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Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Theodore Annemann A Real Psychic Card Test stacked deck and slates
VariationsAlso published here Dec. 1934
The Jinx (Issue 3)
E. Leslie May A Handkerchief is Selected silks are put in unprepared bag and mixed, performer takes one out, force
1934 8
E. Leslie May The "ELM" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deck
Also published here Apr. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 7)
E. Leslie May Lexicon Test alphabet cards spell selection from regular deck
Oct. 1938
The Jinx (Issue 49)
E. Leslie May Magic versus Mentalism Addition thought-of card predicted, six out index
Jan. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 52)
E. Leslie May Pocket Presto nice transposition presentation
Mar. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 54)
E. Leslie May A Napkin Sewn comedy restoration with visible sewing lines
The Jinx (Issue Summer Extra 1939)
E. Leslie May The "ELM" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deck
1943 20
Bill Bowman Clipped clipped, two paperclips on folded bill link, see p. 56 for variation with three clips
Related toVariationsAlso published here June 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 310)
E. Leslie May Clip as I Clip Clipped variation
Inspired by Oct. 1955
The New Phoenix (Issue 331)
Al Thatcher Numismatrick! coins on table are turned over one is covered and heads/tails is divined
VariationsAlso published here Oct. 1962
The New Phoenix (Issue 373)
E. Leslie May Revelation cards on table are turned over, one is covered and card is divined
Inspired by 1965
The New Phoenix (Issue 399)
Lu Brent, E. Leslie May, Paul Sweetman, David Price, J. M. Levatino Etcetera with rant on "too many card tricks" by Levatino
Jan. 1966 15
E. Leslie May En Rapport two ropes, sympathetic knots, knots are tied in one rope and then knots are found in second rope
1968 118
E. Leslie May One Over the Eight gag with 15 of Diamonds, spectator apparently drunk
1969 49
E. Leslie May Thank You, Ted two people select mates in fair manner
1969 51
E. Leslie May Thoughts From Thin Air alphabet cards produced from air that spell out chosen word
1969 52
E. Leslie May Nelson's Column three people choose colored balls, performer knows who has which and has it predicted
1969 54
E. Leslie May Penny for your Thoughts
1969 56
E. Leslie May Controlled Thot ESP card chosen, written on slate by spectator and performer and they match, see also p. 283 & p. 348 for references
Inspired by Sep. 1969 281
E. Leslie May, Kenn Eastin, Greg Moore, Robert Byrne, Bill Taylor Etcetera
Feb. 1971 402
E. Leslie May, Bob Still, Cushing Strout, Trevor Dawson Etcetera
May 1971 420
E. Leslie May The Fortune Telling Book two decks and two spectators, fortune-telling book with cards for each dates, selections match cards on birth date
Magick (Issue 40)
E. Leslie May The "Elm" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deck
Also published here 1972 74
Gene Nielsen Mindwave Two with four cards with letters on it, see also p. 460 for suggestion by Robert Schwartz
Inspired byVariations 1973
Magick (Issue 75)
E. Leslie May Mindwave Two... and a Half! with four cards with letters on it, variation of handling
Inspired by 1973
Magick (Issue 86)
Ken De Courcy A Not-so-Proper Charlie unusual method to multiply two numbers by continuously dividing and multiplying them by two
Variations 1973 7
E. Leslie May Asulikeit a set of ESP cards is used to reveal chosen symbol, "trick that cannot be explained", multiple out, see also p. 758 for comment by Marvin Johnson
Feb. 1974 708
E. Leslie May Tri-Mental three ESP cards selected from a deck, divined
Magick (Issue 121)
Ken De Courcy No Time For Work gag calculation in which is shown that there are no days in which anyone works
Variations 1975 5
E. Leslie May Spotting the Spot card stab with paper-knife, the card found is blank and the value is now on the paper-knife
Jan. 1976
Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 5)
Ralph L. Erlewine The Seven Dwarfs dividing 28 diamonds through seven dwarfs
Variations 1976 9
E. Leslie May The Charlie Chronicles different presentation for division puzzle
Inspired by 1976 11
E. Leslie May A Sanguinary Rise alternate presentation
Inspired by 1976 12
E. Leslie May In the Good Old Days total of calculation is predicted
1976 13
E. Leslie May Tricky Crosswords gag crosswords with same word in every row
1976 14
E. Leslie May Discount Coffee addition puzzle in which money ends up missing in total
1976 15
Charles Cameron, E. Leslie May The Alternative Prediction spectator write a three-digit number with identical figures, either number is predicted or total after calculation
1976 16
E. Leslie May Medical Magic letter puzzle with four names and two rooms
1976 22
E. Leslie May (reviewer) What they said about "the other book" by Karrell Fox by Karrell Fox 1979 257
Larry Becker Pyramid Power pyramid power presentation, prediction of single card
Variations 1979 17
E. Leslie May Mit Dank and Joseph und James three cards chosen with "cut a packet and turn it over", divined or predicted
Inspired by
  • "Nullifactor" (Stewart James, 1951)
Also published here
  • Pentagram, Dec. 1959
Dec. 1979
Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 3 & 4)
E. Leslie May From Brother Leslie May
Feb. 1979 6
E. Leslie May A 'P.S.' or Pyramid Suggestion pyramid power presentation, prediction of tarot card
Inspired by Sep. 1979 4
E. Leslie May Christmas Bonus presentation for Sherlock Holmes Force Book test, card inserted in the book
Dec. 1979 5
Thomas Alan Waters, E. Leslie May Cue-Bic two lists of words, medium erases same as spectator
Inspired by
  • Leslie May's "Double-Deletion" in "Pentagram" Vol. 5, No. 12 1951. P. 91.
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Fynys)