Written by Roger Pierre

Work of Francis Carlyle

186 pages (Hardcover), published by Nightmare Alley Productions
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(102 entries)

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Francis Carlyle The Two Black Aces black aces on top and bottom are placed in center and come back to initial positionRelated to 1
Unknown Charlier Cut at crimp 4
Peter Kane, Ken Krenzel, Francis Carlyle The Gun card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gun, presentation and patterInspired by 5
Francis Carlyle The Stanley Collins - Carlyle Ace Trick aces reappear in named hand 9
Francis Carlyle Vanish for Stanley Collins Aces glide 10
Francis Carlyle The Educated Deck spectator cuts deck and finds a reversed card, locator card leads to selection 11
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Placement 11
Francis Carlyle Comedy Rising Card with thumb 12
Unknown Three Peeks 1. top, while turning hand over
2. Bubble Peek
3. while cutting deck
Francis Carlyle Notes four guidelines on magic 15
Francis Carlyle Carlyle Ace Trick - A Red and Black Ace Transposition Also published here 15
Francis Carlyle Card through Box and Hank 18
Francis Carlyle Dots it? same as Fox's "The Question Is..."Related to 20
Francis Carlyle Infallible Thought Card bet theme, two different back colored cards, one transforms in other then in to joker 20
Francis Carlyle 1 to 5 Change order of one to five changes 22
Francis Carlyle Francis Carlyle False Count tips on the Carlyle false count, not learnable from that descriptionRelated to 23
Elmer Biddle, Francis Carlyle Biddle Pop-Over classic Biddle Trick 23
Elmer Biddle, Larry Jennings Biddle Steal 24
Francis Carlyle Coins through the Table Han Ping Chien type, six coins and one odd coinAlso published here 25
Han Ping Chien Han Ping Chien 25
Francis Carlyle The Double Lift 28
Paul LePaul The Fan Location without credit 31
Unknown Cigarette Vanisher with pull, standard 35
Francis Carlyle Replacement of Bottom Palmed Cards from left hand 36
Francis Carlyle The Fastest Change basically same as Marlo's "Visual Retention Change"Related to 37
Unknown One Hand Top Palm 38
Henri De Manche One Hand Coin Switch classic De Manche switch 41
Francis Carlyle Copper-Silver Transpo 43
Unknown Simple Switch thumb palm 44
Unknown Copper-Silver Switch Bobo Switch 46
Unknown Signed Coin Switch 48
Francis Carlyle Expansion of Texture standard l'Homme Masqué method 49
Unknown A Coin Vanish 54
Francis Carlyle Silver-Copper Extraction two coins in handkerchief, named coin penetrates it 56
Unknown Palmed Card Replacement 61
Francis Carlyle A Double Shuffle to retain a Top Card turning deck over for second shuffle, jog 62
Francis Carlyle The No Pass Utility Move overhand shuffle control 64
Francis Carlyle Mental Selection of a Card single card divnination 67
Francis Carlyle Carlyle's Miracle - The Cops and the Culprit two kings placed face up in the deck and they come together, then the selection appears sandwiched in between 67
Dai Vernon The Vernon Touch card hidden in pressure fan 73
Francis Carlyle Out of this World Tips and Bits of Business 74
Jack McMillen, Francis Carlyle Impromptu Jack McMillen Rising Card 75
Francis Carlyle Matching the Selected Card brief 77
Al Leech, Francis Carlyle Al Leech Discovery of the Aces Inspired by 78
Francis Carlyle One Hand Pass Locator glimpsing bottom card, for magicians 81
Francis Carlyle Transposition Reverse performer and spectator select a card from each half and they turn over in the deck 81
Unknown The Old Ash Trick 86
Francis Carlyle Carlyle's Remote Control 86
Al Baker Al Baker's Version stabbing force 87
Morris Loewy Professor Loewy Palm 89
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm 90
Francis Carlyle Two Dice Switch 92
Unknown The Top Change brief 95
Francis Carlyle Sucker Tricks - false bottom change
- all cards alike using top change (Johnny Paul)
- card on forehead
Francis Carlyle Sugar Transfer initials of selection appear on skin of spectator, sugar cube as stamp 97
Francis Carlyle The New, Revised Version of the "Homing Card" Inspired byAlso published here 98
S. W. Erdnase, Francis Carlyle A Multiple Card Palm and Steal Utilizing the Diagonal Push-Through Method DPS with several cardsInspired by 104
Francis Carlyle Notes - folding coin and bottle through table
- loading coin on dentist dam
- spectator sits on card
Francis Carlyle Glass Through Table brief, coin and glass under napkin through table 110
Francis Carlyle Date Card Trick cutting the aces forming year dates 110
Unknown, Bert Allerton Slip Force 111
Steve Miaco Miaco card to pocket, brief idea 112
Norman Houghton, Gordon Bruce Card to Pocket without credit 112
Herb Zarrow Herb Zarrow's False Shuffle slip cut and using center packet 115
Francis Carlyle Carlyle's Cold Deck Switch 117
Unknown The Pocket Switch deck switch in pocket 119
Francis Carlyle The Five & One Dollar Transpo gaffed bill 120
Francis Carlyle Background on the Haunted deck, Brain Wave Deck, Ultra Mental Deck 123
Francis Carlyle Nai Writer brief historical note 123
Unknown The Three Digit Miracle of Calder performer reads spectator's mind and vice versa 124
Joseph Dunninger Dunninger's Addition Slates add-a-number slate, flap 125
Francis Carlyle Bottom Facts on Doctor Drudell 126
Francis Carlyle Pocket Money on Martin Sunshine 126
Francis Carlyle Germain's Paper billet switch with pencil, unclear if by Germain or Jacques Remanaux 126
Francis Carlyle Dunninger Anecdote 126
Theodore Annemann, Dr. Stanley Jaks Anneman's "Test of the Tiber" Related to 127
Francis Carlyle, Martin Sunshine Sightless Vision comments 128
Francis Carlyle Paul Rosini Anecdote 128
Francis Carlyle More Tips and Bits - memory stunt linked to David Roth
- Laurie Irelnd Charlier Pass Peek
- Dunninger using prominent people
- remembering serial number of bill
Audley Walsh, Al Koran Magician's Nightmare description Koran Deck and some Koran anecdotes 130
Emil Jarrow Salted Deck way to pour salt on deck 133
Mogul Mogul center tear idea and reading it with crystal ball 133
Unknown Mnemonic Code letters / numbers, Numerical Dictionary 134
Pat Hennessy Pat Hennesy's Any Card memorized deck with memory aid system, used for Allerton's Card StabRelated toAlso published here
  • "Any Card" in Charlie Miller's Magicana column in "Genii"
Unknown False Middle Cut witch charlier cut, deck is actually cut but cyclic order is retained 141
Unknown Center Glimpse break to step 144
Unknown Tom Haw - Becker Triple Prediction two decks named cards end up at same position, unclear description 145
Roger Pierre Ken Brooke, esq. 147
Francis Carlyle Card to Borrowed Envelope & Wallet double facer, one card in borrowed wallet, one in envelopeRelated to 148
Francis Carlyle Top and bottom of the Glass Transposition duplicate 152
Unknown Transpo "Move" 153
Francis Carlyle Transpo in the Hand signed on back 154
Peter Kane The Poker Hand same as "Royal Flush Flash"Related to 155
Francis Carlyle Salt Gimic Hand Servante ditching gimmick in other hand 156
Francis Carlyle Father Blantz bit of business of Father Blantz, bar magic 156
Roger Pierre Sponge Balls on Count Orloff and sponge balls 157
Francis Carlyle Sponge Ball Vanish 158
Francis Carlyle "Almost Half" in course of divination a half dollar is produced under cardRelated to 161
Francis Carlyle The Second Deal classic strike second deal 163
Francis Carlyle The Passé-Passé Cards two times ten cards, classic 166
Unknown The Push-Over False Count 170
Paul LePaul, Francis Carlyle The Paul Le Paul Signed Cards to Sealed Envelope & Wallet Construction of the Paul Le Paul Wallet & The EnvelopeInspired by 173