42 entries in Paper / Envelopes / Marked
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Trance No. 26, four cards removed from thirty-two-card deck and put in envelope, lights out, when lights are back on the names of cards are written on envelope
Variations 1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 70
Oswald Rae The Impossible Possible using a Spirit Box, name of card written down on paper and locked in box, blank card in envelope changes to that card
1926 Between Ourselves 22
R. M. Jamison Bingo-Bonds bill in one of five bills, four spectators can spell the word "Bingo" and get the envelope they arrive at, with a stand
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 25
Paul Curry Ripping, Eh, What! while tearing the envelopes open, used for Annemann's Pseudo Psychometry
Also published here 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 129) 520
Theodore Annemann Envelope Marking Method
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 18
Bob Somerfeld On Second Thought with envelopes
1952 Pieces of Mind 5
Aage Darling Symbol Test spectator selects a ESP card and puts all five cards in envelopes, performer finds correct envelope and divines symbol
1953 I'll Read Your Mind 30
Aage Darling Pin Up Girl Test five men select a picture of a girl and put them in envelopes, medium divines who chose which picture
1953 I'll Read Your Mind 22
Aage Darling Suprema medium does psychometry routine with five objects in envelopes
1953 I'll Read Your Mind 26
Eugene Gloye Fitting the Pieces six cards are chosen and torn in half, each spectator keeps one half and the other is sealed in envelope, performer divines cards in envelope and locates owner of other half, last piece is burnt and card is found restored in envelope
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 42
Dr. Stanley Jaks Eine wunderbare Übereinstimmung four cards in envelopes
Also published here 1961 Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 149
Nathan Stark Dyna-Mental card selected and placed in envelope, placed among other envelopes is found and divined
1972 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 61) 301
Stephen Minch Psychometry Worldly Rampant Pseudo Psychometry with tarot cards
Related to 1974 The Book of Thoth 40
Gerald Kosky PSI-Stebbins three spectator select a ABC card and seal it in an envelope, Alphabet Stebbins
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 189) 943
Al Mann Thoughts Amock Book Test three books, three words are predicted
1977 The Photon Shield 14
Karl Fulves The Lock Mystery three keys and one lock, keys in envelopes, performer divines which envelope contains the fitting key
1977 The Magic Book 129
Larry Becker The Vampire Spell signed card in one of five envelopes, envelopes shuffled and word spelled for times, remaining envelope contains card, vampire presentation
1978 World of Super Mentalism 105
George B. Anderson The Water Witch dowsing rod made of coat-hangers, finding water in a box and pseudo psychometry
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 219) 1091
Thomas Alan Waters Cornered method to mark an envelope
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 137
Neil Somerville Hidden Image pseudo psychometry, ESP cards wrapped with aluminium foil and sealed in envelopes
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 293) 1463
Thomas Alan Waters Branded method to distinguish different envelopes
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 137
Basil Horwitz Challenge Thought a name, color and a symbol are noted on a card and sealed in an envelope, performer returns correct envelopes and then divines content
Related to 1981 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz 49
Thomas Alan Waters Eraser's Edge method to mark an envelope
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 137
Thomas Alan Waters Stampede method to mark an envelope
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 137
Thomas Alan Waters Post Facto method to mark an envelope
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 137
Stephen Tucker, David Britland Adder spectator write numbers on paper in envelope, performer removes some they add up to any named number
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 10) 188
Stephen Tucker Enveloped with instruction sheet, three envelopes
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer)) 29
Piet Forton Der Wunderschlüssel keys in envelopes
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 7
Piet Forton Das Zauberpfeiflein whistle starts to make sounds, different sport results in envelopes, whistle divines only possible one
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 9
Basil Horwitz Challenge Thought, Version II word and symbol written on cards and sealed in envelope, both are divined by performer
Related to 1984 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 2 65
Karl Fulves The Hometown Test No. 20, letters put in paper bag, performer takes them out and divines what's written on them and by whom
Inspired by 1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 40
Basil Horwitz ESP Challenge Mind Control blindfolded, three spectator select an ESP symbol and seal it up, performer hands correct envelope to each spectator, divines symbol and shows correct prediction
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 31
Karl Fulves Behind Closed Doors II No. 45, four or five coins in envelope given to medium in other room who divines the chosen coin, second method
Related to 1995 Easy Magic 64
Ted Lesley Psychokinetic Banknight signed bill in one of four envelopes, several lighters, three envelopes are burnt, envelope with bill remains and last lighter does not work
1997 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1) 10
Basil Horwitz The Super ESP Body Language Test pseudo psychometry with writings and ESP card divination
1997 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 4 66
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Psychic Feedback Plus After envelopes are handed out correctly, ESP sign is divined
1999 Entertaining ESP 6
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Psychic Feedback five spectator select an ESP card and seal them in an envelope, after the envelopes are shuffled the envelopes are returned to the correct owner
1999 Entertaining ESP 5
David Berglas ESPacology multiple prediction routine, six spectators with envelopes stand behind six numbers, one spectator chooses one object among six and puts the rest in an order, selection matches the number, order matches and selection and number was predicted beforehand
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 429
Patrick Page Multiple Revelations six different ways of divination when multiple cards are selected
1. bunch of cards as divined
2. bunch of cards are distributed to several people, cards are divined
3. bunch of card is divined plus an unknown card in pocket
4. selection in bunch of cards is divined
5. prediction of last card of bunch of cards which is turned over (Billy McComb, Ken de Courcy)
6. cards in envelopes are divined
Related to
  • Ken de Courcy's and Billy McComb's "Cabaret Card Divination"
2011 Magic Page by Page 88
Dr. Stanley Jaks A Wonderful Correspondence four cards in envelopes
Also published here 2014 The Incredible Dr. Jaks 100
Jorge "The Jack" Garcia Pseudo Psychometry drawings in envelopes
Inspired by 2015 7 Mysteries of Mentalism 99
Unknown Envelope Marking System
2019 The Florida Notes 2019 21