1970-1974
Written by Roger Smith
Work of Roger Smith
200 pages (Stapled), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with drawings
Language: English
50 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Issue Year Page Categories
Roger Smith Sympathetic Aces to Kings four Aces travel to one corner of newspaper, covered with two napkins, then Aces change into Kings
Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 1
Unknown Buckle Display hiding one face, showing other twice, using a buckle and multiple turnover to start
Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 2
Roger Smith A Glorpy Routine two slates are numbered and covered with folded handkerchief, ghost appears under handkerchief and as image on slate
Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 5
Roger Smith The Progressive Four Aces
Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 6
Roger Smith Any Number via False Faro Method
  • The Faro Shuffler's Column #1
without actual faro, straight-cut placement ("False Faro")
Related toVariations Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 9
Roger Smith (reviewer) Book Review Aug. 1970 very brief, Faro Fantasy, Tricks You Can Cout on, Smith on Card Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 9
Roger Smith Yea Old Editor's Monthly Talktalk Column
Vol. 1 No. 1 Aug. 1970 10
Roger Smith The Svengali Routine spectator keeps selecting the same card, then all cards look the same, deck ends up to be normal and selection is found in performer's pocket
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 1
Unknown Card Reverse from top to bottom, card is reversed in process
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 2
Roger Smith Pressure Pass one card pass, from center to bottom
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 3
Roger Smith (reviewer) Book Reviews September 1970 Smith on Cards #1 Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 5
Roger Smith (reviewer) Dingle's Deception by Harry Lorayne Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 5
Roger Smith (reviewer) Off Color Card Tricks by Milton Kort Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 5
Stan Shaffer The Shaffer New Silk Fold folding method for handkerchief production
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 6
Roger Smith The Faro Shuffler's Column #2
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 8
Roger Smith Any Number via False Faro Method - Variations two variations
Inspired by Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 8
Roger Smith The Greatest Faro Trick of the Century card vanish, straight cut placement, faro shuffle and sticky
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 8
Roger Smith Ye Old Editor's Monthly Talktalk Column
Vol. 1 No. 2 Sep. 1970 10
Roger Smith Mental Card Epic three selections, performer removes mates and chosen cards are placed on top
Related to Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 1
Unknown Cross Sum Force
Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 2
Roger Smith The Faro Shuffler's Column #3 spelling to the Aces, top cards of packets are then turned over and they are blank cards with message
Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 5
Roger Smith Will I Never Again coin is placed inside a triangle of matches and covered with a playing card coin vanishes
Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 7
Roger Smith (reviewer) Hierophant by Jon Racherbaumer Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 10
Roger Smith The Strange Lament of a Cardman or How I Got Bored and What I Did
Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 10
Roger Smith Ye Old Editors Talk Talk Column on "is magic dead?"
Vol. 1 No. 3 Oct. 1970 11
Roger Smith The Perfect Four Ace Trick
Vol. 1 No. 4 Nov. 1970 1
Unknown Snap Change
Vol. 1 No. 4 Nov. 1970 4
Roger Smith Faro Illuminator Setup
  • Faro Shuffler's Column #4
control with incomplete faro peek
Vol. 1 No. 4 Nov. 1970 8
Roger Smith (reviewer) Book Review for November 1970 The K-S Control System Vol. 1 No. 4 Nov. 1970 9
Roger Smith A Simple But Quite Expensive Coin Routine You'll Like - Part 1 sandwiched coin in box penetrates box and hand, Jo-pro Box
Vol. 1 No. 4 Nov. 1970 9
Roger Smith Ye Old Editors Monthly Talk Talk Column
Vol. 1 No. 4 Nov. 1970 10
Roger Smith The Liar Strikes Again without stack
Inspired by Vol. 1 No. 5 Dec. 1970 1
Roger Smith A Clever New Coin Move In Continuation switching coin while apparently throwing it out of coin box
Vol. 1 No. 5 Dec. 1970 8
Roger Smith Book Review For December of 1970 announcement for Coins of Ishtar
Vol. 1 No. 5 Dec. 1970 9
Roger Smith Ye Old Editors Monthly Talk Talk Column
Vol. 1 No. 5 Dec. 1970 10
Roy Walton Assembly In Reverse progressive assembly, faces of Aces not shown in each packets, just backs
Vol. 1 No. 6 Jan. 1971 1
Roger Smith The One Handed Faro Miracle gag, deck in order is placed inside case and is found shuffled, one handed Faro shuffle
Vol. 1 No. 6 Jan. 1971 5
Roger Smith John King and the Twelve Spades story trick with only one suit used, two riffle shuffles
Vol. 1 No. 6 Jan. 1971 6
Roger Smith Mental Card Epic Variation different method
Related to Vol. 1 No. 6 Jan. 1971 8
Roger Smith Card-O-Matic Writing one spectator signs back of a card and one face of another card, signatures end up on same card
Vol. 1 No. 6 Jan. 1971 9
Roger Smith Editor's Column
Vol. 1 No. 6 Jan. 1971 10
Roger Smith The Fake Deal Routine or Never Trust a Magician fake seconds, bottoms and center deals
Vol. 1 No. 7 Feb. 1971 1
Roger Smith The Four Sided Card card on the deck is turned over four times and different sides are shown
Vol. 1 No. 7 Feb. 1971 4
Roger Smith The Ultimate Shift apparently shifting card form center to top
Vol. 1 No. 7 Feb. 1971 5
Roger Smith Multiple Snap Change Interlude series of changes, snap over change and two other changes
Vol. 1 No. 7 Feb. 1971 7
Roger Smith The Worlds Most Complicated Card Trick With Two Cards cards turn blank, three cards
Vol. 1 No. 7 Feb. 1971 9
Roger Smith Ye Old Editors Talk Talk Talk Column
Vol. 1 No. 7 Feb. 1971 11
Bill Derman Repeat Tap Reverse Ace to Four turn over, then chosen value changes to selection and then into Joker and selection is removed from pocket
Inspired by Vol. 1 No. 8 Mar. 1971 1
Bernard Shine, Roger Smith The Head-less Coin Half dollar with head of Kennedy cut out
  • The Partial Travelor
half dollar placed inside spectator's hand, only head of the coin travels to performer's hand, coin has hole
Vol. 1 No. 8 Mar. 1971 5
James B. Torncello Torn Collectors Aces transpose, change colors, collect three selections and raise to the top
Vol. 1 No. 8 Mar. 1971 6
Data entered by Lorenz Schär.