95 entries in Cards / Sleights / Riffle Shuffle / Riffle on the table / False / Partial / Top Stock
  
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Unknown False Shuffles - Second Method top stock
Tricks with Cards 26
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Seventh Method riffle shuffle to keep top stock
More Magic 14
Unknown For One Card controlling top card or bottom and top card
New Era Card Tricks 46
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase System of Blind Riffles and Cuts - I. To Retain the Top Stock
Related toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 33
Unknown To Keep Certain Cards in View overhand and basic riffle shuffle methods for:
1. The bottom card
2. The top card
3a. A number of cards (jog shuffle)
3b. A number of cards (lift shuffle)
Greater Magic 165
Unknown Retaining Top Stock
Related to Expert Card Technique 71
Unknown Another False Shuffle riffle shuffle to preserve top card, basic
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 196
Unknown To Control "Top" and "Bottom" Cards by Riffle Shuffle
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 257
Unknown Cut, Riffle Shuffle and retain the Top Stock
Card Control 101
Arthur H. Buckley Retaining the Stock with crimp during shuffle
Card Control 102
Unknown Retaining a Card at the Top of the Deck
The Royal Road to Card Magic 30
Bill Simon The Top Stock Control
Effective Card Magic 178
Unknown False Riffle Shuffle retaining top stock
Classic Secrets of Magic 65
Edward Marlo N.B. for the Top Stock "No Breaks", using scratch edge marked key card
Riffle Shuffle Systems 53
Edward Marlo Top Block Control using block transfer strip-out
Riffle Shuffle Systems 38
Edward Marlo Top Block Shuffle and Straight Cut riffle and cut, top stock control
Riffle Shuffle Systems 45
Edward Marlo The Partial Strip Out to Keep the Top Stock
Riffle Shuffle Systems 50
Unknown Retaining the Top Stock up to twenty cards, shown by a gambler in Reno
Related to More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 49
Dad Stevens To bring cards to the top Steven's Control
Variations More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 55
Karl Fulves Setting Up The Move with block transfer
Related to Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 74
Frank Garcia, Joe Crist Top Stock False Shuffle
Super Subtle Card Miracles 87
Dr. Jacob Daley Top Stock Control
Super Subtle Card Miracles 168
Dai Vernon, Dad Stevens The Stevens Control detailed description
Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 101
Karl Fulves One Shuffle Ace Control using Stevens Control
Riffle Shuffle Technique - Part Two 105
Frederick Braue Fred Braue's Notes Stevens Control with Triumph Shuffle principle
  • Four Card Control
  • One-Card Control
Also published here Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 98
Frederick Braue A Letter to Southall Stevens Control with Triumph Shuffle principle, 1960-03-26
Also published here Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 99
Martin A. Nash The Throw-Off Shuffle top stock
Any Second Now 176
Unknown The Riffle Shuffle mention of top and bottom stock control
The Magic Book 30
Jeff Busby Top Stock Control Zarrow and crimp combo
Arcane (Issue 5) 54
Charlie Miller Shuffle Misdirection apparent mistake or clumsiness, top stock control or addition from knee (1939)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 26
Unknown Gamblers' Stock Control with bridge
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 4
Joseph K. Schmidt The "Un-False" Shuffle I - The Hand Off
II - The "Ladder-Job" (based on Jeff Busby)
Epoptica (Issue 7) 430
Unknown Four-Card Riffle Shuffle Control Stevens Control type
Also published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 4
Unknown Gus Southall top stock control, top stock shuffled into deck (letter to Southall, 1960-03-26)
Also published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 5
Unknown Face-Up Stock Stock Control top stock shuffled into deck
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 6
Unknown One-Card Riffle Shuffle Control Stevens Control type
Also published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 6
Unknown Poker Trick Aces riffle shuffled in deck yet controlled (top stock control), then stacked with two shuffles (perfectly alternating near top)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 3
Unknown Gamblers' Move top stock control with crimped deck (1937)
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 10
Bob King Controlled Surprise three shuffles and Aces are back on top
Magician Foolers 3
Harry Lorayne Imaginative Ace Controls two top stock controls with cutting sequences
Trend Setters 201
Bob King Supreme Control Aces shuffled into deck, back on top, top stock control with a crimp
Also published here More Magician Foolers 8
Unknown Four Card Control Stevens Control with Triumph Shuffle principle
Also published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 11
Frederick Braue One Card Control Stevens Control with Triumph Shuffle principle
Also published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 12
Frederick Braue Four Ace Location aces placed on top and shuffled in deck, actually two shuffled to bottom and then produced via friction toss
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 13
Unknown Gambler's False Riffle Shuffle with bridge
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 10
Unknown Gamblers' Riffle Control with bridge
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 10
Bob King Supreme Control Aces shuffled into deck, back on top, top stock control with a breather crimp
Also published here Card File 180
Unknown トップカード、ボトムカードを動かさない方法 (Method for retaining top/bottom card) With riffle shuffle
Larry Jennings's Card Technique 36
Bob King Supreme Control Aces shuffled into deck, back on top, top stock control with a crimp
Also published here The Breather 2 14
Frank Thompson Frank Thompson's Method top stock riffle control
  • Thompson Ace Cutting
Crooked Tales 94
Bob Irons Irons Control top stock
Roger's Thesaurus 75
Bob Irons Bottom Running-Cut placing a key card above the top stock during running cut, bottom strip
Roger's Thesaurus 104
Unknown Riffle Shuffle Stock Controls
  • Control of the Top Stock
  • Control of the Bottom Stock
  • Tip For Both Shuffles
Card College — Volume 1 109
Karl Fulves Retaining Top Stock two shuffles and straight cut, two procedures
Blocking Off 181
Harry Riser Erdnase Aces tabled one-at-a-time Ace production, using riffle shuffle work from Erdnase
Inspired byVariations The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 52
Martin A. Nash Controlling the Top Stock with a Riffle Shuffle
Card College — Volume 3 645
Dai Vernon The Block Transfer the top stock is maintained with a Triumph Shuffle, Stevens alternative
Card College - Volume 3 648
Dad Stevens Stevens Control
Low Down Dirty Tricks 11
Ellis Stanyon The "Riffle" Shuffle No. 8
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 280
David Malek Strip Out Shuffle With a Block Transfer also as a top stock control
Inspired by Rebel without a Pause 21
David Regal The World's First Card Trick top card after spectator's shuffle is predicted
Constant Fooling 1 7
Ron Bauer Table Riffle Shuffles
  • Easy Table Riffle Shuffle
  • Fundamentals of False Table Riffle Shuffling
  • Casino-Style Table Riffle Shuffle
Second Finger Top Deal 21
Bob King Variation of the Stevens' Control
The Wisdom of Solomon 192
Edward Marlo Marlo's Control Stevens Control alternative
Also published here The Wisdom of Solomon 192
Dai Vernon Top-Stock Control with Riffle Shuffle alternative for Stevens Control
Secret Agenda (Issue May 26) 157
Roberto Giobbi Top Stock Control
Related to
  • Top Slug Control in Steve Forte's Casino Protection
Secret Agenda (Issue Dec 20) 379
Jason England Riffle Shuffle Control with reverse breather crimp
Texas on a Saturday Night 2
Dad Stevens, Juan Villarejo El Control de Stevens on the Steven's Control
  • Realización del Control de Stevens
  • Colocación de una Carta Guia por Medio del Control de Stevens
Inspired by El Mago en la Mesa de Juego — Volumen I 36
Jack Carpenter Hustler's Stock Control Shuffle top and bottom stock simultaneously, jogged-slug stripping approach
Inspired by The Expert's Portfolio No. 2 40
Unknown Stevens Control brief
The Expert's Portfolio No. 2 40
Juan Villarejo Control Superior de los Ases two shuffles, with variation
El Mago en la Mesa de Juego — Volumen I 8
Johnny Thompson The Faux Papa Stevens Control aka "The Polish Dad Stevens", easier alternative
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 164
Shane Cobalt Riffle Shuffles
Related to The Acorn Notes 16
Steve Forte Double- and Triple-cuts (top or bottom slugs) strip cut, optionally followed by riffle shuffle
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 93
Steve Forte Forte's Favorites - strip-dump (top slug) procedure combination
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 112
Steve Forte Slug Control Exposés clean top stock control demos
  • riffle exposé
  • exposé #2
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 861
Steve Forte Three-part Positioning Strip (top slug) strip cut, optionally followed by riffle shuffle
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 94
Steve Forte Magicians' Pull-outs
  • fine squeeze and square-up
  • two-hand square-up (related to "Rough Hustlers' Push-through")
  • one-card 'block' transfer (Triumph Shuffle, with further applications by Forte)
Related to Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 151
Steve Forte Watch The Top Of The Deck three procedure outlines for clean top stock control demos
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 863
Steve Forte F-strip strip cut with laid jog, optionally followed by riffle shuffle
  • technical observations
    • first stripped packet
    • second stripped packet
    • remaining stripped packets
    • orientation of stripped packets
    • squaring options
    • tight stripping actions
    • split and riffle
    • stripping thin, splitting halves
    • carrying bottom slugs
    • automatic brief
    • f-strip with double cut
Related to Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 95
Steve Forte, Bob White partial Zarrow only top or bottom half of riffle unwoven, details for top slug
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 180
Steve Forte Riffling Down, Riffling Up top slug riffled down and brought back to top
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 102
Steve Forte riffle-brief jog held during riffle shuffle
Related to Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 337
Steve Forte Carrying Top Slugs only straight riffles and no additional cuts
  • splitting and switching sides
  • riffling off the thumbs
  • split-cover
  • one-hand protected-position
  • overprotecting slugs
  • tap fake (Frank Thompson)
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 59
Steve Forte I-strip (illogical) slug riffled down, followed by triple strip
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 104
Steve Forte Riffling Down Demo
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 846
Steve Forte Carrying Big Slugs
  • building slugs
  • split, immediate riffle, and push - top slugs (SIRP)
  • split, immediate riffle, and push - bottom slugs
Related to Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 65
Steve Forte Riffling Down Twice
  • single-card brief
  • multiple-card bevel-brief ("don't-let-go" principle)
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 105
Steve Forte No Aces on Top top stock control demo
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 846
Steve Forte delaying the strip top slug, riffle shuffle and cut combination, break held near bottom during shuffle
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 88
Ron Conley Conley Three-riffle Variation three consecutive riffles, always burying top slug, riffle shuffling with break
Related toVariations Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 107
Steve Forte Riffle-kill x-card riffled into Ace slug on top
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 855
Steve Forte Boxing the Deck cutting a quarter to the top and then splitting in center for riffle shuffle
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 91
Steve Forte Stevens Control discussion of its value (spoiler: none)
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 109
Steve Forte Top/Bottom Transfer Demo Aces shown on top, two riffle shuffles without further cuts and they are shown on bottom, then back to top
  • top to bottom - two riffles
  • bottom to top - two riffles (Frank Thompson inspired)
  • bottom to top - one riffle
  • face-up transfer
  • psychological transfer
Inspired by Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 857