magic squares \n chapter on magic squares, discussing
- the three square
- the five square
- odd and even cell squares
- the eight square
- the six square \n royal vale heath
1938
greater magic Royal Vale Heath

"magic square" magic \n card selection in combination with magic square, total of square indicates position in the rest of the deck \n royal vale heath
1945
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv Royal Vale Heath

"Magic Square" Magic

card selection in combination with magic square, total of square indicates position in the rest of the deck

dy-cyphering trick \n method of quickly calculating five three digit numbers, second method with dice \n royal vale heath
1945
my best Royal Vale Heath

DY-Cyphering Trick

method of quickly calculating five three digit numbers, second method with dice

tap tap tap \n selection and five other cards are put in envelopes, performer taps the envelopes and spectator mentally spells his card, when he stops the performer his hand is on the correct envelope, using deck with different backs (rainbow) \n royal vale heath
1950
the phoenix 201 — 250 Royal Vale Heath

Tap Tap Tap

selection and five other cards are put in envelopes, performer taps the envelopes and spectator mentally spells his card, when he stops the performer his hand is on the correct envelope, using deck with different backs (rainbow)

retrospecs \n card is held behind performer, who divines it, mathematical, see also p. 841, glasses sight gag, fibonacci sequence \n royal vale heath
1950
the phoenix 201 — 250 Royal Vale Heath

Retrospecs

card is held behind performer, who divines it, mathematical, see also p. 841, glasses sight gag, Fibonacci sequence

heath's master speller \n no. 15, ace to king packet arranged, random card cut to, value spelled repeatedly to get ace to king in sequence \n royal vale heath \n john scarne
1950
scarne on card tricks Royal Vale Heath, John Scarne

Heath's Master Speller

No. 15, Ace to king packet arranged, random card cut to, value spelled repeatedly to get Ace to King in sequence

gibson's circled dates \n five dates are circled on a calendar month, magician asks how many mondays/tuesdays... are circled, magician can divine the sum total of the circled dates \n walter b. gibson \n royal vale heath
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery Walter B. Gibson, Royal Vale Heath

Gibson's Circled Dates

Five dates are circled on a calendar month, magician asks how many Mondays/Tuesdays... are circled, magician can divine the sum total of the circled dates

tapping the hours \n spectator think of any hour on the clock, magician tap the clock at random points, eventually will end counting on the thought-of hour. variation by eddie joseph using blank cards with words \n unknown \n eddie joseph \n crazy time \n tom hamilton \n heath's "tappit" \n royal vale heath \n tap-a-drink \n martin gardner \n tap-an-animal \n martin gardner \n the riddle card \n martin gardner
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Unknown, Eddie Joseph

Tapping the Hours

Spectator think of any hour on the clock, magician tap the clock at random points, eventually will end counting on the thought-of hour. Variation by Eddie Joseph using blank cards with words

which hand? \n divine which hand holds dime and which hand holds penny \n unknown \n heath's variation \n royal vale heath
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Unknown

Which Hand?

Divine which hand holds dime and which hand holds penny

heath's variation \n which hand, divine which hand holds nickel and which hand holds penny \n royal vale heath \n which hand? \n unknown
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery Royal Vale Heath

Heath's Variation

Which Hand, divine which hand holds nickel and which hand holds penny

heath's "tappit" \n tapping the hours type of trick, but with colored tiles and numbers printed on them \n royal vale heath \n tapping the hours \n unknown \n eddie joseph
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery Royal Vale Heath

Heath's "Tappit"

Tapping the Hours type of trick, but with colored tiles and numbers printed on them

heath's "di-ciphering" \n five dice with different three digit numbers on each face. roll the dice, magician can very quickly give the sum of the numbers rolled \n royal vale heath \n ed balducci
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery Royal Vale Heath, Ed Balducci

Heath's "Di-ciphering"

Five dice with different three digit numbers on each face. Roll the dice, magician can very quickly give the sum of the numbers rolled

left-handed thoughts \n no. 45, different coin in each hand, spectator does quick mental calculation and performer is able to name the result \n karl fulves \n royal vale heath
1981
self-working table magic Karl Fulves, Royal Vale Heath

Left-Handed Thoughts

No. 45, different coin in each hand, spectator does quick mental calculation and performer is able to name the result

wizard's walk \n telephone book test over the phone, mathematical principle \n al mann \n "arithmetical whoopee" in royal vale heath's "math-e-magic", 1953
1984
phantom voices Al Mann

Wizard's Walk

telephone book test over the phone, mathematical principle

Related to

"Arithmetical Whoopee" in Royal Vale Heath's "Math-E-Magic", 1953