the expunged numeral \n performer names number after some calculations have been done, two presentations given \n unknown \n devil's dial \n francis j. baker
1890
more magic
Unknown

The Expunged Numeral

Related to

1890

More Magic

237



to predict the sum of five rows of figures \n \n unknown
1890
more magic
Unknown

To Predict the Sum of Five Rows of Figures

1890

More Magic

241



the box of numbers \n four numbered blocks put in closed box, performer divines arranged number, magnetism \n unknown
1890
more magic
Unknown

The Box of Numbers

1890

More Magic

257



3. experimente mit zahlen \n medium divines sum of numbers that spectators put on a slate \n unknown
1895
die zauberwelt
Unknown

3. Experimente mit Zahlen

Apr. 1895

Die Zauberwelt
(Vol. 1 No. 4)

56



zu erraten, wieviel geldstücke eine person in ihrer hand hält \n spectator takes a number of coins and has to do calculations with that number, performer in the end divines the number of coins \n unknown
1896
die zauberwelt
Unknown

Zu erraten, wieviel Geldstücke eine Person in ihrer Hand hält

Feb. 1896

Die Zauberwelt
(Vol. 2 No. 2)

28



suggestion und hypnose \n four fourdigit numbers written down and added, predicted \n unknown \n suggestion und hypnose \n unknown
1896
der zauberspiegel
Unknown

Suggestion und Hypnose

Related to

June 1896

Der Zauberspiegel
(Vol. 1 No. 10)

158



suggestion und hypnose \n explanation of the effect \n unknown \n suggestion und hypnose \n unknown
1896
der zauberspiegel
Unknown

Suggestion und Hypnose

Related to

July 1896

Der Zauberspiegel
(Vol. 1 No. 11)

172



die geisterschrift à la conradi \n numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover \n friedrich w. conradihorster \n das spiritistische schreibmedium \n unknown \n b) der notizblock \n unknown
1897
der zauberspiegel
Friedrich W. ConradiHorster

Die Geisterschrift à la Conradi

Related to

Oct. 1897

Der Zauberspiegel
(Vol. 3 No. 4)

61



das spiritistische schreibmedium \n numbers added on pad, sum appears on slate without cover \n unknown \n die geisterschrift à la conradi \n friedrich w. conradihorster
1897
der zauberspiegel
Unknown

Das spiritistische Schreibmedium

Related to

Nov. 1897

Der Zauberspiegel
(Vol. 3 No. 5)

75



der kobold in der flasche \n no. 36, name of chosen card or sum of numbers appears on paper in bottle, chemical \n samuel "st. roman" thiersfeld
1899
jedermann zauberkünstler!
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld

Der Kobold in der Flasche

1899

Jedermann Zauberkünstler!

103



zur slade'schen schiefertafel \n \n henry slade \n dr. med. v. rutkowski \n die mechanische doppeltafel mit beweglicher einlage \n unknown
1902
die zauberwelt
Henry Slade, Dr. Med. v. Rutkowski

Zur Slade'schen Schiefertafel

Related to

May 1902

Die Zauberwelt
(Vol. 8 No. 5)

75



ein moderner hellseher \n four fivedigit numbers written on paper and added, number predicted in envelope, numbers switched before the last spectator writes down his numbers, final row added by performer \n bertram north
1903
die zauberwelt
Bertram North

Ein moderner Hellseher

Nov. 1903

Die Zauberwelt
(Vol. 9 No. 11)

169



gedankenerraten \n calculation with multidigit number, one digit dropped and that digit divined by performer \n paul von kalnassy
1904
der zauberspiegel
Paul von Kalnassy

GedankenErraten

June 1904

Der Zauberspiegel
(Vol. 4 No. 6)

98



the mysterious addition \n crystal bell divines written numbers \n joseph michael hartz \n the mysterious addition \n joseph michael hartz
1911
later magic
Joseph Michael Hartz

The Mysterious Addition

Also published here

1911

Later Magic

662



the mysterious addition \n crystal bell divines written numbers \n joseph michael hartz \n the mysterious addition \n joseph michael hartz
1911
magical titbits
Joseph Michael Hartz

The Mysterious Addition

Also published here

1911

Magical Titbits

118



das geheimnis der uhr. \n no. 11, pocket watch placed under silk, contains prediction of name, selected card and total of numbers \n friedrich "fritz" hügli
1926
magische miniaturen
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli

Das Geheimnis der Uhr.

1926

Magische Miniaturen

39



a numeral mystery \n with number cards \n tom sellers
1931
sellers' secrets
Tom Sellers

A Numeral Mystery

1931

Sellers' Secrets

14



throbit \n performer know whether addition result is odd or even, chip divination presentation \n tom sellers
1933
more secrets
Tom Sellers

Throbit

1933

More Secrets

18



telepathy on the cuff \n assistent divines total of number, easy coding \n robert parrish
1935
the jinx 150
Robert Parrish

Telepathy on the Cuff

1935

The Jinx 150
(Issue Summer Extra 1935)

40



diabolical influence \n multiple prediction of cards and a number on face of playing card, stacked \n harris solomon
1935
the jinx 150
Harris Solomon

Diabolical Influence

1935

The Jinx 150
(Issue 15)

76



a quick trick \n several cards with numbers \n tom sellers
1935
quick tricks
Tom Sellers

A Quick Trick

1935

Quick Tricks

3



a numerical exchange \n sum on two slips of paper exchange \n tom sellers
1935
quick tricks
Tom Sellers

A Numerical Exchange

1935

Quick Tricks

8



the new nile divination \n a spectator thinks of a two digit number, random numbers are added, the sum match with the thought of number \n theodore annemann
1935
complete one man mental and psychic routine
Theodore Annemann

The New Nile Divination

1935

Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine

10



pencil reading \n method and two routines, divination of a calculation and spectator and performer always write the same number down \n theodore annemann \n (2) strange coincidence \n theodore annemann
1935
complete one man mental and psychic routine
Theodore Annemann

Pencil Reading

Related to

1935

Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine

23



numero! \n end sum also predicts name of spectator \n al baker
1936
the jinx 150
Al Baker

Numero!

1936

The Jinx 150
(Issue 22)

125



calendar conjuring \n number effects with calendar sheets, see page 172 for improvement by dr. jacob daley \n tom sellers \n magic squares \n unknown
1936
the jinx 150
Tom Sellers

Calendar Conjuring

Related to

1936

The Jinx 150
(Issue 23)

141



the guidance of fate \n three chosen number, total predicted on slate \n orville wayne meyer
1936
the jinx 150
Orville Wayne Meyer

The Guidance of Fate

1936

The Jinx 150
(Issue 26)

159



the new addition slate presentation \n \n dr. jacob daley
1937
the jinx 150
Dr. Jacob Daley

The New Addition Slate Presentation

1937

The Jinx 150
(Issue Winter Extra 1936/37)

182



the double steal \n number "selected" with dice is predicted by number of matches \n frank n. dodd \n a divination with matches \n fred demuth \n cleromantic chicanery \n e.e. hammill \n frank n. dodd \n john scarne \n frank dodd's prediction \n frank n. dodd
1937
the jinx 150
Frank N. Dodd

The Double Steal

Related toAlso published here

1937

The Jinx 150
(Issue 36)

244



ultra addition \n \n dr. jacob daley
1937
the jinx 150
Dr. Jacob Daley

Ultra Addition

1937

The Jinx 150
(Issue 38)

251



calendro \n some numbers on calendar are added by spectator \n louis lam
1937
watch me closely
Louis Lam

Calendro

1937

Watch Me Closely

3



magic addition \n \n william h. mccaffrey
1938
greater magic
William H. McCaffrey

Magic Addition

1938

Greater Magic

896



phantom hand \n message on slate becomes number prediction when wiping over it \n oscar weigle \n before your eyes \n norman ashworth
1938
the jinx 150
Oscar Weigle

Phantom Hand

Related to

1938

The Jinx 150
(Issue 40)

263



date sense \n numbers on calendar are added, matrix force \n walter b. gibson \n date sense \n walter b. gibson \n crazy calendar \n martin gardner
1938
the jinx 150
Walter B. Gibson

Date Sense

Related toVariations

1938

The Jinx 150
(Issue 41)

279



knockout! \n four fourdigit numbers are chosen and added, sum predicted \n hen fetsch \n der gnadenstoß \n hen fetsch
1938
the jinx 150
Hen Fetsch

Knockout!

Also published here

1938

The Jinx 150
(Issue 44)

304



sacred script \n message appears on slate with reference to bible in which number is found, see also page 345 \n gordon r. mckenney
1938
the jinx 150
Gordon R. McKenney

Sacred Script

1938

The Jinx 150
(Issue 45)

305



familiar spirit \n twenty blank cards, each with a twofigure number by a spectator, then some cards are totaled and total divined \n kent arthur \n summenprophetie \n kent arthur
1939
the jinx 51100
Kent Arthur

Familiar Spirit

Also published here

1939

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 62)

442



numberitus \n nine principle \n charley nagel
1939
the jinx 51100
Charley Nagel

Numberitus

1939

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 65)

452



nirvana nos. \n one of sixteen colors selected, one card by naming position 152, three numbers added up, on cardboard in frame then appear those three selections \n fredric kolb \n the news force \n al mann
1939
the jinx 51100
Fredric Kolb

Nirvana Nos.

Related to

1939

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 70)

475



the spirit guide \n thought of number vanishes from a card, this number was predicted as well \n tom sellers
1939
scots magic
Tom Sellers

The Spirit Guide

1939

Scots Magic

5



jongleurkünste mit der zahl 9 \n published as oru, number is secretly subtracted from other and last number of total is named, performer is then able to name total \n oscar "oscarelli" rey
1939
hokus pokus
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey

Jongleurkünste mit der Zahl 9

1939

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 1 No. 2)

11



ein interessantes problem \n mathematical procedure, total tells amount of living and dead siblings \n unknown \n un drôle de calcul \n dr. william weyeneth
1939
hokus pokus
Unknown

Ein interessantes Problem

Related to

1939

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 1 No. 2)

13



number thot \n number "randomly" calculated divined, interesting principle \n dr. edward g. ervin
1940
the jinx 51100
Dr. Edward G. Ervin

Number Thot

1940

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 79)

515



open minds \n sum predication via cards, outtolunch principle on deck of cards \n audley walsh
1940
the jinx 51100
Audley Walsh

Open Minds

1940

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 81)

523



figure fantasy \n fibonacci principle \n royal vale heath
1940
the jinx 51100
Royal Vale Heath

Figure Fantasy

1940

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 91)

568



divination of the nile \n \n henry hardin
1940
the jinx 51100
Henry Hardin

Divination of the Nile

1940

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 97)

599



two fearless feats  1. \n number and color predicted in ball of wool \n stewart james
1940
the jinx 51100
Stewart James

Two Fearless Feats  1.

1940

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 98)

601



strange dice \n using marketed dice by royal heath \n verne chesbro
1940
the jinx 51100
Verne Chesbro

Strange Dice

1940

The Jinx 51100
(Issue 98)

603



noodle soup number prediction \n using noodle soup digits \n unknown
1940
the jinx 101151
Unknown

Noodle Soup Number Prediction

1940

The Jinx 101151
(Issue 108)

647



addition subterfuge \n switch of paper before addition \n david allison
1940
the jinx 101151
David Allison

Addition Subterfuge

1940

The Jinx 101151
(Issue 112)

666



number telepathy \n cards with numbers on them, sum prediction \n joseph ovette
1940
fast ones
Joseph Ovette

Number Telepathy

1940

Fast Ones

10



pay day \n coins distributed to envelopes with mathematical procedure, predicted, see page 746 for correction \n jack vosburgh \n das mörderspiel \n orville wayne meyer \n the lazy mentalist \n barrie richardson
1941
the jinx 101151
Jack Vosburgh

Pay Day

Related toVariations

1941

The Jinx 101151
(Issue 128)

738



cardex \n spectator cuts three pieces from a tape measure, all numbers are added and match prediction \n dr. stanley jaks
1941
hokus pokus
Dr. Stanley Jaks

Cardex

1941

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 3 No. 1)

9



transmission de pensée \n carts with various numbers, numbers are divined, key number to begin calculation \n alban's
1941
hokus pokus
Alban's

Transmission de Pensée

Oct. 1941

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 3 No. 10)

7



mystery of the traveling numbers \n four random numbers are added, sum appears on paper \n unknown
1941/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 1
Unknown

Mystery of the Traveling Numbers

1941/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1

179



the spirit mathematician \n called numbers are added up, sum "appears" in envelope \n unknown
1941/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 1
Unknown

The Spirit Mathematician

1941/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1

184



number prediction \n \n tom sellers
1942
that's good!
Tom Sellers

Number Prediction

1942

That's Good!

5



mathematics of magic \n numbers are called and added, prediction \n dr. aaron weiss
1942
the phoenix 150
Dr. Aaron Weiss

Mathematics of Magic

1942

The Phoenix 150
(Issue 11)

43



disembodied c.p.a. \n lady from audience is blindfolded and reveals a result from a calculation \n vivian st. john
1943
the phoenix 150
Vivian St. John

Disembodied C.P.A.

1943

The Phoenix 150
(Issue 37)

153



collected thoughts \n medium and group calculation, result is predicted \n the brain guys
1943
the phoenix 150
The Brain Guys

Collected Thoughts

1943

The Phoenix 150
(Issue 42)

174



tours avec des chiffres 123 \n number divination, mathematical, followed by german translation "zahlen 123 trick"
 i diviner un nombre, tel qu'un no de téléphone, le nombre de pièces de monnaie en poche d'un spectateur, etc.
 ii lecture de pensée à l'aide de chiffres \n unknown
1943
hokus pokus
Unknown

Tours avec des chiffres 123

1943

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 5 No. 3)

11



zwei personen berechnen gegenseitig ihre telefonnummern auf magische weise \n divination of number, using mathematical procedure \n unknown
1943
hokus pokus
Unknown

Zwei Personen berechnen gegenseitig ihre Telefonnummern auf magische Weise

1943

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 5 No. 4)

16



two number tricks \n  all alike
 the predicted total \n henry j. young
1944
ireland's yearbooks
Henry J. Young

Two Number Tricks

1944

Ireland's Yearbooks
(Issue Yearbook 1944)

17



triumph \n prediction of a number, written on paper in envelope \n louis tannen
1944
the phoenix 51100
Louis Tannen

TriUmph

1944

The Phoenix 51100
(Issue 61)

248



double knockout! \n four numbers are added and predicted, first appeared in the "linking ring" 1942 \n hen fetsch
1945
miracles in mentalism and psychic experimentation
Hen Fetsch

Double Knockout!

1945

Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation

33



blood writing \n sum of digits appears on arm in blood red after rubbing \n unknown
1945
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv
Unknown

Blood Writing

Nov. 1945

Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV
(Vol. 3 No. 6)

165



double knockout \n sum of four apparently random numbers is divined, using 1 stooge \n hen fetsch
1945/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 4
Hen Fetsch

Double Knockout

1945/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4

196



new slate test \n sum of four years is predicted \n u. f. grant
1945/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 4
U. F. Grant

New Slate Test

1945/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4

200



the psychic paper \n spectator chooses number and color, number is predicted in chosen color \n s. h. paine
1945/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 4
S. H. Paine

The Psychic Paper

1945/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4

246



a spirit communication \n sum of numbers appears on empty cardboard \n unknown
1945/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 4
Unknown

A Spirit Communication

1945/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4

328



odds on \n spectator guesses picture in buddha papers, color of handkerchief in a bag, which card is reversed in the deck, and which number is written on a paper, in a locket \n bruce elliott
1946
the phoenix 51100
Bruce Elliott

Odds On

1946

The Phoenix 51100
(Issue 99)

400



142857 \n with the feature of fractions of seven, see page 412 and 416 for more ideas (clyde f. cairy and unknown) \n bruce elliott
1946
the phoenix 101150
Bruce Elliott

142857

1946

The Phoenix 101150
(Issue 101)

406



tally ho! \n spectator write numbers on a pad, under a handkerchief performer feels the numbers and names the total, see also p. 540 \n dr. ben b. braude
1947
the phoenix 101150
Dr. Ben B. Braude

Tally Ho!

1947

The Phoenix 101150
(Issue 131)

525



predic 222 \n method for calculating quicker than spectator \n ronald b. edwards
1947
the phoenix 101150
Ronald B. Edwards

Predic 222

1947

The Phoenix 101150
(Issue 136)

547



devious digits \n serial numbers from bills are put together and multiplied with a number (selected playing card), medium on phone divines total \n john brown cook \n arthur h. buckley
1947
gems of mental magic
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley

Devious Digits

1947

Gems of Mental Magic

5



astrological mentalism \n spectators order some months and zodiacs on blackboards and add up some numbers, medium divines all in correct order \n john brown cook \n arthur h. buckley
1947
gems of mental magic
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley

Astrological Mentalism

1947

Gems of Mental Magic

62



le point d'interrogation \n card on stand changes to five cards with numbers, sum of chosen numbers, followed by german translation "das fragezeichen" \n ottokar fischer
1947
la baguette magique
Ottokar Fischer

Le point d'interrogation

Mar. 1947

La Baguette Magique
(Issue 14)

11



un drôle de calcul \n mathematical procedure, total tells amount of siblings etc., same calculation as "ein interessantes problem", followed by german translation "ein eigenartiges rechenbeispiel" \n dr. william weyeneth \n ein interessantes problem \n unknown
1947
la baguette magique
Dr. William Weyeneth

Un drôle de calcul

Related to

1947

La Baguette Magique
(Issue 16)

7



r. & s. mental numbers \n pack of number cards, roughsmooth \n tan hock chuan
1948
rough & smooth possibilities
Tan Hock Chuan

R. & S. Mental Numbers

1948

Rough & Smooth Possibilities

15



future minus \n sum divination with slates, flap \n harvey p. graham \n bob somerfeld
1948
the phoenix 151200
Harvey P. Graham, Bob Somerfeld

Future Minus

1948

The Phoenix 151200
(Issue 161)

646



predictdie \n sum prediction, with rolled die \n will spoof
1948
the phoenix 151200
Will Spoof

PredictDie

1948

The Phoenix 151200
(Issue 166)

667



"superdivino" sealed letter test \n numbers added, magician devines total \n c. a. george newmann
1948/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 5
C. A. George Newmann

"SuperDivino" Sealed Letter Test

1948/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5

163



the impossible prediction \n impromptu stooge, see "challenges" for credits \n joseph dunninger \n dunninger's impossible prediction \n joseph dunninger \n ralph w. read \n odd coincident \n b.c. milnov
1948/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 5
Joseph Dunninger

The Impossible Prediction

Also published here

1948/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5

179



number divination \n \n c. b. yohe
1949
the phoenix 151200
C. B. Yohe

Number Divination

1949

The Phoenix 151200
(Issue 193)

772



the threecard answer \n mathematical number divination with playing cards \n unknown
1949
tricks and stunts with playing cards
Unknown

The ThreeCard Answer

1949

Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards

31



magic scheme \n no. 48, mathematical prediction \n clayton rawson
1950
scarne on card tricks
Clayton Rawson

Magic Scheme

1950

Scarne on Card Tricks

85



affinity in numbers \n no. 110, after some mental calculation, the two digits of the total match the values of two selected cards \n harry houdini \n nate leipzig \n harry levine
1950
scarne on card tricks
Harry Houdini, Nate Leipzig, Harry Levine

Affinity in Numbers

1950

Scarne on Card Tricks

212



a climactic test \n prediction of sum, flap \n ormond mcgill
1951
psychic magic — vol. 2
Ormond McGill

A Climactic Test

1951

Psychic Magic — Vol. 2

23



suprediction \n add a number sum and selected card are predicted in envelope \n aage darling
1953
i'll read your mind
Aage Darling

Suprediction

1953

I'll Read Your Mind

33



astral digit \n after some easy arithmetics, spectator and performer have the same number written on a slate \n jack yates
1954
minds in closeup
Jack Yates

Astral Digit

1954

Minds in CloseUp

17



an oddity \n paper slips with numbers on each side are arranged by the spectator \n george sands \n doubling down \n steve beam
1954
the new phoenix 301348
George Sands

An Oddity

Related to

1954

The New Phoenix 301348
(Issue 312)

50



gerald kosky's prediction \n \n gerald kosky
1954/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 6
Gerald Kosky

Gerald Kosky's Prediction

1954/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6

216



telepathy on the cuff! \n assistent divines total of number, easy coding \n robert parrish
1956
annemann's "no code" telepathy
Robert Parrish

Telepathy on the Cuff!

1956

Annemann's "No Code" Telepathy

7



she has the number \n sum divination by medium, with numbers on cards \n jack yates
1956
minds in duplicate
Jack Yates

She Has the Number

1956

Minds in Duplicate

10



frank dodd's prediction \n number "selected" with dice is predicted by number of matches \n frank n. dodd \n the double steal \n frank n. dodd
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Frank N. Dodd

Frank Dodd's Prediction

Also published here

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

43



the break in the chain \n predict the two numbers at the ends of a long domino chain \n unknown
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Unknown

The Break in the Chain

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

47



magic squares \n three by three square drawn on calendar, magician is told smallest number in square, can then divine total sum of the nine dates in the square \n unknown \n calendar conjuring \n tom sellers \n breathtaking \n stephen tucker
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Unknown

Magic Squares

Related toVariations

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

48



gibson's circled dates \n five dates are circled on a calendar month, magician asks how many mondays/tuesdays... are circled, magician can divine the sum total of the circled dates \n walter b. gibson \n royal vale heath
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Walter B. Gibson, Royal Vale Heath

Gibson's Circled Dates

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

48



stover's prediction \n four by four square drawn on calendar, four circles drawn (draw circle and cross out row and column each time), magician divines the sum \n mel stover
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Mel Stover

Stover's Prediction

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

49



sureshot dice box \n small box that allows dice in it to rattle but not turn over. includes trick by stewart james (sum prediction) \n eli hackman \n stewart james
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Eli Hackman, Stewart James

SureShot Dice Box

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

108



hummer tricks \n hummer's poker chip trick: numbered poker chips, magician can divine sum of the numbers on three concealed poker chips \n bob hummer
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Bob Hummer

Hummer Tricks

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

111



predicting a number \n think of a number, do some operations, predict final result \n unknown
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Unknown

Predicting a Number

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

159



curry's version \n think of a number, do some operations, predict final result, better presentation \n paul curry
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Paul Curry

Curry's Version

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

160



al baker's version \n predict sum of numbers \n al baker
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Al Baker

Al Baker's Version

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

160



predicting a sum \n magician correctly predicts sum of numbers generated by spectator and magician \n unknown \n al baker's numero \n al baker
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Unknown

Predicting a Sum

Variations

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

170



al baker's numero \n convert the final sum into a word, which becomes the name of the spectator \n al baker \n predicting a sum \n unknown
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Al Baker

Al Baker's Numero

Inspired by

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

172



brainwave number \n spectator opens a book and adds digits of page number together, new number is counted back in the book and square sum of new page is predicted, using number cards, 9 force application \n allessandro
1957
ireland's yearbooks
Allessandro

Brainwave Number

1957

Ireland's Yearbooks
(Issue Yearbook 1957)

10



predicted total \n dates of coins are totaled, sum prediction \n allessandro
1957
ireland's yearbooks
Allessandro

Predicted Total

1957

Ireland's Yearbooks
(Issue Yearbook 1957)

37



attendance prediction \n prediction of amount of people in room, brain wave deck with numbers \n don tanner
1957
the new phoenix 301348
Don Tanner

Attendance Prediction

1957

The New Phoenix 301348
(Issue 344)

200



the count of monte carlo \n total prediction, three digit numbers formed with poker chips \n stewart james
1957
magic mine no. 1
Stewart James

The Count of Monte Carlo

1957

Magic Mine No. 1

7



number divination \n with poker chips, numbered on both sides \n allessandro
1958
ireland's yearbooks
Allessandro

Number Divination

1958

Ireland's Yearbooks
(Issue Yearbook 1958)

14



(3) the total result \n addanumber divination \n tony corinda
1958
pencil, lip, sound, touch and muscle reading
Tony Corinda

(3) The Total Result

1958

Pencil, Lip, Sound, Touch and Muscle Reading

34



(4) a debt repaid \n spectator writes down a sum of money, performer lets him subtract an amount and then hands him the exact change, he was holding from the beginning \n tony corinda
1958
pencil, lip, sound, touch and muscle reading
Tony Corinda

(4) A Debt Repaid

1958

Pencil, Lip, Sound, Touch and Muscle Reading

34



(5) astrnomical \n add a number prediction, serial number of a bill \n tony corinda
1958
predictions
Tony Corinda

(5) Astrnomical

1958

Predictions

109



(11) the blackboard test \n \n tony corinda
1958
blindfolds & xray eyes
Tony Corinda

(11) The Blackboard Test

1958

Blindfolds & XRay Eyes

157



precognition \n number prediction on slate, out to lunch principle \n dr. spencer thornton
1958
thornton's secrets of mental magic
Dr. Spencer Thornton

Precognition

1958

Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic

7



other ideas for the gimmick clip \n  par x prediction (number prediction)
 variations \n dr. spencer thornton
1958
thornton's secrets of mental magic
Dr. Spencer Thornton

Other Ideas for the Gimmick Clip

1958

Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic

10



magic roulette \n using the principle of 142857, prediction on disk \n dr. f. w. van klaveren
1959
ireland's yearbooks
Dr. F. W. van Klaveren

Magic Roulette

1959

Ireland's Yearbooks
(Issue Yearbook 1959)

20



mentalissimus \n several spectator throw a pair of dice, they each repeat up to twelve times and all the numbers are added, prediction based on probability \n bill hendricks
1960
ireland's yearbooks
Bill Hendricks

Mentalissimus

1960

Ireland's Yearbooks
(Issue Yearbook 1960)

4



total prediction \n clever prediction of a sum on back of the card where numbers are written \n gerald kosky
1960
magic of the mind
Gerald Kosky

Total Prediction

1960

Magic of the Mind

11



phenomenal forecast \n sum prediction, envelope is hanging from stage, switch with chair \n jack cook
1960
magic of the mind
Jack Cook

Phenomenal Forecast

1960

Magic of the Mind

16



novelty dice prediction \n prediction of sum of several sides of dice \n tom sellers
1960
magic of the mind
Tom Sellers

Novelty Dice Prediction

1960

Magic of the Mind

25



some total \n sum prediction \n len belcher
1960
magic of the mind
Len Belcher

Some Total

1960

Magic of the Mind

61



discs of diabolo \n prediction of three digit number, six spectators write a number and paper is put in a box, selected box matches prediction \n tom sellers
1960
magic of the mind
Tom Sellers

Discs of Diabolo

1960

Magic of the Mind

69



predicto \n cards with four digit numbers, two numbers added, sum was predicted \n clettis v. musson
1961
still more miracles in mentalism
Clettis V. Musson

Predicto

1961

Still More Miracles in Mentalism

45



mathomatics \n seven digit number added to other numbers \n dr. chet miller
1961
still more miracles in mentalism
Dr. Chet Miller

MathOMatics

1961

Still More Miracles in Mentalism

52



number affinity \n sum divination \n stewart judah \n zahlenverwandtschaft \n stewart judah
1961
still more miracles in mentalism
Stewart Judah

Number Affinity

Also published here

1961

Still More Miracles in Mentalism

63



reading the pencil \n result of a simple subtraction is revealed \n nate leipzig
1963
dai vernon's tribute to nate leipzig
Nate Leipzig

Reading the Pencil

1963

Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig

140



the gold medallion \n prediction of number on medallion \n al koran \n the antique medallion \n glenn g. gravatt \n al koran \n the jubilee medallion \n alan shaxon \n medallion \n karl fulves \n ultimedallion \n jack kent tillar \n koran revisited \n wayne dobson \n keynow \n thomas alan waters \n polishing koran's medallion \n johnny thompson \n gold medaillon handling \n darwin ortiz \n medallion meets tidal wave \n john hostler \n the koran medallion \n johnny thompson
1967
al koran's professional presentations
Al Koran

The Gold Medallion

Related toVariations

1967

Al Koran's Professional Presentations

11



epic slate test \n sum prediction \n peter alexis \n epic slate test  alternate method \n tony bartolotta \n p. 98 for suggestion by robert parrish \n 16 digits \n alexander de cova \n peter alexis \n epic slate test \n karl fulves
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 14
Peter Alexis

Epic Slate Test

VariationsAlso published here

Mar. 1967

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 2 No. 5)

90



epic slate test  alternate method \n sum prediction \n tony bartolotta \n epic slate test \n peter alexis
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 14
Tony Bartolotta

Epic Slate Test  Alternate Method

Inspired by

May 1967

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 2 No. 7)

97



31 prediction test finish \n sum prediction with appearing prediction via out to lunch \n theodore annemann
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 14
Theodore Annemann

31 Prediction Test Finish

June 1967

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 2 No. 8)

104



two dice \n number calculated with throw of two dice divined \n kuda bux
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 14
Kuda Bux

Two Dice

Sep. 1967

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 2 No. 11)

124



some difference \n values of putaway dice are divined, based on theme in henry christ's "sum & difference" \n karl fulves \n some difference \n karl fulves
1968
epilogue
Karl Fulves

Some Difference

Also published here

1968

Epilogue
(Issue 3)

23



future thot \n dice with (larger) numbers used for number divination \n l. vosburgh lyons \n idea of royal heath \n future thought \n l. vosburgh lyons
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 14
L. Vosburgh Lyons

Future Thot

Inspired byAlso published here

Sep. 1968

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 3 No. 11)

205



noted number \n prediction of the total of the last four digits of four bills \n albert spackman
1969
the art of closeup magic — volume 2
Albert Spackman

Noted Number

1969

The Art of CloseUp Magic — Volume 2

61



matchbox & die \n chosen number from 1 to 6 predicted in matchbox \n aaron wainer \n foregone conclusion \n ben christopher
1969
the pallbearers review vol. 14
Aaron Wainer

Matchbox & Die

Related to

Jan. 1969

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 4 No. 3)

235



a slate test \n four numbers added, predicted \n johann nepomuk hofzinser
1969
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser

A Slate Test

Winter 1969

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 5 No. 3rd Folio)

296



numbers \n using number blocks and wooden stand, mathematical principle, see also p. 320 \n l. vosburgh lyons
1969
the pallbearers review vol. 58
L. Vosburgh Lyons

Numbers

Dec. 1969

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 5 No. 2)

310



mental magic \n two routines
 one of four card is divined, all in pocket, three removed
 carbon paper impression in magazine, divination of number \n robert a. nelson
1969
entertaining mental miracles
Robert A. Nelson

Mental Magic

1969

Entertaining Mental Miracles

2



7621 \n prediction is sum of three chosen years \n jack kent tillar
1970
the compleat magick — volume i
Jack Kent Tillar

7621

1970

The Compleat Magick — Volume I
(Issue 3)

13



spirit sum \n flap slate \n al baker
1971
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Al Baker

Spirit Sum

July 1971

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 6 No. 9)

430



addition prediction \n involving 5x5 matrix \n mickey macdougall
1972
tarbell course in magic — volume 7
Mickey MacDougall

Addition Prediction

1972

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7

34



the antique medallion \n \n glenn g. gravatt \n al koran \n the gold medallion \n al koran
1972
tarbell course in magic — volume 7
Glenn G. Gravatt, Al Koran

The Antique Medallion

Inspired by

1972

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7

58



numerology \n ca. nine calledout fourdigit numbers written on paper and put in bowl, spectator takes out paper and it is predicted, disappearing ink, see p. 552 for credit information, see p. 608 for comments by mike rogers and sam dalal \n al koran \n "decision control" (syd bergson) \n numerology \n al koran \n velleda variations \n david britland
1972
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Al Koran

Numerology

Related to "Decision Control" (Syd Bergson)
VariationsAlso published here

Apr. 1972

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 7 No. 6)

514



numeration sensation \n several numbers are added, total is predicted on slate \n paul siegel
1972
doorway to delusion
Paul Siegel

Numeration Sensation

1972

Doorway to Delusion

14



psychic perception \n four spectator sign one side of a blank card and write a three digit number on the other side, sum is predicted \n paul siegel
1972
doorway to delusion
Paul Siegel

Psychic Perception

1972

Doorway to Delusion

19



harmony \n numbers of one to four on a business card, one is crossed out, prediction \n john henry grossman \n george morrow
1972
the compleat magick — volume i
John Henry Grossman, George Morrow

Harmony

1972

The Compleat Magick — Volume I
(Issue 52)

258



some difference \n values of putaway dice are divined, based on theme in henry christ's "sum & difference" \n karl fulves \n some difference \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle setups
Karl Fulves

Some Difference

Also published here

1973

Riffle Shuffle SetUps

28



the spirit behind the wheel \n prediction of a number miniature roulette wheel, business card in envelope \n dr. dan j. alessini
1973
the compleat magick — volume i
Dr. Dan J. Alessini

The Spirit Behind the Wheel

1973

The Compleat Magick — Volume I
(Issue 72)

357



calcutotal! \n cards with fourdigit numbers and dates are added on a calculator, total is divined/predicted \n john a. novak \n the last miracle \n vic perry \n incalculable \n john a. novak \n ... and the last word \n fredric kolb
1973
the compleat magick — volume i
John A. Novak

CalcuTotal!

Related toVariations

1973

The Compleat Magick — Volume I
(Issue 91)

451



numerology \n ca. nine calledout fourdigit numbers written on paper and put in bowl, spectator takes out paper and it is predicted, disappearing ink \n al koran \n numerology \n al koran
1973
intermagic
Al Koran

Numerology

Also published here

July 1973

Intermagic
(Vol. 1 No. 1)

11



the forgotten phone number \n subtraction of fivedigit number with its reverse, oner figure chosen and others called out, chosen figure divined by another spectator via calculation \n ken de courcy
1973
pentertain
Ken De Courcy

The Forgotten Phone Number

1973

Pentertain

10



egyptian dice puzzle \n three dice rolled, certain sum made by spectator, divined \n amedeo vacca
1974
amedeo's continental magic
Amedeo Vacca

Egyptian Dice Puzzle

1974

Amedeo's Continental Magic

42



matchboxprediction \n dice shaken in box, total predicted \n amedeo vacca
1974
amedeo's continental magic
Amedeo Vacca

MatchboxPrediction

1974

Amedeo's Continental Magic

46



it's deleteful \n sum prediction, using calculator ruse, see also p. 815 for comment by ronald herman \n rick johnsson
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Rick Johnsson

It's DeleteFul

June 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 8)

749



the slide rule trick \n spectator does some actions with slide ruler, performer in the end divines the number he started with \n h. r. fisher \n hummer effects \n karl fulves
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
H. R. Fisher

The Slide Rule Trick

Related to

June 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 8)

750



lightning strikes thrice \n three numbers and totals arrived at with blank cards, they are all identical, see p. 1053 for note by johnnie murray \n stewart judah \n lightning strikes thrice \n stewart judah \n blue lightning \n karl fulves \n cubic code \n karl fulves
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Stewart Judah

Lightning Strikes Thrice

Related toVariationsAlso published here

Autumn 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 10th Folio (Part One))

798



golden digits \n two people with office machines/calculators on stage, numbers called out and added, two numbers thought of and added, prediction on slate
 first method
 revised method \n al mann
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Al Mann

Golden Digits

Dec. 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 10 No. 2)

832



dicecipher \n sixfigure number is multiplied with one to six, dice, divination, 142'857 \n vic perry
1974
the compleat magick — volume ii
Vic Perry

DiceCipher

1974

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 102)

507



the last miracle \n divination of total from calculator, misplaced buttons \n vic perry \n calcutotal! \n john a. novak
1974
the compleat magick — volume ii
Vic Perry

The Last Miracle

Inspired by

1974

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 114)

567



demon digits \n calculation procedure, result predicted \n karl fulves
1975
tarbell course in magic — volume 2
Karl Fulves

Demon Digits

1975

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2

409



ad infinitum \n total of three threedigit numbers is predicted \n david berglas \n on ad infinitum \n bob ostin \n bob driebeek \n ad infinitum \n david berglas \n matrix \n scott davis \n add infinitum \n david berglas \n focus \n bob ostin \n zero prinzip \n sveroni
1975
pabular
David Berglas

Ad Infinitum

Related toVariationsAlso published here

Jan. 1975

Pabular
(Vol. 1 No. 5)

53



on ad infinitum \n additional ideas \n bob ostin \n bob driebeek \n ad infinitum \n david berglas \n focus \n bob ostin
1975
pabular
Bob Ostin, Bob Driebeek

On Ad Infinitum

Inspired byAlso published here

Feb. 1975

Pabular
(Vol. 1 No. 6)

75



alpha and omega \n several spectators call out threedigitnumbers, total predicted, using calculator \n al mann
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Al Mann

Alpha And Omega

Jan. 1975

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 10 No. 3)

838



number affinity \n spectator does some calculation, predicted \n unknown
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Unknown

Number Affinity

Winter 1975

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two))

856



psychic calculator \n three chosen numbers put into three calculators, all sums divined \n al mann
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Al Mann

Psychic Calculator

Feb. 1975

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 10 No. 4)

862



adithot improved \n sixteen digits in square formation, added, sum predicted
 the calculator version \n al mann \n "adithot" (swami)
1975
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Al Mann

Adithot Improved

Inspired by

Feb. 1975

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 10 No. 4)

862



dunninger's addition slates \n addanumber slate, flap \n joseph dunninger
1975
the magic of francis carlyle
Joseph Dunninger

Dunninger's Addition Slates

1975

The Magic of Francis Carlyle

125



the mystic sums of glossolalia! \n sum divination \n robert schwarz
1975
the compleat magick — volume ii
Robert Schwarz

The Mystic Sums of Glossolalia!

1975

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 126)

627



the mystery of the triplets \n after some calculations by the spectator the total is divined \n al mann
1976
mentalettes
Al Mann

The Mystery of the Triplets

1976

MentalEttes

11



the jubilee medallion \n number appears on medallion \n alan shaxon \n the gold medallion \n al koran
1976
practical sorcery
Alan Shaxon

The Jubilee Medallion

Related to

1976

Practical Sorcery

21



mental marvel \n number written on business card put in wallet, number is divined \n harvey rosenthal
1976
closeup sampler — part 2
Harvey Rosenthal

Mental Marvel

1976

CloseUp Sampler — Part 2

9



(1) calculuxe \n spectators do equation on calculator, final result predicted, transposing memory and equal buttons \n karl fulves
1976
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

(1) Calculuxe

1976

Interlocutor
(Issue 11)

40



prefigured \n no. 32, calculation with value of spectator's selection divines both this selection and the performer's \n unknown
1976
selfworking card tricks
Unknown

PreFigured

1976

SelfWorking Card Tricks

51



calcumental \n stripes of paper with numbers, number is formed and divined by performer \n chandler mason
1976
the compleat magick — volume ii
Chandler Mason

CalcuMental

1976

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 149)

741



quick and easy \n three numbers are divined by audience / predicted by performer, on business cards \n dan tong
1976
the compleat magick — volume ii
Dan Tong

Quick and Easy

1976

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 156)

777



number control  three one two \n threedigit number prediction in envelope, carbon paper \n paul rylander
1976
the compleat magick — volume ii
Paul Rylander

Number Control  Three One Two

1976

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 167)

831



a mind reading number divination \n number chosen, it appears spelled out on slate
 with a flap
 without the flap
 another "no flap" method \n burling hull
1976
the amazing world of mentalism
Burling Hull

A Mind Reading Number Divination

1976

The Amazing World of Mentalism

89



combination with dunninger slater number feat \n combined with visible appearing writing \n burling hull \n the miracle slate test (the baffling 16 digit effect) \n joseph dunninger
1976
the amazing world of mentalism
Burling Hull

Combination with Dunninger Slater Number Feat

Inspired by

1976

The Amazing World of Mentalism

94



ad infinitum \n total of three threedigit numbers is predicted \n david berglas \n ad infinitum \n david berglas
1976
intermagic
David Berglas

Ad Infinitum

Also published here

Feb. 1976

Intermagic
(Vol. 3 No. 3)

47



the power of the pentagram \n performer figures out two numbers from the total after a calculation procedure \n geoffrey lamb
1976
mistress of pentertain
Geoffrey Lamb

The Power of the Pentagram

1976

Mistress of Pentertain

7



in the good old days \n total of calculation is predicted \n e. leslie may
1976
mistress of pentertain
E. Leslie May

In the Good Old Days

1976

Mistress of Pentertain

13



the alternative prediction \n spectator write a threedigit number with identical figures, either number is predicted or total after calculation \n charles cameron \n e. leslie may
1976
mistress of pentertain
Charles Cameron, E. Leslie May

The Alternative Prediction

1976

Mistress of Pentertain

16



old math \n number the majority of the audience think is predicted and addanumber prediction \n philip t. goldstein
1977
the green book of mentalism
Philip T. Goldstein

Old Math

1977

The Green Book of Mentalism

10



double mental test \n one of four coins chosen, number formed by adding card values, both predicted in wallet, originally in linking ring (feb. 1971), two methods \n jerry mentzer \n double mental test \n jerry mentzer
1977
closeup cavalcade finale
Jerry Mentzer

Double Mental Test

Also published here

1977

Closeup Cavalcade Finale

70



flipflop! \n subtleties fro addanumber theme \n richard lyn
1977
the compleat magick — volume ii
Richard Lyn

FlipFlop!

1977

The Compleat Magick — Volume II
(Issue 178)

888



the nine principle \n predicting or adding sum of five fivedigit numbers \n harry lorayne
1977
the magic book
Harry Lorayne

The Nine Principle

1977

The Magic Book

209



teneightynine \n \n harry lorayne
1977
the magic book
Harry Lorayne

TenEightyNine

1977

The Magic Book

214



i've got your number \n twodigit number, odd different digits \n harry lorayne
1977
the magic book
Harry Lorayne

I've Got Your Number

1977

The Magic Book

227



the armchair bowler \n multiple out \n philip t. goldstein
1978
apocalypse vol. 15
Philip T. Goldstein

The Armchair Bowler

Apr. 1978

Apocalypse Vol. 15
(Vol. 1 No. 4)

37



fibonacci fantasy \n using stewart james' aag principle \n martin gardner \n stewart james
1978
apocalypse vol. 15
Martin Gardner, Stewart James

Fibonacci Fantasy

Aug. 1978

Apocalypse Vol. 15
(Vol. 1 No. 8)

88



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

Monte Carlo

1978

Interlocutor
(Issue 18)

70



some total \n sum prediction in envelope, closeup and stage versions \n larry becker \n will dexter's "computer mind" in "feature magic for mentalists" p. 113 \n the force of numerology \n dan garrett \n a mental miracle \n paul hallas
1978
world of super mentalism
Larry Becker

Some Total

Inspired by Will Dexter's "Computer Mind" in "Feature Magic for Mentalists" p. 113
Related toVariations

1978

World of Super Mentalism

11



digitation \n numbered cards added to a number from invisible die, prediction of total in envelope \n larry becker
1978
world of super mentalism
Larry Becker

Digitation

1978

World of Super Mentalism

132



thunderbolt \n three spectators chose a color each and form a total with numbers, both is predicted in envelope \n larry becker \n combo lock combo \n mark garetz
1978
world of super mentalism
Larry Becker

Thunderbolt

Related to

1978

World of Super Mentalism

141



ultimedallion \n design for koran medallion, number actually inscribed \n jack kent tillar \n the gold medallion \n al koran
1978
the compleat magick — volume iii
Jack Kent Tillar

Ultimedallion

Inspired by

1978

The Compleat Magick — Volume III
(Issue 208)

1039



calculated mysteries \n prediction / force with calculator, memory button, uri geller anecdote \n david britland
1978
the talon
David Britland

Calculated Mysteries

1978

The Talon
(Issue 2)

19



numeralohgee \n using number cards \n amazing randi \n shigeo futagawa \n cardputer \n alex east \n lucky you \n michał kociołek
1979
apocalypse vol. 15
Amazing Randi, Shigeo Futagawa

Numeralohgee

Related toVariations

June 1979

Apocalypse Vol. 15
(Vol. 2 No. 6)

205



luminous calculator prediction \n calculator's numbers leaves prediction impression on luminous paint, only idea \n karl fulves
1979
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

Luminous Calculator Prediction

1979

Interlocutor
(Issue 37)

146



the figures match \n no. 4, threedigit number divined after some calculation from spectator and removal of matches \n unknown
1979
selfworking mental magic
Unknown

The Figures Match

1979

SelfWorking Mental Magic

5



a mind for figures \n no. 10, psychological force of two numbers, "it will work most of the time" \n unknown
1979
selfworking mental magic
Unknown

A Mind for Figures

1979

SelfWorking Mental Magic

13



epic slate test \n no. 53, sum prediction after addition \n karl fulves \n epic slate test \n peter alexis
1979
selfworking mental magic
Karl Fulves

Epic Slate Test

Also published here

1979

SelfWorking Mental Magic

85



37th parallel \n prediction and spectator guesses second spectator's result \n philip t. goldstein
1980
pabular
Philip T. Goldstein

37th Parallel

Dec. 1980

Pabular
(Vol. 6 No. 12)

962



the october man \n four numbers are written on a pad and added, total appears on calculator held in plastic bag \n dick zimmerman
1980
the compleat magick — volume iii
Dick Zimmerman

The October Man

1980

The Compleat Magick — Volume III
(Issue 248)

1237



around she goes! \n bottle spinning presentation \n mark levy
1981
apocalypse vol. 15
Mark Levy

Around She Goes!

June 1981

Apocalypse Vol. 15
(Vol. 4 No. 6)

499



crypto books \n thought on book tests and random numbers \n karl fulves
1981
origins
Karl Fulves

Crypto Books

1981

Origins

27



the big writer \n named number predicted on a pad in a box, knee writer \n al mann
1981
phantagraphs
Al Mann

The Big Writer

1981

PhantaGraphs

11



phantini's esp ability test \n with number chart \n gene "phantini" grant
1981
phantini's incredible mental secrets volume two
Gene "Phantini" Grant

Phantini's ESP Ability Test

1981

Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two

19



lefthanded thoughts \n no. 45, different coin in each hand, spectator does quick mental calculation and performer is able to name the result \n karl fulves \n royal vale heath
1981
selfworking table magic
Karl Fulves, Royal Vale Heath

LeftHanded Thoughts

1981

SelfWorking Table Magic

55



mathemusical \n number arrived at via calculator procedure (subtraction of three digits and its reverse, then cross sum), that number on a list of song is played by calculator \n philip t. goldstein \n mathemusical \n philip t. goldstein
1981
the compleat magick — volume iii
Philip T. Goldstein

Mathemusical

Also published here

1981

The Compleat Magick — Volume III
(Issue 279)

1393



matrix \n cards with numbers, numbers are formed and sum is predicted \n scott davis \n ad infinitum \n david berglas
1981
the compleat magick — volume iii
Scott Davis

Matrix

Related to

1981

The Compleat Magick — Volume III
(Issue 296)

1478



digitremens \n 21 cards with numbers, prediction of total of three selected numbers \n howard a. adams \n bob wagner
1981
oicufesp
Howard A. Adams, Bob Wagner

Digitremens

1981

OICUFESP
(Issue 7  Matheight Miracles)

18



adamsmyth \n blank cards with numbers on both sides, two spectator's think of one each, total is divined \n thomas alan waters \n sidney lawrence's "it's in your pocket" in "ten self working card tricks"
1982
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

Adamsmyth

Related to Sidney Lawrence's "It's In Your Pocket" in "Ten Self Working Card Tricks"

1982

Mind, Myth & Magick
(Issue Octasm)

300



misdirection \n example of a number prediction \n eric mason \n barrie richardson
1982
a boon for all seasons
Eric Mason, Barrie Richardson

Misdirection

1982

A Boon for All Seasons

4



mathemusical \n number arrived at via calculator procedure (subtraction of three digits and its reverse, then cross sum), that number on a list of song is played by calculator \n philip t. goldstein \n mathemusical \n philip t. goldstein
1982
12/12
Philip T. Goldstein

Mathemusical

Also published here

1982

12/12

2



adder \n spectator write numbers on paper in envelope, performer removes some they add up to any named number \n stephen tucker \n david britland \n der addierer \n david britland \n stephen tucker
1982
spellbinder
Stephen Tucker, David Britland

Adder

Also published here

1982

SpellBinder
(Vol. 1 No. 10)

188



der gnadenstoß \n four fourdigit numbers are chosen and added, sum predicted \n hen fetsch \n knockout! \n hen fetsch
1982
intermagic
Hen Fetsch

Der Gnadenstoß

Also published here

Oct. 1982

Intermagic
(Vol. 9 No. 3)

93



phoneatell \n using a forced card to get to predicted phone number \n stewart james
1983
arcane
Stewart James

PhoneATell

1983

Arcane
(Issue 10)

126



the miracle slate test (the baffling 16 digit effect) \n closing effect, four four digit numbers are added and sum divined, flap \n joseph dunninger \n combination with dunninger slater number feat \n burling hull
1983
dunninger's act
Joseph Dunninger

The Miracle Slate Test (The Baffling 16 Digit Effect)

Variations

1983

Dunninger's Act

9



janussum \n two person write down a number, sum prediction on a slate (rashomon principle) \n thomas alan waters
1983
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

Janussum

1983

Mind, Myth & Magick
(Issue Psychl)

489



lightning strikes thrice \n no. 10, three numbers and totals arrived at with blank cards, they are all identical \n stewart judah \n lightning strikes thrice \n stewart judah
1983
selfworking number magic
Stewart Judah

Lightning Strikes Thrice

Also published here

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

12



stunumbers \n no. 17, some small numbers added, total predicted, using number cards, for credit information see "future choice" reference \n shigeo futagawa \n urban legends \n karl fulves \n future choice \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n lucky you \n michał kociołek \n eine verblüffende prophezeiung \n shigeo futagawa \n number divination \n jeff pierce
1983
selfworking number magic
Shigeo Futagawa

Stunumbers

Related toVariations

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

27



future thought \n no. 33, dice with (larger) numbers used for number divination \n l. vosburgh lyons \n future thot \n l. vosburgh lyons
1983
selfworking number magic
L. Vosburgh Lyons

Future Thought

Also published here

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

53



date sense \n no. 72, numbers on calendar are added, matrix force \n walter b. gibson \n date sense \n walter b. gibson
1983
selfworking number magic
Walter B. Gibson

Date Sense

Related to

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

92



auto suggestion \n no. 84, license plate prediction, involving number cards and state cards \n karl fulves \n crazy calendar \n martin gardner
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

Auto Suggestion

Related to

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

104



sum fantastic \n no. 94, two spectators make up a sixdigit number, performer has four numbers that add up to it \n fred barlow \n will dexter \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic
Fred Barlow, Will Dexter, Karl Fulves

Sum Fantastic

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

125



super prophet \n no. 99, numbers from one to six listed a few times and added, total predicted \n karl fulves \n the milliondollar prediction \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

Super Prophet

Inspired by

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

137



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



the milliondollar prediction \n no. 101, four people call out fourdigit numbers, all digits written out on billets and mixed, new number formed, total predicted \n karl fulves \n super prophet \n karl fulves \n a curious number force \n martin gardner
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

The MillionDollar Prediction

Related toVariations

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

140



polishing koran's medallion \n \n johnny thompson \n the gold medallion \n al koran
1984
epoptica
Johnny Thompson

Polishing Koran's Medallion

Inspired by

1984

Epoptica
(Issue Yearbook)

320



the invoice \n a number is predicted with funny presentation \n richard osterlind
1984
epoptica
Richard Osterlind

The Invoice

1984

Epoptica
(Issue 6)

389



pickpockeyt \n numbers on poker chips \n gentleman jack \n the 229224 trick \n roy walton
1984
pabular
Gentleman Jack

Pickpockeyt

Related to

Jan. 1984

Pabular
(Vol. 8 No. 3)

1189



the 229224 trick \n with playing cards \n roy walton \n pickpockeyt \n gentleman jack
1984
pabular
Roy Walton

The 229224 Trick

Inspired by

Apr. 1984

Pabular
(Vol. 8 No. 5)

1212



purple prose \n numbers from number cards divined, using "selfcorrecting setup" \n philip t. goldstein
1984
thequal
Philip T. Goldstein

Purple Prose

1984

Thequal

14



weird prophecy \n sum is predicted, numbers by telephone and from audience member, prediction is put in a dog clip and held by spectator \n al mann
1984
phantom voices
Al Mann

Weird Prophecy

1984

Phantom Voices

3



into the fourth dimension \n three predictions are given to members of the audience and a number is constructed as in the "transcendental phone test" \n al mann
1984
phantom voices
Al Mann

Into the Fourth Dimension

1984

Phantom Voices

4



calculator trick \n sum prediction, with calculator, automatic shutoff recall \n steve beam \n the trapdoor issue #6 \n steve beam
1984
the trapdoor — volume one
Steve Beam

Calculator Trick

Related to

1984

The Trapdoor — Volume One
(Issue 6)

104



master secret of the swami \n three digit number test, spectator first gets one right, then two and finally the complete number \n dr. stanley jaks \n g.k. on dr. jaks' "master secret of the swami" \n gary kurtz \n dr. stanley jaks
1984
the incredible dr. stanley jaks
Dr. Stanley Jaks

Master Secret of the Swami

Variations

1984

The Incredible Dr. Stanley Jaks

4



calculating snippet \n two strips of paper with numbers are cut by spectator, numbers at cutoff spot are added, predicted \n jon racherbaumer \n mum, june 1979 \n line o' type \n harry lorayne
1984
at the table
Jon Racherbaumer

Calculating Snippet

Inspired byAlso published here

1984

At The Table

52



the verified total prediction \n prediction of total in envelope, red carbon paper \n robert cassidy
1984
the art of mentalism
Robert Cassidy

The Verified Total Prediction

1984

The Art of Mentalism

68



number number \n using numbers on cardboards \n jerry k. hartman
1985
the collected almanac
Jerry K. Hartman

Number Number

1985

The Collected Almanac
(Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33)

319



backdate \n threedigit number is predicted, pined on performer's back \n thomas alan waters \n update \n paul vigil
1985
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

Backdate

Variations

1985

Mind, Myth & Magick
(Issue Myxtyr)

665



locked thoughts \n no. 24, four spectators whisper numbers which are written down, their total is predicted or opens lock, stooge \n unknown
1985
selfworking paper magic
Unknown

Locked Thoughts

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

47



zahlenverwandtschaft \n \n stewart judah \n number affinity \n stewart judah
1985
intermagic
Stewart Judah

Zahlenverwandtschaft

Also published here

July 1985

Intermagic
(Vol. 11 No. 3&4)

169



6801 prediction \n comedy prediction with a twist, 1089 force \n steve beam \n oops 9: look out for a number \n chan canasta \n the trapdoor issue #13 \n steve beam \n the mysteries of nine \n unknown \n t. o'connor sloane
1986
the trapdoor — volume one
Steve Beam

6801 Prediction

Related to

1986

The Trapdoor — Volume One
(Issue 13)

222



the four bit machine \n number cards from 1 to 16, put in square formation and four are selected, their total predicted \n david britland
1986
psychomancy
David Britland

The Four Bit Machine

1986

Psychomancy

51



the pretend prediction \n imaginary or clear dice rolled, total predicted \n karrell fox \n ice dice \n philip t. goldstein \n stewart james
1986
for my next trick...
Karrell Fox

The Pretend Prediction

Inspired by

1986

For My Next Trick...

57



menu \n item from menu are chosen, total is predicted \n stephen tucker
1987
1987 lecture
Stephen Tucker

Menu

1987

1987 Lecture

6



zyklische zahlen \n five uses \n rudolf braunmüller
1987
intermagic
Rudolf Braunmüller

Zyklische Zahlen

Oct. 1987

Intermagic
(Vol. 13 No. 1)

11



the monster's tongue \n comedy number prediction \n james hodges
1988
magical arts journal
James Hodges

The Monster's Tongue

1988

Magical Arts Journal
(Vol. 2 No. 7&8 Arcane)

13



phone in \n numbers by people who are randomly phoned add up to previous named number, posed as problem \n karl fulves
1988
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

Phone In

1988

Interlocutor
(Issue 48)

202



byte million \n number chosen from programmable calculator predicted, posed as problem \n karl fulves
1988
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

Byte Million

1988

Interlocutor
(Issue 48)

203



sum sum \n sum prediction with several number chips that are put in a 4x4 grid stand \n terri rogers \n summierende summen \n terri rogers
1988
more secrets
Terri Rogers

Sum Sum

Also published here

1988

More Secrets

3



fifthought \n three numbers added, total predicted on calculator, then chosen digit of this total divined \n philip t. goldstein \n "five thoughts ahead" (peter warlock)
1989
a phil goldstein collection
Philip T. Goldstein

Fifthought

Inspired by "Five Thoughts Ahead" (Peter Warlock)

1989

A Phil Goldstein Collection

69



summierende summen \n sum prediction with several number chips that are put in a 4x4 grid stand \n terri rogers \n sum sum \n terri rogers
1989
intermagic
Terri Rogers

Summierende Summen

Also published here

July 1989

Intermagic
(Vol. 14 No. 4&5)

145



brain scan \n number arrived at with procedure, a fax sent earlier predicts that number in an indirect way \n ben harris
1990
mad fax and other mysteries
Ben Harris

Brain Scan

1990

Mad Fax and other Mysteries

63



a mental miracle \n sum prediction \n paul hallas \n fred barlow's "mental prodigies" \n some total \n larry becker \n will dexter's "computer mind" in "feature magic for mentalists" p. 113
1990
mental mix
Paul Hallas

A Mental Miracle

Related to Fred Barlow's "Mental Prodigies"
 Some Total (Larry Becker, 1978)
 Will Dexter's "Computer Mind" in "Feature Magic for Mentalists" p. 113

1990

Mental Mix

10



wired \n subtlety for "name any number" nailwriter prediction \n john carney
1991
carneycopia
John Carney

Wired

1991

Carneycopia

115



twins & triplets \n multiple color thumb tip nail writer, used for number prediction
 triple thumb tip writer \n steve dusheck \n "three track mind" (connie haden)
1991
dusheck's thumb tip magic
Steve Dusheck

Twins & Triplets

Related to "Three Track Mind" (Connie Haden)

1991

Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic

41



psychic cigarette paper \n cigarette paper crumbled up, number and color appear/predicted on it, either by writing or number written in named color \n nelson hahne
1991
page wright's manuscript
Nelson Hahne

Psychic Cigarette Paper

1991

Page Wright's Manuscript

282



2. das wendeblockprinzip \n  die namensvorhersage (name prediction)
 die zahlenvohersage (number prediction) \n alexander de cova
1992
ein profi packt aus...
Alexander de Cova

2. Das WendeblockPrinzip

1992

Ein Profi packt aus...

87



no/no. \n named number is predicted in sealed envelope, with no gag, carbon envelope, first published in "magick" no. 442, 1990 \n thomas alan waters \n gene grant's "vision of the future" in "phantini's incredible mental secrets", 1960
1993
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

No/No.

Related to Gene Grant's "Vision of the Future" in "Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets", 1960

1993

Mind, Myth & Magick
(Issue Magazine Miscellanea)

454



the crimson count \n prediction of a number between one and ten, numbers on cards predicted one is red, first published in burt sperber's "miracles of my friends" 1982 \n thomas alan waters
1993
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

The Crimson Count

1993

Mind, Myth & Magick
(Issue Magazine Miscellanea)

470



psychic compatibility \n as anthony linden, number divination \n anthony lindan
1993
the trapdoor — volume two
Anthony Lindan

Psychic Compatibility

1993

The Trapdoor — Volume Two
(Issue 49)

892



additiontal ideas suggested by max howard \n for instafax card printer, using it with "calculation sensation" (bob king), out to lunch combination \n max howard
1993
the instafax card printer
Max Howard

Additiontal Ideas Suggested by Max Howard

1993

The InstaFax Card Printer

3



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



a psychological trick a la john mulholland \n prediction of chosen letter, number and shape \n john mulholland
1994
more greater magic
John Mulholland

A Psychological Trick a la John Mulholland

1994

More Greater Magic

1155



verity off \n chips with numbers and letters on them are used to predict numbers chosen from number deck, anagram \n philip t. goldstein
1994
thabbatical
Philip T. Goldstein

Verity Off

1994

Thabbatical

76



predictperfect \n nine jumbo cards with numbers from one to nine are formed into three threedigit numbers, the total is predicted, chart to repeat effect with different numbers \n meir yedid \n combo lock combo \n mark garetz
1994
predictperfect
Meir Yedid

PredictPerfect

Related to

1994

PredictPerfect

4



extra for experts \n additional ideas for predictperfect \n meir yedid
1994
predictperfect
Meir Yedid

Extra for Experts

1994

PredictPerfect

19



number con \n two numbers named, their total match previous prediction \n tony bartolotta
1994
rigmarole
Tony Bartolotta

Number Con

1994

Rigmarole
(Issue 9)

104



the invisible cards and envelopes \n named invisible card put in invisible envelope is put in real envelope and becomes visible there, one of 36, named number is also on envelope \n gary kurtz \n "the invisible cards and envelopes" (alan shaxon, practical sorcery) \n the invisible cards and envelopes \n gary kurtz
1995
notes from the summit
Gary Kurtz

The Invisible Cards and Envelopes

Inspired by "The Invisible Cards and Envelopes" (Alan Shaxon, Practical Sorcery)
Variations

1995

Notes from The Summit

1



florariggs \n bag with bulldog clip, prediction of three numbers, in bag rose for spectator \n john riggs \n floramental \n david douglas
1995
the magic of john riggs
John Riggs

Florariggs

Inspired by

1995

The Magic of John Riggs

61



digit tell us \n "thoughts on a classic number stunt"
three digit number, taken reversed and subtracted, foolproof method \n karl fulves
1995
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Digit Tell Us

1995

The Fine Print
(Issue 1)

7



mathematical magic \n sixdigit number, taken reversed, used in calculation, table with different outcomes, also for five, four, three and twodigit numbers \n walter brookes \n thayer's bulletin, april 1923 \n application \n karl fulves
1995
the fine print
Walter Brookes

Mathematical Magic

VariationsAlso published here Thayer's Bulletin, April 1923

1995

The Fine Print
(Issue 1)

8



application \n letters correspond to letters for fun number reveal \n karl fulves \n mathematical magic \n walter brookes
1995
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Application

Inspired by

1995

The Fine Print
(Issue 1)

9



highway robbery \n letters correspond to letters for fun number reveal \n john mulholland \n karl fulves \n demonstration of "affinity of letters and figures" (linking ring, march 1933) \n informant \n karl fulves
1995
the fine print
John Mulholland, Karl Fulves

Highway Robbery

Related to Demonstration of "Affinity of Letters and Figures" (Linking Ring, March 1933)
 Informant (Karl Fulves, 1995)

1995

The Fine Print
(Issue 1)

10



think of a number \n no. 10, number thoughtof, after some calculation the result is always six \n unknown
1995
easy magic
Unknown

Think of a Number

1995

Easy Magic

13



number magic \n no. 13, spectator uses the value of a card and another number for calculation with calculator, both numbers divined when total is seen \n karl fulves
1995
easy magic
Karl Fulves

Number Magic

1995

Easy Magic

17



pocket presto \n no. 58, spectator counts his change and puts one coin into pocket, amount of change divined after some calculations \n calvin cole \n karl fulves \n one of those things \n calvin cole
1995
easy magic
Calvin Cole, Karl Fulves

Pocket Presto

Also published here

1995

Easy Magic

81



numbers in mind \n no. 60, hidden numbers revealed by performer, using a confederate \n karl fulves
1995
easy magic
Karl Fulves

Numbers in Mind

1995

Easy Magic

85



mein lottotrick \n sum of lottery numbers predicted \n rudolf braunmüller \n anmerkungen aus der magischen provinz \n utz napierala
1995
intermagic
Rudolf Braunmüller

Mein Lottotrick

Variations

Mar. 1995

Intermagic
(Vol. 19 No. 2)

67



anmerkungen aus der magischen provinz \n sum of lottery numbers predicted \n utz napierala \n mein lottotrick \n rudolf braunmüller
1995
intermagic
Utz Napierala

Anmerkungen aus der magischen Provinz

Inspired by

Mar. 1995

Intermagic
(Vol. 19 No. 2)

68



birthday telepathy \n number divination, possible via telephone \n michael skinner
1996
classic sampler
Michael Skinner

Birthday Telepathy

1996

Classic Sampler

29



the invisible cards and envelopes \n named invisible card put in invisible envelope is put in real envelope and becomes visible there, named number is also on envelope
 first version  forcing the suit
 second version  fiftytwo possibilities \n gary kurtz \n the invisible cards and envelopes \n gary kurtz \n the invisible card and envelopes \n alan shaxon
1996
notes from the summit (revised edition)
Gary Kurtz

The Invisible Cards and Envelopes

Inspired by

1996

Notes from The Summit (revised edition)

1



split thought \n ace through ten of hearts on top, numbers thought of by two spectators and after some mental calculation by spectators the numbers are divined \n bob king \n ken krenzel trick from new jinx \n in "classic stand up closeup" (bob king)
1996
fivestar magic
Bob King

Split Thought

Inspired by Ken Krenzel Trick from New Jinx
Also published here in "Classic Stand Up CloseUp" (Bob King)

1996

FiveStar Magic

18



out to lunch addanumber \n \n bob king
1996
fivestar magic
Bob King

Out to Lunch AddaNumber

1996

FiveStar Magic

22



der addierer \n spectator write numbers on paper in envelope, performer removes some they add up to any named number \n david britland \n stephen tucker \n adder \n stephen tucker \n david britland
1996
intermagic
David Britland, Stephen Tucker

Der Addierer

Also published here

1996

Intermagic
(Vol. 20 No. 4&5)

186



g.k. on dr. jaks' "master secret of the swami" \n three digit number test, spectator first gets one right, then two and finally the complete number \n gary kurtz \n dr. stanley jaks \n master secret of the swami \n dr. stanley jaks
1997
the ultimate chairs prediction (plus)
Gary Kurtz, Dr. Stanley Jaks

G.K. on Dr. Jaks' "Master Secret of the Swami"

Inspired by

1997

The Ultimate Chairs Prediction (Plus)

12



trick of the ages \n spectator cuts to cards which duplicate a chosen date \n mickey macdougall
1997
the fred braue notebooks
Mickey MacDougall

Trick of the Ages

1997

The Fred Braue Notebooks
(Issue 8)

20



a mind for money \n five envelope with some coin change, four chosen, content added, amount predicted \n tony bartolotta \n informant \n karl fulves \n informant \n karl fulves \n letters \n c. d. oeloff \n vernon winiecke \n howard schaefer \n r. farrell
1997
underworld
Tony Bartolotta

A Mind For Money

Related to

1997

Underworld
(Issue 5)

57



none is a number \n "dot com  tricks and stunts with numbers"
row, column or diagonal on calculator layout chosen, those digits typed in and multiplied with another row, then child's age added, final number and child's age divined, credit information \n karl fulves
1997
the fine print
Karl Fulves

None Is A Number

1997

The Fine Print
(Issue 5)

125



addariggs \n sum prediction pinned on back, addanumber with index cards \n john riggs
1997
mind & magic magazine
John Riggs

AddARiggs

1997

Mind & Magic Magazine
(Vol. 1 No. 2)

3



combo lock combo \n nine jumbo cards with numbers from one to nine are formed into three threedigit numbers, the total is predicted, opens padlock with spectator's ring \n mark garetz \n predictperfect \n meir yedid \n larry becker's "the ultimate matrix" in "mentalism for magicians" \n thunderbolt \n larry becker
1997
mind & magic magazine
Mark Garetz

Combo Lock Combo

Inspired by Larry Becker's "The Ultimate Matrix" in "Mentalism for Magicians"
Related to

1997

Mind & Magic Magazine
(Vol. 1 No. 3)

3



stupor market shopper \n sum prediction of several prices of items \n richard bartram, jr.
1997
trephine
Richard Bartram, Jr.

Stupor Market Shopper

1997

Trephine

144



you've already won! \n calculation that always results in the number five, predicted with five dollar bills \n james baker
1998
underworld
James Baker

You've Already Won!

1998

Underworld
(Issue 9)

124



paradox redux \n "dot com  tricks and stunts with numbers"
tapestry parity principle, credit information, 4x4 number matrix, 19 or 61 \n philip t. goldstein \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
1998
the fine print
Philip T. Goldstein

Paradox Redux

Inspired by

1998

The Fine Print
(Issue 8)

247



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

The Fine Print
(Issue 9)

289



folding numbers \n paper with numbers in a 4x4 grid is folded into small square, edges cut off, sum of one orientation predicted, parity \n jack avis \n paradox papers \n martin gardner
1998
vis à vis
Jack Avis

Folding Numbers

Inspired by

1998

Vis à Vis

86



subliminal persuation \n four numbers on a board, chosen one is predicted \n paul alberstat
1998
mind & magic magazine
Paul Alberstat

Subliminal Persuation

1998

Mind & Magic Magazine
(Vol. 1 No. 7)

3



the irs divination \n sum divination \n ken de courcy \n a book test by tom craven in "the linking ring" january, 1995.
1998
mind & magic magazine
Ken De Courcy

The IRS Divination

Inspired by a book test by Tom Craven in "The Linking Ring" January, 1995.

1998

Mind & Magic Magazine
(Vol. 1 No. 8)

11



think of a number \n psychological force of number with multiple out prediction in himber wallet, different odd digits or even digits \n harry lorayne
1998
the himber wallet book
Harry Lorayne

Think Of A Number

1998

The Himber Wallet Book

139



sum prediction and book test \n using himber wallet \n harry lorayne
1998
the himber wallet book
Harry Lorayne

Sum Prediction And Book Test

1998

The Himber Wallet Book

220



total knock out \n number divination and prediction with gaffed calculator, based on john cornelius' "total recall"
 business seminar presentation
 stage presentation \n richard osterlind \n john cornelius
1999
dynamic mysteries
Richard Osterlind, John Cornelius

Total Knock Out

1999

Dynamic Mysteries

54



date certain \n "dot com  tricks and stunts with numbers"
on calendar some days are circled and a calculation made, predicted \n mel bennett
1999
the fine print
Mel Bennett

Date Certain

1999

The Fine Print
(Issue 10)

347



don't touch \n numbers added on addanumber pad, sum predicted \n david oliver
2000
son of simon says!
David Oliver

Don't Touch

2000

Son of Simon Says!

127



summenprophetie \n twenty business cards, each with a twofigure number by a spectator, then some cards are totaled and total divined \n kent arthur \n familiar spirit \n kent arthur
2000
intermagic
Kent Arthur

SummenProphetie

Also published here

2000

Intermagic
(Vol. 23 No. 4&5)

150



eine verblüffende prophezeiung \n numbers on both sides of four papers, a total is predicted \n shigeo futagawa \n stunumbers \n shigeo futagawa
2000
intermagic
Shigeo Futagawa

Eine verblüffende Prophezeiung

Related to

2000

Intermagic
(Vol. 24 No. 1)

11



padding \n add a number coincidence, first published in "something borrowed, something new", 1941 \n paul curry \n rescue 2000 \n mick ayres
2001
paul curry's worlds beyond
Paul Curry

Padding

Variations

2001

Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond

156



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

Hex Squared

20



mental math \n no. 10, three spectator concoct threedidget numbers from cards, they are added and sum predicted as four cards in case \n unknown
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Unknown

Mental Math

2001

New SelfWorking Card Tricks

16



a perfect strike \n no. 72, tencard layout folded and some values added to force a number \n mel bennett \n three card tricks \n mel bennett
2001
new selfworking card tricks
Mel Bennett

A Perfect Strike

Also published here

2001

New SelfWorking Card Tricks

111



cell block \n spectator chosen and some birthdays added, medium called on cell phone and it divines the spectator and the number \n wilson reed
2001
latter day secrets
Wilson Reed

Cell Block

2001

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 6)

182



the press club prediction \n prediction of an object, a word and a number, plus a knocked over bottle by a spectator and a dried up pen \n david berglas
2002
the mind & magic of david berglas
David Berglas

The Press Club Prediction

2002

The Mind & Magic of David Berglas

297



add infinitum \n three methods, total of three threedigit numbers is predicted \n david berglas \n ad infinitum \n david berglas
2002
the mind & magic of david berglas
David Berglas

Add Infinitum

Also published here

2002

The Mind & Magic of David Berglas

448



today's date \n named numbers add to the current date \n david berglas
2002
the mind & magic of david berglas
David Berglas

Today's Date

2002

The Mind & Magic of David Berglas

452



miracle slate \n sliding section on slate, part of slate covered with paper, can be filled in from behind for any prediction \n peter warlock \n on oneahead & mental epic \n karl fulves \n joseph dunninger \n theodore annemann \n peter warlock
2002
latter day secrets
Peter Warlock

Miracle Slate

Related to

2002

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 7)

230



sixtynine \n performer predicts numbers, alternately written down on business cards \n steve beam
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Steve Beam

SixtyNine

2002

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 4

196



steve's nothingtodowithcanning'sidea prediction \n number is formed by simple arithmetics and predicted with a coin \n steve beam
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Steve Beam

Steve's NothingToDoWithCanning'sIdea Prediction

2002

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 4

210



improved swami \n nail writer \n al baker
2003
the secret ways of al baker
Al Baker

Improved Swami

2003

The Secret Ways of Al Baker
(Issue Instructions)

557



spirit slates  lock spirit slate \n slate with moving flap \n al baker
2003
the secret ways of al baker
Al Baker

Spirit Slates  Lock Spirit Slate

2003

The Secret Ways of Al Baker
(Issue Instructions)

579



numero! \n end sum also predicts name of spectator \n al baker
2003
the secret ways of al baker
Al Baker

Numero!

2003

The Secret Ways of Al Baker
(Issue Magazines)

611



mathematical number trick \n \n al baker
2003
the secret ways of al baker
Al Baker

Mathematical Number Trick

2003

The Secret Ways of Al Baker
(Issue Notebooks)

719



thought foretold \n \n al baker
2003
the secret ways of al baker
Al Baker

Thought Foretold

2003

The Secret Ways of Al Baker
(Issue Notebooks)

749



16 digits \n sum prediction with slate \n alexander de cova \n peter alexis \n epic slate test \n peter alexis
2003
gambit
Alexander de Cova, Peter Alexis

16 Digits

Inspired by

2003

Gambit

5



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



the natural lottery \n prediction of named lottery numbers on ticket in wallet \n anthony owen \n the natural lottery \n anthony owen
2003
some tricks
Anthony Owen

The Natural Lottery

Also published here

2003

Some Tricks

12



triple number prediction \n sum predicted on back of shirt underneath jacket, confederate writes on back at edge of stage \n nicholas einhorn
2004
world tour lecture notes — set 2
Nicholas Einhorn

Triple Number Prediction

2004

World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 2

18



3rd hand telepathy \n \n nicholas einhorn
2004
world tour lecture notes — set 2
Nicholas Einhorn

3rd Hand Telepathy

2004

World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 2

19



mitosis \n two spectators each write down sic digit numbers, add them together, calls that number on a phone, turns out to be magician's cellphone number \n david acer \n mitosis \n david acer
2004
random acts of magic
David Acer

Mitosis

Also published here

2004

Random Acts of Magic

290



double digit inflation \n using the tent prediction as a twoway out \n doug canning \n steve beam \n i've got your number \n lewis jones
2004
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 5
Doug Canning, Steve Beam

Double Digit Inflation

Inspired by

2004

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 5

135



that's the ticket \n theater tickets, prediction of chosen seat \n andy hurst
2004
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 5
Andy Hurst

That's the Ticket

2004

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 5

141



triout \n spectator choses large number by chosen seven or eight spot cards, it is predicted that it is divisible by three, and it is, for practicing card counting \n karl fulves \n urban legends \n karl fulves
2005
clockwork
Karl Fulves

TriOut

Related to

2005

Clockwork

6



inca sticks \n sticks with numbers arranged by spectator, performer predicts total \n karl fulves
2005
combo ii
Karl Fulves

Inca Sticks

2005

Combo II

19



focus \n additional ideas for david berglas' ad infinitum \n bob ostin \n on ad infinitum \n bob ostin \n bob driebeek \n ad infinitum \n david berglas
2005
bob ostin — a lifetime of magical inventions
Bob Ostin

Focus

Inspired byAlso published here

2005

Bob Ostin — A Lifetime of Magical Inventions

25



urban legends \n 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 \n karl fulves \n triout \n karl fulves \n stunumbers \n shigeo futagawa
2006
prolix
Karl Fulves

Urban Legends

Inspired byRelated to

2006

Prolix
(Issue 1)

14



rescue 2000 \n number divination \n mick ayres \n padding \n paul curry
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 6
Mick Ayres

Rescue 2000

Inspired by

2006

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 6

100



my # yours \n number prediction by both performer and spectator, only calculation \n stewart judah
2007
prolix
Stewart Judah

My # Yours

2007

Prolix
(Issue 3)

202



the aag principle \n five by five square filled with numbers generated by adding numbers up, magician can predict the total \n stewart james \n new tops, oct 1962
2007
the essential stewart james
Stewart James

The AAG Principle

Also published here

2007

The Essential Stewart James

142



ontene prediction \n sixteen cards dealt into four by four square, magician predicts the sum of any chosen row or column \n stewart james \n handwritten notes, june 1983
2007
the essential stewart james
Stewart James

Ontene Prediction

Also published here Handwritten notes, June 1983

2007

The Essential Stewart James

175



numismatica \n "they've got your number"
after some calculation, one of five force numbers is the outcome \n karl fulves \n numismatrick \n robin robertson
2008
xtra credit
Karl Fulves

Numismatica

Variations

2008

Xtra Credit
(Issue 2)

6



calendar prediction \n mel stover's "days of force" with calendar \n mel stover \n days of force \n mel stover
2010
secret agenda
Mel Stover

Calendar Prediction

Related to

2010

Secret Agenda
(Issue Oct 20)

312



weber's winning idea \n numbermatrix force on lottery ticket \n michael weber \n date sense \n walter b. gibson
2010
weber's winning idea
Michael Weber

Weber's Winning Idea

Related to

2010

Weber's Winning Idea

1



telefonrechnung aus der zukunft \n sum prediction, phone bill from the future \n christoph borer
2010
prevedere
Christoph Borer

Telefonrechnung aus der Zukunft

2010

Prevedere

7



sir offalot \n ideas if the spectator miscalculates sum \n tom stone
2011
maelstrom
Tom Stone

Sir Offalot

2011

Maelstrom

192



mitosis \n two spectators each write down sic digit numbers, add them together, calls that number on a phone, turns out to be magician's cellphone number \n david acer \n mitosis \n david acer
2011
more power to you
David Acer

Mitosis

Also published here

2011

More Power to You

149



werbung à la carte \n on business cards and magic with special printed business cards, five routines
 effektkarten
 visitenkarten idee #1 (princess card trick)
 visitenkarten idee #2 (number prediction with fingers, gag)
 visitenkarten idee #3 (letters sort to words)
 visitenkarten idee #4 (using stickers instead of business cards)
 visitenkarten idee #5 (on flyers) \n wolfgang moser \n royal princess \n wolfgang moser
2011
kreationen
Wolfgang Moser

Werbung à la Carte

Also published here

2011

Kreationen

37



the mysterious number seven \n sum prediction of numbers filled in grid, uses the aag principle \n stewart james \n persi diaconis \n ron graham
2012
magical mathematics
Stewart James, Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham

The Mysterious Number Seven

2012

Magical Mathematics

187



fold & cheat \n 3x3 grid with numbers on paper, folded in different ways and numbers added, medium called and some of the digits named, medium knows rest \n karl fulves
2012
prolix
Karl Fulves

Fold & Cheat

2012

Prolix
(Issue 10)

688



dining out \n value of food selected from diner menu predicted \n jim steinmeyer
2013
ensuing impuzzibilities
Jim Steinmeyer

Dining Out

2013

Ensuing Impuzzibilities

39



zero prinzip \n total of three threedigit numbers is predicted \n sveroni \n ad infinitum \n david berglas
2013
alte neuheiten
Sveroni

Zero Prinzip

Related to

2013

Alte Neuheiten

11



update \n three digits called out by spectators, predicted by a prediction written on a card safety pinned to the back of the performer's jacket, credit information on the plot \n paul vigil \n backdate \n thomas alan waters
2014
classic fantastic
Paul Vigil

Update

Inspired by

2014

Classic Fantastic

139



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


