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Unknown Fourth Method equivoque procedure Modern Magic 45
Unknown Several Cards having been freely chosen by the Company, Returned and Shuffled, and the Pack placed in a Person's Pocket, to make such Person draw out one by one the chosen Cards spectator extracts (top) card from his pocket, favorite of Herrmann Modern Magic 106
Unknown A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to divide the Pack into several Heaps on the Table, and to cause the Drawn Card to appear in such heap as the Company may choose Modern Magic 114
Unknown A Card having been drawn and returned, and the Pack shuffled, to place on the Table six Rows of six Cards each, and to discover the chosen Card by a throw of the Dice Modern Magic 116
Unknown To discover a Chosen Card by the Throw of a Pair of Dice forcing pack Tricks with Cards 92
Unknown Clairvoyance by Touch chosen card is extracted from deck in spectator's pocket, the repeat in which spectator extracts right card Tricks with Cards 113
Unknown A Card having been Thought of by one Spectator, to offer the Pack to another, and cause him to draw the same Card psychological force & out Tricks with Cards 132
Unknown A Card being freely Chosen from the Pack, replaced, and the Pack shuffled, to make any Given Card Change to the one Chosen control, palm & top change More Magic 40
Unknown Die Anziehungskraft des Goldes No. 9, spectator places object on a card, it is the selection Der Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Der wahrsagende Würfel No. 15, deck cut into six piles by spectator, number chosen with die, selection is in designated pile, card palmed out and added onto correct pile Der Kartenkünstler 106
Unknown Der Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler spectator touches card named by performer in face-down fan, under-the-fan force with bottom card dragged to other side Der moderne Kartenkünstler 38
Unknown Das Wiederfinden zweier Karten matrix-layout, magician's choice of two cardsRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 50
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Prof. Hofzinser's Geheimnis "Die isolierte Karte", spectator locates card via matrix-layout of deck on table and magician's choiceRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 51
Unknown Die Macht des Goldes spectator places coin on card, it's the selection, two methods Der moderne Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Der allwissende Künstler four selections shuffled into deck, piles made and selection choses pile with selections Der moderne Kartenkünstler 79
Unknown Die rätselhafte Harmonie spectator choses same card as other spectator, key card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 102
Unknown The Spectator as Conjurer spectator shoots chosen number of pins on shower of cards with pistol, they're found in selection New Era Card Tricks 95
Arthur Toskana My Darling card named by spectator, three cards chosen and tabled, then one of those chosen, it is the named selection, trying for verbal King of Hearts force Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 2) 19
Charles Arbre Denken und Vergessen two cards chosen by a spectator and replaced, one named and one "forgotten", named appears at named number, other one chosen by another spectatorVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6) 86
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Könige "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste V."
card thought of, three cards chosen from a chosen packet, another card quickly taken out of pocketed deck by spectator, assembly, three double facers
Related toAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 84
Carl Willmann Das Kartenrätsel four selections shuffled back, deck delt into piles of four cards each, all selections are in chosen pile Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 36
A. J. Die Anziehungskraft gezogener Karten spectator finds his own card, using an unexplained switch of a card for a palmed card Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 165
Unknown Third Method four cards laid out on table, spectator throws die and counts to card which is selection The Art of Magic 44
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Vier Könige card thought of, then a spectator extracts it from pocket, three matching cards found, then assembly, four double facersRelated toAlso published here Kartenkünste 69
Oswald Rae A Remarkable Coincidence spectator cuts deck in three piles, remembers a card and cuts it back, second spectator locates card, two key cards Sub Rosa 14
Laurie Ireland They Do It Themselves Card Trick dubious method Ireland Writes a Book 8
Laurie Ireland The Two Card Trick spectator picks any named card, brief, memorized deck Ireland Writes a Book 18
Laurie Ireland A Card is Called For spectator cuts at any named card, brief, memorized deck Ireland Writes a Book 18
Unknown Simple Effects 3. svengali deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 247
Unknown Any Heap svengali deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 249
J. F. Orrin One in Four Menetekel Deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 259
Unknown, Alexander Herrmann Stage Location three selections found in spectator's pockets, one by spectator himself, variation of Alexander Herrmann's "The Egyptian Pocket" Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 97
Frank Lane A Slick Card Routine combo in which spectator finds selection, card is predicted, poker game is dealt, slick card and set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 100
Orville Wayne Meyer Remote Control Improved odd-backed unknown card signed on back is chosen from faceInspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 112
Theodore Annemann Remote Control odd-backed unknown card signed on back is chosen from face, red-blue sticky double backerRelated toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Remote Control" (The Sphinx, July 1929, Max Holden's column, description without method)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 121
Unknown A "Stop" Discovery dribble force with end stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 281
Unknown A Reversed Card Discovery spectator pushes reversed card next to selection Greater Magic 40
Unknown The Magic Thrust. I spectator pushes card reversed next to selection behind back Greater Magic 261
Al Baker The Magic Thrust. II spectator pushes card reversed next to selection behind back Greater Magic 262
Theodore Annemann The Magic Thrust. III spectator pushes card reversed between two selections behind back Greater Magic 264
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin a. Effect thought-of card by one spectator is chosen by second spectator Greater Magic 330
Unknown With a Svengali Deck spectator pushed toothpick in side of deck and thus pushes out selection Greater Magic 403
Unknown A Subtle Detection svengali deck, spectator finds his own card, ending clean Greater Magic 431
Unknown The Lady's Ring svengali deck, spectator finds his own card Greater Magic 432
H. Adrian Smith It's in the Bag - Effect No. 2 really blindfolded, short card Greater Magic 465
Unknown The Knowing Dart several cards on huge stand, spectator throws dart and thus finds selection Greater Magic 503
Martin Gardner Card Minded spectator divines card from other spectator The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 274
Dr. William Bates Subconscious Mystery one of four cards marked, shuffled in four piles, spectator choses pile with marked cards, dressing for Ace Assembly The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1938) 321
Unknown Simultaneous Magic four decks, four people think of a card and later spell it (progressive spelling set-up) More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 41
James G. Thompson Jr. Utility Routine Svengali deck with the different cards stacked, ends clean, bridge deal finale The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 443
Theodore Annemann, Orville Wayne Meyer Remote Control Improved odd-backed unknown card signed on back is chosen from faceRelated to The Incorporated Strange Secrets 7
Unknown Cagliostro Cuts the Cards spectator cuts to his face up card Expert Card Technique 341
Unknown The Impromptu Magician using one hand only, two methods Expert Card Technique 277
Theodore Annemann Business Card Selection spectator choses card with business card details The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 116) 687
Joseph Ovette Think And Take spectator finds other spectator's card, reversed Fast Ones 7
Theodore Annemann Volition four selections in envelopes, spectators choose their own card, equivoque The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 589
Jim Wheeler Lost and Found deck in glass, spectator removes deck but selection remains inside, narrow card The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 107) 640
Al Baker One Deck Do as I Do The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 151
Joseph Cottone Auto-Location More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 40
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Pickpocket three selections, deck put in spectator's pocket, deck removed but selection remains, repeat, then performer quickly takes out one card which is third selectionAlso published here The Stripper Deck 28
Jack Vosburgh Once in a Life Time odd-backed unknown card is chosen from faceRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 125) 727
Herb Runge He Fools You! spectator cuts deck to match prediction in suit and value The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 138) 784
Unknown Selected Cards from Spectator's Pocket spectator has deck in pocket and pulls out selected cards Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 227
Joe Berg Joe Berg's "Count Down" Card Mystery spectator does some dealing and remembering, then finds his own card via fan forceRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 213
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Dial Divination knife spun on table points to selection, nine duplicates Prepared Cards and Accessories 20
Martin Gardner Card Minded spectator divines card from other spectator Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 69
Shaman Cagliostro's Spectacles spectator puts on special glasses when the cards are spread in front of him, he names all of the selectionsInspired by
  • an idea of DeLands, credit reference on page 191
Related toVariations
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 45) 185
Dr. William Bates Subconscious Mystery one of four cards marked, shuffled in four piles, spectator choses pile with marked cards, dressing for Ace Assembly Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 32
Warren Wiersbe What a Coincidence! selection vanishes, another card is selected which happens to be first card Action with Cards 3
John Booth Cards of Cairo My Best 10
Edward Marlo The Force tell-free force, re-selection, key card in case of missed force Tricks with Daub 10
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Heaps as Rusduck, spectator finds his own card, a lot of dealing, TantalizerVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 397
Edward Marlo 1 Out Of 52 Marlo In Spades 30
Bob Miller Bob Miller's Tricks spectator stabs card next to selection Marlo In Spades 40
J. B. Bobo "Out of this World" Followup - Effect Number 1 spectator finds card that was selected at other end of room Watch This One! 52
John Hamilton Heaps again spectator finds his own card, with just eight cards, sort of TantalizerInspired byVariations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 562
Unknown Deal Away The Royal Road to Card Magic 231
Unknown The Educated Cards The Royal Road to Card Magic 232
Unknown Egyptian Pocket combo The Royal Road to Card Magic 263
Unknown Ewephindit The Royal Road to Card Magic 200
Unknown Round and Round down-under-deal The Royal Road to Card Magic 66
George G. Kaplan The "Stop!" Fan Discovery fan forceRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Fine Art of Magic 69
Paul LePaul A Quadruplicate Mystery four spectators each find their selectionRelated toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 165
Nat Bernstein, Morty Zuckert The Obedient Cards No. 73, Use two named numbers to locate card Scarne on Card Tricks 134
John Scarne Spectator's Magic Count No. 25, Performer thinks and writes down name of card, spectator deals down to any number and finds thought of card (after one failure) Scarne on Card Tricks 47
Cliff Green Magic in Your Own Hands No. 29, Spectator names a number between five and ten, card found at that number Scarne on Card Tricks 53
John Scarne Mathematical Finder No. 30, Mathematical, piles of cards formed by counting to ten Scarne on Card Tricks 55
John Scarne Hit the Deck No. 41, Performer holds deck, spectator hits deck away, selection is left in performer's hand Scarne on Card Tricks 73
A. Deleport Pocket It reprint from Grant's "The Trixter" from 1933, spectator puts deck in his pocket and picks out his selection The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 207) 826
Al Baker The Spectator Does The Trick spectator finds four cards, gaffed The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 400
Bill Simon Half and Half (Elimination) deck is always split in half and spectator decides which one is eliminated, last card is selection Effective Card Magic 124
Bill Simon The Locator Three of Clubs spectator thrusts a known card into a card spread of 28 cards and his selection is found Effective Card Magic 152
Aage Darling Thought Echo spectator finds thought of card of another spectator I'll Read Your Mind 47
Gene "Phantini" Grant Next Card is It spectator finds selection in face down fan The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 278) 1113
Aage Darling The Marked Card spectator makes a cross on a card behind his back, other spectator finds the card by selecting it from a fan I'll Read Your Mind 49
Unknown Spectator's Choice spectator finds three selections, impromptu stooging with blank faced deck Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 245
Roy Benson Tape Recording spectator locates card The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 327) 117
Edward Marlo Matcho - Method VIII two cards cut to predicted/matched by performer with other deck Marlo Meets His Match 20
Tony Corinda, Maurice Fogel A Card and Billet Routine cards are noted on billets, cards on board, spectator selects a billet and throws a dart into the noted card Billets 195
Charlie Miller Static Electricity tip for "spectator grabs card out of his own pocket" The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 57
Charlie Miller, Cardini Miracle Location "Cardini Cut" (spectator cuts at break) The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 52
Edward Marlo Sudden Stop Effect cards riffled, spectator stops, there is selection, four methods Estimation 54
Edward Marlo The Dribble Stop spectator stops dribbling next to selection, crimp Estimation 78
Harry Lorayne The Moving Pencil card signed on back, psychological face up spread forceRelated toVariations Close-up Card Magic 158
Harry Lorayne Reverse Location spectator finds two selections via stabbing in fan Close-up Card Magic 179
Leo Behnke My Card - Your Card selection is found by spectator, business card stabbed into deck Entertaining Close Up 1
Unknown Spectator Locates Card Related to
  • "Routined Manipulation 1" (Lewis Ganson)
Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 12
Walter Wenger Die Drei Wünsche spectator finds his card after making several choices, mirage type deck, ends cleanAlso published here
  • Magie, Vol. 36 No. 4, April 1956
Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 13
Edward Marlo The Prediction (Open or Closed) "Tenth Effect", card touched face down, it is pushed in center of face-up deck which is then spread Tilt! 17
Edward Marlo, Theodore Annemann Impromptu Remote Control unknown odd-backed card is marked on back, a card selected via stop procedure with deck in glass is marked on face, turns out to be the sameInspired by Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 95
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Discovery two locator cards discover two chosen cards, faro Faro Controlled Miracles 16
Edward Marlo Marlo's Four Card Miracle four selections, faro control, cut to the aces with selections Faro Controlled Miracles 47
Edward Marlo Uses for Half Forcing Deck see at bottom Faro Controlled Miracles 68
Harry Blackstone, Harry Louine Blackstone's 10-Card Trick spectator finds his own card in ten-card packetAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 11
Gerald Kosky "You Get It" Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 235
Wizard Beal A Telling Beat method to make a visual and tactile heart beat, spectator feels heart beat of performer and gets card The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 170
Edward Marlo Another Dribble force card starts on top Expert Card Conjuring 119
Jules Lenier Decision randomly selected card helps finding second selection, sixteenth card principleInspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 4) 239
Arthur Hill Tri-Find three cards chosen and initialed, they are found via a procedure and with a display stand, see also p. 270 for reference The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 9) 271
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Intuition spectator locates another spectator's card from 6-card packet on table, first wrong but then transforms The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3rd Folio) 297
Francis J. Baker Logic two cards chosen, one found by performer and one by spectator, red-black alternatingRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3) 311
Dai Vernon Color Cut shuffled deck cut into five packets, spectator removes bottom card of any packet and places it on top of any packet behind performer's back, card found, repeat, then a spectator finds card, one color crimped The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 7) 335
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) The Australian Sixes two spectators find their cardsRelated to Reputation-Makers 164
Alan Keith Clean-Up card on table is any named cardRelated to Expert Card Chicanery 47
Unknown Uncanny Revelation unknown card is signed on back and forced from face Million Dollar Card Secrets 69
Dr. Stanley Jaks A Spectator Reads A Mind secretly showing index to spectator Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 55
Nick Conticello The Non-Telephone Telephone Trick small packet, spectator selects a card, does some rearranging and is left with cardVariations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 137
Edward Marlo X Marks the Spot unknown card is marked with X on back, spectator selects it from face, correction for "X Deck" (see Phoenix reference)Related toVariations Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 55
U. F. Grant Mindreading with Any Assistant spectator finds chosen card, two methods The Living End 40
Unknown Selected Card from Spectator's Pocket spectator removes selection from deck in his pocket The Living End 41
Edward Marlo Important Additions & Changes to Marlo's "X Marks the Spot" Related to Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 48
Edward Marlo Stranger in a Harem spectator finds selection among five cards, queens turn over at once, selection vanishes from top and reappears between reversed queens in center The Unexpected Card Book 194
Jerry K. Hartman Bi-Psychle spectator B finds spectator A's card from small packet, impromptu stooge Card Cavalcade II 138
Roy Walton The Magic Lesson "Two Down-Under Routines"
four selections from fifteen-card packet made and found with down-under deal
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 699
Dr. John Nichols Smashing! spectator selects one out of three cards, it's the previously selected card The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 108) 539
Russell T. Barnhart Cut Force No. 1, spectator cuts at his selection, palmed card added The Master Palm 50
Russell T. Barnhart Schulien's Pile No. 6, spectator selects card from mess on table, it's his earlier selection (Matt Schulien used a psychological force) The Master Palm 57
Russell T. Barnhart The Divining Rod No. 12, spectator choses card from tabled spread, it is selection, two handlings The Master Palm 66
Russell T. Barnhart Cut Force with Red Back Card No. 2, spectator cuts at his selection, palmed card added, color-changing back kicker The Master Palm 50
B.C. Milnov Ouija Principle selection signed on the back is located by perfomerRelated to The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 140) 699
Dai Vernon Another Variation four cards selected and shuffled back, spectator takes any four cards which turn out to be selections The First California Lecture 3
Nick Trost Kings and Blanks Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 34
Jon Racherbaumer Blankwave blank deck shown, spectator stabs blank card next to a card which changes into named card, then they all are printedVariations Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 115
Edward Marlo Inconclusive Climax Inspired by Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 139
Eddie Fields Dropsy Diddle Spectator locates selection by dropping coin on card in a spread, involves a gag with the card printed on the coin and a final card transformationRelated to The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 65
Nick Trost The Lone Stranger Spectator locates own card by unknowingly placing it with a group of cards of a different colorAlso published here Subtle Card Magic: Part One 5
Nick Trost U-Find-It Spectator locates card by stabbing face up card into the deck Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 24
Unknown The Lazy Magician No. 4, favorite of Blackstone, card and its position thought-of in ten-card packet, down-under-deal after some procedure Self-Working Card Tricks 8
Philip T. Goldstein Ranch Dowser with a pendulum, duplicatesInspired by
  • Ranch Bird (Don Alan)
The Green Book of Mentalism 21
Ken Krenzel Get the Message spectator stabs ace next to selection before (!) it is selected The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 57
Looy Simonoff Mental Symmetry people read each other's mind, impromptu stooge Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 123
Looy Simonoff Kenomental fair selection is marked on face. two possible effects: card is found by spectator from back or vanishes from deck Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 41
Jean Hugard Der Taschendieb three selections, deck put in spectator's pocket, deck removed but selection remains, repeat, then performer quickly takes out one card which is third selectionAlso published here Einfach Wunderbar — Wunderbar Einfach 101
Tony Binarelli Galaxy Telepathy a spectator finds another spectator's card Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 11) 759
Terry LaGerould Streaker tabled spread of ten cards, when spectator runs finger along, force card is dragged with finger
- The Streaker Principle
- Performance
Close-up Entertainer 69
Francis Haxton Open Selection five cards removed from deck, of those the spectator choses two, they're the selections, two methodsRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 23) 1294
Gary Ouellet Finger on the Card selection replaced, performer removes card for value and suit, second card is selection, spectator then finds selection in deck, suckerVariations Finger on the Card 4
Edward Marlo, Jon Racherbaumer You Did It Again! six cards, spectator thinks one, is turned over by spectator himself, repeat Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 11
Unknown Impossible Two Ace Location gemini twins with overhand shuffle instead of dealing to find two cards Exclusive Card Miracles 31
Edward Marlo You Did It Again and Again! six cards, spectator thinks one, is turned over by spectator himself, repeats Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 13
John F. Mendoza The Last Card wheel with four sections, cards distributed onto the sections and eliminated in stages, last card is selectionInspired by
  • "The Last Card" (Jack Hughes)
John: Verse Two 84
Karl Fulves Double Thrusts behind the back stab of two cards Side Steal 59
Ken Simmons This is Your Card! freely chosen card is earlier selection, four methods Cards — With a Different Touch 39
Max Williams Max Switch behind fan The Chronicles (Issue 29) 1354
Jim Ryan, Paul LePaul Le Paul's Multiple Discovery five spectators each find their selectionInspired by Jim Ryan Close-Up: Classic Card Routines 1
Gene "Phantini" Grant Witch Switch performer writes card on a piece of paper and selects a card, on the second try he eventually finds it, billet switch with a playing card Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 38
Terry LaGerould "Cigarette Cards" down under deal with packets Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 669
Dennis Marks That's Incredible spectator cuts to his own selection Best of Friends 399
Bobby Bernard The "Opportunist" Card in Pocket Deck placed in pocket, spectator able to pull selection out The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 106
Stephen Tucker Foolproof gag force with a pen, revelation with spectator Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer)) 44
Stephen Minch The Robin Hood Caper three cards are selected and spectator throw Aces in the deck, first spectator is close to his selection, second throws card next to his selection and third pierces his selectionRelated to The Robin Hood Caper 2
Ross Bertram As A Free Force spectator touches his own card in spread, switch Bertram on Sleight of Hand 164
Ross Bertram A suggested application spectator cuts to his selection Bertram on Sleight of Hand 167
Stephen Tucker Quad-Spell four cards, each spectator mentally spells his card and finds one of the other cards Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 27) 523
Edward Marlo This is Thumb Effect spectator chooses correct card, one out of five Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 309
Unknown Ritual of the Kings No. 83, named card produced after layout ritual More Self-Working Card Tricks 124
Stephen Tucker The Incomplete Deck behind his back, aspectator puts a card reversed in the middle of the deck, this card is spelled and the selection is found Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 5) 1221
Joey Gallo Red Herring Location reversed card ends up next to selection Best of Friends - Volume II 91
Bob King Mental Poker Best of Friends — Volume II 146
Randy Wakeman R.W. Four Card Stunner four selections are found by spectators themselvesInspired byAlso published here Formula One Close-Up 1
Martin Lewis For Faster Service, Please Take a Number Multiple selection routine with four cards - spectators insert number tags into deck to find their selectionsInspired by Martin's Miracles 20
Frederick Braue Baker's Impossible Discovery - FB Improvement spectator locates other spectator's card in pocket under fair conditions (1936)Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 13
Unknown Instant Stooge Force card reversed The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 1
Frederick Braue Cardetection sixteen cards, some face-up some face-down, performer and spectator think of one, both found, eight double facers and eight double backers (1944) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 4
Frederick Braue Telemagic spectator finds another spectator's card in a corner of the room
(a.) card reversed
(b.) reverse fan
- Braue's new method with double facer
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 13
Oscar Weigle Joy Buzzer Card Trick spectator finds card, with joy buzzerAlso published here
  • in "Dragon", 1939
Tricks of Conjuring 7
Larry Jennings Spectator's Choice three spectators each find their selection The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 119
Karrell Fox "Mind-Dropper" six jumbo cards, one selected, another spectator drops all cards one by one except selection For My Next Trick... 38
Terry Seabrooke Give Me A Card spectator holds some cards behind back and shuffles them, he removes named card Seabrooke's Book 89
Dai Vernon Aces by Proxy spectator shuffles and takes out any four cards, also with previous selections The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 173
Bruce Cervon Quite a Coincidence Spectator reverses Selection behind back The Cervon File 160
Edward Marlo The Spectator's Card any card named, process of elimination, named card remains Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 147
Edward Marlo Spectator Cuts to a Thought spectator cuts at thought of card, one out of fourRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 173
Edward Marlo Turning the Tables meeting "find my card"-challenge, spectator leaves selection by elimination process, three methods Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 297
Karrell Fox "Elimacard" deck cut in two piles, one half eliminated, rest again cut in two piles, repeated until one card remains, selectionRelated to My Latest Book 100
Edward Marlo Spectators Cuts Location spectator cuts to his card (crimp), faro placement M.I.N.T. — Volume I 120
Eugene Burger A Card Stab Routine the second time the spectator stabs The Experience of Magic 60
Brother John Hamman Peek Look Think three cards chosen by different means, spectators each find each others cardsVariations The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 66
Simon Lovell Stopcut spectator says "stop" at his own card as magician cuts small packets off the deck Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 45
Randy Wakeman R.W. Four-Card Stunner four selections are found by spectators themselvesInspired byAlso published here Randy Wakeman Presents 31
Harry Lorayne Near Perfect spectator sandwiches a card, turns out to be his selection Trend Setters 271
Ken Krenzel Double S'Entendre two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of handsVariations Close-up Impact! 12
Gary Ouellet The Equivoque four card stars are formed Close Up Illusions 164
Edward Marlo Unstacked Peek-Look-Think three cards chosen by different means, spectators each find each others cards, without set-upInspired by Cardfixes 119
Ron Bauer If you are going to Peek, Look, and Think, at least Pique, Hook, and Link three cards chosen by different means, spectators each find each others cardsInspired by Cardfixes 142
Jon Racherbaumer Two-Card Force-Field Ceremony spectator finds his selection, then transposition Cardfixes 161
Edward Marlo, Walter B. Gibson You Found It! spectator turns card face-up, it is previous selection, alternatively next to selection, mathematical, inspired by Walter Gibson's "The Popular Card Tricks", three methods The Olram File (Issue 5) 14
Edward Marlo Think Theory spectator cuts at thought-of card, one out of two or fourRelated to The Olram File (Issue 9) 11
Ken Krenzel, Alexander de Cova Synchronus two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of handsInspired byAlso published here Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 17
Alexander de Cova, Ken Krenzel Synchronus two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of hands, without creditsInspired by Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 27
Gary Kurtz Two Heads Are Better Than One a friend locates a card, stooged with some simple instructions Prinzipien in der Praxis 21
Jim Molinari In-Cert(ainly) places card next to selection Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 8) 2254
Unknown あなたの後で (Behind your back) Larry Jennings's Card Technique 99
Alexander de Cova Synchronus brief, two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of handsInspired byAlso published here Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 5
Karl Fulves Cult Poker two poker hands, one card moved to spectator's hand, spectator choses a hole card, it is the same card, posed as problemRelated to Verbatim (Issue 2) 15
Roger Crosthwaite Mental Topper spectator shuffles deck and cuts it into four piles, top card of chosen pile is selection, LTP palm-out and replacement Roger's Thesaurus 63
Karl Fulves, John Scarne He Finds It card selected by cutting and turning top half over behind back, it is a previously named AceInspired by Rigmarole (Issue 10) 114
Karl Norman Follow-Up Routine Spectator selects a card, shuffles it back into the deck, selection ends up on top 40 Years at the Forks 29
Unknown The Lucky Card Spectator locates his card with his Lucky Card Card College - Volume 1 164
Roberto Giobbi The Lucky Coin spectator locates a chosen card with a coinRelated toVariations Card College — Volume 1 241
Karrell Fox Here's Looking At You deck dropped in paper bag and shaken, spectator is told to take out any card he sees, it's the selection Much Ado About Something 38
Simon Aronson Everybody's Lazy two spectators and performer remember cards, performer names position of spectator's cards, spectator names number and there is performer's card, no-touchVariations Simply Simon 167
Simon Aronson The S. A. Combination "Self Adjusting", spectator touches force in spread, it apparently does not leave sight, under-the-spread force
A. The Force Procedure
B. Application to the Open Index (spectator touches named card)
Related to Simply Simon 232
Steve Beam The Three Stooges two spectators find selection of the other Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 25
Steve Beam The Terminator spectator finds own card by dealing through and stops at only odd-backed card, two versionsInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 63
Edward Marlo Mental and Physical Choice sandwiched card by spectator in deck turns out to be previously thought-of card M.I.N.T. — Volume II 136
Edward Marlo Without the Deuces spectator finds his selection in in-the-hands spreadInspired by M.I.N.T. — Volume II 141
Edward Marlo Prisoner of Love card sandwiched turns out to be previously selected card, using bottom deal exchange as sandwich is tabled M.I.N.T. — Volume II 197
Edward Marlo Mental Reselection spectator thinks of one of five cards, then choses one of them face-down, it's his mental selection, four methods (marked or stacked)Also published here
  • The New Tops, May 1979
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 402
Paul Cummins Flasher from a shuffled deck in use... Part One 28
Karl Fulves Block Cut tabled transfer cut, spectator finds other spectator's selection in five-card poker hand because other four cards are the aces Blocking Off 154
Simon Lovell Vernonesque Three Way packet stop force with outs Simon Says! 41
Simon Lovell Simon Takes On Le Paul Inspired by Simon Says! 162
Nick Trost Double Shock! Two spectators find each other's cardInspired by The Card Magic of Nick Trost 141
Unknown The Will Power Trick spectator stops at the right card when moving his finger along a fan, pulse and muscle reading The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 2
Unknown Reversed Card spectator finds another spectator's card in a corner of the roomRelated toAlso published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 3
Unknown Out of the Room spectator finds another spectator's card in a corner of the room, reversedAlso published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 9
Simon Lovell Bonus Fold Effect spectator cuts and folded selection happens to be where he cuts Simon Says! 78
Bruce Cervon Do You Believe in Intuition! Hard-Boiled Mysteries 95
Jack Birnman My Spectator, The Clairvoyant fair selection (automatic placement), added value of three selections determines position of first selectionRelated to The Looking Glass (Issue 4) 133
Jimmy Favorite Little Egypt pyramid build with three cards, coin appears, then spectator finds his signed card by placing the coin on top, coin vanishes again in pyramidInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 68) 1401
Jack Birnman, Eddie Joseph, Roy Walton My Spectator, The Clairvoyant card fount at total of four stopped at cardsRelated to The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1468
Joshua Jay A Utility Discovery Utility sequence - spectator deals and stops on their own selection, and second selection is then found reversed in the deckAlso published here A Teen's Routines 55
Karl Fulves Would I Lie To You? three piles, performer selects card from center pile and makes statements, spectator take cards from lie or truth pile, values added, selection arrived atRelated to Underworld (Issue 9) 126
Peter Duffie The Chosen Few a card created with a cut off pile by chosen a card for suit and counting for value, another spectator cuts to it Deck Direct 3
Richard Osterlind Tribute to Tarbell Inspired by Dynamic Mysteries 30
Joshua Jay Utility Discovery Utility sequence - spectator deals and stops on their own selection, and second selection is then found reversed in the deckAlso published here Magic Atlas 43
Karl Fulves Repeat Cheat fourteen-card packet, three cards selected in spectators's own hands by dealing two poker hand and remembering top card, another spectator finds all, all three are the same unknowinglyVariations Latter Day Secrets (Issue 1) 4
Ellis Stanyon The Pack "Cut" into Four Heaps No. 16, spectator eliminates piles and cards until selection remains Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 26
Ellis Stanyon (e) Spectator Produces the Right Cards from a Pocket cards "as quickly as possible" take from pocketed deck by spectator Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 107
Ellis Stanyon Discovering the Chosen Card by a Throw of the Dice No. 5, card layout on table and cards eliminated via through of die, partial forcing deck
- Variation
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 193
Ellis Stanyon The "Anstro" Forcing Deck No. 23, long-short deck with both cards forcing cards
- Suggested Effect (two cards selected and then spectators find each other's cards)
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 205
Ellis Stanyon The Chosen Card, Shuffled into the Pack, Discovered by Anyone No. 19, equivoque Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 212
Eugene Burger Easy Spelling Mastering the Art of Magic 183
Alex Berecz Top Change theatrical dressing around a top change Mastering the Art of Magic 69
Unknown Spelling Stunner spectator cuts and spells his first name to selected card Mastering the Art of Magic 146
Roberto Giobbi A Question of Sex unknown card marked on back is found by spectatorInspired by Card College — Volume 4 805
Wolff von Keyserlingk Clever Is as Foolish Does spectator finds selection three times with the aid of the joker Concertos for Pasteboard 89
Jörg Alexander Weber Feminine Intuition first 1992Inspired by Concertos for Pasteboard 201
Christoph Borer Mery spectator finds selection of other spectator with a pendulumAlso published here Anam Cara 25
Marty Kane The Hallmark multiple spectators locate their own card in a packet, spelling to determine amount of cards for each spectatorInspired byRelated toVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 183
Simon Lovell Blind Man's Bluff spectator finds cards in deck, rest is secretly blank, cards are predictedInspired by Son of Simon Says! 85
Unknown Underground Poker No. 74, Joker placed in poker hand, spectator locates it under table New Self-Working Card Tricks 113
Harry Lorayne To An Extreme magician's choice for one out of ten Personal Collection 345
Karl Fulves Card Recalled unknown card signed on back found with Hex Squared instructions Hex Squared 8
Karl Fulves Restoration four red-backed and 4 blue-backed cards torn in half, one card signed on face and a half kept, card chosen from 3x5 square made from rest, matching half found Hex Squared 40
Unknown Thoughts in Color No. 19, spectator choses card from packet, another spectator finds it, only odd-colored New Self-Working Card Tricks 31
Unknown Blackstone's Card No. 48, spectator finds his own card in ten-card packetAlso published here New Self-Working Card Tricks 70
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta She Read Your Mind No. 68, spectator finds card which is divined by performer New Self-Working Card Tricks 103
Harry Lorayne The Real Work two-card location, do as I do styleInspired by Personal Collection 403
Mark Lewis Pile Trick piles made on table, spectator choses one, selection is on top The Long and the Short of it 33
Paul Cummins Choice elimination process, thought-of touch FASDIU II 97
Theodore DeLand Educated Die / Spotter Die Ace through Six of Clubs in row, spectator finds the Six Hofzinser's Card Tricks 24
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Four Kings card thought of, then a spectator extracts it from pocket, three matching cards found, then assembly, four double facersAlso published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 68
Lewis Jones 4 - 6 - 11 three cards selected from twelve-card packet via dealing, a spectator finds all threeInspired by Ahead of the Pack 47
Euan Bingham Intuition by placing card next to aces Free From Filler 10
Al Baker Spectator produces Card from Inside Pocket spectator finds two cards but not third, performer does and shows that the deck consists of duplicates of this card The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 663
Al Baker Sympathetic Cards selection next to reversed card The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 743
Gordon Bean, Jim Patton Covered Double Shot two spectators end up with their card when deck is dribbled underneath handkerchiefRelated to Penumbra (Issue 5) 5
Karl Fulves Spot-On Die six card packet, selection found by spelling rolled number on die, repeatInspired by
  • Spotter Die (DeLand)
Hofzinser Notebook 10
Karl Fulves Mental Case spectator removes mate of another person's selection from part of deck without knowing itInspired by
  • "Mental Deck" (Theodore DeLand)
Hofzinser Notebook 52
Jay Sankey Transference Magician divines spectator's thought of card, then another spectator divines another's thought of card, then spectator locates his own card Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 22
Karl Fulves Pick It Out spectator thinks of a card from one deck, then upjogs three cards from another deck one of which must be his selection, another spectator find the right one from the backs, arrows on cards point to the right card à la instant stooging Off The Books (Issue 4) 58
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson I'm Thinking of a Card spectator finds the cards that performer is thinking of, a King, all other cards are blank
- Impromptu Version
Related to
  • "GB Kings" (Abra #2869)
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 70
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Fate, Chance and Science using count-back force and anti-faro elimination processInspired by Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 80
Wayne Dobson Word Association spectator writes four-letter word on back of any card, found from face and word divinedInspired by Dobson's Choice 2 13
John Bannon Out Of Touch spectator touches his previously thought-of card (from 5 possibilities) Dear Mr. Fantasy 100
Harry Riser One Left Standing spectator eliminates all cards except one, the selectionAlso published here
  • MUM, Feb. 1997
Secrets of an Escamoteur 17
Erik Nordvall Named Do As I Do Spectator names a card and removes a card from the deck, revealed to be named card. Magician then does the same Erik Nordvall Lecture Notes Asia 2006 12
Christoph Borer Pendulum spectator finds selection of other spectator with a pendulumAlso published here Compilation 145