introduction \n on mathematical magic \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Introduction

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the disappearing rabbit \n \n paul curry \n rabbit reunion \n karl fulves
1980
Paul Curry

The Disappearing Rabbit

Variations

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rabbit reunion \n curry's effect with 2 rabbits vanishing one by one \n karl fulves \n the disappearing rabbit \n paul curry
1980
Karl Fulves

Rabbit Reunion

Inspired by

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notes by karl fulves \n on curry's effect \n karl fulves \n the disappearing rabbit \n paul curry
1980
Karl Fulves

Notes By Karl Fulves

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the moving pip \n pip missing on card that is cut in pieces, when rearranged pip moved \n karl fulves \n five into four \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

The Moving Pip

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powerdox \n rectangle puzzle, two pieces one by one removed but still a rectangle \n karl fulves \n paradox \n mitsunobu matsuyama
1980
Karl Fulves

Powerdox

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euclid's vanish \n number of objects drawn on a slate changes from seven to six, sliding part \n martin gardner \n the geometric slate \n karl fulves
1980
Martin Gardner

Euclid's Vanish

Variations

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the geometric slate \n threeway multiple out prediction \n karl fulves \n euclid's vanish \n martin gardner
1980
Karl Fulves

The Geometric Slate

Inspired by

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dice on slate \n idea in which dice drawn on slate become real \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Dice on Slate

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a problem and an interesting sidelight \n reflection problem: how to make stay stack with one cut and one shuffle
the solution: pack(et) torn in half and one half reversed via klondike shuffle \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

A Problem And An Interesting Sidelight

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klondike as faro substitute \n \n gene finnell \n klondike shuffle \n gene finnell
1980
Gene Finnell

Klondike as Faro Substitute

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interesting sidelight \n dealing stay stack into any number of piles retains stay stack, with tables how to pick up the piles for up to five piles
 general rules for pick ups
 added notes \n jeff busby \n stay stack dealing property \n persi diaconis
1980
Jeff Busby

Interesting Sidelight

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redblack stay stacks \n same color reflection, opposite color reflection \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

RedBlack Stay Stacks

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cyclical stack <> stay stack \n \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

Cyclical Stack <> Stay Stack

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the constant straight routine \n straights show up despite shuffling and mixing, seven phases, with packet \n jeff busby \n polar repulsion straights \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

The Constant Straight Routine

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polar repulsion straights \n "the same as constant straight routine only more so!" \n jeff busby \n the constant straight routine \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

Polar Repulsion Straights

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double reflection stack \n stay stack in which each half is mirrored in itself, no application \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

Double Reflection Stack

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the insane australian \n packet hidden, card at same position noted in rest \n jeff busby
1980
Jeff Busby

The Insane Australian

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klondike & down/under formula \n see notes \n jeff busby \n carbon copy \n karl fulves
1980
Jeff Busby

Klondike & Down/Under Formula

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no commercial potential \n klondike shuffle and down/under deal \n jeff busby \n "isaac's law" (karl fulves, magic and spells quarterly) \n second law \n karl fulves
1980
Jeff Busby

No Commercial Potential

Inspired by "Isaac's Law" (Karl Fulves, Magic and Spells Quarterly)
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liar's matrix \n 01combinations, 1 bit changed in any line gives a unique line \n alex elmsley
1980
Alex Elmsley

Liar's Matrix

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the octal pencil \n liar's matrix, spectator selects number column and reads out print color lying on one of them \n alex elmsley
1980
Alex Elmsley

The Octal Pencil

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honesty test \n liar's matrix, spectator selects word column and reads out print color lying on one of them \n alex elmsley
1980
Alex Elmsley

Honesty Test

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pack of lies \n liar's matrix, spectator selects card column and reads out their colors, lying on one of them, different methods:
 mnemonic method
 no memory
 and again
 lewry's lie detector \n alex elmsley \n colin lewry \n a fourbit trick \n karl fulves
1980
Alex Elmsley, Colin Lewry

Pack Of Lies

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blind stud \n cards are cut and dealt out, things about hands are revealed with back turned, gray code to base 4 \n alex elmsley
1980
Alex Elmsley

Blind Stud

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tell me three times \n three cards chosen and called out, on one of them is lied, stack \n alex elmsley
1980
Alex Elmsley

Tell Me Three Times

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parity failure \n some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied \n alex elmsley \n parity failure \n alex elmsley \n parity notes \n charles hudson \n unstacked parity \n roy walton
1980
Alex Elmsley

Parity Failure

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gray codes \n \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Gray Codes

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no tables, no charts \n binary numbers & gray code \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

No Tables, No Charts

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a fourbit trick \n card in square layout of faceup/facedown cards turned over and divined \n karl fulves \n pack of lies \n alex elmsley \n colin lewry
1980
Karl Fulves

A FourBit Trick

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hex squared \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Hex Squared

Also published here

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kreskin's lost $20,000 challenge \n \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Kreskin's Lost $20,000 Challenge

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auto abacus \n gray code on one way backs \n karl fulves \n the abacus card trick \n roy walton
1980
Karl Fulves

Auto Abacus

Inspired by

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the auto abacus trick \n gray code on one way backs, "the 52card deck" \n karl fulves \n the abacus card trick \n roy walton
1980
Karl Fulves

The Auto Abacus Trick

Inspired by

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reflection \n stay stack & gray code \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Reflection

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silk chain prediction \n \n unknown
1980
Unknown

Silk Chain Prediction

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red less black \n spectator separates colors from back, number of errors are called, performer then names all cards \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Red Less Black

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a gray code problem \n turning blocks over followed by faro shuffles, fourcardgroups examined regarding uniqueness of faceup/down distribution \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

A Gray Code Problem

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not reflected \n acefive of hearts and diamonds shuffled and dealt, pairs removed, all other cards match, elaboration of redblackrelationship principle \n karl fulves \n notes on brainchild \n karl fulves \n tweedle \n karl fulves
1980
Karl Fulves

Not Reflected

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forced march \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card \n sam schwartz \n hex squared \n karl fulves
1980
Sam Schwartz

Forced March

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the square ring \n 4x4 layout, spectator moves around according to fixed rules and ends on force card, only three instructions \n sam schwartz \n karl fulves \n hex squared \n karl fulves \n the square ring \n karl fulves \n sam schwartz
1980
Sam Schwartz, Karl Fulves

The Square Ring

Inspired byAlso published here

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the noname game \n deck cut and top four cards distributed, replaced, four blackjack games played and the 4 spectators' cards make perfect hands \n father cyprian
1980
Father Cyprian

The NoName Game

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parity notes \n \n charles hudson \n parity failure \n alex elmsley
1980
Charles Hudson

Parity Notes

Inspired by

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unstacked parity \n no stack version \n roy walton \n parity failure \n alex elmsley
1980
Roy Walton

Unstacked Parity

Inspired by

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