569 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Location / Flashy Location
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
To Let all the Cards fall, save the One Chosen long card or stripper deck
1876 62
The Jumping Cards "Two or three Cards having been drawn, returned, and shuffled, to make them jump out of the Pack"
using prop box
1876 130
Jumping Cards "To Make Selected Cards Jump out of the Pack"
king of mechanical houlette
1889 168
The Magic Mirror deck laid on mirror, name appears on mirror (breathing glass), mirror turned, only selection sticks to mirror
1889 179
The Charmed Bullet and the Black Cloth Target nine shuffled cards stuck to board covered with black cloth, performer shoots on board and hits selection
1889 182
The China Plate and Flying Cards deck laid on plate, selections fly out horizontally
Related to 1889 185
Bland The Card-Catching Plate four cards appear attached to rim of plate when deck is thrown at it
1889 187
The Black Cloth Target. Another Magic Pistol nine shuffled cards stuck to board covered with black cloth, performer shoots on board and hits selection
1890 111
The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket
1890 124
Bland The Enchanted Hand-Mirror deck on hand-held mirror, mirror turned over, only selection sticks, magnetism
1890 128
Die magnetische Karte No. 42, performer holds cards, spectator slaps deck out of hand and only selection remains, magnetic force presentation
1895 51
Die materialisierte Geisterhand No. 9, doll hand pulls selected cards out of deck
Related to 1895 75
The Acrobatic Cards four cards jump out of borrowed hat
Related to 1897 180
Air Pressure Turnover
Oct. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10)
151
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks (glued or sewn in a way that they can be slightly spread and riffled)
Also published here Nov. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11)
166
Der Kartenteller No. 5, three cards chosen, deck placed on plate and covered with paper or handkerchief, selections shoot out from plate into audience one by one, secret mechanism at bottom of plate
Related to 1900 68
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde No. 13, deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks
Also published here 1900 88
Catching Two Cards at Fingertips "Favorite Sleights for Terminating Tricks"
1902 169
L. Graham Lewis Novel Discovery of a Chosen Card table with deck on top tilted, only selection remains on table, thread with wax
1902 71
Der Kartenfang am Taschentuch deck thrown up by spectator, ungaffed handkerchief shaken into shower and selection appears at end of handkerchief
Mar. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3)
36
Die drei Kartenakrobaten deck tossed up onto head of performer, three selections remain standing on performer's head
Feb. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 2)
18
L. Graham Lewis Novel Discovery of a Chosen Card deck placed on table, table tilted forwards, only selection remains on table, wax on thread
1904 44
Card Discovered by Sense of Touch touched card appears face-up on deck after shuffle
1909 98
Stanley Collins Will! fifteen cards stick to the hand, all fall except three selections, gaffed card and ring
1915 36
Charles T. Jordan The Pack that Cuts Itself No. 19, rubber-banded deck cuts itself at selection, duplicate
VariationsAlso published here 1919/1920 56
Oswald Rae New Card an Board two selections appear pinned on board, with drawing pins and handkerchief
1926 1
Jack Merlin A Routine of Sleights at the Card Table
  • cards in spectator's pocket, card fished out very fast
  • second and bottom dealing expose
Related toVariations 1927/28 2
Tom Sellers Turn Up cards dropped onto table one by one, only selection turns over
1931 14
Tom Sellers Tips
1931 16
Tom Sellers A Pretty Card Turnover air-pressure turnover in the hands, deck dropped and caught with same hand
1933 15
T. Page Wright Card on Silk chosen card remains hanging on silk
1933 18
Orville Wayne Meyer The Ribbon That Made Good ribbon attached to wrong card, when pulled out is right card, sticky card
Also published here 1935
The Jinx (Issue Summer Extra 1935)
43
Nate Leipzig A Novel Reverse Discovery second phase of Leipzig Opener
Related to 1935 96
The Shipwreck selection remains in hat, application of Spring Palm
1936 133
The Five Card Fan five cards pushed through deck until one remains
1936 157
Milton Sleight of Foot deck is kicked with foot and splits at selection, salt
Variations 1937 39
The Mene Tekel Deck - 2. basic application, air pressure turnover
1937 257
The Turned Card air pressure turnover, stripper deck
1937 264
The Blown Card card is apparently blown out of deck, stripper deck
1937 266
Joe Berg A Surprise Discovery selected card is replaced reversed, performer tosses deck into other hand in two halves, selection remains in throwing hand, friction pass with cards
Variations 1937 2
New Finishes for Card Tricks: 2. Adaption of the "Spring" Flourish cards are sprung in air singly, card at certain position caught
1938 224
Nate Leipzig The Flying Card when doing waterfall flourish, only selection drops to floor
1938 231
The Salt Trick deck divides at selected card
Also published here 1938 237
Paul Rosini Two Card Location two cards are caught on fingertips (friction toss)
1938 256
Cardini Method No. 8. The Cardini Rise card jumps out of hat
1938 397
Josef Bauer Ostracism when balloon is popped, all cards drop except selection, apparatus
Jan. 1938
The Jinx (Issue 40)
264
Blois Houghton Sensitive Soul deck separates at selection when kicked on floor, crimp instead of salt
Also published here May 1938
The Jinx (Issue 44)
299
Dr. Jacob Daley Snap!! "A Quick Trick", card appears out-jogged from fan, with "take any card" gag by Daley
Also published here 1938 11
Jim Wheeler Lost and Found deck in glass, spectator removes deck but selection remains inside, narrow card
1940
The Jinx (Issue 107)
640
G. W. Hunter Backhanded reprinted from The Magic Wand, card sticks to back of hand, key card location
Also published here 1940
The Jinx (Issue 110)
660
Springing the Trap set-up in which deck is held by one card in a configuration on glasses, when card is removed, all cards except selection drop down
1940 27
Snap It selection jumps out of hat when kicked from below
Variations 1941 275
Shaman Ode to the Sun deck put in threaded paper bag, bag put on fire, only selection remains on thread
1941
The Jinx (Issue 138)
783
Joseph Cottone The Jumping Joker selection flys out of deck
1941 43
Al Baker The Knife Dial to find a card in the spread
Related toAlso published here 1941 28
Edward Marlo Nu Presentation for Bob Hummer's Jumping Card, selection shoots out of still-held deck across bar surface and stops in front of spectator
Related toVariations 1942 22
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Dial Divination knife spun on table points to selection, nine duplicates
1942 20
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Card Target spectator throws cards at target, selection sticks there
1942 25
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Salted Card deck cuts itself at selection when thrown on table
1942 29
Eddie Joseph The Jumping Location card cut to, remembered and replaced, deck hit on table and selection jumps out
1942 15
Eddie Joseph The Electrified Card selected card sticks out of deck after it is shaken, short card, dropping short card out of loosely held deck
Related to 1942 33
Eddie Joseph The Cardiana Roll selection lost, deck hit and it splits at selection, using lead piece
1942 44
Eddie Joseph The Somersault spectator cuts off packet from tabled deck, remembers bottom card and replaces, deck hit off table edge into air, all cards land face-up except selection face-down near spectator
Related to 1942 56
Eddie Joseph The Smacker different way to do "The Somersault" by hitting deck off spectator's hand
Related to 1942 57
Eddie Joseph The Renegade deck tossed from hand to hand, selection jumps back into throwing hand on its own
1942 57
Harry Bertall La carte enfillée sur la ficelle deck under silk, needle and thread are introduced, selection is found on thread
Feb. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 2)
4
Charles-Emile "Prof. Rex" Sauty La pêche aux cartes aerial fishing with named cards, cards placed inside aquarium, then cards and aquarium vanish
July 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 7)
6
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Quick Discovery card shoots out of deck in open step configuration
1943 10
Bill Nord Card Trick from Sphinx deck put on the wall held by flash paper, when ignited all cards fall down except selection
Mar. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 55)
227
Jean Marc Bujard La carte choisie sort du milieu du jeu chosen carte appears from center of the deck
1944
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 1)
3
Dr. Kolma, Harlan Tarbell "Snooty Snake" signed or marked card appears at end of spring snake in can
Variations 1945 113
Joe Berg Flip-Up Card half card is used to shoot (half) card out of deck or halfway out of pack like a pop-out
Related to 1945 122
Audley Walsh The Jump-Up Card card jumps straight up from deck in hat
1945 124
Edward Marlo Jab It! knife is stabbed in back of cards, some cards are pierced, bottom one is selection
1945
Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles)
85
Frank Dobrina "Allez Oop" "A Striking Card Discovery"
deck thrown on surface so it spreads, selection turns over via air pressure and slides to center
Also published here Oct. 1945 158
Here I Is
1946
Early Marlo (Issue Marlo's Discoveries)
49
Out of the Hat deck placed in hat, bottom flicked, four selections jump out of hat
1946
Early Marlo (Issue Marlo's Discoveries)
53
Neal Elias Card From Center
Also published here 1946 7
Jean Hugard Card Magic on The Revolution (air pressure turnover), also with two cards in quick succession or as Ambitious Card phase
Related to Jan. 1946 187
Milbourne Christopher Shooting a Card card shot with thumb tack on a board, pistol used and matching corner
Oct. 1946 256
Reverso selection replaced, all cards dropped to floor one by one quickly, selection is only one that lands reversed
1946 26
Russell T. Barnhart, Edward Marlo Clipped card is paper-clipped, clip finds selection
Related to 1947 39
Leapfrog leaps into view
1948 126
Kangaroo Card jumpes out of hat
Related to 1948 159
Milbourne Christopher The Spinner cased deck is thrown into the air and selection produced
Aug. 1948 449
Milbourne Christopher The Cards From Pocket cased deck placed inside performer's pocket, selections are fished out very fast
Related to Aug. 1948 449
Milbourne Christopher The Stick Up deck tossed on magazine held by the performer, selection sticks to magazine
Aug. 1948 449
Charles Nyquist The Ribbonspread Reverse ribbon spread hideout, when spread is turned over card appears reversed
Aug. 1948 453
Gerald Kosky The Boomerang Card card is apparently thrown and caught in the pack
1949
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949)
15
John Hamilton POP card jumps from top of the pack up in the air
Dec. 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 193)
771
The Amazement performer spreads cards between hand and spectator should knock the spread, only selection falls out, spreading with jogged halves
1949 62
Joe Stuthard Card in Hat deck placed in hat, snapping against hat, selection jumps out
1949 18
A. Deleport Pocket It reprint from Grant's "The Trixter" from 1933, spectator puts deck in his pocket and picks out his selection
July 1950
The Phoenix (Issue 207)
826
The Great Maurice The Cards and the Handkerchief three selections fall out of the deck when covered with handkerchief
Oct. 1950
The Phoenix (Issue 213)
852
Harry Lorayne Quinella two cards revealed via air pressure turnover
Related toAlso published here Dec. 1950
The Phoenix (Issue 219)
874
Clayton Rawson Saltless Sorcery deck kicked with foot, and several methods seated to break deck at bridge to reveal selection
June 1950 670
Paul Rosini You Put It In spectator pushes card into deck (after top change), then air-pressure turnover
1950 16
George Schindler Sealed Penetration deck is sealed and put in spectator's pocket, performer fishes card out very fast
Related to Sep. 1951
The Phoenix (Issue 237)
949
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Opener
Related toVariations 1952
Stars of Magic (Vol. 10 No. 1)
142
Harry Lorayne Saltless deck divides at chosen card when thrown, crimp, see p. 997 for credit details
Also published here Jan. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 247)
989
Bill Simon The Finger-Stab cards are thrown into the air and selection is plucked out
1952 121
Bill Simon A Trick with a New Twist cards are given a spin on the table, selection flies out
1952 123
Don Alan Surprise Quickie deck with selection is cased and held by spectator, performer removes it and card remains in spectator's grip
Also published here 1952 21
Al Leech The Descending Cards cards are cased with a block sticking out, all cards slide down except selection in spectator's hand
Related toVariations 1952 54
Bruce Elliott A Lesson in Magic selection is produced with variation of Leipzigs twirl Cut
Also published here Mar. 1953
The Phoenix (Issue 277)
1106
Mary Kinson, Lewis Ganson Fan See Card double-fan, outer layer ripped off except selection
VariationsAlso published here 1954 220
Bruce Elliott A Lesson in Magic selection is produced with variation of Leipzigs twirl Cut
Also published here 1956 125
Al Leech Case Card cards are cased with a block sticking out, all cards slide down except selection in spectator's hand
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Jan. 1956
The New Phoenix (Issue 335)
148
Jose Diaz, Vynn Boyar, Edward Marlo Case Card Again
Inspired by 1956
The New Phoenix (Issue 339)
168
Jerry Andrus Surprise Turn Over top card flips over on card held in right hand
1956 102
Jerry Andrus Calculating Deck one-handed springing action that is noisy, deck stays in hand
1956 113
Jerry Andrus A Flourish Discovery incomplete faro shuffled deck with one half perpendicular, near table, cards from one half pivot down one by one until only selection is sticking out
1956 118
Jerry Andrus Namless Flourish nameless, incomplete faro shuffle, deck on table, halves spread in either direction bit by bit until face-up selection becomes visible
Also published here 1957 7
Jerry Andrus Double Waterfall double waterfall to outside after faro, selection remains in hand
Also published here 1957 7
Jim Walker The Mechanical Magician card revelation with Slinky
1958
The New Phoenix (Issue 348)
218
Norman Houghton The Shower of Aces Aces lost in deck, deck held under handkerchief, Aces drop out and onto table
Mar. 1958
Ibidem (Issue 13)
18
Dai Vernon, Al Baker The Walking and Jumping Card card "walks" out of a hat and jumps out of it
1959 33
Edward Marlo From Out of Nowhere D'Amico's one-handed second deal as a production
1959 67
Matt Schulien The Card in the Hat deck dropped in hat, hat flicked from underneath and selection jumps out
1959 24
Matt Schulien One Hand Discovery (One Card) Charlier cut, then fingers drag out a card from center which flips face up onto the top of the deck
1959 26
Matt Schulien One Hand Discovery - Two Cards two cards produced with one hand, up-down-movement
1959 28
Matt Schulien The Invisible Hair two halves held stepped in one hand, selection moves slowly down into view
1959 32
Matt Schulien Matt's Ribbon Spread Trick wrong card placed face down on ribbon spread which is flipped over, card jumps into other hand and turns over and has transformed into selection
  • Matt's current handling
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, Jan. 1949, p. 293
1959 44
Matt Schulien The Corner in the Glass deck set on top of glass, torn-off corner of card appears in glass
Related toVariations 1959 130
James Steranko The Jumping Card card jumps from table back to deck
1960 53
Karrell Fox The Constant Jumper cards jump out of deck
1960 22
Jochen Zmeck Herausgeschüttelt deck put in longer tube, tube is shaken and eventually one card pops out of tube, it is a previous selection
1960 37
Edward Marlo Spin Cut Stunner deck cuts itself at fingertip peeked at card
1962 53
Harry Lorayne Salt-less deck divides at chosen card when thrown, crimp
Related toAlso published here 1962 31
Harry Lorayne Quinella! two cards revealed via air pressure turnover
VariationsAlso published here 1962 71
Max Malini Card Revelation ploy for finding an apparently forgotten card,step handling
1962 68
Edward Marlo Latest Presentation different grip for Bob Hummer's Jumping Card, selection shoots out of still-held deck across bar surface and stops in front of spectator
Inspired by Sep. 1962
Ibidem (Issue 26)
4
Edward Marlo The Sometime Miracle selection shoots out of still-held deck across table towards side of case which is standing on its side, case drops and card is stuck into side and is lifted up, also with double
Inspired by Sep. 1962
Ibidem (Issue 26)
6
Neal Elias Self-Cutting Deck top portion jumps off to table, cut at selection, starts with flesh heel break
Also published here Sep. 1962
Ibidem (Issue 26)
10
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Opener card comes to the bottom of the deck several times, then penetrates performer's hand
Variations 1963 156
Nate Leipzig Palm Up card sticks to palm
1963 188
Nate Leipzig Spring Card Location while cards are sprung from hand to hand, card jumps out
1963 189
Paul "Mr. Nobody" Schwab Tagrey's As-Trick four Aces placed in card stand, four selections in deck and deck thrown at handkerchief, Aces stick to handkerchief and in card stand are four selections
1963
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 24 No. 1)
12
Edward Marlo Spin Out Marlo Short Card spins out of deck when shaken
1964
The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards)
12
Don Tanner Airborne Card single card is grabbed from deck, cards balanced on table and fingertips
Apr. 1964
The New Phoenix (Issue 389)
385
Don Tanner Flop Revelation deck is balanced on table and when it falls top card is selection
Apr. 1964
The New Phoenix (Issue 389)
385
Douglas Hood Snapp - A Flash Relevation two packets placed inside two bulldog clips, all card fall but selections
1964
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 25 No. 5)
82
Karl Fulves Lock-It lock and cards are dropped in a bag, selection found on lock, see p. 428 for idea by Lu Brent
1965
The New Phoenix (Issue 399)
424
Harry Lorayne Trampoline flourish flip over on tabled deck
Related toVariations 1967 138
John Benzais Bewilderment four-of-a-kind shoots out of deck one by one
1967 66
Robert Parrish Magician vs Pickpocket signed card in deck, deck rubber banded, wrapped in newspaper and put in spectator's pocket, performer reaches in and removes signed card, see p. 874 for vague Charles Jordan credit
Related to June 1967 101
Peter Kane Exploding Revelation black Jacks placed on tabled deck, they pivot over sideways and reveal selection
1967 4
Peter Kane Single Shot card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gun
Related toVariations 1967 12
Edward Marlo As a Disclosure face-up Ace appears while cutting
1968 5
Jon Racherbaumer Flambeau-Flam deck in flash paper, burnt, selection pops out on top
1968 57
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Flambeau-Flam - String Version deck tied with flash string, burnt, selection pops out on top
1968 58
George Zacharellis The Hunter and the Hunted deck dropped in case, selection projects from cased deck, two handlings
1968 26
Karl Fulves Center Control
Variations 1969
Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Controls)
40
Karl Fulves Double Control deck riffle shuffled, not squared, halves separated again and one selection is protruding from both halves, Freeman Display precursor
Related toAlso published here 1969
Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Controls)
42
Eddie Joseph Trapped in Space rubber banded deck, spectator peeks at card, banded deck tossed up and selection pulled out
1969 29
Eddie Joseph Peculiar Permeation deck under handkerchief, selection drops out, could be done as penetration
1969 36
Eddie Joseph The Critical Thrust skewer pushed into deck that has four rubber bands around it, card there remembered by spectator, skewer removed, performer stabs skewer next to selection, flashy reveal
1969 42
Gaston "Gasbor" Borgeaud Atsong: Fantasie avec un Jeu Biseaute deck in special tube placed on wand, when wand is removed all cards fall but selection
1969
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 30 No. 5)
87
Dr. Jacob Daley Incomplete Side Steal as a production in which deck cuts itself at selection when dropped on table and another card remains in palm
Also published here Nov. 1970
Epilogue (Issue 10)
75
Richard W. Marsh Snap Out Card card flies from deck when snapped
1970
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
57
Joseph K. Schmidt Educated Fingers one-handed cut and production of selection
Related to
  • Jerry Andrus "Educated Thumb"
1971
Magick (Issue 18)
89
Gaylord E. Hill Fastest Card in the West card apparently in center + air-pressure turnover
1971
Magick (Issue 27)
132
Persi Diaconis Die Kartenpistole card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gun
Related toAlso published here
  • in "Zauberkunst" 1970, Nr.2.
1971
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 32 No. 4)
61
Tom Batchelor The Turnover Surprise card appears face up on tabled ribbon spread as it is turned over
1971 21
Tom Batchelor On the Cut deck cut from hand onto table, card appears face-up in front of deck, Kelly/Ovette type set-up
1971 27
Tom Batchelor The Shakedown deck held in incomplete faro position, it is shaken, all cards on one side slip out except selection
1971 31
Tom Batchelor Without a Shuffle, Cut or Deal black Aces put on top and bottom of deck, two cards chosen and lost, without any more handling they are found with the Hofzinser Toss, Aces are still on top and bottom
1971 36
Tom Batchelor Strangers in Our Midst four cards with different rainbow backs produced from deck, they are all duplicates of selection, variations:
  • Smuggler's Deck
  • In the Midst of Strangers
1971 43
Tom Batchelor The Timed Out performer can locate the selection faster than spectator
1971 48
Fred Lowe Card in Glass glass is put on deck, handkerchief over it, glass lifted and selection is in glass
1972 64
Herb Zarrow "Trapeze" one-handed flourish production
1972 371
, Theodore Annemann Flip-Over air pressure turnover, with Annemann variation
Also published here 1972 5
Frank Dobrina Allez Oop "A Striking Card Discovery"
deck thrown on surface so it spreads, selection turns over via air pressure and slides to center
Also published here 1972 6
The Flying Card card sprung from hand to hand, selection jumps out
1972 9
Paul LePaul Flip
Also published here 1972 60
G. W. Hunter G. W. Hunter's Laugh card sticks to back of hand
Also published here 1972 60
The Kick-Back Discovery Cut 'Em. Thanks! gag, to reveal a card
1972 61
A Startling Transformation card is oujogged in deck, when cards are sprung from hand to hand, card transforms
1972 69
The Salt Trick deck divides at selected card
Also published here 1972 96
Eddie Joseph The Somersault cards land scattered on table except selection
1972 106
William Larsen, T. Page Wright A Cut with a Coin coin thrown in to the air and caught in the deck, next to selection
1972 108
Blois Houghton Sensitive Soul deck separates at selection when kicked on floor, crimp instead of salt
Also published here 1972 110
Eddie Joseph The Jumping Location saliva, card shoots out of deck
1972 122
"Snap It" card snapped out of hat
1972 123
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Note No. 240, card appears out-jogged from fan, with "take any card" gag by Daley
Also published here 1972 61
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley - Anneman Salt Trick Wrinkle No. 266, sounds like golf stick used to cut deck at selection, then picking it up with sticky end of stick
1972 66
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Peek Side Steal Drop Move No. 313, incomplete side steal palm, as a production in which deck cuts itself at selection when dropped on table and another card remains in palm
Also published here 1972 81
Orville Wayne Meyer Ribbon Discovery No. 440, ribbon attached to wrong card, when pulled out is right card, sticky card
Also published here 1972 126
Al Baker Al Baker Finger Tip Thread Knife Magnetism Trick No. 629, to find a card in the spread, brief
Also published here 1972 175
Dr. H. Walter Grote Dr. Grote's Cut Card In Mid-air No. 660, card chosen and put in glass, a second deck thrown up and duplicate card cut with scissors from shower of card
1972 181
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh's Location No. 728, coin impression crimp, deck tossed on table and upper half turns over
1972 194
Jochen Zmeck, Herbert Paufler Tsantsa (fake) shrunken head hangs inside transparent tube and pivots into direction of chosen card, magnetism
1972 20
Ken Krenzel, Peter Kane The Bullet Trick
1973 132
Carl Newton Inspiration from the French two cards selected from ten-card packet, cards in row on card stand and a piece of tissue in front of each, tissue touched with cigarette, bright flashes at selections
Related to Mar. 1973 603
Yutaka Kikuchi The Two Faces of Kikuchi-san twelve cards with holes and a string attached, performer finds selection by pulling string
1973
Magick (Issue 79)
391
Sid Fleischman The Jump Card deck is snapped and selection jumps from center
Also published here 1973
Magick (Issue 82)
409
Jerry Andrus Squeeze Shot Glimpse & Production
1973 26
Jerry Andrus Psychedelic Discovery incomplete faro shuffle, deck on table, halves spread in either direction bit by bit until face-up selection becomes visible
Also published here 1973 40
Jerry Andrus The Balancing Deck deck laid out onto table in large area, whole thing picked up and balanced on one finger, also as revelation
1973 49
John Carney The Backfiring Gun follow up for the magic bullet trick
1973 (ca.) 9
Karl Fulves Something Bright "Problems", green light bulb in handkerchief lights and turns red when held over selected card, posed as problem, see p. 874 for credit information
Nov. 1974 820
Calvin Thompson The Mentaplant volt meter attached to plant, movement when spectator's card is shown
1974
Magick (Issue 115)
571
Martin A. Nash The Fastest Location in the West very quick
1975 86
Karl Fulves The Acrobatic Pack pack is divided at chosen card with a flick, using riffle shuffle jog setting
Related to 1975 32
John F. Mendoza Simple Shotgun breakless handling
Inspired byAlso published here 1975 172
Harry Lorayne Goin' Fishin' pop-out production using HaLo Cut
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1975 40
Larry Jennings Side Rise card is shaken out of incomplete faro deck
Related toVariations Mar. 1975
Epilogue (Issue 23)
214
Karl Fulves Right-Angle Location flourish location in which card ends up perpendicular in deck
1975 234
Karl Fulves Silent Thought Transmission two origami crows on table, circle of cards around them, they move to two selections
May 1975 960
Peter Kane, Ken Krenzel, Francis Carlyle The Gun card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gun, presentation and patter
Inspired by 1975 5
Roger Smith The Faro Drop Out and Notes card peeked at in IF condition, faroed deck held horizontally, selection pivots out towards bottom
Inspired by 1975 15
Charles T. Jordan The Pack That Cuts Itself rubber-banded deck cuts itself at selection, duplicate
Also published here 1975 72
Bruce Cervon Now Find My Card! selection is found along with aces
1976 41
Mark Weston The Spinners two selected cards are found by spinning a third one in the air
July 1976
Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 11)
286
Paul Harris Open Revelation aces or selection appear one by one between two one-handed fans
Variations 1976 26
David Berglas Caught Card cards spread on table, when spread is turned over selection shoots in other hand
1976 39
Jumping Joker No. 61, Joker (with missing corner) jumps out when riffled, next to selection
1976 92
Karrell Fox Bullseye Card Trick shot on deck, selection flies out, bullet hole through selection, "Sure-Shot"
  • The Second Version (a lipstick lip print appears on card)
1976 155
T. G. Murphy The Triple Cut three sections of the deck spin and flip through the air and a selection flies out
  • The Flying Card
  • Experimental Notes for the Expert (The Double Flying Card, The Multiple Flying Card, The Flying Card Variations, Experimental Variations)
  • Author's Own Use for the Triple Cut
Related toVariations 1976 6
A. Berkeley Davis Double Barrelled Shotgun two-selection handling
Inspired by 1977 21
Harry Lorayne The Acrobatic Deck deck divides at chosen card when thrown, crimp
Also published here 1977 97
Roy Johnson Bullseye cased deck in front of target, pistol fired on deck, deck drops and selection remains attached to target with hole
1977 80
Ken Krenzel The Magic Bullet shooting card out of IF position
Related toVariations 1978 79
Ken Krenzel Caught Red-Handed "Magic Bullet" with color changing back kicker
Variations 1978 82
Ken Krenzel Rip-Off Fan See Trick
1978 146
Erhard Liebenow The Card In the Center Liebenow's card peeling
Related to 1978 7
Die Karte aus dem Hut deck placed in hat, hat is flicked and card jumps out
Related to 1978 54
Sleight of Foot deck split at selection with shoe, salt
1978 67
Don Tanner Cards miniature deck dropped into cloth bag, mouse trap as well, selection found in mouse trap
Also published here 1978 9
Card and Target deck in houlette in front of a target, performer shots selection at target with pellet gun
1978/76 38
Tony Binarelli The Card Remaining in the String deck is banded with rope and drops out except selection
1979 72
Harry Lorayne Rip Away incomplete faro condition is ripped apard, selection is sticking out one half
1979 129
Harry Lorayne Rug Beater deck cuts itself when tossed on table, bridge
Related to 1979 144
Karl Fulves Center Fold Joker placed into deck behind back, then two selections made, half the Joker (which is suddenly torn) found besides each card
Also published here 1979
The Chronicles (Issue 17)
1234
Tony Slydini Self-Cutting Deck tabled deck covered with handkerchief, when removed it has cut into two halves at selection
1979
The Chronicles (Issue 21)
1265
Die Katapult-Daumenspitze pen jumps out of hand (catapult thumb tip), as card location
Aug. 1979
Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 2)
74
Nick Trost Pop-Up Card card pops out as deck is dropped into case
1979 10
Jochen Zmeck Eingefangen card found with mouse trap
1979 14
Daryl Martinez The Chicago Conspiracy Variation One of "Bommeranging Card", non-throwing method
Variations 1980 29
Daryl Martinez Quick Silver Variation Two of "Boomeranging Card", half dollar is thrown between two selections
1980 31
Roger Smith "Tip of the Iceberg" selection pivots out of deck in Incomplete Faro Condition
1980 34
Larry Jennings Shake and Find cards is shaken out from Incomplete Faro Condition
1980 36
Walter "Sonny" Day Fastest Trick In the World
Mar. 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 3)
814
Piet Forton Piet Forton's Fan Club two cards, sticking out of two card fans
June 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 6)
865
Philip Reed Willmarth Biddle-Kardyro Cased mixture between biddle trick and "Card Case"
Inspired by Aug. 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8)
894
Fred Lowe Die Tieruhr cards with animals on them, large clock face on a stand, arrow spins and ends up pointing to selected picture card
Aug. 1980
Intermagic (Vol. 7 No. 2)
71
Ken De Courcy The Cat cat design for paper fortune teller fold, can be used for Skullocation
1980 17
The Flip Over Card two halves made, top card of one half flips over onto the other to reveal selection
1980 3
Dr. Jacob Daley Incomplete Side Steal plus applications
  • Variation In Handling
Related to 1981 9
Karl Fulves Pass Key named card is produced with a key
Inspired by 1981 47
Paul Harris The Bill Collector card is found with dollar bill and (more or less) rises out of pack when bill is pulled
VariationsAlso published here 1981 129
David Britland Enigmas 1: Computer Cards card location with mechanics of the Simple Shift, flourishy
Related to 1981
Babel (Issue 2)
26
Don Tanner Cartes miniature deck dropped into cloth bag, mouse trap as well, selection found in mouse trap
Also published here 1981
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 42 No. 1)
26
J. Gordon O'Genski "Wind Tunnel" card flys out of the deck in IF Condition
Variations May 1982
Apocalypse (Vol. 5 No. 5)
627
Meir Yedid Thirteen Less One all cards of same suit as selection turn over in order, selection is missing and comes from pocket "or what have you"
Related to 1982 247
Karl Fulves Rerun twenty cards, incomplete faro, two cards are selected and a third card is put into the back of the deck and flicked, first card flies out then the same on the table with the second card
1982 7
Karl Fulves Sidereal Jump deck is tapped on the table and selection pops out
1982 17
Karl Fulves Slide Out card is slid out, no break method
Inspired by 1982 20
René Lavand Spanish Card Rise shown by Howard Wurst, card ribbon spread on the table, when levered over selection protrudes from the center, with one hand, shown by "south american magician" (Lavand not mentioned)
1982 30
Karl Fulves Fast Buck selection jumps from the deck, with a bill
1982 47
Karl Fulves Lock Up cards in incomplete faro condition are sprung, springing stops at selected card
1982 15
Christian Scherer Ist es ein Trick? selection is extracted from center of the deck, cards spread on table
Variations 1982 144
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Cards and Hat deck placed in hat, hat is flicked and card jumps out
Related to 1982 6
Stephen Tucker I Rise deck in case is placed in spectator's pocket, performer removes card, rising card gimmick
Related to Oct. 1982
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 18)
342
Meir Yedid Compucard card apparently computer, selection is found
Related to 1982 21
Peter Kane A Glass Balloon and Card Sequence balloon sits on mouth of glass, deck balanced on top, balloon is popped and deck drops onto glass, selection found folded in glass
1982 11
Al Mann The Self Cutting Deck with twisted rubber-band, also as a force
Inspired by 1982 6
Eugene Burger The Burned Card burned-in pentagram appears in selected card
VariationsAlso published here 1982 55
Jeff McBride Shooting Card e.g. selection lands on spectator's hand
May 1983
Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 5)
775
Tom Craven "Drop-Count" Revelation using faro
Variations Dec. 1983
Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 12)
858
John Carney Crystal Flash crystal inside handkerchief lights up over selection
1983 52
Ross Bertram With a Silencer card produced by drop-out during tabled running cut
1983 109
Al Mann Card Location No. 15, selection is found by holding it over a flame and little fireworks is seen
1983 6
David Austin That'll Do Nicely!