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Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick cards coming out in order via down-under-deal, thirteen-card and 32-card version
1889 Tricks with Cards 72
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick thirteen-card packet comes out in order via down-under deal
1890 More Magic 31
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick with a Complete Pack apparently mixed deck comes out in order via down-under deal
1890 More Magic 42
Unknown Die künstliche Reihenfolge deck dealt out with down-under deal in new deck order as climax to card performance, for 32 or 52 cards
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 108
Mr. Blak Das Ordnen der Karten deck shown mixed, down-under deal performed to sort deck in new deck order
Variations Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 133
Wilhelm Schiele Zum Ordnen der Karten deck shown mixed, down-under deal performed to sort deck in new deck order, method to achieve set-up
Inspired by Apr. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 52
Stewart Judah The Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedure, see page 172 for correction
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 92
Victor Farelli Loo Lung or The Chinese Coin Magician locates two cards by a lot of dealing and equivoque to eliminate piles, with a bit of gambling theme (Euchre and Loo Lung)
1936 Lend Me Your Pack 44
Stewart Judah Spectator's Choice Tantalizer deal with thirty-two cards, two selections by both spectator and performer, spectator choses which one remain after dealing procedure
Related toAlso published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 176
R. M. Jamison Elimination two card found via multiple dealing procedure, "Thirty Card Elimination", reprinted from Sphinx, May 1935
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 334
Unknown The 52 Card Trick thought-of card ends up at named number up to thirteen, matrix dealing elimination process
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 182
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance
Related toAlso published here 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 387
Al Cohn Combination dealing trick
Inspired by 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 91) 568
Herb Runge A Thought Ahead Tantalizer
Related to 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 618
Dr. William T. Palchinas Card Determined card selected via down-under-deal procedure is divined by performer, general rule
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 139) 788
Eddie Joseph The Elimination Trick tantalizer type elimination in which the spectator has to eliminate the pile each time without his thought-of card, so no real effect, "The above should be worked rapidly and no time given to them to think."
Related to 1942 Greater Card Tricks 21
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Heaps as Rusduck, spectator finds his own card, a lot of dealing, Tantalizer
Variations 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 397
John Hamilton Heaps again spectator finds his own card, with just eight cards, sort of Tantalizer
Inspired byVariations 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 562
Unknown The Tantalizer twenty-second position and packet dealing
Related toVariations 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 112
Unknown A Surprising Card Deal Down Under Deal on eight cards, result in a row of cards alternating face card and spot card
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 11
Unknown All In Order Down Under Deal on thirteen cards, get Ace to King in order
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 18
John Hamilton The Australian Deal two cards are found twice by means of the down under deal
Variations 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 227) 907
Jack Yeager Your Card! deck is always dealt into two piles, spectator has to guess if his card is in the pile, three cards at the end and spectator locates his card, description unclear
Related toAlso published here
  • Jack Yeager's "Second Portfolio of Tricks"
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 5
John Hamilton Re V Eyes D
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 264) 1057
Alex Elmsley Melbourne position and card at that position are thought of, card turns up with down-under-deal
Related toAlso published here 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 283) 1131
John Scarne Card Climax at a named number, with down under deal
1956 The Best in Magic 118
John Scarne Phone Miracle spectator finds card performer was thinking of, over the phone
1956 The Best in Magic 118
John Scarne Best Prediction on a business card, with down under deal
1956 The Best in Magic 119
Dai Vernon "One Under and One Down" any one of ten cards is last one in down-under deal
Variations 1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 186
Charles Hudson Major-Minor Do-As-I-Do one deck, spectator choses amount of cards he and performer get, down under deal until one card, mates
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 10
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Jack Avis Suit Force with down-under-deal
1959 Card Tricks 313
Dr. Stanley Jaks Ein reizender Kartenscherz card is found with down-under deal
1961 Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 123
John Shirley It's a Dinger! (Fort Lamy Style) down under deal with packet, cards placed on table are in order and last card is selection
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962)
Harry Blackstone, Harry Louine Blackstone's 10-Card Trick spectator finds his own card in ten-card packet
Also published here Dec. 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 11
Bill Simon, Harry Lorayne Deal & Duck eight cards removed below the table by performer and spectator, packet used to find aces via deal & duck
Related to 1967 Deck-Sterity 149
Roy Walton Down & Under from a packet a spectator choses two cards, they are mates
1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 1
Roy Walton You Name It I'll Change It
Related to 1969 The Devil's Playthings 44
John Hamilton Hidden Symmetry producing thirteen cards in order with down-under deal, shuffle sequence to get into the required order
Inspired by
  • "Try It Yourself" (52 Amazing Card Tricks, Rufus Steele)
Apr. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 6) 333
John Hamilton 3 by 3 three cards in packet divined, no-touch
Aug. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 352
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named Tantalizer
Related toVariations 1970 Magic Mafia Effects 36
John Hamilton Down & Out Tantalizer type routine with cut-off packet, card predicted and one of same value is on top of discard pile, see also p. 373
Inspired byRelated to Aug. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 354
Robert E. Neale More Lies thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computer
Related toVariations Winter 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio) 384
Karl Fulves Oracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted
Related toVariationsAlso published here Nov. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 1) 374
Paul Swinford The Australian Calculator CCCC
1971 More Faro Fantasy 61
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) The Australian Sixes two spectators find their cards
Related to 1971 Reputation-Makers 164
Jerry K. Hartman Down & Deal "Two Tricks" No. 2
three or more spectators select cards and receive packets, they all do down-under-deals simultaneously and end up with selections
Apr. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 414
Karl Fulves Another Oracle spectator cuts off some cards, anti-faro procedure until one card remains, it's odd backed
Inspired byRelated to 1971 The Book of Numbers 10
George Blake Oracle Jr. "Oracle" as location instead of prediction, packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros
Inspired by Mar. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5) 412
Roy Walton, Bob Veeser Oracull sixteen-card packet, mate found, see p. 424 for correction
Inspired by Apr. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 415
Lin Searles Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted and four Aces on top of discard piles, see also p. 486 for comment by Charles Hudson
Inspired byRelated toVariations July 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 430
Gene Finnell Mathematical Twins spectator cuts to a card and places it aside, then cuts another packet off and mate is found with Milk Build procedure and down-under deal, see also p. 508
Related toVariations Feb. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 483
Unknown Downer down-under location from twenty card packet, only odd-colored card in one half
June 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 528
L. Vosburgh Lyons Last Chance Tantalizer
Also published here 1972 The Living End 138
Karl Fulves Shuttle Shuffle mathematical shuffle that transposes two cards, down-under thing with ten cards
Related to 1973 Notes From Underground 47
Alex Elmsley Melbourne position and card at that position are thought of, card turns up with down-under-deal
Also published here Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 607
Ken Beale Poker down under deal packet trick with poker theme
  • Canberra Poker
  • New South Wales
Related to
  • "Gravatt's Four Ace Trick" (Glenn Gravatt, Genii, Feb. 1958)
  • "Australian Poker" (Tom Ransom, Ibidem #14)
  • Aces To Win (Karl Fulves, 1971)
Sep. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 11) 655
Karl Fulves Some Deal - Double Coincidence from twelve-card packet spectator choses two cards which are mated
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 686
Karl Fulves Fourcast from twelve-card packet spectator choses two cards which are mated and form a four-of-a-kind
Also published here Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 686
Jerry K. Hartman Psychic Backstop Out for psychological stop trick, using down-under deal
Related to 1973 Means & Ends 39
Jerry K. Hartman, Joseph K. Schmidt Thinking Spell Spell to two selections, down under deal
Inspired by
  • "The Magic Spell" (Dai Vernon, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Oct 1946, p. 281)
1973 Means & Ends 63
Gene Finnell Down/Under Deal mathematical discussion
  • Down/Under or D/U
  • Under/Down or U/D
1. Position of Significant Card
2. Table of Positions of Significant Card
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 52
Gene Finnell Coincidence packet cut, top card put aside, down/under deal with rest, a match
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 53
Gene Finnell Exchange wrong card tabled, down/under deal of packets ends with same wrong card and on table is correct one
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 54
Gene Finnell The Down/Under Exchange Surprise selection placed aside, packet cut and down/under deal performed until four cards remain, top of those is selection and previously tabled card matches other three cards
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 55
Gene Finnell Twins 32-card packet cut, top card put aside, down/under deal with rest, a match
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 56
Gene Finnell D/U Counter packet cut off, down/under deal with rest, remaining card has value as number of cut-off cards
Variations 1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 57
Roy Walton The Magical Eliminator spectator selects red card, but performer goes on to find it among six black cards, sucker
Variations 1973 Card Script 5
Edward G. Brown The Card Chosen by Elimination
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 190
Roy Walton The Magic Lesson "Two Down-Under Routines"
four selections from fifteen-card packet made and found with down-under deal
Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 699
Karl Fulves Teaching the Future "Two Down-Under Routines"
spectator ends up with only card with an X on its back
Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 699
Sam Schwartz Down & Under (Done Over) card chosen by cutting off cards, removing some of those into pocket, remembering card at position in rest, down-under deal location
Mar. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 718
Bill Taylor 7-16 down-under deal, spectator's and performer's remaining cards predicted, game presentation
Inspired byAlso published here Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 723
Dave Ossip Royal Marriages matching with the four Queens and Kings, down-under deal
Inspired by July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 751
North Bigbee ESPell Mental using Jumbo ESP cards, in envelopes, spelling and down-under deal
Inspired by
  • Paul Siegel's "Colorspell" in "Mentalism a la Mode"
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 114) 569
Roy Walton Kangaroo position and card at that position are thought of, card turns up with down-under-deal, non-faro method
Inspired by 1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 232
Roy Walton Witchcraft value found by down-under-deal, two methods
1975 Some Late Extra Card Tricks 5
Roy Walton Now and Then selection is found and number revealed, down-under-deal
1975 Some Late Extra Card Tricks 8
Stewart Judah Elimination Discovery Some weird dealing trick to locate two cards mixed into six piles of five cards
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 218
George Sands Lucky 13 prime principle force, small packet counted to named number until only one card remains
Related toVariationsAlso published here Aug. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1035
George Sands Prime Time all clubs in packet, counting procedure, King always remains
Inspired by Aug. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1039
Unknown The Lazy Magician No. 4, favorite of Blackstone, card and its position thought-of in ten-card packet, down-under-deal after some procedure
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 8
Unknown Three on a Match No. 33, three spectators select a card with down-under-deal from the same small packet, all have the same and it's the only red card
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 52
Karl Fulves Fourcast from twelve-card packet spectator choses two cards which are mated and form a four-of-a-kind
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 68
Bill Taylor The Game of 7-16 down-under deal, spectator's and performer's remaining cards predicted, game presentation
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 69
Karl Fulves Oracle spectator cuts of packet, reverse faro down to one, remaining card predicted
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 130
Jerry K. Hartman Underforce Forcing a card using Under-Down deal from small packet of cards
1978 Loose Ends 1
Jerry K. Hartman To Spell the Truth Lie speller, inspired by Martin Gardner
1978 Loose Ends 41
Al Mann Test Conditions book is destroyed, down-under-deal with pages of a book
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 210) 1049
Roger Smith Countdown #1 Ace to Five are given down-under-deal and shown in order, then order reverses
Inspired by 1978 The Ultimate Card Book No. 4 5
George Sands Prime Choice - E.S.P. six pieces of paper, prediction on one, ESP symbols or something else on the other pieces, then Lucky 13 prime force
Inspired by 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 4) 1101
George Sands Prime Choice "Two Tricks"
packet of thirteen cards, selection is the last one face-down after counting procedure
Inspired byAlso published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 8) 1137
Gerald Kosky Computer Discovery card remains after multiple anti-faros
Related to 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 612
Unknown Digit Discovery No. 13, with repeat, Ace through Ten set-up
1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 18
Howard A. Adams ESPell three times word ESP is spelled, to find ESP cards, elimination spelling
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 1 - ten brand new esp card miracles) 12
Howard A. Adams ESP Oil Water with cards face up and face down
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 6
Howard A. Adams Thinkard from five ESP cards two are selected, unknown word is spelled by spectator to shuffle, both cards are found
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 2 - ten MORE brand new esp card miracles) 7
Howard A. Adams Spell A Design spectator spells name of selected ESP card to find mate, elimination spelling
1979 OICUFESP (Issue 1 - ten brand new esp card miracles) 15
Philip T. Goldstein Immoracle packet cut-off, anti-faro procedure to arrive at Royal Flush, overhand shuffle set-up sequence
Inspired byRelated to 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 18) 1240
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves, Lin Searles Justin Time single card location with reverse-faro procedure
1979 That Certain Something... 7
Jeff Busby The Insane Australian packet hidden, card at same position noted in rest
1980 Curioser 26
Jeff Busby Klondike & Down/Under Formula see Notes
Related to 1980 Curioser 27
Jeff Busby No Commercial Potential Klondike Shuffle and Down/Under Deal
Inspired by
  • "Isaac's Law" (Karl Fulves, Magic and Spells Quarterly)
Related to
1980 Curioser 28
Bob Hummer Hummer's Great Discovery card is remembered from a packet by thinking of a number, found with down-under-deal, back of performer is turned
  • Method Using 9's System
  • Method Using Any Number
1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 29
Harry Lorayne Take Five five cards touched and outjogged, down-under-deal, remaining card matches prediction
VariationsAlso published here 1980 Lecture Notes 9
Howard A. Adams Onesee six ESP cards are placed on the table and another one inserted face-up in the pile, after down under deal, card with same symbol remains
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 1
Howard A. Adams Twosee seven ESP cards are placed on the table and another one inserted face-up in the pile with prediction on the back, after down under deal, card with symbol matching the prediction remains
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 3
Howard A. Adams Pairsee two spectator get a pile of ESP cards and down-under deal, two remaining cards match, with variation
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 4
Howard A. Adams Two Two Two based on Pairsee, medium in other room gets rest of ESP cards and finds two selections
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 5
Howard A. Adams Predicsee prediction of two chosen ESP cards, Twosee with two predictions
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 6
Howard A. Adams Major Minor prediction of two chosen ESP cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 8
Howard A. Adams Symba Wonda five spectators select five ESP cards, each hand ends up having one of every symbol, first published in 1970
Related to 1980 OICUFESP (Issue 3 - FURTHER brand new esp card miracles) 16
Howard A. Adams Australian ESP multiphase routine with ESP deck, matching cards using several down-under-deals
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 1
Howard A. Adams Fail Your signed ESP card if located using ESP three letter cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 7
Howard A. Adams Suits Me using a suit, finding selection after special procedure
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 8
Howard A. Adams COUrTdown using a suit, finding selection after special procedure, similar to Suits Me with detective theme
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 9
Howard A. Adams COUrTdown EsP COUrTdown with a deck of ESP cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 10
Howard A. Adams Key Gang keys in envelopes, down-under-deal done with 8 spectators on stage
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 5 - the SON of esp card & mental miracles) 14
Howard A. Adams Objects two ESP symbols chosen by a spectator match two symbol cards selected by other spectator, cards in a row and using personal objects to select cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 6 - the GHOST of esp card & mental miracles) 6
Howard A. Adams More Objects variation of Objects, matching selected cards
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 6 - the GHOST of esp card & mental miracles) 7
Howard A. Adams No Objects dealing ESP cards into two rows of five cards, spectator selects some by placing a card on the spreads, prediction
1980 OICUFESP (Issue 6 - the GHOST of esp card & mental miracles) 9
Philip T. Goldstein Tarot Deca spectator finds his own selected card, Major Arcana
1981 The Talon (Issue 7) 99
Howard A. Adams Predisc prediction of chosen record and chosen album cover
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 7 - Matheight Miracles) 12
Howard A. Adams Australian Cidentaquin One No. 6
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 4
Howard A. Adams Australian Cidentaquin Two No. 7, with three selections
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 5
Howard A. Adams Cidentaquin Plus One No. 12, four symbols match 4 selections
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 8
Howard A. Adams Cidentaquin Plus Two No. 13
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 9
Howard A. Adams Cidentaquin Plus Six No. 17
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 11
Howard A. Adams Cidentaquin Plus Seven No. 18
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 12
Howard A. Adams Cidentaquin Plus Eight No. 19
1981 OICUFESP (Issue 8 - 21 Cidentaquin Variations) 12
Terry LaGerould "Cigarette Cards" down under deal with packets
Aug. 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 669
R. Sid Spocane II Fascinating Pair mini stay stack used to produce a mate
1982 Best of Friends 133
Harry Lorayne Double Duck deal and duck in pairs of cards instead of singly, some applications
Variations 1982 Best of Friends 138
Christian Scherer Erwischt two face up card in deck, two faros, cards are sorted out until one remains it is a locator card to find card in deck
1982 Card News '82 129
Howard A. Adams Australian Packeten five pairs are used, two cards placed into pocket and rest divided into two piles, down-under-deal with both packets to find mates
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 7
Howard A. Adams Jumping Australian Deal cards are laid out in rows and are eliminated and moved to other position
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 9
Howard A. Adams Ghostective finding two matching ESP symbol cards with the aid of a blank card
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 12
Howard A. Adams Monopoly March finding two mentally selected cards with the aid of a Monopoly board
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 13
Howard A. Adams Rip N March variation of Monopoly March, five cards torn in halves, matching card is found
1982 OICUFESP (Issue 9) 15
Simon Aronson Donald Duck and Deal chosen number of cards is removed from deck, spectator does deal-duck-procedure, remaining card has picture of Donald Duck ("Your audience should quack up!")
1983 The Card Puzzle 13
Richard Vollmer, Christian Scherer Mystery of the 7 Suspects sandwich cards surround seven cards, down-under-deal to arrive at card, its value is counted down in rest of deck to find selection, faro
Variations 1983 The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 127
George Sands Lucky 13 No. 32, prime principle force, small packet counted to named number until only one card remains
Also published here 1983 Self-Working Number Magic 53
Henrik Specht One More Chance
1984 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 3) 1188
John C. Wagner Australian Lie Detector impromptu
1984 West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1 No. 2) 31
Edward Marlo, Randy Wakeman Surprising the Seven Suspects multiple cards sandwiched, down under elimination, quartet kicker, faro
Inspired by 1985 Formula One Close-Up 57
Philip T. Goldstein Tag Team ten cards with 5 famous couples / teams
1985 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 9) 1272
Philip T. Goldstein Preoction one of eight symbol cards is predicted, envelope addition
1985 FISM Madrid 1985 8
Frederick Braue One on Table, One Under Ect Formula binary rule for down under deal
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 19
Unknown The Spellbinder two cards located in small packet after anti-faros and down-under deal
Related to 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 24
John C. Wagner Would I Lie to You? seven card packet is programmed to find selection, mates are found as well
Related to 1987 The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 141
Philip T. Goldstein Raw Deal selection and chosen number revealed with down-under deal
Also published here 1987 Doth 2
Philip T. Goldstein Stax-Volt card produced with reverse faros predicted, number of cut-off cards found by adding values
Related toAlso published here 1987 Doth 8
Dai Vernon Dual to the Death small packet
1988 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 14
Larry Jennings Australian Poker ten cards, down under deal
1988 The Cardwright 5
Karl Fulves R5B5 five black and five red cards, card selected from each, they end up being in the opposite packet
1988 The Chronicles (Issue 35) 1407
Edward Marlo "Pulldown Eliminator" having any of ten cards be the last one in a down-under deal
  • Best Pull Down Procedure for Eliminator Effect
  • Down and Under
Inspired byAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Nov. 1967
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 324
Edward Marlo Down and Under Coincidence ten cards shown, spectator stops at any one which is placed aside, down-under procedure with rest and mate remains, with variations
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 328
Richard Vollmer Earthly Powers selected card and four Aces are found, antifaro "programming"
Related toVariations June 1988 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 6) 1503
Harry Lorayne Unearthly Powers
Inspired by July 1988 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 7) 1520
Dai Vernon Spellatron
1989 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 3 57
Philip T. Goldstein Mocha removed ESP card divined with other cards
1989 Fifth 1
Philip T. Goldstein Oct-See, More On thought-of colors divined with color cards
Related to 1989 Fifth 6
Allan Slaight Stranger Than That #1: 2 card location with spelling
#2: 2 card location with down-under deal
Inspired by
  • "Letter From A Stranger" (Stewart James)
Related to
1989 Prototype 37
Philip T. Goldstein Raw Deal selection and chosen number revealed with down-under deal
Also published here 1989 A Phil Goldstein Collection 77
Karl Fulves Hands Off spectator remembers card, cuts off a packet, down-under deal, spreads card face-up, performer names selection
1989 Easy-to-Do Card Tricks for Children 11
Karl Fulves The Message Deck message in deck on piece of paper, dealing procedure to locate card, tantalizer type but one pile always dealt face-up
Related to 1989 Easy-to-Do Card Tricks for Children 24
Philip T. Goldstein Stax-Volt card produced with reverse faros predicted, number of cut-off cards found by adding values
Also published here 1989 A Phil Goldstein Collection 81
Doug Canning Deal and (Daffy) Duck Placement for Deal and Duck procedure
Aug. 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 8) 1821
Simon Aronson Memorized Math on memorized deck in combination with mathematical principles
  • Stay Stacks
  • Counting
  • Interlocking Chains (also with one-way backs)
  • Duck and Deal (with formulas)
1990 The Aronson Approach 113
Alex Elmsley 7-16 down under deal, Ace of Spades remains, game presentation
Variations 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 309
Alex Elmsley Melbourne position and card at that position are thought of, card turns up with down-under-deal
Related toAlso published here 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 314
Alex Elmsley Australian Self-Help involving counting, spelling, down-under deal
Related toVariations 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 317
Frederick Braue, Dai Vernon Vernon Plus Braue thought-of cards from eight-card packet found via a spelling and down-under procedure
Related to 1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 4
Edward Marlo, John C. Wagner Revised Lie Detector down under deal, quartet production, set-up, two variations:
  • For Center Dealers
  • For Side-Stealers
Inspired by 1993 The Olram File (Issue 14) 5
Unknown よんぶんのいちの奇跡 (Quarter Miracle) Card location from a packet of 16 cards, involves down-under deals, eliminate until one card left
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 84
Unknown 最後の1枚 (The Last Card) Another down-under location
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 105
Mitsunobu Matsuyama Fortune cards with "He Loves Me", "He Loves Me Not", petal principle
Related toVariations 1993 Rigmarole (Issue 4) 43
Martin Gardner Fortune information on the petal principle force
Related to 1993 Verbatim (Issue 4) 25
Peter Duffie Magician three spectators simultaneously select a card from packet from three to eight cards, spelling and down-under to locate it
Inspired by 1993 Card Selection 4
Randy Tanner Elimination Prediction deck dealt into four piles, one chosen, some more dealing and choosing until one card remains, predicted
Also published here 1993 Card File 65
Edward Marlo Reverse-Count Backward Faro from sixteen-card packet, reverse faro elimination
1993 The Olram File (Issue 16) 1
Karl Fulves DU/Process thirteen-card packet distributed via down/under deal, two four-of-a-kinds and a royal flush come out
1994 Crooked Tales 7
Karl Fulves Little Nothings loading the spectator's wallet during apparent money exchange before performance, force of mate with counting and down-under deal procedure
Variations 1994 Rigmarole (Issue 6) 65
Mitsunobu Matsuyama Magic Teaching card selected, down under deal with a packet, last card used to count to selection, every other card Ace through King
1994 Verbatim (Issue 10) 130
Roy Walton Some Useful Information calculating which card ends up after down-under deal
1994 Profile (Issue 18) 12
Karl Fulves Sub Text dealing procedure with cut-off part of envelope resulting in a card transposing with a card inside envelope part à la sub trunk, posed as problem, Tantalizer
1994 Crooked Tales 70
Marty Kane Simplex Lie Speller
Variations 1994 Facsimile (Issue 2) 32
Marty Kane Complex Simplex Lie Speller
1994 Facsimile (Issue 2) 32
Peter Duffie Only a Game Down under Deal, different Effect
1995 Duffie's Card Compulsions 202
Simon Aronson Madness in our Methods three selections, fair conditions, no-touch and no card seen
  • Alternative Revelations
1995 Simply Simon 194
Karl Fulves Down-Under Age Cards reporting a misplaced idea in which number cards are down-under dealt
1995 The Fine Print (Issue 1) 4
Richard Vollmer Einstein's Favorite Trick spectator locates his own card
1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 32
Steve Beam The Australian Crawl selection is found by down under dealing a random number of cards (value of two selections)
Related toVariations 1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 36
Doug Canning Two Timing Aussie two cards are located, two piles of ten card two numbers are thought and corresponding cards remembered
1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 128
Marty Kane Magician Acquisition with Judah's elimination Deal
Inspired by 1995 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 58) 1115
Karl Fulves The Lie Detector No. 4, eleven-card packet, red or black spelled from top to bottom and next card put down, continued until one card remains which is selection
1995 Easy Magic 5
Karl Fulves What's in a Name? No. 8, name is spelled in eleven-card packet and last card turned over, repeated until one card remains, it is the only odd-colored one
Related to 1995 Easy Magic 10
Karl Fulves Interzone any card named, packet cut off by performer and named card is left after under/down procedure, riffle shuffle placement
1996 Blocking Off 102
Karl Fulves Marks The Spot two phase routine, first spectator and performer select same card from ten-card-packet, then open prediction
1996 13 Prophets 22
Peter Duffie Procuring the Aces spectator cuts deck into four piles, elimination process with top four cards until one remains, repeated three more times
1996 Method in Effect 7
Nick Trost Million to One ESP Five ESP cards freely selected, found to consist of unique symbols (no repeat)
Related to 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 286
Unknown Down-Under Deal
1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 287
Peter Duffie Sheer-luck Holmes
  • Part One "The Great Brain Robbery" (some cards take from a packet, value of card left after down-under deal tells how many)
  • Part Two "No Hiding Place" (down-under deal locates a selection)
Inspired by
  • "Sherlocution" (Phil Goldstein, The Conjuror, Oct. 1995)
1997 N.D.E. — A Near Deck Experience 12
Marty Kane Pound Rebound story trick with Judah Elimination Trick, last card fits story
Inspired by 1997 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 64) 1261
Peter Duffie Psychic Calculator George Sands's Prime Number Principle
1997 N.D.E. — A Near Deck Experience 16
Marty Kane Modern Day Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card is selection and four aces on top of discard piles, with two variations
Inspired byAlso published here 1997 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 64) 1258
Marty Kane Cigar Club eight picture cards and eight number card are shuffled and cut in half, always one picture and one number card, then spectator removes some cards and does a down under deal with the rest, last card tells amount of removed cards
Inspired by 1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1451
Marty Kane Trek Trick
Inspired by 1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1452
Marty Kane Spectator's Simplex Lie Speller using the Judah Elimination Deal
Inspired by 1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 68) 1416
Karl Fulves Stebbins Clock clock layout, one card turned over and put in center, counting procedure with the value and last card on count always turned over, remaining card forced
Inspired byRelated to 1998 The Fine Print (Issue 7) 176
Peter Duffie Handy packet tricks with five alphabet cards, spelling HAND and a hand one one card, Sands Prime Number Principle
1998 Covert Concepts 11
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Australian Spell
1999 Entertaining ESP 13
Patrick Page, Ken De Courcy Australian Deal, Mate card with same ESP symbol found unsing down-under deal
1999 Entertaining ESP 14
David Acer Shot in the Dark (A Professional Presentation)
packet trick with guns on cards, russian roulette presentation, Mitsunobu Matsuyama's Petal Force
Inspired by
  • "Short in the Dark" (Hiroshi Kondo, marketed effect)
1999 Natural Selections — Volume II 193
Randy Tanner Elimination Prediction Deck dealt into four piles, one chosen, some more dealing and choosing until one card remains, predicted
Also published here 1999 Cunning Card Miracles 12
Philip T. Goldstein Automantic deck with message cards, two cards are selected and they predict an action
Variations 2000 Northeast 3
Philip T. Goldstein Automantic deck with message cards, two cards are selected and they predict an action
2000 Texas Notes 4
Doug Canning, Steve Beam Five Card Stud chosen card is located by the use of a down-under deal and by spelling the locator card
Inspired by
  • Gene Castillon's " Computer Telephone Mystery" in "The Linking Ring" June, 1999.
2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 27
Steve Beam Seven Card Stud spectator deals two poker hands, thinks of a secret number, remembers a card and with by the use of the down under deal a locator card is found
2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 31
Marty Kane V.D. valentines day patter, card is found by dealing and spelling, she loves me / loves me not for down-under deal
Inspired by 2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 73
Steve Beam The Mind-Testing Deck method to calculate position in any number of cards, so card ends up in hand after Down Under Deal, different trick ideas (The Mind Testing Deck, Double-Up, Blanket Test, Boob Job)
Inspired by 2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 90
Marty Kane Cardman's Best Friend story presentation, red Jacks selected among Spades cards
2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 165
Marty Kane The Hallmark multiple spectators locate their own card in a packet, spelling to determine amount of cards for each spectator
Inspired byRelated toVariations 2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 183
Gary Plants Going Down multiple people doing down under deals
2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 190
Peter Duffie Found by Coincidence spectator uses some cards of sixteen-card packet to find his selection with down-under deal, then reverse faros until down to one brings mate of the top card of another packet
Inspired by 2000 New Inspirations 6
George Sands Prime Force
Related to 2000 Lost Vampire Secrets 202
Roberto Giobbi Moracle at the end of a sucessful prediction, the four Aces appear, anti-faro sixteenth card principle
Inspired by 2000 Card College — Volume 4 921
Simon Aronson Last Five Standing Produce poker hands with down under deal
2001 Try the Impossible 252
Unknown Blackstone's Card No. 48, spectator finds his own card in ten-card packet
Also published here 2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 70
Karl Fulves Carbon Copy No. 59, two sets of Aces from two decks, shuffled with down/under and klondike, same order in the end
Related to 2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 88
Mitsunobu Matsuyama, Karl Fulves Petal Force to force a card from Aces and Twos
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 152
Harry Lorayne It's Not Easy To Lie card selected from nine-card packet with down/under deal, card from remaining eight cards thought-of, lie detector, original selection used to count down to find it
Inspired byVariations 2001 Personal Collection 9
Harry Lorayne Double Down Under Location location of two cards with down-under deal
2001 Personal Collection 13
Harry Lorayne Take Five five cards touched and outjogged, down-under-deal, remaining card matches prediction
Related toAlso published here 2001 Personal Collection 253
Harry Lorayne Pleasing Combination two card location with Reverse Faro Ending and down-under deal
Also published here 2001 Personal Collection 349
Simon Aronson Divide and Conquer Cards get dealt through, eliminating half the deck each time until two selections remain
Inspired by
  • "One in Fifty-Two Bet" (Lennart Green, Green Magic vol. 3, DVD, 2000)
Variations
2001 Try the Impossible 20
Simon Aronson Controlling the Aces Way to maintain control over four Aces during Divide and Conquer, can be used for Mark-a-Place Aces
Inspired byRelated to 2001 Try the Impossible 24
Karl Fulves MM Force more on the working of Mitsunobu Matsuyama's petal force
Related to
  • "In The Code" (Discoverie #4)
  • "4'Wave" (Aldo Colombini, Discoverie #5)
2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 159
Karl Fulves Card Roulette No. 19, two cards chosen by two spectators from small packet, cards counted through and spectators' cards do not show up, prime principle
Related to 2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 38
Simon Aronson Euph-oracle (an Alternate Take) Elimination procedure to locate two selections, using Reverse Faros
Inspired by 2001 Try the Impossible 26
Simon Aronson Alternate Take Combination of UnDo Influence and Euph-oracle procedure
Inspired byVariations 2001 Try the Impossible 28
Simon Aronson More-or-Less-acle Euphoracle to locate four of a kind
2001 Try the Impossible 28
Harry Lorayne Unique Peek #4 card found with Reverse Faro Ending
2001 Personal Collection 177
Harry Lorayne "Killer" Bonus card found with Reverse Faro Ending
2001 Personal Collection 183
Harry Lorayne, Doug Edwards Quick And Easy selection lost, spectator cuts deck in five heaps, top cards taken, Reverse Faro Ending to locate it
Also published here 2001 Personal Collection 239
Harry Lorayne Beyond Belief several anti-faros with about half the deck, Royal Flush and Twos produced
Inspired byVariations 2001 Personal Collection 621
Harry Lorayne Beyond Belief Relief several anti-faros with about half the deck, Royal Flush and Twos produced, faro
Inspired by 2001 Personal Collection 627
Philip T. Goldstein Pseudo D/U ESP double match with small packet stay stack
2002 Redivider 12
Philip T. Goldstein Evil Duo, Loud & Live a/k/a Satire = Veritas
story presentation
2002 Redivider 52
Philip T. Goldstein Automantic deck with message cards, two cards are selected and they predict an action
2002 Flaunting Five Fanciful Formulae 6
Michael DeMarco Semiquaver spectator counts cards, down-under-deal, final card used to count to prediction, sixteen-card principle, with variation by Karl Fulves
Inspired by 2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 267
Marty Kane The Jack of Death Card Trick involving spelling, down-under deal, presentation
Inspired by 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 66
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Matsuyama's Mates color, suit and picture/spot are used for down under deal, finding selection and mate
Inspired by 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 88
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Lie Decktector four of a kind as climax, using the Matsuyama Force
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 89
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Random Illusion card is created which is predicted
Inspired by 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 90
Robin Robertson, Peter Duffie Matsuyama to the Max card is divined by down under dealing, Matsuyama force
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 91
Steve Beam The Eliminator Matsuayama Force for more than two variables, chart, with variation (Even Balder)
Related toVariations 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 92
Steve Beam Odder than Even prediction is matched by using The Eliminator
Related to 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 95
Darwin Ortiz Maximum Risk catch 22, memorized deck
Inspired by
  • "One in Fifty-Two Bet" (Lennart Green, Green Magic Vol. 3, video)
Variations
2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 80
Jason England Maximum Risk - Impromptu Version catch 22
Inspired byRelated to 2002 Scams & Fantasies with Cards 84
Marty Kane Halve Your Way deck is split in two groups and always one half eliminated, selection remains, several versions
Inspired byVariations 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 67
Doug Canning Fourmat Matsuyama principle with more than two variables
Related toVariations 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 92
Doug Canning Burnout The Eliminator to build a number, only odd-backed card in the deck at that position
Related to 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 95
Doug Canning Triple Play card is formed, prediction
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 96
Steve Beam Lucky Digits small packet counted to named number until only one card remains
Related to 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 177
Jack Avis, Lewis Jones Starburst packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted and four Aces on top of discard piles
Related to 2002 Ahead of the Pack 88
Lewis Jones Me and You values represent different prizes, card is selected and prize predicted, humorous routine
Related to
  • "Don't Bet on It" in Karl Fulves' "The Carlatan" No. 6.
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 42
Marty Kane Precision Division deck is split in two groups and always one half eliminated, selection remains, several versions
Inspired byRelated to 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 71
Marty Kane Modern Day Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card is selection and four aces on top of discard piles, with two variations
Also published here 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 76