441 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Number Effects / Card(s) at A Number(Numbers)
  
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Unknown Prévoir la pensée d'un homme en mettant d'avance une carte choisie au hasard, au rang et au numéro que cet homme doit choisir un instant après chosen card at any number in the deck, faced deck and deck flop
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 124
Unknown To allow a Person to think of a Card, and to make that Card appear at such Number in the Pack as Another Person shall Name card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, with variation
Related to Modern Magic 52
Unknown A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to make it Appear at such Number as the Company Choose two methods (Glide and Re-Deal)
Modern Magic 73
Unknown Several Persons having each Drawn and Returned a Card, to make each Card appear at such Number in the Pack as the Drawer chooses
Modern Magic 75
Unknown "Second" Dealing with "card at any number" application
Tricks with Cards 21
Unknown To make a Card thought of by one Person appear at such Number in the Pack as another Person shall choose card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, re-count
Related to Tricks with Cards 85
Conus The Shower of Aces many aces appear at named number (faced-deck turnover at-any-number method)
Tricks with Cards 110
Unknown Thought Doubly Anticipated "To Place a Card Thought of by one Person at such Position in the Pack as another Person shall mentally Select"
psychological force & position 7 with outs
Tricks with Cards 134
Professor Hoffmann To produce Three Cards at any Position in the Pack thought of by Another Person three cards appear consecutively at freely named number
More Magic 38
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 Errare Humanum est, oder: Niemand kann zählen No. 13, chosen card appears at named number
Der Kartenkünstler 104
Unknown Das Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Unknown Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 14
Unknown Die geheimnisvolle Verbindung card appears at chosen number, duplicate and double-count, two methods
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 40
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die erzwungene Wahl selection at named number
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 70
Unknown Mundus vult decipi card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cards
Also published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 77
Unknown Thought Reading Extraordinary thought of card at thought of number up to ten
Related to New Era Card Tricks 85
Unknown The Ubiquitous Card card at named number
Related to New Era Card Tricks 102
Unknown Four Aces at four Numbers four numbers named and Aces counted to one by one, using faced deck and deck turnovers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 133
Hugo Kramer Die verbrannte und wieder entstandene Karte card at any number force (palmed card replaced when named number is reached), card burned and reappears in cage
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 119
Unknown Fin de Siècle No. 12, card chosen, deck cut in as many packets as the spectator wishes, selection appears at named number in a chosen packet
Der Amateurzauberer 86
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 spectator
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6) 86
S. W. Erdnase Power of Concentrated Thought number up to ten
Related toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 196
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Seelenwanderung der Karten four-of-a-kind placed in square formation in a napkin, two card covered with cardboard, they travel upwards one by one through the napkin, preliminary phase in which every Ace does a trick (comes to top, travels from pocket to pocket, to pocket, appears at any number) to switch the ungaffed cards for double facers
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1) 2
Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Eine neue Methode des Abzählens "Schule der Magie"
selection placed on top, small number named and card shown at that position, extra card placed on top and then glide/strike second deal
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4) 51
A. J. Das Vorherbestimmen menschlicher Gedanken oder "Die Sehergabe des indischen Marabus" three selections and their positions in the deck predicted, faced deck, two methods with or without an off-stage assistant, pocket writing of numbers with stencil
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 115
Carl Willmann Ihr Wille geschehe! card chosen and shuffled back by spectator, small number named and card is there, gambling for seven with outs
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12) 180
T. Nelson Downs Chosen Card Appears in Any Part of the Deck "Card Tricks based on a New and Original System of Locating a Chosen Card"
selection to any small number, with outs and alternative strategies
The Art of Magic 142
T. Nelson Downs Fifth Method card to any number, with placement strategy to twenty-sixth
The Art of Magic 154
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 Re-Count Force for card at any number
The Art of Magic 161
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Unit Block Control Second Deal block backjogged
Kartenkünste 146
Unknown To allow a Person to think of a Card, and to make that Card appear at any number in the Pack which the rest of the Company may decide upon card and its position from the face remembered, any number named, performer goes behind back, then count started from remembered position
Modern Card Manipulation 95
Stanley Collins Cards and Coincidence three selections and three packets, cards at number, faced deck method
Original Magical Creations 20
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 selection
Related to Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 11
Louis Nikola Locating Card chosen and lost, magician divines card and position in deck after shuffles and cuts
Also published here The Nikola Card System 27
Louis Nikola The Flight Card to Impossible Location At Any Number: Card vanishes from inside an envelope to be found in a deck sealed also in another envelope, at a location named by the spectator
The Nikola Card System 62
Louis Nikola To Name The Position Of Any Card Called For
The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola To Name The Card Occupying Any Given Position
The Nikola Card System 39
Jack Merlin To Place a Selected Card in a Given Position in the Pack
Merlin's Master Manipulations 12
Unknown A Matter of Thought glide
Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 81
Victor Farelli Subtlety versus Manipulation between one and forty
Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 82
Ernando Veneri The Veneri "Turn" bluff method for "card at any number"
Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 95
Unknown Thoughts Anticipated card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number
Related to Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 17
Ralph W. Hull The "Will-o'-the-Wisp" Card "Sometimes Known as The Run-A-Way Card"
card and its position thought-of, it vanishes and reappears reversed at named number, re-deal placement
Related to More "Eye-Openers" 7
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
Tom Sellers Finding a Selected Card at Any Number Called For
  • Method 1
  • Method 2
  • Method 3
Card Tricks That Work 10
Theodore Annemann Three Cards - Three Numbers two decks, three times cards are found at small number named, in other pack, three-way forcing pack
SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 42
Unknown Card and Number Divination up to ten, with outs (palm-off, transformation)
Related to Mental Magic with Cards 8
Laurie Ireland A Most Unusual Experiment in Which a Chosen Card Appears Instantly at Any Number in the Deck from 10 to 45
Related to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 10
Laurie Ireland Better Yet any ace at named number
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 11
Harry J. Smith Automatic Seconds card(s) at any number(s) using second deal from card case with slit
Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 88
Unknown Hilarious Finish to an Old Trick card at number with recount, another spectator names it
Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 154
Victor Farelli Seventeen Down Selection appears at number foretold by magician. Effect allows magician to secretly cull the four Kings to the top for a later routine.
Inspired by
  • (Al Baker, The Sphinx, 1932)
"Lend Me Your Pack" 12
Unknown The Magic Breath trick succeeds on second count
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 17
Unknown Push-Back Count cards are counted from top of pack, first one is stolen back
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 52
Unknown The Missing Card card travels from pack to another pack to named number, sticky card
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 105
Unknown Number Please any number, sticky card
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 115
Theodore Annemann Initialled Card Telepathy signed card at chosen number or stop trick, double backer
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 121
Unknown Your Card, Your Number slip back count, one way deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 154
U. F. Grant Say When three cards at three numbers in fifteen-card packet, using hat, one-way backs
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 164
Unknown The Reverse "Count-Down" Trick faced deck, banded deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 171
Unknown Mentalo card at random position is found at position twenty with bold miscounting
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 177
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Keystone Card Discovery some byplay and apparent failure
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 182
Unknown The 52 Card Trick thought-of card ends up at named number up to thirteen, matrix dealing elimination process
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 182
J. F. Orrin Card and Number Menetekel Deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Unknown Finding a Card in Any Position basic stripper deck application
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Unknown At Any Number From Pocket stripper deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 268
Ralph W. Hull Three in One Card Trick card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 294
Unknown To Any Number short card
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 312
Unknown A Chosen Card Is Discovered at Any Selected Number bottom deal
Greater Magic 212
Unknown b. Effect one to ten, thought-of card
Greater Magic 331
Unknown The Spectator Makes a Prediction svengali deck, selection at any number by spectator
Greater Magic 432
Harry Blackstone Card and Number number named, that many cards are cut to and selection is at that position, belly stripper card
Greater Magic 461
Harrison Give a Number! featuring weird throw switch, mention of Svengali deck method
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 41) 283
Charles T. Jordan A New Force Deck unnecessarily gaffed deck for faced-deck countdown
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 42) 289
Laurie Ireland Card at any Small Number bottom deal with cover card subtlety
Related toVariations Lessons in Dishonesty 6
Newton Hall Name Your Number selection to any named number
More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 39
Barbara Stanwyck Card at Dice Number three dice thrown, total counted to selection
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 52) 361
Theodore Annemann Card at Number from 1-10 with outs
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 368
Stephen Simpson Criss-Cross performer and spectator each write down card and number from one to twenty-six, when counted down in two halves it matches, option to end clean by switching the half with duplicates
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 53) 377
Unknown Faced-Deck Card at Any Number
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 70) 477
Theodore Annemann Stop selection is at thought of position, continuous triples
Variations The Incorporated Strange Secrets 4
Unknown The Card at Any Number thumb count
Expert Card Technique 417
Unknown An Expert at Figures using addition force
Expert Card Technique 268
Unknown Five Star Finale five selections appear at five numbers
Expert Card Technique 263
William Ruesskamp Another Card Silk Idea silk transforms in a box, card is found at random number, Rueskamp
Fast Ones 17
Al Baker Cooperative Conjuring with (forcing) dice, between ten and thirty
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 211
Al Baker Outguessing the Spectator thought-of Numbers, two spectator, roughed deck
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 159
Joseph Cottone The Aerial Count
More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 42
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Card and Number at any number, stripper glide
The Stripper Deck 19
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Lighting Calculator number named, that many cards cut off, next card selection
The Stripper Deck 23
Unknown Card Appearance at Selected Number "between 5 and 10"
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 221
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Lucky Seventh selection at named small number
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 10
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Obliging Cards two cards found at two named numbers
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 14
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Silver Trick date on coin is used to count down to four selections
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 15
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ringing the Changes card and its position remembered, optional stranger card
Prepared Cards and Accessories 31
Art Lyle Bottom Deal Second
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 120
R. C. Buff Middle Deal center deal presentation
Related to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 40) 166
Harrison Give A Number featuring weird throw switch, mention of Svengali deck method
Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 62
Tom Bowyer Routine with a Svengali Deck different effects with a svengali deck, reverse, spelling, counting, all alike
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 1) 54
Sylvan Barnet At a Mentally Chosen Number
My Best 71
Elwin More My Favorite Card Routine prediction on business card, card found at chosen number
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 14
Bert Allerton Name Your Number one of six cards chosen, its number used to count to selection
Related to Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 139
Warren Wiersbe A Change in Number card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number
Related to Mental Cases With Cards 19
John Scarne The Eagle Speaks coin whispers the position, where the selection is in the deck, then the coin vanishes and appears above the selection
Variations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 106) 427
Edward Marlo Marlo's Miracle Prediction deck shuffled, number named by spectator, card predicted, punch deal
Related toVariations Marlo In Spades 19
Edward Marlo III. The Named Vanish named card, reappears at named number, stacked
Marlo In Spades 36
Unknown A Card and a Number card is found at number which was "dealt" by spectator before
The Royal Road to Card Magic 26
Unknown A Pocket Discovery deck in pocket, card produced at named number
The Royal Road to Card Magic 18
Unknown Mentalivity
The Royal Road to Card Magic 186
Fred Fletcher Bottoms Up off-beat card at small number
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 161) 647
Al Baker Telepathy For Two two cards, one to ten, forcing banks
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 339
William Ruesskamp 15 to 30
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 175) 700
U. F. Grant Grant's Terrific Telephone Test deck dealt onto table in row with every other card reversed, reversed one chosen, then any person called who names an odd number, card is there, half forcing deck
Related to Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 12
Howard Wurst Thought Control No. 28, Ten cards chosen and written on slips of paper, along with number. One paper is chosen, dealing down to number reveals that card
Scarne on Card Tricks 51
Cliff Green Magic in Your Own Hands No. 29, Spectator names a number between five and ten, card found at that number
Scarne on Card Tricks 53
Stewart James James's Miracle No. 72, two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
Related toVariations Scarne on Card Tricks 132
Edward Marlo Unknown - Effect No. 2 two selections appear at selected numbers up to ten, several methods, some with roughed cards, impromptu double backer
Unknown 1
Edward Marlo Effect No. 6 spectator thinks of card as they are riffled by slowly, this card reverses at named number
The Marlo Miracle Deck 3
Bill Simon Two Numbers two cards selected, spectators only think of a number, both cards are found at the positions
Related to Effective Card Magic 81
Theodore Annemann No Title At All two selection, first found by stop, second by naming a number, two way forcing deck, alternated
Annemann's Buried Treasures 6
Hal M. Greenberg Hal's Halucination numbers written on billets, performer tries to find selection and removes two cards, one for suit other for value, card is found at number on selected billet
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 252) 1006
Edward Marlo Effect One card from packet into odd-backed deck at named number
Unlimited 9
Edward Marlo Red & Blue Routine I card travels from packet into odd-backed deck to chosen position
Unlimited 36
Edward Marlo Red & Blue Routine II card travels from packet into odd-backed deck, then turns over there
Unlimited 39
Edward Marlo Red & Blue Routine III card travels from packet into odd-backed deck twice
Unlimited 40
R. M. Jamison The Mystic Card of Fu message appears on a blank card, which names position of selection in deck
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 30
John Scarne Card Climax at a named number, with down under deal
The Best in Magic 118
Charles T. Jordan The Keystone Card Discovery Two numbers named, predicted card is found at position equal to the difference between the two numbers.
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 22
Edward Marlo Bold Steal - Second Handling one to ten
Side Steal 10
Edward Marlo, Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn Variant bluff method for "card at any number"
The Tabled Palm 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Card At Any Number
The Cardiste (Issue 8) 13
Dai Vernon The Bent Corner Prediction Spectator names number up to 52, card there is predicted by performer
Related to Inner Secrets of Card Magic 12
Edward Marlo The Over Count selection found at a freely chosen number
Related to Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 11
Edward Marlo One Hand Count Down selection appears at named small number, bottom deal
Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 27
Al Leech The Double Count
Cardmanship 10
Jack Avis The Birthday Card Trick card is found a position of a wished month
Card Tricks 312
James Steranko Packet Replacement Variation addition to packet, or card-at-a-number
Steranko on Cards 31
Edward Marlo Aces and Numbers aces are found at numbers designated by apparently random playing cards
Variations The Multiple Shift 38
Edward Marlo The Guide Transposition card vanishes from packet an appears at chosen position in another deck
Card to Wallet 25
Charlie Miller The Upside Down Trick value cut to is counted down to find selection, featuring face-up bottom deal
An Evening with Charlie Miller 36
Harry Lorayne The Sloppy Card Trick saliva for control, selection appears on named number up to ten
Variations Close-up Card Magic 42
Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn bluff method for "card at any number"
Estimation 45
Jochen Zmeck Hypnose multiple spectators chose the same card, routine for Svengali type decks
Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 11
Jochen Zmeck Medium partial rough-smooth, red and black alternate, then force blocks, three phases:
1. spectator says if top card is red or black, he is always right
2. spectator names position of a given card, the card is at that position
3. performer put unknown card in pocket, spectator divines it
Related to Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks — Teil II 18
Al Koran Erfüllte Gedankenwünsche two cards selected and spectators find them with small number or stop, two-card mirage deck, partial rough-smooth
Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks — Teil II 23
Edward Marlo Aces and Numbers Variation
Inspired by Faro Controlled Miracles 37
Edward Marlo Marlo Miracle Aces classic faro Ace cutting ("estimation aces"), last Ace found at named number
Related toVariationsAlso published here Faro Controlled Miracles 44
Dai Vernon Pure Mathematics two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
Related to Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 99
Bruce Cervon Ten Gives Three ace to ten are shuffled, reorder themselves, joker appeares at chosen number
Related to Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 45
Gene Finnell Your Number - Your Card four cards face up, value of each is dealt and four selections are found, spectators decide in which order
Free Cut Principle 15
Edward Marlo Emergency Transfer selection to any position from two to nine
Expert Card Conjuring 43
Jack Avis "Wandman" Transpo card moves from one position in deck to another, by throwing dice, using Walter Wandman dice box
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 175
Jack Avis Hidden Power card selected via Automatic Placement procedure moves to named number
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 177
Edward Marlo Applications of the Immediate Bottom Deal:
  • As An Exchange
  • As A Count-Down Effect
  • Gambling Demonstration
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 225
Edward Marlo Better Than fingertip peeked at card to any number with faros
Advanced Fingertip Control 96
Edward Marlo The Vanishing Card peeked card vanishes, reappears at chosen number, saliva
Advanced Fingertip Control 116
Dai Vernon Name a Number selected card at any number
Variations Expanded Lecture Notes 9
Edward Marlo Proving Count card at number, with greek deal
Magic Mafia Effects 26
Alan Shaxon Once Again!!! selection is found at named number, then at stopped position, then wrong card turns into selection and finally the balloon stand
My Kind of Magic 25
John Jennings Card Incident
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 33) 162
Edward Marlo Countdown Disclosures setting a selection to named number in small packet, several approaches (described in context reference)
Related to Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 26
Charles Cameron Probability Nil! card at number, extracted from performer's pocket
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 56) 279
Unknown From the Spectator's Pocket deck in spectator's pocket, card at named position
The Living End 3
Stewart Judah Favorite Card Trick card from row chosen, its value used to count down to selection
The Living End 42
Unknown Card at Any Number first time it fails, re-deal
The Living End 42
Henry Christ Stop When Ready
Also published here The Living End 43
Unknown At Second Spectator's Number using the glide
The Living End 45
T. Page Wright The Three Numbers two named numbers, card is found at difference of named numbers
The Living End 45
Unknown Torn Pack Location deck torn in half, two halves of selection found at named numbers
The Living End 46
Jack Vosburgh My Number Your Card
The Living End 143
Juan Tamariz El Valor de un Soplo Magico card at small number, performer counts once and fails, then spectator repeats it and card is found
Aprenda Ud. Magia 41
Calvin Thompson The Electronic Man with computer cards, number named only punched card, computer presentation, see p. 370 for idea by J.G. Thompson Jr.
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 71) 351
Gene Nielsen Homage to Koran card at number, hands-off version
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 72) 359
Philip T. Goldstein, Stewart James Ice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, imaginary dice
Related toVariationsAlso published here Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 7
Edward Marlo A Quickie card vanishes from top and reappears at its previous position
Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 28
Edward Marlo Exhibitionism card from certain position selected, cut to performer to its original position
Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 29
Paul Rosini Card at a Number Deck is shuffled and covered with handkerchief, spectator names a number from 10-20, performer able to divine which card is at that position
Magic With Faucett Ross 211
Unknown Choice & Chance
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 856
Roger Smith Cutting Freely Does It card selected with cutting procedure shows up at previously named number between twenty and thirty
Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 1 4
Frederick Wingfield Thought Waves II spectator remember cards and position, card appears at number thought by another spectator, faced deck
Variations The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 119) 593
Edward Marlo Mental Minus Multiple named Ace at named Position, false Dealing
Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 5
Edward Marlo The Pellet Classic number from ten to twenty-five named, three cards chosen and written on pellets, cards lost, pellet chosen, this card is at named position
Variations Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 183
Dai Vernon Another Variation
Related to The First California Lecture 2
Edward Marlo Unknown - Effect No. 2 two selections appear at selected numbers up to ten, several methods, some with roughed cards, impromptu double backer
Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 112
Edward Marlo No Trace Aces named aces at named number, multiple minus bottoms
Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 109
Jerry Andrus Sidewinder Deal
Andrus Card Control 30
Nick Trost Dice and Card Revelation Card found at number rolled on dice, then performer pulls out pair of cards that match the numbers on the dice
Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 10
Roger Smith Friday Night Countdown card near bottom, small number counted to and card there changes into selection, repeat, for method see Necromancer Vol. 2 No. 4
Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 2 2
Unknown A Card and a Number No. 49
Self-Working Card Tricks 74
Richard Himber Calculator Cards No. 62, selection is "six and three quarters cards" down in deck, it's correct with a card in which a quarter is torn out
Self-Working Card Tricks 94
Martin A. Nash A Second Intrusion similar to DCD, see p. 448 for additional crediting
Any Second Now 232
Barrie Richardson Memorable Memory Stunt shuffled deck, someone names a position, performer instantly names the card, faced deck
  • Pseudo-Memorized Deck
Related to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 500
Karl Fulves Stop At Nothing selection shuffled back and number named, there appears a blank card and selection is gone
Impromptu Holdouts 42
Ken Krenzel At Any Number between ten and twenty
Related to The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 59
Erhard Liebenow Instant Card Control peeked card at number between twenty and thirty
Liebenow On Cards 9
Unknown An der gewünschten Stelle card at number, using the glide
Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 60
Jerry K. Hartman Quick Counts Quick Count I: Magician divines card at a certain position in deck
Quick Count II: Spectator stops the dealing on previously named card
Loose Ends 57
Jack Yates The Number Force card named, numbers jotted down and summed up, card at that position
  • Plus a Marked Deck (card pushed out of marked deck instead of named)
Jack's Pack 5
Bob Ostin Tilt to Countdown card at named number
The Talon (Issue 1) 6
Martin A. Nash Any Way that you Want it named aces at named positions, false dealing
Related to Sleight Unseen 418
Jerry Mentzer Gag Revelation any number from 6-9
Card Cavalcade Finale 95
Harry Lorayne An Extraordinary Prediction ace to ten are shuffled, reorder themselves, jack appeares at chosen number
Related to Quantum Leaps 168
David Solomon, Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn Variant bluff method for "card at any number"
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 318
Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn bluff method for "card at any number", referenced at wrong spot
CardMagic 15
Edward Marlo Named Position Reverse selection appears reversed at named position
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 48
John Carney Stop That Card Trick!!
Related to Conjuror's Journal 12
Leslie Anderson Chance! named card is found on position which is the same number as the price written on the box
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 232) 1157
Edward Marlo Aces at any Number four Aces at four numbers via edge marks and second deal
Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 8
Tom Mullica Numbers Up card appears reversed at named number
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 345
Martin A. Nash Any Way That You Want It named aces at named positions, false dealing
Inspired by Ovation 6
Martin A. Nash Any Way that you Want it brief description
Inspired by Jacks or Better 3
Edward Marlo, Martin A. Nash Marlo Miracle Aces classic faro ace cutting ("estimation aces"), last ace found at named number
Inspired by Colors on the March 4
Harry Lorayne Numero Uno number up to twenty names, that many cards cut off by performer, selection at that position
Also published here Lecture Notes 14
Martin A. Nash Credence peeked-at card vanishes and reappears at named number, center deal
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 561
Derek Dingle Control to a Named Number featuring Side Steal Placement
The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 103
Frank Garcia Aces at Chosen Numbers
The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part I 59
Philip T. Goldstein, Stewart James Ice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, imaginary dice
Related toAlso published here shuffled lecture 6
Christian Scherer Countdown peeked card found at number of a stopped at card
Seminarheft 16
David Britland Straight from the Top palming a card while dealing through deck
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 13) 241
Stephen Tucker Birrth-Control any card is named and produced, using date of birth
Inspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 15
Jerry Sadowitz My Name is Kerr card to named position reversed
Related to Cards Hit 19
Thomas Alan Waters Twinsome number is secretly written down, card is peeked at, deck dealt and both spectator shout at the same time stop
Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 623
Unknown Deckspert No. 10, four dice thrown, two used to select a card at a position, sum of all four to count down to selection
More Self-Working Card Tricks 13
Stephen Tucker Twice as Clear card at named number, performer deals
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 36) 708
Ken Krenzel Point of Contrast card at thought of number travels to named number
Related to Best of Friends — Volume II 260
Unknown Card at Given Number slap trick
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 6
Tom Bowyer Svengali Routine selection made, card divined, then it turns over, then appears at named number and at randomly spelled card, spectator stabs next to it
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 28
Frederick Braue Prearranged Pack Idea placing card at required number
Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 29
Frederick Braue Routine outline of routine for four selections with locator card
  • divination with crystal
  • at named number
  • stop trick
  • vanishing pack
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 30
Larry Jennings Dice-O-Matic number is arrived at with dice
The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 211
Larry Jennings, Dai Vernon Slap Me Again (I Needed That) any number, slap trick
The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 231
Paul Swinford Impossibility one of sixteen cards thought of, ends up at a chosen position after a few sortings with sorting rod
The Cyberdeck 24
David Regal Up for the Count!
Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 41
Dai Vernon Look Homeward, Angel card travels from bottom of deck to named postion reversed
Related toAlso published here Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 8) 8
Jerry Sadowitz Three, Four, Five Etc undercount deal as placement to named number on second deal
Inspired by Inspirations 106
Fred C. Baumann Positioned one to ten range, crimp and "recount" principle
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 11) 1571
Darwin Ortiz In One Deal Aces are found at specified numbers
Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 27
Dai Vernon, Laurie Ireland The Slap Trick any number
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 20
Dai Vernon The Intelligent Leaper interlock, two handlings
Variations The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 145
Richard Vollmer Never Say Die card is found with another value
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 12) 1721
Jerry K. Hartman Farther Figure card thought of in one to ten range travells to ten to twenty range
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 1) 1588
Jerry Sadowitz Shuffle Reverse overhand shuffle action reverse, selection can appear reversed at named position
Cards on the Table 77
Edward Marlo The Shifting Card card from tenth position to anything between ten and twenty
So Soon? 9
Edward Marlo Nullifying the Possibilities card at any number, four methods, including commentary on the plot and Vernon's "Slap Trick"
Inspired byVariations So Soon? 22
John Scarne Long Distance card chosen on other side of the room, risky force, position named
Prototype 2
Edward Marlo "Card at Any Number" 1 to 52
Related to That's It 9
Edward Marlo The Pellet Classic number from ten to twenty-five named, three cards chosen and written on pellets, cards lost, pellet chosen, this card is at named position
Related to Finally! 50
Alexander de Cova Karte in Schachtel "Signed Folded Card in Box", Slap Trick, then card to box
Related toVariations Horizons 9
Dai Vernon The Slap Trick brief
Horizons 12
Steve Beam Double Dealer two cards at numbers, with incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
Related toAlso published here The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 32) 579
Simon Aronson Bait and Switch spectator names number and selects card, performer apparently brings the card to that number one-handed behind his back
Inspired by The Aronson Approach 85
Paul Hallas Not So Remote Viewing! card is named and performer names its position in the deck
Inspired by Mental Mix 2
Richard Vollmer Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 3) 1904
José Carroll The Card-Calculator ambitious card, card to number, stop trick, card folded to calculator
52 Lovers — Volume II 47
Edward Marlo, Ralph W. Hull Marlo's Will-Of-The-Wisp card vanishes from its position, reappears at another chosen number (see Hull's More Eye Openers), two methods
The Olram File (Issue 3) 13
Karl Fulves Change X Change two chosen numbers via dice are counted down and a value of the other number is found in each case, selection found as well
Inspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 3
Frederick Braue Paul Revere's Card two halves, selection vanishes from one half and appears at chosen number in second half, duplicate, "Midnight Marvel" (1943)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 16
Frederick Braue One to Ten card controlled to eighth position, with out
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 26
Doug Edwards Fake-Take Count
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 4) 2201
Jerry Sadowitz, Ken Krenzel Card At Any Number
Inspired by The Marenzel Reverse 10
Jerry Sadowitz Combination Plus control sequence to get into it
Inspired by The Marenzel Reverse 11
Bob King Seeing is Believing performer blindfolded for full routine
Phase I: a card pocketed and another selected
Phase II: selection found at named small number
Phase III: two more cards divined, using 52-on-One and 3-1/2 gag cards
Phase IV: four Aces dealt in poker round
Phase V: pocketed card named
The Breather 2 22
Steve Beam Double Dealer two cards at numbers, with incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
Also published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 123
John Scarne Aces on Impact spectator shuffles top half and names small number counted down and spectator takes the card at that number, repeated three more times, they are the Aces
Variations Rigmarole (Issue 2) 19
J. W. Sarles Cutback Ace of Spades shuffled in deck, spectator cuts anywhere and names small number, Ace found there, beating the cut presentation
Rigmarole (Issue 4) 44
Unknown Card at Any Position uncredited Slap Trick
Related to Card File 54
Dai Vernon, John Murray, Jerry Mentzer One Hand Bottom - Applications
Card File 227
Richard Vollmer Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 9) 2410
Alex Elmsley Switchy-Coo card a chosen number is reversed, then changes to previous selection
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 175
Gene Maze Triple Threat three selection shuffled face-up into three piles, three numbers named and selection appear at those numbers face-up
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 62
Doug Canning Down for the Count two decks, card is named and put in a deck, cards next to it form a number and same card in other deck found at this position
The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 51) 941
Jackie McClements Card to Any Number number between ten and twenty named, card from that position removed and placed on top, it instantly penetrates back to original position
Shock Treatment 12
Edward Marlo Center Deal Effects 1. selection at any number
2. two peeked-at cards at any numbers
3. Aces placed into different parts are dealt out to any numbers
Also published here
  • The New Tops, Mar. 1975
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 204
Edward Marlo One Way, Two Selections deck divided in three packets, two cards chosen and deck reassembled, found at two selected numbers
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Nov. 1977
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 338
Guy Hollingworth The Card at any Number UCS
Notes on Card Tricks and Other Diversions 19
Allan Ackerman Anyone - Anywhere: The Indicator number determined by value of another card, memorized deck
Al Cardpone 30
Unknown Count Reverse card at named position removed, cut back into deck, it reappears at named position but reversed
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 30
James Swain The Impossible Card Trick four spectators think of a value, counted down to to four piles, Aces on top followed by named values and Kings on bottom of piles
Miracles with Cards 66
James Swain The Well Traveled Card deck in case and number up to 52 named, signed card dropped on case, it vanishes and reappears inside at named number
Miracles with Cards 141
Pablo Domenèch La Carta Colgada selection appears among ten cards at chosen position
La Magia de Pablo Domènech 39
Steve Beam Double Dealer two cards at numbers, with incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
Also published here Magic For The British Aisles 17
Allan Ackerman Another Anyone Anywhere thought of card's position predicted, then spectator divines position of performer's card, partial memorized deck and prediction pocket index (twelve items)
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 53
Peter Duffie The Automatic Locator
Effortless Card Magic 85
Alex Elmsley No-Calc two cards are located, two numbers written down and cards found at that position
Also published here Alex Is At It Again 3
Frederick Braue, John Northern Hilliard The Triple Mystery three cards selected, first at named number up to ten, stop trick with second, last card spelled out
Inspired by
  • "The Triple Mystery" (John Northern Hilliard, Magical Bulletin, June 1924)
Related to
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 11
Unknown The Spectator's Card Trick
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 28
Simon Lovell Frank's Fave number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selection at chosen number within this packet
Related to Simon Says! 185
Peter Duffie The Beginning of the End spectator cuts to a card, its value indicates position of Ace of Spades from top
N.D.E. — A Near Deck Experience 18
Tom Gagnon Automatic Card at Any Number with the Versatile Spread Control
Variations The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 67) 1374
Jack Avis Bonnie and Glide four spectators each name a small number and that many cards are counted in front of each from bottom of deck, Ace on each
Vis à Vis 40
Alex Elmsley No-Calc two cards are located, two numbers written down and cards found at that position
Also published here Come A Little Closer 54
Paul Cummins Count on It ten to twenty, first packet of that size is produced
21st Century Card Magic 102
Guy Hollingworth A Card at Any Number UCS
Drawing Room Deceptions 230
Milton Kort Svengali of the Phone Lines Card selected, random person called on phone names selection, then spectator names any number, card appears at number (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 1, no. 1, 1969)
Kort 115
Doug Conn Random Specificity three selections shuffled in deck, two dice used to arrive at numbers which are counted down, selections are found there
Tricks of my Trade 31
Ellis Stanyon Card Found at Any Number from the Top of the Pack No. 7, first counted and shown that card is not there, then re-counted
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 21
Ellis Stanyon The Card Found at Any Number No. 14, using glide, card starts second from bottom
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 25