26 entries in Cards / Principles / Placement Principles / Count and Drop
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David Neighbors Who's Lying? - Second Handling lie speller Simplicity at Your Fingertips 29
Ken Simmons Who's Lying? lie spellerInspired by
  • Automatic Speller Placement Principle (Jim Steinmeyer, The New Invocation #43)
Simplicity at Your Fingertips 28
Mel Stover A Casbah Cavort spelling location with small packet and story presentation Rigmarole (Issue 1) 3
Jon Racherbaumer Dunbury Lie Speller - Eighteen-Card Version Inspired by
  • "Remote Control" (Jim Steinmeyer, The New Invocation #43)
Simplicity at Your Fingertips 30
Roy Walton The Fixer eighteen-card packet mixed face-up/face-down, bottom card noted, spelling procedure, card foundInspired by
  • "Remote Control" (Jim Steinmeyer, The New Invocation)
Rigmarole (Issue 4) 39
Karl Fulves Night School court cards removed and some cased, one of the remaining ones signed, counting ritual according to number cards that are cut to, selection foundInspired by Verbatim (Issue 6) 52
Karl Fulves One Of Us Is Lying counting location Crooked Tales 6
Karl Fulves You, Babe after counting procedure with birthday a card with value Nine is selected, ninth item on a list matches spectator in humorous wayRelated to Crooked Tales 5
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 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 55
Bob King, Jim Steinmeyer, Jon Racherbaumer Tele-Mental Also published here Five-Star Magic 23
Harry Lorayne, Jim Steinmeyer Spel(l)egant small packetRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20, No. 4) 2773
Jerry K. Hartman Lied and True Steinmeyer Count Principle The Looking Glass (Issue 4) 159
Bob King, Jim Steinmeyer, Jon Racherbaumer Telemental Also published here Great Britain 2001 20
David Regal Compounding A Lie nine cards from deck
- Version One - Red-handed (odd-backed)
- Version Two - Nothing but the Truth (other cards blank)
Constant Fooling 2 12
Jim Steinmeyer The Nine Card Problem small packet spelling discovery, no-touch Impuzzibilities 5
Jim Steinmeyer The Full Deck Problem Nine Card Problem version with deck Impuzzibilities 8
John C. Wagner, Jim Steinmeyer Packet Lie Detector #2 Inspired by Full Metal Jacket 26
Karl Fulves The Ten-Hand Deal five piles, spectator assigns numbers from five to nine to them and deals that many cards to the bottom in each case, put together, ten-hand double duke Prolix (Issue 2) 91
Karl Fulves Casino Connection five piles, spectator assigns numbers from five to nine to them via a lucky straight from a casino deck and deals that many cards to the bottom in each case, put together, ten-hand double duke Prolix (Issue 2) 93
Mel Bennett Familiar Spirit deck cut into three piles by spectator, selection found with spelling some phrasesRelated to Prolix (Issue 4) 218
Mel Bennett Funny Valentine selection shuffled in deck, cut into three piles, performer indicates a pile and some phrases are spelled which lead to selectionInspired by
  • "Lowdown Triple Dealing" principle (Colm Mulcahy, Focus, Nov. 2004)
Related to
Prolix (Issue 6) 354
Tom Stone Calculated Aces four spectators with a fourth of the deck do some dealing procedure and end up with an ace on top, based on Jim Steinmeyer's "Nine Card Problem" Vortex 32
Harry Lorayne Nine To Twelve a few cards including selection taken and a series of tricks performed
- Reverse Faro Ending
- Spel(l)egant
- No-Force Lorayne Force
- Telekinesis
Related to Special Effects 98
Mel Bennett Taking The Fifth "Two by Mel Bennett"
two selections from nine-card packet, both selections found
Inspired by
  • "Heavyweight" (Peter Duffie, Dec. 1999)
Prolix (Issue 10) 645
Adrian Vega, Jim Steinmeyer Código Secreto lie detector with two sets of eight cards Area 52 55
John Hostler Tarot Trip spectator spells things in fourteen-card packet to find selection from tarot deckInspired by
  • "Dunbury Lie Speller" (Jon Racherbaumer, Inside Tracks, 1993)
Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 34