129 entries in Cards / Sleights / Controls / Multiple Shifts / Active / Cut Controls
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Multiple Shift
1890 More Magic 16
Unknown To bring Four Cards together after they have been placed in different parts of the Pack unclear whether the cards are secretly or openly stripped out
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 98
Unknown The False Running Cut two methods
1940 Expert Card Technique 77
Dai Vernon Multiple Card Pass to top, bottom, or reversed to center
Variations 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 192
Dai Vernon Vernon Multiple Shift
1946 Card Control 20
Arthur H. Buckley Multiple Shift - Buckley's Method brings the cards on top of a facedown deck
1946 Card Control 22
Dai Vernon Multiple Shift
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 115) 463
Edward Marlo Push-in Ace Control bevel
Related to 1947 Marlo In Spades 7
Paul LePaul Cut Shift series of cuts from Hindu position
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 209
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 58
Dai Vernon, Edward Marlo The Multiple Shift
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 25
Dai Vernon The Multiple Card Pass
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part I 18
Unknown Multiple Shift
1955 One More Thought on Cards 21
Edward Marlo The Spade Multiple Shift bevel, single cut, with two variations
Inspired by 1961 The Multiple Shift 2
Neal Elias Side Jog Multiple Shift swing cut
Related toVariations 1961 The Multiple Shift 9
Neal Elias Double Undercut Multiple Shift to bottom
1961 The Multiple Shift 10
Edward Marlo Single Cut Side Shift
1961 The Multiple Shift 15
Edward Marlo Technical Variation of Single Side Cut Shift
1961 The Multiple Shift 17
Edward Marlo Single Cut Swivel Shift
Variations 1961 The Multiple Shift 19
Edward Marlo The Moveable Block Shift
Variations 1961 The Multiple Shift 19
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico's Multiple Shift sliding block
Related toVariations 1961 The Multiple Shift 31
Tom Wright Tom Wright's Multiple Shift fake relativity square-up
1961 The Multiple Shift 33
Edward Marlo The Most Flexible Shift: Simple Shift with additional notes and the following subsections:
  • The Crimped Ace
  • To Get All Four Aces to Top
  • To Get Three Aces to Top and One on Bottom
  • To Get Two Aces to Top and Two to Bottom
  • To Get Three Aces to Bottom and One on Top
  • To Place All Four Aces at a Certain Number from the Top or Bottom
  • To Get a Center Stock of Cards to Top or Bottom
Related to 1961 The Multiple Shift 35
Edward Marlo Simple Shift - Undercut Variation
1961 The Multiple Shift 41
Harry Lorayne, Dr. Jacob Daley The Strip-Out Sleight
Related to 1967 Deck-Sterity 133
Unknown Simple Cut Multiple Shift
1967 The Best of Benzais 37
Neal Elias Plunger Multiple Shift
1970 Epilogue (Issue 8) 60
Dr. Jacob Daley Bevel Multiple Shift
Also published here 1971 Epilogue (Issue 13) 102
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 59
Jerry K. Hartman Plunger Top Shift
1973 Means & Ends 14
Jerry Mentzer Controlling the Injogged Cards Controls To The Bottom
  • Simple Cut To Bottom
  • Multiple Cut To Bottom
  • Tabled Running Cut To Bottom
Controls To The Top
  • Simple Cut To Top
  • Hindu Shuffle To Top
  • Tabled Running Cut To Top
1973 Multiple Push Through Control 7
Jerry Mentzer Small Packet Cut To Top cutting action for multiple-shift strip-out of injogged card
1973 Multiple Push Through Control 17
Walter Rollins Multiple Shift cards go to the bottom
Inspired by 1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 187
Dai Vernon The Multiple Shift
1976 The First California Lecture 6
Dai Vernon Multiple Shift
1978 Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 37
Dai Vernon Multiple Shift
Aug. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 229
Unknown Fake Fan Insertion apparently distributed, really close together
1979 Quantum Leaps 110
Edward Marlo A Multiple Shift Tip concerning the insertion
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 271
Edward Marlo Simple Shift brief
1982 Best of Friends 27
T. Page Wright Multiple Shift
Also published here
  • Page Wright Notebook
1983 Worknotes On Brainwave 110
Edward Marlo Marlo's Variation of Altman's Multiple Shuffle Shift
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 66
Edward Marlo The Push-In Shift
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 205
Edward Marlo Second Method Push In Shift
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 208
Edward Marlo Sophisticated Simplex Multiple Shift three methods
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 269
Neal Elias Swing Cut Multiple Shift
1984 Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 308
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 17 & 18) 174
Jerry Sadowitz, Neal Elias Cover Shift
Inspired byAlso published here 1984 Cards Hit 10
Unknown Bamberg's Card Strip seems to be a multiple shift (1940)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 1
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Shift sliding block
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 118
Neal Elias Multiple Shift
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 102
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Shift
1987 The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 122
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
1987 The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 51
Derek Dingle Veser's Bluff Shift
1987 The Magic of Steve Draun 13
Neal Elias Swing Cut Multiple Shift
1987 Fantasia in As-Dur 35
Neal Elias Multiple Shift
1988 52 Lovers 111
Jerry Sadowitz, Neal Elias Delayed Elias using a cut to the table
1989 Cards on the Table 73
Edward Marlo Sure Simplified Shift Simple Shift variation
1989 So Soon? 45
Dr. Jacob Daley Bevel Multiple Shift
Also published here 1989 The Multiple Shift 18
J. Stewart Smith Hindu Shift similar to Vernon Multiple Shift
Also published here
  • "Hindu Shift" (Steward Smith, One More Thought on Cards, 1955)
1989 The Multiple Shift 20
T. Page Wright Plunger Shift simple version with two cards
Also published here
  • Page Wright's Notebook (1933, p. 20)
1989 The Multiple Shift 31
Hiroyuki Sakai Simplified Simple Shift
Nov. 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 11) 1852
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
1990 Trend Setters 64
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Simple Shift
1992 Don't Blink 98
Unknown Multiple Shift
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 46) 823
Edward Marlo Sure Simplified Shift Simple Shift variation
Related to 1993 Simplicity at Your Fingertips 18
Edward Marlo The Spade Multiple Shift
Related to 1993 Card File 140
Eddie Fechter Eddie Fechter's Multiple Shift
  • The Basic Multiple Shift
  • Four to the Top
  • Three to the Bottom and One to the Top
  • Four to the Bottom
  • Two to the Top and Two to the Bottom
Related to 1993 Fechter 75
Alex Elmsley Plunger Shift for two cards
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 159
Dai Vernon Multiple Shift
1995 ca. Parked Card and Other Manoeuvres 9
Carmen D'Amico Multiple Shift sliding top block
1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 160
James Swain, Edward Marlo Small Packet Simple Shift
1996 Miracles with Cards 9
Karl Fulves Multiple Shift as Displacement
1996 The Fine Print (Issue 3) 39
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Shift sliding block
1997 Jennings '67 149
Larry Jennings LJ Swing Cut Multiple Shift to bottom
Inspired by 1997 Jennings '67 55
Karl Fulves Informant further comments and credit information on the referenced items
Related to 1997 The Fine Print (Issue 5) 109
Edward Marlo, David Solomon Push-In Shift Handling
Also published here 1997 Solomon's Mind 175
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Multiple Shift
1997 Solomon's Mind 177
Neal Elias Multiple Shift
1998 Down Under Deals 7
Andrew Wimhurst The Fan Control fanning with four jogged cards
Related to 1998 Down Under Deals 7
Neal Elias, Edward Marlo Swing Cut Multiple Shift
1998 Card College — Volume 3 664
Dai Vernon The Vernon Multiple Shift
1998 Card College — Volume 3 669
Edward Marlo The Simple Shift
  • Using a Thumb Count
  • Using a Glimpse
  • Variations with a Glimpse
1998 Card College — Volume 3 674
Guy Hollingworth Single Cut Multiple Shift using strip out from his false shuffle
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 177
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
Related to 1999 Kort 110
Carmen D'Amico Multiple Shift
Also published here 1999 Tricks of my Trade 39
Karl Fulves Shift & Cut
2001 The Magic Thrust 4
Edward Marlo Simple Shift
2001 Personal Collection 122
Neal Elias, Darwin Ortiz Neal Elias Multiple Shift Handling
2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 112
Dai Vernon Vernon Multiple Shift sliding block
2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 242
Unknown Sliding or Moving Block Multiple Shift
2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 271
Bruce Cervon, Edward Marlo Simple Shift Handling
2003 Penumbra (Issue 5) 8
Karl Fulves Reverse Simple Shift kind of a reverse Simple Shift
Inspired byRelated to 2003 Off The Books (Issue 9) 177
Karl Fulves Shift & Add controlling outjogged cards, but not to top of deck but instead under x cards
2003 Off The Books (Issue 9) 179
Karl Fulves Erdnase + Vernon sliding block multiple shift applied to Diagonal Palm Shift
Inspired by 2003 Off The Books (Issue 9) 180
Karl Fulves Hand It Over spectator holds part of deck during strip-out in multiple shift
2003 Off The Books (Issue 9) 181
Karl Fulves Hoffmann + Erdnase connecting multiple shift, diagonal palm shift and false shuffles
Related to 2003 Off The Books (Issue 10) 184
Karl Fulves Crowd Control named quartet outjogged, one Ace named, controlled to bottom with multiple shift
2003 Off The Books (Issue 10) 192
Karl Fulves Double Shift two cards outjogged, multiple shift that controls the cards to the bottom and at the same time rearranges the three thirds around those two cards
2003 Off The Books (Issue 10) 193
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Simple Shift Variation here with small packet
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 43
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson RSC Multiple Shift Riffle Shuffle Control as multiple shift replacement
  • Variations
Inspired byVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 95
Aaron Fisher The Multiple Cortez - It's a Killer single cut, deck remains in order
Inspired by 2003 FISM 2003 7
John Bannon, Neal Elias Elias Multiple Shift Handling cards not only in top half
2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 104
Edward Marlo, Wesley James The Marlo-James Multiple Shift
  • Jog-Through
  • Block Alignment
  • Strip-Out Cuts (Longitudinal Cut, Swivel, Swing)
Inspired by 2004 Enchantments 69
Jerry Sadowitz Cover Shift
Also published here 2006 Dominatricks 102
Hiroshi Sawa Injog Multiple Shift
Dec. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 12) 107
Dai Vernon, Tom Stone Multiple Shift Variant
2010 Vortex 99
Pedro Lacerda Lacerda Multiple Shift single cut from hands to table
Related toVariations 2011 Reflections 58
Carmen D'Amico Sliding Block Multiple Shift
2011 Avant-Cards 146
Tom Gagnon Cased Multiple Shift deck cased between insertion of cards and the strip out cut
Inspired byAlso published here 2011 Cased Card Controls 25
Michał Kociołek, Edward Marlo MK Simple Shift Variation a technical variation of Edward Marlo's "Simple Shift"
Inspired by 2012 8 Effects and a Sleight 54
Edward Marlo The Simple Shift
2013 Lecture Notes 11
Jack Carpenter The One-Shot Shift multiple shift with one cut and instant palm
2017 The Expert's Portfolio No. 2 33
Johnny Thompson Finessed Simple Shift
Inspired by 2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 142
Neal Elias, Darwin Ortiz Neal Elias Multiple Shift Handling
2018 Game Changer 70
Neal Elias, David Williamson Swing Cut Multiple Shift Variation
Oct. 2018 Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 99
David Solomon Swivel Cut Elias Shift
2018 Solomon's Secrets 83
Lorenz Schär Satisfriction as a Multiple Shift
Related to 2019 Cards Against Reality 44
Dai Vernon Multiple Shift
2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 1
Carmen D'Amico, Tom Gagnon D'Amico Shift with Dollar Bill sliding block, with bill in deck in addition to cards
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 16
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Multiple Shift sliding block
2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 65
Tom Gagnon Four-Flushed Multiple Shift Aces inserted one by one, then one-handed fan before completing multiple shift in hands or on table
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 252
Tom Gagnon Swivel Cut Multiple Shift using Multiple Insertion Plunger Jog on table
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 265
Tom Gagnon Fan Control Multiple Shift one-handed fan before strip-out
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 268
Tom Gagnon Cased Multiple Shift deck cased between insertion of cards and the strip out cut
Also published here 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 362
Helder Guimarães, Pedro Lacerda Specific Moments - The Choreographed Card Steal single cut to table, cards palmed into right hand
Inspired by 2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 130
Neal Elias Meal Elias Multiple Shift swing cut
2019 Tesseract 116
Neal Elias Multiple Shift
2019 52 Lovers — Through the Looking-Glass 171
Steve Forte Multi-card Shift Convincers cards in LJ Steal position in deck, dribbling and diagonal spreading, then single cut from hand to table (like Pedro Lacerda)
Related to 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1017
Neal Elias Elias Multiple Shift swing cut
2020 The Shift #3 22