302 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Location / Challenge Locations / Challenge multiple Card Location
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Unknown Non plus ultra No. 49, spectator removes three cards from new deck and places them under handkerchief, performer touches cards through handkerchief, they are replaced and found, punched through handkerchief Der Kartenkünstler 58
Unknown Non plus ultra Eine Kartensoirée No. 7
four cards chosen, placed under handkerchief, then shuffled into deck, found by performer, cards punched on the fly with needle attached to ring
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 42
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Non plus ultra several cards chosen, placed under handkerchief, then shuffled into deck, found by performer, cards punched on the fly Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Noli me tangere several cards on table, spectators turn cards end for end and performer identifies which ones, one-way punch mark Der moderne Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Nennen mehrerer gezogener Karten cards chosen, then deck switched and cards returned, cards identified because they are twice in deck or because one deck is short Der moderne Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown Das Wiederfinden der Karten two cards are lost and found, divided deck, either red-black or odd-even Der moderne Kartenkünstler 103
Unknown Apparent Second Sight freely chosen cards are located behind back, secret punching of selections through handkerchiefRelated to New Era Card Tricks 76
Charles T. Jordan The Full Hand No. 7, four spectators select four cards each, those sixteen cards are riffle shuffled by performer and dropped in hat, performer takes out the cards of each spectator without looking Thirty Card Mysteries 30
Charles T. Jordan The Discard Trick two cards chosen by fair cuts, spectator deals into piles and left-over cards are keys for selectionsRelated to
  • "Exact Location" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Al Baker The Two-Card Location one-wayRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 481
Theodore Annemann An Alternate Detection alternating one-way backsRelated toVariationsAlso published here SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 11
Al Baker Unsight and Unseen finding two chosen cards in pocket, short packVariations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 110
Unknown The Five Senses five card location, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 142
Unknown New X-Ray Trick full stack (here Eight Kings) Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 206
Charles T. Jordan A Discard Trick two cards, stacked deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 219
Unknown Double Location short key card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 313
Unknown Two Viewpoints challenge location with sticky substance on finger, cards stabbed on table Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 109
Theodore Annemann The Alternate Detection alternating one-way backsAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 148
Charles T. Jordan Hummer Detection one-way backs that must not be set in one direction Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 159
Unknown Sensational Card Mystery spectators cut off piles and remember bottom card, all divined, full stack (here new deck order) Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 205
Michael F. Zens Zens' Card Miracle with marked cards and two decks set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 296
Dai Vernon Miracle Location Club Version daub, full deck stack, four or five cards Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 302
Orville Wayne Meyer The New "Miracle" Effect five cards selected, mixed with twenty more cards, then located The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 188
Unknown The Perfect Card Trick full deck stack Greater Magic 100
George G. Kaplan The Five Card Problem two cards, stacked deck Greater Magic 283
Stewart James Queer Quest three cards found The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 331
Unknown Ivory and Air Cushion Finish halves from different decks with different finishes, divided deck locationRelated to Greater Magic 448
William H. McCaffrey Blindfold Multiple Detection blindfolded magician divines several cards, different finishes Greater Magic 449
Harold Lloyd You See? three card location, one-wayAlso published here The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 51) 353
Michael F. Zens Zen's X-Clusive Card Combination several cards are selected from a shuffled deck and replaced, performer finds them, then cards are put in envelopes, inside are predictions which match Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 5) 1
Harold Lloyd You See? three card discovery, using one hand only, one-wayAlso published here Expert Card Technique 280
Unknown The Two Pile Mystery two selections More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 28
Crocker The Blindfold Discovery really blindfolded, using Xkwizit gimmick The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 117) 690
Louis Lam A Sensational Card Effect thought of number and counting Fast Ones 5
Don Medley, Harry Jordan Circum-Location three cards, odd-even, identities and positions named The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 619
Bob Hummer Two Card Location behind back, with knife stabbed in the deckAlso published here Half-A-Dozen Hummers 8
Charlie Miller, Jack McMillen The Triple Discovery three cards, twenty-sixth keyVariations More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 29
Bruce Elliott Middle Maze two card location, center key cardInspired by The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 143) 804
Stewart James Queer Quest three cards found Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 27
Herb Lehwald Mental Disclosure four people think of a card, deck is dealt into four piles three times, each card can be named Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 8
James G. Thompson Jr. Out of These Hands My Best 115
John Hamilton Faro two cards The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 112) 450
Bill Simon Sensitive Fingertips two cards are foundRelated to Controlled Miracles 13
Fred Fletcher ABC three cards, falsely credited to Rusduck, see p. 687 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 169) 677
Unknown Instant Card Location Two halves, cards selected in one half replaced in the other, easily located Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 34
John Scarne The Four Packs No. 20, Spectator deals deck into four piles, remembers the top card of each pile, assemble the deck, performer divines the four cards Scarne on Card Tricks 40
John Scarne Finding a Selected Card No. 27, Performer divines two selected cards using secretly red/black separated deck Scarne on Card Tricks 50
Sidney Margulies, H. G. Cleveland, Carlton King, Ira Zweifack The Triple Deal Card Trick No. 64, Mathematical trick Scarne on Card Tricks 116
Edward Marlo Wrong to Right two wrong cards are changed into selections Faro Notes 69
Dai Vernon Vernonesque two cards are found The Cardiste (Issue 10) 12
Edward Marlo Fingertip Miracle three selections, memorized deck, impro Faro Notes 33
Edward Marlo Faro Foolers: First Fooler as many cards as one likes, automatic placement Faro Notes 49
Edward Marlo Fourth Fooler two cards selected, a card turns face-up between selections, see also page 55 for two further notesVariations Faro Notes 52
Edward Marlo Seventh Fooler two cards Faro Notes 54
Edward Marlo The 17th Location two cards Faro Notes 67
Edward Marlo The 13th Location three selections Faro Notes 68
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Automento five cards are found, cards shown in groups, spectator say if their card is among themRelated to
  • trick by Charles H. Miller in "Linking Ring" June, 1958
The Cardiste (Issue 10) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Alaska three cards are located, dealing seven hands twice The Cardiste (Issue 12) 4
James Steranko Fantasy Card Routine Chapter Thirteen
- Oneway Faces (not pointer cards, but uneven printing)
- The Division (spectator cuts to a card behind the performer's back and replaces)
- The Afterthought (selection from in-the-hands spread)
- The Bisection (two selections by cutting of small packets and remembering bottom cards)
- The Retention (fake memory demonstration, move-a-card)
- The Abstraction (one of three cards thought of, OOSOOM)
- Fantasy Notes
Steranko on Cards 93
Dai Vernon Matching any number of cards any number of cards is selected and found from another shuffled deck Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 71
Charlie Miller Version of Selbit's Cards and Tray out-of-hand selection of two cards, one from pocket, one caught from thrown up deck The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 30
Edward Marlo Fourth Method two card location, estimation and key card Estimation 28
Edward Marlo Triple Estimation Peek two methods (three key cards and one key card) Estimation 42
Dai Vernon Club Version of the "Miracle Card Location", daub, full deck stack, four or five cardsRelated to Early Vernon 22
Neal Elias, Edward Marlo Packet Handling for Faro Fooler #12 two separated face up cards come together to sandwich selection, two more methods, see also page 13 for further handling details:
- Regarding Three Selections and Crimp Card
- On Packet Handling
- The No Key Card Triple Selection Discovery
Related to Faro Controlled Miracles 12
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Discovery two locator cards discover two chosen cards, faro Faro Controlled Miracles 16
Peter Alexis Dark Vision four cards selected, one put in envelope rest shuffle back, all divined in other room, fair conditions, secret deck switch, deck top-edgemarked with line during performance, see also p. 864 for comment by J. G. ThompsonRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 17
Karl Fulves Seclusion Problems with Cards - No. Two
card cut to with deck under handkerchief and replaced, also multiple cards
for solutions see references
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 6) 29
Francis Haxton Seclusion selection underneath handkerchief, solutionInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 40
Jerry Lubin, Harry Lorayne About Faces two cards, two keys Deck-Sterity 117
Gene Finnell Whew! two cards selected Free Cut Principle 7
Gene Finnell Your Number - Your Card four cards face up, value of each is dealt and four selections are found, spectators decide in which order Free Cut Principle 15
Karl Fulves A Location position of two free selections are divined, riffle shuffle methodVariations Epilogue (Issue 3) 22
Karl Fulves Double Up two selections from topsy-turvy deck, position and identity are predicted, riffle shuffle method Epilogue (Issue 3) 23
Roy Walton Miracle Location two card location with red black alternated deckAlso published here Epilogue (Issue 6) 45
Ben Christopher Blue Phantom two cards found blindfolded, one of them has different colored backInspired by
  • "Divination of two Mentally Selected Cards" (E. G. Brown)
Related to
  • suggestion by Greg Moore on p. 314
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 12) 287
Roy Walton The Abacus Card Trick four cards chosen, gray code on one way backsRelated toVariations Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 69
Edward Marlo Incredible Fingertip Location two fingertip peeked at cards are located with lots of shuffling by spectator, corner short (Marlo Key Card) Advanced Fingertip Control 65
Simon Aronson The Lead-In Routine two card location Hierophant (Issue 4) 175
Francis J. Baker Logic two cards chosen, one found by performer and one by spectator, red-black alternatingRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3) 311
Roy Walton Blue Phantom II two cards found, one of them has different colored backInspired byAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 4) 321
John Hamilton Eyes of the Gods two spectators with half the deck each chose a card, spectators deal through deck and performer announces first card, second card spelled toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 351
Marvin Johnson Blue Dice two numbers generated with dice, two spectators select cards and remove cards according to their numbers, both spectators selected the same card and it has different colored backInspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 2) 387
Karl Fulves Chance? Fate? two card location, key card The Book of Numbers 31
Harry Lorayne Three-Card Miracle Location using divided deck The Great Divide 4
Ben Christopher Double Mental two selectionsRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 480
Unknown Convention Card Location two card location, soso Super Subtle Card Miracles 130
Edward Marlo Fourth Objective - Four Card Location four card location with divided deck Marlo's Objectives 9
Simon Aronson Group Shuffle three cards, no touch possible, based on Marlo's Location in Ibidem 8/11 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 60
Karl Fulves A Location position of two free selections are divined, riffle shuffle method Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 25
Karl Fulves Double Up two selections from topsy-turvy deck, position and identity are predicted, riffle shuffle method Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 26
Gene Finnell Red and Black Challenge "Magnetic Colors" as set-up for divided deck location Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 63
Roy Walton Miracle Location two card location with red black alternated deckAlso published here Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 73
Edward Marlo Red and Black Thoughts table spread from left to right both times with overhand shuffle in between, or spreading in opposite directionRelated to The Unexpected Card Book 142
Sam Schwartz Thot Echo two card location, straight set-up, see also p. 758 for comment by Marvin JohnsonAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 715
Harry Lorayne Ultra General Card (and Impossible Location) three spectator choose the same card, used as effect and also as method Afterthoughts 29
Edward Marlo Double Trouble two cards, odd-even divided deck Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 97
Roy Walton The Blue Phantom No. 54, two cards found, one of them has different colored backAlso published here Self-Working Card Tricks 82
Burling Hull Volta's Giant "ESP" Thot Projection deck with twenty-five symbols/designs, spectators cut off a small pile each and remember bottom card, key cards brought openly to bottom with a ruse The Amazing World of Mentalism 34
Ken Krenzel Impromptu R. S. Peek Deck secret incomplete faro condition Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 299
Ken Krenzel The Miracle Multiple Peek Marlo Peek Deck applicationVariations The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 128
Jerry K. Hartman Goody Two Choose two selections, divided deckRelated toVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Ken De Courcy Climax four packets, each secretly has one suit, four card location Jack's Pack 8
John C. Wagner Mentally by Two faro, automatic placement 7 Secrets 33
Theodore Annemann Alternate Detection Procedure two cards chosen and replaced in opposite orderRelated to Transpo Trix 46
David Britland 'simpossible deck shuffled, two spectators each get half a deck and exchange any card, performer takes only one half and names both cards after looking through it Trick Card Trickery 13
Edward Marlo Effect two cards, using double automatic placement Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 364
Tom Craven Goody Goody without set-upInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 262
Karl Fulves Matchlock divining two cards via card counting The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 33
Karl Fulves Future Key two cards found The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 36
Karl Fulves Leverage two cards divined, confederate needed that can clockRelated to The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 43
Karl Fulves Fooling The Confederate deck shuffled face-up/face-down, two cards selected, using code and confederate & card counting The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 45
Karl Fulves The Double Selection divided deck and cards selected from incomplete riffle shuffle position, one-way suggestion Riffle Shuffle Control 3
Karl Fulves Remote Viewing No. 56, two spectators remember cards in shuffled deck that is cut back-to-back far away, out-of-hand key card placement Self-Working Mental Magic 92
Piet Forton Die Gedanken sind nicht frei ("Thinker's Paradise") two spectator cut a pile and think of cut card, cards are shuffled and divined by performerRelated toAlso published here Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 2
Orville Wayne Meyer Apocalypse Variations Or Additions Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 347
Karl Fulves Auto Abacus gray code on one way backsInspired by Curioser 46
Bob Hummer Two Card Locaction behind back, with knife stabbed in the deck (1940)Also published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 11
Philip T. Goldstein Under Orders clever combination of principles to divine two cards The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 256) 1279
Juan Tamariz Cartomagia sin Tecnica routine with Svengali deck, starts and ends with a normal deck, first one cards is located then two, similar strategy as in Neither Blind nor Silly Magia Potagia — Volume I 35
Terry LaGerould Fanta-Spread key card placement after domino spread turnover Best of Friends 141
André Robert Strategy two cards trap two selections bit by bit with faros in between Best of Friends 321
Philip T. Goldstein Cumulative three cards chosen from ten-card packet with dealing procedureInspired byRelated to Thunday 5
Stewart James Cuemulat4e three cards chosen from 12-card packet with dealing procedureInspired by Thunday 7
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Christ Location no-touch cut-deeper selection procedureVariations Sessions 39
Edward Marlo Locus-Pocus two Cards, four methods
- Locii Two
- Locii Two II
- Loci Two III
- Prediction Variation
Inspired by Marlo without Tears 139
Jon Racherbaumer, Philip T. Goldstein Never on Thunday three selections, divided deckInspired by The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 14) 136
Karl Fulves Curvature different coins and cards removed and remembered by spectators and shuffled back, performer blindfolded, all cards located and coins as well, coins leaves circular impressionInspired by After Jordan 2
Karl Fulves Nail Punch Location one or more cards, punched with fingers in different places After Jordan 2
Edward Marlo (C) Ever Ready Black Routine with Mexican Joe applying mexican joe crimpInspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 215
Brother John Hamman The Phoenix Four four selections vanish, are named and reappear face up via spellingVariations The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 16
Ron Ferris Hind-Hue Control as a red-black false shuffle, divided deck location application Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 899
Richard Goldshot No Looking Goody Goody two crimps, faro shuffle two selections, twenty-six key card, see further credits, see also page 1075 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 9) 968
Michael Close, Stewart James Derby Downs "Waltz Time Stewart James - Three Variations by Michael Close", two selections found by 10D, using automatic placement variation, faro shuffle, based on "Place and Show" from New Tops Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 283
John Aukes Straight and Round cards are shuffled face up into face down, spectator turns over any card/s and the performer locates them Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 7) 1250
Unknown The Clueless Card Trick No. 47, two cards chosen by spectators, performer finds themInspired byRelated to More Self-Working Card Tricks 61
Stephen Minch Double Location No. 3, five black and five red cards removed by spectators, two cards exchanged, performer finds them, performer genuinely blindfolded Eyeless in Gaza 12
Piet Forton The Thoughts Are Free two spectator cut a pile and think of cut card, cards are shuffled and divined by performerAlso published here Magic Lecture Notes 1984 7
Thomas Alan Waters Trivese three card location Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Myxtyr) 643
Thomas Alan Waters Carousell three card divination, with clocking version, see Max Maven reference for credit informationRelated to
  • "Roundabout" (Max Maven, Kayfabe DVD Set, 2017)
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mystyx) 701
Thomas Alan Waters Cutout two cardsRelated to Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Fynys) 743
Steve Beam Impact! several spectators cut a small packet and remember a card, all cards are found, deck can be riffle shuffled once, chains, see also p. 987 for additional idea by Geoff WilliamsRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 7) 105
Steve Beam Blank Impact gag idea for Impact, blank cardRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 8) 136
Frederick Braue Two Pile Trick two selections (1938)Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 20
Juan Tamariz Blown Away "Neither Blind Nor Silly"Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 7) 1369
Karl Fulves Hangout deck face up on table, spectators cut anywhere and remember cards while the magician's back is turned, located Secret Session — Part One 11
Paul Cowling Apocalypse Variations Or Additions "Neither Blind Nor Silly"Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 1) 1450
Edward Marlo Blown Away Plus "Neither Blind Nor Silly"Inspired byAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 3) 1473
Carlos Schoenrich Apocalypse Variations Or Additions "Neither Blind Nor Silly"Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 5) 1499
Edward Marlo San's Telephone three cards, three packets Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 162
Edward Marlo Impossible Duo one way, two cards Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 212
Edward Marlo Four Ways To Go one card removed, two thought of, are found, one ahead, clockingInspired byRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 175
Edward Marlo 2nd Effect stripper deck, fair out of hand card choosing Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 183
Larry Jennings Birds of a Feather fair looking 2-card location with key cards The Cardwright 30
Edward Marlo New Approach to a Location apparent failure, three selection, one to case, one to shoe Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 185
Edward Marlo Blown Away Plus follow up with named card to pocket, odd/even dividedInspired byAlso published here Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 219
Ben Harris, David Faulkner Invertz pairs are deal after one riffle shuffle, top cards turned over, two chosen and exchanged, later locatedInspired by Off the Wall 24
Edward Marlo Double Miracle using Mexican Joe Crimp M.I.N.T. — Volume I 253
Edward Marlo Multiple Find using Mexican Joe Crimp M.I.N.T. — Volume I 255
Edward Marlo Ever Ready-Black Routine three phases, locations with divided deck (third phase inspired by previous version in Ibidem)Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Feb. 1967
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 264
Dai Vernon If the Suit Fits... The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 67
Doug Canning Down Under Again two cards selected and found, third named card is found at a total of cards The Minotaur (Vol. 1 No. 3) 7
Brother John Hamman Phoenix Four four selections vanish, are named and reappear face up via spellingRelated to The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 202
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
Juan Tamariz Neither Blind Nor Silly red black stack, two cardsVariationsAlso published here Sonata 211
Harry Lorayne Without A Clue, Impromptu finding out positions of two peeked at cards in incomplete faro condition via bottom half Trend Setters 52
Steve Beam Brained a card peeked, one remembered from looking at the fan, third one thought of, one by one performer reverses cards behind his back, see also p. 578 for ideas by Harry Levine The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 32) 561
Simon Aronson Two Minds and a Mate card chosen, another removed and a third one though-of, all foundInspired byRelated toVariations The Aronson Approach 50
Simon Aronson Four Part Harmony center cut location expanded to four selectionsInspired by
  • "Center Cut Location" (Card Ideas of Simon Aronson, p. 117)
The Aronson Approach 101
Jon Racherbaumer Ayes of the Gods two-card challenge locationInspired byVariations Cardfixes 1
Edward Marlo Impromptu Ayes of the Gods either the two selections are in same position in two halves, or they are located via fishingInspired by Cardfixes 2
Jon Racherbaumer Completely Blown Away Inspired by Cardfixes 176
Edward Marlo Topping Mental Topper - Fifth Effect four thought-of cards from different suits located, spectator's count down their value, shuffle and deck switch Cardfixes 198
Alex Elmsley Calcolate X 2 two selections made out of performer's hands, three keys The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 361
Alex Elmsley Cross-25 two selections made out of performer's hands, re-matrixingAlso published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 363
Edward Marlo Repeatable Card Location simple location with stack, eg NPO or memorized deck The Olram File (Issue 4) 15
Edward Marlo Multiple Mental Miracle two small numbers and selections are divined, distant key The Olram File (Issue 6) 12
Edward Marlo Four for the Road three further methods for "Simon Eyes", faroInspired byRelated to The Olram File (Issue 8) 14
Chris Kenner Twin Peeks two card challenge location, ace to king set up Totally Out Of Control 102
Edward Marlo, Stewart James Nullifactoring three cards, additional ideas for Stewart James' "Nullifactor", two methods The Olram File (Issue 12) 1
James Swain No Explanation four face up indifferent cards 'collect' three selections, uses Marlo's faro sequences Don't Blink 121
Alexander de Cova Total Recall two selections, odd/even, with variations:
1. Aus dem Stegreif (impromptu)
2. Mit zwei Kartenspielen (with two decks)
3. Für den Table-Hopper
Inspired by Ein Profi packt aus... 19
John Riggs The Optical Location cards shuffled face up into face down, two cards selected and performer finds themAlso published here The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 43) 770
Unknown Blindfold Card Reading some cards are chosen from one half and shuffled in other half, found by blindfolded magician, pegged/punched card Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 137
Tooru Suzuki 心の中で・・・ (In your heart...) Challenge location of two selected cards Larry Jennings's Card Technique 172
John Riggs The Optical Location cards shuffled face up into face down, two cards selected and performer finds themAlso published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 119
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Opener stack, combination Las Vegas Kardma 100
Tom Daugherty Bingo! two cards, mathematical Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 5) 2362
Tom Daugherty Topsy-Turvy Twosome three cards Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 7) 2384
Steve Ehlers The Three-Card Location stack, memorized deckRelated toVariations Las Vegas Kardma 173
Alex Elmsley The Custodial Card two cards selected, a card turns face-up between selections, twenty-six key card, faroInspired by The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 333
Philip T. Goldstein Trisectarian two cards found, one by counting down value of other cards Thabbatical 96
Tom Daugherty Impossible And Impossible II mathematical Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 9) 2550
Tom Daugherty Utterly Blown Away "Neither Blind Nor Silly"Inspired byVariations Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 3) 2480
Karl Norman Key Card Routines performer cuts exactly a number of cards, named by the spectator, performer finds three selects cards 40 Years at the Forks 23
Sam Schwartz Thot Echo two card location, straight set-upRelated toVariationsAlso published here Card College — Volume 1 149
Steve Beam Triplets II red / black deck, with two selections Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 167
Steve Beam Selective Service four selections, with four keys Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 168
Simon Aronson Three For Two three selections made in different way, no-touch selection procedure, all located, two key cards, first cut of cut-deeper forceInspired by Simply Simon 61
Simon Aronson Taking Advantage of One's Position selection procedure in which a packet is cut off, next card remembered and placed on this packet, another packet cut off onto first pile, next card remembered and put onto first pile, and so on
- Self Position
- Shuffling
- False Positives
Related to
  • "Multiple Impact" (Steve Beam)
Simply Simon 179
Simon Aronson Self Centered two cards chosen by cutting and shuffling packets, procedure similar to one-pile free cutInspired by Simply Simon 187
Simon Aronson Madness in our Methods three selections, fair conditions, no-touch and no card seen
- Alternative Revelations
Simply Simon 194
Simon Aronson Topsy Turvy three selections with cutting and shuffling packets, deck shuffled face-up/face-down, cards located by apparent muscle reading in spreadRelated to Simply Simon 203
Simon Aronson High Class Location three selectionsRelated to Simply Simon 216
Aldo Colombini Friends similar to "Neither Blind Nor Silly", with twenty cards, spectator has more decisions to randomize orderRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 72
Steve Beam, Scott Robinson Polar Stab location of two cards with two keysInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 157
Joel Givens Identification Cards multiple keys, four card location, different methods Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 170
Steve Beam Location, Location, Location three spectators cut some cards and chose a card, amount and selections are predicted and located, 9-forceInspired by
  • Van Osdol's "Number Trick" in Rufus Steele's "50 Tricks You Can Do"
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 172
Steve Beam Multiplocation with four cardsRelated toVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 175
Edward Marlo One Way, Two Selections deck divided in three packets, two cards chosen and deck reassembled, found at two selected numbersRelated toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Nov. 1977
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 338
Karl Fulves Lost, Found performer cuts to two fairly chosen and lost cards Blocking Off 92
Karl Fulves Color Double riffle glimpse exercise, Telltale Color with two cards
- Conditions (additional exercises)
Inspired by Blocking Off 16
Bob King Making Waves II two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, cards found from a jumbo deck then, one jumbo card travels into walletInspired byAlso published here Five-Star Magic 10
Doug Edwards Absolutely Free two cards, divided deck Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 9) 2838
Richard Vollmer Thrice Nice divided deck, see also p. 2819 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 1) 2737
Peter Duffie Super Duplex Count-Down Two selections made fairly, able to locate both immediatelyInspired by Effortless Card Magic 92
Ron Bauer Key to the Draw three cards, twenty-six keyInspired by L.I.N.T. — Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 20
Alex Elmsley No-Calc two cards are located, two numbers written down and cards found at that positionAlso published here Alex Is At It Again 3
Alex Elmsley Cross-25 two selections made out of performer's hands, re-matrixing, updated handlingAlso published here Alex Is At It Again 17
Unknown One-Twenty Six cut-deeper procedure for two selections The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 9
Adrian "Ramblar" Guerra And Now... Two Cards from the Pocket finding two chosen cards in pocketInspired byAlso published here Notes 7
Jerry Sadowitz Troika three cards, riffle cull Thanks To Zarrow 20
Pit Hartling Feurio "Chaos (Mandelbrod's Revenge)", red black antifaro methodVariations Das kleine grüne Heft 12
Pit Hartling Triathlon three card challenge location, sophisticatedInspired byRelated to Das kleine grüne Heft 24
Thomas Fraps, Helge Thun If Worse Comes To Worse performer finds two selected and one thought-of card, one way from face (pips)Variations The Book 88
Alex Elmsley No-Calc two cards are located, two numbers written down and cards found at that positionAlso published here Come A Little Closer 54
Steve Ehlers Three Card Location stack Low Down Dirty Tricks 20
Ellis Stanyon The Silent Count - Top Card as "Key" No. 7, cards deal face up by performer and spectators remember cards and their positions Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 4
Ellis Stanyon The "Portfolio" Card No. 25, two cards hinged together, selections put between them, spectator can shuffleRelated to Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 15
Ellis Stanyon To Discover Two Consecutive Cards No. 3, two consecutive cards chosen, some number of cards added to top, card found Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 100
Ellis Stanyon Got 'Em All Beat No. 23, two selected cards fairly shuffled back by spectator, yet found behind back, two cards hinged together, selections put between themRelated toVariations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 169
Jörg Alexander Weber Dreimal Unmöglich three-card challenge location, one thought-of from a sectionInspired by ZauberKunstStücke - Band 1 42
Steve Beam Face Off four cards are selected and found, cut deeper to select all cardsAlso published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 181
Steve Beam Hmmm... three cards, three people deal cards from a packet and stop at their wish, with variations (Testosterone Reduction, Key Cult) Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 197
Al Smith Three Names in the Counting presentation for Multiplocation, with variation (Food for Thought)Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 201
Peter Duffie A Stebbish Location two cards chosen with two dice, performer produces one and names the other, variation of Si Stebbins stack New Inspirations 13
Steve Beam Face Off four cards are selected and found, cut deeper to select all cards, two handlingsAlso published here Card File Two 31
Lee Asher Fan-see meeting both of you here instant stooge, one ahead, two cards Hand Jobs 11
Steve Ehlers Three Card Location stack Jiggery Pokery 4
Harry Lorayne My Favorite Card two spectators have half the deck each, cut off cards and count, digits added, remember a card at that position, located, faro Personal Collection 391
Harry Lorayne Divide And Conquer three cards chosen and located Personal Collection 603
Bob Kohler The Non-Memorized Deck three spectators cuts to cards and remember bottom cards, cue card, deck marked with stack numbers Kardz 7
Karl Fulves Calculated Cut No. 5, two selections located, small packet cut off and card at that position rememberedInspired by My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 11
Karl Fulves Flip Over Mystery No. 20, folding with matrix layout, two cards previously chosen are only odd-colored either face-up or face-down, or more subtle with odd-even My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 40
Karl Fulves, Charles T. Jordan Conceal and Reveal No. 28, three spectators cut off a pile and look at the bottom card, three piles made and spectators remove cards from each packet, selection must be one, performer reveals all My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 58
Harry Lorayne The Broken Count two spectators remember cards at their thought-of numbers, controlled to fifth from top and bottom, impro from thereInspired by Personal Collection 339
Karl Fulves Fate In The Side Pocket unknown card in performer's pocket, card peeked at and one thought of in fan, performer divines one and other one is in pocket New Card Controls 110
Karl Fulves Pointing Out multiple one-way location without the need to sort the deck in advanceRelated to
  • Lin Searles One-Way Subtlety in Discoverie #5
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 133
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson For Christ's Sake! double location with Riffle Shuffle Control and Christ's Sum and Difference principle Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 86
Bob King Making Waves II two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, cards found from a jumbo deck then, one jumbo card travels into walletInspired byAlso published here New Magician Foolers 7
Karl Fulves Cut Shallow "cut shallow force" as opposite of "cut deeper force" Latter Day Secrets (Issue 8) 331
Karl Fulves Recollection two packets of about a quarter of the deck, one card moved from pile to pile, it is located by performer, also when two cards are exchanged, alphabetic sorting of one pile and clocking for second cardRelated to Off The Books (Issue 6) 94
Karl Fulves Noah Count pectator riffle shuffles deck, deals a pile and moves two cards from rest into pile which is shuffled and handed to performer who divines both cards When Psychics Play Poker 32
Karl Fulves Three Way finding three chosen cards with card counting, single riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 33
Karl Fulves Counteract riffle shuffle, spectator deals ten cards and remembers next, repeated, second pile shuffled and performer divines both after looking through it When Psychics Play Poker 37
Karl Fulves Counterpoint 1 two card location after riffle shuffle and dealing packets, card clocking and stack When Psychics Play Poker 38
Karl Fulves Yo, Adrian two spectators take a card from half the deck and place it in the other, both divined, one is a confederate Clockwork 13
Karl Fulves Stopped Clock spectator and performer remove a card, shuffled back in, performer deals and stops at both cards, domain theory Clockwork 23
Karl Fulves Third Degree two thirds are clocked, one, two or three selections can be removed or returned to different section and found Clockwork 24
Karl Fulves Mind's i two piles, two spectators each remove a card and put it in other pile, performer knows both after looking through one of the piles, also over phone Clockwork 27
Karl Fulves Pre-Existing Memory red and black card moved from one half to other, both found, partial clocking Clockwork 30
Karl Fulves Strongest Suit two cards reversed are identified via "eminent domain" card counting Clockwork 33
Karl Fulves 13 O'Clock two cards chosen with cutting procedure are foundInspired by Clockwork 56
Jack Avis Jack Avis Ideas - 6. Rara Avis 73
Erik Nordvall The Four Card Location four spectators each select a card fairly, you find themInspired by Erik Nordvall Lecture Notes Asia 2006 15
Harry Riser The Double Shot Location two card location with odd-backed Joker, break work and faroVariationsAlso published here
  • MUM, May 1995
Secrets of an Escamoteur 116
Harry Riser Yours, Mine, and Ours three card control, faroInspired byRelated to Secrets of an Escamoteur 118
Richard Vollmer Double Entendre two cards, divided deck Best of Friends - Volume III 269
Denis Behr Gray Matters three selections, fair conditions, gray codeRelated to Handcrafted Card Magic 84
David Solomon Does Anyone Faro Shuffle? two cards chosen and fairly replaced, performer cuts to both with faro shuffles in between The Wisdom of Solomon 139
David Solomon Smith Without The Myth two spectators cut off a packet and count them, then remember cards at that positions, performer names both selectionsVariations The Wisdom of Solomon 150
Stewart James The Dream Goes On Two spectators each name a card freely, cards are found by counting and spelling in two different decks, includes version for a larger settingAlso published here
  • Letter to Howard Lyons, March 15 1984
The Essential Stewart James 180
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) 15. Four Moes spectator shuffles and cuts off some cards, thinks of first red card and black card next to it, spectator deals and performer stops him at selections Penumbra (Issue 11) 4
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) 16. Moe & Moe spectator shuffles and cuts off some cards, thinks of first red card and black card next to it, spectator deals and performer stops him at selections which are also named by performer Penumbra (Issue 11) 4
Tom Stone Memorized Deck & Free Cut Principle some ideas Vortex 67
Tom Stone The Etude memorized deck (or New Pack Order) Vortex 69
Max Maven Looking the Other Way two cards selected from ten cards are found, test-conditions, one way Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 72
Gordon Bruce Double Divination two cards glimpsed in odd-colored half while riffling, divided deck Secret Agenda (Issue July 8) 203
Ryan Schlutz Sense-sational three selections (one thought of, two chosen) found Making the Cut 29
Roy Walton The Plot Thins two groups counted, cards at that position remembered, then each card is at the other's position Prolix (Issue 9) 564
Karl Fulves Triptych two cards chosen, two piles dealt and performer reads out loud all the cards, spectators name the piles with their selections, performer divines cards, they transpose into other pile and are only odd-backed onesInspired byRelated to Prolix (Issue 9) 603
Karl Fulves Long/Short Story