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Jack Chanin Gaglets handling for folded bill that turns upside down
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 96
Jack Chanin Gone! in breastpocket
1945 My Best 160
Jack Chanin Vanishing Salt Trick salt vanishes from hand and appears in handkerchief, tube
1945 My Best 197
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
1945 My Best 347
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Jack Chanin, Al Wheatley, Bert Allerton, Frank Taylor
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 564
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
1948 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 148) 596
Jack Chanin T.V. Production
1949 Controlled Miracles 33
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Jack Chanin, Bill Simon, Milbourne Christopher, Bob Hummer, Dr. Stanley Jaks, Robert Harbin
Related to 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 773
Jack Chanin, John McArdle, John Weiss, Al Flosso The Spelling Bee No. 65, Packet of Ace to King, if spell correctly you get the card, if incorrect spelling you get indifferent card
Related to 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 118
Jack Chanin From the Private Files of Chanin paper napkin bursts into flame and restores again, three variations
1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 194) 774
Jack Chanin Paddled with paddle, rubberband and coins
1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 194) 775
Jack Chanin Jap Jape cigarette and two drawer boxes, bill to cigarette finale
1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 194) 776
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jack Chanin, Dai Vernon, Clayton Rawson, George Karger, Wally Dean
1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 194) 777
Paul Rosini The One-Armed Magician card peeked at, hand with deck instantly put behind back, performer names card and it is shown reversed, performer one-handed, intro and description by Jack Chanin
1950 Magical Gems 35
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Martin Gardner, Gershon Legman, John Thursday, Harry Opel, Jack Chanin
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 244) 977
Jack Chanin One to Six
1952 Modern Coin Magic 93
Jack Chanin Routine with an Okito Box and a Silk four coins vanish
1952 Modern Coin Magic 223
Jack Chanin Folded sound is made shortly before paper is torn
1952 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 247) 988
Jack Chanin A Vanish routine with tube
1952 Routined Manipulation — Part Two 59
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Ricky Dunn, Bill Gresham, Don Alan, Chic Schoke,George Jason, Jack Chanin Frank Jogglar
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 277) 1109
Jack Chanin Billiard Ball Sequence quick vanish and production of three balls
1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 133
Jack Chanin Sucker Coin Go sucker paper coin fold
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 30
Jay Marshall The Birdcage on Kirk Stiles, Audley Walsh, Carl Ballantine, Art Lyle, John Paul, Jack Chanin, Cliff Green, IBM Convention in Louisville, Vic Torsberg, Jimmy Lake, Francis Ireland, Business Cards
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 48
Al Koran "Hanky Panky" Routine borrowed handkerchief is burned and restored, then coins and a filled wine glass appear
  • 1. Penetration of the handkerchief by the pencil
  • 2. Burnt and restored handkerchief
  • 3. Cut and restored handkerchief (Jack Chanin)
  • 4. Continuous production of coins from the handkerchief (Jack Chanin)
  • 5. Production of a cigarette and lighter from the handkerchief
  • 6. Production of a glass of wine from the handkerchief (Jardine Ellis)
Also published here 1954 Routined Manipulation Finale 154
Jack Chanin Card on the Line indifferent card attached to ribbon with needle, it changes into selection
1954 Routined Manipulation Finale 207
Jack Chanin Cigarette Routine four cigarettes appear and vanish, cigar finale
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 343
Charles T. Jordan Spelling the Spades Packet of Ace to King of Spades, spell Ace to King one after another, originally titled The Improved Chevalier Card Trick
Related to 1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 23
Jack Chanin Coins from Silk TV production
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 378
Jack Chanin Rip-o coin torn through borrowed handkerchief
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 407
Jack Chanin Dollar to Dollar dollar coin cleanly transforms into dollar bill
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 416
Karl Fulves Babel Jack Gwynne died, Richard Himber newspaper clipping, Tarbell #7 supposed to be written by Oscar Weigle, Jack Chanin anecdote
Jan. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3) 312
Jack Chanin TV Surprise coins and other things appear from silk
Variations 1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 167
Karl Fulves, Jack Chanin Rise & Fall ribbon attached to card, wrong card, when pulled right card rises up, for credit information see "Skeleton Crew" reference
Related to 1973 Notes From Underground 15
Jack Chanin Gee Whiz - It's Spiked cigarette from hand to hand, then changes into railroad spike
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 41
Jack Chanin Money Mastery borrowed bill, restoration in spectator's hand
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 141
Bascom Jones The Mystic Word on an article in TOPS by George Johnstone, Jack Chanin
1973 Magick (Issue 68) 340
Jack Chanin True or False
Also published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 99
Karl Fulves Babel Sid Lorraine, machine-produced music, Lu Brent, Jack Chanin, IBM lecture on the magazine, Spellbinder, Slydini lecture
Jan. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 3) 834
Phil Willmarth Chapter One: Simple Penetrations ring and rope moves without knots, short history, Liko Pang, Fitch Cheney, Jack Chanin & Stewart James
1975 The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 2
Jack Chanin Chanin's Linked On ring through middle of rope, with variation by Dick Jarrow
Related to 1975 The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 3
, Juan Tamariz Billete Roto y Recompuesto corner from bill torn and restored, classic Jack Chanin method and sleight variation
1975 Magia en el Bar 116
Karrell Fox Silkard Production Jack Chanin's T.V. Production with cards
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 151
Patrick Page The Page Boy Speaks... on Paul Daniels, Jay Marshall, Jack Chanin, Goodliffe, Martin Breese
Dec. 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 507
Jack Chanin True or False
Also published here 1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 38
Jack Chanin Teñido Lento Variante 4.a silk with knot changes color
1977 Magicolor 50
Jack Chanin TV Surprise Production
1978 A new look at the Okito Box 29
Jack Chanin The Disposal of the Gimmick sleeving the dye tube gaff
Related to
  • The Jaysee Color Change (Jack Chanin booklet)
Also published here
1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 71
Jack Chanin The Loading of the Gimmick into the Hand Prior tot eh Colour Change Taking Place adding dye tube gaff from sleeve
Related to
  • The Jaysee Color Change (Jack Chanin booklet)
Also published here
1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 72
Jack Chanin The Chanin Application
Also published here 1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 72
Jack Chanin Finger-Bandage Gag "finger comes off" gag
Sep. 1982 Apocalypse (Vol. 5 No. 9) 681
Jon Brunelle Jon Brunelle Tips! climax for Jack Chanin's TV production, squeeze purse to hold coins for final load
Also published here
  • One Man Parade, Linking Ring, 1982
1984 (ca.) Magic of my Friends 3
Slydini, Jack Chanin Rip-It Redux
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 326
Danny Korem Tactile Healer inspired by Jack Chanin's "Rip-It"
1985 Korem without Limits 115
Dom Cervas Phase Eins ring penetrates middle of rope, move
Related toAlso published here
  • Dom Cervas' "Close-Up Ring Penetration" in "Genii" Vol. 36, Nr. 11. 1972. P. 489.
1985 Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 3
Jack Chanin Rabbit Ears No. 42, rabbit fold with flapping ears
1985 Self-Working Paper Magic 77
Jack Chanin Impromptu Miniature Ring & Coil ring & spring
May 1986 Apocalypse (Vol. 9 No. 5) 1210
Fred Kaps Palming Coins on palming and a false transfer (Jack Chanin Drop Vanish)
1986 It's So Simple 11
Jack Chanin Jack Chanin's Favorite coin production with handkerchief
Also published here
  • "Handle With Gloves" (1941)
1988 The Chronicles (Issue 33) 1393
David Williamson He Who Spelt It, Dealt It spectator succeeds whereas magician fails
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 1989 Williamson's Wonders 54
Jack Chanin Die Färberöhren-Ablage sleeving the dye tube gaff
Related to
  • The Jaysee Color Change (Jack Chanin booklet)
Also published here
Oct. 1990 Intermagic (Vol. 15 No. 4&5) 186
Jack Chanin Die Färberöhren-Aufnahme vor der Tuchfärbung adding dye tube gaff from sleeve
Related to
  • The Jaysee Color Change (Jack Chanin booklet)
Also published here
Oct. 1990 Intermagic (Vol. 15 No. 4&5) 187
Jack Chanin Die Chanin-Anpassung
Also published here Oct. 1990 Intermagic (Vol. 15 No. 4&5) 188
Tom Waterman Sucker Colour Changing Silks "Ken Brooke's original instructions"
Variations 1992 New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 1) 14
Jack Chanin The Jack Chanin Application Part 2 of Ken Brooke's instructions of Tom Waterman's Sucker Colour-Changing Silks
  • Note by Ken Brooke
  • The Disposal Of The Gimmick
  • The Loading Of The Gimmick
  • The Disposal Of The Loads On Your Person
  • Working
Inspired by 1992 New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 2) 21
Jack Chanin TV Surprise Production
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 271
Al Koran Hanky Panky Routine described by Lewis Ganson, borrowed handkerchief is burned and restored, then coins and a filled wine glass appear
  • 1. Ein Bleistift durchdringt das Taschentuch
  • 2. Verbranntes und wieder hergestelltes Taschentuch
  • 3. Zerschnittenes und wiederhergestelltes Taschentuch (Jack Chanin)
  • 4. Fortwährende Münzenproduktion aus Tuch (Jack Chanin)
  • 5. Produktion einer Zigarette und eines Feuerzeugs
  • 6. Produktion eines Glases Wein (Jardine Ellis)
Also published here 1996 Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 1) 27
Aldo Colombini Heads or Tails? coins appear from silk one by one, then jumbo coin, then doll head for gag
Inspired by Apr. 1998 Onyx (Issue 3) 23
Jack Chanin Card on Ceiling Method
2000 Card File Two 120
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) Chanin: The Man with the Magic Hands by Jack Chanin (written by David Haversat) Jan. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 1) 95
Jack Avis Torn and Restored Banknote
Inspired by
  • Jack Chanin, Genii, 1993
2006 Rara Avis 214
Doug Edwards Made In Japan routine based on Jack Chanin's Rip-It
2006 Brass Knuckles 176
Jack Chanin Coin Production four coins, one by one, with handkerchief
2011 Magic Page by Page 136
Jack Chanin, Patrick Page The Chanin Coin Production coin production with a handkerchief, with variation
2011 Magic Page by Page 152
Patrick Page, Roberto Giobbi Continuous Coin Production Jack Chanin production, with additional thoughts by Roberto Giobbi
May 2011 Genii (Vol. 74 No. 5) 35
Jack Chanin Changeover Palm
2020 Rubinstein Coin Magic 308
Reynold Alexander A New Tear
Inspired by
  • inspired by Jack Chanin's "Rip-It"
Also published here
  • MAGIC, May 2007
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 612