the prophesied spot total \n stack that will force the number 69 \n charles t. jordan
1921
the four full hands
Charles T. Jordan

The Prophesied Spot Total

1921

The Four Full Hands
(Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks)

23



the psychic prediction \n total of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains \n charles t. jordan
1921
the four full hands
Charles T. Jordan

The Psychic Prediction

1921

The Four Full Hands
(Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects)

34



a prophecied discovery \n using stack that forces number ten \n william larsen \n t. page wright \n prophesied discovery \n william larsen
1928
the l. w. card mysteries
William Larsen, T. Page Wright

A Prophecied Discovery

Also published here

1928

The L. W. Card Mysteries

8



satan's message \n two fourcard packets dealt out, one chosen and its card values added, that many cards counted down and that card is predicted \n george pierce
1928
card tricks you will do
George Pierce

Satan's Message

1928

Card Tricks You Will Do

5



locating a page and word by cards \n force number with stack \n unknown
1935
mental magic with cards
Unknown

Locating a Page and Word by Cards

1935

Mental Magic with Cards

18



the word on the page \n using 1415 card stack \n theodore annemann \n word on the page \n theodore annemann \n the aftermath book test \n karl fulves \n the word on the page \n theodore annemann
1936
the jinx
Theodore Annemann

The Word on the Page

VariationsAlso published here

1936

The Jinx
(Issue 25)

157



psychic prediction \n total of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains \n charles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks
Charles T. Jordan

Psychic Prediction

1937

Encyclopedia of Card Tricks

200



prophesied discovery \n using stack that forces number ten \n william larsen \n a prophetic card discovery \n t. page wright \n a prophecied discovery \n william larsen \n t. page wright
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks
William Larsen

Prophesied Discovery

Related toAlso published here

1937

Encyclopedia of Card Tricks

228



monk's mystery \n 1415 stack that forces number \n jack vosburgh \n mental monk \n sam schwartz \n monks mystery \n jack vosburgh
1941
the jinx
Jack Vosburgh

Monk's Mystery

VariationsAlso published here

1941

The Jinx
(Issue 150)

880



amazing card prediction \n stack forcing ten/eleven, count down to predicted card, interlocking chain shuffle before separating colors \n william s. houghton
1943
the magic 36
William S. Houghton

Amazing Card Prediction

1943

The Magic 36

60



the word on the page \n using 1415 card stack \n theodore annemann \n the word on the page \n theodore annemann
1944
practical mental effects
Theodore Annemann

The Word on the Page

Also published here

1944

Practical Mental Effects

72



monks mystery \n 1415 stack that forces number, with slates \n jack vosburgh \n monk's mystery \n jack vosburgh
1944
practical mental effects
Jack Vosburgh

Monks Mystery

Also published here

1944

Practical Mental Effects

73



"swastricka" \n through calculation the number 28 is arrived at and predicted with a swastika symbol, 14/15 force stack \n stewart james
1944
jamesosophy
Stewart James

"Swastricka"

1944

Jamesosophy

3



the magic fourspot \n no. 82, prediction effect using two different mathematical forces \n paul morris \n p. c. sorcar
1950
scarne on card tricks
Paul Morris, P. C. Sorcar

The Magic FourSpot

1950

Scarne on Card Tricks

150



the card clock \n no. 150, after a card is selected and lost, 12 cards are dealt in a circle and eliminated via an unorthodox mathematical procedure until only the selection is left. \n bill pawson \n howard wurst \n john scarne
1950
scarne on card tricks
Bill Pawson, Howard Wurst, John Scarne

The Card Clock

1950

Scarne on Card Tricks

292



the master mind \n 1415 card stack, two decks \n theodore annemann
1952
annemann's buried treasures
Theodore Annemann

The Master Mind

1952

Annemann's Buried Treasures

8



hitting the headline \n page and line is chosen from selected newspaper using deck of cards, two halves are dealt and two cards freely selected, pips added together, chosen headline is divined
 single number force
 combination number force \n eddie joseph
1952
hitting the headlines
Eddie Joseph

Hitting the Headline

1952

Hitting the Headlines

1



(3) the fourteen/fifteen set up \n forcing number 14 or 15 \n tony corinda
1958
mnemonics and mental systems
Tony Corinda

(3) The Fourteen/Fifteen Set Up

1958

Mnemonics and Mental Systems

76



swinford's myth \n 1415 force, faro, new deck order \n paul swinford
1971
more faro fantasy
Paul Swinford

Swinford's Myth

1971

More Faro Fantasy

17



14/15 stack \n \n unknown
1976
the amazing world of mentalism
Unknown

14/15 Stack

1976

The Amazing World of Mentalism

71



the aftermath book test \n two spectators's words predicted, selected with playing card procedure, 1415 stack \n karl fulves \n the word on the page \n theodore annemann \n force books \n karl fulves
1978
aftermath
Karl Fulves

The Aftermath Book Test

Inspired byRelated to

1978

Aftermath

1



numix \n handling of the 14/15 stack force, as a prediction \n philip t. goldstein
1979
magick
Philip T. Goldstein

Numix

1979

Magick
(Issue 229)

1143



the printed word \n no. 30, spectator cuts deck and takes two cards, values added and phone book opened on that page, 1415 stack \n unknown
1979
selfworking mental magic
Unknown

The Printed Word

1979

SelfWorking Mental Magic

48



word on the page \n no. 31, twospectator version of 1415 stack \n theodore annemann \n the word on the page \n theodore annemann
1979
selfworking mental magic
Theodore Annemann

Word on the Page

Also published here

1979

SelfWorking Mental Magic

50



countdown \n values of two cut to cards are added and total leads to selection, 14/15 stack \n steve beam
1980
card tricks from mount olympus
Steve Beam

Countdown

1980

Card Tricks from Mount Olympus

31



mental monk \n 1415 stack that forces number and thus a word into astrology book \n sam schwartz \n monk's mystery \n jack vosburgh
1983
astrology — the hidden force
Sam Schwartz

Mental Monk

Inspired by

1983

Astrology — The Hidden Force

31



the 1415 test \n forcing different word in the astrology book with the 1415 stack \n sam schwartz
1983
astrology — the hidden force
Sam Schwartz

The 1415 Test

1983

Astrology — The Hidden Force

32



under the influence \n stack that forces number and thus word in astrology book \n sam schwartz \n item in gen magazine
1983
astrology — the hidden force
Sam Schwartz

Under The Influence

Inspired by

1983

Astrology — The Hidden Force

38



the morality test \n stack that forces number and thus word in astrology book \n sam schwartz
1983
astrology — the hidden force
Sam Schwartz

The Morality Test

1983

Astrology — The Hidden Force

39



close encounter \n examination of h. s. paine's 1415 stack
 4way force
 toggle force
 flip force \n karl fulves \n chance encounter \n karl fulves
1993
verbatim
Karl Fulves

Close Encounter

Related to

1993

Verbatim
(Issue 7)

71



still jordan: his solution to hofzinser's problem no 8 \n coincidence with card values where two values add up to a third selection, stack that will force the number ten, with commentary by vanni bossi \n charles t. jordan \n vanni bossi
1993
escorial 1993 — the hofzinser year
Charles T. Jordan, Vanni Bossi

Still Jordan: His Solution to Hofzinser's Problem No 8

1993

Escorial 1993 — The Hofzinser Year

13



chance encounter \n dealing procedure used arrive at numbers, when added two numbers are calculated, they are the key numbers of two hotel keys, using 1415 stack \n karl fulves \n close encounter \n karl fulves
1994
rigmarole
Karl Fulves

Chance Encounter

Related to

1994

Rigmarole
(Issue 6)

71



the trained deck \n selection cut into deck, three chosen cards added, selection at this position, repeated, then selected card is spelled by spectator in his head while performer deals, performer stops at selection, multiple card sum stack \n simon aronson \n total recall \n simon aronson
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

The Trained Deck

Related to

1995

Simply Simon

123



multiple card sum stacks \n consecutive sum, not forcing \n simon aronson \n card counters \n doug canning
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

Multiple Card Sum Stacks

Related to

1995

Simply Simon

134



countdown \n card is found by adding values of two cards, 14/15 total of two cards \n steve beam
1995
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 2
Steve Beam

Countdown

1995

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 2

23



middle guage spread \n card spread on the table two cards turned over and value is used to count in the spread, both end on same card which turns out to be selection \n steve beam \n middleguage spread \n steve beam \n divining deck \n unknown
1995
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 2
Steve Beam

Middle Guage Spread

Inspired byAlso published here

1995

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 2

27



card counters \n \n doug canning \n "counter cards" in william simon's "mathematical magic" \n calculated triumph \n john f. mendoza \n bernard bilis \n multiple card sum stacks \n simon aronson
1995
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 2
Doug Canning

Card Counters

Inspired byRelated to

1995

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 2

153



forced entry \n two halves, one half shuffled and a card chosen and another one reversed, faroed together and cards next to reversed card give position of first selection, 13/14 stack \n peter duffie
1996
method in effect
Peter Duffie

Forced Entry

1996

Method in Effect

10



an overview of complete deck stacks \n  new deck stacks
 ordered values stacks
 ordered suit stacks
 grouped value stacks
 grouped suit stacks
 pair stacks
 divided stacks
 the redblack divided stack
 the mixed suit divided stack
 the highlow divided stack
 the curlnocurl divided stack
 the oddeven divided stack
 the oddeven divided stack with mixed colors
 the oddeven divided stack with mixed suits
 the oneeyed and twoeyed divided stack
 redblack stacks
 pointer stacks
 reflected stacks
 matched setups
 onetwofoureight stacks
 forcing stacks
 cardforcing stacks
 numberforcing stacks
 wordforcing stacks
 stacks used for revelations
 counting and spelling stacks
 storytelling stacks
 gambling demonstration stacks
 solitaire stacks
 other stacks
 summary \n martin joyal
1997
the sixhour memorized deck
Martin Joyal

An Overview of Complete Deck Stacks

1997

The SixHour Memorized Deck

5



centrifugal diary \n spectator cuts off pile and counts court cards for month and either red or black number cards for day, forcing a day with a stack, word in calendar predicted \n peter duffie
1998
deck direct
Peter Duffie

Centrifugal Diary

1998

Deck Direct

2



predict \n deck cut, nine cards counted off, some added, total predicted \n peter duffie
1998
deck direct
Peter Duffie

Predict

1998

Deck Direct

7



coversion \n two piles, card chosen in one half, other half dealt into three piles and stopped anytime, top three cards added to count to selection \n peter duffie \n a psychological discovery \n sam leo horowitz \n diploid \n peter duffie
1998
covert concepts
Peter Duffie

Coversion

Related to

1998

Covert Concepts

13



riffle shuffle for the paired pack \n no. 31, longshort pairs of cards that add up to fourteen, can be riffle shuffled, divining chosen card by the one next to it or forcing a number \n ellis stanyon \n multeffect cards \n val evans
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
Ellis Stanyon

Riffle Shuffle for the Paired Pack

Related to

1999

Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks

290



der geistertafelmagazintest \n two slates shown and placed aside, six cards chosen to locate page in magazine, headline appears on slates \n george g. kaplan
1999
intermagic
George G. Kaplan

Der GeistertafelMagazinTest

1999

Intermagic
(Vol. 23 No. 2)

71



mortality \n card found at number, number indicates how long person will live \n steve beam \n gaeton bloom's "immortal" \n mortality  the second opinion \n steve beam \n the talisman \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam \n vergänglichkeit \n steve beam \n mortilidad \n steve beam
2000
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 3
Steve Beam

Mortality

Related toVariationsAlso published here

2000

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 3

115



deal stopper \n two cards selected from shuffled deck, deck split into two, when dealt down, both cards turn up at the same time \n steve beam \n the mathematical card trick \n dr. jacob daley
2000
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 3
Steve Beam

Deal Stopper

Inspired by

2000

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 3

148



backlog \n card freely chosen faceup, value and suit spelled to separately and the two cards removed and added, that number is written at the back of the selection \n peter duffie \n fred 23 \n peter duffie
2000
new inspirations
Peter Duffie

Backlog

Related to

2000

New Inspirations

2



colorosity plus! \n two oddcolored cards are eventually in two piles, the add up to a number prediction (7/8 force stack) \n peter duffie
2000
new inspirations
Peter Duffie

Colorosity Plus!

2000

New Inspirations

9



mortality \n card found at number, number indicates how long person will live \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam
2001
handpicked card tricks
Steve Beam

Mortality

Also published here

2001

HandPicked Card Tricks

10



doubledecker \n two decks, one card chosen, two cards from other deck used to count down to it, 1314 force stack \n jack avis \n lewis jones
2002
ahead of the pack
Jack Avis, Lewis Jones

Doubledecker

2002

Ahead of the Pack

105



mortality  the second opinion \n card found at number, number indicates how long person will live \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam \n the talisman \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam \n vergänglichkeit \n steve beam
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Steve Beam

Mortality  The Second Opinion

Inspired byRelated toAlso published here

2002

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 4

220



the 15/15 force \n forcing number 15 \n steve beam
2002
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 4
Steve Beam

The 15/15 Force

2002

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 4

243



book test \n on using of playing cards to force a number \n roberto giobbi
2003
genii
Roberto Giobbi

Book Test

Nov. 2003

Genii
(Vol. 66 No. 11)

18



stax fax \n stacks that force numbers, see also p. 68 \n karl fulves \n stewart james
2005
clockwork
Karl Fulves, Stewart James

Stax Fax

2005

Clockwork

45



paine setup \n for a number force, 1415 \n s. h. paine
2005
clockwork
S. H. Paine

Paine SetUp

2005

Clockwork

45



the shredder \n paper in shredder, number of total of two cards appear cut out on paper \n bob ostin
2005
bob ostin — a lifetime of magical inventions
Bob Ostin

The Shredder

2005

Bob Ostin — A Lifetime of Magical Inventions

112



15/14 delight \n subtlety for 14/15 stack \n jerry k. hartman
2006
prolix
Jerry K. Hartman

15/14 Delight

2006

Prolix
(Issue 1)

30



the pat hand \n spectator choses five cards from a deck with numbers on the back, prediction of total and of cards \n doug canning
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 7
Doug Canning

The Pat Hand

2006

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 7

190



baker's dozen system \n stack that forces the number thirteen, no matter where the audience stops dealing \n stewart james \n handwritten notes, 1953
2007
the essential stewart james
Stewart James

Baker's Dozen System

Also published here

2007

The Essential Stewart James

119



try another field \n magician predicts a number, a card, and a picture from a picture deck \n stewart james \n letter to allan slaught, dec 1979 \n the famous magazine test \n cy endfield
2007
the essential stewart james
Stewart James

TRY aNother FIELD

Inspired byAlso published here Letter to Allan Slaught, Dec 1979

2007

The Essential Stewart James

171



the 14/15 force \n credit information on number forcing stacks \n karl fulves
2008
prolix
Karl Fulves

The 14/15 Force

2008

Prolix
(Issue 5)

287



a prophetic card discovery \n deck separated in red and black, one half cut, top two values added and counted down in other half to arrive at prediction \n t. page wright \n the sphinx, may 1924 \n prophesied discovery \n william larsen
2008
prolix
T. Page Wright

A Prophetic Card Discovery

Related toAlso published here

2008

Prolix
(Issue 5)

288



computation foretold \n number forcing stack \n t. page wright \n william larsen \n the sphinx, feb. 1931
2008
prolix
T. Page Wright, William Larsen

Computation Foretold

Also published here

2008

Prolix
(Issue 5)

288



dice & deal \n mixing process (with die) with eleven cards in 14/15 force stack that restores after two times, dealflipdropcut \n karl fulves
2008
xtra credit
Karl Fulves

Dice & Deal

2008

Xtra Credit
(Issue 1)

3



divining palm \n nine cards in a row, spectator touches three consecutive cards, those are added and used to count down to selection in deck \n dr. jacob daley \n "synonymental" (ed mellon)
2009
prolix
Dr. Jacob Daley

Divining Palm

Related to "Synonymental" (Ed Mellon)

2009

Prolix
(Issue 6)

411



mortilidad \n card found at number, number indicates how long person will live \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam
2014
el cardquistador
Steve Beam

Mortilidad

Also published here

2014

El Cardquistador

12



total recall \n spectator cuts off some cards, number of cards matches the sum of values of three random chosen cards, mcs stack (multiple card sum stack) \n simon aronson \n the trained deck \n simon aronson \n total surrender \n simon aronson
2014
art decko
Simon Aronson

Total Recall

Related toVariations

2014

Art Decko

149



multiple card sum stack \n credit information \n simon aronson
2014
art decko
Simon Aronson

Multiple Card Sum Stack

2014

Art Decko

154



total surrender \n total recall combined with totally fooling, mcs stack \n simon aronson \n total recall \n simon aronson \n totally fooling \n simon aronson \n the total package \n simon aronson
2014
art decko
Simon Aronson

Total Surrender

Inspired byVariations

2014

Art Decko

161



the total package \n three phases, mcs stack
1. total recall
2. prediction of card at number
3. selection found at number \n simon aronson \n total recall \n simon aronson \n total surrender \n simon aronson \n down the magic square path \n david solomon
2014
art decko
Simon Aronson

The Total Package

Inspired byVariations

2014

Art Decko

170



the trick that baffled babbage \n four cards pocketed unseen, any card thought of from remaining cards, it ends up at position indicated by the four cards (values added) after dealing procedure \n david britland \n "adamathica" (bertram adams, marketed 1921)
2014
genii
David Britland

The Trick that Baffled Babbage

Inspired by "Adamathica" (Bertram Adams, marketed 1921)

Aug. 2014

Genii
(Vol. 77 No. 8)

24



vergänglichkeit \n card found at number, number indicates how long person will live \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam \n mortality  the second opinion \n steve beam
2016
card magic to go
Steve Beam

Vergänglichkeit

Also published here

2016

Card Magic To Go

4



double digits force \n forcing two onedigit numbers by riffling through cards and spectator names two values he sees \n asi wind \n psychological riffle force (chan canasta: a remarkable man, david britland, 2000) \n audience involvement \n chan canasta
2019
paper work
Asi Wind

Double Digits Force

Inspired by

2019

Paper Work

7



mortality \n card found at number, number indicates how long person will live \n steve beam \n mortality \n steve beam \n mortality  the second opinion \n steve beam
2019
card tricks that kilt
Steve Beam

Mortality

Related to

2019

Card Tricks That Kilt

22



the add stack \n forcing number 170 \n kyle everitt
2020
epoch
Kyle Everitt

The Add Stack

May 2020

Epoch
(Vol. 1 No. 1)

3



newcomer hummer \n two cards are used to form a number, it matches reversed cards \n steve beam \n face up prediction \n bob hummer \n the magic separation \n bob hummer
2020
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 12
Steve Beam

Newcomer Hummer

Inspired by

2020

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 12

175



touchdown prophecy \n values added from two decks after shuffling, both numbers predicted \n sylvain juzan \n max maven effect from bonus section of kayfabe dvds
2021
every card you take
Sylvain Juzan

Touchdown Prophecy

Inspired by Max Maven effect from bonus section of Kayfabe DVDs

2021

Every Card You Take

62


