50 entries in Numbers / Number Forces / Other Props
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Oswald Rae The Miracle Slate sum appears on initialed slate under individual numbers Between Ourselves 43
Walter B. Gibson Date Sense numbers on calendar are added, matrix forceRelated toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 41) 279
Theodore Annemann 'Number, Please' prediction of a name in a telephone book, the Accessory as a number force with counters The Incorporated Strange Secrets 11
Tom Fitzgerald Advertising Stunt two lines printed on a card, one with letters one with numbers, number divinedRelated to
  • see also "The 'Q' Trick" in Hoffmann's " Modern Magic" p.560
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 97) 394
Mel Stover Days of Force calendar number forceRelated toVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 77) 313
Ronald B. Edwards Two Quickies - transposition of two cards
- forcing a number with coins
Variations The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 277) 1109
Mel Stover The Irrisistible Force Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 340) 162
Tony Corinda Page Force same as David Hoy'sRelated to Book Tests 205
David Hoy Page Force two books, miscallRelated to The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 22
Chan Canasta Oops 4: Matches not for burning Some matches placed in three equal groups on the page, moved around according to instructions, predict how many matches in the middle group Book of Oopses 10
Ronald B. Edwards Small Change Prediction forcing 2010 with coinsInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10) 1043
Richard Webster Hermetica Tarot card off-beat prediction The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 158) 789
Al Mann The Locked Book with locked book, forcing a limited choice, numbers written in a row and three are encircled Of Words and Wizards 22
Philip T. Goldstein, Walter B. Gibson, Maurice Kraitchik Rainbow Matrix number force with a magic square, see also Mel Stover's "Days Of Force" in Phoenix #77 and "The Irrisistible Force“ in New Phoenix #340Inspired byRelated toVariations The Violet Book of Mentalism 8
George B. Anderson The Pendulum and Random Numbers number is divined with pendulum, number force The Magic Pendulum 9
Stephen Minch Mind Runes four rune sticks with one spot on one side and two on the other, stick thrown and card at spot-sum position in Tarot deck noted, number and card predicted as well as spot configuration on rune sticks Mind Runes 1
Philip T. Goldstein Ahoy There! book test featuring a matrix number force Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 4) 474
Harry Lorayne All Aboard book test featuring a matrix number force Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 4) 475
Philip T. Goldstein, Walter B. Gibson, Maurice Kraitchik Rainbow Matrix number force with a magic squareInspired byRelated to shuffled lecture 4
Thomas Alan Waters Wheelie forcing a number with a roulette wheel Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Octasm) 324
Alex East Musical song predictionRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 20) 380
Al Koran, Edward Victor Koran / Victor Number Force see Al Koran's Jackpot CoinsRelated to Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 2) 1177
Martin Breese 4929 force based on basic four numbers on a Visa card Spell-Binder (Vol. 3, No. 31) 610
Unknown Familiar Spirit No. 6, forcing a postion in a dial by adding four number to the same digits scrambled Self-Working Number Magic 7
Stephen Clark The Broken Square No. 36, square with two parts missing, still magic square, used for force Self-Working Number Magic 61
Walter B. Gibson Date Sense No. 72, numbers on calendar are added, matrix forceRelated to Self-Working Number Magic 92
Martin Gardner Crazy Calendar No. 73, calendar force with matrix principleInspired byRelated to Self-Working Number Magic 94
Karl Fulves Auto Suggestion No. 84, license plate prediction, involving number cards and state cardsRelated to Self-Working Number Magic 104
Thomas Alan Waters Threesum triple prediction on selected playing cards, with Bingo chart (Stover's "irrisistible Force")Inspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mynd) 557
Karl Fulves Almanac Affinity No. 79, spectator removes page of newspaper and adds all four page numbers, number used to look up word in almanac, forced, two handlings Self-Working Paper Magic 142
David Britland Star-Gazer horoscope chosen with counters with number on them, reading is predicted Psychomancy 35
Mel Stover Calender Force Psychomancy 52
Philip T. Goldstein Force Majeur matrix force for any number, approach to Mel Stover's "Irresistible Force"Inspired by Doth 9
Michael Weber Q-Tip Inspired by Life Savers 69
Karl Fulves Number Force number from one to ten forced with typewriter Typecast 101
Don Nielsen Kronos force of number five, six or seven with wrist watch procedure, newspaper test application, see note on p. 7Related to
  • "Step Back in Time" (Stephen Tucker, Compendium, 1984)
Rigmarole (Issue 1) 4
Mel Bennett S.P.A.T. letters associated with numbers, credit informationInspired by
  • Lee Sallows idea in Word Ways, Feb. 1990
Verbatim (Issue 10) 133
Francis Carlyle, ? Truzi, Burling Hull, Paul Harris The Client Confidence Sugar Shocker nine sugar packets are numbered on one side, double facer sugar packet is used to force a certain numberRelated to The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Secrets of the Astonishing Executive) 263
Paul Harris, Milton Kort Moms Come and Go but a Rolex is Forever "A Revised Milt Kort Classic", 3 1/2 gag with a book page instead of cards, dial force The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Secrets of the Astonishing Executive) 277
Philip T. Goldstein Paradox Redux "Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
tapestry parity principle, credit information, 4x4 number matrix, 19 or 61
Inspired by The Fine Print (Issue 8) 247
Karl Fulves 10¢ Worth page number chosen with procedure with coin change, forcing a set of possible numbers Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 183
Karl Fulves Urban Legends four urban legends and their opposite on cards along with eight numbers, some cards are turned over and numbers added, force for 47
- Second Method
- Background
Inspired byRelated to Prolix (Issue 1) 14
Don Nielsen Page Force forcing a number from two to nine with a newspaper, book test application Prolix (Issue 3) 149
Mel Stover Calendar Prediction Mel Stover's "Days of Force" with calendarRelated to Secret Agenda (Issue Oct 20) 312
Michael Weber References for Number-Matrix Force Weber's Winning Idea 4
Michael Weber Weber's Winning Idea number-matrix force on lottery ticketRelated to Weber's Winning Idea 1
Max Maven Rainbow Matrix number force with a magic squareRelated to The Black Book of Mentalism 4
Michael Weber Rainbow Matrix - Weber Notes Inspired by The Black Book of Mentalism 5
Doug Canning Tile Force Variation on the matrix force. Number force with gridInspired byVariations
  • Mathematical Recreations by Maurice Kraitchik, 1942.
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 116
Steve Beam The Talisman Non-card version of card trick predicting how long a volunteer has left to live.Inspired by
  • "Mortality" (Steve Beam, Semi-Automatic Card Tricks, Vol. 3, 2003)
Related to
  • "Mortality-The Second Opinion" (Steve Beam, Semi-Automatic Card Tricks, Vol. 4, 2002)
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 118