25,133 entries in Cards / Sleights
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Of cards, with good cautions how to avoid cousenage therein: speciall rules to conveie and handle the cards, and the maner and order how to accomplish all difficult and strange things wrought with cards injog or outjog shuffle to preserve stock, first or fourth finger controls stock, also with a few cover cards
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 188
Unknown An other waie to doo the same, having your selfe indeed never seene the card card glimpsed with diversion (like letting some cards fall), making piles and following the card, then giving it to spectator and divining it
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Unknown Glide second card injogged and covered by fingers
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Unknown How to tell one what card he seeth in the bottome, when the same card is shuffled into the stocke card peeked, kept under control with jog shuffle and then "forced" (given) to spectator and divined
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Reginald Scot On Gambling and Cheating
1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 188
Unknown Classic Force with out (dropping some cards and starting again)
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVIII) 190
Hocus Pocus Junior Conveyance of Cards and Dice mentioning card tricks and principles without details
  • divided cards
  • advantage dice by cutting off a strip
  • "nipping" (punch?), corner crimp, dots
1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 51
Unknown Shuffling of Cards so as to always keep one cartain Card at the Bottom overhand shuffling, see Scot
Related to 1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 68
Unknown To tell what Card a Person pitches on, without seeing the Card till you find it in the Pack cards shown one by one and stopped at selection, simple overhand shuffle control
1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 65
Unknown The Glide second card injogged and hidden by fingers
1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 64
Unknown Classic Force to force a number
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 43
Henri Decremps Tour du Piquet incompréhensible, nouvellement perfectionné. performer always has best five cards from chosen suit, spectator deals several hands, inspired by a routine in Guyot
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 225
Henri Decremps Coup-d'oeil sur une assemblée de Joueurs. meeting Pilferer again in London, different methods for cheating at cards
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 204
Henri Decremps Forcing from a forcing deck, no specific method
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 299
Henri Decremps Forcing several forcing cards in a deck, way to force one of the cards, cards with angram words
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 265
Henri Decremps Knowing the Amount of Small Pile asking amount of red / black cards
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 242
Unknown Filer la carte Bottom change
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 105
Unknown Les faux mélanges Four "false shuffle" will be explained, starting with one by spreading from hand to hand in bunches à la Charlier shuffle to control just a single card
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 101
Unknown Air-Pressure Turnover
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 131
Unknown 3ème faux mélange False shuffle which is more like a five-packet false cut using the table
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 103
Unknown 2ème faux melange Simple false shuffle in Charlier style which retains the complete order
Also published here 1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 102
Henri Decremps Classic Force
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 114
Unknown Psychological force Exposing a card a bit more in a fan when showing it to the spectator and asking him to think one
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 145
Unknown Enlever la carte Classic top palm
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 109
Unknown Divination du montant d'argent expliqué Divination of an amount of money contained in the purse of a spectator from p. 29 explained
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 78
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass top portion pulled face-up underneath
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 96
Unknown Faire sauter la coupe des deux mains classic pass
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 93
Unknown Poser la carte two palm replacements
  • in the hands
  • as deck is picked up from table, with open fingers
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 110
Unknown Faire sauter la coupe d'une seule main
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 97
Unknown 4ème faux mélange False shuffle which is more like a four-packet false cut using the table
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 104
Unknown Glisser la carte The glide
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 107
Unknown Deck Turnover crude by closing fingers
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 125
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Second Method slip shuffle
1876 Modern Magic 23
Unknown To Make the Pass - Fifth Method flourishy
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 18
Unknown To Draw Back a Card Glisser la carte
1876 Modern Magic 36
Unknown Palm Glimpse glimpsing palmed card
1876 Modern Magic 27
Professor Hoffmann General Principles of Sleight-of-Hand applicable to Card Tricks
1876 Modern Magic 11
Unknown Table Edge Drag Switch into servante (lap)
1876 Modern Magic 110
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Fourth Method fans pushed into each other and stripped out again (Zarrowesque concept)
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 25
Unknown To Make the Pass - Seventh Method
1876 Modern Magic 20
Unknown To Make the Pass - First Method very backbone of card-conjuring, the
1876 Modern Magic 12
Prof. Robert Hellis To "Change" a Card - Fifth Method "To change a card without the aid of the Pack"
in context of effect in which wrong card changes into selection
1876 Modern Magic 32
Unknown Friction Toss
1876 Modern Magic 100
Unknown Psychological Force picture card amongst number cards
1876 Modern Magic 112
Unknown To "Turn Over" the Pack
1876 Modern Magic 37
Unknown Second Method single card friction toss
1876 Modern Magic 45
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Sixth Method multiple packets, real cut
1876 Modern Magic 26
Unknown Classic Pass False Cut
1876 Modern Magic 63
Unknown The "Three Card" Trick with bent corner
1876 Modern Magic 76
Unknown The Bridge
1876 Modern Magic 39
Unknown The Card Tripod switching device
1876 Modern Magic 139
Unknown Cutting Force spectator cuts to a break while performer holds deck
1876 Modern Magic 84
Unknown To Get Sight of a Drawn Card
  • First Method (center)
  • Second Method (bottom)
1876 Modern Magic 34
Unknown To Make the Pass - Fourth Method one-handed version of Third Method
Related toAlso published here 1876 Modern Magic 18
Unknown The Changing Ladle on a stick, to change flat objects, as card burning, paper switch or Q&A device
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 358
Unknown To "Slip" a Card
Variations 1876 Modern Magic 35
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - First Method small top stock
1876 Modern Magic 23
Unknown Classic Pass False Cut as top half is taken, or as top half is replaced
1876 Modern Magic 16
Unknown To "Change" a Card - Third Method top change
1876 Modern Magic 30
Unknown Hidden Block Packet Switch
1876 Modern Magic 48
Unknown To "Force" a Card
1876 Modern Magic 21
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Third Method Charlier type shuffle with optical bluff placement to top
1876 Modern Magic 24
Unknown To "Change" a Card - Fourth Method "With one hand only."
1876 Modern Magic 31
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Fifth Method multiple packets
1876 Modern Magic 26
Unknown Third Method air-pressure turnover
1876 Modern Magic 45
Unknown Shuffling Deck with Key Card
1876 Modern Magic 65
Unknown To Throw a Card
1876 Modern Magic 38
Unknown Throw Packet to Count its Cards
1876 Modern Magic 50
Unknown Single Card Cull
1876 Modern Magic 109
Unknown A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to make it Appear at such Number as the Company Choose two methods (Glide and Re-Deal)
1876 Modern Magic 73
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass
1876 Modern Magic 14
Unknown To "Ruffle" the Cards one-handed or two-handed
1876 Modern Magic 27
Unknown Palm Replacement
1876 Modern Magic 27
Unknown Changing Card-boxes, and Tricks performed with them
1876 Modern Magic 134
Unknown To "Change" a Card - First Method bottom change
1876 Modern Magic 28
Unknown To Make the Pass - Sixth Method
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1876 Modern Magic 19
Professor Hoffmann Managing the Pass misdirection and gaze
1876 Modern Magic 14
Unknown Card Box Force using prop for switch
1876 Modern Magic 136
Unknown Dribble Force Precursor using wide card
1876 Modern Magic 65
Unknown To "Change" a Card - Second Method bold, bottom card shown, top side-jogged card quickly removed instead
1876 Modern Magic 29
Unknown Holding Two Breaks
1876 Modern Magic 80
Unknown To Make the Pass - Second Method
1876 Modern Magic 15
Unknown To Make the Pass - Third Method
1876 Modern Magic 17
Unknown To Spring the Cards from one Hand to the Other
1876 Modern Magic 37
Prof. Robert Hellis To "Change" a Card - Sixth Method To change severals cards at once.
1876 Modern Magic 33
Unknown Pochette-Profonde Switch
1876 Modern Magic 119
Unknown To "Palm" a Card
1876 Modern Magic 27
Unknown Push-off Count
1876 Modern Magic 80
Professor Hoffmann Tips on the Classic Force
1876 Modern Magic 89
Unknown Simple Modes of Discovering a given Card - First Method top cards openly pushed back one by one until spectator stops, bottom card force card
1876 Modern Magic 42
Unknown The Changing Card-Drawer Drawer Box for card tricks
1876 Modern Magic 347
Unknown To get Sight of a Card for top (first palming the card), center and bottom
1889 Tricks with Cards 18
Unknown The "Whispering Trick" for one spectator, paperballs over the head situation
1889 Tricks with Cards 93
Unknown Card to Pocket as Out for Classic Force
1889 Tricks with Cards 133
Unknown To Force a Card including one-handed variation
1889 Tricks with Cards 11
Unknown To Spring the Cards from Hand to Hand
1889 Tricks with Cards 33
Unknown To Force a Person to Think of a Particular Card from fan or during riffling with slight stop at step
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 12
W. J. Collins To Palm the Top Card with One Hand only actually bottom palm, deck is simply turned over
1889 Tricks with Cards 17
Unknown Classic Pass False Cut
1889 Tricks with Cards 106
Unknown To turn over the Pack
1889 Tricks with Cards 111
Professor Hoffmann Card Tricks without Apparatus, and chiefly dependent upon Sleight of Hand
  • Advice to the Neophyte
  • The Conjurer's "Patter"
1889 Tricks with Cards 99
Unknown Friction Toss
1889 Tricks with Cards 120
Unknown False Shuffles - Third Method top stock retained, repeat center cuts
1889 Tricks with Cards 27
Unknown Fourth Method deck bridge as control
1889 Tricks with Cards 69
Unknown To Change one Pack for another special pockets (pochette) at trousers & profonde, multiple methods
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 34
Unknown To Change a Card - Third Method: The Vertical Change snap-over change, see page 132 for another way to get into it
1889 Tricks with Cards 22
Unknown False Shuffles - Eighth Method cards are inserted, pushed through diagonally, stripped out and replaced on bottom
1889 Tricks with Cards 29
Unknown The Ruffle two-handed or one-handed riffle for sound effect
1889 Tricks with Cards 31
Unknown False Shuffles - First Method small top stock
1889 Tricks with Cards 26
Unknown False Shuffles - Sixth Method fans pushed into each other and stripped out again (Zarrowesque concept)
1889 Tricks with Cards 28
Professor Hoffmann N. B. how to get the deck in line of sight for glimpse
1889 Tricks with Cards 19
Unknown Hidden Block Packet Switch
1889 Tricks with Cards 90
Unknown False Shuffles - Fifth Method multiple packets
1889 Tricks with Cards 27
Professor Hoffmann Conjurers' Table - The Servante
1889 Tricks with Cards 36
Unknown Single-handed Pass, No. 3 as color change
Also published here 1889 Tricks with Cards 9
Unknown Charlier Pass as Control
1889 Tricks with Cards 9
Unknown Electric Deck with ribbon, only mentioned
1889 Tricks with Cards 34
Unknown "Second" Dealing with "card at any number" application
1889 Tricks with Cards 21
Unknown Cut Force spectator cuts into break
1889 Tricks with Cards 122
Unknown Third Method of Revealing single card friction toss
1889 Tricks with Cards 71
Unknown Shuffling with Key Card "very small risk of the two cards being parted"
1889 Tricks with Cards 41
Unknown Diagonal Insertion
1889 Tricks with Cards 29
Unknown Classic Pass Half Pass
1889 Tricks with Cards 119
Unknown To make a Card thought of by one Person appear at such Number in the Pack as another Person shall choose card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, re-count
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 85
Unknown The Click with deck or single card
1889 Tricks with Cards 32
Unknown To Change a Card - Fourth Method bottom card shown, top side-jogged card quickly removed instead
1889 Tricks with Cards 23
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin To Palm the Bottom Card of the Pack
1889 Tricks with Cards 17
Unknown The Bridge two methods to put it in
1889 Tricks with Cards 30
Charlier False Shuffles - Seventh Method uncredited
1889 Tricks with Cards 28
Unknown To Change a Card - Second Method top change
1889 Tricks with Cards 20
Prof. Robert Hellis Hellis' Change, No. 1 "To change a card without the aid of the Pack"
in context of effect in which wrong card changes into selection
1889 Tricks with Cards 23
Unknown To Change a Card - First Method bottom change
1889 Tricks with Cards 19
Unknown To Throw a Card
1889 Tricks with Cards 32
Unknown "Forcing" Packs one-way & three-way
1889 Tricks with Cards 14
Unknown with the aid of a wide card
  • Third Method
wide card as key card
1889 Tricks with Cards 69
Unknown False Shuffles - Fourth Method Charlier type shuffle with optical bluff placement to top
1889 Tricks with Cards 27
Unknown Card-Boxes No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4: "Card-and-Bird" Box
No. 5
No. 6: Bland's Brass Card-box
No. 7: The Card-Drawer
No. 8: The Double Card-Drawer
1889 Tricks with Cards 151
Professor Hoffmann Deck Pull
1889 Tricks with Cards 199
Prof. Robert Hellis Hellis' Change, No. 2 "To change severals cards at once"
1889 Tricks with Cards 24
Unknown To Palm a Card with replacement to remove "curl"
1889 Tricks with Cards 16
Unknown The Turn-over air pressure
1889 Tricks with Cards 70
Unknown Drawing off the Table Edge Switch
1889 Tricks with Cards 131
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack
Also published here 1889 Tricks with Cards 95
Charlier Single-handed Pass, No. 2
1889 Tricks with Cards 7
Unknown To Slip a Card with transformation effect
1889 Tricks with Cards 25
Professor Hoffmann A Drawn Card, placed in a Closed Box, made to Fly back to the Pack, while Another takes its Place in the Box including Another Method
1889 Tricks with Cards 160
Unknown To Pass a Card through a Hat as out for classic force
1889 Tricks with Cards 116
Unknown Classic Pass False Cut handling 2
1889 Tricks with Cards 130
Unknown The Pack being divided into two Heaps on the Table and a Card taken from each Heap and placed in the other: to discover such Cards two methods (odd/even or bridge)
1889 Tricks with Cards 81
Unknown False Shuffles - Second Method top stock
1889 Tricks with Cards 26
Unknown Injog Stop Force top cards openly pushed back one by one until spectator stops
1889 Tricks with Cards 15
Unknown Multiple Bottom Change brief
1889 Tricks with Cards 91
Unknown Single-handed Pass, No. 1
Related toAlso published here 1889 Tricks with Cards 6
Unknown To Make the Pass with both Hands
1889 Tricks with Cards 4
Professor Hoffmann To Make the Pass "the very backbone of card conjuring"
1889 Tricks with Cards 4
Unknown Methods of Identifying a Chosen Card - Fourth Method concave bridge in rest of deck
1890 More Magic 22
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Ninth Method top packet inserted in middle diagonally and stripped out again
Related to 1890 More Magic 15
Unknown To "Force" a Card. First Method exposing the card a bit more, also one-handed or in spread on table
1890 More Magic 11
Unknown A Perpendicular Palm kind of perpendicular lateral palm
1890 More Magic 136
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack
VariationsAlso published here 1890 More Magic 27
Unknown To Change a Card - The Revolution snap-over change
1890 More Magic 17
Unknown A New Changing Card-box, an Tricks therewith
1890 More Magic 121
Unknown Multiple Shift
1890 More Magic 16
Unknown The Bridge: Additional Methods
  • Second Method
  • Third Method
  • Fourth Method
1890 More Magic 20
Professor Hoffmann Addition behind Mirror
1890 More Magic 130
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Seventh Method riffle shuffle to keep top stock
1890 More Magic 14
Unknown The Click one-handed with fingers of left hand
1890 More Magic 19
Professor Hoffmann To Force three Cards together three cards repeat itself, spectator cuts anywhere
1890 More Magic 13
Unknown Psychological Riffle Force stopping at a card in the middle slightly
1890 More Magic 12
Unknown Diagonal Insertion
1890 More Magic 15
Unknown Card Naming when stack has been shuffled, punch deck
1890 More Magic 81
Charlier To make a "False Shuffle" - Eighth Method Charlier Shuffle
1890 More Magic 14
Unknown Monte Throw
1890 More Magic 52
Charlier The "Charlier" Pass also as a control (also used on p. 40)
1890 More Magic 9
Unknown Holding Out Partial Stack palming thirteen cards while spectator shuffles
1890 More Magic 29
Professor Hoffmann As an Out Trick for a Failed Force
1890 More Magic 48
Unknown Das Hochmischen No. 28, springing cards upwards from hand to hand
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 33
Unknown Die Zieh-Volte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
"Das Vertauschen einer Karte mit einer Hand"
top cards exchanged openly, not secretly
Dec. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 12) 178
Unknown Die Volte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 129
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Forcieren der Karten continuation of description, forcing deck as alternative
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 35
Unknown Faced-Deck Card Vanish/Switch card put on top of faced deck, deck turned over secretly
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 50
Unknown Die verwandelte Karte No. 13, glide in which the spectator is asked to pull out the bottom card
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 17
Carl Willmann Die Kartenschule "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
introduction to Willmann's plan to write a card college in the magazine and comments on card magic
July 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7) 98
Carl Willmann Die Kartenschule - Die Griffe "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 129
Unknown Erklärung zum Vertauschen eines Kartenspiels a. Mit Servante (deck switch with chair servante)
b. Ohne Servante (using holder under vest)
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Unknown Eine gezogene Karte zu verwandeln No. 38, selection put on top, another card is on top when checked again after putting hand on top of deck, sticky hand
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 45
L'Homme Masqué Die vier Buben auf der Wanderschaft No. 6, four cards chosen, they are the four jacks, they are shuffled back and produced from inside the jacket at sleeve opening
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 93
Unknown Hochmischen der Karten
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 9
Unknown Gerade oder Ungerade No. 3, packet of cards is counted as an odd or even number, depending on what the spectator wishes, two cards stuck together with "weak rubber solution, soap or onion juice"
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 5
Unknown La carte du diable No. 47, top card shown, spectator removes it from deck, it changes, half card covers half the face card
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 56
Unknown A. Die Volte mit zwei Händen as a control
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Unknown Rouge et noir No. 19, bridge crimp to tell whether a card is red or black
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 24
Unknown Die Kartenservante No. 11, deck switch with servante behind chair
Related to 1895 Der Kartenkünstler 80
Unknown Das Schleifen der Karten
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 19
Unknown B. Die Volte mit einer Hand bottom half brought to top, only first finger underneath
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 4
Unknown Das bezauberte Messer No. 21, card named above knife pushed-in by spectator, bottom card dragged along
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 26
Unknown Deck Switch optionally at table, with vest or behind chair with servante
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 138
Unknown Die Volte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
continuation of pass description with variation and application as control, time misdirection
Oct. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 10) 145
H. F. C. Suhr Das Forcieren No. 15, fan with force card more exposed, rushing spectator, dropping cards as out
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 20
Unknown Die Volte, mit einer Hand auszuführen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
  • Neuere Methode
Dec. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 12) 177
Unknown Mexican Turnover
Apr. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 61
Unknown Die Volte, mit den Fingerspitzen einer Hand auszuführen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
  • Aeltere Methode
Related to Nov. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 162
H. F. C. Suhr Die Volte No. 11, no details
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 15
Unknown Das Filieren der Karten
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 17
Unknown Das Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force
Also published here Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Unknown End Grip Top Change
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 18
Unknown Die vier wiedervereinigten Könige No. 22, Kings pushed in four different positions comes to top, four indifferent cards palmed on top of them
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 27
Unknown Der magische Degen No. 2, sword used to stab selection blindfolded, deck scattered on floor, deck switch for short deck when fetching sword
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 4
Unknown Das Colorieren der Karten right thumb goes behind deck and steals card
Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Unknown Das Auflegen der Karten
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Die Kartenpresse No. 7, money press for cards
Related to 1895 Der Kartenkünstler 72
Unknown Die Volte, mit einer Hand auszuführen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
  • Aeltere Methode
Related to Nov. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 161
Unknown Das Nennen jeder Karte im Spiel oder das bezauberte Messer borrowed pocket knife stabbed into borrowed deck, performer repeatedly names card above knife, bottom card glimpsed and slipped to stabbed spot
Jan. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 9
Unknown Das Auflegen der Karten continuation of explanation
Related to Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Forcieren der Karten oder die gezwungene Wahl introduction comments to classic force
Related to Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 20
Unknown Das Escamotieren einer Karte
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Experto credite! named card is missing from new and sealed deck, with risky psychological force, out with card index and deck switch
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 230
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die neue dreifache Verwandlungskarte card changes two times, ends with unprepared card since a cover slide is palmed off
Inspired byRelated to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Die Renommier-Volte one-handed flourish pass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 5
Unknown Das Forcieren mehrerer Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
forcing multiple cards one after the other
Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 18
Unknown Der Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler spectator touches card named by performer in face-down fan, under-the-fan force with bottom card dragged to other side
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 38
Unknown Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force
Related toAlso published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 14
Unknown Das fächerartige Mischen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
fan shuffle, false
Sep. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 131
Unknown Deck Switch Subtlety adding a card and showing it by accident, switched-in deck has same card on face
Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 93
Unknown The american strong trick
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 16
Unknown Abziehen einer Karte The Slip, from top to bottom or from center to bottom
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 17
Unknown Die italienische Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
false fan shuffle
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 2
Unknown Das bezauberte Messer spectator stabs knife into shuffled deck, performer names card, bottom card slipped into position
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 28
Unknown Faced Deck Packet Switch top cards switched by secretly turning deck over
Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 25
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster On Memorized Deck & Applying Controlled Shuffle using the controlled shuffle to set-up for "Die künstliche Reihenfolge"
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown II. Methode greek shuffle
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 20
Unknown Das Mischen und gleichzeitige Ordnen der Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
open mixing procedure which stacks cards, for game Écarté
Aug. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 114
Unknown Table Spread Force brief, force card a bit more exposed
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 12
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Servante deck switch with servante behind chair
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 176
Unknown Dummy Card in Handkerchief faking presence of deck while it is switched
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Französische Methode corner crimp
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 132
Unknown Das wiederholte Forcieren ein und derselben Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
forcing the same cards to multiple spectators, general card application
May 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 66
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die verschwundene Karte card selected and returned out of hands, yet it disappears from deck
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 83
Unknown Das schräg oder conisch beschnittene Spiel stripper deck, red black application, also all four suits
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 128
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer further designs for deck holders that can be attached to a table or chair, and a holder for body loading, deck vanish via pull
Related to Mar. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 3) 42
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer card holder at table edge or behind prop, for switching deck
Related to Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 25
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Chicagoer Kartendruckerei end grip, for one or multiple cards, with display choreography
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 7
Unknown Das Abziehen einer Karte The Slip, from top to bottom or from center to bottom
Also published here Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 81
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Maskiertes Escamotieren selection palmed into right hand from top of left-hand packet as right-hand packet is replaced
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 13
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - I. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
single and multiple top palm, cover actions
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 179
Carl Willmann Das Forcieren der Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
continuation of explanation, importance of wording (take a card vs. choose a card)
Related to Apr. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 49
Unknown False Count overcounting by starting to verbally count once the first few cards have been counted off
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 15
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen deck shuffled by a (real) controlled Charlier Shuffle type procedure, with tables how the order changes, 32 or 52 cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 113
Unknown Das Filieren der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 6
Unknown Die Kartenpresse money press for cards
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 202
Carl Willmann Das Forcieren der Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
on the classic force
Related to Mar. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 3) 33
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Klammer deck switch using holder at body
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 177
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Einzig unfehlbare Manier, um vom Publikum gemerkte Karten zu erraten strange force of fourth card from top
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 29
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler on cheaters, cheating
Sep. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 132
Unknown Bottom Block Cover Pass no details, type of pass unclear
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 15
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 1. first application, ten cards shuffled, yet they stay in order, using shuffle that recycles after seven executions
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 119
Unknown III. Methode confusing description
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 21
Unknown I. Methode for single card
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 20
Unknown Rouge et Noir card riffled through are all red, then all black, small incomplete faro condition for impromptu svengali deck principle
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 69
Unknown Die Volte mit zwei Händen several handlings (similar to Decremps), also as half pass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 1
Unknown Falsches Mischen tabled cuts in multiple packets that retain cyclical order, methods for up to five packets
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 19
Unknown III. Methode confusing description
Also published here May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 130
Unknown Das falsche Mischen - Die französische Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Charlier type shuffle to control only one card
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 2
Unknown Kolorieren der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 14
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster La carte échappée transferring a card to bottom half via The Slip
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 18
Unknown Deck Vanish by palming whole deck, ditch in pocket
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 180
Unknown Umschlagen einer Karte air-pressure turnover
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 22
Unknown II. Methode greek shuffle
Also published here May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 130
Unknown Italienische Methode crimp along center, single card or full deck
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 131
Unknown The american strong tric
Also published here Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 66
Unknown Das Verwandlungsbuch using a book to switch cards or flat things, card case prop alternative
Apr. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 62
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler ending of article
Related to July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 103
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Gezwungene Wahl magician's choice from 32 cards and layout on table
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 121
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The Flying Card card thrown in air comes back, on thread tied to ceiling
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 73
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - II. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
bottom change with different cover actions, also a top change cover
Nov. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11) 162
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - I. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
grip change
Oct. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 10) 146
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Psychological Force showing one card a bit longer
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 82
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Double Deal top and bottom removed simultaneously at penultimate count and bottom card dropped on deck so it appears at next number
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 70
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler about naturally marked cards
Related to June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 93
Unknown Das teilweise Mischen eines Spieles "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
bottom stock preserved, a bit crude
July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 98
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Forcieren der Karten with psychology
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 9
Unknown Greek Shuffle kind of fake side-faro shuffle
Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 68
Unknown Das Escamotieren einer Karte
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 12
Unknown Das falsche Mischen continuation of description
Related to May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 129
Unknown Die geheimnisvollen Würfel
  • two dice thrown and sum counted to repeatedly until deck is divided in two halves, they're separated in red and black
  • red and black separation by performer without dice but crimp or punch instead
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 110
Unknown Corner Crimp
Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 85
Unknown Das falsche Mischen tabled cuts in multiple packets that retain cyclical order, methods for up to five packets
Related toAlso published here Apr. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 113
Unknown Die Volte mit einer Hand speed suggestion: at least twenty-five to thirty passes per minute
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 3
Unknown Das Forcieren einer Karte, ohne das Spiel zu halten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
classic force from spread on a tray, card more exposed, Willmann recommends older people as spectators, with an out (performer claims he has seen the card)
June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 83
Unknown Moisture Palm card clings to hand when pressed on top of tabled deck
Aug. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 115
Unknown Das Forcieren einer Karte mit einer Hand "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
one-handed, force card more exposed
Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 17
Unknown Auflegen der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 13
Carl Willmann Karten-Servante servante on table or behind chair
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 10
Unknown Das Schleifen der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 8
Unknown I. Methode for single card
Also published here May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 130
Unknown Friction Toss
1897 New Era Card Tricks 106
Unknown Der neue magische Kartenkreis "by H. Sch., Dresden", two predictions in envelopes, three dice rolled to get two numbers, counted to in a circle of cards, both predicted, Q-principle
June 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 170
Unknown Push-Back Count
1897 New Era Card Tricks 102
Unknown Das Vertauschen der untersten Karte des Spieles "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
fingers should not be moistened
Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 131
Unknown Die gedachte Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
cards quickly spread in front of the spectator, only force card shown clearly, think-a-card force
Aug. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8) 114
Unknown Double Lift
1897 New Era Card Tricks 87
Unknown For One Card controlling top card or bottom and top card
1897 New Era Card Tricks 46
William E. Robinson New Thought Card Sleights
  • First Method (fanning before the spectator's eyes)
  • Second Method (face-up classic force behind back)
  • Third Method (springing from hand to hand)
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 34
Unknown The Mexican Turn Over
1897 New Era Card Tricks 22
Unknown The Glide
1897 New Era Card Tricks 42
Unknown Das Rauschen mit den Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
riffle sound with fingers at right side of deck, or with left thumb
Related to Nov. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 163
Unknown The Top Change
1897 New Era Card Tricks 18
Unknown False Shuffles - The Cut cutting in two, three, four or five piles while retaining the cyclic order
1897 New Era Card Tricks 44
Buatier de Kolta The Buatier Palm
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 31
Unknown The Card Servante behind chair or similar
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 149
Adrian Plate The Excelsior Change "Palm Change"
1897 New Era Card Tricks 22
Unknown Visible Transformation as deck is dropped on table, air pressure turnover
1897 New Era Card Tricks 43
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - III. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
Unknown The New Glimpse
  • First Method (below break)
  • Second Method (random card in center via partial Charlier pass)
  • Third Method (during insertion of selection, two handlings)
1897 New Era Card Tricks 37
Unknown The Brass Card Box prop
1897 New Era Card Tricks 141
Unknown Die absichtlich verzögerte Volte "by Dr. K. in L.", delaying the pass by marking the position with a wide or long card first and tabling the deck
Aug. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8) 116
Alexander Herrmann The Herrmann Pass with two cover actions
1897 New Era Card Tricks 10
Unknown Top Palm Replacement as deck is pushed forward
1897 New Era Card Tricks 50
Unknown Dem Spiel entnommene und in der Hand bergende Karten wieder auf das Spiel zu bringen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
palm replacement, taken deck from hand to hand, scooping up tabled deck
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 99
Unknown La carte tournée card vanishes into back palm
Oct. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 49
Unknown The Revolution air pressure turnover
1897 New Era Card Tricks 43
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - II. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
top palm into kind of clip palm with thumb against first finger
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
Carl Willmann Taking Palmed Card out of the Pocket finesse, dropping it in first, then widening pocket and taking it out with fingertips
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 99
Unknown Die Abhebe-Karten bridging both halves in opposite direction
Dec. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 12) 181
Charlier Shuffling the Entire Pack Charlier Shuffle
1897 New Era Card Tricks 46
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - VIII. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
one-handed spring palm, with count, sometimes credited to L'Homme Masqué
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 67
Charlier The Charlier Pass
1897 New Era Card Tricks 13
Unknown Die halbe Volte oder "Das Teilen des Spieles" "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
bottom half passed reversed to bottom
Related to Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 132
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - VII. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
left first finger pushed cards back which are stolen into right hand thumb palm, also as (repeated) color change
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 52
Unknown Corner Crimp
1897 New Era Card Tricks 54
Unknown Multiple Bottom Change no details
1897 New Era Card Tricks 190
Unknown Improved Cards Read Behind The Back shuffled pack, order called out from behind back, with finesse
1897 New Era Card Tricks 67
Unknown Card to Center top card travels to center, replacing palmed packet
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 20
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - IV. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 4
Unknown Double Lift brief
1897 New Era Card Tricks 44
Unknown The Force with out, included one-handed version
1897 New Era Card Tricks 16
Unknown Air Pressure Turnover
Oct. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 151
Unknown The Bottom Change
1897 New Era Card Tricks 19
Unknown The Regular Palm
1897 New Era Card Tricks 29
Unknown The Lost Found performer removes sets of four cards from behind back and asks whether selection is among them, once the spectator says yes the card is located, estimation of position of card
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 71
Unknown Drehvolte half pass, brief
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 53
Unknown Deck Switch profonde pocket
1897 New Era Card Tricks 62
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - V. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
one-handed multiple top palm, crude positioning
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 20
Unknown The Bridge
1897 New Era Card Tricks 40
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Concert- oder Kunst-Volte one-handed flourish pass, rubber-banded halves to make it easier
May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9) 136
Unknown The Flying and Obedient Card wide distance boomerang card, thread
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 194
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - VI. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
cards slightly outjogged, right fingers press on them
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 35
Unknown The Mechanical Card Box prop
1897 New Era Card Tricks 139
Unknown The Double Handed Pass
1897 New Era Card Tricks 7
Unknown One-Hand Fan
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 68
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs, spectator holds deck as it is riffled, non-index cards used here
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