390 entries in Newspaper
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Die japanische Leiter ladder from rolled up newspaper or paper à la paper tree
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 143
Tom Sellers An Advertisement Trick spectator cuts ad out of newspaper, it is divined
Related to 1931 Sellers' Secrets 13
Lu Brent The Torn Magazine Cover
1932 Novel Magic 25
Theodore Annemann Help Wanted in the Dark ads are cut from newspaper and sealed in envelopes, light is out and content of two ads is revealed
1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 4
Stuart Robson The Twentieth Chentury Newspaper Test
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 4) 16
Theodore Annemann Two Mindreading Publicity Effects center tear presentation as newspaper test or living/dead test
Related to 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 6) 24
Arthur Johnson Cards and a Newspaper ace cutting method used for newspaper prediction
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 13) 63
Unknown Coin and Envelopes marked coin to nest of envelopes made out of newspaper
1935 Coin Magic 54
Edward Bagshawe A Newspaper Miracle magician divines words and pictures on a freely chosen piece of newspaper
1936 ca. Twenty Magical Novelties 45
Unknown Impromptu Newspaper Tearing
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 33
Dr. Edward G. Ervin New Version Want Ad Test ads cut out of newspaper and put in envelope, one chosen, content divined
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 28
Joseph H. Fries Torn Sentiment message appears cut out from newspaper
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 71) 482
E. D. Wolff Astral Ad ads cut out of newspaper put in envelope, one chosen and word in it chosen, divined
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 509
Theodore Annemann Erased Address Prediction mailing envelope with pencil-written address to yourself
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 79) 516
H. C. Mole Mixed Mystery letter cards chosen, word selected from newspaper with number addition, letter cards arrange magically in chosen word
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 665
Unknown Magischer Wettbewerb des M.R.S. second magic contest, problem posed, newspaper change into newspaper from other country
1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 1) 27
Hans-Paul Wipf No. 4 Das grosse antispiritistische Rätsel divination of chosen name, using torn newspaper, pieces pinned to wall
1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 4) 12
Al Baker The Saturday Post Feat using memory
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 227
Theodore Annemann Headline Hunter magician's choice strategy
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 151) 883
G. Gloria Le Vin Fantôme glass of wine os produced, glass turned over and liquid remains in glass, routine is finished by pouring liquid inside newspaper and returning it to glass
Sep. 1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 9) 7
Edward Marlo Routines for Clippo two routines
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 3
Laurie Ireland Making the Most of the Newspaper Tearing Trick bits of business
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 17
Laurie Ireland Patter for any Newspaper Trick one-liners, comparing newspaper to a woman
1943 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 6
Jean Hugard Torn Newspaper to Bouquet newspaper to flowers, brief
June 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Sylvan Barnet Wuxtra! chosen headline appears on newspaper
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 62) 254
Francis J. Rigney Cutting a Dido story trick, tearing a long strip
May 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 12) 51
Sylvan Barnet Wuxtra!
1945 My Best 220
Herb Runge Tomorrow's News headline predictions, nested in three tubes
1945 My Best 263
Howard D. Wise Tear Supreme
1945 My Best 275
C. L. Boarde Prepositions word and position is predicted in a newspaper, spectator can chose publishing date
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 84) 342
C. L. Boarde Hot News!
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 361
Bill Becher Brain Buster with Brema's bill tube, sealed in envelope
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 115) 463
Billy McComb William's Torn and Restored Newspaper Presentation presenting the effect on stage, with stage light
1947 The First Book of William 11
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley The Crystal Ball spectator sees selected word fro a newspaper clipping in a crystal ball, change bag
1947 Gems of Mental Magic 59
Bob Somerfeld Paper code
1948 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 12
C. L. Boarde Stop Press! letter sent beforehand, never touched again
1948 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 142) 569
Vern Schoneck Ad-O-Matic playing card is moved over ad section in newspaper, force, prediction
1948 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 144) 579
Harold Braunhut Ad-Venture an ad from newspaper is chose, content divined and written on slate
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 170
Harlan Tarbell, Joseph J. Kolar A Later Variation Clippo, credit information
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 275
Harvey P. Graham X prediction of selected word from a newspaper, torn piece on clipboard marked with an X
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 181) 725
George Schindler Newspaper Test carbon paper in newspaper
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 757
Winston Freer It's Done wWith A Mirror magazine changes into different magazines and newspapers a few times, also of different sizes
July 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 9 & 10) 4
Dr. William Weyeneth Der TeTuTa Trick newspaper tree, flag is produced from top
1950 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 1) 3
Al Koran The Koran Torn and Restored Newspaper
1950 Routined Manipulation — Part One 36
Eddie Clever Classified newspaper add test, using ABC cards
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 15
Fred Peterson Puzzle of the Pages word isa selected with the aid of a business card, that has a hole punched through to read one word, card is moved on page and stopped
Variations 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 221) 882
Fred Peterson Pins forcing word on newspaper, pushing a pin through
Related to 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 222) 888
Dr. Stanley Jaks Jaks' Subtlest Secret word is encircled on clipboard
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 223) 890
Bob Somerfeld Whose Hue prediction of two words
Inspired byRelated to 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 225) 900
Milbourne Christopher Pinpointed Image pin in sheet of newspaper, performer divines word
1952 One Man Mental Magic 4
Lu Brent Out of Print cigarette steals from newspaper after torn and restored newspaper
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 262) 1046
Martin Gardner Fir You! making a christmas tree from paper
Related to 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 271) 1082
Eddie Joseph Hitting the Headline page and line is chosen from selected newspaper using deck of cards, two halves are dealt and two cards freely selected, pips added together, chosen headline is divined
  • Single Number Force
  • Combination Number Force
1952 Hitting the Headlines 1
Will Ayling Fashion Parade magazine rolled into tube moves up and down two cords
1952 Routined Manipulation — Part Two 91
Jack Yates Clip Line newspaper clipping, some lines from top and bottom are cut away and the cross total of the remaining lines leads to a line which is divined
Related to 1954 Minds in Close-Up 7
Franklin V. Taylor Apport three crumbled paper balls, one is selected, objects on cards selected on appears in paper
1954 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 300) 1199
E. J. Norman Glassed prediction of a words selected from a newspaper, prediction in glass
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 303) 10
Al Koran Simplex Torn and Restored Newspaper with one piece missing
Related toAlso published here 1954 Routined Manipulation Finale 129
Harlan Tarbell The Royal Newspaper Headline Prediction
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 228
Harlan Tarbell, Robert Parrish Newspaper Headline Prediction
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 233
W. Z. Fidler Routine for Squircle
Related to 1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 14
Eugene Gloye Newspaper & Rabbit Idea spring rabbit from newspaper
1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 26
Al O'Hagan Mrs. Murphy's Christmas Tree presentation for paper tree
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 11
Jack Yates Astral Headline medium divines words from newspaper
1956 Minds in Duplicate 24
John Gannaway Comedy Finish for Slydini Paper Tear piece falls on the floor, hole in newspaper at the end
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 8
Tony Corinda No. 20. Headline Predictions
1958 The Swami Gimmick 23
Tony Corinda No. 22. A First Class Newspaper Test selected word of a newspaper is predicted
1958 The Swami Gimmick 23
Maurice Fogel (2) Mental Masterpiece live newspaper prediction
1958 Blindfolds & X-Ray Eyes 147
Dr. Spencer Thornton Futuramic Headline Prediction prediction mailed
1958 Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 16
Bert Douglas A "Refreshing" Lecture using the Egg-In-Paper Plus gimmick, liquid in newspaper
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 10
Carl "Tschanelli" Tschan Vortrag zur Wassertüte patter in prose
1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 5) 846
John Gannaway Aid for Straight Tears aid for straight tears, for any torn and restored newspaper
Related to 1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 28
Tony Corinda Headline Predictions on its staging and presentation
1960 Publicity Stunts 383
Tom Sellers Predicted from the Papers word on a newspaper cutting is selected and predicted, with box
1960 Magic of the Mind 26
Slydini Slydini's Torn and Restored Newspaper A sheet of newspaper is torn multiple pieces. And finally those are unfolded into a one whole sheet.
Also published here 1960 The Magic of Slydini 201
Norman Osborn Patter for Neil Foster's Center Tear torn and restored newspaper presentation, no method
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 31
Robert A. Nelson Nelson's Notes idea for headline prediction with Nelson Mental-Gimmic
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 11
The Amazing Maurice Newspaper Ad Test five ads are cut from a newspaper and put on a board, one is selected and divined by performer
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 23
Dick Johnson Impromptu Headline Prediction prediction in envelope, opened with pair of scissors
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 30
Alan Milan Publicity Dictionary Test gaffed book, as a prediction in a newspaper
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 67
Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jaks geistreichstes Geheimnis word is encircled on clipboard and divined
Also published here 1961 Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 59
Don Tanner Want Ad Test torn adds, one is placed inside card box and revealed by performer
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 52
David Hoy Our Correspondent in...! folder with several headlines, mentalist divines selected one
1963 The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 15
David Hoy Plastic Folder Force spectator rips out a piece of paper from a folder, which holds a collection of newspaper headlines
1963 The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 15
David Hoy, Dr. Spencer Thornton Hurling the Headlines headline prediction, verbally
Variations 1963 The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 29
Ali Bongo The Tearable Ogre newspaper torn as face of ogre
Related to 1966 The Bongo Book 15
John Hudak Printer's Demon phoned medium reveals content on a page on freely selected newspaper, see p. 874 for credit information
Related to Jan. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 77
Piet Forton Dove From Newspaper
1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 8
Ned Rutledge, James G. Thompson Jr. Before the Presses Roll! headline prediction in nest of envelopes, sent by mail
Also published here 1967 Between Two Minds 69
Ned Rutledge Tomorrow's Newspaper
1967 Between Two Minds 73
Gene Anderson Extra! Extra! A Verbal Pantomime With Newspapers (Winner of The Originality Trophy Texas Association of Magicians, 1964) - a full act with newspapers
Related to 1968 Newspaper Magic 1
Gene Anderson The Five-Pointed Star How to tear a star-shaped hole in newspaper
Related to 1968 Newspaper Magic 3
Gene Anderson The Chapeau Newspaper hat that transforms into multiple shapes: Mortar Board, Admiral's Hat, Napoleon's Hat, Hood, Sombrero, Cowboy Hat
Related to 1968 Newspaper Magic 3
Gene Anderson The Ship's Wheel and Paper Dolls How to tear a ship's wheel / ring of paper dolls
Related toAlso published here 1968 Newspaper Magic 11
Ken Bowell Squircle Cut a circle, but unfolds into square, see "Gene Anderson - The Book" for credit information
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1968 Newspaper Magic 11
Gene Anderson Fir Tree
Related toAlso published here 1968 Newspaper Magic 11
Gene Anderson Torn Message Finale Tear message into newspaper
Related to 1968 Newspaper Magic 11
Val Andrews Newsprint-Nosegay Tears newspaper up, transform into bouquet of newspaper flowers
1968 Newspaper Magic 25
Val Andrews Nervous Man on the Subway Produce lady behind newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 29
Val Andrews Newspaper Tree to Flowers Produce flowers from newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 32
Val Andrews A Modern Miss Behind The Times! Stage illusion to produce lady with frame of newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 34
Val Andrews Gone To Pot Produce pot of flowers from newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 35
Eric Hawkesworth The Curse of the Ju Ju Knife Cut and restored newspaper routine with mystical African knife
1968 Newspaper Magic 37
Eric Hawkesworth Snow White Paper Tear Storytelling routine with newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 40
Eric Hawkesworth Symbols of Good Will Christmas themed routine with newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 43
Eric Hawkesworth Big Top Paper Tear Circus-themed newspaper routine with storytelling
1968 Newspaper Magic 45
Derek Lawrence Davy Crockett Paper Tear Storytelling about Davy Crockett with newspapers
1968 Newspaper Magic 50
Tom Harris Milk Paper Pour milk into newspaper, milk disappear, then returns.
1968 Newspaper Magic 55
Unknown Egg In Newspaper Crack egg into newspaper, disappear.
1968 Newspaper Magic 58
Gerard "Bruno" Bruning Color Ad Pour colored liquid from newspaper, enough to fill a few shot glasses
1968 Newspaper Magic 60
U. F. Grant Silks, Paper & Wrists Newspaper wrapped around wrists, silks disappear, appear around spectator's wrists
1968 Newspaper Magic 67
Glenn G. Gravatt Super Penetration Silk penetrate through glass wrapped in newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 68
Gen. Franklin M. Davis Flowers of Fatima Silk transform to bouquet of flowers
1968 Newspaper Magic 68
Johnny Penrose 20th Century in Newspaper Punch hand through newspaper, produce silks from it
1968 Newspaper Magic 73
Roy Baker Jack & The Chocolate Bean Stalk Kid's trick, storytelling about Jack and the Bean Stalk, produce shower of candy/M&Ms at the end
1968 Newspaper Magic 74
Eugene Gloye Bunny In Print Produce spring rabbit from newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 77
Keith Clark March of Time Spectator names a time, performer tears newspaper into shape of clock with named time
1968 Newspaper Magic 77
Glenn G. Gravatt Spooky Paper Floating / acrobatic cane with newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 80
Billy McComb Again They Rise Deck of cards dropped into newspaper, three selections rise out of newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 81
George McAthy How to Balance a Double Sheet of Newspaper on Your Chin
1968 Newspaper Magic 81
W. G. Prunty Simple Newspaper Test
1968 Newspaper Magic 83
Ray Hyman Experiment in Auras Slate duplication effect with newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 84
Alfred Herrmann Opium Pipe Newspaper change bag to change opium pipe into fan
1968 Newspaper Magic 86
Jesse Schimmel Strip Tease Torn and restored strip of newspaper, ends in spectator's hands
1968 Newspaper Magic 87
Unknown Burnt & Restored Paper Strip Burnt strip of newspaper restored
1968 Newspaper Magic 88
Unknown Newspaper Stunt Can't fold paper more than seven times, and can't tear up a big newspaper, but magician can
1968 Newspaper Magic 89
Jason McArdle Paper Routine Produce clothing from newspaper, then cut and restored
1968 Newspaper Magic 90
Walt Kaeber Paper Routine II Torn and restored
1968 Newspaper Magic 91
Harold Thomas Thomas Tambo Rings Linking Rings with Tambo rings and newspaper
1968 Newspaper Magic 92
Will De Sieve Clippo Cut and restored newspaper strip
Variations 1968 Newspaper Magic 95
Edward Marlo Clippo Routines
Inspired by 1968 Newspaper Magic 97
Bert Douglas Clippo Repeat
Inspired by 1968 Newspaper Magic 98
George McAthy Fish Clippo Clippo routine with a fish cutout
Inspired by 1968 Newspaper Magic 100
Sid Fleischman, Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Shoe That Didn't Fit Clippo routine with shoe cutout
Inspired by 1968 Newspaper Magic 101
Ali Bongo Bongo Hat Expanding newspaper hat
1968 Newspaper Magic 103
John Braun Indian Headdress Tear newspaper into Native American headwear
1968 Newspaper Magic 106
Unknown Quick Change Newspaper hat transforms from soldier's hat to another solider's hat
1968 Newspaper Magic 109
Unknown Pressman's Hat Transforming newspaper hat, from Printer's Hat to Bishop's Milter to Mortarboard.
1968 Newspaper Magic 109
T. W. Crovney The Soldier's Hat Transforming hat until it becomes a shirt, with poem to recite and tell a story
1968 Newspaper Magic 113
Gene Anderson Afghan Bands Mobius strip routine
1968 Newspaper Magic 119
Francis J. Rigney A New Twist Mobius Strip routine
1968 Newspaper Magic 121
Louis Bertol Chinese Version Chinese Mobius strip routine
1968 Newspaper Magic 123
Tommy Thompson Look! No Twist! Variant of Mobius strip routines
1968 Newspaper Magic 127
Unknown The Fir Tree Classic newspaper produce fir tree
1968 Newspaper Magic 128
Lu Brent Fir Tree Climax Growth
1968 Newspaper Magic 129
Unknown Jacob's Ladder Newspaper into ladder
1968 Newspaper Magic 131
Unknown Strings of Things How to make a newspaper chain
1968 Newspaper Magic 132
Robert Harbin New Life for an Old Bag Newspaper change bag / sugar bag
1968 Newspaper Magic 133
Gene Anderson Historical Methods Description of different methods (Al Baker, Slydini, Page, Elmsley, Grant, Neil Foster)
1968 Newspaper Magic 135
Eddie Joseph Sucker Newspaper Tear Torn and Restored newspaper with sucker phase
1968 Newspaper Magic 137
Alton Sharpe Shall We Restore It? Torn and restored newspaper with bag gimmick
1968 Newspaper Magic 139
George McAthy Simplicity Tear Restoring torn newspaper by blatant switching
1968 Newspaper Magic 141
Gene Anderson Gene Anderson's Torn and Restored Newspaper With Flash Restoration Flash restoration
Related to 1968 Newspaper Magic 142
Gene Anderson Making the Most of the Newspaper Tearing Trick Other patter ideas and tips to enhance your routine
1968 Newspaper Magic 165
Ian Mikby Algol's Ad ad selected from newspaper is predicted, cutting strip of newspaper when spectator says stop
Mar. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 5) 247
Eddie Joseph Yogi's Gaze newspaper catches fire by itself, chemical
  • My Introduction to "Yogi's Gaze"
  • Preparation
  • The Prime Presentation
  • Points to Remember
  • Alternative Presentation
Related to 1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 259
Edmund Rowland News Test newspaper folded and edges cut off, number counted to, Koran's binary newspaper
Related toVariations Aug. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 10) 440
Fredric Kolb Club Show Headline Prediction prediction mailed in advance, two envelopes
1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 21) 101
Gene Nielsen Challenge Prediction subtleties for the Billet Pencil and locked-box
Inspired by 1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 28) 138
Joseph M. White Classified Ad Prediction
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 60
Tony Binarelli Three Cards and a Newspaper newspaper is used to devine three selections by tearing parts out of it, includes a restoration phase
1972 Card Cavalcade 133
Fred Kaps Newspaper to Dollar Bills paper to money, constructing information on page 11
Also published here 1972 Fred Kaps Lecture 6
Fred Kaps Constructing Newspaper to Dollar Bills
Also published here 1972 Fred Kaps Lecture 11
Tom Sellers Want Ad Test apparently contents of newspaper ads memorized (Stanley Jaks presentation), see also p. 565
Related to May 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7) 520
Bill Logan More News newspaper folded and edges cut off, number counted to, Koran's binary newspaper
  • The Folding Force
Inspired by June 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 525
Paul Siegel Future Witness headline and magazine prediction
1972 Doorway to Delusion 21
Paul Siegel Dart Delirium word from a newspaper is selected by throwing a a dart, word appears on slate
1972 Doorway to Delusion 32
Chester "Dr. DeMille" Miller Miller's Miracle as explained by North Bigbee, sent prediction in bill tube
Related to 1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 51) 253
Billy McComb The Egg in the Magazine raw egg poured into magazine, vanishes, reappears as fried egg
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 97
Billy McComb Wee Tree newspaper tree
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 137
Juan Tamariz Los Viajes de la Vela y el Pañuelo candle vanishes from newspaper and handkerchief is found on its place, candle is produced from jacket
1973 Aprenda Ud. Magia 68
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Poor Man's Prediction Chest bill tube in locked chest, prediction in capsule
Related to 1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 69) 341
Nathan Stark The Man from 2001 prediction is on a cassette
Variations 1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 81) 401
Robert Schwarz 'X' Marks the Spot prediction of a word chosen in newspaper, marked with an x behind back
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 96) 478
Gaylord E. Hill Time Capsule headline prediction recorded on cassette
Inspired by 1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 105) 522
Unknown The Paper Tree classic newspaper tree
1974 Tricks with Paper 23
Unknown The Paper Ladder Newspaper into ladder
1974 Tricks with Paper 26
Unknown The Garden Fence Newspaper into garden fence
1974 Tricks with Paper 28
Patrick Page The Torn and Restored Newspaper with rubber bands
1974 Tricks with Paper 30
Unknown Pure Skill small piece of paper strip is cut off, while it falls on the floor, no skill method
1974 Tricks with Paper 50
Patrick Page The Magic Tube handkerchief or other object produced from a newspaper which is folded into a tube
1974 Tricks with Paper 53
Patrick Page Transpo Handkerchief two different colored handkerchiefs are wrapped into newspaper and change places
1974 Tricks with Handkerchiefs 3
Fred Lowe Zeitungszerreiß-Telepathie newspaper torn into pieces, count-down to named number to arrive at a piece of newspaper, force by binary tearing and assembling
Also published here
  • New Pentagram
July 1974 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 16
Faucett Ross Perfect Opener Joke line as opener for Torn and Restored Newspaper
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 150
Richard Lyn Stock Answer stock prediction from newspaper, spectator encircles any part of page with eyes closed
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 128) 638
Gene Nielsen NuAge Prediction mailed before, Himber wallet
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 131) 651
Dr. E. Raymond Carlyle No-Touch Sealed Prediction mailed prediction, color, card, number, and vague headline
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 137) 681
Arthur Setterington Headline Hit live headline prediction, by tearing a newspaper and selecting a piece
Apr. 1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 8) 241
Alan Shaxon Tearing Up the News flash restoration
1976 Practical Sorcery 4
Alan Shaxon Climax Newspaper Test prediction, clever way to force a piece of a torn newspaper
1976 Practical Sorcery 40
David Berglas Vanishing Cane - My Cane in Newspaper Routine
1976 David Berglas Lecture 19
Gene Nielsen Matchless Guile prediction in signed matchbox
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 149) 743
Danton Century 21 Prediction headline prediction, Koran's binary prediction
Related to 1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 159) 791
Unknown The Paper Tree classic newspaper tree
1976 The Big Book of Magic 183
Unknown The Paper Ladder Newspaper into ladder
1976 The Big Book of Magic 184
Unknown The Scotsman's Kilt kilt from newspaper
1976 The Big Book of Magic 185
Unknown The Plaid plaid made of newspaper
1976 The Big Book of Magic 185
Patrick Page Clippit clippo
1976 The Big Book of Magic 186
Patrick Page The Ten Second Paper Tear
Also published here 1976 The Big Book of Magic 187
Burling Hull All-Fair Want Ad Test ads cut out by spectators and put in glass bowl, one selected, word on it chosen and divined, specially printed ad page with force words
1976 The Amazing World of Mentalism 15
Burling Hull Miracle Newspaper Test spectator makes circle on newspaper
1976 The Amazing World of Mentalism 41
Tan Hock Chuan Willkommen idea for torn and restored newspaper
Also published here
  • Pentagram, June 1947
June 1976 Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4) 77
James Douglas Rückgewinnung cover sheets torn off magazine, they vanish in a flash of fire and are then shown to be back
Also published here
  • Pentagram, Aug. 1947
June 1976 Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4) 78
Eric Mason On Reflection impression with Blu-Tack and a mirror
Sep. 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 1) 459
Al Mann Break Through card and headline prediction, nest of envelope sent to a member of the audience by mail
1977 Break Through 1
Walter B. Gibson, Al Mann Walter's Letter prediction in nest of envelopes, sent to spectator by mail
1977 Break Through 10
Al Mann The Prediction Caper previously mailed nest of envelopes
1977 The Photon Shield 4
Al Mann The Underlined Thought line from newspaper is underlined and divined, two methods
1977 The Photon Shield 9
Al Mann The Word in the Circle word on newspaper is encircled and performer removes same paper, with same word marked from his wallet, carbon paper
1977 The Photon Shield 10
Warren Stephens Look at it This Way or This Way NCR / carbon paper envelope
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 181) 901
Neil Poliakoff Fire the Boss! adds from newspaper are torn and sealed in envelopes one is selected and content divined
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 184) 917
Stephen Minch The Torn and Restored Fly miniature newspaper is torn and restored, with sucker explanation with falling pieces
Also published here 1977 Creations of a Magical Madman 58
Punx Das Duell mit dem Psychiater presentation for torn and restored newspaper, without method
1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 61
Harry Lorayne Line o' Type column strip cut, line predicted
Variations 1977 The Magic Book 224
Ned Rutledge, James G. Thompson Jr. Vor Drucklegung headline prediction in nest of envelopes, sent by mail
Also published here Dec. 1977 Intermagic (Vol. 4 No. 4) 148
Al Mann Through the Magic Door coincidence, spectator and performer select the same word from a newspaper, center tear with marked word in a newspaper
1978 The Apodosis 14
Larry Becker Mental Case prediction in coin purse
1978 World of Super Mentalism 97
Ray Hyman Ghost Artist celebrity chosen, divined on paper
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 209) 1043
Cicardi Mind Snap variation of Koran's binary newspaper
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 218) 1087
Fred Kaps Zeitung zu Geldscheinen paper to money
Also published here 1978 Fred Kaps Lecture 8
Fred Kaps Konstruktion von Zeitung zu Geldscheinen
Also published here 1978 Fred Kaps Lecture 13
Ray Grismer Handy - Torn Newspaper Prediction newspaper torn in thirty-two pieces, number counted to, Koran's binary newspaper
Inspired by 1978 Handy — Torn Newspaper Prediction 1
Thomas Alan Waters Clippoline Albert Spackman's "Clip Line" ("Newspaper Test", The Gen Vol. 20 No. 6) meets Clippo
1979 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue New Thoughts For Old) 25
Thomas Alan Waters Unknown Power tape cassette with headline prediction on
Related to 1979 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue New Thoughts For Old) 28
Slydini The Torn and Restored Newspaper
Also published here 1979 The Magical World of Slydini 33
Karl Fulves, Alvin Stine To The Dogs newspaper test over phone by Alvin Stine with a special issue of NY Times
1979 Interlocutor (Issue 40) 160
Karrell Fox "Pro"-Diction prediction envelope switched with newspaper
1979 Another Book 157
Karrell Fox Good News way to introduce next performer
1979 Another Book 209
Gene Nielsen Front Page based on Albert Spackman's "Clip Line"
Inspired by 1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 239) 1191
Unknown The Want Ad Test No. 33, paper strip cut where spectator wants to, ad at place where it is cut is predicted
1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 53
Karl Fulves Stop Press No. 34, newspaper test over phone
1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 54
Karl Fulves Names in the News No. 62, two spectators chose picture in newspaper and person therein, both predicted
1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 104
Karroll Priest Predic-O-Clip! prediction with bulldog clip in box, headline prediction etc, sent in advance, Nelson Gimmick
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 266) 1329
Bob Fitch Torn & Restored Paper "Extras - Variations - 10)"
short note
1980 Topit Again & Again 7
Ken Brooke Crazy Paper gags while reading a newspaper, upside down and hole for head
Also published here 1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 42
George Blake "Flash!" reading funny things from newspaper, it vanishes in a flash, then cigarette vanishes in handkerchief, with more elaborate version for magicians
1980 After Dinner Technique 49
Johnny Cooper Surprise Finish to the Vanishing Cane Trick cane rolled in newspaper, vanishes, newspaper rolled up again and wine poured out of it
1980 Polished Presentations 30
Johnny Cooper Liquid in Newspaper liquid poured in newspaper, vanishes, reappears
1980 Polished Presentations 45
Stan Lobenstern "Impromptu" Headline Prediction credit correction on page 612, additional credit to Donn Davison, Sid Lorraine, Ted Annemann
Sep. 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 9) 535
Al Mann Pyro-Sorcery newspaper starts burning by willpower, eight methods
1981 The Shattered Chalice 1
Al Mann Page One with an Al Koran Wallet
1981 The "H" Factor 9
Thomas Alan Waters Printsiple objects are wrapped in pieces of newspaper
1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 138
Mike Caveney Tearable Times lighted candle appears from rolled up newspaper, newspaper is then torn, partially burnt and finally restored again
1981 Magicomedy 85
Barrie Richardson Tri-Psi three slips in signed and sealed envelope
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 284) 1418
Don Camp Word Games piece of newspaper page is torn and word selected, divination by performer
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 287) 1433
Verne Chesbro Zeitung zu Blumenbukett newspaper to spring flowers
Also published here
  • Genii, Oct. 1952
Oct. 1981 Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 3) 97
Dr. Stanley Jaks Gedruckte Gedanken four news stories from newspaper are divined
Also published here
  • "Thought Out of Print" (Pentagram, Mar. 1953)
Dec. 1981 Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 4) 150
Barrie Richardson, Eric Mason Newspaper Mind Reading one word written upside down
Also published here Dec. 1982 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 7) 1066
Al Mann The Code spectator choses a column of a newspaper, performer divines content, dit-dah Morse-type coding
Related to 1982 Six Columns 1
Al Mann Jaks' Secret several spectators circle words on a sheet of newspaper, performer divines them
Inspired by 1982 Six Columns 4
Al Mann Power of the Press newspaper is torn and a piece selected, performer divines content
Related to 1982 Six Columns 8
Al Mann The News Force newspaper torn into 16 squares, one is selected and content predicted
Inspired byRelated to 1982 Six Columns 10
Al Mann The Chain of Thought from three pieces of newspaper, performer divines three words
1982 Six Columns 14
Al Mann The Want Ad Mystery word from a want ad section is selected and divined
1982 Six Columns 18
Al Mann The Longest Word how to make fake want ad sections for thought divination
1982 Six Columns 19
Al Mann The "Impact" Ad Mystery want ad pages are torn and put in a bowl, three spectators select a piece and think of a word, all are divined
1982 Six Columns 20
Al Mann The Clip Line variation on Albert Spackman's "Clip Line"
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1982 Six Columns 20
Al Mann, Max Andrews Coded Headlines coding a card with a newspaper
1982 Six Columns 22
Al Mann Haunting Headlines newspaper page is selected and headline is circled, prediction in envelope
1982 Six Columns 23
Al Mann Easy-Do Tele-Thought
Related to 1982 Six Columns 25
Al Mann Pegasus Page first selected page of a newspaper is predicted then it vanishes and appears in envelope, two versions
Related to 1982 Six Columns 26
Al Mann Awards Headliner! newspaper is torn and parts eliminated, headline from last piece was predicted in envelope, multiple out envelope
1982 Tr-Id 5
David Britland News Flash word in newspaper, carbon
Also published here 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 11) 200
Howard A. Adams Newsy Phorce follow up for Thirtythree Phorce, total of four remaining cards is predicted in newspaper add
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 12
Joseph Dunninger, Al Mann Dunninger's Brain-Thrust analysis of Dunninger's Headline prediction according to some news articles, slip of paper
1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 1
Al Mann The Cornucopia Caper send prediction with different papers, different things are predicted which happen in the show as well as the headline of the newspaper, paper dumbed in a bread basket
1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 5
Unknown Geller's Gaff with assistant predicting actual events while performing
1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 6
Al Mann Knock on any Door headline predictions with demographic probability, adding details later on
1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 7
Jerry Fulton A Laugh comedy headline predictions
1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 8
Jack Dean The IronClad Prediction headline prediction sealed in envelope inside plates of steel
1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 9
Al Mann Fabulous Concepts on the principle of "Dy-No-Mite Prediction" by Donn Davison and how Dr. Stanley Jaks used it
Related to 1983 Mastermind Headline Predictions 16
Thomas Alan Waters Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test torn newspaper, prediction of words, general comments
1983 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test) 383
Thomas Alan Waters Duplicities prediction on slate, several methods to add duplicate force pieces and switching pieces
1983 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test) 385
Thomas Alan Waters, Edmund Rowland, Fred Lowe, Robert Harbin X-Positions page is torn in sixteen parts and a piece selected, analysis , ideas on headline predictions
Related to
  • Edmund Rowland in Warlock's "Pentagram" Vol, 7. No.2. P. 11.
  • Fred Lowe in "New Pentagram" Vol. 4, No. 1. P.1.
  • Robert Harbin in "Abra" Vol.7, No. 181. P. 387.
1983 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mindscript 2: The Newspaper Test) 392
Tom Sellers Das restaurierte Magazin cover torn off magazine and restored
Also published here
  • The Magic Wand, Dec. 1957
Jan. 1983 Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 4) 139
Steve Beam Paper Gaber gag, performer doesn't look, so he reads newspaper, two holes in it
1984 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 3) 46
Stephen Minch The Rosebud Prophecy prediction of torn piece of newspaper, Koran deck with Newspaper
1984 Mind Melds 45
Frederick Braue Improved Routine - Al Baker T&R Newspaper
Inspired by 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 18
Unknown Miscellaneous Forces
  • forcing four cards with (re)dealing
  • odd-even number of things to force one of two spectators (matches or corners of newspaper)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 30
Karl Fulves Deluxe Headline Reading No. 21, four spectators tear off sections of newspapers, put in envelopes, performer divines contents and makes matching drawings
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 42
Unknown The Money Tree No. 35, classic newspaper tree, coins are shaken out of it
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 61
Lillian Oppenheimer The Captain's Shirt No. 78, newspaper folded and torn, during this hats and shirt shape made from it
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 138
Karl Fulves Almanac Affinity No. 79, spectator removes page of newspaper and adds all four page numbers, number used to look up word in almanac, forced, two handlings
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 142
Gene Nielsen Want Ad Test column chosen from zip loc bag
1985 The Bag Book 4
Karrell Fox The "Let's cut out all of the Phoney Baloney and do something normal and natural for a Change.. Prediction" thoughts about framing a prediction
1986 For My Next Trick... 37
Karrell Fox How to Do - The "Let's cut out all of the Phoney Baloney and do something normal and natural for a Change" Prediction sending letter ahead for headline prediction, slip of paper switched when dumped out of envelope
1986 For My Next Trick... 47
Karrell Fox Final Edition - Paper Tear ends clean
1986 For My Next Trick... 177
Unknown Zeitungen seven impromptu magic items and gags with newspapers
Dec. 1986 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 3&4) 143
Unknown Der Illustrierten-Test
Dec. 1986 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 3&4) 176
Ron Wilson Slow-Motion Newspaper Tear
Related to 1987 The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 135
Stephen Minch The Torn & Restored Fly miniature newspaper is torn and restored, with sucker explanation with falling pieces
Also published here 1987 The Three Faces of Steve 11
J. W. Sarles Torn Newspaper Strip Presentation ad column
1987 Secret Session — Part One 1
Karrell Fox "Good Newz" newspaper torn into pieces, spectator selects one and remembers word on it, it is divined
1988 My Latest Book 80
Karrell Fox "Easy Reader" page from newspaper selected, then a torn section, picture on it described, repeated several times
1988 My Latest Book 86
Al Koran Zeitungszerreißtrick with one piece missing
Also published here Feb. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 13 No. 3) 134
George G. Kaplan Ein Stegreif-Annoncentest ads torn out of newspaper and put in envelopes, ad in chosen envelope divined, cross cut force with envelopes
Also published here
  • Hugard's Magic Monthly
Apr. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 13 No. 4) 179
Gary Lee Williams Hitchhiker cutting strip of newspaper à la Clip Line, new method
Variations 1990 Spectacle 139
Ken Brooke Verrückter Zeitungsleser gags while reading a newspaper, upside down and hole for head
Also published here Oct. 1990 Intermagic (Vol. 15 No. 4&5) 140
Alex Elmsley The Visual Torn and Restored Newspaper
Related to 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 157
Karrell Fox Producing Predictions using headling prediction to predict winners, stock market, ...
1991 Goodies 74
Karrell Fox In the News trade show presentation for torn and restored newspaper
1991 Goodies 138
Harald Kurz W - Wasserzeitung tip for leafing through a newspaper
1991 Hardcore 37
Don Nielsen Kronos force of number five, six or seven with wrist watch procedure, newspaper test application, see note on p. 7
Related to
  • "Step Back in Time" (Stephen Tucker, Compendium, 1984)
1993 Rigmarole (Issue 1) 4
Karl Fulves Where She Stops "a money maker trick"
cut-out newspaper column strip is in money maker prop and cut where the spectator wants
1993 Verbatim (Issue 6) 54
Stewart Judah Judah's Newspaper Ad Trick
1994 More Greater Magic 1058
Alexander de Cova 2. Wortvorhersage
1994 Secrets No. 1 126
Karl Fulves Spook Slate two small slates are initialed, headline prediction by performer and page number by spectator, sealed in envelopes, one kept by spectator, several days later: headline on chosen page is predicted on slate
Related to 1994 Verbatim (Issue 10) 144
John Riggs R.I.P.P. Paper Tear
Inspired by
  • Patrick Page's "Ten Second Paper Tear"
1995 The Magic of John Riggs 81
Karrell Fox A Bottomless Prediction loading prediction into bottomless pay envelope
1995 Much Ado About Something 66
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann Die Zeitungsstreifen-Voraussage
1995 Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 26
Albert Spackman Newspaper Test word-forcing technique, text upside down beneath headline, without credit
1995 Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 26
Karl Fulves Beyond Numbers No. 23, page and word selected with calculation procedure
1995 Easy Magic 30
Karl Fulves Reading the Classifieds No. 43, crumpled ads from newspaper on table, one chosen and three words chosen from it, medium looks at the words and identifies the whole ad
1995 Easy Magic 62
Rudolf Braunmüller Trickumschläge III loading envelope for headline prediction
Mar. 1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 2) 74
Alan Shaxon Zeitungszerreißtrick
1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 4&5) 167
David Britland News Flash word in newspaper, carbon
Also published here 1996 Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 4&5) 172
David Harkey, Eric Anderson Scatterbrain page of newspaper torn according to spectator's wishes until piece remains, word chosen on it, predicted, bluff
1997 Ah-ha! 15
John Scarne Magic of the East Max Holden's description of an involved newspaper test performed by Scarne, no method
Also published here
  • Genii, Sept. 1941
1997 The Fine Print (Issue 6) 157
Karl Fulves Personal Effects "New Maps", rectangle torn from newspaper is divided into grid, spectators circle words in the ads, performer later divines them
Related to 1998 Mutus Nomen 52
Dondrake BlackArt Milk Routine Milk poured into newspaper cone, liquid vanishes
1998 Black Art Breakthroughs 31
The Future of Magic, Ken and James The Broken and Restored Heart Girl vanishes behind newspaper, newspaper torn and restored, girl appears again
1998 Black Art Breakthroughs 43
Maurice Nicole ImPressive in nest of envelopes, with bulldog clip
1998 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 9) 3
Ladson Butler Eine Zeitungsproduktion bowl production from torn newspaper pieces
1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 1) 26
Andrew Mayne Newspaper paperballs over the head with torn newspaper, restoration as climax
1998 Mad Mojo 41
Richard Osterlind, Albert Spackman Thanks to Spackman - Clip Line Deluxe
1999 Dynamic Mysteries 67
Richard Osterlind Air Wave Telepathy Idea for Schenk & Sondermeyer's "Alpha Mental" for radio
1999 Dynamic Mysteries 76
Christoph Borer, Michel Gammenthaler Tigris spectator selects piece of newspaper and choses a word, prediction
1999 Anam Clara 17
Barrie Richardson Word Flight one word written upside down
Also published here 1999 Theater of the Mind 244
Rudolf Braunmüller HaKaMü oder Clippo introduction to collection of ideas, "Hans Katzenstein München"
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 2) 75
Scotty Lang Die Scotty-Lang-Routine clippo
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 2) 75
Tony Bartolotta Jigsaw Puzzle clear plastic bag with torn colored paper pieces, three spectators take three paper pieces and write word, number and picture, pieces torn up and mixed with the rest, performer reaches in and locates the right pieces that combine to the spectators's writing
Related to 2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 215
Alexander de Cova News-Fisch no-tear restauration followed by production of huge plastic fish
2002 Homemade Magic 5
David Berglas 3 or 4 Words out of Thousands brief, same as Newspaper Prediction
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 342
David Berglas The Newspaper Prediction
  • The Piece of Paper
  • The Newspapers
  • The Proof
  • The Performance
  • Choosing the Page
  • Tearing the Paper
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 419
Unknown Egg in Newspaper - The Basic Effect content of egg poured in newspaper where it vanishes
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 87
Chester Morris Egg in Newspaper - Tips content of egg poured in newspaper where it vanishes
Also published here
  • "One of My Favorites" (The Linking Ring, Vol. 21 No. 12, Feb. 1942, p. 53)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 88
Joseph Ovette Egg in Newspaper - Ovette's Comedy Presentation content of egg poured in newspaper where it vanishes, with child
Also published here 2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 88
Unknown Egg in Newspaper - Extending the Effect content of egg poured in newspaper where it vanishes, with reappearance or transformation
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 88
Unknown Egg in Newspaper - Egg in Paper Plus content of egg poured in newspaper where it vanishes, newspaper turned upside down
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 88
Bill Taylor Hard as a Rock egg balanced upright on glass, after comedy vanish sequence egg is shown real, then content poured in newspaper where it vanishes
Also published here
  • Genii, Vol. 28 No. 12, Aug. 1964, p. 454
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 98
Billy McComb Egg in Movie broken egg poured into newspaper, fried egg taken out
Also published here
  • Billy McComb, McComb's Magic, 1972, p. 97
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 207
Milbourne Christopher Egg to Canary - Third Method: Milbourne Christopher's Version broken egg poured in paper bag, egg restored, bird comes out of egg
Also published here
  • "Egg a la Christopher" (Hugards Magic Monthly, Vol. X No. 2, July 1952, p. 955)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 229
F. H. Jeudevine Pop's Egg Routine
Also published here
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 22 No. 9, Nov. 1942, p. 41
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 281
Al Baker, Unknown "Al" Producto silk production from newspaper
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 526
Al Baker Newspaper Trick
Variations 2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 565
David Ben Alpha Faux presentation for "Alpha Mental": computer predicts chosen word
2003 Tricks 95
Michael Sondermeyer, Uwe Schenk Alpha Mental prediction of word chosen from newspaper page, progressive anagrams
2003 Tricks 95
Albert Spackman Newspaper Test word-forcing technique, text upside down beneath headline
2003 Tricks 96
David Kaye Milk Pitcher Plus Milk poured into newspaper cone, vanishes
2005 Seriously Silly 93
Chuck Hickok Application Idea #3: Newspaper Switch Helper forcing a piece of a newspaper
2005 Mentalism, Incorporated: Volume Two 45
Christoph Borer Anagramm-Wahl from a piece of newspaper two selected words are mixed up to form a message, anagram
Related toAlso published here 2006 Compilation 131
Peter Kougasian Headline Prediction (Or Card Trick) envelope mailed to host in advance, later switched in pre-show, as an out it contains a poker deal prediction in case the switch is not possible
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 428
Christoph Borer Zeitungsschnipselforce forcing a newspaper piece, pieces in folded newspaper
2007 Seminarnotitzen 2007 1
Christoph Borer Anagramm-Wahl from a piece of newspaper two selected words are mixed up to form a message, anagram
Also published here 2007 Seminarnotitzen 2007 7
Don Nielsen Page Force forcing a number from two to nine with a newspaper, book test application
2007 Prolix (Issue 3) 149
Patrick Page The Ten Second Paper Tear with additional gags and lines
Related toAlso published here 2011 Magic Page by Page 176
Patrick Page Patrick's Hatrick hat made from newspaper
2011 Magic Page by Page 238
Patrick Page Tearing It Up tearing up pieces and putting them under leg of table, gag
2011 Magic Page by Page 284
Unknown Paper Tree, Very Pretty classic newspaper tree
2011 Mr. Mysto's Wizard Academy 18
Will De Sieve, John Carney Clippo
2011 Mr. Mysto's Wizard Academy 20
Jamy Ian Swiss Astrological Prediction newspaper astrology column is cut where spectators want à la Clip Line, top line of cut-off strip is predicted as well as sign and birth date of spectator
Inspired by 2012 Dichotomies 31
Jim Steinmeyer, Alberto de Figueiredo The Torn Newspaper Prediction Force
Related to
  • Jim Steinmeyer's "The Torn Newspaper Prediction" in "Technique & Understanding"
2013 Magia Demente 74
Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jaks Subtlest Secret word is encircled on clipboard
Also published here 2014 The Incredible Dr. Jaks 134
Dr. Stanley Jaks Thought Out of Print four news stories from newspaper are divined
Also published here
  • "Thought Out of Print" in "Pentagram" March, 1953
2014 The Incredible Dr. Jaks 235
Colin McLeod Devil-May-Care mailed prediction contains two envelopes, one predicts which one spectator will select and the other predicts first couple of word of newspaper
Inspired by
  • Bruce Bernstein's "A Sporting Prediction" in "Perception is Reality"
2014 Divine 148
Vanni Bossi Stick-Stab unprapared newspaper sheet is glued shut with deck inside, stabbed with knife
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 88
Roberto Giobbi Standard Procedures Revised on standard procedures and how to end a torn & restored newspaper
2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 17) 21
Christoph Borer Die Anagramm-Wahl from a piece of newspaper two selected words are mixed up to form a message, anagram
Related toAlso published here 2016 21 210
Christoph Borer Newspaper Snippet Force
2016 21 214
Andy (The Jerx) Dewey Defeats Truman Solutions to common issues magicians have with headline predictions

Issue 1: Too bold a power to claim
Issue 2: What if there's a tragedy that day?
2016 The Jerx 165
Gene Anderson The Newspaper Act entire newspaper act, including folding and cutting designs and tricks with newspaper
A. How it all began
B. The act
C. Set-up
D. Gene's script
E. Music
F. Keeping Current
G. Storing the prepared act
Related to 2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 90
Gene Anderson Star of David - The Six-Pointed Star cut from newspaper, two cuts
A. "Clean copy" pages
B. Folding the pages
C. Performance
D. Presentation possibilities
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 102
Gene Anderson Peace Symbol cut from newspaper, one cut A. Folding the newspaper B. Performance
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 105
Ken Bowell, Gene Anderson Squircle circle cut into newspaper, when unfolded it is a square, with credit information
A. Selecting newspaper pages
B. Preparing Squircle's pages
C. Storing the prepared Squircle
D. Performance
Related toAlso published here 2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 107
Gene Anderson Wastebasket basket attached to trousers to store crumbled and cut paper
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 112
Gene Anderson Chapeaugraphy - Forty Years to Make a Hat chapeaugraphy act with newspaper
A. Introduction
B. Getting Started
C. Creases and stiffeners
D. Preparing the Mortarboard
E. Making the tassel
F. Finishing the folds
G. Performance
H. Gene's classic origami hats
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 113
Gene Anderson Ship's Wheel & Dolls cutting dolls and a ship's wheel from newspaper
A. Preparing the pages
B. Performance
Related to
  • Vin Carey's "Easy Do' Paper Act", 1941.
Also published here
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 132
Gene Anderson Corn Stalk newspaper tree
A. Preparation
B. Performance
Also published here 2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 134
Gene Anderson Hello Trick word "hello" shall be cut from paper, but then it is hell, then "O" appears on wrong end and finally with another cut it is restored to the other end
A. Clippo times two
B. Getting started
C. Newspaper
D. Props
E. Glue lines
F. Folding the Hello strip for performance
G. Performance, Phase I "cutting" Hell
H. Performance, Phase 2 - cutting the "O" for O Hell
I. Performance, Phase 3 - Clippo cut for Hello
J. Gene's script
K. Rubber cement
L. The history of Clippo
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 137
Gene Anderson Torn Message message torn into newspaper
A. Finale message
B. Introduction
C. Preparing the papers
D. Preparing the message
E. Performance
F. Production Run
G. Gene's script
H. Newspaper article
Inspired by
  • Jean Hugard's "Paper Tearing Extraordinary" in "Hugard's Magic Monthly" February, 1957.
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 158
Gene Anderson The Tear Through Time - History and Evolution of the Torn & Restored Newspaper A. Introduction
B. Cortini
C. Benno Pantel
D. Carl Brema
E. Janos Bartl & D. J. Stringer
F. Al Baker
G. Al Koran
H. Gene Anderson
I. Doug Henning
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 226
Gene Anderson The Tear Through Time - History and Evolution of the Torn & Restored Newspaper A. Introduction
B. Cortini
C. Benno Pantel
D. Carl Brema
E. Janos Bartl & D. J. Stringer
F. Al Baker
G. Al Koran
H. Gene Anderson
I. Doug Henning
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 226
Gene Anderson Gene Anderson's Torn & Restored Newspaper flash restoration
A. Introduction
B. Gene's script
C. Preparing the newspaper
D. Colored pages
E. Newspaper page sizes
F. Folding the newspaper
G. The Clip
H. Setting up for performance
I. Showing the pages
J. Tearing the newspaper
K. Restoration
L. Showing the pages
M. Resetting the T&R newspaper
Related to 2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 234
Chris Rawlins Hack newspaper page chosen, torn up, piece selected, content divined
Inspired by
  • Al Koran's binary newspaper test