118 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff / Only for Special Stacks / Si Stebbins
  
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Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neueste Methode, Karte zu erraten Stebbins type stack with 32 cards Der moderne Kartenk√ľnstler 92
Charles T. Jordan Count the Cut spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many by taking cards with the corresponding values from pocket, Si Stebbins The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 21
Jack Merlin Master Poker Dealing royal flush from named suit, four hands Merlin at the Card Table 17
Jack Merlin Challenge Bridge Demonstration named suit is dealt, bridge demonstration Merlin at the Card Table 22
Jack Merlin Super Mental Card Effect thought of card is found on number performer says in cut half, alternative ending, card stab Merlin's Master Miracles 17
Al Baker Al Baker's Pack, 4. The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Pack) 480
Tom Sellers A Trick with the Si Stebbins Pack selection divined by two cards (suit and value) Card Tricks That Work 6
Theodore Annemann A Thought is Fathomed using deck of cards to force page number, Si StebbinsRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 6
Orville Wayne Meyer Your Card behind back you produce card of same suit and value as spectator's selection, Si StebbinsRelated to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 30
Si Stebbins Si Stebbins Order Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 155
Theodore Annemann Between the Lines using deck of cards to force page number Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 221
Si Stebbins Mediumistic Stunt No. 1 stacked deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 233
Theodore Annemann Between the Lines book test, using deck of cards in Si Stebbins order for word selection The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 207
Orville Wayne Meyer Your Card behind back you produce card of same suit and value as spectator's selection, Si StebbinsRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 204
Theodore Annemann One in Fourteen selection from cyclic set-up (Eight Kings, Si Stebbins, ...) Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 204
Charles T. Jordan Count the Cut spectator cuts off a packet, performer finds out how many by taking cards with the corresponding values from pocket, Si Stebbins Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 219
Theodore Annemann Fathomed Thought using deck of cards to force page number, Si StebbinsRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 223
Unknown A Prearranged Pack of Cards that can be Shuffled long-short deck with pairs that fit together via Si Stebbins system Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Unknown A Si Stebbins System Wrinkle dealing Royal Flush from Si Stebbins Greater Magic 307
Louis Lam Impossible deck distributed in thirteen envelopes, cards in chosen envelope divined Be Deceived 21
James G. Thompson Jr. Utility Routine Svengali deck with the different cards stacked, ends clean, bridge deal finale The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 443
Warren Wiersbe Pasteboard Affinity longer routine with Si Stebbins stack Mental Cases With Cards 21
Warren Wiersbe Up to Nine card whispers chosen selection, Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 23
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 22
Warren Wiersbe Tattle-Tale Cards card whispers chosen selection, Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 22
Warren Wiersbe Super Spread Effect any four cards in spread turned over, then any other card in spread named Mental Cases With Cards 24
Warren Wiersbe Dual Decisions spectator's card is divined with 2 other cards (suit & value) Mental Cases With Cards 24
Warren Wiersbe Wiersbe Super Countdown top card is used to count down to peeked selection Mental Cases With Cards 25
Warren Wiersbe Remote Control spectator makes some piles, face cards of all are divined by performer Mental Cases With Cards 26
Warren Wiersbe Miracle Peek spectator cuts anywhere and remembers card, estimation, fishing, stack Mental Cases With Cards 27
Unknown Appendix B Si Stebbins set-up Rough & Smooth Possibilities 9
Clayton Rawson Under the Table cards under table, one selected, shuffled and found, three methodsRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 682
Bruce Elliott Math performer names selection of position, sort of early anti-faro The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 208) 832
Harry Banderob The Cards and Slates with medium on stage, coding card by flashing bottom card Psychic Magic - Vol. 1 28
Theodore Annemann A Mediumistic Stunt sealed and thought of cards are divined Annemann's Buried Treasures 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Spades Hearts Clubs Diamonds variation on the Si Stebbins / Galasso Stack The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 255) 1020
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Si Stebbins Stack Related to The Cardiste (Issue 3) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Snibbets Rusduck's system for Si Stebbins, speller The Cardiste (Issue 4) 10
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Flip Deck cutting to any named card, gaffed deckRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 4) 13
Tony Corinda (2) Si Stebbins Stack Mnemonics and Mental Systems 76
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Tri-Quad different set-up The Cardiste (Issue 8) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Did' Ja Know si stebbins observation The Cardiste (Issue 8) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Charles Hudson Outer Space up to three spectators select thirteen cards, everybody has one card of each valueRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 10) 3
Terry Guyatt Two of a Kind Card Tricks 319
Corvello Teleprognos card is remembered and put in an envelope, other cards are put in envelopes and performer finds selection, then he makes a prediction on a slate which is the card in a chosen envelope Card Tricks 327
Si Stebbins The Si Stebbins Set-Up Al Koran's Professional Presentations 64
Edward Marlo, Russell "Rusduck" Duck Marlo on Stebbins/Stay-Stack Related to Hierophant (Issue 2) 61
Gene Nielsen S S Open Prediction Inspired by Hierophant (Issue 2) 93
Simon Aronson The Lead-In Routine two card location Hierophant (Issue 4) 175
Karl Fulves Second Law some value coincidences happen when dealing through piles, application of Milk Build Shuffle to Si StebbinsRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 379
Jon Racherbaumer Liars Fortune Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 298
Jon Racherbaumer Racherbaumer Variation Christ Force as key card placement, red black setup Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 285
Edward Marlo Si Stebbins Sorcery Incomplete Faro Selection, then selection named or four-of-a-kind found, 4 effectsVariations Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 292
Edward Marlo The Chicago Miracle packet cut off and counted down, three methods (memorized deck, impromptu, Si Stebbins) Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 294
Edward Marlo Si Stebbins on the Road packet cut off and counted down to selection, faro Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 297
Gene Nielsen More Than Coincidence spectator deals through Si Stebbins, counting, if count matches value, he stops, this card named by performer The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 3) 394
Edward Marlo Time For Si Stebbins On the Clock Effect 16
Edward Marlo Time Zones two selections On the Clock Effect 16
Si Stebbins Si Stebbins Set-Up Million Dollar Card Secrets 68
Karl Fulves Face-Up Thot card removed from face up face down deck is removed by spectator, mate found, faro, si stebbins Notes From Underground 14
Stephen Minch The Justice of the Gypsies face down cards are named, then a reading, Si Stebbins adopted to Major Arcana The Book of Thoth 18
Stephen Minch The Lonely One card from the Major Arcana is predicted The Book of Thoth 20
James G. Thompson Jr. No Way two spectators decide on a number up to 25, first spectator counts down to that card in half the deck, performer writes down two cards, second spectator counts down, both cards match prediction The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 11) 787
Nick Trost Automatic Lie Speller Lie Detector with verificationAlso published here Subtle Card Magic: Part Two 12
Karl Fulves (4) Faro/Stebbins bringing a thirteen-cards deck into Si Stebbins order with faros Faro Possibilities 28
Karl Fulves Second Law some value coincidences happen when dealing through piles, application of Milk Build Shuffle to Si StebbinsRelated to Faro Possibilities 32
John F. Mendoza An Old Card Trick Made New spectator cuts off packet, remembers bottom card, shuffles and deal packet in three piles, card immediately namedRelated to Close-up Presentations 94
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
Stewart James Domore Discovery counting procedure in Si Stebbins stack produced coincidence/prediction Arcane (Issue 10) 128
Edward Marlo The Spectator's Matcho two cards selected, then another two, they match Marlo's Plus Package 60
Stewart James Doublethink spelling trick with story line, works with Si Stebbins Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 282
Theodore Annemann A Si Stebbins Kink blindfolded medium removes a card with same suit and one with same value as selection, first published 1924 Magic from the Parade #1 22
Darwin Ortiz, Edward Marlo, Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Si Stebbins Secret from New Pack Order to Si StebbinsRelated toVariations Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 137
Brother John Hamman Chinese Shuffle to Si Stebbins Stack getting into Si Stebbins via six binary culls, here up-downjog The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 71
Roger Crosthwaite Faro Follow-Ups one out of four, kicker four-of-a-kind production, Si Stebbins & faros Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 12) 1999
Karl Fulves High Stebbins (A) spectator cuts packet and takes top card, performer next, high card wins
(B) high card wins with 12 card packet, three cards each, performer has better odds
(C) high card wins variation with better odds for performer
(D) high card wins combined with faro shuffle to shift odds to 1st or 2nd player
Swindle & Cheat 10
Frederick Braue Prearranged Deck on stacked deck work, historical comments
- Eight Kings
- Si Stebbins
- Nikola
- Braue Memorized Stack (?)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 1
Doug Edwards No Chances using cyclical stack Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 4) 2204
Edward Marlo Si Stebbins from New Pack Order brief The Olram File (Issue 15) 6
Alex Elmsley Future Stock two card prediction, stack, one-ahead The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 398
Karl Fulves Speed Counts clocking with stacked deck, posed as problem Crooked Tales 98
Doug Canning Backstack formula to calculate position of cards in Si Stebbins The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 51) 941
Steven Youell The $ 1,000,000 Test three cards are divinedInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 51) 939
Doug Canning Down for the Count two decks, card is named and put in a deck, cards next to it form a number and same card in other deck found at this position The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 51) 941
Doug Edwards Si's Place any Royal Flush is dealt, Stebbins Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19, No. 1) 2597
Karl Fulves Simple Stebbins using Side Effects Deck with Si Stebbins set-upRelated to Blocking Off 44
Karl Fulves Cheat Deck card thought (one person suit, another value), stacked and five cards corner shorted Blocking Off 47
Karl Fulves Improv Aces four kings lost in deck reversed one by one, spread on table, kings are next to the matching aces, with stack handling Blocking Off 139
Karl Fulves Benefactor with two cards that turn out to be mates, Riffle Shuffle Control 13 Prophets 25
Karl Fulves Department of Corrections red-backed card in blue-backed deck, spectator deals face-up and turns one card face-dwon, it's blue, rest changes to redInspired by
  • "Remote Control" (Annemann)
13 Prophets 42
Karl Fulves Snibbets 13 Prophets 55
James Swain Annemann's Miracle three cards removed, performer divines them fairly, peek case with holeInspired byAlso published here Miracles with Cards 164
James Swain Something for Nothing new deck order show, shuffled a few times, poker hands dealt, straight flushs and royal flush for performerInspired by Miracles with Cards 167
Floyd Beatlebaum Soul Mates spectator selects a card, deals two hands and top card of one pile matches value and the other suit The Minotaur (Vol. 8, No. 1) 6
Tom Gagnon Si of Relief calculating position of cards in Si Stebbins The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 65) 1313
Nick Trost Automatic Lie Speller Lie Detector with verificationRelated to
  • "Gardner's Card Speller" (Joe Berg, Here's New Magic, 1937)
Also published here
The Card Magic of Nick Trost 155
Si Stebbins Si Stebbins Setup Syrian card manipulator Selim Cid taught Si Stebbins a version of the setup in 1895. Popularised by Howard Thurston in Howard Thurston's Card Tricks, 1901. The Card Magic of Nick Trost 321
Karl Fulves Cast A Card Day For Any Date 10
Peter Duffie Lie Stebbins Lie Detector effect with one selection, identity of cards determine if spectator is telling truth/lie (e.g. color, suit, value)Related to Effortless Card Magic 51
Peter Duffie Lie Stebbins Plus! Lie Detector effect with two selection, identity of cards determine if spectator is telling truth/lie (e.g. spot/court, suit), but has double revelationRelated to Effortless Card Magic 54
Allan Slaight, Steve Beam Stebbin Up -spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selectionInspired by
  • Allan Slaight's "Sly Stebbins" in "Semi-Automatic Card Tricks Volume 2"
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 66) 1332
Karl Fulves Stolen Numbers "The First Layout", telephone number presentation, ten cards (ace through 10) are laid out in which spectator's indicate their rowsInspired by Mutus Nomen 7
Karl Fulves Count Without Words "The Second Layout", blackjack memory demonstration Mutus Nomen 23
Karl Fulves High Stakes square layout with four Jokers and four Jacks, values are spelt and object moved from card to card, spectator always ends on a jackRelated to Lost Vampire Secrets 206
Al Baker, Max Holden Another Subtle Mystery Si Stebbins & one-way, cards with same suit and value as selection are found face down The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 681
Karl Fulves Well-Ordered Stack Si Stebbins variation When Psychics Play Poker 13
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 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 Lettra Set two missing cards found with clocking and faro-shuffled set-up Clockwork 43
Si Stebbins Si Stebbins System credit information Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 283
Benjamin Earl Cloak & Dagger Top Tip... getting from Si Stebbins into Mnemonica, joke Gambit (Issue 1) 21
James Swain Shush three cards removed, performer divines them fairly, peek case with holeInspired byAlso published here Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 41
Roberto Giobbi Si Stebbins/Galasso comment on the stack Secret Agenda (Issue Apr 6) 107
Paul Martin Recycling Si spelling principle in Si Stebbins Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 169
Steve Beam Spam Filter II thought-of selection is divined via other cards produced from deck, si stebbins, with stripper deck version, see also "Spam Filter" (Vol. 7) Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 275
Woody Aragon Si Fry performer ascertains a packet of cards chosen by spectator A Book in English 149
Steve Beam An Unpublished Card Trick card is divined by finding a card with same value and one with same suit The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue Addendum) x
Roberto Giobbi Stebbins & Galasso For Book Test using cards for page selection Hidden Agenda (Issue Oct 4) 285