Jim Steinmeyer

Jim Steinmeyer

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NTI10LOGY

........ JIM STEINMEYER The Collected & Complete Conjuring Articles from MAGIC Magazine

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Tl1E CONJVRING

THE CONJURING ANTHOLOGY

The Collected and Complete Conjuring Artícles from MAGICMagazine

INTRooucr10N, by Jim Steínmeyer, XI

Jim Steinmeyer With illU5trationsby the author

asleight-ofhandtorn and restored newspaper.

1. TuE lNcffisANr NEWSPAPER, l

2. TuE EFAaENcv STAMP, 8 asigned postcard transported by magíc,

3. TuE Losnc MoNEY MAOilNE, 16 príntíng currency using only the cra.nk from a printing press, 4. THE}W.YBF.AN}AR, 24 a precliction of the numberof jellybeans in ajar. 5. MAKING Tu.re, 30 ora demonstration in going back in time.

6. OGARSSAIABIM, 38 a routine with cigars and roses, ala The Great Dante. Copyright 2006 by James H. Steiruneyer

7.HanUP,43 a newversíon of the farnous Hold-Up trick.

by Hahne l•I Published 514 South Parísh Place

8. TuE TA.5.'iaOFA.8uNDANr FNrnRP!usE, 50 a box with three tassels, a variation on the farnous Chinese sticks.

Burbank, California 91506 www.jimsteiruneyer.com Printed in Canada

9. SMAIJ..fR & SMAU..m, 56

the Diminishíng Cards.

OriginalartidespublishedinMAGICMagazinefrom

19')2to2004

Marlceti.ng rights-dle manufacture and sale of the props described in this book-are retained bythe author, and should not be assumed without conracting the publisherforfwtherinfonnation.

1 O. TuE V1CAR.1ou:; ÚXXTAIL, 62

rwo versions ofa deadly cocktail imbibed by one person, felt byanother.

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23. MARVYN Rov's Bnl.1N11-1E ÚGl-IT BuIB, 150 a masterful les.son in a classic routine.

12. A~ IN A Izsson IN MAGIC, 77 or howto make a handkerchief disappear.

24. THE IN~10[-0t.rrPnooocnox Box, 157 an unexpectedly deceptive box trick.

13. 'fHE Hf.ADUNE PRmicnoN, 84 the newspaper headlines foretold and sealed in a locked box.

25. ThNCARosUP'THESUEVE, 162 a cíassíc routine, with modern variations.

14. HEADuNE PREDICflON,11-IES~, 90 two moreversions of this farnous prediction.

26. DoWSJNG & DMNING, 172 mentalism based on dowsing, anda prediction using a music box.

15. THE SHORr-0-IANGE REPfAT, 96 a demonstration in short-changíng suckers. 16. IJNKINc FM RINGs, 103 an elegant demonstration of one of magic's oldest deceptions. 17.Gooo&louGHTOEAT,

110

27.THE~"YOilCTRU~T, 178 a hands-off version of the bumed bill problem. 28.T1-1EPERfoRATEDBR10!Ns&~. 116 the coins thattly through the air invisibly.

30. Two MENE CARo TuCKS, 194 A Case of Collusion and Sext:abulous, two caed predictions.

19.ÜNWARO&UPWARD, 121 the Rising Cards from a suspended card case.

31. STRANGE Powm, 201 electricity that attempts to please, by changing color.

20. ÓPENINGWTil-lANfuG, 129

the Egg Bag routine, with the climax of a giant egg.

32. ThEFMS~, 207 a demonstration in just howwe'refooled.

21. F.aEcncHORTian.TIJRE, 136 growing a candy tree.

33. V00000 OO)NOMICS,214 a torn and restored envelope, using borrowed bills asvictims.

22.ClilNEiEFooo,143 ora borrowed bííllnafortunecookíe.

34. THEÜNE-MANBAND, 218 or dosing with the Afghan Band routine.

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11. ThEPlATE~MYSTI:RY, 70

an illusion usíng a ladyand dangerous shards of glass.

36. (',()l\ffAC.101 is Rm, 230 the color thac affects three clifferent objects. 37. THEPICKPOCKETCHAUENGE,237 or just how you