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Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
S. W. Erdnase II. To Retain the Complete Stock
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 45
Charles T. Jordan The Impenetrable Stop Trick performer tells spectator to stop when before he deals selection
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 25
Theodore Annemann Count Your Card! spectator stops dealing, uses this value to count down twice, third time selection shows up
Related toVariations 1931 The Book Without A Name 17
Victor Farelli The "Left-About" Change snap-over change presentation
Variations 1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 72
Orville Wayne Meyer The Finders basic sandwich effect with two duplicates
Variations 1934 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 2) 6
Theodore Annemann An Alternate Detection alternating one-way backs
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 11
Unknown Replacing Palmed Cards 1. Using a Table
2. Without a Table
3. Replacing Cards on the Bottom of the Deck
4. Adding a Single Card as in the Color Change
5. To Replace a Large Packet of Cards
6. Another Method
7. Placing Cards from Right Palm to the Bottom of the Deck
8. Another Method
Related to 1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 87
Rolland Hamblen A Trick Without a Clue selection and number of counted cards are divined, set-up
Related toVariations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 193
Dai Vernon Super Count Down thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up
Related toVariations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 208
Unknown A Prearranged Pack of Cards that can be Shuffled long-short deck with pairs that fit together via Si Stebbins system
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Unknown Think of a Card a selection travels next to another thought-of card, svengali deck
Variations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 250
C. O. Williams The Card from the Pocket card at thought of position is remembered and found, lazy man
Related toVariations 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 342
Sam Leo Horowitz The Mystery of the Penthouse four distributed Jacks come together with one cut
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 145
Stanley Collins Contingency Correction as an out for the classic force
Related toVariations 1938 Greater Magic 193
Frank Lane A Poker Deal performer draws four cards which are the Aces, deck flop
Related toVariations 1938 Greater Magic 297
Laurie Ireland A Gambling Expose Aces controlled while shuffling, then fake center deal
Related toVariations 1938 Lessons in Dishonesty 9
Unknown The "Spring" Force forcing second card
Related to 1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 36
Gerald Kosky An Easy Bottom Deal stud off the back
Variations 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 15
Unknown The Spread Cull on "other side" of spread
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 129
Jack McMillen Mind Mirror one suit on top
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 223
Charlie Miller The Danbury Deliver fingertip peek
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 307
Charlie Miller The Dunbury Delusion
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 319
Kent Arthur Eerie Cards using eight cards, card finally spelled to
Related toVariations 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 101) 615
Bert Allerton Aces Up Aces placed in middle jump to top and bottom
Variations 1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 34
Edward Marlo One Hand Control Aces are lost with charlier cuts and found using one hand only, two crimps
VariationsAlso published here 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 78) 318
Herb Runge Time Will Tell cards laid around a watch, hour and card is selected, card vanishes and appears in pocket
Variations 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 85) 346
Unknown The Switch at Draw Poker on table, similar to Vernon Transfer Move
Related toVariations 1946 Card Control 104
Arthur H. Buckley Birds of a Feather Experiment No. 10
Variations 1946 Card Control 160
Unknown A Poker Player's Picnic no-touch, little bit of dealing involved
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 16
Unknown The Twenty-Sixth Card remote key
Variations 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 73
Paul LePaul Deceptive Perception five red backed cards and one blue backed card change into five blue backed cards and one red backed card
Related toVariations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 135
Cliff Green Magic in Your Own Hands No. 29, spectator names a number between five and ten, card of that value produced and selection found at that number
Related toVariations 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 53
Cy Keller You Do As Cy Do both cards at same position
Variations 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 234) 935
Bill Simon Business Card Prophecy Move
Related toVariations 1952 Effective Card Magic 34
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Stacking while cards are counted, they are set via bottom deal
Variations 1953 The Cardician 33
Edward Marlo, Bob Hummer Cardician's Dream counting procedure with value of thought of card, etc, see page 196 for credits
Related toVariations 1953 The Cardician 130
Edward Marlo Dribble Stop Effect
Variations 1957 Side Steal 53
Edward Marlo The Card Transfer for application ideas see also page 37
Variations 1957 The Tabled Palm 34
Dai Vernon Emotional Reaction key card
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 7
Edward Marlo The No Touch Theory three methods
Related toVariations 1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 124
Edward Marlo Marlo's Strike Unit Control
Variations 1959 Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 129
Edward Marlo Top Block Transfer (and Strip Out Shuffle)
Variations 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 30
Dai Vernon Twisting the Aces original version
Related toVariations 1960 More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 5
Dai Vernon The Card Puzzle picture cards and aces assemble - kind of, for credit information see Marlo & Higham references
Related to 1961 Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 54
Edward Marlo Unloading Switches tabled, three methods, switched-out cards are instantly unloaded on deck, see also note D. on page 65
Variations 1961 Card Switches 38
Unknown Natural Air Pocket Principle squared deck is often cut at the same spot because of natural air pockets
Related to 1962 Estimation 31
Edward Marlo Color Eliminator color reflects on back of other card or nail polish on fingertip
Related to 1962 Estimation 35
Carmen D'Amico Face Up Finder card tossed in deck with force (no riffling), bottom slip force
Related to 1962 Estimation 73
Herb Zarrow Revolving Aces four times Christ Force
Related toVariations 1962 Close-up Card Magic 98
Edward Marlo Bluff Shift to the Bottom or at Any Number from the Bottom Tilt directly to bottom
Variations 1962 Tilt! 5
Edward Marlo Bluff Ace Cutting packets assembled one by one and top cards tabled, bluff
Inspired byRelated to 1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 46
Edward Marlo The Simplex Strip Out
Variations 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 1 Patented False Shuffle) 9
Edward Marlo Perfect False Riffle Shuffle
Related toVariations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 3
Edward Marlo Quadruple Undercut
Variations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 4
Edward Marlo Marlo Top Change No. 2
Related toVariations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 35
Edward Marlo Unexpected Prediction
Related toVariations 1968 Expert Card Conjuring 88
Father Cyprian Faro Flush after shuffling, performer gets Royal Flush
Variations 1968 Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Edward Marlo Marlo's "Collectors" inspired by Roy Walton
Variations 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 47
Edward Marlo Alternatives for the "Collectors" five methods
Variations 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 49
Karl Fulves Even Money Proposition spectator is given pairs of red and black cards, he guesses all colors correctly, see p. 289 for reference, p. 292 for comments by George McLean & George Blake
Related toVariationsAlso published here May 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 7) 257
Jack Posetary Last Aces black Aces in case, selection travels into the sandwich, double facer, see also p. 283 & 289 for reference, p. 306 for presentation by Murry Graham
Related toVariations Sep. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 279
Edward Marlo Putting in the Step five handlings
Inspired byVariations 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 10
Edward Marlo Casino Countdown with or without faro
Related to 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 112
Edward Marlo, Alex Elmsley signed card in ---- two methods
Related toVariations 1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 142
Edward Marlo Skinning The Cat loading of case from Tenkai Palm, inspired by Ross Bertram's "The Pay Off" (Gen 21/7), see page 169 (of Tannen's Reprint) for correction
Related toVariations 1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 185
Edward Marlo Who's Hockley inspired by John Derris' "Hockley's Prediction", two methods (biddle type stop force)
Related toVariations 1970 Hierophant (Issue 4) 205
Roy Walton Back Into Time similar to "Time Machine", see also p. 388
Related toVariations Sep. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 363
Edward Marlo Visual Retention Change
  • Technique of the Visual Retention Change
  • The Visual Change
  • The Multiple Visual Retention Change
Related toVariations 1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 239
Edward Marlo, Carmen D'Amico Pressed Between signed card pressed from top to center between sandwich cards
Related toVariations 1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 33
Peter Kane Jazz Aces
VariationsAlso published here 1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 8
Frank Garcia Affas-Gaffas False Cut
Related to 1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 97
David Solomon, Steve Draun S-D Location two phase location
Related toVariations 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 65
Karl Fulves Stop When Ready as cards are dealt
Related to 1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 53
Karl Fulves Challenge Ace Cutting spectator shuffles cards
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 46
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
Jerry K. Hartman One Good Turn Aces placed between the Jokers will reverse itself
Inspired byVariations 1973 Means & Ends 20
Jerry K. Hartman Hope For The Best Spectator thinks of highest card in the hand, then magician deals four of a kind
Related to 1973 Means & Ends 80
Paul Swinford Fifty-Fifty Aces either assembly or elevator routine depending on which aces spectator chooses (jukebox)
Related to 1974 Card Cavalcade II 61
Karl Fulves Jacks Be Nimble card on top of sandwich cards, trio pushed through deck (plunger), card now sandwiched, two methods
Related toVariations 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 3 161
Karl Fulves Eye Witness two red Fours together in deck, spectator remembers card above pair, another card below pair, they name the same card which is then shown not to be in deck, then appears sandwiched between Fours
Inspired byVariations 1975 Methods with Cards — Part 3 165
Paul Rosini Card at a Number deck is shuffled and covered with handkerchief, spectator names a number from ten to twenty, performer is able to divine which card is at that position
Variations 1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 211
Jerry K. Hartman Snap Twist Reverse Secret reversal of packet during an all-round square up
Related to 1975 Card Fare 15
Edward Marlo K.M. Move - with Reverse Fingering Action Move and Variations
  • Single Card Exchanges
  • Double Card Exchanges
  • Exchanging Two of Four (three procedures)
  • Exchanging Three of Four (two procedures)
  • Exchanging Four for Four
Related toVariations 1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 39
Edward Marlo For the Fingertip Peek Applying Secret Incomplete Faro Condition
Variations 1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 298
Jerry Andrus Panoramic Shift
Related to 1976 Andrus Card Control 34
Larry Jennings Impossible Countdown counting from one card to the next
Related toVariations 1977 Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 48
Joseph K. Schmidt How to Deal a Royal Flush one card is controlled during the repeat-dealing of five poker-hand and appears in a Royal Flush
Related toAlso published here 1977 The Magic Book 175
Allan Ackerman Quick Coincidence
Variations 1978 Here's My Card 62
Stephen Clark Advent sandwiched card transposes with tabled card, only four cards used
Variations 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1159
John F. Mendoza On The Elevator two handlings, with climax (either faces or backs transform)
Variations 1978 The Book of John 49
Edward Marlo Marlo's Covered Deck Switch
Related toVariations 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 113
Earl Nelson Between Your Points of Departure Aces between spectator's palm, selection added, it vanishes and reappears reversed in deck
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1979 Variations 7
Edward Marlo Control Throw-Offs in foreword, magician thinks he follows control of card
  • First Approach
  • Second Approach
  • Third Approach (with riffle shuffle)
VariationsAlso published here 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4
Edward Marlo Slip Cut Removal in foreword, card changes place with card sandwiched in centre of deck, slip cut under side-jog
Variations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4
Art Altman The Art Altman Technique double undercut palm
Variations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 72
Edward Marlo Interlaced Transposition three cards from between Aces to Kings
Variations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 119
Edward Marlo Secret Slip Cut Transposition card sandwiched in center with top card
Variations 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 234
Edward Marlo The Key Move - Red and Black Packet Switch with cover cards
Related to 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 272
Edward Marlo The Marnase Change and Vanish
  • As a Vanish
  • As a Change
Variations 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 23
Edward Marlo Swivel-Cull
Related to 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 31
Edward Marlo Control Fake-Outs - Jog Shuffle Fake-Out puzzle magicians that follow the control, two methods
Related to 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 38
Daryl Martinez Convincing Tilt
VariationsAlso published here 1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 39
U. F. Grant Grant's Hummer Trick some cards in hand and some in pocket, amount of both is divined
Related to 1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 29
Bobby Bernard Tabled Bluff Pass picking up selection from table
Related toVariations May 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 5) 491
David Solomon Swindle Speller Ace of Spades is spelled to and locates thought-of card (thought of at mental number)
Inspired by
  • "Psi-Chic Spell" (Sticks & Stones #7)
Variations
1981 The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 69
Philip T. Goldstein A Fine Mesh two selections between three jokers vanish, then a joker finds the selections in deck on either side, red/blue double backer
Related toAlso published here 1981 Quasimodo / A Fine Mesh 1
Joe Dignam CoUnTerfeit three packets false cut
Variations 1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Derek Dingle Four Poker Triumph combined with Triumph
Related toVariations 1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 144
Jon Racherbaumer Longitudinal Side-Steal Replacements including longitudinal center steal
Variations 1982 Card Finesse 65
Paul Harris The Biological Shuffle two phases
Related toAlso published here 1982 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 2) 9
Peter Duffie Arc de Triumph without false shuffle
Variations 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 15) 279
Justin Higham E.Z.4.U. coin vanish
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 18) 337
Justin Higham E.Z.2. three Sevens between Kings vanish and appear face up in deck, fourth Seven was previously selected
Variations 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 18) 339
Tim Gan Wow four Aces, Ace with same suit turns over, when repeated, Ace turns into selection
Variations 1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 18) 350
Edward Marlo Nouveau 21-Card-Trick
  • The Work
  • Third Phase
  • Fourth Phase
  • Fifth Phase
  • Sixth Phase (Gag)
  • Blow-Off Phase I
  • Blow-Off Phase II
Related toVariations 1983 Marlo without Tears 146
Edward Marlo A Subtile Triumph not bad
Variations 1983 Marlo without Tears 211
Edward Marlo The End Tap Pass cards are tapped on the table
Variations 1983 Marlo without Tears 260
Edward Marlo Switchout Sidelights
Related to 1983 Marlo without Tears 286
Edward Marlo Face-up Poker Deals cards are dealt face up, face-up bottom deals, discrepancy
Variations 1983 Marlo without Tears 316
Michael Skinner Up The Ladder Aces Aces shoot out during tabled cutting sequence one by one
Variations 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 16) 147
Steve Draun The Graveyard Shift Midnight Shift
VariationsAlso published here 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra) 157
Edward Marlo Packet Vanishing Aces four Aces placed on four piles vanish
Variations 1983 Marlo's Plus Package 79
Edward Marlo Buffalo'd Vanish and Collection three selections vanish from between Kings to reappear between Aces, followed by
  • Dave Solomon's Suggestion
  • Marlo's Inverse Proof Approach
Related toVariations 1983 The Card Puzzle 22
Paul Harris The Immaculate Connection
  • The First Link
  • Fine Points of First Link
  • The Blow-Through Penetration
  • Fine Points of Blow Through Penetration
  • The Table Link
  • Fine Points of Table Link
  • The Tear
Related toVariations 1983 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 1
David Britland Jackrobats with extra card, first packet then in the deck
Inspired by
  • "Acrobatic Cards" (Verne Chesbro, Larry West, Tricks You Can Count On, p. 20)
VariationsAlso published here
1983 Deckade 14
Justin Higham, Stephen Tucker, Pascal Monmoine Pandemonium
  • growing Deck gag (Higham)
  • trouser pocket as servante (Higham)
  • card revelation gag with two spectators selecting the same card (Tucker)
  • five coins travel from hand to hand and then change into one coin (Tucker)
  • Cutting the Aces, Bilis/ Marlo variation idea (Monmoine)
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 22) 420
Reinhard Müller Magical Mysteries! idea and variation for Interflight and E.Z.2.
Inspired byVariations 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 22) 428
Justin Higham Or......
Inspired by 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 7
Ian Land Interlaced with a Strange Ease cards end up reversed in middle
Inspired by 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 32
Justin Higham E.Z.2. Variation in a letter
Inspired by 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 25) 479
Justin Higham Ghost Room
Inspired byVariations 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 28) 550
Justin Higham Hello calculator reveals word hello, which is also found on Joker
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 29) 562
Justin Higham On Patrol
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 30) 587
Justin Higham Pendulum chinese coin on pen
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 31) 598
Reinhard Müller Reinhard Müller Comments on Ghost Room and Psycho Cut
Inspired by 1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 32) 523
Edward Marlo Olram's Tent Switch starting with cards palmed or sleeved or at the body
Related to 1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 184
Art Altman Flip Flourish Discovery two cards produced
VariationsAlso published here 1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 199
Karl Fulves The Restacking Problem players leave or arrive after deck is already stacked, several solutions:
  • 4 Hands to 3
  • 5 Hands to 4
  • 5 Hands to 3
  • 3 Hands to 5
  • Mind Games (including finding some thought of cards (blindfold poker deal))
Related toVariations 1984 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Three 192
Justin Higham Som-Ace-Sault two Aces are turned face up, all turn face up, as finale Aces turn all over in deck
Inspired byVariations Dec. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 12) 1006
Justin Higham More than a Key comb penetrates bill
1984 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 33) 641
Justin Higham Litmus Aces
Sep. 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 1114
Brother John Hamman Signed Transversal Triplet two sandwiched cards transpose, then two selection in one, four Kings in other pile
Variations 1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 293
Randy Tanner The Covered Switch jinx switch dynamics
Related to 1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 371
Randy Wakeman The Spectator Cuts to and Turns Over the Aces basically the same as Ackerman's version
Related toVariations 1985 Formula One Close-Up 41
Ian Land Five Knuckle Shuffles Ace to Four turn over one by one, and every time the reversed card is put on the table, the last card transforms into the selection
Variations May 1985 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 10) 1290
Alvin C. Thompson Thompson Turnover "Al Thompson" = Alvin?
alternative to air pressure turnover, right little finger under card
Related to 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 27
Justin Higham A Case for the Mystery Card without switch at the end
Inspired byVariations Sep. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 1) 3
Justin Higham Interl(Ace)d King Transposition three selections between Aces, Kings in other hand, Aces and Kings transpose
Variations Sep. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 1) 5
Stephen Tucker Linkard stapled gaff to get into linking card routine
Inspired byRelated to Sep. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 1) 9
Justin Higham Higham's Hyperbole
Sep. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 1) 9
Justin Higham One Good Turn Deserves Another Aces turn over one by one between two Jokers, Bizarre Twist as second phase
Inspired by Nov. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 2) 12
Justin Higham Linkard 2 getting into linking card routine
Inspired byRelated to Nov. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 2) 16
Justin Higham Aceven Aces on table, selection chosen and lost, Ace of matching suit found, other Aces put face up in deck, remaining Ace changes into selection and its mates are now face up in center of deck
Nov. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 2) 18
Justin Higham Higham's Hyperbole
Nov. 1985 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 2) 19
Justin Higham Foreword
1985 All Hands on Deck! 2
Justin Higham High-am Rise
Inspired by 1985 All Hands on Deck! 3
Justin Higham One by One, Ascanio Style last card changes
Inspired by 1985 All Hands on Deck! 4
Justin Higham The L.A.P. Side Steal
Variations 1985 All Hands on Deck! 6
Justin Higham E.Z.2. Third Version three Sevens between Kings vanish and appear face up in deck, fourth Seven was previously selected
Inspired by 1985 All Hands on Deck! 7
Justin Higham The Carnivor-Ace Aces
Inspired byRelated to 1985 All Hands on Deck! 8
Justin Higham Revolving Aces Lead In losing the Aces before Zarrow's routine
Inspired by 1985 All Hands on Deck! 9
Justin Higham The Bold Assembly
1985 All Hands on Deck! 10
Justin Higham Paddling in the Oil and Water 4&4
1985 All Hands on Deck! 12
Justin Higham Kard Kontrols 3 and 4
  • Method Three (right-hand half pushed under selection with hands raised, pop-up move dynamic)
  • Method Four (different grip)
Inspired by
  • Kard Kontrol 1 & 2, Tony Kardyro's Kard Konjuring, p. 4
1985 All Hands on Deck! 12
Justin Higham No Force Impossible Countdown counting from one card to the next
Inspired by 1985 All Hands on Deck! 14
Justin Higham The Crandall Assembly using Crandall's High Pressure Mexican Turnover
Inspired by
  • "Elmsley Count Assembly" (Justin Higham, Abracadabra No. 2023)
1985 All Hands on Deck! 15
Larry Jennings Prefiguration impromptu
Related toVariations 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 156
Larry Jennings Dice-O-Matic number is arrived at with dice
Variations 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 211
Jay Sankey Collect Me Not collector cards vanish, leaving selections
Related to 1986 Sankey Panky 87
Edward Marlo Spread Pass Addition with variations
  • Delayed Addition
  • Off The Face Switch)
Related toVariations 1986 Thirty Five Years Later 20
Edward Marlo Packet Switch riffle shuffle position
Related to 1986 Thirty Five Years Later 33
Edward Marlo Spring Dribble Pass Drop Cover
Related toVariations 1986 Thirty Five Years Later 55
Justin Higham Streamlined Interl(Ace)d King Transposition three selections between Aces, Kings in other hand, Aces and Kings transpose
Inspired by Jan. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 3) 24
Justin Higham Buffalo'd Interl(Ace)d King Transposition three selections between Aces, Kings in other hand, Aces and Kings transpose
Inspired byRelated to Jan. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 3) 24
Justin Higham Jacks Be Quick card on top of sandwich cards, trio pushed through deck (plunger), card now sandwiched
Inspired byRelated to Jan. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 3) 27
Justin Higham Higham's Hyperbole credit information on Vernon Card Puzzle
Related to Jan. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 3) 30
Justin Higham Inter-Transpo
Mar. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 4) 35
Justin Higham Interlaced Interlude three selections placed between Aces, they travel to between Kings, then only selections remain and three of the Kings are between the Aces, fourth King in deck
Related toVariations Mar. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 4) 36
Justin Higham Highams's Hyperbole
Mar. 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 4) 38
Justin Higham One-at-a-Time Aces four indifferent cards dealt on table, replaced on deck and dealt again, now one is an Ace, repeated three more times until all are Aces, three methods
Variations May 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 5) 40
Justin Higham Trump Triumph without false shuffle
Inspired by May 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 5) 43
Justin Higham Higham's Hyperbole
May 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 5) 45
Justin Higham One-at-a-Time Aces Plus Climax adding a transformation climax
Inspired by May 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 5) 46
Justin Higham The Finger Print Card Trick Revisited
Inspired by
  • "The Finger Print Card Trick" (Paul Swinford, The Linking Ring, Vol. 54 No. 10)
  • "The Thumb Print Card Trick" (Ed Marlo, The Linking Ring, Vol. 55 No. 2)
July 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 6) 49
Justin Higham Two F(Ace)d Twist with Ace through Four, transformation kicker to Aces, one Ace travels to deck, two methods
July 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 6) 50
Justin Higham Second Advent sandwiched card transposes with tabled card, only four cards used
Inspired by July 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 6) 53
Justin Higham Higham's Hyperbole
July 1986 The Card Man-uscript (Issue 6) 54
Justin Higham Inside Out I
Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 1
Edward Marlo The Deo-Ace Trick Updated four Aces are placed on four Twos on table so that suits match, Ace with same suit as selection transforms into selection, two methods
Inspired byVariations Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 2
Justin Higham Another Deo-Ace Trick four Aces are placed on four Twos on table so that suits match, Ace with same suit as selection transforms into selection, two methods
Inspired by Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 6
Justin Higham Wrist Turn Slip Switch witching one card from a group, top card of packet slipped onto deck
Inspired by
  • "Slip Switch" (Ed Marlo, The Linking Ring, Sep. 1959)
Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 6
Justin Higham Streamlined Overcomer Ace to Four of Diamonds shown and one named, that card travels from one half into the other next to predicted card
Inspired by
  • "Overcomer" (Stewart James, The New Tops, Jan. 1964)
Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 10
Edward Marlo, Justin Higham The Harlam Ace Vanish four Aces placed on four piles vanish, lapping
Inspired by Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 14
Justin Higham End Notes
Nov. 1986 Inside Out (Issue 1) 20
Dai Vernon The Rising Sun clean phase, one-handed Tenkai Switch
Related to 1987 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 164
Justin Higham One By One half dollars change to pennies, half dollars travel under playing card
Sep. 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 1402
Justin Higham Super Swindle Speller card remembered at thought-of position, Ace of Spades is spelled to and locates that card, two versions
Inspired by 1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 7
Justin Higham Veneri Turn Variation bluff method for "card at any number"
1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 7
Justin Higham Spellativity bottom card of deck shown, that card spelled from back and shows up at that position
1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 8
William P. Miesel A Card Trick With Coins coin put on top of tabled deck, coin vanishes from there and appears next to selection
Inspired by
  • "A Coin Trick With Cards" (Justin Higham, Best of British)
1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 9
Justin Higham Jacks Be Quick card on top of sandwich cards, trio pushed through deck (plunger), card now sandwiched
  • Second Method
Inspired byRelated to 1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 11
Philip T. Goldstein Public Image cards are sandwiched between two double-blank cards one by one and become blank as well, then whole deck becomes blank
Inspired by
  • "The Image Takers" (Justin Higham, Precursor XIV, Jan. 1987)
Related toVariations
1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 13
Justin Higham Signed Transpo in Triplicate two sandwiched cards transpose, then two selection in one, four Kings in other pile
Inspired by 1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 16
Justin Higham Two Colour Transpo in Triplicate odd-backed sandwich cards, two sandwiched cards transpose, then two selection in one, four Kings in other pile
Inspired by 1987 Inside Out (Issue 2) 18
Justin Higham Inside Out III
Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 1
Edward Marlo Reworked Interlaced Interlude three selections placed between Aces, they travel to between Kings, then only selections remain and three of the Kings are between the Aces, fourth King in deck
Inspired byVariations Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 2
Justin Higham Counter-Revelation a Ten turns face up in spread and is used to count to selection
Related to Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 9
Justin Higham Royal Somersault two Aces are turned face up, all turn face up, repeated, all change to Queens
Inspired by Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 15
Justin Higham Double Action Ascanio Spread
Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 16
Jerry K. Hartman Mio-Deo four Aces are placed on four Twos on table so that suits match, Ace with same suit as selection transforms into selection
Inspired byVariations Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 17
Justin Higham Impossible Spelldown after spelling a few consecutive cards that are not the selection, the selection shows up, see "Inside Out IV" for credit information
Inspired byRelated to Oct. 1987 Inside Out (Issue 3) 19
Bob Farmer High Card Force five spectators remove cards from portions of the deck, then another spectator the highest one of those, card is forced
VariationsAlso published here 1987/1988 Tsunami 17
Justin Higham What's eating you?
Variations Feb. 1988 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 2) 1463
Edward Marlo Single False Cuts four methods, single cuts
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 110
Edward Marlo Streamlined Overhand Cull and Stack two methods
Variations 1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 128
Edward Marlo Undiscovered Possibilities - 1st Effect stripper deck, missing card is named, memorized stack
Related to 1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 182
Unknown Gambler's Hold Out Position rest position with classic palmed cards
Variations 1988 The Cardwright 102
Edward Marlo The Mental Topper spectator counts to value of thought-of card, card located, optionally matching values found, faro, variations
VariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Apr. 1966
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 216
Justin Higham Inside Out IV
Related to Apr. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 4) 1
Justin Higham Revised Interlaced Interlude three selections placed between Aces, they travel to between Kings, then only selections remain and three of the Kings are between the Aces, fourth King in deck
Inspired by Apr. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 4) 2
Justin Higham Numerical Miracle Ace to Four Clubs are placed on four Kings on table, Club on Kings with same suit as selection changes into selection
Inspired byVariations Apr. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 4) 9
Edward Marlo Undercover Tabled Steal second cards from tabled deck stolen into Tenkai or Longitudinal Palm, two methods, see also p. 1 for credit information
Related to Apr. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 4) 11
Justin Higham Extended Image Takers some cards get blank, then whole deck as well
Inspired by Apr. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 4) 16
Justin Higham Inside Out V
Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 1
Kevin Reay Logical Sandwich Switch card removed from center with sandwich cards, then switched
Related toVariations Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 2
Kevin Reay No-Touch Transposition two selections lost, red Aces pocketed, Aces appear on deck and selections in pocket
Related toVariations Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 2
Justin Higham A Case Of Déjà Vu using case
  • First Version
  • Second Version (odd-backed)
Inspired by Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 6
Justin Higham Unexpected Ending Seven of Hearts put between Aces, it vanishes and travels back to deck, repeat, then Aces change to Sevens
Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 8
Justin Higham Illogical Downs Change side-jogged double is back-to-back
Variations Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 8
Justin Higham Flip Flourish Triumph
Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 14
Justin Higham Center Cut Flip Flourish for one card
Inspired by Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 14
Justin Higham Packet Vanish - Pocket Reproduction Aces put in pocket, Kings are in the hands, Aces removed and put between Kings one by one where they vanish, Aces change to Kings as climax and Kings are in pocket
Variations Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 17
Justin Higham Don't Count On It counting multiple values to get to selected card, with dunbury illusion, two methods
Inspired by Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 18
Justin Higham Modified Longitudinal Side Steal
Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 19
Justin Higham Longitudinal Block Steal from center
Nov. 1988 Inside Out (Issue 5) 20
Justin Higham Foreword
1988 Utility Card Sleights 2
Justin Higham Longitudinal Side Steal Palm
Inspired by 1988 Utility Card Sleights 3
Justin Higham Longitudinal Top Palm
1988 Utility Card Sleights 3
Justin Higham Multiple Longitudinal Top Palm
1988 Utility Card Sleights 3
Justin Higham Covered Longitudinal Top Palm
Related to 1988 Utility Card Sleights 4
Justin Higham Longitudinal Palm Replacement
1988 Utility Card Sleights 4
Justin Higham Visual Transformation top card turned face up, it changes and can be taken off singly
1988 Utility Card Sleights 4
Justin Higham Longitudinal Center Steal with block
Related to 1988 Utility Card Sleights 5
Justin Higham Covered Longitudinal Center Steal with block
Variations 1988 Utility Card Sleights 5
Justin Higham Palm Pivot False Cut straight cut from hand to table, bottom half taken
1988 Utility Card Sleights 5
Justin Higham Palm Pivot Slip Cut straight cut from hand to table, bottom half taken
1988 Utility Card Sleights 5
Justin Higham Palm Pivot Center Deal
1988 Utility Card Sleights 8
Justin Higham Upraised Aces Aces cut in center, dealt from there
Inspired by
  • Slip Cut article by Ed Marlo, The Gen, June 1957
Related to
1988 Utility Card Sleights 8
Justin Higham Multiple Left Hand Top Palm Loewy/Hugard type
1988 Utility Card Sleights 8
Justin Higham Covered Left Hand Top Palm Loewy/Hugard type under cover card
1988 Utility Card Sleights 9
Justin Higham Left Hand Center Steal, Covered Left Hand Center Steal
1988 Utility Card Sleights 9
Justin Higham Automatic Side Steal
1988 Utility Card Sleights 9
Justin Higham One-Hand Palm Replacement
Related to 1988 Utility Card Sleights 10
Justin Higham One-Hand Switch one hand in Tenkai Palm for another
Related toVariations 1988 Utility Card Sleights 10
Justin Higham One-Hand Elevator
1988 Utility Card Sleights 10
Justin Higham One-Hand Blackjack Switch switching one of two cards
Inspired by 1988 Utility Card Sleights 12
Justin Higham Dribble Shift
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1988 Utility Card Sleights 12
Justin Higham One-Hand Peek
Variations 1988 Utility Card Sleights 13
Justin Higham One-Hand Svengali Peek cards in secret incomplete faro condition
Inspired by 1988 Utility Card Sleights 13
Justin Higham False Shuffle Side-Faro False Shuffle
Also published here 1988 Utility Card Sleights 14
Justin Higham Anytime Triumph in the hands
1988 Utility Card Sleights 16
Justin Higham Another Anytime Triumph in the hands
1988 Utility Card Sleights 16
Justin Higham Covered Block Transfer
Variations 1988 Utility Card Sleights 17
Justin Higham Covered Riffle Stack
1988 Utility Card Sleights 17
Justin Higham Multiple Cover Block Transfer
Variations 1988 Utility Card Sleights 17
Justin Higham Bottom Slip Cut
1988 Utility Card Sleights 18
Justin Higham Propelling the Aces Aces shoot out during tabled cutting sequence one by one
Inspired by 1988 Utility Card Sleights 18
Justin Higham Faceup Open Double Deal
Inspired by
  • "Easy Open Double Deal" (Ed Marlo, Linking Ring, Sep. 1963)
1988 Utility Card Sleights 19
Justin Higham Uncanny Vanish card vanishes from among top few cards of deck
1988 Utility Card Sleights 19
Justin Higham Surprise Filling visual
Variations July 1989 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 7) 1661
Jerry Sadowitz Pre-determined Estimation using five-card-packet, the spectator cuts only in two possible places, following three routines are using it
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1989 Cards on the Table 84
Brother John Hamman Spectator Outdeals Magician... Almost
Related to 1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 175
Edward Marlo 4 X Cards to 4 Aces cards turned over in spread using a switch
Variations 1989 So Soon? 29
Edward Marlo Breaking the Rule spelling to the four Aces, last one turns over
Variations 1989 So Soon? 44
Justin Higham Inside Out VI
May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 1
Justin Higham The Bold Sandwich Switch
Inspired by May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 4
Justin Higham Nice-Touch Transposition two Aces transpose with two selections
Inspired by May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 4
Justin Higham Shuffled Deck Finale faro, without rollover phase, whole deck in order at the end, see also page 1
May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 7
Justin Higham One Hand Peek Control
Inspired by May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 11
Justin Higham Fingertip Peek Force with step
Inspired by May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 11
Justin Higham Spectator Peek Location with pre-set break and distance from break is counted
Related to May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 11
Justin Higham Pseudo Ace Transposition repeat transposition of Aces with indifferent cards
May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 13
Justin Higham Bottom Deal Switchouts Ace layout context
  • First Version
  • Second Version
  • Third Version
May 1989 Inside Out (Issue 6) 20
Justin Higham Inside Out VII
Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 1
Justin Higham Mistaken Identity Joker stabbed in deck, spectator remembers card above Joker, another card below it, they name the same card which is then shown to be reversed in deck between two Jokers
Inspired by Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 3
Edward Marlo Visual Filling red Aces vanish from face of deck, appears in deck sandwiching black Aces, three methods
Inspired by Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 4
Justin Higham Another Filling red Aces vanish from face of deck, appears in deck sandwiching black Aces, four methods
Inspired byVariations Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 15
Justin Higham Repeat Sandwich Transpo card travels from one sandwich to another twice
Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 18
Justin Higham Retention of Vision Bottom Change using one-handed bottom deal, also face-up
Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 19
Justin Higham Sandwich Case black Aces in case, selection travels into the sandwich
Inspired by Oct. 1989 Inside Out (Issue 7) 20
Justin Higham Foreword
1989 West End Card Session 2
Justin Higham Prelude four Kings produced, they change to Aces, then some random cards change back to Kings
1989 West End Card Session 3
Justin Higham Finessed Unloading Move
1989 West End Card Session 3
Justin Higham Packet Vanish - Pocket Reproduction II Aces put in pocket, Kings are in the hands, Aces removed and put between Kings one by one where they vanish, Aces change to Kings as climax and Kings are in pocket
Inspired byVariations 1989 West End Card Session 5
Justin Higham Four in a Row Ace of Hearts passes along row of black spot cards which change to Aces
1989 West End Card Session 7
Justin Higham Routined Illusion spectator stabs Joker in deck, two cards above and below are the Queens, Queens lost, four random cards find Joker again and change back to Queens
Inspired by 1989 West End Card Session 9
Justin Higham Bold Reversal right-hand packet turned over onto deck as deck is necktied
1989 West End Card Session 9
Justin Higham Before Your Time
  • Phase One (Aces lost, they come back to top)
  • Phase Two (time machine type plot)
Inspired byRelated to 1989 West End Card Session 11
Justin Higham Surprise Ace Assembly Aces vanish one by one from their packet, then last pile has all Aces face up
1989 West End Card Session 12
Justin Higham Four Aces, One by One tabled Aces transpose with indifferent cards on other side one by one
  • First Method
  • Second Method
  • Third Method
Variations 1989 West End Card Session 13
Justin Higham Subtle Square-Up Steal
Related toAlso published here 1989 West End Card Session 13
Justin Higham Cannibal Collectors
Inspired by 1989 West End Card Session 16
Justin Higham Illusive Aces Aces cut into deck below reversed card, reversed card comes to bottom, Aces to top, previously bottom card now reversed in center
  • First Version
  • Second Version
1989 West End Card Session 18
Justin Higham Centerpoint Subtlety deck spread on table in two stages, former reversed bottom card is seen in the center at the end, cut/pass substitute
Also published here 1989 West End Card Session 18
Justin Higham Turnover Pass Switch
Related to 1989 West End Card Session 18
Justin Higham Making a Come-Back
1989 West End Card Session 19
Justin Higham Multi-Change Routine three cards change to other four-of-a-kinds multiple times when one card is exchanged
1989 West End Card Session 20
Justin Higham Visual X-Change Aces four cards change to Aces one by one
1989 West End Card Session 22
Justin Higham Visual X-Change consecutive Endfield/Hofzinser top changes with fifth card from top
Inspired by 1989 West End Card Session 22
Justin Higham Easy-Going Nomad
Nov. 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 11) 1854
Geoffrey Latta Deadlier Than The Male three very visual sandwich phases, featuring a visual ambitious card rise
Variations 1990 Spectacle 15
Edward Marlo Math Applied sixteen cards and reverse faros, four effects
Related to 1990 That's It 55
Edward Marlo Marlo's Mindreader card thought-of and selected, one found by stop trick, other to pocket
Related toVariations 1990 That's It 58
Jon Racherbaumer Fuddle Aces two Aces are turned face up, all turn face up, selection found at the end, red and black Aces trasnpose as well
Inspired by 1990 Cardfixes 36
Edward Marlo Topping Mental Topper - Sixth Effect
Inspired by
  • "Faro's Dream" (Ed Marlo, Linking Ring)
Variations
1990 Cardfixes 199
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Inside Out by Justin Higham June 1990 Opus (Vol. 3 No. 4) 17
Justin Higham X-Change face card tabled and switched, card behind it does not change
  • First X-Change (Downs Change)
  • Second X-Change
  • Multiple X-Change
Variations 1990 Inside Out (Issue Special No. 1) 2
Justin Higham Misdirection Cull above the spread cull, while up-jogging another card
Inspired by 1990 Inside Out (Issue Special No. 1) 4