117 entries in Mental Magic / Effects / Design Duplication
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Gedankenübertragung - 3. Methode medium blindfolded with black hood, medium draws picture of chosen object, draws chosen landscape, draws chosen playing cards and coin
Related to Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 137
Al Baker Undercover drawing duplication, mirror (!)
1935 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 105
Theodore Annemann Extra-Sensory Perception design duplication with stacked picture cards, see page 99 for improvement by Annemann
Related toAlso published here 1935 The Jinx (Issue 10) 52
Theodore Annemann Telepathy Plus written question and name are divined ends with a picture duplication
Related to 1935 Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 13
Wm. Hewitt, Theodore Annemann 30th Century Television with gimmicked block, mirror
1935 Mental Bargain Effects 10
Theodore Annemann Notaria chosen card and diagram are divined/duplicated, forcing deck, center tear
Related toAlso published here 1936 The Jinx (Issue 27) 165
Robert Parrish Slate Psychics chosen card predicted on slate, then design duplication, using slate nail writer
Related to 1937 You'd be Surprised 20
Theodore Annemann Word, Number and Picture Divination medium divines word, number and duplicates a drawing
Related to 1937 "En Rapport" 13
William H. McCaffrey Geomancy drawn design is duplicated, carbon
1938 Greater Magic 891
Charles T. Jordan, Theodore Annemann Telethot also "Telethought", design duplication with medium, eight slips of paper, Jordan's Yogi Force
Related toAlso published here 1939 The Jinx (Issue 52) 361
Robert Parrish Picture Projection slate as mirror
VariationsAlso published here 1939 Do That Again! 19
Charles T. Jordan, Theodore Annemann Telethot design duplication with medium, eight slips of paper, Jordan's Yogi Force
Also published here 1944 Practical Mental Effects 109
Theodore Annemann Extra-Sensory Perception design duplication with stacked picture cards
Also published here 1944 Practical Mental Effects 177
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker, Dr. Jacob Daley Notaria chosen card and diagram are divined/duplicated, forcing deck, center tear
Also published here 1944 Practical Mental Effects 179
Fredric Kolb Dead Name Duplication name is written on a card and sealed in an envelope, performer does the same, and they match
Also published here 1945 Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 10
Unknown Telepathic Pictures design duplication, carbon paper
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 216
Harvey P. Graham Slate Plate slate effects using a dinner plate, brief explanation of a living and dead routine, appearance of a writing and a design duplication
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 109) 438
R. M. Jamison Specks in Specs glasses of spectator as mirror, drawing on slate duplicated, or bottom card of deck known after spectator's shuffle
Jan. 1946 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 8) 185
Bob Somerfeld Thumb Fun duplication of letters, drawing and figures, with slates
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 7
George B. Anderson The Mental Artist carbon clipboard, six people
1949 It Must Be Mindreading 34
Felix Korim Drawing Duplication as Publicity Stunt drawing sealed in block of cement on display until performance, impression clip board
Mar. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 4
C. E. Young CYESP design duplication and design at named number, design / picture stack
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 32
Al Baker The Telepathic Miracle design or word duplication by medium
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 419
Bob Somerfeld Divine! drawing is sealed in two envelopes and held by spectator, drawing duplication, peek
1951 Mind Reader's Digest 4
Ormond McGill Telepathic Drawing drawing duplication on slates
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 11
Robert Parrish The No Gimmick Slate Gimmick slate as mirror
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954) 32
Robert Parrish Telepathic Drawings design duplication with slates, wet slate as mirror
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 195
Gene "Phantini" Grant A Miracle Mental Routine messages in envelopes reading routine, drawing duplication as climax, blindfolded
1955 Phantini's Lost Book of Mental Secrets 1
Gene "Phantini" Grant Miracle Design Duplication with slates
1955 Phantini's Lost Book of Mental Secrets 13
Gene "Phantini" Grant Facsimile close-up method for drawing duplication
1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 9
Fredric Kolb Dead Name Duplikation name is written on a card and sealed in an envelope, performer does the same, and they match
Also published here 1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 6) 882
Len Belcher Radiopathy writing duplication on slates by medium, slates in bags
1960 Magic of the Mind 62
Dr. William Weyeneth Die mysteriöse Streichholzschachtel shiner in matchbox, picture duplication and card divination
1960 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 21 No. 3) 940
Don Tanner Design Duplication using symbol cards and a card box
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 52
George B. Anderson Duplicating a Drawing frames with cardboard
1968 You, Too, Can Read Minds 29
William P. Miesel Duplicate Copy carbon paper in book
1971 Magick (Issue 30) 149
James G. Thompson Jr. Mentalism by Design one of nine designs chosen, performer duplicates it, same designs in different orientations
Related to Winter 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio) 501
Paul Siegel Insight Hindsight drawing duplication, paper covered with book
1972 Doorway to Delusion 33
V. Robert Allen Flight Pattern symbol duplication, business card wrapped in handkerchief
1972 Magick (Issue 54) 269
Karl Fulves Remembrance Of Things Past ESP signs design duplication with gaffed peek slate and paramnesia presentation, see also p. 690 for comment
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 683
North Bigbee ESPix with Jumbo ESP cards, back to back symbol duplication
1973 Magick (Issue 90) 448
Al Mann Instant Mindreader
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 744
Robert Parrish Picture ESP slate as mirror
Also published here Summer 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9th Folio) 770
Bascom Jones Mirror Image! several symbols drawn and sealed in envelopes, one is chosen and symbol duplicated by performer
1974 Magick (Issue 105) 521
Arthur Hill Numbers Up deck of number cards, design duplication on two cards, mirror in lap
Mar. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 5) 872
Roy Miller Psy-Clops several drawings in envelopes, one is chosen and duplicated
1975 Magick (Issue 127) 633
Al Mann The Telepathic Artist design divination of five people, with slate, flap
1976 Master Slate Secrets — Part I 23
B.C. Milnov Design Duplication triangle in circle
1976 Magick (Issue 161) 801
Joseph Dunninger, Burling Hull Dunninger's "Television" spectator makes simple geometric drawing, performer duplicates it, three versions
  • Method 1. With Cards (shiny reflective card)
  • Method 2. With Note-Book (reflector card inside notebook)
  • Method 3. With Bare Hands (mirror/reflector on back of hand)
1976 The Amazing World of Mentalism 28
Philip T. Goldstein Vision Version design duplication with stacked picture cards, last one is predicted
Related to 1977 The Red Book of Mentalism 14
Philip T. Goldstein Combo performer divines a shape and a card
1977 The Green Book of Mentalism 7
Chip Cotton Sight Unseen! bluff design duplication
1977 Magick (Issue 192) 959
Richard Lyn Psi-Card prediction with symbol cards, Himber wallet
1978 Magick (Issue 197) 981
Frederick M. Shields Stratagem design duplication, glimpsing the design with the aid of a stationary box for blank cards
1978 Magick (Issue 214) 1068
Jeff Busby Chrom-a-mental using "Mental Pictoria" deck, design dupliction
1978 Magick (Issue 215) 1073
Neal Rider Clairvoyant several spectator draw something on a slip, one is selected and duplicated by performer
1978 Magick (Issue 221) 1103
Lee Noble Hind-Sight special pair of glasses, mirror
1979 Magick (Issue 226) 1128
Cicardi Challenge of Chance design prediction, probability method
Related to
  • Phil Smith's "Real Deal" in "Mitox" p. 79.
1979 Magick (Issue 244) 1217
Larry Becker Carayola Caper color and symbol
Also published here
  • Edward Hutchison's routine in "Psychological Mysteries", 1977.
1979 The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 136
Robert Parrish Picture ESP No. 54, slate as mirror
Also published here 1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 87
Harry Seagal The Image Maker design duplication with a crystal ball, mirror
1980 Magick (Issue 251) 1251
Karroll Priest Midnight Madness design duplication, with optical illusion disc, mirror
1980 Magick (Issue 272) 1357
Basil Horwitz Challenge Design any symbol on blank card is copied
Also published here 1981 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz 38
Jonathan Yarbrough Touch of Class design duplication, case for business cards as shiner
1981 Magick (Issue 274) 1368
Gordon Hoener Split Image wide angle mirror as shiner, design duplication
1981 Magick (Issue 292) 1458
Al Mann Camera Obscura seeing through the wall theme, design duplication, singing blackboard, limited choice
Related to
  • "Singing Blackboard" in Amazing Maurice's "Mentalistrix Encore" 1969
1982 Through a Wall, Mistily! 9
Al Mann The RMS Principal RMS (Reversed Magic Slate), see through impression device, picture duplication without touching the clipboard
1982 Cero-Mentics 3
Al Mann The Gemini Slate design duplication slate, impression device for design duplications, dated to 1968
1982 Cero-Mentics 5
Henry H. Fields Century 300 handling for center tear for design duplication
1982 Magick (Issue 300) 1497
Bob Haines Design Dubli-kits spectator draws design in other room and can chose color, before the show
Jan. 1983 Magick (Issue 313) 1563
Tieneblas Design Like cards with different designs, chosen one is duplicated
Dec. 1983 Magick (Issue 326) 1628
Karl Fulves The Ultra Mind No. 92, words on business card, spectator takes one of ten business cards and remembers word on it, divined, memory
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 120
Dr. Lawrence Weinstein Media Delight pre-show for TV, using picture cards
Feb. 1984 Magick (Issue 328) 1639
Gene Nielsen Design Duplication design chosen from business cards in zip loc bag, performer divines it on large board
1985 The Bag Book 5
Al Mann A Design Duplication Method design cards in envelopes, transparent
1986 Double Incidence 6
Philip T. Goldstein Huplication
1989 Fifth 10
Basil Horwitz Symbol-Übertragung any symbol on blank card is copied
Also published here June 1991 Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 2) 73
Karl Fulves White Out spectator type something in typewriter without typing ribbon, duplicated by performer
1992 Typecast 98
Larry Becker Sneak Thief pseudo psychometry with drawings, last drawing is duplicated
Related toVariations 1992 Stunners! 65
Dan Tong Prediction dual reality, apparently spectator drew picture at home, using Larry White's Get The Picture envelope
1992 Stunners! 87
Larry Becker Midnight Miracle design duplication, stealing billet from envelope
1992 Stunners! 121
Larry Becker Transparen-See using Himber wallet / Becker Blockbuster wallet
  • Pre-Show Variation
1992 Stunners! 409
Alexander de Cova Design Duplikation
Also published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 45
Alexander de Cova Design Duplikation
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 14
Daniel Terelmes Synaptic Symbols spectators name objects which are drawn on business cards, chosen one is duplicated, see p. 24 for credits
1994 Syzygy (Vol. 1 No. 4) 13
John Riggs Design Deception design drawn on blank card is shuffled among other cards, card is found and design duplicated
1995 The Magic of John Riggs 60
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann Gezeichnete Gedanken bold and clever design duplication, different colored pens and an easy drawing are divined
1995 Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 16
Ken Grady Domestic Deception picture duplication, clock is chosen and also time matches
1995 Syzygy (Vol. 1 No. 14) 62
Alain Nu Double Delight drawing on business card and Dollar bill are placed inside Bendix Bombshell wallet, drawing and serial number are divined
1996 Syzygy (Vol. 3 No. 2) 183
Richard Osterlind Test Conditions Design Duplication
1999 Dynamic Mysteries 94
Jas Jakutsch JaJa Quadruple Test multiple billet reading, ends with a design duplication
1999 Completely Mental — Vol. 1 21
Jas Jakutsch The QuinBillet Test" AKA "A Kick to the One-A... Head" five billet routine, picture duplication, ends with Telephone Drama
Related to 1999 Completely Mental — Vol. 2 20
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy It's a Draw ESP sign duplication
1999 Entertaining ESP 12
Barrie Richardson Double-sided Thought Transmission word and drawing put in two envelopes, performer divines both
Also published here
  • Club 71, Autumn 1995
1999 Theater of the Mind 248
David Ben Thought Duplication blindfolded
May 2002 Genii (Vol. 65 No. 5) 69
Al Baker Thought Transcription several designs on billets, designs are duplicated, thumb tip
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 585
David Ben Design Duplication performer draws thought-of symbols, using stooge
2003 Tricks 125
Karl Fulves Fax Finding "Problems"
design duplication via fax, posed as a problem
2004 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 379
Jay Sankey Drew as I Drew two scribblings made with pen on business cards without looking match
Inspired by 2004 Sankey Unleashed 131
Yaniv Deautsch The Wizard Is Dead during phone call a person is asked to draw something, drawing is divined over phone
  • Setting The Stage: Spell and Spiel
  • How to get the most out of the routine - additional ideas
  • The Answer You Have Been Looking For
  • The Psychological Atmosphere
2004 The Wizard Is Dead 6
Barrie Richardson The Double Billet glimpsing method for folded billet with information written in special places, audience is not aware of what is asked for on billet
VariationsAlso published here
  • Club 71, July 2003
2005 Act Two 275
Tom Stone Sentient Sand design drawn in sand is duplicated
Also published here July 2010 Genii (Vol. 73 No. 7) 65
Tom Stone Sentient Sand design drawn in sand is duplicated
Also published here 2011 Maelstrom 87
Michael Weber (with your) Back to the Drawing Boards using three spectators
2011 Back to the Drawing Boards V 2.0 1
Patrik Kuffs Drawing a Blank
  • Mind Stunts
spectator makes drawing with marker that is not working is predicted
Feb. 2011 Genii (Vol. 74 No. 2) 93
Unknown A First Chinese Magic Trick I Ching trigrams can predict the Chinese character chosen by spectator, kind of design duplication
Variations 2012 Magical Mathematics 128
Bill Abbott The HoySi Incident "I have performed this twice."
  • Part One: several cards chosen and pocketed, then divined
  • Part Two: word on designated page number in several magazines remembered and divined, with design duplication
2012 House Party Magic! 15
David Britland Rorschach Revelations
  • Cardopolis
Rorschach images chosen from several cards with them are duplicated
Inspired by
  • Chandu's Psychoanalysis
Sep. 2012 Genii (Vol. 75 No. 9) 36
Robert Cassidy The Universal Billet prediction of a drawing, common pictures as index
2013 The Artful Mentalism of Bob Cassidy — Volume 2: Fundamentals 256
John Lovick Chic Thief pseudo psychometry with drawings
Inspired by 2016 The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 83
Steven Shiu Close-Up Design Duplication Drawing Duplication on business cards
2016 The Ace Assembly All-Star Lecture Notes 64
殷欣 (Sion) 动画师 (Animator) Completely propless drawing duplication, spectator visualizes famous painting and a warm/cool color, magician divines both
2017 暧昧 5
Chris Rawlins Your Own Wallet spectator draws image on cardboard piece which is folded and put in wallet, performer duplicates the drawing
2017 The Session 2017 15
Philipp Ganglberger Design Duplication close-up design duplication on small blank cards, performer stops spectator at card with his drawing and the duplicates it
2018 Seminarheft 3
Mike Pisciotta, Manuel Llaser Ideas for using The Devil's Lunch Sack
  • Lunch 1
  • Lunch 2
  • Map
  • Music
  • Book Test
  • Magazine Test
  • Cards
  • Money
  • Drawing Duplication
2020 As Above, So Below 7
Asi Wind Scripting
  • Pre-Show Script - Drawing Duplication
  • Show Script - Drawing Duplication
Related to 2021 Before We Begin 25
Asi Wind Epilogue drawing duplication anecdote
Related to 2021 Before We Begin 145