185 entries in Bill / Traveling / Impossible Location
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Unknown L'Ecriture Cachée Dans une Tabatiere, d'où on la Tire, Sans la Toucher, Pour la Faire Trouver Dans une Bougie signed piece of paper is burnt and appears in selected candle, switch with a box, with assistant notes from 1788 mention method for paper to orange and signature duplication
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 24
Unknown The Bill and Lemon Trick
The Art of Magic 329
Tom Sellers Treasury Note and Confetti bill is burned by "accident", reproduced from confetti
Tricks That Work 15
Conrad C. Bush The Lemon and the Dollar see page 99 for improvement by Leo H. Sullivan
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 7) 28
E. D. Wolff Transient Money bill into nest of envelopes, thumb tip
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 8) 32
Jacob Steisal The Itinerant Dollar bill to anything multiple times, erasing last digit
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 85
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Ultra Dollar Bill and Cigarette Effect with method to make two bills with same serial number
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 19
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Dollar Bill and Lemon Routine burnt in envelope, actual same bill found in lemon
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 22
Edward Reese Banana Bill bill to banana
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 225
Geoff Sandersons Security! bill into ring box in wool that's sealed in a glass
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 239
Billy O'Connor The Bill in the Envelope burned bill reappears in empty envelope, number checked
The Magic Annual for 1937 29
Unknown "The Perfect" Lemon and Bill Trick
Greater Magic 771
Unknown A Good Wrinkle for Rolling Bills method for a tight roll for insertion into lemon etc.
Greater Magic 774
Bluey-Bluey The Bill in the Envelope burned in envelope, reproduced from spectator's sleeve
Greater Magic 774
Carl Brema Dollar Bill and Tube Trick Bill Tube
Greater Magic 781
Theodore Annemann The Dollar-Cigarette Challenge bill in cigarette, serial number duplication
The Incorporated Strange Secrets 5
Al Baker Dollar Bill and Cigarette
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 184
Bruce Elliott, Theodore Annemann Not for the Meek bill to roll of life savers, gaffed knife
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 879
Unknown The Dollar Bill in the Cigarette
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 146
Tom Sellers The "T.S." Knife to load an envelope
Magical Mixture 11
Tom Sellers Note in Beer Bottle
Magical Mixture 14
Tom Sellers Borrowed Note in Candle gimmicked knife
Magical Mixture 16
U. F. Grant "Million Dollar" Bill Mystery two bills are torn, one half of each vanish and appear in envelope
Related toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 112
Unknown The Life Safer bill to life safer package used as pull
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 122
Herb Runge Wholly Smokes! routine with cigarette and match, glass of wine appears and disappears under a handkerchief, bill to cigarette
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 70) 284
Lu Brent Bill to Magazine - Letter to Bruce Elliott bill travels between two pages of chosen book or magazine
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 64) 262
Tommy Dowd Half A Buck rolling a cigarette with one hand and putting a bill inside
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 366
Gerald Kosky Dollar Bill in Lemon one half of a bill is burnt, other half found in chosen lemon
My Best 252
Herman L. Weber Namreh's "Electrick" handkerchief and bill are shot into a light bulb, apparatus
My Best 337
R. N. Lee Lit-Switch switch of cigarette with a lighter
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 398
Frank Garcia H2O lit cigarette is dunk into glass of water and then rolled between the hands, transformation into rolled wet bill
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 127) 511
Harvey P. Graham Perfection serial number, free choice of lemon, no switch of bill
Also published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 138) 553
Laurie Ireland A Dollar Bill in Candle Effect in chosen candle
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 12
Felix Korim Sir Felix Korim cigarette switch with ash tray
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 3
U. F. Grant Elmer Eckam description of Eckam's bill in cigarette and cards across, no explanations
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 4
George G. Kaplan, Emil Jarrow The Lemon Trick two bills with similar numbers
The Fine Art of Magic 292
Steve Miaco Tip on Bill in Lemon
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 145) 584
George G. Kaplan The Brema Tube and Bill loading the tube while showing it
The Fine Art of Magic 263
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a rope, see p. 690 for tips and ideas by Hen Fetsch
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 165) 660
Arthur H. Buckley Borrowed Money bill vanishes from envelope, reappears in nest of envelopes, serial number noted (3 made to 8 from consecutive numbers)
Principles and Deceptions 78
Terry Lynn Torn Corner Method bill travels to envelope
Principles and Deceptions 80
Verne Chesbro Half a Butt is Better Than One
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 773
Don Tanner Tanner's Cigarette Change switching a borrowed cigarette for bill in cigarette with match box
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 12
Don Tanner Why the Bill in the Lemon on using different fruit, details for banana
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 4) 13
George Blake Imp-Ossible bill travels from under handkerchief into a bill tube
Related to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 192) 767
George Blake Imp-Aled Brema bill tube with holes, threaded on a needle, bill travels inside
Related to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 771
U. F. Grant The Bill, Egg and Walnut bill travels into nest of egg and walnut, duplicate bill made by cutting two bills in half and joining them together with one half switched
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 6
Don Tanner A Bill Restoration And Transposition borrowed dollar bill burns in a flash and appears in previously empty envelope
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 7) 9
Jack Chanin Jap Jape cigarette and two drawer boxes, bill to cigarette finale
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 194) 776
Al Baker The Bill in the borrowed Lemon gaffed knife
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 430
Don Alan Bill in the Orange
Close-Up Time wit Don Alan 14
Dr. Ben B. Braude Balloon Buster card in on of selected balloon, for magicians, three stooges (!)
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 224) 897
Theodore Annemann The Cigarette and Dollar Bill Again signed bill in cigarette
Annemann's Buried Treasures 2
Yellowstone Tricky Tidbits ideas, gags and puns
  • Joy Buzzer
  • Flexible Glass
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Sucker Silk Vanish
  • Coin in Egg
  • Dancing Hanky
  • Egg Bag Finish
  • Swallowing Wand Gag
  • Stamp Album
  • Diminishing Bills Finale
  • Torn and Restored Paper
  • Floating Bulb
  • Milk in Light Bulb
  • Handkerchief Frame
  • Hat Production
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954)
Karrell Fox Light's Out card to lightbulb, missing corner matches
Kornfidentially Yours 18
Billy McComb An Act for a Lazy Magician complete act
  • Ring on Stick
  • Card through Handkerchief
  • Anti-Gravity Glasses
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Transformation of Handkerchief ("The End" appears)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 4
Don Alan Bill, Lemon and Wrapper part of serial number is written down, featuring a floating burning wrapper
Pretty Sneaky 44
Harvey P. Graham Perfection serial number, free choice of lemon, no switch of bill
Also published here The Best in Magic 63
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a rope
Also published here The Best in Magic 235
Allessandro The Demon Dollar signed bill is placed inside an envelope and burnt, then it bill is found in sealed envelope in performer's pocket
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 12
Dr. Spencer Thornton The Fantastic Bill Transposition bill vanishes from handkerchief and appears inside envelope, using Corinda Billet Pencil
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 15
Tom Sellers Note and the Jar bill travels into sealed jar
Magic of the Mind 14
Bruce Elliott ZIP bill to lighter
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 352) 236
Jack Yeager Dollar Bill in Balloon as John Yeager, torn corner proof
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 35
Harry Mendoza Card and Cigarette only comments, "transposition" with tobacco
The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 55
Eugene Gloye Balled Bill bill into plastic golf ball
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 361) 272
Max Malini Bill in Cigarette
Malini and His Magic 60
Max Malini Bills, Lemon and Egg bill in lemon and bill in egg, bills vanish from handkerchief, with wand
Malini and His Magic 33
Harry Lorayne Double Billemma borrowed bill is torn, one half travels somewhere, then bill is restored
Deck-Sterity 58
Lewis Ganson The Bill Tube folded bill vanishes from under handkerchief and appears in locked tube
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 267
Arnold De Seiver Arnold De Seiver's Routine bill tube routine
Inspired by The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 272
Ace Gorham Hot Money bill to cigarette, torn halves then change to half dollars
HEX! 19
Roger Crosthwaite Note in Cigarette bill is accidentally burnt
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 25
Joseph M. White Let George Do It marked bill travels to box, paper is cut with silhouette of George Washington
HEX! 76
Frederick M. Shields The Bills of Laredo
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 12) 57
Alan Shaxon The Banknote in Walnut bill in walnut in egg in lemon, serial number divination to start
Inspired by My Kind of Magic 37
Roy Johnson Beat the Clock bill in orange with game show presentation
The Roy Johnson Experience 63
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther The Diabolo Bill! signed bill is burnt and appears in sealed tube
The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 31) 151
Vincent Sabatino Bill-Tube Presentation from silk to bill tube
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 271
Vic Perry, Al Koran The Man Called Al Koran apparently by Al Koran, two bills are torn, one half of each vanish and appear in envelope
Related to The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 100) 497
Faucett Ross, Max Malini Bill in Lemon Uses a Malini move to vanish the bill
Magic With Faucett Ross 122
T. Nelson Downs 1. Downs' Banknote in Lemon
Magic With Faucett Ross 176
Unknown Dollar Matches box of matches shown, dollar bill rolled to tube, matches poured out, bill vanishes and reappears from match box
Another Close-up Cavalcade 97
Scotty York, Chuck Smith The Fabulous Red Snapper bill ends up in a snapper
Lecture 29
U. F. Grant Bill in Nest of Envelopes
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 856
Karrell Fox Aw-Shoot! with comedy props
Clever.... Like a Fox 111
Warren Stephens Borrowed Bill and Pen borrowed bill inside pen
Close-up Cavalcade Finale 147
Al Mann Other Uses for the Photon Shield Sealed Envelope for card or bill to envelope
The Photon Shield 6
Gene Marvin Man from the 21st Century story, bill in tube travels back in cash register, bill tube
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 192) 957
Ross Bertram Bertram's Bill in a Cigarette
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 102
Michael O'Rady One for the Money bill and quarter borrowed, two cards selected, money vanishes an reappears rubberbanded and between two selections in wallet
Card Cavalcade Finale 38
Unknown Teleportation No. 28, two bills torn, one half of each travels into envelope
Related to Self-Working Mental Magic 42
Danny Korem The UDT and the Bill and Envelopes Routine bill in envelope mixed with other envelopes, burned, from wallet, pendulum holdout
The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 35
Michael Ammar Signed Bill in Lightbulb
Also published here The Command Performance - Premier Issue 21
Mike Caveney Signed Bill in Cigar
Magicomedy 103
Al Mann One Hundred Clams signed bill is burned and appears restored in an envelope, Al Koran Wallet
The "H" Factor 21
Terri Rogers Spondulics two bills torn, one half of each travels into envelope
Inspired byRelated to The Talon (Issue 7) 97
Derek Dingle Bill in Cigarette thumb tip
The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 135
Derek Dingle Cornered Bill in Cigarette
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 45
Horace Spencer More Recollections of Horace Spencer bill travels from envelope back into till of bar (cheating the bar out of the bill)
Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 3) 1005
William Goldman The Magic Coin bill travels to envelope, with torn corner, coin vanish and production intermezzo
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 11) 202
Paul Gertner Tobacco Road borrowed bill in borrowed cigarette, thumb tip, corner switch
Related to The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 13
Paul Brignall Fagin II bill to cigarette, humorous presentation
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 32) 624
Michael Weber 20th Century Ten borrowed $10 bill appears stapled between two $1 bills
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 34
Edward Marlo Bill, Egg, and Glass bill vanishes and reappears under paper-covered glass, egg appears, vanishes, bill reappears in egg
Arcane (Issue 9) 111
Stephen Tucker Wild two bills are torn, one half of each vanish and appear in envelope and pen
Inspired byRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 31) 603
Ali Bongo Bill in Pumpkin... or Can of Beans or Block of Ice... or Almost Anything! cryptic description, bill is burnt and appears somewhere else
1983 5
Michael Ammar Bill to Cigarette first rolled up bill and cigarette change places, then cigarette vanishes bill changes into cigarette eventually bill is found in cigarette
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 112
Karl Norman Bill in Cigarette
Also published here Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 129
Emil Jarrow, Danny Dew, Richard M. Biow Emil Jarrow's Close-Up Bill in Lemon Stand-Up Version
Close-Up Table Method
Arcane (Issue 12) 154
Thursday Night Group O-pen Sez-a-me bill into pen that it was signed with
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 10) 977
David Ben How Sweet It Is! bill in sugar packet
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 1050
Roger Klause Bill, Book, and Candle bill is accidentaly set on fire, prelude to bill traveling effect, two handlings
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 352
Martin Lewis Bill in Card Bill vanishes, appears sealed inside playing card
Martin's Miracles 55
Karl Fulves X Marks the Spot No. 12, one of four bills vanish and reappears at spot in house chosen by spectator
Self-Working Paper Magic 25
Eric DeCamps Slate of Hand card chosen, name of it appears on one of two ungimmicked small slates, card itself travels between slates
The Magic of Eric DeCamps 26
Karrell Fox "Simplicibill in Cigarette" white tubing as cigarette
For My Next Trick... 117
Terry Seabrooke Burnt Note In Wallet with fire insurance, envelope in wallet
Seabrooke's Book 49
Steve Bryan Steve Bryan Wrties... bill to bill tube, with handkerchief
Gimmick (Issue 2) 9
Richard Sanders Richard Sanders bill vanishes and appears in cap of pen which was lying on the table
Gimmick (Issue 7) 7
John Carney Cup and Bill Routine chop cup routine with bill and coffee cup, lemon appears, bill inside lemon
Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 1
Ron Wilson Flight of the Phoenix finger ring appears around borrowed bill in nest of boxes
Also published here
  • in "Genii" April, 1977
The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 122
Thomas Hierling Bill in Cigarette
First there was a dream 19
Thomas Hierling Bill in Balloondoggy
First there was a dream 25
Gary Kurtz Cigar
Related to Unexplainable Acts 83
Mac King Bill Vanishin' Cigarette Cigarette used as magic wand to vanish a bill - first cigarette vanish to behind the ear, then bill vanish and appear inside the cigarette
Inspired byAlso published here Howdy! I'm Mac King! 4
Steven Hamilton Editorial on Jackie McClements, Chap's Scrapbook, tip for Gary Kurtz's "Cigar"
Related to Profile (Issue 2) 3
Jim Steinmeyer Smoke and Fire signed bill to cigar
Device and Illusion 123
John Carney Fruit Cup chop cup routine with bill and coffee cup, lemon appears, bill inside lemon
Carneycopia 98
Michael Ammar Signed Bill in Light Bulb
Also published here The Magic of Michael Ammar 193
John Carney Calligraphic Cash signed bill changes place with ink cartridge from ball-point pen
Carneycopia 241
Michael Weber 20th-Century Ten borrowed $10 bill appears stapled between two $1 bills
Life Savers 125
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 18
Roger Klause Going South stealing bill out of envelope with slit for Terry Seabrooke's bill to wallet
Roger Klause: In Concert 137
Mac King Stick It in Your Ear corner torn from bill, bill vanished with cigarette and found within
Inspired byAlso published here The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 1) 8
William Goodwin Bill in Cigarette brief
Notes from the Batcave 15
Scotty York The Borrowed Bill in the Borrowed Cigarette clever preparation, missing corner
For Your Eyes Only 72
David Hudspath Thanks for the Tip signed bill in purse, other bill transform into signed bill and latter is found in a second purse
The Minotaur (Vol. 5 No. 4) 12
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 10
Oswald Rae Cigarette and Bill thumb tip
More Greater Magic 1240
Paul Gertner The Bill in Cigarette
Related to Steel and Silver 153
Alexander de Cova Bill in Edding finger tip
Related to Secrets No. 1 114
Paul Gertner The $100 Card in Wallet into envelope, with bill
Steel and Silver 157
Paul Gertner Time is Money "(The $20 Bill in Hourglass)"
Steel and Silver 162
Gene Anderson, Dan Harlan Penned In dollar bill changes into piece of paper and will be found in pen, held by spectator
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 1) 8
Dan Harlan Burnt to the Core burnt bill is found in rope, with handkerchief and pan, rope routine, nightmare, restoration and endless loop
Related to The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 4) 1
Jerry Mentzer Dollar Bill and Sugar Packet sugar from sugar packet vanishes and reappers in hand, bill travels into sugar packet
Close-Up File 55
Karl Norman Bill in the Cigarette
Also published here 40 Years at the Forks 45
Vanni Bossi A Different Version of the Bill in Cigarette corner torn off for identification
Vanni Bossi Lecture Notes 21
T. C. Churchwell Bill Flight bill to bill tube
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 3) 2475
Alexander de Cova Bill in Edding bill to marker pen, finger tip
Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 19
Michael Kaminskas Magic Pills signed bill to metal tin
Miracle Material 77
Joel Givens Tubular Bills bill travels to a straw, missing corner, bill transforms into wrapper
The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 60) 1166
Bram Charles Mintal Photography bill travels into roll of film canister, torn of corner
The Minotaur (Vol. 8 No. 1) 10
Helge Thun TesaBill bill signed and corner torn off, it becomes blank paper, bill now in tape dispenser, signature pulled off (letraline)
7 Close-Up 22
Robert E. Olson Bill in Lemon bill is torn in halves and one part burnt in envelope, other half ends up in lemon
Ultimate Bill in Lemon 2
Paul Alberstat Always Safe bill travels in condom package in wallet
Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 10) 5
Barrie Richardson Bill in Lemon preloaded, torn corner and signature finesses
Also published here
  • "Classic Bill in Lemon" (Club 71, Mayday 1993)
Theater of the Mind 34
Phil Willmarth, Eugene Burger Signed Bill In Matchbox seated at table
Mastering the Art of Magic 47
Christoph Borer, Michel Gammenthaler Zur Post bill in pen, creating two bills with same number
Related toAlso published here Anam Cara 34
Sveroni Der Geldschein im Filzstift signed bill travels to marker which is held by spectator
Related to Kreative Magie 32
Jay Ellis Lemon Aid bill in envelope, in lemon is only a note to look in the wallet
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 264
R. Paul Wilson Blin-Pen piece of signed bill vanishes and appears inside pen
13 28
Ross Bertram Bill In Cigarette loading from thumb tip
Tricks 9
Bill Palmer The Paring Knife of Doom tip for bill in lemon, special knife for spectator to cut lemon safely
2003 U.S. Master Class Notes 26
Wayne Dobson Banana-Drama bill in banana
Dobson's Choice 2 9
David Ben Just Another Packet Trick destroyed bill in sugar packet
Tricks 6
David Ben Restoration Theatre bill in envelope is burned and restored from the ashes
Tricks 109
Alexander de Cova Der Stamperltrick bill travels to shot glass covered with paper
Gambit 18
Christoph Borer Bill in Envelope bill to envelope, serial number verification, creating two bills with same number
Also published here Bisingen 03 15
Ted Lesley, Eckhard Böttcher Light Bulb Spectacular card and other objects travel inside light bulb, card, bill, liquid etc
2003 U.S. Master Class Notes 15
Michael Ammar Bill to Lemon Closer signed bill, lemon in bag
  • Comments
  • Preparing the Lemon
  • Performance
  • Bringing Home the Happy Ending
  • Cutting the Lemon
Related to Bill to Lemon Closer 1
Christoph Borer Bill in Envelope bill to envelope, serial number verification, creating two bills with same number
Related toAlso published here Compilation 21
Roberto Giobbi Bill in Lemon Concentrate analysis of problems
Secret Agenda (Issue June 25) 189
Roberto Giobbi Corner Switch for a Bill
Related to Secret Agenda (Issue May 15) 146
Patrick Page The Burned & Restored Bill in Wallet
Magic Page by Page 175
James Alan Bill in Melon inspired by Emil Jarrow's handling
Seventeen Secrets — Volume 2 6
Jan Logemann Wine-Note (Scheinbar)
bill with corner torn off travels into wine bottle
Stand-Up Fantasies 11
Christoph Borer Geldschein in Zitrone lemon as surprise in paper bag
Related to 21 158
Joaquín Matas, Alberto de Figueiredo Billete a la Lima bill appears in chosen lemon, one of three, with humorous banana gag
A Fuego Lento — Volumen II 283
Andy (The Jerx) Bazillion Dollar Bill Mystery Million Dollar Bill Mystery - one half of a dollar bill teleports into a sealed envelope, the other teleports to France
Inspired by The Jerx 41
Andy (The Jerx) Toxic Shock Bill vanishes and appears in spectator's vagina
The Jerx 275
Harry Lorayne An Impossible Location
JawDroppers! Two 160
Matt Baker Foiled by the Origami Test, Saved by the Lemon Law Presentation idea for the Bill in Lemon routine, with a brief description of the method
The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 116
Yves Carbonnier 5. La carte au Citron card in lemon
Grand Livre de Cartomagie 186