das verwandelte as \n no. 5, black aces and ace of diamonds shown, those three cards given to spectator, diamonds changed to hearts, pip covered by black aces so ace of hearts poses as diamonds, ace appears to be in the center which makes covering unclear \n unknown \n the three aces \n s. w. erdnase \n die unsichtbare wanderung \n unknown
1895
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the buatier palm \n \n buatier de kolta \n palming \n s. w. erdnase
1897
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The Buatier Palm

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new thought card sleights  first method \n fanning before the spectator's eyes \n william e. robinson \n d. by the gaze \n s. w. erdnase
1897
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New Thought Card Sleights  First Method

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new thought card sleights  third method \n springing from hand to hand \n william e. robinson \n b. by springing flourish \n s. w. erdnase
1897
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New Thought Card Sleights  Third Method

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thought reading extraordinary \n thought of card at thought of number up to ten \n unknown \n power of concentrated thought \n s. w. erdnase \n die geheimnisvolle verbindung \n unknown
1897
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Thought Reading Extraordinary

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85



preface \n \n s. w. erdnase \n observations \n steve forte
1902
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Preface

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introduction \n \n s. w. erdnase \n observations \n steve forte \n notes on erdnase \n roberto giobbi
1902
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Introduction

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professional secrets \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Professional Secrets

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hold outs \n information and opinion \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Hold Outs

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prepared cards \n information and opinion \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Prepared Cards

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confederacy \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Confederacy

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two methods of shuffling \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Two Methods of Shuffling

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primary accomplishments \n false shuffling and cutting \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Primary Accomplishments

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21



possibilities of the "blind" \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Possibilities of the "Blind"

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uniformity of action \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Uniformity of Action

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deportment \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Deportment

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display of ability \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Display of Ability

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greatest single accomplishment \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Greatest Single Accomplishment

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effect of suspicion \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Effect of Suspicion

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acquiring the art \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Acquiring the Art

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importance of details \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Importance of Details

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25



technical terms \n \n s. w. erdnase \n card table artifice \n steve forte
1902
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Technical Terms

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25



erdnase system of blind shuffles  position for shuffle \n \n s. w. erdnase \n overhand shuffles \n shane cobalt
1902
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Erdnase System of Blind Shuffles  Position for Shuffle

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blind shuffles  i. to retain top stock \n \n s. w. erdnase \n to retain top stock \n shane cobalt \n erdnase system of blind shuffles \n steve forte
1902
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Blind Shuffles  I. To Retain Top Stock

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ii. to retain top stock and shuffle whole deck \n \n s. w. erdnase \n to retain top stock and shuffle whole deck \n shane cobalt \n erdnase system of blind shuffles \n steve forte
1902
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II. To Retain Top Stock and Shuffle Whole Deck

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iii. to retain bottom stock and shuffle whole deck \n \n s. w. erdnase \n to retain the bottom stock and shuffle whole deck \n shane cobalt \n erdnase system of blind shuffles \n steve forte \n to retain the bottom stock and shuffle whole deck (p. 32) \n roberto giobbi
1902
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III. To Retain Bottom Stock and Shuffle Whole Deck

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erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts  i. to retain the top stock \n \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase aces \n harry riser \n riffle shuffles \n shane cobalt \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte
1902
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Erdnase System of Blind Riffles and Cuts  I. To Retain the Top Stock

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ii. to retain the bottom stock \n \n s. w. erdnase \n riffle shuffles \n shane cobalt \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte
1902
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II. To Retain the Bottom Stock

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ii. to retain the complete stock \n \n unknown \n to retain the complete stock \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte
1902
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II. To Retain the Complete Stock

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iii. to retain the top stock \n running cut with break \n unknown \n top stock control \n s. w. erdnase \n combinación del corte múltiple a un mano con el corte para retener el paquete superior de erdnase \n juan villarejo \n to retain the top stock \n s. w. erdnase \n to retain top stock without breaking stride \n shane cobalt \n erdnase false strips \n steve forte \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte
1902
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III. To Retain the Top Stock

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iv. to retain the bottom stock \n \n s. w. erdnase \n handling of false cuts and blinds \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n to retain the bottom stock \n s. w. erdnase \n to retain bottom stock without breaking stride \n shane cobalt \n erdnase false strips \n steve forte \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte
1902
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IV. To Retain the Bottom Stock

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v. to retain bottom stock. riffle ii and cut iv \n combination riffle and cuts \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte \n combination riffle and cuts  to retain bottom stock. riffle ii and cut iv \n roberto giobbi
1902
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V. To Retain Bottom Stock. Riffle II and Cut IV

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ii. to retain the complete stock \n \n s. w. erdnase \n cutting up \n tom gagnon \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts \n steve forte \n more options \n steve forte \n cy endfield's fourway slip cut  reconstruction \n justin higham \n cy endfield \n acting out erdnase \n justin higham
1902
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II. To Retain the Complete Stock

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ii. this is located by the jog \n for use after overhand shuffle \n s. w. erdnase \n to indicate the location for the cut \n steve forte
1902
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II. This is located by the jog

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bottom dealing \n featuring the erdnase grip \n s. w. erdnase \n the marnase bottom deal \n edward marlo \n unit movement for erdnase bottom deal \n edward marlo \n bottom fact \n karl fulves \n onehand erdnase \n karl fulves \n the bottom deal \n jack avis \n stop on a dime \n karl fulves \n bottom steal \n karl fulves \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase \n the bottom deal \n graham adams \n bottom dealing \n shane cobalt \n bottom dealing \n steve forte
1902
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Bottom Dealing

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52



top and bottom dealing with one hand \n using the erdnase bottom deal, also mention of stud bottom deal \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom dealing \n steve forte
1902
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Top and Bottom Dealing with One Hand

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second dealing \n two methods \n s. w. erdnase \n the side pushoff second \n s. w. erdnase \n edward marlo \n on the erdnase second deal \n s. w. erdnase \n roberto giobbi \n the second deal \n graham adams \n second dealing \n steve forte
1902
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Second Dealing

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58



ordinary methods of stocking, locating and securing \n different methods while toying with the deck \n s. w. erdnase \n method five: multiple cull \n roger crosthwaite \n method six: multiple cull \n roger crosthwaite \n gagnon stocks erdnase \n tom gagnon \n ordinary methods of stocking, locating and securing \n steve forte
1902
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Ordinary Methods of Stocking, Locating and Securing

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60



erdnase system of stock shuffling \n  twocard stock
 threecard stock
 fourcard stock
 fivecard stock
 twelvecard stockfor draw poker
 euchre stockfourhanded game1
 euchre stockfourhande game2 \n s. w. erdnase \n the expert at the card table \n bruce elliott \n s. w. erdnase \n gambling expose \n milton kort \n formula for erdnase shuffles \n s. w. erdnase \n frederick braue \n die echte erklärung \n christoph borer \n s. w. erdnase \n jack merlin \n five card stock leaving the cards at any desired numbers \n graham adams \n six card stock for any number of players \n graham adams \n seven card stock for any number of players \n graham adams \n marnese overhand stack \n edward marlo \n the erdnase system of stock shuffling \n steve forte
1902
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Erdnase System of Stock Shuffling

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the erdnase system of cull shuffling \n  to cull two cards
 to cull three cards
 to cull four cards
 to cull nine cards \n s. w. erdnase \n formula for erdnase shuffles \n s. w. erdnase \n frederick braue \n cull shuffling \n graham adams \n the erdnase system of cull shuffling \n steve forte
1902
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The Erdnase System of Cull Shuffling

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1902


78



the erdnase system of palming  top palm. first method \n \n s. w. erdnase \n on the erdnase system of palming \n s. w. erdnase \n roberto giobbi \n erdnase top palm, first method \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase two handed multiple card palm \n s. w. erdnase \n top palm  first method \n shane cobalt \n the erdnase system of palming \n steve forte \n turnover top palm \n ernest earick \n daley's modified erdnase top palm \n dr. jacob daley
1902
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The Erdnase System of Palming  Top Palm. First Method

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83



top palm. second method \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of palming \n steve forte
1902
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Top Palm. Second Method

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85



draw replacement \n deck drawn to table edge \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Draw Replacement

1902


86



bottom palm. first method \n with left little finger option \n s. w. erdnase \n notes on the erdnase bottom palm \n jack carpenter \n on the erdnase system of palming \n s. w. erdnase \n roberto giobbi \n change a la erdnase bottom palm \n s. w. erdnase \n the bottom palm \n john carney \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase bottom palm \n s. w. erdnase \n jörg alexander weber \n erdnase bottom palm handling \n dai vernon \n bottom palm handling \n jörg alexander weber \n bottom palm  first method \n shane cobalt \n bottom palm \n john galsworthy \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of palming \n steve forte \n the erdnase bottom palm \n dai vernon \n erdnase bottom palm variation \n aaron fisher \n daley's note \n dr. jacob daley
1902
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Bottom Palm. First Method

Related toVariations Bottom Palm Handling (Jörg Alexander Weber, 1991)
 The Bottom Palm (John Carney, S. W. Erdnase, 2002)
 Erdnase Bottom Palm (S. W. Erdnase, Jörg Alexander Weber, 2008)
 The Erdnase Bottom Palm (Dai Vernon, 2008)
 Erdnase Bottom Palm Variation (Aaron Fisher, 2009)
 Erdnase Bottom Palm Handling (Dai Vernon, 2018)
 Bottom Palm (John Galsworthy, S. W. Erdnase, 2020)

1902


86



bottom palm. second method \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of palming \n steve forte \n bottom palm. second method \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Bottom Palm. Second Method

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88



bottom palm replacement \n \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom palm replacement \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Bottom Palm Replacement

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90



bottom palm when cards are riffled \n almost tabled after riffle shuffle, two methods \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of palming \n steve forte
1902
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Bottom Palm When Cards Are Riffled

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90



top palm when cards are riffled \n after riffle shuffle \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Top Palm When Cards Are Riffled

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92



to maintain the bottom palm while dealing \n delaying its use \n s. w. erdnase \n to maintain the bottom palm while dealing \n steve forte
1902
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To Maintain the Bottom Palm While Dealing

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93



to hold the location of cut while dealing \n delaying a shift or similar action \n s. w. erdnase \n to hold the location of the cut while dealing \n steve forte
1902
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To Hold the Location of Cut while Dealing

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1902


94



shifts \n \n s. w. erdnase \n shifts \n steve forte
1902
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Shifts

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95



the erdnase shift. one hand \n \n s. w. erdnase \n covering erdnase \n charlie miller \n johnny's glimpse \n johnny thompson \n the erdnase one hand shift \n s. w. erdnase \n singlehanded slipcut \n felix farrell \n shifts \n steve forte \n revolution e \n dan buck \n dave buck \n erdnase go round \n dan buck \n dave buck \n erdnase one hand shift \n dai vernon
1902
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The Erdnase Shift. One Hand

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99



erdnase shift. two hands \n \n s. w. erdnase \n shifts \n steve forte
1902
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Erdnase Shift. Two Hands

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102



to ascertain the top cards while riffling and reserve them at bottom \n see elegant title, tabled double cut \n s. w. erdnase \n undercut transfer \n johnny thompson \n erdnase aces \n harry riser \n to ascertain the top cards while riffling and reserve them at bottom \n steve forte
1902
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To Ascertain the Top Cards while Riffling and Reserve them at Bottom

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103



mode of holding the hand \n how to hold the hand for poker playing \n s. w. erdnase \n mode of holding the hand \n steve forte
1902
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Mode of Holding the Hand

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104



skinning the hand \n to rearrange a heavy poker hand \n s. w. erdnase \n skinning the hand \n steve forte
1902
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Skinning the Hand

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106



small packet top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Small Packet Top Palm

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107



dealing without the cut \n dealing from half pack to avoid shift and simplify bottom deal \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Dealing Without the Cut

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109



the player without an ally \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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The Player without an Ally

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109



replacing the cut as before \n bold \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Replacing the Cut as Before

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110



holding out for the cut \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Holding Out for the Cut

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110



shifting the cut \n tips for the card table \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Shifting the Cut

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111



dealing too many \n dealing too many cards in a game, double deal is only hinted at \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Dealing Too Many

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112



crimping for the cut \n using crimp in a game, player cuts to crimp \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Crimping for the Cut

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113



replacing palm when cutting \n two for top, one for bottom \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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Replacing Palm When Cutting

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113



the short deck \n playing with a short deck, card table advantage \n s. w. erdnase \n the player without an ally \n steve forte
1902
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The Short Deck

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116



legerdemain \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Legerdemain

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125



the longitudinal shift \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the longitudinal "pass" \n s. w. erdnase \n longways shift \n steve forte \n the tudinallongi shift \n kyohei tatsukawa
1902
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The Longitudinal Shift

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130



the open shift \n color change mention on page 134 \n s. w. erdnase \n the open shift \n shane cobalt \n open production \n jerry sadowitz \n the open shift \n roberto giobbi
1902
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The Open Shift

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the s.w.e. shift \n color change mention on page 136 \n s. w. erdnase \n s.w.e. shift applications \n roberto giobbi \n ribbon spread double cut \n tom gagnon \n the s. w. e. shift \n shane cobalt \n fast s. w. e. \n steve forte \n expertalk: ernesto melero on the s.w.e. shift \n ernesto melero \n top card cover s.w.e. shift \n roger klause \n bruce's top card cover s.w.e. \n gordon bruce
1902
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The S.W.E. Shift

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the diagonal palmshift \n mention of top palm, bottom palm and multiple shift on page 141 \n s. w. erdnase \n diagonal palm shift \n paul chosse \n the diagonal palm shift \n s. w. erdnase \n kf note \n karl fulves \n a multiple card palm and steal utilizing the diagonal pushthrough method \n s. w. erdnase \n francis carlyle \n peeping palm \n dave buck \n erdnase + vernon \n karl fulves \n hoffmann + erdnase \n karl fulves \n diagonal palm fan \n edo huang \n center steal \n cy endfield \n the diagonal palm shift \n roger crosthwaite \n the diagonal palm shift \n graham adams \n the overhand dps \n benjamin earl \n the diagonal palmshift \n shane cobalt \n from the peek \n shane cobalt \n on the table \n shane cobalt \n as a false cut \n shane cobalt \n tps (tapered palm shift) \n ryan plunkett \n in the secret angle  the revolve diagonal palm shift \n helder guimarães \n the use of the little finger in positioning exactly the card in the palm \n vanni bossi \n the diagonal palm shift \n dai vernon \n the diagonal palm shift \n s. w. erdnase \n onehanded getready for the diagonal palm shift \n eric evans \n erdnase diagonal palm shift \n dai vernon \n diagonal palm shift (dps) \n alexander de cova \n sneaky palm shift \n tom stone \n prelude to dps \n r. paul wilson
1902
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The Diagonal PalmShift

Related toVariations A Multiple Card Palm and Steal Utilizing the Diagonal PushThrough Method (S. W. Erdnase, Francis Carlyle, 1975)
 The Use of the Little Finger in Positioning Exactly the Card in the Palm (Vanni Bossi, 1991)
 The Diagonal Palm Shift (Roger Crosthwaite, 1994)
 Diagonal Palm Shift (Paul Chosse, 1997)
 Erdnase + Vernon (Karl Fulves, 2003)
 Prelude to DPS (R. Paul Wilson, 2003 ca.)
 Sneaky Palm Shift (Tom Stone, 2004)
 The Diagonal Palm Shift (Dai Vernon, 2008)
 Peeping Palm (Dave Buck, 2011)
 Diagonal Palm Fan (Edo Huang, 2015)
 The Overhand DPS (Benjamin Earl, 2019)
 From The Peek (Shane Cobalt, 2019)
 On The Table (Shane Cobalt, 2019)
 As a False Cut (Shane Cobalt, 2019)
 In the Secret Angle  The Revolve Diagonal Palm Shift (Helder Guimarães, 2019)
 TPS (Tapered Palm Shift) (Ryan Plunkett, 2020)
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1902


137



the blind shuffle for securing selected card \n with palm off for a spectator shuffle \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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The Blind Shuffle For Securing Selected Card

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141



palming \n two methods
 without apparently touching the deck with right hand
 single card à la vernon's topping the deck \n s. w. erdnase \n the buatier palm \n buatier de kolta \n the erdnase top palm \n benjamin earl \n "topping the deck" \n dai vernon \n the erdnase connection \n jamy ian swiss
1902
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Palming

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transformations. two hands \n intro \n s. w. erdnase
1902
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Transformations. Two Hands

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151



first method \n "transformations. two hands"
houdini/erdnase change \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase sideways \n guy hollingworth \n draun's erdnase change \n steve draun \n nosejob \n tomas blomberg \n tom stone \n expertalk: jay sankey on the erdnase transformation \n jay sankey \n método 3 \n s. w. erdnase \n harry houdini \n bluff erdnase change \n justin higham
1902
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First Method

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fourth method \n "transformations. two hands"
handling variation of third method \n s. w. erdnase \n fourth method control/palm \n ben morrisrains
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Fourth Method

Variations

1902


153



sixth method \n "transformations. two hands"
featuring unusual palm \n s. w. erdnase \n fb side steal \n frederick braue \n my side steal \n carlos vaquera
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Sixth Method

Related toVariations

1902


154



second method \n "transformations. one hand"
onehanded, thumb pushes back card to the face \n s. w. erdnase \n one handed top to middle insert \n fredric p. lamazor
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Second Method

Variations

1902


158



methods for determining a card thought of \n intro \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Methods for Determining a Card Thought Of

1902


165



a. by the riffle \n "methods for determining a card thought of" \n s. w. erdnase \n psychological riffle force \n max malini \n erdnase method a \n roger crosthwaite
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

A. By the Riffle

Related toVariations

1902


166



b. by springing flourish \n "methods for determining a card thought of" \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase method b \n roger crosthwaite \n new thought card sleights  third method \n william e. robinson
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

B. By Springing Flourish

Related toVariations

1902


166



c. by the cut \n "methods for determining a card thought of"
spectator cuts while performer holds deck, remembers card, and replaces, performer picks up break \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase method c \n roger crosthwaite
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

C. By the Cut

Variations

1902


167



d. by the gaze \n "methods for determining a card thought of"
cards shown one by one, spectator's eyes are watched \n s. w. erdnase \n on the gaze selection method \n jean hugard \n frederick braue \n erdnase method d \n roger crosthwaite \n determination d \n r. paul wilson \n the gaze method  thinkacard \n roger crosthwaite \n "covertly" and reading erdnase closely \n dai vernon \n new thought card sleights  first method \n william e. robinson
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

D. By the Gaze

Related toVariations

1902


167



card tricks \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Card Tricks

1902


171



the exclusive coterie \n \n s. w. erdnase \n making the coterie even more exclusive \n jon racherbaumer \n the exclusive coterie \n roberto giobbi \n intro to the exclusive coterie \n roberto giobbi
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Exclusive Coterie

Related toVariations

1902


172



the divining rod \n blindfolded \n s. w. erdnase \n the divining brush \n kez dearmer \n the divining rod \n jon racherbaumer \n psychic dna \n david ben
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Divining Rod

Related toVariations

1902


174



the invisible flight \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the invisible flight \n roberto giobbi
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Invisible Flight

Related to

1902


177



tricks with the prearranged deck \n eight kings  set up explained with methods to calculate cards and their positions (applicable for any cyclic stack) \n s. w. erdnase \n thirty minute memorized deck \n allan ackerman \n s. w. erdnase \n the mem deck i prefer \n allan ackerman \n calculation method for eight kings & si stebbins \n s. w. erdnase \n allan ackerman
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Tricks with the Prearranged Deck

Related toVariations

1902


179



weighing cards \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Weighing Cards

1902


180



producing any card called for \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Producing Any Card Called For

1902


181



naming cards... \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Naming Cards...

1902


181



knowing position of any named card \n \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Knowing Position of any named Card

1902


182



the traveling cards \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the travelling cards \n jon racherbaumer \n the traveling cards \n roberto giobbi
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Traveling Cards

Related to

1902


185



the acrobatic jacks \n kind of cavorting aces \n s. w. erdnase \n the acrobatic jacks \n jon racherbaumer \n the jumping jacks \n t. page wright
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Acrobatic Jacks

Related toVariations

1902


191



a mindreading trick \n one out of four, "did you see your card already" and fishing \n s. w. erdnase \n a mindreading trick \n jon racherbaumer \n a wry gleaning trick \n allan ackerman \n an l. w. mindreading routine \n william larsen \n t. page wright \n out of sight  out of mind \n dai vernon
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

A MindReading Trick

Related toVariations

1902


194



power of concentrated thought \n number up to ten \n s. w. erdnase \n card and number divination \n unknown \n thought reading extraordinary \n unknown \n card at any number \n chan canasta \n scaan \n tom gagnon
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Power of Concentrated Thought

Related toVariations

1902


196



the card and handkerchief \n \n s. w. erdnase \n karte durch tuch \n christian scherer \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Card and Handkerchief

Variations

1902


198



the top and bottom production \n ladies looking glass \n s. w. erdnase
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Top and Bottom Production

1902


200



the three aces \n ace of hearts poses as diamonds, distributed aces are together after one cut \n s. w. erdnase \n das verwandelte as \n unknown \n ace delusion \n paul lepaul
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Three Aces

Related to

1902


202



the card and hat \n card to under hat \n s. w. erdnase \n predictable surprise \n john carney
1902
the expert at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

The Card and Hat

Variations

1902


204



the slipslide change \n houdini / erdnase color change \n s. w. erdnase \n harry houdini
1927/28
merlin's master manipulations
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini

The SlipSlide Change

1927/28


15



change a la erdnase bottom palm \n only description of the palm \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
1927/28
merlin's master manipulations
S. W. Erdnase

Change a la Erdnase Bottom Palm

Related to

1927/28


16



erdnase system of stock shuffling \n four cards, four players \n s. w. erdnase
1927/28
merlin at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase System of Stock Shuffling

1927/28


3



stacking formula as patter \n \n jack merlin \n die echte erklärung \n christoph borer \n s. w. erdnase \n jack merlin
1927/28
merlin at the card table
Jack Merlin

Stacking Formula as Patter

Related to

1927/28


3



five card stock leaving the cards at any desired numbers \n not necessarily for a poker deal \n graham adams \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

Five Card Stock Leaving the Cards at Any Desired Numbers

Inspired by

1931


7



six card stock for any number of players \n \n graham adams \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

Six Card Stock for Any Number of Players

Inspired by

1931


9



seven card stock for any number of players \n \n graham adams \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

Seven Card Stock for Any Number of Players

Variations

1931


9



cull shuffling \n \n graham adams \n the erdnase system of cull shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

Cull Shuffling

Inspired by

1931


10



the bottom deal \n photo illustrations \n graham adams \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

The Bottom Deal

Related to

1931


53



the second deal \n photo illustrations \n graham adams \n second dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

The Second Deal

Related to

1931


61



the diagonal palm shift \n photo illustrations \n graham adams \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1931
mr. s. w. erdnase — "his book"
Graham Adams

The Diagonal Palm Shift

Related to

1931


85



the "strip" cut shuffle substitute \n \n s. w. erdnase \n victor farelli
1933
farelli's card magic — part one
S. W. Erdnase, Victor Farelli

The "Strip" Cut Shuffle Substitute

1933


35



card and number divination \n up to ten, with outs (palmoff, transformation) \n unknown \n power of concentrated thought \n s. w. erdnase
1935
mental magic with cards

Card and Number Divination

Related to

1935


8



"culling" \n talks about how culling should be done, mentions louis nikola and how he stacks his deck during the course of another routine, also mentions erdnase's stock securing and cull shuffling \n victor farelli \n ordinary methods of stocking, locating and securing \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of cull shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1936
lend me your pack
Victor Farelli

"Culling"

Related to

1936


12



indetectable \n improvement (?) on dps \n tom bowyer \n s. w. erdnase \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1938
the jinx
Tom Bowyer, S. W. Erdnase

Indetectable

Inspired by

Jan. 1938


264



erdnase bottom deal \n \n s. w. erdnase
1940
expert card technique
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Bottom Deal

1940


29



erdnase injog shuffle \n top stock control, also as control of one selection \n s. w. erdnase
1940
12 tricks with a borrowed deck
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase InJog Shuffle

1940


3



"topping the deck" \n \n dai vernon \n the vernon top palm \n dai vernon \n roberto giobbi \n carlyle top palm replacement \n francis carlyle \n wrist turn top palm \n karl fulves \n gambler's top cop \n harry riser \n the erdnase top palm \n benjamin earl \n on the top palm \n dai vernon \n the top palm \n dai vernon \n palming \n s. w. erdnase \n top palm \n dai vernon \n topping the deck: the perfect move \n jamy ian swiss \n 1. con las dos manos \n vicente canuto \n dai vernon \n topping the deck \n dai vernon \n jamy ian swiss \n topping the deck \n dai vernon \n jamy ian swiss \n the erdnase connection \n jamy ian swiss \n flaws and fixes \n jamy ian swiss
1941/49
select secrets
Dai Vernon

"Topping The Deck"

Related to Palming (S. W. Erdnase, 1902)
 On the Top Palm (Dai Vernon, 1987)
 1. Con las Dos Manos (Vicente Canuto, Dai Vernon, 1993)
 The Vernon Top Palm (Dai Vernon, Roberto Giobbi, 2016)
 Carlyle Top Palm Replacement (Francis Carlyle, 2018)
 The Erdnase Top Palm (Benjamin Earl, 2019)
 Topping the Deck: The Perfect Move (Jamy Ian Swiss, 2022)
 Topping the Deck (Dai Vernon, Jamy Ian Swiss, 2022)
 Topping the Deck (Dai Vernon, Jamy Ian Swiss, 2023)
 The Erdnase Connection (Jamy Ian Swiss, 2023)
 Flaws and Fixes (Jamy Ian Swiss, 2023)
VariationsAlso published here

1941/49


7



on the gaze selection method \n see footnote, "secret of success" for one of erdnase's methods \n jean hugard \n frederick braue \n methods for determining a card thought of \n s. w. erdnase \n d. by the gaze \n s. w. erdnase
1942
prepared cards and accessories
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue

On the Gaze Selection Method

Inspired byRelated to

1942


13



the expert at the card table \n stacking three aces in a four hands game, modified erdnase system, openly shown \n bruce elliott \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase \n corrections on p. 28 \n the expert returns \n karl fulves \n the expert at the card table \n bruce elliott \n holecard play \n darwin ortiz
1942
the phoenix
Bruce Elliott, S. W. Erdnase

The Expert at the Card Table

Inspired byRelated toVariations

Apr. 1942


17



indetectable shiftpalm \n improvement (?) on dps \n tom bowyer \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1943
full deck of impromptu card tricks
Tom Bowyer

Indetectable ShiftPalm

Related to

1943


78



the expert at the card table \n enlarged edition with prof. hoffmann comments \n paul fleming \n s. w. erdnase
1946
the paul fleming book reviews — volume ii
Paul Fleming (reviewer)

The Expert at the Card Table

1946


15



the erdnase bottom palm \n brief \n s. w. erdnase
1948
the card expert entertains
S. W. Erdnase

The Erdnase Bottom Palm

1948


77



the bottom deal \n \n s. w. erdnase
1948
the card expert entertains
S. W. Erdnase

The Bottom Deal

1948


79



ace delusion \n ace of hearts poses as diamonds, spectators see through this, then it really is the diamond, sucker \n paul lepaul \n the three aces \n s. w. erdnase
1950
magical gems
Paul LePaul

Ace Delusion

Related to

1950


39



slip cut \n \n s. w. erdnase
1952
effective card magic
S. W. Erdnase

Slip Cut

1952


46



the bottom palm \n erdnase bottom palm \n s. w. erdnase
1954
handbook of card sleights
S. W. Erdnase

The Bottom Palm

1954


9



erdnase top stock shuffle \n \n s. w. erdnase
1954
handbook of card sleights
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Stock Shuffle

1954


17



center steal \n \n cy endfield \n tap to the top \n andy greget \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase \n the diagonal palm shift \n roger crosthwaite
1955
cy endfield's entertaining card magic — part iii
Cy Endfield

Center Steal

Related toVariations

1955


20



modified erdnase bottom deal grip \n for bottom palm application \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase
1957
the tabled palm
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase

Modified Erdnase Bottom Deal Grip

1957


28



gambling expose \n long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces \n milton kort \n koldex deluxe \n russell "rusduck" duck \n gee!! \n al baker \n cutting the aces \n dai vernon \n lin searles' "the card expert" \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1958
the cardiste
Milton Kort

Gambling Expose

Related to

May 1958


3



the side pushoff second \n \n s. w. erdnase \n edward marlo \n second dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1959
seconds, centers, bottoms
S. W. Erdnase, Edward Marlo

The Side PushOff Second

Related to

1959


41



handling of false cuts and blinds \n \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n iv. to retain the bottom stock \n s. w. erdnase
1959
riffle shuffle systems
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase

Handling Of False Cuts And Blinds

Inspired by

1959


2



out of sight  out of mind \n original handling \n dai vernon \n out of outs \n erik nordvall \n out of touch  out of date \n benjamin earl \n riffled oosoom \n jared kopf \n far out of sight \n bob king \n pickup glimpse finesse \n johnny thompson \n out of order \n jerry sadowitz \n out of sight, but not out of mind \n jared kopf \n a mindreading trick \n s. w. erdnase \n out of sight, out of mind  improved \n dai vernon \n thanks for the memories \n roy walton
1960
more inner secrets of card magic
Dai Vernon

Out of sight  out of mind

Inspired byRelated toVariations

1960


14



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1961
card switches
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1961


47



fifteen card trick routine  6 \n variation of hull's "mental discernment" starting with freely thought of card, distribution with erdnase's stock shuffle, oosoom \n charlie miller \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1961
the magic of charles earle miller
Charlie Miller

Fifteen Card Trick Routine  6

Inspired by

1961


15



fifteen card trick routine  7 \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the invisible flight \n s. w. erdnase
1961
the magic of charles earle miller
S. W. Erdnase

Fifteen Card Trick Routine  7

Inspired by

1961


19



erdnase bottom palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1967 ca.
legacy
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Bottom Palm

1967 ca.


5



erdnase break \n obtaining the break from fourth finger break \n s. w. erdnase \n edward marlo
1970
advanced fingertip control
S. W. Erdnase, Edward Marlo

Erdnase Break

1970


77



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1970
hierophant
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

Summer 1970


214



marnase false cut \n also as slip cut \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n the raised marnase false cut \n edward marlo \n combinull cuts \n edward marlo \n winnipeg false cut \n mel stover \n marnase false cut \n edward marlo \n tablecut (poker) \n steve forte \n marnase cut \n edward marlo
1971
kabbala — volume 1
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase

Marnase False Cut

Related toVariationsAlso published here

Apr. 1971


32



winnipeg false cut \n one simple cut \n mel stover \n the one, two, three winnipeg cut \n mel stover \n neil see \n the tabled winnipeg cut \n wesley james \n marnase false cut \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n das winnipegfalschabheben \n mel stover \n winnipeg cut \n mel stover
1972
million dollar card secrets
Mel Stover

Winnipeg False Cut

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1972


93



the expert at the card table \n stacking aces and selections \n bruce elliott \n the expert at the card table \n bruce elliott \n s. w. erdnase
1972
the living end
Bruce Elliott

The Expert at the Card Table

Inspired by

1972


85



daley's note \n no. 238
 injog preparation for erdnase bottom palm
 forward bevel to easily sight crimp on back side \n dr. jacob daley \n bottom palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
1972
jacob daley's notebooks
Dr. Jacob Daley

Daley's Note

Related to

1972


60



daley's modified erdnase top palm \n no. 347, avoiding finger movement \n dr. jacob daley \n the erdnase system of palming  top palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
1972
jacob daley's notebooks
Dr. Jacob Daley

Daley's Modified Erdnase Top Palm

Inspired by

1972


97



bottom palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1975
the magic of francis carlyle
S. W. Erdnase

Bottom Palm

1975


90



a multiple card palm and steal utilizing the diagonal pushthrough method \n dps with several cards \n s. w. erdnase \n francis carlyle \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1975
the magic of francis carlyle
S. W. Erdnase, Francis Carlyle

A Multiple Card Palm and Steal Utilizing the Diagonal PushThrough Method

Inspired by

1975


104



bottom palm replacement \n refinement
 the basic rotary movement
 the replacement
 the delayed replacement \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom palm replacement \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom palm replacement \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase
1976
kabbala — volume 3
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase

bottom palm replacement

Inspired byAlso published here

1976


155



verdnase break \n \n dai vernon \n s. w. erdnase
1977
larry jennings on card & coin handling
Dai Vernon, S. W. Erdnase

Verdnase Break

1977


32



the expert at the card table \n \n ross bertram \n s. w. erdnase
1978
magic and methods of ross bertram
Ross Bertram (reviewer)

The Expert at the Card Table

1978


59



the raised marnase false cut \n \n edward marlo \n marnase false cut \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

The Raised Marnase False Cut

Related to

1980


236



erdnasevernon overthrow \n \n s. w. erdnase \n dai vernon
1980
the three card monte as entertainment
S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon

ErdnaseVernon Overthrow

1980


9



bottom deal \n to hide different colored back \n s. w. erdnase \n dr. jacob daley
1981
sleights & swindles
S. W. Erdnase, Dr. Jacob Daley

Bottom Deal

1981


2



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1982
for your entertainment pleasure
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1982


26



the marnase bottom deal \n \n edward marlo \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1983
marlo without tears
Edward Marlo

The Marnase Bottom Deal

Inspired by

1983


16



unit movement for erdnase bottom deal \n \n edward marlo \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase \n new push out bottom deal \n edward marlo
1983
marlo without tears
Edward Marlo

Unit Movement for Erdnase Bottom Deal

Related to

1983


21



combinull cuts \n  first combinull cut
 second combinull cut \n edward marlo \n marnase false cut \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase
1983
marlo without tears
Edward Marlo

CombiNull Cuts

Inspired by

1983


73



full deck vanish \n extension \n john carney \n s. w. erdnase \n the card and handkerchief \n s. w. erdnase
1983
carney knowledge
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase

Full Deck Vanish

Inspired by

1983


39



open production \n flourish card in which card is suddenly projected \n jerry sadowitz \n the open shift \n s. w. erdnase \n "over and out" (gordon bruce, fifty years later, scottish conjurer's association)
1984
contemporary card magic
Jerry Sadowitz

Open Production

Inspired by

1984


31



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1985
the collected almanac
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

Winter 1985


382



houdini / erdnase transformation \n \n harry houdini \n s. w. erdnase
1985
lake tahoe card magic
Harry Houdini, S. W. Erdnase

Houdini / Erdnase Transformation

1985


23



card switch \n palmed card dropped on card on deck (1936) \n unknown \n sixth method \n s. w. erdnase
1985
the fred braue notebooks

Card Switch

Inspired by

1985


12



fb side steal \n "i think that this is the perfect pass, although i have used it only in the past week."
referenced erdnase palm from center (1936) \n frederick braue \n sixth method \n s. w. erdnase \n my side steal \n carlos vaquera
1985
the fred braue notebooks
Frederick Braue

FB Side Steal

Inspired byAlso published here

1985


12



formula for erdnase shuffles \n  stock shuffling (3 to five cards)
 cull shuffles (3 to four cards) \n s. w. erdnase \n frederick braue \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of cull shuffling \n s. w. erdnase
1985
the fred braue notebooks
S. W. Erdnase, Frederick Braue

Formula for Erdnase Shuffles

Related to

1985


21



diagonal palm shift \n \n s. w. erdnase
1986
the classic magic of larry jennings
S. W. Erdnase

Diagonal Palm Shift

1986


235



bottom palm (first method) \n \n s. w. erdnase
1987
neoclassics
S. W. Erdnase

Bottom Palm (first method)

1987


36



bottom palm replacement \n \n s. w. erdnase
1987
neoclassics
S. W. Erdnase

Bottom Palm Replacement

1987


38



erdnase break \n small packet \n s. w. erdnase \n john c. wagner
1987
the commercial magic of j.c. wagner
S. W. Erdnase, John C. Wagner

Erdnase Break

1987


34



predictable surprise \n prediction on napkin is correct, selection travels under napkin \n john carney \n predictable surprise \n john carney \n predictable surprise \n john carney \n the card and hat \n s. w. erdnase
1987
carney uncovered
John Carney

Predictable Surprise

Inspired byAlso published here

1987


7



erdnase top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1988
darwin ortiz at the card table
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm

1988


83



erdnase palm handling \n here with small packet \n s. w. erdnase \n josé carroll
1988
52 lovers
S. W. Erdnase, José Carroll

Erdnase Palm Handling

1988


51



marnese overhand stack \n combining erdnase and milk build \n edward marlo \n marnese overhand stack \n edward marlo \n erdnase system of stock shuffling \n s. w. erdnase \n method #7: the c+d stack \n lance caffrey
1988
marlo's magazine — volume 6
Edward Marlo

Marnese Overhand Stack

Inspired byRelated toAlso published here

1988


127



erdnase top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1988
magical arts journal
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm

1988


27



cutting up \n false cut, shifts bottom card to the top, tabled \n tom gagnon \n ii. to retain the complete stock \n s. w. erdnase
1988
the trapdoor — volume one
Tom Gagnon

Cutting Up

Inspired by

1988


389



the diagonal palm shift \n reprinted from reference \n s. w. erdnase \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1989
the multiple shift
S. W. Erdnase

The Diagonal Palm Shift

Also published here

1989


34



kf note \n on the diagonal palmshift \n karl fulves \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1989
the multiple shift
Karl Fulves

KF Note

Related to

1989


36



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1989
ascanio's favorites 1
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1989


1



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1990
ultra cervon
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1990


3



houdini/erdnase transformation \n \n harry houdini \n john carney \n s. w. erdnase \n dai vernon
1991
carneycopia
Harry Houdini, John Carney, S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon

Houdini/Erdnase Transformation

1991


67



diagonal palm shift alternative \n delayed handling \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1991
the olram file
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase

Diagonal Palm Shift Alternative

Inspired by

July 1991


3



erdnase top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1991
avantgarde magic
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm

Aug./Sep. 1991


23



diagonal palm shift \n described coming from automatic jog control \n roger klause \n s. w. erdnase
1991
roger klause: in concert
Roger Klause, S. W. Erdnase

Diagonal Palm Shift

1991


163



bottom palm handling \n starting with deck in right hand, erdnase break \n jörg alexander weber \n bottom palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
1991
hardcore
Jörg Alexander Weber

Bottom Palm Handling

Inspired by

1991


55



the use of the little finger in positioning exactly the card in the palm \n on the little finger for the dps \n vanni bossi \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1991
escorial 1991 — the erdnase year
Vanni Bossi

The Use of the Little Finger in Positioning Exactly the Card in the Palm

Inspired by

1991


6



the man who was erdnase \n \n david britland \n s. w. erdnase \n jeff busby \n bart whaley
1991
opus
David Britland (reviewer)

The Man Who Was Erdnase

Aug. 1991


9



the jumping jacks \n cavorting aces combined with leipzig's slap aces \n t. page wright \n sixth method \n nate leipzig \n the acrobatic jacks \n s. w. erdnase
1991
page wright's manuscript
T. Page Wright

The Jumping Jacks

Inspired by

1991


77



an l. w. mindreading routine \n threepart routine, third part set up during first part
 peeked card divined
 erdnase's "a mindreading trick"
 repeat with different method \n william larsen \n t. page wright \n a mindreading trick \n s. w. erdnase
1991
page wright's manuscript
William Larsen, T. Page Wright

An L. W. Mindreading Routine

Related to

1991


289



square paper \n comments on s. w. erdnase and his book \n karl fulves
1991
swindle sheet
Karl Fulves

Square Paper

1991


86



the man who was erdnase \n \n karl fulves \n s. w. erdnase \n jeff busby \n bart whaley
1991
nerdnase
Karl Fulves (reviewer)

The Man Who Was Erdnase

1991


1



s.w.e. shift \n detailed description, also as top blockcover pass (see p. 155f) \n s. w. erdnase \n chris kenner
1992
totally out of control
S. W. Erdnase, Chris Kenner

S.W.E. Shift

1992


153



houdini/erdnase transformation as vanish \n \n harry houdini \n s. w. erdnase
1992
the collected almanac
Harry Houdini, S. W. Erdnase

Houdini/Erdnase Transformation as Vanish

1992


xl



notes on the erdnase bottom palm \n notes \n jack carpenter \n bottom palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
1992
modus operandi
Jack Carpenter

Notes on the Erdnase Bottom Palm

Inspired by

1992


32



deep erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1992
modus operandi
S. W. Erdnase

Deep Erdnase Break

1992


42



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1992
modus operandi
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1992


91



notes on the stud bottom deal \n extension of erdnase's technique \n jack carpenter \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1992
modus operandi
Jack Carpenter

Notes on the Stud Bottom Deal

Inspired by

1992


137



bluff erdnase change \n for magicians \n justin higham \n the double erdnase change \n jon racherbaumer \n first method \n s. w. erdnase
1992
technotes
Justin Higham

Bluff Erdnase Change

Related to

Apr. 1992


19



erdnase break \n barely described \n s. w. erdnase
1993
by forces unseen
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1993


19



turnover top palm \n the erdnase top palm (see reference) adapted into the turning over of the deck \n ernest earick \n the erdnase system of palming  top palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
1993
by forces unseen
Ernest Earick

Turnover Top Palm

Inspired by

1993


42



diagonal palm shift, delayed handling \n \n ernest earick \n s. w. erdnase
1993
by forces unseen
Ernest Earick, S. W. Erdnase

Diagonal Palm Shift, Delayed Handling

1993


92



the erdnase bottom palm \n \n s. w. erdnase \n michael close
1993
workers number 3
S. W. Erdnase, Michael Close

The Erdnase Bottom Palm

1993


48



カラーチェンジ \n (color change) erdnase color change \n s. w. erdnase
1993
larry jennings's card technique
S. W. Erdnase

カラーチェンジ

1993


130



stop on a dime \n spectator stops during faceup deal, then a coin vanishes and appears next to the card, erdnase bottom deal with a coin \n karl fulves \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1993
card file
Karl Fulves

Stop on a Dime

Inspired by

1993


232



bottom steal \n \n karl fulves \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1993
card file
Karl Fulves

Bottom Steal

Inspired by

1993


234



bottom dealing \n abbreviated description \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1993
card file
S. W. Erdnase

Bottom Dealing

Also published here

1993


235



bottom palm. second method \n brief \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom palm. second method \n s. w. erdnase
1993
the charlatan's handbook
S. W. Erdnase

Bottom Palm. Second Method

Also published here

1993


167



con el meñique izquierdo \n erdnase method number 1, for multiple cards \n vicente canuto \n s. w. erdnase
1993
cartomagia fundamental
Vicente Canuto, S. W. Erdnase

Con el Meñique Izquierdo

1993


171



2. método de erdnase para una o varias cartas, con el meñique derecho \n erdnase bottom palm \n s. w. erdnase
1993
cartomagia fundamental
S. W. Erdnase

2. Método de Erdnase Para Una o Varias Cartas, con el Meñique Derecho

1993


277



método 3 \n houdini/erdnase change, outjogged \n s. w. erdnase \n harry houdini \n first method \n s. w. erdnase
1993
cartomagia fundamental
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini

Método 3

Also published here

1993


316



perfect palindrome \n "s. w. erdnase? he's andrews!" \n philip t. goldstein
1994
verbatim
Philip T. Goldstein

Perfect Palindrome

1994


146



erdnase method a \n "technical roots" \n roger crosthwaite \n research in "the man who was erdnase" \n kinetoscopic force \n l'homme masqué \n a. by the riffle \n s. w. erdnase \n thinkacard \n roger crosthwaite
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

Erdnase Method A

Inspired byRelated to

1994


48



erdnase method b \n "technical roots"
springing faceup with short pause, credit information \n roger crosthwaite \n b. by springing flourish \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

Erdnase Method B

Inspired by

1994


52



erdnase method c \n "technical roots" \n roger crosthwaite \n c. by the cut \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

Erdnase Method C

Inspired by

1994


54



erdnase method d \n "technical roots"
by the gaze, see following entries, credit information \n roger crosthwaite \n d. by the gaze \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

Erdnase Method D

Inspired by

1994


55



the gaze method  thinkacard \n cards spread through with the faces towards the spectator, observing the spectator's eyes \n roger crosthwaite \n the gaze method \n roger crosthwaite \n d. by the gaze \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

The Gaze Method  ThinkaCard

Inspired byRelated to

1994


55



the diagonal palm shift \n "a tribute to lewis ganson" \n roger crosthwaite \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase \n center steal \n cy endfield \n the diagonal palm shift \n roger crosthwaite
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

The Diagonal Palm Shift

Inspired byRelated toAlso published here

1994


119



method five: multiple cull \n deck faceup in dealing position, left thumb riffles, desired cards jogged and controlled \n roger crosthwaite \n ordinary methods of stocking, locating and securing \n s. w. erdnase \n the pushthru shift \n edward marlo
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

Method Five: Multiple Cull

Inspired by

1994


130



method six: multiple cull \n deck faceup in dealing position, left thumb riffles, desired cards jogged and controlled \n roger crosthwaite \n ordinary methods of stocking, locating and securing \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
Roger Crosthwaite

Method Six: Multiple Cull

Inspired by

1994


131



the bottom deal \n comments on the erdnase bottom deal \n jack avis \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
Jack Avis

The Bottom Deal

Inspired by

1994


187



erdnase squaring action \n after riffle shuffle \n s. w. erdnase
1994
roger's thesaurus
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Squaring Action

1994


231



to retain the complete stock \n \n s. w. erdnase
1995
new card control systems
S. W. Erdnase

To retain the complete stock

1995


10



top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
1995
cardshark
S. W. Erdnase

Top Palm

1995


36



squaring after the shuffle \n \n s. w. erdnase
1995
card college — volume 1
S. W. Erdnase

Squaring after the Shuffle

1995


107



bottom fact \n using erdnase bottom deal as getready for strike bottom \n karl fulves \n bottom dealing \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom facts \n karl fulves
1995
underworld
Karl Fulves

Bottom Fact

Inspired byRelated to

1995


12



singlehanded slipcut \n using "the erdnase shift. one hand" \n felix farrell \n the erdnase shift. one hand \n s. w. erdnase
1995
aus dem effeff...
Felix Farrell

SingleHanded SlipCut

Inspired by

1995


83



topcard riffle shuffle glimpse \n \n s. w. erdnase
1996
card college — volume 2
S. W. Erdnase

Topcard Riffle Shuffle Glimpse

1996


356



affasgaffas false cut \n \n s. w. erdnase \n frank garcia \n greek ancestor \n dai vernon
1996
card college — volume 2
S. W. Erdnase, Frank Garcia

Affasgaffas False Cut

Related to

1996


391



palm change \n \n adrian plate \n s. w. erdnase
1996
the looking glass
Adrian Plate, S. W. Erdnase

Palm Change

Winter 1996


21



diagonal palm shift \n \n s. w. erdnase
1996
classic sampler
S. W. Erdnase

Diagonal Palm Shift

1996


24



erdnase top palm \n very brief \n s. w. erdnase
1996
classic sampler
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm

1996


57



erdnase color change variation \n also houdini change, spelled erdinase \n s. w. erdnase \n howard schwarzman
1996
miracle material
S. W. Erdnase, Howard Schwarzman

Erdnase Color Change Variation

1996


17



erdnase color change \n variation, also houdini change, spelled erdinse change \n s. w. erdnase \n unknown
1996
miracle material
S. W. Erdnase,

Erdnase Color Change

1996


37



erdnase aces \n tabled oneatatime ace production, using riffle shuffle work from erdnase \n harry riser \n erdnase system of blind riffles and cuts  i. to retain the top stock \n s. w. erdnase \n to ascertain the top cards while riffling and reserve them at bottom \n s. w. erdnase \n quick erdnase aces \n harry riser
1996
the feints and temps of harry riser
Harry Riser

Erdnase Aces

Inspired byVariations

1996


52



greek ancestor \n \n dai vernon \n the aronson stripout \n simon aronson \n attribution retribution \n jon racherbaumer \n affasgaffas false cut \n frank garcia \n affasgaffas false cut \n s. w. erdnase \n frank garcia
1996
magic
Dai Vernon

Greek Ancestor

Related to

Sep. 1996


76



verdnase break \n \n dai vernon \n s. w. erdnase
1997
jennings '67
Dai Vernon, S. W. Erdnase

Verdnase Break

1997


30



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1997
the expert's portfolio no. 1
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1997


20



marnase false cut \n \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase \n marnase false cut \n edward marlo \n s. w. erdnase
1997
the card magic of nick trost
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase

Marnase False Cut

Related to

1997


317



diagonal palm shift \n getting into it from having a card selected from a spread \n paul chosse \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1997
l.i.n.t. — pocket stuff for closeup magicians
Paul Chosse

Diagonal Palm Shift

Inspired by

1997


14



karte durch tuch \n no palming method for card through handkerchief \n christian scherer \n s. w. erdnase \n the card and handkerchief \n s. w. erdnase
1997
karten à la carte
Christian Scherer, S. W. Erdnase

Karte durch Tuch

Inspired by

1997


27



transformations, two hands, first method \n \n s. w. erdnase
1998
the book
S. W. Erdnase

Transformations, Two Hands, First Method

1998


82



the erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1998
card college — volume 3
S. W. Erdnase

The Erdnase Break

1998


534



a combination false shuffle and cut \n \n s. w. erdnase
1998
card college — volume 3
S. W. Erdnase

A Combination False Shuffle and Cut

1998


646



replacing palmed cards on the bottom of the deck \n \n s. w. erdnase
1998
card college — volume 3
S. W. Erdnase

Replacing Palmed Cards on the Bottom of the Deck

1998


729



the diagonal palm shift \n \n s. w. erdnase \n dai vernon
1998
card college — volume 3
S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon

The Diagonal Palm shift

1998


767



erdnase break \n \n s. w. erdnase
1999
classic handlings
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Break

1999


7



bottom palm \n \n s. w. erdnase \n dai vernon \n vernon bottom palm in "revelations"
1999
closeup & personal
S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon

Bottom Palm

Related to Vernon Bottom Palm in "Revelations"

1999


101



the longitudinal "pass" \n no. 24, brief \n s. w. erdnase \n the longitudinal shift \n s. w. erdnase
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
S. W. Erdnase

The Longitudinal "Pass"

Also published here

1999


309



cy endfield's fourway slip cut  reconstruction \n \n justin higham \n cy endfield \n ii. to retain the complete stock \n s. w. erdnase
1999
collected card notes
Justin Higham, Cy Endfield

Cy Endfield's FourWay Slip Cut  Reconstruction

Inspired by

1999


60



onehanded getready for the diagonal palm shift \n onehanded getready for dps from break \n eric evans \n ernie and bruce meet with erdnase at my place (or the ohdps) \n s. w. erdnase \n eric evans \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
1999
onyx
Eric Evans

OneHanded GetReady for the Diagonal Palm Shift

Related toAlso published here

Dec. 1999


30



draun's erdnase change \n handling for houdini/erdnase change \n steve draun \n first method \n s. w. erdnase
1999
cyber sessions
Steve Draun

Draun's Erdnase Change

Inspired by

1999


77



one handed top to middle insert \n top card inserted into center onehanded \n fredric p. lamazor \n second method \n s. w. erdnase
1999
card sleight of hand innovations and improvements
Fredric P. Lamazor

One Handed Top to Middle Insert

Inspired by

1999


14



the erdnase cull shuffle \n for three cards \n s. w. erdnase
2000
card college — volume 4
S. W. Erdnase

The Erdnase Cull Shuffle

2000


907



the erdnase stack shuffle \n for five cards \n s. w. erdnase \n darwin ortiz
2000
card college — volume 4
S. W. Erdnase, Darwin Ortiz

The Erdnase Stack Shuffle

2000


915



erdnase bottom palm \n \n s. w. erdnase \n barry price \n bottom palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
2000
palming: for the terrified
S. W. Erdnase, Barry Price

Erdnase Bottom Palm

Related to

2000


6



erdnase diagonal palm shift \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
2000
palming: for the terrified
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift

Related to

2000


20



card at any number \n number up to ten \n chan canasta \n power of concentrated thought \n s. w. erdnase
2000
chan canasta — a remarkable man
Chan Canasta

Card at Any Number

Related to

2000


93



four card stock shuffle \n with presentational idea by merlin \n s. w. erdnase \n jack merlin
2001
jiggery pokery
S. W. Erdnase, Jack Merlin

Four Card Stock Shuffle

2001


7



erdnase two handed multiple card palm \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of palming  top palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
2001
rebel without a pause
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Two Handed Multiple Card Palm

Related to

2001


3



another look at erdnase's the expert at the card table \n \n steve forte \n s. w. erdnase
2001
genii
Steve Forte (reviewer)

Another Look at Erdnase's The Expert at the Card Table

June 2001


70



diagonal palm shift \n \n s. w. erdnase
2001
desouza's deceptions
S. W. Erdnase

Diagonal Palm Shift

2001


104



erdnase top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
2001
magic
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm

Feb. 2001


72



overhand stock shuffle \n \n s. w. erdnase \n aaron fisher
2002
the paper engine
S. W. Erdnase, Aaron Fisher

Overhand Stock Shuffle

2002


116



erdnase shuffle \n four cards, brief \n s. w. erdnase
2002
scams & fantasies with cards
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Shuffle

2002


49



erdnase top palm \n \n s. w. erdnase
2002
scams & fantasies with cards
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm

2002


77



palm change steal \n \n s. w. erdnase \n darwin ortiz
2002
scams & fantasies with cards
S. W. Erdnase, Darwin Ortiz

Palm Change Steal

2002


115



erdnase top palm, first method \n \n s. w. erdnase \n the erdnase system of palming  top palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
2002
the book of secrets
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Top Palm, First Method

Related to

2002


57



the bottom palm \n \n john carney \n s. w. erdnase \n bottom palm. first method \n s. w. erdnase
2002
the book of secrets
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase

The Bottom Palm

Inspired by

2002


61



the erdnase diagonal palmshift \n rear insertion \n john carney \n s. w. erdnase \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
2002
the book of secrets
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase

The Erdnase Diagonal PalmShift

Related to

2002


66



sixth transformation \n \n s. w. erdnase \n transformations. two hands \n s. w. erdnase \n unknown
2002
the book of secrets
S. W. Erdnase

Sixth Transformation

Related to

2002


184



expertalk: jay sankey on the erdnase transformation \n \n jay sankey \n expertalk: jay sankey on the erdnase transformation \n jay sankey \n first method \n s. w. erdnase
2002
magic
Jay Sankey

Expertalk: Jay Sankey on the Erdnase Transformation

Inspired byAlso published here

Jan. 2002


76



erdnase bottom palm \n brief \n s. w. erdnase
2003
tricks
S. W. Erdnase

Erdnase Bottom Palm

2003


155



erdnase color change \n \n s. w. erdnase \n harry houdini
2003
twenty years of magic
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini

Erdnase Color Change

2003


28



erdnase + vernon \n sliding block multiple shift applied to diagonal palm shift \n karl fulves \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase \n multiple card pass \n dai vernon
2003
off the books
Karl Fulves

Erdnase + Vernon

Inspired by

2003


180



hoffmann + erdnase \n connecting multiple shift, diagonal palm shift and false shuffles \n karl fulves \n to make a "false shuffle"  ninth method \n unknown \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
2003
off the books
Karl Fulves

Hoffmann + Erdnase

Related to

2003


184



the expert at the card table \n some quotes from erdnase
 uniformity of action
 deportment
 display of ability
 importance of details
 erdnase quotations on presentation \n s. w. erdnase
2003
it's a matter of style
S. W. Erdnase

The Expert at the Card Table

2003


41



ruse, artifice, and subterfuge at the card table \n \n jamy ian swiss \n s. w. erdnase
2003
genii
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer)

Ruse, Artifice, and Subterfuge at the Card Table

May 2003


92



revolution e \n with revolution flourish \n dan buck \n dave buck \n the erdnase shift. one hand \n s. w. erdnase \n erdnase go round \n dan buck \n dave buck
2003
genii
Dan Buck, Dave Buck

Revolution E

Inspired byVariations

Oct. 2003


53



the expert at the card table  centennial edition \n michael cranick booksellers \n michael close \n s. w. erdnase
2003
magic
Michael Close (reviewer)

The Expert at the Card Table  Centennial Edition

May 2003


29



prelude to dps \n getinto from fan, with allaround squareup with angle jog \n r. paul wilson \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
2003 ca.
a mechanical fan steal
R. Paul Wilson

Prelude to DPS

Inspired by

2003 ca.


17



sneaky palm shift \n double inserted into center, bottom card of double secretly palmed into left hand \n tom stone \n the diagonal palmshift \n s. w. erdnase
2004
a bite, my dear?
Tom Stone

Sneaky Palm Shift

Inspired by

2004


8



tabled multiple shift \n \n ross bertram \n david ben \n s. w. erdnase
2005
the penumbra
Ross Bertram, David Ben, S. W. Erdnase

Tabled Multiple Shift

Oct. 2005


12



erdnase quotat 