223 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff / Divided Deck
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Pack being divided into two Heaps on the Table and a Card taken from each Heap and placed in the other: to discover such Cards two methods (odd/even or bridge)
1889 Tricks with Cards 81
Unknown Das Wiederfinden der Karten two cards are lost and found, divided deck, either red-black or odd-even
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 103
Charles T. Jordan Close Range Mind Reading No. 1, cards riffle shuffled once, low values removed, remaining thirty-two cards dealt into two piles, one card moved over and located, interlocking chains
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 11
Charles T. Jordan The Dealing Dovetail Detection No. 5, card is found after lots of real shuffling
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 25
Charles T. Jordan The New Pack Detection No. 7, deck is split in two and two cards selected and exchanged, both cards are divined
Also published here 1920 Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 15
Charles T. Jordan The Ready Reckoner spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck (clubs/diamonds and hearts/spades)
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Charles T. Jordan The Pair Detection spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, card counting, Parallel Principle precursor
Related to 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Charles T. Jordan The Dead Easy Location
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 15
Charles T. Jordan The Take a Peek Card Trick four groups shuffled, card chosen and by looking at the section it came from it is divined
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Jack Merlin Another Red and Black Effect a red card and a black card are selected, after the shuffle the deck is separated and in one hand are all red cards and the black selection and in the other hand vice versa
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 11
Al Baker Lost and Found divided deck, one riffle shuffle by spectator
1935 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 114
Unknown The Deck That Isn't for insiders, one-way backs with red in one way and black the other
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 145
Wimborough Ne Plus Ultra Location divided one-way backs
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 156
Harry Vosburgh A Principle in Disguise divided one-way backs
Inspired by 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 160
Charles T. Jordan Stop and Think odd/even system for divided deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 196
Charles T. Jordan Novel Card Discovery odd/even system for divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 197
Charles T. Jordan Improved Marvelous Prediction odd/even system for divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles, set-up in front of spectators by openly dealing into some heaps
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 197
Charles T. Jordan Ready Reckoner spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 198
Charles T. Jordan The Pair Detection spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, card counting, Parallel Principle precursor
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 198
Charles T. Jordan Dead Easy Location divided deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 199
Charles T. Jordan Premier Card Discovery odd/even
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 227
Unknown Naming Chosen Card odd/even divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 232
Charles T. Jordan New Pack Detection divided deck principle with new deck order
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 239
Orville Wayne Meyer The New "Miracle" Effect five cards selected, mixed with twenty more cards, then located
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 29) 188
Unknown The Divided Pack: The Red and Black Location with note of mixed-suit separation
1938 Greater Magic 85
Unknown The Odd and Even Location
1938 Greater Magic 88
Charles T. Jordan The Improved Odd and Even Location
1938 Greater Magic 88
Unknown The "Reversible" Location using one-way feature of faces
1938 Greater Magic 88
Unknown 7. Red and black location featuring Jordan's false shuffle, Telltale Color glimpse of odd-backed card
1938 Greater Magic 174
Unknown Ivory and Air Cushion Finish halves from different decks with different finishes, divided deck location
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 448
Martin Gardner Card Minded spectator divines card from other spectator
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 274
Theodore Annemann Sensitive Thoughts deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them
1939 The Incorporated Strange Secrets 11
Michael F. Zens Zen's X-Clusive Card Combination several cards are selected from a shuffled deck and replaced, performer finds them, then cards are put in envelopes, inside are predictions which match
Also published here 1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 5) 1
Don Medley, Harry Jordan Circum-Location three cards, odd-even, identities and positions named
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 619
Clayton Rawson Mass Production long short divided deck
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 655
Martin Gardner Card Minded spectator divines card from other spectator
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 69
James G. Thompson Jr. Fantasy in Red and Black slop shuffle red black separation, card location, lead in for a red black riffle shuffle set-up
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 60) 245
Professor El-Tab Silent Stob think stop with two cards
1945 My Best 82
Martin Gardner Spread, Shuffle, Spread one to ten cards are removed from a spread and replaced in the other half, after a shuffle all cards are found
1945 My Best 89
John Hamilton Super Slop Shuffle two phases, separating into odd and even, all odd in one direction and evens in the other after real face-up/face-down shuffle, then triumph effect, see Back Room #90 for Ed Marlo ideas
Related to 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 87) 354
J. B. Bobo "Out of this World" Followup - Effect Number 1 spectator finds card that was selected at other end of room
1947 Watch This One! 52
George G. Kaplan Using the Corner-Short to Retain a Prearranged Deck in Order using corner-short as divider
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 19
Paul LePaul Color Segregation
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 169
Fred Fletcher ABC three cards, falsely credited to Rusduck, see p. 687
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 169) 677
John Scarne Finding a Selected Card No. 27, Performer divines two selected cards using secretly red/black separated deck
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 50
Franklin V. Taylor Double Stop two cards, see p. 793 for additional ideas by Al Forsythe
Also published here 1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 197) 786
Michael F. Zens The Mike Zen's Card Act several cards are selected from a shuffled deck and replaced, performer finds them, then cards are put in envelopes, inside are predictions which match
Also published here 1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 18
Eddie Joseph The Personality Touch deck shuffled face-up/face-down, any face-down card chosen, it is divined
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 15
Eddie Joseph The Mystery of the Unknown Card deck shuffled face-up/face-down, any face-down card chosen and mixed with some face-up cards, it is divined by medium
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 16
Franklin V. Taylor Double Stop two cards
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 106
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Las Vegas Deck ivory and air cushion finish deck in conjunction with Rusduck's four-Way Deal, see No. 8 for history of the principle
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 2
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Re: Las Vegas Deck comments by Stewart James and Dai Vernon
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 9
Harry Lorayne Location Supreme three card location, then another two cards, divided deck (pictures and Aces on top)
Variations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 24
North Bigbee Perfect Pack effects with a stacked deck, New Deck Order with one faro, 14/15 total of two cards
1963 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 385) 369
Edward Marlo Ultra Repeat with repeat phase and face-up/face-down challenge location as clean-up, retaining divided deck (odd/even)
Inspired by 1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 69
Edward Marlo All Fair Location red black divided & faro
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 139
Karl Fulves Double Indemnity spectator riffle shuffles and remembers card at position twenty-six, then removes cards from top and bottom, still located, repeat
Related to 1968 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 54
Edward Marlo The Odd Event red-black matching thing with two-card location
Inspired by 1969 Epilogue (Issue 5) 38
John Hamilton Divided Deck Subtlety
Inspired by 1969 Epilogue (Issue 6) 46
Roy Walton Influence some red-black matching occurs, two stacked decks, faro
Inspired by 1969 Epilogue (Issue 7) 51
Charlie Miller Color Switch two decks, color of backs change places
1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 11
Paul Swinford Trilemma combo with selection and number, 33 cards
Related to 1969 The Cardiste (Issue 13) 21
Edward Marlo Divided Deck Selection Finesse spreading in opposite direction for replacement
Related to 1969 Epilogue (Issue 5) 38
Milbourne Christopher Riffle Glimpse glimpsing odd-colored card in divided deck, credit information, divided deck
1970 Epilogue (Issue 10) 76
Paul Swinford Trilemma combo with selection and number, 33 cards
Related to 1971 More Faro Fantasy 16
Karl Fulves Technicolor Thought divided deck location, then set-up for "No Mirror"
Related to 1971 The Book of Numbers — Supplementary Notes 16
Jon Racherbaumer Racherbaumer Variation Christ Force as key card placement, red black setup
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 285
Karl Fulves Unmatch five reds and five blacks mixed, spectator points to any five, removed as block, cards from both piles simultaneously turned over, always one red and one black, see also p. 460
VariationsAlso published here Sep. 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 443
Harry Lorayne Red-Black Location divided deck, riffle glimpse
VariationsAlso published here 1972 The Great Divide 2
Martin Gardner Color Thot spectator pushes out twenty-six cards from tabled spread
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Feb. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 488
Edward Marlo Fourth Objective - Four Card Location four card location with divided deck
1973 Marlo's Objectives 9
Edward Marlo Loose Ends handling tips for divided deck
1973 Marlo's Objectives 20
Roy Walton Isolator card selected, cards dealt in two piles by spectator, colors separated except selection, faro
Variations 1973 Epilogue (Issue 19) 175
Edward Marlo The Odd Event red-black matching thing with two card location
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 67
Roy Walton Influence some red-black matching occurs, two stacked decks, faro
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 75
Marvin Johnson Logical Odd Event two selections found and red-black separation
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 77
Martin Gardner Color Thot
Inspired byAlso published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 81
Edward Marlo Red and Black Thoughts table spread from left to right both times with overhand shuffle in between, or spreading in opposite direction
Related to 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 142
Edward Marlo Double Trouble two cards, odd-even divided deck
1976 Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 97
Harry Lorayne Matching Thought two halves, two odd-colored cards selected from red and black halves
1977 The Magic Book 145
Jerry K. Hartman Goody Two Choose two selections, divided deck
Related toVariations Jan. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
David Britland 'simpossible deck shuffled, two spectators each get half a deck and exchange any card, performer takes only one half and names both cards after looking through it
1978 Trick Card Trickery 13
Philip T. Goldstein Hi-Lo Lexicon divided deck of ABC cards, different tricks
  • Hi-Lo Odd Card
  • Hi-Lo Tourist
  • Hi-Lo Subtle Tourist
  • Hi-Lo Thirds
  • Hi-Lo Stranger in Australia
  • Hi-Lo Up-Down
  • Hi-Lo Hummer
  • Addendum
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 209) 1045
Karl Fulves The St. Regis Sleight card selected from incomplete riffle shuffle, color forced
Variations 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control
Karl Fulves The St. Regis Sleight Variation card selected from tabled incomplete faro, color forced
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 1
Karl Fulves The Double Selection divided deck and cards selected from incomplete riffle shuffle position, one-way suggestion
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 3
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known position, preserves divided deck
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 11
Franklin V. Taylor Double Stop No. 59, two cards, two halves dealt, performer shouts stop
Also published here 1979 Self-Working Mental Magic 98
Edward Marlo, Paul Curry The Joker Reads Minds spectator thinks of card and reads order of shuffled deck, spectator should misread joker as selection, it is divined, six methods
Also published here 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 5
Stephen Minch Secret Chauvinists two spectators select an ESP card from a deck, performer divines both
1980 Mind Novas 16
Daryl Martinez Magician Fooler
1982 Something for Everyone 1
Daryl Martinez A Few More Ideas ideas for previous "Magician Fooler"
1982 Something for Everyone 2
Jon Racherbaumer, Philip T. Goldstein Never on Thunday three selections, divided deck
Inspired by 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 14) 136
Faucett Ross A Questionable Miracle
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 243
Edward Marlo (C) Ever Ready Black Routine with Mexican Joe applying mexican joe crimp
Inspired by 1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 215
Ron Ferris Hind-Hue Control as a red-black false shuffle, divided deck location application
Mar. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 899
George Pierce, Charles T. Jordan, Karl Fulves Flying Colors No. 14, deck riffle shuffled twice by spectator, yet it separates into colors
1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 21
Martin Gardner The Color of Thought No. 20
Inspired by 1984 More Self-Working Card Tricks 28
Steve Draun Getting On With This World two-pile deal, seated or stand-up
Also published here 1984 At The Table 62
Jon Racherbaumer, Philip T. Goldstein, Simon Aronson The Cut Deeper Location
Inspired byAlso published here
  • MUM, July 1979
1984 At The Table 169
Unknown Card Location odd-even divided deck
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 2
Philip T. Goldstein, Toni Koynini Throw Rug card revealed via red-black pattern in layout of 7x7 cards on table, inspired by Toni Koynini's "Karpet" (Magic Wand, March 1953)
1986 Amperthand 8
Karl Fulves Separation Shuffles faro shuffle sequences that mix each half within itself, keeping them separated
Related to 1986 The Return Trip 14
Jack McMillen, Judson S. Brown Telltale Color card of different color glimpsed during riffle shuffle, reprinted from The Sphinx (March 1934)
1987 Riffle Shuffle Methods 14
Karl Fulves Red Rider with reversed and color-separated halves
1987 Riffle Shuffle Methods 15
Karl Fulves Riffle Red Riffle Shuffle Control used to divide colors, as set-up for Judson/Brown's Telltale Color
1987 Covenant 23
Peter Duffie Apartheid
1987 Inspirations 15
Bruce Cervon The Peek that isn't red black divided deck, with riffle-by glimpse of odd colored selection
1988 The Cervon File 230
Dai Vernon By any Other Name divided deck
1988 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 18
Karl Fulves Psykick
Inspired byVariations 1988 The Chronicles (Issue 34) 1404
Edward Marlo Ever Ready-Black Routine three phases, locations with divided deck (third phase inspired by previous version in Ibidem)
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Feb. 1967
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 264
Karl Fulves Psykick II
Inspired byRelated to 1989 Prototype 38
Bob King Dual Count-Down two cards chosen in two piles out of hand, both deal in unison and performer calls "stop", both selections are there and performer names one of them
Inspired by 1989 Magician Foolers 11
Simon Aronson Two Minds and a Mate card chosen, another removed and a third one though-of, all found
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1990 The Aronson Approach 50
Jon Racherbaumer Ayes of the Gods two-card challenge location
Inspired byVariations 1990 Cardfixes 1
Edward Marlo Stripper Deck for Divided Deck Locations
1990 Cardfixes 2
Jon Racherbaumer What About Hummer's Number? cards shuffled face-up/face-down with some procedure, result predicted
Inspired by 1990 Cardfixes 44
Unknown Spectator's Red-Black Shuffle
1991 Carneycopia 235
Edward Marlo Magnetic Ace & Color Separation aces stay on top even though faro shuffled into deck, deck is shuffled into red-black separation
1991 The Olram File (Issue 10) 15
Chris Kenner Must be 21 to enter streamlined
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1992 Totally Out Of Control 145
Alexander de Cova Total Recall two selections, odd/even, with variations:
1. Aus dem Stegreif (impromptu)
2. Mit zwei Kartenspielen (with two decks)
3. Für den Table-Hopper
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 19
John Riggs The Optical Location cards shuffled face up into face down, two cards selected and performer finds them
Also published here 1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 43) 770
Arturo de Ascanio Fuera de este Mundo
Also published here 1992 La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 4 76
Vanni Bossi Variations to the "Dr. Nuzzo Peek" fine secret incomplete faro condition to facilitate counting
  • First Variation (challenge location, red-black separation)
  • Second Variation (same with odd-even)
Inspired by 1992 Escorial 1992 — The Marlo Year 12
Edward Marlo Out There approaches for "Out of this World", stripper and ungaffed divided deck
1993 The Olram File (Issue 13) 4
Scott Robinson Riding the Wave mentally selected card is found reversed in the deck, three different handlings
Related toAlso published here 1993 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 47) 842
Steve Beam, Scott Robinson Color Wave with different colored back
Also published here 1993 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 47) 845
Bob King Psychic Location (II) spectator thinks of any number card in cut-off pile and removes as many cards, faro
Inspired byRelated to 1993 The Breather 2 7
John Riggs The Optical Location cards shuffled face up into face down, two cards selected and performer finds them
Also published here 1993 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 119
Scott Robinson Riding the Wave mentally selected card is found reversed in the deck
Also published here 1993 Magic with No Entertainment Value II 18
Scott Robinson, Steve Beam Colorwave with different colored back
Also published here 1993 Magic with No Entertainment Value II 20
Alex Elmsley A Delicate Balance freely removed selection's color is named repeatedly, edge-mark in center
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 45
Unknown A Great Glimpse - Red and Black Series divided deck
1994 More Greater Magic 1125
Unknown The Giant Fan Detection selection process for divided deck
1994 More Greater Magic 1125
Persi Diaconis, Roberto Giobbi, Harry Lorayne The Red-Black Location free chosen card is found in a flash
Inspired by
  • Persi Diaconis trick from foreword of "Revelations"
1995 Card College — Volume 1 113
John Scarne, Bill Simon, Karl Fulves True Colors No. 2, cards shuffled face-up/face-down, all of one color face-up, except two selections
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 3
Unknown Tic-Tac-Toe No. 46, card values decide where to place the 0 or X
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 88
Karl Fulves Out of This World No. 56, handling with glasses and cardboard dividers
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 114
Simon Aronson High Class Location three selections
Related to 1995 Simply Simon 216
Karl Fulves Tour de Force
1995 The Fine Print (Issue 2) 19
Karl Fulves My Card Isn't deck shuffled, performer thinks of card, spectator cuts it to top, tables it and thinks of new top card and cuts again, performer takes out a card, both are right
Related to 1995 The Fine Print (Issue 2) 23
Steve Beam The Three Stooges two spectators find selection of the other
1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 25
Steve Beam Choosing Sides spectator removes half the cards from the spread and separates reds and blacks
1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 55
Steve Beam The Honor System selection is only odd-backed card in the deck
Variations 1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 61
Steve Beam The Terminator spectator finds own card by dealing through and stops at only odd-backed card, two versions
Inspired by 1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 63
Steve Beam Triplets I red / black deck
1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 165
Steve Beam Triplets II red / black deck, with two selections
1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 167
Karl Fulves Color Double riffle glimpse exercise, Telltale Color with two cards
  • Conditions (additional exercises)
Inspired by 1996 Blocking Off 16
Karl Fulves Edge Wise first location trick (cut deeper force procedure), then open prediction
1996 13 Prophets 16
Tom Craven King Butt (As in "butt shuffle")
1996 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 62) 1215
Peter Duffie The Equaliser card chosen, its suit used to spell to all the Aces
1996 Untold 11
Richard Bartram, Jr. Problem Child same suit Ace changes to selection and back to Ace, divided in suits
1997 Trephine 29
Pit Hartling Feurio "Chaos (Mandelbrod's Revenge)", red black antifaro method
VariationsAlso published here 1998 Das kleine grüne Heft 12
John Werner Other Worlds
Inspired byRelated to 1998 Underworld (Issue 8) 110
Charles T. Jordan Improved Marvelous Prediction Odd/even system for divided deck, spectator riffle shuffles, set-up in front of spectators by openly dealing into some heaps
Also published here 1999 Cunning Card Miracles 62
Karl Fulves, Tony Bartolotta She Read Your Mind No. 68, spectator finds card which is divined by performer
2001 New Self-Working Card Tricks 103
Karl Fulves Flip Over Mystery No. 20, folding with matrix layout, two cards previously chosen are only odd-colored either face-up or face-down, or more subtle with odd-even
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 40
Harry Lorayne An Impossible Location
2001 Personal Collection 49
Harry Lorayne Red-Black (Divide) Location divided deck riffle glimpse
Inspired by 2001 Personal Collection 595
Harry Lorayne Point And Divide number from twenty to twenty-five names, that many cards counted off, two piles made, specator moves a cards from pile to pile, found, pointer and non-pointer cards
2001 Personal Collection 597
Harry Lorayne Divide And Conquer three cards chosen and located
2001 Personal Collection 603
Harry Lorayne Special Bonus Rising Crime assembly with Jacks, then Aces show up and deck is separated in reds and blacks
Variations 2001 Personal Collection 609
Unknown Divided Deck System
Related to
  • "More Moe" (Discoverie #3)
2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 140
Al Baker Red-Black Detection getting in divided deck impromptu
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Contributions) 517
Karl Fulves Bet On It deck riffle shuffled once, top twenty-six cards taken, both halves shuffled, dealt off simultaneously, performer bets that more black pairs then red pairs show up
Related to 2003 Off The Books (Issue 5) 76
Karl Fulves Quest spectator indicates four cards that are out-jogged, one of them thought-of, divined, in the meantime a suit-separation is maintained and the four Aces brought to top for later tricks
2003 Off The Books (Issue 10) 188
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Odd Men Out two cards chosen, they turn to be odd-backed cards in color-separated deck
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 101
Jon Allen Executive Decision
2003 Jon Allen's Lecture — The Director's Cut — The Sequel 18
Charles T. Jordan, Karl Fulves Reckoning With Jordan commented reprint of "The Pair Detection", spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, Parallel Principle
Related to 2005 Clockwork 10
Karl Fulves Mind's i two piles, two spectators each remove a card and put it in other pile, performer knows both after looking through one of the piles, also over phone
2005 Clockwork 27
Karl Fulves 13 O'Clock two cards chosen with cutting procedure are found
Inspired by 2005 Clockwork 56
Karl Fulves Mock Memory a selection is named, then two cards are moved, performer apparently memorizes cards, spectators name the two cards and performer their positions, using Riffle Shuffle Control
2006 Prolix (Issue 1) 46
Harry Riser Cutting Remarks card chosen by cutting, later performer cuts to selection
Also published here
  • MUM, April 2002
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 61
Harry Riser A Real Late-Night Discovery faro
Also published here
  • MUM, Sept. 1999, Feb. 2005
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 165
Jack Avis Jack Avis Ideas - 3. half deck jumbo and normal index for divided deck location
2006 Rara Avis 73
Jack Avis Jack Avis Ideas - 6.
2006 Rara Avis 73
Jack Avis Riffle Shuffle Control - St. Regis Sleight card selected from incomplete riffle shuffle
Inspired by 2006 Rara Avis 180
Steve Beam Double Breasted Suit Kane's Suit Per Suit Pursuit with two spectators
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 7 91
Richard Vollmer Double Entendre two cards, divided deck
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 269
Chris Kenner Must Be 21 to Enter
Also published here 2007 7-7-7 71
Arturo de Ascanio Paul Curry's Out of this World
Also published here 2008 The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 273
Michael Weber Memorease Deck Memory demonstration, performer knows in which half a named card is
2009 Memorease 8
Michael Weber Round / Non-Round Divided Deck
2009 Memorease 8
Jason England Fever Nails sucker element
Inspired by 2009 Jammin' With the Fellas 6
Steve Beam The Last Cut is the Deepest three or four cards, divided deck
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 53
Ramón Riobóo The Hole Theory principle, card is taken from divided deck
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 233
Gordon Bruce Double Divination two cards glimpsed in odd-colored half while riffling, divided deck
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue July 8) 203
Michael Weber Bicycles Built for 0.5 divided deck from back with different brands
Also published here 2011 Knew & Improved 13
Ryan Schlutz Sense-sational three selections (one thought of, two chosen) found
2011 Making the Cut 29
Harry Lorayne Red-Black Location divided deck, riffle glimpse
Also published here 2011 Special Effects 52
Darwin Ortiz Divided-Deck Up-the-Ladder Cut
2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 166
Michael Weber Bicycles Built for 0.5 divided deck from back with different brands
Also published here 2012 Blackpool Twenty Twelve 12
Karl Fulves Star Lite cards in two halves exchanged, found apparently by memory, Fulves's Riffle Shuffle Control
Related to 2012 Prolix (Issue 10) 648
Karl Fulves Star Brite spectator finds Aces (Fulves's Riffle Shuffle Control) and separates cards in reds and blacks
Related to 2012 Prolix (Issue 10) 649
John Guastaferro Stock Exchange cuts to mix face-up/face-down by spectator, red-black-separation as finale
2013 Discoveries & Deceptions 31
Michael Weber Red Black lots of shuffling by spectator throughout
VariationsAlso published here 2013 Red Black 2
Michael Weber Three Approaches variations on Red Black
Also published here 2013 Red Black 7
Joseph Barry A Narrowed Thought card thought of and after small dealing procedure it is named, hands-off
Inspired by
  • "Mind Reader's Lucid Dream" (Justin Higham, Clairvoyant, Mental Topper and The Mind-Reader's Dream, 2011)
2014 Reverie 22
Vic Trabucco Perfect Location Magician finds a card selected while the cards were out of his hands.
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 35
Ramón Riobóo Liberty, Fraternity, Equality Matching effect where two spectators end up with the same number of cards, despite numerous choices and opportunities to impact the outcome.
Related to 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 78
Harry Lorayne Color Gathering Plus assembly on packets with Jacks, then Aces show up and deck is separated in reds and blacks
Inspired by
  • "The Colorful Assembly, Spectator-Cuts-Aces, Trick" (Harry Lorayne, Classic Collection Vol. 1, 2005)
  • Special Bonus (Harry Lorayne, 2001)
2015 JawDroppers! 108
Harry Lorayne 8451 Plus stacking to formula, red-black separation kicker
Inspired by 2015 JawDroppers! 169
Michael Weber Red Black lots of shuffling by spectator throughout
Also published here 2015 Red Black 2.0 2
Michael Weber Three Approaches variations on Red Black
Also published here 2015 Red Black 2.0 7
Michael Weber Remote Red Black spectator is called during performance and that spectator decides which cards are red or black, performer does not touch cards
  • The Dream
  • The Dream Realized
  • Performance Alternatives
2015 Red Black 2.0 13
Michael Weber Power to the Performer performer separates colors
2015 Red Black 2.0 15
Michael Weber Written Division positions of cards predicted that will be red and black, alternative OOTW presentation
2015 Red Black 2.0 16
Michael Weber Recorded Division voice recording that calls out red and black cards while spectator deals, alternative OOTW presentation
2015 Red Black 2.0 16
Ryan Plunkett Dual Thought two cards lost and found under "test conditions"
Inspired by 2017 A New Angle 38
Bob Farmer Notes on Stacks and Sorting
2017 The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox 63
Harry Lorayne An Impossible Location
2017 JawDroppers! Two 160
Harry Lorayne Impromptu Divided Deck strategy of upjogging necessary arrangement
Related to 2017 JawDroppers! Two 245
Alexander Hansford On Divided Decks red/black, EBOR/OBER, high/low
2018 Kino. 89
Alexander Hansford The basic effect high/low
2018 Kino. 96
Alexander Hansford Finding cards
  • One card
  • Two cards
  • Two cards variant
Inspired by
  • Marlo selection procedure in Cardfixes
Related to
2018 Kino. 98
Alexander Hansford Notes
  • Culling in
  • Accomplice
  • Fooling magicians
2018 Kino. 106
Ryan Murray Ultra Memoria three cards chosen from thirds that are shuffled together by performer, apparently memorized, numbers of first two named, third selection found to be previously cased card, using Triple Faro
  • Arranging the Set-up (from new deck order)
2018 Curious Weaving 36
Steve Beam The Prefix ruse for fixing the cut, so a red and a black card are on the bottom of the two halves for the Gilbreath Principle
2018 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 11 221
Edward Marlo The Joker Reads Minds spectator thinks of card and reads order of shuffled deck, spectator should misread joker as selection, it is divined
Also published here 2019 Beyond the Z 41
Asi Wind Stay Stack Set-up Trick setting up a stay stack during a location
Inspired by
  • "Impromptu Deaf Nor Stupid" (Juan Tamariz, Magic from my Heart, DVD 1)
2019 Paper Work 12
Helder Guimarães One Mistake "It Will Happen"
one odd-backed card in deck, half the deck dealt into two piles, odd card is the only one the spectator places into wrong pile
2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 274
Helder Guimarães The Restless Joker "Notions of the Impossible"
named card is supposed to turn over, but Joker turns over repeatedly, Joker placed aside face down, it still turns over in deck and tabled card is named selection
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Secret Language — Volume 1 388
Andi Gladwin, Steven Youell Supersonic two spectators and performer each have a third of the deck, performer has a card selected and the spectators have each other select a card, all shuffled back, two selections found, last one from pocket
2020 The Boy Who Cried Magic 229