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Unknown To tell what Card a Person pitches on, without seeing the Card till you find it in the Pack cards shown one by one and stopped at selection, simple overhand shuffle control Breslaw's Last Legacy 65
Unknown For a Person to chuse a Card, you not supposed to know what it is, and then for the Person to hold the Cards between his Finger and Thumb, to strike them all out of his Hand but the very Card he had taken. "This is called the Nerve Trick" Breslaw's Last Legacy 61
Unknown Second Method 21 card trick, also with general numberVariations Modern Magic 43
Unknown Another Mode of Discovering a Card Thought of twenty-five cards, different dealing pattern Modern Magic 55
Unknown A Card having been thought of, to make such Card Vanish from the Pack, and be Discovered wherever the Performer pleases 27 cards, card palmed out and multiple endings suggested (pocket, transformation, on chair, ...) Modern Magic 83
Unknown To Let all the Cards fall, save the One Chosen long card or stripper deck Modern Magic 62
Unknown The Jumping Cards "Two or three Cards having been drawn, returned, and shuffled, to make them jump out of the Pack"
using prop box
Modern Magic 130
Unknown Third Method spectators remember cards and their positions Modern Magic 44
Unknown Several Persons having each drawn Two Cards, which have been Returned and Shuffled, to make each Couple Appear in Succession, one at the top and the other at the bottom of the Pack "The Ladies' Looking-glass", favorite of Comte Modern Magic 99
Unknown To Cut at the Chosen Card stripper, long card, or ungaffed after spectator shuffle (palm) Modern Magic 62
Unknown A Card having been Chosen and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to Produce the Chosen Card instantly in various ways long card or stripper deck, see following tricks Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Divide the Pack into several Packets on the Table, allowing the Company to stop you at any Moment, and to cause the Top Card of the Heap last made to Change into the Chosen Card wide card as key card Modern Magic 65
Unknown Various Modes of Disclosing a Discovered Card - First Method deck hit out of spectator's hand, "staring him in the face" Modern Magic 44
Unknown Fourth Method equivoque procedure Modern Magic 45
Unknown Several Cards having been freely chosen by the Company, Returned and Shuffled, and the Pack placed in a Person's Pocket, to make such Person draw out one by one the chosen Cards spectator extracts (top) card from his pocket, favorite of Herrmann Modern Magic 106
Unknown A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to divide the Pack into several Heaps on the Table, and to cause the Drawn Card to appear in such heap as the Company may choose Modern Magic 114
Unknown A Card having been drawn and returned, and the Pack shuffled, to place on the Table six Rows of six Cards each, and to discover the chosen Card by a throw of the Dice Modern Magic 116
Unknown To discover a card mentally selected - First Method
- Second Method
Tricks with Cards 68
Unknown Another Method 27-card trick with card-to-any-number table Tricks with Cards 87
Unknown Jumping Cards "To Make Selected Cards Jump out of the Pack"
king of mechanical houlette
Tricks with Cards 168
Unknown The Magic Mirror deck laid on mirror, name appears on mirror (breathing glass), mirror turned, only selection sticks to mirror Tricks with Cards 179
Unknown The Charmed Bullet and the Black Cloth Target nine shuffled cards stuck to board covered with black cloth, performer shoots on board and hits selection Tricks with Cards 182
Unknown The China Plate and Flying Cards deck laid on plate, selections fly out horizontallyRelated to Tricks with Cards 185
Bland The Card-Catching Plate four cards appear attached to rim of plate when deck is thrown at it Tricks with Cards 187
Unknown The Magic Star and Cabalistic Pointer six cards in star configuration, an arrow pivots and stops at selections Tricks with Cards 201
Louis Comte The Ladies' Looking-Glass last pair caught from shower of cards Tricks with Cards 117
Unknown Blindfold Location multiple cards by touch Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown Tricks with Long Cards simple location of a card, either by using long card as key or by forcing long card Tricks with Cards 41
Unknown To discover a Chosen Card by the Throw of a Pair of Dice forcing pack Tricks with Cards 92
Unknown, Prof. M. Verbeck "Stop!" "Three Cards having been drawn by Three different Persons, to make them appear at such Numbers in the Pack as the Drawers or any other Person my select"
three-way or two-way forcing pack
Tricks with Cards 125
Unknown Multiple Selection Routine five cards in five different ways Tricks with Cards 206
Unknown The "Nerve" Feat deck hit out of spectator's hand, "staring him in the face", see also page 42 Tricks with Cards 70
Unknown The Pack being divided into two Heaps on the Table and a Card taken from each Heap and placed in the other: to discover such Cards two methods (odd/even or bridge) Tricks with Cards 81
Unknown Clairvoyance by Touch chosen card is extracted from deck in spectator's pocket, the repeat in which spectator extracts right card Tricks with Cards 113
Unknown A Card having been Thought of by one Spectator, to offer the Pack to another, and cause him to draw the same Card psychological force & out Tricks with Cards 132
Unknown Sixth Method Inspired by More Magic 23
Unknown The ''Twenty-Seven Card" Trick "To cause a Card selected by oneSpectator to appear at such number in the Pack as another Spectator may indicate"
piles picked up according to a table so thought-of card ends up in any position
More Magic 32
Bland The Enchanted Hand-Mirror deck on hand-held mirror, mirror turned over, only selection sticks, magnetism More Magic 128
Unknown The Black Cloth Target. Another Magic Pistol nine shuffled cards stuck to board covered with black cloth, performer shoots on board and hits selection More Magic 111
Unknown The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket More Magic 124
Gordon Wigan To Change Three Cards, placed in the Pocket of a Spectator, into Three Others previously chosen Related to More Magic 48
Unknown Methods of Identifying a Chosen Card - Fourth Method concave bridge in rest of deck More Magic 22
Unknown Fifth Method nailnick as selection is replaced underneath fan More Magic 22
Unknown A Card being freely Chosen from the Pack, replaced, and the Pack shuffled, to make any Given Card Change to the one Chosen control, palm & top change More Magic 40
Unknown Die magnetische Karte No. 42, performer holds cards, spectator slaps deck out of hand and only selection remains, magnetic force presentation Der Kartenkünstler 51
Unknown Die materialisierte Geisterhand No. 9, doll hand pulls selected cards out of deckRelated to Der Kartenkünstler 75
Unknown Die Karten in der Brusttasche No. 1, deck placed in breast pocket of spectator, selections from another deck inserted in pocketed deck, performer takes them out by touch, one deck slightly bigger Der Kartenkünstler 3
Unknown Der Kartenkünstler als Hellseher No. 34, four cards chosen, deck placed in spectator's pocket, number named, cards removed and card at that number is first selection, repeated three more times Der Kartenkünstler 40
Unknown Eine gezogene Karte aufzufinden No. 29, key card palmed onto selection Der Kartenkünstler 34
Unknown Dasselbe Kunststück in anderer Ausführung No. 30, selection found by weighing each card Der Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Non plus ultra No. 49, spectator removes three cards from new deck and places them under handkerchief, performer touches cards through handkerchief, they are replaced and found, punched through handkerchief Der Kartenkünstler 58
Unknown Non plus ultra Eine Kartensoirée No. 7
four cards chosen, placed under handkerchief, then shuffled into deck, found by performer, cards punched on the fly with needle attached to ring
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 42
Unknown Das bezauberte Messer No. 21, card named above knife pushed-in by spectator, bottom card dragged along Der Kartenkünstler 26
Unknown Das Nennen jeder Karte im Spiel oder das bezauberte Messer borrowed pocket knife stabbed into borrowed deck, performer repeatedly names card above knife, bottom card glimpsed and slipped to stabbed spot Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 9
Unknown Der magische Degen No. 2, sword used to stab selection blindfolded, deck scattered on floor, deck switch for short deck when fetching sword Der Kartenkünstler 4
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card thought of and removed from new deck and noted on piece of paper, shuffled back and deck distributed on floor, stabbed with optionally borrowed sword Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 138
Unknown Die Anziehungskraft des Goldes No. 9, spectator places object on a card, it is the selection Der Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Der wahrsagende Würfel No. 15, deck cut into six piles by spectator, number chosen with die, selection is in designated pile, card palmed out and added onto correct pile Der Kartenkünstler 106
Unknown Vingt-un Twenty-One Card Trick, but card is at the end palmed out and an envelope with a duplicate from an envelope index presented Der moderne Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Eine Karte am Geruch erkennen locating a card because of its smell, key card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 102
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 2. second application, two cards chosen among ten card packet and then located Der moderne Kartenkünstler 119
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Non plus ultra several cards chosen, placed under handkerchief, then shuffled into deck, found by performer, cards punched on the fly Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Noli me tangere several cards on table, spectators turn cards end for end and performer identifies which ones, one-way punch mark Der moderne Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Der allwissende Künstler four selections shuffled into deck, piles made and selection choses pile with selections Der moderne Kartenkünstler 79
Unknown Eine Karte am Gewicht zu erkennen selection found by carefully weighing cards one by one Der moderne Kartenkünstler 75
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Einzig unfehlbare Manier, um vom Publikum gemerkte Karten zu erraten strange force of fourth card from top Der moderne Kartenkünstler 29
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das mysteriöse Würfelchen selection in deck, deck dealt into six piles, spectator throws die which identifies the pile with the selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 231
Unknown Kartenspiel und Würfel card chosen and lost, six piles made by performer, spectator throws die and the number indicates the pile with the selection
- 1. Ausführung (six banks of the same six cards each, separated by wide cards)
- 2. Ausführung (ungaffed)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 67
Unknown Prädestinieren remember and forget with one spectator and additional prediction in double envelope Der moderne Kartenkünstler 47
Unknown Nennen mehrerer gezogener Karten cards chosen, then deck switched and cards returned, cards identified because they are twice in deck or because one deck is short Der moderne Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown Das Wiederfinden der Karten two cards are lost and found, divided deck, either red-black or odd-even Der moderne Kartenkünstler 103
Unknown Das bezauberte Messer spectator stabs knife into shuffled deck, performer names card, bottom card slipped into position Der moderne Kartenkünstler 28
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card stabbed on floor, control with short deck and deck switch Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Unknown Das Erraten einer gedachten Karte spectator remembers card and its positionRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 62
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Prädestinationsgabe two decks, spectator remembers one and its position in one deck, then he counts down in second deck from position to previously predicted number, selection is thereRelated toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 111
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Prädestinationsgabe two decks, spectator remembers one and its position in one deck, then he counts down in second deck from position to previously predicted number, selection is thereAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 161
Unknown Der Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler spectator touches card named by performer in face-down fan, under-the-fan force with bottom card dragged to other side Der moderne Kartenkünstler 38
Unknown Das Wiederfinden zweier Karten matrix-layout, magician's choice of two cardsRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 50
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Prof. Hofzinser's Geheimnis "Die isolierte Karte", spectator locates card via matrix-layout of deck on table and magician's choiceRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 51
Unknown Die Macht des Goldes spectator places coin on card, it's the selection, two methods Der moderne Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Die rätselhafte Harmonie spectator choses same card as other spectator, key card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 102
Unknown The Acrobatic Cards four cards jump out of borrowed hatRelated to New Era Card Tricks 180
Unknown Air Pressure Turnover Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 151
Unknown Four Cards Caught At The Finger Tips duplicates New Era Card Tricks 103
Unknown I. Methode spectator says stop during deal and remembers the card, key card location Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 150
Unknown II. Methode spectator says stop during deal and remembers the card Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 150
Unknown Das Auffinden einer gedachten Karte spectator remembers card and its position from top by stopping performer's deal, deck cut (bottom card is key card), card ends up at its original position Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 149
Unknown The Pierced Card blindfolded, deck crimp location New Era Card Tricks 136
Unknown Apparent Second Sight freely chosen cards are located behind back, secret punching of selections through handkerchiefRelated to New Era Card Tricks 76
Unknown Free Choice & Deck Switch card freely chosen, then deck switched and card returned, card located because it is twice in the deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 64
Unknown The Lost Found performer removes sets of four cards from behind back and asks whether selection is among them, once the spectator says yes the card is located, estimation of position of cardRelated to New Era Card Tricks 71
Unknown The Card, Ribbon and Envelope selection in deck, other selection pierced an threaded on ribbon, ribbon-card changes to first selection, second selection travels to envelop New Era Card Tricks 106
Unknown The Spectator as Conjurer spectator shoots chosen number of pins on shower of cards with pistol, they're found in selection New Era Card Tricks 95
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks (glued or sewn in a way that they can be slightly spread and riffled)Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11) 166
Unknown Die Karten auf Wanderschaft four pairs of cards chosen, Ladies' Looking Glass revelation, last pair apparently forgotten and then caught from shower Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 182
Unknown Muscle Reading Location Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 85
Unknown Transformation via Top Change wrong card changes into right one via top change, short routine Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 54
Hugo Schrader Das Erraten dreier gedachter Karten three people are shown two cards each, they should remember one of them, they's found, two divided picture cards and a Seven/Eight of Clubs Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 124
Unknown Der Kartenteller No. 5, three cards chosen, deck placed on plate and covered with paper or handkerchief, selections shoot out from plate into audience one by one, secret mechanism at bottom of plateRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 68
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde No. 13, deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocksAlso published here Der Amateurzauberer 88
Charles Arbre Denken und Vergessen two cards chosen by a spectator and replaced, one named and one "forgotten", named appears at named number, other one chosen by another spectatorVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6) 86
Eduard W. Lufa Zum Kartenkunststück "Denken und Vergessen" details on the strike second deal which was not explained earlier, bottom deal mentionedInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 134
Eduard W. Lufa Halt! three cards selected, card dealt into hat one by one, each spectator says stop during the deal and the performer is holding the spectator's selection at that moment, second deck cut into four piles, one pile selected and all its cards predicted in envelope, then first deck changes into one-way force deck of each of the three selections one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 147
David Tobias Bamberg "Die wievielte Karte?" spectator cuts to a card and replaces, then remembers its position from the face, performer claims to make it the twenty-sixth card, count started from remembered positionRelated toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 7) 100
Arthur Toskana My Darling card named by spectator, three cards chosen and tabled, then one of those chosen, it is the named selection, trying for verbal King of Hearts force Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 2) 19
Carl Willmann Die Karte aus der Brusttasche deck placed in pocket, cards removed one by one, at named position the selection is removed, also with multiple selections Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1) 3
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Denken und Vergessen "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste I."
with three divided cards
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 2) 20
Francis King Das Erraten einer gedachten Karte card and its position remembered, performer removes a card and places it in his pocket, position counted to and card is gone, it is shown to be the one in the pocket Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 70
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Könige "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste V."
card thought of, three cards chosen from a chosen packet, another card quickly taken out of pocketed deck by spectator, assembly, three double facers
Related toAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 84
Unknown Catching Two Cards at Fingertips "Favorite Sleights for Terminating Tricks" The Expert at the Card Table 169
L. Graham Lewis Novel Discovery of a Chosen Card table with deck on top tilted, only selection remains on table, thread with wax The Modern Conjurer 71
S. W. Erdnase The Top and Bottom Production ladies looking glass The Expert at the Card Table 200
Unknown Der Kartenfang am Taschentuch deck thrown up by spectator, ungaffed handkerchief shaken into shower and selection appears at end of handkerchief Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 36
Mademoiselle Patrice Discovering a Card Shuffled into Pack Blindfolded The Modern Conjurer 102
S. W. Erdnase The Divining Rod blindfoldedRelated to The Expert at the Card Table 174
Unknown Leaving Selected Card in Hand of Spectator hitting deck out of his hand The Expert at the Card Table 169
Phantome Das Herausfinden zweier von einer fremden Person gezogenen Karten aus dem Spiel two cards found behind back, duplicates Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 165
Unknown Die drei Kartenakrobaten deck tossed up onto head of performer, three selections remain standing on performer's head Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 2) 18
Carl Willmann Jetzt! stop trick with three cards, triple forcing deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 120
Ben-Zur Das Band der Sympathie spectator stops performer's deal right at selection, spectator pulls ribbon at performer's wrist to indicate stop Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 37
Ben-Zur Unglaublich, aber wahr! deck shuffled, spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card and replaces top half, performer removes sets of four cards from behind back and asks whether selection is among them, once the spectator says yes the card is located, estimation of packet thicknessRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 106
Unknown Ein nie versagender Trick card and its position remembered, dealing procedure, number asked for and card then locatedInspired by Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 122
A. J. Gedankenerraten mit Hülfe eines Kartenspieles card and its position remembered and later card found and three other selections produced from pocket Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 167
Carl Willmann Das Kartenrätsel four selections shuffled back, deck delt into piles of four cards each, all selections are in chosen pile Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 36
A. J. Die Anziehungskraft gezogener Karten spectator finds his own card, using an unexplained switch of a card for a palmed card Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 165
Unknown Card Discovered by Sense of Touch touched card appears face-up on deck after shuffle The Art of Magic 98
Unknown Divination Extraordinaire ten cards chosen and returned, performer deals deck into four piles, one contains all selections The Art of Magic 173
Unknown The Card in the Pocket card and its position thought-of, divined and placed in pocket, Lazy Man's Card to Pocket, two handlingRelated to The Art of Magic 92
T. Nelson Downs The Ubiquitous Cards (Second Method) two peeked-at cards appear when spectator calls stop The Art of Magic 162
Nate Leipzig The Ubiquitous Cards three peeked-at cards, three times stop trick performed, last time with spectator dealing, with variation with numbers instead of "stop" The Art of Magic 157
Unknown The Transfixed Cards The Art of Magic 174
John Northern Hilliard The Transfixed Pack deck wrapped in paper, knife thrust between selections, two methods, for credit information see Parrish referenceVariations The Art of Magic 52
Unknown The Stabbed Card using sticky card to control selection The Art of Magic 127
Unknown Second Method - The Test of Nerve knocking cards except selection out of spectator's grip, "staring him in the face", showing it's not on top or bottom The Art of Magic 43
T. Nelson Downs Fourth Method spectator peeks at a card in his own hands and it is found, estimation and stack, "the bungling and unobserving performer will meet his Waterloo in this experiment" The Art of Magic 152
Unknown Third Method four cards laid out on table, spectator throws die and counts to card which is selection The Art of Magic 44
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Gleiche Gedanken (Erste Ausführung) two cards are selected from a deck, performer finds same card in second deck placed in his pocketAlso published here Kartenkünste 6
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Vier Könige card thought of, then a spectator extracts it from pocket, three matching cards found, then assembly, four double facersRelated toAlso published here Kartenkünste 69
C. O. Williams To Discover and Pocket (Before Asking Any Question) the Card Thought of by a Spectator spectator remembers card and its position, performer removes it and puts it in his pocketAlso published here Later Magic 573
C. O. Williams To Discover and Pocket (Before Asking Any Question) the Card Thought of by a Spectator spectator remembers card and its position, performer removes it and puts it in his pocketAlso published here Magical Titbits 19
Stanley Collins Will! fifteen cards stick to the hand, all fall except three selections, gaffed card and ring Original Magical Creations 36
Charles T. Jordan The Pack that Cuts Itself No. 19, rubber banded deck cuts itself at selectionVariations Thirty Card Mysteries 56
James J. Moren With the Mind's Eye No. 8, dressed-up key card location, blindfolded Thirty Card Mysteries 35
Charles T. Jordan Leave it to the Aces No. 22, Aces pushed in deck, named Ace lies next to selection, using Diagonal Palm ShiftVariations Thirty Card Mysteries 64
Charles T. Jordan Change Your Mind? No. 27, one of two cards thought-of, replaced, found Thirty Card Mysteries 72
Charles T. Jordan The Dealing Dovetail Detection No. 5, card is found after lots of real shuffling Thirty Card Mysteries 25
Charles T. Jordan The Bare-Faced Detection No. 13, card chosen by cutting, found with the faced towards the spectators at all timesRelated to
  • "Exact Location" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
Thirty Card Mysteries 45
Charles T. Jordan The Full Hand No. 7, four spectators select four cards each, those sixteen cards are riffle shuffled by performer and dropped in hat, performer takes out the cards of each spectator without looking Thirty Card Mysteries 30
Charles T. Jordan Close Range Mind Reading No. 1, cards riffle shuffled once, low values removed, remaining thirty-two cards dealt into two piles, one card moved over and located, interlocking chains Thirty Card Mysteries 11
Charles T. Jordan Long Distance Mind Reading No. 2, card trick performed via mail, deck riffle shuffled once and cut in two halves, one card moved from one half to the other and either half mailed backAlso published here Thirty Card Mysteries 12
Charles T. Jordan The Premo No. 3, card located after three riffle shuffles, interlocking chains, optional with marked deck or blindfolded Thirty Card Mysteries 17
Charles T. Jordan A Novel Detection No. 4, spectator counts down cards and remembers the last one, halves riffle shuffled together, interlocking chains Thirty Card Mysteries 22
Charles T. Jordan The New Pack Detection No. 7, deck is split in two and two cards selected and exchanged, both cards are divinedAlso published here Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 15
Charles T. Jordan The Stabbed Pair No. 6, spectator stabs knife in paper-wrapped deck between two selections Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 14
Charles T. Jordan The Five Guesses No. 10, by asking five questions selection is found Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 23
Charles T. Jordan Divino No. 5, deck dealt into two piles, card at position in one half remembered, deck pocketed, number named, card at that position is selectionRelated to Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 11
Charles T. Jordan The Life Saver No. 8, single card location, from new deck orderAlso published here Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 17
Charles T. Jordan The 49-Card Trick twenty-one card trick with forty-nine cardsRelated to The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 17
Charles T. Jordan The Four-to-One Detection similar to the 21 card trick, with sixteen cards, different layout & redistribution The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 10
Charles T. Jordan The Master Stop Trick four cards are selected and placed back in the deck, spectator deals through the deck and performer stops him at the selections, except the last one which is found in the performer's pocket The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 7
Charles T. Jordan The Impenetrable Stop Trick performer tells spectator to stop when before he deals selectionRelated to The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 25
Charles T. Jordan The Discard Trick two cards chosen by fair cuts, spectator deals into piles and left-over cards are keys for selectionsRelated to
  • "Exact Location" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Charles T. Jordan The Dead Easy Location The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 15
Charles T. Jordan The Nifty Key VariationsAlso published here The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 15
Charles T. Jordan The Take a Peek Card Trick four groups shuffled, card chosen and by looking at the section it came from it is divined The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Oswald Rae New Card an Board two selections appear pinned on board, with drawing pins and handkerchief Between Ourselves 1
Oswald Rae A Novel Card Effect two selections are produced under handkerchief, duplicates Between Ourselves 9
Oswald Rae A One-Handed Card Trick card from top reversed at bottom, Charlier Cut grip, as location of selected card Between Ourselves 15
Louis Nikola Locating Card chosen and lost, magician divines card and position in deck after shuffles and cutsAlso published here The Nikola Card System 27
Louis Nikola To Pick Out Any Card Called For Behind The Back Also published here The Nikola Card System 41
Louis Nikola To Pick Out A Card Chosen And Replaced The Nikola Card System 41
Louis Nikola To Produce Cards Called For From the Pocket Also published here The Nikola Card System 41
Louis Nikola A Subtle Game Cards in four spectator's hands are slowly eliminated until only their selection remans in their handsRelated toAlso published here The Nikola Card System 44
Jack Merlin A Routine of Sleights at the Card Table - cards in spectator's pocket, card fished out very fast
- second and bottom dealing expose
Merlin at the Card Table 2
Jack Merlin Another Red and Black Effect a red card and a black card are selected, after the shuffle the deck is separated and in one hand are all red cards and the black selection and in the other hand vice versa Merlin's Master Manipulations 11
Jack Merlin Vibrating Cards three selection produced one handed from the middle of the deck, pulled out with the thumb one by one Merlin's Master Manipulations 13
Jack Merlin Ink Card Used in Conjunction with Count Tricks Merlin's Master Manipulations 14
Jack Merlin Inked Card as Key Card in tabled spread Merlin's Master Miracles 21
Jack Merlin The Tip Up Find spectator cuts to selectionAlso published here Merlin's Master Miracles 6
Jack Merlin Causing A Spectator to Do a Change spectator tries to change card by slapping on it, selection is found on the bottom, jokeAlso published here Merlin's Master Miracles 6
Jack Merlin Crimp for a Table Spread crimping the selection while pushing the cards towards the spectator to be shuffled Merlin's Master Miracles 21
Jack Merlin Glide example as a stop trick Merlin's Master Manipulations 8
Jack Merlin Production of Chosen Card by Riffling Pack from One Hand to the Other selection is at place where spectator stops, springing cards from one hand to the otherAlso published here Merlin's Master Miracles 5
Jack Merlin Here There and Everywhere ambitious card, then stop trick, twice the card is at the stopped position Merlin's Master Miracles 15
Jack Merlin Super Mental Card Effect thought of card is found on number performer says in cut half, alternative ending, card stab Merlin's Master Miracles 17
Oswald Rae Rae's Ten-Card Trick spectator removes ten cards and selects one, performer puts cards in pocket and removes selection, duplicates Sub Rosa 1
Oswald Rae A Remarkable Coincidence spectator cuts deck in three piles, remembers a card and cuts it back, second spectator locates card, two key cards Sub Rosa 14
Theodore Annemann Count Your Card! spectator counts down, uses this value to count down again, third time selection shows upVariations The Book Without A Name 17
Tom Sellers Turn Up cards dropped onto table one by one, only selection turns over Magical Pleasantries 14
Tom Sellers Tips Magical Pleasantries 16
Laurie Ireland The Card and Mousetrap Ireland Writes a Book 32
Tom Sellers A Deceptive Card Trick Sellers' Secrets 9
Tom Sellers Push - A Novel Card Trick packed pushed from deck with pencil Magical Pleasantries 15
Theodore Annemann One in Fourteen deck is cut, card remembered and shuffled among thirteen other cards, selection is found The Book Without A Name 13
Theodore Annemann Whichever You Please The Book Without A Name 16
Theodore Annemann The Four-Pile Location one-way backs The Book Without A Name 30
Laurie Ireland They Do It Themselves Card Trick dubious method Ireland Writes a Book 8
Theodore Annemann The Genii Cut-Deck Location deck cut behind performer's back, one-way packRelated to The Book Without A Name 33
Tom Sellers Card and Number card found at number the performer says Magical Pleasantries 22
Laurie Ireland The Two Card Trick spectator picks any named card, brief, memorized deck Ireland Writes a Book 18
Laurie Ireland A Card is Called For spectator cuts at any named card, brief, memorized deck Ireland Writes a Book 18
Ralph W. Hull Topsy Turvy Cards: (1) A Card Detective reversed card appears in deck, its value is used to count to selection "Eye-Openers" 10
Al Baker Al Baker's Poker Face short card, cards found as they are riffled before the spectators' eyes The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 486
Al Baker The Two-Card Location one-wayRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 481
Ralph W. Hull (4) Spectator's Name Spells Card performer stabs reversed card in deck behind back, from that point on the spectator's name is used to spell to card "Eye-Openers" 12
Lu Brent Can You Imagine!! (An unusual card effect) Spectator apparently able to predict magician's selected card Novel Magic 36
Tom Sellers A Pretty Card Turnover air-pressure turnover in the hands, deck dropped and caught with same hand More Secrets 15
Ralph W. Hull Hull's "Never Miss" Card Trick selection appears at chosen position, repeat with apparent failure and transformation
- reverse count and packet turnover bluff
- slip-back deal count
More "Eye-Openers" 19
Unknown The Three Packets Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 77
Victor Farelli The Partagas "Sell" Related to Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 79
Ralph W. Hull Magic Touch Versus Mental Thought card and its position thought-of, divined and placed in pocket, Lazy Man's Card to PocketRelated to More "Eye-Openers" 14
Al Baker "Say When!" two cards, partial forcing deckRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 91
Victor Farelli The "Do-it-Yourself" Discovery spectator stabs top card reversed next to his selection behind the back Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 95
Unknown Behind Back Stabbing Force Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 8
Al Baker The Finger Points reading body language, thought-of card The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 88
Ernando Veneri The Veneri Discovery crimping selection as it is pushed into deck Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 65
Unknown Crimp and Riffle Location deck is crimped Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 70
Theodore Annemann A Quaint Happening two decks, spectator selects card from one, performer finds duplicate in other deck by counting down value of selectionRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 36
Unknown A Rising Card Comedy apparently invisible thread makes card move Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 52
Theodore Annemann The Tune Detective card found by dealing to selected song lyric / beatRelated toAlso published here SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 31
Theodore Annemann A Couple of Cards Get Together two selections come together on top despite the spectator's overhand shuffleRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 20
Tom Sellers Steps unusual selection procedure Card Tricks That Work 3
Theodore Annemann Fair and Square suit rotation stackRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 24
Tom Sellers Stop! using hat with slit Card Tricks That Work 17
Theodore Annemann The Last of the Think Stop Tricks two cards, think stop by selecting number between one and ten, duplicates SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 28
Theodore Annemann A Card is Found Once More Related toVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 9
Theodore Annemann The Challenge of the Year long distance location, one-way backsRelated toAlso published here SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 15
Al Baker A Dirty Trick stacked, daub The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 493
Theodore Annemann An Alternate Detection alternating one-way backsRelated toVariationsAlso published here SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 11
Tom Sellers Take It or Leave It selection remains in spectator's grip when deck is pulled out, variation of "hitting the pack" stunt Card Tricks That Work 18
Al Baker Out on Location interestingAlso published here The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 489
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Eight-In-A-Row Location location from a packet, one-way backs SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 13
Theodore Annemann The Mind in Retrospect SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 16
Theodore Annemann The $ 1,000 Test Card Location stacked, riskyRelated toVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 43
Theodore Annemann A Cute and Quick Location value of another card is used to count down to selection The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 69
Nate Leipzig A Novel Reverse Discovery Leipzig Opener Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 96
Orville Wayne Meyer The Ribbon That Made Good ribbon attached to wrong card, when pulled out is right card, sticky card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 43
Theodore Annemann A Trick with the Fan Location card selected from face-up deck is found face-down The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 11) 55
Al Baker Gee!! Deck vanishVariations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 103
Russell T. Wise The Card That Isn't! wrong tabled card shows up again, see also Fechter's "I've Got A Surprise For You!" The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 6) 23
Al Baker Your Pulse Tells spectator's index finger finds card, thick card ("click") The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 108
El Ray The Fan Location crimp below fan The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 11) 54
Unknown The Moving Finger Mental Magic with Cards 11
Al Baker Unsight and Unseen finding two chosen cards in pocket, short packVariations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 110
Al Baker Pass the Salt! using salt, one card of three The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 116
Unknown The Six Piles six cards on top and bottom of a suit Mental Magic with Cards 12
Al Baker Lost and Found divided deck, one riffle shuffle by spectator The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 114
Theodore Annemann The Face Up - Face Down Location using one-way faces and backs The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 44
Unknown Thought Card Discovered pin marking through handkerchief Mental Magic with Cards 13
Unknown A Test Discovery nail punch, naming position of selection Mental Magic with Cards 13
Unknown Various Presentations of the One Way Deck Principle Mental Magic with Cards 20
Unknown The Automatic Speller no-touch, procedure heavy Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 101
Audley Walsh The 32 Card Mystery Also published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 86
Victor Farelli Variation Alternative handling to Three Sevens to get rid of side steal "Lend Me Your Pack" 21
Victor Farelli Three Sevens Variation on 21 card trick, card ends up in magician's pocket, meant to catch knowledgeable spectators off-guard "Lend Me Your Pack" 20
Francis Carlyle The Card that Finds Itself Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 152
Unknown The Shipwreck selection remains in hat, application of Spring Palm Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 133
Unknown The Five Card Fan five cards pushed through deck until one remains Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 157
Victor Farelli Loo Lung or The Chinese Coin Magician locates two cards by a lot of dealing and equivoque to eliminate piles, with a bit of gambling theme (Euchre and Loo Lung) Lend Me Your Pack 44
Jean Hugard Your Card, Sir? cards torn up in four pieces are put in hat, corners of selection found in mess Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 160
Victor Farelli El Naipe y la Corbata (name means The Card and Cravat in Cervantes) Deck wrapped in silk tie, allowed to drop, everything drops except selection is attached to end of silk tie (cravat) Lend Me Your Pack 24
Theodore Annemann Trickery! one of five cards is located under fair conditions, duplicates The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 137
John Braun, Theodore Annemann Cards in the Cases fair selection is found in second deck, set-up The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 25) 158
Unknown A "Stop" Trick spectator says stop during springing flourish, application of Spring Palm Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 132
Frank Lane An Indetectable Stop Trick Ace, Three, Five, Seven, Nine alternating set-up Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 146
Unknown Curious Coincidence Related to Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 149
Unknown The Mystic Cut Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 99
Frank Lane Count-Down see no. 9, stranger card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 102
U. F. Grant Sure Locator locator card turns over Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 169
Unknown Phenominal Thought Cards selection is found by sense of touch blindfolded, punch marked key card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 83
U. F. Grant The Spotter Cards card reverses itself and indicates position of selection, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
Unknown Divining Deck chosen card indicates position of selectionRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 191
Unknown Count Your Cards some cards are counted down and then selection is found, set-upVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 194
William Larsen Self Working Mystery spectator takes card and its value leads to previous selection, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 196
Theodore Annemann A Quaint Happening two decks, spectator selects card from one, performer finds duplicate in other deck by counting down value of selectionRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 214
Unknown Face Up Location top card is fed next to face up card beneath spread Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 333
Milton Sleight of Foot deck is kicked with foot and splits at selection, salt Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 39
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 2. basic application, air pressure turnover Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown The Turned Card air pressure turnover, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Unknown The Blown Card card is apparently blown out of deck, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 266
Stewart Judah Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedureRelated toAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 176
Theodore Annemann The Walk Around Discovery cards distributed on floor and selection locatedAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 190
Unknown The Three Heaps three key cards Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 84
Unknown Devilish Cards three selections, three key cards Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 90
Unknown The Quartette four cards chosen and spelled out Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 92
Donald Holmes Ne Plus Ultra five cards controlled to known positions via dealing procedure Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 178
J. F. Orrin From a Hat finding cards with deck in hat, Menetekel Deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Unknown Card from Spectator's Pocket deck put in spectator's pocket, cards located therein, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Unknown Finding Three Cards stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 276
Charles T. Jordan The Master Riddle six card location Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 344
Unknown Triple Card Mystery three cards Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 350
Unknown Peculiarities of the Pasteboards three selections, one spelt to, one appears on top, one reversed Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 48
Theodore Annemann A Couple of Cards Get Together two selections come together on top despite the spectator's overhand shuffle, pencil dot cardRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 82
Unknown, Alexander Herrmann Stage Location three selections found in spectator's pockets, one by spectator himself, variation of Alexander Herrmann's "The Egyptian Pocket" Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 97
Unknown Finding any Number of Selected Cards at Once or Separately basic stripper deck application Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
R. M. Jamison Elimination two card found via multiple dealing procedure, "Thirty Card Elimination", reprinted from Sphinx, May 1935Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 334
Theodore Annemann Mind or Muscle two cards located in spread, third card named, stacked deck and forcing deck The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 237
Victor Farelli Push selection procedure that sets a key card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 22
Unknown Detected by Fingerprints behind the back key placement Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 84
Unknown The Card and Number Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 88
Unknown Tone Control key card location