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Unknown How to make a great Ball seem to come through a Table into a Cup from bottom of table to under cup after spectator checked the cup by himself The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 15
Philip Breslaw The learned little Swan, One of Mr. Breslaw's Grand Deceptions automaton swan swims in a bowl with letters of alphabet on the rim, spelling a name or swims to named letter, on magnets and anecdote of Breslaw being heckled by Francis Blake DelavalRelated to Breslaw's Last Legacy 33
Unknown The Magic Whistle only performer can produce sound, described as heckler stopper Modern Magic 341
Unknown The Electric Wand as practical joke to shock spectator or heckler (!) More Magic 4
Unknown Eine gezogene Karte zu verwandeln No. 38, selection put on top, another card is on top when checked again after putting hand on top of deck, sticky hand Der Kartenkünstler 45
Carl Willmann Die Rache des Zauberers The Revenge of the Magician, story about how a heckler (photographer) was found next day, face of performer appears as skull, invisible painting on the face Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 15
Carl Willmann Das bezauberte Schloss lock opens itself when hanging on a wand, used as heckler stopper Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 107
Billy O'Connor The Bill in the Envelope burned bill reappears in empty envelope, number checked The Magic Annual for 1937 29
Unknown The Card Case and Finger Tip case with slit, finger tip with needleRelated to Greater Magic 405
Unknown 42 - "Blindman's 'Bluff'." Way to glimpse a card when met with a heckler, even when deck is held behind back the entire time (card also chosen behind the performer's back) "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 58
Charles Hopkins 45 - Look for informal "readers". Check for telltale nicks/dirt/scrapes on cards "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 63
Charles Hopkins What Makes Audiences Get That Way Why do audiences heckle? "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 74
Charles Hopkins The Heckler... Ding Bust His Buttons! "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 76
Theodore Annemann The Invisible Pull thumb tip at pull, applied to paper restoration, silk/cigarette vanishRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 86) 546
Unknown Rapid Banking bill transposes with check in two double envelopes Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 189
Unknown Sign-A-Bill gag, bills bound into check book Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 135
L. Vosburgh Lyons, Ronald B. Edwards, Clayton Rawson, Bruce Elliott, Walter B. Gibson Boxed piece of a magazine is put on a string and the ends of the string thread through two holes in a box, a word is selected and when checked on the piece on the string all words are crossed out except the selected oneRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 81) 328
Henry J. Young Checkers to Pear to Rice production and transformation box Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 22
Hen Fetsch Your Move red and black liquid change into checkers, inside paper cone Milk Pitcher Magic 27
Laurie Ireland A Checker Mystery handkerchief transformation in tube, checkers production Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 8
J. B. Bobo The Squirting Nickel use for hollow coin to squirt water from, heckler stopper Watch This One! 95
Mike Bornstein Zombino as Kolma, floating ball, thumb tip with wire and ballRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 469
Russell "Rusduck" Duck No Misdirection trick to play on people who want to show performer a trick, heckler gag The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 154) 619
Unknown Glass and Check removing check under glass, with coin balancing on rim Over the Coffee Cups 25
Unknown Catching the Check catching check / bill between fingers Over the Coffee Cups 29
Karrell Fox They're All Aces - Take a Card any card ideas and gags
- Old Money (bill with beard)
- Bedroom Eyes (beds on glasses)
- Genii Weenie (hot dog from Aladin lamp)
- Bounced (rubber check joke)
- Candelabra (original way to light three matches on a matchbook)
- Nose Nonsense (spoon on nose gag)
- Fan Fun (fan gag)
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 42
Unknown The Checkerboard Paradox Geometrical vanish of a square on a checkerboard Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 129
Bob Hummer Hummer's Checker Trick Spectator moves three checker pieces around on the board via spelling, magician can divine the starting positions of the checker pieces Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 62
Edward Marlo, Alex Elmsley 26th Card Faro Check for credit information see referenceRelated to The Faro Shuffle 11
Edward Marlo Partial Faro Check to get several packets with the same number of cards The Faro Shuffle 22
Tony Corinda (5) Safety Checks to Eliminate Errors Pencil, Lip, Sound, Touch and Muscle Reading 31
Edward Marlo Uses of Partial Faro Check - Faro Fooler #9 face-up card is sandwiched by two selections, or used to count to them Faro Notes 57
Edward Marlo Instant 26th Location getting a selection to top with faro, crimp, twenty-sixth faro check and half plus one principle Faro Notes 66
North Bigbee Checker-Mate checkers with holes on ribbon, order changes The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 375) 327
Edward Marlo The Faro Check Estimation 9
David Hoy Dr. Rhine, Improved three ESP cards are selected and put on a folded checker board, the spectator can decide the position and they match with the three prediction cards The Bold and Subtle Miracles of Dr. Faust 9
F.W. Lindsley, Charlie Miller Cashing A Check torn check is wrapped in paper, when light with a match it transforms into bills Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 7
Jack Avis Check Cop Move coin steal The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 177
Roy Walton Checkers card version with two decksInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 178
Robert Ellenwold, Karl Fulves Blindfold Checkers checker board, prediction details how to play so chosen color winsRelated to
  • p. 166 for credit information
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 149
Jules DeBarros Tibetan Checkers chink-a-chink type routine with different-colored checkers instead of coins, first part Hierophant (Issue 2) 74
Jules DeBarros Tibetan Checkers chink-a-chink type routine with different-colored checkers instead of coins, second part Hierophant (Issue 4) 178
Edward Marlo right-hand pressure fan notes reverse fan applications, hiding face-up cards in face-down fan, All Backs, ..., right-handed pressure fan suggested by Frank ShieldsVariationsAlso published here Hierophant (Issue 4) 210
Gene Finnell Checkerboard Game betting game with 4x4 checkerboard and cover cards that cover all except one square, performer always wins, see also p. 486 for comment by Bill TaylorVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 8) 423
James G. Thompson Jr. Thoughts At Work selection removed from deck and checked that it's missing, yet removed card changes to indifferent card and selection is back in deck The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio) 500
Frederick M. Shields Actors, the Stage, and Magicians - Part 2 - Basic Stage Talk
- It Started Long Ago
- Stage Directions
- 'Strong' Stage Positions
- When the Curtains Part
- Break the Pattern
- Then What?
- Shields' Firs 'Law'
- But Ask for Help if You Need It
- You Never Whistle the Scenery
- Check over Your Equipment
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 51) 255
Roy Walton The N.C. Game betting game with 4x4 checkerboard and cover cards that cover all except one square, performer always wins, see p. 608 for correctionInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 11) 562
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, David Tobias Bamberg Checker Cabinet box with three doors, pile of checkers placed under a tube and a glass with a handkerchief into the box, transposition The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 127
Unknown Checkerboard Bet tracing path in checkerboard The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 701
Paul Curry The Missing Thought spectator sits on a card, looks at all the other cards, magician checks all the cards he receives on a pad, except the chosen one Paul Curry Presents 71
Thomas Alan Waters Check Mate two decks, card turned over also card next to reversed card is the same as in second deck The Compleat Magick - Volume I (Issue 96) 479
John A. Novak Budget Saver substitute for Himber wallet, checkbook The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 126) 628
Unknown Center Glimpse faro check Afterthoughts 129
Burling Hull Pointers and Tips from Experience on Working Tables - Handling Hecklers
- Charity Drives
- Fees and Gratuities
The Amazing World of Mentalism 199
Slydini A Direct Palm with Checkpoints The Best of Slydini ...and More 23
Slydini Slydini on the Mock Pass with Checkpoints The Best of Slydini ...and More 24
Slydini Timing - Checkpoints
- Applying the Concept of Timing
The Best of Slydini ...and More 37
Unknown Blue Phantom pile of checkers, bottom checker travels to the top and back, with a tube Classic Magic with Apparatus 99
Slydini The Revolve vanish using lap
- Details of The Revolve
- Checkpoints
The Best of Slydini ...and More 41
Gene Nielsen Check Mate checkers in bag, spectator choses only checker with different color The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 150) 749
Slydini Slydini Technique for Palming a Cigarette - The Retrieval
- Checkpoints
The Best of Slydini ...and More 52
Philip T. Goldstein Dealing with Hecklers - Disruptive Influences
- Possibly Jealousy
- Individual Approach
- You Must Deal Directly
- Begging Does Not Work
- The Advantage Is Yours
- Use Confidence
- Underdog Reaction
- Temper Your Response
- Don't React Defensively
- Not One Victory
- A Fact of Life
The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 189) 945
Steve Dusheck Copper-Silver Transposition "Slippery Sam" forerunner, sliding shell Close-up Cavalcade Finale 30
Steve Dusheck Coin and Cord coin with hole Close-up Cavalcade Finale 110
Allan Ackerman, Heck The Spectator's Triumph spectator shuffles cards face up and face down, ungaffed (almost)Inspired by Here's My Card 68
Doug Edwards Check Mate mates of two cards are found Cardmania 17
John F. Mendoza The Automatic Deck sliding block productionInspired byRelated to The Book of John 78
Larry Becker Will Power six checks to celebrities, prediction of chosen checkRelated to
  • Dai Vernon's "Mental Die"
The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 118
Karl Fulves Liar's Stop Trick card at number remembered, then a different number checked and the card is now there, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 36) 142
Obie O'Brien USA Happenings on Terry Seabrooke, Abbott's Get Together, Tom Mullica, Paul Gertner, Father Cyprian, Howard Flint, Steve Dusheck Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 10) 746
Alexander Renno Mind's Eye several chess pieces in a box, performer divines the one which is removedRelated toVariations The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 242) 1207
Jules Hirsch Ivory Tower stunt with stack of checkers or dice, chip is rolled towards it and one is thrown out The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1297
Bob Hummer Politicians Puzzle 6x6 checkerboard, three checkers put on three D's for Democrats or three R's for Republican, spectator can spell a word with the three checkers, moving them for each letter, back is turned and politics can be divined Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 3
Bob Hummer Mom and Pop Puzzle six checkers on a checkerboard, mom and pop are spelled several times, when performer turns over last spelled word is divinedVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 34
Bob Hummer Voodoo Fortune Telling cards with questions on one side and different pictures of zombies on the other side, one question is selected and cards separated several times while checking different features of the zombies, eventually a four digit number is evaluated and leads to the answer of the question in a book, system is explained with playing cards Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 73
Martin Gardner Hummer's Fortune Telling Book cards with questions on one side and different pictures of zombies on the other side, one question is selected and cards separated several times while checking different features of the zombies, eventually a four digit number is evaluated and leads to the answer of the question in a bookRelated toVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 77
Tom Ogden Five and One penetration and changes of 1$ and 5$ bills, if you are cheap check page 468 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 385
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Credit Check prediction in form of X on one of five credit cards, erasable ink The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 255) 1273
Karl Fulves Parity Check "Parallel Lines" with color coding Parallel Lines 21
Gene "Phantini" Grant Mental Checkmate spectator selects four chess pieces from a box and puts them in different pockets, performer knows which piece is whereInspired by Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 75
Steve Dusheck Foreword "I don't really know Ben Harris. We are not close friends." Magic from which Memories are Made! 4
R. D. Merrill Check List Merrill's Knife Book 53
Ben Harris Washout Wonder routine for Dusheck's props, coin from washer, coin through hole of washer becomes small coin and vanishesInspired by
  • "Washout" (Steve Dusheck, marketed item)
Magic from which Memories are Made! 26
Karl Fulves Checkers "Two Tricks"
three reds and three blacks alternated, dealing procedure to separate colors or turn every other card over
The Chronicles (Issue 30) 1363
Jack McMillen The Barbary Coast Scam two red aces are separated in the deck and end up together, two versions, with a stooge seemingly heckling the performer Sleights & Swindles 1
Wayne Dobson Chain Reaction ring appears on chain, with flash paperRelated toVariations Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 16) 300
Steve Dusheck Dollar-Bill Coin Fold The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 66
David Ben Check-Out Time check in restaurant is torn, pieces vanished, reappear in purse Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 793
Steve Beam Reward huge check in envelope as an insurance, when turned over it matches the selection The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 2) 21
Steve Dusheck Reputation Ring performer's ring links with borrowed ring, slit Magic with Finger Rings 7
Steve Dusheck Locked Ring borrowed ring reappears at locked chain necklace Magic with Finger Rings 8
Steve Dusheck Dusheck's Ring Trick no reel Magic with Finger Rings 9
Steve Dusheck Ring Finale performer's ring and spectator's ring put in left pocket, both are linked onto key chain ring in right pocket Magic with Finger Rings 11
Steve Dusheck Walkoff ring vanishes after being knotted on rope Magic with Finger Rings 40
Steve Dusheck A Routine for Walkoff spectator's ring knotted on rope transposes with performer's, with Himber Ring Magic with Finger Rings 41
Steve Dusheck I.O.U. finger ring vanishes, using gaffed ballpoint pen with hook Magic with Finger Rings 59
Steve Dusheck Ring-a-Ding-Ding ring pull, paper clip hookupAlso published here
  • M.U.M.
Magic with Finger Rings 61
Steve Dusheck The Red Diamond diamond on finger ring changes color when tapped with playing card Magic with Finger Rings 65
Steve Dusheck Color-Changing Ring finger ring changes into more massiv ring in spectator's hand Magic with Finger Rings 66
Steve Dusheck Eggsceptional Eggs borrowed ring into nest of plastic eggs Magic with Finger Rings 67
Steve Dusheck Ring into Salt Shaker loaded from bottom Magic with Finger Rings 70
Steve Dusheck Ring in Salt different gaffed shaker Magic with Finger Rings 71
Jerry Mentzer Commercially Available Effects with Rings brief list
- Chain Reaction (Steve Dusheck)
- Ringer (Steve Dusheck)
- Grind a Ring (B.A.R., England)
- Ringo (Walt Rollins)
- Ring Flite (Paul Stone)
- Rattle Box
Magic with Finger Rings 80
Steve Dusheck, Thomas Alan Waters Coin-Nection chosen coin is predicted in a box, another chosen coin vanishes and reappears in box, magnets The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 90
Steve Beam Advertisement Heckler-Splat The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 3) 50
Steve Dusheck Dusheck's Dollar convincing cut and restored bill Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 119
Karl Fulves Checkers No. 16, off-beat dealing and turnover of packets, 3&3 More Self-Working Card Tricks 24
Shigeo Takagi, Karl Fulves Japanese Checkers No. 1, paper folded and cut into squares, really the squares remain all connected at a corner for form a sort of chain, challenge to get all squares out of a bag with one grip Self-Working Paper Magic 1
Richard Bartram, Jr. Fun Page black humorous gags for dealing with hecklers
- Gag Rag
- Crap Out
- Sit Tight
- Forced Laughter
Close-Up of the Damned 24
Steve Beam Leftovers on an idea for finding a check with muscle reading, a very risky idea to find a selected card over the phone, John Riggs The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 7) 120
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal Take and TurnRelated to The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 141
Gary Ouellet ProControl Techniques 1. Cutting to the Key Card
1.1. The Normal Cut
1.2. The Drop Cut
1.3. The Swing Cut
2. Returning the Selected Card to the Deck
3. Security Check
ProControl 18
Ron Wilson Slow-Motion Newspaper Tear Related to The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 135
Paul Sorrentino Cheek to Cheek joke, mooning a heckler with a painted bald head The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 20) 336
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Ending #2: The Rubber Room Rise deck rubber banded, spectator checks that his card is not on top, but then it is When Creators Collide... 45
Edward Marlo Sophisticated 26 Card Faro Check using riffle shuffle and block transferRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 161
John Ferrentino Comedy Clubs #7 - The Audience & Hecklers Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 1) 11
José Carroll Instructions signed card appears bound in spiralbound bookletRelated to 52 Lovers 157
John Bannon Trick Shot Production producing eight ball from card caseVariationsAlso published here Without 8
Dai Vernon Cashing a Check check is torn, burned in flash, changes to bill The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 156
Unknown Penny Checkers No. 43, layout puzzle Self-Working Coin Magic 46
G. W. Lewthwaite Sharper's Game No. 48, layout puzzle with coins on checkerboard, spectator loses Self-Working Coin Magic 50
David Regal You'd Swear There were Duplicates Related to Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 12) 1861
Ken Simmons Simmon's Wallet Combination Routine blank papers change into checks one at a time, then several, then into money bills, using Himber Wallet Finally! 8
Ken Simmons Quick Change half dollar changes into copper coin in presence of Chinese coin, copper/silver/brassRelated to
  • "Wash-Out" (Steve Dusheck)
Finally! 36
Michael Ammar, Doc Eason Relationship Strategies - Other Bartenders
- Cocktail Waitresses
- Waiters
- Big Tippers
- Hecklers
- Regulars
- Magicians
- The Crowd
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3 No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 8
Doc Eason, Michael Ammar Bar Bits - New York Subway
- New Jersey
- "Lime, comin' down..."
- Slow Drinkers
- The Good Natured Heckler
- The Best Joke
- Dinner Calls
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3 No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 26
Gary Ouellet The Challenge Factor on being challenged, heckler Close Up Illusions 225
Karl Fulves Spot Check four dice, performer always wins Swindle & Cheat 4
Steve Dusheck Dedication Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic
Larry White Foreword - Dusheck is "Thumb-Thing" Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic
Steve Dusheck The Beginning Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 1
Steve Dusheck Obtaining Thumb Tips Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 2
Steve Dusheck Basic Handling Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 3
Steve Dusheck Why a Book on Making Thumb Tips? Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 4
Steve Dusheck Silk Bilk thumb tip as dye tube, nail cut offRelated to
  • Jay Scott Berry's earlier work
Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 5
Steve Dusheck Fireproof Thumb Tip painting inside of thumb tip, metal thumb tip inside plastic one Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 7
Steve Dusheck Additional Thoughts multiple vanishes with same thumb tip Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 8
Steve Dusheck Mum's the Word coin to lapel flower Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 9
Steve Dusheck Subtle Silk to Egg Surprise Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 11
Steve Dusheck French Fried several sponge french fries vanish Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 15
Steve Dusheck A Reel Thumb Tip for silk vanish, as sucker gag with second thumb tip, with other suggestionsRelated to Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 21
Steve Dusheck A Looped Thumb Tip for vanishing salt Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 25
Steve Dusheck Additional Thoughts sugar packet torn open, sugar poured in hand, crumpled paper as well, restoredRelated to
  • "Sweet and Low" (Richard Osterlind, Challenge Magic video, 1990)
Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 27
Steve Dusheck The Wallpapered Thumb Tip inside of thumb tip is lined with dollar bill for making silk vanish in rolled bill tube Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 29
Steve Dusheck A Trip Down the Garden Path silk vanishes Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 31
Steve Dusheck This Bud's For Me cloth flower suddenly vanishes, with threadRelated to Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 33
Steve Dusheck Thumb Tip Writer Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 36
Steve Dusheck Card Prediction jumbo card with 52-on-1, card marked on it, matches selection Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 37
Steve Dusheck Grocery Prediction gag with line code for product, on the back is actual prediction Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 37
Steve Dusheck Additional Thoughts mental epic idea Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 38
Steve Dusheck Twins & Triplets multiple color thumb tip nail writer, used for number prediction
- Triple Thumb Tip Writer
Related to
  • "Three Track Mind" (Connie Haden)
Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 41
Steve Dusheck Experiments in Thumb Tippery chapter intro Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 44
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 1 something appears in empty clear plastic tube, mirror glass principle Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 44
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 2 cut-in-half and hinged thumb tip, for silk productionVariations Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 45
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 3 hinged thumb tip, insides look like candles, or rolled dollar bill, for clean vanish Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 47
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 4 hinged thumb tip and ends or tips Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 48
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 5 thumb tack at tip of thumb tip to mark cards or paper
- bill pierced behind back at certain position
Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 48
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 6 making an extra large thumb tip out of two tips Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 50
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 7 idea for goldfish tail that comes out of a thumb tip Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 51
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 8 coin production gimmick Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 52
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 9 flower production with spring Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 53
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 10 magnet hidden in one-finger Sanada type gimmick Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 53
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 11 thumb tube, tip cut off, no application Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 54
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 12 clear tube with liquid vanishes, unfinished idea Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 55
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 13 needle on end of thumb tip for rising card or floating billRelated to Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 56
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 14 split-hinged thumb tip, no application Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 57
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 15 "Thumb Tip with a B.B. in it for a Rattle Bar routine"?! Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 57
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 16 dowel in thumb tip winds up thread Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 58
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 17 folding coin vanishesRelated to Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 58
Steve Dusheck Stop the Presses! split-hinged thumb tip for silk appearanceInspired by Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 59
Steve Dusheck More Thoughts Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 61
Steve Dusheck Conclusion - Or Is it? Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 62
Steve Dusheck Case of Identity almost card to wallet effect Card to Wallet 163
Douglas Cameron Check It Out mentioning lost tricks in the literatureRelated to Profile (Issue 4) 10
Douglas Cameron Check It Out mentioning lost tricks in the literatureRelated to Profile (Issue 5) 8
Ravi Pazhur Axel Hecklau Hardcore 10
Axel Hecklau Spin the card! card spins between fingers, pin on thumbtip Hardcore 11
Diabelli Nomen Est Omen fake check is placed in envelope, lots of envelopes are handed to the spectators, with a book consisting of first names, names are selected by accident and if one in the audience has the same name, he has to shout, first person who shouts owns the envelope with the fake check Allerlei Experi-Mentales 36
Steve Dusheck French Fried thumb tip Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 7) 2095
Douglas Cameron Check It Out mentioning lost tricks in the literatureRelated to Profile (Issue 6) 5
Ian Keable-Elliott Starting Out in Cabaret - How Do I Practice Cabaret Tricks
- How Do I Get My Lines
- How Do I Find Original Presentations For My Tricks
- How Can I Persuade People to Help Me
- How Do I Handle My Helpers
- How Do I Dal With Heckling
- How Do I Learn To Use A Microphone
- How Much PA Equipment Do I Have To Buy
- How Do I Get Work
- Ho do I Learn To Be Funny
- And Finally
Profile (Issue 7) 6
Douglas Cameron Check It Out Profile (Issue 7) 10
Jerry Mentzer Bits of Business with Credit Cards gags
- Hand squeaker
- Mouth squeaker
- Mini credit card
- Borrowed card
- Borrowed airline card
- Giant magnet
- Giant magnet - another use
- Borrowed Card
- Borrowed Card
- Credit Check
- Dummy or undesirable character gags
Magic with Credit Cards 48
Douglas Cameron Check It Out Profile (Issue 8) 6
Douglas Cameron Check It Out Related to
  • "Ultimate Phone Miracle" (Norman Gilbreath, Linking Ring Vol. 46 No. 6)
Profile (Issue 10) 7
Douglas Cameron Check It Out on Albert Goshman, Dan Garret, Michael Weber, Joe Givan Profile (Issue 12) 9
Steve Dusheck Down the Garden Path apparently without thumb tip Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 3) 2188
Karl Fulves Remember This shuffled deck apparently memorized, one riffle shuffle, performer checks and then names cards at 3 different positions, "Spread Correction"Inspired by Crooked Tales 59
Alex Elmsley Faro Check with credit information The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 61
Stewart Judah The Check Trick borrowed bill of any value transposes with check with same value More Greater Magic 1056
Herb Zarrow Zarrow Shuffle description checked by Herb Zarrow according to p. 230 Roger's Thesaurus 17
Steve Dusheck The Hybrid Coin one coin imitatig two coins in a stack Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 5) 2357
Harry Lorayne The Magic Coin spectator checks top card, places coin on top, card rises Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 3) 2337
Steve Dusheck Your Number, Your Fortune Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 8) 2533
Steve Dusheck The Pocket Bill utility bill gaff Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 4) 2489
Simon Aronson Spell Check three cards spelled to consecutively starting with random card, selection at end of last spell, declining letter spells Simply Simon 139
Martin Gardner Cornered bar bet with checkerboard pattern and coins Underworld (Issue 2) 23
Roberto Giobbi Peek Check Points selling peeked card as thought-of card Card College - Volume 1 74
Steve Dusheck Doubleffect shoelace changes color & penetration Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 12) 2585
David Regal Check Your Card, Sir? claim check reappears stuck on spectator's card Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 4) 2490
Michael Kaminskas Vision Check huge lens falls from eye, then it transforms into a pair of glasses Miracle Material 91
Paul Harris Who the Heck is Gregory Wilson? The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Gregory Wilson) 267
Robert Siepielski No Sweat Bank Night with envelopes, one check Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 7) 1
Karl Fulves Cross Checking using one-way backs to expand combo memory system to four suits or other features, challenge location application Combo 40
Steve Beam The Checkout check book, svengali book, as a gag for card to walletAlso published here The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 68) 1413
Edward Marlo Faro Check Procedure Tricks of my Trade 69
David Regal I've Got Your Number Claim check vanishes, reappears stapled on selected card Close-Up & Personal 120
Steve Beam The Checkout check book, svengali book, as a gag for card to walletAlso published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 104
Marty Kane Single Decker Spell Checker Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 82
Chuck Hickok Appendix - Confirmation Letter
- Presentation Requirements
- Introduction
- Checklist
- "Einstein's Demise" Handout
- "Learning the Almost Impossible" Handout
- Certificate
- Books and Supplies
Mentalism, Incorporated 175
David Berglas Sweetings check from checkbook is signed and burnt just to reappear back in the book The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 443
Karl Fulves Diminishing Squares magic square in which four numbers can be removed and a magic square remains, applications
- Paycheck Poker
- The Collins Square
- Square Notes (fragmented magic squares)
Inspired by
  • Judah-Guest "Bi Color Cut"
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 8) 323
Al Baker Checking the Dead Name using a slate The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 547
Jerry Sadowitz 26 Card Cut Related to Cut Controls 17
Gazzo Hecklers Street Cups and Balls 25
David Kaye Where The Heck Is That Darn Line? Seriously Silly 154
Karl Fulves Database further comments and credit information on the referenced itemsRelated to Latter Day Secrets (Issue 10) 433
Keith "Kip" Pascal Cheap Shot Snatch technique to deal with hecklers Coin Snatching 31
Robin Robertson, Steve Dusheck On Your Mark cards openly marked on back, deck is used for mindreading and transposition Best of Friends - Volume III 182
Román García Index writing on back of joker is moved and card can be checked immediately Nanomagias 223
Steve Beam Checkmate three cards are matched with cutting procedure by spectator, inspired by Gardner's "Ace-Two-Three Trick" (Ibidem #6) Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 77
Steve Beam The Trapdoor Issue #3 on illustrations, John Riggs, Upside Down, Human Printing Press, Credit CheckRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue Addendum) xii
Steve Beam The Trapdoor Issue #5 on Creating Magic, Stewart James, David Ben, Credit CheckRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue Addendum) xv
Steve Beam The Trapdoor Issue #7 on Multiple Impact, The Great Divide, Siamese Stab, Credit CheckRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue Addendum) xix
Karl Fulves KF Notes on Berg's "Dream" 1. Check Kiting
2. Horse Sense
3. The Traveler
Inspired by Xtra Credit (Issue 9) 66
Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham Going Further Other books to check out Magical Mathematics 220
Garrett Thomas The French Dropper / Take That! How to deal with audiences who want to be the center of attention by heckling The Gift of Magic: Amazing Moments 10
Christoph Borer Ads of this World out of this world with advertising brochures, one have a cross the other a check markRelated to Endlose Möglichkeiten 4
John Born Motivation: Glued Deck Use a solid deck to stop hecklers from trying to perform with your deck Seeking the Bridge 123
Larry Jennings, Benjamin Earl The Quick Check Bottom Deal Inspired by Less is More 2 9
Benjamin Earl Peeked Card as Thought-of Card Related to Psychologica 9
Roberto Giobbi Interaction with the Spectator - Thank You Very Much!
- The Personal Touch
- Win-Win
- Dealing with Problem Spectators (hecklers)
- Dismissing the Spectator
- Concluding Remarks
Standup Card Magic 30
Christoph Borer Die Reiseprospekte out of this world with travel brochures, one have a cross the other a check markRelated to 21 30
Harapan Ong Checkmate chess figure appears behind card on handInspired by Principia 187
Johnny Thompson Faro Check Handling to get break in center The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 107
Harapan Ong Recommended Reading Books to check out on memorized deck magic A Stack to Forget 75
Samuel Varg, Jon Allen The Double Peek Warped Coin Routine Coin bends when held by spectator's hands, includes nice subtlety by Jon Allen where spectator can peek at the coin to check it has bent yet Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 2 (Winter #2)) 168