620 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Number Effects / Card(s) at A Number(Numbers)
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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
1786 124
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 1876 52
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)
1876 73
Several Persons having each Drawn and Returned a Card, to make each Card appear at such Number in the Pack as the Drawer chooses
1876 75
"Second" Dealing with "card at any number" application
1889 21
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 1889 85
Conus The Shower of Aces many aces appear at named number (faced-deck turnover at-any-number method)
1889 110
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
1889 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
1890 38
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
1895 40
Errare Humanum est, oder: Niemand kann zählen No. 13, chosen card appears at named number
1895 104
Das Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force
Also published here Dec. 1895
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4)
Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force
Related toAlso published here 1896 14
Die geheimnisvolle Verbindung card appears at chosen number, duplicate and double-count, two methods
Related to 1896 40
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die erzwungene Wahl selection at named number
1896 70
Mundus vult decipi card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cards
Also published here 1896 77
Thought Reading Extraordinary thought of card at thought of number up to ten
Related to 1897 85
The Ubiquitous Card card at named number
Related toAlso published here 1897 102
Four Aces at four Numbers four numbers named and Aces counted to one by one, using faced deck and deck turnovers
Sep. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9)
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
Related to Aug. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8)
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
1900 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 June 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6)
S. W. Erdnase Power of Concentrated Thought number up to ten
Related toVariations 1902 196
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
Aug. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8)
Carl Willmann Ihr Wille geschehe! card chosen and shuffled back by spectator, small number named and card is there, gambling for seven with outs
Dec. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12)
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
Jan. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1)
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
Apr. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4)
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
1909 142
T. Nelson Downs Fifth Method card to any number, with placement strategy to twenty-sixth
1909 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"
Related toVariations 1909 157
Re-Count Force for card at any number
1909 161
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Unit Block Control Second Deal block backjogged
1910 146
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
1911 95
Stanley Collins Cards and Coincidence three selections and three packets, cards at number, faced deck method
1915 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 toVariations 1920 11
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Prophecy No.1, one of four named cards by performer is chosen and card travels from half to other half in box at named number, card is also predicted on paper
Related toVariations 1920 2
Stanley Collins A Card Comedy card chosen and lost, spectator names number, card counted to, spectator claims it's not his card but deck shown as one-way deck, gag with stooge
1925 30
Louis Nikola Locating Card chosen and lost, magician divines card and position in deck after shuffles and cuts
Also published here 1927 27
Louis Nikola To Name The Position Of Any Card Called For
1927 39
Louis Nikola To Name The Card Occupying Any Given Position
1927 39
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
1927 62
Jack Merlin To Place a Selected Card in a Given Position in the Pack
1927/28 12
Eric F. Impey Card at Number card at small number is forced card, cards dealt face up
1928 1
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die gehorsamen Karten in der Tasche des Zuschauers deck placed inside pocket of spectator, performer removes three selections at three named numbers
1930 86
A Matter of Thought glide
1933 81
Victor Farelli Subtlety versus Manipulation between one and forty
1933 82
Ernando Veneri The Veneri "Turn" bluff method for "card at any number"
1933 95
Thoughts Anticipated card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number
Related to 1933 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 1933 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
1933 19
Tom Sellers Finding a Selected Card at Any Number Called For
  • Method 1
  • Method 2
  • Method 3
1934 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
1934 42
Card and Number Divination up to ten, with outs (palm-off, transformation)
Related to 1935 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 1935
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation")
Laurie Ireland Better Yet any ace at named number
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation")
Ralph W. Hull A Brain Teaser No. 9, card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva
Related toAlso published here 1935 11
Watch Locator No. 33, selection lost, spectator adds hours and minutes of current time to count to selection
1935 31
Frank Lane, U. F. Grant The Piles card ends up at chosen number
1935 35
Harry J. Smith Automatic Seconds card(s) at any number(s) using second deal from card case with slit
Variations 1936
The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36)
Hilarious Finish to an Old Trick card at number with recount, another spectator names it
1936 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)
1936 12
The Magic Breath trick succeeds on second count
Related to 1937 17
Push-Back Count cards are counted from top of pack, first one is stolen back
1937 52
The Missing Card card travels from pack to another pack to named number, sticky card
1937 105
Number Please any number, sticky card
1937 115
Theodore Annemann Initialled Card Telepathy signed card at chosen number or stop trick, double backer
1937 121
Your Card, Your Number slip back count, one way deck
1937 154
U. F. Grant Say When three cards at three numbers in fifteen-card packet, using hat, one-way backs
1937 164
The Reverse "Count-Down" Trick faced deck, banded deck
1937 171
Mentalo card at random position is found at position twenty with bold miscounting
Related to 1937 177
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Keystone Card Discovery some byplay and apparent failure
1937 182
The 52 Card Trick thought-of card ends up at named number up to thirteen, matrix dealing elimination process
1937 182
J. F. Orrin Card and Number Menetekel Deck
1937 258
Finding a Card in Any Position basic stripper deck application
1937 264
At Any Number From Pocket stripper deck
1937 268
Ralph W. Hull Three in One Card Trick card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva
Also published here 1937 294
To Any Number short card
1937 312
Joe Berg An Amazing Card Location top five cards are shown not to be the selection, number up to five is called, card at that position is now selection, imperfection principle
1937 9
A Chosen Card Is Discovered at Any Selected Number bottom deal
1938 212
b. Effect one to ten, thought-of card
1938 331
The Spectator Makes a Prediction svengali deck, selection at any number by spectator
1938 432
Harry Blackstone Card and Number number named, that many cards are cut to and selection is at that position, belly stripper card
Variations 1938 461
Harrison Give a Number! featuring weird throw switch, mention of Svengali deck method
Related to Feb. 1938
The Jinx (Issue 41)
Charles T. Jordan A New Force Deck unnecessarily gaffed deck for faced-deck countdown
Mar. 1938
The Jinx (Issue 42)
Laurie Ireland Card at any Small Number bottom deal with cover card subtlety
Related toVariations 1938 6
Barbara Stanwyck Card at Dice Number three dice thrown, total counted to selection
Jan. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 52)
Theodore Annemann Card at Number from 1-10 with outs
The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39)
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
Feb. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 53)
Faced-Deck Card at Any Number
Dec. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 70)
Newton Hall Name Your Number selection to any named number
1939 39
Theodore Annemann Stop selection is at thought-of position, continuous triples
Variations 1939 4
Five Star Finale five selections appear at five numbers
1940 263
An Expert at Figures using addition force
1940 268
The Card at Any Number thumb count
1940 417
William Ruesskamp Another Card Silk Idea silk transforms in a box, card is found at random number, Rueskamp
1940 17
Joseph Cottone The Aerial Count
1941 42
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Card and Number at any number, stripper glide
1941 19
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Lighting Calculator number named, that many cards cut off, next card selection
1941 23
Dr. Lazlo Rothbart Ihre Chance selection is found at position of number made by removed matches from matchbox
June 1941 4
Al Baker Outguessing the Spectator thought-of Numbers, two spectator, roughed deck
Also published here 1941 20
Al Baker Cooperative Conjuring with (forcing) dice, between ten and thirty
Also published here 1941 76
Paul Curry Two Card Routine
  • Effect No. 1: Joker and Ace of Spades change places
  • Effect No. 2: Joker on top, Ace on the bottom vanish and are found together in the center
  • Effect No. 3: Joker and ace pushed in the deck, travel to top and bottom
  • Effect No. 4: two numbers are called, counted and the cards found at those positions are Joker and Ace
  • Effect No. 5: Joker and Ace reverse in the deck
  • Effect No. 6: spectator reverses one card behind his back, it is the Joker
  • Effect No. 7: two selections are put face up into the deck, next to them the Joker and the Ace are found
  • Effect No. 8: selections transform into Joker and Ace
  • Effect No. 9: two cards clipped by four paper clips are removed from the pocket, Joker and Ace
Also published here 1941 27
Card Appearance at Selected Number "between 5 and 10"
1941/27 221
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Lucky Seventh selection at named small number
1942 10
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Obliging Cards two cards found at two named numbers
1942 14
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Silver Trick date on coin is used to count down to four selections
1942 15
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ringing the Changes card and its position remembered, optional stranger card
1942 31
Art Lyle Bottom Deal Second
Feb. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 29)
R. C. Buff Middle Deal center deal presentation
Related to July 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 40)
Harrison Give A Number featuring weird throw switch, mention of Svengali deck method
1943 62
Tom Bowyer Routine with a Svengali Deck different effects with a svengali deck, reverse, spelling, counting, all alike
June 1944 54
John Mulholland The Freely Selected Card concept of one-way backs, three methods of locating a freely selected card using one-way backs
  • I. Standard location
  • II. Card at number
  • III. Spectator locates card
1944 12
John Mulholland II. Card at Number magician notes card’s position in deck (one-way backs), miscalls several cards’ values that add up to the card’s position and spectator counts down
1944 14
Elwin More My Favorite Card Routine prediction on business card, card found at chosen number
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945)
Sylvan Barnet At a Mentally Chosen Number
1945 71
Bert Allerton Name Your Number one of six cards chosen, its number used to count to selection
Related to Aug. 1945 139
Warren Wiersbe A Change in Number card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number
Related to 1946 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 May 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 106)
Arden Morris Mathematical Marvel performer selects and replaces a card, spectator names two numbers, card is not found at those numbers, but on the third try when counting to their difference
1946 16
Edward Marlo Marlo's Miracle Prediction deck shuffled, number named by spectator, card predicted, punch deal
Related toVariations 1947 19
Edward Marlo III. The Named Vanish named card, reappears at named number, stacked
1947 36
A Pocket Discovery deck in pocket, card produced at named number
1948 18
A Card and a Number card is found at number which was "dealt" by spectator before
1948 26
1948 186
Fred Fletcher Bottoms Up off-beat card at small number
Oct. 1948
The Phoenix (Issue 161)
Arthur H. Buckley Card at Small Number psychological (gambling for Seven) with out
1948 96
Arthur H. Buckley Selected Card at Any Number card thought of during riffling, it ends up at named number
1948 129
William Ruesskamp 15 to 30
Apr. 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 175)
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 Aug./Sep. 1949
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12)
Al Baker Telepathy For Two two cards appear at chosen numbers from one to ten, forcing banks
Also published here 1949 97
Joe Stuthard Any Number Called For
1949 15
George Armstrong Telephone Trick person phoned and asked for a number in the deck, selection is at that position
1949 18
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
1950 51
Cliff Green Magic in Your Own Hands No. 29, spectator names a number between five and ten, card of that value produced and selection found at that number
Related toVariations 1950 53
Oscar Weigle Add Lib No. 139, Selected card moves to position named by performer
1950 268
Bill Nord Nord's Handkerchief Variation selection appears face-up at number, under handkerchief
Apr. 1950
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 7 No. 11)
Eddie Joseph Who Knows the Card? card chosen with counting procedure ends up and number named at beginning
Variations 1950 3
Paul Rosini The Fair Count count-down to named number, count repeated because of skepticism of audience, selection found reversed
VariationsAlso published here 1950 18
Dai Vernon Complete Cover deck in performer's hand, covered with handkerchief, spectator names a number between ten and twenty, performer names card at that position
1950 28
Edward Marlo Unknown - Effect No. 2 two selections appear at selected numbers up to ten, several methods, some with roughed cards, impromptu double backer
1951 1
Edward Marlo Effect No. 6 spectator thinks of card as they are riffled by slowly, this card reverses at named number
1951 3
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
Apr. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 252)
Bill Simon Two Numbers two cards selected, spectators only think of a number, both cards are found at the positions
Related to 1952 81
Theodore Annemann No Title At All two selection, first found by stop, second by naming a number, two way forcing deck, alternated
1952 6
W. F. "Rufus" Steele They Tell You Nothing spectator pockets some cards and remembers a card at the same position as the number of pocketed cards, card ends up at named number
1952 32
Edward Marlo Effect One card from packet into odd-backed deck at named number
Related to 1953 9
Edward Marlo Red & Blue Routine I card travels from packet into odd-backed deck to chosen position
1953 36
Edward Marlo Red & Blue Routine II card travels from packet into odd-backed deck, then turns over there
1953 39
Edward Marlo Red & Blue Routine III card travels from packet into odd-backed deck twice
1953 40
R. M. Jamison The Mystic Card of Fu message appears on a blank card, which names position of selection in deck
May 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 308)
Dr. Stanley Jaks Al Bakers Prophecy one out of eight cards is chosen, value leads to selection, everything was predicted
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 15 No. 2)
Stewart James The Deckspert spectator cuts off cards and puts some of them in one pocket and some in the other, card at position of total of cards in one pocket is remembered, performer changes order of deck, then card is at position of total of cards in other pocket
1954 10
John Scarne Card Climax at a named number, with down under deal
1956 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.
Related to 1956 22
Edward Marlo Bold Steal - Second Handling one to ten
1957 10
Edward Marlo, Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn Variant bluff method for "card at any number"
1957 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Card At Any Number
May 1958
The Cardiste (Issue 8)
Rolf Andra 3x Karten-Magie selection at number, number is determined by value of other card
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 19 No. 4)
Rolf Andra Der rätselhafte 3-Karten Trick three decks, chosen number to select card, cards turnover in each deck
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 19 No. 4)
Alex Elmsley Switchy-Coo card a chosen number is reversed, then changes to previous selection
Also published here Sep. 1958
Ibidem (Issue 14)
Dai Vernon The Bent Corner Prediction spectator names number up to 52, card there is predicted by performer
Related toVariations 1959 12
Edward Marlo The Over Count selection found at a freely chosen number
Related to 1959 11
Edward Marlo One Hand Count Down selection appears at named small number, bottom deal
1959 27
Al Leech The Double Count
1959 10
Jack Avis The Birthday Card Trick card is found a position of a wished month
1959 312
James Steranko Packet Replacement Variation addition to packet, or card-at-a-number
1960 31
Edward Marlo Aces and Numbers Aces are found at numbers designated by apparently random playing cards
Variations 1961 38
Edward Marlo The Guide Transposition card vanishes from packet an appears at chosen position in another deck
1961 25
Charlie Miller The Upside Down Trick value cut to is counted down to find selection, featuring face-up bottom deal
1961 36
Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn bluff method for "card at any number"
1962 45
Harry Lorayne The Sloppy Card Trick saliva for control, selection appears on named number up to ten
Variations 1962 42
Jochen Zmeck Hypnose multiple spectators chose the same card, routine for Svengali type decks
1962 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 1962 18
Al Koran Erfüllte Gedankenwünsche two cards selected and spectators find them with small number or stop, two-card mirage deck, partial rough-smooth
1962 23
Dr. William Weyeneth Eine Karten Kaprice card at number, duplicate, easy second deal with missing part
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 24 No. 4)
Edward Marlo Aces and Numbers Variation
Inspired by 1964 37
Edward Marlo Marlo Miracle Aces classic faro Ace cutting ("estimation aces"), last Ace found at named number
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1964 44
Tony Kardyro Stop, Spell or Number
1966 4
Dai Vernon "Secrets" "Chapter Four", spectator names a number between five and ten, card of that value produced and selection found at that number
Related toAlso published here 1967 27
Bruce Cervon Ten Gives Three "Chapter Eight", Ace to Ten are shuffled, reorder themselves, joker appears at chosen number
Related toVariations 1967 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
1967 15
Edward Marlo Emergency Transfer selection to any position from two to nine
1968 43
Jack Avis "Wandman" Transpo card moves from one position in deck to another, by throwing dice, using Walter Wandman dice box
May 1968 175
Jack Avis Hidden Power card selected via Automatic Placement procedure moves to named number
Variations May 1968 177
Edward Marlo Applications of the Immediate Bottom Deal:
  • As An Exchange
  • As A Count-Down Effect
  • Gambling Demonstration
Winter 1968
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio)
Edward Marlo Better Than fingertip peeked at card to any number with faros
1970 96
Edward Marlo The Vanishing Card peeked card vanishes, reappears at chosen number, saliva
1970 116
Dai Vernon Name a Number selected card at any number
Variations 1970 9
Edward Marlo Proving Count card at number, with greek deal
1970 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
1970 25
Rolf Andra Magie mit Zahlen und Karten number up to ten
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 31 No. 2)
Jerry K. Hartman Redone-bury Delusion
Related to 1970 18
Roy Johnson Predictafors card at named number is predicted, 1-0-1 mirage deck
1970 21
Roger Smith Any Number via False Faro Method
  • The Faro Shuffler's Column #1
without actual faro, straight-cut placement ("False Faro")
Related toVariations Aug. 1970
Necromancer (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Roger Smith Any Number via False Faro Method - Variations two variations
Inspired by Sep. 1970
Necromancer (Vol. 1 No. 2)
John Jennings Card Incident
Magick (Issue 33)
Edward Marlo Countdown Disclosures setting a selection to named number in small packet, several approaches (described in context reference)
Related to Apr. 1972
Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 4)
Charles Cameron Probability Nil! card at number, extracted from performer's pocket
Magick (Issue 56)
From the Spectator's Pocket deck in spectator's pocket, card at named position
1972 3
Stewart Judah Favorite Card Trick card from row chosen, its value used to count down to selection
1972 42
Card at Any Number first time it fails, re-deal
1972 42
Henry Christ Stop When Ready
Also published here 1972 43
At Second Spectator's Number using the glide
1972 45
T. Page Wright The Three Numbers two named numbers, card is found at difference of named numbers
1972 45
Torn Pack Location deck torn in half, two halves of selection found at named numbers
1972 46
Jack Vosburgh My Number Your Card
1972 143
Roger "Hervey" Vuille Tour avec le Coin Coupé card at number from bottom of the deck, glide
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 33 No. 2)
Dai Vernon Vernon On Blackstone's Pet No. 97, number named, that many cards are cut to and selection is at that position
Inspired by 1972 29
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Do It Yourself No. 165, card chosen from one half, its value is counted down in second half to find selection, bottom deal
Related to 1972 41
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Bottom Deal Location No. 193, three cards chosen in different ways, they show up at three small numbers
1972 47
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Jumping Aces No. 204, "Dr. Oberholzer ace location", sounds like four packets are counted off while starting with an Ace on top for each count, cryptic
Related to 1972 49
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Version Of Rosini's Reverse Card No. 293, card appears reversed at chosen number on second count, bottom deal placement
Inspired by 1972 75
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Version Of Horowitz's Two Pile Effect No. 324, card chosen from one half, its value is counted down in second half to find selection
Related to 1972 84
Paul Rosini Rosini Reverse No. 365, count-down to named number, count repeated because of skepticism of audience, selection found reversed
Also published here 1972 102
Dr. Oberholzer Dr. Oberholzer Four Ace Routine No. 388, sounds like four packets are counted off while starting with an Ace on top for each count, cryptic
Related toVariations 1972 106
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Robert Howdin Version Of Chosen Card Picked From Pocket At Number Called For No. 394, Howdin = Houdin?
Related to
  • "Clairvoyance by Touch" (Robert-Houdin, The Secrets of Conjuring and Magic)
1972 108
Ace Prologue To Routine No. 518, top card used to count off a pile of that number, done four times, Aces found on bottom of each
Related to 1972 145
Dr. Jacob Daley, Royal Vale Heath Card Trick 14-15 No. 571, card lost, spectator cuts and nine cards are taken, three consecutive cards give numbers 14 or 15 to locate selection, magic square with the nine cards
1972 159
Sam Leo Horowitz Horowitz's Location Thought No. 594, card thought of from thirteen cards during riffle peek, found by counting down its value
Related to 1972 166
Sam Leo Horowitz, T. Page Wright Horowitz & Wright Combination Stack Routine Using Ace To King No. 616
  • card thought of from thirteen cards during riffle peek, found by counting down its value
  • then another card selected, spectator cuts, value cut to used to count to selection
  • spectator chooses a number of cards and puts them on deck, then a card of matching value is chosen or located
Related to 1972 171
John Scarne Scarne's Number Card Crimp For Vernon's Reverse Effect No. 672, chosen card at named number with corner crimped, perhaps referring to reference
Inspired by 1972 183
Roterberg's Umbiquitous Card No. 686, card at named number using Push-Back Count
Also published here 1972 186
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
1973 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.
Magick (Issue 71)
Gene Nielsen Homage to Koran card at number, hands-off version
Magick (Issue 72)
Roger Smith Trickus Ultimatus single card and packet is removed, performer divines number of cards, selection travels from center to chosen position matching the chosen number, duplicates
Related to Jan. 1973
Necromancer (Vol. 2 No. 1)
Roger Smith Friday Night Countdown card transforms to selection, then selection is inserted in to the deck and travels to chosen number
Related to 1974
Necromancer (Vol. 2 No. 4)
Jochen Zmeck Gleiche Gedanken three numbers named, cards at those numbers are predicted with mates or from another deck
1974 4
Falschabzählen durch Zurückziehen counting off the deck with faces towards audience, top card pulled back on deck to make it appear at any number
1974 4
Jochen Zmeck 3. Würfel und Spielkarten dice shaken in dice box, card at that position remembered, shaken again and card then found at the new number
1974 17
Edward Marlo A Quickie card vanishes from top and reappears at its previous position
Variations 1975
Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue)
Edward Marlo Exhibitionism card from certain position selected, cut to performer to its original position
Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue)
Paul Rosini Card at a Number deck is shuffled and covered with handkerchief, spectator names a number from ten to twenty, performer is able to divine which card is at that position
Variations 1975 211
Choice & Chance
Related to Winter 1975
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two))
Roger Smith Cutting Freely Does It card selected with cutting procedure shows up at previously named number between twenty and thirty
1975 4
Frederick Wingfield Thought Waves II spectator remember cards and position, card appears at number thought by another spectator, faced deck
Variations 1975
Magick (Issue 119)
Edward Marlo Mental Minus Multiple named Ace at named Position, false Dealing
1976 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
VariationsAlso published here 1976 183
Dai Vernon Another Variation
Related to 1976 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)
Edward Marlo No Trace Aces named aces at named number, multiple minus bottoms
Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 8)
Jerry Andrus Sidewinder Deal
1976 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
1976 10
Roger Smith Friday Night Countdown card near bottom, small number counted to and card there changes into selection, repeat, for method see reference
Related to 1976 2
A Card and a Number No. 49
1976 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
1976 94
Martin A. Nash A Second Intrusion similar to DCD, see p. 448 for additional crediting
1977 232
Barrie Richardson Memorable Memory Stunt shuffled deck, someone names a position, performer instantly names the card, faced deck
  • Pseudo-Memorized Deck
Related to Dec. 1977
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4)
Karl Fulves Stop At Nothing selection shuffled back and number named, there appears a blank card and selection is gone
1977 42
Dan MacMillan Card to Number number between ten and twenty named, performer cuts off that many card and selection is at that position
1977 39
Tan Hock Chuan Your Card at Your Number Three cards selected and lost, found at three named numbers
1977 8
Ken Krenzel At Any Number between ten and twenty
Related to 1978 59
Erhard Liebenow Instant Card Control peeked card at number between twenty and thirty
1978 9
An der gewünschten Stelle card at number, using the glide
1978 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
Also published here 1978 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)
1978 5
Bob Ostin Tilt to Countdown card at named number
Also published here 1978
The Talon (Issue 1)
Rolf Andra Kartenzauber card at number
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 39 No. 1)
Martin A. Nash Any Way that you Want it named aces at named positions, false dealing
Related to 1979 418
Edward Marlo Named Position Reverse selection appears reversed at named position
1979 48
David Solomon, Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn Variant bluff method for "card at any number"
1979 318
Jerry Mentzer Gag Revelation any number from 6-9
1979 95
Harry Lorayne An Extraordinary Prediction ace to ten are shuffled, reorder themselves, jack appeares at chosen number
Related to 1979 168
Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn bluff method for "card at any number", referenced at wrong spot
1979 15
John Carney Stop That Card Trick!!
Related to 1979 12
Leslie Anderson Chance! named card is found on position which is the same number as the price written on the box
Related to 1979
Magick (Issue 232)
Edward Marlo Aces at any Number four Aces at four numbers via edge marks and second deal
1980 8
Tom Mullica Numbers Up card appears reversed at named number
May 1980
Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 5)
Martin A. Nash Any Way That You Want It named aces at named positions, false dealing
Inspired by 1980 6
Martin A. Nash Any Way that you Want it brief description
Inspired by 1980 3
Edward Marlo, Martin A. Nash Marlo Miracle Aces classic faro ace cutting ("estimation aces"), last ace found at named number
Inspired by 1980 4
Harry Lorayne Numero Uno number up to twenty names, that many cards cut off by performer, selection at that position
Also published here 1980 14
Martin A. Nash Credence peeked-at card vanishes and reappears at named number, center deal
Nov. 1981
Apocalypse (Vol. 4 No. 11)
Derek Dingle Control to a Named Number featuring Side Steal Placement
1982 103
Frank Garcia Aces at Chosen Numbers
1982 59
Christian Scherer Countdown peeked card found at number of a stopped at card
1982 16