Written by Lewis Ganson
Work of Dai Vernon
88 pages (Hardcover), published by The Supreme Magic Company
Illustrated with photographs
Language: English
50 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page AA Categories
Lewis Ganson Introduction
Dai Vernon Twisting the Aces
Related toVariations 5
Alex Elmsley, Dai Vernon Fingertip Elmsley Count
Dai Vernon Simple Arithmetic one of thirteen, using the Two of Clubs
Related toVariations 9
Dai Vernon Riffled Thought break
Dai Vernon Think of an Ace any Ace named, that Ace is shown in deck with four-way out
Related toVariations 13
Dai Vernon Out of Sight - Out of Mind original handling
Inspired byRelated toVariations 14
Dai Vernon Thought Transposed two sets of four Aces with different backs, thought of Ace transposes
Related toVariations 16
Dai Vernon Separation Move eight cards separated in center, middle two cards transposed when moving hands apart and turning both hands over
Dai Vernon Oil and Water 4&4, extra cards
Related toVariations 20
Dai Vernon Wedge Break Displacement
Related toVariations 22
Dai Vernon McDonald's $100 Routine three double facers
Related toVariationsAlso published here 26
Senor Notis The Notis Cascade One-handed Riffle Shuffle with Cascade Finale
Related to 31
Allan Shaw Allen Shaw's Card Production full palm
Cardini Cardini's Card Production modified Tenkai Palm
Dai Vernon Mosquito's Parade
Dai Vernon Basic Formation of a Step
Dai Vernon The Pull Through Shuffle one shuffle, three-shuffle sequence, Mysterious Kid version with fair cut and delayed strip-out
Related toVariations 43
Dai Vernon The Pull Out Shuffle
Retaining the Top Stock up to twenty cards, shown by a gambler in Reno
Related to 49
Herb Zarrow Zarrow Full Deck Control
Dai Vernon Side Riffle Cut bottom stock, one hand riffles through cards, other hand places packet in center
Also published here 51
Dai Vernon Transferring a Bottom Stock to the Top
Variations 52
Dai Vernon Reversal of Bottom Cards using riffle shuffle
Related to 53
Dai Vernon, Fred Black To Keep the Colours Separated
Also published here 54
Dad Stevens To Bring Cards to the Top Stevens Control
Variations 55
Dai Vernon Corner Crimp Corner Crimp with forefinger in Dealing position
Dai Vernon Top Card Crimp Corner Crimp while Overhand Shuffling
Dai Vernon Cut Crimp "roof crimp"
Dai Vernon Whole Pack Crimp Squeeze crimp in Dealing position
Dai Vernon Spring Crimp waterfall crimp
Mexican Joe Mexican Joe's Crimp making a one-way deck
Related toVariations 60
Dai Vernon Snap Crimp cutting to the Aces application
Related to 60
Dai Vernon Red-Black Separation with Snap Crimp performer brings cards of wanted colors from behind back
Related to 61
Dai Vernon Cards to Pocket ten cards
Related to 63
Dai Vernon First False Count seven as ten, faces shown each time, two taken back instead of taking one on one counting action
Related to 63
Dai Vernon Second False Count with fake take, scrapping sound
Dai Vernon Loewy Palm Cover
Dai Vernon Square-Up Palm as small packet is squared, all but one are stolen into palm
Dai Vernon False Transfer with Card
Dai Vernon The Classic Force
Johnny Paul Toss Force brief
Max Malini The Malini Force
Also published here 71
Dai Vernon Riffle Force Break
Dai Vernon Fan Force bottom card slid to other side, fan broken at any point
Related toVariations 73
Dai Vernon Back to Back Force
Dai Vernon The Trick That Cannot be Explained
Related toVariations 76
Dai Vernon The Vernon Glide
Related toAlso published here 82
Dai Vernon The Push-off Count
Dai Vernon The Buckle Count
  • To count cards onto the table.
  • To count cards into the other hand.
Data entered by Denis Behr, January 2004.