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Karl Germain Comedy Version of Germain Cord Effect
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 149
Unknown Cut and Restored String multi strands cord, separated in center and twisted again
Related to Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 8) 95
Joe Barnett Strung! string is cut and restored, with finger ring
Related to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 79) 322
Martin Gardner Fir You! making a christmas tree from paper
Related to The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 271) 1082
Gene Anderson About Gene Anderson
Newspaper Magic xiv
Gene Anderson Foreword
Newspaper Magic xi
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 Newspaper Magic 1
Gene Anderson The Five-Pointed Star How to tear a star-shaped hole in newspaper
Related to 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 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 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 Newspaper Magic 11
Gene Anderson Fir Tree
Related toAlso published here Newspaper Magic 11
Gene Anderson Torn Message Finale Tear message into newspaper
Related to Newspaper Magic 11
Gene Anderson Rubber Cement How rubber cement can be used
Newspaper Magic 97
Gene Anderson Afghan Bands Mobius strip routine
Newspaper Magic 119
Gene Anderson The Torn and Restored Newspaper Analysis of basic methods
Newspaper Magic 135
Gene Anderson Historical Methods Description of different methods (Al Baker, Slydini, Page, Elmsley, Grant, Neil Foster)
Newspaper Magic 135
Gene Anderson Gene Anderson's Torn and Restored Newspaper With Flash Restoration Flash restoration
Related to Newspaper Magic 142
Gene Anderson These are the Jokes! One-liners for newspaper magic routines
Newspaper Magic 163
Gene Anderson Making the Most of the Newspaper Tearing Trick Other patter ideas and tips to enhance your routine
Newspaper Magic 165
Gene Anderson Recommended Reading on Paper Magic
Newspaper Magic 166
Gene Anderson Gene Anderson's Fantastic Routine variation of Roydon's Fantastic, four cards penetrate two pieces of cardboard one by one
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 116
Van Cleve, Gene Anderson Permissive Signs comedy routine with permissive signs
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 131
Van Cleve Electric Cucumber comedy prop, cucumber with electric switch, with patter ideas by Gene Anderson, Dick Zimmerman and Leon Leon
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 136
Roy Johnson, Peter Warlock On the Slate two signed slates with different symbols, one put under spectator's foot and one in envelope, symbols change places, flap
Variations Second Time Around 53
Bob Read Chicago - January 1979 on Phil Willmarth, Jay Marshall, Jerry Schnepp, The Master Magicians Club, Gene Anderson, Eddie Spence, Ben Martin, George Johnstone, Dick Jarrow
Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 3) 648
Gene Anderson Son of Morning burning match vanishes in fist
Fork Full of Appetizers 53
Patrick Page The Lighted Match Vanish
Related toAlso published here Book of Thumb Tips 14
Alexander de Cova Purist Transposition blank cards signed by two spectator, transposition between cards in glass and wallet
Inspired by
  • Gene Anderson (Part Time Pro)
Ein Profi packt aus... 56
Alan Shaxon, Robert Harbin Die Spielkarte in der Flasche card travels inside empty whiskey bottle which is inside cigar box
Variations Alan Shaxon Lecture 37
Gene Anderson, Dan Harlan Penned In dollar bill changes into piece of paper and will be found in pen, held by spectator
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 1) 8
Nick Trost Automatic Lie Speller Lie Detector with verification
Related to
  • "Gardner's Card Speller" (Joe Berg, Here's New Magic, 1937)
VariationsAlso published here
The Card Magic of Nick Trost 155
Alexander de Cova, Gene Anderson Der "10-Punkte-Plan" nach Gene Anderson
D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 8
Trevor Lewis Gypsy Thread
Related to Routines Matter 89
Phil Willmarth, Steve Beam, Gene Anderson, Dick Cook, Tim Ellis, Antony Gerard Prologue various anecdotes on 4F, the Forks Hotel and Eddie Fechter
  • I Remember the Forks (Dick Cook)
  • A Few FFFF Pranks & Flops (Steve Beam)
  • Garnack vs. Obie's New Table (Gene Anderson)
  • The Toast (Antony Gerard)
  • Chicken Legs (Steve Beam)
  • A Special FFFF (Phil Willmarth)
  • Door #2 (Steve Beam)
  • Cleaning Out My Cardcase (Tim Ellis)
The F.F.F.F. Book 12
Gene Anderson Acknowledgments
Gene Anderson - The Book 6
Gene Anderson Convention Conversations
Gene Anderson — The Book 6
Gene Anderson Introduction
Gene Anderson - The Book 10
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on why Roy Benson's Zipper Banana is funny
Related to
  • Levent & Todd Karr's "Roy Benson By Starlight" p. 156.
Gene Anderson - The Book 11
Gene Anderson Star of the Show cutting a star with one cut
A. The mighty template
B. Folding the star
C. Performance
D. Impromptu star
E. Gene's script
F. Star from "restored" newspaper
G. Many "stars"
Related to Gene Anderson - The Book 13
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote of a gig
Gene Anderson - The Book 16
Gene Anderson Picto Transpo performer draws spectator and vice versa on poster boards, signed pictures change places in envelopes
A. Performance
B. Introduction
C. Set-up and handling
D. Gene's script
E. Props
Inspired by Gene Anderson - The Book 17
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote of performing Picto Transpo
Gene Anderson - The Book 20
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote of performing Picto Transpo
Gene Anderson - The Book 21
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote of performing Picto Transpo and Persi Diaconis
Gene Anderson - The Book 23
Gene Anderson Anderson Die Box with Gospel Magic parody presentation
A. Props
B. Gene's script
C. Final message
Gene Anderson - The Book 32
Gene Anderson Vanishing Match vanish of burning match
A. Performance
B. Gene's script
Related to Gene Anderson - The Book 39
Gene Anderson, Jim Hooper, Roy Johnson Nemo Jumbo Rising Card with houlette, card rises from envelope, two phases
A. Sneak preview
B. Background and credits
C. Introduction
D. Gene's Script
E. Rapid prototype
F. The props
G. Thread preparation
H. Thread management
I. Understanding thread
J. Initial set-up and first card rise
K. Second card rise
L. Striking and resetting
M. The quest for thread
Gene Anderson - The Book 41
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote of Nemo Rising Card, Mac King and Greg Frewin
Gene Anderson - The Book 44
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote on working with thread
Gene Anderson - The Book 54
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote on catching fish
Gene Anderson - The Book 60
Gene Anderson Tables different table designs
A. Roll-on tables
B. Lightweight traveling table
C. Parlor "close-up" table
D. Portable podium
E. Microphone stand table
Gene Anderson — The Book 61
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Earl Ray Wilcox
Gene Anderson — The Book 63
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool anecdote of FFFF 2005
Gene Anderson — The Book 66
Gene Anderson Card in Bottle selection vanishes between two Jokers and appears in bottle inside cigar boxes, which has been shown empty in the beginning
A. Introduction
B. Cards, bottles and boxes
C. Table
D. Gene's script
E. Servante
F. Epilogue
Inspired by Gene Anderson — The Book 67
Gene Anderson The Pajama Cord Trick rope cut into three pieces, lengths change and after ends are knotted it restores again
A. Performance
B. Props and set-up
C. Gene's script
Gene Anderson — The Book 76
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Joe Riding
Gene Anderson — The Book 83
Gene Anderson Tying the "Pop" Knot knot jumps from rope when pulled
Gene Anderson — The Book 86
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 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
Gene Anderson — The Book 102
Gene Anderson Peace Symbol cut from newspaper, one cut A. Folding the newspaper B. Performance
Gene Anderson — The Book 105
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on teaching the Peace Symbol to Doug Henning
Gene Anderson — The Book 106
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
Also published here Gene Anderson — The Book 107
Gene Anderson Wastebasket basket attached to trousers to store crumbled and cut paper
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
Gene Anderson — The Book 113
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on perfecting the Stetson crease
Gene Anderson — The Book 121
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on lecturing at Magic Inc.
Gene Anderson — The Book 131
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
Gene Anderson — The Book 132
Gene Anderson Corn Stalk newspaper tree
A. Preparation
B. Performance
Also published here 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
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.
Gene Anderson — The Book 158
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool using the Torn Message at a symposium
Gene Anderson — The Book 159
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Doug Henning's wedding
Gene Anderson — The Book 162
Gene Anderson The Part-Time Pro A. Introduction
B. Magic Castle debut
C. Getting your act together
D. Letters of Agreement
Gene Anderson — The Book 165
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on doing the medicine pitch
Gene Anderson — The Book 168
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Professor Creep and Friend
Gene Anderson — The Book 173
Gene Anderson Marko message appears on strip of paper
A. Gene's script
B. Preparation
C. Additional routines
Inspired by
  • Percy Bee's "Cecil, the Educated Chalk" in "Linking Ring" December, 1968.
Gene Anderson — The Book 183
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on "Marko", appearing ghost on paper
Gene Anderson — The Book 188
Gene Anderson Knot Dr. Seuss big knot is formed, falls of rope and performer is left with short piece of rope, Pavel's Krazy Knot
A. Background and Credits
B. The poem
C. Gene's script
D. Materials and tools
F. Seuss book
Gene Anderson — The Book 189
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Anderson's "Graduation" party
Gene Anderson — The Book 195
Gene Anderson, Karl Germain String Thing restoration of cut string
A. Introduction
B. Preparation
B. Gene's routine and script
C. String holder
Related to Gene Anderson — The Book 196
Gene Anderson, Tadashi Tokieda Precocious Paper Chain A. Introduction
B. Preview to precocious
C. The Möbius strip
D. The precocious Möbius strip
E. Gene's presentation
Gene Anderson — The Book 199
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Tadashi Tokieda
Gene Anderson — The Book 201
Gene Anderson Gene's Egg Bag Routine based on Charlie Miller and Ken Brooke
A. Introduction
B. Personalizing the routine
C. Gene's script
D. Egg bag and egg
Gene Anderson — The Book 203
Gene Anderson The Hindu Thread Trick A. Introduction
B. Hind Thread or Gypsy Thread... what's in a name?
C. Gene's presentation and script
D. Preparation
Related to Gene Anderson — The Book 212
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Doug Henning performing the Hindu thread
Gene Anderson — The Book 216
Gene Anderson Si Stebbins Card Routine multiphase routine, missing cards divined by riffling the deck, by listening, named card is found, speller
A. Stacking the deck
B. Charlier False Haymow Shuffle
C. Gene's routine and script for the Si Stebbins stack
D. Resetting the deck
E. About Si Stebbins
Gene Anderson — The Book 217
Gene Anderson, Charlier Charlier False Haymow Shuffle
Gene Anderson — The Book 218
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Ed Watkins and Si Stebbins
Gene Anderson — The Book 219
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Nick Trost's Lie Speller and Dennis Loomis
Gene Anderson — The Book 223
Gene Anderson, Dennis Loomis, Nick Trost The Lie Speller
Inspired by Gene Anderson — The Book 223
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
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
Gene Anderson — The Book 226
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Wittus Witt
Gene Anderson — The Book 227
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Charlie Miller seeing the T&R Newspaper for the first time
Gene Anderson — The Book 232
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 Gene Anderson — The Book 234
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on Willard the Wizard and Frances Willard
Gene Anderson — The Book 240
Gene Anderson The Gene Pool on a tip by Bob Fitch
Gene Anderson — The Book 246