54 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Penetration / Elevator / Packet
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Edward Marlo Challenge to You from Edward Marlo! description of three routines, no explanation
1. The Separating Aces
2. The New Elevator
3. Real Gone Aces
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 334) 144
J. Stewart Smith Ascending Treys elevator with three cards on top of traveling cards
1955 One More Thought on Cards 5
Edward Marlo The New Elevator four methods
Variations 1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 163
Roy Walton Below Zero visual small packet elevator
Inspired by
  • Bob Ostin's "Submarine Card"
Variations
1971 Cardboard Charades 44
Dai Vernon, Bruce Cervon Devil's Elevator apparent second, third, fourth deals with small packet
Inspired by
  • "The Devil's Elevator" (Necromancer #9)
Related toVariations
1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 143
Brother John Hamman Double Surprise Elevator Ace through Four of Spades in row on table, rise to top of packet, change to Hearts and the Spades cards are in three pockets and on chair of performer
Summer 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio) 532
Dr. Richard Cook Cook's Elevator Aces eight card packet
1974 Card Cavalcade II 190
Walt Lees, Edward Marlo, Derek Dingle, Frank Garcia The Perpetual Elevator Routine ten minute act
1.) The First Elevator (based on "Penetration")
2.) The Cold Elevator
3.) Triumph Plus (see also "Super Subtle Shuffle")
4.) The Small Packet All Backs (based on a Derek Dingle Routine)
5.) Finale (Elevator again with card in pocket finish)
Inspired byRelated to 1975 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 3) 174
David Bornstein Progressive Elevator
Inspired by 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #4) 918
Wilbur T. Kattner This Elevator Stops at Every Floor odd-backed card travels up in packet one by one
1977 Innovative Magic No. 1 3
Roger Smith Repeating Elevator #1 with Ace through Five
1978 The Ultimate Card Book No. 4 7
Roger Smith Repeating Elevator #2 with Ace through Five, handling variation
1978 The Ultimate Card Book No. 4 8
Philip T. Goldstein Odd Passengers two red cards penetrate four black cards twice
1979 Goldstein's Gallery 8
Philip T. Goldstein Cycle Elevator packet elevator with color changing back kicker
1979 Cycle! 5
David Solomon One Thru Four Elevator eight card packet version
Inspired byVariations 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 9
David Solomon Mr. Clean Ace to 5 and joker, joker travels down card by card in this packet, then order reverses
1982 Sessions 103
Unknown Heavy Diamonds effect description from Davenport's catalog, Four of Diamonds travels down one by one in small packet
1983 Bob Ostin's New Submarine Card 6
Bob Ostin The Nautilus Card "New Submarine Card", odd-backed card placed perpendicular in three-card packet rises up and down
Inspired by
  • "The Submarine Card" (Bob Ostin, marketed by Ken Brooke)
Variations
1983 Bob Ostin's New Submarine Card 21
Karl Fulves Sub Chase different handling, adding second submarine card
Inspired by 1983 Bob Ostin's New Submarine Card 26
Philip T. Goldstein Chromavator elevator packet version, color-changing back kicker
Also published here 1983 MajorMinor 8
Philip T. Goldstein Chromated combining preceding Chromavator and Chromatwist
VariationsAlso published here 1983 MajorMinor 10
Philip T. Goldstein Chromatose combining preceding Chromavator and Chromatwist
Also published here 1983 MajorMinor 11
Louis Falanga Elevation 8200 elevator with packet
Inspired by 1985 Lake Tahoe Card Magic 35
William P. Miesel Filling the Elevator small packet with two quartets
1985 Arcane (Issue 13) 176
David Britland Waltz Time "A 'packet elevator' with visions of grandeur"
ends with full deck phase
Inspired by 1985 Equinox 7
Michael Skinner Satan Deals Again false deal demo with small packet
Inspired byVariations 1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 311
Ben Harris The Return of the Alien combo of odd-backed elevator, universal card, three-card vanish, color changing backs
Inspired by 1985 Midnight Special 7
David Britland Diadem jazz aces and Elevator combination, with eight cards
1986 The New Talon (Vol. 1 No. 2) 35
Karl Fulves Escalate
1988 Interlocutor (Issue 48) 200
Philip T. Goldstein Spiralvator elevator with small packet
Also published here
  • "Spiralvator" in "Genii" August, 1980. P. 150.
1990 Focus 101
Philip T. Goldstein Chromavator elevator packet version, color-changing back kicker
Also published here 1990 Focus 108
Philip T. Goldstein Chromated combining preceding Chromavator and Chromatwist
Also published here 1990 Focus 111
Philip T. Goldstein Chromatose combining preceding Chromavator and Chromatwist
Also published here 1990 Focus 112
Jon Racherbaumer Cabbages & Kings Aces removed, change to Kings one by one, back to Aces and Kings from pocket, then packet elevator, then Open Travellers
Inspired by 1991 Cabbages & Kings 1
Gene Maze "Going Up!" four jacks, three cards dealt on each, they travel upwards to different positions in their packets
1994 Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 171
Philip T. Goldstein The New Elevator Variation
Inspired by 1996 Facsimile (Issue 4) 34
David Lindgreen Joker Power two cards selected and lost (pseudo duplicates), Elevator with two Jokers and Ace to Three of Spades, Jokers change to selections, two methods
Inspired by
  • Peter Duffie effect (Hellraiser?)
1997 The Fine Print (Issue 5) 114
David Solomon A, 2, 3, 4 Through Kings Ace through Four penetrate Kings packet
Inspired by 1997 Solomon's Mind 38
Peter Duffie Aces in the Fast Lane Elevator effect with four Aces, rise through different number of cards in each pile, then end with assembling in one packet
1997 Effortless Card Magic 62
Peter Duffie Hellraiser II elevator effect with Ace to Four of Hearts and two Jokers
Inspired by
  • Hellraiser (Peter Duffie, Obsession)
Variations
1997 Effortless Card Magic 163
Max Maven Just a Little Off the Top, Please - Bonus Effect with location of second selection
Inspired by 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 158
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Just a Little Off the Top, Please elevator with progressively fewer cards, final card changes into selection
Related toVariations 2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 40
Wesley James Below Zero Minus One "beta", visual small packet elevator, history information
Inspired by 2004 Enchantments 49
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Helium Aces with Royal Flush transformation kicker
2004 Diamonds from Coal 38
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Upper Class Weddings packet elevator meets marriage
2004 Diamonds from Coal 110
David Solomon Gold From Straw Elevator Royal Flush kicker
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here
  • MAGIC, Sept. 2004
2007 The Wisdom of Solomon 27
David Solomon Purely A, 2, 3, 4 Thru The Kings Ace through Four penetrate Kings packet
Inspired by 2007 The Wisdom of Solomon 39
Nick Trost Jacks are Wild with an Elevator Finish small packet transformation with poker patter, elevator finish
Inspired by 2008 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 3
Nick Trost The Ambitious Jacks Jacks and indifferent cards are alternated on top of the deck, Jacks come to top, repeat, then small packet handling
2009 Subtle Card Creations — Volume 2 471
William Goodwin Duplex Elevator effect using only four cards.
Inspired byRelated to 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 9 33
Harapan Ong, Michał Kociołek Michalevator with seven cards, transposition climax
Related to
  • "Low Riser" (Cameron Francis, Let's Get Small, 2012 ebook)
2018 Principia 45
Michael Powers Hell Raiser III elevator effect with Ace to Four of Hearts and two Kings, transformation into Aces as climax
  • Blank Card Ending by Al Stratyner
Inspired by 2019 Tesseract 31
Helder Guimarães Midas's Touch "The Perception of Luck"
  • First Phase: small packet dealing demonstration with Ace through Five of Spades
  • Second Phase: those five cards are shown in random order, then suddenly sequential order
  • Third Phase: named poker hand is produced from a shuffled deck
Inspired by 2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 406
Harapan Ong Travellator four Aces, three cards put on each, one by one the the Aces travel to top of their packets, last Ace travels to card case
2020 Magic for BLM 179