Tag Archives: Banachek


Banachek – Loraynes Buck

Columnist: Banachek Lorayne’s Buck A borrowed dollar bill is folded and placed in an envelope and laid out in a row with three other envelopes. The mentalist turns his back and the spectator freely moves the envelopes about. Under these conditions, with his back turned, the mentalist eliminates all of the other envelopes leaving the […]


Banachek – Georgeand Bill

Columnist: Banachek GEORGE & BILL This first appeared in Bascom’s Magick Experiment with this strange of-the-wall concept. You’ll find it can be employed as close-up as well as stage presentations. “As most school-children know” you begin, “Abraham Lincoln was known as Honest Abe. Yet, he was not the most honest president we ever had. “That […]


Banachek – The Rose Affair

Columnist: Banachek The following is taken from Teller’s introduction in new book “Psychological Subtelties”, available from Joe Stevens or Scott Wells. It is a simple effect but one that gives us an interesting way to think about how to present mentalism. Imagine a mentalist who began: “There are no psychic forces – no vibes, no […]