64 entries in Cards / Principles / Card Shelf, Hung Card, etc.
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Knee Hold Out
1946 112
Edward Marlo, Slydini Table Edge Switch hung card
Fall 1969
Hierophant (Issue 1)
Edward Marlo Hung Card Gimmick
1972 12
Edward Marlo Table Edge Exchange with hung card gimmick
1972 12
Dr. Jacob Daley Jacob's Manual Bug within No. 558, holdout at table edge, Hung Card
Related to 1972 156
Karl Fulves Imp Cop card lapped from riffle shuffle or put in a position where it is held at a corner at the table edge
Variations 1973 40
Karl Fulves The Fake Insertion card is apparently inserted in tabled deck but lapped or held against table edge
1973 60
Karl Fulves Signed Card To Envelope no palming, making use of card shelf
1973 66
Jon Racherbaumer Flash Sandwich double backer, double facer, hung card
Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue)
Danny Korem The Spectator Cuts the Four Aces #10,001 two cards as hung cards, two added to bottom after shuffling
1977 13
Ken Krenzel KK's HHH (Hand-Heel-Holdout) impromptu
1978 94
Edward Marlo Table Edge Holdout thumb clip position
1980 69
Edward Marlo, Gene Maze The Shelf and Its Use building a shelf, how to steal cards into the unit grip, tips
Inspired by 1980 66
Gene Maze Change of Menu chosen card, changes in a sandwich into the Aces one by one and vanishes in the end
1980 68
Richard Kaufman A True Blue Chameleon odd-backed universal card
1980 69
Gene Maze Rising Aces
1980 70
Gene Maze, Richard Kaufman A Monte for the Unemployed duplicates, paper clip
1980 71
Gene Maze Wldness of the Wildest Kind blank then, small cards
1980 74
Roger Crosthwaite Roger's Angels signed card appears between selected pair of queens, then the backs of the queens change into cards with dogs on it, eventually a toy dog appears
1981 30
Ken Simmons Pull Out Techniques - Positions four positions/orientations of cards under mat at table edge
1981 1
Ken Simmons Pull Out Retention Switch card turned over at table edge, addition from under mat, no-palm
Related to 1981 5
Ken Simmons Card to Hung Card Position on knee
1981 21
Dan MacMillan Hung Card Retrieval on knee, into palm position
1981 23
Edward Marlo Imp-lications
1982 181
Edward Marlo Marlo's Holdout sticky tape on body or table
1982 22
Ross Bertram The "Welcome" Mat mat that hangs over back of table with servante
  • Origin of the Mat
  • Ross Bertram's "Welcome" Mat
  • My "Welcome" Mat (Its Use and Versatility)
1983 211
Edward Marlo Poor Man's Card to Balloon
Also published here
  • MUM, Jan. 1982
1984 124
Dan MacMillan Pick Up Add On with card(s) to be added resting on knee
1986 64
David Regal An Incredible Journey case is in jacket!
1987 52
David Regal Holding On with lapping
1987 57
Bob King Close-up Card in Balloon using card shelf
June 1988
Apocalypse (Vol. 11 No. 6)
Edward Marlo Hung Card Switch at table edge
1988 283
Edward Marlo The No Palm Switch lapping, table edge
1988 288
Ken Krenzel Subterranean Shelf card shelf design
1990 47
Ken Krenzel Impromptu Knee Shelf
1990 48
Ken Krenzel The Subterranean Shelf and Related Ideas
1990 49
Ken Krenzel, Edward Marlo Packet or poker-hand switch card shelf, adaption of Ed Marlo's "No Palm Switch" (New Tops Vol. 7 No. 6)
1990 49
Ken Krenzel Paul Curry's Open Prediction outline of method with card shelf
1990 50
Ken Krenzel Joint Futures double prediction with addition from card shelf
1990 50
Alexander de Cova Card Shelf construction of a card shelf and brief card or other item to sealed envelope
Related to 1991 23
Roger Crosthwaite Completing the Circle commentary on the upcoming seven-phase card act
  • Phase One: Beginning the Act (Set-Up, Building Rapport)
  • Phase Two: Reading the Mind
  • Phase Three: Finding the Foursome
  • Phase Four: Caressing the Cards
  • Phase Five: Dealing with Desire
  • Phase Six: Making the Magic
  • Phase Seven: Ending with Style
Related to 1994 1
Roger Crosthwaite The Deck Production from invisible grain of salt, cased, from lap
Related toVariations 1994 4
Roger Crosthwaite Visual Replacement LTP steal from table edge
1994 21
Roger Crosthwaite The Impromptu Shelf
Inspired by 1994 220
Edward Marlo The Marlo Shelf shelf at table edge
  • Construction of the Shelf
VariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Aug. 1974
1995 163
Edward Marlo First Switch switching tabled card for card in card shelf
1995 164
Edward Marlo Second Switch switching tabled card for card in card shelf
1995 165
Edward Marlo Loading the Shelf
  • First Method (Single card)
  • Second Method (Multiple Load)
1995 166
Edward Marlo The Ultimate Spectator Cuts the Aces Aces start in card shelf, two methods
1995 170
Edward Marlo Another Universal Joker changes one at a time to three selected cards on the table, then becomes blank, using card shelf
1995 173
Edward Marlo Odd Think a Card named card is odd-backed card, using card shelf, second deck in lap
1995 175
Edward Marlo Misdirection Shelf Switch as other arm is in front
1995 177
Edward Marlo Loading Card into Hung Card Gimmicks
1995 178
Edward Marlo From Shelf into Palm
1995 181
Edward Marlo No Palm Replacement from shelf or table edge
1995 185
Edward Marlo The Built Up Clip Gimmick for packet switches
1995 187
Edward Marlo Some Observations lapping several cards and noice, holding card to table edge, credit information
1995 189
Baltazar Fuentes The Hyper Space Card card in envelope turns out to be later signed selection, Elmsley-style, two methods
Inspired byRelated to 1996 26
Shelfing a Card
1996 29
Wesley James Micro-Macro & The Mat Move Plus visual growing on mat, with Hung Card gimmick
1997 35
Alexander de Cova Das Aranka-Prinzip card or other item to sealed envelope, with multiple loading methods (no-palm, from palm, from card shelf)
Inspired byRelated to 1998 137
Shelfing a Card
1998 143
Baltazar Fuentes The Impossible Open Prediction card touched in face-down spread matches open or unknown prediction
2000 32
Baltazar Fuentes The Slydini Switch card on table edge, card shelf
2000 33