1,006 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Traveling / Card(s) to impossible Location
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
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 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 Cards to Card Drawer two cards travel into prop
1876 Modern Magic 348
Unknown A Card found in a Cigar
1889 Tricks with Cards 189
Unknown A Card found in a Candle two methods (fake or ordinary candle)
1889 Tricks with Cards 189
Unknown The Crystal Frame "For the Production of a Card"
1889 Tricks with Cards 237
Unknown The Black Velvet Frame "For the Production of a Card"
1889 Tricks with Cards 238
Unknown To Pass a Chosen Card through the Crown of a Borrowed Hat selection appears underneath hat
1890 More Magic 46
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
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
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
Unknown Photographierahmen No. 2, sand frame
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 65
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 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 "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 Magische Zaubercigarre
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Unknown Das mysteriöse Couvert card in nest of envelopes, free choice with envelope index
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 49
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 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 Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
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
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 Citrone und Karte burned card appears in chosen lemon
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 39
Unknown Die Karte im Pokal glass goblet covered, card vanishes from deck and appears in glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 81
Unknown Amerikanischer Kartenrahmen sand frame
Related toAlso published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 180
Unknown Der Kartenrahmen cards appear on sheet of framed glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 220
Unknown Der amerikanische Kartenrahmen sand frame
Also published here Apr. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 114
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 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 The Card Appearing On The Bottle card appears on top of unprepared bottle, two methods
1897 New Era Card Tricks 112
Unknown The Bottle Card folding card
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 247
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 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 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
Unknown The Cards and the Orange Tree four selections travel into orange
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 151
Unknown The Mysterious Hat two cards are divined and then travel into hat
1897 New Era Card Tricks 190
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 Attached Card selection vanishes and reappears under back of spectator's coat collar
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 78
Unknown The Card and Handkerchief card visibly appears attached to handkerchief
1897 New Era Card Tricks 89
Unknown The Card On The Table Edge card appears on rear edge of table, mechanical
1897 New Era Card Tricks 115
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 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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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 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
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Hat card to under hat
Variations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 204
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
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
Unknown Das Kartenmesser knife for loading a card into a fruit, bread, ...
July 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 108
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
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 Card in the Frame card appears in frame, with information on trick frames
Variations 1909 The Art of Magic 229
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 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
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
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
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine ermöglichte Unmöglichkeit. No. 10, signed card is found and then travels into sealed nest of envelopes
1926 Magische Miniaturen 37
Oswald Rae New Card an Board two selections appear pinned on board, with drawing pins and handkerchief
1926 Between Ourselves 1
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
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
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
Tom Sellers The Novelty Cigarette Exchange cigarette in small glass bottle, switched for cigarette with card inside
1933 More Secrets 6
Victor Farelli The Card to "Wallet" credit information
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 87
Unknown A Strange Hallucination thought of card to wallet, matrix principle
Variations 1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 87
Victor Farelli, Harry Venson With an Unprepared Pocket-Book
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 94
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
Lu Brent Simplex Torn Card and Balloon
1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 85
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
Unknown Card from Nowhere card to anywhere with duplicate, card vanishes via short card and riffle display
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 310
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 Satan's Mail card to envelope, sticking to it with wax, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Henry Hardin Satan's Mail card to envelope, sticking to it with wax
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 346
Cazeneuve Card in an Orange torn corner
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 336
Unknown Card in the Hat stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Captain Card cards in hat are dropped out, selection remains in hat, stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 273
Glenn G. Gravatt Cards and Slates chosen card appears between two slates, Menetekel Deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 260
Unknown The "Easy" Card In Wallet card brought to arm pit from behind back
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 22
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
Unknown The Balloon and Card two presentations, with stand
1938 Greater Magic 513
Josef Bauer Ostracism when balloon is popped, all cards drop except selection, apparatus
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 40) 264
William Larsen, T. Page Wright The L.W. Card in Cigarette
1938 Greater Magic 760
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
Unknown Card in the Matchbox duplicate
1938 Greater Magic 231
John Scarne A Card Mouthful
Also published here 1938 Greater Magic 308
Gerald Kosky "Nuts to You" card travels into walnut
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 44) 301
John Scarne The Card in the Wallet
1938 Greater Magic 572
Unknown The Card in the Frame applications for sand frame
1938 Greater Magic 501
Unknown Prepared Cigar. For the Card in Cigar Trick
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 90
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
E. Leslie May Pocket Presto nice transposition presentation
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 54) 384
Theodore Annemann, Morris Loewy The Pocketbook Card credits see p. 461
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Franklin M. Chapman Emergency Card in Wallet to spectator's wallet
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 8) 2
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
Unknown A Stranger in the House stranger card, hat is far away, marked card
1940 Expert Card Technique 370
Unknown Mercury Fold fourths, mention of Malini's "Card to Mouth"
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 304
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
Unknown Mercury's Card folded
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 269
Unknown Mercury's Card folded
1940 Expert Card Technique 303
Unknown The Card in the Shoe stranger card
1940 Expert Card Technique 270
Unknown The Card in the Shoe
1940 Expert Card Technique 300
Theodore Annemann Card in High initialed card burned in newspaper (dummy card printed on newspaper), reappears in rubber banded wallet (with dummy behind glass)
Related to 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 95) 585
Charles Hopkins 30 - Card in wallet.
1940 "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 44
Minoe Frame Up appearing card or picture in frame
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 84) 537
Chester Morris The Perfect Prisoner performer names cards, one then travels into previously examined glass frame
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 120) 703
Al Baker Miniature Card in Balloon
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 172
Al Baker The Half Card and Cigarette Trick
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 153
Russell Swann The Card in the Banana folded in banana, magnetic case to steal card
1941 Our Mysteries 54
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
Unknown The Devil's Letter comedy routine, card appears in envelope and is changed to correct one
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 284
Unknown The Card and Orange torn corner, pieces vanish from gaffed handkerchief
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 276
Walter B. Gibson, Danny Morris Gaglet Department
  • card coding with name badges (Gibson)
  • card in balloon gag (Morris)
  • cut and restored tie performance at army shows without a stooge (Morris)
  • bar bet, naming three numbers of a serial number on a bill
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 10) 38
Eddie Joseph Card in Cigarette
1942 Greater Card Tricks 65
Eddie Joseph Esta Kard Mystery three cards stopped at and tabled, they change into indifferent cards which are then sealed in envelopes, they transpose with the selections
1942 Greater Card Tricks 35
Eddie Joseph Envelope Load and Switch card loaded into envelope from top of deck, card apparently put into envelope but left on top of deck
1942 Greater Card Tricks 37
Eddie Joseph Rapid Transit three cards selected, they travel into three envelopes (actually hanging behind), one duplicate
1942 Greater Card Tricks 81
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Spuds cards to arm pit, selection shrinks and vanishes, miniature card appears in chosen potato
1942 Prepared Cards and Accessories 16
Eddie Joseph A Kute Kard Konception spectator cuts off pile, remembers card and replaces, card located after shuffle by appearing in performer's sleeve, two spectators hold both wrists of performer
1942 Greater Card Tricks 78
Unknown Card in the Egg - Wand torn and restored card to egg
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 69
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Opened by the Censor signed card to envelope
1943 Tricks and Sleights 17
Roger Barkann The Perfect Steal selection vanishes from deck into envelope, with Duolette
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 119
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Safe Bet
1943 Tricks and Sleights 18
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
Sidney Lenz Worth Knowing card appears in locked room
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 31
Gerald Kosky "Nuts to You" card is selected and matching miniature card found in chosen in walnut
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 42
Unknown The Crystal Casket chosen card travels to glass which was shown empty and is wrapped in handkerchief
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 31
Bruce Elliott Buckram "Out" thought of card travels to book, as an out for the think of a card you see plot
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 198
Unknown The Persnickety Pinochle Player two aces of diamonds are torn in half, one half appears elsewhere
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 115
Unknown Mystery of the Glass House x card in glass, envelope put away, card in glass changes into selection, x card in envelope
Also published here 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 257
Bill Nord Card from Deck to Envelope
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 227
Bruce Elliott, Tom Sellers, Stanley Collins Combo one of three cards vanishes from an envelope and appears in a series of envelopes
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 80) 326
George G. Kaplan Kaplan's Clock Trick card from circle to matchbox, thirteen duplicates
Related to Feb. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 9) 99
Franklin M. Chapman Again - The Card In the Wallet no palming
1945 My Best 42
George Armstrong Avatara borrowed deck, card is selected one is thought of, selected is burnt, and the other card vanishes from borrowed deck, both appear in a nest of envelopes in the performer's wallet held by spectator
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 93) 376
Dr. Kolma, Harlan Tarbell "Snooty Snake" signed or marked card appears at end of spring snake in can
Variations 1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 113
Harlan Tarbell "Card on the Necktie" card appears on performer's tie
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 119
Arthur H. Buckley Card in Pocket Book Experiment No. 41 [An old plot with a new and simplified method] - using reel (!)
1946 Card Control 209
Unknown Card in Wallet
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 110) 444
Billy McComb William's Comedy Card Flight spectator on stage puts card in stand, card vanishes and appears in envelope, everybody sees how it works except spectator on stage, paper balls over head type
1947 The First Book of William 34
Edward Marlo Ten Years Ago aces placed reversed in pack, change to kings, aces in envelop, double facers
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 137) 550
Paul Draylin, Mike Bornstein The Impossible Television Frame! card appears in social security card case, wrapped with rubberbands
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 141) 565
George G. Kaplan The Card in the Balloon torn and restored card in balloon
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 128
Unknown Good-Luck Card magician sits on card
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 98
Arthur H. Buckley My Card in Cigarette Illusion (With Improvements) pieces vanish from envelope, card in cigarette and tobacco in envelope, corner convincer
1948 Principles and Deceptions 153
Felix Korim Sir Felix Korim cigarette switch with ash tray
Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 3
George G. Kaplan Kaplan's Clock Trick card from circle to matchbox, thirteen duplicates
Related toVariations 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 72
Lee Noble Click card vanishes and appears in cigarette case
1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 167) 670
Unknown The Card in the Shoe using a stranger card
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 93
Franklin V. Taylor Shoulder Card card to inside pocket or wallet, no palming
Also published here 1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 163) 656
J. Elder Blackledge Card and Cigarette Change card to cigarette, cigarette index and torn corner
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 47
Rufus Steele A Flower For You three signed cards reappear at end of ribbon tied to flower
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 69
Dr. Stanley Jaks Good Luck Card signed card folded to purse
Also published here 1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 89
Bill Simon Card-Cigarette Wrinkle
1949 Controlled Miracles 19
Paul LePaul Cards in a Sealed Envelope
Related toVariations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 214
Bill Simon The Card in the Hat card travels into hat that is sitting on table, repeated
1949 Controlled Miracles 14
Don Tanner Another Impossible Card Flight light bulb shown empty, wrapped in handkerchief and given to spectator, card travels inside
Mar. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6) 13
Don Tanner The Impossible Flight card travels between two glasses that are opening to opening and sealed with tape
Apr. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 7) 8
Don Tanner An Easy Sealed Boards Mystery card travels between two stapled cardboards
July 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 9 & 10) 9
U. F. Grant Card to Shoe attached to bottom of shoe with thumb tack
Jan. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 4) 3
Jack Yeager Card in Egg Routine De Luxe torn card restored in egg, corner verification, with wand
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 17
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
Al Baker The Jet-Propelled Card unsigned but fair selection vanishes, to nest of envelopes
Related to 1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 391
Al Baker The Baker Chewing Gum Trick card to borrowed chewing gum
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 439
Toni Koynini One Pound Revelation pound note between cardboards, name of free selection appears on note, then card itself appears between boards
  • Alternative Routine - With Borrowed Cards
1951 Toni Koynini's Card Miracles 27
Al Baker The Card between Glass Plates
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 407
Don Alan Card in the Egg card is selected and miniature version found in plastic egg, all cards in deck are the same as climax
Variations 1951 Close-Up Time wit Don Alan 9
Bill Simon Card in the Mouth
1952 Effective Card Magic 128
Ricki Dunn The Juicy Card selection found in a can which was found in a grapefruit
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 258) 1033
Bill Simon Dope! card to wallet, off-beat, no-palm
Variations 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 257) 1028
Eugene Gloye Card In Balloon, a Different Version with a folding card and holder for balloon (with rubber pieces, folded in thirds)
1953 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 8
Don Tanner The Invisible Card in the Cigarette thought-of card to cigarette
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 296) 1184
Edward Marlo Ten Years Ago aces placed reversed in pack, change to kings, aces in envelop, double facers
1953 The Cardician 9
Jack Avis, Al Koran The Cards of Pegasus initialed Joker in sealed in envelope, five cards chosen and initialed, one card is chosen, transposes with the Joker, chosen card is now in envelope
Also published here 1953 "Come a little closer..." 33
Don Tanner Trio Plus One four selections in four envelopes, fifth card torn and pieces put in fifth envelope, when spectators open their envelopes they find a piece and the selections are all together in the fifth envelope
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 288) 1151
Tommy Vanderschmidt The Repeat Card in Hat Selection travels to borrowed hat twice, ending with deck travelling to hat
Also published here 1953 "Come a little closer..." 9
Ted Danson The Seance Card Trick Mini card matching selection appears in previously empty matchbox
Also published here 1953 "Come a little closer..." 27
Edward Marlo Effect Two straight flush shown with six cards, extra-card vanishes and reappears in sleeve
1953 Unlimited 13
Dr. William E. Belanger Pop! invisible card thrown at assistant, shirt rolls up and selection is found pinned on undershirt
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 31
Karrell Fox E-Z Card in Wallet Card Index Wallet
Also published here 1954 Kornfidentially Yours 24
Hen Fetsch Card in the Balloon
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 83
James Renaux Card in the Envelope
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 58
Harlan Tarbell Magnetic Card and Envelope card from pocket to envelope
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 155
Lu Brent Card And Cigarette Card torn into four pieces, placed in handkerchief. When opened, only one corner remaining, the other three pieces are restored and found in cigarette in magician's mouth
1956 Fifteen Star Card Effects 16
Don Alan Sneaky Card to Pocket two cards selected, the first is not found but mentioned in an insurance policy, the second card appears in a sealed envelope
Also published here 1956 Pretty Sneaky 6
Lee Noble Card in Mouth while smoking a cigarette as a cover for the load
1956 The Best in Magic 168
Unknown The Card in the Wallet
1956 The Best in Magic 162
Franklin V. Taylor Shoulder Card card to inside pocket or wallet, no palming
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 165
Bruce Elliott The Card in wallet - Again thread with wax
1956 The Best in Magic 166
Walter Coleman A Suggestion for Card Workers spectator sitting on signed selection, sticking to his trousers
1957 26 Originals 7
Bert Douglas The Scotchman's Pocketbook destroyed card is rediscovered in wallet, missing piece
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 18
Bert Allerton, Paul LePaul The Nest Of Envelopes
Inspired byRelated to 1958 The Close-Up Magician 66
George Coon The Card and Cigarette Case torn and restored card to cigarette case, two pieces proof
1958 The Close-Up Magician 18
Brother John Hamman The Elusive Burglar homing card sequence with card to wallet climax
Variations 1958 The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 27
Tony Corinda Card Prediction prediction in envelope is put in wallet, two methods
1958 Predictions 92
Val Andrews Card in Cigarette
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 13
Karrell Fox Card in Wallet Surprise card appears on wallet, on repeat the wallet unfolds into string of cards except selection
1960 Comedy a la Card 25
Carlhorst Meier Card in Balloon
1961 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 357) 255
Charlie Miller Two Dollars and Aces aces appear in two envelopes that contained a dollar bill before, P&L Phantastic Card Reel for long spread in air
Inspired by 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 58
Dr. Stanley Jaks Das Börsenmysterium signed card folded to purse, using token and wand
Also published here 1961 Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 32
Edward Marlo Marlo's Card to the Wallet loading methods for a special wallet originally sold with the manuscript
  • First Loading Method
  • Second Loading Method
  • Third Loading Method (using Marlo Guide, into clear plastic compartment)
  • Fourth Loading Method
Variations 1961 Card to Wallet 2
Edward Marlo Marlo's Triple Routine in a monte type routine on two piles, two cards travel to wallet, instant repeat, then signed third card to wallet
Related to 1961 Card to Wallet 13
Edward Marlo The No Palm Card to Wallet
1961 Card to Wallet 21
Edward Marlo Gaffed Card to Wallet half card to simulate that card is still in deck
Related to 1961 Card to Wallet 22
Edward Marlo The Broken Zipper
1961 Card to Wallet 27
Edward Marlo Additional Wallet Suggestions remarks on wallet and loading methods
1961 Card to Wallet 29
Cliff Green The Peek Crimp in context of card to pocket/wallet/...
1961 Professional Card Magic 75
Edward Marlo About your present Wallet on the wallet that came with the manuscript
1961 Card to Wallet 31
Don Tanner Invisible Transit card travels from one card box into sealed envelope in second card box
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 57
Max Malini Card in Hat spectator's hat, strategy for loading card in advance
1962 Malini and His Magic 67
Max Malini Card from Mouth folded
1962 Malini and His Magic 67
Unknown Card on Spectator's Back
Related to
  • "Routined Manipulation 1" (Lewis Ganson)
1962 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 13
Jack Ketch Bottled! selection is found in smoke filled bottle, bottle in pocket, see also p. 362 for idea by Russ Walsh
1963 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 380) 349
John Benzais Card in Wallet two handlings
1967 The Best of Benzais 30
Edward Marlo Card and Balloon
Related toVariations 1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 67
Edward Marlo Signed Card and Balloon
1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 69
Frank Thompson, Alton Sharpe Undercover Surprise deck changes into lemon underneath silk, card is in it
Variations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 64
Albert Goshman The Card in the Purse signed card vanishes from deck and appears folded in purse that was examined in the beginning
Also published here 1968 The Card in the Purse 3
Edward Marlo Method and Ideas for Card to Wallet different approaches including lapping, magnetic wallet and shimmed card, ...
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 103
Father Cyprian Ten Percenter hip pocket load for ungaffed wallet
Sep. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 11) 207
Francis J. Baker Card In Balloon houlette, card appears inside inflated (intact) balloon, see p. 264 for torn-corner application by Walter Meyer
Related to Feb. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 4) 241
Paul LePaul Cards and Wallet four signed cards to envelope in wallet
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 165
Aldini, Frank Shields Invisible Control Invisible Deck type of presentation, but freely named card is invisibly placed in empty envelope. Deck is shown to not contain the card, because it is now really in the envelope
1969 Roughingly Yours 44
Eddie Joseph Veiled Passage card peeked, envelope shown and marked, deck wrapped with ribbon, selection found in envelope
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 39
Robert Parrish Card in Orange corner proof, card torn up
Related to 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 169
Harry G. Franke Framed! selection appears between two clear plastic sheets, two methods
1969 HEX! 7
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Two Unsolved Card Problems 1. card vanishes and reappears rolled inside finger ring by spectator held behind his back
2. Hofzinser Ace Problem
Related toVariations Winter 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3rd Folio) 299
Alan Shaxon Once Again!!! selection is found at named number, then at stopped position, then wrong card turns into selection and finally the balloon stand
1970 My Kind of Magic 25
Dai Vernon Telekinetic Cards Travelers with envelope finale
1970 Expanded Lecture Notes 34
Roy Johnson (3) The Policy card to stapled envelope, insurance presentation
1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 18
James Auer From A Mentalist's Notebook two glimpsed cards vanish from deck and appear inside envelope on Insurance Policy
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 36
Parker Swan How to Force a Watermelon card or silk in watermelon, gag
1970 How to Force a Watermelon 3
Roy Johnson The Card and Chewing Gum card to chewing cum
1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 71
Tommy Evans Santa Claus Card card vanishes and appears inside christmas tree ornament, torn corner
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 62
Roy Johnson (2) Card to Wallet
1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 18
Roy Johnson Mental Card in Wallet - Two Variations on a Theme multiple prediction in wallet, written on playing and visiting cards
(1) Happy Holidays
(2) The "Lucky Box" Prediction
1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 49
Val Andrews Inside a Rock! No. 24, card to rock with obviously fake rock
1970 (ca.) The Idiot at the Card Table 10
Val Andrews The Beatnik Card Location No. 25, card to fake beard
1970 (ca.) The Idiot at the Card Table 10
Val Andrews Upon my Sole! No. 27, card appears under shoe, word gag
1970 (ca.) The Idiot at the Card Table 11
Carl Sten Stenquist's Mexican Money Gimmick
1971 Expert Card Chicanery 60
Karl Fulves Initial Encounter signed card is really burned in window envelope, reproduced from back of hall, signatures of people are saved
Related to Feb. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4) 399
Ed Thiele He Has It! handkerchief nods on the selection in tabled row, but it's not it, it's in the handkerchief instead, see also p. 410 for comment by Steve Holland, p. 420 for comment by Leslie May
Jan. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 3) 396
Karl Fulves Sleeve Extraction card is apparently removed from sleeve but actually comes from center of deck
1971 The Book of Numbers 29
Russell T. Barnhart Circle of Light
1971 Reputation-Makers 140
Lenny Greenfader Card to Wallet selection procedure with number and card at that position
1971 Reputation-Makers 187
Harry Lorayne The Pecking Bird card to wallet with entertaining wind-up toy presentation
1971 Reputation-Makers 234
Gene Castillon Jackpot monte type routine with transformation and money card travels to elsewhere as climax
1972 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 3) 19
Brother John Hamman Double Surprise Elevator Ace through Four of Spades in row on table, rise to top of packet, change to Hearts and the Spades cards are in three pockets and on chair of performer
Summer 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio) 532
U. F. Grant Underneath three cards put on floor
1972 The Living End 63
Billy McComb The Card in the Cigarette
1972 I Did It My Way 13
Henry Hardin Satan's Mail card to envelope, sticking to it with wax
1972 The Living End 92
Unknown Mystery of the Glass House x card in glass, envelope put away, card in glass changes into selection, x card in envelope
Also published here 1972 The Living End 97
Unknown Card in the Hat
1972 The Living End 25
Charles Waller A Bit of Card Tomfoolery
1972 The Living End 25
John Scarne Mouthful
Also published here 1972 The Living End 20
Unknown A Card for Mercury
1972 The Living End 104
Unknown Company for the Old Lady
1972 The Living End 24
Barry Stevenson Card in Wallet duplicate, loading from sleeve
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 70
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Repeat Card to Wallet wallet with large window and double stick tape
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 73
Theodore Annemann Pocketbook Card card to ungaffed banded wallet, duplicate with subtle mark
Also published here 1972 The Living End 103
Unknown The Easy Card in Wallet
1972 The Living End 103
Karl Fulves Signed Card To Envelope no palming, making use of card shelf
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 66
Lin Searles Dealing Centers Aces cut in middle and dealt from there, last Ace travels to sleeve
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 667
Karl Fulves "X" Card To Wallet card with X on back is put in wallet in beginning, turns out to be signed card later
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 38
Karl Fulves Signature Card
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 85
Dick Zimmerman Eveready Card In Wallet with hip-pocket
1973 Creative Magic 8
Bob Read The Business For The Card In Wallet 1£ note appears in the deck
1974 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 3) 25
Philip T. Goldstein GPCF Card-to-Wallet card marked by spectator behind back with dummy pen, travels into wallet
Related to 1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 9
Francis Carlyle Notes
  • folding coin and bottle through table
  • loading coin on dentist dam
  • spectator sits on card
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 109
Roy Walton Tearaway selected card is torn in quarters, one corner vanish and appears in an envelope
1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 7) 78
Sam Schwartz Bottom Deal Load underneath envelope (or wallet)
Related to July 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 986
Paul LePaul, Francis Carlyle The Paul Le Paul Signed Cards to Sealed Envelope & Wallet Construction of the Paul Le Paul Wallet & The Envelope
Inspired by 1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 173
Russell T. Barnhart Transposition: Card to Envelope No. 3, card from deck transposes with card in envelope
1975 The Master Palm 51
Barry Govan Match Card card vanishes and miniature cards appears in matchbook held by a spectator
1975 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 1) 152
Scotty York, Samuel Berland Simplex Card in the Purse card is signed by performer and spectator then torn and vanished only to be rediscovered and restored in the purse
1975 Lecture 51
Father Cyprian The French Moroccan Card To Wallet ungaffed wallet, no-palm
Related toVariationsAlso published here Apr. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 6) 947
Roger Smith Mental Reverse IV - In the Wallet selected card vanishes and reappears in wallet
Inspired by 1975 Smith's Mini-Lecture Notes No. 1 4
Edward Marlo Open Card to Balloon
Related to 1976 Lecture Notes 1 24
Karrell Fox Foxy "Cardenballoon" without apparatus
Also published here 1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 85
Unknown The Card in Balloon apparatus
1976 The Big Book of Magic 99
Eddie Fields Card in Liquor Bottle
1976 The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 84
Olof Jonsson, Al Mann Teleportation selected card vanishes and is found on spectator's chair, two cards glued together on one end
1976 The Third Ecstasy 32
David Berglas Sitting Pretty spectator sits on selection
1976 The David Berglas File No. 1 45
Karrell Fox Magical Assets
Variations 1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 143
Rick Johnsson Sub-Versions card to envelope, envelope on table, using the IBGTH Switch
1976 Practical Impossibilities 46
Jerry Andrus A Sidewinder Mystery folded file card with rubber band pushed in deck and selection appears therein
1976 Andrus Card Control 31
Fred Robinson Up the Sleeve card appears in performer's sleeve
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 8) 243
David Britland David Britland Writes
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 9) 261
Edward Marlo Pip Card to Wallet JS changes to JC, JS is in wallet, with additional jumbo card version
1976 Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 103
Alan Shaxon My Favourite Card Trick magician vs. gambler theme, then wrong cards appear in wallet
1976 Practical Sorcery 16
Alex Elmsley Flight of the Psycards three signed cards to wallet, magnetic himber wallet, no palming version
1976 The Third Ecstasy 4
Karl Fulves Card To Wallet cased deck in one pocket, then wallet removed but loose cards are in upper pocket, in case is the wallet with selection, posed as problem
1976 Interlocutor (Issue 12) 44
Rick Johnsson Repro - 74 credit card vanishes from book and appears in wallet / envelope
1976 Practical Impossibilities 37
Ray Waters The Secret Of Schhh... card in closed Schweppes bottle
1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 11)