2,918 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff
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Unknown Les Cartes Devinées, les Yeux Bandés spectator selects a bunch of cards and shuffles them, medium comes on stage, then with blindfold and without the performer saying a word all cards are named
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 39
Unknown La Carte Brûlée, qu'on Fait Trouver Dans une Montre card is selected and burnt, ashes vanish from a box and miniature card is found under glass of a watch, spectator selects among three, with assistant
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 19
Unknown Le Grand Sultan automaton who can divine a card by nodding with his head, the number of a rolled dice and in which compartment of a closed box a doll is placed, with assitant
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 1
Henri Decremps Tour du Piquet incompréhensible, nouvellement perfectionné. performer always has best five cards from chosen suit, spectator deals several hands, inspired by a routine in Guyot
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 225
Unknown To Name all the Cards in the Pack in Succession full stack, Eight Kings explained
Modern Magic 50
Unknown The Cards being Cut, to tell whether the Number Cut is Odd or Even
Modern Magic 51
Unknown The Whist Trick. To deal yourself all the Trumps all four hands contain all cards of a suit
Modern Magic 51
Unknown The Whist Trick. Improved Method. "To deal yourself all the Trumps, the three other Players holding the usual mixed Hands"
Modern Magic 119
Unknown The Queens digging for Diamonds hotel trick with eight cards each and story presentation
Also published here Tricks with Cards 82
Unknown The Pack being divided into two Heaps on the Table and a Card taken from each Heap and placed in the other: to discover such Cards two methods (odd/even or bridge)
Tricks with Cards 81
Unknown Four-of-a-kinds deck is dealt in thirteen piles, value named, one pile is removed that consists of all those cards
Tricks with Cards 78
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack
Also published here Tricks with Cards 95
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
Tricks with Cards 63
Charlier The Charlier "Dial" stack system with rules to calculate positions and the number of pips in a cut-off pile
Tricks with Cards 60
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick cards coming out in order via down-under-deal, thirteen-card and 32-card version
Tricks with Cards 72
Unknown To Name all the Cards of the Pack in Succession full stack, 32-version and Eight Kings explained
Tricks with Cards 76
Unknown Odd-Even Divination performer knows whether cut-off number is odd or even
Tricks with Cards 77
Unknown The Whist Trick dealing four hands, one contains winning suit and others are either mixed or also sorted in suits
Tricks with Cards 78
Unknown The "Spelling" Trick spelling every value in a thirteen-card packet
Tricks with Cards 75
Professor Hoffmann Introducing a Stacked Deck
More Magic 74
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack
VariationsAlso published here More Magic 27
Unknown Further Illustration naming position of any card or card at any position
More Magic 79
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick thirteen-card packet comes out in order via down-under deal
More Magic 31
Unknown The "Spelling" Trick from thirteen-card packet every value from Ace to King is spelled out
More Magic 31
Unknown Practical Illustrations
  • top cards named after cut
  • spectator cuts off cards and performer knows number of cards and points containted
More Magic 75
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick with a Complete Pack apparently mixed deck comes out in order via down-under deal
More Magic 42
Charlier The Charlier "Dial" stack system with rules to calculate positions and the number of pips in a cut-off pile
More Magic 69
Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen mehrerer gewählten Karten deck dealt into four piles, one chosen, all cards in this pile are predicted
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 76
Unknown Grande clairvoyance mystèrieuse two decks, two chosen cards match, decks marked, one in new deck order, second method with Mexican Turnover, third method in which one card is secretly transferred to the other deck at the beginning
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 60
Unknown Delayed Stack Use starting with a trick that does not change order
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 76
Unknown Kunststück à la Cumberland three cards removed by spectators and placed in handkerchief, predicted on three billets in goblet, they travel back into deck, billet index
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 61
Unknown Die künstliche Reihenfolge der Karten simple cyclical stack, divination of chosen card
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 97
Unknown Das Umzählen on the reverse counting of decks and packets
Variations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 124
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Prädestinationsgabe two decks, spectator remembers one and its position in one deck, then he counts down in second deck from position to previously predicted number, selection is there
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 111
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Prädestinationsgabe two decks, spectator remembers one and its position in one deck, then he counts down in second deck from position to previously predicted number, selection is there
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 161
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenwage performer names number of cards in cut-off pile, with patter
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 87
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neueste Methode, Karte zu erraten Stebbins type stack with 32 cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 92
Unknown Das Wiederfinden der Karten two cards are lost and found, divided deck, either red-black or odd-even
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 103
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster On Memorized Deck & Applying Controlled Shuffle using the controlled shuffle to set-up for "Die künstliche Reihenfolge"
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown Die Unzertrennlichen deck shown mixed and taken under a handkerchief, performer brings out all fours-of-a-kind one after the other, two methods (stacked stripper deck, deck switch)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 83
Unknown Der allwissende Künstler "by H. Sch., Dresden", deck laid out on table, performer can find any named card from the back, switched for stacked deck
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 4) 60
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 4. fourth application, deck "shuffled" two times, then card at any position named
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen deck shuffled by a (real) controlled Charlier Shuffle type procedure, with tables how the order changes, 32 or 52 cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 113
Unknown Gerade oder ungerade performer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 89
Hugo Schröder Der Kartenkünstler als Hellseher "by Hugo Sch., Dresden", layout of all cards on table, performer can name any of the cards
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 4
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
Related toAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 192
Unknown The Prearranged Pack Eight Kings stack
New Era Card Tricks 41
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs, spectator holds deck as it is riffled, non-index cards used here
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 43
Unknown The Demon Envelope seven cards predicted in nesting envelopes
New Era Card Tricks 100
Unknown Thought Foretold deck divided in four piles, one chose, all cards divined and predicted
New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown The Spirit Envelope three selections, slip of paper with their names appears in previously empty envelope
New Era Card Tricks 173
Unknown Mystic Divination pile of card selected and pocketed by spectator, cards are divined by performer
New Era Card Tricks 191
Mr. Blak Das Ordnen der Karten deck shown mixed, down-under deal performed to sort deck in new deck order
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 133
Unknown Grande Clairvoyance Mysterieuse two cards chosen from two decks match, three methods
Related to New Era Card Tricks 167
Hugo Schrader Neues mathematisches Kartenkunststück one of thirty-two cards thought of, eight packets of four cards each given to spectator who should remove some cards that match his value or suit, card found
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 157
Eduard W. Lufa Die berühmte Partie Piquet eines Blinden rules of the game piquet, playing it blind à la Comus & de Grisy-Torrini, flexible stack that allows decisions by spectator
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 116
Arthur Toskana Das Riesengedächtnis order of shuffled deck read to performer who can repeat it, deck switched for "memorized" deck with easy system
Related toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 9) 131
Emil Clauß Das Riesengedächtnis rhyme to remember value sequence of all eight values
Inspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 165
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
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 51
Eduard W. Lufa Die Lieblingsfarbe three or four pairs of cards chosen, placed on small table, suit chosen, all cards change into that suit
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 3) 35
S. v. S. Ueberraschungen mit Hülfe der Mnemotechnik II. ten cards chosen and named
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 126
S. v. S. Ueberraschungen mit Hülfe der Mnemotechnik III. three cards chosen, one card appears face-up on face of deck, other two cards named
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 139
S. v. S. Ueberraschungen mit Hülfe der Mnemotechnik card taken out of in-the-hands spread, deck secretly cut and bottom card glimpsed and divined
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 92
S. v. S. Ueberraschungen mit Hülfe der Mnemotechnik part two of the mnemonic system
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 7) 107
S. v. S. Memorizing a Deck mnemonic system to memorize a stack
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 92
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
Variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 132
S. W. Erdnase Tricks with the Prearranged Deck Eight Kings - set up explained with methods to calculate cards and their positions (applicable for any cyclic stack)
Related toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 179
L. Graham Lewis To Tell the Card at which any Members of the Audience May Cut a Pack people cut off small piles, bottom cards divined, stack
The Modern Conjurer 67
Eduard W. Lufa Zum Erraten der Karten
Inspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 159
Carl Willmann Die sympatisierenden Karten card chosen, card chosen from second deck matches
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 119
A. J. Hellsehen mit Karten medium knows order of cards after "spectator' shuffles, stooge, medium in dark bag with flash light
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12) 188
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
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 164
Ziska The Transposed Cards done with full deck, performer divines the number of cards put form one half to another
Variations The Art of Magic 49
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
The Art of Magic 171
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Art of Magic 77
Adrian Plate The Great Poker Trick "a particular favorite of Mr. Adrian Plate", new deck opened and shuffled, seven hands dealt and performer wins
Related toAlso published here The Art of Magic 128
T. Nelson Downs Fourth Method spectator peeks at a card in his own hands and it is found, estimation and stack, "the bungling and unobserving performer will meet his Waterloo in this experiment"
The Art of Magic 152
Joseph Michael Hartz, Alexander Herrmann, Professor Hoffmann The Pocket-Picking Trick producing chosen cards from shuffled deck in pocket, three handlings
Also published here Later Magic 719
Joseph Michael Hartz, Alexander Herrmann, Professor Hoffmann The Pocket-Picking Trick producing chosen cards from shuffled deck in pocket, three handlings
Also published here Magical Titbits 181
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
Thirty Card Mysteries 76
Charles T. Jordan A Novel Detection No. 4, spectator counts down cards and remembers the last one, halves riffle shuffled together, interlocking chains
Thirty Card Mysteries 22
Charles T. Jordan Spelling Any Card Called For No. 28, full deck stack
VariationsAlso published here Thirty Card Mysteries 74
Charles T. Jordan Close Range Mind Reading No. 1, cards riffle shuffled once, low values removed, remaining thirty-two cards dealt into two piles, one card moved over and located, interlocking chains
Thirty Card Mysteries 11
Charles T. Jordan The Dealing Dovetail Detection No. 5, card is found after lots of real shuffling
Thirty Card Mysteries 25
Charles T. Jordan Change Your Mind? No. 27, one of two cards thought-of, replaced, found
Thirty Card Mysteries 72
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Trance No. 26, four cards removed from thirty-two-card deck and put in envelope, lights out, when lights are back on the names of cards are written on envelope
Variations Thirty Card Mysteries 70
Charles T. Jordan Coluria No. 25, thirty-two-deck of cards is cut and dealt into six piles, two remaining cards pocketed, colors of top cards code bottom cards and cards in pocket, done out-of-room
Variations Thirty Card Mysteries 68
Charles T. Jordan Transcendental Vision No. 10, stacked, one-way backs, "do you see a card of the same value in this pile?"
Also published here Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 22
Charles T. Jordan The New Pack Detection No. 7, deck is split in two and two cards selected and exchanged, both cards are divined
Also published here Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 15
Charles T. Jordan, T. Nelson Downs The Spelling Fool! No. 9, spelling to suits and through values
Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 19
Charles T. Jordan The Life Saver No. 8, single card location, from new deck order
Also published here Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 17
Charles T. Jordan The Impromptu Arranged Pack No. 9, from New Pack Order to Si Stebbins, dealing
Related to Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 20
Charles T. Jordan The Ready Reckoner spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck (clubs/diamonds and hearts/spades)
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Charles T. Jordan The Pair Detection spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, card counting, Parallel Principle precursor
Related to The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Charles T. Jordan The Dead Easy Location
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 15
Charles T. Jordan The Take a Peek Card Trick four groups shuffled, card chosen and by looking at the section it came from it is divined
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Charles T. Jordan The Prophesied Spot Total stack that will force the number 69
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 23
Charles T. Jordan Cremo! Card Restoration Extraordinary card forced via spelling procedure, duplicate in deck
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 33
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
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Charles T. Jordan The Psychic Prediction total of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 34
Charles T. Jordan The Discard Trick two cards chosen by fair cuts, spectator deals into piles and left-over cards are keys for selections
Related to
  • "Exact Location" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Charles T. Jordan Recycling by Dealing dealing deck in seven piles, then six, then eight, then seven piles restores order
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Charles T. Jordan The Mysterious Detective three spectators pocket cards, performer names them, stack that can be riffle shuffled once
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 35
Charles T. Jordan Fate and the Joker card selected by stabbing joker, card named, stacked deck
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 35
Louis Nikola Curriculum Detailed mnemonic system to help memorize the Nikola Stack, plus some basic analysis of the arrangement:
  • WHIST OR BRIDGE
  • SPELLING BEE
  • POKER
  • NAP
Related to The Nikola Card System 13
Louis Nikola To Name The Position Of Any Card Called For
The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola A Subtle Game Cards in four spectator's hands are slowly eliminated until only their selection remans in their hands
Related toAlso published here The Nikola Card System 44
Louis Nikola The Sense of Touch Divine chosen card by touch alone
Also published here The Nikola Card System 24
Louis Nikola Weighing Chosen Cards Can divine chosen card by weighing its pips
Also published here The Nikola Card System 23
Louis Nikola Thought Anticipated Any Card at Any Number
Also published here The Nikola Card System 31
Louis Nikola To Spell Any Card Called For
Also published here The Nikola Card System 30
Louis Nikola To Produce Cards Called For From the Pocket
Also published here The Nikola Card System 41
Louis Nikola Wizard's Whist Four spectators each given four cards, each think of one card out of the four. Deck reshuffled and dealt into four bridge hands, magician can divine the selections
Related toAlso published here The Nikola Card System 36
Louis Nikola The Game of "NAP"
Related to The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola All Trumps Produce all thirteen hearts for a perfect Bridge hand, linked to Wizard's Whist
Related toAlso published here The Nikola Card System 38
Louis Nikola Argument
  • History of memorized/stacked decks in magic
  • Basic description of some features of the Nikola system
The Nikola Card System 9
Louis Nikola Locating Card chosen and lost, magician divines card and position in deck after shuffles and cuts
Also published here The Nikola Card System 27
Louis Nikola The Game of Poker Everyone gets good hands, you get Royal Flush in Hearts
Related to The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola The Spelling Bee Ace to King spelled out from the top (Jack miscalled as King)
Related to The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola To Name The Pack In Order, Without Looking At It, Either From The Bottom or From The Top Deck shuffled halfway through
The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola Cards By Weight Can tell number of cards in the packet by its weight
Also published here The Nikola Card System 23
Louis Nikola To Pick Out A Card Chosen And Replaced
The Nikola Card System 41
Louis Nikola To Name The Card Occupying Any Given Position
The Nikola Card System 39
Louis Nikola To Name The Bottom Cards Of A Number Of Heaps By Looking At The Top Cards
The Nikola Card System 43
Louis Nikola Spelling Spell to three different cards consecutively (named by magician)
Also published here The Nikola Card System 29
Louis Nikola The Telepathogram Magician divines thought of card, and writing appears on paper that divines position of card in the deck
The Nikola Card System 54
Louis Nikola Unconscious Thought Transmission Random card chosen and sealed in envelope. Audience members name suit and value to form a card, which matches the card in the envelope
Also published here The Nikola Card System 34
Louis Nikola "Stop" Riffle, say stop anytime, magician can tell how many cards are riffled off
Also published here The Nikola Card System 22
Louis Nikola To Pick Out Any Card Called For Behind The Back
Also published here The Nikola Card System 41
Jack Merlin Another Red and Black Effect a red card and a black card are selected, after the shuffle the deck is separated and in one hand are all red cards and the black selection and in the other hand vice versa
Merlin's Master Manipulations 11
Jack Merlin Exhibition Poker Feat five full houses, then straight from selected cut pile
Variations Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin Challenge Bridge Demonstration named suit is dealt, bridge demonstration
Merlin at the Card Table 22
Jack Merlin Super Mental Card Effect thought of card is found on number performer says in cut half, alternative ending, card stab
Merlin's Master Miracles 17
Jack Merlin Master Poker Dealing royal flush from named suit, four hands
Merlin at the Card Table 17
Jack Merlin The Shooting of Pete McGuff story, two times seven hands, from new pack order
Merlin at the Card Table 16
Laurie Ireland Effects and Methods of Producing Cards - Any Card Called Rises from Deck brief, memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 18
Theodore Annemann An Original Set-Up Discovery way to easily set-up the eight kings stack
The Book Without A Name 11
Laurie Ireland The Two Card Trick spectator picks any named card, brief, memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 18
Tom Sellers Cut spectator and performer each have half the deck, performer wins at cutting the high card
Magical Pleasantries 20
Theodore Annemann One in Fourteen deck is cut, card remembered and shuffled among thirteen other cards, selection is found
The Book Without A Name 13
Laurie Ireland Thought Reading Extraordinary spectator cuts to any card, performer reads mind from distance, estimation & memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 18
Laurie Ireland The Spelling Card Trick with any card called brief, memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 18
Graham Adams The Twenty Five Card Trick
Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 20
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Stack
Ireland Writes a Book 16
Laurie Ireland Stacking the Deck for Ireland's Card Tricks Including Two Poker Deals
  • The First Poker Deal
  • The Second Poker Deal
with Ireland's memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 15
Victor Farelli Choice Foretold two cards chosen, both cards predicted by two cards each via value and suit in two envelopes
Controlled Coincidence 10
Victor Farelli How to "Fan" the Pack reverse fan or spreading action to hide arrangement
Controlled Coincidence 15
Tom Sellers The U Win Card Trick winning in Nap, Brag, Pontoon
Magical Pleasantries 21
Victor Farelli The Reversal card chosen with knife stab, another card pocketed, for both cards, two cards are found that denote value and suit, one of the pairs reversed
Controlled Coincidence 7
Laurie Ireland Instant Card Location getting a named card to top in memorized deck
  • The Top 15 cards
  • Method of Locating Cards from Number 15 Down to Bottom of Deck
Ireland Writes a Book 16
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
Variations Ireland Writes a Book 19
Laurie Ireland A Card is Called For spectator cuts at any named card, brief, memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 18
Victor Farelli The Marvellous Discovery card removed from pack while performer is not looking, yet he quickly finds two cards that denote the selection by value and suit without looking at the faces
  • First Method
  • Second Method ("Shades")
  • Third Method (Difference in Design)
Related to Controlled Coincidence 12
Victor Farelli A Strange Coincidence card freely chosen with knife stab, then position chosen and card above and below knife denote earlier selection with suit and value
Variations Controlled Coincidence 5
Victor Farelli Arrangement of the Cards stack in which the cards above and below any card indicate the selection by value and suit, for forty-eight cards
Inspired by
  • "Card Control" (Bagshawe, marketed 1928)
Controlled Coincidence 3
Ralph W. Hull Mental Abstraction or Cards by Instinct cards shuffled once, separated with Hearts/Clubs in one pile, spectator choses cards in one pile and performer instantly removes mates from other pile behind back
"Eye-Openers" 2
Al Baker 4. Al Baker's Pack
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 480
Al Baker A Card and A Number number free, card forced from a second deck
Variations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 76
Ralph W. Hull, Unknown Any Deck Read From the Card Backs cards named by looking at the back
  • First Method with a "Set-Up" Deck
  • With Borrowed Deck (secretly faced deck)
Related to
  • "Seeing with Fingertips" (Howard Albright)
More "Eye-Openers" 9
Theodore Annemann The Two Person Location two bottom cards code two selections to assistant in other room, stacked
Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 20
Theodore Annemann A Quaint Happening two decks, spectator selects card from one, performer finds duplicate in other deck by counting down value of selection
Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 36
Orville Wayne Meyer Your Card behind back you produce card of same suit and value as spectator's selection, Si Stebbins
Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 30
Theodore Annemann The $ 1,000 Test Card Location stacked, risky
Related toVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 43
Theodore Annemann Dual Sympathy one deck stacked
Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 25
Tom Sellers A Trick with the Si Stebbins Pack selection divined by two cards (suit and value)
Card Tricks That Work 6
Theodore Annemann The Last of the Think Stop Tricks two cards, think stop by selecting number between one and ten, duplicates
SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 28
Theodore Annemann Another Sympathetic Mystery two decks, spectator selects card from one, performer finds duplicate in other deck, stacked, estimation, fishing
Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 26
Theodore Annemann Fair and Square suit rotation stack
Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 24
Al Baker Al Baker's Stacked Deck eight Kings variant to know positions, fifty cards
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 493
Theodore Annemann A Real Psychic Card Test stacked deck and slates
Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 3) 11
Orville Wayne Meyer Your Card! selection is divined via two cards behind back (suit, value), cyclical stack, see page 99 for improvement by Meyer
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 2) 7
Theodore Annemann A Thought is Fathomed using deck of cards to force page number, Si Stebbins
Related toVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 6
Theodore Annemann The Solitaire King winning canfield solitaire with Eight Kings stack
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 59
Al Baker Lost and Found divided deck, one riffle shuffle by spectator
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 114
Unknown Locating a Page and Word by Cards force number with stack
Mental Magic with Cards 18
Unknown Thought Card to Pocket several duplicates
Related to Mental Magic with Cards 16
Unknown The Six Piles six cards on top and bottom of a suit
Mental Magic with Cards 12
Unknown The Prearranged Pack Principle
Mental Magic with Cards 15
Unknown Spectator Shuffles Stacked Deck credit information, short overhand shuffle
Mental Magic with Cards 19
Al Baker Me and Miss Missus coding card to assistent, stacked pack
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 119
Unknown Mental Spelling progressive spelling set-up
Mental Magic with Cards 17
Charles Nyquist The Solution of "Something to Work on" stacked deck, two chains, solution
Inspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 19
Herbert Brooks Tip for Named Card From the Pockets "Thoughts in General"
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Unknown Clairvoyant Reading of Several Cards naming packet of cards through handkerchief
Mental Magic with Cards 18
Unknown A Startling Experiment naming missing card
Mental Magic with Cards 19
Unknown Novel Card Reading removed card behind back named, glimpsing palmed key card
Mental Magic with Cards 19
Unknown Tricks with Assistant as the Medium two methods, medium divines cards or finds selections, culling key cards together
Mental Magic with Cards 21
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker The Master Mind two decks, three cards are predicted
Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 16
Unknown Mephisto's Message number selected via card values from one half gives position of selection in other half
Related to Mental Magic with Cards 16
Bob Hummer The Puzzling Speller progressive set-up, dealing placement
Related toAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 83
Lu Brent "We Stand Pat" stacked
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 136
Paul Curry Another Stop! spectator stops while riffling, performer knows card, short card and set-up, for credit details reference
Inspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 19) 107
Unknown Curious Coincidence
Related to Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 149
Frank Lane An Indetectable Stop Trick Ace, Three, Five, Seven, Nine alternating set-up
Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 146
John Scarne The Scarney Thought Card spelled "John Scarney"
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 19) 107
Jean Hugard The Set-Up
Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 146
Robert Parrish The Psychic Knows three cards divined by medium, stacked deck
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 86
Theodore Annemann, Al Baker A Version of the Al Baker Three Billet Trick three cards that are selected (one thought-of) and written on a billet are divined, stacked deck
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 19) 108
Unknown Shuffling a Stacked Deck short shuffle, credit to Stanyon's Magic
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 19) 108
John Braun, Theodore Annemann Cards in the Cases fair selection is found in second deck, set-up
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 25) 158
Theodore Annemann The Word on the Page using 14-15 card stack
VariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 25) 157
Louis Nikola To Produce Cards Called for From the Pocket memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 401
Jack Gwynne Gwynne's Speller every value is spelled out from full deck, stack
Related toVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 61
Charles T. Jordan Psychic Prediction total of six selections predicted, stack that will force the number 27, riffle shuffle with chains
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 200
Charles T. Jordan Double Divino coincidences and mates with stacked hundred-card-deck, see also single deck version in reference
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 226
Charles T. Jordan Divino various coincidences with mates, see also hundred-cards-deck version in reference
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 229
Theodore Annemann Amazing Memory naming missing card, stacked deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Louis Nikola To Pick Out Any Card Called For Behind the Back memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 401
Charles T. Jordan The Wonder Force forcing the first red card in riffle shuffled deck, two methods
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 200
Orville Wayne Meyer Your Card behind back you produce card of same suit and value as spectator's selection, Si Stebbins
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 204
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
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 219
Unknown Williams' Card Trick card through handkerchief with fair selection and duplicate from index
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 230
Louis Nikola The Sense of Touch memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 394
Si Stebbins Si Stebbins Order
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 155
William Larsen Count Down Detection partial stack and fishing
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 242
William Larsen Prophesied Discovery using stack that forces number ten
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 228
Robert Parrish Telephone Telepathy Again cards used for word selection, word can be predicted
You'd be Surprised 11
Unknown The Deck That Isn't for insiders, one-way backs with red in one way and black the other
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 145
Wimborough Ne Plus Ultra Location divided one-way backs
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 156
Harry Vosburgh A Principle in Disguise divided one-way backs
Inspired by Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 160
Charles T. Jordan Stop and Think odd/even system for divided deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 196
Charles T. Jordan Novel Card Discovery odd/even system for divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 197
Charles T. Jordan Improved Marvelous Prediction odd/even system for divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles, set-up in front of spectators by openly dealing into some heaps
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 197
Charles T. Jordan Ready Reckoner spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 198
Charles T. Jordan The Pair Detection spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, card counting, Parallel Principle precursor
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 198
Charles T. Jordan Dead Easy Location divided deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 199
Charles T. Jordan Premier Card Discovery odd/even
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 227
Unknown Naming Chosen Card odd/even divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 232
Charles T. Jordan New Pack Detection divided deck principle with new deck order
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 239
Theodore Annemann Between the Lines book test, using deck of cards in Si Stebbins order for word selection
VariationsAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 207
Dai Vernon Card Divination from twenty-six-card stack, multiple out
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 224
Orville Wayne Meyer The New "Miracle" Effect five cards selected, mixed with twenty more cards, then located
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 188
Louis Nikola Spelling spelling out some cards with the Nikola memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 395
Unknown Excello Card Discovery suit rotation stack
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 231
Theodore Annemann Cards Divination by Medium three times
"En Rapport" 5
Theodore Annemann Think of a Card one of eighteen, card spelled out, short card
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 65
Louis Nikola Thought Anticipated memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 396
Theodore Annemann One in Fourteen selection from cyclic set-up (Eight Kings, Si Stebbins, ...)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 204
Louis Nikola "Nap" trick with Nikola memorized deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Louis Nikola Locating selection and its position named, memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 394
Charles T. Jordan The Missing Pair NPO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 226
Charles T. Jordan Spelling Any Card Called For full deck stack
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 56
Louis Nikola To Spell Any Card Called For memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 395
Si Stebbins Mediumistic Stunt No. 1 stacked deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 233
Louis Nikola Poker trick with Nikola memorized deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Unknown Another Impossibility one of ten, "is your card one of these?"
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 218
Charles T. Jordan Prophesied Spot Total stack that will force the number 69
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 201
Unknown Six Piles twelve card set-up
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 236
Tom Bowyer Klondyke Poker poker deal from new pack order
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Louis Nikola The Nikola Card System comments on the use of memorized deck and how to learn the Nikola System
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 385
Charles T. Jordan The Fifteenth Card values of two selections are added and counted down, card predicted, half deck stack
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 205
Ziska The Transposed Cards number of cut off cards is divined by value of a card, set-up
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 192
Charles T. Jordan Mephistopheles' Touch divination with a partial stack
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 203
Charles T. Jordan Incomprehendo stacked, one-way backs
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 165
Unknown A Simple Location thirteen cards of one suit together
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 227
Theodore Annemann Between the Lines using deck of cards to force page number
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 221
Louis Nikola All Trumps trick with Nikola memorized deck
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 400
Theodore Annemann Fair and Square suit rotation stack
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 203
Louis Nikola "Stop." apparently count the cards while riffling, or cutting off a requested number
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 392
Dai Vernon Poker Demonstration
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Charles T. Jordan Cremo Card Restoration card forced via spelling procedure, duplicate in deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 220
Unknown A Prearranged Pack of Cards that can be Shuffled long-short deck with pairs that fit together via Si Stebbins system
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Frank Travers Gambler at Large! stack for demo with several games (Poker, Blackjack, Bridge)
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 257
Theodore Annemann, Michael F. Zens Call Your Hand ten card set-up, see credit claim by Val Evans on page 259
Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 243
Louis Nikola Unconscious Thought Transmission card placed in envelope in beginning turns out to be any named one, memorized deck as open index
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 398
Unknown A Strange Coincidence each one reverses two cards - the same, one deck is stacked
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 73
C. O. Williams Reading the Cards stacked one-way deck is riffle shuffled, yet order called out
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 155
Charles T. Jordan Transcendental Vision stacked, one-way backs, "do you see a card of the same value in this pile?"
Also published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 161
Charles T. Jordan Long Distance Mindreading stacked deck mailed to friend with selection procedure, crib sheet at home
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 174
Unknown Sensational Card Mystery spectators cut off piles and remember bottom card, all divined, full stack (here new deck order)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 205
Unknown New X-Ray Trick full stack (here Eight Kings)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 206
Unknown Shark Food stacked deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 206
Charles T. Jordan Mysterious Detective three spectators pocket cards, performer names them, stack that can be riffle shuffled once
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 207
Charles T. Jordan Fate and the Joker card selected by stabbing joker, card named, stacked deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 109
Charles T. Jordan Psycholia cards are chosen in different room and order is read aloud, card divined, secret second stacked deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 209
Charles T. Jordan The Wizard's Dream free selection in riffle shuffled deck is found, full stack
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 210
Theodore Annemann Two Person Location two bottom cards code two selections to assistant in other room, stacked
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 213
Theodore Annemann Dual Sympathy