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Sam Leo Horowitz A Psychological Discovery two-pile-stop trick with Eight/Nine alternating set-upRelated toVariationsAlso published here Greater Magic 549
Dr. Ford Rogers Rogers' Ever Ready Forcing Pack short forcing cards glued on long indifferent cardsRelated toVariations Greater Magic 451
Unknown Poker jonah card principle, briefRelated to Card Control 103
Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah cardRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 168) 672
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker dealRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 681
Henry Christ Henry Christ's Fabulous Ace Routine Variations Professional Card Magic 48
Karl Fulves Self-Duplicating Set-ups exotic principle in which sequences are duplicated in a random outjog-sorting procedureRelated toVariationsAlso published here Epilogue (Issue 3) 19
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #3 Related to Reputation-Makers 56
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Don Costello The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers with four Kings kicker and storyInspired byVariations Reputation-Makers 11
Jerry Mentzer Jazz Combo mentioning the combination of Jazz Aces with Elevator Aces, Oil and Water, ...Related to Card Cavalcade II 131
Edward Marlo The Synchronized Clock card at chosen Hour matches with valueRelated to Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 174
Bob Farmer Hamman Count - Farmer Method Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 10) 420
Eric Mason Caboodle 5/4 count, showing them all as double backersRelated to Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 1) 461
Bob Farmer, Bert Allerton, Jerry Mentzer Jazz Pieces - Body & Soul a red and a black jumbo card are cut into four pieces, the pieces change places, oil and water, missing part of the description is published in "Jazz Pieces"Related to Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 2) 476
Bob Farmer Cabungle alternate handling, with application for packet ambitious card sequenceInspired by Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 5) 511
Bob Farmer Jazz Pieces missing part of text and illustrationsInspired by Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 5) 512
Bob Farmer, Bill Simon Twisting, Turning, Extending and Otherwise Molesting the Aces card is stretched, then one by one reverses Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 9) 572
Alex Elmsley, Bob Farmer False Count four cards, hiding two faces Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 9) 572
Daryl Martinez Double-Dazzling Triumph two selections, deck shuffled face up into face down, two cards are reversed, indicator cards to find selections, then deck is separated into red and black cardsVariations Double-Dazzling Triumph 1
Bob Farmer Rate Of Exchange routine for two-copper-one-silver set, starting clean Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 10) 404
Karl Fulves, Charles T. Jordan, Joseph Ovette, U. F. Grant The Buddha Bet "can you see your suit/value... here?", set-upInspired byRelated to Fourcast 12
Bob Farmer Reversatility method for facing the deck or reversing cards at center:
- To reverse a card
- Without a tabletop
- To reverse a card at a known position
- To reverse cards throughout the deck
- To reverse a card in a packet
Best of Friends 386
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves 31 Plus Ace through Six used, spectator choses three and performer takes other three, they call their numbers and whoever adds to 31 winsRelated toVariations Six Impromptu Card Tricks 17
Bob Farmer Close Quarters Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 615
Bob Farmer, Al Schneider Pick-Up Move Variation as a transfer steal Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 616
Bob Farmer Double-Dazzling Slop Shuffle Triumph two selections, deck shuffled face up into face down, two cards are reversed, indicator cards to find selections, then deck is separated into red and black cardsInspired by Fork Full of Appetizers 15
Bob Farmer Triumph Display in the hands Fork Full of Appetizers 17
Bob Farmer The Twirl Spread spreading a small packet while hiding cards Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 12) 709
Harry Lorayne Bob Farmer mini bio Best of Friends 385
Bob Farmer Jadoo telephone book test with specially composed telephone directory Epoptica (Issue 3) 170
Bob Farmer Gambo Magique Inspired byRelated to Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 82
Bob Farmer Transfer Cut from bottom to center, tripple cut in the handsInspired by Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 83
Bob Farmer Swivel Slip Cut several cards from top to centerRelated to
  • Doug Edwards' "Cardmania", same idea
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 84
Bob Farmer Wild Card Monte wild card routine with monte presentation Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 316
Bob Farmer Clip Miracle Monte variation of Takagi's "Miracle Monte" with paper clip Epoptica (Issue 6) 393
Bob Farmer Credit Card Stretch idea The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 28, 29 & 30) 307
Bob Farmer The Packet Transfer (PAT) Switch versatile switch on top of deck without breaks
- PAT Switch I: for partial packet switches
- PAT Switch II: for complete packet switch
Related to Best of Friends - Volume II 415
Bob Farmer To Add 1 Card, Subtract None PAT Switch variation Best of Friends - Volume II 420
Bob Farmer To Switch One Card Of 3 (Add 1, Subtract 1) PAT Switch variation Best of Friends - Volume II 420
Bob Farmer A Face-Up Switch PAT Switch variation Best of Friends - Volume II 421
Bob Farmer, Frederick Braue Braue Add-On Handling PAT Switch application Best of Friends - Volume II 421
Bob Farmer Ambiguous Snake Of A Thousand Laughs three cards transform multiple times, ungaffed Best of Friends - Volume II 423
Bob Farmer Mixdemeanor 4&4, oil & water in reverse Best of Friends - Volume II 430
Robert D. Michaels, David Ben, Michael Close, Bob Farmer, Michael Weber Invisible Triumph rough smooth, for credit information see referenceRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 5) 1207
Bob Farmer Deep Throte small packet divination routine with stack and reverse faros, three selections Epoptica (Issue 8) 470
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Deja Voodoo by Bob Farmer Epoptica (Issue 12) 554
Bob Farmer Introduction Tsunami 2
Bob Farmer Stacked Deck Version spectator thinks of a card from half the deck, performer makes some statements and bets money, then five cards are put on table, spectator's card is among them and the other cards complete a good poker handRelated toVariationsAlso published here Tsunami 2
Bob Farmer Special Deck Version same effect, duplicates in deckAlso published here Tsunami 6
Bob Farmer Impromptu Version spectator shuffles deck and think of the highest of five random cards, performer places poker hand on table, it is a Royal Flush that contains thought-of cardVariationsAlso published here Tsunami 7
Bob Farmer Pentacle Force forcing a Ten to Ace value on spectatorRelated toAlso published here Tsunami 9
Bob Farmer You Can Lead a Gift Horse to Water But You Can't Look in its Mouth different way to end the previous tricks, with only the selectionAlso published here Tsunami 11
Bob Farmer, Howard Lyons Five Card Versions "One No Is Once Enough Is Not Enough"
spectator thinks of one of five cards, majority fishing (one no)
Also published here Tsunami 12
Bob Farmer Impromptu Impromptu Version "One One No Is Once Enough Is Not Enough Is Not Enough"
one of five cards
Also published here Tsunami 15
Bob Farmer 220 Count Location Simplified Related toAlso published here Tsunami 16
Bob Farmer High Card Force five spectators remove cards from portions of the deck, then another spectator the highest one of those, card is forcedAlso published here Tsunami 17
Bob Farmer Finesse further ideas
1. Koran 101 Strategy
2. Character of Questions
3. Five Piles
4. Overcon (ten-card stack for majority fishing with two nos)
5. Credits (for one-no fishing)
Related toAlso published here Tsunami 17
Max Maven Mesmeric Revelations: Quoting The Maven Semaphore suggestionsInspired byAlso published here Tsunami 19
Bob Farmer, Tom Ransom Chart #1 & Chart #2 Tsunami 20
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Tsunami by Bob Farmer Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 2) 3
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Tsunami by Bob Farmer Epoptica (Issue 11) 525
Karl Fulves What From Whom credit discussions
- Bob Farmer's "Tsunami"
- Gaetan Bloom's "Visible Monte"
- "Jumbo Mondo Monte"
- response to "Shuffle Off" manuscript
- Flip Flap by The Magic Hands
Related to Interlocutor (Issue 51) 244
Bob Farmer Deja Voodoo card named, word "impossible" looked up in dictionary, selection is written next to it, long-short pagesVariations Deja Voodoo 1
Gary Ouellet The Touch Force Variations Close Up Illusions 171
John Bannon, Bob Farmer Clock O'Doom clock trick with small packet triumph sequence, selection travels from packet to deck, inspired by Bob Farmer's "Hand O'Doom", see Racherbaumer reference for credit informationRelated to Smoke and Mirrors 20
John Bannon "Double No" Fishing Binary-Majority Sort in Bob Farmer's terminology Smoke and Mirrors 54
Bob Farmer Overcon two cards thought of from fanned deck and then divined New Sorcerer (Vol. 1, No. 2) 19
Bob Farmer Push-In Unload Prinzipien in der Praxis 24
Bob Farmer Push-In Unload Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 6) 4
Bob Farmer Cheating: Sacred Heritage & Your New Hobby Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 1
Bob Farmer Where to get Marked Cards, Loaded Dice and Double-Headed Coins Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 4
Bob Farmer Double-Headed Coins bar bets with double-headed coins
- Con of the Realm
- Pocket Change
- Two Heads are Better than One
- Two Out of Three Ain't Bad
- None out of Three
- Two out of Three Ain't Badder
- Heads I Win, Tails You Lose
Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 6
Bob Farmer Marked Cards general comments Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 14
Bob Farmer Ten Cards, Twenty Fingers, Unlimited Cash marked Jonah, optional stripper deck to take the set out after an honest shuffle of the deck Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 15
Bob Farmer The Game of 31 Ace through Six on table, numbers added until in turn until 31 is reached, performer always winsRelated to Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 18
Bob Farmer Svengali Monte monte type betting routine with the deck cut into three piles, optional clean ending Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 22
Bob Farmer, Theodore DeLand Two-Card Monte Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 27
Bob Farmer Three-Card Monte with gaff/flap Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 28
Bob Farmer Loaded Dice bets with loaded and mis-spotted dice
- 7-11 Dice - Load and Fire
- Another Game of 31
- Bone Try
- Pair of Dice by the Dashboard Light
Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 30
Bob Farmer A Simple Dice Switch Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 36
Bob Farmer Swindle Tech Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 37
Steve Beam Leftovers on the internet, Bruce Barnett, Doug Canning, Cal Tooles, credit information for Semi-Automatic Card Tricks Volume II by Bob Farmer, beeper joke, Ed Eckl The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 58) 1124
Roy Walton No Hiding Place Inspired byRelated to The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 100
Bob Farmer Hide In Plain (Second) Sight Inspired byRelated to The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 101
James Swain Real Mindreading freely thought-of card found with fishing procedure (Tsunami)Inspired by Miracles with Cards 68
James Swain, Bob Farmer The Spectator Cuts to the Aces two versions Miracles with Cards 74
Bob Farmer The Trapez Switch Variations The Looking Glass (Issue 1) 26
Bob Farmer Stealing The Hotel Tao The Looking Glass (Issue 1) 26
Alex Elmsley Three in Hiding three cards in three pockets of spectator, performer divines who has which card, with second method "Hidey-Hole"Related toAlso published here The Looking Glass (Issue 2) 49
Nick Trost Showdown three phase Ten Card Poker Deal routine, last phase is stud poker. Includes Tom Hubbard's handling at the end.Related toVariationsAlso published here The Card Magic of Nick Trost 216
Bob Farmer Introduction Effortless Card Magic 8
Alex Elmsley Underworld nine cardsVariations Alex Is At It Again 1
Alex Elmsley Power Poker ten cards, spectator can chose which he wands, full house and royal flushRelated toVariationsAlso published here Alex Is At It Again 2
Bob Farmer Introduction Cyclops 1
Bob Farmer Cyclops routine with three cups and one ball, three balls as climax Cyclops 1
Bob Farmer The Egg Bag Addition incorporating an egg-bag in the routine Cyclops 6
Bob Farmer Notes - Bizarre Ending
- Armpit Stash
- Structural Parallels
- Vanishing Big Balls
- Right and Left Hand Use
Cyclops 6
Bob Farmer Big Sponge Ball Vanish sponge ball rolled from cup into hand and seen, vanishes Cyclops 7
Bob Farmer Big Solid Ball Vanish ball rolled from cup into hand and seen, vanishesRelated to
  • "The Vanishing Buckeye" (Eddie Fields' Secret Diary, p. 19)
Cyclops 7
Jas Jakutsch, Bob Farmer "16-Foot Tsunami" multiple cards are divined, impossible conditions, psychic poker, belly strippersRelated to Completely Mental - Vol. 3 9
David Ben Wonder Coin coin through hand, coin above chose card, melts through cards in second phase leaving hole, see also Bob Farmer's "Journey to the Center of the Deck" (Linking Ring Sep. 1983) Tricks 85
David Ben, Michael Weber, Michael Close, Bob Farmer Invisible Triumph rough smooth Tricks 90
Bob Farmer Turnantula half pass as pack(et) is turned over Enchantments 389
Tyler Wilson, Tenkai Ishida Optical Revolve Variation Inspired by Dominatricks 72
Bob Farmer The Bammo Dekronomicon thought-of card appears at thought-of number The Bammo Dekronomicon 1
Bob Farmer Equivoquad card cut to by spectator, number named, card is at that number The Bammo Dekronomicon 8
Bob Farmer Credits - Inspirations
- Background
- Banked Decks
- Fishing
- Pals
The Bammo Dekronomicon 11
Denis Behr "The Tantalizer" to Stack using "The Tantalizer" in conjunction with a stack, see also page 47:
- Way into "The Tantalizer"
Related toVariations Handcrafted Card Magic 43
Bob Farmer The Remraf Reverse facing the deck when turning the deck over Best of Friends - Volume III 396
Bob Farmer Passtitution brings card to second from top Best of Friends - Volume III 403
Woody Aragon Winner's Intuition spectator chooses ten cards from a deck, places five cards each into two boxes, and magician determines which box has winning hand multiple timesRelated to A Book in English 231
Kevin Ho Little Hand Vagina Bob Farmer's "Little Hand" appears Stupid Horrible Immature Tricks 32
Nick Trost, Bob Farmer Full-Deck Ten Card Poker Inspired by
  • "Full-Deck Ten Card Poker" (Nick Trost, Subtle Card Creations Vol. 2, 2009)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 93
Bob Farmer Two Jonahs - Introduction The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 109
René Lavand Mahtub seven phases, with Bob Farmer comments:
- Alternate Deal Five
- Alternate Deal 7
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Magic from the Soul (1993)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 142
Bob Farmer Notes: Showdown/Mahtub Related to The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 146
Bob Farmer Rich Weeviled Brain Enigma three phases The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 151
Bob Farmer Eight Jonahs intro The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 161
Nick Trost Automatic Gambler Inspired by
  • "Auto Draw" (Karl Fulves, Charlatan No. 2, 2000)
VariationsAlso published here
  • "Automatic Gambler" (Subtle Card Creations Vol. 3, 2009)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 161
Bob Farmer Automatic Gambler About Face Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 163
Bob Farmer The Automatic Blind Gambler using CADD ForceInspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 165
Bob Farmer The Automatic Gambler Magic Circle Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 166
Bob Farmer Eighteen Jonahs intro The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 169
Tony Binarelli The Cincinnati Kid Poker Game VariationsAlso published here
  • "The Cincinnati Kid Poker Game" (Class Act, 1991)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 189
Bob Farmer Strip Club with CADD Force, belly strippers
- CADD
- Power Poker
- Bottom Dealing
- Trap Dance I
- Trap Dance II
Inspired byVariations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 193
Jerry K. Hartman Trap Dance III Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 197
Bob Farmer The CADD Force chapter intro, Cut-and-Deal-Down ForceRelated to The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 213
Bob Farmer Russian Poker Roulette top cards of ten piles used for poker gameAlso published here
  • Flim-Flam column
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 213
Bob Farmer CADD Force Cut-and-Deal-Down Force, spectator cuts off a pile and deals the rest into x piles, the top cards are forced The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 213
Bob Farmer Jonah You CADD The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 216
Bob Farmer Magic Magazine chapter intro, following routine are from Bob Farmer's MAGIC column that started in 1994 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 225
Bob Farmer Done Deal I: Spectator Deals done from deck The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 225
Bob Farmer Done Deal II: Spectator Deals done from deck, belly strippers The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 227
Bob Farmer Done Deal III: Pairs performer is blindfolded
- Equivoque Selecting the Hands
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 227
Bob Farmer Done Deal IV: Blind Psycho performer is blindfolded
- Selecting The Hole Cards
- Selecting The Hands
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 229
Bob Farmer Done Deal III and IV Combo The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 230
Bob Farmer Done Deal V: The Scam-and-Scram Ten Card Deal Variations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 231
Scott Cram, R. Paul Wilson, Peter Duffie Notes On Scam And Scram Inspired byRelated to The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 233
Bob Farmer Done Deal VI spectator cuts deck and deals, loses, blocks are strung together to force cut position The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 233
Bob Farmer Done Deal VII spectator cuts and deals two hands, loses, five duplicate Ten Card Poker sets The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 234
Bob Farmer Glasgow Rules, O.K.? chapter intro The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 235
Roy Walton The Twenty Card Deal Variations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 235
Peter Duffie Three Handed Ten Card Deals - Dead Beat
- Oblivious
Variations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 237
Bob Farmer No Palming, No Cry Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 238
Bob Farmer Macao Marauder Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 238
Peter Duffie The Zen Card Deal Inspired byRelated toVariations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 249
Bob Farmer Nine Card Hold'em - Bobservations
- The Real Rules
- The Flim-Flam Rules
- The Scam
- First Deal: Flush
- Second Deal: Straight
- Third Deal
Also published here
  • Flim-Flam column in Genii
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 253
Bob Farmer Ten Card Unreal intro
- When Magicians Take A Principle Further Than It Should Go
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 257
Bob Farmer Ten Bill Deal with ten bills, using their serial numbers The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 265
Bob Farmer Part Two: Deals with Ten Cards chapter intro
- Absolute Power Poker Deceives Absolutely
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 273
Bob Farmer Solomon is King section intro The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 278
Bob Farmer Toxic forcing a number with a calculator 7 Mysteries of Mentalism 51
Bob Farmer Vaya Con Dios Con Inspired byAlso published here
  • MAGIC, Nov. 1997
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 303
Bob Farmer, Peter Winkler Winkler Poker chapter intro, Position Parity PrincipleRelated to
  • Mathematical Card Magic, Colm Mulcahy, 2013, p. 71
  • Mathematical Puzzles, Peter Winkler, 2003
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 313
Bob Farmer Acknowledgments The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier
Bob Farmer Part One: The Ten Card Deal - Introduction
- The Basic Principle
- Jonah
- Statistical Analysis
- References
- How to Read this Book
- Origins
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 1
Bob Farmer How Belly Strippers Work The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 7
Jon Racherbaumer (Losing) End Poker VariationsAlso published here
  • Jonah Ploys, Jon Racherbaumer, 2013
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 318
Bob Farmer End Game way to get into itInspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 320
Bob Farmer Poker comment on the publication in Card ControlRelated to The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 10
Bob Farmer Baseless Speculation how the Jonah principle might have been discovered The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 10
Bob Farmer Bottom Line CADD Force, Winkler Principle
- Wired Deck (with five Royal Flushes in Spades)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 321
Bob Farmer Magic Appears about the need to routine the basic Jonah principle The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 11
Bob Farmer Heads or Tails Hoodoo with any ten cards, face-up and face-down row The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 322
Bob Farmer Part Three: Blackjack Deals chapter intro
- Eight Card Black Jack
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 325
Bob Farmer Blind Man's Blackjack with eight cards The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 328
Bob Farmer The Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Card with eight cards The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 329
Bob Farmer Blind Man's Blackjack Showdown with eight cards
- No Gaff Version
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 330
Bob Farmer Power Blind Man's Blackjack from top of deckInspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 332
Bob Farmer Absolute Power Blind Man's Blackjack with eight cards
- Blackjack Finale
- Poker Phase
- Dice Phase
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 333
Bob Farmer, Harold Cataquet Table Stakes tables about possible combinations and outcomes
- Ten Cards
- Choosing the Cards
- Ten Card Deal Segue
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 339
Bob Farmer Blackjack Bonuses chapter intro The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 347
Bob Farmer Face-Up Blackjack VariationsAlso published here
  • MAGIC, 1997
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 347
Bob Farmer Blackjack Attack - Ordinary Deck VersionInspired byAlso published here
  • MAGIC, 1997
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 351
Bob Farmer Part Four: Switches chapter intro
- Wait and Switch
- Phasers on Stun
- Time and Reality Correction Theory
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 361
Bob Farmer Credits, History and Comments on the switches just described The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 375
Bob Farmer Part Five: References - Ten Card Deal References The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 377
Bob Farmer In Conclusion The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 397
Bob Farmer Dealer Demo Easter Egg routine suggestion The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 398
Bob Farmer Pharaohs & Magicians introduction to extra sheet The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 401
Bob Farmer The Phoenix 1949 reprinted with commentary
The Phoenix #168 - Ten Card Deal
- Vernon and the Mexican Gambler
- Presentation
- Jonah On Top
- Jonah On Bottom
- Jonah Second From Top
- Spectator Second Deals
- Spectator Shuffles
- Ace As Jonah On Top
- Credits
The Phoenix #170 - Ten Card Deal P.S.
- Martin Gardner
- Ed Marlo
- Bert Allerton
- Biddle Move
Also published here The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 13
Bob Farmer Stratagems - Which Cards to Use - Creations Of Science Aid Intelligent Design The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 19
Bob Farmer Getting the Cards into Play The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 23
Bob Farmer False Shuffles for small packet, cut procedure The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 29
Bob Farmer, Steve Mayhew Bolo Jonah methods for marking the Jonah card
- Marked Cards
- Short and Long Cards
- Snap Crimp (Mayhew)
Related to
  • "Lazy Man's Ten-Card Poker Deal" (Steve Mayhew, Labyrinth #8 Part 2, 1998)
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 30
Woody Aragon, Bob Farmer Aragon Attractor - Woody's Effect
- Vernet
- Wallet
Related to The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 31
Bob Farmer Forcing the Jonah collection of several methods
- Odd/Even
- Shuffle and Deal
- Face-Up Or Face-Down
- Combinations
- Deal Equivoque
- Bare Faced Lie
- Australian Down Under Deal
- Psychological Force
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 33
R. Paul Wilson, Bob Farmer Con Cam Coincidencia - To do this as a Stud Deal The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 37
Roy Baker, Bob Farmer Pateo The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 38
Bob Farmer Ten Card (Second and Bottom) Deals false deals from small packet The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 39
Bob Farmer Poker Savvy - Displaying The Winning Hand
- Faking A Knowledge Of Poker
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 42
Bob Farmer Wait and Switch on "New Endings" The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 44
Bob Farmer CADD Cut-and-Deal-Down Force, see laterRelated to The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 46
Harold Cataquet, Bob Farmer Cheater, Cheater color changing backs finale The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 46
Bob Farmer Equivo-Ten The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 51
Bob Farmer Presentations for the Ten Card Poker Deal The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 52
Bob Farmer One Jonah - Introduction
- The Sultans Of Swindle
The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 57
Steve Mayhew The 50 Card Deal playing with five spectators simultaneouslyVariations The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 88
Bob Farmer Fished In And Chips Inspired by The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 89
John Hostler Cryptical Envelopment card thought-of from fan is divined, then is shown to be missing from deck and inside tabled envelopeRelated to Magnum Opossum 134
Jon Racherbaumer About a Procedure for the Clock Trick credit informationRelated to Facsimile (Issue 5) 31
Bob Farmer Back to the Future trick introduction Hidden Agenda (Issue Sep 8) 259
Bob Farmer Material & References marking pens, corner rounders, Soap, Teflon powder The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 1
Bob Farmer Another Psychological Discovery card thought of and card selected, thought-of card is used to spell to selectionInspired by The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 3
Bob Farmer The Ten-Card Inquisition thoughts on fishing from ten cards
- Part One: Binary vs Majority
- Part Two: Fishing for the Card
-- The System
-- The Cue Card
-- The Wording
-- When You're Wrong
-- Mnemonic
- Part Three: Three Thought Cards
Related to The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 9
Bob Farmer Inquisition Enigmatico card thought of, ten different cards repeated The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 16
Bob Farmer Pentacle Force applied to three people that are asked to think of a high, low and middle valued card The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 17
Bob Farmer Gaffus Maximus thought-of card is named and spelled to, it's the only odd-backed cardVariations The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 19
Bob Farmer I Predict a Red Backed Card odd-backed tabled card turns out to be later thought-of card, red/blue double backer
- The Spectator Picks the Mystery Card
The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 24
Rudy T. Hunter Himber Wallet Prediction prediction kicker for the effectInspired by The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 25
Bob Farmer The Magic Red Card of Mystery odd-backed card is put on deck and vanishes, turns out to be later signed selection in center of deck, red/blue double backer The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 27
Bob Farmer Touch Force Handling Also published here The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 29
Bob Farmer Double-Back Vanish with odd-backed card, red/blue double backer, see page 31 for credit information by Max Maven The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 28
Bob Farmer Karmamatic one card chosen from face-up and one from face-down deck, both cards predicted written on another odd-backed card The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 33
Bob Farmer Your Mind is Mine to Play With named card is only card with message on back The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 34
Bob Farmer Hand O' Doom Triumph with thought-of card, card vanishes and travels into spectator's pocket to some other cards already there, cue card on card with a hand design on it The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 39
Bob Farmer The Bammo Oblivion Deck freely named card becomes double-blank card in deck, other three cards of same value are thereRelated toVariations The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 51
Bob Farmer, Tony Kardyro Treating the Cards with cashmere bouquet soap and teflon powder, also for faro shuffles The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 56
Bob Farmer Equivoque Digression restricted choice, equivoque discussion
- Force 13 Cards
- Force 8 Cards
- Force 8 or 13 Cards
- Force 26 Cards
- Force 13 Cards
The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 61
Bob Farmer The Bammo 50% Oblivion Deck single deck versionInspired byRelated to The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 70
Bob Farmer The 25% Oblivion Deck almost freely named card becomes double-blank card in deck, other three cards of same value are thereInspired by The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 70
Bob Farmer Octogone with more restrictive choiceInspired by The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 74
Bob Farmer Crossing Over card travels from blue to red deckRelated to The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 74
Bob Farmer The Tele-Psychic-Omatic Deck thought-of card (one of thirteen) is not in deck, it has become a blank card, peek-pairsInspired by The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 77
Bob Farmer Encephalonic Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted, 1-0-1 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 83
Bob Farmer Science in Aid of Deception - The Top 24 Cards on the 1-0-1 deck, how to avoid duplicates being noticed The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 86
Bob Farmer Octa Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 92
Bob Farmer Svengali Predestination chosen and thought-of card (in relation to chosen one) are predicted The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 94
Bob Farmer Jack to the Future chosen card is written on named card, one of them is written on the other The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 97
Bob Farmer Svenvoodoo position of freely peeked-at card is named, then chosen card appears at named number, svengali-peek-deck combination, with marking system The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 101
Bob Farmer Deja Voodoo 2.0 card named, word "impossible" looked up in dictionary, selection is written next to it, named card has the word written on its back as well, long-short pagesInspired by The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 113
Bob Farmer Devils & Angels picture cards with angels and devils, sins and virtues, three spectators think of one, they are divinedInspired by
  • "Mixed Emotions" (Phil Goldstein)
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Bob Farmer Part One: The System Explained - Introduction
- Thank Yous
The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 1
Bob Farmer A Simple Demonstration sorting through dealing, concept explained with six cards and three piles The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 5
Bob Farmer Marked Cards three-way marking system
- The System
- Materials for Marking
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Bob Farmer Triharder fifteen-card-packets shuffled and dealt into three piles by both performer and spectator, performer gets them in order, spectator doesn't
- Mini-me Version (thirteen cards)
Variations The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 9
Bob Farmer Macau Casino Shuffle #1 Ace to King of Hearts and Spades are each shuffled, performer deal-mixes them, one is sorted, then both are in same mixed order, then spectator cuts one of the suits and the order matches predictionRelated to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 12
Bob Farmer Macau Casino Shuffle #2 version with thirteen duplicatesRelated to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 18
Bob Farmer Dr. Rhine, I Presume two sets of fifteen ESP cards are shuffled, the orders match after a deal-mix, and the order is predicted The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 20
Bob Farmer Tarodiction 1 two sets of fourteen Tarot cards are shuffled, the orders match after a deal-mix, and the order is predictedRelated toVariations The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 28
Bob Farmer Tarodiction 2 version with duplicatesRelated to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 35
Bob Farmer 4-Way Outs - Envelope
- Wallets
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Bob Farmer Part Two: The Math Explained intro The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 38
Bob Farmer The Trinary Number System "Don't be afraid of the math - it is your friend." The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 40
Bob Farmer Coding - How to Determine the Coding
- The Trinary Deal
Related to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 41
Bob Farmer Maximizing Coding - Maximizing the Trinary Deal The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 46
Bob Farmer The Inverted Maximized Shuffle - The Trinary Shuffle (building three separate piles in an in-the-hands mix)
- Maximizing the Trinary Shuffle
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Bob Farmer 1 to 53 in Standard Ternary table The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 56
Bob Farmer Ternary Coding for Mnemonica, the Aronson Stack & Si Stebbins The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 58
Bob Farmer Notes on Stacks and Sorting The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 63
Bob Farmer Part Three: Tsunami - A Tidal Wave of Deception Drowning a World of Truth - Introduction The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 64
Bob Farmer Stacked Deck Version spectator thinks of a card from half the deck, performer makes some statements and bets money, then five cards are put on table, spectator's card is among them and the other cards complete a good poker handAlso published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 67
Bob Farmer Special Deck Version same effect, duplicates in deckAlso published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 71
Bob Farmer Impromptu Version spectator shuffles deck and think of the highest of five random cards, performer places poker hand on table, it is a Royal Flush that contains thought-of cardAlso published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 72
Bob Farmer Pentacle Force forcing a Ten to Ace value on spectator, see also p. 89Also published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 74
Bob Farmer You Can Lead a Gift Horse to Water But You Can't Look in its Mouth different way to end the previous tricks, with only the selectionAlso published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 77
Bob Farmer, Howard Lyons Five Card Versions "One No Is Once Enough Is Not Enough"
spectator thinks of one of five cards, majority fishing (one no)
Also published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 79
Bob Farmer Impromptu Version "One One No Is Once Enough Is Not Enough Is Not Enough"
one of five cards
Also published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 81
Bob Farmer 220 Count Location Simplified Also published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 83
Bob Farmer High Card Force five spectators remove cards from portions of the deck, then another spectator the highest one of those, card is forcedAlso published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 84
Bob Farmer Finesse further ideas
1. Banked Deck Strategy
2. Character of Questions
3. Five Piles
4. Overcon (ten-card stack for majority fishing with two nos)
5. Credits (for one-no fishing)
Also published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 85
Bob Farmer The very First Flim-Flam Consumer Alert!!! introAlso published here
  • Genii, February 2004
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Bob Farmer Sue? Not Me! highest one of five random cards thought of, divinedInspired by The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 89
Bob Farmer A Card that Lies, a Deck that Tells the Truth OOSOOM typeVariations The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 92
Bob Farmer Majority Fishing credit informationRelated to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox () 91
Bob Farmer Narrowing the Choice to Five Cards restricting the spectator's choice
- Another Method
- Yet Another Method
- Still Another Pretty Cool Method (As in Vernon's Cutting the Aces)
- Yet Another Method
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Michael Weber The Cards Don't Lie "Mike Weber Variation"Inspired by The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 98
Various (reviewer) Original Reviews by Bob Farmer
quotes from reviews
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Bob Farmer The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox Addendum #1 intro, pen for marking cards The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #1) 1
Bob Farmer Pentadiction using quinary system instead of ternaryInspired by The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #1) 1
Bob Farmer Stacked Deck Coding quinary system The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #1) 6
Bob Farmer The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox Addendum #2 intro The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #2) 1
Bob Farmer Octadiction octal system, dealing in eight piles The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #2) 1
Bob Farmer The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox Addendum #3 intro The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #3) 1
Bob Farmer Casinodiction spectator shuffles twenty cards from four different decks and deals them out according to their back designs, ends up with good poker handsInspired byVariations The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #3) 1
Bob Farmer Blackjack Bushwhack packet ends up in magic square configuration for 21Inspired by The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #4) 1
Bob Farmer Messcalero Redux deck shuffled, dealt into eight piles randomly, Triumph done, new deck order finale, octal sorting The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #5) 1
Bob Farmer Messcal deck shuffled, dealt into eight piles randomly, Triumph, new deck order finale, octal sortingVariations The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #5) 4
Bob Farmer Ouija Board for Base 8 Sorting The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #5) 8
Bob Farmer Pentagram for Base 5 Sorting The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #5) 8
Bob Farmer Phoenix Marking System The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #5) 9
Bob Farmer Messcal Lite Triumph with new deck order finaleInspired byVariations The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #6) 1
Bob Farmer Touch Force Handling Inspired byAlso published here The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #5) 4
Bob Farmer Open Bammo Invertolator "sort of Turnover Pass, but done openly" The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #6) 2
Bob Farmer Phoenix Marking System #2 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #6) 4
Bob Farmer Messcal Lite with a Better Lie Triumph with new deck order finaleInspired by The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #7) 1
Bob Farmer Advisory note on the tables on p. 45Related to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #7) 4
Bob Farmer Tarodiction Tantalizer shuffled deck ends up in new deck order after some face-down dealing during a card locationRelated to The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #8) 1
Pete McCabe Pete's Casinodiction spectator shuffles twenty cards from four different decks and deals them out according to their back designs, ends up with good poker handsInspired by The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox (Issue Addendum #8) 3
Bob Farmer Introduction The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 1
Bob Farmer The Bammo Brain Bamboozler two spectators think of a red and a black card, both cards vanish and are removed from the pocket before they are named, using version of John Kennedy's "Mind Power Deck"Inspired by
  • "The Divine and Conquer Deck" (Leo Reed)
The Bammo Brain Bamboozler 1
Bob Farmer 8-Way Outs - Pockets
- Wallets
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Bob Farmer Brain Bamboozler Wave one card from red deck to blue deck The Bammo Brain Bamboozler 12
Bob Farmer The Astounding Derren Brown Prediction from 2000 on the history of the effectRelated to
  • "Smoke" (Derren Brown, Pure Effect, 2000)
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