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Karl Fulves Attraction after riffle shuffle cards are dealt in pairs, matching red or black pair is always followed by pair of other color
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 3
Karl Fulves Chromatic Telepathy spectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 3
Karl Fulves Incorporated Color Control number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted after riffle shuffle
Also published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 4
Karl Fulves Black Magic effect about matching pairs of red and black, related to Gilbreath Principle, fifty-two double facers (!)
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 6
Karl Fulves ESP + Math ESP cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 8
Roy Walton, Karl Fulves Influential Pairs two decks dealt in several piles, red black separated
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 10
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups reprinted from Epilogue until p. 29
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 15
Karl Fulves Basic Color Control certain pair pattern when two stacked portions are shuffled into each other
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 15
Karl Fulves The Odd Event red-black matching thing with two card location
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 16
Karl Fulves Riffle/Reverse combination of riffle shuffle and reverse faro, related to Gilbreath Principle
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 17
Karl Fulves The 3-Card Cycle properties after riffle shuffling deck in 1-2-3-1-2-3-... order
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 17
Karl Fulves Self-Duplicating Set-ups exotic principle in which sequences are duplicated in a random outjog-sorting procedure
Also published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 18
Karl Fulves Self Correcting Set Ups properties after riffle shuffling two sets of the same order
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 20
Karl Fulves 3-Card Sets more properties after riffle shuffling two sets of the same order
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 21
Karl Fulves Spread Correction determining position of key cards in the deck after a riffle shuffle
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 21
Karl Fulves The Floating Locator determining position of key cards in the deck after a riffle shuffle with full deck stack
Also published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 23
Karl Fulves Psychometry and Math pairs of envelopes are distributed, personal items inserted and then performer know which is by whom
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 24
Karl Fulves Remember and Forget with mathematical riffle shuffle method
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 25
Karl Fulves A Location position of two free selections are divined, riffle shuffle method
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 25
Karl Fulves Double Up two selections from topsy-turvy deck, position and identity are predicted, riffle shuffle method
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 26
Karl Fulves Some Difference values of put-away dice are divined, based on theme in Henry Christ's "Sum & Difference"
Also published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 28
Gene Finnell Influential Pairs Variation
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 66
Edward Marlo The Odd Event red-black matching thing with two card location
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 67
Edward Marlo Remember and Forget
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 69
Edward Marlo Spread Correction performer knows position of two selections despite real riffle shuffle
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 69
Roy Walton Influence some red-black matching occurs, two stacked decks, faro
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 75
Marvin Johnson Logical Odd Event two selections found and red-black separation
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 77
Karl Fulves An Approach to Reading using number cards
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 78
Karl Fulves Odds on Favorite Omega Bet, betting game in which a reversed card is part of a same-colored pair or not
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 79
Karl Fulves Unmatch five red and five black cards, spectator choses five, when turned up in pairs they always are one red and one black
Also published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 80
Martin Gardner Color Thot
Inspired byAlso published here 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 81
Karl Fulves Reconstruction performer gives deck several honest riffle shuffles, then spectator remembers card and its position, then several more honest riffle shuffles, position named and card found, interesting (also in Ibidem)
Related toVariations 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 83
Joseph K. Schmidt Impromptu Miraskil with face-up/face-down
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 87
Martin Gardner A Betting Swindle betting game with three suits after a riffle shuffle
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 88
Ken Krenzel Miracle Revelation
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 89
Charles Hudson Match Up
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 91
James G. Thompson Jr. ESP + Math + Thompson ESP cards are shuffled and distributed, performer knows who has a pair in his cards
  • Adding Another Factor
  • Phase II
  • Phase III
  • Added Notes by Thompson
Inspired by 1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 92
Karl Fulves Concluding Remarks
1973 Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 97
Derek Dingle Coins Thru Table four coins
  • The First Coin (after Thompson Jr.)
  • The Second Coin
  • The Third Coin (after Vernon)
  • The Last Coin
  • Alternate Handling of the First Coin
  • Second Alternate Handling
see also p. 625 and p. 711
Inspired byVariations Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 581
Karl Fulves Babel Lin Searles shot in magic shop, newspaper clipping, on Lin (Lynn) Searles
Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 582
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Stage Illusions by Burling Hull
brief
Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 582
Karl Fulves (reviewer) The Master Mentalist by Richard Rightmire
brief
Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 582
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Straight Line Mysteries by Arthur Setterington
brief
Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 582
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Doorway To Delusion by Paul Siegel
brief
Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 582
Karl Fulves Coins Thru Table shout out for Roger Klause's routine
Related to Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 585
Karl Fulves Voodoo Cards three numbered cards used for routine
  • The Even Money Match
  • Blind Match
  • Another Bet
  • Number Divination
  • Test Conditions
Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 588
Karl Fulves Babel Walter Gibson, Kreskin, Dick Zimmerman's Linking Rings, Uri Geller, Robert Nelson's death, Maurice Fogel
Feb. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 592
Karl Fulves Book Shelf new column for reviews
Feb. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 599
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Dictionary of Mentalism by Burling Hull Feb. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 599
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Second Time Around by Roy Johnson Feb. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 599
Karl Fulves Babel Jean Dixon's prediction, Derek Dingle, Martin Gardner's fiction book "The Flight of Peter Fromm", Jerry Fulton
Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 602
Karl Fulves Die Problem rolling die and mentalist knows number, posed as problem, electronics
Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 602
Karl Fulves Retrospective new column featuring tricks from hard-to-get sources
Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 606
Alex Elmsley Twister puzzle about twisted wide rubber band
VariationsAlso published here Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 606
Eric F. Impey Impromptu Rope Cut variation of Hindoo Turban effect, from 1929
Variations Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 609
Derek Dingle Impromptu Elevator four Kings buried in deck, four queens one by one placed on top and attracting its King, see also p. 728 for comment by John Holland
Inspired byRelated to Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 610
Karl Fulves Babel Uri Geller, Randi, psychics, Edgar Mitchell
Apr. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 6) 612
Karl Fulves Okito Notes Part Three intro
Apr. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 6) 618
Karl Fulves Babel Wonderama, Charlie Miller Notebook, Laser Beam routine, George Daily, Richard Leavitt walking on fire
May 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 620
Karl Fulves New Shell Gaff shell with disc inside that can be shown from both sides, idea, "mint condition"
Related to May 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 620
Karl Fulves, Ken Beale Etcetera anonymous letter about what kind of card magic should be published and commentary by Fulves, see p. 1036 for real author (Beale)
May 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 624
Karl Fulves Babel Tony Curtis, Mark Wilson, Mike Skinner, Amirillo Slim, Kennie Kingston, "Laser Beam" effect
June 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8) 628
Karl Fulves Disc Gaff
Related to June 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8) 628
Karl Fulves Sliding Shell shell with half the rim removed
June 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8) 633
Karl Fulves Babel Jerry Boker
July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 636
Karl Fulves Cup & Ball Technique
  • Cup & Ball Opener
three balls placed under three cups gather under one cup, no extra ball
July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 641
Karl Fulves Babel on the value of tricks, tricks from the magazine that have been marketed, Dai Vernon, Syd Bergson's "Paravision" & "Chrome Mental" (see also p. 728 for comments by Syd Bergson and Karl Fulves)
Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 644
Karl Fulves Drop Out three red dice alternate with two white dice and are held between thumb and first finger as block, white dice fall out at once, posed a problem
Related toVariations Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 644
Karl Fulves Cup & Ball Technique
  • Three To Go
Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 646
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Copper/Silver/Brass by Dan Tong Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 647
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Color Monte by Dan Tong Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 647
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Mental Monte by Dan Tong Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 647
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Sixth Column by Dan Tong Aug. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 647
Karl Fulves Babel Charlie Miller disappointed with lecture in England, Majorie Stanes, Lorayne force book joke, UFOs, Al Mann
Sep. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 11) 652
Ken Beale Poker down under deal packet trick with poker theme
  • Canberra Poker
  • New South Wales
Related to
  • "Gravatt's Four Ace Trick" (Glenn Gravatt, Genii, Feb. 1958)
  • "Australian Poker" (Tom Ransom, Ibidem #14)
  • Aces To Win (Karl Fulves, 1971)
Sep. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 11) 655
Karl Fulves Cup & Ball Technique
  • The Close Out
four phases, cup penetrates table as finale
Sep. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 11) 657
Karl Fulves Lin Searles folio intro, see also p. 735
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 661
Lin Searles Quik Cull with sixteen-card packet
Related to Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 666
Lin Searles 3 Jacks Three Jacks Deal elaboration, see also p. 735
Related to Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 672
A. Kojima Lightning Link see also p. 684 for credit information, and p. 757 for more credit information by Sid Lorraine regarding Dr. Fred Ervis and Richard Durham
Related toVariationsAlso published here Oct. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 675
Karl Fulves Babel J. W. Sarles, Slydini on Wonderama, Dick Cavett, Jim Thompson, fine for fake fortuneteller
Oct. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 676
Karl Fulves Lightning Unlink
Inspired byAlso published here Oct. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 679
Karl Fulves On Packet Tricks credit information
1973 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 2
Karl Fulves Remembrance Of Things Past ESP signs design duplication with gaffed peek slate and paramnesia presentation, see also p. 690 for comment
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 683
Karl Fulves Babel Cardini's death, stripper deck contest in Linking Ring (see also p. 728 for comment by winner George Kimery)
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 684
Karl Fulves History on peek slates, see-through, electronic with light source
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 685
Karl Fulves Some Deal - Double Coincidence from twelve-card packet spectator choses two cards which are mated
Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 686
Karl Fulves Fourcast from twelve-card packet spectator choses two cards which are mated and form a four-of-a-kind
Also published here Nov. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 1) 686
Joseph K. Schmidt Subconscious Poker II one card is controlled during the repeat-dealing of five poker-hand and appears in a Royal Flush, see also p. 840 for idea by Cushing Strout
Inspired by
  • "Subconscious Poker" (Bob Fisher, The Sphinx, April 1939, or Daley's Notebooks #407)
Related toVariationsAlso published here
Dec. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 687
Karl Fulves Babel John Fisher's "The Magic of Lewis Carroll" & "Magic Book"
Dec. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 688
Karl Fulves Split Second two cards from two decks (same face, different backs) change place through table
Variations Dec. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 690
Karl Fulves Sticky Sleeve Steal double-sided tape on sleeve, arm comes to rest over deck
Dec. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 690
Karl Fulves Remember Isis? divination of writing on pad, ring and glass sphere used in presentation, NCR paper, steel shim and magnet for impression device, writing stolen with magnet
Dec. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 691
Jerry K. Hartman One Good Turn Aces placed between the Jokers will reverse itself
Inspired byVariations 1973 Means & Ends 20
Jerry K. Hartman More or Less(or) Optical Card placed between black Aces under close up pad travels to between red Aces in the deck
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 45
Jerry K. Hartman Unfair Exchange Ace of Spades transposes with two Sevens
Inspired by 1973 Means & Ends 72
Jerry K. Hartman Descardes I Ace of Spades changes to look like three selections
Inspired byVariations 1973 Means & Ends 74
Karl Fulves Introduction
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic
Karl Fulves The Running Cull intro, credit information
Related to 1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 19
Karl Fulves Technique on placement cuts
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 32
Karl Fulves Free Cut Notes intro
Related to 1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 58
Roy Walton Choosy Choice spectator guesses suits correctly
Inspired byAlso published here 1973 Card Script 28
John Carney Daley-Carney Aces aces interlaced with indifferent cards in pack, indifferent cards removed by shuffling
Inspired by 1973 (ca.) Revolutionary Close Up — Part One 9
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Lose or Win Proposition sixteen cards, pair arrangement
Inspired by 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 92
Edward Marlo The Gaffed Proposition sixteen cards
Inspired by 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 96
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Favorite Routine and Procedure sixteen cards
Inspired by 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 97
Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves Pointed Up Wager proposition plot (problem by Fulves): one black card in a packet of red cards, spectator cuts to single black card, six methods
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 102
Karl Fulves One-Hand Tilt Get-Ready mention of it: "Although (...) not appeared in print, it seems to be widely used with many variations in circulation."
1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 183
Mike Rogers Minus One odd backed card underneath cardboard, another card signed is put underneath as well, they become one signed odd-backed card
Inspired by 1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 184
Karl Fulves Espionage random card brought in contact with three Aces becomes ace, same with three Jacks
1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 185
Karl Fulves Interlock Addition
Related to 1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 186
Karl Fulves The Two-Card Deal false dealing problem
1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 191
Karl Fulves The Five-Card Deal gambling problem, see also page 202 for restrictions, for solution see reference
Variations 1974 Epilogue (Issue 20) 191
Karl Fulves Center Pull-Out basis of so called Gemini Count, credit information
Related toAlso published here 1974 Epilogue (Issue 21) 198
Karl Fulves Countback
1974 Epilogue (Issue 21) 199
Karl Fulves Drawback jokers change to royal flush
1974 Epilogue (Issue 21) 199
Karl Fulves Seven As Four false count which ends in a fan of three doubles and a single card
1974 Epilogue (Issue 21) 200
William P. Miesel Duo Coincido two mates are found, two methods
Inspired by
  • "Double Coincido" (Karl Fulves, MUM Vol.62/8)
1974 Epilogue (Issue 21) 200
Karl Fulves Crucible Coin one of three coins changes to copper, modified half shell
1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 211
Karl Fulves Other Applications for half shell (slotted coin)
1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 212
Paul Curry The Drawback Double Lift
Related toVariations 1974 Paul Curry Presents 36
Paul Curry The Red And The Black spectator arrange the deck, cards are in red/black pairs except the Aces
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1974 Paul Curry Presents 53
Paul Curry A Penny For Your Thoughts after some changes (written directions) the order of four coins and a rolled up bill is named
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 1974 Paul Curry Presents 83
Karl Fulves Introduction
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 1
Karl Fulves Heavy Traffic prediction vanishes from between two jacks twice, then the chosen card appears between the jacks
Related toVariations 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 2
Karl Fulves Offloading loading off a double backer while turning the cards over end for end
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 3
Karl Fulves Second Method prediction vanishes from between two Jacks twice, then the chosen card appears between the Jacks
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 4
Karl Fulves Odd Cards two odd cards put n the case transpose with two even cards on the table, finally an extra card is found in the case with the contact information of the performer
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 7
Karl Fulves Times Two spectator sets a time on a wristwatch and performer behind back, numbers are added and the result told to the performer, who can now name both numbers
Inspired by 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 8
Karl Fulves Variation in Handling
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 10
Karl Fulves ESPhone medium knows card, simple code
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 11
Karl Fulves Close Call four card prediction, total predicts position of selection
Related to
  • "Palmist's Prophesy" (Roy Walton, Linking Ring, June 1973)
VariationsAlso published here
  • "Close Call" (Linking Ring, Sept. 1974)
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 12
Karl Fulves Strip Out Switch
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 13
Karl Fulves Uni-Voice selected card is clipped on a board, where performer noted prediction, they match
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 15
Karl Fulves Teleportation signed selection appears in a card frame and eventually changes into second signed selection
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 18
Karl Fulves Fan Steal face card into tenkai palm
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 19
Karl Fulves Technical Trap odd backed prediction in card frame matches stopped at card
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 23
Karl Fulves Katch Koin coin is dropped into spectator's hand, who has to close his hand around the coin quickly with eyes closed, coin is back in performer's hand
Also published here 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 24
Karl Fulves Think of Something prediction in form of mate in envelope, ultra-mental deck
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 26
Karl Fulves Wired Thot performer puts a paper clip on thought of ace
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 28
Karl Fulves Klip Notes notes, techniques, ideas with paper clips and cards
  • Add-On Technique
  • Flap Card Technique
  • Paper Clip Problems (4)
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 32
Karl Fulves Sleight of Crime four coins in four matchboxes, spectator secretly removes on coin and mixes the matchboxes, a match is light and goes out in front of the empty box, then the date of the coin is revealed
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 36
Karl Fulves Matching Miracle with red and black ace to four, as a climax black cards transform into red cards, first face exactly as "Napoleon"
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 37
Karl Fulves Prophet #2 deck is divided and to spectator's think of a number, performer predicts cards at the thought of number in each half, half forcing stack
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 42
Karl Fulves Money Talks spirit raps with two coins and a pencil
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 44
Karl Fulves Voodoo bowl with folded billets, on each billet is a country, spectator and performer take the same, interesting presentation
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 46
Karl Fulves Billet Switch with playing cards and paper clips
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 48
Karl Fulves Second Method billet switch with gaffed playing cards
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 49
Karl Fulves Rough Rider billet switch with cards and roughing fluid to switch billets
1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 50
Karl Fulves Psilver selection of spoon or fork is predicted, they then change places in the hand and pocket of the spectator, then one bends like the other, power of darkness elements
Also published here 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 51
Karl Fulves Mind Wave cards are shuffled, rough and smooth ultra-mental deck
Related to 1974 Close-Up Mental Magic 53
Philip T. Goldstein, Stewart James Ice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, imaginary dice
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 7
Karl Fulves Technicolor Cards performer cuts to four Aces, but they have different back color, then he cuts to correct Aces but then deck changes color
  • The Magician Cuts to the Aces
  • The Gambler Cuts to the Aces
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1974 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 1
Tony Kardyro, Edward Marlo, Karl Fulves K.M. Move Variation
1974 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 5
Karl Fulves Babel Frank Thompson lecture, Walter Graham, E. G. Brown
Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 698
Karl Fulves Teaching the Future "Two Down-Under Routines"
spectator ends up with only card with an X on its back
Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 699
Karl Fulves Step Right Up collection of proposition bets, see following entries
Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 700
Karl Fulves A Dice Proposition
Also published here Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 702
Karl Fulves Stabbing Effect banded deck, joker apparently tossed between selections
Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 703
Karl Fulves, Derek Dingle Direct Lap
Inspired by Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 703
Bert Fenn, Karl Fulves, Joseph K. Schmidt Impromptu Haunted Deck rubber band around deck, deck pivots and card sticks out
  • Bert Fenn
  • Schmidt & Fulves
see also p. 780 for comment by Joseph K. Schmidt
Inspired byRelated toVariations Jan. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 704
Karl Fulves Babel Kreskin, exorcism
Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 706
Karl Fulves Rise using handkerchief, see also p. 786
Inspired byVariations Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 707
Karl Fulves Money in the Bank penny dropped in piggy bank, then it turns out that piggy bank has no slit, see also p. 758 for comment by Marvin Johnson
Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 709
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Witchcraft by Walter B. Gibson Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 709
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Tarbell 7 by Harry Lorayne Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 709
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Windex by Roy Walton Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 709
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Fickle Nickle by John Cornelius Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 709
Jerry Fulton, Steve Bryant, Karl Fulves Etcetera on magazine Magick and mentalism
Related to Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 710
Karl Fulves On Mental Magic and Uri Geller
Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 710
Robert E. Neale, Karl Fulves In the Mirror spectator writes number on mirror, performer on another mirror, numbers transpose in mirror writing, variation with words, see also p. 786 for comment by Reinhard Müller
Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 712
Karl Fulves Mirror Problem something manifests in infinite reflections of two faced mirrors, unclear, posed as problem
Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 712
Karl Fulves The Second Sam Schwartz Issue issue introduction
Mar. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 713
Karl Fulves Babel Sarles, Uri Geller, Magigram, Paul Swinford, Kreskin poke on John Scarne
Mar. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 714
Karl Fulves Babel movie "The Sting" and Scarne, "Sealed Card Rise", Kay-Gee Card Control
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 722
Karl Fulves Retrospective column about hard to find tricks, comments on OOTW
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 724
Oscar Weigle Color Scheme with face-up/face-down mix of twenty cards behind spectator's back
Related toVariationsAlso published here Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 724
Karl Fulves Addenda handling variation
Inspired by Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 725
Karl Fulves Okito Notes Part 5 intro
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 727
Karl Fulves Hook Coin + Okito Box three coins in box, one penetrates, playing card used in handling
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 727
Karl Fulves Thru The Table single coin through table, playing card used in handling
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 727
Karl Fulves Half Shell + Okito Box sliding shell
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 727
Karl Fulves Modified Boston Boxes
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 729
Karl Fulves John Cornelius Issue issue intro
May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 731
Karl Fulves Babel Dai Vernon, Skinner on Tonight Show, Houdini, George Daily, Doug Henning's "The Magic Show", lengthening fingers in candle by Ali Kasim Dheen (anecdote from Sphinx)
May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 732
Karl Fulves Sample Effect folded blank card changes into signed selection, optional with paper clip
May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 740
Karl Fulves Babel Psychics, Uri Geller, Nixon, Eddie Joseph died, Al Flosso, "The Endless Octave" acoustical illusion
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 742
Ronald B. Edwards Even Money World
Inspired by June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 745
Karl Fulves Knot Possible knot tied in loop of rope, in the end the knot drops off as ring, three phases
Inspired by
  • Milbourne Christophe Routine in The Sphinx
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 746
Karl Fulves Speak Up phone number converted to "psychic equivalent" with calculator, this number called and something divined, see also p. 815 for comment by J. Benson
Inspired by June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 748
Karl Fulves Pocket Calculators intro to some effects
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 749
Karl Fulves You're In The Army upside down number to word gag
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 749
Karl Fulves Mathemagic intro
June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 750
H. R. Fisher The Slide Rule Trick spectator does some actions with slide ruler, performer in the end divines the number he started with
Related to June 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 8) 750
Karl Fulves Babel Phil Houghton, on Joseph K. Schmidt and how he works, Uri Geller demonstration on TV show "Not For Women Only", Edward Levy
July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 752
Emil Loew Educated Envelope switch envelope, thought-cards-across application
Related to July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 753
Emil Loew, Karl Fulves Other Applications of the "Educated Envelope"
Related to July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 754
David (Foote) Drake Squeeze Rise rubber ball
Related toVariations July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 755
Ed Balducci Impromptu Levitation with presentation angle by Martin Gardner (reaching up)
Related to July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 755
Sam Dalal Drop Out Solution
Inspired by July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 758
Arthur Hill Mental Mate deck shuffled face-up/face-down, spectator counts to number (ignoring face-up cards), then performer, the cards match
Also published here July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 759
Steve Freeman, Derek Dingle Slow Motion Coin Vanish II
Inspired byRelated toVariations July 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 760
Karl Fulves, Robert Parrish Robert Parrish folio intro
Summer 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9th Folio) 762
Robert Parrish Mysterious Casket borrowed unknown item put in wooden box and covered with paper bag, performer describes it
Variations Summer 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9th Folio) 764
Karl Fulves Babel Dick Gustafson, "Chaos" ad in New Phoenix, J.W. Sarles died
Aug. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10) 776
Martin Gardner On "Drop Out" solution to Fulves's problem
Inspired by Aug. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10) 782
Jerry Fulton, Victor Marsh, John Bethel, Karl Fulves Etcetera about magazine Magick
Related to Aug. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10) 782
Robert E. Neale 5-Second Rice rice in double Foo-Can, tube that is open on both ends and rice does not fall out when poured into it and also not when turned over, but on turning back it does, with notes by Karl Fulves
Also published here Aug. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10) 783
Karl Fulves Babel Uri Geller and NASA research, John Scarne on Today Show, beginners in magic & personality development, David Roth
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 786
Karl Fulves Retrospective column about hard to find tricks, Larsen & Wright in this case, excerpt from "Random Conceptions with Cards"
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 789
Karl Fulves Cup & Ball Technique
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 791
Karl Fulves Speedball featuring hand-to-hand transfer of ball with cup
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 791
Rick Johnsson, Karl Fulves 3 Quick Tricks intro
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 794
Stewart Judah Lightning Strikes Thrice three numbers and totals arrived at with blank cards, they are all identical, see p. 1053 for note by Johnnie Murray
Related toVariationsAlso published here Autumn 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10th Folio (Part One)) 798
Stewart Judah Substitution Trunk card case prop with flap, card inside and outside transpose
VariationsAlso published here Autumn 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10th Folio (Part One)) 804
Karl Fulves Babel Fulves lecture, Crandall, John Scarne anecdotes
Oct. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 810
Karl Fulves Predelection spectator makes cross on slate with chalk on list, location is felt behind back
Oct. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 810
George Sands Criss Cross Nines through Aces removed and sorted in reds and blacks, dealing procedure on table mixes and then sorts the colors again, spectator cannot duplicate it
credit information, see also p. 812 for Marlo claim
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Unbeatable" (George Sands, Sep. 1951, p. 14)
Oct. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 816
Karl Fulves Dynamic Duo two spectators each take a card from half the deck from performer's pocket, both written on slips of paper by performer
Oct. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 817
Karl Fulves Mind Echo spectator writes memory on slip of paper which is torn and burnt, medium in other room divines it
Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 819
Karl Fulves Something Bright "Problems", green light bulb in handkerchief lights and turns red when held over selected card, posed as problem, see p. 874 for credit information
Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 820
Karl Fulves Grimoire "Problem", selected page from book audibly tears itself and rises, posed as problem
Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 820
Karl Fulves Timed Release "Problem", slotted coin shoots out other coin in glass, Copentro-style, posed as problem
Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 820
Karl Fulves Babel Slydini, George Cook
Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 820
Karl Fulves Dice Problem two dice underneath cup, coin vanished and reappears between dice under cup, posed as problem
Related toVariations Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 821
Karl Fulves Color Blind no-palm handling of Criss Cross, Nines through Aces removed and sorted in reds and blacks, dealing procedure on table mixes and then sorts the colors again, spectator cannot duplicate it, see p. 1053 for comment
Inspired by Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 822
Karl Fulves Introduction regarding tenth year of publication
Dec. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 2) 823
Karl Fulves Noel Randi escape failure at Houdini Festival, David Hoy, The Blueprint, Pabular
Dec. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 2) 824
Fred Lowe Dice Stack routine written by Lewis Ganson, elaborate with divided cup, magnets, two dice towers from one cup
  • Unfaked Cup
  • Faked Cup
  • First Routine
  • The Eventual Routine
Variations Dec. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 2) 825
Cushing Strout Speaking of Spells setting up for the referenced spelling tricks with location routine
Inspired by Dec. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 2) 829
Philip T. Goldstein Impromptu Haunted Deck Version
Inspired by Dec. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 2) 830
Karl Fulves The Optical Force (chapter 33-A added to 1975 edition, see "13 Prophets", p. 20)
two spectators choose cards: mates
Variations 1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 408
Karl Fulves Demon Digits calculation procedure, result predicted
1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 409
Karl Fulves Ultra Die strange card prediction, chosen by rolling a die
1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 410
Karl Fulves The Folded Prophecy nail writer, through envelope, carbon paper
1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 412
Karl Fulves, Don Nielson Liars Convention magician blindfolded, three spectators choose cards two exchange cards, magicican knows who and the cards, marked stacked deck
1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 412
Karl Fulves Clocks and Cards clock time duplication, then drawn card is found by medium
1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 414
Karl Fulves, J. W. Sarles Roughing it mental reverse variant
1975 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 416
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Technique general comments on the Zarrow Shuffle
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 23
Karl Fulves The General Transfer Block Transfer applications with the Zarrow shuffle
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 32
Karl Fulves The Acrobatic Pack pack is divided at chosen card with a flick, using riffle shuffle jog setting
Related to 1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 32
Karl Fulves Controlled Triumph any named card, memorized deck
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 33
Karl Fulves The Zarrow Transfer block transfer applications, partial zarrow
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 34
Karl Fulves Concluding Notes
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 34
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Technique - Part Two comments on the Stevens Control
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 97
Karl Fulves Further Applications applications and routines using the Stevens Control (all remaining entries in this book)
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 105
Karl Fulves One Shuffle Ace Control using Stevens Control
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 105
Karl Fulves The Add-Subtract Option using Stevens Control to add or remove x cards to/from top stock
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 106
Karl Fulves Lightning Dice using Stevens Control, card at position derived by two dice is predicted
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 106
Karl Fulves The Add-Add Option using Stevens Control to add cards to given set-up on top in 2 or more different places
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 107
Karl Fulves Spellblind using Stevens Control, estimation speller
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 107
Karl Fulves An Infinity Of Footnotes application of the Stevens Control with crimps (1), edge marks (2), stabbing (3), as a cull (7), and more
1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 108
John Murray Four-Way Coincidence impromptu
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1975 Card Cavalcade 3 36
Persi Diaconis Diaconis Card Vanish several cards one by one with double backer, no details, only mentioned
Related to 1975 Card Cavalcade 3 159
Harry Lorayne Last Word on ego, "back-stabbers" and Karl Fulves, a real tirade
1975 Afterthoughts 142
John Scarne Roulette Paradox article about roulette betting
Related to 1975 Epilogue (Issue 23) 213
Larry Jennings Side Rise card is shaken out of incomplete faro deck
Related toVariations 1975 Epilogue (Issue 23) 214
Karl Fulves Wireless how to set up for the plunger rise with variations
Related to 1975 Epilogue (Issue 23) 215
Karl Fulves Editorial Comments credit fight over Marlo regarding Jordan Count, Block Transfers and more
1975 Epilogue (Issue 23) 221
Karl Fulves Three Tricks: Paradyne Principle faro control with fanned incomplete faro deck
1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 227
Karl Fulves Strike/Oil 4&4, unconventional
Related to 1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 229
Karl Fulves Strike/Pull Deal double deal beneath top card
1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 229
Karl Fulves The Strike/Strike Trap
1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 229
Karl Fulves Strike/Strike Deal double deal beneath top card
1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 229
Howard Schwarzman Night Poker seven handed game, faro, spectator has some choices but still performer wins, exploiting Primitive Cycles
Inspired by 1975 Epilogue (Issue 24) 230
Karl Fulves Up, Up & Away credit information for Ambitous Classic type routines
1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 243
Jerry K. Hartman Five Card Deal performer gets the same five cards without any shuffling in between, solution
Inspired by 1975 Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 244
Peter Kane Divination, Discovery, Departure cards from one deck are found in another and change into original selections
Related toVariations 1975 A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 22
Karl Fulves Part One material in all three parts dated to 1965
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 1
Karl Fulves Monte Opener using 2 queens and 1 ace, giving spectator twice the chances
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 1
Karl Fulves Misdirection Lapping bottom card of left hand double lapped as right hand turns over tabled card
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 3
Karl Fulves Covered Slip Cut for riffle force, possible with stranger card
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 4
Karl Fulves Speed Trap mates face-down on top, selection dropped on top and instantly trapped
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 6
Karl Fulves Slip Not two cards transpose, but only one of them shown, repeat with other card, third card vanishes and turns over in rest of deck
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 7
Karl Fulves Downs Change with Triple
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 7
Karl Fulves Time Framed odd-backed joker vanishes and reappears in deck next to selection
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 8
Karl Fulves Unload Vanish card in right hand is secretly unloaded on deck
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 9
Karl Fulves Red/Black Mystery 4&4 alternated, separated in four and four, a fifth card added to each group makes whole group red and black
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 10
Karl Fulves Mental Triumph without shuffle, more faced-deck with some cuts, bridged deck
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 11
Karl Fulves Half Tilt black aces with sandwiched selection in center, red aces as well, red card with selection appears in hand via throw production
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 14
Karl Fulves Tilt Credit Information with claim that Conrad Bush coined the term "Depth Illusion"
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 14
Karl Fulves Double Lift From The Center
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 14
Karl Fulves One Hand Tilt Get-Ready
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 15
Karl Fulves Half Tilt multiple cards inserted, some go in center and some in break
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 16
Karl Fulves No-Gaff Wild Card top few cards of deck change into duplicates, those then into royal flush, wild card changes back color
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 19
Karl Fulves Hole Wild Card Note C., packet of cards becomes holes, posed as problem
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 21
Karl Fulves Pirouette Center Pull-Out, with extra card
  • The Basic Switch
  • Second Method
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 21
Karl Fulves Without A Trace sandwiched card changes, then sandwich cards
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 24
Karl Fulves You Have 3 Chances two red Deuces and black Four, transpositions between a Deuce and Four, then change to two black Fours and red Deuce, then Three black Fours
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 25
Karl Fulves Reverse Zarrow sliding-block model, pen-and-paper notation for Zarrow shuffle problems
  • Terminology
  • Subtraction Shuffle, Zarrow Analogs, Sliding Blocks
  • First Block Form
  • Second Block Form
  • Fourth Block Form
  • The Three-Shuffle Problem
  • The Stock Problem (rearranging order of top cards)
  • Reverse Zarrow
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 28
Karl Fulves Shuffle Cut running cut
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 36
Karl Fulves Gamblers Don't Gamble bottom card of one half travels to top of other half, betting patter, interlock
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 37
Karl Fulves Sidejogged Interlock
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 38
Karl Fulves Impromptu Elmsley two methods
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 39
Karl Fulves Three In The Hand two card monte, third card appears, double facer openly shown as finale
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 42
Karl Fulves Solid State torn card quarters used for matrix, coins from hand to hand, then card restores
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 44
Karl Fulves Envelope Solid State previous trick with pay envelope instead of card, or with full card appearing from torn envelope
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 49
Karl Fulves 2-Card Ambitious two cards used for ambitious card routine in which bottom card travels to top, then shown that neither is the card
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 49
Karl Fulves Condition Red five black cards counted face-down on table, four of them change to red except selection
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 53
Karl Fulves Deal Cop top card apparently dealt to table and turned over, really palmed in Tenkai palm (with optional lapping) and second card dealt
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 53
Karl Fulves Alternate Application Deal Cop for clean switch
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 55
Karl Fulves Reference Note on the Deal Cop
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 56
Karl Fulves King's Row two kings dropped on top of deck, top card instantly trapped
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 56
Karl Fulves Revised Prophecy joker turned over at beginning turns out to be later selection
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 57
Karl Fulves Like A Bandit gaffed card with rubber band around its length, used to steal/drag card along secretly
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 58
Karl Fulves Stretch Rise when deck is dropped in case, gaffed card with rubber band around its length
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 60
Karl Fulves Flying Clipper joker with paper clip and aces in case, chosen ace penetrates table with clip on, case with slit
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 62
Karl Fulves Mechanical Switch using card case with slit
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 64
Karl Fulves Open Ended Prediction card placed in half envelope so it sticks out and is seen for half its length (as gag), wrong card chosen, when prediction is removed it changes into selection, two methods
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 65
Karl Fulves Novelty 4-Ace Production an ace is sandwiched between indifferent cards and placed in deck, another ace rises sideways, it's turned perpendicular, pushed in an rises out as different ace
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 68
Karl Fulves He Relocated card jumps from black aces to red aces and changes from black to red itself
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 71
Karl Fulves The Shadow Knows deck spread face-down, jokers slapped on spread and selection appears trapped between them
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 72
Karl Fulves Shadow Steal top card of tabled spread slid under hand
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 72
Karl Fulves New Twist some cards of a packet secretly reversed in through-the-first flourish, two methods
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 75
Karl Fulves Restoration Four of Spades cut in quarters and pieces placed between transparent plastic sheets, Seven Spades next to it, they transpose, pips glued to plastic, "Basically the same routine as the above appeared in Abra a while back"
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 77
Karl Fulves Return Trip
Inspired by 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 1 79
Karl Fulves Part Two
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 81
Karl Fulves Double Take card chosen with aid of joker, joker transforms into selection, then reverses in deck and changes back to joker, four methods
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 81
Karl Fulves Heel Break Insertion riffling to heel break
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 86
Karl Fulves Blank Intruder deck in new deck order, blank card between jokers cut into deck, face of chosen card transposes with blank face
Variations 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 88
Karl Fulves Ambitious Liberty coin on left palm is covered with card and penetrates it, extra piece glued on card as sliding stopper
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 91
J. W. Sarles Second To None second deal lap, credit note
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 94
Karl Fulves Face-Up Switch second deal lap application
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 96
Karl Fulves Double Switch joker changes into first, then second selection, second deal lap application
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 96
Karl Fulves Named Trap card sandwiched in beginning turns out to be named card
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 97
Karl Fulves, J. W. Sarles Second To None Variation second deal lap in which original third card is removed
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 97
Karl Fulves The Basic Color Upset 4&4
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 98
Karl Fulves Other Variations of the second deal lap
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 99
Karl Fulves One Finger Double Lift
Inspired byRelated to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 99
Karl Fulves Ambitious Lady queen rises to top of two-card packet
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 100
Karl Fulves Paper-Clip Variation queen rises to top of two-card packet, other card changes
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 101
Karl Fulves Pharo Here incomplete faro position, stopped at card controlled
  • The Placement
  • The Revelation
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 102
Karl Fulves Topological Card Tricks on slits in card, credit information
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 104
Karl Fulves Matter Through Matter slits in cards openly shown, they pass through each other
Inspired byRelated to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 105
Karl Fulves Split Level
Inspired by 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 107
Karl Fulves Topological Trap sandwiched card penetrates sandwich cards, a corner secretly folded
Variations 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 109
Karl Fulves Torn And Quartered signed card torn in half is restored after some topological stunts with another openly slitted card, half slit remains
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 112
Karl Fulves The Cage Effect visible sandwich, sandwich cards are placed perpendicular on deck, when lifted top card is between them
  • Notes On The Handling
  • Added Notes (impromptu method, paper clip addition)
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 117
Karl Fulves 4th Warp
  • First Method - Thru The Two (3 phase routine)
  • Second Method - Warp Get-Ready (getting into Walton's effect)
  • Concluding Notes (different objects, Busby & Walton)
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 122
Karl Fulves The Phantom Count four as three, five as four, ...
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 128
Karl Fulves Find The Lady cards reverse and change
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 130
Karl Fulves Poker vs. Monte monte cards transform into Royal Flush as finale
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 132
Karl Fulves No-Gimmick Phantom ungaffed handling of "Find The Lady"
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 133
Karl Fulves Half In blue backed card sandwiched between red cards changes to red, as application of using a half card
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 137
Karl Fulves Bottom Palm Replacement
Inspired by
  • Daley's Notebooks, Entry #346
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 141
Karl Fulves Replacement with Reversal briefly mentioned
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 143
Karl Fulves, Slydini Repeat Under Spread Loading strange position of block clipped between fingers of left hand under spread, feeding cards while spreading under spread or on face to formed packet
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 143
Karl Fulves Cut To Win spectator shuffles deck and helps forming five packets, royal flush card on face of each
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 146
Karl Fulves Illusion Aces VI Aces turn over one by one between two Jokers, change to Kings
Inspired by 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 147