142 entries in ESP Cards / Miscellaneous
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Theodore Annemann Yggdrasil two phase routine with ESP cards
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 41) 284
Theodore Annemann Was Prof. J.B. Rhine Hoodwinked?
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 329
Frank Kelly Magazine and Picture Test combination
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 159
Aage Darling Symbol Test spectator selects a ESP card and puts all five cards in envelopes, performer finds correct envelope and divines symbol
1953 I'll Read Your Mind 30
Tony Corinda (1) Psychical Research versus Mentalism esp cards, with assistant
1958 Blindfolds & X-Ray Eyes 146
Punx (16) Telekinecards ESP cards on a board move on their own, as the spectator wishes, third hand gimmick
1959 Mediumistic Stunts 288
J. G. Reed The Million Dollar Test esp, code with two watches
1959 Card Tricks 312
J. G. Reed E.S.P Test design cards, several spectator select one and put the cards in envelopes, performer locates the owners
1959 Card Tricks 313
Robert A. Nelson ESP Coincidence do as I do with ESP cards, two packets
1959 More Miracles in Mentalism 10
Arthur Hastings The Study of ESP general comments
  • Clairvoyance
  • Telepathy
  • Precognition
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 3
U. F. Grant Little Miracles I. do as I do with packet and double facer, no ESP relation
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 6
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 Edward Marlo and ESP Marlo on ESP effects, section intro
  • Foreword
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 15
Don Paul Order Mnemonic for ESP Cards one line, two lines, ...
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 15
Edward Marlo Mental Reselection spectator thinks of an ESP symbol, then he choses one and it matches
  • Method 1
  • Second Method
1960 ESP Handbook and Workshop Kit 21
Howard A. Adams Spirit Star selected ESP symbols appear on blank cards
Inspired by 1961 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 357) 257
Don Tanner Spirit Cut Ups paper placed in card box, cut out design appears of chosen ESP symbol
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 51
Karl Fulves Color Control - Mentalists Night Out after a riffle shuffle some pairs and features of the hands are foreseen, ESP deck
Related to 1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 2
Jochen Zmeck Symbol-Trix five ESP cards, one put aside, four spectators each look at a card, they all have the same, but this one is not there but the one on the table
1967 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil III 29
Aldini ESP-GONE Selected ESP card in packet of five ESP cards turns blank
1969 Roughingly Yours 20
Jim Brimble ESP - Stop! forcing an ESP card, rubber band around cards
1970 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 3) 12
Karl Fulves Remembrance Of Things Past ESP signs design duplication with gaffed peek slate and paramnesia presentation, see also p. 690 for comment
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 683
North Bigbee ESProjections inspired by a Kreskin performance, ESP sign is projected to audience, many receive it
1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 69) 342
Tieneblas Telekin-E-Meter stick with ESP symbols rises in hand and stops at chosen symbol
1973 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 88) 438
Alexander Past 1984 ... Beyond 2001 cards with ESP symbols are found, mathematical
1974 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 93) 461
North Bigbee Cast a Mis-Spell Jumbo ESP cards, all symbols spelled
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 110) 549
North Bigbee ESPell Mental using Jumbo ESP cards, in envelopes, spelling and down-under deal
Inspired by
  • Paul Siegel's "Colorspell" in "Mentalism a la Mode"
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 114) 569
Ronnie Gann Tele-kin-'easy' chosen ESP card falls over, selection with second set in envelopes
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 136) 677
Philip T. Goldstein Burnt Offerings assistant reads ashes of a burnt business card and reveals a chosen ESP symbol
1976 The Blue Book of Mentalism 7
Philip T. Goldstein Middle Telepathy ESP card, shape and name are divined
1976 The Blue Book of Mentalism 21
Olof Jonsson, Al Mann Spectator Becomes the Mindreader spectators name top cards from a shuffled ESP deck
1976 The Third Ecstasy 30
Olof Jonsson, Al Mann Developing ESP spectator learns to cut at the same ESP symbol every time, shuffled deck
1976 The Third Ecstasy 34
Al Mann The ESPrit Message chosen ESP sign appears on slate
1976 Master Slate Secrets — Part I 26
Philip T. Goldstein The Dowser matching ESP card is found with dowsing rod
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 146) 727
Stan Blumenthal 98-Cent Divination ESP symbol appears on business card, invisible ink
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 158) 788
Philip T. Goldstein In Case Of ESP chosen ESP card is revealed, gaffed case
1978 Notions 12
Philip T. Goldstein In Case of ESP chosen ESP card is revealed, gaffed case
1978 The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 6
Philip T. Goldstein In Case Of ESP chosen ESP card is revealed, gaffed case
1978 A Transatlantic Lecture 6
Larry Becker Perplexing ESP Plaques marking system for ESP cards, business cards etc., address
1978 World of Super Mentalism 33
Philip T. Goldstein Pentaforce forcing a card from five, named number
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 218) 1088
Philip T. Goldstein Day for Night Daley's Rouge et Noir with ESP cards
Inspired by 1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 236) 1179
Jules Lenier Dark Touch ESP-deck, three cards in different pockets, performer finds duplicates of unseen selections
1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 247) 1231
Howard A. Adams Triplersons three cards are selected from an ESP deck, rest is divided in half and two cards turned over only one pair matches, which is first chosen card, repeated with other selections
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 1 - ten brand new esp card miracles) 1
Howard A. Adams Strangers three spectators find duplicates of their selected ESP card by naming a number
Variations 1979 OICUFESP (Issue 1 - ten brand new esp card miracles) 2
Howard A. Adams Trick Trock ESP cards placed on the table in shape of a clock, three spectators, cards are located
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 1 - ten brand new esp card miracles) 9
Howard A. Adams Symbolicloth performer finds mates of selected ESP cards, using a cloth with ESP symbols on it, see vol. 3 p. 18 for corrections
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 1 - ten brand new esp card miracles) 19
Howard A. Adams Symbolike two sets of ESP cards are placed face-up and face down into a pile and are further mixed, when divided into two piles both have same amount of face up cards, when assembled again five ESP cards are face-up and five face-down
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 3
Howard A. Adams ESP Oil Water with cards face up and face down
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 6
Howard A. Adams Crystal Balls three phase routine with circle ESP cards, Thinkard, finding mates by placing two circle cards face up anywhere in the pile and by placing them on cards
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 8
Howard A. Adams ESP 21 spectator locates his chosen ESP card
Related to 1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 12
Howard A. Adams Card to Believe performer finds chosen ESP cards behind back and places it reversed between to mates
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 13
Howard A. Adams Better Believe chosen ESP card is found sandwiched between two ESP cards with symbol chosen by performer, variation of Card to Believe
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 15
Howard A. Adams Multi ESP 21 ESP 21 with multiple cards
Related to 1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 18
Stephen Minch Contact performer finds selected ESP card, one way key card
1980 Mind Novas 31
Stephen Minch Retro-Cognizance spectator thinks of an ESP symbol and goes through deck deck, performer stops him five times at the thought of symbol
1980 Mind Novas 34
Stephen Minch Random Retro-Cognizance spectator selects four ESP cards and order is noted, performer stops spectator while dealing the cards one by one four times, same cards in same order
1980 Mind Novas 37
Stephen Minch Megaphysics performer finds matching ESP card of two spectators, by stopping spectator deal cards, impromptu Mene-Tekel
Inspired by
  • Nick Trost's "Metaphysics" in "ESP Card Session", 1965.
1980 Mind Novas 50
Howard A. Adams Two Two Two based on Pairsee, medium in other room gets rest of ESP cards and finds two selections
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 5
Howard A. Adams Symba Wonda five spectators select five ESP cards, each hand ends up having one of every symbol, first published in 1970
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 16
Howard A. Adams Quincidenta three ESP cards are selected and they all match, prediction is revealed which leads to two more matching cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 17
Howard A. Adams bRAINBOW names of colors are written on cards, with the aid of face up and face down ESP cards chosen colors are divined
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 4 - esp card & mental miracles RETURN) 15
Howard A. Adams Fail Your signed ESP card if located using ESP three letter cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 7
Howard A. Adams COUrTdown EsP COUrTdown with a deck of ESP cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 10
Howard A. Adams Recorded four ESP symbol cards are located with the aid of two signed business cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 6 - the GHOST of esp card & mental miracles) 11
Howard A. Adams Dealflipdropcut small packet tricks, featuring a false mixing process
  • The Principle
  • Spellflipdropcut
  • ESP Test
  • The Others Principle
  • Sequence
VariationsAlso published here 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 6 - the GHOST of esp card & mental miracles) 15
Gene "Phantini" Grant Wish Upon a Star six ESP cards, spectator finds the odd one twice
1981 Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 28
Gene "Phantini" Grant The Impossible Thrown-Out Deck tossed out deck gag
1981 Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 104
Bob Ostin 'Is There Anyone There?' ink forms into chosen ESP sign, signed card, uses Velleda pens
1981 Babel (Issue 1) 14
Leo Kostka Psychic Stigmata ESP sign appears on hand of performer and on various spectator, sugar cube as stamp
Inspired by 1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 285) 1421
Stephen Tucker Star of Wonder match puzzle as revelation of star sign with ESP symbols
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 20) 390
Howard A. Adams Quintsetes five people select five ESP cards, each hand contains one of each symbol
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 17
Alessandro de Luca, Theophil "Philius" Weidmann Das ESP-Spiel basics on the ESP deck
1983 Ueber das Wesen der Mentalmagie 18
Nick Trost Symbolique princess card trick with ESP card, repetition and then performer finds all cards with same symbol as selection
  • ESP-Princess
  • Princess Repeat
  • Seeing Stars
Also published here
  • Nick Trost's "Symbolique" in Mickey Hades "ESP-Session with Nick Trost" 1971
1983 Ueber das Wesen der Mentalmagie 20
Basil Horwitz ESP Mindreading Plus Mindcontrol spectator divines ESP card of other spectator
1984 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 2 20
Roy Johnson Zodiaclock Bonus spectator's birth sign is determined with clock principle and zodiac cards
1987 Epoptica (Issue 10) 516
Ricardo Baccarini Materialization Mental card appears under paper
1989 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 12) 2005
Philip T. Goldstein ESPresso removed ESP card divined with other cards, binary sorting
1989 Fifth 1
Philip T. Goldstein Mocha removed ESP card divined with other cards
1989 Fifth 1
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
VariationsAlso published here 1991 Thavant 41
Diabelli ESP Spectator selects ESP card, second spectator marks same ESP symbol on a chart
1991 Allerlei Experi-Mentales 31
Aldo Colombini ESP Coins coins assume shapes of symbols
Nov. 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 11) 2429
Alex Elmsley Divina-Sign packet of eight cards with designs, three chosen by dealing procedure, divined
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 83
Bob Gill The Haines Phenomenon on the one-way principle involved in the Haines ESP cards
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz — Volume 3 9
Basil Horwitz ESP Card Mnemonic System classic, line counting
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 13
Basil Horwitz Special ESP Test performer is blindfolded, spectator selects one ESP card and signs it, those are shuffled and put in performer's pocket, he removes four, then he names the ESP symbol in the pocket and shows the signature on it
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 15
Martin Gardner Chromo-Clairvoyance five envelopes, five color cards, spectator puts them in, performer guesses all correctly, three methods
1995 Arcane (Issue 14) 205
Bob Driebeek Hinter Ihrem Rücken spectator and performer draw an ESP symbol on piece of paper, symbols change places
1996 Aenigmas Rätsel 33
Peter Duffie Succubi one card reversed in twenty-five cards ESP deck, word spelled, then cards dealt into five hands, hand with reversed card is all the same symbol and others mixed
Inspired byRelated to 1996 Method in Effect 13
Peter Duffie Chambre Ardente spectator finds five cards with same symbol
1996 Method in Effect 14
Nick Trost, Stewart Judah The Odd Set Performer mentally influences spectator to select "odd" pile of ESP cards
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 278
Nick Trost Million to One ESP Five ESP cards freely selected, found to consist of unique symbols (no repeat)
Related to 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 286
Karl Fulves Psy-Key advantage for an ESP guessing game, memory
1998 Combo 31
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle", in english and french
Also published here 1998 Montreal Lecture Notes — Notes de Conférence 6
Lee Earle ESP Stack
1998 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 10) 2
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 1999 Baltimore Notes 7
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy The Royal Magic ESP Deck sky back, star marking
1999 Entertaining ESP 1
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Psychic Feedback five spectator select an ESP card and seal them in an envelope, after the envelopes are shuffled the envelopes are returned to the correct owner
1999 Entertaining ESP 5
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Casting a Spell spelling to an ESP card
1999 Entertaining ESP 6
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Square Speller spelling to an ESP card
1999 Entertaining ESP 7
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Noughts and Crosses five cross and circle cards, behind back performer builds pairs
1999 Entertaining ESP 10
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Australian Spell
1999 Entertaining ESP 13
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Psychic Sign card is found by spelling "Psychic Sign"
1999 Entertaining ESP 15
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy The Force forcing ESP card with 10-20 force
1999 Entertaining ESP 16
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Tricks with a Stacked ESP Deck on the stack and handling it
1999 Entertaining ESP 17
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy A Cute Intro spelling all ESP cards and turning them over
1999 Entertaining ESP 22
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2000 Northeast 6
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2000 Missouri Notes 5
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2000 OCMC Notes 5
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
2000 Texas Notes 6
Philip T. Goldstein Test Set card removed from ten-card-ESP-packet divined by spelling, outgrowth of "Symbulation" (Linking Ring, April 1996)
2002 Redivider 32
Philip T. Goldstein Wondered? No, Psi is Pondered Now. two sets of ESP cards mixed by spectator who then choses (via procedure) five cards, exactly one of each
2002 Redivider 48
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2002 Mawny Notes 6
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2003 Singapore Notes 7
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2003 ... Land Notes 7
Philip T. Goldstein A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
2004 MINDvention Notes 7
Basil Horwitz ESP Incredible Memory Test five ESP cards are signed and put back in deck, performer reverses the cards behind back
2004 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 5 36
Karl Fulves Pictorials clocking other things than the values
  • Mid Count
  • Corner & Curves
  • Line Count (ESP)
  • Lines And Curves
2005 Clockwork 69
Woody Aragón In-ESP-Licable using ESP cards, all ESP cards with same symbols come together and deck is sorted as climax
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 202
Karl Fulves The Automatic Mind on memory systems, also for ESP cards
2007 Word Play 65
Nick Trost, Ned Rutledge ESP Card Version of Ned Rutledge's "Cards Concordant"
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 41
Nick Trost, Jerry K. Hartman ESP Card Version of Paradoxical Pairs
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 49
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Una-Minds locating chosen symbols in spread of cards
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 222
Nick Trost Design by Accident coincidence
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 225
Nick Trost, Patrick Page ESP Do As I Do one deck, based on Patrick Page's "Continuous Do As I Do"
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 226
Nick Trost, Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jak's Symbol Mystery Do As I Do
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 227
Nick Trost Extrasensory Deception
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 228
Nick Trost, Peter Duffie Dual ESP Test Location naming two selections, cyclic stack
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 231
Nick Trost, Roy Walton The Symbol Separation Test coincidences occur with fifty-cards-ESP-deck
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 242
Howard A. Adams Dealflipdropcut small packet tricks, featuring a false mixing process
  • The Principle
  • Spellflipdropcut
  • ESP Test
  • The Others Principle
  • Sequence
Related toAlso published here 2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 319
Max Maven A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2009 Las Vegas Lecture 7
Aldo Colombini Wild ESP-Ressions two ESP sets, one card chosen, other cards change into blank cards, letters on backs spell selection
2010 Prolix (Issue 8) 520
Tom Stone, Stewart James, Max Maven Synonymax cards with pictures and words, selections are divined, inspired by Stewart James' "Book of the Dead" & Max Maven's "Soloflex"
Inspired by 2011 Maelstrom 229
Woody Aragón ESP Memorized Deck an ESP stack that retains order after Faro shuffles
2011 A Book in English 273
Max Maven A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2011 Hollywood Hyperbole 7
Steve Beam A Star is Born Random cards from a spectator-shuffled ESP deck distributed to four participants. With free choices of which cards to eliminate, they all end up with a star.
Inspired by
  • "ESP-Bingo" (Mat Roelof, New Pentagram, Dec. 1985)
  • "ESP-Bingo" (Mat Roelof, New Pentagram, Dec. 1985)
Related to
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 49
Max Maven A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"
Also published here 2016 Session Notes 9
Roberto Giobbi On ESP Cards
2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue Nov 20) 333
Joaquín Navajas, Miguel Gómez, Camilo Vázquez Forzaje ESP three methods to force an ESP card
2019 Monedas Personales Y Más 96
Joaquín Navajas Trans ESP spectator selects an ESP card and draws symbol on the back of performer's hand, symbol appears inside the hand
2019 Monedas Personales Y Más 98
Joaquín Navajas Telequinesp chalk on hand starts to move and draws chosen symbol
2019 Monedas Personales Y Más 100