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Unknown La Carte qui Saute en l'air, en Sortant du Jeu, Sans qu'on la Touche card rises from a houlette and flies up into the air, also possible with several cards
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 54
Unknown A Card having been withdrawn and replaced, to call it from the Pack, and to make it come to you of its own accord thread, tabled rising card from spread
Modern Magic 117
Unknown The Rising Cards (La Houlette) "Several Cards having been drawn, returned, and Shuffled, to make them rise spontaneously from the Pack"
some variations in apparatus explained
Modern Magic 125
Unknown The Rising Cards (La Houlette) various thread methods (including "Sand Riser"), routine and pseudo-mistakes
Tricks with Cards 211
Professor Alberti Alberti's Rising Cards hair and wax
Tricks with Cards 121
Professor Alberti The Rising Cards - Alberti's Method thread attached during routine, free selection
More Magic 91
Edwin T. Sachs Edwin Sachs' Method metal houlette on top of bottle
More Magic 93
Buatier de Kolta de Kolta Rising Cards brief, for correction see reference
Related to More Magic 94
Prof. Duprez Ribbon Rising Cards glass houlette suspended on ribbons
More Magic 95
Unknown Die gehorsamen Karten No. 23, three selections jump out of deck held in one hand one by one into other hand, thread across stage
Der Kartenkünstler 28
Unknown Dasselbe Kunststück in anderer Ausführung No. 24, card rises out of deck in glass
Der Kartenkünstler 30
Unknown Der Kartensteiger auf dem Rücken einer Person No. 1, deck attached to back of spectator, three cards rise out of it one by one, dealer's item by C. L. Wüst from Frankfurt
Related to Der Kartenkünstler 86
Unknown Die Karte als Luftkönigin No. 10, card floats out of deck, across stage, into glass, and back, everything is then examined
Der Kartenkünstler 99
Unknown Die gehorsamen Karten two or three cards selected and lost, one by one they rise out of deck and float into other hand, solo version
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 7
Unknown Einfacher Kartensteiger deck shell
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Der Kartensteiger im Glase
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 208
Unknown Das Blumenbouquet als Kartensteiger cards rise out of flower bouquet
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 209
Unknown Der automatische Kartensteiger houlette
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 209
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neuester Kartensteiger four selection, corner torn off one, first picture card rises and its picture moves on the card, second rises reversed and visible reverses, third card is blank card and visible prints itself, fourth card with missing corner, corner visibly restores
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 210
Unknown Die vier behexten Karten same as reference with slightly different gaffs
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 211
Unknown Mysteriöses Kartensteigen cards rise out of deck and float in air
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 211
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenmagneta two selections, deck in a glass, one selection rises out of deck and floats to other glass and in midair changes to second selection
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 213
Unknown The Queen of the Air card rises from pack and floats to glass goblet on other side of stage, transforms in midair
Related to New Era Card Tricks 69
Unknown The Obedient Card
Related to New Era Card Tricks 111
Unknown The Cards Rising Through The Air selected cards rise from pack and float into performer's hand
Related to New Era Card Tricks 205
Unknown The Rising Cards and Tumbler solo or with assistant
Related to New Era Card Tricks 209
Unknown The Hand of Cagliostro model of hand used in rising card presentation
Variations New Era Card Tricks 217
Unknown Die mysteriöse Geisterhand wax puppet hand pulls cards out of deck à la rising cards
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 6) 88
Carl Willmann Die Einwirkung des Luftzuges auf eine Karte thread attached with wax to borrowed deck
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 69
Carl Willmann Thread Rising Card without assistant
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 176
Unknown The Rising Card Trick assistant
The Modern Conjurer 113
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards card floats into hand, two methods (with or without reel)
The Modern Conjurer 119
Howard Thurston Thurston's Kartensteiger floats out of deck into hand
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 67
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger im Glas
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8) 115
Fortuné Hechinger Zu Thurston's Kartensteiger different thread hookup
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 147
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger auf der Flasche houlette construction on top of bottle
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 149
Carl Willmann Das Bouquet als Kartensteiger deck in middle of flower bouquet, cards rise out of deck
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 4) 51
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger in der Kassette glass casket/houlette hanging from two ribbons
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 83
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit mechanischen Karten three cards chosen, Kings comes out and takes a bow (animation gaff), Queen sinks back down and comes up again (weight in card), third card is missing a corner which reappears visibly, fourth card rises reversed and visibly turns over
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 98
Phantome Variation zur "Steigenden Karte" deck placed between two vest buttons, card rises out perpendicularly sideways, duplicate rises from within vest
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 10) 148
Carl Willmann Die Königin der Luft I. card rises sideways out of deck that is held in one hand and floats across to other hand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 164
Unknown The Rising Card Trick several selections
Modern Card Manipulation 81
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards five cards rise out of deck and float into hand one by one
  • First Method
  • Second Method for Stage
Modern Card Manipulation 88
T. Nelson Downs The Tattling of Toto six selections, penny in glass jumps up and down to communicate with performer
Inspired by
  • French magazine "The Illusioniste"
The Art of Magic 184
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's New Rising Cards three selections, card fountain finale
Related toVariations The Art of Magic 194
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Rising Cards three selections
Related to The Art of Magic 191
Prof. Duprez, Harry Stork The Rising Cards in the Swinging Houlette
The Art of Magic 198
Howard Thurston, J. N. Thornton The Thurston Rising Cards
The Art of Magic 202
John Northern Hilliard Anywhere Rising Cards
The Art of Magic 204
Unknown Resurrection of the Cards four selection burnt, ashes in glass, restored cards "walk" out of glass
The Art of Magic 207
Martin Chapender Chapender's Rising Cards
The Art of Magic 208
Hugh Mulloy Mulloy Rising Cards
The Art of Magic 210
Morgan H. Winans Winans' Rising Cards
The Art of Magic 210
Unknown Further Rising Card Methods without Assistant
The Art of Magic 210
Unknown Obliging Bouquet "one of Alexander Herrmann's masterpieces", selections rises out of real flower bouquet held by spectator
The Art of Magic 211
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die drei Kräfte three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle
Also published here Kartenkünste 196
Louis Nikola Human Magnetism Rising Card, make chosen card rise out of deck
The Nikola Card System 25
Al Baker Al Baker's Rising Cards
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 78
J. F. Orrin The Pocket Rising Card card rises from breast pocket, thread, Menetekel Deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 259
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Rising Card from Tumbler weighted thread gimmick
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 69
Unknown Method No. 1 cards freely chosen, no assistant, from glass
Greater Magic 370
M. Laissus Method No. 2 cards freely chosen, no assistant, from glass
Greater Magic 374
Unknown Method No. 3 cards freely chosen, no assistant, from glass
Greater Magic 375
Unknown Method No. 4. The Book Houlette cards freely chosen, no assistant, from book
Greater Magic 376
Unknown, Robert Heller Method No. 1. Packet of Duplicate Cards Concealed on the Table Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, several variations and presentational ideas:
  • With an Assistant and without
  • By Fanning the Deck
  • Pip Change
  • Addressing the Queen
  • Card Rises Reversed then Turns Around
  • The Blank Card Gag
  • The Broomstick Rise (by Robert Heller)
  • With a Silk in the Glass
Greater Magic 377
Unknown Method No. 2. Threaded Packet from Vest Pocket Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant
Greater Magic 380
Unknown Method No. 3. With a Borrowed Pack Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant
Greater Magic 381
Unknown Method No. 4. Card Rise Spontaneously from the Vest Pocket Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant
Greater Magic 382
Unknown Method No. 5. Chosen Card Rises from Pack Held in the Hand Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant, hole through whole deck
Greater Magic 382
Buatier de Kolta, Harry Stork Method No. 6. The All Rising Cards all cards jump out of class, card fountain, discussion of methods with details for some
  • Buatier DeKolta
  • Harry Stork
  • third method
Greater Magic 383
Unknown Method No. 7. The Swinging Rising Cards Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant, houlette is attached at string and swings back and forth
Greater Magic 385
Unknown Method No. 8. The Joker Rising Card Trick ABC cards rise that spell out JOKER
Greater Magic 386
Unknown Method No. 9. The Celebrity Rising Card Trick ABC cards rise that spell out a chosen celebrity
Greater Magic 386
Professor Alberti Method No. 1. The "Alberti" Method Hair and Wax Pellet
Greater Magic 387
Adrian Plate Method No. 2. Adrian Plate's Method Hair and Wax Pellet
Greater Magic 388
Unknown Method No. 3. Card Rising from Hand to Hand Hair and Wax Pellet, card floats through air to other hand
Greater Magic 389
Unknown Method No. 4. From a Glass Hair and Wax Pellet, card floats through air from glass to hand
Greater Magic 390
Unknown Method No. 5. Tube and Thread Hair and Wax Pellet, tube with thread in it (weight on one end) is hidden in clothing
Greater Magic 391
Unknown Method No. 6. The Wand and Rising Card Hair and Wax Pellet, hollow wand with thread in it (weight on one end)
Greater Magic 391
Donald Holmes The Holmes Spindle little mechanism that's attached to rim of glass
Greater Magic 404
Harlan Tarbell The "Sandu" Rising Cards trickling sand principle as mechanism, in glass on table
Greater Magic 407
Henry Gordien The Gordien Rising Cards gramophone motor attached to table, thread
Greater Magic 408
Unknown The Hand Houlette houlette and cards ungaffed, one gimmicked card
Greater Magic 410
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards The Aerial Cards, floating across stage with named cards (assistant)
Greater Magic 412
Unknown A Method for Parlor The Aerial Cards, floating card
Greater Magic 413
Unknown A Second Method The Aerial Cards, floating card, no assistant
Greater Magic 413
Unknown The Queen of the Air The Aerial Cards, card floating from one table to another
Greater Magic 414
Dr. Jacob Daley The Card Windlass or Reel handling for the gaffed method (windlass or Thornton Reel), originally from "Art of Magic"
Greater Magic 426
Theodore Annemann, Holden The Rising Card credits see p. 461
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Theodore Annemann, Thirteen of Magic Authentical rubber banded deck stands on edge during rise
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 487
Tom Sellers New Rising Cards deck wrapped in newspaper, duplicates
Scots Magic 8
Jean Hugard The Rising Cards and Glass Bottle deck placed in cut-open glass bottle, selections rise one by one while bottle is held by spectator
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 22
Henry E. Ebel A Prepared Knob for the Cane reel
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 92
Jean Hugard The Hugard Rising Cards three cards
Expert Card Technique 201
Charlie Miller The Mesmerised Cards thread & wax
Expert Card Technique 205
Al Baker The Swinging Rising Cards for Club Work, with hanging houlette
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 168
R. M. Jamison The Cards Rise Again two cards, thread, houlette
More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 37
Jean Hugard The Aerial Cards - Jean Hugard Method three cards rise out of the deck and float into other hand
Prepared Cards and Accessories 23
Keith Clark Rising Card from the Pocket from breast pocket
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 241
Unknown Rising Cards from Glass Goblet three cards, with loop moves, variation with assistant (page 249)
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 243
Al Baker Rising Cards from Goblet - Al Baker Method different hook up
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 249
Henry Gordien Rising Cards from Goblet - Henry Gordien Method different hook up
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 250
Howard Thurston Howard Thurston Rising Cards cards rise and float into hand
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 250
Paul Fox, Harlan Tarbell Superba Rising Cards four cards rise and float into hand
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 255
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta Card Fountain all cards except one jump out of glass, thread
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 259
Tom Sellers Two Card Rise
Magical Mixture 21
Peter Warlock My Best Rising Cards chair thread set-up
My Best 66
Unknown Modern Rising Cards from Envelope packet of cards is put in envelope, selection rise from it
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 135
Unknown Enchanted Cards and Envelope three cards are put in envelope and rise from it
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 139
Unknown Bewitched Rising Cards and Envelope three cards are put in envelope and rise from there
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 142
Unknown Myterious Bookmarks - Rising Cards from Book three cards are put in different places in a book and rise from there
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 145
Harlan Tarbell Rising Cards Through Hat cards are put in glass under hat, selections rise through hat into view
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 150
Unknown Rising Cards out of Hat selections rise out of hat
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 152
Harlan Tarbell Haunted House Rising Cards deck put in small house, selections rise through chimney...
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 154
Eugene Gloye A New Idea on Rising Cards entire deck floats in midair, then three chosen cards rise from deck and fall to the floor, deck then lovers back into glass
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 10
Lu Brent Card Castle deck spread on plate and covered with handkerchief, two times wrong card found, deck transforms into castle with a card on top, again wrong, selection rises out
Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 192
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Rising Cards several cards rise from a houlette
The Fine Art of Magic 124
Bill Simon Cig-Card-Rise from cigarette case
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 164) 659
Audley Walsh King of (Nite) Clubs rising card routine, as climax a puppet rises from deck with outstreched arms
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 60
Al Baker The Simplex Rising Cards thread
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 367
Dai Vernon The Rising Card
Inner Secrets of Card Magic 27
Paul Stadelman The Climax Rising Cards with houlette
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 74
Paul Stadelman The ACME Rising Cards
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 84
Alan Alan Rising Card cards in case
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 165
Don Nielson Rising Cards probably not serious
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 164
Edward Marlo The Emerging Card or Fingertip Rise fingertip peeked at card rises, thread, dated 1964, see page 155 for additional observations
Advanced Fingertip Control 99
Alan Alan Rising Card loop from sleeve
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 108
Cardini Cardini's Rising Card floats up into hand, write-up by Milton Tropp
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6) 937
Karl Fulves Other Applications of sleeving
  • Hofzinser Ace Problem with Aces in spectator's pocket
  • Rising Card Hook-up
  • Sticky Tape at outside of Sleeve
  • Sleeving into Envelopes
Impromptu Holdouts 47
Paul Fox, Danny Dew The Paul Fox Rising Cards (Danny Dew Version)
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 142
Robert Albo Rising Card overview over various methods with apparatus
  • Apparatus
  • Mechanical Decks
  • Box Rising Cards
  • Stands
  • Hidden Motor Card Rises
  • Rising Cards in the Hand with Apparatus
  • Rising Card on the Wand
  • Houlette on the Bottle Rising Card
  • Trays
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 3
Rick Johnsson Yours, Mine & Ours with "My Card" & " Your Card" written on blank cards
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8) 887
Gordon Bruce Early Riser
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 20) 382
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 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 24) 455
John Kennedy Animated Card Location three selections, one rises from pocket, second shoots from deck, last rises from deck and floats into hand
Lecture III 12
Martin Lewis The Impossible Miniature Card Rise Two cards rise, mini deck used, sealed by inverted glass on tray
Martin's Miracles 62
Steve Beam Electric Chair card rises from deck, in case held by spectator, electric chair presentation, two methods
Related to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 8) 134
Frederick Braue FB Adaptation Thayer Rising Cards with houlette and thread (1937)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 27
John Northern Hilliard Hilliard Rising Cards
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 28
Dai Vernon, Charlie Miller The Rising Cards three cards (1940)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 3
Frederick Braue Braue Impromptu Rising Cards selection peeked (1959)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 15
Frederick Braue Platform Rising Cards finger tip for end of thread (1959)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 17
Eugene Burger Sylvia's Cards a bizarre presentation for the rising cards
The Performance of Close-Up Magic 91
Karl Fulves Close Up Riser set-up with thread is done entirely on the table
Riffle Shuffle Methods 42
Jerry Mentzer Card Rise from Wallet Magical Lee card rises from wallet
Card to Wallet 153
Will Ayling The Rising Cards extract from Dean's "Hocus Pocus", version with a hair
Knowing The Rising Cards 6
Howard Thurston Howard Thurston Rising Cards cards in glass, selection jumps out, different versions
Related to Knowing The Rising Cards 6
Unknown The Duplicate Stack Method
Knowing The Rising Cards 9
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Rising Cards
Related to Knowing The Rising Cards 10
Walter Wandman Rising Cards from Opera Hat three selections rise from hat, gimmick
Knowing The Rising Cards 10
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Foutain of Cards three selections
Related to Knowing The Rising Cards 20
Unknown A Novel Presentation extract from Roterberg
Related to Knowing The Rising Cards 23
Will Ayling, Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Moving Pip Card moving pip in conjunction with rising cards, anecdote of De Kolta's daughter manufacturing multi pip cards
Knowing The Rising Cards 26
Karrell Fox Simply Thurston
Goodies 96
Scotty York The Rising Cards three cards rise, under glass dome
Variations For Your Eyes Only 65
Robert Parrish Do the Spirits Return? rapping hand answers questions, rising cards with the hand, card stands upright
Inspired byRelated to Great Tricks Revisited 25
John Riggs Rising Card Handling
The Magic of John Riggs 38
Michael Kaminskas Heli-Card card rises from deck then it is signed and is spinned in the air, Steve Fearson Hookup
Miracle Material 19
Unknown Easy Riser out-of-hands in glass
The Rising Card Book 25
Phil Kannen Free Float card rises out of cased deck held by spectator
The Rising Card Book 29
Ron Bauer, Edward Marlo The Mechanical Deck using Marlo's gimmick on thread, done as a kind of side-ways card rise
Mechanical Deck 2
Ellis Stanyon The Sticking Pack of Cards No. 47, deck thrown against wall to which it sticks, then cards rise out of deck
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 184
Ellis Stanyon The Animated Card No. 17, card rises out of tabled spread
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 211
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Three Powers three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle
Also published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 146
John Carney Ascension four selections, one rises underneath silk, one floats into hand, fountain for last card
The Book of Secrets 300
Al Baker Card-Rising Wand
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 617
Fred Robinson The Rising Cards à la Fred using wooden box and thread gimmick, described by Patrick Page
The Magic of Fred Robinson 172
Gene Anderson, Jim Hooper, Roy Johnson Nemo Jumbo Rising Card with houlette, card rises from envelope, two phases
A. Sneak preview
B. Background and credits
C. Introduction
D. Gene's Script
E. Rapid prototype
F. The props
G. Thread preparation
H. Thread management
I. Understanding thread
J. Initial set-up and first card rise
K. Second card rise
L. Striking and resetting
M. The quest for thread
Gene Anderson - The Book 41
Juha-Matti Ristiharju The Routine three cards rise from deck in a glass, last phase, glass on table is covered with glass dome
  • Setup
  • Performance
Inspired by In Search of the "perfect" Rise 12
Ignacio López Resonancia with second glass filled with water, sound made to apparently make card rise
Also published here Sobre Magia de Salón 51
Ignacio López Resonance with second glass filled with water, sound made to apparently make card rise
Also published here On Parlour Magic 26