52 entries in Cards / Principles / Riffle Shuffle Concepts / Partial Stack
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Charles T. Jordan Close Range Mind Reading No. 1, cards riffle shuffled once, low values removed, remaining thirty-two cards dealt into two piles, one card moved over and located, interlocking chains
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 11
Charles T. Jordan Trailing the Dovetail Shuffle to its Lair distributing stacked suit with 2 riffle shuffles
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 42
Theodore Annemann Found Out two keys and bank of one suit
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1938) 323
Unknown Interlocking Chains with partial stack
1939 Do That Again! 29
Robert Parrish Name Your Favorite any card named, after riffle shuffle spectator goes through cards and performer stops him at named card
1939 Do That Again! 30
Unknown Interlocking Chain Principle
1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 31
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes No. 8, Performer removes high cards (Ten, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle)
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 20
Jack Chanin, John McArdle, John Weiss, Al Flosso The Spelling Bee No. 65, Packet of Ace to King, if spell correctly you get the card, if incorrect spelling you get indifferent card
Related to 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 118
Jack Miller The Traveling Card No. 74, Ace to King stack
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 135
Dai Vernon 12 Outs court card is found
1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 199) 794
Bill Simon, Martin Gardner Similar Twins cards are shuffled face down into face up, spectator removes two face up cards and performer two face down card, same value
1952 Effective Card Magic 151
Charles T. Jordan Interlocking Chain Principle
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 21
Karl Fulves Spread Correction determining position of key cards in the deck after a riffle shuffle
Related toVariations 1968 Epilogue (Issue 3) 20
Paul Swinford Duo Spell two mentally chosen cards spelled out, see p. 206 for references and mention of Swinford & Cairy's "Computer Cards"/"Cyberdeck"
Related toAlso published here July 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 194
Karl Fulves Spread Correction determining position of key cards in the deck after a riffle shuffle
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 21
Edward G. Brown The Use of the First Red Card, Black Card or Picture Card
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 194
Unknown Naming the Aces No. 16, spectator riffle shuffles deck and performer names the order of Aces in the deck, interlocking chain principle
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 28
Nathan Stark Target Telepathy cards are divined, telepathy presentation
1978 Magick (Issue 203) 1013
Joe Weisbecker The Rhine Effect ten ESP cards are shuffled with 40 blank cards by the aid of a automatic shuffle machine, performer divines order of the ESP cards
1980 Magick (Issue 249) 1241
Thomas Alan Waters Tetrance prediction in envelope in wallet
1982 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Deckalogue) 218
Arthur Finley Remote Control spectator riffle shuffles after control, cards spread before pushed together
Related toVariations 1989 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 3 166
Christoph Borer, Thomas Otto Die Wahrsagerin
Related toAlso published here 1991 Magie 17
T. Page Wright The Shuffle-In Detection card chosen behind back and shuffled back by spectator, performer riffles through deck three times and names color, suit and value, interlocking chains
1991 Page Wright's Manuscript 199
Andrew Galloway Reflected Thoughts card thought of in fan, its value used to select another card, both found, interlocking chain principle
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 1992 Profile (Issue 7) 1
Jack Birnman Sharper's Image after some shuffling (also by spectator) a two-handed game is dealt, performer receives a Full House with Aces and Kings, faro
Variations June 1993 MO — Modus Operandi (Issue 2) 15
Andrew Galloway Reflected Thought card thought of in fan, its value used to select another card, both found, interlocking chain principle
VariationsAlso published here Mar. 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 3) 2334
Arthur Finley Remote Control spectator riffle shuffles after control
Related to 1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 327
Karl Fulves Remember This shuffled deck apparently memorized, one riffle shuffle, performer checks and then names cards at 3 different positions, "Spread Correction"
Inspired by 1994 Crooked Tales 59
Andreas Affeldt "Mein Name ist...?" spectator shuffles deck, when spread face up it's blank deck with some ABC cards which spell performer's name correctly, interlocking chain principle
Also published here 1996 Inside Cardmagic — Band 2 14
Nick Trost Swindle Suits based on "The Tarot Speaks" marketed by Arthur Emerson
Related to 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 43
Oscar Weigle, Robert Parrish Picture This performer knows order of picture cards in shuffled deck, interlocking chains
Also published here 1997 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 13
Steve Mayhew The Principle Angel Shuffle principle, spectator's riffle shuffle does not influence the stack
1999 Angels May Shuffle but the Devil Still Deals 9
Steve Mayhew The Ultimate Double-Duke stacking four hands, spectator gets flush, performer full house or four of a kind, gambling demonstration
1999 Angels May Shuffle but the Devil Still Deals 11
Steve Mayhew The Ultimate Gardner-Marlo spectator shuffles between rounds
Related to 1999 Angels May Shuffle but the Devil Still Deals 16
Steve Mayhew Ten Card Finale spectator shuffles again and still loses
Also published here 1999 Angels May Shuffle but the Devil Still Deals 19
Steve Mayhew Blackjack spectator can decide if dealer should draw or not, while performer looks away, he still wins
1999 Angels May Shuffle but the Devil Still Deals 22
Charles T. Jordan Interlocking Chain Principle
2000 Concertos for Pasteboard 3
David Malek Mission Possible one suit in order as set-up, chain
2001 Rebel without a Pause 13
David Regal The World's First Card Trick top card after spectator's shuffle is predicted
2002 Constant Fooling 1 7
Karl Fulves Kid Koin after riffle shuffle top card is pocketed, coin turned over according to color of next four cards, then performer looks again and names card
2004 When Psychics Play Poker 48
Wesley James Historical Note on the Jordan-Finley Shuffle Principle, chain principle
2004 Enchantments 241
Arthur Finley, Charles T. Jordan, Juan Tamariz, Antón "Mago Antón" López T.N.T. card is found after several honest shuffles, interlocking chains
2004 Mnemonica 223
Arthur Finley Remote Control
2006 Tangled Web 139
Jason England The Third Shuffle three honest shuffles by spectator
Inspired by 2009 Jammin' With the Fellas 4
Charles T. Jordan, Andrew Wimhurst Interlocking Chain Principle and Cull spectator shuffles set-up twice
2013 Confident Deceptions 202
Joseph Barry Undoing Riffle Shuffle removing demo cards
2014 Reverie 4
Lou Hornung Obscured Matrix Five people each think of a card within a group of five, magician divines cards
2015 The Saturday Morning Session 11
Steve Mayhew The Angels May Shuffle, But The Devil Still Deals
Also published here 2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 45
John Hostler Alligator ten red and ten black cards shuffled, pairs dealt according to rules, outcome predicted and added value of chosen pair divined
Inspired by 2016 Magnum Opossum 116
Joseph Barry Stuart's Strip Poker spectator thinks of card, shuffles and removes it, cards dealt and missing card completes straight
Inspired byRelated to 2017 Operandi (Issue 2) 20
Steve Forte The 21st Card center slug control demo, card at twenty-first position is retained during riffle shuffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 864
Steve Forte the 20-30 cut performer cuts off twenty cards, then thirty cards, using red-black shuffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 975