546 entries in Cards / Sleights / Switches / Single Card Switches / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
To "Change" a Card - Second Method bold, bottom card shown, top side-jogged card quickly removed instead
1876 29
To "Slip" a Card
Variations 1876 35
To Change a Card - Fourth Method bottom card shown, top side-jogged card quickly removed instead
1889 23
To Slip a Card with transformation effect
1889 25
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster La carte échappée transferring a card to bottom half via The Slip
1896 18
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Filieren nach Conradi "Schule der Magie"
card ping chien, card in right hand apparently tossed onto table, really onto deck and top card thumbed off onto table
May 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5)
69
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change
VariationsAlso published here 1909 73
Joe Berg A Mysterious Change face-up card inserted half-way in deck, card above it remembered by bending the half up, top half plus face-up card put on table, card vanished from face and is removed from pocket
1930 17
A Spectator Does It Downs Change
1933 33
T. Page Wright Card change in pushing into packet face card of right-hand half is pushed into left-hand half, switched for dummy card
Related to 1933 12
Judson S. Brown A one hand top change similar to Allerton change, for credit see Page Wright's Manuscript
Related toAlso published here 1933 13
T. Page Wright Behind Back Switch selection out-jogged behind back, switched during brief turning around
1933 17
T. Page Wright Drop Change card shown and dropped to floor, changes during drop
1933 19
A New Top Change second card is palmed while top one is displayed, then replaced
1935 86
Joe Berg Alignment Move Change
Variations 1937 6
Gambler's Throw Switch weird
Feb. 1938
The Jinx (Issue 41)
283
T. Nelson Downs, Newton Hall Downs Change Variation
1939 40
The Drop Switch similar to tip-over change
Related toVariations 1940 88
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch top card drawn back
Related to 1941 45
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Hugard-Braue Stripper Change automatic second deal with stripper deck
1941 12
Eddie Joseph Palm Take Switch card apparently take from deck in left hand, card from right palm taken instead
1942 16
Gambler's Throw Switch weird
1943 62
Frank Kelly Card Switch card is on palm, deck placed on it and card switched
June 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 63)
257
George Starke Downs Change Improved
Inspired by Aug. 1945 144
Bert Allerton The Allerton Change
Related to Aug. 1945 144
Neal Elias Turnover Switch card turned over on deck with cards in right hand
Related to 1946 5
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change without credit
Mar. 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 10)
205
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change
1947 32
Dr. William Weyeneth Un nouveau filage card switch, card picked up from table, followed by german translation "Ein neues auswechseln einer Karte"
Mar. 1947 9
Frederick Braue, T. Nelson Downs Downs Change Application
1948 2
Trevor H. Hall, John A. M. Howie FKO Sleight turnover switch on packet, face up card under top face down card, double lift
June 1948
The Phoenix (Issue 153)
611
John Hamilton Top Force card is exchanged while removed
July 1948
The Phoenix (Issue 154)
622
Don Greenwood A Card Caper transposition using the Downs Change to exchange and reverse a card
Aug. 1948 451
Turn-Over Addition palmed card is added to packet and turned-over, apparently turning top card over
Related to Dec. 1948 488
T. Nelson Downs, Arthur H. Buckley The Modified Downs Change
1948 102
Paul LePaul An Instantaneous Change
Variations 1949 82
Paul LePaul Bottom Glimpse as Switch
1949 176
Jack Miller Miller's Card Change face card of double is stolen to deck
1949 11
Joseph Dunninger Dunninger's Mental Card Trick No. 5, Image of card appears in crystal ball, which matches previously unseen pocketed card
Related to 1950 15
Bill Simon Card Switch similar thinking as Vernon's "Simplified Curry Change", Kelly Bottom Placement grip
Related to 1952 117
Edward Marlo Touch Retouched - Retouched card reversed by spectator is predicted, force, see page 196 for credits
Inspired by 1953 138
Bob Hummer Change kind of one-handed second deal, Downs Change
Also published here 1955 38
Bob Hummer Change kind of one-handed second deal, Downs Change
1956 3
Jerry Andrus Thumb Slip Change double face-up on deck in out-jogged position, top card slid back with top towards performer
VariationsAlso published here 1956 15
Fred Roner Roner Change as card is thumbed off deck
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1956 26
Jerry Andrus Repeating Change card changes into three selections one by one, diminishing lift sequence
Related to 1956 29
Victor Comello The Utility Prediction card out-jogged halfway, as the right hand removes it, it is switched for the top card
1956 22
Edward Marlo, Neal Elias The Clip Bottom Deal cards are dealt into right hand, then apparently top card of right hand cards is placed on table, in reality bottom card
1959 51
Edward Marlo Off the Face Seconds a bit similar to the Downs Change
1959 88
Terry Guyatt Card Exchange Guyatt Card Exchange
1959 317
Jack Avis A Card Exchange unconventional handling
1960
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960)
57
Fred Roner Roner Change as card is thumbed off deck
Also published here 1960 61
Jochen Zmeck Filieren top card pushed forward and shown, then pulled back and removed, but second card taken instead
1960 36
Edward Marlo Diminishing Lift Switch switching sequence with consecutively smaller multiple lifts on top of the deck, see following pages for more applications
Related toVariations June 1960
Ibidem (Issue 21)
8
Edward Marlo Double Hit Top Change single card placed on deck, double turned over, then second card extracted instead of top card
Related toAlso published here Oct. 1960
Ibidem (Issue 22)
4
Edward Marlo Switcheroo one or several cards, tabled with deck
1961 55
Edward Marlo Short Diminishing Lift Sequence
1961 14
Cliff Green The Snap Change featuring a double lift unload
1961 53
Cliff Green Excelsior Change with Deck
1961 60
Cliff Green The Pop Up Change card palmed and switched as it is apparently inserted in deck
1961 158
Jack Avis A Switch Move
Also published here 1961
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
64
Edward Marlo Reverse Fingering Action
1962 3
Edward Marlo Off the Face Changes three methods
1962 6
Edward Marlo Another Classical Quickie "Eighth Effect", card(s) pushed into center changes directly or delayed into another card
Inspired by
  • "Future Classic" (Ed Marlo)
Related to
1962 16
James Steranko Plunger Move some cards in ladder configuration, top one is a double, it is apparently dealt off but bottom card of double is left behind squared with next card
1962 66
Al Leech Flip Flop Floop routine around a move
1965 15
Al Leech Top to Bottom Change
1965 19
Tony Kardyro Controlled Variations switch handling so that the spectator thinks his selection is in a tabled group while it's actually still on the deck
  • Method One
  • Method Number Two
1966 8
Slide-Down Switch sliding a card down with forefinger when deck is in openly stepped condition in the hands
1967 32
Edward Marlo, Carmen D'Amico Marlo on the D'Amico Change double card is stroked, bottom card is unloaded
Related to 1968 44
Edward Marlo Marlo's Improved D'Amico Change double card is stroked, bottom card is unloaded, with three additional approaches
Also published here 1968 45
Tom Batchelor The Push-Cover Steal
1968
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68)
93
Edward Marlo Applications of the Immediate Bottom Deal:
  • As An Exchange
  • As A Count-Down Effect
  • Gambling Demonstration
Winter 1968
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio)
225
Fred Lessor Flipover Switch Mexican Turnover as tabled spread is flipped over with a card
Related to Nov. 1970
Epilogue (Issue 10)
80
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch
Spring 1970
Hierophant (Issue 3)
117
Edward Marlo Diminishing Lift
Related to 1970 14
Fred Roner Evolution of a Sleight one-handed switch as card is thumbed off
Related toVariations 1971 281
Dennis Marks Roner Change Variation one-handed switch as card is thumbed off, original card reversed in deck
Inspired by 1971 282
Edward Marlo Visual Retention Change
  • Technique of the Visual Retention Change
  • The Visual Change
  • The Multiple Visual Retention Change
Related toVariationsAlso published here Fall-Spring 1971
Hierophant (Issue 5-6)
239
Roger Smith Fake Color Pick-Up card biddle counted on right-hand packet is apparently picked up under left hand packet, handling with odd-backed card
Inspired by 1971 32
Roger Smith R-S Top Change card out-jogged on top of deck, dragged inwards with right hand and removed, actually second card taken
1971 36
Bert Allerton Allerton Change
1972 22
James G. Thompson Jr. Master Move as Switch replacing card to bottom, actually second from bottom
Winter 1972
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio)
494
Brother John Hamman The Double Deal Switch card is pulled from packet in right hand end grip onto deck
VariationsAlso published here Summer 1972
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio)
533
Edward Marlo Diminishing Lift Sequence on deck
1972 20
Edward Marlo Double Hit Top Change single card placed on deck, double turned over, then second card extracted instead of top card
Also published here 1972 48
Bottom Double Lift Card Change No. 525, some kind of Downs Change from the face as Glide substitute
1972 148
Karl Fulves Single Card Switch handling a small packet
1973 21
Karl Fulves Sliding Switch as card is turned over on pack
1973 39
Karl Fulves The Delayed Switch handling of Sliding Switch
1973 40
Karl Fulves Wrist Turn Switch double pushed in with first finger and card thumbed off
1973 74
Karl Fulves No-Replacement Switch triple lift switch (impromptu double facer)
1973 76
Karl Fulves Slip Switch exchanging second with third card
1973 81
Karl Fulves Slip Switch - Second Method Slip Switch for exchanging top with third card
1973 83
Karl Fulves Snap Switch top of deck
Related to 1973 84
Karl Fulves Snap Change one card of a packet, this is actually page 87A
1973 87
Joe Berg, Karl Fulves Likeness small packet, one card is switched
Inspired by 1973 116
Jerry Mentzer Swivel Switch related to Downs Change
1974 45
Dai Vernon Interlock Switch
Mar. 1974
Epilogue (Issue 20)
188
Edward Marlo Fake Pickup brief, reversed card in center is apparently picked up with top half
Inspired by
  • in Ed Marlo's "Fake Pickup" in "Tops"
1974
Necromancer (Vol. 2 No. 4)
4
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change
1975 137
Larry Jennings The L.J. Move
Also published here 1975
Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1))
259
Larry Jennings Simplex L.J. Switch LJ Move variation
1975
Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1))
260
Karl Fulves Downs Change with Triple
1975 7
Karl Fulves Alternate Application Deal Cop for clean switch
1975 55
Karl Fulves Face-Up Switch second deal lap application
1975 96
Karl Fulves Vector Switch including: Variation - Switching Seconds
Variations 1975 210
Francis Carlyle The Fastest Change basically same as Marlo's "Visual Retention Change"
Related to 1975 37
Jerry K. Hartman Center Lift Switch Switch of a card after being shown, center glide type of action
1975 57
Bruce Cervon Ribbon Spread Turnover Switch reversed card in center, switched as spread is turned over, using ribbon spread hide-out
Related to 1976 16
Edward Marlo The Mechanical Change
Variations 1976
Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 7)
91
David Britland Lateral Change
Oct. 1976
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 2)
317
Fred Robinson Double Lift Drop Switch
Related to Nov. 1976
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 3)
332
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change here also called the Tucker One-Handed Second
1976 3
Paul Harris Switch of Upjogged Card as it is thumbed off the deck
1976 49
Jerry Andrus Thumb Slip Change double face-up on deck in out-jogged position, top card slid back with top towards performer
Also published here 1976 52
Rick Johnsson Felonious Assault card sticking out of the deck is switch, IBGTH Switch in the hands
1976 85
Rick Johnsson Practically Single Handed tabled deck with card sticking out, card is switched while being removed and turned-over
1976 87
José de la Torre The Basic Move three cards spread out with one double and a step gaff, hand turned over and sliding switch made
Related to 1976 26
Edward Marlo Wrist Stroke Changes different methods
1977 143
Harvey Rosenthal Side Jog Pick-Up Action
1977 137
Gene Maze Boomerang Switch one-handed bottom deal
1977 299
Gene Maze The Deal Switch
Variations 1977 308
Karl Fulves Second Method
Inspired by 1977 311
Karl Fulves Third Method
Inspired by 1977 311
Turn Me Over with deck in hand
Related to 1977 66
Bill Wisch Palm Change No. 1 card inserted in front of deck is Tenkai palmed and switched for dummy
Related to 1977 2
Bill Wisch Palm Change No. 2 bottom card shown and apparently placed into center, palmed in unusual left hand position
1977 8
Edward Marlo Side-Jogged Ribbon Spread Change reversed card inserted and side-jogged, ribbon-spread hide-out as transformation
1977 7
Roger Smith Outjog Switch I
1977 11
Roger Smith Outjog Switch II three procedures
1977 12
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change sidejogged card tabled with one hand, with packet or deck
1977 35
Dan MacMillan Centop Change card in hand with card in-jogged from center
1977 45
Ken Krenzel Two-Card Fan Lift, Switch, Reversal, Palm see title
1978 41
Edward Marlo Mechanical Second
1978 117
Ross Bertram An Effective Top Change top card shown one-handed and removed with other hand
Related to 1978 67
Reinhard Müller Eine Doppelrückenkarte kann Karten Austauschen und damit verbunden zum Verschwinden bringen using a double backer to switch or vanish cards
  • Grundhandlungen
  • Anwendung 1 der Situation 3
  • Anwendung 2 der Situation 3
  • Anwendung 3
  • Anwendung 4
Related to Mar. 1978
Intermagic (Vol. 5 No. 1)
30
Richard Kaufman The Semi-Circular Switch using the deck
Also published here 1979 49
Jon Racherbaumer One-Hand Mechanical Change technical variation
Inspired by 1979 58
Bert Allerton Allerton Move
1979 128
Double Lift Switch
Related to 1979 133
Eric Mason Anything for a Change
Sep. 1979
Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 9)
733
Karl Fulves Fundamental Df switch choreography for sandwich with one double facer
Variations 1979 61
Karl Fulves d'Fundamentals switch choreography for sandwich with one double facer
1979 65
Father Cyprian Fr. Cyprian's Method switch choreography for three-card-sandwich
1979 69
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change brief
1979 16
Paul Harris A Force switch of card in tabled spread, card slid around under palm
1979 55
Paul Harris P.U.S.H. exchange of upjogged card
1979 139
Karl Fulves (E) A Switch Interlock
1980 32
Edward Marlo Deal Switch card is Tenkai palmed as cards are counted on table
1980 52
Edward Marlo Single Cut Center Steal card(s) cut to center are palmed out
1980 76
Edward Marlo As an Exchange as card is thumbed off from face-up deck, with Devilish Miracle application
1980 109
T. Page Wright Wright/Allerton Move credit information
1980 285
Chuck Smith Moving Monte Switch two cards moved around on table, one switched
1980
Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant)
20
Edward Marlo, Gene Maze Deal Switch
Related to 1980 43
Barrie Richardson Cloyes Palm Switch card in left hand switched with card in right-hand lateral palm
Also published here Jan. 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 1)
782
Eric Mason Overture - An Open Change Of A Card one of two card is switched
Feb. 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 2)
796
Gordon Bruce Card Switch while sticking two cards in the center of the deck
Related to July 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 7)
874
Bob Hummer Hummer Card Change with handkerchief, hand turned over and card put on silk
Also published here 1980 89
Ben Harris Backwards Center Deal Switch card injogged and held onto instead of top card as deck is moved forward
1980 9
Eric Mason Switch using deck
Mar. 1981
Apocalypse (Vol. 4 No. 3)
465
One-Handed Bottom Deal Switch crude description
1981 39
Paul Curry Pass Switch-Out
1981 10
Edward Marlo Visual Retention Change
1981 40
Karl Fulves Switch Out Braue Reversal as switch
1981
The Chronicles (Issue 29)
1352
Gary Ouellet The Drop Switch switching torn pieces with folded card
1981 35
Roy Walton Seconds In card apparently placed on top but slid underneath top card, slow motion top change
Inspired by
  • move by Verne Chesbro
Related to
1981 190
Dai Vernon Utility Move push-in after Interlock position
1982 65
Derek Dingle SlapDown Change using Dingle's "New Theory on..." Second Deal
1982 163
Edgar Peters The Paddle Wheel Add-On/Change
Apr. 1982
Apocalypse (Vol. 5 No. 4)
621
Wesley James Coming Up In The World
1982 116
Edward Marlo Diminishing Lift Sequence
1982 215
Jeff Altman The Altman Maneuver card in center is apparently turned over, but comes from top
1982 459
Karl Fulves Divino devano deck to switch cards
1982 19
Martin A. Nash, Christian Scherer Flip Switch Variation with multiple cards, delayed transformation
1982 141
Edward Marlo, Ian Land Visual Retention Change Handling as sandwiched card is removed
Sep. 1982
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17)
318
Jerry Sadowitz Slip-Jog
Related toAlso published here Dec. 1982
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 20)
383
Edward Marlo The Hittop Change
Related toAlso published here 1983 23
Edward Marlo Fan Swap-Out to switch one from a 4 card fan
1983 280
Edward Marlo Tilt Switch of Reversed Card credit? context
1983 29
Larry Jennings, Jim Patton Biddle Switch
1983 60
Ross Bertram Top Card Switch While Holding Out starts and ends with Tenkai palmed card and deck in left hand
1983 165
Ross Bertram Another Holdout Change
1983 166
Pascal Monmoine Cal-Pass card sticks out from deck and is flipped over on top, in that process one card is added, also as a visual color change
Also published here May 1983
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 25)
478
Richard Kaufman Semi-Circular Switch using the deck
Also published here 1983 2
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change side-jogged double
1983 34
Bruce Elliott Elliott's Card Change
Aug. 1983
Intermagic (Vol. 10 No. 2)
63
Jerry K. Hartman The Foldover Switch
Related to Winter 1983/1984
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra)
160
Edward Marlo Count Cop as Trick interesting, top card switched for copped card
1984 240
Edward Marlo Basic Production Move apparently turning over top card of tabled deck but producing from a stack of palmed cards
1984 244
Judson S. Brown Wright/Allerton Move brief, mis-credited though, see reference
Related to 1984 257
Edward Marlo Ribbon Spread Turnover Switch reversed card in center, switched as spread is turned over, using ribbon spread hide-out, see also pages 317/318
Related to 1984 316
Pascal Monmoine Forceful Revelation
May 1984
Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 6)
1228
Steve Beam Downs' Upper variation on the Downs change, without table, as an ambitious card sequence
1984 39
Steve Beam The New Sleight that Resembles a Second Deal card sticking in the middle is apparently removed, when in fact the second card is taken
1984 61
Harvey Rosenthal Card Switch turning face down card over, lapping card
1984 101
Harvey Rosenthal Two Ideas with the Rosenthal Card Switch
  • joker transform into selection, second card stays the same
  • card on table face up is turned over
1984 102
Philip T. Goldstein Downs Change Variation
1984 22
Karl Fulves Flip Top No. 8, air pressure turnover to locate an Ace, with top and also bottom card, also as switch of top card
Related to 1984 10
David Williamson Fake Pick-Up card from tabled deck with other card
1984 15
David Williamson Fake Pick-Up card from tabled deck with other card
1984 12
Jerry Sadowitz Bottom Way Out out-jogged card switched for bottom card as it is removed
Inspired byRelated to 1984 34
Jerry Sadowitz Palm Switch deck held face up, top card flipped face-down and removed, also as visible change
1984 38
Jack Lamonte Der Lamonte Cut Change deck cut with one hand, bottom half dropped, bottom card of bottom half dragged secretly towards top half
Nov. 1984
Intermagic (Vol. 11 No. 2)
74
Brother John Hamman Countback Variation
1984 35
Bernard Bilis No-Lap Kick Switch two methods for single card or packet, tabled
June 1985
Apocalypse (Vol. 8 No. 6)
1071
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change
1985 34
Dan Garrett Force-Ooth rub a dub-dub vanish as switch or force
1985 268
Walter E. Cummings The Karate Move with several applications, does the same as the ultra move
1985 333
Walter E. Cummings Karate Top Change not really similar to classic top change
1985 336
Bob Farmer To Switch One Card Of 3 (Add 1, Subtract 1) PAT Switch variation
1985 420
Larry Jennings, Edward Marlo Mechanical Change/Second Deal brief
1985 7
Edward Marlo Visual Retention Switch
1985 34
Danny Korem Dallas Drop card dealt from deck on table really comes from right hand Tenkai Palm
Variations 1985 167
Card Switch palmed card dropped on card on deck (1936)
Inspired by 1985 12
Card Switch card apparently pulled out from center, but taken from top (1936)
1985 18
Judson S. Brown One-Hand Top Change similar to Allerton Switch, with "FB Note" (1937)
Also published here 1985 7
Card Change card apparently pushed in one half, but stolen back (1937)
1985 9
Backslip Control using slip, motivated through patter, " It is best to assign it to a set trick and use it always for that one trick only."
1985 18
Bert Allerton Allerton Change
1985 18
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley Ruse switch-out ruse of one of two cards on top with double lifts
1985 47
Edward Marlo The Ambitious Miracle-Change as a Push-In Change
1985/87 49
Larry Jennings The Optical Toss switching one card of a pair on top of deck
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1986 12
Dai Vernon Utility Move push-in after Interlock position
1986 57
Edward Marlo, Danny Korem Dallas to Chicago top card dealt to table but switched for palmed card, four methods
Inspired by 1986 57
Bert Allerton The Allerton Move
1986 18
Ken Simmons, Edward Marlo Miracle Card Change Insertion face card of double stolen as it is inserted into deck, see "Added Notes"
Inspired by 1986 12
Mark Vincent The KM Spectator Card Change under second card from top, deck face-up
1986
Gimmick (Issue 3)
9
Mark Vincent H.P.C. - Switch han ping chien with cards
1986
Gimmick (Issue 7)
12
Edward Marlo Slip Switch switching one card from a group, top card of packet slipped onto deck
Also published here
  • The Linking Ring, Sep. 1959
Nov. 1986
Inside Out (Issue 1)
2
Justin Higham Wrist Turn Slip Switch witching one card from a group, top card of packet slipped onto deck
Inspired by
  • "Slip Switch" (Ed Marlo, The Linking Ring, Sep. 1959)
Nov. 1986
Inside Out (Issue 1)
6
John Bannon Out-jog Switch Control
Inspired by 1986 3
Harry Lorayne The Ultimate Move tabled card is switched as it is moved or turned over, also multiple cards, different handlings
May 1987
Apocalypse (Vol. 10 No. 5)
1345
Larry Jennings Simplex L.J. Switch context (also Tom Gagnon's Packet Vanish)
1987 131
Randy Wakeman, Edward Marlo Flexible Hittop Change
Inspired byRelated to 1987 5
Edward Marlo Visual Retention Change
1987 7
Edward Marlo Convincing K.M. Move
1987 35
Larry Jennings, Edward Marlo The Mechanical Change snap second deal
1987 100
Rick Johnsson IBGTH Switch
1987
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue T.A.R.O.T.)
768
Steve Draun Turnover Change Vernon Tenkai Change with pack, clean afterwards
Also published here 1987 11
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Topper Tack outjogged center card removed while pivoting the deck upwards, switched for top card
Related toAlso published here 1987 15
Karl Fulves Biddle Switch Method packet with reversed card counted from deck into left hand, one card switched
1987 43
Ken Simmons Notes on Marlo's Card Transfer several applications
  • First Idea (simulated placement)
  • Second Deal (outjogged handling)
  • Third Idea (another outjogged handling)
  • Fourth Idea (with packet and outjog)
Inspired by 1987 33
Ken Simmons Another Curve single switched for double which is placed on table with Visual Retention Change
Inspired by 1987 52
Edward Marlo Open Hockley
1988 282
Shigeo Takagi Card Ping Chien switch as card is tossed on the table
Related to 1988 11
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Switch Take and Turn, used to switch a card from packet to packet
1988 67
Larry Jennings The Tactile Change T.N.T type change, top change alternative, see third method of "Wrist Stroke Changes"
Related to 1988 165
Ben Harris Staple Diet signed card in deck, staple pressed into Joker face-up on deck, selection appears stapled back-to-back to it, using S.F.U.C. as a switch
1988 71
Edward Marlo Simulated Pickup card biddle counted on right-hand packet is apparently picked up under left hand packet, sandwich switch application
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Aug. 1967
1988 304
Justin Higham Illogical Downs Change side-jogged double is back-to-back
Variations Nov. 1988
Inside Out (Issue 5)
8
Dai Vernon Flat Top Switch using flat palm
1989 25
Jerry Sadowitz Palm Switch top card is palmed as it is apparently moved into outjogged position
Inspired by 1989 75
Doug Edwards Fingertip Nudge double is placed on table one-handed from deck and unloaded
July 1989
Apocalypse (Vol. 12 No. 7)
1659
Brother John Hamman The Double-Deal Switch card is pulled from packet in right hand end grip onto deck
Also published here 1989 16
Brother John Hamman The Lollapalooza Switch as card is picked up from left hand pile with right hand pile
1989 119
Brother John Hamman Countback Variation No. 1
1989 158
David Williamson Fake Pick-Up card from tabled deck with other card
1989 59
Karl Fulves Force Feed card in center sandwiched, as sandwich is pulled out it is switched for top card
Related toVariations 1989 46
Edward Marlo Retention of Vision Change
1989 45
Edward Marlo Illogical Exchange Move as out-jogged card is removed
Related to 1989 55
Edward Marlo Mechanical Change mechanical second deal
1989 84
Randy Wakeman Randy's Miracle Move same as slip-jog or open hockley
Related to 1989 136
John Carey The Tent Switch top card in a tent position is removed with right hand and switched
May 1989
Inside Out (Issue 6)
10
Edward Marlo Retention of Vision Switch top card shown one-handed and switched
Inspired by Oct. 1989
Inside Out (Issue 7)
19
Justin Higham Retention of Vision Bottom Change using one-handed bottom deal, also face-up
Oct. 1989
Inside Out (Issue 7)
19
Justin Higham Turnover Pass Switch
Related to 1989 18
Bernard Bilis, Jacques Tandeau Empty Deal for prediction or stop trick (apparently mis-credited to Bilis)
1990
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3 No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic)
74
Ken Krenzel, Larry Jennings The Non-Contact Optical Toss
Inspired by 1990 173
Rick Johnsson IBGHT Switch Tenkai palm, card is apparently placed in center of the deck
1990 267
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change brief
1990 117
Richard Kaufman Semi-Circular Switch using deck
Also published here 1990 24
Justin Higham X-Change face card tabled and switched, card behind it does not change
  • First X-Change (Downs Change)
  • Second X-Change
  • Multiple X-Change
Variations 1990
Inside Out (Issue Special No. 1)
2
David A. Vogt Mechanical Pick-Off top two cards shown in stepped condition in End Grip, placed on deck and then put on table, on is switched
  • First Method
  • Second Method
Variations Sep. 1990
Technomagic (Issue 3)
15
Justin Higham Applications
  • First Up (handling for production of selection)
  • Second Up (as a switch)
  • Third Up (handling for production of selection)
Inspired by Sep. 1990
Technomagic (Issue 3)
21
David Williamson Fake Pick-Up
1990 ca. 14
Edward Marlo KM Move Variation illogical double lift
1991 135
John Bannon Assisted Switch Elmsley Count type switch in the spectator's fingers
VariationsAlso published here 1991 155
Jack McMillen, T. Page Wright The McMillen Change face card of right-hand half is pushed into left-hand half, switched for dummy card, two handlings, also as Tunnel effect
1991 109
Judson S. Brown A One-Hand Top Change same as Allerton Change, for Brown credit see page 8
Related toAlso published here 1991 112
Jerry K. Hartman Select Switch cards loaded on top while card is pushed forward on bottom half
Also published here 1991 71
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch
1991 164
Jerry K. Hartman Force of Habit card in center sandwiched, as sandwich is pulled out it is switched for top card
Inspired by 1991 337
John Bannon Assisted Switch Elmsley Count type switch in the spectator's fingers
Also published here Sep. 1991
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1)
38
Vanni Bossi The Folded Color Change folded card is unfolded and displayed, folded up and unfolded again and is transformed
1992 10
Bruce Elliott Elliott Switch
1992 80
Bert Allerton Allerton Change
1992 52
Jack Avis Avis Deal Switch kind of one-handed second deal with break, credit information
Related toAlso published here 1992
Swindle Sheet (Issue 10)
111
Jack Avis Avis Deal Switch on doing it left-handed
Related to 1992 1
Ken Simmons Thumb Slip Change Variant double face-up on deck in out-jogged position, top card slid back with top towards performer, different grip
Inspired by 1992 8
Mark Phillips Visual Retention Switch Handling
Inspired by Nov. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3)
50
Elliott Change
Dec. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4)
57
Steve Draun The Mercurial Change Vernon Tenkai Change with pack, clean afterwards
VariationsAlso published here 1993 64
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Flight Switch flourish card switch
1993 884
Peter Duffie Centre Forward out-jogged double, top card of this double is dealt at chosen number
Related toVariations 1993 9
Dai Vernon, John Murray, Jerry Mentzer