pay day \n coins distributed to envelopes with mathematical procedure, predicted, see page 746 for correction \n jack vosburgh \n the lazy mentalist \n barrie richardson \n das mörderspiel \n orville wayne meyer \n pay day \n jack vosburgh \n the plot's the thing \n gerald kosky \n jack vosburgh
1941
the jinx
Jack Vosburgh

Pay Day

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1941


738



pay day \n coins distributed to envelopes with mathematical procedure, predicted \n jack vosburgh \n pay day \n jack vosburgh
1944
practical mental effects
Jack Vosburgh

Pay Day

Also published here

1944


241



instruction sheet for improved it's murder \n with rotatable disk, spectator selects murder and victim while performer's back is turned, both are divined \n bob hummer \n it's murder  no book \n p. howard lyons
1947
it's murder!
Bob Hummer

Instruction Sheet for Improved It's Murder

Related to

1947


1



hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n mathematical three card monte \n bob hummer \n 3card monte \n bob hummer \n the parity principle \n karl fulves \n note under cup finale \n darwin ortiz \n kane's variant \n peter kane \n hummeristische telefonpathie \n terri rogers \n hummerous phoney telepathy \n terri rogers \n mathemonte \n karl fulves \n thoughts on hummer's monte \n david britland \n mindful monte \n jon racherbaumer \n note under cup \n al koran \n note under cups \n bob hummer \n al koran \n perfected strangers \n allan slaight \n mental three card monte \n bob hummer \n roberto giobbi \n threeway prediction \n nick trost \n psicup '3' \n gene nielsen \n bascom jones \n long distance journey \n michael weber \n tim trono \n pocket change i ching \n michael weber \n tim trono \n one point five hummer \n scott baird \n hat trick \n werner miller \n monte carlo \n val leval
1951
mathematical 3 card monte
Bob Hummer

Hummers Mathematical 3 Card Monte

Related toVariations Note Under Cups (Bob Hummer, Al Koran, 1958)
 Note Under Cup (Al Koran, 1968)
 The Parity Principle (Karl Fulves, 1977)
 ThreeWay Prediction (Nick Trost, 1979)
 Kane's Variant (Peter Kane, 1988 ca.)
 Hummerous Phoney Telepathy (Terri Rogers, 1988)
 Hummeristische TeleFonPathie (Terri Rogers, 1989)
 Mathemonte (Karl Fulves, 1991)
 Note Under Cup Finale (Darwin Ortiz, 2006)
 Monte CarLo (Val LeVal, 2007)
 Mental Three Card Monte (Bob Hummer, Roberto Giobbi, 2008)
 Long Distance Journey (Michael Weber, Tim Trono, 2013)
 Pocket Change I Ching (Michael Weber, Tim Trono, 2014)
 Thoughts on Hummer's Monte (David Britland, 2016)
 Mindful Monte (Jon Racherbaumer, 2021)
 One Point Five Hummer (Scott Baird, 2023)
Also published here

1951


1



politicians puzzle \n 6x6 checkerboard, three checkers put on three d's for democrats or three r's for republican, spectator can spell a word with the three checkers, moving them for each letter, back is turned and politicians can be divined \n bob hummer \n politicians puzzle \n bob hummer
1952 (ca.)
politicians puzzle
Bob Hummer

Politicians Puzzle

Also published here

1952 (ca.)


1



mom and pop puzzle \n six checkers on a checkerboard, mom and pop are spelled several times, when performer turns over last spelled word is divined \n bob hummer \n mom and pop puzzle \n bob hummer
1952 (ca.)
politicians puzzle
Bob Hummer

Mom and Pop Puzzle

Also published here

1952 (ca.)


2



match miracle \n spectator reverses one of four matches and eliminates one by one after given instructions and will end up with the reversed one \n jack yates \n match miracle \n jack yates \n yates' fourobject divination \n jack yates \n a penny for your thoughts \n paul curry \n a safe bet \n graham richards \n the larger the bill \n harry lorayne \n adams geheimnis \n howard a. adams \n the chalice from the palace \n david britland
1954
minds in closeup
Jack Yates

Match Miracle

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1954


9



hummer's threeobject divination \n three objects switched around, spectator then thinks of one and switches the other two, magician can divine thought of object (mathematical 3 card monte 1951) \n bob hummer \n yates' fourobject divination \n jack yates \n mathematical 3card monte revisited \n john born \n strangers from two worlds \n stewart james
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Bob Hummer

Hummer's Threeobject Divination

Variations

1956


63



yates' fourobject divination \n three matches facing one way and one match facing the opposite way. after moving matches around, magician correctly can divine which is the reversed match without looking \n jack yates \n hummer's threeobject divination \n bob hummer \n match miracle \n jack yates \n vier gegenstände \n jack yates
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Jack Yates

Yates' FourObject Divination

Inspired byAlso published here

1956


66



in his cups \n three differentcolored cups and balls, spectator puts balls under cups so that the colors are mismatched, moves according to instructions are made, now all cups and balls are matched \n paul curry
1956
ibidem
Paul Curry

In His Cups

July 1956


7



the immovable object \n ice in glass is moved to other glasses several times, while performer's back is turned, he then eliminates all empty glasses \n mel stover \n the immovable object \n mel stover \n stover's game \n mel stover
1957
the new phoenix
Mel Stover

The Immovable Object

Related toAlso published here

Jan. 1957


172



note under cups \n three cups, bill hidden under one and the cups exchanges after a pattern \n bob hummer \n al koran \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1958
blindfolds & xray eyes
Bob Hummer, Al Koran

Note Under Cups

Inspired by

1958


140



mental three shell game \n object under one of three cups \n dr. spencer thornton
1958
thornton's secrets of mental magic
Dr. Spencer Thornton

Mental Three Shell Game

1958


12



simsalabim, ich drehe eine karte um \n seven cards in card stand, spectator turns over several cards and covers one with handkerchief, performer knows which side in front \n unknown
1958
hokus pokus

Simsalabim, ich drehe eine Karte um

1958


628



ein paar streichhölzer \n instruction game with matches, three piles, center pile ends up with named number \n martin gardner
1959
hokus pokus
Martin Gardner

Ein paar Streichhölzer

1959


799



vier gegenstände \n three matches facing one way and one match facing the opposite way. after moving matches around, magician correctly can divine which is the reversed match without looking \n jack yates \n yates' fourobject divination \n jack yates
1959
hokus pokus
Jack Yates

Vier Gegenstände

Also published here

1959


805



cardless but glassy \n hummerinspired trick with rows of six glasses, some up some down \n martin gardner
1959
ibidem
Martin Gardner

Cardless but Glassy

Oct. 1959


4



der block von "lefcadio" \n blocks with letters are moved, without looking performer divines amount of moves \n dr. stanley jaks \n dr. reinhard rohnstein's "der name des freundes" in charly eperny's "das rohnsteinbuch 4", 1959 \n "block of lefcadio" in "sphinx" august, 1947 \n blocks of lefcadio \n dr. stanley jaks
1961
dr. stanleyjaks und seine geheimnisse
Dr. Stanley Jaks

Der Block von "Lefcadio"

Inspired by Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein's "Der Name des Freundes" in Charly Eperny's "Das Rohnsteinbuch 4", 1959
Also published here

1961


69



numismatrick! \n coins on table are turned over one is covered and heads/tails is divined \n al thatcher \n revelation \n e. leslie may \n numismatrick \n al thatcher \n thirty pieces of silver \n al thatcher
1962
the new phoenix
Al Thatcher

Numismatrick!

VariationsAlso published here

Oct. 1962


319



hex squared \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, see also p. 512 and also p. 550 for ideas by "eddie" cowles and karl fulves \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n introduction \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n the square ring \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves \n forced march \n sam schwartz \n hex in color \n john j. beck iii \n john a. beck \n test pattern \n nick trost \n remote viewing \n sam schwartz
1971
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Related toVariationsAlso published here

Nov. 1971


466



electronic cards \n square layout of nine cards, instruction on tape, based on martin gardner routine \n jack lottey \n mind matrix \n martin gardner \n robert brethen
1971
magick
Jack Lottey

Electronic Cards

Related to

1971


148



the last match \n five matches in a row, spectator turns any one end for end, the chosen one is the match left after some instruction game \n ken de courcy \n principle in "hindu shells" (eddie joseph)
1971
at the drop of a match
Ken De Courcy

The Last Match

Inspired by principle in "Hindu Shells" (Eddie Joseph)

1971


21



two line divination \n two rows of matches, some instructions given by performer, performer know amount of remaining matches \n norman murray "the escapologist" walters
1971
at the drop of a match
Norman Murray "The Escapologist" Walters

Two Line Divination

1971


25



end game \n three objects moved according to instructions, outcome predicted
 history
 the children's game (rock paper scissors)
 the system
 a variation
 two betting games
 addendum
 the second game (with cube/die)
 the election game \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

End Game

Feb. 1973


593



the two guns \n square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n zwei pistolen \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

The Two Guns

Also published here

June 1973


634



a penny for your thoughts \n after some changes (written directions) the order of four coins and a rolled up bill is named \n paul curry \n die ballydesmond polka \n alexander de cova \n mathematical 3card monte \n karl fulves \n tell monte (rescripted) \n john hostler \n a penny for your thoughts \n paul curry \n match miracle \n jack yates \n ein pfennig für ihre gedanken \n bob driebeek \n ballydesmond polka  director’s cut \n alexander de cova \n the bavarian beer game \n alexander de cova
1974
paul curry presents
Paul Curry

A Penny For Your Thoughts

Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here

1974


83



towering prediction \n cards are laid out and spectator follows instruction from a tape recorder \n stephen minch \n stacks \n thomas alan waters \n towering prediction \n stephen minch
1974
the book of thoth
Stephen Minch

Towering Prediction

Related toAlso published here

1974


31



zwei pistolen \n square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1974
intermagic
Robert E. Neale

Zwei Pistolen

Also published here

Apr. 1974


73



half doz. glasses \n "math trix"
six glasses, some up and down, instructions given \n karl fulves \n hat or rabbit \n karl fulves \n martin gardner \n math glass \n karl fulves
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Karl Fulves

Half Doz. Glasses

Related to

Oct. 1975


1057



things equal \n "math trix"
match puzzle \n karl fulves
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Karl Fulves

Things Equal

Oct. 1975


1058



adams geheimnis \n five esp cards in a row, five spectators choose one each with performer's back turned according to instructions, all forced, with esp symbols to numbers 15 mnemonic \n howard a. adams \n genii, mar. 1959 \n match miracle \n jack yates
1975
intermagic
Howard A. Adams

Adams Geheimnis

Inspired byAlso published here

Nov. 1975


22



the plot's the thing \n instruction game, divination of removed items or murder
 plot #1... the big robbery
 plot #2... it's murder \n gerald kosky \n jack vosburgh \n pay day \n jack vosburgh \n len belcher's "anything you say" in "abracadabra" #243, 1950. \n the plot's the thing \n gerald kosky
1975
the magic of gerald kosky
Gerald Kosky, Jack Vosburgh

The Plot's The Thing

Inspired byAlso published here

1975


110



cassette speaking \n instruction and divination on cassette \n gerald kosky
1975
the magic of gerald kosky
Gerald Kosky

Cassette Speaking

1975


198



mentacoin \n coin in one of four cups is moved in steps \n gene nielsen
1977
magick
Gene Nielsen

MentaCoin

1977


958



psicup '3' \n question written on paper and hidden under one of three cups, question is answered and paper located, center tear \n gene nielsen \n bascom jones \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1977
magick
Gene Nielsen, Bascom Jones

PsiCup '3'

Related to

1977


968



kismet \n objects are removed, last one is divined, instructions on record \n punx
1977
setzt euch zu meinen füssen...
Punx

Kismet

1977


68



the larger the bill \n spectator reverses one of four bills and eliminates one by one after given instructions and will end up with the reversed one, with optional serial reading \n harry lorayne \n match miracle \n jack yates
1977
the magic book
Harry Lorayne

The Larger the Bill

Inspired by

1977


231



the parity principle \n four objects used \n karl fulves \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1977
the magic book
Karl Fulves

The Parity Principle

Inspired by

1977


135



in writing \n three coins on table, chosen coin vanishes and reappears inside sealed envelope, one out of three force with written instructions \n karl fulves
1978
the chronicles
Karl Fulves

In Writing

1978


1076



astro dice \n using zodiac cards and pair of dice, one die is hidden and number divined, instructions with zodiac cards \n larry becker
1978
world of super mentalism
Larry Becker

Astro Dice

1978


25



duomatic \n based on a hummer idea, two spectators with four cards, 14 instructions later end up with same card \n larry becker \n "baby hummer" (charles hudson, the linking ring, dec., 1967)
1979
the best of larry becker's world of super mentalism book ii
Larry Becker

DuoMatic

Inspired by "Baby Hummer" (Charles Hudson, The Linking Ring, Dec., 1967)

1979


211



zoo quest \n selected animals are divined and predicted, three phases, using lists of animals and instructions to move on them \n roy johnson \n the crown affair \n roy johnson
1979
final call
Roy Johnson

Zoo Quest

Variations

1979


11



test pattern \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, using esp cards \n nick trost \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1979
esp card magic
Nick Trost

Test Pattern

Inspired by

1979


5



e.s. pattern \n marker moved on matrix type layout, a match occurs \n nick trost
1979
esp card magic
Nick Trost

E.S. Pattern

1979


10



sie lügen \n three chips and girls with different hair color on them, three spectators choose them, divined who has which chip with lie detector presentation \n jochen zmeck \n liars! \n tommy dowd \n heiratsvermittlung \n jochen zmeck
1979
zwölf zmeck'sche zaubereien
Jochen Zmeck

Sie lügen

Inspired byRelated to

1979


7



threeway prediction \n using three blank cards with colored stickers \n nick trost \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1979
closeup mentalism
Nick Trost

ThreeWay Prediction

Inspired by

1979


5



prediction with six dice \n six dice in a row, spectator moves matchbook around and all but one die are eliminated, prediction inside matchbook \n nick trost
1979
closeup mentalism
Nick Trost

Prediction With Six Dice

1979


14



hex squared \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1980
curioser
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Also published here

1980


44



forced march \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n sam schwartz \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1980
curioser
Sam Schwartz

Forced March

Inspired by

1980


54



the square ring \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, only three instructions \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n the square ring \n karl fulves \n sam schwartz
1980
curioser
Sam Schwartz, Karl Fulves

The Square Ring

Inspired byAlso published here

1980


55



mathematical 3 card monte \n bill under one of three cups, back of performer is turned and after some changes in the order of the cups, performer divines cup with bill \n bob hummer \n al koran \n 3coin monte \n karl fulves \n three cheat monte \n karl fulves \n nu way shell game \n jack avis \n the full monte \n lewis jones \n el juego de las 3 tazas \n dani daortiz
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Bob Hummer, Al Koran

Mathematical 3 Card Monte

Related toVariations

1980


35



3card monte \n mathematical three card monte \n bob hummer \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Bob Hummer

3Card Monte

Also published here

1980


59



3cup monte \n bill under one of three cups, back of performer is turned and after some changes in the order of the cups, performer divines cup with bill \n bob hummer \n al koran
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Bob Hummer, Al Koran

3Cup Monte

1980


60



threeshell monte \n three different colored peas \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

ThreeShell Monte

1980


61



the immovable object \n ice in glass is moved to other glasses several times, while performer's back is turned, he then eliminates all empty glasses \n mel stover \n the immovable object \n mel stover
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Mel Stover

The Immovable Object

Also published here

1980


62



match miracle \n spectator reverses one of four matches and eliminates one by one after given instructions and will end up with the reversed one \n jack yates \n match miracle \n jack yates
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Jack Yates

Match Miracle

Also published here

1980


63



power play \n instruction game ten card poker deal \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

Power Play

1980


63



long range telepathy \n over the phone method for mathematical threecard monte \n sam schwartz
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Sam Schwartz

Long Range Telepathy

1980


65



time zoned \n over the phone method for mathematical threecard monte \n father cyprian \n time squared \n father cyprian
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Father Cyprian

Time Zoned

Also published here

1980


66



shylock \n card divination over the phone, instruction game \n karl fulves \n shylock's card \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

Shylock

Also published here

1980


67



digital dollars \n over the phone game, to win highest value bill \n karl fulves \n digital diamonds \n karl fulves \n telefon trick \n reinhard müller \n digital addition \n sam schwartz \n einstein's shell game \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

Digital Dollars

Related toVariations

1980


68



linear blackjack \n game of blackjack over the phone, performer knows which card to select to win \n karl fulves \n linear blackjack \n karl fulves \n monte carlo \n val leval
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

Linear Blackjack

VariationsAlso published here

1980


69



murder in a matchbox \n three match boxes, performer's back is turned and a small gun, a bill and a die are put in boxes, performer knows which object is where and what side is on top of the die \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

Murder in a Matchbox

1980


69



hummer's mathematical shell game \n with four cups or four shells and two dice \n bob hummer
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Bob Hummer

Hummer's Mathematical Shell Game

1980


78



notes by karl fulves \n notes on hummer's mathematical shell game \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

Notes by Karl Fulves

1980


79



the old 4shell game \n different bills under four styrofoam coffee cups \n karl fulves
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets
Karl Fulves

The Old 4Shell Game

1980


80



hat or rabbit \n no. 15, three cards with hats on one sides and rabbits on other, spectator turns them to instructions with the performer's back turned, in the end all are the same way, also with coins or over phone \n karl fulves \n martin gardner \n half doz. glasses \n karl fulves
1980
the children's magic kit
Karl Fulves, Martin Gardner

Hat or Rabbit

Related to

1980


15



symbloc \n for cards are arranged on cardboard with four esp symbols, remaining one is predicted \n howard a. adams
1980
oicufesp
Howard A. Adams

SYmbloc

1980

OICUFESP
(Issue 5  the SON of esp card & mental miracles)

2



dating esp \n dating game presentation, three women on chairs man selects one, prediction of remaining person, based on a karl fulves routine \n howard a. adams
1980
oicufesp
Howard A. Adams

Dating ESP

1980

OICUFESP
(Issue 5  the SON of esp card & mental miracles)

15



i've got it taped \n spectator takes five cards and follows down/under deal instructions from tape recorder, last card named by recorded voice \n ken de courcy
1980
cards in cabaret
Ken De Courcy

I've Got it Taped

1980


52



tom dick & honey \n three people on stage change positions, blindfolded performer eliminates two people and predicted person remains \n howard a. adams
1981
oicufesp
Howard A. Adams

Tom Dick & Honey

1981


13



heiratsvermittlung \n four chips with women on them and two chips with men used for prediction and location trick
 die vorherbestimmte
 die wiedergefundene (hummer's mathematical three card monte) \n jochen zmeck \n sie lügen \n jochen zmeck
1981
das jochen zmeck seminar "81"
Jochen Zmeck

Heiratsvermittlung

Related to

1981


11



digital diamonds \n ace, two and jack mixed according to rules over phone \n karl fulves \n digital dollars \n karl fulves \n mathematical 3card monte \n karl fulves \n pocket change i ching \n michael weber \n tim trono
1982
six impromptu card tricks
Karl Fulves

Digital Diamonds

Inspired byRelated toVariations

1982


3



lockedroom mystery \n no. 29, 3x3 number square, ring moved around to instructions, final position predicted \n martin gardner
1983
selfworking number magic
Martin Gardner

LockedRoom Mystery

1983


48



the two guns \n no. 30, square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1983
selfworking number magic
Robert E. Neale

The Two Guns

Also published here

1983


50



shylock's card \n no. 27, one of three kings selected and divined over phone \n karl fulves \n mathematical 3card monte \n karl fulves \n shylock \n karl fulves
1984
more selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Shylock's Card

Inspired byAlso published here

1984


37



linear blackjack \n no. 30, game of blackjack over the phone, performer knows which card to select to win \n karl fulves \n linear blackjack \n karl fulves
1984
more selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Linear Blackjack

Also published here

1984


41



hex squared \n no. 65, 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1984
more selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Also published here

1984


96



the square ring \n no. 66, 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, only three instructions \n karl fulves \n sam schwartz \n the square ring \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves
1984
more selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves, Sam Schwartz

The Square Ring

Also published here

1984


97



noch ein telephontrick \n spectator makes two rows of cards on table, cards removed according to instructions until as many remain as the performer has predicted \n unknown
1984
intermagic

Noch ein TelephonTrick

Jan. 1984


109



numismatrick \n coins on table are turned over one is covered and heads/tails is divined \n al thatcher \n numismatrick! \n al thatcher \n ein nachtrag zu "numismatrick" \n rudolf braunmüller
1984
intermagic
Al Thatcher

Numismatrick

Related toAlso published here

Nov. 1984


85



trivarication \n three people put three different objects under cups and exchange them, liar and truthteller presentation \n thomas alan waters \n mathematical 3card monte \n karl fulves
1985
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

Trivarication

Inspired by

1985


645



monty \n three spectators exchange three cards, performer reveals which spectator has which card, mental monte \n jack yates
1986
clue and other mysteries
Jack Yates

Monty

1986


1



magi \n instruction from tape, moving and removing four cards until one remains, tape prediction \n jack yates
1986
clue and other mysteries
Jack Yates

Magi

1986


41



never miss card trick \n instructions on tape recorded, humorous revelation of card \n mike schwartz
1986
magick
Mike Schwartz

Never Miss Card Trick

Nov. 1986


1897



polish roulette \n hummer's mathematical 3 card monte with three water toy guns \n charles "cicardi" scott
1986
magick
Charles "Cicardi" Scott

Polish Roulette

Nov. 1986


1901



towering prediction \n cards are laid out and spectator follows instruction from written scroll \n stephen minch \n towering prediction \n stephen minch
1987
the three faces of steve
Stephen Minch

Towering Prediction

Also published here

1987


27



think tank \n layout with battlefield weapons, spectator moves around according to rules, final position predicted \n karl fulves
1988
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

Think Tank

1988


189



match mates \n no. 39, two spectators move three differentcolored silks or objects around and matches occur \n karl fulves
1988
selfworking handkerchief magic
Karl Fulves

Match Mates

1988


115



hummerous phoney telepathy \n over phone \n terri rogers \n hummeristische telefonpathie \n terri rogers \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1988
more secrets
Terri Rogers

Hummerous Phoney Telepathy

Inspired byAlso published here

1988


30



die lügner und das pendel \n intro to instruction game with three objects, à la hummer monte \n reinhard müller
1988
magische blätter
Reinhard Müller

Die Lügner und das Pendel

1988


7



die lügner \n three spectator take an object each and then switch them, even though only one tells truth, performer locates objects \n reinhard müller \n jack vosburgh
1988
magische blätter
Reinhard Müller, Jack Vosburgh

Die Lügner

1988


7



das pendel \n three objects placed inside three boxes, instruction game of switching objects using pendulum \n peter wilker
1988
magische blätter
Peter Wilker

Das Pendel

1988


8



kane's variant \n mathematical monte with five objects and without turning back
 the basic principle \n peter kane \n nine way variant \n jerry mentzer \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

Kane's Variant

Inspired byVariations

1988 ca.


1



the three time loser \n spectator can apparently win money but never does, using ace through five layout \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

The Three Time Loser

1988 ca.


3



the great purse swindle \n spectator can apparently win money but never does, using five flat purses and ten cards \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

The Great Purse Swindle

1988 ca.


5



the psychic's game show \n five keys, one selected with kane's variant procedure and it's the only one that opens the lock to a prize
 the stacked deck extra (apparently random cards chosen for selection procedure) \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

The Psychic's Game Show

1988 ca.


7



we'll call you \n one of five colored cards chosen, medium is phoned and divines color \n peter kane \n an objective view \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

We'll Call You

Variations

1988 ca.


9



an objective view \n variation with five random objects \n peter kane \n we'll call you \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

An Objective View

Inspired by

1988 ca.


10



personalization \n of kane's variant procedure \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

Personalization

1988 ca.


10



inspirational source \n \n peter kane
1988 ca.
kane's variant
Peter Kane

Inspirational Source

1988 ca.


11



immovable object \n no. 78, six numbered glasses, coin moved from glass to glass \n bob hummer \n stewart james \n mel stover \n karl fulves
1989
selfworking coin magic
Bob Hummer, Stewart James, Mel Stover, Karl Fulves

Immovable Object

1989


107



hummeristische telefonpathie \n over phone \n terri rogers \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer \n hummerous phoney telepathy \n terri rogers
1989
intermagic
Terri Rogers

Hummeristische TeleFonPathie

Inspired byAlso published here

July 1989


155



the crown affair \n four objects on table, twowayout instructions, remaining item predicted, three phases \n roy johnson \n mit martini geht's leichter! \n roy johnson \n zoo quest \n roy johnson
1989
silver special
Roy Johnson

The Crown Affair

Inspired byAlso published here

1989


85



mathemonte \n without a key card that must be recognized, prediction "we will pick the same card" \n karl fulves \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer \n the office \n karl fulves
1991
swindle sheet
Karl Fulves

Mathemonte

Inspired byRelated to

1991


48



a safe bet \n five envelopes, one with question mark, after instructions with performer's back turned only the marked one remains and contains the money \n graham richards \n match miracle \n jack yates
1993
profile
Graham Richards

A Safe Bet

Inspired by

Oct. 1993


8



the final phase: the color matrix \n 5x5 matrix with card of different colors, instructions on tape for elimination process, remaining color predicted \n alan wakeling
1993
the magic of alan wakeling
Alan Wakeling

The Final Phase: The Color Matrix

1993


216



mit martini geht's leichter! \n four objects on table, twowayout instructions, remaining item predicted, three phases \n roy johnson \n the crown affair \n roy johnson
1994
intermagic
Roy Johnson

Mit Martini geht's leichter!

Also published here

May 1994


115



mental beschirmt \n six numbered umbrella stands, umbrella moved around in stands according to instructions with performer's back turned, final position predicted \n utz napierala
1994
intermagic
Utz Napierala

Mental Beschirmt

Nov. 1994


33



colors by the numbers no. 1 \n six colored chips with numbers turned over by spectator, orientation and number of a hidden chip divined \n ellison poland \n litening addition \n bob hummer \n heads or tails? \n unknown \n walter b. gibson \n colors by the numbers no. 2 \n ellison poland
1994
wonderful routines of magic — the second addendum
Ellison Poland

Colors By The Numbers No. 1

Inspired byRelated toVariations

1994


64



colors by the numbers no. 2 \n six colored cards with numbers turned over by spectator and inserted in envelopes, numbers divined \n ellison poland \n colors by the numbers no. 1 \n ellison poland
1994
wonderful routines of magic — the second addendum
Ellison Poland

Colors By The Numbers No. 2

Inspired by

1994


71



tale of the tape \n no. 44, tape recorder gives instructions from cassette to which a card is lost and found \n unknown
1995
selfworking closeup card magic

Tale of the Tape

1995


86



moves and removes \n marker moved on 3x3 layout, final card predicted, with 4x4 "sixteen card version" on p. 30 \n simon aronson \n martin gardner presents (1993), p. 149
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

Moves and Removes

Related to Martin Gardner Presents (1993), p. 149

1995


19



child's play \n rock/paper/scissors with small prop versions, with three chips, outcome predicted \n simon aronson \n "my first trick" (robert neale, tricks of the imagination, 1991)
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

Child's Play

Inspired by "My First Trick" (Robert Neale, Tricks of the Imagination, 1991)

1995


31



hellsehen  kinderleicht! \n three objects on table are arranged and switched with two instructions, three spectators each take one and hold it behind back, all are located \n theophil "philius" weidmann \n dreigegenständeforce \n theophil "philius" weidmann
1995
hellsehen... ...kinderleicht
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann

Hellsehen  kinderleicht!

Also published here

1995


5



die borgiaparty \n five glasses, one with poison, instruction game \n theophil "philius" weidmann
1995
hellsehen... ...kinderleicht
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann

Die BorgiaParty

1995


23



stockmarket magic \n no. 7, three spectator each have the same number of cards, cards are removed and exchanged according to instructions, final number of cards divined and predicted \n karl fulves
1995
easy magic
Karl Fulves

StockMarket Magic

1995


8



the grand master gambit \n glass is placed over chess figures, remaining is predicted \n brian watson
1995
syzygy
Brian Watson

The Grand Master Gambit

1995


63



quintuple \n five objects in a row on table, the one with personal connection remains after following several instructions \n dave arch
1995
syzygy
Dave Arch

Quintuple

1995


101



thirty pieces of silver \n coins on table are turned over one is covered and heads/tails is divined \n al thatcher \n numismatrick! \n al thatcher
1995
magic
Al Thatcher

Thirty Pieces Of Silver

Also published here

Aug. 1995


70



the instant incomplete i.q. test (a revised classic) \n self working effect with business card (one secret double facer) and an instruction sheet \n paul harris
1996
the art of astonishment — book 3
Paul Harris

The Instant Incomplete I.Q. Test (a revised classic)

1996


265



ein pfennig für ihre gedanken \n board with six slots, coins are arranged after instructions \n bob driebeek \n a penny for your thoughts \n paul curry
1996
aenigmas rätsel
Bob Driebeek

Ein Pfennig für Ihre Gedanken

Inspired by

1996


19



clairvoyance? \n hummer's mathematical monte variation, coins in matchboxes \n bob driebeek
1996
aenigmas rätsel
Bob Driebeek

Clairvoyance?

1996


57



psimpathy \n instruction game with two spectators and five coins, both end up with same coin \n gary ward
1996
syzygy
Gary Ward

PSImpathy

1996


146



place setting \n instruction game with spoon, knife and fork, divination where each ends up \n dave arch
1996
syzygy
Dave Arch

Place Setting

1996


187



catch the terrorist \n instruction game with map, final destination predicted \n mitsunobu matsuyama \n "the 3by3 matrix" (martin gardner, scientific america, aug. 1960)
1996
magic
Mitsunobu Matsuyama

Catch The Terrorist

Inspired by "The 3by3 Matrix" (Martin Gardner, Scientific America, Aug. 1960)

Nov. 1996


67



personal possessions \n instruction game with four objects, objects are returned to correct owners \n ken de courcy
1997
mind & magic magazine
Ken De Courcy

Personal Possessions

July 1997


6



heads? or tails? \n divination of heads or tails after instruction game, with fortunetelling fish \n ken de courcy
1997
mind & magic magazine
Ken De Courcy

Heads? Or Tails?

Dec. 1997


13



this gift's for you \n several people on stage hand over gift, it lands in hands of person present is addressed to \n paul green \n tony griffith's "penny move" and "person move"
1997
syzygy
Paul Green

This Gift's for You

Inspired by Tony Griffith's "Penny Move" and "Person Move"

1997


263



hummer psychometry \n three people seal person object in envelopes, they are switched while performer's back is turned, correct allocation \n bruce bernstein \n hummer psychometry \n bruce bernstein \n hummer psychometry \n bruce bernstein
1997
psikicks
Bruce Bernstein

Hummer Psychometry

Also published here

1997


34



the number palace \n  "dot com  tricks and stunts with numbers"
instruction game with calculations on roulette betting layout \n karl fulves \n transversale \n john bragoli \n informant \n karl fulves
1998
the fine print
Karl Fulves

The Number Palace

Inspired byRelated to

1998


289



nu way shell game \n props changed to four white cards with colored spots \n jack avis \n "perfect strangers" (allan slaight, the new pentagram, vol. 20 no. 7) \n mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer \n al koran
1998
vis à vis
Jack Avis

Nu Way Shell Game

Inspired by

1998


66



the golden gamble \n instruction game with coins \n ken de courcy
1998
mind & magic magazine
Ken De Courcy

The Golden Gamble

Apr. 1998


1



$100 dollar proposition \n one one of four cardboard pieces the spectator writes "$100", they are eliminated according to instructions, the marked one remains, soft/stiff corner fillman principle \n bob king
1998
telecolor kit
Bob King

$100 Dollar Proposition

1998


5



4th dimensional chess \n twelve cards in matrix layout, spectator rotates layout and moves according to instructions, later performer is able to get to same final position \n karl fulves \n informant \n karl fulves
1999
underworld
Karl Fulves

4th Dimensional Chess

Related to

1999


136



the tesseract \n redbacked and bluebacked cards in 4x4 layout, spectator places marker on layout and thinks of an ace, he moves around and finds the ace \n karl fulves \n informant \n karl fulves \n second mate \n karl fulves
1999
underworld
Karl Fulves

The Tesseract

Related to

1999


137



theory z \n fourcard square with ace, four, king and nine, instruction game, final card predicted \n karl fulves \n theory z two \n roy walton
1999
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Theory Z

Variations

1999


334



informant \n further comments and credit information on the referenced items, instruction games, stephen minch comment on "remote control"/"western union trick" \n karl fulves \n time trap \n tony bartolotta \n 4th dimensional chess \n karl fulves \n by any stretch \n karl fulves \n the tesseract \n karl fulves \n the number palace \n karl fulves \n remote control \n john scarne \n western union trick \n john scarne \n amazing wonder tube \n ed morrisey \n a card force \n karl fulves \n mel bennett \n mentasma \n peter warlock \n flatland \n karl fulves \n 3card catch \n reinhard müller \n loophole #2 \n karl fulves \n wireless \n karl fulves \n dark vision \n peter alexis \n bow & arrow knot \n dai vernon \n brazil bet \n john scarne \n profiling \n karl fulves \n hidden mystery \n herb runge \n colorific \n felix greenfield \n 37 threes \n karl fulves
1999
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Informant

Related to Hidden Mystery (Herb Runge, 1940)
 Dark Vision (Peter Alexis, 1966)
 3Card Catch (Reinhard Müller, 1971)
 Wireless (Karl Fulves, 1975)
 Western Union Trick (John Scarne, 1989)
 By Any Stretch (Karl Fulves, 1993)
 Remote Control (John Scarne, 1994)
 Brazil Bet (John Scarne, 1994)
 The Number Palace (Karl Fulves, 1998)
 Amazing Wonder Tube (Ed Morrisey, 1998)
 A Card Force (Karl Fulves, Mel Bennett, 1998)
 Mentasma (Peter Warlock, 1998)
 Flatland (Karl Fulves, 1998)
 Bow & Arrow Knot (Dai Vernon, 1998)
 Profiling (Karl Fulves, 1998)
 Time Trap (Tony Bartolotta, 1999)
 4th Dimensional Chess (Karl Fulves, 1999)
 The Tesseract (Karl Fulves, 1999)
 Loophole #2 (Karl Fulves, 1999)
 Colorific (Felix Greenfield, 1999)
 37 Threes (Karl Fulves, 1999)

1999


336



die box construct \n  "dot com  tricks and stunts with numbers"
five cards, coin moved around on it while the performer turns his back, sucker prediction in which the cards transform for it to become true \n karl fulves \n mom and pop puzzle \n bob hummer
1999
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Die Box Construct

Inspired by

1999


352



notes and references \n for a type of instruction/parity games \n karl fulves
1999
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Notes and References

1999


355



to discover names of three cards chosen by three different people \n no. 24, three cards, three spectators each take one and then distribute several counters according to rules, at the end the performer knows who has which card
 variation (cards instead of counters) \n ellis stanyon \n to discover the respective holders of three cards or objects \n ellis stanyon
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
Ellis Stanyon

To Discover Names of Three Cards Chosen by Three Different People

Related to

1999


71



to discover the respective holders of three cards or objects \n no. 33, similar to reference \n ellis stanyon \n to discover names of three cards chosen by three different people \n ellis stanyon
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
Ellis Stanyon

To Discover the Respective Holders of Three Cards or Objects

Related to

1999


75



the maximum dimension \n interactive trick on a piece of paper, finger must be moved around \n max maven \n messages \n frances willard \n bill copeland \n artie c. kidwell \n david lloyd \n dustin stinett \n derek lavertu \n jim alfredson \n robert dike blair \n tony skulitz \n karl fulves
1999
genii
Max Maven

The Maximum Dimension

Related to Messages (Frances Willard, Bill Copeland, Artie C. Kidwell, David Lloyd, Dustin Stinett, Derek Lavertu, Jim Alfredson, Robert Dike Blair, Tony Skulitz, Karl Fulves, 1999)

Jan. 1999


45



hellsehen am tisch \n four match boxes with a different coin in each, drawer and coins exchanged according to rules \n rudolf braunmüller
1999
intermagic
Rudolf Braunmüller

Hellsehen am Tisch

1999


174



star trap \n five containers with personal objects of spectators in star configuration, one canister pocketed by spectator and others moved around according to rules, content of one container divined \n karl fulves
2000
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves

Star Trap

2000


105



nine way variant \n nine cards in square, one chosen via instructions, winner/loser written on other side \n jerry mentzer \n kane's variant \n peter kane
2000
card file two
Jerry Mentzer

Nine Way Variant

Inspired by

2000


129



a penny for your thoughts \n after some changes (written directions) the order of four coins and a rolled up bill is named \n paul curry \n mathematical 3card monte \n karl fulves \n a penny for your thoughts \n paul curry
2001
paul curry's worlds beyond
Paul Curry

A Penny for Your Thoughts

Inspired byAlso published here

2001


164



further reading \n references \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Further Reading

2001


5



card recalled \n unknown card signed on back found with hex squared instructions \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Card Recalled

2001


8



roll the dice \n printed dice layout, dice roll selected by instructions on how to move on grid is predicted \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Roll The Dice

2001


11



crazy calendar \n matrix with months, spectator choses his own \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Crazy Calendar

2001


12



tric trac \n nine coins in square, one chosen, date predicted \n karl fulves \n trac two \n karl fulves \n never was \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Tric Trac

Variations

2001


15



trac two \n coin chosen from matrix with only two instructions \n karl fulves \n tric trac \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Trac Two

Inspired by

2001


17



never was \n eighteen coins in pairs in 3x3 square, one pair chosen, one of the coins in this pair vanishes, nickel & dime set \n karl fulves \n tric trac \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Never Was

Inspired by

2001


18



hollywood squared \n names of celebrities on cards in square formation, selection predicted \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Hollywood Squared

2001


19



portable roulette \n 3x5 grid with various numbers, chosen one predicted \n karl fulves \n flat roulette \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Portable Roulette

Related to

2001


20



construct a hex \n how to construct a matrix and instructions for the movement on it for hex squared \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Construct A Hex

2001


21



cell by cell \n further strategies on how to construct the matrix \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Cell By Cell

2001


27



pictorials \n visualisation on how the matrix works \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Pictorials

2001


31



entrapment \n strategy on how to enlarge the matrix \n karl fulves \n the lockshire case \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Entrapment

Related to

2001


32



run the table \n strategy on how to construct the matrix \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Run The Table

2001


33



free will \n strategy on how to construct the matrix \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Free Will

2001


36



restoration \n four redbacked and 4 bluebacked cards torn in half, one card signed on face and a half kept, card chosen from 3x5 square made from rest, matching half found \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Restoration

2001


40



word game \n word chosen from matrix layout \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Word Game

2001


44



ouija jr. \n 3x4 letters, word chosen by moving according to instructions, it's "ring" and the phone rings \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Ouija Jr.

2001


47



flight schedule \n 3x4 matrix with flight times, one selected and predicted (with multiple out) \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Flight Schedule

2001


49



outguessed \n performer and spectator have five cards each, spectator choses another card from grid layout according to rules and can replace one of his or performer's cards with it, still performer has better poker hand \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Outguessed

2001


52



sam's 5 x 5 \n hex squared with 5x5 layout \n sam schwartz \n remote viewing \n sam schwartz
2001
hex squared
Sam Schwartz

Sam's 5 x 5

Related to

2001


54



symmetry \n "this section considers some aspects of symmetry in regard to the distribution of reds and blacks in the layout." \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Symmetry

2001


58



symmetry too \n \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Symmetry Too

2001


59



symmetry iii \n \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Symmetry III

2001


60



homing device \n 4x4 layout with life themed words, two phase routine in which first phase gives idea that any word is possible \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Homing Device

2001


63



seers 'r us \n spectator decides how many instructions there will be, yet final position predicted with clear plastic and permanent x on it \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Seers 'R Us

2001


71



spellathon \n 3x4 card layout on table, card selected via instructions and spelled to in rest of deck to find selected card \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Spellathon

2001


73



bingo prediction \n posed as problem \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Bingo Prediction

2001


74



psychometry 101 \n twelve envelopes with items, one of them by spectator, envelope selected from 3x4 matrix via instruction contains spectator's item \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Psychometry 101

2001


75



why did the chicken \n "hex squared can be made suitable for children under age 12." \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Why Did The Chicken

2001


78



hex minus \n goal of the square is to prohibit spectator from reaching certain square, 12card monte in which spectators cannot get to winning card \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Hex Minus

2001


82



4 x 4 x 4 \n not only red & black, but 4 suits that are used in rules \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

4 x 4 x 4

2001


85



gamble ramble \n spectator choses cards in layout according to rules, black cards added and red subtracted, total predicted, fourway approach \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Gamble Ramble

2001


87



percentage poker \n performer and spectator draw hole card from faceup deck, then four cards chosen from 4x4 layout, even though spectator goes first he loses \n karl fulves \n "swindle & cheat" (1991)
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Percentage Poker

Related to

2001


90



night on elm \n sixteen envelopes with addresses in 4x4 matrix, one selected according to rules (including diagonal movement), in selected envelope is description of spectator \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Night On Elm

2001


92



remote sight \n twelve cards with states \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Remote Sight

2001


97



altered states \n twelve cards with states, including variation "altered states ii" \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Altered States

2001


102



state of mind \n twelve cards with states \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

State of Mind

2001


105



alice plays chess \n hex squared variation in which spectator can rotate board and start on any color \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Alice Plays Chess

2001


107



oneminute monopoly \n 4x4 square, see also sam schwarz idea on page 113 to lengthen the procedure \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

OneMinute Monopoly

2001


110



bell ringer \n twelve objects arranged in square, spirit bell chosen and it rings \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

Bell Ringer

2001


114



the lockshire case \n cassette tape directing the moves \n karl fulves \n entrapment \n karl fulves
2001
hex squared
Karl Fulves

The Lockshire Case

Related to

2001


117



mental case \n no. 89, case moved around on fivecard row, final card's mate is in case \n karl fulves
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Mental Case

2001


133



stover's game \n no. 90, eight cards in circle, glass moved around and cards are eliminated, final card predicted \n mel stover \n the immovable object \n mel stover
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Mel Stover

Stover's Game

Related to

2001


135



strange voyage \n no. 91, seven cards in a row, one is an ace, spectator moves it to instructions and eliminates cards, ace remains \n stewart james
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Stewart James

Strange Voyage

2001


137



mind matrix \n no. 92, square layout of nine cards, instruction game with prediction of final card \n martin gardner \n robert brethen \n electronic cards \n jack lottey
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Martin Gardner, Robert Brethen

Mind Matrix

Related to

2001


138



fourcard magic \n no. 93, four facedown cards, an ace moved on top of them according to instructions, ends up on matching card \n karl fulves \n jack avis
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves, Jack Avis

FourCard Magic

2001


140



magic maze \n no. 94, nine card layout, instruction game to find card \n karl fulves \n trick on david copperfield special
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Magic Maze

Inspired by trick on David Copperfield special

2001


141



revelation by design \n no. 95, instruction game with sixteen card layout \n karl fulves
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Revelation by Design

2001


143



any named ace \n no. 50, red and blue backed cards mixed, sixteencard square dealt out, spectator moves coin around to instructions and ends up on previously named ace \n karl fulves
2001
my best selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

Any Named Ace

2001


116



mate in 5 \n 5x5 layout, two spectators move poker chips according to rules, outcome predicted
 psychic sub (variation as battleship game)
 mate finesse \n karl fulves \n remote viewing \n sam schwartz
2001
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves

Mate In 5

Inspired by

2001


141



second mate \n predicting outcome of two players in instruction game, posed as a problem \n karl fulves \n the tesseract \n karl fulves
2001
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves

Second Mate

Related to

2001


143



das geheimnis neros \n chip hidden in pill boxes, position divined, multiple phases \n eckhard böttcher
2001
intermagic
Eckhard Böttcher

Das Geheimnis Neros

2001


192



remote viewing \n 5x5 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n sam schwartz \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n sam's 5 x 5 \n sam schwartz \n mate in 5 \n karl fulves
2001
discoverie
Sam Schwartz

Remote Viewing

Inspired byRelated toVariations

2001


57



three card monte \n spectator mixed three cards according to instructions, possible over phone, mathematical \n jim steinmeyer
2002
impuzzibilities
Jim Steinmeyer

Three Card Monte

2002


25



hex in color \n "john a. beck iii"?!, instructions on colored postits \n john j. beck iii \n john a. beck \n hex squared \n karl fulves
2002
latter day secrets
John J. Beck III, John A. Beck

Hex In Color

Inspired by

2002


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the full monte \n hummer's mathematical monte variation with three cards, chosen one named, variation by jack avis with three packets \n lewis jones \n "monte bank" (lewis jones, the spring of 52) \n mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer \n al koran \n clubbed 21 \n jon racherbaumer \n hummahummahummer \n jon racherbaumer \n hummer job \n jon racherbaumer
2002
ahead of the pack
Lewis Jones

The full monte

Inspired byRelated to "Monte Bank" (Lewis Jones, The Spring of 52)
Variations

2002


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divination three by four \n object laid out in a matrix, one is selected and divined \n reinhard müller \n reinhard müller's "3x3 square divination" in "precursor" lxiii, 1998.
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Reinhard Müller

Divination Three by Four

Related to Reinhard Müller's "3x3 Square Divination" in "Precursor" LXIII, 1998.

2002


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magical mystical holiday card \n with instructions that lead to a prediction \n tom jorgenson
2002
magic
Tom Jorgenson

Magical Mystical Holiday Card

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3coin monte \n three cards and three coins, spectator moves cards around, performer places coins on cards which he thinks match the value of the coins via instructions \n karl fulves \n mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer \n al koran
2003
off the books
Karl Fulves

3Coin Monte

Inspired by

2003


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the witchcraft potential test \n 3x3 cards laid out, spectator moves broom around according to instructions \n joe lantiere
2003
mystery school
Joe Lantiere

The Witchcraft Potential Test

2003


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nusense \n hummer monte using ring, watch and key, with prediction \n alain nu \n los tres objetos \n alberto de figueiredo \n solitary rock, paper, scissors \n jeff pierce
2003
xtreme xtrasensory xposed hardcore mentalism
Alain Nu

NuSense

Variations

2003


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triball rites \n three differentcolored balls are switched around under three cups according to instructions, final configuration predicted \n tom stone \n "tribulation" (max maven, dr. faustus journal, apr. 1999) \n the "one two three" trick \n martin gardner
2004
a bite, my dear?
Tom Stone

Triball Rites

Inspired by

2004


1



dreigegenständeforce \n forcing one of three objects, mathematical \n theophil "philius" weidmann \n hellsehen  kinderleicht! \n theophil "philius" weidmann
2004
semimental journey
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann

DreiGegenständeForce

Also published here

2004


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remote driving \n two phase routine, instruction game where toy card is placed and moved among five envelopes with names of different cities, last city is predicted, then spectator pushes car until it stops, city is predicted again / koornwinder kar \n bruce bernstein \n al koran's "the dream car"
2004
three
Bruce Bernstein

Remote Driving

Inspired by Al Koran's "The Dream Car"

2004


1



the punisher \n three weapons are depicted on three cards, cards are mixed and performer knows which weapon is where \n ben rayot
2004
mobile mentalism — volume ii
Ben Rayot

The Punisher

2004


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perfected strangers \n mathematical monte, with jacks and a joker, eliminated cards can always be named \n allan slaight \n strangers from two worlds \n stewart james \n "perfected stranger" in "the new pentagram" vol. 18, #7. 1986 \n strangers in the dark \n rajneesh madhok \n candy from strangers \n steve beam \n perfected strangers \n allan slaight
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 6
Allan Slaight

Perfected Strangers

Inspired byVariationsAlso published here

2006


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strangers in the dark \n using four cards and the card case, cards are named while being removed \n rajneesh madhok \n perfected strangers \n allan slaight
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 6
Rajneesh Madhok

Strangers in the Dark

Inspired by

2006


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candy from strangers \n instruction game using candies, with seven objects \n steve beam \n perfected strangers \n allan slaight
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 6
Steve Beam

Candy From Strangers

Inspired by

2006


69



note under cup finale \n discussion and number reading ending \n darwin ortiz \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
2006
designing miracles
Darwin Ortiz

Note Under Cup Finale

Inspired by

2006


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the bavarian beer game \n instruction game with glasses and beer \n alexander de cova \n die ballydesmond polka \n alexander de cova \n a penny for your thoughts \n paul curry \n balleydesmond polka \n alexander de cova \n balleydesmond polka \n alexander de cova \n balleydesmond polka \n alexander de cova
2006
the california lecture 2006
Alexander de Cova

The Bavarian Beer Game

Inspired byRelated toAlso published here

2006


11



t3mp3st \n "tempest", question written on billet and hidden on on of three cups, billet is located and performer gives answer to question, hummer monte \n docc hilford
2006
qebhsennuf — the book of numbers vol. 2
Docc Hilford

T3mp3st

2006


9



slowmotion roll \n spectator turns die according to rules, performer duplicates final orientation \n karl fulves
2007
prolix
Karl Fulves

SlowMotion Roll

2007


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strangers from two worlds \n five photos, one of them being a celebrity. spectator mixes them up and place them in a row, magician is able to eliminate all the four random photos \n stewart james \n new tops, april 1963 \n hummer's threeobject divination \n bob hummer \n perfected strangers \n allan slaight
2007
the essential stewart james
Stewart James

Strangers From Two Worlds

Inspired byVariationsAlso published here

2007


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dados enigmáticos \n picture with dice and arrows, real die is placed and moved, number is divined, with additional idea by manuel montes \n pepe medina \n manuel montes
2007
el manuscrito
Pepe Medina, Manuel Montes

Dados Enigmáticos

2007


8



balleydesmond polka \n instruction game with glasses and whiskey \n alexander de cova \n the bavarian beer game \n alexander de cova
2007
seminar 1516
Alexander de Cova

Balleydesmond Polka

Also published here

2007


8



balleydesmond polka \n instruction game with glasses and whiskey \n alexander de cova \n the bavarian beer game \n alexander de cova
2007
seminar 2007
Alexander de Cova

Balleydesmond Polka

Also published here

2007


7



one from three \n three items (cards, photographs) in a row, one chosen, the other two exchanged, performer divines it, mathematical three card monte
 basic presentation
 one from three with cards
 using photographs and envelopes \n david lees
2007
miraculous minds
David Lees

One from Three

2007


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monte carlo \n mathematical monte with three toy cars and a key \n val leval \n linear blackjack \n karl fulves \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
2007
miraculous minds
Val LeVal

Monte CarLo

Inspired by

2007


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math glass \n three different glasses, turned up or down \n karl fulves \n half doz. glasses \n karl fulves \n flip dice \n karl fulves \n back story \n karl fulves \n on the rocks \n karl fulves
2008
prolix
Karl Fulves

Math Glass

Related toVariations

2008


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flip dice \n three dice on table, turned over according to instructions, sum on top divined \n karl fulves \n math glass \n karl fulves
2008
prolix
Karl Fulves

Flip Dice

Inspired by

2008


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digital addition \n three items switched around according to instructions \n sam schwartz \n digital dollars \n karl fulves \n einstein's shell game \n karl fulves
2008
prolix
Sam Schwartz

Digital Addition

Inspired byVariations

2008


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einstein's shell game \n three different colored marbles and cups, items switched around, outcome predicted, instruction game \n karl fulves \n digital dollars \n karl fulves \n digital addition \n sam schwartz
2008
prolix
Karl Fulves

Einstein's Shell Game

Inspired by

2008


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perfected strangers \n jacks faceup on table, spectator places joker in row and switches it around according to instructions, performer lets him remove only the jacks with his back turned, with variations \n allan slaight \n new pentagram, sep. 1988 \n "strangers from two worlds" (stewart james, tops, apr. 1963) \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer \n perfected strangers \n allan slaight
2008
spins & needles
Allan Slaight

Perfected Strangers

Inspired by "Strangers from Two Worlds" (Stewart James, Tops, Apr. 1963)
Related toAlso published here

2008


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balleydesmond polka \n instruction game with glasses and whiskey \n alexander de cova \n the bavarian beer game \n alexander de cova
2008
out of my sporran
Alexander de Cova

Balleydesmond Polka

Also published here

2008


4



mental three card monte \n mathematical three card monte \n bob hummer \n roberto giobbi \n hummers mathematical 3 card monte \n bob hummer
2008
card college lighter
Bob Hummer, Roberto Giobbi

Mental Three Card Monte

Inspired by

2008


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apocalypse later \n nine cards with persons on them laid out, spectator moves according to instructions, final resting place predicted, credit information on the parity instruction game \n stephen minch \n genii, april 1992
2009
the book of forgotten secrets
Stephen Minch

Apocalypse Later

Also published here

2009


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the return of mental monte \n \n lewis jones \n mathematical 3card monte \n karl fulves
2010
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 8
Lewis Jones

The Return of Mental Monte

Inspired by

2010


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on the rocks \n three glasses are turned over according to instructions, without looking performer gets all mouth down \n karl fulves \n math glass \n karl fulves
2010
prolix
Karl Fulves

On The Rocks

Related to

2010


447



casey's crayons \n location and color of three crayons divined, free will \n bill abbott
2010
table magic
Bill Abbott

Casey's Crayons

2010


21



the chalice from the palace \n  cardopolis
five glasses, one with "poison" \n david britland \n "borgia's banquet" (cyril tomlinson, abracadabra, vol. 28, no. 704) \n match miracle \n jack yates
2010
genii
David Britland

The Chalice from the Palace

Inspired by "Borgia's Banquet" (Cyril Tomlinson, Abracadabra, Vol. 28, No. 704)
Related to

June 2010


35



balleydesmond polka \n instruction game with glasses and whiskey \n alexander de cova \n die ballydesmond polka \n alexander de cova
2010
better than hartz 4
Alexander de Cova

Balleydesmond Polka

Also published here

2010


13



the heist \n spectator puts money in an envelope, it is mixed with three more envelopes and all but one are put through a shredder according to instructions, the money envelope remains, performer never touches anything \n andy nyman
2010
bulletproof
Andy Nyman

The Heist

2010


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die ballydesmond polka \n instruction game with glasses and whiskey \n alexander de cova \n a penny for your thoughts \n paul curry \n ballydesmond polka \n alexander de cova \n ballydesmond polka  director’s cut \n alexander de cova \n the bavarian beer game \n alexander de cova \n balleydesmond polka \n alexander de cova
2011
seminarleviten
Alexander de Cova

Die Ballydesmond Polka

Inspired byRelated toAlso published here

2011


9



perpetual \n "in order"
four cardboard pieces with numbers on both sides are in envelopes, with his back turned the performer orders them in numerical order \n karl fulves \n perpetual notions \n karl fulves
2011
prolix
Karl Fulves

Perpetual

Variations

2011


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a mindreader's dream \n four boxes with a coin in each, exchanged according to instructions, performer then reveals contents of each box \n joe berg \n the berg variations \n karl fulves \n mel bennett notes \n mel bennett \n kf notes on berg's "dream" \n karl fulves \n 5th amendment \n roy walton
2011
xtra credit
Joe Berg

A Mindreader's Dream

Variations

2011


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mel bennett notes \n using four coins with different dates on four cards instead \n mel bennett \n a mindreader's dream \n joe berg
2011
xtra credit
Mel Bennett

Mel Bennett Notes

Inspired by

2011


56



perpetual notions \n "notes on 'perpetual'"
four cardboard pieces with numbers on both sides are in envelopes, with his back turned the performer orders them in numerical order
 tight circle
 in color
 picking numbers
 perceptual
 using windows
 perpetual numbers \n karl fulves \n perpetual \n karl fulves
2011
xtra credit
Karl Fulves

Perpetual Notions

Inspired by

2011


57



kf notes on berg's "dream" \n  1. check kiting
 2. horse sense
 3. the traveler \n karl fulves \n a mindreader's dream \n joe berg
2011
xtra credit
Karl Fulves

KF Notes on Berg's "Dream"

Inspired by

2011


66



hummahummahummer \n hummer's mathematical monte variation with three cards \n jon racherbaumer \n the full monte \n lewis jones
2011
antinomy
Jon Racherbaumer

HummaHummaHummer

Inspired by

Mar. 2011


9



hummer's threecard monte \n spectator thinks of one of three cards and switches a few cards around, magician divines thought of card, can do with any three objects \n bob hummer \n our contribution \n persi diaconis \n ron graham \n rock, paper, scissors \n cy endfield \n bob neale's rock, paper, scissors \n robert e. neale
2012
magical mathematics
Bob Hummer

Hummer's ThreeCard Monte

Variations

2012


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our contribution \n variation on hummer's three card monte \n persi diaconis \n ron graham \n hummer's threecard monte \n bob hummer
2012
magical mathematics
Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham

Our Contribution

Inspired by

2012


207



rock, paper, scissors \n hummer's three card monte with rock paper scissors theme \n cy endfield \n hummer's threecard monte \n bob hummer
2012
magical mathematics
Cy Endfield

Rock, Paper, Scissors

Inspired by

2012


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