24 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks / Cards / Carbon Card
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Theodore Annemann The Guessing Contest performer and spectator write a card on a slip of paper and try to find the others card, while the spectator cannot find the card in ten attempts, the performer hits on the first card
Variations 1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 18
Unknown The Impression or Carbon System two methods
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 26
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Mental Masterpiece impression device on card box, carbon
Variations 1935 Mental Bargain Effects 5
Theodore Annemann The New Double Telepathy Routine uses the box from Mental Masterpiece + Index, spectator and performer think of a card and try to guess the card of the other
1935 Mental Bargain Effects 7
Unknown Thought Foretold No. 41, carbon case as impression device
1935 Card Tricks that are Easy to Learn, Easy to Do 39
James Maxwell Telepathic Selection carbon card, originally in Magic Wand, March 1920
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 303
Theodore Annemann Mental Masterpiece carbon case
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 304
James Maxwell Prepared Carbon Card. A Mindreading Trick spectator thinks of card and writes it on piece of paper (carbon card)
1938 Greater Magic 492
Theodore Annemann Carbon Card Case
1938 Greater Magic 494
Unknown The Carbon Card see title for method...
1940 Expert Card Technique 416
Eddie Joseph The Writing on the Wall card chosen and some personal information written on paper, card reverses and information divined, impression with daub
1942 Greater Card Tricks 69
William S. Houghton The Three-Pellet Trick Perfected one card written on piece of paper, another cut to with center cut (key card), one freely thought of, non-carbon impression gaff
Inspired by 1943 The Magic 36 63
Cyril Marriott Affinities thought of card and unknown selection in envelope are predicted, with mental masterpiece card case and Pop-Eyed Popper cards
Related to 1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 107) 431
Dan Tong Masterpiece Variations
Inspired by 1963 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 379) 345
James Maxwell Basic Move 5 carbon card
Related to
  • The Magic Wand, March 1920
June 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 185
James G. Thompson Jr. Cards & Pellets - Some Early Original Routines three cards written on billets divined, four methods and some further references and ideas
Also published here July 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 192
Unknown Grund Griff Nr. 5 carbon card
Oct. 1973 Intermagic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 29
James G. Thompson Jr. Einige Frühe Originalroutinen three cards written on billets divined, four methods and some further references and ideas
Also published here Oct. 1973 Intermagic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Thomas Alan Waters Twinner card is secretly written down, deck dealt and position of card predicted
Related to 1984 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 619
Thomas Alan Waters Twinsome number is secretly written down, card is peeked at, deck dealt and both spectator shout at the same time stop
1984 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 623
Unknown Thought-Card Gimmick card thought of and written down by spectator, divined
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 5
Al Baker Telepathic Selection carbon card gaff
Also published here
  • marketed 1932
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 584
Al Baker Al Baker's Carbon Card
Feb. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 2) 52
Woody Aragón The Psychic Deck spectator-shuffled deck answers questions about thought of person
Inspired by
  • "Color Sense" (Norman Gilbreath)
Related to
2011 A Book in English 241