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Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Frederick M. Shields Stagemanship
  • Mystify and Entertain
  • Stay in Character
  • Know your Audience
  • Rehearse & Try it Out
  • A Word about Timing
  • End with Talent
1970 Magick (Issue 1) 5
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Dark Side of the Room living and dead test, one piece of paper, handling for Center Tear, apparently in the dark
Variations 1970 Magick (Issue 2) 9
Frederick M. Shields Split the Aces Aces cut in half, put down alternating and they match
Related toVariations 1970 Magick (Issue 3) 11
Frederick M. Shields Astro-Sphere / The Perfect Circle instead of Living and Dead Test zodiac divination
Inspired by 1970 Magick (Issue 3) 14
Bascom Jones Add Aces all halves are face down
Inspired by 1970 Magick (Issue 3) 14
Frederick M. Shields Cagliostro's Sword card sword with business cards
1970 Magick (Issue 5) 22
Alex Redans The Psychic Spectator matching effect, torn paper with numbers
Related to 1970 Magick (Issue 8) 38
Frederick M. Shields Music for Magic
  • Salt and Pepper
  • Don't be too Clever
  • The Music Should Belong
  • Exceptions to every Rule
  • Music from A to Z
  • A Tip on How to Start
  • Get it on Tape
  • Not Easy to Do
  • How Does it Sound?
1970 Magick (Issue 9) 45
Frederick M. Shields The Bills of Laredo
1970 Magick (Issue 12) 57
Frederick M. Shields Mind Warp mini stack, probability divination
1971 Magick (Issue 15) 74
Frederick M. Shields The Spirit of the Thing rapping glove / hand on table to answer questions
1971 Magick (Issue 18) 87
Frederick M. Shields, Bascom Jones Double Daring symbols drawn on index card, selected one is divined by signing its back
1971 Magick (Issue 35) 171
Frederick M. Shields Actors, the Stage, and Magicians
  • Actor vs. Magician
  • Customers, Coaches, & Set Designers
  • Set Dressers, Makeup Men, Electricians
  • Years Spent Perfecting Techniques
  • Magician vs. Actor
  • Adapt Material to Fit your Style
  • Where to get Help
  • That's What Friends are For
  • Make a Tape of sour Show
  • You Don't Have to Look Like a Bum
1972 Magick (Issue 49) 245
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
1972 Magick (Issue 51) 255
Frederick M. Shields Actors, the Stage, and Magicians - Part 3
  • Need extra Tables, Lights, Special Arrangements?
  • The Ostrich Syndrome
  • Lights Make you Important
  • Your 'Sorcerer's Apprentice^
  • Role to Play
  • A Bibliography of the Theatre
1972 Magick (Issue 53) 265
Frederick M. Shields Something Old; Something New names of cards appear on green chalk boards, Elmsley count to hide writing, multiple svengali
1972 Magick (Issue 62) 307
Frederick M. Shields Lilith drawing appears on canvas, postcards with famous places and sights
1974 Magick (Issue 109) 542
Frederick M. Shields Past, Present, and Tarot! Tarot cards in envelopes, pseudo psychometry combined with readings
1974 Magick (Issue 115) 572
Frederick M. Shields The Eyes Have It reading torn piece while removing glasses
1975 Magick (Issue 124) 618
Frederick M. Shields Rear-Vision Mirror name of card appears on pocket mirror
1976 Magick (Issue 146) 729
Frederick M. Shields Coincidence prediction with kitchen timer, two timers ring at the same time
1976 Magick (Issue 166) 829
Frederick M. Shields, Bascom Jones Ahead of Time prediction of a playing card, with magazine
1977 Magick (Issue 170) 849
Frederick M. Shields Jaws add-a-number with business cards held by bulldog clip
1977 Magick (Issue 179) 892
Frederick M. Shields Stratagem design duplication, glimpsing the design with the aid of a stationary box for blank cards
1978 Magick (Issue 214) 1068
Frederick M. Shields Dark Powers divination of three words, one-ahead book test
1980 Magick (Issue 264) 1317
Frederick M. Shields Page Force toothpick
1980 Magick (Issue 264) 1320
David Himelrick Bio Test! building a pen with a prompter sheet, accessing word index
Variations 1980 Magick (Issue 266) 1328
Frederick M. Shields Brain Echoes book test, prompter
Inspired by 1980 Magick (Issue 272) 1358
Frederick M. Shields The Man Who Saw Tomorrow with three telephone books
1981 Magick (Issue 281) 1401
Frederick M. Shields Challenge Prediction prediction of a fifty/fifty outcome, in sealed box
1981 Magick (Issue 289) 1442