staggered  prime presentation \n two decks, one card is selected and both decks dealt until same card is found in other deck, card found at same position as mate of selection is named and its mate is not found in other deck but in envelope, repeated with written prediction inside card case \n eddie joseph \n impromptu miracle \n lin searles \n cy endfield \n twindow \n thomas alan waters \n staggering power of thought \n edward marlo \n intelligentsia \n karl fulves \n igor \n karl fulves \n the dark force \n karl fulves \n a "staggered" routine \n nick trost \n a coincidence and divination routine \n nick trost \n flummoxed \n jim steinmeyer \n eddie joseph \n late key \n tomas blomberg
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Prime Presentation

Related toVariations Impromptu Miracle (Lin Searles, Cy Endfield, 1973)
 Twindow (Thomas Alan Waters, 1984)
 Staggering Power of Thought (Edward Marlo, 1988)
 Intelligentsia (Karl Fulves, 1999)
 Igor (Karl Fulves, 2000)
 The Dark Force (Karl Fulves, 2000)
 A "Staggered" Routine (Nick Trost, 2009)
 A Coincidence and Divination Routine (Nick Trost, 2009)
 Flummoxed (Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph, 2013)

1949

Staggered

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staggered  presentation two \n prediction printed in newspaper \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Two

1949

Staggered

3



staggered  presentation three \n cards sent in advance to spectator as prediction \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Three

1949

Staggered

3



staggered  presentation four \n two decks, two cards are selected by two spectators and mates are found \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Four

1949

Staggered

3



staggered  presentation five \n two decks, two cards are selected by two spectators and mates are found, one deck dealt face up and one face down \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Five

1949

Staggered

4



staggered  presentation six \n two decks, two cards are selected by dealing to a chosen number, mates are found at same position, with variation \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Six

1949

Staggered

4



staggered  presentation seven \n two decks are cut and placed under hats, 51 cards are dealt and last two cards match \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Seven

1949

Staggered

5



staggered  presentation eight \n two decks and one is cut by spectator, performer removes same card from other deck \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Eight

1949

Staggered

5



staggered  presentation nine \n two decks, mate of selection is found in pocket \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Nine

1949

Staggered

5



staggered  presentation ten \n two decks, same card is found \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Staggered  Presentation Ten

1949

Staggered

5



applying staggered principle for twoperson mental act \n staggered  prime presentation done with medium \n eddie joseph
1949
staggered
Eddie Joseph

Applying Staggered Principle for TwoPerson Mental Act

1949

Staggered

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psix \n cut and shuffle procedure, only selection (probably) at stack position afterwards \n karl fulves \n more than one way \n jerry k. hartman \n taking advantage of one's position \n simon aronson \n psix \n karl fulves
1978
the chronicles
Karl Fulves

PsiX

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1978

The Chronicles
(Issue 10)

1161



more than one way \n "there's more than one way to spin a cut."
two decks in reverse order \n jerry k. hartman \n one way ghost \n jerry k. hartman \n psix \n karl fulves
1978
the chronicles
Jerry K. Hartman

More Than One Way

Inspired byRelated to

1978

The Chronicles
(Issue 12)

1184



ultimate match \n no. 58, one card cut to in one deck, matches position in second deck, inverse stacks \n eddie joseph \n intelligentsia \n karl fulves
1979
selfworking mental magic
Eddie Joseph

Ultimate Match

Variations

1979

SelfWorking Mental Magic

96



twindow \n two decks, one is cut and card turned over, both deck are dealt until face up cards, same card on same position in other deck, position is predictet \n thomas alan waters \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
1984
mind, myth & magick
Thomas Alan Waters

Twindow

Inspired by

1984

Mind, Myth & Magick
(Issue Thynk)

621



staggering power of thought \n mates found when dealing through two halves simultaneously \n edward marlo \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph \n the power of thought \n paul curry \n synchronicity \n helder guimarães
1988
m.i.n.t. — volume i
Edward Marlo

Staggering Power of Thought

Inspired byVariations

1988

M.I.N.T. — Volume I

16



total coincidence \n first single cards from two decks match, then both decks are in exactly the same order \n juan tamariz \n coincidencia total \n juan tamariz \n mix and match \n simon aronson \n coincidencia banal \n lorenz schär \n mini matching update \n steve reynolds
1989/91
sonata
Juan Tamariz

Total Coincidence

Related toVariations

1989/91

Sonata

224



duplizität der ereignisse  eine routine mit dem palindromischen spiel \n longer stay stack routine, mates are found, six phases \n christian scherer
1992
das gespiegelte kartenspiel
Christian Scherer

Duplizität der Ereignisse  Eine Routine mit dem palindromischen Spiel

1992

Das Gespiegelte Kartenspiel

12



un billon de probabilidades en contra \n two decks, two cards at same position, two methods, very similar to curry's power of thought \n dany ray \n "ilusionismo" n° 173/4, 1959 \n the power of thought \n paul curry \n one in a billion \n dany ray
1992
la magia de ascanio — vol. 3
Dany Ray

Un Billon de Probabilidades en Contra

Related toAlso published here

1992

La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 3

108



taking advantage of one's position \n selection procedure in which a packet is cut off, next card remembered and placed on this packet, another packet cut off onto first pile, next card remembered and put onto first pile, and so on
 self position
 shuffling
 false positives \n simon aronson \n self centered \n simon aronson \n impact! \n steve beam \n psix \n karl fulves
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

Taking Advantage of One's Position

Related toVariations

1995

Simply Simon

179



self centered \n two cards chosen by cutting and shuffling packets, procedure similar to onepile free cut \n simon aronson \n taking advantage of one's position \n simon aronson
1995
simply simon
Simon Aronson

Self Centered

Inspired by

1995

Simply Simon

187



intelligentsia \n with ten cards \n karl fulves \n ultimate match \n eddie joseph \n database \n karl fulves \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
1999
underworld
Karl Fulves

Intelligentsia

Inspired byRelated to

1999

Underworld
(Issue 10)

133



igor \n two packets, card chosen in one matches up with vampire in other packet when counted simultaneously \n karl fulves \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
2000
lost vampire secrets
Karl Fulves

Igor

Inspired by

2000

Lost Vampire Secrets

173



the dark force \n \n karl fulves \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
2000
lost vampire secrets
Karl Fulves

The Dark Force

Inspired by

2000

Lost Vampire Secrets

175



psix \n no. 45, cut and shuffle procedure, only selection (probably) at stack position afterwards \n karl fulves \n psix \n karl fulves
2001
my best selfworking card tricks
Karl Fulves

PsiX

Also published here

2001

My Best SelfWorking Card Tricks

102



one in a billion \n two decks, two cards at same position, two methods, very similar to curry's power of thought \n dany ray \n "ilusionismo" n° 173/4, 1959 \n un billon de probabilidades en contra \n dany ray \n the power of thought \n paul curry
2006
the magic of ascanio — studies of card magic
Dany Ray

One in a Billion

Related toAlso published here

2006

The Magic of Ascanio — Studies of Card Magic

132



a "staggered" routine \n two cards removed from two halves, when both halves are turned up in unison, the mates of those cards show up at the same time, three more phases until all pairs match \n nick trost \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
2009
subtle card creations — volume 2
Nick Trost

A "Staggered" Routine

Inspired by

2009

Subtle Card Creations — Volume 2

318



a coincidence and divination routine \n two halves, spectator turn over a card in one half, when both are dealt in unison the reversed card finds its match, cards riffled together, performer can separate colors and suit under table \n nick trost \n blindsight \n nick trost \n "application of gilbreath" (geoffrey scalbert, there's a trick in it, 1987) \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
2009
subtle card creations — volume 2
Nick Trost

A Coincidence and Divination Routine

Inspired by

2009

Subtle Card Creations — Volume 2

354



one girl two decks \n spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber
2011
knew & improved
Michael Weber

One Girl Two Decks

Also published here

2011

Knew & Improved

10



one girl two decks \n spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber
2012
blackpool twenty twelve
Michael Weber

One Girl Two Decks

Also published here

2012

Blackpool Twenty Twelve

10



flummoxed \n three phases, singledeck approach for eddie joseph's "staggered" stack \n jim steinmeyer \n eddie joseph \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
2013
ensuing impuzzibilities
Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph

Flummoxed

Inspired by

2013

Ensuing Impuzzibilities

18



one girl two decks \n spectator cuts to card and cases deck, performer names number, when counting down to this number in the deck and a second prediction deck both end up with selection \n michael weber \n one girl two decks \n michael weber
2014
old dog
Michael Weber

One Girl Two Decks

Also published here

2014

Old Dog

8



late key \n two selected cards from a deck, one is lost and the other one is placed in spectator´s pocket. this deck and another one are dealt at the same time, magician stops at the first selected card and at the duplicate of the second selection \n tomas blomberg \n staggered  prime presentation \n eddie joseph
2014
blomberg laboratories
Tomas Blomberg

Late Key

Related to

2014

Blomberg Laboratories

137



synchronicity \n "an act of pure luck"
 first and second phase: spectator and performer each select a card from half the deck and find each other's cards, spectator via tantalizer
 third phase: cards at chosen position in both halves match, then whole deck is mated \n helder guimarães \n staggering power of thought \n edward marlo \n "the tantalizer" to stack \n denis behr
2019
secret language — volume 1
Helder Guimarães

Synchronicity

Inspired by

2019

Secret Language — Volume 1

432


