112 entries in Cards / Principles / Hold Out
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Professor Hoffmann Deck Pull Tricks with Cards 199
Professor Hoffmann Card-Vanisher pull with clip More Magic 133
Unknown French Card-Vanisher pull with clip More Magic 137
Unknown Erklärung zum Vertauschen eines Kartenspiels a. Mit Servante (deck switch with chair servante)
b. Ohne Servante (using holder under vest)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Klammer deck switch using holder at body Der moderne Kartenkünstler 177
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer further designs for deck holders that can be attached to a table or chair, and a holder for body loading, deck vanish via pullRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 3) 42
Dr. Arnfeld Die verschwindende Karte card vanishes from deck, spectator pushes card into clip in deck which is pulled out Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 181
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die thatsächlich verschwindende Karte card pull into sleeve Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Carl Willmann Karten-Servante servante on table or behind chair Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 10
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer card holder at table edge or behind prop, for switching deckRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 25
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Ueber Vertauschung von Kartenspielen part two on deck switchesRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 99
Unknown Kartenspiele zu vertauschen - deck switch by pushing one in vest and the other comes threaded out of sleeve
- card clip
- deck vanish with pull
- deck switch by getting rid of deck in left hand and taking new deck with right hand while back is turned
Related to Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 151
Unknown Kartenklammer card pull into sleeve, cards attached to clip Der Amateurzauberer 93
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ein Hülfsmittel zum Vertauschen kleiner Gegenstände holder for inside of jacket, deck switch application Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 155
Unknown Kartenklammer, zum Vertauschen von Kartenspielen "by C. K., Hannover", card clip at pull to hold a deck for a deck switchVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5) 70
Unknown Zur Kartenklammer, zum Vertauschen von Kartenspielen variation of the card clipInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 83
Hamley Brothers A New Form of Portable Servante bag attached to table, also with card deck holder Later Magic 19
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuchhalter holder for silks at back of chair or table with applications, also for cards that travel under a plate Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 85
John Hamley A Smart Production and Vanish of Cards hands empty, cards produced and vanished again, attached to outside of sleeve and stolen when sleeve is pulled up Modern Card Manipulation 52
Unknown Felt Strip Holdout to slide cards secretly underneath The Art of Magic 215
Unknown A Card Holder clip type The Magic Annual for 1937 79
Unknown Belt Holdout Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
Donald Holmes Card on Glass card on top of glass is invisible for audience when they look on edge Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 70
Unknown Holdout underneath Envelope Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 345
Unknown Card Case for Pocket Switch The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 85
Unknown Knee Hold Out Card Control 112
Arthur H. Buckley My Original Billiard Ball and Card Harness Principles and Deceptions 174
John Scarne Aces from the Pocket No. 2, Shuffled deck placed in pocket, performer able to pull out four AcesVariations Scarne on Card Tricks 11
Max Katz That Torn Corner where to store torn corner 26 Originals 20
Unknown Aces in Belt The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 12
Unknown Table Edge Holdout with sticky substance Expert Card Conjuring 69
Eddie Fay Capping the Deck sleeve hold-out for adding a small packet to tabled cards Expert Card Mysteries 23
Edward Marlo Laser Card to Pocket no palm, Bean Shooter type pull Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 300
Karl Fulves Sticky Sleeve Steal double-sided tape on sleeve, arm comes to rest over deck The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 690
Russell T. Barnhart Knee Shuffle Steal No. 6, bottom card into crotch of knee during riffle shuffle on knee, from there into right-hand Master PalmVariations The Master Palm 21
Russell T. Barnhart Fatal Fingerprint No. 4, fingerprint trick without deck, card stored under leg als holdout The Master Palm 53
Russell T. Barnhart Knee Shuffle Steal (Several Cards) No. 7, same with several cardsInspired by The Master Palm 26
Jerry Andrus Watch It on watch Andrus Card Control 56
Unknown Under-Belt Holdout or paper clip Self-Working Card Tricks 56
Patrick Page The Body Steal with a card holder The Big Book of Magic 73
Patrick Page The Jacket Clip The Big Book of Magic 76
Al Mann The Psychic Poker Player handcuffed, gaffed table The Third Ecstasy 20
Karl Fulves The Impromptu Holdout wristwatch, two methods Impromptu Holdouts 25
Karl Fulves Other Applications of sleeving
- Hofzinser Ace Problem with Aces in spectator's pocket
- Rising Card Hook-up
- Sticky Tape at outside of Sleeve
- Sleeving into Envelopes
Impromptu Holdouts 47
Danny Korem Korem Card to Pocket single card visually vanishes, removed from pants pocket, pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit 12
Danny Korem Single Card Vanish free-handed, pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit 12
Danny Korem Preferred Vanish of the Card free-handed, pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit 15
Danny Korem Scary Deck Switch pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit 17
Looy Simonoff Looy's Addition from thumb clip palm at table edge Here's My Card 104
Unknown Table Edge Holdout held with thumb at edge of table Transpo Trix 63
Danny Korem The UDT Card to Wallet pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 13
Danny Korem One Deck Premonition pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 20
Danny Korem Seven Signed Cards to the Pocket to pockets, teeth, wallet, pendulum holdoutRelated to The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 4
Edward Marlo Table Edge Holdout thumb clip position Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 69
Rovi Table Steal and Control card is secretly held out clipped to table top Rovi Reveals 36
Unknown Table Edge Heel Holdout Cardworks 137
Edward Marlo Marlo's Holdout sticky tape on body or table Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 22
Dr. James Nuzzo Dr. James Nuzzo's Bonus Idea sticky tape on body for cards Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 18
Edward Marlo Marlo's Combinations cards from under arm and pocket, sticky tape as holdout Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 20
Christian Scherer Scherer Thumb Hold Out Card News '82 113
Unknown Under-Belt Holdout More Self-Working Card Tricks 122
Edward Marlo Poor Man's Card to Balloon Also published here
  • MUM, Jan. 1982
At The Table 124
Danny Korem The Korem Deck Switch as deck is put in case, pendulum holdout Korem without Limits 170
Frederick Braue FB Palmaid gimmick on leg height with sticky substance to leave card there during spectator's shuffling (1936) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 11
Ben Harris Hanging Palm holding card at table edge below table Midnight Special 6
Edward Marlo Eidetic Change Choroagraphy routine with selection, table edge work, "choreography"Related to Riffling the Pasteboards 21
Bruce Cervon Chair Holdout sitting on cards Ultra Cervon 69
Edward Wase Production of Three Cards production of cards that come from sleeve with thread pull The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 8
Unknown Card under Knee La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 3 36
Charles Aste Jr., Unknown Undercover Cop cop position and transition at table edgeRelated to Card Finesse II 88
Tony Bartolotta Tony's Wallet temporary placement of card on sticky tape on shirt before later wallet load Crooked Tales 113
Karl Fulves Bug Holdout Load bug holdout below table Crooked Tales 23
Edward Marlo Loading from the Lap imp pass to thumb of other hand at table edge M.I.N.T. — Volume II 182
Edward Marlo The Marlo Shelf shelf at table edge
- Construction of the Shelf
VariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Aug. 1974
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 163
Edward Marlo Without Shelf or Clips thumbs alternately press card to table edge, switch M.I.N.T. — Volume II 184
Edward Marlo Some Observations lapping several cards and noice, holding card to table edge, credit information M.I.N.T. — Volume II 189
Edward Marlo Throw-Offs and Replacements table edge hold-out, imp passAlso published here M.I.N.T. — Volume II 260
Karl Fulves, John Scarne Undercover Work cards chosen under the table while performer holds deck, cards then named, three methods:
- Karl Fulves
- John Scarne & Karl Fulves
- Karl Fulves (two spectators take a card under the table, a match is predicted, both come up and have half a torn card)
Inspired byVariations The Fine Print (Issue 6) 133
John Derris One in Three finding matching cards of selection behind back Come A Little Closer 33
David Regal Jacket Edge Clip Close-Up & Personal 100
Ellis Stanyon Two Cards, Placed in the Centre of the Pack, Found on Top No. 7, pair of pseudo duplicates
- Improvement (one pair starts clipped behind coat)
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 34
Joshua Jay Watch Out Using watch as a holdout for a packet of cards Magic Atlas 129
Unknown The Knee Holdout Card College - Volume 4 967
Unknown The Trousers-fold Holdout Card College - Volume 4 966
John Cornelius The Card Clip to fix a deck behind a case or table edge The Award-Winning Magic of John Cornelius 160
George Murray Card Clip Holder The Book of Secrets 304
David Williamson Envelope Holdout stealing cards away to under an envelope Aunt Mary's Terrible Secret 11
David Williamson Envelope Holdout stealing cards away to under an envelope Aunt Mary's Terrible Secret 21
Unknown Wallet as Holdout card stuck underneath World Tour Lecture Notes - Set 1 14
Unknown Card under Knee The Magic of Ascanio — Studies of Card Magic 124
Edward Marlo Throw-Offs and Replacements table edge hold-out, imp passAlso published here Marlo on Erdnase 144
Karl Fulves Shirting as finger ring is pulled off finger Prolix (Issue 5) 313
Ken Krenzel Beneath Table Switch with knee holdout Relaxed Impossibilities 213
Karl Fulves Holdout Secrets - Part Three on vest hold-out, see also following itemsRelated to Prolix (Issue 6) 358
John Scarne Scarne's Vest Holdout deck switch Prolix (Issue 6) 358
Karl Fulves Sleeve Unlock cards held in sleeve by watch band or rubber band, two methods to get them loose Prolix (Issue 6) 360
Fred Robinson, Dr. Jacob Daley Table-Edge Hold-Out held by thumb, steal via riffle shuffle, see also Daley's Notebooks Nr. 558 The Magic of Fred Robinson 187
Tyler Wilson Armpit Holdout Reinventing the Real 65
Roberto Giobbi Body Hold-outs - Chair Hold-out
- Crook of the Knee Hold-out
- Sock Hold-out
- Trousers Fold Hold-out
The Art of Switching Decks 16
Daniel Madison Holdout Deal Doing a 'Bottom Deal' with a card in the left hand sleeve holdout Placebo 47
Steve Reynolds Stealing Cards 2 from vest pocket
- Into Palm Positions
- First Application
- Second Application
- Other Palm Positions
In-Vestment — Chapter One 17
Steve Reynolds Stealing Multiple Cards from vest pocket into palm
- First Technique (Squeeze Steal)
- Second Technique (Squeeze Add)
- Adjusting Packets
In-Vestment — Chapter One 20
Steve Reynolds Packet Switch using vest pocket holdout In-Vestment — Chapter One 24
Steve Reynolds Half-Deck Switch using vest pocket holdout In-Vestment — Chapter One 25
Steve Reynolds Full Deck Switch using vest pocket holdout, two methods In-Vestment — Chapter One 26
Guy Hollingworth Pendulum Holdout paper clip Renovations 20
Edo Huang Pitpocket temporarily loading a card unter armpit, card-to-pocket application Card Coffee Collective 94
Joseph Barry Impromptu Bug constructing bug/table-holdout for a card from card case Operandi (Issue 1) 8
John Cottle Portable Bug hiding bug/table-holdout for a card at card case Operandi (Issue 1) 8
Unknown The Scoot as chair is adjusted, deck under thigh The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 131
Unknown Using the Knee as a Holdout Roleplayer 21
Bruce Cervon Chair Holdout sitting on cards Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 57