114 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Location / Partagas Sell (Dunbury Delusion)
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Three Packets
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 77
Victor Farelli The Partagas "Sell"
Related to 1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 79
Charlie Miller The Dunbury Delusion
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 319
Unknown The Hocus-Pocus Card apparently mistake is made
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 390
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue True or False?
1943 Tricks and Sleights 16
Clyde Cairy Dick Tracy Card Trick almost the same as Fingerprint Card Trick
Related to 1945 My Best 11
Unknown Design for Laughter
Related toVariations 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 54
Unknown Now You See It! palm section
Related to 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 92
Unknown Righting a Wrong little bit different effect
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 160
Unknown Fours of a Kind dunbury delusion presentation
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 213
Frederick Braue, Charlie Miller Dunbury Delusion (Braue Handling)
1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 9
Milton Kort Kort Kard fingerprint card trick, see also p. 855 for cryptic credit information
Related to 1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 211) 845
Bill Simon Danbury Delusion
Variations 1952 Effective Card Magic 83
Arthur Hastings D.F.C
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 265) 1060
Edward Marlo Sell or Delusion
Inspired by 1957 The Tabled Palm 19
Edward Marlo Face Up Elimination selection appears as last card in face up eliminiation process, even though it was not there
1957 The Tabled Palm 21
Edward Marlo, Jerry Kogan Streamlined Dunbury Delusion using bottom deal
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 86
Edward Marlo The Experts Dunbury "My Favorite Center Deal Effect"
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 104
Charlie Miller Dunberry Delusion unclear comment
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 58
Unknown Revelation
Related to 1962 Close-up Card Magic 35
Edward Marlo Tilted Dunbury "Twentieth Effect"
1962 Tilt! 26
Charlie Miller The Dunbury Delusion Improved
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 49
Roy Johnson The Dunbury Delusion
Inspired by 1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 27
Roger Smith Dunbury Revisited
1970 The FFF Control System 15
Jerry K. Hartman Redone-bury Delusion
Related to 1970 Secret Subtraction 18
Dr. Jacob Daley, Eddie McGuire Poker Face II same structure as Fingerprint Trick, from Daley Notebooks
Related to Dec. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 2) 474
David Lederman Dave-bury Delusion four Ace kicker
Variations 1971 ca. Dingle's Deceptions 9
Frank Garcia, Dai Vernon Dunbury Delight
Related to
  • Ed Marlo, MUM, Sept. 1965
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 28
Unknown Indifferent Card Changes to Chosen Card
Related to 1972 The Living End 66
Charlie Miller The Delovely Delusion
1972 The Living End 75
David Lederman Dave's Delight four ace kicker
Related toVariations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 31
Tony Binarelli Fource four of a kind kicker
1975 Afterthoughts 72
Jerry Mentzer, Roger Divella, Ed Smeal After Dunbury
1975 New and Novel Knowledge 57
Russell T. Barnhart Fatal Fingerprint No. 4, fingerprint trick without deck, card stored under leg als holdout
1975 The Master Palm 53
Edward Marlo Deep Dunbury
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 187
David Solomon Quick Deep Dunbury
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 191
Dai Vernon D.V. Utility Move, another method card vanishes and is found as many cards down in the deck as it's value
1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 26
Dai Vernon, Bruce Cervon D.V. Utility Move, another method Cervon's handling, card stolen from out-jogged packet on top underneath top card
1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 27
Edward Marlo Marlo's Dunbury Delusion
Also published here
  • MUM, 1950s
1976 Lecture Notes 1 15
Karl Fulves And Counting with tranformation kicker
1977 Packet Switches (Part Five) 289
Harry Lorayne The Lonely Card packet shown to be all wrong cards, one changes into selection, glide
1977 The Magic Book 115
Dan MacMillan Dunbury's Delusion
1977 The Gamblers' Palm Revisited 40
Gerald Kosky Three Wheeling spectator's card changes into indifferent card and back
1978 Fred Braue on False Deals 36
Martin A. Nash Did-Dan-Dunbury
1979 Sleight Unseen 412
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Dunbury Delusions four methods
Also published here 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 317
Jon Racherbaumer Make Mine Dunbury Well
1979 CardMagic 14
John F. Mendoza, Derek Dingle Davebury Delusion Handling
Inspired byRelated to 1979 Close-up Presentations 89
Gary Ouellet Finger on the Card selection replaced, performer removes card for value and suit, second card is selection, spectator then finds selection in deck, sucker
Variations 1979 Finger on the Card 4
Larry Jennings A Wrong Card Turns Right sucker effect with five cards
1981 Arcane (Issue 5) 52
Jim Ryan Ryan's Dunbury Delight four ace kicker
Inspired by 1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 10
Karl Fulves Fourth of Habit four indifferent cards put on table, one changes into selection, then four Kings are dealt, first tricks sets up second
Inspired by 1981 Octet 35
Allan Ackerman Ultra Four Spot
1982 Best of Friends 183
Curtis Kam Overdunn indicator cards change into mates of selection, missing sucker element
1982 All the World's a Stage 36
Jerry Sadowitz Prone to Live Dangerously sucker effect in which performer stabs card next to selection which can be seen on face
Related toVariations Mar. 1983 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 9) 1100
Stephen Tucker Ambassador Card seen by spectator to be on top, random card removed from center of deck shown to be selection instead (sucker type effect)
1984 The Card-Mad-gic of Stephen Tucker 44
Steven Hamilton Count Down to Dunbury with four ace kicker
Also published here 1984 The Best of Close-Up Magic 77
Peter Duffie A Minor Delusion using monte throw when selection is apparently tabled
1984 Contemporary Card Magic 22
Stewart Judah Nicht Ihre Karte? four wrong cards, one changes into selection
July 1985 Intermagic (Vol. 11 No. 3&4) 125
Gary Ouellet Finger on the Card Revisited additional thoughts in second edition
Inspired by 1986 Finger on the Card 23
Justin Higham The Finger Print Card Trick Revisited
Inspired by
  • "The Finger Print Card Trick" (Paul Swinford, The Linking Ring, Vol. 54 No. 10)
  • "The Thumb Print Card Trick" (Ed Marlo, The Linking Ring, Vol. 55 No. 2)
July 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 6) 49
Dai Vernon The Fingerprint Card Trick
Related toVariations 1987 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 136
Randy Wakeman Direct Delusion
1987 Special Effects 35
Edward Marlo Direct Dunbury Delusion
1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 1
Edward Marlo Logical Dunbury Delusion effect variation, four methods
1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 280
Francois Ziegler, Richard Vollmer Ask the Deck full suit and four of a kind kicker
Variations Nov. 1988 Apocalypse (Vol. 11 No. 11) 1561
Justin Higham Don't Count On It counting multiple values to get to selected card, with dunbury illusion, two methods
Inspired by Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 18
J. W. Sarles Fourth And One selection lost, top card turned up, Four of Spades, four cards counted down, Four of Spades again and original Four of Spades is selection
1989 Prototype 24
Randy Wakeman Here's to the Head Forker spectator says "That's it" on every card shown, sucker
Related to
  • "That's it!" (Eddie Fechter)
1989 Randy Wakeman Presents 12
Jerry K. Hartman Snare and Delusion
Inspired byRelated to 1991 Card Craft 318
Jon Racherbaumer Dunbury Lie Speller - Eighteen-Card Version
Inspired by 1993 Simplicity at Your Fingertips 30
Unknown 笑ってください (Please laugh) Sucker trick, uses glide to show selection apparently placed on table. Actually not there.
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 67
Hideo Kato コメディダンバリーディリュージョン (Comedy Dunbury Delusion)
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 164
Eddie Fechter That's It!
1993 Fechter 59
Eddie Fechter Eddie's Dunbury
Also published here 1993 Fechter 123
Ellison Poland The Garden Path several cards including selection are tabled, selection is later indifferent card and found somewhere else
1994 Wonderful Routines of Magic — The Second Addendum 42
Harry Milliken No Seconds Dunbury
Inspired by 1994 Wonderful Routines of Magic — The Second Addendum 90
Partagas, Jean Hugard The Coué Test righting a wrong card - "psychological" presentation
Inspired by 1995 Card College — Volume 1 125
Lou Gallo L. G. Bury face card of deck changes to selection
Related to 1996 Lou Gallo: The Underground Man 101
David Solomon Dunbury Delusion Revisited
Also published here 1997 Solomon's Mind 48
Ellis Stanyon One of Three Dealt on the Table No. 24, three wrong cards put on table, none is the selection, later it is one of the three
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 29
Philip T. Goldstein The Partagas Spell characteristics of card spelled to, sucker, mates of selections show up as a climax
July 1999 Genii (Vol. 62 No. 7) 49
Steve Silverman Dunbury Aces performer cuts to cards to help identify features of selection (an Ace), each time failing and one of the cards is actually the selection, a new card is changed into selection and the cut-to cards are changed into other Aces
1999 Labyrinth (Issue 9) 22
Fernando Cheops Cheops's Dunbury Sandwich sandwich effect with a strong "sucker" element
Inspired by 2000 Card College — Volume 4 953
James Swain The Dunbury Delusion using Cool Out Move
Sep. 2000 Genii (Vol. 63 No. 9) 61
Darwin Ortiz, John F. Mendoza Liar's Poker princess card trick with lie detection presentation and sucker finale à la Fingerprint Card Trick
Inspired by 2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 26
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot "Everywhere & Nowhere"
2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 38
Bob King Dunbury Breather
2002 The Breather 3 9
Peter McLanachan A Total Delusion four-of-a-kind kicker
July 2002 Ego (Vol. 2 No. 13) 10
David Ben Dunbury Drop
2003 Tricks 46
Bob White White's Skip Trick from "Supplement to Notes"
cards displayed without deck in hands
Inspired byAlso published here 2003 It's a Matter of Style 38
Tony Giorgio The Fingerprint Trick
  • Dedicated To Dai Vernon
Inspired by May 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 5) 52
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Dunbury With Ease using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 33
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Dunbury Without a Clue using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 34
Gabi Pareras El Fiasco de Dunbury (Una vuelta de tuerca) found at number indicated by card
  • ¿Por qué el forzaje clásico?
2004 Afectos 51
Bob White White's Skip Trick cards displayed without deck in hands
  • White's Comments
Also published here 2005 It's a Matter of Style (2005 edition) 53
Harry Riser Second to None
Related toAlso published here
  • MUM, June 2005
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 33
Fred Robinson Fred on Dunbury
2009 The Magic of Fred Robinson 214
Fred Robinson Dunbury Drop Switch Vanish
2009 The Magic of Fred Robinson 216
Fred Robinson Dunbury Again
2009 The Magic of Fred Robinson 217
Benjamin Earl How to Fool a Physicist card starts on top, sucker element as performer's pile is shown not to contain selection near the end
2010 How to Fool a Physicist 4
Tony Cabral Cheating at Blackjack blackjack demo with selection, sucker element
Inspired by
  • "Blackjack" (Carl Andrews, Magic from Maui)
2012 The Brown Shoes Lecture Notes 23
Eddie Fechter Eddie's Dunbury
Also published here 2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 182
Gabi Pareras El Test de Dr. Coue card eventually found a number indicated by another card
2012 El Manuscrito (Vol. 5 No. 20) 626
Steven Hamilton Countdown to Dunbury with four Ace kicker
Also published here 2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 112
Tom Gagnon Dunbury Illusion selection apparently discarded, using ribbon spread techniques
2013 Too Hot for the Devil 11
Chris Mayhew Kim Card Ashian selection made, sandwich cards removed one of which is the selection by apparent mistake, corrected
Inspired byRelated to 2014 The EH Team 15
Tyler Wilson Prone to Die Safely Three selections made. Sucker effect in which performer stabs Joker next to selection (which can be seen on face). Then Joker visually rises to land next to selection. Joker then transforms into second selection, and then the third selection is found sandwiched by two Jokers.
Inspired by Oct. 2018 Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 75
R. Paul Wilson Undone Delusion Dunbury Delusion, card vanishes from the packet and appears after counting down, inspired by Fred Robinson
Inspired by Oct. 2018 Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 95
Harry Riser Expert Dunbury Delusion
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 107
Harapan Ong Oops selection made, sandwich cards removed one of which is the selection by apparent mistake, corrected with visual transformation
Inspired byRelated to 2018 Principia 100
David Solomon The Finger-Print Trick away from deck
Inspired by 2018 Solomon's Secrets 3
Edward Marlo Ed Marlo's Dunbury Delusion write-up by Vynn Boyar
Inspired byRelated to
  • MUM, Sep. 1965
  • "First Road" of "Three Roads to Dunbury" (Inside Tracks, Jon Racherbaumer, 1992)
2022 Output (Issue 21) 3
Gabi Pareras The Dunbury Delusion "A Twist"
sucker element taken out, spectators think they mis-saw the selection earlier
Inspired by
  • "The Magic Breath" (Juan Tamariz)
Also published here
  • Afectos, 2003
Jan. 2022 Genii (Vol. 85 No. 1) 41
George McBride Snappy Dunbury wrong card captured with sandwich cards of which one is the selection (sucker element), sandwich cards transform and find selection
Inspired by
  • "Done" (Chris Mayhew, free trick via Murphy's Magic, Jan 20, 2018)
Related to
2022 The Glasgow File — Volume 1 85