34 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff / Numerical/Straight Stack / Full Deck
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Tom Sellers Cut spectator and performer each have half the deck, performer wins at cutting the high card
1931 Magical Pleasantries 20
Al Baker Eyes All Around a selected card indicates the number of pocketed cards, repeat, set-up
Also published here 1934 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 490
Al Baker Eyes All Round a selected card indicates the number of pocketed cards, repeat, set-up
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 193
Paul Dienst Aus Nichts... Alles cards are selected and calculation is made, cards can be named eventually, with card map and "Realwert-Karten" stack
1947 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 1) 8
Paul Dienst Alles verkehrt finding selection under handkerchief, two decks, using "Realwert-Karten" stack
1948 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. Sondernummer 1) 5
H. Adrian Smith A Beginner's Miracle deck cut into three piles, two piles shuffled and bottom cards remembered, deck assembled
1949 52 Amazing Card Tricks 26
Eddie Joseph Minds in Collusion deck not touched, spectator cuts, deals out four hands of thirteen cards, each pile cut, value of bottom card used to count to a card by four spectators, performer divines all
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 66
Gene Finnell Base 4 System "Card Sorting and Set Ups"
sorting shuffled deck into new deck order, four possible positions during run-through
  • New Deck Order ("New Deck Order in 3 Sorts")
  • Numerical Order Stack
  • Random Number - Ordered Suit
  • Numerical Order - Random Suit
  • Si Stebbins
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 20
Gerald Kosky Computerized Deck card remains after multiple anti-faros
Also published here 1975 The Magic of Gerald Kosky 21
Alex Elmsley, Frederick Mosteller another encore red & black card thought of, they are spelled to after some shuffling (see Legendary Kabbala for Elmsley credit)
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 153
Edward Marlo Spectator Cuts To Locate Aces spectator cuts four piles, numbers of top cards are counted and every Ace is found
VariationsAlso published here Apr. 1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 8) 244
Martin A. Nash It Can't Happen Here cutting to any value named, stack
1979 Sleight Unseen 430
Edward Marlo The Mental Topper spectator counts to value of thought-of card, card located, optionally matching values found, faro, variations
VariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Apr. 1966
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 216
Unknown Dance With The Devil "Profile Extra" (no creator given)
in the end, all pairs add up to fourteen
Inspired by Feb. 1994 Profile (Issue 18) 9
Edward Marlo Spectator Cuts to Locate Aces spectator cuts and values are used to count down to Aces
VariationsAlso published here 1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 299
James Swain, Edward Marlo Topping the Mental Topper cards freely chosen (or thought of), card and its three mates found, faro
Inspired by 1996 Miracles with Cards 107
Ray Grismer Gambler's Recall removed cards are divined, memory presentation
1996 Syzygy (Vol. 2 No. 9) 126
Martin Joyal An Overview of Complete Deck Stacks
  • New Deck Stacks
  • Ordered Values Stacks
  • Ordered Suit Stacks
  • Grouped Value Stacks
  • Grouped Suit Stacks
  • Pair Stacks
  • Divided Stacks
    • The Red-black Divided Stack
    • The Mixed Suit Divided Stack
    • The High-low Divided Stack
    • The Curl-No-Curl Divided Stack
    • The Odd-even Divided Stack
    • The Odd-even Divided Stack with Mixed Colors
    • The Odd-even Divided Stack with Mixed Suits
    • The One-eyed and Two-eyed Divided Stack
  • Red-Black Stacks
  • Pointer Stacks
  • Reflected Stacks
  • Matched Setups
  • One-Two-Four-Eight Stacks
  • Forcing Stacks
    • Card-Forcing Stacks
    • Number-Forcing Stacks
    • Word-Forcing Stacks
  • Stacks used for Revelations
  • Counting and Spelling Stacks
  • Storytelling Stacks
  • Gambling Demonstration Stacks
  • Solitaire Stacks
  • Other Stacks
  • Summary
1997 The Six-Hour Memorized Deck 5
Steve Mayhew Keep Your Hands In Your Pockets with one hand in pocket, performer produces selection on top of deck while it is behind his back, a second card is selected and its three mates are produced behind his back in similar fashion, hand is brought out from pocket and it holds the three mates of first selection, no jacket
Inspired by 1998 Labyrinth (Issue 8 - Part 2) 14
Michael Skinner, Alex Elmsley Masterful Mosteller red & black card thought of, they are spelled to after some shuffling
Inspired by Nov. 2000 Genii (Vol. 63 No. 11) 37
Jamie Badman Your Lucky Number! spectator cuts to named four-of-a-kind, faro
Inspired by 2001 Mr. Gadfly (Vol. 1 No. 3 Sep./Oct.) 46
Al Baker An Old Ten-Card Trick spot on card displays thought-of number
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, Vol. 29 No. 12, Feb. 1931
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 637
César Fernández Spectator Plays Magician selection found in deck shuffled by spectator, returns to stack, interlocking chains
Related to 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 128
David Solomon Think, Spell & Stun spectator count-spells to a thought-of card, performer divines it
2007 The Wisdom of Solomon 136
Allan Slaight Lucifour number and card predicted, using dice
Inspired by
  • "Lucifer, 3rd" (Stewart James, The James File, 2000)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 144
Justin Higham Mental Topper Without Faros
Inspired by 2011 Clairvoyant, Mental Topper and The Mind-Reader's Dream 39
Kiko Pastur Suit De Alicia suit appearance of named suit, with transformation of suit at the end
Inspired by 2014 El Puente Invisible 72
Christoph Borer, Edward Marlo I Cut to the Aces
Inspired by 2016 21 242
Roberto Mansilla Eureka! deck divided and packets shuffled, with three variations
Inspired by 2017 Naypes 23
Áriston Carta & Numero (1) two decks
2017 Hojas Sueltas 64
David Solomon Spectator Cuts U Count - Circa 2014 variation of "Spectator Cuts And Counts To The Aces"
Inspired by 2018 Solomon's Secrets 173
Steve Forte deck setups all fours-of-a-kind together
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 769
Steve Beam Double Dipper spectator removes up to thirteen cards and remembers one, one card is used to determine the amount of cards and the card by counting and spelling the card's value and suit
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 85
Alexander Hansford The Limestone Yearbook spectator selects four cards one by one from in-the-hands spread, each value is used to count down to an Ace
Inspired by 2021 Often Rarely That Simple 92