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Hocus Pocus Junior Conveyance of Cards and Dice mentioning card tricks and principles without details
- divided cards
- advantage dice by cutting off a strip
- "nipping" (punch?), corner crimp, dots
The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 51
Unknown Le Grand Sultan automaton who can divine a card by nodding with his head, the number of a rolled dice and in which compartment of a closed box a doll is placed, with assitant La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 1
Unknown To find the Number of Points cast on Three Dice sum divination of three rolled dice Breslaw's Last Legacy 49
Unknown To find the Points cast upon Two Dice sum divination of two dice Breslaw's Last Legacy 51
Unknown To Name, without seeing them, the Points of a Pair of Dice arithmetical Modern Magic 269
Unknown The Vanishing Die large die from hat to hat, shell Modern Magic 419
Unknown The Die Dissolving in a Pocket Handkerchief dummy that folds flat sewn into handkerchief Modern Magic 420
Unknown The Die and Orange large die and orange transpose Modern Magic 423
Unknown The Vanishing Canary Bird and Cage large die, bird cage and bird travel around Modern Magic 424
Unknown To Change, invisibly, the Numbers show on either Face of a Pair of Dice Related to Modern Magic 268
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenwürfel playing card change to three-inch die Der moderne Kartenkünstler 161
Unknown Plate raps Number plate on tray raps according to thrown die number, electro magnet Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 74
Unknown Die behexten Würfel No. 8, holding three dice between thumb and first finger and letting center one drop, puzzleRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 160
Unknown The Changing Dice - Improved Methods
also with all black and white sides, three-sided shell
Related to Later Magic 514
Stanley Collins The Yellow Idol big die, spot moves then its placed in a box and travels to a crystal box and back, then a small figure / doll appears Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 77
Louis Haley, Charles T. Jordan New Coin Trick No. 6, "a la Hang Ping Chien"
six coins under handkerchief on table transpose with die underneath table, coins with wax surface
Ten New Pocket Tricks 12
Tom Sellers A Novel Match Box and Die Trick multiple out one out of six predictionVariations Tricks That Work 16
Oswald Rae The Sucker Die Box presentation and joker, brief routine outline More Practical Patter 39
Frank N. Dodd The Double Steal number "selected" with dice is predicted by number of matchesRelated toAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 244
Petrie Lewis The New Die and Hat Trick large die from tube to hat Greater Magic 842
Unknown The Wooden Block Divination Trick four numbered blocks in box are arranged, performer divines their arrangement Greater Magic 856
Verne Chesbro Strange Dice using marketed dice by Royal Heath The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 603
Paul Rosini, Unknown The Devil's Die Secret top number of die under cup correctly announced, two methods (one with simple cut-out in paper cup) The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 105) 632
Al Baker Cooperative Conjuring with (forcing) dice, between ten and thirty The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 211
L. Vosburgh Lyons The New Half and Half three dice and list of letter combinations, a coincidence/prediction happensInspired by The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 148) 824
Stewart James Half and Half three dice and list of letter combinations, a coincidence/prediction happensRelated toVariations The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 766
Tom Sellers A Sliding Card Frame die box with card and a frame That's Good! 6
Syl Reilly The Phantom Die chosen number divined, luminous paint Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 376
John Paul The Dice Stack routine, ends with vanish of all dice from the dice cup Shoot the Works 12
Edward Marlo Pick and Drop Shoot the Works 17
Wilbur Nesbitt The Match Box Die Box idea Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 32
Edward Marlo They're Loaded rolling five aces Shoot the Works 24
Edward Marlo Crooked Dice Set No. 1. Tops and Bottoms
Set No. 2. Shapes or Buffed Dice
Set No. 3. Trip Dice
Set No. 4. Filler or Loaded Dice
Set No. 5. Tapping Dice
Set No. 6. Paint Work
Set No. 7. Capped Transparent Dice
Set No. 8. Magnetic Dice
Shoot the Works 35
Edward Marlo Rules for Detecting Crooked Dice Shoot the Works 39
Edward Marlo Advice to Service Men on cheating Shoot the Works 38
Edward Marlo Gambling Demonstration Routine Shoot the Works 44
Edward Marlo Explanation of Terms Shoot the Works 45
Edward Marlo The Hand Behind the Dice Cup hand care Shoot the Works 46
Laurie Ireland Round Dice - A Novelty Shoot the Works 47
E.E. Hammill, Frank N. Dodd, John Scarne Cleromantic Chicanery page of newspaper is crumbled and page number is the prediction, three dice are stacked and the hidden numbers addedRelated to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 45) 184
Edward Marlo Simple Dice Routine - bar bet with four dice (snatching paper away from stack of dice)
- number divination (7-principle) with three dice
- magnetic dice with two dice
- number divination with two dice
- paddle routine with one die
- color changing die
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 16
Edward Marlo Through the Table four dice, with hat Shoot the Works 5
Edward Marlo Foo Dice Cup cup for switching dice Shoot the Works 24
Edward Marlo Dice Switches 1. The One Hand Switch
2. Money Switch
3. Cuff Switch
4. Table Switch
5. Single Dice Switch
Shoot the Works 40
Edward Marlo Triple Dice Routine two in hand one in pocket, with surprises (shrinking dice, coin appearance) Shoot the Works 9
Edward Marlo The Thumb Twister paddle move, with misspotted die Shoot the Works 28
Edward Marlo The Dice Switch Routine color changes Shoot the Works 43
Edward Marlo Four Dice and Two Hats matrix type assembly, giant die finale Shoot the Works 2
Edward Marlo Three Dice and a Hat form hand to under hat Shoot the Works 6
Edward Marlo A Dice and a Hat die vanishes and reappears audibly in hat Shoot the Works 7
Edward Marlo Three Dice and a Coin dice travel from hand to hand Shoot the Works 28
Edward Marlo Die False Transfer Shoot the Works 4
Edward Marlo Dice Transposition three red and three white dice Shoot the Works 7
Edward Marlo Four of a Kind - The Farmer Shake rolling wanted values Shoot the Works 18
Edward Marlo Hold Out Methods Shoot the Works 21
Tony Platt Tony Platt Hold Out Shoot the Works 22
Edward Marlo Chinese Dice Box Shoot the Works 26
Unknown Dice Control on a Hard Surface Shoot the Works 31
Edward Marlo Marlo's Control Related to Shoot the Works 33
Unknown Soup! liquid to make dice temporarily sticky Shoot the Works 34
Edward Marlo Dice Control section intro Shoot the Works 31
Edward Marlo Dice Control on a Soft Surface Shoot the Works 33
Arnold Belais Phoney Dice change of spots using paddle move Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 5) 74
George G. Kaplan 3-2-1 divination of a total of three rolled dice Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 1) 55
Jean Hugard, Herbert Hood Dice Production and Tricks 1. Production of a dice (with a handkerchief)
2. A mind reading trick (with a handkerchief)
3. Dipping into the future (prediction on a business card, by Herbert Hood)
Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 3) 64
R. M. Jamison That Screwy Die Again mis-spotted die routine, with actual mis-spotted die Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 3) 143
Mark Jacobs A Cubical Curiosity spot vanishes from cube with card and glas My Best 169
John J. Crimmins Jr. Humpty Dumpty Gets Around story trick for children My Best 225
Robert Lotz Koko and the Jumping Block short cube a libre routine with a jack-in-the-box Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 64
Mel Stover Dice Stack Addenda climax for dice stacking routine, load of multiple dice and jumbo die Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 9
Bob Spencer Block and Wand Penetration wand through die illusion Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 31
Frederick Mosteller Ambiguous numbers are selected by throwing dice The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 470
Bruce Elliott Dice Tip sort of two in the hand one in the pocket routine, with small dice The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 132) 531
George G. Kaplan, Dai Vernon, Al Baker The Game of "Thirty-One" Played with a Dice The Fine Art of Magic 275
Karrell Fox Loaded Dice loaded dice gag, die explodes The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 163) 657
Dr. Theodore Sack Sack's Spotted Sorcery three phase routine with dice, pips on dice changeRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 152) 615
John Howie Dotty Dice gaffed dice The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 149) 599
Martin Gardner Die-Vination two dice, sum divintion The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 164) 658
Harlan Tarbell Orange and Die die and orange change places, prop magic Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 251
Bruce Elliott Fate male and female names are selected, one by sliding a paperclip on a list, second by rolling the dice, the names match and represent a famous pair from historyRelated toVariations The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 177) 708
U. F. Grant Lady Luck multiple prediction, coins heads and tales, sum of thrown dice and selected card, tossed out deckRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 181) 723
Don Alan Dice ideas and gags for dice stacking and dice routines, trick die Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 30
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko - The Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected cardAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 220) 879
Kirk Stiles Hard Way two dice are thrown, one has seven spots the other is blank, as Kirk Styles The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 257) 1029
John Murray Die-Lie dice on cards, idea The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 266) 1064
Audley Walsh Snap-Aroo with a Die sleeving a die The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 270) 1080
Walter Essman Stacked six phase routine The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 295) 1178
Jack Avis Demented Dice The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Bil Baird Bil's Bell imitating the sound of two dice with a hidden bell, dice vanish The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 279) 1116
Kirk Stiles Kirk's Quirk die on cup, both are thrown into the air and turn, die lands inside the cupVariations The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 285) 1140
Bruce Elliott The Die is Cast invisible die is thrown and outcome predicted with a matchbox, see p. 1185 for additional ideas by Frank HuckVariations The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 292) 1166
Walter Essman Single Control dice change color The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 295) 1180
Dr. Theodore Sack Sack's Spotted Sorcery three phase routine with dice, pips on dice changeAlso published here Classic Secrets of Magic 50
Tenkai Ishida Tenkai Three Dice Trick three dice picked up and number arrangement on them changes, paddle move with three dice in pyramid configuration Six Tricks by Tenkai 8
Walter Essman Switch-Back one of two dice is controlled The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 295) 1179
Roger Montandon Die and Cup Jugglery Inspired by The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 297) 1187
Franklin V. Taylor Apport three crumbled paper balls, one is selected, objects on cards selected on appears in paper The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 300) 1199
Bill Simon The Cards and Dice - 1. The Transposition Ace - Four of clubs face-down on table with a die on top of each with one to four to top, dice exchanged and cards followRelated toVariations Sleightly Sensational 14
Bill Simon 2. The Big Change Ace - Three with three dice on top, they transpose and eventually all change to Threes and backVariations Sleightly Sensational 16
Jack Yates Devil's Die spectator thinks of a number between one and six, a die is put under performer's hand and without looking at it the performer shows three sides of the die several times and asks if the selected number is visible, number is eventually divinedInspired byRelated to Minds in Close-Up 11
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko the Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected cardAlso published here The Best in Magic 229
Eli Hackman, Stewart James Sure-Shot Dice Box Small box that allows dice in it to rattle but not turn over. Includes trick by Stewart James (sum prediction) Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 108
Martin Gardner Dice intro Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 42
Royal Vale Heath, Ed Balducci Heath's "Di-ciphering" Five dice with different three digit numbers on each face. Roll the dice, magician can very quickly give the sum of the numbers rolled Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 106
Unknown Guessing the Total Divination of sum of numbers from three dice Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 43
Unknown Positional Notation Tricks Divine the faces of three rolled dice after some mathematics Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 44
Frank N. Dodd Frank Dodd's Prediction Number "selected" with dice is predicted by number of matchesAlso published here Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 43
Bob Hummer Hummer's Die Mystery Magician uses dice to divine number thought of by spectator, principle is similar to 21 card trick / Gergonne's Pile Problem. spectator thinks of a number between one and six, a die is put under performer's hand and without looking at it the performer shows three sides of the die several times and asks if the selected number is visible, number is eventually divinedInspired byRelated to Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 45
Martin Gardner Die and Watch Mystery Die is used to start counting clockwise and anticlockwise on a clock, count to thought-of number, the two hours are added together and magician can divine the number on the die Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 51
Dai Vernon Climax for a Dice Routine two in the hand one in the pocket start, ending with jumbo and miniature dieRelated to The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 183
Bobby Bernard Dice Stacking tips and brief routine outline Magic in Miniature 8
Tony Corinda A Lesson in Mentalism total of six dice leads to a card, value is used for page number, line and word Book Tests 209
Tom Sellers Novelty Dice Prediction prediction of sum of several sides of dice Magic of the Mind 25
James Auer Mental Blocks spectator and performer put different colored cubes in a tube, same order, both blindfolded Still More Miracles in Mentalism 48
Robert A. Nelson Color Vision Outdone die with different colors placed in box, selected color is predicted, with Nelson Mental Gimic Still More Miracles in Mentalism 13
Nate Leipzig Dice Moves spots change Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 145
Martin Gardner The Thirteenth Turn die is turned according to some rules, divination of amount of turns (extra turn or not)Related to The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 387) 375
Karl Fulves The Heebie Jeebies dice from middle picket up in dice stacking, no details The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 60
J. B. Bobo The Stack of Nickels and Die die placed on stack and covered, betting game that die can be moved underneath, sucker element The New Modern Coin Magic 453
Ben Christopher Foregone Conclusion six matches, spectator choses any number of matches, number predicted by die in matchboxInspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 2) 72
Peter Alexis A Friendly Game betting game with dice, proposition betRelated to
  • p. 155 for George Henbeck comment
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 1st Folio) 136
Arthur Setterington Bolting Dice dice with drilled hole on a bolt is screwed on with a nut and after covered with a handkerchief it's found on the other side of the nut Stranger Mysteries 14
Horace E. Bennett Unfair Shake two in the hand (here dice cup) one in the pocket, then die change color and size twice, as a kicker a shot glass appears under the cup The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 113
Bob Farrell Four Dice "Chink-A-Chink" The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 288
L. Vosburgh Lyons Mental Block color cube placed in opaque box, performer divines orientation The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 10) 118
Kuda Bux Two Dice number calculated with throw of two dice divined The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 11) 124
William P. Miesel Cards & Dice Ace-Four and four dice match up, aces appearRelated to Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Karl Fulves Four Sided Triangle "Cards & Dice", three cards selected behind back according to roll of three dice, two located and one divined The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 3) 152
Karl Fulves Demon Dice "Cards & Dice", nine poker dice, three spectators combine a hand and they're dealt out The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 3) 153
Karl Fulves Some Difference values of put-away dice are divined, based on theme in Henry Christ's "Sum & Difference"Also published here Epilogue (Issue 3) 23
Martin Gardner Odd And Even Dice three dice are turned according to some rules, then the chosen die is divinedRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 9) 196
L. Vosburgh Lyons Future Thot dice with (larger) numbers used for number divinationInspired by
  • idea of Royal Heath
Also published here
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 11) 205
Bobby Bernard School For Croupiers coin flourishes, cutting the aces and dice stacking to a croupier presentation The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 225
Aaron Wainer Matchbox & Die chosen number from 1 to 6 predicted in matchboxRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 3) 235
Charles Brent Fate pair of mates revealed by counting down to numbers rolled with dice, in second trick spot cards indicated number on die The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 12) 290
Unknown A Trick with Dice two numbers on dice are divined, calculation Entertaining Mental Miracles 6
Norman Osborn Opposites card selected with invisible dice, they become visible and with them the card is found, see p. 288 for suggestion by Jack Avis The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 7) 260
Karl Fulves Babel astrology, Gibson, Koran, J. W. Sarles' magic shop, practical joke with colorvision (see also p. 306)Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 12) 286
George McLean Colorvision Gag practical joke with colorvisionRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 2) 306
Bob Farrell High Dice Stack stack of dice three times hight of cup The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 317
Walter Rollins Dice Stacking Ending The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 1) 373
Roy Walton Devilish Die die wrapped in flash paper is rolled, paper burned, rolled number counted down to, card predicted on paper piece underneath dieRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 383
Karl Fulves Colorvision Plus Math color vision cube turned on table by spectator according to instructions, color divined, see also p. 340 & 373Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 322
Marvin Johnson, Stanley Cook, Claude Crowe, Ed Morrisey Etcetera ColorVision story in Al Flosso's shop The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 332
Don Nielsen, Karl Fulves Colorvision Revisited two color vision sets, three-phase matching routine The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 9) 349
Edward Victor, Frank Butler Perfected Prophecy six cards in row, backs numbered, spectator rolls die, this card predicted, step-gaff and die with missing number, see also p. 415Related to
  • Edward Victor (Magic of 1936)
  • Frank Butler ("Mental Magic Compendium", Magic Wand, March 1947)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4) 404
Gene Finnell A Dice Paradox Epilogue (Issue 12) 90
Karl Fulves Ace-Dice-Ace position of selection is found via mathematical procedure involving dice, non-slip cut The Book of Numbers 27
Bradley Efron Las Vegas Dice non-transitive dice, also as packets of cards, see also p. 410 for idea by Stewart Olney The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 3) 393
Shirley Quimby Shirley Quimby's Method for non-transitive dice set The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 3) 393
Charlie Miller Die-Cast number on rolled die is predicted with matches in matchbook The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 35) 172
Ken Krenzel Never Say Die thought of number matched rolled number Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 48
Arthur Setterington Total Surprise two dice are rolled and put into a tube, performer reveals total of hidden numbers Straight Line Mysteries 13
Glenn G. Gravatt Visible Penetration cube through tube, penetrates plate and falls into glass Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 207
Stewart Judah Dice Go two red dice in one dice cup transpose with two green dice in second cup, see also p. 508Related to
  • "Patriotic Dice" (Walsh/Mishell, Dice Dexterity, p. 15)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 4) 485
Unknown Color-Vision Extra method variation The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 7) 516
Edward G. Brown A Card Chosen by the Throw of a Die or Other Implement of Apparent Chance The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 193
Robert E. Neale End Game three objects moved according to instructions, outcome predicted
- History
- The Children's Game (Rock Paper Scissors)
- The System
- A Variation
- Two Betting Games
- Addendum
- The Second Game (with cube/die)
- The Election Game
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 4) 593
Karl Fulves Drop Out three red dice alternate with two white dice and are held between thumb and first finger as block, white dice fall out at once, posed a problemRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 10) 644
Karl Fulves Some Difference values of put-away dice are divined, based on theme in Henry Christ's "Sum & Difference"Also published here Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 28
Karl Fulves Die Problem rolling die and mentalist knows number, posed as problem, electronics The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 5) 602
Fred Lowe Dice Stack routine written by Lewis Ganson, elaborate with divided cup, magnets, two dice towers from one cup
- Unfaked Cup
- Faked Cup
- First Routine
- The Eventual Routine
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 2) 825
Amedeo Vacca Matchbox-Prediction dice shaken in box, total predicted Amedeo's Continental Magic 46
John Scarne Dice Hustle Epilogue (Issue 20) 192
Amedeo Vacca Balancing Dice Puzzle moisture Amedeo's Continental Magic 43
Unknown Die Holdout behind ear Amedeo's Continental Magic 44
Karl Fulves A Dice Proposition The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 3) 702
Sam Dalal Drop Out Solution Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 9) 758
Martin Gardner On "Drop Out" solution to Fulves's problemInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 10) 782
Paul Swinford Octo octahedral die with symbols, chosen symbol divinedInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 12) 809
Karl Fulves Dice Problem two dice underneath cup, coin vanished and reappears between dice under cup, posed as problemRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 1) 821
Vic Perry Dice-Cipher six-figure number is multiplied with one to six, dice, divination, 142'857 The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 102) 507
Don Nielsen Dice Cup dice chop cup, used for visual die through cupRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 1) 821
Amedeo Vacca Never Say Die! two in the hand one in the pocket Amedeo's Continental Magic 44
Amedeo Vacca Egyptian Dice Puzzle three dice rolled, certain sum made by spectator, divined Amedeo's Continental Magic 42
Karl Fulves Removable Flap Dice Cup ideaInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 3) 834
Karl Fulves Babel David Roth, mirror image numbers puzzle, Die Box anecdote The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 4) 858
Kevin Fox We'll Ring You after the deck is removed from the case a die is tipped out, a coin appears under a card,the back of the card changes color, then the die and the coin vanish Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 9) 101
Stewart Judah Decoy Dice six cards used, two dice rolled and selection made via countingInspired by
  • "Scarne on Card Tricks", p. 210
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 855
David Calhoun Vegas Fling! dice, roulette and cards, triple prediction The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 136) 679
Unknown The Die and Box similar to Boston Box for a die
- Die Thru Hand
- Die Thru Handkerchief
- Visible Die Thru Handkerchief
Another Close-up Cavalcade 137
Unknown Cup Dice Switch as die is thrown beneath cup Another Close-up Cavalcade 54
Francis Carlyle Two Dice Switch The Magic of Francis Carlyle 92
Barry Govan Technicolor Dice two leather dice cups, red and green die, transposition and stuff with giant die climaxInspired by
  • "Chromo Cups & Balls" (Milt Kort)
Another Close-up Cavalcade 53
Edward Marlo Marlo Visible Change Another Close-up Cavalcade 56
Barry Govan, Ian Baxter Dice Interlude color change phases with giant die climax Another Close-up Cavalcade 58
Father Cyprian A Dice Opener two in the hand one in the pocket, using Lin Searles squashed die and pop-up die under close-up mat, six phases The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 6) 956
Stewart Judah, Paul Swinford Sack/Judah Dice Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 847
Jan Torell Dice Card jumbo card changes to jumbo die Magic by Jan Torell 18
Unknown Chink-A-Chink with small die box Another Close-up Cavalcade 143
Karl Fulves Copper Caper "Okito Box Notes Nr. 6" (actually part 7)
four copper coins in box transpose with die
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 9) 979
Karl Fulves The 12¢ Solution "Math Trix"
twelve pennies, two dice, pocket watch, dice total divined along with dates on chosen coin and setting on watch
Inspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 12) 1059
Robert Van Justus Oracle Z number divination of die, bizzar presentation The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 126) 629
Unknown The Sliding Die Box with hat The Big Book of Magic 235
Karl Fulves Psychik Dice rolling an eight and six with two dice before two sevens, odds apparently beaten, see also p. 926 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. Close-Up Folio #5) 930
Unknown Fate #2 No. 41, card of same value as thrown dice shows up Self-Working Card Tricks 62
Unknown Fate #1 No. 40, after some counting and making two packets with two dice, two black Jacks show up Self-Working Card Tricks 61
Mark Weston Multidie Box die penetrates pencil box and more dice are produced Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 6) 215
Harvey Rosenthal The Diminishing Die die diminishes several times, with metamorphosis change Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 6
Harvey Rosenthal Color Changing Die die changes color multiple times, metamorphosis change Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 7
Harvey Rosenthal New Theory Square-Circle die changes into sponge ball, metamorphosis change Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 8
Walt Lees Dice-O-Metrics Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 7) 232
Nick Trost Dice and Card Revelation Card found at number rolled on dice, then performer pulls out pair of cards that match the numbers on the dice Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 10
Kuda Bux, Karl Fulves Blind Dice #1 No. 43, two dice are rolled and turned over to some rules and the numbers added and card at this position remembered, performer finds itRelated toVariations Self-Working Card Tricks 66
Karl Fulves Blind Dice #2 No. 44, three dice are rolled and turned over to some rules and the numbers added and card at this position remembered, performer finds itInspired by Self-Working Card Tricks 67
Edward Marlo Marlo Vision Finesse to Color Vision The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 92
Edward Marlo The Undercover Cover Aright Move for Color Vision, realigning the box The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 93
Edward Marlo The Optical Revolve False display for Color Vision box to show all sides to be normal The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 96
Slydini Slydini On Colorvision two phases, die vanishes from box The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. Close-Up Folio #4) 913
Roy Miller Die-A-Bolic! number, color of a die and a card are predicted in bulldog clip The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 177) 883
Arthur Setterington Diception ball vanishes in a tube between two dice Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 9) 408
Warren Stephens Dice Trick large die covered with hand, small die rolled, they have the same number on top, then large die vanishes Close-up Cavalcade Finale 89
David Carré Just Dice chink a chink Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 6) 365
Karl Fulves Automatic Stack routine with cup and small tube The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 4
Karl Fulves Notes dice stacking with other objects and other ideas The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 12
Paul Harris "The Hard Way" two dice are permanently stuck together Las Vegas Close-Up 64
Karl Fulves Tuned Dice using dice with notes on corners to generate melodies, "Juke Box" Interlocutor (Issue 21) 79
Karl Fulves Chess Cube idea of chess variation with a dice that has chess figures on the sides
- Shadow Chess
Interlocutor (Issue 21) 82
Larry Becker Digitation numbered cards added to a number from invisible die, prediction of total in envelope World of Super Mentalism 132
Jeff Busby Dice Thru Table four at once, with cup The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 1
Bill Scott Sound Penetration "Three Dice Tricks"
three dice under cup, fourth penetrates inside audibly
The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 9
Bill Scott Die Penetro "Three Dice Tricks"
die penetrates cup visible
Related toAlso published here
  • "Die Penetro" (Fifty Years Later, Scottish Conjurers Association)
The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 6
Bill Scott Somersault "Three Dice Tricks"
four dice in dice cup, thrown into air, dice change into one large die
The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 10
Karl Fulves Coin Problems (B) coin in drinking glass changes to copper coin or to die, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 22) 84
Henry Christ Tele-Dice dice trick over telephone The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 11
Larry Becker Astro Dice using zodiac cards and pair of dice, one die is hidden and number divined, instructions with zodiac cards World of Super Mentalism 25
Lewis Ganson Introduction Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 5
Bobby Bernard The Materials Needed for Dice Stacking - The Working Surface
- The Dice
- The Cup or Shaker
Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 6
Bobby Bernard Some Useful Tips - Temperature
- Attitude
Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 8
Bobby Bernard The Routine - The Set-Up Position
- The First Pick-Up
Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 9
Bobby Bernard The Two Dice Stack Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 14
Bobby Bernard The Three Dice Stack Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 15
Bobby Bernard The Four Dice Stack - Stacking in Pairs
- Stacking Four Together
Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 16
Bobby Bernard Reading the Top Number Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 17
Bobby Bernard White in the Middle one off-colored die, travels in the middle of a stack of red dice Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 18
Bobby Bernard Patter and Presentation Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 21
Bobby Bernard An Additional Effect dice stacking, removing on die after the other from a stack of dice Bernard's Lesson on Dice Stacking 22
John F. Mendoza On Dice Stacking analyzing a sequence Close-up Presentations 28
Gerald Kosky How Many? dice routine Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 11
Jules Hirsch Ivory Tower stunt with stack of checkers or dice, chip is rolled towards it and one is thrown out The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1297
Ted Glick Dice Trap two dice under cup, coin vanishes and reappears underneath cup between the two dice, three methodsInspired by The Chronicles (Issue 15) 1208
Karl Fulves Cheating At Dice on gambling books and a method to short-change casino chips Interlocutor (Issue 28) 109
Karl Fulves Dice Trap Related to Interlocutor (Issue 31) 121
Kurt A. Christoff Petals around the Rose roll of five dice is assigned a value, the puzzle is to find the rule, originally from "Mathematics Teacher"Related toVariations Interlocutor (Issue 39) 154
Karrell Fox Gamblecture ideas for a gambling lecture
- loaded dice gag (exploding sound)
- baby shoes gag
- false cuts with three colored woods
- pseudo deck switch (nudist)
- "bottoms" gag, pin-up girls
Another Book 317
Les Scheyer A Dice Interlude front and back of die is shown and transforms Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 183
Harry Lorayne, Kirk Stiles Double Surface a value is shown on three sides Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 185
Karl Fulves Logic Dice die is turned around some times according to simple rules, end result is predictedRelated to Faro Possibilities 33
Karl Fulves Digital Dice die is turned around some times according to simple rules, top numbers are noted, this number sequence is predicted or foreseen Faro Possibilities 34
Unknown Squaring the Cycle No. 5, die moved on square layout, starting position divined Self-Working Mental Magic 6
Bob Hummer Imagination spectator throws invisible die and deals deck in that amount of packets, back of performed turned divines amount of packets (1941) Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 21
Karl Fulves Murder in a Matchbox three match boxes, performer's back is turned and a small gun, a bill and a die are put in boxes, performer knows which object is where and what side is on top of the die Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 69
El Duco Slow Motion Penetration die is placed under a card, slowly penetrates table and lands into glass under table, needle El Duco's Lecture Notes 19
Mary Wolf The Cone and Coins Routine Cylinder & Coins with cone and die which grows as finale John: Verse Two 115
Mary Wolf Die to Half Dollar metamorphosis style John: Verse Two 121
El Duco Golden Dice three black dice change into golden dice under handkerchief El Duco's Lecture Notes 7
Karl Fulves Dice on Slate idea in which dice drawn on slate become real Curioser 12
Bob Hummer The Moon Die Mystery number from one to six is thought of, three sides of a die are shown to spectator and he is asked if he sees his number, repeated three times and number is divined, without performer ever looking at the diceRelated toVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 15
Father Cyprian Rubik Con suggestions without details:
- Colorvision with mini Rubik's Cube
- Colorvision with jumbled cube, a duplicate of configuration is drawn
- mini cube is solved under dice cup, suggestion of (partial) shell
- to force a color, either with counting procedure or loaded
- pop-up cube for production
- stage size cube that twists and person is produced
- coding information
Related to Octet 24
Cees De Vries (D)ice Breakers gags and puzzles with dice Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 9) 533
Karl Fulves ESP and Dice con bet with dice rolls Origins 16
Jeff Busby Phantom of the Dice Table color changing die routine with cup, die behind ear holdout
- Phase One: "It's Right Ear"
- Phase Two: A Handy Switch
- Phase Three: Into the Darkness
- Notes
- Further Notes
The Chronicles (Issue 29) 1345
Martin Gardner From Martin Gardner puzzle question about dice rolls Interlocutor (Issue 45) 177
Unknown Dice Catch No. 22, two dice held outside of a cup, puzzle throwing both dice inside with one hand Self-Working Table Magic 26
Unknown The New Dropout No. 26, three dice held between two fingers, dropping only the center one Self-Working Table Magic 30
Unknown Controlled Dice Shot No. 23, betting that with two dice most of the times a one or a six is thrownRelated to Self-Working Table Magic 27
El Duco Slow Motion Penetration die through table, covered by card, visualAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 8) 526
Gene Grant The Great Die Mystery two numbers of a die are predicted, with a paddle move as humorous moment Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 16
Martin Gardner The Thirteenth Turn No. 24, parity principle, spectator can give die twelve or thirteen quarter turns, performer divines amount of turns Self-Working Table Magic 28
Martin Gardner Spell-A-Die No. 25, using the parity principle, instead of counting a number a name is spelled (Lincoln or Washington), name is divined Self-Working Table Magic 29
Unknown Mental Die No. 28, die under hat, divination of number Self-Working Table Magic 32
Karl Fulves Logic Dice No. 29, divining chosen number, quarter turn instructionsRelated to Self-Working Table Magic 34
Gene Grant The Return of Color Vision color cube placed in a box, chosen color is divined and predicted Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 21
Jim Moore Rubik's Die Box cube in die box, solves there The Magic of the Cube 8
Stephen Tucker Imagine spectator imagines poker chip, die and coins in hand and removes one, choice predicted by content of handInspired by
  • Subir Kumar Dhar effect in Magigram
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 16) 305
Barry Govan Las Vegas Dice one cup routine using dice instead of balls Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 5) 629
Neville Wiltshire Die Thru Silk effect proposition in which spots are lost during silk penetration The Magic of the Cube 11
Unknown Dice Switch with bills The Magic of the Cube 30
Kurt Freitag Vienna Dice Change pips on dice change, paddle move The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part I 19
Bobby Bernard Bernard Switch Coin transforms into a pair of dice The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 39
George Schindler Dice-A-Rubik two dice transform into small Rubik's cubes when thrown The Magic of the Cube 30
George Schindler Quick Change Cube small Rubik's cube changes into normal die, pull The Magic of the Cube 31
Neville Wiltshire Cube Production fold-flat rubik's cubes as production items The Magic of the Cube 10
Jack Kent Tillar Dark Vision using solved Rubik's cube for Color Vision, effect also suggested by Bill Wisch & Fr. CyprianRelated to The Magic of the Cube 21
H. Penn Dark Vision - Alternate Version Color Vision type effect with forced color, gaffed Rubik's Cube The Magic of the Cube 23
Paul Gertner Penetrating Dice Stack through cup, using a glued stackRelated to The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 16
Charlie Miller The Croquet Cabinet Die Box routine with ball or round object instead of die The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 124
Roy Baker Knock Out Reading Mind reading (name of card, chosen design, dice throw, chosen color, reading on health, wealth, love, luck, occupation, birthdate, answer any question in mind) Baker's Capers 24
Gerald Deutsch Dice Caper lapping routine with purse frame Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 3) 745
Martin Gardner Rotating Die optical illusion with hollow die Epoptica (Issue 4) 230
R. C. H. Cheng A New Sucker Bet non-transitive dice Epoptica (Issue 4) 232
Roy Baker The What's It's Name Dice Trick two in the hand, one in the pocket with dice, climax with jumbo dice production Baker's Capers 17
Karl Fulves Dollars and Dice No. 27, serial number of bill, dice rolled, performer instantly adjusts serial number so it is divisible by other number Self-Working Number Magic 44
Karl Fulves Super Prophet No. 99, numbers from one to six listed a few times and added, total predictedInspired by Self-Working Number Magic 137
John Ryan Hologram-Itis two dice are put in glass disc and become a hologram Spell-Binder (Vol. 3, No. 28) 540
David Britland Conan transposition of coins and a die under cover of a cone Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 21) 397
Al Mann The Dice Test No. 3, steel bucket on head, dice are thrown on bucket and sum divined 101 Psychic Tests 2
L. Vosburgh Lyons Future Thought No. 33, dice with (larger) numbers used for number divinationAlso published here Self-Working Number Magic 53
Paul Sorrentino Boxcards case that can produce things like four dice after full deck has been removed from it The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 161
Tommy Wonder Dice Climax climax for dice stacking routine, sponge 4 Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 137
Mel Stover Non-Transitivity with a Magic Slant Epoptica (Issue 6) 391
Michael Weber Loaded small hole in die disappears (sort of) The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 23 & 24) 229
David (Foote) Drake Four Dice Repeat die tube routine, when pushed through tube, die changes number, four dice Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 117
David Ben Ringing in the Gaff matrix effect with dice or sugar cubes Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 314
Jay Sankey OP Bones dice matrix with ring dummy The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 21) 198
Unknown Squeeze Play Vanish of die between two cards The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 21) 199
El Duco Slow Motion Penetration die under playing card penetrates table and falls into a glassAlso published here Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 10) 1292
Martin Lewis Dice Propagation Chop Cup routine with dice, dice change color, produce large dice, final load is lots of small dice Martin's Miracles 133
Unknown Decepta Die No. 27, folded paper, some corners cut off, spectator rolls die, when paper is opened the holes mirror rolled number Self-Working Paper Magic 52
Hiroshi Sawa Crash Dice die is placed between two plastic cards and crashed flat The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 24
Shigeo Futagawa 3-D Reflection surprising revelation of three-dimensional dice stuck to prediction cards The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 86
Karrell Fox The Pretend Prediction imaginary or clear dice rolled, total predictedInspired by For My Next Trick... 57
Rudy T. Hunter One Every Minute routine with dice and glass, lollipop production climax Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 10) 8
Salverio Piacente Dice Twice two-dice switch, ends clean via improvised topit Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10) 1409
Edward Marlo High-Rise Assembly 3D matrix with dice below cards Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 1) 1302
Flip Hallema Tube or not Tube...That's the Question; - Die - is the Answer tube and die appear, chosen side of die is divined (dealer's item), props vanish Epoptica (Issue 8) 467
Karl Fulves More Petals solutionInspired by Interlocutor (Issue 48) 210
Frank Cleaver Block Off block with hole slid in box, fixed with wand, it slides freeRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 34) 1400
Toyohisa Saikawa Dice Assembly three-dice matrix with playing card cover New Magic Of Japan 65
Randy Wakeman Stacked Impact Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12, No. 4) 1627
Gary Ouellet Rock and Roll Dice Stacking - The G Spot
- The Rocking Action
- The Rolling Action
- The Pick-Up
- The Lift-Off
- The Stack
- A Routine
Close Up Illusions 253
Jay Sankey High Hoe dice assembly, ring subtlety 100% Sankey 56
Shigeru Sugawara Squeeze Play Move die vanishes between cards 100% Sankey 58
Karl Fulves Spot Check four dice, performer always wins Swindle & Cheat 4
Karl Fulves Rapid Transitive six dice, performer wins Swindle & Cheat 5
Karl Fulves Tri Color six dice, performer and spectator each take 2, performer wins Swindle & Cheat 6
Karl Fulves Shareholder six dice, performer against two spectators, performer wins Swindle & Cheat 6
Karl Fulves Dominant Dice second phase for previous dice game Swindle & Cheat 7
Karl Fulves A Penny Saved coin layout, game with die, performer wins Swindle & Cheat 8
Karl Fulves Alien Dice nontransitive dice principle with only two dice Swindle & Cheat 14
Sam Schwartz High Dice set of three nontransitive dice Swindle & Cheat 24
Karl Fulves Markers ideas related to nontransitive games
- Simple Sets (Dualities, Royal Family)
- Unequal Sets
- A Nontransitive Pyramid
- Flat Dice
- Parity Dice (4 Thru 9 Dice, 2 Thru 10 Dice, 1 Thru 12 Dice, 36 Number Dice)
- House Dice
- High Percentage Games
- 3 Blind Dice
- Little Bingo
- Odds On
Swindle & Cheat 52
Arturo de Ascanio Los Dados mandan y las Cartas obedecen routine with cards and dice, four parts, elevator, Bill Simon routines and selection is foundInspired byAlso published here
  • "Circular de la S.E.I." 1955.
La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 4 14
Harold Cataquet Twice Dice climax for dice stacking routine Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 7) 2239
Harlan Tarbell Potato and Die large die and potato transpose with hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 72
Karl Fulves Dice story about John Scarne doing controlled dice shots Rigmarole (Issue 1) 2
Joseph K. Schmidt Simulated Vision further details on the trickRelated to Verbatim (Issue 5) 39