258 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Number Effects / Miscellaneous
  
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Unknown The Cards being Cut, to tell whether the Number Cut is Odd or Even Modern Magic 51
Unknown Odd-Even Divination performer knows whether cut-off number is odd or even Tricks with Cards 77
Charlier Artificial Spiritualism removed cards divined, pile cut off by spectator and number of cards as well as number of pips divined, stacked and punch marked Tricks with Cards 63
Unknown New Numerical Trick with Cards three heaps formed while performer is blindfolded according to some mathematical instructions, performer in the end know amount of cards in center pile More Magic 25
Unknown Further Illustration naming position of any card or card at any position More Magic 79
Unknown Gerade oder ungerade performer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating Der moderne Kartenkünstler 89
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 3. third application, position of top card named after three "shuffles" Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown Predestination two packs, one spectator thinks of card and its position, predicted number is counted down in other deck, card there matches first selectionRelated to New Era Card Tricks 192
S. W. Erdnase Knowing Position of any named Card The Expert at the Card Table 182
Unknown Third Method four cards laid out on table, spectator throws die and counts to card which is selection The Art of Magic 44
Ziska The Transposed Cards done with full deck, performer divines the number of cards put form one half to anotherVariations The Art of Magic 49
Charles T. Jordan Improved Satan's Prophecy prediction, deck divided into two halves and a selected card vanishes from one half and appears at the position predicted in the other halfRelated to
  • Satan's Prophecy (Charles Jordan, Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks, 1920)
The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 8
Charles T. Jordan The Ready Reckoner spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck (clubs/diamonds and hearts/spades) The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Charles T. Jordan Count the Cut spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many by taking cards with the corresponding values from pocket, Si Stebbins The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Jack Merlin Throwing a Card in the Air and Catching in the Pack at a Chosen Number Merlin's Master Manipulations 14
Jack Merlin Super Mental Card Effect thought of card is found on number performer says in cut half, alternative ending, card stab Merlin's Master Miracles 17
Al Baker Eyes All Around performer produces card with value of number of cards by spectator The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 490
Tom Sellers Lift a Few spectator cuts cards and replaced, performer divines number of cards, 2 key cards come from sleeve Card Tricks That Work 8
Unknown A Card and a Number naming name and position of selection, key card Mental Magic with Cards 11
Unknown The Count Down card and its position remembered and divined, two key cards Mental Magic with Cards 12
Louis Lam Tower Bridge "A New Bridge Effect", number of cut of cards is divined by value of another selection Would You Believe It? 11
Unknown A Test Discovery nail punch, naming position of selection Mental Magic with Cards 13
Unknown The Touch that Tells performer divines number of pocketed cards with value of playing cards The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 23) 146
Dai Vernon An Insolvable Mystery deck behind performer's back in handkerchief, spectator names any number, performer the card at this positionRelated toVariations Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 152
Unknown The Nines random numbers add up to 9, 9s are selectedRelated to Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 156
Unknown Up Your Sleeve spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 92
Stewart Judah The Circle of Cards selection and number of counted cards are divined, set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 192
Unknown Eyes All Round a selected card indicates the number of pocketed cards, repeat, set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 193
Charles T. Jordan Strange Coincidence stack that will force the number ten Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 220
Unknown The Cards and the Dice card located via number on die, svengali deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 252
Unknown Educated Die rolled number finds card, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 274
Edward Reese Tattle Tale Card number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 201
Arthur H. Buckley Indetecto divining chosen number and card, impromptu punched card with finger nail Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 83
Theodore Annemann One in Ten Detection performer finds out small thought-of number, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 156
Charles T. Jordan Hourglass Cards time on watch gives position of card, placement via dealing selection procedure Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 181
Unknown Coincidence Extraordinary piles are made, number of cards in a pile is divined, mathematicalRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 187
Rolland Hamblen Necromantic Calculation Inspired by Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 187
Ziska The Transposed Cards number of cut off cards is divined by value of a card, set-upRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 192
Rolland Hamblen A Trick Without a Clue selection and number of counted cards are divined, set-upVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 193
Charles T. Jordan Ready Reckoner spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many, divided deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 198
Dai Vernon Super Count Down thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 208
Theodore Annemann Sensitive Thoughts deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 212
Howard Albright Unique Telephone Test phone number and name of person are divined and respective cards with values found Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 217
Charles T. Jordan Sympathetic Numbers coincidences with number ten, Tens show up, cut off packet are ten cards, ..., stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 278
Unknown X-Ray Eyes performer know position of chosen card, short key card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 310
Louis Nikola Locating selection and its position named, memorized deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 394
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 177
Newton Hall Controlled Luck 52 numbered cardboards & cards are shuffled and read one by one until performer tells to stop, card and number combination is predicted The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 30) 191
Dai Vernon Up and Down selections end up at predicted positions, anti-faro trickRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 255
Max Holden A Master Card Trick selection appears at predicted number Greater Magic 232
Unknown A Matter of Debit and Credit "I have as many cards as you have, and enough....", magician twice divines correct number of cut off cardsVariations Greater Magic 157
Unknown The Spectator Does it All cards are put in pocket and one selected, performer divines number of pocketed cards and selection Greater Magic 226
Unknown The Up-to-Date Prophet spectator names number, performer card at that position, stacked deck Greater Magic 289
Unknown Ne Plus Ultra. New Version with crystal ball four selections and their positions are named, short card and narrow card Greater Magic 471
Paul Curry Lost and Found two spectators remember cards and their positions, shuffle, 2 other cards find selections by stabbing the pack behind back More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 36
Claude Goldin Quarters from Torn Deck deck torn in quarters, performer names four positions, when counted down in the four positions there is selected card The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 461
Theodore Annemann Sensitive Thoughts deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them The Incorporated Strange Secrets 11
Unknown The Magic of Nine number of cards in pocket and selection is devined Expert Card Technique 402
Audley Walsh Open Minds sum predication via cards, out-to-lunch principle on deck of cards The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 523
Gerald Kosky Ziska Improved number of moved cards & selection are divined by value of a card, set-up, marked locatorInspired byRelated to More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 40
Audley Walsh The Mystic Twelve cards pocketed and another remembered, performer divines position of selection and number of cards in pocket, reverse-count forceVariations The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 531
G. W. Hunter Three Predictions piles made and card moved around, then some pocketed, performer divines everything The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 84) 538
Don Medley, Harry Jordan Circum-Location three cards, odd-even, identities and positions named The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 102) 619
Al Baker An Impossible Count spectators cut off packet and put in pocket, performer knows number, memorized deck The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 233
Unknown The Odd Estate puzzle with a story about a will The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 128) 739
Del Cartier Weird Coin coin borrowed, half deck dealt in four piles, top card correspond with year of coin, sum counted down, card predicted The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 132) 757
Martin Gardner Four Piles and a Dollar Bill spectator deals pile into four piles, the values on top form the year on the bill After the Dessert 6
Dai Vernon The Little Dictators spectator notes card and its position up to ten, three dice are thrown, the total gives position of card Select Secrets 25
Edward Reese Tattle Tale Card number of cards is removed by spectator, performer produces spot card that indicates that number Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 70
Theodore Annemann The Touch That Tells performer divines number of pocketed cards with value of playing cards Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 71
Dai Vernon Up and Down selections end up at predicted positions, anti-faro trick Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 8
Arthur H. Buckley The Unexpected Ending Experiment No. 9 - two selections, one turns over, other is counted to Card Control 159
Herb Runge Shorty performer knows how many cards are in spectator's pocket The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 113) 454
Edward Marlo The Prediction performer knows card at named number, partial stack, part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine" Marlo In Spades 15
Unknown Piano Trick The Royal Road to Card Magic 106
George G. Kaplan Revello Card Circle thirteen cards and a lot of counting The Fine Art of Magic 67
Bob Hummer Topsy-Turvy Deck No. 26, Deck of face up/down cards split into two by performer, each half has equal number of face up cards Scarne on Card Tricks 49
John Scarne Double Duty No. 39, Spectator secretly transfers a number of cards (one to ten) to magician's packet, magician produces card with same value Scarne on Card Tricks 71
Herb Runge, George Pearce, Ande Furlong Double Revelation No. 66, Divine selection and number of pocketed cards Scarne on Card Tricks 120
Jack Miller The Traveling Card No. 74 Scarne on Card Tricks 135
Bruce Elliott Math performer names selection of position, sort of early anti-faro The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 208) 832
Edward Marlo The Secret Number card counted to from reference card Control Systems 105
Bill Simon Mind Reading spectator thinks of a number and remembers the card on it's position, after the performer fails to find it, the spectator finds his card at the number turned over Effective Card Magic 145
Charles Hudson Sorcerer's Seven performer talks about the number seven, spectator puts a card in the deck, cards next to it equals seven, variation where all four cards are stabbed into the deck (Rusduck), see credits in No. 8Related to The Cardiste (Issue 3) 9
Edward Marlo Magical Seven selection reversed in face-up portion travels down into lower face-down portion into seventh position, five phases/methodsRelated toVariations The Magic Seven 2
Robert G. Tripp A Deck of Cards and a Miracle deck is cut and a card named, performer names position Still More Miracles in Mentalism 61
Alex Elmsley No Looking two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, then named, see also Brownwaves Close-up Card Magic 72
Howard Schwarzman Two-Gether two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles Close-up Card Magic 116
Dai Vernon Vernon Super Count Down thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-upVariations Early Vernon 23
Edward Marlo On the Re-Stacking Pack two spectators decide for numbers and remember the cards at their number four times with faros in between, each has a four of a kindInspired by Faro Controlled Miracles 18
Edward Marlo Another Effect is the Following as a number force or book testInspired by Faro Controlled Miracles 19
Bob Hummer, Harry Lorayne Hummer Addition spectator reverses some cards, below table magician reverses more so named total is achieved, as kicker all are one color My Favorite Card Tricks 30
Harry Lorayne, Thomas Alan Waters The Card Pyramid mathematical layout of spot cards, end result is predicted, for Waters credit see referenceRelated to Deck-Sterity 45
Bruce Cervon Triangle Card Trick card version, final value predictedRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 5) 88
Peter Alexis Red Magic spectator places some red cards in his left and right jacket pockets, performer divines numberRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 8) 103
Bruce Cervon, Earl Keyser Red Magic Variation spectator places some red cards in his left and right jacket pockets, performer divines numberInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 12) 128
Ned Rutledge, James G. Thompson Jr. Mental Scales spectator deals amount of cards on the table, stops and remembers next card, performer cuts same amount and locates selection Between Two Minds 7
Karl Fulves Mental Giant deck as calculator, 3D and 8D, sum or difference appears between them The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 222
Eddie Fay Magical Calculation shuffled deck dealt in two piles, performer announces sum of all values in one pile Expert Card Mysteries 22
Jack Avis Two - Four - Six - Eight - Find named number corresponds to distance between spectator's and performer's selectionRelated to Expert Card Mysteries 120
Edward Marlo Marlo Re-Stacking Pack two spectators decide for numbers and remember the cards at their number four times with faros in between, each has a four of a kindInspired by Expert Card Mysteries 175
Edward Marlo Spread Correction performer knows position of two selections despite real riffle shuffleInspired by Epilogue (Issue 5) 39
Fred Lessor Brown-1 two cards show up at the same time during deal of two halves simultaneously, faro Epilogue (Issue 7) 54
Brian Jordan 8 - 25 packets removed and counted down in some piles, two mates appear, see also p. 348Related to
  • "Isochronism" (Stewart James, Linking Ring, Oct. 1952)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 3) 315
Henry Christ, Harry Lorayne The Difference & The Sum spot cards are used for calculations multiple times, outcome predicted Reputation-Makers 105
Henry Christ The HC Difference & Sum original handling, spot cards are used for calculations multiple times, outcome predicted Reputation-Makers 113
Karl Fulves Ace-Dice-Ace position of selection is found via mathematical procedure involving dice, non-slip cut The Book of Numbers 27
Karl Fulves Faroincidence reversed card is at same position as selection when dealt from two packets in unison, faro, non-slip cut, "The shuffled deck is handed to you behind your back. With the cards out of sight, reverse the 25th and 26th cards from the top." Good luck! The Book of Numbers 27
Audley Walsh, Jon Racherbaumer The Mystic Twelve Recall cards pocketed and another remembered, performer divines position of selection and number of cards in pocket, reverse-count forceInspired by On the Clock Effect 5
Eddie Fields The Zodiac Card Mystery card divination effect with astrological sign presentation, also divine how many cards spectator hides in pocketAlso published here On the Clock Effect 6
Frank Garcia Three in a Million two decks, spec and perf select same card and cut off same amount of cardsRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 32
Dr. Leslie Albert Die-Duction card is counted to, number arrived at with dice Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 86
Fred Kaps I am in Debt ace to four, then cards are removed, always add up to tenRelated to Fred Kaps Lecture 5
Karl Fulves D/U Dice selection in small packet is found with die, loaded Notes From Underground 13
Karl Fulves Duo Dice two cards selected from 6-card packets with dice and found Notes From Underground 20
Edward Marlo Spread Correction performer knows position of two selections despite real riffle shuffleInspired by Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 69
Robert E. Neale Number Hummer four cards mixed face up face down by spectator, values of face up cards divined or predictedInspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 4) 600
Juan Tamariz, Dr. Florensa El Fabuloso Tacto del Mago shuffled deck in bag, a card is named and performer removes several cards which add up to named card and first card is from same suit, binary five-card set-up that combines to any card Aprenda Ud. Magia 37
Edward Marlo Mathematical Marlo automatic placement, card and amount of cut-off cards is divined The Unexpected Card Book 75
Philip T. Goldstein Vested Power card selected by number and position, number and card found with spelling Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 5
James G. Thompson Jr. No Way two spectators decide on a number up to 25, first spectator counts down to that card in half the deck, performer writes down two cards, second spectator counts down, both cards match prediction The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 11) 787
Ken Krenzel Two-Gether Again two selections at same position in two piles, duplicate Afterthoughts 93
Harry Lorayne The 29th Card faroRelated to Afterthoughts 129
Roy Walton Witchcraft value found by down-under-deal, two methods Some Late Extra Card Tricks 5
Roy Walton Now and Then selection is found and number revealed, down-under-deal Some Late Extra Card Tricks 8
Karl Fulves Mathematical False Count card with value of rolled die shows up, is put in deck and returns Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 300
Audley Walsh, Eddie Fields Field's Zodiac Card Miracle card divination effect with astrological sign presentation, also divine how many cards spectator hides in pocketInspired byAlso published here The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 33
Nick Trost A Prediction and a Date - Updated Cards dealt to any year called for from 1900 to 1975, plus predict a cardVariations Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 16
Nick Trost The Ultra Date Trick Extension to year 2000 for A Prediction and a DateInspired by Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 17
Nick Trost Compute-a-thot Three spot in inserted into packet, selection is found by spelling or counting or next to Three Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 33
Bernard Bilis Pair-A-Noic spectator cuts off cards, two cards turn over in rest sandwiching selection and values total number of cut-off packet, set-upVariationsAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 136
Frederick Braue The Self-Arranging Pack counting off random cards from shuffled deck, a Ten at position ten and so onRelated to Fred Braue on False Deals 23
Gus Southall Dialing the Cards telephone number of spectator dealt out with "the spectator cuts to and counts down to the aces" procedure Fred Braue on False Deals 33
Karl Fulves Card Problems (A) spectator remembers card and its position, deck cut, card is still at same position, posed as a problem Interlocutor (Issue 17) 65
Charlie Randall Evening The Odds prediction reads: "there will be an even number of packets containing and odd number of cards" Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 10) 259
Harry Lorayne The Mate Trap faro, two effects:
- spectator pockets number of cards, performer finds out how many
- spectator pockets number of cards, two cards in rest sandwich that number of cards
Related to Quantum Leaps 222
Karl Fulves Liar's Stop Trick card at number remembered, then a different number checked and the card is now there, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 36) 142
Roy Walton Card School Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 6) 689
Roy Walton Count Me In "Two Tricks"
between sandwich cards appear as many cards as the value of the selection, numerical set-up
The Chronicles (Issue 15) 1205
Roy Walton The Ten To One Trick "Two Tricks"
one card between two Aces, ten cards between two Tens, cut into deck, number of cards corresponding to selection travels from Ten to Ace sandwich, numeric set-up, see also p. 1237 for credit information
The Chronicles (Issue 15) 1206
Bernard Bilis The Calculating Sandwich total of sandwich cards equals cut of packetAlso published here French Pasteboards 23
Karrell Fox Come Forth! card appears at fourth position Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 9) 395
Philip T. Goldstein Abacus cut-off number of cards and single card are predicted/divined, partial stackVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 10) 397
Karl Fulves The OJ Count with outjogged cards, spectator adds number cards he sees and gets different totalsRelated to Color Quik 20
Bob Hummer Hummer's Little Stranger spectator places some red cards in his left and right trouser and jacket pockets, performer divines numberRelated to Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 6
Bob Hummer Hummer's 18 Card Mystery spectator takes eighteen cards and turns over the top two cards and cuts the pile, that step is repeated as often as he likes, then the performer takes the cards behind his back and divines the amount of reversed cardsVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 7
Bob Hummer Lite-Ning Addition spectator removes an ace or a two face down, then a three or a four and so on, total of added values is divined (1940) Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 10
Bob Hummer The Gremlins cards with red and blue gremlins are shuffled, behind back performer sorts the card in two packets so amount of red gremlins in one packet is the same as blue gremlins in the other packet Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 41
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Impromptu Abacus cut-off number of cards and single card are predicted/divinedInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 12) 574
Paul Harris Shuffle Time cards are cut in piles, numbers on top change into current time Close-up Fantasies Finalé 43
Paul Harris Mickey Mouse Math cards change and split to display basic calculations with its spot values Close-up Fantasies Finalé 105
Danny Korem Riding a Wave card travels from thought of position to other position, based on Frederick Wingfield's "Thought Waves II" (Magick #19) The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 19
Gene Grant Estimation "A Matter of Debit and Credit" with blank cards, Larry Becker's "Ghost Image" DeckInspired by Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets Volume Two 40
Philip T. Goldstein Abacus cut-off number of cards and single card are predicted/divined, partial stack Thunday 3
Simon Aronson From All Indications... four piles, top card of one pile chosen, top cards of other piles used to count down to mates of the chosen cardVariations Sessions 9
David Solomon A Simple Indication four piles cut by spectator, top card of one pile chosen, top cards of other piles used to count down to mates of the chosen cardInspired by Sessions 13
Karl Fulves Lateral Leap chosen black card ends up in red packet at same positionRelated to Six Impromptu Card Tricks 15
Charles Hudson Abacus III cut-off number of cards and single card are predicted, partial stack, see credit corrections on page 864Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 6) 790
John F. Mendoza, Bernard Bilis Calculated Triumph small packet cut off, selection made and returned, deck shuffled face-up and face-down, all one way except sandwich in center with selection, sandwich cards total cut-off packetInspired by The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 59
Edward Marlo, Bernard Bilis I Missed impromptu version of Bilis' "Calculated Triumph", packet cut off, Triumph with rest, selection between two face up cards whose values add up to number of cut off cards Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 57
Paul Cummins Counting On It number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selectionVariations The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 132
Mitsunobu Matsuyama, Martin Gardner Chronometer Cards cards of one suit are laid out and elimination process is used to arrive at two cards, those coincide with current time Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 288
Michael Close, Stewart James Prose Duplex based on "Inverse Duplex" from New Tops, strange prediction effect involving numbers, automatic placement for two selections Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 285
Terry LaGerould Relationships deck of cards and dice are used to force letters A and D, AD is found Best of Friends - Volume II 563
Philip T. Goldstein Future Indicative deck cut in 4 packets, spectator choses top card of one pile, top cards of other piles are used to count down, mates to selection found Best of Friends - Volume II 403
Harry Lorayne Past Participle deck cut in four packets by spectator, spectator choses top card of one pile, top cards of other piles are used to count down, mates to selection found Best of Friends - Volume II 406
Harry Lorayne Dangling Participle spectator cuts deck in four piles, value of top card of piles are counted down to find their mates Best of Friends - Volume II 410
Harry Lorayne Relationships Plus deck of cards and dice are used to force letters A and D, AD is found along with other aces Best of Friends - Volume II 565
Unknown Impossible Coincidence card chosen, then divined on paper as well as its position (1935)Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 1
Dai Vernon, Frederick Braue Insolvable Mystery deck behind performer's back in handkerchief, spectator names any number, performer the card at this position, also with stooge that names card (1942)Inspired byRelated to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 11
John C. Wagner The Wagnerian Miracle spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, performer names position, estimation The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 109
Philip T. Goldstein Raw Deal selection and chosen card revealed with down-under deal Doth 2
Larry Jennings Eidetic The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 2 188
Sam Leo Horowitz Look Homeward, Angel card at named number is displaced but returnsAlso published here The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 168
Alex Scarella The Calculating Deck Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12, No. 2) 1603
Harry Lorayne Would It Be A Miracle? named number corresponds to distance between spectator's and performer's selectionRelated to Trend Setters 39
Anthony Lindan Flash Cards mathematical problem posed with cards, solution by card jumping out from the deckAlso published here
  • "Flash Cards" in Anthony Lindan's "The Leaper Explored"
The Minotaur (Vol. 2, No. 3) 6
Ken Simmons A Double Prediction spectator cuts off packet, amount of cards and card cut to are predicted, three methods Finally! 18
Edward Marlo A Number For Fast Company spectator cuts selections into deck, performer names its position and cuts off that many cards, crimp, memorized deckRelated to The Olram File (Issue 3) 12
Edward Marlo Out of Sorts strange coincidence in which the position of selection in packet is determined with value sequence in another packet, based on Andre Robert's "Titan" (Magigram March 81) The Olram File (Issue 8) 10
Larry West Cut-Up amount of cut cards is divined and card changes into selection The Minotaur (Vol. 3, No. 4) 8
Richard Vollmer Ten/Four at the end some coincidences occur Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 12) 2156
Chris Kenner Sybil The Trick number to 20 named, packet of that size produced with flourish cut, selection on the bottom of packet, number also predicted Totally Out Of Control 157
Frederick Braue Discoveries - The Count-Down chapter intro The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 25
Karl Fulves Bar Room Bingo cards distributed in six glasses, two glasses selected, aim is to get near 14 but not over Deceptive Practices 22
Edward Marlo Unstacked Indication deck cut in four piles, top card of chosen pile turned over, top card of other piles used to count down to match first card The Olram File (Issue 15) 8
Alex Elmsley Sum Talk of Alexander value of selection is used to deal to another selection and so on through the deck, sum of all values equates a number from beginning The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 171
Alex Elmsley Brownwaves II two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, performer stops spectatorVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 60
Alex Elmsley Brownwaves III two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, then namedRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 64
Alex Elmsley Failure number is thought of and card at this position in shuffled deck, performer divines both (most of the time)Also published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 76
Alex Elmsley Second Link two selections, named number corresponds to distance between those cardsRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 183
Alex Elmsley Signing Off performer names card an position, then all cards have performer's signature The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 189
Alex Elmsley Tuppence two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, then namedRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 319
Alex Elmsley, Bill Reid Direct Link featuring Bill Reid's "Automatic Discovery", named number corresponds to distance between spectator's and performer's selectionRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 329
Alex Elmsley The Obedient Faro shuffling a card to any position up to twenty with two shuffles, for magicians The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 346
John Northern Hilliard The Ne Plus Ultra Trick eight cards chosen and replaced, they and their position in the deck are predicted More Greater Magic 1218
John Northern Hilliard The "Ne Plus Ultra" Crystal four cards chosen and replaced, they and their position in the deck are divined More Greater Magic 1220
Bob Hummer The Magic Separation face-up/face-down mixed packet behind performer's back, two piles formed with same number of up and down cards, brief Crooked Tales 21
Karl Fulves Cleaver performer removes red and black cards, performer forms two packets behind back with same number of reds and blacks each Crooked Tales 21
Karl Fulves Passe Partout after seemingly fair cut & shuffle procedure spectator ends up with some face-up cards, this number is used to count down in second odd-backed deck, there is a card from first deck and its duplicate is found in original deckRelated to Crooked Tales 127
Peter Duffie Baker Street Branch a certain value is needed and chosen Duffie's Card Compulsions 41
Peter Duffie Eleven Plus stay stack principle, number prediction Duffie's Card Compulsions 170
Edward Marlo Two Memory Bits - Bit Two spectator names card, performer names number, with new pack order and straddle faros Facsimile (Issue 3) 44
Paul Cummins Counting On It number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selectionRelated toVariations from a shuffled deck in use... Part One 4
Paul Harris Mr. Lucky three cards corresponding to values of three coins appear on top of three piles even though coins are changed and cards removed The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 277
Paul Harris Mickey Mouse Math cards change and split to display basic calculations with its spot values The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 67
Jack Birnman Higher Math cards are used and transform/appear to illustrate simple calculationsRelated to The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 93
Paul Harris Shuffle Time cards are cut in piles, numbers on top change into current time The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 75
Frederick Braue Blown-Up Card at a Number Statistics mentioning number of possible orders The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 24
Richard Vollmer Sum Trick at the end some coincidences occur, each "heap" totals fourteen Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20, No. 4) 2782
Ken Krenzel Under Wraps performer knows position of selection in shuffled deck, wrapped in a napkin, deck switch, memorized deck Ingenuities 168
Karl Fulves Power of One pyramid layout with cards, orientation is reversed and values reverse with it, two methodsInspired byRelated to
  • "Paranoiac Pyramid" (Shigeo Futagawa, Jan. 1992, Genii)
The Vampire Chronicles 58
Peter Duffie Effortless Count-Down Kings cut and lost into the deck, deck is dealt into four piles by spectator, top cards are Ace Two Three Four, count down the values to find the KingsInspired by Effortless Card Magic 56
Peter Duffie Super Duplex Count-Down Two selections made fairly, able to locate both immediatelyInspired by Effortless Card Magic 92
Peter Duffie Mystic Seven Seven cards dealt down to find first selection face up. Seven cards dealt again, but find first selection again, the previous selection is now the second selectionInspired by Effortless Card Magic 93
Mickey MacDougall Trick of the Ages spectator cuts to cards which duplicate a chosen date The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 20
Dai Vernon Insolvable Mystery deck behind performer's back in handkerchief, spectator names any small number, performer the card at this positionRelated to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 22
"Magic" Christian Stelzel The Challenger single card is found by stop while counting, amount of cards is same as valueInspired by
  • Jean Hugard's "Challenges"
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 65) 1295
Larry Jennings, William Goodwin Even Higher Math Inspired by The Looking Glass (Issue 4) 144
Fred Kaps, James Swain I am in Debt cards total ten although one by one is removedRelated to 21st Century Card Magic 108
Lee Asher Touchez ".....is what you say !!", number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selectionInspired by Pulp Friction 12
Ralph W. Hull, Roberto Giobbi Miraculous Coincidence magician twice divines correct number of cut off cardsInspired by
  • "Still Simpler" (R. W. Hull, Sandu Writes Again, 1934, Paul Stadelman)
Card College - Volume 4 891
Karl Fulves The Good Book four jacks sticking out of book, numbers called an added, one of the jacks suddenly is at this page number Lost Vampire Secrets 209
David Regal On Call spectator's phone number appears Constant Fooling 1 111
David Regal The Sum Of The Parts Micky Mouse Math variation Constant Fooling 1 12
David Regal Your Number's Up card is found with spectator's phone number Constant Fooling 1 118
Darwin Ortiz Remote Control performer knows position of peeked at card in second deck Scams & Fantasies with Cards 98
Darwin Ortiz The Zen Master performer knows position of card, memorized deck Scams & Fantasies with Cards 102
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Sympathetic Numbers cards dealt until spectator calls stop, then four cards chosen, ten cards dealt, all selections are Tens and prediction is ten Hofzinser's Card Tricks 15
Al Baker Mysterious Divination stacked deck The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Contributions) 515
Al Baker An Old Ten-Card Trick spot on card displays thought-of number The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 637
Karl Fulves Apex Footnote connection to "I have as many cards as you..." and red black relationship principle, also with suits When Psychics Play Poker 43
Karl Fulves Sum Card Prophet spectator choses card face-up and stabs it into face-down deck, cards on either side add up to chosen valueRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 54
Karl Fulves Mixology spectator memorizes card and its position, gives riffle shuffle, performer names new position, shuffle tracking presentation Combo II 94
Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale Distant Marker spectator cuts deck, performer names number and a card of that value is at its numerical position from top Combo II 110
Dai Vernon Vernon Fooler key card Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks - Volume 1 32
Nick Trost, Roberto Giobbi A Compatibility Test mathematical, two selected cards predict a two-digit number Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 16
Nick Trost The Telephone Number Trick spectator's telephone number is produced Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 45
Nick Trost Four Times Nine some coincidences with the number 9 occur Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 55
Nick Trost The 20/20 Prediction several coincidence with the number 20 occur Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 128
Nick Trost, Charles Hudson Trost on Hudson's "Sorcerer's Sevens" some coincidences with the number seven occur Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 52
Nick Trost The Prophetic Phone Number the spectator's phone number is revealed as the climax of a card prediction Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 123
Nick Trost Destiny Deck coincidences with numbers and cardsRelated to Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 173
Fred Robinson, Ed Eckl Computation small packetInspired by The Magic of Fred Robinson 219
Dean Dill Dean's Dribble performer names position of thought-of card Memorease 5
Steve Beam Calling Cards phone number of spectator is revealed Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 265
Steve Beam, Walter B. Gibson Outflanked two spectators find each others card, mathematical selection procedureInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 45
Steve Beam, Martin Gardner The Ace-Two-Three Trick three sets of A-2-3 used for mathematical puzzle thing, inspired by Gardner's "Ace-Two-Three Trick" (Ibidem #6) Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 74
Scott Robinson The Plucker number named, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selectionInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 201
Steve Beam Scorecard two selections correspond with number after some calculations, based on "Affinity in Numbers" (Scarne on Card Tricks), with historyRelated to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 203
Steve Beam Scorecard II Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 205
Steve Beam Scorecard III Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 207
Steve Beam Scorecard IV Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 207
Tom Stone Derringer cards at 2 named numbers are predicted, stooge Maelstrom 133
Tom Stone Well-Timed Miracle card at number determined by stop watch is predicted Maelstrom 202
Gary Plants Mentally Count On It number thought of and selection at this position remembered, this many cards are rapidly produced, with selectionInspired byRelated to Lecture Notes - Honolulu Hawaii 22
Unknown The Cowboy Secret number of cards left after long dealing procedure is the same as value of a card on table Treacherous Impuzzibilities 14
Paul Vigil Think Stop performer counts mentally backwards, spectator says stop, then performer names number which is position of card Classic Fantastic 243