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Theodore Annemann The Tune Detective card found by dealing to selected song lyric / beat
Related toAlso published here 1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 31
Theodore Annemann July 1935 on Jack Vosburgh, Arthur Felsman, Harry Blackstone, John Mulholland, Dave Alliston, Pablo, U. F. Grant, Frank Lane
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 10) 49
Harry Blackstone Card and Number number named, that many cards are cut to and selection is at that position, belly stripper card
1938 Greater Magic 461
Harry Blackstone Spirit Cartography selected card appears on initialed "photographic paper"
1938 Greater Magic 500
Harry Blackstone The Half Dollar and Ginger Ale Bottle folding coin
1938 Greater Magic 677
Harry Blackstone Triumph of the Triumvirate rapping hand divines which key opens lock and which card was selected
Also published here 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 99) 605
Phoenix Jr. (reviewer) The Blackstone Show by Harry Blackstone 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 2) 6
Harry Blackstone, Walter B. Gibson Super Magic two in the hand, one in the pocket with paper balls and variations
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 224
Bruce Elliott The Back Room response to John Snyder jr. letter, on Walter Gibson, the Annemann parade in the Linking Ring, James G. Thompson Jr., Richard Himber, Dariel Fitzkee and Harry Blackstone
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 67) 275
Harry Blackstone Triumph of the Triumvirate rapping hand divines which key opens lock and which card was selected
Also published here 1944 Practical Mental Effects 137
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jay Marshall, Clayton Rawson, hypnotism, Harry Blackstone, "Die Magie" and fascism
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 85) 347
Harry Blackstone Magicana quote from Saturday Evening Post
Oct. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 5) 160
Elwood Spring (reviewer) Blackstone Show by Harry Blackstone Dec. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 3) 8
Harry Blackstone Cardology --or, A Card Trick Without Cards No. 118, magician divines thought-of card after spectator follows mathematical procedure and announces the result
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 229
Harry Houdini, Howard Thurston, Harry Blackstone, Max Malini, Louis Nikola, Carl Rosini Card on Ceiling No. 119
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 231
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Harry Blackstone, Martin Gardner, Dr. Jaks, Audley Walsh, Bobby Baxter, gag by Bob Hummer
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 212) 849
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on James G. Thompson Jr., Dai Vernon, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Al Baker, Harry Blackstone, Gali Gali, Washington Irving Bishop
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 229) 917
Dai Vernon Royal Monte "A Lesson in Artistic Card Handling"
Variations 1954 Stars of Magic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 158
Bill Frazee Squawks on Harry Blackstone, The Shinx, Kellar, Sam Bailey
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 323) 102
Harry Blackstone Introduction
1956 Top Secrets of Magic vii
Jay Marshall, Frances Ireland Marshall BackTalk on the Tops, Harry Blackstone, Otis Manning, Ben Braude, Dai Vernon, Mardoni, Ron Urban, Ed Drane, Del Ray, Wilton Clements
1957 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 344) 202
Unknown Our Album of Working Professionals with pictures of Harry Blackstone jr., Rene Lavand, Silvan, Clarence Slyter, The Keeners, Barclay Shaw
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 75
Harry Blackstone, Harry Louine Blackstone's 10-Card Trick spectator finds his own card in ten-card packet
Also published here Dec. 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 11
Frances Ireland Marshall The Brotherhood of Magic pictures of the Marshall collection, a young Harry Blackstone sr., Houdini, Davenports, Compars Hermann, Alexander Hermann, Theo Hardeen, Nicola, Howard Thruston, Harry Thurston, Von Arx
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 17
Unknown Album with pictures of Jack Bateman, Mike Caldwell, Leslie Guest, Mohammed Bey (Sam Horowitz), Bud Dietrich, Pete Biro, Phoa Yan Tion, Sam Schwartz, Mark Leddy, Jimmy Stewart, Al Flosso, Pete Martino, Bill Broderson, Jerry Lukins, John Mullholland, Abril Lamarque, Richard Cardini, Harry Blackstone, Al de Lage, Kent Richards, Norm Nielsen
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 138
Edward Marlo, Dai Vernon, Harry Blackstone Royal Monte Royal Flush to Four Tens to Royal Flush, ungaffed
Inspired by 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 113
Harry Blackstone White and Black magician with black robe and assistant with white robe transpose behind two screens
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 10
Harry Blackstone Vanishing Automobile vanishing car
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 18
Harry Blackstone Two Door Doll House doll house, where the doors can be opened front and back
Related to
  • Will Goldston's "Denton's Cabinet"
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 21
Harry Blackstone The Girl and the Ladder girl vanishes on a ladder behind a big umbrealla
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 65
Harry Blackstone Blackstone's Studio Illusion magician dresses as artist, draws himself on a canvas, then he appears from canvas, dressed normal
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 79
Harry Blackstone Walking Away from a Shadow upper body in a box, shadow is seen, then he walks out and shadow stays in box
1974 The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 80
Bascom Jones The Mystic Word on Harry Blackstone Jr., Uri Geller
1976 Magick (Issue 144) 720
Ross Bertram Harry Blackstone
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 71
Steve Beam Leftovers on David Copperfield, Daryl, Darwin Ortiz, Mendoza, Harry Blackstone jr.
1983 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 1) 10
Harry Blackstone, Juan Tamariz Tres Monedas Magneticas No. 5, threes selections are found with three coins
1983 La Baraja Biselada 7
Steve Beam Leftovers on The Equinox, an All Backs Joke by John Riggs, John Murray, Kevin Justice's birthday card idea, Walter Gibson, Harry Blackstone Sr., Lloyd Jones, James Bazemore, birth of Casey Lauren Beam
1984 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 5) 88
Steve Beam Leftovers on Harry Blackstone, Jr., John Riggs, Wayne Kyzer, Don Morris
1986 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 13) 228
Harry Blackstone, Ian Keable-Elliott An Interlude with Harry Blackstone
Oct. 1987 Opus (Vol. 1 No. 2) 5
Larry Jennings Larry's Favorite performer cuts off named of number of cards, last card is selection, based on "Blackstone's Favorite" (probably reference)
Related to 1988 The Cardwright 1
Steve Beam Leftovers on David Copperfield, Harry Blackstone Jr., Stephen Minch
1988 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 22) 384
Edward Marlo A Number For Fast Company spectator cuts selections into deck, performer names its position and cuts off that many cards, crimp, memorized deck
Related to 1991 The Olram File (Issue 3) 12
Harry Blackstone Foreword
1991 Goodies 10
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) Blackstone: A Magician's Life by Harry Blackstone (written by Daniel Waldron) Oct. 1999 Genii (Vol. 62 No. 10) 68
Unknown Blackstone's Card No. 48, spectator finds his own card in ten-card packet
Also published here 2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 70
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) The Blackstone Book of Magic & Illusion by Harry Blackstone, Jr. July 2002 Genii (Vol. 65 No. 7) 84
Walter B. Gibson, Roberto Giobbi, Harry Blackstone The Happy Birthday Card Trick card found by dealing to song lyrics, from Blackstone's Modern Card Tricks
Related to 2003 Card College — Volume 5 1157
Matthew Field (reviewer) American Pioneers Vol. 3 - Harry Blackstone by Bill McIlhany Sep. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 9) 87
Eugene Burger, Harry Blackstone The Showmanship Interviews: Harry Blackstone
Nov. 2010 Genii (Vol. 73 No. 11) 20
Patrick Page All Around Square-Up Glimpse card is in full palm
Also published here
  • Charles and Regina Reyonolds' "The Harry Blackstone Book of Magic and Illusion" 1985.
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