43 entries in Cards / Sleights / Ditching Cards / Clothing
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Deck Vanish by palming whole deck, ditch in pocket
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 180
Die Kartentasche "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
secret pockets on back of trouser
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 68
Wie man ein Kartenspiel verschwinden lässt manipulative deck vanish, unload under armpit
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 69
Charles T. Jordan Pocket Ditch as small packet switch
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Vesting a Card
1940 Expert Card Technique 113
Magic Powder v. Rabbit's Foot motivation to reach in the pocket
1940 Expert Card Technique 416
Max Malini Malini's Card Vanish vesting
Related to 1962 Malini and His Magic 66
Jimmy Kater Deck to Pocket Ditch
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 65
Karl Fulves Notes By Fulves (1) into left hand Tenkai palm
(2) simplification
(3) into topit
Inspired by May 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 7) 966
Rick Johnsson The Walking Man's Lap ditching cards into pocket
1976 Practical Impossibilities 27
Karl Fulves Oblivion loading into shirt (between buttons)
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 20
Dr. James Nuzzo Card under Knee
1980 Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4 256
Karl Fulves Shirt Pocket side steal application
1981 Side Steal 34
Edward Marlo, Danny Korem Next To Impossible Card To Wallet from deck to pocket
Inspired by 1982 Card Finesse 158
Ross Bertram Up Front Utility Move ditching card into shirt between buttons
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 114
Edward Marlo From Deck Into Jacket card from deck behind right side of jacket
1984 Marlo's Magazine — Volume 5 306
Pocket Ditch from Deck left side pocket during body turn
1984 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 99
Paul Rosini Rosini Vester card travels to under vest, shown by Charlie Miller (1940)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 1
Edward Marlo Waistband Ditch from palm
1988 Marlo's Magazine — Volume 6 42
Jose Hernandez Trouser-Fold Servante for under the table
Aug. 1994 Apocalypse (Vol. 17 No. 8) 2399
Angelo Carbone Humbug deck vanish based on optical illusion
  • How to hold Humbug
  • Where to hold Humbug
  • Lighting Conditions
  • Ditching the Deck
  • Taking Care of Humbug
Variations 1994 Humbug 4
Angelo Carbone Herrmann Pass Palm palming thick packet from bottom in edge grip position
1994 Humbug 11
Guy Hollingworth Jacket Ditch using paper clip & magnet
1996 Notes on Card Tricks and Other Diversions 26
Frederick Braue Ditching Card in Back Pocket tip
1996 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 9
Christian Scherer Einzelne Karten ins Topit befördern
  • 1. Eine (oder mehrere) Karte(n) vom Spiel ins Topit befördern (to topit one or several cards from the deck)
  • 2. Eine (oder mehrere) Karte(n) von einem kleinen Paket ins Topit befördern (to topit one or several cards from a small packet)
    • 2.1 Mehrere Karten in eine verwandeln (transform several cards into one card)
  • 3. Eine von zwei (als eine Karte vorgezeigt) Karte ins Topit befördern (topit one of two cards, which are held as one card)
    • 3.1 Sichtbare Verwandlung (visual transformation)
    • 3.2 Verzögerte Verwandlung (delayed transformation)
1997 Karten à la carte 91
Cop Unload into pocket
1998 Secrets No. 2 37
Morris Loewy Loewy Palm then ditch into inner pocket
1998 ca. Flexing and Twisting 13
Guy Hollingworth Waistband Ditch
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 48
Guy Hollingworth An Ambitextrous Interchange several interesting methods
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 65
Sleeve-Pull Pocket Ditch
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 72
Guy Hollingworth Jacket Ditching using paper clip & magnet
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 95
Al Baker Pocket Ditching Ruse
Related to 1999 Kort 112
Guy Hollingworth Jacket Ditch using paper clip & magnet
2000 Excerpts 21
Paul Curry Breast Pocket Ditch
2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 134
Ron Frost Ditch One: Misdirection in a Chairful Way Ditch card into jacket while moving from one side of the chair to the other
2004 After The Force 71
Ron Frost Ditch Two: Misdirection of the Body Movers Ditch card into jacket while moving from one side of the spectator to the other
2004 After The Force 72
Ron Frost Ditch Four: The Day of the Jacket Drop card in jacket pocket while cutting
2004 After The Force 72
Lee Asher Deck Vanish deck ditch into back pocket during Acrobatic Diving Board Double
2005 Diving Board Double 44
Karl Fulves Shirting as finger ring is pulled off finger
2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 313
Steve Reynolds Loading Card(s) into vest pocket
  • Horizontal Loading (First Technique)
  • Alternative Single-Card Load
  • Horizontal Loading (Third Technique)
  • Horizontal Loading (Small Packet)
  • Vertical Loading
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 9
Benjamin Earl, Angelo Carbone Framework ungaffed deck vanish except one to four cards, simulation of full deck
  • The Basic Frame
  • Constructing the Z-Frame
  • The Visual Deck Vanish
  • The Clean-Up
  • Ditching The Deck
Inspired by 2016 Eye Candy 1
Johnny Thompson Pocket Ditch as pen is removed
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 176
Sleeve-Pull Pocket Ditch see p. 132 for some credit information
Aug. 2021 The Disclaimer (Vol. 1 No. 5) 124