129 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Traveling / Card(s) Across / Classic & Variations
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Unknown To cause a Number of Cards to Multiply invisibly in a Person's keeping cut-off packet weighed, then it multiplies Modern Magic 84
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Pack being divided into Two Portions, placed in the keeping of two different Persons, to make Three Cards Pass invisible from the One to the Other beginning with sealed deck Modern Magic 86
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Cards Judged by Weight, and the Multiplication of Cards two routines (second one by Robert-Houdin) Tricks with Cards 122
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradi's Kartenwanderung red cards folded into paper and sealed, card from black half chosen, travels into red halfRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 32
Unknown The New Multiplication of Cards four selections from envelope to envelope New Era Card Tricks 195
Mademoiselle Patrice To Pass Several Cards from one Person's Pocket to that of Another The Modern Conjurer 133
Unknown The Twenty Card Trick three cards The Art of Magic 85
Unknown The Flying Card (First Method), from one spectator's pocket to another, freely named number with outs The Art of Magic 99
T. Nelson Downs The Flying Cards (Second Method) The Art of Magic 107
Charles T. Jordan The Winged Cards No 8, two times ten cards in handkerchiefs, three cards travel across Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 17
Jack Merlin Combining the Passing of Cards with the Pocket Trick one packet in spectator's pocket Merlin's Master Miracles 3
Unknown The Radio Cards three signed cards Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 54
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 44
Tom Sellers Death Flight! blank cards with names, card with dead name travels to another pile, envelopes, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew Brennan The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 102
Charles T. Jordan Stampedo card identified with post stamp travels from packet into deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 25
Michael F. Zens Zens' Miracle Pocket to Pocket Trick three chosen cards, envelopes, repeating set-up deckRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 298
Oscar H. Paulson Card Passe-Passe cards travel from performer's hand to spectator's pile, then into his pocket The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 30) 195
Edward Victor The Thirty Card Trick (or "Cards from Pocket to Pocket") from spectator's pocket to second spectator's pocket Magic of the Hands 32
Oscar Weigle The Impromptu Fifteen Card Trick three marked cards, envelopes Do That Again! 41
Unknown Mene, Tekel, Upharsin More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 34
John J. Crimmins Jr. Meta-Stasis two selected cards, duplicate The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 59) 427
Louis Zingone Three Cards Across Expert Card Technique 64
Jean Hugard Mene, Tekel, Upharsin (The Thirty Cards) Alpha to Omega comments on the plot More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 30
Jean-Nicholas Ponsin The Multiplication of Cards While in the Someones Hands cut-off amount divined, then number increased in spectator's hands, translated by Hugard More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 31
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Thirty Cards brief, described by Hugard More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 32
Al Baker A Lesson in Magic three cards, they travel back (!) The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 141
Al Baker The Flapless Envelope Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 164
Hen Fetsch Surpasso! two marked cards, envelopes The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 149) 829
Edward Marlo Flying Reverse Card travels from one half to another half Let's See the Deck 23
Walter B. Gibson, U. F. Grant Count Them Out false count based on words The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 112
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 45
Oscar H. Paulson Card Passe-Passe cards travel from performer's hand to spectator's pile, then into his pocket Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 54
Michael F. Zens The Improved "Zens" Cards & Envelopes Related to My Best 55
Unknown The Flying Cards classic with two persons holding a small packet, three methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 157
Harlan Tarbell "Flying Cards" classic with two persons holding a small packet Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 158
Harlan Tarbell The Passing of Three Selected Cards using selections Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 165
Unknown Flying Cards and Envelopes cards are put in envelopes (that are switched) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 166
Harry Wilder Flying Cards with envelopes, ungaffed Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 170
Hen Fetsch Surpasso marked selections travel, with envelopes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 172
Harvey P. Graham Idea for Cards Across with torn cardRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 121) 488
Unknown Three Card Across The Royal Road to Card Magic 278
Al Baker Cards Across three, signed, envelopes The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Card Trio) 502
George G. Kaplan Giant Trio-Flight three selected jumbo cards across with envelopes The Fine Art of Magic 113
Harvey P. Graham Cards Across Tip Related to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 149) 600
Arthur H. Buckley The Thirty Cards and Two Assistants (With Improvements) Principles and Deceptions 155
Arthur H. Buckley Ten and Ten Principles and Deceptions 157
Franklin V. Taylor Try-Fly with 15 cards each, separated in reds and blacks, three double facer The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 264) 1054
Tommy Vanderschmidt From the File two selections travel from a ten card pile to another The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 39
Harlan Tarbell 1 - Eighteen Card Mystery using envelopes with Phantom Sticker Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 135
Edward Marlo Count Cop and Transfer from packet to packet, sometimes called "Spontaneous Add" Action Palm 10
Edward Marlo Ten and Ten one selected card The Tabled Palm 14
Lawrence "Larry" Grey Larry Grey's "Cards Across" the travelled Card are found in the spectators pocketVariations Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 23
Howard Schwarzman Impromptu Cards Across Professional Card Magic 144
Charlie Miller The Eight Card Trick two piles of four cards each, a card travels from packet to packet, repeat, saliva An Evening with Charlie Miller 34
Jochen Zmeck Ein Zweimännertrick Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 22
Malvano Kartenwanderung twelve black cards in one envelope, three red cards from twelve red cards named, they travel across Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 32
Nate Leipzig Twenty Card Trick three cards travel, one packet wrapped in handkerchief Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 64
Roy Walton Play It Again piano card trick, signed card travels across The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 10) 647
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #3 no-palmAlso published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 11) 789
Edward Marlo The Piano Duet 1 card, strange handling, with repeat Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 177
Faucett Ross Card Act Description of routine of card tricks

- Cards Up the Sleeve
- Matching the Cards
- Leipzig Four Ace Trick
- Changing card under foot
- Twenty Card Transposition
Magic With Faucett Ross 200
Francis Carlyle The Passé-Passé Cards two times ten cards, classic The Magic of Francis Carlyle 166
Doug Alker Three Cards Across Extra Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 5) 352
David Douglas Mental 3 Cards Across! three jumbo cards travel from envelope to other envelope, selections, envelopes numbered The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 190) 947
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper spectator counts himself Las Vegas Close-Up 112
Brian Sinclair The Cards Across Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 9) 728
Edward Marlo Straightline Transport black card from black half into red half Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 262
Al Leech Three Cards Across with handkerchief Al Leech's Legacy 44
Andrew Galloway Just A Drop two times ten cards, with two spectators, cards wrapped in handkerchief Diverting Card Magic 50
Daryl Martinez Impromptu, Signed Card Across with two handkerchiefs Lecture Notes to Convention Session #1 16
Jim Ryan Three Cards Across Jim Ryan Close-Up: Classic Card Routines 18
Ken Simmons Color Transposition ten red cards, ten black cards, selection travels into other packet Cards - With a Different Touch 27
Derek Dingle Cards Across: Licked At Last! packets in envelopes The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 3
Terry Seabrooke Cards Across using envelopes The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 126
Edward Marlo Indubitable Cards Across BONUS
double backers
Unlimited 43
Faucett Ross Three Cards Across Bertram on Sleight of Hand 233
Larry Jennings Getting Across transfering three cards from packet to packet Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 1) 870
Dick Turpin Classic Three Cards Across three selections The Best of Close-Up Magic 181
Martin Lewis Point of Arrival Two signed cards travel to join ten cards previously wrapped in handkerchief Martin's Miracles 17
Max Malini Thirty Card Trick, Malini Variation The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 28
Vynn Boyar Via Avion ten red spot cards and ten black spot cards, peeked card travels across The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 20
Orla Moody Cards and Envelopes The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 22
Paul Rosini The Twenty Card Trick one chosen card acrossRelated to
  • "A Card in Flight" (Paul Rosini's Magical Gems, 1950, p. 14)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 9
Bruce Cervon, Lawrence "Larry" Grey Larry Gray's Cards Across with card castle from newspaper climaxInspired by Tricks of Conjuring 15
Jon Racherbaumer A Case for Crossing Cards using Case and BoxCard Gaff Don England's Gaffed to the Hilt! 84
Lawrence Frame Cards Across, Climax Four cards vanish visually in performer's hands and pass to spectator's packet Close-up Framework 20
Terry Seabrooke Seabrooke's Cards Across with two spectators and cards in envelopes Seabrooke's Book 95
Edward Marlo Repeat Signed Cards Across Special Effects 76
John C. Wagner Honest John's Cards Across ace assembly with cards across presentation The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 69
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper two phases Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 45
Bruce Cervon Trans Mitt while spectator holds cards The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 70
Doug Edwards The Modern Leaper Card at position X in packet A leaps to position X in packet B Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 8) 1823
Bruce Cervon, Alex Elmsley The BC Cards Across two signed selections from packet to packetInspired by Ultra Cervon 69
Edward Marlo, Randy Wakeman Repeat Signed Cards Across two double facers The Olram File (Issue 1) 9
Edward Marlo Don't Split the Keys piano card trick That's It 28
Philip T. Goldstein Shinkansen cards across with four red and four blue cards, chosen card travels NYCANOTES 4
Alex Elmsley Chosen Cards Across three (signed) selectionsRelated to
  • "A Card in Flight" (Paul Rosini's Magical Gems, 1950, p. 14)
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 271
John Bannon, Ron Wilson Hop Two It two cards from red half to black half, two-card variation of Ron Wilson's "Highland Hop"Inspired by Smoke and Mirrors 96
Philip T. Goldstein Shinkansen cards across with four red and four blue cards, chosen card travels Music City Conclave 1992 Notes 5
Harry Lorayne The "Rule" Exchange card travels from red to black packet Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 11) 2137
Michael Close Butte Ox? Two Butte Ox! cards across, Mullica style Workers Number 4 55
Eugene Laurant Cards and Envelopes More Greater Magic 1077
John Mulholland Twenty Card Trick More Greater Magic 1095
John Mulholland, Michael F. Zens New Zens' 15 Cards and Envelope Trick More Greater Magic 1097
T. Nelson Downs Pocket to Pocket Trick (Half Card Trick) using a gimmick consisting of three half cards glued together More Greater Magic 1082
Gene Maze Maze Cards Across ten red and ten black cards, three cards travel across to different positions in other packet Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 154
Meir Yedid Flight Fantastic two cards from red-faced packet travels to black-faced packetInspired by Magical Wishes 41
Jim Krenz All Expense Paid Trip for Three three cards travel from packet to packet The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 56) 1067
Unknown Too Many Cards No. 4, two cards travel from packet to packet Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 6
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Roberto Giobbi The Cards of Capistrano Cards across (three cards + five cards) Card College - Volume 2 292
Paul Harris Big-Time Leaper multiple phases The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 241
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper spectator counts himselfVariations The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 185
Bill Malone Leap of Faith variation of Paul Harris' "Las Vegas Leaper"Variations The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 187
Tom Stone Across the Void no touch version, with rubberbands The Warpsmith Returns 5
Larry Jennings Red/Black Flyer - Version One
- Version Two
Jennings '67 27
Pit Hartling Robin Hood Collectors/Cards Across Combo, double facers Das kleine grüne Heft 6
James Swain 21st Century Cards Across ala Paul Harris' "Las Vegas Leaper" 21st Century Card Magic 35
Darwin Ortiz Triple Cross ten red, ten black, three cards travelInspired by Scams & Fantasies with Cards 192
Jim Steinmeyer Teleportation in spectator's hands Impuzzibilities 27
Al Baker Ten Cards and Envelope Trick three cards from deck to cards in envelope The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 744
Al Baker Thirty Card Trick Latest Thirty Card Trick
Sleight-of-Hand Method
Envelope Tranfer
The Twenty Card Trick
Method 5
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 746
Jim Steinmeyer the allergic Card trick Artificial conclusions 25
Nick Pudar Stealth Infiltration signed card Best of Friends - Volume III 106
Tomas Blomberg Filling the Void Cards Across with eccentric "card sandwich" theme The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 46
Jack Parker The Heist Story trick about Jacks committing a robbery (stealing a diamond)Inspired byRelated to 52 Memories 159
Fred Robinson The Card Across three cards across The Magic of Fred Robinson 194
Jim Steinmeyer The Magician who Fools Himself 1 card across, using 14 cards, no sleights, humorous presentation Subsequent Impuzzibilities 11
Helder Guimarães Analysis of a Magical Effect/Method thoughts on the Card Across plot Reflections 3
Helder Guimarães "You Decide" Cards Across spectator decides how many cards should travel Nephelococcygia 21