prévoir la pensée d'un homme en mettant d'avance une carte choisie au hasard, au rang et au numéro que cet homme doit choisir un instant après \n chosen card at any number in the deck, faced deck and deck flop \n unknown
1786
testament de jérôme sharp
Unknown
Prévoir la pensée d'un homme en mettant d'avance une carte choisie au hasard, au rang et au numéro que cet homme doit choisir un instant après
chosen card at any number in the deck, faced deck and deck flop
four packets of cards having been formed face downwards on the table, to discover the total value of the undermost cards \n \n unknown \n any number of packets of cards having been formed face downwards on the table, to discover the total value of the undermost cards. \n unknown
1876
modern magic
Unknown
Four Packets of Cards having been Formed face downwards on the Table, to discover the Total Value of the Undermost Cards
to allow a person to think of a card, and to make that card appear at such number in the pack as another person shall name \n card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, with variation \n unknown \n to make a card thought of by one person appear at such number in the pack as another person shall choose \n unknown \n "die wievielte karte?" \n david tobias bamberg \n mentalo \n unknown \n the selected card appears at number chosen by another person \n ellis stanyon
1876
modern magic
Unknown
To allow a Person to think of a Card, and to make that Card appear at such Number in the Pack as Another Person shall Name
card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, with variation
a card having been drawn and returned, and the pack shuffled, to make it appear at such number as the company choose \n two methods (glide and re-deal) \n unknown
1876
modern magic
Unknown
A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to make it Appear at such Number as the Company Choose
several persons having each drawn and returned a card, to make each card appear at such number in the pack as the drawer chooses \n \n unknown
1876
modern magic
Unknown
Several Persons having each Drawn and Returned a Card, to make each Card appear at such Number in the Pack as the Drawer chooses
to cause a number of cards to multiply invisibly in a person's keeping \n cut-off packet weighed, then it multiplies \n unknown
1876
modern magic
Unknown
To cause a Number of Cards to Multiply invisibly in a Person's keeping
a row of cards being placed face downards on the table, to indicate, by turning up one of them, how many of such cards have during your absence been transferred from one end of the row to the other \n \n unknown \n a row of cards being placed face downwards on the table, to indicate by turning up one of them how many have during your absence been transferred from one end to the other \n unknown
1876
modern magic
Unknown
A Row of Cards being placed Face Downards on the Table, to indicate, by turning up one of them, how many of such Cards have during your absence been transferred from one end of the Row to the other
to arrange a row of dominoes face downwards on the table, and on returning to the room to turn up a domino whose points shall indicate how many have been moved in your absence \n "row of ten cards" with dominoes \n unknown \n die 10 orakelkarten \n eduard w. lufa
1876
modern magic
Unknown
To arrange a Row of Dominoes face downwards on the Table, and on returning to the Room to turn up a Domino whose points shall indicate how many have been moved in your absence
to make a card thought of by one person appear at such number in the pack as another person shall choose \n card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, re-count \n unknown \n to allow a person to think of a card, and to make that card appear at such number in the pack as another person shall name \n unknown \n history \n karl fulves
1889
tricks with cards
Unknown
To make a Card thought of by one Person appear at such Number in the Pack as another Person shall choose
card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, re-count
thought doubly anticipated \n "to place a card thought of by one person at such position in the pack as another person shall mentally select"
psychological force & position 7 with outs \n unknown
1889
tricks with cards
Unknown
Thought Doubly Anticipated
"To Place a Card Thought of by one Person at such Position in the Pack as another Person shall mentally Select"
psychological force & position 7 with outs
artificial spiritualism \n removed cards divined, pile cut off by spectator and number of cards as well as number of pips divined, stacked and punch marked \n charlier
1889
tricks with cards Charlier
Artificial Spiritualism
removed cards divined, pile cut off by spectator and number of cards as well as number of pips divined, stacked and punch marked
cards judged by weight, and the multiplication of cards \n two routines (second one by robert-houdin) \n jean-eugène robert-houdin
1889
tricks with cards Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin
Cards Judged by Weight, and the Multiplication of Cards
the multiplying and vanishing cards \n three cards selected, which are then multiplied (e.g. a dozen aces of hearts), then all duplicates vanished \n professor hoffmann
1889
tricks with cards Professor Hoffmann
The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards
three cards selected, which are then multiplied (e.g. a dozen aces of hearts), then all duplicates vanished
a row of cards having been formed face downwards, to divine how many have been moved from one end of the row to the other \n spectator displaces x cards in packet, an x value card is produced \n unknown
1889
tricks with cards
Unknown
A Row of Cards having been formed Face downwards, to divine how many have been moved from one end of the Row to the other
spectator displaces x cards in packet, an x value card is produced
any number of packets of cards having been formed face downwards on the table, to discover the total value of the undermost cards. \n with formula for any number of cards \n unknown \n four packets of cards having been formed face downwards on the table, to discover the total value of the undermost cards \n unknown
1890
more magic
Unknown
Any number of Packets of Cards having been formed face downwards on the Table, to discover the Total Value of the Undermost Cards.
the ''twenty-seven card" trick \n "to cause a card selected by one spectator to appear at such number in the pack as another spectator may indicate"
piles picked up according to a table so thought-of card ends up in any position \n unknown
1890
more magic
Unknown
The ''Twenty-Seven Card" Trick
"To cause a Card selected by one Spectator to appear at such number in the Pack as another Spectator may indicate"
piles picked up according to a table so thought-of card ends up in any position
to produce three cards at any position in the pack thought of by another person \n three cards appear consecutively at freely named number \n professor hoffmann
1890
more magic Professor Hoffmann
To produce Three Cards at any Position in the Pack thought of by Another Person
three cards appear consecutively at freely named number
new numerical trick with cards \n three heaps formed while performer is blindfolded according to some mathematical instructions, performer in the end know amount of cards in center pile \n unknown
1890
more magic
Unknown
New Numerical Trick with Cards
three heaps formed while performer is blindfolded according to some mathematical instructions, performer in the end know amount of cards in center pile
the multiplying and vanishing cards \n single card "reproduces" into duplicates, repeated with other cards, duplicates vanished again, pull \n professor hoffmann
1890
more magic Professor Hoffmann
The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards
single card "reproduces" into duplicates, repeated with other cards, duplicates vanished again, pull
a row of cards being placed face downwards on the table, to indicate by turning up one of them how many have during your absence been transferred from one end to the other \n "improved method" \n unknown \n a row of cards being placed face downards on the table, to indicate, by turning up one of them, how many of such cards have during your absence been transferred from one end of the row to the other \n unknown
1890
more magic
Unknown
A Row of Cards being placed Face Downwards on the table, to indicate by turning up one of them How Many have during your absence been Transferred from One end to the Other
der kartenkünstler als hellseher \n no. 34, four cards chosen, deck placed in spectator's pocket, number named, cards removed and card at that number is first selection, repeated three more times \n unknown
1895
der kartenkünstler
Unknown
Der Kartenkünstler als Hellseher
No. 34, four cards chosen, deck placed in spectator's pocket, number named, cards removed and card at that number is first selection, repeated three more times
gerade oder ungerade \n no. 3, packet of cards is counted as an odd or even number, depending on what the spectator wishes, two cards stuck together with "weak rubber solution, soap or onion juice" \n unknown
1895
der kartenkünstler
Unknown
Gerade oder Ungerade
No. 3, packet of cards is counted as an odd or even number, depending on what the spectator wishes, two cards stuck together with "weak rubber solution, soap or onion juice"
der wahrsagende würfel \n no. 15, deck cut into six piles by spectator, number chosen with die, selection is in designated pile, card palmed out and added onto correct pile \n unknown
1895
der kartenkünstler
Unknown
Der wahrsagende Würfel
No. 15, deck cut into six piles by spectator, number chosen with die, selection is in designated pile, card palmed out and added onto correct pile
den gesamtwert dreier unbekannten karten zu nennen \n piles made, sum of three cards named at the end \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
Den Gesamtwert dreier unbekannten Karten zu nennen
abzählen der karten \n faced deck, spectator names number, as force \n unknown \n das abzählen der karten \n unknown \n die geheimnisvolle verbindung \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
die geheimnisvolle verbindung \n card appears at chosen number, duplicate and double-count, two methods \n unknown \n abzählen der karten \n unknown \n thought reading extraordinary \n unknown \n the ubiquitous card \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
Die geheimnisvolle Verbindung
card appears at chosen number, duplicate and double-count, two methods
mundus vult decipi \n card appears at named number, menetekel deck without short cards \n unknown \n mundus vult decipi \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
Mundus vult decipi
card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cards
gerade oder ungerade \n performer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
Gerade oder ungerade
performer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating
das mathematische mischen - 3. \n third application, position of top card named after three "shuffles" \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
Das mathematische Mischen - 3.
third application, position of top card named after three "shuffles"
das kartenquadrat \n dealing a square with all sevens, eights, nines and tens so that no values repeat in rows or columns \n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown
Das Kartenquadrat
dealing a square with all Sevens, Eights, Nines and Tens so that no values repeat in rows or columns
thought reading extraordinary \n thought of card at thought of number up to ten \n unknown \n die geheimnisvolle verbindung \n unknown \n power of concentrated thought \n s. w. erdnase
1897
new era card tricks
Unknown
four aces at four numbers \n four numbers named and aces counted to one by one, using faced deck and deck turnovers \n unknown
1897
die zauberwelt
Unknown
Four Aces at four Numbers
four numbers named and Aces counted to one by one, using faced deck and deck turnovers
predestination \n two packs, one spectator thinks of card and its position, predicted number is counted down in other deck, card there matches first selection \n unknown \n die prädestinationsgabe \n friedrich w. conradi-horster \n die magische einwirkung \n unknown
1897
new era card tricks
Unknown
Predestination
two packs, one spectator thinks of card and its position, predicted number is counted down in other deck, card there matches first selection
die 10 orakelkarten \n "by hugo sch., dresden", ten cards in row on table \n hugo schröder \n die 10 orakelkarten \n eduard w. lufa
1897
die zauberwelt Hugo Schröder
Die 10 Orakelkarten
"by Hugo Sch., Dresden", ten cards in row on table
die 10 orakelkarten \n with dominoes \n eduard w. lufa \n to arrange a row of dominoes face downwards on the table, and on returning to the room to turn up a domino whose points shall indicate how many have been moved in your absence \n unknown \n die 10 orakelkarten \n hugo schröder \n ueber künstliches mischen \n a. j.
1897
die zauberwelt Eduard W. Lufa
die verbrannte und wieder entstandene karte \n card at any number force (palmed card replaced when named number is reached), card burned and reappears in cage \n hugo kramer
1898
die zauberwelt Hugo Kramer
Die verbrannte und wieder entstandene Karte
card at any number force (palmed card replaced when named number is reached), card burned and reappears in cage
fin de siècle \n no. 12, card chosen, deck cut in as many packets as the spectator wishes, selection appears at named number in a chosen packet \n unknown
1900
der amateurzauberer
Unknown
Fin de Siècle
No. 12, card chosen, deck cut in as many packets as the spectator wishes, selection appears at named number in a chosen packet
denken und vergessen \n two cards chosen by a spectator and replaced, one named and one "forgotten", named appears at named number, other one chosen by another spectator \n charles arbre \n zum kartenkunststück "denken und vergessen" \n eduard w. lufa
1900
die zauberwelt Charles Arbre
Denken und Vergessen
two cards chosen by a spectator and replaced, one named and one "forgotten", named appears at named number, other one chosen by another spectator
die magische einwirkung \n two packs, one spectator thinks of card and its position, predicted number is counted down in other deck, card there matches first selection, translation by john willmann \n unknown \n predestination \n unknown
1900
die zauberwelt
Unknown
Die magische Einwirkung
two packs, one spectator thinks of card and its position, predicted number is counted down in other deck, card there matches first selection, translation by John Willmann
zur karten-piéce "die wievielte karte!" \n simplified method \n robert lenz \n "die wievielte karte?" \n david tobias bamberg
1900
die zauberwelt Robert Lenz
das erraten der zahl der points mehrerer karten \n piles made by counting up to fifteen from whatever value the first card of each pile is, sum of bottom cards of piles divined \n robert lenz
1901
die zauberwelt Robert Lenz
Das Erraten der Zahl der Points mehrerer Karten
piles made by counting up to fifteen from whatever value the first card of each pile is, sum of bottom cards of piles divined
power of concentrated thought \n number up to ten \n s. w. erdnase \n thought reading extraordinary \n unknown \n card and number divination \n unknown \n card at any number \n chan canasta \n scaan \n tom gagnon
1902
the expert at the card table S. W. Erdnase
zu erraten, wie viele karten eine person der gesellschaft im geheimen einem spiel entnahm und wieder zu demselben legte \n spectator takes a number of cards from bottom of deck and places them on top, one card chosen and its value matches the amount of moved cards \n carl willmann \n zum erraten der karten \n eduard w. lufa
1902
die zauberwelt Carl Willmann
Zu erraten, wie viele Karten eine Person der Gesellschaft im Geheimen einem Spiel entnahm und wieder zu demselben legte
spectator takes a number of cards from bottom of deck and places them on top, one card chosen and its value matches the amount of moved cards
zum erraten der karten \n \n eduard w. lufa \n zu erraten, wie viele karten eine person der gesellschaft im geheimen einem spiel entnahm und wieder zu demselben legte \n carl willmann
1902
die zauberwelt Eduard W. Lufa
die seelenwanderung der karten \n four-of-a-kind placed in square formation in a napkin, two card covered with cardboard, they travel upwards one by one through the napkin, preliminary phase in which every ace does a trick (comes to top, travels from pocket to pocket, to pocket, appears at any number) to switch the ungaffed cards for double facers \n friedrich w. conradi-horster
1904
der zauberspiegel Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster
Die Seelenwanderung der Karten
four-of-a-kind placed in square formation in a napkin, two card covered with cardboard, they travel upwards one by one through the napkin, preliminary phase in which every Ace does a trick (comes to top, travels from pocket to pocket, to pocket, appears at any number) to switch the ungaffed cards for double facers
eine neue methode des abzählens \n "schule der magie"
selection placed on top, small number named and card shown at that position, extra card placed on top and then glide/strike second deal \n dr. reinhard rohnstein
1904
der zauberspiegel Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein
Eine neue Methode des Abzählens
"Schule der Magie"
selection placed on top, small number named and card shown at that position, extra card placed on top and then glide/strike second deal
das vorherbestimmen menschlicher gedanken oder "die sehergabe des indischen marabus" \n three selections and their positions in the deck predicted, faced deck, two methods with or without an off-stage assistant, pocket writing of numbers with stencil \n a. j.
1904
die zauberwelt A. J.
Das Vorherbestimmen menschlicher Gedanken oder "Die Sehergabe des indischen Marabus"
three selections and their positions in the deck predicted, faced deck, two methods with or without an off-stage assistant, pocket writing of numbers with stencil
ihr wille geschehe! \n card chosen and shuffled back by spectator, small number named and card is there, gambling for seven with outs \n carl willmann
1904
die zauberwelt Carl Willmann
Ihr Wille geschehe!
card chosen and shuffled back by spectator, small number named and card is there, gambling for seven with outs
eine übernatürliche uebereinstimmung \n card chosen and lost, dominoes placed together by spectator, endpoint indicate suit and value and added up the position of the selection \n hugo schrader \n "unerreicht!" (conradis der kartenkünstler im xx. jahrhundert, p. 81)
1904
der zauberspiegel Hugo Schrader
Eine übernatürliche Uebereinstimmung
card chosen and lost, dominoes placed together by spectator, endpoint indicate suit and value and added up the position of the selection
Inspired by
"Unerreicht!" (Conradis Der Kartenkünstler im XX. Jahrhundert, p. 81)
kartenvermehrung unter den händen der zuschauer \n "berndt", spectator counts a cut-off packet, three cards travel from deck to packet \n dr. reinhard rohnstein \n fr. berndt
1904
der zauberspiegel Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein, Fr. Berndt
Kartenvermehrung unter den Händen der Zuschauer
"Berndt", spectator counts a cut-off packet, three cards travel from deck to packet
ueber künstliches mischen \n slow shuffling method that re-organizes the cards, working backwards, with tables for different numbers of cards that show how the cards change positions with each shuffle, see p. 166 \n a. j. \n die 10 orakelkarten \n eduard w. lufa \n sonderbare uebereinstimmung \n a. j.
1904
die zauberwelt A. J.
Ueber künstliches Mischen
slow shuffling method that re-organizes the cards, working backwards, with tables for different numbers of cards that show how the cards change positions with each shuffle, see p. 166
chosen card appears in any part of the deck \n "card tricks based on a new and original system of locating a chosen card"
selection to any small number, with outs and alternative strategies \n t. nelson downs
1909
the art of magic T. Nelson Downs
Chosen Card Appears in Any Part of the Deck
"Card Tricks based on a New and Original System of Locating a Chosen Card"
selection to any small number, with outs and alternative strategies
the ubiquitous cards \n three peeked-at cards, three times stop trick performed, last time with spectator dealing, with variation with numbers instead of "stop" \n nate leipzig
1909
the art of magic Nate Leipzig
The Ubiquitous Cards
three peeked-at cards, three times stop trick performed, last time with spectator dealing, with variation with numbers instead of "stop"
the transposed cards \n done with full deck, performer divines the number of cards put form one half to another \n ziska \n ziska improved \n gerald kosky
1909
the art of magic Ziska
The Transposed Cards
done with full deck, performer divines the number of cards put form one half to another
mind reading with cards \n spectator transfers number of cards in ten-card-packet, then card with this number is found in face-down spread, repeat with shuffled cards \n unknown
1909
the art of magic
Unknown
Mind Reading with Cards
spectator transfers number of cards in ten-card-packet, then card with this number is found in face-down spread, repeat with shuffled cards
karten experimente \n only description of routines, card problems
- die farbenwahl
- die verwandelten asse
- die zigarettentasche
- der geheimnisvolle pique-könig
- die fünf verwandelten karten
- carte blanche
- der magische fingerring
- die sonderbare Übereinstimmung
- karte und banknote
- karte und taschentuch
- karte und uhr
- die magische separation
- das blumenrätsel
- das kartenwerfen
- rübenzahl
- die visitkarte
- das spiel der landsknechte
- die mysteriöse karte \n ottokar fischer
1910
kartenkünste Ottokar Fischer
die sympathetischen zahlen \n spectator stops while performer deals cards on table, then four people select a card, selections are the four tens which match amount of dealt cards, number is also predicted on a piece of paper \n johann nepomuk hofzinser \n sympathetic numbers \n johann nepomuk hofzinser
1910
kartenkünste Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser
Die sympathetischen Zahlen
spectator stops while performer deals cards on table, then four people select a card, selections are the four Tens which match amount of dealt cards, number is also predicted on a piece of paper
gedanken-assoziation \n twenty cards on table, six-spot chosen, six cards become twenty-six, repeated with named number, amount of dealt cards also predicted \n johann nepomuk hofzinser \n association of thoughts \n johann nepomuk hofzinser
1910
kartenkünste Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser
Gedanken-Assoziation
twenty cards on table, six-spot chosen, six cards become twenty-six, repeated with named number, amount of dealt cards also predicted
to allow a person to think of a card, and to make that card appear at any number in the pack which the rest of the company may decide upon \n card and its position from the face remembered, any number named, performer goes behind back, then count started from remembered position \n unknown
1911
modern card manipulation
Unknown
To allow a Person to think of a Card, and to make that Card appear at any number in the Pack which the rest of the Company may decide upon
card and its position from the face remembered, any number named, performer goes behind back, then count started from remembered position
to tell the card thought of by arranging the cards in a circle \n ace through ten in a circle, on through of and after some counting divined \n unknown
1911
modern card manipulation
Unknown
To tell the Card thought of by arranging the Cards in a Circle
Ace through Ten in a circle, on through of and after some counting divined
a row of cards being placed face downwards upon the table, to indicate by turning up one of them how many cards have been transferred from one end to the other during your absence \n \n unknown
1911
modern card manipulation
Unknown
A Row of Cards being placed face downwards upon the Table, to indicate by turning up one of them how many cards have been transferred from one end to the other during your absence
cards and coincidence \n three selections and three packets, cards at number, faced deck method \n stanley collins
1915
original magical creations Stanley Collins
Cards and Coincidence
three selections and three packets, cards at number, faced deck method
the card and number system \n no. 29, spectator deals piles, selects one, adds values, counts down to number and the card there is predicted \n charles t. jordan
1919/1920
thirty card mysteries Charles T. Jordan
The Card and Number System
No. 29, spectator deals piles, selects one, adds values, counts down to number and the card there is predicted
odd or even \n no. 11, spectator cuts off pile and spectator divined whether it's an odd or even number \n charles t. jordan
1919/1920
thirty card mysteries Charles T. Jordan
Odd or Even
No. 11, spectator cuts off pile and spectator divined whether it's an odd or even number
divino \n no. 5, deck dealt into two piles, card at position in one half remembered, deck pocketed, number named, card at that position is selection \n charles t. jordan \n divino \n charles t. jordan
1920
ten new prepared card tricks Charles T. Jordan
Divino
No. 5, deck dealt into two piles, card at position in one half remembered, deck pocketed, number named, card at that position is selection
the spirit mathematician \n no. 2, half deck in performer's pocket, card with same suit and cards who add up to same domination as selection are produced, (binary, 1,2,4,8) \n charles t. jordan \n the secret mathematician \n charles t. jordan \n arthur finley
1920
ten new impromptu card tricks Charles T. Jordan
The Spirit Mathematician
No. 2, half deck in performer's pocket, card with same suit and cards who add up to same domination as selection are produced, (binary, 1,2,4,8)
improved satan's prophecy \n prediction, deck divided into two halves and a selected card vanishes from one half and appears at the position predicted in the other half \n charles t. jordan \n satan's prophecy \n charles t. jordan
1921
the four full hands Charles T. Jordan
Improved Satan's Prophecy
prediction, deck divided into two halves and a selected card vanishes from one half and appears at the position predicted in the other half
the ready reckoner \n spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck (clubs/diamonds and hearts/spades) \n charles t. jordan
1921
the four full hands Charles T. Jordan
The Ready Reckoner
spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck (clubs/diamonds and hearts/spades)
count the cut \n spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many by taking cards with the corresponding values from pocket, si stebbins \n charles t. jordan
1921
the four full hands Charles T. Jordan
Count the Cut
spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many by taking cards with the corresponding values from pocket, Si Stebbins
locating \n card chosen and lost, magician divines card and position in deck after shuffles and cuts \n louis nikola \n locating \n louis nikola
1927
the nikola card system Louis Nikola
Locating
Card chosen and lost, magician divines card and position in deck after shuffles and cuts
the flight \n card to impossible location at any number: card vanishes from inside an envelope to be found in a deck sealed also in another envelope, at a location named by the spectator \n louis nikola
1927
the nikola card system Louis Nikola
The Flight
Card to Impossible Location At Any Number: Card vanishes from inside an envelope to be found in a deck sealed also in another envelope, at a location named by the spectator
super mental card effect \n thought of card is found on number performer says in cut half, alternative ending, card stab \n jack merlin
1927/28
merlin's master miracles Jack Merlin
Super Mental Card Effect
thought of card is found on number performer says in cut half, alternative ending, card stab
producing selected card at any number and at the same time cold packing \n any card is produced from pocket at named (small) number from shuffled deck, switch for memorized deck \n laurie ireland \n bonus \n laurie ireland \n roberto giobbi
1931
ireland writes a book Laurie Ireland
Producing Selected Card at Any Number and At The Same Time Cold Packing
any card is produced from pocket at named (small) number from shuffled deck, switch for memorized deck
count your card! \n spectator counts down, uses this value to count down again, third time selection shows up \n theodore annemann \n card counted to \n edward marlo \n theodore annemann
1931
the book without a name Theodore Annemann
Count Your Card!
spectator counts down, uses this value to count down again, third time selection shows up
magic number revealment \n with thirteen cards \n george demers \n magic number revealment, improved \n paul c. krank \n magic number revealment \n ralph w. hull
1932
"eye-openers" George Demers
a card and a number \n number free, card forced from a second deck \n al baker \n a card and a number - take three \n steve beam \n any card at our numbers \n ryan plunkett
1933
the secret ways of al baker Al Baker
thoughts anticipated \n card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number \n unknown \n a change in number \n warren wiersbe \n point of contrast \n ken krenzel
1933
card manipulations
Unknown
Thoughts Anticipated
card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number
the "will-o'-the-wisp" card \n "sometimes known as the run-a-way card"
card and its position thought-of, it vanishes and reappears reversed at named number, re-deal placement \n ralph w. hull \n thoughts anticipated \n unknown
1933
more "eye-openers" Ralph W. Hull
The "Will-o'-the-Wisp" Card
"Sometimes Known as The Run-A-Way Card"
card and its position thought-of, it vanishes and reappears reversed at named number, re-deal placement
hull's "never miss" card trick \n selection appears at chosen position, repeat with apparent failure and transformation
- reverse count and packet turnover bluff
- slip-back deal count \n ralph w. hull
1933
more "eye-openers" Ralph W. Hull
Hull's "Never Miss" Card Trick
selection appears at chosen position, repeat with apparent failure and transformation
three cards - three numbers \n two decks, three times cards are found at small number named, in other pack, three-way forcing pack \n theodore annemann
1934
sh-h-h--! it's a secret Theodore Annemann
Three Cards - Three Numbers
two decks, three times cards are found at small number named, in other pack, three-way forcing pack
lift a few \n spectator cuts cards and replaced, performer divines number of cards, two key cards come from sleeve \n tom sellers
1934
card tricks that work Tom Sellers
Lift a Few
spectator cuts cards and replaced, performer divines number of cards, two key cards come from sleeve
mephisto's message \n number selected via card values from one half gives position of selection in other half \n unknown \n curious coincidence \n unknown
1935
mental magic with cards
Unknown
Mephisto's Message
number selected via card values from one half gives position of selection in other half
card and number divination \n up to ten, with outs (palm-off, transformation) \n unknown \n power of concentrated thought \n s. w. erdnase
1935
mental magic with cards
Unknown
a most unusual experiment in which a chosen card appears instantly at any number in the deck from 10 to 45 \n \n laurie ireland \n the slap trick \n dai vernon \n laurie ireland
1935
ireland's yearbooks Laurie Ireland
A Most Unusual Experiment in Which a Chosen Card Appears Instantly at Any Number in the Deck from 10 to 45
tower bridge \n "a new bridge effect", number of cut of cards is divined by value of another selection \n louis lam
1935
would you believe it? Louis Lam
Tower Bridge
"A New Bridge Effect", number of cut of cards is divined by value of another selection
automatic seconds \n card(s) at any number(s) using second deal from card case with slit \n harry j. smith \n shoe-in \n ken krenzel \n harry j. smith
1936
the jinx 1-50 Harry J. Smith
Automatic Seconds
card(s) at any number(s) using second deal from card case with slit
seventeen down \n selection appears at number foretold by magician. effect allows magician to secretly cull the four kings to the top for a later routine. \n victor farelli \n (al baker, the sphinx, 1932)
1936
"lend me your pack" Victor Farelli
Seventeen Down
Selection appears at number foretold by magician. Effect allows magician to secretly cull the four Kings to the top for a later routine.
an insolvable mystery \n deck behind performer's back in handkerchief, spectator names any number, performer the card at this position \n dai vernon \n insolvable mystery \n dai vernon \n frederick braue \n insolvable mystery \n dai vernon \n punched in the dark \n tom gagnon
1936
card manipulations Dai Vernon
An Insolvable Mystery
deck behind performer's back in handkerchief, spectator names any number, performer the card at this position
coincidence extraordinary \n piles are made, number of cards in a pile is divined, mathematical \n unknown \n necromantic calculation \n rolland hamblen \n royal card discovery \n unknown \n affinities \n dai vernon
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks
Unknown
Coincidence Extraordinary
piles are made, number of cards in a pile is divined, mathematical
two cheating mysteries \n two-way-force deck
- fair stop and count-down trick with two selections
- one-handed location in hat \n theodore annemann
1937
the jinx 1-50 Theodore Annemann
Two Cheating Mysteries
two-way-force deck
fair stop and count-down trick with two selections
initialled card telepathy \n signed card at chosen number or stop trick, double backer \n theodore annemann
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Theodore Annemann
Initialled Card Telepathy
signed card at chosen number or stop trick, double backer
mentalo \n card at random position is found at position twenty with bold miscounting \n unknown \n to allow a person to think of a card, and to make that card appear at such number in the pack as another person shall name \n unknown
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks
Unknown
Mentalo
card at random position is found at position twenty with bold miscounting
keystone card discovery \n some byplay and apparent failure \n william larsen \n t. page wright
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks William Larsen, T. Page Wright
the 52 card trick \n thought-of card ends up at named number up to thirteen, matrix dealing elimination process \n unknown
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks
Unknown
The 52 Card Trick
thought-of card ends up at named number up to thirteen, matrix dealing elimination process
three in one card trick \n card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva \n ralph w. hull
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Ralph W. Hull
Three in One Card Trick
card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva
strange coincidence \n coincidence with card values where two values add up to a third selection, stack that will force the number ten \n charles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Charles T. Jordan
Strange Coincidence
coincidence with card values where two values add up to a third selection, stack that will force the number ten
indetecto \n divining chosen number and card, impromptu punched card with finger nail \n arthur h. buckley
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Arthur H. Buckley
Indetecto
divining chosen number and card, impromptu punched card with finger nail
one in ten detection \n performer finds out small thought-of number, one-way backs \n theodore annemann
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Theodore Annemann
One in Ten Detection
performer finds out small thought-of number, one-way backs
hourglass cards \n time on watch gives position of card, placement via dealing selection procedure \n charles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Charles T. Jordan
Hourglass Cards
time on watch gives position of card, placement via dealing selection procedure
the transposed cards \n number of cut off cards is divined by value of a card, set-up \n ziska \n ziska improved \n gerald kosky
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Ziska
The Transposed Cards
number of cut off cards is divined by value of a card, set-up
a trick without a clue \n selection and number of counted cards are divined, set-up \n rolland hamblen \n spell and count \n al leech
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Rolland Hamblen
A Trick Without a Clue
selection and number of counted cards are divined, set-up
ready reckoner \n spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck \n charles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Charles T. Jordan
Ready Reckoner
spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck
super count down \n thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up \n dai vernon
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Dai Vernon
Super Count Down
thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up
sensitive thoughts \n deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them \n theodore annemann
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Theodore Annemann
Sensitive Thoughts
deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them
sympathetic numbers \n coincidences with number ten, tens show up, cut off packet are ten cards, ..., stripper deck \n charles t. jordan
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Charles T. Jordan
Sympathetic Numbers
coincidences with number ten, Tens show up, cut off packet are ten cards, ..., stripper deck
multeffect cards \n long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects \n val evans \n r. & s. master pack \n tan hock chuan \n sven stebbins \n john a. novak \n riffle shuffle for the paired pack \n ellis stanyon \n photographic memory \n denis behr
1937
the jinx 1-50 Val Evans
Multeffect Cards
long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects
controlled luck \n fifty-two numbered cardboards & cards are shuffled and read one by one until performer tells to stop, card and number combination is predicted \n newton hall
1937
the jinx 1-50 Newton Hall
Controlled Luck
fifty-two numbered cardboards & cards are shuffled and read one by one until performer tells to stop, card and number combination is predicted
tattle tale card \n number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number \n edward reese
1937
the jinx 1-50 Edward Reese
Tattle Tale Card
number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number
unique telephone test \n phone number and name of person are divined and respective cards with values found \n howard albright
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Howard Albright
Unique Telephone Test
phone number and name of person are divined and respective cards with values found
infallible prediction \n dealing procedure, no-touch \n audley walsh \n hal haber \n again the infallible prediction \n orville wayne meyer \n peter warlock
1938
more card manipulations Audley Walsh, Hal Haber
a psychological discovery \n two-pile-stop trick with eight/nine alternating set-up \n sam leo horowitz \n daley notebooks #602 \n curious coincidence \n unknown \n never-miss stop effect \n martin gardner \n name your number \n bert allerton \n 8's & 9's \n sam leo horowitz \n n-e-t profit \n richard vollmer \n diploid \n peter duffie \n coversion \n peter duffie \n the stop trick \n sam leo horowitz \n roberto giobbi \n martin gardner \n another psychological discovery \n bob farmer
1938
greater magic Sam Leo Horowitz
A Psychological Discovery
two-pile-stop trick with Eight/Nine alternating set-up
card and number \n number named, that many cards are cut to and selection is at that position, belly stripper card \n harry blackstone
1938
greater magic Harry Blackstone
Card and Number
number named, that many cards are cut to and selection is at that position, belly stripper card
give a number! \n featuring weird throw switch, mention of svengali deck method \n harrison \n simplex card transposition \n edward marlo \n jean hugard
1938
the jinx 1-50 Harrison
Give a Number!
featuring weird throw switch, mention of Svengali deck method
card at any small number \n bottom deal with cover card subtlety \n laurie ireland \n the zodiac card \n gene maze \n the keepers of the secrets \n peter duffie \n stopping hofzinser \n johnny thompson
1938
lessons in dishonesty Laurie Ireland
a matter of debit and credit \n "i have as many cards as you have, and enough....", magician twice divines correct number of cut off cards \n unknown \n estimation \n gene "phantini" grant
1938
greater magic
Unknown
A Matter of Debit and Credit
"I have as many cards as you have, and enough....", magician twice divines correct number of cut off cards
the spectator does it all \n cards are put in pocket and one selected, performer divines number of pocketed cards and selection \n unknown
1938
greater magic
Unknown
The Spectator Does it All
cards are put in pocket and one selected, performer divines number of pocketed cards and selection
ne plus ultra. new version \n with crystal ball four selections and their positions are named, short card and narrow card \n unknown
1938
greater magic
Unknown
Ne Plus Ultra. New Version
with crystal ball four selections and their positions are named, short card and narrow card
the incomprehensible divination \n row of ten cards, see original longer introduction on <a href="show.php?book=227">page 1128</a> \n al baker
1938
greater magic Al Baker
The Incomprehensible Divination
Row of Ten Cards, see original longer introduction on page 1128
again the infallible prediction \n three more handlings (two by meyer, one by warlock) \n orville wayne meyer \n peter warlock \n infallible prediction \n audley walsh \n hal haber
1939
more card manipulations Orville Wayne Meyer, Peter Warlock
Again the Infallible Prediction
three more handlings (two by Meyer, one by Warlock)
criss-cross \n performer and spectator each write down card and number from one to twenty-six, when counted down in two halves it matches, option to end clean by switching the half with duplicates \n stephen simpson
1939
the jinx 51-100 Stephen Simpson
Criss-Cross
performer and spectator each write down card and number from one to twenty-six, when counted down in two halves it matches, option to end clean by switching the half with duplicates
stop \n selection is at thought of position, continuous triples \n theodore annemann \n naming the stranger \n karl fulves
1939
the incorporated strange secrets Theodore Annemann
Stop
selection is at thought of position, continuous triples
lost and found \n two spectators remember cards and their positions, shuffle, two other cards find selections by stabbing the pack behind back \n paul curry
1939
more card manipulations Paul Curry
Lost and Found
two spectators remember cards and their positions, shuffle, two other cards find selections by stabbing the pack behind back
quarters from torn deck \n deck torn in quarters, performer names four positions, when counted down in the four positions there is selected card \n claude goldin
1939
the jinx 51-100 Claude Goldin
Quarters from Torn Deck
deck torn in quarters, performer names four positions, when counted down in the four positions there is selected card
sensitive thoughts \n deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them \n theodore annemann
1939
the incorporated strange secrets Theodore Annemann
Sensitive Thoughts
deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them
the harmony of numbers \n "an original card divertissement"
several piles made by cutting and saying stop, each pile has ten cards and a ten spot on top \n dr. h. walter grote \n sympathetic numbers \n johann nepomuk hofzinser
1939
the magic annual for 1938 and 1939 Dr. H. Walter Grote
The Harmony of Numbers
"An Original Card Divertissement"
several piles made by cutting and saying stop, each pile has ten cards and a Ten spot on top
poker hand repeat trick \n six card repeat with poker presentation \n purvis w. miller \n deadwood hold 'em \n joseph k. schmidt
1939
more card manipulations Purvis W. Miller
the repeat six card trick \n with just six cards, three phases where seemingly three cards are put in a hat \n eddie joseph
1939
strictly magic Eddie Joseph
The Repeat Six Card Trick
with just six cards, three phases where seemingly three cards are put in a hat
never-miss stop effect \n two-pile-stop trick with tens/jacks alternating set-up \n martin gardner \n a psychological discovery \n sam leo horowitz
1940
12 tricks with a borrowed deck Martin Gardner
Never-Miss Stop Effect
two-pile-stop trick with Tens/Jacks alternating set-up
ziska improved \n number of moved cards & selection are divined by value of a card, set-up, marked locator \n gerald kosky \n the transposed cards \n ziska \n the transposed cards \n ziska
1940
more card manipulations Gerald Kosky
Ziska Improved
number of moved cards & selection are divined by value of a card, set-up, marked locator
the mystic twelve \n cards pocketed and another remembered, performer divines position of selection and number of cards in pocket, reverse-count force \n audley walsh \n the mystic twelve recall \n audley walsh \n jon racherbaumer \n field's zodiac card miracle \n audley walsh \n eddie fields
1940
the jinx 51-100 Audley Walsh
The Mystic Twelve
cards pocketed and another remembered, performer divines position of selection and number of cards in pocket, reverse-count force
three predictions \n piles made and card moved around, then some pocketed, performer divines everything \n g. w. hunter \n main interest \n ken de courcy
1940
the jinx 51-100 G. W. Hunter
Three Predictions
piles made and card moved around, then some pocketed, performer divines everything
lite-ning addition \n spectator removes an ace or a two face down, then a three or a four and so on, total of added values is divined \n bob hummer \n lite-ning addition \n bob hummer
1940
half-a-dozen hummers Bob Hummer
Lite-Ning Addition
spectator removes an ace or a two face down, then a three or a four and so on, total of added values is divined
the multiplication of cards while in the someones hands \n cut-off amount divined, then number increased in spectator's hands, translated by hugard \n jean-nicholas ponsin
1940
more card manipulations Jean-Nicholas Ponsin
The Multiplication of Cards While in the Someones Hands
cut-off amount divined, then number increased in spectator's hands, translated by Hugard
perplexity \n two cards in twenty card packet at unknown positions change place (more or less) \n walter b. gibson \n outflanked \n steve beam \n walter b. gibson
1940
the jinx 51-100 Walter B. Gibson
Perplexity
two cards in twenty card packet at unknown positions change place (more or less)
card counted to \n spectator counts down, uses this value to count down again, third time selection shows up, impromptu method for "count your card!" \n edward marlo \n theodore annemann \n count your card! \n theodore annemann
1941
early marlo Edward Marlo, Theodore Annemann
Card Counted To
spectator counts down, uses this value to count down again, third time selection shows up, impromptu method for "Count Your Card!"
the lighting calculator \n number named, that many cards cut off, next card selection \n jean hugard \n frederick braue
1941
the stripper deck Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue
The Lighting Calculator
number named, that many cards cut off, next card selection
an impossible count \n spectators cut off packet and put in pocket, performer knows number, memorized deck \n al baker
1941
the secret ways of al baker Al Baker
An Impossible Count
spectators cut off packet and put in pocket, performer knows number, memorized deck
weird coin \n coin borrowed, half deck dealt in four piles, top card correspond with year of coin, sum counted down, card predicted \n del cartier
1941
the jinx 101-151 Del Cartier
Weird Coin
coin borrowed, half deck dealt in four piles, top card correspond with year of coin, sum counted down, card predicted
four piles and a dollar bill \n spectator deals pile into four piles, the values on top form the year on the bill \n martin gardner
1941
after the dessert Martin Gardner
Four Piles and a Dollar Bill
spectator deals pile into four piles, the values on top form the year on the bill
fantastric \n single card location, back turned for procedure, secret 10/9/8 count to find indicator card \n bob hummer \n fantastric \n bob hummer
1941 (ca.)
fantastric Bob Hummer
Fantastric
single card location, back turned for procedure, secret 10/9/8 count to find indicator card
and now an improvement \n single card location, back turned for procedure, variation in the secret 10/9/8 count to always get a matching card \n bob hummer \n fantastric \n bob hummer
1941 (ca.)
fantastric Bob Hummer
And Now an Improvement
single card location, back turned for procedure, variation in the secret 10/9/8 count to always get a matching card
the little dictators \n spectator notes card and its position up to ten, three dice are thrown, the total gives position of card \n dai vernon
1941/49
select secrets Dai Vernon
The Little Dictators
spectator notes card and its position up to ten, three dice are thrown, the total gives position of card
the obliging cards \n two cards found at two named numbers \n jean hugard \n frederick braue
1942
miracle shuffles and tricks Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue
the silver trick \n date on coin is used to count down to four selections \n jean hugard \n frederick braue
1942
miracle shuffles and tricks Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue
The Silver Trick
date on coin is used to count down to four selections
ringing the changes \n card and its position remembered, optional stranger card \n jean hugard \n frederick braue
1942
prepared cards and accessories Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue
Ringing the Changes
card and its position remembered, optional stranger card
the tekka card trick \n four amounts of cards divined after lots of dealing and pile-making, aces as key cards distributed in deck \n eddie joseph
1942
greater card tricks Eddie Joseph
The Tekka Card Trick
four amounts of cards divined after lots of dealing and pile-making, Aces as key cards distributed in deck
tattle tale card \n number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number \n edward reese
1943
full deck of impromptu card tricks Edward Reese
Tattle Tale Card
number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number
the touch that tells \n performer divines number of pocketed cards with value of playing cards \n theodore annemann
1943
full deck of impromptu card tricks Theodore Annemann
The Touch That Tells
performer divines number of pocketed cards with value of playing cards
routine with a svengali deck \n different effects with a svengali deck, reverse, spelling, counting, all alike \n tom bowyer
1944
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv Tom Bowyer
Routine with a Svengali Deck
different effects with a svengali deck, reverse, spelling, counting, all alike
the perfect stop trick \n spectator stops at any card, its values is used to count down again and again until selection appears \n edward marlo \n stop perfecting triumph! \n simon aronson \n david solomon \n edward marlo \n stack countdown \n unknown \n jarrow's indicator \n emil jarrow
1945
early marlo Edward Marlo
The Perfect Stop Trick
spectator stops at any card, its values is used to count down again and again until selection appears
"magic square" magic \n card selection in combination with magic square, total of square indicates position in the rest of the deck \n royal vale heath
1945
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv Royal Vale Heath
"Magic Square" Magic
card selection in combination with magic square, total of square indicates position in the rest of the deck
the homing card \n marked card vanishes from sealed paper and appears in deck at chosen number \n jean hugard
1945
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv Jean Hugard
The Homing Card
marked card vanishes from sealed paper and appears in deck at chosen number
name your number \n one of six cards chosen, its number used to count to selection \n bert allerton \n a psychological discovery \n sam leo horowitz
1945
hugard's magic monthly — volumes i, ii, iii and iv Bert Allerton
Name Your Number
one of six cards chosen, its number used to count to selection
little stranger \n spectator places some red cards in his left and right trouser and jacket pockets, performer divines number \n bob hummer \n hummer's little stranger \n bob hummer \n marble memories \n barrie richardson \n selected suit divination \n tom craven
1945
little stranger Bob Hummer
Little Stranger
spectator places some red cards in his left and right trouser and jacket pockets, performer divines number
a change in number \n card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number \n warren wiersbe \n thoughts anticipated \n unknown
1946
mental cases with cards Warren Wiersbe
A Change in Number
card and its position remembered, is transferred to another named number
the eagle speaks \n coin whispers the position, where the selection is in the deck, then the coin vanishes and appears above the selection \n john scarne \n air coin cut (エアーコイン・カット) \n tomoya horiki
1946
the phoenix 101-150 John Scarne
The Eagle Speaks
coin whispers the position, where the selection is in the deck, then the coin vanishes and appears above the selection
the unexpected ending \n experiment no. 9 - two selections, one turns over, other is counted to \n arthur h. buckley
1946
card control Arthur H. Buckley
The Unexpected Ending
Experiment No. 9 - two selections, one turns over, other is counted to
hummer's 18 card mystery \n spectator takes eighteen cards and turns over the top two cards and cuts the pile, that step is repeated as often as he likes, then the performer takes the cards behind his back and divines the amount of reversed cards, see collected secrets for links to variations \n bob hummer \n hummer's 18 card mystery \n bob hummer
1946
face up face down mysteries Bob Hummer
Hummer's 18 Card Mystery
spectator takes eighteen cards and turns over the top two cards and cuts the pile, that step is repeated as often as he likes, then the performer takes the cards behind his back and divines the amount of reversed cards, see Collected Secrets for links to variations
3<sup>2</sup> \n selection process with square layout \n russell "rusduck" duck \n 3<sup>2</sup> deal duplicated \n ken beale \n russell "rusduck" duck \n marvin johnson
1946
the phoenix 101-150 Russell "Rusduck" Duck
just imagine \n deck shuffled, number named by spectator, card predicted, effect description, solution on page 19 \n edward marlo
1947
marlo in spades Edward Marlo
Just Imagine
deck shuffled, number named by spectator, card predicted, effect description, solution on page 19
marlo's miracle prediction \n deck shuffled, number named by spectator, card predicted, punch deal \n edward marlo \n the punch deal \n frederick braue \n marlo's miracle prediction handling \n ken krenzel \n edward marlo \n border control \n john cottle
1947
marlo in spades Edward Marlo
Marlo's Miracle Prediction
deck shuffled, number named by spectator, card predicted, punch deal
the prediction \n performer knows card at named number, partial stack, part of "marlo's miracle routine" \n edward marlo
1947
marlo in spades Edward Marlo
The Prediction
performer knows card at named number, partial stack, part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine"
super count routine \n long combination \n al keene \n edward marlo \n super-counting caper \n edward marlo
1947
marlo in spades Al Keene, Edward Marlo
grant's terrific telephone test \n deck dealt onto table in row with every other card reversed, reversed one chosen, then any person called who names an odd number, card is there, half forcing deck \n u. f. grant \n any number over telephone \n u. f. grant
1949
grant's inner circle magazine U. F. Grant
Grant's Terrific Telephone Test
deck dealt onto table in row with every other card reversed, reversed one chosen, then any person called who names an odd number, card is there, half forcing deck
through the beat of the pulse \n selection is lost and deck divided into two piles, performer knows in which pile card is and also exact position \n eddie joseph
1949 ca.
15 exciting minutes with a borrowed deck Eddie Joseph
Through the Beat of the Pulse
selection is lost and deck divided into two piles, performer knows in which pile card is and also exact position
strike three and out variation \n card found by counting down three times to apparently random values \n john r. boyko \n "strike three and out!" (bob longe, the invisible deck, 1948, p. 9) \n why am i here? \n dai vernon \n strike three and out variation \n john r. boyko \n rsc discovery \n mel bennett \n chip shot \n karl fulves
1950
the phoenix 201 — 250 John R. Boyko
Strike Three and Out Variation
card found by counting down three times to apparently random values
Inspired by
"Strike Three and Out!" (Bob Longe, The Invisible Deck, 1948, p. 9)
thought control \n no. 28, ten cards chosen and written on slips of paper, along with number. one paper is chosen, dealing down to number reveals that card \n howard wurst
1950
scarne on card tricks Howard Wurst
Thought Control
No. 28, Ten cards chosen and written on slips of paper, along with number. One paper is chosen, dealing down to number reveals that card
magic in your own hands \n no. 29, spectator names a number between five and ten, card found at that number \n cliff green
1950
scarne on card tricks Cliff Green
Magic in Your Own Hands
No. 29, Spectator names a number between five and ten, card found at that number
james's miracle \n no. 72, two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers \n stewart james \n pure mathematics \n dai vernon \n change x change \n karl fulves \n applause card \n stewart james \n steve beam \n a slight slant on slaight \n peter duffie \n robin robertson \n the inverse function deck \n mel bennett
1950
scarne on card tricks Stewart James
James's Miracle
No. 72, two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
topsy-turvy deck \n no. 26, deck of face up/down cards split into two by performer, each half has equal number of face up cards \n bob hummer
1950
scarne on card tricks Bob Hummer
Topsy-Turvy Deck
No. 26, Deck of face up/down cards split into two by performer, each half has equal number of face up cards
double duty \n no. 39, spectator secretly transfers a number of cards (one to ten) to magician's packet, magician produces card with same value \n john scarne
1950
scarne on card tricks John Scarne
Double Duty
No. 39, Spectator secretly transfers a number of cards (one to ten) to magician's packet, magician produces card with same value
double revelation \n no. 66, divine selection and number of pocketed cards \n herb runge \n george pearce \n ande furlong \n the psychic number \n john scarne \n herb runge
1950
scarne on card tricks Herb Runge, George Pearce, Ande Furlong
Double Revelation
No. 66, divine selection and number of pocketed cards