erdnase system of stock shuffling \n - two-card stock
- three-card stock
- four-card stock
- five-card stock
- twelve-card stock--for draw poker
- euchre stock--four-handed game-1
- euchre stock--four-hande game-2 \n s. w. erdnase \n five card stock leaving the cards at any desired numbers \n graham adams \n six card stock for any number of players \n graham adams \n seven card stock for any number of players \n graham adams \n the expert at the card table \n bruce elliott \n s. w. erdnase \n gambling expose \n milton kort \n formula for erdnase shuffles \n s. w. erdnase \n frederick braue \n marnese overhand stack \n edward marlo \n die echte erklärung \n christoph borer \n s. w. erdnase \n jack merlin \n the erdnase system of stock shuffling \n steve forte
1902
the expert at the card table S. W. Erdnase

scarne's triple climax \n with obvious one-way backs \n john scarne \n the plum \n milton kort
1933
john scarne explains why you can't win! John Scarne

black sandwich, red sandwich \n card travels from sandwich in one half to sandwich in other half \n l. vosburgh lyons \n security express \n milton kort
1940
the jinx 101-151 L. Vosburgh Lyons

Black Sandwich, Red Sandwich

card travels from sandwich in one half to sandwich in other half

dick tracy card trick \n almost the same as fingerprint card trick \n clyde cairy \n kort kard \n milton kort \n the fingerprint card trick \n dai vernon
1945
my best Clyde Cairy

kort kard \n fingerprint card trick, see also p. 855 for cryptic credit information \n milton kort \n dick tracy card trick \n clyde cairy \n the fingerprint card trick \n dai vernon
1950
the phoenix 201 — 250 Milton Kort

Kort Kard

fingerprint card trick, see also p. 855 for cryptic credit information

flyaway coin routine \n to spectator's pocket four times \n slydini \n kort coin \n milton kort \n cuckoo's coin \n milton kort
1951
stars of magic Slydini

the drop vanish \n coin is dropped from the right hand into the left hand, also as a switch and as a pass \n milton kort \n tankai vanish \n albert goshman \n tenkai ishida
1952
modern coin magic Milton Kort

The Drop Vanish

coin is dropped from the right hand into the left hand, also as a switch and as a pass

dime and penny for the wiseacre \n one of two coins vanishes, designed as magician fooler \n al saal \n milton kort
1952
modern coin magic Al Saal, Milton Kort

Dime and Penny for the Wiseacre

one of two coins vanishes, designed as magician fooler

almost a transposition \n transposition of dime and penny, as a kicker the dime transforms into two nickels \n stewart james \n milton kort \n almost a transposition \n stewart james
1952
modern coin magic Stewart James, Milton Kort

Almost a Transposition

transposition of dime and penny, as a kicker the dime transforms into two nickels

copper and silver transposition \n \n milton kort \n dazzle change #2 \n ben harris \n kort's copper and silver transposition (the director's cut) \n milton kort
1952
modern coin magic Milton Kort

the gadabout coins \n two in the hand, one in the pocket \n j. b. bobo \n george f. wright \n "the alleurian coins" by george f. wright in "the linking ring" 1/1950 \n the mexican gadabout coins \n milton kort \n gadabout coins revisited \n ron bauer
1952
modern coin magic J. B. Bobo, George F. Wright

The Gadabout Coins

two in the hand, one in the pocket

Inspired by

"The Alleurian Coins" by George F. Wright in "The Linking Ring" 1/1950

the three coin trick \n three coins vanish one by one and appear again, the last one in the spectator's pocket, three methods \n milton kort
1952
modern coin magic Milton Kort

The Three Coin Trick

three coins vanish one by one and appear again, the last one in the spectator's pocket, three methods

almost a transposition \n trasposition of dime and penny, as a kicker the dime transforms into two nickels, nickel & penny set, dime & penny set \n stewart james \n almost a transposition \n stewart james \n milton kort
1952
modern coin magic Stewart James

Almost a Transposition

trasposition of dime and penny, as a kicker the dime transforms into two nickels, nickel & penny set, dime & penny set

the inferior coin \n two silver one copper, copper vanishes and reappears three times, in the end there are two copper and one silver coin, copper /silver coin \n milton kort
1952
modern coin magic Milton Kort

The Inferior Coin

two silver one copper, copper vanishes and reappears three times, in the end there are two copper and one silver coin, copper /silver coin

the sympathetic coin \n on handkerchief, one card, three silver & one copper, shell \n milton kort \n sympathetic coins variation \n camilo vázquez
1952
modern coin magic Milton Kort

The Sympathetic Coin

on handkerchief, one card, three silver & one copper, shell

kort coin \n coin vanishes repeatedly and appears in spectator's various pockets four times \n milton kort \n flyaway coin routine \n slydini \n cuckoo's coin \n milton kort \n cuckoo's coin \n milton kort
1953
the phoenix 251 — 300 Milton Kort

Kort Coin

coin vanishes repeatedly and appears in spectator's various pockets four times

kort klink \n while performer slides coin on table towards spectator, it vanishes \n milton kort \n kortchanged \n milton kort
1953
the phoenix 251 — 300 Milton Kort

Kort Klink

while performer slides coin on table towards spectator, it vanishes

color change & follow up \n two red decks, one changes to blue, and then a chicago opener style routine is performed (blue card placed in red deck, spectator picks it out from face up spread), red/blue card \n milton kort \n kort's color-changing deck \n milton kort
1953
the phoenix 251 — 300 Milton Kort

Color Change & Follow Up

Two red decks, one changes to blue, and then a Chicago Opener style routine is performed (blue card placed in red deck, spectator picks it out from face up spread), red/blue card

honeycutt's honeycutter \n aces transpose with kings, à a follow the leader \n al honeycutt \n doomed again \n karl fulves \n heir to the throne \n milton kort \n dave's dotty spots \n dave campbell
1953
the phoenix 251 — 300 Al Honeycutt

the travelers (lazy man's style) \n no palm, duplicates \n milton kort \n travelers without palms \n milton kort
1953
the phoenix 251 — 300 Milton Kort

left hand side steal \n see note 4 on p.58 \n edward marlo \n tenkai ishida \n kort's center steal \n milton kort \n peeked card to full palm \n baltazar fuentes
1957
side steal Edward Marlo, Tenkai Ishida

koldex deluxe \n ten hands, then five hands \n russell "rusduck" duck \n gambling expose \n milton kort \n encore! \n russell "rusduck" duck
1958
the cardiste Russell "Rusduck" Duck

gambling expose \n long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces \n milton kort \n lin searles' "the card expert" \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase \n gee!! \n al baker \n cutting the aces \n dai vernon \n koldex deluxe \n russell "rusduck" duck
1958
the cardiste Milton Kort

Gambling Expose

long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces

simple arithmetic \n one of thirteen, using the two of clubs \n dai vernon \n simple arithmetic ii \n john luka \n all-outs think-of-a-card \n milton kort
1960
more inner secrets of card magic Dai Vernon

a date with kort \n coin cut repeated twice, then date of coin is produced with four cards \n milton kort \n howard albright \n u. f. grant
1962
the new phoenix 351-400 Milton Kort, Howard Albright, U. F. Grant

A Date with Kort

coin cut repeated twice, then date of coin is produced with four cards

kortially yours \n vernon's variant type of effect, each person handed five cards and cards are turned face up and down (do as i do), in the end all the cards are face down except their selection \n milton kort
1962
kort is now in session Milton Kort

Kortially Yours

Vernon's Variant type of effect, each person handed five cards and cards are turned face up and down (do as i do), in the end all the cards are face down except their selection

the you got nothin poker deal \n magician tries to deal the winning hand to himself, but gets a pair. but everyone else gets blank cards, so magician does win after all \n milton kort
1962
kort is now in session Milton Kort

The You Got Nothin Poker Deal

Magician tries to deal the winning hand to himself, but gets a pair. But everyone else gets blank cards, so magician does win after all

cup-hola \n paper cup has small hole at the bottom, large coin placed in cup, manages to fall through the hole \n milton kort
1962
kort is now in session Milton Kort

Cup-hola

Paper cup has small hole at the bottom, large coin placed in cup, manages to fall through the hole

miser's dream in reverse \n sequence to vanish a few coins by placing them in pockets in mid-air \n milton kort
1962
kort is now in session Milton Kort

Miser's Dream in Reverse

Sequence to vanish a few coins by placing them in pockets in mid-air

problem in prophecy \n three different colored cups, and three different colored balls, matching, posed as problem, see p. 426 & 428 for comments and ideas \n don nielsen \n infallible prediction variation \n karl fulves \n infallible prediction \n u. f. grant \n on nielson's "problem in prophecy" \n stewart james \n don nielson \n on nielson's "problem in prophecy" \n robert "bob" j. gunther \n don nielson \n on nielson's "problem in prophecy" \n robert parrish \n nielsen's problem \n milton kort \n cups & coins \n robert parrish
1965
the new phoenix 351-400 Don Nielsen

Problem in Prophecy

three different colored cups, and three different colored balls, matching, posed as problem, see p. 426 & 428 for comments and ideas

kort's fourth \n sympathetic coins, on handkerchief with four cardboard covers, copper transformation kicker \n milton kort
1966
the new modern coin magic Milton Kort

Kort's Fourth

Sympathetic Coins, on handkerchief with four cardboard covers, copper transformation kicker

the mexican gadabout coins \n with purse in which coins travels back at the end, two handlings \n milton kort \n the gadabout coins \n j. b. bobo \n george f. wright
1966
the new modern coin magic Milton Kort

The Mexican Gadabout Coins

with purse in which coins travels back at the end, two handlings

paul fox coin cups routine \n coins penetrate cup and hand, then cup penetrates and coins remain \n milton kort
1966
the new modern coin magic Milton Kort

Paul Fox Coin Cups Routine

coins penetrate cup and hand, then cup penetrates and coins remain

the o-korto box routine \n coins penetrate hand, spectator cannot place coins into box, box penetrates hand and coins remain, two routines \n milton kort \n walter wilson \n ron bauer \n o-korto for two \n fred kaps \n the okorto box routine \n milton kort
1966
the new modern coin magic Milton Kort, Walter Wilson, Ron Bauer

The O-Korto Box Routine

coins penetrate hand, spectator cannot place coins into box, box penetrates hand and coins remain, two routines

okito change for a half \n half dollar in box changes to quarter, two dimes and a nickel, two versions \n milton kort \n cass dmuchowski
1966
the new modern coin magic Milton Kort, Cass Dmuchowski

Okito Change for a Half

half dollar in box changes to quarter, two dimes and a nickel, two versions

gag penetration with an okito box \n coin becomes bigger as it penetrates box \n milton kort \n ron bauer
1966
the new modern coin magic Milton Kort, Ron Bauer

static \n problems with cards - no. one
selection made by stabbing joker into deck without removing selection, how to control it
solutions: see references \n karl fulves \n static \n francis haxton \n cased static \n karl fulves \n three static solutions \n milton kort \n fourth static solution \n milton kort \n static \n james west \n static \n william p. miesel
1966
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Karl Fulves

Static

Problems with Cards - No. One
selection made by stabbing joker into deck without removing selection, how to control it
Solutions: see references

vernon's variant \n four cards \n dai vernon \n herb's variant \n herb zarrow \n vernon's variant variant \n milton kort \n 4 card you do as i do \n dai vernon \n expert vernon's variant \n johnny thompson
1967
ultimate secrets of card magic Dai Vernon

contrary currency \n 1 $ bill and 5 $ bill penetrate, then change places \n milton kort \n contrary currency \n milton kort
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Milton Kort

Contrary Currency

1 $ bill and 5 $ bill penetrate, then change places

a change of filling \n three selection, red twos face up in the deck, first card appears in between, then the card changes twice into the other selections \n milton kort \n social mobility \n philip t. goldstein
1969
the cardiste Milton Kort

A Change of Filling

three selection, red twos face up in the deck, first card appears in between, then the card changes twice into the other selections

solo coins through table \n with four coins, glass and okito box \n roy johnson \n coins through the table \n milton kort
1970
the roy johnson experience Roy Johnson

impromptu esp \n multiple out spelling location with small packet, for correction of procedure see reference \n karl fulves \n babel \n karl fulves \n important! \n karl fulves \n milton kort
1971
the book of numbers Karl Fulves

Impromptu ESP

multiple out spelling location with small packet, for correction of procedure see reference

the o-kort-o box rides again \n stack of half dollars changes into dimes in box, hollow stack, o-kort-o or okito box \n milton kort
1971
kabbala — volume 1 Milton Kort

The O-Kort-o Box Rides Again

stack of half dollars changes into dimes in box, hollow stack, O-Kort-o or Okito box

important! \n correction \n karl fulves \n milton kort \n impromptu esp \n karl fulves
1971
the book of numbers — supplementary notes Karl Fulves, Milton Kort

nielsen's problem \n three balls and bowls in different colors, choice of ball and bowl predicted \n milton kort \n problem in prophecy \n don nielsen \n precognitive cups & balls \n milton kort \n don nielsen
1972
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Milton Kort

Nielsen's Problem

three balls and bowls in different colors, choice of ball and bowl predicted

nomad coins: 2 \n three different coins under handkerchief, vanish and appear under card in stages \n milton kort \n nomads in the dunes \n milton kort
1972
the compleat magick — volume i Milton Kort

Nomad Coins: 2

three different coins under handkerchief, vanish and appear under card in stages

a common mistake \n vernon's variant type of effect (do as i do packet trick) where spectator cannot follow instructions, ending is each spectator get an ace reversed in packet \n jerry k. hartman \n "kortially yours" (milton kort, kort is now in session, 1962) \n spurious pelf \n kent arthur
1973
means & ends Jerry K. Hartman

A Common Mistake

Vernon's Variant type of effect (Do as I do packet trick) where spectator cannot follow instructions, ending is each spectator get an Ace reversed in packet

Inspired by

"Kortially Yours" (Milton Kort, Kort is Now In Session, 1962)

social mobility \n two chosen cards, red kings sandwich one in deck, black kings the same and first one changed into second one \n philip t. goldstein \n a change of filling \n milton kort \n deuce sandwich switch \n edward marlo
1974
card tricks for people who don't do card tricks Philip T. Goldstein

Social Mobility

two chosen cards, red Kings sandwich one in deck, black Kings the same and first one changed into second one

aces & jacks \n three jacks transpose with three aces one at a time \n stewart judah \n colors in sequence - aces and jacks jr. \n philip t. goldstein \n relative interchange \n philip t. goldstein \n letters \n george draper \n james frasier \n john mackay \n ed hammond \n relative interchange \n philip t. goldstein \n heir to the throne \n milton kort
1974
the pallbearers review vol. 9-10 Stewart Judah

Aces & Jacks

three Jacks transpose with three Aces one at a time

quick shot \n three coins under glass through table, glass through table as a kicker, inspired by kort's "coins through the table" from bobo \n al schneider \n milton kort
1975
al schneider on coins Al Schneider, Milton Kort

Quick Shot

three coins under glass through table, glass through table as a kicker, inspired by Kort's "Coins Through the Table" from Bobo

the master "bust out move" also known as the "bass ackward" move \n piece of tissue paper is stuck on queen \n milton kort
1978
don't bet on it Milton Kort

The Master "Bust Out Move" also known as The "Bass Ackward" Move

chromo-spheres \n different colored balls, including variation by frank garcia \n dr. jacob daley \n chromo balls \n john luka \n the nomad coins \n milton kort \n nomads in the dunes \n milton kort \n kortospheres \n milton kort
1978
the real secrets of the three-ball routines Dr. Jacob Daley

Chromo-Spheres

different colored balls, including variation by Frank Garcia

a rare coin stunt \n coin in closed fist, other hand on top, quick upward motion and coin lies on top of fist \n bob hummer \n a rare coin stunt \n bob hummer \n slap coin \n bob hummer \n slap coin variation \n bruce elliott \n the magic separation \n bob hummer \n going, going, going, gniog, gone \n milton kort
1980
bob hummer's collected secrets Bob Hummer

A Rare Coin Stunt

coin in closed fist, other hand on top, quick upward motion and coin lies on top of fist

sympathetic coins variation \n using a credit card, coins change in the end \n camilo vázquez \n the sympathetic coin \n milton kort
1981
das camilo seminar "81" Camilo Vázquez

o-korto for two \n long routine in which coins and box penetrate hands and box shrinks so coins do not fit in any more \n fred kaps \n the o-korto box routine \n milton kort \n walter wilson \n ron bauer
1984
arcane Fred Kaps

O-Korto For Two

long routine in which coins and box penetrate hands and box shrinks so coins do not fit in any more

tankai vanish \n tenkai misspelled in title \n albert goshman \n tenkai ishida \n the drop vanish \n milton kort
1985
magic by gosh Albert Goshman, Tenkai Ishida

dazzle change #2 \n ungaffed \n ben harris \n copper and silver transposition \n milton kort \n dazzle change \n ben harris \n dazzle-change #2 \n ben harris
1986
1 a.m. the sequel Ben Harris

the fingerprint card trick \n \n dai vernon \n dick tracy card trick \n clyde cairy \n kort kard \n milton kort \n poker face ii \n dr. jacob daley \n eddie mcguire \n der sherlock holmes trick \n roberto giobbi \n white's skip trick \n bob white \n the finger-print trick \n david solomon
1987
the vernon chronicles — volume 1 Dai Vernon

tenkai-esque \n "a center steal handling", very similar to the jack hecht method \n john carney \n tenkai ishida \n "improved diagonal palm shift" (jack hecht, berland's blue ribbon card tricks, 1942) \n kort's center steal \n milton kort
1991
carneycopia John Carney, Tenkai Ishida

Tenkai-esque

"A Center Steal Handling", very similar to the Jack Hecht method

mathematical card trick \n calculator is used to find position of selection, humorous presentation \n steve beam \n milton kort's miko \n try this for size \n richard himber \n mathematical card trick \n steve beam \n mathematical card trick \n steve beam \n quarterback \n gary ouellet
1993
semi-automatic card tricks Steve Beam

Mathematical Card Trick

calculator is used to find position of selection, humorous presentation

moms come and go but a rolex is forever \n "a revised milt kort classic", 3 1/2 gag with a book page instead of cards, dial force \n paul harris \n milton kort
1996
the art of astonishment — book 3 Paul Harris, Milton Kort

Moms Come and Go but a Rolex is Forever

"A Revised Milt Kort Classic", 3 1/2 gag with a book page instead of cards, dial force

okito less box routine \n with invisible okito box, four coins through hand \n milton kort
1997
l.i.n.t. — pocket stuff for close-up magicians Milton Kort

dot com... \n "tricks and stunts with numbers" \n karl fulves \n derek lever \n ralph w. hull \n nate leipzig \n seven come eleven \n milton kort
1997
the fine print Karl Fulves, Derek Lever, Ralph W. Hull, Nate Leipzig

seven come eleven \n "dot com - tricks and stunts with numbers"
solution to hull problem "make 11 out of four 7s" \n milton kort \n dot com... \n karl fulves \n derek lever \n ralph w. hull \n nate leipzig \n the sevens puzzle \n karl fulves \n more sevens \n mel bennett \n still more 7's \n robert k. stevenson \n sevens from elevens \n howard lyons
1997
the fine print Milton Kort

Seven Come Eleven

"Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
solution to Hull problem "Make 11 out of four 7s"

the sevens puzzle \n "dot com - tricks and stunts with numbers"
making all numbers from four sevens \n karl fulves \n seven come eleven \n milton kort
1998
the fine print Karl Fulves

The Sevens Puzzle

"Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
making all numbers from four sevens

more sevens \n "dot com - tricks and stunts with numbers"
making numbers from four sevens \n mel bennett \n seven come eleven \n milton kort
1998
the fine print Mel Bennett

More Sevens

"Dot Com - Tricks and stunts with numbers"
making numbers from four sevens

still more 7's \n "dot com - tricks and stunts with numbers" \n robert k. stevenson \n seven come eleven \n milton kort
1998
the fine print Robert K. Stevenson

kort's center steal \n steal card from center of deck into left hand full palm after spectator signs card \n milton kort \n "improved diagonal palm shift" (jack hecht, berland's blue ribbon card tricks, 1942) \n abracadabra, vol. 27, no. 695, may 23 1959 \n palming one card. tankai's method \n tenkai ishida \n left hand side steal \n edward marlo \n tenkai ishida \n tenkai-esque \n john carney \n tenkai ishida
1999
kort Milton Kort

Kort's Center Steal

Steal card from center of deck into left hand full palm after spectator signs card

heir to the throne \n four kings change places with four aces, then three kings and three aces, then two, then one. combination of four different tricks. \n milton kort \n optical monte move \n unknown \n honeycutt's honeycutter \n al honeycutt \n aces to go \n francis haxton \n aces & jacks \n stewart judah
1999
kort Milton Kort

Heir to the Throne

four Kings change places with four Aces, then three Kings and three Aces, then two, then one. Combination of four different tricks.

quintimodo \n performer and spectator has five cards, do as i do effect but audience cannot get same result, diminishing number of cards, credit information on the plot \n milton kort \n "quasimodo" (stephen tucker, abracadabra no. 2589, sept 1995)
1999
kort Milton Kort

Quintimodo

Performer and spectator has five cards, Do as I Do effect but audience cannot get same result, diminishing number of cards, credit information on the plot

vernon's variant variant \n similar effect to vernon's variant, but with color changing back as a kicker ending (first published in swami, vol. i, issue 2, feb 1972) \n milton kort \n vernon's variant \n dai vernon
1999
kort Milton Kort

Vernon's Variant Variant

Similar effect to Vernon's Variant, but with color changing back as a kicker ending (first published in Swami, Vol. I, Issue 2, Feb 1972)

the off-color twenty-one-card trick \n twenty-one card trick with a color changing back ending, done as a magician gag/fooler \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

The Off-color Twenty-one-Card Trick

twenty-one card trick with a color changing back ending, done as a magician gag/fooler

second banana \n ambitious card effect with odd-colored card (card rises to second from top repeatedly), climax with deck changing to duplicates of selection, and selection becoming joker (first published in genii, vol. 32, no. 4, dec 1967) \n milton kort \n "milt kort's card trick" (milt kort, teral garrett's psycho-gizmo, no. 39, aug 1964) \n "ambitious-like" (milt kort, off-color card tricks, 1970)
1999
kort Milton Kort

Second Banana

Ambitious Card effect with odd-colored card (card rises to second from top repeatedly), climax with deck changing to duplicates of selection, and selection becoming Joker (first published in Genii, vol. 32, no. 4, Dec 1967)

kort's color-changing deck \n two red decks, one changes to blue, and then a chicago opener style routine is performed (blue card placed in red deck, spectator picks it out from face up spread) \n milton kort \n color change & follow up \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

Kort's Color-changing Deck

Two red decks, one changes to blue, and then a Chicago Opener style routine is performed (blue card placed in red deck, spectator picks it out from face up spread)

security express \n four aces vanish from between red jacks, appear between black jacks in middle of the pack (first published in new pentagram, vol. 2, no. 12, feb 1971) \n milton kort \n black sandwich, red sandwich \n l. vosburgh lyons
1999
kort Milton Kort

Security Express

Four Aces vanish from between red Jacks, appear between black Jacks in middle of the pack (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 2, no. 12, Feb 1971)

matcho \n spectator freely selects one of four blue cards, magician deals out four previously placed red cards below the blue ones, the chosen blue card matches the corresponding red (first published in new pentagram, vol. 1, no. 8, oct 1969) \n milton kort \n jack avis \n one chance in four \n karl fulves \n jack avis \n fourthright \n philip t. goldstein
1999
kort Milton Kort, Jack Avis

Matcho

Spectator freely selects one of four blue cards, magician deals out four previously placed red cards below the blue ones, the chosen blue card matches the corresponding red (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 1, no. 8, Oct 1969)

the courtright connection \n spectator selects two cards, revealed to be black jacks, which are then used to sandwich red jacks \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

The Courtright Connection

Spectator selects two cards, revealed to be black Jacks, which are then used to sandwich red Jacks

what would you do? \n milt's way of dealing with spectators who want to shuffle the deck in the middle of a poker deal \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

What Would You Do?

Milt's way of dealing with spectators who want to shuffle the deck in the middle of a poker deal

that darned ace \n spectator names any ace, performer shows that ace to have hindered him from getting a four of a kind poker hand (three kings and selected ace), suit matches missing king \n milton kort \n karl fulves
1999
kort Milton Kort, Karl Fulves

That Darned Ace

Spectator names any Ace, performer shows that Ace to have hindered him from getting a four of a kind Poker hand (three Kings and selected Ace), suit matches missing King

travelers without palms \n lazy version of travelers \n milton kort \n the travelers \n dai vernon \n the travelers (lazy man's style) \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

svengali of the phone lines \n card selected, random person called on phone names selection, then spectator names any number, card appears at number (first published in new pentagram, vol. 1, no. 1, 1969) \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

Svengali of the Phone Lines

Card selected, random person called on phone names selection, then spectator names any number, card appears at number (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 1, no. 1, 1969)

kort's copper and silver transposition (the director's cut) \n no gimmicks \n milton kort \n copper and silver transposition \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

Kort's Copper and Silver Transposition (The Director's Cut)

51 cent metamorphosis \n (originally published in f. william kuethe's journal of necromantic numismatics, vol. 7, no. 1, oct 1972) copper silver transpo with handkerchief roll/fold \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

51 cent Metamorphosis

(Originally published in F. William Kuethe's Journal of Necromantic Numismatics, vol. 7, no. 1, Oct 1972) Copper silver transpo with handkerchief roll/fold

korting rylander's silver and copper \n three silver coins transpose with three copper coins (first published in new pentagram, vol. 4, no. 4, 1972) \n milton kort \n (paul rylander, the sphinx, vol. 49, no. 11, 1950)
1999
kort Milton Kort

Korting Rylander's Silver and Copper

Three silver coins transpose with three copper coins (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 4, no. 4, 1972)

Inspired by

(Paul Rylander, The Sphinx, vol. 49, no. 11, 1950)

going, going, going, gniog, gone \n coin through hand four times, then vanishes (sequences include those by felicien trewey, jose frakson) \n milton kort \n a rare coin stunt \n bob hummer
1999
kort Milton Kort

Going, Going, Going, gnioG, Gone

Coin through hand four times, then vanishes (sequences include those by Felicien Trewey, Jose Frakson)

first out of the gate \n four coins produced under corners of handkerchief on table (first published in precursor, no. xxi, oct 1988) \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

First Out of the Gate

four coins produced under corners of handkerchief on table (first published in Precursor, no. XXI, Oct 1988)

cuckoo's coin \n coin vanishes repeatedly and appears in spectator's various pockets four times \n milton kort \n flyaway coin routine \n slydini \n kort coin \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

Cuckoo's Coin

Coin vanishes repeatedly and appears in spectator's various pockets four times

the nomad coins \n three different coins fly from hand to hand, pocket to hand, hand to under card \n milton kort \n chromo-spheres \n dr. jacob daley
1999
kort Milton Kort

The Nomad Coins

Three different coins fly from hand to hand, pocket to hand, hand to under card

in-the-well steal handling \n \n milton kort \n dave hertzberg \n magic & spells quarterly, vol. 1, no. 4, 1972 \n in the well \n milton kort \n dave hertzberg
1999
kort Milton Kort, Dave Hertzberg

nomads in the dunes \n three different coins under handkerchief, vanish and appear under card in stages (first published in new pentagram, vol. 10, no. 11, jan 1979) \n milton kort \n nomad coins: 2 \n milton kort \n chromo-spheres \n dr. jacob daley \n two from four equals...? \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

Nomads in the Dunes

Three different coins under handkerchief, vanish and appear under card in stages (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 10, no. 11, Jan 1979)

two from four equals...? \n four coins under handkerchief, one coin travels to pocket, other coins disappear \n milton kort \n nomads in the dunes \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

Two From Four Equals...?

Four coins under handkerchief, one coin travels to pocket, other coins disappear

the plum \n fooling monte hustler with one-way card swindle from john scarne \n milton kort \n "the master bust-out move" (frank garcia's don't bet on it, p. 69, 1978) \n scarne's triple climax \n john scarne
1999
kort Milton Kort

The Plum

Fooling monte hustler with one-way card swindle from John Scarne

Related to

"The Master Bust-out Move" (Frank Garcia's Don't Bet on It, p. 69, 1978)

the okorto box routine \n coins in coin box penetrate out through hand, then box penetrates hand \n milton kort \n the o-korto box routine \n milton kort \n walter wilson \n ron bauer
1999
kort Milton Kort

The Okorto Box Routine

Coins in coin box penetrate out through hand, then box penetrates hand

the invisible okito box \n four coins penetrate through hand one by one (presented as invisible okito box for magicians) first published in the new tops, vol. 34, no. 2, feb 1994 \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

The Invisible Okito Box

Four coins penetrate through hand one by one (presented as Invisible Okito Box for magicians) first published in The New Tops, vol. 34, no. 2, Feb 1994

no caboose \n transposition of pair of red and white dice, no extra dice required \n milton kort \n traveling by boxcar \n j. b. bobo
1999
kort Milton Kort

No Caboose

Transposition of pair of red and white dice, no extra dice required

wanna try? (or the razor's edge) \n vanish and appearance routine with sharp razor blades \n milton kort \n somerset kort
1999
kort Milton Kort, Somerset Kort

Wanna Try? (or The Razor's Edge)

Vanish and appearance routine with sharp razor blades

contrary currency \n bills transpose, penetrate and transform \n milton kort \n slow motion bill transposition \n u. f. grant \n "fourth dimension" silks \n edwin tabor \n contrary currency \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort

precognitive cups & balls \n predict color of ball chosen, prediction in one of three cups \n milton kort \n don nielsen \n nielsen's problem \n milton kort
1999
kort Milton Kort, Don Nielsen

Precognitive Cups & Balls

Predict color of ball chosen, prediction in one of three cups

sevens from elevens \n "dot com - tricks and stunts with numbers" \n howard lyons \n ibidem #29 \n seven come eleven \n milton kort
1999
the fine print Howard Lyons

one chance in four \n no. 60, four aces with numbers on back from different deck, packets dealt in front of each according to chosen number, at this position a match occurs \n karl fulves \n jack avis \n chance in four \n jack avis \n matcho \n milton kort \n jack avis
2001
new self-working card tricks Karl Fulves, Jack Avis

One Chance in Four

No. 60, four Aces with numbers on back from different deck, packets dealt in front of each according to chosen number, at this position a match occurs

fourthright \n four odd backed prediction cards, one is selected by spectator, then pack is cut in four piles and one top card matches the selected prediction card \n philip t. goldstein \n matcho \n milton kort \n jack avis \n fourthright \n max maven \n fourthright \n max maven
2002
mawny notes Philip T. Goldstein

Fourthright

four odd backed prediction cards, one is selected by spectator, then pack is cut in four piles and one top card matches the selected prediction card

fourthright \n four odd backed prediction cards, one is selected by spectator, then pack is cut in four piles and one top card matches the selected prediction card \n philip t. goldstein \n matcho \n milton kort \n jack avis
2003
... land notes Philip T. Goldstein

Fourthright

four odd backed prediction cards, one is selected by spectator, then pack is cut in four piles and one top card matches the selected prediction card

all-outs think-of-a-card \n one of nine, using a three-spot to locate card \n milton kort \n simple arithmetic \n dai vernon
2005
all-outs think-of-a-card Milton Kort

fourthright \n four odd backed prediction cards, one is selected by spectator, then pack is cut in four piles and one top card matches the selected prediction card \n max maven \n matcho \n milton kort \n jack avis \n fourthright \n philip t. goldstein
2012
return to saint vincent Max Maven

Fourthright

four odd backed prediction cards, one is selected by spectator, then pack is cut in four piles and one top card matches the selected prediction card