2,901 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Traveling
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Unknown How to make a Card vanish, and finde it againe in a Nut duplicate card is split and printed side slit into nut beforehand, second nut filled with ink as joke when spectator opens it
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 19
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
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 19
Unknown Voyage d'une carte Card in a box travel to another card in another box
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 37
Unknown Voyage d'une carte expliqué Card in a box travel to another card in another box explained, box with flap
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 86
Unknown To cause a Number of Cards to Multiply invisibly in a Person's keeping cut-off packet weighed, then it multiplies
1876 Modern Magic 84
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Pack being divided into Two Portions, placed in the keeping of two different Persons, to make Three Cards Pass invisible from the One to the Other beginning with sealed deck
1876 Modern Magic 86
Unknown To allow a Person secretly to think of a Card, and dividing the Pack into three heaps, to cause the Card thought of to appear in whichever heap the Company may choose
1876 Modern Magic 108
Unknown To make a Card vanish from the Pack, and be found in a Person's Pocket stuck to back of hand
1876 Modern Magic 46
Unknown Cards to Card Drawer two cards travel into prop
1876 Modern Magic 348
Unknown A Card having been thought of, to make such Card Vanish from the Pack, and be Discovered wherever the Performer pleases 27 cards, card palmed out and multiple endings suggested (pocket, transformation, on chair, ...)
1876 Modern Magic 83
Unknown Several Cards having been freely chosen by the Company, Returned and Shuffled, and the Pack placed in a Person's Pocket, to make such Person draw out one by one the chosen Cards spectator extracts (top) card from his pocket, favorite of Herrmann
1876 Modern Magic 106
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Cards Judged by Weight, and the Multiplication of Cards two routines (second one by Robert-Houdin)
1889 Tricks with Cards 122
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Cards passing up the Sleeve
1889 Tricks with Cards 144
Charles Bertram Bertram's Ace Trick spectator deals out all cards, the three indifferent cards end up in spectator's pocket
1889 Tricks with Cards 111
Unknown A Card found in a Candle two methods (fake or ordinary candle)
1889 Tricks with Cards 189
Unknown The Black Velvet Frame "For the Production of a Card"
1889 Tricks with Cards 238
Unknown A Card found in a Cigar
1889 Tricks with Cards 189
Unknown Card to Pocket as Out for Classic Force
1889 Tricks with Cards 133
Unknown Two Drawn Cards, placed in different Boxes, made to Change Places at Command
1889 Tricks with Cards 159
Professor Hoffmann The "Sensation" Card Trick "An Experiment in Thought-reading"
three cards thought of, performer divines writes them on slips of paper, spectators remove their cards and the vanish from "card table" and reappear in deck
1889 Tricks with Cards 231
Unknown The Crystal Frame "For the Production of a Card"
1889 Tricks with Cards 237
Professor Field, Unknown Frames of various kinds of Producing Cards
  • Field's Card-Frame
  • The French Card-Frame
  • The Sand Frame (attr. to "the elder Bosco")
  • The Velvet Frame and Artist's Easel
  • The Crystal Frame
1890 More Magic 98
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Cards passing up the Sleeve, and the Diminishing and Increasing Cards "dexterous card-palming supple­mented by unflinching audacity", diminishing cards as fake explanation
1890 More Magic 57
Professor Hoffmann The Magic Card Case "A Chosen Card made to pass into an Empty Case", leather-covered case
1890 More Magic 115
Unknown The Improved Card Drawer "To produce Two Cards in succession from an Empty Drawer", with routine suggestions, including having the spectator decide whether the two selections should appear in the box face-to-face or back-two-back
1890 More Magic 118
Unknown To Pass a Chosen Card through the Crown of a Borrowed Hat selection appears underneath hat
1890 More Magic 46
Unknown Card from Changing Card-box to Deck two cards chosen and put in box, apparently named one travels back to deck
1890 More Magic 123
Unknown Das verlorene und wiedergefundene As No. 14, spectator pushes all Aces in the deck, one vanishes and reappears in his pocket, two methods
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 105
Unknown Photographierahmen No. 2, sand frame
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Das glückliche Wiederfinden No. 41, card vanishes from envelope and reappears in cigar, card either forced or freely chosen with cigar index
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 49
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 Der Teufelskopf continuation of description, four cards selected and two borrowed ring put in glass and covered with handkerchief, cards vanish from deck and glass with rings vanishes, cards and rings appear on devil head puppet apparatus
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Das Kartenbild burned card shot onto framed glass with pistol, card appears on glass
June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 91
Unknown Das desertierte und wiedereingefangene Ass four Aces shown and lost in deck by spectator, one Ace disappears and travels to spectator's pocket, Diamond spot card masks as Ace with other pips covered by other Aces
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 23
Unknown Der Bube als "enfant terrible" four cards selected, they're the Eights, Eights held by spectator, four other cards placed on table, Eights returned into deck, cards on table turn out to be three Eights and a Jack, jack transformed into missing Eight and four Jacks produced from pocket
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 84
Unknown Amerikanischer Kartenrahmen sand frame
Related toAlso published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 180
Unknown Citrone und Karte burned card appears in chosen lemon
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 39
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope index
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 225
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Unknown Chemische Reparaturanstalt card marked on both ends and cut in half, one half burnt and found in nest of envelope
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 71
Unknown Der Kartenrahmen cards appear on sheet of framed glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 220
Unknown Der Hut als Zielscheibe cards shot onto borrowed hat where they appear
Sep. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 135
Unknown Magische Zaubercigarre
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Bartholomäus Gebert, Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Ein kleiner Fastnachtscherz oder das Auferstehen einer verbrannten Karte card removed, rest of deck put on glass and covered with handkerchief, card burnt and shot onto glass, card is now upright in glass, it is removed and shrinks and vanishes
Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 69
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Per Blitzzug! card vanishes from deck and reappears in spectator's pocket
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 81
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradi's Kartenwanderung red cards folded into paper and sealed, card from black half chosen, travels into red half
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 32
Unknown Die Karte im Pokal glass goblet covered, card vanishes from deck and appears in glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 81
Unknown "Karte in der Flasche" bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding card
Also published here May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 133
Unknown Card to Spectator's Pocket Menetekel deck without short cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 78
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope index
Related to Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 99
Unknown Vingt-un Twenty-One Card Trick, but card is at the end palmed out and an envelope with a duplicate from an envelope index presented
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Die mysteriöse Verbindung deck vanishes (via pull in sleeve) and is reproduced from spectator's pocket as a festoon with all cards tied to a string
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 152
Unknown Die Karte in der Flasche bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding card
Related toAlso published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 142
Unknown Verschwinden und Wiedererscheinen einer Karte card vanishes from deck and appears on back of spectator or performer
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 37
Unknown Das mysteriöse Couvert card in nest of envelopes, free choice with envelope index
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 49
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
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 61
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das fliegende Kartenhäuschen ohne Bedeckung card house built out of seven chosen card, it vanishes from one tray and reappears on another
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 203
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Grosses Kartenmanöver Jacks, Queens and Kings travel and transpose with two plates, heavily gaffed
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 221
Unknown Der amerikanische Kartenrahmen sand frame
Also published here Apr. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 114
Unknown The Cards and the Orange Tree four selections travel into orange
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 151
Unknown The Card Appearing On The Bottle card appears on top of unprepared bottle, two methods
1897 New Era Card Tricks 112
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 1897 New Era Card Tricks 130
Unknown Sylvesterzauber four cards selected and returned, one selection is taken from spectator's pocket, it changes into the other three selections one by one
Jan. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 73
Unknown The New Multiplication of Cards four selections from envelope to envelope
1897 New Era Card Tricks 195
Unknown The Small Card Frame two methods, sand frame and black cover cloth that is pulled out with handkerchief cover
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 163
Unknown Rapid Transit bold, duplicate
1897 New Era Card Tricks 151
Unknown Festina lente spectator remembers card and its position, performer tables a card which changes into the selection, originally tabled card taken from envelope, patter by Conradi
July 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 11
Francis King Die Karte im Glase card thought of and card chosen and lost, they are the same, it travels into a handkerchief-covered glass
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 21
Unknown The Card, Ribbon and Envelope selection in deck, other selection pierced an threaded on ribbon, ribbon-card changes to first selection, second selection travels to envelop
1897 New Era Card Tricks 106
Unknown The Lantern of Diogenes card appears in glass lantern, using an acrobatic folding card in lid
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 73
Unknown The Card On The Table Edge card appears on rear edge of table, mechanical
1897 New Era Card Tricks 115
Unknown The Attached Card selection vanishes and reappears under back of spectator's coat collar
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 78
Carl Willmann Taking Palmed Card out of the Pocket finesse, dropping it in first, then widening pocket and taking it out with fingertips
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 99
Unknown The Mysterious Hat two cards are divined and then travel into hat
1897 New Era Card Tricks 190
Unknown Das wandernde Kartenspiel "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
deck vanishes and reappears behind arm, then deck travels from sleeve to sleeve, manipulative
June 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 83
Unknown The Card and Handkerchief card visibly appears attached to handkerchief
1897 New Era Card Tricks 89
Unknown The Bottle Card folding card
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 247
Unknown Der Zauberspiegel card placed on mirror and covered with handkerchief vanishes and reappears in deck, card with mirror back
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Unknown The Itinerant Card sealed pack opened, black cards wrapped in paper, chosen red card travels inside black half
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 91
Carl Willmann Cards to under Arm four cards travel to under arm twice, duplicates
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 68
Unknown The Conjurer's Prediction three thought of cards are divined, then travel from Card Box (prop) to deck
1897 New Era Card Tricks 155
Unknown Grand Card Maneuvre jacks on top and kings on bottom of deck, queens under plate, queens vanish and appear on top of deck, jacks and kings under second plate, then queens back under first plate
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 160
Unknown The Lost Ace ace travels to pocket
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 133
L'Homme Masqué La carte kinématographique thought-of picture card and all picture cards from same suit vanish from deck and are reproduced from pocket of spectator
Also published here Sep. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 42
Unknown The Card in the Pocket card at a number is remembered, counted to and vanished, in pocket
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 94
Unknown Die Damen auf Reisen four Queens travel from one half of the deck to the other
Mar. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 3) 37
Hugo Schrader Der forcierte Gedanke two decks, one card placed on top of one deck as prediction, spectator remembers any card and its position in other deck, it matches prediction, then card travels into the other deck as clean-up anti-climax
Mar. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 141
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Weissagen wider Willen card written on billet and put in envelope, another empty envelope closed, spectator divines selection (via multiple-step equivoque), card travels from deck into this envelope
Also published here May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 172
Georg Winter Die wandernden Karten four to eight selections put in envelope and placed in inner pocket, they are then produced from the air, tube from inner pocket to tails pocket on the back
Oct. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 148
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Karte auf Wanderschaft No. 23, handkerchief held by spectator like a bag, card vanishes from deck and appears in handkerchief
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 70
Emil Clauß Das neue Kartenbild selected cards appear behind glass in frame
Apr. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 53
Arthur Toskana Der Weg zum Herzen four Queens put in deck, they travel one by one to between vest and jacket
June 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 86
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Romans Kartenfahne No. 47, three cards vanish from deck and reappear at flag/silk
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 128
Unknown Card Fans from Spectator cards produced from spectator's clothing
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 145
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
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 97
Arthur Toskana Vae victis! "(Wehe dem Besiegten)"
Kings placed in envelope, Jacks placed under four newspaper pieces, then Jacks are in envelope and Aces under newspaper, Kings found elsewhere
Mar. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 3) 37
Unknown Das Kartenbild No. 9, three selections visually appear in card frame behind glass, curtain winds up in frame, duplicate, non-visual alternative in which frame is covered
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 77
Unknown Die verschwundene Karte und das dreifache Couvert No. 15, free selection vanishes from deck under handkerchief cover, reappears in nest of envelopes, envelope index in coat pockets
Related to 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 94
Unknown Changement eines Kartenhauses No. 2, seven-card card castle vanishes from underneath cover and appears under another cover, then travels back, collapsable castle with rubber bands
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 63
Unknown Ein guter Schuß No. 6, deck placed on glass, covered with handkerchief, selection placed in pistol and shot onto glass, vanishes from pistol and is now upright in glass
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 70
Unknown Die unsichtbare Wanderung No. 8, black Aces and Ace of Diamonds shown, all shuffled in deck, Ace of Diamonds travels to mechanical card case prop, Ace of Hearts poses as Ace of Diamonds between black Aces
Related to 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 75
Unknown Ein Kartenchangement No. 14, cards placed in handkerchief, performer names cards that he apparently identifies by touch, those cards are vanished and reappear in deck
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 90
Unknown Die Karte als Orden No. 17, card placed on tablet, covered with glass dome and handkerchief, card suddenly appears on performer's chest and is no long on tablet, secret layer on bottom of glass dome
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 99
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Durchdringung der Materie signed cards from deck to envelope, two methods, rhyming patter
Dec. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 182
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Weissagen wider Willen card written down, another spectator divines it via equivoque, it vanishes from deck and appears in envelope
Also published here Nov. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 164
Carl Willmann Eine von einer Person aus der Gesellschaft gewählte Karte verschwindet aus dem Spiele und erscheint an anderer Stelle wieder card and its position from face remembered, after some counting and asking for number the card is palmed off and produced from spectator's pocket
Jan. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1) 2
Mademoiselle Patrice To Pass Several Cards from one Person's Pocket to that of Another
1902 The Modern Conjurer 133
Carl Willmann Ein Kartentrick card vanishes from hand and reappears in deck, card index behind chair
Apr. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 4) 53
S. W. Erdnase The Traveling Cards
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 185
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Hat card to under hat
Variations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 204
Charles Bertram Passing Twelve Cards up Sleeve into Pocket
1902 The Modern Conjurer 83
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XII. Weissagen wider Willen (Ein Kartenkunststück), spectator selects a card and writes name on paper, which is sealed in envelope, other spectator guesses card and selection vanishes from deck and appears in second envelope
1902 Moderne Magie 136
Charles Bertram Cards to Spectator's Pocket load when extracting another card
1902 The Modern Conjurer 125
Unknown Coin in Card, Paper in Candle Trick marked coin travels into card, piece of paper into candle
Related to 1902 The Modern Conjurer 249
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuchhalter holder for silks at back of chair or table with applications, also for cards that travel under a plate
June 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 85
Carl Willmann Die vier Buben auf Wanderschaft four cards chosen, they are the Jacks, shuffled back and produced from up the sleeve, duplicates
Apr. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4) 51
A. J. Die magischen Asse combination in which an Ace is chosen, it changes to another Ace, vanishes and reappears, then a chosen Ace travels into a wooden card case, then all Aces from deck into a pocket
June 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 6) 84
Unknown Der "Pick-Pocket" Trick "Schule der Magie"
one or more selections travel to trouser pocket, shown empty by pushing the card up in the corner, also for spectator's pocket
Jan. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1) 1
A. J. Gedankenerraten mit Hülfe eines Kartenspieles card and its position remembered and later card found and three other selections produced from pocket
Nov. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 167
Unknown Das Kartenmesser knife for loading a card into a fruit, bread, ...
July 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 108
C. O. Williams The Artful Card wrong card found behind back, then selection produced from pocket
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 46
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das magische Kartentrio three cards appear behind the neck of performer, construction under jacket that pushes three cards up the collar
Jan. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1) 6
Mademoiselle Patrice To Pass Several Cards From one Person's Pocket to That of Another
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 60
Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein, Fr. Berndt Kartenvermehrung unter den Händen der Zuschauer "Berndt", spectator counts a cut-off packet, three cards travel from deck to packet
Nov. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 12) 186
A. J. Eine geheimnisvolle Flucht Jacks, Queens, Kings and Aces put into four packets on the table, packet chosen with dice and a suit chosen as well, that card becomes a blank card and the selection is in previously empty envelope, quartet gaff
May 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 69
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
May 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 67
Adolphe "Magicus" Blind Gedankenlesen und Zauberei half the deck sealed in envelope, two or three cards thought of from other half, they travel into envelope to the first half, half the deck consists of double facers
Related toAlso published here
  • "Divination et Escamotage" (L'Illusionniste, Feb. 1904, p. 211)
Mar. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3) 35
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Seelenwanderung der Karten four-of-a-kind placed in square formation in a napkin, two card covered with cardboard, they travel upwards one by one through the napkin, preliminary phase in which every Ace does a trick (comes to top, travels from pocket to pocket, to pocket, appears at any number) to switch the ungaffed cards for double facers
Jan. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1) 2
Carl Willmann Ein Spaziergang der vier Asse four Aces in square formation on a cloth or paper, two covered, they travel upwards through the cloth/paper one by one
Oct. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 146
Unknown Cards up the Sleeve (Second Method) twelve cards, then whole pack
1909 The Art of Magic 114
Unknown The Piano Trick
Related to 1909 The Art of Magic 47
T. Nelson Downs The Flying Cards (Second Method)
1909 The Art of Magic 107
Unknown The Card in the Frame card appears in frame, with information on trick frames
Variations 1909 The Art of Magic 229
Unknown The Cards up the Sleeve (First Method), with commentary on the effect, twelve cards
1909 The Art of Magic 111
Unknown The Flying Card (First Method), from one spectator's pocket to another, freely named number with outs
1909 The Art of Magic 99
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
1909 The Art of Magic 225
Unknown The Twenty Card Trick three cards
1909 The Art of Magic 85
L'Homme Masqué The Flying Card "The Kinetoscope Card", thought-of card and two more of the same suit travel into spectator's pocket
Also published here 1909 The Art of Magic 77
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke (Zweite Ausführung) card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of card
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 82
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
Ottokar Fischer Karten Experimente only description of routines, card problems
  • Die Farbenwahl
  • Die verwandelten Asse
  • Die Zigarettentasche
  • Der geheimnisvolle Pique-König
  • Die fünf verwandelten Karten
  • Carte blanche
  • Der magische Fingerring
  • Die sonderbare Übereinstimmung
  • Karte und Banknote
  • Karte und Taschentuch
  • Karte und Uhr
  • Die magische Separation
  • Das Blumenrätsel
  • Das Kartenwerfen
  • Rübenzahl
  • Die Visitkarte
  • Das Spiel der Landsknechte
  • Die mysteriöse Karte
Related to 1910 Kartenkünste 216
Unknown To make Three Cards pass invisibly from one Packet to another three extra cards palmed at the beginning
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 103
Unknown A Chosen Card Found in a Cigar
1911 Modern Card Manipulation 114
Unknown The New Card Frame without sand
Also published here 1911 Later Magic 591
Joseph Michael Hartz Card, Coin and Candle coin wrapped in paper vanishes, reappears in chosen card, piece of paper into piece of candle
Related toAlso published here 1911 Later Magic 686
Joseph Michael Hartz Card, Coin and Candle coin wrapped in paper vanishes, reappears in chosen card, piece of paper into piece of candle
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 145
Unknown The New Card Frame without sand
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 42
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 1915 Original Magical Creations 46
Stanley Collins Thought Anticipated and Precipitated one of six cards vanishes and appears at impossible location
1915 Original Magical Creations 58
Charles T. Jordan The Escape No. 12, card travels from rubber-banded half to other half, cards are secretly propelled to other half
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 42
Charles T. Jordan The Winged Cards No 8, two times ten cards in handkerchiefs, three cards travel across
1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 17
Charles T. Jordan The Vanishing Card No. 5, one of six cards vanishes and appears in performer's pocket
1920 Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 12
Charles T. Jordan Satan's Prophecy No.1, one of four named cards by performer is chosen and card travels from half to other half in box at named number, card is also predicted on paper
Related toVariations 1920 Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 2
Stanley Collins Ajax card selected with business card, travels from envelope to spectator's pocket and four other card transform into letter cards spelling AJAX, duplicates
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 9
Charles T. Jordan, William McGrew Speaking of Pink Elephants No. 8, named card changes back color, then the whole deck, card spelled to, card travels from one half to the other, red-blue peek deck cards
1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 16
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins The Well of Truth four selections are put in a small wishing well, then covered by handkerchief, the cards travel to the roof of the well
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 107
Charles T. Jordan Improved Satan's Prophecy prediction, deck divided into two halves and a selected card vanishes from one half and appears at the position predicted in the other half
Related to 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 8
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked, siamesa
VariationsAlso published here 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Charles T. Jordan The Unknown Leaper card at thought-of position transposes with unknown card or appears at same position in other packet
Variations 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 27
Charles T. Jordan The Master Stop Trick four cards are selected and placed back in the deck, spectator deals through the deck and performer stops him at the selections, except the last one which is found in the performer's pocket
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 7
Charles T. Jordan The Vanishing Pair two selected cards are predicted and travel from one half to the other in card case, miscalling
Related toAlso published here 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 10
Edward Bagshawe Perambulating Pasteboards hat covered with handkerchief, cased deck put in container, it vanishes from there (black shell), cards removed from hat in string, case also in hat
1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 32
Oswald Rae, Oswald Williams A Transparent Affair card appears between two sheets of plastic, held together by two rubber bands and standing on easel, two methods, similar to Jack Hughes' Television Card Frame
1926 Between Ourselves 19
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine ermöglichte Unmöglichkeit. No. 10, signed card is found and then travels into sealed nest of envelopes
1926 Magische Miniaturen 37
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Sie spottet der Fessel. No. 5
  • 1. Der Kartenflüchtling (Ace vanishes from deck and appears inside envelope, pip covered by black Aces so Ace of Hearts poses as Diamonds)
  • 2. Die Karte als Ausbrecher (deck is encircled with rubber band, bottom card vanishes under handkerchief and appears in spectator's pocket)
1926 Magische Miniaturen 21
Oswald Rae New Card an Board two selections appear pinned on board, with drawing pins and handkerchief
1926 Between Ourselves 1
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Feingefühl in den Fingerspitzen. No. 13, shuffled deck placed in handkerchief, performer names six card and finds them inside bundle, then six cards vanish and appear back in the deck, duplicates
1926 Magische Miniaturen 45
Louis Nikola The Flight Card to Impossible Location At Any Number: Card vanishes from inside an envelope to be found in a deck sealed also in another envelope, at a location named by the spectator
1927 The Nikola Card System 62
Jack Merlin Improved Card From Pocket pack in spectator's pocket, he removes cards then the deck, only his card remains in the pocket
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1927/28 Merlin's Master Miracles 3
Jack Merlin Combining the Passing of Cards with the Pocket Trick one packet in spectator's pocket
1927/28 Merlin's Master Miracles 3
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
1929 More Practical Patter 8
Laurie Ireland A Sucker Card Trick
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 13
Eric F. Impey Synchrono - A Mechanical Pack stacked peek deck
  • To gain knowledge of any card freely selected
  • To name the cards one after the other
  • To reverse the positions of the two uppermost cards
  • A further effect (card to case)
1931 Try This One 4
Laurie Ireland Aeroplane Card to Pocket
Variations 1931 Ireland Writes a Book 28
Ralph W. Hull A Trick Exposed, But How? color change apparently exposed, but card turns out to have vanished and is brought from pocket
1932 "Eye-Openers" 16
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
1932 Novel Magic 27
Unknown The Original Card to Pocket lazy man's card to pocket, spectator remembers card and its position
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 93
Victor Farelli, Edward Bagshawe The "Simplex" Thirty Cards envelope
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 102
Tom Sellers The Novelty Cigarette Exchange cigarette in small glass bottle, switched for cigarette with card inside
1933 More Secrets 6
Victor Farelli, Tom Sellers The "Sandwich" card travels from sandwich to pocket
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 89
Unknown Just Once More - The Aces one palm
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 16
Unknown A Double Surprise performer and spectator remember card and its position in their halves of the deck, cards taken out, performers card is shown to be a double backer (!), spectator's card is an indifferent card and brought from pocket
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 91
Tommy Tucker A 26 Card Mystery thirteen cards in handkerchief, selected cards to determine number of cards to travel, variation with half forcing deck
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 16
Victor Farelli A Study in Blue and White envelope
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 99
Victor Farelli The Card to "Wallet" credit information
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 87
Victor Farelli For Conjurers Only version of lazy man's card to pocket
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 93
Victor Farelli Pure Bluff version of lazy man's card to pocket
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 93
Victor Farelli, Harry Venson With an Unprepared Pocket-Book
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 94
Unknown A Strange Hallucination thought of card to wallet, matrix principle
Variations 1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 87
Al Baker Color Flight
1934 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 487
Unknown The Vor-Ac(e)-ious Magician Aces, three cards on each, they vanish an reappear in spectator's pocket
1934 Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 57
Tom Sellers Named Card and Slates named card vanishes from box and reappears between slates
1934 Card Tricks That Work 13
Tom Sellers A Card From Pocket Trick
1934 Card Tricks That Work 4
Les Gilbert A Card in Transit! double end card
1934 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 3) 10
Unknown The Radio Cards three signed cards
1934 Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 54
Dr. Jacob Daley Card in Pocket card and its position remembered, lazy man
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 110
Laurie Ireland Blue and Red Mystery four red and four blue backed cards, one of each color travels to pocket
1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 18
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 44
Laurie Ireland On the Bottom, on Top and in the Pocket
1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 23
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight!! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of window
Related toAlso published here 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 66
Laurie Ireland Sucker Card Trick sucker gag sequence
1935 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 21
Unknown Thought Card to Pocket several duplicates
Related to 1935 Mental Magic with Cards 16
Lu Brent Simplex Torn Card and Balloon
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 85
Victor Farelli Three Sevens Variation on 21 card trick, card ends up in magician's pocket, meant to catch knowledgeable spectators off-guard
1936 Lend Me Your Pack 20
Theodore Annemann The Problem of the Ice Cube corner of card is torn off and vanished, reappears in an ice cube
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 26) 161
Theodore Annemann Named Card to Pocket Jukebox Principle
Related to 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 101
Dr. Jacob Daley, Theodore Annemann The Acme Thought Card Pass with envelopes
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 16) 80
Tom Sellers Death Flight! blank cards with names, card with dead name travels to another pile, envelopes, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew Brennan
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 102
Theodore Annemann Pocketbook Card card to ungaffed banded wallet, duplicate with subtle mark
Also published here 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 224
Ralph W. Hull Three in One Card Trick card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 294
Unknown Satan's Mail card to envelope, sticking to it with wax, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Charles T. Jordan The Unknown Leaper card at thought-of position transposes with unknown card
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 27
Orville Wayne Meyer Uniflight from one half to other half, using gaffed card with two glued together on one end
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 34) 231
Unknown Card in the Hat stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Four Ace Trick crude aces to pocket, basic application of stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Oscar H. Paulson Card Passe-Passe cards travel from performer's hand to spectator's pile, then into his pocket
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 30) 195
Charles T. Jordan The Vanishing Pair two cards travel from one half into half in card case, miscalling
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 26
Professor Hoffmann The Flying Card card from deck to case, sticky card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 105
Glenn G. Gravatt A Real Magical Vanish odd-backed card from deck into spectator's pocket (where other cards are), two-color double backer, sticky card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 114
Sam H. Sharpe The Nervous Card card jumps from one packet into another next to selection
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 91
Unknown Card Into Pocket. A Second Method Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Charles T. Jordan Speaking of Pink Elephants color changing backs, then a card travels from one half to the other, glued pairs
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 289
Unknown The Missing Card card travels from pack to another pack to named number, sticky card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 105
Charles T. Jordan Stampedo card identified with post stamp travels from packet into deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 25
Unknown Card from Nowhere card to anywhere with duplicate, card vanishes via short card and riffle display
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 310
Cazeneuve Card in an Orange torn corner
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 336
L. Vosburgh Lyons The Impromptu Passing one thought-of card, envelopes
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 179
Unknown Flying Card card from deck to small packet, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 273
David Devant The Triangle Trick double facers
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 133
Henry Hardin Satan's Mail card to envelope, sticking to it with wax
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 346
Unknown The Captain Card cards in hat are dropped out, selection remains in hat, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 273
Louis Lam The Ace of Spades Ace of Spades and indifferent card shows, Ace changes to regular card and is reproduced from pocket, inspired by MacDonald Aces performance
1937 Watch Me Closely 14
Oscar Weigle, John Goodrum The Perfect Card Routine card is forced and vanishes from deck via double facer, duplicate can appear anywhere, employed in three phase routine in which a card turns over, another changes into a selection and the third selection travels into pocket
1937 You'd be Surprised 37
Unknown The Three Heaps deck cut in heaps, top card jumps around, svengali deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 249
Glenn G. Gravatt Cards and Slates chosen card appears between two slates, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 260
Theodore Annemann Restless Cards two rubber banded piles with different backs, selections transpose, see also page 210 for comment
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 202
Kli Ban The Spectator Finds Your Card card travels into other half next to selection
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 348
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 5. basic application, card travels from one pocket to another
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Edward Victor The Thirty Card Trick (or "Cards from Pocket to Pocket") from spectator's pocket to second spectator's pocket
1937 Magic of the Hands 32
C. O. Williams The Card from the Pocket card at thought of position is remembered and found, lazy man
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 342
S. H. Wimbrough Card from the Pocket - Another Presentation lazy man's card to pocket, pocketed card in beginning is later selection
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 342
T. Nelson Downs 3. The Nelson Downs Original. spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, estimation, card is on top or in pocket in this handling
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 38
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 210
Rolland Hamblen Invisible Flight signed card travels into different sealed deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 288
Unknown Card on the Wing card vanishes from deck and appears somewhere else, double ender
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 183
Unknown The "Easy" Card In Wallet card brought to arm pit from behind back
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 22
Tommy Tucker The Card Miracle - Certain: 1. Tucker's Version spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, estimation, card is on top or in pocket in this handling
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 37
Michael F. Zens Zens' Miracle Pocket to Pocket Trick three chosen cards, envelopes, repeating set-up deck
Related to 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 298
Robert Parrish Selective Card In Pocket selection travels into a pocket selected by spectator, variation with spectator's pocket instead
1937 You'd be Surprised 35
William Larsen, T. Page Wright The L.W. Card in Cigarette
1938 Greater Magic 760
Tom Bowyer For a Dime weird traveling effect in which a 6H becomes a 6H with black hearts pips
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 40) 268
Paul Rosini Saliva Sorcery. II card vanishes from packet and reappears in pocket
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 260
John Scarne A Card Mouthful
Also published here 1938 Greater Magic 308
Unknown The Balloon and Card two presentations, with stand
1938 Greater Magic 513
Franklin M. Chapman Mr. Clubb Goes Berserk reversed ace travels from on half of the deck to the other
1938 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 2) 3
Unknown Card in the Matchbox duplicate
1938 Greater Magic 231
Laurie Ireland Blue and Red Mystery four red and four blue cards, one of each travels into pocket
1938 Lessons in Dishonesty 12
Gerald Kosky "Nuts to You" card travels into walnut
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 44) 301
Unknown The Sheep and the Goats reds and blacks separated, selection travels into other pile, both isolated
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 8
Charles A. Leedy Cards Plus Jugglery card travels from long-short glued forcing deck to pocket
1938 Greater Magic 452
William H. McCaffrey The Four Aces matrix layout
1938 Greater Magic 357
William H. McCaffrey Card in the Pocket. II
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 255
Josef Bauer Ostracism when balloon is popped, all cards drop except selection, apparatus
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 40) 264
John Scarne The Card in the Wallet
1938 Greater Magic 572
Unknown Chosen Card Passed Into Vest Pocket menetekel deck
1938 Greater Magic 439
Unknown The Card in the Frame applications for sand frame
1938 Greater Magic 501
Albert Sidney Dark Sorcery spectator signs card and selects number, light turned off, when back on the signed card traveled into sealed envelope numbered with number, luminous paint on back of cards
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 42) 290
David Devant The Triangle twenty-six double facers
1938 Greater Magic 441
Unknown The "Conus" Aces Aces transform under spectators hand, travel to spectator's pocket, duplicates
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 23
Hal Haber Perambulating Pasteboards indifferent card placed under spectator's foot, another on his hand, previous selection now under foot and foot-card on hand, other card in pocket
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 19
John J. Crimmins Jr. Meta-Stasis two selected cards, duplicate
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 59) 427
Theodore Annemann, Morris Loewy The Pocketbook Card credits see p. 461
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Franklin M. Chapman By Request signed card to matchbox, folded
Also published here
  • "The Card in the Matchbox" in Franklin Chapman's "Six Bits"
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 10) 4
Unknown Mene, Tekel, Upharsin
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 34
Oscar Weigle The Impromptu Fifteen Card Trick three marked cards, envelopes
1939 Do That Again! 41
Orville Wayne Meyer To Do a Miracle psychological force
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 68) 470
Unknown Prepared Cigar. For the Card in Cigar Trick
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 90
Louis Lam Miraculous selection travels from handkerchief-wrapped deck between rubber banded four aces
Also published here 1939 Be Deceived 16
Louis Lam The "Enormous" Four Ace Presentation chosen ace transforms into previous selection, ace from spectator's pocket
1939 Be Deceived 12
E. Leslie May Pocket Presto nice transposition presentation
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 384
Franklin M. Chapman Emergency Card in Wallet to spectator's wallet
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 8) 2
Unknown Tricky Quickie card at known number travels to pocket, see p. 412
1940 Expert Card Technique 384
Theodore Annemann A Card to Pocket using Xkwizit gimmick
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 117) 690
Unknown Mercury's Card folded
1940 Expert Card Technique 303
C. O. Williams, Unknown Lazy Man's Card to Pocket
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 313
Laurie Ireland The Card in the Sandwich card torn vanishes in box and appears in sandwich, corner fits
1940 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 2
Charles Hopkins Think-a-Card thought-of card to pocket, ten-card set-up
Related to 1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 39
Theodore Annemann "At Last, Poor Yorick, I knew him when" card to nest of envelopes
Related to 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 113) 669
Charles Hopkins 30 - Card in wallet.
1940 "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 44
Louis Zingone Three Cards Across
1940 Expert Card Technique 64
Charles Hopkins 28 - In performer's pocket.
1940 "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 43
Unknown Cards to Case (gaffed) case held by spectator
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 18
Samuel Berland, Bob Hummer Card and Ribbon ribbon with gummed sticker in pocket, selection vanishes from deck and is found attached on ribbon
Also published here 1940 Half-A-Dozen Hummers 9
Louis Zingone The Zingone Spread three cards, challenge selections conditions
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 214
Unknown A Card for Pegasus card to vest
1940 Expert Card Technique 307
Unknown The Migratory Aces with travelers finale
1940 Expert Card Technique 252
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Thirty Cards brief, described by Hugard
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 32
Jean Hugard Mene, Tekel, Upharsin (The Thirty Cards) Alpha to Omega comments on the plot
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 30
Unknown Card to Pocket tip for the selection process for Lazy Man's...