166 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Torn & Restored / At once
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Unknown Restoration in Card Box prop Modern Magic 136
Unknown The "Torn Card" card restored except corner, which then visibly reappears, different versions of the mechanical card explained Modern Magic 139
Unknown The Torn-Card Trick torn corner, then complete restoration, card box prop Tricks with Cards 163
Unknown The Mechanical "Torn Card" last corner visibly restores Tricks with Cards 166
Unknown Die neue Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restoresRelated toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 138
Unknown Die mechanische Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores, mechanicalRelated toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 140
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neuester Kartensteiger four selection, corner torn off one, first picture card rises and its picture moves on the card, second rises reversed and visible reverses, third card is blank card and visible prints itself, fourth card with missing corner, corner visibly restoresRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 210
Unknown Die Eckkarten "Mechanische Karten"
corner torn off, shot back and it visibly restores, mechanical
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 165
Unknown Die Eckkarten second method, corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restoresAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 177
Unknown The Reunited Card card cut into four pieces, restores itself when thrown in air New Era Card Tricks 263
Unknown The New Card Table or "Card Tripod", metal apparatus with double-shell coverings, Torn Corner Trick given as example with two-step restoration (first all except corner, then the corner) New Era Card Tricks 83
Unknown The Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappearsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 239
Unknown The Improved Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears, can be examinedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 241
Unknown Die neue Eckkarte corner visually restores itself, black art corner on thread Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 87
A. J. Kartenzauber corner of a card torn off, it restores visually, two selections shuffled back, one of the selections appears in a glass container, punch with paper weight that is sitting on card at one point Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 67
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored beforeAlso published here Kartenkünste 181
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die drei Kräfte three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candleAlso published here Kartenkünste 196
Lu Brent The Surprise Reverse Torn Card and Cigarette Trick Card torn into pieces and placed into handkerchief. Later a piece is found in a cigarette, which matches the card which has magically restored in the handkerchief with a corner missing Novel Magic 27
Ralph W. Hull The New Torn and Restored Card "Club Trick par excellence"
signed, part of signature on corner that the spectator keeps, rest restored, Berg Paper Fold
More "Eye-Openers" 22
Jean Hugard The Torn and Restored Card, Using a Borrowed Deck Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 99
Laurie Ireland The Automatic Jig Saw Puzzle Worker using P&L nickle Card Box Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 3
Theodore Annemann The Card Doctor Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 24
Russell Prunier The Mutilated Card card is "magically" restored with adhesive tapeRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 28) 174
Stephen Simpson Corner Restored The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 43) 294
Theodore Annemann The Card Doctor The Incorporated Strange Secrets 13
Unknown The Torn and Restored Card double facer, thumb tip Expert Card Technique 359
Unknown The Torn and Restored Card with a borrowed deck stranger cardRelated to Expert Card Technique 362
Neal Elias Torn Corner Card Trick torn pieces vanish, card restored reversed in deck At the Table Tricks 12
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Torn and Restored Card restored card is strung on a ribbon in an envelope The Fine Art of Magic 137
Paul LePaul Impromptu Torn And Restored Card Variations The Card Magic of Le Paul 161
Edward Marlo The Torn Card Trick two methods, see page 196 for creditsVariations The Cardician 178
Edward Marlo Anytime two methods The Cardician 186
Charlie Miller The Torn Card seated, directRelated toVariations An Evening with Charlie Miller 22
Hubert Lambert Phoenix Phantastique card is torn and put in napkin which is lighted, card it is reproduced in a flash The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 361) 271
Karl Fulves Quartet selection in envelope, both torn, envelope restored, then card inside The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 16
George de Ghetto Four from Eight solution with restoration finishInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 69
Carl Sten Signature Torn and Restored corner proof Expert Card Mysteries 159
Ace Gorham Pull Yourself Together HEX! 21
Edward Marlo, Ralph W. Hull Fingertip Tear no duplicate Advanced Fingertip Control 108
Jack Hara 4th Quarter card torn in four pieces, one given to spectator, others put in deck but one remains visible, it is pulled out and card is restored attached to itRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 369
Clark Wirthlin Signed, Sealed, & Delivered with one missing piece, put in plastic bag and envelope, plastic bag is vacuum packed, with toy iron The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 22) 107
Eugene Laurant Torn and Restored Card pieces transform into bill, matching corner The Living End 102
John Blunt Transcornered two cards, corners torn off, cards switched and then corners follow, torn in small pieces that transform into blank card with comment, restored card back in deck Transcornered 2
Jeff Busby Into the 4th Dimension... and Beyond Variations
  • "Card Warp" (Roy Walton)
Into the 4th Dimension... and Beyond 3
Jerry Mentzer Torn and Restored Card Cavalcade II 107
Karl Fulves Solid State torn card quarters used for matrix, coins from hand to hand, then card restores Methods with Cards — Part 1 44
Karl Fulves Torn And Quartered signed card torn in half is restored after some topological stunts with another openly slitted card, half slit remains Methods with Cards — Part 2 112
Paul Harris, Patrick Snowden "Jigsaw" transpo with signed card, signed card is torn up, matrix with torn pieces, restorationVariations Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 21
Rick Johnsson Charley's Aunt signed, tabled Practical Impossibilities 97
Karrell Fox "Rip-Off" card located behind back, then torn, pieces vanish except one piece, rest restored in deckRelated toVariations
  • Tom Mullica
Clever.... Like a Fox 59
Paul Harris The Ultimate Rip-off Torn-and-restored card with only one card used, 3/4 restorationVariationsAlso published here SuperMagic 63
Karrell Fox The "Signa-Tare" Card Illusion card signed on face and torn face-up into quarters, restores except for one fitting quarter New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 8) 1
John C. Wagner Torn and Restored Card single card torn in four pieces and restored except one corner, inspired by Paul Harris' "Rip Off"Related to 7 Secrets 1
John C. Wagner Matrix Torn and Restored Card matrix with torn quarters, restoration climaxVariations 7 Secrets 12
Bob Stencel, Archie Mcintyre, Bill Nagler Rip It Up two selected card, on turns over several times in the deck, the card is signed and torn and changes to second selection, duplicateRelated to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 8) 562
John F. Mendoza The Ultimate Torn and Restored Card signed on front and back, torn into eighth and restored, last corner restored as well
- Restoration of the Torn Corner
The Book of John 86
Arturo de Ascanio La "Carta Rota" de Marlo y Le Paul signed, with one piece not restoredInspired byAlso published here La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 2 23
Richard Kaufman Pickin' Up The Pieces with a last corner restorationInspired by CardMagic 86
Walt Lees Stranger Than Fiction Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 1) 623
Dennis Sargent Rip It Up no duplicateInspired by Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 641
Bernard Bilis Torn Card exploiting optical illusion French Pasteboards 51
Edward Marlo The Torn and Fully Restored Card signed Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 219
Gene Maze Ripped and Restored with Mene-Teckel/Menetekel The Gene Maze Card Book 37
Ben Harris Simplified Matrix card torn in quarters, they assemble in matrix fashion, then card is restoredInspired by For Close-Up Magicians' Eyes Only! 15
Don England Flashtoration inspired by Flash Newspaper Restorations Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 17
Don England 10% Flashtoration corner torn off and restored Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 25
Gary Ouellet Threshold signed torn and restored card with matching corner, the Threshold principle Threshold 28
Karl Fulves Midnite Torn Card corner of whole deck missing, corner selected and held to missing-corner of deck, reattaches to correct card, posed as problemVariations Interlocutor (Issue 46) 183
Derek Dingle The Complete Torn and Restored Card final "proof corner" is restored at the end The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 178
Jerry K. Hartman Whole In One torn in half and restored, signed Best of Friends 404
Father Cyprian Torn and Restored Card card sewn together with "invisible thread" T.V. Card Rise 7
Ivor Notion Card Problem Solution card signed on front and back is torn and restored Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17) 326
Stephen Tucker Jigsaw torn and restored card, four indices, corner can be selected which matches restored card Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 11
Michael D. Pettitt Solutions - Card Problem card signed on both cards is torn and restoredInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17) 325
Colin Linn The Torn Up Switch two selections, one reverses several times, then torn and restored transpo with other selectionRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 19) 368
Stephen Tucker Ambidextrous no extra card neededRelated to Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 12) 1144
Doug Bennett Twilight Restoration "A torn card and its mirrored image become one", with mirror A Close-Up Kinda Guy 85
Stephen Tucker The Taleheart torn in half among several other cards Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 47
David Britland Tearing a Lady in Two two cards folded along two different axis and put in Card Warp configuration, torn in two, inner piece restoresInspired by Tearing a Lady in Two 1
Father Cyprian Nostalgia Torn & Restored Card signed card is torn into four pieces, flash restorationInspired by Nostalgia Torn & Restored Card 1
Karl Fulves Sand Trap ideas posed as a problem:
- small packet counted, quarter card appears within packet, on next count half card, and so on until full card
- also in reverse as vanish
- cannibals
- quarters assemble and restore
- progressive unprinting (Sam Schwartz)
Bob Ostin's New Submarine Card 39
Lenny Greenfader, Dr. Ken Louis Spinning Heal away from deck Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 6) 933
Roy Walton I'd Give My Right Hand apparently two cards are torn, elmsley count to show it, selection will restoreRelated to Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 4) 1202
David Williamson Torn and Restored Transposition Also published here Striking Magic 6
Bob Stencel Once Torn, Twice Restored first selection reverses itself again and again, is torn and changes to second selection, double facerRelated to The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 328
Danny Korem, Paul Harris Solo Card Restoration using only one card, except final corner Korem without Limits 120
Frederick Braue Torn and Restored Location pieces change into selection (1959)Inspired by
  • Hull's Torn & Restored Card
Related to
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 16
Ted Biet Tear-N-Restore using interesting gimmick to get rid of pieces Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1225
Karrell Fox Rip Off Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1227
Les Scheyer Suckerip Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1228
Gaëtan Bloom The World's Best 2-Card Tricks two cards signed by performer and spectator, torn up, oil and water phase with pieces, one card restored Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 1273
Jay Sankey The Cardboard Contortionists torn into quarters, fuse back togetherRelated to Sankey Panky 97
Gaëtan Bloom S.T.O.W.R.C.T. - The Signed, Torn, Oil, Water, Restored, Card Trick One red, one black card torn into several pieces and mixed. Red and black pieces separate, and one of the card restores. Gaetan Bloom 86 18
Meir Yedid Born Again Card stand up, frontal versionAlso published here Stage Stuff 43
Randy Tanner No Quarter "odd backed" Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 3) 1323
Meir Yedid Demolition rolled card is torn and restored Meir Yedid's Card Animations 23
José Carroll Torn Ambition ambitious card has a corner torn off, is torn and restored at the end (minus corner)Related to 52 Lovers 65
Karl Fulves Non-Working Trix #3 several cards torn in half and paper-clipped together, chosen pair is put in glass and restores Interlocutor (Issue 49) 226
Ben Harris Mid-Air Restoration on deck as several pieces are tossed in airInspired by Off the Wall 95
Karrell Fox The E.C. Card in Wallet card torn, pieces vanish except one, restored card in wallet My Latest Book 104
Edward Marlo Ultra Torn & Restored Card joker is torn and restored except missing corner, no deck used, two methodsRelated toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, May 1967
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 275
Edward Marlo Propelled Lapping Restoration quarters on left fingers, right hand covers and card is restored without creasesRelated to
  • "Propelled Lapping" (Ed Marlo, New Jinx, June 1965)
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 281
Harry Lorayne Not quite perfect Torn & Restored Card Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 2) 1597
Jerry Sadowitz The Healers unusual method Cards on the Table 42
David Williamson Torn & Restored Transposition Related toVariationsAlso published here Williamson's Wonders 72
Howard Wurst Midnite Card Trick corner of whole deck missing, corner selected and held to missing-corner of deck, reattaches to correct cardInspired by Prototype 30
Father Cyprian Fr. Cyprian's Solution corner of whole deck missing, corner selected and held to missing-corner of deck, reattaches to correct cardInspired by Prototype 33
Bob Hirsch Holed Up punched Holes Heal up Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 9) 1971
Stephen Tucker Simplex Tear & Revelation Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 2) 1893
Stephen Tucker Two for the Price of One Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 4) 1911
Meir Yedid Wiederhergestellte Karte stand up, frontal versionAlso published here Meir Yedid 14
Tony Cachadiña The Torn Card one piece handed to spectator Lecture Notes 3
Felix Farrell Torn and Restored signed card torn in half and restored Hardcore 134
Stephen Tucker Simplex Torn and Restored Card and Double Revelation cards is revealed by tearing card, then pieces are restored to become second selection New Close-Up Lecture 3
Andrea Baioni Torn and Quartered with twisting interlud with torn quarters Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 7) 2094
Stephen Tucker Quartear only one quarter is torn away and bluff-restored Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 8) 2110
Jack Carpenter Torn, Torn, and Restored get-inInspired by Modus Operandi 77
Joe Rindfleisch Connect Four four pieces, signed Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 8) 2250
Richard Bartram, Jr. Torn and Reborn Card torn quarters held in hand, card fan waved of them and card restores, duplicate Card File 16
Richard Bartram, Jr. French Restoration with the French Change Mystification 58
Paul Harris, Tommy Wonder, Christian Scherer The Ultimate Ripp-Off Inspired by Falschgeld-Test 9
Jerry Mentzer Torn and Restored - A Versatile Idea handling the torn piecesInspired by Close-Up File 49
Darwin Ortiz The Marker Cardshark 76
John Carney Method Two spellbound restoration Torn & Restored 4
Chad Long Torn & Kinda Restored three selections, selection found and torn up, pieces change to second selection, restores and changes to third selection, impromptuInspired by The Lost Cheesy Notebooks — Volume Two 11
John Carney Method Three with deck in hand Torn & Restored 6
John Carney Method Four with deck in hand Torn & Restored 7
John Carney Other Approaches four ideas Torn & Restored 8
John Riggs Other Ideas with the Cold Fold - color change
- torn and restored card
The Magic of John Riggs 34
Robert Parrish, Oscar Weigle The Immortal Card Trick sequence with open prediction, card in the envelope, torn & restored card Great Tricks Revisited 70
John Carney Method One four pieces placed on deck, card visibly restores Torn & Restored 2
John Carney Bonus Effect pile of pieces dumped on table, one card restored from it, then all pieces restored to packet of cardsInspired by Torn & Restored 10
Tommy Wonder Post-Ultimate Rip-Off - Counting
- Flash Restoration
- The Complete Restoration
- Ringing in the Gaff
- Ringing in the Humanity
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 90
Looy Simonoff Looy's Convincer Inspired by The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 116
Paul Harris Ultimate Rip-Off - Dancing with the Last Piece restoring the final piece The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 119
Paul Harris The Ultimate Rip-Off no extra pieces, restoration except cornerRelated toAlso published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 113
Michael Kaminskas Restored on the deckRelated to
  • Alexander de Cova's Flash Restoration
Miracle Material 12
Ellis Stanyon The Envelope Restores a Burnt Card No. 11, back-to-back envelope Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 219
Ellis Stanyon The Reunited Card No. 29, card cut into four pieces, thrown in air and the restore visible, flap construction that unfolds by itself Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 174
Ellis Stanyon The "Torn Corner" Card No. 42, corner visually restores, two constructions Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 182
Eugene Burger Torn Card corner is torn of and then restored featuring a corner switch Mastering the Art of Magic 51
Simon Lovell Granama spectator's name written on card and turn up with one letter per piece to make anagrams, then restored Son of Simon Says! 63
Don England Holy Tear! ala Chocolate Coin Don England's Paradox 104
Mark Lewis Torn and Restored Card The Long and the Short of it 31
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Insoluble Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored beforeAlso published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 131
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Three Powers three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candleAlso published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 146
Dan Garrett Torn and Re-Born corner torn off card, rest torn in tiny pieces and dropped in envelope, when opened again the card is restored, corner now initialed, rest torn again in pieces and pieces put in purse, when purse is opened it has a folded business card inside with "look in the envelope" where the restored card now is, laminated in plastic, Gaetan Bloom's Intercessor 2002 — The Last Palindrome 13
William Duncan Billy The Vampire Slayer Inspired by Tubthumping 22
Arturo de Ascanio The Torn and Restored Card of Marlo and Le Paul signed, with one piece not restoredInspired byAlso published here The Magic of Ascanio — Studies of Card Magic 147
Dani DaOrtiz Restoration (Flash - pocket) signed card torn, pieces pocketed, immediately restored card removed from pocket Card Cemetery 15
Dani DaOrtiz Restoration (Flash - Deck Card Case) signed card torn, pieces put in case, immediately restored card shaken out of case Card Cemetery 16
Dani DaOrtiz Plas! signed card restored between hands except corner, lapping Card Cemetery 31
Dani DaOrtiz Instant Recomposition card torn into quarters, visibly restored Card Cemetery 40
Dani DaOrtiz Matrix Restored card torn in quarters, chink-a-chink with pieces, then card restores itself at once
- Restored Move (quarters picked up and card instantly restored)
Related to Card Cemetery 20
Dani DaOrtiz It is not a torn and restored card "Trilogy of the Double Tearing Move - Impromptu"
method to get a duplicate torn corner, see following applications
Card Cemetery 25
Dani DaOrtiz Unique Williamson's routine with four selection, card changes with each restoration phaseInspired by Card Cemetery 32
Charlie Miller, Roberto Giobbi Torn and Restored Card Inspired by Secret Agenda (Issue May 29) 160
Rich Aviles An Ending for Torn & Restored Card Related to Above the Fold 72
Román García La Carta Escupida torn corner travels between Jokers on the table, then card visibly is restored Nanomagias 15
Karl Fulves Table Talk spectator divines card chosen under table, apparently a corner is torn off and restored for the rest of the audience Prolix (Issue 9) 607
David Acer Mad Card Disease 2.0 card torn into quarters, index corners transposes with non-index corners repeatedly, then restoreInspired byRelated to
  • "Miracle Mates" (Bob Bell, marketed by Micky Hades, 1963)
More Power to You 49
Ricky Smith The Bear Trick card travels to case but torn up, pieces restoredAlso published here Nothing as it Seems 40
Roberto Giobbi Straightforward Torn-and-Restored Card signed, pieces wrapped in handkerchief Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 6) 8
Ricky Smith The Bear Trick card travels to case but torn up, pieces restoredAlso published here Threeve 28
Ricky Smith The Runcible Card Trick accidentally torn card is put away and spectator selects it again from deck, then it turns out to be paperclipped card from beginningInspired by
  • "Torn & Restored Card" (Bill Woodfield, Michael Skinner's Professional Close-Up Magic)
  • "#*@!" (Jay Sankey, 1990)
Threeve 36
Yves Carbonnier La Quêteuse de Table torn card is restored inside a card pyramidInspired by Grand Livre de Cartomagie 136