Written by Karl Fulves

Work of Karl Fulves

50 pages (Stapled), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with drawings by Joseph K. Schmidt.
Language: English

(45 entries)


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Karl Fulves Introduction 1
Karl Fulves Makeshift card changes in named card, back to back transformation handlingRelated to 2
Karl Fulves Overthrow coin (or other object) on tabled spread during turnover 4
Karl Fulves Launch Site copper coin under tabled spread, silver on top, silver vanishes and reappears under isolated card 5
Karl Fulves Force Card Note forcing card with coin on spread via "Overthrow", A-10 set-up 5
Karl Fulves Trade In two 3s and an Ace change to two Aces and a 3Inspired by 6
Unknown Alignment Move 6
Karl Fulves Pirouette with extra cardRelated to 6
Karl Fulves Rough House three cards in case, two more put in, then those two come out cut up in pieces, story presentationRelated to
  • Richard Himber's "Surprise Stab"
Karl Fulves Unbeknownst bridged deckRelated to 10
Karl Fulves Mexipo 2&2 oil & water sequence with a card transposition, "As the title indicates, this is a transpo-type trick using a Mexican turnover." 11
Karl Fulves Mexican Turnover from Center Related to 11
Karl Fulves Sidepockets two selections from the two side pockets, alternative bluff method givenInspired by 12
Karl Fulves Two Pocket Bluff two cards palmed in one hand are apparently removed from different pockets 12
Karl Fulves, John Scarne, J. W. Sarles Flash Poker spectator stops performer's shuffle at four Aces, they then change into a royal flushInspired by
  • item in "Swindle Sheet"
Unknown Overhand Shuffle Stop Force 14
Unknown Ditch on Tabled Packet 15
Karl Fulves Rivalry black kings catch two Aces, then red kings catch four Aces and previously found aces between black kings are goneInspired by 16
Karl Fulves Trade Secrets selection to pocket 18
Karl Fulves Flushtration Palm bluff in which double card is openly placed in palm, then one card removed 19
Karl Fulves Rightful Place deck spread face-down on table, spectator marks back of any card, spread turned over, magician correctly guesses card, multiple methodsVariations 20
Karl Fulves Faxfiction three cards on fax machine, two exchanged, image sent, performer on other end names position of unchanged cardInspired by 22
Karl Fulves Starlite different method for "Rightful Place"Inspired by 23
Martin Gardner Martin Gardner's Approach different method for "Rightful Place"Inspired by 23
Karl Fulves Covering the Spread different method for "Rightful Place"Inspired byVariations 24
Karl Fulves Marksman Inspired by 25
Karl Fulves This Just Out side-jogged sandwich cards in deck, selection appears between those side-jogged cards 27
Karl Fulves Non-Symmetric Trap selection lost in deck, two red Jacks with x card cut in deck, black Jack cut in deck and other black Jack left on table, red Jacks now have two black Jacks sandwiched and tabled card is selection 29
T. Nelson Downs Downs Slip Cut left thumb holds back top cardRelated to
  • "The Downs-McGuire Letters" (p. 22)
Karl Fulves Standard Test four Jacks change into two Jacks and a double backer which is split into two Aces 32
Karl Fulves Daley's Last Handling 33
Karl Fulves Center Pull Out Double Lift Gemini CountRelated to 33
Karl Fulves, Don Stewart on Splitting and Fusion for magicians, dated to 1950s 33
Karl Fulves Cast of Characters four jokers, small packet ambitious, change into kings 34
Karl Fulves Reference Notes on the Center Pull-Out, precursor MarconickRelated to 35
Karl Fulves Run Around one-handed cutting sequence used to find selection with sandwich cards 36
Karl Fulves Cutting Control to top 36
Karl Fulves Flourish One-Hand Cut Sequence "Reverse Charlier", see also p. 47 for credit information 37
Karl Fulves Jackhammer Finish alternate finish to "Run Around", deck with two Jacks sticking out hammered on card case, selection eventually sandwiched in between them 40
Karl Fulves Kixback prediction card on top of deck between sandwich cards, card selected and put back, it was the prediction card which is still sandwichedRelated to 41
Unknown Buckle Side Steal to side-jog the card 41
Karl Fulves Read No Evil two old pieces of paper, deck cut in three piles, coincidences occur 42
Karl Fulves Wind-Up Cut cutting sequence to secretly reverse half the deck 44
Karl Fulves Reverse English Inspired by 46
Karl Fulves Wind Up Reverse alternative handling, cut that reversed half the deck 48