Help us get to over 8,744 articles in 2024.

If you know of a magician not listed in MagicPedia, start a New Biography for them. Contact us at

Potter's Index

From Magicpedia, the free online encyclopedia for magicians by magicians.
Jump to: navigation, search
Potter's Index
AuthorJack Potter
PublisherMicky Hades Enterprises
Publication Date1967

Potter's Index also known as The Master Index to Magic in Print, is an index of nearly 100,000 tricks, routines by categories (including an extensive list of card magic categories) compiled by Jack Potter (up to the end of 1964) with the aid of Milton Kort. It originally appeared in his "Potter's Bar" column in both The Linking Ring and The Budget.

It was later published in fourteen, 500 pages, volumes by Micky Hades between 1967 and 1975. A fifteenth volume, consisting of nine supplements, was also released.

This information has been a huge resource for many magicians when researching the history of specific effects and methods.

Book Navigation
Category:Books by author Category:Books by publisher Category:Books by year
Category:Classic Books Category:Series Category:Manuscripts
Early Magic Books Bibliographies Magic themed novels