52 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff / Other Stacks / Partial
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Unknown Das Umzählen on the reverse counting of decks and packetsVariations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 124
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs, spectator holds deck as it is riffled, non-index cards used hereAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 43
A. J. Ueber künstliches Mischen slow shuffling method that re-organizes the cards, working backwards, with tables for different numbers of cards that show how the cards change positions with each shuffle, see p. 166Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 164
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of ClubsRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Art of Magic 77
Sam Leo Horowitz A Psychological Discovery two-pile-stop trick with Eight/Nine alternating set-upRelated toVariationsAlso published here Greater Magic 549
Martin Gardner Never-Miss Stop Effect two-pile-stop trick with Tens/Jacks alternating set-upRelated to 12 Tricks with a Borrowed Deck 12
Roy Walton, Charles T. Jordan Colour Me Jordan two decks, mentally selected cards appear in other halves of the deck which are in spectators pockets Card Script 35
Stephen Minch The Minch Ken two cards from ESP deck, spectators think of a number and count to cardAlso published here The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 255) 1271
Karl Fulves Hidden Diamonds Diamonds, Jacks and Queens found with story presentation Easy-to-Do Card Tricks for Children 46
Jon Racherbaumer A Case for Hofzinser Ace travels into card case at the end Cardfixes 50
Michael Powers Whether Forecast spectator deals into two piles and stops anywhere, sum of top cards predicted, each pile dealt into two piles, top cards are Aces, Aces change into Royal Flush, re-deal principle Top Secret Stuff 21
Roy Walton School Daze two cards chosen, sum and difference of those values, number of cards as predictionInspired by
  • Henry Christ's "Sum & Difference"
Profile (Issue 5) 1
Arturo de Ascanio ¿Juega Usted al Mus? gambling routine for the spanish game "Mus", with a deck of forty cardsAlso published here
  • "Circular Mensual del S.E.I." N° 4, 1954.
La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 4 7
Philip T. Goldstein Some Indifference two cards chosen, sum and difference of those values, number of cards as prediction, Henry Christ's "The Difference and the Sum"Inspired byVariations Profile (Issue 8) 7
Stephen Tucker The Penultimate Truth Inspired by Profile (Issue 12) 6
Peter Duffie Card Count-Down card thought-of from twelve-card packet, suit spelled, pairs dealt, value counted down in rest of the deck to find mate Profile (Issue 16) 6
Roger Crosthwaite Variation Three: Retention-of-Vision Inspired by Roger's Thesaurus 52
Peter Duffie The Ultimate Truth Inspired by
  • "Tarradiddle" (Peter Duffie, Quartet, 1986)
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • Imagine
Duffie's Card Compulsions 84
Scott Robinson Chance by Choice four cards are cut to, sum is predicted in envelope Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 2 89
Doug Canning Card Counters Inspired byRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 2 153
Jack Avis Magical Sucuba 4x4 matrix, some number coincidences occur Vis à Vis 110
Ali Bongo Unfolding Future folded multi-level prediction as in Simon Aronson's "Shuffle-Bored"Inspired by
  • Ludow, from Paris
Related toVariations
Off The Books (Issue 2) 11
John Moran Discard Poker cards are shuffled face up into face down, face down cards are dealt for four players, four Royal Flushes Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 38
Steve Beam The Macho Magician Versus Wussy Gambler matching value and suit are spelled of selection, then four Aces are found as a kicker by spelling Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 46
Steve Beam The Of-Age Card Trick 21 card trick without dealing the cards multiple times Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 56
Steve Beam Turning 21 imitating the 21 card trick
- 2-Selection Version
- Infusion
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 60
Marty Kane V.D. valentines day patter, card is found by dealing and spelling, she loves me / loves me not for down-under dealInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 73
Steve Beam Prime Location cards reveal selection and amount of cut cardsInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 77
Steve Beam Bulletproof card is cut to and divinedRelated toVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 80
Steve Beam The Birthday Card spectator deals cards for month and day of his birthday then remembers a card, performer reveals selection and birthdayRelated toVariations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 86
Steve Beam Mortality card found at number, number indicates how long person will liveRelated to
  • Gaeton Bloom's "Immortal"
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 115
Stewart James, Steve Beam Applause Card two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers, at total is a card with a messageInspired by
  • Stewart James' "Were You Fooled?" in "Stewart James in Print - The First Fifty Years"
Related to
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 152
Marty Kane Hallmark Inventory Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 185
Peter Duffie Found by Coincidence spectator uses some cards of sixteen-card packet to find his selection with down-under deal, then reverse faros until down to one brings mate of the top card of another packetInspired by New Inspirations 6
Steve Beam Parallelogram different presentation for Bulletproof, with two cardsInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 82
Peter Duffie K.I.A. "Kane is Able"
twenty-card packet, after some dealing a value and a suit are used to form a card, it is the card that a spectator earlier stopped dealing
Inspired by
  • Marty Kane trick
Cards By All Means 5
Peter Duffie The Universal Base Ace of Spades put on bottom of deck, it changes into the mates of three selections, other Aces show up as climax, bottom deals Cards By All Means 7
Lewis Jones Dual control two thought-of cards divined (each one out of five)Inspired by
  • "Radar Deck" (Richard Osterlind)
Ahead of the Pack 146
Jack Avis, Lewis Jones Twins collide five cards put on table and one chosen, its mate found from rest of deck Ahead of the Pack 160
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Domino Effect domino chain made with cards, end and beginning predictedVariations Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 64
Cushing Strout The Left-Handed Clock Cards dealt into clock formation, card is located using a spinning physics toy as the clock handInspired by On the Other Side of the Mirror 24
Jack Avis The Mystery of X (Ten) a Ten spot and cards that add up to ten show up, number ten is predicted Rara Avis 101
David Solomon Very Dicey selection in deck, two pairs of dice thrown, both numbers counted to, the cards there match the total, both numbers added, packet of that size produced with selection as last cardInspired by
  • version on "Solomon's Mind" DVD
Related to
The Wisdom of Solomon 16
Aldo Colombini Direct Aces spectator cuts off pile, next to values added, counted down, Aces found finally Prolix (Issue 4) 219
Harapan Ong That Escalated Quickly deck cut, Ace on top, cut into two piles, two Twos on top, ends with ten packets with Ace through Ten Principia 144
John Bannon, David Solomon A Christ Session four Sixes produced, starting with a Christ force Solomon's Secrets 77
David Solomon Ramón Riobóo's Inverse Compensation some cards removed, spectator choses three red cards of those and a black card, the red cards are added to count down to mate of black cardInspired by Solomon's Secrets 79
David Solomon Down the Magic Square Path game presentation, number of cut-off cards is total of one routine in 4x4 square, other twelve cards shown blankInspired by
  • "The Total Package" (Simon Aronson, Art Decko)
Solomon's Secrets 103
David Solomon Suited Double Deal two spectators cut off a pile, piles dealt into six packets each, all top cards are one suit, prediction is missing card, re-deal force Solomon's Secrets 107
David Solomon Reading the Tea Leaves sixteen-card packet riffle shuffled and dealt into four piles, top cards used to divine selection and find it by adding total Solomon's Secrets 125
Matt Baker Tilapia Two spectators each think of a card, magician slowly divines each selection without wrong statements, includes versions built into Tamariz and Aronson stackInspired by The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 51
Matt Baker Pile Driver Complicated mathematical version of the twenty one card trick, based on principle by Edmé-Gilles GuyotInspired by The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 217