85 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Appearance / Miscellaneous
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Eugene Bosco The Sand Frame Tricks with Cards 171
Professor Field Professor Field's Card Frame pieces shot with pistol on the frame Tricks with Cards 172
Unknown The Card in the Candle card appears on top of candle Tricks with Cards 239
Unknown The Improved Card Drawer "To produce Two Cards in succession from an Empty Drawer", with routine suggestions, including having the spectator decide whether the two selections should appear in the box face-to-face or back-two-back More Magic 118
Unknown Mysteriöses Glaskästchen card appears in transparent glass case Der moderne Kartenkünstler 200
Unknown Kartenfang in der Luft catching cards at end of wand Der moderne Kartenkünstler 185
Unknown Die Diogenes-Laterne card appears in small lanternRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
John Hamley Cards from behind Knee clipped behind trouser Later Magic 55
Theodore Annemann Twentieth Century Cards selection is hole-punched and appears between 2 other punched and threaded cards, see page 99 for improvement by R.M. Jamison The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 10) 50
Theodore Annemann Wanted - A Card Routine Without Cards! invisible deck presentation for any named card to pocket, no method The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 60
Karl Germain Neat Mystery two cards appear on face of deck in glass The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 98) 603
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Diminishing Cards fan of giant cards produced from under spectator's coat Prepared Cards and Accessories 19
Jean Hugard Hey! Presto! selection appears in a glass held by performer Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 8) 35
Harry "Roz-On" Rosenblum The Sand Frame technical improvement for the sand frame Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 6) 82
Bert Douglas The Invisible Card Routine named card appears, card index in magazine Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 13
Al Leech An Unscrupulous Deal chosen card is dealt apparently from nowhere, second deal Manipulating with Leech 28
Ted Danson The Seance Card Trick Mini card matching selection appears in previously empty matchbox "Come a little closer..." 27
Cy Endfield Two To Divine card appears between sandwich cards in handRelated to Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part I 10
Edward Marlo Between the Aces Side Steal 51
Edward Marlo Bold Steal - Third Handling selection between aces Side Steal 10
R. Sid Spocane II The Royal Lovers four of a kind appear one by one between sandwich cardsRelated to Deck-Sterity 86
Dr. James Nuzzo The Magic Split single card splits into two selections when turned face up Expert Card Conjuring 68
Fred Lowe Card in Glass glass is put on deck, handkerchief over it, glass lifted and selection is in glass Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 64
Karl Fulves Teleportation signed selection appears in a card frame and eventually changes into second signed selectionRelated to Close-Up Mental Magic 18
Karl Fulves Royal Blue in red-backed packet four Aces appear one by one, they have different backsInspired by Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 308
Alan Shaxon The Invisible Card and Envelopes An invisible though of card is put in an invisible envelope and sealed in an empty visible envelope. Envelope and correct card appear. Practical Sorcery 12
Karl Fulves Generation jokers duplicate cards put between them, posed as a problemRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 14) 54
Ken Krenzel Instant Appearance more a pop-out The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 148
Paul Harris Special Handling #2 - The Lay Down splitting tabled card for Open Travelers Las Vegas Close-Up 30
Woody Landers Open Faced Sandwich card appears visually between sandwich cards Card Cavalcade Finale 81
Richard Kaufman The Crystal Ball card appears on blank card in stages (Apparition) CardMagic 178
Karl Fulves Frameworks card case frame (like purse frame), aces appear and vanish Card Under Glass 88
Edward Marlo The Appearance two selections appear on top and bottom, using card clip Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 105
Edward Marlo Count Conjuring five cards, three selections appear one by one, indifferent cards vanish Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 153
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez Fantasy Aces aces appear on tableRelated to Close-up Fantasies - Book I 19
Richard Kaufman Apparition card appears on blank card in stages Cardworks 153
Derek Dingle Apparition Too blank card progressively transforms into picture card The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 23
Marconick Card Case Revisited deck cased and rubbed over hand, selection appears, slit in case The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part II 45
Karl Fulves Card Production from Bills two cards are produced from 4 bills Six Impromptu Card Tricks 28
Karl Fulves Opposite Illusion aces produced between jokers one by one, without method Ace Machine 4
Ron Bauer Three for the Price of One Switch one card changes into three cards A Close-Up Kinda Guy 19
Paul Harris Language of the Cards cards divined via layout of Seven of Hearts, Ten of Spades on table with other cards, indifferent card transforms into three selections A Close-Up Kinda Guy 15
Paul Harris Slider four cards placed on table, four other cards appear underneath them (doubles) The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 21) 196
Jerry Sadowitz C.N.D. four royal flush cards change to aces, single card becomes royal flush, inspired by Roy Walton's "Outward Bound" (Pabular) Cards Hit 35
Stephen Tucker The inner limits Producing selection from behind a card/box using backpalming (pretty standard techniques) The Card-Mad-gic of Stephen Tucker 19
Meir Yedid Born Again double backer is split into two cards which produce another card (baby) Best of Friends - Volume II 293
Jon Racherbaumer Holy Point of Arrivel I visual Don England's Gaffed to the Hilt! 70
Don England, Richard Kaufman Holy Point of Arrivel II visual Don England's Gaffed to the Hilt! 73
Ricardo Baccarini Materialization Mental card appears under paper Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 12) 2005
Mark Sicher Double Image using Mirror, based on Paul Harris' "Twilight Zone" Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 7) 1809
Ken Krenzel Cul-de-Sac card vanishes and reappears when pushed perpendicular through two cards, visualVariations Close-up Impact! 154
Vanni Bossi The Scooping Glass chosen card appears in glass, which is moved along tabled spreadAlso published here Vanni Bossi NEW Lecture Notes 14
Harry Levine The Menace four cards vanish one by one and reappear again The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 42) 748
Helge Thun Indeed a 4-Ace Trick last ace appears on table Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17, No. 11) 2434
R. Paul Wilson Zulu Sandwich three cards appear one by one between isolated sandwich The Little Black Book 7
Darwin Ortiz Beat the Dealer short blackjack routine Cardshark 146
Gary Kurtz The Invisible Cards and Envelopes named invisible card put in invisible envelope is put in real envelope and becomes visible there, 1 of 36, named number is also on envelopeInspired by
  • "The Invisible Cards and Envelopes" (Alan Shaxon, Practical Sorcery)
Notes from The Summit 1
Vanni Bossi Suction Cup chosen card appears in glass, which is moved along tabled spreadAlso published here The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 56) 1047
Dan Block One-Card Poker two cards become five - a royal flush Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19, No. 7) 2665
Tommy Wonder Recalcitrant box reappears around deck and changes place with cards
- Phase One: The Vanish of the Case
- Phase Two: The Case Returns
- Phase Three: The Transposition
- Phase Four: The Case Comes Back Again!
The Books of Wonder - Volume 2 139
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez Fantasy Aces aces appear on table The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 191
Gary Kurtz The Invisible Cards and Envelopes named invisible card put in invisible envelope is put in real envelope and becomes visible there, named number is also on envelope
- First Version - Forcing the Suit
- Second Version - Fifty-Two Possibilities
Inspired by Notes from The Summit (revised edition) 1
Ken Krenzel The Eclipse Production aces appear reversed in face down spread without coverRelated to Ingenuities 128
Peter Duffie The Apparition Magician has four Kings, spectator has four Jumbo Kings. Selection appears amongst the Kings, jumbo version of selection appears amongst the jumbo Kings in their hands. Effortless Card Magic 87
Vanni Bossi The Card in the Glass chosen card appears in glass, which is moved along tabled spread Card College - Volume 3 731
Joshua Jay Matchbox Restoration Matchbox gimmick used to restore torn card, vanish, produce or shrink a cardAlso published here A Teen's Routines 42
Joshua Jay Matchbox Restoration Matchbox gimmick used to restore torn card, vanish, produce or shrink a cardAlso published here Magic Atlas 119
David Regal Ace in the Hole Ace of Spades pulled out of and vanished into a "black hole" (black paper circle), card grows and shrinks in the process Close-Up & Personal 80
Lee Asher New Addition to the Thunderbird four Ace production Pulp Friction 3
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Lost, Stolen, Strayed - A King card vanishes in deck, then rises (= is pulled from) from behind another single card Hofzinser's Card Tricks 137
William Goodwin The Queens four queens disappear and reappear one at a time on top of deck Penumbra (Issue 8) 10
Justin Higham Biddle Appearance Face up card appears to be thrown onto the table from thin airRelated to Dexterity Manual 27
John Guastaferro, Paul Harris Materialization Inspired by One Degree 22
Leon Etienne Second Printing card appears from closed case as apparently printed card on case is removed Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 42
Roberto Giobbi Folded Card to Purse Frame card comes out of purse frame Secret Agenda (Issue Aug 3) 231
John Guastaferro Lost & Found selection vanishes from clear plastic sleeve, then reappears inside, inspired by Roy Walton's "Jefferson's Jest"Related to One Degree 113
Jack Carpenter Howlin' Wolf Aces aces lost, one cut to and placed on spectator's hand, it becomes all 4 after a bit of byplay Full Frontal Mayhew 25
Roberto Giobbi The Card in the Mirror of the Mind identity of card is reflected in mirror from blank cardRelated to Confidences 239
John Guastaferro Playing the Odds ideaInspired by Discoveries & Deceptions 55
Tyler Wilson Hot Pocket Card that is "freely" named appears in magician's shirt pocket Bich Circa '99 31
Tyler Wilson Hot Pocket hands-off, spectator empties performer's shirt pocket and writes down name of any card which appears in shirt pocket The EH Team 18
Vanni Bossi La Belle Captive chosen card appears in glass, which is moved along tabled spreadAlso published here The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 3
Vanni Bossi Card under Glass Production cards appear under glass several timesInspired by The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 6
Vanni Bossi The Case of Mistaken Identity two selections, deck cased, one selection appears on palm, it changes into second selectionInspired by The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 84
Giancarlo Scalia Produzione Assi... Da 1 a 4 card produced from the air then card changes into four aces Semplici Immagini 4