3,595 entries in Cards / Sleights / Switches
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Unknown Glide second card injogged and covered by fingers
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Unknown The Glide second card injogged and hidden by fingers
1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 64
Unknown Glisser la carte The glide
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 107
Unknown Filer la carte Bottom change
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 105
Unknown Changing Card-boxes, and Tricks performed with them
1876 Modern Magic 134
Prof. Robert Hellis To "Change" a Card - Fifth Method "To change a card without the aid of the Pack"
in context of effect in which wrong card changes into selection
1876 Modern Magic 32
Unknown To "Change" a Card - Second Method bold, bottom card shown, top side-jogged card quickly removed instead
1876 Modern Magic 29
Unknown The "Three Card" Trick with bent corner
1876 Modern Magic 76
Unknown To "Change" a Card - First Method bottom change
1876 Modern Magic 28
Unknown The Card Tripod switching device
1876 Modern Magic 139
Unknown Hidden Block Packet Switch
1876 Modern Magic 48
Unknown The Changing Card-Drawer Drawer Box for card tricks
1876 Modern Magic 347
Unknown To Draw Back a Card Glisser la carte
1876 Modern Magic 36
Unknown To "Change" a Card - Third Method top change
1876 Modern Magic 30
Unknown The Changing Ladle on a stick, to change flat objects, as card burning, paper switch or Q&A device
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 358
Prof. Robert Hellis To "Change" a Card - Sixth Method To change severals cards at once.
1876 Modern Magic 33
Unknown To "Change" a Card - Fourth Method "With one hand only."
1876 Modern Magic 31
Unknown Table Edge Drag Switch into servante (lap)
1876 Modern Magic 110
Unknown To "Slip" a Card
Variations 1876 Modern Magic 35
Unknown Pochette-Profonde Switch
1876 Modern Magic 119
Unknown To Change a Card - First Method bottom change
1889 Tricks with Cards 19
Unknown To Change one Pack for another special pockets (pochette) at trousers & profonde, multiple methods
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 34
Unknown Multiple Bottom Change brief
1889 Tricks with Cards 91
Professor Hoffmann Conjurers' Table - The Servante
1889 Tricks with Cards 36
Unknown Hidden Block Packet Switch
1889 Tricks with Cards 90
Unknown To Change a Card - Second Method top change
1889 Tricks with Cards 20
Professor Hoffmann A Drawn Card, placed in a Closed Box, made to Fly back to the Pack, while Another takes its Place in the Box including Another Method
1889 Tricks with Cards 160
Prof. Robert Hellis Hellis' Change, No. 2 "To change severals cards at once"
1889 Tricks with Cards 24
Unknown Drawing off the Table Edge Switch
1889 Tricks with Cards 131
Unknown To Slip a Card with transformation effect
1889 Tricks with Cards 25
Prof. Robert Hellis Hellis' Change, No. 1 "To change a card without the aid of the Pack"
in context of effect in which wrong card changes into selection
1889 Tricks with Cards 23
Unknown Card-Boxes No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4: "Card-and-Bird" Box
No. 5
No. 6: Bland's Brass Card-box
No. 7: The Card-Drawer
No. 8: The Double Card-Drawer
1889 Tricks with Cards 151
Unknown To Change a Card - Fourth Method bottom card shown, top side-jogged card quickly removed instead
1889 Tricks with Cards 23
Unknown A New Changing Card-box, an Tricks therewith
1890 More Magic 121
Unknown Monte Throw
1890 More Magic 52
Unknown Die vier wiedervereinigten Könige No. 22, Kings pushed in four different positions comes to top, four indifferent cards palmed on top of them
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 27
Unknown End Grip Top Change
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 18
Unknown Erklärung zum Vertauschen eines Kartenspiels a. Mit Servante (deck switch with chair servante)
b. Ohne Servante (using holder under vest)
Sep. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Unknown Die Kartenservante No. 11, deck switch with servante behind chair
Related to 1895 Der Kartenkünstler 80
Unknown Die Zieh-Volte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
"Das Vertauschen einer Karte mit einer Hand"
top cards exchanged openly, not secretly
Dec. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 12) 178
Unknown La carte du diable No. 47, top card shown, spectator removes it from deck, it changes, half card covers half the face card
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 56
Unknown Mexican Turnover
Apr. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 61
Unknown Das Filieren der Karten
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 17
L'Homme Masqué Die vier Buben auf der Wanderschaft No. 6, four cards chosen, they are the four jacks, they are shuffled back and produced from inside the jacket at sleeve opening
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 93
Unknown Faced-Deck Card Vanish/Switch card put on top of faced deck, deck turned over secretly
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 50
Unknown Der magische Degen No. 2, sword used to stab selection blindfolded, deck scattered on floor, deck switch for short deck when fetching sword
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 4
Unknown Deck Switch optionally at table, with vest or behind chair with servante
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 138
Unknown Die verwandelte Karte No. 13, glide in which the spectator is asked to pull out the bottom card
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 17
Unknown Das Schleifen der Karten
Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 19
Unknown Faced Deck Packet Switch top cards switched by secretly turning deck over
Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 25
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Chicagoer Kartendruckerei end grip, for one or multiple cards, with display choreography
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 7
Unknown Das Schleifen der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 8
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer further designs for deck holders that can be attached to a table or chair, and a holder for body loading, deck vanish via pull
Related to Mar. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 3) 42
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Servante deck switch with servante behind chair
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 176
Unknown Dummy Card in Handkerchief faking presence of deck while it is switched
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - II. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
bottom change with different cover actions, also a top change cover
Nov. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11) 162
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Klammer deck switch using holder at body
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 177
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - I. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
grip change
Oct. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 10) 146
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer card holder at table edge or behind prop, for switching deck
Related to Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 25
Carl Willmann Karten-Servante servante on table or behind chair
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 10
Unknown Das Verwandlungsbuch using a book to switch cards or flat things, card case prop alternative
Apr. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 62
Unknown The american strong tric
Also published here Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 66
Unknown Das Filieren der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 6
Unknown Deck Switch Subtlety adding a card and showing it by accident, switched-in deck has same card on face
Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 93
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster La carte échappée transferring a card to bottom half via The Slip
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 18
Unknown The american strong trick
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 16
Unknown The Card Box prop
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 138
Unknown The Card Servante behind chair or similar
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 149
Unknown The Bottom Change
1897 New Era Card Tricks 19
Unknown Das Vertauschen der untersten Karte des Spieles "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
fingers should not be moistened
Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 131
Unknown The Glide
1897 New Era Card Tricks 42
Unknown A Mysterious Change
1897 New Era Card Tricks 87
August Roterberg Changes describing an out for lost selection
1897 New Era Card Tricks 17
Unknown Multiple Bottom Change no details
1897 New Era Card Tricks 190
Unknown The New Top Change end grip
1897 New Era Card Tricks 20
Unknown Deck Switch profonde pocket
1897 New Era Card Tricks 62
Adrian Plate The Excelsior Change "Palm Change"
1897 New Era Card Tricks 22
Unknown The Top Change
1897 New Era Card Tricks 18
Unknown The Mexican Turn Over
1897 New Era Card Tricks 22
Unknown The Mechanical Card Box prop
1897 New Era Card Tricks 139
Unknown The New Brass Card Box prop
1897 New Era Card Tricks 142
Unknown The Brass Card Box prop
1897 New Era Card Tricks 141
Unknown Improved Cards Read Behind The Back shuffled pack, order called out from behind back, with finesse
1897 New Era Card Tricks 67
Unknown Hausmittel gegen Dilettanten-Schmerzen "By E. C., Munich", intro on amateurs vs. professionals, devil's handkerchief, switching deck application
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 22
Unknown Palm-Addition Packet Switch five cards added to tabled Aces, put on deck and dealt off again, next card shown as it is not an Ace
Nov. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 165
Unknown Palm Change crude handling
Aug. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 116
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Ueber Vertauschung von Kartenspielen II. more on switching decks, on multiple deck switches in a performance (up to six decks), giving a possible routining with six decks
Related to Aug. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 116
Unknown Das Vertauschen einer Karte auf dem Tisch "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Aug. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 114
Hans Meckel Die Cigarrenkiste im Dienste der Magie "by E. C. from Munich", two ideas to use a cigar box to switch something or to use it as a servante
Related to July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 103
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Ueber Vertauschung von Kartenspielen part two on deck switches
Related to July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 99
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Ueber Vertauschung von Kartenspielen on switching decks, using pockets and vest
Related to June 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 87
Unknown Die Kartentasche "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
secret pockets on back of trouser
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 68
Unknown Kartenspiele zu vertauschen
  • deck switch by pushing one in vest and the other comes threaded out of sleeve
  • card clip
  • deck vanish with pull
  • deck switch by getting rid of deck in left hand and taking new deck with right hand while back is turned
Related to 1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 151
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - III. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
end grip, also with packet (no details for packets though)
June 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 84
Unknown Deck Switch behind Chair with servante behind chair
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 43
Unknown Simple Wild Card Switch double facer and normal card turned over, switch by removing one card with face towards audience, thus other card must be the other one
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 103
Unknown Faced Deck Packet Switch deck secretly turned over and top cards later removed again
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 84
Unknown Sleeve Switch one deck pocketed, other taken out of sleeve
Related to 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 87
Carl Willmann Die Changiertafel slate that can be used as a tray to switch billets, coins, card pieces
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 151
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ein Hülfsmittel zum Vertauschen kleiner Gegenstände holder for inside of jacket, deck switch application
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 155
Adrian Plate The Palm Change uncredited
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 149
Unknown Mexican Three Card Monte featuring the Mexican Turnover
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 122
Emil Clauß, Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Halbfertige Ideen tray for switching
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 16
Unknown Three Card Monte two methods for the Throw Switch
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 117
Unknown The Bottom Change
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 148
Prof. Robert Hellis The Double-Palm Change
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 150
Unknown The "Change"
1902 The Modern Conjurer 57
Unknown Dealing Second Card from Bottom of Pack glide
1902 The Modern Conjurer 60
Unknown The Slide
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 168
Unknown Changes - The Top Change old style with finger change
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 147
A. F. Kessler Die Verwandlung einer Karte double card shown, face card brought into back palm, for changing it back the card is replaced again
Dec. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 179
Unknown Kartenklammer, zum Vertauschen von Kartenspielen "by C. K., Hannover", card clip at pull to hold a deck for a deck switch
Variations May 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5) 70
Professor Hoffmann Deck Switch with Cigar-Box or similar item
1903 Later Magic 29
Unknown Zur Kartenklammer, zum Vertauschen von Kartenspielen variation of the card clip
Inspired by June 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 83
A. J. Die Anziehungskraft gezogener Karten spectator finds his own card, using an unexplained switch of a card for a palmed card
Nov. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 165
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das freihändige Vertauschen mehrerer Karten packet switch, right-hand classic palmed cards dropped as cards that are held at left-hand fingertips are apparently dropped but really palmed, pre-bending packets
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 121
Unknown Das maskierte Schleifen einer Karte using glide to count to any card from the face, with cover card so force card starts second from face
June 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 87
Hugo Schrader Die Karte am Spiesse card torn, one half put into end of stick by spectator and burned, it reappears somewhere else, unclear description but features a switch with a card at the end of a stick
Dec. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 1
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Filieren nach Conradi "Schule der Magie"
card ping chien, card in right hand apparently tossed onto table, really onto deck and top card thumbed off onto table
May 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 69
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change
VariationsAlso published here 1909 The Art of Magic 73
Unknown Deck Switch with Handkerchief
1909 The Art of Magic 69
Unknown Palm Change no details
1909 The Art of Magic 59
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Filieren Hofzinser Top Change
1910 Kartenkünste 21
Unknown Deck Switch in pocket
1910 Kartenkünste 152
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Packet Switch palm to palm
1910 Kartenkünste 61
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Deck Switch with short decks (32 cards each)
1910 Kartenkünste 80
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die drei Kräfte three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 196
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser One Hand Mexican Turnover
1910 Kartenkünste 81
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Glide Handling second card is injogged
1910 Kartenkünste 26
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Throw Switch deck thrown on table to catch two cards which are switched
1910 Kartenkünste 141
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Palm Packet Switch
1910 Kartenkünste 176
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Wild Card Move exchanging card on table with double facer, while apparently turning card over
1910 Kartenkünste 52
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Top Change Variation
1910 Kartenkünste 35
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Under Handkerchief Switch of torn pieces
1910 Kartenkünste 184
Joseph Michael Hartz, Alexander Herrmann, Professor Hoffmann The Pocket-Picking Trick producing chosen cards from shuffled deck in pocket, three handlings
Also published here 1911 Later Magic 719
Joseph Michael Hartz Deck Switch into profonde and from under vest
1911 Later Magic 707
Joseph Michael Hartz Deck Switch into profonde and from under vest
1911 Magical Titbits 166
Joseph Michael Hartz, Alexander Herrmann, Professor Hoffmann The Pocket-Picking Trick producing chosen cards from shuffled deck in pocket, three handlings
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 181
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick monte throw
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 102
Unknown Faced-Deck Switch secretly turned over
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 42
Charles T. Jordan Two Halves Exchange
Related to 1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 55
Charles T. Jordan Packet Switch using deck, on outstretched hand
1920 Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 13
Charles T. Jordan Partial Packet Switch with left third-finger wedge break, right hand with packet drops some cards on deck and other are placed on remaining card with left fingers from behind
1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 3
Charles T. Jordan Optical Monte Move with three cards and a gaff
1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 14
Stanley Collins Multiple Card Switch by adding palmed cards on top
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 23
Stanley Collins Deck Switch with case, shell
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 29
Charles T. Jordan Half-Pass Packet Switch back-to-back packet secretly turned over at rear of deck
1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 5
Stanley Collins Bottom Change with Packet
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 15
Al Baker How to exchange a pack of cards a prearranged pack pocket
Related to 1920s The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue The Twenty-Five Dollar Manuscript) 467
Unknown Multiple Glide with several cards, more added during dealing
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 13
Unknown To Exchange Packs Methods to switch decks
  • Card clip
  • Done in context of a trick, behind the back
1927 The Nikola Card System 53
Jack Merlin Deck Switch in the pocket, while getting a handkerchief
Variations 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin The Story of the Cold Deck gamblers deck switch, management in a real game and in an expose
1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin Floor Change throw change
1927/28 Merlin's Master Miracles 12
Jack Merlin The Hop off the Bottom switching hand in a game, Jinx Switch
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin Tip Over Change and Pass
Variations 1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 7
Jack Merlin Glide example as a stop trick
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 8
Oswald Rae A Visible Servante hat to switch decks
1928 Sub Rosa 11
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
Related toVariations 1931 Ireland Writes a Book 19
John Scarne Scarne's Push Over Change Optical Monte Move
1933 John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 39
John Scarne Scarne's Monte Slide two card switched, Optical Monte Move
1933 John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 28
Victor Farelli The Mexican Turn-Over a tip
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 74
Victor Farelli Tricks Based on the "Glide" commentary followed by the tricks
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 76
Unknown A Spectator Does It Downs Change
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 33
Unknown The Glide
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 2
Unknown Push-In Change
Variations 1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 24
Ralph W. Hull Addition and Switch cumbersome Braue Switch precursor
Related to 1933 More "Eye-Openers" 11
Prof. Robert Hellis The Hand to Hand Palm Change
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 25
Unknown The Top Change
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 3
Unknown Two-Card Monte Move
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 21
Unknown The Flip-Change
1933 John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
Al Baker Pocket Switch twice in context
1933 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 83
Unknown The Mexican Turn Over
1933 John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 40
Unknown The Flip (?) "sort of Mexican turn over"
1933 John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
Unknown The Throw
1934 Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 66
Tom Sellers Unique Card Prediction sandwiched card matches prediction
1934 Card Tricks That Work 9
Unknown Push-In Switch for Ambitious Card
1934 Card Tricks That Work 6
Orville Wayne Meyer P&L Metal Card Box Switch
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 4) 15
Unknown Reading any Card Called For forced card produced from pocketed deck
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 18
Unknown A New Top Change second card is palmed while top one is displayed, then replaced
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 86
Unknown Method of Changing Packs selection produced at named number from pocketed deck
Variations 1935 Mental Magic with Cards 15
Adrian Plate Excelsior Change
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 117
Audley Walsh Strip-Out Addition and Switch precursor
1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 156
Bruce Elliott Changing Tray Substitute magazine
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 115
U. F. Grant Switching Case cigar box sized box on table with opening, see page 3 for handling
1936 The Gambler's Expose Act 1
Theodore Annemann Top Change Tip
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 119
Unknown The Glide
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 382
Al Baker Pocket Gesture Deck Switch
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 35) 237
Theodore Annemann Jinx Switch original
Variations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 243
Unknown Deck Turnover Switch turnover at side of body
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 133
Unknown A Card Holder clip type
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 79
Unknown Pocket Deck Switch brief
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 284
Unknown Svengali Prediction force cards are switched out during trick
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 250
Unknown Bold Table Switch deck next to packet, deck minus bottom cards moved on other packet, top of page
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 345
Louis Nikola To Pick Out Any Card Called For Behind the Back memorized deck
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 401
John J. Crimmins Jr. Throw Switch Precursor
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 327
Unknown A Novel Card Problem replacing cards in short deck for multiple location routine
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 297
Edward Victor A New "Glide" outjogged
Variations 1937 Magic of the Hands 6
Arthur Leroy Breast Pocket Switch card is sticking out of pocket and switched as it is removed
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 28
John Goodrum Switch with Envelope
1937 You'd be Surprised 30
Al Baker Switching the Deck - 4. Al Baker's Method No. 2 during trick in which cards are felt with fingertips in pocket
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 190
Unknown Slip Cut Packet Switch
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 51
Unknown Card Location in Pocket
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 47
Charles T. Jordan Pocket Ditch as small packet switch
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Unknown Switching the Deck - 2. during trick in which cards are felt with fingertips in pocket
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 190
Unknown Multiple Glide with several cards, more added during dealing
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 357
Al Baker Switching the Deck - 3. Al Baker's Method No. 1 pocket work
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 190
Unknown Mental Coincidence two cards from two deck put in pockets match, one switched in pocket
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 77
Unknown Two Card Monte Move
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 125
Unknown Switching Packs seven methods with pockets, servantes, ...
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 248
Charles T. Jordan The Mystery Problem position of selection is predicted, svengali deck with different finish on force cards, ending clean with switch-out
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 251
Unknown Switching the Deck - 1. during trick in which cards are felt with fingertips in pocket
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 189
Professor Hoffmann Table Edge Switch with Servante
1938 Greater Magic 326
Unknown New Throw Change of a Packet of Cards
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 40
John Northern Hilliard Final Observations and Caution
1938 Greater Magic 209
Unknown New Light on the Glide "The correct method is this:"
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 37
Unknown Mexican Turnover
1938 Greater Magic 327
Arthur Leroy Breast Pocket Switch miscredited to Hal Leroy
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 328
Capt. J.E. Stone IV. Using a Cardcase and Coat Pocket
1938 Greater Magic 207
Unknown Poker-Hand Switch tabled, bold
1938 Greater Magic 561
Unknown Open One-Hand Top Change "Ultra Move"
1938 Greater Magic 475
Capt. J.E. Stone Switching the Pack: I. Using Well in Table
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 206
Capt. J.E. Stone II. Using a Hat and Blindfold
1938 Greater Magic 206
Capt. J.E. Stone V. To Exchange Decks During a Trick two methods
1938 Greater Magic 207
Unknown Gambler's Throw Switch weird
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 41) 283
Unknown The Bottom Change
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 44
Bert Allerton Deck Switching Gimmick for a switch behind the back...
1938 Greater Magic 900
Jean Hugard The Top Change credit information
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 42
Unknown A Palm Switch
1938 Greater Magic 326
Capt. J.E. Stone VI. Using a Prepared Cardcase deck shell
1938 Greater Magic 208
Al Baker A Prediction svengali deck, with half-deck clean-up switch
Also published here 1938 Greater Magic 433
Capt. J.E. Stone III. Using a Handkerchief and Coat Pocket
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 207
Tom Sellers A Four Ace Move see also Daley Notebook Item 13
Related to 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 414
Unknown Card Case for Pocket Switch
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 85
T. Nelson Downs, Newton Hall Downs Change Variation
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 40
Robert Parrish Okito Box Deck Switch openly placing bottomless box (quasi a deck shell) from deck to another deck (see Blizzard Switch)
1939 Do That Again! 35
Unknown Wild Card Turnover Move double facer and normal card
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 406
Unknown Addition and Switch
1939 Be Deceived 14
Paul Curry The Curry Turn-Over Change
VariationsAlso published here 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 6
Unknown Deck Switching Servante mention
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 491
James G. Thompson Jr. Utility Routine Svengali deck with the different cards stacked, ends clean, bridge deal finale
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 443
Charles Nyquist, Pierre L. O. A. Keeler P. L. O. A. Keeler switch of paper sheets between slates
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 376
Unknown The New Packet Change
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 19
Robert Parrish Cover Card Deck Switch apparently red and blue deck (= red deck with blue cover card), cover dragged over to other deck
1939 Do That Again! 33
Unknown 20 - The "Change" Throw. The Throw Change
1940 "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 33
Chris Charlton Modern Monte using different switches
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 107) 640
Unknown The Drop Swich similar to tip-over change
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 88
Unknown The Tip-Over Change with a one-handed get ready
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 85
Unknown New Vertical Palm small packet
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 54
Unknown The Mexican Turnover
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 128
Unknown A New Glide side glide, à la Kelly Bottom Placement attributed to Vernon in Enchantment reference, but Braue in Braue Notebooks reference
VariationsAlso published here 1940 Expert Card Technique 123
Unknown The Gambler's Table Change
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 8
Laurie Ireland Misdirection Card Change misdirection for top and bottom change
1940 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 3
Unknown The Multiple Force using multiple glide
1940 Expert Card Technique 190
Unknown Top Change from end grip
1940 Expert Card Technique 313
Theodore DeLand Two Card Monte Move
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 85) 542
Unknown Two Card Monte Move
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 37
Laurie Ireland Buckley Change Variation variation on the floor / throw change
1940 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 14
Unknown The Fadeaway Card Change
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 81
August Roterberg The Push-In Change
1940 Expert Card Technique 87
Unknown The Top and Bottom Changes suggestions for uses as simple changes
1940 Expert Card Technique 166
Unknown Le Temps Switch
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 249
Paul Curry Reversed Card Transfer Switch as reversed card is transferred to bottom
Related to 1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 50
Unknown The Throw Top Change
1940 Expert Card Technique 85
Unknown The Rear Palm Exchange
1940 Expert Card Technique 140
Unknown The Slide Top Change
1940 Expert Card Technique 83
Eddie Joseph Monte Switch fan of three cards, apparently top card tabled but second card taken instead
1941 How Gamblers Win 8
Bert Allerton Allerton Switch top card drawn back
1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 45
Eddie Joseph Aces found in Pocket Switch deck switch during effect in which Aces are located with deck in pocket
1941 How Gamblers Win 12
Oscar Weigle One Up cards shuffled face-up/face-down by spectator, two methods (stripper and deck switch)
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 141) 796
Edward Marlo Marlo - Vernon sandwiched card with card at chosen position
1941 Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 42
Eddie Joseph Two Card Switch optical monte type switch, two cards pushed against each other as they are turned face down
1941 How Gamblers Win 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Hugard-Braue Stripper Change automatic second deal with stripper deck
1941 The Stripper Deck 12
Arthur Monroe Hypocritical Memory deck switch in mirror glass
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 151) 884
Unknown The Stripper Glide stripper deck
1941 The Stripper Deck 11
Unknown Stripper Switch with actual stripper deck
1941 The Stripper Deck 31
Unknown Simple Packet Switch addition from face
1941 Early Marlo (Issue Amazing, Isn't It?) 33
Dai Vernon The Optical Monte
1941/49 Select Secrets 17
Eddie Joseph Shirt Ditch double card shown, face card ditched in shirt with body turn
1942 Greater Card Tricks 64
Unknown Deal Change
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 16) 67
Eddie Joseph Torn Quarter Switch as fan with four quarters is handled
1942 Greater Card Tricks 59
Eddie Joseph Palm Take Switch card apparently take from deck in left hand, card from right palm taken instead
1942 Greater Card Tricks 16
Unknown Deal Change
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 6) 23
George Armstrong The G.A. Card Changing Tray
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 13) 51
Unknown Tip-Over Switch
1942 Deck Deception 17
Clayton Rawson Card Switch
Related to 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 10
Eddie Joseph Envelope Load and Switch card loaded into envelope from top of deck, card apparently put into envelope but left on top of deck
1942 Greater Card Tricks 37
Eddie Joseph The Top Change left thumb does not push card off, back of right first finger does
1942 Greater Card Tricks 13
Unknown Top Card Change - Method 1
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 181
Unknown Top Card Change - Method 2 different dynamic than method 1
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 182
Unknown Top Card Change - Method 3 old style with finger change
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 182
Unknown Top Card Change - Method 4 end grip
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 183
Unknown Single Hand Card Change toss change
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 184
Unknown Modern Card Change variation with side jogged double
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 183
Unknown The Monte Throw
1943 Tricks and Sleights 5
Unknown Another Box Switch as some large box is moved away, box has secret opening at back
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 13
Unknown Standard Card-Tray Switch tray secretly turned over
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 16
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A New Top Change
Related to 1943 Tricks and Sleights 32
Unknown The Side Coat-Pocket Switch deck put in pocket and selection removed by sense of touch, deck switch
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 9
Orville Wayne Meyer P&L Metal Card Box Switch
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 72
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Top Change - Double Lift doing double lift after top change as convincer
1943 Tricks and Sleights 27
Unknown Brooks' Card Trick Herbert Brooks?, several cards selected and they travel into pocket after spectators shuffled them in themselves, narrow deck
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 6
Unknown The Writing-Tablet Switch under cover of writing something with a writing pad
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 16
Unknown Another Handkerchief Switch as handkerchief is removed from pocket
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 9
Unknown "One More Trick" Switch
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 11
Unknown Black-Art Switch using servante in table
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 14
Unknown The Chinese Switch with tray and assistant
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 6
Art Lyle Bottom Deal Second
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 120
Unknown The Card Servante servante behind chair, as chair is moved around
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 14
Unknown The Vest-Pocket Switch as spectator shows chosen card around and back is turned
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 15
Bruce Elliott Changing Tray Substitute
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 119
Unknown Gambler's Throw Switch weird
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 62
Unknown Combination Coat and Vest-Pocket Switch when turned to the side a bit
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 12
Unknown An Easy Box Switch as some large box is moved from one place of the table to another
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 13
Unknown The Egg-Bag Switch no motivation given
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 5
Unknown The Half-Deck Switch deck switched one half at a time, with back turned towards audience
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 4
Unknown The Black-Out Switch forced card found with lights out, stuck to spectator's forehead
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 2
Roger Barkann, Richard Himber Duolette device for switching decks
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 119
Unknown The Hip-Pocket Switch deck placed behind back for some reason
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 11
Unknown The Paper Switch with a pile of paper sheets as cover
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 10
Unknown A Handkerchief Switch as deck is set down and handkerchief picked up
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 8
Unknown Change-Bag Switch no motivation given
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 12
Unknown Reverse Count Switch cards counted off into right hand from top of deck, starting with block
June 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 1) 1
Unknown The Hat Switch deck dropped in hat and dropped out again
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 1
Unknown Another Vest-Pocket Switch deck apparently placed from hand to hand while turned to side
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 15
Unknown Rising-Card-Box Switch switch after rising card effect
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 12
Howard Thurston The Thurston Switch deck switch with assistant, here in context of rising card trick
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 3
Unknown The "Plant" Switch stooge goes in corner to select a card which is divined by performer
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 1
John Scarne John Scarne's Master Change card put in envelope changes
Related toVariations 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 217
Walter B. Gibson Switched while doing fan manipulations, in two parts
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 63) 258
Unknown Mexican Turnover
1944 Action with Cards 2
Frank Kelly Card Switch card is on palm, deck placed on it and card switched
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 63) 257
Warren Wiersbe Master Palm Switch
1944 Action with Cards 15
George Starke Downs Change Improved
Inspired by Aug. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 144
Unknown Top Change Paket Switch
1945 My Best 146
Bert Allerton The Allerton Change
Related to Aug. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 144
Unknown Push-In Change
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 152
Bruce Elliott Card Box prop without a flap, for magicians
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 75) 307
Edward Marlo The Drop Sleight Improved Tip-over Sleight, one-handed get-ready
Related to 1945 Off the Top 8
Tommy Dowd A New Card Change during demonstration on how spectator should put his hand on top
Related to July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 132
Sigmar K. Hofeller There'll Be Some Change Made! red cards change places with black cards, in the pockets of two spectators
1945 My Best 37
Unknown Throw Change
1945 Off the Top 14
D. M. Amann The Secret Addition Again
Inspired byRelated to Aug. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 145
Unknown The Throw Change
1946 Card Control 76
Unknown The Glide two methods
1946 Card Control 41
Unknown A Different Top Change - Mass Hypnotism one-handed top change ("Ultra Move")
Variations 1946 Card Control 88
Unknown Changing a Card in the act of turning the Card over a double on table is turned over and top card stolen
1946 Card Control 75
Unknown Optical Monte Move
1946 At the Table Tricks 10
Warren Wiersbe Another Tip-Over Switch different than usual procedure, Reverse Drop Sleight
1946 Mental Cases With Cards 10
Neal Elias Turnover Switch card turned over on deck with cards in right hand
Related to 1946 At the Table Tricks 5
Arthur H. Buckley The Exchange
1946 Card Control 16
Unknown The Switch at Draw Poker on table, similar to Vernon Transfer Move
Related toVariations 1946 Card Control 104
Unknown The Slide insert sideways
1946 Card Control 36
T. Nelson Downs Downs Change
1947 Marlo In Spades 32
Unknown Throw Change
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 137) 551
Unknown Top and Bottom Changes handling tips
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 222
Frederick Braue, T. Nelson Downs Downs Change Application
1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 2
Arthur H. Buckley Exchanging a Card in Passing - Top Change four choreographies
1948 Principles and Deceptions 168
Bruce Elliott Lu-Site box to exchange cards
1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 151) 609
Unknown Top Change
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 216
Unknown Bottom Change
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 221
Unknown The Glide
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 53