276 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Prediction / Multiple Card Prediction
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Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählter Karten No. 39, four piles made, one chosen, all cards from that pile are predicted in envelope, nested envelopes system Der Kartenkünstler 46
Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählten Karten deck dealt into four piles, one chosen, all cards in this pile are predicted Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 76
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Des indischen Marabuts Sehergabe three numbers named and cards counted to, numbers and cards predicted, prepared envelope, faced deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 57
Unknown Kunststück à la Cumberland three cards removed by spectators and placed in handkerchief, predicted on three billets in goblet, they travel back into deck, billet index Der moderne Kartenkünstler 61
Unknown The Demon Envelope seven cards predicted in nesting envelopes New Era Card Tricks 100
Unknown Thought Foretold deck divided in four piles, one chose, all cards divined and predicted New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown The Divination Of Thought three cards and their positions are predictedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 174
Unknown Der neue magische Kartenkreis "by H. Sch., Dresden", two predictions in envelopes, three dice rolled to get two numbers, counted to in a circle of cards, both predicted, Q-principle Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 170
Eduard W. Lufa Halt! three cards selected, card dealt into hat one by one, each spectator says stop during the deal and the performer is holding the spectator's selection at that moment, second deck cut into four piles, one pile selected and all its cards predicted in envelope, then first deck changes into one-way force deck of each of the three selections one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 147
A. J. Das Vorherbestimmen menschlicher Gedanken oder "Die Sehergabe des indischen Marabus" three selections and their positions in the deck predicted, faced deck, two methods with or without an off-stage assistant, pocket writing of numbers with stencil Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 115
Charles T. Jordan The Trio No. 10, also "The Thirty-first Mystery", three cards predicted, new deck opened and three selected, three duplicates palmed to deck Thirty Card Mysteries 40
Al Baker Two Souls with but a single Thought coincidence & prediction, two cardsRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript) 476
Charles T. Jordan The Vanishing Pair two selected cards are predicted and travel from one half to the other in card case, miscallingRelated toAlso published here The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 10
Tom Sellers The Double Card Prediction double backer stabbed in deck Sellers' Secrets 17
Victor Farelli Choice Foretold two cards chosen, both cards predicted by two cards each via value and suit in two envelopes Controlled Coincidence 10
Al Baker Al Baker's Famous Two Souls Trick coincidence & prediction, two cardsRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 485
Ralph W. Hull Hull's Marvelous Card Prediction three cards predicted, one thought of, two methods, one with Thayer's Lock Flap Card Box, predictions written on billets in clever way "Eye-Openers" 6
Theodore Annemann The Prophecy of Occurence two card prediction, slates SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 37
Theodore Annemann The Lady and the Gentleman two card prediction with billet indexRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 40
Harris Solomon Diabolical Influence multiple prediction of cards and a number on face of playing card, stacked The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 15) 76
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Master Mind two decks, three cards are predicted Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 16
Theodore Annemann The Act longer routine of The Master Mind, several times cards are predicted on billets Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 17
Al Baker Twin Souls two cardsAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 17
Unknown Prediction confusing cut to force two cards, possibly by Ralph W. Hull (see Trost reference)Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 23
Unknown The Double Card Prediction double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
Charles T. Jordan Twentieth Century Sorcery exploiting special feature on back of Bicycle Blue Thistle Backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 145
Unknown Coincidence two cards turned over, in second deck same two cards are found turned over Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 171
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker Medium Writes Card Predictions three predictions of a selected written on a piece of paper next to the name of the spectator and thrown into a bowl "En Rapport" 6
Franklin M. Chapman Psychic Slate Mystery predictions of two selected cards on slate, chalk swami Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 6) 3
Oscar Weigle Duo Prediction Do That Again! 37
L. Vosburgh Lyons Tri-Predict envelope cut in deck, card above and below predicted, repeat The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 55) 389
Robert Brethen Known Before card on both sides predicted The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 58) 419
Michael F. Zens Zen's X-Clusive Card Combination several cards are selected from a shuffled deck and replaced, performer finds them, then cards are put in envelopes, inside are predictions which match Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 5) 1
Eddie Clever Master of Will three cards in three envelopes, same cards are selected from other deck and were predicted Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 6) 1
Purvis W. Miller Double Prediction predictions with blue and red pencil match cards selected from blue-backed and red-backed deck, one forcing deck, other one stacked or marked The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 30
Theodore Annemann Lady and Gentleman two card prediction with billet indexInspired byRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 529
Orville Wayne Meyer Twin Prediction partial set-up and ten-card billet index The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 530
Orville Wayne Meyer, Arthur H. Buckley Twin Prediction - The Improved Buckley Method full deck stack and billet index The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 530
Jack Vosburgh Double Edged Sword of Might two card prediction, one-ahead, mirage deck The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 122) 713
Al Baker Al Baker's "Twin Soul" Card Prediction two spectators select cards via counting, see also here Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 229
Hen Fetsch Future-Hue card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted board with three different colors The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 33) 135
Hen Fetsch Past Present and Future card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted by a medium on different colored papers The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 33) 136
The Brain Guys Weirdo Double two predictionsInspired by The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 46) 190
Al Baker Al Baker's Best Card Trick two cards, duplicate bank The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 54) 222
The Brain Guys, Charles T. Jordan Brain Guys & Jordan (Double Prediction) two cards remembered from twenty, in the hands antifaro, prediction of places The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 56) 229
Frank Kelly Double Double prediction of two cards on double blank card, card is inserted in the deck next to the predicted one'sRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 63) 256
Verne Chesbro Three Weirds three cards are predicted, three mathematical forces The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 84) 340
Theodore Annemann The Master Mind stack, billet index My Best 69
Bruce Elliott Change! Thought! Coincidence! card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted on three different colored cardboards Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 38
Hen Fetsch Future Hue card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted board with three different colorsRelated to Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 44
Hen Fetsch Past Present and Future card selected, thought of and unseen are all predicted by a medium on different colored papers Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 46
L. Vosburgh Lyons Match'em! spectator pushes middle of the center out with a knife / pencil, two times it's the mate of a previously tabled mate The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 360
Cyril Marriott Affinities thought of card and unknown selection in envelope are predicted, with mental masterpiece card case and Pop-Eyed Popper cardsRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 107) 431
Ronald B. Edwards Predic-2 see correction on p. 506 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 124) 498
George G. Kaplan The Calcutta Mystery (First Version) two card prediction written with different colored pencils, one aheadInspired by
  • "The Bombay Mystery" (George Kaplan, marketed)
The Fine Art of Magic 148
George G. Kaplan The Calcutta Mystery (Second Version) without the colored pencils, but with spectators initials, one ahead The Fine Art of Magic 152
Unknown Twenty-One Cards - A Double Prediction using in the hands antifaro The Fine Art of Magic 175
Roger Barkann Parallels two decks, two predictions placed in books, as well as selections of spectatorAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 151) 606
Unknown To Predict Three Selected Cards using double envelope Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 178
Unknown Magic Card Revelation Pull out cards from pocket that always add to selected card Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 34
Eddie Clever By Chance Alone two selection put on slates with written predictions match Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 9
John Scarne Scarne's Predicto No. 7, Business card with prediction placed randomly in deck, predicts which two cards it is placed in betweenVariations Scarne on Card Tricks 18
John Scarne, Bill Simon Double Prediction No. 59, Basic routine with Business Card Prophecy move, predict where business card is placed, for credit information see Scarne referenceRelated to Scarne on Card Tricks 105
Bill Simon Double Prediction Effective Card Magic 161
Bill Simon Business Card Prophesy two cards predicted on business card, cards which are next to it after pushed in the deck, for credit information see Scarne reference "Business Card ESP"Related toVariations Effective Card Magic 32
Theodore Annemann The Master Mind 14-15 card stack, two decks Annemann's Buried Treasures 8
Maurice Howarth Bi-Le-Temps prediction of two cards on business card The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 297) 1188
Bill Simon Twice Clipped two mates predictions, cards clipped together with paper clips The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 300) 1199
Stewart James Nullificator Slate Mystery names of cut to cards are predicted on slate The Nullificator 6
Roger Barkann Parallels two decks, two predictions placed in books, as well as selections of spectatorAlso published here The Best in Magic 113
Lu Brent "U-Predict-Them" Pretty much identical to "U-Find-Our-Cards", except card is stabbed between two other cards, the two cards are predictedRelated to Fifteen Star Card Effects 23
Art Johnston Predicto two cards, two way forcing deck with subtleties 26 Originals 8
Stewart James Unwritten Predictions two predictions in card stand Magic Mine No. 1 19
Tony Corinda, Jon Tremaine (6) The Mentalist's Four Ace Trick four cards are selected and put into a glass each, in the glasses are odd backed cards as predictions, two times four Aces Predictions 111
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method III two cards counted to are predicted by performer Marlo Meets His Match 7
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method IV two cards counted to are predicted, alternating set-up Marlo Meets His Match 8
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VI two cards counted to predicted Marlo Meets His Match 9
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VII two cards cut to predicted by performer Marlo Meets His Match 18
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method IX two cards cut to predicted by performer Marlo Meets His Match 21
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VIII two cards cut to predicted/matched by performer with other deck Marlo Meets His Match 20
Peter Warlock Down in the Meadow two card prediction, gaffed card stand Magic of the Mind 48
Oscar Weigle, Harry Lorayne Prediction Extraordinaire two predictions written, two numbers named, cards at that position are predicted cards Close-up Card Magic 229
Ralph W. Hull Trigon II three cards are selected from a deck and put in three glasses, a spectator then takes three cards from another deck that are put with the first cards, when the pairs are turned over, they match, partial rough-smooth red-blue menetekelVariations Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil II 21
Edward Marlo Thoughts on Blind Choice two selections from one deck match two reversed prediction cards in second deck, four methods with different gaffed decks (Ultra Mental Deck, deck with twenty-six different cards duplicated, Audley Walsh's Dream Deck / Koran Deck)Inspired by
  • Jack Avis' "Blind Choice" (GEN June 1964)
Faro Controlled Miracles 67
Paul Curry Three Cards in the Future three card predictionRelated to Magician's Magic 195
Karl Fulves Fourtold Retold four selections predicted, four different suitsInspired by
  • Stewart James "Fourtold" in "Tops" 1937 and "Ibidem" #23
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 397) 417
Norman Osborn Fourtold Retold Variation four selections predicted on giant pipsInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 25
Ned Rutledge Man and Woman two card prediction on two billets, clever ploy to cover one ahead Between Two Minds 20
Robert Parrish Omega Spirit Slates display sequence for two slates with different colored surfaces, writing appears, example: some freely chosen cards placed between slates, some of their names appear written The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 124
James G. Thompson Jr. The "In" Card two cards, written on blank card, card stabbed in center Between Two Minds 19
Alton Sharpe Double Prediction Chest freely thought of and chosen card predicted, one ahead Expert Card Conjuring 73
Aldini Predecktion Prediction written on two cards, correctly predict two freely named cards Roughingly Yours 41
Roy Johnson Sensitive Fingers naming card when feeling them under table, then cards on either side of a reversed card are predictedInspired by The Roy Johnson Experience 41
Paul Swinford Pairs Foretold three mates removed by spectator are predicted More Faro Fantasy 42
Tony Binarelli Abracadabra three odd-backed cards are inserted in deck, spectator chooses just those cards face-upVariations Card Cavalcade 119
Al Baker Twin Souls two cardsAlso published here The Living End 83
James G. Thompson Jr. Twin Forcast two predictions written on business card, business card stabbed into deck between predictionRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio) 491
Nathan Stark The Mortal Mind of Dr. Stark two predictions written one after the otherVariations The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 44) 217
Jules Lenier Share of Mind Stark's routine with a borrowed deckInspired by The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 53) 262
Harry Lorayne Half-Force Open Prediction three prediction cards, spectator cuts deck into three packets, top cards match Rim Shots 26
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Bruce Cervon Amazing Prediction two cards, some dealing and counting Rim Shots 52
Edward G. Brown Two Coincidence Tricks - first is a Do as I do variation with two decks
- second is a prediction, three selected cards match three cards in glass with different back design
The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 64
Jerry K. Hartman Twocast Inspired by Means & Ends 58
Tony Binarelli Double Prediction two cards predicted in billets Card Cavalcade II 30
Karl Fulves Prophet #2 deck is divided and to spectator's think of a number, performer predicts cards at the thought of number in each half, half forcing stack Close-Up Mental Magic 42
Stephen Minch The Yin-Empress and the Hermit of Yang twelve cards, two are predicted The Book of Thoth 10
Stephen Minch Fortunes of a Wise Fool based on an idea by Ed Mellon, matrix forceRelated toVariations The Book of Thoth 41
Bill Taylor 7-16 down under deal, spectator's and performer's remaining cards predicted, game presentationInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 723
Sam Dalal Double Vision two cards predicted on paper slips, using ballpoint pen with pencil lead, mirage deckAlso published here
  • Magigram (Rough-Smooth part, by Sam Dalal)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 743
James G. Thompson Jr. No Way two spectators decide on a number up to 25, first spectator counts down to that card in half the deck, performer writes down two cards, second spectator counts down, both cards match prediction The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 787
Karl Fulves Dynamic Duo two spectators each take a card from half the deck from performer's pocket, both written on slips of paper by performer The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 817
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Oh! Calcutta! two cards predicted, with two different colored pensInspired by The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 100) 499
Edward Marlo Predict-a-Mania Plus double prediction, cutting cardsVariations The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 112) 557
Jerry K. Hartman Two For The Seer Saw riffle force to break with delay, here as prediction of two cards, see also Fulves' notes on page 242Related toVariations Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 234
Karl Fulves Centrifugal Force two cards predicted on both sides of selection, humorous presentation Methods with Cards - Part 3 220
Edward Marlo, Walter B. Gibson Double Prediction two cards predicted, two methods, combination of Walter Gibson's "The Mystic Prediction & "The Psychic Card Problem" (Book of Popular Card Tricks) Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 107
Eddie Fields, Edward Marlo Another Problem Posed Magician predicts two cards cut to by spectator
- Method 1
- Method 2
- Method 3
The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 58
Unknown Double Prophet No. 42, two cards predicted, involves cutting and turning over cards in pile behind back Self-Working Card Tricks 63
Al Mann The Devastators three selected cards are predicted, duplicates in wallet, magnetic himber The Third Ecstasy 11
Al Mann The Invaders two decks, three selected cards are predicted, duplicates in wallet, magnetic himber The Third Ecstasy 12
Nick Trost The "One-Two-Three" Trick Coincidence effect - spectator places a row of Ace, Two, Three on table, matches order of performer's row of Ace, Two and Three Subtle Card Magic: Part One 4
Gene Maze Triple Coincidence three cards match to prediction cards Packet Switches (Part Five) 336
Gene Maze I Predict! two Aces are placed next to predictions Packet Switches (Part Four) 225
Barrie Richardson The Undisturbed Deck Prediction spectator cuts the deck, cards are predicted. Three variations, with swami and where the amount of cut off cards is predicted Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 505
Hannes Höller Fünf-Karten-Vorhersage five cards are predicted, shuffled and cut deck Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 72
Paul Rylander Century 21 triple prediction The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 218) 1089
Jerry K. Hartman Thoughtamatic Simple routine using Rotary Force, predict which two cards a prediction card will be stabbed betweenInspired by Loose Ends 17
Jerry K. Hartman Crystal Clear Prediction written on face of card, card is inserted between the two predicted cards Loose Ends 52
Unknown The One Day Fly Effect hands on a watch stop on wanted cards More Classic Magic with Apparatus 101
Unknown The Marvelous Prediction produced by Janos Bartl, three cards placed in stand are predicted More Classic Magic with Apparatus 109
David Solomon Solomon's Four Card Prediction variation of "Spectator Cuts And Counts To The Aces" Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 331
Basil Horwitz Lucky Joker Prediction two cards, using jokers Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 12) 769
Karl Fulves, James G. Thompson Jr. Future Vision No. 19, spectator pushed paper into deck, cards above and below are predictedInspired by Self-Working Mental Magic 27
Bill Coomer Card-X prediction of multiple cards The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 245) 1222
Piet Forton Der offene Doppelzufall two cards placed on table as predictions, two other cards placed on top, four Aces Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 11
Gene Maze, Buddy Anckner Triple Play with two decks The Gene Maze Card Book 51
Mike Caveney One in a Million stabbed prediction of two cards Magicomedy 33
Basil Horwitz Challenge Mental Hypnotic Suggestion two spectators select a card, prediction states that second spectator has same card as first but thinks he has selected another card The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz 32
Stephen Tucker Fantasia four cards are cut to, which are predicted with miniature cards, cards have different colored back than rest of the deck which is blank on the face too Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 8) 148
Simon Aronson Countdown Triple Prediction two cards and number of cards in pile predicted Sessions 80
Thomas Alan Waters Seller's Markcut prediction in index card is in a window envelope, spectator selects a card which comes in the envelope too, then the deck is shuffled and cut and the performer names a card, he puts the envelope somewhere in the deck, under it is the named card and the prediction inside matches the card chosen earlier Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Deckalogue) 226
Eric Mason, Barrie Richardson The Undisturbed Deck Prediction spectator cuts cards, two cards are predicted, three variations A Boon for All Seasons 25
Edward Marlo Self-Locating Prediction indicator stabbed in deck, indicator card transforms/is into selection and cards on either side predicted Marlo without Tears 176
Edward Marlo Locus-Pocus two Cards, four methods
- Locii Two
- Locii Two II
- Loci Two III
- Prediction Variation
Inspired by Marlo without Tears 139
Edward Marlo 14-14-14 Prediction two added up values predicted, with amusing surprise Marlo without Tears 173
Edward Marlo, Jack Vosburgh Double Proof Triple Prediction three selections are predicted on both billets and other cards, extension of Vosburgh's "Prediction Deck" Marlo's Plus Package 65
Edward Marlo Double Thought Prediction two cards predicted on other cards, rough smooth deck, five handlings Marlo's Plus Package 71
Pavel Unglaubliche Punkte cards with colors, matching routine with spectator, cards put in plastic envelopes Neue Magische Ideen 10
Harry Houdini Houdini's Secret No. 64, from Houdini's notebooks, two cards selected by counting to numbers, both predicted, one-ahead More Self-Working Card Tricks 94
Stephen Minch Étoile D'Éventualité sealed prediction in wallet, two cards that match two selections, first card is stopped at and second selected by throwing a die, Himber walletRelated to
  • "Sensational Mentalism, Part Four"
Also published here
Mind Melds 25
Roy Walton Duck Soup spectator chooses some card via some process, resutling pokerhand is predicted The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 276
Thomas Alan Waters Circlet two cards, one with female and one with male symbol, prediction of two cards for a man and a woman, written on the fitting cards Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mystyx) 688
David Britland A Simple Prediction re-deal force Angel Card Rise Plus 9
David Britland My Name Is Legion deck has famous names on the back of every card, two cards chosen with Gemini Twins procedure, rest of deck blank Psychomancy 30
Michael Pizzolla Synchronicity III three prediction cards shown in wallet, then three cards taken out of face-down spread, they match, wallet with magnet, two alternativ presentationsRelated to
  • "Thought Control" (Richard Himber)
New Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 1
Stephen Minch Étoile D'Éventualité spectator deals cards face up and stops, that card removed, die rolled and to that number counted to from stopped spot, both cards predicted, Himber WalletAlso published here The Three Faces of Steve 22
Roberto Giobbi Der Psychotest spectator cuts deck into four piles, the top four cards match four prediction cardsAlso published here CardPerfect 9
Edward Marlo Four Told four card prediction with marked deck Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 169
Edward Marlo Way Ahead Prediction two cards predicted on slips of paper
- Alternate Method
Inspired by
  • "Controlled thoughts" (Sydney Lawrence, Ten Self-Working Master Effects)
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 185
Louis Zingone Two Deck Prediction two The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 xxxiii
John Bannon Oh Calcutta thought of and dealt-to card are predicted, one aheadInspired by Impossibilia 11
Ken Simmons Ultra-Mental Deck Routine Handling three spectators stop during deal and deal a card face-down, same cards are reversed in second deckRelated to Finally! 26
Edward Marlo Topping Mental Topper - Second Effect four slips of paper with predictions, four spectators think of a card of a certain suit and transfer cards from top to bottom according to their valueVariations Cardfixes 193
Edward Marlo Topping Mental Topper - Third Effect like second effect but mates in shirt pocket instead of written predictionsInspired by Cardfixes 195
Alex Elmsley A Double Prediction two cards, progressive spelling set-up, one-ahead, sixteenth card principleVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 311
Edward Marlo Logical Prediction spectator turns over two cards in a packet, predicted, mathematical The Olram File (Issue 6) 3
John Bannon Detour de Force humorous prediction effect with obviously but wrongly marked cards Smoke and Mirrors 102
Edward Marlo The Unwritten Prediction spectator turns over two cards, they are the only red-backedVariations The Olram File (Issue 5) 8
Stephen Tucker Gag Card Miracle 52 on 1 gag, then cards are selected with coins and the gag card, prediction of selected cards New Close-Up Lecture 6
James Swain New Wave Prediction four selections match four predictions with odd back design from wallet, rainbow deckVariations Don't Blink 87
Carlhorst Meier Power of Suggestion three unknown red-backed card shuffled into blue deck, two cards chosen face up by spectators, another spectator takes deck in his pocket and removes one card, tabled face-up cards are red-backed, card in pocket is blue-backed but duplicate of remaining red-backed cardInspired byVariations Power of Suggestion 1
Alan Shaxon Power of Suggestion Variation rough & smooth versionInspired by Power of Suggestion 6
Jerry K. Hartman Prophet Minded two cards, variation on Marlo's Logical Prediction Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 1) 2161
Richard Vollmer Matchmaker's Chart as a prediction effectVariations Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 5) 2209
Wayne Kyzer Open and Shut cards cut and dealt by performer and spectator number and cards are predicted Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 75
Karl Fulves Early Indications sixteen cards used, cut and several milk build shuffles done, two cards at two positions are predicted Verbatim (Issue 8) 91
Richard Bartram, Jr. The Clairvoyant Card selected card and thought of card are predicted in envelope Mystification 106
Alex Elmsley Auto-Prediction three cards are predicted written on another playing cardVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 80
Alex Elmsley Future Stock two card prediction, stack, one-ahead The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 398
John Northern Hilliard Two Souls But with a Single Thought two cards, billet index (52 predictions) More Greater Magic 1214
John Northern Hilliard The Ne Plus Ultra Trick eight cards chosen and replaced, they and their position in the deck are predicted More Greater Magic 1218
Philip T. Goldstein Twoltra two cards chosen from face-up/face-down shuffled deck, predicted in second deck Thabbatical 90
Karl Fulves Auto Predict application of "Self Cutting Deck" problem to business card prophecy predictionRelated to Crooked Tales 108
Alexander de Cova, James Swain Triple Prediction prediction from wallet, values written on blank cardsInspired by Secrets No. 1 10
Basil Horwitz Fingertip Prediction three blue-backed cards are sealed in an envelope, three red-backed card chosen by spectators, they match The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 55
Jörg Alexander Weber Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft prediction of three selected Tarot cards, representing past, present and futureInspired by
  • Carlhorst Meier, "Mein Tarot Seminar" (1992)
Also published here
ZauberKunst 23
Philip T. Goldstein Write Of Way five cards are taken from a deck and spectator selects one, prediction states selection and other four cardsInspired by The Minotaur (Vol. 7 No. 3) 7
R. Paul Wilson Written Wrongs five cards chosen, one signed and lost, in prediction envelope the other four cards are predicted and the signed card is found as wellVariations Chaos Theories 5
David Regal Three Alike two prepared decks Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 10) 2711
Paul Harris Torn Mentalist flap of card case is torn off to write prediction on it, flap restored The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 291
Michael Skinner, Bill Simon The Business on the Business Card Prediction two methods Classic Sampler 1
John Scarne Business Card ESP Business Card Prophecy with two separate predictions, credit informationRelated to Underworld (Issue 3) 36
Nick Trost Double Turnover Coincidence Two spectators cut to black Queens, which is previously predicted by written prediction The Card Magic of Nick Trost 37
Nick Trost Kissed and Divined (Improved) Two card prediction using faced halves (original idea by Richard Himber)Inspired by The Card Magic of Nick Trost 120
Peter Duffie, George McBride All The Fives! Packet of four cards set aside as prediction, spectator eliminates cards until two cards left, values added together equal 5, four cards are the four Fives (variation, first published in Abracadabra no. 2590) Effortless Card Magic 72
Simon Lovell Predicted Bermuda three cards chosen behind back of spectator, same cards reversed in prediction deck, extra deck, ends cleanInspired byVariations Simon Says! 126
Simon Lovell Kicked! two card placed in deck during deal, next to matching cards, rest of deck turns out blankInspired by
  • "The Kick" (Harry Baron)
Simon Says! 136
Karl Fulves Noir Negative four cards chosen with Even Money Proposition procedure, they're predictedInspired by The Noir Test 15
David Regal Triple Vision three cards selected from red deck and placed into blue deck - matches predictionInspired byVariations Close-Up & Personal 236
Karl Fulves 37 Threes "Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
small packet, spectator cuts and turns over pairs, then two red Threes are only reversed cards, comedy prediction is shown to fit
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 10) 348
Ellis Stanyon The Number of Chosen Cards Are Passed into an Envelope in Full View No. 16, six cards selected via stabbing, card known to performer via glimpsing card above, predicted in envelope (or travel to envelope), assistant Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 90
Ellis Stanyon The Pack Is "Cut" into Four and the Names of the Cards in Either Part Are Found in an Envelope No. 10, four piles made, one chosen, cards in that pile are predicted or divined, multiple out in envelope Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 109
Chuck Smith Moments to Remember two cards freely selected, those cards with different back produced from pocket Tools Of The Trade 69
Karl Fulves Spectator Cuts To Whatever "Three Trix"
also as four-card prediction
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 111
Sam Schwartz Fourtell prediction of four cards chosen in different ways, one thought-of, cut-deeper handlingVariations Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 103
Karl Fulves Ahead of Time predictions written on billets, one of the billets vanishes from hat and travels to card caseInspired by Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 104
Simon Lovell Blind Man's Bluff spectator finds cards in deck, rest is secretly blank, cards are predictedInspired by Son of Simon Says! 85
Paul Curry Double Prediction card is selected turned over and behind spectator's back, pushed into the deck, both cards are predicted, first published in "Something Borrowed, Something New", 1941 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 212
Paul Curry Three Cards in the Future three card predictionRelated to Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 214
Howard A. Adams Futurism No. 33, three cards chosen with two dice, predictedAlso published here New Self-Working Card Tricks 49
Unknown Dialing the Future No. 45, four cards chosen by dealing to first four digits of phone number, they are predicted or the Aces New Self-Working Card Tricks 65
Karl Fulves Tomorrow's Card No. 47, eight cards shuffled face-up/face-down, number of reversed cards and their identity predictedInspired by
  • "Baby Hummer" (Charles Hudson, Linking Ring)
New Self-Working Card Tricks 67
Karl Fulves Business Card ESP No. 31, two cards predicted on business cardsInspired by My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 65
Karl Fulves Seen, Not Seen No. 41, card openly predicted, number up to ten named, repeated before both cards are shown My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 92
R. Paul Wilson The ConCam Incident three cards selected from red deck and placed into blue deck - matches prediction, ungaffedInspired by Omerta 3
Jim Steinmeyer, George Sands The Five Card Mix forcing a card from five, see also George Sands "Prime Time"Variations Impuzzibilities 21
Steve Beam Witchcrap with spelling of cards, two cards prediction Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 44
Al Baker Twin Souls The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Contributions) 520
Al Baker Best Card Trick two cards, duplicate bank The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 541
Herb Zarrow, Roberto Giobbi A Psychological Test spectator cuts deck into four piles, the top four cards match four prediction cardsInspired by
  • "Matched Revolvers" (Herb Zarrow, Linking Ring, July 1977)
Related toAlso published here
Card College — Volume 5 1139
Alan Wakeling, Jim Steinmeyer one rule of Matrix poker sixteen card matrix, cards chosen, they're predicted Artificial conclusions 28
Karl Fulves Hoftwin #2 predicting selection in spread and card on either side Hofzinser Notebook 25
Karl Fulves Z Numbers two cards chosen from red-backed deck, two cards are in pocket from blue-backed deck - they're the sameInspired byRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 2
Karl Fulves The Right Pocket two cards chosen, duplicates are in pockets as prediction Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves, Dr. Stanley Jaks Xtender two card prediction with card standInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 45
John Bannon Perfect Strangers CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, prediction combo with rainbow packetVariations Dear Mr. Fantasy 155
Karl Fulves Playing Card Prophecy clouding the methodRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 52
Karl Fulves Left-Handed Prophet different handling for Business Card Prophecy MoveRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 55
R. Paul Wilson Hexadiction predicting 6 cards with the Queen of Clubs Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 48
Wayne Dobson 4 Seen four cards chosen, prediction "card" shown as first card, unfolded for second, and so on for all four cards Dobson's Choice 3 4
Jay Sankey, David Acer Child's Play Spectator uses two crayons to select two cards - black crayon select black card, red crayon select red card. Names of cards are found printed on crayon sleeve Random Acts of Magic 71
Karl Fulves Clear Channel performer and spectator both deal through half the deck and leave one card face-down, both cards divined/predictedVariations Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 373
Dave Campbell Snap two odd-backed indicator cards are placed in deck during deal by spectators, next to their duplicates from the deck The Dave Campbell Legacy 69
Tyler Wilson Sterilizing Sanchez variation in which both cards are predictedInspired by Dominatricks 64
Jack Avis Blind Choice performer reverses two cards in blue-backed deck, spectator reverses two cards behind back in red-backed deck, they match, two red/blue double backersRelated to
  • Jack Avis' "Blind Choice" (GEN June 1964)
Rara Avis 25
Tom Craven Psychic Cards four cards predicted at positions named by spectator, but after every number is named the deck is shuffled by performer (!!) Best of Friends - Volume III 455
Andi Gladwin Double-header Prediction three selections predicted, spectators cut to their selections Best of Friends - Volume III 31
Karl Fulves First To Tenth spelling any value to get to sixth card, two-card prediction application Prolix (Issue 3) 166
Stewart James The Tenth Variation Two cards chosen in red pack found to match two cards previously reversed in blue pack. Then the back colors of the selections change places.Also published here
  • Letter to Francis Haxton, Feb 28 1961
The Essential Stewart James 134
Nick Trost Psychic Coincidence three selections out of nine cards are predicted in value Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 43
Nick Trost, Al Koran Trost on Al Koran's "Prediction Supreme" three cards, Ten-Twenty Force Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 127
John Guastaferro Free Will Refutation four cards predicted on business cards and chosen via Gemini Twins procedure, rest of deck blankAlso published here
  • "Gemini Prediction" (John Guastaferro)
Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 16
Trevor Lewis The Eyes Have It using The Eye Chart, three phases, spectator divines and locates cards, then she selects cards which were predicted Routines Matter 73
Greca Cut and Paced four cut-to cards are predicted Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 60
Doug Canning Trifecta multiple card predicted on dollar bills, set-up, inspired by Paul Wilson's "Predator Wallet" Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 121
Doug Canning Free Willy spectator cuts deck in three piles and distributes 3 top cards, outcome predictedVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 95
Steve Beam Big Willy spectator cuts deck in three piles and distributes 3 top cards, outcome predicted, impromptu versionInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 97
Ramón Riobóo Control Freak after some dealing process the hands in a poker hand are predicted, see also reference for version with fewer cardsVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 231
Ramón Riobóo Control Tweak abridged versionInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 233
Jon Racherbaumer Winning Prediction Inspired by Trench Work 11
Karl Fulves Random Access performer and spectator each name a number, cards at those numbers counted to, both predicted, re-count forceRelated to Prolix (Issue 8) 510
Karl Fulves Hands Off Gemini from shuffled deckInspired by Xtra Credit (Issue 7) 37
Tom Stone Derringer cards at 2 named numbers are predicted, stooge Maelstrom 133
Jerry K. Hartman Strange But Perfect "Strange Interlude"
three prediction cards in envelope match selections, the backs also match which are suddenly rainbow backs
- Strange But Perfect II
Inspired by Prolix (Issue 9) 574
Persi Diaconis, Ron Graham A Performance Piece Prediction routine involving playing cards and I Ching trigrams, involve some fortune telling and answering questions posed by audience Magical Mathematics 133
Alberto de Figueiredo Behr Para Creer spectator stops dealing at predicted card, repeated twice more, impromptu versionInspired by Magia Demente 41
Daniel Madison Bad Aces Deck shuffled, spectator names four numbers, magician deals down to those numbers to find four random cards instead of Aces. But then a prediction previously made is shown to predict those four cardsRelated to Placebo 19
Alex Ng I Got the Number Phase one: Combined values of two prediction cards match freely selected card
Phase two: Value of one prediction card and suit of another matched the selected card. Combined value of the two cards give the position of the selection in the deck
In the Mind of Dr. Alex 8
Roberto Giobbi Multiple Lottery idea about card tricks with lottery theme Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 15) 19
Christoph Borer Das Drei-Karten-Wunder three predictions, freely selected by spectators, half forcing deck 21 104
So Sato Lucky Number Poker two spectators with poker hands exchange cards to given rules, their resulting poker hand is predicted The Secrets of So Sato 46
Roberto Giobbi, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Hofzinser's Triple Prediction three cards in handkerchief in spectator's hands, they turn out to be later signed selections, dropping double backersInspired by
  • "Die Drei Kräfte" (Hofzinsers Kartenkünste)
Related to
  • "Winter-Sommer" (Hofzinser's Zauberkünste)
Standup Card Magic 178
John Bannon, Andy (The Jerx) Spectator Cuts The Aces Three Ways Directed Verdict by John Bannon, but provides three very different ways of presenting the same trick

- The Ocean's Eleven Version
- The Creepy Child Version (prediction of four cards cut to)
- Spectator Cuts Their Future (prediction of four cards cut to)
Inspired byRelated to The Jerx 27
Andy (The Jerx) Applied Cartomancy Part of a prediction effect for Spectator Cuts the Aces Three Ways (Spectator Cuts Their Future)Related to The Jerx 103
Andy (The Jerx) A Very Unusual Camera Phone camera can take pictures a few minutes into the future, predict which cards are dropped face up/down on the floor The Jerx 313
Bob Farmer Karmamatic one card chosen from face-up and one from face-down deck, both cards predicted written on another odd-backed card The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 33
Bob Farmer Encephalonic Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted, 1-0-1 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 83
Bob Farmer Octa Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 92
Bob Farmer Svengali Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 94
Jörg Alexander Weber Past, Present, and Future prediction of three selected Tarot cards, representing past, present and futureAlso published here Magic Illusions 38
Alexander de Cova Präsentationsideen presentational ideas for chair test
- Denkhüte
- Regiearbeit
- House of Cards
- The More Frequent Miracle
- Premonition
- Sherlock Holmes
- Numerologie
- Banker's Dream
- Mental Epic
Ultimate Chair Routine 39
Herb Zarrow, Johnny Thompson Zarrow Translating Deck spectator answers some questions, performer apparently removes four cards according to answers, spectator cuts to the four matesInspired by
  • "Matched Revolvers" (Herb Zarrow, Linking Ring, July 1977)
Related toAlso published here
  • "The Translating Deck" (MUM, Sept. 1995)
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 187
Christoph Borer Die Joker spüren dich Gemini Twins, predictions written on two jokersInspired by Mentale Notizen 97
Christoph Borer Das Drei-Karten-Wunder prediction of three cards, half forcing deck Mentale Notizen 175
David Solomon Matcho From a Shuffled Deck two cards chosen by Christ cutting procedure, predicted Solomon's Secrets 75
Justin Higham Double Shared Prophecy two spectators name a card each and stab a Joker in the deck, it ends up between the two named cardsInspired by
  • "Shared Prophecy" (Justin Higham, Prophecy Moves and Effects, 2012, p. 12)
Operandi (Issue 4) 34