123 entries in Cards / Principles / Hold Out
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Professor Hoffmann Deck Pull
1889 Tricks with Cards 199
Professor Hoffmann Card-Vanisher pull with clip
1890 More Magic 133
Unknown French Card-Vanisher pull with clip
1890 More Magic 137
Unknown Erklärung zum Vertauschen eines Kartenspiels a. Mit Servante (deck switch with chair servante)
b. Ohne Servante (using holder under vest)
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Klammer deck switch using holder at body
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 177
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer further designs for deck holders that can be attached to a table or chair, and a holder for body loading, deck vanish via pull
Related to Mar. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 3) 42
Dr. Arnfeld Die verschwindende Karte card vanishes from deck, spectator pushes card into clip in deck which is pulled out
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 181
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die thatsächlich verschwindende Karte card pull into sleeve
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Carl Willmann Karten-Servante servante on table or behind chair
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 10
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer card holder at table edge or behind prop, for switching deck
Related to Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 25
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Ueber Vertauschung von Kartenspielen part two on deck switches
Related to July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 99
Unknown Kartenspiele zu vertauschen
  • deck switch by pushing one in vest and the other comes threaded out of sleeve
  • card clip
  • deck vanish with pull
  • deck switch by getting rid of deck in left hand and taking new deck with right hand while back is turned
Related to 1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 151
Unknown Kartenklammer card pull into sleeve, cards attached to clip
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 93
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ein Hülfsmittel zum Vertauschen kleiner Gegenstände holder for inside of jacket, deck switch application
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 155
Unknown Kartenklammer, zum Vertauschen von Kartenspielen "by C. K., Hannover", card clip at pull to hold a deck for a deck switch
Variations May 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5) 70
Unknown Zur Kartenklammer, zum Vertauschen von Kartenspielen variation of the card clip
Inspired by June 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 83
Hamley Brothers A New Form of Portable Servante bag attached to table, also with card deck holder
1903 Later Magic 19
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuchhalter holder for silks at back of chair or table with applications, also for cards that travel under a plate
June 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 85
John Hamley A Smart Production and Vanish of Cards hands empty, cards produced and vanished again, attached to outside of sleeve and stolen when sleeve is pulled up
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 52
Unknown Felt Strip Holdout to slide cards secretly underneath
1909 The Art of Magic 215
Unknown A Card Holder clip type
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 79
Unknown Belt Holdout
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
Donald Holmes Card on Glass card on top of glass is invisible for audience when they look on edge
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 70
Unknown Holdout underneath Envelope
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 345
Unknown Card Case for Pocket Switch
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 85
Eddie Joseph Two Old Horses in New Harness "Cards to Pocket", using rubber band around wrist to hold cards
1942 Greater Card Tricks 90
Unknown Knee Hold Out
1946 Card Control 112
Arthur H. Buckley My Original Billiard Ball and Card Harness
1948 Principles and Deceptions 174
John Scarne Aces from the Pocket No. 2, Shuffled deck placed in pocket, performer able to pull out four Aces
Variations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 11
J. B. Bobo Sez You Giant Card Trick three cards placed behind back, monte type, text appears on cards, holdout on back
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954) 29
Max Katz That Torn Corner where to store torn corner
1957 26 Originals 20
Unknown Aces in Belt
Dec. 1965 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 12
Unknown Table Edge Holdout with sticky substance
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 69
Eddie Joseph Tacit Command chosen card completely vanishes from a packet, using mirage holdout
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 328
Eddie Joseph Silky Smooth Card Vanish with handkerchief, using mirage holdout
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 331
Eddie Joseph The Mystery of the Autographed Card clean card to pocket, using mirage holdout
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 332
Eddie Joseph My Favourite Queen four Queens held in hand, named Queen vanishes and reappears in some location, using mirage holdout
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 335
Eddie Fay Capping the Deck sleeve hold-out for adding a small packet to tabled cards
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 23
Edward Marlo Laser Card to Pocket no palm, Bean Shooter type pull
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 300
Karl Fulves Sticky Sleeve Steal double-sided tape on sleeve, arm comes to rest over deck
Dec. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 690
Russell T. Barnhart Knee Shuffle Steal No. 6, bottom card into crotch of knee during riffle shuffle on knee, from there into right-hand Master Palm
Variations 1975 The Master Palm 21
Russell T. Barnhart Knee Shuffle Steal (Several Cards) No. 7, same with several cards
Inspired by 1975 The Master Palm 26
Russell T. Barnhart Fatal Fingerprint No. 4, fingerprint trick without deck, card stored under leg als holdout
1975 The Master Palm 53
Jerry Andrus Watch It on watch
1976 Andrus Card Control 56
Unknown Under-Belt Holdout or paper clip
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 56
Patrick Page The Body Steal with a card holder
1976 The Big Book of Magic 73
Patrick Page The Jacket Clip
1976 The Big Book of Magic 76
Al Mann The Psychic Poker Player handcuffed, gaffed table
1976 The Third Ecstasy 20
Karl Fulves The Impromptu Holdout wristwatch, two methods
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 25
Karl Fulves Other Applications of sleeving
  • Hofzinser Ace Problem with Aces in spectator's pocket
  • Rising Card Hook-up
  • Sticky Tape at outside of Sleeve
  • Sleeving into Envelopes
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 47
Danny Korem Korem Card to Pocket single card visually vanishes, removed from pants pocket, pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 12
Danny Korem Single Card Vanish free-handed, pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 12
Danny Korem Preferred Vanish of the Card free-handed, pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 15
Danny Korem Scary Deck Switch pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 17
Looy Simonoff Looy's Addition from thumb clip palm at table edge
1978 Here's My Card 104
Unknown Table Edge Holdout held with thumb at edge of table
1978 Transpo Trix 63
Danny Korem Seven Signed Cards to the Pocket to pockets, teeth, wallet, pendulum holdout
Related to 1980 The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 4
Danny Korem The UDT Card to Wallet pendulum holdout
1980 The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 13
Danny Korem One Deck Premonition pendulum holdout
1980 The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 20
Edward Marlo Table Edge Holdout thumb clip position
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 69
Rovi Table Steal and Control card is secretly held out clipped to table top
1980 Rovi Reveals 36
Unknown Table Edge Heel Holdout
1981 Cardworks 137
Dr. James Nuzzo Dr. James Nuzzo's Bonus Idea sticky tape on body for cards
1982 Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 18
Edward Marlo Marlo's Combinations cards from under arm and pocket, sticky tape as holdout
1982 Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 20
Edward Marlo Marlo's Holdout sticky tape on body or table
1982 Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 22
Christian Scherer Scherer Thumb Hold Out
1982 Card News '82 113
Unknown Under-Belt Holdout
1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 122
Edward Marlo Poor Man's Card to Balloon
Also published here
  • MUM, Jan. 1982
1984 At The Table 124
Danny Korem The Korem Deck Switch as deck is put in case, pendulum holdout
1985 Korem without Limits 170
Frederick Braue FB Palmaid gimmick on leg height with sticky substance to leave card there during spectator's shuffling (1936)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 11
Ben Harris Hanging Palm holding card at table edge below table
1985 Midnight Special 6
Edward Marlo Eidetic Change Choroagraphy routine with selection, table edge work, "choreography"
Related to 1986 Riffling the Pasteboards 21
Bruce Cervon Chair Holdout sitting on cards
1990 Ultra Cervon 69
Edward Wase Production of Three Cards production of cards that come from sleeve with thread pull
1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 8
Unknown Card under Knee
1992 La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 3 36
Charles Aste Jr., Unknown Undercover Cop cop position and transition at table edge
Related to 1992 Card Finesse II 88
Tony Bartolotta Tony's Wallet temporary placement of card on sticky tape on shirt before later wallet load
1994 Crooked Tales 113
Karl Fulves Bug Holdout Load bug holdout below table
1994 Crooked Tales 23
Edward Marlo The Marlo Shelf shelf at table edge
  • Construction of the Shelf
VariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Aug. 1974
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 163
Edward Marlo Loading from the Lap imp pass to thumb of other hand at table edge
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 182
Edward Marlo Without Shelf or Clips thumbs alternately press card to table edge, switch
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 184
Edward Marlo Some Observations lapping several cards and noice, holding card to table edge, credit information
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 189
Edward Marlo Throw-Offs and Replacements table edge hold-out, imp pass
Also published here 1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 260
Karl Fulves, John Scarne Undercover Work cards chosen under the table while performer holds deck, cards then named, three methods:
  • Karl Fulves
  • John Scarne & Karl Fulves
  • Karl Fulves (two spectators take a card under the table, a match is predicted, both come up and have half a torn card)
Inspired byVariations 1997 The Fine Print (Issue 6) 133
John Derris One in Three finding matching cards of selection behind back
1998 Come A Little Closer 33
David Regal Jacket Edge Clip
1999 Close-Up & Personal 100
Ellis Stanyon Two Cards, Placed in the Centre of the Pack, Found on Top No. 7, pair of pseudo duplicates
  • Improvement (one pair starts clipped behind coat)
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 34
Joshua Jay Watch Out Using watch as a holdout for a packet of cards
1999 Magic Atlas 129
Unknown The Knee Holdout
2000 Card College - Volume 4 967
Unknown The Trousers-fold Holdout
2000 Card College - Volume 4 966
John Cornelius The Card Clip to fix a deck behind a case or table edge
2001 The Award-Winning Magic of John Cornelius 160
George Murray Card Clip Holder
2002 The Book of Secrets 304
David Williamson Envelope Holdout stealing cards away to under an envelope
2003 Aunt Mary's Terrible Secret 11
David Williamson Envelope Holdout stealing cards away to under an envelope
2003 Aunt Mary's Terrible Secret 21
Unknown Wallet as Holdout card stuck underneath
2004 World Tour Lecture Notes - Set 1 14
Unknown Card under Knee
2006 The Magic of Ascanio — Studies of Card Magic 124
Edward Marlo Throw-Offs and Replacements table edge hold-out, imp pass
Also published here 2007 Marlo on Erdnase 144
Karl Fulves Shirting as finger ring is pulled off finger
2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 313
Ken Krenzel Beneath Table Switch with knee holdout
2009 Relaxed Impossibilities 213
Karl Fulves Holdout Secrets - Part Three on vest hold-out, see also following items
Related to 2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 358
John Scarne Scarne's Vest Holdout deck switch
2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 358
Karl Fulves Sleeve Unlock cards held in sleeve by watch band or rubber band, two methods to get them loose
2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 360
Fred Robinson, Dr. Jacob Daley Table-Edge Hold-Out held by thumb, steal via riffle shuffle, see also Daley's Notebooks Nr. 558
2009 The Magic of Fred Robinson 187
Tyler Wilson Armpit Holdout
2010 Reinventing the Real 65
Roberto Giobbi Body Hold-outs
  • Chair Hold-out
  • Crook of the Knee Hold-out
  • Sock Hold-out
  • Trousers Fold Hold-out
2013 The Art of Switching Decks 16
Axel Hecklau Der Spezialhalter magnet holder for playing cards etc., in conjunction with Die Universalweste
2013 Evolution 20
Steve Reynolds Stealing Cards 2 from vest pocket
  • Into Palm Positions
  • First Application
  • Second Application
  • Other Palm Positions
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 17
Steve Reynolds Stealing Multiple Cards from vest pocket into palm
  • First Technique (Squeeze Steal)
  • Second Technique (Squeeze Add)
  • Adjusting Packets
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 20
Steve Reynolds Packet Switch using vest pocket holdout
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 24
Steve Reynolds Half-Deck Switch using vest pocket holdout
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 25
Steve Reynolds Full Deck Switch using vest pocket holdout, two methods
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 26
Daniel Madison Holdout Deal Doing a 'Bottom Deal' with a card in the left hand sleeve holdout
2014 Placebo 47
Guy Hollingworth Pendulum Holdout paper clip
2015 Renovations 20
Edo Huang Pitpocket temporarily loading a card unter armpit, card-to-pocket application
2015 Card Coffee Collective 94
Joseph Barry Impromptu Bug constructing bug/table-holdout for a card from card case
2016 Operandi (Issue 1) 8
John Cottle Portable Bug hiding bug/table-holdout for a card at card case
2016 Operandi (Issue 1) 8
Unknown The Scoot as chair is adjusted, deck under thigh
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 131
Unknown Using the Knee as a Holdout
2018 Roleplayer 21
Bruce Cervon Chair Holdout sitting on cards
2018 Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 57
Steve Forte holdout devices
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 541
Unknown Knee Holdout
2020 Palmoholic 59
Ryan Plunkett The Bug holdout under table and addition from there
2020 Distilled 25
Steve Forte going south holding out the palmed card or storing it under table
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 541