the tittattoe trick \n packet of nine cards used to play tictactoe with a spectator (face up and down cards). finale is revealed that the result is a magic square, each row/column/diagonal adds up to fifteen \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner \n draw for the devil \n robert e. neale \n tic tac toe force \n martin gardner
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Don Costello, Dai Vernon, Martin Gardner

The TitTatToe Trick

Related toVariations

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

28



t.v. puzzle \n paper fold puzzle \n robert e. neale \n tv puzzle \n robert e. neale
1967
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

T.V. Puzzle

Also published here

1967

Epilogue
(Issue 1)

6



insideout & stretchit \n topological origami tube for several effects:
 stretchit
 insideout
 the chinese wand
 additional notes
 with a sponge ball
 the square circle
 flexible transpo
for simplified folding method see reference \n robert e. neale \n insideout jr. \n robert e. neale \n "die innere außenseite" und "ausgeflippt" \n robert e. neale \n inside out \n robert e. neale \n stripes make you thinner \n robert e. neale \n stretchit \n robert e. neale \n flexible transpo \n robert e. neale \n stretch a bill \n robert e. neale \n bill tube \n robert e. neale \n what from whom \n karl fulves
1968
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

Insideout & Stretchit

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1968

Epilogue
(Issue 2)

14



pyramid one \n paper pyramid that can produce flat objects, three chambers \n robert e. neale \n pyramid two \n robert e. neale
1968
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

Pyramid One

Related to

1968

Epilogue
(Issue 4)

31



the hanging \n rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards), see p. 206 for idea by john hudak \n robert e. neale \n robot ring \n karl fulves \n das hängen \n robert e. neale
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 14
Robert E. Neale

The Hanging

Related toAlso published here

June 1968

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 14
(Vol. 3 No. 8)

181



pyramid two \n another paper pyramid that can produce flat objects \n robert e. neale \n pyramid one \n robert e. neale \n pyramid two \n robert e. neale
1969
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

Pyramid Two

Related to

1969

Epilogue
(Issue 5)

33



pyramid two \n \n robert e. neale \n pyramid two \n robert e. neale
1969
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

Pyramid Two

Inspired by

1969

Epilogue
(Issue 6)

46



roulette \n russian roulette demonstration, "readers unfamiliar with firearms are urged not to try this trick.", see p. 308 for reference and p. 312 for comment \n robert e. neale \n karl fulves
1969
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale, Karl Fulves

Roulette

Dec. 1969

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 5 No. 2)

305



infernal machine \n "programmed" card packet, exactly wrong in coming up with desired card \n robert e. neale \n infernal machine \n robert e. neale
1970
faro & riffle technique
Robert E. Neale

Infernal Machine

Also published here

1970

Faro & Riffle Technique
(Issue Second Supplement)

72



insideout jr. \n simplified construction \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1970
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

Insideout Jr.

Inspired by

1970

Epilogue
(Issue 9)

70



infernal machine \n eight cards with different men and women, dating presentation, antifaros to produce requested cards, binary, see bottom of p. 341 for credit information, p. 420 for envelope suggestion by cushing strout \n robert e. neale \n infernal machine \n robert e. neale \n computer \n karl fulves
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

Infernal Machine

VariationsAlso published here

June 1970

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 5 No. 8)

339



more lies \n thought card revealed with eightcardpacket as computer \n robert e. neale \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n eight bytes is enough \n jack avis \n eight bites is enough \n jack avis \n calqlator \n peter duffie \n robert e. neale
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

More Lies

Related toVariations

Winter 1970

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio)

384



an illusion \n flattened ring of paper is stretched \n robert e. neale
1971
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

An Illusion

1971

Epilogue
(Issue 11)

82



thru & thru \n white popup cardboard die slides through black die and vice versa, see also p. 439 & p. 486 for suggestion by al weyfield \n robert e. neale
1971
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

Thru & Thru

Aug. 1971

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 6 No. 10)

435



new age cards \n three cards with words on them, thoughtof word divined, one of the cards vanishes \n robert e. neale \n loaded \n karl fulves
1972
epilogue
Robert E. Neale

New Age Cards

Related to

1972

Epilogue
(Issue 14)

117



hummer  4 \n four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards predicted, cato \n charles hudson \n number hummer \n robert e. neale
1972
epilogue
Charles Hudson

Hummer  4

Related to

1972

Epilogue
(Issue 16)

150



computer \n cards spelled out, the deck is always wrong, colorchanging back kicker \n karl fulves \n "master deck" (frank thompson) \n infernal machine \n robert e. neale
1972
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Karl Fulves

Computer

Inspired by

Nov. 1972

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 1)

570



end game \n 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 \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

End Game

Feb. 1973

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 4)

593



fold, cut, and fail \n prefolded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile
 part one
 part two
 part three
 final notes \n robert e. neale \n fold, cut and fail \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

Fold, Cut, and Fail

Also published here

Feb. 1973

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 4)

595



new hunter knot \n neverlettinggoknot, string \n robert e. neale \n der neue "hunterknoten" \n robert e. neale \n neale's knot \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

New Hunter Knot

Also published here

Feb. 1973

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 4)

597



number hummer \n four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards divined or predicted \n robert e. neale \n "baby hummer" (charles hudson, linking ring) \n hummer  4 \n charles hudson \n toddler \n philip t. goldstein \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

Number Hummer

Inspired byRelated to

Feb. 1973

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 4)

600



the two guns \n square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n zwei pistolen \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

The Two Guns

Also published here

June 1973

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 8)

634



in the mirror \n spectator writes number on mirror, performer on another mirror, numbers transpose in mirror writing, variation with words, see also p. 786 for comment by reinhard müller \n robert e. neale \n karl fulves
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Robert E. Neale, Karl Fulves

In the Mirror

Feb. 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 4)

712



5second rice \n rice in double foocan, tube that is open on both ends and rice does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does, with notes by karl fulves \n robert e. neale \n confetti \n robert e. neale
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Robert E. Neale

5Second Rice

Also published here

Aug. 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 10)

783



a trick with sandpaper \n two pieces of sandpaper are folded together, performer can pull them apart but spectator cannot
 thumb variation
 lock position
 warnings \n robert e. neale
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Robert E. Neale

A Trick with Sandpaper

Oct. 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 12)

811



zwei pistolen \n square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1974
intermagic
Robert E. Neale

Zwei Pistolen

Also published here

Apr. 1974

Intermagic
(Vol. 1 No. 4)

73



"die innere außenseite" und "ausgeflippt" \n topological origami tube for several effects:
 ausgeflippt
 die innere außenseite
 der chinesische schnurstab
 fantasta
 platzwechsel
 anmerkungen
 mit schaumgummibällen \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1975
intermagic
Robert E. Neale

"Die Innere Außenseite" und "Ausgeflippt"

Also published here

Nov. 1975

Intermagic
(Vol. 3 No. 1&2)

33



hyper card \n various ideas with the hypercard \n karl fulves \n kim iles \n mel stover \n howard lyons \n hyper card \n martin gardner \n notes \n karl fulves \n hypercard \n karl fulves \n the fifth dimension \n mel stover \n howard lyons \n karl fulves \n the card \n robert e. neale
1978
the chronicles
Karl Fulves, Kim Iles, Mel Stover, Howard Lyons

Hyper Card

Related toVariations

1978

The Chronicles
(Issue 1)

1067



robot ring \n betting game like endless chain with ring and rope
 the win/lose option
 the mustlose option
 the mustwin option
see p. 1149 for comment by jerry fulton \n karl fulves \n the hanging \n robert e. neale \n the lefthanded knot \n karl fulves \n harness hitch bet \n karl fulves
1978
the chronicles
Karl Fulves

Robot Ring

Related to

1978

The Chronicles
(Issue 6)

1118



voice print \n eight cards, programming, binary \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n more lies \n robert e. neale \n talk to me \n richard vollmer \n it's not easy to lie \n harry lorayne \n that's the truth! \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n it's not easy to lie \n harry lorayne \n calqlator \n harry lorayne
1982
best of friends
Harry Lorayne, Robert E. Neale

Voice Print

Related toVariations

1982

Best of Friends

256



neale's number \n no. 16, binary cards with four word cards \n robert e. neale
1983
selfworking number magic
Robert E. Neale

Neale's Number

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

23



the two guns \n no. 30, square with nine sections, two miniature guns moved according to instructions end up in predicted section \n robert e. neale \n the two guns \n robert e. neale
1983
selfworking number magic
Robert E. Neale

The Two Guns

Also published here

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

50



submarine card \n spectator holds card frame with center torn out, its orientation changes while spectator closes his eyes \n robert e. neale \n stepping thru a playing card \n karl fulves \n double talk \n karl fulves
1983
trapdoor card
Robert E. Neale

Submarine Card

Variations

1983

Trapdoor Card

3



stepping thru a playing card \n presentation for neale's effect \n karl fulves \n submarine card \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card
Karl Fulves

Stepping Thru A Playing Card

Inspired by

1983

Trapdoor Card

5



double talk \n presentation for neale's effect, apparently delaying it \n karl fulves \n submarine card \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card
Karl Fulves

Double Talk

Inspired by

1983

Trapdoor Card

5



the trapdoor \n spectator holds card with trapdoor with hole cutout, it is entangled in seemingly impossible way while spectator closes eyes \n robert e. neale \n streamlined trapdoor \n robert e. neale \n belt buckle \n robert e. neale \n double buckle \n robert e. neale \n star gate \n terri rogers \n parallax \n david britland \n a better mousetrap \n michael weber
1983
trapdoor card
Robert E. Neale

The Trapdoor

Variations

1983

Trapdoor Card

6



streamlined trapdoor \n simplified design \n robert e. neale \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card
Robert E. Neale

Streamlined Trapdoor

Inspired by

1983

Trapdoor Card

9



belt buckle \n different design \n robert e. neale \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card
Robert E. Neale

Belt Buckle

Inspired by

1983

Trapdoor Card

9



double buckle \n different design \n robert e. neale \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card
Robert E. Neale

Double Buckle

Inspired by

1983

Trapdoor Card

10



flat klein \n paper construction with only one surface \n robert e. neale
1983
trapdoor card
Robert E. Neale

Flat Klein

1983

Trapdoor Card

11



der neue "hunterknoten" \n neverlettinggoknot, string \n robert e. neale \n new hunter knot \n robert e. neale
1984
intermagic
Robert E. Neale

Der neue "HunterKnoten"

Also published here

Jan. 1984

Intermagic
(Vol. 10 No. 3&4)

131



das hängen \n rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards) \n robert e. neale \n the hanging \n robert e. neale
1984
intermagic
Robert E. Neale

Das Hängen

Also published here

Nov. 1984

Intermagic
(Vol. 11 No. 2)

61



star gate \n two cards glued back to back crosswise with hole in center, after some folding they are face to face
 the effect
 the method
 the handling
 presentation
 construction
 finally... \n terri rogers \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale
1985
star gate
Terri Rogers

Star Gate

Inspired by

1985

Star Gate

3



robert e. neale's paper magic \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1985
selfworking paper magic
Karl Fulves

Robert E. Neale's Paper Magic

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

111



confetti \n no. 62, confetti in double foocan, tube that is open on both ends and confetti does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does \n robert e. neale \n 5second rice \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Confetti

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

111



the trapdoor \n no. 63, card frame turns inside out while spectator is holding it \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

The Trapdoor

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

112



tv puzzle \n no. 64, paper fold puzzle \n robert e. neale \n t.v. puzzle \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

TV Puzzle

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

114



inside out \n no. 65, topological origami tube \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Inside Out

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

116



stripes make you thinner \n no. 66, trick using the insideout tube \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Stripes Make You Thinner

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

117



stretchit \n no. 67, trick using the insideout tube \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Stretchit

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

118



flexible transpo \n no. 68, trick using two insideout tubes \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Flexible Transpo

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

119



stretch a bill \n no. 69, shapechanging tube with dollar bill \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale \n bill tube \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Stretch a Bill

Inspired byAlso published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

120



neale's shortchange wallet \n no. 70, wallet folded from paper, can be used to switch something \n robert e. neale \n short change wallet \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

Neale's Shortchange Wallet

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

121



the con artist \n no. 71, shortchange routine with wallet folded from paper, bills change into worthless paper \n robert e. neale \n the con artist \n robert e. neale
1985
selfworking paper magic
Robert E. Neale

The Con Artist

Also published here

1985

SelfWorking Paper Magic

123



short change wallet \n wallet folded from paper, can be used to switch something, optional slit à la bendix bombshell wallet \n robert e. neale \n neale's shortchange wallet \n robert e. neale \n wallethots \n karl fulves
1985
sc — contemporary money magic
Robert E. Neale

Short Change Wallet

VariationsAlso published here

1985

SC — Contemporary Money Magic
(Issue 1)

2



the con artist \n shortchange routine with wallet folded from paper, bills change into worthless paper \n robert e. neale \n the con artist \n robert e. neale
1985
sc — contemporary money magic
Robert E. Neale

The Con Artist

Also published here

1985

SC — Contemporary Money Magic
(Issue 1)

5



wallethots \n further ideas for neale's wallet, easier way to construct it \n karl fulves \n short change wallet \n robert e. neale
1985
sc — contemporary money magic
Karl Fulves

Wallethots

Inspired by

1985

SC — Contemporary Money Magic
(Issue 1)

8



bill tube \n shapechanging tube from dollar bill, square shape to rectangular shape \n robert e. neale \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale \n stretch a bill \n robert e. neale
1985
sc — contemporary money magic
Robert E. Neale

Bill Tube

Inspired byAlso published here

1985

SC — Contemporary Money Magic
(Issue 5)

74



off the barrelhead \n standup endless chain routine
 introduction (credit information)
 simple pickup
1. right loop catches
2. left loop catches
3. neither loop catches
4. both loops catch
 advanced pickups
 basic routine: string game
 advanced routine: cord con
 notes \n robert e. neale
1986
contemporary rope magic  part iii
Robert E. Neale

Off The Barrelhead

1986

Contemporary Rope Magic  Part III

71



parallax \n card reverses while spectator holds it, with cut \n david britland \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale \n stargate \n jeff busby \n terri rogers \n david britland \n gordon bruce on parallax \n gordon bruce \n eric mason on parallax \n eric mason \n mike gancia on parallax \n mike gancia \n what from whom \n karl fulves \n parallax \n david britland \n hatch 22 \n david britland \n shiv duggal \n terri rogers \n a better mousetrap \n michael weber
1986
the new talon
David Britland

Parallax

Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here

Feb. 1986

The New Talon
(Vol. 1 No. 1)

14



what from whom \n credit discussions
 bob farmer's "tsunami"
 gaetan bloom's "visible monte"
 "jumbo mondo monte"
 response to "shuffle off" manuscript
 flip flap by the magic hands \n karl fulves \n insideout & stretchit \n robert e. neale \n shuffle off \n karl fulves \n stacked deck version \n bob farmer
1988
interlocutor
Karl Fulves

What From Whom

Related to

1988

Interlocutor
(Issue 51)

244



toddler \n packet mixed faceup/facedown, values added up is force number \n philip t. goldstein \n robert e. neale \n "baby hummer" (charles hudson, linking ring) \n number hummer \n robert e. neale
1989
fifth
Philip T. Goldstein, Robert E. Neale

Toddler

Inspired by "Baby Hummer" (Charles Hudson, Linking Ring)
Variations

1989

Fifth

3



mg trio #3 \n orientation of head on qs and kh used for monte type guessing game, turning on vertical or horizontal axis ("the principle behind this trick has floated around a while.") \n martin gardner \n heads turn \n robert e. neale
1989
prototype
Martin Gardner

MG Trio #3

Variations

1989

Prototype

20



heads turn \n orientation of head on picture cards \n robert e. neale \n mg trio #3 \n martin gardner
1989
prototype
Robert E. Neale

Heads Turn

Inspired by

1989

Prototype

22



neale's knot \n no. 49, hunter knot variation \n robert e. neale \n new hunter knot \n robert e. neale
1990
selfworking rope magic
Robert E. Neale

Neale's Knot

Also published here

1990

SelfWorking Rope Magic

102



the hanging \n no. 57, one spectator is murderer, chosen with cards, noose tied from rope, it tightens only at guilty spectator \n robert e. neale
1990
selfworking rope magic
Robert E. Neale

The Hanging

1990

SelfWorking Rope Magic

120



to feed many \n food (grapes, nuts or the like) placed in bowls, even though some are eaten the amount stays the same, mathematical principle (edge counting) \n michael weber \n to feed many \n michael weber \n breaking bread \n robert e. neale
1991
life savers
Michael Weber

To Feed Many

VariationsAlso published here

1991

Life Savers

103



a better mousetrap \n three phases, based on robert e. neale's "the trapdoor card" \n michael weber \n the trapdoor \n robert e. neale \n parallax \n david britland
1991
life savers
Michael Weber

A Better Mousetrap

Inspired byRelated to

1991

Life Savers

130



hot spell \n the word "magic" is produced with abc cards, randomness in handling \n dan harlan \n i bless bile \n robert e. neale
1991
the minotaur
Dan Harlan

Hot Spell

Variations

1991

The Minotaur
(Vol. 3 No. 4)

11



talk to me \n eight card packet \n richard vollmer \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale
1992
apocalypse vol. 1115
Richard Vollmer

Talk To Me

Inspired by

Feb. 1992

Apocalypse Vol. 1115
(Vol. 15 No. 2)

2031



eight bytes is enough \n thought card revealed with eightcardpacket as computer \n jack avis \n more lies \n robert e. neale \n eight bites is enough \n jack avis
1993
simplicity at your fingertips
Jack Avis

Eight Bytes Is Enough

Inspired byAlso published here

1993

Simplicity at Your Fingertips

32



soul survivor \n all cards eliminated except the "right" one, epidemic story presentation, using roy baker's pateo force \n robert e. neale
1993
profile
Robert E. Neale

Soul Survivor

1993

Profile
(Issue 16)

1



eight bites is enough \n thought card revealed with eightcardpacket as computer \n jack avis \n more lies \n robert e. neale \n eight bytes is enough \n jack avis
1993
profile
Jack Avis

Eight Bites is Enough

Inspired byAlso published here

1993

Profile
(Issue 17)

11



(e)vil(e) \n four cards with letters e,v,i,l are put down to form different words, one back changes color \n robert e. neale
1994
the trapdoor — volume three
Robert E. Neale

(E)VIL(E)

1994

The Trapdoor — Volume Three
(Issue 52)

952



loaded \n credit notes \n karl fulves \n new age cards \n robert e. neale \n loaded \n karl fulves
1995
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Loaded

Related to

1995

The Fine Print
(Issue 1)

3



orange \n impossible/fascinating object with an orange \n robert e. neale
1996
the art of astonishment  book 1
Robert E. Neale

Orange

1996

The Art of Astonishment  Book 1
(Issue Astonishing Friends)

261



life, death & other card tricks \n \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale
2000
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves (reviewer)

Life, Death & Other Card Tricks

2000

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 3)

48



a hair of the dog \n bill folded into dog
 bonus number one  bob's presentation
 bonus number two  magic doggie! (dog stands up by himself) \n robert e. neale
2000
son of simon says!
Robert E. Neale

A Hair of the Dog

2000

Son of Simon Says!

151



die liebenden \n two spectators both choose love tarot card, counting \n robert e. neale
2000
intermagic
Robert E. Neale

Die Liebenden

2000

Intermagic
(Vol. 24 No. 2)

46



it's not easy to lie \n card selected from ninecard packet with down/under deal, card from remaining eight cards thoughtof, lie detector, original selection used to count down to find it \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n back from fishing \n giorgio tarchini
2001
personal collection
Harry Lorayne

It's Not Easy To Lie

Inspired byVariations

2001

Personal Collection

9



that's the truth! \n small packet \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale \n packet calculator \n dai vernon \n that's the truth! \n harry lorayne \n that's the truth! \n harry lorayne
2001
personal collection
Harry Lorayne

That's The Truth!

Inspired byAlso published here

2001

Personal Collection

15



the magic mirror \n \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale
2003
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves (reviewer)

The Magic Mirror

2003

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 8)

316



distant marker \n spectator cuts deck, performer names number and a card of that value is at its numerical position from top \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale
2005
combo ii
Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale

Distant Marker

2005

Combo II

110



draw for the devil \n nine cards, performer and spectator alternately put them in a 3x3 square à la tic tac toe, a magic square for six results \n robert e. neale \n the tittattoe trick \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner
2006
prolix
Robert E. Neale

Draw For The Devil

Inspired by

2006

Prolix
(Issue 2)

85



trust me \n routine with change and fake explanation \n robert e. neale
2006
switch
Robert E. Neale

Trust Me

2006

Switch

262



wrapper's delight \n bill folded, it is then shown to be folded into origami braid \n max maven \n "baffling bill braid" (robert e. neale, folding money fooling, 1997)
2006
switch
Max Maven

Wrapper's Delight

Inspired by "Baffling Bill Braid" (Robert E. Neale, Folding Money Fooling, 1997)

2006

Switch

273



calqlator \n twelve card setup \n peter duffie \n robert e. neale \n more lies \n robert e. neale
2007
best of friends — volume iii
Peter Duffie, Robert E. Neale

CalQLator

Related to

2007

Best of Friends — Volume III

297



introduction \n about magic and wonder \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Introduction

2008

This Is Not a Book

ix



robin's nest \n one small egg placed in hand, later shown to have two eggs in hand \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Robin's Nest

2008

This Is Not a Book

3



the five gifts of life \n five different objects in hand, four are removed and placed in pocket, last object vanishes from hand.
has packet trick variation where the last card becomes blank \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The Five Gifts of Life

2008

This Is Not a Book

8



breaking bread \n small pieces of bread placed in groups that form a square, even though some are eaten, the amount of bread stays the same, mathematical principle (edge counting) \n robert e. neale \n to feed many \n michael weber
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Breaking Bread

Inspired by

2008

This Is Not a Book

16



russian prayer stones \n four stones placed in spectator's hand, becomes five \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Russian Prayer Stones

2008

This Is Not a Book

25



the littlefinger string game \n cat's cradle (string game) used to trap spectator's finger, but when magician's finger is trapped, can escape easily \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The LittleFinger String Game

2008

This Is Not a Book

29



my lady truth \n picture of old lady becomes picture of young lady, optical illusion. has second version using a printed playing card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

My Lady Truth

2008

This Is Not a Book

44



the treasure hunt \n five envelopes with names of countries printed on them. placed in a circle, spectator spells the names of the countries by counting around the circle. every envelope is empty except the last one with a message \n robert e. neale \n the naming \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The Treasure Hunt

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

54



gypsy growth \n four cards with flowers printed on them, one of the flowers wilt, become healthy, and then become a large flower. three different routines \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Gypsy Growth

2008

This Is Not a Book

63



countermanded \n three cards blank on both sides, messages appear on two of them \n robert e. neale \n countermanded \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Countermanded

Also published here

2008

This Is Not a Book

77



in memoriam \n packet of blank cards with picture on one of them. picture changes before turning blank \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

In Memoriam

2008

This Is Not a Book

82



i bless bile \n cards with numbers on them used to spell various words when turned upside down, then flipped over to reveal a skull picture \n robert e. neale \n hot spell \n dan harlan
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

I Bless Bile

Inspired by

2008

This Is Not a Book

87



the first mystery or the wisdom of the worm \n story trick about adam and eve using six playing cards and a worm sock puppet which locates the selected card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The First Mystery or The Wisdom of the Worm

2008

This Is Not a Book

101



the naming \n different names on cards are placed in a circle, spell the names around the circle until one is left, that card is the one with a bullet on the back \n robert e. neale \n the treasure hunt \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The Naming

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

111



we are dead \n two cards shown blank on both sides, placed together, a message appears on it \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

We Are Dead

2008

This Is Not a Book

122



the twocard double turnover \n paddle move done with cards, but one hand turns for real while the other does the false turnover, originally published as "ed mellon's dt" by ed mellon, handling change by robert neale \n ed mellon \n robert e. neale \n the fourcard double turnover \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Ed Mellon, Robert E. Neale

The TwoCard Double Turnover

Variations

2008

This Is Not a Book

123



the fourcard double turnover \n variation on the ed mellon double turnover, but with four cards \n robert e. neale \n the twocard double turnover \n ed mellon \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The FourCard Double Turnover

Inspired by

2008

This Is Not a Book

128



taking the fifth \n show two double blank cards with numbers on each side, numbered one to four. sudden appearance of a whisky bottle picture on one of the cards \n robert e. neale \n "out of the fifth dimension" (ed mellon, marketed, 1960)
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Taking the Fifth

Related to "Out of the Fifth Dimension" (Ed Mellon, marketed, 1960)

2008

This Is Not a Book

132



crossing the threshold \n presentation and handling for the trapdoor card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Crossing the Threshold

2008

This Is Not a Book

139



to the other side of no \n similar effect to trapdoor card, but the paper is cut in a circle with a bar through it (standard stop sign), paper is turned inside out despite holding on to it \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

To the Other Side of No

2008

This Is Not a Book

151



boros the boastful boa \n story about snakes twisting themselves using a strip of rubber, twists vanish and appear on the strip of rubber \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Boros the Boastful Boa

2008

This Is Not a Book

160



fold, cut and fail \n prefolded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile \n robert e. neale \n fold, cut, and fail \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Fold, Cut and Fail

Also published here

2008

This Is Not a Book

188



wheel of life \n presentation for a flexagon \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Wheel of Life

2008

This Is Not a Book

202



a very personal computer \n presentation for a trihexaflexagon \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

A Very Personal Computer

2008

This Is Not a Book

211



the card \n presenting the hyper card \n robert e. neale \n hyper card \n karl fulves \n kim iles \n mel stover \n howard lyons \n moves \n robert e. neale \n hyperflexagon \n robert e. neale \n hoaxcard \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The Card

Inspired byRelated to

2008

This Is Not a Book

229



moves \n new moves that can be done with the hyper card to make the presentations more fooling and interesting \n robert e. neale \n the card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Moves

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

237



hyperflexagon \n from a hyper card to a a flexagon, uses business cards \n robert e. neale \n the card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Hyperflexagon

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

250



hoaxcard \n variation on hyper card \n robert e. neale \n the card \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Hoaxcard

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

263



the soul in the machine \n do some calculation on calculator, when final result is turned over it reveals a message in english \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The Soul in the Machine

2008

This Is Not a Book

275



high noon \n do some calculation on calculator, final result reveals numbers related to god's creation \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

High Noon

2008

This Is Not a Book

281



box stars \n presentation for the yoshimoto cube, not sure what the effect really is besides just displaying the cube \n robert e. neale \n die legende vom schnee in der wüste \n christian scherer
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Box Stars

Variations

2008

This Is Not a Book

285



counterfeit \n bar bet with american penny (heads or tails), a bit of a gag with a strange ending \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Counterfeit

2008

This Is Not a Book

293



spins and waves \n routine with plastic "rattleback" toy, when spun one way, it will spin backwards after a while. uses plastic's refractive properties to cause written words to transpose \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Spins and Waves

2008

This Is Not a Book

302



the lock \n bashful lock routine, lock can be opened by performer without key, but spectator cannot.
describes the workings of the bashful lock in detail. \n robert e. neale \n moves \n robert e. neale \n bashful routines \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

The Lock

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

313



moves \n different moves possible with the bashful lock \n robert e. neale \n the lock \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Moves

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

322



bashful routines \n describes four full routines with the bashful lock
 how it's done
 the spirited lock
 positive thinking
 confidence game \n robert e. neale \n the lock \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Bashful Routines

Related to

2008

This Is Not a Book

337



blood knife \n color changing knives with gory story about suicide \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Blood Knife

2008

This Is Not a Book

349



family jewels \n jewelry placed in a bag, later when poured out, there's a bunch of teeth, using change bag \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Family Jewels

2008

This Is Not a Book

356



relative boxes \n presentation with two gozinta boxes, with the addition of a third box \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Relative Boxes

2008

This Is Not a Book

362



phoenix \n fold flash paper into a bird, vanish it with fire (with weird "animation" sequence in the middle that is just the magician openly tapping on the bird) \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Phoenix

2008

This Is Not a Book

376



modern rope trick \n hindu rope, rope is made to rigidly stand vertically when held in hand \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Modern Rope Trick

2008

This Is Not a Book

385



thirty \n two pennies and a dime, dime vanishes completely while telling ghost story \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Thirty

2008

This Is Not a Book

390



the sprit message \n writing appears on paper in himber wallet precursor \n richard f. mckinney \n the sphinx, oct. 1925 \n mckinney's switch device \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale
2008
prolix
Richard F. McKinney

The Sprit Message

Related toAlso published here

2008

Prolix
(Issue 5)

285



countermanded \n three cards blank on both sides, messages appear on two of them \n robert e. neale \n countermanded \n robert e. neale
2008
genii
Robert E. Neale

Countermanded

Also published here

Oct. 2008

Genii
(Vol. 71 No. 10)

29



this is not a book \n \n eric mead \n robert e. neale
2008
genii
Eric Mead (reviewer)

This Is Not a Book

Dec. 2008

Genii
(Vol. 71 No. 12)

98



mckinney's switch device \n "flexible switching"
paper model of flexagon switching wallet \n karl fulves \n robert e. neale \n the sprit message \n richard f. mckinney
2009
xtra credit
Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale

McKinney's Switch Device

Related to

2009

Xtra Credit
(Issue 3)

10



sole survivor in 3d \n noncard presentational idea for robert neale's "sole survivor" (magic & meaning) \n tom stone \n robert e. neale
2011
maelstrom
Tom Stone, Robert E. Neale

Sole Survivor in 3D

2011

Maelstrom

35



spookey \n thread loop
 the first rotation
 the crawl
 the gravity rotation \n barrie richardson \n "the key in the door" (robert e. neale, tricks of the imagination) \n the strange key stunt \n barrie richardson
2011
curtain call
Barrie Richardson

SpooKey

Inspired by

2011

Curtain Call

111



insideoutside \n endless chain / pricking the garter
 a fair throw
 a cheating throw
 a superfair throw \n persi diaconis \n ron graham \n robert e. neale
2012
magical mathematics
Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham, Robert E. Neale

InsideOutside

2012

Magical Mathematics

164



hummer's threecard monte \n spectator thinks of one of three cards and switches a few cards around, magician divines thought of card, can do with any three objects \n bob hummer \n our contribution \n persi diaconis \n ron graham \n rock, paper, scissors \n cy endfield \n bob neale's rock, paper, scissors \n robert e. neale
2012
magical mathematics
Bob Hummer

Hummer's ThreeCard Monte

Variations

2012

Magical Mathematics

204



bob neale's rock, paper, scissors \n hummer's three card monte with rock paper scissors theme variation \n robert e. neale \n hummer's threecard monte \n bob hummer
2012
magical mathematics
Robert E. Neale

Bob Neale's Rock, Paper, Scissors

Inspired by

2012

Magical Mathematics

210



the berg variations \n notes on the prop and procedure \n robert e. neale \n "mindreader's dream" (joe berg)
2012
prolix
Robert E. Neale

The Berg Variations

Inspired by "Mindreader's Dream" (Joe Berg)

2012

Prolix
(Issue 10)

670



die legende vom schnee in der wüste \n routine with yoshimoto cube, story of snow, cube vanishes from a silk and water in a little bowl turns to snow \n christian scherer \n box stars \n robert e. neale
2014
schlaglichter
Christian Scherer

Die Legende vom Schnee in der Wüste

Inspired by

2014

Schlaglichter

127



the queen sisters \n bizarre story of sacrifice where two sisters (queens) triumph despite the odds against them. \n robert e. neale \n wheels of fortune \n steve beam
2015
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 10
Robert E. Neale

The Queen Sisters

Related to

2015

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 10

39



wheel force \n elimination force from five objects starting with the one selected by a spectator. \n robert e. neale
2015
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 10
Robert E. Neale

Wheel Force

2015

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 10

39



wheels of fortune \n inspired by wheel of fortune tv show, audience member competes for prizes and wins a second card trick. \n steve beam \n the queen sisters \n robert e. neale
2015
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 10
Steve Beam

Wheels of Fortune

Inspired by

2015

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 10

42



ten card wild \n \n stephen hobbs \n robert e. neale \n jonah wild \n robert e. neale
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Stephen Hobbs, Robert E. Neale

Ten Card Wild

Related to

2015

The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier

47



sixcard deal \n \n robert e. neale \n "six card deal" (live, death & other card tricks, 2000)
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Robert E. Neale

SixCard Deal

Also published here "Six Card Deal" (Live, Death & Other Card Tricks, 2000)

2015

The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier

98



jonah wild \n  presentation for a last deal: wild deal
 presentation for a onetime deal: still lucky \n robert e. neale \n ten card wild \n stephen hobbs \n robert e. neale
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Robert E. Neale

Jonah Wild

Related to

2015

The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier

100



the idiot poker plot \n \n robert e. neale \n "the idiot poker plot" (tricks of the imagination, 1991)
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Robert E. Neale

The Idiot Poker Plot

Also published here "The Idiot Poker Plot" (Tricks of the Imagination, 1991)

2015

The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier

198



the dragon and the unicorn \n done with gems and a fairy tale story presentation
 alternate handling
 bag handling \n robert e. neale
2015
the bammo ten card deal dossier
Robert E. Neale

The Dragon and the Unicorn

2015

The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier

266



voice print \n eight cards, programming, binary \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale
2017
jawdroppers! two
Harry Lorayne

Voice Print

Inspired by

2017

JawDroppers! Two

53



it's not easy to lie \n eight cards, programming, binary \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale
2017
jawdroppers! two
Harry Lorayne

It's Not Easy To Lie

Inspired by

2017

JawDroppers! Two

57



calqlator \n with antifaro programming \n harry lorayne \n voice print \n harry lorayne \n robert e. neale
2017
jawdroppers! two
Harry Lorayne

CalQLator

Related to

2017

JawDroppers! Two

115



the fragility of life \n eggs cracked one by one, last one cracks the bowl itself as it is out of steel, plague story presentation, pateo \n ben hart \n "soul survivor" (robert e. neale, life, death & other card tricks)
2020
the darkest corners
Ben Hart

The Fragility of Life

Inspired by "Soul Survivor" (Robert E. Neale, Life, Death & Other Card Tricks)

2020

The Darkest Corners

295


