49 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Super-Senses / Sense of Touch / Miscellaneous
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Unknown To Distinguish the Court Cards by Touch preparing by "bending" edges slightly upwards with knife
Modern Magic 69
Unknown Die Karten in der Brusttasche No. 1, deck placed in breast pocket of spectator, selections from another deck inserted in pocketed deck, performer takes them out by touch, one deck slightly bigger
Der Kartenkünstler 3
Hugo Schrader Die getrennten und wieder vereinten Paare four King-Queen pairs on table, put together and cut by spectator, Kings and Queen separated under table by performer, cut again, then performer brings out pairs from under table
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10) 148
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Gleiche Gedanken (Erste Ausführung) two cards are selected from a deck, performer finds same card in second deck placed in his pocket
Also published here Kartenkünste 6
Unknown The Pocket-Picking Trick card located in spectator's pocket
Modern Card Manipulation 105
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Feingefühl in den Fingerspitzen. No. 13, shuffled deck placed in handkerchief, performer names six card and finds them inside bundle, then six cards vanish and appear back in the deck, duplicates
Magische Miniaturen 45
Graham Adams The Torn Pack and Tricks Therewith two cards selected and returned, then whole deck torn in two halves, two cards counted to in both "halves", they match and are one selection, everything mixed in a hat and both halves found by touch
Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 27
Al Baker Unsight and Unseen finding two chosen cards in pocket, short pack
Variations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 110
Lu Brent How'd He Find It! selected card is taken out from the packet by touch
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 12) 46
Art Lyle The Similarity Is In the Difference spectators write names on blank cards, deck in pocket, cards are found
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 44) 182
Eugene Bernstein Sensitive Fingers five selected cards are found by touch alone
My Best 72
Teral Garrett Dark Eyes four Aces in enveloppes are ascertained behind the back, unusual method involving sugar, salt and Aspirin
My Best 91
Warren Wiersbe, Bob Hummer Double Separation packet shuffled face-up face-down, then statement over condition made and colors separated
Inspired by Mental Cases With Cards 11
Bob Hummer, John Scarne Sensitive Fingertips No. 17, Performer unmixes a packet of cards that has been shuffled face up/down. Shown to have odd number of cards in packet
Scarne on Card Tricks 36
Bob Hummer Topsy-Turvy Deck No. 26, Deck of face up/down cards split into two by performer, each half has equal number of face up cards
Scarne on Card Tricks 49
Toni Koynini Switch It deck shuffled face-up/face-down, performer sorts cards out behind his back except free selection, deck switch
  • The Basic Switch
  • Switch It
  • Alternative Routine
Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 5
Tony Corinda (4) Psychic Sorting Ghost Deck, performer divides deck in to red and black by touch, then sorts the red into hearts and diamonds and odd and even
Related to Pencil, Lip, Sound, Touch and Muscle Reading 45
Dr. Stanley Jaks Extrasensibilität ten cards are shuffled in ten other cards face up into face down, behind back performer is able to divide cards so amount of face up cards is the same in both packets
Also published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 129
Harry Lorayne Hummer Addition spectator reverses some cards, below table magician reverses more so named total is achieved, as kicker all are one color
Inspired by My Favorite Card Tricks 30
Karl Fulves Four from Eight Problems with Cards - No. Six
two torn up cards mixed up in bag, performer removes four pieces which make up one card
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 55
George de Ghetto Four from Eight solution with restoration finish
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 69
Charles T. Jordan An Unpublished Trick cards face-up and face-down sorted by touch
Related to
  • p. 158 for correction
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 150
Robert Page, Bob Hummer Hummer of a Trick! face-up and face-down cards separated by performer behind back
Inspired byVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 197
Don Nielson Sense of Touch comedy routine with cards, case and knife in bag, with a jumbo card, p. 241 for further reference, p. 246 for idea by Robert Eagle
Related to
  • Milbourne Christopher in Hugard's Magic Monthly, March 1946
VariationsAlso published here
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 1) 217
Edward Marlo Out of Sight fingertip peeked at card is located from fan by sense of touch
Advanced Fingertip Control 86
Edward Marlo Startling Climax two cards selected, first found in pocket, transforms in second card
Inspired by Advanced Fingertip Control 121
Juan Tamariz, Dr. Alfredo Florensa El Fabuloso Tacto del Mago shuffled deck in bag, a card is named and performer removes several cards which add up to named card and first card is from same suit, binary five-card set-up that combines to any card
Aprenda Ud. Magia 37
Edward Marlo Color Sense seeing with fingertips, red / black, shuffled deck in case, reflection on card case
Related to The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 121) 602
Unknown Z-Ray No. 11, card marked on face is cut in deck, performer deals through cards face-down and stops at marked card
Self-Working Card Tricks 19
Karl Fulves 5-4 spectator turns cards over from a packet of 18 cards, behind back performer splits packet and knows relation of face-down and face-up cards in each half
Related toAlso published here The Talon (Issue 5) 61
Stephen Tucker I Rise deck in case is placed in spectator's pocket, performer removes card, rising card gimmick
Related to Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 18) 342
Unknown Revelación en Bolsillo del Espectador application B, card is located in spectator's pocket
La Baraja Biselada 6
Dai Vernon Nerves on Edge feeling face up and face down behind back
The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 215
Karl Fulves Face Value cards shuffled face-up/face-down, cards dealt into performers hand until he calls stop, number of face-down cards then equals face-up cards
Inspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 25
Marty Kane Mish Mosh Tell-A-Vision suits of cards are divined, with fingers, then separation by spectator
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 64) 1262
Adrian "Ramblar" Guerra And Now... Two Cards from the Pocket finding two chosen cards in pocket
Inspired byAlso published here Notes 7
Christian Scherer Ganz einfach deck under handkerchief held by spectator, performer reaches under silk and produces selection
Inspired by Karten à la carte 24
Christian Scherer Sensitive Finger five phases blindfold routine with sense of touch presentation
1. finger print, by touch
2. think stop
3. rising card under handkerchief, magnetism presentation
4. card identity divination
5. location of selection
Inspired by
  • Al Koran's "Koran's Miracle Blindfold Card Act" in Lewis Ganson's "Routined Manipulation Part II", 1951
Related to
  • Carl-Horst Meier's "Ein Psycho-Kartenprogramm" in "Intermagic" Vol. 4, No. 1, 1976
Sensitive Finger 9
Lewis Jones Red Alert One deck is dealt in four hands, colors of one hand can be divined
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 160
Lewis Jones Strip tease stripper functionality shown by locating a single card, but uses normal deck
Ahead of the Pack 25
Lewis Jones The Director's Cut cutting named number from deck
Inspired by
  • James McKnight's "Fast Counting the Cards" in Joe Berg's "The Berg Book"
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 143
Steve Beam Si Kick cut pile behind back, then performer asks question about thought selection and always removes cards which do not match, red or black etc.
Variations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 163
Mark Levy Pitch Black Triumph can only be performed in totally dark room
Best of Friends - Volume III 466
Benjamin Earl Fingertip Memory named card instantly produced from shuffled deck
Seeing with Photo-Electric Eyes 16
Karl Fulves Stripper Notes
  • using stripper deck as one-way deck in tabled row
  • separation by touch (face-up/face-down)
Prolix (Issue 8) 502
Patrick Page The Pocket Card Index standard type and Q5 model, named cards are produced from pocket
Related to Magic Page by Page 94
Dr. Stanley Jaks Extrasensibility ten cards are shuffled in ten other cards face up into face down, behind back performer is able to divide cards so amount of face up cards is the same in both packets
Also published here The Incredible Dr. Jaks 145
Daniel Celma Blindfold Act 6 phases, blindfolded seeing with the fingertips
Also published here Lecture Notes 2014 31
Daniel Celma Blindfold Act 6 phases, blindfolded seeing with the fingertips
Also published here 7 Mysteries of Mentalism 62