33 entries in Mental Magic / Principles / Fishing
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Oswald Rae Psycho-Analysis performer divines card and thought of name of a spectator by holding his wrist, then spectator divines thought of card from spectator
Sub Rosa 77
Dr. Stanley Jaks Pinned ripped page from magazine is pinned, word is divined, see p. 762 for ideas by Al Baker
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 185) 739
George B. Anderson Palmistry Versus Mindreading playing "Twenty Questions" to get answer, with palm reading
It Must Be Mindreading 13
The Amazing Maurice License Plate Numbers cards with license plate numbers and states, one is selected and performer divines ten digit number and state
Still More Miracles in Mentalism 25
Al Mann Tr-Id board with different designs in different colors, three person select one and draw the design on a board, performer divines designs and colors
Inspired byRelated to Tr-Id 1
Thomas Alan Waters RoTarot tarot card is selected and divined
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychl) 513
Karl Fulves Short Circuiting fishing variation in the "Incredi Test #1"
  • Group Doubling
Inspired by Astrology — The Hidden Force 47
Karl Fulves Jo-Anagrams using anagram principle in divination of mental effect in which one of four girls on postcards is divined or a playing card
Astrology - The Hidden Force 52
Karl Fulves The Silent R fishing variation
Inspired by Astrology — The Hidden Force 53
Karl Fulves The Q Test spectator in another room with list of words and thinks of one, written on slate, repeated several times, not 100%, some words are easily visualized and others are not, concept fishing
Astrology - The Hidden Force 55
Karl Fulves Taking No For An Answer explanation of the (progressive) anagram principle
Astrology - The Hidden Force 6
Sam Schwartz Ars Magna improved fishing for basic anagram principle
Astrology — The Hidden Force 8
Al Mann Random House Mystery dictionary book test over the phone, word from a sentence is selected and looked at in the dictionary, fishing
Phantom Voices 15
Jack Yates Choice twelve objects are put in a bag, two spectators select one each, performer divines both, then from all objects are removed and replaced in the bag, the last one was predicted
Clue and other Mysteries 10
Jack Yates P&S System six geometrical signs in envelopes, divination of selected, back turned in selection process, also possible with word groups
Clue and other Mysteries 28
Edward Bagshawe, Sam Schwartz, Karl Fulves Metalogic No. 77, four coins, each represents a president, one chosen and divined
Self-Working Coin Magic 106
Philip T. Goldstein Concept Fishing
Thavant 10
Anthony Lindan Psychic Compatibility as Anthony linden, number divination
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 49) 892
Jas Jakutsch The "Nod Technique", Body Language and Speed of Response brief, on fishing
Related to Completely Mental — Vol. 1 14
Jas Jakutsch "Understandable Mistakes" brief, fishing letters while doing a progressive anagram
Completely Mental - Vol. 1 14
Jas Jakutsch Negative Cast Statements (NCS) question which can be interpreted in two ways, no + are you?
Completely Mental - Vol. 1 15
Karl Fulves Either-Or how binary principles are used in fishing and coding
Related to Combo II 8
Karl Fulves Penny Machines illustration of "Either-Or" article
Related to Combo II 99
Chuck Hickok Essay #11: Thoughts on Branching Anagrams
Mentalism, Incorporated: Volume Two 92
Dr. Stanley Jaks Pinned ripped page from magazine is pinned, word is divined
Also published here The Incredible Dr. Jaks 203
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"
Divine 116
Michael Weber Contimental - Weber Notes on fishing and progressive/branching anagrams
  • The Informational Transition
  • The Letter Recovery
Inspired by The Black Book of Mentalism 8
Christoph Borer Tarot Deap Out deep sea deck with tarot cards, tossed out deck
21 114
殷欣 (Sion) 暧昧 (Ambiguous) Magician correctly divines spectator's birthdate and astrological sign, propless
Related to 暧昧 12
殷欣 (Sion) 背叛 (Betrayal) Spectator imagines three different coins, places one in pocket, the other two in each hand. Magician divines the specific positions of all three imaginary coins while also detecting if spectator is lying or telling the truth (propless)
暧昧 31
殷欣 (Sion) 馒头羊 Magician correctly divines thought of item from a list of items by the magician
暧昧 76
Bob Farmer Majority Fishing credit information
Related to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 91
Paul Vigil Unwilling Participants how to handle them during fishing sequences
The Doors of Deception 220