1991-2016
Written by Stan Allen
Work of Various
31,500 pages (Paperback), published by MAGIC Magazine
Illustrated with photographs and drawings
Language: English
7,086 entries
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Peter Zenner Mind Games Exposed
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 14
William L. Ingram Blackstone
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 14
Ben Pilat What You See...
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 14
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 18
Michael Close Too Much?
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 25
Michael Close (reviewer) The Complete Cups & Balls by Michael Ammar Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 25
Michael Close (reviewer) The Complete Cups & Balls Videos by Michael Ammar Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 25
Michael Close (reviewer) Hard-Boiled Mysteries by Bruce Cervon (written by Stephen Minch) Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 26
Michael Close (reviewer) L.I.N.T. by John Luka Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 27
Michael Close (reviewer) Trephine by Richard Bartram, Jr. Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 27
Michael Close (reviewer) The Dice Stacking Video by Todd Strong Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 28
Michael Close (reviewer) The Magic Business by Michael Bailey Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 28
Michael Close (reviewer) The Tommy Wonder Video by Tommy Wonder Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 28
Michael Close (reviewer) Michael Skinner's Professional Close-Up Magic Volumes 1-4 by Michael Skinner Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 28
Michael Close (reviewer) Michael Skinner's Master Teach-In Series Volumes 1-3 by Michael Skinner Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 28
Michael Close (reviewer) Hello, Sucker! by Harry Anderson Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) On The Pass by Richard Kaufman Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Basic Card Technique by Richard Kaufman Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Cash Card by Shigeo Takagi
Victor & Marcelo Contento
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Cash on the Corner by Philip T. Goldstein
Victor & Marcelo Contento
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Sprizzer Inferno Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Thumbs-Up Inferno Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Spooked by Nicholas Einhorn Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 30
Michael Close (reviewer) Celebrity Autographs by Terry LaGerould Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 30
Michael Close (reviewer) The Hip Shot Wallet by Anthony Miller Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 30
Michael Close (reviewer) With a Chinese Menu in His Hand by Anthony Miller Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 30
Luis De Matos, Stan Allen In His Words: Luis de Matos
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 36
Bill McIlhany Television's Greatest All-Time Request Show
  • Magic As Seen On TV (Part 7)
Art Baker
  • You Asked For What?
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 42
John Lovick John Carney... Advancing In Retreat
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 48
David Britland Psychic Or Magic: What's Paranormal
Related to Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 50
Mark Levy The Jester Is Sylvester! on Dan Sylvester
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 56
Eric Mead The Green Street Grill
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 62
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 69
Martin Lewis Whatchamacallit Wallet borrowed or own watch appears in small grocery bag that was folded flat
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 70
Bob White One-Hand Tilt get-ready, from 1968
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 71
Roy Walton Peek-A-Boo
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 72
Ray Hyman X-Centric Tear presentation and handling for center tear, additional information on card
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 72
Martin Gardner Psychic Motor
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
paper balancing on needle spins, heat
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 74
Jim Steinmeyer Frozen Confetti
  • Conjuring
confetti becomes restored tissue paper in cup
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 77
Scott Wells What's In It For Me?
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 81
Frank Furkey Southeastern Association of Magicians
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 81
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 89
Finally snow storm photograph
Vol. 8 No. 1 Sep. 1998 111
Stan Allen Pages
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 7
Walter Zaney Blaney, Kevin Spencer Secret Keeping
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 11
Leo Ward Hope?
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 11
Brian McCullagh, Ron Calhoun Street Smart
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 14
Jerry MacGregor Mind Games
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 14
R. Lee Davis Issue of Price
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 14
Victor Kent, Claudette Cole, Ardan James Convention Coverage
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 15
Max Maven Max's Mini-Fixes
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 15
Bill Rosenzweig Highlight
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 15
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 18
Michael Close On the Road Again
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 25
Michael Close (reviewer) The Magic of Jeff McBride by Jeff McBride Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 25
Michael Close (reviewer) The Magic of Jack Carpenter Volumes One and Two by Jack Carpenter Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 26
Michael Close (reviewer) The Sleight of Hand Artistry of Michael Vincent by Michael Vincent Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 26
Michael Close (reviewer) Card College Volume 3 by Roberto Giobbi Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 27
Michael Close (reviewer) Richard Sanders: Close-Up Assassin by Richard Sanders (written by David Acer) Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 27
Michael Close (reviewer) Extra! Extra! Read All About It! by Chris "Doc" Dixon Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 28
Michael Close (reviewer) Be a Street Magician by David Groves Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 28
Peter Pit, John Moehring In His Words: Peter Pit
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 34
David Britland Séance or Spook Show: What's Phenomenal?
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 42
David Charvet Images of an Era photos by Maurice Seymour
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 48
Ryan Oakes (reviewer) Abracadabra Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 54
David Britland David Berglas: International Man of Mystery
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 56
David Britland Balls... David Berglas anecdote
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 60
Mac King Dana, Patrick, Mike, Tina & Mac's Excellent Adventure!
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 64
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out on Ed Marlo doing the Zarrow Shuffle for Racherbaumer
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 71
Gregory Wilson Montelude Ace (money card) changes places with two Queens, climax for monte routine
Inspired byRelated to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 72
Mexican Addition card added to packet that is flipped over with another card
Related to Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 73
Rajneesh Madhok, Alain Nu Business Sense Solomon's effect done with seven business cards
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 73
Tom Gagnon Open Predicament with named card
  • Seated Version
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 74
Martin Gardner The Pulfrich Illusion
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
swinging pendulum swing unexpectedly when viewed through 3d glass lens
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 75
Jim Steinmeyer Fantastic Cords
  • Conjuring
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 77
Scott Wells Updates
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 83
Dick Bowman Rocky Mountain Magic Convention
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 83
Gabe Fajuri Abbott's 61st Annual Magic Get-Together
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 84
David Kaye International Festival of Children's Magicians
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 86
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 89
Finally Gary Gross's magic room photograph
Vol. 8 No. 2 Oct. 1998 109
Stan Allen Q & A
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 11
Eugene Poinc, Artie C. Kidwell You Asked For It
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 15
Gerald W. Marsh, Steve Pullan Psychics & Spooks
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 15
Dick Newton Thanks Luis
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 15
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 20
Ye Olde Spook Fest Eugene Burger
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 21
Mike Caveney Don't Read This!
  • Guest Fable
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 27
Lawrence Hass Directing In-Attention
  • Guest Editorial
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 30
Michael Close Tales From the Road
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 35
Michael Close (reviewer) Magic for Dummies by David Pogue Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 35
Michael Close (reviewer) Protean Card Magic by Paul Gordon Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 36
Michael Close (reviewer) A Pasteboard Odyssey by Armando Gutierrez, Kevin Kelly Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 36
Michael Close (reviewer) It's a Matter of Style by Bob White (written by Jason Womack) Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 36
Stephen Hobbs (reviewer) Very, Very Close Volumes 1-4 by Michael Close Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 36
Michael Close (reviewer) Treasures Volumes 1 and 2 by Alexander de Cova Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 39
Michael Close (reviewer) Draun on Dice by Steve Draun Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 39
Michael Close (reviewer) Dynamic Walkaround Magic by Anthony Owen, Paul Andrews Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 41
Michael Close (reviewer) The Golden Shells by Whit Haydn, Chef Anton Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 41
Mike Caveney Magicopolis: Grand Opening
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 46
Bill McIlhany Things Magical via Cable
  • Magic As Seen On TV (Part 8)
Hocus Pocus, It's Magic
  • Pay To View
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 48
Steve Bryant On The Scene at Malone's on Bill Malone's bar
  • The Rich, The Famous, & Allegedly Endangered
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 54
Richard Cohn All Aboard... magic on Amtrak train
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 60
Charles E. Taylor The Best Show... I Ever Saw Dante's Sim-Sala-Bim
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 62
Mark Levy The Surrealist's Magician on Jeff Sheridan
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 66
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 77
Henry Christ Card Clairvoyancy location, optional repeat
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 78
Gregory Wilson Florida Keys routine with key ring and keys on it that penetrate off and on
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 78
Tom Frame Off-Color Sandwich four odd-backed cards are supposed to find a signed selection, instead they are the matching four-of-a-kind with one of them being the signed selection
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 80
Sylvain Mirouf Pianoforte! named instruments are written on white strips of paper, they are laid out and with black strips a piano is formed, one strip chosen with PATEO force, it is also piano
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 82
Martin Gardner Swinging Cups
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
two hanging and swinging coffee mugs behave unexpectedly with one starting the swinging when the other one stops
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 83
Jim Steinmeyer, Bill Taylor Houdini's Grandmother
  • Conjuring
close-up version of Grandmother's Necklace
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 85
Scott Wells Three For Early Autumn
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 95
Elizabeth Warlock British Ring Convention (62nd)
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 95
Lee Marelli Magic in the Rockies
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 97
Scott Wells Texas Association of Magicians
Related to Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 97
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 103
Finally young Orson Welles photograph
Vol. 8 No. 3 Nov. 1998 130
Stan Allen Information
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 7
Jeff Smith New Look
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 11
Walter Zaney Blaney Berglas
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 11
Rick Bruce, Jeff Hill Unmasked
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 11
Donald Desfor Left Out?
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 11
Inside Magic
  • Take Five
  • Houdini Appears At Séance
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 16
Val Valentino, Stan Allen In His Words: Valentino the Masked Magician
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 24
Michael Close Tales From the Road (II)
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 31
Michael Close (reviewer) The Direct Link by John Anders Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Bar Code by Eric A. Maurin Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 32
John Moehring (reviewer) Mandrake Incomparable by Sheldon O'ConnellRelated to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 32
John Moehring (reviewer) The Milbourne Christopher Library - II by Milbourne Christopher (written by Maurine Christopher, George Hansen) Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Cone-Tact by Aldo ColombiniRelated to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 33
Michael Close (reviewer) he Incredible Floating Pen by Patrick Snowden Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Pow! by Martin Kaplan, Pepe Monfort Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 34
John Moehring (reviewer) Chung Ling Soo's Mechanists: They Stayed Behind by Chung Ling Soo (written by Brian McCullagh, Dr. J. Ernest Aldred) Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 34
Michael Close (reviewer) I Spell Magic F-U-N by Dick Stoner Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 34
Michael Close (reviewer) More I Spell Magic F-U-N by Dick Stoner Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Sign of the Times by Jim Sisti Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 36
Michael Close (reviewer) The Ultimate Snowstorm Set by Larry Maples Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 36
Michael Close (reviewer) Spin the Bottle by Ariel Frailich Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 36
Michael Close (reviewer) The Golden Rule of Schmoozing by Aye Jaye
- It's Not Magic But...
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 36
Magical Greetings pictures of magical themed postcards
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 46
Bill McIlhany Paul Daniels: Magician As National Figure
  • Magic As Seen On TV (Part 9)
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 48
Bill McIlhany Paul's Mega-Tricks on Paul Daniels
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 51
John Moehring Houdini movie starring Johnathon Schaech
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 54
Jon Racherbaumer Coastal Transformations
  • Coastal Attractions
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 58
Edwin A. Dawes Faust: Master Of Illusion
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 62
Jim Spencer (reviewer) It's Magic! together with Shirley Lorraine Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 66
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out on crediting
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 79
Joshua Jay Stuffing Change coin stuffed in fist, then changes
Related to Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 80
Doug Canning Whisper Will spectator thinks of card in twelve-card packet at a known position/hour, card is divined
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 81
Aaron Fisher Aaron's Rod hot rod finesse
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 82
Tony Brent Small Flurries some cards are fanned over packet in other hand which changes into confetti
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 83
Jason Alford After-Burner! variation of the Tom Ellis/Wesley James Loading move sequence, for Michael Weber credit correction see "Attribution Retribution"
Related toVariations Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 85
Martin Gardner The Revolving Circle
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
circle on spinning top
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 86
Scott Wells Calendar Remarks
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 91
Tony Brook Magicvalongo '98
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 91
Peter Petrashek NYCAN (New York/Canada) Convention
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 91
Brent Allan The Workshop '98
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 92
Craig R. Dickson Tannen's 36th Magic Jubilee
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 97
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 101
John Moehring Jay Marshall About His Love Life
  • 50 Years Ago...
Related to
  • Sphinx, Dec. 1948
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 128
Finally photograph of Houdini's pyjama pocket
Vol. 8 No. 4 Dec. 1998 131
Stan Allen From the Editor
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 7
Mary Dante Glazier Dante's Daughter
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 11
Dixie Dooley It's Official
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 11
Ed Solomon Umbrage
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 11
Matthew T. Scherer, Victor Gorodinsky WGM5
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 14
Gary Summers, Hank Lee That Seat's Taken
  • Letters
on Peter Pit's Martinka Chairs
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 14
Tom Cutts Dealer Ad Disputes
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 14
Dave Baram, David Smith, Matt Vizio, David Owen, Bill Harris, John Moran Unbelievable Interview
  • Letters
on the Masked Magician
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 14
Houdini Movie
  • Letters
by "Weiss"
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 14
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 16
Stan Allen In Their Words: World Alliance of Magicians
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 24
Michael Close How Far To Ithaca?
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Five Times Five Scotland by Peter Duffie Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) The Book by Thomas Fraps, Helge Thun, Jörg Willich Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Birthday Magician's Handbook by Dave Fiscus Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Komedy Kid-Show Kassettes by David Ginn, Samuel Patrick Smith, Steve Taylor Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Card Stunts by Gregory Wilson Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) The Watch Steal Video by Charles Bach, Chappy Brazil Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Tim Wright's Zombie by Tim Wright Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Manacles of the World by T. L. Gross Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Full Circle Mystic Magic Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Greatest Magic Royale Productions Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) MIB: Magicians in Black Royale Productions Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Animental by Danny Archer Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Lucky Lotto by Danny Archer Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Coins! by Michael Lair Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 34
Michael Close It's Not Magic, But... tips for going on a lecture tour
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 35
Arthur "Milo" Brandon Milo & Roger: Excerpts from A Magical Life
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 42
Bill McIlhany The Local Scene
  • Magic As Seen On TV (Part 10)
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 46
Martin Ebon Hanussen's Deadly Hubris
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 52
Magic: The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Professor Hoffmann (1839-1919)
  • Siegfried & Roy
  • Jay Marshall
  • A.C. Gilbert (1884-1961)
  • Slydini (1901-1991)
  • Harry Houdini (1874-1926)
  • Mark Wilson
  • Erdnase
  • P. T. Selbit (1879-1938)
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 58
Domenico Conticchio (reviewer) Royal Magic Show Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 64
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 77
Alain Nu, Alan "Ace" Greenberg Nu-Greenberg Hold-Out coin transfer in other hand with ditch under watch
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 78
Bob Miller The Wizard Goes Cellular card chosen, performer's phone rings and person at other end names selection
Related to Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 80
Tony Kardyro, Joe Berg, Tony Slydini Repeat Remote-Viewing card selected behind performer's back, performer names it, repeated twice
  • Phase Two (card palmed out)
  • Phase Three (corner torn off)
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 80
Paul Green Copper-Copper-Silver
Inspired by
  • "Duo Change" (Fred Lowe)
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 82
Edward Marlo Stacking Attack Kings openly stacked, Tens and Aces end up also, faro and overhand stacking, correction from reference
Related toAlso published here Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 83
Edward Marlo Lessinout Stack
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 83
Edward Marlo Triple Faro Control openly controlling Aces while secretly controlling two more sets of four-of-a-kinds
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 84
Martin Gardner Dice Catch
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
bet of getting two dice held at side of glass into glass
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 84
Mark Aspiazu Discrepant Hop card put in center comes back to top
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 85
Bob Farmer Tuesday Night With Ahab, Einstein, And The Queen Of Halloween
  • Flim-Flam
mnemonic system for playing cards, with scam in which top cards are remembered before playing high-card type game
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 87
Scott Wells Calling All Conventions
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 93
Craig R. Dickson Bob Little's Super Sunday
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 93
Ken Scott Atlanta Harvest of Magic
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 93
Richard Cohn New England Magic Collectors Association
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 94
Brittany Malatesta The Gathering
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 95
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 101
Charlie Miller Max Malini: One Of The Funniest Fellows I Have Ever Seen
  • 63 Years Ago...
letter from Miller about Malini to Faucett Ross
Related toAlso published here Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 128
Finally photograph with various magicians in Paris's Crazy Horse
Vol. 8 No. 5 Jan. 1999 130
Stan Allen A Little Seasoning
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 7
Sam Farber Balls
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 11
Jim Sullivan, Stan Allen Doesn't Add Up
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 11
Scott Wells TAOM Memories
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 11
Paul Green As Seen On TV
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 11
Lon Mandrake Opinion
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 14
Craig Karges, John LeBlanc, Kevin McCabe, Tommy Nugent Val/WAM Interviews
  • Letters
on the Masked Magician
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 14
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 16
Fred Wood, John Moehring In His Words: Fred Wood
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 24
Michael Close Marketplace
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Art & Artifice by Jim SteinmeyerRelated to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) The Complete Guide to Restaurant and Walk-Around Magic by Kirk Charles Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 32
Brian McCullagh (reviewer) Stodare the Enigma Variations by Edwin A. Dawes Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Top Secrets by Terri Rogers Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Psychological Subtleties by Steve "Banachek" Shaw Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Martin Gardner's Table Magic by Martin Gardner Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Tricks & Twists by Andre Kole, Jerry MacGregor Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 36
Michael Close (reviewer) Hockmann, The Great Exposes Himself! by Milt Larsen Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 36
Michael Close (reviewer) Expert Coin Magic Made Easy, Three Volumes by David Roth
Vol. 7, 8 & 9
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 36
Michael Close (reviewer) Side Effect by Guy Bavli Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 37
Michael Close (reviewer) Pop Pop Poof! by David Garrard Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 37
Bill McIlhany John Fisher: England's Producer Extraordinaire
  • Magic As Seen On TV (Part 11)
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 46
Cesareo Pelaez The Best Show... I Ever Saw Fu Manchu show
  • David Bamberg as Fu Manchu
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 52
Jon Racherbaumer David Blaine: Magic Man
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 56
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Richiardi Jr. (1923-1985)
  • Walter B. Gibson (1897-1985)
  • Ricky Jay
  • T. Nelson Downs (1869-1938)
  • Alex Elmsley
  • Robert Harbin (1908-1978)
  • Marvyn Roy
  • Dunninger (1892-1975)
  • U. F. Grant (1901-1978)
  • Howard Thurston (1879-1938)
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 60
Carol Spindel Curious Treasures
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 66
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out on improvisation
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 79
Sylvain Mirouf Two-To-One Link center strands of two bands between the first and fourth fingers are linked à la Harlan, then one vanishes
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 80
Jason Alford Twixter Jacks turn over one by one then cleanly change to Tens
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 83
Jon Racherbaumer Errata-Ta-Tat corrections
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 83
Jon Racherbaumer Attribution Retribution credit correction
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 83
Jon LeClair Slop Ace Production four Aces end up reversed at different positions in slop shuffle triumph
  • Broken-Up Slop Shuffle
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 84
Paul Green Pygmy Paddle paddle on which can be written is used for paddle trick
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 85
John Suardini Imagine This all cards are blank as climax
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 86
Martin Gardner Apparition
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
after-picture after staring at an image
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 87
John Suardini Imagine This Follow-Up Mindreader's Dream procedure with blank deck, then blank card presented as thought-of card (gag), rest of deck has changed to normal with thought-of card missing
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 88
Jim Steinmeyer The Doll And The Doll's House
  • Conjuring
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 89
Bob Farmer, Robin W. Dawes Con Quistador, Part I
  • Flim-Flam
proposition game with Ace, Two, Three and seven picture cards
Variations Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 92
Scott Wells No Flashing, Please
  • Conventions
Related to Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 99
Elizabeth Warlock Ron & Martin's International Magic Convention
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 99
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 105
Theo "Okito" Bamberg As We Say In This Country A Knock-Out
  • 100 Years Ago...
letter to John Mulholland
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 128
Finally draft of David Blaine cover for June 1997 that did not happen
Vol. 8 No. 6 Feb. 1999 131
Stan Allen By The Numbers
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 7
David Avadon Next Time
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 11
Maviro Chilliwack Fu Manchu
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 11
Kevin L. Heller Chavez
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 11
David Corsaro Blaine Watch
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 11
Eugene Poinc Decision Time
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 14
Derek Renfro Stick by the Oath
  • Letters
on exposure
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 14
Bill Wisch Education?
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 14
Jeff Hill, Kevin Spencer Val Who?
  • Letters
on the Masked Magician
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 14
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 16
William Goldman The Secret of My Success
  • Guest Editorial
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 27
Michael Close Beautiful Anguish
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 29
Michael Close (reviewer) The Mysteries of My Life by René Lavand (written by Richard Kaufman) Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Cyclops by Bob Farmer Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 30
Michael Close (reviewer) The Money Maker Machine Manual by Algonquin McDuff Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 30
Michael Close (reviewer) Murphy's Chest Bazar de Magia Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 30
Michael Close (reviewer) The Pro-Folio by Andy Nyman Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) The Psycho-Kinetic Pen Grand Illusions Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) The Little Green Lecture Notes by Pit Hartling Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) The Little Green Lecture Video by Pit Hartling Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Sylvester Pitch 98 by Dan Sylvester Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Automatic Thimbles Creative Enterprises Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Magic Squares by Mark S. Farrar Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Electronic Wizardry by Dr. Tom N. Todd Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Silk Dream by Werner "Werry" Geissler Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) The Big Picture by Woody Pittman Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) The Eye Deceived, the Ear Amused, and the Mind Astonished! by Gary Hunt Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Bound Ambition by Alan Geddes Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 35
Michael Close "Cone-Tact" Clarification
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 35
Chuck Romano House of Cards: The Life & Magic of Paul Rosini excerpts from the book
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 42
Rolando H. Santos The Why Grid
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 46
Mike Caveney The Majestix
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 50
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • René Levand
  • Harlan Tarbell (1890-1960)
  • Lance Burton
  • Eddie Turlock
  • Ed Marlo (1913-1991)
  • Annemann (1907-1942)
  • Ben Chavez (1901-1962
  • Jim Steinmeyer
  • William W. Larsen (1904-1953)
  • Bill Larsen Jr. (1928-1993)
  • Milt Larsen
  • Doug Henning
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 54
Stephen Minch (reviewer) Teatro ZinZanni: Theater of Trust Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 60
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out Ed Marlo and Nate Leipzig anecdote
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 71
Sylvain Mirouf Domino Rise deck ribbon-spread on table and turned over, card rises out perpendicular, elastic loop, credit information
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 72
Giovanni Livera Presto Digitation ring finger is torn off and restored, finger ring drops off
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 74
Tom Frame Forensic Evidence spectator puts thumbprint on selection and buries it in packet, magician identifies card, spectator handles selecting process and losing of card while magician’s back is turned
Variations Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 75
Tom Bowyer One-Way Reversal see section "Attribution"
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 76
Alexander de Cova Boxed Transport signed card from deck to case between Aces, spectator handles double facer
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 77
Under Cellophan Holdout
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 77
Jim Steinmeyer The Hypnotized Stack
  • Conjuring
deck is screwed together at one corner into a block, spectator names any number for the Ace of Hearts and it is found at that position
Related to Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 79
Jim Steinmeyer The Trilby Deck deck shuffled face-up/face-down and spread on the table, spectator chooses a face up and a face down card, in another deck a single face-down card matches one selection, and the other selection has a large X on its back
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 80
Bill Taylor The Shuffled Prediction deck shuffled, spectator chooses a pair of cards and then one of them, it is predicted
Related toVariations Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 81
Martin Gardner Tabletops Illusion
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
classic optical illusion
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 81
Bob Farmer, Robin W. Dawes Con Quistador, Part II
  • Flim-Flam
proposition game with Ace, Two, Three and seven picture cards
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 83
Scott Wells Onward
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 85
Tim Sonefelt South Carolina Association of Magicians
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 85
Dal Sanders The Professional Performer's Workshop IV
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 85
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 89
Finally old convention photographs
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 114
The 1999 Spring Convention Guide
Vol. 8 No. 7 Mar. 1999 115
Stan Allen Opinions
  • From the Editor
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 7
Richard Hatch Lavand
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 11
Daniel Bull, Stan Allen Right to Write
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 11
Leland Faulkner Steel McKaye
  • Letters
Steel MacKaye
Related to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 11
Dan Stapleton, Artie C. Kidwell Death Coaster
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 14
Jerry Martin, Clyde D. Nimal Century Slips
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 14
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 16
Michael Close Born Backwards
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 27
Michael Close (reviewer) Milo & Roger by Arthur "Milo" Brandon Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 27
Michael Close (reviewer) The Comedy Magic of Rich Marotta, Volumes 1-3 by Rich MarottaRelated to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 28
Michael Close (reviewer) Wonder Words Volume 3 by Kenton Knepper Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Card Magic for Amateurs and Professionals by Bill SimonRelated to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 29
John Moehring (reviewer) The Yankee Magic Collectors #8 by Bob Schoof, Ed Hill Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Mathemagics by Arthur Benjamin, Michael Bryant Shermer Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Crazy Dominoes by Marcelo Contento Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Dan Ford's Rubber Chicken Egg by Dan Ford Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) Deadlock by Patrick Reymond Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 32
Michael Close (reviewer) All Thumbs Lea P. Magic Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) Origami Update on new origami books Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 33
Michael Close (reviewer) It's Not Magic, But... "Story" by Dr. Robert McKee Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 33
Stan Timm, Mardi Timm The Big Book of Johnson Smith & Company
Related to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 42
David Britland Chan Canasta: A Remarkable Man
  • Yank TV Shots
Related toAlso published here Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 46
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Al Baker (1974-1951)
  • Uri Geller
  • Michael Ammar
  • Servais LeRoy (1865-1953)
  • Billy McComb
  • Horace Goldin (1874-1939)
  • Channing Pollock
  • Dariel Fitzkee (1898-1977)
  • Don Wayne
  • John Northern Hilliard (1872-1935)
  • Harry Blackstone Sr. (1885-1965)
  • Harry Blackstone Jr. (1934-1997)
Related to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 52
David Charvet Creating Fair Market Value... Farmyard Frolics
Related to Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 58
John Moehring Lance Burton: Top Secret
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 62
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 69
Michael Rubinstein Retention Open-Palm Steal coin starts out on palm and is stolen with other hand during closing
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 70
Joshua Jay Knuckle-Sandwich Aces two cards lost in deck, four Aces suddenly appear face up in deck and sandwiches both cards (no moves)
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 71
Marcelo Contento She Loves Me Not card chosen and lost in chosen number of cards, packet divided in two and one card torn up and put in both halves, two spectators do down-under-deal and end up with the two torn halves
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 72
Diamond Jim Tyler The Gunslinger cowboy figure drawn on selected card, it is bent so it stands upright on the table, performer mimes shooting on it and the card falls over and has a bullet hole
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 73
The Vortex Move standing card topples over, air pressure by moving hand
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 73
Jon LeClair Open Sesame Matchbox
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 74
Ben Salinas True Love spectator signs card and puts hand on it, another spectator does down-under deal with packet and ends up with signed selection, card under hand is blank
  • Racherbaumer Sidebar (avoiding top change)
Inspired by
  • "She Loves Me..." (Robert Neale, Genii, Feb.1994)
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 76
Martin Gardner Three Balls High
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
height of cylinder that contains three tennis balls is less than the circumference of one ball
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 76
Jim Steinmeyer The Video Mix
  • Conjuring
two video cassettes penetrate each other
Inspired by
  • Karl Germain's Block Effect
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 77
Bob Farmer Con Fiscation
  • Flim-Flam
royal flush put on table in a row, four cards from shuffled deck placed on each to make a poker hand, proposition bet which hand will be the winning hand
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 81
Scott Wells Two For The Show
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 83
Joshua Jay 68th Columbus Magi-Fest
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 83
Tom Vorjohan T & Jam '99
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 84
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 93
Johnny Thompson Lodar Was A Thief
  • 34 Years Ago...
Ricky Dunn anecdote
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 120
Finally Peter Pit young photograph
Vol. 8 No. 8 Apr. 1999 122
Stan Allen Tick, Tick
  • From the Editor
Variations Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 7
Kevin King Canasta
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 11
David Regal Almost
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 11
Robert Orben No Ghost
  • Letters
on Bill Simon
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 11
Joe Teeples Show Pros
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 11
Don Camp, Rolando H. Santos Helpful Piece
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 11
Max Maven Fitzkee
  • Letters
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 14
Erik Orre, Archie Wade International Cover-Ups
  • Letters
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 14
Inside Magic
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 16
Dangerous II To Air
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 17
Jinger Leigh, Tina Lenert In Her Words: Jinger Leigh
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 22
Michael Close Shadows With Shears
  • Marketplace
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Vernon Revelations: The Video Series by Dai Vernon Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 29
Michael Close (reviewer) Daryl's Ambitious Card Video by Daryl Martinez Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 30
Michael Close (reviewer) The Golden Shells Video by Bob Kohler Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Powerful Impromptu Card Magic by Paul GordonRelated to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 31
Michael Close (reviewer) Behind the Seams by Tony Clark Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Houdini Chip Taylor Communications documentary Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Ron Bauer's Private Series, Number 10 - Charlie Miler's Left Handed Hank by Charlie Miller (written by Ron Bauer) Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Ron Bauer's Private Series, Number 11 - Ron Bauer's Mechanical Deck by Ron Bauer Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Ron Bauer's Private Series, Number 12 - Paul Chosse's Bar Bill Stunt by Paul Chosse (written by Ron Bauer) Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) The Koornwinder Kar by Dick Koornwinder Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Mogar's Miracle Knife Routine by Joe Mogar Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 34
Michael Close (reviewer) Strange Feats & Clever Turns by Charlie Holland Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 35
John Moehring (reviewer) Non Plus Ultra Vol. 1 by Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser (written by "Magic" Christian Stelzel)
- It's Not in English, But...
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 35
Jon Racherbaumer Chad Long: Catcher In The Why
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 44
Chad Long Shot In The Dark "A Chad Long Trick With a Catch"
card shot out of shower of cards with toy pistol
Also published here Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 48
John Moehring Buried And Not Forgotten on David Blaine's stunt
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 50
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Fred Kaps (1926-1980)
  • Guy Jarrett (1881-1972)
  • Jeff McBride
  • Gary Ouellet
  • J.B. Bobo (1910-1996)
  • John Scarne (1903-1985)
  • Bob Lund (1925-1995)
  • Harry Lorayne
  • Will Goldston (1878-1948)
  • Okito - Tobias "Theo." Bamberg (1875-1963)
  • Fu Manchu - David Bamberg (1904-1974)
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 52
Mike Caveney (reviewer) Carnival of Winders by Mark Kalin, Jinger Leigh, Jeff Hobson Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 59
Charles Reynolds, Regina Reynolds The Last Poster In The Book
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 62
Jon Racherbaumer Inside Out
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 69
Jim Fish Light-Hearted Attraction card floats up on performer's hand and back down, strip on card, similar to dollar bill levitation
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 70
Don May Flummoxing Find peek challenge location, fourth finger nail makes mark on face at break
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 71
Giampaolo Zelli Black-and-White in Color black and white camera film roll changes into color film roll
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 72
Jim Steinmeyer Sventalism And Other Svengali Effects
  • Conjuring
additions and corrections for the referenced effects
Related to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 74
Norman Gilbreath The Bellweather do-as-I-do type procedure in which spectator and performer both shuffle a deck and deal it in pairs, then select one of the two cards, they match
Inspired by Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 75
Max Maven Sventalism two cards chosen with medium out of the room, medium then divines them, marked Svengali deck
Inspired byRelated to Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 75
Martin Gardner Zero Gravity
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
water doesn't run out of holes in a bottle if the bottle falls
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 75
Bob Farmer, Robin W. Dawes Y2 Kon
  • Flim-Flam
moving bills on calendar, whoever lands on Dec. 31, 1999, wins
Variations Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 76
Scott Wells Sound Familiar?
  • Conventions
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 81
Elizabeth Warlock Blackpool Magicians' Club 47th Annual Convention
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 81
Jack White World Magic Seminar
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 82
Jon Racherbaumer The Second Deal Convention
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 84
Tom Vorjohan 25th Winter Carnival of Magic
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 84
Who's Where
Vol. 8 No. 9 May 1999 89