214 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling / Poker / Miscellaneous
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Jack Merlin To Name the Hole Cards in the Stud Game knowing the first dealt cards
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 12
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from twenty-five cards
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Charles T. Jordan Poker Player's Deal royal flush in named suit is located underneath handkerchief
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Related toVariations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 209
Unknown Dishonesty at its Apogee naming cards during the deal from time to time
1940 Expert Card Technique 151
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
John J. Crimmins Jr. Call Poker spectator chooses five cards in various way and ends up with Royal Flush
Inspired by 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Poker Challenge bet/game in which performer and spectator openly draw cards, solution on page 885
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Louis Zingone, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Flying Cards also as poker deal
Inspired by 1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Variations 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 58
Neal Elias Zingone Spread Poker Deal idea
Inspired by 1946 At the Table Tricks 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler five people build a poker hand, after the cards are apparently mixed and the deck cut, all get the same cards again in the next round
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 471
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes No. 8, Performer removes high cards (Ten, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle)
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Jinx-Ed eights and aces dealt in poker hand
Inspired by 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 269) 1074
Martin Gardner Poker Problem open drawing of cards, solution on p. 1104
Related to 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Unknown Card Stand for Gambler's Rehearsal to perform poker deals for larger crowd
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 98
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Fantasies spectators get remembered hands again, poker and bridge deal
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Scrambled Straights straights, all hands, Gilbreath precursor (see Fulves' "When Psychics..." reference)
Related toVariations 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Run-Up bringing deck back in order, when doing gambling (dealing) routines
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 6
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Encore! encore to Koldex, spectators chose a poker hand and after deck is shuffled and cut, they get the same again
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 8
Dai Vernon Sure Fire Showdown ten Card Poker Principle, strippers
Related toAlso published here 1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 69
Al Koran Double Deal dealing five people the same cards, set up, twenty-five duplicates, siamesa
Variations 1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 119
Karl Fulves Color Control - Mentalists Night Out after a riffle shuffle some pairs and features of the hands are foreseen, ESP deck
Related to 1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 2
Francis Haxton Gambler's Last Chance performer holds four cards, spectator choses any card face-down, it completes Royal Flush
Inspired byAlso published here Aug. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 113
Terry Guyatt, Edward Marlo Guyatt's Drunken Cut Improved deck shuffled face up face down, still good hands dealt
Related toVariations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 63
Karl Fulves Cyclic Poker performer knows cards in poker hands after a riffle shuffle with pinochle deck
1968 Epilogue (Issue 3) 22
Karl Fulves The Cast of the Cards "Cards & Dice", poker deal, values determined by roll of dice show up in one hand
Also published here Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 152
Karl Fulves Demon Dice "Cards & Dice", nine poker dice, three spectators combine a hand and they're dealt out
Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 153
Karl Fulves Babel Bruce Cervon at the Castle, weird Poker Problem, James Randi and his broken back
June 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 182
Karl Fulves Marked Improvement cards shuffled and dealt in groups of five, marks on back of cards of one pile tell what's in the next pile
Related to
  • "Swindle Sheet", Issue 1 (Fulves)
1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Techniques) 31
Jon Racherbaumer Addition to Marlo's "Matching Miracle" poker hand duplication
Inspired by 1969 Hierophant (Issue 1) 26
Karl Fulves The Compleat Gamester proposition bets
  • Birthday Bet (see p. 292 for Mel Stover comment)
  • Red And Black (Martin Gardner)
  • License Plate Poker
  • Ace-Deuce-Jack Variations
  • Black And White
  • Coin Swindles
  • 3-Card Poker
  • Odds On Favorite (Omega Bet, card pushed in reversed and pairs dealt off)
Related toVariations July 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 9) 272
Jay Ose, Frank Garcia Shoot-Out Poker Royal Flush shoots out of the deck, secret rubber band
Related toVariations 1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 84
Roy Walton Informer four quarters on table with an unknown indicator card in front of each, spectator cuts off a pile of each quarter, the indicator cards predict how many cards have been cut off of each pile, in second phase two poker hands are constructed from two piles
Dec. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 2) 575
Doc Mifflin Found - One Poker Hand chosen hand contains chosen poker hand, easy stacking
1972 The Living End 87
Frank Garcia, George Schindler Duck Poker strange... no effect really
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 126
Lin Searles Idiot's Shuffle cards shuffled face-up/face-down (for real), then four eights (instead of aces) are dealt
Variations Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 664
Lin Searles Problems suggesting two plots where the performer turns his back
  • spectator switches two poker hands of several and performer can identify them
  • spectator deals poker hands, one from the bottom, that hand is identified
Variations Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 670
Gene Finnell Free Cut Poker Deal three spectators and performer take out good poker hand from a quarter of the deck each, they are lost and dealt again, performer gets Royal Flush, faro
  • Variation wich allows the deck to be cut during the shuffles
  • Free Cut Poker Demonstration
Related to 1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 62
Edward Marlo, Ron Wilson Solving a Problem problem by Ron Wilson, five jokers are held by performer and exchanged one by one, still the performer hold five jokers
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 39
Edward Marlo Posing and Solving a Problem but with different colored backs
Related to 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 41
Jerry K. Hartman Pick a Packet Spectator uses Ace of Spades to select correct packet to form Royal Flush
Inspired by 1975 Card Fare 39
Karl Fulves Doomed packet trick with two poker hands
Related to
  • notes on p. 312
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 301
Karl Fulves Doomed Again packet trick with two poker hands
Inspired by 1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 302
Murray Bonfeld Vernon's Aces plus Kings Kings and Aces lost, found and dealt, extension
Inspired by 1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 37
Roy Walton Chiefly Yourselves four cards are lost in the deck and their values used to find a good poker hand. The cards find themselves and one more.
1976 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1) 307
Unknown Fate #1 No. 40, after some counting and making two packets with two dice, two black Jacks show up
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 61
Karl Fulves Psychik Kards spectator chooses card needed to fill Royal Flush
1977 Packet Switches (Part Four) 243
Karl Fulves Concluding Notes on gambling magic
1977 The Magic Book 177
David Bornstein Pay Up performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with four Aces, color changing backs kicker
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1172
Jerry K. Hartman Top Draw-er Spectator replaces odd card in a poker hand with the correct card, forming a Royal Flush
1978 Loose Ends 33
Martin A. Nash Poker Smoker centers, not presented as centers though
1979 Sleight Unseen 422
Martin A. Nash Any Way that you Want it named aces at named positions, false dealing
Related to 1979 Sleight Unseen 418
Paul Swinford Hickock Rides Again with Dead Man's Hand presentation, faro
1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 10
Jerry Mentzer, Lin Searles A Poker Plot spectator deal royal flush from bottom
1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 35
Karl Fulves The Gambler's Third Lesson introduction, On presenting Gambling Material
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 1
Karl Fulves Boxed Rounds five blue cards inserted into cased red deck, then poker hand dealt, spectator gets all blue cards which are royal flush, flap-flap
1979 Inner Sanctum 40
Paul Harris A Subtle Poker Move performer's cards multiply from five to about fifteen, then the spectator's cards as well
Variations 1979 Close-up Entertainer 60
Unknown Royal Mind Reading No. 15, two Royal Flushes given to two spectators, they select one card and put it in the middle, hands gathered, mixed and re-dealt, spectators get their Royal Flush with chosen cards transposed
1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 21
Tom Craven Head to Head puzzle/bet, head-to-head poker game, cards are openly chosen, yet performer wins
Related to Sep. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 393
Jeff Busby The Constant Straight Routine straights show up despite shuffling and mixing, seven phases, with packet
Related to 1980 Curioser 21
Jeff Busby Polar Repulsion Straights "The same as Constant Straight Routine only more so!"
Related to 1980 Curioser 24
Alex Elmsley Blind Stud cards are cut and dealt out, things about hands are revealed with back turned, gray code to base 4
1980 Curioser 36
Karl Fulves Applications 3. Side Steal Placement, hole card is placed
1981 Side Steal 39
Karl Fulves For Openers on gambling tricks
1981 Octet 1
Jerry K. Hartman Hokum Poker shuffled deck, hand removed and later mated hand is dealt, featuring impromptu stacking, Dead Man's Hand presentation
1981 Octet 3
Karl Fulves Draw Play two royal flushes shuffled, one turns face-up and when dealt is dealt to performer, except previously value which is transposed, optional color-changing back kicker
1981 Octet 49
Father Cyprian Knockout Poker spectator shuffles and gives half the cards to performer, both construct strong poker hand, performer wins
1981 Octet 54
Karl Fulves Notes on Knockout spectator shuffles and gives half the cards to performer, both construct strong poker hand, performer wins
Inspired by 1981 Octet 55
Edward Marlo Of Course I can deal a good Poker Hand! combo with control, false dealing
Related toVariations 1983 Marlo without Tears 206
Eddie Taytelbaum, Stephen Tucker Flash of Light collection of ideas
  • for the rising card, two cards rise aligned (Taytelbaum)
  • card changes while removing rubber band from wrist (Taytelbaum)
  • Miracle Aces, to produce a Full House (Tucker)
  • rope restoration with flash paper (Tucker)
  • rope vanish idea (Tucker)
Inspired by 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 24) 455
Unknown Portable Poker No. 80, poker without cards but written numbers instead
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 101
Allan Slaight Guise Winner five hands of poker are redealt to same persons, spectator names missing card (Premonition)
1984 Arcane (Issue 11) 144
Karl Fulves Replica Poker No. 40, ten cards, five are removed by spectator, remaining five cards are in same value-order, self-duplicating set-up
1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 52
Stephen Minch Blind Poker No. 5, two poker hands dealt, performer divines card in one hand and help him play, performer genuinely blindfolded
1984 Eyeless in Gaza 15
Jerry K. Hartman Top Draw-Er spectator choses card to complete royal flush
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 280
William Larsen, Jack McMillen Poker Deal performer knows other player's hole cards, then gets aces (1937)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 25
David Britland Master of the Game "A demonstration of your gambling skills"
four Kings put on top and two hands of four cards each dealt, one hand contains all Kings, repeated with same result and Aces in other hand
1985 Equinox 36
Murray Bonfeld Double Poker Control faro, Free-Cut Principle
Inspired by Sep. 1986 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 1256
Karl Fulves Transpoker two poker hands, each Ace through Five in red and black, spectator names one of the values, performer shuffles the hands together and deals, named value is only odd-backed card in both hands, "transposition shuffle"
Related toVariations 1986 The Return Trip 11
Karl Fulves Transpoker II another method
Inspired by 1986 The Return Trip 17
Karl Fulves Transpoker III reverse faro method
Inspired byRelated to 1986 The Return Trip 18
Paul Swinford Let's Play Poker locating any type of poker hand with sorting rod
1986 The Cyberdeck 17
Ron Wilson To Pay the Price performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with royal flush, uses four jokers
Related to
  • "The Talisman" No. 47, 1971.
Variations
1987 The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 29
Edward Marlo The Matching Miracle pokerhand duplication from another deck, decks in reverse order
  • With Two Sealed Deck
  • For Stay-Stackers
  • For Memory Experts (only one deck)
  • For Card Cullers
  • Added Note
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, July 1966
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 246
Dai Vernon The David and Goliath Deal aces shoot out of the deck, hidden rubber band
1989 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 3 111
Philip T. Goldstein Knowker performer divines high card in poker hand, then full hand
1989 Fifth 8
Karl Fulves Even Handed two poker hands with face-up/face-down cards, spectator exchanges any two cards, when poker hands are examined they're the same, posed as problem
1989 And a Packet of Cards 56
Karl Fulves Tenvelopes ten cards in ten envelopes, performer and spectator each chose a card from those, envelopes shuffled and dealt, performer wins and the two previous selections are odd-backed
  • Tenotes (Envelopoker)
Related toVariations 1989 Prototype 49
Karl Fulves Tenvelopes Two ten cards in ten envelopes, performer and spectator each chose a card from those, envelopes shuffled and dealt, performer wins and the two previous selections are odd-backed, face-up/face-down elaboration
Related to 1989 Tenvelopes Two 1
Karl Fulves Tenvelopes Three another method
Related to 1989 Tenvelopes Two 3
Karl Fulves Blue Alternate variation of "Tenvelopes"
Related to 1989 Tenvelopes Two 6
Rafael Benatar Mermelada Plus several changes
Inspired byAlso published here 1989 Cartas Certificadas 119
Bruce Cervon To Pay The Price performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with four Aces
Inspired by 1990 Ultra Cervon 26
Harry Lorayne Straight Away despite spectator's shuffling, two straights are dealt, gilbreath
1990 Trend Setters 251
Marty Kane Poke Poker kind of Royal Flush Production build around "Ginsburg Poke"
Inspired byRelated to
  • Al Smith, Card On Demand
Variations
Oct. 1991 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 10) 1984
Philip T. Goldstein Playing Cards cards in poker hand divined, "Centrifugal Poker"
1991 Thavant 4
Jack Carpenter, Stephen Hobbs Thoughts on Card Cheating An Essay with Examples
1992 Modus Operandi 141
Rafael Benatar Marmalade Poker several changes
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Three Professional Card Routines 20
J. W. Sarles Cutback Ace of Spades shuffled in deck, spectator cuts anywhere and names small number, Ace found there, beating the cut presentation
1993 Rigmarole (Issue 4) 44
Peter Duffie Straight Shuffle Variation twenty-card packet, spectator cuts and removes five cards from top or bottom as he pleases, repeated two more times, all have royal flushes
Inspired by 1993 Profile (Issue 14) 7
Jerry Mentzer A Poker Plot spectator deals poker hands, one from the bottom with the performer's back turned, he identified the bottom-dealt hand, also it's a royal flush
Inspired by 1993 Card File 70
Peter Duffie Handout four packets with an Ace in each, cards are placed on deck in random order, when four hands are dealt, one gets all Aces
1993 Card Selection 16
Mel Lambdin Royal Poker Deal restacking set-up, good poker hands
Variations Aug. 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 8) 2397
Alex Elmsley Blind Stud cards are cut and dealt out, things about hands are revealed with back turned, gray code to base 4
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 406
Karl Fulves DU/Process thirteen-card packet distributed via down/under deal, two four-of-a-kinds and a royal flush come out
1994 Crooked Tales 7
Karl Fulves Odd Number Theory five odd-valued cards, one thought of and performer removes four cards from pocket that are missing thought-of card to complete straight flush
1994 Crooked Tales 54
Karl Fulves Unpaired Poker value matchings in 4x4 layout
1994 Crooked Tales 77
Gene Maze Inverted Poker push-through failure with aces that are then reversed in position for dealing
1994 Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 95
Joseph K. Schmidt The Untimely Demise of "Mike" McGuff story presentation
1995 New Card Control Systems 81
Karl Fulves Paradox Poker performer stacks 4 royal flush cards for 4 players, spectator distributes hole cards and completes royal flush, fake stacking
1995 Setting Up Exercises 16
Francis Haxton Gambler's Last Chance No. 27, one card missing from Straight Flush, spectator finds it
Also published here 1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 49
Unknown Test Your Skill No. 30, spectator turn a card over in four-card packet, it is replaced in deck and four poker hands dealt out, the hand with the reversed card wins
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 53
Karl Fulves The Wizard of Odds No. 31, nine cards used for "three-card poker", hand with Ace of Spades wins, includes spelling of names, inspired by the Copperfield/Steinmeyer television trick
Related to 1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 55
Paul Harris A Subtle Poker Move (revised) performer's cards multiply from five to about fifteen, in second round he has killer hand
Inspired byVariations 1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 123
Karl Fulves Pat Hand Pete performer cuts at a pair in shuffled deck to complete a full house
1996 Blocking Off 94
Karl Fulves Gambler's Den chapter intro, on gambling demonstrations
1996 Blocking Off 174
James Swain Rules of the Game from shuffled deck the performer produces all nine possible poker hands
credit information
1996 Miracles with Cards 169
Peter Duffie Draw Poker Gilbreath principle in the form that cards are taken from two piles to make up poker hands, two spectators do this and get straight flushes
Related to
  • Gilbreath poker trick by Roy Walton in Opus
1996 Untold 9
Peter Duffie Succubi one card reversed in twenty-five cards ESP deck, word spelled, then cards dealt into five hands, hand with reversed card is all the same symbol and others mixed
Inspired byRelated to 1996 Method in Effect 13
Nick Trost Tenkai Poker Deal Cards shuffled face up/down, poker hands are dealt, only magician gets face down cards (plot credited to Persi Diaconis, routine inspired by Ricky Jay's routine on Learned Pigs and Fireproof Women)
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 108
Nick Trost Calling the Hands
Inspired by 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 115
Karl Fulves Vampire Poker card at thought-of position in five-card packet predicted
1997 The Vampire Papers 133
Peter Duffie The Fourmost Card reversed in packet of twenty-five cards, packet is "mixed" and dealt into five poker hands - hand with reversed card contains four of a kind, other hands are mixed
Inspired byRelated to 1997 Effortless Card Magic 67
Chris Carter Mental Prediction shuffled deck, from thirteen cards a spectator choses best possible poker hand, performer divines it and had predicted it too
1997 L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 51
Simon Lovell Oooops! spectator receives four Aces and a Joker, performer has six Aces
1997 Simon Says! 109
Karl Fulves Fragments "The First Layout", poker presentation
1998 Mutus Nomen 14
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2000 Northeast 1
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2000 OCMC Notes 3
Karl Fulves Trick Play Sevens vanishes from deck and reappear, poker deal, spectator gets Sevens and performer the Aces
Inspired byRelated to 2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 100
John Moran Discard Poker cards are shuffled face up into face down, face down cards are dealt for four players, four Royal Flushes
2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 38
Joshua Jay Locating a Deal multiple selection, cards end up in a poker hand when dealing, then all spectators have their cards in their hands and performer has a Royal Flush
Inspired by 2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 49
Andrew Wimhurst Rum Punch #2 chosen cards are dealt in poker hand, fair handling due to punch deal
2001 Jiggery Pokery 16
Andrew Wimhurst Rum Punch #3 chosen cards are dealt in poker hand, fair handling due to punch deal and tactile one-way deck
2001 Jiggery Pokery 16
Karl Fulves Outguessed performer and spectator have five cards each, spectator choses another card from grid layout according to rules and can replace one of his or performer's cards with it, still performer has better poker hand
2001 Hex Squared 52
Karl Fulves Percentage Poker performer and spectator draw hole card from face-up deck, then four cards chosen from 4x4 layout, even though spectator goes first he loses
Related to
  • "Swindle & Cheat" (1991)
2001 Hex Squared 90
Karl Fulves Likely Suspect No. 12, four cards in case, from eleven cards, the card that completes the Royal Flush is chosen by spectator with procedure involving the values of the cards and counting
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 25
Karl Fulves, Bob Hummer Scrambled Stud No. 27, spectator remembers card and its position in ten-card packet, two hands dealt but selection and its mate face-down
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 56
Karl Fulves Cast of Cards No. 51, poker deal, values determined by roll of dice show up in one hand
Also published here 2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 119
Harry Lorayne Triple Take card at thought-of position remembered, faro, poker deal, card at thought-of position in one of the hands, Royal Flush kicker
Inspired by
  • "Double Take" (Brother John Hamman, Genii, February 2001)
Also published here
2001 Personal Collection 297
Karl Fulves Draw-Black six card on table, one removed by spectator, rest is a Full House and removed card fits to matching blackjack card, simultaneous games presentation
Related to 2001 New Card Controls 99
Philip T. Goldstein Deci-Diced poker themed version with five cards of previous effect
2002 Redivider 43
Philip T. Goldstein Mull I, Will I Win? I Will, I Will! Um... a/k/a Engage Le Jeu Que Je Le Gagne
a/k/a Drawer's Reward
Dead Man's Hand presentation
2002 Redivider 62
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2002 Flaunting Five Fanciful Formulae 1
Karl Fulves Pokertrik "Problems"
spectator reverses five random cards in deck, performer and spectator take the cards on either side, poker hands, posed as problem
2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 257
Steve Beam Bullet-Ridden with Black Jack and Poker theme
Related to 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 168
Alan Wakeling, Jim Steinmeyer one rule of Matrix poker sixteen card matrix, cards chosen, they're predicted
2003 Artificial conclusions 28
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2003 Saint Louis Notes 1
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2003 Singapore Notes 3
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2003 ... Land Notes 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Remote Control Poker Royal Flush shows up at the end
Inspired byRelated to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 114
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Pokerevelation card chosen, spectator deals five four-card hands, selection found and hands shown to be quartets from Tens to Aces
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 92
John Bannon Degrees Of Freedom CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, combo to produce royal flush
Variations 2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 128
John Bannon Origami Poker CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, combo to produce royal flush
2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 144
Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Karl Fulves Scrambled Straights on Rusduck's trick as Gilbreath precursor
Related to 2004 When Psychics Play Poker 4
Karl Fulves Stretching A Straight five unseen cards, spectator decides how many should be removed, banded deck dropped on table and that many cards pop out and complete an ace-high straight
Inspired by 2004 Under Tension 33
Karl Fulves Future Event chosen card pops out with 4 other cards to complete a full house when rubber banded deck is tossed on table
2004 Under Tension 36
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2004 MINDvention Notes 1
David Ben Bertram, Braue And Ben combination with 2 more phases: 6 handed deal, Texas Hold'em deal, table faros
Inspired by 2005 Penumbra (Issue 9) 12
Cushing Strout Taking Another Look at the Dead Man's Hand After spelling some words, magician deals the Dead Man's Hand to the spectator
Inspired byRelated to 2005 On the Other Side of the Mirror 27
Howard A. Adams Gambleleftwo eight-card packet, betting game, winning with pair
2006 Prolix (Issue 2) 138
Howard A. Adams Gamblelefthree eight-card packet, betting game, winning with pair
2006 Prolix (Issue 2) 139
Karl Fulves Pyramid Poker twelve card layout on table, named type of poker hand build at the end
2007 Word Play 24
Karl Fulves Pseudo Poker eight cards, four envelopes, two random cards placed in an envelope each, performer divines content
2007 Word Play 29
Nick Trost Wild Bill Revisited Dead Man story
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 101
Nick Trost The Spectator's Straight Flush I Gilbreath, spectator locates straight flush
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 111
Nick Trost, Al Leech The Spectator's Straight Flush II spectator locates straight flush
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 113
Nick Trost The Gambler's Luck
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 114
Justin Higham Digital Poker deck placed in pocket, full house pulled out with each card clipped between the fingers
Related to 2008 Dexterity Manual 41
Justin Higham No-Palm Digital Poker Alternative method for Digital Poker
2008 Dexterity Manual 43
Karl Fulves Poker by Mail nine envelopes with one or two cards in each, Dealflipdropcut mixing with die, three-handed game dealt, performer get's Royal Flush
Related to 2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 322
David Malek Dealing Procedure in Gambling Demonstrations how to speed up dealing for a game
Also published here Feb. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 2) 21
Harry Lorayne Gambler's Luck top seven cards taken, after three reverse faros three cards are discarded, the Aces remain, also with Royal Flush or routine with two poker hands
Also published here
  • The Classic Collection, Extra Special Bonus section
July 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 7) 28
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh's Capper from 1949 letter, partial half-deck switch for dealing five pat hands
Related to 2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 358
John Scarne Scarne's Cap Deal partial half-deck switch for dealing five pat hands, stand-up, from an Audley Walsh letter
Related to 2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 360
Woody Aragon Psychic Poker after shuffle four poker hands are divined, one predicted, full deck stack, gilbreath
Related to 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 65
R. Paul Wilson Tupelo Paul simplified variation
Inspired by 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 157
Steve Beam One is the Loneliest performer and spectator get cards to complete four-card pokerhand, performer wins
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 177
David Malek Dealing Procedure in Gambling Demonstrations how to speed up dealing for a game
Also published here 2010 Secret Agenda (Issue Apr 28) 129
Derek DelGaudio Double George card removed by spectator, poker hands dealt and missing card completes straight flush, two handlings
Related to 2010 Derek DelGaudio 12
Roy Walton Poker Puzzle Ace to Five of Hearts and Spades on table in two rows, arranged by spectator, four cards on each card, hands gathered and dealt, some matching with other row occurs
Variations 2010 Prolix (Issue 7) 429
Steve Mayhew The Bugs Bunny Dang Deal performers hand suddenly has over fifteen cards, in the next round the spectator's hand grows and performer has Royal Flush
Inspired by 2011 Full Frontal Mayhew 3
Woody Aragon Erdnase spectator shuffles, five hands dealt. "Erdnase" gets four aces and a Joker
2011 A Book in English 181
Harry Lorayne Triple Take card at thought-of position remembered, faro, poker deal, card at thought-of position in one of the hands, Royal Flush kicker
Also published here 2011 Special Effects 147
Karl Fulves Tweedle plot is that two players always get the same type of poker hand, demonstrated with ten-card packet
Related to 2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 586
Karl Fulves Moving Hole Card apparently a hole card switch is demonstrated, but palmed card changes
2012 Prolix (Issue 10) 654
John Born, Jed B. Smith Slugged Memory demonstration for a game of poker, tracking a memorized slug
2012 Seeking the Bridge 91
Chuck Meyer Irish Poker deck shuffled face up face down, still good hands dealt, one hand with different backs (initials of cards)
2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 165
Allan Slaight Jacks are Better finding the four Jacks by spelling, story
Inspired by 2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 247
Daniel Madison The Poker Lesson Storytelling stack that explains the rules and different hands of poker
2014 Placebo 7
Tomas Blomberg Simplex Non-Transitiv Poker Die die with four poker cards on each side
2014 Blomberg Laboratories 315
Benjamin Earl Less is More Gambling Demonstration false gambling demonstration of ace location, false dealing, stacking, shuffle tracking, card mucking and four of a kind climax
2015 Less is More Bonus 10
Pit Hartling Types of Gambling Tricks list
2015 Quarterly (Issue 3 (Summer 2015)) 30
Steve Beam Mind Over Anti-Matter Random cards from a spectator-shuffled deck distributed to four participants. With free choices of which cards to eliminate, they all end up with one card. When combined, the cards form a royal flush.
Inspired by 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 51
Steve Beam Facade Version of Lewis Jones effect where questions are asked and the true or false answers are spelt/dealt into piles on the table, ultimately producing a royal flush.
Related to 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 72
Steve Beam Royal Roundup Despite the audience shuffling the deck, the magician is able to reverse their shuffles and produce a royal flush.
Inspired by 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 9 59
Steve Beam Moracool A "Moracle" effect which produces the four aces on top of the packets (for poker) and four jacks on the face (for blackjack).
Inspired byRelated to 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 9 64
Steve Beam More Cool Moracool Procedure for producing poker hand using the reverse faro.
Related to 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 9 64
Max Maven Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle"
Related to 2016 Session Notes 3
Pit Hartling Duplicity two poker hands dealt after spectator's riffle shuffle, exact deal duplicated with second deck by performer
2016 In Order to Amaze 80
Pit Hartling Fairy Tale Poker eight-handed poker deal in which wanted hands appear, all hands full-house or better
2016 In Order to Amaze 190
Pit Hartling Quick Change performer finds straight flush to fit selection, then changes the card to make a Royal Flush to fit second selection, for Tamariz or Aronson stack
2016 In Order to Amaze 200
Pit Hartling Poker Night at the Improv all possible poker hands produced in increasing order, "Any Poker Hand the Magician Calls For"
2016 In Order to Amaze 210
Roberto Giobbi Jinxed Cards presentational idea
2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue Apr 19) 114
John Hostler The Speakeasy Poker Deal card removed by spectator and put in Himber wallet, a suit named, Royal Flush in suit dealt in heads-up game, two cards drawn from two other hands match with each other and removed card
2016 Magnum Opossum 20
Joseph Barry Stuart's Strip Poker spectator thinks of card, shuffles and removes it, cards dealt and missing card completes straight
Inspired byRelated to 2017 Operandi (Issue 2) 20
Bob Farmer Triharder fifteen-card-packets shuffled and dealt into three piles by both performer and spectator, performer gets them in order, spectator doesn't
  • Mini-me Version (thirteen cards)
Variations 2017 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 9
Bob Farmer Casinodiction spectator shuffles twenty cards from four different decks and deals them out according to their back designs, ends up with good poker hands
Inspired byVariations 2017 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #3) 1
Pete McCabe Pete's Casinodiction spectator shuffles twenty cards from four different decks and deals them out according to their back designs, ends up with good poker hands
Inspired by 2017 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #8) 3
Allan Hagen Completing The Hand two cards chosen, three more cards found to complete a full house, then royal flush located
2017 Eleven 8
Bob Farmer, Michał Kociołek Taking the Edge spectator removes one of several poker hands printed on a sheet of paper that correspond to movies, hand and movie divined, reprinted from Genii
Also published here
  • Genii, July 2019, p. 76
2019 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier Addendum 38
Helder Guimarães Inside "The Tell Room" "Clues for the Advantage Player"
  • First Phase: five cards chosen by five spectators, they shuffle their card each in a four-card packet, all twenty-five cards mixed and dealt out in five poker hands, selections found
  • Second Phase: poker deal of five good hands that include the selections
2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 300
Steve Forte Riffle-Cull Coincidence apparently riffle culling the Aces
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 921
Andi Gladwin Misdeal Aces distributed to four players's hands, they assemble in one
Related to
  • "Oversight" (Roy Walton, Complete Walton Vol. 2)
2020 The Boy Who Cried Magic 169