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Cardini Cardini Spelling Trick placement with short card twelfth from bottom
1933 16
Cardini The Cardini Snap Color Change
Related toVariations 1934 46
Theodore Annemann January 1936 on Sam Margolies, Cardini, John Mullholand, Julian Proskauer, Eugene Homer, Percy Abbott, Doctor Wilson, Burling Hull
Jan. 1936
The Jinx (Issue 16)
Cardini Method No. 8. The Cardini Rise card jumps out of hat
1938 397
Cardini A Bewildering Change card on table transposes with selection at known position from top, short card
Related to 1938 468
Cardini The Cardini Ace Trick Aces shuffled into pack (by performer) end up on bottom, featuring Cardini's Overhand Shuffle Multiple Shift
Related toVariations 1938 545
John Northern Hilliard III. Cardini Card Stars of the U.S.A. intro
1938 545
Cardini Cardini Method of Backhand Production of Cards singles
1938 548
Billy O'Connor Instanto cutting to any named card, gaffed deck
Related to 1940
The Jinx (Issue 115)
Cardini, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Bewildering Change card on table transposes with selection at known position from top, stripper deck
Related toAlso published here 1941 20
Phoenix Jr. (reviewer) The S.A.M. Convention Shows - May 22 and 23, 1942 show with artists like Dell O'Dell, Clayt Rawson, Al Baker and Cardini, later did not his famous act and got a bad review May 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 10)
Cardini Floating Cigarette thread, cigarette floats into clear tube
1942/27 154
Cardini Bottom Dealing - Method 1 mentioning of standard bottom deal effects
1942/27 185
Cardini Second Dealing - Method 1
1942/27 189
Cardini Cardini's Rising Cards five cards, rubber band between two cards
1942/27 229
Phoenix Jr. (reviewer) Magician's Guild Show, January 21st, 1945 Cardini, Flosso, Jarrow, Hal Haverland, Warren Simms, Litzka, Douglas Geoffrey, Hardeen and Julian Proskauer Feb. 1945
The Phoenix (Issue 77)
Bengalis Manipulation's Ecke card on face changes and card palmed in process, similar to Cardini change,followed by french translation "Le coin des manipulateurs - La chiquenaude"
May 1945 9
Cardini Cardini´s Location maintaining break while springing the cards, see also page 208
1946 51
Color Change (Instantaneous) sometimes called Cardini Change
1946 142
Frederick Braue Roundabout on Ray Muse, Bob Stull, Charlie Miller, Blackstone, Isely, Haskell, Cardini, Max Malini, Harry Shaw, Alexander Herrmann
May 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 12)
Frederick Braue Roundabout on John Mulholland, Roy Benson, Martin Gardner, Carl Jones, Orson Welles, Frakson, Cardini, George Karger, George Starke, Bert Allerton, the Mesmerized Glasses and more
Sep. 1946 252
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Bert Allerton, Lyle Laughlin, Martin Gardner, Cardini, Dante, The Five-Best Poll (cards), Don Medley, Stanley Collins, Stewart James, Neal Elias, Jack Crimmins, Don Lawton, Bert Fenn, Paul Morris, Frederick Carter and more
Mar. 1947
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 4 No. 10)
Arthur H. Buckley The Steal coins in hand, one stolen from heel of hand with other hand, done five times in a row
Related toVariations 1948 84
Cardini The Steal coins in hand, one stolen from heel of hand with other hand, done five times in a row
Related to 1948 92
Cardini Wrist Palm coin held at wrist with flesh of arm and hand
1948 92
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Carl Jones, Arnold Belais, Clayton Rawson, Zovello, Charlie Miller, Cardini, Robert Lund, Jack Merlin, Dr. Daley, David Devant and more
Mar. 1948
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 5 No. 10)
Frederick Braue Roundabout with Fred Braue on Val Voltame, Cardini, Roy Benson, Blackstone Walter Gibson, R. C. Buff, Milbourne Christopher, Poker Odds and more
May 1948
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 5 No. 12)
Dr. Stanley Jaks News USA on the magic scene in the USA and in New York, SAM, Dixie Hotel, Dai Vernon, John Scarne, Francis Carlyle, Cardini, Russell Swann, Frakson, Blackstone, Okito, Fu Man Chu, Dell O'Dell, Bert Allerton
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 2&3)
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Norman Jensen, Cardini, Vinn Boyar
Sep. 1949
The Phoenix (Issue 186)
Arthur Leroy Conjuror's Carousel Jay Marshall, Cardini, Charles Cartes, Richiardi Jr., Lester Mack, Wally Dean, Dagmar
May 1949 6
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Jay Marshall, Kuda Bux, Richard Himber, Rosenbloom, Victor Jory, Cardini, Fred Keating, Blackstone, Al Flosso, Johnny Paul
June 1950
The Phoenix (Issue 204)
Cardini Cardini's Mind Reading Card Trick No. 16, one of six cards thought-of, shuffled back in half the deck, then spelled to, six duplicates and progressive spelling set-up
1950 33
Cardini, Dai Vernon, Nate Leipzig, Francis Carlyle, Martin Gardner, John Scarne The Initials Will Tell No. 38, Initials of chosen card appears on spectator's palm (sugar + pencil)
1950 68
John Scarne, Cardini Cardini's Color Discernment No. 89, magician apparently guesses the number of red and black cards in two different-sized packets
1950 165
Frank Joglar Backstage on Frank Garcia, Robert Orben, Louis Zingone, Paul Hartman, Scarne, Fogel, Jay Marshall, Richard Himber, Dante
  • Squelch
  • Offer from France
  • Fan Letter
  • In Print
  • Memory Book
  • And Now
  • Cardini
  • News and Notes
  • Teenage Tricksters
  • Video Topics
  • Translation
  • Jottings
Sep. 1950 698
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Cy Endfield, Jay Marshall, Roy Benson, Dr. Braude, Max Katz, Martin Gardner, Audley Walsh, Hen Fetsch, Cardini, Charlie Miller, Dai Vernon, T. Nelson Downs
Aug. 1951
The Phoenix (Issue 235)
Cardini The Touch of Midas four coins are produced
Related toVariations 1952 90
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Milbourne Christopher, Lee Noble, Don Alan, Carl Rosini, George Starke, Stars of Magic, Orson Welles, Cy Endfield, Charlie Miller, Jimmy Grippo, Cardini
Jan. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 246)
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Emlyn Williams, Cbarles Dickens, Bobo, Senator Crandall, Jimmy Drilling, Tommy Vanderschmidt, Wally Dean, Jay Marshall, Cardini, Dr. Jaks, Rezvani
Mar. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 251)
Jay Marshall The Bird Cage on Tommy Vanderschmidt, Milbourne Christopher, Norman Jensen, Chandu, John Gambling, Frakson, Sam Berland, Dai Vernon, Cardini, Bob Hummer
Apr. 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 304)
Jay Marshall The Bird Cage on Roy Benson, Bob Orben, Cardini and Mahatma
May 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 306)
Cardini Smooth Coins making soft coins
Related to May 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 306)
Jay Marshall The Birdcage on the New Living Card Stars , Ed Marlo, Charlie Miller, Paul LePaul, Francis Carlyle, Bill Simon, Dr. Jacob Daley, The Modern Magician, Channing Pollock, Cardini, Billy McComb, James B. Findlay, Willane
The New Phoenix (Issue 328)
Tony Kardyro T. K's Flash "Color Change" Cardini Change
Related to 1955 22
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Aus aller Welt on Club Fenainos Portuenses, Hanussen I, Susi Wandas, Zina Bennett, Jac Stein, Kalanag, Stanley Jaks, Cardini, John Ramsay, Gloria, Bucheli, Alois Kassner, Sitta, Sasso, Najaros, Mayer, Stursa, Köhler
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 3)
Cardini Cardini's Card Production modified Tenkai Palm
1960 36
Cliff Green Cardini image and mini bio
1961 78
Cardini Stabbing Force stabbed with another card
1961 17
Cardini Fifteen Card Trick Routine - 8 spectator locates card by stabbing joker in pack
1961 19
Cardini Stabbing Force with illustrations
1961 28
Charlie Miller, Cardini Miracle Location "Cardini Cut" (spectator cuts at break)
1961 52
Paul Curry Chapter Four: Houdini and After on Harry Houdini, T. Nelson Downs, Nate Leipzig, Fred Keating, Joseph Dunninger, Emil Jarrow, Ade Duval, Cardini, Jack Gwynne
1965 47
Picture from the Jack Gwynne collection picture with True Duvall, Anne Gwynne and Swan Cardini
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
Karl Fulves Babel S.A.M. annual show with Al Flosso, Cardini, Scarne, Davenport's, Jay Weiler, exposure
May 1966 34
Album with pictures of Jack Bateman, Mike Caldwell, Leslie Guest, Mohammed Bey (Sam Horowitz), Bud Dietrich, Pete Biro, Phoa Yan Tion, Sam Schwartz, Mark Leddy, Jimmy Stewart, Al Flosso, Pete Martino, Bill Broderson, Jerry Lukins, John Mullholland, Abril Lamarque, Richard Cardini, Harry Blackstone, Al de Lage, Kent Richards, Norm Nielsen
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
Karl Fulves Babel Cardini's death, stripper deck contest in Linking Ring (see also p. 728 for comment by winner George Kimery)
Nov. 1973 684
Cardini, Rolf Andra Ein "bewildered change" card on table transposes with selection at known position from top
Related to 1973
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 34 No. 6)
Cardini Card Change One handed fan used to change indifferent card to selection
Variations 1975 216
Cardini Card Through Handkerchief Standard effect
1975 217
Cardini Cardini's Rising Card floats up into hand, write-up by Milton Tropp
Related to 1976
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6)
Cardini The Cardini Method of producing card from the back palm
1976 65
Tormentoso Cardini change
1977 65
Cardini Crawling Bill bill crawl over floor, routine made available via Milton Tropp, wrist reel
Variations 1978 1114
Jean Hugard Platzwechsel card on table transposes with selection at known position from top, stripper deck
Also published here 1978 100
Cardini Cardini's Single Card Production
1978 111
Faucett Ross, Kevin Davie Card Change
Inspired by Apr. 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 4)
Tom Gagnon Educated Dollar Bill bill crawls underneath wallet in tent configuration, then under ashtray and back
  • The Bill and Wallet
  • Gaining Slack In The Thread
  • Himber Plus Cardini
  • The Bill and the Ashtray
  • Notes by Karl Fulves
Inspired by 1980
The Chronicles (Issue 27)
Cardini Cardini Snap Change
Related to 1981 27
Cardini Cardini Snap Change snap-over change near sleeve
1985 9
Cardini Cardini Snap Change
1985 34
Ian Keable-Elliott Discovering Cardini on Cardini's film as seen on Paul Daniel's show
Mar. 1988
Opus (Vol. 1 No. 7)
Cardini Laden aus dem Frackschwanz load from tailcoat, with small card manipulation sequence
1989 35
Cardini Snap Color Change performed on card case
1990 53
Cardini Cardini Snap Change
1991 266
Bascom Jones The Mystic Word on T.A. Waters, passing of Swan Walker Pitchford-Cardini
Sep. 1993
Magick (Issue 494)
Karl Fulves Interim Report on John Scarne, Pallbearers Review reprint, Larry Gray & Dai Vernon & Cardini backpalm anecdote
Rigmarole (Issue 1)
Walking Ball Flourish à la Cardini
1993 41
Jim Steinmeyer Nightclub Specialties chapter intro, Alan Wakeling seeing Cardini
1993 57
Cardini Cardini's Fans note on split fans from Hilliard's notebook
1994 1087
Alexander Adrion, Cardini Vier Asse im Visier three short duplicates, attributed to Cardini
1995 11
Brad Ball "Paging... Mr. Cardini!"
Dec. 1995
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 4)
John Moehring Those Cardini Cards on the Peau-Doux deck of cards
Related to Dec. 1995
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 4)
Carl Ballantine, Jeffrey Mielke, Doug Edwards, John Moehring Cardini
  • Letters
Related to Feb. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 6)
Finally people holding Cardini signs
Related to Mar. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 7)
Finally Cardini beach photograph
Dec. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 4)
Cardini, Charlie Miller Cardini's Overhand Multiple Shift
1998 671
René Lavand The Greats Slydini, Cardini, David Bamberg
1998 124
Jeff Busby Chapter 4: Magicians and Edge Work on edge work in print, DeLand's Wonder Pack, credit information
  • Cutting Any Card Called
  • Downs' Work
  • One-Way Edge Marking
  • Tarbell's Work
  • Hilliard's Omnibus Exploration
  • Crimp Edge Work
  • Jack McMillen's Work
  • J.G. Thompson Jr.'s Method
  • Walsh's Method
  • Merlini's Method
  • Kosky's Method
  • Marlo's Edge Reader
  • Gene Grant's Method
  • Karroll Priest's Method
  • The "Cardini" Deck
  • Burton's Devil's Deck Variant
  • No Playing Cards - Strictly for the Mentalist
Related to 1998 27
Milton Kort Cardini's Wish
1999 313
Cardini Snap Change done with credit card on wallet
1999 158
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Max Maven
  • Harry Kellar (1849-1922)
  • Don Alan (1926-1999)
  • David Devant (1868-1942)
  • Harry Anderson
  • Stewart James (1908-1996)
  • Marshall Brodien
  • Albert Goshman (1920-1991)
  • Milbourne Christopher (1914-1984)
  • Dante (1883-1955)
  • Cardini (1896-1973)
  • The Century Top Ten
with voting card insert
Sep. 1999
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 1)
John Moehring The Century - Those Who Most Affected the Art in America balloting results:
  • 10 - Howard Thurston
  • 9 - Siegfried & Roy
  • 8 - Mark Wilson
  • 7 - Cardini
  • 6 - Harlan Tarbell
  • 5 - Doug Henning
  • 4 - Harry Blackstone, Sr.
  • 3 - David Copperfield
  • 2 - Dai Vernon
  • 1 - Harry Houdini
Related to Dec. 1999
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 4)
Simon Lovell Moments and Musings on Cardini
2000 142
Edwin A. Dawes 14. The Cardini Playing Cards
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Apr. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 4)
Joseph K. Schmidt Spring Peek during springing flourish, dated 1939
Related to 2000
Discoverie (Issue 4)
Cardini Spring Break holding break while springing, spelling trick application
Related to 2001 127
Cardini Coins making soft coins
Also published here 2002 9
Michael Close (reviewer) Cardini's Cards by Zanadu June 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 10)
Cardini Name-O-Card cutting to any named card
Related to 2003 296
Stuart P. Cramer In Person drawing and comments by Cramer on the following magicians:
  • Dai Vernon
  • Eugene Laurant
  • Herbert Leon Cope
  • Karl Germain
  • Carl Rosini
  • Harlowe R. Hoyt
  • Robert Harbin
  • Cardini
  • Winston Freer
  • George Bailey
  • John Mulholland
  • E. J. Moore
  • Paul Fleming
  • Jean de Jean
  • Eddie Tullock
  • Bert Allerton
  • Kuda Bux
  • Okito
  • Igor Kio
  • Joseph Dunninger
  • Russell Swann
  • J. B. Bobo
  • Stanley Jaks
  • George Jason
  • Doc Nixon
  • Bert Easley
  • Hardeen
  • Albert H. Jacques
  • John Nicholls Booth
  • John Grdina
  • Harry Blackstone
  • Dante
  • Albert Goshman
  • Jay Marshall
  • Ralph Emerson Powell
  • Al Saal
  • Walter Gibson
  • Russ Walsh
  • Harlan "Doc" Tarbell
  • Stuart P. Cramer
June 2003
Magic (Vol. 12 No. 10)
Cardini Snap Colour Change
2004 44
Cardini Card Rise From Envelope "Repeat Rising Card Mystery"
multi-phase routine with three cards in an envelope, one rises, envelope rises, and so on
2004 380
On Cardini quotes from newspapers
2004 381
Karl Fulves Database further comments and credit information on the referenced items, Vent Mental
Related to 2004 388
Cardini, Grace Ann Morgan The Cardini Multiple Shift overhand shuffle
Inspired byAlso published here 2004 45
Bob Ostin Multiple Coin Production from fingerpalm
Inspired by 2005 42
Doug Edwards, Cardini Cardini's Cut one-handed, with additional ideas
2006 50
Flick Change Cardini type
2006 10
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) Cardini: The Suave Deceiver by Cardini (written by John Fisher) July 2007
Genii (Vol. 70 No. 7)
Daniel Garcia Ego Change Color change of card on the deck
Inspired byAlso published here 2009 12
Cardini Cardini Multiple Shift overhand shuffle
2009 51
Miguel Ángel Gea Transferencia ingrávida transfer of coin from hand to hand, while glass is transferred
Related to 2009 36
Cardini Coin Softener making soft coins
Related toAlso published here 2010 170
Patrick Page God Bless Cardini gag to strike a match on the shoe
2011 288
Patrick Page Misdirection on Misdirection, story of Mike Skinner, Bobby Wonder, David Berglas, Channing Pollock, Cardini
Related to 2011 305
Cardini, Steve Beam Cardini Snap Color Change as a reversal of one card
2012 4
Doug Edwards, Billy O'Connor, Cardini Billy O'Connor's Instanto Deck how to build an Instanto deck, more ideas
Related to 2013 63
Cardini Cardini's Vanishing Stripe using Cardini / Peaux Deaux cards, strip of card fan disappears
2013 70
Jon Racherbaumer The Cardini Control on Cardini's Overhand Multiple Shift and related material
Related to 2016
Facsimile (Issue 5)
Justin Branch The Cardini/Branch Shuffle Cull injogging cards while removing others, those are then controlled with multiple shift
Inspired byAlso published here
  • "Progressive Card Magic" (1985)
Facsimile (Issue 5)
Grace Ann Morgan, Cardini The Cardini Multiple Shift
Inspired byAlso published here 2016
Facsimile (Issue 5)
Cardini Cardini Change
2018 20
Cardini Overhand Multiple Shift
2021 20
Ferrán Rizo El origen del mal - Cardini y Frakson on the relationship between Cardini and Frakson
Maese Coral (Issue 1)
Ricardo Rodriguez La ironia de los vivos muertos y los muertos vivos six rising cards, Tamariz variation of the Cardini gimmick
Related to 2021 167
Cardini Reverse Fan Comment from private lecture notes by P. Howard Lyons
2022 85
Edwin A. Dawes The Cardini Playing Cards on Cardini and the Peau Doux playing cards
Also published here
  • "The Magic Circular" Vol. 67 1973. P. 261-262.
2022 83
Cardini Cardini Change
2022 153