38 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Sympathetic Effects / Miscellaneous
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Victor Farelli Pencil and Pack Selected card appears next to magician's card in the pack in sympathy (uses pencil to choose card) "Lend Me Your Pack" 26
Unknown Coincidence two cards turned over, in second deck same two cards are found turned over Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 171
Charles T. Jordan Sympathetic Numbers coincidences with number ten, Tens show up, cut off packet are ten cards, ..., stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 278
Tom Sellers Blue Sympathy named card reverses itself in second deck Magical Mixture 5
James Steranko Voodoo Card "An Experiment into the Unknown"
card named and removed and turned over, mate turns over in deck, they transpose, Triumph phase
Variations Steranko on Cards 58
Karl Fulves Epilogue card turned over in one deck turns over in other deck, selection written on card in one deck appears on same card in other deckRelated to
  • p. 109 for reference
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 9) 107
J. W. Sarles Strange Sympathy hearts from one pack tacked to easel, hearts from other pack removed, chosen card turns over on easel, then one of the tacked cards changes to spades, see p. 206 for idea by Larry Jennings The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 188
Karl Fulves Split Second two cards from two decks (same face, different backs) change place through tableVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 2) 690
Jerry K. Hartman PersuACEive Three Aces lost in deck face down, Ace of Spades left face up in the middle. The other three Aces appear face up near to Ace of Spades Means & Ends 18
Karl Fulves Matching Miracle with red and black ace to four, as a climax black cards transform into red cards, first face exactly as "Napoleon"Related to Close-Up Mental Magic 37
Des Colgan Miracle Matchstick Missile card is selected and the cards put back in case, match is fired on the box, chosen card has a hole burnt through it Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 4) 195
Karl Fulves Generation jokers duplicate cards put between them, posed as a problemRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 14) 54
Murray Bonfeld Sympathetic Perception five (mental) selections, deck shuffled and dealt into three piles, all selections end up in one pile Faro Concepts 32
Bob Ostin Demonology signed card ends up with a burnt corner, name of card appears in a flash on tissue paper Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 1) 6
David Britland Voo-Duo "Two cards linked by uncanny forces"
card in one half is touched and turned over, mate turns over in other half
Equinox 28
Bob Ostin Twisting Twins card turned over, mate in deck turns over in sympathy Angel Card Rise Plus 20
David Britland Daedalus animation of perpendicular card, sympathy presentation, devano Angel Card Rise Plus 20
David Regal Simple Sympathy about twelve cards from two decks are same in the end Star Quality - The Magic of David Regal 248
Karl Fulves Side by Side selection turns over in similar place in another deck The Cervon File 167
Toshiyuki Serizawa Burnt Out signed card in deck, lighter held underneath deck, selection has burn marks New Magic Of Japan 92
Karl Fulves Hand Out two hands arrange in same order, beginning of "Handicraft" section And a Packet of Cards 54
Jay Sankey Where's There Smoke signed selection becomes scorched on the face, two methods 100% Sankey 75
Jörg Alexander Weber Brandzeichen card chosen and returned to deck, first letter of spectator's name written on paper and burned, letter burned into selectionInspired byVariations Hardcore 48
Tony Binarelli Voodoo X on selection appears on duplicate in second deck, also circle on face, involved voodoo doll and movement under handkerchief, glorpy Card File 157
Jerry K. Hartman Made to Order two four-card packets end up in the same order Profile (Issue 18) 4
Guy Hollingworth, James Steranko The Voodoo Card selection in deck behaves like isolated card that is torn and torchedInspired byAlso published here The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Astonishing Friends) 303
Jörg Alexander Weber Brandzeichen II card chosen and returned to deck, first letter of spectator's name written on paper and burned, letter burned into selection and letter appears on arm when ashes rubbed on armInspired by 7 Close-Up 13
Nick Trost Believe It or Not! mixed cards become ordered and ordered cards become mixed (improved method from original, published in The Linking Ring, February 1955)Inspired byAlso published here The Card Magic of Nick Trost 150
Peter Duffie, Gene Maze Double-Stuck Prediction of two selections in the form of jumbo cards (weird twisting revelation), found to be stapled together, and the actual selections are also stapled togetherInspired by Effortless Card Magic 99
Pit Hartling Chameleon joker changes into three selected cards and back, double faced divided gaff The Book 79
Guy Hollingworth Voodoo Card selection in deck behaves like isolated card that is torn and torchedAlso published here Drawing Room Deceptions 14
David Acer Symmetry wings of angels on back of Bicycle card are blackened with mirror held in center of card, on other side the blackening duplicatesInspired by
  • "Twilight Angels" (Paul Harris)
Natural Selections — Volume II 43
Eugene Burger The Burned Card burned in pentagram appears in selected cardVariations Mastering the Art of Magic 39
Karl Fulves Matrix With Words "Problems"
matrix force with words, composing something like a card or a condition "red kings are reversed", posed as a problem
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 107
Jay Sankey Voodoo Card signed and lost in deck, a white index card is folded in quarters and selected card is found folded in the deck. Then corner of selected card is burnt, and index card is found to be burnt in the corner too Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 25
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Producers pairs of cards pushed through deck and a composite (suit-value) card emergesInspired by
  • "Autoplunger 5" (Gavin Ross, Auto-Plunger, 1994)
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 12
Guy Hollingworth The Voodoo Card selection in deck behaves like isolated card that is torn and torchedAlso published here Renovations 50
Paul Vigil Sympathy (for the Devil) Cards "or Cartas con Simpatia Diabolica"
two packets end up in the same order, despite mixing procedures, one packet mixed again and its order typed into phone, performer's phone rings
- Part 1: My Condolences
- Part 2: Can You Hear Me Now?
Inspired by
  • "DealFlipDropCut" (Howard A. Adams, OICUFESP Vol. 6, 1980, p. 15)
The Doors of Deception 227