2,185 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Four-of-a-Kind/Aces Effects
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Congress of Court Cards with the twelve court cards
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 59
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
Conus To Change the Four Aces, held tightly by a Person into Four Indifferent Cards Conus Aces
1876 Modern Magic 93
Unknown The Queens digging for Diamonds hotel trick with eight cards each and story presentation
Also published here 1889 Tricks with Cards 82
Conus Conus' Ace Trick
1889 Tricks with Cards 107
Unknown Four-of-a-kinds deck is dealt in thirteen piles, value named, one pile is removed that consists of all those cards
1889 Tricks with Cards 78
Professor Bellonie, Carl Willmann Ein Stündchen beim Wunderdoktor Ast in Radbruch second part of article, story presentation for hotel trick with fours-of-a-kind
Related to Apr. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 58
Professor Bellonie, Carl Willmann Ein Stündchen beim Wunderdoktor Ast in Radbruch third part of description
Related to May. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 74
Unknown Die Eintracht der Damen card chosen, then three more cards chosen and the match, then assembly with four double facers
Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 52
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
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Verwandlung der vier Point-Acht-Karten four spectators each take a card, they're the Eights, those then change to Sevens and the Eights are back in the deck, impromptu double-enders
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 54
Unknown Der Bube als "enfant terrible" four cards selected, they're the Eights, Eights held by spectator, four other cards placed on table, Eights returned into deck, cards on table turn out to be three Eights and a Jack, jack transformed into missing Eight and four Jacks produced from pocket
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 84
Unknown Die gehorsamen Asse Aces put in center, spectator choses how many Aces should appear on top and bottom, Conus Aces gag sequence, four Aces under spectator's hand transpose with four other cards, deck changes into all-Aces
Nov. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 164
Unknown Grand Card Maneuvre jacks on top and kings on bottom of deck, queens under plate, queens vanish and appear on top of deck, jacks and kings under second plate, then queens back under first plate
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 160
Unknown Four Aces at four Numbers four numbers named and Aces counted to one by one, using faced deck and deck turnovers
Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 133
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Könige "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste V."
card thought of, three cards chosen from a chosen packet, another card quickly taken out of pocketed deck by spectator, assembly, three double facers
Related toAlso published here June 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 84
Carl Willmann Die vier Buben auf Wanderschaft four cards chosen, they are the Jacks, shuffled back and produced from up the sleeve, duplicates
Apr. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4) 51
Carl Willmann Die Verwandlung der vier Point-Achtkarten four cards chosen, they are the Eights and tabled, then they transpose with the four Sevens (three Eights with a cover Seven fanned and vice versa)
July 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 99
Nate Leipzig Sixth Method Aces vanish from deck, reappear via Slap Aces
1909 The Art of Magic 219
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Allvermögen der Damen four cards chosen, they're the Queens, they transpose with four indifferent cards, Queens change one by one and back to Queens
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 105
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Two Card-Catch from hand to hand
1910 Kartenkünste 22
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Acht four chosen cards turn out to be the Eights, they're lost and four indifferent cards change to Eights, then Jacks are produced
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 15
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die sympathetischen Zahlen spectator stops while performer deals cards on table, then four people select a card, selections are the four Tens which match amount of dealt cards, number is also predicted on a piece of paper
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 4
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Vier Könige card thought of, then a spectator extracts it from pocket, three matching cards found, then assembly, four double facers
Related toAlso published here 1910 Kartenkünste 69
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Macht des Gedanken spectator selects three cards which match prediction, then assembly, four double facers
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 58
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Asse Aces produced, then sixteen more Aces produced, sixteen duplicate Aces
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 31
Unknown The Queens who left their Courts to dig for Diamonds classic hotel trick with Aces, Kings, Queens and Jacks dealt out
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 94
Charles T. Jordan Our Friends, the Aces No. 21, Conus-type gag phase, Aces vanish from three piles, but there are Jokers in fourth pile, they change back to Aces, duplicate Ace and four Jokers
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 59
Charles T. Jordan Leave it to the Aces No. 22, Aces pushed in deck, named Ace lies next to selection, using Diagonal Palm Shift
Variations 1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 64
Charles T. Jordan The Phantom Aces No. 23, four Aces are alternated in color, spectator cannot take two of same color
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 65
Jack Merlin A Four Ace Assemble aces rise on top of the deck
1927/28 Merlin's Master Miracles 4
Ralph W. Hull Birds of a Feather Flock Together
Inspired by
  • "Picture Puzzle" (Dai Vernon)
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 25
Louis Lam The "El-El" Master Four Ace Effect aces disappear one by one between two faced piles, indifferent cards then change to aces via glide
1935 Would You Believe It? 7
Unknown How to Make a Spectator Become a Magician spectator loses and finds the aces, no-touch trick
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 97
Louis Lam "A-Cee-O" - A Four Ace Effect spectator counts four piles on table, Aces on bottom of each
1935 Would You Believe It? 5
Arthur Johnson Cards and a Newspaper ace cutting method used for newspaper prediction
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 13) 63
Unknown The Nines random numbers add up to nine, Nines are selected
Related to 1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 156
Audley Walsh Novel Beginning for a Four Ace Trick four chosen card turn out to be Aces
1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 156
Victor Farelli Poker and Brag Four Aces produced in "magic gambling" routine via dealing procedure
Inspired by
  • "After the Four Ace Trick" (Billy O'Connor, The Magic Wand, June-Sept 1935)
1936 "Lend Me Your Pack" 33
Victor Farelli The Mystic Eight Four of a kind location based on the mystical number 8.
1936 "Lend Me Your Pack" 38
Victor Farelli Arithmetical Magic Magician divines selected card by going through rest of deck. Then tries again with part of the deck but fails, with a surprise four of a kind production kicker ending
1936 Lend Me Your Pack 22
U. F. Grant Effect No. 2 spectator cuts to the Aces with single cut, cross-cut force with two Aces on top and bottom at start
1936 The Gambler's Expose Act 1
Audley Walsh The Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be Aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 122
Unknown Magician vs. Gambler
Variations 1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 43
U. F. Grant The Vanishing Mirror aces are found without looking at faces, apparently with mirror that vanishes, one-way backs
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
Unknown Companionable Kings kings come together in middle after spectator's shuffling, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Theodore Annemann Slates and Aces message on slate changes itself
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 357
U. F. Grant Call Me Up Sometime four cards are placed next to queens
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Aces aces change to kings, reappear somewhere else and the queens show up as well, begins like a regular ace assembly
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 365
Unknown The Three Musketeers and D'Artagnan jacks lost in deck, four hands dealt out, chosen one contains jacks
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 7
Orville Wayne Meyer The Burglars
Variations 1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 17
U. F. Grant U-Do-It Ace Trick spectator loses Aces in deck and deals out four hands to find them again, no-touch by magician (telephone trick?)
1938 Greater Magic 349
Unknown The "Conus" Aces Aces transform under spectators hand, travel to spectator's pocket, duplicates
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 23
Dr. H. Walter Grote The Harmony of Numbers "An Original Card Divertissement"
several piles made by cutting and saying stop, each pile has ten cards and a Ten spot on top
Related to 1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 28
Unknown Silas and the Slickers rhyming patter, ballad by Elmer Applegit
Variations 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 26
Jean Hugard, Art Lyle Magician vs Gambler patter story and simplified handling
Inspired by 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 369
Louis Lam The El-El Four Ace Production
1939 Be Deceived 10
Theodore Annemann Slates and Aces initialed message on slate changes itself
Also published here 1939 The Incorporated Strange Secrets 14
Henry Christ Aces and Kings a bit procedure heavy
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 74) 496
Edward Marlo Everywhere and Nowhere (using a borrowed deck and no duplicates.)
1940 Early Marlo (Issue Pasteboard Presto) 14
Nate Leipzig The "Slap" Aces Aces vanish from pack and reappear
1940 Expert Card Technique 244
Edward Marlo, Hank Nowoc Four Aces Again Aces lost in deck, four packets cut to and dropped, top Ace turns over
Inspired by 1940 Early Marlo (Issue Pasteboard Presto) 17
Unknown The Seventh Son spectator finds three mates
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 389
Unknown Matching the Packets spectator deals to four predetermined cards
1940 Expert Card Technique 388
Unknown Passe-Passe Aces with transformation/transposition element
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 250
Crocker The Four Aces cards shuffled in fairly, duplicates produced from Xkwizit gimmick
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 117) 690
Unknown Ace Assembly two methods, not the pure effect
1940 Expert Card Technique 238
Edward Marlo Sensitive Fingers Aces are located apparently by sense of touch, using a short card with broken corner
1941 Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 44
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Busted Bobtail four royal flush cards produced, then fifth has wrong suit, rest is transformed
1941 The Stripper Deck 15
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Locating the Aces four touched cards are stripped out and shown to be the Aces
1941 The Stripper Deck 24
Martin Gardner Four Piles and a Dollar Bill spectator deals pile into four piles, the values on top form the year on the bill
1941 After the Dessert 6
Edward Marlo The Hotel Mystery
Variations 1942 Let's See the Deck 17
Harold Denhart A New Deal In Poker by naming four numbers between ten and twenty & twenty and thirty
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 11
Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner Casanova Card Trick two at a time production of queens when two halves are rubbed face to face
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 5
Edward Marlo Imitation of Scarne thumb digs in deck and drags card out
1942 Let's See the Deck 7
Edward Marlo A Good Number spectators stops while performer is shuffling four times and cards are turned over, next to Aces
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 11
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Year in Your Life four digits of named year cut to
Related to 1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand
Also published here 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 6
Clyde Cairy Sympathy
Variations 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 43) 177
Warren Wiersbe Military Mixup
Variations 1944 Action with Cards 8
Paul Morris Are You Sure? instead of the chosen card, four Jacks are found. Chosen card appears in the end
Also published here 1945 My Best 25
Edward Marlo Perplexo Aces with Surprise Transposition
1945 Off the Top 22
George Starke My Uncle and the Gambler
Inspired by Aug. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 142
Roger Barkann One Plus One Equals Three
Related to 1945 My Best 122
Jean Hugard A brillant finish to any ace trick double friction toss
Jan. 1946 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 8) 187
Arthur H. Buckley Birds of a Feather Experiment No. 10
1946 Card Control 160
Arthur H. Buckley Your Favorite Ace Experiment No. 34 - named aces appear at named numbers, surprise transposition at end
1946 Card Control 199
Arthur H. Buckley A Difficult Routine Experiment No. 17 - presented differently with four forced selections (aces)
1946 Card Control 168
Arthur H. Buckley The Ladies and the Deuces Experiment No. 21 - with cards to pockets climax
1946 Card Control 174
Arthur H. Buckley The Hindu Aces Experiment No. 42 - ace production followed by assembly
Variations 1946 Card Control 211
Arthur H. Buckley The Lost Aces Experiment No. 5 - aces are lost and indifferent cards transform into aces
1946 Card Control 155
Arthur H. Buckley The Aces and the Chosen Card Experiment No. 30 - aces are lost, selection appears on top and changes to aces, repeated three times
1946 Card Control 190
Joe Berg The Convexed Aces Experiment No. 6 - cards are lost and found, aces are bridged
Variations 1946 Card Control 156
Arthur H. Buckley The Four Bandits Expermient No. 43 - jacks are produced, inserted in middle and come to top, deck is separated in reds and blacks
1946 Card Control 213
Art Lyle Aces Up card is selected, deck dealt in three piles and on top are the other cards of the same value
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 105) 423
Arthur H. Buckley An Ace Introduction Experiment No. 29
1946 Card Control 189
Warren Wiersbe Cardillusion three indifferent cards change into mates
1946 Mental Cases With Cards 9
J. B. Bobo Four Ace Routine (a) four piles build by shuffling and being stopped by spectator, Ace on top of each
(b) Aces lost, number cards selected and their value used to count down to Aces
(c) "Cutting the Aces"
1947 Watch This One! 65
Edward Marlo The Good Magician
Related to 1947 Marlo In Spades 44
Edward Marlo Aces over Kings aces turn over among other cards, kings appear
1947 Marlo In Spades 43
Herb Runge Duo
Inspired by 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 122) 491
Edward Marlo Ace Opener using incomplete faro condition, but with even riffle shuffle
1947 Marlo In Spades 30
George G. Kaplan, Dai Vernon The Royal Assembly ace, king, queen and jack of each suit separate into piles of their own kind
Variations 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 94
Bert Fenn, Neal Elias 10-6-9-4 four values are counted to, aces found, inspired by Stanley Collins trick from "A Conjuring Melange"
Variations 1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 6
Unknown Fours of a Kind dunbury delusion presentation
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 213
Unknown Obliging Aces
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 125
Bruce Elliott Aces??? magician vs. gambler, doing all the moves but getting all four aces, magician's joke
1948 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 148) 595
Unknown Acrobatic Aces aces come to top and bottom via charlier cut
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 173
Unknown Conus Ace Trick Aces transform in spectator's hand, travel to his pocket
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 249
Unknown A Poker Player's Picnic no-touch, little bit of dealing involved
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 16
Bert Allerton Allerton's Amazing Aces four selections cut to one by one, they change into aces
1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 3
Unknown The Sevens
Related to 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 123
Edward Marlo Four-Ace Opener packets are held face to face, aces appear there
Related to 1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 134
Joe Berg Magician Makes Good unusual presentation
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 126
U. F. Grant Four-Ace Routine aces with twelve indifferent cards are mixed and dealt in four piles, aces in spectator's pile
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 119
Edward Marlo Face-Up Ace-embly aces distributed in pack, all together reversed in center
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 123
Conus Conus' Aces Aces under spectators hand, x-cards change to aces, indifferent cards unter spectator's hand
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 114
Dr. Jacob Daley, Paul LePaul The Bashful Queens Three Queens on the table change to indifferent cards. All four Queens are found in four different pockets
Related toVariations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 179
Al Leech, Edward Marlo Aces Up
1949 For Card Men Only 10
Al Leech The Influential Ace variation of "Aces Up"
1949 For Card Men Only 11
Dai Vernon, Jack McMillen Just Injog plunger aces, handling
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 191) 763
Al Leech Super Ace Control finding the Aces by their sound, while riffling through the deck, riffle count
1949 For Card Men Only 22
Unknown Four-Ace Production Deck placed in pocket, can extract and locate four Aces
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 30
Al Leech, Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner Elusive Jacks
Inspired byRelated to 1949 For Card Men Only 12
Paul LePaul The Gymnastic Aces Aces literally leap one at a time out of the deck
Variations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 207
Eddie Joseph One-Eye Joe Kings lost with cut and shuffle procedure and found again
1950 Eddie's Dumbfounders with Cards 12
Lin Searles Paging the Aces Aces are lost and found again
1950 Lucky Aces 3
John Scarne Sympathetic Aces No. 19, Ten-Twenty Force to locate all four Aces one by one, minor variation included to locate Royal Flush
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 39
John Scarne Swimmers No. 31, Deck is cut into four, cards are moved around in long procedure, reveal four Aces. Procedure repeated, reveal four Kings.
Related toVariations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 56
Oscar Weigle The Weigle Aces No. 32, Procedure like Poker Player's Picnic until last packet reveals a Three, count down to face up Ace
Related to 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 58
Edward Marlo Cardician Makes Good double duke
Related to 1951 Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler with gambling theme, spectator has to deal from the bottom
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 234) 934
Eddie Joseph Confused Four Aces four Aces lost into deck during slop shuffle, deck dealt to separate face-up/face-down, Aces found (no Triumph part)
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 8
Toni Koynini The Last Card free selection, then three more cards arrived at after dealing deck into three piles, all match and consists of four-of-a-kind
1951 Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 19
Al Leech Ace Location
Variations 1952 Manipulating with Leech 25
Bill Simon The Thought-Of Ace thought of ace (or all aces) rise to top
1952 Effective Card Magic 109
Bill Simon Unexpected two red aces are laid on spectator's hand and transform into black aces, then the red aces are pinched out of the deck one by one, first phase similar to Fechter's "Be honest"
Related to 1952 Effective Card Magic 133
Bill Simon The Magnetic Cards cards are cut in four packets, one card selected and with that card the other of the same value rise on top of each packet
1952 Effective Card Magic 137
Bill Simon A Touching Experiment cards spread on table, spectator and performer draw out two cards each, four Aces
1952 Effective Card Magic 60
Al Leech Wild Deuces deuces lost and found (Last Word on Card, 1952)
1952/2004 A Last Look at Leech 21
Edward Marlo Cardician Makes Good
Variations 1953 The Cardician 119
Al Leech Quad Reverse three Mates of selected Card turn over
1953 Card Man Stuff 3
John Hamilton Annemann's Slates and Aces in Miniature prediction of an ace, slate in envelope
Also published here 1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 279) 1116
Al Leech A Reverse Discovery Aces put in deck, Kings found, Aces reversed
1953 Card Man Stuff 21
Stewart James The Ace Assembly finding four Aces, deck is cut somewhere and piles are dealt
1954 The Nullificator 5
Bill Simon The Mathemagician two spectators discover the Aces by random dealing, dealing to bottom and then into multiple piles
Related toVariations 1954 Sleightly Sensational 8
J. Stewart Smith Pop Over Treys
1955 One More Thought on Cards 8
Cy Endfield Gambler Out-Gambled
Related toVariations 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part III 38
Roy Walton Eight Ladies? four Queens are found then placed on table where they change into Eights, Queens found in four different pockets
Inspired by 1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 21
Billy O'Connor O'Connor's Four-Ace Trick 10-20 force to find four Aces one by one
1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 20
Steve Belchou Belchou's Aces Poker Player's Picnic, four Aces found via dealing and transferring cards between four piles, credited to Steve Belchou
Related to 1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 27
Charles Hudson Sorcerer's Seven II cards are shuffled and cards from 8 to As removed, shuffled again and picture cards removed, then with the number seven all quartets are counted to
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 9
Ronald B. Edwards Edwardian Aces deck is shuffled, some cards taken, down under deal until five cards remain, four aces and predicted card
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 12
Alex Elmsley Arab Roto-Pack using faros for various placements
Also published here 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 13
Edward Marlo The Climax Phase production of the four Sevens
1958 The Magic Seven 22
Edward Marlo Shuffling the Aces after every (in-)shuffle, an ace is on top
Variations 1958 Faro Notes 16
Tony Corinda, Jon Tremaine (6) The Mentalist's Four Ace Trick four cards are selected and put into a glass each, in the glasses are odd backed cards as predictions, two times four Aces
1958 Predictions 111
Al Leech Routine Royal
Related toVariations 1959 Cardmanship 18
Edward Marlo Double Coincidence two cards chosen by performer and spectator turn out to be aces
1959 Marlo Meets His Match 16
Carmen D'Amico C. As Production of Aces aces appear one by one face up on pack
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 75
Dai Vernon Matching the Cards
1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 22
Al Leech Easy Aces Reversed
1959 Cardmanship 24
Al Leech No Crimp Ace Cutting with the charlier cut
1959 Cardmanship 24
Edward Marlo Face Up Assembly spectator shuffles cards into deck, yet they are all together again
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 114
Edward Marlo Order of Aces magician predicts order of aces in freely shuffled deck
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 115
Al Leech A Dishonest Mistake
1959 Cardmanship 21
Dai Vernon Four of a kind Magician and Spectator each exchange some cards which turn out to be four of a kind
Related to 1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 19
James Steranko Dead Man's Hand Finale Chapter Twelve, "A Lesson in Card Artistry"
spectator choses card, they turn out to be Dead Man's Hand (pair of Eights and Aces), third Ace appears between them
1960 Steranko on Cards 83
Malcolm Davison You can tell Fortunes reading card trick, with kings kicker
1960 Magic of the Mind 51
Dai Vernon The Card Puzzle picture cards and aces assemble - kind of, for credit information see Marlo reference
Related to 1961 Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 54
Charlie Miller Variation of a Jack Merlin Effect three four-of-a-kinds kicker, bottom deals
Related to 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 62
Henry Christ Henry Christ's Fabulous Ace Routine
Variations 1961 Professional Card Magic 48
Cliff Green A Technical Refurbishing of the Hugard-Braue Passe Passe Aces with transformation/transposition element of red-black aces
Related to 1961 Professional Card Magic 116
Unknown Buckle False Count also as ace production
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 46
Dai Vernon The Vernon Card Puzzle
1962 Early Vernon 32
Dai Vernon Improved Card Puzzle
1962 Early Vernon 58
Harry Lorayne Coincidentally Yours three four of a kinds are produced via some layout and counting procedure
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 44
Bill Simon Challenge Aces Ace of Spades is placed aside and keeps reappearing, change into four different Aces
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 201
Ron Johnson, Harry Lorayne Aces Wild Aces are found in do as i do way with two halves
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 32
Edward Marlo Ace Producer two halves rubbed face to face, aces appear (sleeve aces)
1962 The K. M. Move 17
Harry Lorayne Fantasia Aces are found without looking at faces, then deck changes color
1962 Close-up Card Magic 255
Herb Zarrow Revolving Aces four times Christ Force
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 98
Edward Marlo Further Applications of the Reverse Fingering Action with K. M. Move to repeatedly show the same card after it has apparently been dealt to table
1962 The K. M. Move 8
Nate Leipzig The Matching Up Trick or Comedy of Errors
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 167
Nate Leipzig Slap Four Ace Routine Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Related toVariations 1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 42
Edward Marlo A Simple Ace Routine aces lost and found with four times the 10-20 force
1964 Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 90
Harry Lorayne Magician vs. Gambler cards to pocket finale
Related toVariations 1964 Personal Secrets 27
Edward Marlo Alternation using an eight card faro control to set-up for a Matching the Cards type routine
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 29
Bob Veeser A Subtlety for the Spectator Cuts the Aces two Aces are on one pile, bluff sequence
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 46
Edward Marlo Faro Divider Effects - Effect No. 1 Aces lost in deck, performer cuts deck in four piles with Aces on top, Kings on bottom, faro
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 14
Edward Marlo On the Re-Stacking Pack two spectators decide for numbers and remember the cards at their number four times with faros in between, each has a four of a kind
Inspired by 1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 18
Edward Marlo Changing of the Cards performer cuts deck in four face up piles, spectator chooses one, face cards of the other three piles are changed to match selection, faro
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 39
Edward Marlo Ace Finders values of four unknown cards locate Aces
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 42
Edward Marlo Marlo's Four Card Miracle four selections, faro control, cut to the Aces with selections
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 47
Bob Veeser Acetimation estimation presentation, nail nicked Ace
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 49
Bill Simon Acetimation estimation presentation, faro setting
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 51
Edward Marlo Acetimation estimation presentation, faro setting, aces on bottom of packets
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 52
Edward Marlo Any Four - Repeat any value called, four of this kind is produced, riffle cull from new pack order stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 25
Harry Lorayne Any Four of a Kind strategy for producing any four of a kind named by spectator while only setting up three sets
Variations 1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 41
Al Leech Four Aces not visual, four four-of-a-kinds are produced
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 54
Al Leech The Better Magician
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 55
Harry Lorayne Aces Only - With Kings Aces are spelled to, then Kings are found as well, faro
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • Linking Ring, May 1964
1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 32
Al Leech Two Hands: Four Aces "sleeve Aces"
Variations 1965 Super Card Man Stuff 37
Karl Fulves The St. Nicholas Aces black deuces are pushed reversed in deck twice to locate ace, the next time the sandwich cards become the last two Aces
Related to Dec. 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 12
Harry Lorayne 1-2-3 Aces different cutting sequences to produce the aces
Variations 1967 Deck-Sterity 111
Edward Marlo Quadruple Match selection is matched with three mates, edgemarked deck
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 6
Gene Finnell Aces at Random four cards face up, value of each is dealt and four aces found, spectator decides in which order
1967 Free Cut Principle 10
John Benzais Bewilderment four-of-a-kind shoots out of deck one by one
1967 The Best of Benzais 38
Dai Vernon Gambler's Triumph Four Ace Revelation by cutting packets
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 67
Harry Lorayne Foursome four of a kind to free selection is produced
Related toVariations 1967 Deck-Sterity 23
Dai Vernon The Name Is...? four of a kind matching selection shows up
Related to 1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 1
Jack Avis Slippery Aces
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 177
Harry Lorayne Flying Aces aces fly out of deck one by one
1967 Deck-Sterity 140
Larry Jennings Monarch's Quartette
Variations 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 83
Larry Jennings Monarch's Quartette - plus
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 85
Larry Jennings The Changing of the Guard three cards are changed to match Ace of Spades
Related to 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 75
Piet Forton Lucky Seven Routine Four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 14
Peter Kane Royal Flush Flash kings change into royal flush
Related toVariations 1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 2
Peter Kane Tetradism (1) Matching the Cards with freely chosen card
(2) all four-of-a-kinds produced
1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Harry Lorayne The Indicator procedure to set up a four of a kind for spelling from a shuffled deck
Variations 1967 Deck-Sterity 62
Bill Simon Sleight of Mind travelling production combo
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 239
Edward Marlo The Named Four cutting to any four of a kind called for, edgemarked
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 9
Piet Forton Color Change Aces Aces appear one by one in packet of blue backed cards, blue backed cards disappear, then Aces change into red backs
1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 9
Harry Lorayne Favorite Aces and Kings aces are spelled to, then kings are found as well, faro
Related to 1967 Deck-Sterity 122
R. Sid Spocane II The Royal Lovers four of a kind appear one by one between sandwich cards
Related toVariations 1967 Deck-Sterity 86
Edward Marlo Vanishing Aces one at a time, then found one at a time
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 7
Stewart James Smart Alexis three-of-a-kind removed, then choses a card face-down which matches
Inspired byRelated to
  • p. 77 for credit information
  • p. 88 for comment by George McLean
Variations
Jan. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 73
Lu Brent Smart Alexis II three-of-a-kind removed, then choses a card face-down which matches
Inspired by Mar. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 5) 88
Roger Klause Matched Spellout
Related toVariations 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 17
Dai Vernon, Hubert Lambert, Faucett Ross Emerald Isle Aces kind of stop force
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 228
Edward Marlo Unfaro Match selection is matched, edgemarked deck
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 5
Peter Kane The Faro Finders 6S to 8S lost and counted to, aces as kicker
1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 14
Harry Lorayne Oh, those Aces! aces start in lap, sucker dealing procedure
1967 Deck-Sterity 69
Bill Simon, Harry Lorayne Deal & Duck eight cards removed below the table by performer and spectator, packet used to find aces via deal & duck
Related to 1967 Deck-Sterity 149
Robert Parrish Quadruple Sympathy
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 55
Alton Sharpe Merely a Coincidence number arrived at with dice is counted down, heart flush and Twos show up which fits prediction
Related to 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 72
Tom Batchelor The Ambitious Kings
1968 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68) 91
Theodore Annemann Four Ace Routine from "Annemann's $50 Manuscript" (ca. 1932)
aces change to kings, appear in chosen pile, queens assemble as well
Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 154
William P. Miesel Cards & Dice Ace-Four and four dice match up, aces appear
Related to 1968 Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Piet Forton Glückszahl 7 four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 13
Edward Marlo, Harry Riser A Logical Procedure aces cut to, change to kings, aces from pocket, inspired by "Riser's Aces" (Expert Hocus Pocus), two methods
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 132
Tom Batchelor From Behind the Back Jacks and Queens are lost in the deck, performer selects one value and performer produces them with one hand, other hand behind back is show to hold the other four-of-a-kind
1968 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68) 90
Karl Fulves Locating The Aces tabled ace production with riffle shuffle revelations
Variations 1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Controls) 43
Roger Klause Any Times Aces stop procedure while performer deals heaps of cards, aces found
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 129
Paul Swinford Four of a Mind spectator thinks of a value and removes card of that value from half the deck, performer divines it, repeat, do as i do finale
Related to 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 59
Edward Marlo Four Ace Stop quadruple stop trick, bottom deals
1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 62
Larry Jennings Refigured Pre-figuration
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 50
Roy Walton Aperitif four aces are produced, two color changes and last two aces found sandwiched between other two
1969 The Devil's Playthings 11
Frank Pemper PIRA "Pemper's Improved Riser's Aces" (Harry Riser from Expert Hocus Pocus), aces cut to, change to kings, aces from pocket
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 101
Roy Walton Liberty
1969 The Devil's Playthings 40
Mel Brown Combination four indifferent cards turn into aces, are lost and found again, then lost and found once more
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 137
Edward Marlo Marlo Re-Stacking Pack two spectators decide for numbers and remember the cards at their number four times with faros in between, each has a four of a kind
Inspired by 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 175
William P. Miesel 3rd Flight follow the leader with 3 quartets
1969 Epilogue (Issue 6) 48
Alton Sharpe Jumping Jacks performer cuts pack into four piles, Jacks on top, then matrix routine with table mat with post card covers
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 145
Aldini Monte Aces Aces travel from packet to packet
1969 Roughingly Yours 8
Edward Marlo Cutting the Aces
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 147
John Hamilton Down & Out Tantalizer type routine with cut-off packet, card predicted and one of same value is on top of discard pile, see also p. 373
Inspired byRelated to Aug. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 354
Allan Ackerman Pokerface while trying to find the selection the four of a kind is produced
Related to 1970 Magic Mafia Effects 18
Edward Marlo Re-selection four Aces are lost, spectator selects four cards, turn out to be four Aces, lapping
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 154
Roger Smith Aces Up
1970 The FFF Control System 18
Robert (Bob) Hess Irresistible Fours two cards as predictions, two cards chosen, makes four fours
Sep. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 359
T. Page Wright Spell Down spelling of a card, spelled value includes other three cards with same value and spelled suit only cards with same suit
1970 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 4) 18
Allan Ackerman The Spectator Refuses to Cut to the Four Aces
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1970 Magic Mafia Effects 7
Harry Lorayne Roll Your Own dice are rolled and number used to count down to the aces, last ace found via indicator card
1971 Reputation-Makers 91
Allan Ackerman Axing the Aces backs of Aces change color
1971 The Esoterist 24
Peter Kane The Faro Card Puzzle "This is a 'faroation' of Vernons Card Puzzle"
1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 18
Harry Lorayne Fourcefully spectator selects four cards from four packets of four cards each - four-of-a-kind
Variations 1971 Reputation-Makers 79
Derek Dingle The Flying Kings kings lost and produced by shooting them out of deck
1971 Reputation-Makers 210
Derek Dingle, Edward Marlo To Catch an Ace #2
Inspired by 1971 Reputation-Makers 53
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #1 Lorayne says he didn't do any research, so the methods might not be his
1971 Reputation-Makers 50
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #6
Related to 1971 Reputation-Makers 74
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #5
Variations 1971 Reputation-Makers 69
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #4
1971 Reputation-Makers 65
Ron Ferris Misbehaving Queens four cards put in odd-backed deck, they are Queens
1971 Expert Card Chicanery 25
Paul Swinford Quadrivium new deck order, faro
1971 More Faro Fantasy 19
Derek Dingle Open Sesame
Related toVariations 1971 Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 10
Karl Fulves No Sliding sliding block revelation
Variations 1971 The Book of Numbers 44
Edward Marlo Lead-in Ace Cutting
1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 25
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #3
Related to 1971 Reputation-Makers 56
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Don Costello The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers with four Kings kicker and story
Inspired byVariations 1971 Reputation-Makers 11
Karl Fulves No Sliding four aces produced, fifth ace produced, previous aces are now kings, extension
Inspired by 1971 The Book of Numbers — Supplementary Notes 10
Henry Christ Tally-Ho! spelling using words on card case
Variations 1971 Reputation-Makers 115
Roy Walton 1929 Aces Aces turn face up in the center of the deck, one by one
1971 Cardboard Charades 19
Derek Dingle The DD Color-Changing Aces
Related to 1971 Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 18
Edward Marlo Si Stebbins Sorcery Incomplete Faro Selection, then selection named or four-of-a-kind found, four effects
Variations 1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 292
Karl Fulves Essential Erdnase demonstrating card control by controlling and producing 4s, aces as kicker
Related to 1971 The Book of Numbers 13
Bruce Cervon Zauberkunste Triumph! based on a Hofzinser trick, amount of chosen card is divined by finding the four cards with the same value, re-deal force
1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 23) 113
Harry Lorayne To Catch an Ace #5A
1971 Reputation-Makers 71
Harry Lorayne Stranger Card Faro Location aces are spelled to, then four of a kind to free selection is found as well, faro
Related to 1971 Reputation-Makers 26
Roy Walton Whistle and I'll Come sliding production, one by one
Inspired byVariations 1971 Cardboard Charades 51
Harry Lorayne Case Aces Spectator Cuts to the Aces with color changing back kicker of aces
1971 Reputation-Makers 63
Ron Ferris Girl Happy two cards chosen from two halves each - four Queens
1971 Expert Card Chicanery 22
Edward Marlo Notes on a Miracle Kings are inserted next to Queens by spectator, ten methods (ungaffed, double facers, double backers, roughed)
Related to 1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 265
Allan Ackerman, John Cornelius Change of Mind one of five, kicker
Variations 1971 The Esoterist 5