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Jack Merlin The Hop off the Bottom switching hand in a game, Jinx Switch
Related toVariationsAlso published here Merlin at the Card Table 10
Unknown Bottom Card Jog bottom card injogged with first finger under deck, step 27
Related to Greater Magic 149
Kent Arthur Spurious Pelf "do as i do" sequence with spectator and 5 bills each, selected bill remains upside down
Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 60) 429
Unknown The Two-Hand Plunger Rising Cards
Related to Expert Card Technique 211
Unknown The Psychic Stop! at seventh position, psychological
Related toVariations Expert Card Technique 330
Dai Vernon 123
Related toVariations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 129) 517
Paul Curry The Whispering Jokers card is removed, all card named and removed one named instead of joker, selection is named
Related toVariations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 131) 528
Bruce Elliott Elliott's Card Change does the same as glide
Related to Controlled Miracles 22
Al Leech Turnover Divination
Related toVariations For Card Men Only 24
Al Leech Double Deuce
Related to For Card Men Only 26
Bruce Elliott Fillip! card production, looks like a precursor of Jerry K. Hartman's Popover Move
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 188) 751
Edward Marlo Mental Reverse
Related toVariations The Cardician 128
Bruce Elliott Fillip card production, looks like a precursor of Jerry K. Hartman's Popover Move
Also published here The Best in Magic 140
Dai Vernon Stabbing Force
Variations Inner Secrets of Card Magic 22
Dai Vernon Twisting the Aces original version
Related toVariations More Inner Secrets of Card Magic 5
Edward Marlo Marlo's Turnaround Glimpse all-around square up glimpse
VariationsAlso published here The Multiple Shift 56
Al Leech Lost and Found Aces Aces vanish and reappear at face of four packets
Variations Close-up Card Magic 195
Harry Lorayne Out of my Control standard psychological stop effect, with outs
Related toVariations My Favorite Card Tricks 12
J. W. Sarles Coercion Problems with Cards - No. Five
card reversed behind back by performer, then spectator, same card
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 11) 55
Larry Jennings Tell-Tale Aces rather complex handling
Variations Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 49
Karl Fulves By Any Other Name two methods (gaffed card & Elmsley Count)
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 135
Karl Fulves Three Way Split transposition procedure posed as a problem, for solutions see references
Variations Epilogue (Issue 4) 32
Robert Parrish By Any Other Name Variation see also p. 1036
Inspired byVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 155
Ralph Gironda Reversing Aces
Related to Epilogue (Issue 6) 47
Jerry K. Hartman Two Way Split - (a) Underturn kind of wrist-turn second deal turnover as switch/reverse with applications
Epilogue (Issue 7) 49
Jerry K. Hartman (b) EnTransed one card in center of deck
Epilogue (Issue 7) 50
Jerry K. Hartman (c) Semi-Classical Quickie reversed card transforms into selection, see also Ed Marlo's "Classical Quickie" (Classical Foursome)
Epilogue (Issue 7) 50
Jerry K. Hartman (d) Change of Face solution
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue 7) 50
Jerry K. Hartman (e) Change of Place
Epilogue (Issue 7) 51
Roy Walton Black Widow Notes transpo in sandwiches
Inspired byVariations Epilogue (Issue 7) 55
Alan Brown Black Widow two initialed cards change place in sandwich cards, see also p. 270 and p. 276 for ideas by John Hudak, Bill Zavis and Fulves
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 7) 255
Roy Walton Impact aces in envelopes with holes, chosen one turns over, then ace in envelope turns over, based on Chesbro & West's "Airmail" from Tricks You Can Count On
VariationsAlso published here The Devil's Playthings 31
Roy Walton The Changeling two cards change into selection one by one
Variations The Devil's Playthings 38
Jerry K. Hartman Sandswitch transpo in sandwiches
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue 8) 62
Jerry K. Hartman Imagin-Ace-tion aces all become AS, then back
Epilogue (Issue 9) 69
Jerry K. Hartman Displaced card reversed in deck transposes with sandwiched card, see also p. 348
Related to
  • "Repeat Transposition", 4th method (Ed Marlo, Ibidem #8)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 344
Alan Brown Future Ghost cards thought-of and not removed from deck, one-way faces or edge-marks or one-way crimp, see also p. 373 and p. 684
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 357
Fred Lessor Simple Optics selection travels from underneath hat into deck between aces, simplified handling
Inspired byVariations Epilogue (Issue 13) 101
Karl Fulves Optical Aces card vanishes from sandwich under hat, travels into sandwich in deck
Related toVariations The Book of Numbers 15
Jerry K. Hartman One Way Ghost "Two Tricks" No. 1, for credit information see also p. 684
Inspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 414
Jerry K. Hartman Down & Deal "Two Tricks" No. 2
three or more spectators select cards and receive packets, they all do down-under-deals simultaneously and end up with selections
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 414
Jerry K. Hartman She Jumped transpo in sandwiches, see p. 424 for correction
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 422
Reinhard Müller 3-Card Catch one-handed sandwich throw
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 431
Jerry K. Hartman Notes on 3 Card Catch three selection, found with four aces
Inspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 12) 461
Jerry K. Hartman Free Trade two cards in bottom half transpose with 1 card in top half
Variations Card Cavalcade 20
Jerry K. Hartman Not So Simple Force half pass
Card Cavalcade 114
Sam Schwartz A.E.-I.O.U.
Variations Epilogue (Issue 14) 109
Larry Jennings Trinary Metastasis indifferent cards between kings change into selections, two methods
Variations Epilogue (Issue 14) 111
Jerry K. Hartman Rough Smooth Red-Blue Credits
Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 58
Edward Marlo Flight for 3 three selections from between aces to between queens in center
Related toVariations Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 78
Roy Walton Instant Interchange packet of red cards and one of black cards, two selections are interchanged between packets, then packets transpose
Variations Tale Twisters 7
James G. Thompson Jr. Twin Forcast two predictions written on business card, business card stabbed into deck between prediction
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6th Folio) 491
Brother John Hamman Royal Gambol cards of a mediocre poker hand in row on table, some cards are exchanged, royal flush
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio) 533
Brother John Hamman A Four-tunate Choice four Fours, two are freely chosen, they are odd-backed and the other Fours change to Queens
VariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 7th Folio) 542
Jerry K. Hartman Caught in the Middle
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 12) 565
Edward Marlo The Hypnotic Card four cards selected, a fifth card changes into all four one by one
Variations The Universal Card 7
Karl Fulves Duplex Elevator plunger, with transposition
Variations Packet Switches (Part Two) 78
Karl Fulves Eerie Row four cards, duplicate of one of them is touched to packet and leaves "image" behind, repeated
Related toVariations Packet Switches (Part Two) 111
Father Cyprian Father Cyprian's Wild Card four Jokers into four Aces
Related toVariations Super Subtle Card Miracles 192
Harry Lorayne The Super Riffle Diffle block shuffle, basically variant of Spade Shuffle
Related toVariations Rim Shots 40
Alex Elmsley Between Your Palms card between spectator's palm turns out to be a later signed selection, using stranger card
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 606
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
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 687
Jerry K. Hartman Means And Ends
Means & Ends ii
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Switch Extension of the Side Glide
Related to Means & Ends 1
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Key Glimpse Bubble peek type of glimpse
Related to Means & Ends 2
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Jog Control
Means & Ends 2
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Glimpse Glimpse selected card from center of deck
Inspired by Means & Ends 3
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Bluff Controls Simple procedure to control a selection to either top or bottom
Means & Ends 3
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Throw Forces Variations on the Riffle Force
Means & Ends 4
Jerry K. Hartman A-D Multiple Control Versatile control to control multiple selections to top, bottom or designated positions from top/bottom, gives various applications for the control
Means & Ends 6
Jerry K. Hartman Push Up Force
Means & Ends 10
Jerry K. Hartman Underturn Turning a double face down, secretly leaving the card face up under the top card
Variations Means & Ends 10
Jerry K. Hartman Underturn Force Force using the Underturn concept
Inspired by Means & Ends 11
Jerry K. Hartman The Catch Switch Similar to Drop Switch, but you steal the card under the top packet in the action of flipping it over
Related to Means & Ends 11
Jerry K. Hartman Swing Slip Cut Slip Cut in the action of a Swing Cut
Inspired by
  • "Marlo Slip Cut" (The Gen)
Also published here
Means & Ends 12
Jerry K. Hartman Packet Palm Palming from small packet
Means & Ends 12
Jerry K. Hartman Turnover Glide Handling of Glide so that you end with deck face down in left hand
Means & Ends 13
Jerry K. Hartman Friction Jog Getting a diagonal jog without angling, similar to Diagonal Jog by Jerry Andrus, pressure at upper right corner
Means & Ends 13
Jerry K. Hartman Knuckle Jog Getting a break above bottom card, alternative to Buckle or Pull Down
Related to Means & Ends 13
Jerry K. Hartman Plunger Top Shift
Means & Ends 14
Jerry K. Hartman New Wave Change Face card changes when one handed fan is waved over it
Means & Ends 15
Jerry K. Hartman Bluff Cull Cull the four Aces under the guise of looking for another four of a kind
Means & Ends 16
Jerry K. Hartman A La Card Cannibal Cards, card placed between Queens disappears
Means & Ends 17
Jerry K. Hartman Four Downs Four Aces placed in one half of the deck "penetrate" to appear in another half of the deck
Inspired by Means & Ends 17
Jerry K. Hartman PersuACEive Three Aces lost in deck face down, Ace of Spades left face up in the middle. The other three Aces appear face up near to Ace of Spades
Means & Ends 18
Jerry K. Hartman Flourish Count Add-On
Means & Ends 18
Jerry K. Hartman Four For All
Means & Ends 18
Jerry K. Hartman One Good Turn Aces placed between the Jokers will reverse itself
Also published here Means & Ends 20
Jerry K. Hartman About Face I Hofzinser Ace Problem, the other three Aces change to match the value of selection
Means & Ends 21
Jerry K. Hartman About Face II Hofzinser Ace Problem, all four Aces change to match value of selection
Means & Ends 22
Jerry K. Hartman A Common Mistake Vernon's Variant type of effect (Do as I do packet trick) where spectator cannot follow instructions, ending is each spectator get an Ace reversed in packet
Inspired by
  • "Kortially Yours" (Milton Kort, Kort is Now In Session, 1962)
Related to
Means & Ends 23
Jerry K. Hartman Invisible Cut Plot change to Al Leech's Lost and Found Aces
Inspired by Means & Ends 23
Jerry K. Hartman Over and Over Twisting the Aces with ending where four Aces turn face up together in the deck
Related to Means & Ends 25
Jerry K. Hartman Four-Gone Delusion III Four Kings vanish one by one, reappear next to Queens
Means & Ends 26
Jerry K. Hartman Overskill II Spectator cuts to Aces, then magician cuts to Aces in different flashy ways
Inspired by Means & Ends 28
Lin Searles Half Passed Turnover
Related to Means & Ends 30
Jerry K. Hartman Finders Leapers Two random cards sandwich selection
Means & Ends 31
Jerry K. Hartman Uprising
Means & Ends 31
Jerry K. Hartman A Choice Trick Ace, Two or Three chosen, it changes into the selection
Inspired by Means & Ends 32
Jerry K. Hartman Three-D Three selections found in different ways
Related to Means & Ends 34
Jerry K. Hartman Cross-Spell Spectator and magician finds each other's cards via spelling
Means & Ends 36
Jerry K. Hartman Drop Stop Spectator stops on their own card
Means & Ends 37
Jerry K. Hartman Two Strikes Spectator stops on the same card twice
Means & Ends 38
Jerry K. Hartman Psychic Backstop Out for psychological stop trick, using down-under deal
Related to Means & Ends 39
Jerry K. Hartman Thought Over Mental Reverse without the mental part
Inspired by Means & Ends 40
Jerry K. Hartman Sandwich To Go
Variations Means & Ends 41
Jerry K. Hartman Holy Sandwich
Means & Ends 42
Jerry K. Hartman Sandwichmaker Center double using two Aces to do sandwich routine
Related to Means & Ends 42
Jerry K. Hartman Bread & Butter
Means & Ends 44
Jerry K. Hartman Hip Switch Two Jacks find three selections - finds first selection, then transposes with the other two selections
Means & Ends 44
Jerry K. Hartman More or Less(or) Optical Card placed between black Aces under close up pad travels to between red Aces in the deck
Inspired by Means & Ends 45
Jerry K. Hartman Switch On A Switch Card moves from between black to red Jacks, but in the process the Jacks also change places
Means & Ends 46
Jerry K. Hartman Sandwhichever Red Aces placed on top of deck, black Aces on bottom, two selections appear between them, spectator chooses which Aces they should appear between
Means & Ends 47
Jerry K. Hartman Changemaker Red card between red Aces change places with black card between black Aces
Inspired by Means & Ends 48
Jerry K. Hartman Search Flight Two phases of Collectors: first phase is four Aces find three selections, second phase is three selections placed between Aces vanish and travel to between four Queens in the deck
Inspired by Means & Ends 49
Jerry K. Hartman Caught Red Handed Collectors with four Aces and three selections, then Aces change back color
Means & Ends 51
Jerry K. Hartman Change Collectors Three selections cut to and lost, three random cards placed between four Kings. Those cards are later shown to be the selections.
Inspired by Means & Ends 53
Jerry K. Hartman Predictable Prediction Various ways of doing Open Prediction
Means & Ends 55
Jerry K. Hartman Not So Simple Force
Means & Ends 57
Jerry K. Hartman Under The Influence Red card stabbed into blue deck, next to matching card
Means & Ends 58
Jerry K. Hartman Twocast
Inspired by Means & Ends 58
Jerry K. Hartman Compulsive Thinker Spectator selects only black card in a group of red cards
Variations Means & Ends 60
Jerry K. Hartman Hickory Dickory Deck Clock Trick without maths
Means & Ends 61
Jerry K. Hartman, Joseph K. Schmidt Thinking Spell Spell to two selections, down under deal
Inspired by
  • "The Magic Spell" (Dai Vernon, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Oct 1946, p. 281)
Means & Ends 63
Jerry K. Hartman Mentalias Use of signed card to divine thought-of card
Inspired by Means & Ends 64
Jerry K. Hartman Think Twice Spectator marks the back of previously thought of card
Means & Ends 65
Jerry K. Hartman Teleapathy Reversed card at the beginning shown to be the thought of card impossibly, something like Mystery Card
Means & Ends 66
Jerry K. Hartman Crossed Thoughts Spectator and magician find each other's cards
Means & Ends 67
Jerry K. Hartman Thought Thrust Toothpick thrust into deck next to thought of card
Means & Ends 68
Jerry K. Hartman, Dai Vernon Stabbing Force Variation
Inspired by Means & Ends 69
Jerry K. Hartman Poker Face-Off
Means & Ends 69
Jerry K. Hartman Unfair Exchange Ace of Spades transposes with two Sevens
Inspired by Means & Ends 72
Jerry K. Hartman Post-Hypnotic Card Four cards selected, a fifth card changes into all four one by one
Inspired by Means & Ends 72
Jerry K. Hartman Descardes I Ace of Spades changes to look like three selections
Inspired byVariations Means & Ends 74
Jerry K. Hartman Descardes II
Inspired by Means & Ends 76
Jerry K. Hartman Halt One Two Spectator and magician each stops on each other's card
Means & Ends 78
Jerry K. Hartman Truth Detector
Means & Ends 79
Jerry K. Hartman Hope For The Best Spectator thinks of highest card in the hand, then magician deals four of a kind
Related to Means & Ends 80
Roy Walton Pushover cards turn face up in deck and change to aces
Variations Card Script 17
Roy Walton The Ambitious Ghost ambitious sequence with Ace through Four, one of them changes to selection
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here Card Script 26
Roy Walton Green Turtle Ace changes into selection then vanishes and appears reversed in the center with other aces
Variations Card Script 38
Jerry K. Hartman Secret Subtraction Flourish Count
Card Cavalcade II 133
Jerry K. Hartman Bi-Psychle spectator B finds spectator A's card from small packet, impromptu stooge
Variations Card Cavalcade II 138
Jerry K. Hartman Bototo Switch
Card Cavalcade II 140
Jerry K. Hartman "Undercover" Switch
Also published here Card Cavalcade II 142
Karl Fulves The Five-Card Deal gambling problem, see also page 202 for restrictions, for solution see reference
Variations Epilogue (Issue 20) 191
Neal Elias 2 Jacks Again Jacks travel from end of faced deck to center and around the deck (four phases)
Related to Epilogue (Issue 22) 209
Paul Curry A Swindle Of Sorts see also Bruce Bernstein's "Eat at Joe's"
Related toVariations Paul Curry Presents 7
Alex Elmsley One at a Time Collectors selections appear one by one between four Aces
Related toVariations Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 3) 28
Karl Fulves Close Call four card prediction, total predicts position of selection
Related to
  • "Palmist's Prophesy" (Roy Walton, Linking Ring, June 1973)
VariationsAlso published here
  • "Close Call" (Linking Ring, Sept. 1974)
Close-Up Mental Magic 12
Bert Fenn, Karl Fulves, Joseph K. Schmidt Impromptu Haunted Deck rubber band around deck, deck pivots and card sticks out
  • Bert Fenn
  • Schmidt & Fulves
see also p. 780 for comment by Joseph K. Schmidt
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 704
Jerry K. Hartman Poker III slightly elaborated handling, re-dealing
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 754
Martin A. Nash Beating the Cheat Poker specator switch cards
Related to Ever So Sleightly 132
Derek Dingle 4-Way Triumph with four named cards from poker hands, Daley's Blindfold Poker Deal meets Triumph
Variations Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part One 31
Jerry K. Hartman Losers Leapers queens sandwiched between kings travel from one half to the other
Card Cavalcade 3 131
Richard Kaufman, Jerry K. Hartman Two-Card Popover Production
Afterthoughts 87
Jerry K. Hartman Two For The Seer Saw riffle force to break with delay, here as prediction of two cards, see also Fulves' notes on page 242
Related toVariations Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 234
Jerry K. Hartman, Roy Walton Mock Turtle cards on face of deck change into selections
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 234
Jerry K. Hartman Advance Loading 1. On the Top
a. Advance Loading
2. On the Top
b. Bluff Removal
2. Off the Deck: A.
B. Advance Loading
C. Bluff Removal
III. In the Middle: Advance Loading
see also Fulves' notes on page 242 for applications
Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 235
Jerry K. Hartman Pushover cards turn face up in deck and change to aces
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 237
Jerry K. Hartman Collextra faro, extension
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 237
Jerry K. Hartman Up, Up & Away
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 238
Jerry K. Hartman Switch on a Switch black jacks on table transpose with red jacks reversed in deck
Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 239
Jerry K. Hartman Bachanal four cards transform, combination with "Back to Back", see also Fulves' notes on page 243
Inspired byVariations Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 239
Jerry K. Hartman Taking Turns spectator turns over card behind back, apparently exactly the same as performer a moment before
Inspired byRelated to
  • notes by Fulves on p. 243
Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 240
Jerry K. Hartman A Fine Hand five random cards are exchanged according to spectator's wishes, royal flush
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 241
Jerry K. Hartman Cull Add partial switch as aces are taken from hand-to-hand spread
Related to
  • notes by Fulves on p. 243
Variations
Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 242
Jerry K. Hartman Bachanal - Alternate Ending
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 243
Jerry K. Hartman Five Card Deal performer gets the same five cards without any shuffling in between, solution
Inspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 1) 244
Peter Kane The Slightly Annoyed Card blue-backed Ace to Three, red-backed selection, blue cards change to duplicates of selection, then into red-backed Ace to Three, then normal again
Variations A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Karl Fulves Banded Deck Problems
  • Jump In (rubber band around case penetrates inside around chosen card)
  • Puzzling Passage (card inserted in banded deck through rubber band)
  • Hooked (after previous trick card is pulled out again with band only around card)
Related toVariations Methods with Cards — Part 3 184
Jack Avis Spirits appearing writing on paper card reveals selection
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Simplified Psychic Writing" (S. H. Sharpe, Bagshawe's Magical Journal, Dec. 1928)
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 977
Jerry K. Hartman Easy Go Card Tunnel, card vanishes as it is pushed in perpendicular to the deck
Inspired by Card Fare 1
Jerry K. Hartman Bi-rise Two selections rise out of the deck one by one
Inspired by Card Fare 4
Jerry K. Hartman Shootout Rubberbanded deck shoots out selected card
Inspired by Card Fare 5
Jerry K. Hartman Changed Changeling Two cards placed on table, one of them changes into the selection, multiple endings
Inspired by Card Fare 7
Jerry K. Hartman Trap-ease One at a time collectors, then collect all at once for the finale
Inspired by Card Fare 9
Jerry K. Hartman Go-llectors Four Jacks placed in one half of the deck travel to the other half to trap three selections
Inspired by Card Fare 11
Jerry K. Hartman Twist on the Aces Face up Ace turns face down each time, with slightly different ending for Ace of Spades
Inspired by Card Fare 13
Jerry K. Hartman A New Twist Twisting the Aces with ending where spectator can name the last Ace
Inspired by Card Fare 15
Jerry K. Hartman Snap Twist Reverse Secret reversal of packet during an all-round square up
Card Fare 15
Jerry K. Hartman Ace Backwards
Inspired by
  • "O.Henry Aces" (Trevor Lewis, The New Pentagram)
Card Fare 18
Jerry K. Hartman An Impact on Impact Card placed in envelope with window flips over (four Threes, each placed in envelope)
Inspired by Card Fare 21
Jerry K. Hartman Poker Face-to-Face Four cards selected from Poker hands, Triumph
Inspired by Card Fare 23
Jerry K. Hartman Wild Kingdom I Four Twos and the Ten of Spades, the Twos change to complete Royal Flush in Spades
Related to Card Fare 25
Jerry K. Hartman Wild Kingdom II Four twos and Ace of Spades, Twos change to Aces, then change to Royal Flush in Spades
Related to Card Fare 25
Jerry K. Hartman Transfourence I Four Queens change to four Kings, then placed in different parts of the deck where they change back to Queens
Variations Card Fare 27
Jerry K. Hartman Good Lookers Four Queens change to four Kings, then placed in different parts of the deck where they change back to Queens, same effect but different presentation from Transfourence
Inspired by Card Fare 28
Jerry K. Hartman Transfourence II Four Queens and four Kings, Queens change to Kings, but Kings change to Aces
Inspired by Card Fare 29
Jerry K. Hartman Fourleapover Four Kings and four Queens change places
Variations Card Fare 31
Jerry K. Hartman Fourleapover II Four Kings change places with four Queens
Inspired by Card Fare 32
Jerry K. Hartman ColoraToura Packet of red cards transposes with packet of black cards (with one red card inside)
Inspired by Card Fare 34
Jerry K. Hartman Two-sooth Prediction written on blank file card, stabbed into deck. Predicts the two cards next to the file card.
Card Fare 36
Jerry K. Hartman Tele-tale Second spectator somehow manages to divine first spectator's selection from a packet of four cards
Card Fare 37
Jerry K. Hartman Pick a Packet Spectator uses Ace of Spades to select correct packet to form Royal Flush
Inspired by Card Fare 39
Jerry K. Hartman "Undercover" Switch
Also published here Card Fare 40
Jerry K. Hartman Thirtween Two cards used to sandwich block of cards, sum of the two cards equal to the number of cards, block of cards shown to be perfect bridge hand
Inspired byVariations Card Fare 41
Jerry K. Hartman Bunched Hunch Two cards used to sandwich block of cards, sum of the two cards equal to the number of cards
Inspired by Card Fare 43
Jerry K. Hartman Hand in Hand Blindfold Poker Deal
Card Fare 45
Jerry K. Hartman Imagic Universal Card Plot, Joker changes into Ace, Two and Three of Clubs one by one
Inspired by Card Fare 48
Jerry K. Hartman Turnover Top Change
Related to Card Fare 48
Jerry K. Hartman Between Tricks Queens progressively appear between two red Aces as the Kings are tapped on the Aces
Card Fare 52
Jerry K. Hartman Revolution-ary Change Color Change
Variations Card Fare 55
Jerry K. Hartman Revolution-ary Vanish Vanish
Inspired by Card Fare 56
Jerry K. Hartman Center Lift Switch Switch of a card after being shown, center glide type of action
Card Fare 57
Jerry K. Hartman Strip Cut Shuffle Full deck false shuffle, block shuffle
Inspired by Card Fare 59
Ken Krenzel, Derek Dingle, Matt Coran Visual Reverse and Color Change tunnel effect, card reverses, back changes color and eventually whole deck changes color, probably Matt Corin
Related toVariations Additional Deceptions 5
Edward Marlo The Motel Mystery kind of travelling effect, seven methods
Variations Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 245
Bruce Cervon, Karl Fulves Pivot Principle - Pivot Revelation Method #1
Inspired byVariations Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 32
Alex Elmsley, Edward Marlo, Jon Racherbaumer Oil Slick & Water Wonderful 4&4, alternation climax
Related to Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 46
Peter Kane The Blushing Jokers four blue-backed jokers, turn red one by one, then blue again, red/blue double backer
Variations Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 72
Peter Duffie, Jerry K. Hartman The Go-Between sandwich card find card in the center and turn over, based on J.K. Hartman's "Centre of Attention"
Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 10) 268
Larry Jennings Stabbed Coincidence prediction, selection is stabbed in deck, four-of-a-kind
Related toVariations Stabbed Coincidence 2
Harvey Rosenthal A Strange Double Revelation joker transforms into two peeked cards
Variations Close-Up Sampler — Part 1 4
Roy Walton Trigger apparently deck is turned over but it is cut in the process, similar to a turnover pass
Variations Trigger 2
Larry Jennings Where's the Discrepancy
Variations Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 41
Jerry K. Hartman Hand Me Down specators switch cards
Inspired by Card Cavalcade Four 147
Philip T. Goldstein Transfourmation aces transform into king, then backs change too
Inspired by
  • Jerry K. Hartman's "Transfourence" in " Card Fare"
Also published here
Scattershot 17
Ken Krenzel Force-Eps
Related to The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 173
Jerry K. Hartman Goody Two Choose two selections, divided deck
Related toVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Paul Harris, Looy Simonoff Staple and Stab two cards stapled together, one of them becomes selection, see two variations following this
Related to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 78
Jerry K. Hartman Mentalias II using interesting force, spectator lies at his card
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 1) 155
Jerry K. Hartman, Henry Christ Christ Force Variation behind the back, interesting
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 1) 155
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 The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1155
Karl Fulves Psi-X cut and shuffle procedure, only selection (probably) at stack position afterwards
VariationsAlso published here The Chronicles (Issue 10) 1161
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 The Chronicles (Issue 12) 1184
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Loose Ends by Jerry K. Hartman Interlocutor (Issue 26) 102
Jerry K. Hartman Not So Simple Force
Eine Handvoll Kartenkunststücke 70
Jerry K. Hartman Loose Ends
Loose Ends i
Jerry K. Hartman Underforce Forcing a card using Under-Down deal from small packet of cards
Loose Ends 1
Jerry K. Hartman Transfer Glimpse Glimpsing bottom card while transferring deck from right to left hand
Loose Ends 1
Jerry K. Hartman I.S. Switch Drop Switch done in context of a card stab
Loose Ends 2
Jerry K. Hartman R. S. Switch-Drop Switch Addition Extra subtlety for R. S. Switch using Drop Switch
Related to Loose Ends 2
Jerry K. Hartman Spread Key Glimpse Doing the R. S. Key Glimpse during a spread for a selection
Related to Loose Ends 3
Jerry K. Hartman Bottom Double Lift Originally appeared in Odd Lifts
Loose Ends 3
Jerry K. Hartman Cull Add-in
Inspired by Loose Ends 4
Jerry K. Hartman Rollover Production of single card, card rolled face up between two other packets
Inspired by Loose Ends 8
Jerry K. Hartman Two for the Seer Saw Extension of the original move
Inspired by Loose Ends 11
Jerry K. Hartman Moving Indicator Card stabbed in deck secretly moved between two force cards
Loose Ends 11
Jerry K. Hartman Rotary Force Variations on the Business Card Prophecy Move

1. "Spread" version
2. "Squared" version
Variations Loose Ends 13
Father Cyprian Locational Guidance Multiple cards forced using the Rotary Force
Inspired by Loose Ends 15
Jerry K. Hartman Thoughtamatic Simple routine using Rotary Force, predict which two cards a prediction card will be stabbed between
Inspired by Loose Ends 17
Jerry K. Hartman Trick Pix Quick 3 Way with color changing deck, extension of Peter Kane's trick
Inspired by Loose Ends 19
Jerry K. Hartman Wild Forces Packet of four cards shown to be four Kings of Hearts, then four Kings of Spades, then four Jokers, "Quick 4 way"
Loose Ends 21
Jerry K. Hartman Back to Backanal Four blank cards become all backs, then become four Aces
Loose Ends 23
Jerry K. Hartman Wile Card Four Jokers change to Ten, Jack, Queen, King of Spades to form a Royal Flush with a tabled Ace of Spades
Inspired by Loose Ends 26
Jerry K. Hartman Mirror Image Universal Card has mirror on face
Inspired by Loose Ends 28
Jerry K. Hartman Lost Face Four Jokers turn blank one by one
Inspired by
  • "5 Card Polka" (Phil Goldstein, marketed)
Loose Ends 29
Jerry K. Hartman Twisterious Four Queens turn face up one by one
Loose Ends 30
Jerry K. Hartman Top Draw-er Spectator replaces odd card in a poker hand with the correct card, forming a Royal Flush
Loose Ends 33
Jerry K. Hartman Easy Reader Magician cuts to four Aces one by one, then show that Aces have odd colored backs
Inspired by
  • "My Friend The Gambler" (Father Cyprian, Lecture Notes #2)
Loose Ends 34
Jerry K. Hartman Rused Card Dealer
  • You always deal yourself the winning hand, as the spectator gets progressively better hands
  • Bottom Deal demonstration
Loose Ends 35
Jerry K. Hartman To Spell the Truth Lie speller, inspired by Martin Gardner
Loose Ends 41
Jerry K. Hartman Ghost Right Blank card stabbed into deck between two cards, the names of the two cards appear written on the blank face
Loose Ends 43
Jerry K. Hartman Compulsive Thinker III Spectator selects only black card amongst red spot cards
Inspired by Loose Ends 44
Jerry K. Hartman The Foresight Saga
Loose Ends 44
Jerry K. Hartman Thirtween II Two prediction cards placed into the deck, total value of the two cards equal to number of cards between them, the cards between them shown to be Ace to King of Hearts
Loose Ends 45
Jerry K. Hartman More Order Spectator places two random cards at random positions into a stack of eleven cards, shown to be thirteen cards in order of a suit
Loose Ends 47
Jerry K. Hartman Tintuition Spectator correctly separates reds and blacks for five randomly selected cards
Loose Ends 48
Jerry K. Hartman Ex-specter Writing appears on paper card, revealing two selections
Inspired by Loose Ends 50
Jerry K. Hartman Crystal Clear Prediction written on face of card, card is inserted between the two predicted cards
Loose Ends 52
Jerry K. Hartman Mod Quad Card selected is stabbed into deck, prediction shown to be mate, and then card is shown to be stabbed between the other two mates (describes two methods)
Inspired by Loose Ends 53
Jerry K. Hartman Betricks and Between Card placed between two Jokers turns blank, card placed aside previously is now the card
Inspired by Loose Ends 56
Jerry K. Hartman Quick Counts Quick Count I: Magician divines card at a certain position in deck
Quick Count II: Spectator stops the dealing on previously named card
Loose Ends 57
Jerry K. Hartman Two Time Doozer Joker transforms into two selections successively
Inspired by Loose Ends 60
Jerry K. Hartman Flatfoot, Floozie and the Boy-Boy Hotel Mystery
Inspired by Loose Ends 61
Jerry K. Hartman Bold Over Four Jokers, two change backs, two become blank
Inspired by Loose Ends 63
Jerry K. Hartman Trapit Transit Sandwich transpo
Related to Loose Ends 64
Jerry K. Hartman Read All Over Color Changing deck
Loose Ends 65
Jerry K. Hartman Fixit Mixer Oil and Water
Related to Loose Ends 69
Jerry K. Hartman Fast Faced Reversal
Inspired by Loose Ends 71
Jerry K. Hartman Second Blush Blue jokers change to red, then change back
Inspired by Loose Ends 72
Jerry K. Hartman Flourish Count Add-On
Sleight Unseen 367
Ron Ferris Ribbon Candy spectator finds red cards in black pile and black cards in red pile, alternating set up
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 9) 246
Tom Craven Goody Goody without set-up
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 262
Jerry K. Hartman Dup-licates
The Chronicles (Issue 19) 1250
Bob Paul Memory "Curiosities"
ten cards with words, spectator is able to memorize their order
Variations The Chronicles (Issue 22) 1279
Jerry K. Hartman Brainwave Dectet ten-card brainwave, "embellished Hamman Count"
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 22) 1284
Karl Fulves Self Working Mental Magic on this new book
Variations Interlocutor (Issue 40) 158
Roy Walton Grown Up Hofzinser four jumbo Aces, suit that matches selection is turned-over and when turned over the jumbo card became the selection and the selection became the Ace
Variations That Certain Something... 2
Jerry K. Hartman Elastic Ace card chosen von miniature deck, four regular-sized Aces shown and tabled face down, when selection is brought together with Ace of same suit, the Ace becomes the miniature card and vice versa
Inspired by Elastic Ace 1
Derek Dingle, Jerry K. Hartman Secret Subtraction Variation
Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 95
Jerry K. Hartman In Staple Condition business card becomes stapled to selection
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 1) 293
Jim Lee The Flying Signature from one back to another
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 317
Orville Wayne Meyer Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 347
Jerry K. Hartman, Dr. E. Brum-Antonioli Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 383
Jerry K. Hartman Band in Boston card jumps from one rubber banded packet to another
Inspired byVariations The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1315
Karl Fulves Boston Notes more ideas for the rubber band ideas
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1318
Karl Fulves Other Applications
Inspired byRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1318
Jerry K. Hartman Sixtet with packet and false count, card is not reversed, only odd-backed
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 27) 1333
Jerry K. Hartman Memorease "Curiosities"
ten cards with letters, spectator is able to memorize their order
Inspired byAlso published here The Chronicles (Issue 28) 1341
Jerry K. Hartman One Of A Mind
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 1) 433
Chris Michaels, Jerry K. Hartman, Al Smith San-Tran credit correction on page 600 and 647
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 6) 501
Lin Searles, Jerry K. Hartman Lin Searles' Half Passed Turnover not described, ideas by Jerry K. Hartman
Related to Milennium Aces 65
Jerry K. Hartman Hokum Poker shuffled deck, hand removed and later mated hand is dealt, featuring impromptu stacking, Dead Man's Hand presentation
Octet 3
Jerry K. Hartman Popover Move
Encore II 27
Karl Fulves, Jerry K. Hartman, William Zavis, Arthur Schwartz, George Robinson Too Good thoughts on books with secrets that are "too good"
Inspired by Interlocutor (Issue 44) 173
David Britland Iso-Warp four Aces turn over, one by one
Inspired byAlso published here The Talon (Issue 7) 95
Derek Dingle Variation of Vernon's Strip Out Addition
Related to The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 38
Derek Dingle, Jerry K. Hartman Secret Subtraction Variation
For Your Entertainment Pleasure 25
Jerry K. Hartman Hue View using twenty cards
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 1) 582
Don England Two Impromptu "Stretches"
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 713