781 entries in Cards / Sleights / False Count
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
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 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 Push-Back Count
1897 New Era Card Tricks 102
Unknown Snapping Sound False Count six as seven in example
1902 The Modern Conjurer 89
A. J. Showing Five as Four counting off cards one by one, last one is double
Dec. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12) 182
Unknown False Count seven as eight, using snap sound
1909 The Art of Magic 49
Stanley Collins False Count removing four as three cards from the deck, milking extra card
1915 Original Magical Creations 27
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 65
Charles T. Jordan Count Steal right hand counts cards from deck in left hand one by one, packet stolen at one point from bottom, also as undercount on p. 19
Also published here 1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 18
Charles T. Jordan Count Transfer as cards are counted into right hand with faces towards audience, one card is moved there behind the scenes
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 18
Unknown Undercount off the top of the deck into right hand
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 22
Ralph W. Hull Slip-Back Count
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 20
Unknown Undercount off the top of the deck into other hand
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 13
Tommy Tucker The New False Count Principle using the Glide
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 15
Unknown Slip Back Count
1934 Card Tricks That Work 10
Laurie Ireland A False Count to be Used when Dealing Off the Deck featuring push-off
Related to 1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 8
Unknown Push-Back Count cards are counted from top of pack, first one is stolen back
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 52
Unknown Snap False Count cards over-counted from top of deck
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 179
Unknown Slip Back Count
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 154
Laurie Ireland The False Count also off the top of the deck
1938 Lessons in Dishonesty 12
Eddie Joseph False Count glide position, similar to a Biddle steal
1939 Strictly Magic 12
Unknown Glide False Count for six-card repeat
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 36
Francis Carlyle The Carlyle False Count I. To Count a Number of Cards Showing Less Than There Are.
II. To Count a Number of Cards as More Than They Really Are.
Related toVariations 1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 15
Unknown d. As a False Table Count on a tabled packet with double deal
1940 Expert Card Technique 16
Unknown A False Count count off more cards from the deck as pretended
1940 Expert Card Technique 415
Unknown False Table Deal buckle undercount on the table
1940 Expert Card Technique 416
Unknown To Deal Four as Three
1940 Expert Card Technique 415
Unknown Buckle Count
1940 Expert Card Technique 255
Eddie Joseph Overcount packet counted from hand to hand
1941 How Gamblers Win 10
Tom Sellers A False Count
1941 Condensed Conjuring 10
Eddie Joseph Undercount last block counted as one
1941 How Gamblers Win 11
Unknown Buckle Count
1942 Deck Deception 21
Unknown Snap False Count cards over-counted from top of deck
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 52
Unknown Direct False Count
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 201
Unknown Slip-Over False Count
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 203
Unknown Put-Back False Count counting cards off a pack
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 204
Unknown Palm-Over False Count into spectator's hand
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 206
Jack Hecht Over-Hand False Count using lift shuffle
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 209
Unknown Pick-Up False Count
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 205
Unknown Glide False Count
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 207
John Booth The Booth False Count
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 224
Stanley Collins Glide False Count based on Collins' four ace routine - sleight
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 227
Unknown The False Count
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 162
Arthur H. Buckley The False Count for More
Related to 1946 Card Control 53
Unknown The False Count for Less
1946 Card Control 55
Arthur H. Buckley The Count (Second Method)
1946 Card Control 91
Dai Vernon, Charlie Miller Buckle Count see credit on page 50
1947 Marlo In Spades 48
Arthur H. Buckley The False Count for More with sound
1948 Principles and Deceptions 152
Unknown Buckle Count
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 58
Frederick Braue Fan False Count glide
1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 11
Dai Vernon The False Count buckle count
1949 Stars of Magic (Vol. 5 No. 3) 82
Dr. Jacob Daley Snap False Count
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1) 105
Dr. Jacob Daley Laydown False Count
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1) 103
Unknown To deal two cards as three off the top of the deck into the right hand
1950 Lucky Aces 6
Unknown To deal four cards as three off the top of the deck into the right hand
1950 Lucky Aces 6
Unknown Buckle Count brief
1950 Lucky Aces 6
Edward Marlo Sleight of Tongue False Count bold
1953 The Cardician 46
Edward Marlo The False Count
Related to 1953 The Cardician 94
Norman Osborn Double Count also "Unlimited Count", five as six with six different faces, double facer
VariationsAlso published here 1953 Unlimited 5
Edward Marlo, Norman Osborn Improved Double Count five as six with six different faces, double facer, see also page 16 for variation
1953 Unlimited 8
Edward Marlo False Fan Group Count off the top of the deck
1953 Unlimited 28
Edward Marlo Impromptu Double Count e.g. seven as ten, cards counted reversed to bottom
1953 Unlimited 30
Edward Marlo The Group Count for More off the top of the deck
1953 Unlimited 29
Edward Marlo Double Count Handling for More cards counted reversed to bottom
1953 Unlimited 31
Edward Marlo One-Hand Buckle Count brief
1953 Unlimited 37
Al Leech False Counts general comments
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 16
Unknown Method 1 a fake-take count
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 16
Dai Vernon Display Count
1954 Stars of Magic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 159
Unknown The Buckle Count
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 17
Unknown Six Card Repeat Count
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 72
Unknown Buckle Count
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 73
"Senator" Clark Crandall One Handed Buckle Count
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 80
Cy Endfield False Count
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part I 60
Cy Endfield, Bill Simon There's Five Aces! four Aces are counted as five as a gag
Related toAlso published here 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 44
Cy Endfield The Buckle Count
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part I 58
Dai Vernon The Buckle False Count
1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 57
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 41
Unknown Buckle Count
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 20
Unknown Glide False Count
1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 29
Edward Marlo Second Example in example: twelve as nine
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 39
Alex Elmsley, Dai Vernon Fingertip Elmsley Count
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 6
Dai Vernon The Buckle Count
  • To count cards onto the table.
  • To count cards into the other hand.
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 86
Dai Vernon The Push-off Count
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 84
Unknown Undercount to Table/Spectator's Hand
1961 Professional Card Magic 145
Unknown Buckle False Count also as ace production
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 46
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 227
Dai Vernon Spreading six Card as five
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 165
Roy Walton Elmsley Count Variation does the same as Jordan Count now
1968 Epilogue (Issue 2) 12
Alex Elmsley Elmsley-Count
1968 Piet Forton Seminar 16
Edward Marlo Flexible Count
1969 HEX! 41
Eddie Joseph Peel Overcount cards peeled off packet held in glide position, bottom cards stolen back
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 16
Edward Marlo Marlo Fakes Out Elmsley vertical handling
1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 181
Francis Haxton Jordan's 4-as-4 Count Jordan Count handling
1970 Epilogue (Issue 10) 75
John Booth Six Card Repeat Count buckle count
1970 Expanded Lecture Notes 8
Allan Ackerman Counting Four as Three
1970 Magic Mafia Effects 30
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count
1971 Reputation-Makers 227
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1971 Second Time Around 76
Henry Christ Riffs of Henry Christ comments on
  • The Count of Elmsley
  • An Unsolved Mystery
  • The Lota Bowl Deck Switch
  • The Challenge
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 253
Roy Walton Jordan Count brief
1971 Cardboard Charades 13
Jack Avis The Siva Count
1971 Epilogue (Issue 11) 82
Alex Elmsley The Ghost Count
1972 Tale Twisters 8
Unknown Hamman Count from Elmsley Position
1972 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1972 Tale Twisters 8
Unknown Veeser Count
1972 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 4
Bob Stencel Counting Four as Five
Related to Dec. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 2) 578
Karl Fulves Double Up using four aces, this is actually page 36A
Related to 1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 36
Sam Schwartz Modified 4-As-4 Count Elmsley Count with displacement at the end
1973 Epilogue (Issue 19) 176
Alex Elmsley, Larry West The Elmsley Count with dollar bills, including variation "The Modified Count"
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 144
Joe DeStefano The Modified Ghost Count break picked up at end
1973 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 5
Karl Fulves Note on Grips
1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 33
Karl Fulves Random Notes (3) Notes on grip and four as five count
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 108
Karl Fulves 3/4 Count only order changes, every card is seen
Variations 1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 111
Jack Avis, Roy Walton Siva Count "show four cards as four, concealing none"
1973 Card Script 11
Karl Fulves The Four As Five Count
1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 23
Karl Fulves Four As Five
Related to 1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 104
Karl Fulves Variation On The Count variation on "Four As Five"
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 106
Unknown Undercount Off the Deck
1973 Epilogue (Issue 18) 168
Unknown Push-Off Count
1973 Notes From Underground 9
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 112) 559
Jeff Busby Two Counts: Four As Four alternative to Jordan Count
Related to 1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 207
Philip T. Goldstein Jordan Count of Five Cards As Five From a Biddle Grip hiding bottom card
1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 6
William Larsen, T. Page Wright False-Count Cover spectator and performer count simultaneously
Also published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 789
Jeff Busby Four As Five four as five with one concealed
1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 208
Jack Chanin True or False
Also published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 99
Karl Fulves Seven As Four false count which ends in a fan of three doubles and a single card
1974 Epilogue (Issue 21) 200
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 181
Karl Fulves Broken Elmsley Count "half count"
Related to 1975 Kannibal Kards 7
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 184
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
1975 Afterthoughts 68
Karl Fulves Editorial Comments credit fight over Marlo regarding Jordan Count, Block Transfers and more
1975 Epilogue (Issue 23) 221
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1975 Some Late Extra Card Tricks 24
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
1975 Card Fare 13
Roy Walton The E.J. Count "Elmsley Jordan", Siva Count, see "Vis à Vis" for credit information
Related to 1975 Card Cavalcade 3 187
Jack Avis The Siva Count
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 187
Karl Fulves Five as Five Count
Related to 1975 Card Fare 53
Francis Carlyle Francis Carlyle False Count tips on the Carlyle false count, not learnable from that description
Related to 1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 23
Karl Fulves The Phantom Count four as three, five as four, ...
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 128
Unknown The Push-Over False Count
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 170
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count (Mechanic's Grip)
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 73
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1976 Innovations (Issue 3) 4
Derek Dingle, Alex Elmsley Derek's Elmsley Count Technique
Also published here 1976 Innovations (Issue 3) 4
Karl Fulves False Counts
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 297
Karl Fulves False Count Notes
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 312
Karl Fulves Block Exchange Count see also notes on page 312
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 308
Karl Fulves The Pop-Switch Hamman Count from normal grip, "Push-Off Packet Switch"
Related to 1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 296
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count without credit
1976 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 159) 792
Philip T. Goldstein, Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count five-for-five from a end grip
1976 Classic Tackler 4
David Bornstein Modified Jordan Count
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #4) 918
Karl Fulves Double Push changing order of eight card packet as it is counted
Related to
  • notes on p. 312
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 299
Bob Veeser, Philip T. Goldstein Half-Veeser Count
1976 Classic Tackler 3
Jerry Andrus Careful Count
1976 Andrus Card Control 54
Jerry Andrus Careful Count No 2 hiding cards
1976 Andrus Card Control 54
Jerry Andrus Canceled Count count, hiding one surface, similar to the ghost count
1976 Andrus Card Control 54
Edward Marlo, Norman Osborn, Jon Racherbaumer Unlimited Count Variation and Display six as seven
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 132
Paul Harris Snap Count audible, two as three
1976 The Magic of Paul Harris 20
John Booth, Dai Vernon Push-Off Count brief
1976 The First California Lecture 2
Harvey Rosenthal Optical Count
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 293
Unknown Gambler's Count Vanish Glide False Count
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 295
Fred Robinson More For Less
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 5) 207
Unknown The Buckle Count
1976 The Big Book of Magic 85
Edward Marlo F.O.E. (Faked Out Elmsley) kind of bluff thing
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 123
Alex Elmsley, Frank Thompson Elmsley Count Handling
1977 Wildcard Miracles 130
Bob Veeser Veeser Count as Elmsley Count alternative from end grip
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 23
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count fingertip or into dealing position
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 41
Unknown The Elmsley Count - Added Comment Elmsley Count as overcount or undercount
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 45
John Murray Open Count showy count doing same as Elmsley Count from end grip
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 51
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1977 Wildcard Miracles 16
Bob Farmer Hamman Count - Farmer Method
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 10) 420
Unknown Biddle Move as Overcount
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 18
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 18
Unknown Another Count hiding bottom of four, end grip, Hamman Count variation
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 25
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 29
Larry Jennings Modified Jordan Count for five cards
1977 Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 27
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 45
Jack Avis The Siva Count five cards as four, center one hidden
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 48
Unknown Buckle Count
1977 Special Effects 84
Doug Alker Three Card Buckle
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 5) 351
Eric Mason Caboodle 5/4 count, showing them all as double backers
Related to 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 1) 461
Jeff Busby Elmsley Count Variation
1977 Back to Back 10
Jack Chanin True or False
Also published here 1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 38
Unknown Buckle Count
1977 Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety 65
Unknown Half Elmsley
Nov. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 126
Alex Elmsley, Bob Farmer False Count four cards, hiding two faces
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 9) 572
Alex Elmsley, Eric Mason Elmsley Count variation
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 607
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1978 The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 8
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1978 A Transatlantic Lecture 9
Jeff Busby 6-as-5 Count Elmsley type
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 1) 1070
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1978 Trick Card Trickery 3
David Britland The Experimental Elmsley Count four cards, two cards hidden
1978 Trick Card Trickery 4
Roger Smith The Five Card Elmsley five as five while hiding one
1978 The Ultimate Card Book No. 4 2
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count brief
1978 Close Up Sorcercy 18
Dominique Duvivier, Brother John Hamman Hamman Count Duvivier handling
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 10) 585
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1978 The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 8
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1978 A Transatlantic Lecture 9
Father Cyprian Discount combination of Flushtration and Hamman Count
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1164
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1978 Loose Ends 20
Unknown Flexible Jordan Count
July 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 74
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1978 The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 8
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1978 A Transatlantic Lecture 9
Karl Fulves The Thot Count alternative for Jordan Count
1978 Transpo Trix 49
Karl Fulves Countless "Counts"
Jordan Count off the deck, taking four cards and hiding one surface
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1163
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1978 Trick Card Trickery 3
Elmer Biddle Biddle Count
Jan. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Bob Farmer Cabungle alternate handling, with application for packet ambitious card sequence
Inspired by 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 511
Elmer Biddle Biddle Count
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 8) 554
Philip T. Goldstein The Snap-Turn Count 2/4
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 614
Ross Bertram False Count
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 74
Ken Krenzel Last Card Push
Related to 1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 247
Ken Krenzel The Pressure Hideout
1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 31
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper Count spectator counts himself
1978 Las Vegas Close-Up 113
Karl Fulves Omega Count seven as five
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 4) 1097
Edward Marlo Marlo's OPEC Count Out of Position Elmsley Count, second card from top is hidden, see also page 371
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 82
Edward Marlo Additional Tips - Opec Count on the OPEC Count, see page 82
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 371
Alex Elmsley Three as Four Elmsley Count
1979 CardMagic 77
Andrew Pargeter Multi Count Technique (Continued) variation for the Elmsley Count, Jordan Count, Siva Count, Eye Count
Related to 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 9) 731
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1979 Cycle! 1
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1979 Snow 1
Karl Fulves Impossible False Counts on count problems that have no good solution
1979 The Topological False Count 4
Martin A. Nash The Hamsley Count Hamman Count Variation from Elmsley grip
1979 Sleight Unseen 299
Andrew Pargeter Multi-Count Technique handling variation
Related to 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 8) 718
Jerry K. Hartman Brainwave Dectet ten-card brainwave, "embellished Hamman Count"
Related to 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 22) 1284
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
1979 Quantum Leaps 17
Unknown The Five-Card Jordan
1979 CardMagic 72
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1979 Cycle! 1
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1979 Snow 1
Jack Avis Siva Count
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 638
Karl Fulves The Contact Count using card with cut-out section in center of one side
1979 The Topological False Count 5
Karl Fulves Continuous Count count with two cards taped together at one side
1979 The Topological False Count 13
Edward Marlo The Flexible Count here as an overcount, also for interlaced vanish
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 77
Edward Victor Eye Count
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 639
Edward Marlo Unlimited Count
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 36
Willane False Counting for Eleven Card Trick
1979 The Chronicles (Issue 14) 1202
Karl Fulves Contact 5-as-4 using card with hole
1979 The Topological False Count 12
Daryl Martinez Elmsely Count Finesse
1980 Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 51
Walt Lees A-4-As-3-Count two show three red cards with just two and hiding two blue cards
1980 The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees 8
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1980 The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees 13
Alex Elmsley, Walt Lees Elmsley Count 3/4, with deck still in the hand
1980 The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees 22
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count
1980 Masque 4
Karl Fulves Outjogged Counts doing Elmsley and Jordan Counts with outjogged card
1980 Color Quik 19
Unknown Description of the Three as Four Elmsley
1980 For Close-Up Magicians' Eyes Only! 43
Karl Fulves The Pop-Switch "Push-Off Packet Switch", Hamman Count from normal grip
Related to 1980 The Chronicles (Issue 25) 1309
Philip T. Goldstein Spirit Count
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 12) 963
Jack Avis Siva Count five as four
1980 John: Verse Two 6
Elmer Biddle Biddle Count
1980 El Manejo de la Carta Doble 15
Edward Marlo Couting Less as More first false count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 124
Edward Marlo To Count Less Cards as More second false count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 128
Edward Marlo Third False Count
Variations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 129
Edward Marlo Fifth False Count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 132
Edward Marlo Sixth False Count only one move needed, re-loading count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 134
Edward Marlo False Count for the Interlaced Vanish
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 139
Edward Marlo Seventh False Count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 140
Edward Marlo The Marfoe Count (Jan. 1977) - First Count three as four, hiding one
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 147
Edward Marlo Second Count Marfoe Count, three as four, optionally hiding one
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 148
Edward Marlo Third Count Marfoe Count, three as five, hiding one
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 150
Edward Marlo Fourth Count Marfoe Count, three as five, hiding one
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 151
Edward Marlo Fifth Count Marfoe Count, three as five
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 151
Edward Marlo Sixth Count Marfoe Count, three as five
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 152
Edward Marlo Seventh Count Marfoe Count, three as six
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 153
Edward Marlo O.K. - Let's Play - Game #1-5 actually Switchless Switch handling, overcount and show the Kings from top of the deck
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 278
Edward Marlo Game #6 - Slip Count show and take Kings from deck while only having three
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 283
Unknown Four as Five Count end grip
1980 Exclusive Card Miracles 29
Unknown False Counting Three Cards as Four
1980 The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 8
Bernard Bilis The Bilis Spread four cards as three
Related to 1980 French Pasteboards 3
Edward Marlo Counting More Cards as Less first false count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 127
Edward Marlo Fourth False Count
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 130
Unknown Push-Off Double Deal from small packet
1980 Exclusive Card Secrets 67
Unknown Push Off False Count thirteen as twelve
1980 The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees 6
Karl Fulves Outjogged 5-as-4 Count
1980 Color Quik 11
Edward Marlo OPEC Technique
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 40
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count
1981 Quasimodo / A Fine Mesh 4
Fred Castle, Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count Technique for doing Elmsley Count with jumbo cards, either horizontally or vertically
1981 Magic With Giant Cards 2
Jack Avis The Elmsley-Jordan Count to Show Four Aces Siva Count basically
1981 Magic With Giant Cards 8
Brother John Hamman, Fred Castle The Hamman Count With Jumbo Cards, modified technique for two versions
1981 Magic With Giant Cards 3
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1981 Quasimodo / A Fine Mesh 4
Unknown Removing Less Cards from Deck
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 48
Unknown Two-as-Three Count showing sandwich, only two cards
1981 More Professional Card Tricks 19
Unknown The Slide Back Count similar to Carlyle's version
Related to 1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Classic Card Routines 12
Dai Vernon The Buckle Count
1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Classic Card Routines 13
Karl Fulves 7-as-5 Count
1981 Octet 59
Unknown Buckle Count brief
1981 Polished Polish Prestidigitation 4
Cy Endfield Buckle Count Variation cards end up in reversed order
Also published here
  • "The Buckle Count" in "The Gen" Vol. 8. No. 5, p. 147
1981 Patrick Page's Cards to Pocket 3
Unknown The Basic Count card drawn into left hand one by one, last card is thick block
1981 Magic from which Memories are Made! 36
Derek Dingle Elmsley Count Variation No. 1
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 37
Derek Dingle Elmsley Count Variation No. 2
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 46
Derek Dingle, Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count Technique
Also published here 1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 78
Derek Dingle Elmsley Count Variation No. 3
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 128
Unknown Elmsley Count with Packet in Hand
1982 Best of Friends 473
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count
1982 The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part II 39
Alex Elmsley, Edward Marlo The Elmsley Count mechanic's grip to mechanic's grip
1982 Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 15
Edward Marlo Additional Ideas - Broken Count Broken Elmsley Count and more broken counts
Variations 1982 Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 22
David Solomon Modified Elmsley Count cards face-down and right hand turns to show faces
1982 Sessions 71
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count
1982 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Grymwyr) 261
Karl Fulves Notes For A Dollar doing false counts with bill between cards and other uses for bills
Related to 1982 Six Impromptu Card Tricks 27
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 86
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
1982 Magia Potagia — Volume II 13
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 159
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count brief
1982 Best of Friends 474
Philip T. Goldstein The Jorback Count concealing one face and two backs, back count meets Jordan
Related to 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 46
Charles T. Jordan The Jordan Count
1982 Exile 2
Jack Avis Siva Count
1982 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 3) 19
Unknown Biddle False Count changing the order
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 13) 247
Jon Racherbaumer, Ken Krenzel The Dissolving Departure with optical illusion to show two as three
1982 Card Finesse 44
Francis Carlyle, Derek Dingle Carlyle False Count Variation
Variations 1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 216
Unknown 2/3 Count Elmsley type
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer)) 2
Brother John Hamman Slip Count Variation
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 55
Michael Skinner Block Pushoff Technique
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 39
Karl Fulves 5-as-5 Count with bill openly between cards
1982 Six Impromptu Card Tricks 23
Christian Scherer Der Scherer Count 1. Die Entwicklung des Scherer count
2. Grundhaltung und Grundgriff
3. Der Scherer count
4. Der Scherer count Variation I
5. Der Scherer count Variation II
1982 Card News '82 3
Christian Scherer Der Scherer Spread 1. Die Entwicklung des Scherer spread
2. Grundhaltung und Grundgriff
3. Der Scherer spread
4. Der Scherer spread Variation I
5. Der Scherer spread Variation II
6. Der Scherer spread Variation II als Falschzählmethode (as false count)
7. Der Scherer spread Variation III
8. Der Scherer spread von 6 als 4 Karten
9. Das Ablegen der Karten aus dem Scherer spread (lay down)
10. Anmerkungen zur Handhabung von spreads und counts
Related to 1982 Card News '82 23
John Ramsay False Count
1982 The Ramsay Finale 52
Hippie Torrales Just A Count Elmsley Count varitiation to show both sides
Nov. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 850
Edward Marlo Elmsley Count from Dealing Position to Dealing Position comment
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 80
Unknown Double-Elmsley-Count with eight cards
1983 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 1) 1162
Philip T. Goldstein The Ghostback Count Elmsley/Flushtration combination from Pinch Grip
1983 MajorMinor 7
Unknown Paused Elmsley Count to hide discrepancy
1983 Facsimile (Issue 1) 8
Alex Elmsley Ghost Count
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 51
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
Aug. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 8) 814
Brother John Hamman, Edward Marlo Hamman Count Variation
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 5
Edward Marlo Latest Count Combination five card Hamman Count version from pinch grip
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 35
Edward Marlo In Lieu of Hammon Switch nine card Hamman Count version from pinch grip
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 36
Brother John Hamman, Philip T. Goldstein Hamman Count variation
1983 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 2) 1172
Brother John Hamman The Hamman Count
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 50
Edward Marlo False Count Spell two unknown Cards are spelled to
1983 Marlo without Tears 60
Larry Taylor The LT Count four as four, one hidden
Dec. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 12) 860
Bob Veeser Veeser Count
1983 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 1) 1161
Edward Marlo Unloading False Count cards counted one by one off deck, card unloaded back on deck, see also Marlo's Magazine 4
1983 Marlo without Tears 61
Edward Marlo Marlo Count Displacement five as four, card extracted with buckling at penultimate count, originally from TOPS
1983 Facsimile (Issue 1) 12
Edward Marlo False Count to Table using deal cop
1983 Marlo's Plus Package 76
Paul Harris Two as Three Count
1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 46
Paul Harris The P.H. Cheapshot Count three snaps heard, two as three
1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 46
Edward Victor Eye Count
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 26) 496
Edward Marlo Non-Saliva Vanish
1983 Marlo without Tears 40
Harry Lorayne "Gem" False Count x cards as x-1, based on Gemini Count
June 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 787
Edward Marlo, Alex Elmsley The OPEC Count Out of Position Elmsley Count, tip
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5
Unknown 4 as 5 Elmsley Count
1984 Cards Hit 14
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count Technique
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 50
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count
1984 Magic from the Parade #1 18
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count brief
Nov. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 11) 990
Philip T. Goldstein Haback Count combination of Hamman Count and Flushtration Count
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 20) 191
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count
1984 The Best of Close-Up Magic 12
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
Feb. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 2) 880
David Evans Double Jordan x as five count, only 3 faces seen
Mar. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 895
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Cont
1984 The Best of Close-Up Magic 177
Charles T. Jordan Jordan Count
1984 Magic from the Parade #1 18
Edward Marlo Marlo Count Displacement five as four, card extracted with buckling at penultimate count, originally from TOPS
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 340
Edward Marlo The Olram Count Olram Subtlety as false count
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 301
Norman Osborn, Philip T. Goldstein Unlimited Count Variation
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 20
Edward Marlo Olram's Hidden Count five as four, one hidden and not displaced
Also published here 1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5
Harry Lorayne "Gem" False Count x cards as x-1, based on Gemini Count
Oct. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 10) 979
Unknown Leaper Count spectator counts himself, cards start reversed
1984 Close-Up to the Point 4
Edward Marlo Olram's Hidden Count five as four, one hidden and not displaced
Also published here 1984 At The Table 133
Eddie Taytelbaum Two Elmsley-Count Variations
June 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 6) 1073
Peter Marshall Flushtrated Elmsley Count
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 59
Unknown Broken Elmsley Count
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 68