34 entries in Propless / Memory Stunts / List of objects
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Carl L. Curiel Cäsars Riesengedächtnis thirty objects on blank cards memorized in order
Related toAlso published here Jan. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 75
Carl L. Curiel Cäsars Riesengedächtnis second part of explanation
Related to Feb. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 6) 91
C. Wichmann Die natürliche Gedächtniskunst memorizing one hundred objects, mnemonic system
Related to Apr. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 8) 120
Ben-Zur Ben-Zur's Riesengedächtnis two or three hundred cards with numbers distributed, spectators write words on them and read them out, performer remembers all, assistant behind stage writes them down and whispers
Aug. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 2) 30
Carl Willmann Zur Gedächtniskunst
Related to
  • Willmann's Moderne Wunder, p. 223
Oct. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 156
Carl L. Curiel XXI. Das Gedächtnis im kommenden Jahrhundert thirty objects on blank cards memorized in order, two methods
Also published here 1902 Moderne Magie 194
Unknown The Giant Memory ten to fifteen people roll a die, performer remembers all the numbers
1909 The Art of Magic 343
Oswald Rae Miracles of Memory mental arithmetic, and list of words, interesting solution and presentation for the mental arithmetic
1928 Sub Rosa 91
H. Adrian Smith Memorizing a List of Objects
1938 Greater Magic 907
Al Baker Phenomenal Memory
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 231
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley Memory Plus Miracles list of twenty words is memorized by performer, then medium is called, who divines words too, carbon envelope
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 21
Al Baker No-Nomonics linking initals with objects
1949 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 301
Tony Corinda The Amazing Memory Test
  • The First Stage (the system)
  • The Second Stage (connecting the objects to the learned list)
  • The Application of The Amazing Memory System
  • Calling the Objects Back
Also published here 1958 Mnemonics and Mental Systems 61
Tony Corinda The Photographic Memory list of numbers
1958 Mnemonics and Mental Systems 80
Eddie Joseph The Numbered Cards words written on numbered cards
1959 Memory of the Mind 5
Eddie Joseph The Cloak-Room Attendant several objects are borrowed and each person gets a number in return, performer hand objects back to owner
1959 Memory of the Mind 5
Harry Lorayne The Memory Magic Square combination of magic square and memorizing list of random objects
1971 Reputation-Makers 193
Paul Siegel Master Mind
1972 Doorway to Delusion 31
Jack Kent Tillar The Pill! super memory presentation, memory pill, letters, numbers and order of playing cards
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 111) 551
Paul Rylander Word Gauge list of words made on business cards, memory stunt, graphology and prediction in wallet
Also published here 1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 220) 1099
Sam Schwartz Digit Memory No. 93, list of ten objects memorized, spectator names all numbers except one, last one is named by performer, memory stunt, using fingers
Inspired by 1983 Self-Working Number Magic 123
Unknown The Master Memory System No. 85, number association with key words
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 109
Unknown Instant Memory No. 86
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 111
Unknown Double Master No. 87, doubling the number of objects/key words
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 114
Unknown Mind Erasing No. 89, list of objects memorized, spectator names all numbers except one, last one is named by performer, memory stunt, clocking
Variations 1983 Self-Working Number Magic 116
Harlan Tarbell The Tarbell Rapid Memory Act
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 153
Gerald Kosky Der trickhafte Mentalist twenty business cards with numbers and words are returned later to correct persons
Also published here 2000 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 4&5) 148
Tony Griffith Der große Gedächtnistest twenty numbered business cards distributed to spectators, every one names an object, performer recalls all, memory demonstration
2000 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 4&5) 151
Tony Corinda The Amazing Memory Test German translation
Also published here 2000 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 4&5) 151
Paul Rylander Wort und Zahl list of words made on business cards, memory stunt, graphology and prediction in wallet
Also published here 2000 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 4&5) 154
Orville Wayne Meyer Magisches Quadrat & Großer Gedächtnistest combination of magic square routine and list of objects memory demonstration
2000 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 2) 54
Karl Fulves Pick Your Poison objects in a row memorized, presentation with poison via Borgia effect by Oscar Weigle (The Dragon magazine), see p. 93 for method
2003 Off The Books (Issue 6) 89
Karl Fulves Newmismatics memorizing a long row of objects
2007 Word Play 8
Colin McLeod Mesmerised Deck cards are shuffled and numbered from 1 to 52 with a pen, memorized by performer, teaching list of objects
2014 Divine 60