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Francis Carlyle The Carlyle False Count I. To Count a Number of Cards Showing Less Than There Are.
II. To Count a Number of Cards as More Than They Really Are.
Related toVariations More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 15
R. C. Buff Paper Napkin Vanish
Related to My Best 157
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction and a Principle spectator shuffles, yet aces are dealt out
Variations The Cardician 33
Cy Endfield The Catch in the Pack next to selection or at named position
Related to Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part III 14
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-up
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 223
Karrell Fox Lost and Found matchbook as card easel, wrong card changes into selection when deck is riffled against it on easel
Related toVariations Comedy a la Card 9
Nate Leipzig Slap Four Ace Routine Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Related toVariations Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 42
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Opener card comes to the bottom of the deck several times, then penetrates performer's hand
Variations Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 156
Edward Marlo Power Poker #1 stacking aces, everybody gets a good hand as well
Related toVariations The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 12
Al Flosso, Karl Fulves The Wonderful Coin Trick coin held with visible pull as gag, then really vanishes from end of pull
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 52
David Solomon Second Power Poker & Lead-In Aces travel to top, odd-backed Aces stacked in deck, transform into Royal Flush (that now has odd backs) and others get good hands (Power Poker originally Talisman 1/11)
Inspired byAlso published here Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 18
Dai Vernon, Bruce Cervon Devil's Elevator apparent second, third, fourth deals with small packet
Inspired by
  • "The Devil's Elevator" (Necromancer #9)
Related toVariations
Epilogue (Issue 16) 143
Alex Elmsley, Michael Skinner Miracle Worker between your palms
Super Subtle Card Miracles 204
Michael Skinner Francis Carlyle's Ghost
Variations Epilogue (Issue 24) 223
Michael Skinner, Ricky Jay, Dai Vernon Quick-Way Wild Card four double facers, for rebuttal of Ricky Jay claim see Pabular reference
Related to Wildcard Miracles 59
Ricky Jay Open Letter to Pabular Statement, he never gave permission for being mentioned in referenced trick
Related to Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 3) 491
Michael Skinner Coin Entrapped copper and silver coin placed on card case, named one penetrates cellophane and is underneath
Related toVariations The Chronicles (Issue 1) 1065
Bruce Arnold From Bruce Arnold
Related to Interlocutor (Issue 31) 119
Michael Skinner Die Karte an der Deck uses rubber band idea by Carl Zamloch, wax on ring
Also published here
  • "The Transfixed Card" in "Genii" Vol. 33, Nr. 5. P. 203, 1969.
Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 1
Michael Skinner Das Gedanken-Projektions-Spiel two spectators choose cards hands off, two halves with different sets of Koran type set-up
Also published here Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 6
Michael Skinner Ein unorthodoxer Münzentrick
Inspired byAlso published here Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 7
Michael Skinner Riesenmünzen-Produktion coin turns into jumbo coin under handkerchief, sleeve load
Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 8
Michael Skinner Die verwirrende Kugeldose
Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 8
Michael Skinner Das zerrissene und wiederhergestellte Zigarettenpapier
Related to Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 14
Michael Skinner Karten durch Zeitung with duplicate
Related to Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 15
Michael Skinner Atom Poker Mal Zwei two phases, set-up, first in Talisman
Related to Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 16
Michael Skinner, Joseph Romano Zigarettenpapier-Transposition
Also published here Das Mike Skinner / Piet Forton Seminarheft (Issue Das Mike Skinner Seminarheft) 17
Michael Skinner, Joe Fisher The Haunted Card tabled, card spins out between halves
Variations 22
Michael Skinner The Miracle Speller
Exclusive Card Miracles 11
Larry Jennings, Michael Skinner Impossible Location selection lost, top and bottom card total ten, ten cards cut off, then selection
Exclusive Card Secrets 21
Michael Skinner Three Different Ways three selections made in different ways and found in different ways with two four-of-a-kinds along the way
Arcane (Issue 4) 33
Michael Skinner Block Pushoff Technique
The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 39
Jeff Busby (reviewer) Intimate Magic by Michael Skinner (written by Jeff Busby) Epoptica (Issue 2) 76
Michael Skinner Thought Projection Pack two spectators choose cards hands off, two halves with different sets of Koran type set-up
Also published here Intimate Magic 1
Michael Skinner, Frank Chapman Slow Motion Coin Vanish
Intimate Magic 3
Michael Skinner A Multitude of Surprises silver coin appears on handkerchief, changes to copper, jumbo coin appears
Intimate Magic 6
Michael Skinner Thrice Severed... Thrice Restored thumb tip
Intimate Magic 8
Michael Skinner The Wonderful Coin Trick Revisited coin disappears and reappears, sucker trick with openly visible elastic thread, hook coin
Inspired byAlso published here Intimate Magic 12
Michael Skinner Bewildering Ball Vase
Intimate Magic 15
Michael Skinner Power Poker two phases, set-up
Inspired byRelated to Intimate Magic 22
Michael Skinner The Transfixed Card without mess, credit information
Intimate Magic 25
Michael Skinner Side Steal Handling from spread
Intimate Magic 26
Michael Skinner All-Fair Card Through Newspaper
Related to Intimate Magic 28
Michael Skinner Quadruple Torn Cigarette Paper
Related to Intimate Magic 32
Michael Skinner, Joseph Romano Cigarette Paper Transposition cigarette paper with hole burned in center transposes with one with torn off corner
Also published here Intimate Magic 35
Al Smith (reviewer) Intimate Magic by Michael Skinner (written by Jeff Busby) Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 6) 1057
Michael Skinner, Herb Zarrow Block Push-Off Technique Herb Zarrow's?
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 11) 91
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Intimate Magic by Michael Skinner (written by Jeff Busby) The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 15) 144
Michael Skinner Slowly Folding slow motion coin vanish using a folding coin
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 16) 145
Michael Skinner Up The Ladder Aces Aces shoot out during tabled cutting sequence one by one
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 16) 147
Michael Skinner SentiMental Aces
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 16) 148
Michael Skinner Tabled Replacement unto small packet
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 16) 149
Michael Ammar Bravo... Michael Skinner
Encore III 92
Michael Skinner New King Cut Kings change to Aces, Kings are also cut to
Also published here Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 53
Michael Skinner Satan Deals Again false deal demo with small packet
Inspired byVariations The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 311
Michael Skinner Skinner's Spidergrip Vanish
Related to Expert Coin Magic 14
Michael Skinner, Eddie Fechter Spring Card Revelation pop over on Fan
Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 91
Michael Skinner, Ross Bertram, Edward Marlo Skinner's Spidergrip Vanish
Williamson's Wonders 50
Michael Skinner Introductory Encomia
Carneycopia vii
Michael Skinner Jazz Notes
Roger Klause: In Concert i
James Swain, Michael Skinner Dream Poker magician deals himself winning poker hand from spectator shuffled deck. Uses partial stack
Don't Blink 19
Michael Skinner Foreward
Las Vegas Kardma 3
Gene Maze One-Handed Open Double Deal apparently top two cards are dealt on table one-handed, really one comes from bottom (Michael Skinner?)
Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 113
Michael Skinner, Francis Carlyle Das Falschzählen von Geldscheinen false counting bills
Inspired byAlso published here ZauberKunst 5
Michael Skinner Getting a Break over Bottom Card
The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 57) 1078
Mike Gallo The Eight-Legged Coin Vanish
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 57) 1086
Karl Fulves Mona Lisa No. 32, King of Spades changes into Queen of Hearts
Inspired by Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 58
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Classic Sampler by Michael Skinner The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 125
Michael Skinner, Bill Simon The Business on the Business Card Prediction two methods
Classic Sampler 1
Michael Skinner The Mona Lisa Card Trick
Related toVariations Classic Sampler 4
Michael Skinner The Conus Aces eliminating the sucker part
Classic Sampler 6
Michael Skinner Oil and Water Rides Again 4&4, three phases, all red climax
Classic Sampler 9
Michael Skinner Taking Our Lumps applications for sticking things behind table edge: broken and restored match, dice transformation (to sugar)
Classic Sampler 16
Michael Skinner, Al Koran A Deeper Mystery
Inspired by Classic Sampler 18
Michael Skinner New King Cut Kings change to Aces, Kings are also cut to
Also published here Classic Sampler 20
Michael Skinner On the Card to Wallet
Classic Sampler 24
Michael Skinner From Palm to Inner Pocket
Classic Sampler 26
Michael Skinner For Lovers Only business card to wallet presentation
Classic Sampler 27
Michael Skinner Birthday Telepathy number divination, possible via telephone
Classic Sampler 29
Michael Skinner The Mental Photography Deck Nudist Deck routine
Classic Sampler 31
Michael Skinner The Memorized Deck two memorized deck orders with different features
Classic Sampler 35
Michael Skinner The Monkey's Paw memory demonstration, memorized deck, ending in new deck order
Classic Sampler 37
Michael Skinner One for the Boys two card challenge divination, memorized deck, deck switch under table
Classic Sampler 38
Michael Skinner Torn and Restored Soda Straw Wrapper
Inspired by Classic Sampler 40
Michael Skinner The Boomerang Card card is tossed up and caught in deck at any number down named by spectator
Inspired by Classic Sampler 43
Michael Skinner Floating the Jog getting a break under any number of cards one wishes
Classic Sampler 43
Michael Skinner, Nate Leipzig Skinning the Fat off the Bone... Nate Leipzig's Slap Aces Aces disappear and reappear on deck one by one
Inspired byVariations Classic Sampler 46
Michael Skinner Aces Out of Another Dimension aces are found via random count downs (bottom deal), kings as well
Related to Classic Sampler 49
Michael Skinner Instant Replay
Inspired by Classic Sampler 53
Michael Skinner A Poker Deal spectator deals, royal flush
Classic Sampler 56
Michael Skinner Tapping Replacement
Classic Sampler 57
Michael Skinner The School Boy Trick updated handling
Classic Sampler 61
Michael Skinner One-Handed Hole Card Switch
Classic Sampler 63
Michael Skinner Did You Wash Behind Your Ears? two coins appear and disappear, hook coin
Classic Sampler 66
Michael Skinner, R. C. Buff The Trash Compactor torn off corner
Inspired by Classic Sampler 68
Michael Skinner Top and Bottom Blackstone two selections
Classic Sampler 70
Michael Skinner A Needle in a Haystack joker placed next to thought-of card under challenge conditions, thirteen extra cards behind back
Classic Sampler 74
Michael Skinner Knocking Out the Aces tabled production routine
Classic Sampler 76
Michael Skinner Rouge et Noir small packet OOTW
Classic Sampler 84
Michael Skinner Pocket Packet Switch brief, at end of a routine
Miracles with Cards 61
James Swain Australian Aces Revisited spelling four answers to questions, aces on top and kings on bottom of piles
Inspired by Miracles with Cards 62
Michael Skinner Preface
  • Practice New Sleights
  • Choosing An Effect
  • Grouping Your Effects
  • Practice
  • Cleaning Up
  • Change Pace
  • Magic for Magicians
  • Perform Often
Classic Sampler
William Murray Profile on Michael Skinner
Classic Sampler i
Michael Skinner A Few Words Before We Begin
Classic Sampler xvi
Michael Skinner, William Goodwin New Year's Resolution spectator cuts deck in four piles and selects four cards from second deck, those values are used to count down to the Aces in the four piles
The Ancient Empty Street 3
Peter Duffie The Winning Formula Three cards set aside, card is selected and lost. Two of the three cards are used to find selection
Inspired by Effortless Card Magic 75
Michael Skinner Placement Principle to any position
21st Century Card Magic 99
Roger Crosthwaite Afterword on Michael Skinner
Arcardia 197
Chuck Smith, Michael Skinner Mighty Memory third of deck stacked, multiple phases
Tools Of The Trade 19
Michael Skinner, Francis Carlyle Falschzählen von Geldscheinen false counting bills, see reference
Also published here ZauberKunstStücke — Band 1 11
Michael Skinner, Karl Fulves Hands & Table Double Cut
The Magic Thrust 19
John Carney, Nate Leipzig, Michael Skinner Leipzig-Skinner Surprise selection appears on face of deck, penetrates hand, appears face-up on deck
Inspired by The Book of Secrets 206
Michael Skinner Removing the Deck from the Case
Card College - Volume 5 1334
Jack Avis (reviewer) Mike Skinner Lecture by Michael Skinner
notes and lists, no details
Rara Avis 216
Karl Fulves Great Wall - Coin Variation coin penetrates into clear plastic bag
Inspired by Prolix (Issue 5) 318
Roberto Giobbi (reviewer) Classic Sampler by Michael Skinner Secret Agenda (Issue June 23) 186
Michael Skinner, Francis Carlyle Falschzählen von Geldscheinen false counting bills, see reference
Related to Geld und Schein 9
Steve Reynolds Neo Slap Aces Aces appear on deck one by one
Inspired by Trench Work 22
Gary Plants 1987 St. Louis Magic Jubilee about Michael Skinner's lecture in 1987
Lecture Notes - Honolulu Hawaii 4
Michael Skinner A Few Words from Various Luminaries of the Art quotes given by Michael Skinner from Annemann, Hugard, Baker, LePaul, Tarbell, Vernon
Lecture Notes - Honolulu Hawaii 5
Michael Skinner The Hay-Dai Stack mental speller, leads to Vernon Poker Demonstration
Inspired by
  • Henry Hay's "The Mental Selection Speller" in "The Amateur Magician's Handbook", p. 120.
Related to
The F.F.F.F. Book 243
Christian Scherer Der Sohn des Hofmusikanten combination of Ball and Vase and the Ghost Music Box
Inspired byRelated to Schlaglichter 71
So Sato Another "All Backs"
Inspired by
  • "Direct Backs and Faces" (Michael Skinner, video tape)
The Secrets of So Sato 30
Roberto Giobbi, Michael Skinner, Jack Merlin Intriguing Bits of Business with examples by Skinner & Merlin
Hidden Agenda (Issue Mar 27) 91
Michael Skinner, Edward Marlo Skinner on Marlo's Poker Deal spectator deals himself the aces, bottom deal stacking, same as Marlo's really
Inspired byRelated to
  • Michael Skinner Private Tape (DVD, ca. 1988, edited by Richard Kaufman)
Hidden Agenda (Issue Oct 24) 305
Michael Skinner, Francis Carlyle False counting the bills
Also published here Magic Illusions 15
Ricky Smith The Runcible Card Trick accidentally torn card is put away and spectator selects it again from deck, then it turns out to be paperclipped card from beginning
Inspired by
  • "Torn & Restored Card" (Bill Woodfield, Michael Skinner's Professional Close-Up Magic)
  • "#*@!" (Jay Sankey, 1990)
Threeve 36
Michael Skinner Loading Technique
Related to Threeve 47
Helder Guimarães Midas's Touch "The Perception of Luck"
  • First Phase: small packet dealing demonstration with Ace through Five of Spades
  • Second Phase: those five cards are shown in random order, then suddenly sequential order
  • Third Phase: named poker hand is produced from a shuffled deck
Inspired by Secret Language — Volume 1 406
Steve Forte Michael Skinner Mystery cutting the bottom card to the top in a single above-table cut, ideas and posed as a problem
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 860