133 entries in Cards / Sleights / Shuffles (non-riffle) / Faro Shuffle / Anti-Faro / Reverse Faro
  
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Charles T. Jordan Recycling by Dealing dealing deck in seven piles, then six, then eight, then seven piles restores order The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Unknown Reverse Faro Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 85
Dai Vernon Anti-Faro in the Hands The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 255
Dai Vernon Up and Down selections end up at predicted positions, anti-faro trickRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 255
Dai Vernon Up and Down selections end up at predicted positions, anti-faro trick Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 8
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
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 22
Unknown Twenty-One Cards - A Double Prediction using in the hands antifaro The Fine Art of Magic 175
Bruce Elliott Math performer names selection of position, sort of early anti-faro The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 208) 832
Bill Simon Mind Reading spectator thinks of a number and remembers the card on it's position, after the performer fails to find it, the spectator finds his card at the number turned over Effective Card Magic 145
Edward Marlo Reverse or Backward Faro outjogging every other card The Faro Shuffle 33
Edward Marlo The Reverse or Backward Faro Faro Notes 36
Roy Walton Draw Poker Plus 25-card deck can be dealt in as many piles as often as spectators want, yet performer receives royal flushRelated to
  • correction on p. 86
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 79
Karl Fulves Reverse Triple Faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue The Triple Faro) 45
Paul Swinford One Suit Mentalism ace to king and joker, thought of card is divined The Cardiste (Issue 13) 20
Unknown The Reverse Faro The Devil's Playthings 34
Roy Walton Flip Flop simplified version with reverse farosInspired by Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 64
Robert E. Neale Infernal Machine "programmed" card packet, exactly wrong in coming up with desired cardAlso published here Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 72
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named TantalizerRelated to Magic Mafia Effects 36
Robert E. Neale Infernal Machine eight cards with different men and women, dating presentation, anti-faros to produce requested cards, binary, see bottom of p. 341 for credit information, p. 420 for envelope suggestion by Cushing StroutVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 8) 339
Karl Fulves Oracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predictedRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 1) 374
Robert E. Neale More Lies thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computerRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 384
Karl Fulves Another Oracle spectator cuts off some cards, anti-faro procedure until one card remains, it's odd backedInspired byRelated to The Book of Numbers 10
George Blake Oracle Jr. "Oracle" as location instead of prediction, packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse farosInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 5) 412
Roy Walton, Bob Veeser Oracull sixteen-card packet, mate found, see p. 424 for correctionInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 6) 415
Lin Searles Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted and four aces on top of discard piles, see also p. 486 for comment by Charles HudsonInspired byRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 9) 430
Unknown Reverse Faro Some Late Extra Card Tricks 19
Harvey Rosenthal Yet Another Technicolor Oddity five reds and five black cardsInspired byRelated to Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 15
Charles T. Jordan, Unknown Whispering Joker No. 6, Joker inserted in twenty-card packet, card on both sides remembered, placed in two pockets, selections removed by performer Self-Working Card Tricks 10
Gerald Kosky Computer Discovery card remains after multiple anti-faros, see also Pit Hartling "The Core" (Semi-Automatic Card Tricks Vol. 7) Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 12) 612
Edward Marlo Down-Jog Displacement oil and water context, secret antifaro for very small packetRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 130
Karl Fulves Counting And Dealing on the order of anti-faros, generalized to dealing m cards in n heaps Faro Possibilities 4
Karl Fulves Reverse Faro dealing or upjogging, mentioned briefly Faro Possibilities 5
Karl Fulves The Null Anti-Faro Restacking pack concept Faro Possibilities 4
Unknown Antifaro in the hands injog / outjog The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 100
Philip T. Goldstein Immoracle packet cut-off, anti-faro procedure to arrive at Royal Flush, overhand shuffle set-up sequenceInspired byRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 18) 1240
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves, Lin Searles Justin Time single card location with reverse-faro procedure That Certain Something... 7
Larry Becker The Impossible Dream one thought of card is found, sixteen cards The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 106
Persi Diaconis Anti-Faro Generalization up-down-jog procedure with two, three, four cards at a time as mixing procedure Best of Friends 134
Harry Lorayne, Robert E. Neale Voice Print eight cards, programming, binaryRelated toVariations Best of Friends 256
Harvey Rosenthal Another Technicolor Oddity with five red and five black cardsInspired byRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 20) 387
Stewart James Reverse Forward Faro handling of the reverse faro Arcane (Issue 10) 122
Roy Walton Sum Trick Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 8) 1259
Roy Walton, Charles Hudson Triple Alliance based on Hudson's “Spelled Prophecy: 2“ Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 8) 1256
Philip T. Goldstein Rosareveal two cut to cards predict a chosen card, reverse-faro Lechter Notes 3
Paul Swinford Duo Spell No. 84, two mentally chosen cards spelled outAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 126
Unknown The Spellbinder two cards located in small packet after anti-faros and down-under dealRelated to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 24
Karl Fulves Transpoker III reverse faro methodInspired byRelated to The Return Trip 18
David Britland The Four Bit Machine number cards from 1 to 16, put in square formation and four are selected, their total predicted Psychomancy 51
Edward Marlo Down-Jog Displacement oil water context Special Effects 82
Philip T. Goldstein Stax-Volt card produced with reverse faros predicted, number of cut-off cards found by adding valuesAlso published here Doth 8
Karl Fulves Interspace nine-card packet, spectator turns a pair over anywhere, performer places card between them behind back Kaleidoscope 41
Karl Fulves Quid Pro Quota card chosen from packet, position remembered by spectator counting procedure
(A) Lockdown (11-card packet)
(B) Futures/Options (10-card packet)
(C) Go Fourth (10 cards, faro)
(D) Point of View (14 pointer cards)
(E) Cue Test
(F) First and Ten (spectator finds magicians card and vice versa)
(G) Doctor Cue
(H) HI Test
(I) Xtantra
(J) Doctor's Out
(K) Outback
Variations Prototype 3
Roy Walton Cue Sheet "Doctor Cue" variations, location in small packetInspired by Prototype 13
Allan Slaight Stranger Than That #1: 2 card location with spelling
#2: 2 card location with down-under deal
Inspired by
  • "Letter From A Stranger" (Stewart James)
Related to
  • "Easy As ABC" (The Magic Book, 1977)
Prototype 37
Philip T. Goldstein Stax-Volt card produced with reverse faros predicted, number of cut-off cards found by adding valuesAlso published here A Phil Goldstein Collection 81
Juan Tamariz The Antifaros dealing procedures for Single, Double, Triple, Quadruple and Quintuple Antifaro, later Antifaro-6 and -7 on page 96Related to Sonata 90
Juan Tamariz Justifying the Antifaros Sonata 94
Juan Tamariz Gathering up the Quadruple-Antifaro Sonata 95
Juan Tamariz General Rules for the Antifaro-3 in and out shuffle combinations Sonata 100
Persi Diaconis Anti-Faro Generalization up-down-jog procedure with two, three, four cards at a time, no credit, for credit information see referenceRelated to Trend Setters 58
Alex Elmsley Mathematics and Mentalism clever presentation comparing mathematical methods with real mindreading, reverse faroRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 378
Unknown The Centrifuge Principle dealing a cyclical stack, see also following applicationsRelated to Thavant 3
Dan Harlan Hot Spell the word "Magic" is produced with ABC cards, randomness in handling The Minotaur (Vol. 3, No. 4) 11
Richard Vollmer Talk To Me eight card PacketInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 2) 2031
Karl Fulves A-B-C-D four piles, pile A dealt to A-B-C-D position, same with the others, problem about distribution after dealRelated to Deceptive Practices 47
Harry Lorayne Quick and Direct Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 3) 2187
Edward Marlo, Lee Freed Lost Twenty-One Card Trick using reverse faros The Olram File (Issue 14) 1
Edward Marlo Reverse-Count Backward Faro from sixteen-card packet, reverse faro elimination The Olram File (Issue 16) 1
Jack Avis Eight Bytes Is Enough thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computerInspired by Simplicity at Your Fingertips 32
Alex Elmsley Card Position Formula After Dealing calculating position of any card in a packet of any size, after dealing cards out The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 404
Philip T. Goldstein Calcium calculation oddity with 9 digits, done with nine cards Thabbatical 74
Karl Fulves Dextral Draw spectator thinks of card in five-card-packet Crooked Tales 53
Marty Kane Complex Simplex Lie Speller Facsimile (Issue 2) 32
Karl Fulves Cleaver performer removes red and black cards, performer forms two packets behind back with same number of reds and blacks each Crooked Tales 21
Peter Duffie Lie Stebbins Lie Detector effect with one selection, identity of cards determine if spectator is telling truth/lie (e.g. color, suit, value)Related to Effortless Card Magic 51
Marty Kane Modern Day Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card is selection and four aces on top of discard piles, with two variationsInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 64) 1258
Marty Kane Pound Rebound story trick with Judah Elimination Trick, last card fits storyInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 64) 1261
Karl Fulves Mumbles "The Second Layout", ten value pairs, joker put between any pair, this pair later divined, anti-faro versionInspired by Mutus Nomen 28
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Noughts and Crosses five cross and circle cards, behind back performer builds pairs Entertaining ESP 10
Roberto Giobbi Moracle at the end of a sucessful prediction, the four aces appear, anti-faro sixteenth card principleInspired by Card College - Volume 4 921
Unknown Reverse Faro Card College - Volume 4 922
Simon Aronson More-or-Less-acle Euphoracle to locate four of a kind Try the Impossible 28
Simon Aronson Euph-oracle (an Alternate Take) Elimination procedure to locate two selections, using Reverse FarosInspired by Try the Impossible 26
Simon Aronson Alternate Take Combination of UnDo Influence and Euph-oracle procedureInspired byVariations Try the Impossible 28
Karl Fulves Witch Hunt No. 26, twelve-card packet dealt into piles three times, Queens come together New Self-Working Card Tricks 41
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 Cue Cards No. 55, spectator and performer remember card and its position in five-card packets, found by each other New Self-Working Card Tricks 82
Harry Lorayne It's Not Easy To Lie card selected from nine-card packet with down/under deal, card from remaining eight cards thought-of, lie detector, original selection used to count down to find itInspired by Personal Collection 9
Harry Lorayne Greatest Card Handler Of All Aces lost in sixteen-card packet, then spelled out, two selections found as wellRelated to Personal Collection 133
Harry Lorayne Unique Peek #4 card found with Reverse Faro Ending Personal Collection 177
Harry Lorayne "Killer" Bonus card found with Reverse Faro Ending Personal Collection 183
Harry Lorayne, Doug Edwards Quick And Easy selection lost, spectator cuts deck in five heaps, top cards taken, Reverse Faro Ending to locate it Personal Collection 239
Harry Lorayne Pleasing Combination two card location with Reverse Faro Ending and down-under dealAlso published here Personal Collection 349
Harry Lorayne Double Whammy spectator cuts off half the deck, counts the cards, adds digits and remembers cards at position, repeat phase Personal Collection 399
Harry Lorayne Beyond Belief several anti-faros with about half the deck, Royal Flush and Twos producedInspired byVariations Personal Collection 621
Harry Lorayne Beyond Belief Relief several anti-faros with about half the deck, Royal Flush and Twos produced, faroInspired by Personal Collection 627
Lin Searles Moracle anti-faro discovery Dear Mr. Fantasy 80
Eric Mead Implicate Order two though cards found with procedure that apparently mixes the cards Tangled Web 108
Unknown Antifaro in Pairs Best of Friends - Volume III 20
Peter Duffie, Robert E. Neale Cal-Q-Lator twelve card set-upRelated to Best of Friends - Volume III 297
Unknown Unlikely Triumvirate "Mathematician - Psychic - Magician"
sixteen-card packet, spectator choses card and its position, it's divined, in repeat it is the only odd-backed card
Related to Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 30
David Solomon, Pit Hartling Sorting the Deck named card remains after multiple anti-faros, version of Pit Hartling's "The Core" (Vol. 7)Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 282
Woody Aragon Anti-Faro spectator cuts and performer deals A Book in English 87
Woody Aragon Faro Shuffles and Factorial Dealing describes the relationship between the number of Faro shuffles needed when dealing cards into N number of pilesRelated to A Book in English 253
Woody Aragon Postcards audience shuffles postcards and chooses a postcard that matches prediction. the prediction also predicts order of the remaining postcards A Book in English 281
Woody Aragon Gilbert's Error Code chosen card is found in an "error code" created by the spectator A Book in English 297
Harry Lorayne 6-Card Reverse Faro Ending, Plus extensions of Reverse Faro Ending (usually five cards) for six cards or more, cards turned over with anti-faro until one card is left face-down and it is selection Special Effects 20
Steve Beam End Notes Summation (with additional ideas) of Bypassing the Binary chapter. Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 65
Larry Becker Reverse Faro The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 36
Harry Lorayne Only Five Cards Reverse Faro Ending JawDroppers! 242
John Bannon Bluff Oracle Aces I Duplicating Lin Searles' Moracle effect without using the cards preset at the binary positions.Inspired by
  • "Bluff Oracle" (Simon Aronson, High Caliber, 2013)
Related to
  • "Divide and Conjure" (Marty Kane, Duffie & Robertson's Card Conspiracy, Vol. 1, 2003)
  • Moracle (Lin Searles, 1971)
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 50
John Bannon Bluff Oracle Aces II Duplicating Lin Searles' Moracle effect without using the cards preset at the binary positions.Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 51
Steve Beam Rock Bottom Duplicating Lin Searles' Moracle effect without using the cards preset at the binary positions.Inspired by
  • "Swindlaces" (Al Smith, LaBal, April 2011)
Related to
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 52
Steve Beam Binary Bypass Move which allows one to accomplish the Moracle effect without stacking the deck.Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 56
Steve Beam The Neutralizer Audience shuffles the deck and magician reverses their shuffles, producing a great poker hand.Inspired byVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 57
Steve Beam Royal Roundup Despite the audience shuffling the deck, the magician is able to reverse their shuffles and produce a royal flush.Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 59
Steve Beam Mind-Reading Deck Magician uses a deck of cards to grade the quality of thought of a spectator. Ultimately, the deck turns blank. Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 60
Steve Beam Bottom Feeder A move that allows you to accomplish the Moracle effect producing the cards on the bottom of the packets rather than the top.Inspired byRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 63
Steve Beam Moracool A "Moracle" effect which produces the four aces on top of the packets (for poker) and four jacks on the face (for blackjack).Inspired byRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 64
Steve Beam More Cool Moracool Procedure for producing poker hand using the reverse faro.Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 64
Harry Lorayne Powerful Powers five cards found by making packets with anti-faros, also as Aces or Royal Flush revelationInspired by JawDroppers! 127
Juan Tamariz Triple Antifaro 8-packet deal In Order to Amaze 213
Pit Hartling The Core named card remains after reverse-faro procedure until single card remainsRelated to In Order to Amaze 60
Unknown Anti-Faro in Pairs JawDroppers! Two 24
Harry Lorayne Royal Power selected card and Royal Flush are found, antifaro "programming"Inspired by JawDroppers! Two 31
Harry Lorayne Voice Print eight cards, programming, binaryInspired by JawDroppers! Two 53
Harry Lorayne It's Not Easy To Lie eight cards, programming, binaryInspired by JawDroppers! Two 57
Harry Lorayne Cal-Q-Lator with anti-faro programmingRelated to JawDroppers! Two 115
Harry Lorayne Eleven eleven-card packet, spectator thinks of one and its position, spectator has to move cards around before card is foundRelated to JawDroppers! Two 183
Harry Lorayne Pleasing Combination two card location with Reverse Faro Ending and down-under dealAlso published here JawDroppers! Two 216
Harry Lorayne Eight/Great - Nine/Fine - one of eight-card packet remembered (force), found with CATO
- one of nine-card packet remembered, found with reverse faros
JawDroppers! Two 228
Asi Wind Anti-Faro Handling of True Colors employing Christian Engblom's Anti-FaroRelated to Repertoire 41