29 entries in Mental Magic / Principles / Assistant
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Henri Decremps Cadrans Sympathiques two dials with letters, needle is placed on one letter and needle moves by its own on other dial
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 150
Unknown Divination d'un nom expliqué Divination of a name explained
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 82
Unknown Divination du montant d'argent expliqué Divination of an amount of money contained in the purse of a spectator from p. 29 explained
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 78
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIX. Suggestion eines Obolus 1. Ein Autodafé (coin folded in paper vanishes in a flash)
2. Phönix (coin appears in glass, covered with silk)
3. Die wahrsagende Münze (coin in glass jumps, to answer questions, coding systems)
4. Der Karzer (glass and coin are covered with silk and placed inside a box where they vanish)
1902 Moderne Magie 178
Lu Brent A Test for Cigarettes Blindfolded magician able to tell which cigarette was selected apparently by its smoke
Related to 1932 Novel Magic 33
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Memory Plus Miracles list of twenty words is memorized by performer, then medium is called, who divines words too, carbon envelope
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 21
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley The Great Book Test electrical method
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 83
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Impressions that Stick thought divination
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 98
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley It's A Small World spectator marks any place on a globe, prediction, envelope switch behind chair
Variations 1947 Gems of Mental Magic 9
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Projection six spectators write something on a blackboard, everything was predicted in an envelope
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 15
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Pennies, Nickels and Dimes two spectators remove a handful of coins from a bag with pennies, nickels and dimes, performer divines the exact amount of each
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 18
George Sands An Oddity paper slips with numbers on each side are arranged by the spectator
Related to 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 312) 50
Prof. R. J. Hofemann Thought Control spectator can manipulate objects on a table, result is predicted
1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 16
Ned Rutledge, James G. Thompson Jr. Murder, INC. murder game, with ten pieces of information and assistant organizing everything while performer is out of the room
1967 Between Two Minds 38
Lee Henneberry E-Z Book Test one of six books is selected, performer divines book, secret assistant
1969 Entertaining Mental Miracles 6
Robert A. Nelson Mental Magic two routines
  • one of four card is divined, all in pocket, three removed
  • carbon paper impression in magazine, divination of number
1969 Entertaining Mental Miracles 2
John Adams Red, White & Blue Mental Effect with assistant, spectators chose an object in the room while performer waits outside, assistant points to various objects with a wand, eventually performer reveals object, effect is repeated
1969 Entertaining Mental Miracles 3
C. C. Luther Mind Reading DeLuxe billets in box, then burnt, box to switch billets
1969 Entertaining Mental Miracles 4
Paul Siegel Book Thought divination of a word on named page and line
1972 Doorway to Delusion 24
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Poor Man's Prediction Chest bill tube in locked chest, prediction in capsule
Related to 1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 69) 341
Patrick Page X-Ray Eyes coin is placed under cup, performer divines value
1974 Tricks with Coins 50
Edward Marlo Unknown! numbers are named and added, page number missing, torn out in envelope, pegasus
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 139) 691
Bob Haines Any Word in the World... comedy prediction of a word, written attached to dictionary
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 258) 1287
Peter Donello Sherlock Holmes' Mental Clue' prediction of chosen name, location and weapon, clue plot
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 298) 1487
Joseph Ovette Direct Mindreading No. 85, with assistant under table
1983 101 Psychic Tests 24
David Berglas Coincidental Colours brief, same as Coloured Discs
Related to 2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 342
David Berglas Christmas Card Prediction Finale four spectators selected a Christmas card an a gift, four prediction sculptures with names and gifts engraved
Related to 2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 488
David Berglas The Picture Post Challenge slipper was hidden in London, Berglas blindfolded drove by car to the correct location, found the slipper and handed it to the correct owner
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 59
David Berglas Coloured Discs Four spectators select different colored balls from a box and put them in their pockets, then they get a board with a color matrix on one side and numbers on the other. A number is selected and the color matrix faced to the audience, eventually the performer divines the remaining ball in the box, each color and in which pocket it is and when the selected number is counted on the matrix it matches their selection. As a kicker a prediction of the remaining ball is shown
Related to 2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 291