115 entries in Cards / Sleights / False Count / Hamman Count
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 41
Unknown Hamman Count from Elmsley Position
1972 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Unknown The Basic Move uncredited
1973 Wild Card — Plus 2
Unknown Another Method of Switching Hamman Count alternative in which the cards are counted from left hand dealing position into right hand
1973 Wild Card — Plus 7
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1974 Magick (Issue 112) 559
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1975 The Magic of Gerald Kosky 38
Karl Fulves The Pop-Switch Hamman Count from normal grip, "Push-Off Packet Switch"
Related to 1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 296
Karl Fulves Block Exchange Count see also notes on page 312
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 308
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count without credit
1976 Magick (Issue 159) 792
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1977 Wildcard Miracles 16
Bob Farmer Hamman Count - Farmer Method
June 1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 10) 420
Unknown Biddle Move as Overcount
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 18
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 18
Unknown Another Count hiding bottom of four, end grip, Hamman Count variation
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 25
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 29
Dominique Duvivier, Brother John Hamman Hamman Count Duvivier handling
June 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 10) 585
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1978 The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 8
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1978 A Transatlantic Lecture 9
Father Cyprian Discount combination of Flushtration and Hamman Count
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1164
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1978 Loose Ends 20
José de la Torre Jose's Hammond Count "Hamman" misspelled, starting in dealing position and counting into right-hand fingertip grip
1978 Real Magic 28
Martin A. Nash The Hamsley Count Hamman Count Variation from Elmsley grip
1979 Sleight Unseen 299
Andrew Pargeter Multi-Count Technique handling variation
Related to Aug. 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 8) 718
Jerry K. Hartman Brainwave Dectet ten-card brainwave, "embellished Hamman Count"
Related toAlso published here 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 22) 1284
Karl Fulves The Pop-Switch "Push-Off Packet Switch", Hamman Count from normal grip
Related to 1980 The Chronicles (Issue 25) 1309
Brother John Hamman, Fred Castle The Hamman Count With Jumbo Cards, modified technique for two versions
1981 Magic With Giant Cards 3
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1981 The Complete Walton — Volume 1 210
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 86
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
1982 Magia Potagia — Volume II 13
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
Aug. 1983 Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 8) 814
Brother John Hamman, Edward Marlo Hamman Count Variation
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 5
Edward Marlo Latest Count Combination five card Hamman Count version from pinch grip
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 35
Edward Marlo In Lieu of Hammon Switch nine card Hamman Count version from pinch grip
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 36
Brother John Hamman, Philip T. Goldstein Hamman Count variation
Nov. 1983 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 2) 1172
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 50
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
Nov. 1984 Apocalypse (Vol. 7 No. 11) 990
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 20) 191
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1984 The Best of Close-Up Magic 12
Philip T. Goldstein, Louis Falanga Haback Count flushtration hamman count combo
1985 Lake Tahoe Card Magic 11
Daryl Martinez Combo Count similar to Hamman Count, but from pinch/Elmsley count grip
1985 Daryl's Psychological Assembly 5
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 69
Fred Kaps Hamman Count Overhand Shuffle
1988 52 Lovers 48
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 213
Bruce Cervon, Brother John Hamman Hamman Count Switch
1989 The Black & White Trick 145
Gary Ouellet The Paradise Hammon Count Hamman count variation
1990 Close Up Illusions 101
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1990 Focus 27
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count, first published in "Son of Bat, Jr.", August 1976
1990 Focus 56
Bob Farmer Modified Hamman Count
1990 Headhunter 10
Larry Jennings Extended Elmsley Count sequence to show the reds and blacks mixed
1990 Up in Smoke and Other Tantalizing Mysteries 29
Brother John Hamman Hamman-Count
1990 Falschzählmethoden 7
Philip T. Goldstein Haback-Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
1990 Falschzählmethoden 12
John Carney, Brother John Hamman Hammanesque "A False Spread Display", casual spread alternative to Hamman Count
1991 Carneycopia 212
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1991 Smoke and Mirrors 128
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1991 Card Craft 361
Jerry K. Hartman Brainwave Dactet ten-card brainwave
Also published here 1991 Card Craft 508
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
1992 Don't Blink 103
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
1992 The Wild Card Kit 3
Jon Racherbaumer Jumpless Hamman Count
1992 The Wild Card Kit 19
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
1992 The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 4) 7
Philip T. Goldstein, Michael Close Haback Count Variation flushtration hamman count combo
1993 Workers Number 3 106
Brother John Hamman ハーマンカウント (Hamman Count)
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 134
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count two as three
1994 The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 4) 13
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
1994 The Close-Up Magic of Aldo Colombini 109
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1996 Card College — Volume 2 315
Tommy Wonder, Brother John Hamman Broken Hamman Count
1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 187
Brother John Hamman Le Hamman Count
1996 Magie Duvivier 19
Pablo Domenèch Aportaciones a la 'Cuenta Hamman' on the Hamman Count
1996 La Magia de Pablo Domènech 187
Brother John Hamman Der Hammond Count misspelled
1996 Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 1) 25
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1996 Inside Cardmagic — Band 2 114
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1997 The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 46
Thomas Alan Waters Broken Hamman Count first pile tabled in middle of count
1997 Virtual Foolery 29
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2000 Concertos for Pasteboard 112
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2000 Sudden Death Gypsy Curse 5
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2001 Owed to Poker Dan 6
Aldo Colombini Colombini Laughing Count sometimes Alco Count, bold Hamman Count alternative, see also p. 7
Sep. 2001 Ego (Vol. 1 No. 4) 6
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 182
Fred Kaps Hamman Count Shuffle
2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 198
Unknown Hamman from Elmsley Grip
2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 253
Aldo Colombini The Alco Count Hamman Count alternative in which cards are tabled in middle of the display
VariationsAlso published here
  • Genii Magazine & book "Direct Hits"
2003 Off The Books (Issue 7) 124
Karl Fulves Alco Variations
Inspired by 2003 Off The Books (Issue 7) 125
Jerry K. Hartman Hamman Count Handling
June 2003 Ego (Vol. 2 No. 15) 33
Steve Beam Killer Count method to false count packet for any number, with Hamman Count
  • Variation #1 - Even Cards
  • Variation #2 - Even Cards
  • Variation #3 - Beamsley Count
  • Large Numbers
VariationsAlso published here 2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 58
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Switch
2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 61
Unknown Hamman Count Overhand Shuffle
2004 "Effektiv" 43
Steve Beam Killer Count method to false count packet for any number, with Hamman Count
Also published here 2004 Killer Koncepts 1
Peter Duffie Hamman Count Variation starts with break
2004 Subtle Miracles 18
Ken Krenzel Finesse on the Killer Count handing cards to the spectator
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 213
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
2006 Power Plays 148
Jack Parker Hamman Count Derivation
June 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 6) 30
Brother John Hamman, Max Maven Modified Hamman Count even number of cards
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 407
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 441
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2007 52 Memories 119
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2007 Card Dupery 308
Jerry K. Hartman, Brother John Hamman Modified Hamman Count
Related to
  • Veeser Concept (M-U-M, Vol. 49, No.7, December 1959, p. 280)
2007 Card Dupery 312
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 273
Fred Kaps Overhand Shuffle Hamman Count
2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 82
Arturo de Ascanio Ascanio's Handling of the Hamman Count
2008 The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 163
Arturo de Ascanio In-Transit Actions in the Hamman Count
2008 The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 320
Steve Beam Counter Measures - The Killer Count method to false count packet for any number, with Hamman Count
  • Even Number
  • Variation #1 - Even Number
  • Variation #2 - Even Number
  • Finesse
  • Large Numbers
  • Boomerang (Doug Canning)
  • The Hamman Switch
Also published here 2008 Counter Attack 23
Fred Robinson Switch Count
2009 The Magic of Fred Robinson 206
Brother John Hamman, Steve Beam Modified Hamman Count to count even number
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 184
Fred Kaps Hamman Count Overhand Shuffle
2012 El Manuscrito (Vol. 5 No. 20) 617
David Redondo La Cuenta Hamman Hamman Count handling, without finger switch
2012 Cartomagia - Notas de Conferencia 17
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 80
John Bannon Over-Hamman Shuffle overhand shuffle Hamman Count
Also published here
  • "Call of the Wild" (John Bannon, 1993)
2013 High Caliber 100
Steve Beam Killer Count method to false count packet for any number, Hamman Count look
Also published here Oct. 2014 Genii (Vol. 77 No. 10) 26
Brother John Hamman, Arturo de Ascanio Hamman Count
2016 21 97
Brother John Hamman La cuenta Hamman
2016 A Fuego Lento — Volumen II 97
Fred Kaps Hamman Count als Mischen Hamman Count overhand shuffle
2016 Burners — Vol. 4 130
Unknown The Combination Count first half up until switch of Hamman Count from pinch grip
2018 Silhouette (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
2019 Tesseract 111
Fred Kaps Hamman Count Overhand Shuffle
2019 52 Lovers — Through the Looking-Glass 199
Larry Jennings The Hamman Count
  • Finessed Hamman Count One
  • Finessed Hamman Count Two (With a Verdnase break)
2020 Mr. Jennings Takes It Easy 266
Dani DaOrtiz Using the Hamman count spectator thinks of card in a packet as they are displayed singly, choice is more limited than it seems
2021 Freedom of Expression 104
Fred Kaps Overhand Shuffle Hamman Count
July 2022 The Hermit (Vol. 1 No. 7) 321