849 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Transposition / Ace Assembly
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Unknown Having made Four Packets of Cards with an Ace at the bottom of each, to bring all Four Aces into whichever Packet the Company may choose faced deck and alternative method
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 91
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 Die Eintracht der Damen card chosen, then three more cards chosen and the match, then assembly with four double facers
Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 52
Unknown Die vier Asse auf Reisen
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 24
Unknown Palm-Addition Packet Switch five cards added to tabled Aces, put on deck and dealt off again, next card shown as it is not an Ace
Nov. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 165
C. Vogel Die unzertrennlichen vier Damen four Queens placed on four packets and assembled, the Queens travel together in the deck, with variation
July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 100
Unknown Die wandernden vier Buben No. 11, four indifferent cards under hat, four Jacks on table in a row, three cards on each Jack, they vanish and are now under hat, four double facers
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 84
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Könige "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste V."
card thought of, three cards chosen from a chosen packet, another card quickly taken out of pocketed deck by spectator, assembly, three double facers
Related toAlso published here June 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 84
S. W. Erdnase The Exclusive Coterie
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 172
Charles Bertram The Four-Ace Trick for more details see reference
Related to 1902 The Modern Conjurer 124
Carl Willmann Die vereinten Asse three extra Aces
Variations Sep. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 9) 131
Unknown Das magische Kaffeekränzchen assembly with Queens and three divided cards, then packets dealt out again, Queen placed with three indifferent (the divided) cards, other Queens vanish and reappear in packet
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 123
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das dreiblättrige Kleeblatt three Queens, each covered with two cards, one packet freely chosen and Queens assemble in it, divided and double facer
Oct. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 10) 156
Unknown The Four Ace Trick First Method, three extra Aces
Inspired by 1909 The Art of Magic 213
Unknown Second Method
1909 The Art of Magic 215
Unknown Third Method using cards with cloth-colored backs, black art
1909 The Art of Magic 216
Nate Leipzig Fifth Method aces signed
1909 The Art of Magic 218
Unknown Fourth Method three double facers
1909 The Art of Magic 217
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Macht des Gedanken spectator selects three cards which match prediction, then assembly, four double facers
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 58
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Vier Könige card thought of, then a spectator extracts it from pocket, three matching cards found, then assembly, four double facers
Related toAlso published here 1910 Kartenkünste 69
Stanley Collins The Omega Ace Experiment ace assembly, one packet sealed in envelop, with a card stand for better visibility, duplicates
1915 Original Magical Creations 25
Unknown Glide False Count with extra card
1915 Original Magical Creations 33
Charles T. Jordan Our Friends, the Aces No. 21, Conus-type gag phase, Aces vanish from three piles, but there are Jokers in fourth pile, they change back to Aces, duplicate Ace and four Jokers
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 59
Charles T. Jordan The Amazing Aces No. 1, four face-down cards put aside, Aces placed into four piles, they vanish are are the face-down cards
1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 2
Charles T. Jordan The Pinochle Ace Trick No. 4, eight aces from Pinochle deck, packets are formed and eliminated by throwing dice, aces travel to one packet
1920 Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 10
Charles T. Jordan The Mystery of the Aces with quarters, not small packets
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 29
Charles T. Jordan The Aces Again
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 30
Jack Merlin Four Ace Trick bottom deal method
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 9
Jack Merlin My Favorite Four Ace Trick three double faced ace, McDonalds Aces
1927/28 Merlin's Master Miracles 12
Oswald Rae The Four Aces with Conradi's Giant Cards, brief description
1929 More Practical Patter 24
Graham Adams A Four Ace Experiment assembly with no switch at the beginning, using cull shuffles
1931 Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 25
Laurie Ireland The Four Jacks four Jacks on table, one covered with three cards, others lost in deck, assemble
Variations 1931 Ireland Writes a Book 22
Stewart James The Simplicity Four Ace Trick
Also published here 1933 More "Eye-Openers" 6
Ralph W. Hull The Jumping Jacks four Jacks on table, one covered with three cards, others lost in deck, assemble
Inspired by 1933 More "Eye-Openers" 11
Theodore Annemann The Devil's Four Aces signed Aces, three long duplicates, packets put in glasses
1934 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 2) 5
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
Al Baker Another Four-Ace Trick! more stand up, one packet in a glass
Variations 1935 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 106
Theodore Annemann Four Aces on the Stage with four spectators on stage, three extra aces, short deck
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 60
Francis Carlyle Francis Carlyle Aces
Related to 1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 150
Unknown French's Extraordinary Aces faced deck, banded deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 172
Unknown Another Simplicity Four Ace Trick
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 356
Unknown The Four Aces three double facers
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 132
Unknown The Four Kings stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 269
Unknown The Four Aces stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 274
Billy O'Connor The Limit Four Ace Trick seven aces are used
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 295
Louis Lam Four-Aceious six double facers
1937 Watch Me Closely 16
Robert Parrish An Improved Four Ace Routine four double facers (three with Aces, one additional)
1937 You'd be Surprised 33
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
Charles T. Jordan Like Seeks Like Ace assembly with four hats, "A trick which makes use of the back palm as a secret sleight."
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 344
Stewart James Simplicity Four Ace Trick
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 355
Unknown The Great Pearl Mystery story presentation
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 358
Unknown Parade of the Queens
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 359
Jess Kelly The Four Aces
1938 Greater Magic 361
Dai Vernon Aces for Experts
1938 Greater Magic 363
Lu Brent Flighty Aces chosen pile sealed in envelop, using twelve extra aces
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 307
Sam Leo Horowitz The Four Aces double backer
1938 Greater Magic 351
Stewart James The Four Aces a bit convoluted
VariationsAlso published here 1938 Greater Magic 355
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Aces aces change to kings, reappear somewhere else and the queens show up as well, begins like a regular ace assembly
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 365
Dr. William Bates Subconscious Mystery one of four cards marked, shuffled in four piles, spectator choses pile with marked cards, dressing for Ace Assembly
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1938) 321
Louis Lam "Mysterioso" ... A Most Sensational Four Ace Trick
Inspired by 1939 Be Deceived 14
Fred Rothenberg The Redhill Four Aces with jumbo cards, rough-smooth substitute with holes cut out and discs on other cards that fit in
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 41
Tom Sellers A Four Ace Move see also Daley Notebook Item 13
Related to 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 414
Charles Bertram Anent the Bertram Aces
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 239
Jack Merlin Merlin's "Lost" Ace Trick
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 233
Charlie Miller The Charles Miller Aces Nomad style
1940 Expert Card Technique 258
Charlie Miller The Nomad Aces for credit information see reference
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 256
Unknown Ace Affinity
1940 Expert Card Technique 234
Unknown Le Temps Four Aces
1940 Expert Card Technique 248
Stanley Collins Those Aces fair preliminary actions
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 118) 697
Unknown The Mechanical Four Aces three double facers
1940 Expert Card Technique 353
Unknown The Radioactive Aces three double facers
1940 Expert Card Technique 356
Oscar Weigle Not at These Prices! ace assembly started but instead of aces gag message appears on cards
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 99) 607
R. M. Jamison Birds of a Feather ace assembly, then a queen is put in pocket and three Queens in deck, they jump to pocket
1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 35
Charles Arbuthnot, Ralph Schugar Grimaces three double facers
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 143) 805
Frederick Braue The Braue Aces aces distributed in pack come together
1941 The Stripper Deck 31
Bruce Elliott Parade of the Lamas using Lama cards
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 127) 733
Lu Brent Together Again three duplicate aces
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 12) 45
Edward Marlo Annemann's Aces Disregarded transpo, transformation combo
Inspired by 1942 Let's See the Deck 19
Edward Marlo Aces in Reverse
Variations 1942 Let's See the Deck 15
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ace Layout
1943 Tricks and Sleights 28
Dr. William Bates Subconscious Mystery one of four cards marked, shuffled in four piles, spectator choses pile with marked cards, dressing for Ace Assembly
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 32
Bill Morton, Orville Wayne Meyer Greatest Four Ace Trick three double facer
Apr. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 11) 45
R. M. Jamison Jumbo Four Ace Routine McDonald aces with jumbo cards
July 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 2) 59
Unknown Ace Vanish gaffed
Apr. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 11) 45
Bruce Elliott Parade of the Lamas with three jokers

1945 My Best 43
Lu Brent Flighty Aces
Related to 1945 My Best 127
Gerald Lynton Kaufman The King Can Do No Wrong
1945 My Best 142
Orville Wayne Meyer The Greatest Four Ace Trick McDonalds Aces
1945 My Best 147
R. M. Jamison The Jumping Jacks leader card is on top of the deck
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 88) 359
Edward Marlo Ace Assembly
Also published here 1945 Off the Top 24
Arthur H. Buckley The Hindu Aces Experiment No. 42 - ace production followed by assembly
Variations 1946 Card Control 211
Unknown Gathering of the Clan Nomad style
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 102
Unknown Rex Card Mystery three double facers
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 79
Unknown Simple Four-Ace Routine
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 115
Edward Marlo Simplex Aces palming eliminated from Simple Aces
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 117
Unknown The Conjurer's Four-Ace Mystery three double facers
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 146
U. F. Grant Four-Ace Routine aces with twelve indifferent cards are mixed and dealt in four piles, aces in spectator's pile
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 119
Edward Marlo One-At-A-Time Aces
Also published here 1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 138
Jack Yeager The Yeager Four Ace Trick self-working, dealing three cards on each ace, putting piles together and dealing again, chosen heap contains aces
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 16
Paul LePaul The Hand Picked Aces bluff spacing in fan
Related toVariations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 199
Unknown The Three Friendly Queens One Queen on top, one Queen in middle, one queen on bottom. The deck is cut, all three queens are together in the deck
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 31
Unknown A Famous Four-Ace Trick One Ace placed on top, one Ace placed on bottom, two Aces placed in middle of the deck. They assemble together in the middle.
1949 Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 32
Lin Searles The Fair Deal Aces T formation layout is fair, then each packet has to go back to the deck
1950 Lucky Aces 1
Charles Nagle, Stewart James Traveling Aces No. 4, Ace assembly (with a touch of Follow the Leader), effect and method identical to Simplicity Four Ace Trick by Stewart James
Also published here 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 13
Lu Brent Flighty Aces No. 50, Ace Assembly, aces travel from envelope to join leader ace in other envelope
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 89
Dai Vernon Slow-Motion Four Aces two methods
Variations 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 2) 90
Lin Searles The Four by Twelve Aces
1950 Lucky Aces 5
Edward Marlo Sudden Aces three Aces lost in deck, appear with leader Aces
1951 Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 3
Tom Ransom Racing Aces! four aces marked with an X on the back, covered each with three cards, aces vanish and appear in pocket, vanishing ink
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 232) 928
Edward Marlo Platform Aces with glasses, ungaffed and duplicate method
1953 The Cardician 37
Edward Marlo Logical Faced Aces faced deck
1953 The Cardician 82
Unknown, Wally Dean Those Four Aces classic ace assembly, with follow up idea by Wally Dean
1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 61
Edward Marlo Effect Seven magician cuts to Aces, three cards on each, Aces vanish, reappear in deck, three double facers
1953 Unlimited 24
Unknown McDonalds Aces brief
1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 72
Edward Marlo Four Ace Vanish featuring four different vanishes
1953 The Cardician 166
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Peng Peng ace vanish sequence in spectator's hand
1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 69
Edward Marlo The Follow Up Aces Aces lost in deck come to top
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 91
Cy Endfield Slow-Motion Ace Trick
Related to 1953 Classic Secrets of Magic 74
Del Ray, Edward Marlo The Royal Assembly using Jacks, Kings, Queens and Aces
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954) 5
J. Stewart Smith The Four Aces
1955 One More Thought on Cards 10
Edward Marlo Challenge to You from Edward Marlo! description of three routines, no explanation
1. The Separating Aces
2. The New Elevator
3. Real Gone Aces
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 334) 144
Cy Endfield The Single Flight of the Aces
Related to 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part III 28
Edward Marlo Bluff Ace Assembly
VariationsAlso published here 1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 43
Don Alan It Can't Be... three phase routine
  • Aces on table, spectator thinks of Ace, Ace pocketed, it's thought Ace, other aces are also
found in pocket, cards on table are indifferent cards
  • MacDonalds Aces, spectator sits on fourth packet
  • four Aces in performers pocket change places with four indifferent cards in spectators pocket
Related to 1956 Pretty Sneaky 12
Edward Marlo Ace Assembly Application for last Ace in Assembly
1956 Action Palm 12
Edward Marlo Ace Assembly Application
1956 Action Palm 20
Edward Marlo Vanishing Ace Theory
1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 166
Edward Marlo Aces & Deuces
1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 166
Lu Brent Together Again Ace Assembly type of routine, uses duplicates
1956 Fifteen Star Card Effects 13
Edward Marlo Real Gone Aces
  • Additional Notes on Real Gone Aces
  • Swindle Aces Ideas
  • For Use in Real Gone Aces (Ace Layout)
1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 160
Edward Marlo Direct Rear Palm as top card is placed openly to bottom
Related to 1957 The Tabled Palm 31
Lin Searles The Basic Plot
1958 Ultimate Aces 2
Lin Searles The Covered Vanish with red-blue double backer
1958 Ultimate Aces 7
Lin Searles The Ultimate Aces odd-backed Ace assembly
1958 Ultimate Aces 4
Dai Vernon McDonald's $100 Routine three double facers
Variations 1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 26
Charlie Miller Fifteen Card Trick Routine - 10 one-handed, otherwise standard
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 22
Charlie Miller Variation of a Jack Merlin Effect three four-of-a-kinds kicker, bottom deals
Related to 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 62
Edward Marlo Ace Vanish and Transfer points A and B
1961 Card Switches 46
Charlie Miller The Jest of the Joker or "The Joker Is A Diakka", joker placed aside, ace with three x cards on table, other aces vanish, pile becomes four jokers, joker becomes ace, then pile becomes aces again
Variations 1961 An Evening with Charlie Miller 18
Dai Vernon The Four blue backed Aces
1961 Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 5
Walter E. Cummings Take me to Your Leader other three Ace packets are cut into deck, crimped Aces
Also published here 1962 Close-up Card Magic 48
Bill Simon, Paul Curry 1-2-3-4
1962 Close-up Card Magic 231
Harry Lorayne 4-3-2-1 variation in the layout
1962 Close-up Card Magic 236
Harry Lorayne Ambitious Aces
1962 Close-up Card Magic 264
Dai Vernon The Vernon Four Aces Nomad style
1962 Early Vernon 35
Edward Marlo Another Exchange Procedure
1962 The K. M. Move 11
Edward Marlo K. M. Move as a Passer - First Idea showing aces to have backs, even though three double facers are used
1962 The K. M. Move 14
Trevor H. Hall, Jochen Zmeck Ein R.-G.-Vierastrick partial rough-smooth
1962 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil II 27
Edward Marlo K. M. Move Follow Up Aces setting up
Inspired byVariations 1962 The K. M. Move 11
Edward Marlo Quick Acembly "Second Effect", three Aces buried, top three cards placed on last Ace, they change into Aces
1962 Tilt! 9
Terry Nosek The Four Fours glide and redeal
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 27
Karl Fulves And Then There Were None Problems with Cards - No. Four
Ace assembly with five cards (Aces and indifferent), a bit like dumbed-down Open Travelers
Related toVariations Sep. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 55
Karl Fulves And Then There Were None assembly with only five cards, solution
Inspired by Dec. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 69
Francis Haxton Last Word Four Aces spectator chooses Leader Packet
Variations 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 186
Peter Kane Classic Ace Assembly
1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 10
Jack Avis Exchanged three of four Aces are switched
1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 6
Edward Marlo Direct Aces
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 108
Jon Racherbaumer Quad Aces, Acrobatically three Acrobatic Flap Cards, inspired by "Marlo's Aces" (New Tops) with half card gaffs
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 43
Theodore Annemann Four Ace Routine from "Annemann's $50 Manuscript" (ca. 1932)
aces change to kings, appear in chosen pile, queens assemble as well
Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 154
Jack Avis Gathering of the Clan
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 121
Edward Marlo Marlo's Nomad Aces see comment on page 165
1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 70
Roy Walton The X Plus One Ace Trick
1969 The Devil's Playthings 27
Alton Sharpe The Flying Queens rough-smooth queens
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 94
Aldini, Bruce Florek The Transverse Travelers Ace Assembly with odd backed Aces
1969 Roughingly Yours 9
Aldini Aces on Stand Ace assembly with cards propped on easel
1969 Roughingly Yours 18
Aldini Hydrogen Aces Ace Assembly
1969 Roughingly Yours 25
Edward Marlo Unbelievable Aces
Related to 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 145
Edward Marlo For Ace Transpositions getting Ace from one packet to another, four methods
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 144
Edward Marlo Setting up a packet exchange... for an assembly
1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 183
Edward Marlo the open double deal exchange for an assembly
1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 184
Russell T. Barnhart Circle of Darkness palming
1971 Reputation-Makers 146
Karl Fulves Swallow the Leader Ace assembly, then Aces vanish
1971 Epilogue (Issue 11) 85
Edward Marlo Almost Like Trick Cards
Inspired by
  • Marlo's "K.B.V. Aces" (MUM, December 1959)
Also published here
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 244
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
Peter Kane Jazz Aces
VariationsAlso published here 1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 8
Roy Walton Another Fine Mess court cards rearrange themselves, royal assembly meets follow the leader
1971 Cardboard Charades 37
Roger Smith Slow-Motion Ace Switch-A-Roo three methods
Inspired byVariations 1971 Revolutionary Card Compositions 1 1
Derek Dingle Blue Backed Aces
Variations 1971 ca. Dingle's Deceptions 1
Jerry Mentzer Quick Nomad Aces
1972 Card Cavalcade 94
Brother John Hamman The Elmsley Assembly
1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 61
Frank Garcia MacDonald's $100 Dollar Four Ace Trick featuring different vanishes, complicated initial switch
Variations 1972 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 1
Fred Kaps, Channing Pollock Zap Aces
Related to 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 83
Dai Vernon Variation
Inspired by 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 84
Wesley James L.S.D. Aces
Variations 1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 147
Ken Krenzel A 4-Ace Problem effect and conditions
Variations 1972 Epilogue (Issue 16) 146
Karl Fulves Double Cross poker presentation for Ace Assembly, aces apparently assemble in spectator's hand, but he gets kings and performer aces, see O. Henry Reference on p. 71
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 60
Frank Thompson Spectator-Challenge Aces
1973 Rim Shots 119
Edward G. Brown The Four Ace Trick
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 60
Lin Searles Face-Up Aces
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 663
Lin Searles An Ace Assembly
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 664
Lin Searles All Fair Aces
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 666
Jerry K. Hartman Four For All
1973 Means & Ends 18
Ken Beale Put Back Variation partial, for Ace Assembly
Related to 1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 109
Lenny Greenfader, William A. Morales Super-S Vanish ace vanish with double facer
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 154
Bob Elliott Bob Elliot's Vanish ace vanish with double facer
1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 155
Lin Searles Aces Up
Variations Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 670
Frank Garcia, Roger Smith O'Henry (Slow Motion) Four Aces
Inspired byVariations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 199
Lin Searles Mexicali Aces
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 668
Paul Swinford Fifty-Fifty Aces either assembly or elevator routine depending on which aces spectator chooses (jukebox)
1974 Card Cavalcade II 61
Paul Swinford, J. Stewart Smith Simplified Ace Assembly
1974 Card Cavalcade II 65
Paul Swinford, Edward Marlo Advanced Ace Assembly
Inspired by 1974 Card Cavalcade II 67
Philip T. Goldstein secA ruoF three phases, two times standard ace assembly, then Aces transform into Kings in leader pile and Aces are reversed in deck
VariationsAlso published here 1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 6
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #2 done one-handed
Also published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 789
Stewart Judah McDonald Aces three double facers
Autumn 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10th Folio (Part One)) 807
Peter Kane Jazz Aces
Also published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 123
Peter Kane Jazz Aces Variation with four quarters of a jumbo card
Also published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 125
Roger Divella A Different Sound using blank cards with colored dots
Also published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 125
Jerry Mentzer Jazz Combo mentioning the combination of Jazz Aces with Elevator Aces, Oil and Water, ...
Related to 1974 Card Cavalcade II 131
Martin A. Nash $10,000 Ace Routine McDonald's Aces without gaffs
1975 Ever So Sleightly 118
Russell T. Barnhart Four Ace Assembly No. 13
1975 The Master Palm 70
Francis Carlyle Vanish for Stanley Collins Aces glide
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 10
Rick Johnsson, Jerry Mentzer Push Down Vanish four cards, one vanishes
1975 New and Novel Knowledge 8
Martin A. Nash Kings and Aces Bamboozle ace transformation kicker
1975 Ever So Sleightly 102
Peter Kane The Chink-a-Chink Aces four piles in square formation with aces on top, O. Henry finish
1975 A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 5
Jerry K. Hartman Ace Backwards
Inspired by
  • "O.Henry Aces" (Trevor Lewis, The New Pentagram)
1975 Card Fare 18
Peter Kane The Blue Angels
1975 A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 11
Peter Kane Disassembly odd-backed
1975 A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 16
Ken Krenzel Progressive Aces two methods
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 2) 253
Walt Lees My Blue Ac-es with red and blue cards, inspired by Nick Trost's "Four Red Backed Aces"
Related to 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 70
Michael Austin My Blue Ac-es Again five aces as a kicker
Related to 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 9) 108
Dan Tong Tong's Aces
1975 Card Cavalcade 3 165
Roger Smith Four Aces - One At a Time - Easily
1975 Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 1 1
Derek Dingle Slow Motion MacDonald two double facers
Related to 1975 (ca.) Additional Deceptions 17
Henry Christ All Fair Four Ace Effect
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 70
Edward Marlo Ace Assembly Application
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 53
Edward Marlo Almost Like Gaffed Cards
Inspired by
  • Marlo's "K.B.V. Aces" (MUM, December 1959)
Also published here
1976 Lecture Notes 1 10
Edward Marlo Duck and Pull especially useful with double facer
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 90
Edward Marlo New Card Add deck or packet
1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 98
Philip T. Goldstein Relative Interchange Ace to Four of clubs and indifferent cards, transpose one at a time
Inspired byRelated to 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #4) 922
Darwin Ortiz, Marvin Johnson Magician's Sleeper Aces Hitchcock Aces
Variations 1976 Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 80
Edward Marlo, David Solomon "Technicolor" Succession Aces odd backed Progressive Ace Assembly
Variations 1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 121
Edward Marlo Succession Aces thorough study, impromptu and gaffed methods
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 73
Dai Vernon Slow Motion Ace Assembly
1976 The First California Lecture 13
Philip T. Goldstein Umpteenth Aces
Also published here 1976 Classic Tackler 2
John C. Wagner Honest John's Ace Assembly Three indifferent cards shown and dealt on top of each Ace, spectator chooses a pile, other three piles shown to have no Aces, all Aces gather in chosen pile
1977 SuperMagic 52
Punx Das Märchen von den vier Wünschen story presentation for ace assembly, duplicates
1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 22
Edward Marlo Blue Vanish ace vanish phases
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 245
Edward Marlo Guffaloed Ace Vanish using Vernon's Monte Switch
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 243
Edward Marlo Streamlined Ace Routine three phases
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 112
Edward Marlo Streamlined Sophisticacetion
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 114
Edward Marlo Sophisticacetion using seven cards
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 117
Bob Farmer, Bert Allerton, Jerry Mentzer Jazz Pieces - Body & Soul a red and a black jumbo card are cut into four pieces, the pieces change places, oil and water, missing part of the description is published in "Jazz Pieces"
Related to 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 2) 476
Philip T. Goldstein Bop Aces
1977 Scattershot 5
Philip T. Goldstein Jumping Bean Aces
Also published here 1977 Scattershot 4
Paul Harris The Ace Trap Leader Ace is placed with three indifferent cards while other three Aces are placed reversed in the deck. Aces vanish and assemble with the leader Ace
Related to 1977 SuperMagic 3
Bob Stencel, Karl Fulves Stencel's Effect three Aces placed in deck, top three cards dealt onto remaining Ace, they're the Aces
1977 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #10) 1028
Edward Marlo Blue Transpo
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 255
Edward Marlo Simple Blues for simple "S" from deck to leader packet
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 297
Larry Jennings Add-On Move Aces
1977 Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 51
Harry Lorayne One-at-a-Time Aces
1977 The Magic Book 99
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Poker
1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 120
Philip T. Goldstein Mac Donald Goldstein three double facers
Related to 1978 Notions 7
Unknown Vier-As-Superb
1978 Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 96
Bob Farmer Jazz Pieces missing part of text and illustrations
Inspired by 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 5) 512
Philip T. Goldstein Immediate Aces 7/8 cards
Also published here 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 11) 596
Karl Fulves Card Problems (B) Ace assembly with leader packet in case, posed as a problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Buddy Anckner Ultimate Ace Assembly
Nov. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 125
Ken Krenzel The Multiple Cop Progressive Aces
1978 The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 113
Unknown The Gathering of the Aces (Ulta-Four Ace Effect) Aces in card stand, apparatus
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 56
Patrick Cook Double Deal (& Lost Aces)
Inspired by Nov. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 267
Edward Marlo The Four Aces using sixteen double facers and envelopes
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 1
Edward Marlo The Four Aces (Again) diagonal divided gaffs
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 2
Jon Racherbaumer The Olram Aces three double facers, with credit information on the Ace Assembly plot
VariationsAlso published here 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 24
Martin Gardner Gardner's Aces doing MacDonald Aces with four double facers, posed as problem
Variations 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 20) 1256
Martin Gardner Aces doing MacDonald Aces with four double facers, three ideas
  • Note By Karl Fulves
Inspired by 1979 The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1304
Edward Marlo The Marlo Layout two Aces and two indifferent cards are displayed as four Aces and layed out for assembly
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 3
Martin A. Nash Aciduous Aces
1979 Sleight Unseen 367
Philip T. Goldstein Picasso Aces four blue-backed aces, twelve red-backed cards, aces transpose one by one
Also published here 1979 Goldstein's Gallery 2
Piet Forton Das Vier-Damen-Treffen ohne Trickkarten
1979 Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Piet Forton Seminar) 6
Jon Racherbaumer The Real Gone Aces Take Cover leader packet beneath magazine
1979 CardMagic 76
David Solomon The One At A Time Reverse Assembly using gaff with two Aces on one card (named Castillion gaff)
Related to 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 16
Edward Marlo Reversed Assembly using stranger Ace
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 17
Edward Marlo Almost Bluff Acembly interesting change in procedure
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 9
Ken Beale Switch For A 4-Ace Trick
1980 Interlock 45
Edward Marlo As an Ace Effect using clip palm
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 114
Edward Marlo Neo Ace Assembly five different methods
Variations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 327
Edward Marlo The Inverted Assembly hearts with inverted pips (for partial diamonds displays)
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 340
Daryl Martinez Conditional Assembly
Variations 1980 Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 94
Paul Swinford, Alex Elmsley 1003rd Aces
1980 Arcane (Issue 2) 15
Andrew Galloway Flying Solo
1980 Diverting Card Magic 34
Gene Castillon Capturing MacDonald four jacks appear and capture signed selection, as prelude to assembly, three double facer
1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 43
Gene Castillon Castillon's Olram Aces false index cards and 3/4 double facer
Variations 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 58
Mary Wolf Quick MacDonald three double facers, different vanishes
Inspired by 1980 John: Verse Two 107
John F. Mendoza Installment Vanish
1980 John: Verse Two 112
Darwin Ortiz Modern Jazz Aces
July 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 369
Richard Kaufman The Ultimate Invisible Assembly using only the four Aces and a blank card, at the end all Aces turn blank, different handlings, see reference for credit information
Related to 1980 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 12) 1
Gene Maze Pop Jump Aces four aces are each sandwiched between two cards, appear one by one in the center of the table
Related to 1980 The Gene Maze Card Book 39
Barry Nelson $1.50 Four Ace Routine
1980 John: Verse Two 46
Edward Marlo Olram's Ultimate Blues divided backs, fake indices
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 301
Walt Lees Ultimate Aces four blue-backed aces, twelve red-backed cards, aces transpose one by one
1980 The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees 5
Edward Marlo Real Gone Come Back Kings real gone aces with reverse
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 318
Edward Marlo Gaffed Go Back Aces fake indices, three methods
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 306
Edward Marlo, David Solomon The Solmar Reversed Assembly with variations and presentational ideas
Related toVariations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 344
David Solomon A Change in Handling
Inspired by 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 349
Allan Ackerman Reassembled Finale
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1980 Close-up Fantasies — Book II 79
Arturo de Ascanio Zeitlupen-Vier-Asse-Version 67
Related toAlso published here
  • "La Circular de la Escuela Mágica de Madrid" N° 71, 1980.
1980 Das Ascanio Seminar — Graz 1980 25
Arturo de Ascanio Ases Padre e Hijos (Versión 66)
Also published here 1980 El Manejo de la Carta Doble 12
Al Smith Heavy Metal Aces
Related to
  • Al Smith's "Tradacez" in "Cards on Demand" p. 5.
Variations
1980 The Talon (Issue 6) 77
Derek Dingle DazzleSnap Aces assembly with rubber banded packet and twelve extra aces, only for magicians
1981 Cardworks 143
Edward Marlo Second Surprise aces put on four piles, collected, aces on top, two methods
Related to 1981 21st Century Card Magic 12
Fred Castle, Walt Lees The Red and The Blue Four Aces Ace Assembly with odd backed Aces
1981 Magic With Giant Cards 12
Gene Castillon Succession Aces of a Different Color odd-backed, gaffed
A. Five-Card Ace Packet Approach
B. Four-Card Approach
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 27
Gene Castillon Successful Succession A. Full Deck Approach
B. Packet Approach
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 31
David Solomon A Blended Succession
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 33
Gene Maze Pyramid of the Kings Kings and twelve blank cards
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 34
Jon Racherbaumer The Disassembling Jokers
Related toVariations 1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 39
Gene Castillon Technicolor Disassembling Jokers odd-backed
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 41
Danny Korem Gather and Scatter ye Colorful Jokers odd-backed
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 44
Charlie Miller Aces En Route
1981 Arcane (Issue 5) 48
Edward Marlo Eidetic Aces visual appearance at once in leader packet
1982 Card Finesse 185
Daryl Martinez OverwhELMSLEY Aces three aces are lost in deck instead of vanished in packets
1982 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 35
Ian Land Fantacey aces end up face up in the deck
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 13) 246
Derek Dingle Slow Motion MacDonald's Aces two double facers
Related to 1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 94
David Solomon Two Faced Dis-Assembly two double facers
Variations