strictly straight \n performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, gilbreath precursor \n russell "rusduck" duck \n lin searles's "the straight gambler" \n poko-combo \n russell "rusduck" duck \n lesson in larceny \n roy walton
1957
the cardiste Russell "Rusduck" Duck

Strictly Straight

performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, Gilbreath precursor

scrambled straights \n straights, all hands, gilbreath precursor (see fulves' "when psychics..." reference) \n russell "rusduck" duck \n scrambled straights \n russell "rusduck" duck \n karl fulves \n stretching a straight \n karl fulves \n crooked straight \n karl fulves
1958
the cardiste Russell "Rusduck" Duck

Scrambled Straights

straights, all hands, Gilbreath precursor (see Fulves' "When Psychics..." reference)

lesson in larceny \n ten card packet, spectator deals cards from top or bottom and gets a straight, performer aces \n roy walton \n strictly straight \n russell "rusduck" duck \n babel \n karl fulves \n lesson in larceny \n roy walton \n a card force \n karl fulves \n mel bennett \n you cheat me, i cheat you \n bob farmer
1966
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Roy Walton

Lesson In Larceny

ten card packet, spectator deals cards from top or bottom and gets a straight, performer aces

black magic \n effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to gilbreath principle, fifty-two double facers (!) \n karl fulves \n black magic notes \n karl fulves
1967
epilogue Karl Fulves

Black Magic

effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to Gilbreath Principle, fifty-two double facers (!)

posi-negative cards \n magnetic colors variation \n j. w. sarles \n p. 116 for comment by fred g. taylor, fulves and backdating to 1958 \n "you did it" (t.s. ransom, ibidem #16, p. 11) \n posi-negative cards \n j. w. sarles \n posi-negative cards \n j. w. sarles \n follow me \n karl fulves
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 J. W. Sarles

Posi-Negative Cards

Magnetic Colors variation

Related to

p. 116 for comment by Fred G. Taylor, Fulves and backdating to 1958

incorporated color control \n - part one: pairs attract each other after riffle shuffle (rbbr-rbbr-...)
- part two: spectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red
- part three: number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted \n karl fulves \n p. 109 for comment \n the candy king \n stewart james \n incorporated color control with coins \n bob hemple \n color control - mentalists night out \n karl fulves \n incorporated color control \n karl fulves \n the red and the black \n paul curry \n riffle shuffle control \n karl fulves \n incorporated color control \n karl fulves \n backwards bet \n karl fulves
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Karl Fulves

Incorporated Color Control

Part One: pairs attract each other after riffle shuffle (RBBR-RBBR-...)

Part Two: spectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red

Part Three: number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted

the odd event \n red-black matching thing with two card location \n karl fulves \n future perfect \n karl fulves \n the odd event \n edward marlo \n logical odd event \n marvin johnson
1968
epilogue Karl Fulves

riffle/reverse \n combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to gilbreath principle \n karl fulves \n riffle/reverse notes \n karl fulves
1968
epilogue Karl Fulves

Riffle/Reverse

combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to Gilbreath Principle

esp + math \n esp cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards, see also p. 728 for comment, p. 840 for comment by jerry fulton \n karl fulves \n esp + math \n karl fulves \n charles hudson \n esp + math + thompson \n james g. thompson jr. \n calling the hands \n nick trost \n shift left \n karl fulves \n in case \n karl fulves
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Karl Fulves

ESP + Math

ESP cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards, see also p. 728 for comment, p. 840 for comment by Jerry Fulton

esp + math \n non esp-version, cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards \n karl fulves \n charles hudson \n esp + math \n karl fulves \n esp + math \n karl fulves \n the triskadequadra principle \n john hostler
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Karl Fulves, Charles Hudson

ESP + Math

non ESP-version, cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards

color prophecy \n performer predicts which red-black pairs will match when two halves are dealt after a shuffle \n gene finnell \n color prophecy \n gene finnell \n color prophecy \n gene finnell
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Gene Finnell

Color Prophecy

performer predicts which red-black pairs will match when two halves are dealt after a shuffle

scarlock's card \n phoned person knows dealt poker hands \n peter alexis \n esp + math \n karl fulves \n scarlock's card \n peter alexis
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Peter Alexis

some special cases \n "basic position control", riffle shuffle set-ups, including an unusual derivation of the basic gilbreath principle in example 6
- example 4 - 6 \n karl fulves
1968
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Some Special Cases

"Basic Position Control", riffle shuffle set-ups, including an unusual derivation of the basic Gilbreath principle in Example 6

the rue morgue problem \n cards riffle shuffled by spectators and dealt in pairs to players, they remove red or black poker chips according to red-black distribution, chip values and cards added, the total is 28 and predicted \n karl fulves
1968
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

The Rue Morgue Problem

cards riffle shuffled by spectators and dealt in pairs to players, they remove red or black poker chips according to red-black distribution, chip values and cards added, the total is 28 and predicted

riffle/reverse notes \n combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to gilbreath principle \n karl fulves \n riffle/reverse \n karl fulves
1969
faro & riffle technique Karl Fulves

Riffle/Reverse Notes

combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to Gilbreath Principle

black magic notes \n effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to gilbreath principle, see also addenda on page 60 \n karl fulves \n black magic \n karl fulves \n memory mix \n karl fulves
1969
faro & riffle technique Karl Fulves

Black Magic Notes

effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to Gilbreath Principle, see also Addenda on page 60

the compleat gamester \n proposition bets
- birthday bet (see p. 292 for mel stover comment)
- red and black (martin gardner)
- license plate poker
- ace-deuce-jack variations
- black and white
- coin swindles
- 3-card poker
- odds on favorite (omega bet, card pushed in reversed and pairs dealt off) \n karl fulves \n p. 282 for comment by lu brent \n the compleat gamester addition \n martin gardner \n ace-deuce-jack \n karl fulves \n more proposition bets \n karl fulves \n the omega bet \n karl fulves \n guess again \n karl fulves \n the omega bet - updated \n nick trost \n al thatcher
1969
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Karl Fulves

The Compleat Gamester

proposition bets

Birthday Bet (see p. 292 for Mel Stover comment)

Red And Black (Martin Gardner)

License Plate Poker

Ace-Deuce-Jack Variations

Black And White

Coin Swindles

3-Card Poker

Odds On Favorite (Omega Bet, card pushed in reversed and pairs dealt off)

new light on black magic \n face-up/face-down shuffled deck, effect with matching pairs of face-down and face-up cards with several phases \n karl fulves
1970
faro & riffle technique Karl Fulves

New Light on Black Magic

face-up/face-down shuffled deck, effect with matching pairs of face-down and face-up cards with several phases

gilbreath revisited \n deck cut in three piles, one pile looked over, performer knows number of red and black cards in other piles, handling for gilbreath's "separating one deck with one shuffle" (linking ring, july 1958) \n paul swinford \n norman gilbreath
1971
more faro fantasy Paul Swinford, Norman Gilbreath

Gilbreath Revisited

deck cut in three piles, one pile looked over, performer knows number of red and black cards in other piles, handling for Gilbreath's "Separating One Deck With One Shuffle" (Linking Ring, July 1958)

high card poker deal \n stacked poker deal, spectator shuffles, gilbreath \n nick trost \n high card poker deal \n nick trost
1972
card cavalcade Nick Trost

attraction \n after riffle shuffle cards are dealt in pairs, matching red or black pair is always followed by pair of other color \n karl fulves \n incorporated color control \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Attraction

after riffle shuffle cards are dealt in pairs, matching red or black pair is always followed by pair of other color

incorporated color control \n number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted after riffle shuffle \n karl fulves \n incorporated color control \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Incorporated Color Control

number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted after riffle shuffle

black magic \n effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to gilbreath principle, fifty-two double facers (!) \n karl fulves \n black magic \n karl fulves \n memory mix \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Black Magic

effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to Gilbreath Principle, fifty-two double facers (!)

esp + math \n esp cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards \n karl fulves \n esp + math \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

ESP + Math

ESP cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards

color prophecy \n performer predicts which red-black pairs will match when two halves are dealt after a shuffle \n gene finnell \n color prophecy \n gene finnell
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Gene Finnell

Color Prophecy

performer predicts which red-black pairs will match when two halves are dealt after a shuffle

riffle/reverse \n combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to gilbreath principle \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Riffle/Reverse

combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to Gilbreath Principle

face-up/face-down challenge \n face-up/face-down condition of one pile matches that of another pile \n gene finnell
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Gene Finnell

Face-up/Face-down Challenge

face-up/face-down condition of one pile matches that of another pile

the odd event \n red-black matching thing with two card location \n edward marlo \n the odd event \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Edward Marlo

miracle location \n two card location with red black alternated deck \n roy walton \n miracle location \n roy walton
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Roy Walton

logical odd event \n two selections found and red-black separation \n marvin johnson \n the odd event \n karl fulves \n the odd event \n edward marlo \n logic \n francis j. baker
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Marvin Johnson

esp + math + thompson \n esp cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards
- adding another factor
- phase ii
- phase iii
- added notes by thompson \n james g. thompson jr. \n esp + math \n karl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups James G. Thompson Jr.

ESP + Math + Thompson

ESP cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards

deck memorization \n ootw with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath \n michael boden \n deck memorization \n michael boden \n deck memorization \n michael boden
1974
card cavalcade ii Michael Boden

Deck Memorization

OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath

don't lie to me \n two spectators get half the pack and either lie or say the truth about each card, magician spots all the lies \n paul curry \n don't lie to me \n paul curry \n don't lie to me (computer) \n paul curry \n don't lie to me (computer) \n paul curry
1974
paul curry presents Paul Curry

Don't Lie To Me

two spectators get half the pack and either lie or say the truth about each card, magician spots all the lies

the red and the black \n spectator arrange the deck, cards are in red/black pairs except the aces. \n paul curry \n incorporated color control \n karl fulves \n the paranormalist \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n the power of love \n peter duffie \n robin robertson
1974
paul curry presents Paul Curry

The Red And The Black

spectator arrange the deck, cards are in red/black pairs except the aces.

gil's game \n spectator cannot win in red-black game in which he has to select groups of one color \n peter kane \n gus southall \n new pentagram, june 1970
1975
a further card session with peter kane Peter Kane, Gus Southall

Gil's Game

spectator cannot win in red-black game in which he has to select groups of one color

the lone stranger \n spectator locates own card by unknowingly placing it with a group of cards of a different color \n nick trost \n the lone stranger \n nick trost
1976
subtle card magic: part one Nick Trost

The Lone Stranger

Spectator locates own card by unknowingly placing it with a group of cards of a different color

lesson in larceny \n no. 14, ten card packet, spectator deals cards from top or bottom and gets a straight, performer aces \n roy walton \n lesson in larceny \n roy walton
1976
self-working card tricks Roy Walton

Lesson in Larceny

No. 14, ten card packet, spectator deals cards from top or bottom and gets a straight, performer aces

it's a set up \n several cards dealt in hands of five, performer is able to guess if cards are red or black from chosen hand \n roy walton
1979
that certain something... Roy Walton

It's a Set Up

several cards dealt in hands of five, performer is able to guess if cards are red or black from chosen hand

magnetic coincidence \n selection by spectator and performer are found next to each other by stop procedure, marked and half forcing deck, gilbreath \n paul swinford
1980
arcane Paul Swinford

Magnetic Coincidence

selection by spectator and performer are found next to each other by stop procedure, marked and half forcing deck, gilbreath

the constant straight routine \n straights show up despite shuffling and mixing, seven phases, with packet \n jeff busby \n polar repulsion straights \n jeff busby
1980
curioser Jeff Busby

The Constant Straight Routine

straights show up despite shuffling and mixing, seven phases, with packet

polar repulsion straights \n "the same as constant straight routine only more so!" \n jeff busby \n the constant straight routine \n jeff busby
1980
curioser Jeff Busby

Polar Repulsion Straights

"The same as Constant Straight Routine only more so!"

by two and two \n one riffle shuffle, then pairs turned up, when odd-colored, the next pair is also odd-colored, when match, then the next is match \n karl fulves
1981
origins Karl Fulves

By Two And Two

one riffle shuffle, then pairs turned up, when odd-colored, the next pair is also odd-colored, when match, then the next is match

centering \n one riffle shuffle, five cards considered, center card named when seeing some of the others \n karl fulves \n a footnote on self-centering stacks \n karl fulves
1981
origins Karl Fulves

Centering

one riffle shuffle, five cards considered, center card named when seeing some of the others

"mish mosh" \n gilbreath and dealing procedure to separate suits, non-faro method of a justin branch effect \n reinhard müller \n justin branch \n mish mosh tell-a-vision \n marty kane
1982
best of friends Reinhard Müller, Justin Branch

"Mish Mosh"

gilbreath and dealing procedure to separate suits, non-faro method of a Justin Branch effect

cardputer \n using number cards, numbers on both sides \n alex east \n numeral-oh-gee \n amazing randi \n shigeo futagawa \n musical \n alex east
1982
spell-binder Alex East

trackinback \n ndo deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer, riffle shuffle connection \n karl fulves \n the missing pair \n charles t. jordan
1983
after jordan Karl Fulves

Trackinback

NDO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer, riffle shuffle connection

straight slam \n spectator shuffles, yet top thirteen cards are straight from ace to king, gilbreath \n doug canning \n tom craven
1984
apocalypse vol. 6-10 Doug Canning, Tom Craven

Straight Slam

spectator shuffles, yet top thirteen cards are straight from ace to king, gilbreath

straight prediction \n spectator shuffles and deals a bit and ends up with five cards: ten-high straigt, predicted \n doug canning \n tom craven
1984
apocalypse vol. 6-10 Doug Canning, Tom Craven

Straight Prediction

spectator shuffles and deals a bit and ends up with five cards: Ten-high straigt, predicted

stack a pack \n no. 33, explanation of gilbreath principle with only the top and bottom two cards of the deck \n karl fulves
1984
more self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Stack a Pack

No. 33, explanation of Gilbreath principle with only the top and bottom two cards of the deck

magnetic colors \n no. 34, "this routine was independently devised by gene finnell, norman gilbreath and others" \n norman gilbreath
1984
more self-working card tricks Norman Gilbreath

Magnetic Colors

No. 34, "This routine was independently devised by Gene Finnell, Norman Gilbreath and others"

self-matching colors \n no. 35, alternated red-black stack shuffled, when a pair matches, the performer knows the color, kind of opposite gilbreath \n unknown
1984
more self-working card tricks
Unknown

Self-Matching Colors

No. 35, alternated red-black stack shuffled, when a pair matches, the performer knows the color, kind of opposite Gilbreath

a devilish secret \n no. 36, deck riffle shuffled once, pairs turned up, when a color match occurs, the next pair is a match of opposite colors \n unknown
1984
more self-working card tricks
Unknown

A Devilish Secret

No. 36, deck riffle shuffled once, pairs turned up, when a color match occurs, the next pair is a match of opposite colors

esp + math \n no. 37, packet of cards is shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards \n karl fulves \n esp + math \n karl fulves \n charles hudson \n psychic poker \n woody aragon
1984
more self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

ESP + Math

No. 37, packet of cards is shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards

color prophecy \n no. 38, performer predicts which red-black pairs will match when two halves are dealt after a shuffle \n gene finnell \n color prophecy \n gene finnell
1984
more self-working card tricks Gene Finnell

Color Prophecy

No. 38, performer predicts which red-black pairs will match when two halves are dealt after a shuffle

posi-negative cards \n no. 41, magnetic colors variation \n j. w. sarles \n posi-negative cards \n j. w. sarles
1984
more self-working card tricks J. W. Sarles

incorporated color control \n no. 42, number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted after riffle shuffle \n karl fulves \n incorporated color control \n karl fulves
1984
more self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Incorporated Color Control

No. 42, number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted after riffle shuffle

why you can't win \n no. 43, deck riffle shuffled and dealt into four piles, top cards turned over by player simultaneously and red-black outcome used for betting game \n karl fulves
1984
more self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Why You Can't Win

No. 43, deck riffle shuffled and dealt into four piles, top cards turned over by player simultaneously and red-black outcome used for betting game

the omega bet \n no. 73, card pushed face-up in center and deck dealt in pairs, pair with face-up card matches or not, multiple phases \n karl fulves \n the compleat gamester \n karl fulves \n the omega bet - updated \n nick trost \n al thatcher \n matching wits \n bob king \n dollar deal \n roberto giobbi \n bob hummer
1984
more self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

The Omega Bet

No. 73, card pushed face-up in center and deck dealt in pairs, pair with face-up card matches or not, multiple phases

the mockingbird \n missing card divined, part of the "birds of prey" locations, palindromic rosary stack \n philip t. goldstein
1986
amperthand Philip T. Goldstein

The Mockingbird

missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations, Palindromic Rosary Stack

the diagonal relationship \n after riffle shuffle spectator takes pairs, turns one over and guesses color of other card, performer is always right \n karl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

The Diagonal Relationship

after riffle shuffle spectator takes pairs, turns one over and guesses color of other card, performer is always right

nexto \n two positions in deck decided upon by spectator and performer, after riffle shuffle those positions are counted to and the prediction that one is of each color is verified \n karl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Nexto

two positions in deck decided upon by spectator and performer, after riffle shuffle those positions are counted to and the prediction that one is of each color is verified

memory mix \n after riffle shuffle performer memorizes order, deck dealt into two heaps, performer announces number of matching color pairs in one heap \n karl fulves \n black magic notes \n karl fulves \n black magic \n karl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Memory Mix

after riffle shuffle performer memorizes order, deck dealt into two heaps, performer announces number of matching color pairs in one heap

smart modem \n twelve red and twelve black cards, cards shuffled and dealt into two heaps by spectator, paper slips with "match" and "no match" used to predict whether pairs match in color, with variations:
- smart alek (getting some pairs wrong on purpose)
- which colors? (predicting colors as well)
- machine dream (incorporating money machine prop)
- read this first \n karl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Smart Modem

twelve red and twelve black cards, cards shuffled and dealt into two heaps by spectator, paper slips with "match" and "no match" used to predict whether pairs match in color, with variations:

colorite \n after riffle shuffle and deal into two halves, performer divines color of top card of spectator's pile, repeated for all cards \n karl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Colorite

after riffle shuffle and deal into two halves, performer divines color of top card of spectator's pile, repeated for all cards

humthing \n cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible \n philip t. goldstein
1986
mix '86 Philip T. Goldstein

Humthing

cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible

the schizoid rosary \n two piles created from deck, number of red card in one and court card in other pile predicted \n philip t. goldstein \n the schizoid rosary \n philip t. goldstein
1987
doth Philip T. Goldstein

The Schizoid Rosary

two piles created from deck, number of red card in one and court card in other pile predicted

invertz \n pairs are deal after one riffle shuffle, top cards turned over, two chosen and exchanged, later located \n ben harris \n david faulkner \n worlds apart \n peter duffie
1988
off the wall Ben Harris, David Faulkner

Invertz

pairs are deal after one riffle shuffle, top cards turned over, two chosen and exchanged, later located

encounter \n duplicate found in second deck when number is counted down, "interrupted gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein
1989
fifth Philip T. Goldstein

Encounter

duplicate found in second deck when number is counted down, "Interrupted Gilbreath Principle"

the schizoid rosary \n two piles created from deck, number of red card in one and court card in other pile predicted \n philip t. goldstein \n the schizoid rosary \n philip t. goldstein
1989
a phil goldstein collection Philip T. Goldstein

The Schizoid Rosary

two piles created from deck, number of red card in one and court card in other pile predicted

order please \n deck shuffled face-up/face-down, performer arranges half the deck to match face-up/face-down sequence of other half \n bob king \n perfect match \n bob king \n lineup \n nick trost
1989
magician foolers Bob King

Order Please

deck shuffled face-up/face-down, performer arranges half the deck to match face-up/face-down sequence of other half

humthing \n cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible \n philip t. goldstein
1990
nycanotes Philip T. Goldstein

Humthing

cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein \n routine two: fore-closer \n chuck hickok \n a clash of symbols \n max maven \n a clash of symbols \n max maven \n a clash of symbols \n max maven
1991
thavant Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

humthing \n cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible \n philip t. goldstein
1991
music city conclave 1992 notes Philip T. Goldstein

Humthing

cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible

zenvelopes \n ten esp cards in envelopes are sorted in pairs by spectator \n philip t. goldstein \n tenvelopes \n karl fulves
1991
music city conclave 1992 notes Philip T. Goldstein

Zenvelopes

ten ESP cards in envelopes are sorted in pairs by spectator

a trick fragment \n predicting that all pairs come off with a red and a black card after riffle shuffle in off-beat way \n karl fulves
1992
deceptive practices Karl Fulves

A trick fragment

predicting that all pairs come off with a red and a black card after riffle shuffle in off-beat way

witness \n six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an x on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murderer \n karl fulves \n keith downs (abra #2362) \n clue \n jack yates \n partner in crime \n sam schwartz \n witness \n karl fulves \n pack of lies \n karl fulves
1992
deceptive practices Karl Fulves

Witness

six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an X on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murderer

some indifference \n two cards chosen, sum and difference of those values, number of cards as prediction, henry christ's "the difference and the sum" \n philip t. goldstein \n school daze \n roy walton \n a note from roy walton \n roy walton
1992
profile Philip T. Goldstein

Some Indifference

two cards chosen, sum and difference of those values, number of cards as prediction, Henry Christ's "The Difference and the Sum"

gentleman's bet \n bet, red / black or pairs, performer wins always, gilbreath \n steve beam \n color match \n joe anderson
1993
semi-automatic card tricks Steve Beam

Gentleman's Bet

bet, red / black or pairs, performer wins always, gilbreath

unbeatable \n red / black or pairs, performer wins bet all the time, is able to let spectator win on his demand, gilbreath \n john riggs
1993
semi-automatic card tricks John Riggs

Unbeatable

red / black or pairs, performer wins bet all the time, is able to let spectator win on his demand, gilbreath

color vision \n performer always guesses color of cards correctly \n steve beam \n color vision \n steve beam \n mish mosh tell-a-vision \n marty kane \n mish mosh tell-a-vision \n marty kane \n color vision \n steve beam \n errata \n steve beam \n errata \n steve beam
1993
semi-automatic card tricks Steve Beam

guess again \n eight cards are placed outjogged into tabled spread, cards dealt in pairs, color matches with outjogged cards \n karl fulves \n the compleat gamester \n karl fulves \n guess again \n karl fulves \n guess again \n karl fulves
1993
rigmarole Karl Fulves

Guess Again

eight cards are placed outjogged into tabled spread, cards dealt in pairs, color matches with outjogged cards

guess again \n explanation of the principle at work, with variation in which five cards are put into five packets, packets dealt in pairs and color matches are found \n karl fulves \n guess again \n karl fulves
1993
verbatim Karl Fulves

Guess Again

explanation of the principle at work, with variation in which five cards are put into five packets, packets dealt in pairs and color matches are found

principles and deceptions \n "an easy look through the arithmetical principles of card magic - part 1"
- the gilbreath principle
- gilbreath's "second" principle \n peter duffie \n principles and deceptions \n peter duffie \n suitcase \n roy walton
1993
profile Peter Duffie

Principles and Deceptions

"An Easy Look Through The Arithmetical Principles Of Card Magic - Part 1"

principles and deceptions \n "an easy look through the arithmetical principles of card magic - part 2"
- the gilbreath principle (continued)
- gilbreath without the shuffle \n peter duffie \n principles and deceptions \n peter duffie
1993
profile Peter Duffie

Principles and Deceptions

"An Easy Look Through The Arithmetical Principles Of Card Magic - Part 2"

straight shuffle variation \n twenty-card packet, spectator cuts and removes five cards from top or bottom as he pleases, repeated two more times, all have royal flushes \n peter duffie \n "honest cheat" (roy walton, swindle sheet) \n a straight shuffle \n roy walton
1993
profile Peter Duffie

Straight Shuffle Variation

twenty-card packet, spectator cuts and removes five cards from top or bottom as he pleases, repeated two more times, all have royal flushes

color vision \n performer always guesses color of cards correctly \n steve beam \n color vision \n steve beam
1993
magic with no entertainment value ii Steve Beam

shufflegram \n inspired by stewart james "webster had a word for it" (linking ring)
- first avenue
- second avenue \n philip t. goldstein \n stewart james
1994
thabbatical Philip T. Goldstein, Stewart James

Shufflegram

inspired by Stewart James "Webster Had A Word For It" (Linking Ring)

suitcase \n four-card groups made after shuffling procedure, they all contain one of each suit \n roy walton \n principles and deceptions \n peter duffie
1994
profile Roy Walton

Suitcase

four-card groups made after shuffling procedure, they all contain one of each suit

principles and deceptions \n "an easy trip through the arithmetical principles of card magic - part 6"
additions and corrections by jeff busby and max maven on previous columns, idea of cutting between a red or black pair in gilbreath tricks \n peter duffie
1994
profile Peter Duffie

Principles and Deceptions

"An Easy Trip Through The Arithmetical Principles Of Card Magic - Part 6"
additions and corrections by Jeff Busby and Max Maven on previous columns, idea of cutting between a red or black pair in Gilbreath tricks

point spread \n red/black game in several phases played by two spectators, performer predicts difference between number of red and black cards, repeat, shuffle-bored finale \n simon aronson
1995
simply simon Simon Aronson

Point Spread

red/black game in several phases played by two spectators, performer predicts difference between number of red and black cards, repeat, shuffle-bored finale

perfect match \n deck shuffled face-up/face-down, performer arranges half the deck to match face-up/face-down sequence of other half \n bob king \n order please \n bob king \n lineup \n nick trost
1996
apocalypse vol. 16-20 Bob King

Perfect Match

deck shuffled face-up/face-down, performer arranges half the deck to match face-up/face-down sequence of other half

zenvelopes \n ten esp cards in envelopes are sorted in pairs by spectator \n philip t. goldstein \n tenvelopes \n karl fulves
1996
desert seminar notes Philip T. Goldstein

Zenvelopes

ten ESP cards in envelopes are sorted in pairs by spectator

draw poker \n gilbreath principle in the form that cards are taken from two piles to make up poker hands, two spectators do this and get straight flushes \n peter duffie \n gilbreath poker trick by roy walton in opus
1996
untold Peter Duffie

Draw Poker

Gilbreath principle in the form that cards are taken from two piles to make up poker hands, two spectators do this and get straight flushes

the omega bet - updated \n multiple prediction of whether selected cards matched color, last phase uses gilbreath \n nick trost \n al thatcher \n the compleat gamester \n karl fulves \n the omega bet \n karl fulves \n the omega particle \n steve beam \n the ark maneuver \n steve beam
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost, Al Thatcher

The Omega Bet - Updated

Multiple prediction of whether selected cards matched color, last phase uses Gilbreath

high-card poker deal \n poker deal from packet of high cards, spectators receive ace-high straights, performer gets winning four of a kind, uses gilbreath principle \n nick trost
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

High-Card Poker Deal

Poker deal from packet of high cards, spectators receive Ace-high straights, performer gets winning four of a kind, uses Gilbreath principle

seven card draw prediction \n predicted number of red/black cards selected, taking cards from top and bottom \n nick trost
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

Seven Card Draw Prediction

predicted number of red/black cards selected, taking cards from top and bottom

the lone stranger \n card located by being in bank of opposite colors \n nick trost \n the lone stranger \n nick trost
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

lineup \n gilbreath principle, arranging face up/down cards in same order \n nick trost \n order please \n bob king \n perfect match \n bob king
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

Lineup

Gilbreath Principle, arranging face up/down cards in same order

three chances in 26 \n updated handling of "one chance in 26" (nick trost, the new tops, may 1965) with gilbreath and two more selections \n nick trost \n u. f. grant \n diabolical transposition \n charles t. jordan
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost, U. F. Grant

Three Chances in 26

Updated handling of "One Chance in 26" (Nick Trost, The New Tops, May 1965) with Gilbreath and two more selections

second method \n alternative method for "horse race" using gilbreath principle, first appeared in "gambling tricks with cards, part two" (1975) \n nick trost
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

Second Method

Alternative method for "Horse Race" using Gilbreath Principle, first appeared in "Gambling Tricks with Cards, Part Two" (1975)

gilbreath aces \n four aces lost in deck, spectator deals through deck and locates aces \n nick trost \n an ace opener described by oscar weigle jr. (the dragon, june 1939), credited to steve belchou
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

Gilbreath Aces

Four Aces lost in deck, spectator deals through deck and locates Aces

Inspired by

an Ace opener described by Oscar Weigle Jr. (The Dragon, June 1939), credited to Steve Belchou

crooked dealing \n pseudo gambling demo for seconds, bottoms and centers \n nick trost \n al thatcher \n a straight deal \n dai vernon
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost, Al Thatcher

Crooked Dealing

Pseudo gambling demo for seconds, bottoms and centers

zens-gilbreath poker deal \n any poker hand called for \n nick trost \n al thatcher \n michael f. zens \n "the zens quadruple poker trick" (m. f. zens, 1931) \n any hand called for \n michael f. zens \n karl fulves \n super-duper poker deal \n al thatcher
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost, Al Thatcher, Michael F. Zens

Zens-Gilbreath Poker Deal

Any poker hand called for

Inspired by

"The Zens Quadruple Poker Trick" (M. F. Zens, 1931)

the perfecto bridge deal \n duplicate spades \n nick trost \n "two grand slams" (charles hudson, the linking ring, may 1980) \n grand slam \n frank garcia
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

The Perfecto Bridge Deal

duplicate Spades

Variations

"Two Grand Slams" (Charles Hudson, The Linking Ring, May 1980)

straight poker deal \n deal from shuffled deck, spectators get straight, performer get full house. \n nick trost \n sucker punch \n friedrich roitzsch
1997
the card magic of nick trost Nick Trost

Straight Poker Deal

Deal from shuffled deck, spectators get straight, performer get full house.

gilbreath principle \n \n norman gilbreath \n "magnetic colors" (norman gilbreath, the linking ring, july 1958)
1997
the card magic of nick trost Norman Gilbreath

Gilbreath Principle

Related to

"Magnetic Colors" (Norman Gilbreath, The Linking Ring, July 1958)

sympathorder \n half deck face-up and face-down, spectator shuffles, dealt in two piles, they have same face-up/face-down orientation \n wesley james
1997
the magical record and thoughts of wesley james Wesley James

SympathOrder

half deck face-up and face-down, spectator shuffles, dealt in two piles, they have same face-up/face-down orientation

the short deck baffler \n challenge location, card freely selected and shuffled, magician finds it \n peter duffie
1997
effortless card magic Peter Duffie

The Short Deck Baffler

Challenge location, card freely selected and shuffled, magician finds it

mish mosh tell-a-vision \n suits of cards are divined, with fingers, then separation by spectator \n marty kane \n "mish mosh" \n reinhard müller \n justin branch \n color vision \n steve beam
1997
the trapdoor — volume three Marty Kane

Mish Mosh Tell-A-Vision

suits of cards are divined, with fingers, then separation by spectator

a credit to his race \n horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, interrupted gilbreath principle \n philip t. goldstein \n "derby" (tony koynini, 1952) \n a credit to his race \n max maven
1997
the fine print Philip T. Goldstein

A Credit To His Race

horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, Interrupted Gilbreath Principle

he has followers \n no. 1, spectator riffle shuffles once and then deals into two piles part of the deck, follow the leader type presentation for color separation, colors marked on backs \n karl fulves
1997
command colors Karl Fulves

He Has Followers

No. 1, spectator riffle shuffles once and then deals into two piles part of the deck, follow the leader type presentation for color separation, colors marked on backs

ruse et noir \n no. 2, as many red in one pile as there are black in the other pile \n karl fulves \n ruse b \n karl fulves \n ruse c \n karl fulves \n ruse d \n karl fulves
1997
command colors Karl Fulves

Ruse et Noir

No. 2, as many red in one pile as there are black in the other pile

follow me \n no. 3, spectator follows dealing pattern of performer, backs marked for color \n karl fulves \n "you did it" (t.s. ransom, ibidem #16, p. 11) \n posi-negative cards \n j. w. sarles \n database \n karl fulves
1997
command colors Karl Fulves

Follow Me

No. 3, spectator follows dealing pattern of performer, backs marked for color

color on contact \n no. 11, after some dealing and calculation, the number of red cards in two packets match \n karl fulves
1997
command colors Karl Fulves

Color on Contact

No. 11, after some dealing and calculation, the number of red cards in two packets match

company of four \n pack is divided in four packets which are shown to be the suits, gilbreath principle \n roy walton
1998
the looking glass Roy Walton

Company of Four

pack is divided in four packets which are shown to be the suits, Gilbreath principle

expansionism \n memorizing color sequence of 32 cards, but really only sixteen \n karl fulves \n speed reading \n karl fulves \n compression technique \n karl fulves
1998
combo Karl Fulves

Expansionism

memorizing color sequence of 32 cards, but really only sixteen

the mockingbird \n missing card divined, part of the "birds of prey" location, in english and french \n philip t. goldstein
1998
montreal lecture notes — notes de conférence Philip T. Goldstein

The Mockingbird

missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" location, in english and french

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle", in english and french \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
1998
montreal lecture notes — notes de conférence Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle", in english and french

cigar club \n eight picture cards and eight number card are shuffled and cut in half, always one picture and one number card, then spectator removes some cards and does a down under deal with the rest, last card tells amount of removed cards \n marty kane \n ramon rioboo's "6 murders and 6 cops" in "magic" 7/97 \n d/u counter \n gene finnell
1998
the trapdoor — volume three Marty Kane

Cigar Club

eight picture cards and eight number card are shuffled and cut in half, always one picture and one number card, then spectator removes some cards and does a down under deal with the rest, last card tells amount of removed cards

Inspired by

Ramon Rioboo's "6 Murders and 6 Cops" in "Magic" 7/97

the routine \n stack for two hands, both are good but performer wins, spectator can riffle shuffle \n steve mayhew \n the world's greatest card cheat \n jason england \n allan ackerman \n steve mayhew \n bad beat \n jason england
1999
angels may shuffle but the devil still deals Steve Mayhew

The Routine

stack for two hands, both are good but performer wins, spectator can riffle shuffle

the ultimate double-duke \n stacking four hands, spectator gets flush, performer full house or four of a kind, gambling demonstration \n steve mayhew
1999
angels may shuffle but the devil still deals Steve Mayhew

The Ultimate Double-Duke

stacking four hands, spectator gets flush, performer full house or four of a kind, gambling demonstration

the ultimate gardner-marlo \n spectator shuffles between rounds \n steve mayhew \n gardner-marlo poker routine \n martin gardner \n edward marlo \n lorayne's poker deal \n edward marlo \n harry lorayne \n martin gardner \n gilbreath poker \n matt baker
1999
angels may shuffle but the devil still deals Steve Mayhew

ten card finale \n spectator shuffles again and still loses \n steve mayhew \n the angels may shuffle, but the devil still deals \n steve mayhew
1999
angels may shuffle but the devil still deals Steve Mayhew

blackjack \n spectator can decide if dealer should draw or not, while performer looks away, he still wins \n steve mayhew
1999
angels may shuffle but the devil still deals Steve Mayhew

Blackjack

spectator can decide if dealer should draw or not, while performer looks away, he still wins

the principle \n angel shuffle principle, spectator's riffle shuffle does not influence the stack \n steve mayhew
1999
angels may shuffle but the devil still deals Steve Mayhew

The Principle

Angel Shuffle principle, spectator's riffle shuffle does not influence the stack

a credit to his race \n horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, interrupted gilbreath principle \n philip t. goldstein \n "derby" (tony koynini, 1952)
1999
rocky notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Credit to His Race

horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, Interrupted Gilbreath Principle

humthing \n cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible \n philip t. goldstein
1999
baltimore notes Philip T. Goldstein

Humthing

cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
1999
baltimore notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

"seven card draw" prediction \n predicted number of red/black cards selected, taking cards from top and bottom \n nick trost
1999
the fine print Nick Trost

"Seven Card Draw" Prediction

predicted number of red/black cards selected, taking cards from top and bottom

high card poker deal \n spectator shuffles deck, deal, you win. uses gilbreath principle. \n nick trost \n high card poker deal \n nick trost
1999
cunning card miracles Nick Trost

High Card Poker Deal

Spectator shuffles deck, deal, you win. Uses Gilbreath principle.

deck memorization \n out of this world with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, g=gilbreath \n michael boden \n deck memorization \n michael boden
1999
cunning card miracles Michael Boden

Deck Memorization

Out of This World with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, g=Gilbreath

notes on the gilbreath principle \n tips on gilbreath, how to avoid the problem of spectators cutting to matching colors before the shuffle, tips from gus southall / gene finell \n jerry mentzer
1999
cunning card miracles Jerry Mentzer

Notes on the Gilbreath Principle

Tips on Gilbreath, how to avoid the problem of spectators cutting to matching colors before the shuffle, tips from Gus Southall / Gene Finell

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2000
northeast Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

a credit to his race \n horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, interrupted gilbreath principle \n philip t. goldstein \n "derby" (tony koynini, 1952)
2000
missouri notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Credit to His Race

horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, Interrupted Gilbreath Principle

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2000
missouri notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

a credit to his race \n horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, interrupted gilbreath principle \n philip t. goldstein \n "derby" (tony koynini, 1952)
2000
ocmc notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Credit to His Race

horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, Interrupted Gilbreath Principle

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2000
ocmc notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

a credit to his race \n horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, interrupted gilbreath principle \n philip t. goldstein \n "derby" (tony koynini, 1952)
2000
texas notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Credit to His Race

horse race plot, with particular rules and playing cards, performer wins, Interrupted Gilbreath Principle

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein
2000
texas notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

done deal \n deck is shuffled twice, second time face up into face down, spectator deals face up cards to himself and face down to performer, performer has a straight flush \n steve beam \n house rules \n steve beam \n preventive poker \n steve beam
2000
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 3 Steve Beam

Done Deal

deck is shuffled twice, second time face up into face down, spectator deals face up cards to himself and face down to performer, performer has a straight flush

house rules \n two decks are shuffled together face up and face down, performer gets a royal flush \n steve beam \n done deal \n steve beam
2000
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 3 Steve Beam

House Rules

two decks are shuffled together face up and face down, performer gets a Royal Flush

matching gilbreath \n after one riffle shuffle, pairs are turned up and shown with one card of each color, pairs tabled, later shown to be red-red and black-black pairs \n peter duffie
2000
new inspirations Peter Duffie

Matching Gilbreath

after one riffle shuffle, pairs are turned up and shown with one card of each color, pairs tabled, later shown to be red-red and black-black pairs

thank you norman \n card selected, four cards from another deck added and used to count to selection, with two variations \n tom hubbard
2000
card file two Tom Hubbard

Thank You Norman

card selected, four cards from another deck added and used to count to selection, with two variations

deck memorization \n ootw with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath
- notes on the gilbreath principle \n michael boden \n deck memorization \n michael boden
2000
card file two Michael Boden

Deck Memorization

OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath

don't lie to me \n two spectators get half the pack and either lie or say the truth about each card, magician spots all the lies \n paul curry \n don't lie to me \n paul curry \n reds and blacks \n hector chadwick
2001
paul curry's worlds beyond Paul Curry

Don't Lie to Me

two spectators get half the pack and either lie or say the truth about each card, magician spots all the lies

a friendly ghost \n no. 51, two cards chosen from two decks match, card also predicted, non-shuffle gilbreath principle (taking cards from top or bottom) \n karl fulves
2001
new self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

A Friendly Ghost

No. 51, two cards chosen from two decks match, card also predicted, non-shuffle Gilbreath principle (taking cards from top or bottom)

color by touch \n no. 66, small packet shuffled face-up/face-down, performer names number of reds and blacks and sorts them \n unknown
2001
new self-working card tricks
Unknown

Color by Touch

No. 66, small packet shuffled face-up/face-down, performer names number of reds and blacks and sorts them

guess again \n no. 67, eight cards pushed in deck by spectator and left out-jogged, all cards are paired with odd-colored card when cards are dealt off in pairs \n karl fulves \n guess again \n karl fulves
2001
new self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Guess Again

No. 67, eight cards pushed in deck by spectator and left out-jogged, all cards are paired with odd-colored card when cards are dealt off in pairs

someone like you \n no. 1, five cards chosen from shuffled deck, according to color composition a description of the spectator is read, it's the only one that matches \n karl fulves \n someone like you \n karl fulves
2001
my best self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Someone Like You

No. 1, five cards chosen from shuffled deck, according to color composition a description of the spectator is read, it's the only one that matches

would i lie? \n no. 43, three piles, card in center one remembered, cards taken from outer two piles in any combination, values added to count down to selection, no-shuffle gilbreath \n karl fulves
2001
my best self-working card tricks Karl Fulves

Would I Lie?

No. 43, three piles, card in center one remembered, cards taken from outer two piles in any combination, values added to count down to selection, no-shuffle Gilbreath

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2002
mawny notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

alpha bet \n analysis of stewart james' one-card handling of the gilbreath principle \n steve beam \n the spoiler \n steve beam \n package deal \n stewart james
2002
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 4 Steve Beam

Alpha Bet

analysis of Stewart James' one-card handling of the Gilbreath principle

repackaged prediction \n several cards are chosen, values added, sum prediction \n scott robinson \n choice cut \n scott robinson \n package deal \n stewart james
2002
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 4 Scott Robinson

Repackaged Prediction

several cards are chosen, values added, sum prediction

the omega particle \n multi-phase betting game \n steve beam \n odds on favorite \n karl fulves \n the omega bet - updated \n nick trost \n al thatcher \n color injection \n bernard weller
2002
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 4 Steve Beam

preventive poker \n deck is shuffled twice, second time face up into face down, spectator deals face up cards to himself and face down to performer, performer has a straight flush, more freedom \n steve beam \n done deal \n steve beam
2002
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 4 Steve Beam

Preventive Poker

deck is shuffled twice, second time face up into face down, spectator deals face up cards to himself and face down to performer, performer has a straight flush, more freedom

humthing \n cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible \n philip t. goldstein
2003
saint louis notes Philip T. Goldstein

Humthing

cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2003
singapore notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2003
... land notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

the book on color \n red and black cards alternating, ace of spades and hearts pushed in deck, pairs dealt off deck, performer predicts whether the pair with the aces has same colors or not, discussion of principle, "shuffling" (inserting) single cards or few cards into deck \n karl fulves \n cards that see \n karl fulves
2003
off the books Karl Fulves

The Book On Color

red and black cards alternating, Ace of Spades and Hearts pushed in deck, pairs dealt off deck, performer predicts whether the pair with the Aces has same colors or not, discussion of principle, "shuffling" (inserting) single cards or few cards into deck

gilbreath principle \n explanation and information \n peter duffie \n robin robertson
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

the hustler \n cards mixed face-up/face-down, pairs brought forward from behind back, wager whether orientation of the pairs match, aces finale, faro \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n face-up/face-down idea in nick trost's "card problems" (1964)
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

The Hustler

cards mixed face-up/face-down, pairs brought forward from behind back, wager whether orientation of the pairs match, Aces finale, faro

Inspired by

face-up/face-down idea in Nick Trost's "Card Problems" (1964)

dire straights \n ace through ten received after a riffle shuffle by spectator \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n a straight shuffle \n roy walton
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

Dire Straights

Ace through Ten received after a riffle shuffle by spectator

the power of love \n \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n the red and the black \n paul curry
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

hours of magic \n \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n "repeat six card test" (esp session, nick trost, 1971)
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 1 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

Hours of Magic

Inspired by

"Repeat Six Card Test" (ESP Session, Nick Trost, 1971)

gilbreath plays dominoes \n after a riffle shuffle domino chain made with cards, end and beginning predicted \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n domino effect \n peter duffie \n robin robertson
2003
card conspiracy — vol. 2 Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson

Gilbreath Plays Dominoes

after a riffle shuffle domino chain made with cards, end and beginning predicted

scrambled straights \n on rusduck's trick as gilbreath precursor \n russell "rusduck" duck \n karl fulves \n scrambled straights \n russell "rusduck" duck
2004
when psychics play poker Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Karl Fulves

a rusduckian shuffle \n rusduck's top-bottom-removal as analog to riffle shuffle \n karl fulves \n strictly straight \n russell "rusduck" duck
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

A Rusduckian Shuffle

Rusduck's top-bottom-removal as analog to riffle shuffle

suit secrets \n what happens when a suit stack is riffle shuffled and groups of different size dealt \n karl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

Suit Secrets

what happens when a suit stack is riffle shuffled and groups of different size dealt

in case \n what to do when the riffle shuffle was bad in "esp + math" \n karl fulves \n esp + math \n karl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

In Case

what to do when the riffle shuffle was bad in "ESP + Math"

quicker count \n spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals two ten-card piles, moves a card from pile to pile and gives either pile to performer who divines card \n karl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

Quicker Count

spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals two ten-card piles, moves a card from pile to pile and gives either pile to performer who divines card

noah count \n pectator riffle shuffles deck, deals a pile and moves two cards from rest into pile which is shuffled and handed to performer who divines both cards \n karl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

Noah Count

pectator riffle shuffles deck, deals a pile and moves two cards from rest into pile which is shuffled and handed to performer who divines both cards

when psychics play poker \n psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two aces and moves around some cards and wins \n karl fulves \n when psychics play poker \n karl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

When Psychics Play Poker

psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two Aces and moves around some cards and wins

crooked straight \n two straights for performer and spectator, but performer has higher one, performer's hand pops out of banded deck \n karl fulves \n scrambled straights \n russell "rusduck" duck
2004
under tension Karl Fulves

Crooked Straight

two straights for performer and spectator, but performer has higher one, performer's hand pops out of banded deck

humthing \n cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible \n philip t. goldstein
2004
applecture Philip T. Goldstein

Humthing

cards with names of different songs, chosen one is played / divined, using non-existent titles that sound plausible

a clash of symbols \n three phase esp routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the gilbreath principle" \n philip t. goldstein
2004
mindvention notes Philip T. Goldstein

A Clash of Symbols

three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle"

when psychics play poker \n psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two aces and moves around some cards and wins \n karl fulves \n when psychics play poker \n karl fulves \n database \n karl fulves
2004
latter day secrets Karl Fulves

When Psychics Play Poker

psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two Aces and moves around some cards and wins

here are some things to think about with this deck. \n various suggestions, applied to miraskill, separating suits (out of escorial) \n michael weber \n dean dill
2005
a new world Michael Weber, Dean Dill

Here are some things to think about with this deck.

various suggestions, applied to Miraskill, separating suits (Out of Escorial)

speed reading \n memorizing 40 cards with 5 numbers \n karl fulves \n formations \n karl fulves \n expansionism \n karl fulves
2005
combo ii Karl Fulves

reflex action \n spectator distributes half deck face-up on table, performer deals other half on top and all pairs match color \n karl fulves
2005
combo ii Karl Fulves

Reflex Action

spectator distributes half deck face-up on table, performer deals other half on top and all pairs match color

routine two: fore-closer \n envelopes with letters and printed sides of dice, multiple prediction, scrabble themed \n chuck hickok \n a clash of symbols \n philip t. goldstein
2005
mentalism, incorporated: volume two Chuck Hickok

Routine Two: Fore-Closer

envelopes with letters and printed sides of dice, multiple prediction, scrabble themed

color injection \n card is turned over in packet, matching pairs win \n bernard weller \n the omega particle \n steve beam
2006
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 6 Bernard Weller

taking the bait \n rules card is placed inside deck and then cards placed on the table in pairs, card next to rule card is predicted \n steve beam
2006
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 7 Steve Beam

Taking the Bait

rules card is placed inside deck and then cards placed on the table in pairs, card next to rule card is predicted

full boats and empty nets \n two hands of five cards are used and even though spectator shuffled, performer has the mates of spectator's cards \n steve beam
2006
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 7 Steve Beam

Full Boats and Empty Nets

two hands of five cards are used and even though spectator shuffled, performer has the mates of spectator's cards

the spoiler \n selection in the deck, several hands dealt, selection will complete good hand \n steve beam \n alpha bet \n steve beam \n package deal \n stewart james
2006
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 7 Steve Beam

The Spoiler

selection in the deck, several hands dealt, selection will complete good hand

take this card and shove it \n selection in the deck, several hands dealt, selection will complete good hand, with smaller set-up \n steve beam
2006
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 7 Steve Beam

Take this Card and Shove It

selection in the deck, several hands dealt, selection will complete good hand, with smaller set-up

the ark maneuver \n card is reversed in center and cards dealt in pairs from top to bottom, cards after reversed card can be divined \n steve beam \n odds on favorite \n karl fulves \n the omega bet - updated \n nick trost \n al thatcher
2006
semi-automatic card tricks — volume 7 Steve Beam

The Ark Maneuver

card is reversed in center and cards dealt in pairs from top to bottom, cards after reversed card can be divined

rump shaker \n performer deals four aces to himself twice, then gives everyone great hands in the third round, leaving the best hand (straight flush) for himself \n jack parker \n tomas blomberg \n an effective poker deal \n unknown \n gardner-marlo poker routine \n martin gardner \n edward marlo
2007
52 memories Jack Parker, Tomas Blomberg

Rump Shaker

Performer deals four Aces to himself twice, then gives everyone great hands in the third round, leaving the best hand (straight flush) for himself

red & black \n after one riffle shuffle, some cards are dealt and the colors divined by performer \n asi wind \n true colors \n asi wind
2007
chapter one Asi Wind

Red & Black

after one riffle shuffle, some cards are dealt and the colors divined by performer

package deal \n card is inserted into a packet of nineteen cards at random spot by spectator, will form four hands of poker for four straights \n stewart james \n alpha bet \n steve beam \n a royal parcel \n william goodwin \n repackaged prediction \n scott robinson \n the spoiler \n steve beam
2007
the essential stewart james Stewart James

Package Deal

Card is inserted into a packet of nineteen cards at random spot by spectator, will form four hands of poker for four straights

two compatibility tests \n first part is karl fulves' "profiling", gilbreath \n nick trost \n karl fulves \n profiling \n karl fulves
2008
subtle card creations — volume 1 Nick Trost, Karl Fulves

three-way miracle prediction \n reverse gilbreath principle, number of red and black cards predicted \n nick trost
2008
subtle card creations — volume 1 Nick Trost

Three-Way Miracle Prediction

Reverse Gilbreath Principle, number of red and black cards predicted

reds and blacks \n performer divines red/black from spectator shuffled deck \n hector chadwick \n don't lie to me \n paul curry \n colour sense \n pit hartling
2008
the mental mysteries of hector chadwick Hector Chadwick

Reds and Blacks

Performer divines red/black from spectator shuffled deck

undoing alternating riffle shuffle \n spectator riffle shuffles deck in red-black alternating order, then up-jogging and taking out some card resets that pattern. \n lennart green
2008
the green northern lights magic Lennart Green

Undoing Alternating Riffle Shuffle

spectator riffle shuffles deck in red-black alternating order, then up-jogging and taking out some card resets that pattern.