555 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Transformation
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To convert or transubstantiate monie into counters, or counters into monie shuttle pass as transformation
1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 184
Unknown A notable tricke to transforme a counter to a groat double sided coin glued from two filed down coins, another thin cover disc stuck onto it with wax to show both sides of coin (pre-shell), then disc stolen away and coin changes cleanly in one hand
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 185
Unknown To transforme anie one small thing into anie other forme by folding of paper Buddha papers, with paper or handkerchief, standard back-to-back paper method and ungaffed method
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVI) 187
Unknown A notable trick to transform a Counter into a Groat double sided coin glued from two filed down coins, another thin cover disc stuck onto it with wax to show both sides of coin (pre-shell), then disc stolen away and coin changes cleanly in one hand
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 46
Unknown How to transforme any one small thing into another forme by folding of paper Buddha papers to change coins
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 47
Unknown Métamorphose d'un écu en médaille Metamorphosis of a coin into a medal
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 224
Unknown To change a Florin into a Penny, back again, and then to pass the same invisibly into the pocket of the owner first transformation in hand of spectator, coin marked
1876 Modern Magic 161
Emil Clauß Eine Geldangelegenheit confetti in glass, changes into coins, twelve coins placed in two handkerchiefs held by two spectators each, four travel across, plate used as coin tray
Feb. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 2) 22
Carl Willmann Die Verwandlung eines Thalers in einen lebenden Vogel tube apparatus, coin changes into bird
Apr. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 60
Wilhelm Grüner Der Thalerfang im Hut coins change into chocolate coins after miser's dream
June 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 6) 93
Henri De Manche To Change a Coin one-handed
Related to 1902 The Modern Conjurer 153
Professor Hoffmann The Melting Coin (Improved) coin becomes soft, held into flame, becomes tin-foil ball
Related to
  • "La Pièce Fusible" (Robert-Houdin, Secrets of Conjuring and Magic)
1903 Later Magic 484
Unknown The Bewitched Nickel nickel changes to penny in spectator's hand
1909 The Art of Magic 260
Unknown The Transmutation of Metal copper coin stack under cone changes to dimes
1909 The Art of Magic 268
Charles T. Jordan The Dollar and the Sucker dollar changes into chip in stiff paper
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 38
Laurie Ireland Quarter and Half Dollar Transposition and half changed to quarter
Related to 1931 Ireland Writes a Book 20
Unknown Half Dollar and Penny coin transformation, unusual gaff
1935 Coin Magic 38
Unknown Penny Changes to a Dime two pennies, one changes into dime
1935 Coin Magic 37
Unknown Silver to Bronze half dollar covered by drawer of a match box changes to penny and back
1935 Coin Magic 43
Unknown Coin and Glass of Water coin under hat changes into glass of water
1935 Coin Magic 20
Unknown Heads or Tails coin under hat turns into guinea pig
1935 Coin Magic 29
Otis Manning Brrr!! (meaning 'very cold'), coin transforms into fake ice cream cone
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 16) 79
Edward Victor "Cigar to Money" cigar pushed into the fist changes into four pennies
1937 Magic of the Hands 81
Jess Kelly, Laurie Ireland Vanish of Coin from Trousers Fold half dollar put in trouser fold, changes into nickel, forty-five pennies grabbed from air
Variations 1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 40
T. Nelson Downs Mysterious Date Changing date increases by number thought of
1938 Greater Magic 703
Unknown Coin Changed to an Alarm Clock
1938 Greater Magic 687
Eddie Joseph Unfair Exchange half dollar given to spectator, performer grabs same half dollar from air, quarter found in spectator's hand
Related to 1942 Coin and Money Magic 77
Edward Marlo Money from Magic dime changes to penny, coin secretly in ear
1942 Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Little Quickie spectator holds deck with coin on top, deck ripped out of his hand, coin remains with miniature selection stuck on it
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 16
Eddie Joseph The Purse Swindle purse sold with two coins which turn out to be different coins later, detailed
1942 Coin and Money Magic 109
Tom Sellers Copper to Silver
1942 That's Good! 13
Louis Tannen Change, Please! bill into signed envelope, envelope is cut, bill vanishes and two coins fall out
Variations 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 20) 84
Eddie Joseph The Colorful Transformation coins put in hand change into paper with funny message, then changes into confetti (hidden in egg container) or a lemon
1942 Coin and Money Magic 92
Eddie Joseph Curing a Bad Habit cigarette and/or matches change into coin
1942 Coin and Money Magic 105
Tom Osborne Answer To Hey Magish! "Show Us A Trick" short changing in a routine, dime to penny but not revealing it
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 145
Edward Marlo Triple Dice Routine two in hand one in pocket, with surprises (shrinking dice, coin appearance)
1943 Shoot the Works 9
Harry Bernstein Dollar and Dime dollar changes to dime and back, clean looking, edge work
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 147
Paul Morris Color Changing Coin Morris' Vanish (page 151) as a transformation
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 153
Unknown Half and Half bill changes to coins into envelope that is cut
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 118
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
Unknown A Dollar makes a "Break" bill to coins, bill breaks pencil (outstreched finger)
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 127
Otis Manning Seven Cent Sorcery while trying to snatch a coin from spectator's hand, it transforms into an other coin
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 57) 233
Tom Fitzgerald Daffy Dime! coin transforms wrapped in paper (Buddha papers), transforms again (Adam's penny and dime trick) then travels into silver boxes inside of wool
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 58) 236
Jean Hugard The Punishment Fits the Crime coin transforms into lemon, under hat
Dec. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 7) 86
Harry Bernstein Transmutation of Metal two dimes in spectator's hand change into pennies
Aug. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 3) 65
Larry Russell, Unknown The Lightning Change spectator is to close his hand around half dollar at count of three, performer exchanges it quickly and without noticing
Related toVariations June 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 1) 129
Roger Barkann, Wallace The Lightning Change ideas for referenced item
Inspired by July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 137
Paul Curry I.O.U dime is wrapped with paper and in a flash the paper vanishes, coin transforms to a penny. Under the npenny is a little circle of paper "IOU 9ct"
Related to 1945 My Best 161
R. M. Jamison The $1.85 Trick nested shell set, chinese coin as surprise finish
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 151
Edwin Tabor Transmutation of Metal coin changes on palm of hand, magnet, Raven precursor
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 153
J. B. Bobo The Ghost Coin and Key
Related to 1945 My Best 156
Abril Lamarque Heavy Tipper joke for tipping in a restaurant, coin transforms into small heavy ball
Feb. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 9) 101
Paul Morris A Life Saver life saver turns into coins, and is produced from the air
May 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 12) 122
Dai Vernon Spellbound
1946 Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 31
Samuel Berland Pinched pieces are broken of from a half dollar, last piece transforms into a quarter
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 105) 423
Wallace Lee The Ghost of a Coin
1947 Watch This One! 89
Wallace Lee The Ghost of a Coin coin to glass disc in spectator's hand
1947 Watch This One! 99
J. B. Bobo The Magic Mint nickel in the hand, half dollar appears, nickel transforms into another half dollar
1947 Watch This One! 97
J. B. Bobo Coin to Ring featuring pumpkin seed vanish as switch
1947 Watch This One! 80
Arthur H. Buckley The One Hand Color Changing Discs
1948 Principles and Deceptions 70
Frank Cruse Silken Silver coin changes to silk
1948 Principles and Deceptions 77
Arthur H. Buckley A Short Routine In Which Sleeving Plays The Major Part quarter changes into half dollar and back, with alternative switch, inertia sleeving for transformation
1948 Principles and Deceptions 47
Unknown The Hobo's Prayer penny changes into dime, with prepared matchbook
1949 Over the Coffee Cups 15
Bob Lewis Coin in Flash Paper coin becomes smaller coin after being wrapped in flash paper which is burned, funny message remains on left-over paper circle
Jan. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 4) 12
U. F. Grant Change Please half dollar in hand changes into quarter, two dimes and a nickel
May 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 8) 13
Bill Talent Mirage see also p. 841
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 208) 831
Clettis V. Musson Flash Dollar Bill Change bill changes into two coins, in a flash
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 17
Milton Kort Half Dollar to Quarter
1952 Modern Coin Magic 73
Unknown Second Method stack of quarters covered with a bill tube transforms into pennies, quarters are reappear in purse
1952 Modern Coin Magic 255
Al Leech A Penny's Worth
1952 Manipulating with Leech 11
Jimmy Buffaloe Pants Leg Miracle half dollar transforms into a dime when placed into a trousers fold
1952 Modern Coin Magic 73
John Braun Much from Little nickel to penny and half dollar, edge grip
Variations 1952 Modern Coin Magic 80
Jimmy Buffaloe The Impromptu Mint coin transforms under a card
1952 Modern Coin Magic 82
Unknown Second Version
1952 Modern Coin Magic 128
Milton Kort The Inferior Coin two silver one copper, copper vanishes and reappears three times, in the end there are two copper and one silver coin, copper /silver coin
1952 Modern Coin Magic 246
Unknown How to Make Money one coin appears, two coins are rubbed together and one transforms into a quarter
1952 Modern Coin Magic 266
Dave Coleman Three Questions two half dollars - one has an X on one side - are rubbed together, the marked coin transforms to a quarter with an X on it
1952 Modern Coin Magic 268
Dr. Carl L. Moore 25¢ and 50¢ Transposition quarter and half dollar change places, in the end both are halves
1952 Modern Coin Magic 272
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 8
1952 Modern Coin Magic 344
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 9
1952 Modern Coin Magic 344
Dr. E. M. Roberts The Coin of Metamorphosis
Variations 1952 Modern Coin Magic 75
Unknown Change for a Half half dollar to a quarter, a nickel and two dimes
1952 Modern Coin Magic 80
Tenkai Ishida Devaluation half dollar to quarter
1952 Modern Coin Magic 117
Unknown Inflation quarter to half dollar
1952 Modern Coin Magic 118
Unknown Transformation nickel to half dollar
1952 Modern Coin Magic 118
Laurie Ireland, Glenn Harrison, J. B. Bobo Quarter and Half Dollar Transposition several times a half dollar and a quarter change places, finally the half dollar changes to two quarters
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 139
Milton Kort The Protean Coin coin changes from copper to silver several times
1952 Modern Coin Magic 279
Unknown The Magic Mint nickel in the hand, half dollar appears, nickel transforms into another half dollar
1952 Modern Coin Magic 289
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 6
1952 Modern Coin Magic 343
Kirk Stiles Spun! coin transformation, coffee fumes apparently change color of a dime
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 271) 1083
Unknown The Charmed Coin coin to candy
1952 Modern Coin Magic 75
J. B. Bobo Coin to Key
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 78
Unknown Variation concept for transforming a coin to a small object
1952 Modern Coin Magic 119
Kirk Stiles Die to Dime coin to small object
1952 Modern Coin Magic 127
Thomas H. Bearden Presto Chango two coins change several times from silver to copper and back, copper/silver coin
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1952 Modern Coin Magic 245
Cy Keller, Hen Fetsch Hole the Coin coin transforms in process
Inspired by 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 261) 1043
John Howie Howie's Reward two coins are produced from handkerchief, then they are wrapped in hank and held in place by a rubber band, coins transform in other coins
Also published here 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 296) 1183
Ronald B. Edwards 200% Profit coin under glass, with water and paper match transforms
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 31
Harvey P. Graham, George Starke, Milbourne Christopher 1 & 50 cent to 50 cent, gaffed
1954 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 298) 1191
Karrell Fox A Sure Bet joke, coin transforms into match
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 13
Ronald B. Edwards Fifty, Ten, Sixty half dollar turns into dime, then half dollar reappears
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 334) 146
John Howie Reward two coins are produced from handkerchief, then they are wrapped in hank and held in place by a rubber band, coins transform in other coins
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 52
Terry Nosek Rate of Exchange Routine for Coin Capers handling for Harry Roydon's Coin Capers, Pennies change to Nickel
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 9
Carl Ballantine Ballantine's Silver Dollar aluminium foil on bill becomes coin
1958 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 348) 217
Edward Victor Edward Victor's Color-Changing Coins (Spellbound
Also published here 1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 1
U. F. Grant Nickle to English Penny with playing card
1962 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 374) 325
Unknown Change in a Spectator's Hand half dollar to chinese coin
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 356
Milton Kort Kort's Fourth Sympathetic Coins, on handkerchief with four cardboard covers, copper transformation kicker
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 382
Al Baker The Great Purse Game two silver coins put in purse change to copper, originally a con game
Variations 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 395
Sam Leo Horowitz A Quarter and A Half half dollar and quarter become two half dollar and back
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 444
John Mulholland Quarter and Half Routine
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 445
Conrad H. Haden A Surprise Routine with the $1.35 Trick
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 447
Stewart Judah The Magic Coin Block Routine trick with dealer's item
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 469
George Davenport The Stack of Pence Trick six pennies are changed into six sixpences
1966 The Topit Handbook 12
Howard Schwarzman The Instantaneous Coin Change visibly when tossed, pinch
Related to 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 361
Al Leech Al Leech's Coin Trick spellbound with surprise ending
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 393
C. Thomas Magrum Quick Change dollar to half dollar to copper, vanishes, dollar reappears bent and is straightened
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 472
Jack Chanin Dollar to Dollar dollar coin cleanly transforms into dollar bill
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 416
Conrad H. Haden Dime to English Penny
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 439
Ron Bauer Made In Japan
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 485
Harry Lorayne Cointrol borrowed penny changes to quarter, quarter vanishes, reappears, changes back to penny
1967 Deck-Sterity 83
Dai Vernon A New Coin Change silver changes to copper
Also published here
  • The Gen, Sep. 1964
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 204
Frederica The Great Purse Swindle three half crowns in a purse transform into three pennies, again three half crowns are put into the purse and everything wrapped in a handkerchief, purse travels to the pocket and again contains three pennies
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 106
Ken De Courcy The Duplex Coin penny changes into a half-crown, with sucker ending (two pennies)
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 196
Milton Kort Silver Streak coins travel from hand to hand, then ten dimes become a dollar bill
Aug. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 202
Bobby Bernard Mirage copper to silver and back
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 220
Ace Gorham Hot Money bill to cigarette, torn halves then change to half dollars
1969 HEX! 19
Eddie Joseph The Smack Change coin slapped on back of left hand changes into another coin
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 111
Ger Copper Speaking of Money half dollar changes to dollar and back, then to quarter and giant coin
1970 Magic from Holland 6
Ger Copper Fancy Change giant coin changes to card case, deck removed and case vanishes
1970 Magic from Holland 5
Mike Rogers Six to One six coins put in hand transform into one different coin, clip
1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 17
Roy Johnson, Bob Ostin Ostin-Tatious coin penetrates table and arrives under handkerchief on the table several time, then it changes into another coin
Related to
  • Bob Ostin's "Fingertip Fantasies"
1971 Second Time Around 1
Ken Krenzel Protean Pelf see also p. 521 for Bill Everett comment
Variations Oct. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 12) 459
Jules DeBarros The Hammam Routine signed coin penetrates table and falls in a glass, transforms and travels under other hand, big medallion appears as kicker
1971 The Coins of Ishtar 52
Roland Hurley The Midas Touch two dollars, quarter & dime change into gold coins, purse & 1.35 gimmick
1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 40
John Cornelius Metamorphosis tabled coin changes by waving over it with the hands, see also p. 728 for comment by Bob Bruning
Variations July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 642
Jerry Mentzer Poker Chip Chicanery poker chips produced from handkerchief, a chip changes color, then into silver dollar
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 74
Neal Thomas 5¢ Coke coin dropped in shot glass under handkerchief cover, coin changes to coke, squirting nickel
Oct. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 677
Karl Fulves Crucible Coin one of three coins changes to copper, modified half shell
1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 211
Paul Curry IOU quarter is wrapped with paper and in a flash the paper vanishes, coin transforms to a nickel. Under the nickel is a little circle of paper "IOU 20ct"
1974 Paul Curry Presents 25
John Cornelius S=C2 silver coin placed in hand, two copper coins come out, ends clean
Also published here May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 733
Amedeo Vacca Pinch of Salt salt heap glued on paddle, salt tossed in air and caught on paddle, salt changes to coin
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 30
Sam Schwartz Alchemy with Coins two copper and two sliver coins, transpositions and transformation, surprise appearance of handful of pennies, see also p. 758 for comment by Marvin Johnson
Also published here
  • "Alchemy with Coins" (Sam Schwartz, Linking Ring)
Mar. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 720
Scotty York Goldfinger coins and purse turn into gold, golden thumb tip
1975 Lecture 12
Jon von Gillern Drop Cop "Two with Coins"
playing card on glass, coin on top, other glass on top, card pulled out, coin drops in lower glass and changes to copper
Related to Feb. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 4) 859
Jerry Mentzer I. O. U. silver dollar wrapped in paper, ignited, flash, giant penny remains with an "I.O.U. 99 cent" note
Inspired by
  • trick by Pete Watt from MAES Convention, 1971
1975 Super Cents 20
Jerry Mentzer Inflation several pennies dropped in other hand, they change into single dollar-sized penny
1975 Super Cents 21
Bob Lunn The Invisible Coin coin upside down on deck in left dealing position, invisible coin knocked through bottom of glass becomes visible, slid off into hand and changes into different coin
1975 Cards and Cases 14
Walt Lees Coinjuring four silver coins, one copper and one chinese coin
1975 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 3) 179
Scotty York Triple Change Spellbound brass to silver, copper and back to brass
1975 Coins 11
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Gold... coin changes from silver to gold
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 122) 608
David Bornstein Orient Express "Coin Tricks"
Aug. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1037
Bob Elliott Citation Silver copper and silver coin travel from hand to hand, then become two coppers, two silvers, and back again
Oct. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1064
Jerry Mentzer Gypsy Switch Inflation Cent dollar changes to dollar-sized penny with handkerchief cover
Inspired by 1975 Super Cents 16
Jerry Mentzer Switch Change penny changes to dime and back, then to dollar-sized penny, with handkerchief
1975 Super Cents 19
John Cornelius Metamorphosis visual coin transformation on the table
1976 Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 5
Harvey Rosenthal Sucker Spellbound copper, silver to chinese coin
1976 Close-Up Sampler — Part 2 16
Harvey Rosenthal Spellbound three changes
Related to 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #2) 891
Bob Elliott Slippery Silver coin balanced on thumb changes into another coin, slippery sam shell / half-shell, one-handed spellbound
Related to 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #5) 935
Geoffrey Latta Spellround two phases
Also published here 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6) 946
Rick Johnsson Just for Kicks Chinese coin changes into two quarters then into big nickle which eventually disappears, using the Kick Change
1976 Practical Impossibilities 17
Karl Fulves Workshop (2) paper discs punched out of bill change to coins, posed as a problem
1976 Interlocutor (Issue 13) 49
Karrell Fox A "Hair-Raid" coin transforms into cotton ball, wig of George Washington presentation
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 38
Harvey Rosenthal Jacket Sleeve Miracle coin rolled into jacket sleeve near shoulder and vanishes, ditch in breast pocket, also as transformation or transpo
  • The Vanish
  • Miracle Coin Change
  • Copper Silver Transpo
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #1) 884
David Carré Coin Congregation matrix where the coins change in the end

1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 6) 363
A. Berkeley Davis The Vanishing Chinatown on flexible close-up mat
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 40
Unknown You Caught Me coins transform into performer's hand, sixteen single pennies finale, "21 Cent Trick" gaff set
Inspired by
  • "Fifty Cent Trick" (L. Ireland)
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 50
Richard Chiswell Coin Transformation copper silver, in the end a match book appears
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 8) 557
Ross Bertram Rubdown half dollar rubbed on table vanishes and appears under other hand, then changes into dime with change under other hand
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 19
John F. Mendoza The Coin Routine (No. 1) copper and silver coin transpose, both change to copper, then silver, then into four dollars, coins across with those, two more dollars appear and a copper coin, coins through table, drill production from purse
1978 The Book of John 54
John F. Mendoza The Coin Casket marked quarter to brass box, routine for prop in which marked coin changes, then grows, then changes into the box, Benzais China Change
1978 The Book of John 98
Doug Edwards Coinelius four coins are apparently thrown at the deck, they change into a larger coin which is found under selection
1978 Cardmania 14
Richard Chiswell A Coin Effect silver coin vanish, appears and transforms into copper
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 517
Ross Bertram Devaluation half dollar changes into dime during coin roll flourish
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 6
Ross Bertram The Money Changer multiple changes
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 13
Bobby Bernard The Spellbound Move
1978 Bernard's Lesson on Coin Magic 20
Karl Fulves Tabled Spellbound coin under inverted glass changes, brief
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 5) 1112
Karl Fulves Coin Problems (B) coin in drinking glass changes to copper coin or to die, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 84
John F. Mendoza Sitting Spellbound II dollar changes to jumbo coin, several more changes
Inspired by
  • "Sitting Spellbound" (John Mendoza Lecture Notes)
1978 The Book of John 65
John F. Mendoza Standing Spellbound jumbo coin kicker
1978 The Book of John 70
John C. Wagner Spongeball to Coin
1978 7 Secrets 52
Ross Bertram Hush Money two half dollars change into dollar bill
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 51
Derek Dingle Flash Coins four coins in box, four matches visibly change into the coins one by one and in coin box are the burnt matches
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 5) 1105
John F. Mendoza Interlude III ending for "Interlude II" from Johnson Products
1978 The Book of John 103
Ross Bertram The Metamorphic Coin in closed hand
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 29
Ross Bertram Fifty-Two Cents coin changes cleanly in closed hand
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 34
Ross Bertram Fifty-Fifty one of two half dollars changes into quarter, challenge conditions
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 48
Ross Bertram As a Transformation sleeving
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 124
Larry Becker Midas Mentalism silver coin turns into golden coin in envelope, alchemy presentation
1978 World of Super Mentalism 59
Fred Kaps Münzenverwandlung und Verschwinden im Tuch with tape and a handkerchief
Also published here 1978 Fred Kaps Lecture 13
Unknown Nickle to Penny to Dime coin changes when briefly covered, magnetic shell
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 133
Unknown Nickles to Dimes stack of Nickles change into Dimes, covered with brass container, made popular by Brema
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 136
Scott Weiser Under Glass Change coin transforms under shot glass
Variations Nov. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 272
Eric Mason Amason coin transformation, while tossed in the air
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 7) 703
Dai Vernon, Frank Garcia Spellbound for Experts see p. 1300 for comment
Related to 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 16) 1215
Trevor Lewis Time Flies coin to watch
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 8) 720
Michael J. Gerhardt Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by May 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 348
Tom Craven Propel-A-Coin coin is flipped and caught on back of hand, changes to different coin, lapping
June 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 355
Dan Fleshman Look, They're Copper! matrix, then repeat and they all change to copper instead of assembling, one visually on top of card, edge of mat hold-out
1980 John: Verse Two 68
Mary Wolf The Two Hundred-Eighty-Five Cent Trick a few different coins put in left hand, they change into a handful of pennies, locking $2.85 gaff
1980 John: Verse Two 104
Mary Wolf Addendum for Cone and Coins Routine tabled stack of half dollars visibly changes into four silver dollars
1980 John: Verse Two 126
Al Schneider Spellbound Too
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 39
Al Schneider Gasp half dollar to african coin to diamond
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 48
Andrew Galloway, John Ramsay The Changeling
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 3) 817
Dan Fleshman Coin Snap Change coin on card visually changes
1980 John: Verse Two 75
Dick Turpin The Drinks Are On Me coin transforms to full glass under handkerchief
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 11) 946
Mary Wolf Die to Half Dollar metamorphosis style
1980 John: Verse Two 121
Al Schneider Tri-Change three silver half dollars into pennies
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 84
Sol Stone Soft Sleeve sleeving technique, with change/switch as example
Feb. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 2) 301
Richard Kaufman, Scott Weiser Torn Between Two Worlds Torn, changed and then restored coin
1981 CoinMagic 193
Frank Zak Four (Oki)To Four four silver coins travel to box and transform to copper, gaffed
Dec. 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 12) 565
Sol Stone Half and Half Rollout Flourish with transformation
1981 CoinMagic 118
Scott Weiser Framed Invisible Purse, color changes
1981 CoinMagic 182
Steve Beam Foreign Coins two coins transform into American coins, ends clean
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 20
Steve Beam Susan B. head on coin changes, using Pancake Coin
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 28
Steve Beam Nine to Six transformation routine with small metal numbers
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 33
Steve Beam Toss Out Color Change
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 43
Steve Beam Four Copper, Four Silver four coins change at once
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 46
Steve Beam, Harvey Rosenthal Box Change box changes color as well, using Rosenthal move from his lecture notes
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 47
Don Morris Two Faced coin changed into two-faced and two tailed coin, then back to normal
Related to 1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 53
Rhett Bryson Bryson's Buffalo Chips one side of wooden nickel transforms
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 54
Ben Harris Washout Wonder routine for Dusheck's props, coin from washer, coin through hole of washer becomes small coin and vanishes
Inspired by
  • "Washout" (Steve Dusheck, marketed item)
1981 Magic from which Memories are Made! 26
Horace E. Bennett Change for Two two half dollars change to quarters, one at a time
1981 Bennett's Fourth Book 39
Camilo Vázquez Camilos Münzenroutine coin transforms into chinese coin, then coins travel from hand to hand
Inspired by 1981 Das Camilo Seminar "81" 10
Phillip Young Coin Phillip ("Flip") coin changes when tossed in air
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 21
Steve Beam Spellbound Again
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 22
Steve Beam Dime and Penny dime changes into American penny, edge grip
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 25
Don England Apocalypse Now
1981 Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Diamonds) 1
Stephen Tucker Break-Through coin penetrates card, then it changes to other coin
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 7) 124
David Britland Thru coin is brought down on table and vanishes, with variation by Stephen Tucker as a transformation
Inspired by 1981 The Talon (Issue 7) 105
Tom Gagnon The Tiddlywinks Change coin visibly changes from copper to silver under shot glass, or miniature card appears on coin
Also published here 1981 Sleightly Original 69
Steve Beam Number One "Doing it by the Numbers", coin changes into small metal number 1
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 33
Steve Beam Like One coin changes into small metal number 1
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 33
Steve Beam Nothing Left coin changes into small metal number 0
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 33
Steve Beam German Coins German coin changes into small metal number 9
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 33
Lou Gallo Silver Certificate folded dollar bill visibly transforms into dollar coin
Also published here 1981 Encore II 18
David Roth Wild Coin No. 1 Wild coin with cup
1981 CoinMagic 55
David Roth Wild Coin No. 2 Wild coin with coin purse
Variations 1981 CoinMagic 60
Geoffrey Latta Wild Coin No. 3 Wild Coin with Coin Purse
1981 CoinMagic 135
Stephen Tucker Warp.
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 3) 41
Tom Gagnon Alchemorphosis five dimes in prescription bottle change into a larger gold coin
1981 Sleightly Original 31
Camilo Vázquez Sympathetic Coins Variation using a credit card, coins change in the end
Inspired by 1981 Das Camilo Seminar "81" 16
David Roth Digital Copper/Silver spectator holds copper/silver coin
VariationsAlso published here 1982 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Steve Beam Impromptu Scotch and Soda copper coin changes into silver in spectator's hand, ungaffed
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 32
John Cornelius Armed and Ready elbow catch stunt
Related toAlso published here 1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 55
Paul Cummins Cross Changed coins across, four silver coins change to copper
Variations Dec. 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 716
Michael Skinner A Multitude of Surprises silver coin appears on handkerchief, changes to copper, jumbo coin appears
1982 Intimate Magic 6
Steve Beam Just in Case using cardboard-cellophane coin holders for coin collectors, coin stapled inside changes to copper
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 19
Woody Landers The Original using cardboard-cellophane coin holders for coin collectors, coin stapled inside changes to copper
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 20
Steve Beam Braless miniature bra produced from coin which turns red in shame
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 33
Daryl Martinez Triple Change Coin Flight two half dollar, one in each hand, both travel to one hand and change to copper, repeated with change to chinese
1982 Something for Everyone 6
Bobby Bernard Bar-Top Coin Change copper penny spun on table, scooped up and changes into large silver coin
Also published here 1982 The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 66
Tom Staton Reverse Color Channging Matrix matrix with flash-back, all coins change to other coins as kicker
1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 50
Stephen Tucker Blood-Money coin through hand, then blood appears on coin
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 9) 170
Michael Rubinstein Triple E.G. Spell three ungaffed coins, edge grip handlings
Related toVariations 1982 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 3) 21
Steve Beam Around the World with Spellbound
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 41
Simon Aronson Quadruple Spellbound
Variations 1982 Sessions 47
Del Copley Deflation
1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 45
Obie O'Brien Vi-Sil-Co silver/ copper transformation
Related to 1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 49
John Ramsay The Changeling
1982 The Ramsay Finale 63
Curtis Kam Inverted Spellbound spellbound routine, including an "inverted" (filed-down) coin, nine changes
Related to 1982 All the World's a Stage 10
Michael Ammar Kointakey coin to key
1982 The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 25
Steve Beam Can You Spare a Dime dime transforms into miniature coke can
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 37
Steve Beam Candy Coins coin to candy
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 40
David Ben Holy Smoke rolled flash paper becomes cigarette, two half dollars appear and change into bill
1982 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 1) 972
Ross Bertram Hush Money two coins transform into bill
1982 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 1) 973
Bobby Bernard Bernard Switch Coin transforms into a pair of dice
1982 The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 39
John Fealey Polo 2 "Po£o", joke for paying in a shop, pound note is found in a roll of Polo mints, half is torn and changes into a coin
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 9) 157
Meir Yedid Hallucination three coins appear and then vanish in a hole of disc, then hole vanishes and disc becomes solid
1982 Close-Up Hallucinations 11
Max Sterling Drop Vanish as a change, same as Kaps move
Related to 1982 The Ramsay Finale 64
Mark Lefler Back in the Box copper coins vanish visually under glass and reappear in okito box, then change to silver, using black art
June 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 785
Ross Bertram Parvum in Multo quarter grows and becomes English penny
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 11
Ross Bertram (4-2-4) four silver coins change to 4 copper coins at once, using spectator's palm
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 33
Don Morris Two Faced coin changed into two-faced and two tailed coin, then back to normal, impromptu
Inspired by 1983 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 2) 31
Sol Stone Flip-Side Up
Related to May 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 5) 772
Robert Bengel Spellbound Addition one phase
Aug. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 8) 813
Ross Bertram A Penny for your Thoughts silver changes to copper and back
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 61
Ross Bertram Coin Alchemy
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 66
Ross Bertram Money Goes East coin changes visibly when tossed from hand to hand, then to jumbo coin
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 78
John Kennedy Watch coin vanishes and reappears beneath tables napkin, changes into wrist watch
1983 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 43
Jay Sankey Time Is Money pocket watch into coins
Variations 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 12) 106
Michael Ammar Flash Coins three coins appear from flame of lighter, then lighter changes into fourth coin, topit
Also published here 1983 Encore III 11
Stephen Tucker Escalier steel ball changes into marble and silver coin
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 21) 407
Jay Sankey C.P.H. Wild Coin c/s coin
1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 5&6) 52
Ross Bertram Inflation half dollar tossed from hand to hand changes into dime, penny, vanishes
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 3
Ross Bertram The Bertram Addition coin changes to copper with retention vanish handling
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 24
Ross Bertram Chameleon Coin hand closed and opened and coin changes, one-handed
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 70
Ross Bertram The Martreb Change
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 76
Roy Baker All Change Twenty pence coin placed with handful of ten pence, all change to twenty pence
1983 Baker's Capers 27
Tom Gagnon The Scoop-Displacement Coin Change coin is scooped up with playing card and put in left hand where it changes, back clip
1984 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 88
Bruce Berkowitz Change of a Half half dollar produced from bill, wrapped inside, changes to silver dollar
Oct. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 10) 980
Chris Powers Spell Binder coin changes in size
1984 The Best of Close-Up Magic 143
David Williamson The Wishing Well "Der Wunschbrunnen"
coin changes color and size when dipped into fist
Also published here 1984 For Your Eyes Only 17
David Williamson The Wishing Well coin changes color and size when dipped into fist
Also published here 1984 Striking Magic 14
Richard Bartram, Jr. Impromptu Ring Flight ring changes to coin and is found in coin purse
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 77
Edward Marlo Quick Silver five pennies change to silver coins, through-table interlude, highly gaffed
July 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 7) 941
Mike Gallo Opti-Coins using colored glass for interesting optical illusion
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 22) 207
Patrick Page Big Coin, Little Coin coin transform into a bigger coin and back
1984 Book of Thumb Tips 10
David Roth Digital Copper/Silver spectator holds copper/silver coin
Also published here 1985 Expert Coin Magic 73
Albert Goshman, Dai Vernon Copper/Silver credit information, half dollar held by spectator changes places with copper coin, then vanishes and reappears under salt shaker.
1985 Magic By Gosh 47
David Roth Chinese Challenge shell coins across, coins change to chinese as kicker
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 359
Fred C. Baumann Cultural Exchange copper silver transpo, change to four Chinese coins
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 126
Danny Korem Revolving Imp Coin Exchange coin changes in hand and becomes jumbo coin which changes again in handkerchief
1985 Korem without Limits 26
Albert Goshman Spiked Coin coin sticks to forehead, shown to have spike in it.
1985 Magic By Gosh 73
Albert Goshman Winged Silver credit information, three coins move hand to hand to join foreign coin, coin appears under salt shaker, jumbo coin appears under salt shaker.
Inspired by 1985 Magic By Gosh 77
David Roth And Paint The Roses Red using paint brush penny changes to half dollar
1985 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 55
Sol Stone Flip-Side Split pseudo explanation with copper-silver-coin
Related to Jan. 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 1) 1013
David Roth Continuous Spellbound
1985 Expert Coin Magic 36
David Roth The Planet Signed coins appear in small globe
1985 Expert Coin Magic 300
David Roth The Rainbow Coin color change routine
1985 Expert Coin Magic 318
Danny Korem See Through Coin Revelation visible coin production, then transformation
1985 Korem without Limits 10
Joaquín Navajas Cobre, Plata, China y... Climax copper coin vanishes and appears again, then it changes into a silver and into a chinese coin, finally the coin becomes a jumbo coin
Also published here 1985 Monedas Personales 11
Karl Fulves Alchemy coin changes under cover of dollar bill
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 1) 12
Karl Fulves Snap Change coin changes under cover of dollar bill
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 1) 15
Karl Fulves Moneytalks exploiting that copper and silver are hard to tell apart from a distance for visible transformation
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 5) 73
Karl Fulves Spellbox No. 7, posed as a problem:
(1) coin changes into small envelope à la spellbound, back and forth, coin in envelope
(2) spellbound changes with box and lid
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 6) 99
David Roth The Stamp Trick Stamped pictures of coins move on paper then turn into coins
Related to 1985 Expert Coin Magic 349
Karl Fulves For A Penny? coin changes into key and back under cover of collar bill, see also p. 124
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 1) 17
Jonathan Townsend Wild Coin Surprise copper/silver wild coin sequence, chinese coins climax
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 40
Jonathan Townsend Instant Wild Coins dimes and pennies, edge grip, HPC
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 450
David Roth Wild Coin on Edge
1985 Expert Coin Magic 92
David Roth Wild Like No Other Wild Coin
1985 Expert Coin Magic 123
David Roth No Lapping Wild Coin No. 1
1985 Expert Coin Magic 128
David Roth No-Lapping Wild Coin No. 2
1985 Expert Coin Magic 130
David Roth Favorite Wild Coin
1985 Expert Coin Magic