266 entries in Cards / Sleights / False Dealing / Bottom Deal
  
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S. W. Erdnase Top and Bottom Dealing with One Hand using the Erdnase Bottom Deal, also mention of Stud Bottom Deal
Related to The Expert at the Card Table 56
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Dealing featuring the Erdnase Grip
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Expert at the Card Table 52
S. W. Erdnase Dealing Without the Cut dealing from half pack to avoid shift and simplify bottom deal
Related to The Expert at the Card Table 109
A. J. Vertical Bottom Deal deck held with backs towards audience, right hand boldly draws out bottom card
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 118
Jack Merlin Bottoms Erdnase grip
Merlin's Master Manipulations 8
Jack Merlin A Sequence Effect thirteen cards put in order by dealing them in a row on the table, alternate top bottoms
Variations Merlin's Master Manipulations 9
Jack Merlin Bottom Deal as used in a Game management, with palming and when to deal bottoms
Merlin at the Card Table 13
Graham Adams The Bottom Deal photo illustrations
Related to Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 53
Unknown With One Hand: a. Dealing face upwards
Greater Magic 211
Unknown With One Hand: b. Dealing face downwards
Greater Magic 212
Laurie Ireland The Bottom Deal two methods (see p. 6 for second method), later second deal from same grip
Lessons in Dishonesty 3
Theodore Annemann Bottom Deal Stop Trick small packet after spectator stops
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 368
Gerald Kosky An Easy Bottom Deal stud off the back
Variations More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 15
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Bottom Deal
Expert Card Technique 29
Unknown The Bottom Deal
Expert Card Technique 20
Joseph Cottone Throwing One-Handed Bottom Deal
More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 43
Unknown Dealing Bottoms end grip take
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 193
Cardini Bottom Dealing - Method 1 mentioning of standard bottom deal effects
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 185
Unknown Bottom Dealing - Method 2
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 186
Audley Walsh Bottom Dealing - Method 3
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 187
Neal Elias Turnover Switch card turned over on deck with cards in right hand
Related to At the Table Tricks 5
Arthur H. Buckley Dealing from the Bottom mentioning the idea to deal bottoms to all players except oneself and performing OOTW with bottom deals
Related toVariations Card Control 105
Paul LePaul The Bottom-Deal (Simplified Method)
Related toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 90
Unknown The Easiest Bottom Deal
The Best in Magic 185
Edward Marlo The Bottom Bold Steal suitable for stop trick
Side Steal 12
Dai Vernon Tips for Experts - Bottom Dealing
The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 193
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Deal straddle grip
The Cardiste (Issue 3) 5
Edward Marlo One Hand Bottom Deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 26
Edward Marlo One Hand Bottom Deal Variations of D'Amico's Deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 70
Edward Marlo M.S.F. One Hand Bottom Modified S.F. Grip
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 84
Edward Marlo The Throw Bottom Deal two versions:
  • The Outward Deal
  • The Inward Deal
Related toVariationsAlso published here Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 45
Edward Marlo, Neal Elias The Clip Bottom Deal cards are dealt into right hand, then apparently top card of right hand cards is placed on table, in reality bottom card
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 51
Edward Marlo New Push Out Bottom Deal Unit Movement
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 9
Edward Marlo The Havana Deal or "The Myth of Manuel Pedro" commentary on the Havana Stud Bottom Deal, no technical description
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 20
Edward Marlo The New Bottom Stud
Also published here Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 21
Edward Marlo Strike Bottom Deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 14
Edward Marlo The Related Bottom Deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 44
Edward Marlo The Deep Bottom Deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 50
Edward Marlo The Moveable Thumb applied to the bottom deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 51
Edward Marlo The S.F. Bottom Deal variation of deal in "Sharps and Flats"
Also published here Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 79
Edward Marlo Missing Finger Deals finger(s) are curled under deck
Also published here Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 85
Edward Marlo Tabled Bottom Deal two methods
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 93
Dr. James William Elliott Bottom Deal Straddle Grip
Related to Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 172
Edward Marlo Block Control Bottom Deal
Variations Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 14
Edward Marlo Immediate Bottom Deal immediately after deck is placed from right into left hand
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 219
Edward Marlo one-handed bottom deal illusion
Related to Hierophant (Issue 3) 151
Edward Marlo Spread Bottom Deal as two cards are dropped from in-the-hands-spread on the table
Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 269
Theodore Annemann Spectator Deals and Stops spectator deals into performer's hand and stops, small packet bottom deal
The Living End 50
Murray Bonfeld Bonfeld Bottom Deal
Epilogue (Issue 19) 181
Wesley James Tabled Bottom Deal
Related to Epilogue (Issue 18) 167
Edward Marlo The First Application - To the Bottom Deal
The Unexpected Card Book 244
Edward Marlo Stud Bottom Deal
The Unexpected Card Book 244
Unknown Gambler's Bottom Deal stud bottom deal
Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1)) 258
Larry Jennings The Jennings Deal stud bottom deal
Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1)) 259
Gene Maze Boomerang Switch one-handed bottom deal
Packet Switches (Part Five) 299
Edward Marlo Marlo's Clipped Bottom Deal
The Talon (Issue 1) 6
Ken Krenzel Slow Motion Bottom Deal edge-deal
The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 231
Frederick Braue The Bottom Deal buckling and relaxing fingers
Fred Braue on False Deals 3
Ken Krenzel The Fingertip Bottom Deal
Related to The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 226
Ken Krenzel The Thumb-Grip Bottom Deal
The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 229
Frederick Braue Braue Bottom Deal
Fred Braue on False Deals 9
Unknown Bottom Deal
Fred Braue on False Deals 41
Edward Marlo Inner Corner Take taking method for right hand
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 60
Edward Marlo Center Side Take position for right hand take
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 61
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Count (First Finger Take)
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 61
Edward Marlo Marlo's Instant Botton Deal
The Talon (Issue 5) 63
Edward Marlo One Hand Bottom Deal over the short front side, four techniques
Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 199
Jerry Streicher One-Handed Bottom Deal Force Throw Bottom Deal
Related to Exclusive Card Miracles 68
Gene Maze The One-Hand Bottom Deal Switch wrist turn
The Gene Maze Card Book 78
Edward Marlo Marlo's Havana Deals stud bottom deal, six methods
Also published here Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 192
Unknown One-Handed Bottom Deal Switch crude description
Cardworks 39
S. W. Erdnase, Dr. Jacob Daley Bottom Deal to hide different colored back
Sleights & Swindles 2
Edward Marlo A Change For The Better flicker type, bottom deal
Inspired byRelated to Card Finesse 14
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Add adding on tabled packet
Card Finesse 86
Edward Marlo The Bomb Door Card face down, slow
Related to Marlo without Tears 14
Edward Marlo The Marnase Bottom Deal
Inspired by Marlo without Tears 16
Unknown Greek Bottom Deal misnomer, brief
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 2) 736
Edward Marlo Wrist Turn Bottom Deal described from small packet
Marlo's Plus Package 38
Unknown Prepared Bottom Deal card already jogged
Hardcore Aces 6
Edward Marlo Unit Movement for Erdnase Bottom Deal
Related to Marlo without Tears 21
Edward Marlo Small Packet Bottom Deal with loosening
Marlo without Tears 168
Paul Cummins Plausible Possibility TNT Bottom Deal Handling
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 9) 964
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Tip using short cards
Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 99
Edward Marlo Fifth Routine riffle cull and bottom deal with slick aces (reduces friction)
Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 98
Edward Marlo The Two Finger Take straddle grip
Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 271
Ben Harris I Didn't Know You Used Marked Cards spread bottom deal, deck spread between the hands and "random" card tossed out
Midnight Special 12
Edward Marlo The Frictionless Bottom Deal faro set-up
Formula One Close-Up 80
Unknown One-Hand Bottom Deal Force brief
Sankey Panky 27
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal Take and Turn
Related to The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 141
David Regal Bottom Deal Force
Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 161
Unknown Bottom Deal Force
New Wave Close-Up 19
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal Take and Turn
Neoclassics 4
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal
Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 9
Larry Jennings TNT Bottom Deal
CardPerfect 71
Larry Jennings Stud Bottom Deal
Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 24
Larry Jennings Stud Bottom Deal
The Cardwright 143
Dai Vernon Bottom Deal Spread Force like Bottom Deal Exchange
The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 153
Edward Marlo The Cigar Bottom Deal cigar or pen held between right first and second finger, third finger take
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Dec. 1967
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 332
Edward Marlo Full Grip Deal all fingers of left hand on right side
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 336
Edward Marlo The Pseudo Method looks like full grip deal, but it's not
Variations M.I.N.T. — Volume I 339
Edward Marlo Open Hockley
Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 282
Edward Marlo Push Pull Bottom Deal right thumb pushes against edge of deck, with variations
Related to M.I.N.T. — Volume I 340
Edward Marlo The Illusionary Bottom Deal deep take, Master Grip or Straddle Grip
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Mar. 1968
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 356
Unknown One-Handed Bottom Deal Force card touched in spread and placed face-up on table
Randy Wakeman Presents 4
Edward Marlo Covered Bottom Deal as small packet is counted
Randy Wakeman Presents 70
Edward Marlo Immediate Bottom Deal
Randy Wakeman Presents 71
Edward Marlo Bomb Door Bottom Deal
That's It 13
Bruce Cervon Small Packet Bottom Deal
Ultra Cervon 27
Edward Marlo Revised Marnese Bottom Deal
That's It 10
Wesley James Back-Right Bottom Deal Count "BRBDC"
Pasteboard Perpensions 19
Hippie Torrales The Torrales Bottom Deal
  • The Corner Control Grip
  • The Squeeze/Pivot (a loosening technique)
  • The Take
  • The Rhythm
Pasteboard Perpensions 23
Wesley James The Back-Right Bottom Deal "BRBD"
Inspired byRelated to Pasteboard Perpensions 19
John Bannon End Grip Bottom Deal bold, from small packet
Impossibilia 14
Max Katz Max Katz Switch kind of bottop change bottom deal at the back, as out for stop trick
Close-up Impact! 81
Ken Krenzel The Gravity Bottom Deal
Close-up Impact! 188
Edward Marlo Open Hockley
That's It 60
Edward Marlo, Michael Ammar Bottom Deal Force
The Magic of Michael Ammar 46
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal
Carneycopia 197
John Bannon, Edward Marlo "Bold Control" Bottom Deal
Smoke and Mirrors 108
Edward Marlo Friction-less Bottom Deal secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here The Olram File (Issue 6) 4
Jack Carpenter Notes on the Stud Bottom Deal extension of Erdnase's technique
Inspired by Modus Operandi 137
Edward Marlo Greased Bottom Deal secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here Card Finesse II 176
Jack Carpenter Notes on the Strike Bottom Deal modified erdnase grip
Modus Operandi 111
Karl Fulves Bottom Deal from Case
Deceptive Practices 9
John Murray One Hand Bottom Deal tossed out the front
  • To Learn the Move
  • The Fair Deal
  • Freeing the Bottom Card
  • The Bottom Deal
  • Tips
Related to Card File 223
Steve Draun The Combination Bottom Deal part strike, part pushoff
Secrets Draun from Underground 61
Karl Fulves Side Jogged Aces four packets shuffled by spectator, Ace on bottom of each, featuring bottom deal as transfer to another packet
Related to Card File 233
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Dealing abbreviated description
Also published here Card File 235
Karl Fulves Interim Report on John Scarne, Slydini, Frank Thompson (credit claim for Cigar Bottom Deal)
Rigmarole (Issue 5) 53
Gene Maze One-Handed Bottom Deal
  • The Left-Hand Grip
  • The "Get-Ready"
  • The Dealing Action
  • The Side Toss Dealing Action
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 32
Gene Maze One-Handed Open Double Deal apparently top two cards are dealt on table one-handed, really one comes from bottom (Michael Skinner?)
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 113
Gene Maze The Flying Color Change top card of deck is spun into air and changes, actually one-handed bottom deal
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 123
Alex Elmsley, Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Switch of single card
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 212
Jack Avis The Bottom Deal comments on the Erdnase Bottom Deal
Inspired by Roger's Thesaurus 187
Gene Maze Back-Take Bottom Deal
  • The Left-Hand Grip
  • The Dealing Action and the Take
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 27
Gene Maze Basic Bottom Deal
  • Overview
  • The Left-Hand Grip
  • The Right-Hand Grip
  • The Dealing Action and the Take
  • Deck Thickness
  • Dealing Style
  • Noise
  • Cover (Sweep Cover)
  • Attitude
  • On the Maze Bottom Dealing Grip
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 2
Gene Maze Underhand Stud Bottom Deal
  • The Overhand Stud Deal
  • The Underhand Stud Deal
  • The Underhand Stud Bottom Deal
  • The Concealed Back
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 15
Roger Crosthwaite The Bottom Deal
Inspired by Roger's Thesaurus 158
Meir Yedid Baby Bottoms bottom dealing from small packet, like Elmsley count push-off, also as all-alike sequence
Magical Wishes 62
John Scarne Invisible Seconds top half shuffled, four obvious seconds dealt, those four cards are Aces, featuring a Bottom Deal handling from straddle grip
Related to Verbatim (Issue 10) 127
Joseph K. Schmidt JKSubway Deal
Inspired by New Card Control Systems 87
Karl Fulves Bottom Fact using Erdnase Bottom Deal as get-ready for strike bottom
Inspired byRelated to Underworld (Issue 1) 12
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Exchange as card is removed from in-the-hands spread
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Nov. 1974
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 190
Edward Marlo The Easy Way: Bottom Deal For The Millions deck held in right hand, left hand peels off cards from top/bottom
Facsimile (Issue 3) 41
Edward Marlo Bomb-Door Bottom from Spread
Classic Sampler 2
Tony Giorgio The One-handed Bottom
The Bottom Deal 8
Unknown One-Handed Bottom Deal brief
Miracles with Cards 78
Edward Marlo Soft Havana Deal stud bottom deal, illustrated with photos of Marlo's hands
The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 111
Tommy Wonder Small Packet Bottom Deal as a switch
Also published here The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 191
Michael Close The Bottom Deal
Workers Number 5 61
Tony Giorgio The Bottom Deal
  • The Grip
  • Positioning the Bottom Card
  • The Deal
  • Dealing to Yourself
  • Dealing Stud
The Bottom Deal 2
Paul Cummins Visual Retention Bottom Deal with packet held in right hand
from a shuffled deck in use... Part One 25
Edward Marlo Frictionless Bottom Deal
Miracles with Cards 65
Unknown Bottom Deal Load to under jumbo card
Flight Four 2
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal brief, small packet
Solomon's Mind 164
Edward Marlo Covered Bottom Deal brief
Solomon's Mind 200
Simon Lovell The Bottom Deal
Related to Simon Says! 181
Unknown Bottom Deal Spread Force with odd-backed card
The Inslow Effect 8
Wesley James The WJ Front Bottom Deal about its history
  • The Grip
  • The Take
  • The Top
  • The Bottom
  • Cover Action
The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 10
Wesley James The WJ Tabled Bottom Deal
Related to The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 18
Dai Vernon Bottom Deal Spread Force like Bottom Deal Exchange
Five Times Five — Scotland 94
Guy Hollingworth Regarding false dealing. The bottom deal with one-handed version
Drawing Room Deceptions 159
Unknown One Handed Bottom Deal
Close-Up & Personal 115
Roger Crosthwaite The Bottom Control Deal
Inspired by Arcardia 120
Unknown Bottom Deal Force
Concertos for Pasteboard 226
Unknown The Bottom Deal only little push-out
Card College - Volume 4 940
Bob Taylor Bottom Deal take at inner right corner, buckle loosening
Gambling Notes 19
Neal Elias Stud Bottom Deal buckle loosening, two different takes
Gambling Notes 21
Larry Jennings Stud Bottom Deal
Scams & Fantasies with Cards 62
Larry Jennings Jennings' TNT Bottom Deal
The Book of Secrets 229
Unknown Covered Bottom Deal under spread
Constant Fooling 2 12
Max Katz Max Katz Switch kind of bottop change bottom deal at the back, as out
Ahead of the Pack 138
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal take and turn
Card College - Volume 5 1280
Edward Marlo Immediate Bottom Deal
Card College - Volume 5 1257
Karl Fulves Dummy Deal bottom deal from front end, full grip, top half openly outjogged
Related to
  • Sharps & Flats
Off The Books (Issue 6) 104
Wesley James Bottom Dealing - A Developmental Perspective
  • Appearance Factors:
  • Grip (Full Grip, Mechanic's Grip, S.F. Grip, Erdnase Grip, Straddle Grip, Master Grip, Modified Erdnase Grip, Pseudo Grip, No Grip)
  • Take (Standard Take, Stud Take, No Take)
  • Technique Factors:
  • Covert:
  • Method (Buckle, Push-Pull, Pre-Loosen, Strike or Rip)
  • Overt: Action, Cover

All with references
Enchantments 195
Wesley James Back Right Bottom Deal Handling brief, "take and turn"
Related to Enchantments 225
Edward Marlo Immediate Bottom Deal here from small packet
Dear Mr. Fantasy 23
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Open Double-Deal Switch Chapter 8
top two cards are apparently placed on table, second card switched for bottom deal, credit information, "Covered Bottom Deal"
Diamonds from Coal 56
Unknown Bottom Deal
Erik Nordvall Lecture Notes Asia 2006 2
Jon Racherbaumer One Hand Bottom Deals comments
Marlo on Erdnase 112
Edward Marlo Throw Bottom Deal
  • Outward Deal
  • Inward Deal
Also published here Marlo on Erdnase 113
Edward Marlo Loosening Technique during previous deals, brief
The Wisdom of Solomon 143
Edward Marlo New Bottom Stud
Also published here Marlo on Erdnase 97
Edward Marlo Havana Deals stud bottom deal, six methods
Also published here Marlo on Erdnase 98
Edward Marlo S. F. Bottom Deal
Also published here Marlo on Erdnase 94
Edward Marlo Missing Finger Deal finger(s) are curled under deck
Also published here Marlo on Erdnase 96
Edward Marlo Greased Bottom Deal secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here Marlo on Erdnase 107
Edward Marlo Flat Hand Bottom Deals deck sits flat on fingers, three methods, credit information
Related to Marlo on Erdnase 117
Karl Fulves One-Hand Bottom Deals intro
Prolix (Issue 5) 326
Karl Fulves One-Hand Erdnase
Inspired byRelated to Prolix (Issue 5) 326
Unknown Gambler's Shoot-Out bottom deal towards front, two methods
Prolix (Issue 5) 326
Justin Higham Tilted Fake Removal Pretend to take card from center of deck, actually take bottom card
Inspired by Dexterity Manual 23
Jason England The Erdnase Grip comments on the Erdnase Deal
  • Left Hand Issues
  • The Right Hand Take
Related to From the Cellar 3
Jason England Modified Erdnase (#1) comments
From the Cellar 7
Jason England Mechanic's Grip with loosening
From the Cellar 11
Jason England Other Grips
  • Straddle Grip
  • Full Grip
  • The Master Grip
From the Cellar 15
Jason England Stud Bottoms
From the Cellar 17
Fred Robinson The Fred Robinson Bottom Deal from full grip
Variations The Magic of Fred Robinson 72
Fred Robinson Another Bottom Deal
The Magic of Fred Robinson 95
R. Paul Wilson The Fred Robinson Deals additional discussion and variations of Robinson's Deals from the same chapter
The Magic of Fred Robinson 108
Ken Krenzel The Fanned Bottom Deal bottom deal from fan
Related to Relaxed Impossibilities 69
Jason England Modified Erdnase (#2) comments
Related to From the Cellar 8
Benjamin Earl Erdnase Grip Disguise Bottom Deal "EGD Bottom Deal"
Inspired by Gambit (Issue 1) 14
Unknown One-Handed Bottom Deal Force very brief
Maelstrom 181
Tom Gagnon Lateral Bottom Deal left hand holds packet palm down, when turned palm up the bottom card is dealt out on inner end, as deck is cut and top portion is turned over and top card apparently thumbed off
  • The Grip
  • The Loosening
  • The False Deal
  • The Simulated Push-off
  • Simulating a Cut
  • The Riffle
  • The Cut
  • Completing the Cut and Finishing the Deal
  • Performance Notes
  • Practice Notes
  • A Psychological Bonus
Related toVariations Avant-Cards 136
Tom Gagnon Greek Lateral Bottom Deal same with second card from bottom (or top before cut)
Inspired by Avant-Cards 144
Tom Gagnon Outward Bottom Deal card tossed forward
Related toVariations Avant-Cards 167
Tom Gagnon Ricochet Bottom Deal top card apparently taken in End Grip and put on table, actually Outward Bottom Deal performed, here as cut force
Variations Avant-Cards 173
Tom Gagnon Covered Ricochet Bottom Deal original bottom card added to bottom of cut-off packet via Outward Bottom Deal
Variations Avant-Cards 175
Tom Gagnon Han Ping Chien BD
Inspired by Avant-Cards 177
Tom Gagnon Covered HPC Bottom Deal
Inspired by Avant-Cards 179
Tom Gagnon Greek Outward Bottom Deal
Variations Avant-Cards 185
Tom Gagnon Bluffing a Greek simplified
Inspired by Avant-Cards 187
Tom Gagnon Flexible BD Exchange as card is removed from in-the-hands spread, using Outward Bottom Deal
  • Face-up Variation
Inspired by Avant-Cards 194
Tom Gagnon Wheeler Dealer outward bottom deal handling in which card is spun face up with right hand
Avant-Cards 183
Tom Gagnon Scissors Take Bilateral BD
Inspired by Avant-Cards 190
Tom Gagnon Scissors Grip Bilateral BD
Inspired by Avant-Cards 192
Tom Gagnon Bilateral Bottom Deal two-handed version of Lateral Bottom Deal
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here Avant-Cards 188
Allan Ackerman The Burnable Bottom Deal more a transfer to top, covered side steal
The Cardjurer 29
Juan Tamariz, Fred Robinson EZ Bottom Deal
Related to Confidences 203
Larry Jennings, Benjamin Earl The Quick Check Bottom Deal
Inspired by Less is More 2 9
Unknown Stud Bottom Deal over front end
The Magic of Steven Hamilton 59
Daniel Madison Holdout Deal Doing a 'Bottom Deal' with a card in the left hand sleeve holdout
Placebo 47
Daniel Madison Back Deal Doing a 'Bottom Deal' with a card in left hand Back Palm, can also be used as a single card switch
Placebo 45
Unknown Bottom Deal bottom take, stand up
7 Mysteries of Mentalism 48
Bob Farmer Ten Card (Second and Bottom) Deals false deals from small packet
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 39
So Sato Tabled Bottom Deal tabled, as packet is put down
The Secrets of So Sato 187
Roberto Giobbi The Bottom Deal for one-time use in stand-up situation
Standup Card Magic 94
Tommy Wonder Small Packet Bottom Deal
Also published here The Doors of Deception 182
Jack Carpenter Bottom Deal Transfer as packet is turned over onto another packet in dealing position
The Expert's Portfolio No. 2 66
Unknown Consecutive Bottom Deal Count-Down
Related to The Pages are Blank 55
Dr. James William Elliott, Michael Feldman On the Elliott Bottom Deal straddle grip
Related to The Pages are Blank 56
Charlie Miller Stud Bottom Deal
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 45
Denis Behr On the Bottom Deal with two methods to get into position
Inspired by Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 45
Larry Jennings TNT Bottom Deal
Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 86
Unknown One handed Bottom Deal Turnover
A Stack to Forget 55
Tom Gagnon Switcharoo Force right fingers seem to slide top card of left-hand packet to table
Inspired by Gagnon Unfiltered 209
Edward Marlo The Bottom-Deal Exchange also for forcing an odd-backed card
Card Theater 28
Shane Cobalt Bottom Dealing with comments
  • Notes on "The Grip"
Related to The Acorn Notes 44
Tom Gagnon Bilateral Bottom Deal
Also published here Gagnon Unfiltered 33
Steve Forte One-Handed Bottoms intro
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 459
Steve Forte hit-card bottoms one- or two-handed
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 459
Steve Forte table-brush bottom
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 460
Steve Forte bottom flicker and flipper against table
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 460
Steve Forte end-for-end
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 461
Steve Forte snap-around bottom most difficult one
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 461
Steve Forte The Bottom Deal
  • technical observations
    • second-deal similarities
    • strike and pushoff bottoms
    • grip
    • finger movement
    • squeeze
    • no-squeeze
    • straight-finger squeeze
    • the take
    • top-card movement
    • deck's plane
    • pitch timing
    • rhythm
    • bottom-deal nuances
  • Traits of the Best Bottom Dealers
    • Grip
    • Technique
    • Optimal Pace and Rhythm
    • Personal Dealing Style
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 437
Steve Forte Squeeze Bottom (corner grip)
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 444
Steve Forte Early Squeeze get-ready during previous top deals
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 449
Steve Forte Incremental Squeeze get-ready during previous top deals
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 449
Steve Forte Back Take inner end take
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 450
Steve Forte Stud Bottoms - max-cover (natural grip) end grip take
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 450
Steve Forte end-for-end stud
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 452
Steve Forte scissors bottom take with first and second finger
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 452
Steve Forte Get-Ready Bottoms jogging a block at bottom
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 453
Steve Forte cocking the gun for a single bottom
Related to Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 453
Steve Forte last-card bottom dealing the last card in a round differently
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 454
Unknown Forward Pushoff by hustler FOF, unusual front push-off
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 465
Steve Forte Snap-down Bottoms (natural grip)
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 443
Steve Forte Straddle Bottom technical details by hustler FOF
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 445
Unknown Erdnase Bottom as taught by hustler JB
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 447
Steve Forte Fred Robinson dealt out to the front
  • Robinson stud deal
  • Robinson hit-card deal
Inspired by Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 455
Steve Forte, Joe Artanis Artanis Bottom Deal
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 458
Unknown Thumb-Stop Bottoms by hustler FOF, consecutive bottoms, left thumb reaches over to grip full deck
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 463
Steve Forte Thumb Digger requiring long right thumb nail, pinch take
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 466