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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 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVI) 187
Unknown How to pull laces innumerable out of your mouth, of what colour or length you list, and never anie thing seene to be therein mouth coils
Related to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 194
Unknown How to draw ribbins of any colour out of your mouth, and to deliver it by the yard mouth coils
Related to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 29
Unknown How to transforme any one small thing into another forme by folding of paper Buddha papers to change coins
Related to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 47
Unknown L'Ecriture Cachée Dans une Tabatiere, d'où on la Tire, Sans la Toucher, Pour la Faire Trouver Dans une Bougie signed piece of paper is burnt and appears in selected candle, switch with a box, with assistant notes from 1788 mention method for paper to orange and signature duplication
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 24
Unknown La figurine dans la main Figurine put in the spectator's hand begins to move
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 33
Unknown La figurine dans la main expliqué Figurine put in the spectator's hand begins to move, from p. 33 explained
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 81
Unknown Encre invisible Recipe for invisible ink and its revelation
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 88
Unknown The Dancing Sailor cardboard head danced between legs, thread
Modern Magic 323
Unknown The Butterfly Trick paper butterflies held in air with fan
Modern Magic 397
Bland A Barber's Pole from an Egg paper spiral "pole", later switched for wooden one
More Magic 340
Unknown The Paper Ribbon and the Barber's Pole long paper coil from hat, then pole (paper, switched for wooden pole by assistant)
More Magic 300
Unknown Paper from an Egg paper coil
Related to More Magic 339
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat
More Magic 199
Unknown Newspaper Cuttings Turned into Pale Ale paper cuttings in glass covered with handkerchief, transforms into beer
Related to More Magic 359
Buatier de Kolta A Shower of Flowers production from paper cone
Related to More Magic 390
Unknown Die magische Blumendüte paper flowers appears in paper cone
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 52
Unknown Die Bonbondüte paper cone rolled, marked by spectator and filled with confetti, confetti changes into sweets
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 5
Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählter Karten No. 39, four piles made, one chosen, all cards from that pile are predicted in envelope, nested envelopes system
Der Kartenkünstler 46
Unknown Die dressierte Spinne fly stuck to bottom of paper spider, spider moves around, gag, also with other paper figures
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 28
Unknown Das glückliche Wiederfinden No. 41, card vanishes from envelope and reappears in cigar, card either forced or freely chosen with cigar index
Der Kartenkünstler 49
Unknown Die Fahnenfabrik in der Hand colored tissue paper to snow storm, then flags appear in hand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7) 99
Unknown Der magische Name paper burnt, letters of a name remain unburnt, chemical
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Unknown Die sympathetische Tinte chemical method to make writing appear on paper, paper has to be dipped in water
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 63
Unknown Die magische Blumendüte third and final part of description, spring flower production systems, flowers appear in paper cone, borrowed umbrella, clothless umbrella skeleton to display the flowers
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 83
Unknown Nested Multiple Out Envelope four nested envelopes with four predictions, unpacked until required prediction is accessible
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 76
Unknown Prädestinieren remember and forget with one spectator and additional prediction in double envelope
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 47
Unknown Als Entrée zu empfehlen one glove shrinks and one becomes bigger, then a clear box with confetti is shown, confetti changes into flowers
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 73
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Kunstfärberei patter to the effect
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 188
Unknown Suggestion und Hypnose explanation of the effect
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Carl L. Curiel Die wunderbaren Papierschnitzel confetti of three different colors mixed in glass container, every color can be removed on command
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 119
Carl Willmann Harlekin und Blumendüte harlequin puppet appears in paper cone with a load of spring flowers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 10) 150
Unknown Ein Tellschuss object placed in paper cone which is attached to a target, cone and content vanish in a flash when fired upon it
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 3) 38
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Kunstfärberei glass casket with white paper confetti, confetti changes color a few times, apparatus
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 167
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Carmen's Tamburin à la Conradi tambourine assembled and shown empty, long paper streamer and other objects produced
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 20
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Des indischen Marabuts Sehergabe three numbers named and cards counted to, numbers and cards predicted, prepared envelope, faced deck
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 57
Unknown Das Schnellmalen painting appears on white paper in frame
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 78
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann, Carl Willmann Röntgenstrahlen-Phantasien image of card appears on white cardboard in card case prop, set-up with three stands and x-ray patter, also an image of spectator's hand appears as x-ray on white cardboard, more variations
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 57
Unknown Sympathetische Tinte three recipes for invisible ink
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 126
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The last mysterie à la Conradi envelope sealed by spectator, silk vanishes from glass (loop and pull behind chair), reappears inside
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 186
Professor Bellonie, Carl Willmann Die Wurfmechanik für Blumen loading mechanism to bring packet of spring flowers into empty paper cone, it is shot into tabled cone from table edge by picking up the wand
Related toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 123
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tambourin tambourin build from frame and piece of paper, paper streamer comes out of it and some more production items
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 107
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die magische Blumentüte spring flowers appear in paper cone, only patter claimed by Conradi, spring loading mechanism at table edge
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 153
H. F. C. Suhr Der wandernde Rotwein glass bottle with wine placed on tray and covered, wine appears from paper cone and is poured into glass, bottle shown empty and silk is now inside that previously was placed into paper cone, patter bei Conradi
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 134
Camill Bihler Tuch- und Papierschnitzel-Kunststück paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and back
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 141
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, on using "professor", Embryoskop (Prof. Dr. W. Preyer), reading letter inside envelope (alcohol), x-rays, colored ashes from bowl of water (sand-like)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 80
Unknown Die wunderbaren Papierschnitzel second method
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 149
Unknown Magische X-Strahlen performer is able to read content of envelope, x-ray patter, alcohol
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 106
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Geisterschrift à la Conradi numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 61
Unknown Das spiritistische Schreibmedium numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 75
Unknown Envelope with See-Through Dummy
New Era Card Tricks 175
Unknown Zur wandernden Uhr watch changes into previously palmed tissue confetti
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8) 123
Unknown Die nach dem Takte der Musik tanzenden Pappfiguren paper figures dance, thread across stage
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 2) 28
Unknown Indische Gaukelei tissue paper crumpled into a ball, clings to hand or finger or floats for a moment, thread from head to wax ball which is attached to a chair
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 41
Unknown Multiple Out Envelope four outs
New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown Das mysterieuse Couvert container attached to envelope sealed by spectator, an item can then be produced from apparently the envelope
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 25
Antonio Molini Sympathetische Tinte recipes for invisible ink
Inspired byRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 157
Antonio Molini Sympathetische Tinte second part
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 174
Unknown Das amerikanische Couvert item put in envelope is switched when envelope is opened again
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 164
Unknown The Envelope Card envelope changes into card
New Era Card Tricks 258
Unknown X Rays cards in envelopes are divined, two methods, envelopes marked visually or haptically
Related to New Era Card Tricks 144
Professor Bellonie Die moderne Blumenfabrikation tissue paper torn and transformed into spring flowers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 42
Unknown The Spirit Envelope three selections, slip of paper with their names appears in previously empty envelope
New Era Card Tricks 173
Professor Bellonie Die behexten Papierschnitzel second part, method
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10) 150
Antonio Molini Der kleine Springinsfeld paper figure on cork on card on top of full glass, suddenly jumps up
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 109
Unknown Glaskassette und Tücher silks travel from paper cone to clear glass casket
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 24
Unknown Die Durchdringung der Stoffe paper cone place upside down onto glass, coin travels audibly into glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 26
Carl Willmann Zur Füllung der Blumendüte loading paper cone with spring flowers
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 1) 13
J. Marcellin Die Verwandlung der Gummibälle in Papierschnitzel rubber balls change into confetti, fake balls
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 185
Carl Willmann Zur Füllung der Blumendüte second part
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 22
Professor Bellonie Die behexten Papierschnitzel confetti changes into egg, then a small bird appears in glass of confetti and egg when covered
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9) 138
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die reisenden Münzen No. 48, four coins travel to paper bag
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 130
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der Kobold in der Flasche No. 36, name of chosen card or sum of numbers appears on paper in bottle, chemical
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 103
Unknown Der bezauberte Fingerhut small cone made from paper and put on table, thimble vanishes and reappears underneath, nesting thimbles
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 77
Unknown Die magische Blumentüte spring flowers appear in paper cone, multiple loading methods
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 84
Professor Bellonie Der Ring am Bouquet borrowed finger ring vanishes from paper cone and reappears on flower bouquet that appears in a water glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 71
J. Marcellin Die Verwandlung der Gummibälle in Papierschnitzel second part of explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 9
Unknown Die Kunst, in ein ringförmig geschlossenes band einen Knoten zu machen "The art of making a knot into a closed circle", moebius/möbius strip routine, seven different rings are cut with up to three double-twists
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 125
Unknown Die Eichenlaub-Guirlande production festoon
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 55
Unknown Der Schnellzeichner drawing appears on paper sheet when rubbed on it with cloth
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 158
H. F. C. Suhr Zur Füllung der Blumendüte spring flowers from paper cone
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 2) 23
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Tuch- und Papierschnitzelkunststück No. 41, silk pushed in paper cylinder, glass with paper pieces vanishes and reappears in paper cylinder, then silk in glass instead of paper
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 114
Unknown Ein Papierschnitzel-Kunststück "By E. B. from Berlin", sands of the desert with paper confetti
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 105
Unknown Der schwimmende Papierfisch No. 2, paper fish moves forward on water, oil
Der Amateurzauberer 157
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle Papierfähnchen No. 12, piece of paper with grain and apple moves by itself, experiment
Der Amateurzauberer 162
Carl Willmann Das Kleieglas grain or confetti in glass transforms into something else (eggs, candy, ...), insert
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 7) 107
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das geheimnisvolle Couvert design for two-way envelope
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 142
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle Gemälde No. 2, white cloth in frame lighted from back, it seems transparent, on command an image appears on cloth, chemical
Der Amateurzauberer 114
Unknown Glimmbilder herzustellen No. 4, drawings that appear when heated, chemical
Der Amateurzauberer 158
Carl Willmann Ueber ein neues Papier für Geheimmitteilungen on appearing writing
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 159
Unknown Die Flammenschrift writing burns into piece of paper
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 175
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine Gedanken-Photographie spectator writes card on paper, two blank business cards put in box, on one appears image and on other name of selection
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 184
Carl Willmann Variationen zum Tambourin
Inspired byRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 62
Arthur Toskana Unschuld und Liebe, Hoffnung und Trauer white confetti in glass container change color multiple times
Also published here
  • upcoming book "Poesie und Zauberstab" (Arthur Toskana)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 186
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case
Der Amateurzauberer 115
Professor Bellonie Variation zum Kleieglas grain transposition routine with glass and paper cone
Inspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8) 122
Unknown Der verschwindende Teufelskopf No. 4, six devils depicted on illustration, head of one vanishes, can be moved on invisible threads similar to moving pip cards
Der Amateurzauberer 118
Unknown Der zerschlagene Stock wooden stick held by two paper rings, stick broken with a hit but paper remains intact
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 61
Josef Löffler Eine mysteriöse Wanderung grains put in paper cone, wine vanishes from bottle and is now in cone instead of grain
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 72
Emil Clauß Die Blumendüte spring flowers loaded with lamp that is used to show the inside of the paper cone
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 45
Unknown b) Der Notizblock add-a-number pad, clever design, same method as in Conradi's Zauberspiegel
Related to Moderne Magie 150
Unknown Shark in the Fish-pond non-magical science experiment
The Modern Conjurer 291
Unknown Perpetual Motion non-magical science experiment
The Modern Conjurer 299
Unknown The Flower Trick spring flowers from paper twisted in cornucopia
The Modern Conjurer 275
Alphonse Wunnenburger Eine elektrische Spielerei paper sticks to hand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 45
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli IV. Mimikry routine with tissue paper and hat
1. Die Papierfabrik in der Hand (paper ball changes to confetti with fan, snow storm)
2. Vergehen und Erstehen (paper ball travel to cone inside a hat)
3. Die sich vermehrenden Bälle (ball multiplies under hat and inside balls are presents for spectators)
4. Das japanische Schmetterlingsspiel (butterflies are formed from paper and they start to fly with the aid of a fan, thread on forehead)
Moderne Magie 86
Unknown Coin in Card, Paper in Candle Trick marked coin travels into card, piece of paper into candle
Related to The Modern Conjurer 249
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIV. Telepathie 1. Die Geisterschrift (slates, multiple versions, total of chosen number appears)
2. Die Fernschrift (message appears on paper sealed in envelope, remote writing)
3. Die Rosenverwandlung (rose changes from red to white, red writing appears on paper)
4. Das spiritistische Kartenspiel (deck appears under box and vanishes again, hollow card deck imitation)
Moderne Magie 146
Dr. G. Runschke Halbfertige Ideen idea for flower production in paper cone
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 46
Fr. Berndt Die wachsende Palme growing palm tree
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 150
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 5. Das amerikanische Couvert neuster Fasson envelope to make billets or bills appear
Moderne Magie 61
Dr. Med. v. Rutkowski Zur Blumendüte
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 104
Charles Lang Neil The Art of Paper Folding trouble wit, 18 pages, photographs of Ellis Stanyon
The Modern Conjurer 351
Unknown Flags and Paper Shavings tissue paper changes into snow storm, then flags produced
Later Magic 351
Bertram North Ein moderner Hellseher four five-digit numbers written on paper and added, number predicted in envelope, numbers switched before the last spectator writes down his numbers, final row added by performer
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 169
Carl Willmann Eine Reichsmark auf Reisen "Ein niedliches Handkunststück", question written on paper and cut in two, marked coin wrapped inside on half, vanishes in flash, coin reappears under previously selected, rolled up (to a tube) and tabled card, other half of billet reappears inside candle
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 10) 151
Michaelis Hermann Melot Herrmann's Papierschnitzel-Kunststück tissue paper changes into confetti, then spring flower bouquet appears
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 165
Maurice Garland The Paper-Tearing Trick, with Colour Change
Later Magic 483
Unknown The Afghan Bands rings of paper cut lengthwise
Later Magic 471
Unknown The Thimble and Paper Cone nested thimbles, thimble through paper cone
Later Magic 506
Ellis Stanyon Das bezauberte Papier torn and restored piece of paper, corner torn off at the start matches, with sucker element
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 102
Professor Hoffmann My Friend in Thibet card put in a box, two blank cards in envelopes with pencils, on chosen blank card name of selection appears
Later Magic 497
Unknown Wand Production from Paper Cone
Later Magic 128
Camill Bihler A Handkerchief Transformed into Paper Shavings paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and back
Also published here Later Magic 323
C. O. Williams The Paper Bag (Various Kinds) "Methods for Obtaining Secret Possession of a Watch"
watch vanishes in paper bag or cone
Later Magic 134
Carl Willmann Der Zauberkünstler als Cafétier confetti put in coffee jug changes to coffee, in another jug into milk, coffee in a cup changes back to confetti
Related toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 87
Unknown Reproduction from a Sealed Envelope container secretly attached to envelope
Later Magic 292
Unknown Two Vanished Handkerchiefs Reproduced from a Nest of Three Envelopes spectator seals nest of envelope, two handkerchiefs vanish and reappear inside, one in each, loading envelopes behind and taking out inner envelope from behind
Later Magic 294
Ching Ling Foo, Ellis Stanyon The Chinese Paper-Tearing Trick with thread or paper
  • The Original Form of the Trick
  • Various Methods of Performing it
  • Ellis Stanyon's Method
Later Magic 473
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ein Tuchkunststück in verschiedenen Variationen long routine combination, silk splits in two, one put in paper cone, borrowed handkerchief put over glass vase, in cone are now flowers, water in vase changes to ink, glass with handkerchief vanish under silk, handkerchief reproduced from spectator's pocket
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
A. J. Die Streichholzschachtel im Dienste der Magie uses of match box in magic tricks, back palm with matchbox
1. appearing silk
2. vanishing silik
3. color change with matchbox cover as secret tube
4. matchboxes travel from one hat to another
5. vanishing matches
6. coin travels from box to box
7. double color changing silk in rolled up paper, silk to paper streamer
8. appearing spring flowers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 101
Unknown Das Geheimnis des Wörterbuches empty billets put in hat, a page chosen in a dictionary, that page opened in another one and counted down to a word that corresponds with a number chosen from a change bag of number cards, that word is suddenly on a billet that's chosen form the hat, using force book with only two numbers to force page
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 78
Ben-Zur "Telegraphie ohne Draht" four blank paper pieces rolled up and inserted into fingers of borrowed gloves, four questions asked, fingers cut off and paper removed, questions and answers found on paper pieces, glove restored
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 39
Dr. Costa Brito Der Name einer von einem Zuschauer gedachten Karte erscheint auf einem in einem Glase befindlichen Papier geschrieben piece of paper crumped up and put in glass, name of (forced) selection appears on it
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 148
A. J. Zum mysteriösen Cigarettenpapier spectator crumples up piece of cigarette paper, word or number appears on it in chosen color
Inspired by
  • Das Mysteriöse Cigarettenpapier (a book by H. F. C. Suhr)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 150
A. J. Back Palm Envelope Loading item loaded behind envelope from back palm
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 119
Carl Willmann Fahne und Bouquet tissue paper set on fire and tossed into audience, becomes paper streamers which are pulled back, flag produced, bouquet produced
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 136
Unknown Das mysteriöse Couvert envelope hangs on stage, answers to questions appear inside, switch on tray, black art
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 172
Unknown Papierfaltekunst
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 29
Sidi-Ali Papierfaltekunst 2. Die Palme (paper tree)
3. Die Himmelsleiter (ladder version of paper tree)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 43
Ten Ichi Die vier Teller und die vier Papierkugeln four paper balls under four plates, the balls assemble
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 22
H. F. C. Suhr Der australische Uhrenbaum borrowed watch put in paper cone, paper unrolled and watch vanishes, reappears at root of small tree that is pulled out of its pot
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 37
John Northern Hilliard Torn & Restored Cigarette Paper Ideas
The Art of Magic 324
Unknown The Cigarette Paper Trick clean-up in mouth, with sucker explanation
The Art of Magic 321
Unknown The Four Paper Balls and Plates sympathetic paper balls
The Art of Magic 319
T. Nelson Downs Ring Holdout torn & restored cigarette paper idea
The Art of Magic 324
Unknown Making Envelope Transparent alcohol, method with box and sponge in pocket
Related to Mind Reading Secrets and Sealed Billet Reading 22
Stanley Collins False Envelope Insertion only part of the cards are inserted into the envelope
Original Magical Creations 29
Stanley Collins The Spider pips of card vanish and appear on paper, pip eating spider
Related to Original Magical Creations 67
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Trance No. 26, four cards removed from thirty-two-card deck and put in envelope, lights out, when lights are back on the names of cards are written on envelope
Variations Thirty Card Mysteries 70
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins Bottled Sunshine longer routine, tissue paper bursts into in fire, hole is burnt in a playing card with a reading-glass, three candles catch alight, third candle begins to melt
Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 90
Charles T. Jordan Paper Tearing Supreme No. 5
Ten New Pocket Tricks 10
Charles T. Jordan The Letter-Mailing Mystery No. 7, stack of chips with numbers, set of envelopes, envelope and postage chosen with stack of chips are divined
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 17
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das Geheimnis der Uhr. No. 11, pocket watch placed under silk, contains prediction of name, selected card and total of numbers
Magische Miniaturen 39
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Verzauberter Schnee. No. 18, with fan
Magische Miniaturen 60
Oswald Rae The Impossible Possible using a Spirit Box, name of card written down on paper and locked in box, blank card in envelope changes to that card
Between Ourselves 22
Oswald Rae Mental Telepathy named card is found in small envelope, which is inside a big envelope
Between Ourselves 11
Oswald Rae Pips and Paper paper signed and pinned on board, two selections turn blank and pips are found on paper
Between Ourselves 5
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Mysteriöse Reparatur. No. 14, torn and restored paper ribbon, two methods
I. Amerikanische Methode
II. Chinesische Methode
Magische Miniaturen 47
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Telepathisches Kontrollsystem. No. 16, playing card is selected and placed inside a book, on blank piece of paper sealed inside an envelope, name of card and page number appears
Magische Miniaturen 54
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Sie spottet der Fessel. No. 5
  • 1. Der Kartenflüchtling (ace vanishes from deck and appears inside envelope, pip covered by black Aces so Ace of Hearts poses as Diamonds)
  • 2. Die Karte als Ausbrecher (deck is encircled with rubber band, bottom card vanishes under handkerchief and appears in spectator's pocket)
Magische Miniaturen 21
Oswald Rae A Visible Coffee Tranistion conical glass filled with confetti, changes to hot coffee
Between Ourselves 57
Louis Nikola Unconscious Thought Transmission Random card chosen and sealed in envelope. Audience members name suit and value to form a card, which matches the card in the envelope
Also published here The Nikola Card System 34
Louis Nikola The Telepathogram Magician divines thought of card, and writing appears on paper that divines position of card in the deck
The Nikola Card System 54
Louis Nikola The Flight Card to Impossible Location At Any Number: Card vanishes from inside an envelope to be found in a deck sealed also in another envelope, at a location named by the spectator
The Nikola Card System 62
Oswald Rae Call for Your Drinks tube is sealed with paper and rubber bands on both ends, hole in paper and at will, liquids are produced
Sub Rosa 41
Oswald Rae Novelty Paper Tearing any name / word teared from paper
Sub Rosa 64
Oswald Rae Bending a Piece of Glass framed piece of glass is put in large envelope and bent, when removed, glass is unharmed
Sub Rosa 54
Oswald Rae Card and Cigarette three pieces of a signed and torn card in envelope transform into tobacco, card is found restored in cigarette, last piece fits
More Practical Patter 8
Oswald Rae Paper Tearing Feats patter and jokes for paper tearing acts
More Practical Patter 36
Oswald Rae Simple Silk Sorcery chosen one of four different colored silks vanishes from paper cone and appears in desired envelope, with stand
VariationsAlso published here
  • "Simple Silk Sorcery" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 57
Oswald Rae A Novel Book Test page selected and line chosen by the aid of playing cards, line from page appears on blank card sealed in envelope
Also published here
  • "A Novel Book Test" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 53
Tom Sellers The Psychic Wish
Sellers' Secrets 18
Tom Sellers Oriental Ashes assistant names color of burnt paper ashes, coding
Sellers' Secrets 17
Tom Sellers The Psychic Tissues feeling colors behind back
Sellers' Secrets 10
Tom Sellers Spirit Message Improvement carbon papers of different color to produce prediction or spirit message in chosen color in envelope
Magical Pleasantries 11
Tom Sellers The Torn and Restored Paper
Sellers' Secrets 5
Lu Brent The Torn Magazine Cover
Novel Magic 25
Victor Farelli Effect cards shuffled by spectator, still top card is correctly predicted on previous empty paper, locator card
Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 99
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Perfect Club Slate Routine name written up secretly on paper appears on slate
SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 22
Laurie Ireland Troublewit Idea for Children
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 2
Tom Bowyer Publicity Trick back of business card with playing card back changes color
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 8) 31
Unknown Coin and Apple coin and apple change places, under paper cones
Coin Magic 22
Theodore Annemann An Original Faked Envelope with a Publicity Angle three compartments, election prediction application
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 15) 72
Theodore Annemann The Impression Moderne wax coating on envelope as impression device
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 43
Tom Sellers Mysterious Writing out to lunch
Quick Tricks 16
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Psychic Writing appearing writing on paper card answers question
Related toVariations Mental Bargain Effects 4
Tom Sellers Novel Telepathy medium divines things in boxes, one ahead
Quick Tricks 18
Tom Sellers A Numerical Exchange sum on two slips of paper exchange
Quick Tricks 8
Theodore Annemann A Matter of Policy story gag trick with twenty giant cards, ten democrats and ten republics, see page 54 for further comments and page 99 for improvement by Max Holden, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew Brennan
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 9) 35
Stuart Robson Horrors!!! binary coded cards, word divined, see page 164 for comment by William Larsen and page 172 for improvement by L. Vosburgh Lyons
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 41
Tom Sellers A Surprise Opening with Cards confetti appears as deck is riffled
Quick Tricks 18
Theodore Annemann Two Mindreading Publicity Effects center tear presentation as newspaper test or living/dead test
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 6) 24
Theodore Annemann The Impromptu Mind Reader center tear
Mental Bargain Effects 14
Theodore Annemann The Card Unharmed business card in envelope is cut but unharmed, see page 172 for improvement by Monty Crowe
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 11) 56
Unknown An Envelope Mystery forced cards put in envelopes with punch marks, including "A Variation"
Mental Magic with Cards 14
Nat Scherzer A Neat Publicity Trick address chosen from different envelopes is predicted
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 20
Theodore Annemann From Beyond the Grave spelling to dead name with blank cards
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 115
Theodore Annemann Psychic Writing Variation appearing writing on paper card answers question
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 91
Charles T. Jordan The Spectral Seamstress name of person is magically sewn on handkerchief
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 124
Keith Clark March of Time - Finale Trick paper cutting with clock face and time
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 116
Unknown Finale deck thrown in audience becomes shower of colored tissue butterflies
Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 163
Herbert Hood A Mental Test Revamped thought-of card divined via center tear, see page 172 for variation by William Larsen
Inspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 24) 151
Theodore Annemann Center Tear
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 167
Theodore Annemann Triple Coercion color, card and number are named and predicted, only number free choice, nail writer
Related toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 123
Laurie Ireland A Novel Pigeon Production follow up for Cecil Lyle's Hat Trick, dove appears fro paper hat
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 2
Robert Parrish The Ultimate One Man Sealed Message Reading System 1. Collecting the Envelopes
2. Reading the Messages
3. Returning the Card and Envelope
4. Returning the Next to the Last Message
5. Reading the Last Message
You'd be Surprised 22
Bertram Adams The Krazy Kode word from text selected with role of dice, use of progressive anagrams
VariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 200
Stewart James The Folk Test two names selected from list are predicted
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 236
John Goodrum Spello alphabet cards put in cone with ribbon arrange themselves into name of selected magazine
You'd be Surprised 61
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Marvello Paper Tearing duplicate paper glued in corner of paper
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 67
Unknown Just a Cigarette Paper cigarette paper balanced on hat, nose and sleeve, with Cinquevalli anecdote
The Magic Annual for 1937 17
Paul Curry Nyctalopia spectator writes name in dark with lights out, performer divines it, carbon paper
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 245
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Ashes - Second Method spectator burnes piece of colored paper from several options, performer divines color from ashes
The Magic Annual for 1937 31
Howard Albright Tuned Minds word written on playing card is divined
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 347
Theodore Annemann My Own Swami Test predicting anything, pocket writing
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 249
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Cone Load
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, July 1921
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 79
U. F. Grant A Spirit Message writing appears on card, double facer
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
Arthur Monroe Voodoo hole coin on string is put in box and hidden, light turned out, in glowing light performer is seen to have box again and coin drops off cord, combined with card divination on blank card
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 208
Louis Lam The Zig-Zag Card Novelty question marks on paper change into name of selected card
Watch Me Closely 19
John Goodrum General Notes on Predictions
You'd be Surprised 26
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Another Paper Tearing Trick
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, September 1921
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 77
Robert Parrish Strange Interlude words from magazine and dead name divined, subtle impression device use
You'd be Surprised 15
Oscar Weigle Alias Divination several spectators write names on slips which are later correctly assigned, one of the names divined as well
You'd be Surprised 11
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Torn Cigarette Paper Idea idea to get extra piece, named number appears on restored paper
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 49
Fred Rothenberg Torn and Restored Paper Strip Gimmick
The Magic Annual for 1937 83
M. Heboldt The Cigarette Paper, Torn and Restored corner torn off and given to spectator, rest torn and restored, then corner restored as well
Also published here
  • Prestidigitateur, May 1923
The Magic Annual for 1937 18
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Telepathic Prediction named number appears in chosen color on paper stuck to piece of wood, optional repeat phase
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 34
Theodore Annemann, Percy Naldrett The Phantom Artist celebrity chosen, large paper sheet is folded and cut, silhouette of chosen person is seen
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 217
Unknown Fire-Eating routine with assistant and some byplay, relighting candle, candle bit off, smoke out of mouth, pole and ribbons from mouth, umbrella production
The Magic Annual for 1937 107
Val Evans, Franz Christensen An Invitation to Lunch...with Beer picture cards are spelled out with story, always beer shows up, handling of Christensen's "Spell Hound" (Nov. 1936 Genii)
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 238
Theodore Annemann The Double Ad Test ads selected by spectator, performer divines them
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 181
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate
You'd be Surprised 18
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Torn and Restored Tissue accidentally dropping pieces with are also restored
Related to
  • The Sphinx, September 1920
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 39
James T. Deacy Just an Echo method to double write secretly on a prediction in envelope, confabulation
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 185
Edward Victor The Cigarette Paper Effect torn and restored cigarette paper
Magic of the Hands 110
Unknown Ashes! spectator selected tissue which is burned, ashes brought to medium who divines color of tissue, code in how ashes are brought over
The Magic Annual for 1937 30
Franklin M. Chapman Fan It! snowstorm first with red then wit white paper, wet paper and fan
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 3) 4
Unknown To Tear Cellophane you can tear cellophane and the spectator can't
Greater Magic 834
Franklin M. Chapman Selectosilko one of three handkerchiefs travels into one of three envelopes
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 6) 2
Unknown The Three Cigarette Papers paper with dead name moves by itself
Greater Magic 832
Unknown The Butterfly on the Shoe butterfly from paper flaps its wings
Greater Magic 832
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A New Torn Cigarette Paper Wrinkle
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 309
Hen Fetsch, Harrison Reincarnation burned page with writing reappears in envelope, two methods
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 50) 349
James G. Thompson Jr. Who Killed Mr. X? written name is divined with story presentation
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 43) 291
James G. Thompson Jr. Mephisto Thot medium divines things written on papers
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 313
Jean Hugard Robert-Houdin Problem letter by Hugard about a burnt paper restored in nest of envelopes, posed as problem
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 48) 339
Franklin M. Chapman It's the Climax that Counts! chink a chink with two hats and rolled up paper, glass of water appears as climax
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 2) 4
Hen Fetsch Travel Thought cities on map are thought of and written on paper, divined by medium in the dark, carbon paper
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 51) 357
Franklin M. Chapman Cocktail Pix cocktail picks with different colors are put in four envelopes, colors are divined behind back
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 4) 2
Unknown Revealed by Fire name of selected card appears on card in flash of fire
Greater Magic 226
John Mulholland A Spirit Writes name of selection appears on another signed card
Greater Magic 291
Sid Lorraine The Magic Blotter answer to question appears on paper
Greater Magic 890
Henry Christ Fatal Number coincidence with name list and name cards, slate writing
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 334
Unknown "Flash" Production of Silks paper cone
Greater Magic 603
Ellis Stanyon The Evolution of the Afghan Bands extension for wellknown topological thing
Greater Magic 861
Unknown The Best Impromptu Mind Reading Trick
Greater Magic 898
Sam Leo Horowitz The Burning Table Cloth or Napkin using tube gimmick
Greater Magic 590
Ellis Stanyon The Miracle Torn and Restored Paper
Greater Magic 863
Unknown New Prepared Envelope
Greater Magic 834
Henry Gordien Card under the Napkin
Greater Magic 224
James Wobensmith The Afghan Bands wellknown topological thing
Greater Magic 860
Franklin M. Chapman Darn Clever These Chinese torn and restored laundry ticket, with Chinese coin
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Don White Tare - It tissue paper
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 113
Fred Robert Fred Robert's Famous Moth Trick cigarette paper changes to living moth / butterfly
Also published here Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 3) 1
Peter Warlock Satan's Scissors red and white tissue paper transforms into cut-out image of chosen card
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 405
Unknown Making Envelope transparent alcohol
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 398
"Paper Wizard" Grimes The "Grimes" Paper Chain moebius/möbius strip routine
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 119
Oscar Weigle Fake Compartment Paper Cone
Do That Again! 60
Theodore Annemann Whim of Tituba page travels into nested signed envelopes, "pegasus page", see also pages 468 & 472 for credits
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 463
Jerry Lukins A Magical Sketch - Professor Woofledust and the Neophyte
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 122
Sid Lorraine Magical Business Card quick transformation effect as card is given out
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 444
Ellis Stanyon Personalities In Flight four business cards borrowed and placed on handkerchief corners, penetration underneath cover one by one
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 474
Tom Sellers The Spirit Guide thought of number vanishes from a card, this number was predicted as well
Scots Magic 5
Charles Nyquist, Pierre L. O. A. Keeler P. L. O. A. Keeler switch of paper sheets between slates
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 376
Franklin M. Chapman Oriental Papers torn and restored paper strip
Related to Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 7) 4
Burling Hull, Theodore Annemann New Sheet Reading questions in numbered envelopes answered by medium, Q&A
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 491
Unknown Envelope Switch double lift
Scots Magic 6
Franklin M. Chapman It's a Date date of borrowed dime appears on disk
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 9) 2
Franklin M. Chapman When Your Number turns Up name of deceased person appears on piece of paper, initialed by spectator and sealed in envelope
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 10) 2
Franklin M. Chapman Kontact! name of chosen card appears on initialed paper, half forcing deck
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 10) 3
Frank Kelly A Telepathic Experiment number and geometric design divined
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 116
Peter Warlock Pagan Papers different colored tissue papers are rolled up inside each other and put in glasses, inner paper travels to other glass
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 62) 439
E. Leslie May A Napkin Sewn comedy restoration with visible sewing lines
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 413
Robert Parrish ... Things to Come prediction of card, word, number and a spectator (cloth, appearance)
Do That Again! 14
Theodore Annemann The Perfect Club Slate Routine name written up secretly on paper appears on slate
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 446
Tom Sellers Change Over Cards two different colored cards in two envelopes change places
Scots Magic 12
Eddie Clever Master of Will three cards in three envelopes, same cards are selected from other deck and were predicted
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 6) 1
Tom Sellers The Ribbon Pyramid confetti vanish in a bowl, ribbons appear which remain suspended in the form of a pyramid over the bowl
Scots Magic 10
Oscar Weigle, Robert Parrish Comedy "Color-Changing" Slate "black cats at midnight", "white swans in snowstorm" appear on slate
Do That Again! 23
Unknown, Al Baker Nested Envelopes Switch
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Sid Lorraine Prediction method for sealed prediction envelope
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 65) 456
David Allison Addition Subterfuge switch of paper before addition
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 666
E. D. Wolff Impromptu Change Bag folded napkin
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 76) 503
Franklin M. Chapman "The O-So-Easy Torn & Restored Strip of Paper"
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 11) 1
Theodore Annemann The Invisible Pull thumb tip at pull, applied to paper restoration, silk/cigarette vanish
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 86) 546
Ralph W. Read Static paper sticks to things, apparent magnetism
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 118) 694
Theodore Annemann Pocket Prophecies including thoughts on predictions and the pocket index in general, see also p. 818
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 527
Karl Germain The Germain Gem named dead person appears on billet, pocket writing
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 588
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 2. name of selected card appears on tissue paper (via Tarbell's "Phanteario")
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 602
Allan Howell Merlin the Inscrutable pencil shavings in tissue paper "write" name of selection
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 626
Len Sewell Tribal Try paper wrapped between boards, prediction or something else appears on paper inside
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 111) 663
Dr. Edward G. Ervin In Reverse! cig papers change color
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 12) 4
Bruce Elliott Seven Wenches of Bluebird coincidences with cut-out heads
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 106) 635
Unknown Making Envelope transparent alcohol
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 114) 674
Audley Walsh Open Minds sum predication via cards, out-to-lunch principle on deck of cards
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 523
Dr. Richard Rowe Envelopes Switch using tablet
More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 44
Joseph Ovette Ovette's Paper Strip Tear burnt and restored
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 11) 2
Henry Hardin Aladdin's Box paper travels from nest of boxes to another box
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 598
Peter Warlock Jest of Gratoulet white silk tied between two others, changes place with tissue paper
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 75) 497
Stewart James Two Fearless Feats - 1. number and color predicted in ball of wool
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 601
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Magician's Cone production of various stuff from paper cone
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 120) 705
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Hole in One hole punched through four pieces of paper, three of them restore
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 77) 505
Joseph Dunninger The Secret with flash paper addition, credit claim
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 74) 495
Jack Vosburgh Double Dollar bill folded so that it looks like two bills, then it actually doubles
Related to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 122) 711
Theodore Annemann "At Last, Poor Yorick, I knew him when" card to nest of envelopes
Related to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 113) 669
Stanley Collins Psychic Type several names written on cards, one selected, it appears on previously empty slates
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 108) 644
Theodore Annemann Good Night two colored torn and restored tissue papers spell word after restoration
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Tom Sellers The Shooting Pellet signed paper jumps from tin
Condensed Conjuring 2
Tom Sellers Paper Switch switching a piece of paper on a pad, wax
Condensed Conjuring 11
Unknown Character Reading from the Teeth verbal gag in which spectators must bite onto napkin
After the Dessert 16
Tom Bowyer "My Card, Sir!" double blank card changes into business card