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Theodore DeLand Third Method deck shuffled by spectators and several remove a card, they're replaced and divined, index with hole throughout deck (x-ray deck)
1909 166
Theodore DeLand Two Card Monte Move
The Jinx (Issue 85)
Theodore DeLand Double Ender Princess Trick brief mention
The Jinx (Issue 126)
Theodore DeLand Floating Smoke cigarette floats in hat, loop passed over it
Oct. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 20)
Theodore DeLand Cremation selection is burnt and a glass half filled with confetti is shown, the confetti vanishes and the selection is inside the glass
Variations Oct. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 21)
Theodore DeLand Home Made Magic gaffed matchbox, slide turns 180°, matches fall out
Oct. 1944
The Phoenix (Issue 71)
Theodore DeLand DeLand's Paradox Geometrical Vanish of a playing card
Variations 1956 123
Martin Gardner The Vanishing Rabbit Geometrical vanish of a rabbit
Inspired by 1956 125
Mel Stover Stover's Variations Geometrical Vanish / transformation of objects, face becomes beer mug or red pencil becomes blue pencil
Inspired by 1956 125
Theodore DeLand DeLand's Floating Skeleton
1974 22
Theodore DeLand Das mysteriöse Streichholz grid with a hundred numbers, spectator places match on it and performer instantly knows total of the numbers, also with back turned
Also published here
  • New Pentagram, Oct. 1972
Nov. 1975
Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 1 & 2)
Karl Fulves Cremation note
Inspired by 1978 74
Theodore DeLand, Brother John Hamman Fan Gaffs cards with stepped fans
1989 180
Bob Farmer, Theodore DeLand Two-Card Monte
1994 27
Theodore DeLand Two-Card Monte brief
June 1994
Magic (Vol. 3 No. 10)
Frederick Braue, Theodore DeLand Nox-Em-All four Aces and Sevens on table, two Aces & Sevens put in one case and also in another card case, yet Sevens and Aces are all in one case each, two double facers
Inspired by
  • "Nox-Em-All" (De Land, 1908)
1996 15
Theodore DeLand The Phantom Card Trick No. 8, five cards shown fan, three remembered by spectators, two removed from under handkerchief and rest vanishes, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
Variations 1999 128
Theodore DeLand Improved Phantom Cards No. 9, same effects but backs can be shown, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
Inspired byVariations 1999 128
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note more details on the gaffs and handling
Inspired by 1999 129
Ellis Stanyon Phantom with Ordinary Cards No. 10, ungaffed version, pseudo duplicates and palming
Inspired by 1999 130
Theodore DeLand Nox-Em-All No. 13, two Aces and two Sevens placed in hat, they change into all four Sevens, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
1999 131
Theodore DeLand The Sphinx Card Trick No. 14, two cards in hat transpose with one in deck, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
Related to 1999 132
Theodore DeLand "Papel Blanco" No. 16, four cards change to blank cards, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
1999 135
Theodore DeLand Fade Away No. 19, back of card with image of fingers and hand, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
1999 137
Theodore DeLand Cremation and Confetti No. 23, card burned, confetti in glass changes to restored card, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
1999 139
Ellis Stanyon The Three-Card Trick No. 27, "The Illusive Ace", monte effect with a Three that is missing bottom pip and can be shown as Ace or Three
Variations 1999 143
Theodore DeLand "Pickitout" No. 28
Inspired by 1999 143
Theodore DeLand The "Knock-out" Card Trick No. 29, card from packet vanishes and joins cards in handkerchief
Variations 1999 144
Theodore DeLand The "Best Ever" Card Trick No. 30, same effect
Inspired by 1999 144
Theodore DeLand The "Spotter" or Educated Die No. 32, throw of die always finds the Ace in row of six cards
1999 146
Theodore DeLand The Surprise Card Trick No. 34, Queens in hat, King of Spades in hat as well, performer finds King without looking and puts it in deck, then Queens and King transpose and only the King is in hat and Queens in deck
Related toVariations 1999 147
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note details on handling and different values
Inspired by 1999 147
Theodore DeLand The Four Ace Trick No. 37, "The LeRoy Four Ace Trick", three double facers
1999 150
Theodore DeLand The Ten of Spades Changes to the Ten of Clubs No. 51, sliding celluloid piece on card
1999 185
Theodore DeLand DeLand's Two-Card Monte No. 56
Variations 1999 188
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note version with half card
Inspired by 1999 188
Theodore DeLand The Five of Diamonds Changes to the Five of Spades No. 58, "DeLand's Colour Changing Card"
  • Variation ("The Irish Card", pips change to green)
1999 190
Theodore DeLand Deland's "Eureka" Card Trick No. 59, four Kings and an Ace put in hat, Ace removed and Kings also change to Aces
Variations 1999 190
Theodore DeLand Two Card Monte Switch
Mar. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 3)
Theodore DeLand Educated Die / Spotter Die Ace through Six of Clubs in row, spectator finds the Six
2002 24
Theodore DeLand DeLand's Four Ace Trick three double facers
2002 71
Theodore DeLand DeLand's King Trick formula for position of King of same suit as bottom card of deck
Also published here
  • The Magician, Feb. 1916
2002 249
Karl Fulves Mental Case spectator removes mate of another person's selection from part of deck without knowing it
Inspired by
  • "Mental Deck" (Theodore DeLand)
2003 52
Karl Fulves Elusive Colors Ace to Four of Clubs in hat, spectator takes one out - Two of Clubs, the other three cards change in other deuces, credit information
Inspired by 2003 61
Karl Fulves Odd Card Out four Jokers and four spot cards, one spot card thought of, the others also change to Jokers
Inspired by 2003
Off The Books (Issue 7)
Theodore DeLand, Tyler Wilson Two Card Monte Move Handling
2010 89
Theodore DeLand Fadeaway Card used as eerie vanish in Open Travelers
2010 48
Richard Kaufman Genii Speaks Erika and Irene Larsen, Theodore DeLand, Magicana
Jan. 2010
Genii (Vol. 73 No. 1)
John Lovick (reviewer) DeLand: Mystery and Madness by Theodore DeLand (written by Richard Kaufman) Nov. 2018
Genii (Vol. 81 No. 11)
Richard Kaufman Theodore DeLand: Genius and Madman
Dec. 2018
Genii (Vol. 81 No. 12)
Theodore DeLand Eureka Card Trick four Kings and an Ace are placed in spectator's pocket, the Ace is removed and put back in deck, Kings then change to Aces in spectator's pocket
Dec. 2018
Genii (Vol. 81 No. 12)