303 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Super-Senses / Memory
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Further Illustration naming position of any card or card at any position
1890 More Magic 79
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 4. fourth application, deck "shuffled" two times, then card at any position named
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon order of cards read off to medium who then directs the spectator to lay out the cards so that they end up sorted in new deck order, three methods
Related to Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 79
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon continuation of explanation
Related to Feb. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 93
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon continuation of explanation, verbal code method
Related to Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 104
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neueste Methode, Karte zu erraten Stebbins type stack with 32 cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 92
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler card taken out, spectator reads off remaining cards, performer names missing card, clocking mod 10 but with only thirty-two cards
Variations 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 100
Unknown Magic versus Mnemonics thirty-two numbered slips and cards are distributed among audience, performer later recalls them, secret assistant
1897 New Era Card Tricks 61
Unknown Mnemonics Applied to Cards deck really remembered
1897 New Era Card Tricks 177
Unknown Die natürliche Gedächtniskunst - das Spielkarten-Kunststück mnemonics for playing cards, thirty-two cards memorized by performer
Related to May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9) 138
Hugo Schröder Der Kartenkünstler als Hellseher "by Hugo Sch., Dresden", layout of all cards on table, performer can name any of the cards
Related to Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 4
Francis King Der Kartenkünstler als Mnemotechniker apparently thirty-two-card deck memorized, position named by spectator and performer names card, three key cards memorized throughout deck and the closest one brought to correct position with pass
Related to July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 100
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Applications for Edge-Marked Deck also "Magisches Kartenspiel"
locating named card in squared deck and bringing it to top or bottom, identifying removed card
Inspired by July 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 16
Arthur Toskana Das Riesengedächtnis order of shuffled deck read to performer who can repeat it, deck switched for "memorized" deck with easy system
Related toVariations Sep. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 9) 131
Unknown Das magische Kartenspiel fully edge-marked deck, divining missing card or reversed card
Related to June 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 87
Arthur Toskana Noch einmal "Das Riesengedächtnis" clarification
Related to Jan. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 1) 14
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Riesengedächtnis card removed and rest of deck read off for performer who then names the missing card, then number named and performer names card at that position, clocking for both value and suit mod 10 (for thirty-two cards), also clocking with fifty-two cards without mod
Inspired byRelated to Mar. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3) 38
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Riesengedächtnis second part of explanation, card at any position named by memorising four cards and bringing the closest one to named position by pass
Related to Apr. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4) 55
Hugo Schrader Mnemotechnik und Kartenkunst thirty-two spectators with number cards also take a card and read number and card off, performer memorizes everything apparently and takes the cards out in order after they have been shuffled, hidden assistant sorts a deck behind stage
July 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 107
Charles T. Jordan The Rolling-off-a-Log Detection No. 6, card removed is found out, unusual presentation with card rolled to tube, one suit together
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 28
Charles T. Jordan The Suits Unscrambled No. 10, all four Royal Flushes are shuffled together, performer memorized them apparently and brings out named suit from behind back
1920 Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 21
Charles T. Jordan The Assistance Card Trick follow up to last trick, card is selected and put in pocket, performer goes through the cards once and knows the missing one, clocking mod 13
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 11
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 Mysterious Detective three spectators pocket cards, performer names them, stack that can be riffle shuffled once
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 35
Eric F. Impey Synchrono - A Mechanical Pack stacked peek deck
  • To gain knowledge of any card freely selected
  • To name the cards one after the other
  • To reverse the positions of the two uppermost cards
  • A further effect (card to case)
1931 Try This One 4
Victor Farelli The Marvellous Discovery card removed from pack while performer is not looking, yet he quickly finds two cards that denote the selection by value and suit without looking at the faces
  • First Method
  • Second Method ("Shades")
  • Third Method (Difference in Design)
Related to 1931 Controlled Coincidence 12
Eric F. Impey The Amazing Memory removed cards are divined, basic Stay Stack use
1931 Try This One 5
Unknown A Startling Experiment naming missing card
1935 Mental Magic with Cards 19
Walter B. Gibson Improved Super Memory apparently twenty selections and their positions are remembered
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 175
Theodore Annemann Card Memory shuffled deck is memorized by performer
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 211
Billy O'Connor A Memory Feat naming any card at any number
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 365
Louis Nikola A Subtle Game arranging memorized deck stack in front of spectators
Also published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 402
Louis Lam Number Please a number in corner of every card, spectators name any number, performer knows the card (as memory demonstration)
1937 Watch Me Closely 25
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 The Missing Pair NPO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 226
Theodore Annemann Amazing Memory naming missing card, stacked deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects
Related toVariations 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 177
Unknown The Up-to-Date Prophet spectator names number, performer card at that position, stacked deck
1938 Greater Magic 289
H. Adrian Smith Mnemonics with Cards
  • An Outline of the System
  • The Table of Fixed Ideas
  • The Card List
  • Association of Ideas
  • Memorizing a Shuffled Pack
1938 Greater Magic 902
H. Adrian Smith A Unique Mental Problem missing cards are named, real memory
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 906
Audley Walsh Gnome Madness spectator pockets any card he likes while spreading through them, this one is found
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 55) 394
Unknown Locating the Cards card at any position is named by performer,stacked
1940 Expert Card Technique 198
Verne Chesbro Mentelimination naming missing card(s), three methods
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 103) 622
Arthur Monroe Hypocritical Memory deck switch in mirror glass
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 151) 884
Al Baker A Miracle of Memory using real memory, about thirteen cards are removed
Variations 1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 238
Eddie Joseph How to Prepare for a Series of Astounding Tricks Through "My System" knowing every card's position and vice versa in a memorized deck
1942 Greater Card Tricks 96
Eddie Joseph The Card Fiend deck is cut and dealt out face-down in four rows of thirteen cards each, position of named cards are given, then spectator is directed to pick up cards, they are in new deck order
1942 Greater Card Tricks 100
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Ribbon Spread card is hdden, spectator and performer remove a card each from the face up deck, when all cards are removed the missing card is named, as Rusduck
VariationsAlso published here 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 77) 314
Edward Marlo The Prediction performer knows card at named number, partial stack, part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine"
1947 Marlo In Spades 15
Paul Curry The Whispering Jokers card is removed, all card named and removed one named instead of joker, selection is named
Related toVariations 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 131) 528
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Memory Supreme gaffed method
Inspired by 1948 Rough & Smooth Possibilities 9
Gus C. Boerner New Memory Stunt
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 38
Eddie Joseph Memory Phenomenal card and its position named as apparent memory demonstration
Variations 1950 Eddie's Dumbfounders with Cards 8
Charles T. Jordan The Memory Test No. 24, Spectator removes card from previously "memorized" packet of twenty-six cards, performer able to tell which card was removed
1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 46
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rotator prop to write down the order of a shuffled deck and use it as a memorized deck
Related to 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 256) 1023
Edward Marlo It's a Dilly missing card is named
1953 The Cardician 75
Edward Marlo The Chain Calculator how to calculate position of any card after faro shuffles, memorized deck
1958 Faro Notes 12
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four aces
Related to 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Hans E. Trixer Photo-Memory shuffled deck, spectator names a position and performer tells the card
1959 Card Tricks 308
James Steranko Fantasy Card Routine Chapter Thirteen
  • Oneway Faces (not pointer cards, but uneven printing)
  • The Division (spectator cuts to a card behind the performer's back and replaces)
  • The Afterthought (selection from in-the-hands spread)
  • The Bisection (two selections by cutting of small packets and remembering bottom cards)
  • The Retention (fake memory demonstration, move-a-card)
  • The Abstraction (one of three cards thought of, OOSOOM)
  • Fantasy Notes
1960 Steranko on Cards 93
Charlie Miller, Dai Vernon Variation of Stanyon's Limit Card reconstructing a trick by Vernon described by Stanyon, two cards removed are divined with other cards
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 32
Robert A. Nelson Mental Card Elimination one card is removed, 51 cards are shown once to spectator and he names missing card, method for value and suit
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 12
Jochen Zmeck Medium partial rough-smooth, red and black alternate, then force blocks, three phases:
1. spectator says if top card is red or black, he is always right
2. spectator names position of a given card, the card is at that position
3. performer put unknown card in pocket, spectator divines it
Related to 1962 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks — Teil II 18
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory #1 apparently order of shuffled deck is remembered
1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 59
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory #2 apparently order of shuffled deck is remembered
Related toVariations 1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 65
Paul Stadelman Phenomenal Memory deck cut in two halves, card placed from one half to the other face down
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 82
Harry Lorayne Out of this World Memory presentation for OOTW as memory stunt
1967 Deck-Sterity 55
Tan Hock Chuan, Jochen Zmeck Das Meister-Spiel deck shuffled, when card is removed the performer instantly knows it, rough-smooth pairs in Si Stebbins or other arrangement, also for clean removal of three cards from deck out-of-hand, number force for book test
Also published here 1967 Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil III 10
Edward Marlo Pseudo Memory position of named card is called out, stack and faros
1968 Epilogue (Issue 4) 28
Dai Vernon A Mental Discovery apparently deck is remembered, then position of selection named
Related to 1970 Expanded Lecture Notes 38
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory #3 apparently order of shuffled deck is remembered
1971 Reputation-Makers 97
Harry Lorayne Four by Four four spectators with four cards each
1971 Reputation-Makers 168
Harry Lorayne Lorayne's Move-A-Card, A La Moe
1971 Reputation-Makers 88
Paul Swinford Inventory instantly naming missing card, stay stack
1971 More Faro Fantasy 25
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory -or- Location Fooler memorizing two groups, one card is displaced
1972 The Great Divide 5
Harry Lorayne Red/Black Memory memorizing the position of reds and blacks apparently
1972 The Great Divide 6
Verne Chesbro Mentelimination missing card is named
1972 The Living End 28
Simon Aronson Lie Sleuth several lies detected, missing card in pocket known, interlocking chains
Variations 1973 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 59
Charles T. Jordan The Missing Pair NPO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 1
Jerry K. Hartman Mentalias Use of signed card to divine thought-of card
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 64
Michael Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath
Also published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 90
Jack Kent Tillar The Pill! super memory presentation, memory pill, letters, numbers and order of playing cards
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 111) 551
Jack Kent Tillar Card Memo Plus behind back, entire deck
1974 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 111) 553
Paul Curry The Missing Thought spectator sits on a card, looks at all the other cards, magician checks all the cards he receives on a pad, except the chosen one
1974 Paul Curry Presents 71
Barrie Richardson Memorable Memory Stunt shuffled deck, someone names a position, performer instantly names the card, faced deck
  • Pseudo-Memorized Deck
Related to 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 500
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm spectator moves selection from pile to pile, you tell him from where to which
Jan. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 1) 154
Gus Southall Instant Memory cards at three named positions are named by performer in shuffled deck
1978 Fred Braue on False Deals 38
Simon Lovell Riffle Two
1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 7) 547
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm pseudo
Nov. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 275
Terry LaGerould Pseudometry
Variations Dec. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 282
Arthur Setterington Thanks for the Memory
1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 3) 655
Karl Fulves The Rundown spectator removes card and performer divines it, basic clocking application
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 25
Karl Fulves Expanded Sum clocking & faro
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 35
Karl Fulves Blocking With The Faro spectator removes card from shuffled deck, partial clocking, dated to 1960
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 41
Burton S. Sperber Mind Scam two thirds of the deck are shown, performer memorizes the cards and names cards in the third packet
1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 231) 231
Ray Grismer HIP ESP - How I Practice ESP naming some cards from shuffled deck
Variations 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8) 891
Karl Fulves Name-O-Quint spectator pockets any card, then any three cards, performer adds fourth card, those are read to medium in any order who then names pocketed card
1980 Parallel Lines 31
Nathan Stark Mem-O-Rex! shuffled deck, spectator removes a card unseen, performer goes through the cards and names missing card
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 267) 1331
Terry LaGerould Pseud-O-Mem spectator names his card, magician its position
1982 Best of Friends 147
Larry Jennings Try To Remember out of hand selection, faro, performer knows position of card
1982 Best of Friends 504
Karl Fulves Commitment cards apparently memorized, spectator exchanged two cards and those are found
1982 Card Counting 15
John Cornelius, Frank Garcia The Memory Expert Outdone finding missing card with card counting
1982 The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part I 22
Unknown To Tell The Card Drawn from Kunard's "Book of Card Tricks" (1888), mod 13
1982 Card Counting 3
Unknown To Name a Card Drawn from a Piquet Pack from Kunard's "Book of Card Tricks" (1888), mod 10
1982 Card Counting 3
Karl Fulves Indexed Poker spectator removes any straight flush, performer names it after looking through deck
1982 Card Counting 4
Karl Fulves Digital Version spectator removes any straight flush, performer names it after looking through deck, optional edge-mark helps
1982 Card Counting 5
Charles Hopkins Hopkin's 220 System any number card thought-of
Related to 1982 Card Counting 8
Karl Fulves Time Sharing strategy to buy time for head work in card counting
Inspired by 1982 Card Counting 9
Karl Fulves 3-Handed Clock strategy to buy time for head work in card counting by playing a made-up three-handed game
1982 Card Counting 11
J. W. Sarles, John Scarne An Amazing Memory card removed from half a deck is divined
  • Not The Method
  • How It's Done
Inspired by
  • a trick from "Scarne on Card Tricks"
Related toVariations
1982 Card Counting 16
Karl Fulves Three Packet Memory card removed from a third of the deck is named
1982 Card Counting 22
Ken Beale Half a Headache card removed from half the deck is divined, then with other half, cards laid out on table in pattern that does card counting, also suit, parallel principle, reprinted from Ibidem
Inspired byRelated to 1982 Card Counting 27
Satya Ranjan Roy Novel Memory Trick with Cards non-mod card counting with negative numbers, for value and suit simultaneously, reprinted from Stanyon's, with "Notes by Karl Fulves"
Related to
  • "27. Another Method" (Stanyon's Magic, Vol. 13 No. 4, Jan. 1913, p. 30)
1982 Card Counting 40
Karl Fulves SRR + Stebbins missing card named by looking only through half the shuffled deck
1982 Card Counting 41
Karl Fulves Indian Poker spectator removes any card and a four-of-a-kind from shuffled deck, performer removes mate of first card, renamed "Roy-al Poker" in 2005 edition
1982 Card Counting 44
Karl Fulves Fake Counting non-clocking method with riffle shuffled stack to name a freely removed card
Related to 1982 Card Counting 46
Edward Marlo, Stephen Tucker It just don't add up? not really by Marlo?!, on casting out tens clocking, with pre-show application
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 16) 306
Curtis Kam Out any number card thought of is divined
1982 All the World's a Stage 21
Unknown Pseudo Memory No. 90, bluff-memorization of order of deck
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 117
Terry LaGerould Super Scam naming missing card with nice convincer
Feb. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 2) 742
Karl Fulves Trackinback NDO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer, riffle shuffle connection
Inspired by 1983 After Jordan 3
Karl Fulves Psychic Card Reading No. 95, nine cards given to spectator, he does a layout, removes a card and adds up the rest, performer with his back turned names the missing card
1983 Self-Working Number Magic 127
Michael Powers Programmed Lie Detector computer program, trick performed by spectator with computer only, computer version of Aronson's Lie Sleuth
Inspired by 1983 Powerful Magic 45
Larry Jennings Memoreverse apparently order is remembered, a chosen card is found reversed on the magician named position
1985 Lake Tahoe Card Magic 55
Ben Harris Memoree position of selection named after order is apparently memorized
1985 Out Of His Mind! 114
Karl Fulves Memory Mix after riffle shuffle performer memorizes order, deck dealt into two heaps, performer announces number of matching color pairs in one heap
Related to 1986 Color Capture 8
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations, Palindromic Rosary Stack
1986 Amperthand 1
David Regal Dave's Move-A-Card deck crimp
1987 Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 171
Bob Farmer 220 Count Location Simplified
Related toAlso published here 1987/1988 Tsunami 16
Edward Marlo As a Memory Gag spectator places Aces in deck, positions apparently memorized, "First, second, third, fourth", they are shown on top
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 238
Edward Marlo Mexican with a Memory card moved from one half to another is located, apparently cards in one half remembered, using Mexican Joe Crimp
Related to 1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 260
Dai Vernon What's-the-Value Solitaire
Related to 1989 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 3 215
Brother John Hamman Three Guesses unseen card placed aside, spectator chooses three wrong cards, performer names card and three cards change to mates
1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 72
Philip T. Goldstein ESPresso removed ESP card divined with other cards, binary sorting
1989 Fifth 1
Vanni Bossi Vanii Bossi's Move a Card, a la "Moe" memorizing red-black patterns
1992 Escorial 1992 — The Marlo Year 18
Steve Beam The Forgotten Trick shuffled deck behind back, number is called and card named at position
1993 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 48) 869
Unknown The Devil's Deck edge marked deck, freely removed cards are named
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 140
Bob King Seeing is Believing performer blindfolded for full routine
Phase I: a card pocketed and another selected
Phase II: selection found at named small number
Phase III: two more cards divined, using 52-on-One and 3-1/2 gag cards
Phase IV: four Aces dealt in poker round
Phase V: pocketed card named
1993 The Breather 2 22
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Opener stack, combination
1994 Las Vegas Kardma 100
Philip T. Goldstein Chromagnon memory demonstration of red/black order
1994 Thabbatical 121
Karl Fulves Remember This shuffled deck apparently memorized, one riffle shuffle, performer checks and then names cards at 3 different positions, "Spread Correction"
Inspired by 1994 Crooked Tales 59
Basil Horwitz Challenge Super Memory Test Number 1 spectator names number from one to twenty-six, performer names card
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 71
Basil Horwitz Challenge Super Memory Test Number 2 apparently memorizing the deck, able to name card after chosen position
1994 The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 81
Meir Yedid Odd-Even Location one fair riffle shuffle, three cards removed from deck while performer's back is turned, after looking through the deck, the performer names the cards
Inspired by
  • "Scan Location" (Mark Mitton)
1994 Magical Wishes 31
Micah C. Lasher Memory Man full deck apparantly
June 1995 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 6) 2509
Edward Marlo Two Memory Bits - Bit Two spectator names card, performer names number, with new pack order and straddle faros
1995 Facsimile (Issue 3) 44
Unknown Mental Countdown No. 14, deck apparently memorized, spectator points to card in face-up spread and performer names its position
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 23
Karl Fulves, Bob King The Memory Expert No. 16, number thought of, card at this position remembered, cut, performer memorizes deck, new position of selection named and card at original position as well
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 27
David Malek The Instantly Memorized Deck position in shuffled deck is named and performer knows card, memory presentation
1995 The Lexicon 29
Robert Cassidy Card Memory deck is shuffled and memorized, two spectator get half the deck and performer names every card
Inspired byRelated to 1995 The Art of Mentalism 2 29
Juan Tamariz, Moe Seidenstein, Jimmy Grippo A Phenomenal Memory performer apparently remembers a whole spread and thus identifies a chosen card that has been moved from its position
1995 Card College — Volume 1 145
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations
1995 Connotes 2
Karl Fulves Super Count No. 13, clocking with only ten cards
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 22
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
1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 25
Michael Skinner The Monkey's Paw memory demonstration, memorized deck, ending in new deck order
1996 Classic Sampler 37
William P. Miesel Letters on Move A Card, Bob Ecklund
Related to 1996 The Fine Print (Issue 3) 56
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations
1996 Desert Seminar Notes 3
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" location
1997 FISM '97 5
Frederick Braue Three Card Mindread three spectators remove cards from deck, performer divines them
Related to 1997 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 17
Karl Fulves A Magical Effect think stop, then in next effect the color of all cards in top third are named
1998 Combo 2
Karl Fulves Expansionism memorizing color sequence of 32 cards, but really only sixteen
Related to 1998 Combo 38
Karl Fulves Cross Checking using one-way backs to expand combo memory system to four suits or other features, challenge location application
1998 Combo 40
Karl Fulves Silent Speech memorizing sixteen cards after spectator's riffle shuffle, interlocking chains
1998 Combo 49
Karl Fulves Remote Viewing spectator shuffles cards once and deals about a third, then names a number and removes card from this position, performer names it, interlocking chains
1998 Combo 51
Karl Fulves Count Without Words "The Second Layout", blackjack memory demonstration
1998 Mutus Nomen 23
Karl Fulves Line of Thought demonstration of memorising all twelve court cards
Related to 1998 Underworld (Issue 9) 123
Pit Hartling Triathlon three card challenge location, sophisticated
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1998 Das kleine grüne Heft 24
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" location, in english and french
1998 Montreal Lecture Notes — Notes de Conférence 3
Ellis Stanyon Forty Cards Dealt Faces Down, to Pick Up the One Named No. 44, cards dealt in square on table, any spot card named and performer knows where it is
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 79
Ellis Stanyon To Give the Position of Any Card No. 49, calculation method for new deck order type stack
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 83
Ellis Stanyon Rapit Memorization (?) of Half the Pack No. 17, half the deck switched, order known or cue sheet
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 91
Michael Boden Deck Memorization Out of This World with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, g=Gilbreath
Also published here 1999 Cunning Card Miracles 72
Barrie Richardson The Quasi-Memorized Deck deck is shuffled, two spectator get half the deck and performer names every card after apparently memorizing
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • Club 71, Autumn 1993
1999 Theater of the Mind 93
Barrie Richardson Close-up Memory Demonstration move-a-card, then a number is named and performer names card at that position (faced deck)
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • Club 71, Winter 1987
1999 Theater of the Mind 107
Barrie Richardson Barrie's Move a Card memorizing every other card in one half
Also published here
  • Club 71, Christmas 1988
1999 Theater of the Mind 104
Jas Jakutsch Super Card Memory - With a Kick ("SCAM"- With a Kick) eight people take a card and put them in their pocket, all missing cards are named and assigned to the right person, belly strippers
1999 Completely Mental - Vol. 3 4
Ellis Stanyon To Discover Card Removed from Pack of Fifty-two No. 20, casting out thirteen
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 68
Ellis Stanyon To Discover One of Two Cards Removed from Fifty-two No. 22, two cards removed, clocked, one card named by spectator, other one then known by performer
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 70
Ellis Stanyon Naming the Card Secretly Placed in a Pocket No. 18
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 91
Ellis Stanyon Special Arrangement of Whist Pack and Tricks with Same No. 6, similar to Stebbins
(a) To Discover the Top Card
(b) To Discover a Card Removed from Either of Two Portions
(c) To Discover the Bottom Card from Either Half of the Pack
(d) Reading the Whole Pack
(e) To Name Either or All of Four Cards Dealt in a Row
(f) To Discover a Card Freely Selected
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 104
Chuck Smith, Michael Skinner Mighty Memory third of deck stacked, multiple phases
2000 Tools Of The Trade 19
Michael Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath
  • Notes on the Gilbreath Principle
Also published here 2000 Card File Two 62
Jerry Mentzer Move a Card alternating one-way backs
2000 Card File Two 59
David Malek The Instantly Memorized Deck Revisited shuffled deck memorized, card at named position named
2001 Rebel without a Pause 42
Harry Lorayne What A M-E-S! "Memory Estimation Sleight-of-hand"
shuffled deck, card removed (force), divined after dealing deck into four piles, one of each value in each pile, memory demonstrations, all four-of-a-kinds together, faro
Inspired by
  • "Mexican Solitaire" (Ed Marlo, Ibidem)
Related toVariations
2001 Personal Collection 631
Harry Lorayne Location Divide one suit every fourth card, one card moved and located
2001 Personal Collection 587
Paul Curry The Truth-Telling Joker card is removed, all card named and removed one named instead of joker, selection is named
Related to 2001 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 81
David Malek Diamonds Are A Magician's Best Friends spectator removes card, magician looks through deck and names it, clocking only one suit
2001 Rebel without a Pause 10
Harry Lorayne Epitome Location, Junior packet with value zero removed, spectator pockets one card, deck combined, performer looks through and removes three-of-a-kind that matches, handling variations
2001 Personal Collection 443
David Berglas Memories are Made of This deck is memorized, entire deck named in order
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 344
Mick Ayres Speed-Reader performer apparently memorizes deck, names position of selection
2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 150
Lewis Jones Move over again, Moe with drop stack type arranging of color pattern
Inspired by
  • "Move over, Moe" (Lewis Jones, Imp Romp 2)
2002 Ahead of the Pack 141
Jack Avis, Lewis Jones Double take unknown card removed, another card chosen and placed aside, second card divined by turning over some cards in the deck of same suit, value, ... then the three mates of removed card turn over
Related to
  • "All of a Kind" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
2002 Ahead of the Pack 71
Pit Hartling Unforgettable three phase memory routine, faro
Related toVariationsAlso published here 2003 Card Fictions 78
Al Baker To Perform with a Borrowed, Shuffled Pack naming card at any number in half pack, real memory
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 753
Al Baker To Tell the Name of any Card in a Borrowed, Shuffled Pack card at any position named, memorizing every fifth card
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 754
Karl Fulves Court Case memory demonstration with the twelve court cards, card located that is moved from pile to pile, tactile markings
  • System Two
  • System Three
  • Face Value (selections reversed in court card packet, found by touch)
Related to 2003 Off The Books (Issue 3) 35
Karl Fulves The Automaton twelve court cards oujogged, performer memorizes their order at a glance, they are taken out and shuffled, performer restores them into original order
Related to 2003 Off The Books (Issue 3) 40
Karl Fulves Memory Poker 5x5 layout of face-up card, two cards exchanged while performer is not looking, those are divined
2003 Off The Books (Issue 6) 96
Jamie Badman Mr. Memory Man missing card named by looking through the rest, then three mates found face down, they're the wrong cards but change into the right ones
Inspired byRelated to
  • "All of a Kind" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 113
Karl Fulves The Line Up apparent memory system for about twelve cards, move-a-card application for small packet
  • The System
  • A Refinement
  • Line Up - The Method
  • The Poison Method
2003 Off The Books (Issue 6) 90
Karl Fulves How Dice Know card chosen, two dice thrown, selection found, then unknown card pocketed, dice divine it, Riffle Shuffle Control, partial clocking
2003 Off The Books (Issue 5) 81
Karl Fulves Missing x Two twelve court cards removed, two of them put aside unknown, performer looks at other ten, one card placed back, performer divines the missing one
Related to 2003 Off The Books (Issue 6) 108
Steven Youell The Ultimate Weapon two decks, two spectators select one from each, performer apparently memorises the decks, names position of selections in other decks, then another removed card named
Inspired by 2004 Weapons of Mass Destruction 10
Steve Beam Flash Memorization apparently deck is memorized, spectator names a number and card at position is revealed by performer, Killer Count
2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 63
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Marked & Memorized order apparently memorized, card at named number named, it has large X on its back, using Killer Count
  • Variation
2004 Killer Koncepts 19
Peter Duffie, Aldo Colombini, Robin Robertson Memorized Again deck apparently memorized, cut into three piles, three numbers named and cards an those positions named, using Killer Count
2004 Killer Koncepts 20
Steven Youell Sonar Detection spectator displaces his card, performer listens to riffle and names card, with out when spectator lies
2004 Weapons of Mass Destruction 56
Karl Fulves Still Missing spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals about twelve cards in a pile and removes one, performer divines card by looking at remainder of pile
2004 When Psychics Play Poker 29
Karl Fulves Rite Minded card moved from one half to the other, then deck assembled and card found, fast clocking
2005 Clockwork 29
Karl Fulves Kinship system for remembering suit order of packet (twelve cards), court cards dealt out in four piles to separate suits
Related to 2005 Combo II 21
Barrie Richardson The Modest Memory Routine fifteen cards are selected and memorized together with the audience by explaining a peg system, either for real or with switch
2005 Act Two 29
Barrie Richardson Fifty-two Cards in Succession order of deck called off, deck switch
2005 Act Two 303
Barrie Richardson Synergistic Memory Demonstration first phase is "HIP ESP" (color sequence called off), then a number is named and performer names card at that position (faced deck)
Inspired by 2005 Act Two 308
Karl Fulves Eminent Domain strategy in which red cards in bottom half are clocked, and black cards in top half, card moved from half to half can be identified, see also p. 73
2005 Clockwork 32
Karl Fulves Max Moe see also p. 67
Variations 2005 Clockwork 36
Karl Fulves Moe By Phone and further references for the plot
2005 Clockwork 67
Moe Seidenstein Moe's Move A Card advertisement reprinted from Linking Ring, July 1937
2005 Combo II 86
Karl Fulves After Moe
2005 Combo II 86
Karl Fulves Blockhead card removed from a secretly pre-clocked block is divined
Related to 2005 Card Counting (2005 edition) 16
Karl Fulves Outcast card moved from one third of deck into another is found with (apparently) memory work, clocking and partial red-black separation
Inspired by 2005 Card Counting (2005 edition) 28
Karl Fulves, Ken Beale Ten-Hour Day card chosen in clock-layout with mathematical method, second card removed from rest of deck, both cards are divined
Inspired by 2005 Card Counting (2005 edition) 40
Karl Fulves Fake Counting non-clocking method with riffle shuffled stack to name a freely removed card, expanded text from 1982 edition includes a (corner) short card that stay next to a card during riffle shuffles
Related to 2005 Card Counting (2005 edition) 58
Karl Fulves Apex Note another full deck stack method to find out which card is missing from half a deck
2005 Card Counting (2005 edition) 63
Karl Fulves Kid Stuff finding missing card in small packet, for practicing
Related to
  • "Count Of Cards" (Fulves, Charlatan #8)
2005 Clockwork 5
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 Displaceable U deck cut in half, both halves shuffled, spectator removes some cards of named suit and places them in box, another one from other half under box, last one is named
Related to 2005 Clockwork 11
Karl Fulves Fractional Counts clocking used with only a known section in middle of deck
Related to 2005 Clockwork 21
Karl Fulves Third Degree two thirds are clocked, one, two or three selections can be removed or returned to different section and found
2005 Clockwork 24
Karl Fulves Suit Solution in Clocking card removed, performer removes four-of-a-kind of same value but originally removed card vanishes as it cannot be there
2005 Clockwork 25
Karl Fulves From Concentrate clocking only one color or other property
2005 Clockwork 26
Karl Fulves Thot By Proxy spectator removed queen and any card from same suit, they're divined
2005 Clockwork 35
Karl Fulves Line of Sight edge marks on twelve cards combined with card counting
2005 Clockwork 38
Karl Fulves Light Fingered two cards removed from upper and lower half of deck after riffle shuffles, performer looks through deck and names both
2005 Clockwork 40
Karl Fulves Unique Sums set-up so that two cards removed from a certain part still produce unique clocking value
2005 Clockwork 42
Karl Fulves Lettra Set two missing cards found with clocking and faro-shuffled set-up
2005 Clockwork 43
Karl Fulves Clockwork deck cut, cut in half and any card removed, performer looks through this pile and names card
  • The System
  • First case
  • Second Case
  • Third Case
2005 Clockwork 47
Karl Fulves Royal Flush Clock spectator removes any Royal Flush card, performer quickly goes through deck and removes card from same Royal Flush
2005 Clockwork 70
Karl Fulves Double Card Count two cards removed, still found with card counting
2005 Clockwork 72
Karl Fulves Counter Intelligence clocking location with partially divided deck
2005 Combo II 33
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
Jack Avis Fake Memory Routine - Avis Handling position of selection named, very simple
2006 Rara Avis 55
Lewis Jones KHAN I performer can name card at chosen position, pseudo memory
2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 138
Michael Powers Punch Drunk any card pocketed by spectator under fair conditions, performer deals through deck and says he'll stop at mate, cell phone rings and person at other end names selection, 50% Punched Deck (every other card)
  • Cell Phone Finish
  • Alternate Finish (1)
  • Alternate Finish (2)
  • Alternate Finish (3)
Related to 2006 Power Plays 98
Michael Powers Code 5 five cards removed from deck, one hidden, assistant is shown other four cards and names fifth one, repeat in which a card is cased and divined
Inspired by 2006 Power Plays 119
Michael Powers Tri-EASY-Thon card selected, thought of and removed, all divined
  • Impromptu Method (clocking)
Inspired by 2006 Power Plays 171
Benjamin Earl Fingertip Memory named card instantly produced from shuffled deck
2007 Seeing with Photo-Electric Eyes 16
Jason Alford A Cunning Odyssey Pseudo memory demonstration, match number of cards cut off by spectator, then able to find mates / four of a kind, Penelope
Inspired byVariations 2007 The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 31
R. Paul Wilson Memory Can Pseudo-memory routine - performer can name three cards at three named numbers, followed by naming selection's position
2007 The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 104
Karl Fulves Erdnase Cheats memorizing short sequence of cards
2007 Word Play 10
Benjamin Earl Pseudo Moe pseudo version of Moe's Move-A-Card
2007 Seeing with Photo-Electric Eyes 16
Karl Fulves Moe-mentous two cards exchanged in twelve-card packet
Related to 2007 Word Play 53
Karl Fulves Maximo
Inspired by 2007 Prolix (Issue 3) 154
Jon Racherbaumer Moe's 21 move-a-card with twenty-one cards
2007 7-7-7 100
Mark Aspiazu Mission IMPossible Pseudo-memory routine, name missing card
Inspired by 2007 The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 36
Karl Fulves Scales of Justice card pocketed from twelve-card straight is divined
2007 Word Play 32
Karl Fulves Not About Counting twelve court cards, one or two removed, performer divines them
2007 Word Play 47
Karl Fulves Missing Link card removed from twelve-card packet is divined
Related to 2007 Word Play 51
Michael Weber Memorease Deck Memory demonstration, performer knows in which half a named card is
2009 Memorease 8
Steve Beam Tricycle three missing cards are named as memory demonstration, stack and interlocking chain principle
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 52
Roberto Giobbi Card Counting Demonstration card counting demonstration with small set-up
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue Sep 6) 268
Roberto Giobbi Card Counting Enhanced card counting demonstration with small set-up
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue Sep 7) 269
Robin Robertson As a memory demonstration
2010 Prolix (Issue 8) 555
Román García Memorable deck is shuffled by spectator, one card removed, deck is memorized and every card named including missing card
2010 Nanomagias 99
Claude Impériale Bluff Counting move a card with card counting presentation and optional deck switch
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 126
Benjamin Earl Pseudo Moe "In a Glimpse"
2010 Gambit (Issue 2) 16
Steve Beam Storage Capacity two missing cards are named, stack and interlocking chain principle
2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 49
Karl Fulves Scot's Key ca. twenty cards from shuffled deck removed, spectator exchanges one with Joker and puts unknown card aside, performer deals packet face-down into four piles into suits and names removed cards
2010 Xtra Credit (Issue 5) 27
Tony Cabral The Memory Expert at the Bridge Table overhand stacking demonstration, bridge deal in which performer names all cards in one hand and saves selection for last, thirteen memorized cards set-up
Inspired by 2011 Card Tricks for the Untrustworthy 46
Barrie Richardson Quartet deck is shuffled, four spectators get a quarter the deck and performer names every card after apparently memorizing them, using Rounders
Inspired byRelated to 2011 Curtain Call 34
Karl Fulves Jump Count
Inspired by 2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 609
Darwin Ortiz Best of the Best position of thought-of-card named, center dealing any named card, memorized deck
2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 23
Darwin Ortiz Best of the Best 2 memory demonstration, memorized deck, faro
Inspired by
  • "Triple Threat Memorization" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 31
Darwin Ortiz Billion Dollar Brain number of face-down cards in mess named, then actual order
2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 189
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
Alan Rorrison Coffee House gag message is shown on coffee gift card after memorization routine
2012 The Blackpool Prediction 38
John Born, Jed B. Smith Slugged Memory demonstration for a game of poker, tracking a memorized slug
2012 Seeking the Bridge 91
Pit Hartling Unforgettable three phase memory routine, faro
Also published here 2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 117
Darwin Ortiz Double Tap two cards pocketed by spectator while back is turned, divined instantly, memorized or Si Stebbins type stack
Inspired by
  • "Eliminator" (Adrian Sullivan, marketed effect)
2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 241
Jason Ladanye Bringing Down the House missing card named, four naturals after spectators-shuffle procedure
2013 Confident Deceptions 201
Joseph Barry A Two Card Location card cut to and card thought of small pile, one's position named and other card produced from pocket
2014 Reverie 6
Joseph Barry A Memory at the Card Table card chosen, deck apparently memorized, blackjack and poker hands apparently riffle stacked, rest recited and last card is selected one
Also published here 2014 Reverie 24
Joseph Barry A Memory at the Card Table card chosen, deck apparently memorized, blackjack and poker hands apparently riffle stacked, rest recited and last card is selected one
Also published here 2014 Fifty 10
Colin McLeod Mesmerised Deck cards are shuffled and numbered from 1 to 52 with a pen, memorized by performer, teaching list of objects
2014 Divine 60
Harry Lorayne Less Of A M-E-S! "Memory Estimation Sleight-of-hand"
shuffled deck, card removed (force), divined after dealing deck into four piles, one of each value in each pile, memory demonstrations, with non-faro ending
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here
  • Genii, December 2011
2015 JawDroppers! 64
Michael Weber The Card Problem fairly removed card named by phoned person, strict conditions, posed as problem
2016 Operandi (Issue 1) 22
Chris Rawlins Pseudo three phase memory demonstration, first red black, then suits, then naming missing card
Also published here 2016 (ca.) Pseudo 1
Pit Hartling Memory Maven card removed and peeked at in shuffled deck, performer looks through cards and names missing card as well as position of second selection
Inspired by
  • Max Maven effect
Variations
2017 Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 25
Pit Hartling, Denis Behr Memory Maven Variation method variation of Pit Hartling's effect
Inspired by 2017 Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 28