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S. W. Erdnase Tricks with the Prearranged Deck Eight Kings - set up explained with methods to calculate cards and their positions (applicable for any cyclic stack)
Related toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 179
Jack Merlin A Sequence Effect thirteen cards put in order by dealing them in a row on the table, alternate top bottoms
Variations Merlin's Master Manipulations 9
Edward Marlo, Dai Vernon Penetration Ace-Two-Three or all Aces penetrate pack one at a time
Variations The Cardician 46
Edward Marlo X-Deck named card has an X on back
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 296) 1182
Edward Marlo Card from Pocket Ideas different subterfuges
Related toVariationsAlso published here Action Palm 52
Edward Marlo The Separating Aces four Aces distribute in the deck, three methods, all cards face-down
Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 162
Dai Vernon "Picking off the Pip"
Related toVariations Inner Secrets of Card Magic 47
Edward Marlo Mechanical Seconds effect application: Aces change to Kings
Related toVariations Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 90
Bob Veeser Veeser's Bluff Multiple Shift three handlings
Related toVariations The Multiple Shift 31
Edward Marlo The Immovable Multiple Shifts: To the Bottom - Delayed Type two handlings
Variations The Multiple Shift 42
Edward Marlo A Matching Routine stay stack routine with six phases
Variations Faro Controlled Miracles 31
Al Leech Phantom Monte all three cards change
Variations Super Card Man Stuff 51
Harry Lorayne Foursome four of a kind to free selection is produced
Related toVariations Deck-Sterity 23
Peter Kane The Blank Thought Deck blank deck, spectator thinks of any card, performer removes a blank card, all cards get faces and isolated card is thought-of one
Variations A Card Session with Peter Kane 1
Bruce Cervon Think and it's Trapped one of two cards is thought of and appears in sandwich in deck, various versions:
  • First Version
  • Second Version
  • Third Version
  • Fourth Version (Pitfalls of Thought I)
  • Fifth Version (Pitfalls of Thought II)
Variations Expert Card Mysteries 109
Jack Posetary Last Aces black Aces in case, selection travels into the sandwich, double facer, see also p. 283 & 289 for reference, p. 306 for presentation by Murry Graham
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 279
Allan Ackerman The Fickle Card's Fingered Fate card changes into three selections and vanishes
Hierophant (Issue 3) 121
Edward Marlo right-hand pressure fan notes reverse fan applications, hiding face-up cards in face-down fan, All Backs, ..., right-handed pressure fan suggested by Frank Shields
VariationsAlso published here Hierophant (Issue 4) 210
Allan Ackerman Introduction
Magic Mafia Effects
Allan Ackerman On Kane's Blank Thought Deck blank deck, spectator thinks of any card, performer removes a blank card, all cards get faces and isolated card is thought-of one
Inspired by Magic Mafia Effects 1
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo, Dr. James Nuzzo Elevator Shaft Ace, Two and Three or all Aces penetrate pack one at a time
Inspired by Magic Mafia Effects 4
Allan Ackerman Joker Sandwich thought of card in sandwich in deck
Inspired byVariations Magic Mafia Effects 6
Allan Ackerman The Spectator Refuses to Cut to the Four Aces
Related toVariationsAlso published here Magic Mafia Effects 7
Allan Ackerman Everywhere and Nowhere three cards become the selection and change into aces
Magic Mafia Effects 9
Allan Ackerman All Backs all backs then all faces, while retaining a stack
Magic Mafia Effects 11
Allan Ackerman All Backs Additional Notes
Magic Mafia Effects 17
Allan Ackerman Pokerface while trying to find the selection the four of a kind is produced
Related to Magic Mafia Effects 18
Allan Ackerman The Real Work on Adhesive where to put the tape
Magic Mafia Effects 23
Allan Ackerman Minus One Bottom Deal
Variations Magic Mafia Effects 24
Allan Ackerman The Nest Reverse during a table riffle shuffle
Magic Mafia Effects 27
Allan Ackerman A Card Pass
Magic Mafia Effects 29
Allan Ackerman Counting Four as Three
Magic Mafia Effects 30
Dick Koester, Allan Ackerman Smyth Myth Retold cards are shuffled face up into face down, pairs put on the table, when one spectator sees his card he says stop, the other card face down is the second selection
Magic Mafia Effects 33
Allan Ackerman Snap Change Idea card is seen, it's another card, magician's gag
Magic Mafia Effects 35
Allan Ackerman The Programmed Deck always dealing into two piles and eliminating one pile, last card is named selection, Named Tantalizer
Related toVariations Magic Mafia Effects 36
Allan Ackerman Lunch several methods for "One-Eyed Jacks" sandwich effect, with loading techniques
Tilted Sandwich:
  • Gaffed
  • Ungaffed #1
  • Ungaffed #2
The Ultimate Approach:
  • The Load In
  • The Palm Switch
  • The No Palm Approach
  • Ungaffed #3
Variations The Esoterist 34
Allan Ackerman, John Cornelius Change of Mind one of five, kicker
Variations The Esoterist 5
Allan Ackerman Ultra Mental (Minimal Gaffus)
The Esoterist 18
Allan Ackerman Minuscule Deck prediction with deck vanish (and optional reproduction), inspired by Kosky routine from Talisman, Nov. 1970
Variations The Esoterist 8
Allan Ackerman Next to Last Ace into case
Inspired by The Esoterist 17
Allan Ackerman Axing the Aces backs of Aces change color
The Esoterist 24
Allan Ackerman Color Triumphant color changing deck climax
The Esoterist 32
Allan Ackerman The General's Universal Card gaffed
Variations The Esoterist 6
Allan Ackerman C.T.A.
The Esoterist 30
Allan Ackerman Mass Transit only one palm
The Esoterist 26
Allan Ackerman Simplex Travelers
The Esoterist 29
Allan Ackerman Suggestions handling tips
The Esoterist 31
Allan Ackerman Added Thoughts on the Minuscule Deck Method 1: Deck from lap into pocket
Method 2: Packet changes into complete deck
The Esoterist 9
Allan Ackerman Ackerman Varies Kelly
Related to The Esoterist 15
Allan Ackerman Slip Shod for setting up a Zarrow
The Esoterist 12
Allan Ackerman Small Change combo
The Esoterist 21
Edward Marlo Another Elevator three cards
Related to Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Allan Ackerman The Palm Switch sandwiched card (really only a step gaff) exchanged for palmed card
The Esoterist 40
Allan Ackerman Extension gaff with pivotal section
The Esoterist 42
Allan Ackerman Introduction
The Esoterist 4
Allan Ackerman The Last Word some more ideas on structure and credit information
The Esoterist 44
Edward Marlo Prediction Surprise & Clock Combination card chosen with cut & count procedure has odd back, re-counting force, ambiguous color changing deck
Related to On the Clock Effect 10
Roger Smith Ultimate Sandwich card travels to tabled sandwich cards
Inspired by The K-S Control System 26
Jon Racherbaumer Full-Circle Universal
Inspired by The Universal Card 29
Edward Marlo Marlo Technique for Minus Multiple
Inspired by Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 4
Paul Harris, Allan Ackerman Coin Holer made from Cards card gaff that holds four coins and hides in deck
The Magic of Paul Harris 50
Paul Harris, Allan Ackerman Re-set Classic Re-set routine
Variations SuperMagic 77
Allan Ackerman Foreward
Cardboard Connection 1
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Automatic Lap lapping a piece of card during linking cards effect
Also published here Cardboard Connection 16
Allan Ackerman Hamman ESP
Here's My Card 108
Allan Ackerman Quick Coincidence
Variations Here's My Card 62
Allan Ackerman Double Ultra Mental two decks, spectator and performer each think of a card
Here's My Card 50
Allan Ackerman Al Leech's "Posthumous"
Here's My Card 98
Ron Ferris, Allan Ackerman Blackjack Player's Delight four ten-values are on table, four selections turn out to be the four Aces to make four blackjacks
Variations Here's My Card 94
Allan Ackerman, Steve Freeman The Ten Handed Stack one shuffle
Here's My Card 72
Allan Ackerman Downers and Uppers same card occupies three positions
Here's My Card 42
Allan Ackerman Variance Variant with transformation kicker
Related toVariations Here's My Card 90
Allan Ackerman Kabbala Elevators
Inspired by Here's My Card 15
Allan Ackerman A Closer Approach impromptu, variation on "Impromptu Ultra Mental"
Here's My Card 49
Allan Ackerman, Bruce Cervon Impromptu Ultra Mental half pass version, see "Author's Note" for credit information
Related toVariations Here's My Card 47
Allan Ackerman Forethought
Here's My Card 51
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Premonition
Here's My Card 53
Allan Ackerman An Effect spectator names card, direct, prediction type
Variations Here's My Card 29
Allan Ackerman Streamlined Oil and Water 3&3, full deck finish
Here's My Card 77
Allan Ackerman Card Case Collectors faro, no contact
Related toVariations Here's My Card 17
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo, Roger Klause Sandwich Trilogy
Here's My Card 44
Allan Ackerman It Happens in the Spectator's Hand Jack Sandwich Spectator controls the actions
Here's My Card 22
Allan Ackerman Ace Cutting Display
Here's My Card 103
Allan Ackerman Double Reverse one card is thought of half the pack
Here's My Card 60
Allan Ackerman Dropping A Card forcing "any" card in peek position, thought of touch
Here's My Card 57
Allan Ackerman The Super Cut thought from hand spread
Here's My Card 53
Allan Ackerman, Derek Dingle Thinking it Through color chaning deck climax
Here's My Card 37
Allan Ackerman Blanks - Selections - Aces four blanks transform into duplicates of selection, then aces, ungaffed
Related to Here's My Card 70
Allan Ackerman Easy Off Pips at the end the card is blank and vanishes, gaffed
Inspired by Here's My Card 13
Allan Ackerman Open Travelers
Variations Here's My Card 31
Allan Ackerman, Heck The Spectator's Triumph spectator shuffles cards face up and face down, ungaffed (almost)
Inspired by Here's My Card 68
Allan Ackerman EvaporACEtion
Variations Here's My Card 24
Allan Ackerman Roll Over Card Vanish bare handed
Variations Here's My Card 46
Allan Ackerman Pull Down from End Grip bottom card break at right hand small packet as it is squared
Here's My Card 22
Allan Ackerman New Convincing Control no switch of outjogged card involved
Related to Here's My Card 82
Allan Ackerman A Card Pass variation of standard method
Here's My Card 88
Allan Ackerman Hofzinser Card Pass to a Full Bottom Palm
Related toVariations Here's My Card 27
Allan Ackerman Second Deal Lap credit information
Here's My Card 52
Allan Ackerman Ackerman Variation on the One Handed Center Deal
Variations Here's My Card 101
Allan Ackerman Top-to-Bottom Block Transfer
Here's My Card 96
Allan Ackerman Streamlined Oinl and Water
Here's My Card 77
Allan Ackerman Tabled Spread method to lay down four Aces with extra card
Here's My Card 31
Allan Ackerman Author's Note
Here's My Card 11
Allan Ackerman Conclusion
Here's My Card 86
John C. Wagner, Allan Ackerman New Twisted Collectors at end of twisting the routine three selections appear between aces
Las Vegas Close-Up 107
Paul Harris, Allan Ackerman Interlaced Vanish
Variations Las Vegas Close-Up 140
Allan Ackerman Combination Cull Precursor
Variations Here's My Card 63
Howard Wurst Fake Partial Insertion apparently inserting two cards into case, but one goes underneath
Variations Jack In The Box 8
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Face-Lift sandwiched card changes into selection and vanishes two times, reappears
Close-up Entertainer 125
Allan Ackerman Ackerman Varies Kelly
Close-up Entertainer 130
John Carney Stand Up Miniscule prediction in which only four-of-a-kind remains and deck vanishes
Inspired by Conjuror's Journal 14
Earl Nelson Reset, Reset
Inspired by Variations 1
Les Emberg, Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo Overkill
Related toVariations Close-up Fantasies — Book I 73
Allan Ackerman Foreword
Close-up Fantasies — Book II
Allan Ackerman Reassembled Finale
Related toVariationsAlso published here Close-up Fantasies — Book II 79
Allan Ackerman Short All-Backs Routine Quick 3-Way
Related toVariations Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 7
Don England Down the Elevator and Up the Ladder all cards transform
Inspired by Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 32
Don England Another Collectors? aces start underneath close-up pad
Inspired by Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 45
Roger Crosthwaite Thanks to Kaps two decks, one card is signed on the back by the performer without showing the face, from the other deck a spectator thinks of a card, they match
Inspired by The Commercial Card Magic of Roger Crosthwaite 41
Karl Fulves Gaffless Brainwave sorted red/black stack
Related to Milennium Aces 44
Allan Ackerman Panic at the Poker Table
Inspired by Close-up Fantasies Finalé 29
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Sandwich Move tabled sandwich cards spread and palmed card loaded
Close-up Fantasies Finalé 154
Jerry Sadowitz Come Together transposition with transformation climax
Related toVariations Alternative Card Magic 4
Daryl Martinez Cut to Kill Kings and Aces, further credits see page 55
Related to The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 4) 29
Allan Ackerman Ultra Sucker Insertion Ace of spades changes into selection with stabbing-presentation
Best of Friends 180
Allan Ackerman Stabbing Force card stabbed into deck
Best of Friends 181
Allan Ackerman Ultra Four Spot
Best of Friends 183
Don England Open Travelers Plus Aces to Kings transformation as kicker
Inspired byVariations Best of Friends 415
Harry Lorayne Allan Ackerman mini bio
Best of Friends 179
Curtis Kam Condens-ace-tion
Inspired by All the World's a Stage 33
Brother John Hamman The Pinochle Trick ungaffed, Gemini Count
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 14) 130
Jamy Ian Swiss Swiss Movement one duplicate
Inspired by The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 30
Marc Russell Exit Line card vanishes between sandwich cards
Inspired by Cardopolis (Issue 1) 11
Frank Simon The Versatile Spread Palm culled card palmed under spread
  • First Method
  • Second Method
Inspired byRelated to Versatile Card Magic 145
Allan Ackerman Case Unloading
Powerful Magic 6
David Britland The Blues Brothers assembly with Aces, color changing back kicker
Inspired byVariations The Best of Close-Up Magic 9
Allan Ackerman Ackerman Varies Kelly
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 105
Ken Krenzel No-Switch Upjog Control
Related to Best of Friends — Volume II 263
Randy Wakeman The Spectator Cuts to and Turns Over the Aces basically the same as Ackerman's version
Related toVariations Formula One Close-Up 41
Ray Kosby Forward to the Beginning
Inspired by Scratching the Surface 13
Larry Jennings Discrepancy Deal Force
Variations The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 158
Thomas Hierling Reset vs. Gambler Aces change to Kings, then back and Kings found in pockets
Inspired by New Wave Close-Up 31
Brother John Hamman The Twins
Related toVariations The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 93
David Williamson Interlaced Swindle
Inspired byAlso published here Williamson's Wonders 58
Randy Wakeman Overclock combining Overkill with clock trick layout, chosen hour divined and card predicted written inside case
Inspired by Randy Wakeman Presents 1
John Bannon, Jerry Sadowitz Cries and Whispers four Jacks "whisper" three selections and transpose with them
Inspired byVariations Impossibilia 8
Jay Sankey Breakout four jacks put in wallet, reappear elsewhere, selection in wallet
Related to 100% Sankey 49
Michael Powers Evolution four Kings change to all backs to four Two of Clubs to the four Aces with patter about the history of cards
Inspired by Top Secret Stuff 1
Michael Powers Misplace Your Bets performer cuts to four-of-a-kind one by one, spectator cuts small packet onto each card, top cards shown to be same four-of-a-kind, bottom cards changed to Twos or something else, two effect variations
Inspired by Top Secret Stuff 40
Michael Powers C.C.C.P. "Card Case Collectors Plus", cased collectors, then deck in case and three selections travel from Aces between Jacks in center of deck
Inspired by Top Secret Stuff 45
Michael Powers Varying Variance Variant small packet ambitious card with four kings and a two, as a kicker the cards change to four twos and a King
Inspired by Top Secret Stuff 54
John Bannon Tattoo You spectator's initials are transferred from red to blue card, red/blue double backer
Variations Smoke and Mirrors 38
Allan Ackerman Author's Note
Magic Castle Lecture Notes i
Allan Ackerman The Gemini Mates four Kings find the four Queens
Magic Castle Lecture Notes 1
Allan Ackerman Revisiting the Card Case Collectors from between cased Aces to Kings & back
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 3
Allan Ackerman The Spectator Cuts Double four packets are cut by spectator, top cards are Kings and bottom cards are Aces
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 8
Allan Ackerman The AB Bottom Palm Overhand Shuffle cover
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 11
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Paul Fox
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 13
Allan Ackerman Marlo's Double Brainwave Update ungaffed
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 17
Allan Ackerman 25 Year Old Brainwave ungaffed
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 19
Allan Ackerman The Vanishing Aces one at a time and reappearance
Also published here Magic Castle Lecture Notes 21
Allan Ackerman Reassembled Finale different method from version in Close-Up Fantasies
Related to Magic Castle Lecture Notes 25
Allan Ackerman Case Loading
Totally Out Of Control 133
Allan Ackerman, Richard Kaufman Ackerman Varies Kelly Variation
The Collected Almanac (Issue ) xxix
Jack Carpenter Multiplex Reset Reset combined with double Travelers
Related toVariations Modus Operandi 21
Daryl Martinez Spectator Queen, King & Ace Cut Aces on bottom, Kings and Queens on top
Related to Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic — Session 1992 12
Scott Robinson Riding the Wave mentally selected card is found reversed in the deck, three different handlings
Related toAlso published here The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 47) 842
Richard Bartram, Jr. The Oblong Box
Inspired by Mystification 70
Allan Ackerman A Self-Working Quick Coincidence
Las Vegas Kardma 127
Allan Ackerman TwoGetherness two named cards lie next to each other, memorized deck
Las Vegas Kardma 133
Allan Ackerman, Debbie Ackerman The Spectator Cuts Double Aces on bottom, Kings on Top
VariationsAlso published here Las Vegas Kardma 85
Allan Ackerman, Daryl Martinez The Spectator Cuts Triple Aces on bottom, Kings and Queens on top
Related to Las Vegas Kardma 89
Allan Ackerman, Debbie Ackerman A New Game
Las Vegas Kardma 130
Dean Dill, Allan Ackerman The Gem-Money Cards bills are put next to Aces, Gemini Twins
Related toVariations Las Vegas Kardma 18
Allan Ackerman Another Impromptu Sidewalk Shuffle featuring Ackerman's "Another Quick Four Way"
Las Vegas Kardma 149
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Sidewalk Shuffle
Las Vegas Kardma 144
Allan Ackerman, Roger Klause A No-Throw Monte
Las Vegas Kardma 153
Allan Ackerman, Roger Klause The 76 Sandwich
Las Vegas Kardma 112
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Opener stack, combination
Las Vegas Kardma 100
Allan Ackerman My Favorite Gemini
Related toVariations Las Vegas Kardma 12
Joel Brash, Allan Ackerman The Tell-All Gemini for finding mates
Las Vegas Kardma 15
Allan Ackerman Aronson's Gemini
Inspired by
  • "Quad-Mates" (Simon Aronson, MUM, May 1979)
Las Vegas Kardma 20
Allan Ackerman Almost Consistent Cries and Whispers no mental presentation
Inspired byRelated to Las Vegas Kardma 163
Allan Ackerman 25 Year Old Brainwave ungaffed
Also published here Las Vegas Kardma 120
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Brainwave Update ungaffed
VariationsAlso published here Las Vegas Kardma 71
Allan Ackerman Mixed Up Blues 3&3
Variations Las Vegas Kardma 105
Allan Ackerman In Place of a Setup 3&3
Las Vegas Kardma 109
Allan Ackerman Out of This World #2000 two piles
Las Vegas Kardma 156
Allan Ackerman Revisiting the Card Case Collectors from between cased Aces to Kings & back
Also published here Las Vegas Kardma 80
Allan Ackerman For Magicians Only garden path, stacked, memorized deck
Las Vegas Kardma 139
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Paul Fox
Also published here Las Vegas Kardma 92
Allan Ackerman The Small Packet All Backs featuring Ackerman's "Quick Four Way"
Las Vegas Kardma 122
Edward Marlo, Allan Ackerman La Carte Generale
Las Vegas Kardma 73
Allan Ackerman Some More Blues
Las Vegas Kardma 39
Allan Ackerman A Bag of O'Henrys four four-of-a-kinds finish
Related to Las Vegas Kardma 34
Allan Ackerman Finally Unassembled
Las Vegas Kardma 23
Allan Ackerman Finally Unassembled - Gaffed two double facers
Las Vegas Kardma 29
Allan Ackerman Wright On three card transposition, odd backed
Las Vegas Kardma 160
Ron Ferris, Allan Ackerman The Almost Perfect Transposition two for two
Las Vegas Kardma 135
Allan Ackerman Return of the Black Widow
Las Vegas Kardma 141
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo Stacked Topsy Turvy Aces maintaining Stack
Las Vegas Kardma 76
Allan Ackerman The Vanishing Aces one at a time and reappearance
Also published here Las Vegas Kardma 96
Allan Ackerman Ackerman Varies Kelly to a Full Palm Convincing Control Features
Las Vegas Kardma 50
Allan Ackerman The Movie Control
Las Vegas Kardma 55
Allan Ackerman Up The Ladder
Las Vegas Kardma 172
Allan Ackerman The Slip Shod for setting up a Zarrow
Variations Las Vegas Kardma 169
Allan Ackerman Spooky Altman Trap double to quadruple "floats" off the deck
Las Vegas Kardma 57
Allan Ackerman The AB Bottom Palm Overhand Shuffle Cover (Ackerman - Barnhart)
Related toAlso published here Las Vegas Kardma 48
Allan Ackerman The Swing Cut Bottom Palm
Variations Las Vegas Kardma 46
Allan Ackerman Master Move Action Palm Dovetail Shuffle
Las Vegas Kardma 59
Allan Ackerman A Tabled Reverse
Las Vegas Kardma 64
Allan Ackerman Some Thoughts on the Zarrow Shuffle
Las Vegas Kardma 52
Allan Ackerman The Faro Shuffle
Las Vegas Kardma 175
Allan Ackerman Another Reverse Matrix no extra coin
Las Vegas Kardma 116
Allan Ackerman The Ultra Rub-a-Dub-Dub face-up
Wednesday Nights 5
Allan Ackerman The Clip Add using pen
Wednesday Nights 11
Allan Ackerman A Bottom Block Transfer Technique
Wednesday Nights 16
Allan Ackerman On the Strip Out Shuffle brief tips
Wednesday Nights 17
Allan Ackerman, Kosy Phibulphanuvat On the Freeman Display
Wednesday Nights 18
Allan Ackerman, Kosy Phibulphanuvat Double Exposure Freeman Display production of Kings followed by Aces
Wednesday Nights 20
Allan Ackerman An Added Dimension card thought of from bank, cards dealt out and then divined
Wednesday Nights 23
Allan Ackerman Author's Note
  • some thoughts from the lecture notes
  • where have I been?
  • credit and thanks
  • apologies and mistakes
  • some closing remarks
Las Vegas Kardma 4
Roger Crosthwaite Sandwich Sequence card appears between tabled red Queens, then to black Queens and back, Visitor
  • Phase One: The Trap
  • Phase Two: The Escape
  • Phase Three: The Return
Inspired by Roger's Thesaurus 94
Peter Duffie Marriage on the Rocks
Variations Duffie's Card Compulsions 30
Larry Jennings, Allan Ackerman A Better View small variation of the Rhythm Count
How to Tame a Moose 7
Allan Ackerman, Jerry Sadowitz, Roy Walton Kings in the Corner transposition with transformation climax
Inspired by How to Tame a Moose 12
Allan Ackerman, Brother John Hamman Twins handling without Gemini Count
Inspired by How to Tame a Moose 14
Allan Ackerman Jazz with Rhythm with double O. Henry ending
Variations How to Tame a Moose 16
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Breakaway jacks put in shirt pocket appear elsewhere, previous selection in pocket
Inspired by How to Tame a Moose 20
Simon Aronson Quad-Mates Revisited four cards put in deck at four positions, next to mates, Gemini Twins with four cards and spelling of random words
Inspired by
  • "Quad-Mates" (Simon Aronson, MUM, May 1979)
Related to
Simply Simon 73
R. Paul Wilson Blackjack Players Blight four ten-values are on table, four selections turn out to be the four Aces to make four blackjacks
Inspired by Chaos Theories 8
Paul Harris, Allan Ackerman Re-Set
The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 137
John C. Wagner, Allan Ackerman New Twisted Collectors at end of twisting the routine three selections appear between aces
The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 189
Paul Harris, Allan Ackerman Interlaced Vanish
The Art of Astonishment — Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 219
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Automatic Lap lapping a piece of card during linking cards effect
Also published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Connections) 71
Allan Ackerman Face-Lift sandwiched card changes into selection and vanishes two times, reappears
The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 115
Allan Ackerman Ackerman Varies Kelly
The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 117
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo, Les Emberg Overkill
The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 183
Paul Harris P.H. Invisible Palm no palming
Variations The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 227
Allan Ackerman Two Packet Display Switch
The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 230
Paul Harris Mondo Nifty Invisible Palm using random cards
Variations The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 235
Michael Close, Allan Ackerman The Invisible Deck ungaffed, memorized deck
Related toVariations Workers Number 5 138
Allan Ackerman, John Bannon Impromptu Tattoo You performer signs back of odd-backed card, spectator front of other card, signature jumps on odd-backed card
Inspired by Al Cardpone 4
Allan Ackerman Optical Rhythm rhythm count handling, all cards must be face cards, 2-4-4 count
Al Cardpone 9
Allan Ackerman HPC with Cards han ping chien
Al Cardpone 12
Allan Ackerman OPOS Count Out of Position Olram Subtlety, 3-4-4 count
Al Cardpone 15
Allan Ackerman, Jon Racherbaumer Technicolor Progressive no preparation
Al Cardpone 17
Allan Ackerman The Algorithm simplified calculation method for ACAAN with memorized deck
Al Cardpone 25
Allan Ackerman Anyone - Anywhere: Two Shakes memorized deck, featuring case shift
Al Cardpone 26
Allan Ackerman Case Shift deck secretly cut as it is removed from case
Al Cardpone 26
Allan Ackerman Anyone - Anywhere: The Indicator number determined by value of another card, memorized deck
Al Cardpone 30
Allan Ackerman Anyone - Anywhere: Lazy Man's Version memorized deck
Al Cardpone 32
Allan Ackerman Anyone - Anywhere: The Impromptu Indicator
Al Cardpone 33
Allan Ackerman More Mixed Up Blues 4&4
Inspired by Al Cardpone 34
Allan Ackerman A Bag of O'Henrys - Re-bagged all packets become four-of-a-kinds, Ace packet royal flush
Related to Al Cardpone 39
Allan Ackerman Foreward
Al Cardpone 3
Baltazar Fuentes Card Case Collectors II with Fuentes Gaff
Inspired by Arempi 23
Jack Carpenter A Dance for the Devious queens vanish one by one, reproduced at once together again
Related to The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 15
Jack Carpenter A Potent Presage three predictions, Gemini Twin type procedure, four-of-a-kind kicker
Inspired byRelated to The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 26
Jack Carpenter Steppin' out with Molly three card monte routine with several effect, signed money card to card case climax
Related to The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 41
Allan Ackerman, Dan Harlan Some Thoughts, Moments, and Handling on Dan Harlan's Rising Dough stack of three half dollars and Chinese coin, which rises up in the stack
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 5
Allan Ackerman A Clean Start choreography to have coins examined while holding out shell, magnetic ring
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 10
Allan Ackerman Coin Spread Cull
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 6
Allan Ackerman, Looy Simonoff Some Put-Downs methods to release coin/shell from magnet Harlin ring
  • Slide Put-Down
  • Roll Over Put-Down
  • Looy's Put-Down
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 13
Allan Ackerman Some Put-Ons getting shell from magnetic Harlin ring onto another coin
- In-Your-Hands-Put-On
- Tabled-Put-On
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 16
Allan Ackerman A Good Pick-Up coin moved on table, simultaneously shell stolen off another coin, magnetic Harlin ring
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 19
Allan Ackerman The One-Handed AB Bottom Palm Overhand Shuffle Cover (Ackerman - Barnhart), two-handed set-up
Related to I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 21
Allan Ackerman Rhythm Flushtration Count
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 24
Allan Ackerman A Quick Three Way Moment display sequence
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 27
Allan Ackerman In The Hands Freeman Display
Related to I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 31
Allan Ackerman A Multiple Slip Shuffle specific number of cards
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 36
Allan Ackerman A Combination Cull culling four cards while removing some cards
Inspired byVariations I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 39
Allan Ackerman A Fan Bottom Palm
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 42
Allan Ackerman, Kosy Phibulphanuvat A Logical Princess
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 46
Allan Ackerman Another Anyone Anywhere thought of card's position predicted, then spectator divines position of performer's card, partial memorized deck and prediction pocket index (twelve items)
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 53
Allan Ackerman, Debbie Ackerman Consistent Cries and Whispers two queens whisper name of some cards, transpose with first two
Related to I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 56
Allan Ackerman, Howard Wurst Card Case Unload two cards are apparently placed in case, but one stays outside, then dropped on tabled pile
Inspired by I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 58
Kosy Phibulphanuvat, Allan Ackerman Spectators Shuffle Deck deck is shuffled in pieces by spectators, yet stock retained
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 49
Allan Ackerman Foreward
I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 3
Allan Ackerman, Bill Kalush, Wesley James The Ackerman Center Deal (Modified) using Ackerman's technique for two-handed deal (idea by Kalush)
Inspired by The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 75
Troy Hooser Jokers Squared
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 66) 1331
Allan Ackerman Ackerman varies Kelly
Ah-ha! 51
Allan Ackerman, Frank Simon The Convincing Control Palm
Related to Card College — Volume 3 771
Allan Ackerman Thoughts on the Ten Card Poker Deal four phases, double jonah, almost no-touch
Wednesday Nights 7
Allan Ackerman, Al Leech A Little Finesse all three cards transform, finessed handling
Inspired by Wednesday Nights 13
Allan Ackerman Kannibal Kings
Wednesday Nights 27
Allan Ackerman One Kiss Does It All
Variations Classic Handlings 5
Allan Ackerman, Steve Forte The Bottom Up Zarrow a.k.a. BUZ
Classic Handlings 8
Allan Ackerman The General Card three spectators think of a card, three cards selected, not thought-of cards, but change into them
Related to Classic Handlings 11
Allan Ackerman, Theodore Annemann Jinx Switch Handling
Classic Handlings 12
Allan Ackerman Fingertip Rhythm Two-four-Four with fingertip handling
Classic Handlings 14
Allan Ackerman, Edward Victor The 10 Card Trick
Classic Handlings 16
Allan Ackerman A Close Encounter three thought of cards found, memorized deck
Classic Handlings 18
Allan Ackerman Back to Hierophant #1 with named card
Classic Handlings 24
Allan Ackerman The CR Move center reverse during convincing control
Classic Handlings 27
Allan Ackerman Finally Matched ending phase
Inspired byVariations Classic Handlings 29
Allan Ackerman, Simon Aronson, Steve Mayhew Mayhew Poker Again triumph as center deal demo
Classic Handlings 32
Allan Ackerman, Jules DeBarros Return to Ishtar three copper and three silver coins transpose, two double-sided coins
Classic Handlings 34
Steve Mayhew The Routine stack for two hands, both are good but performer wins, spectator can riffle shuffle
Variations Angels May Shuffle but the Devil Still Deals 9
Allan Ackerman Foreword
Classic Handlings 4
Allan Ackerman Author's Note
Wednesday Nights 4
Allan Ackerman False Shuffle Display Bottom-Line precursor
Related to Classic Handlings 33
Allan Ackerman, Frank Simon The Convincing Control Palm
Concertos for Pasteboard 59
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo, Steve Bedwell Ackerman Varies Kelly / Misdirection Palm Combo
Thick Schtick! 19
Baltazar Fuentes Kick Kut Kop swing cut palm, into kind of perpendicular cop position
Inspired by I'm Dancing 8
Baltazar Fuentes No Slip Cut Single Zarrow Shuffle NSCSZS
running-cut set-up
Inspired by I'm Dancing 10
Baltazar Fuentes Spectator Cuts Double II Aces and Tens
Inspired by I'm Dancing 37
Michael Sibbernsen Post-Cards spectator puts four post-it notes in deck during dealing, the cards are the four Aces
Inspired by Card File Two 102
Lee Asher, Allan Ackerman The Losing Control Light Reft Spread Pass, outjogged card - feature by Ackerman, credit information
Hand Jobs 6
Simon Aronson Jack Coincidence (Producing the Jacks) Selection is predicted with mate, and selection is stabbed in deck, around two matching mates
Inspired byVariations Try the Impossible 213
Allan Ackerman Rhythm Flustration Count two as four-of-a-kind
Kardz 11
Harry Lorayne Billustrious bills are put next to Aces during deal onto table, Royal Flush kicker, Gemini Twins
Inspired byAlso published here Personal Collection 467
Harry Lorayne A Far Cry one of five cards thought of, others change to Aces
Inspired by Personal Collection 567
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Shuffled Aces during in-the-hands riffle shuffle
Related to Artifice, Ruse, and Subterfuge in the Hands 28
Aaron Fisher Search and Destroy sleightless
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Paper Engine 104
William Goodwin King Brand red Kings between black Fours, they transpose two times, then Daley's Last
Variations Penumbra (Issue 1)