66 entries in Bill / Topological Effects
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Max Holden Shrinking Dollar Bill "Thoughts in General", from Linking Ring May 1935
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Monty Crowe Inflation bill passes through another bill when rolled
Also published here 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 114
Kent Arthur Spurious Pelf "do as i do" sequence with spectator and 5 bills each, selected bill remains upside down
Related to 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 60) 429
Unknown The Curious Fold bill folded and unfolded, then it is upside down
1941 After the Dessert 5
Jack Vosburgh Money Enraptured bill becomes giant bill
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 126) 731
Jack Chanin Gaglets handling for folded bill that turns upside down
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 96
Unknown The Topsy-Turvy Bill bill is folded and opened, then upside down
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 129
Karrell Fox A Bill Collector three bills under handkerchief, performer apparently folds them quickly into a ring, bird and bowtie, fourth bill is pushed in fist and changes into a bill folded like an umbrella
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 15
Andrew Kennedy, Ernest Heldman Boot Bill Fold see also p. 286 for additional ideas by Robert Myerson and Ernest Heldman
1961 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 363) 280
Unknown Folding Money folding bill, upside down
1974 Tricks with Paper 21
Karl Fulves Banked Roll two bills, one on top of the other, rolled up and unrolled, they changed positions
1977 The Magic Book 47
Dan Tong Bill Antics bill from hand to hand, featuring fold so one bill looks like two
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 181
Stephen Tucker This Months Problems posed as problems:
  • removing ink from banknote
  • trick with spectator's finger
  • ESP card prediction
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17) 326
Jon Charles, Mitsunobu Matsuyama Inflation Bite topological puzzle with bill
Inspired by 1984 Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 327
Mike Bornstein Stretching a Dollar Bill or How to Make Money Go a Long Way!
1984 More Money Magic of Mike Bornstein 20
Mike Bornstein The Elusive President face of president appears on wrong bill
1984 More Money Magic of Mike Bornstein 32
Unknown Double Your Money No. 11, folding one bill so it looks like two
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 23
Karl Fulves Moragami No. 2, origami ideas posed as a problem
(A) dollar bill snaps into paper airplane
(B) inner of two bills folds itself into bird
(C) two bills transform into bill rings linked together
(D) dollar bill visibly changes into origami figure selected from cardboards with images/symbols
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 3) 48
Unknown Stretching a Dollar Bill No. 30, bill opens and closes accordion-like, cuts
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 55
Robert E. Neale Bill Tube shape-changing tube from dollar bill, square shape to rectangular shape
Inspired byAlso published here 1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 5) 74
Robert E. Neale Stretch a Bill No. 69, shape-changing tube with dollar bill
Inspired byAlso published here 1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 120
James Lewis The Mismade Dollar Bill
  • The Torn and Restored Mismade Dollar Bill
  • Turning a Dollar Bill Inside Out
1985 Thinking About Magic 19
Karl Fulves Inverted George "Penny Papers", on the upside down bill fold
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 2) 35
Joseph K. Schmidt The High Cost of Living folding a single bill so it looks like two
1987 Epoptica (Issue 12) 571
Karl Fulves Change Reaction bill folded in V shape torn apart, each half is a bill
1989 Money Moves 27
Monty Crowe Five Riser No. 3, two bills are rolled up in perpendicular position, when unrolled, the former bottom bill is now on top, topological
Also published here 1989 Self-Working Coin Magic 4
Karl Fulves Safe Deposit No. 64, one and five dollar bill, fiver vanishes and reappears in box, one folded to look like two bills with fake index
1989 Self-Working Coin Magic 80
Dan Garrett Torn and Quartered Mismade Bill, torn bill to mismade bill, then to normal torn bill restored with tape
Also published here 1991 The Minotaur (Vol. 3 No. 4) 12
Alexander de Cova $100 Bill Switch presentation with Topsy Turvy Bill intro
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 93
Ken Kuroki The Mystery of Width bill kind of unfolds as it is pushed through another bill
1992 Five Times Five - Japan 49
Unknown Zig Zag Bill using a card box for bills
Related to 1993 Rigmarole (Issue 2) 20
Karl Fulves Play Dough "Impromptu Money Magic"
variation on the upside-down bill fold with two bills
1993 Rigmarole (Issue 5) 54
Unknown Watch George No. 55, bill folded and unfolded, then it is upside down
1995 Easy Magic 77
Karl Fulves Jackson Smiles "A near-impromptu bill trick"
bill folded in a way that the facial expression of the head on it changes depending on the viewing angle, with applications:
  • Real or Counterfeit?
  • White House Psychic
  • She Reads His Mind
1999 The Fine Print (Issue 10) 298
Paul Chosse Bar Bill Stunt bill changes into mis-made bill ("quartered bill")
2001 Bar Bill Stunt 2
Marc DeSouza Picasso's Bill stick figure drawn on bill before making it turn into mis-made bill
Also published here 2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 23
Michael Powers, Ron Bauer The Powers' Payoff "Presentation Three", bill changes into "Inverted Dollar" with center upside down
Inspired by
  • "Inverted Dollar" (Mike Powers, Close-Up Variety Pack)
2001 Bar Bill Stunt 18
Karl Fulves Notebook on 9-11-01 and dollar bill fold that shows the attack
2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 229
Dan Garrett Torn and Quartered Mismade Bill, torn bill to mismade bill, then to normal torn bill restored with tape
Also published here 2002 2002 — The Last Palindrome 7
Jay Sankey Cornered Circular hole in bill becomes square hole
2003 Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Tricks of the Trade) 44
Jay Sankey Nothing Moved Circular hole in bill moves into/out of a circle drawn with a Sharpie on the bill
2003 Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Tricks of the Trade) 45
Al Baker Stretched Bill
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 742
Jay Sankey Cornered corner torn off, missing corner changes to other side of bill, it still fits, using $100 Bill Switch
2004 Sankey Unleashed 75
Jay Sankey Geometrick round hole changes into square hole, using $100 Bill Switch
Related to 2004 Sankey Unleashed 77
Jay Sankey Genuine Counterfeit corner torn off piece of white paper, paper changes into bill with missing corner, white corner fits, using $100 Bill Switch
2004 Sankey Unleashed 78
Dan Garrett Torn and Quartered Mismade Bill, torn bill to mismade bill, then to normal torn bill restored with tape
Also published here 2006 Switch 195
Jamy Ian Swiss Quadradical Currency combination routine with bill changes, torn and restored to mis-made bill, borrowed signed bill to wallet
Inspired by
  • "Borrowed Bill Routine" (John Cornelius, 1984 manuscript)
2006 Switch 258
Marc DeSouza Picasso's Bill stick figure drawn on bill before making it turn into mis-made bill
Also published here 2006 Switch 196
Eric A. Maurin Shred of Evidence corner torn off One dollar bill, changed into Five dollar bill and corner still fits
2006 Switch 269
Andrew J. Pinard Autograph Collection borrowed bill signed by performer, turned into mis-made bill and back
Also published here
  • The Magic Menu, Winter 2002, No. 61
2006 Switch 198
Max Maven Wrapper's Delight bill folded, it is then shown to be folded into origami braid
Inspired by
  • "Baffling Bill Braid" (Robert E. Neale, Folding Money Fooling, 1997)
2006 Switch 273
Gregory Wilson Signature Piece borrowed bill signed by performer, turned into mis-made bill and given to spectator
2006 Switch 200
Tony Chapek, Michael Weber, Michael Powers Reversal of Fortune topsy-turvy bill, then picture of George Washington has turned upside down on bill
Related toAlso published here
  • Linking Ring, Aug. 1985
2006 Switch 282
Danny Archer Bill Mis-Made mis-made bill shown, turned into normal bill
2006 Switch 201
Gregory Wilson Faux Flaw presentation for mis-made bill
2006 Switch 292
Lance DeLong The Mis-Made Frog bill folded into frog, when unfolded it is a mis-made bill
2006 Switch 202
Jim Artle Drinker's PSA presentation for mis-made bill
2006 Switch 292
John Lovick Chapter 14: Mis-made Routines intro, credit information
2006 Switch 193
David Gripenwaldt Side Note bill torn in half, restores mis-made but torn edges still match
2006 Switch 204
Michael Ammar, James Lewis On the Mis-made Bill
2006 Switch 194
Jay Sankey Traveling Expenses four holed in dollar bill travel into one corner, using $100 bill switch
Also published here
  • Tricks of the Trade, 1992 notes
2006 Switch 245
John Hostler Convoid flap in middle of bill is opened and closed again
Related to 2016 Magnum Opossum 123
张国洲 Jojo 独一无二的十一元 (The One and Only Eleven Dollar Bill) Dollar coin fused with ten dollar bill, then plucked out again
2017 The Truth 真相 29
John Hostler Kinetogenic Heart spectator initials bill, it magically folds itself into an origami shirt with initials still on it
  • Ala Dingle
  • Ala Crinkle
Related to
  • "Casanova Concept" (Steve Haynes)
2018 Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 16
John Hostler Appendix A: Shirt Folding 101 folding a bill into an origami shirt
2018 Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 65
Daniel Garcia Love Note bill visibly transforms into folded origami finger ring
2018 Something More 30