108 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Vanish / Deck
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Professor Hoffmann The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards three cards selected, which are then multiplied (e.g. a dozen aces of hearts), then all duplicates vanished Tricks with Cards 198
Unknown Ein ganzes Kartenspiel in freier Hand verschwinden zu lassen No. 50, deck cut in half with pivot point on pull, fan looks like normal deck, thread into sleeve Der Kartenkünstler 59
Unknown Karten-Etui deck placed in a case vanishes or transforms into silk, etc. Der moderne Kartenkünstler 201
Unknown Die mysteriöse Verbindung deck vanishes (via pull in sleeve) and is reproduced from spectator's pocket as a festoon with all cards tied to a string Der moderne Kartenkünstler 152
Unknown The Eclipsed Pack of Cards fan of cards thrown in air vanishes New Era Card Tricks 269
Unknown Kartenspiele zu vertauschen - deck switch by pushing one in vest and the other comes threaded out of sleeve
- card clip
- deck vanish with pull
- deck switch by getting rid of deck in left hand and taking new deck with right hand while back is turned
Related to Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 151
F. Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel No. 20, deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes or changes into some other item Der Amateurzauberer 108
Unknown Vanish of Deck handkerchief with dummy disk Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 77
Al Baker Gee!! Deck vanishVariations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 103
Robert Parrish Deck Vanish in Tambourine solutionInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 92
Unknown Pockets topit, application for billiard ball or deck of cards Greater Magic 628
Unknown The Vanishing Pack with handkerchief Expert Card Technique 315
Paul LePaul Diminishing Card Finesse with deck vanish finale More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 51
Unknown The Diminishing Cards - Sleight of Hand Method More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 48
Paul LePaul The Vanish and Reproduction of a Deck of Cards The Card Magic of Le Paul 124
Ken Brooke Presentation of the Vanishing Card Case and Cards case vanishes, is produced from pocket, deck vanishes and is produced from case Unconventional Magic 33
Max Malini Vanish of the Pack while moving chair Malini and His Magic 72
George Davenport To Vanish a Deck of Cards The Topit Handbook 11
Jimmy Kater Deck to Pocket Ditch Expert Card Conjuring 65
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Vanishing Deck deck placed in metal box, silk vanished, deck vanished except selection and silk in box too The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 3rd Folio) 300
Allan Ackerman Minuscule Deck prediction with deck vanish (and optional reproduction), inspired by Kosky routine from Talisman, Nov. 1970Variations The Esoterist 8
Frank Garcia Vanishing Deck two card located, deck under handkerchief, rest vanishes, lapping Super Subtle Card Miracles 50
Edward Marlo Cased-In Disappearance lapping from case, see also page 10 of 21st Century Card MagicVariations Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 49
Karl Fulves Card Problems - (1) deck wrapped in newspaper, card stabbed with knife, rest of deck vanishes, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 10) 38
Jean Faré Cased In Disappearance - Minus One Deck vanishes except for selectionInspired by Card Tricks, French Style 19
Simon Lovell, Ron Wilson Atomic E.S.P. joker changes to selected card, deck vanishes from case Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 12) 614
Ron Wilson The Vanishing Deck Also published here Lecture Notes 8
Derek Dingle A Vanishing Deck selection penetrates case, rest vanishes, lapped from card case CardMagic 136
John Carney Stand Up Miniscule prediction in which only four-of-a-kind remains and deck vanishesInspired by Conjuror's Journal 14
Mark Weston The M.W. Vanishing Pack while finding four selected cards under a handkerchief Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 2) 799
Danny Korem Dessert deck vanish between cannibal cardsRelated to The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 50
Don England Folds Flat For Packing reverse of "Dehydrated Deck"Inspired by Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 24
Don England The Upper Deck cased deck floats underneath silk Zombie like, then vanishes from case except for selection Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 1
Mike Caveney Club Soda deck vanish under handkerchief, bottle appears from under with selection inside Magicomedy 95
Gary Ouellet The Capricorn Card all cards but one vanish, see also p. 41 Threshold 12
Gary Ouellet The Incredible Vanishing Deck seatedRelated to Threshold 6
Derek Dingle A Case of Kings Kings one by one penetrate the case, deck vanishes The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 181
Terry LaGerould Gone With The Wind stand up deck vanish except selection Best of Friends 331
Edward Marlo Deck Vanish under Arm Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 20
Stephen Tucker Deck Vanish lapped from gaffed case Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 14) 256
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase Full Deck Vanish extensionInspired by Carney Knowledge 39
Edward Marlo Cased in Vanish deck vanishes from case Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 300
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Switch and Deck Vanish lapping technique as a packet switch or "aces are put in deck and deck vanishes leaving only aces behind"-effect Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 10) 976
Paul Harris Air Of Mystery Close-up Seductions 59
Paul Harris Easy Air Close-up Seductions 66
Simon Lovell, Ron Wilson Atomic E.S.P. joker changes to selected card, deck vanishes from case The Best of Close-Up Magic 122
Edward Marlo Olram's Vanishing Deck Formula One Close-Up 45
Danny Korem Vanishing Deck Idea topit Korem without Limits 25
Unknown Vanish of Pack of Cards The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 19
Max Malini Malini Pack Vanish no details, demonstrated by Charlie Miller (1939) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 28
Unknown Another Vanish of a Pack of Cards with manipulation routine The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 19
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
Alfonso The Vanishing Traveler travelers with deck to pocket climaxRelated to Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 11&12) 27
John Carney Etherial Pack joker shows up again and again instead of selection, deck vanishes except selection Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 6
Ron Wilson A Vanishing Deck from case, case is tornAlso published here The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 72
Dai Vernon The Vernon Deck Vanish and Recovery The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 93
Ken Krenzel Vanish of Small Object with impromptu finger servante Close-up Impact! 164
Ken Krenzel The Haunted Jacket peeked-at card turns over twice in pocket, then deck vanishes in pocketInspired by Close-up Impact! 15
Alexander de Cova Deck Vanish body servante Horizons 25
Alexander de Cova Card Opener deck vanishes from hands, reappears in case, using body servante Das Buch zur Body-Servante 11
John Carney Final Trace deck wrapped in napkin vanishes, napkin is burned and on arm name of card appears after rubbing of ashes Carneycopia 19
John Carney Ethereal Pack joker shows up again and again instead of selection, deck vanishes except selection Carneycopia 43
Alexander de Cova Impromptu Deck Vanish under silk, ditched in pocketInspired by Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 4) 22
Karrell Fox The Vanishing Fifty-One deck put in handkerchief bag, jumbo card of selection taken out, rest vanishes Goodies 41
Karrell Fox Smooth as Silk deck vanishes from case, card silk in it instead Goodies 109
John Luka Ladies & Bullets queens twist, one of them travels back face up into deck, they transform to aces, queens are found again and transform to aces again, queens from pockets, deck vanishesRelated to Card Finesse II 252
Alexander de Cova Card Opener deck vanishes from hands, reappears in case, using body servante Ein Profi packt aus... 141
Alex Elmsley Half Packed one half is put in pocket, other half vanishes, selection reappears The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 178
Alexander de Cova Vanishing Deck under silk, ditched in pocketInspired by Secrets No. 1 35
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 Humbug 4
Angelo Carbone Deck Vanish I deck vanishes except for selection and its mate, using Humbug Humbug 7
Angelo Carbone Deck Vanish II deck vanishes except for selection, using Humbug Humbug 9
Angelo Carbone Imaginary Deck deck on table, second deck vanishes from hand, hallucination presentation, using Humbug Humbug 10
Angelo Carbone Cased Vanish deck vanishes from case except for selection, using Humbug Humbug 11
Angelo Carbone Tight Squeeze red-backed deck is "merged" into blue deck, it's still one deck but red-blue alternating, optional rough-smooth, using Humbug Humbug 13
Paul Gertner The Vanishing Card Stab wrapped in paper napkin and stabbed with knife, deck vanishes as climax Steel and Silver 103
Harry Lorayne Only Aces Left - Right? lapping Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18, No. 10) 2557
Paul Harris P.H. Vanishing Deck flap gimmick, also as penetration through card caseVariations The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue First Piece) 41
Michael Kaminskas Slim Pack single card is removed from a case, when turned over performer holds the hole deck, then the cards vanish again except oneInspired by Miracle Material 50
Al Baker, Roberto Giobbi The Vanishing Deck two selected cards are found beneath a handkerchief first, for handling with deck switch see referenceInspired byRelated to Card College - Volume 3 679
Joshua Jay EncACEd Aces produced from a deck placed in card case, ending is deck vanishes from the card caseAlso published here A Teen's Routines 31
Joshua Jay EncACEd Deck placed in box, four Aces penetrate the box and pop out into mid-air, then deck vanishes from the boxAlso published here Magic Atlas 81
Unknown The Vanishing Deck Reconsidered with a deck switchRelated to Card College - Volume 4 874
Barry Price Deck Vanish or to Pocket via Cop Palming: For The Terrified 10
Andrew Wimhurst, Jackie McClements Shock Treatment Variation as climax to Ladies' Looking Glass Jiggery Pokery 12
Aaron Fisher Here, There, and Everywhere first the kings travel to the pockets, then the whole deck disappears, leaving only the kings The Paper Engine 119
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Three Powers three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle Hofzinser's Card Tricks 146
Jay Sankey, David Acer Uppity Deck on table covered by napkin, deck begins floating ala Zombie Ball, then deck vanishes, leaving only the selected card Random Acts of Magic 46
David Regal, Ron Bauer Thanks to David Regal deck vanishes at the end by crumbling it up into little ball, no details All-Outs Think-Of-A-Card 15
Tyler Wilson Compost It Post-It note with "TOP" and spectator's initials brings selection to top repeatedly, when adding a S for "STOP" the deck vanishes except selectionInspired byAlso published here Just be Glad my Name isn't Greg 26
Tyler Wilson Compost-It Post-It note with "TOP" and spectator's initials brings selection to top repeatedly, when adding a S for "STOP" the deck vanishes except selectionAlso published here Dominatricks 41
Howard Hamburg Deck Vanish during 2-selection location The "D" Notes 9
Karl Fulves Perfect Stop "Unexplained"
cards dealt from cased deck, spectator says stop at selection, rest of deck vanishes, posed as a problem
Prolix (Issue 6) 403
Tom Stone Card, Deck & Case selection disappears, then deck vanishes, reappears in card case with selection face up, seated Vortex 17
John Guastaferro, Alfonso Post-Production: An optional kicker Inspired by One Degree 13
John Guastaferro Extra-verted "A variation using five cards"Inspired by One Degree 22
Steve Mayhew No-Skill Deck Switch using pen-behind-ear gag and pseudo-deck vanish Full Frontal Mayhew 17
John Guastaferro Multi-Mental multiple revelation routine, mental aspect through wording onlyVariations Discoveries & Deceptions 39
Tony Chang The Deck Void deck vanish in deck-to-pocket context I Was Kidnapped 27
Benjamin Earl Wide Awake Scream two of four lost aces travel to pockets, one ace appears in spectator's hands and deck vanishes leaving last aceAlso published here Less is More 3 5
Benjamin Earl The Fade Away Deck Vanish finale of routine F for Fiction 20
Benjamin Earl Followers for finale deck vanishes and leaves last Ace behind F for Fiction 12
Alex Ng Alex's Cards to Pocket Three cards selected, first card jumps to pocket, then it transforms to selected card, then first card is found back in pocket, then deck vanishes leaving the third card In the Mind of Dr. Alex 19
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 Eye Candy 1
Benjamin Earl Finding Four Aces with Framework deck vanishes except four aces or four-of-a-kind matching selectionRelated to Eye Candy 5
Ryan Plunkett Patet Pondus 1. Charpentier's Dream: Deck placed in box with cellophane window. Cased deck felt to gradually lose weight, before shown to be empty
2. Invisible Deck Monte: Three deck monte with card cases, cases start out empty, but then one of the boxes felt to suddenly grow heavy - deck produced from it
Some Assembly Required 11
Roberto Giobbi Card in Lemon deck changes into lemon underneath handkerchief, selection inside lemonInspired by Standup Card Magic 211
Benjamin Earl Wide Awake Scream two of four lost aces travel to pockets, one ace appears in spectator's hands and deck vanishes leaving last aceInspired by
  • "Shock Treatment" (Jackie McClements, 1994 Notes)
Also published here
Less is More 71