116 entries in Cards / Sleights / Controls / Spectator shuffles - Subtleties
  
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Unknown Shuffling Deck with Key Card Modern Magic 65
Unknown Shuffling with Key Card "very small risk of the two cards being parted" Tricks with Cards 41
Unknown Holding Out Partial Stack palming thirteen cards while spectator shuffles More Magic 29
Unknown Card Naming when stack has been shuffled, punch deck More Magic 81
Unknown Undoing Riffle Shuffle with Stripper New Era Card Tricks 55
Unknown Deck Crimp Location New Era Card Tricks 72
S. W. Erdnase The Blind Shuffle For Securing Selected Card with palm off for a spectator shuffle The Expert at the Card Table 141
Unknown The Stabbed Card using sticky card to control selection The Art of Magic 127
Oswald Rae Stock Addition after Spectator's Shuffle palmed cards added when completing spectator's cut Sub Rosa 3
Theodore Annemann A Couple of Cards Get Together two selections come together on top despite the spectator's overhand shuffleRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 20
Theodore Annemann The $ 1,000 Test Card Location stacked, riskyRelated toVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 43
Unknown Spectator Shuffles Stacked Deck credit information, short overhand shuffle Mental Magic with Cards 19
Unknown Shuffling a Stacked Deck short shuffle, credit to Stanyon's Magic The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 19) 108
Unknown Shuffling Despite Key Card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 22
Unknown Spectator Riffle Shuffles and key remains on top or near top Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 89
Unknown New Card Discovery two key cards, spectator shuffles briefly Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 32
Charles T. Jordan Trailing the Dovetail Shuffle to its Lair distributing stacked suit with 2 riffle shuffles Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 42
Charles T. Jordan Spectator's Red Black Shuffle spectator deals divided deck in 2 heaps and riffle shuffles them Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 47
Theodore Annemann A Couple of Cards Get Together two selections come together on top despite the spectator's overhand shuffle, pencil dot cardRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 82
Unknown Location Plus slick key card, spectator (overhand) shuffles Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 97
Theodore Annemann $1,000 Test Card Location stacked, riskyRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 215
James Maxwell The Locator spectator's shuffling while short card stays next to selection Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 313
Unknown Shuffling with a Key Card Greater Magic 94
Unknown Shuffling despite Key Cards - The Overhand Shuffle
- The Dovetail Shuffle
Greater Magic 96
Charles T. Jordan Interlocking Chain Principle Greater Magic 101
Unknown The Master Card Location two key cards, spectator riffle shuffles Greater Magic 97
Theodore Annemann Eagle Location risky location in which spectator shuffles his own card backRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 397
Unknown Key Card Shuffle Subtlety The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 83) 533
Crocker Xkwizit! two hinged cards in deck to keep cards together while shuffled freely The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 117) 689
Henry Hardin Hindu Dream cards in hat, shaken and top card removed four times The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 119) 701
Unknown Short Card & Riffle Shuffle two cards stay together The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 121) 707
Herbert Hood A Thought Out-Thought free selection divined, marked & stacked The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 136) 776
Charles Nyquist The Principle of Alternative Terminations - And Its Applications When the Spectator Shuffles stratagem for controlling a card while spectator shuffles the deck, several outs My Best 27
Unknown Shuffling with Key Card Watch This One! 37
Ronald B. Edwards Group Shuffle Transfer deck is shuffled first half, then second half, cards are transferred The Cardiste (Issue 11) 13
Charlie Miller You Do as I Do tip The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 60
Unknown, Edward Marlo Fifth Method spectator's shuffle likely retains top/bottom cards, key card Estimation 29
Edward Marlo Eleventh Method real riffle shuffle in lieu of a faro after estimated fingertip peek Estimation 33
Edward Marlo Twelfth Method based on principle that spectator shuffles top card to bottom in small packet overhand shuffle Estimation 33
Harry Lorayne This is Mind-Reading? two key cards, spectator shuffles, out of hands selectionRelated to Close-up Card Magic 86
Harry Lorayne Three Again Three-spot as multiple out indicator card, with real shuffles Close-up Card Magic 108
John S. Frazee The Shuffle Force spectator shuffles top card to bottom in small packet overhand shuffle, see Linking Ring, Vol. 26 No. 2, April 1946, page 56 Estimation 33
John S. Frazee Shuffle Force principle that spectator shuffles top card to bottom in small packet overhand shuffle Faro Controlled Miracles 15
Martin Gardner Stock Holdout spectator shuffles deck in parts, but partial stack is retained, for credit information see referenceRelated to Epilogue (Issue 2) 9
Unknown Spectator Shuffles Stack briefly The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 4) 161
Ellis Stanyon Basic Move 3 shuffling a stacked deck, credit informationRelated to
  • Stanyon's "Magic", Vol. 13 No. 10, July 1912
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 183
Unknown Clear Voyant stacked, spectator shuffles, "queen removal"-glimpse Million Dollar Card Secrets 67
Father Cyprian Faro Flush spectator shuffle bluff, two faros, deal Super Subtle Card Miracles 25
Gerald Kosky Yore Finder two key cards and optional fishing, credit correction on page 65Related to Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 5) 39
Jon Racherbaumer Challenge Location see "Publisher's Note", extremely risky Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 5) 39
Charles Nyquist, Jack McMillen The Drop Shuffle spectator pushes messy halves together, rosetta shuffle Sleights & Swindles 11
Unknown Use for Short Card count-down placement, spectator shuffles The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 5
Unknown Hand Out Crimp corner as selection is returned The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 15
Unknown The Floating Key "This is a control which without question is the best of all methods of controlling a chosen card.", key card which is both narrow and short and punched The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 21
Arthur Finley, Juan Tamariz Riffle Shuffle Finesse spectator pushes cards together Card Stories 18
Arthur Finley Remote Control spectator riffle shuffles after control, cards spread before pushed togetherRelated to The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 166
Jerry Sadowitz A Million to One spectator shuffles deck and cuts it into two equal piles - one is red one black Cards on the Table 11
Brother John Hamman Red-Black Correction correcting alternating set-up after real overhand shuffle The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 85
Juan Tamariz Spectator Completes Riffle Shuffle Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 2) 19
John S. Frazee Shuffle Force spectator shuffles top card to bottom Secrets Draun from Underground 130
Arthur Finley Remote Control spectator riffle shuffles after controlRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 327
Unknown Letting the Spectator Shuffle with a Key Card Card College - Volume 1 144
Steve Bedwell Case Holdout during Spectator Shuffle Parked Card and Other Manoeuvres 5
Unknown Applications for the Crimp Card College - Volume 2 349
Kosy Phibulphanuvat, Allan Ackerman Spectators Shuffle Deck deck is shuffled in pieces by spectators, yet stock retained I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 49
Unknown The Spread Crimp Card College - Volume 3 561
Unknown Refinements and Final Thoughts - Security
- The Spectator Shuffles
- Psychology
- A Lost Card
Card College - Volume 3 563
David Regal The World's First Card Trick top card after spectator's shuffle is predicted Constant Fooling 1 7
Arthur Finley, David Regal Spectator Shuffles Subtlety with control back to top Related to Constant Fooling 1 8
David Regal Hands-Off Force & Shuffle spectator shuffles piles, yet top card of deck is force card Constant Fooling 2 109
Arthur Finley, Juan Tamariz Riffle Shuffle Finesse spectator pushes cards together Card College - Volume 5 1362
Andrew Galloway The Card Of Fortune card is placed reversed in deck 4 times, four of a kind is located Penumbra (Issue 8) 8
Martin Gardner Stock Holdout spectator shuffles deck in parts, but partial stack is retained, see credit correction in Issue 11, p. 1 Penumbra (Issue 9) 17
Karl Fulves Shuffle Tracking Combo memorizing riffle shuffle distribution via Combo system in face-down spread of unsquared shuffle Combo II 95
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) I. General Procedures procedures in which the spectator and/or performer shuffles but retains certain aspects of the red-black distribution of the deck
- Procedure A
- Procedure B
- Procedure C
- Procedure D: Into This Universe
- Procedure E: Into Two Universes
- Procedure F: Multiple Shuffle Procedure
Penumbra (Issue 10) 13
Eric Mead Spectator Shuffles Tangled Web 103
Arthur Finley Remote Control Tangled Web 139
Unknown Spectator Pushes Card Together Chapter One 10
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) I. General Procedures (continued) - Procedure GRelated to Penumbra (Issue 11) 2
Jay Ose, Paul Harris Spectator's Ose Cut spectator does Ose's cut Relaxed Impossibilities 229
Benjamin Earl Case as Holdout spectator shuffles, then deck put in case Gambit (Issue 1) 9
Benjamin Earl Spectator's Holdout Shuffle spectator shuffles deck in stages yet set-up is retainedRelated toVariationsAlso published here Gambit (Issue 2) 15
Unknown Divided Deck Shuffle riffle shuffle by spectator Making the Cut 30
Paul Curry Spread Shuffle for people who cannot riffle shuffle properly Lessons in Card Mastery 169
Darwin Ortiz The Spectator's False Shuffle spectator shuffles, performer squares Lessons in Card Mastery 39
Darwin Ortiz Spectator Shuffles Twice applicationInspired by Lessons in Card Mastery 44
Darwin Ortiz Daley's Delight Variation with half deck, spectator apparently shuffles whole deck Lessons in Card Mastery 190
Arthur Finley Spectator Shuffles Subtlety Related to Confident Deceptions 65
Charles T. Jordan, Andrew Wimhurst Interlocking Chain Principle and Cull spectator shuffles set-up twice Confident Deceptions 202
Jerry Sadowitz Spectator Shuffles Red/Black Deck Related to Red Black 3
Roberto Giobbi Anchor a Shuffle "Remember, You Shuffled" The Art of Switching Decks 19
Joseph Barry Undoing Riffle Shuffle removing demo cards Reverie 4
Joseph Barry Beginner's Luck spectator first gets a flush in hearts, then a straight flush in spadesInspired by Reverie 9
Joseph Barry Another Ruse for Magicians... spectator shuffles, card is on top or at least under control Reverie 17
Benjamin Earl Shuffled Ose Control stock is controlled even though spectator shuffles deck, cuts and reassemblesInspired by Less is More Bonus 2
Arthur Finley The Finley Strategem Concept of using a telescoped ribbon spread to secretly note the number of cards shuffled onto a particular card, along with tips for dealing with blocks of cards too large to secretly count.Variations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 90
Steve Beam The Bold and the Beautiful Impossible location.Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 99
Steve Beam Misdirection Middle Deal Subtlety for having a card or cards selected which are known by the magician in the course of an impossible location effect.Variations Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 101
Unknown Key Card Shuffle by Spectatore Sprezzatura 20
Pit Hartling Sherlock selection found in deck shuffled by spectator, returns to stack, interlocking chains In Order to Amaze 40
Roberto Giobbi Shuffle, yes? Shuffle, no! getting the spectator to shuffle only briefly or not at all Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 18) 22
So Sato Mass Destruction Stacking deck cut into piles, spectator shuffles all, yet some set-up is retainedInspired byRelated to The Secrets of So Sato 118
So Sato Quartet Shuffle four piles, spectator shuffles in various ways, four of a kind with down-under-deal found, Mass Destruction StackingInspired by
  • "Time Cumbersome Down-Under" (Hideo Kato, PALM Vol. 19, 2001)
The Secrets of So Sato 126
So Sato Destroy and Search "If you ask, 'Is this practical for laymen?' I must answer, 'No.'"
Mass Destruction Stacking
The Secrets of So Sato 128
Roberto Giobbi Oh, Well Control joke sequence so the spectator doesn't want to shuffle Hidden Agenda (Issue Jan 19) 23
Roberto Giobbi Expert Key Card Placement Hidden Agenda (Issue July 3) 191
Unknown Spectator Shuffles Alternating Deck red/black Hidden Agenda (Issue Dec 25) 368
Unknown The Job-Sharing Shuffle several spectators shuffle, distinct groups kept separated Standup Card Magic 109
Benjamin Earl Deep Slug Control spectator shuffles deck in parts, set up retained near top below break Less is More 63
Theodore Annemann Spectator Shuffles and Cuts Related to Operandi (Issue 2) 10
Benjamin Earl Spectator Shuffle Holdout spectator shuffles deck in stages yet set-up is retainedRelated toAlso published here Less is More 56
Benjamin Earl Half & Half Control spectator shuffles deck in stages yet set-up is retainedRelated to Less is More 59
Benjamin Earl Shuffled Ose Control spectator cuts and partially shuffles deck, small stockInspired by Less is More 60
Howard A. Adams The Order of Chaos DealFlipDropCut, apparent mixing of packet by spectatorRelated to
  • "DealFlipDropCut" (Howard A. Adams, OICUFESP Vol. 6, 1980, p. 15)
The Doors of Deception 228
Benjamin Earl, John Guastaferro Spectator's Shuffle Holdout Variation two spectators shuffles deck in stages yet set-up is retainedInspired by En Route 60
Dr. Alpen Nacar Nacar's Holdout Sequence Ose Cut and shuffle combination, done by spectatorInspired byRelated to The Doors of Deception 146