5,035 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks
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Hocus Pocus Junior Conveyance of Cards and Dice mentioning card tricks and principles without details
  • divided cards
  • advantage dice by cutting off a strip
  • "nipping" (punch?), corner crimp, dots
The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 51
Unknown How to make a Card vanish, and finde it againe in a Nut duplicate card is split and printed side slit into nut beforehand, second nut filled with ink as joke when spectator opens it
Related to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 19
Henri Decremps Le Cygne ingénieux. swan in basin moves by its own, moves to letters to form chosen word, anagram method with words on cards (variation of Guyot's method)
Related to Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 262
Henri Decremps Forcing from a forcing deck, no specific method
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 299
Unknown Faire changer un roi de coeur en as de pique, et un as de pique en roi de coeur two cards are transposed under two hats, two double facers
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 170
Unknown To Pick out the Card,the Pack being placed in a Person's Pocket stripper or with palm
Modern Magic 62
Unknown A Card having been drawn and returned, and the Pack shuffled, to place on the Table six Rows of six Cards each, and to discover the chosen Card by a throw of the Dice
Modern Magic 116
Unknown To make Four Aces change to Four Kings, and Four Kings to Four Aces four double facers, using hat
Modern Magic 90
Unknown To Change a Card drawn haphazard to the Chosen Card long card or stripper
Modern Magic 63
Unknown Forcing Pack one way or three way
Modern Magic 23
Unknown To change a drawn Card into the Portraits of several of the Company succession
Modern Magic 115
Professor Hoffmann Making Double Facers
Modern Magic 90
Unknown The "Torn Card" card restored except corner, which then visibly reappears, different versions of the mechanical card explained
Modern Magic 139
Unknown A Card having been Chosen and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to Produce the Chosen Card instantly in various ways long card or stripper deck, see following tricks
Modern Magic 62
Unknown Three Cards Repeating Forcing Pack
Modern Magic 125
Unknown Biseauté or Tapering Cards
Modern Magic 60
Unknown To make Four Cards change from Eights to Twos, from Black to Red, etc. divided cards
Modern Magic 71
Unknown To Let all the Cards fall, save the One Chosen long card or stripper deck
Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Change Four Cards, drawn haphazard, and placed on the table, into Cards of the same Value as a Single Card subsequently chosen by one of the Spectators optional forcing pack
Modern Magic 102
Unknown Mechanical Changing Cards three different ones
Modern Magic 142
Charlier The Charlier System punch marked deck
Tricks with Cards 55
Unknown Marked Cards - To distinguish the Suit of each Card suit-only marking
Tricks with Cards 52
Unknown Opening a Sealed Pack
Tricks with Cards 124
Unknown Folding Card acrobatic type
Tricks with Cards 223
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell to produce coins, see also page 194 for other model
Tricks with Cards 193
Unknown To pick out a Chosen Card under a Handkerchief long card, stripper or ungaffed
Tricks with Cards 97
Charlier Artificial Spiritualism removed cards divined, pile cut off by spectator and number of cards as well as number of pips divined, stacked and punch marked
Tricks with Cards 63
Unknown To discover a Chosen Card by the Throw of a Pair of Dice forcing pack
Tricks with Cards 92
Unknown The Magic Mirror deck laid on mirror, name appears on mirror (breathing glass), mirror turned, only selection sticks to mirror
Tricks with Cards 179
Unknown Multiple Selection Routine five cards in five different ways
Tricks with Cards 206
Unknown Blindfold Location multiple cards by touch
Tricks with Cards 39
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Protean Pack three selections, "General Pack"
Tricks with Cards 140
Unknown The Diminishing and Dissolving Cards two versions
Tricks with Cards 148
Unknown Longs and Shorts long and short deck for locating cards with deck switch between selection and replacement
Tricks with Cards 38
Unknown The Four Queens changed to Kings queens under hat transpose with kings on deck, double facers
Tricks with Cards 142
Unknown On Splitting brief, see also footnote on page 143
Tricks with Cards 140
Unknown Black Backed Card
Tricks with Cards 152
Unknown Electric Deck with ribbon, only mentioned
Tricks with Cards 34
Unknown Iron Foil Card magnetic application
Tricks with Cards 181
Unknown The Mechanical "Torn Card" last corner visibly restores
Tricks with Cards 166
Unknown Biseauté or Tapering Cards red-black application
Tricks with Cards 39
Professor Hoffmann To Force Three Cards together three force cards repeat abcabcabc...
Tricks with Cards 15
Unknown Reversing the Selection stripper deck, two methods
Tricks with Cards 40
Unknown "Reading" the Cards multiple cards divined with wand, punch marked deck
Tricks with Cards 58
Unknown The Pocket-picking Trick selection extracted by feel from deck in spectator's pocket, stripper or long card or ungaffed
Tricks with Cards 45
Unknown Various Systems of Card-marking
Tricks with Cards 53
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell for handkerchief
Tricks with Cards 195
Unknown Tricks with Biseauté Cards - The Attractive Power of Gold three selections come to bottom of three piles, then to bottom of pack after shuffle, presented with coins, stripper deck
Related to Tricks with Cards 43
Unknown The Transforming Sevens divided cards
Tricks with Cards 137
Unknown "Cornered" Cards whole deck corner-shorted
Tricks with Cards 45
Unknown "Forcing" Packs one-way & three-way
Tricks with Cards 14
Unknown, Prof. M. Verbeck "Stop!" "Three Cards having been drawn by Three different Persons, to make them appear at such Numbers in the Pack as the Drawers or any other Person my select"
three-way or two-way forcing pack
Tricks with Cards 125
Unknown Changing Cards
  • flap card (with rubber)
  • moving pip section in picture cards (two versions)
Tricks with Cards 46
Unknown The "Walking Pip" Card
Tricks with Cards 47
Unknown Multi-Pip Card & Application two versions, with general card type routine with two spectators
Tricks with Cards 48
Prof. M. Verbeck Multi-Pip Card double faced multi-pip card, ending clean with blank card
Tricks with Cards 50
Charlier The Charlier System of Card-Marking punch marked deck
More Magic 66
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell
More Magic 232
Unknown To Spring the Cards from the One Hand to the Other (With mechanical pack.), electric deck
More Magic 19
Unknown All Red - All Black with electric deck
More Magic 20
Charlier Reading the Cards
More Magic 68
Professor Hoffmann To produce Three Cards at any Position in the Pack thought of by Another Person three cards appear consecutively at freely named number
More Magic 38
Unknown Mechanical Diminishing Cards described in addition to sleight-of-hand method
More Magic 64
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick - Another Method gaffed face, fake-index precursor
More Magic 54
Unknown To name the Bottom Card of each of Three Heaps of Cards performer divines bottom cards of three piles by making up mathematical rules with other drawn cards
More Magic 88
Unknown Card Naming when stack has been shuffled, punch deck
More Magic 81
Unknown To distinguis the Suit of any given Card by Weight cards with glazed back, marked with water marks
More Magic 50
Professor Hoffmann To Force three Cards together three cards repeat itself, spectator cuts anywhere
More Magic 13
Professor Hoffmann The Mysterious Pairs several spectators remove two cards each and place them face to face, performer receives one card and names the other, then the pairs come together again in the deck
More Magic 84
Unknown A Pack of Cards Transformed into a Handkerchief, and vice versa handkerchief and cards in leather case change places
More Magic 231
Unknown The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket
More Magic 124
Bland The Enchanted Hand-Mirror deck on hand-held mirror, mirror turned over, only selection sticks, magnetism
More Magic 128
Unknown Changing Cards multi-pip card
More Magic 55
Unknown "Walking Pip" Cards
More Magic 56
Unknown Die gehorsamen Karten two or three cards selected and lost, one by one they rise out of deck and float into other hand, solo version
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 7
Unknown Errare Humanum est, oder: Niemand kann zählen No. 13, chosen card appears at named number
Der Kartenkünstler 104
Unknown Grande clairvoyance mystèrieuse two decks, two chosen cards match, decks marked, one in new deck order, second method with Mexican Turnover, third method in which one card is secretly transferred to the other deck at the beginning
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 60
Unknown Die verschwundene und wiedergefundene Karte card is burned or vanishes, it reappears gradually as it is pulled out of the bottom of a hat, using a foldable card with black cloth back
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 169
Unknown Die ihr Plätze wechselnden Karten No. 45, two cards placed in two hats change places, two double facers
Der Kartenkünstler 54
Unknown Die Gedankenübertragung No. 8, name of chosen cards appears on previously empty slate which is wrapped in newspaper, rope held to forehead of two spectators as comedy prop, mirror writing in chalk on newspaper
Der Kartenkünstler 11
Unknown Marked Deck Method marking method for back by Wüst
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 3) 39
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Forcieren der Karten continuation of description, forcing deck as alternative
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 35
L'Homme Masqué, Carl Willmann Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel gaff set
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 12) 184
Unknown Das verschwindende Kartenspiel Eine Kartensoirée No. 9
deck vanishes from borrowed hat, long ribbon pours out instead, card triangles attached so they can be fanned, attached to pull
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 44
Unknown Die Karten in der Brusttasche No. 1, deck placed in breast pocket of spectator, selections from another deck inserted in pocketed deck, performer takes them out by touch, one deck slightly bigger
Der Kartenkünstler 3
Unknown Ein ganzes Kartenspiel in freier Hand verschwinden zu lassen No. 50, deck cut in half with pivot point on pull, fan looks like normal deck, thread into sleeve
Der Kartenkünstler 59
Unknown Die Anziehungskraft des Goldes No. 9, spectator places object on a card, it is the selection
Der Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Das Durchdringen der Stoffe No. 4, card in envelope put underneath top hat, card is pulled out of top hat visibly, envelope empty
Der Kartenkünstler 90
Unknown Durch einen Griff die schwarzen Karten von den roten zu trennen No. 31, deck shown shuffled, colors separated with one cutting action
Der Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Dasselbe Kunststück in anderer Ausführung No. 30, selection found by weighing each card
Der Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Grande clairvoyance mysterieuse No. 37, spectator choses card from one deck, then magician from another, they match, both decks marked
Related to Der Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown Gedankenübertragung - 1. Methode - 1. Experiment mit Karten medium on chair divines selected cards, marked and coded by performer in way he holds the card
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 3) 39
Unknown Das künstliche Abheben No. 48, performer cuts deck and announces in advance whether he cut to a number or picture card
Der Kartenkünstler 57
Unknown Die Eintracht der Damen card chosen, then three more cards chosen and the match, then assembly with four double facers
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 52
Unknown Die verwandelten Könige No. 40, four Kings change into four Queens
Der Kartenkünstler 48
Unknown Die sich in der Hand eines Zuschauers verwandelnde Karte card placed on spectator's hand changes, pips made from powder can be shaken/rubbed off, detailed explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 23
Unknown Changement mehrerer Münzen mit einem Kartenspiel No. 5, deck changes place with three coins, both covered with paper boxes, two deck shells
Der Kartenkünstler 92
Unknown Dasselbe Kunststück in anderer Ausführung No. 14, Nine of Diamonds changes into Ace of Diamonds, pips made from powder can be shaken/rubbed off
Related to Der Kartenkünstler 18
Unknown Die Springkarte No. 10, selection either rises slowly or jumps out of deck, rubber band attached to two cards
Der Kartenkünstler 14
Unknown Der Kunstschütze Eine Kartensoirée No. 3
card held by spectator is shot at, a hole appears in its middle
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 22
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card thought of and removed from new deck and noted on piece of paper, shuffled back and deck distributed on floor, stabbed with optionally borrowed sword
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 138
Unknown Der Kunstschütze No. 20, hole shot in Ace, gaff card with hole that can be pushed open
Der Kartenkünstler 24
Unknown Das Thaler-Kartenspiel "oder Die durch ein Kartenspiel spazierenden Thaler"
deck placed on glass and covered with handkerchief, coin penetrates through deck into glass or flies invisibly into glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 90
Unknown La carte du diable No. 47, top card shown, spectator removes it from deck, it changes, half card covers half the face card
Der Kartenkünstler 56
Unknown Eine Kartensoirée - 1. Die Kartendressur start of a multi-trick act, flourishes with an electric deck
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
Unknown Meine große Kartenvoltige Eine Kartensoirée No. 8
card fountain at stand, selection appears at the end, card is transformed into a card half its size
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 43
Unknown Der magische Degen No. 2, sword used to stab selection blindfolded, deck scattered on floor, deck switch for short deck when fetching sword
Der Kartenkünstler 4
Unknown Die springenden Karten cards jump or rise out of (gaffed) deck
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verkleinerungsspiel "Original-Ausführung von F. W. Conradi"
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 145
Unknown Die Blumenkarte "Mechanische Karten"
card changes into flower
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 117
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
Unknown Karten-Etui deck placed in a case vanishes or transforms into silk, etc.
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 201
Unknown Nennen mehrerer gezogener Karten cards chosen, then deck switched and cards returned, cards identified because they are twice in deck or because one deck is short
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown "Das Verwandlungsspiel" deck shown normal, than it changes into duplicates of one picture card, than another, then back to normal
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Der Königsschuss à la Buffalo-Bill performer shoots at card and it has a hole
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Cylinderhut three cards are burnt and fired with pistol against top hat where they reappear
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 166
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope index
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 225
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it
Also published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle, unsichtbare Uhrwerk half the deck cut out so the center cards can rise from deck
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 206
Unknown Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork rising card deck
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 216
Unknown Das schräg oder conisch beschnittene Spiel stripper deck, red black application, also all four suits
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 128
Unknown Resealing a Deck
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 230
Unknown The Cards that Cannot be Replaced cards that are replaced slide out again by themselves
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Dr. Arnfeld Die verschwindende Karte card vanishes from deck, spectator pushes card into clip in deck which is pulled out
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 181
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Reise durch den Cylinderhut card penetrates top hat
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 162
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler ending of article
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 103
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Karten-Changements two cards underneath separate hats or plates transpose, three methods:
I. duplicate
II. pseudo duplicate by covering a pip (Conradi-Horster)
III. double facers
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 45
Unknown Japans Blumenflor card to spring flower
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 149
Unknown Die Riesenkarte card triples in size
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 143
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler about naturally marked cards
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 93
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neuester Kartensteiger four selection, corner torn off one, first picture card rises and its picture moves on the card, second rises reversed and visible reverses, third card is blank card and visible prints itself, fourth card with missing corner, corner visibly restores
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 210
Unknown Die Chamäleon-Karten fan of four cards transforms multiple times, divided cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 135
Unknown Die Unzertrennlichen deck shown mixed and taken under a handkerchief, performer brings out all fours-of-a-kind one after the other, two methods (stacked stripper deck, deck switch)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 83
Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishes
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Magnetischer Kartenspiegel only selection adheres to mirror
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 188
Unknown Die mysteriöse Verbindung deck vanishes (via pull in sleeve) and is reproduced from spectator's pocket as a festoon with all cards tied to a string
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 152
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verkleinerungsspiel three methods, second one by Conradi
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 153
Unknown Der Kartensteiger in der Hand back card pushed up with two fingers, also with deck in which a hole is in the top half of the deck so the card rises from the center
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11) 165
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Eine Spielkarte verwandelt sich in eine Blancokarte card to blank card
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 164
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Das langbeschnittene Spiel narrow deck
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 127
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenwürfel playing card change to three-inch die
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 161
Unknown "Karte in der Flasche" bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding card
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 133
Unknown Das sich in Blumen verwandelnde Kartenspiel deck to spring flower bouquet
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 172
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster In fremder Hand verschwindende Karten cards disappear into tray
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 181
Max Berol Control via Strippers two decks, concave and convex, belly strippers, deck switched after selection, cards controlled, or for a later force, ...
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 133
Unknown Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 131
Unknown Die Doppelkarte
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
C. Wichmann Pia fraus selection and eleven cards shown, selection vanishes from packet
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 14
Hugo Kramer Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 55
Unknown Card to Spectator's Pocket Menetekel deck without short cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 78
Unknown Geteilte Karten a) diagonally divided cards
b) horizontally divided cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Die mechanische Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores, mechanical
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 140
Unknown Making Double Facers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 24
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die alte und neue Tintenkarte ink changes to clear water, a card is used to proof that it's ink
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Unknown Die gleichen Karten forcing decks, one-way up to four-way
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 126
Unknown Die Kartendressur
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 167
Unknown Das breitbeschnittene Spiel short deck
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 127
Unknown Dummy Card in Handkerchief faking presence of deck while it is switched
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Unknown Die wandernden Könige Kings placed underneath a hat or plate, four cards on the top of the deck transpose with the Kings, four double facers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 24
Unknown Das zweifach präparierte Kartenspiel deck with more than one preparation, marked and stripper for example
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 130
Unknown Ein Tuch verwandelt sich in ein Kartenspiel silk to deck of cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenmagneta two selections, deck in a glass, one selection rises out of deck and floats to other glass and in midair changes to second selection
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 213
Bartholomäus Gebert, Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Ein kleiner Fastnachtscherz oder das Auferstehen einer verbrannten Karte card removed, rest of deck put on glass and covered with handkerchief, card burnt and shot onto glass, card is now upright in glass, it is removed and shrinks and vanishes
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 69
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das mysteriöse Würfelchen selection in deck, deck dealt into six piles, spectator throws die which identifies the pile with the selection
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 231
Unknown Der pneumatische Kartensteiger rubber ball at end of houlette, when pressed the air pressure shoots out the selections
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 27
Unknown Karten- und Ei-Balance egg and upright card balanced on wand, card with needle inside
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown Die vierfache Verwandlungskarte "Mechanische Karten"
card taken from the deck and transformed three times
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 117
Unknown Die Haarkarte "Mechanische Karten"
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 71
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis descensus Averno reads impractical
Also published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 217
Unknown Kartenspiel und Würfel card chosen and lost, six piles made by performer, spectator throws die and the number indicates the pile with the selection
  • 1. Ausführung (six banks of the same six cards each, separated by wide cards)
  • 2. Ausführung (ungaffed)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 67
Unknown Vierfache Verwandlungskarte quartet gaff to change Queen to all four suits
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card stabbed on floor, control with short deck and deck switch
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Unknown Mysteriöse Transformation Nine of Diamonds changes to Ace of Diamonds in hand of spectator, eight of the pips consist of red powder that is shaken off
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 165
Unknown Französische Verwandlungskarte three fives change into aces, kind of wide-spread divided cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 136
Unknown Einfacher Kartensteiger deck shell
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 129
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope index
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 99
Unknown Die Karte in der Flasche bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding card
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 142
Unknown Mundus vult decipi card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cards
Also published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 77
Unknown One-Way Deck short comment
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 11
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 100
Unknown Die Eckkarten "Mechanische Karten"
corner torn off, shot back and it visibly restores, mechanical
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 165
Carl Braun Diminishing Cards
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 148
Unknown Marked Wüstsches Deck
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 84
Unknown Die Macht des Goldes spectator places coin on card, it's the selection, two methods
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Eine Point-Drei-Karte verwandelt sich in ein Ass multi-pip principle
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Unknown Point-Vier verwandelt sich in Point-Sechs multi-pip principle
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principle
Also published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
Unknown Einfache Bilder-Klappkarte
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die neue vierfache Verwandlungskarte card changes three times
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 141
Unknown Die Bilderschiebekarte "Carreau-Dame verwandelt der Künstler in Pique-Dame"
with sliding section inside card
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 144
Unknown Das sich viermal verwandelnde Ass card changes into all four aces with sliding mechanism inside card
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Die Haarkarte
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Pique-Drei verwandelt sich in Pique-Ass Three changes to Ace with sliding mechanism inside card
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Pique-Zwei verwandelt sich in Coeur-Zwei Two of Spades changes to Two of Hearts with sliding mechanism inside card
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Coeur-Ass verwandelt sich in Pique-Ass Ace of Hearts changes into Ace of Spades with sliding mechanism inside card
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 148
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Coeur-Zehn verwandelt sich in Pique-Zehn Ten of Hearts changes into Ten of Spades with ten small flaps
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 148
Unknown Neueste Verwandlungskarte card changed into other card that is ungaffed since a cover slide is palmed off
Related toVariations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 150
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die neue dreifache Verwandlungskarte card changes two times, ends with unprepared card since a cover slide is palmed off
Inspired byRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster, Soltau Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
new method to mark the backs of the Wüst backs
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 161
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Applications for Edge-Marked Deck also "Magisches Kartenspiel"
locating named card in squared deck and bringing it to top or bottom, identifying removed card
Inspired by Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 16
Unknown Das blitzschnelle Kartenchangement card under the hand of spectator transposes with card in hand which visibly changes
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 8) 117
Unknown Das Kartensortieren performer sorts the shuffled into number and court cards without looking at the faces, using the principle that picture cards have more ink on them that (in those days) clings to the card underneath, impromptu rough-smooth
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 65
Unknown A Hypnotic Experiment cards adhere to each other and cling together, cards with thread preparation
New Era Card Tricks 186
Unknown Resealing a Card Case
New Era Card Tricks 91
Unknown The Queen of the Air card rises from pack and floats to glass goblet on other side of stage, transforms in midair
Related to New Era Card Tricks 69
Unknown The Envelope Card envelope changes into card
New Era Card Tricks 258
Unknown Second Method hole in half the pack
Related to New Era Card Tricks 204
Unknown The Changing and Diminishing Card card changes, shrinks, then disappears
New Era Card Tricks 229
Unknown Undoing Riffle Shuffle with Stripper
New Era Card Tricks 55
Unknown The Diminishing Cards gaffed, four methods
New Era Card Tricks 270
Unknown The New Ink Card ink changes to water, card dipped into "ink" proves that it's ink
New Era Card Tricks 256
Unknown The Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears
Related to New Era Card Tricks 239
Unknown The Reunited Card card cut into four pieces, restores itself when thrown in air
New Era Card Tricks 263
Unknown The Card and Rose card transforms into flower
New Era Card Tricks 234
Unknown Der Zauberspiegel card placed on mirror and covered with handkerchief vanishes and reappears in deck, card with mirror back
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Unknown The Turning Card card rising out of deck visibly turns over
Related to New Era Card Tricks 262
Unknown Die aus dem Spiel verschwindenden Karten thought-of cards vanish, double facer deck with odd cards on one side and even on the other side
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
Unknown The Improved Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears, can be examined
Related to New Era Card Tricks 241
Unknown The Latest Diminishing Card gaffed
New Era Card Tricks 226
Unknown The Cards, Coins and Glass deck placed on glass, coins penetrate deck and fall into glass, three methods (impromptu, gaffed cards, gaffed table
Related to New Era Card Tricks 125
Unknown Grand Card Maneuvre jacks on top and kings on bottom of deck, queens under plate, queens vanish and appear on top of deck, jacks and kings under second plate, then queens back under first plate
Related to New Era Card Tricks 160
Unknown Newspaper-Covered Cards back covered with newspaper to hide them on a newspaper
New Era Card Tricks 80
Unknown The Eclipsed Pack of Cards fan of cards thrown in air vanishes
New Era Card Tricks 269
Eduard W. Lufa Zur Markierung der Karten marking method, marks for suit and value closer together for quicker reading
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 37
J. Smetana Die neue Haarkarte from a Nine into a Ten
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 104
Unknown The Vanishing Of Thought Cards twenty-six double facers
New Era Card Tricks 143
Unknown The Bottle Card folding card
Related to New Era Card Tricks 247
Unknown A Comedy of Errors rising cards with cards turning over and transforming during rise, acrobatic gimmicks that can be palmed off
Related to New Era Card Tricks 211
Unknown Das Verwandlungs-Kartenspiel transformation deck with divided duplicates on one side and normal faces on the other side à la Hofzinser, can be shown normal, then all-alike for one selection then another and then normal again
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 84
Unknown Marvelous Coincidence two selections from two decks match, double facer deck
Related toAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 158
August Roterberg Prepared and Mechanical Cards
New Era Card Tricks 219
Unknown The Floral Card card transforms into flower
Related to New Era Card Tricks 236
Hugo Schrader Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
fully edge-marked deck
Related toVariations Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 10) 145
Unknown The Changing and Enlarging Card
Related to New Era Card Tricks 230
Unknown Grande Clairvoyance Mysterieuse two cards chosen from two decks match, three methods
Related to New Era Card Tricks 167
Unknown Das präparierte Kartenspiel "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
making a stripper deck, applications: finding selections, Aces or separating reds and blacks
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Unknown The Lantern of Diogenes card appears in glass lantern, using an acrobatic folding card in lid
Related to New Era Card Tricks 73
Unknown The Conjurer As Marksman performer shoots in center of Ace of Hearts held by spectator, "Bullet Card"
Related to New Era Card Tricks 249
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principle
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 74
Unknown The Penetrative Card card visibly pushed through top hat, gaffed
Related to New Era Card Tricks 238
Unknown The Lightning Change double facer
New Era Card Tricks 148
Unknown Ne Plus Ultra - First Method pile of cards removed, noted and placed on pack, after some dealing procedure, the performer divines the cards in face-down layout, also alternative with marked deck or stripper, "quadrating" (p. 50)
Also published here New Era Card Tricks 48
Unknown The Coin Card removable pocket
New Era Card Tricks 267
Unknown The Diminishing Card gaffed
Related to New Era Card Tricks 225
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Point-Vier verwandelt sich in Point-Sechs free gaff card comes with issue
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 64
Unknown Third Method two moving pip cards
New Era Card Tricks 213
Unknown The Changing Card queen of hearts to clubs and vice versa, sliding part
Related to New Era Card Tricks 220
Unknown The Unique Changing Card Queen to Jack of different suit
New Era Card Tricks 223
Unknown The New Quadruple Changing Card
Related to New Era Card Tricks 233
Unknown The Flap Card
Related to New Era Card Tricks 243
Unknown The Nonpareil Changing Card examinable after change
Related to New Era Card Tricks 244
Unknown The New Nonpareil Card examinable
Related to New Era Card Tricks 246
Unknown Moving Pip Card
Related to New Era Card Tricks 251
Unknown A Mysterious Transformation Ace with other pips put with vermillion onto it, changes into Ace
Related to New Era Card Tricks 254
Unknown The Vanishing Pips nine changes into five, then three, then ace, then blank on both sides, Multi Pip Card
New Era Card Tricks 260
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks (glued or sewn in a way that they can be slightly spread and riffled)
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11) 166
Hugo Schrader Das Erraten dreier gedachter Karten three people are shown two cards each, they should remember one of them, they's found, two divided picture cards and a Seven/Eight of Clubs
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 124
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ein Hofzinser'sches Kartenkunststück card changes into four selected cards one by one
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 106
Unknown Die neue Haarkarte
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 149
Unknown Das magische Kartenspiel fully edge-marked deck, divining missing card or reversed card
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 87
Unknown Newspaper Cards backs of cards covered with newspaper
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 66
H. F. C. Suhr Forcing Deck obtaining a forcing deck by asking a card company for a deck of discards of one value
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 72
Unknown Mundus vult decipi No. 18, card in hand transposes with card on table, one double facer
Der Amateurzauberer 102
Unknown Die Geisterschrift in Verbindung mit "Hypnose à la Hansen" No. 5, card chosen and pushed into book, name of chosen card and page numbers appear on previously empty slates, book with same page numbers on every double page
Der Amateurzauberer 120
Arthur Toskana Vae victis! "(Wehe dem Besiegten)"
Kings placed in envelope, Jacks placed under four newspaper pieces, then Jacks are in envelope and Aces under newspaper, Kings found elsewhere
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 3) 37
Josef Löffler Der orientalische Zauberspiegel handheld mirror with black surface instead of mirror, image of card appears and vanishes on black surface
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8) 117
Unknown Simple Wild Card Switch double facer and normal card turned over, switch by removing one card with face towards audience, thus other card must be the other one
Der Amateurzauberer 103
Unknown Ein guter Schuß No. 6, deck placed on glass, covered with handkerchief, selection placed in pistol and shot onto glass, vanishes from pistol and is now upright in glass
Der Amateurzauberer 70
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde No. 13, deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks
Also published here Der Amateurzauberer 88
Unknown Die Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler No. 1, deck in glass held by spectator, three selected cards rise one by one, clockwork in fake deck
Der Amateurzauberer 60
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Auflösung einer Spielkarte card under silk is put on glass tray and vanishes, transparent celluloid card
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 181
Unknown Die verschwundene Karte und das dreifache Couvert No. 15, free selection vanishes from deck under handkerchief cover, reappears in nest of envelopes, envelope index in coat pockets
Related to Der Amateurzauberer 94
Unknown Flash Paper Card
Der Amateurzauberer 72
Eduard W. Lufa Die geteilte Karte on divided cards, making them, using gaffed cards
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 132
Eduard W. Lufa Die Generalkarte card changed into four selections one by one
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 179
Unknown Die Karte als Orden No. 17, card placed on tablet, covered with glass dome and handkerchief, card suddenly appears on performer's chest and is no long on tablet, secret layer on bottom of glass dome
Der Amateurzauberer 99
Eduard W. Lufa Halt! three cards selected, card dealt into hat one by one, each spectator says stop during the deal and the performer is holding the spectator's selection at that moment, second deck cut into four piles, one pile selected and all its cards predicted in envelope, then first deck changes into one-way force deck of each of the three selections one by one
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 147
Eduard W. Lufa "Ihnen fliegen alle Herzen zu!" eight cards noted down and wrapped in handkerchief, eight Heart cards, the packets transpose, packed of divided cards (connected with a thread for security so it is not fanned to widely)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 164
Unknown Fin de Siècle No. 12, card chosen, deck cut in as many packets as the spectator wishes, selection appears at named number in a chosen packet
Der Amateurzauberer 86
Unknown Der elektrische Kartenspiegel No. 10, mirror hangs on stage, deck thrown on it and selection clings to it, drops on command, electro magnet, alternative handling with battery on back and mirror in hand
Der Amateurzauberer 80
Unknown Selbstverbrennung einer Karte und ihre Wiederherstellung No. 16, card placed on stand, burns on command, reappears in bottle that is broken to get it out, flap folding card in bottle
Der Amateurzauberer 97
Unknown Stripper Vanish selection shuffled back by spectator, deck covered with handkerchief, handkerchief pulled away and reversed stripper card secretly stripped out and removed with handkerchief
Also published here Der Amateurzauberer 96
Unknown Forcing from Three-Way Deck having card selected from top, center and bottom, or cutting deck into three piles instead
Der Amateurzauberer 60
Unknown Das non plus ultra-Kunststück part two of translation, with marked and stripper deck variants
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6) 83
Unknown Die wandernden vier Buben No. 11, four indifferent cards under hat, four Jacks on table in a row, three cards on each Jack, they vanish and are now under hat, four double facers
Der Amateurzauberer 84
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Allvermögen der Frauen "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste IV."
four cards chosen, Queens removed, they change into selections one by one on table, they change back to Queens
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 67
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Könige "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste V."
card thought of, three cards chosen from a chosen packet, another card quickly taken out of pocketed deck by spectator, assembly, three double facers
Related toAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 84
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das wunderbare Kartenspiel "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste III."
entire deck changes into duplicates of three selections one after the other
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 50
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Mariage "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste II."
King and Queen of Hearts put together in deck, they appear at top and bottom and are tabled, then appear back on top and bottom and tabled cards are indifferent, Jack of Clubs added to King and Queen, monte type routine with those three cards, they all change into Jacks of Clubs, Kings and Queen produced from deck again
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 35
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ueberall und Nirgends explanation part
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 115
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Denken und Vergessen "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste I."
with three divided cards
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 2) 20
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Gefühl "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste VII."
shuffled deck pocketed, named card removed, deck removed and another card chosen, transposes with first card while one is in a silk, sixteen double facers
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 130
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ueberall und Nirgends "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste VI."
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 7) 99
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Aus dem papierenen Königreich card is balanced on hat, deck is divided into two glasses and card floats from glas to glas, two cards are placed under two plates and the cards change places, selection is placed inside a book and performer shows envelope with miniature duplicate with correct page number and part of the text on that page written on it
1. Die Karten-Balance
2. Die Karte als Königin der Luft (with assistant)
3. Die Kartenwanderung
4. Eine magische Hypnose
Moderne Magie 80
Carl Willmann Der pneumatische Kartensteiger houlette on stick, spectator blows into stick and selection rises one by one, deck with hollowed out section
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11) 162
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVI. Trifolium 1. Das verwandelte Kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. Das plötzlich erscheinende Seidentuch (silk appears)
4. Seidentüchlein auf Reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. Die magischen Knoten (knotted silks unknot)
Moderne Magie 164
Adolf Brückmann Die Verwandlungskarten Nine change into Aces, wide-spread gaffs
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 3
S. W. Erdnase Hold Outs information and opinion
Related to The Expert at the Card Table 14
S. W. Erdnase Prepared Cards information and opinion
Related to The Expert at the Card Table 15
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIV. Telepathie 1. Die Geisterschrift (slates, multiple versions, total of chosen number appears)
2. Die Fernschrift (message appears on paper sealed in envelope, remote writing)
3. Die Rosenverwandlung (rose changes from red to white, red writing appears on paper)
4. Das spiritistische Kartenspiel (deck appears under box and vanishes again, hollow card deck imitation)
Moderne Magie 146
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVIII. Prädestination (Vorherbestimmung)
1. Die Karten (prediction of chosen pile, cards can be divined, Koran type)
2. Die Blumen (name of chosen flower appears on paper in sealed envelope, half forcing deck)
Moderne Magie 174
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XX. Ein anderes Bild 1. Das magnetische Kartenspiel (cards cling to hand)
2. Bibifax (hole cut into hat, hat is then fully restored)
3. Sympathie (card penetrates hat visibly)
4. Ein Meisterschuss (cards are torn and loaded into gun, they appear restored inside hat)
5. Die verschwindenden Karten (cards vanish under silk)
Moderne Magie 186
Charles Bertram The Diminishing Cards gaffed set
The Modern Conjurer 92
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork in deck for rising card
Related toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8) 116
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit mechanischen Karten three cards chosen, Kings comes out and takes a bow (animation gaff), Queen sinks back down and comes up again (weight in card), third card is missing a corner which reappears visibly, fourth card rises reversed and visibly turns over
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 98
Carl Willmann Die Königin der Luft I. card rises sideways out of deck that is held in one hand and floats across to other hand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 164
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger in der Hand gaffed block with knob on back that can be pulled down with a finger so a card is pushed out
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5) 67
Carl Willmann Mephisto's Kartenspiel deck put on top of wine glass, wine comes out of deck and fills glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8) 115