156 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Vanish / Multiple Cards
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Professor Hoffmann The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards single card "reproduces" into duplicates, repeated with other cards, duplicates vanished again, pull
1890 More Magic 131
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster In fremder Hand verschwindende Karten cards disappear into tray
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 181
Unknown The Vanishing Of Thought Cards twenty-six double facers
1897 New Era Card Tricks 143
Unknown Die aus dem Spiel verschwindenden Karten thought-of cards vanish, double facer deck with odd cards on one side and even on the other side
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
L'Homme Masqué La carte kinématographique thought-of picture card and all picture cards from same suit vanish from deck and are reproduced from pocket of spectator
Also published here Sep. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 42
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XX. Ein anderes Bild 1. Das magnetische Kartenspiel (cards cling to hand)
2. Bibifax (hole cut into hat, hat is then fully restored)
3. Sympathie (card penetrates hat visibly)
4. Ein Meisterschuss (cards are torn and loaded into gun, they appear restored inside hat)
5. Die verschwindenden Karten (cards vanish under silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 186
Nate Leipzig Sixth Method Aces vanish from deck, reappear via Slap Aces
1909 The Art of Magic 219
Jack Merlin Change Making Palmed Card Disappear sucker moment, palming cards of and showing the problem of changes, in the end hand is empty
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 18
Louis Lam The "El-El" Master Four Ace Effect aces disappear one by one between two faced piles, indifferent cards then change to aces via glide
1935 Would You Believe It? 7
Nate Leipzig The "Slap" Aces Aces vanish from pack and reappear
1940 Expert Card Technique 244
Edward Marlo Double Vanish and Recovery two cards vanish from face of two halves when rubbed together, reappear in deck
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 8
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Good Companions four kings, one put in pocket, others vanish one by one, removed from pocket, three double facers
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 2
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Mr. and Mrs. Hart - The Adventures of a Loving Couple king and queen of hearts vanish and then travel together, and make "little hearts"
1943 Tricks and Sleights 20
Al Leech, Edward Marlo Aces Up
1949 For Card Men Only 10
Jack Yeager The Vanishing Reds fan of ten cards, red and black alternating, then all red cards vanish and are produced from pocket
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 24
Edward Marlo The Follow Up Aces Aces lost in deck come to top
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 91
Edward Marlo The Impromptu Phantom five cards with selections are under handkerchief, two removed, rest vanishes
1953 The Cardician 192
Stanley Palm Ghost Cards packet vanishes beneath handkerchief with funny (?) presentation
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 60
James Steranko Aces in Abstraction Chapter Ten, A Lesson in Extraordinary Card Technique
  • Part One: Aces and Kings removed, Kings shuffled back, Aces placed in deck reversed, when deck is spread the Kings are face up and Aces have vanished
  • Part Two: Kings placed in row, deck placed on each and they change to Aces
1960 Steranko on Cards 67
Frank Garcia The Apex Ace Aces vanish on pack, Ace of Spades comes to top three times, aces reappear face up
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 88
Al Leech Lost and Found Aces Aces vanish and reappear at face of four packets
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 195
Unknown Card Vanish reversed on bottom, displayed in batches and put underneath reversed
1962 Close-up Card Magic 196
Nate Leipzig Slap Four Ace Routine Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Related toVariations 1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 42
Al Leech Double Vanish on the pack
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 48
Al Leech Four Ace Vanish not visual
Variations 1965 Super Card Man Stuff 23
Harry Lorayne Vice Triumphant four jacks vanish from deck, reappear in pocket, story presentation
1967 Deck-Sterity 135
Edward Marlo Vanishing Aces one at a time, then found one at a time
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 7
Piet Forton Color Change Aces Aces appear one by one in packet of blue backed cards, blue backed cards disappear, then Aces change into red backs
1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 9
Piet Forton, Remo Inzani, Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Four Disappearing Queens Change Visibly To Four Aces
Related toAlso published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 10
Piet Forton Lucky Seven Routine Four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 14
Piet Forton Glückszahl 7 four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 13
Fred Lessor Nice Recovery four Aces vanish in sandwiches, reappear in deck via spelling
Variations 1970 Epilogue (Issue 9) 67
Edward Marlo Vanishing Eleven eleven cards vanish, selection remains, lapping
Related to
  • Ibidem No. 24
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 153
Karl Fulves Swallow the Leader Ace assembly, then Aces vanish
1971 Epilogue (Issue 11) 85
Sam Leo Horowitz 3-Card Princess as finale in last phase the other two vanish, see also p. 476
Related to Autumn 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5th Folio) 446
Walter Rollins, Jerry Mentzer Unexpected Surprise four of five cards vanish, with odd-backed card variation
Related to 1972 Card Cavalcade 31
Francis Haxton Nice Recovery - 2 four aces vanish in sandwiches, reappear in deck via spelling, stand-up handling
Inspired by 1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 149
Unknown Now You See 'Em four of a kind vanishes from pack and reappears face up in centre
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 122
Karl Fulves Four Gone 4&4, oil and water type routine, unequal transpo kicker
Variations 1973 Notes From Underground 53
Jerry K. Hartman Invisible Cut Plot change to Al Leech's Lost and Found Aces
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 23
Jerry K. Hartman Four-Gone Delusion III Four Kings vanish one by one, reappear next to Queens
1973 Means & Ends 26
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #6 packet of cards put under handkerchief, pulled away, cards have vanished, in sleeve
Also published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 790
Jon Racherbaumer No Force Vanish & Recovery two cards vanish in deck and reappear, roughed deck, see also Fulves' Jumping Gemini
Related to 1975 Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 11
Karl Fulves Approaching Zero "negative ace assembly", aces vanish one at a time without deck, lapping
1975 Methods with Cards - Part 3 190
Karl Fulves Kannibal Kards - Phase Four four jacks become three, then two, then one, single card placed in center comes back to top with other jacks
Related to 1975 Kannibal Kards 3
Karl Fulves Going.... Aces vanish one at a time on deck, credit information
Variations May 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 7) 959
Roger Smith Two Cards That Went Poof two cards peeked in IF condition are shown to have vanished
Inspired by 1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 12
Bob Haines Four Gone Conclusion two selected cards, four top cards are shown to be all alike, two of the disappear, the two left are now the selected cards
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 9) 256
Paul Harris La La's Lu Lu three Aces travel from Ace packet into deck one by one, last Ace travels from deck to other three Aces under spectator's hand
Variations 1976 Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 29
Paul Curry Half Gone half of the deck vanishes from a handkerchief
Also published here 1977 Special Effects 1
Karl Fulves Limbo named four-of-a-kind vanishes from deck, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 22
Karl Fulves Recalled top card of one half changes into named ace when covered with fanned other half, other three Aces vanished, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 39
Ken Krenzel The Vanishing Collectors cards between aces vanish and reappear
1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 209
Allan Ackerman EvaporACEtion
Variations 1978 Here's My Card 24
Paul Harris The Incredible Tap Dancing Aces (La La's Lu Lu Re-Vamped), Aces vanish and reappear, using the pack
Inspired byVariations 1978 Las Vegas Close-Up 92
Edward Marlo Vanish and Poker Combination four signed selections vanish and reappear in a poker hand
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 170
Eddie Fechter No Pile four of five cards vanish
Related toAlso published here 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 69
Ken De Courcy Vanishing Packet all cards except selection vanishes from packet that was placed into handkerchief bag
1979 Card Caprice 10
Piet Forton Glückszahl 7 four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1979 Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 19
Edward Marlo Sudden Interlaced Vanish using three duplicates
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 116
Edward Marlo No Duplicates without duplicates
Related to 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 117
Edward Marlo Count Conjuring five cards, three selections appear one by one, indifferent cards vanish
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 153
Frank Garcia Ubiquitous Aces aces found by fake riffle cull, aces vanish one by one on deck, produced again
1980 Exclusive Card Miracles 41
Karl Fulves Backless 2&2, backs of one color disappear in stepped spread
1980 Color Quik 41
Paul Harris The Time Machine using a black piece of cardboard as time machine three Kings vanish and reappear in deck
1980 Close-up Fantasies - Book II 1
Gert Malmros The Disappearing Aces four Aces vanish one by one, bare handed
1980 Disappearing Aces 2
James Swain Passing Along the Vanishing Aces one by one, classic pass
Related toVariations 1981 Cardworks 42
Geoffrey Latta, James Swain Collecting the Vanishing Aces aces vanish one by one from top of deck, collect cards
Variations 1981 Cardworks 45
Walt Lees The Return of the Missionaries Jacks vanish one by one, reappear with selections in between
Related to 1981 The Complete Cannibal Act 35
Jon Racherbaumer Vanishing Oil and Water 4&4, all cards become blank, gaffed
1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 86
James Swain The Vanishing Aces aces vanish and reappear face up in center, passes
Related to 1982 Best of Friends 298
Harry Lorayne, James Swain Vanishing Aces Explored additions for Swain's effect:
  • The Card Between
  • Kings Between
1982 Best of Friends 301
Harry Lorayne Aces Vanish Quickie
Also published here 1982 Best of Friends 380
Dave Robertson The Back is Gone cards vanish and 'Gone' written on back of selection
Variations 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 19) 365
Curtis Kam Condens-ace-tion
Inspired by 1982 All the World's a Stage 33
Edward Marlo Vanishing Aces Aces vanish out of the pack
1983 Marlo without Tears 196
Edward Marlo Packet Vanishing Aces four aces placed on four piles vanish
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 79
Brother John Hamman The Phoenix Four four selections vanish, are named and reappear face up via spelling
Variations 1984 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 16
Martin Gardner Wild Aces No. 88, Aces vanish under handkerchief and reappear reversed in deck
1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 134
Richard Kaufman Slap Happy Aces disappear from top of deck, then are reproduced one by one
Inspired by 1984 Abstract 10
Seth Kramer An Instant Card(s) Vanish false transfer and unload on spread deck
July 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 1090
Ben Harris The Return of the Alien combo of odd-backed elevator, universal card, three-card vanish, color changing backs
Inspired by 1985 Midnight Special 7
Ben Harris Hanging Card two cards vanish by hanging them in the air, another card changes into those two cards and the the third card is reproduced from air
Inspired by 1985 Midnight Special 16
Daryl Martinez Risen from the Ashes three peeked-at cards vanish and reappear face up
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 18
Darwin Ortiz Darwin's Aces Aces vanish and reappear "around" Selections
Inspired byVariations 1988 Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 131
Keikan Miyanaka Non-Prediction all the cards from one color that match a selection vanish from the deck
1988 New Magic Of Japan 109
Larry Jennings Slap Aces combo of Cavorting Aces, Leipzig's Opener, Slap Aces
Inspired by 1988 The Cardwright 73
Rocco Silano The Card Trick That Fooled Vernon wrong card becomes a full packet, then all vanish except selection
1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 1) 17
Paul Harris The Tap Dancing Aces Aces vanish and reappear, using the pack
Also published here 1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 15
Edward Marlo Vanishing Aces Aces vanish one by one from top of deck, effect by Jack Vosburgh
Also published here
  • The New Tops, Feb. 1964
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 51
Brother John Hamman Phoenix Four four selections vanish, are named and reappear face up via spelling
Related to 1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 202
Ken Krenzel Swain's "Passing Along the Vanishing Aces" or Latta's "The Vanishing Collectors"
Inspired by 1990 Close-up Impact! 185
Richard Kaufman The Dissipated Aces aces vanish from top one by one
1990 Close-up Impact! 185
Michael Powers Blowing Away the Aces Aces vanish one by one, then are seen to have collected three selection in center of deck
Inspired by 1990 Top Secret Stuff 65
Michael Powers The Invisible Aces Aces vanish one by one, reappear, change to Kings
1990 Top Secret Stuff 91
Michael Close Dancers at the End of Time aces vanish from top of deck, trap kings, transposition with quartets, all change into jokers
Inspired by 1991 Workers Number 2 29
John Bannon Timely Departure three cards are thought-of via "packet is cut off and counted..." procedure, they disappear and reappear face up
Related to 1991 Smoke and Mirrors 160
Edward Marlo Revised Double Vanish Unit Discovery two selections vanish, card appears in sandwich, other face up in deck
1991 The Olram File (Issue 5) 2
Steven Hamilton Lightning Aces Aces vanish one by one from hand and reappear face-up in center of deck, shown one-by one, deck of double backers
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 1991 Profile (Issue 1) 8
Steven Hamilton Nocturnal Gambler Aces vanish one by one and reappear together reversed in center
Inspired byAlso published here 1991 Profile (Issue 2) 4
Allan Ackerman The Vanishing Aces one at a time and reappearance
Also published here 1991 Magic Castle Lecture Notes 21
Don England, Richard Kaufman England's Vanishing Aces aces vanish on top of deck one by one
1992 The Collected Almanac (Issue ) xxxviii
James Swain Vanishing Aces, The Sequel face up Aces vanish one at a time from top of deck - as climax rediscovered face up in different sections of deck
Related to 1992 Don't Blink 93
Harry Levine The Menace four cards vanish one by one and reappear again
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 42) 748
Steve Dusheck Phantom Cards five cards shown, two removed from under handkerchief, other vanish
1992 Dusheck's Card Magic 4
William Goodwin Aces For Idiots aces face up in center, vanish one by one until selected ace remains, reappear in different positions, sucker element
1993 Notes from the Batcave 18
Eddie Fechter No Pile four of five cards vanish
Related toAlso published here 1993 Fechter 261
Allan Ackerman The Vanishing Aces one at a time and reappearance
Also published here 1994 Las Vegas Kardma 96
Roger Crosthwaite The Magic Salt "Phase Six: Making the Magic"
cards dealt on table become invisible, deck penetrates case
1994 Roger's Thesaurus 31
Roger Crosthwaite Single Deal Vanish card(s) dealt on table vanish, into LTP, see also p. 234 for credit information, also:
  • Multiple Deal Vanish
1994 Roger's Thesaurus 32
Lennart Green The Laser Deal Snap Deal as a visual vanish of multiple cards one by one
1995 Snap Deal 16
Unknown Flyaway Cards No. 3, two cards vanish and reappear reversed
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 5
Paul Harris The Time Machine using a black piece of cardboard as time machine three Kings vanish and reappear in deck
1996 The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 249
Paul Harris The Tap Dancing Aces Aces vanish and reappear, using the pack
VariationsAlso published here 1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 219
Michael Skinner, Nate Leipzig Skinning the Fat off the Bone... Nate Leipzig's Slap Aces Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Inspired byVariations 1996 Classic Sampler 46
Dominique Duvivier Ghost Kings four Kings shown, card is selected and lost, chosen pair of Kings vanish and sandwich card in the middle of the deck
Variations 1996 Magie Duvivier 131
Peter Duffie Swatta card chosen and removed, Aces cut to one by one and vanished again, they end up collecting the other three mates of chosen card
Inspired by 1996 Open Secrets 12
Larry Jennings The '65 Aces aces vanish, spectator finds aces, come to top, turn over in deck, different handling options
1997 Jennings '67 148
Larry Jennings The Creeping Aces Aces reversed in center vanish one by one, reappear
1997 Jennings '67 144
Jack Carpenter A Dance for the Devious queens vanish one by one, reproduced at once together again
Related to 1997 The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 15
Ken Krenzel The Lost Aces of Louie the Loser aces visibly vanish when dealt in poker deal, reappear in one of the other hands
1997 Ingenuities 137
Nick Trost Four-Ace Vanish and Recovery Four Aces vanish from deck, and appear back face up in the middle of the deck
Inspired by
  • "Record" (Andre Robert, The Magigram, April 1979)
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 67
Richard Bartram, Jr. Short Changed Thoughts thought of cards in deck vanish, selected from spread display
1997 Trephine 74
Karl Fulves Takeaway seven-as-nine count, a Three taken away, only six cards remain
1998 The Fine Print (Issue 9) 270
Roy Walton Pass Out deck faced, Aces appear when deck is turned over one by one, Aces vanish and are later found reversed in the middle
Related to 1998 Five Times Five — Scotland 121
Theodore DeLand The Phantom Card Trick No. 8, five cards shown fan, three remembered by spectators, two removed from under handkerchief and rest vanishes, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
Variations 1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 128
Theodore DeLand Improved Phantom Cards No. 9, same effects but backs can be shown, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
Inspired byVariations 1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 128
Ellis Stanyon Phantom with Ordinary Cards No. 10, ungaffed version, pseudo duplicates and palming
Inspired by 1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 130
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note three selections, vanish and disappear, not too convincing packet handling
Inspired by 1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 217
Karl Fulves Trick Play Sevens vanishes from deck and reappear, poker deal, spectator gets Sevens and performer the Aces
Inspired byRelated to 2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 100
Paul Curry Half Gone half of the deck vanishes from a handkerchief
Also published here 2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 90
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Finding the Aces four-of-a-kind found while dealing through shuffled deck, doing face-up push-off second deals and glimpsing next card, also for vanishing named card(s)
2001 Artifice, Ruse, and Subterfuge in the Hands 21
Aaron Fisher Golden Nugget Queens disapear one at a time from top of the deck and reapearance, with additional "Advanced Handling"
2002 The Paper Engine 85
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Turning Tricks two halves placed face-to-face after remembering the facing cards, they vanish, one reversed in deck and other one spelled to
Inspired byRelated to 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 119
William Goodwin The Queens four queens disappear and reappear one at a time on top of deck
Variations 2004 Penumbra (Issue 8) 10
Wesley James Vanishing Eleven and Placement "final", eleven cards vanish, only selection remains, Nine-Principle Placements (digits added)
Related to 2004 Enchantments 113
Larry Jennings Up In Smoke only four cards in hand, they vanish with a puff of cigarette smoke and reappear in 4 pockets, two methods
2005 Up In Smoke 50
Jack Carpenter, Allan Ackerman I Dance for the Devious - Two queens vanish one by one, reproduced at once together again
Inspired by 2005 Ackerman 2004 43
Peter Duffie Sudden Impact aces lost, AS found by cutting off half the deck, this half vanishes/changes into four aces
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 305
Claude Impériale Sans Skill three cards vanish and appear again reversed
Inspired by 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 16
Ryan Swigert Ode to Ose two of three cards vanish, selection remains
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 199
Troy Hooser More Queens Queens vanish one by one, then appear
Inspired by 2010 Moments 93
Bébel, Patrick Lehnen Vanishing Aces four aces vanish one by one
2013 Lecture Notes 2
Steven Hamilton Nocturnal Gambler Aces vanish one by one and reappear together reversed in center
Also published here 2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 3
Steven Hamilton Lightning Aces Aces vanish one by one from hand and reappear face-up in center of deck, shown one-by one, deck of double backers
Also published here 2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 72
Jan Logemann The Famous 100-Card Trick (The Unfamous 100-Card Trick)
finale for Williamson's effect, surplus cards vanish after inflated deck climax
Inspired by 2013 Stand-Up Fantasies 4
Tomas Blomberg Rhythm Switch Bluff Assembly four-of-a-kind vanishes, leader packet as indifferent cards
2014 Blomberg Laboratories 281
Harry Lorayne Aces Vanish Quickie
Also published here 2017 JawDroppers! Two 81
Alexander Hansford Squash four Kings change into one King of same suit as selection, then it changes into selection itself
2018 Kino. 46
Yves Carbonnier Petit Bonus Qui Mérite Qu'on S'y Attarde three selections between face-up Kings vanish and appear in pocket, Collectors follow up
Also published here
  • in "Yves Carbonnier Passe à Table"
2019 Grand Livre de Cartomagie 89
Yves Carbonnier Les Rois qui Volent four Kings vanish and appear face up in the deck, with three selections between them
2019 Grand Livre de Cartomagie 196
Tom Gagnon Versatile Spread Holdout group hidden underneath ribbon spread, application with three selections that vanish
2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 168
Andi Gladwin Fireworks Aces produced, three cards chosen, Aces vanish one by one, collectors, selections vanish, Aces change into selection which changes into each of the other selections
  • Ace Production
  • Apex Aces
  • Selection Vanish
  • Selection Appearance
Inspired by 2020 The Boy Who Cried Magic 61
Andi Gladwin Castle Jacks
  • Even More Memory Man (shuffled deck apparently memorized, naming position of selection, finding four-of-a-kind)
  • Glassical Assembly (Jacks signed and put in glass, three removed one at a time to make them vanish on deck, reappear in glass)
  • Travelers (with deck vanish finale)
Inspired by
  • "More Memory Man" (Joel Givens, Session, 2007)
2020 The Boy Who Cried Magic 187
Jackie McClements Brexit three cards vanish under magician's hand
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 246
Steve Reynolds Loose Ends: Meddler's Bluff Vanish four cards shown as seven, using bluff pass
Inspired by
  • "Meddler's Assembly" (Steve Reynolds, Cosmic Sport, 2001)
2020 Output (Issue 9) 17