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[[Charlie Miller]] took over calling it [[Magicana New Series]] from 1964 to 1978.  
 
[[Charlie Miller]] took over calling it [[Magicana New Series]] from 1964 to 1978.  
  
When [[Richard Kaufman]] became the publisher/editor of Genii in 1998, he revived the Magicana section and began writing it himself. [[Earle Oakes]] was brought on as illustrator. [[David Acer]] took over writing Magicana starting with the [[Genii 2005 May|May 2005 issue]].  
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When [[Richard Kaufman]] became the publisher/editor of Genii in 1998, he revived the Magicana section and began writing it himself. [[Earle Oakes]] was brought on as illustrator. [[Joshua Jay]] guest-wrote one Magicana in 1999 (the [[Genii 1999 August|August 1999 issue]]). [[David Acer]] took over writing Magicana starting with the [[Genii 2005 May|May 2005 issue]].
  
 
==Magicana Columnists from 1998 to Present==
 
==Magicana Columnists from 1998 to Present==
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*[[David Acer]] ('''Confessions of a Road Warrior''') (21 columns that ran intermittently from [[Genii 2000 February|February 2000]] to [[Genii 2007 September|September 2007]]. Counterposed anecdotes or road stories with close-up magic.
 
*[[David Acer]] ('''Confessions of a Road Warrior''') (21 columns that ran intermittently from [[Genii 2000 February|February 2000]] to [[Genii 2007 September|September 2007]]. Counterposed anecdotes or road stories with close-up magic.
 
*[[David Britland]] ('''Cardopolis'''). First column ran in [[Genii 2010 February|February 2010]]. Card magic.
 
*[[David Britland]] ('''Cardopolis'''). First column ran in [[Genii 2010 February|February 2010]]. Card magic.
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*[[Eugene Burger]] ('''Our Magical Art''').
 
*[[Phil Goldstein]] ('''The Other Month'''). Mentalism.
 
*[[Phil Goldstein]] ('''The Other Month'''). Mentalism.
 
*[[Larry Jennings]] ('''The Jennings Tapes'''), written by [[Richard Kaufman]]. Cards.
 
*[[Larry Jennings]] ('''The Jennings Tapes'''), written by [[Richard Kaufman]]. Cards.
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*[[Jay Sankey]]
 
*[[Jay Sankey]]
 
*[[Al Schneider]] ('''The Schneider Technique'''). Close-up magic.
 
*[[Al Schneider]] ('''The Schneider Technique'''). Close-up magic.
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*[[Jeff Sheridan]]) ('''Sheridan Speaks!'''). Stand-Up/Street magic.
 
*[[James Swain]] ('''The Card Expert'''). Card magic
 
*[[James Swain]] ('''The Card Expert'''). Card magic
*[[Gregg Webb]] ('''The Webbmaster'''). Close-up/parlor magic.
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*[[Gregg Webb]] ('''The Webbmaster'''). Close-up/parlor/billiard-ball magic. Only contributor to illustrate his own column.
  
 
== Tricks ==
 
== Tricks ==
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**The Partagas Spell ([[Phil Goldstein]])
 
**The Partagas Spell ([[Phil Goldstein]])
 
**Craftmaster ([[Peter Duffie]])
 
**Craftmaster ([[Peter Duffie]])
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*[[Genii 1999 August|August 1999]]
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**Discrete Displacement ([[Joshua Jay]])
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**The Chicago Mystery Card ([[Joshua Jay]])
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**International Coins Across (Robert Herritt)
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**Astronomical Aces ([[Micah Lasher]])
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**Coinfetti (Phillip Kaiser)
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**Business Cardiographic (Brian Kloske)
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**From My Thoughts ([[Barrie Richardson]])
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**After Dessert Thought Transference ([[Barrie Richardson]])
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*[[Genii 1999 October|October 1999]]
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**Bespectacle ([[David Acer]])
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**The Ripple (Tom Allen)
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**Ripple Plus ([[Lee Asher]])
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**Clocker Shocker ([[Jon Racherbaumer]])
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**Our Magical Art: Five Secrets ([[Eugene Burger]])
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**From My Thoughts: Minds in Unison 2000 ([[Barrie Richardson]])
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*[[Genii 1999 November|November 1999]]
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**Coins Across 2000 by ([[Gregg Webb]])
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**Poor Man's Prayer Vase ([[Jon Allen]])
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**Vertical Elmsley Count ([[Mike Richards]])
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**The Jennings Tapes: Dissertation on an Old Trick, Part II ([[Larry Jennings]])
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**Sheridan Speaks! The Svengali Envelopes ([[Jeff Sheridan]]
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**The Webbmaster: Billiard Balls No 2: Cards to Ball ([[Gregg Webb]])
  
 
===Magicana 2000===
 
===Magicana 2000===

Revision as of 16:49, 10 April 2010

Magicana was a magic newsletter started by Bill Woodfield in 1946 as a "A Trade Paper for Magicians" and was included within Genii starting in 1948.

Charlie Miller took over calling it Magicana New Series from 1964 to 1978.

When Richard Kaufman became the publisher/editor of Genii in 1998, he revived the Magicana section and began writing it himself. Earle Oakes was brought on as illustrator. Joshua Jay guest-wrote one Magicana in 1999 (the August 1999 issue). David Acer took over writing Magicana starting with the May 2005 issue.

Magicana Columnists from 1998 to Present

Tricks

Magicana 1999

Magicana 2000

Magicana 2001

  • September 2001
    • Alan Greenberg's Thumbtip Tip (Alan "Ace" Greenberg)
    • The Haversat Hinge: A One-Handed Double Lift (David Haversat)
    • McDonald's Aces Segue No.1 (Jim Morton)
    • Segue No.2 (John Henahan)

Magicana 2002

Magicana 2003

Magicana 2004

Magicana 2005

Magicana 2006

  • June 2006
    • Oddservation (Jack Parker)
    • Traveling Without Moving (Jack Parker)
    • On, In and Under (Jack Parker)
    • Remote Control (Jack Parker)
    • No Fuss (Jack Parker)
    • All That Jazz (Jack Parker)
    • Rabbits (Jack Parker)
    • Labelled a Cheat (Jack Parker)
    • Altered States (Jack Parker)
  • September 2006
    • The Evolution of Coins Across (Jonathan Townsend)
    • Jon's Coins Across (Jonathan Townsend)

  • December 2006
    • The Ring (Brian Nordstrom)
    • About Face (Richard Hucko)
    • Invisible Touch (Patrik Kuffs)
    • The Schneider Technique: Squeeze (Al Schneider)
    • Changing of the Cards (Dr. Giorgio Tarchini)

Magicana 2007

  • June 2007
    • Reloaded (Jack Parker)
    • Final Palm (Jack Parker)
    • The Three Stooges (Jack Parker)
    • Detour (Oddservation Redux) (Jack Parker)
    • Ouroboros (Jack Parker)
    • The Third Time's The Charm (Jack Parker)
    • Revolutionary Card (Jack Parker)

Magicana 2008

Magicana 2009

  • February 2009
    • Currency Swap (Hiro Sakai)
    • Quiet Revolution (Hiro Sakai)
    • The Bill Doctor (Hiro Sakai)
    • YKK (Hiro Sakai)
    • Balloon Bank Nite (Hiro Sakai)
    • The Strange Pass (Hiro Sakai)
    • The Uncluttered Mind (Hiro Sakai)
  • March 2009
    • Interplay (Brother John Hamman)
    • Tossed Out Time (Anthony Lindan)
    • Detachable Digit (Duc Nhien)
    • Hidden Gems: Darn! I Couldn't... (Harry Lorayne)
    • The Fulcrum Vanish (Matthew Dowden)
    • Fresh Gilbreath (Dr. Giorgio Tarchini)
  • May 2009
    • Signed Quarter In Balloon (Michel Huot)
    • Totally Under Control (Scott Robinson)
    • Money Where Your Mouth Is (Daniel J. Millstein)
    • Until You’re Blue in the Face (Jack Parker)
  • July 2009
    • Unfair Trade (Shiv Duggal)
    • Cash In Hand (Shiv Duggal)
    • Reorient Express (Shiv Duggal)
    • Exchange of Wealth (Shiv Duggal)
    • Vice Versa (Shiv Duggal)

  • August 2009
    • Double Stuff (Pete McCabe) (see video on right)
    • Matchmaker (Per Strandberg)
    • Four Gone Conclusion (Jacky Kahan)
    • Real-Life Nightshades (Dylan Gelinas)
    • Super Collectors (Doc Docherty)

Magicana 2010