632 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Transposition / Two Cards / Two Card Transposition
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Faire changer un roi de coeur en as de pique, et un as de pique en roi de coeur two cards are transposed under two hats, two double facers
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 170
Unknown To make Two Cards, each firmly held by a different Person, change places duplicate
1876 Modern Magic 101
Unknown Two Card Transposition using two mechanical card boxes
1876 Modern Magic 136
Unknown Visible Transposition one-handed passes in both hands simultaneously, duplicates
1889 Tricks with Cards 10
Unknown Two Drawn Cards, placed in different Boxes, made to Change Places at Command
1889 Tricks with Cards 159
Professor Hoffmann A Drawn Card, placed in a Closed Box, made to Fly back to the Pack, while Another takes its Place in the Box including Another Method
1889 Tricks with Cards 160
Unknown To make a Card freely drawn, and replaced in the Pack, Change Places with another laid on the Table
1890 More Magic 49
Unknown Changing Card-box Routine card in box and card in deck transpose, interesting method with deck switch
1890 More Magic 122
Unknown Die ihr Plätze wechselnden Karten No. 45, two cards placed in two hats change places, two double facers
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 54
Unknown Die unsichtbare Reise Eine Kartensoirée No. 5
two cards placed underneath two plates transpose, duplicate and glide
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 39
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die unsichtbare Reise - Second Method without duplicate, Seven/Eight of Diamonds as pseudo duplicates
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 40
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Karten-Changements two cards underneath separate hats or plates transpose, three methods:
I. duplicate
II. pseudo duplicate by covering a pip (Conradi-Horster)
III. double facers
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 45
Unknown The Lightning Change double facer
1897 New Era Card Tricks 148
Unknown Vice Versa two card in two envelopes transpose, duplicate
1897 New Era Card Tricks 185
Unknown Das blitzschnelle Kartenchangement card under the hand of spectator transposes with card in hand which visibly changes
Apr. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 8) 117
Unknown Mundus vult decipi No. 18, card in hand transposes with card on table, one double facer
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 102
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Gefühl "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste VII."
shuffled deck pocketed, named card removed, deck removed and another card chosen, transposes with first card while one is in a silk, sixteen double facers
Also published here Sep. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 130
S. W. Erdnase The Invisible Flight
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 177
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Aus dem papierenen Königreich card is balanced on hat, deck is divided into two glasses and card floats from glas to glas, two cards are placed under two plates and the cards change places, selection is placed inside a book and performer shows envelope with miniature duplicate with correct page number and part of the text on that page written on it
1. Die Karten-Balance
2. Die Karte als Königin der Luft (with assistant)
3. Die Kartenwanderung
4. Eine magische Hypnose
1902 Moderne Magie 80
Unknown Spaziergang zweier Karten two cards, one under each arm, transpose, with or without two duplicates
Apr. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 4) 62
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Geheimnis des Lucifer two selections tabled, two Aces used to cover those cards, other two Aces under a plate, selections transpose, then the four cards on the table are the Aces and under the plate are the two selections
Feb. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 2) 19
H. D. Roberts Neue Kartenwanderung two marked cards put into envelopes transpose, translated by Paul von Kalnassy
Also published here
  • Magic
Nov. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 11) 177
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die im Fluge verwandelte Karte three spectators choose the same card, it transposes with another selection, duplicate
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 39
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Gefühl shuffled deck pocketed, named card removed, deck removed and another card chosen, transposes with first card while one is in a silk, sixteen double facers
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 43
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Coeur-Mariage, das liebende Paar (Zweite Ausführung) "The Married Hearts - The Loving Couple", shortened version
1910 Kartenkünste 134
Mr. Gilbert The Acrobatic Cards two card in easels transpose
Also published here 1911 Later Magic 583
Mr. Gilbert The Acrobatic Cards two card in easels transpose
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 32
Stanley Collins A Question of Memory spectator selects one of three cards and puts it in pocket, another cards is taken from the deck and put in performer's pocket, cards transpose, duplicate
Related to 1915 Original Magical Creations 52
Stanley Collins The Guessing Game spectator guesses correctly on of three cards he has in pocket, then it change places with one of the other two cards
Related to 1915 Original Magical Creations 63
Charles T. Jordan The Contrary Clock No. 9, chosen card from clock layout transposes with Joker in pocket, duplicates in pocket
Variations 1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 19
Charles T. Jordan The Unknown Leaper card at thought-of position transposes with unknown card or appears at same position in other packet
Variations 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 27
Eric F. Impey Synchrono - A Mechanical Pack stacked peek deck
  • To gain knowledge of any card freely selected
  • To name the cards one after the other
  • To reverse the positions of the two uppermost cards
  • A further effect (card to case)
1931 Try This One 4
Theodore Annemann, Jean Hugard Relativity and Cards signed, from performer's to spectator's pocket
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 7
Jean Hugard Invisible Transit
Variations 1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 25
Ralph W. Hull The Elusive Jack "A new impromptu 'Two Card Monte' with any cards"
miscalling
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 15
Ralph W. Hull Which Card Left? Two Card Monte with jumbo cards
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 21
Tom Sellers A Mysterious Card Change top and bottom cards transpose, duplicate
Inspired by
  • card change in Hatton & Plate
1933 More Secrets 8
Theodore Annemann The Red and Blue Back Color Change two odd-backed cards put face up on table, backs change place, transpo with 2 multiple lifts
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 18
E. Leslie May The "ELM" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deck
Also published here 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 7) 26
Charles T. Jordan The Unknown Leaper card at thought-of position transposes with unknown card
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 27
Theodore Annemann Insto-Transpo spectator's and performer's pocket, double backer
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 120
Dai Vernon Chameleon Backs two odd-backed cards, back color transposes, red-blue double backer
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 125
U. F. Grant A Transposition with sucker element
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
Unknown Transposition... Box to Envelope
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 345
Louis Lam Transpo duplicate
1937 Watch Me Closely 20
Edward Victor "Sign, Please!" signed sandwiched selection , transposes with card in performer's pocket, duplicate
1937 Magic of the Hands 27
Theodore Annemann, Jean Hugard Relativity and Cards signed, one in pocket of performer, one in pocket by spectator
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 265
U. F. Grant A Pocket Change card in performer's and spectator's pocket change place, double facer
1938 Greater Magic 444
Cardini A Bewildering Change card on table transposes with selection at known position from top, short card
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 468
John Scarne The Transposed Cards two cards in spectator's hands
1938 Greater Magic 575
Dr. H. Walter Grote Crime Club Selection card in envelope with card in deck, signed
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 13
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Two Card Trick
1938 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 16
Unknown a application for Curry Turn-Over Sleight
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 7
Dr. Jacob Daley Vice-Versa transposition isolated on table, double facer
Related to 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 406
Tom Sellers Change Over Cards two different colored cards in two envelopes change places
1939 Scots Magic 12
Theodore Annemann Insto-Transpo spectator's and performer's pocket, double backer
Related toVariations 1939 The Incorporated Strange Secrets 3
Unknown Red-Black Transmigration stranger card, nice presentation
1940 Expert Card Technique 373
Unknown The Invisible Transit
1940 Expert Card Technique 290
Unknown Transposition
1940 Expert Card Technique 296
Unknown Married Couples and Bachelors six pictures cards, two transpose under cover boards, two double facers, story presentation
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 22
Dr. Jacob Daley Reverse Transfer card in pocket with card reversed in deck
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 35
Dr. Jacob Daley Frontier Fantasy red and blue backed Four of Spades transpose, red-blue double backer
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 85) 542
Bob Hummer Two Card Transpo one marked card in performer's inner pocket, one in the deck
Also published here 1940 Half-A-Dozen Hummers 6
Edward Marlo Surprising Transposition card in pocket with card at chosen position
1941 Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 40
Edward Marlo Marlo - Vernon sandwiched card with card at chosen position
1941 Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 42
Bert Allerton Magnetic Thought
Related toAlso published here 1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 44
Cardini, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Bewildering Change card on table transposes with selection at known position from top, stripper deck
Related toAlso published here 1941 The Stripper Deck 20
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Under Foot one card under foot, sticky stranger card
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 14
R. S. Glover Crossed Colors two book-flap type gaffs
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 19
Bob Hanko Simplo-Transpo impromptu and ungaffed version
Inspired byVariations 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 16) 67
Eddie Joseph A Test of Sobriety half card double facer to affect a transposition with apparently only two cards used
1942 Greater Card Tricks 20
Tom Sellers The Change-Over Aces two cards, each sandwiched, they transpose, glide
Related toVariations 1943 Magical Mixture 18
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Quick Change miscalling one of the cards
1943 Tricks and Sleights 20
E. Leslie May The "ELM" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deck
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 20
Russell T. Wise The Card That Isn't wrong tabled card shows up again, see also Fechter's "I've Got A Surprise For You!"
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 50
Unknown Change-About Cards and Envelopes two cards in envelopes change places
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 219
Edward Marlo Quickie Transpo
1945 Off the Top 18
Dr. Raymond L. Beebe Insto-Transpo Perfected spectator and magician sign the cards
Inspired by 1945 My Best 35
Harlan Tarbell Saturn's Card Transposition Visible transposition, cards under rubber bands change
1945 My Best 39
William H. Wilson Guess It with folder
1945 My Best 41
Arthur H. Buckley Transposition Experiment No. 1 - double lift, mexican turnover
1946 Card Control 150
Arthur H. Buckley Confusion Experiment No. 2, a bit unclear indeed
1946 Card Control 151
Arthur H. Buckley Card and Pocket Mystery Experiment No. 33 - one in pocket, one under foot, duplicate
1946 Card Control 197
Clayton Rawson 4: The Absent-Minded Spectator one person "forgets" card (he was shown a blank card), other can not find it, duplicate and blank
Also published here 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 100) 406
Unknown Rapid Transit
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 145
"Chic" Schoke Hippity Hop Aces oldie where two doubles change place as they are held together
Variations 1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 131
Paul LePaul Mistaken Identity transposition with odd-backed card
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 140
Paul LePaul A Magical Transposition
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 149
Paul LePaul The One-Eyed Jacks
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 146
Paul LePaul The Substitution Envelope Mystery selection changes places with a card in an envelope
Variations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 143
Al Leech A Transposition card in pocket transposes with sandwiched card
Related to 1949 For Card Men Only 17
Al Leech Tabled Method variation of "A Transposition"
1949 For Card Men Only 20
Bill Simon Again! in spectator and performer's pocket, signed, duplicate
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 169) 676
Don Tanner A Lazy Man's Card Transposition two cards in envelopes transpose
Sep. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 9
Dr. Jacob Daley The Itinerant Pasteboards
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 2) 107
Nate Leipzig Acrobats using duplicate
1952 Stars of Magic (Vol. 10 No. 1) 144
Al Leech A Transposition
Related to 1952 Manipulating with Leech 21
Al Leech Another Method variation of "A Transposition", side steal method
1952 Manipulating with Leech 22
Al Baker, Dai Vernon Al 'n Dai Again stranger card, sandwiched, see p. 1061 for more details
Related to 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 263) 1050
Al Leech Ace Sandwich sandwiched card transposes with another card, happens in deck
Related toVariations 1953 Card Man Stuff 6
Jack Avis, Al Koran The Cards of Pegasus initialed Joker in sealed in envelope, five cards chosen and initialed, one card is chosen, transposes with the Joker, chosen card is now in envelope
Also published here 1953 "Come a little closer..." 33
Ronald B. Edwards Two Quickies
  • transposition of two cards
  • forcing a number with coins
Variations 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 277) 1109
Arthur M. Pope Cat and Canary - Quickie Version cat and canary card trick, with only two cards
1953 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 20
Edward Marlo An Astounding Transposition two duplicates
1954 Miracle Card Changes 24
Cy Endfield "Conjure Bones"
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part I 21
Don Alan "Wot Hoppened?"
1956 Pretty Sneaky 9
Bill Simon Again in spectator and performer's pocket, signed, duplicate
Inspired byAlso published here 1956 The Best in Magic 148
Clayton Rawson 4. The Absent-Minded Spectator one person "forgets" card (he is shown a blank card), other can not find it, duplicate and blank
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 157
Dai Vernon The Jumping Jack clean look, using Tenkai Palm
Variations 1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 78
Dai Vernon The Challenge mind-reading presentation for transposition plot
Related toVariations 1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 114
J. Stewart Smith The Queen was There four red cards and one black card
1957 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 347) 215
Brother John Hamman The Hand is Quicker than the Eye transposition as surprise
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 10
Brother John Hamman The Classical Transposition
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 15
Bert Allerton The Two Card Trick two phases, double facer
VariationsAlso published here 1958 The Close-Up Magician 22
Brother John Hamman Thoughts on the Transposition of Two Cards
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 10
Dr. H. Walter Grote Master Mental Divination spectator and performer think of a card, performer places both in a glass, he divines card of spectator, then cards change places, duplicate
1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 21
James Steranko Voodoo Card "An Experiment into the Unknown"
card named and removed and turned over, mate turns over in deck, they transpose, Triumph phase
Variations 1960 Steranko on Cards 58
U. F. Grant Little Miracles II. two cards transpose, one in spectator's and one in performer's pocket, no ESP relation
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 6
U. F. Grant Little Miracles III. two card transposition from glass to paper bag, sucker element, no ESP relation
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 7
Bert Allerton The Two Card Trick two phases, double facer, no ESP relation
Also published here 1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 7
Edward Marlo Double Switch two card transposition
1961 Card Switches 64
Cliff Green A Whiff of Confusion odd-backed card pushed in deck rises out of it, transposes with duplicate from deck
1961 Professional Card Magic 62
S. W. Erdnase Fifteen Card Trick Routine - 7
Inspired by 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 19
Max Malini Malini's Transposition
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 49
Charlie Miller Transposition card on table with card in deck
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 50
Charlie Miller Two Card Transposition duplicate & two double lifts
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 65
James G. Thompson Jr. Transposed selection is stabbed in the deck and transforms into second selection, selection is then found at stabbed position
1961 T-Formation 13
Harry Lorayne Chango-Cards turnover change
1962 Close-up Card Magic 228
Harry Lorayne On Spectator's Hand duplicate
1962 Close-up Card Magic 250
Harry Lorayne The Traveling Jewels
1962 Close-up Card Magic 265
Dai Vernon Puzzling Demonstration top two cards transpose, also as fake second deal
Related to 1962 Early Vernon 56
Edward Marlo The Transposition face up card in deck with tabled card
1962 The K. M. Move 9
Edward Marlo On the Presentation of Transpositions clarity
1962 Tilt! 21
William P. Miesel Phanto Cards three phases
1963 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 376) 333
Al Leech Speedy Transposition
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 5
Harry Lorayne Lorayne's Transposition Breakthrough #1 no duplicate
Related to 1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 45
Roy Walton Fellow Travellers with color change kicker
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 198
Francis Carlyle Card Transposition
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 233
Harry Lorayne The Magic Step a card changes repeatedly after a weird cutting procedure, at the end two cards change places
1967 Deck-Sterity 30
Jim Ryan Vice-Versa two spectators get the wrong card, then they transpose, duplicate
VariationsAlso published here 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 79
Edward Marlo Two Card Passe Passe
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 82
Karl Fulves Three Way Split transposition procedure posed as a problem, for solutions see references
Variations 1968 Epilogue (Issue 4) 32
Edward Marlo Effect 10 - A Transposition of Two Cards see also page 29
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 18
Edward Marlo, Dr. James Nuzzo The Queen's Escape or "The Tale of Two Kiddies", transpo with case and acrobatic card
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 65
Arthur Setterington Joe Smith - Magician seven cards, ace of spades comes several times to the top and then changes places with card in the pocket
1968 The Joe Smith Mysteries 3
Ken Krenzel Two-Part Invention see p. 236 for Marlo reference
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Non-Confusing Challenge" ("Marlo Writes Again", Ed Marlo, Ibidem #27)
Winter 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 220
Jerry K. Hartman (b) EnTransed one card in center of deck
1969 Epilogue (Issue 7) 50
Jerry K. Hartman (d) Change of Face solution
Inspired by 1969 Epilogue (Issue 7) 50
Jerry K. Hartman (e) Change of Place
1969 Epilogue (Issue 7) 51
Roy Walton Black Widow Notes transpo in sandwiches
Inspired byVariations 1969 Epilogue (Issue 7) 55
Ray Miller Black Widow Notes transpo in sandwiches
Inspired by 1969 Epilogue (Issue 7) 56
Edward Marlo Signed Card Transposition from tabled sandwich to sandwich in deck
Related to 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 52
Alan Brown Black Widow two initialed cards change place in sandwich cards, see also p. 270 and p. 276 for ideas by John Hudak, Bill Zavis and Fulves
Related toVariations May 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 7) 255
Dave Strong Evolution of a Sandwich
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 23
Roy Walton Jay Bee Transposition joker in pocket transposes with selection, with alternative method
1969 The Devil's Playthings 29
Mel Brown Jumping Jack three cards, one placed on table transposes with one in hand, based on rough-smooth effect by Bob Haskell
1970 Epilogue (Issue 8) 57
Bruce Cervon 3 Way Split divided double faced card, solution
Inspired by 1970 Epilogue (Issue 8) 60
Jerry K. Hartman Sandswitch transpo in sandwiches
Inspired by 1970 Epilogue (Issue 8) 62
William P. Miesel Simplex 3 Way simplified solution
Inspired by 1970 Epilogue (Issue 9) 65
Jerry K. Hartman Displaced card reversed in deck transposes with sandwiched card, see also p. 348
Related to
  • "Repeat Transposition", 4th method (Ed Marlo, Ibidem #8)
June 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 344
Roy Walton Back Into Time similar to "Time Machine", see also p. 388
Related toVariations Sep. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 363
Jack Avis 3-Way Split transposition of two card with a third card (joker) on the table
Oct. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 370
Francis Haxton 3-Way Split transposition of two card with a third card (joker) on the table, duplicate
Oct. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 370
Peter Warlock 3-Way Split transposition of two card with a third card (joker) on the table, fake index court card
Oct. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 370
William A. Morales, Harry Lorayne The Phantom Card card in deck with card sandwiched in four of a kind
1971 Reputation-Makers 81
Karl Fulves Double Express top and bottom card of deck transpose, for odd-backed handling see reference
Related toVariations 1971 The Book of Numbers 19
Karl Fulves Juxtasecond blank card transposes with signed card, double facer
1971 The Book of Numbers 37
Edward Marlo Have Another Sandwich card in hand transposes with sandwiched card
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 270
Jerry K. Hartman She Jumped transpo in sandwiches, see p. 424 for correction
Inspired by May 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 422
Robert (Bob) Hess L'Express top and bottom card of deck transpose, see correction on p. 460
Inspired by Sep. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 442
Dai Vernon Trick with a Borrowed Deck based on a trick shown to Vernon by Jimmy Grippo, see p. 190 for clarification of final phase
Variations 1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 36) 177
Roy Walton Going Bye Bye reversed card on top transposes with reversed card in center
Variations 1971 Cardboard Charades 15
Roger Smith Red-Blue Transpo backs transpose, odd-backed
1971 The K-S Control System 38
Theodore Annemann, John Scarne Switchcraft duplicate, glass
Related toVariations 1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 34
Francis Carlyle Million Dollar Transposition double facer, one card in borrowed wallet, one in envelope
Related to 1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 35
Tony Noice Card Transposition held card with reversed card in deck
Variations 1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 119
Charles Aste Jr. Transformation Transposition visual with Goldin Change
1972 Card Cavalcade 19
Dai Vernon The Loving Couple King and Queen transpose in the deck, see also p. 486
Related to Feb. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 484
Dr. Jacob Daley Quick Bet spectator initials back of high card, performer of low card, signatures transpose
May 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7) 520
William P. Miesel Card to Pocket solution to third Hofzinser Problem, transposition of card with pocketed card, three phases
Aug. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 10) 555
Gaylord E. Hill A 'Borrowed' Miracle! duplicate
Inspired by 1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 41) 203
Roy Johnson The Cookhill Transposition two cards in signed envelopes transpose
Related to 1972 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 60) 297
William Larsen, T. Page Wright The Card in Pocket Transposition card in pocket transposes with card at unknown position
1972 The Living End 72
Unknown Deluxe Transposition at certain position
1972 The Living End 73
E. Leslie May The "Elm" Card Change signed card in pocket transposes with card in deck
Also published here 1972 The Living End 74
Dai Vernon The Eight in the Side Pocket transpo in pocket
Also published here
  • "The Eight In The Side Pocket" (Dai Vernon, Genii, March 1941)
1972 The Living End 74
James G. Thompson Jr. Mistake? off-beat two cards transposition, apparently finding wrong cards
1972 The Living End 82
Karl Fulves Duplex Elevator plunger, with transposition
Variations 1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 78
Karl Fulves Margin For Error card from under mat to deck, prediction presentation, also as transposition (see Note 1)
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 72
Karl Fulves Two Jokers two cards in case, signed selection in deck, signed card transposes with any card in case
1973 Notes From Underground 41
Rick Johnsson Flight outjogged card and card in cigarette case transpose
1973 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 46
Roy Johnson Cookhill a la O.T.L.!!! card transposition in signed envelopes
Related to 1973 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 74) 367
Philip T. Goldstein, Ken Miller Alternate Route red-backed named card transposes with blue-backed duplicate, both sandwiched by jokers
Inspired by
  • "Queens in Flight" (Ken Miller, Abra #530, 1956)
1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 4
Stewart Judah Substitution Trunk card case prop with flap, card inside and outside transpose
Variations Autumn 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10th Folio (Part One)) 804
Larry West Ace in the Case cased ace of spades transposes with selection
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 27
William P. Miesel A Different Approach to Transpositions
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 87
Don Adams Double Exchange
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 125
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Transpo reversed card in middle changes place with face card, two phases
1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 2) 252
Larry Jennings Jennings Transpo
1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1)) 260
Larry Jennings Threesome: Curry Transposition one card sandwiched
1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1)) 267
Jack Avis The Wishing Envelope gimmick envelope, including three routines with it
  • The Wishing Envelope
  • The Jokers Wild
  • Transposed Marlo Reverse
Also published here 1975 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 2) 161
Karl Fulves Blank Intruder deck in new deck order, blank card between jokers cut into deck, face of chosen card transposes with blank face
Variations 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 88
Karl Fulves Split Level
Inspired by 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 107
Karl Fulves Swindle Trap two sandwiched cards transpose
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 3 201
Karl Fulves Kards - Slippery Sevens repeat transposition between Two and Five of Spades, then they chane into red Sevens
Related to Oct. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1062
Francis Carlyle Card to Borrowed Envelope & Wallet double facer, one card in borrowed wallet, one in envelope
Related to 1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 148
Francis Carlyle Top and bottom of the Glass Transposition duplicate
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 152
Francis Carlyle Transpo in the Hand signed on back
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 154
Unknown Push Down Transpo duplicate and Push Down Color Change
1975 New and Novel Knowledge 9
Russell T. Barnhart Transposition: Card to Envelope No. 3, card from deck transposes with card in envelope
1975 The Master Palm 51
Paul Harris, Patrick Snowden "Jigsaw" transpo with signed card, signed card is torn up, matrix with torn pieces, restoration
Variations 1976 Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 21
Roy Walton Greenhorn face down selection transpose with card on face of the deck
1976 Trigger 10
Roger Smith The Horn Toad Effect #2 transposition of sandwiched cards
1976 Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 2 1
Roger Smith Simple Transposition duplicate
1976 Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 2 2
J. W. Sarles, Karl Fulves Rapid Transit No. 10, cards handled below table for no-sleight transposition
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 17
Unknown Astro Twins No. 70, two selections face-down in front of spectators, when they change place, the cards do as well, selections made with "remember a number and card at that position" procedure, then counted to and removed
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 107
Edward Marlo Marlo's Choice Transposition chosen Ace transposes with selection
1976 Lecture Notes 1 27
Rick Johnsson Transportus Interruptus two card transpo, one in pocket and one in center of the deck, signed
1976 Practical Impossibilities 35
Karl Fulves Second Method
Inspired by 1977 Packet Switches (Part Five) 338
Gene Maze Twin Transpo two decks are shuffled by spectator, top cards match and transpose (backs)
Variations 1977 Packet Switches (Part Five) 337
Edward Marlo Clipped Transposition one card is paper clipped
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 287
Edward Marlo Tilt and K.M.Move Transpo
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 295
Gene Maze Bottom Deal Switch idea
1977 Packet Switches (Part Five) 299
Harvey Rosenthal Fast Track
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 194
Harvey Rosenthal New Theory Placement
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 172
Philip T. Goldstein Corrected Sandwich sandwich effect, then card transpose with another card
1977 Scattershot 13
Dai Vernon Japanese Transposition transpositions on top of the deck
Also published here 1977 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #7) 992
Dai Vernon Vernon's X-Press repeat transposition
Related toVariations 1977 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #8) 1009
Roger Smith The Ultimate Flight tabled card transposes with card in hand, duplicate
Related to 1977 The Ultimate Card Book No. 1 2
Roger Smith The Ultimate Flight Again duplicate
1977 The Ultimate Card Book No. 1 4
Roger Smith Another Ultimate Flight with deck out of play, duplicate
1977 The Ultimate Card Book No. 1 4
Karl Fulves Open Transpo deck in new deck order, reversed card after dealing changes place with joker in pocket
1978 51 Faces North 17
Philip T. Goldstein Negative Intruder blank card between jokers transposes with selected card, see also Howard Lyons "Negative Miracle" (Ibidem Nr. 5, 1956)
Inspired by 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 11) 597
Karl Fulves To The Limit two cards transpose
Related to 1978 Transpo Trix 18
Karl Fulves Light Heavy
1978 Transpo Trix 21
Karl Fulves Transeven two cards transform, designed as end of transposition sequence
1978 Transpo Trix 30
Karl Fulves Final Phase I at end of transposition sequence both cards change back color
1978 Transpo Trix 34
Karl Fulves Final Phase II at end of transposition sequence both cards change back color
1978 Transpo Trix 35
Karl Fulves Radio Cards at end of transposition sequence one card changes back color, then the backs transpose
1978 Transpo Trix 37
Karl Fulves Floored card on floor transposes with signed selection
Related to 1978 Transpo Trix 60
Karl Fulves Work Notes
  • Not considered here (mathematical transpositions)
  • Also Not Considered (topological transpositions)
  • Other Areas
Related to 1978 Transpo Trix 79
Karl Fulves Nimble signed card placed in wallet with joker changes place with another card
1978 Coe Norton's Omega Wallet 6
Karl Fulves Further Applications 1. tranposition of two cards inside wallet
2. ring and string routing in which stringed ring vanishes from wallet
1978 Coe Norton's Omega Wallet 8
Frederick Braue Rapid Transit
Inspired by 1978 Fred Braue on False Deals 31
Stephen Clark Advent sandwiched card transposes with tabled card, only four cards used
Variations 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1159
Stephen Clark Color Added odd-backed version of "Advent"
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1160
Karl Fulves Card Problems (C) cased signed card transposes with other card, no gaffs, posed as a problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Christian Scherer Die verrückten Vierer two cards on deck change places several times
1978 Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 14
Christian Scherer Zweikartenwanderung two card transposition, card on table and card in center of deck
1978 Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 28
Christian Scherer Impromptu Two Card Monte with two different colored decks
1978 Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 56
John F. Mendoza, Jim Ryan Vice-Versa two spectators get the wrong card, then they transpose, duplicate
Inspired by 1978 The Book of John 27
Jean Hugard Platzwechsel card on table transposes with selection at known position from top, stripper deck
Also published here 1978 Einfach Wunderbar — Wunderbar Einfach 100
Edward Marlo Direct Transposition cards on top of two halves transpose, Tenkai palm, simulated placement and tabled palm
Variations 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 347
Nick Pudar Ultimate Transposed Cards double facer, one card in deck
July 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 226
Jonathan Townsend, Ken Krenzel "Now!" duplicate, quite interesting
Variations Nov. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 274
Scott Hollingsworth Two Card Transpo one in pocket
1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 93
Harry Lorayne, Richard Kaufman Mass Transit card in pocket changes place with card in hand
1979 CardMagic 90
Larry Jennings Two Card Transpo
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 7) 701
Karl Fulves Fundamental Df switch choreography for sandwich with one double facer
1979 The Nyria Effect 61
Karl Fulves Ultrix one card in case
1979 Card Under Glass 92
Karl Fulves Card In The Case card changes placed with card in case, all signed, spectator signs duplicate on back without knowing, credit information
1979 Teleportation Notes 5
Karl Fulves Redexpress signed card changes back color, backs transpose
1979 Teleportation Notes 8
Father Cyprian Jumping Card Box card in box transposes with card on top of deck, box jumps off deck
1979 Teleportation Notes 15
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves Cyprian/Fulves Method card in box transposes with card on top of deck, box jumps off deck
1979 Teleportation Notes 18
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves For Every Action card in box transposes with card on top of deck, box jumps off deck, odd-backed and backs do not change places
Related to 1979 Teleportation Notes 20
Paul Harris The P.H. Switch two card transpo, in repeat one card vanishes and appears next to other
Variations 1979 Close-up Entertainer 37
Paul Harris The Castle Conspiracy four cards are put in card castle formation, one of them changes place with King, other three transform into Kings
VariationsAlso published here 1979 Close-up Entertainer 152
Karrell Fox Prose and Con two card transposition with rhyming patter
1979 Another Book 96
Ken Krenzel Transcendental Transpo using two divided cards along different axis, see page 372 for handling detail by Charles Hudson
Mar. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 313
Edward Marlo Selling a Sandwich from tabled sandwich to sandwich in deck, two methods
Inspired by 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 78
Rick Johnsson Yours, Mine & Ours with "My Card" & " Your Card" written on blank cards
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8) 887
Walt Lees, David Carré, Fred Robinson The Card That Isn't There card in deck with card sandwiched in four of a kind
Inspired by 1980 The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees 21
Philip T. Goldstein Masque joker transforms into three selection one by one, last phase is a transposition
Also published here 1980 Masque 1
Paul Harris The Jack Puzzle two jacks and 1 ace held by spectator, ace and jack transpose
1980 Close-up Fantasies — Book II 89
Edward Marlo Buffalo'ed bluff
1980 John: Verse Two 1
Bob Hummer Two Card Transpo one marked card in performer's inner pocket, one in the deck
Also published here 1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 10
Dai Vernon, Bob Hummer Escape of the Jack signed black jack in pocket changes places with sandwiched black jack on table
1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 13
Karl Fulves Acrobatic Cards No. 4, a red an a white card transpose
1980 The Children's Magic Kit 4
Arturo de Ascanio Barocke Transposition card from pocket transposes with reversed card in the middle of the deck
Also published here 1980 Das Ascanio Seminar — Graz 1980 3
Harry Lorayne Two Ambitious more a transposition theme
Also published here 1980 Lecture Notes 12
Steve Beam Mexican Transit System
Related to 1980 Card Tricks from Mount Olympus 12
Edward Marlo Complot Wallet Routine Bendix Wallet, transposition, then card to wallet
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 1
Jon Racherbaumer Trapped Transposition sandwiched card in center of deck transposes with card in hand, three methods
Inspired by 1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 66
Jim Ryan Vice-Versa two spectators get the wrong card, then they transpose, duplicate
Also published here 1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Entertaining Card Quickies 17
Ken Simmons Direct Transposition top cards of two packets
Inspired by 1981 Cards — With a Different Touch 28
Ken Simmons Visual Transposition card on face with card reversed in center, two methods
Inspired by 1981 Cards — With a Different Touch 29
Ken Simmons Impossible Transposition card reversed in deck with card held by spectator
1981 Cards — With a Different Touch 31
Paul Harris Hit Me Again three jacks dealt, one switched with Ace to make 21
1981 Close-up Fantasies Finalé 149
David Britland, Stuart R. Patterson The Great Box Mystery unclear if Patterson or Britland, card in case transposes with card in deck, case is sandwiched in the deck and flicked
1981 Babel (Issue 1) 26
Daryl Martinez Passing a Sandwich card in hand transposes with sandwiched card in the deck, visual
Related toVariations 1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 37
Bernard Bilis A Visible Transposition a card injogged and a card outjogged face up, visible transposition
1982 Best of Friends 448
Jeff Altman, Art Altman Cen-Transpo tabled card with card in center
1982 Best of Friends 459
Frank Garcia, Ken Krenzel Switchcraft Outdone! three methods (one with duplicate, one impromptu, one with stranger)
Inspired by 1982 The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part II 22
Steve Beam Drop Change Transposition visual
1982 The Changing of the Cards 13
Steve Beam Hole Card Change transposition presented as secret switch
1982 The Changing of the Cards 14
Andrew Pargeter Card-Trek two cards pushed through "tunnel" formed by 2 other cards transpose, slit
1982 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 6) 1050
Tony Econ Blazing Saddles king among aces transposes with selection, held by spectator
1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 11
Christian Scherer Mehr als eine verblüffende Wanderung two card transposition, one under jumbo card other in the deck, eventually one signed selection is found in wallet
1982 Card News '82 115
Stephen Tucker, David Britland American-Express two card transposition, coin under cards travels as well, duplicate
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 9) 165
Reinhard Müller Variants! card stolen out of spectator's hands apparently, also as transposition
  • Further Ideas
  • Or....Sandwich Variant
Inspired by 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 16) 303
Wayne Dobson Extravaganza aces transpose one by one with top card of the deck, sucker element as climax with message on card
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 40
Gene Maze Box Top selection transposes with random card in case, box and cards are riffle shuffled togehter
1982 Close-Up Hallucinations 35
Virgil McDonagh Harry and Bess transpo between sandwiched card and card in deck
Nov. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 843
Michael Farmer Substitution Solution transpo between boxed card and card outside box
Nov. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 844
Edward Marlo Rapid Transit card in wallet transposes with card in deck, signed, using David Bendix Bombshell wallet
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 50
Stephen Tucker Nil Seperatum Est... transpositions with two cards, one of them double-facer
1983 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 10) 1114
Ross Bertram An Imperceptible Color Change two cards held one in each hand, they change place
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 100
Ross Bertram And Vice-Versa no deck in use
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 175