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Karl Fulves Flim Flam chosen red card is only red card in black poker hand and vice versa
Variations 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1117
Karl Fulves Robot Ring betting game like endless chain with ring and rope
  • The Win/Lose Option
  • The Must-Lose Option
  • The Must-Win Option
see p. 1149 for comment by Jerry Fulton
Related to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1118
Karl Fulves Notes on the timeline regarding the material in the magazine
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1123
Karl Fulves Medallion impromptu method, credit information, card and number predicted
Inspired by 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1125
Karl Fulves The Lizard of Oz ball in silk transposes with plastic ring outside
Related to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1128
Karl Fulves Notes on Slydini, stand-up lapping on a chair
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1132
Karl Fulves Suspense card balanced between upright card case and deck, then it remains suspended (chair levitation like) when case is removed
Also published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1134
Karl Fulves The IOU Shuffle on amusing acronyms for shuffle sequences, M-BOMB
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 8) 1138
Karl Fulves Notes on fake reviews in magic
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 8) 1141
Karl Fulves Retrospective: The Red Prediction treatise on a multiple-out prediction "you will chose the only red card", see following items
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 9) 1150
Karl Fulves Note By Karl Fulves "you will chose the only red card"
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 9) 1153
Ken Beale Take Five with credit information
layout on table
  • Ken Beale's "Take Five"
  • Wiseguy Presentation
  • A Ten-Card Problem
  • Note By Karl Fulves
Variations 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1155
Karl Fulves Notes on earning money with magic
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1158
Karl Fulves Psi-X cut and shuffle procedure, only selection (probably) at stack position afterwards
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1161
Karl Fulves Countless "Counts"
Jordan Count off the deck, taking four cards and hiding one surface
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1163
John Cornelius Read Out denomination and serial number of bill read that is given behind back
Related toAlso published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1165
Karl Fulves Catapult card vanishes from packet, card to wallet application
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1167
Karl Fulves, Martin Gardner Psychic Motors "Curiosities"
piece of paper spins on the tip of a needle
  • Martin Gardner's Method (Scientific American, April 1975)
  • Streamlined Psychic
  • Stop/Reverse
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1168
David Bornstein Pay Up performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with four Aces, color changing backs kicker
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1172
Karl Fulves Notes hypercard constructed from double facer with attached back piece
  • Elastrik
  • Oddments
Inspired by 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1173
Karl Fulves Elastrik ending with genuinely linked rubber bands
Inspired by 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1173
Roy Walton Next one of three cards thought-of, it is stabbed to (or the stabbing card)
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1174
Karl Fulves Solid Liquid "Curiosities"
seesaw set-up with two filled glasses, ruler and pencil, it swings when water is pushed and thus water is apparently solid, physics
Inspired by
  • Martin Gardner's "Science Puzzlers"
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1182
Karl Fulves Notes on the paper the magazine is printed on, Fulves's eye ailment
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1183
Jerry K. Hartman More Than One Way "There's More Than One Way To Spin A Cut."
two decks in reverse order
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1184
Karl Fulves Automatic Stack routine with cup and small tube
1978 The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 4
Karl Fulves Notes dice stacking with other objects and other ideas
1978 The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 11) 12
Karl Fulves The GIT-M Move related to rhythm count, dated to 1969
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 59
Karl Fulves Funny Cards four jokers, two turn over, then all change to Aces
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 60
Karl Fulves (reviewer) The Zetetic by Marcello Truzzi 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 60
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Phil Goldstein Books - Classic Tackler by Philip T. Goldstein 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 61
Karl Fulves (reviewer) The Blue Book Of Mentalism by Philip T. Goldstein 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 61
Karl Fulves Book List on the book list by Tony Vander Linden
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 61
Karl Fulves Jeff Busby Book Lists
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 61
Karl Fulves Impromptu Levitation comment on the Balducci trick
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 62
Karl Fulves NewsClips
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 62
Karl Fulves French Moroccan Wallet where to obtain it
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 62
Karl Fulves Words To Live By various quotes
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 16) 62
Karl Fulves M. G. vs. P & T Martin Gardner vs. Puthoff and Targ, on writing about psychic things
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 63
Karl Fulves The Bogus Pirated Xerox Concept giving a correction sheet with Marlo's Magazines that makes no sense
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 63
Karl Fulves One Way Cards on using printing defects
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 63
Karl Fulves John Scarne Dept. on Scarne's gambling expertise
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 64
Karl Fulves Card Problems (A) spectator remembers card and its position, deck cut, card is still at same position, posed as a problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Karl Fulves Card Problems (B) Ace assembly with leader packet in case, posed as a problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Karl Fulves Card Problems (C) cased signed card transposes with other card, no gaffs, posed as a problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Karl Fulves Card Problems (D) packet with divided red and black cards, spectator inserts joker, exactly at dividing point, posed as a problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Al Mann Exclusives by Al Mann
Master Slate Secrets Parts 2-4
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 66
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Jeff Busby Books by Dai Vernon (written by Frederick Braue)
Dai Vernon's first California lecture
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 66
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Magic As A Performing Art by Robert Gill 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 17) 66
Karl Fulves For The Love Of It on Dai Vernon's unflattering stories about other magicians
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 18) 67
John Scarne John Scarne Challenges Dai Vernon Scarne on controversy with Vernon, 25000$ challenge
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 18) 67
Karl Fulves More Inner Secrets on the biographical material from the Buffum tapes used in the Vernon Folios
Related to
  • "The Vernon Touch" (Dai Vernon, Oct. 1977, Genii)
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 18) 69
Karl Fulves To: William Larsen
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 18) 69
Karl Fulves Monte Carlo spectator makes calculations starting from 27 by choosing plus or minus cards, arrives at 64, force
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 18) 70
Karl Fulves Getting Into The Whole Laid-Back Mellowed-Out Value-Judgement Trip on Doug Henning, his publicity and "Transcendental Meditation" stuff, with reader letter
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 19) 71
Karl Fulves Sports Of The Mind on Martin Gardner
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 19) 73
Karl Fulves More Words To Live By collection of some quotes
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 19) 74
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Andrus Card Control by Jerry Andrus 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 75
Karl Fulves, Carmen D'Amico Panoramic Shift Anecdote how Ed Marlo "took" Jerry Andrus' sleight
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 75
Karl Fulves Calculator Madness calculator as receiver and transmitter, putting it in a microwave
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 75
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Palm Changes 1 & 2 by Bill Wisch 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 76
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Poker by Hardison by Theo Hardison 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 76
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Desperado Deals by Ron Brinegar 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 76
Karl Fulves UFO's theory on UFO sightings
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 77
Karl Fulves The Reference Shelf reference on "Royal Backs"
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 77
Karl Fulves Visual Code on a machine that shows morse code onto a display
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 78
Karl Fulves Programs watch-size programmable calculators
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 78
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Shrinking Card Case by John Cornelius 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 78
Karl Fulves (reviewer) 5-Card Polka by Philip T. Goldstein 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 78
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Street Magic by Edward Claflin 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 20) 78
Karl Fulves Tuned Dice using dice with notes on corners to generate melodies, "Juke Box"
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 79
Karl Fulves Force Books on "Aftermath" and "Mother Good" (Martin Gardner)
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 81
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Mother Goose by Martin Gardner
book test with nursery rhymes
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 81
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Jennings On Card & Coin Handling by Larry Jennings (written by Jeff Busby) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 81
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Baccarat Fair & Foul by Professor Hoffmann 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 81
Karl Fulves Chess Cube idea of chess variation with a dice that has chess figures on the sides
  • Shadow Chess
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 82
Karl Fulves Roundupp on cheating article in March 1977 issue of Saga
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 21) 82
Karl Fulves At Random postal problems
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 83
Karl Fulves Current Comedy confusing coin magic patter
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 83
Karl Fulves More Random stab on "Good Turns" and "Watch Closely", Scarne paradox, Goldston's locked books
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 83
Karl Fulves Coin Problems (A) Chinese coin through trouser pocket directly onto ribbon, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 84
Karl Fulves Coin Problems (B) coin in drinking glass changes to copper coin or to die, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 84
Karl Fulves Coin Problems (C) coin stands against glass and penetrates side, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 84
Karl Fulves Coin Problems (D) coin in envelope between to glasses that stand on top of each other, another coin on top of envelope, envelope pulled out and both coins transpose, posed as problem
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 85
Karl Fulves Sponge Ball Problem sponge ball inflates visibly or in paper bag, posed as problem
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 85
Karl Fulves Card Problem named card on top of deck changes back color and back, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 85
Karl Fulves Kid Stuff magic as extension of a boyhood fantasy
Related to
  • Epilogue #23
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 85
Karl Fulves How To Invent Card Stuff Trick Brain type lists
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 86
Karl Fulves Please Note complains about postal service
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 87
Karl Fulves Pallbearers Review overview of page numbers, value of complete file
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 87
Karl Fulves Trick Titles list of trick titles for inspiration
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 88
Karl Fulves Milt Tropp Dept.
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 89
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control Placement for Perfect Speller
Inspired byRelated to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 89
Karl Fulves 4-Card Brainwave credit information
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 89
Karl Fulves Nielsen-Fulves Book Test Controversy using a stooge in a book test, gag examples
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 89
Karl Fulves More Words To Live By some quotes
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 23) 90
Karl Fulves Random Walk on Op-Trik, Bob Fitch, coin banks that look like cans, chop cup with dollar bill cone
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 91
Karl Fulves The Four-Color Theorem thoughts on the proof of this math theorem, with New York Times article by Edward Edelson
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 92
Karl Fulves (A) In God appearing writing on a bill, exploiting 1950 misprint
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Karl Fulves Ideas/Problems (B) tattoo of clockface on arm always show correct time, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Karl Fulves, Don Nielsen Changing Slide Projections changing image that is projected right on the screen, posed as problem
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Karl Fulves (C) The Problem At Draw three hands dealt, performer has Aces, Aces put in center and repeated, repeat with Royal Flush, even though the performer deals himself only three cards, posed as problem
Related toVariations 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Karl Fulves (D) Pendant living-dead test in which slip with dead person travels into a container, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Karl Fulves (E) Cup Gaff thin cup shell, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Karl Fulves (F) Rub It In Aces penetrate into pocket one by one from four-card packet, as finale the three travel back from inside pocket, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Karl Fulves (G) Heart Throb a heart pip floats up and back down, posed as problem
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Karl Fulves (H) Jet Second lapping top or second card during stud-type deal, posed as problem
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Karl Fulves More Trick Titles list of trick titles for inspiration
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 24) 94
Karl Fulves The Three-Foot Shelf list of items that Karl Fulves published since November 1965
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 95
Karl Fulves Genius At Work on actors wanting to become stars, on geniuses in magic
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 96
Karl Fulves Big Mac on beating a MacDonald's contest
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 97
Unknown Nothing Changes "A Swindle, but Not Quite a Con"
Related toAlso published here
  • "A Swindle, but Not Quite a Con" (New York Times, Feb 12, 1978)
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 97
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Practical Impossibilities by Rick Johnsson 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Any Second Now by Martin A. Nash (written by Stephen Minch) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Busby Publications - Back To Back by Jeff Busby (written by Gene Matsuura) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Coin In The Beer Can by Larry Jennings (written by Jeff Busby) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Stabbed Coincidence by Larry Jennings (written by Jeff Busby)
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Takagi's One-Cup Routine by Shigeo Takagi (written by Jeff Busby) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Takagi's Coin Assembly by Shigeo Takagi (written by Jeff Busby) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 25) 98
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control further ideas for the Riffle Shuffle Control placement
(A) building set-up for next trick
(B) following with Ten Card Poker Deal
(C) delaying use of set-up
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 99
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Magic Stuff by Ross Bertram
with some credit conflicts
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 100
Karl Fulves, Allen Okawa Malini with newspaper quotes about Malini
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 101
Karl Fulves (reviewer) You Are Magic #6 by Father Cyprian 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Transpo Tumbler by Bob Read 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Karl Fulves (reviewer) The Green Book of Mentalism by Philip T. Goldstein 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Fred Braue on False Deals by Frederick Braue (written by Jeff Busby) 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Loose Ends by Jerry K. Hartman 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Pure Magic by Henry Gross 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Karl Fulves Psychic News on Keane's "Psychic Mafia", Geller Effect, Shackleton
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 103
Karl Fulves A Psychic Secret "Piped in Sound", how to overhear conversations in other rooms with a piece of paper via plumbing
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 103
Karl Fulves Cheap Radio Transmitters buying toys
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 104
Karl Fulves Missing Link comments on linking card effects
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 105
Karl Fulves Perfect Speller spelling random things
Inspired by 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control sorting a one-way deck with the incomplete Riffle Shuffle Control placement
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Harvey Rosenthal Publications - Close-Up Sampler 1 by Harvey Rosenthal
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Close-Up Sampler 2 by Harvey Rosenthal
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Share My Pleasure by Harvey Rosenthal
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Match-Go by Harvey Rosenthal 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Ray Grismer Publications - Handy by Ray Grismer
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Loopy by Ray Grismer
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Shorty by Ray Grismer
brief
1978 Interlocutor (Issue 27) 106
John F. Mendoza The Automatic Deck sliding block production
Inspired byRelated to 1978 The Book of John 78
Jerry K. Hartman Rollover Production of single card, card rolled face up between two other packets
Inspired by 1978 Loose Ends 8
Jerry K. Hartman Mirror Image Universal Card has mirror on face
Inspired by 1978 Loose Ends 28
Karl Fulves The Aftermath Book Test two spectators's words predicted, selected with playing card procedure, 14-15 stack
Inspired byRelated to 1978 Aftermath 1
Frank Garcia Four Aces Surprise spectator places Aces in the deck face-up while doing an overhand shuffle, shuffle version of Gemini Twins
Related to 1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 3
Karl Fulves Introduction
1978 The Spread Half-Pass 1
Reinhard Müller Eine Doppelrückenkarte kann Karten Austauschen und damit verbunden zum Verschwinden bringen using a double backer to switch or vanish cards
  • Grundhandlungen
  • Anwendung 1 der Situation 3
  • Anwendung 2 der Situation 3
  • Anwendung 3
  • Anwendung 4
Related to Mar. 1978 Intermagic (Vol. 5 No. 1) 30
Martin A. Nash Honest Aces
Related toVariations 1979 Sleight Unseen 428
Steve Draun Packet Pushoff Lifts
Related to 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 250
Philip T. Goldstein Progress Report joker placed face-down between aces, they turn over one by one
Inspired by 1979 CardMagic 72
Karl Fulves Omega Count five as five
1979 CardMagic 73
Karl Fulves Introduction To The Second Edition
1979 Faro Possibilities 1
Karl Fulves Introduction to the First Edition
1979 Faro Possibilities 3
Karl Fulves Counting And Dealing on the order of anti-faros, generalized to dealing m cards in n heaps
1979 Faro Possibilities 4
Karl Fulves The Null Anti-Faro Restacking pack concept
1979 Faro Possibilities 4
Karl Fulves Reverse Faro dealing or upjogging, mentioned briefly
1979 Faro Possibilities 5
Karl Fulves The Theoretical Faro definition of IO and OI as an entity and properties of IO- and OI-sequences
  • The Conjugate Pair Faro
  • The Inverted Conjugate Pair Faro
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 6
Karl Fulves The Null Faro an idea similar to Alex Elmsley's Restacking concept
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 8
Karl Fulves Utter Chaos some properties for decks with and odd number of cards
1979 Faro Possibilities 8
Karl Fulves, Steve Shimm Faro Shuffle Machines examining the problem of finding an algorithm to find a faro combination to shuffle from position x to position y, discussed with a 6-card deck
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 9
Karl Fulves Reflections properties and principles with the stay stack
1979 Faro Possibilities 15
Karl Fulves The Tracking Faro stay stack type principle with two separate odd decks
1979 Faro Possibilities 17
Karl Fulves Solution to a Problem how to return to original order if a known sequence of in and out faros was performed
1979 Faro Possibilities 19
Karl Fulves The General Recycling Problem how to return to original order if an unknown sequence of in and out faros was performed
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 20
Karl Fulves The Milk Build Shuffle relation to faro and recycling properties
1979 Faro Possibilities 22
Karl Fulves The Inverted Milk Build variation of Milk Build shuffle and relation to faro
1979 Faro Possibilities 22
Karl Fulves MB Aces four spectators select cards by counting down with a Milk Build Shuffle in between the selections, they are the aces
1979 Faro Possibilities 23
Karl Fulves The Set Shuffle variation of Milk Build shuffle and recycling properties
1979 Faro Possibilities 24
Karl Fulves The Missing Link relation of Milk Build Shuffle to faro
1979 Faro Possibilities 25
Karl Fulves MB + 2 two cards chosen from packet are located, Milk Build Shuffle application
1979 Faro Possibilities 25
Karl Fulves MB Prediction Milk Build Shuffle application
1979 Faro Possibilities 26
Karl Fulves (1) Conjugate-Pair MB Milk Build Shuffle properties
1979 Faro Possibilities 27
Karl Fulves (2) Primitive Cycles maintaining sequences that are repeated
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 27
Karl Fulves (3) The Half Faro faro applied to long-short deck, double faro
1979 Faro Possibilities 27
Karl Fulves (4) Faro/Stebbins bringing a thirteen-cards deck into Si Stebbins order with faros
1979 Faro Possibilities 28
Karl Fulves Interrogating the Deck bringing a card to top with faro shuffles
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 29
Karl Fulves The Closed Prediction spectator removes card from 16-card packet, performer faro shuffles and finds mate
1979 Faro Possibilities 29
Karl Fulves, Roy Walton Primitive Poker packet of twenty-five cards is dealt out in piles according to a rolled dice multiple times, then cards are dealt and everybody has a good hand
Inspired by 1979 Faro Possibilities 31
Karl Fulves Second Law some value coincidences happen when dealing through piles, application of Milk Build Shuffle to Si Stebbins
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 32
Karl Fulves Logic Dice die is turned around some times according to simple rules, end result is predicted
Related to 1979 Faro Possibilities 33
Karl Fulves Digital Dice die is turned around some times according to simple rules, top numbers are noted, this number sequence is predicted or foreseen
1979 Faro Possibilities 34
Karl Fulves Bibliography
1979 Faro Possibilities 36
Gordon Bruce Mexican Turnover with Coin coin hidden under card(s)
Related to May 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 5) 675
Fred Robinson (reviewer) Fr. Cyprian On The Hofzinser Card Problem by Father Cyprian (written by Karl Fulves) June 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 6) 692
Karl Fulves The Gambler's Third Lesson introduction, On presenting Gambling Material
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 1
Karl Fulves School for Swindlers four indifferent cards stacked to spectator, performer receives Aces
  • Four Aces vs. Royal Flush
  • The Concealed Outcome (using Aces later)
Variations 1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 3
Karl Fulves Note on Stacking
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 8
Karl Fulves The Double Double-Cut transferring two cards between two packets
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 9
Karl Fulves The Gambler's Third Lesson four indifferent cards stacked to spectator, two signed selections as hole cards, performer receives Aces
  • The Marked Card Phase
  • Four Ace Finale
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 10
Karl Fulves Control Points outline for double duke stack
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 15
Karl Fulves Concluding Notes
1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 16
Karl Fulves Cards and Cases
1979 Jack In The Box 1
Karl Fulves Jack In The Box selection travels inside box from underneath box while two aces are halfway in box
Variations 1979 Jack In The Box 2
Howard Wurst Howard Wurst's Method selection travels inside box from underneath box while two aces are halfway in box, ungaffed
Variations 1979 Jack In The Box 8
Karl Fulves Null And Void card placed into case, selection underneath vanishes and earlier card inside is selection
1979 Jack In The Box 12
Karl Fulves Jack In The Box Variations handling alternatives
1979 Jack In The Box 13
Karl Fulves Unequals card inside box transposes with two cards outside box
1979 Jack In The Box 15
Karl Fulves Flip Flap getting a card fully inside box that has been inserted between flap and case
1979 Jack In The Box 17
Karl Fulves The Welleran Gambit ace through eight are put in order onto case, named value penetrates into case
1979 Jack In The Box 19
Karl Fulves Push-In Load packet inserted partially into case
1979 Jack In The Box 20
Karl Fulves Counterpart indifferent cards slid along back side of case change into aces one by one, miniature aces inside case, removable half-size flaps
1979 Jack In The Box 22
Karl Fulves Cuts Both Ways knife stabbed through case, card inside unharmed
1979 Jack In The Box 23
Karl Fulves Introduction
1979 Inner Sanctum 25
Karl Fulves Inner Sanctum signed card turns over inside case, flap-flap
Related to 1979 Inner Sanctum 26
Karl Fulves Flap-Flap case gimmick with double flap
1979 Inner Sanctum 28
Karl Fulves Sneakers sandwich placed in case, sandwich card vanishes and reappears in case, flap-flap
1979 Inner Sanctum 32
Karl Fulves FlaPSI word written on card and put in case divined
1979 Inner Sanctum 35
Karl Fulves Flap Notes uses for flap-flap gimmick, loading sandwich in case, named ace vanishes from case
1979 Inner Sanctum 36
Karl Fulves Package Deal signed card from case to pay envelope, flap-flap
1979 Inner Sanctum 38
Karl Fulves Boxed Rounds five blue cards inserted into cased red deck, then poker hand dealt, spectator gets all blue cards which are royal flush, flap-flap
1979 Inner Sanctum 40
Karl Fulves Zap Flap clean-up for Flap-Flap gimmick
1979 Inner Sanctum 45
Karl Fulves Melting Point to make card melt inside case
Inspired by 1979 Inner Sanctum 47
Karl Fulves Notes
1979 Inner Sanctum 47
Karl Fulves Sic Transit commentary
Inspired by 1979 The Nyria Effect 49
Karl Fulves The Nyria Effect Ace of Spades in case, Ace of Clubs sandwiched between red Fours outside, then visual transposition so red Four inside and black Aces sandwich with other four outside
1979 The Nyria Effect 50
Karl Fulves Mexican Turnover from Center
Related to 1979 The Nyria Effect 52
Karl Fulves Side Show sandwich put in case, sandwiched card penetrates
1979 The Nyria Effect 55
Karl Fulves Right Angles Sandwich displacement as crossed sandwich (à la Paul Harris' bizarre type) is shown
1979 The Nyria Effect 55
Karl Fulves Escaping The Cannibals card penetrates case when two more cards are inserted
1979 The Nyria Effect 57
Karl Fulves Fundamental Df switch choreography for sandwich with one double facer
Variations 1979 The Nyria Effect 61
Karl Fulves Part Two chapter intro
1979 The Nyria Effect 61
Karl Fulves Back Display showing two cards from both side, one is double facer
1979 The Nyria Effect 63
Karl Fulves d'Fundamentals switch choreography for sandwich with one double facer
1979 The Nyria Effect 65
Karl Fulves A Minute Ago card penetrates into case
1979 The Nyria Effect 68
Karl Fulves The Smyx Solution one of five cards vanishes from box, "Secret Sleeving" (without details)
Related to 1979 The Nyria Effect 71
Karl Fulves Dropped Notes
1979 Card Under Glass 73
Karl Fulves Ace Under Glass named ace penetrates case into cellophane which is pulled halfway down
Inspired by 1979 Card Under Glass 74
Karl Fulves Fallout named ace through case and table
1979 Card Under Glass 77
Karl Fulves Designated Drop Out named card through case, see also "Drop Out Note" on page 96
Related to 1979 Card Under Glass 81
Karl Fulves, Slydini Injog Cull inspired by Slydini's Fan Steal (Pallbearer's p. 966)
1979 Card Under Glass 81
Karl Fulves Outside Case Load from Center
1979 Card Under Glass 83
Karl Fulves Notes ungaffed brainwave type approach
1979 Card Under Glass 84
Karl Fulves Break In sight gag in which deck is cracked like an egg
1979 Card Under Glass 85
Karl Fulves Quack Quack building a duck out of cards and case
1979 Card Under Glass 87
Karl Fulves Frameworks card case frame (like purse frame), aces appear and vanish
1979 Card Under Glass 88
Karl Fulves Card Purse Palm a bit unclear
1979 Card Under Glass 89
Karl Fulves Moving In case placed on deck, deck penetrates inside
1979 Card Under Glass 90
Karl Fulves Going Out full deck penetrates case to outside, posed as problem
1979 Card Under Glass 91
Karl Fulves Ultrix one card in case
1979 Card Under Glass 92
Karl Fulves Clipping named seven turns over in cased deck
1979 Card Under Glass 93
Karl Fulves Paper Clip Holdout inside case
1979 Card Under Glass 94
Karl Fulves Drop In Note bits of playing card thrown into case like piggy bank, shaked, full card comes out, posed as problem
1979 Card Under Glass 96
Karl Fulves Drop Out Note
1979 Card Under Glass 96
Karl Fulves Tales From Cryptology
1979 Cryptology 97
Karl Fulves Cryptology I selection placed between two card cases vanishes, reappears in one of the cases sandwiched between deuces
Variations 1979 Cryptology 98
Karl Fulves Cryptology II two-card version with multiple sandwich
1979 Cryptology 101
Karl Fulves Set-Off handling detail
1979 Cryptology 103
Karl Fulves The Matter Of Symmetry two-card version in which one travels to each case
1979 Cryptology 103
Karl Fulves Crypto Poker eights and an ace placed between two card cases, they vanish, in one case reappear aces and an eight, posed as problem
1979 Cryptology 103
Karl Fulves Wallet Warm-Up loaded like wallet in jacket
1979 Cryptology 104
Karl Fulves Puzzling Passage card penetrates rubber band around deck, problem
Related to 1979 Cryptology 105
Father Cyprian Cyprian's Passage rubber band around case, card visibly pushed through
Related to 1979 Cryptology 106
Karl Fulves Jacks And Jill cards penetrate rubber band around case
1979 Cryptology 110
Karl Fulves Unexplainable Footnote wrapping handling for previous effects
1979 Cryptology 113
Karl Fulves Epigram I card placed behind case vanishes
1979 Cryptology 114
Karl Fulves Three To Go one of three cards vanishes, using case as method
1979 Cryptology 117
Karl Fulves Final Reduction three-spot in case changes to Two, then Ace, then vanishes, posed as problem
1979 Cryptology 120
Karl Fulves Animation I card pushed into deck, ace moves out in weird way, z-gaff
1979 Animation 1
Karl Fulves Animation
1979 Animation 1
Karl Fulves Animation II "animated version of the Cannibals & Missionary theme", cards half sticking out of deck chase each other, w-gimmick
1979 Animation 2
Karl Fulves Rouge et Cetera
1979 Four Color Problems 1
Karl Fulves Square One four cards placed on table, card selected and moved around while performer's back is turned
1979 Four Color Problems 2
Karl Fulves Infra Red 4&4
  • The Premise
  • The Routine:
1. The Shah's Gambit
2. Second Chance
3. Unmisers
4. The Impossible Phase
Variations 1979 Four Color Problems 3
Karl Fulves Rouge et Noir small packet approaches
  • New Noir
  • Rouge I
  • Rouge II
  • Cheaters
1979 Four Color Problems 11
Karl Fulves All Blacks when some reds and blacks are mixed together, the cards will always become black, multiple phases
Related to 1979 Four Color Problems 19
Karl Fulves Type Casting face-up/face-down prediction of number of cards, weird, CATO related
Related toAlso published here 1979 Four Color Problems 23
Karl Fulves Introduction
1979 Teleportation Notes 1
Karl Fulves Introduction
1979 Teleportation Notes 1
Karl Fulves Pick Off Pip card cleanly vanishes from three-card-packet, travels back into deck, using small pip of card with fake index on other side
1979 Teleportation Notes 2
Karl Fulves Card In The Case card changes placed with card in case, all signed, spectator signs duplicate on back without knowing, credit information
1979 Teleportation Notes 5
Karl Fulves Redexpress signed card changes back color, backs transpose
1979 Teleportation Notes 8
Karl Fulves Theme And Variations card travels from place A to B and back without showing, but some change happened as proof
1979 Teleportation Notes 10
Karl Fulves The Trip Back signature travels onto another card
1979 Teleportation Notes 12
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves Cyprian/Fulves Method card in box transposes with card on top of deck, box jumps off deck
1979 Teleportation Notes 18
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves For Every Action card in box transposes with card on top of deck, box jumps off deck, odd-backed and backs do not change places
Related to 1979 Teleportation Notes 20
Karl Fulves Shape Changing card transposes with half card (torn piece), duplicate
Related to 1979 Teleportation Notes 23
Karl Fulves Combinations
1979 Shape Changers 1
Karl Fulves An Appearance poker and bridge deck, selection made in poker size deck, decks touched, selection jumps visibly into bridge deck
1979 Shape Changers 3
Karl Fulves Some Basic Techniques
1979 Shape Changers 3
Karl Fulves Disposal Technique getting bridge size card out of poker size deck
1979 Shape Changers 4
Karl Fulves Meltdown poker size card placed in bridge size deck vanishes
1979 Shape Changers 4
Karl Fulves One From Two two cards from poker deck put in bridge size deck, named one vanishes and travels back
1979 Shape Changers 5
Karl Fulves Club Duo two poker cards vanish from bridge size deck reappear reversed in poker size deck
1979 Shape Changers 7
Karl Fulves Impromptwo poker size card placed in bridge size deck vanishes or shrinks to bridge size
1979 Shape Changers 9
Karl Fulves An Expansion Sandwich two poker size cards sandwich a bridge size card which expands to poker size
1979 Shape Changers 10
Karl Fulves Here and There selection from poker size deck jumps into bridge deck and back, visitor
1979 Shape Changers 11
Karl Fulves Expansion of Matter bridge card sandwiched between poker size cards expands
  • Brutus Method
  • Sit-Down Approach
  • Sneak Attack
1979 Shape Changers 13
Karl Fulves Sundry Tricks chapter intro
1979 Shape Changers 13
Karl Fulves SIze Wise any bridge size card placed face-to-face with poker size ace of clubs becomes also ace of clubs
1979 Shape Changers 16
Karl Fulves Note To Close
1979 Shape Changers 17
Karl Fulves Part Two
1979 Shape Changers 18
Karl Fulves Drink This
Inspired by 1979 Shape Changers 19
Karl Fulves Noted in Passing "semi-double-index card"
1979 Shape Changers 24
Karl Fulves Shape Changers card visually transposes with half card (torn piece), second method
  • One Any-Deck Method
  • The Other Any-Deck Method
Related to 1979 Shape Changers 25
Karl Fulves Hallucinating Pip optical illusion in which center pip of ace of diamonds stretches and shrinks
1979 Shape Changers 34
Karl Fulves Blind Ambition one card penetrates another
1979 Shape Changers 34
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves Rule 42 full card placed into packet of half cards vanishes
  • Karl Fulves Notes
  • Cyprian/Fulves Method
1979 Shape Changers 37
Karl Fulves Connections ideas with half cards
1979 Shape Changers 43
Karl Fulves Stretch Ref
1979 Shape Changers 44
Philip T. Goldstein Off-Balance Leader color-groups with two different numerical sizes
Related toAlso published here 1979 Goldstein's Gallery 14
Karl Fulves Simple Ciphers on simple codes, purists and confederates
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 1
Karl Fulves The Enciphering Technique for the upcoming code
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 5
Karl Fulves The Shamrock Code one of five objects, how a drinking glass is held
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 5
Karl Fulves Tips On The Handling of the Shamrock Code
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 8
Karl Fulves 91 Sense five coins, spectator places any 4 in his hand and performer announces total, using code and confederate
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 11
Karl Fulves Plaintext Cards spectator concentrates on one of five cards when performer is not looking, he divines the cards, using code and confederate
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 12
Karl Fulves Center Deception any chosen card selected when performer does not look is found, using code and confederate
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 14
Karl Fulves Enciphering Court Cards expansion of Shamrock Code for cards
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 15
Karl Fulves X-Ray Vision spectator reverses card behind performer's back, it is divined, using code and confederate
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 19
Karl Fulves "Turning" The Spectator spectator unwittingly codes information
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 20
Karl Fulves Fooling The Confederate
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 22
Karl Fulves The Date Problem coding a date, posed as a problem
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 22
Karl Fulves Part Two introduction, on clocking the deck, casting out 13 or 10
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 23
Karl Fulves Clocking The Deck simplified calculations
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 24
Karl Fulves The Rundown spectator removes card and performer divines it, basic clocking application
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 25
Karl Fulves Ambiguous Totals problem solving in deck clocking
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 27
Karl Fulves Suppressed Fives another simplification for clocking
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 28
Karl Fulves The Deuce Subtracted removing or ignoring a two so that deck totals to zero
Related to 1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 29
Karl Fulves The Parallel Principle clocking with deck split into two packets
Related to 1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 30
Karl Fulves The Parallel Locator two piles, spectator moves card from packet to the other, performer divines it by looking through the pile it came from
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 30
Karl Fulves Matchlock divining two cards via card counting
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 33
Karl Fulves Expanded Sum clocking & faro
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 35
Karl Fulves Future Key two cards found
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 36
Karl Fulves Blocking clocking used with only a known section in middle of deck
Related to 1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 39
Karl Fulves Blocking With The Faro spectator removes card from shuffled deck, partial clocking, dated to 1960
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 41
Karl Fulves Leverage two cards divined, confederate needed that can clock
Related to 1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 43
Karl Fulves Fooling The Confederate deck shuffled face-up/face-down, two cards selected, using code and confederate & card counting
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 45
Karl Fulves Parallax fair conditions, apparently not all cards are seen to count them
Related to 1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 47
Karl Fulves Suggested Reading for card counting
1979 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 48
Karl Fulves The Topological False Count introduction and credit information
1979 The Topological False Count 1
Karl Fulves, Dai Vernon Automatic Second & Third Deal top card has hole
Related to 1979 The Topological False Count 2
Karl Fulves Automatic Jacks two jacks placed on top, two hands dealt and performer receives jacks, repeat, using card with hole
1979 The Topological False Count 3
Karl Fulves Impossible False Counts on count problems that have no good solution
1979 The Topological False Count 4
Karl Fulves The Contact Count using card with cut-out section in center of one side
1979 The Topological False Count 5
Karl Fulves One-Hand Second from Top Palm top card has corner missing
1979 The Topological False Count 5
Karl Fulves The Faro Box Effect with card changing back color
1979 The Topological False Count 7
Karl Fulves Contact Colors 2&2, with card with cut-out section
1979 The Topological False Count 7
Karl Fulves Scam On Rye two black card between two reds, after a count it is two reds between two blacks, using extra card with cut-out section
1979 The Topological False Count 8
Karl Fulves Contact Spread using a card with hole, rough-smooth substitute
1979 The Topological False Count 10
Karl Fulves Four Card Catch catching two cards between 2 sandwich cards
Inspired by 1979 The Topological False Count 11
Karl Fulves Contact 5-as-4 using card with hole
1979 The Topological False Count 12
Karl Fulves Contact 5-as-5 using card with hole
1979 The Topological False Count 12
Karl Fulves Contact Double using card with hole
1979 The Topological False Count 13
Karl Fulves Continuous Count count with two cards taped together at one side
1979 The Topological False Count 13
Karl Fulves Contacting The Spirits top card on small packet floats up, using card with hole in center
Inspired byRelated to 1979 The Topological False Count 14
Karl Fulves The Hole Card Routine small packet blackjack sequence, at one point spectator gets "hole card" with actual hole
  • The Cheat Phase
  • The Finish
  • You Want Footnotes?
1979 The Topological False Count 15
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control
Karl Fulves The St. Regis Sleight card selected from incomplete riffle shuffle, color forced
Variations 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control
Karl Fulves The St. Regis Sleight Variation card selected from tabled incomplete faro, color forced
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 1
Karl Fulves Forcing from Half-Forcing Deck also from half Monte Cristo
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 2
Karl Fulves St. Regis Sleight II half stack used to key position of selection made from incomplete riffle shuffled deck
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 2
Karl Fulves The Double Selection divided deck and cards selected from incomplete riffle shuffle position, one-way suggestion
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 3
Karl Fulves Riffle Placement key at twenty-six, two selections made from incomplete riffle shuffle position, end up twenty-six apart, coincidence when dealt from two piles simultaneously - both selections at same position
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 4
Karl Fulves Visible Strip-Out handling for "Riffle Placement"
Related to 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 6
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control card selected from incomplete riffle shuffle controlled to twenty-six from top
Related to 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 7
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known position, preserves divided deck
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 11
Karl Fulves Mathematical Triumph using Riffle Shuffle Control
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 13
Bruce Cervon, Karl Fulves R/S Plus P/S Riffle Shuffle Control plus Perfect Speller, placement of card
Related to 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 18
Karl Fulves Speller Note brief note on Cervon's "Perfect Speller"
Related to 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 20
Karl Fulves R/S Plus One-Way Riffle Shuffle Control variation that sorts one-way in front of audience
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 20
Karl Fulves Impromptu Poker Deal deck set up for poker deal during location via Riffle Shuffle Control
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 21
Karl Fulves Bibliography on the Riffle Shuffle Control
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 23
Karl Fulves Impromptu Opener on performing impromptu with a borrowed deck
1979 Impromptu Opener 1
Karl Fulves Stopped Twice two prediction cards placed in deck during dealing by spectator end up next to their mates, "Gemini Twins"
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1979 Impromptu Opener 2
Karl Fulves, Herb Runge Gemini Twins Placement
Related toAlso published here 1979 Impromptu Opener 2
Reinhard Müller, Karl Fulves, Harvey Rosenthal 3-Card Catch
1979 Impromptu Opener 3
Karl Fulves Cricket card apparently sandwiched with the two sandwich cards as they are quickly slid through tabled deck
VariationsAlso published here 1979 Impromptu Opener 6
Karl Fulves Introduction Slydini's influence on close-up magic
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 1
Karl Fulves Close-Up Miracles chapter intro
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 5
Karl Fulves Slydini On Rope Magic chapter intro
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 15
Karl Fulves Cards In Close-Up
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 25
Karl Fulves More Slydini Coin Classics chapter intro
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 42
Karl Fulves The Coin Clip chapter intro
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 51
Karl Fulves Slydini's Silk Knots chapter intro
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 56
Karl Fulves Slydini's Linking Rings chapter intro
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 82
Karl Fulves Addenda
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 101
Looy Simonoff Looy's Sooperman one-man floatation behind cloth
Inspired by 1979 Close-up Entertainer 115
Derek Dingle, Karl Fulves