72 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Growing & Shrinking
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Andrew Brennan Growing Coin idea of shrinking bill from Linking Ring May 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 13) 62
Tom Sellers Diminishing Coins elaborate gaffs Magical Mixture 10
Ross Bertram 10 to 1 dime is stretched until its a silver dollar The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 237) 946
Edward Marlo Shrinkage in paper fold Coining Magic 12
John Giordmaine The Big Nickel borrowed nickel changes into giant coin
- An Alternate Effect
The New Modern Coin Magic 473
Ger Copper Speaking of Money half dollar changes to dollar and back, then to quarter and giant coin Magic from Holland 6
Morty Rudnick Coin-Flation coin is magnified with lense and remains large Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 352
Willie Schneider Penny Inflation small coin transposes with large coin in spectator's hand and grows Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 283
Derek Dingle Two Coppers penny changes to giant penny, back to normal, then to micro pennyRelated toVariations Epilogue (Issue 15 (Part 2)) 135
Horace E. Bennett The Half Crown Affair american penny and half crown in hand, one placed in pocket & travels back, transposition with spectator in which one coin grows Close-up Cavalcade 68
Al Schneider Coin Growth coin grows under handkerchief Al Schneider On Coins 82
Scotty York The Ring and the Penny Test gag, penny is dropped through ring, coin grows when spectator wants to try Coins 16
Tony Spina Mini Magna Paddle mini penny on paddle changes to normal sized penny and grows when removed Another Close-up Cavalcade 114
Karl Norman Change for a Penny transposition between penny and silver dollar, penny in handkerchief where it grows to dollar size, then giant penny Another Close-up Cavalcade 21
Jerry Mentzer Heads or Tails? penny grows to dollar-sized penny during heads & tails game Super Cents 6
Jerry Mentzer Undercover Inflation penny changes to dollar-sized penny with handkerchief cover Super Cents 12
Jerry Mentzer Magnified Coin - coin magnified with magnifying glass, it really is bigger afterwards
- same with a lens without handle
Super Cents 14
Jerry Mentzer Switch Penny penny changes to dollar-sized penny with handkerchief cover Super Cents 18
Roger Divella Standup Inflation penny growing to dollar-sized penny, clean displays Super Cents 23
Jerry Mentzer Penny - Penny - Who Has the Penny? silver dollar into spectator's hand, penny into his own hand, now performer has dollar and spectator dollar-sized penny Super Cents 3
Jerry Mentzer Inflation Cent penny grows to dollar-sized penny, edge gripInspired by Super Cents 11
Jerry Mentzer Switch Change penny changes to dime and back, then to dollar-sized penny, with handkerchief Super Cents 19
Will Dexter Cash Match two routines
1.) spectator and magician select a coin, both bearing the same date
2.) chosen coin becomes a jumbo coin, with the same date
Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 5) 202
Dan Tong Jumbo Coin Routine penny & silver dollar transpose, penny grows to dollar size, then to giant size and back, lapping Close-up Cavalcade Finale 54
Ross Bertram Ten to One dime becomes silver dollar Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 24
Ken Krenzel, Derek Dingle, Karl Fulves Slow Motion III slow motion coin vanish, coin shrink when reproducedInspired by The Chronicles (Issue 3) 1094
John F. Mendoza Sitting Spellbound II dollar changes to jumbo coin, several more changesInspired by
  • "Sitting Spellbound" (John Mendoza Lecture Notes)
The Book of John 65
Scott Weiser, John Cornelius Wave Change Metamorphosis Change variation, also as transformation to Jumbo Coin Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 166
Allan Hayden Jumbo Coin Jumbo coin to jumbo coin Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 212
Bernard Bilis The Growing Coin coin changes to jumbo coin on top of deck of cards Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 214
Alex McFadzean Quadruple Inflation coin grows four times, based on Fred Kaps "The Fred Kaps Chinese Coin Routine" Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 3) 820
Bob Fitch Small to Jumbo Coin Changes & Transpositions - 3) Topit Again & Again 6
Bob Fitch Special Load or Unload Move "Extras - Variations - 14)"
- A) Rabbit from Hat
- B) Small, Medium & Large size Chinese Coins
- C) Card in Lemon (based on Derek Dingle idea)
Topit Again & Again 8
Steve Beam Pumpkin Seed Diminish coin visibly shrinks to miniature coin Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 55
Derek Dingle Inflation penny becomes bigger, finally jumbo coin The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 110
David Roth Funnel coins shrink when thrown in funnel The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 29
Fred C. Baumann Think Big normal coin becomes jumbo coin beneath silk Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 7) 659
Joe Safuto "On The Lap" coin changes on knee Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 712
Steve Beam The Perfect Climax coin dumped out of box becomes jumbo coin Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 44
Phillip Young Swelled Head coin changes into jumbo coin, when turned over Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 56
Phillip Young Slydini Revolve and Kick coin is slapped on table and changes into jumbo coin Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 58
Ross Bertram Unflation dime is stretched to silver dollar Bertram on Sleight of Hand 8
Ross Bertram Parvum in Multo quarter grows and becomes English penny Bertram on Sleight of Hand 11
Ross Bertram Small Change two copper coins shrink, one in each hand Bertram on Sleight of Hand 51
Roy Baker It's Getting Larger Coin flurry where coin keeps increasing in size until it is gigantic Baker's Capers 14
Daniel Kalanowski Shrink coin apparently shrinks, with English currency Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 27) 522
Chris Powers Spell Binder coin changes in size The Best of Close-Up Magic 143
Mike Gallo More Than a Penetration coin penetrates hand three times, then coin grows in two stepInspired by Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 104
Patrick Page Big Coin, Little Coin coin transform into a bigger coin and back Book of Thumb Tips 10
Fred Kaps The Fred Kaps Chinese Coin Routine "Giant Chinese Coin Climax"
Chinese and half dollar transpose, Chinese coin grows, smaller one found under purse, the different-sized Chinese coins transpose with handkerchief, one grows again and smaller one again under purse, giant Chinese coin produced
The Fred Kaps Chinese Coin Trick 5
Walter Rollins Penny Times Two in essence two english pennies become small american pennies The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 287
David Roth The Funnel Coins change into tiny coins to fit through funnel into bottle Expert Coin Magic 310
Danny Korem Revolving Imp Coin Exchange coin changes in hand and becomes jumbo coin which changes again in handkerchief Korem without Limits 26
Martin Lewis Texas Money Silver dollar and penny change places (using handkerchief), before growing into jumbo coins Martin's Miracles 128
Albert Goshman Coin Under Glass coin appears under glass, jumbo coin appears under glass then under salt shaker, mini salt shaker appears, small coin appears. Magic By Gosh 83
David Roth Gone but Not Forgotten one of two coins "vanishes" and small dime appears instead The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 68
Karrell Fox "Yes-Sational-Coin Climax" half dollar becomes Chinese coin and grows several times with handkerchief to five inch coinInspired by
  • "The Fred Kaps Chinese Coin Trick"
For My Next Trick... 29
Gary Kurtz Five Hundred Percent half dollar is stretched into jumbo coin, visual handling Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 10) 12
Gary Kurtz 500% coin grows into jumbo coin Flurious 2
Steve Spillman The Coin On Forehead coin dropping from spectator's head changed to jumbo coin, Paperballs Over The Head situation Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3 No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 29
Sveroni Der radfahrende Joker und die Münze joker on card vanishes, then complete card, then a card shrinks and a coin transforms into a jumbo coin Sveroni Original 37
Karrell Fox Gulliver's Nickel nickel becomes giant nickel under handkerchief and back to normal Goodies 17
Karrell Fox The "Slaphappy" Coin normal coin slapped, it grows to giant coin, sleeve load Goodies 18
John M. Bauman Pulling Through chinese coin changes into jumbo chinese coin, with handkerchief, story to pull handkerchief through hole The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 51) 926
Paul Gertner The Very Big Penny eight inch penny appears Steel and Silver 59
Warren Stephens Double Surprise penny grows two times, cloth pin holder Close-Up File 84
John Riggs Coinfusion Two silver coins, one vanishes and the other changes into a smaller copper coin. One silver coin is reproduced, coins across and with the two odd coins The Magic of John Riggs 23
Harry Lorayne Cointrol as a change, sleeving Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 11) 2716
Michael Kaminskas Playful Penny coin grows and shrinks in stages Miracle Material 57
Eddie Ganim Jumbo Drop Change jumbo coin changes into normal coin when dropped into other hand Trephine 51
Richard Bartram, Jr. Enigmatic Purse and Coin coins are produced and vanished with purse frame, jumbo coin shrinks to normal coin Trephine 52
Toyosane Sanada Bottled Quicksilver coins into miniature bottle, shrink when entering The Looking Glass (Issue 4) 139