77 entries in Chip
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Unknown Tao Li Tao, The Chinese Mystery wooden chips, odd-colored one moves up in pileAlso published here Later Magic 568
Unknown Tao Li Tao, The Chinese Mystery wooden chips, odd-colored one moves up in pileAlso published here Magical Titbits 13
Charles T. Jordan The Letter-Mailing Mystery No. 7, stack of chips with numbers, set of envelopes, envelope and postage chosen with stack of chips are divined Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 17
Charles T. Jordan The Ubiquitous Poker Chip No. 5, three hats and three red, blue and white chips are distributed, they assembleRelated to
  • "The Patriotic Billard Balls" (Hatton & Plate)
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 12
Tom Sellers The Patriotic Discs three discs of three colors each transpose around in three handkerchiefs Magical Pleasantries 12
Tom Sellers Touch Counters several counters/chips of different colors in bag, initialed one found by performer More Secrets 14
Tom Sellers Throbit performer know whether addition result is odd or even, chip divination presentation More Secrets 18
Unknown The Problem of the Three Poker Chips three chips are pocketed by three spectators, performer divines them Greater Magic 139
Brainerd Baker Color Waves five chips with dots of different colors, performer removes named color from pocket without looking Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 3) 4
Dr. L. Rothbart X Marks the Spot monte with three blank chips, one has X on one side Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 4) 3
L. Vosburgh Lyons Call It A Puzzle six discs with a different sign on each side are thrown and turned over while spelling a word, then one disc is hidden and performer turns back, he reveals which side is up on the hidden discRelated toVariations The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 8) 29
Unknown The Chameleon Poker Chips Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 177
Willard J. Smith The Philanthropic Poker Chip seal appears on poker chip, as a pitch, see Sphinx "Victory Poker Chip" My Best 186
Tommy Dowd Liars! three poker chips with a different stamps on it are selected, one of three spectators has to lie the other two tell the truth, performer knows who has which chipInspired by
  • an idea of Jack Vosburgh's "More than a Trick"
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 364
Bob Hummer Hummer Tricks Hummer's Poker Chip Trick: numbered poker chips, magician can divine sum of the numbers on three concealed poker chips Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 111
Stewart James The Count of Monte Carlo total prediction, three digit numbers formed with poker chips Magic Mine No. 1 7
Stewart James Let the Chips Fall different colored chips placed in three tumblers change places Magic Mine No. 1 17
The Amazing Maurice ESP Tumblers chip is placed under any cup, performer divines where Still More Miracles in Mentalism 18
Al Koran The Gold Medallion prediction of number on medallionRelated toVariations Al Koran's Professional Presentations 11
Jens Korth Roulette chips penetrates table, chink a chink with one jumbo card, color change, shells The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 268
Erhard Liebenow Turnover Drop move for removing the shell The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 277
Erhard Liebenow Baffle Drop The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 278
Sol Stone Changing Chips one-handed exchange of two chips/coins as transformation Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 248
Paul Siegel Color-Ception different colored chips are divined behind back Doorway to Delusion 8
Glenn G. Gravatt, Al Koran The Antique Medallion Inspired by Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 58
Unknown Chip Shuffle / Coin Faro flourish Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 390
Joseph M. White Charlatan Chips two poker chips, one chip sticks to hand Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 263
Jerry Mentzer Poker Chip Chicanery poker chips produced from handkerchief, a chip changes color, then into silver dollar Close-up Cavalcade 74
Jerry Mentzer Four Colors Get Together with poker chips on corners of handkerchief and 1 cardboard cover Close-up Cavalcade 110
Amedeo Vacca Monte Carlo Chips three chips, X drawn on one, monte routine Amedeo's Continental Magic 41
Sid Fleischman, Robert "Bob" J. Gunther 'Test' Conditions number on poker chip is divined, in rattle box The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 131) 652
Unknown Psychic Six performer names chosen chip from six chips in bag, then all on table and chosen one is predicted Another Close-up Cavalcade 149
Alan Shaxon The Jubilee Medallion number appears on medallionRelated to Practical Sorcery 21
Philip T. Goldstein Odd Man Out! seven poker chips, two have an X on one side, spectator selects three and performer predicts how many marked chips are among them The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 185) 923
Richard Kaufman Doin' It With Poker Chips The Interlocked Production of Coins 24
John F. Mendoza Interlude III ending for "Interlude II" from Johnson Products The Book of John 103
Karl Fulves Medallion impromptu method, credit information, card and number predictedInspired by The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1125
Al Koran Chips chips in bowl, some are selected by performer and spectator, relation is predicted The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 219) 1092
Jack Kent Tillar Ultimedallion design for Koran Medallion, number actually inscribedInspired by The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 208) 1039
Philip T. Goldstein Mister Lucky prediction in envelope, three different-colored chips, two chosen by spectators, Himber wallet The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 220) 1097
Jules Hirsch Ivory Tower stunt with stack of checkers or dice, chip is rolled towards it and one is thrown out The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1297
Karl Fulves Cheating At Dice on gambling books and a method to short-change casino chips Interlocutor (Issue 28) 109
Burton S. Sperber Chips four poker chips with different colors in performer's pocket, one is selected by spectator and divined, see also p. 1120 for ideas by Orville Meyer The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 223) 1111
David Britland Velleda Variations chips with numbers in a bag, forcing a number, erasable inkInspired by The Talon (Issue 3) 25
Dana Betz The Betz Poker-Roll coin roll-out in which coins are rolled across table Close-up Entertainer 104
Hans E. Trixer No Fish Finale jumbo chip appearsInspired by Arcane (Issue 2) 21
Hans E. Trixer No Fish four red pokcer chips turn black one by one, see reference for a jumbo chip finaleVariations Arcane (Issue 1) 2
Paul Swinford, Bob Hummer Silver and Gold various parity effects (six routines) inspired by Bob Hummer's work with numbered chips and small metal cups Arcane (Issue 2) 17
Bob Hummer Hummer's Poker Chip Baffle six poker chips with numbers on each side, spectator can turn them while performer's back is turned and then cover three chips, performer names numbers coveredRelated toVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 4
Dennis Marks Grand Strategy color chip chosen by spectator, scrambled cube solved by performer blindfolded, first chosen color then rest, cube really brute-force solvedAlso published here The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 277) 1382
Wayne Dobson Koran Revisited gimmick to load and add gimmick for Koran MedallionRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 4) 66
Camilo Vázquez Square Casino Chip Switch Wild Card move Das Camilo Seminar "81" 4
Camilo Vázquez Transformation of Jeton similar to Ross Bertram's Rubdown, as a transformation of to square casino chips Das Camilo Seminar "81" 5
Camilo Vázquez Jetons square casino chips, two red and two black change places and transform Das Camilo Seminar "81" 3
Fantasio Fantastic Chip Turnover double sided displayVariations The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 43
Johnny Thompson Polish-ing Koran's Medallion Inspired by Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 320
Thomas Alan Waters Chronogram Koran medallion with a pocket watch, initials on the watch Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 632
Mitch Williams Chip Off the Old Block large silk appears, poker chips, potatoe chips and brick appear from silk Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 5&6) 24
Unknown The Pivot No. 25, two coins held between fingers, first finger flips it to back, poker chip flourish Self-Working Coin Magic 37
Karl Fulves Crossroader poker chips chosen from two cups, high number wins, audience decides who wins in the long run Swindle & Cheat 23
Karl Fulves Threesome percentage game with chips in cups Swindle & Cheat 41
Karl Fulves Square Numbers columns and rows in magic square as nontransitive set with special properties, applied to chips game
- The Basic Squares
- Alien Numbers
- Twofer
- Advantage Player
Swindle & Cheat 25
Ali Bongo Forcieren eines Farb-Chips chips on strings in a bag, to force a color Ali Bongo 12
Dana Betz The Betz Poker-Roll coin roll-out in which coins are rolled across table The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 135
John Graham Let's Go To Las Vegas using poker chips from different casinos Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 3) 2770
Joshua Jay Grandma's Coin Trick Two coin transposition with surprise ending of poker chip production (uses purse)Inspired byAlso published here A Teen's Routines 39
Joshua Jay Grandma's Coin Trick Two coin transposition with surprise ending of poker chip production (uses purse)Inspired byAlso published here Magic Atlas 30
Philip T. Goldstein Chipper card at number, four poker chips with numbers, two decksVariations Flaunting Five Fanciful Formulae 2
Ali Bongo Plane Design six chips with symbols, one is predicted Lecture Notes - Geneva 2002 10
Karl Fulves Named Dropper four different-colored poker chips in hand, named color vanishes, or named chip vanishes and reappears in stooge's hand Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 226
Trevor Lewis The Medal medal vanishes and appears back in box, idea Routines Matter 104
Unknown Chip Gyp spectator takes a number of poker chips, rest counted and digits added, some more chips given to other spectators, performer divines how many which spectator has Prolix (Issue 8) 503
Karl Fulves Poker Chip Gypsy Expansion of Texture type routine with chips Prolix (Issue 9) 620
Karl Fulves Left or Right "Unexplained"
game with three letter card (L, C, R) and poker chip, winner must be predicted, posed as a problem
Inspired by
  • "LCR Game", marketed item
Prolix (Issue 10) 679
Bob Farmer Fished In And Chips Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 89
John Guastaferro Chip Off the Old Daley red and black poker chip transpose, then red and black aces placed on top of chips transpose En Route 63
Johnny Thompson The Koran Medallion credit information, Medallion hanging around performer's neckInspired by The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 157