22 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Skill Demonstration / Tearing Deck
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Ein ganzes Kartenspiel durchzureißen No. 12, whole deck torn in two halves
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 16
Unknown Das Zerreissen eines Kartenspieles tearing a deck of cards
Oct. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 10) 153
Unknown Der Karten-Herkules
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 69
Unknown To Tear a Pack of Cards
1909 The Art of Magic 24
Alexander Herrmann Czar Nicholas II. Anecdote anecdote about tearing deck in half
1909 The Art of Magic 25
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
1931 Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 27
Graham Adams Tearing the Pack with photo illustrations
1931 Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 66
Julian J. Proskauer The Origion and History of the Torn Deck Trick "origin", deck is sawn or torn in half, two half card selected, they match and are previous selection
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 96
Unknown "Tearing the Pack" Trick pack torn in half, card selected from both half, match and are previous selection
1938 Greater Magic 290
Unknown Torn Deck Discovery deck is torn in half, two half selected match and are previous selection, short card
1938 Greater Magic 471
Theodore Annemann The Torn Card deck torn in half, stop trick from both half piles, credits see p. 461
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 460
Claude Goldin Quarters from Torn Deck deck torn in quarters, performer names four positions, when counted down in the four positions there is selected card
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 461
Edward Marlo Torn Deck Mystery deck is torn in quarters which are mixed in hat, performer locates four pieces of selection without looking
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1942 Deck Deception 10
Julian J. Proskauer The Torn Deck Trick deck is sawn or torn in half, two half card selected, they match and are previous selection
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 24
Val Andrews Feat of Strength No. 16, tearing deck in half one card at a time as gag
1970 (ca.) The Idiot at the Card Table 7
Val Andrews The Hard Way No. 17, tearing deck in half
1970 (ca.) The Idiot at the Card Table 7
Unknown Torn Pack Location deck torn in half, two halves of selection found at named numbers
1972 The Living End 46
Edward Marlo The Torn Deck Mystery deck is torn in quarters which are mixed in hat, performer locates four pieces of selection without looking
Also published here 1972 The Living End 145
Paul Harris Torn and Restored Deck using Hamman's "Micro Macro" method
Also published here 1981 Close-up Fantasies Finalé 169
Unknown Ripping a Deck of Cards No. 63
1983 101 Psychic Tests 17
Paul Harris Torn and Restored Deck using Hamman's "Micro Macro" method
Also published here 1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 71
Ellis Stanyon Tearing a Pack of Cards in Half No. 33
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 312