97 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Prediction / Premonition & Named Vanish
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Experto credite! named card is missing from new and sealed deck, with risky psychological force, out with card index and deck switch
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 230
Unknown Die aus dem Spiel verschwindenden Karten thought-of cards vanish, double facer deck with odd cards on one side and even on the other side
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Weissagen wider Willen card written down, another spectator divines it via equivoque, it vanishes from deck and appears in envelope
Also published here Nov. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 164
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke performer tables card, spectator thinks card from another deck, it disappears and the prediction card on table is correct
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 78
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke (Zweite Ausführung) card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of card
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 82
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die drei Kräfte three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 196
Eric F. Impey Mysto - The Masterpiece thought-of card vanishes, thirteen half-waxed pairs in deck, also as named vanish
Also published here 1928 Original Card Mysteries 2
Unknown The Prize Winner two decks, one is a svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 252
Unknown A Psychological Force miracle if ace of hearts is named
1938 Greater Magic 199
William H. McCaffrey The Prize Winner
Related toVariations 1938 Greater Magic 564
William H. McCaffrey Bill McCaffrey's Prize Winner two decks, premonition, card is found in hat
1945 My Best 23
Edward Marlo II. Double Deal Vanish of named card, stacked
1947 Marlo In Spades 35
Edward Marlo III. The Named Vanish named card, reappears at named number, stacked
1947 Marlo In Spades 36
Eddie Joseph Premonition named card is missing in deck, missing card brought from pocket
1949 Premonition and The Blind Magician Does a Trick 4
Harold G. Beaumont Thought Prescient card named, performer removes cased deck from pocket, named card is left in pocket and missing from cased deck
1950 Routined Manipulation — Part One 108
Al Baker The Jet-Propelled Card unsigned but fair selection vanishes, to nest of envelopes
Related to 1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 391
Milton Gitlin Premonition Idea
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 288) 1153
James G. Thompson Jr. Premonition, A Prize Winner "The Little Man"
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 57
Paul Marcus Two Tips for Premonition
1961 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 363) 281
Edward Marlo The Called for Vanish any named card is missing from deck
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 103
Edward Marlo Improved Named Vanish any named card is missing from deck, sticky substance, four methods
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 116
Edward Marlo Double Out named card is either missing or odd-backed
Also published here 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 6) 45
Edward Marlo Simple Premonition prediction in hat, card is selected from one deck, this card is missing in second deck and found in hat with prediction, gaffed
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 47
Roger Smith A Premonition - Outdone two decks, one card selected from one deck and placed aside, it is looked for in other deck but not there, the original selection is from second deck
1975 Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 1 2
Karl Fulves Premonition I red and blue deck, named one is missing from wanted deck and in other one, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 31
Karl Fulves Premonition II same effect as Premonition I
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 32
Karl Fulves One-Deck Prizewinner sleeving
Inspired by 1977 Impromptu Holdouts 32
Allan Ackerman Forethought
1978 Here's My Card 51
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Premonition
1978 Here's My Card 53
Danny Korem One Deck Premonition pendulum holdout
1980 The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 20
Basil Horwitz Challenge Premonition performer puts card from a blue deck unseen in an envelope, spectator selects a card from a red deck and puts it in same envelope, when he looks through blue deck, that card is missing, both selected same card
Also published here 1981 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz 22
Michael Weber "... Just an Old Premonition" photocopy of fifty-two cards with one reversed, freely thought-of card is missing
Variations 1982 Something for Everyone 12
Eric F. Impey Mysto, The Masterpiece thought-of card vanishes, thirteen half-waxed pairs in deck, also as named vanish
VariationsAlso published here 1983 A History of the Brainwave Principle 42
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann, Alessandro de Luca Das Televisions-Spiel card is selected and is missing in second deck, found in envelope
1983 Ueber das Wesen der Mentalmagie 28
Allan Slaight Guise Winner five hands of poker are redealt to same persons, spectator names missing card (Premonition)
1984 Arcane (Issue 11) 144
Jeff Busby Credit Information on "Premonition"/"Prize Winner"
1984 Arcane (Issue 11) 144
Stephen Minch Coda - On the Problems of the Negative Outcome in Mentalism essay on accepted positive results over rejected negative ones
1984 Mind Melds 35
Ken Krenzel The Case of the Missing Link ungaffed memorized deck, Open and Shut Case
1990 Close-up Impact! 74
Ben Harris MentaFax photocopy of fifty-two cards with one reversed, freely thought-of card is missing
Inspired by 1990 Mad Fax and other Mysteries 59
Basil Horwitz Premonition Plus performer puts card from a blue deck unseen in an envelope, spectator selects a card from a red deck and puts it in same envelope, when he looks through blue deck, that card is missing, both selected same card
Also published here July 1990 Intermagic (Vol. 15 No. 3) 92
John Bannon Beyond the Pale no totally free choice
1991 Smoke and Mirrors 51
Alexander de Cova Premonition Plus
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 68
Steve Dusheck Premonition Outdone - Outdone spectator stops while performer deals through blue-backed deck, same card is missing in red-backed deck, first selection turns out to have red back
Inspired by
  • "Premonition Outdone" (Stan Lobenstern, 1968)
1992 Dusheck's Card Magic 7
Gerald Deutsch The Invisible Card named card vanishes, to pocket, bits of business
Jan. 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 1) 2171
Alexander de Cova Premonition Plus brief
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 12
Ted Lesley Pro-monition Premonition routine, card found in performer's pocket
1994 Paramiracles 149
Peter Duffie Two Decks But With a Single Thought two prepared decks
Inspired by 1995 Duffie's Card Compulsions 209
Alexander de Cova Premonition using trouser pocket tube connection
  • 1. Variante
  • 2. Variante
1995 Mini-Seminar 1995 7
Roberto Giobbi Mentale Manipulation one unprepared deck
Related toAlso published here 1996 Inside Cardmagic — Band 2 57
Peter Duffie, Dave Robertson Vanished Or Gone Spectator thinks of any card, card is shown to have vanished from the pack / word GONE is printed on the back
Inspired byRelated to 1997 Effortless Card Magic 142
Barrie Richardson ...And One Makes Fifty-two two-way out effect, either premonition without naming the card first, or named cards is only odd-backed card
Inspired by
  • "Delusion Deck" (Gene Grant, Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets, 1980, marketed 1957)
VariationsAlso published here
  • Club 71, May 1989
1999 Theater of the Mind 205
Roberto Giobbi Premonition Handling brief
Related to 2000 Card College — Volume 4 936
Roberto Giobbi A Case for Premonition one unprepared deck
Related toAlso published here 2000 Concertos for Pasteboard 56
Simon Aronson The Invisible Card Freely named card vanishes, then vanishappears reversed in deck
Also published here
  • Memories are Made of This, 1999
2001 Try the Impossible 175
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Domination Of Thought #1 performer tables card, spectator thinks card from another deck, it disappears and the prediction card on table is correct
VariationsAlso published here 2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 73
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the Premonition effect
Related to 2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 75
Karl Fulves Domination Of Thought #2 card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of card
Also published here 2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 76
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Three Powers three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle
Also published here 2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 146
Lee Earle Capital City postcards with capital cities of states of the union, named city is missing and named number predicted on paper band
2002 Syzygy (Vol. 5 No. 12) 406
Dave Campbell Dave's Premonition card not named but built from two consecutive cards in the deck by taking suit of one and value of the other
Inspired by
  • "Thinking Out Loud" (Steven Hamilton, The Crimp #10)
Variations
2004 The Dave Campbell Legacy 47
Dave Campbell Simplex Premonition impromptu version
Inspired by 2004 The Dave Campbell Legacy 55
Dave Campbell Thought Anticipated card chose from face-up blue deck and put on table, sealed red deck opened and counted, the selection is missing and tabled card turns out to be red-backed
Also published here
  • The Gen, Vol. 14 No. 12, April 1959
2004 The Dave Campbell Legacy 155
Larry Jennings Slow Motion Card To Number selected card to any number, first vanish of card is shown, two methods
2005 Up In Smoke 56
Barrie Richardson The Ambiguous Coffee Can two-sided can for two-way out, e.g. for Premonition
Also published here
  • Club 71, Winter 1999
2005 Act Two 39
Tony Griffith Premonition in Reverse either 51 cards or 53, selected card is found twice in the deck
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Premonition in Reverse" in "The Gen" September, 1959. P. 124.
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 181
Doug Canning Joint Banking card in pocket
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 183
Anthony Owen RE: Monition two decks with different backs, named card is missing from one and found in other, two handlings
Also published here 2007 Some More Tricks 11
Doug Canning Joint Banking card in pocket
Also published here 2008 Noteworthy 27
Jon Racherbaumer Sneaking Suspicions comments on the effect, credit information
Mar. 2008 Antinomy (Vol. 4 No. 1) 6
Edward Marlo Paging a Stranger red and blue deck, any card named, it is removed from one deck, when other deck is counted that card is seen missing and the removed card has a different back
Inspired by
  • "Stranger in Paradise" (Peter Warlock, marketed 1955)
Also published here
  • Ibidem #19, Dec. 1959
Mar. 2008 Antinomy (Vol. 4 No. 1) 8
Edward Marlo Double Out named card is either missing or odd-backed
Also published here Mar. 2008 Antinomy (Vol. 4 No. 1) 9
Jamy Ian Swiss Premonition Redux
Also published here 2011 A Visit to Spain 25
Steve Beam One in a Bazillion a card is constructed in the mind of a volunteer, it is shown reversed in a pictured spread of playing cards, and then removed from magician's pocket
Also published here 2012 Gourmet Card Magic 9
Alberto de Figueiredo Con dos Barajas two decks with different backs, one is chosen and named card can not be found, it is in the other deck, with Spanish playing cards
2013 Magia Demente 61
David Britland The Problem with Premonition
  • Cardopolis
envelope brought out, card selected and shuffled back, any number named and counted to, card is not there, it has vanishes and is now in envelope with the number written on its back
Inspired by Aug. 2013 Genii (Vol. 76 No. 8) 16
Jim Steinmeyer La Forza Del Destino
  • Conjuring
one card chosen from paper bag with cards, it is missing in second deck and found inside a bottle
Oct. 2013 Genii (Vol. 76 No. 10) 28
Helder Guimarães Post-Monition named card missing from deck and in prediction envelope
Also published here 2015 Nephelococcygia 29
Helder Guimarães The Art of Premonition number up to ten named and card chosen using it, card is only one missing from deck and found in prediction envelope with number on back
Inspired by
  • "Silent Running" (Ben Harris)
Also published here
2015 The Veriloquent 5
Dani DaOrtiz Doubly Impossible
  • DaOrtiz a la Carte!
card chosen and card thought of from blue-backed deck, chosen card vanishes from hands and appears at named number in deck, thought-of card vanishes and appears in a second red-backed deck
May 2015 Genii (Vol. 78 No. 5) 36
Max Maven Pentamonition
  • Lost Horizons
one of five ESP symbols chosen, it is the one missing from a packet and found in the envelope the packet came from
Also published here
  • New Pentagram, Mar. 1981
Dec. 2015 Genii (Vol. 78 No. 12) 29
Max Maven On the Premonition Effect credit information
Dec. 2015 Genii (Vol. 78 No. 12) 29
John Hostler Cryptical Envelopment card thought-of from fan is divined, then is shown to be missing from deck and inside tabled envelope
Related to 2016 Magnum Opossum 134
Steve Beam 1 zu einer Fantastilliarde a card is constructed in the mind of a volunteer, it is shown reversed in a pictured spread of playing cards, and then removed from magician's pocket
Also published here 2016 Card Magic To Go 2
Jamy Ian Swiss Premonition Redux
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 2016 It's Another Interesting Application Of That Principle 21
Bob Farmer The Bammo Oblivion Deck freely named card becomes double-blank card in deck, other three cards of same value are there
Related toVariations 2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 51
Bob Farmer Equivoque Digression restricted choice, equivoque discussion
  • Force 13 Cards
  • Force 8 Cards
  • Force 8 or 13 Cards
  • Force 26 Cards
  • Force 13 Cards
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 61
Bob Farmer The Bammo 50% Oblivion Deck single deck version
Inspired byRelated to 2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 70
Bob Farmer The 25% Oblivion Deck almost freely named card becomes double-blank card in deck, other three cards of same value are there
Inspired by 2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 70
Bob Farmer Octogone with more restrictive choice
Inspired by 2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 74
Bob Farmer The Tele-Psychic-Omatic Deck thought-of card (one of thirteen) is not in deck, it has become a blank card, peek-pairs
Inspired by 2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 77
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
2017 Ultimate Chair Routine 39
Helder Guimarães The Art of Premonition number up to ten named and card chosen using it, card is only one missing from deck and found in prediction envelope with number on back
Also published here Apr. 2017 Genii (Vol. 80 No. 4) 42
Helder Guimarães Post-Monition named card missing from deck and in prediction envelope
Also published here Dec. 2017 Genii (Vol. 80 No. 12) 48
Anthony Owen RE: Monition two decks with different backs, named card is missing from one and found in other, two handlings
Inspired byAlso published here 2017 Secrets 165
Bob Farmer The Bammo Brain Bamboozler two spectators think of a red and a black card, both cards vanish and are removed from the pocket before they are named, using version of John Kennedy's "Mind Power Deck"
Inspired by
  • "The Divine and Conquer Deck" (Leo Reed)
2018 The Bammo Brain Bamboozler 1
Christoph Borer Die Todeskarte card is named, position of card reveals amount of years spectator will live, card is missing
2018 Mentale Notizen 184
Jamy Ian Swiss Premonition Redux
Also published here
  • Thoughts II, 2006 edition
2018 A Visit to England 8