6,203 entries in Articles / Columns
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Carl Willmann Zum Beginn about the magazine
Jan. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1)
1
Carl Willmann Briefkasten greetings from the editor
Jan. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1)
16
Carl Willmann Zum Beginn des II. Jahrgangs introduction to the second volume
Jan. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1)
1
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Herrmann performing in Sing-Sing prison, Carl Hertz, Heinhaus, exposure
Oct. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 10)
158
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on a show in Arbaff's Zaubertheater, Charles Bertram, Fragekasten
Nov. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11)
175
Fragekasten
Nov. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11)
175
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes
  • Ein Zauberer als Millionär (Barney Barnato)
  • Fragekasten
flash material
Dec. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12)
191
Fragekasten
Dec. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12)
192
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster An unsere hochverehrten Abonnenten!
Jan. 1896
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5)
65
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
Jan. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1)
15
Fragekasten
Jan. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1)
16
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on death of Kratky-Baschik
Feb. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2)
31
Fragekasten
Feb. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2)
32
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Prof. Herrmann, Ein Fest im Triester Irrenhause
Mar. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3)
47
Fragekasten making fire-proof silks
Mar. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3)
48
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes
  • Plus vite que l'eclair (on Prof. Herrmann)
  • Ein gefährlicher Spaß (bullet catch by Eskamoteur Buck, accident in 1840 with small-shot charge)
Apr. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4)
63
Fragekasten recipe for sticky wax substance
Apr. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4)
63
Fragekasten recipe for sticky wax substance
May 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5)
79
Carl Willmann Die Zauber-Ohrfeige "Verschiedenes", anecdote about Herr Piringer and a slap in the face
May 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5)
79
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes death of August Böhm alias Chevalier Agoston
June 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6)
95
Fragekasten
June 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6)
96
Fragekasten on symbolism in flowers
Aug. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8)
127
Fragekasten
Sep. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9)
143
Fragekasten
Oct. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10)
159
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Max Rössner
Nov. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11)
175
Fragekasten
Nov. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11)
175
Fragekasten
Dec. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 12)
192
Fragekasten
Jan. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 1)
15
Otsenré Fragekasten long text on full-evening one-man shows by magicians by "E. C., from Munich"
Related to Feb. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2)
31
Carl Willmann Ein fauler Zauberer on Lehmann alias Mr. Barring, Dario Paini
Mar. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 3)
47
Otsenré Fragekasten long text on full-evening one-man shows by magicians by "E. C., from Munich", part two
Related to Mar. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 3)
47
Carl Willmann Eine unfreiwillige Reklame
Apr. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4)
62
Carl Willmann Döbler's Abschied von Wien
May 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5)
79
Carl Willmann Das Salzbannen person cannot stand up from chair, gag, anecdote
June 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6)
95
Aus und mit dem Leserkreise "by E. C. from Munich"
July 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7)
111
Fragekasten
July 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7)
111
Professor Bellonie Fragekasten on Otto Kaufhold
Aug. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8)
127
J. Marcellin Aus und mit dem Leserkreise about magicians in Munich
Aug. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8)
127
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Bellachini
Sep. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9)
143
Aus und mit dem Leserkreise "by Dr. B."
Sep. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9)
143
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Bosco, Döbler
Oct. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10)
159
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Döbler, with poem by Karl Meisl
Nov. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11)
174
Carl Willmann Zum Beginn des V. Jahrgangs introduction to the new volume
Jan. 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1)
1
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes J. Henriks, Rob. Ankele
Jan. 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1)
15
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes anecdote about David Tobias Bamberg, Okito
June 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6)
95
Carl Willmann Zum Beginn des VI. Jahrgangs introduction to the new volume
Jan. 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 1)
1
Carl Willmann Zum Beginn des VII. Jahrgangs introduction to the new volume
Jan. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1)
1
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes on Max Grundmann
Jan. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1)
16
Carl Willmann Aus und mit dem Leserkreise
  • Zur gefl. Beachtung
  • An die Mitglieder der Vereinigung
Mar. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3)
47
Carl Willmann Aus und mit dem Leserkreise on Harry Houdini
June 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6)
96
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Imro Fox, Houdini als Kläger, Mahatma, L'Homme Masqué, Chun Ling Soo, The Sphinx, Nelson Downs, Servais le Roy, magic club
Apr. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 4)
63
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Heinrich Heine, Le petit Nelusko, Imro Fox, Georg Hartmann, Carl Hertz, Okito, Charles Williams, Francis King, Chas. T. Alderich, Der Fall Rothe
May 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5)
79
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Alex Weyer, Dr. Saram R. Ellison, German imposter in Russia, Harry Houdini, Fr. Mulack, Ben-Ali-Bey, Mr. Lorenz und Mss. Kennedy, Clement Lion
June 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 6)
94
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Arthur Toskana, Harry Houdini, Fall Rothe, Hofkünstler Bellachini, Imro Fox, François Röthig
July 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7)
111
Carl Willmann Zur gefl. Beachtung!
Aug. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8)
127
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Alfredo Uferini, Georg Hartmann
Aug. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8)
128
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Sprechmaschinen, Harry Houdini als Sieger, von Berghoff, Imro Fox
Sep. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9)
143
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Dr. Saram R. Ellison, Franz Martinka, Fr. Mulack, Ben-Ali-Bey, Mr. Robertini
Oct. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10)
159
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Ben-Ali-Bey, St. Roman, Wallini, Carl Hertz, Clement de Lion, Adelaide Hermann
Nov. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11)
175
Carl Willmann, Christian Seitz Verschiedenes Hofzauberkünstler Bellachini, Georg Hartmann, Harry Houdini, T. Nelson Downs
Dec. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12)
190
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Dr. A. M. Wilson, Robert Lenz, Ben-Ali-Bey, Direktor Mellini, Le petit Nelusce, L. Fritz, Hofzauberkünstler Bellachini
Jan. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 1)
15
Carl Willmann Aus und mit dem Leserkreis
Feb. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 2)
31
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Alfredo Uferini, Bellachini, Chung Ling Soo, Harry Houdini, Anna Rothe, Horace Goldin
Feb. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 2)
31
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Merelli, Imro Fox, Leon Herrmann
Mar. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 3)
47
Carl Willmann Aus und mit dem Leserkreis
  • Spiritistische Dunkelkammer
Apr. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 4)
63
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Willmann in the USA, Ottokar Fischer
May 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5)
78
Carl Willmann, Dr. Kurt Boeck Verschiedenes
June 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6)
96
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Bruno Schenk, Leon Herrmann
Aug. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8)
128
Carl Willmann, Wilhelm Burdinski Verschiedenes Anton Martinka, Adrian Sheldon, Clement de Lion, Hady Sliman Ben Aissa, Prof. Hoffmann's books
Sep. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 9)
143
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Otto Nürnberg, Moto-Mädchen, Harry Kellar, criminal case with illusionist in Solingen, Wallini und Maja, Carlo Arminio, der kleine Nelusco, Horace Godlin
Oct. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 10)
159
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Wallini, magazine Der Hausfreund
Nov. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11)
176
Carl Willmann Aus und mit dem Leserkreis
Dec. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12)
190
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Horace Goldin, Clément de Lion, Paolo Uferini, Alfredo Uferini, Okiti and Polising
Dec. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12)
191
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes death of Hartz, Henry French, Sreigotto, Ima Serintam, Clement de Lion, Ben-Ali-Bey, Hofzauberkünstler Bellachini
Jan. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1)
15
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Bartolomeo Bosco, Harry Houdini
Feb. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 2)
32
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes
Mar. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3)
48
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Uferini's Zaubertheater
Apr. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4)
63
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Ein Fauler Zauber
May 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5)
79
Carl Willmann, Prof. Carlo Arminio Verschiedenes Albertini
July 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7)
109
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes miser's dream, Alfred Uferini
Sep. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9)
142
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Prof. C. Herrmann from Vienna, magic in Brazil, Dr. Costa Brito, old playing cards and history of playing cards, cheated magic dealer anecdote
Oct. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10)
159
Carl Willmann An die geehrten Leser! introduction to last issue
Dec. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12)
177
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes St. Roman, Dr. Saram R. Ellison, Francis King goes into asylum (p. 191)
Dec. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12)
189
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack list of magicians that perform in Berlin, Georg Hartmann, Mr. Mortonelli, Nordini, Horace Goldin, Ten-Ychi-Truppe, The Yamanottas, Signor Biberty
Mar. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3)
48
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack on magicians that perform in Berlin, Imro Fox, Signor Bernardi, Herr Roland, Wellini de Masqué, Georg Hartmann, Francis King
Apr. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4)
66
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack Mr. Ellert, Egon Lowini, Siems, Goldin, Georg Hartmann
May 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5)
85
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack John Siems, John Weil, Pritl & Fay, Jimadi, Francis King
June 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6)
103
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack Clément de Lion, The Jamamottos, georg Hartmann, Imro Fox
July 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7)
118
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack complaining about heat and weather, Imro Fox, Clément de Lion, The Great Roland, Mellini, Svengalis, John Siems, C. Stengel
Aug. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8)
134
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack Chevalier Ernest Thorn, Nelson Downs, Clément de Lion, Francis King, Herr Amberg
Sep. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 9)
151
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack illusions Dida, Avatar, Der Zauberkessel
Oct. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 10)
167
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack photograph of Chevalier Thorn with illusions "Der dupierte Spiritist" and "Avatar"
Nov. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 11)
182
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack Herr Jaffa
Nov. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 12)
197
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack Herr Jaffa photograph, Adolf Ernst, John Weil, Rudo Kroehl, Herr Orwin
Dec. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1)
14
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zum Jahreswechsel happy new year
Jan. 1905
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2)
17
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack De Bière at Wintergarten with short description of act
Jan. 1905
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2)
31
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Zick-Zack The Great Sheldon, Surini
Feb. 1905
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3)
44
Theodore Annemann October 1934 on The Jinx
Oct. 1934
The Jinx (Issue 1)
1
Theodore Annemann November 1934 on The Jinx
Nov. 1934
The Jinx (Issue 2)
5
Theodore Annemann December 1934 on Fred Keating, performing venues, Nate Leipzig, Gally Gally
Dec. 1934
The Jinx (Issue 3)
9
Theodore Annemann January 1935 on Jean Hugard, hands
Jan. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 4)
13
Theodore Annemann February on Frank Dodd, Peggy Gwynne, Frank Cole, Dunninger
Feb. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 5)
17
Theodore Annemann March 1935 on Count Orloff, Paul Duke, Russell Swann, Tommy Martin, Paul LePaul
Mar. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 6)
21
Theodore Annemann April 1935 on the death of John Northern Hilliard, Al Baker, over-proof, simplicity
Apr. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 7)
25
Theodore Annemann May 1935 on Carl Jones, John Northern Hilliard, Greater Magic, Martin Sunshine
Related to
  • "The Dragon" March, 1935
  • "The Sphinx" February, 1935.
May 1935
The Jinx (Issue 8)
29
Theodore Annemann June 1935 on Charlie Leedy, The Sphinx, Frank Ducrot, Frank N. Dodd, Martin Sunshine
June 1935
The Jinx (Issue 9)
33
Theodore Annemann Editor Speaking on chain letters
1935
The Jinx (Issue Summer Extra 1935)
38
Theodore Annemann July 1935 on Jack Vosburgh, Arthur Felsman, Harry Blackstone, John Mulholland, Dave Alliston, Pablo, U. F. Grant, Frank Lane
July 1935
The Jinx (Issue 10)
49
Theodore Annemann August 1935 on Will Irwing, Elmer, Robert Gysel, Lloyd Jones, Fred Rothenberg, Ed Wolff
Aug. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 11)
53
Theodore Annemann September 1935 on Vincent Dalban, Gordon Peck
Sep. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 12)
57
Theodore Annemann October 1935 on repetition, Carl Hertz, Robert Heller, Max Holden, Calvert Cole, U. F. Grant
Oct. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 13)
61
Theodore Annemann November 1935 on Burling Hull, Phil Smith, Howard Albright and the mechanical Gileegaloo Bird that finds a card, Mr. Rouclere
Nov. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 14)
65
Theodore Annemann December 1935 on Otis Manning,Gene Gordon, Andrew Brennan doing a trick with a business card, Burling Hull, exposure
Dec. 1935
The Jinx (Issue 15)
71
Theodore Annemann January 1936 on Sam Margolies, Cardini, John Mullholand, Julian Proskauer, Eugene Homer, Percy Abbott, Doctor Wilson, Burling Hull
Jan. 1936
The Jinx (Issue 16)
77
Theodore Annemann Editor Speaking on Frank Lane, Max Holden, Harlan Tarbell, exposure, Jacob Steisel, Al Baker
1936
The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36)
82
Theodore Annemann February 1936 on Dave Allison, Russ Walsh, U. F. Grant, Percy Abbott, The Linx, Dr. Van Deusen
Feb. 1936
The Jinx (Issue 17)
91
Theodore Annemann March 1936 on Frank Lane, Bernard Ernst, Al Altman, John Snyder
Mar. 1936
The Jinx (Issue 18)
97
Theodore Annemann April 1936 on L. J. Jenkins, Mystic Craig, Burling Hull, Frank Lane, Herman Hansen
Apr. 1936
The Jinx (Issue 19)
103
Theodore Annemann May 1936 on Harlan Tarbell, Fred Keating, Theodore Arnold, Frank Lane, Dr. Jacob Daley, Glenn Gravatt, Max Holden, Burling Hull, Henry Ford
May 1936
The Jinx (Issue 20)
110
Theodore Annemann June 1936 on the death of Henry Walsh Miller, David Embury, Otis Manning, Lloyd Jones, Harry Dreilinger, Gene Dennis, Tom Worthington
June 1936
The Jinx (Issue 21)
118
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Es Partibus Mundi on T. Nordnes, Magikern and Friedrich Nechutny
1939
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 1)
16
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Ex Partibus Mundi on the "Magisk Cirkel" of Denmark, Magi, Emilio Noé, The Demon Club, Charles Eperny, resolution of the general meeting of the magic circle Switzerland May 1939, Magie, S.I.A.P., Agosto Meynier, Monarque, Reinhold Pfalz, Clement de Lion, Fritz Hügli
1939
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 2)
18
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Ex Partibus Mundi on Okito's performance at the Corso theatre in Zürich, the Walthamston Magical Society, Fernandel's "Les cinq sous de Lavarède"
1939
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 3&4)
30
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Ex Partibus Mundi on Goma performing in Zürich, Jac Olten performing in Basel and Valentino Graziadei performing in St. Gallen
1939
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 5)
24
Walter B. Gibson Editrivia
Also published here 1940
The Jinx (Issue 105)
634
John Mulholland Editrivia
Also published here 1940
The Jinx (Issue 108)
648
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Ex Partibus Mundi on Magie reporting about Alois Kassner in Berne, Steens, US playing card collectors, Adolphe Blind's "Les Automates Truquées"
Oct. 1940
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 2&3)
21
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on a telephone gag, Blackstone, John Brandon and Russell Swann performing, Jarrow's "Rope Magic" controversy
Jan. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 1)
4
Phoenix Jr. (reviewer) The Blackstone Show by Harry Blackstone Feb. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 2)
6
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the film version of Clayton Rawson "Miracles for Sale", Blackstone, Carlyle
Feb. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 2)
8
Walter B. Gibson, Bruce Elliott The Back Room
Mar. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 3)
12
Walter B. Gibson, Bruce Elliott The Back Room Otis Manning, Keith Clark, Schlumpini
Mar. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 4)
16
Walter B. Gibson The Back Room on trick exposure
Apr. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 5)
20
Walter B. Gibson The Back Room on Carl Brema's shop
Apr. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 6)
24
Bruce Elliott, Walter B. Gibson The Back Room on Russel Swann and on Scarne and Rawson working on a series called "Magicians of the Underworld"
Apr. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 7)
28
Walter B. Gibson, Bruce Elliott The Back Room Dan Morris Russell Swann and Leonard Lyons
May 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 8)
32
Walter B. Gibson, Bruce Elliott The Back Room Greer Marechal, Clayton Rawson
May 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 9)
36
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Bert Allerton, Lu Brent
May 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 10)
40
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Fred Keating, John Scarne, Prince Mendez
June 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 11)
44
Bruce Elliott The Back Room telephone gag, Russell Swann, Jordan, Rawson
June 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 12)
48
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Keith Clark, Al Flosso, George Krage, a coin trick, a card rising gag by Henry Gordien and a joke by Al Plough
July 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 13)
54
Bruce Elliott The Back Room last ideas by Annemann, on Greer Marechal building a changing bag from a hat, newspaper clippings
July 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 14)
60
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Dante appearing in a Laurel & Hardy Movie, on amateurs telling professionals what to do
Aug. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 15)
64
Bruce Elliott The Back Room bar bet with a coin, gag with a bill (Al Cohn), on semantics, exposure, George Karger, Keith Clark and Bill Larsen
Aug. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 16)
68
Walter B. Gibson The Back Room on exposure, response to Bill Larsen, book exposure like Greater Magic, Modern Magic, Magician's Magic etc.
Sep. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 17)
71
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Dr. Hurwitz, Al Flosso, U.F. Grant, George Sands' non-make-up version to look like a chinaman, Orson Welles
Sep. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 18)
78
Bruce Elliott The Back Room credit information on the speller
Oct. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 19)
82
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Blackstone, Bert Kalmar
Oct. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 20)
86
Walter B. Gibson, Bruce Elliott The Back Room Dante, Ed Saint, Max Malini
Oct. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 21)
89
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Tabell Course Volume 2 and performing for children
Nov. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 22)
94
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Bill Larsen and Genii rant, Annemann's bullet catch
Nov. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 23)
98
Walter B. Gibson, Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the "Barnstormer", Bob Hanko, Jean Hugard's dinner, Milbourne Christopher
Dec. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 24)
102
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Think-A-Drink-Hoffman, Fred Keating, a bar bet by Stuart Robson, Albenice, Orson Welles, Greater Magic, John Scarne
Dec. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 25)
106
Bruce Elliott The Back Room presentation idea for 7 keys to baldpate by Fetaque Sanders, on Walter Gibson, Joseph Dunninger, John Scarne
Jan. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 26)
110
Walter B. Gibson The Back Room on Dorny, Hy Mayer and why this is the wacky issue
Jan. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 27)
111
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Bill Larsen and genii rant, Jimmy Grippo, Bruce Elliott's baby
Feb. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 28)
118
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jay Marshall, the book "English Rogue", Jules Romain
Feb. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 29)
122
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on flames from the finger tips, Bob Hanko, Annemann, Dunninger, John Scarne, Houdini's library, Arthur Lloyd, Warner Perry, Harry Baker and Russel Swann
Mar. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 30)
126
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on a show by the IBM ring NYC, John Scarne, Jimmy Grippo, how to soften a deck for back palming, two newspaper clippings from Dunninger
Related to Mar. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 31)
130
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the show of Dunninger, a letter by Second Deal Sam, Lloyd Jones "The Bat", an idea for Robson's "Leopard Cards"
Apr. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 32)
134
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Hen Fetch, John Scarne, James G. Thompson Jr. Orson Welles, Dunninger and Tom Osborne
Apr. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 33)
138
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Al Plough, mourning envelopes, Emil Jarrow
Apr. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 34)
142
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Stuart Robson, Keith Clark, newspaper clippings
May 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 35)
146
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Harry Segal, table-lifting, Walter Gibson and Clayton Rawson
May 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 36)
150
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on using adult methods when learning magic, John Scarne, James G. Thompson, Annemann, Miss Vivian St. John, Paul Curry and Russel Swann
June 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 37)
154
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jerry Gale and paper puppets, N. Majahara, Bert Kalmar and Edgar Bergen
June 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 38)
159
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jack Trepel performing magic on the radio, Jay Marshall, Shaman
July 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 39)
163
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Great Ballantin, Jean Hugard and Fred Braue, Orson Welles, a bingo fraud, Bill Gresham gives some tips on knife throwing
July 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 40)
167
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on why this issue is called G.I. Stuff, the solution to Dr. Lyons match puzzle from page167, Bob Gysel and Annemann's bullet catching
Aug. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 41)
171
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the nadir of publicity, Rajah Raboid and a picture of Bruce Elliott
Aug. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 42)
175
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dante selling his show, a Blackstone anecdote, Jay Marshall, J. A. Melrose, Russ Swann, Jack Marshall, Captain Harry Baker
Sep. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 43)
179
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Frances Ireland, Greer Marechal, Jr., Dunninger, Ogden Nash, John Scarne
Oct. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 44)
183
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Stuart Robson and the war
Oct. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 45)
187
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dunninger, Vantine and Cazan
Oct. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 46)
191
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on an article in the Sunday Mirror Magazine about spotting gambling, John Scarne, Frances Ireland, Kolmar, Shaman
Nov. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 47)
195
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on L. Vosburgh Lyons, a demonstration where a doc is beheaded, an improvement to Taylor's Peek Deck by James G. Thompson Jr., Fred Mosteller and his spelling trick ("Bravo!")
Nov. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 48)
199
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Stuart Robson, Al Chris describing a miracle from India, Dell O'Dell, Russ Swann, selling and promotion
Dec. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 49)
203
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dunninger and Stuart Robson
Dec. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 51)
211
Tom Sellers Foreword
1943 3
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Ireland's Yearbooks, an effect Annemann used to do, Lou Tannen, the death of Ben Ehrens, Tommy Dowd, a scam with bills and John Scarne
Jan. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 52)
212
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Frances Ireland, female magicians, Orson Welles, Tommy Dowd
Feb. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 53)
219
Bruce Elliott The Back Room idea for Curry's "Out of this Phone Book", eliminating the cards and presentation for card frame both by Audley Walsh
Related to Feb. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 54)
220
Al Baker Dear Harold in the "Letter to Harold" tradition from "The Sphinx"
Feb. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 54)
223
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Richard Himber, Stuart Robson, Charley Larson, Dai Vernon, Tommy Dowd, Ducrot
Mar. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 55)
227
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Joseph Dunninger, Richard Himber, Dell O'Dell, John Scarne, John Mulholland
Mar. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 56)
231
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Richard Himber, Joseph Dunninger, Paul Rosini, Bob Novak
Mar. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 57)
235
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Al Baker, Carl Rosini, Paul Rosini, Max Sterling, Jay Marshall and some gambling ruses
Apr. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 58)
239
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Mr. and Mrs. Nicola, Bert Kalmar, Jay Marshall, Bob Novak, Mike Supa, John Mullholand
Apr. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 59)
243
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on John Garfield, Kolma, Tommy Dowd, Carl Wiesinger
May 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 60)
247
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Tommy Dowd, Audley Wals, rings as shiner, ethics, Paul Rosini, Max Holden, Stuart Robson
May 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 61)
251
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Sachs, Philip Mullentyre, Max Holden, Robert Parrish, Sylvan Garnet
June 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 62)
255
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on collections, Audley Alsh, Russ Swann, Houdin, Walter Gibson, exposure, Robert A. Nelson
June 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 63)
259
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Audley Walsh, Maurice Raymond, a number/word puzzle by Blackstone, Sid Lorraine
July 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 64)
263
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Lloyd Jones, Doug Geoffrey, R. M. Biow, Doc Miller, Houdini, R. Kohler
July 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 65)
267
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Dunninger, Richard Himber, Zanzig, Newton Hall, Milton Kort, Stewart James
Aug. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 66)
271
Bruce Elliott The Back Room response to John Snyder jr. letter, on Walter Gibson, the Annemann parade in the Linking Ring, James G. Thompson Jr., Richard Himber, Dariel Fitzkee and Harry Blackstone
Aug. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 67)
275
Bruce Elliott The Back Room Richard Himber, a strange bar bet by Mystic Craig, idea by Paul Morris for Thompson's Double or Nothing, Puzzle
Inspired by Sep. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 68)
279
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
Sep. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 69)
283
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jim Sherman, Richard Himber, Al Koran, Charlie Miller, Dell O'Dell, Shaman
Sep. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 70)
287
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on DeLand, J. G. Thompson, Bill Larsen, Orville Meyer, Jack Vosburgh, Scarne and Walsh
Oct. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 71)
291
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Richard Himber, Eddie Clever, Elray, R.M. Jamison, Tom Fitzgerald
Nov. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 72)
295
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Darriel Fitzkee, Otis Manning, a gag by Herb Runge, Paul Morris and John Scarne
Nov. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 73)
299
Bruce Elliott, Walter B. Gibson The Back Room
Dec. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 74)
303
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Hen Fetsch, Richard Himber, Dunninger getting exposed, Milbourne Christopher
Jan. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 75)
307
Bruce Elliott The Back Room "a suffering spectator speaks his mind", impromtu card stand with a newspaper, the five star frolics
Jan. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 76)
308
Bruce Elliott The Back Room "a suffering spectator speaks his mind" part two, Max Holden
Feb. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 77)
315
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Frances Ireland, Russ Swann, Max Holden, John Snyder, Jean Hugard's testimonial show
Feb. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 78)
316
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Maurice Zolotow, Dai Vernon, Bert Allerton, Annemann's use of the nail writer, Tom Osborne, Jay Marshall
Mar. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 79)
323
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on John Snyder, Dr. Beebe and Tommy Dowd
Mar. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 80)
327
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Connie Haden, Jay Marshall, Shaman, Dr. Beebe and John Snyder, S.B. Blodgett
Apr. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 81)
331
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Robert Parrish, Bob Nelson, Dariel Fitzkee, Tom Osborne
Apr. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 82)
335
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Bill Henderson and Jean Hugard
May 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 83)
339
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on R.C. Buff ideas with the Lyons-Elliott Box, Frank Taylor, ideas by Hen Fetsch, Ed Marlo, Bert Allerton and Richard Mc Closkey
Related to May 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 84)
343
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jay Marshall, Clayton Rawson, hypnotism, Harry Blackstone, "Die Magie" and fascism
June 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 85)
347
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Bob Nelson, Dariel Fitzkee, Hen Fetsch, Douglas Francis, George Karger
June 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 86)
351
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on George Starke, George Karger, Emil Jarrow, Bert Allerton, the "Swami" Magazine, puzzles by Fred Mosteller, Audley Walsh, Bob Novak and Charles Bertram
July 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 87)
355
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Tarbell Course, Frank Taylor
July 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 88)
359
Bruce Elliott The Back Room ideas by Dr. Belanger and Hen Fetsch
Aug. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 89)
363
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Ed Marlo, George Karger, Hen Fetsch
Aug. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 90)
367
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Richard Himber, Al Baker, Bill Gresham, Bill Henderson
Sep. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 91)
371
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dell O'Dell, Ken Crossen, Paul Curry
Sep. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 92)
375
Bruce Elliott The Back Room About the Life, Hard Times and Unseemly Death of Shaman, Shaman was invented by Annemann and Bruce Elliott
Oct. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 93)
379
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dariel Fitzkee, Annemann
Oct. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 94)
383
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on how to win half the games at simultaneous chess, Tangram
Related to Nov. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 95)
387
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Bill Neff, George Karger, Jingo Jones, Kolma, Tom Fitzgerald
Nov. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 96)
391
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
Dec. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 97)
395
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias on C. A. Munson
June 1945 127
Edouard-Joseph Raynaly Magicana a quote on Fine Arts
July 1945 135
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Jack Miller
July 1945 135
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Master Sergeant Frank Dobrena
Aug. 1945 140
Jean Hugard, Jean-Nicholas Ponsin Magicana quote by Ponsin, see also quote on p. 139
Aug. 1945 144
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to the Great Raymond
Oct. 1945 156
Jean Hugard Magicana quote
Oct. 1945 157
Jean Hugard Magicana quote from New York Tims
Oct. 1945 161
Jean-Nicholas Ponsin Magicana quote
Nov. 1945 164
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to George Karger and George Starke
Dec. 1945 173
Jean-Nicholas Ponsin Magicana quote by Ponsin
Dec. 1945 182
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on "Le Magicien" Milbourne Christopher, Larry Arcuri, Mardo, Stewart James, Orson Welles, Loring Campbell
Jan. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 98)
399
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Felix Greenfield, Bill Henderson, R.C. Duff, Senor Mardo, Richard Himber's list of his personal favorite magicians
Jan. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 99)
403
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Phoenix, C. L. Boarde, the brain guys
Feb. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 100)
407
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Hardin Jr., Audley Walsh, Jay Marshall
Feb. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 101)
408
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Alexander, Nelmar, The Magic Wand, Paul Morris, Jay Marshall, Hardeen Jr., Bobby Bakter, Greer Marechal
Mar. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 102)
412
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Fu Manchu, John Hamilton, Abracadabra, a riddle by Warner Perry, Richard Himber
Apr. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 103)
416
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Sachs, Fleming, Melbourne Christopher, Chet Miller, King Stevenson, Ace Gorham
Apr. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 104)
420
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Paul Fleming, John Hamilton, Jean Hugard, Magicana, magazine tricks and salable tricks
May 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 105)
424
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Le Magicien, Ralph Read, Wilbur Kattner, Burling Hull, Hen Fetsch
May 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 106)
428
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Bat, Paul Felming, Jules Dhotel, H. P. Graham
June 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 107)
432
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Paul Duke, Al Baker, Dell O'Dell, Dr. Belanger, Alan Barnert, Braue, Orson Welles in the show "Around the World"
June 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 108)
436
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Pop Up Tie, R. C. Buff, Jay Marshall, John Booth, Audley Walsh
July 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 109)
440
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on R. C. Buff, Paul Palfrey, Joe Ovette
Aug. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 110)
444
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Leo Rullman and Stuart Robson, Sorcerer's Serpent
Aug. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 111)
448
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
Sep. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 112)
452
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Bill Gresham, Orson Welles, Richard Himber, Erdnase, Paul Fleming, Jay Marshall
Oct. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 113)
456
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Walter Gibson's "Bunco Book", L. Vosburgh Lyons, Oscar Weigle, Jack Hughes, Dai Vernon, Bob Reinhart
Oct. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 114)
460
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon's lecture, Richard Himber, Frank Taylor
Nov. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 115)
464
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Mike Bornstein, Karrel Fox, Stuart Jules, Martin Gardner, Burling Hull
Dec. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 116)
468
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Dr. Chester Miller
Jan. 1946 185
Jean Hugard Maxims for Magicians some quotes
Jan. 1946 185
Jean Hugard So Sorry name corrections
Feb. 1946 193
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Steve Shepard, Roy Benson as a musician, George Pitman, Frakson
Feb. 1946 196
Jean Hugard Magicana
Feb. 1946 198
Jean Hugard Hu-gardenias to Lu Brent
Mar. 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 10)
201
Frederick Braue The Roundabout on Al Baker, Dapper, Ed Tabor
Mar. 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 10)
202
Jean Hugard Magicana
  • To the rope-cutters
  • Patter lines (eggs)
  • Maxim for Magicians
Mar. 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 10)
202
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
Apr. 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 11)
208
Frederick Braue The Roundabout on Paul Rosini, Arthur Bull, Milbourne Christopher, Jimmy Eyster, Dante, Neal Elias, Paul Le Paul Frank Shields. Paul Flemming, Dariel Fitzkee, Erdnase, Bert Allerton
Apr. 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 11)
210
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
May 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 12)
216
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Ray Muse, Bob Stull, Charlie Miller, Blackstone, Isely, Haskell, Cardini, Max Malini, Harry Shaw, Alexander Herrmann
May 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 12)
218
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column on card stabbing routines
June 1946 224
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Vernon, Six Card Repeat, Linking Ring and more
June 1946 228
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column on the Blendo
  • Two Silk Blendo
  • Variations for M.C.'S
  • Card Blendo
  • Bead Tip
July 1946 232
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Jean Hugard, George Kaplan, John Scarne, Nate Leipzig, Nelson Downs, Al Keene, John Crimmins, Audley Walsh, Gerald Kaufman, George Karger, Dai Vernon, S.A.M. Show, Al Baker, Joe Berg, Kellar, Trenis Jones, Abril Lamarque, Frakson, Paul Fleming, Devant and more
July 1946 236
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Milbourne Christopher, Al Flosse, Al Baker, Stuart Robson, Orson Welles, Mahendra, Dean Moore, Dorny, Dante, Scarne, Aril Lamarque and more
Aug. 1946 243
Milbourne Christopher Melbourne Christopher's Column
Sep. 1946 248
Frederick Braue Roundabout on John Mulholland, Roy Benson, Martin Gardner, Carl Jones, Orson Welles, Frakson, Cardini, George Karger, George Starke, Bert Allerton, the Mesmerized Glasses and more
Sep. 1946 252
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
Oct. 1946 256
Frederick Braue Roundabout on MacDougall, Scarne, Carlyle, Vernon, Stuart Robson, Dunninger, Sam Horowitz, Larry Arcuri and more
Oct. 1946 260
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
Nov. 1946 264
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Charlie Miller, Frakson, Al Baker, Clayton Rawson, Malini and more
Nov. 1946 268
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Carlyle, Sam Horowitz, Trenis Jones, Carl Jones, Max Holden and more
Dec. 1946 278
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Silent Mora, Joe Karson, The Great Virgil, Sid Lorraine, Walter Floyd, Bill Grasham, Arnold Grubin, Jamison, J. G. Thompson, L. Vosburgh Lyons
Jan. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 117)
472
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Farelli, Jay Marshall, Si Stebbins, Brunel White, W. C. Fields, Russell Swann, Richard Himber, Wilfred Jonson
Jan. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 118)
476
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Bill Larsen, Cecil Lyle, card fans
Feb. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 119)
480
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Bill Larsen, E. B. Moore, Greer Marechal, Roy Benson
Feb. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 120)
484
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Paul Fleming, Paul Curry, L. Vosburgh Lyons, Bill Grace, Richard Himber
Mar. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 121)
488
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Peter Warlock, Jay Marshall
Apr. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 123)
496
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
Apr. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 124)
500
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon
May 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 125)
504
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jay Marshall, Dr. Stanley Jaks, Clayton Rawson, Milbourne Christopher, Richard Himber
May 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 126)
508
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
June 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 127)
512
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Walter Gibson, Bill Woodfield, Cy Endfield, Dr. Stanley Jaks, Richard Himber, H. P. Graham, Ben Braude
June 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 128)
513
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
July 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 129)
520
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Al Wheately, Paul Curry, Bill Larsen, Vernon, Felix Greenfield
July 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 130)
524
Bruce Elliott The Back Room
Aug. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 131)
528
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Walter Gibson, Clayton Rawson, Bums - Brotherhood of Useless Magicians
Aug. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 132)
532
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Frakson, Dr. Stanley Jaks, Hen Fetsch, Max Katz
Aug. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 133)
536
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on John F. Hamilton, R. C. Buff
Sep. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 134)
540
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Carl Ballantine, Bill Larsen, Paul Fleming
Sep. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 135)
544
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on the Phoenix Prize Contest, James G. Thompson Jr, Jay Marshall
Oct. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 136)
548
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on watching other performers and behaving at the show
Oct. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 137)
552
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Roy Benson, Ed Marlo, Blackstone, Audley Walsh, Peter Warlock, H. P. Graham
Nov. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 138)
556
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Kolma
Nov. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 139)
560
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dai Vernon, Jack Chanin, Al Wheatley, Bert Allerton, Frank Taylor
Dec. 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 140)
564
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
Jan. 1947 286
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Richard Himber, Houdini, Orson Welles, Aaron Weiss and more
Jan. 1947 288
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Peter Casson, Richard Himber, The Five-Best Poll (card tricks), Wilbur Kattner, Ernest Partington, Paul Fleming, Charles Hudson, Jean Hugard, Keith Brooks, Frank Werner, Don Medley, Edward Kullman
Feb. 1947 295
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
Mar. 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 10)
301
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Bert Allerton, Lyle Laughlin, Martin Gardner, Cardini, Dante, The Five-Best Poll (cards), Don Medley, Stanley Collins, Stewart James, Neal Elias, Jack Crimmins, Don Lawton, Bert Fenn, Paul Morris, Frederick Carter and more
Mar. 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 10)
304
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column ideas and tips of spring flowers
  • Non-Tangle Bouquets
  • Safety Pin Tip
  • Flowers From Cones
  • Scotch Tape Aid
  • Finger Tip Flowers
  • Slide Power
  • Loading Spring Flowers
  • Double Bouquet Production
Variations Apr. 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 11)
309
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Martin Gardner, Stewart James, Erdnase, Art Lyle, Walter Gibson, Max Holden, Ben Braude, Stanley Collins, The Five-Best Poll, Bob Stull, Lloyd Jones, Eddie Clever, Milbourne Christopher, Elwin Shaw and more
Apr. 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 11)
311
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column
May 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 12)
317
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Eddie Clever, Carl Jones, Tom Hickey, Dr. Jaks, Gus Southall, Devant, Stewart James, The Five-Best Poll, Victor Farelli, Ronald B. Edwards, Edward Ritchell, Warren Corning, John Stanley, Orville Meyer, R. C. Buff, Richard Himner, Leslie Guest, Francis Haxton, Al Thompson and more
May 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 12)
320
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column several ideas using the card silk
  • The Silk in the Case
  • The Sensitized Silk
  • The Pips Pass
  • Conclusion
June 1947 325
Clayton Rawson Merlini's Magic on suspense
June 1947 326
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on the five best card tricks poll
  • Card Transits
  • Coincidences
  • Predictions
  • Telepathy or Mind Reading
  • Reverses
  • Changes
  • Spellers
  • Transpositions
  • A Show of Skill
June 1947 327
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column idea for sucker egg trick, egg changes to confetti
July 1947 332
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue