slip of paper force \n writing same number on every slip \n unknown
1941/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 1
Unknown

Slip of Paper Force

1941/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1

273



cloth changing bag \n double bag, used for number force \n unknown
1941/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 1
Unknown

Cloth Changing Bag

1941/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1

292



the force deck \n to force a number \n al baker \n the force deck \n al baker
1951
pet secrets
Al Baker

The Force Deck

Also published here

1951

Pet Secrets

88



an oddity \n paper slips with numbers on each side are arranged by the spectator, see 2022 reference for credit information \n george sands \n doubling down \n steve beam \n litening addition \n bob hummer \n an oddity \n george sands
1954
the new phoenix 301348
George Sands

An Oddity

Related toAlso published here

1954

The New Phoenix 301348
(Issue 312)

50



al bakers nummerforce \n with number cards \n al baker \n al baker number force \n al baker
1962
enzyklopädie der rauhglattkartentricks — teil i
Al Baker

Al Bakers NummerForce

Also published here

1962

Enzyklopädie der RauhGlattKartentricks — Teil I

16



ultrakombination \n  effekt 1 (letter cards are in a 4x4 grid, one row or column selected and a word chosen from those four letters, it is predicted)
 effekt 2 (same with number cards and sum prediction) \n pavel
1971
15 mikrotricks
Pavel

UltraKombination

1971

15 Mikrotricks

6



forcing methods \n to force a number \n burling hull
1976
the amazing world of mentalism
Burling Hull

Forcing Methods

1976

The Amazing World of Mentalism

19



cardputer \n using number cards, numbers on both sides \n alex east \n numeralohgee \n amazing randi \n shigeo futagawa \n musical \n alex east
1982
spellbinder
Alex East

Cardputer

Inspired byRelated to

1982

SpellBinder
(Vol. 2 No. 14)

264



ringobingo \n stover's days of force with bingo cards \n stephen tucker \n rethink \n philip t. goldstein \n days of force \n mel stover
1982
spellbinder
Stephen Tucker

RingoBingo

Inspired byVariations

1982

SpellBinder
(Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas))

19



rethink \n stover's days of force with bingo cards \n philip t. goldstein \n days of force \n mel stover \n ringobingo \n stephen tucker
1983
spellbinder
Philip T. Goldstein

Rethink

Inspired by

1983

SpellBinder
(Vol. 2 No. 24)

468



astro thought \n no. 100, numbers formed with digits on number cards, total predicted \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

Astro Thought

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

138



number force \n with cards, waxed or roughed \n al baker
1983
a history of the brainwave principle
Al Baker

Number Force

1983

A History of the Brainwave Principle

80



on book tests and tarot decks \n using tarot cards to force spot in book \n cushing strout
1984
epoptica
Cushing Strout

On Book Tests and Tarot Decks

Aug. 1984

Epoptica
(Issue 6)

390



murder by memory \n no. 45, page number selected with numbers on pieces of paper, only four outcomes possible \n karl fulves
1985
selfworking paper magic
Karl Fulves

Murder by Memory

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

82



letter of intent \n one of three envelopes chosen by exchanging number cards and adding some, number range force \n karl fulves
1992
deceptive practices
Karl Fulves

Letter of Intent

1992

Deceptive Practices

20



force 58 \n twentyeight numbers in a grid, row selected and sum predicted, tape measure force extension \n steve dusheck
1993
dusheck's mental magic
Steve Dusheck

Force 58

1993

Dusheck's Mental Magic

22



squarerigged \n ace through queen mixed and dealt in 3x3 square formation by spectator, center cards added and used to count to selection, credit information \n justin higham \n "exit" (stephen tucker, abra #2164, july 18th 1987) \n precursor #23, may 1989 \n the square deal \n arthur setterington \n tririgged \n justin higham
1999
arcardia
Justin Higham

SquareRigged

Inspired by "Exit" (Stephen Tucker, Abra #2164, July 18th 1987)
Related toVariationsAlso published here

1999

Arcardia

95



the force deck \n to force a number \n al baker \n the force deck \n al baker
2003
the secret ways of al baker
Al Baker

The Force Deck

Also published here

2003

The Secret Ways of Al Baker
(Issue Pet Secrets)

436



future choice \n five envelope with numbers on either side, added in some way by spectator, total predicted, repeat, see vol. 2 reference for credit information \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n stunumbers \n shigeo futagawa \n "one to eight" (george sands, bill simon's mathematical magic, 1964) \n notes & corrections \n max maven
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

Future Choice

Inspired by "One to Eight" (George Sands, Bill Simon's Mathematical Magic, 1964)
Related to

2003

Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1

73



whitewash \n esp deck, card chosen by adding some numbers on number cards, predicted, all others blank \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n "one to eight" (george sands, bill simon's mathematical magic, 1964)
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

Whitewash

Inspired by "One to Eight" (George Sands, Bill Simon's Mathematical Magic, 1964)

2003

Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1

75



15/14 delight \n subtlety for 14/15 stack \n jerry k. hartman
2006
prolix
Jerry K. Hartman

15/14 Delight

2006

Prolix
(Issue 1)

30



flash force \n math cards with simple equations, card chosen and number of math equation is forced, multiple numbers can be forced \n michael weber
2010
laustin translation
Michael Weber

Flash Force

2010

Laustin Translation

8



the force methods \n number forces
 1. using number cards (magigram, amazing trelba)
 2. "newspaper prediction" (martin gardner, magic, august 2005, also ibidem?)
 3. 4x4 matrix
 4. magic square \n mel bennett \n crazy calendar \n martin gardner
2011
xtra credit
Mel Bennett

The Force Methods

Related to

2011

Xtra Credit
(Issue 10)

69



sublime influence evolution \n some cards with numbers are selected and mixed, number matches reversed logo of pepsi \n michael murray
2014
a piece of my mind
Michael Murray

Sublime Influence Evolution

2014

A Piece Of My Mind

54



the diana games \n introduction to problem: list of target numbers, then six cards with numbers on them, three chosen, they always add up to a target number while the three discards don't, range force \n karl fulves \n super shot \n karl fulves \n a. target practice \n karl fulves \n b. granny's purse \n karl fulves \n c. the game is rigged \n karl fulves \n parajack \n karl fulves \n the x games \n karl fulves \n note 7 \n karl fulves \n soup to nuts \n karl fulves \n menu magic \n karl fulves \n the diana games \n karl fulves \n stebb's bet \n karl fulves \n the 711 game \n karl fulves \n paradice \n karl fulves \n a lego trick \n karl fulves \n grandma's game \n karl fulves
2015
the lowdown
Karl Fulves

The Diana Games

Related to Super Shot (Karl Fulves, 1991)
 Parajack (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 The X Games (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 Note 7 (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 Soup to Nuts (Karl Fulves, 1985)
 Menu Magic (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 The Diana Games (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 Stebb's Bet (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 The 711 Game (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 ParaDice (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 A Lego Trick (Karl Fulves, 2015)
 Grandma's Game (Karl Fulves, 2015)
Variations

2015

The Lowdown
(Issue 1)

27



number force \n cards with numbers distributed, twodigit numbers formed and added \n unknown
2016
the performance pieces & divertissements of the famous handsome jack, etc.
Unknown

Number Force

2016

The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc.

64



an oddity \n paper slips with numbers on each side are arranged by the spectator \n george sands \n an oddity \n george sands
2022
hummer's odyssey
George Sands

An Oddity

Also published here

2022

Hummer's Odyssey

16



shigeo futagawa prediction \n four cards with numbers on both sides are mixed, total predicted \n shigeo futagawa \n fractal music, hypercards & more (martin gardner, 1991, p. 223)
2022
hummer's odyssey
Shigeo Futagawa

Shigeo Futagawa Prediction

Also published here Fractal Music, Hypercards & More (Martin Gardner, 1991, p. 223)

2022

Hummer's Odyssey

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