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Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Theodore Annemann January 1936 on Sam Margolies, Cardini, John Mullholand, Julian Proskauer, Eugene Homer, Percy Abbott, Doctor Wilson, Burling Hull
1936 The Jinx (Issue 16) 77
Theodore Annemann February 1936 on Dave Allison, Russ Walsh, U. F. Grant, Percy Abbott, The Linx, Dr. Van Deusen
1936 The Jinx (Issue 17) 91
Eddie Joseph 4th. Finale production of three filled glasses under cups, using Percy Abbott's "Keene" holder
1936 A Practical Lesson on Cups and Balls 5
Percy Abbott 2. Abbott's version. "The Certain Card Trick." spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, estimation, dealing out in packets and asking in which one it is
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 37
Percy Abbott The New Vanishing Glass "Squash", with rubber ball pull
1938 Greater Magic 854
Lester Lake, Percy Abbott The Chinese Chopper for head and both arms
1938 Greater Magic 966
Percy Abbott The Certain Card Trick
Also published here 1940 Expert Card Technique 403
Percy Abbott Publisher's Introduction
1940 Card System De Luxe 3
Percy Abbott Suggested Routines
1940 ca. Original Tricks 19
Percy Abbott A Mysterious Discovery spectator removes x cards, magician finds card with value x, set-up
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 220
Percy Abbott "Fool-Zum" Egg Bag Routine
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 288
Percy Abbott Foreword
1943 The Magic 36 3
William H. McCaffrey "Squash" Routine thimble changes to small glass of liquid, vanishes again
Inspired by
  • "Squash" (marketed by Percy Abbott)
1943 The Magic 36 30
Ed Bender Squash presentation for Percy Abbott's vanishing shot glass with whiskey
Dec. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 7) 179
Percy Abbott Mr. Magician
1949 Mail Mentalism
Percy Abbott Mr. Magician
1949 Premonition and The Blind Magician Does a Trick 3
Percy Abbott Introduction
1950 Card Bonanza 1
Percy Abbott Preface Psychic Magic are based on a series by McGill in the TOPS called "The Psychic Circle" from 1937
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 1 4
Percy Abbott Preface
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 2 4
Percy Abbott Preface
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 3 4
Percy Abbott Preface
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 4 4
Percy Abbott Preface
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 5 4
Percy Abbott Preface
1951 Psychic Magic — Vol. 6 4
Percy Abbott Introduction
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 2
Lewis Ganson, Percy Abbott Egg Bag, Bag Egg egg bag routine, with egg on fan
Also published here 1952 Routined Manipulation — Part Two 86
Percy Abbott The Canvas Box Escape
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 287
Percy Abbott Introduction
1959 Memory of the Mind 2
Harry Lorayne Stop! estimation of place spectator cuts to
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 64
Percy Abbott Chinese Color-Changing Coins sixteen gold coins change to silver, then to various colors
Related to 1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 115
Glen Pope, Percy Abbott Method of doing Percy Abbott's "Squash" very brief note
1994 More Greater Magic 1247
Edward Marlo Marlo's Routine for Abbott's Chinese Coins sixteen gold coins change to silver, then to various colors
Related to 1994 Facsimile (Issue 2) 8
Lewis Ganson, Percy Abbott Eierbeutel, Beuteleier egg bag routine, with egg on fan
Also published here 2000 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 1) 6
Percy Abbott Abbott's Fool-zum
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 116
Paul Osborne Percy Abbott Could Write a Good Ad
Oct. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 10) 18
Tomas Blomberg Estimated Sunken Key two selected cards by spectator and magician, spectator deals the deck in six piles, two possible endings:
first ending: both cards are next to each other in the same pile
second ending: both cards are in the same position in different piles
Inspired by 2014 Blomberg Laboratories 134