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The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1890 27
Martin Gardner An Easy Lesson
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1938
The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38)
Bob Hanko Simplo-Transpo impromptu and ungaffed version
Inspired byVariations Aug. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 16)
Howard Thurston, Oscar Weigle Dice Will Tell No. 109, selection found by roll of dice
Variations 1950 210
Karl Fulves Covenant Ace, Two and Three are shuffled and distributed amongst three spectators, performer divines who has which card
VariationsAlso published here Mar. 1966 23
Peter Alexis Epic Slate Test sum prediction
VariationsAlso published here Mar. 1967 90
Tony Bartolotta Epic Slate Test - Alternate Method sum prediction
Inspired by May 1967 97
James G. Thompson Jr. Jet Thought one of five cities predicted in envelope (with index)
VariationsAlso published here Winter 1972
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio)
Tony Bartolotta Half Transpo queen side of normal card transposes with blank side of double blank card
Sep. 1973 654
Tony Slydini Hank Gag handkerchief pulled out of non-existant breast pocket
Variations 1978
The Chronicles (Issue 12)
Karl Fulves Stopped Twice two prediction cards placed in deck during dealing by spectator end up next to their mates, "Gemini Twins"
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1979 2
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta Epic Slate Test No. 53, sum prediction after addition
Also published here 1979 85
Tony Bartolotta Four Of A Kind transformation with gaff, What's New In Magic (1956)
1980 49
The Connection No. 29, any card chosen, medium phoned instantly names it, ringing recorded
Related toAlso published here 1984 39
Dai Vernon Why am I Here? card found by counting down three times to apparently random values
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1988 122
Karl Fulves Interim Report corrections, Tony Bartolotta, L. Vosburgh Lyons
Rigmarole (Issue 4)
Tony Bartolotta Named Gemini two cards freely chosen, mates found with Gemini Twins procedure
Inspired byRelated to 1993
Rigmarole (Issue 4)
Tony Bartolotta Tony's Wallet temporary placement of card on sticky tape on shirt before later wallet load
1994 113
Tony Bartolotta Thought In Color movie star and color chosen, prediction in envelope in which chosen actor is striked through
Inspired by 1994
Rigmarole (Issue 6)
Tony Bartolotta Thotology random person phoned and asked to name any card, medium phoned asked for a number up to 52
Inspired by
  • "20th Century Telepathy" (John Northern Hilliard)
Related to
Rigmarole (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Number Con two numbers named, their total match previous prediction
Rigmarole (Issue 9)
Tony Bartolotta Impact Slates card and number written on slates
Rigmarole (Issue 10)
Tony Bartolotta About Face ESP card, alphabet card and one of many license plates found
Rigmarole (Issue 10)
Tony Bartolotta Keys Without Clues
Underworld (Issue 2)
Tony Bartolotta A Mind For Money five envelope with some coin change, four chosen, content added, amount predicted
Related to 1997
Underworld (Issue 5)
Tony Bartolotta Gang Related deck cut, top two cards removed and placed in center, corner of next card torn off, performer stabs it into the center behind his back, between selections, three-way force deck, for details see Informant reference
Related to 1997
Underworld (Issue 6)
Karl Fulves Informant further comments and credit information on the referenced items
Related to 1997 109
Karl Fulves Informant further comments and credit information on the referenced items, self levitation
Related to 1997 156
Tony Bartolotta Test Results three spectators write their name on a cardboard with a color, mixed face-down, performer divines
Inspired byRelated to 1998
Underworld (Issue 9)
Karl Fulves Informant further comments and credit information on the referenced items, Vernon's Joker Monte
Related to 1998 194
Ron Eastin, Arnold Farmer, Tom Craven Letters
Related to 1998 201
C. D. Oeloff, Vernon Winiecke, Howard Schaefer, Robert Farrell Letters
Related to 1998 238
Karl Fulves Informant further comments and credit information on the referenced items
Related to 1998 274
Tony Bartolotta Time Trap half the deck used, spectator cuts off some cards and counts them, a selection made, packets combined, spectator remembers card at his number, selected card stabbed next to it below table by performer
Related to 1999
Underworld (Issue 10)
Karl Fulves Spread Peek reversed card in middle, also with marked deck
Related to 1999
The Fine Print (Issue 10)
Tony Bartolotta Soft Touch Three-spot shows up reversed in deck, counted down three cards to selection
Variations 1999
The Fine Print (Issue 10)
Karl Fulves Phantom Transpo performer turns card over, spectator's card also turns over
Inspired by 1999
The Fine Print (Issue 10)
Karl Fulves Informant further comments and credit information on the referenced items, instruction games, Stephen Minch comment on "Remote Control"/"Western Union Trick"
Related to 1999
The Fine Print (Issue 10)
Tony Bartolotta Tale of the Q half the deck used, card chosen by making three piles, card located by spelling through the alphabet with the cards
Inspired byVariations 1999 3
Tony Bartolotta Third Sight seven random objects, one object touched, medium knows the object when list of object is called out
1999 12
Tony Bartolotta Educated Dice routine for Sachs/Sack's Dice, credit information on paddle move
2000 27
Tony Bartolotta Synchro Thot do-as-I-do ambitious card, spectator's card rises to top of performer's half and vice versa
2000 38
Bob Still Color View spectators draw pictures on different-colored papers, torn up and tossed in clear plastic bag with more already torn up pieces, four matching pieces of chosen picture taken out by performer
Related to 2000 53
Tony Bartolotta Mark Down three dimes and three pennies in paper cup, out come a quarter, a nickel and three pennies, three "penny and dime" sets
2000 108
Tony Bartolotta, Karl Fulves Mark Down II four nickels on table in row, dates in numerical order, four cards with positions mixed, coins exchanged according to cards's order, performer rearranged coins in numerical order without looking by sense of touch, optional appearance of another coin or wedding ring
2000 109
Tony Bartolotta A Small Seance three ages (numbers) are divined on blank cardboards, one year off by two, ashes from burned card form the number two
Related to 2000
Discoverie (Issue 3)
Tony Bartolotta Thumb Tip Handling for Prediction
2001 94
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta Triple Enigma No. 36, pair of invisible dice used to select card, card found and card with dice sum turns up, Ace to Nine set-up
Inspired by 2001 52
Tony Bartolotta, Martin Gardner Synchronism No. 56
Related to 2001 83
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta She Read Your Mind No. 68, spectator finds card which is divined by performer
2001 103
Tony Bartolotta Without a Clue No. 80, some cards hidden, card cut to and lost, found by performer
2001 120
Tony Bartolotta Number Affinity No. 81, two cards at their positions change
2001 121
Tony Bartolotta Key Card Placement dribble selection and tabled cuts
2001 81
Karl Fulves The Mystery Card No. 62, card from wallet put into packet of Ace through Ten of Clubs, it vanishes and only those ten cards remain
Related to 2001 142
Karl Fulves Database further comments and credit information on the referenced items
Related to 2001 163
Tony Bartolotta Jigsaw Puzzle clear plastic bag with torn colored paper pieces, three spectators take three paper pieces and write word, number and picture, pieces torn up and mixed with the rest, performer reaches in and locates the right pieces that combine to the spectators's writing
Related to 2001 215
Tony Bartolotta Book Minded page number chosen by calculation with date on coin
Discoverie (Issue 6)
Tony Bartolotta Bill of Health Gag paper folds out accordion style
2002 221
Tony Bartolotta Ashes Gag urn with "Ashes of Disgruntled Spectator", ashes to palm follow-up
2002 221
Karl Fulves Database further comments and credit information on the referenced items
Related to 2002 274
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta OOTW without Packet Switch comments
2002 276
Lewis Jones Right on Q half the deck used, card chosen by making three piles, card found by spelling, can be performed over the phone
Inspired by 2002 23
Karl Fulves Tony Bartolotta Issue intro to one-man issue
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Transference spectator turns over any card in one deck, same card is reversed in another deck that is spread by spectator
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Thirty Dice die rolled, number notes, then die given a quarter turn and top number added, repeated until thirty is reached
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Strictly By Chance bank night with three paper shopping bags
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Sorry I'm Late showing only the climaxes of different tricks, gag for magicians
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Top Ten Plus one packet with red, one with black cards, two cards exchanged with counting procedure, they transpose back
Related to 2002
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Don't Blink! coin vanishes as it is tossed up, then it is reproduced
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Night Flite two cards shown and placed separately on table in preparation for a transposition, but both cards change into other cards
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Post-It Pocket talking about breast pocket ditch vanish of a coin with handkerchief with magicians, performer has no pocket and sticks a post-it note on his breast to demonstrate it, coin still vanishes
Inspired by 2002
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Outworldler with tray
Related toVariations 2002
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Polygraph comedy bit with puppet
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Swipe credit card slid along card case, case pops open and duplicate of selection slides out
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Tattoo tattoo appears on arm when it is rubbed, revealing some information, nail scratching
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta Nothing Just Happens two cards chosen by two people from two decks before the show and signed on the back, in the show they are compared and found identical
Related to 2002
Discoverie (Issue 7)
Tony Bartolotta All About Eve revealing personal information about a spectator/guest
Discoverie (Issue 8)
Tony Bartolotta Sonic Secrets kitchen objects written on blank cards mixed and put in card stand, one selected, it is predicted
2003 37
Jerry K. Hartman, Bob Ostin, Mel Bennett, Chris King, Bob Graham, Rob Wood, Dr. Edi Brum, Leonard Cohen Letters on Tony Bartolotta
Related to 2003 290
Tony Bartolotta Joker Jump two Jokers apparently transpose (gag), then a big One and Two appears on their backs
2003 304
Tony Bartolotta The Real Difference spectator removes two cards and selects a card, two differences of card values calculated to count down to selection
Related to 2003
Off The Books (Issue 4)
Tony Bartolotta Chin Music performer plays comb which sounds like a harmonica, it vanishes
Discoverie (Issue 9)
Tony Bartolotta Drop Dice four dice put in cup, they penetrate cup one by one
Discoverie (Issue 9)
Tony Bartolotta T-Bills three pennies and three different bills, three people take a penny and bill each and close their hands around it, performer then tell who has which and in which hand
2005 415
Barrie Richardson Another World "The Mount Kenya Paradox Revisited"
stand-up handling
Inspired by 2005 12
Don Nielsen, Tony Bartolotta Universal Lock one of spectator's keys opens a lock, no method, perhaps gaffed lock
Prolix (Issue 3)
Tony Bartolotta Signature Collection spectator choses a half-card from clear plastic bag, some others tossed up and performer catches matching half-card with a deck while riffling it, prediction card in wallet, then a different card is chosen and signed on back, card in wallet then has the signature on back, Himber wallet, clear forcing bag
Prolix (Issue 3)
Tony Bartolotta Double Tossed Joker torn in half, both halves tossed in deck as it is riffled, next to two selections
Prolix (Issue 3)
Tony Bartolotta Narrow Minded spectator shuffles deck and deals it in two piles, one in spectator's pocket and one in performer's pocket, both remove a card, piles exchanged and repeated, off-color matching cards, colors separated
Prolix (Issue 3)
Tony Bartolotta, Karl Fulves High School Hijinks using school textbooks
Prolix (Issue 3)
Karl Fulves Four In Hand same effect, four-way forcing deck
Inspired byRelated to 2008
Prolix (Issue 4)
Karl Fulves On the Named Gemini Twins
Related to 2010
Prolix (Issue 8)
Karl Fulves Random Access performer and spectator each name a number, cards at those numbers counted to, both predicted, re-count force
Related to 2010
Prolix (Issue 8)
Tony Bartolotta Tony's Transpo
Prolix (Issue 8)
Tony Bartolotta T-Dex bold
Prolix (Issue 8)
Tony Bartolotta An Earlier Transpo with paper pieces as tokens to indicate which card is where
Inspired by 2010
Prolix (Issue 8)
Tony Bartolotta Mexican Mental two cards
Prolix (Issue 8)
Tony Bartolotta Long Shot two-deck trick in which spectator and performer do the same thing, performer only has a single card though and handles it like a deck for humorous procedure
Prolix (Issue 9)
Tony Bartolotta, Karl Fulves Remote & Controlled spectator finds odd-backed card from face, posed as a problem
Prolix (Issue 9)