80 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Transposition / Ace Assembly / Isolated Sequences & Ace Vanishes
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Unknown Palm-Addition Packet Switch five cards added to tabled Aces, put on deck and dealt off again, next card shown as it is not an Ace
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 165
Unknown Glide False Count with extra card
Original Magical Creations 33
Louis Lam The Ace of Spades Ace of Spades and indifferent card shows, Ace changes to regular card and is reproduced from pocket, inspired by MacDonald Aces performance
Watch Me Closely 14
Tom Sellers A Four Ace Move see also Daley Notebook Item 13
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 414
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ace Layout
Tricks and Sleights 28
Unknown Ace Vanish gaffed
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 11) 45
Edward Marlo Four Ace Vanish featuring four different vanishes
The Cardician 166
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Peng Peng ace vanish sequence in spectator's hand
Classic Secrets of Magic 69
Edward Marlo Vanishing Ace Theory
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 166
Edward Marlo Ace Assembly Application for last Ace in Assembly
Action Palm 12
Edward Marlo Ace Assembly Application
Action Palm 20
Edward Marlo Direct Rear Palm as top card is placed openly to bottom
Related to The Tabled Palm 31
Lin Searles The Covered Vanish with red-blue double backer
Ultimate Aces 7
Edward Marlo Ace Vanish and Transfer points A and B
Card Switches 46
Jack Avis Exchanged three of four Aces are switched
Epilogue (Issue 1) 6
Edward Marlo For Ace Transpositions getting Ace from one packet to another, four methods
Advanced Fingertip Control 144
Edward Marlo Setting up a packet exchange... for an assembly
Hierophant (Issue 4) 183
Edward Marlo the open double deal exchange for an assembly
Hierophant (Issue 4) 184
Roger Smith K-S Vanish handling for method 4 of Marlo reference
Inspired by The K-S Control System 9
Ken Beale Put Back Variation partial, for Ace Assembly
Related to Packet Switches (Part Two) 109
Lenny Greenfader, William A. Morales Super-S Vanish ace vanish with double facer
Super Subtle Card Miracles 154
Bob Elliott Bob Elliot's Vanish ace vanish with double facer
Super Subtle Card Miracles 155
Rick Johnsson, Jerry Mentzer Push Down Vanish four cards, one vanishes
New and Novel Knowledge 8
Francis Carlyle Vanish for Stanley Collins Aces glide
The Magic of Francis Carlyle 10
Edward Marlo Duck and Pull especially useful with double facer
Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 90
Edward Marlo New Card Add deck or packet
Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 98
Edward Marlo Guffaloed Ace Vanish using Vernon's Monte Switch
Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 243
Edward Marlo Blue Vanish ace vanish phases
Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 245
Edward Marlo The Marlo Layout two Aces and two indifferent cards are displayed as four Aces and layed out for assembly
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 3
John F. Mendoza Installment Vanish
John: Verse Two 112
Arthur H. Buckley, Unknown Four Ace Moves
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 14
Frederick Braue Braue Secret Addition ace switch context, some credit information
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 26
Francis Carlyle Vanish for Stanley Collins Aces glide
Francis Carlyle Lecture Notes 7
Edward Marlo Double Facer Switch for example to get into McDonald's Aces
Thirty Five Years Later 23
Edward Marlo New Ace Vanishes for Collins type routines
Thirty Five Years Later 31
Edward Marlo The FUFU Switch all cards handled face up, Ace Assembly application
Also published here
  • The New Tops, July 1964
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 79
Edward Marlo Sleightless Drop Switch Ace packet lifted off deck and bottom three cards dropped on table, top Ace replaced on deck
Inspired by M.I.N.T. — Volume I 133
Larry Jennings L.J. Laydown
The Cardwright 112
Edward Marlo For a Double Face Card Olram Subtlety application
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 190
Dr. Jacob Daley Alternative Ending - Daley's Vanish vanish of an ace from a packet
The Cardwright 127
Edward Marlo Double Face Display for Ace Vanish
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 200
Edward Marlo Buffaloed Packet Switch partial packet switch, illogical double lift
So Soon? 14
Edward Marlo Flourish Show to show vanish of Ace
Randy Wakeman Presents 65
Edward Marlo Olram Ace Vanishes Rub-a-dub style and Tent style
Inspired by Cardfixes 155
Wesley James The Elmsley/Olram Vanish
Related to Pasteboard Perpensions 45
Wesley James Fake Bilis Switch cards are not exchanged, creating suspicion on purpose
Pasteboard Perpensions 44
Edward Marlo Assembly Finale see step 9 for suggestion
That's It 27
Stanley Collins Collins Vanish brief
The Aronson Approach 4
Jerry K. Hartman DRED - Discrepant Reverse Elmsley Display used to vanish an ace in an assembly
Impossibilia 30
Steve Draun Technical Tips on the Collins Vanish
The Aronson Approach 9
Edward Marlo Marlo's Convincing Layout Sequence for assembly
The Olram File (Issue 8) 12
Rick Johnsson Small Packet Vanish with injogged push-in color change
A. Odd Colored Back
B. With an Extra Card
C. Split Face Card
Card File 41
Mel Bennett Junk Bonds forcing one pile out of a few, for Ace assembly, using spelling
Inspired by
  • "So Nero" (Stewart James, Ibidem #5)
  • "Charm Bracelet" (Allan Slaight, New Pentagram, Oct. 1987)
Rigmarole (Issue 9) 100
Alex Elmsley Collinspell collins aces with spelling finale, setting cards with a faro, featuring interesting vanishes
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 357
Edward Marlo Elm-K-B-E-J Ace Vanishes "Elmsley Count, Kardyro Biddle Move, Eddie Joseph's Move"
bottom card shown to be an Ace, top three cards peeled off, remaining card secretly switched, five methods
Also published here
  • The New Tops, Sep. 1968
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 28
Edward Marlo Latest Ace Vanishes Ace (or card) vanishes in packet, five methods
VariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Dec. 1968
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 37
Gary Kurtz Alternate Beginning to get into McDonald's Ace Assembly
Notes from The Summit 13
Bruce Cervon The Last Ace Vanish
Hard-Boiled Mysteries 67
Stanley Collins Collins Ace Vanish
Related to
  • Magazine of Magic, Oct. 1914
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 3) 69
Reinhard Müller The Glide Vanish
  • The Side-Glide Vanish
  • The Deal Vanish
  • The Spectator's Glide
Inspired by Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 180
Masao Atsukawa 逆説4A (Paradox 4 Aces) Setting up for Assembly type of effect with False Draw
Inspired by カードの島 37
Neal Elias Let's Not Forget The Four Aces switch-out addition with Twirl Pass
New Card Controls 88
Karl Fulves Collins Ace Vanish Credit Information references
Off The Books (Issue 7) 114
Karl Fulves Power of Fate three ace vanishes
Inspired by Hofzinser Notebook 14
Karl Fulves, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser With One Hand one-hand ace vanish with double facer in assembly routine, credit information
Hofzinser Notebook 15
Unknown The Red Demon Card Mystery three black cards and 1 red, red changes black, from "A Whirlwind of Wizardry" (Vn Bern & De Vega, 1919)
Hofzinser Notebook 17
Wesley James Ace-and-Three-Card Vanishes three cards and an ace, ace is shown to have vanished, four methods
Related to Enchantments 31
Wesley James Ace-and-Four-Card Vanishes four cards (apparently 3) and an ace, ace is shown to have vanished, three methods
Enchantments 34
Jack Avis Exchanged "A Bit of Handling for the Ace Switch at the Start of an Ace Routine"
Rara Avis 54
Yannick Chretien Reflipped Vanish cards dropped on face-up cards
Also published here
  • Yannick Chretien's "Reflipped" in "Magic Magazine" 8/2004
A Clockwork Apple 15
John Guastaferro Hofzinser Ace Vanish using transparent gaff for vanish sequence
One Degree 134
Unknown Push-In Change Vanish with references
ZauberKunstStücke - Band 3 69
Friedrich Roitzsch MacSwitch introduction for MacDonald Aces
FFFF Lecture Notes 2015 3
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Another New Four-Ace Switch, with the Deck Face Up with assembly application
The Top Change 146
"Magic" Christian Stelzel A Third New Packet Switch for Ace Assemblies, with the Deck Face Down
The Top Change 151
Tom Gagnon Slipping McDonald In opening sequence to switch in double facers
Gagnon Unfiltered 173
Tom Gagnon Dealing McDonald In using Throw Bottom Deals to ring in the double facers
Gagnon Unfiltered 331
Tom Gagnon Gagnon Ace Vanish with double facer
Gagnon Unfiltered 334
Tom Gagnon A McDonald Vanish with double facer
Inspired by Gagnon Unfiltered 337
Helder Guimarães Non-Visual Switch switching three of four cards
Also published here
  • Genii, April 2016
Secret Language — Volume 1 53