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Dai Vernon The Five Card Mental Force
Related toVariationsAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 30
Paul Fleming (reviewer) Radio and Nite-Club Mindreading by William Larsen (written by Ormond McGill) The Paul Fleming Book Reviews — Volume II 26
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley The Answering of Questions thorough treatise on Q&A
Related to Gems of Mental Magic 107
Stuart P. Cramer Parlour Yoga
  • pulse stopping
  • blood flow
  • hand turns white
  • pin smashed in table with palm
  • hand removed from skunk trap
Related to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 178) 713
Ormond McGill How to See in the Crystal
Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 5
Ormond McGill The Art of Visualization crystal gazing, no trick, esoteric
Related to Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 5
Ormond McGill Crystal Seership more tips on crystal gazing, no trick, esoteric
Related to Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 7
Ormond McGill Crystal Gazing for Mentalists answering questions with a crystal ball, hearing the answer in the question
Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 10
Ormond McGill Modern Psychometry
Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 14
Ormond McGill Developing the Power genreal comments
Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 14
Ormond McGill The X-Ray Eye Act cotton, tape and handkerchief
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 5
Ormond McGill Staging the Act seeing with the fingertips, describing objects
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 8
Ormond McGill A New Blindfold Method matchbooks and tape criss-crossed over the hole face
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 9
Ormond McGill A Novel Presentation separating colors, handkerchief & cards, objects and obstacle course with people standing on stage
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 10
Ormond McGill That Animal Magnetism Question on mesmerism
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 12
Ormond McGill Visible Astral Radiation radiating lines appear between fingertips of the hands, optical illusion
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 13
Ormond McGill The Human Aura making aura visible, with a lamp and black paper, optical illusion
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 14
Ormond McGill Distant Magnetic Force spectator has a sensation of coldness on his hand when performer points on his palm
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 15
Ormond McGill Animal Magnetic Presentation spectator feels presence and energy of performer
Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 18
Ormond McGill Let the Spirits Manifest
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 5
Ormond McGill Spirit Communications thread with weight is attached in empty bottle and begins to move, pendulum
Related to Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 6
Ormond McGill Ectoplasmic Lights luminous paint, two versions
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 8
Ormond McGill Automatic Slate Writing spectator writes yes or know on a slate, general comments on automatic writing
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 10
Ormond McGill, Dr. Q Dr. Q's Gyrating Tables table lift
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 14
Ormond McGill The East Indian Mystery Act
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 19
Ormond McGill Patter and Routine
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 19
Ormond McGill Method and Presentation
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 24
Ormond McGill Blood and Pulse Control stopping and starting pulse at will
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 25
Ormond McGill Black Death pulse in both arms and heart beat stops
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 27
Ormond McGill Yogi Anesthetic human pincushion, needles are pushed in arm, needle through the flesh of a spectator
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 27
Ormond McGill Hindu Introspective Presentation
Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 30
Ormond McGill Some Occult Amazements
Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 5
Ormond McGill The Brain Illusion spectator looks through the flame of a candle and apparently sees his own brain, optical illusion
Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 5
Ormond McGill The Trap Mystery activating a jump trap without being harmed
Related to Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 8
Ormond McGill Levitation with a Chair moving a chair, then with spectator sitting on chair
Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 13
Ormond McGill The Presentation of Miracle thirteen rules
Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 18
Ormond McGill The Pendulum: Introduction pendulum im different contexts
Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 22
Ormond McGill The Pendulum: In Performance
  • constructing the pendulum
  • operating the pendulum
  • powers of the pendulum
  • individuality in working with the pendulum
  • experimental evidence with the pendulum
  • and as to miracle
Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 24
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on hypnotism, Ormond McGill, Sphinx
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 240) 961
Ormond McGill Introduction
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 5
Ormond McGill Our Psychic Powers overview of mentalism genres
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 6
Ormond McGill Contact Telepathy general comments, ideomotor effect, pendulum
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 9
Ormond McGill Telepathic Card Selection finding one of five cards
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 11
Ormond McGill The Hidden Object Test
Related to
  • Dariell Fitzkee's "Contact Mindreading"
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 12
Ormond McGill Improved Muscle Reading headphones with metal plate on the end of the wire, two versions to find a selected card, first with sleight of hand to elicit a good spectator for muscle reading for second phase
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 16
Ormond McGill Non-Contact Telepathy
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 19
Ormond McGill Mental Impulse spectator sit in a circle one is touched on the forehead, performer knows which one, non-contact mindreading
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 19
Ormond McGill Transmitting Images of Playing Cards spectator look at a card and transmit it to the performer, who tries to guess it several times, no trick, esoteric
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 20
Ormond McGill Psychic Magic and a Deck of Cards
Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 23
Ormond McGill, Dai Vernon Psychological Locations first three cards, then five cards (Vernon's "Five Card Mental Force" credited here to Arthur Buckley)
Related to Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 23
Ormond McGill Lodge Room Mindreading different performing environments
  • The Monthly Lodge Meetings
  • The Smoker
  • The Annual Convention
  • Ladies' Night at the Club
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 5
Ormond McGill Secrets of the "Casual" Mentalist on doing a Q&A act, where people know each other
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 6
Ormond McGill The Mindreading Method selling a mindreading show and getting information by the booker, reading an information card under a crystal ball
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 7
Ormond McGill Mentalism Moderne club Q&A act structure, humorous comments
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 9
Ormond McGill Telepathic Drawing drawing duplication on slates
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 11
Ormond McGill Mindreading for School Assemblies the structure of a Q&A act for students
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 12
Ormond McGill Theatrical Mindreading
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 14
Ormond McGill Secrets of the "Theatre" Mentalist set up for Q&A before the show, in theatre setting, specifics of the audience in that venue
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 14
Ormond McGill A Theatrical Mindreading Act divination of an ESP sign and start of Q&A act by getting a spectator's full name with just having the initials
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 17
Ormond McGill Answering the Questions examples of answers
Related to Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 21
Ormond McGill A Climactic Test prediction of sum, flap
Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 23
Dick Johnson The Spirit Speaks thread with weight is attached in empty bottle and begins to move, pendulum
Related to Still More Miracles in Mentalism 29
Al Mann Suspended Animation thread with weight is attached in empty bottle and begins to move, pendulum, different bottles, with threads of different lengths
Related toAlso published here Mental-Ettes 22
Shigeo Futagawa Ormond McGill short biography
Introduction to Coin Magic 196
Al Mann An Experiment why a pendulum works and how
Related to
  • Ormond McGill's "Psychic Magic" Vol. 6
The Shattered Chalice 17
Unknown Addendum: The Art of Scrying crystal gazing, no trick, esoteric
Related to A Simplified Crystal Gazing Speciality 9
Wayne Kyzer Caught comedy routine with a bear trap, activating a jump trap without being harmed
Related to The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 2) 20
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Real Mental Magic: Technique and Performance by Ormond McGill Epoptica (Issue 12) 553
John Riggs ESP 2000 six business cards are numbered from one to six on one side and the cards shuffled and turned over, spectator selects cards and the numbers from one to six are written on the other side, they match
Inspired by
  • Ormond McGill's "ESP Guessing Game"
Related to
The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 51) 922