the psychic prediction\ntotal of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains\ncharles t. jordan
1921
the four full hands Charles T. Jordan

The Psychic Prediction

total of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains

a thought is fathomed\nusing deck of cards to force page number, si stebbins\ntheodore annemann\nfathomed thought\ntheodore annemann
1934
sh-h-h--! it's a secret Theodore Annemann

A Thought is Fathomed

using deck of cards to force page number, Si Stebbins

mephisto's message\nnumber selected via card values from one half gives position of selection in other half\n unknown\ncurious coincidence\n unknown
1935
mental magic with cards
Unknown

Mephisto's Message

number selected via card values from one half gives position of selection in other half

psychic prediction\ntotal of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains\ncharles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Charles T. Jordan

Psychic Prediction

total of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains

the fifteenth card\nvalues of two selections are added and counted down, card predicted, half deck stack\ncharles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Charles T. Jordan

The Fifteenth Card

values of two selections are added and counted down, card predicted, half deck stack

fathomed thought\nusing deck of cards to force page number, si stebbins\ntheodore annemann\na thought is fathomed\ntheodore annemann
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Theodore Annemann

Fathomed Thought

using deck of cards to force page number, Si Stebbins

the fourteen deck\nset-up to force the number fourteen that can be shuffled, rough-smooth\nralph w. hull
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Ralph W. Hull

The Fourteen Deck

set-up to force the number fourteen that can be shuffled, rough-smooth

'number, please'\nprediction of a name in a telephone book, the accessory as a number force\ntheodore annemann
1939
the incorporated strange secrets Theodore Annemann

'Number, Please'

prediction of a name in a telephone book, the Accessory as a number force

free force\nforcing fourteen or fifteen with playing cards, see reference for correction\nronald b. edwards\nthe back room\nbruce elliott
1944
the phoenix 51-100 Ronald B. Edwards

Free Force

forcing fourteen or fifteen with playing cards, see reference for correction

days of force\ncalendar number force\nmel stover\nfortunes of a wise fool\nstephen minch\nrainbow matrix\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik\nrainbow matrix\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik\nmatrix number force\nthomas alan waters\nquintasense\nthomas alan waters\nringo-bingo\nstephen tucker\nrethink\nphilip t. goldstein\nthreesum\nthomas alan waters\ncalendar prediction\nmel stover
1945
the phoenix 51-100 Mel Stover

advertising stunt\ntwo lines printed on a card, one with letters one with numbers, number divined\ntom fitzgerald\nsee also "the 'q' trick" in hoffmann's " modern magic" p.560
1945
the phoenix 51-100 Tom Fitzgerald

Advertising Stunt

two lines printed on a card, one with letters one with numbers, number divined

Related to

see also "The 'Q' Trick" in Hoffmann's " Modern Magic" p.560

two quickies\n- transposition of two cards
- forcing a number with coins\nronald b. edwards\nsmall change prediction\nronald b. edwards
1953
the phoenix 251 - 300 Ronald B. Edwards

Two Quickies

- transposition of two cards
- forcing a number with coins

astral digit\nafter some easy arithmetics, spectator and performer have the same number written on a slate\njack yates
1954
minds in close-up Jack Yates

Astral Digit

after some easy arithmetics, spectator and performer have the same number written on a slate

the irrisistible force\n\nmel stover\nrainbow matrix\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik\nrainbow matrix\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik\nthreesum\nthomas alan waters\nforce majeur\nphilip t. goldstein\ntile force\ndoug canning
1957
the new phoenix 301-348 Mel Stover

page force\ntwo books, miscall\ndavid hoy\npage force\ntony corinda\nafterthought!\nrobert schwarz
1963
the bold and subtle miracles of dr. faust David Hoy

another effect is the following\nas a number force or book test\nedward marlo\nthe restacking pack\nalex elmsley
1964
faro controlled miracles Edward Marlo

oops 1: fifty years of history\nnumerical force to select a particular card on a grid of twenty cards, based on an important year to the spectator\nchan canasta
1966
book of oopses Chan Canasta

Oops 1: Fifty years of history

Numerical force to select a particular card on a grid of twenty cards, based on an important year to the spectator

oops 4: matches not for burning\nsome matches placed in three equal groups on the page, moved around according to instructions, predict how many matches in the middle group\nchan canasta
1966
book of oopses 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

oops 9: look out for a number\n1089 force, prediction is 6801 on the page, must flip upside down to reveal prediction\nchan canasta\n6801 prediction\nsteve beam
1966
book of oopses Chan Canasta

Oops 9: Look out for a number

1089 force, prediction is 6801 on the page, must flip upside down to reveal prediction

das meister-spiel\ndeck shuffled, when card is removed the performer instantly knows it, rough-smooth pairs in si stebbins or other arrangement, also for clean removal of three cards from deck out-of-hand, number force for book test\ntan hock chuan\njochen zmeck\nr. & s. master pack\ntan hock chuan
1967
enzyklopÃ¤die der rauh-glatt-kartentricks - teil iii Tan Hock Chuan, Jochen Zmeck

Das Meister-Spiel

deck shuffled, when card is removed the performer instantly knows it, rough-smooth pairs in Si Stebbins or other arrangement, also for clean removal of three cards from deck out-of-hand, number force for book test

number force\nlimited pool of numbers, spectator's hold up hands with outstretched fingers, two-digit number is created\npaul siegel
1972
doorway to delusion Paul Siegel

Number Force

limited pool of numbers, spectator's hold up hands with outstretched fingers, two-digit number is created

vision diabolique\nperformer is blindfolded, the reveals number written on a slate, name and drawing drawn on blank card\npaul siegel
1972
doorway to delusion Paul Siegel

Vision Diabolique

performer is blindfolded, the reveals number written on a slate, name and drawing drawn on blank card

... and the last word\non perfect calculator model for novak's calcu-total\nfredric kolb\ncalcu-total!\njohn a. novak
1974
the compleat magick - volume ii Fredric Kolb

... And the Last Word

on perfect calculator model for Novak's Calcu-Total

small change prediction\nforcing 2010 with coins\nronald b. edwards\ntwo quickies\nronald b. edwards
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 9-10 Ronald B. Edwards

double mental test\none of four borrowed coins chosen, two chosen cards added, coin and sum predicted in wallet, two methods\njerry mentzer\n"double mental test" (linking ring, february 1971)\ndouble mental test\njerry mentzer
1975
close up cues Jerry Mentzer

Double Mental Test

one of four borrowed coins chosen, two chosen cards added, coin and sum predicted in wallet, two methods

Also published here

"Double Mental Test" (Linking Ring, February 1971)

monte carlo\nspectator makes calculations starting from 27 by choosing plus or minus cards, arrives at 64, force\nkarl fulves
1978
interlocutor Karl Fulves

Monte Carlo

spectator makes calculations starting from 27 by choosing plus or minus cards, arrives at 64, force

rainbow matrix\nnumber force with a magic square, see also mel stover's "days of force" in phoenix #77 and "the irrisistible forceâ€œ in new phoenix #340\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik\ndays of force\nmel stover\nthe irrisistible force\nmel stover\nrainbow matrix - weber notes\nmichael weber
1980
the violet book of mentalism 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 Forceâ€œ in New Phoenix #340

mother goose force\nto force a page, based on the miraskill idea\nbob hummer\nmartin gardner's "mother goose mystery"
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets Bob Hummer

rainbow matrix\nnumber force with a magic square, see also "the irrisistible forceâ€œ in new phoenix #340\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik\ndays of force\nmel stover\nthe irrisistible force\nmel stover
1982
shuffled lecture Philip T. Goldstein, Walter B. Gibson, Maurice Kraitchik

Rainbow Matrix

number force with a magic square, see also "The Irrisistible Forceâ€œ in New Phoenix #340

cardputer\nusing number cards, numbers on both sides\nalex east\nnumeral-oh-gee\n amazing randi\nshigeo futagawa\nmusical\nalex east
1982
spell-binder Alex East

ringo-bingo\nstover's days of force with bingo cards\nstephen tucker\ndays of force\nmel stover\nrethink\nphilip t. goldstein
1982
spell-binder Stephen Tucker

half open omen\nnumber prediction with cards using cyclical stack (si stebbins, eight kings), featuring comedy patter "heinz across the sea"\nstewart james
1983
arcane Stewart James

Half Open Omen

number prediction with cards using cyclical stack (Si Stebbins, Eight Kings), featuring comedy patter "Heinz Across the Sea"

koran / victor number force\nsee al koran's jackpot coins\nal koran\nedward victor\na match divination\nedward victor
1983
pabular Al Koran, Edward Victor

rethink\nstover's days of force with bingo cards\nphilip t. goldstein\ndays of force\nmel stover\nringo-bingo\nstephen tucker
1983
spell-binder Philip T. Goldstein

threesum\ntriple prediction on selected playing cards, with bingo chart (stover's "irrisistible force")\nthomas alan waters\npeter warlock's "caught thoughts" in "pentagram" vol. 10, no. 6, 1956. p. 49.\ndays of force\nmel stover\nthe irrisistible force\nmel stover
1984
mind, myth & magick Thomas Alan Waters

Threesum

triple prediction on selected playing cards, with Bingo chart (Stover's "irrisistible Force")

Inspired by

Peter Warlock's "Caught Thoughts" in "Pentagram" Vol. 10, No. 6, 1956. P. 49.

murder by memory\nno. 45, page number selected with numbers on pieces of paper, only four outcomes possible\nkarl fulves
1985
self-working paper magic Karl Fulves

Murder by Memory

No. 45, page number selected with numbers on pieces of paper, only four outcomes possible

almanac affinity\nno. 79, spectator removes page of newspaper and adds all four page numbers, number used to look up word in almanac, forced, two handlings\nkarl fulves
1985
self-working paper magic 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

magic with <i>paper magic</i>\nno. 81, this book is a force-book with "tricks" as every fourth word at the start of each chapter, complicated force with cards, word and a card value predicted\nkarl fulves
1985
self-working paper magic Karl Fulves

Magic with Paper Magic

No. 81, this book is a force-book with "tricks" as every fourth word at the start of each chapter, complicated force with cards, word and a card value predicted

6801 prediction\ncomedy prediction with a twist, 1089 force\nsteve beam\nmartin gardner's "mathematics, magic & mystery", 1956 p. 164\noops 9: look out for a number\nchan canasta\nthe trapdoor issue #13\nsteve beam
1986
the trapdoor - volume one Steve Beam

6801 Prediction

comedy prediction with a twist, 1089 force

Related to

Martin Gardner's "Mathematics, Magic & Mystery", 1956 p. 164

force majeur\nmatrix force for any number, approach to mel stover's "irresistible force"\nphilip t. goldstein\nthe irrisistible force\nmel stover
1987
doth Philip T. Goldstein

Force Majeur

matrix force for any number, approach to Mel Stover's "Irresistible Force"

toddler\npacket mixed face-up/face-down, values added up is force number\nphilip t. goldstein\nrobert e. neale\n"baby hummer" (charles hudson, linking ring)\nnumber hummer\nrobert e. neale
1989
fifth Philip T. Goldstein, Robert E. Neale

Toddler

packet mixed face-up/face-down, values added up is force number

letter of intent\none of three envelopes chosen by exchanging number cards and adding some, number range force\nkarl fulves
1992
deceptive practices Karl Fulves

Letter of Intent

one of three envelopes chosen by exchanging number cards and adding some, number range force

fragment: notes for a chapter on the psychology of magic\ncollection of different psychological forces of numbers and cards\njohn northern hilliard
1994
more greater magic John Northern Hilliard

Fragment: Notes for a Chapter on The Psychology of Magic

collection of different psychological forces of numbers and cards

the square deal\nno. 24, 3x3 layout with twelve cards, center cards added give forced number, card at this position predicted\narthur setterington
1995
self-working close-up card magic Arthur Setterington

The Square Deal

No. 24, 3x3 layout with twelve cards, center cards added give forced number, card at this position predicted

moms come and go but a rolex is forever\n"a revised milt kort classic", 3 1/2 gag with a book page instead of cards\npaul harris\nmilton kort
1996
the art of astonishment - book 3 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

the client confidence sugar shocker\nnine sugar packets are numbered on one side, double facer sugar packet is used to force a certain number\nfrancis carlyle\n? truzi\nburling hull\npaul harris\nsimply mental\njack parker
1996
the art of astonishment - book 3 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 number

prediction supreme\nno. 20, some cards chosen and their values added, fifteen, card at that position predicted\n unknown
2001
new self-working card tricks
Unknown

Prediction Supreme

No. 20, some cards chosen and their values added, fifteen, card at that position predicted

a friendly ghost\nno. 51, two cards chosen from two decks match, card also predicted, non-shuffle gilbreath principle (taking cards from top or bottom)\nkarl fulves
2001
new self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

A Friendly Ghost

No. 51, two cards chosen from two decks match, card also predicted, non-shuffle Gilbreath principle (taking cards from top or bottom)

the one o'clock mystery\nspelling hours to arrive at one, kruskal\njim steinmeyer\ncursed by an evil spell\nmarty kane
2002
impuzzibilities Jim Steinmeyer

20. the hunt for red october (book test)\npage and word forced via playing card procedure\nronald a. wohl (ravelli)
2009
penumbra Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli)

cursed by an evil spell\nafter spelling on fingers a number is divined\nmarty kane\nthe one o'clock mystery\njim steinmeyer
2010
semi-automatic card tricks - volume 8 Marty Kane

a bird in the hand\naudience selects finger through counting procedure - middle finger\nsteve mayhew\nfive cards on the march\njim steinmeyer\nstewart james\nfinger flinger\nmarty kane\nsteve beam
2011
full frontal mayhew Steve Mayhew

A Bird in the Hand

audience selects finger through counting procedure - middle finger

fair and square\n4x4 square layout, spectator choses row or column, values added, selection at that position in the rest, magic square force\nharry lorayne
2011
special effects Harry Lorayne

Fair And Square

4x4 square layout, spectator choses row or column, values added, selection at that position in the rest, magic square force

rainbow matrix\nnumber force with a magic square\nmax maven\nrainbow matrix\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik
2015
the black book of mentalism Max Maven

rainbow matrix - weber notes\n\nmichael weber\nrainbow matrix\nphilip t. goldstein\nwalter b. gibson\nmaurice kraitchik
2015
the black book of mentalism Michael Weber

tile force\nvariation on the matrix force. number force with grid\ndoug canning\nmathematical recreations by maurice kraitchik, 1942.\nthe irrisistible force\nmel stover
2015
semi-automatic card tricks - volume 9 Doug Canning

Tile Force

Variation on the matrix force. Number force with grid

the talisman\nnon-card version of card trick predicting how long a volunteer has left to live.\nsteve beam\n"mortality" (steve beam, semi-automatic card tricks, vol. 3, 2003)\n"mortality-the second opinion" (steve beam, semi-automatic card tricks, vol. 4, 2002)
2015
semi-automatic card tricks - volume 9 Steve Beam

The Talisman

Non-card version of card trick predicting how long a volunteer has left to live.

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

Number Force

cards with numbers distributed, two-digit numbers formed and added

yin yang divide\nsix cards chosen, separated into two groups of three and each added up, both totals predicted\nso sato
2016
the secrets of so sato So Sato

Yin Yang Divide

six cards chosen, separated into two groups of three and each added up, both totals predicted