Written by Jon Racherbaumer

Work of Various

208 pages (Stapled), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(70 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Issue Page Categories
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Rhumba Count Display
1 1
Jon Racherbaumer Odd Card Out six red backed cards and one blue backed card change into six blue backed cards and one red backed card
Inspired by 1 5
Lee Freed Klaatu, Barada, Nikto folded bill jumps up the ladder of two rubber bands between fingers, finessed initial set-up
Inspired by 1 9
Jon Racherbaumer Slip-Less Clip Force
1 17
Jon Racherbaumer Sacramento Stealth Steal from center into right-hand Tenkai palm
1 21
Edward Marlo Invisible Palm Festival two methods
1 27
Bernard Bilis, Jean Philippe Total A-Band-A-Ment rubber band around deck, finger put through, selection jumps face-up onto back of fingers, with locking feature, Hiro Sakai not mentioned
Inspired byRelated to 2 1
Unknown Flimpse "A Third Rendition", flicker glimpse, credit information
2 8
Daniel Rhod Rhod Show variation of the D'Amico Spread
Related to 2 12
Jack Birnman Sharper's Image after some shuffling (also by spectator) a two-handed game is dealt, performer receives a Full House with Aces and Kings, faro
2 15
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Royal Rollover
2 19
Jon Racherbaumer Kick-Counting On It!
Inspired by 2 21
Edward Marlo Kick-Count
2 22
Jon Racherbaumer Professional Color Vision intro and credit information
3 1
Edward Marlo Marlo Vision four phases
  • Marlo's Undercover Aright
  • Optical Revolve
Related to 3 3
Jon Racherbaumer Psychic Leap Frog card chosen, a few cards tabled, origami frog from card produced and it locates a card (with Card Hopper parity principle) with funny message, frog unfolded and it is the selection
Inspired by 3 15
Jeff Busby Discrepancy Deal Force
Related to 3 16
Unknown Biddle Switch card switched as a few are biddled into left hand
3 18
Edward Marlo Subtle Scoop Addition adding card under a packet as it is scooped off table edge, deck remains in left hand
Related to 3 20
Jon Racherbaumer Stranger Succession Aces credit information
Inspired by 4 1
Doug Conn Chameleon Sandwich sandwich effect followed by color changing deck surprise
Also published here 4 4
Reinhard Müller 3-Card Catch
4 9
Jon Racherbaumer Eddie Marlo Lives! card chosen with mathematical procedure, packets counted and digits added, selection found by spelling the trick's title, faro
Inspired by 4 13
Slydini Slydini's Presentation of 9999 Miracle
Inspired by 4 14
Simon Lovell, Gary Plants Jacked Black! card and position remembered, then another value added and card ends up at this position, switchless switch placement
4 14
Jon Racherbaumer Bravura Transposition two tabled cards transpose
Inspired by
  • "Pushover" (Gordon Bruce, Half an Hour with Gordon Bruce, 1986)
4 16
Dai Vernon Double Laydown nail finesse
4 17
Unknown Steal from Tabled Double hand drags top card away
4 18
Edward Marlo Push Switch as tabled card is pushed forward
4 20
Bob Sheets Killer Kitsen Miracle Dutch Looper gaff, three phases
  • Flap-Flip Move
Inspired by
  • "Kitson Miracle" (Patrick Page)
5 1
Jon Racherbaumer The Curse of Scotland card chosen (Christ force), another card chosen and put reversed in center, then match and reversed card is between other cards of that value
Inspired by
  • "Fate or Free Will?" (Jack Carpenter, Labyrinth #1, 1994)
5 9
Doug Conn Conn's Opening featuring addition from card case's cellophane with slit
Inspired by
  • "Fate or Free Will?" (Jack Carpenter, Labyrinth #1, 1994)
5 10
Jon Racherbaumer Playing the Light on using a shiner, Eddie Fay, with red-black location effect with hidden clocking
5 14
Jon Racherbaumer In Situ Glimpse spectator cuts off packet and remembers bottom card
5 19
Paul LePaul Natural Jog Control top half tossed on bottom half
5 19
Gerry Surma Swivel Change card on face of deck changes, is pivoted off Ovette master move like
Related to 5 20
Edward Marlo Wrist-Turn Swivel-Change card on face of deck changes, is pivoted off Ovette master move like
Related to 5 25
Doug Conn Travelers Two every suit named before travel
Also published here 6 1
Jon Racherbaumer Calculated Invisible Toss card among five chosen, it becomes invisible and reappears reversed in deck at position that equals sum of remaining four cards
Inspired byVariations 6 10
Thom Huxley Janus Card to Wallet named card, Bendix Bombshell
6 11
Peter Duffie Incomplete Surprise two cards chosen, packet cut off and counted, then card chosen in incomplete faro condition, another card chosen by counting to original number, an indicator turns over with both selections on either side
Related to 6 13
Jon Racherbaumer Banded Together rubber band around deck, vanishes and reappears in case, banded deck face up on table, face card changes
Inspired by 6 15
Edward Marlo Tabled Flat Palm off tabled deck
6 20
Doug Conn Subtle Tabled Reverse deck can be turned over
Inspired byRelated to 6 22
Brad Henderson Universal Mexican Joker changes into two signed selections one by one, then other cards change into Jokers, full deck becomes Jokers
6 25
Warren Stephens One-Handed, Cold Double-Lift
6 26
Doug Conn Plastic Surgery monte type routine with Bizarre Twist, stretching and shrinking
Inspired byRelated to 7 1
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Rhumba Count
7 2
Philip T. Goldstein Transferloss Toss reappears in the deck at specific position after Invisible Card themed effect
Inspired by 7 14
Peter Duffie Re-Calculated Invisible Toss card among five chosen, it becomes invisible and reappears reversed in deck at position that equals sum of remaining four cards
Inspired by 7 16
Jon Racherbaumer Pocket Interchange only discussion of outer reality of following two versions, not actual method details
  • Carpenter's Method (Jack Carpenter)
  • Racherbaumer's Facsimile Method
7 17
Jon Racherbaumer Graduate's Interchange
7 20
Jon Racherbaumer Carribean Assembly
Inspired by 7 21
Jon Racherbaumer Don't Be Superstitious typo "Superstition", four key cards throughout deck
Inspired by 7 23
Jon Racherbaumer The Spectator Works Harder to Triumph tapestry routine with sixteen cards, only selection remains reversed
Inspired by
  • Peter Duffie routine
7 25
Chad Long Trans-Assembling Jokers named four-of-a-kind put under ashtray, four Jokers put under three-card packets for an assembly, after assembly the Jokers transpose with quartet under ashtray
7 27
Edward Marlo Flutterless Bottom Deal left fingers remain extended
8 1
Doug Conn Coincidice
  • four dice rolled, each number counted off top of deck, last cards match all four numbers
  • Second Phase (four dice used to count down to cards, they are the four Aces)
Also published here 8 4
Unknown Lollapalooza Prediction "except for the Four of Clubs"
8 5
Peter Duffie Laurel & Hardy Card Trick two cards chosen from deck with names on the backs, they are Stan and Ollie and prediction is Laurel and Hardy photograph
8 8
Doug Conn Another Invisible 21-Card Trick spectator pockets card, it is named
Inspired byAlso published here 8 9
Christian Chelman Blind Sighted card approximately in center, then dealt into six heaps
Related to 8 11
Edward Marlo Shifting, Whispering Thoughts two cards and their positions thought of in ten-card packet, both divined
  • Preferred Handling (ten memorized cards)
Inspired by
  • "Devilish Die" (Jack Avis, Ibidem #22, Oct. 1960)
8 12
Edward Marlo Observation Test
8 14
Arturo de Ascanio Ascanio's Floating Double double moved forward on deck one-handed with left thumb and first finger
8 17
Jon Racherbaumer Whispering Snitch
Inspired by
  • Peter Duffie version of The Whispering Queen
8 19
Jon Racherbaumer Allerchrist Fix four cards added to count down to previous selection
Inspired by 8 20
Steve Reynolds On the Clip Palm looks like LTP is meant
8 22
Steve Reynolds Miracle Steal Replacement partial LTP steal before replacement
Related to 8 23
Steve Reynolds Loadless Sandwich/Load LTP steal and backwards pivoting
8 23