ace in hole \n two selections in two halves appear at same position, out for lost card \n gordon r. mckenney \n linear a \n karl fulves
1939
the jinx 51-100 Gordon R. McKenney

Ace in Hole

two selections in two halves appear at same position, out for lost card

universal card-incidence \n two decks, card thought of, performer and spectator each shuffle and deal cards out in certain patters, then the thought-of card is in same position in both deck \n stephen simpson
1940
the jinx 51-100 Stephen Simpson

Universal Card-Incidence

two decks, card thought of, performer and spectator each shuffle and deal cards out in certain patters, then the thought-of card is in same position in both deck

a peculiar happenstance \n two cards in two piles appear at the same position, stacked & marked \n george w. lord \n m. d. overholser
1941
the jinx 101-151 George W. Lord, M. D. Overholser

A Peculiar Happenstance

two cards in two piles appear at the same position, stacked & marked

card-incidence \n deck is cut in two, spectator and performer's selection are found at the same position \n charles terraneau \n skill-nil! \n dr. william t. palchinas
1943
the phoenix 1-50 Charles Terraneau

Card-Incidence

deck is cut in two, spectator and performer's selection are found at the same position

numerology??? \n two decks, three cards are counted to in both decks and they match \n george g. kaplan
1944
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv George G. Kaplan

Numerology???

two decks, three cards are counted to in both decks and they match

coincidence? no. prevision? yes \n three decks, two shuffled and dealt face up, at one point same card appears at same position, this card is reversed in the third deck \n george g. kaplan \n the "my best" coincidence \n peter kane \n freakish miracle #3 \n tomas blomberg
1945
my best George G. Kaplan

Coincidence? No. Prevision? Yes

three decks, two shuffled and dealt face up, at one point same card appears at same position, this card is reversed in the third deck

skill-nil! \n combination of several routines, here as palchanis
-pay off (walter gibson)
- one good trick (walter gibson)
- a total mystery (tony kardyro)
- total mystery / sensational sensitive finger tips (tony kardyro)
- card-incidence (charles terraneau) \n dr. william t. palchinas \n tony kardyro's "a total mystery" in " a routine supreme" \n tony kardyro's "total mystery" and "sensational sensetive finger tips" in "a routine supreme" \n pay off \n walter b. gibson \n one good trick... \n walter b. gibson \n card-incidence \n charles terraneau
1949
the phoenix 151-200 Dr. William T. Palchinas

Skill-Nil!

combination of several routines, here as Palchanis
-Pay Off (Walter Gibson)

One Good Trick (Walter Gibson)

A Total Mystery (Tony Kardyro)

Total Mystery / Sensational Sensitive Finger Tips (Tony Kardyro)

Card-Incidence (Charles Terraneau)

Related to

Tony Kardyro's "A Total Mystery" in " A Routine Supreme"

Tony Kardyro's "Total Mystery" and "Sensational Sensetive Finger Tips" in "A Routine Supreme"

propensity of the inanimate \n two selections end up at same positions in two piles \n eddie joseph
1949 ca.
15 exciting minutes with a borrowed deck Eddie Joseph

Propensity of the Inanimate

two selections end up at same positions in two piles

the mathematical card trick \n no. 33, two cards selected from shuffled deck, deck split into two, when dealt down, both cards turn up at the same time \n dr. jacob daley \n deal stopper \n steve beam \n diabolicool \n steve beam \n too diabolicool \n steve beam \n four-way diabolicool \n steve beam
1950
scarne on card tricks Dr. Jacob Daley

The Mathematical Card Trick

No. 33, Two cards selected from shuffled deck, deck split into two, when dealt down, both cards turn up at the same time

koyincidence \n three thirds of deck, spectator selects card, when two packets are deal in unison, mates are at selection, not sure, twenty-sixth key \n toni koynini
1951
toni koynini's card miracles Toni Koynini

Koyincidence

three thirds of deck, spectator selects card, when two packets are deal in unison, mates are at selection, not sure, twenty-sixth key

just unbelievable \n two selections made, deck honestly shuffled face-up/face-down, dealt into two piles, selections at same position, spectators are supposed to throw cotton balls at each other when their cards show up \n eddie joseph
1951
more dumbfounders with cards Eddie Joseph

Just Unbelievable

two selections made, deck honestly shuffled face-up/face-down, dealt into two piles, selections at same position, spectators are supposed to throw cotton balls at each other when their cards show up

coincidence \n repeated mate coincidence, two halves, dealing cards simultaneously \n bill simon \n will \n unknown \n the power of thought \n paul curry
1952
effective card magic Bill Simon

Coincidence

repeated mate coincidence, two halves, dealing cards simultaneously

numero \n card is selected and returned, book tells which cards match which numbers, when card is named and the playing cards a second deck with numbers are dealt, number and selection are at the same place \n aage darling
1953
i'll read your mind Aage Darling

Numero

card is selected and returned, book tells which cards match which numbers, when card is named and the playing cards a second deck with numbers are dealt, number and selection are at the same place

elmsley's card coincidence \n deck cut into two piles, a card selected in each pile, later shown to turn up at the same position, handling is by vernon \n alex elmsley \n dai vernon \n dual count-down \n bob king
1956
mathematics, magic and mystery Alex Elmsley, Dai Vernon

Elmsley's Card Coincidence

Deck cut into two piles, a card selected in each pile, later shown to turn up at the same position, handling is by Vernon

impromptu power \n two selections, performer makes two piles and selections are at same position in each pile \n edward marlo
1959
riffle shuffle systems Edward Marlo

Impromptu Power

two selections, performer makes two piles and selections are at same position in each pile

sam-ultaneous \n two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles \n sam schwartz \n tri-multaneous \n sam schwartz \n ram-ultaneous \n ramón riobóo \n diabolicool \n steve beam
1962
close-up card magic Sam Schwartz

Sam-Ultaneous

two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles

two-gether \n two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles \n howard schwarzman
1962
close-up card magic Howard Schwarzman

Two-Gether

two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles

two card control \n two thought-of cards are found in same position in two halves \n ben christopher
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Ben Christopher

Two Card Control

two thought-of cards are found in same position in two halves

tri-multaneous \n - part 1: mate & selection appear at same time after slip slop shuffled packed is gone through in pairs
- part 2: sam-ultaneous
- part 3: two chosen cards show up at same position in two packets, using two odd-numbered piles
see also p. 348 \n sam schwartz \n "break even" (howard lyons, ibidem #4) \n "mini-miracle" (john hamilton, linking ring, april 1967) \n sam-ultaneous \n sam schwartz \n speaking of spells \n cushing strout
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Sam Schwartz

Tri-Multaneous

Part 1: mate & selection appear at same time after slip slop shuffled packed is gone through in pairs

Part 2: Sam-Ultaneous

Part 3: two chosen cards show up at same position in two packets, using two odd-numbered piles

see also p. 348

Inspired by

"Break Even" (Howard Lyons, Ibidem #4)

"Mini-Miracle" (John Hamilton, Linking Ring, April 1967)

stop trick \n blank card with "stop!" appears at same number in one heap as selection in other heap \n francis j. baker
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Francis J. Baker

Stop Trick

blank card with "STOP!" appears at same number in one heap as selection in other heap

an odd gray coincidence \n two packets from different decks, question and faro shuffling procedure before coincidence \n karl fulves
1970
faro & riffle technique Karl Fulves

An Odd Gray Coincidence

two packets from different decks, question and faro shuffling procedure before coincidence

faroincidence \n reversed card is at same position as selection when dealt from two packets in unison, faro, non-slip cut, "the shuffled deck is handed to you behind your back. with the cards out of sight, reverse the 25th and 26th cards from the top." good luck! \n karl fulves
1971
the book of numbers Karl Fulves

Faroincidence

reversed card is at same position as selection when dealt from two packets in unison, faro, non-slip cut, "The shuffled deck is handed to you behind your back. With the cards out of sight, reverse the 25th and 26th cards from the top." Good luck!

the "my best" coincidence \n two decks shuffled and counted down until match occurs, this card is predicted \n peter kane \n coincidence? no. prevision? yes \n george g. kaplan
1971
another card session with peter kane Peter Kane

The "My Best" Coincidence

two decks shuffled and counted down until match occurs, this card is predicted

expansion notes: as a coincidence \n procedure to control two peeked cards twenty-six apart, effect application in which two selection appear at same position in two halves \n alex elmsley \n roy walton
1972
epilogue Alex Elmsley, Roy Walton

Expansion Notes: As A Coincidence

procedure to control two peeked cards twenty-six apart, effect application in which two selection appear at same position in two halves

mathematical twins variation \n mate found after klondike shuffle \n karl fulves \n second law \n karl fulves \n mathematical twins \n gene finnell
1972
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Karl Fulves

the detective card trick \n selection is at same position as face up card in other half \n edward g. brown
1973
the card magic of edward g. brown Edward G. Brown

The Detective Card Trick

selection is at same position as face up card in other half

control cards \n two selections from two halves end up in the same position, handling uses two jokers face-up in the halves that are later removed, klondike shuffle \n gene finnell
1973
gene finnell's card magic Gene Finnell

Control Cards

two selections from two halves end up in the same position, handling uses two Jokers face-up in the halves that are later removed, Klondike shuffle

location \n incomplete faro control, klondike shuffle, a face-up card ends up at same position as selection in other half \n gene finnell
1973
gene finnell's card magic Gene Finnell

Location

incomplete faro control, Klondike shuffle, a face-up card ends up at same position as selection in other half

coincidence? \n two selection turn up at same position in two halves
- variation #1
- variation #2
- coincidence? with a key card \n gene finnell
1973
gene finnell's card magic Gene Finnell

Coincidence?

two selection turn up at same position in two halves

opposite conjunction \n two decks, using "basic riffle shuffle stack" (npo variant)
- second method - reverse zarrow \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle technique — preliminary notes on part two Karl Fulves

Opposite Conjunction

two decks, using "basic riffle shuffle stack" (NPO variant)

tom haw - becker triple prediction \n two decks named cards end up at same position, unclear description \n unknown
1975
the magic of francis carlyle
Unknown

Tom Haw - Becker Triple Prediction

two decks named cards end up at same position, unclear description

intuition \n card reversed by spectator in red pack matches card reversed in blue pack by magician, same position in deck as well \n nick trost \n intuition \n nick trost
1976
subtle card magic: part one Nick Trost

Intuition

Card reversed by spectator in red pack matches card reversed in blue pack by magician, same position in deck as well

matching matches \n no. 12, two spectators take some matches and count them, they remember cards at their corresponding position, performer makes two piles and both cards are in same position \n jack avis \n unknown
1976
self-working card tricks Jack Avis, Unknown

Matching Matches

No. 12, two spectators take some matches and count them, they remember cards at their corresponding position, performer makes two piles and both cards are in same position

the magic 13 \n no. 13, two spectators take a few cards and count them, they remember cards at their corresponding position, performer makes two piles and both cards are in same position \n sam schwartz
1976
self-working card tricks Sam Schwartz

The Magic 13

No. 13, two spectators take a few cards and count them, they remember cards at their corresponding position, performer makes two piles and both cards are in same position

double coincidence \n finding mates ala power of thought, then the other two mates as well, faro, penelope's principle, full deck stack \n murray bonfeld
1977
faro concepts Murray Bonfeld

Double Coincidence

finding mates ala Power of Thought, then the other two mates as well, faro, Penelope's Principle, full deck stack

treffer \n two decks, cards turned over simultaneously and selections end up at same position \n hannes höller
1978
einfach wunderbar - wunderbar einfach Hannes Höller

Treffer

two decks, cards turned over simultaneously and selections end up at same position

riffle placement \n key at twenty-six, two selections made from incomplete riffle shuffle position, end up twenty-six apart, coincidence when dealt from two piles simultaneously - both selections at same position \n karl fulves
1979
riffle shuffle control Karl Fulves

Riffle Placement

key at twenty-six, two selections made from incomplete riffle shuffle position, end up twenty-six apart, coincidence when dealt from two piles simultaneously - both selections at same position

robin's riffle \n two cards chosen from incomplete riffle shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position \n robin robertson \n synchronicity \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n a few steps further on \n jack avis
1979
riffle shuffle control Robin Robertson

Robin's Riffle

two cards chosen from incomplete Riffle Shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position

ultimate match \n no. 58, one card cut to in one deck, matches position in second deck, inverse stacks \n eddie joseph \n intelligentsia \n karl fulves
1979
self-working mental magic Eddie Joseph

Ultimate Match

No. 58, one card cut to in one deck, matches position in second deck, inverse stacks

seconds out \n mates of selected card are at the same position in three packets, based on peter kane's "son of tetradism" \n al smith \n peter kane
1980
pabular Al Smith, Peter Kane

Seconds Out

mates of selected card are at the same position in three packets, based on Peter Kane's "Son Of Tetradism"

selecthree \n routine with esp cards, three phases, matching pairs in two piles then finding mates behind back \n howard a. adams
1980
oicufesp Howard A. Adams

Selecthree

routine with ESP cards, three phases, matching pairs in two piles then finding mates behind back

twogether \n two eleven-card packets with ace through jack from two decks are dealt, predicted value matches in position and backs transpose \n karl fulves
1981
the chronicles Karl Fulves

Twogether

two eleven-card packets with Ace through Jack from two decks are dealt, predicted value matches in position and backs transpose

linear a \n power of thought variations, posed as problem \n karl fulves \n linear a \n karl fulves \n sympathy for the devil \n karl fulves
1981
interlocutor Karl Fulves

doublestop \n two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pile \n simon aronson \n david solomon \n "break even" (howard lyons, ibidem #4) \n doublestop simplified \n simon aronson
1982
sessions Simon Aronson, David Solomon

Doublestop

two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pile

no hands smyth's myth \n two selections in two piles appear at same position despite shuffling \n peter plotkin
1983
apocalypse vol. 6-10 Peter Plotkin

No Hands Smyth's Myth

two selections in two piles appear at same position despite shuffling

double coincedence \n "coincidence" (sic)
two cards end up in same position in two piles, using one-handed second deal \n simon lovell \n double coincidence \n simon lovell
1983
second to none Simon Lovell

Double Coincedence

"Coincidence" (sic)
two cards end up in same position in two piles, using one-handed second deal

linear a \n two halves, a card in one half reversed, when counted down a mate is in same position in other half, multiple methods
- l-a #1 to l-a #8
- linear b
- linear c \n karl fulves \n ace in hole \n gordon r. mckenney \n linear a \n karl fulves
1983
hardcore aces Karl Fulves

Linear A

two halves, a card in one half reversed, when counted down a mate is in same position in other half, multiple methods

do you wish to continue? \n two decks, named card is at the same position \n barrie richardson \n do you want to continue? \n barrie richardson \n do continue \n barrie richardson
1984
pabular Barrie Richardson

twindow \n two decks, one is cut and card turned over, both deck are dealt until face up cards, same card on same position in other deck, position is predictet \n thomas alan waters \n eddie joseph's "staggered"
1984
mind, myth & magick Thomas Alan Waters

Twindow

two decks, one is cut and card turned over, both deck are dealt until face up cards, same card on same position in other deck, position is predictet

staggering power of thought \n mates found when dealing through two halves simultaneously \n edward marlo \n "staggered" (eddie joseph) \n the power of thought \n paul curry \n synchronicity \n helder guimarães
1988
m.i.n.t. — volume i Edward Marlo

Staggering Power of Thought

mates found when dealing through two halves simultaneously

the 50% miracle \n faro \n edward marlo \n "controlled thoughts" (sydney lawrence, ten self-working master effects)
1988
m.i.n.t. — volume i Edward Marlo

The 50% Miracle

faro

Inspired by

"Controlled Thoughts" (Sydney Lawrence, Ten Self-Working Master Effects)

miracle dealer \n spectator and performer select a card, both get half the cards and start dealing, suddenly performer says stop and on top of both halves are the selections \n gary plants
1989
the trapdoor — volume two Gary Plants

Miracle Dealer

spectator and performer select a card, both get half the cards and start dealing, suddenly performer says stop and on top of both halves are the selections

dual count-down \n two cards chosen in two piles out of hand, both deal in unison and performer calls "stop", both selections are there and performer names one of them \n bob king \n elmsley's card coincidence \n alex elmsley \n dai vernon
1989
magician foolers Bob King

Dual Count-Down

two cards chosen in two piles out of hand, both deal in unison and performer calls "stop", both selections are there and performer names one of them

a mental combination \n - a multiple coincidence
- impromptu power of thought
four thought-of cards matched with another deck, power-of-thought with two decks, see page 55 (addendum) for addition \n edward marlo
1989
so soon? Edward Marlo

A Mental Combination

A Multiple Coincidence

Impromptu Power of Thought

four thought-of cards matched with another deck, power-of-thought with two decks, see page 55 (Addendum) for addition

impromptu ayes of the gods \n either the two selections are in same position in two halves, or they are located via fishing \n edward marlo \n ayes of the gods \n jon racherbaumer
1990
cardfixes Edward Marlo

Impromptu Ayes of the Gods

either the two selections are in same position in two halves, or they are located via fishing

a match made in zebulon (a suburb of knightdale) \n two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half \n steve beam \n penny plain \n alex elmsley \n a match made in zebulon \n steve beam
1991
the trapdoor — volume two Steve Beam

A Match Made in Zebulon (A Suburb of Knightdale)

two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half

a match made in knightdale \n two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half \n steve beam \n a match made in knightdale \n steve beam
1991
the trapdoor — volume two Steve Beam

A Match Made in Knightdale

two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half

returned to the nest \n two decks, using automatic placement like selection procedure \n alex elmsley
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1 Alex Elmsley

Returned to the Nest

two decks, using automatic placement like selection procedure

arith-mate-ic \n some cards are cut, rest is cut into two piles, number of cut-off cards determines coincidence in two tabled packets \n alex elmsley \n mathe-mate-ics \n denis behr \n alex elmsley \n routined arith-mate-ic \n denis behr
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1 Alex Elmsley

Arith-Mate-Ic

some cards are cut, rest is cut into two piles, number of cut-off cards determines coincidence in two tabled packets

pother \n one deck, mathematical selection procedure from one half, penelope principle, all mates twenty-six apart \n alex elmsley
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1 Alex Elmsley

Pother

one deck, mathematical selection procedure from one half, Penelope Principle, all mates twenty-six apart

brownwaves i \n one deck version, quite mathematical with dealing \n alex elmsley \n no looking \n alex elmsley
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1 Alex Elmsley

the book of fortunes \n humorous presentation, selection derived at by "power-of-thought"-coincidence is predicted in book \n alex elmsley \n pure devilry \n peter duffie
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1 Alex Elmsley

The Book of Fortunes

humorous presentation, selection derived at by "power-of-thought"-coincidence is predicted in book

diamond jack jr. \n selection in one half is at same position as detective card in other half, story really improvised with eight cards \n karl fulves
1992
deceptive practices Karl Fulves

Diamond Jack Jr.

selection in one half is at same position as detective card in other half, story really improvised with eight cards

un billon de probabilidades en contra \n two decks, two cards at same position, two methods, very similar to curry's power of thought \n dany ray \n "ilusionismo" n° 173/4, 1959 \n the power of thought \n paul curry \n one in a billion \n dany ray
1992
la magia de ascanio — vol. 3 Dany Ray

Un Billon de Probabilidades en Contra

two decks, two cards at same position, two methods, very similar to Curry's Power of Thought

the ken brooke routine with joe stuthard's trilby deck - part two \n edited reprint from brooke's magazine "routine" (1950), triumph with end strippers, two selections (one only thought of) from two piles end up next to each other \n ken brooke
1993
new sorcerer Ken Brooke

The Ken Brooke Routine with Joe Stuthard's Trilby Deck - Part Two

edited reprint from Brooke's magazine "Routine" (1950), Triumph with End Strippers, two selections (one only thought of) from two piles end up next to each other

duo-mental \n two selections in two piles end up at same position, using one-handed bottom deal \n gene maze
1994
gene maze and the art of bottom dealing Gene Maze

Duo-Mental

two selections in two piles end up at same position, using one-handed bottom deal

mated \n cards dealt from both hands simultaneously, stopped several times, mates each time \n gene maze
1994
gene maze and the art of bottom dealing Gene Maze

Mated

cards dealt from both hands simultaneously, stopped several times, mates each time

shadow play \n spectator remembers card at small number, two decks used to count down after some procedure, selection in both decks at same position \n karl fulves
1994
rigmarole Karl Fulves

Shadow Play

spectator remembers card at small number, two decks used to count down after some procedure, selection in both decks at same position

sympathy for the devil \n twelve cards removed from shuffled deck, a packet of cards is removed from envelope and both dealt simultaneously, one card is reversed in prediction packet and it matches the card in the other packet and also a prediction \n karl fulves \n linear a \n karl fulves
1994
verbatim Karl Fulves

Sympathy for the Devil

twelve cards removed from shuffled deck, a packet of cards is removed from envelope and both dealt simultaneously, one card is reversed in prediction packet and it matches the card in the other packet and also a prediction

doublestop simplified \n two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pile
- key method
- "no key" method \n simon aronson \n doublestop \n simon aronson \n david solomon
1995
simply simon Simon Aronson

Doublestop Simplified

two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pile

two wrongs make it right \n two decks, two cards chosen in one, both decks dealt in unison to two predicted cards in other deck, the selections show up in same place, funny presentation about making wrong predictions \n simon aronson
1995
simply simon Simon Aronson

Two Wrongs Make It Right

two decks, two cards chosen in one, both decks dealt in unison to two predicted cards in other deck, the selections show up in same place, funny presentation about making wrong predictions

a match made in zebulon \n two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half \n steve beam \n a match made in zebulon (a suburb of knightdale) \n steve beam \n penny plain \n alex elmsley
1995
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 2 Steve Beam

A Match Made in Zebulon

two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half

a match made in knightdale \n two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half \n steve beam \n a match made in knightdale \n steve beam
1995
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 2 Steve Beam

A Match Made in Knightdale

two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half

little alice \n mate coincidence with odd-backed cards in two packets, one handled behind back, red/blue double backer \n karl fulves \n dichotomy \n j. w. sarles \n informant \n karl fulves
1996
underworld Karl Fulves

Little Alice

mate coincidence with odd-backed cards in two packets, one handled behind back, red/blue double backer

will \n deck separated in two halves, one card selected, mate appears at same position in other half \n unknown \n coincidence \n bill simon
1996
the fred braue notebooks
Unknown

Will

deck separated in two halves, one card selected, mate appears at same position in other half

intuition \n two reversed selections match / same position in decks \n nick trost \n "the invisible influence principle" (eddie joseph, the invisible influence, 1951) \n intuition \n nick trost
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

Intuition

Two reversed selections match / same position in decks

Inspired by

"The Invisible Influence Principle" (Eddie Joseph, The Invisible Influence, 1951)

an interesting use of that principle \n two cards, two piles, same position + prediction kicker \n peter duffie
1997
effortless card magic Peter Duffie

An Interesting Use of That Principle

Two cards, two piles, same position + prediction kicker

double coincidence \n two cards end up in same position in two piles
- bonus method number one
- bonus method number two \n simon lovell \n double coincedence \n simon lovell
1997
simon says! Simon Lovell

mirror power \n variation of power of thought, four of a kind produced as they are at same position in two piles, matches spectator's thought of value (first published in powerth, peter duffie, 1993) \n peter duffie \n the power of thought \n paul curry
1997
effortless card magic Peter Duffie

Mirror Power

Variation of Power of Thought, four of a kind produced as they are at same position in two piles, matches spectator's thought of value (first published in Powerth, Peter Duffie, 1993)

two way mirror \n variation of power of thought, two spectators think of a value each, when two piles are dealt, the only matching pairs of mates matches the two thought of values \n peter duffie \n the power of thought \n paul curry
1997
effortless card magic Peter Duffie

Two Way Mirror

Variation of Power of Thought, two spectators think of a value each, when two piles are dealt, the only matching pairs of mates matches the two thought of values

pk dice \n "three tricks"
two seven-card packets dealt one by one, only the card matches that was chosen with a die throw earlier \n karl fulves
1998
underworld Karl Fulves

PK Dice

"Three tricks"
two seven-card packets dealt one by one, only the card matches that was chosen with a die throw earlier

brainchild \n "three tricks"
two six-card packets dealt one by one, only the card matches that was chosen with a die throw earlier \n karl fulves \n notes on brainchild \n karl fulves \n brainchild \n karl fulves
1998
underworld Karl Fulves

Brainchild

"Three tricks"
two six-card packets dealt one by one, only the card matches that was chosen with a die throw earlier

do you want to continue? \n two decks, named card is at the same position, faced deck \n barrie richardson \n do you wish to continue? \n barrie richardson
1999
theater of the mind Barrie Richardson

Do You Want to Continue?

two decks, named card is at the same position, faced deck

igor \n two packets, card chosen in one matches up with vampire in other packet when counted simultaneously \n karl fulves \n "staggered" (eddie joseph)
2000
lost vampire secrets Karl Fulves

Igor

two packets, card chosen in one matches up with vampire in other packet when counted simultaneously

fast food \n two ordered ace through ten piles, card chosen from one, then counted simultaneously, card in other pile at same position changes to jack of spades and comes out in pieces from container (cauldron) \n karl fulves
2000
lost vampire secrets Karl Fulves

Fast Food

two ordered ace through ten piles, card chosen from one, then counted simultaneously, card in other pile at same position changes to Jack of Spades and comes out in pieces from container (cauldron)

perfect harmony \n two decks, three time spectators find same card then pairs end up at same position in the deck \n manfred bacia \n three in a million \n frank garcia
2000
concertos for pasteboard Manfred Bacia

Perfect Harmony

two decks, three time spectators find same card then pairs end up at same position in the deck

deal stopper \n two cards selected from shuffled deck, deck split into two, when dealt down, both cards turn up at the same time \n steve beam \n the mathematical card trick \n dr. jacob daley
2000
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 3 Steve Beam

Deal Stopper

two cards selected from shuffled deck, deck split into two, when dealt down, both cards turn up at the same time

brainchild \n no. 16, two sets from ace to six are cut by spectator and one replaced by a signed four, when cards are dealt in two rows, the fours are the only ones that match \n karl fulves \n brainchild \n karl fulves
2001
new self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Brainchild

No. 16, two sets from Ace to Six are cut by spectator and one replaced by a signed Four, when cards are dealt in two rows, the Fours are the only ones that match

the power of thought \n \n paul curry \n coincidence \n bill simon \n staggering power of thought \n edward marlo \n un billon de probabilidades en contra \n dany ray \n mirror power \n peter duffie \n two way mirror \n peter duffie \n pure devilry \n peter duffie \n one in a billion \n dany ray
2001
paul curry's worlds beyond Paul Curry

countback \n two piles dealt in unison until indicator card, then spelled to find selection, partial faro \n jack avis
2002
ahead of the pack Jack Avis

Countback

two piles dealt in unison until indicator card, then spelled to find selection, partial faro

coincidence by design \n two chosen cards match when two decks are turned up one by one simultaneously \n dennis green \n psi-cycle \n jerry k. hartman
2002
latter day secrets Dennis Green

Coincidence By Design

two chosen cards match when two decks are turned up one by one simultaneously

synchronicity \n two cards chosen from incomplete riffle shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n robin's riffle \n robin robertson
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 2 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

Synchronicity

two cards chosen from incomplete Riffle Shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position

quickie match \n two decks, two numbers named, cards at that number match, using killer count \n peter duffie \n aldo colombini \n robin robertson
2004
killer koncepts Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson

Quickie Match

two decks, two numbers named, cards at that number match, using Killer Count

pure devilry \n - phase one - fortuity
- phase two - a date to remember \n peter duffie \n the book of fortunes \n alex elmsley \n the power of thought \n paul curry
2004
subtle miracles Peter Duffie

do continue \n card only thought of, one deck dealt face up and one face down \n barrie richardson \n do you wish to continue? \n barrie richardson
2005
act two Barrie Richardson

Do Continue

card only thought of, one deck dealt face up and one face down

one in a billion \n two decks, two cards at same position, two methods, very similar to curry's power of thought \n dany ray \n "ilusionismo" n° 173/4, 1959 \n un billon de probabilidades en contra \n dany ray \n the power of thought \n paul curry
2006
the magic of ascanio — studies of card magic Dany Ray

One in a Billion

two decks, two cards at same position, two methods, very similar to Curry's Power of Thought

a few steps further on \n two cards chosen from incomplete riffle shuffle position, fulves's riffle shuffle control \n jack avis \n robin's riffle \n robin robertson
2006
rara avis Jack Avis

A Few Steps Further On

two cards chosen from incomplete Riffle Shuffle position, Fulves's Riffle Shuffle Control

cut and run \n ideas of placement principle
- simple coincidence
- faro 53
- use of a special key card
- non faro method
- another approach \n michael powers \n eyes of the gods \n john hamilton \n riffle shuffle control \n karl fulves
2006
power plays Michael Powers

off-centre coincidence \n deck is split in half, dealt down, two selections appear at the same time \n justin higham \n you do as cy do \n cy keller
2008
dexterity manual Justin Higham

Off-Centre Coincidence

Deck is split in half, dealt down, two selections appear at the same time

stopper \n spectator inserts top card reversed in deck, another deck is deal in unison with this one and a match occurs at reversed card, with open prediction themed variation \n gene maze \n clear channel \n karl fulves
2008
prolix Gene Maze

Stopper

spectator inserts top card reversed in deck, another deck is deal in unison with this one and a match occurs at reversed card, with Open Prediction themed variation

follow the money \n two decks, four coins, four cards chosen from one deck, cards counted according to coin values, chosen cards match cards in other deck when turned over in unison \n mel bennett
2008
prolix Mel Bennett

Follow The Money

two decks, four coins, four cards chosen from one deck, cards counted according to coin values, chosen cards match cards in other deck when turned over in unison

psi-cycle \n two halves, dealt in unison face-down, spectator indicates a few pairs that are set aside, they match \n jerry k. hartman \n "tri-cycle" (jim turnpaugh, linking ring, jan. 2008, p. 105) \n coincidence by design \n dennis green \n back story \n karl fulves
2009
prolix Jerry K. Hartman

Psi-Cycle

two halves, dealt in unison face-down, spectator indicates a few pairs that are set aside, they match

Inspired by

"Tri-Cycle" (Jim Turnpaugh, Linking Ring, Jan. 2008, p. 105)

out on location \n two piles, dealt simultaneously, one card shows up face-up and at same position in other half is previous selection \n j. w. sarles \n karl fulves \n all star aces \n john scarne \n stewart james \n j. w. sarles
2010
prolix J. W. Sarles, Karl Fulves

Out On Location

two piles, dealt simultaneously, one card shows up face-up and at same position in other half is previous selection

one girl two decks \n spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber
2011
knew & improved Michael Weber

One Girl Two Decks

spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection

triple coincidence \n card reversed in a deck, card selected in other deck, same card found at same position, cards found to be of the other decks \n tony econ
2012
the f.f.f.f. book Tony Econ

Triple Coincidence

card reversed in a deck, card selected in other deck, same card found at same position, cards found to be of the other decks

one girl two decks \n spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber
2012
blackpool twenty twelve Michael Weber

One Girl Two Decks

spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection

fate mates \n card named by each performer and spectator, written on paper pieces, two halves, one card outjogged, both dealt in unison, both named cards show up \n jack avis \n karl fulves \n tupax into one \n jack avis \n back story \n karl fulves
2012
prolix Jack Avis, Karl Fulves

Fate Mates

card named by each performer and spectator, written on paper pieces, two halves, one card outjogged, both dealt in unison, both named cards show up

flummoxed \n three phases, single-deck approach for eddie joseph's "staggered" stack \n jim steinmeyer \n eddie joseph
2013
ensuing impuzzibilities Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph

Flummoxed

three phases, single-deck approach for Eddie Joseph's "Staggered" stack

hacer lo imposible \n two selections in two piles show up at same position, hands-off \n jim steinmeyer \n eddie joseph \n "impossible" (eddie joseph, 1952)
2014
treacherous impuzzibilities Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph

Hacer lo Imposible

two selections in two piles show up at same position, hands-off

estimated sunken key \n two selected cards by spectator and magician, spectator deals the deck in six piles, two possible endings:
first ending: both cards are next to each other in the same pile
second ending: both cards are in the same position in different piles \n tomas blomberg \n the nifty key \n charles t. jordan \n 2. abbott's version. "the certain card trick." \n percy abbott
2014
blomberg laboratories Tomas Blomberg

Estimated Sunken Key

two selected cards by spectator and magician, spectator deals the deck in six piles, two possible endings:
first ending: both cards are next to each other in the same pile
second ending: both cards are in the same position in different piles

late key \n two selected cards from a deck, one is lost and the other one is placed in spectator´s pocket. this deck and another one are dealt at the same time, magician stops at the first selected card and at the duplicate of the second selection \n tomas blomberg \n "staggered" (eddie joseph, staggered, 1950)
2014
blomberg laboratories Tomas Blomberg

Late Key

Two selected cards from a deck, one is lost and the other one is placed in spectator´s pocket. This deck and another one are dealt at the same time, magician stops at the first selected card and at the duplicate of the second selection

one girl two decks \n spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber
2014
old dog Michael Weber

One Girl Two Decks

spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection

the freakish miracle \n frequent miracle type of effect, using three decks with their backs openly marked, two deck dealt through until a match occurs, match at same position in third deck but on other side of card \n tomas blomberg \n "the frequent miracle" (tom bowyer, the sphinx, vol. 39 no. 3, may 1940)
2014
blomberg laboratories Tomas Blomberg

The Freakish Miracle

Frequent Miracle type of effect, using three decks with their backs openly marked, two deck dealt through until a match occurs, match at same position in third deck but on other side of card

Inspired by

"The Frequent Miracle" (Tom Bowyer, The Sphinx, Vol. 39 No. 3, May 1940)

mathe-mate-ics \n in a progressively more impressive demonstration, the participant cuts a number of cards from the deck. the magician cuts the remainder in two. dealing down in both the magician's packets to the participant's number, two mates are found. this is repeated two times. \n denis behr \n alex elmsley \n arith-mate-ic \n alex elmsley \n routined arith-mate-ic \n denis behr
2015
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 10 Denis Behr, Alex Elmsley

Mathe-Mate-Ics

In a progressively more impressive demonstration, the participant cuts a number of cards from the deck. The magician cuts the remainder in two. Dealing down in both the magician's packets to the participant's number, two mates are found. This is repeated two times.

progressive mating season (vii) \n - the work
- phase ii
- phase iii - progressive transformation
- phase iv - the entire deck changes \n steve beam \n mating season vii \n steve beam
2016
tea time with the pasteboards Steve Beam

the nearly final countdown \n spectator peeks at card, mates appear at same position in two halves \n ryan plunkett \n twin peeks \n ryan plunkett
2017
a new angle Ryan Plunkett

The Nearly Final Countdown

Spectator peeks at card, mates appear at same position in two halves

ram-ultaneous \n two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles \n ramón riobóo \n sam-ultaneous \n sam schwartz
2018
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 11 Ramón Riobóo

Ram-Ultaneous

two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles

routined arith-mate-ic \n packet cut off and counted, rest is cut into two piles, number counted down in both piles and mates show up, three phases
- set-up from tamariz stack \n denis behr \n arith-mate-ic \n alex elmsley \n mathe-mate-ics \n denis behr \n alex elmsley
2018
handcrafted card magic — volume 3 Denis Behr

Routined Arith-Mate-ic

packet cut off and counted, rest is cut into two piles, number counted down in both piles and mates show up, three phases

coincidencia banal \n total coincidence routine using one deck, three phases, bluff \n lorenz schär \n "ultimate coincidence" (pit hartling, little green lecture video) \n total coincidence \n juan tamariz
2019
cards against reality Lorenz Schär

Coincidencia Banal

Total Coincidence routine using one deck, three phases, bluff

Inspired by

"Ultimate Coincidence" (Pit Hartling, Little Green Lecture video)

synchronicity \n "an act of pure luck"
- first and second phase: spectator and performer each select a card from half the deck and find each other's cards, spectator via tantalizer
- third phase: cards at chosen position in both halves match, then whole deck is mated \n helder guimarães \n staggering power of thought \n edward marlo \n "the tantalizer" to stack \n denis behr
2019
secret language — volume 1 Helder Guimarães

Synchronicity

"An Act of Pure Luck"

First and Second Phase: spectator and performer each select a card from half the deck and find each other's cards, spectator via Tantalizer

Third Phase: cards at chosen position in both halves match, then whole deck is mated

gps \n out-of-hand selection procedure, advertising card appears at same position in one half as selection in other \n michael weber
2020
elixir Michael Weber

GPS

out-of-hand selection procedure, advertising card appears at same position in one half as selection in other

dual reality \n two piles, cards are dealt, two cards remembered and lost again, one is turned over and other is found at same position in second pile \n dani daortiz
2020
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 12 Dani DaOrtiz

Dual Reality

two piles, cards are dealt, two cards remembered and lost again, one is turned over and other is found at same position in second pile

diabolicool \n two freely selected cards end up at same positions in two piles \n steve beam \n the mathematical card trick \n dr. jacob daley \n sam-ultaneous \n sam schwartz
2020
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 12 Steve Beam

Diabolicool

two freely selected cards end up at same positions in two piles

too diabolicool \n cut card appears at same position as chosen card in second pile \n steve beam \n the mathematical card trick \n dr. jacob daley \n notes on too diabolicool \n steve beam
2020
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 12 Steve Beam

Too Diabolicool

cut card appears at same position as chosen card in second pile

notes on too diabolicool \n more ideas for too diabolicool
- cards are my business
- stop the show \n steve beam \n too diabolicool \n steve beam
2020
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 12 Steve Beam