1,212 entries in Cards / Sleights / Riffle Shuffle
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Fourth Method fans pushed into each other and stripped out again (Zarrowesque concept)
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 25
Unknown False Shuffles - Eighth Method cards are inserted, pushed through diagonally, stripped out and replaced on bottom
1889 Tricks with Cards 29
Unknown False Shuffles - Sixth Method fans pushed into each other and stripped out again (Zarrowesque concept)
1889 Tricks with Cards 28
Unknown False Shuffles - Second Method top stock
1889 Tricks with Cards 26
Unknown To make a "False Shuffle" - Seventh Method riffle shuffle to keep top stock
1890 More Magic 14
Unknown For One Card controlling top card or bottom and top card
1897 New Era Card Tricks 46
S. W. Erdnase Two Methods of Shuffling
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 20
S. W. Erdnase To Ascertain the Top Cards while Riffling and Reserve them at Bottom see elegant title, tabled double cut
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 103
Unknown Second Method can be done without table
Related toAlso published here 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 161
Unknown Third Method similar to second method, can be done without table
Related toAlso published here 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 163
S. W. Erdnase II. To Retain the Bottom Stock
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 36
S. W. Erdnase V. To Retain Bottom Stock. Riffle II and Cut IV Combination Riffle and Cuts
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 44
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase System of Blind Riffles and Cuts - I. To Retain the Top Stock
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 33
Unknown Another Poker Trick three Aces are controlled then riffle stacked for four players
Related to 1909 The Art of Magic 130
Unknown Divided Deck Riffle Shuffle deck dealt into two piles and those are shuffled together
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 26
Charles T. Jordan The Impromptu Card Reader some hands dealt and performer knows cards in one of them, riffle stacking from bottom
Related to 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 30
Unknown Red/Black Riffle Shuffle
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Unknown Riffling False riffle shuffle, in the hands and on the table
1927 The Nikola Card System 49
Jack Merlin False Shuffles and Cuts
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 9
Jack Merlin The Jack Merlin Riffle Shuffle
Related to 1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 9
Jack Merlin The Riffle Stack four cards
Related to 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 6
Jack Merlin Fake Runn Up three aces for four hands, prepared
Variations 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 7
Jack Merlin Audacity Run Up stacking a straight, one shuffle, prepared
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 8
Jack Merlin To Deal Four Aces From Any Man's Pack riffle stack of four aces for four hands
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 15
Jack Merlin The Lace Thru False Shuffle push through variation
Related to 1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 10
Jack Merlin False Shuffle and Cuts with the Jack Merlin Riffle Shuffle as the basis
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 10
Graham Adams The Riffle see also photographs starting on p. 31
1931 Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 13
Unknown The "Waterfall" Blind Shuffle
  • The Oblique Cut
  • The Shuffle
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 47
Victor Farelli The "Strip Cut" False Shuffle
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 49
Unknown The Dove Tail False Shuffle unwoven
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 4
Unknown The Standard "Waterfall" Shuffle "Fancy Shuffles"
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 15
Nate Leipzig The "Double Waterfall" Shuffle
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part One 16
Unknown The "Spring" Shuffle
Related to 1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part One 17
Unknown The "Lace-Through" Table Shuffle
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 45
Unknown The Interlocking Shuffle
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 47
Unknown Colors Riffle Shuffle
1934 Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 61
Laurie Ireland A Perfect False Riffle Shuffle strip-out, Triumph Shuffle type square up
1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 5
Unknown Partial Riffle Shuffle bottom 17 cards
1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 2
Unknown The Riffle Shuffle
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 380
Frank Lane Another Poker Set Up
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 371
Louis Nikola Riffle Shuffle as Pass Substitute
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 396
Charles T. Jordan Spectator's Red Black Shuffle spectator deals divided deck in two heaps and riffle shuffles them
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 47
Unknown 2a. By means of the riffle shuffle "zarrow" type
1938 Greater Magic 169
Unknown 2b. The inverted V Shuffle "zarrow" type
1938 Greater Magic 169
Unknown Red-Black Riffle Shuffle
1938 Greater Magic 87
Unknown 6. False riffle shuffle
1938 Greater Magic 174
Martin Gardner Red/Black Riffle Shuffle
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 274
Unknown 5a. The push through
1938 Greater Magic 172
Unknown 5b. The strip out
1938 Greater Magic 173
Unknown To Keep Certain Cards in View overhand and basic riffle shuffle methods for:
1. The bottom card
2. The top card
3a. A number of cards (jog shuffle)
3b. A number of cards (lift shuffle)
1938 Greater Magic 165
Purvis W. Miller Setting up Poker Hands with the Riffle Shuffle mentioning pre-established breaks
1. To Run up Three Cards in a Four-Handed Game of Poker
2. To Set Up Two Hands, Threes in Each Hand, in a Four Hand Game
Related toVariations 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 21
Orville Wayne Meyer Riffle Shuffle Control in the hands
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 11
Unknown Off the Table False Riffle Shuffle
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 76
Unknown Svengali Shuffle how to shuffle a Svengali Deck
1940 Expert Card Technique 412
Charlie Miller The Strip-Out False Shuffle
1940 Expert Card Technique 67
Unknown Gambler's False Shuffle similar to Zarrow concept
VariationsAlso published here 1940 Expert Card Technique 70
Unknown Retaining Top Stock
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 71
Unknown The Riffle False Shuffle no cover longitudinal Zarrow
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 255
Unknown To Control "Top" and "Bottom" Cards by Riffle Shuffle
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 257
Unknown Another False Shuffle riffle shuffle to preserve top card, basic
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 196
Lu Brent Self-Shuffle observing spectator's riffle shuffle, following the card
Related to 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 18) 77
Unknown Riffle Shuffle Control with bridge
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 26
Joseph K. Schmidt, Unknown One Hand Riffle Shuffle tabled
Related to Dec. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 7) 91
Unknown Red-Black Riffle Shuffle
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 60) 245
Arthur H. Buckley A Blind Riffle Shuffle zarrow type
1946 Card Control 12
Unknown Improved Dovetail Stock Shuffle to Keep the Top Stock
1946 Card Control 27
Unknown Improved Dovetail Stock Shuffle to Keep the Bottom Stock
1946 Card Control 27
Arthur H. Buckley Buckley´s "Out of this World" False Shuffle and Cut only bottom half is disturbed, in-the-hands Triumph Shuffle
1946 Card Control 29
Unknown False Table Riffle Shuffle - The Riffle Shuffle and Cut real shuffle
1946 Card Control 98
Edward G. Love The Waterfall Shuffle
1946 Card Fantasies 42
Dai Vernon Explanation of False Shuffle Triumph Shuffle
  • 1. To Maintain the Order of the Reds and Blacks
  • 2. To Maintain the Order of the Entire Pack
1946 Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 24
Unknown A False Shuffle Par Excellence
1946 Card Control 83
Unknown The Blind Riffle
1946 Card Control 98
Unknown False Table Riffle Shuffle and Cut finesse
1946 Card Control 99
Unknown The Push Through Simplified
1946 Card Control 101
Arthur H. Buckley Bottom Stock Blind Shuffle
1946 Card Control 102
Unknown Cut, Riffle Shuffle and retain the Top Stock
1946 Card Control 101
Arthur H. Buckley Retaining the Stock with crimp during shuffle
1946 Card Control 102
Edward Marlo The Blind Fold Stack punched cards as safety measure
Variations 1947 Marlo In Spades 23
Edward Marlo Pseudo Stacking combining riffle stacking and second deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo The Sucker's Stack combining riffle stacking and second deal
1947 Marlo In Spades 27
Edward Marlo Spade Shuffle blocks
Related toVariations 1947 Marlo In Spades 46
Arthur H. Buckley The Buckley False Shuffle
1948 Principles and Deceptions 146
Unknown The Riffle Shuffle
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 28
Unknown Riffle Shuffle in the Air
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 31
Unknown Waterfall Shuffle
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 48
Unknown Retaining the Bottom Card or Cards
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 30
Unknown Retaining a Card at the Top of the Deck
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 30
Paul LePaul A False Waterfall Shuffle
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 104
Unknown Red-Black Shuffle no credit given, "shown to me by Downs"
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 170
Paul LePaul A False Riffle Shuffle using Automatic Rear Jog procedure
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 109
Bill Simon The Simon System of False Riffle Shuffles
1952 Effective Card Magic 178
Bill Simon The Bottom Stock Control
1952 Effective Card Magic 180
Bill Simon The Top Stock Control
1952 Effective Card Magic 178
Edward Marlo Push-Through Shuffle open push-through action
1953 The Cardician 20
Unknown False Riffle Shuffle retaining top stock
1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 65
Karrell Fox Foxy Riffle off-beat in the hands riffle shuffle
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 21
Charlie Miller Strip Out Shuffle
Related to 1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 18
Unknown Riffle Shuffle honest and to preserve top stock
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part III 59
Jack Merlin Merlin Shuffle without credit, to bridge the deck
Related to 1955 Phantini's Lost Book of Mental Secrets 6
Audley Walsh A Convincing Shuffle red / black shuffle
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 328) 122
Arthur H. Buckley False Shuffle
Related to 1956 Top Secrets of Magic 19
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Run-Up
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 12
Herb Zarrow Full Deck Control by a Riffle Shuffle the Zarrow Shuffle, block cover
1957 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 346) 210
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Observations on the Riffle Shuffle
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Retaining Entire Order
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Riffle Cut cutting the deck while shuffling
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Riffle Genuine Shuffle, cards are sprung into released cards from the other
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 10
Edward Marlo Combining Riffle Shuffles & Faros for stacking cards, examples are ten hands and seven (!) hands
1958 The Faro Shuffle 31
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Retaining Top & Bottom Cards
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 11
Edward Marlo The Four Ace Cull using scratch edge marked aces
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 59
Edward Marlo Combination Cull and Stack using scratch edge marked aces
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 62
Edward Marlo The Crimp Cull riffle shuffle cull, four Aces are corner crimped
Variations 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 66
Edward Marlo Combination Cull and Stack
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 122
Edward Marlo Marlo's Roman Shuffle
Also published here 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 72
Edward Marlo Strip Out After Spectator's Shuffle spectator shuffles himself
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 76
Edward Marlo Riffle Shuffle Systems commentary on fair riffle shuffle and methods in Erdnase
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 1
Edward Marlo Closed Shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 10
Edward Marlo The Open Shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 18
Edward Marlo Stacking the Last Card avoiding mixing cards into already stacked portion
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 39
Edward Marlo Standard Type Riffle Shuffle Stack
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 85
Edward Marlo One Side Riffle Stack
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 88
Edward Marlo One Riffle Shuffle Stacks - For Two Cards featuring Block Set Up principle
Variations 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 91
Edward Marlo One Riffle Three Card Stack
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 93
Edward Marlo Four with One Shuffle
Related to 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 94
Edward Marlo Combination Stacks - Four Card Combination combining riffle stacking with false deals
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 95
Edward Marlo Fast Three Card Stack
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 97
Edward Marlo Fast Four Card Stack - Five Hands
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 97
Edward Marlo Two and Two Combination stacking two cards each shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 98
Edward Marlo Build Up Stacks - Stacking Two Sets of Three stacking more than one good hand
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 100
Edward Marlo Combination Stack with Bottom Deal stacking two three of a kinds
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 101
Edward Marlo Stacking Three Sets stacking three three of a kinds
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 102
Edward Marlo The Four Play Hands stacking four three of a kinds
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 104
Edward Marlo Four Play Combination stacking four three of a kinds
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 105
Edward Marlo Top Block Transfer (and Strip Out Shuffle)
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 30
Edward Marlo To Transpose with Top Block Transfer and Strip Out to transpose top four cards with four cards underneath
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 36
Edward Marlo Top Block Control using block transfer strip-out
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 38
Edward Marlo Block Transfer correct fingering for Strip Out Shuffle Block Transfer
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 40
Edward Marlo The Block Slip Cut No. 1 after riffle shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 41
Edward Marlo Block Slip Cut No. 2 after riffle shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 43
Edward Marlo The Block Center Cut transfering a block from center
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 44
Edward Marlo To Get Cards to the Bottom from top to bottom with riffle shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 46
Edward Marlo To Bring Bottom Cards to the Top with riffle shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 48
Edward Marlo To Keep the Bottom Stock partial strip out shuffle
Also published here 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 51
Edward Marlo Right and Left Block Transfer
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 116
Edward Marlo Rearranging Aces to Five Order using block transfer shuffles
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 119
Edward Marlo The Block Transfer Applied with Zarrow Shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 128
Edward Marlo New Push Thru Shuffle two methods of handling
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 82
Edward Marlo The Strip Out Shuffle
Related to 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 19
Edward Marlo The Strip Out and Double Cut
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 20
Edward Marlo Block Strip Out with Upper Cut
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 22
Edward Marlo Delayed Strip Out Shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 24
Edward Marlo Block Strip Out with Triple Cut
Related toAlso published here 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 27
Edward Marlo Fake Push Thru Shuffle really strip out type
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 77
Herb Zarrow Zarrow False Shuffle
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 128
Edward Marlo N.B. for the Bottom Stock "No Breaks", using scratch edge marked key card
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 56
Edward Marlo Top Block Shuffle and Straight Cut riffle and cut, top stock control
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 45
Edward Marlo The Partial Strip Out to Keep the Top Stock
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 50
Edward Marlo N.B. for the Top Stock "No Breaks", using scratch edge marked key card
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 53
Dad Stevens To bring cards to the top Steven's Control
Variations 1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 55
Dai Vernon Basic Formation of a step
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 41
Dai Vernon Transferring a bottom stock to the top
Variations 1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 52
Dai Vernon, Fred Black To Keep the colours separated
Also published here 1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 54
Dai Vernon The Pull Through Shuffle one shuffle, three-shuffle sequence, Mysterious Kid version with fair cut
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 43
Dai Vernon The Pull out Shuffle
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 47
Herb Zarrow Zarrow Full Deck Control
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 49
Dai Vernon Side Riffle Shuffle bottom stock
1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 51
Unknown Retaining the Top Stock up to twenty cards, shown by a gambler in Reno
Related to 1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 49
Max Malini Card Revelation ploy for finding an apparently forgotten card,step handling
1962 Malini and His Magic 68
Edward Marlo Top-Block-Transfer comments about retaining order during block transfers, doing Triumph with stacked deck
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers)
Edward Marlo I Shuffled the Cards chapter intro
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards) 1
Edward Marlo Any Four - Repeat any value called, four of this kind is produced, riffle cull from new pack order stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 25
Edward Marlo Call and Stock any called value is stacked into named number of hands, from new pack order stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 26
Edward Marlo The Three Card Cull and Stack
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards) 2
Edward Marlo Multiple Stripper Control aces are stripper cards in normal deck
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards) 12
Edward Marlo Different Short Cards see also following pages, for riffle shuffle work
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards) 13
Edward Marlo The Riffle Weave alternating top ten cards during riffle shuffle
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 3
Edward Marlo In One Riffle Shuffle stacking four cards in one shuffle, also at different distances, stacking with side-jogged blocks on one side
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 10
Edward Marlo Obtaining and Maintaining stacking four cards in one shuffle, stepped blocks, two methods
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 7
Edward Marlo Combination Methods stacking multiple cards in one shuffle, two methods, incorporating preparation methods:
  • The Release (from center)
  • The Step and Block
  • The Preliminary Riffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 11
Edward Marlo Center Block Transfer stacking while retaining order
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 14
Edward Marlo The Double Block Transfer stacking while retaining order
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 16
Edward Marlo Left and Right Block Transfer
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 29
Edward Marlo Block Stacking
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 34
Edward Marlo Center Stacking cards stacked while apparently being in center
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 38
Edward Marlo The Double Stack stacking two hands
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 40
Edward Marlo The Triple Stack stacking three pairs of cards
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 43
Edward Marlo Gin Rummy Stack
  • 1st Combination
  • 2nd Combination (In Two Shuffles)
  • 3rd Combination (In Two Shuffles)
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 45
Edward Marlo Power Poker #1 stacking aces, everybody gets a good hand as well
Related toVariations 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 12
Edward Marlo Blocking Off Bottom Cards obtaining break above bottom cards during riffle shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 11
Edward Marlo Distribution Shuffle setting four angle jogs
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 3 Shuffle and Cut Discoveries) 9
Edward Marlo Marlo Short Card like single stripper card, with handling and method to locate it like tapping, airing, ...
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards) 9
Edward Marlo Strip Out Riffle Transfer transferring x cards to bottom during strip out shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 12
Edward Marlo Top Block Transfer
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 1
Edward Marlo Bottom Block Transfer
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 3
Edward Marlo Combination - Top and Bottom Block Transfers deck cut into four packets, Kings on top and Aces on bottom, order retained
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 4
Edward Marlo Block Transpositions exchanging two blocks on top of deck while retaining order of rest, strip out and zarrow methods, double cover Zarrow (Fig. 47)
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 18
Edward Marlo Incomplete Block Transfer exchanging two blocks on top and bottom of deck
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 20
Edward Marlo Placement Process placing top card to (almost) any position with tabled riffle shuffle, rest of order retained
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 22
Edward Marlo Card Placement (Deck Shuffled) placing top card to (almost) any position with tabled riffle shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 36
Edward Marlo Flexible Placement (Deck Shuffled) placing top card to (almost) any position with tabled riffle shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 37
Edward Marlo Four Aces Top To Bottom transferring block to bottom without cutting, inspired by Art Altman's method, two methods
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 48
Edward Marlo 4 Aces From Bottom To Top transferring block to top without cutting, two methods
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 50
Edward Marlo Block Transfers chapter intro
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 1
Edward Marlo Two Triumphs
  • First Triumph (retains full order)
  • Second Triumph - Marlo's Triumph (retains colors)
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects)
Edward Marlo Follow Up red black separation of deck
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 4
Edward Marlo Marlo's Patented False Shuffle
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 1
Edward Marlo In One Shuffle single shuffle sequence for Patented Shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 7
Edward Marlo The Throw Off multiple cutting sequence to cover strip-out
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 8
Edward Marlo The Simplex Strip Out
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 9
Edward Marlo Patented Shuffle Sidelights further details
Related to 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 18
Edward Marlo Marlo's Techniques on Zarrow Shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 13
Edward Marlo Marlo's Insurance detail for Zarrow Shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 15
Art Altman, Edward Marlo Tilt Zarrow Shuffle
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 17
Edward Marlo Marlo Flexible Cull and Stock
  • To the Top
  • Minor Problems
  • The Release
  • To the Bottom
Inspired by 1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 1
Edward Marlo The Full House Cull
  • Full House To Top
  • Full House to Bottom
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 7
Edward Marlo Breaks tips for riffle cull
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 7
Edward Marlo By Pass Pickup and Re-Riffle tips for riffle cull
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 8
Edward Marlo Cull and Stack three of a kind
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 8
Edward Marlo The Large Stack nine players cull stack
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 13
Edward Marlo A Double Ended Release procedure for cull stack
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 15
Edward Marlo Getting the Breaks tip for cull stack
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 16
Edward Marlo The Full House Cull Stack
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 17
Edward Marlo Final Suggestions for cull stacking
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Flexible Cull & Stock) 18
Edward Marlo Four Card Cull (Edge Readers)
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Edge Reader) 3
Edward Marlo The Order Cull (Edge Readers)
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Edge Reader) 5
Edward Marlo The Cull Stack (Edge Reader)
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Edge Reader) 5
Edward Marlo Pseudo One Riffle Stacks eleven methods
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Pseudo One Riffle Stacks) 1
Edward Marlo Marlo Edge Reader - Putting in the Work edge marking system for Bee back, handling and locating in riffle shuffle position
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Edge Reader) 1
Unknown False Shuffle
1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 124
Edward Marlo Spreading a Deck in Strip Out Condition
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 1
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Analogs models to visualize effect of riffle shuffle on the order
  • Partitions
  • The Five-Card Partition
  • General Shuffle Analogs
  • Polyominoes
  • Pseudo-Polyominoes
  • The Matchbox Analog
  • A Note On Matchbox Analogs
  • And A Note On Ordered Polyominoes
Related to 1968 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 47
Edward Marlo Perfect False Riffle Shuffle
Related toVariations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 3
Edward Marlo Cover-Up Shuffle retaining bottom twenty-six cards, hands cover halves
Variations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 3
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Techniques commentary on Reflected Set-Ups, Interlocking Stacks, ... in combination with riffle shuffle
1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Gray Codes) 24
Karl Fulves Displacement Techniques on the definition of "riffle shuffle"
1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Displacements) 33
Ken Krenzel Perfect False Riffle Shuffle - Addition
Related to 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 33
Karl Fulves Layman's Lace-Thru crude Zarrow type shuffle, as an exposé move
1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Controls) 39
Karl Fulves Accountable some mathematics of the riffle shuffle
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 71
Edward Marlo Corner Short Riffle Cull culling cards with a corner short or Marlo Key card
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 105
Karl Fulves Block Transfer credit information
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 61
Karl Fulves The Block Transfer general comments
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 74
Karl Fulves Setting Up The Move with block transfer
Related to 1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 74
Karl Fulves The Negative Transfer to get rid of top cards
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 75
Karl Fulves A Note On The Proceedings comment on block transfer described before
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 76
Karl Fulves Top Card Cover block transfer variation
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 76
Karl Fulves The Double Transfer shifting blocks in both directions simultaneously
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 77
Karl Fulves Theoretical Strippers special cut, negative transfer (block transfer) as application
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Third Supplement) 88
Unknown Two Letters credit fight over riffle shuffle work, Marlo/Daley controversy
1971 Epilogue (Issue 13) 106
Karl Fulves Essential Erdnase idea of applying block transfer shuffle
Inspired by 1971 The Book of Numbers — Supplementary Notes 3
Allan Ackerman Slip Shod for setting up a Zarrow
1971 The Esoterist 12
Edward Marlo Concluding Observations more Zarrow, Shank comments
1972 The Shank Shuffle 89
Edward Marlo Riffle Cull from Stack Zarrow/Shank
1972 The Shank Shuffle 30
Doc Mifflin Mifflin False Riffle Shuffle waterfall in the hands, strip out
1972 The Living End 154
Edward Marlo The Re-Setting Riffle Shuffle Stack changing the number of players for a stacked hand
1972 The Shank Shuffle 45
Edward Marlo Marlo's Upward Riffle getting a preparation break for holding-back-work
1972 The Shank Shuffle 50
Edward Marlo Deal Us In changing the number of players for a stacked hand
1972 The Shank Shuffle 51
Edward Marlo Bottom Break for Riffle Shuffling
1972 The Shank Shuffle 64
Edward Marlo To Transpose with the Shank Shuffle transpose two blocks in the deck
1972 The Shank Shuffle 23
Edward Marlo Center Card or Block Transfer with credit information on Center Transfer
1972 The Shank Shuffle 53
Edward Marlo Face-Down Center Transfer
1972 The Shank Shuffle 59
Edward Marlo To Keep an Alternated Red-Black Set-Up
1972 The Shank Shuffle 19
Frank Garcia Notes on the Zarrow Shuffle two Methods
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 108
Frank Shank Commentary on Zarrow shuffle
1972 The Shank Shuffle 6
Frank Shank The Shank Shuffle
1972 The Shank Shuffle 8
Edward Marlo Marlo's Variations of the Shank Shuffle three variations
1972 The Shank Shuffle 12
Edward Marlo The Work Shank with "applied block transfer" (= Zarrow Shuffle)
1972 The Shank Shuffle 17
Edward Marlo The Shank Shuffle with Block Transfer Applied = Zarrow Shuffle, two-shuffle sequence
1972 The Shank Shuffle 20
Edward Marlo Comment on Shank vs. Zarrow
1972 The Shank Shuffle 22
Edward Marlo The Shank Shuffle with Block Shuttle two-shuffle sequence
1972 The Shank Shuffle 25
Art Altman, Edward Marlo Tilted Shank Shuffle
1972 The Shank Shuffle 76
Jon Racherbaumer Foreword
1972 The Shank Shuffle 4
Karl Fulves False Shuffles definition of term, no handling details
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 2
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Problems chapter intro, posing several problems (all the remaining entries in this manuscript)
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 17
Karl Fulves Bibliographical Notes some riffle shuffle sources in print
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 22
Karl Fulves Notes On Shuffle Effects
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 81
Karl Fulves Blocking Off definition of term, description of basic cull
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 3
Karl Fulves Cull Shuffle describing a flush cull
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 5
Karl Fulves Cull Stock Shuffle definition of term, no handling details
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 6
Karl Fulves Single Card Control blocking off, mention of culling more cards with one shuffle
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 50
Karl Fulves Block Loading applied to: reversed card in center is transfered to 8. position
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 54
Tony Mullé, Harry Lorayne The Riffle Diffle block shuffle, no strip-out
Also published here 1973 Rim Shots 37
Karl Fulves, Jack Merlin Stock Shuffle definition of term, center stacking mentioned, normal stacking described via quote from Merlin
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part One 6
Karl Fulves Negative Stock Shuffle changing the number of players of a stacked set, posed as a problem
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part One 21
Karl Fulves No-Crimp Ace Cutting setting four side jogs
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 84
Karl Fulves Automatic Rear Jog
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 52
Karl Fulves The Block Transfer definition of term
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 7
Karl Fulves Block Transfer angled block technique
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 13
Karl Fulves Bottom Transfer angled block technique
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 14
Karl Fulves The Simulated Center using Bottom Transfer to simulate a Center Transfer
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 16
Karl Fulves Riffle Placement any named card placed in twenty-sixth positions in two shuffles
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 18
Karl Fulves, Dr. Jacob Daley Riffle Shuffle Trap sandwiched card (sandwich in the pack) is exchanged during one riffle shuffle
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part One 19
Karl Fulves, Dr. Jacob Daley Imprisoned Aces aces interlaced with indifferent cards in pack, indifferent cards removed by shuffling, posed as a problem
Variations 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part One 20
Karl Fulves Side Center Transfer transfering side jogged cards during riffle shuffle
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 64
Edward Marlo Third Objective getting from red/black separated deck into set-up for a riffle shuffle that retains stack
1973 Marlo's Objectives 8
Edward Marlo Alternated Red & Black Shuffles overhand and riffle shuffle used to preserve alternating set-up (including real riffle shuffle with fine incomplete faro)
1973 Marlo's Objectives 20
Unknown Red-Black Riffle Shuffle reds into reds, blacks into blacks
Variations 1973 Rim Shots 43
Harry Lorayne The Super Riffle Diffle block shuffle, basically variant of Spade Shuffle
Related toVariations 1973 Rim Shots 40
Karl Fulves Push Thru Shuffle definition of term, no handling details
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 3
Karl Fulves Continuous Push-Thru no regripping for the strip out action
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 8
Dai Vernon Triumph Shuffle
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 34
Karl Fulves Strip-Out Shuffle definition of term, no handling details
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 2
Karl Fulves Zarrow Shuffle definition of term, no handling details
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 3
Karl Fulves The Modified Zarrow "negative Zarrow"
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 10
Unknown A Red-Black Shuffle Zarrow where cards are tilted onto edge, as full deck false shuffle in Afterthoughts
1973 Rim Shots 34
Frank Garcia, Joe Crist Top Stock False Shuffle
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 87
Dr. Jacob Daley Top Stock Control
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 168
John Carney Daley-Carney Aces aces interlaced with indifferent cards in pack, indifferent cards removed by shuffling
Inspired by 1973 (ca.) Revolutionary Close Up — Part One 9
Edward Marlo Stacking a lot of Information distributed throughout the book
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 1
Edward Marlo Marlo System of Double Blocks stacking for a big number of hands
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 11
Edward Marlo A Riffle Shuffle Procedure
  • 5 Hands, Aces to 5th Hand, 2 Riffle Shuffles
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 94
Edward Marlo 3 in 1 stacking three Aces in one shuffle for five hands
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 97
Edward Marlo Tips on Riffle Stacking
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 99
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #7 cards openly separated into suits, then shuffled together fairly with riffle shuffle, yet red-black colors remain separated
Also published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 790
Edward Marlo Marlo Spade Shuffle block shuffle
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 101
Edward Marlo Spade Shuffle Variant block shuffle
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 104
Edward Marlo Notes on the Spade Shuffle block shuffle
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 106
Edward Marlo General Information several handlings are distributed
1974 The Ten Hand Poker Stack 2