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

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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)
2015
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.

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