Written by Jean Hugard

1996
Work of Various

328 pages (Hardcover), published by Magico Magazine
Illustrated with drawings by Abril Lamarque.
Language: English

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Jean Hugard The WAACS and the Doughboys hotel story trick, queens and jacks in five envelopes change places
Vol. 1 No. 1 1
Jean Hugard Editorial
Vol. 1 No. 1 1
Unknown Reverse Count Switch cards counted off into right hand from top of deck, starting with block
Vol. 1 No. 1 1
Jean Hugard Presentation card location, behind back, card at position remembered, counting cards from top to bottom, focus on presentation
Vol. 1 No. 1 2
Jean Hugard Torn Newspaper to Bouquet newspaper to flowers, brief
Vol. 1 No. 1 2
Ching Ling Foo Torn Paper Classic torn and restored paper strip
Vol. 1 No. 1 3
Jean Hugard Repetitions rambling on repetition in programs
Vol. 1 No. 1 3
John Batton Striking Experiment matchbook put in water, matches can still be ignited
Vol. 1 No. 1 3
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Lt. Haskell and Spaulding
Vol. 1 No. 1 4
Jean Hugard Spectacular Flash Opening paper is ignited, ribbons a silk and an umbrella appear
Vol. 1 No. 2 5
Jean Hugard, J. Marsters Linking Ring Climax
  • rings are dropped to the floor (Hugard)
  • bowl formed with rings and flowers appear inside
Vol. 1 No. 2 6
Jean Hugard The Long and Short of It "A Sure Force"
forcing an object by letting the spectator selects a match, short piece and normal match
Vol. 1 No. 2 6
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Jean-Eralities
  • tip to obtain cotton cord (Hugard)
  • Second Deal idea, card divined at named number (Braue)
Related to Vol. 1 No. 2 6
Jean Hugard The Flap Slate
Vol. 1 No. 2 7
Jean Hugard Editorial
Vol. 1 No. 2 7
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on the Redhills
Vol. 1 No. 2 8
Jean Hugard Hugard's Butterflies butterflies are torn from a napkin, then snow storm with butterflies done with fan and water
Also published here Vol. 1 No. 3 9
George H. Pittman Double Reverse spectator and performer each hold half of the deck, select a card and exchange it to put it in the other packet, one packet is reversed and placed in the middle of the second packet, finally all cards are face down except the selections
Vol. 1 No. 3 10
Unknown Half Pass brief
Vol. 1 No. 3 10
Frederick Braue Wand Production in the hands, lapel
Vol. 1 No. 3 10
Unknown Classic Coin Fold
Related to Vol. 1 No. 3 11
Jean Hugard Do-Nuts to You grandmother's necklace with donuts and ropes going through sleeves of jacket, bowl of water is produced as a finale
Vol. 1 No. 4 13
Paul Morris Clothes Pin Mint signed coin vanishes and appears on a clothes pin
Vol. 1 No. 4 14
Unknown Ramsay Subtlety
Vol. 1 No. 4 14
Unknown Sleeving of a Coin
Vol. 1 No. 4 14
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Jack and Mary Trepel
Vol. 1 No. 4 14
J. Elder Blackledge Twelve Cards to Pocket with selection
Vol. 1 No. 4 15
Jean Hugard Editorial - What is Magic? Hugard's definition what magic is
Vol. 1 No. 4 15
Jean Hugard Jean-Eralities on the evolution of court cards and how to pick something up on stage
Vol. 1 No. 4 16
Jean Hugard Cups and Bills with rolled up bills and cups, three final loads
Related to Vol. 1 No. 5 17
Unknown The Finger-Grip palm of a ball
Vol. 1 No. 5 17
Unknown To Load a Bill under a Cup
Vol. 1 No. 5 17
Jean Hugard Presentation presentation for "To Guess Four Cards thought of by Different Persons"
Inspired by Vol. 1 No. 5 18
Jean Hugard Jean-Eralitites on inflation of double paper bag
Vol. 1 No. 5 18
Leon Maguire Thumb Nail Writer pencil to hold nail writer
Vol. 1 No. 5 19
Paul Morris A Miracle of Coincidence performer writes number and name on unknown card, spectator selects same card again
Vol. 1 No. 5 19
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Dell o'Dell
Vol. 1 No. 5 20
Jean Hugard Thimble Technique several thimble vanishes, where thimble does not start on finger
Vol. 1 No. 6 21
Jean Hugard The Serpent Handkerchief lemon appears, handkerchief in paper changes with fruit of lemon, to dry handkerchief it's held over a candle where it is burnt and eventually found in wrapping paper
Related to Vol. 1 No. 6 22
Jean Hugard Interlude a la William Tell slicing pieces of paper with arrow and bow, method to cut paper in half all the times
Vol. 1 No. 6 22
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Joseph Dunninger
Vol. 1 No. 6 23
Jean Hugard Jean-Eralities on the salt trick (problem of salt and moisture), on the use of a wand
Vol. 1 No. 6 23
R. M. Jamison Odds and Ends tips and hints for
  • Clippo
  • Baker's Salt Trick
  • Oriental Restoring Powder
Related to Vol. 1 No. 6 23
Jean Hugard Billiard Balls & Glass traveling to glass
Vol. 1 No. 6 23
Jean Hugard A New Card Stab cards are stabbed with knife, all cards above selection are pierced and packet cut at that position
Vol. 1 No. 6 24
R. M. Jamison Bingo-Bonds bill in one of five bills, four spectators can spell the word "Bingo" and get the envelope they arrive at, with a stand
Vol. 1 No. 7 25
Paul Morris Are You Sure? - A Quick Trick with a Novel Finish four Jacks are cut to, then one Jack transforms into selection
Also published here Vol. 1 No. 7 26
Unknown Riffle Shuffle Control with bridge
Vol. 1 No. 7 26
Unknown Bottom Slip Cut hands to table
Vol. 1 No. 7 26
R. M. Jamison The Great Escape traveling and transformation of jumbo cards with Disney figures
Vol. 1 No. 7 27
Jean Hugard The Serpent Handkerchief (Continued from November Issue)
Related to Vol. 1 No. 7 27
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Silent Mora
Vol. 1 No. 7 28
Jean Hugard The Back Palm as a Secret Sleight on the history and several techniques
a. The vanish
b. The reverse palm
c. Transfer a card from regular palm to the front palm
d. To back palm a card directly from the deck
Tricks using the back palm as a secret sleight
Vol. 1 No. 7 29
Unknown The Crystal Casket chosen card travels to glass which was shown empty and is wrapped in handkerchief
Vol. 1 No. 7 31
Unknown A Hat and a Card card penetrates hat
Vol. 1 No. 7 31
Unknown Impromptu Rising Card
Vol. 1 No. 7 32
Unknown A Surprise Handshake cards are produced after handshake with spectator
Vol. 1 No. 7 32
Jean Hugard Evaporation of a Watch pocket watch vanishes in a hat covered with a handkerchief and appears back in performer's pocket on watchchain
Vol. 1 No. 8 33
Jean Hugard The Magic Bell
Vol. 1 No. 8 34
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Now! attributed to Robert-Houdin, three cards selected, three times stop by spectator to find their cards
Related to Vol. 1 No. 8 34
Max Cadet The Magic Bell three cards stopped at, with two hats and a bell
Vol. 1 No. 8 34
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Senor Maldo
Vol. 1 No. 8 34
Jean Hugard Hey! Presto! selection appears in a glass held by performer
Vol. 1 No. 8 35
Jean Hugard Back Palm Change Using a Handkerchief
Vol. 1 No. 8 35
Orville Wayne Meyer Magno Touch performer writes name on face of card, spectator selects card and signs it's back, it is the same card
Vol. 1 No. 8 36
Dr. H. Walter Grote Ghost Writings name of selection appears on rolled up paper
Vol. 1 No. 9 37
Dr. H. Walter Grote Cut and Turnover Force
Variations Vol. 1 No. 9 37
Jean Hugard Gestures on gestures, style and manners
Vol. 1 No. 9 38
Jean Hugard Bare Stage Bugbear how to move on a stage, fishing rod to get objects from the audience
Vol. 1 No. 9 38
Unknown Forcing a Card on a stage
Vol. 1 No. 9 38
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Dr. Daley
Vol. 1 No. 9 38
Jean Hugard, R. M. Jamison The Egg Bag on the egg bag, routine by Hugard and other ideas by Jamison
Vol. 1 No. 9 39
Oscar H. Paulson Flash Opening Trick a handkerchief appears, from which a hat and a rabbit are produced
Vol. 1 No. 9 40
Charles Hudson Those Confusing Ladies two queens face up in the center of the deck change places wit the other queens on top of the deck ans all queens are face down, one-handed, deck held behind back
Vol. 1 No. 10 41
Jerry Lukins Cigarette Paper Classic torn and restored cigarette paper
Vol. 1 No. 10 42
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Dariel Fitzkee
Vol. 1 No. 10 42
Frederick Braue Coin Tapping Count normal but elegant count of coins from glass to hand
Vol. 1 No. 10 42
George G. Kaplan Coin Extraction Perfected two coins wrapped in handkerchief, chosen one penetrates fabric
Vol. 1 No. 10 43
Unknown Coin Sleight - A Novel Finger Grip purse palm and its use by Charles Morritt
Vol. 1 No. 10 43
Jean Hugard Gambling newspaper article on cutting off parts of fingers to improve sleights
Vol. 1 No. 10 44
Bill Morton, Orville Wayne Meyer Greatest Four Ace Trick three double facer
Vol. 1 No. 11 45
Unknown Ace Vanish gaffed
Vol. 1 No. 11 45
Jean Hugard Billiard Ball Interlude with different colored billiard balls
Vol. 1 No. 11 46
Charlie Miller Reverse Interlude spectator names a number, that amount of cards are found reversed in the deck, with not-hearing strategy (tecnica del sordo)
Also published here Vol. 1 No. 11 46
LeRoy E. Larson Matchbook Hook transforming a matchbook so it can be used like a hooked coin
Vol. 1 No. 11 46
Tom Bowyer Match Vanish after lighting a cigarette
Vol. 1 No. 11 46
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Cantu
Vol. 1 No. 11 46
Max Katz Cube Root Extraction cube roots of numbers until 100
Vol. 1 No. 11 47
Jean Hugard Forcing the Choice of one of Four Packets several approaches to the magician's choice
Vol. 1 No. 11 47
Jean Hugard The Linking Rings on a linking ring performance by Richard Himber
Vol. 1 No. 11 48
George G. Kaplan Numerology??? two decks, three cards are counted to in both decks and they match
Vol. 1 No. 12 49
Arthur Punnar Cut and Restored Rope - Perfected
Vol. 1 No. 12 49
George Starke Salt and Water salt travels from hand to hand, then water appears
Vol. 1 No. 12 50
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on the open house
Vol. 1 No. 12 50
Nat. D. Kane Just a Dream baby chicken appears and vanishes
Vol. 1 No. 12 50
George Starke The Thumbnail Writer on the problem of bad handwriting, automatic writing
Vol. 1 No. 12 51
Abril Lamarque Foiling the Gremlins gah when magic trick goes wrong, egg with silk inside bearing a message
Vol. 1 No. 12 51
Francis J. Rigney Cutting a Dido story trick, tearing a long strip
Vol. 1 No. 12 51
Abril Lamarque The Lamarque Rabbit Vanish rabbit appears and vanishes in a box
Also published here Vol. 2 No. 1 53
Tom Bowyer Routine with a Svengali Deck different effects with a svengali deck, reverse, spelling, counting, all alike
Vol. 2 No. 1 54
Roger Barkann The Rice Bowls focus on presentation, WWII themed
Vol. 2 No. 1 54
Gerald Kosky Impromptu Daub
Vol. 2 No. 1 54
Dr. A. Heller Magnetic Fisherman selection is attracted to magnet
Vol. 2 No. 1 55
Jean Hugard Silks how to twirl a handkerchief, for making knots etc.
Vol. 2 No. 1 55
Jean Hugard Hu-gardnias on Al Flosso
Vol. 2 No. 1 55
George Engel Producing a Rope between palm of hands
Vol. 2 No. 1 55
George G. Kaplan 3-2-1 divination of a total of three rolled dice
Vol. 2 No. 1 55
R. M. Jamison The Oracle Speaks answer to a question appears on slate, from Thayer Oracle Numbered Question Book, with change box for billets
Vol. 2 No. 2 57
R. M. Jamison The Small Time Magician
Vol. 2 No. 2 58
R. M. Jamison The Turn Over Card Control half over break is turned over into the other hand, repeated with second half
Vol. 2 No. 2 58
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on John McArdle
Vol. 2 No. 2 58
R. M. Jamison Chinese Prayer Vase with transparent bottle
Vol. 2 No. 2 58
R. M. Jamison Jumbo Four Ace Routine McDonald aces with jumbo cards
Vol. 2 No. 2 59
R. M. Jamison Thumb Writer Telepathy telepathy presentation
Vol. 2 No. 2 59
R. M. Jamison Double Back Card Force method to repeat Dr. Grote Cut and Turnover Force with a second card
Inspired byVariations Vol. 2 No. 2 60
Paul Morris Three in One
Inspired byAlso published here Vol. 2 No. 3 61
Jean Hugard Coin Magic on coin magic, general remarks on palming
Vol. 2 No. 3 62
Jean Hugard The Melting Coin coin is apparently bent with both and vanishes in the flame of a match where it is reproduced again
Vol. 2 No. 3 62
R. M. Jamison The Hindu Wands and Cords tip on the Chinese Sticks
Vol. 2 No. 3 63
Jean Hugard, Herbert Hood Dice Production and Tricks 1. Production of a dice (with a handkerchief)
2. A mind reading trick (with a handkerchief)
3. Dipping into the future (prediction on a business card, by Herbert Hood)
Vol. 2 No. 3 64
Phil J. Flad, Jr. A Diminishing Card one card shrinks, back palm handling
Vol. 2 No. 3 64
Jean Hugard Foiling the Iron Grip escaping a strong man's grip
Vol. 2 No. 3 64
Dr. A. Heller The Heller Speller
Vol. 2 No. 3 65
Harry Bernstein Transmutation of Metal two dimes in spectator's hand change into pennies
Vol. 2 No. 3 65
Jean Hugard The Balanced Deck deck balanced on hand
Related to Vol. 2 No. 3 66
R. M. Jamison Jamison's Spot Sticks two sticks
Also published here Vol. 2 No. 4 67
Jean Hugard Card Magic general comments
Vol. 2 No. 4 68
Jean Hugard The Overhand Shuffle 1. Retain control of the top card
2. To keep the bottom card in that position
3. To retain the top and bottom card in position
4. To run cards
5. To jog a card
6. To control a chosen card which has been replaced in the pack
Vol. 2 No. 4 68
Jean Hugard Telepathy Plus one of five cards is selected
Vol. 2 No. 4 70
Jean Hugard Classical Vanishes 1. Vesting
Vol. 2 No. 4 70
Orville Wayne Meyer, R. M. Jamison The Hindu Wands and Cords on the Chinese Sticks
Vol. 2 No. 4 71
Jean Hugard Pearls of Magical Wisdom from Decremps and Gaultier
Vol. 2 No. 4 72
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Abril Lamarque
Vol. 2 No. 4 72
George G. Kaplan A Winning Wager five cards shuffled in placed on a stand, selected one is predicted on a slate with houlette and duplicates
Variations Vol. 2 No. 5 73
Arnold Belais Phoney Dice change of spots using paddle move
Vol. 2 No. 5 74
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Charlie Miller
Vol. 2 No. 5 74
Gerald Kosky The Biter Bit Magic Thrust as an out when someone challenges performer to find thought of card
Also published here Vol. 2 No. 5 74
Jean Hugard An Optical Illusion four unknown cards selected and placed in performer's pocket, six piles are formed, all ontaining aces, aces are eventually found in pocket
Vol. 2 No. 5 75
Unknown Adding Palmed Cards while cutting deck
Vol. 2 No. 5 75
Jean Hugard Magical Flight marked coin in knotted handkerchief travels into knot of second silk
Vol. 2 No. 5 75
Phil J. Flad, Jr. Lota Bowl combined with change bag, silks are wrung out over lota bowl, transform into Union Jack
Vol. 2 No. 5 76
Clyde Cairy Metamorphoses card rubbed to thigh changes several times, back palm
Vol. 2 No. 5 77
Jean Hugard, Chung Ling Soo II. The Vanish by the Throw Behind the Back explained with a ball, description of Chung Ling Soo's use of the move for the linking rings and the vanish of an orange
Vol. 2 No. 5 77
Jean Hugard The Patriotic Tissues three red, blue and white paper balls are put in three bags with the same colors, they rearrange themselves, so in each bag is on ball of each color, then they change into flowers with the corresponding colors
Vol. 2 No. 6 79
Jean Hugard More Card Magic (Continued) key card placement with overhand shuffle
Vol. 2 No. 6 80
Jean Hugard The Best Impromptu Spelling Trick
Vol. 2 No. 6 80
Jean Hugard Coin Interlude (Continued) one of two coins vanishes, the other one is split in two then followed by continuous coin production with candy as a climax
Vol. 2 No. 6 81
Jean Hugard, Louis Nikola Pearls of Magical Wisdom Hugard on confidence in magic, Nikola quote on the Mirror Glass
Vol. 2 No. 6 81
Jean Hugard The Dream of Ben Asai four deuces in four glasses turn into four queens and back to four twos
Vol. 2 No. 6 82
Harry "Roz-On" Rosenblum The Sand Frame technical improvement for the sand frame
Vol. 2 No. 6 82
George Starke The Ghost Coins handful of coins vanish, soldered coins
Also published here Vol. 2 No. 6 83
Jean Hugard More Pearls quotes by Ponsin, Nikola and Hugard
Vol. 2 No. 6 83
Frederick Braue Fred Braue Writes Floating Stick version, stick adheres to fingers and nose
Vol. 2 No. 6 84
George Starke Hornswoggled bills change total value several times
Related toVariationsAlso published here Vol. 2 No. 7 85
Jean Hugard The Punishment Fits the Crime coin transforms into lemon, under hat
Vol. 2 No. 7 86
Jean Hugard Exposures on exposure
Vol. 2 No. 7 86
Jean Hugard The Penetrating Billiard Ball ball penetrating silk, with cut and restored handkerchief element
Vol. 2 No. 7 87
Tom Bowyer The Upside Down Six six spot turns into nine spot
Variations Vol. 2 No. 7 87
John C. Holoubeck The Spirit Match initials of card appear on head of burnt match
Related to Vol. 2 No. 7 88
R. M. Jamison Up the Sleeve! jumbo card travels to performer's sleeve
Also published here Vol. 2 No. 7 89
R. M. Jamison Invisible Flight signed jumbo card in envelope transposes with jumbo card held and signed by performer
Vol. 2 No. 7 90
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on George G. Kaplan
Vol. 2 No. 7 90
Jean Hugard Magicana on practice and repertoire
Vol. 2 No. 7 90
Jean Hugard Cards from the Sleeve cards travel from pocket to hand, reverse up the sleeve
Vol. 2 No. 7 91
Joseph K. Schmidt, Unknown One Hand Riffle Shuffle tabled
Related to Vol. 2 No. 7 91
Jean Hugard Blindfold brief opinion on the use of blindfolds
Vol. 2 No. 7 91
Jean Hugard Shorts on the word necromancy
Vol. 2 No. 7 92
Jean Hugard Silks and Soup Plates two handkerchiefs vanish and appear between two soup plates, hollow loop ball
Vol. 2 No. 8 93
Jean Hugard More Card Magic (Continued) brief introduction on stacks
  • The Eighth Overhand Shuffle
Vol. 2 No. 8 94
George G. Kaplan One in Five spectator adds four card to selection, performer divines it
Vol. 2 No. 8 94
Unknown Cut and Restored String multi strands cord, separated in center and twisted again
Related to Vol. 2 No. 8 95
R. M. Jamison The Upside Down Six Six spot turns into Nine spot, with jumbo cards and card has number written on it
Inspired by Vol. 2 No. 8 95
Jean Hugard Coin Interlude on the french drop
Vol. 2 No. 8 96
Jean Hugard Through the Table Top coins through table, with glass
Vol. 2 No. 8 96
Jean Hugard Through the Knee coins through knee, seated
Vol. 2 No. 8 96
Max Katz A "Shuffling" Presentation story presentation, different forms of riffle shuffle cascades
Vol. 2 No. 8 97
Dr. Aaron Weiss Rolling a Cigarette with a comb, cigarette rolls on table
Vol. 2 No. 8 97
Jean Hugard Magicana quote by Gaultier
Vol. 2 No. 8 97
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on George Starke
Vol. 2 No. 8 98
George G. Kaplan Kaplan's Clock Trick card from circle to matchbox, thirteen duplicates
Related to Vol. 2 No. 9 99
Jean Hugard, Henri De Manche More Coin Magic
  • The Coin Switch (de Manche switch)
Vol. 2 No. 9 100
Henri Decremps The Transposition of Silver and Copper Coins copper /silver transposition, translations from Decremps "Codicille de Jerome Sharp"
Vol. 2 No. 9 100
Jean Hugard Magicana quotes by Einstein, Weist, Hugard
Vol. 2 No. 9 100
George Starke Penny and Half Dollar Transposition
Vol. 2 No. 9 101
Abril Lamarque Heavy Tipper joke for tipping in a restaurant, coin transforms into small heavy ball
Vol. 2 No. 9 101
Unknown Coin Switch same as Bobo Switch
Vol. 2 No. 9 101
Jean Hugard Silk Production from Candle Flame silk production, with gimmick
Vol. 2 No. 9 102
Jean Hugard Lighting a Candle Magically portion of flame is carried with bare hands to light another candle
Vol. 2 No. 9 102
Jean Hugard False Cuts
  • False Cut No.1 (on the table three packets)
  • False Cut No. 2 (on the table, five packets)
Vol. 2 No. 9 102
Royal Vale Heath "Magic Square" Magic card selection in combination with magic square, total of square indicates position in the rest of the deck
Vol. 2 No. 9 103
Jean Hugard Magicana quotes
Vol. 2 No. 9 103
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on New York Ring 26, I.B.M.
Vol. 2 No. 9 104
George Starke Sleeving as an Art Part I
  • To sleeve a coin from the right hand up the right sleeve
  • Retrieving the sleeved coin
  • Using the right sleeve for a switch
Related to Vol. 2 No. 10 105
George Starke The Magical Transfer of a Coin from one Hand to the Other
Vol. 2 No. 10 105
Jean Hugard The Homing Card marked card vanishes from sealed paper and appears in deck at chosen number
Vol. 2 No. 10 106
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Dorny
Vol. 2 No. 10 106
Henry A. Colgate Milk and Confetti confetti in glass under handkerchief and milk in cone change places, milk pitcher
Also published here Vol. 2 No. 10 107
Jean Hugard Magicana quotes and wisdom on magic
Vol. 2 No. 10 107
Jean Hugard Card Magic - One Way Decks general comments
Vol. 2 No. 10 108
Dr. A. Heller You Do as Heller Does with two decks and three cards each
Vol. 2 No. 10 108
R. J. Cooper Balancing an Egg on a Plate
Vol. 2 No. 10 109
R. J. Cooper Wand Shells, Candle Shells etc. how to build shells
Vol. 2 No. 10 109
Charles Kalish Purely Mental card divination, without cards, mathematical divination
Vol. 2 No. 10 109
George Starke Hornswoggled - The Smash Finish different ening
Related to Vol. 2 No. 11 111
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Bert Allerton
Vol. 2 No. 11 112
Jean Hugard Magicana quotes and wisdom on magic
Vol. 2 No. 11 112
Jean Hugard The Slate Trick normal slates, change of slates to let both examine
Vol. 2 No. 11 113
Edouard Cartier "The Flip" Double Lift
Vol. 2 No. 11 113
Jean Hugard Card Magic - Substitutes for the Pass
  • The Simplified Pass(turn over and shuffle)
Vol. 2 No. 11 113
Jean Hugard Whole Hole-Y Cigarette Paper two cigarette papers transpose, one has center torn-out and second is torn in quarters with missing corner
Vol. 2 No. 11 114
Jean Hugard Magicana quotes and wisdom on magic
Vol. 2 No. 11 114
Audley Walsh Some New Sleights - 1. The Slip Palm while spectator cuts deck from performer's hand to table
Vol. 2 No. 11 115
Jerry Lukins The Homing Coins up the sleeve type, four coins to glass, shell
Variations Vol. 2 No. 12 117
Jerry Lukins Shell Move coin stolen from shell, one handed
Vol. 2 No. 12 117
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on Hugard's Testimonial Show
Vol. 2 No. 12 117
Paul Morris Just Think Stop!
Vol. 2 No. 12 118
Jean Hugard Rabbit Vanish from two grocer's bags
Vol. 2 No. 12 118
Claude Kimball Card Magic - Substitutes for the Pass card is levered up with pinky
Related to Vol. 2 No. 12 118
Frederick Braue The Secret Addition strange handling, deck in right hand's dealer's grip, cards are flipped over
Related toVariations Vol. 2 No. 12 119
Jean Hugard Cigar Gas gag with cigar and match
Vol. 2 No. 12 119
George Engel Love at First Sight story trick, card travels
Vol. 2 No. 12 120
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Double Do As I Do
Vol. 2 No. 12 121
Jean Hugard Magicana quotes and wisdom on magic
Vol. 2 No. 12 121
Paul Morris A Life Saver life saver turns into coins, and is produced from the air
Vol. 2 No. 12 122
George Starke The Porous Plate "A Trick with a Climax that Savors of Real Magic"
deck placed on plate, selection travels through plate and is found underneath
Vol. 3 No. 1 123
Ross Bertram Gold and Silver dime and penny transpose in performer's hands
Also published here Vol. 3 No. 1 123
Unknown Magnetized Wand wand moved in hand, thread
Vol. 3 No. 1 124
Jean Hugard Interludes on using short magical feats as interludes
Vol. 3 No. 1 124
Unknown The Swallowing Wand wand thrust into assistants mouth and out
Vol. 3 No. 1 124
Unknown A Knotty Interlude tight knot is resolved, knot appears
Vol. 3 No. 1 125
Jean Hugard A Miser Dreams in the Parlor routine with hat and silk handkerchief
Vol. 3 No. 1 126
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on C. A. Munson
Vol. 3 No. 1 127
Jean Hugard Magicana on Howard de Courcy's one-handed shuffle
Inspired by Vol. 3 No. 1 127
Unknown The Flying Pips two pieces of black cardboard are fastend together with rubber bands, with toy pistol pips of selection are shot away and they are correctly arranged between cardboards
Vol. 3 No. 1 128
Unknown Stabbing Force with another card, as an out
Vol. 3 No. 1 128
Larry Russell, Unknown The Lightning Change spectator is to close his hand around half dollar at count of three, performer exchanges it quickly and without noticing
Related toVariations Vol. 3 No. 1 129
Unknown A Porous Glass pushing wand through bottom of glass, same method than cups & balls gag
Vol. 3 No. 1 130
Unknown A Deep Glass glass is deeper on inside than outside, measured with wand as in cups & balls gag, favorite of Charles Bertram
Vol. 3 No. 1 130
Martin Gardner The Flying Cigar Band "An Intriguing Table Interlude", from one finger to another finger of the same hand
Vol. 3 No. 2 131
Tommy Dowd A New Card Change during demonstration on how spectator should put his hand on top
Related to Vol. 3 No. 2 132
Tommy Dowd Book or Magazine Load from Flat Palm
Vol. 3 No. 2 132
Tommy Dowd Card Addition to Packet with table spread force application
Vol. 3 No. 2 132
George Starke Elastic Fingers little finger seems to grow
Vol. 3 No. 2 133
Warner Perry To the Top with stranger card (which is not the selection)
Vol. 3 No. 2 133
Jean Hugard Ring on the Wand ring dropped into glass under handkerchief, then appears on stick held by spectator, collection of different methods
Vol. 3 No. 2 134
R. M. Jamison The Fair Sex and the Magician card tricks for women
Vol. 3 No. 2 134
Unknown Production of a Glass of Liquid from silk
Vol. 3 No. 2 135
Frederick Braue The Secret Addition improved
Inspired byRelated to Vol. 3 No. 2 135
Raynaly Magicana a quote on Fine Arts
Vol. 3 No. 2 135
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Jack Miller
Vol. 3 No. 2 135
Arthur Punnar The Pulse Trick divination presented as pulse-feeling during the asking of questions, featuring wrist turn glimpse while looking at watch
Vol. 3 No. 2 135
George Starke Sleeving as an Art Part II
  • Emil Jarrow & Paul Morris (Sphinx, 1937/1938)
  • One-Handed Sleeving
Related to Vol. 3 No. 2 136
Larry Arcuri Cut and Restored Necktie anecdote
Vol. 3 No. 2 136
Roger Barkann, Wallace The Lightning Change ideas for referenced item
Inspired by Vol. 3 No. 2 137
Unknown Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand
Vol. 3 No. 2 137
Elmer Applegit Tips on Laundry Tickets and the Like on adhesive used
Vol. 3 No. 2 138
Roger Barkann, Unknown Magicana
  • Air Holes (wax pellets to seal air holes)
  • best pencil for marking card
Vol. 3 No. 2 138
Bert Allerton Name Your Number one of six cards chosen, its number used to count to selection
Related to Vol. 3 No. 3 139
Leon Maguire, Mihlon Clayton The Cut and Restored Rope Trick handling of classic method
Inspired byRelated to Vol. 3 No. 3 140
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Master Sergeant Frank Dobrena
Vol. 3 No. 3 140
Sherman Ripley The Handkerchief Force "improved"
Vol. 3 No. 3 141
Wilbur T. Kattner No Cigarette Shortage cigarette stump grows two times
Vol. 3 No. 3 141
George Starke My Uncle and the Gambler
Inspired by Vol. 3 No. 3 142
Charlier Charlier Pass
Vol. 3 No. 3 142
Milbourne Christopher Rope to Cigarette
Vol. 3 No. 3 143
R. M. Jamison That Screwy Die Again mis-spotted die routine, with actual mis-spotted die
Vol. 3 No. 3 143
Harold B. Leith Indian Rope Trick still a Mystery letter from adventures in India and China
Vol. 3 No. 3 143
George Starke Substitutes for the Double Lift article with examples
Vol. 3 No. 3 144
George Starke Downs Change Improved
Inspired by Vol. 3 No. 3 144
Bert Allerton The Allerton Change
Related to Vol. 3 No. 3 144
Jean Hugard Note by the editor credit information
Vol. 3 No. 3 144
Jean Hugard, Jean-Nicholas Ponsin Magicana quote by Ponsin, see also quote on p. 139
Vol. 3 No. 3 144
William D. Forest A Coin Vanish
Related to Vol. 3 No. 3 145
D. M. Amann The Secret Addition Again
Inspired byRelated to Vol. 3 No. 3 145
Wilbur T. Kattner Billiard Ball Vanish
Related to
  • Magic Without Apparatus, Gaultier, Hugard translation, p. 377
Vol. 3 No. 3 145
Mahatma The Cone and Flowers first spring flowers (de Kolta flowers), then real flowers
Vol. 3 No. 4 147
Jean Hugard Magic with Confederates
Vol. 3 No. 4 147
Giuseppe Pinetti Borrowed Ring in Fish finger ring shot out the window, fish appears in empty box with finger ring inside, stooge
Vol. 3 No. 4 147
Jean Hugard Making a Paper Cone rolling the cone efficiently
Vol. 3 No. 4 148
George G. Kaplan Cut and Restored Rope "Tying the Knot after Cutting the Loop"
Related to Vol. 3 No. 4 149
Unknown Interlude - with a Coin at a Bar or Counter coin snapped onto table disappears, sound illusion
Vol. 3 No. 4 149
Jean Hugard Card Magic article intro
Vol. 3 No. 4 150
Don Medley Impromptu Routine with a Borrowed Deck combination of several effects, see following items, starts with flourishes
Vol. 3 No. 4 150
Don Medley 2. The Sloppy Shuffle
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Don Medley 3. Reversed Card Discovery
Vol. 3 No. 4 150
Harvey P. Graham Snapping a Knot one-handed
Vol. 3 No. 4 150
R. M. Jamison The $1.85 Trick nested shell set, chinese coin as surprise finish
Vol. 3 No. 4 151
Edouard Cartier Cartier's Card Reversal and Spelling selection vanishes and appears reversed when spelled to
Vol. 3 No. 4 151
Edouard Cartier Palm Placement palmed card inserted at certain position when cards are spread through
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Don Medley 4. Another Reversed Discovery
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Unknown Double Lift Reverse
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Don Medley 5. The Secret Revealed
Vol. 3 No. 4 152
Unknown Push-In Change
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Don Medley 6. The Spectator Does It card turns over in deck while it is in spectator's hands, indifferent card palmed onto selection and double replaced as one
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Jean Hugard Magicana quotes by Ponsin, Robert-Houdin
Vol. 3 No. 4 152
Stanley Collins A Conjuring Acrostic for solution see p. 157
Vol. 3 No. 4 152
Arnold Belais Harlequinade cigarette tossed in vest pocket (juggling), pushed through head and grows
Vol. 3 No. 4 153
Edwin Tabor Transmutation of Metal coin changes on palm of hand, magnet, Raven precursor
Vol. 3 No. 4 153
Arnold Belais A Stamp Collector's Nightmare paddle routine with stamps on two paddles, "paste spreaders", magnets
Vol. 3 No. 5 155
Max Katz Formula for any Spelling Trick spelling through the values of a suit, spectator gets it wrong, how to arrive at the formula
Variations Vol. 3 No. 5 156
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to the Great Raymond
Vol. 3 No. 5 156
Louis Tannen "Cuff"-ing a Coin
Vol. 3 No. 5 156
Arthur Punnar The Fist Coin Routine about four coins put in fist vanish, back clip
Inspired by Vol. 3 No. 5 157
Jean Hugard Magicana quote
Vol. 3 No. 5 157
Frank Dobrina "Allez Oop" "A Striking Card Discovery"
deck thrown on surface so it spreads, selection turns over via air pressure and slides to center
Also published here Vol. 3 No. 5 158
Larry Arcuri Your Card business card rises out of cased deck, gag presentation "I will find your card"
Vol. 3 No. 5 158
George H. Pittman Follow the Leader
Vol. 3 No. 5 159
George H. Pittman Turnover Pass strange handling, both hands turn over their packet on its own
Related to Vol. 3 No. 5 159
Bert Feinson The B. F. Card Control lift shuffle in which only the selection is picked up
Vol. 3 No. 5 160
Unknown Interlude with a Marble marble through table, it vanishes from handkerchief above table by secretly locking it in the fabric with a rubber band
Vol. 3 No. 5 160
Harry Blackstone Magicana quote from Saturday Evening Post
Vol. 3 No. 5 160
Unknown Flourish with 3 Coins coins on back of hand, tossed and caught
Vol. 3 No. 5 161
Unknown Dexterity with Scissors spinning flourish between both hands, spectator cannot do it
Variations Vol. 3 No. 5 161
Jean Hugard Magicana quote from New York Tims
Vol. 3 No. 5 161
Unknown Instantaneous Production of a Silk silk appears in glass, thread set-up to table
Vol. 3 No. 6 163
J. B. Bobo Knots to You "J. S. Bobo" (?), rope curled around hand, number named, that many knots appear in rope, one is blown away
Vol. 3 No. 6 164
Jean-Nicholas Ponsin Magicana quote
Vol. 3 No. 6 164
Joseph K. Schmidt Flash Paper Interlude flash appears, cigarette ignites palmed flash paper
Vol. 3 No. 6 164
Unknown Dyeing Silks Joke
Vol. 3 No. 6 164
Unknown Blood Writing sum of digits appears on arm in blood red after rubbing
Vol. 3 No. 6 165
Unknown A Light Interlude match goes out repeatedly just as a cigarette is about to be lit, same if spectator tries (chemically)
Vol. 3 No. 6 165
Henry Weisl, Robert Greene Letters of Fire card value burns itself into paper stretched in a frame, paper index on back of cards
Related to Vol. 3 No. 6 166
Jean Hugard Card Magic article intro
Vol. 3 No. 6 167
Jean Hugard A Sub-Conscious Miracle performer blindfolded, deck shuffled by spectator, three cards called and any cards removed by spectator one by one
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Jean Hugard Palm Glimpse glimpsing a card palmed with face to palm
Vol. 3 No. 6 167
Unknown Vanishing a Silk from paper cone, with handkerchief ball
Vol. 3 No. 6 168
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Maxims quotes
Vol. 3 No. 6 168
George H. Pittman Can You Spell? spectator always gets a Nine, then a Joker when a Nine should show up
Vol. 3 No. 6 169
Abril Lamarque How to Save Face After Laying an Egg correction of illustrations
Inspired by Vol. 3 No. 6 169
Al Cohn Mental Marvels with general comments on mentalism, two numbers thought of and divined (psychological forces), last number or word always is right
Vol. 3 No. 7 171
Milbourne Christopher Flowers from the Flame bouquet from flash of fire, one-handed production from sleeve
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Milbourne Christopher The Name Appears names of presidents on slips of paper, put in performer's pocket, one chosen and burnt, ashes rubbed on cigarette, name appears
Vol. 3 No. 7 172
Milbourne Christopher The Jumping Silks two different-colored silks held at one corner in each hand visibly change places
Vol. 3 No. 7 172
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to George Karger and George Starke
Vol. 3 No. 7 173
Peter "The Magic Man" Pan Entertaining Children
Vol. 3 No. 7 173
Royal H. Brin, Jr. The Rising Cigar cigar stands up on palm of hand, ungaffed
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Jackie Flosso Flopso Reverso peeked selection turns over in deck
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Jackie Flosso Center Reverse while deck is turned over
Vol. 3 No. 7 174
Howard de Courcy The One-Hand Riffle Shuffle with cascade, illustrated with photographs by George Karger
Also published here Vol. 3 No. 7 175
Charles Kalish The One-Hand Overhand Shuffle illustrated with photographs by George Karger
Also published here Vol. 3 No. 7 177
Jean Hugard Silk Dyeing by Hand pushing silk through hand
Vol. 3 No. 7 179
Ed Bender Squash presentation for Percy Abbott's vanishing shot glass with whiskey
Vol. 3 No. 7 179
Leslie P. Guest A Card Castle construction for production card castle, chosen card appears on silk and deck transforms into card castle on tray
Variations Vol. 3 No. 7 181
Jean-Nicholas Ponsin Magicana quote by Ponsin
Vol. 3 No. 7 182
Sam Pavloff Glimpse the Future playing card pushed in telephone book, moved around there and then name at the position read, predicted, pages fastened together with tape, for name correction of S. Pabloff see page 193
Vol. 3 No. 8 183
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column using "Vampire Flexible Glass" with mirror and break-away wand
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Milbourne Christopher Match to Dollar rebuilding "Match to Flower"
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Don Rose Magic Bar Secret tip on alcohol ingredient
Vol. 3 No. 8 184
Milbourne Christopher Colored Flash Paper uses for colored flash paper for: silk vanish, torn and restored tissue, silk to egg, lapel flower
Vol. 3 No. 8 184
Bob Baxter Birthday Cake
Vol. 3 No. 8 184
Professor Hoffmann Hollow Egg Idea
Vol. 3 No. 8 184
Milbourne Christopher Fire and Water foulard burned and restored, bowl of water produced
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Milbourne Christopher Ribbon Fantastique idea for Massey's Ribbon Release
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Milbourne Christopher Chinese Stick Tip
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Milbourne Christopher Sponge Ball Idea sticking sponge ball on end of pencil before production
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