344 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Torn & Restored
  
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Reginald Scot Of private confederacie, and of Bandons pigeon on using stooges, for example for burnt and rediscovered card
Related to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XIII) 174
Unknown Restoration in Card Box prop
Modern Magic 136
Unknown The "Torn Card" card restored except corner, which then visibly reappears, different versions of the mechanical card explained
Modern Magic 139
Unknown The Changing Ladle on a stick, to change flat objects, as card burning, paper switch or Q&A device
Related to Modern Magic 358
Unknown The Torn-Card Trick torn corner, then complete restoration, card box prop
Tricks with Cards 163
Unknown The Mechanical "Torn Card" last corner visibly restores
Tricks with Cards 166
Professor Field Professor Field's Card Frame pieces shot with pistol on the frame
Tricks with Cards 172
Unknown The Fairy Star five cards lost and found, then teared up and put in pistol and shot on star configuration apparatus where they appear on its five points
Tricks with Cards 206
Unknown, Bland The Card Bouquet five cards are destroyed and shot on a fake flower bouquet, they appear around the bouquet, some reverse and one has a corner missing which is visibly restored, very mechanical apparatus
Tricks with Cards 241
Unknown The new Watch and Card Target pistol shot on target, where card appears minus corner, then corner as well, watch appears there too
Inspired by More Magic 403
H. F. C. Suhr Der moderne Phönix No. 3, card torn to pieces and burnt in a flash on a bowl, restored card underneath bowl, see Zauberspiegel for Suhr attribution
Also published here Der Kartenkünstler 89
Unknown Die magische Reparatur-Anstalt No. 12, card signed and torn in two, one half burnt, reproduced from envelope
Der Kartenkünstler 102
Unknown Die verschwundene und wiedergefundene Karte card is burned or vanishes, it reappears gradually as it is pulled out of the bottom of a hat, using a foldable card with black cloth back
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 169
Unknown Die neue Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 138
Unknown Die mechanische Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores, mechanical
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 140
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neuester Kartensteiger four selection, corner torn off one, first picture card rises and its picture moves on the card, second rises reversed and visible reverses, third card is blank card and visible prints itself, fourth card with missing corner, corner visibly restores
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 210
Unknown Die Eckkarten "Mechanische Karten"
corner torn off, shot back and it visibly restores, mechanical
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 165
Unknown Die Eckkarten second method, corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 177
Unknown Citrone und Karte burned card appears in chosen lemon
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 39
Unknown Chemische Reparaturanstalt card marked on both ends and cut in half, one half burnt and found in nest of envelope
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 71
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Cylinderhut three cards are burnt and fired with pistol against top hat where they reappear
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 166
H. F. C. Suhr Der moderne Phönix card torn to pieces and burnt in a flash on a bowl, restored card underneath bowl
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 179
Unknown The New Card Table or "Card Tripod", metal apparatus with double-shell coverings, Torn Corner Trick given as example with two-step restoration (first all except corner, then the corner)
New Era Card Tricks 83
Unknown The Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears
Related to New Era Card Tricks 239
Unknown The Improved Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears, can be examined
Related to New Era Card Tricks 241
Unknown The Reunited Card card cut into four pieces, restores itself when thrown in air
New Era Card Tricks 263
Unknown Extraordinary Restoration procedure for adding and forcing the extra corner
New Era Card Tricks 75
Unknown Cards Shot Against a Hat three selections torn up and shot at borrowed hat, where they appear attached to the crown of the hat
Related to New Era Card Tricks 80
Unknown The Card and Handkerchief card visibly appears attached to handkerchief
New Era Card Tricks 89
Unknown The Halved Card card cut in half, one half destroyed and rediscovered, variant in which the half is brought in theater by district messenger boy (Western Union Card Trick)
Related to New Era Card Tricks 130
Unknown The Phoenix picture card burned and restored minus a corner, tearing off a corner off double card
New Era Card Tricks 132
Carl Willmann Der Hut als Zielscheibe two cards burned and shot on top hat, they reappear stuck to bottom of top hat
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 6
Unknown Selbstverbrennung einer Karte und ihre Wiederherstellung No. 16, card placed on stand, burns on command, reappears in bottle that is broken to get it out, flap folding card in bottle
Der Amateurzauberer 97
Unknown Die neue Eckkarte corner visually restores itself, black art corner on thread
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 87
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XX. Ein anderes Bild 1. Das magnetische Kartenspiel (cards cling to hand)
2. Bibifax (hole cut into hat, hat is then fully restored)
3. Sympathie (card penetrates hat visibly)
4. Ein Meisterschuss (cards are torn and loaded into gun, they appear restored inside hat)
5. Die verschwindenden Karten (cards vanish under silk)
Moderne Magie 186
A. J. Kartenzauber corner of a card torn off, it restores visually, two selections shuffled back, one of the selections appears in a glass container, punch with paper weight that is sitting on card at one point
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 67
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
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 1
Frederick Barrington Barrington's Torn Card Trick card torn in four pieces, one freely selected, rest burned and fired with piston onto nest of envelope in which restored card with missing piece is found
Variations The Art of Magic 96
Unknown Resurrection of the Cards four selection burnt, ashes in glass, restored cards "walk" out of glass
The Art of Magic 207
John Northern Hilliard Card, Orange and Candle torn and burnt card discovered inside orange with corner proof, wet card is shot on candle with pistol an appears in flame dry and restored
The Art of Magic 225
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here Kartenkünste 181
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 Kartenkünste 196
Stanley Collins Le Dernier Cri Mutilated Card Experiment card cut into four pieces, three are burnt and found restored in nest of envelopes
Related to Original Magical Creations 46
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
Oswald Rae Card and Cigarette three pieces of a signed and torn card in envelope transform into tobacco, card is found restored in cigarette, last piece fits
More Practical Patter 8
Oswald Rae The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery signed card is torn in quarters and put in an envelope, a finger ring is added and everything burnt with a candle, finger ring with rolled up restored card is found in ball of wool inside a parcel
Also published here
  • "The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery" in "The Magic Wand"
Original Magic 1
Lu Brent The Surprise Reverse Torn Card and Cigarette Trick Card torn into pieces and placed into handkerchief. Later a piece is found in a cigarette, which matches the card which has magically restored in the handkerchief with a corner missing
Novel Magic 27
Ralph W. Hull The New Torn and Restored Card "Club Trick par excellence"
signed, part of signature on corner that the spectator keeps, rest restored, Berg Paper Fold
More "Eye-Openers" 22
Theodore Annemann The Borrowed Deck Tragedy selection turns over in deck, then it's put in an envelope and envelope destroyed, card reappears face up in deck, borrowed deck, duplicate
SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 3
Jean Hugard The Torn and Restored Card, Using a Borrowed Deck
Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 99
Laurie Ireland The Automatic Jig Saw Puzzle Worker using P&L nickle Card Box
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 3
Laurie Ireland To Fully Restore the Card last corner
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 4
Theodore Annemann The Card Doctor
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 24
Russell Prunier The Mutilated Card card is "magically" restored with adhesive tape
Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 28) 174
Theodore Annemann The Improved Burned Card selection turns over, is burned and reappears in deck, double facer
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 136
Charles T. Jordan Cremo Card Restoration card forced via spelling procedure, duplicate in deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 220
Stephen Simpson Corner Restored
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 43) 294
Al Saal The New Torn Corner Card pieces placed in handkerchief transform in note with message, other card becomes restored card
Greater Magic 248
Theodore Annemann The Card Doctor
The Incorporated Strange Secrets 13
Unknown The Torn and Restored Card double facer, thumb tip
Expert Card Technique 359
Unknown The Torn and Restored Card with a borrowed deck stranger card
Related to Expert Card Technique 362
Theodore Annemann Card in High initialed card burned in newspaper (dummy card printed on newspaper), reappears in rubber banded wallet (with dummy behind glass)
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 585
Laurie Ireland The Card in the Sandwich card torn vanishes in box and appears in sandwich, corner fits
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 2
Theodore Annemann Highly Improbable torn card put in handkerchief, joker in card case, torn card reappears stapled together with joker except one piece
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 145) 811
Eddie Joseph Card Resurrection selection torn and card at named position noted, torn card restores into noted card and original restored selection is at named position
Greater Card Tricks 22
Eddie Joseph The Sensational Card Restoration card torn in quarters and restored in spectator's hand except for one quarter which fits, then whole card restored
Greater Card Tricks 58
Dell O'Dell, James F. Herpick Kiss and Tell lipstick kissed card by female spectator is burnt and a blank card in an initialed envelope transforms into it
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 74
Theodore DeLand Cremation selection is burnt and a glass half filled with confetti is shown, the confetti vanishes and the selection is inside the glass
Variations The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 87
Edward Marlo Torn Deck Mystery deck is torn in quarters which are mixed in hat, performer locates four pieces of selection without looking
Related toAlso published here Deck Deception 10
Unknown Card in the Egg - Wand torn and restored card to egg
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 69
George Armstrong Avatara borrowed deck, card is selected one is thought of, selected is burnt, and the other card vanishes from borrowed deck, both appear in a nest of envelopes in the performer's wallet held by spectator
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 93) 376
Neal Elias Torn Corner Card Trick torn pieces vanish, card restored reversed in deck
At the Table Tricks 12
William Lindsay Gresham Nightmare Allez torn and restored tarot card, with menetekel deck and a way to copy the signature
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 115) 461
Paul Curry Gutter Magic card is found on the street, destroyed and vanished, then found again at the same spot as in the beginning
Also published here The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 132) 532
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Torn and Restored Card restored card is strung on a ribbon in an envelope
The Fine Art of Magic 137
George G. Kaplan The Card in the Balloon torn and restored card in balloon
The Fine Art of Magic 128
Paul LePaul Impromptu Torn And Restored Card
Variations The Card Magic of Le Paul 161
U. F. Grant Grant's Torn Card Trick with matching corner as proof
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 4) 12
Jack Yeager Card in Egg Routine De Luxe torn card restored in egg, corner verification, with wand
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 17
Edward Marlo The Torn Card Trick two methods, see page 196 for credits
Variations The Cardician 178
Edward Marlo Anytime two methods
The Cardician 186
Lu Brent Card And Cigarette Card torn into four pieces, placed in handkerchief. When opened, only one corner remaining, the other three pieces are restored and found in cigarette in magician's mouth
Fifteen Star Card Effects 16
Eugene Gloye Fitting the Pieces six cards are chosen and torn in half, each spectator keeps one half and the other is sealed in envelope, performer divines cards in envelope and locates owner of other half, last piece is burnt and card is found restored in envelope
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 42
Bert Douglas The Scotchman's Pocketbook destroyed card is rediscovered in wallet, missing piece
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 18
Max Katz That Torn Corner where to store torn corner
26 Originals 20
George Coon The Card and Cigarette Case torn and restored card to cigarette case, two pieces proof
The Close-Up Magician 18
Charlie Miller The Torn Card seated, direct
Related toVariations An Evening with Charlie Miller 22
Hubert Lambert Phoenix Phantastique card is torn and put in napkin which is lighted, card it is reproduced in a flash
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 361) 271
Don Tanner Tearing a Woman in Half torn card restores inside a card box
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 50
Howard Lyons P. Howard Lyons Routine selection vanishes from card box and other card appears on its place, selection is found reversed in the deck, is torn and finally restored in the card box
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 54
John Gannaway New Wrinkles for Torn Cards creased card, missing peace is not a corner
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 70
Karl Fulves Quartet selection in envelope, both torn, envelope restored, then card inside
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 16
George de Ghetto Four from Eight solution with restoration finish
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 69
Paul Stadelman Burning A Lady Alive signed card is torn, burnt and eventually found restored in the deck
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 78
Carl Sten Signature Torn and Restored corner proof
Expert Card Mysteries 159
Ace Gorham Pull Yourself Together
HEX! 21
Robert Parrish Card in Orange corner proof, card torn up
Related to Expert Card Mysteries 169
Edward Marlo, Ralph W. Hull Fingertip Tear no duplicate
Advanced Fingertip Control 108
Jack Hara 4th Quarter card torn in four pieces, one given to spectator, others put in deck but one remains visible, it is pulled out and card is restored attached to it
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 369
James Auer Torn Corner Ideas destroyed card found restored in lighter or pencil
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 40
Val Andrews Anniversary Card-Trick No. 1, card torn up to confetti, gag
The Idiot at the Card Table 4
Clark Wirthlin Signed, Sealed, & Delivered with one missing piece, put in plastic bag and envelope, plastic bag is vacuum packed, with toy iron
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 22) 107
Eugene Laurant Torn and Restored Card pieces transform into bill, matching corner
The Living End 102
Edward Marlo The Torn Deck Mystery deck is torn in quarters which are mixed in hat, performer locates four pieces of selection without looking
Also published here The Living End 145
John Blunt Transcornered two cards, corners torn off, cards switched and then corners follow, torn in small pieces that transform into blank card with comment, restored card back in deck
Transcornered 2
Jeff Busby Into the 4th Dimension... and Beyond
Variations
  • "Card Warp" (Roy Walton)
Into the 4th Dimension... and Beyond 3
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Okito Card Frame torn pieces of a card appear in card frame one by one where the card is found restored
Related toVariations The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 40
Eric C. Lewis The Eric Lewis Revised Model of the Okito Card Frame
Inspired by The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 46
Karl Fulves Sawing Thru queen in envelope is cut and restored
Notes From Underground 18
Jerry Mentzer Torn and Restored
Card Cavalcade II 107
Karl Fulves Solid State torn card quarters used for matrix, coins from hand to hand, then card restores
Methods with Cards — Part 1 44
Karl Fulves Torn And Quartered signed card torn in half is restored after some topological stunts with another openly slitted card, half slit remains
Methods with Cards — Part 2 112
Scotty York, Samuel Berland Simplex Card in the Purse card is signed by performer and spectator then torn and vanished only to be rediscovered and restored in the purse
Lecture 51
Paul Harris, Patrick Snowden "Jigsaw" transpo with signed card, signed card is torn up, matrix with torn pieces, restoration
Variations Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 21
Karrell Fox "Rip-Off" card located behind back, then torn, pieces vanish except one piece, rest restored in deck
Related toVariations
  • Tom Mullica
Clever.... Like a Fox 59
Rick Johnsson Charley's Aunt signed, tabled
Practical Impossibilities 97
Paul Harris Rip Off Reverse torn pieces of signed card transpose with full card
Also published here The Magic of Paul Harris 28
Paul Harris Transfusion Confusion card placed in card case, signed card torn into four pieces, card restores and cased card is now in pieces
The Magic of Paul Harris 55
Paul Harris The Ultimate Rip-off Torn-and-restored card with only one card used, 3/4 restoration
VariationsAlso published here SuperMagic 63
Karrell Fox The "Signa-Tare" Card Illusion card signed on face and torn face-up into quarters, restores except for one fitting quarter
New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 8) 1
John C. Wagner Torn and Restored Card single card torn in four pieces and restored except one corner, inspired by Paul Harris' "Rip Off"
Related to 7 Secrets 1
John C. Wagner Matrix Torn and Restored Card matrix with torn quarters, restoration climax
Variations 7 Secrets 12
Bob Stencel, Archie Mcintyre, Bill Nagler Rip It Up two selected card, on turns over several times in the deck, the card is signed and torn and changes to second selection, duplicate
Related to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 8) 562
John F. Mendoza The Ultimate Torn and Restored Card signed on front and back, torn into eighth and restored, last corner restored as well
  • Restoration of the Torn Corner
The Book of John 86
Arturo de Ascanio La "Carta Rota" de Marlo y Le Paul signed, with one piece not restored
Inspired byAlso published here La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 2 23
Karl Fulves Jigsaw JD in quarters placed between two card cases changes into 8S, JD restored under cellophane
Related to Transpo Trix 71
Karl Fulves Cremation note
Inspired by Transpo Trix 74
Unknown Card Tripod stand with lid, to change / restore card, single and double change tripod
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 41
Unknown Cosmovision (Gammatration and Cosmovision), frame with slits, card is placed inside and pierced with pencils etc. eventually comes out unharmed
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 50
Richard Himber Himber's Fifth Dimension torn pieces of a card appear in card frame one by one where the card is found restored
Related to More Classic Magic with Apparatus 54
Richard Kaufman Pickin' Up The Pieces with a last corner restoration
Inspired by CardMagic 86
Walt Lees Stranger Than Fiction
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 1) 623
Dennis Sargent Rip It Up no duplicate
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 2) 641
Unknown Of private confederacy. burned card appears somewhere, Richard Kaufman's transcription of Reginald Scot's card section
Related to CardMagic 66
Karl Fulves Cuts Both Ways knife stabbed through case, card inside unharmed
Jack In The Box 23
Karl Fulves Drop In Note bits of playing card thrown into case like piggy bank, shaked, full card comes out, posed as problem
Card Under Glass 96
Paul Harris Peeler piece of top layer is peeled off and restored
Related toVariations Close-up Entertainer 1
Bernard Bilis Torn Card exploiting optical illusion
French Pasteboards 51
Edward Marlo The Torn and Fully Restored Card signed
Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 219
Gene Maze Ripped and Restored with Mene-Teckel/Menetekel
The Gene Maze Card Book 37
Ben Harris Simplified Matrix card torn in quarters, they assemble in matrix fashion, then card is restored
Inspired by For Close-Up Magicians' Eyes Only! 15
Don England Flashtoration inspired by Flash Newspaper Restorations
Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 17
Don England 10% Flashtoration corner torn off and restored
Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 25
Karl Fulves Midnite Torn Card corner of whole deck missing, corner selected and held to missing-corner of deck, reattaches to correct card, posed as problem
Variations Interlocutor (Issue 46) 183
Gary Ouellet Threshold signed torn and restored card with matching corner, the Threshold principle
Threshold 28
Al Mann, T. Page Wright, William Larsen The Royal Album torn and restored card, corner as a reference, Al Koran Wallet
Related to
  • Sphinx Vol.27 #9, 1928
The "H" Factor 26
Danny Korem Fantasy Torn and Restored Card jumbo signed card, corner torn off and restored, inspired by John Cornelius ("The Reel Works" column, 44/4)
The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 88
Paul Harris Torn and Restored Deck using Hamman's "Micro Macro" method
Also published here Close-up Fantasies Finalé 169
Stephen Tucker T & R idea for Banned, card is pulled through rubber band, two halves fuse back to one card
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 2) 19
Derek Dingle The Complete Torn and Restored Card final "proof corner" is restored at the end
The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 178
Jerry K. Hartman Whole In One torn in half and restored, signed
Best of Friends 404
Father Cyprian Torn and Restored Card card sewn together with "invisible thread"
T.V. Card Rise 7
Michael D. Pettitt Solutions - Card Problem card signed on both cards is torn and restored
Inspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17) 325
Ivor Notion Card Problem Solution card signed on front and back is torn and restored
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 17) 326
Colin Linn The Torn Up Switch two selections, one reverses several times, then torn and restored transpo with other selection
Related to Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 19) 368
Stephen Tucker Jigsaw torn and restored card, four indices, corner can be selected which matches restored card
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #2 (Xmas)) 11
Larry Jennings Structured - A Routine with the Jennings Wallet (Signed Torn and Restored Card to Envelope) card torn, appears restored in envelope in wallet, featuring the Jennings Wallet
A Visit With Larry Jennings 6
Paul Harris Torn and Restored Mentalist flap of card case with prediction is torn off and restored
The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 15
Roger Curzon Creased playing card is placed in small pay envelope and folded two times, when card is removed it is unharmed
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 9) 158
Stephen Tucker Card Problem torn and restored card with a card signed on both sides, posed as problem
Variations Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 15) 285
Stephen Tucker 2 for the Price of 1 torn and restored card, humorous revelation of two selected cards, Four torn to show Ace and Three
Inspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 18) 335
Derek Dingle Restoration Assembly combo
Related to The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 187
Stephen Tucker Ambidextrous no extra card needed
Related to Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 12) 1144
Doug Bennett Twilight Restoration "A torn card and its mirrored image become one", with mirror
A Close-Up Kinda Guy 85
David Britland Tearing a Lady in Two two cards folded along two different axis and put in Card Warp configuration, torn in two, inner piece restores
Inspired by Tearing a Lady in Two 1
Stephen Tucker The Taleheart torn in half among several other cards
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 47
Father Cyprian Nostalgia Torn & Restored Card signed card is torn into four pieces, flash restoration
Inspired by Nostalgia Torn & Restored Card 1
Karl Fulves Sand Trap ideas posed as a problem:
  • small packet counted, quarter card appears within packet, on next count half card, and so on until full card
  • also in reverse as vanish
  • cannibals
  • quarters assemble and restore
  • progressive unprinting (Sam Schwartz)
Bob Ostin's New Submarine Card 39
Ben Harris Prime-Hole-Card card torn in half, restores (bluff), then center torn out, rest torn into four pieces which become eight pieces
  • Part One. The Torn and Restored Sequence
  • Part Two. The Shatter Climax
Prime Hole Card 3
Jerry K. Hartman Lo and Be-Holed hole punched in card vanishes
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 1) 725
Jay Sankey Bandaid tear is restored using bandaid
Variations The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 5&6) 41
Jon Racherbaumer Bandaid Variation
Inspired by The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 8) 72
Paul Harris Whirlpool card with spiral tear used for visual penetration/restoration
A Close-Up Kinda Guy 94
Paul Brignall Screw-Up strange effect, selection is not found and cards torn, then some pieces restore and turn into selection
Related to Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 26) 506
Lenny Greenfader, Dr. Ken Louis Spinning Heal away from deck
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 6) 933
Roy Walton I'd Give My Right Hand apparently two cards are torn, elmsley count to show it, selection will restore
Related to Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 4) 1202
David Williamson Torn and Restored Transposition
Also published here Striking Magic 6
Doug Bennett Triple Whammy joker has torn corner off, finds selection, now joker is intact and selection has corner torn off
The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 81
Bob Stencel Once Torn, Twice Restored first selection reverses itself again and again, is torn and changes to second selection, double facer
Related to The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 328
Danny Korem, Paul Harris Solo Card Restoration using only one card, except final corner
Korem without Limits 120
Frederick Braue Torn and Restored Location pieces change into selection (1959)
Inspired by
  • Hull's Torn & Restored Card
Related to
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 16
Pedro Eine Kartenroutine mit der Dove Pan (Taubenkasserolle) card appears with rabbit in dove pan, corner fits
Gimmick (Issue 1) 9
Ron Ferris Ladykiller sawing a woman in half using queen and card box
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 2) 1030
Ted Biet Tear-N-Restore using interesting gimmick to get rid of pieces
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1225
Karrell Fox Rip Off
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1227
Les Scheyer Suckerip
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1228
Gaëtan Bloom The World's Best 2-Card Tricks two cards signed by performer and spectator, torn up, oil and water phase with pieces, one card restored
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 1273
Jay Sankey The Cardboard Contortionists torn into quarters, fuse back together
Related to Sankey Panky 97
Gaëtan Bloom S.T.O.W.R.C.T. - The Signed, Torn, Oil, Water, Restored, Card Trick One red, one black card torn into several pieces and mixed. Red and black pieces separate, and one of the card restores.
Gaetan Bloom 86 18
Meir Yedid Born Again Card stand up, frontal version
Also published here Stage Stuff 43
Peter Duffie Dichotomy Spectator thinks of card from packet. Packet is torn in half, half of the selection is kept, the rest are burnt. Torn half of selection is found stapled to a prediction letter in a sealed envelope.
Also published here Quartet 5
Jay Sankey Split Ends selection is stabbed and its cardboard layers split, then restored
Sankey Panky 64
Randy Tanner No Quarter "odd backed"
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 3) 1323
Meir Yedid Demolition rolled card is torn and restored
Meir Yedid's Card Animations 23
David Regal Piece by Piece signed
Variations Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 153
José Carroll Torn Ambition ambitious card has a corner torn off, is torn and restored at the end (minus corner)
Related to 52 Lovers 65
Karl Fulves Non-Working Trix #3 several cards torn in half and paper-clipped together, chosen pair is put in glass and restores
Interlocutor (Issue 49) 226
Karrell Fox The E.C. Card in Wallet card torn, pieces vanish except one, restored card in wallet
My Latest Book 104
Ben Harris Mid-Air Restoration on deck as several pieces are tossed in air
Inspired by Off the Wall 95
Edward Marlo Ultra Torn & Restored Card joker is torn and restored except missing corner, no deck used, two methods
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, May 1967
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 275
Edward Marlo Propelled Lapping Restoration quarters on left fingers, right hand covers and card is restored without creases
Related to
  • "Propelled Lapping" (Ed Marlo, New Jinx, June 1965)
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 281
Larry Jennings Structured card torn, appears restored in envelope in wallet, featuring the Jennings Wallet
The Cardwright 188
Karl Fulves Inseparable half cards on table, performer picks up two and restores them , posed as problem
Interlocutor (Issue 51) 249
Harry Lorayne Not quite perfect Torn & Restored Card
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 2) 1597
Jerry Sadowitz The Healers unusual method
Cards on the Table 42
David Williamson Torn & Restored Transposition
Related toVariationsAlso published here Williamson's Wonders 72
Howard Wurst Midnite Card Trick corner of whole deck missing, corner selected and held to missing-corner of deck, reattaches to correct card
Inspired by Prototype 30
Father Cyprian Fr. Cyprian's Solution corner of whole deck missing, corner selected and held to missing-corner of deck, reattaches to correct card
Inspired by Prototype 33
Sam Schwartz Torn Up card torn in quarters vanishes, on a blank card in packet of blanks the card reappears a quarter at a time
Inspired by
  • "New Submarine Card" (1983)
And a Packet of Cards 51
Karl Fulves Kid Trix some blue-backed cards torn in half, card selected and signed from red deck, two blue-blacked halves restored and turned over - it is the spectator's signed card
Prototype 44
Joe Monti Cornered! strange
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 3) 1753
Bob Hirsch Holed Up punched Holes Heal up
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 9) 1971
Stephen Tucker Simplex Tear & Revelation
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 2) 1893
Stephen Tucker Two for the Price of One
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 4) 1911
Meir Yedid Wiederhergestellte Karte stand up, frontal version
Also published here Meir Yedid 14
Tony Cachadiña The Torn Card one piece handed to spectator
Lecture Notes 3
Felix Farrell Torn and Restored signed card torn in half and restored
Hardcore 134
Stephen Tucker Simplex Torn and Restored Card and Double Revelation cards is revealed by tearing card, then pieces are restored to become second selection
New Close-Up Lecture 3
Will Ayling Torn Corner Card card rises and missing corner restores
Knowing The Rising Cards 26
Karl Fulves Semi Circular Reasoning semi-circular cut-out at flap of case disappears or restores or travels next to selection, posed as problem
28 Card Tricks 34
Christoph Borer, Thomas Otto Tear Off corner is torn from selection, card is then restored and all the other cards have a corner missing
Also published here Magie 10
Andrea Baioni Torn and Quartered with twisting interlud with torn quarters
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 7) 2094
Stephen Tucker Quartear only one quarter is torn away and bluff-restored
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 8) 2110
Jack Carpenter Torn, Torn, and Restored get-in
Inspired by Modus Operandi 77
Joe Rindfleisch Connect Four four pieces, signed
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 8) 2250
Richard Bartram, Jr. Torn and Reborn Card torn quarters held in hand, card fan waved of them and card restores, duplicate
Card File 16
Richard Bartram, Jr. French Restoration with the French Change
Mystification 58
Richard Bartram, Jr. The L'Espanaye Card corner cut from card with razor blade restores
Mystification 53
Paul Harris, Tommy Wonder, Christian Scherer The Ultimate Ripp-Off
Inspired by Falschgeld-Test 9
Jerry Mentzer Torn and Restored - A Versatile Idea handling the torn pieces
Inspired by Close-Up File 49
Darwin Ortiz The Marker
Cardshark 76
Chad Long Torn & Kinda Restored three selections, selection found and torn up, pieces change to second selection, restores and changes to third selection, impromptu
Inspired by The Lost Cheesy Notebooks — Volume Two 11
Robert Parrish, Oscar Weigle The Immortal Card Trick sequence with open prediction, card in the envelope, torn & restored card
Great Tricks Revisited 70
John Carney Method One four pieces placed on deck, card visibly restores
Torn & Restored 2
John Carney Method Two spellbound restoration
Torn & Restored 4
John Carney Method Three with deck in hand
Torn & Restored 6
John Carney Method Four with deck in hand
Torn & Restored 7
John Carney Other Approaches four ideas
Torn & Restored 8
John Carney Bonus Effect pile of pieces dumped on table, one card restored from it, then all pieces restored to packet of cards
Inspired by Torn & Restored 10
John Riggs Other Ideas with the Cold Fold
  • color change
  • torn and restored card
The Magic of John Riggs 34
Robert Parrish The Card in the Orange
Related to Great Tricks Revisited 89
Joe Rindfleisch The Illusion Card zig-zag finger with playing card, first finger and thumb, four phases, eventually card is restored
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 143
Tommy Wonder Post-Ultimate Rip-Off
  • Counting
  • Flash Restoration
  • The Complete Restoration
  • Ringing in the Gaff
  • Ringing in the Humanity
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 90
Paul Harris The Ultimate Rip-Off no extra pieces, restoration except corner
Related toAlso published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 113
Looy Simonoff Looy's Convincer
Inspired by The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 116
Paul Harris Ultimate Rip-Off - Dancing with the Last Piece restoring the final piece
The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 119
Michael Kaminskas Restored on the deck
Related to
  • Alexander de Cova's Flash Restoration
Miracle Material 12
Peter Duffie, Charles T. Jordan, Dick Zimmerman Jumbo Jeopardy signed jumbo card torn into quarters, one quarter under wallet, other quarters put under other jumbo cards on table, those vanish and card is restored under wallet
Untold 4
Guy Hollingworth Burnt and Restored Card UCS
Notes on Card Tricks and Other Diversions 14
Paul Harris Rip-Off Reverse torn pieces of signed card transpose with full card
Also published here The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue The Magic of Paul Harris) 83
Paul Harris Peeler piece of top layer is peeled off and restored
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 119
Paul Harris Torn and Restored Deck using Hamman's "Micro Macro" method
Also published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 71
Paul Harris Torn Mentalist flap of card case is torn off to write prediction on it, flap restored
The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 291
Wesley James Introduction on restorations
Pristine 4
Joshua Jay Matchbox Restoration Matchbox gimmick used to restore torn card, vanish, produce or shrink a card
Also published here A Teen's Routines 42
John Lovick Introduction credit information
The Reparation 1
John Lovick The Reparation
  • Preparation
  • Performance
  • Final Note
Inspired byAlso published here The Reparation 1
Wesley James Preface on piece-by-piece restorations
Pristine 1
Wesley James Pristine piece-by-piece restoration of signed card, then folds removed and signature peeled off
  • The Force
  • Acquiring the Duplicate and the Signatures
  • Pre-Creasing
  • The Tear
  • Switching in the Duplicate
  • Restoring the First Piece
  • Restoring the Second Piece
  • Restoring the Third (last) Piece
  • Unloading the Extra Pieces
  • The Pristine-ing
Pristine 10
Ellis Stanyon The Reunited Card No. 29, card cut into four pieces, thrown in air and the restore visible, flap construction that unfolds by itself
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 174
Ellis Stanyon The "Torn Corner" Card No. 42, corner visually restores, two constructions
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 182
Ellis Stanyon The Envelope Restores a Burnt Card No. 11, back-to-back envelope
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 219
Guy Hollingworth A Destroyed and Reproduced Card UCS, found in envelope or sealed pack
Variations Drawing Room Deceptions 219
Theodore DeLand Cremation and Confetti No. 23, card burned, confetti in glass changes to restored card, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 139
Joshua Jay Matchbox Restoration Matchbox gimmick used to restore torn card, vanish, produce or shrink a card
Also published here Magic Atlas 119
David Acer Ripped Torn Healed delayed torn case restoration
Inspired by Natural Selections — Volume II 88
Guy Hollingworth Reformation including handling variations
Variations Drawing Room Deceptions 278
John Lovick The Reparation
Also published here Close-Up & Personal 126
David Acer R.I.P. three quarters restored one by one, described with photograph
Inspired byRelated to Natural Selections — Volume II 21
Eugene Burger Torn Card corner is torn of and then restored featuring a corner switch
Mastering the Art of Magic 51
Simon Lovell Granama spectator's name written on card and turn up with one letter per piece to make anagrams, then restored
Son of Simon Says! 63
Ben Harris Wink Wink Two cards torn, one card is restored completely, the other restores and disintegrates. Presentation about entropy and time. Extension of Hoodwink by Ben Harris
Related to Quarks & Quirks 32
Guy Hollingworth Burnt and Restored Card UCS, card found in Sealed Pack
Excerpts 1
Peter Duffie In the Nick of Time two signed cards sealed in envelope, one burned, it is found with the other card in the other envelope with burnt back
New Inspirations 5
Ben Harris Particle Physics Spectator names any card, card is found face up in the deck. Card is sandwiched between Jokers, packet is torn into four, card vanishes and appears face up in deck.
Related to Quarks & Quirks 24
Christoph Borer, Thomas Otto Cutting Corners corner is torn from selection, card is then restored and all the other cards have a corner missing
Also published here Concertos for Pasteboard 13
Ben Harris The Quarter Back Tear Apparently tear a card in half, but actually only tear a quarter
Quarks & Quirks 10
Ben Harris The Particle Vanish Card sandwiched between two Jokers, all three cards torn into quarters, but sandwiched card vanishes, leaving only the torn Jokers
Related to Quarks & Quirks 12
Ben Harris Twist Assist Half card is given a twist between the fingers, corner visually appears restored on card. Possibility given to restore the full card.
Quarks & Quirks 12
Ben Harris Space Oddity Half card changes polarity, sometimes widthwise tear, sometimes lengthwise tear. Corner of card then vanishes and appears on the other half.

Advanced version: the two halves can be shown simultaneously to be in opposite states of polarity.
Quarks & Quirks 18
Ben Harris Many Worlds Climax (Hoodwink!) Ending for Hoodwink (another Ben Harris trick). Card given a small tear, suddenly disintegrates back into four pieces
Related to Quarks & Quirks 29
Peter Grandt Blackout torn and restored card, corner for verification is given to spectator, corner is eventually reattached to the card
Concertos for Pasteboard 62
Don England Holy Tear! ala Chocolate Coin
Don England's Paradox 104
Mark Lewis Torn and Restored Card
The Long and the Short of it 31
Paul Curry The Malini Idea card is found on the streets, torn and vanished, then it's found back on the spot before, corner fits
Also published here Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 268
Don England The Sympathy of Hearts under cover of a Jumbo Card
Don England's Paradox 112
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Insoluble Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 131
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Three Powers 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 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 146
Dan Garrett Torn and Re-Born corner torn off card, rest torn in tiny pieces and dropped in envelope, when opened again the card is restored, corner now initialed, rest torn again in pieces and pieces put in purse, when purse is opened it has a folded business card inside with "look in the envelope" where the restored card now is, laminated in plastic, Gaetan Bloom's Intercessor
2002 — The Last Palindrome 13
Ted Lesley The Card in the Orange card is torn and put in envelope, all but one piece vanish and restored card is found in orange, Teleport Envelope
2003 U.S. Master Class Notes 25
Al Baker Cutting a Card knife cuts through card, restored
Related to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 548
Al Baker Cutting a Card in Half with knive, gimmick
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 706
Peter Duffie Composite two selections torn in half, one half each initialed and other burned, re-appear in envelope
Inspired byAlso published here
  • "Composite" (Peter Duffie, Trio, 1985)
Subtle Miracles 45
Peter Duffie Dichotomy one card of packet though-of, packet torn in half, half of thought-of card retained and rest burned, other half with prediction in envelope
Also published here Subtle Miracles 60
Peter Duffie Fusion Assembly quarter pieces travel to under wallet one by one and assemble there one by one, credit information
Subtle Miracles 124
William Duncan Billy The Vampire Slayer
Inspired by Tubthumping 22
Vanni Bossi, Frederick Barrington My Handling of the Barrington's Torn Card Trick with universal switching gimmick for small objects
Inspired by Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 5
Arturo de Ascanio The Torn and Restored Card of Marlo and Le Paul signed, with one piece not restored
Inspired byAlso published here The Magic of Ascanio — Studies of Card Magic 147
Christoph Borer Tear Off corner is torn from selection, card is then restored and all the other cards have a corner missing
Also published here Compilation 86
Michael Ammar, Gary Plants Restored Card To Wallet torn pieces change to credit card, card restored from wallet
Best of Friends — Volume III 282
Vanni Bossi, Frederick Barrington A Good Torn Card Trick
Inspired by Lecture Notes Las Vegas 2007 5
Dani DaOrtiz Restoration (Flash - pocket) signed card torn, pieces pocketed, immediately restored card removed from pocket
Card Cemetery 15
Dani DaOrtiz Restoration (Flash - Deck Card Case) signed card torn, pieces put in case, immediately restored card shaken out of case
Card Cemetery 16
Dani DaOrtiz Matrix Restored card torn in quarters, chink-a-chink with pieces, then card restores itself at once
  • Restored Move (quarters picked up and card instantly restored)
Related to Card Cemetery 20
Dani DaOrtiz It is not a torn and restored card "Trilogy of the Double Tearing Move - Impromptu"
method to get a duplicate torn corner, see following applications
Card Cemetery 25
Dani DaOrtiz Plas! signed card restored between hands except corner, lapping
Card Cemetery 31