ein zauberquadrat \n magic square for the number 1899 \n unknown
1899
die zauberwelt

Ein Zauberquadrat

July 1899

Die Zauberwelt
(Vol. 5 No. 7)

111



the improved magic square presentation \n \n theodore annemann
1931
the book without a name
Theodore Annemann

The Improved Magic Square Presentation

1931

The Book Without A Name

42



the lucky number magic square \n 3x3 \n royal vale heath
1936
the jinx
Royal Vale Heath

The Lucky Number Magic Square

1936

The Jinx
(Issue 16)

79



magic squares \n chapter on magic squares, discussing
 the three square
 the five square
 odd and even cell squares
 the eight square
 the six square \n royal vale heath \n black magic² \n ted lesley
1938
greater magic
Royal Vale Heath

Magic Squares

Variations

1938

Greater Magic

911



fun with magic squares \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

Fun with Magic Squares

1938

Greater Magic

915



transposing magic squares \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

Transposing Magic Squares

1938

Greater Magic

916



the birthday magic square trick \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

The Birthday Magic Square Trick

1938

Greater Magic

920



an historical magic square \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

An Historical Magic Square

1938

Greater Magic

921



segregation of the odd and even numbers routine \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

Segregation of the Odd and Even Numbers Routine

1938

Greater Magic

922



a mathematical magic square \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

A Mathematical Magic Square

1938

Greater Magic

923



an intersting curiosity \n \n unknown
1938
greater magic

An Intersting Curiosity

1938

Greater Magic

924



contest corner \n mathematical problem with 3x3 magic square, see page 396 for solution \n theodore annemann
1939
the jinx
Theodore Annemann

Contest Corner

1939

The Jinx
(Issue 55)

392



personal publicity \n magic square with letters on business cards, playing checkers with spectator, word aid \n eddie joseph
1940 ca.
original tricks
Eddie Joseph

Personal Publicity

1940 ca.

Original Tricks

14



a magical surprise \n magic square, tip to memorize pattern \n lloyd w. chambers
1941
original ideas in magic
Lloyd W. Chambers

A Magical Surprise

1941

Original Ideas in Magic

25



the tittattoe trick \n packet of nine cards used to play tictactoe with a spectator (face up and down cards). finale is revealed that the result is a magic square, each row/column/diagonal adds up to fifteen \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner \n tic tac toe force \n martin gardner \n draw for the devil \n robert e. neale \n tateti \n Áriston
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Don Costello, Dai Vernon, Martin Gardner

The TitTatToe Trick

Related toVariations

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

28



stover's prediction \n four by four square drawn on calendar, four circles drawn (draw circle and cross out row and column each time), magician divines the sum, matrix force \n mel stover \n calendar prediction \n mel stover \n four on a date \n george kirkendall
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Mel Stover

Stover's Prediction

Also published here

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

49



magic squares with playing cards \n 72 fundamental solutions to the card square with formula \n max katz
1957
26 originals
Max Katz

Magic Squares with Playing Cards

1957

26 Originals

21



squaring the square \n magic square with fractions, when cut part is the square of the total of the magic square \n stewart james
1957
magic mine no. 1
Stewart James

Squaring the Square

1957

Magic Mine No. 1

5



simplified magic square \n \n bert allerton \n the magic card square \n bert allerton \n robert parrish
1958
the closeup magician
Bert Allerton

Simplified Magic Square

Related to

1958

The CloseUp Magician

20



the magic square \n 5x5 \n tony corinda \n fred barlow's " mental prodigies" \n errata and additions to the full "thirteen steps to mentalism" \n tony corinda
1958
mnemonics and mental systems
Tony Corinda

The Magic Square

Related to

1958

Mnemonics and Mental Systems

65



magic square \n printing a magic square grid on promotional material, magic square with the age of spectator as a souvenir \n leo behnke
1962
entertaining close up
Leo Behnke

Magic Square

1962

Entertaining Close Up

4



the fantastic card square \n magic square routine with cards, then a named number \n harry lorayne \n das phantastische kartenquadrat \n harry lorayne
1964
personal secrets
Harry Lorayne

The Fantastic Card Square

Also published here

1964

Personal Secrets

39



die magische kreuz8 quersumme \n 12 steady numbers \n werner "manello" meyer
1964
hokus pokus
Werner "Manello" Meyer

Die magische Kreuz8 Quersumme

1964

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 25 No. 5)

83



oops 3: matches and loose change \n grid of sixteen cards, spectator chooses cards one by one while eliminating all the cards in the same row/column as the card. then add up values of the cards, and total is predicted \n chan canasta
1966
book of oopses
Chan Canasta

Oops 3: Matches and loose change

1966

Book of Oopses

8



parlons de carres magiques \n on the magic square, methods \n gaston "gasbor" borgeaud \n reparlons de carrés magiques \n roger "hervey" vuille
1970
hokus pokus
Gaston "Gasbor" Borgeaud

Parlons de Carres Magiques

Variations

1970

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 31 No. 2)

27



reparlons de carrés magiques \n thoughts on the magic square \n roger "hervey" vuille \n parlons de carres magiques \n gaston "gasbor" borgeaud
1970
hokus pokus
Roger "Hervey" Vuille

Reparlons de Carrés Magiques

Inspired by

1970

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 31 No. 6)

120



the memory magic square \n combination of magic square and memorizing list of random objects \n harry lorayne
1971
reputationmakers
Harry Lorayne

The Memory Magic Square

1971

ReputationMakers

193



instant magic square \n \n harry lorayne
1971
reputationmakers
Harry Lorayne

Instant Magic Square

1971

ReputationMakers

206



fold, cut, and fail \n prefolded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile
 part one
 part two
 part three
 final notes \n robert e. neale \n fold, cut and fail \n robert e. neale
1973
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Robert E. Neale

Fold, Cut, and Fail

Also published here

Feb. 1973

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 4)

595



tarot trick \n nasick magic square with sixteen tarot cards \n wilbur t. kattner \n squarot \n philip t. goldstein
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 910
Wilbur T. Kattner

Tarot Trick

Related to

Sep. 1974

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 910
(Vol. 9 No. 11)

785



calendar magic square \n natural magic squares using a calendar, 3x3 \n gerald kosky
1975
the magic of gerald kosky
Gerald Kosky

Calendar Magic Square

1975

The Magic of Gerald Kosky

209



the upside down magic square \n 4x4 square in which the numbers make a magic square when it is turned upside down \n unknown
1976
mistress of pentertain

The Upside Down Magic Square

1976

Mistress of Pentertain

8



the instant magic square \n \n harry lorayne
1977
the magic book
Harry Lorayne

The Instant Magic Square

1977

The Magic Book

218



"no memory" magic square \n \n terry lagerould
1979
apocalypse
Terry LaGerould

"No Memory" Magic Square

May 1979

Apocalypse
(Vol. 2 No. 5)

195



das magische kompassquadrat \n combination of chinese compass and magic square \n tony griffith \n genii, sep. 1978
1979
intermagic
Tony Griffith

Das magische KompassQuadrat

Also published here

Apr. 1979

Intermagic
(Vol. 6 No. 1)

34



rainbow matrix \n number force with a magic square \n philip t. goldstein \n walter b. gibson \n maurice kraitchik \n days of force \n mel stover \n rainbow matrix  weber notes \n michael weber \n the irrisistible force \n mel stover \n by the numbers \n lewis jones
1980
the violet book of mentalism
Philip T. Goldstein, Walter B. Gibson, Maurice Kraitchik

Rainbow Matrix

Inspired byRelated toVariations

1980

The Violet Book of Mentalism

8



rainbow matrix \n number force with a magic square \n philip t. goldstein \n walter b. gibson \n maurice kraitchik \n days of force \n mel stover \n the irrisistible force \n mel stover
1982
shuffled lecture
Philip T. Goldstein, Walter B. Gibson, Maurice Kraitchik

Rainbow Matrix

Inspired byRelated to

1982

shuffled lecture

4



magic square \n spectator mixes numbers in a plastic sliding numbers sorting puzzle, magic square \n stephen tucker
1982
spellbinder
Stephen Tucker

Magic Square

1982

SpellBinder
(Vol. 2 No. 20)

391



introduction \n about the magic square effect and some sources \n karl fulves
1983
instant magic square
Karl Fulves

Introduction

1983

Instant Magic Square

1



h. adrian smith's instant magic square \n commentary \n h. adrian smith \n on the square \n sam schwartz
1983
instant magic square
H. Adrian Smith

H. Adrian Smith's Instant Magic Square

Related to

1983

Instant Magic Square

2



the magic square \n reprinted from reference \n h. adrian smith \n "master mysteries of 1933", h. adrian smith
1983
instant magic square
H. Adrian Smith

The Magic Square

Related to "Master Mysteries of 1933", H. Adrian Smith

1983

Instant Magic Square

2



comments on the instant magic square \n \n karl fulves
1983
instant magic square
Karl Fulves

Comments on the Instant Magic Square

1983

Instant Magic Square

4



discussion with royal heath \n \n h. adrian smith
1983
instant magic square
H. Adrian Smith

Discussion with Royal Heath

1983

Instant Magic Square

4



a mathemagical magic square \n reprinted from reference \n royal vale heath \n the sphinx, august 1936
1983
instant magic square
Royal Vale Heath

A Mathemagical Magic Square

Related to

1983

Instant Magic Square

4



further comments on the magic square \n 4&4 and 5&5 \n karl fulves
1983
instant magic square
Karl Fulves

Further Comments on the Magic Square

1983

Instant Magic Square

5



magic squares \n introduction \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

Magic Squares

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

59



the marrakech game \n no. 35, numbers on 3x3 square used for variation of tic tac toe \n unknown \n strip tac toe \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic

The Marrakech Game

Related to

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

60



the broken square \n no. 36, square with two parts missing, still magic square, used for force \n stephen clark
1983
selfworking number magic
Stephen Clark

The Broken Square

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

61



swindle square \n no. 37, six spectators have a slip with a number and multiply it with their position, numbers used for a magic square \n unknown
1983
selfworking number magic

Swindle Square

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

62



antimagic square \n no. 38, getting many different totals in a 3x3 square \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

AntiMagic Square

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

63



curious magic \n no. 39, 4x4 square with total 264 in all directions, all different numbers and can be turned upside down on its head \n unknown
1983
selfworking number magic

Curious Magic

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

64



add and subtract \n no. 40, puzzle with number pairs \n unknown
1983
selfworking number magic

Add and Subtract

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

64



the paradox \n no. 41, paper with numbers cut up, can be arranged so that center misses \n unknown
1983
selfworking number magic

The Paradox

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

66



the automatic magic square \n no. 42, instantly filling out a 4x4 square for a number between 22 and 100 \n karl fulves
1983
selfworking number magic
Karl Fulves

The Automatic Magic Square

1983

SelfWorking Number Magic

68



nontransitivity with a magic slant \n \n mel stover
1984
epoptica
Mel Stover

NonTransitivity with a Magic Slant

Aug. 1984

Epoptica
(Issue 6)

391



psibernetics \n basic \n marshall johnson
1985
magick
Marshall Johnson

Psibernetics

July 1985

Magick
(Issue 354)

1769



zahlenquadratforcen \n number force with magic square
 1.
 2. die neunkartenforce \n rudolf braunmüller
1987
intermagic
Rudolf Braunmüller

ZahlenquadratForcen

Oct. 1987

Intermagic
(Vol. 13 No. 1)

20



psychic square \n people write numbers on billets and place them inside box, sixteen are selected and performer tells spectator where to write them down, magic square number matches number a spectator is thinking of, otis manning box \n charles "cicardi" scott
1988
magick
Charles "Cicardi" Scott

Psychic Square

May 1988

Magick
(Issue 405)

2021



square numbers \n columns and rows in magic square as nontransitive set with special properties, applied to chips game
 the basic squares
 alien numbers
 twofer
 advantage player \n karl fulves
1991
swindle & cheat
Karl Fulves

Square Numbers

1991

Swindle & Cheat

25



markers \n ideas related to nontransitive games
 simple sets (dualities, royal family)
 unequal sets
 a nontransitive pyramid
 flat dice
 parity dice (4 thru 9 dice, 2 thru 10 dice, 1 thru 12 dice, 36 number dice)
 house dice
 high percentage games
 3 blind dice
 little bingo
 odds on \n karl fulves
1991
swindle & cheat
Karl Fulves

Markers

1991

Swindle & Cheat

52



magische quadrattelepathie \n chosen number predicted on back of board \n patrick page \n pages from patrick's notebook \n my magic square \n alexander de cova
1991
intermagic
Patrick Page

Magische QuadratTelepathie

VariationsAlso published here Pages from Patrick's Notebook

Nov. 1991

Intermagic
(Vol. 16 No. 3)

126



magic squares \n fragmentary notes by hilliard \n john northern hilliard
1994
more greater magic
John Northern Hilliard

Magic Squares

1994

More Greater Magic

1145



the bizarre square \n grid on business card, spectator fills in some numbers, performer completes a magic square \n stephen tucker
1994
closeup file
Stephen Tucker

The Bizarre Square

1994

CloseUp File

7



black magic² \n pseudo psychometry, information written on business cards, last information is a number which is divined by doing a magic square \n ted lesley \n magic squares \n royal vale heath
1994
paramiracles
Ted Lesley

Black Magic²

Inspired by

1994

Paramiracles

177



das phantastische kartenquadrat \n magic square routine with cards, then a named number \n harry lorayne \n the fantastic card square \n harry lorayne
1999
intermagic
Harry Lorayne

Das Phantastische Kartenquadrat

Also published here

1999

Intermagic
(Vol. 22 No. 4&5)

151



blitzquadrat \n flash magic square on business card \n roy johnson \n anmerkung \n rudolf braunmüller
2000
intermagic
Roy Johnson

BlitzQuadrat

Related to

2000

Intermagic
(Vol. 23 No. 4&5)

145



anmerkung \n tip for flash magic square \n rudolf braunmüller \n blitzquadrat \n roy johnson
2000
intermagic
Rudolf Braunmüller

Anmerkung

Related to

2000

Intermagic
(Vol. 23 No. 4&5)

147



magisches quadrat & großer gedächtnistest \n combination of magic square routine and list of objects memory demonstration \n orville wayne meyer
2000
intermagic
Orville Wayne Meyer

Magisches Quadrat & Großer Gedächtnistest

2000

Intermagic
(Vol. 24 No. 2)

54



magic squares \n including a birthday in the square
 constructing magic squares
 the personalised birthday square \n david berglas \n quartered magic square \n david berglas \n birthday squared \n lewis jones
2002
the mind & magic of david berglas
David Berglas

Magic Squares

Related toVariations

2002

The Mind & Magic of David Berglas

457



quartered magic square \n with 2x2 squares, that build a 4x4 square and can be rearranged anyway they like, birthday is included \n david berglas \n magic squares \n david berglas
2002
the mind & magic of david berglas
David Berglas

Quartered Magic Square

Related to

2002

The Mind & Magic of David Berglas

501



my opener: einstein's demise \n \n chuck hickok \n an update for owners of mentalism, incorporated \n chuck hickok \n essay #4: creating entertaining mentalism demonstrations \n chuck hickok
2002
mentalism, incorporated
Chuck Hickok

My Opener: Einstein's Demise

Related to

2002

Mentalism, Incorporated

51



by the numbers \n number force for any number with a magic square \n lewis jones \n rainbow matrix \n philip t. goldstein \n walter b. gibson \n maurice kraitchik
2002
ahead of the pack
Lewis Jones

By the numbers

Related to

2002

Ahead of the Pack

233



squarebashing \n \n lewis jones
2002
ahead of the pack
Lewis Jones

Squarebashing

2002

Ahead of the Pack

245



dougless \n with different dates on coins to form numbers \n steve beam
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Steve Beam

DougLess

2002

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 4

213



two squared \n using serial number of bill \n steve beam
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Steve Beam

Two Squared

2002

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 4

216



the force of july \n 4x4 layout is not a magic square, after some changes it is \n karl fulves
2002
discoverie
Karl Fulves

The Force of July

2002

Discoverie
(Issue 8)

105



abstract thought \n performer paints magic square for a thoughtof age. \n david ben
2003
tricks
David Ben

Abstract Thought

2003

Tricks

117



on the square \n "a magic square routine"
spectator takes any row or column of a 4x4 cards layout, values added, matched number of cutoff cards \n sam schwartz \n ted lesley magic square routine \n h. adrian smith's instant magic square \n h. adrian smith
2003
latter day secrets
Sam Schwartz

On The Square

Inspired by Ted Lesley Magic Square routine
Related to

2003

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 8)

301



diminishing squares \n 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) \n karl fulves \n judahguest "bi color cut"
2003
latter day secrets
Karl Fulves

Diminishing Squares

Inspired by JudahGuest "Bi Color Cut"

2003

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 8)

323



simplex square \n birthday square \n sam schwartz \n alphabet square \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves
2005
latter day secrets
Sam Schwartz

Simplex Square

Variations

2005

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 10)

405



alphabet square \n 5x5 square, numbers are converted to letters to spell out names \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves \n simplex square \n sam schwartz
2005
latter day secrets
Sam Schwartz, Karl Fulves

Alphabet Square

Inspired by

2005

Latter Day Secrets
(Issue 10)

409



4x4 magic square breakthrough?? \n  the strategy
 the patterns
 columns
 diagonals
 the four corners
 spectator choice  he selects a total
 playing cards
 with dates \n harry lorayne
2005
genii
Harry Lorayne

4x4 Magic Square Breakthrough??

Apr. 2005

Genii
(Vol. 68 No. 4)

26



draw for the devil \n nine cards, performer and spectator alternately put them in a 3x3 square à la tic tac toe, a magic square for six results \n robert e. neale \n the tittattoe trick \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner
2006
prolix
Robert E. Neale

Draw For The Devil

Inspired by

2006

Prolix
(Issue 2)

85



birthday squared \n easy magic square which includes exact birthday of a person, with variations \n lewis jones \n magic squares \n david berglas
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 7
Lewis Jones

Birthday Squared

Inspired by

2006

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 7

111



the toandfro magic square \n \n harry lorayne
2006
genii
Harry Lorayne

The ToAndFro Magic Square

May 2006

Genii
(Vol. 69 No. 5)

25



fold, cut and fail \n prefolded paper square with sixteen digits in two colors, folded and cut, all digits of one color except chosen one is in one pile \n robert e. neale \n fold, cut, and fail \n robert e. neale
2008
this is not a book
Robert E. Neale

Fold, Cut and Fail

Also published here

2008

This Is Not a Book

188



mind snare \n using nikola mnemonic system \n allan slaight \n "mind square" (craige mccomb snader, 1986)
2008
spins & needles
Allan Slaight

Mind Snare

Inspired by "Mind Square" (Craige McComb Snader, 1986)

2008

Spins & Needles

96



the bard and the bible \n magic square, shakespeare presentation, 46th word from front and back in 46th psalm of king james bible \n allan slaight \n puzzler's tribute: a feast for the mind, 2002
2008
spins & needles
Allan Slaight

The Bard and the Bible

Also published here Puzzler's Tribute: A Feast for the Mind, 2002

2008

Spins & Needles

162



triumph sudoku \n "a formula for a new puzzle and a new performance"
sudoku skill demonstration à la magic square \n jim steinmeyer
2009
technique & understanding
Jim Steinmeyer

Triumph Sudoku

2009

Technique & Understanding

121



the force methods \n number forces
 1. using number cards (magigram, amazing trelba)
 2. "newspaper prediction" (martin gardner, magic, august 2005, also ibidem?)
 3. 4x4 matrix
 4. magic square \n mel bennett \n crazy calendar \n martin gardner
2011
xtra credit
Mel Bennett

The Force Methods

Related to

2011

Xtra Credit
(Issue 10)

69



zebra<sup>2</sup> \n presentation for magic square \n barrie richardson
2011
curtain call
Barrie Richardson

Zebra^{2}

2011

Curtain Call

59



my magic square \n chosen number predicted on back of board \n alexander de cova \n magische quadrattelepathie \n patrick page
2014
scrapbook
Alexander de Cova

My Magic Square

Inspired by

Mar. 2014

Scrapbook
(Issue 8)

55



rainbow matrix \n number force with a magic square \n max maven \n rainbow matrix \n philip t. goldstein \n walter b. gibson \n maurice kraitchik
2015
the black book of mentalism
Max Maven

Rainbow Matrix

Related to

2015

The Black Book of Mentalism

4



magic square \n 3x3, with card \n roberto giobbi
2016
hidden agenda
Roberto Giobbi

Magic Square

2016

Hidden Agenda
(Issue Jan 25)

29



magic square idea \n \n roberto giobbi \n guyot, vol. 3, 1735 edition p. 79
2016
hidden agenda
Roberto Giobbi

Magic Square Idea

Related to Guyot, Vol. 3, 1735 edition p. 79

2016

Hidden Agenda
(Issue July 27)

215



das magische quadrat \n focus on presentation, magic square with birth date \n christoph borer
2016
21
Christoph Borer

Das Magische Quadrat

2016

21

118



tateti \n packet of nine cards used to play tictactoe with a spectator (face up and down cards). finale is revealed that the result is a magic square, each row/column/diagonal adds up to fifteen \n Áriston \n the tittattoe trick \n don costello \n dai vernon \n martin gardner
2017
hojas sueltas
Áriston

TaTeTi

Inspired by

2017

Hojas Sueltas

146



square deal \n list of hundred card tricks, one chosen and performed (handful of missing cards found by looking at remaining fiftyone cards), then magic square with numerical position of that trick in the list \n john graham \n "the brain shows off" (harry anderson, tipping the hat, 2011) \n organic engineering \n john graham \n the square bookend \n john graham
2021
stage by stage
John Graham

Square Deal

Inspired by "The Brain Shows Off" (Harry Anderson, Tipping the Hat, 2011)
Related to

2021

Stage by Stage

231



der mathematische geburtstag \n magic square for birthday, number generated of day and month \n christoph borer \n hanschristian solka
2022
a string of pearls
Christoph Borer, HansChristian Solka

Der mathematische Geburtstag

2022

A String of Pearls

37



hummer ching \n i ching, divination of hidden number, then i ching reading prediction as magic square
 phase one: chinese numerology divination of a total
 phase two: predicting the future \n bob farmer
2022
hummer's odyssey
Bob Farmer

Hummer Ching

2022

Hummer's Odyssey
(Issue Addendum #1)

1


