188 entries in Cards / Sleights / Transfers / Miscellaneous
  
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Unknown Abziehen einer Karte The Slip, from top to bottom or from center to bottom
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 17
Unknown Das Abziehen einer Karte The Slip, from top to bottom or from center to bottom
Also published here Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 81
Unknown Das Verwandeln der ersten Karte des Spieles "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
face card of deck changes, one-handed, also to transfer one card from face to back or vice versa or in the center
Related to Apr. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 52
Eduard W. Lufa Das Unter-Schlagen einer Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
slipping the top or center card to the bottom with the left fingers, the slip
Aug. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8) 115
Charles T. Jordan Count Steal right hand counts cards from deck in left hand one by one, packet stolen at one point from bottom
Also published here 1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 63
Charles T. Jordan Count Steal right hand counts cards from deck in left hand one by one, packet stolen at one point from bottom, also as undercount on p. 19
Also published here 1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 18
Charles T. Jordan Slip Transfer from deck to deck, KM precursor
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 27
Jack Merlin Using the "Spread" as a Trick gambling sleight to transfer a card between two players' hands
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 9
Unknown Front to Back Transfer using leg at side of the body
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 35
Unknown Push-In Transfer two halves on top of each other jogged, left first finger pushes bottom card of top half over to bottom half
1933 More Secrets 7
Jean Hugard To Transfer the Bottom Card to the Top against thigh/leg
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 95
Unknown Slip Transfer transferring a card from deck to deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 75
Unknown The Slip Change slipping card from one half to other with left fingers
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 203
Eddie Joseph The Slip
Inspired by 1942 Greater Card Tricks 11
Dai Vernon The "Pull-Back" Steal steal under piece of paper
1945 The Queens' Soiree 3
Harlan Tarbell Packet to Packet Transfer for stand-up
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 159
Arthur H. Buckley Hindu Shift transferring a card from top to bottom while hindu shuffling
1946 Card Control 19
Arthur H. Buckley Buckley's Slap Shift transfers a card from bottom to top of packet which spectator dealt onto magicians hand
Also published here 1946 Card Control 23
Unknown Shifting a Card form the Bottom of the Pack
1946 Card Control 26
Unknown The Spread gambling sleight to transfer a card between two players' hands
1946 Card Control 118
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Utilitarian move to reposition a card in the deck, while counting cards from hand to hand
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 112) 449
Unknown The Backslip slip cut right side
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 109
Arthur H. Buckley "The Slap Shift" with packet, bottom card to top
Also published here 1948 Principles and Deceptions 170
Edward Marlo Transfer Move deck picked up with another packed in left hand, card above break transferred to deck
1951 The Marlo Miracle Deck 5
Bill Simon Transfer some cards from a face up packet on a face down packet
1952 Effective Card Magic 156
Paul LePaul A Transfer Palm reverse from reference
Related to 1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 332) 137
Edward Marlo Count Cop and Transfer from packet to packet, sometimes called "Spontaneous Add"
Variations 1956 Action Palm 10
Edward Marlo Small Packet Bottom Transfer two small packets, bottom card transferred to other packet with bottom deal type motion
1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 165
Edward Marlo Bold Steal - Third Handling selection between Aces
1957 Side Steal 10
Edward Marlo A Slight Difference small packet side steal handling, Pinch Technique
1957 Side Steal 13
Edward Marlo The Bottom Bold Steal suitable for stop trick
1957 Side Steal 12
Dai Vernon Wedge Break Transfer
1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 52
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Utilitarian move to reposition a card in the deck, while counting cards from hand to hand
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 12
Ronald B. Edwards Group Shuffle Transfer deck is shuffled first half, then second half, cards are transferred
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 13
Dai Vernon Separation Move eight cards separated in center, middle two cards transposed when moving hands apart and turning both hands over
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 16
Edward Marlo Double Undercut Substitute from top to bottom, tabled, context (point 2.)
1961 Card Switches 11
Dai Vernon Packet to Packet Transfer
1962 Early Vernon 34
Edward Marlo K. M. Move with the Peek transfer and reverse combo
1962 The K. M. Move 14
John Murray Card Idea spectator cuts, top card is named, with bill
1962 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 365) 290
Edward Marlo Scoop Up Finesse eliminating transfer cut by scooping up deck with top card
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 16
Unknown Slip Transfer from deck to deck
Sep. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 121
Edward Marlo Bottom Card Transfer to tabled packet
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 130
Edward Marlo Drop Transfer card secretly dropped on tabled packet
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 131
Edward Marlo Marlo Drop Sleight transfer
1969 Hierophant (Issue 1) 8
Eddie Joseph Steal from Break under envelope or similar item
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 40
Sam Leo Horowitz End Grip Buckle bottom card of packet held in right hand, buckled and transferred to bottom when placed on left-hand packet
Autumn 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5th Folio) 450
Sam Leo Horowitz Displacement Move & Display two packets are apparently put on top of each other, but some cards are displaced
Autumn 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5th Folio) 452
Roger Smith Fake Color Pick-Up card biddle counted on right-hand packet is apparently picked up under left hand packet, handling with odd-backed card
Inspired by 1971 The K-S Control System 32
Dai Vernon The Push-Down Move to rearrange small packet while showing its order
1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 30
Derek Dingle Reverse Ovette Master Move
1973 Epilogue (Issue 19) 180
Peter Kane Card Transfer Move from packet to packet, with card perpendicular under small fan
1975 A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 14
Walter B. Gibson Fan Steal from one packet under one-handed fan in other hand
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 3 176
Sam Schwartz Bottom Deal Load underneath envelope (or wallet)
Related to July 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 986
Edward Marlo Slip Action Secret transfer of one card while apparently swapping packets between hands
Also published here
  • "Slip Action" (Ed Marlo, The Linking Ring, p. 71, 1959)
1975 Card Fare 29
Bob Driebeek Aenigma Replacement
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 12) 293
Paul Curry Extraction Displacement as touched card is outjogged and turned over
1976 Multiple Thought Power 2
Jerry Andrus LFX (Little Finger Extraction) stripping out cards secretly and letting them fall on a packet secretly
1976 Andrus Card Control 33
Slydini Flat Tabled Palm cards added from tabled deck to tabled packet
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 92
Edward Marlo Marlo Bottom Placement a lot of applications and variations
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 199
Harvey Rosenthal Interlock
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 138
Harvey Rosenthal Placement transfering cards from one section to another in pack
1977 Packet Switches (Part Three) 199
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Loading Move Load card under magazine / wallet with no finger movement
Related to
  • "The Slightly Covered Travelers" (Ed Marlo, 1948)
1977 Card Tricks, French Style 9
Karl Fulves Push Transfer two packets are pushed forward, one card transferred
1978 Transpo Trix 42
Roy Walton Fake Pickup top card of left-hand half flipped face up and then apparently picked up under right hand packet, really a cover-card from right hand dropped onto it
Related to 1978 The Spread Half-Pass 19
Edward Marlo The Marlo Actions kind of reverse of Slydini's "Imp Pass"
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 261
Joel Siegel "Capping" The Deck transfer from hand to deck during game
Dec. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 287
John Carney Tabled Side Steal transferring bottom card of tabled packet to top with master palm
1979 Conjuror's Journal 12
Unknown Hand-Cross Transfer card ditched into other hand as hands cross
1980 John: Verse Two 59
Karl Fulves Modified Side Steal card is transfered to tabled packet
1981 Side Steal 14
Karl Fulves Cut and Steal card is transfered to tabled packet
1981 Side Steal 18
Karl Fulves Cut and Double Steal card is transfered to tabled packet
1981 Side Steal 20
Juan Tamariz 3. De TPC a INF-2 o INF-3
Also published here 1981 Magia Potagia — Volume I 20
Juan Tamariz 4. De TPC a INF-7, INF-8, ... o Cualquier Otra Posición de la Baraja
Also published here 1981 Magia Potagia — Volume I 21
Karl Fulves Drag Transfer from one deck to another
Related to 1982 Six Impromptu Card Tricks 39
Edward Marlo Riffle Shuffle Drop-Off - First Application selection from blue deck travels to red deck, using riffle shuffle drop off transfer
1983 The Card Puzzle 23
Unknown Scoop Turnover Transfer tabled packet turned over with double and a card is transferred to it
1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 50
Frank Simon The Open Cover Steal card touched and out-jogged, a few cards from top removed in right-hand End Grip and selection stolen underneath
1983 Versatile Card Magic 127
Frank Simon The Deep Cover Steal card touched and out-jogged, a few cards from top removed in right-hand End Grip and selection stolen underneath, different grip
Related to 1983 Versatile Card Magic 130
Larry Jennings Getting Across transfering three cards from packet to packet
Jan. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 870
Frederick Braue Card Transfer method to transfer a card from one deck to another (1943)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 12
Nate Leipzig, Ron Bauer The Screened Leipzig Pass
Related to 1985/87 Daryl's Ambitious Card Omnibus 73
Unknown Interlock Principle
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 56
Edward Marlo Eidetic Slide Addition from tabled packet to packet in right hand
1986 Thirty Five Years Later 18
Edward Marlo The Miracle Spread transferring card under tabled spread to center
1986 Thirty Five Years Later 19
Edward Marlo Anchored Add On from bottom or center onto tabled packet
Related toVariations 1986 Thirty Five Years Later 39
Unknown Mexican Addition packet levered over with double, adding a card in the process
1986 Riffling the Pasteboards 31
Ray Kosby Alignment Laydown apparently the bottom two cards of three cards are put on table, actually only one
1986 Scratching the Surface 8
John Rakinakis Lightening the Load small packet to tabled deck
1987 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 72
John C. Wagner Buckle Displacement small packet
1987 The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 41
Ron Wilson Swing Cut Unload while doing a swing cut, cards are loaded secretly on cards on table
Related toVariations 1987 The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 22
Bruce Cervon, Frank Kelly Kelly Bottom Placement Scoop Up
1988 The Cervon File 82
Edward Marlo A Flourish to Reverse top and bottom shown, top card slides to bottom (more or less secretly), Venus Trap
  • To Reverse (as reversal of a card during display)
  • To Reverse Several Cards
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Aug. 1964
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 84
Edward Marlo Simulated Pickup card biddle counted on right-hand packet is apparently picked up under left hand packet, sandwich switch application
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Aug. 1967
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 304
Mark Sicher The Turnover Displacement to arrange the alternating aces to "colors separated"
Feb. 1989 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 2) 1601
Dai Vernon Cop Transfer similar to Marlo's Spontaneous Add
1989 Cards on the Table 13
Edward Marlo The Anchored Add On
1989 So Soon? 32
Edward Marlo Slip Unloading Action kind of secret slip cut
1989 Randy Wakeman Presents 77
Edward Marlo Pick-Up Move card turned over with upper half onto left-hand half and transferred to upper half
1989 Randy Wakeman Presents 122
Juan Tamariz 3. From TPC to INF-2 or INF-3
Also published here 1989/91 Sonata 32
Juan Tamariz 4. From TPC to INF-7, INF-8, or any other Position in the Deck
Also published here 1989/91 Sonata 32
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Transfer card peeked at in upper half is transfered to lower half
1989/91 Sonata 161
Harry Lorayne, Nate Leipzig, Ron Bauer Primal Screen instant method
Inspired by 1990 Trend Setters 15
Harry Lorayne, Nate Leipzig, Ron Bauer To A Primal Number to any small number from the top without preheld break
Inspired by 1990 Trend Setters 23
Harry Lorayne, Dan Garrett Lateral Palm Transfer double is replaced on deck, bottom of double transferred to bottom
1990 Trend Setters 214
Edward Marlo Longitudinal Anchored Add-On
Related to 1990 Cardfixes 53
Lenny Greenfader Wetback Packet to Packet transfer
Dec. 1991 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 12) 2013
Unknown Transfer from Packet to Packet
1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 84
Alex Elmsley Top and Bottom Card Interchanges two methods
1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 103
John Carney Tabled Side Steal transferring bottom card of tabled packet to top with master palm
1991 Carneycopia 153
Ron Wilson Highland Hop Move transfer from packet to tabled spread
Inspired by 1991 Smoke and Mirrors 99
John Bannon SWAK - Swindled With A Kiss transferring a card from packet in end grip to packet in other hand
1991 Smoke and Mirrors 107
Edward Marlo Deck Load loading card from sandwich into center of deck
1991 The Olram File (Issue 5) 5
Edward Marlo To Table Transfer from deck to tabled packet
1991 The Olram File (Issue 6) 7
Scott Robinson Displacement Move
1991 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 36) 653
Ron Wilson Highland Hop Move transfer from packet to tabled spread
1991 Magic Castle Lecture Notes 22
Edward Marlo Anchored Add On from center of deck to tabled packet, no palming
1992 Card Finesse II 38
Ron Bauer Screened Leipzig Card Pass
1992 Card Finesse II 190
Edward Marlo Count Cop Transfer copped card onto tabled packet, brief
1992 The Olram File (Issue 12) 8
Ernest Earick Deal-and-Load Production transfer of a card from packet to packet while turning over top card of one packet
1993 By Forces Unseen 136
Jerry K. Hartman Drop Transfer from right-hand end grip packet onto left hand packet
1993 Profile (Issue 13) 2
Jerry K. Hartman The Covered Cop Transfer two packets exchanged openly, card(s) transferred by copping them temporarily
1993 Profile (Issue 13) 3
Karl Fulves Side Jogged Aces four packets shuffled by spectator, Ace on bottom of each, featuring bottom deal as transfer to another packet
Related to 1993 Card File 233
John Scarne Displacement Sleight transfering a card from bottom to top as small packet is turned over
1994 More Greater Magic 1235
John Bannon Kiss Placement
1994 Las Vegas Kardma 88
Ron Wilson Highland Hop Move transfer from packet to tabled spread
Related to 1994 Las Vegas Kardma 97
Karl Fulves Bottom Deal Load loading card under envelope
Related to 1994 Crooked Tales 80
Juan Tamariz 3. From TPC to Inferior-2 or Inferior-3
1994 The Tamariz Perpendicular Control 8
Juan Tamariz 4. From TPC to Inferior-7, Inferior-8, or any other Position in the Deck
1994 The Tamariz Perpendicular Control 8
Juan Tamariz Stealing A Card Under A Fan from TPC to under packet
1994 The Tamariz Perpendicular Control 20
Paul Gertner The Flick with Cards card secretly flicked across table with thumb
  • The Flick Switch
  • The Flick Split
  • Card in Wallet
Related to 1994 Steel and Silver 91
Darwin Ortiz Bottom Deal Load loading card under wallet
Related to 1995 Cardshark 72
Unknown Displacement as small spread is broken, two cards are exchanged
1995 Cards to Pocket Plus 5
Ken Beale The V Force "Three Impromptus"
bottom card of top half is transferred to bottom half with bottom placement angle jog as it is placed offset on it
1995 Underworld (Issue 1) 9
Carmen D'Amico The Fake Pickup one half in both hands, top card of left-hand half flipped face up and back and then apparently picked up under right hand packet
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Oct. 1968
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 33
Unknown Kiss Transfer from packet to packet
1996 The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 142
Chad Long Re-Set Options - Chad Long's Short Cop
Related to 1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 143
Allan Ackerman HPC with Cards han ping chien
1996 Al Cardpone 12
Dai Vernon, Edward Marlo Direct Addition spontaneous add
1996 Facsimile (Issue 4) 36
Ron Wilson Packet to Packet Transfer one packet tabled
1997 Jennings '67 108
Daryl Martinez, William Goodwin Bold Center Unload as double is stroked, bottom card is unloaded in center
1997 The Ancient Empty Street 10
Edward Marlo, Wesley James Fake Pick-Up
Related to 1997 The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 94
Unknown Bottom Deal Load to under jumbo card
1997 Flight Four 2
Unknown Spread Separation Displacement to switch center two cards in oil and water
1997 Underworld (Issue 6) 72
Dai Vernon The Transfer Palm
Related to 1998 Card College — Volume 3 710
Tom Gagnon The Inverse Spread Control with the Versatile Spread Control
Inspired by
  • "Miracle Spread" (Ed Marlo, Ibidem #20)
Variations
1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 67) 1371
Tom Gagnon Veiled Discovery with the Versatile Spread Control
1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 67) 1371
Jerry K. Hartman Covered Cop Transfer
1999 21st Century Card Magic 15
Ellis Stanyon To Slip the Top Card to the Bottom No. 21, left finger slip, also to center
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 44
Ellis Stanyon To "Slip" a Card No. 2, top card to bottom or center
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 291
Unknown Reverse Kelly Ovette Mater Move top half removed and bottom card dragged along
1999 Theater of the Mind 208
Lee Asher Pulp Friction reverse spread control/cull/displacement
Variations 2000 Pulp Friction 5
Baltazar Fuentes Fuentes Gravity Change as transfer
2000 I'm Dancing 38
Baltazar Fuentes Subway Pivot Transfer from right-hand Lateral Palm to left-hand packet
2000 I'm Dancing 39
Edward Marlo Spontaneous Add
2001 Close Cover Before Striking 18
Edward Marlo Spontaneous Add
2001 Hand Jobs 10
Paul Curry Card Displacement moving a card in the deck, while it is sticking out
2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 310
Lee Asher Pulp Friction reverse spread control/cull/displacement
Related to 2002 Penumbra (Issue 3) 2
Jerry K. Hartman Further On "The Continental Divide" additional thoughts
Inspired by 2002 Penumbra (Issue 4) 17
Unknown Side Steal Transfer transferring bottom card to top
2003 Card College - Volume 5 1165
Gabriel Moreno Transferencias while deck is transferred from hand to hand, variation with two cards
  • Variante para dos Cartas
2003 La Magia Española del Siglo XX 226
John Bannon SWAK - Swindled With A Kiss transferring a card from packet in end grip to packet in other hand
2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 58
Karl Fulves Drag & Drop rubber band, transfer from one half to the other, see also p. 73
2004 Under Tension 19
Charles T. Jordan The Slip-Back Move
2004 Enchantments 112
Larry Jennings Pick-up Transfer as one half passes the other, as in Jennings's Visitors
2004 Diamonds from Coal 34
Dai Vernon (reviewer) On his Book Revelations and The Spread Aug. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 8) 54
Hiroshi Sawa Buckle Insertion Displacement top card of left-hand packet and bottom card of packet in right-hand end grip are interlocked
Dec. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 12) 106
Jon Racherbaumer Shadow Drop
2009 Route 52 33
Tom Stone Misdirection Ditch from deck onto tabled packet
2010 Vortex 36
Roberto Giobbi Getting Rid of Extra Cards Above a Selection five methods
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue Oct 27) 320
Steve Reynolds Anchors Away technical variation
Inspired by 2010 Six Deep — Part One 12
Steve Reynolds Bluff Count Cop three as four while tabling every card
  • True Bluff Count
Inspired by 2010 Six Deep — Part One 17
Tommy Wonder, Tom Stone Secret Pick-Up tabled card secretly transferred to deck
2011 Maelstrom 182
Dave Buck Treading One handed exercises for palming, two cards in the hand.

Version 1: move bottom card to top
Version 2: move top card to bottom
2011 If An Octopus Could Palm 38
Tom Gagnon Covered Ricochet Bottom Deal original bottom card added to bottom of cut-off packet via Outward Bottom Deal
Variations 2011 Avant-Cards 175
Tom Gagnon Covered HPC Bottom Deal
Inspired by 2011 Avant-Cards 179
Allan Ackerman The Burnable Bottom Deal more a transfer to top, covered side steal
2012 The Cardjurer 29
Unknown Backslip
2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 113
Troy Hooser Slipstream Move
2014 Close Culls 24
Jack Carpenter Bottom Deal Transfer as packet is turned over onto another packet in dealing position
2017 The Expert's Portfolio No. 2 66
Unknown Kiss Unload from right-hand packet in end grip onto deck
2019 Card Theater 44
Ron Wilson Highland Hop Move transfer from packet to tabled spread
2019 Card Theater 63
Tom Gagnon Airdnase Pitch spectator says stop during ribbon spread, spread broken at that point, force card dropped onto end of spread
2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 206
Unknown Pick-up Transfer pendulum like as in visitor
2019 Tesseract 68
Edward Marlo One-Handed Color-Change Move top card is reversed under second card with one hand
2019 Tesseract 92
Steve Reynolds Covered Block Side Steal transfer from bottom to top with cover
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Output (Issue 2) 30
Steve Forte no-palm cap transfer from small packet to deck
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 590
Steve Forte capping to the bottom transfer from small packet to bottom of deck, tabled
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 591
Steve Forte sticker-cap card sticks to thumb, transfer from small packet to deck
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 591