109 entries in Billet / Readings
  
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Dr. Lynn Dr. Lynn's Second Sight Act dead names written on papers, performer divines some, then a last one from freely chosen billet appears on arm of performer
More Magic 252
Dr. Lynn The Thinkophone name on paper is divined, using changing ladle
Related to More Magic 255
Unknown Der Hellseher question written on billet, answered by performer, impression device with white soap and metal plate
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 140
Unknown Der Hellseher second part of explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 10) 155
Unknown Das Gedankenlesen pseudo muscle-reading used to divine a word written on a piece of paper, impression onto metal tray with soap covered paper
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 28
Al Baker Al Baker's Billet Reading Extraordinary one ahead
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript) 463
Al Baker The Billet Test
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript) 467
Oswald Rae Original Sealed Billet Reading with five billets, two ahead
Between Ourselves 79
Al Baker Al Baker's Billet Mystery three billets, envelopes, including the umbrella move
Related to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 92
Tom Sellers One Man Sealed Message Reading
More Secrets 20
Theodore Annemann Two Papers and a Spectator thumb tip
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 1) 3
Al Baker The Name Is - ! one billet, using a leather book
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 118
Theodore Annemann The Master of the Message using a stooge
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 4) 13
Theodore Annemann A Question and the Answer
Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 20
Theodore Annemann The Modernized Reading for single reading or getting one ahead
Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 9) 34
Ralph W. Read A New Method of Tabulation tip for question and answer reading act
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 46
Theodore Annemann The Telephone Drama name and telephone number are divined
Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 7
Theodore Annemann The Dead Name Test connected to the foregoing routine, name of a dead person is divined

Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 8
Wm. Hewitt The Modern Mindreader several questions put in envelopes
Related to Mental Bargain Effects 2
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Psychic Writing appearing writing on paper card answers question
Related toVariations Mental Bargain Effects 4
Theodore Annemann Psychic Writing Variation appearing writing on paper card answers question
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 91
Bert Reese Bert Reese Secrets Berthold Riess, billet reading information, soft paper
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 140
Newton Hall The Reticent Queen written name is divined by whispering queen, using P&L Metal Card Box
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 151
Audley Walsh Your Fortune, Miss! method to read billet with deck of cards as cover
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 30) 196
Robert Parrish The Ultimate One Man Sealed Message Reading System 1. Collecting the Envelopes
2. Reading the Messages
3. Returning the Card and Envelope
4. Returning the Next to the Last Message
5. Reading the Last Message
You'd be Surprised 22
Theodore Annemann Diabolo Pellet Reading
Greater Magic 881
Unknown The One Ahead System
Greater Magic 883
Wm. Hewitt Modern Mind Reading
Related to Greater Magic 884
Robert Parrish The Phantom President imaginary president is elected, choice divined
Do That Again! 17
Burling Hull, Theodore Annemann New Sheet Reading questions in numbered envelopes answered by medium, Q&A
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 491
Henry Hardin The Finest Sealed Letter Test impression device
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
Theodore Annemann Tip on Q&A Act
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 620
Theodore Annemann A Day of Your Life one spectator writes some things on billets, performer divines all
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 654
William Ruesskamp A New Slant on Pellet Reading switch with hat, billets are numbered
Fast Ones 21
Al Baker The Quick and the Dead living and dead test with reading of dead name
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 265
Joseph Dunninger, Theodore Annemann Gipsies Won't Tell thoughts on the reading act
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 125) 723
Otis Manning The Ghost of a Chance billet switching box, Q&A
Related toVariations The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 137) 781
James G. Thompson Jr. Embers billet in envelope burnt and divined
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 7) 26
James G. Thompson Jr. Duo-Finale three spectators think of something, write it down and seal their thought in an envelope, performer divines all three
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 51) 208
Audley Walsh Your Fortune, Miss! method to switch and read billet with deck of cards as cover
Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 28
Theodore Annemann The Telephone Drama name and telephone number
My Best 279
Jos. Kellar Ghost Eyes cards and billets are put in a bag and read in the darkness
Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 30
John Hamilton Date? Name? triple prediction
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 97) 392
Unknown A "One Man" Mind Reading Act billets are handed out for questions, quastion answer act
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 219
Unknown A Modern Crystal Gazing Act using switching tray
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 224
Anna Eva Fay, Ralph W. Read The Excelsior Mind Reading Act different methods to ascertain information, long discussion of this type of work
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 231
Cyril Marriott Facsimile content from billet is reproduced on a slate
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 103) 415
Mike Trent Okito Goes Mental billet in Okito Box
Related to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 6
Unknown The Three-Billet Test No. 3 three different categories
Variations The Fine Art of Magic 226
Al Baker Al Baker's Envelope Switch window envelopes
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 306
Al Baker Pellet Reading with secret opening and reading method
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 316
Al Baker Pseudo Fortune Telling Séance for "can you tell fortunes?"-situations
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 329
Al Baker Secret Reading of Billets
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 326
Al Baker One-Man Billet Reading
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 413
Bob Somerfeld Supelletive three billet routine, umbrella move
Mind Reader's Digest 15
Milbourne Christopher Special Delivery several names of the members of the audience are noted, one is selected and put in envelope, performer hands envelope to owner
More One Man Mental Magic 8
Dr. Stanley Jaks Billets Deux billet in glass, covered by handkerchief is divined
Also published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 299) 1194
Harold Sterling, Harlan Tarbell Astrological Mindreading Act birthdate reading, billets in envelopes
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 198
Harlan Tarbell Royal Message Reading message written on playing card, using card with window
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 206
Gene "Phantini" Grant A Miracle Mental Routine messages in envelopes reading routine, drawing duplication as climax, blindfolded
Phantini's Lost Book of Mental Secrets 1
Tony Corinda (17) The Use of a Crystal Ball crystal ball as magnifying glass to read billets
Billets 186
Tony Corinda Three Little Questions
Billets 189
Charlie Miller The Great Billet Test spectator writes name on one of several billets, billet and word on it are divined
An Evening with Charlie Miller 38
James G. Thompson Jr. Five to One billets in hat, secret divination and reading
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 353) 239
Dr. Stanley Jaks Billetdeux billet in glass, covered by handkerchief is divined
Also published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 53
Al Koran Birthday Card Trick birthday is divined, center tear
Al Koran's Professional Presentations 29
Al Koran Doodles psychometry with 6 spectators and papers
Variations Al Koran's Professional Presentations 67
Ralph Gironda, Karl Fulves Notes from Underground two billets/spectators, see p. 241 for further reference
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 167
Jules Lenier Instant Fortune-Teller cold reading and answering one question, using cards
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 26) 127
Max Lister Easy Message Reading alcohol to make envelope transparent
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 62
Paul Siegel Test of Lhasa word on billet is divined, burnt with a figurine and story presentation
Doorway to Delusion 15
David Douglas Psychic Empathy different names of audience members are written on paper by performer, one is selected and divined, twist on old principle
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 58) 287
Jack Kent Tillar Impromptu Pseudo-Psychology slips of paper, several spectators write down pieces of information, all billets are correctly allocated, information of last billet is divined
The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 155) 771
Karrell Fox The Shifting Sands of the Sahara white sand on tablet used as presentational ploy to read answer from spectator's palm impression
Clever.... Like a Fox 97
Christopher Rogers Flim-Flam Man! q&a routine
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 217) 1083
Bob Haines Shades of Bert Resse several billets are read with Mann's "The Azonic Force", one ahead
Acidus Plus 9
Karrell Fox "That's What You Think!" several billets in clear box, reading
Another Book 146
Karrell Fox Mind-velope billets mixed in envelope, some held back secretly when others are dumped out
Related to Another Book 152
Thomas Alan Waters Trinkle birthday and zodiac are written on paper and divined
Inspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Scrypt) 186
Al Mann The Essence of Thought Q&A with one sitter, with envelopes
Inspired by Of Gifts and Talents 1
Thomas Alan Waters OManation on the OM Billet Switching Box
Inspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Fynys) 735
Richard Osterlind The Routine mindreading with center tear
The Surrounded Slow-Motion Center Tear 13
Bob Ostin Postmaster words noted on billets, performer divines words on folded billets
The New Talon (Vol. 1 No. 3) 51
Karrell Fox "E.Z.-est-yet" Mindreading billets mixed in envelope, some held back secretly when others are dumped out
Related to My Latest Book 83
Al Mann The Naked Thought prediction and mind reading, one ahead with 3 billets
The Naked Thought 1
Al Mann The Quantum Leap with four cards, one ahead routine with the opener move
The Naked Thought 4
Basil Horwitz Ultimate Challenge Thought and Clairvoyance performer writes date of birth, favorite color and hobby on card and selects a card with a word, all is divined by performer, envelope switch
Related to The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 4 38
Jas Jakutsch The ATAW (Any Time AnyWhere) Triple Test divination of three thoughts, jotted down on a business card
Inspired by
  • Bruce Bernstein's "Telepathy and Clairvoyance" in "Twenty Effects for the Psychic Entertainer"
Completely Mental - Vol. 1 11
Jas Jakutsch JaJa Quadruple Test multiple billet reading, ends with a design duplication
Completely Mental - Vol. 1 21
Jas Jakutsch The QuinBillet Test" AKA "A Kick to the One-A... Head" five billet routine, picture duplication, ends with Telephone Drama
Related to Completely Mental - Vol. 2 20
Paul Curry Smoke Signals card and word written on billets, then burnt and divined
Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 221
Al Baker Thought Transcription several designs on billets, designs are duplicated, thumb tip
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 585
Al Baker Message from Beyond answering of two questions
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 654
Al Baker Pellets and Card Trick cards are written on billets, performer devines cards, short card
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 726
Barrie Richardson A Question is Answered "(With a Business-card Switch)"
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Genii, Aug. 2002
Act Two 264
Barrie Richardson Contact billet routine with two spectators
Act Two 270
Barrie Richardson The Double Billet glimpsing method for folded billet with information written in special places, audience is not aware of what is asked for on billet
VariationsAlso published here
  • Club 71, July 2003
Act Two 275
Barrie Richardson The Devil's Routine billet routine with two spectators
Act Two 287
Jörg Alexander Weber Drei-Namen-Eröffnung three names on billets, pseudo-psychometry, last name divined
Inspired by
  • "Meine Drei-Zettel-Routine" (Carlhorst Meier, Seminar Carlhorst Meier)
ZauberKunstStücke - Band 2 49
Michael Weber Soul Searcher information written on paper pieces is correctly assigned to spectator, torn edges marking
Also published here Knew & Improved 8
Barrie Richardson A Dessert and a First Love billet routine
Inspired byVariations Curtain Call 155
Barrie Richardson The Triangle Peek special fold and billet is squeezed open to glimpse four writings
Inspired byAlso published here
  • The Magician, Jan. 2007
Curtain Call 166
Barrie Richardson Double Deception Billet Routine glimpsing method for folded billet with information written in special places, audience is not aware of what is asked for on billet
Inspired byAlso published here
  • The Magician, July 2006
Curtain Call 170
Michael Weber Soul Searcher information written on paper pieces is correctly assigned to spectator, torn edges marking
Also published here Blackpool Twenty Twelve 13
Alberto de Figueiredo Advinaciones al Cubo word from dictionary, date and drawing are divined
Inspired by Magia Demente 95
Dr. Stanley Jaks Billets Deux billet in glass, covered by handkerchief is divined
Also published here The Incredible Dr. Jaks 105
Philipp Ganglberger B2 - A Billet Routine for the Real World clever constructed billet routine, revelation of several pieces of information of a spectator
Inspired by B2 2
Robert Cassidy, Alexander de Cova Bob Cassidy's Billet Test
Inspired by
  • "The Three Envelope Test" (Bob Cassidy, The Art of Mentalism Vol. 2)
Ultimate Chair Routine 62
Markus Beldig Three-Billet Test
Inspired by
  • "Meine Drei-Zettel-Routine" (Carlhorst Meier, Seminar Carlhorst Meier)
The Florida Notes 2019 10