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Henri Decremps Coup-d'oeil sur une assemblée de Joueurs. meeting Pilferer again in London, different methods for cheating at cards
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 204
Henri Decremps Tour du Piquet incompréhensible, nouvellement perfectionné. performer always has best five cards from chosen suit, spectator deals several hands, inspired by a routine in Guyot
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 225
Henri Decremps Avis intéressant monte type game using four cards and the glide
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 185
Unknown Prouver combien il est imprudent de jouer de l'argent demonstration of cheating to give yourself the four Kings
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 139
Unknown Faire une pareil demonstration au Brelan; en se donnant brelan de rois demonstration of cheating in another game to give yourself three-of-a-kind
Testament de Jérôme Sharp 141
Unknown The Whist Trick. To deal yourself all the Trumps all four hands contain all cards of a suit
Modern Magic 51
Unknown The Whist Trick. Improved Method. "To deal yourself all the Trumps, the three other Players holding the usual mixed Hands"
Modern Magic 119
Unknown The "Three Card" Trick with bent corner
Modern Magic 76
Unknown The Whist Trick dealing four hands, one contains winning suit and others are either mixed or also sorted in suits
Tricks with Cards 78
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick with psychology & bent corner
More Magic 51
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick - Another Method gaffed face, fake-index precursor
More Magic 54
Unknown Das Mischen und gleichzeitige Ordnen der Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
open mixing procedure which stacks cards, for game Écarté
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 114
Eduard W. Lufa Die berühmte Partie Piquet eines Blinden rules of the game piquet, playing it blind à la Comus & de Grisy-Torrini, flexible stack that allows decisions by spectator
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 116
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Mariage "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste II."
King and Queen of Hearts put together in deck, they appear at top and bottom and are tabled, then appear back on top and bottom and tabled cards are indifferent, Jack of Clubs added to King and Queen, monte type routine with those three cards, they all change into Jacks of Clubs, Kings and Queen produced from deck again
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 35
Unknown Mexican Three Card Monte featuring the Mexican Turnover
The Expert at the Card Table 122
Henri De Manche The Three-Card Trick slowly without throw, extra card
The Modern Conjurer 107
Carl Willmann Eine Partie Sechsundsechszig medium knows how the spectator should play his cards in a game
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 180
Unknown Three Card Monte two methods for the Throw Switch
Related to The Expert at the Card Table 117
Henri De Manche The Three-Card Trick without throw
Modern Card Manipulation 77
Unknown Another Poker Trick three Aces are controlled then riffle stacked for four players
Related to The Art of Magic 130
Adrian Plate The Great Poker Trick "a particular favorite of Mr. Adrian Plate", new deck opened and shuffled, seven hands dealt and performer wins
Related toAlso published here The Art of Magic 128
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick monte throw
Modern Card Manipulation 102
Charles T. Jordan The Phantom Aces No. 23, four Aces are alternated in color, spectator cannot take two of same color
Thirty Card Mysteries 65
Charles T. Jordan Pedro Monte No. 7, three cards shown in fan and turned over, spectator cannot find card
Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 14
Charles T. Jordan The Pinochle Ace Trick No. 4, eight aces from Pinochle deck, packets are formed and eliminated by throwing dice, aces travel to one packet
Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 10
Charles T. Jordan Joker Monte No. 6, three cards shown in fan and turned over, spectator cannot find Joker
Related toAlso published here Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 13
Oswald Rae, Oswald Williams The Giant Three Card Trick fake index palmed over corner of jumbo cards
Between Ourselves 17
Louis Nikola The Game of "NAP"
Related to The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola All Trumps Produce all thirteen hearts for a perfect Bridge hand, linked to Wizard's Whist
Related toAlso published here The Nikola Card System 38
Louis Nikola The Game of Poker Everyone gets good hands, you get Royal Flush in Hearts
Related to The Nikola Card System 39
Jack Merlin A Routine of Sleights at the Card Table
  • cards in spectator's pocket, card fished out very fast
  • second and bottom dealing expose
Merlin at the Card Table 2
Jack Merlin Exhibition Poker Feat five full houses, then straight from selected cut pile
Variations Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin Master Poker Dealing royal flush from named suit, four hands
Merlin at the Card Table 17
Jack Merlin Three Card Monte routine, with bent corner ploy
Merlin at the Card Table 4
Jack Merlin The Shooting of Pete McGuff story, two times seven hands, from new pack order
Merlin at the Card Table 16
Jack Merlin Peep in Conjunction with a Second or Bottom as an Aid glimpsing cards on top and bottom while looking at hole card, dealing seconds or bottom accordingly
Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin The Hop off the Bottom switching hand in a game, Jinx Switch
Related toVariationsAlso published here Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin Bridge-West advantage play
Merlin at the Card Table 21
Jack Merlin Challenge Bridge Demonstration named suit is dealt, bridge demonstration
Merlin at the Card Table 22
Jack Merlin To Name the Hole Cards in the Stud Game knowing the first dealt cards
Merlin at the Card Table 12
Jack Merlin Fake Runn Up three aces for four hands, prepared
Variations Merlin at the Card Table 7
Jack Merlin The Riffle Stack four cards
Related to Merlin at the Card Table 6
Jack Merlin Pinochle routine for winning in Pinochle
Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin A Simple Run Up For Pinochle with haymow shuffle
Merlin at the Card Table 20
Jack Merlin Topping the Pack expose, helping spectator get a winning hand
Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin Bottom Deal as used in a Game management, with palming and when to deal bottoms
Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin Audacity Run Up stacking a straight, one shuffle, prepared
Merlin at the Card Table 8
Jack Merlin To Deal Four Aces From Any Man's Pack riffle stack of four aces for four hands
Merlin at the Card Table 15
Ralph W. Hull The Elusive Joker reprint of original instructions, quote: "He [spectator] finally gives up in disgust"
Interlock 67
Laurie Ireland Stacking the Deck for Ireland's Card Tricks Including Two Poker Deals
  • The First Poker Deal
  • The Second Poker Deal
with Ireland's memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 15
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again
The Book Without A Name 25
Tom Sellers Cut spectator and performer each have half the deck, performer wins at cutting the high card
Magical Pleasantries 20
Graham Adams Nap Routine royal flush dealt repeatedly
Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 17
Tom Sellers The U Win Card Trick winning in Nap, Brag, Pontoon
Magical Pleasantries 21
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stack
Also published here The Book Without A Name 22
Ralph W. Hull, Leo Levi A Surprising Solitaire all cards laid out according to system, generating some stack that is used to spell out all values, all thirteen values spelled out have 52 letters
"Eye-Openers" 18
John Scarne Three Card Monte basics
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 16
Unknown The Flip (?) "sort of Mexican turn over"
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
John Scarne Scarne's Method of the Crimped Corner
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 32
John Scarne Scarne's Method of Torn Corner
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 38
Unknown Familiar Phrases in Gambling
  • Hipe
  • Shills or Cappers
  • Money Bag
  • Under-throw
  • Over-throw
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 14
John Scarne A Series of Deceptive Moves
  • Number One
  • Number Two - All Red
  • Number Three - All Black
  • Number Four
  • Number Five - All Right Hand
  • Number Six
  • Number Seven - One Hand Deal
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 18
Unknown The Flip-Change
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
John Scarne Scarne's Push Over Change Optical Monte Move
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 39
Unknown The Daub
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 40
John Scarne Introduction
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 11
John Scarne Scarne's Monte Slide two card switched, Optical Monte Move
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 28
John Scarne Moves with Flip and Flip-Change
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
John Scarne Scarne's Triple Climax with obvious one-way backs
Related to John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 30
John Scarne Scarne's Marked Corner
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 34
John Scarne The Stamped Ace - Scarne's Method
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 36
Unknown Bent or Crimped Corner "Grifter Method"
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 22
Unknown Now Try This Move on Your Friends sequence with Mexican Turnover
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 40
Unknown Grifter's Marked Corner "Using the Flip and Flip-Change"
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 27
Unknown Grifter's Signals
  • The Call Method
  • The Hand Method
  • The Head Method
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 13
Unknown The Three Card Trick as a Trick and not a Gamble
Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 66
Al Baker The Fall of the Wise sucker for wise guys, gaffed
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 492
Louis Lam Find the Lady money card changes into card with business information on front
Would You Believe It? 20
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from twenty-five cards
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Unknown An Effective Poker Deal re-deal stacking done by spectator, double duke suggestion
Related toVariations Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 108
Theodore Annemann Proposition Bet "Thoughts in General", two named values together
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Theodore Annemann Proposition Bet 2 "Thoughts in General"
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Theodore Annemann The Solitaire King winning canfield solitaire with Eight Kings stack
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 59
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 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 122
U. F. Grant Effect No. 5 - Blindfold Deal spectator shuffles, performer is blindfolded and deals out a Royal Flush (after deck switch)
The Gambler's Expose Act 3
U. F. Grant Effect No. 1 spectator deals five hands, no good hand, but when the magician deals he get's a straight flush, re-deal stacking
Related to The Gambler's Expose Act 1
Howard Albright The Drunk Plays Bridge Effect No. 6
performer deals shuffled deck randomly into four hands, he has all Spades
Also published here The Gambler's Expose Act 3
Victor Farelli "Poker Face" Royal Straight Flush dealt to performer
"Lend Me Your Pack" 37
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)
"Lend Me Your Pack" 33
Victor Farelli Loo Lung or The Chinese Coin Magician locates two cards by a lot of dealing and equivoque to eliminate piles, with a bit of gambling theme (Euchre and Loo Lung)
Lend Me Your Pack 44
U. F. Grant Effect No. 4 bottom dealing demo, fake
The Gambler's Expose Act 2
U. F. Grant Effect No. 3 second deal demo, top card has corner missing
The Gambler's Expose Act 2
Victor Farelli The Harrison Deal Royal Flush lands in magician's hand
Variations Lend Me Your Pack 36
Lu Brent "We Stand Pat" stacked
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 136
Charles T. Jordan Poker Player's Deal royal flush in named suit is located underneath handkerchief
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Edward Victor Stacking the Aces thumb count
Magic of the Hands 21
Frank Travers Gambler at Large! stack for demo with several games (Poker, Blackjack, Bridge)
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 257
Unknown Winning the Cut cutting the high card with spectator, stacked
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 223
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Find the Joker with three jumbo cards, long-short glued pairs
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 56
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects
Related toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 177
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Edward Victor The Expert Deal four Aces, the Royal Flush
Magic of the Hands 19
Unknown Imitation Seconds three jacks deal
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 332
Dai Vernon Automatic Second Deal hole in card
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 305
Howard Albright The Drunk Plays Bridge you get all spades, one-way backs
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 164
Louis Nikola Whist or Bridge trick with Nikola memorized deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Louis Nikola All Trumps trick with Nikola memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 400
U. F. Grant New Card Monte spectator think of one of two cards, double facer
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
Charles T. Jordan The Poker Shark performer's hand transforms to beat the other players, set-up
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
U. F. Grant The Marked Deck finding aces in one-way deck, apparently marked
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant Find the Lady one-way backs
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
U. F. Grant No Dice removing cards from packet with certain values wins game, one-way backs
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 151
Louis Nikola "Nap" trick with Nikola memorized deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Unknown The Rhummy Master winning at rummy
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 180
Frank Travers The Rhummy Cheat using jinx switch
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 247
Unknown Impromptu Poker Deal
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Louis Nikola Poker trick with Nikola memorized deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Frank Lane A Slick Card Routine combo in which spectator finds selection, card is predicted, poker game is dealt, slick card and set-up
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 100
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Related toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 209
Dai Vernon Poker Demonstration
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Unknown Double Poker Deal set-up
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Three Card Monte six red and one black card, long-short glued pairs, jumbo card
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 55
Stadelman Effective Poker Deal redistribution to stack royal flush
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Michael F. Zens Quadruple Poker Trick
Related toVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 369
Theodore Annemann, Michael F. Zens Call Your Hand ten card set-up, see credit claim by Val Evans on page 259
Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 243
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stack
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Tom Bowyer Klondyke Poker poker deal from new pack order
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Unknown A Subtle Set Up thumb count stack
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 365
Frank Lane A Poker Deal
Greater Magic 297
William Larsen The Four Ace Deal thumb riffle stacking
Greater Magic 305
Laurie Ireland A Gambling Expose aces controlled while shuffling, then fake center deal
Lessons in Dishonesty 9
Martin Gardner Synthetic Seconds two selections travel together, presented as second deal demonstration, stooge
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 272
Ralph W. Hull Skilled? Second Dealing with Pop-Eyed Eye-Popper deck
Greater Magic 533
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 275
William H. McCaffrey Unique Bridge and Poker Deal shuffled deck, card called out as memory demonstration (stacking), then bridge and poker deal demo
Greater Magic 298
Unknown Two Card Monte with the Torn Corner Added
Greater Magic 307
Unknown Poker Demonstration controlling the aces, belly strippers
Greater Magic 461
Unknown The Perfect Poker Trick Tens through aces are removed and dealt out multiple times, performer wins
Greater Magic 303
Al Baker "Cherchez La Femme." (Find the woman.) using stand with three cases with holes onto it
Variations Greater Magic 512
Unknown A Si Stebbins System Wrinkle dealing Royal Flush from Si Stebbins
Greater Magic 307
Nate Leipzig Five Hands
Variations Greater Magic 560
Henry Christ Mathematical Black Jacks black jacks are located via counting, see also Charles Jordan's "The Keystone Card Discovery"
Variations The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 72) 485
Louis Lam Lady Be Good
Be Deceived 7
James G. Thompson Jr. Utility Routine Svengali deck with the different cards stacked, ends clean, bridge deal finale
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 443
Purvis W. Miller Poker Hand Repeat Trick six card repeat with poker presentation
Variations More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 33
Theodore Annemann Poker Plus three hands, performer's hand changes twice, each time to beat the spectator's hands
The Incorporated Strange Secrets 16
Purvis W. Miller Setting up Poker Hands with the Riffle Shuffle mentioning pre-established breaks
1. To Run up Three Cards in a Four-Handed Game of Poker
2. To Set Up Two Hands, Threes in Each Hand, in a Four Hand Game
Related toVariations More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 21
Tom Sellers The T.S. Find the Lady in the hands, gaffed
Scots Magic 16
Frederick Braue Braue Poker Deal getting the aces, faro stack
Variations Expert Card Technique 150
Jack Vosburgh, Sid Lorraine, Theodore Annemann Cherchez La Lady performer finds money card in different situations
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 116) 687
Unknown A Bridge Deal players receive the identical hands
Expert Card Technique 152
Charles Arbuthnot The Arbuthnot Canfield Solitaire Stack
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 92) 573
Unknown Dishonesty at its Apogee naming cards during the deal from time to time
Expert Card Technique 151
Unknown Reading the Cards of Any Deck actually touch presentation
Expert Card Technique 228
Chris Charlton Modern Monte using different switches
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 107) 640
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top
More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
Frederick Braue The Royal Flush Deal simple faro stack
Expert Card Technique 151
Frank Travers big deal? "Rapid Set-up" & "Expert Deal", two special full deck stacks for Stud Poker, Draw Poker, Black Jack, Bridge, Rhummy
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 142) 799
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Busted Bobtail four royal flush cards produced, then fifth has wrong suit, rest is transformed
The Stripper Deck 15
Eddie Joseph The Sensational Poker Demonstration two phase routine, overhand shuffle stack of Aces, then all players can draw
How Gamblers Win 11
John J. Crimmins Jr. Call Poker spectator chooses five cards in various way and ends up with Royal Flush
Inspired by The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Poker Challenge bet/game in which performer and spectator openly draw cards, solution on page 885
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Eddie Joseph Three Card Monte "(a different version)", without monte toss
How Gamblers Win 7
Eddie Joseph The Gambler's Second Dealing second deal demonstration with three duplicates
How Gamblers Win 6
Dai Vernon Vernon's Automatic Gambler same set-up dealt over and over for two players
Related toVariationsAlso published here Select Secrets 19
Dai Vernon The Optical Monte
Select Secrets 17
Paul Studham, Unknown Black Jack Magic
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 21
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Two in One double duke
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 7
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Deal
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 95
Eddie Joseph A Quick Four-Ace Trick Aces "mixed" with twelve cards, four hands dealt, one gets the Aces
Greater Card Tricks 26
Louis Zingone, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Flying Cards also as poker deal
Inspired by Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
Edward Marlo The Magical Gambler performer gets queens, spectator kings, queens change to aces
Deck Deception 20
Tom Sellers A Different "Pick-It-Out" Trick three card monte with three pieces of paper
That's Good! 8
Bruce Elliott, S. W. Erdnase The Expert at the Card Table stacking three aces in a four hands game, modified Erdnase System, openly shown
Inspired byRelated to
  • corrections on p. 28
Variations
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 5) 17
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ace in the Hole
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Transparent Cards performer stacks himself three Aces and knows some cards (because they are apparently transparent)
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Easy Skill three aces, then royal flush
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 8
Edward Marlo Blindfold Poker Deal
Let's See the Deck 25
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Blind Man's Poker
Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 23
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo Gardner-Marlo Poker Routine
Related toVariations Let's See the Deck 28
Phil Weisbecker 3 Jacks & A Pat two hands, spectator always gets thee jacks, royal flush finale
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 51) 210
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus
Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 57
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand
Also published here Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 6
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Variations Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 58
Laurie Ireland Laurie Ireland's Blindfold Poker Deal with unknown and selected hole card, tactile marks on side of card
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 21
Jean Hugard Cops and Crooks story presentation for 3 Card Monte
Tricks and Sleights 5
Elray Hey...Rube! story of a con men, marking cards at a three card monte game with daub
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 73) 297
Stewart James, Russell "Rusduck" Duck Variation on Rusduck's Stack It
Inspired by The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 270
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up six hands, two rounds, as Rusduck
Related toVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 61) 249
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Stack It spectator stacks the hand while apparently losing the cards in the deck, as Rusduck
Related to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 226
R. C. Buff The Middle Deal middle deal bluff, selected card dealt at named number
My Best 11
Gerald Lynton Kaufman The Canfield Set-Up set-up to win solitaire or canfield
My Best 141
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Gin! as Rusduck, strategy and subterfuge to win at Gin Rummy
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 91) 370
Edward Marlo Three Card Monte not the real thing
Off the Top 11
Dariel Fitzkee I Won't Play Cards With You
My Best 134
Howard D. Wise A New "Find the Lady" Illusion with board, black art and shell
My Best 150
Unknown Poker jonah card principle, brief
Related to Card Control 103
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins
Mental Cases With Cards 22
Unknown The Hold Out and Pick Up Builds redealing principle in combination with pick up stack
Card Control 112
Neal Elias "Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do" using a combination cull stock shuffle
At the Table Tricks 14
Neal Elias Zingone Spread Poker Deal idea
Inspired by At the Table Tricks 16
Arthur H. Buckley Demonstration Build of the Four Aces using the Buckley Double Cuts cutting system to stack cards
Card Control 114
Arthur H. Buckley A Cold Deck Warmed Up switching 48 cards (deck minus Aces) and stack Aces into positions
Card Control 115
Neal Elias Blindfold Poker Deal brief idea
At the Table Tricks 16
Warren Wiersbe Blindfold Poker Deal
Mental Cases With Cards 7
Edward Marlo Marlo's Gambling Routine no set-up, faro shuffle
  • Poker-Rummy-Pinochle
  • Black Jack
  • The Sucker Hand
  • Bridge Honors
Marlo In Spades 10
Edward Marlo For Cheaters Only punch deal
Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction outcome after shuffled deck predicted, punch deal
Marlo In Spades 20
Edward Marlo A Straight Flush part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine"
Marlo In Spades 16
Bruce Elliott No Skill gaff with a bill
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 135) 542
Jack Potter 3 Jacks Every Time three jacks are laid alternated with indifferent cards and come to the top, as a prelude to "3 Jack & a Pat" by Weisbecker
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 125) 503
Edward Marlo Super Memory presentation for royal flush punch deal
Marlo In Spades 23
Edward Marlo Perfect Bridge Hand part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine"
Marlo In Spades 16
Edward Marlo The Punch Deal bridge deal application
Marlo In Spades 18
Edward Marlo Super Reading apparently magician can read marks extremely fast, punch deal
Marlo In Spades 24
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deck, two methods
Also published here Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 24
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler five people build a poker hand, after the cards are apparently mixed and the deck cut, all get the same cards again in the next round
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 471
Edward Marlo The Rummy Game part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine"
Marlo In Spades 16
Edward Marlo Pseudo Stacking combining riffle stacking and second deal
Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo The Blind Fold Stack punched cards as safety measure
Variations Marlo In Spades 23
Wm. T. Beadles Psychokinesis three card monte, where spectator always finds the card to prove psychokinesis
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 561
Edward Marlo The Perfect Stack without adjustment, three aces are dealt to a player for two to eight players, punch deal
Marlo In Spades 21
Edward Marlo The Sucker's Stack combining riffle stacking and second deal
Marlo In Spades 27
Billy McComb William's Poker Hand Trick several hands are dealt one hand is chosen it's a royal flush
The First Book of William 39
Unknown Monte by "Bertram", told by Dai Vernon
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 143) 573
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Poker Hand Routine pair of deuces changes into Royal Flush, backs change as well, partial rough-smooth
Rough & Smooth Possibilities 3
Unknown The Tantalizer twenty-second position and packet dealing
Related toVariations The Royal Road to Card Magic 112
U. F. Grant Dealing a Royal Flush performer receives Royal Flush on second deal, claim of principle
Related to Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 6
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Giant Monte odd-backed queen cannot be followed, changes in joker as kicker, partial rough-smooth
Inspired by Rough & Smooth Possibilities 1
Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner A Poker Puzzle
Related to The Royal Road to Card Magic 129
Unknown Jacks Wild
The Royal Road to Card Magic 228
Unknown Canfield
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 77
U. F. Grant Zella Poker Deal simple poker deal from spectator's cut, performer draws the four Aces
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 14
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopes
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 180) 719
Unknown Fifteens
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 104
Harvey P. Graham Bagged! poker routine for stage, with a stand
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 175) 702
Unknown Even Up
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 85
Unknown Perpetual Motion
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 83
Unknown Roll Call or Talkative
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 88
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker deal
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 681
Unknown Hidden Cards
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 102
Al Leech Simplified Poker Deal Ace stacking for five hands via re-dealing
For Card Men Only 26
Unknown Ten of Clubs
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 106
Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah card
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 168) 672
Unknown Royal Marriage
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 101
Unknown Grandfather's Clock
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 95
Unknown Round the Clock
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 90
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up (Streamlined)
Inspired by The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 755
Unknown Idle Year
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 89
Unknown Pirate Gold
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 91
Unknown Elevens
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 83
Unknown Idiot's Delight
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 97
Unknown Beehive
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 85
Unknown Klondike
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 80
Unknown Auld Lang Syne
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 94
Unknown Gaps
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 87
Gilbert Wolk Monte Climax pips end up on a coin and card is blank
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 756
Unknown Streets and Alleys
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 99
Unknown Lazy Boy
Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 93
John Scarne The Dean's Poker Deal No. 23, Credited to "The Dean", a gambler from New Jersey, simple Jonah card poker deal
Related to Scarne on Card Tricks 45
Dr. Al Berndt, Peter Musto The New Deal Poker Hand No. 56, Poker deal from new deck order, draw poker
Scarne on Card Tricks 100
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Poker Deal No. 68, Poker hands dealt from deck shuffled face up/down, final poker hand transformation (drunk man presentation)
Variations Scarne on Card Tricks 124
Cy Endfield Tacked Extra Corner-Piece. Variation with specially printed card
Related to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 199) 795
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes No. 8, Performer removes high cards (Ten, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle)
Variations Scarne on Card Tricks 20
H. K. Becker Your Flush gambling demonstration, royal flush finish
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 242) 966
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Solitaire stacking for an advantage in playing Solitaire
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 239) 956
Bob Hummer Hummers Mathematical 3 Card Monte mathematical three card monte
VariationsAlso published here Mathematical 3 Card Monte 1
Toni Koynini Gambler's Delight half deck stacked, dealing several poker hands for different combination of players, good bridge hand
Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 8
Toni Koynini A.B.C. Dealer four bridge hands dealt, top card of one pile is a Ten, first spectator counts down to tenth card, remembers it, tells his value to next one and so on for three selections, cards forced and dealt into performer's hand
Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 10
Bruce Elliott On A Tear monte, tearing up corner, false index
Related to The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 239) 954
Bert Fenn I Win! several phases, see p. 953 for corrections
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 237) 947
Bill Simon The Middle Deal mock center deal
Related to Effective Card Magic 86
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Jinx-Ed eights and aces dealt in poker hand
Inspired by The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 269) 1074
Audley Walsh Audley's Best
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 270) 1078
Jackie Flosso The Easiest Monte card vanishes and appears face up in deck
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 258) 1033
Bruce Elliott Elliott's Last Lethargy false second deal
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 250) 1001
Bill Simon Three Queens Monte with four cards all turn into aces
Effective Card Magic 37
Bruce Elliott, Dai Vernon B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at it
Also published here The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 248) 990
Hugh Carroll Solitaired! solitaire stacking
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 264) 1057
Frank Garcia Garcia's Clip It monte, card marked with paper clip
Also published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 258) 1030
Edward Marlo Three Card Monte Climax showing all the same
The Cardician 109
Edward Marlo Invisible Bottom Deal
The Cardician 89
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deck
Also published here The Cardician 29
Martin Gardner Poker Problem open drawing of cards, solution on p. 1104
Related to The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Al Leech Surprise Monte two Cards Change at the end
Card Man Stuff 13
Edward Marlo Effect Two straight flush shown with six cards, extra-card vanishes and reappears in sleeve
Unlimited 13
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction and a Principle spectator shuffles, yet aces are dealt out
Variations The Cardician 33
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker +
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 283) 1130
Edward Marlo Monte Climax Kicker transformation
The Cardician 110
Al Leech The Sandwich Deal pseudo false dealing
Card Man Stuff 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal
Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 320) 88
Stewart James Vernon Variation
Inspired byVariations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 316) 67
Dai Vernon Royal Monte "A Lesson in Artistic Card Handling"
Variations Stars of Magic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 158
Russell "Rusduck" Duck 3 'n' 1 solitaire stacking
The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 298) 1192
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Routine half deck set-up, see also p. 63
Inspired byAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 45
Edward Marlo Follow the Ace Ace changes into Eight as climax
Miracle Card Changes 19
Russell "Rusduck" Duck E-Z Poker thumb count stacking of a poker hand
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 39
Mariano Palhinha Wherizit three cards with money card in middle held by spectator beneath handkerchief, money card vanishes
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 62
Rufus Steele The Gambler's Rehearsal elaborated routine with full deck set up
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 90
Unknown Card Stand for Gambler's Rehearsal to perform poker deals for larger crowd
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 98
Cy Endfield The Tacked Card Extra Corner-Piece. Variation with specially printed card
Related to Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 13
Cy Endfield The Routine incl. Bent Corner, Pencil Mark, Tacked Card
Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 15
Cy Endfield The Bent Corner
Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 9
Cy Endfield The Three Card Monte Basic Moves
Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 5
Cy Endfield The Pencil Mark on the Card
Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 11
Audley Walsh Paper Clip Climax
Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 17