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Edward Marlo The Hotel Mystery
Variations 1942 Let's See the Deck 17
Edward Marlo Double Vanish and Recovery two cards vanish from face of two halves when rubbed together, reappear in deck
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 8
Tom Sellers The Change-Over Aces two cards, each sandwiched, they transpose, glide
Related toVariations 1943 Magical Mixture 18
Bob Hummer The Lonely Card CATO routine, cards turned face up, performer takes packet behind back and reverses all cards except selection
VariationsAlso published here 1946 Face Up Face Down Mysteries 2
Paul LePaul Impromptu Torn And Restored Card
Variations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 161
Stewart James James's Miracle No. 72, two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
Related toVariations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 132
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Delight with extra cards, false switches and the delight switch
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 220) 878
Al Leech Ace Sandwich sandwiched card transposes with another card, happens in deck
Related toVariations 1953 Card Man Stuff 6
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 58
Dr. Jacob Daley Rouge et Noir five red cards and five black cards are shuffled, spectator separates the cards by color
Variations 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 287) 1146
Bruce Elliott The Elliott Control card from middle controlled to the bottom, buckle
VariationsAlso published here 1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 336) 154
Edward Marlo Magical Seven selection reversed in face-up portion travels down into lower face-down portion into seventh position, five phases/methods
Related toVariations 1958 The Magic Seven 2
Nate Leipzig, Bert Allerton Screened Leipzig Pass from the middle to second position, brief
Variations 1958 The Close-Up Magician 25
James Steranko Bottom Reverse bottom card
Related to 1960 Steranko on Cards 42
Larry Jennings Larreverse
Variations 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 59
Peter Kane Royal Flush Flash kings change into royal flush
Related toVariations 1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 2
Bob Haskell, Edward Marlo Reverse Double Undercut
Variations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 5
Larry Jennings Jennings' Visitor
Variations 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 53
Roy Walton The Overworked Card Triumph type of effect, one card travels from bottom to top and turns every reversed card over
Related toVariations 1969 The Devil's Playthings 33
James G. Thompson Jr. Joint Signature "based on a card problem entitled Two-Card Quadrille", card signed on back by spectator as prediction, turns out to be later selection which is signed on the face
Variations Oct. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 365
Karl Fulves Oracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted
Related toVariationsAlso published here Nov. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 1) 374
Peter Kane Signature Transposition two cards signed on back by two people, signatures transpose
Related toVariations 1972 Card Cavalcade 5
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known position
Related toVariations 1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 148
Ben Christopher Calculated Cut to place selection at desired position, see also p. 486
Related toVariations Jan. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 481
Roy Walton Ambitious 1-2-3-4 ambitious sequence with Ace through Four, one of them changes to selection, see p. 608 for comment by Walton, see p. 640 for get-into by Robin Robertson
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here Sep. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 11) 559
Edward G. Brown The Military Problem four packets, with kings on the bottom, first followed with three aces, second with three deuces, third with three threes and fourth with an ace, two and a three, organize themselves
Variations 1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 106
Robin Robertson Etcetera
July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 640
Gene Finnell D/U Counter packet cut off, down/under deal with rest, remaining card has value as number of cut-off cards
Variations 1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 57
Paul Curry A Swindle Of Sorts see also Bruce Bernstein's "Eat at Joe's"
Related toVariations 1974 Paul Curry Presents 7
Paul Curry The Red And The Black spectator arrange the deck, cards are in red/black pairs except the aces.
Related toVariations 1974 Paul Curry Presents 53
Robin Robertson, Kenn Eastin, Michael Lewis, Dan Mayer, Arthur Karas, Forrest Norman Etcetera
May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 738
Roy Walton A Straight Shuffle spectator can shuffle, you get a straight
Variations 1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 7&8) 392
Karl Fulves L.S. Gee
Related to 1978 51 Faces North 3
Robin Robertson Robin's Riffle two cards chosen from incomplete Riffle Shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position
Variations 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 22
Robin Robertson Picture Perfect picture cards with different symbols, special stack (a-z), prediction and divination
1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 228) 1139
Stephen Minch Force Feed biddle count, spectator says stop
Related toVariations 1982 Best of Friends 528
Philip T. Goldstein The Jorback Count concealing one face and two backs, back count meets Jordan
Related to 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 46
John F. Mendoza, Bernard Bilis Calculated Triumph small packet cut off, selection made and returned, deck shuffled face-up and face-down, all one way except sandwich in center with selection, sandwich cards total cut-off packet
Inspired byVariations 1983 The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 59
Richard Vollmer, Christian Scherer Mystery of the 7 Suspects sandwich cards surround seven cards, down-under-deal to arrive at card, its value is counted down in rest of deck to find selection, faro
Variations 1983 The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 127
Shigeo Futagawa Stunumbers No. 17, some small numbers added, total predicted, using number cards, for credit information see "Future Choice" reference
Related toVariations 1983 Self-Working Number Magic 27
Larry Jennings Prefiguration impromptu
Related toVariations 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 156
Stuart P. Cramer, Jonathan Hatfield, William Acosta Ayala, Robin Robertson Letters
1988 Interlocutor (Issue 49) 224
Brother John Hamman The Invisible Card card vanishes from packet and reappears in empty hand
Variations 1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 150
Alex Elmsley A Minor Triumph with ten cards
Related to 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 256
Alex Elmsley Infinity: Round Trip card vanishes from face of packet and reappears reversed in deck
Variations 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 269
Mitsunobu Matsuyama Fortune cards with "He Loves Me", "He Loves Me Not", petal principle
Related toVariations 1993 Rigmarole (Issue 4) 43
Chad Long Back & Forth written messages on cards ("LOOK IN YOUR POCKET", ...), scavenger hunt
Related toVariations 1994 The Lost Cheesy Notebooks — Volume One 3
Lin Searles Block Mexican Turnover
Related to 1997 Effortless Card Magic 29
Simon Aronson Head Over Heels Head Over Heels move, control card to second from the top, and reversed, see following pages for applications
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 2001 Try the Impossible 95
Michael DeMarco Mate Separate spectator cuts off packet, performer shuffles the same number of cards between two mates
Variations 2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 132
Stewart James 51 Faces North
  • The History
  • The Discovery
  • The Secret
  • Conclusion
Related toVariations 2002 Penumbra (Issue 1) 2
Jim Steinmeyer Automatic Poker ten cards are "mixed" by spectator, then red-black separated or poker deal, Pseudo-CATO
Related to 2002 Impuzzibilities 23
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Matsuyama's Mates color, suit and picture/spot are used for down under deal, finding selection and mate
Inspired by 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 88
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Lie Decktector four of a kind as climax, using the Matsuyama Force
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 89
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Random Illusion card is created which is predicted
Inspired by 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 90
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Matsuyama to the Max card is divined by down under dealing, Matsuyama force
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 91
Dr. Jacob Daley, Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Daley's Delight Switch corrected handling
Also published here 2003 Off The Books (Issue 8) 135
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Preface
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 v
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Biddle Force BF
cards counted one by one from end grip into right hand and each card turned over until stopped, next card face-down and then face-up again, forced or switched
Related toVariationsAlso published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 1
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Multiple Card BF
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 2
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson BF Twins two cards stopped at by spectator, they match
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 2
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson BF Double Location two spectators stop at previously selected cards in two halves
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson BF Double Twins two cards stopped at, they are next to their mates
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson 26 Faces North known black card put in red half, spectator stops somewhere in red half (Biddle Force), at the odd-backed card
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Knavery reds and blacks separated, spectator stops at two cards in one half, they are odd-colored mates, other two matching values are in the other half
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 4
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson 25 Faces North + 1 South a red and a black card chosen, reds and black separated, two cards stopped at in both halves, they're the selection but in odd-colored half
  • Simplified Version
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 6
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Concealed Allerton Control CAC
card controlled to near top while apparently turned over in middle of deck
Inspired byAlso published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 8
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson CAC Visitor
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 10
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Only Joking black Jacks sandwich selection, then change into Jokers
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 12
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Anti-Matter two cards chosen from two halves come together, open push-through, reds and blacks separate
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 13
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Anti-Matter Revisited two cards transpose in push-through failure, colors separate
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 14
Robin Robertson Final Control buckled under top half
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 15
Robin Robertson, Stewart James Cut Force CF
face-up deck cut and cut-off packet placed face-down on table, rest on top, inverted Henry Christ Force, credit information
  • The Force
  • Delayed Action
Also published here
  • "Handle with Care" (Robin Robertson, 1964)
  • letter from 1957 published in "The James File, Vol. 1" (2000, see trick "Jogestja")
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 17
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Diminishing Matches two cards cut to, they're mates
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 18
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Beastly Assembly Kings assemble, three Sixes found where other three Kings should be
Inspired by
  • Jackie McClements routine from "The Crimp"
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 20
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Faith Counter wrong card cut to, its value counted down to find selection which is reversed
Inspired by
  • "The Fair Count" (Paul Rosini's Magical Gems)
Related to
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 21
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson 51 Faces North
Inspired by
  • "A Face in the Dark" (George McBride, Abacus, Dec. 2000)
Related to
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 23
Dr. Jacob Daley, Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Daley's Delight Switch corrected handling
Related toAlso published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 25
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Hotel Daley three Kings and two Queens transpose, credit information on the plot
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 26
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Shifty King two spectators sign the backs of two cards, the signatures transpose, without deck
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 28
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson, Marty Kane Repelling and Attracting transposition sequence with Queens and two Aces
  • Phase 1a: The Kosky Switch
  • Phase 1b: Pure Gall
  • Phase 1c: Daley's Delight
  • Phase 2: Marty Kane's Version
  • Phase 3: Queens Gather Aces
Inspired by
  • "Ms. Matches" (Marty Kane)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 29
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Rouge et Noir with two spectators
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 33
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Daley's Do-As-I-Do four phases
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 34
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Bad Guys Wear Black two Kings transpose with an Eight and Seven
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 39
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Just a Little Off the Top, Please elevator with progressively fewer cards, final card changes into selection
Related toVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 40
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Repligator Universal Card plot, odd-backed blank card changes into three selections one by one, then into signed selection
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 43
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Black Jacks and "Black Jack" red and black Jacks, starts like a transposition but spectator ends up with blackjack (Jack and Ace)
  • Alternative Handling with six cards, instead of five
Related toVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 45
Marty Kane Divide and Conjure! after several full-deck reverse faros, only three cards remain, one settled upon, it is the selection
  • Full Deck Handling
  • Further Notions on Divide and Conjure! (2)
  • External Thoughts (Robin Robertson, Jerry K. Hartman, Peter Duffie)
  • The Trouble with Seven
  • Partial Deck Handlings
  • Full Deck Prearranged Handling (named card)
Inspired by
  • "The Devil and His Disciple" (Robert Neale, Life Death, and Other Card Tricks)
Related toVariations
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 49
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Deal Turn-Over
  • Straddle Grip DDT
  • End-Over-End DDT
Related toAlso published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 56
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson S.O.P. "Slightly Open Prediction", with variation
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 59
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Blackjack Transpo top and bottom card of four-card packet transpose, one of center two changes to form another blackjack
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 60
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Coincidence - With a Twist card chosen from red-backed deck, same card is reversed in blue-backed deck, they transpose
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 62
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Fake and Unusual Cards chapter intro
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 64
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Frazzle! red and black Kings transpose, two of the cards change completely
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 64
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson R.I.P. packet trick with ghosts and skeletons on the cards
Inspired by
  • "Tabula Rasa" (Phil Goldstein, Linking Ring, April 1992)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 67
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Magic Cards all backs, letter cards that spell MAGIC produced, deck changes into an ABC deck
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 69
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson I'm Thinking of a Card spectator finds the cards that performer is thinking of, a King, all other cards are blank
  • Impromptu Version
Related to
  • "GB Kings" (Abra #2869)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 70
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Future Choice five envelope with numbers on either side, added in some way by spectator, total predicted, repeat, see Vol. 2 reference for credit information
Inspired by
  • "One to Eight" (George Sands, Bill Simon's Mathematical Magic, 1964)
Related to
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 73
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Whitewash ESP deck, card chosen by adding some numbers on number cards, predicted, all others blank
Inspired by
  • "One to Eight" (George Sands, Bill Simon's Mathematical Magic, 1964)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 75
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Little Arrows seven cards, all chosen except one, all lose except last one, George Sands's Prime Number Principle
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 77
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Trick That Never Was some transformations of both sides
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 79
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Elmsley Count Variant concealing two backs as well as one face
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 79
Brother John Hamman, Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Gemini Count
  • Fair Turn-Over of Bottom Card
  • Double Turn-Over of Bottom Card
  • Double Turn-Over of Top Two Cards
  • Double Turn-Over of Two Middle Cards
  • Full Gemini Count
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 83
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Blabbermouths two cards chosen, two red Queens whisper their identities, they are also red Queens, then all shown as black Queens
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 85
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Kings High red Kings rise through black Kings, then black Kings through deck
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 86
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Gilbreath Principle explanation and information
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 89
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Hustler cards mixed face-up/face-down, pairs brought forward from behind back, wager whether orientation of the pairs match, Aces finale, faro
Inspired by
  • face-up/face-down idea in Nick Trost's "Card Problems" (1964)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 90
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Dire Straights Ace through Ten received after a riffle shuffle by spectator
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 92
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Paranormalist spectator riffle shuffles once and turns up pairs without the performer seeing them, when a color-matching pair is found the performer names the higher value
Inspired byRelated to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 95
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Power of Love
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 97
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Hours of Magic
Inspired by
  • "Repeat Six Card Test" (ESP Session, Nick Trost, 1971)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 98
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson GB Center Countdown card found face-up when counting down value of another card
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 101
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Highly Visible Kings chosen card pops out of deck, other three mates are suddenly reversed
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 102
Robin Robertson Highly Visible similar to Hartman's Popover
Related to
  • Neal Elias item in Ibidem No. 26, 1962
Also published here
  • "Handle With Care" (1964)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 103
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Sequencer spectator produces Ace through Four of Spades, used to count down to selection
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 104
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Signature Peace card signed on back by spectator as prediction, turns out to be later selection which is signed on the face
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 105
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Hummer Principle (CATO) explanation and credit information
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 108
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Thought Process selection ends up reversed in packet
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 109
Roy Walton CATO By Numbers simplified
Inspired byVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 110
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson CATO Gets Married Kings and Queens, in the end a matching pair ends up reversed
Inspired byVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 111
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Cato Gets Married - Again
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 112
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Hummer Plays Poker packet mixed via CATO, Royal Flush shows up at the end
Related toVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 113
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Remote Control Poker Royal Flush shows up at the end
Inspired byRelated toVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 114
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Spread Half-Pass revolving opposite to Roy Walton's method
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 118
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Preface
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 vi
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Final Control Set-Up getting into interlock configuration
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Christ/Annemann Alignment Set-Up getting into interlock configuration
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 4
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Christ/Annemann Alignment Force & Set-Up
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 4
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Topmost using Jog Switch to get in interlock configuration, with short ambitious phase
  • Variant Techniques
  • Hidden Card Jog Switch
  • Face-Down Jog Switch
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 5
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Blackjack Aces black Jacks change to Aces, other two Aces also show up
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 7
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Between 2 Worlds two cards chosen from two decks transpose
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 8
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Jog Switch JS
card downjogged during in-the-hands spread and packet with downjogged card as bottom card tabled, card secretly added underneath
  • Variations
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 10
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Producers pairs of cards pushed through deck and a composite (suit-value) card emerges
Inspired by
  • "Autoplunger 5" (Gavin Ross, Auto-Plunger, 1994)
Variations
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 12
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson JS Ace Production
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 13
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Rags to Riches
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 14
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Compression Agents two cards compressed into one composite (suit of one, value of other) card in sandwich, repeat
Inspired by
  • "Pair Dance" (Roy Walton, Connoisseur Conjuring website, 27th July 2000)
  • "Co-Sign" (Duffie/Robertson, Abracadabra)
Variations
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 18
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Compression Agents Revisited four Twos compressed into two Fours, then one Eight, then into nothing, in sandwich
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 20
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Bold Empty Kosky Switch
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 22
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Fan Dancing Queens half the deck fanned over other half, Queens appear face-up on top with three selections between them
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 23
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Infallible Foolable Kings after an apparent mistake, the two black Kings find two selections
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 25
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Self-Correcting Sandwich wrong card between two black Jacks becomes right card after a push-through the deck (Auto-Plunger)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 27
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Self-Correcting Jackpot Sandwich wrong card between two black Jacks, then two red Jacks between them which then find the selection
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 28
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Self-Correcting Jackpot Sandwich-2
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 28
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Self-Correcting Jackpot Sandwich-3
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 29
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Tiered Display for Self-Correcting Sandwich
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 30
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Non-Self-Correcting Sandwich Kosky Switch variation with cutting of deck
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 31
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Leipzig Self-Correcting Sandwich
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 32
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Miscellaneous Tricks without Set-Ups chapter intro
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 34
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Bottom-Biddle "Following Orders" Ace through Five of Hearts and Spades
Inspired by
  • "Following Orders" (Karl Fulves, Discoverie #1)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 34
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Change-Over Queens sandwiched cards transpose
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 35
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Clockwise
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 37
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Con-Found
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 38
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Piston top card shown and slid under top card
  • Ambitious Card Variation
Inspired by
  • "The Windmill Move" (Lennart Green)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 40
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Shiftless Royalty ten cards taken from deck and every second card turned over, suddenly only selection is reversed
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 42
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Simple Shift Variation here with small packet
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 43
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Impaired Royalty another method, small packet triumph
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 44
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Impaired Count face-up/face-down group is shown and separated secretly, Biddle with right hand turning over multiple times
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 45
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Ringmaster Ace to Three are move around, then they change around to original order again
Inspired by
  • "Triple Change" (Robin Robertson's website)
Related to
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 45
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Return to Sender different method for Ringmaster
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 48
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Traveling Queen four red red-backed spot cards, four black blue-backed cards and Queen of Spades, transposition
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 50
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Vollmer Variant seven cards end up in sandwich, those lead to selection eventually
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 52
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Ambitious and Overworked
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 55
Robin Robertson Lift Shuffle Control
Also published here
  • "Shuffle Control" (Robin Robertson, Handle with Care, 1964)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 55
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Miscellaneous Trick - Set-Ups chapter intro
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 60
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Flexible Choice number chosen with four back-to-back pairs, using George Sands's "One to Eight" principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 60
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Harvey's Harvest four cards removed, none is the selection, they change into four-of-a-kind of selection
Inspired by
  • "Hofzinser for a Change" (Steve Hamilton, Shades of Close-up, lecture notes)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 61
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Domino Effect domino chain made with cards, end and beginning predicted
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 64
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Gilbreath Plays Dominoes after a riffle shuffle domino chain made with cards, end and beginning predicted
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 66
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson A Slight Slant on Slaight two dice, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
Inspired by
  • "Nice Dice" (Allan Slaight, Precursor #72, 1999)
Related toVariations
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 66
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Another Slant on Slaight two dice, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 68
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Accidental Diary sixteen-card Unicycle Stack, using George Sands's "One to Eight" principle
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 70
George Sands Prime Number Principle p cards, any number smaller than p counted to and card turned over, repeated from there until one card remains not turned over, it's forced
  • Why it Works
Related to
  • Card Concepts (Arthur MacTier)
Variations
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 73
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Co-Prime Number Principle extension of prime number principle
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 73
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Last Card Standing thirteen-card packet, packet cut off, that number used to count through other packet a few times and turn over all cards except one which is selection, co-prime number principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 74
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Last Card Standing Predictor thirteen cards, packet cut off, a number shows up that matches the number of cut-off cards, co-prime number principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 74
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Gold Star small packet, cards eliminated, last one has gold star stuck to it, co-prime number principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 75
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson X Marks the Spot small packet, cards eliminated, last one has an X drawn on it, co-prime number principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 75
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Back to Sands packet cut off, all cards except one eliminated, last one is selection, (co-)prime number principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 75
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Phake Dyce Trique two sets of Ace through Six given to two spectators, both end up with three cards, combined one of each value is present, prime number principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 77
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Principle of Nine adding digits and subtracting from original number always is a multiple of nine
  • The basic estimation principle
  • The Count-Back Force
  • The Less-counting principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 79
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Fate, Chance and Science using count-back force and anti-faro elimination process
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 80
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Witch Watch card located by spelling a Queen, count-back force as placement
Inspired by
  • "The Magic Queen of Diamonds" (Roy Walton, MAGIC, April 1992)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 82
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Teenwork prediction and location, principle of nine
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 83
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson For Christ's Sake! double location with Riffle Shuffle Control and Christ's Sum and Difference principle
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 86
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Murder Mystery! clock layout, murder presentation
Inspired by
  • "Time and Again" (Robin Robertson, Card Modes, 1983)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 88
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Mode 2 Order 2 using spelling and Riffle Shuffle Control with the Diamond suit
Inspired by
  • "Mode to Order" (Duffie/Robertson, Linking Ring, July, 2000)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 90
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Pokerevelation card chosen, spectator deals five four-card hands, selection found and hands shown to be quartets from Tens to Aces
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 92
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Synchronicity two cards chosen from incomplete Riffle Shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position
Inspired byVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 93
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson RSC Multiple Shift Riffle Shuffle Control as multiple shift replacement
  • Variations
Inspired byVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 95
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson RSC-MS Casual Cull
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 97
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson RSC-MS Reversal
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 98
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Reversal using RSC-MS Reversal
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 99
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Four Wrongs Make a Right four wrong cards come together to sandwich selection
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 100
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Odd Men Out two cards chosen, they turn to be odd-backed cards in color-separated deck
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 101
Robin Robertson Robverse as reversed card is rightened in in-the-hands spread
  • Multiple RV
  • Straddle RV
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Card Modes, 1983
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 103
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson A Card Between Aces four Aces turn over, they're turned back, selection turns over and is between Aces
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 105
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Contrary Toss-In invisible card tossed into deck by spectator, a card appears sticking out between two selections
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 106
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Data Collectors one selection lost, Aces collect three cards, one with value, suit and selection itself
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 107
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Oreo Collectors two selection appear between Aces on top of deck
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 109
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Street-Wise Collectors weird effect combination
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 110
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Focalized Aces red and black Aces in packet transpose and turn over, three phases
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 111
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Psychicardtric two spectators stop at wrong cards, their selections then appear face up
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 115
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson RV Visitor
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 116
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Intruder indifferent card placed between Ace through Ten of a suit, after some counting it is found in the packet
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 117
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Turning Tricks two halves placed face-to-face after remembering the facing cards, they vanish, one reversed in deck and other one spelled to
Inspired byRelated to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 119
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Twisting the Connected Kings
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 121
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Spread Double Lift in-the-hands spread, some credit information
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 123
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Jumping Jack Flash chosen card jumps to another pile at chosen position
Variations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 124
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Jumping Jack Flash Returns
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 125
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Pathfinders three cards chosen and lost (similar to Free Cut Principle procedure without using it), they come back to the top of three piles, then they all come to top of deck
  • Phase 1: Identifying the Pathfinders
  • Phase 2: The Pathfinders Form a Team
  • Final Phase: Send Out the Search Party
Related to
  • "Spectator Cuts to the Aces" (Frank Garcia lecture notes)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 126
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Spread Half-Pass revolving opposite to Roy Walton's method
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 131
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Back-Flip Half-Pass opposite direction than usual
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 132
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Dribble Half-Pass
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 133
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Double Reversal one at a time two selections reverse
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 134
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Well, Look at That! invisible card becomes visible and is first spectator's selection, it is completed to a Royal Flush
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 134
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Stripout Reverse Switch
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 137
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Flip-Over Flush four Aces show up reversed one by one and locate four Royal Flush cards
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 138
Edward Marlo, Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Reverse Double Undercut as Production
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 138
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Flip-Over Couples Kings show up reversed one by one during cutting, and locate Queens
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 139
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Near Miss four cards touched in a spread, they are three Kings and a Five which is used to count to last King
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 140
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson From Rags to Royalty five indifferent cards change into a Royal Flush, no set-up
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 141
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Guys in Disguise four indifferent cards change into four Kings
  • Alternative No-Pass Handling for Ending
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 142
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Ahoy Matey! three mate pairs found by spectator
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 144
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson I'm So Confused three-way transposition between red Aces, black Aces and two selections
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 147
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Mathemagicians small number of cards cut off, same value is supposed to be produced but it is one off and changes into right number, prediction says "off by one"
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 149
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Collective Unconscious using three-card catch
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 150
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Express Aces Ace production one by one, using three-card catch
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 152
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Concealed Allerton Control card controlled to near top while apparently turned over in middle of deck
Also published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 154
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson End-Over-End DDT
Also published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 155
Robin Robertson Final Control buckled under top half, see Vol. 1 for credit information
Also published here 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 156
Max Maven Notes & Corrections
Related to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 158
Max Maven Just a Little Off the Top, Please - Bonus Effect with location of second selection
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 158
Reinhard Müller Blackjack & Black Jacks correction of last phase
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 159
Aldo Colombini Little Arrows with No Arrows five envelopes, all chosen except one, all lose except last one, George Sands's Prime Number Principle
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 160
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Index thorough index for both volumes
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 161
John Bannon Perfect Strangers CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, prediction combo with rainbow packet
Variations 2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 155
Robin Robertson Remarcoble
  • Phase I: A Puzzling Match
  • Phase II: Matched Again
  • Phase III: Gemini Twins
  • Phase IV: Pairs, Pairs Wherever You Like
Inspired by 2004 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 352
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Killer Koncepts
2004 Killer Koncepts 1
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Killer Cards Across three cards one by one, using Killer Count
  • Variation (three mentally selected cards)
2004 Killer Koncepts 2
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson The 9 Card Trick using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 4
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson 5 Card Repeat using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 6
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Royal Killer Kount position of selection in deck announced, Royal Flush found as well, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 7
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Killer Speller various spelling ideas using the Killer Count
  • Variation 1
  • Variation 2
  • Variation 3
  • Variation 4
  • Variation 5
2004 Killer Koncepts 7
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Double Killer Speller two selections, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 10
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Spell or Count - Your Choice three cards as prediction used to find selection by either spelling or counting their values, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 11
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Multifaceted Prediction suit & value cards as prediction, other card also found by cutting off certain amount of cards, using Killer Count
  • Variation
2004 Killer Koncepts 12
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Pseudo Bilis some card cut off by spectator, next cards give its total, selection found as well, using Killer Count
Inspired by 2004 Killer Koncepts 14
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Just As Well three cards predicted on business card, last business card without prediction but last card also blank, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 15
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Versatile Diary randomly filled diary, day chosen via packet counting and not birthday, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 17
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson The Intruder two wrong cards change into two selections under spectators's hands, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 18
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Marked & Memorized order apparently memorized, card at named number named, it has large X on its back, using Killer Count
  • Variation
2004 Killer Koncepts 19
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Memorized Again deck apparently memorized, cut into three piles, three numbers named and cards an those positions named, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 20
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Any Deck's a Calculator values add up to number of cut-off cards, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 22
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson The Jumping Card card jumps around to named positions, packets, pocket, using Killer Count
  • Variation (forcing deck)
2004 Killer Koncepts 23
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Famous Find the Kings Trick performer cuts to Kings, they change to Aces, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 25
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Social Climber progressive Ambitious Card, card travels up in stages but not visual, with counting, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 26
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Quickie Match two decks, two numbers named, cards at that number match, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 27
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Selective Amnesia card's position announced before it is selected, with second selection and to-pocket phase, using Killer Count
Variations 2004 Killer Koncepts 28
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Look in Your Pocket! routine with messages on cards, using Killer Count
Inspired byRelated to 2004 Killer Koncepts 29
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson KK + LJ four-of-a-kind found from shuffled deck, using Killer Count
  • Variation 1
  • Variation 2
Inspired by 2004 Killer Koncepts 30
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson I Don't Know How You Missed Them! two empty predictions, both selections are blank as well, rest of deck is one-way deck (don't know why), using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 32
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Dunbury With Ease using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 33
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Dunbury Without a Clue using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 34
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson If You've Got the Knack spelling a card, Ace revelation kicker, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 35
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Boy, Am I Surprised! two card revelation, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 36
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Las Vegas Layover two spectators cut off packets, performer knows how many, and the only red (or black) card is cut to in black (or red) packet, using Killer Count
  • Variation
2004 Killer Koncepts 37
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Crazy Prediction weird packet trick prediction with odd-backed card and all-alike packet, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 39
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Match and Rematch three cards as predictions, their values give the amount of cards in three cut-off packets and they also match the cards cut to, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 40
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Lucky Sorts two selections found with counting and reversed, then Triumph version, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 41
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Chapter 1 - Biddle Force (BF) intro
Related to 2004 Diamonds from Coal 1
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson An Unnatural Order
Related to
  • "Exception Selection" (J.K. Hartman, Linking Ring Parade 1974)
2004 Diamonds from Coal 1
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Biddle Force
Also published here 2004 Diamonds from Coal 2
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson A Swindle of Suits two suits taken out of deck, on e card exchanges, one card in each suit-group chosen, it is the odd one
Inspired by 2004 Diamonds from Coal 3
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Observation Test two cards chosen in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, one from red half one from black, one vanishes and the other travels into odd-colored half, Riffle Shuffle Control
Variations 2004 Diamonds from Coal 5
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Name a Number, Any Number two cards chosen in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, one from red half one from black, appear at chosen numbers in transposed packets
Inspired by 2004