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Edward Marlo The Perfect Stop Trick spectator stops at any card, its values is used to count down again and again until selection appearsRelated toVariations Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 73
John Scarne, Joseph Prieto The Stapled Card No. 62, Card transposition with card stapled to a JokerVariations Scarne on Card Tricks 110
Edward Marlo The Open Travelers Variations The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 375) 329
R. Sid Spocane II The Royal Lovers four of a kind appear one by one between sandwich cardsRelated toVariations Deck-Sterity 86
Larry Jennings Jennings' Open Travellers Variations Expert Card Mysteries 41
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named TantalizerRelated to Magic Mafia Effects 36
David Solomon Second Power Poker & Lead-In aces travel to top, odd-backed aces stacked in deck, transform into Royal Flush (that now has odd backs) and others get good hands (Power Poker originally Talisman 1/11)Inspired by Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 3) 18
David Solomon, Steve Draun S-D Location two phase locationVariations Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 8) 65
Henry Christ Card Clairvoyant improvementInspired by Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 10) 78
David Solomon Doubly Open gaffedVariations Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 10) 80
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Ten Hand Stacks - The Second Manuscript - Three Shuffles
- Three Shuffles
- to Tenth Hand, by David Solomon (with suggestions by Marlo)
- Three Riffle Shuffles
- Two Riffle Shuffles
- Two Riffle Shuffles, Into First Hand
- Ten Hands in One Riffle
- Aces into Tenth Hand
- Two Shuffles to Stack Four Aces and Four Kings
The Ten Hand Poker Stack 21
David Solomon, Jon Racherbaumer Solomon's Turn to Touch the Aces Lecture Notes 1 16
David Solomon Quick Deep Dunbury Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 191
David Solomon Synchronized Clock Set up Version Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 176
David Solomon Buffaloed KM Transpo Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 49
David Solomon "Conditioned Oil and Water" 4&4 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 158
Edward Marlo, David Solomon "Oil and Water" 4&4, three phasesInspired by
  • "Wild Root" (Ibidem)
Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 166
Edward Marlo, David Solomon "Technicolor" Succession Aces odd backed Progressive (!) Ace AssemblyVariations Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 121
David Solomon Simple Right Handed Triumph Faced DeckVariations Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 193
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Double Barrel right handed Triumph two Selections Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 194
David Solomon No Doubt About it signed card variationInspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 269
Frederick Braue Count-Down Triumph wrong card used to count to selectionRelated toVariationsAlso published here Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3, No. 11) 143
David Solomon Surprise Transposition one Quartet changes at the end Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 61
Gene Castillon Another Hamman Twist last card transforms in spectator's hands, then back when put reversed in deckInspired byVariations Good Turns 5
Edward Marlo, David Solomon, Jim Molinari The Chicago Combination Inspired by Good Turns 8
Jean Faré Criss Cross Triumph Selection is lost, Triumph shuffle, reveal to have three Aces face up with selection face down amongst them, then selection's value used to find final AceVariations Card Tricks, French Style 32
David Solomon Womens' Cannibal Liberation only two cannibal cards Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 3
David Solomon Triumphant Aces selection is lost, Triumph shuffle, reveal to have three Aces face up with selection face down amongst them, then selection's value used to find final Ace
- Racherbaumer Addition
Inspired by Arch Triumphs 10
Simon Aronson, David Solomon, Edward Marlo Stop Perfecting Triumph! first selection used to count down to second after Triumph
- Dave Solomon Handling
Inspired byVariations Arch Triumphs 27
David Solomon Toss-in Triumph no card reversed after Triumph, indicator is tossed next to selection Arch Triumphs 33
David Solomon 8 Card Oil and Water 4&4 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 125
David Solomon 10 Card Oil Water Telecolor 4&4 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 143
Edward Marlo, David Solomon The Pinned Cards whole deck is punched, same effect as The Stapled Cards, one of two cards pinned together transposes with selection
- 1st Method (Marlo)
- 2nd Method (Solomon)
- 3rd Method: Gaffed Pip Method (S.)
- Double-Bubble Method: Taylor Peek Deck Card (S.)
- Clipper Method (S.)
- 2nd Clipper Method (M.)
- The Double Double Bubble (2 Selections) (S.)
- Marlo's D.D. Bubble Method
- Direct Pinned Cards (M.)
Inspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 190
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Dunbury Delusions four methods Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 317
David Solomon Solomon's Four Card Prediction variation of "Spectator Cuts And Counts To The Aces" Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 331
David Solomon, Ernando Veneri Veneri Turn Variant bluff method for "card at any number" Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 318
David Solomon The One At A Time Reverse Assembly using gaff with two Aces on one card (named Castillion gaff)Related to Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 16
David Solomon Solomon's Approach outjogged card is pushed flush and instantly shown reversed Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 49
Edward Marlo, David Solomon The Solmar Reversed Assembly with variations and presentational ideasRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 344
David Solomon A Change in Handling Inspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 349
David Solomon Solomon's Original Method Ace through Seven, selection from packet travels to case Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 18
David Solomon The Other Solomon Original Ace through Seven, selection from packet travels to case Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 32
David Solomon One Thru Four Elevator eight card packet version Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 9
Gene Castillon Castillon's Olram Aces false index cards and 3/4 double facerVariations Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 58
Robert Walker, David Solomon Dunbury Sandwich wrong card captured, sandwich cards transform and find selectionVariations Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 63
Jon Racherbaumer, David Solomon Spectator Cuts Off more than he can Choose spectator cuts deck in four packets, after some counting and packet handling aces, queens and kings are turned over The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 3
David Solomon A Blended Succession The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 33
David Solomon Swindle Speller ace of spades is spelled to and locates thought-of card (thought of at mental number) The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 69
Stephen Tucker Ajar-Ajar ungaffed deck, different colored backInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 3) 35
Ken Simmons, David Solomon Variation of a Triumph Inspired by Cards - With a Different Touch 33
Robert Walker, David Solomon Cosmic Card double faced divided card Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 12) 87
David Solomon Double-Cross Departure Card Finesse 190
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Sessions by David Solomon (written by Simon Aronson) The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 4) 31
Simon Aronson, David Solomon Foreword Sessions v
David Solomon Jazz A-2-3-4 Sessions 1
Simon Aronson, David Solomon Doublestop two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pileInspired by
  • "Break Even" (Howard Lyons, Ibidem #4)
Sessions 5
Simon Aronson From All Indications... four piles, top card of one pile chosen, top cards of other piles used to count down to mates of the chosen cardVariations Sessions 9
David Solomon A Simple Indication four piles cut by spectator, top card of one pile chosen, top cards of other piles used to count down to mates of the chosen cardInspired by Sessions 13
David Solomon Packet Turnover as fingers of same hand adjust packet on table Sessions 14
David Solomon Spectator Loses the Aces spectator cuts aces in deck, then they gather on topInspired byRelated to Sessions 16
David Solomon Tunnel Vision two cards pushed through at once, they transform into selections Sessions 19
David Solomon One Shuffle Ten Hand Poker Stack Sessions 42
David Solomon Dis-Assembling Aces Sessions 70
David Solomon Modified Elmsley Count cards face-down and right hand turns to show faces Sessions 71
David Solomon Two Faced Dis-Assembly two double facers Sessions 76
David Solomon Pre-set Reset travelers kicker Sessions 82
David Solomon Mr. Clean Ace to 5 and joker, joker travels down card by card in this packet, then order reverses Sessions 103
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Interlaced Vanish and Collection Sessions 108
David Solomon Pineapple Poker Surprise A-2-3-4 twisting with Royal Flush transformation, three double facers, credit information at the end Sessions 120
David Solomon Refined Oil and Water 4&4 Sessions 125
David Solomon A Personal Note from Dave... about his life in magic, with Marlo anecdotes Sessions 132
Michael Skinner Power Poker two phases, set-upInspired byRelated to Intimate Magic 22
Ian Land Imperfect Triumph? another card ends up reversed and its value is used to count to selection, without stackInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 17) 316
Dave Walker Progressive Blues odd backed Progressive Ace AssemblyInspired by Fork Full of Appetizers 38
Jerry Sadowitz The More Things Change Variations Alternative Card Magic 24
David Solomon, Gene Castillon The Casolomon Olram Aces three gaffs (fake index and 3/4 double facer)Inspired by The Card Puzzle 1
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Sessions by Simon Aronson (written by David Solomon) Epoptica (Issue 4) 214
Unknown The Spellbinder two cards located in small packet after anti-faros and down-under dealRelated to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 24
Randy Wakeman Randymar Aces Inspired byVariations Formula One Close-Up 12
Robert Walker, David Solomon Sandwich Transformation Move Related to Out Of His Mind! 80
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Solomon's Mind Notes by David Solomon Epoptica (Issue 7) 401
Larry Jennings Always Cut The Cards cards are cut into deck with spectatorRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 1
Ken Simmons A Different Approach handling for referenceInspired by Riffling the Pasteboards 14
Simon Aronson Simon-Eyes two cards thought of with counting procedure, both cards divined with "No No's Fishing"
- Reality
- The Problem
- No No's Fishing
- The Simon-Eyes Arrangement
- The Selection Procedure
- Fishing in the Simon-Eyes Pack
- Fishing for the Values
- Fishing for the Suits
- The Faro Restacking Simon-Eyes Pack
Related toVariations The Aronson Approach 123
David Solomon One, Two, Three, Four Exchange Four signed Jacks on the table change places one by one with the Ace, Two, Three and Four of Clubs previously placed in four different pockets. Then, the Ace, Two, Three and Four travel back to the pockets again.Inspired by David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 7
David Solomon Sandwich Trilogy Routine of three sandwiches David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 12
David Solomon Economy Flight slow motion assembly using seven cardsVariations Spectacle 59
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Million Dollar Oil And Water Two phase Oil and Water with four reds and four blacks David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 14
David Solomon Bonus Spectator cuts to four Tens David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 16
Stephen Minch On David Solomon short biography Spectacle 59
David Solomon Introduction The Aronson Approach vii
David Solomon Four The Hard Way - Simplified Ace, Two, Three turn face up one by one, the Four doesn't turn face up. Then change to Four Aces, the Four is found in the deckInspired by
  • "Topsy Turvy Torsion Version" (Bob Walker)
David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 1
David Solomon Business Card Prediction Spectator's selection is printed on magician's business card David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 2
David Solomon Immediate Assembly & Climax Ace Assembly classic, then as a final kicker Aces disappear and appear in the deck David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 3
David Solomon Deep Addition Move Deep Braue Addition David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 3
David Solomon Open Travelers With Ace, Two, Three, FourInspired by David Solomon T.A.O.M. Convention 5
Alex Elmsley Weight with small packet, marked key cardRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 366
David Solomon Two Selections and a Wallet Card to Wallet 127
David Solomon The Wallet Game Card to Wallet 128
Edward Marlo, Simon Aronson, David Solomon The Path of Olram approaches for "Simon-Eyes", four ideas with forcing decksInspired byVariations The Olram File (Issue 5) 12
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Signed Technicolor Card to Wallet card from blue deck is signed and lost, two cards from red deck are lost, red cards found, blue in Bendix Bombshell Wallet The Olram File (Issue 7) 14
Edward Marlo Four for the Road three further methods for "Simon Eyes", faroInspired byRelated to The Olram File (Issue 8) 14
Jack Carpenter Multiplex Reset Reset combined with double TravelersRelated toVariations Modus Operandi 21
David Solomon Four for Four ace, two, three and four raise to top of packetRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 46) 831
Dai Vernon, David Solomon Strip-Out Addition wedge The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 46) 831
Steve Draun, David Solomon The Midnight Eclipse Card appears face up on Deck Secrets Draun from Underground 40
David Solomon Foreword Secrets Draun from Underground 9
Allan Ackerman My Favorite Gemini Related toVariations Las Vegas Kardma 12
David Solomon The Flip Side with ace to fourRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 51) 928
David Solomon Veeser Concept Variation The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 51) 929
Peter Duffie Marriage on the Rocks Variations Duffie's Card Compulsions 30
David Solomon Four for Four Squared ace, two, three and four raise to top of packetRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 56) 1055
Simon Aronson Doublestop Simplified two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pile
- Key Method
- "No Key" Method
Inspired by Simply Simon 79
Jon Racherbaumer Wishes, Kickers, And The Real Work cards become blank as kickerInspired by Facsimile (Issue 4) 27
David Solomon, David Neighbors Another Blanking Ace Routine jazz aces, all eight cards turn blank as a climaxVariations The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 61) 1186
Alex Elmsley Power Poker ten cards, spectator can chose which he wands, full house and royal flushRelated toVariationsAlso published here Alex Is At It Again 2
Fernando Cheops Cheops's Dunbury Sandwich sandwich effect with a strong "sucker" elementInspired by Card College - Volume 4 953
William Goodwin Hold the Mayo four Aces appear between two black KingsRelated toAlso published here
  • "Hold the Mayo" (Goodwin, At The Expense of Gray Matter, p. 11)
Card College - Volume 4 954
David Solomon Kindred Spirits Don England's Paradox
David Solomon Royal Mayo three royal flush card appear between jokers, the transform into the missing two cards to complete the royal flush, credit correction in Issue 10, p. 1Inspired byRelated to Penumbra (Issue 4) 11
David Solomon, Steve Draun S-D Location floating key Dear Mr. Fantasy 92
David Solomon Dave's Game Gemini Twins with dollar bills as markers with royal flush kickerInspired by Dear Mr. Fantasy 186
David Solomon, Alex Elmsley The Power of Poker Inspired byVariations Dear Mr. Fantasy 189
Allan Ackerman, Jack Carpenter, David Solomon, Paul Harris, Brother John Hamman A Double Jack Reset with traveler climaxInspired by How to Tame a Moose 29
David Solomon Double Open Open Prediction effect with two cards predicted correctly The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 101
Jack Parker 100% Confidence Packet of three cards keeps changing to match as a four of kind with different selections, end with Royal FlushInspired by
  • "Three Indicators" (David Solomon, Solomon's Mind, 1997)
Related to
52 Memories 88
Jack Parker HofCity Hofzinser Ace Problem done with two selections, intermediate prediction effectInspired by
  • "Hofzinser King City" (David Solomon, The Wisdom of Solomon, 2007)
52 Memories 101
Jack Parker Bare Naked Ladies Minimalistic Queen assembly with backfire ending (7 Card Assembly)Inspired by 52 Memories 172
Jack Parker Sunken 21 twenty-one Card Trick VariationInspired by 52 Memories 185
Jack Parker, David Solomon Invisible 21 card vanishes from packet of 21 cards, and reappears in packetAlso published here 52 Memories 188
Jack Parker Must Be 21 to Smoke "For Claude Raines"
card vanishes from packet of 21 cards, and reappears in packet
Also published here Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 23
David Solomon, Pit Hartling Sorting the Deck named card remains after multiple anti-faros, version of Pit Hartling's "The Core" (Vol. 7)Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 282
Steve Beam The Trapdoor Issue #46 on David Solomon, Jeff Siegfried The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue Addendum) xxxix
Roberto Giobbi, Alex Elmsley, David Solomon Guaranteed! card in small packet located by guarantee cardRelated to Confidences 141
Allan Ackerman, David Solomon, Peter Duffie The Never Ending Elevator using Ace to Four of Hearts and the four Kings, transformation kickerInspired by
  • "Gold from Straw Elevator" (The Wisdom of Solomon)
The Cardjurer 85
Allan Ackerman, David Solomon, Peter Duffie The Royal Marriage Trilogy Inspired by The Cardjurer 89
John Guastaferro, Edward Marlo, David Solomon Blackjack Transpo from spectator's sleeve to case, based on Marlo's "Buffaloe'd" Discoveries & Deceptions 7
Chris Mayhew Kim Card Ashian selection made, sandwich cards removed one of which is the selection by apparent mistake, correctedInspired byRelated to The EH Team 15
David Solomon Reading the Tea Leaves A selection is made and lost in the pack. Taking a third of the pack, cards are shuffled and dealt into four hands. The top card of each pile is turned face up and they tell the color, suit, royalty content, and finally, the value of the selection. Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 159
David Solomon, John Bannon, Tomas Blomberg Mexican Poker VariationsAlso published here
  • "Mexican Poker" (MAGIC, August 1999)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 278
Tomas Blomberg The Blomberg Variation Inspired byVariations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 282
Jon Racherbaumer, Harry Anderson Empowering Poker a Bit More Inspired byAlso published here
  • Jonah Ploys, 2014
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 291
Jon Racherbaumer Last Card to Laugh signed card with smiley sticker on back, four Jacks removed, smiley sticker appears on back of each one by one, one changes into selectionInspired by
  • "Smiley Face" (David Solomon, Solomon's Magic Bulletin #75, June 2015)
Facsimile (Issue 5) 5
Jon Racherbaumer New-and-Clear Force Ace-through-King set-up, card chosen by first chosen value then suit, card not really forced but under controlInspired by
  • "Variation: Beam’s Artificial Nuclear Force" (David Solomon, Solomon's Bulletin #81, Jan. 2016
Related to
Facsimile (Issue 5) 37
Paul Vigil Fair Game with prediction sent to spectator's phone as text messageInspired byRelated to The Doors of Deception 141
Harapan Ong Oops selection made, sandwich cards removed one of which is the selection by apparent mistake, corrected with visual transformationInspired byRelated to Principia 100