44 entries in Bill / Topological Effects
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Max Holden Shrinking Dollar Bill "Thoughts in General", from Linking Ring May 1935
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Monty Crowe Inflation bill passes through another bill when rolled
Also published here 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 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 60) 429
Unknown The Curious Fold bill folded and unfolded, then it is upside down
After the Dessert 5
Jack Chanin Gaglets handling for folded bill that turns upside down
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 96
Unknown The Topsy-Turvy Bill bill is folded and opened, then upside down
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 ans changes into a bill folded like an umbrella
Kornfidentially Yours 15
Andrew Kennedy, Ernest Heldman Boot Bill Fold see also p. 286 for additional ideas by Robert Myerson and Ernest Heldman
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 363) 280
Unknown Folding Money folding bill, upside down
Tricks with Paper 21
Karl Fulves Banked Roll two bills, one on top of the other, rolled up and unrolled, they changed positions
The Magic Book 47
Dan Tong Bill Antics bill from hand to hand, featuring fold so one bill looks like two
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
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17) 326
Mike Bornstein The Elusive President face of president appears on wrong bill
More Money Magic of Mike Bornstein 32
Jon Charles, Mitsunobu Matsuyama Inflation Bite topological puzzle with bill
Inspired by Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 327
Mike Bornstein Stretching a Dollar Bill or How to Make Money Go a Long Way!
More Money Magic of Mike Bornstein 20
Robert E. Neale Stretch a Bill No. 69, shape-changing tube with dollar bill
Inspired byAlso published here Self-Working Paper Magic 120
James Lewis The Mismade Dollar Bill
  • The Torn and Restored Mismade Dollar Bill
  • Turning a Dollar Bill Inside Out
Thinking About Magic 19
Karl Fulves Inverted George "Penny Papers", on the upside down bill fold
S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 2) 35
Unknown Double Your Money No. 11, folding one bill so it looks like two
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
S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 3) 48
Unknown Stretching a Dollar Bill No. 30, bill opens and closes accordion-like, cuts
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 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 5) 74
Joseph K. Schmidt The High Cost of Living folding a single bill so it looks like two
Epoptica (Issue 12) 571
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 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
Self-Working Coin Magic 80
Karl Fulves Change Reaction bill folded in V shape torn apart, each half is a bill
Money Moves 27
Dan Garrett Torn and Quartered Mismade Bill, torn bill to mismade bill, then to normal torn bill restored with tape
Also published here The Minotaur (Vol. 3 No. 4) 12
Alexander de Cova $100 Bill Switch presentation with Topsy Turvy Bill intro
Ein Profi packt aus... 93
Ken Kuroki The Mystery of Width bill kind of unfolds as it is pushed through another bill
Five Times Five - Japan 49
Unknown Zig Zag Bill using a card box for bills
Related to Rigmarole (Issue 2) 20
Karl Fulves Play Dough "Impromptu Money Magic"
variation on the upside-down bill fold with two bills
Rigmarole (Issue 5) 54
Unknown Watch George No. 55, bill folded and unfolded, then it is upside down
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
The Fine Print (Issue 10) 298
Paul Chosse Bar Bill Stunt bill changes into mis-made bill ("quartered bill")
Bar Bill Stunt 2
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)
Bar Bill Stunt 18
Dan Garrett Torn and Quartered Mismade Bill, torn bill to mismade bill, then to normal torn bill restored with tape
Also published here 2002 — The Last Palindrome 7
Karl Fulves Notebook on 9-11-01 and dollar bill fold that shows the attack
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 229
Jay Sankey Cornered Circular hole in bill becomes square hole
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
Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Tricks of the Trade) 45
John Hostler Convoid flap in middle of bill is opened and closed again
Related to 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
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)
Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 16
John Hostler Appendix A: Shirt Folding 101 folding a bill into an origami shirt
Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 65
Daniel Garcia Love Note bill visibly transforms into folded origami finger ring
Something More 30