magazine was published by Harry Stanley
just after the war. The first issue came out in December 1945. The magazine was published for 26 years with 303 issues covering a total of 8,685 pages. Lewis Ganson
, one of the greatest magical writers ever, was the editor until 1971.
- RATHER ODD (Frank Potts): A selected card turns out to be the only red-backed card in a blue deck and then the back changes back to blue.
- WHICH POCKET, SIR (Archie Byford): The Aces are shuffled with other cards and four packets are placed into different pockets in a spectators jacket. The four Aces appear in a single packet.
- SNIPPO (Douglas Francis): You openly cut a strip of newspaper and then you restore it. Everything can be examined.
- A TURN UP FOR THE DECK (Zaharee): A card is selected and you produce the wrong card. This card changes visibly into the selection.
- FOUR-ACE COINCIDENCE (Joe Stuthard): Two decks of cards, you first have a single coincidence and then you produce the eight Aces.
- TWENTIETH-CENTURY ROPE (Peter Warlock): You have a piece of rope and you cut the rope into two. A silk is vanished and it reappears tied between the two ropes.
- IT'S A MIRACLE (Terry): Two decks of cards, a spectator selects one card from one deck and you a card from the other deck. The two cards match.
- YOU NEED GLASSES (R. F. Price): Using two decks four selected cards are revealed in a very dramatic way.
- IMPROMPTU CARD PREDICTION (Harry Stanley): A unique prediction using just a packet of cards.
- OUT OF THE PAST (Walter Gibson): Five cards and one is MENTALLY chosen. You reveal that card. The trick can be repeated immediately. Regular cards are used.