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Edward Marlo Aces in Reverse
Variations 1942 Let's See the Deck 15
Edward Marlo Marlo's One Hand Double Turnover featuring a push-off (also credited to Dai Vernon)
Related toVariations 1945 Off the Top 7
Edward Marlo Marlo's Gambling Routine no set-up, faro shuffle
  • Poker-Rummy-Pinochle
  • Black Jack
  • The Sucker Hand
  • Bridge Honors
Variations 1947 Marlo In Spades 10
Edward Marlo, Carmen D'Amico Push Through Failure face up cards shuffled in face down cards, open push-through, selection is reversed in other half, three versions, see p. 773 for corrections
Variations 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 192) 766
Dai Vernon The Travelers
Variations 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 3) 97
Bill Simon Cover for the Side Slip covered side steal, to second from the top
Variations 1952 Effective Card Magic 112
Edward Marlo The Follow Up Aces Aces lost in deck come to top
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 91
Bill Simon The Flash Change four indifferent cards change into four Aces, they stick out of deck as a block and are shaken out
Variations 1954 Sleightly Sensational 11
Edward Marlo Count Cop and Transfer from packet to packet, sometimes called "Spontaneous Add"
Variations 1956 Action Palm 10
Edward Marlo The Separating Aces four Aces distribute in the deck, three methods, all cards face-down
Variations 1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 162
Dai Vernon Double Lift Unload for credit information see Marlo reference
Related toAlso published here 1961 Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 70
Edward Marlo, Carmen D'Amico Marlo Pivot Spread four (or three) as two
Variations 1961 Card to Wallet 10
Edward Marlo Twelfth Method based on principle that spectator shuffles top card to bottom in small packet overhand shuffle
Variations 1962 Estimation 33
Edward Marlo K. M. Move Follow Up Aces setting up
Inspired byVariations 1962 The K. M. Move 11
Nate Leipzig Slap Four Ace Routine Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Related toVariations 1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 42
Edward Marlo Cover-Up Shuffle retaining bottom twenty-six cards, hands cover halves
Variations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 3
Larry Jennings Jennings' Visitor
Variations 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 53
Roy Walton Mission Accomplished
Related toVariations 1969 The Devil's Playthings 18
Edward Marlo Fifth Objective in and out jogging cull with tabled strip-out cut
Variations 1973 Marlo's Objectives 11
Edward Marlo The Deep Face-Up Switch Bold ATFUS variation which brings the card directly to the center
Variations 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 78
Jon Racherbaumer Off-Shoot two sandwich cards separate next to two selections
Related toVariations 1975 Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 13
Nick Trost Believe It or Not! Half the deck shuffled face up/down, is magically straightened out but the messy order is transferred to the other half sitting on the table (mixed half transposes with unmixed half)
VariationsAlso published here 1976 Subtle Card Magic: Part One 14
Edward Marlo Devilish Miracle Switchouts
Related to 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 101
Jerry Sadowitz The More Things Change
Related toVariations 1982 Alternative Card Magic 24
Edward Marlo Additional Ideas - Broken Count Broken Elmsley Count and more broken counts
Variations 1982 Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 22
Edward Marlo Marlo's Color Changing Deck Routine cards selected and found, then deck changes back color
VariationsAlso published here
  • MUM, Mar. 1976
1984 At The Table 106
Brother John Hamman The Poker Palm Shift poker hand changes four times on deck, ungaffed
Variations 1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 296
David Britland Lunch Box "A large 'sandwich' with very few calories!"
card in box transposes with selection, case put in middle of deck on table and flicked out, optional kiss image on case
Related to 1985 Equinox 11
Larry Jennings Ambidextrous Travellers for the Elmsley credit see p. 48 of Marlo's Magazine 6
Related toVariations 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 233
Edward Marlo Anchored Add On from bottom or center onto tabled packet
Related toVariations 1986 Thirty Five Years Later 39
Brother John Hamman Magic Box four thought-of cards (one of each suit) appear in card case
Variations 1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 77
Brother John Hamman The Double Flushtration Count
Related to 1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 103
Brother John Hamman Final Aces six double ended cards
Variations 1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 229
Juan Tamariz Total Coincidence first single cards from two decks match, then both decks are in exactly the same order
Related toVariations 1989/91 Sonata 224
Edward Marlo Trilogy In Blue ungaffed
Variations 1991 The Olram File (Issue 2) 12
Edward Marlo Marlo's Flushtration Count
Variations 1992 Card Finesse II 165
Jack Carpenter Multiplex Reset Reset combined with double Travelers
Related toVariations 1992 Modus Operandi 21
Jack Birnman Sharper's Image after some shuffling (also by spectator) a two-handed game is dealt, performer receives a Full House with Aces and Kings, faro
Variations June 1993 MO — Modus Operandi (Issue 2) 15
Paul Harris Grasshopper (revised)
Inspired byVariations 1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 125
Michael Skinner, Nate Leipzig Skinning the Fat off the Bone... Nate Leipzig's Slap Aces Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Inspired byVariations 1996 Classic Sampler 46
Steve Reynolds On the Clip Palm looks like LTP is meant
1996 MO — Modus Operandi (Issue 8) 22
Steve Reynolds Miracle Steal Replacement partial LTP steal before replacement
Related to 1996 MO — Modus Operandi (Issue 8) 23
Steve Reynolds Loadless Sandwich/Load LTP steal and backwards pivoting
1996 MO — Modus Operandi (Issue 8) 23
Larry Jennings Depth Thrust I spectator stabs behind the back, two cards sandwich selection
Variations 1997 Jennings '67 100
Larry Jennings Pineapple Surprise '70 transformation kicker, double facers
Inspired by
  • "Pineapple Surprise" (Walt Rollins, MUM Dec. 1963)
Related toVariations
1997 Jennings '67 236
Norman Houghton Norman Houghton's Second Version Variation of "Matched Picture Cards" also without deck too
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 53
Allan Ackerman False Shuffle Display Bottom-Line precursor
Related to 1999 Classic Handlings 33
Paul Cummins, Steve Reynolds A Total Triumph new presentational twist
2002 FASDIU II 20
Allan Ackerman Rapid Exchange Four Jacks transpose with four Aces previously placed in different pockets
Inspired by
  • "Student of a Student's Exchange" (Steve Reynolds, Under the Radar, 2004)
2007 The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 24
Steve Reynolds Finely Final Aces Ace Assembly based on Final Aces (Bro. John Hamman), without gaffs
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 9
Steve Reynolds, David Michael Evans Jumping Flash Transpo Sandwiched card between two Jacks transposes with tabled card
Inspired by
  • "Jack-Flash Transpo" (Daryl Martinez & Jon Racherbaumer, At The Table, 1984)
2009 Route 52 17
Steve Reynolds A Trist on Twost Twisting the Aces with only spreads, no counting actions. Ends with Dr. Daley's Last Trick
Inspired by
  • "Twisting the Aces" (Nick Trost, marketed)
2009 Route 52 23
Steve Reynolds Unsigned Card Reworked handling of Hamman's Signed Card plot
2009 Route 52 31
Steve Reynolds Fireback Aces Ace Assembly where they go in reverse, before collecting in performer's packet
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 36
Steve Reynolds Day Time Visitor Larry Jenning's Visitor plot, done with only a packet
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 42
Steve Reynolds U-Turn Twisting routine with a gambling theme
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 47
Steve Reynolds Ace, x, x, x, x, Ace Two Aces distribute in the deck to find two selections
Inspired byVariations 2009 Route 52 52
Steve Reynolds, Allan Ackerman The Splits Four Kings distribute to find four selections next to them
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 56
Edward Marlo, Steve Reynolds Layered Bold ATFUS
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 57
Steve Reynolds A Spin on the Color-Changing Deck find four Aces from the deck, rest of deck changes color
Inspired byVariations 2009 Route 52 60
Steve Reynolds Mr Fogg Tracked Down Travelers with a minimal-palm approach
Inspired by 2009 Route 52 65
Steve Reynolds Introduction
2010 Trench Work 5
Steve Reynolds Flash Changed four indifferent cards change into four Aces, they stick out of deck as a block and are shaken out
Inspired by 2010 Trench Work 6
Steve Reynolds On Bannon's Poker Pairydox packet of cards shown mixed, then pairs are mated, contributing an instant reset
Inspired by
  • "Poker Pairadox" (John Bannon, Mega Wave, 2010)
2010 Trench Work 14
Steve Reynolds On the Card to Mouth
2010 Trench Work 16
Steve Reynolds Platinum Opener approaching a table
2010 Trench Work 19
Steve Reynolds Flip Flop Find one-handed flourish turnover of top card
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Arsenal Notes, 2000
2010 Trench Work 20
Steve Reynolds Neo Slap Aces Aces appear on deck one by one
Inspired by 2010 Trench Work 22
Steve Reynolds Monkey in the Box bold open loading, case flicked out between two halves
Related toAlso published here
  • Under the Radar, 2003
2010 Trench Work 26
Steve Reynolds Swing Cut Controls double undercut substitute with swing cuts
  • To the Top
  • To the Bottom
  • To Other Positions from Top/Bottom
2010 Six Deep — Part One 3
Steve Reynolds S. P. Hideout hiding cards à la ribbon-spread hide-out when spreading small packet on the table
  • First Technique
  • Second Technique
  • Multiple Concealments
2010 Six Deep — Part One 4
Steve Reynolds Open-Scenario Palm Addition "S. P. Hideout" application
  • Method One
  • Method Two
2010 Six Deep — Part One 7
Steve Reynolds The Palm Add to tabled small packet, using "S. P. Hideout"
2010 Six Deep — Part One 10
Steve Reynolds For Marlo's Anchored Add On using "S. P. Hideout"
Inspired by 2010 Six Deep — Part One 10
Steve Reynolds Anchors Away technical variation
Inspired by 2010 Six Deep — Part One 12
Steve Reynolds One Moment in Time Ace of Spades shown in left hand, then inserted into deck which is spread on the table, it is suddenly seen to be back in the left hand
2010 Six Deep — Part One 13
Steve Reynolds Off-Handed Overhand Shuffle
2010 Six Deep — Part One 15
Steve Reynolds Bluff Count Cop three as four while tabling every card
  • True Bluff Count
Inspired by 2010 Six Deep — Part One 17
Steve Reynolds Flashback Count four cards, showing two twice
Inspired byRelated to 2010 Six Deep — Part One 19
Steve Reynolds Thanks You
2012 The Zarrow Work Book
Steve Reynolds Before You Sit to Shuffle
2012 The Zarrow Work Book 1
Steve Reynolds First Misconception on false shuffling and shuffling styles
2012 The Zarrow Work Book 2
Steve Reynolds Second Misconception
2012 The Zarrow Work Book 3
Steve Reynolds Fale Square Up: Four Parts
2012 The Zarrow Work Book 4
Steve Reynolds Part One: The True Shuffle
  • The Starting Grip
  • Practice Aid
  • The Split
  • The Weave
2012 The Zarrow Work Book 5
Steve Reynolds Part Two: The Two Square Ups
  • The True Square Up
  • The False Square Up
  • Holding Back
  • Setting the Fan
  • The Unweave and Lift
  • The Simulated Square Up/Bobble Cover
  • Second Thrust
2012 The Zarrow Work Book 13
Steve Reynolds, Lee Asher, John Born Twelfth-Method Match Card is reversed in deck as prediction. Card is cut to and selected, turns out to match the prediction as its mate. Includes refinements by Lee Asher and John Born
Inspired by 2012 Seeking the Bridge 154
Steve Reynolds Introduction
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 4
Steve Reynolds Rest Position vest pockets
  • Rest Position Note
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 5
Steve Reynolds A Few Bits of Busines
  • About Vests
  • Anchoring the Vest
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 7
Steve Reynolds Packet Positions in vest pocket
  • Horizontal
  • Verticle
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 8
Steve Reynolds Loading Card(s) into vest pocket
  • Horizontal Loading (First Technique)
  • Alternative Single-Card Load
  • Horizontal Loading (Third Technique)
  • Horizontal Loading (Small Packet)
  • Vertical Loading
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 9
Steve Reynolds Stealing Cards 1 from vest pocket
  • Onto Deck /Packet ("Friction Steal")
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 15
Steve Reynolds Combination Loads/Steals from vest pocket
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 16
Steve Reynolds Stealing Cards 2 from vest pocket
  • Into Palm Positions
  • First Application
  • Second Application
  • Other Palm Positions
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 17
Steve Reynolds Stealing Multiple Cards from vest pocket into palm
  • First Technique (Squeeze Steal)
  • Second Technique (Squeeze Add)
  • Adjusting Packets
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 20
Steve Reynolds Packet Switch using vest pocket holdout
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 24
Steve Reynolds Half-Deck Switch using vest pocket holdout
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 25
Steve Reynolds Full Deck Switch using vest pocket holdout, two methods
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 26
Steve Reynolds Further Thoughts
  • Finding the Moment
  • Seated Moves
  • Applications to Effects
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 28
Steve Reynolds (Not) The Final Notes
2014 In-Vestment — Chapter One 29
Tomas Blomberg QXS...SXQ two Queens put together into deck, the separate next to two selections
Inspired by 2014 Blomberg Laboratories 225
Jon Racherbaumer Three Suspects and a Perp AH to 3H jump around, inspired by Steve Reynolds performance
Inspired by 2016 Facsimile (Issue 5) 70
Steve Reynolds Introduction about a rediscovered Hamman video tape
2018 A Hint of Hamman 19
Steve Reynolds Bibliography
2018 A Hint of Hamman 53
Steve Reynolds Ace x Ace Handling 3 Two Jacks placed in different parts of deck, move to find selection
Oct. 2018 Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 124
Steve Reynolds Introduction
2019 Beyond the Z 11
Steve Reynolds Get a Grip on Marlo's "Angular Grip", "cover grip"
2019 Beyond the Z 12
Steve Reynolds Bottom Line Review very brief outline of Bottom Line Zarrow square up finesse
2019 Beyond the Z 15
Edward Marlo, Steve Reynolds Strip Out Shuffle Variant
Inspired byVariations 2019 Beyond the Z 19
Steve Reynolds Push Through Shuffle Variant
Inspired by 2019 Beyond the Z 27
Edward Marlo, Steve Reynolds Covered Up Shuffle using Bottom Line
  • Half Mem Deck Handling
Inspired by 2019 Beyond the Z 33
Steve Reynolds BTZ Combo
2019 Beyond the Z 41
Steve Reynolds Blind Bluff Shuffle two shuffle combination, strip-out with bluff/mock riffle
2019 Beyond the Z 47
Steve Reynolds Bluff Spread Shuffle getting into bluff/mock shuffle
2019 Beyond the Z 51
Steve Reynolds Backstory comments and credit information
  • Starting Grip/Cover Grip
  • Strip-out Shuffle (Edward Marlo)
  • Push-Through Shuffle (Steve Reynolds)
  • Blind Shuffle Bluffs (on the bluff/mock shuffle)
  • Bottom-Line Technique
  • Bottom-Line Perfect False Shuffle
  • Bottom-Line Cover-Up Shuffle
Related to 2019 Beyond the Z 55
Steve Reynolds Bibliography
2019 Beyond the Z 81
Allan Ackerman Traveling the Crossroads Aces signed, spectator selects four cards with turn out to be Jacks, all cards lost and Aces travel into different pockets
Inspired by
  • "Cross-Road Travelers" (Steve Reynolds, Seek 52)
2019 Card Theater 81
Michael Powers Transpo Visitor tabled card transposes with sandwiched card in deck
Inspired by
  • "Flash Paced Transpo" (Steve Reynolds, Linking Ring, July 2008)
2019 Tesseract 66
Steve Reynolds No Spin Color Changing Deck Ace production followed by color changing deck
Inspired by 2019 Output (Issue 1) 1
Steve Reynolds Jump to Texas 2012 story about lectures
2019 Output (Issue 1) 7
Steve Reynolds Playing Heavy Displays section intro, on Mentzer's "Counts, Cuts, Moves, and Subtlety"
2019 Output (Issue 1) 12
Steve Reynolds, Alexander Oz Full House Show one card shown twice and one hidden
2019 Output (Issue 1) 13
Steve Reynolds Five of a Kind Show only two of five cards are seen
Inspired by 2019 Output (Issue 1) 15
Edward Marlo Streamlined Invisible Bottom Deal from unpublished notes from the 1980s
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Output (Issue 1) 21
Steve Reynolds Introduction
2019 Output (Issue 2) 1
Steve Reynolds Streamlined Poker Palm Shift poker hand changes several times
Inspired byVariations 2019 Output (Issue 2) 5
Steve Reynolds Discrepancy Find two sandwich cards come together to trap selection
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here
  • "Cosmic Sport", 2000
2019 Output (Issue 2) 14
Steve Reynolds Discrepancy Found two sandwich cards come together to trap selection
Inspired by 2019 Output (Issue 2) 17
Steve Reynolds On the Tip-Up Cover
  • Angle Jog
  • Crimp
  • Break/Step
2019 Output (Issue 2) 24
Steve Reynolds Covered Block Side Steal transfer from bottom to top with cover
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Output (Issue 2) 30
Steve Reynolds Push Through Poker one half mixed face-up/face-down, shuffled through other half, all but one face-down cards transfer to other half, mixed half dealt for poker game and performer receives straight flush except one card which is the face-down card in other half, second round of dealing with royal flush
Inspired byVariations 2019 Output (Issue 3) 1
Steve Reynolds Devilish Miracle intro and credit information
  • What Makes the Devilish Miracle Devilish?
  • For Devilish Miracle (circa 1970)
2019 Output (Issue 3) 15
Steve Reynolds Follow-Up Aces different intro
Inspired by 2019 Output (Issue 3) 26
Steve Reynolds Stand-Up Streamlined Homing Card
Inspired by
  • "Marlo's Homing Card" (Bill Malone's "Malone on Marlo" DVDs)
2019 Output (Issue 4) 15
Steve Reynolds Evolution of a Switch discussing switches for the Devilish Miracle
  • From Marlo Magazine Vol. 3
  • D'Amico/Marlo Devilish Switch (1948)
  • Control Systems Switch (1947-1952)
  • Marlo Without Tears Switch
  • Interface Switch
Related to 2019 Output (Issue 5) 1
Steve Reynolds For Any Devilish Miracle
  • Frist Vanish - Basic Handling
  • Selection Reappears Face Down
  • Second Vanish - Fronts and Backs
2019 Output (Issue 5) 8
Steve Reynolds Off-Hand Overhand Shuffle
2019 Output (Issue 5) 15
Steve Reynolds Loose Ends: Synergistic Poker combination poker routine
Inspired by 2019 Output (Issue 5) 16
Steve Reynolds Marked Seconds second deal demo, Aces make surprise appearance
2020 Magic for BLM 211
Steve Reynolds On Marlo's Gambling Routine with stack, faro
  • Phase One: Poker, Rummy, Pinochle
  • Phase Two: Blackjack
  • Phase Three: Sucker Hand
  • Phase Four: The Bridge Deal
Inspired by 2020 Output (Issue 6) 1
Steve Reynolds Marked Seconds second deal demo, miscall, lead-in for Open Travelers
2020 Output (Issue 6) 17
Steve Reynolds Smokey Mates two cards chosen, prediction is used to find a card and matches the card, both card change into second selection and its mate
2020 Output (Issue 7) 1
Steve Reynolds Combo Shuffle top and bottom stock control
2020 Output (Issue 7) 2
Steve Reynolds Twelfth Method Matcho performer reverses prediction card in deck, spectator cuts off pile, shuffles and remembers bottom card, it matches
2020 Output (Issue 7) 7
Steve Reynolds On the Bottom-Line Cover credit information
2020 Output (Issue 7) 10
Steve Reynolds Travelers Introduction comments on the plot
2020 Output (Issue 8) 1
Steve Reynolds Off-Beat Travelers dummy cards in pocket
Inspired by
  • Travelers in J. K. Hartman's "Card Craft" (1991)
2020 Output (Issue 8) 2
Steve Reynolds Tech-Less Multiplex Reset Interchange effect, then both quartets brought together, one vanishes and is back in pockets
Inspired by 2020 Output (Issue 8) 8
Steve Reynolds Bold Switch two quartets, three cards switched
2020 Output (Issue 8) 10
Steve Reynolds Loose Ends: On the Hit Lift with credit information
2020 Output (Issue 8) 29
Steve Reynolds On the Distribution Effect credit information
2020 Output (Issue 9) 11
Lee Lee Off Shoot Variant two sandwich cards separate next to two selections
Inspired byVariations 2020 Output (Issue 9) 13
Steve Reynolds Loose Ends: Meddler's Bluff Vanish four cards shown as seven, using bluff pass
Inspired by
  • "Meddler's Assembly" (Steve Reynolds, Cosmic Sport, 2001)
2020 Output (Issue 9) 17
Steve Reynolds Mini Matching Update one deck, two halves made, after a few single matches all cards match
Inspired by 2020 Output (Issue 10) 1
Steve Reynolds Sharper's Fate after fair shuffling by spectator a two-handed game is dealt from a spot decided by a cut card, chosen winner receives a Royal Flush, faro
Inspired by 2020 Output (Issue 10) 8
Steve Reynolds Loose Ends: Off Shoot Fix
Inspired by 2020 Output (Issue 10) 18