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Theodore Annemann July 1935 on Jack Vosburgh, Arthur Felsman, Harry Blackstone, John Mulholland, Dave Alliston, Pablo, U. F. Grant, Frank Lane
1935 The Jinx (Issue 10) 49
Frank Lane Frank Lane's Three Pellet Card Trick No. 2, three cards chosen and written on pellets, performer divines them
Also published here 1935 Card Tricks that are Easy to Learn, Easy to Do 1
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant This is a Good Book
1935 They're Off 3
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Boomerangs idea for the Jastrow illusion, cutting off pieces to make them the same length repeatedly
1935 They're Off 5
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Reading Cards performer holds up cards one by one and names them, using cheap cards that can be seen through with strong light
1935 They're Off 7
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant A New Impromptu Number Trick quick addition of two six-digit numbers, using Axel Hellstrom's memory system
1935 They're Off 7
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Another Impromptu Table Trick salt poured in hand, changes into salted peanuts
1935 They're Off 9
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Lindbergh Kidnap Ladder board with holes and nails, different spectators claim having seen a different number of holes and the nails in different positions
1935 They're Off 10
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant A Comedy Handkerchief Routine sucker routine, finger tip
1935 They're Off 13
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Card and the Cigarette description of a switch with the Harlequin Cigarette Holder
1935 They're Off 15
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Now Back to the Cards spectator remembers card at small position, it is later found, number is asked for
1935 They're Off 16
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Beans From Boston matchbox with six black and six white beans, mixed, performer separates colors behind back
1935 They're Off 17
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Now We'll Show You knife inserted into deck, card in center with break
1935 They're Off 18
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant How Would You Like a Gag? card in cigarette gag in which no effect happens but the performer destroys the borrowed cigarettes
1935 They're Off 18
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant A Ring Trick, But No Bell borrowed finger ring travels into wrapped package
1935 They're Off 19
Frank Lane A Gag and a Banana rubber banana produced from spectator's coat, it is then peeled and eaten after switch
1935 They're Off 20
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Back to the Farm glass of milk covered with tube, hand reaches into tube and produces coins, silks and a glass with a red drink
1935 They're Off 22
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Our Pocket Fire Bowl fire bowl production from under handkerchief
1935 They're Off 24
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Another Card Trick spectator remembers a card and its position from the bottom, performer takes deck behind back, brings forward wrong card, selection then found in pocket, card slipped up the jacket from behind back
1935 They're Off 25
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant An Impromptu Poker Deal spectator cuts, performer takes bottom half and deals two fair hands, after the draw the performer has four Aces
1935 They're Off 27
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant A Trick With a Monocle and a cute little gag, too monocle is wiped with handkerchief, cloth pulled through as there is no glass, then glass reappears in frame
1935 They're Off 27
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Folding Half Dollar a piece of wood transposes with a half dollar
1935 They're Off 28
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant A Trick From a Little Shot spectator puts a combination of black and white shots/pearls in a (bottomless) container, performer divines the content
1935 They're Off 30
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant A Sweetheart card marked on the right side of the face, then card marked on left side of the face, they turn out to be the same
1935 They're Off 31
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Why Didn't I think Of This Before? cream/milk poured into rolled up paper, then back
1935 They're Off 33
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Chinese Bottle Trick with wrapped clear bottle
1935 They're Off 34
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant An Easy Color Change face card of rubber-banded deck changes, pass
1935 They're Off 34
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Piles card ends up at chosen number
1935 They're Off 35
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant Behind The Spectator's Back spectator stabs top face-up card between two selections behind his back
1935 They're Off 35
Theodore Annemann Editor Speaking on Frank Lane, Max Holden, Harlan Tarbell, exposure, Jacob Steisel, Al Baker
1936 The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 82
Theodore Annemann March 1936 on Frank Lane, Bernard Ernst, Al Altman, John Snyder
1936 The Jinx (Issue 18) 97
Theodore Annemann April 1936 on L. J. Jenkins, Mystic Craig, Burling Hull, Frank Lane, Herman Hansen
1936 The Jinx (Issue 19) 103
Theodore Annemann, Frank Lane Letters
1936 The Jinx (Issue 19) 105
Theodore Annemann May 1936 on Harlan Tarbell, Fred Keating, Theodore Arnold, Frank Lane, Dr. Jacob Daley, Glenn Gravatt, Max Holden, Burling Hull, Henry Ford
1936 The Jinx (Issue 20) 110
Frank Lane An Indetectable Stop Trick Ace, Three, Five, Seven, Nine alternating set-up, 1-0-1
1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 146
Frank Lane "Glimpsing" Method to glimpse bottom card by extending arm
1936 Lend Me Your Pack 19
Frank Lane A Slick Card Routine combo in which spectator finds selection, card is predicted, poker game is dealt, slick card and set-up
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 100
Frank Lane Count-Down see no. 9, stranger card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 102
Frank Lane Double Backed Card Routine back of selection changes, ambitious card phase, count-down phase, card reverses, double index gaff and double backer
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 118
Frank Lane Easy Card Discovery selection found via card counting
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 181
Frank Lane Location
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 227
Frank Lane Poker Set Up
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 371
Frank Lane Another Poker Set Up
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 371
Unknown, Frank Lane "The Master Card" handling of slick aces, four methods (in the hands and on the table)
1938 Greater Magic 109
Frank Lane A Poker Deal performer draws four cards which are the Aces, deck flop
Related toVariations 1938 Greater Magic 297
Frank Lane Mind Reading at a Distance assistant in other room names cards touched by spectator
1938 Greater Magic 897
Bruce Elliott (reviewer) Funny Talk by Frank Lane 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 34) 142
William S. Houghton Getting Rid of the Thumb Tip cigarette vanishes in handkerchief, four methods
Inspired by
  • "A Simple Coin Vanish" (Frank Lane, Ideas No. 2)
1943 The Magic 36 10
William S. Houghton Gimmick Exchange fake cigar switched for real cigar, pocket switch choreography
Inspired by
  • silk trick with cigar production finale (Frank Lane, Ideas No. 1)
1943 The Magic 36 12
G. W. Hunter, Frank Lane Hunter-Lane Shuffle brief
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 92
Theodore Annemann The Pellet Trick from "Annemann's $50 Manuscript" (ca. 1932)
(Instructions by Frank Lane), three spectators select and think of cards and write them on pellets, performer divines them all
Feb. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 161
Frank Lane The Pellet Trick three cards chosen and written on pellets, performer divines them
Also published here Feb. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 161
Frank Lane Lane's Blue Card in Red Pack sticky card
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 87
Frank Lane Lane's Winning Hand Deal two phases
Related toVariations 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 88
Frank Lane Not My Card
1972 The Living End 99
Frank Lane A Good False Cut from a 1931 book, slip cut in the hands with left thumb
1979 Interlocutor (Issue 31) 121
Ronald Zollweg From Ron Zollweg more on the Talking Card Box, Frank Lane's "Chatterbox", Bottomless Glass
Related to 1979 Interlocutor (Issue 32) 124
Frank Lane Stick It In Yourself spectator stabs reversed cards next to selection after magician fails
1994 More Greater Magic 1063
Larry Jennings Another Winning Hand two hands, cards are drawn, performer wins two times
Inspired by 1997 Jennings '67 37
Frank Lane The Frank Lane Stack simple system for any hand for x players
Also published here 2000 Card College — Volume 4 917
Karl Fulves Card Tricks Gone Wrong four anecdotes, two of them have been published in Magicol
1. card on forehead
2. Frank Lane's "I.Q. Test"
3. "wolf pack" gag with suggestive images on cards
4. Derek Dingle drops the super ball
Related to 2006 Prolix (Issue 1) 22
Frank Lane Wide and Long Card out of celluloid
Related to
  • Here's How, 1934, p. 31
2006 Rara Avis 112
Tom Stone The Quiz Show classic Frank Lane comedy quiz show with final loads
2011 Maelstrom 244
Justin Higham Frank Lane in Disguise intro
2013 Pseudo Cheating Demos and Effects 33
Justin Higham First Flush royal flush received that has previously been put in center, with drawing
Inspired by 2013 Pseudo Cheating Demos and Effects 33
Justin Higham Poker Charade with drawing
Inspired byVariations 2013 Pseudo Cheating Demos and Effects 34
Justin Higham What Goes Around, Comes Around with drawing
Inspired byVariations 2013 Pseudo Cheating Demos and Effects 36
Justin Higham Frank Lane Returns with drawing
Inspired by 2014 Impressionistic Poker Demos 15