82 entries in Chip
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown Tao Li Tao, The Chinese Mystery wooden chips, odd-colored one moves up in pile
Also published here Later Magic 568
Unknown Tao Li Tao, The Chinese Mystery wooden chips, odd-colored one moves up in pile
Also published here Magical Titbits 13
Charles T. Jordan The Letter-Mailing Mystery No. 7, stack of chips with numbers, set of envelopes, envelope and postage chosen with stack of chips are divined
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 17
Charles T. Jordan The Ubiquitous Poker Chip No. 5, three hats and three red, blue and white chips are distributed, they assemble
Related to
  • "The Patriotic Billard Balls" (Hatton & Plate)
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 12
Tom Sellers The Patriotic Discs three discs of three colors each transpose around in three handkerchiefs
Magical Pleasantries 12
Tom Sellers Touch Counters several counters/chips of different colors in bag, initialed one found by performer
More Secrets 14
Tom Sellers Throbit performer know whether addition result is odd or even, chip divination presentation
More Secrets 18
Unknown The Problem of the Three Poker Chips three chips are pocketed by three spectators, performer divines them
Greater Magic 139
Brainerd Baker Color Waves five chips with dots of different colors, performer removes named color from pocket without looking
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 3) 4
Dr. L. Rothbart X Marks the Spot monte with three blank chips, one has X on one side
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 4) 3
Eddie Joseph "Hitting the Spots" two dice thrown, thrown total matched with chips in performer's hands after hearing total
How Gamblers Win 17
L. Vosburgh Lyons Call It A Puzzle six discs with a different sign on each side are thrown and turned over while spelling a word, then one disc is hidden and performer turns back, he reveals which side is up on the hidden disc
Related toVariations The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 8) 29
Unknown The Chameleon Poker Chips
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 177
Willard J. Smith The Philanthropic Poker Chip seal appears on poker chip, as a pitch, see Sphinx "Victory Poker Chip"
My Best 186
Tommy Dowd Liars! three poker chips with a different stamps on it are selected, one of three spectators has to lie the other two tell the truth, performer knows who has which chip
Inspired by
  • an idea of Jack Vosburgh's "More than a Trick"
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 364
Bob Hummer Hummer Tricks Hummer's Poker Chip Trick: numbered poker chips, magician can divine sum of the numbers on three concealed poker chips
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 111
Stewart James The Count of Monte Carlo total prediction, three digit numbers formed with poker chips
Magic Mine No. 1 7
Stewart James Let the Chips Fall different colored chips placed in three tumblers change places
Magic Mine No. 1 17
Allessandro Number Divination with poker chips, numbered on both sides
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 14
The Amazing Maurice ESP Tumblers chip is placed under any cup, performer divines where
Still More Miracles in Mentalism 18
Al Koran The Gold Medallion prediction of number on medallion
Related toVariations Al Koran's Professional Presentations 11
Jens Korth Roulette chips penetrates table, chink a chink with one jumbo card, color change, shells
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 268
Erhard Liebenow Turnover Drop move for removing the shell
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 277
Erhard Liebenow Baffle Drop
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 278
Paul Swinford Time on my Hands twelve chips with numbers on one side and letters on other side, five color coded control cards (CCCC), clock layout, a chosen number is eventually revealed
Lecture Notes 3
Paul Swinford Poker Chip Chicarnery eight chips with numbers on one side and letters on other side, three counting and spelling tricks with them
  • Spell-A-Number
  • The Widsnorf Mystery
  • The Challenge of Iros
Lecture Notes 4
Sol Stone Changing Chips one-handed exchange of two chips/coins as transformation
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 248
Paul Siegel Color-Ception different colored chips are divined behind back
Doorway to Delusion 8
Glenn G. Gravatt, Al Koran The Antique Medallion
Inspired by Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 58
Unknown Chip Shuffle / Coin Faro flourish
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 390
Joseph M. White Charlatan Chips two poker chips, one chip sticks to hand
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 263
Jerry Mentzer Four Colors Get Together with poker chips on corners of handkerchief and 1 cardboard cover
Close-up Cavalcade 110
Jerry Mentzer Poker Chip Chicanery poker chips produced from handkerchief, a chip changes color, then into silver dollar
Close-up Cavalcade 74
Amedeo Vacca Monte Carlo Chips three chips, X drawn on one, monte routine
Amedeo's Continental Magic 41
Sid Fleischman, Robert "Bob" J. Gunther 'Test' Conditions number on poker chip is divined, in rattle box
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 131) 652
Unknown Psychic Six performer names chosen chip from six chips in bag, then all on table and chosen one is predicted
Another Close-up Cavalcade 149
Alan Shaxon The Jubilee Medallion number appears on medallion
Related to Practical Sorcery 21
Richard Kaufman Doin' It With Poker Chips
The Interlocked Production of Coins 24
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
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 185) 923
Karl Fulves Medallion impromptu method, credit information, card and number predicted
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1125
Jack Kent Tillar Ultimedallion design for Koran Medallion, number actually inscribed
Inspired by The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 208) 1039
John F. Mendoza Interlude III ending for "Interlude II" from Johnson Products
The Book of John 103
Al Koran Chips chips in bowl, some are selected by performer and spectator, relation is predicted
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 219) 1092
Philip T. Goldstein Mister Lucky prediction in envelope, three different-colored chips, two chosen by spectators, Himber wallet
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 220) 1097
Jules Hirsch Ivory Tower stunt with stack of checkers or dice, chip is rolled towards it and one is thrown out
The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1297
Karl Fulves Cheating At Dice on gambling books and a method to short-change casino chips
Interlocutor (Issue 28) 109
David Britland Velleda Variations chips with numbers in a bag, forcing a number, erasable ink
Inspired by The Talon (Issue 3) 25
Burton S. Sperber Chips four poker chips with different colors in performer's pocket, one is selected by spectator and divined, see also p. 1120 for ideas by Orville Meyer
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 223) 1111
Dana Betz The Betz Poker-Roll coin roll-out in which coins are rolled across table
Close-up Entertainer 104
Hans E. Trixer No Fish four red pokcer chips turn black one by one, see reference for a jumbo chip finale
Variations Arcane (Issue 1) 2
Bob Hummer Hummer's Poker Chip Baffle six poker chips with numbers on each side, spectator can turn them while performer's back is turned and then cover three chips, performer names numbers covered
Related toVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 4
Hans E. Trixer No Fish Finale jumbo chip appears
Inspired by Arcane (Issue 2) 21
Paul Swinford, Bob Hummer Silver and Gold various parity effects (six routines) inspired by Bob Hummer's work with numbered chips and small metal cups
Arcane (Issue 2) 17
Wayne Dobson Koran Revisited gimmick to load and add gimmick for Koran Medallion
Related to Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 4) 66
Camilo Vázquez Square Casino Chip Switch Wild Card move
Das Camilo Seminar "81" 4
Camilo Vázquez Transformation of Jeton similar to Ross Bertram's Rubdown, as a transformation of to square casino chips
Das Camilo Seminar "81" 5
Camilo Vázquez Jetons square casino chips, two red and two black change places and transform
Das Camilo Seminar "81" 3
Dennis Marks Grand Strategy color chip chosen by spectator, scrambled cube solved by performer blindfolded, first chosen color then rest, cube really brute-force solved
Also published here The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 277) 1382
Fantasio Fantastic Chip Turnover double sided display
Variations The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 43
Johnny Thompson Polish-ing Koran's Medallion
Inspired by Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 320
Thomas Alan Waters Chronogram Koran medallion with a pocket watch, initials on the watch
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 632
Mitch Williams Chip Off the Old Block large silk appears, poker chips, potatoe chips and brick appear from silk
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 5&6) 24
Unknown The Pivot No. 25, two coins held between fingers, first finger flips it to back, poker chip flourish
Self-Working Coin Magic 37
Ali Bongo Forcieren eines Farb-Chips chips on strings in a bag, to force a color
Ali Bongo 12
Karl Fulves Crossroader poker chips chosen from two cups, high number wins, audience decides who wins in the long run
Swindle & Cheat 23
Karl Fulves Square Numbers columns and rows in magic square as nontransitive set with special properties, applied to chips game
  • The Basic Squares
  • Alien Numbers
  • Twofer
  • Advantage Player
Swindle & Cheat 25
Karl Fulves Threesome percentage game with chips in cups
Swindle & Cheat 41
Dana Betz The Betz Poker-Roll coin roll-out in which coins are rolled across table
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 135
John Graham Let's Go To Las Vegas using poker chips from different casinos
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 3) 2770
Joshua Jay Grandma's Coin Trick Two coin transposition with surprise ending of poker chip production (uses purse)
Inspired byAlso published here A Teen's Routines 39
Joshua Jay Grandma's Coin Trick Two coin transposition with surprise ending of poker chip production (uses purse)
Inspired byAlso published here Magic Atlas 30
Philip T. Goldstein Chipper card at number, four poker chips with numbers, two decks
Variations Flaunting Five Fanciful Formulae 2
Ali Bongo Plane Design six chips with symbols, one is predicted
Lecture Notes - Geneva 2002 10
Karl Fulves Named Dropper four different-colored poker chips in hand, named color vanishes, or named chip vanishes and reappears in stooge's hand
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 226
Darwin Ortiz Gold Medaillon Handling see also p. 105
Inspired by Designing Miracles 86
Trevor Lewis The Medal medal vanishes and appears back in box, idea
Routines Matter 104
Unknown Chip Gyp spectator takes a number of poker chips, rest counted and digits added, some more chips given to other spectators, performer divines how many which spectator has
Prolix (Issue 8) 503
Karl Fulves Poker Chip Gypsy Expansion of Texture type routine with chips
Prolix (Issue 9) 620
Karl Fulves Left or Right "Unexplained"
game with three letter card (L, C, R) and poker chip, winner must be predicted, posed as a problem
Inspired by
  • "LCR Game", marketed item
Prolix (Issue 10) 679
Bob Farmer Fished In And Chips
Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 89
John Guastaferro Chip Off the Old Daley red and black poker chip transpose, then red and black aces placed on top of chips transpose
En Route 63
Johnny Thompson The Koran Medallion credit information, Medallion hanging around performer's neck
Inspired by The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 157