Phone Predicton three cards are predicted and random numbers add up to performers cell phone number
2004 The Coral Fang 32
David Acer Mitosis two spectators each write down sic digit numbers, add them together, calls that number on a phone, turns out to be magician's cellphone number
Also published here 2004 Random Acts of Magic 290
Barrie Richardson Forcing Flip-Pad
Also published here
  • The Magician, Jan. 2006
2011 Curtain Call 217
David Acer Mitosis two spectators each write down sic digit numbers, add them together, calls that number on a phone, turns out to be magician's cellphone number
Also published here 2011 More Power to You 149
Colin McLeod Additional Thoughts spectators write differente pieces of information on a piece of paper, other spectator selects one and information is divined
Inspired by
  • Banachek's "Q&A Pad"
  • Docc Hilford's "Questa"
  • Jeromey Finley's "In the Madhouse"
2014 Divine 116
Jorge "The Jack" Garcia Switching Notepad
2014 Lecture Notes 2014 24
Jorge "The Jack" Garcia Switching Notepad
2015 7 Mysteries of Mentalism 52
Ben Hart Add-A-Number Pad
2020 The Darkest Corners 234