55 entries in Dice (small) / Tricked Dice Rolls
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Paul Rosini, Unknown The Devil's Die Secret top number of die under cup correctly announced, two methods (one with simple cut-out in paper cup)
1940 The Jinx (Issue 105) 632
Edward Marlo Four of a Kind - The Farmer Shake rolling wanted values
1943 Shoot the Works 18
Edward Marlo Hold Out Methods
1943 Shoot the Works 21
Tony Platt Tony Platt Hold Out
1943 Shoot the Works 22
Edward Marlo They're Loaded rolling five aces
1943 Shoot the Works 24
Edward Marlo Chinese Dice Box
1943 Shoot the Works 26
Unknown Dice Control on a Hard Surface
1943 Shoot the Works 31
Edward Marlo Dice Control section intro
1943 Shoot the Works 31
Edward Marlo Marlo's Control
Related to 1943 Shoot the Works 33
Edward Marlo Dice Control on a Soft Surface
1943 Shoot the Works 33
Unknown Soup! liquid to make dice temporarily sticky
1943 Shoot the Works 34
Jack Avis Demented Dice
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Walter Essman Switch-Back one of two dice is controlled
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 295) 1179
Karl Fulves Holdover with cup, on outside of cup
Related to 1990 Swindle Sheet (Issue 1) 10
Unknown The Money Slide two dice thrown, one die only slides
Related to 1990 Swindle Sheet (Issue 2) 20
Karl Fulves Controlled Roll with Tricked Dice Cup
1990 Cheat Sheet (Issue 4) 41
Karl Fulves Shake Out using partition cup
Inspired by
  • Doctor Dice Cup in "The Fashionable Science of Parlour Magic" (Anderson, 1840)
1991 Swindle Sheet (Issue 4) 47
Karl Fulves Sevens Up two dice taped together
1991 Swindle Sheet (Issue 4) 47
Unknown Drop Shot two dice dropped simultaneously, one on top of the other
1991 Swindle Sheet (Issue 8) 89
Karl Fulves Lucky Buck openly putting a folded bill in a cup to make it gaffed
1992 Additives 6
Karl Fulves Dice story about John Scarne doing controlled dice shots
1993 Rigmarole (Issue 1) 2
Martin Gardner Classifying Controls on controlled dice tosses
1995 A Die Of Another Color 4
Martin Gardner Control 1 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 8
Martin Gardner Rolling Any Number with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 10
Martin Gardner Controlling Two Dice
1995 A Die Of Another Color 11
Martin Gardner Control 2 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 12
Martin Gardner Control 3 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 13
Martin Gardner Control 4 - Little Finger Palm with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 14
Martin Gardner, Eddie Fechter, Audley Walsh Control 5 with cup
Related to
  • "Eddie Fechter's Dice Holdout Methods for Magicians" (Jerry Mentzer, 1974)
  • "Dice Dexterity" (Audley Walsh, Ed Mishell, 1953)
1995 A Die Of Another Color 15
Martin Gardner Control 6 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 17
Martin Gardner Control 7 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 17
Unknown Control 8 with cup
Also published here
  • "Scarne on Dice" (John Scarne, 1974)
1995 A Die Of Another Color 18
Martin Gardner Control 9 with cup, kick-off shot
1995 A Die Of Another Color 19
Steve Forte Addendum with cup, variation of Control 7
Related to
  • Gambling Protection Series Vol. 4
1995 A Die Of Another Color 20
Martin Gardner The Pick Up getting into palm position
1995 A Die Of Another Color 22
Martin Gardner Control 10 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 23
Martin Gardner Control 11 with cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 24
Eddie Fechter Control 12 with cup
Also published here
  • "Eddie Fechter's Dice Holdout Methods for Magicians" (Jerry Mentzer, 1974)
1995 A Die Of Another Color 25
Audley Walsh Control 13 with cup
Related to
  • "Scarne on Dice" (John Scarne, 1974)
  • "Dice Dexterity" (Audley Walsh, Ed Mishell, 1953)
1995 A Die Of Another Color 25
Martin Gardner Without The Cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 27
Martin Gardner Control 1 without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 27
Unknown Control 2 without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 28
Martin Gardner Control 3 without cup
Also published here
  • "Dice: Squares, Tops, and Shapes" (Burton Williams, 1982)
1995 A Die Of Another Color 29
Unknown Control 4 whip shot, without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 29
Martin Gardner Control 5 inverted whip shot, without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 31
Unknown Control 6 without cup
Also published here
  • "Scarne on Dice" (John Scarne, 1974)
1995 A Die Of Another Color 32
Edward Marlo Control 7 without cup
Related to 1995 A Die Of Another Color 32
Martin Gardner Control 8 without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 33
Martin Gardner Control 9 without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 34
Unknown Control 10 without cup, blanket roll
1995 A Die Of Another Color 35
Martin Gardner Control 11 without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 36
Martin Gardner Control 12 without cup
1995 A Die Of Another Color 37
Martin Gardner Addendum about Steve Forte's demonstration on Gambling Protection Series Vol. 4
1995 A Die Of Another Color 38
Martin Gardner Bibliography on controlled dice throws
1995 A Die Of Another Color 40
Karl Fulves The Whip Cup controlled shots with cup, ungaffed
2004 Charlatan (Issue 8) 105