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Stuart Robson Horrors!!! binary coded cards, word divined, see page 164 for comment by William Larsen and page 172 for improvement by L. Vosburgh Lyons The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 41
L. Vosburgh Lyons Prophecy Plus colored handkerchief and candle are chosen and predicted, see page 172 for improvement The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 122
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Question of Power top card changes into three selections one after the other The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 22) 129
L. Vosburgh Lyons Double Deal Turnover crude The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 22) 130
Stewart James Numismatigic coin divination behind back, magnetismRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 25) 157
L. Vosburgh Lyons The Impromptu Passing 1 thought-of card, envelopes The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 179
L. Vosburgh Lyons Devil's Luck! The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 310
L. Vosburgh Lyons Mental Rescue two spectators have five cards each and exchange one, performer divines itAlso published here The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 55) 389
L. Vosburgh Lyons Tri-Predict envelope cut in deck, card above and below predicted, repeat The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 55) 389
L. Vosburgh Lyons The Knickel of Kanadah coin divination, magnetismInspired by The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 72) 486
L. Vosburgh Lyons Money Method The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 366
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 387
L. Vosburgh Lyons Black Sandwich, Red Sandwich card travels from sandwich in one half to sandwich in other halfVariations The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 654
L. Vosburgh Lyons Chain of Circumstance key chain travels from hand to hand, elaborate set-up in sleeve The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 609
L. Vosburgh Lyons The "Good-Bye" Coin coin on pull The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 610
L. Vosburgh Lyons Fourth Dimensional Sewing Inspired by The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 611
L. Vosburgh Lyons Graphology spectators write on paper cards, performer assigns them correctly, pseudo-psychometryRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 74) 493
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Hole in One hole punched through four pieces of paper, three of them restore The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 77) 505
Herb Runge A Thought Ahead TantalizerRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 618
L. Vosburgh Lyons The Lyons Force cutting through handkerchief More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 14
Lew Smith, L. Vosburgh Lyons The Fairy Goblet spectator remembers long forgotten memory, psychological (and weird) The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 133) 761
L. Vosburgh Lyons, Bruce Elliott Entity Alone The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 133) 763
Stewart James Half and Half three dice and list of letter combinations, a coincidence/prediction happensRelated toVariations The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 766
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
L. Vosburgh Lyons, Theodore Annemann Ball From Beyond steel ball between two soup plates, answers questions The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 20) 83
L. Vosburgh Lyons Call It A Puzzle six discs with a different sign on each side are thrown and turned over while spelling a word, then one disc is hidden and performer turns back, he reveals which side is up on the hidden discRelated toVariations The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 8) 29
L. Vosburgh Lyons On the Barrel Head fast and loose with a rope The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 40) 164
L. Vosburgh Lyons Match Puzzle eleven matches, triangleRelated to
  • page 171 for the solution
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 40) 167
Walter B. Gibson 91¢ Miracle three spectators select a different color envelope each and can than put one coin out of five in it, when performer turns over and sees the remaining two, he knows who chose which coinRelated to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 44) 180
L. Vosburgh Lyons Slip, Snap, Spoof linking and unlinking pinsRelated to
  • Jerry Andrus' routine, same gimmick
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 47) 192
L. Vosburgh Lyons Paper Puzzle a figure on a paper, has to be reorganized to form a square in no more than four cutsRelated to
  • page 203 for solution
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 198
L. Vosburgh Lyons Key Chart to the 91¢ Miracle Related to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 198
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on L. Vosburgh Lyons, a demonstration where a doc is beheaded, an improvement to Taylor's Peek Deck by James G. Thompson Jr., Fred Mosteller and his spelling trick ("Bravo!") The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 199
L. Vosburgh Lyons Okito Outdone okito box with a rectangular box The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 50) 205
L. Vosburgh Lyons Impromptu Passing one thought-of card, envelopes Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 52
L. Vosburgh Lyons Paper Puzzle turning a square of paper into an equilateral triangle The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 65) 267
Walter B. Gibson, L. Vosburgh Lyons Release From Reason silk and rope The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 268
L. Vosburgh Lyons Nine forcing nine The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 53) 217
L. Vosburgh Lyons Dizzy Discs speed summation and subtraction with number discs The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 226
L. Vosburgh Lyons Puzzle figure, what's the size of the surface, solution on page 246 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 58) 239
L. Vosburgh Lyons Pieces of Fate folding and cutting a piece of paper into a circle, a swastika, the words hell and peace are formed, themed to the WW2 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 62) 252
L. Vosburgh Lyons Telepsyche location of the card The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 75) 306
L. Vosburgh Lyons Match'em! spectator pushes middle of the center out with a knife / pencil, two times it's the mate of a previously tabled mate The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 360
L. Vosburgh Lyons Stab Force pushing center of the deck out with knife / pencil The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 360
L. Vosburgh Lyons Mental Rescue two spectators have five cards each and exchange one, performer divines itAlso published here My Best 96
L. Vosburgh Lyons A Hole In One hole punched through four pieces of paper, three of them restore My Best 173
James G. Thompson Jr. Biographical Sketches of Contributors - Theo. Annemann
- Charles Arbuthnot
- George E. Arrowsmith
- Roger Barkann
- Sylvan Barnet
- Joseph L. Barnett
- Raymond L. Beebe
- Eugene Bernstein
- J. B. Bobo
- John N. Booth
- Tom Bowyer
- Vynn Boyar
- Joan Brandon
- Fred Braue
- John Braun
- Lu Brent
- R. C. Buff
- Clyde F. Cairy
- Loring Campbell
- Jack Chanin
- Frank Chapman
- Forest V. Chesbro
- Milbourne Christopher
- Eddie Clever
- Stanley Collins
- Mystic Craig
- Thomas J. Crawford
- John J. Crimmins, JR.
- Paul J. Curry
- Del Monte
- Harry Dobrin
- Ronald B. Edwards
- Bruce Elliot
- Professor El-Tab
- Dr. E. G. Ervin
- Dr. Henry Ridgely Evans
- Val Evans
- "Hen" Fetsch
- Thomas B. Fitzgerald
- Dariel Fitzkee
- Sid Fleischman
- Joseph Harman Fries
- Martin Gardner
- Teral Garrett
- Walter B. Gibson
- Arnold L. Grubin
- Nelson C. Hahne
- Hathaway
- Royal V. Heath
- Charles H. Hopkins
- Jean Hugard
- Mark Jacobs
- R. M. Jamison
- F. H. Jeudevine
- Maurice Kains
- George G. Kaplan
- George Karger
- Joseph A. Karson
- Wilbur Kattner
- Gerald Lynton Kaufman
- Howard B. Kayton, M.D.
- The Great Kolar
- Gerald Kosky
- Abril Lamarque
- William W. Larsen
- Sid Lorraine
- Art Lyle
- L. Vosburgh Lyons
- Richard F. Madden
- Greer Marechal, JR.
- George McAthy
- William H. McCaffrey
- Jack McMillen
- Harry Mendoza
- Orville Meyer
- John W. Mifflin
- Chester Morris
- Paul Morris
- Frederick Mosteller
- Robert A. Nelson
- C. A. George Newmann
- Grady S. Nicholson
- Dr. Cecil E. Nixon
- Charles Walter Nyquist
- Dell O'Dell
- Tom Osborne
- George Harrison Pittman
- Julien J. Proskauer
- Clayton Rawson
- Ralph W. Read
- Dolf Rudin
- Herb Rungie
- Ned Rutledge
- James J. Sanders
- Lucille Pierce Saxon
- Sigmar - The Magician
- Jerry Sorensen
- Willard S. Smith
- George Starke
- Dr. Raymond V. Stone, SR. (RAMO)
- Harlan Tarbell
- DR. Franklin Taylor
- J. G. Thompson, JR.
- Jack F. Trebel
- M. Van Reese
- Jack Vosburgh
- Audley Valentine Walsh
- Peter Warlock
- Herman L. Weber
- Bob Weill
- William H. Wilson
- Tommy Windsor
- Howard H. Wise
- Ed. Wolff
- Michael F. Zens
My Best 347
L. Vosburgh Lyons Number Force forcing 9 Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 21
L. Vosburgh Lyons, Ronald B. Edwards, Clayton Rawson, Bruce Elliott, Walter B. Gibson Boxed piece of a magazine is put on a string and the ends of the string thread through two holes in a box, a word is selected and when checked on the piece on the string all words are crossed out except the selected oneRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 81) 328
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on R.C. Buff ideas with the Lyons-Elliott Box, Frank Taylor, ideas by Hen Fetsch, Ed Marlo, Bert Allerton and Richard Mc CloskeyRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 84) 343
L. Vosburgh Lyons Discus Chinese compass, arrows on circle point always in same directionRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 102) 410
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Walter Gibson's "Bunco Book", L. Vosburgh Lyons, Oscar Weigle, Jack Hughes, Dai Vernon, Bob Reinhart The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 114) 460
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Paul Fleming, Paul Curry, L. Vosburgh Lyons, Bill Grace, Richard Himber The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 121) 488
L. Vosburgh Lyons Inhale This! with benzedrine inhaler, spectator drops amount of different colored candies in the inhaler and performer knows how many from each color The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 122) 489
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Silent Mora, Joe Karson, The Great Virgil, Sid Lorraine, Walter Floyd, Bill Grasham, Arnold Grubin, Jamison, J. G. Thompson, L. Vosburgh Lyons The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 472
L. Vosburgh Lyons Triphecy triple card prediction with three different colorsRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 151) 607
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Al Baker, Frank Garcia, Lou Tannen, Greer Marechal, Roger Barkann, L. Vosburgh Lyons, C. L. Boarde, Roy Benson, Dariel Fitzkee, Milbourne Chrisstopher, Jack Chanin The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 148) 596
Unknown The Tantalizer twenty-second position and packet dealingRelated toVariations The Royal Road to Card Magic 112
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Clayton Rawson, Jerry Lukins. L. Vosburgh Lyons, Lu Brent, Tony Kardyro, Oscar Weigle The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 182) 730
L. Vosburgh Lyons Lyons Den paper puzzle, solution on p. 833 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 825
L. Vosburgh Lyons, James A. Fowler Howdy Knowit! with 27 cards, three piles, performer knows selection and position The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 210) 840
Gerald Kosky Under-Hand Coin spectator puts some coins on the table and starts turning them over one by one then one coin is hidden and performer turns back, he reveals which side is up on the hidden coinInspired byRelated toVariations The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 260) 1039
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Martin Sunshine, Ed Marlo, L. Vosburgh Lyons, Dr. Jaks, Bill Woodfield, Charlie Miller The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 278) 1113
L. Vosburgh Lyons Handkerchief from Rope knotted silk through rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 265
L. Vosburgh Lyons, Thomas Alan Waters Mathematically Inclined ten digits used for longer calculation, result instantly seen by performer, for credit discussion see referenceRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 11) 54
L. Vosburgh Lyons Triangulation tiling puzzleRelated to
  • p. 70 for credits
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 2) 72
Dr. Jacob Daley, L. Vosburgh Lyons Mirror Mirror paper strip with mirror words (OTTO, WOW, ...), performer writes "TOP" and "BOTTOM" on either end, when held in mirror top and bottom change placesAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 5) 85
Bruce Cervon Triangle Card Trick card version, final value predictedRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 5) 88
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
Harry Lorayne, Thomas Alan Waters The Card Pyramid mathematical layout of spot cards, end result is predicted, for Waters credit see referenceRelated to Deck-Sterity 45
L. Vosburgh Lyons Triphecy II see also Phoenix p. 607 for Lyons' other methodRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 5) 163
L. Vosburgh Lyons Future Thot dice with (bigger) numbers used for number divination The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 11) 205
L. Vosburgh Lyons Numbers using number blocks and wooden stand, mathematical principle, see also p. 320 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 2) 310
L. Vosburgh Lyons Betcha! geometric puzzle in which an area must be divided into 4 or 5 equal piecesRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 7) 260
L. Vosburgh Lyons Hexed layout puzzle with seven paper hexagons, see also p. 602 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 378
Harold Bester, Chris Hussey, L. Vosburgh Lyons, Martin Gardner, Paul Sweetman Etcetera Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 320
Joseph K. Schmidt Center Tear spectator writes card in center of square paper, cut into four pieces and puzzled together so a center section is missing, can be presented as pseudo center tear, see p. 527 for comment by L. Vosburgh LyonsInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4) 398
Steve Freeman, Bob Still, L. Vosburgh Lyons Etcetera The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 8) 527
Paul Curry Turnabout arrows on squares turn so they always end up pointing in the same directionRelated to Paul Curry Presents 42
L. Vosburgh Lyons Add and Subtract number thing with desk calculator The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 8) 750
Karl Fulves (1) The Pencil That Remembers What It Writes after examining pencil, performer knows what was written with it, electronics, no details givenRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 6) 20
Karl Fulves L. Vosburgh Lyons on his death Interlocutor (Issue 7) 23
Karl Fulves Cold Readings questions to get information, discussions with Tom Harris, L. Vosburgh Lyons Interlocutor (Issue 10) 37
Hans E. Trixer Compas-sion Related to Special Effects 48
L. Vosburgh Lyons Vosburgh Lyons Puzzle number theory puzzle in building pairs of numbersVariations Interlocutor (Issue 29) 113
Sam Schwartz From Sam Schwartz solutions to problemInspired by Interlocutor (Issue 31) 120
Bob Hummer The 'Snappy' Thirteen Cent Trick two nickels and three pennies, spectator can turn one sort of coins over while performer's back is turned, revelation of which coins are turned overRelated to Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 15
Bob Evans Tap II coins jump around in box and make clink sounds by themselvesInspired by
  • "Taps" (L. Vosburgh Lyons, Linking Ring & New Phoenix)
Related to
The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1320
L. Vosburgh Lyons Mental Rescue No. 62, two spectators have five cards each and exchange one, performer divines itAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 91
Thomas Alan Waters Speakay six people write something on a piece of paper, performer thinks of one and asks one person to stand forward, the word thought of matches the personRelated to Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 607
Dr. Jacob Daley, L. Vosburgh Lyons Mirror, Mirror No. 80, paper strip with mirror words (OTTO, WOW, ...), performer writes "TOP" and "BOTTOM" on either end, when held in mirror top and bottom change placesAlso published here Self-Working Paper Magic 144
Thomas Alan Waters Tridonym three people write an alias on a piece of paperRelated to Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mystyx) 683
Milton Kort Security Express Four Aces vanish from between red Jacks, appear between black Jacks in middle of the pack (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 2, no. 12, Feb 1971)Inspired by Kort 73