63 entries in Cards / Sleights / Controls / Multiple Card Controls / Shuffle Controls
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Laurie Ireland Four Ace Control
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 14
Unknown The Hindu Shuffle as a Substitute for the Pass one or multiple card control
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 3
Theodore Annemann The Consecutive Hindu Shuffle multiple control in one hindu shuffle
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 399
John Snyder Reversed Hindu Shuffle "shown to my by John Snyder", cards controlled to bottom, dragged by friction of fourth finger
1940 12 Tricks with a Borrowed Deck 4
Unknown To Control Two or More Cards as four-Ace Control
1941 The Stripper Deck 8
Lu Brent Self-Shuffle observing spectator's riffle shuffle, following the card
Related to 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 18) 77
Unknown Multiple Hindu Shuffle Control
1943 Tricks and Sleights 3
Warren Wiersbe Multiple Control Procedure riffle shuffles
1944 Action with Cards 6
Edward Marlo The Riffle Pass controlling a card or cards to top with a riffle shuffle
1945 Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 82
Edward Marlo The Riffle Pass controlling a card or cards to top with a riffle shuffle
1946 Early Marlo (Issue Marlo's Discoveries) 48
J. B. Bobo Multiple Card Control hindu shuffle control to bottom for one or multiple cards, crimp addition
Related to 1947 Watch This One! 15
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Control
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 192
Dai Vernon Multiple Card Control Hindu Shuffle and crimp/locator
Related toVariations 1950 Expert Card Technique 453
Edward Marlo The Shuffle Control sequences to control peeked at cards with overhand shuffles, one by one or more at once
A. Shuffle Control for One or More Cards to the Top
B. Shuffle Control to Bottom
C. Double Peek Shuffle Control to Bottom
D. Double Peek Shuffle Control with Repeat
E. Double Peek Shuffle Control to Top and Bottom
F. Double Peek Shuffle Control to Bottom by Pull Out Method
G. Triple Peek Shuffle Control to the Bottom
1952 Control Systems 32
Unknown Overhand Shuffle Control two selections
1962 Close-up Card Magic 39
Harry Lorayne The Inseparable Four four Kings shuffled in four packets, then together, then all Kings together in middle, optional faro
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 148
Edward Marlo Overhand Placement Control procedure that sets two selections at positions nine (or x) from top and bottom with overhand shuffle
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 20
Edward Marlo The Follow Up four piles with ace on top of each, deck assembled, riffle sequence, aces on bottom
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 3 Shuffle and Cut Discoveries) 12
Martin A. Nash A Control for Selected Cards
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 16
Karl Fulves Combination Control controlling two selections in stripper deck with tabled riffle shuffles
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Third Supplement) 80
Edward Marlo Double Key Card Throw-Off peeked cards, two methods
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 38
Edward Marlo Easy Tabled Control controlling multiple cards singly, dated 1961
Inspired by 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 102
Harry Lorayne "Super" Ace Control Aces together in center, jog fan, riffle shuffle
1979 Quantum Leaps 77
Karl Fulves Visible Strip-Out handling for "Riffle Placement"
Related to 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 6
Daryl Martinez Tabled Two Card Control two methods, from injogs
1980 Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 35
Roger Crosthwaite Multiple Card Control with the Crosthwaite Key Card
1981 The Commercial Card Magic of Roger Crosthwaite 23
Unknown Overhand Shuffle Control break, face up shuffle
1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Entertaining Card Quickies 21
J. B. Bobo Multiple Card Control hindu shuffle control to bottom for one or multiple cards, crimp addition
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 5
Unknown Die fortgesetzte Hindu-Misch-Kontrolle
Nov. 1984 Intermagic (Vol. 11 No. 2) 65
Karl Fulves Riffle Control
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 363
Frederick Braue Braue Double Control two cards, hindu shuffle (1960)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 18
Edward Marlo Triple Location three card riffle shuffle control using Mexican Joe Crimp
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 258
Karl Fulves Riffle Control incomplete riffle shuffle
1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 87
Unknown Mahatma Control used for two selections
1989 Randy Wakeman Presents 21
Steve Beam Double Dealer two cards at numbers, with incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
Related toAlso published here 1990 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 32) 579
Michael Powers Incomplete Four Way four card location, using Riffle Shuffle Control with Incomplete Faro Condition
Variations 1990 Top Secret Stuff 74
Steve Beam Double Dealer two cards at numbers, with incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
Also published here 1993 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 123
Alex Elmsley Multiple Hindu Shuffle Control
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 471
Karl Fulves Top Secret aces lost via tabled shuffles without crimps, then back on top
1994 Crooked Tales 90
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Card Controls
1995 Card College — Volume 1 160
Simon Aronson Lift Shuffle Control for two cards
1995 Simply Simon 80
John Scarne Overhand Shuffle Control three cards, key, see also p. 196 for variation
1996 Blocking Off 193
Steve Beam Double Dealer two cards at numbers, with incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
Also published here 1996 Magic For The British Aisles 17
Louis Zingone Luis Zingone Card Control multiple Hindu Shuffle control, Vernon Multiple Shift precursor
Related to 1997 Underworld (Issue 5) 61
Jerry Sadowitz Four Ace Control fair, riffle cull
1997/98 Thanks To Zarrow 22
John Scarne Multiple Card Control overhand shuffle between peeks
1998 The Fine Print (Issue 9) 280
Harry Lorayne Slip-Shuffle 3-Card Control
2001 Personal Collection 79
Bob King Four Card Control cards inserted in fan with crimp (bluff spacing), then overhand shuffle sequence
2002 The Breather 3 6
Edward Marlo Two-Card Control
2007 The Wisdom of Solomon 8
Roberto Giobbi The Lift Shuffle - A Study in the Polyvalence of a Sleight
  • Control the top stock in one shuffle
  • Control top and bottom stocks in one shuffle
  • Force one or several cards
  • Control a selected card
  • Eliminate cards that lie on top of a wanted card
  • Invert the order of individual cards on top of the deck
  • Invert the order of two groups on top of the deck
  • Bring a card from the top to a specific number
  • Key Card Placement
  • Cull one or several cards to the bottom of the deck in a single overhand shuffle
  • False shuffle the entire deck
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue Jan 19) 24
Dai Vernon, Roberto Giobbi Dai Vernon's Multiple Card Control hindu shuffle
Inspired by 2012 Confidences 107
Mel Bennett World's Worst Card Trick "Two by Mel Bennett"
two selections found with Fulves's Riffle Shuffle Control, spelling a phrase with fixed number of letters
2012 Prolix (Issue 10) 645
Harry Lorayne Start Strong, End Stronger four-of-a-kind lost, several endings to find them suggested
Inspired by 2015 JawDroppers! 228
Benjamin Earl Isolation Procedure losing the Aces by shuffling them into four packets
Related to 2017 Less is More 16
Johnny Thompson Multiple Card Control consecutive riffle forces and jog shuffles
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 99
Justin Higham, Richard Vollmer, Christian Gambin Impressionistic Ace Controls four Aces cut into deck one by one, end up together on top
  • Method One (Vollmer & Marlo, tabled, two crimps)
  • Method Two (Higham, tabled, two crimps)
  • Method Three (Gambin, tabled, two crimps)
  • Method Four to Eleven (Higham, some tabled, some with hands & tabled, one, two or no crimps, some with overhand shuffles)
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Vernon's Aces Ride Again" (David Britland, Cardopolis Blog, April 2005)
2019 The Neat Review (Issue 1 - London 2019) 40
Allan Ackerman Three Card Control & Placement three spectator remember top card of small packet, performer overhand shuffles all together
2019 Card Theater 39
Andi Gladwin An Aside: an Alternative Selection Procedure packet of selections shuffled back into deck, Mahatma Control variation
2019 Personal Revelations 26
Helder Guimarães Overhand Shuffle Control
2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 340
Andi Gladwin Cull Shuffle Control to the top, lift shuffle
2020 The Boy Who Cried Magic 104
Steve Beam Cumulative Control multiple card control with hindu shuffle
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 127
Steve Reynolds Combo Shuffle top and bottom stock control
2020 Output (Issue 7) 2
Larry Jennings Two-Card Control tabled riffle shuffles
2020 Mr. Jennings Takes It Easy 511