76 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks / How to Gaff and Peel...
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown How to make a Card vanish, and finde it againe in a Nut duplicate card is split and printed side slit into nut beforehand, second nut filled with ink as joke when spectator opens it
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 19
Professor Hoffmann Making Double Facers
1876 Modern Magic 90
Unknown On Splitting brief, see also footnote on page 143
1889 Tricks with Cards 140
Unknown Making Double Facers
Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 24
Unknown Das präparierte Kartenspiel "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
making a stripper deck, applications: finding selections, Aces or separating reds and blacks
Oct. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
August Roterberg Prepared and Mechanical Cards
1897 New Era Card Tricks 219
Unknown Flash Paper Card
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 72
Eduard W. Lufa Die geteilte Karte on divided cards, making them, using gaffed cards
Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 132
Eduard W. Lufa Die Generalkarte card changed into four selections one by one
Dec. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 179
H. F. C. Suhr La carte du diable card vanishes in flash of fire, made from flash paper, ignites by itself
Jan. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 18
Unknown Making Double Facers splitting, brief
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 111
Eric F. Impey Double-Faced Cards how to split cards and make double facers or backers
1931 Try This One 7
Billy O'Connor To Make Cards "Slippery"
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 75
Eddie Clever Three in One Gaff
1934 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 1) 2
Jean Hugard Diachylon history and basic information, more sticky than rough-smooth
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 104
Unknown The Rough and Smooth Principle
1938 Greater Magic 530
Unknown Impromptu Markind of Cards - The Tooth Pick Method
1938 Greater Magic 479
Theodore Annemann Making Double Facers with peeling
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 384
Theodore Annemann The Roughened Card Formulae
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 71) 482
Unknown Peeling Cards
1940 Expert Card Technique 409
Theodore Annemann Dry Splitting remark
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 668
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Preparing the Stripper Deck
1941 The Stripper Deck 3
Al Baker "Roughing" It recipe & comments
Also published here 1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 158
Unknown Shrinking Gaff card shrinks to miniature card, see footnote
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 17
Eddie Joseph A Home-Made Cement for Card Work
1942 Greater Card Tricks 76
John Snyder Letter to Phoenix sarcastic letter about card splitting
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 67) 275
Unknown Appendix A where to obtain roughing fluid
1948 Rough & Smooth Possibilities
Eugene Gloye Construction of Folding Card with rubber pieces, folded in thirds, construction
1953 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 8
Unknown Making Double Facers
1958 Predictions 116
Jochen Zmeck Die Präparation how to gaff for rough-smooth, different recipes and how to apply them
1. Standard-Tinktur
2. Kolophonium-Lösung
3. Mastix-Lösung
Related to 1962 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 7
John Benzais Making Double Face Cards
1967 The Best of Benzais 27
Jochen Zmeck Die Präparation tips for applying rough-smooth
Related to 1967 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil III 4
Aldini How to Make your Own Special-Purpose Cards fanning decks, locator cards, double facer, double backer, strippers, Svengali, Mene-Tekel, Tel-O-Matic, peek decks, Brain Wave Ultra-Mental decks
1972 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 57) 285
John Blunt Fake Index Gaffs glueing matching index corner from card to another card
1973 Transcornered 3
Karl Fulves, John Standridge, Walter B. Graham Printing Fake Cards
1976 Interlocutor (Issue 7) 26
Terry Nosek Aging Cards shoe polish
1977 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 193) 964
Roger Crabtree, Jim Cozzens The Crabtree Connection
  • The Effect (can be handed out)
  • Requirements
  • Construction of the Display Set of Linked Cards
  • The Set to be torn
  • Performance
  • Notes
1978 The Crabtree Connection 4
Jim Cozzens The Jim Cozzens Instructions for preparing the Two Linked Cards
1978 The Crabtree Connection 13
Roger Woods Roger Woods Writes
Related to 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 10) 747
Harry Lorayne, Jim Cozzens, Roger Crabtree Linking Card Addenda preparation to really link two card frames
1979 Quantum Leaps 158
Unknown Splitting a card
1979 The Complete Card Linking 5
Unknown Eradicating Pips
1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 169
Unknown Fancy Colored Backs
Related to 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 170
Ed Brown Making Fake Index Court Cards
1981 Arcane (Issue 3) 31
Pete BanDrosky Splitting Cards how to split cards
1982 The Robin Hood Caper 3
Edward Marlo Finally making belly strippers
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 91
Lubor Fiedler Incredi-Change peeked-at card in packet vanishes, all backs change color (visually with acrobatic flap gaff)
Aug. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 949
Paul Sorrentino Apex Cardcase Color Change visual using acrobatic flap gimmick
Variations Aug. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 953
Unknown Scott's Rough recipe for roughing fluid
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 19
David Regal Half and Half signed card is torn, ONE half changes color
1987 Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 125
Bob Ostin My Method for Making Double Faced Cards
1989 The British Close-Up Magic Symposium 1989 9
Gary Ouellet, Walter E. Cummings Close Up Hint On the Preparation of Playing Cards, using soap
Variations 1990 Close Up Illusions 138
Bob Farmer Where to get Marked Cards, Loaded Dice and Double-Headed Coins
1994 Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 4
Unknown Splitting Cards
1994 Close-Up File 75
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note credit information on gaffed cards and splitting
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 122
Ron Bauer Repairing and Aging Gypsy Curse Cards
2000 Sudden Death Gypsy Curse 15
Ross Bertram Roughing Cards tip
2003 Tricks 93
Jack Avis Card Splitting Tips
2006 Rara Avis 110
Ed Brown Marking Ink specific brand of ink
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 65
Rene Clement Making Fake Index Card
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 194
Chris Mayhew Holes - The Gimmick constructing hole cards required for subsequent routines
Inspired by 2009 A Clockwork Apple 31
Tom Stone Black Art Card construction of card with black back
2011 Maelstrom 70
Ryan Schlutz How to Print on Cards "Personalizing the Experience"
2011 Making the Cut 127
Wolfgang Moser Trick-Druck how to make gaffed cards with a printer
2011 Kreationen 13
Roberto Giobbi Splitting Cards object put in split card, idea
2016 Hidden Agenda (Issue July 19) 207
Ming Tou Tips on Making Gaff Cards
2016 The Ace Assembly All-Star Lecture Notes 58
Vanni Bossi Cornered three locator cards
  • The Incised Corner
  • The Thin Corner
  • The Jointed Corner
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 65
Bob Farmer Marked Cards three-way marking system
  • The System
  • Materials for Marking
2017 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 7
Bob Farmer Material & References marking pens, corner rounders, Soap, Teflon powder
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 1
Bob Farmer, Tony Kardyro Treating the Cards with cashmere bouquet soap and teflon powder, also for faro shuffles
Related to 2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 56
Ryan Plunkett, Michael Feldman How to Cut Cards
  • Purchase
  • Card Trimmer
  • Stripper Jig (Eoin O'Hare)
  • Paper Cutter
  • "Bathroom Strippers"
  • Rounding Corners
Related to 2017 A New Angle 18
Kieron Johnson How to Waterproof Cards how to treat cards before freezing them in water or using them with water
2018 The Time Traveller 60
Steph Lacasse The Real Secrets of Card Trimming about Slim Card Co
2018 Operandi (Issue 4) 20
Steph Lacasse Trimmers Explained... different types of trimmers and cutters
  • Rotary Trimmer
  • O'Hare Stripper Jig
  • Negative Trimmer
  • Lassen Trimmer
  • Bushey Trimmer
  • Corner Rounder
2018 Operandi (Issue 4) 26
Tom Gagnon Soaping the Faro
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 339
Steve Forte Appendix - Marked Card Summary
  • 1. Foreign Substances
  • 2. Removing Part of the Printed Design
  • 3. Changing the Shape
  • 4. Other Alterations
  • 5. Touch Work
  • 6. Exploiting Manufacturing Variances
  • 7. Invisible Spectrum
  • 8. Asymmetries
  • 9. Defects
  • 10. Esoteric Systems
  • Summary
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1057