35 entries in Cards / Principles / Key Card / Key Card Subtleties
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Unknown Shuffling Despite Key Card
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 22
Unknown Spectator Riffle Shuffles and key remains on top or near top
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 89
James Maxwell The Locator spectator's shuffling while short card stays next to selection
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 313
Unknown Shuffling despite Key Cards
  • The Overhand Shuffle
  • The Dovetail Shuffle
Greater Magic 96
Unknown The Master Card Location two key cards, spectator riffle shuffles
Greater Magic 97
Unknown Shuffling with a Key Card
Greater Magic 94
G. W. Hunter Backhanded reprinted from The Magic Wand, card sticks to back of hand, key card location
Also published here The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 660
Unknown Shuffling around Key or Crimp
Watch This One! 17
Unknown Shuffling with Key Card
Watch This One! 37
Unknown Key Undercut Shuffle shuffling after placement
The Royal Road to Card Magic 69
Unknown, Edward Marlo Fifth Method spectator's shuffle likely retains top/bottom cards, key card
Estimation 29
Laurie Ireland, Theodore Annemann Red/Black Shuffle for Key retaining a key at twenty-six, credit information by Marlo
Related to Estimation 32
Edward Marlo Twelfth Method based on principle that spectator shuffles top card to bottom in small packet overhand shuffle
Variations Estimation 33
John Quine Key Card Throwoff #1 riffle shuffle despite key
Card Cavalcade 102
John Quine Key Card Throwoff #2
Card Cavalcade 104
Philip T. Goldstein Spot'n'Scoop Control sighting card in face-up ribbon spread and moving it to top by cut afterwards
Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 3
Unknown Spectator Shuffles with Key Card
Magic from which Memories are Made! 119
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Christ Location no-touch cut-deeper selection procedure
Variations Sessions 39
Edward Marlo Key Card Subtlety narrow or bellied card and tabled riffle shuffle after placement
Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 85
Harry Lorayne Key Card Ruse faro to throw off key card thoughts
Trend Setters 69
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli), Unknown Double Key Card Setting including Marlo's Ruse Cull to set key cards in place
The Olram File (Issue 8) 14
Karl Fulves Top and Bottom Keys getting known cards to top and bottom
Crooked Tales 121
Unknown Further Thoughts on the Key Card - Shuffling with a Key Card
Card College - Volume 1 144
Unknown Letting the Spectator Shuffle with a Key Card
Card College - Volume 1 144
Karl Fulves Mind Mirror No. 15, card from a third is removed after performer memorized the pile, he names missing card, key card placement after riffle shuffle
Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 25
Unknown Applications for the Crimp
Card College — Volume 2 349
Wolfgang Moser Wunderpunkt thoughts and techniques using a pencil dotted card
  • ...jetzt machen Sie mal einen Punkt!
  • Forcieren der Leitkarte
  • Setzen der Leitkarte
  • Kontrollieren der Leitkarte
Kreationen 25
Unknown Red/Black Shuffle around Position overhand shuffle with a card at known position
Related to Reverie 11
Steve Beam Losers Weepers Choreographed process for selecting a card that quickly provides the magician with the key to the selected card.
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 9 102
Joseph Barry Echoed three progressively fairer locations of a card
Inspired by Operandi (Issue 1) 5
John Cornelius John Cornelius Thoughts watch as shiner
Related to Facsimile (Issue 5) 21
Laurie Ireland Overhand Shuffle with Key overhand shuffle with a card at known position
Related to In Order to Amaze 78
Unknown Key Card Shuffle by Spectatore
Sprezzatura 20
Laurie Ireland Overhand Shuffle with Key overhand shuffle with a card at known position
Related to Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 26
Harry Riser, Johnny Thompson Impromptu Shiner black coffee
  • Spread Key Card Glimpse
  • Riffle Key Card Glimpse
  • Dribble Key Card Glimpse
  • Peek Control
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 113