2,079 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks / Deck
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Henri Decremps Forcing from a forcing deck, no specific method
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 299
Unknown Three Cards Repeating Forcing Pack
1876 Modern Magic 125
Unknown A Card having been Chosen and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to Produce the Chosen Card instantly in various ways long card or stripper deck, see following tricks
1876 Modern Magic 62
Unknown Forcing Pack one way or three way
1876 Modern Magic 23
Unknown To Change Four Cards, drawn haphazard, and placed on the table, into Cards of the same Value as a Single Card subsequently chosen by one of the Spectators optional forcing pack
1876 Modern Magic 102
Unknown To change a drawn Card into the Portraits of several of the Company succession
1876 Modern Magic 115
Unknown A Card having been drawn and returned, and the Pack shuffled, to place on the Table six Rows of six Cards each, and to discover the chosen Card by a throw of the Dice
1876 Modern Magic 116
Unknown To Let all the Cards fall, save the One Chosen long card or stripper deck
1876 Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Change a Card drawn haphazard to the Chosen Card long card or stripper
1876 Modern Magic 63
Unknown To Pick out the Card,the Pack being placed in a Person's Pocket stripper or with palm
1876 Modern Magic 62
Unknown Biseauté or Tapering Cards
1876 Modern Magic 60
Professor Hoffmann To Force Three Cards together three force cards repeat abcabcabc...
1889 Tricks with Cards 15
Unknown The Diminishing and Dissolving Cards two versions
1889 Tricks with Cards 148
Unknown Multiple Selection Routine five cards in five different ways
1889 Tricks with Cards 206
Unknown "Forcing" Packs one-way & three-way
1889 Tricks with Cards 14
Unknown To discover a Chosen Card by the Throw of a Pair of Dice forcing pack
1889 Tricks with Cards 92
Unknown, Prof. M. Verbeck "Stop!" "Three Cards having been drawn by Three different Persons, to make them appear at such Numbers in the Pack as the Drawers or any other Person my select"
three-way or two-way forcing pack
1889 Tricks with Cards 125
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell to produce coins, see also page 194 for other model
1889 Tricks with Cards 193
Unknown Tricks with Biseauté Cards - The Attractive Power of Gold three selections come to bottom of three piles, then to bottom of pack after shuffle, presented with coins, stripper deck
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 43
Unknown Longs and Shorts long and short deck for locating cards with deck switch between selection and replacement
1889 Tricks with Cards 38
Unknown Electric Deck with ribbon, only mentioned
1889 Tricks with Cards 34
Unknown Reversing the Selection stripper deck, two methods
1889 Tricks with Cards 40
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell for handkerchief
1889 Tricks with Cards 195
Unknown Blindfold Location multiple cards by touch
1889 Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown To pick out a Chosen Card under a Handkerchief long card, stripper or ungaffed
1889 Tricks with Cards 97
Unknown The Pocket-picking Trick selection extracted by feel from deck in spectator's pocket, stripper or long card or ungaffed
1889 Tricks with Cards 45
Unknown "Cornered" Cards whole deck corner-shorted
1889 Tricks with Cards 45
Unknown Biseauté or Tapering Cards red-black application
1889 Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown Marked Cards - To distinguish the Suit of each Card suit-only marking
1889 Tricks with Cards 52
Unknown Various Systems of Card-marking
1889 Tricks with Cards 53
Charlier The Charlier System punch marked deck
1889 Tricks with Cards 55
Unknown "Reading" the Cards multiple cards divined with wand, punch marked deck
1889 Tricks with Cards 58
Charlier Artificial Spiritualism removed cards divined, pile cut off by spectator and number of cards as well as number of pips divined, stacked and punch marked
1889 Tricks with Cards 63
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Protean Pack three selections, "General Pack"
1889 Tricks with Cards 140
Professor Hoffmann To Force three Cards together three cards repeat itself, spectator cuts anywhere
1890 More Magic 13
Unknown A Pack of Cards Transformed into a Handkerchief, and vice versa handkerchief and cards in leather case change places
1890 More Magic 231
Professor Hoffmann To produce Three Cards at any Position in the Pack thought of by Another Person three cards appear consecutively at freely named number
1890 More Magic 38
Unknown To Spring the Cards from the One Hand to the Other (With mechanical pack.), electric deck
1890 More Magic 19
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell
1890 More Magic 232
Unknown To distinguis the Suit of any given Card by Weight cards with glazed back, marked with water marks
1890 More Magic 50
Charlier The Charlier System of Card-Marking punch marked deck
1890 More Magic 66
Charlier Reading the Cards
1890 More Magic 68
Unknown Card Naming when stack has been shuffled, punch deck
1890 More Magic 81
Professor Hoffmann The Mysterious Pairs several spectators remove two cards each and place them face to face, performer receives one card and names the other, then the pairs come together again in the deck
1890 More Magic 84
Unknown To name the Bottom Card of each of Three Heaps of Cards performer divines bottom cards of three piles by making up mathematical rules with other drawn cards
1890 More Magic 88
Unknown All Red - All Black with electric deck
1890 More Magic 20
Unknown Gedankenübertragung - 1. Methode - 1. Experiment mit Karten medium on chair divines selected cards, marked and coded by performer in way he holds the card
Mar. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 3) 39
Unknown Das künstliche Abheben No. 48, performer cuts deck and announces in advance whether he cut to a number or picture card
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 57
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 Changement mehrerer Münzen mit einem Kartenspiel No. 5, deck changes place with three coins, both covered with paper boxes, two deck shells
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 92
Unknown Die Karten in der Brusttasche No. 1, deck placed in breast pocket of spectator, selections from another deck inserted in pocketed deck, performer takes them out by touch, one deck slightly bigger
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 3
Unknown Eine Kartensoirée - 1. Die Kartendressur start of a multi-trick act, flourishes with an electric deck
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
Unknown Durch einen Griff die schwarzen Karten von den roten zu trennen No. 31, deck shown shuffled, colors separated with one cutting action
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Die Gedankenübertragung No. 8, name of chosen cards appears on previously empty slate which is wrapped in newspaper, rope held to forehead of two spectators as comedy prop, mirror writing in chalk on newspaper
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 11
Unknown Die Anziehungskraft des Goldes No. 9, spectator places object on a card, it is the selection
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Errare Humanum est, oder: Niemand kann zählen No. 13, chosen card appears at named number
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 104
Unknown Grande clairvoyance mysterieuse No. 37, spectator choses card from one deck, then magician from another, they match, both decks marked
Related to 1895 Der Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown Grande clairvoyance mystèrieuse two decks, two chosen cards match, decks marked, one in new deck order, second method with Mexican Turnover, third method in which one card is secretly transferred to the other deck at the beginning
Related to Apr. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 60
Unknown Dasselbe Kunststück in anderer Ausführung No. 30, selection found by weighing each card
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 35
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 Das verschwindende Kartenspiel Eine Kartensoirée No. 9
deck vanishes from borrowed hat, long ribbon pours out instead, card triangles attached so they can be fanned, attached to pull
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 44
Unknown Marked Deck Method marking method for back by Wüst
Mar. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 3) 39
Unknown Ein ganzes Kartenspiel in freier Hand verschwinden zu lassen No. 50, deck cut in half with pivot point on pull, fan looks like normal deck, thread into sleeve
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 59
Unknown Das Thaler-Kartenspiel "oder Die durch ein Kartenspiel spazierenden Thaler"
deck placed on glass and covered with handkerchief, coin penetrates through deck into glass or flies invisibly into glass
June 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 90
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card thought of and removed from new deck and noted on piece of paper, shuffled back and deck distributed on floor, stabbed with optionally borrowed sword
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 138
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope index
Related to Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 99
Unknown Karten-Etui deck placed in a case vanishes or transforms into silk, etc.
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 201
Unknown Card to Spectator's Pocket Menetekel deck without short cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 78
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das mysteriöse Würfelchen selection in deck, deck dealt into six piles, spectator throws die which identifies the pile with the selection
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 231
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler ending of article
Related to July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 103
Unknown Kartenspiel und Würfel card chosen and lost, six piles made by performer, spectator throws die and the number indicates the pile with the selection
  • 1. Ausführung (six banks of the same six cards each, separated by wide cards)
  • 2. Ausführung (ungaffed)
Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 67
Unknown Nennen mehrerer gezogener Karten cards chosen, then deck switched and cards returned, cards identified because they are twice in deck or because one deck is short
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown The Cards that Cannot be Replaced cards that are replaced slide out again by themselves
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Max Berol Control via Strippers two decks, concave and convex, belly strippers, deck switched after selection, cards controlled, or for a later force, ...
Sep. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 133
Unknown Einfacher Kartensteiger deck shell
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Der pneumatische Kartensteiger rubber ball at end of houlette, when pressed the air pressure shoots out the selections
Oct. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 27
Unknown Der Kartensteiger in der Hand back card pushed up with two fingers, also with deck in which a hole is in the top half of the deck so the card rises from the center
Variations Nov. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11) 165
Unknown Mundus vult decipi card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cards
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 77
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it
Also published here Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 100
Carl Willmann Zum Geheimnis der Falschspieler about naturally marked cards
Related to June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 93
Unknown Marked Wüstsches Deck
Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 84
Unknown Die Kartendressur
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 167
Unknown One-Way Deck short comment
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 11
Unknown Die Macht des Goldes spectator places coin on card, it's the selection, two methods
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Die gleichen Karten forcing decks, one-way up to four-way
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 126
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card stabbed on floor, control with short deck and deck switch
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Unknown Das breitbeschnittene Spiel short deck
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 127
Unknown Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 129
Unknown Die mysteriöse Verbindung deck vanishes (via pull in sleeve) and is reproduced from spectator's pocket as a festoon with all cards tied to a string
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 152
Unknown Das zweifach präparierte Kartenspiel deck with more than one preparation, marked and stripper for example
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 130
Unknown Das schräg oder conisch beschnittene Spiel stripper deck, red black application, also all four suits
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 128
Unknown Die springenden Karten cards jump or rise out of (gaffed) deck
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
Unknown Die Unzertrennlichen deck shown mixed and taken under a handkerchief, performer brings out all fours-of-a-kind one after the other, two methods (stacked stripper deck, deck switch)
Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 83
Unknown "Das Verwandlungsspiel" deck shown normal, than it changes into duplicates of one picture card, than another, then back to normal
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle, unsichtbare Uhrwerk half the deck cut out so the center cards can rise from deck
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 206
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis descensus Averno reads impractical
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 217
Unknown Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork rising card deck
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 216
Unknown Das langbeschnittene Spiel narrow deck
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 127
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope index
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 225
Unknown Das sich in Blumen verwandelnde Kartenspiel deck to spring flower bouquet
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 172
Unknown Ein Tuch verwandelt sich in ein Kartenspiel silk to deck of cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Unknown Undoing Riffle Shuffle with Stripper
1897 New Era Card Tricks 55
Unknown Das Verwandlungs-Kartenspiel transformation deck with divided duplicates on one side and normal faces on the other side à la Hofzinser, can be shown normal, then all-alike for one selection then another and then normal again
June 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 84
Unknown Das präparierte Kartenspiel "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
making a stripper deck, applications: finding selections, Aces or separating reds and blacks
Oct. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster, Soltau Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
new method to mark the backs of the Wüst backs
June 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 161
Eduard W. Lufa Zur Markierung der Karten marking method, marks for suit and value closer together for quicker reading
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 37
Unknown The Eclipsed Pack of Cards fan of cards thrown in air vanishes
1897 New Era Card Tricks 269
Hugo Schrader Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
fully edge-marked deck
Related toVariations May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 10) 145
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Applications for Edge-Marked Deck also "Magisches Kartenspiel"
locating named card in squared deck and bringing it to top or bottom, identifying removed card
Inspired by July 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 16
Unknown Second Method hole in half the pack
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 204
Unknown Ne Plus Ultra - First Method pile of cards removed, noted and placed on pack, after some dealing procedure, the performer divines the cards in face-down layout, also alternative with marked deck or stripper, "quadrating" (p. 50)
Also published here 1897 New Era Card Tricks 48
Unknown Marvelous Coincidence two selections from two decks match, double facer deck
Related toAlso published here 1897 New Era Card Tricks 158
Unknown Grande Clairvoyance Mysterieuse two cards chosen from two decks match, three methods
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 167
Unknown Das Kartensortieren performer sorts the shuffled into number and court cards without looking at the faces, using the principle that picture cards have more ink on them that (in those days) clings to the card underneath, impromptu rough-smooth
Nov. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 65
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks (glued or sewn in a way that they can be slightly spread and riffled)
Also published here Nov. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11) 166
H. F. C. Suhr Forcing Deck obtaining a forcing deck by asking a card company for a deck of discards of one value
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 72
Unknown Das magische Kartenspiel fully edge-marked deck, divining missing card or reversed card
Related to June 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 87
Unknown Stripper Vanish selection shuffled back by spectator, deck covered with handkerchief, handkerchief pulled away and reversed stripper card secretly stripped out and removed with handkerchief
Also published here 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 96
Unknown Die verschwundene Karte und das dreifache Couvert No. 15, free selection vanishes from deck under handkerchief cover, reappears in nest of envelopes, envelope index in coat pockets
Related to 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 94
Unknown Die Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler No. 1, deck in glass held by spectator, three selected cards rise one by one, clockwork in fake deck
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 60
Unknown Forcing from Three-Way Deck having card selected from top, center and bottom, or cutting deck into three piles instead
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 60
Unknown Fin de Siècle No. 12, card chosen, deck cut in as many packets as the spectator wishes, selection appears at named number in a chosen packet
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 86
Unknown Die Geisterschrift in Verbindung mit "Hypnose à la Hansen" No. 5, card chosen and pushed into book, name of chosen card and page numbers appear on previously empty slates, book with same page numbers on every double page
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 120
Eduard W. Lufa Halt! three cards selected, card dealt into hat one by one, each spectator says stop during the deal and the performer is holding the spectator's selection at that moment, second deck cut into four piles, one pile selected and all its cards predicted in envelope, then first deck changes into one-way force deck of each of the three selections one by one
Oct. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 147
Unknown Das non plus ultra-Kunststück part two of translation, with marked and stripper deck variants
Related to June 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6) 83
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde No. 13, deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks
Also published here 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 88
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das wunderbare Kartenspiel "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste III."
entire deck changes into duplicates of three selections one after the other
Also published here Apr. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 50
Carl Willmann Der pneumatische Kartensteiger houlette on stick, spectator blows into stick and selection rises one by one, deck with hollowed out section
Nov. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11) 162
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVIII. Prädestination (Vorherbestimmung)
1. Die Karten (prediction of chosen pile, cards can be divined, Koran type)
2. Die Blumen (name of chosen flower appears on paper in sealed envelope, half forcing deck)
1902 Moderne Magie 174
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVI. Trifolium 1. Das verwandelte Kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. Das plötzlich erscheinende Seidentuch (silk appears)
4. Seidentüchlein auf Reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. Die magischen Knoten (knotted silks unknot)
1902 Moderne Magie 164
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIV. Telepathie 1. Die Geisterschrift (slates, multiple versions, total of chosen number appears)
2. Die Fernschrift (message appears on paper sealed in envelope, remote writing)
3. Die Rosenverwandlung (rose changes from red to white, red writing appears on paper)
4. Das spiritistische Kartenspiel (deck appears under box and vanishes again, hollow card deck imitation)
1902 Moderne Magie 146
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Aus dem papierenen Königreich card is balanced on hat, deck is divided into two glasses and card floats from glas to glas, two cards are placed under two plates and the cards change places, selection is placed inside a book and performer shows envelope with miniature duplicate with correct page number and part of the text on that page written on it
1. Die Karten-Balance
2. Die Karte als Königin der Luft (with assistant)
3. Die Kartenwanderung
4. Eine magische Hypnose
1902 Moderne Magie 80
S. W. Erdnase Prepared Cards information and opinion
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 15
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork in deck for rising card
Related toVariations Aug. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8) 116
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit mechanischen Karten three cards chosen, Kings comes out and takes a bow (animation gaff), Queen sinks back down and comes up again (weight in card), third card is missing a corner which reappears visibly, fourth card rises reversed and visibly turns over
July 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 98
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk part two
Related to Sep. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 9) 132
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger in der Hand gaffed block with knob on back that can be pulled down with a finger so a card is pushed out
May 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5) 67
Carl Willmann Mephisto's Kartenspiel deck put on top of wine glass, wine comes out of deck and fills glass
Aug. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8) 115
Ben-Zur Das Band der Sympathie spectator stops performer's deal right at selection, spectator pulls ribbon at performer's wrist to indicate stop
Mar. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 37
Carl Willmann Jetzt! stop trick with three cards, triple forcing deck
Aug. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 120
Emil Clauß Zum Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk routine for mechanical clockwork rising cards
Inspired by Sep. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 131
Theodore DeLand Third Method deck shuffled by spectators and several remove a card, they're replaced and divined, index with hole throughout deck (x-ray deck)
1909 The Art of Magic 166
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke (Zweite Ausführung) card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of card
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 82
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der Gedanke two decks on table, spectator removes thought-of card from other deck
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 53
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das wunderbare Kartenspiel entire deck changes into duplicates of three selections one after the other
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 148
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke performer tables card, spectator thinks card from another deck, it disappears and the prediction card on table is correct
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 78
Unknown To change a drawn Card into the Portraits of several of the company in succession picture cards change into portraits of spectators
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 112
Unknown The Pocket-Picking Trick card located in spectator's pocket
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 105
Carl Willmann Rising Cards mechanical deck
Related to 1911 Later Magic 709
Joseph Michael Hartz The Automatic Rising Cards mechanical deck with wheels
Also published here 1911 Later Magic 703
Carl Willmann Rising Cards mechanical deck
1911 Magical Titbits 168
Joseph Michael Hartz The Automatic Rising Cards mechanical deck with wheels
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 163
Dr. Ford Rogers Rough-Smooth as Haptic Cue
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 71
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Trance No. 26, four cards removed from thirty-two-card deck and put in envelope, lights out, when lights are back on the names of cards are written on envelope
Variations 1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 70
Charles T. Jordan Change Your Mind? No. 27, one of two cards thought-of, replaced, found
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 72
Charles T. Jordan The Premo No. 3, card located after three riffle shuffles, interlocking chains, optional with marked deck or blindfolded
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 17
Charles T. Jordan, William McGrew Speaking of Pink Elephants No. 8, named card changes back color, then the whole deck, card spelled to, card travels from one half to the other, red-blue peek deck cards
1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 16
Stanley Collins Deck Switch with case, shell
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 29
Charles T. Jordan Reverse English on the X-Ray No. 5, x-ray deck openly shown, card from another deck inserted, spectator looks through hole at index, card predicted, repeated
1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 12
Charles T. Jordan Divino No. 5, deck dealt into two piles, card at position in one half remembered, deck pocketed, number named, card at that position is selection
Related to 1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 11
Charles T. Jordan A Unique Reverse No. 4, thought-of picture card reverses itself in the deck, using cards glued back-to-back at one end with one cut short
1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 10
Dr. Ford Rogers Peek Deck Cards
1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 6
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked, siamesa
VariationsAlso published here 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Edward Bagshawe A "Spirit Divination" Mystery name of card appears on empty paper
1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 42
Edward Bagshawe Perambulating Pasteboards hat covered with handkerchief, cased deck put in container, it vanishes from there (black shell), cards removed from hat in string, case also in hat
1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 32
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Half Forcing Stack half of the cards have same value to force a number
1926 Magische Miniaturen 58
Jack Merlin Mechanical Forcing Packs one way forcing deck, three way forcing deck, svengali pack, Evans Brown Triple-Force Pack
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 23
Eric F. Impey One Ahead deck from blue deck put out as prediction, matches card that spectator choses from red deck, red/blue double backer
1931 Try This One 3
Theodore Annemann Psychic Sympathy two decks, spectator cuts his deck and looks at one, performer removes same card from his deck, trick is repeated. Two methods
1931 The Book Without A Name 27
Ralph W. Hull Bicycle Marking System
Variations 1932 "Eye-Openers" 17
Ralph W. Hull Single Card Wonder Prediction spectator shuffles deck, names number and card at that position is predicted, re-deal force
1932 "Eye-Openers" 17
Victor Farelli Suggestions reversing the deck for stripper or one-way deck
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 68
Al Baker The Impossible Discovery forcing deck, two deck switches
Variations 1933 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 83
Al Baker "Say When!" two cards, partial forcing deck
Related to 1933 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 91
Tommy Tucker A 26 Card Mystery thirteen cards in handkerchief, selected cards to determine number of cards to travel, variation with half forcing deck
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 16
Theodore Annemann Call Me Up Sometime person calls during the show and names the card someone selected
1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 2
Tom Sellers Named Card and Slates named card vanishes from box and reappears between slates
1934 Card Tricks That Work 13
Al Baker Unsight and Unseen finding two chosen cards in pocket, short pack
Variations 1935 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 110
Theodore Annemann Just the Same Alike two cards selected from two decks are the same, selection process from one deck complicated with four piles and die
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 41
Theodore Annemann A Daffy Discovery pocketed card is revealed through other cards, optional forcing bank
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 46
Unknown Forcing Decks
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 25
Laurie Ireland Hints for Amateurs on Forcing Cards third forcing deck
1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 2
Louis Lam It Pays to Advertise "Advertising stunts every magician must use", playing card with business information on front is forced via Svengali Deck
1935 Would You Believe It? 19
Theodore Annemann Get It! deck is handed to three spectators in the dark, everyone selects a card and when the light is on again, performer reveals all three cards
1935 Mental Bargain Effects 15
Theodore Annemann Four Aces on the Stage with four spectators on stage, three extra aces, short deck
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 60
Herbert Brooks Tip for Named Card From the Pockets "Thoughts in General"
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Unknown The Expanding and Diminishing Cards in several stages, vanish finale
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 118
Jean Hugard The Marked Card Principle
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 26
Unknown A Card Prediction card at named number predicted
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 26
Theodore Annemann Notaria chosen card and diagram are divined/duplicated, forcing deck, center tear
Related to 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 165
Unknown To Separate the Red Cards from the Black basic stripper deck application
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 263
Ralph W. Hull The Fourteen Deck set-up to force the number fourteen that can be shuffled, rough-smooth
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 299
Unknown Svengali Mindreading svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 254
Michael F. Zens Zens' Miracle Pocket to Pocket Trick three chosen cards, envelopes, repeating set-up deck
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 298
Henry Christ The New Spell Me twelve card set-up or four sets of douplicates
Inspired byRelated to 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 249
Unknown Passing a Card Through a Table basic stripper deck application
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Unknown Finding a Card in Any Position basic stripper deck application
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Unknown Card from Spectator's Pocket deck put in spectator's pocket, cards located therein, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Unknown Svengali Clairvoyance blindfolded assistant says stop to find selection, svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 252
J. F. Orrin Card and Number Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Unknown Card and Plate card is caught with plate out of shower of cards, wax on card, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 271
R. M. Jamison Touch blank cards variation, deck of blank backed cards, small-packet suggestion
Variations 1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 48
Unknown Simple Effects 3. svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 247
J. F. Orrin One in Four Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 259
Unknown Satan's Mail card to envelope, sticking to it with wax, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Three Heaps deck cut in heaps, top card jumps around, svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 249
Unknown Red or Black deck of all black cards becomes all red, face-up face-down alternating cards as impromptu rough-smooth principle
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 231
Unknown Stop me at Any Time stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 274
Unknown Card Spelling Deluxe very fair, deck with four duplicate sets of twelve different cards
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 64
Unknown Companionable Kings kings come together in middle after spectator's shuffling, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Unknown Simple Effects 2. svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 247
Unknown A Divination Effect pocketed cards are named, stripper deck and full deck stack
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 277
William Larsen Self Working Mystery spectator takes card and its value leads to previous selection, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 196
Glenn G. Gravatt Coincidence Mene Tekel two cards chosen from different decks match, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 260
Unknown "Stripper" Stabbing stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Turned Card air pressure turnover, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Ralph W. Hull Mirage Deck deck changes in duplicates of selection, svengali/mirage deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 253
Ralph W. Hull The Mirage Principle svengali pack with rough-smooth principle and cards are short and also narrow
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 253
Unknown Another Diachylon Force like sticky svengali
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 107
Al Baker Impossible Card Discovery forcing deck, two deck switches
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 284
Theodore Annemann Get it in the Dark three cards chosen in dark room are divined, three forcing decks
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 297
Ralph W. Read, Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Original "Stop" Trick three selection, three-bank forcing deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 320
Al Baker "Say When" two cards, partial forcing deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 322
Theodore Annemann Two Card Slate Prophecy two cards divined and written on slates, stacked deck and forcing deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 348
Lu Brent The Siamese Svengali Pack twenty-six glued pairs
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 254
Theodore Annemann Two Cheating Mysteries two-way-force deck
  • fair stop and count-down trick with two selections
  • one-handed location in hat
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 176
Theodore Annemann Mind or Muscle two cards located in spread, third card named, stacked deck and forcing deck
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 237
Charles T. Jordan One Ahead mexican turnover prediction with red-blue double backer
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 284
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects
Related toVariations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 177
Unknown A Prearranged Pack of Cards that can be Shuffled long-short deck with pairs that fit together via Si Stebbins system
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Unknown Naming the Cards cutting to named cards (named by performer), stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Robert Parrish The Real Coincidence Trick two decks in performer's and spectator's pocket, cards removed - they're the same
1937 You'd be Surprised 9
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate
1937 You'd be Surprised 18
Robert Parrish Selective Card In Pocket selection travels into a pocket selected by spectator, variation with spectator's pocket instead
1937 You'd be Surprised 35
Charles T. Jordan Sympathetic Numbers coincidences with number ten, Tens show up, cut off packet are ten cards, ..., stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 278
Unknown Lifting Any Number of Cards Called For - No. 2 stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 277
Unknown Flying Card card from deck to small packet, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 273
Theodore Annemann The Ambitious Card end stripper deck
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 282
Jean Hugard The Svengali Deck introduction and history
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 245
Unknown The Cards and the Dice card located via number on die, svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 252
Unknown Think of a Card a selection travels next to another thought-of card, svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 250
Unknown Any Heap svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 249
Unknown Simple Effects 5. svengali deck as a force
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 247
Unknown Svengali Force a bit complicated, svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 255
Unknown The Four Ace Trick crude aces to pocket, basic application of stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Unknown Rising Card cryptic comment, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 275
Unknown The Captain Card cards in hat are dropped out, selection remains in hat, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 273
Unknown The Shuffled Speller stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 275
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 3. card through table
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown Cards from the Air two cards, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 272
Unknown Selected Cards Pass through a Handkerchief deck on table with handkerchief underneath, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Unknown The Wrapped Pack with knife, svengali deck
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 249
Unknown Reunion two chosen cards come together in pack, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Court Cards finding all court cards, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 1. basic application
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown At Any Number From Pocket stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 268
Rolland Hamblen Blind Man's Bluff about ten selections are located blindfolded
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 289
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 210
Unknown A "Stop" Discovery dribble force with end stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 281
Unknown Magnetized Card cards cling to finger and are dragged out of deck, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Unknown Repeating Card Turnover twenty-six double backers
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 123
Unknown Reversible Cards card alternated face up and down, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 275
Unknown Stripper Center Deal brief, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 275
Unknown Perfect Spelling Trick deck with four duplicate sets of thirteen different cards
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 64
Unknown Reversi three selections turn over, 51 double backers
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 124
Unknown The Blown Card card is apparently blown out of deck, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 266
Unknown End Strippers
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 280
Unknown Card Into Pocket. A Second Method Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Unknown Educated Die rolled number finds card, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 274
Unknown The Prize Winner two decks, one is a svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 252
Charles T. Jordan The Mystery Problem position of selection is predicted, svengali deck with different finish on force cards, ending clean with switch-out
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 251
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 5. basic application, card travels from one pocket to another
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Jean Hugard The Stripper Deck introduction, history and basic handling like controlling freely chosen card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 261
Glenn G. Gravatt The Advantages of the Stripper Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 278
Unknown Svengali Prediction force cards are switched out during trick
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 250
Unknown Card Through Handkerchief stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 268
Charles T. Jordan Just the Reverse card reverses in case, stripper deck
Related toAlso published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 268
Unknown Various Methods of Handling the Pack
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 245
Unknown Three Card Reverse stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 276
E. L. Whitford Red or Black cards are shown all red or black, or all blue backed, then red backed, also rough smooth, end stripper deck
Related toAlso published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 281
Unknown The Four Aces stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 274
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 2. basic application, air pressure turnover
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown Reversed Card svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 249
Unknown Out of the Room Discovery stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Unknown Finding Three Cards stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 276
J. F. Orrin From a Hat finding cards with deck in hat, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Unknown Lifting Any Number of Cards Called For - No. 1 stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 277
Unknown Cutting at a Chosen Card stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 266
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 4. basic application
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Charles T. Jordan Positions Unknown named cards are produced and deck separated into colors, stacked stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 273
Unknown Acrobatic Jacks four jacks come together on top, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 272
Unknown The "Cut" Count cutting exact number of cards, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 267
Unknown The Animated Card card "walks" out of deck, thread and stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 266
Unknown Finding All but a Chosen Card all cards fall out of hand except selection, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Unknown Finding any Number of Selected Cards at Once or Separately basic stripper deck application
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Judson S. Brown A Super-Reverse Problem any card called for reverses itself, invisible deck with waxed pairs
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 335
Glenn G. Gravatt Cards and Slates chosen card appears between two slates, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 260
Unknown Controlling Several Cards with Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Unknown Another Rising Card control to top with stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 271
J. F. Orrin The Pocket Rising Card card rises from breast pocket, thread, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 259