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Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah card
Related toAlso published here Jan. 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 168)
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker deal
Related toAlso published here Feb. 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 170)
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Ken Allen, C.B. Yohe, Richard Himber, George Jason, Ballantine, Ted Anneman, Robert Harbin, Jinx
Variations May 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 178)
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopes
Related toAlso published here June 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 180)
John Murray Murray's Muse matchbook gag
Feb. 1951
The Phoenix (Issue 223)
John Murray Dancing Dollar communicating with medium, thread
Mar. 1951
The Phoenix (Issue 225)
John Murray Murray's Muse
  • putting a bill tube into an ice cube
  • on glasses for the shrinking quarter to dime trick
  • on haunting a house
Apr. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 253)
John Murray Wired cigarette balanced on thumb
Oct. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 266)
John Murray Die-Lie dice on cards, idea
Oct. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 266)
John Murray Surrealistic Sorcery card with pin in center is spinned on table and transforms into selection
Nov. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 269)
John Murray Murray's Muse ideas for Herpick's Phantom Pencil
Apr. 1953
The Phoenix (Issue 279)
John Murray Thimble Snake mini snake rises from thimble with miniature selection, inspired by an idea with static electricity by C. B. Yohe
Inspired by June 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 309)
John Murray A Flash Gordon Stunt Flash Gordon them, Flash Paper
Oct. 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 318)
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopes
Also published here 1956 194
John Murray Hole Punch Billet Reading idea of punching through the written information to hang the billet on a nail or so
Sep. 1956
Ibidem (Issue 7)
Don Tanner, John Murray Street Guide Test with street guide booklet, thought written on piece of paper and wrapped up in book
Apr. 1957
The New Phoenix (Issue 344)
Jay Marshall Backtalk on John Murray
The New Phoenix (Issue 348)
Edward Marlo The Throw Bottom Deal two versions:
  • The Outward Deal
  • The Inward Deal
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1959 45
John Murray 20-16=7 match puzzle
Dec. 1960
The New Phoenix (Issue 352)
John Murray Pad Vanish coin put on a pad of paper, one sheet is torn of with the coin and coin vanishes
Also published here Aug. 1961
The New Phoenix (Issue 360)
Don Tanner The Back Room on Don Lawton, John Murray, Anthony A. Vander Linden
Jan. 1962
The New Phoenix (Issue 365)
John Murray Spirit Deck deck makes sounds, card is divined
Jan. 1962
The New Phoenix (Issue 365)
John Murray Card Idea spectator cuts, top card is named, with bill
Jan. 1962
The New Phoenix (Issue 365)
John Murray Four-Way Coincidence impromptu
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1975 36
Jerry Mentzer One Cup and Coins coins produced from small metal cup, then coins travel from hand to cup one by one, two handlings

Inspired by
  • routine by John Murray
1975 5
John Murray Four Card Coincidence impromptu
Also published here 1976 22
John Murray Open Count showy count doing same as Elmsley Count from end grip
1977 51
John Murray Nothing "NOTHING" sign up the sleeve
1977 144
Steve Beam, John Murray, Rhett Bryson, Bruce Turner Gags gags with the spiralbound deck
1979 9
John Murray Murray's Handwash
1979 60
John Murray Trip From Center top card cover side steal using clip palm
Feb. 1980
Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 2)
John Murray Spectacular Prediction Coincidence
1982 73
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 88
John Murray Block-Verschwinden coin put on a pad of paper, one sheet is torn of with the coin and coin vanishes
Also published here Oct. 1985
Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 1)
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Inside by John Murray Mar. 1987
Epoptica (Issue 8)
Jeff Busby (reviewer) The Quarter Mark by John Murray Oct. 1987
Epoptica (Issue 10)
John Murray One Hand Bottom Deal tossed out the front
  • To Learn the Move
  • The Fair Deal
  • Freeing the Bottom Card
  • The Bottom Deal
  • Tips
Related to 1993 223
Dai Vernon, John Murray, Jerry Mentzer One Hand Bottom - Applications
1993 227
John Murray Real Coin in the Bottle slot in bottle
1994 165
John Murray Four-Way Coincidence Spectator finds the three mates to a card placed aside by magician as a prediction, impromptu
Also published here 1999 69
Karl Fulves Final Four impromptu
Inspired byRelated to 2000 34
Karl Fulves Database further comments and credit information on the referenced items, Electronic ESP
Related to 2000 45
Jerry Mentzer Direct Palm of a Tabled Card tabled card scooped into deck
  • As a Palm
  • As a Control
Related to
  • "Dribble Control" (Inside John Murray)
2000 124
Michael DeMarco Any Card But Your Card unknown card reversed in deck turns out to be selection
Inspired by
  • "Triple Transposition" (Inside John Murray, p. 53)
Mar. 2000
Onyx (Issue 10)
John Murray Ultra Match-Up No. 50, impromptu four-of-a-kind production
Also published here 2001 72
Ramón Riobóo One in the Side Pocket spectator selects card for performer and vice versa, both unseen in pockets, two cards are determined, four of a kind
Related to 2004 205
Karl Fulves Karate Kid impromptu four-of-a-kind production
Inspired by 2008
Prolix (Issue 4)
John Murray Take Ten applying the Jonah Card in the style of Ted Annemann, all cards put in envelopes
Also published here 2015 17
Mark Tams Personality Prognosticator from shuffled deck, with spelling
Inspired byAlso published here
  • MAGIC, July 2008
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