62 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks / Deck / Rising Cards
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Die springenden Karten cards jump or rise out of (gaffed) deck
1896 173
The Cards that Cannot be Replaced cards that are replaced slide out again by themselves
1896 207
Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork rising card deck
Related to 1896 216
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis descensus Averno reads impractical
Also published here 1896 217
Der Kartensteiger in der Hand back card pushed up with two fingers, also with deck in which a hole is in the top half of the deck so the card rises from the center
Variations Nov. 1896
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11)
Der pneumatische Kartensteiger rubber ball at end of houlette, when pressed the air pressure shoots out the selections
Oct. 1896
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2)
Second Method hole in half the pack
Related to 1897 204
Die Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler No. 1, deck in glass held by spectator, three selected cards rise one by one, clockwork in fake deck
1900 60
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger in der Hand gaffed block with knob on back that can be pulled down with a finger so a card is pushed out
May 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5)
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
July 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7)
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork in deck for rising card
Related toVariations Aug. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8)
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk part two
Related to Sep. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 9)
Emil Clauß Zum Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk routine for mechanical clockwork rising cards
Inspired by Sep. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9)
Joseph Michael Hartz The Automatic Rising Cards mechanical deck with wheels
Also published here 1911 703
Carl Willmann Rising Cards mechanical deck
Related to 1911 709
Joseph Michael Hartz The Automatic Rising Cards mechanical deck with wheels
Also published here 1911 163
Carl Willmann Rising Cards mechanical deck
1911 168
Method No. 6. The Window Pack slit in whole deck
1938 396
Joseph Michael Hartz The Mechanical Pack brief description of solid deck with rubber wheels
1938 403
The Rising Cards and Card Case half the pack and case have holes
1942/27 237
Verne Chesbro Mechanico Rising Cards
1945 60
Milbourne Christopher Devano Rising Cards three cards, last in card case held by spectator
July 1949 560
Alan Brown Curses! card rises from deck in tumbler, covered with sand, Devano
Sep. 1968 205
Lewis Ganson My Routine With the 'Devano' Pack three cards
Variations 1969 237
James Porter Case Rise & Card Through Table inverted case over deck rises with card underneath, second selection penetrates table, Devano Deck
Feb. 1969 240
Billy McComb Necessity is the Mother rising cards with deck switch
1972 153
Karl Fulves Short Rise comedy routine with card frame and miniature card rising, devano deck
1973 32
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
1978/76 3
Albert Goshman Devano Rising Cards entire Goshman routine explained
Also published here 1978/76 5
Swinging Houlette two methods, houlette hanging on ribbont / string
1978/76 25
Any Card Called for Rising Card with houlette and special apparatus, brief explanation
1978/76 29
Davenport Card Rise produced by Davenport, stand with houlette, electronics
1978/76 30
The Jumbo Rising Card Houlette three cards
1978/76 32
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The Multiple Card Rise stand with five houlettes, wind-up spring mechanism
1978/76 32
Karl Fulves Divino devano deck to switch cards
1982 19
Albert Goshman, Robert Albo Rising Cards three selected cards rise from the deck, Devano
Also published here 1985 97
David Britland Daedalus animation of perpendicular card, sympathy presentation, devano
1986 20
David Britland Poor Man's Aga card perpendicular in deck rises, devano
1986 23
David Britland Techno-Rise paper pulled in deck via devano, selections rise
1986 24
Terri Rogers The Computer Deck multiple cards rise under silk with humorous messages, Devano
Also published here 1986 33
Imre Serdult Der Kartensteiger explanation of rising card gaff, based on Devano method
Magische Blätter (Vol. 2 No. 10)
Terri Rogers Das Computer-Kartenspiel multiple cards rise under silk with humorous messages, Devano
Also published here Apr. 1989
Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 3)
Ken Simmons Two Tips For The Rising Cards for marketed "A.M.Y./Arne Rising Card Deck"
1990 13
Ken Simmons Rising Double wrong card rises and changes into selection
1990 14
Ted Lesley A Brief History credit information on the Harry Devano Rising Card gaff
1992 1
Ted Lesley The Devano Rising Cards
  • Handling Technique
  • Card and Maintenance
  • Routines (also with Zodiac, ESP)
  • Tips and Suggestions (doing only one rise as opposed to multiple cards)
1992 1
John Northern Hilliard Rising Card by Motor only fragments of notes
1994 1168
Robert Parrish Do the Spirits Return? rapping hand answers questions, rising cards with the hand, card stands upright
Inspired byRelated to 1995 25
Robert Parrish The Rising Cards using a Martin clockwork deck, featuring deck switch in a case when glass is removed from it
1995 41
Decked-Up card rises from middle, cut-out cards
1998 19
Company on the Rise business card rises out of deck, then selection(s), weight type deck required
1998 41
Don Alan Devano Card Rise
Also published here 1999 2
Don Alan Devilish Devano Rise
Also published here 2000 15
Don Alan Devilish Devano Rise
Also published here May/June 2000
The Magic Menu (Vol. 10 No. 59)
Karl Fulves Negative Thrust two selections in deck, deck in glass, joker inserted halfway, covered with handkerchief, then one selection is outjogged and joker in deck next to other selection, metamorphosis presentation
2001 22
Karl Fulves Note 2 any four-of-a-kind rises out of deck one by one, previous handling necessary and Devano gimmick in deck
Off The Books (Issue 10)
L. Vosburgh Lyons Lyons Card Rise Devano deck credit information
Related to 2010
Prolix (Issue 7)
Vanni Bossi The Secluded Card Rise deck in clear plastic bag, selection rises, optional use of metal crank attached to suction cup
2016 97
John Gaughan The Neyhart Houlette
  • The Chamber of Secrets
Oct. 2016
Genii (Vol. 79 No. 10)
Bill Cheung, Áriston Any Card Rising Rising Card, any card can be named
2018 10
Ben Hart Cards Rising Through the Airwaves script for performing rising card on the radio
2020 142
John Gaughan The Martin Rising Card Machine
  • Chamber of Secrets
jumbo deck
Oct. 2021
Genii (Vol. 84 No. 10)