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



figure fantasy \n fibonacci principle \n royal vale heath \n fibonacci \n royal vale heath
1940
the jinx
Royal Vale Heath

Figure Fantasy

Also published here

1940

The Jinx
(Issue 91)

568



one in millions! \n interesting \n royal vale heath
1945
my best
Royal Vale Heath

One In Millions!

1945

My Best

138



dycyphering trick \n method of quickly calculating five three digit numbers, second method with dice \n royal vale heath \n the moleskine divination \n robert cassidy
1945
my best
Royal Vale Heath

DYCyphering Trick

Variations

1945

My Best

242



take a number from 1 to 30 \n number on cards, numbers in column add on \n royal vale heath
1945
my best
Royal Vale Heath

Take a Number from 1 to 30

1945

My Best

246



"magic square" magic \n card selection in combination with magic square, total of square indicates position in the rest of the deck \n royal vale heath
1945
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv
Royal Vale Heath

"Magic Square" Magic

Feb. 1945

Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV
(Vol. 2 No. 9)

103



heath's master speller \n no. 15, ace to king packet arranged, random card cut to, value spelled repeatedly to get ace to king in sequence \n royal vale heath \n john scarne
1950
scarne on card tricks
Royal Vale Heath, John Scarne

Heath's Master Speller

1950

Scarne on Card Tricks

31



tap tap tap \n selection and five other cards are put in envelopes, performer taps the envelopes and spectator mentally spells his card, when he stops the performer his hand is on the correct envelope, using deck with different backs (rainbow) \n royal vale heath
1950
the phoenix 201 — 250
Royal Vale Heath

Tap Tap Tap

1950

The Phoenix 201 — 250
(Issue 201)

802



retrospecs \n card is held behind performer, who divines it, mathematical, see also p. 841, glasses sight gag, fibonacci sequence \n royal vale heath
1950
the phoenix 201 — 250
Royal Vale Heath

Retrospecs

1950

The Phoenix 201 — 250
(Issue 209)

834



gibson's circled dates \n five dates are circled on a calendar month, magician asks how many mondays/tuesdays... are circled, magician can divine the sum total of the circled dates \n walter b. gibson \n royal vale heath
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Walter B. Gibson, Royal Vale Heath

Gibson's Circled Dates

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

48



tapping the hours \n spectator think of any hour on the clock, magician tap the clock at random points, eventually will end counting on the thoughtof hour. variation by eddie joseph using blank cards with words \n unknown \n eddie joseph \n crazy time \n tom hamilton \n heath's "tappit" \n royal vale heath \n tapadrink \n martin gardner \n tapananimal \n martin gardner \n the riddle card \n martin gardner
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
, Eddie Joseph

Tapping the Hours

Variations

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

50



heath's bill trick \n serial number divination, very mathematical \n royal vale heath
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Royal Vale Heath

Heath's Bill Trick

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

52



which hand? \n divine which hand holds dime and which hand holds penny \n unknown \n heath's variation \n royal vale heath
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery

Which Hand?

Variations

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

59



heath's variation \n which hand, divine which hand holds nickel and which hand holds penny \n royal vale heath \n which hand? \n unknown
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Royal Vale Heath

Heath's Variation

Inspired by

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

60



heath's "tappit" \n tapping the hours type of trick, but with colored tiles and numbers printed on them \n royal vale heath \n tapping the hours \n unknown \n eddie joseph
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Royal Vale Heath

Heath's "Tappit"

Inspired by

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

102



heath's "diciphering" \n five dice with different three digit numbers on each face. roll the dice, magician can very quickly give the sum of the numbers rolled \n royal vale heath \n ed balducci
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery
Royal Vale Heath, Ed Balducci

Heath's "Diciphering"

1956

Mathematics, Magic And Mystery

106



fibonacci \n fibonacci principle \n royal vale heath \n figure fantasy \n royal vale heath
1967
hokus pokus
Royal Vale Heath

Fibonacci

Also published here

1967

Hokus Pokus
(Vol. 28 No. 3)

44



lefthanded thoughts \n no. 45, different coin in each hand, spectator does quick mental calculation and performer is able to name the result \n karl fulves \n royal vale heath
1981
selfworking table magic
Karl Fulves, Royal Vale Heath

LeftHanded Thoughts

1981

SelfWorking Table Magic

55



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



wizard's walk \n telephone book test over the phone, mathematical principle \n al mann \n "arithmetical whoopee" in royal vale heath's "mathemagic", 1953
1984
phantom voices
Al Mann

Wizard's Walk

Related to "Arithmetical Whoopee" in Royal Vale Heath's "MathEMagic", 1953

1984

Phantom Voices

8



die phänomenwürfel \n five dice with threedigit numbers, speed calculation effects
 effekt nr. 1
 effekt nr. 2
 effekt nr. 3
 effekt nr. 4 \n royal vale heath \n rudolf braunmüller
1987
intermagic
Royal Vale Heath, Rudolf Braunmüller

Die PhänomenWürfel

Oct. 1987

Intermagic
(Vol. 13 No. 1)

8



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



the moleskine divination \n three dice with three digit numbers, to select number and place from a list in a moleskine, divination \n robert cassidy \n dycyphering trick \n royal vale heath
2004
the artful mentalism of bob cassidy
Robert Cassidy

The Moleskine Divination

Inspired by

2004

The Artful Mentalism of Bob Cassidy

168


