80 entries in Bill / Torn & Restored
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Banknoten "Vorträge von J. N. Hofzinser"
patter for burned and restored borrowed bills
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 3
Unknown The Torn Bank Note with repeat
Related toVariations 1909 The Art of Magic 325
Unknown The Torn Bill
1938 Greater Magic 767
William H. McCaffrey Cut and Restored Bill
1938 Greater Magic 770
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Dollar Cut
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 41) 279
Milbourne Christopher Novel Burned and Restored Bill bill burned on top of plate is found underneath
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 116
Paul LePaul Le Paul's Torn Bill bill torn in half, one half changes to half dollar, restored
Related to 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 126
Joseph H. Fries Big Money torn and restored bill with false explanation
1945 My Best 239
Unknown Indestructible Bill bill soaked in whiskey burns without damage
1949 Over the Coffee Cups 6
Murray Sumner Torn Bill Trick
1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 196) 784
Al Baker The Baker Bill Tear impromptu
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 423
Walter Rollins The Time Machine time machine themed routine
  • small deck changes into large one (Micro Macro)
  • red and blacks separate
  • burnt matches
  • torn and restored bills
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 37
Jeff Haikara Southern Accent torn and restored bill using Confederate money
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 28
Jack Ketch Torn and Restored Bill Ideas with scotch
Related to 1965 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 394) 406
Harry Lorayne Double Billemma borrowed bill is torn, one half travels somewhere, then bill is restored
1967 Deck-Sterity 58
Norman Rhodes Ten Shilling Note Trick bill is burnt then found in an envelope (bank night interlude)
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 14
Jack Chanin Money Mastery borrowed bill, restoration in spectator's hand
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 141
Unknown, Juan Tamariz Billete Roto y Recompuesto corner from bill torn and restored, classic method and sleight variation
1975 Magia en el Bar 116
Unknown Seeing is Believing Bill Tear with gaff, includes variations
Variations 1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 158
Jim Ryan The Bill Tear bill is folded and torn up
Also published here 1977 Lecture Notes Bar Magic 9
Unknown No Gaff Bill Tear
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 169
David Carré Assemblage
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 6) 361
Ross Bertram Bertram's Bill Tear
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 105
John Carney Torn and Restored Goat three borrowed bills are torn up and restored
1979 Conjuror's Journal 11
Jim Ryan Bill Tear bill is folded and torn up
Also published here Mar. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 175
Mike Bornstein Bill-Vedere gaffed
Nov. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 11) 415
Jim Ryan The Bill Tear bill is folded and torn up
Also published here 1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 5
Al Mann One Hundred Clams signed bill is burned and appears restored in an envelope, Al Koran Wallet
1981 The "H" Factor 21
Patrick Page The Torn and Restored Note
1984 Book of Thumb Tips 12
Steve Dusheck Dusheck's Dollar convincing cut and restored bill
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 119
Slydini, Jack Chanin Rip-It Redux
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 326
Danny Korem Tactile Healer inspired by Jack Chanin's "Rip-It"
1985 Korem without Limits 115
Jonny Hirose Rip-It Revolutionized
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 370
Max Londono After Max illusion of tearing the bill in half, with sound
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 2) 23
Karl Fulves Torn Bill Notes
Related to 1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 2) 26
Randy Wakeman, Jim Ryan Ryan Bill Tear Re-Visited
Variations 1985 Formula One Close-Up 26
James Lewis The Mismade Dollar Bill
  • The Torn and Restored Mismade Dollar Bill
  • Turning a Dollar Bill Inside Out
1985 Thinking About Magic 19
Terry Seabrooke Half and Half dollar torn in half and rolled up to two balls, restoration
1986 Seabrooke's Book 88
Thomas Hierling Können Sie auch...?! ten to hundred bill change, then borrowed bill torn and restored with tape all over it
1987 New Wave Close-Up 63
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Seventy-Five Persent corner torn off borrowed bill changes into quarter coin, bill folded in spectator's hand, quarter pushed in hand and bill is restored, see also p. xi at back of book
1987 When Creators Collide... 23
Randy Wakeman, Jim Ryan Bill Tear Clarified better description
Inspired by 1987 Special Effects 55
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders One-Bill Wonder using only single bill, torn in two pieces, both pieces put in one hand one by one, the restore
1987 When Creators Collide... 61
Daryl Martinez Twice Torn Bill torn and restored bill, repeated
Related to 1988 Daryl does Den Haag 5
Gerald Deutsch Billt to Last torn in Two Pieces
Aug. 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 8) 1817
Roger Klause The Torn & Restored Bill using $100.00 Bill Change
Related to 1991 Roger Klause: In Concert 57
Roger Klause Going South stealing bill out of envelope with slit for Terry Seabrooke's bill to wallet
1991 Roger Klause: In Concert 137
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
Hiroyuki Sakai Invisible Slit bill covered with a little piece of paper is cut with a knife and restored
1992 The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 3) 1
Marvin Leventhal Shake Your Money Maker money maker routine, bill is shredded and piece put in envelope where it restores
1992 The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 4) 12
Tony Baronio Hole Restoration silvery disk gaff on bill
1992 Dusheck's Card Magic 23
Unknown Zig Zag Bill using a card box for bills
Related to 1993 Rigmarole (Issue 2) 20
Steve Dusheck Dusheck's Dollar Punch holes punched in folded Dollar bill, bill is eventually restored
1993 ca. The Original Dollar Punch 1
Chuck Smith Harvest Time bill torn, two coins produced from pieces, restored
1994 What If? 1
Doug Edwards Triple Bill Restoration with scissors
Mar. 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 3) 2335
Jerry Mentzer Torn and Restored - A Versatile Idea handling the torn pieces
Inspired by 1994 Close-Up File 49
David Regal Ultimate Torn/Restored Bill paper cover
July 1996 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 7) 2668
Curtis Kam Coffee and Dough bill torn and both halves crumbled up for short cups and balls routine, restoration and load of coins
1996 Professional Close-up of Curtis Kam 107
Harry Lorayne Rip-Storation
Aug. 1996 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 8) 2677
David Regal Poor Man's Wallet Dollar bill placed in paper "wallet", cut and restored
1999 Close-Up & Personal 150
David Acer Intangibill finger through bill
Inspired by 1999 Natural Selections — Volume II 18
Aldo Colombini Half Binding bill is torn into two pieces and two balls restore to one bill in spectator's hand
2000 Standing Room Only 8
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
David Ben Just Another Packet Trick destroyed bill in sugar packet
2003 Tricks 6
Jay Sankey Unscrewed Torn and restored borrowed bill where bill is seemingly "unscrewed" and "screwed" back
2003 Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 15
Jay Sankey Unscrewed signed bill is twisted and split apart, then melds back together
2004 Sankey Unleashed 22
Jay Sankey Crocodile Tear torn and restored bill using $100 Bill Switch
Also published here 2004 Sankey Unleashed 72
Axel Hecklau War die Mafia schneller? cut and restored bill, with cutter knife
2004 "Effektiv" 34
Jay Sankey Crocodile Tear torn and restored bill using $100 Bill Switch
Also published here 2006 Switch 238
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
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
Michael Weber Torn & Restored Misunderstanding
2006 Switch 293
Karl Fulves Shred A Bill "Unexplained"
electric shredder that does not shred a bill, application search, posed as a problem
2006 Prolix (Issue 2) 111
David Gripenwaldt Side Note bill torn in half, restores mis-made but torn edges still match
2006 Switch 204
Jack Avis Torn and Restored Banknote
Inspired by
  • Jack Chanin, Genii, 1993
2006 Rara Avis 214
John Lovick Chapter 17: Torn and Restored Routines intro
2006 Switch 235
Unknown Basic Torn and Restored Bill
Related to 2006 Switch 235
Jim Ryan The Bill Tear bill is folded and torn up
2006 Bill to Lemon Closer 5
David Oliver Oliver's Twist on the Tear
2006 Switch 236
Mark Hendrickson Two for Two two One dollar bills torn and restored into Two dollar bill
2006 Switch 237
Slydini Paper Money torn paper pieces change into bill, thumb tip steal subtlety
2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 390