1,246 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Four-of-a-Kind/Aces Effects / Production & Appearance
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Nate Leipzig Sixth Method Aces vanish from deck, reappear via Slap Aces
1909 The Art of Magic 219
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Two Card-Catch from hand to hand
1910 Kartenkünste 22
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Acht four chosen cards turn out to be the Eights, they're lost and four indifferent cards change to Eights, then Jacks are produced
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 15
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die sympathetischen Zahlen spectator stops while performer deals cards on table, then four people select a card, selections are the four Tens which match amount of dealt cards, number is also predicted on a piece of paper
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 4
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Asse Aces produced, then sixteen more Aces produced, sixteen duplicate Aces
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 31
Victor Farelli Arithmetical Magic Magician divines selected card by going through rest of deck. Then tries again with part of the deck but fails, with a surprise four of a kind production kicker ending
1936 Lend Me Your Pack 22
Louis Lam The El-El Four Ace Production
1939 Be Deceived 10
Crocker The Four Aces cards shuffled in fairly, duplicates produced from Xkwizit gimmick
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 117) 690
Edward Marlo Everywhere and Nowhere (using a borrowed deck and no duplicates.)
1940 Early Marlo (Issue Pasteboard Presto) 14
Nate Leipzig The "Slap" Aces Aces vanish from pack and reappear
1940 Expert Card Technique 244
Unknown Passe-Passe Aces with transformation/transposition element
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 250
Edward Marlo, Hank Nowoc Four Aces Again Aces lost in deck, four packets cut to and dropped, top Ace turns over
Inspired by 1940 Early Marlo (Issue Pasteboard Presto) 17
Edward Marlo Sensitive Fingers Aces are located apparently by sense of touch, using a short card with broken corner
1941 Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 44
Edward Marlo Imitation of Scarne thumb digs in deck and drags card out
1942 Let's See the Deck 7
Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner Casanova Card Trick two at a time production of queens when two halves are rubbed face to face
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 5
Harold Denhart A New Deal In Poker by naming four numbers between ten and twenty & twenty and thirty
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 11
Edward Marlo Perplexo Aces with Surprise Transposition
1945 Off the Top 22
Paul Morris Are You Sure? instead of the chosen card, four Jacks are found. Chosen card appears in the end
Also published here 1945 My Best 25
Roger Barkann One Plus One Equals Three
Related to 1945 My Best 122
Jean Hugard A brillant finish to any ace trick double friction toss
Jan. 1946 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 8) 187
Warren Wiersbe Cardillusion three indifferent cards change into mates
1946 Mental Cases With Cards 9
Joe Berg The Convexed Aces Experiment No. 6 - cards are lost and found, aces are bridged
Variations 1946 Card Control 156
Arthur H. Buckley The Aces and the Chosen Card Experiment No. 30 - aces are lost, selection appears on top and changes to aces, repeated three times
1946 Card Control 190
Arthur H. Buckley An Ace Introduction Experiment No. 29
1946 Card Control 189
Arthur H. Buckley The Hindu Aces Experiment No. 42 - ace production followed by assembly
Variations 1946 Card Control 211
Arthur H. Buckley The Four Bandits Expermient No. 43 - jacks are produced, inserted in middle and come to top, deck is separated in reds and blacks
1946 Card Control 213
Edward Marlo Ace Opener using incomplete faro condition, but with even riffle shuffle
1947 Marlo In Spades 30
Edward Marlo Aces over Kings aces turn over among other cards, kings appear
1947 Marlo In Spades 43
J. B. Bobo Four Ace Routine (a) four piles build by shuffling and being stopped by spectator, Ace on top of each
(b) Aces lost, number cards selected and their value used to count down to Aces
(c) "Cutting the Aces"
1947 Watch This One! 65
Bert Allerton Allerton's Amazing Aces four selections cut to one by one, they change into aces
1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 3
Edward Marlo Four-Ace Opener packets are held face to face, aces appear there
Related to 1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 134
Unknown Four-Ace Production Deck placed in pocket, can extract and locate four Aces
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 30
Paul LePaul The Gymnastic Aces Aces literally leap one at a time out of the deck
Variations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 207
Al Leech, Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner Elusive Jacks
Inspired byRelated to 1949 For Card Men Only 12
Al Leech Super Ace Control finding the Aces by their sound, while riffling through the deck, riffle count
1949 For Card Men Only 22
Dai Vernon, Jack McMillen Just Injog plunger aces, handling
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 191) 763
Eddie Joseph One-Eye Joe Kings lost with cut and shuffle procedure and found again
1950 Eddie's Dumbfounders with Cards 12
Lin Searles Paging the Aces Aces are lost and found again
1950 Lucky Aces 3
Toni Koynini The Last Card free selection, then three more cards arrived at after dealing deck into three piles, all match and consists of four-of-a-kind
1951 Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 19
Al Leech Ace Location
Variations 1952 Manipulating with Leech 25
Al Leech A Reverse Discovery Aces put in deck, Kings found, Aces reversed
1953 Card Man Stuff 21
Stewart James The Ace Assembly finding four Aces, deck is cut somewhere and piles are dealt
1954 The Nullificator 5
Billy O'Connor O'Connor's Four-Ace Trick 10-20 force to find four Aces one by one
1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 20
Charles Hudson Sorcerer's Seven II cards are shuffled and cards from 8 to As removed, shuffled again and picture cards removed, then with the number seven all quartets are counted to
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 9
Edward Marlo The Climax Phase production of the four Sevens
1958 The Magic Seven 22
Ronald B. Edwards Edwardian Aces deck is shuffled, some cards taken, down under deal until five cards remain, four aces and predicted card
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 12
Edward Marlo Shuffling the Aces after every (in-)shuffle, an ace is on top
Variations 1958 Faro Notes 16
Al Leech Easy Aces Reversed
1959 Cardmanship 24
Al Leech A Dishonest Mistake
1959 Cardmanship 21
Carmen D'Amico C. As Production of Aces aces appear one by one face up on pack
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 75
Al Leech Routine Royal
Related toVariations 1959 Cardmanship 18
Al Leech No Crimp Ace Cutting with the charlier cut
1959 Cardmanship 24
Malcolm Davison You can tell Fortunes reading card trick, with kings kicker
1960 Magic of the Mind 51
Charlie Miller Variation of a Jack Merlin Effect three four-of-a-kinds kicker, bottom deals
Related to 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 62
Cliff Green A Technical Refurbishing of the Hugard-Braue Passe Passe Aces with transformation/transposition element of red-black aces
Related to 1961 Professional Card Magic 116
Unknown Buckle False Count also as ace production
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 46
Edward Marlo Further Applications of the Reverse Fingering Action with K. M. Move to repeatedly show the same card after it has apparently been dealt to table
1962 The K. M. Move 8
Harry Lorayne Coincidentally Yours three four of a kinds are produced via some layout and counting procedure
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 44
Bill Simon Challenge Aces Ace of Spades is placed aside and keeps reappearing, change into four different Aces
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 201
Edward Marlo Ace Producer two halves rubbed face to face, aces appear (sleeve aces)
1962 The K. M. Move 17
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
Edward Marlo Faro Divider Effects - Effect No. 1 Aces lost in deck, performer cuts deck in four piles with Aces on top, Kings on bottom, faro
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 14
Edward Marlo Ace Finders values of four unknown cards locate Aces
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 42
Edward Marlo Any Four - Repeat any value called, four of this kind is produced, riffle cull from new pack order stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 25
Al Leech Four Aces not visual, four four-of-a-kinds are produced
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 54
Harry Lorayne Aces Only - With Kings Aces are spelled to, then Kings are found as well, faro
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • Linking Ring, May 1964
1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 32
Al Leech Two Hands: Four Aces "sleeve Aces"
Variations 1965 Super Card Man Stuff 37
Harry Lorayne Any Four of a Kind strategy for producing any four of a kind named by spectator while only setting up three sets
Variations 1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 41
Karl Fulves The St. Nicholas Aces black deuces are pushed reversed in deck twice to locate ace, the next time the sandwich cards become the last two Aces
Related to Dec. 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 12
Roger Klause Matched Spellout
Related toVariations 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 17
Harry Lorayne Foursome four of a kind to free selection is produced
Related toVariations 1967 Deck-Sterity 23
Harry Lorayne Favorite Aces and Kings aces are spelled to, then kings are found as well, faro
Related to 1967 Deck-Sterity 122
Dai Vernon The Name Is...? four of a kind matching selection shows up
Related to 1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 1
Edward Marlo Unfaro Match selection is matched, edgemarked deck
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 5
Peter Kane The Faro Finders 6S to 8S lost and counted to, aces as kicker
1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 14
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
Harry Lorayne The Indicator procedure to set up a four of a kind for spelling from a shuffled deck
Variations 1967 Deck-Sterity 62
Edward Marlo Quadruple Match selection is matched with three mates, edgemarked deck
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 6
Edward Marlo The Named Four cutting to any four of a kind called for, edgemarked
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 9
Peter Kane Tetradism (1) Matching the Cards with freely chosen card
(2) all four-of-a-kinds produced
1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Jack Avis Slippery Aces
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 177
Dai Vernon Gambler's Triumph Four Ace Revelation by cutting packets
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 67
R. Sid Spocane II The Royal Lovers four of a kind appear one by one between sandwich cards
Related toVariations 1967 Deck-Sterity 86
Harry Lorayne 1-2-3 Aces different cutting sequences to produce the aces
Variations 1967 Deck-Sterity 111
Harry Lorayne Flying Aces aces fly out of deck one by one
1967 Deck-Sterity 140
Edward Marlo Vanishing Aces one at a time, then found one at a time
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 7
John Benzais Bewilderment four-of-a-kind shoots out of deck one by one
1967 The Best of Benzais 38
Piet Forton Lucky Seven Routine Four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 14
Alton Sharpe Merely a Coincidence number arrived at with dice is counted down, heart flush and Twos show up which fits prediction
Related to 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 72
William P. Miesel Cards & Dice Ace-Four and four dice match up, aces appear
Related to 1968 Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Tom Batchelor From Behind the Back Jacks and Queens are lost in the deck, performer selects one value and performer produces them with one hand, other hand behind back is show to hold the other four-of-a-kind
1968 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68) 90
Tom Batchelor The Ambitious Kings
1968 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68) 91
Edward Marlo, Harry Riser A Logical Procedure aces cut to, change to kings, aces from pocket, inspired by "Riser's Aces" (Expert Hocus Pocus), two methods
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 132
Piet Forton Glückszahl 7 four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 13
Roy Walton Liberty
1969 The Devil's Playthings 40
Frank Pemper PIRA "Pemper's Improved Riser's Aces" (Harry Riser from Expert Hocus Pocus), aces cut to, change to kings, aces from pocket
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 101
Mel Brown Combination four indifferent cards turn into aces, are lost and found again, then lost and found once more
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 137
Karl Fulves Locating The Aces tabled ace production with riffle shuffle revelations
Variations 1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Controls) 43
Roy Walton Aperitif four aces are produced, two color changes and last two aces found sandwiched between other two
1969 The Devil's Playthings 11
Allan Ackerman Pokerface while trying to find the selection the four of a kind is produced
Related to 1970 Magic Mafia Effects 18
John Hamilton Down & Out Tantalizer type routine with cut-off packet, card predicted and one of same value is on top of discard pile, see also p. 373
Inspired byRelated to Aug. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 354
T. Page Wright Spell Down spelling of a card, spelled value includes other three cards with same value and spelled suit only cards with same suit
1970 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 4) 18
Roger Smith Aces Up
1970 The FFF Control System 18
Allan Ackerman, John Cornelius Change of Mind one of five, kicker
Variations 1971 The Esoterist 5
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Don Costello The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers with four Kings kicker and story
Inspired byVariations 1971 Reputation-Makers 11
Harry Lorayne Stranger Card Faro Location aces are spelled to, then four of a kind to free selection is found as well, faro
Related to 1971 Reputation-Makers 26
Karl Fulves Essential Erdnase demonstrating card control by controlling and producing 4s, aces as kicker
Related to 1971 The Book of Numbers 13
Allan Ackerman Axing the Aces backs of Aces change color
1971 The Esoterist 24
Derek Dingle The DD Color-Changing Aces
Related to 1971 Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 18
Paul Swinford Quadrivium new deck order, faro
1971 More Faro Fantasy 19
Henry Christ Tally-Ho! spelling using words on card case
Variations 1971 Reputation-Makers 115
Karl Fulves No Sliding four aces produced, fifth ace produced, previous aces are now kings, extension
Inspired by 1971 The Book of Numbers — Supplementary Notes 10
Derek Dingle The Flying Kings kings lost and produced by shooting them out of deck
1971 Reputation-Makers 210
Karl Fulves No Sliding sliding block revelation
Variations 1971 The Book of Numbers 44
Derek Dingle Open Sesame
Related toVariations 1971 Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 10
Roy Walton 1929 Aces Aces turn face up in the center of the deck, one by one
1971 Cardboard Charades 19
Roy Walton Whistle and I'll Come sliding production, one by one
Inspired byVariations 1971 Cardboard Charades 51
David Lederman Dave-bury Delusion four Ace kicker
Variations 1971 ca. Dingle's Deceptions 9
Jim Lee, Edward Marlo Triumph Plus with four-of-a-kind productions
Inspired by 1972 Card Cavalcade 78
Roy Walton Match-a-Matic performer and spectator each take four cards, two mates, rest four Aces
1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 88
Roy Walton Match-A-Matic performer and spectator each take four cards, two mates, rest four Aces
1972 Tale Twisters 4
Brother John Hamman Chinese Miracle location of two cards and their four-of-a-kind via spelling, rest of deck sorted into four-of-a-kind groups, impromptu, see also p. 684
Related toAlso published here Summer 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio) 543
Harry Lorayne The Fantastic Deal Jog red/black separation except named quartet (aka "The Great Divide")
Related toVariations 1972 The Great Divide 1
Harry Lorayne You Can't Go Wrong kind of Quick Coincidence with bad methos
1972 The Great Divide 8
Tom Osborne, Lu Brent Match It mates are produced
1972 The Living End 111
Al Leech Easy Aces
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 52
Frank Garcia Anytime Four Aces
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 54
Derek Dingle, Walter E. Cummings, Eddie Fechter F.C.D. Aces sliding production
Related toVariations 1972 Epilogue (Issue 15 (Part 2)) 139
Mike Rogers Whistle/No Sliding sliding production
Inspired by 1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 145
Edward Marlo The Pickups Queens produced from incomplete riffle-shuffled deck, Triumph with Kings, then Queens transpose with Kings
1972 The Shank Shuffle 64
Edward Marlo The Hard Way alternative production from incomplete riffle-shuffled deck
Inspired by 1972 The Shank Shuffle 71
Marvin Johnson Shift Spell spelling to the Aces
1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 79
Paul Morris Are You Sure? instead of the chosen card, four Jacks are found. Chosen card appears in the end
Also published here 1972 The Living End 129
David Lederman Dave's Delight four ace kicker
Related toVariations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 31
Frank Garcia Speller Transition one selection, small packet spell, aces turn up
Variations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 110
Jack Avis Topsy Turvy triumph with ambitious phases and four-of-a-kind kicker
1973 Epilogue (Issue 18) 163
Jerry K. Hartman About Face II Hofzinser Ace Problem, all four Aces change to match value of selection
1973 Means & Ends 22
Jerry K. Hartman A Common Mistake Vernon's Variant type of effect (Do as I do packet trick) where spectator cannot follow instructions, ending is each spectator get an Ace reversed in packet
Inspired by
  • "Kortially Yours" (Milton Kort, Kort is Now In Session, 1962)
Related to
1973 Means & Ends 23
Gene Finnell The Down/Under Exchange Surprise selection placed aside, packet cut and down/under deal performed until four cards remain, top of those is selection and previously tabled card matches other three cards
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 55
Derek Dingle Color-Full aces lost and found, color changing backs, change to kings
1973 Rim Shots 90
Lin Searles Blue Aces spectator finds aces two times, then they change back color
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 671
Derek Dingle Royal Triumph "Progressive Triumph" with color changing back kicker, simplified handling
Inspired by 1973 Innovations (Issue 2) 1
Frank Garcia Unique Discovery aces are produced, two turn over, selection found on the way
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 55
Frank Thompson Any Ace Spell spelling to any ace called for
Related to 1973 Rim Shots 122
Harry Lorayne HaLo Mates
1973 Rim Shots 140
Jerry K. Hartman Overskill II Spectator cuts to Aces, then magician cuts to Aces in different flashy ways
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 28
Bob Mason Spell Fox Lake spelling using words on card case, using Fox Lake Playing Cards
Inspired by 1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 90) 449
Gene Finnell Prophesy card selected, two cards produced with value and suit of selection (composite card), then three cards found with those cards, the three mates of the selection
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 29
Gene Finnell Trapped selection made, three cards of matching value are trapped with two faros
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 30
Gene Finnell Birds of a Kind card chosen, cards of same value found with faro sandwiches
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 44
Gene Finnell Card of Prophesy odd-backed card lost in deck, after some cutting and faro a four-of-a-kind shows up
  • Card of Prophesy Variation
  • Card of Prophesy Instant Replay
  • The Instant Repeat
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 47
Al Leech, Frank Garcia Ace Faroleros lost and found Aces, change to Kings, Aces found again
Inspired byVariations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 59
Frank Garcia A Lady In My Sleeve four queens, two travel up sleeve, two are produced from deck
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 64
Frank Garcia Flourish Discovery
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 112
Frank Garcia Riding the Aces
Related toVariations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 196
Harry Lorayne HaLo Again four Ace production
Variations 1973 Rim Shots 138
Gene Castillon Gourmet Slide Aces
  • FDC Discovery Method #1
  • FDC Discovery Method #2
  • FDC Discovery Method #3
  • FDC Discovery Method #4
Inspired by 1973 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 5) 34
John Carney Chameleon Aces Aces cut to, Aces change back color, then rest of deck
1973 (ca.) Revolutionary Close Up — Part One 6
Edward Marlo The Off Color Collectors collector cards change back at the end
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 11
Karl Fulves Technicolor Cards performer cuts to four Aces, but they have different back color, then he cuts to correct Aces but then deck changes color
  • The Magician Cuts to the Aces
  • The Gambler Cuts to the Aces
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1974 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 1
Edward Marlo Masterful Mix Up cards mixed face up and face down, performer instantly pushes out four Aces, three methods
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 85
Paul Curry The Red And The Black spectator arrange the deck, cards are in red/black pairs except the aces.
Related toVariations 1974 Paul Curry Presents 53
Harry Lorayne, Stephen Minch A Lunar Fating "Coincidentally Yours" with tarot cards
Inspired by 1974 The Book of Thoth 35
Herb Zarrow 4-Card Catch
Also published here 1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 184
Philip T. Goldstein Satisfaction four-ace production
1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 8
Patrick Page 9. The Four Aces (Again?) idea, finding four aces with color changes, no method
1974 Ten Thoughts on Close-Up 8
Darwin Ortiz, Frank Thompson Any Ace Spell Variation climax
Inspired by 1975 Afterthoughts 74
Richard Kaufman An Instant Three-Card Location
1975 Afterthoughts 87
Roy Walton Runaround small packet multiple ambition, aces appear, joker transposes with four Queens
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 60
Tony Binarelli Fource four of a kind kicker
1975 Afterthoughts 72
Horace E. Bennett Am I Blue cutting to four Aces, different colored back kicker
Inspired by 1975 Bennett's Best 83
Harry Lorayne Snappy Flush Royal Flush production
Inspired byVariations 1975 Afterthoughts 44
Harry Lorayne Easy Indicator procedure to set up a four of a kind for spelling from a shuffled deck, simplified method
Inspired by 1975 Afterthoughts 59
Harry Lorayne Tally-Ho Ace Locator spelling using words on card case to find Aces
Inspired by 1975 Afterthoughts 139
Karl Fulves Novelty 4-Ace Production an ace is sandwiched between indifferent cards and placed in deck, another ace rises sideways, it's turned perpendicular, pushed in an rises out as different ace
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 68
Al Leech, Francis Carlyle Al Leech Discovery of the Aces
Inspired by 1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 78
Martin A. Nash Spinning the Aces see p. 444 for additional crediting
Also published here 1975 Ever So Sleightly 93
Jeff Busby Travelling Transmutators Aces twisting phase, r/b transpo phase, transformation, reproduction of Aces
Related to 1975 Card Cavalcade 3 73
Piet Forton Ace Popper pop out move
1975 Epilogue (Issue 23) 219
Karl Fulves Snap Out Aces two rubber banded halves rubbed, aces snap out one by one and are caught between packets
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 3 179
Roy Walton Command Appearance four queens are produced with the paintbrush change
1975 Some Late Extra Card Tricks 17
Bill Liles Liles Out-Pivots Cervon royal flush production, pivot revelation
1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 42
Bill Liles, Bruce Cervon Liles Out-Pivots Cervon - Cervon Variation royal flush production, pivot revelation
1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 45
Bruce Cervon Fast Flush royal flush production, pivot revelation, five methods
  • Fast Flush Finish
Variations 1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 45
Bruce Cervon Triumph Fast Flush royal flush production, pivot revelation, combined with triumph
1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 53
T. G. Murphy Accidental Four Ace Production Aces fall out of deck during flourish cut, apparently accident
1976 The Triple Cut 22
Bruce Cervon Now Find My Card! selection is found along with aces
1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 41
Nick Trost Prediction and Location of Four Matching Cards
1976 Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 15
Karl Fulves Royal Blue in red-backed packet four Aces appear one by one, they have different backs
Inspired by 1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 308
John Carney Chameleon Aces aces cut to, aces change back color, then rest of deck
1976 Enigma 2
Edward Marlo No Trace Aces named aces at named number, multiple minus bottoms
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 109
Paul Harris Open Revelation aces or selection appear one by one between two one-handed fans
Variations 1976 The Magic of Paul Harris 26
Nick Trost Four Ace Opener Four Aces found one by one via flipping packets over on top of the deck, like a Cut Deeper Force
1976 Subtle Card Magic: Part One 17
Nick Trost Four Ace Disclosure Simple four Ace production
Also published here 1976 Subtle Card Magic: Part One 18
Frank Shields Four Card Display Move
Also published here 1977 Card Cavalcade Four 35
Roy Walton The U.S.A. Trail one of five cards is remembered and then located, the other four cards change to Aces
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 10) 418
Lewis Ganson Tribute to the Card Stars three or even four four-of-a-kinds show up
Inspired by 1977 Matching the Cards 22
Stephen Minch A-Ten-Tion prediction on table, three cards removed, two spectators are shown the cards, one sees three Threes of Hearts, the other three Sevens of Hearts, prediction card is Ten and the three cards change to other Tens
Also published here 1977 Creations of a Magical Madman 23
Harry Lorayne Prediction Expanded with four-of-a-kind revelation
Inspired by 1977 The Magic Book 143
Edward Marlo Face Up Aces Extended longer routine combination
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 304
Edward Marlo In Place of Double Lifts - First Effect losing, production of red aces, transpo
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 265
Edward Marlo Variations on Double Vanish & Recovery two aces change color, other aces are found again, different methods
Related to 1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 191
Philip T. Goldstein Impolite Aces cutting to the red aces, they change into the black aces and the red ones are found reversed in the deck
1977 Scattershot 18
Karl Fulves Slick Ace two packets, two Aces on top of each
1977 Packet Switches (Part Five) 284
Edward Marlo Marlo's Routine aces are lost, found, dissappear, found again
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 251
Edward Marlo Suggested Routine Aces are lost, found, dissappear
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 250
John F. Mendoza Cutting the Kings
Variations 1977 Card Cavalcade Four 16
David Carré The Card Expert multiphase routine, fullstack
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 6) 366
Paul Harris Revised Revelation Aces produced on table from two one-handed fans
Inspired byVariations 1977 SuperMagic 30
Harry Eng Machine Gun Aces Aces shoot out of the deck
1977 SuperMagic 111
Roger Smith Revolvo Aces tabled Aces production
1977 Innovative Magic No. 3 35
Erhard Liebenow Spring Spread Aces four aces are found all at once by springing the cards on the table
1978 Liebenow On Cards 2
Christian Scherer Die Asse des Magiers four aces are produced several times, then they transform in a named quartet and help to locate another named quartet
1978 Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 33
Unknown Vier Buben four jacks are found behind from a shuffled deck, spectator selects the one of chosen suit, Skat
1978 Einfach Wunderbar — Wunderbar Einfach 67
Unknown Quartett four cards with same value are lost in the deck and produced from pocket
1978 Einfach Wunderbar — Wunderbar Einfach 76
Al Smith Cross Over Aces using pick-up from wrong packets, see p. 37 for variation by David Britland
Related to 1978 The Talon (Issue 2) 13
Karl Fulves Four-Card Leaper KC travels from one half to other, KS in other half is face-up with red kings on either side
Inspired by 1978 Transpo Trix 2
John F. Mendoza Impossible Poker Demonstration aces cut to in named order, shuffled back and cut to again (Estimation Aces), roll-over production with Royal Flushes, ten handed deal first with aces, then two royal flushes (Marlo-Gardner principle), optional color changing deck kicker
Inspired by 1978 The Book of John 7
John F. Mendoza The Quick Cull - Effect cards shuffled face-up and face-down, all cards right themselves except for named four-of-a-kind
1978 The Book of John 35
Frank Garcia Double Header performer finds wrong card and it's mates, wrong card turns into selection and mates of selections are produced
1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 6
Roy Walton A Changeable Nature red Ace face up in center, changes to other red Ace, then both red Aces, then black Aces, then all four Aces, then Tens, then Kings are reversed in Center
1978 The Spread Half-Pass 21
David Bornstein Pay Up performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with four Aces, color changing backs kicker
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1172
Jerry K. Hartman Easy Reader Magician cuts to four Aces one by one, then show that Aces have odd colored backs
Inspired by
  • "My Friend The Gambler" (Father Cyprian, Lecture Notes #2)
1978 Loose Ends 34
Frank Garcia Bluff Ace Opener magicians cuts four piles, all Aces, taking more card in last packet
1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 1
Frank Garcia Four Aces Surprise spectator places Aces in the deck face-up while doing an overhand shuffle, shuffle version of Gemini Twins
Related to 1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 3
Nate Leipzig, Andrew Pargeter, John Muir, Jack Avis Simplified Spin Pass Aces twirl cut (see reference), each time an ace appears. based on "Spin Pass Aces" by John Muir in "Abracadabra No. 1027", for credit details see Pabular 4/9, p. 571
Related to 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 6) 527
Paul Harris OverExposure
1978 Las Vegas Close-Up 52
Frederick Braue Dealing the Aces four aces found at numbers called for
Related to 1978 Fred Braue on False Deals 24
George H. Pittman Four Ace Fooler ace production with red-black transposition surprise
1978 Fred Braue on False Deals 28
Karl Fulves Looking Glass Poker
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 3) 1090
Christian Scherer Braue Reversal Ace Production two and two
1978 Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 33
John F. Mendoza Lightning
Inspired by 1978 The Book of John 31
John F. Mendoza The Automatic Deck sliding block production
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Book of John 78
Doug Edwards Abra-Card-Abra production of four Aces, Royal Flush Kicker
1978 Cardmania 41
Frank Garcia Spectacular Routine four Aces are produced one by one
1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 5
Frank Garcia Friction Toss with Four Cards at Once
July 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 228
Eddie Fechter Choice Aces aces are lost and reproduced, spectator makes some decisions how
Aug. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 229
Harry Lorayne HaLo Cut Ace Revelation
1979 Quantum Leaps 59
Harry Lorayne Lorayces
1979 Quantum Leaps 62
Harry Lorayne HaLo Royal And Evolution royal flush production
1979 Quantum Leaps 228
Harry Lorayne Royal Crossing royal flush production, also for four-of-a-kind
Variations 1979 Quantum Leaps 233
Harry Lorayne HaLo Cut Double Revelation
1979 Quantum Leaps 240
Harry Lorayne HaLo Double Trouble four queens are produced, lost, Triumph, queens reversed at end
Variations 1979 Quantum Leaps 243
Earl Nelson Hit and Run Aces without Triumph part, just Ace production
1979 Variations 119
Steve Beam King Charlier I four Ace production, at once
1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 7
Steve Beam King Charlier II production of four cards using Charlier Cuts with both hands
Also published here 1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 9
Steve Beam Split Cutting The Aces
1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 10
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Triple Triumph red black kicker and four king production
Related to June 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 207
Paul Gertner Black Jack patter routine with four ace kicker
Related to June 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 214
Harry Lorayne "Counters" aces and kings found by various indicator cards, faro
1979 Quantum Leaps 202
Richard Kaufman Fantasy Cull Ace to Four are lost and found, the Fours appear
1979 CardMagic 30
John Carney Stand Up Miniscule prediction in which only four-of-a-kind remains and deck vanishes
Inspired by 1979 Conjuror's Journal 14
Howard Schwarzman Night Riser black Aces on table, half deck on each, they rise to top of other packet, red Aces on bottom
  • Notes By Karl Fulves
Inspired byVariations 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 16) 1224
Philip T. Goldstein Immoracle packet cut-off, anti-faro procedure to arrive at Royal Flush, overhand shuffle set-up sequence
Inspired byRelated to 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 18) 1240
Marc DeSouza Let's Fake a Deal Aces cut to, five hands dealt and dealer receives Royal Flush, repeat with four hands, then everyone gets a good hand, then a hand changes back color, shrinks to smaller cards, and get blank
Inspired by
  • "I Cheat At Poker" (T.G. Murphy, manuscript)
1979 Let's Fake a Deal 1
Albert Charra "I'm Lucky" a bit of pile making and dealing required
Variations June 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 6) 211
Terry LaGerould Pseudometry
Variations Dec. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 282
Harry Lorayne An Amazing Revelation-Display one-hand revelation-display of eight cards
1979 Quantum Leaps 95
Brian Glover Transpo Aces
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 642
A. Berkeley Davis Rapid Fire Shotgun four aces handling
Inspired by 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 17
Harry Lorayne Manipulative Aces flourish cut sequence four times
1979 Quantum Leaps 47
Harry Lorayne The (N)Eye(N) Popper production of Nines, motivated by Tally-Ho Card Case
Related to 1979 Quantum Leaps 108
Harry Lorayne, Reinhard Müller Four-Card Catch
1979 Quantum Leaps 197
Richard Kaufman 4-5-6 Aces different cutting sequences to produce the aces
Inspired byVariations 1979 CardMagic 70
Al Smith Where Have All the Aces Gone?
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 8) 724
Karl Fulves Animation I card pushed into deck, ace moves out in weird way, z-gaff
1979 Animation 1
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
Earl Nelson Exploding Aces tabled productions
1979 Variations 26
Earl Nelson Sleeve Aces
Inspired byVariations 1979 Variations 53
Father Cyprian Swindle Cut Aces Aces lost and cut to by magician
Related toVariations 1980 The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 10
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez Flap Jacks indifferent cards transform into jacks and appear in a visual display
Related toVariations 1980 Close-up Fantasies — Book I 31
Rovi Your Card Plus Four Aces selection is found reversed in the deck, first the four aces and the joker are produced
1980 Rovi Reveals 11
Mary Wolf The Production Sequence
1980 John: Verse Two 113
Steve Beam Joker Magnet Jokers are cut into the two halves of the deck face up, cards next to Jokers are four of a kind
Related to 1980 Card Tricks from Mount Olympus 8
Steve Beam Flipped Out production of four Aces
1980 Card Tricks from Mount Olympus 57
Steve Beam Beam's Choice production of four of a kind, pivot out of the deck
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 1980 Card Tricks from Mount Olympus 63
Philip T. Goldstein Abacus cut-off number of cards and single card are predicted/divined, partial stack
Related toVariationsAlso published here Oct. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 397
Harry Lorayne, Dai Vernon, Don Costello, Martin A. Nash The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers
Related to 1980 Ovation 4
Al Leech A Card Trilogy Effect No. 1: Card location with four Aces climax
Effect No. 2: Card location with four Aces climax
Effect No. 3: kings turn into aces
1980 Al Leech's Legacy 52
Gene Maze That Better Be Your Card!
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 53
Gene Maze Rising Aces
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 70
Gene Maze Between the Slices (Everywhere and Nowhere No. 1)
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 84
Gene Maze Space Age Illusion (Everywhere and Nowhere No. 3)
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 86
Richard Kaufman Strange Harmony three selections add up to ten which is predicted, they then change to Tens
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 91
Karl Fulves The Ghost Effect card thought of, five cards removed, one of them is the selection and the other the four aces, posed as problem
1980 Interlocutor (Issue 42) 167
John F. Mendoza Cutting the Kings Re-Visited Aces produced as kicker
Inspired by 1980 John: Verse Two 25
Father Cyprian The Spectator Cuts the Aces performer cuts to Aces really, "painting" the Aces on spectator's hand (friction), color changing back kicker
1980 The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 21
Father Cyprian Multiple Surprises ace cutting with color changing back kicker, different colors, four double backers
1980 The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 46
Gene Maze Cutting Colors color changing back climax
1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 58