1,754 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling / Poker
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Unknown Prouver combien il est imprudent de jouer de l'argent demonstration of cheating to give yourself the four Kings
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 139
Unknown Another Poker Trick three Aces are controlled then riffle stacked for four players
Related to 1909 The Art of Magic 130
Adrian Plate The Great Poker Trick "a particular favorite of Mr. Adrian Plate", new deck opened and shuffled, seven hands dealt and performer wins
Related toAlso published here 1909 The Art of Magic 128
Louis Nikola The Game of Poker Everyone gets good hands, you get Royal Flush in Hearts
Related to 1927 The Nikola Card System 39
Jack Merlin The Riffle Stack four cards
Related to 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 6
Jack Merlin The Hop off the Bottom switching hand in a game, Jinx Switch
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin To Deal Four Aces From Any Man's Pack riffle stack of four aces for four hands
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 15
Jack Merlin A Routine of Sleights at the Card Table
  • cards in spectator's pocket, card fished out very fast
  • second and bottom dealing expose
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 2
Jack Merlin Peep in Conjunction with a Second or Bottom as an Aid glimpsing cards on top and bottom while looking at hole card, dealing seconds or bottom accordingly
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin Bottom Deal as used in a Game management, with palming and when to deal bottoms
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin The Shooting of Pete McGuff story, two times seven hands, from new pack order
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 16
Jack Merlin Audacity Run Up stacking a straight, one shuffle, prepared
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 8
Jack Merlin Exhibition Poker Feat five full houses, then straight from selected cut pile
Variations 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin Fake Runn Up three aces for four hands, prepared
Variations 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 7
Jack Merlin Topping the Pack expose, helping spectator get a winning hand
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin To Name the Hole Cards in the Stud Game knowing the first dealt cards
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 12
Jack Merlin Master Poker Dealing royal flush from named suit, four hands
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 17
Laurie Ireland Stacking the Deck for Ireland's Card Tricks Including Two Poker Deals
  • The First Poker Deal
  • The Second Poker Deal
with Ireland's memorized deck
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 15
Graham Adams Nap Routine royal flush dealt repeatedly
1931 Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 17
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again
1931 The Book Without A Name 25
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stack
Also published here 1931 The Book Without A Name 22
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from twenty-five cards
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Unknown An Effective Poker Deal re-deal stacking done by spectator, double duke suggestion
Related toVariations 1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 108
Victor Farelli The Harrison Deal Royal Flush lands in magician's hand
Variations 1936 Lend Me Your Pack 36
U. F. Grant Effect No. 1 spectator deals five hands, no good hand, but when the magician deals he get's a straight flush, re-deal stacking
Related to 1936 The Gambler's Expose Act 1
U. F. Grant Effect No. 5 - Blindfold Deal spectator shuffles, performer is blindfolded and deals out a Royal Flush (after deck switch)
1936 The Gambler's Expose Act 3
U. F. Grant Effect No. 3 second deal demo, top card has corner missing
1936 The Gambler's Expose Act 2
U. F. Grant Effect No. 4 bottom dealing demo, fake
1936 The Gambler's Expose Act 2
Victor Farelli "Poker Face" Royal Straight Flush dealt to performer
1936 "Lend Me Your Pack" 37
Audley Walsh The Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be Aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 122
Victor Farelli Poker and Brag Four Aces produced in "magic gambling" routine via dealing procedure
Inspired by
  • "After the Four Ace Trick" (Billy O'Connor, The Magic Wand, June-Sept 1935)
1936 "Lend Me Your Pack" 33
Lu Brent "We Stand Pat" stacked
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 136
Michael F. Zens Quadruple Poker Trick
Related toVariations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 369
Theodore Annemann, Michael F. Zens Call Your Hand ten card set-up, see credit claim by Val Evans on page 259
Variations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 243
Frank Travers Gambler at Large! stack for demo with several games (Poker, Blackjack, Bridge)
Related to 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 257
Edward Victor The Expert Deal four Aces, the Royal Flush
1937 Magic of the Hands 19
Dai Vernon Automatic Second Deal hole in card
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 305
Unknown Imitation Seconds three jacks deal
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 332
Stadelman Effective Poker Deal redistribution to stack royal flush
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects
Related toVariations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 177
Unknown Double Poker Deal set-up
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Unknown A Subtle Set Up thumb count stack
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 365
Edward Victor Stacking the Aces thumb count
1937 Magic of the Hands 21
Tom Bowyer Klondyke Poker poker deal from new pack order
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Charles T. Jordan The Poker Shark performer's hand transforms to beat the other players, set-up
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stack
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Louis Nikola Poker trick with Nikola memorized deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Dai Vernon Poker Demonstration
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Charles T. Jordan Poker Player's Deal royal flush in named suit is located underneath handkerchief
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Related toVariations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 209
Unknown Impromptu Poker Deal
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Frank Lane A Slick Card Routine combo in which spectator finds selection, card is predicted, poker game is dealt, slick card and set-up
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 100
Frank Lane A Poker Deal
1938 Greater Magic 297
Nate Leipzig Five Hands
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 560
Unknown The Perfect Poker Trick Tens through aces are removed and dealt out multiple times, performer wins
1938 Greater Magic 303
Ralph W. Hull Skilled? Second Dealing with Pop-Eyed Eye-Popper deck
1938 Greater Magic 533
Martin Gardner Synthetic Seconds two selections travel together, presented as second deal demonstration, stooge
Related to 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 272
Laurie Ireland A Gambling Expose aces controlled while shuffling, then fake center deal
1938 Lessons in Dishonesty 9
William H. McCaffrey Unique Bridge and Poker Deal shuffled deck, card called out as memory demonstration (stacking), then bridge and poker deal demo
1938 Greater Magic 298
William Larsen The Four Ace Deal thumb riffle stacking
1938 Greater Magic 305
Unknown A Si Stebbins System Wrinkle dealing Royal Flush from Si Stebbins
1938 Greater Magic 307
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 275
Unknown Poker Demonstration controlling the aces, belly strippers
1938 Greater Magic 461
Purvis W. Miller Poker Hand Repeat Trick six card repeat with poker presentation
Variations 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 33
Theodore Annemann Poker Plus three hands, performer's hand changes twice, each time to beat the spectator's hands
1939 The Incorporated Strange Secrets 16
Purvis W. Miller Setting up Poker Hands with the Riffle Shuffle mentioning pre-established breaks
1. To Run up Three Cards in a Four-Handed Game of Poker
2. To Set Up Two Hands, Threes in Each Hand, in a Four Hand Game
Related toVariations 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 21
Frederick Braue Braue Poker Deal getting the aces, faro stack
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 150
Unknown Dishonesty at its Apogee naming cards during the deal from time to time
1940 Expert Card Technique 151
Frederick Braue The Royal Flush Deal simple faro stack
1940 Expert Card Technique 151
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
Frank Travers big deal? "Rapid Set-up" & "Expert Deal", two special full deck stacks for Stud Poker, Draw Poker, Black Jack, Bridge, Rhummy
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 142) 799
Eddie Joseph The Sensational Poker Demonstration two phase routine, overhand shuffle stack of Aces, then all players can draw
1941 How Gamblers Win 11
Eddie Joseph The Gambler's Second Dealing second deal demonstration with three duplicates
1941 How Gamblers Win 6
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Busted Bobtail four royal flush cards produced, then fifth has wrong suit, rest is transformed
1941 The Stripper Deck 15
John J. Crimmins Jr. Call Poker spectator chooses five cards in various way and ends up with Royal Flush
Inspired by 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Poker Challenge bet/game in which performer and spectator openly draw cards, solution on page 885
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Dai Vernon Vernon's Automatic Gambler same set-up dealt over and over for two players
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1941/49 Select Secrets 19
Edward Marlo Blindfold Poker Deal
1942 Let's See the Deck 25
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Blind Man's Poker
1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 23
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo Gardner-Marlo Poker Routine
Related toVariations 1942 Let's See the Deck 28
Eddie Joseph A Quick Four-Ace Trick Aces "mixed" with twelve cards, four hands dealt, one gets the Aces
1942 Greater Card Tricks 26
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Two in One double duke
1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 7
Edward Marlo The Magical Gambler performer gets Queens, spectator Kings, Queens change to Aces
1942 Deck Deception 20
Bruce Elliott, S. W. Erdnase The Expert at the Card Table stacking three aces in a four hands game, modified Erdnase System, openly shown
Inspired byRelated to
  • corrections on p. 28
Variations
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 5) 17
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Deal
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 95
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Easy Skill three aces, then royal flush
1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 8
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Transparent Cards performer stacks himself three Aces and knows some cards (because they are apparently transparent)
1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Louis Zingone, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Flying Cards also as poker deal
Inspired by 1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ace in the Hole
1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 57
Laurie Ireland Laurie Ireland's Blindfold Poker Deal with unknown and selected hole card, tactile marks on side of card
1943 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 21
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand
Also published here 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 6
Phil Weisbecker 3 Jacks & A Pat two hands, spectator always gets thee jacks, royal flush finale
Related toAlso published here 1943 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 51) 210
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Variations 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 58
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Stack It spectator stacks the hand while apparently losing the cards in the deck, as Rusduck
Related to 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 226
Stewart James, Russell "Rusduck" Duck Variation on Rusduck's Stack It
Inspired by 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 270
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up six hands, two rounds, as Rusduck
Related toVariations 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 61) 249
Dariel Fitzkee I Won't Play Cards With You
1945 My Best 134
R. C. Buff The Middle Deal middle deal bluff, selected card dealt at named number
1945 My Best 11
Arthur H. Buckley Demonstration Build of the Four Aces using the Buckley Double Cuts cutting system to stack cards
1946 Card Control 114
Neal Elias Blindfold Poker Deal brief idea
1946 At the Table Tricks 16
Warren Wiersbe Blindfold Poker Deal
1946 Mental Cases With Cards 7
Arthur H. Buckley A Cold Deck Warmed Up switching 48 cards (deck minus Aces) and stack Aces into positions
1946 Card Control 115
Unknown Poker jonah card principle, brief
Related to 1946 Card Control 103
Unknown The Hold Out and Pick Up Builds redealing principle in combination with pick up stack
1946 Card Control 112
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins
1946 Mental Cases With Cards 22
Neal Elias "Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do" using a combination cull stock shuffle
1946 At the Table Tricks 14
Neal Elias Zingone Spread Poker Deal idea
Inspired by 1946 At the Table Tricks 16
Edward Marlo The Perfect Stack without adjustment, three aces are dealt to a player for two to eight players, punch deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 21
Edward Marlo Pseudo Stacking combining riffle stacking and second deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo Marlo's Gambling Routine no set-up, faro shuffle
  • Poker-Rummy-Pinochle
  • Black Jack
  • The Sucker Hand
  • Bridge Honors
Variations 1947 Marlo In Spades 10
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deck, two methods
Also published here 1947 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 24
Edward Marlo The Blind Fold Stack punched cards as safety measure
Variations 1947 Marlo In Spades 23
Edward Marlo A Straight Flush part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine"
1947 Marlo In Spades 16
Billy McComb William's Poker Hand Trick several hands are dealt one hand is chosen it's a royal flush
1947 The First Book of William 39
Jack Potter 3 Jacks Every Time three jacks are laid alternated with indifferent cards and come to the top, as a prelude to "3 Jack & a Pat" by Weisbecker
Related toAlso published here 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 125) 503
Edward Marlo Super Memory presentation for royal flush punch deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 23
Edward Marlo The Sucker's Stack combining riffle stacking and second deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 27
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction outcome after shuffled deck predicted, punch deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler five people build a poker hand, after the cards are apparently mixed and the deck cut, all get the same cards again in the next round
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 471
Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner A Poker Puzzle
Related to 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 129
Unknown Jacks Wild
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 228
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Poker Hand Routine pair of deuces changes into Royal Flush, backs change as well, partial rough-smooth
1948 Rough & Smooth Possibilities 3
U. F. Grant Dealing a Royal Flush performer receives Royal Flush on second deal, claim of principle
Related to Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 6
Al Leech Simplified Poker Deal Ace stacking for five hands via re-dealing
1949 For Card Men Only 26
U. F. Grant Zella Poker Deal simple poker deal from spectator's cut, performer draws the four Aces
Mar. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 14
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopes
Related toAlso published here 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 180) 719
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker deal
Related toAlso published here 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 681
Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah card
Related toAlso published here 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 168) 672
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up (Streamlined)
Inspired by 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 755
Harvey P. Graham Bagged! poker routine for stage, with a stand
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 175) 702
Dr. Al Berndt, Peter Musto The New Deal Poker Hand No. 56, Poker deal from new deck order, draw poker
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 100
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Poker Deal No. 68, Poker hands dealt from deck shuffled face up/down, final poker hand transformation (drunk man presentation)
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 124
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes No. 8, Performer removes high cards (Ten, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle)
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 20
John Scarne The Dean's Poker Deal No. 23, Credited to "The Dean", a gambler from New Jersey, simple Jonah card poker deal
Related to 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 45
Toni Koynini Gambler's Delight half deck stacked, dealing several poker hands for different combination of players, good bridge hand
1951 Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 8
Bert Fenn I Win! several phases, see p. 953 for corrections
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 237) 947
H. K. Becker Your Flush gambling demonstration, royal flush finish
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 242) 966
Eddie Joseph Topping in Poker Too! follow-up poker deal from any prepared stack
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 20
Bruce Elliott, Dai Vernon B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at it
Also published here 1952 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 248) 990
Audley Walsh Audley's Best
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 270) 1078
Bill Simon The Middle Deal mock center deal
Related to 1952 Effective Card Magic 86
Bruce Elliott Elliott's Last Lethargy false second deal
1952 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 250) 1001
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Jinx-Ed eights and aces dealt in poker hand
Inspired by 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 269) 1074
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker +
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 283) 1130
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deck
Also published here 1953 The Cardician 29
Al Leech The Sandwich Deal pseudo false dealing
1953 Card Man Stuff 20
Edward Marlo Invisible Bottom Deal
Variations 1953 The Cardician 89
Martin Gardner Poker Problem open drawing of cards, solution on p. 1104
Related to 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Edward Marlo Effect Two straight flush shown with six cards, extra-card vanishes and reappears in sleeve
1953 Unlimited 13
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction and a Principle spectator shuffles, yet aces are dealt out
Variations 1953 The Cardician 33
Dai Vernon Royal Monte "A Lesson in Artistic Card Handling"
Variations 1954 Stars of Magic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 158
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal
Variations 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 320) 88
Stewart James Vernon Variation
Inspired byVariations 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 316) 67
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Routine half deck set-up, see also p. 63
Inspired byAlso published here 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 45
Russell "Rusduck" Duck E-Z Poker thumb count stacking of a poker hand
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 39
Unknown Card Stand for Gambler's Rehearsal to perform poker deals for larger crowd
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 98
Rufus Steele The Gambler's Rehearsal elaborated routine with full deck set up
Related to 1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 90
Bruce Elliott No Second Deal miscall and duplicate, fake second deal
1956 The Best in Magic 182
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopes
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 194
Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Dai Vernon, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah card
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 190
Dai Vernon, Bruce Elliott B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at it
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 128
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Zens-Ational see No. 8 for credit information
Inspired byRelated to 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 3
Unknown The Milk Build Shuffle
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Study in Stud system for coding/designating a card with four cards, for a stud deal
Related toVariations 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal - And Yet Again! eight hands, performer always gets a royal flush, as a climax all have good hands and performer almost has a royal flush, then he exchanges the wrong card and gets the missing one
Inspired by 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Strictly Straight performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, Gilbreath precursor
Inspired by
  • Lin Searles's "The Straight Gambler"
Related to
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker Poser stud deal
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck S-T-R-A-I-G-H-T poker deal then back in order with a second round
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Poker Deal shuffled deck, marked
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 7
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-up
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 223
Charles Hudson Hocus Pocus six hands, five rounds, ends with royal flush
Inspired by 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 5
Tom Ransom Suicide Build progressive poker deal, from five to two hands
Related toVariations 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Run-Up
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Fantasies spectators get remembered hands again, poker and bridge deal
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 14
Stephen Herald Royal Aces five hands, always getting four aces, royal flush as a kicker, duplicates
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 6
Gerald Kosky Poker Run-Up System no jogs, no breaks, no milk build shuffle
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Alphomega five hands, resets itself, optional climax with ten hands
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 3
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Encore! encore to Koldex, spectators chose a poker hand and after deck is shuffled and cut, they get the same again
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice on Dai Vernon, Tom Henricks, credits, Ten Card Poker Deal credit information
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 1
Alex Elmsley Aces Up stacking with faro shuffle for any number from two to five
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 15
Edward Marlo The Wrong Hand player receives Aces, performer straight flush
1958 Faro Notes 38
Ronald B. Edwards The Cocoanut Poker Deal royal flush, special procedure, duplicates
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Revolving Poker with spelling
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 9
William P. Miesel Straight Cheating straights, then four royal flushes as climax
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 6
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Koldex Deluxe ten hands, then five hands
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Scrambled Straights straights, all hands, Gilbreath precursor (see Fulves' "When Psychics..." reference)
Related toVariations 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Run-Up bringing deck back in order, when doing gambling (dealing) routines
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 6
Edward Marlo "He's My Partner" dealing four aces to partner after deck is shuffled
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 117
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poko-Combo stack that allows combination for ten card poker deal, strictly straight and straight cheating
Related to 1959 The Cardiste (Issue 12) 2
Edward Marlo Key Card System pseudo stacking, actually key cards next to aces, face up deal and second deal
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 111
Edward Marlo The Jack Deal three jack deal without extra jack
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 116
Edward Marlo Exhibitionism openly dealing thirds and fourths
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 118
Edward Marlo If I Were a Card Cheat how to present riffle stacking to audiences
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 85
Lin Searles The Slow-Motion Idiot's Shuffle deck shuffled face-up/face-down in slop style from tabled packets, humorous presentation, then "eightses" are dealt to performer
1959 Slow Motion Poker Deals 5
Lin Searles The Slow-Motion Crooked Straight fake false dealing from all parts of deck, pseudo mate pairs
1959 Slow Motion Poker Deals 3
Edward Marlo Faro Plus Seconds - Stud riffle and overhand combination
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 108
Lin Searles The Cross Shuffle Slow-Motion Deal thirds of deck shuffled according to spectator's wishes, yet predicted Full House received in seven-handed game, faro
Related to 1959 Slow Motion Poker Deals 1
Richard Segal The Sucker Poker Deal three Jacks are controlled for the spectator, magician gets a Royal Flush
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 41
Dai Vernon Sure Fire Showdown ten Card Poker Principle, strippers
Related toAlso published here 1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 69
James Steranko Dead Man's Hand Finale Chapter Twelve, "A Lesson in Card Artistry"
spectator choses card, they turn out to be Dead Man's Hand (pair of Eights and Aces), third Ace appears between them
1960 Steranko on Cards 83
Dai Vernon Blindfold Poker Deal
1961 Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 9
Charlie Miller Poker Deal target cards from shuffled first deal placed into own hand via bottom deals
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 28
Dai Vernon Vernon Poker Demonstration
1962 Early Vernon 26
Dai Vernon Vernon Poker Routine - Revised
1962 Early Vernon 64
Edward Marlo, Harry Lorayne, Martin Gardner Lorayne's Poker Deal
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 153
Dai Vernon Vernon Automatic Second Deal hole in top card
Related to 1962 Early Vernon 28
Dai Vernon Puzzling Demonstration top two cards transpose, also as fake second deal
Related to 1962 Early Vernon 56
Roger Klause Fake Center Deal using Tilt
1962 Tilt! 28
Unknown Little Fella' - Big Fella' set-up that is redealt multiple times
Related to 1962 Close-up Card Magic 61
Harry Lorayne Short Pseudo Exposé one card changes to complete royal flush
1962 Close-up Card Magic 243
Harry Lorayne, Dai Vernon, Sam Schwartz Push-Through Poker four cards change to complete royal flush
1962 Close-up Card Magic 207
Milton Kort The You Got Nothin Poker Deal Magician tries to deal the winning hand to himself, but gets a pair. But everyone else gets blank cards, so magician does win after all
1962 Kort Is Now In Session 13
Nate Leipzig Automatic Gambler royal flush
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 160
Edward Marlo Stacking Demo
  • 5 Hand Stack
  • Six Hands
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 9
Edward Marlo Any Number of Hands shuffled deck, any number of hands named, performer looks through deck, when cards are dealt, the named value four-of-a-kind is in the named hand
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 10
Edward Marlo Call and Stock any called value is stacked into named number of hands, from new pack order stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 26
Edward Marlo The Triple Stack stacking three pairs of cards
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 43
Edward Marlo The Double Stack stacking two hands
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 40
Edward Marlo Power Poker #2 ace stacking demo, everybody gets a good hand
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 18
Edward Marlo Card Stack Demo kings openly stacked, tens and aces end up also, faro and overhand stacking, for correction see Facsimile reference
Related to 1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 37
Edward Marlo Bluff Poker Stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards)
Edward Marlo Transition Poker ace stacking with new deck order climax
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 15
Edward Marlo Fast Demonstration of Stacking a Pair
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 11
Edward Marlo Center Stacking cards stacked while apparently being in center
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 38
Edward Marlo Power Poker #1 stacking aces, everybody gets a good hand as well
Related toVariations 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 12
Al Leech Five Aces into Aces
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 43
Roy Walton Lesson In Larceny ten card packet, spectator deals cards from top or bottom and gets a straight, performer aces
Related toVariationsAlso published here July 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 9) 47
Jack Avis Poker Dice Coincidence poker dice match dealt hand, posed as a problem
Sep. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 57
Harry Lorayne Ten Card Poker Deal multiple phase template routine
VariationsAlso published here 1967 Deck-Sterity 72
Edward Marlo Pseudo One Riffle Stacks eleven methods
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Pseudo One Riffle Stacks) 1
Karl Fulves Prelude explaining "dealing heavy" to audience, then surplus card vanishes
Aug. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 114
Fred Lowe The Innocent Cheat ?
Related to 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 190
Roy Walton Draw Poker Plus 25-card deck can be dealt in as many piles as often as spectators want, yet performer receives royal flush
Related to
  • correction on p. 86
Variations
Feb. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 79
Al Koran Double Deal dealing five people the same cards, set up, twenty-five duplicates, siamesa
Variations 1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 119
Karl Fulves Color Control - Mentalists Night Out after a riffle shuffle some pairs and features of the hands are foreseen, ESP deck
Related to 1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 2
Francis Haxton Gambler's Last Chance performer holds four cards, spectator choses any card face-down, it completes Royal Flush
Inspired byAlso published here Aug. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 113
Alan Keith Open Challenge stack by Val Evans
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 61
Edward Marlo Effect 4 Queen and Ten visually change into 2 Queens
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 15
John Braun, Rufus Steele 3 Jacks Revamped duplicate jack, with credit information, see p. 200 for further credits
Inspired by
  • "Jack-Jack-Jack" (Rufus Steele, Card Tricks You Will Do, 1928)
Related to
  • p. 172 for Lin Searles suggestion
Variations
Feb. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 157
Dr. Taub Three Jacks Revamped see p. 200 for further credits
Inspired by May 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 179
Edward Marlo Applications of the Immediate Bottom Deal:
  • As An Exchange
  • As A Count-Down Effect
  • Gambling Demonstration
Winter 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 225
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal ten card set-up
Related toVariations Winter 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 219
Dai Vernon A Poker Problem aces dealt out to any number of players after a single fair cut without bottom dealing
June 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 187
Karl Fulves Poker Puzzle ten card packet is dealt out multiple times, at the end performer gets four aces
Sep. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 11) 206
Peter Alexis Scarlock's Card phoned person knows dealt poker hands
Inspired byAlso published here Oct. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 214
Bob Koch Visible Poker Hand Change three acrobatic flap cards, "Zapped!"
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 80
Fred Lowe Second Deal Sam story presentation
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 58
Terry Guyatt, Edward Marlo Guyatt's Drunken Cut Improved deck shuffled face up face down, still good hands dealt
Related toVariations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 63
Karl Fulves Cyclic Poker performer knows cards in poker hands after a riffle shuffle with pinochle deck
1968 Epilogue (Issue 3) 22
Alton Sharpe Expert Poker Demonstration 23 card set-up
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 60
Father Cyprian Faro Flush after shuffling, performer gets Royal Flush
1968 Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Karl Fulves The Cast of the Cards "Cards & Dice", poker deal, values determined by roll of dice show up in one hand
Also published here Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 152
Karl Fulves Demon Dice "Cards & Dice", nine poker dice, three spectators combine a hand and they're dealt out
Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 153
Karl Fulves Babel Bruce Cervon at the Castle, weird Poker Problem, James Randi and his broken back
June 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 182
Karl Fulves According to Hoyle stud poker, after each card is dealt, the performer's face up card are exchanged with one of the other player's, performer still wins
Related toVariationsAlso published here Nov. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 1) 218
Frank Lane Lane's Winning Hand Deal two phases
Variations 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 88
J. W. Sarles, Karl Fulves Beat The House humorous dealing routine in which performer plays against two players and always gets one card less, three phases, in final phase performer gets non and players blank cards
Nov. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 1) 294
Ron Ferris Royal Aces aces put on deck, dealt for 2 players, performer gets aces, in repeat spectator gets aces and performer straight flush
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 82
Alan Keith Can You ...deal a good poker hand
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 105
Martin A. Nash A Gambler Sits Down faros and second dealing, several phases, ends with royal flush
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 14
Bruce Cervon Perpetual Motion Poker fifty cards, progressive poker deal, royal flush at the end
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 3
Larry Jennings The Future Gambler overhand stacking demo, riffle stacking demo, triumph finish
Related to 1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 29
Karl Fulves Joker Poker Joker is inserted in fifteen-card packet which is then dealt out, hand with joker has a pair and wins
Also published here 1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Displacements) 33
Roy Walton You Can't Cheat An Honest Man two hands, performer always has four Jacks, Aces as climax, bottom deals
Variations 1969 The Devil's Playthings 47
Karl Fulves Marked Improvement cards shuffled and dealt in groups of five, marks on back of cards of one pile tell what's in the next pile
Related to
  • "Swindle Sheet", Issue 1 (Fulves)
1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Techniques) 31
Jon Racherbaumer Addition to Marlo's "Matching Miracle" poker hand duplication
Inspired by 1969 Hierophant (Issue 1) 26
Karl Fulves The Compleat Gamester proposition bets
  • Birthday Bet (see p. 292 for Mel Stover comment)
  • Red And Black (Martin Gardner)
  • License Plate Poker
  • Ace-Deuce-Jack Variations
  • Black And White
  • Coin Swindles
  • 3-Card Poker
  • Odds On Favorite (Omega Bet, card pushed in reversed and pairs dealt off)
Related toVariations July 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 9) 272
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal set-up, table faros
Related to 1969 Epilogue (Issue 5) 33
Karl Fulves 10-Card Deal Variation only better chances of winning by performer, not sure-fire
June 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 341
Edward Marlo Pseudo Centers four aces face up, greek deal
1970 Magic Mafia Effects 25
Norman Houghton Ultimate stack with apparent miss
Inspired by 1970 Epilogue (Issue 9) 71
Edward Marlo 10 Hands Stack using Zarrow, see page 155 for additional observations, dated 1966
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 148
Bruce Cervon Dealing the Flush Royal Flush for any number of players from 2 to 8, stack & faros
1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 120
David Moore Ultimate Erdnase Royal Flush face-up in deck, overhand stacked, with surprise, Magician vs. Gambler theme, see also p. 332 and p. 337
Variations Mar. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 328
Guy Thompson The Mississippi Switch pile on table, cards to be exchanged dropped next to the pile and deck placed on first pile, in context of a poker story
1970 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 7) 31
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale, see also p. 340 & 342
Inspired byRelated to
  • "The Psychological Loser" (Daniel Dobson, Tokyo Trickery by Takinshi Nemoto, Magic Inc.)
Also published here
Mar. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 325
Edward Marlo The Surprise Packet card in named hand shown indifferent during poker deal, they change into Aces, possible follow-up to Collins Aces
1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 140
Daniel Dobson The Psychological Loser spectator shuffles packet, is put on top of deck and dealt, originally from "Tokyo Trickery" by Takinshi Nemoto (1967, Magic, Inc.)
Related to June 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 340
Harry Lorayne Lorayne's Poker Deal #2
Related to 1971 Reputation-Makers 151
Edward Marlo Repeat Challenge Poker Deals
1971 Expert Card Chicanery 33
Edward Marlo The Spectator's Deal spectator removes ten cards and deals them, performer receives Royal Flush
Related to 1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 241
Peter Kane The Lazy Gambler flourish deal vom incomplete faro position, performer gets aces
1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 17
Bruce Cervon Face Up Stacks overhand stack demo, then Triumph Stack
1971 Expert Card Chicanery 7
Karl Fulves This Is A Poker Hand? four aces are stacked from a shuffled deck
1971 The Book of Numbers