1,060 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling / Poker
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Adrian Plate The Great Poker Trick "a particular favorite of Mr. Adrian Plate", new deck opened and shuffled, seven hands dealt and performer wins The Art of Magic 128
Unknown Another Poker Trick three aces are controlled then riffle stacked for four playersRelated to The Art of Magic 130
Jack Merlin A Routine of Sleights at the Card Table - cards in spectator's pocket, card fished out very fast
- second and bottom dealing expose
Merlin at the Card Table 2
Jack Merlin Peep in Conjunction with a Second or Bottom as an Aid glimpsing cards on top and bottom while looking at hole card, dealing seconds or bottom accordingly Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin Bottom Deal as used in a Game management, with palming and when to deal bottoms Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin The Shooting of Pete McGuff story, two times seven hands, from new pack order Merlin at the Card Table 16
Jack Merlin To Name the Hole Cards in the Stud Game knowing the first dealt cards Merlin at the Card Table 12
Jack Merlin Exhibition Poker Feat five full houses, then straight from selected cut pile Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin The Hop off the Bottom switching hand in a game, Jinx SwitchRelated to Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin Master Poker Dealing royal flush from named suit, four hands Merlin at the Card Table 17
Jack Merlin Topping the Pack expose, helping spectator get a winning hand Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin The Riffle Stack four cardsRelated to Merlin at the Card Table 6
Jack Merlin Fake Runn Up three aces for four hands, preparedVariations Merlin at the Card Table 7
Jack Merlin Audacity Run Up stacking a straight, one shuffle, prepared Merlin at the Card Table 8
Jack Merlin To Deal Four Aces From Any Man's Pack riffle stack of four aces for four hands Merlin at the Card Table 15
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again The Book Without A Name 25
Laurie Ireland Stacking the Deck for Ireland's Card Tricks Including Two Poker Deals - The First Poker Deal
- The Second Poker Deal
with Ireland's memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 15
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stackAlso published here The Book Without A Name 22
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from 25 cards The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Unknown An Effective Poker Deal re-deal stacking done by spectator, double duke suggestionRelated toVariations Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 108
Victor Farelli Poker and Brag Four Aces produced in "magic gambling" routine via dealing procedureInspired by
  • "After the Four Ace Trick" (Billy O'Connor, The Magic Wand, June-Sept 1935)
"Lend Me Your Pack" 33
Lu Brent "We Stand Pat" stacked The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 136
Victor Farelli "Poker Face" Royal Straight Flush dealt to performer "Lend Me Your Pack" 37
Audley Walsh The Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 122
Victor Farelli The Harrison Deal Royal Flush lands in magician's handVariations "Lend Me Your Pack" 36
Michael F. Zens Quadruple Poker Trick Related toVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 369
Theodore Annemann, Michael F. Zens Call Your Hand ten card set-up, see credit claim by Val Evans on page 259Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 243
Unknown Imitation Seconds three jacks deal Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 332
Dai Vernon Automatic Second Deal hole in cardRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 305
Dai Vernon Poker Demonstration Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Charles T. Jordan Poker Player's Deal royal flush in named suit is located underneath handkerchief Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effectRelated toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 209
Charles T. Jordan The Poker Shark performer's hand transforms to beat the other players, set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Unknown A Subtle Set Up thumb count stack Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 365
Unknown Double Poker Deal set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Unknown Impromptu Poker Deal Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Stadelman Effective Poker Deal redistribution to stack royal flush Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Frank Lane A Slick Card Routine combo in which spectator finds selection, card is predicted, poker game is dealt, slick card and set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 100
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stackVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Tom Bowyer Klondyke Poker poker deal from new pack order Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Louis Nikola Poker trick with Nikola memorized deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
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
Frank Travers Gambler at Large! stack for demo with several games (Poker, Blackjack, Bridge)Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 257
Nate Leipzig Five Hands Variations Greater Magic 560
Ralph W. Hull Skilled? Second Dealing with Pop-Eyed Eye-Popper deck Greater Magic 533
Laurie Ireland A Gambling Expose aces controlled while shuffling, then fake center deal Lessons in Dishonesty 9
Martin Gardner Synthetic Seconds two selections travel together, presented as second deal demonstration, stooge The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 272
Unknown The Perfect Poker Trick Tens through aces are removed and dealt out multiple times, performer wins Greater Magic 303
William H. McCaffrey Unique Bridge and Poker Deal shuffled deck, card called out as memory demonstration (stacking), then bridge and poker deal demo Greater Magic 298
Frank Lane A Poker Deal Greater Magic 297
Unknown Poker Demonstration controlling the aces, belly strippers Greater Magic 461
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 275
William Larsen The Four Ace Deal thumb riffle stacking Greater Magic 305
Unknown A Si Stebbins System Wrinkle dealing Royal Flush from Si Stebbins Greater Magic 307
Jean Hugard, Tommy Tucker Poker Hand Repeat Trick six card repeat with poker presentation More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 33
Theodore Annemann Poker Plus three hands, performer's hand changes twice, each time to beat the spectator's hands The Incorporated Strange Secrets 16
Purvis W. Miller Setting up Poker Hands with the Riffle Shuffle mentioning pre-established breaks
1. To Run up Three Cards in a Four-Handed Game of Poker
2. To Set Up Two Hands, Threes in Each Hand, in a Four Hand Game
Related toVariations More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 21
Unknown Dishonesty at its Apogee naming cards during the deal from time to time Expert Card Technique 151
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
Frederick Braue The Royal Flush Deal simple faro stack Expert Card Technique 151
Frederick Braue Braue Poker Deal getting the aces, faro stackVariations Expert Card Technique 150
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Busted Bobtail four royal flush cards produced, then 5th has wrong suit, rest is transformed The Stripper Deck 15
John J. Crimmins Jr. Call Poker spectator chooses five cards in various way and ends up with Royal FlushInspired by The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Poker Challenge bet/game in which performer and spectator openly draw cards, solution on page 885 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Frank Travers big deal? "Rapid Set-up" & "Expert Deal", 2 special full deck stacks for Stud Poker, Draw Poker, Black Jack, Bridge, Rhummy The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 142) 799
Dai Vernon Vernon's Automatic Gambler same set-up dealt over and over for two playersRelated toVariations Select Secrets 19
Edward Marlo Blindfold Poker Deal Let's See the Deck 25
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Blind Man's Poker Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 23
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo Gardner-Marlo Poker Routine Related toVariations Let's See the Deck 28
Louis Zingone, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Flying Cards also as poker dealInspired by Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
Edward Marlo The Magical Gambler performer gets queens, spectator kings, queens change to aces Deck Deception 20
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Deal The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 95
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Two in One double duke Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 7
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Easy Skill three aces, then royal flush Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 8
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ace in the Hole Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Transparent Cards performer stacks himself three Aces and knows some cards (because they are apparently transparent) Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Bruce Elliott, S. W. Erdnase The Expert at the Card Table stacking three aces in a four hands game, modified Erdnase SystemInspired byRelated to
  • corrections on p. 28
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 5) 17
Laurie Ireland Laurie Ireland's Blindfold Poker Deal with unknown and selected hole card, tactile marks on side of card Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 21
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 58
Phil Weisbecker 3 Jacks & A Pat two hands, spectator always gets thee jacks, royal flush finaleRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 51) 210
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 57
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 6
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up six hands, two rounds, as RusduckRelated toVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 61) 249
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Stack It spectator stacks the hand while apparently losing the cards in the deck, as RusduckRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 226
Stewart James, Russell "Rusduck" Duck Variation on Rusduck's Stack It Inspired by The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 270
R. C. Buff The Middle Deal middle deal bluff, selected card dealt at named number My Best 11
Dariel Fitzkee I Won't Play Cards With You My Best 134
Neal Elias Blindfold Poker Deal brief idea At the Table Tricks 16
Warren Wiersbe Blindfold Poker Deal Mental Cases With Cards 7
Neal Elias Zingone Spread Poker Deal ideaInspired by At the Table Tricks 16
Unknown Poker jonah card principle, briefRelated to Card Control 103
Arthur H. Buckley A Cold Deck Warmed Up switching 48 cards (deck minus aces) and stack aces into positions Card Control 115
Unknown The Hold Out and Pick Up Builds redealing principle in combination with pick up stack Card Control 112
Arthur H. Buckley Demonstration Build of the Four Aces using the Buckley Double Cuts cutting system to stack cards Card Control 114
Neal Elias "Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do" using a combination cull stock shuffle At the Table Tricks 14
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 22
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler five people build a poker hand, after the cards are apparently mixed and the deck cut, all get the same cards again in the next round The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 471
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction outcome after shuffled deck predicted, punch deal Marlo In Spades 20
Edward Marlo Marlo's Gambling Routine no set-up, faro shuffle
- Poker-Rummy-Pinochle
- Black Jack
- The Sucker Hand
- Bridge Honors
Marlo In Spades 10
Edward Marlo A Straight Flush part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine" Marlo In Spades 16
Edward Marlo Super Memory presentation for royal flush punch deal Marlo In Spades 23
Billy McComb William's Poker Hand Trick several hands are dealt one hand is chosen it's a royal flush The First Book of William 39
Edward Marlo The Perfect Stack without adjustment, three aces are dealt to a player for two to eight players, punch deal Marlo In Spades 21
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deck, two methodsAlso published here Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 24
Edward Marlo The Blind Fold Stack punched cards as safety measure Marlo In Spades 23
Edward Marlo Pseudo Stacking combining riffle stacking and second deal Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo The Sucker's Stack combining riffle stacking and second deal Marlo In Spades 27
Unknown Jacks Wild The Royal Road to Card Magic 228
Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner A Poker Puzzle Related to The Royal Road to Card Magic 129
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Poker Hand Routine pair of deuces changes into Royal Flush, backs change as well, partial rough-smooth Rough & Smooth Possibilities 3
Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah cardRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 168) 672
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker dealRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 681
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopesRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 180) 719
Harvey P. Graham Bagged! poker routine for stage, with a stand The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 175) 702
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up (Streamlined) Inspired by The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 755
Al Leech Simplified Poker Deal ace stacking for five hands via re-dealing For Card Men Only 26
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes No. 8, Performer removes high cards (Ten, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle)Variations Scarne on Card Tricks 20
John Scarne The Dean's Poker Deal No. 23, Credited to "The Dean", a gambler from New Jersey, simple Jonah card poker deal Scarne on Card Tricks 45
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Poker Deal No. 68, Poker hands dealt from deck shuffled face up/down, final poker hand transformation (drunk man presentation)Variations Scarne on Card Tricks 124
Dr. Al Berndt, Peter Musto The New Deal Poker Hand No. 56, Poker deal from new deck order, draw poker Scarne on Card Tricks 100
H. K. Becker Your Flush gambling demonstration, royal flush finish The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 242) 966
Bert Fenn I Win! several phases, see p. 953 for corrections The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 237) 947
Bruce Elliott Elliott's Last Lethargy false second deal The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 250) 1001
Bill Simon The Middle Deal mock center dealRelated to Effective Card Magic 86
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Jinx-Ed eights and aces dealt in poker handInspired by The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 269) 1074
Bruce Elliott, Dai Vernon B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at itAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 248) 990
Audley Walsh Audley's Best The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 270) 1078
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker + The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 283) 1130
Al Leech The Sandwich Deal pseudo false dealing Card Man Stuff 20
Edward Marlo Invisible Bottom Deal The Cardician 89
Edward Marlo Effect Two straight flush shown with six cards, extra-card vanishes and reappears in sleeve Unlimited 13
Martin Gardner Poker Problem open drawing of cards, solution on p. 1104Related to The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deckAlso published here The Cardician 29
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction and a Principle spectator shuffles, yet aces are dealt outVariations The Cardician 33
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Routine half deck set-up, see also p. 63Inspired byAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 45
Stewart James Vernon Variation Inspired byVariations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 316) 67
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 320) 88
Dai Vernon Royal Monte "A Lesson in Artistic Card Handling"Variations Stars of Magic (Vol. 12, No. 1) 158
Russell "Rusduck" Duck E-Z Poker thumb count stacking of a poker hand The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 39
Unknown Card Stand for Gambler's Rehearsal to perform poker deals for larger crowd Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 98
Rufus Steele The Gambler's Rehearsal elaborated routine with full deck set upRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 90
Bruce Elliott No Second Deal miscall and duplicate, fake second deal The Best in Magic 182
Dai Vernon, Bruce Elliott B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at itAlso published here The Best in Magic 128
Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Dai Vernon, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah cardAlso published here The Best in Magic 190
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopesAlso published here The Best in Magic 194
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Zens-Ational see No. 8 for credit informationInspired byRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 2) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck S-T-R-A-I-G-H-T poker deal then back in order with a second round The Cardiste (Issue 2) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Poker Deal shuffled deck, marked The Cardiste (Issue 3) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Fantasies spectators get remembered hands again, poker and bridge dealInspired by The Cardiste (Issue 3) 14
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-upVariationsAlso published here The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 223
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Strictly Straight performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, Gilbreath precursorInspired by
  • Lynn Searles's "The Straight Gambler"
Related to
The Cardiste (Issue 1) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal - And Yet Again! eight hands, performer always gets a royal flush, as a climax all have good hands and performer almost has a royal flush, then he exchanges the wrong card and gets the missing oneInspired by The Cardiste (Issue 1) 9
Charles Hudson Hocus Pocus six hands, five rounds, ends with royal flushInspired by The Cardiste (Issue 2) 5
Tom Ransom Suicide Build progressive poker deal, from five to two handsVariations The Cardiste (Issue 4) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker Poser stud deal The Cardiste (Issue 4) 3
Unknown The Milk Build Shuffle The Cardiste (Issue 2) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Run-Up The Cardiste (Issue 4) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Study in Stud system for coding/designating a card with four cards, for a stud dealRelated toVariations The Cardiste (Issue 4) 4
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four acesRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Encore! encore to Koldex, spectators chose a poker hand and after deck is shuffled and cut, they get the same againRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 9) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Scrambled Straights straights, all hands, Gilbreath precursor (see Fulves' "When Psychics..." reference)Related toVariations The Cardiste (Issue 8) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Run-Up bringing deck back in order, when doing gambling (dealing) routines The Cardiste (Issue 9) 6
William P. Miesel Straight Cheating straights, then four royal flushes as climaxRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 5) 6
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Koldex Deluxe ten hands, then 5 handsRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 7) 4
Ronald B. Edwards The Cocoanut Poker Deal royal flush, special procedure, duplicates The Cardiste (Issue 6) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Revolving Poker with spelling The Cardiste (Issue 6) 9
Gerald Kosky Poker Run-Up System no jogs, no breaks, no milk build shuffle The Cardiste (Issue 11) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Alphomega five hands, resets itself, optional climax with ten hands The Cardiste (Issue 9) 3
Stephen Herald Royal Aces five hands, always getting four aces, royal flush as a kicker, duplicates The Cardiste (Issue 11) 6
Edward Marlo The Wrong Hand player receives aces, performer straight flush Faro Notes 38
Alex Elmsley Aces Up tacking with faro shuffle for any number from 2-5 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 15
Edward Marlo The Jack Deal three jack deal without extra jack Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 116
Edward Marlo Exhibitionism openly dealing thirds and fourths Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 118
Lin Searles The Slow-Motion Crooked Straight fake false dealing from all parts of deck, pseudo mate pairs Slow Motion Poker Deals 3
Dai Vernon Sure Fire Showdown ten Card Poker Principle, strippersRelated to Inner Secrets of Card Magic 69
Edward Marlo "He's My Partner" dealing four aces to partner after deck is shuffled Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 117
Lin Searles The Cross Shuffle Slow-Motion Deal thirds of deck shuffled according to spectator's wishes, yet predicted Full House received in seven-handed game, faroRelated to Slow Motion Poker Deals 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poko-Combo stack that allows combination for ten card poker deal, strictly straight and straight cheatingRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 12) 2
Lin Searles The Slow-Motion Idiot's Shuffle deck shuffled face-up/face-down in slop style from tabled packets, humorous presentation, then "eightses" are dealt to performer Slow Motion Poker Deals 5
Edward Marlo If I Were a Card Cheat how to present riffle stacking to audiences Riffle Shuffle Systems 85
Edward Marlo Key Card System pseudo stacking, actually key cards next to aces, face up deal and second deal Riffle Shuffle Systems 111
Edward Marlo Faro Plus Seconds - Stud riffle and overhand combination Riffle Shuffle Systems 108
James Steranko Dead Man's Hand Finale Chapter Twelve, "A Lesson in Card Artistry"
spectator choses card, they turn out to be Dead Man's Hand (pair of Eights and Aces), third Ace appears between them
Steranko on Cards 83
Dai Vernon Blindfold Poker Deal Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 9
Charlie Miller Poker Deal target cards from shuffled first deal placed into own hand via bottom deals The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 28
Edward Marlo, Harry Lorayne, Martin Gardner Lorayne's Poker Deal Inspired byRelated toVariations Close-up Card Magic 153
Dai Vernon Vernon Automatic Second Deal hole in top cardRelated to Early Vernon 28
Dai Vernon Puzzling Demonstration top two cards transpose, also as fake second dealRelated to Early Vernon 56
Harry Lorayne Short Pseudo Exposé one card changes to complete royal flush Close-up Card Magic 243
Dai Vernon Vernon Poker Demonstration Early Vernon 26
Dai Vernon Vernon Poker Routine - Revised Early Vernon 64
Harry Lorayne, Dai Vernon, Sam Schwartz Push-Through Poker four cards change to complete royal flush Close-up Card Magic 207
Unknown Little Fella' - Big Fella' set-up that is redealt multiple timesRelated to Close-up Card Magic 61
Nate Leipzig Automatic Gambler royal flush Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 160
Edward Marlo Any Number of Hands shuffled deck, any number of hands named, performer looks through deck, when cards are dealt, the named value four-of-a-kind is in the named hand Faro Controlled Miracles 10
Edward Marlo Card Stack Demo kings openly stacked, tens and aces end up also, faro and overhand stacking, for correction see Facsimile referenceRelated to Faro Controlled Miracles 37
Edward Marlo Bluff Poker Stack The Patented Shuffle (Issue 5 I Shuffled the Cards)
Edward Marlo Stacking Demo - 5 Hand Stack
- Six Hands
The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 9
Edward Marlo Fast Demonstration of Stacking a Pair The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 11
Edward Marlo Power Poker #2 ace stacking demo, everybody gets a good hand The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 18
Edward Marlo Call and Stock any called value is stacked into named number of hands, from new pack order stack The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 26
Edward Marlo Center Stacking cards stacked while apparently being in centerRelated to The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 38
Edward Marlo The Double Stack stacking two hands The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 40
Edward Marlo The Triple Stack stacking three pairs of cards The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 43
Edward Marlo Power Poker #1 stacking aces, everybody gets a good hand as wellRelated toVariations The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 12
Edward Marlo Transition Poker ace stacking with new deck order climax The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 15
Al Leech Five Aces into Aces Super Card Man Stuff 43
Jack Avis Poker Dice Coincidence poker dice match dealt hand, posed as a problem The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 11) 57
Roy Walton Lesson In Larceny ten card packet, spectator deals cards from top or bottom and gets a straight, performer acesRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 9) 47
Karl Fulves Prelude explaining "dealing heavy" to audience, then surplus card vanishes The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 10) 114
Al Koran Double Deal dealing five people the same cards, set up, twenty-five duplicates, siamesa Al Koran's Professional Presentations 119
Karl Fulves Color Control - Mentalists Night Out after a riffle shuffle some pairs and features of the hands are foreseen, ESP deckRelated to Epilogue (Issue 1) 2
Francis Haxton Gambler's Last Chance performer holds four cards, spectator choses any card face-down, it completes Royal FlushInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 10) 113
Harry Lorayne Ten Card Poker Deal multiple phase template routineVariations Deck-Sterity 72
Fred Lowe The Innocent Cheat ? Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 190
Roy Walton Draw Poker Plus 25-card deck can be dealt in as many piles as often as spectators want, yet performer receives royal flushRelated to
  • correction on p. 86
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 4) 79
Edward Marlo Pseudo One Riffle Stacks eleven methods Riffle Shuffle Finale (Issue Pseudo One Riffle Stacks) 1
Alan Keith Open Challenge stack by Val Evans Expert Card Conjuring 61
John Braun, Rufus Steele 3 Jacks Revamped duplicate jack, with credit information, see p. 200 for further creditsInspired by
  • "Jack-Jack-Jack" (Rufus Steele, Card Tricks You Will Do, 1928)
Related to
  • p. 172 for Lynn Searles suggestion
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 4) 157
Dr. Taub Three Jacks Revamped see p. 200 for further creditsInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 7) 179
Edward Marlo Applications of the Immediate Bottom Deal:
- As An Exchange
- As A Count-Down Effect
- Gambling Demonstration
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 225
Peter Alexis Scarlock's Card phoned person knows dealt poker handsInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 214
Karl Fulves The Cast of the Cards "Cards & Dice", poker deal, values determined by roll of dice show up in one hand The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 3) 152
Karl Fulves Demon Dice "Cards & Dice", 9 poker dice, 3 spectators combine a hand and they're dealt out The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 3) 153
Karl Fulves Babel Bruce Cervon at the Castle, weird Poker Problem, James Randi and his broken back The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 182
Fred Lowe Second Deal Sam story presentation Expert Card Conjuring 58
Terry Guyatt, Edward Marlo Guyatt's Drunken Cut Improved deck shuffled face up face down, still good hands dealtRelated to Expert Card Conjuring 63
Karl Fulves Cyclic Poker performer knows cards in poker hands after a riffle shuffle with pinochle deck Epilogue (Issue 3) 22
Karl Fulves Poker Puzzle ten card packet is dealt out multiple times, at the end performer gets four aces The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 11) 206
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal ten card set-upRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 219
Alton Sharpe Expert Poker Demonstration 23 card set-up Expert Card Conjuring 60
Edward Marlo Effect 4 Queen and Ten visually change into 2 Queens On the Acrobatic Cards 15
Bob Koch Visible Poker Hand Change three acrobatic flap cards, "Zapped!" On the Acrobatic Cards 80
Dai Vernon A Poker Problem aces dealt out to any number of players after a single fair cut without bottom dealing The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 187
Father Cyprian Faro Flush after shuffling, performer gets Royal Flush Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Karl Fulves According to Hoyle stud poker, after each card is dealt, the performer's face up card are exchanged with one of the other player's, performer still winsRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 1) 218
Ron Ferris Royal Aces aces put on deck, dealt for 2 players, performer gets aces, in repeat spectator gets aces and performer straight flush Expert Card Mysteries 82
Martin A. Nash A Gambler Sits Down faros and second dealing, several phases, ends with royal flush The Cardiste (Issue 13) 14
Karl Fulves Marked Improvement cards shuffled and dealt in groups of five, marks on back of cards of one pile tell what's in the next pileRelated to
  • "Swindle Sheet", Issue 1 (Fulves)
Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Riffle Shuffle Techniques) 31
Jon Racherbaumer Addition to Marlo's "Matching Miracle" poker hand duplication, see "Matching Miracle" (The New Tops, July 1966) Hierophant (Issue 1) 26
Karl Fulves The Compleat Gamester proposition bets
- Birthday Bet (see p. 292 for Mel Stover comment)
- Red And Black
- License Plate Poker
- Ace-Deuce-Jack Variations
- Black And White
- Coin Swindles
- 3-Card Poker
- Odds On Favorite
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 9) 272
Dai Vernon Repeat Poker Deal set-up, table farosRelated to Epilogue (Issue 5) 33
Bruce Cervon Perpetual Motion Poker fifty cards, progressive poker deal, royal flush at the end The Cardiste (Issue 13) 3
Alan Keith Can You ...deal a good poker hand Expert Card Mysteries 105
Karl Fulves Joker Poker joker is inserted in 15-card packet which is then dealt out, hand with joker has a pair and wins Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Displacements) 33
Roy Walton You Can't Cheat An Honest Man two hands, performer always has four jacks, aces as climax The Devil's Playthings 47
Frank Lane Lane's Winning Hand Deal two phasesVariations Expert Card Mysteries 88
J. W. Sarles, Karl Fulves Beat The House humorous dealing routine in which performer plays against two players and always gets one card less, three phases, in final phase performer gets non and players blank cards The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 1) 294
Larry Jennings The Future Gambler overhand stacking demo, riffle stacking demo, triumph finishRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 13) 29
Edward Marlo Pseudo Centers four aces face up, greek deal Magic Mafia Effects 25
Karl Fulves 10-Card Deal Variation only better chances of winning by performer, not sure-fire The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 8) 341
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale, see also p. 340 & 342Inspired byRelated to
  • "The Psychological Loser" (Daniel Dobson, Tokyo Trickery by Takinshi Nemoto, Magic Inc.)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 5) 325
Edward Marlo The Surprise Packet card in named hand shown indifferent during poker deal, they change into Aces, possible follow-up to Collins Aces Hierophant (Issue 3) 140
Daniel Dobson The Psychological Loser spectator shuffles packet, is put on top of deck and dealt, originally from "Tokyo Trickery" by Takinshi Nemoto (1967, Magic, Inc.)Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 8) 340
Edward Marlo 10 Hands Stack using Zarrow, see page 155 for additional observations, dated 1966 Advanced Fingertip Control 148
Bruce Cervon Dealing the Flush Royal Flush for any number of players from 2 to 8, stack & faros Hierophant (Issue 3) 120
David Moore Ultimate Erdnase Royal Flush face-up in deck, overhand stacked, with surprise, Magician vs. Gambler theme, see also p. 332 and p. 337Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 5) 328
Norman Houghton Ultimate stack with apparent missInspired by Epilogue (Issue 9) 71
Derek Dingle Super Interchange Reputation-Makers 217
Edward Marlo Repeat Challenge Poker Deals Expert Card Chicanery 33
Harry Lorayne Lorayne's Poker Deal #2 Related to Reputation-Makers 151
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 by Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 3) 18
Edward Marlo The Spectator's Deal spectator removes ten cards and deals them, performer receives Royal Flush Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 241
Dai Vernon, Stewart Judah Automatic Poker same set-up dealt over and over for two players, from Daley Notebooks The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 2) 473
Karl Fulves This Is A Poker Hand? four aces are stacked from a shuffled deck The Book of Numbers 6
Peter Kane The Lazy Gambler flourish deal vom incomplete faro position, performer gets aces Another Card Session with Peter Kane 17
Karl Fulves Aces To Win packet trick with gambling presentationRelated to The Book of Numbers 20
Bruce Cervon Face Up Stacks overhand stack demo, then Triumph Stack Expert Card Chicanery 7
Dai Vernon, Bruce Cervon Devil's Elevator apparent second, third, fourth deals with small packetInspired by
  • "The Devil's Elevator" (Necromancer #9)
Related toVariations
Epilogue (Issue 16) 143
Jay Ose, Frank Garcia Shoot-Out Poker Royal Flush shoots out of the deck, secret rubber band Million Dollar Card Secrets 84
Roy Walton Informer four quarters on table with an unknown indicator card in front of each, spectator cuts off a pile of each quarter, the indicator cards predict how many cards have been cut off of each pile, in second phase two poker hands are constructed from two piles The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 2) 575
Frank Garcia Head to Head Poker kind of Always cut the Cards in reverse, crimp Million Dollar Card Secrets 82
Nick Trost High Card Poker Deal stacked poker deal, spectator shuffles, gilbreath Card Cavalcade 157
Brother John Hamman Royal Gambol cards of a mediocre poker hand in row on table, some cards are exchanged, royal flushVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 7th Folio) 533
Allen Swift Swift Poker Deal face up face down shuffled deck, using cut-and-turn-over-forceRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 86
Frank Garcia, John Scarne Poker Dream based on Scarne's Drunk Poker Deal, cards dealt from face up face down shuffled deckRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 88
Dr. Jacob Daley Winning Aces dealing winning pair of aces for two to seven players, small stack Million Dollar Card Secrets 104
Earl Keyser 22-Card Poker Deal after any number of faro shuffles, the dealer always wins, stack Epilogue (Issue 16) 151
Derek Dingle Master Poker Demonstration combination, color changing deck climax, simplified handling
- Getting Ready
- Cutting the Aces
- The Second Deal
- Dealing from the Bottom
- Stacking
- Patter
- Notes for Card Experts, Historians and Anyone Else Who Might be Interested
Inspired byRelated to Innovations (Issue 1) 1
Edward Marlo The Re-Setting Riffle Shuffle Stack changing the number of players for a stacked hand The Shank Shuffle 45
Edward Marlo Deal Us In changing the number of players for a stacked hand The Shank Shuffle 51
Lin Searles Dealing Centers Aces cut in middle and dealt from there, last Ace travels to sleeve The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 667
Frank Garcia, George Schindler Duck Poker strange... no effect really Super Subtle Card Miracles 126
Peter Alexis Scarlock's Card phoned person knows dealt poker handsRelated to Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 13
Edward G. Brown The Poker Hand ten cards are chosen and two poker hands formed, without looking at the cards, the spectator selects a hand, performer's hand is a royal flushRelated toVariations The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 36
Lin Searles 3 Jacks Three Jacks Deal elaboration, see also p. 735 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 672
Lin Searles Idiot's Shuffle cards shuffled face-up/face-down (for real), then four eights (instead of aces) are dealtVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 664
Lin Searles Problems suggesting two plots where the performer turns his back
- spectator switches two poker hands of several and performer can identify them
- spectator deals poker hands, one from the bottom, that hand is identified
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 670
Father Cyprian Faro Flush spectator shuffle bluff, two faros, deal Super Subtle Card Miracles 25
Covari Impossible Poker Stack card case as hold out and bottom deal Super Subtle Card Miracles 85
George Schindler Poker Dream Inspired by Super Subtle Card Miracles 128
Lin Searles Crossroader five-card poker hand spread face-down, center card is red-backed Queen of Spades, one card exchanged, now all have different colored backs The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 671
Allan Slaight Top Twenty Poker, Gin, Blackjack combination The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 9) 637
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 StroutInspired 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
Edward Marlo Simplex Blindfold Deals seven methods The Unexpected Card Book 20