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Karl Fulves, Stewart James Die Version No. 37, two numbers chosen with die, their values lie at their opposite positions, selection at sumRelated to New Self-Working Card Tricks 54
Karl Fulves Remote Riser card returned to one half of the deck rises out of other half The Magic Thrust 7
Karl Fulves More Impromptu Card Tricks chapter intro New Self-Working Card Tricks 56
Karl Fulves A Remote Locator card returned to one half, AS inserted in other half finds selection in that half The Magic Thrust 9
Karl Fulves Strange Interlude odd-backed indifferent card inserted in deck next to selection behind spectator's backInspired by
  • "Take A Card" manuscript (McMillen, Brown)
The Magic Thrust 11
Karl Fulves, Walter B. Gibson Bet a Million No. 39, "as many cards as your number, plus enough...", bet presentation New Self-Working Card Tricks 57
Karl Fulves Introduction longer article about Hofzinser's work and why it's rewritten in this edition Hofzinser's Card Tricks 5
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the significance of the spread cullRelated to Hofzinser's Card Tricks 21
Karl Fulves Further Notes on double enders Hofzinser's Card Tricks 24
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the Hofzinser Top Change Hofzinser's Card Tricks 29
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot "Everywhere & Nowhere" Hofzinser's Card Tricks 38
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Metamorphosis Of The Flying Card three spectators choose the same card, it transposes with another selection, duplicateVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 45
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot and Robert-Houdin's version Hofzinser's Card Tricks 56
Karl Fulves Further Note on Robert-Houdin's version and the Mexican Turnover Hofzinser's Card Tricks 61
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Power Of Faith spectator selects three cards which match prediction, then assembly, four double facersVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 62
Karl Fulves Further Notes on "Magician Makes Good" and Mac McDonald's $100 Ace Routine Hofzinser's Card Tricks 66
Darwin Ortiz No Way Out apparent failure in bet presentationInspired by
  • "Undercover Work" (John Scarne, Karl Fulves, The Fine Print #6)
Scams & Fantasies with Cards 66
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the psychological fan force Hofzinser's Card Tricks 69
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Domination Of Thought #1 performer tables card, spectator thinks card from another deck, it disappears and the prediction card on table is correctVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 73
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the Premonition effectRelated to Hofzinser's Card Tricks 75
Karl Fulves Domination Of Thought #2 card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of card Hofzinser's Card Tricks 76
Karl Fulves Further Notes on double backers Hofzinser's Card Tricks 77
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot and credit information on the Depth Illusion Hofzinser's Card Tricks 83
Karl Fulves Further Notes on Robert-Houdin's Ladies Looking-Glass Hofzinser's Card Tricks 107
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Everywhere And Nowhere #2 expanded routineVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 118
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the rising card effect and Hofzinser Hofzinser's Card Tricks 139
Alexander de Cova Parablox paper box used to take props from it, at the end a final load it taken out that fills it completelyInspired by Gambit 12
Pit Hartling Finger Flicker breather crimpRelated toVariations Card Fictions 10
Bob King Matching Wits spectator pushes card face-up in deck, performer knows whether paired card matches in color when cards are dealt off in pairs, repeats, then several spectators push in cards, only performer's matches, alternating set-up, "very old gambling scam"Related to New Magician Foolers 9
Karl Fulves Introduction tricks inspired by Hofzinser's work Hofzinser Notebook 1
Karl Fulves Z Numbers two cards chosen from red-backed deck, two cards are in pocket from blue-backed deck - they're the sameInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 2
Karl Fulves The Right Pocket two cards chosen, duplicates are in pockets as prediction Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves Count Force counting to a number twice, second card is forced, deck of double facers Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves Hofzwindle red-backed deck cut in half, card chosen from each half, blue-backed duplicates produced from pocket from blue deck Hofzinser Notebook 5
Karl Fulves Paradox Princess four cards, two cards thought of and found Hofzinser Notebook 6
Karl Fulves Picked duplicateInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 9
Karl Fulves Spot-On Die six card packet, selection found by spelling rolled number on die, repeatInspired by
  • Spotter Die (DeLand)
Hofzinser Notebook 10
Karl Fulves Power of Fate three ace vanishesInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 14
Karl Fulves, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser With One Hand one-hand ace vanish with double facer in assembly routine, credit information Hofzinser Notebook 15
Karl Fulves Dectoplasm red-backed card in pocket, from blue back card is chosen, card in pocket is the same, back transposeInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 19
Karl Fulves, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Hofzinser Force Handling under spread Hofzinser Notebook 19
Karl Fulves Reverse Cull Handling Inspired by Hofzinser Notebook 20
Karl Fulves Bite Size vampire card travels next to selection which then has a hole (bite) and is odd-backed Hofzinser Notebook 22
Karl Fulves Hoftwinzer signature on back of a card travels to another selection Hofzinser Notebook 24
Karl Fulves Hoftwin #2 predicting selection in spread and card on either side Hofzinser Notebook 25
Karl Fulves Trilateral three selections made in blue-backed deck, deck set on top of red-backed deck and tapped, selections are now distributed in red deck Hofzinser Notebook 26
Karl Fulves Tell-A-Die from shuffled packet two cards are remembered by spectators indicated by die roll, one card named and performer instantly names other Hofzinser Notebook 29
Karl Fulves Smyth Myth Comments Hofzinser Notebook 31
Karl Fulves Transformism two cards chosen from red-backed deck, blue-backed deck in pocket, duplicates removed by touch, then decks transpose Hofzinser Notebook 32
Karl Fulves Ask Him card chosen from 5-card packet divined Hofzinser Notebook 35
Karl Fulves Sonix #1 forcing the same card to two spectators using six cards in card standInspired by
  • Supersonic Card Prediction (Jaks)
Hofzinser Notebook 43
Karl Fulves Monte Cristo Background on the history of Henry Hardin's Monte Cristo Deck, Domer Scaramucci's card stand addition Hofzinser Notebook 37
Karl Fulves, Dr. Stanley Jaks Xtender two card prediction with card standInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 45
Karl Fulves Sonix #2 no-gaff versionInspired by
  • Supersonic Card Prediction (Stanley Jaks)
Hofzinser Notebook 46
Karl Fulves SyKo Aces four 4s and an unknown card placed on table in row, suit named, unknown card is now this 4 and the other are the acesRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 48
Karl Fulves Psychological Aces ungaffed "SyKo Aces"Related to Hofzinser Notebook 51
Karl Fulves Mental Case spectator removes mate of another person's selection from part of deck without knowing itInspired by
  • "Mental Deck" (Theodore DeLand)
Hofzinser Notebook 52
Karl Fulves, Ed Balducci Cut Deeper Variation Hofzinser Notebook 52
Karl Fulves Further Notes - George Heubeck Hofzinser Notebook 54
Karl Fulves Carl Willmann Hofzinser Notebook 55
Karl Fulves Double Hofzinser comment on effect and David Reichler = Harvey RosenthalRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 59
Karl Fulves Pull Down Move credit thoughts Hofzinser Notebook 59
Karl Fulves Transfer Palm noteRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 60
Karl Fulves Swedish Max mention of Max Hofzinser in Sphinx, May 1931, p. 126 Hofzinser Notebook 60
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 informationInspired by
  • Eureka Card Trick (DeLand, Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks, 1999, p. 190)
Hofzinser Notebook 61
Karl Fulves Jacks & Joker four jacks and joker dropped in hat, performer removes two named jacks without looking, then all change to jokers, quartet gimmick Hofzinser Notebook 65
Karl Fulves Less Than Perfect royal flush dropped in hat, named card removed without looking, rest changes into aces, quartet-type gimmick Hofzinser Notebook 67
Karl Fulves Slap Jack four Jacks, two placed on table, then suddenly back on hand and on table are Aces, two methods Hofzinser Notebook 69
Karl Fulves Diminishing Display Hofzinser Notebook 70
Karl Fulves No Way Out Aces on table, spectator thinks of Ace, Ace pocketed, it's thought Ace and others change into JacksRelated toVariations Hofzinser Notebook 74
Karl Fulves, Steve Beam Riffle Shuffle Control Handling incomplete riffle shuffle condition Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 123
Karl Fulves A No-Gaff Way ungaffed versionInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 75
Karl Fulves Off The Wall four red jacks change into jokers, two methods Hofzinser Notebook 76
Daryl Martinez, Karl Fulves Rising Crime Display Version Hofzinser Notebook 79
Karl Fulves Poker Finals jacks placed on bottom, cards dealt for 2 players, openly from bottom in one hand, but jacks in other hand and aces in the otherRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 80
Karl Fulves Fair Deal Hofzinser Notebook 82
Karl Fulves Candy From Strangers spectator deals off the bottom and can switch with performer's hand, spectator's hand changes Hofzinser Notebook 86
Karl Fulves Air Mail Special two cards secretly shot from deck above spectator's head to confederate à la Paper balls over the head Under Tension 49
Karl Fulves Band Bounce deck encircled with rubber band, then suddenly only half the deck, then only selection, progressiveRelated to Under Tension 51
Karl Fulves Ambitious Rubber Band some cards rubber banded near bottom, band jumps to top card, no method Under Tension 53
Karl Fulves Hof Springer Under Tension 54
Karl Fulves Credit And Aces spectator's credit card put in rubber banded deck, jumps out next to named ace Under Tension 55
Karl Fulves Band Speech coding with rubber band around deck Under Tension 56
Karl Fulves Band Of Brothers a jack jumps from rubber banded deck, one of the other three jacks changes into selection Under Tension 57
Karl Fulves Slide Steal packet with all royal flushes, four of one suit removed, packet rubber banded, final one jumps out Under Tension 61
Karl Fulves Rubber Drag Steal used to steal/drag card along secretly, see also p. 73Related to Under Tension 62
Karl Fulves 'Tween Twist rubber band hidden, used to pop out card Under Tension 64
Karl Fulves The Hunt For Diamonds two cards chosen, deck thrown in paper bag and mixed, performer removes all diamonds without looking and then names selections, hidden rubber bandRelated to Under Tension 66
Karl Fulves Stretching Exercises card location with hidden rubber band in deck, then a rubber band vanishes and reappears in deck around some card and a selection jumps out Under Tension 68
Karl Fulves Two To One spectator and performer cut to same card with handkerchief covered deck, hidden rubber band Under Tension 71
Karl Fulves Card to Wallet Steal getting card under wallet Under Tension 73
Karl Fulves Good Trick Gone Bad card vanishes, then rubber band appears around chosen card in deck Under Tension 74
Karl Fulves Jack's Game one ace chosen, aces pushed in rubber banded deck, four cards jump out, they're chosen ace and three jacks Under Tension 76
Karl Fulves Teaching The Twist rubber banded deck twists on palm Under Tension 78
Karl Fulves Double Play double pop-out with "Impromptu Haunted Deck", posed as problemRelated to Under Tension 80
Karl Fulves Vulcan Deck rubber band around deck vanishes, then long spread between hand is madeInspired by Under Tension 81
Karl Fulves Going In Reverse two selections, rubber banded deck breaks into two packets at chosen card, other is reversed Under Tension 83
Karl Fulves Rule Of Three "played for laughs" Under Tension 85
Karl Fulves Push Button chosen card travels to rubber banded half and jumps out Under Tension 88
Karl Fulves Magnetic Mix-Up two rubber banded halves on top of each other, bottom one is lifted when top one is lifted Under Tension 90
Philip T. Goldstein, Karl Fulves Menu Pause price of imaginary dinner predictedAlso published here Applecture 5
U. F. Grant, Karl Fulves Elasti-Scape chosen card between to rubber banded decks vanishes, jumps out of one of the packets, "slightly modified handling" for Grant's trick Under Tension 93
Karl Fulves Rubber Band References "partial list of about five dozen tricks published" by Fulves Under Tension 98
Karl Fulves Introduction When Psychics Play Poker 3
Karl Fulves Red-Black Riffles simple riffle shuffle set-ups When Psychics Play Poker 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Karl Fulves Scrambled Straights on Rusduck's trick as Gilbreath precursorRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 4
Karl Fulves Playing Best Hand Inspired by When Psychics Play Poker 5
Karl Fulves Colorist spectator cuts packet of 12 picture cards and deals three cards face-down, performer indicates one whose color appears at least twice in the triple When Psychics Play Poker 7
Karl Fulves Rusduck's Riffle variation of "Colorist"Related to When Psychics Play Poker 8
Karl Fulves A Rusduckian Shuffle Rusduck's top-bottom-removal as analog to riffle shuffleRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 9
Karl Fulves The Pure Riffle dealing alternative to riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 10
Karl Fulves Head Start three players get a card and hold it against forehead so that only other can see it, players bet whether the own color matches one of the other players When Psychics Play Poker 10
Karl Fulves Suit Secrets what happens when a suit stack is riffle shuffled and groups of different size dealt When Psychics Play Poker 12
Wesley James Turn Me Down Why Don't You "beta", four aces turn over one by one between two black tens, then change to kingsRelated to Enchantments 61
Karl Fulves Suit Assignment terminology for next tricks When Psychics Play Poker 13
Karl Fulves Well-Ordered Stack Si Stebbins variation When Psychics Play Poker 13
Karl Fulves Pictures For Numbers value substitution in stacks When Psychics Play Poker 14
Dai Vernon, Karl Fulves Vernon Utility Move / The Five-Cent Switch credit correction in Issue 10, p. 1Related to Penumbra (Issue 8) 12
Karl Fulves Pointers When Psychics Play Poker 14
Karl Fulves Wordsmith stack with word cards When Psychics Play Poker 15
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle, How Defined When Psychics Play Poker 16
Karl Fulves Paper & Pencil Shuffles notation for riffle shuffle, partitions When Psychics Play Poker 19
Karl Fulves Shift Left When Psychics Play Poker 23
Karl Fulves In Case what to do when the riffle shuffle was bad in "ESP + Math"Related to When Psychics Play Poker 24
Karl Fulves Extend Right When Psychics Play Poker 25
Karl Fulves Shift Right When Psychics Play Poker 26
Karl Fulves Not Continuous applying mountain climbing problem (climber up and down, is there a time in which he will be at the same time at the same place) to riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 26
Karl Fulves Top or Bottom? problem regarding the referenceRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 28
Karl Fulves High Speed Card Counting tying riffle shuffle set-ups to card counting When Psychics Play Poker 29
Karl Fulves Still Missing spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals about twelve cards in a pile and removes one, performer divines card by looking at remainder of pile When Psychics Play Poker 29
Karl Fulves Unsolved two cards exchanged from different decks, using card counting to finde out which, posed as problem When Psychics Play Poker 30
Karl Fulves Quicker Count spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals two ten-card piles, moves a card from pile to pile and gives either pile to performer who divines card When Psychics Play Poker 31
Karl Fulves Scatter Suit way to accelerate card counting When Psychics Play Poker 31
Karl Fulves Noah Count pectator riffle shuffles deck, deals a pile and moves two cards from rest into pile which is shuffled and handed to performer who divines both cards When Psychics Play Poker 32
Karl Fulves Three Way finding three chosen cards with card counting, single riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 33
Karl Fulves Regarding the Presentation of Card Counting Tricks When Psychics Play Poker 33
Karl Fulves Secret Counting two cards removed from deck are found after riffle shuffle and clocking value predicted, no real card counting requiredRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 35
Karl Fulves Counteract riffle shuffle, spectator deals ten cards and remembers next, repeated, second pile shuffled and performer divines both after looking through it When Psychics Play Poker 37
Karl Fulves Counterpoint 1 two card location after riffle shuffle and dealing packets, card clocking and stack When Psychics Play Poker 38
Karl Fulves The Apex nine card packet "riffle shuffled", dealt in row, center card turned over, spectator choses the four cards on either side and thinks of highest one which is divined, chains When Psychics Play Poker 41
Karl Fulves Apex Footnote connection to "I have as many cards as you..." and red black relationship principle, also with suits When Psychics Play Poker 43
Karl Fulves Cut & Cancel weird, card placed on table shows up in deck after two-packet back-and-forth cut deeper force and tabled card becomes prediction When Psychics Play Poker 45
Karl Fulves Code For Color twenty-sixth cards tells performer how many red cards are in top half after a riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 47
Karl Fulves Kid Koin after riffle shuffle top card is pocketed, coin turned over according to color of next four cards, then performer looks again and names card When Psychics Play Poker 48
Karl Fulves Blocking Function work week cards (monday through friday) shuffled and dealt in groups of five, performer divines which days are duplicated and where in the packet When Psychics Play Poker 49
Karl Fulves Able To Match "automated version of 'Business Card Prophecy'", after riffle shuffle 15 cards are removed, a card stabbed and cards on either side divined and those are the only ones with mates in packetRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 50
Karl Fulves Playing Card Prophecy clouding the methodRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 52
Karl Fulves Name-O-Prophecy cutting at specific position during Business Card Prophecy moveRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 53
Karl Fulves Sum Card Prophet spectator choses card face-up and stabs it into face-down deck, cards on either side add up to chosen valueRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 54
Karl Fulves Left-Handed Prophet different handling for Business Card Prophecy MoveRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 55
Karl Fulves Dial-A-Die riffle shuffle, twelve cards dealt on table, number of cards according to rolled die transferred, down-under-deal done, ... eventually number on die revealedRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 56
Karl Fulves Stop Order variation of "Dial-A-Die"Related to When Psychics Play Poker 57
Karl Fulves Couples match making after riffle shuffle, optionally no-touch, optionally words on cards
- Second Approach
- Third Approach
- Application Note (other objects than playing cards, poker chips)
When Psychics Play Poker 58
Karl Fulves When Psychics Play Poker psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two Aces and moves around some cards and wins When Psychics Play Poker 61
Karl Fulves Introduction on the history of rubber bands Under Tension 3
Joseph K. Schmidt, Karl Fulves Tension Trap rubber band tossed to table, sandwich with selection pops outInspired by Under Tension 5
Joseph K. Schmidt, Karl Fulves Power Loading "Impromptu Haunted Deck" Under Tension 6
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [A] types of bands Under Tension 8
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [B] repeat Impromptu Haunted Deck Under Tension 9
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [C] handling detail Under Tension 10
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [F] packets instead of deck Under Tension 12
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Boxed Set card pops out between two rubber banded cases Under Tension 12
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Rubber Bands, How Sized chart with sizes Under Tension 13
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [H] - Hof And Hof Under Tension 14
Karl Fulves Bandini QD & KD in banded deck, king penetrates rubber band visually together with butter knife, queen pops out Under Tension 14
Karl Fulves Cardboard Roulette five card cases on table, AS chosen from another deck, all decks removed one by one, face-up AS pops out of one deck and four Jacks from the otherRelated to Under Tension 16
Karl Fulves Luck & Roulette russian roulette presentation of "Cardboard Roulette"Related to Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Shoot Out backs of different decks transpose, popping out of banded decks, posed as problem Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Drag & Drop rubber band, transfer from one half to the other, see also p. 73 Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Peek Performance card peeked at from rubber banded deck, deck tossed to table and selection springs out Under Tension 21
Karl Fulves Banded Peek Force Under Tension 22
Karl Fulves Ace Pop Out aces inserted in rubber banded deck, names ace pops out when deck is tossed to table Under Tension 24
Karl Fulves Seven Sees spectator removes seven cards and signs one, they're inserted in rubber banded deck, selection pops out and has odd back Under Tension 25
Karl Fulves Bouncer card jumps out of rubber banded deck, another is reversed and leads to second selection, four Aces show up Under Tension 28
Karl Fulves Hz/Yrs stranger card shown and placed on table, another card shown (AS), stranger cut into rubber banded deck, it pops out and has changed into AS Under Tension 29
Karl Fulves Banded Braue Reverse with rubber banded deck Under Tension 30
Karl Fulves Color Bands red rubber band around red cards, black around black cards, halves together and bands exchanged, halves change as well, posed as problem Under Tension 31
Karl Fulves The second problem card from black half travels to red half, halves rubber banded, posed as problem Under Tension 31
Karl Fulves Stretching A Straight five unseen cards, spectator decides how many should be removed, banded deck dropped on table and that many cards pop out and complete an ace-high straightInspired by Under Tension 33
Karl Fulves Crooked Straight two straights for performer and spectator, but performer has higher one, performer's hand pops out of banded deckInspired by Under Tension 34
Karl Fulves Future Event chosen card pops out with 4 other cards to complete a full house when rubber banded deck is tossed on table Under Tension 36
Karl Fulves Aces From Where dealing bottoms from rubber banded deck, one aces pops out from center Under Tension 37
Karl Fulves Locket Up Deck dealing bottoms from rubber banded deck, using Dr. Elliott deal Under Tension 40
Karl Fulves Twist Again ways to wrap the deck
- All-Round Twist
- Pre-Show Kink
Under Tension 44
Karl Fulves Rules Of Disengagement - (A) Glider freeing a card from banded deck Under Tension 47
Karl Fulves (B) On The Bias control of inserted card(s) reversed to bottom with rubber banded deck Under Tension 48
Karl Fulves Blockhead card removed from a secretly pre-clocked block is divinedRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 16
Karl Fulves Outcast card moved from one third of deck into another is found with (apparently) memory work, clocking and partial red-black separationInspired by Card Counting (2005 edition) 28
Karl Fulves, Ken Beale Ten-Hour Day card chosen in clock-layout with mathematical method, second card removed from rest of deck, both cards are divinedInspired by Card Counting (2005 edition) 40
Karl Fulves Telephone Puzzler expanded text from 1982 editionRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 47
Karl Fulves Fake Counting non-clocking method with riffle shuffled stack to name a freely removed card, expanded text from 1982 edition includes a (corner) short card that stay next to a card during riffle shufflesRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 58
Karl Fulves And Counting further commentary on card counting ideas Card Counting (2005 edition) 61
Karl Fulves Red-Black Relationship & Clocking red cards in one half clock to same total as black cards in other half, no application, full stack Card Counting (2005 edition) 62
Karl Fulves Apex Note another full deck stack method to find out which card is missing from half a deck Card Counting (2005 edition) 63
Karl Fulves Introduction Clockwork 3
Karl Fulves Kid Stuff finding missing card in small packet, for practicingRelated to
  • "Count Of Cards" (Fulves, Charlatan #8)
Clockwork 5
Karl Fulves Tri-Out spectator choses large number by chosen seven or eight spot cards, it is predicted that it is divisible by three, and it is, for practicing card counting Clockwork 6
Karl Fulves Introduction Combo II 3
Karl Fulves Counterfeat spectator removes any card from shuffled deck, performer removes full house and bets that spectator cannot beat him with straight flush that includes his cardRelated to Clockwork 9
Charles T. Jordan, Karl Fulves Reckoning With Jordan commented reprint of "The Pair Detection", spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, Parallel PrincipleRelated to Clockwork 10
Karl Fulves Binary Basics explaining binary numbers Combo II 5
Karl Fulves Displaceable U deck cut in half, both halves shuffled, spectator removes some cards of named suit and places them in box, another one from other half under box, last one is namedRelated to Clockwork 11
Karl Fulves Age Related four cards chosen, additional card placed in box, medium names hidden card after some of the others are called, inspired by Age Cards trick Combo II 6
Karl Fulves Yo, Adrian two spectators take a card from half the deck and place it in the other, both divined, one is a confederate Clockwork 13
Karl Fulves Either-Or how binary principles are used in fishing and codingRelated to Combo II 8
Karl Fulves Stooge's Riffle Shuffle Glimpse stooge can glimpse top card during performer's shuffleInspired by
  • "A Prediction" (Hatton & Plate, Magician's Tricks and how they are done)
Clockwork 13
Karl Fulves The Link To Playing Cards binary features of playing cards, combo system for colorsRelated to Combo II 8
Karl Fulves Calling Ms. Modulo two poker hands, performer and spectator each decide on a hole card, medium tells hole card after hearing other four cardsInspired by
  • "Telephone Stud" (Wallace Lee, Math Miracles, 1950)
Related to
Clockwork 15
Karl Fulves Why Red Is Zero in combo system Combo II 10
Karl Fulves Domain Theory teaser for next section Clockwork 20
Karl Fulves Method Acting "to create false methods or false impressions by acting" Combo II 10
Karl Fulves Fractional Counts clocking used with only a known section in middle of deckRelated to Clockwork 21
Karl Fulves Simple Memory Tricks chapter intro Combo II 12
Karl Fulves Mix Up adding partial false shuffles to previous trick Clockwork 22
Karl Fulves Dunkin' Digits remembering a row of donuts and spoons as memory stung Combo II 12
Karl Fulves Stopped Clock spectator and performer remove a card, shuffled back in, performer deals and stops at both cards, domain theory Clockwork 23
Karl Fulves The Greek's Game color of twelve cards named by magician, betting presentation, see also p. 99 for further notes Combo II 13
Karl Fulves Sight Deprived distinguishing One and Five dollar bills by touch, memory, presentational idea from Jinx #148, p. 826 (four remaining senses sharpen when one is missing) Combo II 14
Karl Fulves Hoops Knows B-Ball string of 2s and 3s (on cardboard) remembered Combo II 15
Karl Fulves Fractions And Cents heads and tails sequence remembered as memory stunt Combo II 17
Karl Fulves You're A Five spectator choses one of many photos, performer describes it correctly Combo II 17
Karl Fulves Inca Sticks sticks with numbers arranged by spectator, performer predicts total Combo II 19
Karl Fulves Small-Packet Combo chapter intro Combo II 21
Karl Fulves Kinship system for remembering suit order of packet (twelve cards), court cards dealt out in four piles to separate suitsRelated to Combo II 21
Karl Fulves Switched By Thot court cards separated into suits by performer from back (memory) except two named jacks which are transposed, see also p. 100 for further notes Combo II 24
Karl Fulves Suit Codes another system for memorizing suitsRelated to Combo II 25
Karl Fulves Trinary Codes remembering e.g. order of different court cards (jack, queen, king) Combo II 27
Karl Fulves A Trick Of Memory red-black even-money swindle Combo II 29
Karl Fulves Third Degree two thirds are clocked, one, two or three selections can be removed or returned to different section and found Clockwork 24
Karl Fulves Secrets Out chapter intro Combo II 31
Karl Fulves Suit Solution in Clocking card removed, performer removes four-of-a-kind of same value but originally removed card vanishes as it cannot be there Clockwork 25
Karl Fulves Small Minded variation of Combo system in which unwanted cards are removed to keep numbers small, see also p. 100 for further notes Combo II 31
Karl Fulves From Concentrate clocking only one color or other property Clockwork 26
Karl Fulves Counter Intelligence clocking location with partially divided deck Combo II 33
Karl Fulves Mind's i two piles, two spectators each remove a card and put it in other pile, performer knows both after looking through one of the piles, also over phone Clockwork 27
Karl Fulves One-Way Combo memorizing from the back Combo II 34
Karl Fulves Cue Cards openly removed marker cards help with memorizing Combo numbersRelated toVariations Combo II 35
Karl Fulves Rite Minded card moved from one half to the other, then deck assembled and card found, fast clocking Clockwork 29
Karl Fulves Slick Slate color separation with performer and spectator, lines on slate help remembering Combo numbers, see also p. 102 for further notes Combo II 37
Karl Fulves Pre-Existing Memory red and black card moved from one half to other, both found, partial clocking Clockwork 30
Karl Fulves Noble Cause twelve court cards memorized by performer who then produces jacks, then queens, then kings from packet, see also p. 102 for further notesRelated to Combo II 39
Karl Fulves Clocking with Objects objects with names that have a certain number of letters in a box, removed object identified by counting letters of others Clockwork 31
Karl Fulves Faced Card Mysteries chapter intro, face-up/face-down mix applied to Combo system Combo II 43
Karl Fulves Eminent Domain strategy in which red cards in bottom half are clocked, and black cards in top half, card moved from half to half can be identified, see also p. 73 Clockwork 32
Karl Fulves Made To Order performer sort face-up/face-down mix below table Combo II 43
Karl Fulves Strongest Suit two cards reversed are identified via "eminent domain" card counting Clockwork 33
Karl Fulves Pseudo Hummer fooling magicians who know the Hummer CATO trick Combo II 46
Karl Fulves Thot By Proxy spectator removed queen and any card from same suit, they're divined Clockwork 35
Karl Fulves Meet By Chance twenty cards mixed face-up/face-down, spectator remembers one and turns it over, behind back all are sorted except selections Combo II 47
Karl Fulves Max Moe see also p. 67 Clockwork 36
Karl Fulves Dual Thinking twenty cards mixed face-up/face-down, two spectators remember one each and turn it over, behind back all are sorted except selections, alternatively one card travels to sealed envelopeVariations Combo II 50
Karl Fulves, Don Nielsen Wallet/Envelop Load from behind back, reaching up under jacketRelated to Combo II 51
Karl Fulves A Game Of Touch suit removed, spectator deals it from top or bottom into pile and retains last card, performer sort suit below table top and divines selection Combo II 52
Karl Fulves Thought Control chapter intro Combo II 55
Karl Fulves The Russian Test performer guaranteed to get better than average score in color sorting without seeing any faces at all, see also p. 104 for further notes Combo II 55
Karl Fulves K Thru 12 kings and queens removed, challenge location from this packet, see also p. 105 for further notes Combo II 57
Karl Fulves Mirasequel performer separates the mixed pile at the end of Miraskill Combo II 66
Karl Fulves Speed Reading memorizing 40 cards with 5 numbersRelated to Combo II 69
Karl Fulves The Four-Fold Way variation of previous "Speed Reading"Related to Combo II 73
Karl Fulves Clockwork on card counting with "mechanical assistance" Clockwork 38
Karl Fulves Compression Technique Gilbreath & ComboRelated to Combo II 74
Karl Fulves Line of Sight edge marks on twelve cards combined with card counting Clockwork 38
Karl Fulves Contract Player deck first sorted in colors, then suits, by magician Combo II 76
Karl Fulves Light Fingered two cards removed from upper and lower half of deck after riffle shuffles, performer looks through deck and names both Clockwork 40
Karl Fulves Impromptu Compression Combo II 77
Karl Fulves Unique Sums set-up so that two cards removed from a certain part still produce unique clocking value Clockwork 42
Karl Fulves Reflex Action spectator distributes half deck face-up on table, performer deals other half on top and all pairs match color Combo II 78
Karl Fulves Lettra Set two missing cards found with clocking and faro-shuffled set-up Clockwork 43
Karl Fulves Visionary performer sorts half the deck face-down after a riffle shuffle Combo II 80
Karl Fulves, Stewart James Stax Fax stacks that force numbers, see also p. 68 Clockwork 45
Karl Fulves Protractors about the length of trick descriptions Combo II 83
Karl Fulves Latent Ability Miraskill prediction correct even though only part of deck sorted by spectator Combo II 84
Karl Fulves Clockwork deck cut, cut in half and any card removed, performer looks through this pile and names card
- The System
- First case
- Second Case
- Third Case
Clockwork 47
Karl Fulves Phone Detective previous "Clockwork" deck as telephone trick Clockwork 55
Karl Fulves After Moe Combo II 86
Karl Fulves 13 O'Clock two cards chosen with cutting procedure are foundInspired by Clockwork 56
Karl Fulves Jinx Extra eight spectators receive envelope and hide an object Combo II 91
Karl Fulves Modulus Operandi how to practice card counting mod different bases Clockwork 59
Karl Fulves Transliterate medium is called and described spectator and names chosen card Combo II 93
Karl Fulves Booked Up torn and balled-up book pages, one chosen and word on it divined, clocking page numbers Clockwork 60
Karl Fulves Mixology spectator memorizes card and its position, gives riffle shuffle, performer names new position, shuffle tracking presentation Combo II 94
Karl Fulves Grudge Match Miraskill type bet with red-red, black-black and mixed pairs done with about half the shuffled deck, winner still known Clockwork 61
Karl Fulves Shuffle Tracking Combo memorizing riffle shuffle distribution via Combo system in face-down spread of unsquared shuffle Combo II 95
Karl Fulves Cold Case card removed from pile to pile and located, only clocked total of one half known in advance Clockwork 63
Karl Fulves Points After chapter intro Combo II 99
Karl Fulves Counterfeit credits for "Counterfeat" betting game in which spectator and performer construct poker hand from face-up spreadRelated to Clockwork 65
Karl Fulves Penny Machines illustration of "Either-Or" articleRelated to Combo II 99
Karl Fulves Telephone Stud further credits for "Calling Ms. Modulo"Related to Clockwork 66
Karl Fulves Cue Con another cue card idea for Combo systemInspired by Combo II 101
Karl Fulves Moe By Phone and further references for the plot Clockwork 67
Karl Fulves Pictorials clocking other things than the values
- Mid Count
- Corner & Curves
- Line Count (ESP)
- Lines And Curves
Clockwork 69
Karl Fulves Dual Thoughts using Brown-McMillen glimpse idea for only reversed card in deckInspired by Combo II 103
Karl Fulves Royal Flush Clock spectator removes any Royal Flush card, performer quickly goes through deck and removes card from same Royal Flush Clockwork 70
Karl Fulves Gray's Anatomy connection between gray code and binary numbers, application with 24-cards stack, three consecutive cards tell position in stack Combo II 105
Karl Fulves Double Card Count two cards removed, still found with card counting Clockwork 72
Karl Fulves Further References list of card counting tricks in Karl Fulves's output Clockwork 74
Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale Distant Marker spectator cuts deck, performer names number and a card of that value is at its numerical position from top Combo II 110
Karl Fulves Alpha Numeric further notes on Combo system and number systems
- The Octal System
- The Hexadecimal System
- Binary To Hex
Combo II 112
Karl Fulves Gray Reflections about the color distribution in mirror stack after cuts Combo II 117
Karl Fulves Odd Bits self-similar sequence oddity Combo II 118
Karl Fulves Against The Machine longer article on methods, pre-show, multiple outs, magic on television, David Blaine, announcing Combo III on p. 123 Combo II 119
Karl Fulves On Q&A Combo II 123
Karl Fulves Introduction on memory work with cards Word Play 3
Karl Fulves Newmonics memorizing a string of numbers Word Play 5
Karl Fulves The Narrative Word Play 6
Karl Fulves The Expert Memorizes Cards on memorizing a string of cards Word Play 7
Karl Fulves Newmismatics memorizing a long row of objects Word Play 8
Karl Fulves Erdnase Cheats memorizing short sequence of cards Word Play 10
Karl Fulves Word Play system for memorizing twelve cards
- The Suit System
- Coding For Value
- Naming The Jacks
- Verbs For Jacks
- Objects For Jacks
- The system thus far
- The System For Kings
- The System For Queens
- How To Practice
Word Play 13
Karl Fulves All In A Row exercise for memorizing twelve cards Word Play 22
Karl Fulves Kings Over Here twelve picture cards memorized, then sorted from backRelated to Word Play 22
Karl Fulves Royal Wedding all court cards named from back, chosen card found Word Play 23
Karl Fulves Four Way Memory twelve picture cards memorized, then sorted into suits from backRelated to Word Play 24
Karl Fulves Pyramid Poker twelve card layout on table, named type of poker hand build at the end Word Play 24
Karl Fulves You Must Remember This commentary on the memory system Word Play 25
Karl Fulves Memory Tricks chapter intro Word Play 27
Karl Fulves Match Game twelve cards laid out face-down in matrix, match game played (turning up two cards and finding matches), performer winsRelated to Word Play 27
Karl Fulves Three-Card Blackjack all Sixes, Sevens, Eights used for blackjack type game, performer gives everyone twenty-one Word Play 29
Karl Fulves Pseudo Poker eight cards, four envelopes, two random cards placed in an envelope each, performer divines content Word Play 29
Karl Fulves Scales of Justice card pocketed from twelve-card straight is divined Word Play 32
Karl Fulves Nu Two Deck picture cards from two decks mated Word Play 34
Karl Fulves When It Started twelve picture cards laid out face-down to symbolize months, spectator exchanges one with the joker, performer divines month and card Word Play 35
Karl Fulves Dice and Dates three named four-of-a-kinds laid out, spectator choses one with two dice, card and rolled number divined Word Play 36
Karl Fulves Blind Key card chosen from 12-card layout predicted Word Play 37
Karl Fulves The Rank And File chosen red card ends up in black packet and vice versa
- Memory 101
Word Play 38
Karl Fulves Coloratura sixteen cups in three different colors and paper balls of the same colors, random balls put under cups, performer memorizes all Word Play 40
Karl Fulves Shifty two cards selected by performer and spectator match Word Play 41
Karl Fulves Time Of Day mates in clock layout Word Play 44
Karl Fulves Mutus Mnemonic Word Play 44
Karl Fulves Sort By Thought $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills, three each, order memorized by performer Word Play 45
Karl Fulves Not About Counting twelve court cards, one or two removed, performer divines them Word Play 47
Karl Fulves Dice Tracking memorizing string of numbers rolled by dice Word Play 48
Karl Fulves Mechanical Switch Actions are almost identical to an Elmsley Count 52 Memories 30
Karl Fulves Digit Daze memorizing digits Word Play 49
Karl Fulves Ace - Deuce - Blackjack with twelve card packet Word Play 50
Karl Fulves Missing Link card removed from twelve-card packet is divined Word Play 51
Karl Fulves Moe-mentous two cards exchanged in twelve-card packet Word Play 53
Karl Fulves No-Touch Card Location spectator cuts near center and remembers card Word Play 57
Karl Fulves Definition of "Move" Word Play 58
Karl Fulves Moment's Notice Word Play 60
Karl Fulves And Don't Forget... non-card situations for the Word Play memory system Word Play 64
Karl Fulves The Automatic Mind on memory systems, also for ESP cards Word Play 65