the tit-tat-toe trick \n packet of nine cards used to play tic-tac-toe with a spectator (face up and down cards). finale is revealed that the result is a magic square, each row/column/diagonal adds up to fifteen \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner \n draw for the devil \n robert e. neale \n tic tac toe force \n martin gardner
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery Don Costello, Dai Vernon, Martin Gardner

The Tit-Tat-Toe Trick

Packet of nine cards used to play tic-tac-toe with a spectator (face up and down cards). Finale is revealed that the result is a magic square, each row/column/diagonal adds up to fifteen

insideout & stretchit \n topological origami tube for several effects:
- stretchit
- insideout
- the chinese wand
- additional notes
- with a sponge ball
- the square circle
- flexible transpo
for simplified folding method see reference \n robert e. neale \n insideout jr. \n robert e. neale \n "die innere außenseite" und "ausgeflippt" \n robert e. neale \n inside out \n robert e. neale \n stripes make you thinner \n robert e. neale \n stretchit \n robert e. neale \n flexible transpo \n robert e. neale \n stretch a bill \n robert e. neale \n bill tube \n robert e. neale \n what from whom \n karl fulves
1968
epilogue Robert E. Neale

pyramid one \n paper pyramid that can produce flat objects, three chambers \n robert e. neale \n pyramid two \n robert e. neale
1968
epilogue Robert E. Neale

Pyramid One

paper pyramid that can produce flat objects, three chambers

the hanging \n rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards), see p. 206 for idea by john hudak \n robert e. neale \n robot ring \n karl fulves \n das hängen \n robert e. neale
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Robert E. Neale

The Hanging

rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards), see p. 206 for idea by John Hudak

pyramid two \n another paper pyramid that can produce flat objects \n robert e. neale \n pyramid one \n robert e. neale \n pyramid two \n robert e. neale
1969
epilogue Robert E. Neale

Pyramid Two

another paper pyramid that can produce flat objects

roulette \n russian roulette demonstration, "readers unfamiliar with firearms are urged not to try this trick.", see p. 308 for reference and p. 312 for comment \n robert e. neale \n karl fulves
1969
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale, Karl Fulves

Roulette

russian roulette demonstration, "Readers unfamiliar with firearms are urged not to try this trick.", see p. 308 for reference and p. 312 for comment

infernal machine \n "programmed" card packet, exactly wrong in coming up with desired card \n robert e. neale \n infernal machine \n robert e. neale
1970
faro & riffle technique Robert E. Neale

Infernal Machine

"programmed" card packet, exactly wrong in coming up with desired card

infernal machine \n eight cards with different men and women, dating presentation, anti-faros to produce requested cards, binary, see bottom of p. 341 for credit information, p. 420 for envelope suggestion by cushing strout \n robert e. neale \n infernal machine \n robert e. neale \n computer \n karl fulves
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

Infernal Machine

eight cards with different men and women, dating presentation, anti-faros to produce requested cards, binary, see bottom of p. 341 for credit information, p. 420 for envelope suggestion by Cushing Strout

more lies \n thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer \n robert e. neale \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n eight bytes is enough \n jack avis \n eight bites is enough \n jack avis \n cal-q-lator \n peter duffie \n robert e. neale
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

More Lies

thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer

thru & thru \n white pop-up cardboard die slides through black die and vice versa, see also p. 439 & p. 486 for suggestion by al weyfield \n robert e. neale
1971
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

Thru & Thru

white pop-up cardboard die slides through black die and vice versa, see also p. 439 & p. 486 for suggestion by Al Weyfield

new age cards \n three cards with words on them, thought-of word divined, one of the cards vanishes \n robert e. neale \n loaded \n karl fulves
1972
epilogue Robert E. Neale

New Age Cards

three cards with words on them, thought-of word divined, one of the cards vanishes

hummer - 4 \n four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards predicted, cato \n charles hudson \n number hummer \n robert e. neale
1972
epilogue Charles Hudson

Hummer - 4

four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards predicted, CATO

computer \n cards spelled out, the deck is always wrong, color-changing back kicker \n karl fulves \n "master deck" (frank thompson) \n infernal machine \n robert e. neale
1972
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Karl Fulves

Computer

cards spelled out, the deck is always wrong, color-changing back kicker

end game \n three objects moved according to instructions, outcome predicted
- history
- the children's game (rock paper scissors)
- the system
- a variation
- two betting games
- addendum
- the second game (with cube/die)
- the election game \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

End Game

three objects moved according to instructions, outcome predicted

fold, cut, and fail \n pre-folded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile
- part one
- part two
- part three
- final notes \n robert e. neale \n fold, cut and fail \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

Fold, Cut, and Fail

pre-folded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile

new hunter knot \n never-letting-go-knot, string \n robert e. neale \n der neue "hunter-knoten" \n robert e. neale \n neale's knot \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

number hummer \n four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards divined or predicted \n robert e. neale \n "baby hummer" (charles hudson, linking ring) \n hummer - 4 \n charles hudson \n toddler \n philip t. goldstein \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

Number Hummer

four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards divined or predicted

the two guns \n square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n zwei pistolen \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Robert E. Neale

The Two Guns

square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section

in the mirror \n spectator writes number on mirror, performer on another mirror, numbers transpose in mirror writing, variation with words, see also p. 786 for comment by reinhard müller \n robert e. neale \n karl fulves
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 9-10 Robert E. Neale, Karl Fulves

In the Mirror

spectator writes number on mirror, performer on another mirror, numbers transpose in mirror writing, variation with words, see also p. 786 for comment by Reinhard Müller

5-second rice \n rice in double foo-can, tube that is open on both ends and rice does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does, with notes by karl fulves \n robert e. neale \n confetti \n robert e. neale
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 9-10 Robert E. Neale

5-Second Rice

rice in double Foo-Can, tube that is open on both ends and rice does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does, with notes by Karl Fulves

a trick with sandpaper \n two pieces of sandpaper are folded together, performer can pull them apart but spectator cannot
- thumb variation
- lock position
- warnings \n robert e. neale
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 9-10 Robert E. Neale

A Trick with Sandpaper

two pieces of sandpaper are folded together, performer can pull them apart but spectator cannot

zwei pistolen \n square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1974
intermagic Robert E. Neale

Zwei Pistolen

square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section

"die innere außenseite" und "ausgeflippt" \n topological origami tube for several effects:
- ausgeflippt
- die innere außenseite
- der chinesische schnurstab
- fantasta
- platzwechsel
- anmerkungen
- mit schaumgummibällen \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1975
intermagic Robert E. Neale

hyper card \n various ideas with the hypercard \n karl fulves \n kim iles \n mel stover \n howard lyons \n hyper card \n martin gardner \n notes \n karl fulves \n hypercard \n karl fulves \n the fifth dimension \n mel stover \n howard lyons \n karl fulves \n the card \n robert e. neale
1978
the chronicles Karl Fulves, Kim Iles, Mel Stover, Howard Lyons

robot ring \n betting game like endless chain with ring and rope
- the win/lose option
- the must-lose option
- the must-win option
see p. 1149 for comment by jerry fulton \n karl fulves \n the hanging \n robert e. neale \n the left-handed knot \n karl fulves \n harness hitch bet \n karl fulves
1978
the chronicles Karl Fulves

Robot Ring

betting game like endless chain with ring and rope

voice print \n eight cards, programming, binary \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n more lies \n robert e. neale \n talk to me \n richard vollmer \n it's not easy to lie \n harry lorayne \n that's the truth! \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n it's not easy to lie \n harry lorayne \n cal-q-lator \n harry lorayne
1982
best of friends Harry Lorayne, Robert E. Neale

the two guns \n no. 30, square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1983
self-working number magic Robert E. Neale

The Two Guns

No. 30, square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section

submarine card \n spectator holds card frame with center torn out, its orientation changes while spectator closes his eyes \n robert e. neale \n stepping thru a playing card \n karl fulves \n double talk \n karl fulves
1983
trapdoor card Robert E. Neale

Submarine Card

spectator holds card frame with center torn out, its orientation changes while spectator closes his eyes

double talk \n presentation for neale's effect, apparently delaying it \n karl fulves \n submarine card \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card Karl Fulves

Double Talk

presentation for Neale's effect, apparently delaying it

the trapdoor \n spectator holds card with trapdoor with hole cut-out, it is entangled in seemingly impossible way while spectator closes eyes \n robert e. neale \n streamlined trapdoor \n robert e. neale \n belt buckle \n robert e. neale \n double buckle \n robert e. neale \n star gate \n terri rogers \n parallax \n david britland \n a better mousetrap \n michael weber
1983
trapdoor card Robert E. Neale

The Trapdoor

spectator holds card with trapdoor with hole cut-out, it is entangled in seemingly impossible way while spectator closes eyes

das hängen \n rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards) \n robert e. neale \n the hanging \n robert e. neale
1984
intermagic Robert E. Neale

Das Hängen

rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards)

star gate \n two cards glued back to back crosswise with hole in center, after some folding they are face to face
- the effect
- the method
- the handling
- presentation
- construction
- finally... \n terri rogers \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale
1985
star gate Terri Rogers

Star Gate

two cards glued back to back crosswise with hole in center, after some folding they are face to face

confetti \n no. 62, confetti in double foo-can, tube that is open on both ends and confetti does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does \n robert e. neale \n 5-second rice \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

Confetti

No. 62, confetti in double Foo-Can, tube that is open on both ends and confetti does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does

inside out \n no. 65, topological origami tube \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

stripes make you thinner \n no. 66, trick using the inside-out tube \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

stretchit \n no. 67, trick using the inside-out tube \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

flexible transpo \n no. 68, trick using two inside-out tubes \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

stretch a bill \n no. 69, shape-changing tube with dollar bill \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale \n bill tube \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

neale's shortchange wallet \n no. 70, wallet folded from paper, can be used to switch something \n robert e. neale \n short change wallet \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

Neale's Shortchange Wallet

No. 70, wallet folded from paper, can be used to switch something

the con artist \n no. 71, shortchange routine with wallet folded from paper, bills change into worthless paper \n robert e. neale \n the con artist \n robert e. neale
1985
self-working paper magic Robert E. Neale

The Con Artist

No. 71, shortchange routine with wallet folded from paper, bills change into worthless paper

short change wallet \n wallet folded from paper, can be used to switch something, optional slit à la bendix bombshell wallet \n robert e. neale \n neale's shortchange wallet \n robert e. neale \n wallethots \n karl fulves
1985
s-c — contemporary money magic Robert E. Neale

Short Change Wallet

wallet folded from paper, can be used to switch something, optional slit à la Bendix Bombshell Wallet

the con artist \n shortchange routine with wallet folded from paper, bills change into worthless paper \n robert e. neale \n the con artist \n robert e. neale
1985
s-c — contemporary money magic Robert E. Neale

The Con Artist

shortchange routine with wallet folded from paper, bills change into worthless paper

wallethots \n further ideas for neale's wallet, easier way to construct it \n karl fulves \n short change wallet \n robert e. neale
1985
s-c — contemporary money magic Karl Fulves

Wallethots

further ideas for Neale's wallet, easier way to construct it

bill tube \n shape-changing tube from dollar bill, square shape to rectangular shape \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale \n stretch a bill \n robert e. neale
1985
s-c — contemporary money magic Robert E. Neale

Bill Tube

shape-changing tube from dollar bill, square shape to rectangular shape

off the barrelhead \n stand-up endless chain routine
- introduction (credit information)
- simple pickup
1. right loop catches
2. left loop catches
3. neither loop catches
4. both loops catch
- advanced pickups
- basic routine: string game
- advanced routine: cord con
- notes \n robert e. neale
1986
contemporary rope magic - part iii Robert E. Neale

Off The Barrelhead

stand-up endless chain routine

Introduction (credit information)

Simple Pickup

1. Right Loop Catches
2. Left Loop Catches
3. Neither Loop Catches
4. Both Loops Catch

parallax \n card reverses while spectator holds it, with cut \n david britland \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale \n stargate \n jeff busby \n terri rogers \n david britland \n gordon bruce on parallax \n gordon bruce \n eric mason on parallax \n eric mason \n mike gancia on parallax \n mike gancia \n what from whom \n karl fulves \n parallax \n david britland \n hatch 22 \n david britland \n shiv duggal \n terri rogers \n a better mousetrap \n michael weber
1986
the new talon David Britland

what from whom \n credit discussions
- bob farmer's "tsunami"
- gaetan bloom's "visible monte"
- "jumbo mondo monte"
- response to "shuffle off" manuscript
- flip flap by the magic hands \n karl fulves \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale \n shuffle off \n karl fulves \n stacked deck version \n bob farmer
1988
interlocutor Karl Fulves

toddler \n packet mixed face-up/face-down, values added up is force number \n philip t. goldstein \n robert e. neale \n "baby hummer" (charles hudson, linking ring) \n number hummer \n robert e. neale
1989
fifth Philip T. Goldstein, Robert E. Neale

Toddler

packet mixed face-up/face-down, values added up is force number

mg trio #3 \n orientation of head on qs and kh used for monte type guessing game, turning on vertical or horizontal axis ("the principle behind this trick has floated around a while.") \n martin gardner \n heads turn \n robert e. neale
1989
prototype Martin Gardner

MG Trio #3

orientation of head on QS and KH used for monte type guessing game, turning on vertical or horizontal axis ("The principle behind this trick has floated around a while.")

the hanging \n no. 57, one spectator is murderer, chosen with cards, noose tied from rope, it tightens only at guilty spectator \n robert e. neale
1990
self-working rope magic Robert E. Neale

The Hanging

No. 57, one spectator is murderer, chosen with cards, noose tied from rope, it tightens only at guilty spectator

to feed many \n food (grapes, nuts or the like) placed in bowls, even though some are eaten the amount stays the same, mathematical principle (edge counting) \n michael weber \n to feed many \n michael weber \n breaking bread \n robert e. neale
1991
life savers Michael Weber

To Feed Many

food (grapes, nuts or the like) placed in bowls, even though some are eaten the amount stays the same, mathematical principle (edge counting)

a better mousetrap \n three phases, based on robert e. neale's "the trapdoor card" \n michael weber \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale \n parallax \n david britland
1991
life savers Michael Weber

A Better Mousetrap

three phases, based on Robert E. Neale's "The Trapdoor Card"

hot spell \n the word "magic" is produced with abc cards, randomness in handling \n dan harlan \n i bless bile \n robert e. neale
1991
the minotaur Dan Harlan

Hot Spell

the word "Magic" is produced with ABC cards, randomness in handling

eight bytes is enough \n thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer \n jack avis \n more lies \n robert e. neale \n eight bites is enough \n jack avis
1993
simplicity at your fingertips Jack Avis

Eight Bytes Is Enough

thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer

soul survivor \n all cards eliminated except the "right" one, epidemic story presentation, using roy baker's pateo force \n robert e. neale
1993
profile Robert E. Neale

Soul Survivor

all cards eliminated except the "right" one, epidemic story presentation, using Roy Baker's PATEO Force

eight bites is enough \n thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer \n jack avis \n more lies \n robert e. neale \n eight bytes is enough \n jack avis
1993
profile Jack Avis

Eight Bites is Enough

thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer

(e)vil(e) \n four cards with letters e,v,i,l are put down to form different words, one back changes color \n robert e. neale
1994
the trapdoor — volume three Robert E. Neale

(E)VIL(E)

four cards with letters e,v,i,l are put down to form different words, one back changes color

a hair of the dog \n bill folded into dog
- bonus number one - bob's presentation
- bonus number two - magic doggie! (dog stands up by himself) \n robert e. neale
2000
son of simon says! Robert E. Neale

A Hair of the Dog

bill folded into dog

Bonus Number One - Bob's Presentation

Bonus Number Two - Magic Doggie! (dog stands up by himself)

it's not easy to lie \n card selected from nine-card packet with down/under deal, card from remaining eight cards thought-of, lie detector, original selection used to count down to find it \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n back from fishing \n giorgio tarchini
2001
personal collection Harry Lorayne

It's Not Easy To Lie

card selected from nine-card packet with down/under deal, card from remaining eight cards thought-of, lie detector, original selection used to count down to find it

that's the truth! \n small packet \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n packet calculator \n dai vernon \n that's the truth! \n harry lorayne \n that's the truth! \n harry lorayne
2001
personal collection Harry Lorayne

distant marker \n spectator cuts deck, performer names number and a card of that value is at its numerical position from top \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale
2005
combo ii Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale

Distant Marker

spectator cuts deck, performer names number and a card of that value is at its numerical position from top

draw for the devil \n nine cards, performer and spectator alternately put them in a 3x3 square à la tic tac toe, a magic square for six results \n robert e. neale \n the tit-tat-toe trick \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner
2006
prolix Robert E. Neale

Draw For The Devil

nine cards, performer and spectator alternately put them in a 3x3 square à la Tic Tac Toe, a magic square for six results

wrapper's delight \n bill folded, it is then shown to be folded into origami braid \n max maven \n "baffling bill braid" (robert e. neale, folding money fooling, 1997)
2006
switch Max Maven

Wrapper's Delight

bill folded, it is then shown to be folded into origami braid

Inspired by

"Baffling Bill Braid" (Robert E. Neale, Folding Money Fooling, 1997)

cal-q-lator \n twelve card set-up \n peter duffie \n robert e. neale \n more lies \n robert e. neale
2007
best of friends — volume iii Peter Duffie, Robert E. Neale

the five gifts of life \n five different objects in hand, four are removed and placed in pocket, last object vanishes from hand.
has packet trick variation where the last card becomes blank \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Five Gifts of Life

Five different objects in hand, four are removed and placed in pocket, last object vanishes from hand.

Has packet trick variation where the last card becomes blank

breaking bread \n small pieces of bread placed in groups that form a square, even though some are eaten, the amount of bread stays the same, mathematical principle (edge counting) \n robert e. neale \n to feed many \n michael weber
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Breaking Bread

Small pieces of bread placed in groups that form a square, even though some are eaten, the amount of bread stays the same, mathematical principle (edge counting)

the little-finger string game \n cat's cradle (string game) used to trap spectator's finger, but when magician's finger is trapped, can escape easily \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Little-Finger String Game

Cat's cradle (string game) used to trap spectator's finger, but when magician's finger is trapped, can escape easily

my lady truth \n picture of old lady becomes picture of young lady, optical illusion. has second version using a printed playing card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

My Lady Truth

Picture of old lady becomes picture of young lady, optical illusion. Has second version using a printed playing card

the treasure hunt \n five envelopes with names of countries printed on them. placed in a circle, spectator spells the names of the countries by counting around the circle. every envelope is empty except the last one with a message \n robert e. neale \n the naming \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Treasure Hunt

Five envelopes with names of countries printed on them. Placed in a circle, spectator spells the names of the countries by counting around the circle. Every envelope is empty except the last one with a message

gypsy growth \n four cards with flowers printed on them, one of the flowers wilt, become healthy, and then become a large flower. three different routines \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Gypsy Growth

Four cards with flowers printed on them, one of the flowers wilt, become healthy, and then become a large flower. Three different routines

countermanded \n three cards blank on both sides, messages appear on two of them \n robert e. neale \n countermanded \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Countermanded

three cards blank on both sides, messages appear on two of them

in memoriam \n packet of blank cards with picture on one of them. picture changes before turning blank \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

In Memoriam

Packet of blank cards with picture on one of them. Picture changes before turning blank

i bless bile \n cards with numbers on them used to spell various words when turned upside down, then flipped over to reveal a skull picture \n robert e. neale \n hot spell \n dan harlan
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

I Bless Bile

Cards with numbers on them used to spell various words when turned upside down, then flipped over to reveal a skull picture

the first mystery or the wisdom of the worm \n story trick about adam and eve using six playing cards and a worm sock puppet which locates the selected card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The First Mystery or The Wisdom of the Worm

Story trick about Adam and Eve using six playing cards and a worm sock puppet which locates the selected card

the naming \n different names on cards are placed in a circle, spell the names around the circle until one is left, that card is the one with a bullet on the back \n robert e. neale \n the treasure hunt \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Naming

Different names on cards are placed in a circle, spell the names around the circle until one is left, that card is the one with a bullet on the back

we are dead \n two cards shown blank on both sides, placed together, a message appears on it \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

We Are Dead

Two cards shown blank on both sides, placed together, a message appears on it

the two-card double turnover \n paddle move done with cards, but one hand turns for real while the other does the false turnover, originally published as "ed mellon's dt" by ed mellon, handling change by robert neale \n ed mellon \n robert e. neale \n the four-card double turnover \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Ed Mellon, Robert E. Neale

The Two-Card Double Turnover

Paddle Move done with cards, but one hand turns for real while the other does the false turnover, originally published as "Ed Mellon's DT" by Ed Mellon, handling change by Robert Neale

the four-card double turnover \n variation on the ed mellon double turnover, but with four cards \n robert e. neale \n the two-card double turnover \n ed mellon \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Four-Card Double Turnover

Variation on the Ed Mellon Double Turnover, but with four cards

taking the fifth \n show two double blank cards with numbers on each side, numbered one to four. sudden appearance of a whisky bottle picture on one of the cards \n robert e. neale \n "out of the fifth dimension" (ed mellon, marketed, 1960)
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Taking the Fifth

Show two double blank cards with numbers on each side, numbered one to four. Sudden appearance of a whisky bottle picture on one of the cards

Related to

"Out of the Fifth Dimension" (Ed Mellon, marketed, 1960)

to the other side of no \n similar effect to trapdoor card, but the paper is cut in a circle with a bar through it (standard stop sign), paper is turned inside out despite holding on to it \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

To the Other Side of No

Similar effect to Trapdoor Card, but the paper is cut in a circle with a bar through it (standard STOP sign), paper is turned inside out despite holding on to it

boros the boastful boa \n story about snakes twisting themselves using a strip of rubber, twists vanish and appear on the strip of rubber \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Boros the Boastful Boa

Story about snakes twisting themselves using a strip of rubber, twists vanish and appear on the strip of rubber

fold, cut and fail \n pre-folded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile \n robert e. neale \n fold, cut, and fail \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Fold, Cut and Fail

Pre-folded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile

the card \n presenting the hyper card \n robert e. neale \n hyper card \n karl fulves \n kim iles \n mel stover \n howard lyons \n moves \n robert e. neale \n hyperflexagon \n robert e. neale \n hoaxcard \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

moves \n new moves that can be done with the hyper card to make the presentations more fooling and interesting \n robert e. neale \n the card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Moves

New moves that can be done with the Hyper Card to make the presentations more fooling and interesting

hyperflexagon \n from a hyper card to a a flexagon, uses business cards \n robert e. neale \n the card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Hyperflexagon

From a Hyper Card to a a flexagon, uses business cards

the soul in the machine \n do some calculation on calculator, when final result is turned over it reveals a message in english \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Soul in the Machine

Do some calculation on calculator, when final result is turned over it reveals a message in English

high noon \n do some calculation on calculator, final result reveals numbers related to god's creation \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

High Noon

Do some calculation on calculator, final result reveals numbers related to God's creation

box stars \n presentation for the yoshimoto cube, not sure what the effect really is besides just displaying the cube \n robert e. neale \n die legende vom schnee in der wüste \n christian scherer
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Box Stars

Presentation for the Yoshimoto Cube, not sure what the effect really is besides just displaying the cube

counterfeit \n bar bet with american penny (heads or tails), a bit of a gag with a strange ending \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Counterfeit

Bar bet with American penny (heads or tails), a bit of a gag with a strange ending

spins and waves \n routine with plastic "rattleback" toy, when spun one way, it will spin backwards after a while. uses plastic's refractive properties to cause written words to transpose \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Spins and Waves

Routine with plastic "rattleback" toy, when spun one way, it will spin backwards after a while. Uses plastic's refractive properties to cause written words to transpose

the lock \n bashful lock routine, lock can be opened by performer without key, but spectator cannot.
describes the workings of the bashful lock in detail. \n robert e. neale \n moves \n robert e. neale \n bashful routines \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

The Lock

Bashful Lock routine, lock can be opened by performer without key, but spectator cannot.

Describes the workings of the Bashful Lock in detail.

bashful routines \n describes four full routines with the bashful lock
- how it's done
- the spirited lock
- positive thinking
- confidence game \n robert e. neale \n the lock \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Bashful Routines

Describes four full routines with the Bashful Lock

family jewels \n jewelry placed in a bag, later when poured out, there's a bunch of teeth, using change bag \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Family Jewels

Jewelry placed in a bag, later when poured out, there's a bunch of teeth, using change bag

phoenix \n fold flash paper into a bird, vanish it with fire (with weird "animation" sequence in the middle that is just the magician openly tapping on the bird) \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book Robert E. Neale

Phoenix

Fold flash paper into a bird, vanish it with fire (with weird "animation" sequence in the middle that is just the magician openly tapping on the bird)

the sprit message \n writing appears on paper in himber wallet precursor \n richard f. mckinney \n the sphinx, oct. 1925 \n mckinney's switch device \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale
2008
prolix Richard F. McKinney

The Sprit Message

writing appears on paper in Himber wallet precursor

countermanded \n three cards blank on both sides, messages appear on two of them \n robert e. neale \n countermanded \n robert e. neale
2008
genii Robert E. Neale

Countermanded

three cards blank on both sides, messages appear on two of them

mckinney's switch device \n "flexible switching"
paper model of flexagon switching wallet \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale \n the sprit message \n richard f. mckinney
2009
xtra credit Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale

McKinney's Switch Device

"Flexible Switching"
paper model of flexagon switching wallet

sole survivor in 3-d \n non-card presentational idea for robert neale's "sole survivor" (magic & meaning) \n tom stone \n robert e. neale
2011
maelstrom Tom Stone, Robert E. Neale

Sole Survivor in 3-D

non-card presentational idea for Robert Neale's "Sole Survivor" (Magic & Meaning)

spoo-key \n thread loop
- the first rotation
- the crawl
- the gravity rotation \n barrie richardson \n "the key in the door" (robert e. neale, tricks of the imagination) \n the strange key stunt \n barrie richardson
2011
curtain call Barrie Richardson

Spoo-Key

thread loop

The First Rotation

The Crawl

The Gravity Rotation

Inspired by

"The Key in the Door" (Robert E. Neale, Tricks of the Imagination)

inside-outside \n endless chain / pricking the garter
- a fair throw
- a cheating throw
- a superfair throw \n persi diaconis \n ron graham \n robert e. neale
2012
magical mathematics Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham, Robert E. Neale

hummer's three-card monte \n spectator thinks of one of three cards and switches a few cards around, magician divines thought of card, can do with any three objects \n bob hummer \n our contribution \n persi diaconis \n ron graham \n rock, paper, scissors \n cy endfield \n bob neale's rock, paper, scissors \n robert e. neale
2012
magical mathematics Bob Hummer

Hummer's Three-Card Monte

Spectator thinks of one of three cards and switches a few cards around, magician divines thought of card, can do with any three objects

bob neale's rock, paper, scissors \n hummer's three card monte with rock paper scissors theme variation \n robert e. neale \n hummer's three-card monte \n bob hummer
2012
magical mathematics Robert E. Neale

Bob Neale's Rock, Paper, Scissors

Hummer's Three Card Monte with Rock paper scissors theme variation

die legende vom schnee in der wüste \n routine with yoshimoto cube, story of snow, cube vanishes from a silk and water in a little bowl turns to snow \n christian scherer \n box stars \n robert e. neale
2014
schlaglichter Christian Scherer

Die Legende vom Schnee in der Wüste

routine with Yoshimoto Cube, story of snow, cube vanishes from a silk and water in a little bowl turns to snow

the queen sisters \n bizarre story of sacrifice where two sisters (queens) triumph despite the odds against them. \n robert e. neale \n wheels of fortune \n steve beam
2015
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 10 Robert E. Neale

The Queen Sisters

Bizarre story of sacrifice where two sisters (queens) triumph despite the odds against them.

wheel force \n elimination force from five objects starting with the one selected by a spectator. \n robert e. neale
2015
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 10 Robert E. Neale

Wheel Force

Elimination force from five objects starting with the one selected by a spectator.

wheels of fortune \n inspired by wheel of fortune tv show, audience member competes for prizes and wins a second card trick. \n steve beam \n the queen sisters \n robert e. neale
2015
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 10 Steve Beam

Wheels of Fortune

Inspired by Wheel of Fortune TV show, audience member competes for prizes and wins a second card trick.

ten card wild \n \n stephen hobbs \n robert e. neale \n jonah wild \n robert e. neale
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier Stephen Hobbs, Robert E. Neale

jonah wild \n - presentation for a last deal: wild deal
- presentation for a one-time deal: still lucky \n robert e. neale \n ten card wild \n stephen hobbs \n robert e. neale
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier Robert E. Neale

the idiot poker plot \n \n robert e. neale \n "the idiot poker plot" (tricks of the imagination, 1991)
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier Robert E. Neale

The Idiot Poker Plot

Also published here

"The Idiot Poker Plot" (Tricks of the Imagination, 1991)

the dragon and the unicorn \n done with gems and a fairy tale story presentation
- alternate handling
- bag handling \n robert e. neale
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier Robert E. Neale

The Dragon and the Unicorn

done with gems and a fairy tale story presentation

voice print \n eight cards, programming, binary \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale
2017
jawdroppers! two Harry Lorayne

it's not easy to lie \n eight cards, programming, binary \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale
2017
jawdroppers! two Harry Lorayne

the fragility of life \n eggs cracked one by one, last one cracks the bowl itself as it is out of steel, plague story presentation, pateo \n ben hart \n "soul survivor" (robert e. neale, life, death & other card tricks)
2020
the darkest corners Ben Hart

The Fragility of Life

eggs cracked one by one, last one cracks the bowl itself as it is out of steel, plague story presentation, PATEO

Inspired by

"Soul Survivor" (Robert E. Neale, Life, Death & Other Card Tricks)