948 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Vanish
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Professor Hoffmann The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards three cards selected, which are then multiplied (e.g. a dozen aces of hearts), then all duplicates vanished
1889 Tricks with Cards 198
Professor Hoffmann The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards single card "reproduces" into duplicates, repeated with other cards, duplicates vanished again, pull
1890 More Magic 131
Unknown Ein ganzes Kartenspiel in freier Hand verschwinden zu lassen No. 50, deck cut in half with pivot point on pull, fan looks like normal deck, thread into sleeve
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 59
Unknown Das verschwindende Kartenspiel Eine Kartensoirée No. 9
deck vanishes from borrowed hat, long ribbon pours out instead, card triangles attached so they can be fanned, attached to pull
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 44
Unknown Faced-Deck Card Vanish/Switch card put on top of faced deck, deck turned over secretly
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 50
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 Karten-Etui deck placed in a case vanishes or transforms into silk, etc.
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 201
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 Deck Vanish by palming whole deck, ditch in pocket
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 180
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster In fremder Hand verschwindende Karten cards disappear into tray
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 181
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 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 Card Vanish at Position spectator remembers card and its position, when re-counted it is no longer there or switched
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 49
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die verschwundene Karte card selected and returned out of hands, yet it disappears from deck
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 83
Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishes
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die thatsächlich verschwindende Karte card pull into sleeve
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Unknown Die Kartencigarre card vanishes in the hands, miniature card reappears at end of cigar, it then grows to normal size
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 184
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it
Also published here Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 100
Dr. Arnfeld Die verschwindende Karte card vanishes from deck, spectator pushes card into clip in deck which is pulled out
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 181
C. Wichmann Pia fraus selection and eleven cards shown, selection vanishes from packet
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 14
Unknown The Eclipsed Pack of Cards fan of cards thrown in air vanishes
1897 New Era Card Tricks 269
Unknown The Vanishing Of Thought Cards twenty-six double facers
1897 New Era Card Tricks 143
Unknown Die aus dem Spiel verschwindenden Karten thought-of cards vanish, double facer deck with odd cards on one side and even on the other side
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
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 Changing and Diminishing Card card changes, shrinks, then disappears
1897 New Era Card Tricks 229
Unknown Einleitung eines Kartenmanövers "by St. ...", deck vanishes, reappears, vanishes again and performer turns around once and then has the deck back in his hand, deck on pull
Aug. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 118
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 Wie man ein Kartenspiel verschwinden lässt manipulative deck vanish, unload under armpit
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 69
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes and silk is in case, secret inner case that slides out
Also published here Nov. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 166
Julius Kupka Die mystirieuse Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
card is apparently not in one half of the deck, but then it is, card stuck to back of hand with moisture
Mar. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 3) 36
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel No. 20, deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes or changes into some other item
Also published here 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 108
Unknown Stripper Vanish selection shuffled back by spectator, deck covered with handkerchief, handkerchief pulled away and reversed stripper card secretly stripped out and removed with handkerchief
Also published here 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 96
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Auflösung einer Spielkarte card under silk is put on glass tray and vanishes, transparent celluloid card
Dec. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 181
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)
1902 Moderne Magie 186
Hänsel Kastner Der Fächer als Kartenmagnet card vanishes in fan (not a card fan) and reappears from fan
July 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 102
Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Die "Wurfeskamotage" eines ganzen Kartenspiels false transfer of deck of cards, bounces back into throwing hand
Mar. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 4) 49
H. F. C. Suhr La carte du diable card vanishes in flash of fire, made from flash paper, ignites by itself
Jan. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 18
Nate Leipzig Sixth Method Aces vanish from deck, reappear via Slap Aces
1909 The Art of Magic 219
Unknown The Dissolved Card card held under handkerchief is pushed in glass of water by spectator and vanishes, celluloid card
1909 The Art of Magic 124
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 Der verschwundene König card vanishes in deck, then rises (= is pulled from) from behind another single card
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 186
Charles T. Jordan The Spook Card No. 2, card vanishes from small packet, five peek cards
Related to 1920 Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 6
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 Card Vanish via Miscall four cards placed on table, one miscalled and forced
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 9
Charles T. Jordan The Fade-Out Vanish card from ten-card-packet vanishes
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 18
Charles T. Jordan Bewildero! spectator remembers card and position from face, then procedure heavy control/steal
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 19
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
Jack Merlin Change Making Palmed Card Disappear sucker moment, palming cards of and showing the problem of changes, in the end hand is empty
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 18
Tom Sellers Swing spectator remembers bottom card of half that has ben cut off onto case, it vanishes later, card attached to card case that can be pivoted out
1931 Magical Pleasantries 19
Eric F. Impey The Flyaway Card selection placed reversed in deck, it changes into another card, selection no longer in deck, reappears reversed
1931 Try This One 2
Tommy Tucker Vanishing Pack of Cards handkerchief around deck, vanish with handkerchief, methodically vanish is made in two steps
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 20
Unknown In Reverse card vanishes and reappears (color change methodology)
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 34
Ralph W. Hull Hull's "Hide-Out" Card Sleight showing that a card is apparently missing while spreading through deck, reverse cull
1933 More "Eye-Openers" 4
Unknown Vanish of Deck handkerchief with dummy disk
1934 Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 77
Al Baker Gee!! Deck vanish
Variations 1935 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 103
Louis Lam The "El-El" Master Four Ace Effect aces disappear one by one between two faced piles, indifferent cards then change to aces via glide
1935 Would You Believe It? 7
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
Louis Lam Perplexo "The 'El-El' Disappearance of One or More Cards", selection is put on face-up half and covered with other half, vanishes after separation of halves
1935 Would You Believe It? 4
Robert Parrish Deck Vanish in Tambourine solution
Inspired by 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 92
Unknown Melrose card vanishes and reappears with "think stop" procedure, sticky substance on finger
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 108
Unknown Flyaway Cards card vanishes and reappears, sticky card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 111
Unknown Card from Nowhere card to anywhere with duplicate, card vanishes via short card and riffle display
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 310
Unknown Vanishing Card short card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 314
Unknown The Eclipse Vanish one of five vanishes, saliva
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 341
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
Mickey MacDougall The Four Aces reappearance in poker deal
1938 Greater Magic 476
Unknown Pockets topit, application for billiard ball or deck of cards
1938 Greater Magic 628
Paul Rosini Saliva Sorcery. I peeked at card disappears and reappears reversed
1938 Greater Magic 258
Dai Vernon Solo Flight Aces as finale four cards change into Aces one by one
1940 Expert Card Technique 254
Unknown The Vanishing Pack with handkerchief
1940 Expert Card Technique 315
Nate Leipzig The "Slap" Aces Aces vanish from pack and reappear
1940 Expert Card Technique 244
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub transformation and vanish
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 301
Henry Hardin The Dissolving Card one of five
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
Howard Warringer Utility Card Stealing Apparatus card vanish from case, tape in box
1940 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 7) 4
Martin Gardner Vanishing and Reappearing Card spectator cuts deck and remembers card, halves placed face-to-face, selection vanishes (cards shown one by one) and reappears
1940 12 Tricks with a Borrowed Deck 20
Unknown The Diminishing Cards - Sleight of Hand Method
1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 48
Paul LePaul Diminishing Card Finesse with deck vanish finale
1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 51
Louis Capiaux Cartes Mechant card to pocket or wallet with lengthy sucker presentation in which an obviously palmed card vanishes from a handkerchief
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 139) 788
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Kittyhawk Card from packet to reversed into deck, double facer
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 4
Edward Marlo Double Vanish and Recovery two cards vanish from face of two halves when rubbed together, reappear in deck
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 8
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Good Companions four kings, one put in pocket, others vanish one by one, removed from pocket, three double facers
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 2
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Perfect Vanish of a Card also as production, double facer
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 2
Eddie Joseph Gone Beyond Recognition spectator peeks at a card with a knife, that card vanishes, reproduced from pocket
1942 Greater Card Tricks 28
Unknown Century Card Vanishing Paper to vanish few cards
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 92
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Mr. and Mrs. Hart - The Adventures of a Loving Couple king and queen of hearts vanish and then travel together, and make "little hearts"
1943 Tricks and Sleights 20
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of window
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 25
Unknown The Half-Deck Switch deck switched one half at a time, with back turned towards audience
1943 25 Methods for Switching Decks 4
Warren Wiersbe What a Coincidence! selection vanishes, another card is selected which happens to be first card
1944 Action with Cards 3
Warren Wiersbe Delayed Discovery selection vanishes, performer then finds cards for color, suit, value of selection, selection reappears reversed
1944 Action with Cards 10
Stanley Collins The Alpha Four Ace Trick
1945 My Best 131
Edward Marlo Rub Away with rub vanish
1945 Off the Top 14
Edouard Cartier Cartier's Card Reversal and Spelling selection vanishes and appears reversed when spelled to
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 151
Arthur H. Buckley Lost and Found Experiment No. 18 - card vanishes and is found via second deal stop trick
1946 Card Control 170
Martin Gardner, Neal Elias Vanishing Card from deck
1946 At the Table Tricks 4
Edward Marlo II. Double Deal Vanish of named card, stacked
1947 Marlo In Spades 35
Edward Marlo IV. Saliva Methods A. Cut Method
B. In Spread
C. The Peek
1947 Marlo In Spades 36
Edward Marlo V. Double Lift A. From the Peek
B. Key Card
C. Imperfection
D. One Hand
1947 Marlo In Spades 37
Unknown Off Agin, On Agin, Finnegin! card vanishs and reappeares via pass
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 157
Carmen D'Amico Toss Over Card card is thrown invisible between two reversed cards in the deck
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 86
Paul LePaul The Vanish and Reproduction of a Deck of Cards
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 124
Cliff Lesta There Goes Another Deck card found under handkerchief, rest of deck vanishes, by "Lesta the Magician"
May 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 8) 3
Al Leech, Edward Marlo Aces Up
1949 For Card Men Only 10
Jack Yeager The Vanishing Reds fan of ten cards, red and black alternating, then all red cards vanish and are produced from pocket
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 24
Bill Simon A Strange Card card vanishes from five card packet and reappears reversed in the deck, similar structure as the Biddle trick
1952 Effective Card Magic 125
Edward Marlo Four Ace Vanish featuring four different vanishes
1953 The Cardician 166
Stanley Collins Collins' Ace Trick
1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 66
Edward Marlo The Follow Up Aces Aces lost in deck come to top
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 91
Edward Marlo The Impromptu Phantom five cards with selections are under handkerchief, two removed, rest vanishes
1953 The Cardician 192
Alex Elmsley Point of Departure Card placed between black Aces vanishes to magician's pocket
Related toAlso published here 1953 "Come a little closer..." 19
Franklin V. Taylor Frank's Vanish card vanish under handkerchief, scotch tape
1954 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 298) 1193
Stanley Palm Ghost Cards packet vanishes beneath handkerchief with funny (?) presentation
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 60
Mariano Palhinha Wherizit three cards with money card in middle held by spectator beneath handkerchief, money card vanishes
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 62
Stanley Collins, Cy Endfield Aces for Connoisseurs Collins Aces
Variations 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 46
Ken Brooke Presentation of the Vanishing Card Case and Cards case vanishes, is produced from pocket, deck vanishes and is produced from case
1956 Unconventional Magic 33
Edward Marlo Card Vanishes from Small Packet
1956 Action Palm 10
Edward Marlo Vanish from Packet vanishing a card from a packet of five, "Red and Blue Effect"
1957 The Tabled Palm 32
Bert Allerton Transcendence biddle trick, stolen card is forced to a second spectator
1958 The Close-Up Magician 27
Edward Marlo Third Example a card vanishes from a small packet
1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 40
James Steranko Aces in Abstraction Chapter Ten, A Lesson in Extraordinary Card Technique
  • Part One: Aces and Kings removed, Kings shuffled back, Aces placed in deck reversed, when deck is spread the Kings are face up and Aces have vanished
  • Part Two: Kings placed in row, deck placed on each and they change to Aces
1960 Steranko on Cards 67
James Steranko Card Eclipse Chapter Eleven, "The Ultimate in Color Change Routines
three routined changes on top of deck, then card vanishes from hand and reappears in deck
1960 Steranko on Cards 76
James Steranko Saliva Vanish reversed card vanishes
1960 Steranko on Cards 89
Cliff Green The Evaporating Aces different vanish for each aces
1961 Professional Card Magic 92
Cliff Green The Vanish signed card vanishes from face of pack, reappears in pocket
1961 Professional Card Magic 58
Cliff Green The Vanish Absolute from face
1961 Professional Card Magic 60
Max Malini Vanish of the Pack while moving chair
1962 Malini and His Magic 72
Frank Garcia The Apex Ace Aces vanish on pack, Ace of Spades comes to top three times, aces reappear face up
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 88
Al Leech Lost and Found Aces Aces vanish and reappear at face of four packets
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 195
Unknown Card Vanish reversed on bottom, displayed in batches and put underneath reversed
1962 Close-up Card Magic 196
Edward Marlo A Marlo Miracle card vanishes via double push-off deal
1962 Estimation 64
Unknown Card Vanish Display showing that a card is missing by displaying cards in groups
1962 Close-up Card Magic 226
Dai Vernon Slow Motion Card Vanish
1962 Early Vernon 29
Dai Vernon Another Smear gum from envelope
1962 Early Vernon 55
Don Tanner The Houdini Card using a card box, card in envelope is placed in box vanishes
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 50
Don Tanner Card in Orange - Cigarette card vanish from card box, brief
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 56
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Favourite Four Aces Trick
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 165
Nate Leipzig Slap Four Ace Routine Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Related toVariations 1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 42
Al Leech Pseudo Boomerang invisible flight into pack
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 50
Al Leech Double Vanish on the pack
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 48
Al Leech Four Ace Vanish not visual
Variations 1965 Super Card Man Stuff 23
Al Leech Vanishing Card card is rubbed, changes color, vanishes
1965 Super Card Man Stuff 12
George Davenport To Vanish a Deck of Cards
1966 The Topit Handbook 11
Roy Walton Conspicuous Consumption two odd-backed jacks (cannibals) eat four missionaries (aces), on top of deck, second deal
Related to Feb. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 4) 84
Harry Lorayne Vice Triumphant four jacks vanish from deck, reappear in pocket, story presentation
1967 Deck-Sterity 135
Edward Marlo Vanishing Aces one at a time, then found one at a time
1967 Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Riffle Finale) 7
Piet Forton Color Change Aces Aces appear one by one in packet of blue backed cards, blue backed cards disappear, then Aces change into red backs
1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 9
Piet Forton, Remo Inzani, Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Four Disappearing Queens Change Visibly To Four Aces
Related toAlso published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 10
Piet Forton Lucky Seven Routine Four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 14
Karl Fulves Prelude explaining "dealing heavy" to audience, then surplus card vanishes
Aug. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 114
Jimmy Kater Deck to Pocket Ditch
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 65
Don Nielson Sense of Touch comedy routine with cards, case and knife in bag, with a jumbo card, p. 241 for further reference, p. 246 for idea by Robert Eagle
Related to
  • Milbourne Christopher in Hugard's Magic Monthly, March 1946
VariationsAlso published here
Nov. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 1) 217
Edward Marlo The Acrobatic Vanish from small packet reversed into pack
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 59
Piet Forton Glückszahl 7 four Sevens produced, vanished and reappear in deck
Also published here 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 13
Edward Marlo Card Vanish Supreme two methods
Inspired byRelated to 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 111
Edward Marlo Saliva Card Vanish
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 95
Edward Marlo The Called for Vanish any named card is missing from deck
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 103
Edward Marlo Improved Named Vanish any named card is missing from deck, sticky substance, four methods
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 116
Edward Marlo The Gone Ghost silk over deck, glorpy type movement, then selection (ghost) gone
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 42
Roy Walton The Cannibal Cards four aces and two jacks, vanish and appearance, on top of deck, second deal
Related to 1969 The Devil's Playthings 36
Roy Walton Cannibal Cards with Colour Change Ending
1969 The Devil's Playthings 37
Alan Keith Sock it to Me aces reappear sticking out of four vest pockets (duplicates)
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 125
Edward Marlo Stanley Collins Ace Vanish Variation
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 151
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Vanishing Deck deck placed in metal box, silk vanished, deck vanished except selection and silk in box too
Winter 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3rd Folio) 300
Edward Marlo "Over Here, Of Course!" face-up/face-down packet, selection vanishes, reappears face up
Inspired by
  • "Where Has It Gone" (Hideo Kato, Genii, Sept. 1969)
Related toVariations
1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 63
Alex Elmsley Point of Departure reprinted from reference, see also p. 320
Related toVariations Dec. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 2) 309
Alton Sharpe Impossible Card Vanish card vanishes from pay envelope, slit at bottom
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 36
Larry Jennings The Turncoat ace of spades vanishes, turns over, changes back, ... in small packet
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 44
George Lee Single Card Vanish below post card
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 152
Aldini, Joe Berg, Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Supremonition Freely named card is found vanished from the deck, Joker then changes into selection
1969 Roughingly Yours 46
Eddie Joseph Tacit Command chosen card completely vanishes from a packet, using mirage holdout
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 328
Eddie Joseph Silky Smooth Card Vanish with handkerchief, using mirage holdout
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 331
Ger Copper Fancy Change giant coin changes to card case, deck removed and case vanishes
1970 Magic from Holland 5
Edward Marlo The Surprise Packet card in named hand shown indifferent during poker deal, they change into Aces, possible follow-up to Collins Aces
1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 140
Roy Walton Gone To Earth card vanishes in packet an reappears
Inspired by
  • Hideo Kato's "Where Has It Gone?" (Genii Sept 1970)
1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 187
Paul Swinford Added Thoughts on "Over Here, of Course!"
Inspired by 1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 189
Edward Marlo Fly Me To The Moon card vanishes in packet an reappears at chosen position, based on Hideo Kato's "Where Has It Gone?" (Genii Sept 1969), two methods
1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 189
Fred Lessor Nice Recovery four Aces vanish in sandwiches, reappear in deck via spelling
Variations 1970 Epilogue (Issue 9) 67
Edward Marlo Vanishing Eleven eleven cards vanish, selection remains, lapping
Related to
  • Ibidem No. 24
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 153
Paul Sweetman PoD Addition travelling stamp
Inspired by Feb. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 4) 320
Karl Fulves As A Vanish placing sticky card next to selection with faro, also rough-smooth method
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue First Supplement) 53
Edward Marlo Wet Line Vanish or Control selection vanishes or is controlled, saliva handling
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 88
Edward Marlo Fingertip Vanish fingertip peeked card vanishes, double index card
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 95
Edward Marlo Pre-Determined Four - Fourth Effect A Fingertip Peeked card vanishes, waxed corner short
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 107
Edward Marlo The Vanishing Card peeked card vanishes, reappears at chosen number, saliva
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 116
Edward Marlo Vanishing Card a chosen card vanishes from amongst a packet of five cards, lapping
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 153
Matt Corin The Cannibal Cards routine claimed by Wesley James, see references
Related toVariations 1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 2) 15
Edward Marlo Blank Ace Assembly suggestion of doing ace assembly with aces and blank cards
1971 Those Wild, Wild Aces 6
Roger Smith K-S Vanish handling for method 4 of Marlo reference
Inspired by 1971 The K-S Control System 9
Allan Ackerman Minuscule Deck prediction with deck vanish (and optional reproduction), inspired by Kosky routine from Talisman, Nov. 1970
Variations 1971 The Esoterist 8
Karl Fulves Swallow the Leader Ace assembly, then Aces vanish
1971 Epilogue (Issue 11) 85
Sam Leo Horowitz 3-Card Princess as finale in last phase the other two vanish, see also p. 476
Related to Autumn 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5th Folio) 446
Jon Racherbaumer Last-Minute Departure
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 28
Roy Walton Jefferson's Jest card vanishes from plastic envelope
Inspired byVariations 1971 Cardboard Charades 27
Karl Fulves Future Minus odd backed card underneath cardboard, another card signed is put underneath as well, they become one signed odd-backed card
Related toVariations 1971 The Book of Numbers 39
Karl Fulves Future Minus prediction is placed between sandwich cards, selection as well, they turn out to be the same
  • A Variation in Handling
Inspired by 1971 The Book of Numbers — Supplementary Notes 12
Frank Garcia Hide and Seek Kings kings vanish, ladies appear in between
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 57
Bob Stencel Cannibal Cards two cards vanish between the four cannibals, see p. 608 for correction
Inspired by
  • "The Cannibals and the Missionaries" (Alex Elmsley)
Dec. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 2) 573
Unknown The Pack Vanishes all cards vanish except two selections
1972 The Living End 84
Walter Rollins, Jerry Mentzer Unexpected Surprise four of five cards vanish, with odd-backed card variation
Related to 1972 Card Cavalcade 31
Francis Haxton Nice Recovery - 2 four aces vanish in sandwiches, reappear in deck via spelling, stand-up handling
Inspired by 1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 149
Sam Schwartz A.E.-I.O.U.
Variations 1972 Epilogue (Issue 14) 109
Bob Baxter Rising & Vanishing Card under handkerchief
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 103
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Vanish prayer vanish
1972 Epilogue (Issue 14) 111
Karl Fulves Gaffed Cards new type of flap card to vanish a card
1972 Mexican Monte 17
Billy McComb Eye-Level, One-Man Card Vanish gimmick, similar to Vernon
Related to 1972 I Did It My Way 6
Unknown Traveling Cards Vanish hiding a card while running through the deck
1972 The Living End 19
Lin Searles Cannibal Jacks
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 669
Lin Searles More Cannibals
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 673
Jerry K. Hartman A La Card Cannibal Cards, card placed between Queens disappears
1973 Means & Ends 17
Roy Walton Return of the Cannibals six cards between cannibal cards
1973 Card Script 42
Frank Garcia Vanishing Deck two card located, deck under handkerchief, rest vanishes, lapping
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 50
Unknown Now You See 'Em four of a kind vanishes from pack and reappears face up in centre
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 122
Karl Fulves Four Gone 4&4, oil and water type routine, unequal transpo kicker
Variations 1973 Notes From Underground 53
Jerry K. Hartman Invisible Cut Plot change to Al Leech's Lost and Found Aces
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 23
Jerry K. Hartman Four-Gone Delusion III Four Kings vanish one by one, reappear next to Queens
1973 Means & Ends 26
Simon Aronson Vise Versa 1 signed selection from sandwich to other sandwich in deck
1973 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 61
Simon Aronson Vise Versa 2 signed selection from sandwich to other sandwich in deck
1973 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 62
Karl Fulves Ghost Of A Chance selection disappears from hat, betting theme, two methods
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 75
Karl Fulves The Looking Glass Aces five cards with Joker, which changes to four aces one at a time and vanishes, for credits see reference
Related to 1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 22
Karl Fulves Card Vanishes from Envelope see Note 2
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 75
Karl Fulves One As Two gaffed
1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 44
Karl Fulves The Portable Indice gaffed
1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 45
Lin Searles Impossible Location out-of-hand selection (203rd force), card vanishes and reappears in deck
Related to Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 665
Martin Gardner Gardner Vanish see also p. 668
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 665
Edward Marlo The Invisible Toss reappears in the deck at specific position, featuring the Deep Face-Up Switch
Related toVariations 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 79
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #6 packet of cards put under handkerchief, pulled away, cards have vanished, in sleeve
Also published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 790
Edward Marlo No Future Plus two selections with different back are placed underneath a magazine, the become one card
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 200
Mike Rogers Minus One odd backed card underneath cardboard, another card signed is put underneath as well, they become one signed odd-backed card
Inspired by 1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 184
Jeff Busby Whispering Joker five cards with joker, joker whispers selection which then vanishes, double facer
1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 208
Paul Curry The Drawback Vanish with the aid of the drawback double lift
1974 Paul Curry Presents 41
Karl Fulves Heavy Traffic prediction vanishes from between two jacks twice, then the chosen card appears between the jacks
Related toVariations 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 2
Joseph Dunninger, Walter B. Gibson The Spaced-Out Card peeked card vanishes form deck
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 107) 531
Rick Johnsson Cannibal Cards
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 148
Karl Fulves They're Cannibals with only two cannibal cards, two methods
1975 Methods with Cards - Part 3 195
Karl Fulves Kannibal Kards - Phase Three card vanishes between jacks on deck
1975 Kannibal Kards 3
Karl Fulves Kannibal Kards - Phase Four four jacks become three, then two, then one, single card placed in center comes back to top with other jacks
Related to 1975 Kannibal Kards 3
Karl Fulves Return Of The Joker two cannibals change to joker
1975 Kannibal Kards 5
Karl Fulves Other Suggestions (A) 2&2 oil and water
(B), (C) & (D) suggestions for cannibal themed tricks
1975 Kannibal Kards 7
Karl Fulves Going.... Aces vanish one at a time on deck, credit information
Variations May 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 7) 959
Francis Carlyle The Stanley Collins - Carlyle Ace Trick aces reappear in named hand
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 9
Edward Marlo Cased-In Disappearance lapping from case, see also page 10 of 21st Century Card Magic
Variations 1975 Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 49
Roger Smith The Out of Sight Card Miracle "invisible deck" trick with verbal force of selection and ungaffed deck
1975 Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 1 3
Unknown An Easy Reverse card in ten-card packet chosen, cards shown one by one, it vanished, reappears reversed in packet
Related to 1975 New and Novel Knowledge 47
Roger Smith The Card That Went Poof - Again card peeked in IF condition, later selection is shown to have vanished and then it reappears
Variations 1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 11
Jon Racherbaumer No Force Vanish & Recovery two cards vanish in deck and reappear, roughed deck, see also Fulves' Jumping Gemini
Related to 1975 Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 11
Karl Fulves Approaching Zero "negative ace assembly", aces vanish one at a time without deck, lapping
1975 Methods with Cards - Part 3 190
Roger Smith Two Cards That Went Poof two cards peeked in IF condition are shown to have vanished
Inspired by 1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 12
Martin A. Nash Down the Garden Path from queens to deck, see p. 443 for additional crediting
1975 Ever So Sleightly 74
Jerry Mentzer Last Minute Arrival
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 30
Edward Marlo, Arthur Finley The Missing Hour twelve cards, selection vanishes, two methods
Variations 1975 Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 25
Dai Vernon Card Vanish Card that was peeked at vanishes from deck , uses saliva
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 220
Rick Johnsson, Jerry Mentzer Push Down Vanish four cards, one vanishes
1975 New and Novel Knowledge 8
Roger Smith The Card That Went Poof and Was Gone card peeked in IF condition, later selection has vanished
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 2
Jerry K. Hartman Easy Go Card Tunnel, card vanishes as it is pushed in perpendicular to the deck
Inspired by 1975 Card Fare 1
Wesley James Cannibal Cards with credit information
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 283
Wesley James Cannibal Coin cannibal cards phase with a coin
Variations 1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 285
Karl Fulves Captured effect variation
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 294
Alex Elmsley Elmsley's Cannibals including credit information on the plot by Pete Biro
1976 Epilogue (Issue Special No 4) 295
Jon Racherbaumer Cannibal Card Issue general comments
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 128
Gene Castillon Colorful Cannibals odd-backed cannibal cards
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 129
Jon Racherbaumer Real Gone Missionaries odd-backed
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 131
Unknown Cannibal Climax cards with cut out centers
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 135
Pete Biro The Cannibal Cards
1976 The Ascanio Spread 17
Karl Fulves Card Problems - (1) deck wrapped in newspaper, card stabbed with knife, rest of deck vanishes, posed as problem
1976 Interlocutor (Issue 10) 38
Edward Marlo Improved Procedure for the Invisible Toss card is tossed "invisibly" at the right position
Inspired by 1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 197
Nick Trost, Stewart Judah Card Elimination Card vanishes from deck, then appears face up in the deck later
Also published here 1976 Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 22
Bob Haines Four Gone Conclusion two selected cards, four top cards are shown to be all alike, two of the disappear, the two left are now the selected cards
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 9) 256
Paul Harris La La's Lu Lu three Aces travel from Ace packet into deck one by one, last Ace travels from deck to other three Aces under spectator's hand
Variations 1976 Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 29
Edward Marlo The Vanish method for Vanishing a Sandwiched Card
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 233
Dai Vernon Vernon Utility Move card vanishes from small packet, reappears reversed in middle of deck, card stolen from out-jogged packet on top underneath top card
Related to 1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 24
Jon Racherbaumer Pointing Up A Departure card vanishes in sandwich, reappears reversed in deck
Also published here 1976 Lecture Notes 1 7
Unknown 60 Seconds Flat No. 59, selection vanishes from deck and reappears in deck under table
1976 Self-Working Card Tricks 90
Rick Johnsson Fly Now - Pay Later credit card of spectator vanishes, pretending to do the boomerang card, ends up in wallet
1976 Practical Impossibilities 33
Edward Marlo A Slew of Cannibals
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 1
David Solomon Womens' Cannibal Liberation only two cannibal cards
Also published here 1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 3
Edward Marlo Cannibals-Cannibals
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 6
Peter Duffie, Roy Walton Canibal Land
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 11) 432
Stephen Minch Anthropophagic Jacks Jack put on card, card becomes blank with bone picture, more cards become blank between two Jacks, rubber-banded Three become miniature card, card with fly picture vanishes, Jacks transform in flap card case, partial rough-smooth
1977 Creations of a Magical Madman 11
Jean Faré Cased In Disappearance - Minus One Deck vanishes except for selection
Inspired by 1977 Card Tricks, French Style 19
Don Nielsen A Big Card card selected, deck in paper bag, jumbo card of selection removed, rest of deck vanishes
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 148
Roger Smith The Invisible Visible card apparently palmed invisibly off deck, then put back on deck and dealt off where it becomes visible again, second deal
Inspired by
  • recent item in The Linking Ring
1977 Innovative Magic No. 2 21
Roger Smith The Card That Went in the Deck on Top card put reversed in center is claimed to travel invisibly to top, becomes visible when dealt off the deck, second deal
1977 Innovative Magic No. 2 21
Paul Curry Half Gone half of the deck vanishes from a handkerchief
Also published here 1977 Special Effects 1
Karl Fulves Limbo named four-of-a-kind vanishes from deck, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 22
Karl Fulves Recalled top card of one half changes into named ace when covered with fanned other half, other three Aces vanished, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 39
Roger Smith Surprise Extra! black Jacks on table, card placed between them vanishes, Jacks become red Aces, in deck is the reversed selection with a black Jack on either side, two methods
1977 Surprise Extra 1
A. Berkeley Davis Palm Spoof card vanishes an reappears with palm presentation, ten vanish
1977 Card Cavalcade Four 90
Karl Fulves Psi/bernetics clean vanish of a selection, sucker element, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 8
Karl Fulves Evilopes five cards and envelopes, spectator paper clips one card, all in envelopes, selection vanishes from envelope leaving clip behind
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 10
Karl Fulves Oblivion loading into shirt (between buttons)
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 20
Karl Fulves Boggled card vanishes with fun sucker presentation about the spectator taking a card from between the aces and pushing it magic thrust like between to aces, sleeving
1977 Impromptu Holdouts 23
Stephen Minch A Light Fandango selection rises from fan, wiggles and goes back down, then vanishes from deck
1977 Creations of a Magical Madman 37
Stanley Collins Collins Glide Display
1978 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 11) 2
Simon Lovell, Ron Wilson Atomic E.S.P. joker changes to selected card, deck vanishes from case
Also published here 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 614
Ron Wilson The Vanishing Deck
Also published here 1978 Lecture Notes 8
Ken Krenzel The Vanishing Collectors cards between aces vanish and reappear
1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 209
Allan Ackerman EvaporACEtion
Variations 1978 Here's My Card 24
Paul Harris The Incredible Tap Dancing Aces (La La's Lu Lu Re-Vamped), Aces vanish and reappear, using the pack
Inspired byVariations 1978 Las Vegas Close-Up 92
Simon Lovell Handy Aces selected card disappears between the four Aces and reappears face up in the deck
Inspired byAlso published here 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 9) 577
Allan Ackerman Easy Off Pips at the end the card is blank and vanishes, gaffed
Inspired by 1978 Here's My Card 13
Allan Ackerman Roll Over Card Vanish bare handed
Variations 1978 Here's My Card 46
Looy Simonoff Kenomental fair selection is marked on face. two possible effects: card is found by spectator from back or vanishes from deck
Apr. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 41
Ross Bertram The Blackstone "Birdcage" Card Vanish
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 70