577 entries in Cards / Sleights / Shuffles (non-riffle) / Faro Shuffle
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Unknown Rouge et Noir card riffled through are all red, then all black, small incomplete faro condition for impromptu svengali deck principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 69
Charles T. Jordan Perfect Riffle Shuffle without details, four shuffles for sixteen cards to recycle, "Mr. Downs, however, can handle a full pack of 52 cards withthe degree of dexterity necessary to restore its original order." Thirty Card Mysteries 32
Charles T. Jordan Recycling by Dealing dealing deck in seven piles, then six, then eight, then seven piles restores order The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Unknown Weaving the Cards Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 72
Unknown Reverse Faro Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 85
Dai Vernon Anti-Faro in the Hands The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 255
Dai Vernon Up and Down selections end up at predicted positions, anti-faro trickRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 255
Unknown Butt Shuffle brief, no details Greater Magic 17
Unknown "Butting" or Interweaving the Cards Greater Magic 220
Unknown Perfect Shuffle Stock using faro for alternating set-ups Expert Card Technique 149
Unknown The Perfect Faro Shuffle Expert Card Technique 143
Fred Black The Shuffle faro tablesRelated to Expert Card Technique 145
Fred Black Chart of Seventeen Related to Expert Card Technique 147
Frederick Braue Braue Poker Deal see also following routinesVariations Expert Card Technique 149
Unknown The Eighteenth Card using 18-35-faro-principle with honest shuffle, risky Expert Card Technique 150
Fred Black The Endless Belts Related to Expert Card Technique 147
Charlie Miller Perfect Riffle Shuffle two methodsVariations Expert Card Technique 65
Dai Vernon Up and Down selections end up at predicted positions, anti-faro trick Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 8
The Brain Guys, Charles T. Jordan Brain Guys & Jordan (Double Prediction) two cards remembered from twenty, in the hands antifaro, prediction of places The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 56) 229
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 22
Edward Marlo In-the-Hands Packet Weave small packets, fanned Marlo In Spades 11
Edward Marlo Ace Opener using incomplete faro condition, but with even riffle shuffle Marlo In Spades 30
Unknown Twenty-One Cards - A Double Prediction using in the hands antifaro The Fine Art of Magic 175
Bruce Elliott Math performer names selection of position, sort of early anti-faro The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 208) 832
Bill Simon Mind Reading spectator thinks of a number and remembers the card on it's position, after the performer fails to find it, the spectator finds his card at the number turned over Effective Card Magic 145
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Perpetual Separation faro oddity, stack, dealt into eight hands, relation of suit and odd/even stays intact The Cardiste (Issue 4) 15
Gerald Kosky Anyone for Bridge? stacking bridge with faro shuffles or milk build shufflesVariations The Cardiste (Issue 2) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Fantasies spectators get remembered hands again, poker and bridge dealInspired byRelated toVariations The Cardiste (Issue 3) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck A Few Tips on the Perfect Riffle Shuffle The Cardiste (Issue 1) 16
Edward Marlo Reverse or Backward Faro outjogging every other card The Faro Shuffle 33
Edward Marlo The Reverse or Backward Faro Faro Notes 36
Edward Marlo The Faro Calculator getting into stack with faros, reverse-principle Faro Notes 10
Edward Marlo The Faro Shuffle The Faro Shuffle 1
Edward Marlo Faro Notes Faro Notes 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favorites on doing table and in the hand faros and John Scarne doing a one-handed faro The Cardiste (Issue 6) 12
Edward Marlo Odd Faro how to cut the deck like in an odd-numbered deck when having an even number of cards Faro Notes 9
Edward Marlo Full Deck - Five Faros returning 52 cards to their original order after only five faro shuffles Faro Notes 34
Edward Marlo First Variation The Faro Shuffle 6
Edward Marlo The 4th Finger Table tip The Faro Shuffle 12
Edward Marlo In the Hands table faro done without table The Faro Shuffle 19
Edward Marlo On Discrepancies correcting slight mistakes The Faro Shuffle 35
Edward Marlo The First Technique detailed description The Faro Shuffle 1
Edward Marlo Half and Half Shuffle basically the stay stack principle applied to two cards The Faro Shuffle 29
Edward Marlo Combining Riffle Shuffles & Faros for stacking cards, examples are ten hands and seven (!) hands The Faro Shuffle 31
Edward Marlo Placement Shuffle placing aces thirteen cards apart, with stacking application Faro Notes 18
Edward Marlo The Wrong Hand player receives aces, performer straight flush Faro Notes 38
Alex Elmsley Aces Up stacking with faro shuffle for any number from two to five The Cardiste (Issue 5) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Winner's Weave in faros, positions after three shuffles, stacking The Cardiste (Issue 6) 16
Edward Marlo Faro Aids - The Rock and Reweave
- Fan Spread and Weave
- Resquaring the Packets (three methods)
- Cutting at 26
The Faro Shuffle 7
Edward Marlo Observations faro as a false shuffle and other comments The Faro Shuffle 34
Edward Marlo A False Shuffle Combination combining faros with partial faros Faro Notes 37
Alex Elmsley In and Out Definition The Faro Shuffle 1
Alex Elmsley In and Out Shuffle Definition Faro Notes 1
Edward Marlo Partial Faro Check to get several packets with the same number of cards The Faro Shuffle 22
Edward Marlo Throw-Off Faro - Top if only the top portion is important The Faro Shuffle 24
Edward Marlo Throw-Off Faro - Bottom if only the bottom portion is important The Faro Shuffle 25
Edward Marlo Above Crimp Faro The Faro Shuffle 26
Edward Marlo "Half Plus One" bringing a key card next to a certain card with faro shuffle The Faro Shuffle 30
Edward Marlo A Correction commentary on ECT tables, see also new hardcover edition for further commentaryInspired by Faro Notes 8
Edward Marlo The Chain Calculator how to calculate position of any card after faro shuffles, memorized deck Faro Notes 12
Edward Marlo Faro Riffle Shuffle The Faro Shuffle 13
Edward Marlo Variations in Technique on the Faro Riffle Shuffle five variations The Faro Shuffle 16
Edward Marlo The Butt Faro The Faro Shuffle 21
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favorites Elmsley's Restacking PackRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 10) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Perma-Stack based on Elmsley's Restacking Pack ideaRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 10) 15
Edward Marlo Off Center Faro - Another Application of the Off Center Shuffle
- Left Over Faro
- Using the Faro Riffle Faro (Table Faro) for Throw Off
- Off Center and Above Crimp Faros
The Faro Shuffle 26
Edward Marlo The Left Over Faro Shuffle partial faro as an ace multiple control Faro Notes 14
Edward Marlo Faro Plus Seconds - Stud riffle and overhand combination Riffle Shuffle Systems 108
Lin Searles Table Faro as Slow-Motion Riffle Shuffle presentational ploy for shuffling very slow Slow Motion Poker Deals 2
Unknown Faro Shuffle Close-up Card Magic 16
Edward Marlo Faro Ribbon Spread Hide-Out Faro Controlled Miracles 59
Edward Marlo Faro Straddle Shuffle definition of in and out for an odd deck Faro Controlled Miracles 3
Edward Marlo Faro Divider dividing a deck/packet into four piles with an equal number of cards Faro Controlled Miracles 1
Edward Marlo Off Center Faro Divider method of dividing deck in four packets of non-equal size of known number Faro Controlled Miracles 2
Edward Marlo The Un-Weave Faro shuffle that retains groups on bottom or top without weaving them Faro Controlled Miracles 2
Edward Marlo The Riffle Weave alternating top ten cards during riffle shuffle Faro Controlled Miracles 3
Edward Marlo Faro Fan Constraint to apparently give a free choice to think of a card, but only half the cards are visible Faro Controlled Miracles 23
Edward Marlo Secret Incomplete Faro Condition very fine unsquared condition Faro Controlled Miracles 34
Alex Elmsley Faro Fan Faro Controlled Miracles 53
Edward Marlo, Alex Elmsley Marlo's Faro Jogs handling possibilities for Alex Elmsley's Faro Fan idea
- Five Methods
- Side Jog to Angle Jog
- Angle Jog to Side Jog
- Table Faro Angle Jog
- Up Jogging the Reversed Card (two methods)
Inspired by Faro Controlled Miracles 54
Edward Marlo Tabled Faro Fan Set-Up using table faro or only even riffle shuffle to get into Faro Fan configurationRelated to Faro Controlled Miracles 59
Edward Marlo Card Stack Demo kings openly stacked, tens and aces end up also, faro and overhand stacking, for correction see Facsimile referenceRelated to Faro Controlled Miracles 37
Edward Marlo The Clocked Faro tips to speed up consecutive faros Faro Controlled Miracles 4
Unknown 18-35 Principle Faro Controlled Miracles 19
Edward Marlo The Incomplete Faro definition and basic peek procedure Faro Controlled Miracles 5
Edward Marlo On the Re-Stacking Pack two spectators decide for numbers and remember the cards at their number four times with faros in between, each has a four of a kindInspired by Faro Controlled Miracles 18
Roy Walton Draw Poker Plus 25-card deck can be dealt in as many piles as often as spectators want, yet performer receives royal flushRelated to
  • correction on p. 86
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 79
Peter Kane Single Shot card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gunVariations A Card Session with Peter Kane 12
Karl Fulves Faro-Shuffling Machines examining the problem of finding an algorithm to find a faro combination to shuffle from position x to position y, discussed with a 6-card deck Epilogue (Issue 1) 7
Roy Walton A Faro Tree examining the problem of finding an algorithm to find a faro combination to shuffle from position x to position yAlso published here Epilogue (Issue 1) 8
Bruce Cervon, Earl Keyser Faro Count determining the number of cards in an incomplete dec Epilogue (Issue 4) 31
Sam Randlett Finnell's Spell as a set-up for Gene Finnell's "Spelling the Aces"Related to Epilogue (Issue 2) 16
Father Cyprian Faro Flush after shuffling, performer gets Royal Flush Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Karl Fulves Q & A a deck is given a known sequence of faro shuffles (e.g. IOIIOOOIOIIOOIO), problem: how to recycle to get original order with faro shuffling Epilogue (Issue 2) 15
Unknown Faro Slough Off Faro Fantasy 47
Karl Fulves Reverse Triple Faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue The Triple Faro) 45
Paul Swinford One Suit Mentalism ace to king and joker, thought of card is divined The Cardiste (Issue 13) 20
Unknown The Reverse Faro The Devil's Playthings 34
Karl Fulves The Triple Faro - Shuffle Definitions theoretical, since no technique is given Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue The Triple Faro) 45
Karl Fulves Definition of Terms for faro transforms, Example 1-6 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 5
Edward Marlo FI Glimpse after incomplete faro peek Hierophant (Issue 2) 40
Karl Fulves Faro Transforms discussing properties of the faro to exchange two cards within the deck and to recycle the order Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 2
Karl Fulves Faro Rings notation to illustrate behavior of cards during faro shuffles, see also Addenda on page 60 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 2
Karl Fulves Position Determination following a card's position during in and out faros Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 3
Karl Fulves The Triple Faro Ring Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 4
Karl Fulves Three Way Transposition note Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 15
Karl Fulves Fractional Transforms note Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 15
Karl Fulves The 3n Deck properties related to the Triple Faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue The Triple Faro) 46
Karl Fulves Recycling The 3n Deck with the Triple Faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue The Triple Faro) 47
Karl Fulves Inverse Shuffles properties of the Triple Faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue The Triple Faro) 47
Edward Marlo IF Glimpse after incomplete faro peekRelated to Hierophant (Issue 2) 38
Edward Marlo Spring Glimpse after incomplete faro peekRelated to Hierophant (Issue 2) 40
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Count using partial secret incomplete faro condition to quickly place cards at wanted positions, two methods (faro and table faro)Related to Hierophant (Issue 2) 69
Edward Marlo Marlo Re-Stacking Pack two spectators decide for numbers and remember the cards at their number four times with faros in between, each has a four of a kindInspired by Expert Card Mysteries 175
Karl Fulves General Transform Characteristics discussing how the order is affected through faro shuffling in a 2n deck
1. Reversibility
2. The Recycling Corollary
3. Commutative Property
4. Additive Property
5. Position Equivalency
6. Substitutions
7. Non-Symmetric Transforms
Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 7
Karl Fulves The Fourth-Order Deck discussing transpositions of two cards within the deck Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 12
Karl Fulves The Recycling Problem "The general solution is somewhat more involved and will not be discussed here.", see references for more on thatRelated to Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 16
Roy Walton Flip Flop simplified version with reverse farosInspired by Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 64
Robert E. Neale Infernal Machine "programmed" card packet, exactly wrong in coming up with desired cardAlso published here Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 72
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named TantalizerRelated to Magic Mafia Effects 36
Robert E. Neale Infernal Machine eight cards with different men and women, dating presentation, anti-faros to produce requested cards, binary, see bottom of p. 341 for credit information, p. 420 for envelope suggestion by Cushing StroutVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 8) 339
Karl Fulves Oracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predictedRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 1) 374
Robert E. Neale More Lies thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computerRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 384
Karl Fulves Unit Control two five-card packets with different backs are put together, three faros, one card from top five cards is now in bottom section and vice versa Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue First Supplement) 58
Karl Fulves The Partial Faro selection procedure with faros that places a key card next to selection Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue First Supplement) 53
Edward Marlo Any Card Called Faro Control any named card controlled in shuffled deck, see page 155 for additional observations Advanced Fingertip Control 151
Karl Fulves Adjacencies problem of bringing two cards at random position together with faro shuffles Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue First Supplement) 53
Dr. James Nuzzo The Dr. Nuzzo Peek fine secret incomplete faro condition to facilitate counting, for credit information see referenceRelated to Advanced Fingertip Control 72
Edward Marlo An Important Tip using secret incomplete faro condition to facilitate side steal Advanced Fingertip Control 76
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Count second procedure "Marlo's Double Count"Inspired by Hierophant (Issue 3) 164
Karl Fulves Another Oracle spectator cuts off some cards, anti-faro procedure until one card remains, it's odd backedInspired byRelated to The Book of Numbers 10
George Blake Oracle Jr. "Oracle" as location instead of prediction, packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse farosInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 5) 412
Roy Walton, Bob Veeser Oracull sixteen-card packet, mate found, see p. 424 for correctionInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 6) 415
Lin Searles Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted and four aces on top of discard piles, see also p. 486 for comment by Charles HudsonInspired byRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 9) 430
Edward Marlo Marlo's Peek Deck face-up/face-down faroed deck with secret incomplete faro condition More Faro Fantasy 46
Karl Fulves Introduction More Faro Fantasy 4
Unknown Small Packet Faro one-handed fans More Faro Fantasy 53
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Transposition card peeked in upper half is secretly transferred to lower half, three methodsRelated to Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 3) 20
Karl Fulves Klondike Notes substituting faro for Klondike shuffle and the other way around, e.g. in referencesRelated to The Book of Numbers - Supplementary Notes 5
Edward Marlo Si Stebbins Sorcery Incomplete Faro Selection, then selection named or four-of-a-kind found, four effectsVariations Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 292
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Fingertip Tenkai Steal card peeked in upper half is stolen Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 3) 20
Peter Kane About Face Faro half deck is pushed through other half (incomplete faro) and turns over Another Card Session with Peter Kane 13
Peter Kane The Lazy Gambler flourish deal vom incomplete faro position, performer gets aces Another Card Session with Peter Kane 17
Joseph K. Schmidt One-Hand Table Faro good luckRelated to Epilogue (Issue 12) 94
Edward Marlo For the Color Blind card with binary marks chosen from one deck is shuffled to top via faros in stacked second deck, badly explained Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 6) 49
Eddie Fechter Small Number Faro Stack faro slough-off handling Card Cavalcade 39
Edward Marlo Faro Riffle Shuffle detailed Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 10) 75
Jon Racherbaumer Editor's Prologue general comments on the Table Faro Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 10) 75
Edward Marlo Double Faro cards in pairs, see bottom Marlo's Objectives 22
Gene Finnell Klondike Shuffle discussion and properties
1. Mechanics
2. Card location after one shuffle
3. Recycling the deck
4. Klondyke properties (simulating a faro shuffle, locating center card, Penelope's principle)
5. Klondike plus Free Cut
6. The Stacked Deck
Related to Gene Finnell's Card Magic 1
Karl Fulves Sneak Sandwich Incomplete Faro peeked card is sandwiched Packet Switches (Part Two) 102
Gene Finnell Location incomplete faro control, Klondike shuffle, a face-up card ends up at same position as selection in other half Gene Finnell's Card Magic 18
Fred Robinson The Perfect Faro Shuffle Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 1) 8
Unknown Small Packet Fan Weave Shuffle The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 10th Folio (Part One)) 799
Alex Elmsley, Edward Marlo Faro Fan - 1st Discard - In the Hands
- 2nd Discard - On the Table
- 1st Technique - in the Hands
- 2nd Technique
The Ten Hand Poker Stack 117
Edward Marlo Stacking a lot of Information distributed throughout the book The Ten Hand Poker Stack 1
Edward Marlo Special to the Expert center dealing from different positions, stepped/jogged cards, secret incomplete faro conditionRelated to The Unexpected Card Book 239
Unknown Reverse Faro Some Late Extra Card Tricks 19
Larry Jennings Side Rise card is shaken out of incomplete faro deckRelated toVariations Epilogue (Issue 23) 214
Martin A. Nash The Three to Seven Hand Poker Stack faro & second dealing, see p. 444 for additional crediting Ever So Sleightly 96
Karl Fulves Pharo Here incomplete faro position, stopped at card controlled
- The Placement
- The Revelation
Methods with Cards - Part 2 102
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known positionRelated to Methods with Cards - Part 3 217
Roger Smith The I-F Lapping Move selection lapped by pushing joker in from other sideInspired by Bonus Extra - Revised 4
Martin A. Nash The Table Faro Revisited see p. 443 for additional crediting Ever So Sleightly 41
Edward Marlo 1835 Prediction card at chosen number is predicted, using 18-35 faro principle, three methods (duplicate card, equivoque, ..) Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 55
Harvey Rosenthal Yet Another Technicolor Oddity five reds and five black cardsInspired byRelated to Close-Up Sampler - Part 1 15
Edward Marlo Making a Straddle Faro In or Out tabled Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 197
Charles T. Jordan, Unknown Whispering Joker No. 6, Joker inserted in twenty-card packet, card on both sides remembered, placed in two pockets, selections removed by performer Self-Working Card Tricks 10
Edward Marlo The Secret Incomplete Faro very fine unsquared condition Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 295
Edward Marlo Secret Incomplete Faro Condition "Marlo's Peek Deck" Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 297
Jerry Andrus Faro Shuffle Andrus Card Control 58
Jerry Andrus Bottom to Top Transfer by correcting a faro shuffle Andrus Card Control 25
Edward Marlo Marlo's Faro Variation Pokerhand called for, but using faroInspired by The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 24
Charles Hudson On Faro Felon notes on the faro shuffleRelated to Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 6) 217
Alex Elmsley In and Out Terminology Faro Concepts 2
Murray Bonfeld Placement For Thirds faro shuffle that distributes a group three cards apart, e.g. the spades then lie SxxSxxSxx..., not a perfect tripe faro Faro Concepts 31
Murray Bonfeld Faro Functions further notations and properties Faro Concepts 8
Murray Bonfeld Even Number Of Cards relationships for decks with 2n cards Faro Concepts 8
Murray Bonfeld Faro Shuffle Recycling Table required number of in and out shuffles listed for a deck with two to 52 cards Faro Concepts 10
Murray Bonfeld Up And Down Faro System turning one half over before faro shuffling them together and how it affects the recycling properties Faro Concepts 11
Murray Bonfeld Unit Shuffles Related to Faro Concepts 11
Murray Bonfeld Multiples Of Four relationships for decks with 4n cards Faro Concepts 12
Murray Bonfeld Odd Numbers Of Cards relationships for decks with 2n-1 cards Faro Concepts 13
Murray Bonfeld Unit Restorations Related to Faro Concepts 16
Murray Bonfeld The 32-Card Deck: An Analysis twenty properties and relationships for a deck with 32 cards, some things also hold for a deck with 2n cards Faro Concepts 18
Murray Bonfeld More Theorems relationships when faros are combined with cuts in even deck
- Cuts And Faros Combined
- Shuffle Theorems
Faro Concepts 52
Edward Marlo Marlo's Variation on an Idea variation on Marlo's Peek Deck (Secret IF)Inspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 299
Ken Krenzel Impromptu R. S. Peek Deck secret incomplete faro condition Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 299
Murray Bonfeld Novel Faro Relationships introducing mathematical language and some properties
- Basic Terminology and Operations
- For A 52 Card Deck Only
- For A 51 Card Deck Only
Faro Concepts 2
Murray Bonfeld The Principle of Internal Shuffling following groups and belts within a 52-card deck and how they behave under variations of in- and out-shuffles
- Controlling 16 Cards Among 52
- Controlling 10 Cards Among 52
- Controlling 8 Cards Among 52
- Inshuffle Groups
- Odd Deck Technique
Related to Faro Concepts 27
Murray Bonfeld Any Card, Any Number - The First System shuffling card from position x to the top in odd deck, modified in-faro for even deck that ignored bottom card, reverse method for Alex Elmsley's Binary Translocation No. 1Inspired byRelated to Faro Concepts 41
Murray Bonfeld Any Card, Any Number - The Second System bringing a card from position x to y with faro shuffling, odd deck, with even deck modified in-faro is required that ignores top card, generalization of Alex Elmsley's Binary TranslocationsRelated to Faro Concepts 42
Murray Bonfeld, Alex Elmsley Principles and Routines applicationsInspired by Faro Concepts 48
Gerald Kosky Computer Discovery card remains after multiple anti-faros, see also Pit Hartling "The Core" (Semi-Automatic Card Tricks Vol. 7) Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 12) 612
Edward Marlo Marlo's Peek Deck The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 128
Unknown Der Faro Shuffle Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 1
Erhard Liebenow The Card In the Center Liebenow's card peelingRelated to Liebenow On Cards 7
Christian Scherer Hier ist meine Karte faro principle 18/35, card spelled to Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 76
Christian Scherer Die Glückszahl faro under the table, card at total of two added cards Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 79
Erhard Liebenow Your Favorite Value, Please! spectator names a value, performer cuts to the aces, then the aces transform into his selected value Liebenow On Cards 10
Edward Marlo Optional Center Card Transfer peek from incomplete faro position, selection transferred in lower half
- Option 1 (controlling card without break)
- Option 2 (controlling card with break)
- Option 3 (corner crimp)
- Option 4 (crimping different corner)
- Option 5 (angle jogging card)
Related to Arch Triumphs 14
Edward Marlo, Jon Racherbaumer IF Glimpse after incomplete faro peekRelated to Arch Triumphs 15
Edward Marlo The Center Card Transfer into the Left Palm after incomplete faro peek Arch Triumphs 19
Edward Marlo I-F Triumph triumph after peek in incomplete faro condition Arch Triumphs 21
Unknown Partial Table Faro brief The Book of John 2
Erhard Liebenow Spring Spread Aces four aces are found all at once by springing the cards on the table Liebenow On Cards 2
Edward Marlo Down-Jog Displacement oil and water context, secret antifaro for very small packetRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 130
Karl Fulves Counting And Dealing on the order of anti-faros, generalized to dealing m cards in n heaps Faro Possibilities 4
Karl Fulves Reverse Faro dealing or upjogging, mentioned briefly Faro Possibilities 5
Karl Fulves The Null Anti-Faro Restacking pack concept Faro Possibilities 4
Unknown Antifaro in the hands injog / outjog The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 100
Alex Elmsley Faro Fan Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 182
Harry Lorayne The Non-Faro Faro faro substitute Quantum Leaps 79
Philip T. Goldstein Immoracle packet cut-off, anti-faro procedure to arrive at Royal Flush, overhand shuffle set-up sequenceInspired byRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 18) 1240
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves, Lin Searles Justin Time single card location with reverse-faro procedure That Certain Something... 7
Karl Fulves Bibliography Faro Possibilities 36
Larry Becker The Impossible Dream one thought of card is found, sixteen cards The Best of Larry Becker's World of Super Mentalism Book II 106
Karl Fulves Utter Chaos some properties for decks with and odd number of cards Faro Possibilities 8
Karl Fulves Solution to a Problem how to return to original order if a known sequence of in and out faros was performed Faro Possibilities 19
Karl Fulves (3) The Half Faro faro applied to long-short deck, double faro Faro Possibilities 27
Karl Fulves The Theoretical Faro definition of IO and OI as an entity and properties of IO- and OI-sequences
- The Conjugate Pair Faro
- The Inverted Conjugate Pair Faro
Related to Faro Possibilities 6
Harry Lorayne Rip Away incomplete faro condition is ripped apard, selection is sticking out one half Quantum Leaps 129
Karl Fulves The St. Regis Sleight Variation card selected from tabled incomplete faro, color forced Riffle Shuffle Control 1
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known position, preserves divided deck Riffle Shuffle Control 11
Harry Lorayne Left-Over Faro Glimpse glimpsing card over faroed block Quantum Leaps 206
Edward Marlo The 49 Control five cards Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 363
Karl Fulves The Null Faro an idea similar to Alex Elmsley's Restacking conceptRelated to Faro Possibilities 8
Karl Fulves, Steve Shimm Faro Shuffle Machines examining the problem of finding an algorithm to find a faro combination to shuffle from position x to position y, discussed with a 6-card deckRelated to Faro Possibilities 9
Roy Walton A Faro Tree examining the problem of finding an algorithm to find a faro combination to shuffle from position x to position yAlso published here Faro Possibilities 13
Karl Fulves The Tracking Faro stay stack type principle with two separate odd decks Faro Possibilities 17
Karl Fulves The General Recycling Problem how to return to original order if an unknown sequence of in and out faros was performedRelated to Faro Possibilities 20
Karl Fulves The Missing Link relation of Milk Build Shuffle to faro Faro Possibilities 25
Karl Fulves (2) Primitive Cycles maintaining sequences that are repeatedRelated to Faro Possibilities 27
Karl Fulves (4) Faro/Stebbins bringing a thirteen-cards deck into Si Stebbins order with faros Faro Possibilities 28
Karl Fulves Interrogating the Deck bringing a card to top with faro shufflesRelated to Faro Possibilities 29
Murray Bonfeld Morray Bonfeld's Faro Program program for programmable calculator to find how many faros are required for recycling the orderRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 29) 112
Gene Finnell Klondike as Faro Substitute Related to Curioser 13
Karl Fulves A Gray Code Problem turning blocks over followed by faro shuffles, four-card-groups examined regarding uniqueness of face-up/down distribution Curioser 52
Unknown Unusual Piece of Business side faro shuffle to maintain selection on top Exclusive Card Miracles 21
Paul Harris Tuning Fork flourish revelation in incomplete faro condition
- The Shuffle
- The Peek
- Assembling the Tuning Fork
- The Control Panel
- The Rise
Close-up Fantasies - Book I 101
Unknown Faro Fan Cardworks 67
Unknown Small Packet Faro Shuffle Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 11) 555
Karl Fulves 4-Ever spectator cuts, remembers card and replaces, faroRelated to Fourcast 16
Karl Fulves Fake Shuffles fake faro shuffle and fake false shuffle with gaffed red/blue decks Octet 38
Persi Diaconis Anti-Faro Generalization up-down-jog procedure with two, three, four cards at a time as mixing procedure Best of Friends 134
Harry Lorayne, Robert E. Neale Voice Print eight cards, programming, binaryRelated toVariations Best of Friends 256
Edward Marlo Casual Faro Divider creating four packets of equal size Card Finesse 155
Unknown Small Packet Fan Faro Best of Friends 260
Harvey Rosenthal Another Technicolor Oddity with five red and five black cardsInspired byRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 20) 387
Jeff Busby History of the Faro Shuffle Epoptica (Issue 1) 41
Jon Racherbaumer Faro Finesse historical comments Card Finesse 146
Derek Dingle Side-Cut Faro Stack stacking methodVariations The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 134
Derek Dingle Side-Cut Faro Related to The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 134
Derek Dingle Faro Shuffle Technique The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 168
Karl Fulves Slide Out card is slid out, no break methodInspired by Wireless II 20
Karl Fulves Lock Up cards in incomplete faro condition are sprung, springing stops at selected card T.V. Card Rise 15
Mack Picknick The Gambler and His Accomplice gambling demo, spectators see cards put down in front of accomplice, eventually they are found in hand of performer Fork Full of Appetizers 36
J. Gordon O'Genski "Wind Tunnel" card flys out of the deck in IF ConditionVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 5) 627
Ken Krenzel Get-Ready For "Wind Tunnel" using Incomplete Faro PeekInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 5) 628
Tom Gagnon Electrostatic Recall card pivots outwards from incomplete faro condition, pin as gimmick, with "Notes by Karl Fulves" T.V. Card Rise 26
Karl Fulves Out Pivot incomplete faro condition, cards pushed together and selection pivots outRelated to T.V. Card Rise 34
Unknown Faro Slough-Off Best of Friends 506
Roger Curzon Wipe Out the Aces incomplete faro, deck is brushed on close-up pad, aces appear face-up Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 11) 197
Edward Marlo Marlo's Controlled Faro-Riffle Shuffle Card Finesse 149
Edward Marlo Controlling Ins and Outs Card Finesse 152
Stewart James Reverse Forward Faro handling of the reverse faro Arcane (Issue 10) 122
Harry Lorayne Non-Faro Faro Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 6) 782
Chung Ling Soo No-Gaff Svengali Deck outjogging every other card a bit, then riffling through the deck and show them all red or black, see also p. 11Also published here
  • Goldston's Magazine of Magic, July 1915
A History of the Brainwave Principle 14
Andrew Shivas No-Gaff Svengali showing all red or all black, incomplete faroRelated toAlso published here
  • Tricks of the Masters (Goldston, 1942)
Worknotes On Brainwave 113
Roy Walton Sum Trick Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 8) 1259
Roy Walton, Charles Hudson Triple Alliance based on Hudson's “Spelled Prophecy: 2“ Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 8) 1256
Philip T. Goldstein Rosareveal two cut to cards predict a chosen card, reverse-faro Lechter Notes 3
Unknown Faro Fan Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 6) 1232
Pascal Monmoine Brainwave Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 6) 1233
Paul Swinford Duo Spell No. 84, two mentally chosen cards spelled outAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 126
Edward Marlo Full Deck Oil and Water red black separated deck is faro shuffled and separation preserved Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 61
Edward Marlo Marlo's Riffle Shuffle Expeditor using incomplete faro for faster stacking Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 345
Eddie Fechter Small Number Faro Stack faro slough-off handling Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 2
Steve Beam False Faro diagonal pressure and swivel cutRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 4) 59
Gary Goldberg FIRP Faro Invisible Reverse Placement, places bottom card reversed in centerAlso published here The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 21) 203
Unknown The Spellbinder two cards located in small packet after anti-faros and down-under dealRelated to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 24
Walter E. Cummings Faro Location/Display using incomplete faro Best of Friends - Volume II 329
Edward Marlo The Frictionless Bottom Deal faro set-up Formula One Close-Up 80
T. Nelson Downs No Shuffle eight perfect shuffle recycle a deck The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 14
Larry Jennings About-Face Gymnastic Aces aces jump out face-up The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 34, 35 & 36) 351
Harry Lorayne Display Reversal after incomplete faro productionInspired byAlso published here Best of Friends - Volume II 331
Unknown Faro Slough-Off Best of Friends - Volume II 274
Karl Fulves Transpoker III reverse faro methodInspired byRelated to The Return Trip 18
David Britland The Four Bit Machine number cards from 1 to 16, put in square formation and four are selected, their total predicted Psychomancy 51
John Davit The Falling Faro faro flourish, method to square cards by dropping the incomplete faro to other hand The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 14) 236
John Davit Rollover faro flourish The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 14) 238
Karl Fulves Primitive Cycles Related to The Return Trip 28
Steve Conner Triumphand Waterfall very bold in-the-hands false faro shuffle Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 2) 1168
Karl Fulves Mechanical Faro shaving the ends to make faros easierRelated to The Return Trip 20
Karl Fulves Least Totals six-card deck solution for problem in introduction The Return Trip 2
Karl Fulves Flotation Device another solution for problem in introduction The Return Trip 4
Karl Fulves A Catalog of Shuffles another solution for problem in introduction The Return Trip 6
Karl Fulves The Uniqueness Theory on the uniqueness of the order after a random in/out faro shuffle sequence The Return Trip 9
Karl Fulves Time Bent Back what one knows about the last shuffle of an in/out faro shuffle sequence The Return Trip 13
Karl Fulves Singleton Shuffles "separation shuffles" that allow one card from both halves to transpose The Return Trip 16
Karl Fulves If Known another solution for problem in introduction if total number of shuffles is known The Return Trip 22
Karl Fulves Shuffle Diagrams Related to The Return Trip 23
Karl Fulves Ring Subset The Return Trip 26
Karl Fulves How Many States?