207 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gags & Curiousities / Force and unusual Discovery
  
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Unknown The Fairy Star five cards put in pistol and shot on star configuration apparatus where they appear on its five points Modern Magic 454
Unknown The Card Bouquet six cards are shot on a fake flower bouquet, they appear around the bouquet, optionally they change into 6 other selections, mechanical Modern Magic 457
Unknown The Demon's Head papier maché head rolls eyes and moves mouth, deck put in mouth, chosen cards fly out of mouth and appear between horns Modern Magic 458
Bland The Wonderful Fan and Enchanted Card card is shot on lady's fan with pistol, fan opens and card appears on it Tricks with Cards 223
Unknown The Black Velvet Banner three cards are shot with pistol on velvet cloth, they appear stuck on it, flap silk Tricks with Cards 196
Unknown The Fairy Star five cards lost and found, then teared up and put in pistol and shot on star configuration apparatus where they appear on its five points Tricks with Cards 206
Unknown The Card and Smoke Trick borrowed handkerchief on glass, card fired with pistol and pips appear on handkerchief, also smoke appears in glass
variation in which blank card in glass becomes printed
Related to Tricks with Cards 225
Unknown The Card in the Candle torn-up card fired with pistol on candle, card appears on top of candle More Magic 421
Unknown The Velvet Cloth for the Production of Cards three cards are shot with pistol on velvet cloth, they appear stuck on it, flap silk More Magic 109
Unknown Der Kartenfächer selection appears at fan (not card fan) Der moderne Kartenkünstler 186
Unknown Der Kartenleuchter card appears in flame of candle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 187
Unknown Der Teufelskopf devil's head mask on which cards appear Der moderne Kartenkünstler 190
Unknown Der Kartenstern five cards appear at end of star apparatus Der moderne Kartenkünstler 191
Unknown Die Blumenvase flower bouquet, card appear on it Der moderne Kartenkünstler 193
Unknown Der grosse Kartenrahmen in frame appear cards, plate, rings, ... Der moderne Kartenkünstler 195
Unknown Stuhl und Karten three selection appear at back of chair Der moderne Kartenkünstler 200
Unknown Der Kartenrahmen cards appear on sheet of framed glass Der moderne Kartenkünstler 220
Unknown Der Kunstschütze pip is shot out of card in air with pistol Der moderne Kartenkünstler 64
Unknown Die Diogenes-Laterne card appears in small lanternRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kobold in der Flasche card jumps out of bottle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 199
Unknown Übertragung der Gedanken von einer Person auf die andere card appears in mirror writing on slate, comedy connection of spectators with rope on foreheads Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
Professor Hoffmann My Friend in Thibet card put in a box, two blank cards in envelopes with pencils, on chosen blank card name of selection appears Later Magic 497
Yank Hoe The Card in the Watch borrowed watch wrapped in handkerchief, miniature of it appears in box of watch, two methods The Art of Magic 140
Unknown The Card in the Frame card appears in frame, with information on trick framesVariations The Art of Magic 229
Oswald Rae Cigarette and Card tin box with fifty cigarettes, card is selected and handkerchief vanished, when box is opened, handkerchief is found and cigarettes arranged themselves to form the name of the selectionAlso published here
  • "Cigarette Card" in "The Sphinx"
Original Magic 49
Tom Sellers Tear and Tear Again paper with letter is torn, letters spell selection Quick Tricks 10
Dr. Jacob Daley Card Silk Appearance silk with card printed on it appears from card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 28) 170
Louis Lam The Zig-Zag Card Novelty question marks on paper change into name of selected card Watch Me Closely 19
Robert Parrish A Slate-Writing Method card and name of dead person appear on slate You'd be Surprised 18
Unknown Revealed by Fire name of selected card appears on card in flash of fire Greater Magic 226
John Mulholland A Spirit Writes name of selection appears on another signed card Greater Magic 291
Harry Blackstone Spirit Cartography selected card appears on initialed "photographic paper" Greater Magic 500
Unknown The Card in the Frame applications for sand frame Greater Magic 501
Unknown The Knowing Dart several cards on huge stand, spectator throws dart and thus finds selection Greater Magic 503
E. Leslie May Lexicon Test alphabet cards spell selection from regular deck The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 49) 345
Dr. Stanley Jaks The Black Brand wrong card transforms into card with picture of performer with card on forehead The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 50) 352
Peter Warlock Satan's Scissors red and white tissue paper transforms into cut-out image of chosen card The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 405
Eric C. Lewis King of Clubs "King of Clubs" forced and name of local club appears on backs of some cards The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 409
Tom Sellers The Name of the Slate slate is covered with white chalk, when washed, name of card remains, flap Scots Magic 23
Allan Howell Merlin the Inscrutable pencil shavings in tissue paper "write" name of selection The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 626
Bruce Elliott Elliott at the Bar deck with selection put on top of beer glass, name of card appears written into beer foam The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 127) 734
Stanley Collins Nonpareil free selection (and switched) appears on marked slates The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 137) 779
Sid Fleischman Card to Fake Teeth The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 148) 826
Frank Stobbart Sympathetic Pips blank card with loose pips placed in envelope, pips arrange themselves onto card to match selection (which for no reason travels to pocket) The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 141) 796
Charles Roe Thought Ablaze ashes on arm for card revelation The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Clayton Rawson Ghost Writer card reversed behind back, name appears on slate The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 147) 821
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Little Quickie spectator holds deck with coin on top, deck ripped out of his hand, coin remains with miniature selection stuck on it Prepared Cards and Accessories 16
Laurie Ireland The Card in the Mirror image of a selected card stays in a mirror Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 22
Walter B. Gibson Cardee Foolee chinese writing cut in half reveals selection, published under Feng Huang The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 9) 33
Clayton Rawson Scrambled Thoughtwaves two cards are selected and deck put into pocket, cards transform into the thoughts of the spectator's (stripper, famous actor etc.) cards are eventually found and deck is normal again The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 9
Clayton Rawson Slate Sleights with small slates, two routines
- The Great Oriental Enigma (selected card appears written on slates, two flaps)
- Ghost Writer's Cramp (four messages, one on each side)
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 143
Hen Fetsch Cute! Huh! one of two coin penetrates a slate, name of selection appears on slate The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 41) 168
Eugene Gloye Glen Gloye's Necktie Trick tie with picture of rabbit holding selection Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 3
J. Ray Beffel The Z Ray Box spectator sits on card other spectator divines it by looking into a X-Ray box Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 21
King Stevenson Card on Light Bulb electric light bulb, cards are sprung against the light bulb and the silhouette of the card appears on it The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 107) 432
Edward Clinkscale, Eugene Taylor Gambler's Ghost name of selection appear on card fan The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 133) 534
Billy McComb William's Fantastic Fez performer wears a fez, cuckoo on springs comes out with the selection The First Book of William 17
Dr. Stanley Jaks In the Ring spectator sees selection from an other spectator in a finger ringRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 125) 501
Dr. Kolma, Bruce Elliott Poor Man's Snake Trick snake in basket finds selection The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 158) 635
Dr. Kolma, Bruce Elliott Po-She-Lo cards in basket, rope rises with chosen card attached The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 158) 634
Bill Simon Minicam image of card appears on little "photographic paper"Also published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 159) 638
Emmett Barbee New Idea for the Paddle Trick selection appears on paddle (miniature) Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 4
Unknown Spirit Photography image of chosen card appears on photographic paper in envelope, two methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 197
Dr. Stanley Jaks, Bruce Elliott Mortell selected card appears on a paper under skull, flash paper The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 173) 692
Cy Endfield Sub Aqua image of card appears on little "photographic paper" The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 201) 803
Don Alan A Card Stunt name of selection is stamped on back of spectator's hand Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 31
Don Alan Parachute cards are thrown into the air, selection floats down on a little parachuteRelated to Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 30
Don Alan Merv Taylor Split Deck deck cut with a knife, one is only pierced it is the selection Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 31
Al Baker The Obedient Snake snake basket version The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 458
Dr. Stanley Jaks The Four Blacks image of selection appears on black plastic cardInspired by Who is this Dr. Jaks? 5
Dr. Stanley Jaks Letter Mystery card is divined with a set of letter cards Who is this Dr. Jaks? 7
Dr. Stanley Jaks In the Ring spectator sees selection from an other spectator in a finger ringRelated to Who is this Dr. Jaks? 8
Martin Gardner Spectacular name of card appears on lenses of glasses when breathing on them The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 234) 937
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko - The Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected cardAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 220) 879
Dr. Ben B. Braude Baloon Buster card in on of selected balloon, for magicians, three stooges (!) The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 224) 897
Peter Warlock Pavane for a Pagan three balls of paper, red black and white, color of chosen card is named and the colored ball opened. Part is missing and forms the card on the white ball The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 251) 1005
Cy Endfield Sub Aqua image of card appears on little "photographic paper" Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 35
Don Alan "I'll Find It Wich My Slide Rule" name of selected card appears on slide rule Pretty Sneaky 7
Bill Simon Minicam image of card appears on little "photographic paper"Also published here The Best in Magic 146
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko the Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected cardAlso published here The Best in Magic 229
Henry Bihari Jumbo Card Trick deck in pocket, jumbo card produced from it which matches selection, changes into later second selection, Chicago Opener structure 26 Originals 16
Robert Parrish Coptic Enigma automatic writing turns out to be the name of selection, when looked at in mirrorInspired by Still More Miracles in Mentalism 7
Harry Lorayne Just (Business) Cards - Spirit Writes name of selection appears on business card Close-up Card Magic 261
Al Leech Three Plus One visual Gag Super Card Man Stuff 13
Jerry Lubin Batman vs. Joker batman symbol appears on chosen (forced) joker The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 9) 44
Don Nielson Sense of Touch comedy routine with cards, case and knife in bag, with a jumbo card, p. 241 for further reference, p. 246 for idea by Robert Eagle The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 1) 217
Val Andrews The Curse of Scotland No. 10, miniature bottle of scotch from card case, miniature card inside The Idiot at the Card Table 6
Val Andrews Phew! No. 18, presentation for card on silk as gag The Idiot at the Card Table 8
Val Andrews Diversion No. 19, card faces torn out of newspaper The Idiot at the Card Table 8
Val Andrews An Elaboration No. 20, card faces torn out of newspaper The Idiot at the Card Table 9
Val Andrews The Beatnik Card Location No. 25, card to fake beard The Idiot at the Card Table 10
Val Andrews One Spade Short No. 26 The Idiot at the Card Table 11
Val Andrews For Bald-Headed "Idiots" Only No. 31, gag, card written on head of performer with lipstick The Idiot at the Card Table 11
Herb Runge X Equals Five text is folded and visible letters form card Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 84
Tony Binarelli Three Cards and a Newspaper newspaper is used to devine three selections by tearing parts out of it, includes a restoration phase Card Cavalcade 133
Sid Lorraine Token Trickery metal token with performer's name engraved, it changes into name of selection The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 4) 485
Unknown Stampaddle stamps on paddle, magnetic, selected card appears on paddle as climax Another Close-up Cavalcade 117
Jack Avis Spirits appearing writing on paper card reveals selectionInspired byRelated to
  • "Simplified Psychic Writing" (S. H. Sharpe, Bagshawe's Magical Journal, Dec. 1928)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 9) 977
Francis Carlyle Sugar Transfer initials of selection appear on skin of spectator, sugar cube as stamp The Magic of Francis Carlyle 97
Bob Stephens Psychic Exposure card appears on polaroid photographRelated to Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 11) 284
Eric Mason Cubism card is burnt into flash cube Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 1) 458
Harry Lorayne Alpa-Beta-Cent Alpha-Beta-Cent, alphabet cards show name of selection when spread out, two methods Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 1) 151
Vic Allen Eyes Down card on glass eye Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 8) 555
Looy Simonoff, Norman Ashworth Rub Out! gag prediction is erased, name of card remains, using Eraser-Mate Pen Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 11) 273
Richard Kaufman Cassette (Side A) humorous dialogue with prerecorded voice CardMagic 109
Gerald Deutsch, Richard Kaufman Cassette (Side B) humorous dialogue with prerecorded voice, selection has different back CardMagic 111
Jan Heins The Sexbomb written Jan Heinz, card rises with by pulling a string, loud noise Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 4) 664
Arthur Setterington Oldfinger card is found under a dead gambler's finger in a box Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 12) 773
Father Cyprian Psychogenic polaroid camera effects
- Psychogenic #1 (performer vanishes from picture)
- Psychogenic #2 (performer holds card, but on picture the performer is invisible)
- Psychogenic #3 (performer with card appears in picture)
- Psychogenic #4 (transparent image of performer appears in picture)
- Psychogenic #5 (later selection appears in picture)
- Notes (signed selection appears in picture)
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 20) 1259
Karl Fulves The Talking Card Box on Marvin Berger card box with plastic strip that generates sentence when clicked with finger nail, bottle applicationRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 28) 108
Ken De Courcy Be Insured insurance policy gag for "spelling to any card" routine Super Spell 7
Bob Hummer The Four G Men card is divined, name of cards printed on four cards, with newspaper black art (1941) Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 17
Bob Hummer Hummeristic message appears on blank card, by rubbing ashes on it
#1: The Ashes Reveal
#2: Ghost Force
#3: Transference of Thought
#4: A Magic Business Card
#5: Ghost Envelope
Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 38
Ron Frost "That's Small" miniature card gag Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 7) 514
Peter Duffie Half Right card cut in half Alternative Card Magic 2
Phillip Young Instant Location torn and taped card changes into torn and taped jumbo card of same value Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 19
Richard Kaufman Card in Crystal Ball crystal ball printed on card The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 13) 123
Jan Heins Splash plastic bird put in "house" build of cards and finds selection Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 8) 1080
Steve Beam Reward huge check in envelope as an insurance, when turned over it matches the selection The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 2) 21
Steve Hamilton Going, Going ... Gone! cards shrink Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 8) 1260
Stephen Tucker Indexlink Indices of three cards spell JAK, indicates they selected Jack. Three cards then change to other three Jacks. The Card-Mad-gic of Stephen Tucker 34
Mike Gancia Name That Card name of spectator appears on selection The Best of Close-Up Magic 74
Steve Beam Compu-Card computer reveals wrong card, selection is changed to match prediction, then computer cursor is moved magically, code to program it on the computerRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 6) 94
Sid Lorraine Old Spell - New Twist "This is your card" is spelled to find selection, these words are also found printed on card, duplicate Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 34
Ben Harris Masquerade ink on coin burns hole in coin in shape of index of forced card (flash paper) Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8, No. 4) 1055
Jerry Huckaby Fountain Top Mountain Dew used to have a card printed in the bottle cap, selection is reveald The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 7) 117
Jack Yates Spy Story story trick, paper with sentence (Archer Call Up Base) is folded and cut by spectator, then pieces are dealt in two piles and the selected forms the name of the selected card Clue and other Mysteries 5
Steve Beam A Computer Card Trick no title given, card found by computer program, code The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 15) 262
John Riggs Jimmy Revisited more ideas on The Thing and puppet hand finds card, Mr. JimmyRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 13) 216
Wayne Kyzer Thumbs Down comedy routine, performer's finger vanishes from hand and appears on selection The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 15) 256
David Regal A Star is Borne star sticker travels to back of selection Star Quality - The Magic of David Regal 64
Richard Sanders Trick Photography card appears on photograph of performer, selection Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 10) 6
Steve Beam Cardtrik computer screen as slate, program code, see p. 351 for code correctionInspired byRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 311
Wayne Kyzer, Steve Beam Slicker toupee put in card case, cards transform into toupee and in case selection is found The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 20) 336
Roberto Giobbi Nepomuk name of chosen card appears on slate, flap with card back on one side Nepomuk 5
Juan Tamariz The Card Printed on the Handkerchief The Five Points in Magic 25
Steve Beam Christmas Special lights on christmas tree reveal chosen card, signed card is then found in present under the treeRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 21) 360
Steve Beam Terminal Tricks cards on screen, spectator stops at a card, that card is removed from the computer / pulled from the screen, program codeRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 21) 362
Karl Fulves Idle Chatter chattering teeth "chews" too long card down to size or other things, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 47) 188
Karl Fulves Pieces of Eight four Twos transform into a big Eight, card blendo, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 47) 192
John Bannon Trick Shot Production producing eight ball from card case Without 8
David Regal Baby Face flip book of baby photographs as "prediction" Spectacle 27
John Bannon Photologic on slip of paper, image of selection appears magically (spirit photography) Impossibilia 113
Dan Harlan Under Covers name of card appears in matchbook, Himber matchbook The Minotaur (Vol. 2, No. 3) 9
Karrell Fox The Traveling Worm Paper Worm "rides" on Domino Turnover Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14, No. 10) 1988
Randy Tanner The Finder Card Post-It Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14, No. 9) 1979
Jose Carroll Through the Looking Glass face of card is transferred into card shaped mirror leaving a blank card behind 52 Lovers - Volume II 106
Jose Carroll Illusion, Reality and Magic mirror turns to glass, card appears in mirror 52 Lovers - Volume II 105
John Bannon Trick Shot Production producing eight ball from card case Smoke and Mirrors 59
Stan Cohen The Six of Spades visual Gag with the Queen of SpadesVariations Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 3) 2051
Earle Oakes Apocalypse Variations Or Additions Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 11) 2144
Stephen Tucker Shaper Caper Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 8) 2106
Kuniyasu Fujiwara Lie Detector with long narrow clear strip that is folded in various ways so different messages appear on it Five Times Five - Japan 79
Karl Fulves Etaoin Shrdlu card divined via messy words typed on typewriterInspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 77
Karl Fulves Etaoin Shrdlu further ideasRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 88
Wylee Packer HO! HO! HO! with Ten of hearts Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 12) 2297
Unknown The Phantom Cut-Out Card number and suit are cut out of previously blank paper Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 97
Michael Close The Ooh-Ah Bird origami bird lays egg with prediction in it Workers Number 3 73
Harold Cataquet Kirigami Revelation origami thing Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17, No. 9) 2409
Chuck Smith Imagination card forced only with equivoque What If? 9
Alex Elmsley A Small Revelation four miniature cards are glued together in stepped formation, one of them turns over The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 144
Aldo Colombini Follow the Ruler impressions with a carpenter's ruler, eventually selection is formed The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 52) 956
Gerald Deutsch Miko #4 4-and-a-quarter of clubs, no gaffs Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18, No. 1) 2457
R. Paul Wilson Ingrained Reaction card appears written on a grain of rice The Little Black Book 1
Unknown Insurance Policy dealer's item The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 21
Unknown Coin and Miniature (Facsimile) miniature card on coin The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 22
Frederick Braue Joker Spell deck with selection in pocket, performer removes five cards, none of which is selection which is joker, on their backs the cards spell JOKER The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 4
Chester Morris Comedy Cards to Pocket Seven of Spades with bottom two pips cut off, Seven and Five of Spades forced for two-phase routine The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 4
Unknown Fourteen of Spades The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 21
"Senator" Clark Crandall Pip Pip blank card instead of Four of Spades produced, four single Spade pips removed from pocket The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 23
Dupre Didier Vicious Circle torn paper circle vanishes when ignited and appears on selected card, then its ignited again and selection has a hole in it, paper is found restored with the missing center pip on it The Minotaur (Vol. 8, No. 3) 12
Karrell Fox Pieces of Eight four wrong cards produced, when they are turned over they form a jumbo version of the selection Virtual Foolery 11
Lee Asher Joking Around card is torn, index is made out of torn pieces Thinking Out Loud 6
Jörg Willich The Ice-Cube Effect Ice-cubes in a drink have the same shape as the selected card The Book 141
Karl Fulves Fast Food two ordered ace through ten piles, card chosen from one, then counted simultaneously, card in other pile at same position changes to Jack of Spades and comes out in pieces from container (cauldron) Lost Vampire Secrets 181
Paul Curry Exchange Of Fire spectator taps with a pen on a paper, the dots arrange in a fire to form the selection, first in "Genii", Vol. 48 No.12, 1985 Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 36
David Regal The Card that could not be found seriously silly routine... Constant Fooling 2 54
David Regal Rodent-in-a-Box alternative to the snake basket Constant Fooling 1 229
Al Baker The Boy, The Bottle, and Guinea Pig half card is "shot" in bottle with guinea pig... The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 667
Al Baker Card and Safety Match Trick name of card appears on tip of burned match The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 686
Al Baker Spirit Photography card image appears on initialed paper put in envelope The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 634
Al Baker Psychic Photography three methods, "Psychic Photography Improved", "Latest Psychic Photography" The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 730
Jay Sankey Forbidden Fruit Foil wrapped chewing gum visually changes into folded selected card Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 18
Jay Sankey Broken English "Chinese characters" written on a wooden chopstick change into TWO OF HEARTS, divining the selection Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 20
Jay Sankey Ring-a-Ding Finger ring dropped into card case, selected card later appears rolled up in the ring Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Sankadelic Magic) 62
"Senator" Clark Crandall Cut-Up Card Trick card chosen, pieces cut out of piece of paper which becomes silhouette of selection when unfolded, funny presentation Cut-Up Card Trick 2
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selection, using a Svengali deckRelated toAlso published here Compilation 84
Christoph Borer, Roy Walton Woogie four jumbo card jokers with suits, suit that matches selection is turned-over and when turned over the jumbo card became the selection and the selection became a joker.Inspired by
  • Roy Walton's "Grown Up Hofzinser" in "That Certain Something" 1979
Also published here
  • Woogie in "ANAM CARA"
Compilation 95
Rene Clement Sense-sational performer bites pieces out of selection Best of Friends - Volume III 191
Christoph Borer Abwasserleitung pieces of newspaper are chosen and words selected, letters in selected words reveal card selection Seminarnotitzen 2007 1
Christoph Borer Ein Wunder mit Spielkarten two selection, first is revealed by tearing a paper napkin into shape of card, then napkin is burnt and ashes on arm to reveal second selection Die Geisterschrift 22
Christoph Borer Another Card Miracle two selections, name of first selection appears on arm then wrong name appears on arm and is changed into correct selection Die Geisterschrift 41
Sveroni Das Ritual spectator's scribbling is heated up and transforms into name of selection, friXion penInspired by
  • Mathieu Bich's "Sympathel Ink"
Heureka! 7
Oliver Meech Invisible Man Magician claims to be able to see through a spectator and see the card written on a sticker stuck on their back The Plot Thickens 10
Oliver Meech Not Seeing The Wood For The Trees Red cards laid out on table forms shape of 7 Diamonds The Plot Thickens 20
Rich Aviles The Forgotten Card card identity is on ribbon tied around spectator's finger Above the Fold 70
Jason Michaels The Fortune Teller folded origami Fortune Teller is used to reveal selection Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 19
Oliver Meech Cartoon Camera Business card acts as camera, takes picture to reveal spectator's card Plot Twists 14
Oliver Meech Fortune Telling Fish Plastic fish tells fortune, reveals spectator's card/nameInspired by Plot Twists 54
Al Schneider Snake Basket Al Schneider Magic 518
J. C. Doty Flower Revealtion paper sunflower put in water, where it opens up and name of selection appears The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue Addendum) xiii
Christoph Borer, Nadia "Lou" Schürmann Das 5er Spiel five pieces of plastic have abstract signs on it, when aligned the chosen card can be seen Endlose Möglichkeiten 22
Rajneesh Madhok The 21st Century Wizard profile photo in iPhone contact list reveals card Discoveries & Deceptions 50
Rob Testa Forensic Specialist on wrong card appears name of selection with UV light, then changes into card Seventeen Secrets - Volume 2 46
Francisco Nardi Mind Track selection is divined in a doodle made by a spectatorAlso published here Lecture Notes 2014 28
Francisco Nardi Mind Track selection is divined in a doodle made by a spectatorVariationsAlso published here 7 Mysteries of Mentalism 57
Roberto Giobbi Trick & Practice for Restaurant Magic card of selection appears on napkin Hidden Agenda (Issue Aug 6) 225