94 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Super-Senses / Memory / Naming missing card(s)
  
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Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neueste Methode, Karte zu erraten Stebbins type stack with 32 cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 92
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler card taken out, spectator reads off remaining cards, performer names missing card, clocking mod 10 but with only thirty-two cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 100
Charles T. Jordan The Assistance Card Trick follow up to last trick, card is selected and put in pocket, performer goes through the cards once and knows the missing one, clocking mod 13 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 11
Charles T. Jordan The Pair Detection spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, card counting, Parallel Principle precursorRelated to The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 14
Charles T. Jordan The Mysterious Detective three spectators pocket cards, performer names them, stack that can be riffle shuffled once The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 35
Unknown A Startling Experiment naming missing card Mental Magic with Cards 19
Theodore Annemann Amazing Memory naming missing card, stacked deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Charles T. Jordan The Pair Detection spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, card counting, Parallel Principle precursor Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 198
Charles T. Jordan The Missing Pair NPO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performerVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 226
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
H. Adrian Smith A Unique Mental Problem missing cards are named, real memoryVariations Greater Magic 906
Audley Walsh Gnome Madness spectator pockets any card he likes while spreading through them, this one is found The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 55) 394
Verne Chesbro Mentelimination naming missing card(s), three methods The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 103) 622
Al Baker A Miracle of Memory using real memory, about thirteen cards are removed The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 238
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Ribbon Spread card is hdden, spectator and performer remove a card each from the face up deck, when all cards are removed the missing card is named, as RusduckVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 77) 314
Paul Curry The Whispering Jokers card is removed, all card named and removed one named instead of joker, selection is namedRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 131) 528
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Memory Supreme gaffed methodInspired by Rough & Smooth Possibilities 9
Charles T. Jordan The Memory Test No. 24, Spectator removes card from previously "memorized" packet of 26 cards, performer able to tell which card was removed Scarne on Card Tricks 46
Edward Marlo It's a Dilly missing card is named The Cardician 75
Charlie Miller, Dai Vernon Variation of Stanyon's Limit Card reconstructing a trick by Vernon described by Stanyon, two cards removed are divined with other cards The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 32
Robert A. Nelson Mental Card Elimination one card is removed, 51 cards are shown once to spectator and he names missing card, method for value and suit Still More Miracles in Mentalism 12
Paul Swinford Inventory instantly naming missing card, stay stack More Faro Fantasy 25
Simon Aronson Lie Sleuth several lies detected, missing card in pocket known, interlocking chains Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 8) 59
Charles T. Jordan The Missing Pair NPO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer Riffle Shuffle Set-Ups 1
Paul Curry The Missing Thought spectator sits on a card, looks at all the other cards, magician checks all the cards he receives on a pad, except the chosen one Paul Curry Presents 71
Simon Lovell Riffle Two Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 7) 547
Karl Fulves Expanded Sum clocking & faro The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 35
Karl Fulves The Rundown spectator removes card and performer divines it, basic clocking application The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 25
Karl Fulves Blocking With The Faro spectator removes card from shuffled deck, partial clocking, dated to 1960 The Shamrock Code / The Parallel Principle 41
Karl Fulves Name-O-Quint spectator pockets any card, then any three cards, performer adds 4th card, those are read to medium in any order who then names pocketed card Parallel Lines 31
John Cornelius, Frank Garcia The Memory Expert Outdone finding missing card with card counting The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part I 22
Unknown To Tell The Card Drawn from Kunard's "Book of Card Tricks" (1888), mod 13 Card Counting 3
Unknown To Name a Card Drawn from a Piquet Pack from Kunard's "Book of Card Tricks" (1888), mod 10 Card Counting 3
Karl Fulves Indexed Poker spectator removes any straight flush, performer names it after looking through deck Card Counting 4
Karl Fulves Digital Version spectator removes any straight flush, performer names it after looking through deck, optional edge-mark helps Card Counting 5
Charles Hopkins Hopkin's 220 System any number card thought-ofRelated to Card Counting 8
Karl Fulves Time Sharing strategy to buy time for head work in card countingInspired by Card Counting 9
Karl Fulves 3-Handed Clock strategy to buy time for head work in card counting by playing a made-up 3-handed game Card Counting 11
J. W. Sarles, John Scarne An Amazing Memory card removed from half a deck is divined
- Not The Method
- How It's Done
Inspired by
  • a trick from "Scarne on Card Tricks"
Related toVariations
Card Counting 16
Karl Fulves Three Packet Memory card removed from a third of the deck is named Card Counting 22
Ken Beale Half a Headache card removed from half the deck is divined, then with other half, cards laid out on table in pattern that does card counting, also suit, parallel principle, reprinted from IbidemInspired byRelated to Card Counting 27
Satya Ranjan Roy Novel Memory Trick with Cards non-mod card counting with negative numbers, for value and suit simultaneously, reprinted from Stanyon's, with "Notes by Karl Fulves"Related to
  • "27. Another Method" (Stanyon's Magic, Vol. 13 No. 4, Jan. 1913, p. 30)
Card Counting 40
Karl Fulves SRR + Stebbins missing card named by looking only through half the shuffled deck Card Counting 41
Karl Fulves Indian Poker spectator removes any card and a four-of-a-kind from shuffled deck, performer removes mate of first card, renamed "Roy-al Poker" in 2005 edition Card Counting 44
Karl Fulves Fake Counting non-clocking method with riffle shuffled stack to name a freely removed cardRelated to Card Counting 46
Terry LaGerould Super Scam naming missing card with nice convincer Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 2) 742
Karl Fulves Trackinback NPO deck dealt into four piles, spectator removes a value pair from any pile which is divined by performer, riffle shuffle connectionInspired by After Jordan 3
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations Amperthand 1
Dai Vernon What's-the-Value Solitaire Related to The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 215
Brother John Hamman Three Guesses unseen card placed aside, spectator chooses three wrong cards, performer names card and three cards change to mates The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 72
Philip T. Goldstein ESPresso removed ESP card divined with other cards, binary sorting Fifth 1
Unknown The Devil's Deck edge marked deck, freely removed cards are named Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 140
Bob King Seeing is Believing performer blindfolded for full routine
Phase I: a card pocketed and another selected
Phase II: selection found at named small number
Phase III: two more cards divined, using 52-on-One and 3-1/2 gag cards
Phase IV: four Aces dealt in poker round
Phase V: pocketed card named
The Breather 2 22
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations Connotes 2
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" locations Desert Seminar Notes 3
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" location FISM '97 5
Frederick Braue Three Card Mindread three spectators remove cards from deck, performer divines themRelated to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 17
Philip T. Goldstein The Mockingbird missing card divined, part of the "Birds of Prey" location, in english and french Montreal Lecture Notes - Notes de Conférence 3
Jas Jakutsch Super Card Memory - With a Kick ("SCAM"- With a Kick) eight people take a card and put them in their pocket, all missing cards are named and assigned to the right person, belly strippers Completely Mental - Vol. 3 4
Chuck Smith, Michael Skinner Mighty Memory third of deck stacked, multiple phases Tools Of The Trade 19
Paul Curry The Truth-Telling Joker card is removed, all card named and removed one named instead of joker, selection is namedRelated to Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 81
Karl Fulves Still Missing spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals about twelve cards in a pile and removes one, performer divines card by looking at remainder of pile When Psychics Play Poker 29
Karl Fulves Double Card Count two cards removed, still found with card counting Clockwork 72
Karl Fulves Counter Intelligence clocking location with partially divided deck Combo II 33
Karl Fulves Blockhead card removed from a secretly pre-clocked block is divinedRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 16
Karl Fulves Outcast card moved from one third of deck into another is found with (apparently) memory work, clocking and partial red-black separationInspired by Card Counting (2005 edition) 28
Karl Fulves, Ken Beale Ten-Hour Day card chosen in clock-layout with mathematical method, second card removed from rest of deck, both cards are divinedInspired by Card Counting (2005 edition) 40
Karl Fulves Fake Counting non-clocking method with riffle shuffled stack to name a freely removed card, expanded text from 1982 edition includes a (corner) short card that stay next to a card during riffle shufflesRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 58
Karl Fulves Apex Note another full deck stack method to find out which card is missing from half a deck Card Counting (2005 edition) 63
Karl Fulves Kid Stuff finding missing card in small packet, for practicingRelated to
  • "Count Of Cards" (Fulves, Charlatan #8)
Clockwork 5
Charles T. Jordan, Karl Fulves Reckoning With Jordan commented reprint of "The Pair Detection", spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, Parallel PrincipleRelated to Clockwork 10
Karl Fulves Displaceable U deck cut in half, both halves shuffled, spectator removes some cards of named suit and places them in box, another one from other half under box, last one is namedRelated to Clockwork 11
Karl Fulves Fractional Counts clocking used with only a known section in middle of deckRelated to Clockwork 21
Karl Fulves Third Degree two thirds are clocked, one, two or three selections can be removed or returned to different section and found Clockwork 24
Karl Fulves Suit Solution in Clocking card removed, performer removes four-of-a-kind of same value but originally removed card vanishes as it cannot be there Clockwork 25
Karl Fulves From Concentrate clocking only one color or other property Clockwork 26
Karl Fulves Thot By Proxy spectator removed queen and any card from same suit, they're divined Clockwork 35
Karl Fulves Line of Sight edge marks on twelve cards combined with card counting Clockwork 38
Karl Fulves Light Fingered two cards removed from upper and lower half of deck after riffle shuffles, performer looks through deck and names both Clockwork 40
Karl Fulves Unique Sums set-up so that two cards removed from a certain part still produce unique clocking value Clockwork 42
Karl Fulves Lettra Set two missing cards found with clocking and faro-shuffled set-up Clockwork 43
Karl Fulves Clockwork deck cut, cut in half and any card removed, performer looks through this pile and names card
- The System
- First case
- Second Case
- Third Case
Clockwork 47
Karl Fulves Royal Flush Clock spectator removes any Royal Flush card, performer quickly goes through deck and removes card from same Royal Flush Clockwork 70
Karl Fulves Scales of Justice card pocketed from twelve-card straight is divined Word Play 32
Karl Fulves Not About Counting twelve court cards, one or two removed, performer divines them Word Play 47
Karl Fulves Missing Link card removed from twelve-card packet is divined Word Play 51
Mark Aspiazu Mission IMPossible Pseudo-memory routine, name missing cardInspired by The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 36
Steve Beam Storage Capacity two missing cards are named, stack and interlocking chain principle Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 49
Steve Beam Tricycle three missing cards are named as memory demonstration, stack and interlocking chain principle Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 52
Darwin Ortiz Double Tap two cards pocketed by spectator while back is turned, divined instantly, memorized or Si Stebbins type stack Lessons in Card Mastery 241
Jason Ladanye Bringing Down the House missing card named, four naturals after spectators-shuffle procedure Confident Deceptions 201
Michael Weber The Card Problem fairly removed card named by phoned person, strict conditions, posed as problem Operandi (Issue 1) 22
Pit Hartling Memory Maven card removed and peeked at in shuffled deck, performer looks through cards and names missing card as well as position of second selectionInspired by
  • Max Maven effect
Variations
Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 25
Pit Hartling, Denis Behr Memory Maven Variation method variation of Pit Hartling's effectInspired by Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 28