67 entries in Billet / Index
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Billet Index
1889 Tricks with Cards 232
Unknown Kunststück à la Cumberland three cards removed by spectators and placed in handkerchief, predicted on three billets in goblet, they travel back into deck, billet index
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 61
Theodore Annemann Nickles on the Brain date of coin is predicted
1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 39
Theodore Annemann The Lady and the Gentleman two card prediction with billet index
Related to 1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 40
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Master Mind two decks, three cards are predicted
1935 Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 16
Theodore Annemann The New Double Telepathy Routine uses the box from Mental Masterpiece + Index, spectator and performer think of a card and try to guess the card of the other
1935 Mental Bargain Effects 7
Theodore Annemann The Original Effect straight card prediction using billet index
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 529
Charles Hopkins 53 - Billet index.
1940 "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 71
Theodore Annemann Lady and Gentleman two card prediction with billet index
Inspired byRelated to 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 529
Theodore Annemann, Walter B. Gibson The Omega Card Prophecy card chosen with dealing procedure, billet index
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 529
Orville Wayne Meyer Twin Prediction partial set-up and ten-card billet index
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 530
Orville Wayne Meyer, Arthur H. Buckley Twin Prediction - The Improved Buckley Method full deck stack and billet index
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 530
Theodore Annemann Ballot Box Divination fifty lotto type counters in revolving ballot box
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 92) 572
Robert Brethen As in a Mirror Darkly billet index on back of cards
Related to 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 76) 501
Don Diavolo, Stuart Towne Tomorrow's Card prediction written, six cards from shuffled deck selected, then one of those, matches prediction, five-billet index
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 116) 686
Theodore Annemann Pocket Prophecies including thoughts on predictions and the pocket index in general, see also p. 818
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 527
Theodore Annemann A Torn Letter paper with letter of alphabet is torn and restored between slates, pocket index
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 147) 819
Unknown Simplex Pocket Index Files
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 146) 818
Franklin V. Taylor, Bruce Elliott "Visible But Unseen" Or " The Pocket Index That Ain't" card prediction, index in deck, switch in hat
Inspired by 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 50) 204
Theodore Annemann The Master Mind stack, billet index
1945 My Best 69
Henry Weisl, Robert Greene Letters of Fire card value burns itself into paper stretched in a frame, paper index on back of cards
Related to Nov. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 6) 166
Cyril Marriott Affinities thought of card and unknown selection in envelope are predicted, with mental masterpiece card case and Pop-Eyed Popper cards
Related to 1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 107) 431
Ronald B. Edwards Box Fight Prediction with bill tube
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 113) 456
Greer Marechal Jr. Coloss-Index ideas for an index, with bigger billets than usual
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 205) 819
Nelson A. Demers Animal, Vegetable and Mineral three big sheets with animals, vegetables and objects, predictions on billets in hat
1952 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1952) 9
Theodore Annemann The Master Mind 14-15 card stack, two decks
1952 Annemann's Buried Treasures 8
Tony Corinda, Patrick Page, Al Baker (6) The Billet Index Patrick Page's Q.5. Pocket Index for billets
Related to
  • "Construction of the Annemann Billet Index" in Annemann's "Practical Mental Magic" p. 79
1958 Predictions 92
Dr. Spencer Thornton Mind Over Mind chosen symbol is predicted in a clip, bulldog clip to switch billet
1958 Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 8
Jon Tremaine, Tony Corinda (7) The Cigarette Packet Pellet Index
1958 Predictions 93
Bobby Bernard Original Close Up Magic. Demonstration Effect. Magic Music. brief, chosen tune on paper cannot be burnt
1958 Magic in Miniature 7
Tony Corinda (10) Mind Over Matter prediction pellet is put on any card, which is the same as prediction
1958 Predictions 114
Tony Corinda (17) The Matchbox Mystery amount of matches are removed, the reminder is predicted
1958 Predictions 121
William P. Miesel A Day at the Races prediction of imaginative horse race
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 11
Punx The 100% Prediction geometrical figure and number are predicted on a billet
1960 Magic of the Mind 5
Gerry Findler Lucky Bag numbers from one to twelve are put in a bag, named numbers are drawn by performer, egg bag with index
1960 Magic of the Mind 72
Henry Durkin Prediction #3,469,897 prediction of named card inside locked tube
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 47
Robert A. Nelson Color Vision Outdone die with different colors placed in box, selected color is predicted, with Nelson Mental Gimic
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 13
Ben Christopher Multiple Out Billet Slate four billets
Apr. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 6) 30
David Kaput TimeCapsule ESP prediction, prediction in two part container
1971 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 25) 123
Jesse J. Langston Jr. ESPecially for You prediction of chosen symbol, bulldog clip to switch billet
1971 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 31) 152
Paul Siegel Tabagie pencil and paper are sealed into envelope, slogan of named cigarette brand appears on paper
1972 Doorway to Delusion 12
Stephen Minch The Lonely One card from the Major Arcana is predicted
1974 The Book of Thoth 20
Philip T. Goldstein Middle Telepathy ESP card, shape and name are divined
1976 The Blue Book of Mentalism 21
Orville Wayne Meyer Psychic Paper chosen ESP symbol appears in chosen color on cigarette paper
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 155) 773
Unknown Cardboard Billet Index
1976 The Blue Book of Mentalism 23
Paul Rylander The Ultra Effect prediction on slip, for five card mental force
Inspired by 1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 169) 841
Unknown Matchbox Index
1976 The Blue Book of Mentalism 23
Danton Voodoo Doll voodoo doll in box, body part is pierced by spectator, five pellets are contacted with lighter and four disappear in a flame, written on the fifth is the selected body part
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 171) 851
Philip T. Goldstein Your Choice prediction of a number between one and six, interesting presentation
1977 The Red Book of Mentalism 13
Philip T. Goldstein Hot Message prediction of chosen ESP symbol, on billet with invisible ink which appears with fire
Inspired by 1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 176) 879
Philip T. Goldstein Odd Man Out! seven poker chips, two have an X on one side, spectator selects three and performer predicts how many marked chips are among them
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 185) 923
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Bingo prediction held with bulldog clip, number on bingo cards
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 221) 1101
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Force Field matching ESP, symbols drawn on paper and rolled up, spectator choses pellets and card with same deisgn
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 214) 1069
Philip T. Goldstein Quindex
1979 The Yellow Book of Mentalism 17
Philip T. Goldstein Modern Dart card is chosen by tossing a dart, five-way
Inspired by 1979 The Yellow Book of Mentalism 18
Basil Horwitz Triple Choice with ESP deck, prediction on billet
1980 The Talon (Issue 6) 73
Thomas Alan Waters No. 2: On the Wired Thought random person phoned, name divined and the person names a year which is divined too, combination of two Annemann effects
Related to 1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 183
Gene "Phantini" Grant The Obedient Mind five cards dealt on table, spectator puts prediction on right card
1981 Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 24
Thomas Alan Waters No. 3: The Prediction Reading for one person, stock answer index to basic questions
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 183
Peter Isaacs Time Capsule prediction of an object on billet in tube
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 289) 1443
Thomas Alan Waters Additional Notes variations and ideas on the switch, pocket writing and indexes
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 184
Thomas Alan Waters Synwitch with Gypsy Witch Fortune Telling Cars
Inspired by
  • Leslie May's "Its On the Cards" in "Pentagram" Vol. 11, No. 6 1957. P. 45.
1985 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Fynys) 739
Peter Warlock Your Fate in a Teacup color, card and word from book predicted on three billets, reprinted from Pentagram Vol. 1 No. 1, 1946
1992 New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 1) 1
Richard Bartram, Jr. Forethunk prediction of a card, billet attached with paper clip
1997 Trephine 79
Richard Bartram, Jr. A Tribute to Hoffman miniature flag on cigarette paper is burnt and restored
1997 Trephine 116
Christoph Borer, Michel Gammenthaler Alhambra prediction of named cigarette brand, words appear on flash paper
Also published here 2000 Anam Cara 9
Christoph Borer, Michel Gammenthaler Alhambra prediction of named cigarette brand, words appear on flash paper
Also published here 2006 Compilation 18