28 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gags & Curiousities / Ideas
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Theodore Annemann Wanted - A Card Routine Without Cards! invisible deck presentation for any named card to pocket, no method
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 60
Louis Lam It Pays to Advertise "Advertising stunts every magician must use", playing card with business information on front is forced via Svengali Deck
Would You Believe It? 19
Laurie Ireland A Hanging Episode presentational idea, for card discoveries
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 13
E. R. Hall Using a Dart Board no effect, to select a card
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 19
Ronald B. Edwards An Oddity mathematical oddity
The Cardiste (Issue 2) 12
Karl Fulves Card Problems - (3) doing a trick with an unusual structure in which first the performer demonstrates how the trick ends, then does it anyway, posed as problem
Related to Interlocutor (Issue 10) 38
Paul Harris The Pinochle Solution
Close-up Entertainer 169
Stephen Tucker Tuesday four twos appear, pun Two's-Day = Tuesday, no method
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 10) 191
John Brown Eject card that looks like the cassette recorder, pressing buttons to change something in the deck, presentation for ambitious card, rising card and other
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer)) 15
Richard Bartram, Jr. Phert! idea when spectator's hand is covering cards / coins on the table, so they feel the magic moment, plate-lifter
Close-Up of the Damned 4
Paul Cummins Just One More deck is put in case and yet still found in magician's hand
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 81
Edward Marlo All Alike Prediction Gag step 6
Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 152
Karl Fulves Marketable idea for jigsaw puzzle with cards
Interlocutor (Issue 50) 232
Juan Tamariz Marking Full Deck whole deck is marked to exclude switching it
Sonata 171
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm naming an "accidentally" dropped card correctly
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 2) 2039
Melvin Lehair The Gloving Touch card values and indices on glove, ideas with this prop like using it for the free selection of a card
Profile (Issue 18) 1
Paul Cummins Casebreak deck is put in case and yet still found in magician's hand
from a shuffled deck in use... Part One 24
Paul Harris House Guest in card case there appears a doll-house scenery, just an idea
The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Conversations from the Edge) 305
Paul Harris The Pinochle Solution you figure it out
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 177
Paul Harris Butt of Course! idea for changing card the spectator sits on in mini-card
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 279
Harry Eng Eng's Bottles impossible objects:
  • Deck in Bottle
  • Ping (ping-pong ball in bottle)
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Astonishing Friends) 303
Paul Sorrentino Half and Half card gaff, split card to simulate two cards with torn corner
The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 70) 1462
Lee Asher Idea #1 taking deck out of cigarette packet
Sex Sells 13
Lee Asher Idea #2 line for "What do you do for a living?" question
Sex Sells 13
Trevor Lewis Him
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 168
Ryan Plunkett Notes Funny ideas
Some Assembly Required 56
Roberto Giobbi, Karrell Fox, Jerry Andrus Card Configuration using cards to make interesting designs
Hidden Agenda (Issue May 24) 148
Roberto Giobbi Splitting Cards object put in split card, idea
Hidden Agenda (Issue July 19) 207