157 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff / Gambling Stack
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Eduard W. Lufa Die berühmte Partie Piquet eines Blinden rules of the game piquet, playing it blind à la Comus & de Grisy-Torrini, flexible stack that allows decisions by spectator
Related to Aug. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 116
Jack Merlin Exhibition Poker Feat five full houses, then straight from selected cut pile
Variations 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 19
Tom Sellers The U Win Card Trick winning in Nap, Brag, Pontoon
1931 Magical Pleasantries 21
Frank Travers Gambler at Large! stack for demo with several games (Poker, Blackjack, Bridge)
Related to 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 257
Dai Vernon Poker Demonstration
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
William H. McCaffrey Unique Bridge and Poker Deal shuffled deck, card called out as memory demonstration (stacking), then bridge and poker deal demo
1938 Greater Magic 298
Frank Travers big deal? "Rapid Set-up" & "Expert Deal", two special full deck stacks for Stud Poker, Draw Poker, Black Jack, Bridge, Rhummy
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 142) 799
Eddie Joseph The Sensational Poker Demonstration two phase routine, overhand shuffle stack of Aces, then all players can draw
1941 How Gamblers Win 11
Dai Vernon Vernon's Automatic Gambler same set-up dealt over and over for two players
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1941/49 Select Secrets 19
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Poker Deal No. 68, Poker hands dealt from deck shuffled face up/down, final poker hand transformation (drunk man presentation)
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 124
Eddie Joseph The Magician and the Bridge Fiend deck shuffled face-up/face-down several time with slop shuffles, sorted behind back by performer, then bridge deal of one suit
Related to 1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 17
Eddie Joseph Topping in Poker Too! follow-up poker deal from any prepared stack
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 20
Toni Koynini Gambler's Delight half deck stacked, dealing several poker hands for different combination of players, good bridge hand
1951 Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker +
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 283) 1130
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Routine half deck set-up, see also p. 63
Inspired byAlso published here 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 45
Rufus Steele The Gambler's Rehearsal elaborated routine with full deck set up
Related to 1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 90
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker Poser stud deal
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 3
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-up
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 223
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Strictly Straight performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, Gilbreath precursor
Inspired by
  • Lin Searles's "The Straight Gambler"
Related to
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 3
Tom Ransom Suicide Build progressive poker deal, from five to two hands
Related toVariations 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poko-Combo stack that allows combination for ten card poker deal, strictly straight and straight cheating
Related to 1959 The Cardiste (Issue 12) 2
Lin Searles The Cross Shuffle Slow-Motion Deal thirds of deck shuffled according to spectator's wishes, yet predicted Full House received in seven-handed game, faro
Related to 1959 Slow Motion Poker Deals 1
Dai Vernon Vernon Poker Demonstration
1962 Early Vernon 26
Roy Walton Draw Poker Plus 25-card deck can be dealt in as many piles as often as spectators want, yet performer receives royal flush
Related to
  • correction on p. 86
Variations
Feb. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 79
Peter Alexis Scarlock's Card phoned person knows dealt poker hands
Inspired byAlso published here Oct. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 214
Karl Fulves According to Hoyle stud poker, after each card is dealt, the performer's face up card are exchanged with one of the other player's, performer still wins
Related toVariationsAlso published here Nov. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 1) 218
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal ten card set-up
Related toVariations Winter 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 219
Bruce Cervon Perpetual Motion Poker fifty cards, progressive poker deal, royal flush at the end
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 3
Martin A. Nash A Gambler Sits Down faros and second dealing, several phases, ends with royal flush
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 14
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal set-up, table faros
Related to 1969 Epilogue (Issue 5) 33
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale, see also p. 340 & 342
Inspired byRelated to
  • "The Psychological Loser" (Daniel Dobson, Tokyo Trickery by Takinshi Nemoto, Magic Inc.)
Also published here
Mar. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 325
Dai Vernon, Stewart Judah Automatic Poker same set-up dealt over and over for two players, from Daley Notebooks
Dec. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 2) 473
Paul Swinford Royal Flush Mini-Stack fifteen-card packet shuffled via reverse-faros and cutting, then Royal Flush dealt
Related to 1971 Lecture Notes 3
Earl Keyser 22-Card Poker Deal after any number of faro shuffles, the dealer always wins, stack
1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 151
Roy Walton Informer four quarters on table with an unknown indicator card in front of each, spectator cuts off a pile of each quarter, the indicator cards predict how many cards have been cut off of each pile, in second phase two poker hands are constructed from two piles
Dec. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 2) 575
Peter Alexis Scarlock's Card phoned person knows dealt poker hands
Also published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 13
Allan Slaight Top Twenty Poker, Gin, Blackjack combination
July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 637
Simon Aronson Super Stoned Poker Deal multiple phases
Related to 1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 101
Edward Marlo Marlo's Faro Variation Pokerhand called for, but using faro
Inspired by 1976 The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 24
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 164
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal same set-up dealt over and over for two players
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 173
Karl Fulves According to Hoyle stud poker, after each card is dealt, the performer's face up card are exchanged with one of the other player's, performer still wins
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 173
Robert J. Nedbalski Ned's Ultimate Poker Stack spectator can choose between different types of poker and how many players are dealt (two to five), then he deals himself, the performer wins, thirty-five card stack
1978 Ned's Ultimate Poker Stack 1
Karl Fulves, Roy Walton Primitive Poker packet of twenty-five cards is dealt out in piles according to a rolled dice multiple times, then cards are dealt and everybody has a good hand
Inspired by 1979 Faro Possibilities 31
Ken Beale Drop Out Stud Poker Stacks set-ups for stud poker:
  • For Three Hands
  • For Four Hands
  • For Five Hands
  • For Six Hands
1980 Arcane (Issue 1) 6
Father Cyprian Knockout Poker spectator shuffles and gives half the cards to performer, both construct strong poker hand, performer wins
1981 Octet 54
Walt Lees Crazy, Mixed-Up Poker with two deals
Inspired by 1981 More Professional Card Tricks 30
Allan Slaight Continued combined with Stud Poker and Lie-Speller
Inspired by May 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 633
Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Rufus Steele The Murdock Stack in multiple deals, progressively better hands are dealt, see credit correction in issue 2, p. 3, see also The Cardiste
Related to 1984 West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1 No. 1) 25
Frederick Braue Three A.M. Poker Deal progressive poker deal stack that is easy to remember, credit information
1984 Arcane (Issue 12) 161
T. Nelson Downs Whiz Bang Poker No. 71, stack for any number of hands from two to six players
1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 106
Michael F. Zens, Karl Fulves Any Hand Called For No. 72, double-deal stacking
Related to 1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 106
Stephen Minch Blind Poker No. 5, two poker hands dealt, performer divines card in one hand and help him play, performer genuinely blindfolded
1984 Eyeless in Gaza 15
Juan Tamariz Exhibición de Juegos Españoles multi-phase gambling routine with Spanish playing cards, deck of forty cards
1984 Magia Potagia — Volume III 26
T. Nelson Downs TND Poker Deal stack in which two to six players can be chosen, good hands and performer wins
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 15
Charlie Miller Poker Deal dealing cards out so that the order is retained when they are gathered up again (1941)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 29
David Britland The Last Game multiphase routine
Inspired byAlso published here 1986 The New Talon (Vol. 1 No. 2) 20
Karl Fulves Accelerated Draw No. 4, two Blackjack hands from last trick put on deck, two hands dealt, Full House for spectator and Royal Flush for performer
1987 Secret Session — Part Two 57
Philip T. Goldstein Knowker performer divines high card in poker hand, then full hand
1989 Fifth 8
Simon Aronson Paragon Poker Gardner-Marlo poker deal, three phases, with variations
Inspired by 1990 The Aronson Approach 17
Gene Castillon Boozy Poker Revisited
Related to 1990 Cardfixes 62
Ron Ferris Sweetheart Stack spectator can change cards
Inspired by
  • Nick Trost's "Challenge Poker Deal"
1991 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 39) 716
Philip T. Goldstein Playing Cards cards in poker hand divined, "Centrifugal Poker"
1991 Thavant 4
Karl Fulves Auto Gambler spectator gets four-of-a-kind after weird matching selection procedure, self-working
1991 28 Card Tricks 20
Karl Fulves Autopilot
Inspired by 1991 28 Card Tricks 21
James Swain, Michael Skinner Dream Poker magician deals himself winning poker hand from spectator shuffled deck. Uses partial stack
1992 Don't Blink 19
James Swain The Big Stack dealt poker hand of four aces transforms into royal flush. All other hands are shown as royal flushes as kicker
1992 Don't Blink 23
Karl Fulves Don't Ask repeat poker deal for two players, spectator wins and loses in final round
1992 Deceptive Practices 5
Ernest Earick A Little Bit Patter presentation for restacking the deck when a player leaves
Related toAlso published here 1993 By Forces Unseen 199
Bob King Zen Poker Plus Zens stack
Inspired by 1993 The Breather 2 17
Karl Fulves Draw Test sixteen-card poker, four players get four cards each
Variations 1993 Rigmarole (Issue 2) 16
Peter Duffie Straight Shuffle Variation twenty-card packet, spectator cuts and removes five cards from top or bottom as he pleases, repeated two more times, all have royal flushes
Inspired by 1993 Profile (Issue 14) 7
Ernest Earick A Little Bit Patter presentation for restacking the deck when a player leaves
Also published here 1993 Profile (Issue 15) 10
Al Thatcher Super-Duper Poker Deal Zens stack
Variations 1993 Card File 67
Peter Duffie Fair Game
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Card Selection 25
Guy Hollingworth Reset Routine ends in New Pack Order
Also published here 1994 Roger's Thesaurus 154
Karl Fulves, Walter B. Gibson Progressive Poker No. 41, multiple deal-outs with various hands
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 80
Ian Baxter The Automatic Gambler is Back new set-up for Vernon's Repeat Poker Deal
Inspired by Apr. 1996 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 4) 2639
Harry Riser Semiautomatic Gambler four-phase routine with small set-up that is dealt repeatedly
Inspired byVariations 1996 The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 62
Harry Riser The Poker Lesson twelve-card set-up
  • The First Lesson: overhand stack
  • The Second Lesson: talking about holding out, several good hands dealt
  • The Third Lesson: Royal flush controlled to top
Related to 1996 The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 86
Peter Duffie Draw Poker Gilbreath principle in the form that cards are taken from two piles to make up poker hands, two spectators do this and get straight flushes
Related to
  • Gilbreath poker trick by Roy Walton in Opus
1996 Untold 9
Peter Duffie Blakjak some cards exchanged, yet perfect blackjack hands show up
1996 Method in Effect 19
Peter Duffie The Second Hand Gambler two hands dealt, one is Royal Flush, then any type of hand named and dealt with the same ten cards
Inspired by 1996 Method in Effect 18
Nick Trost Double Poker Hand Prediction Comes from Bill Miesel's notes, performed in 1968
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 124
Nick Trost, Al Thatcher, Michael F. Zens Zens-Gilbreath Poker Deal Any poker hand called for
Inspired byRelated to 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 232
Nick Trost, Stewart Judah Eighteen-Card Poker Uses concept of a morphing Jonah card that changes every phase (presentation by Stewart Judah)
Related to
  • "Psych-Out" (Bruce Bernstein, 1985)
  • "The Cincinnati Kid Poker Game" (Tony Binarelli, Gary Ouellet's The Magic of Tony Binarelli, 1991)
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 111
Peter Duffie The Fourmost Card reversed in packet of twenty-five cards, packet is "mixed" and dealt into five poker hands - hand with reversed card contains four of a kind, other hands are mixed
Inspired byRelated to 1997 Effortless Card Magic 67
Doug Edwards Poker Deal Extraordinaire You get winning hand multiple times, keep getting better and better
Inspired by 1997 Doug Edwards Packs a Wallop! 117
Jack Avis Auto Deck performer deals himself Aces, then spectators remember one card in their hand, performer shuffles and deals again, everyone has a Straight Flush and performer the memorized cards, extra Aces and duplicates
Also published here
  • marketed in 1953
1998 Vis à Vis 56
Guy Hollingworth A Gambling Routine also known as "Reset", ends in New Pack Order, for an idea see also p. 28 of Behr reference
Related toAlso published here 1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 181
Ellis Stanyon To Deal Yourself All the Trumps No. 10, stack
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 88
Ellis Stanyon An Improved Whist Trick No. 11, all trumps dealt
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 88
Rell M. Woodward Poker Stack
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 102
Nick Trost High Card Poker Deal Spectator shuffles deck, deal, you win. Uses Gilbreath principle.
Also published here 1999 Cunning Card Miracles 60
Don Alan, Eddie Fields Blackjacked! humorous Blackjack routine, spectator wears glasses to see marked cards, ends with a Blackjack formed by a Fourteen and a Seven
2000 In a Class by Himself — The Legacy of Don Alan 181
Karl Fulves According to Hoyle No. 13, five-card stud poker dealt, after every dealt card the spectator can switch face-up cards of performer with someone else's, he still wins
Also published here 2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 28
R. Paul Wilson D-Generate Gamblers three phases, uses double deal
Inspired by 2001 Omerta 4
Christoph Borer Die Intuition des Spielers
Also published here 2002 Anam Cara auf Zirkeltour 2002 19
Steve Beam Gambler's School prediction of poker hand
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 175
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Pokerevelation card chosen, spectator deals five four-card hands, selection found and hands shown to be quartets from Tens to Aces
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 92
Karl Fulves Playing Best Hand
Inspired by 2004 When Psychics Play Poker 5
Karl Fulves When Psychics Play Poker psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two Aces and moves around some cards and wins
Also published here 2004 When Psychics Play Poker 61
Karl Fulves When Psychics Play Poker psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two Aces and moves around some cards and wins
Related toAlso published here 2004 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 386
Harry Riser The Bottom Dealer Folds Ten through King of Spades lost, four hands dealt, some good hands with Royal Flush for performer, faros
Also published here
  • MUM, Oct. 2002
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 169
Harry Riser Ace Controlled to the Nines card control with Ace of Spades shown, then two good hands dealt - Nines and Royal flush, faro
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 130
Jack Avis Poker Demonstration re-deal stack
Inspired by
  • Daley Notebooks, No. 89
2006 Rara Avis 119
David Solomon Marlo/Gardner/Britland Poker Deal
  • Phase One: Dealing Four of a Kind from Different Parts of the Deck
  • Phase Two: The Double Duke
  • Phase Three: The Britland Switch of Hands
Inspired byAlso published here 2007 Solomon's Notes 12
Stewart James Pokericulum Poker routine, spectators are allowed to switch hands with you before you deal the final card to everyone, but you still win
Also published here
  • Marketed by SJ, 1948
2007 The Essential Stewart James 93
Stewart James So-Fair Poker Deal Multi phase poker deal, you always get a winning hand despite spectator getting to choose which card is dealt to you
Also published here
  • Marketed by SJ, 1948
2007 The Essential Stewart James 96
Jason England, Steve Forte Another Shuffle Stack seven-handed game, pseudo stack
Inspired by
  • "One Shuffle Stack" (Steve Forte, Genii March 2006)
Related to
2009 Jammin' With the Fellas 9
David Solomon, Jeff Siegfried Jamesway Poker reverse faro mixing, good hands are the result, two phases
Inspired by
  • "The Jamesway Poker Deal" (Stewart James, Linking Ring, Feb. 1948)
Also published here
2009 Solomon's Notes 17
Woody Aragon Psychic Poker after shuffle four poker hands are divined, one predicted, full deck stack, gilbreath
Related to 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 65
Jim Steinmeyer Deal Three spectator "mixes" ten card packet
Inspired by 2010 Subsequent Impuzzibilities 25
Jim Steinmeyer Enigmatic Poker spectator "mixes" fifteen card packet face-up/face-down, dealflipdropcut
Related to 2010 Subsequent Impuzzibilities 26
Michael Skinner The Hay-Dai Stack mental speller, leads to Vernon Poker Demonstration
Inspired by
  • Henry Hay's "The Mental Selection Speller" in "The Amateur Magician's Handbook", p. 120.
Related to
2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 243
Jason England, Allan Ackerman, Steve Mayhew The World's Greatest Card Cheat "Topsy Turvey Poker" is played, spectator riffle shuffles, his straight flush is completed with previously openly sleeved card
Inspired by 2012 The Cardjurer 109
Joseph Barry A Memory at the Card Table card chosen, deck apparently memorized, blackjack and poker hands apparently riffle stacked, rest recited and last card is selected one
Also published here 2014 Reverie 24
Joseph Barry A Memory at the Card Table card chosen, deck apparently memorized, blackjack and poker hands apparently riffle stacked, rest recited and last card is selected one
Also published here 2014 Fifty 10
Daniel Madison The Poker Lesson Storytelling stack that explains the rules and different hands of poker
2014 Placebo 7
Tomas Blomberg Swedish Parity Poker five cards with rules on them, a card game is played according to them, sum of one's hand decides on who wins
2014 Blomberg Laboratories 309
Joseph Barry Dream Poker draw poker, performer gets royal flush, spectator can shuffle and cut
Also published here 2014 Fifty 2
David (Foote) Drake Getting Into The Ten Card Poker Deal starting with full deck
2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 24
Allan Slaight Build Down poker routine that ends with necessary ten cards
Also published here 2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 25
Ernest Earick Double Damned
Also published here 2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 123
Jonas Ljung Kismet Poker five poker hands dealt, performer wins and hand is predicted
Also published here
  • "Kismet Poker" (Genii Vol. 74, No. 9, Sept. 2011)
2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 239
David Britland The Last Game
Inspired byVariations
  • "Exchange Poker" & "Exchange Poker - My Original Version" (Nick Trost, Subtle Card Creations Vol. 2, 2009)
Also published here
2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 245
So Sato Poker Demon-Stration winning hand is dealt after spectator shuffles, Mass Destruction Stacking
2016 The Secrets of So Sato 120
So Sato Poker Demon-Stration Plus Mass Destruction Stacking
Phase 1: Middle Deal Demonstration
Phase 2: Stacking Demonstration (Re-Deal principle)
2016 The Secrets of So Sato 123
John Hostler Rogue Heart Triskadequadra Application #2
spectator selects card that completes a poker hand, duplicates
2016 Magnum Opossum 65
Colm Mulcahy Flushed with Embarrassment Triskadequadra Application #4
seven poker hands dealt, five people pass their best card to a beginner and worst card to the spectator, beginner ends up with four Aces and a King, performer with straight flush
Also published here
  • Mathematical Card Magic, 2013
2016 Magnum Opossum 71
Jack Carpenter, Steve Ehlers The Legend of Silas Greene two poker hands dealt, three of a kind and Kings, former hand changes to Aces, then perfect bridge deal, rhyming patter
Inspired by 2017 The Expert's Portfolio No. 2 75
John Cottle, Ben Joffe Ice Cold Decks six gambling stacks for Texas Hold'em that can be cut, yet the dealer wins, for two, three, four or eight players
Variations 2017 Operandi (Issue 3) 10
Johnny Thompson The Gambler's Ballad gambling demonstration with Matching the Card finale, magician vs. gambler theme, rhyming patter
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 27
Denis Behr Extended Gambling Demonstration multi-phase routine, named four-of-a-kind is riffle-culled, then riffle-stacked, then a bridge deal into new deck order
Inspired by 2018 Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 19
Jason Ladanye High-Card Hustle multi-phase cutting the high card, set-up reachable via faros from new deck order, faros
2018 Game Changer 263
Jason Ladanye The Art of War spectator and performer each turn over cards, higher card wins, spectator loses throughout whole deck, faros
2018 Game Changer 325
David Solomon Revised Gilbreath Poker Straight Flush finale
2018 Solomon's Secrets 52
Derrick Chung Ice Cold Decks - Part 2 Hold'em stack to win with two to six players
Inspired by 2018 Operandi (Issue 4) 16
David Solomon Marlo/Gardner/Britland Poker Deal
  • Phase One: Dealing Four-of-a-Kind from Different Parts of the Deck
  • Phase Two: The Double Duke
  • Phase Three: The Britland Switch of Hands
Also published here 2018 Solomon's Secrets 48
David Solomon, Jeff Siegfried Jamesway Poker reverse faro mixing, good hands are the result, two phases
Also published here 2018 Solomon's Secrets 55
David Solomon, Tomas Blomberg Gilbreath Ten-Card Poker Deal doing the Ten Card Poker Deal after a riffle shuffle
2018 Solomon's Secrets 58
Ramón Riobóo Unbeatable
2018 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 11 145
Matt Baker Gilbreath Poker Both spectator and magician deal five hands of poker from their cards, each deal a good hand to an imaginary player, leaving the best hand for themselves
Inspired byRelated to 2019 The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 195
Helder Guimarães Inside "The Tell Room" "Clues for the Advantage Player"
  • First Phase: five cards chosen by five spectators, they shuffle their card each in a four-card packet, all twenty-five cards mixed and dealt out in five poker hands, selections found
  • Second Phase: poker deal of five good hands that include the selections
2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 300
Tom Gagnon Vernon-Gagnon Poker Demonstration adding a color-changing deck phase during ribbon-spreading the deck face-down as fake cooler deck switch
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 4
Dai Vernon, Bob Farmer Vernon Repeat Poker Deal ten card set-up
  • Adding The Voodoo (marked and starts with honest shuffle)
  • Adding The Hoodoo: Shanghai Ten Card Poker
Inspired by 2019 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier Addendum 28
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
Steve Forte high-low stack alternating high-low stack, full or partial
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 893
Steve Forte, Salverio Piacente Sal's Cull/Stack position of Aces in face-up spread noted, then apparently stacked for seven players
Related to 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 922
Steve Forte High Cards - Low Cards four-handed game dealt after honest riffle shuffle by spectator, all low cards to target, all high cards to dealer
Related to 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 933
Steve Forte Blackjack Challenge Deal dealer must draw to twenty-one, stack
  • 1st phase - 7 cards - XXX5655
  • 2nd phase - 8 cards - X9X2XXXX (before the draw)
  • 3rd phase - 7 cards - 6A9X383 (switch dealer's hole-card)
  • 4th phase - 7 cards - 89XXAAA (shuffle first four cards)
  • 5th phase - 12 cards - X9X758332722 (1-3 hands)
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1025
Lee Asher The Touch
  • Phase One - Cutting For High Card
  • Phase Two - Blackjack
  • Phase Three - Poker - Five Card Draw
May 2020 Elixir (Vol. 3 No. 1 Part 2 (Spring #2)) 229
Steve Reynolds On Marlo's Gambling Routine with stack, faro
  • Phase One: Poker, Rummy, Pinochle
  • Phase Two: Blackjack
  • Phase Three: Sucker Hand
  • Phase Four: The Bridge Deal
Inspired by 2020 Output (Issue 6) 1
Steve Forte Overhand Shuffle Cooler Stack Aces stacked, other players get good hands as well
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 917
Steve Forte Slug, Transfer, Ace Stack, Cooler Ace control, followed by deal of good hands for everyone
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 919
Steve Forte No Punch Kings and Queens Kings and Queens face-up distributed in deck, five-handed deal, four Aces kicker in another deal
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 931
Steve Forte Gilbreath and the Perfect Bridge Deal punch type deal with full suit and one honest shuffle before the deal, faro
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 935