63 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Sympathetic Effects / Sympathetic Thirteen & Variations
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Nate Leipzig The Sympathetic Clubs double facers
Related to 1938 562
Herbert Milton Sympathetic Clubs twelve double facers
Related toAlso published here Feb. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 53)
380
Herbert Milton Sympathetic Clubs two decks, reprint from The Jinx
Also published here Dec. 1950
The Phoenix (Issue 218)
870
Dr. Jacob Daley Thoughts on Sympathetic Clubs
Dec. 1950
The Phoenix (Issue 218)
872
Orville Wayne Meyer Clubbed
Mar. 1951
The Phoenix (Issue 224)
895
Edward Marlo Impromptu Liepzig Leipzig
1953 95
Ronald B. Edwards Weird Control two suits are shuffled match in order
Apr. 1953
The Phoenix (Issue 278)
1112
Nick Trost Simultaneous deck is riffle shuffled, one suit is placed in spectator pocket and all others suits shuffled again, one suit matches order from cards in spectator's pocket
1956
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956)
32
Alex Elmsley Through Darkest Peirce cards are dealt out multiple times to mix them, yet they are mated, relation to Sympathetic Cards
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here Sep. 1957
Ibidem (Issue 11)
16
Charlie Miller Imitative Cards
1961 26
Nate Leipzig Sympathetic 13
1963 176
North Bigbee Bigbee's Simplified Sympathetic Cards
1972
Magick (Issue 46)
229
Karl Fulves Carbon Copy two packets with ace to four are sympathetic
Related to 1973 11
Herb Zarrow Swindle Mates matching order of two suits, swindle switch
July 1974
Epilogue (Issue 21)
196
Paul Curry A Swindle Of Sorts see also Bruce Bernstein's "Eat at Joe's"
Related toVariations 1974 7
Karl Fulves In Sync mini version, four and four cards
1976
Epilogue (Issue Special No 5)
300
Paul Curry, Terry Morgan Future Shock two sets of ESP cards match, swindle switch
Related to 1977 90
Ken Krenzel The Impromptu Sympathetic Ten ungaffed
1978 109
Kevin Davie Copy-Cat two decks, ungaffed
Apr. 1978
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 8)
554
Derek Dingle The Sympathetic Cards double facers
Also published here 1982 150
Edward Marlo Leipzig Would have Loved This! ungaffed, odd-backed, using Curry's Swindle Switch
VariationsAlso published here 1983 95
Jerry K. Hartman Suit-De-Suit different method without bluff-switch
Inspired byAlso published here 1985 169
Larry Jennings L.J. On Leipzig's Sympathetic Cards ungaffed
1986 201
Edward Marlo Liepzig Would Really Have Loved This Leipzig, double index cards
Variations 1988 255
Sam Schwartz Four Square with two packets of four cards
1989 59
Alex Elmsley Mini-Milton five cards
1991 54
Alex Elmsley Mixed Marriages two royal flushes from two decks, they magically arrange in same order and one selected value transposes
1991 58
Christoph Borer, Thomas Otto Die Wahrsagerin
Related toAlso published here 1991 17
Jerry K. Hartman Suit-de-Suits different method without bluff-switch
Inspired byAlso published here 1991 470
Alex Elmsley Through Darkest Peirce cards are dealt out multiple times to mix them, yet they are mated, relation to Sympathetic Cards
Also published here 1994 401
Philip T. Goldstein Dupacetic four cards of each suit
Inspired by 1994 69
Robert Parrish Sympathetic Magic with comments about the effect by Charlie Miller, for stand-up
1995 49
Simon Aronson Suit Yourself one deck mixed face-up/face-down, other deck shuffled twice and named suit removed, in first deck this suit is reversed in same order
Inspired by 1995 144
Jeff Busby History and Background on the Germain Flash Card Change and Sympathetic Cards
Related to 1996 9
Nick Trost Swindle Suits based on "The Tarot Speaks" marketed by Arthur Emerson
Related to 1997 43
Jörg Alexander Weber The Sympathetic Ten card piles in glasses
Also published here 1998 92
James Swain, Herbert Milton, Nate Leipzig Sympathetic Thirteen specially arranged decks of ungaffed cards
1999 131
Jörg Alexander Weber Die Sympathetischen Zehn
Also published here 2000 53
Paul Curry A Swindle of Sorts see Bruce Bernstein's "Eat at Joe's"
Related to 2001 245
Christoph Borer Die Intuition des Spielers
Also published here 2002 19
Christoph Borer Die Intuition des Spielers
Also published here 2003 18
Wesley James Follow That Card II "alpha"
  • Phase I: Ace through Four of Clubs & Spades are sympathetic, with additional red cards in play
  • Phase II: repeat variation
  • Phase III: follow the leader with the two four-card packets
  • Phase IV: four spades put in different pockets, clubs vanish and reappear with spades as pairs in pocket
Inspired by
  • "Follow That Card" (Bro. John Hamman, marketed item)
2004 208
Wesley James Sympathetic Blacks "beta", credit information on the plot
2004 240
Dave Campbell Mix 'n' Match
Inspired byRelated to 2004 83
Derek Dingle The Sympathetic Cards double facers
Also published here 2004 32
Jon Racherbaumer Select Bibliography on "The Sympathetic Cards" with comments on the effect
May 2005
Antinomy (Vol. 1 No. 2)
9
Edward Marlo Parallexis using Spades suits from two decks
Inspired by May 2005
Antinomy (Vol. 1 No. 2)
9
Christoph Borer Gambler - Die Intuition des Spielers
Related toAlso published here 2006 65
Nick Trost Sympathetic Suits
2008 50
Edward Marlo Leipzig Would Have Loved This! ungaffed, odd-backed, using Curry's Swindle Switch
Also published here Sep. 2008
Genii (Vol. 71 No. 9)
30
Howard Hamburg, Paul Curry Taste of Curry
Inspired by 2009 23
Paul Curry A Swindle of Sorts using the Swindle Switch
Inspired by 2010 77
Helder Guimarães Deepest Sympathy
2011 8
Karl Fulves Milton "In Order"
combination of palindrome and sympathetic plots with five cards
Related to 2011
Prolix (Issue 9)
572
Nick Trost Suits of Sympathy ungaffed, Paul Curry's Swindle Switch
2011 595
Tomas Blomberg Marlo Might Have Liked This Sympathetic Cards version, part of the effect occurs during the revelation, odd-backed
Inspired by 2014 178
Jim Steinmeyer Deepest Sympathy seven cards arranged by spectator match prediction, hands-off, dealflipdropcut
Related to 2015 12
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 byVariationsAlso published here 2017 227
Bob Farmer Macau Casino Shuffle #1 Ace to King of Hearts and Spades are each shuffled, performer deal-mixes them, one is sorted, then both are in same mixed order, then spectator cuts one of the suits and the order matches prediction
Related to 2017 12
Bob Farmer Macau Casino Shuffle #2 version with thirteen duplicates
Related to 2017 18
Jon Racherbaumer A Miltonian Mash Up
  • Exhumations
using the Swindle Switch and DealFlipDropCut
July 2021
Genii (Vol. 84 No. 7)
50
Eugene Burger Order and Chaos with swindle switch
Inspired by 2021 177
Paul Vigil Sympathy (For the Devil) Cards 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
Also published here 2022 1071