21,674 entries in Cards / Effect Themes
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Unknown How to deliver out foure aces, and to convert them into foure knaves four Aces shown on face of deck and placed on table one by one, they change into Jacks The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 188
Unknown How to tell one what card he seeth in the bottome, when the same card is shuffled into the stocke card peeked, kept under control with jog shuffle and then "forced" (given) to spectator and divined The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Unknown An other waie to doo the same, having your selfe indeed never seene the card card glimpsed with diversion (like letting some cards fall), making piles and following the card, then giving it to spectator and divining it The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Unknown To tell one without confederacie what card the thinketh three cards on table, one thought of, divined by following gaze The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVII) 189
Unknown How to tell what card anie man thinketh, how to conveie the same into a kernell of a nut or cheristone, &c: and the same againe into ones pocket: how to make one drawe the same or anie card you list, and all under one devise card thought of is predicted on piece of paper in nut or button on spectator's coat, stooge, another person selects this card from deck, in optional repeat a nut with ink is cracked by some sucker The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVIII) 190
Reginald Scot Of private confederacie, and of Bandons pigeon on using stooges, for example for burnt and rediscovered card The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XIII) 174
Unknown La Carte Dansante (The dancing card) selection appears on the wall, goes left and right and up until the card vanishes and appears again, thread and duplicate La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 13
Unknown La Carte Clouée au Mur d'un Coup de Pistolet corner torn of selection, then nail is marked and loaded into a gun, cards sprung into the air and selection is nailed to the wall, corner matches, with assistant La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 15
Unknown La Carte Brûlée, qu'on Fait Trouver Dans une Montre card is selected and burnt, ashes vanish from a box and miniature card is found under glass of a watch, spectator selects among three, with assistant La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 19
Unknown Les Cartes Devinées, les Yeux Bandés spectator selects a bunch of cards and shuffles them, medium comes on stage, then with blindfold and without the performer saying a word all cards are named La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 39
Unknown For a Person to chuse a Card, you not supposed to know what it is, and then for the Person to hold the Cards between his Finger and Thumb, to strike them all out of his Hand but the very Card he had taken. "This is called the Nerve Trick" Breslaw's Last Legacy 61
Unknown To tell what Card a Person thinks upon, though you are not in the Room, or which Card he has touched, or waved his Hand over strange method Breslaw's Last Legacy 62
Unknown To tell what Card you think on in the whole Pack. probability and rudimental form of fishing Breslaw's Last Legacy 63
Unknown How to deliver out Four Aces, and to convert them to Four Knaves four cards put on the table one by one, they transform into other cards Breslaw's Last Legacy 64
Unknown To tell what Card a Person pitches on, without seeing the Card till you find it in the Pack cards shown one by one and stopped at selection, simple overhand shuffle control Breslaw's Last Legacy 65
Unknown To call for any Card in the Pack deck behind back naming card, bringing deck in front of body and dropping card on table, sequence is repeated Breslaw's Last Legacy 67
Unknown La Carte qui Saute en l'air, en Sortant du Jeu, Sans qu'on la Touche card rises from a houlette and flies up into the air, also possible with several cards La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 54
Prof. Robert Hellis To "Change" a Card - Fifth Method "To change a card without the aid of the Pack"
in context of effect in which wrong card changes into selection
Modern Magic 32
Unknown Second Method 21 card trick, also with general numberVariations Modern Magic 43
Unknown Third Method spectators remember cards and their positions Modern Magic 44
Unknown Various Modes of Disclosing a Discovered Card - First Method deck hit out of spectator's hand, "staring him in the face" Modern Magic 44
Unknown Third Method air-pressure turnover Modern Magic 45
Unknown Fourth Method equivoque procedure Modern Magic 45
Unknown To make a Card vanish from the Pack, and be found in a Person's Pocket stuck to back of hand Modern Magic 46
Unknown To place the Four Kings in different parts of the Pack, and to bring them together by a Simple Cut Modern Magic 47
Unknown The Four Kings being placed under the Hand of one Person, and the Four Sevens under the Hand of Another, to make them Change Places at Command Modern Magic 48
Unknown To arrange a Row of Dominoes face downwards on the Table, and on returning to the Room to turn up a Domino whose points shall indicate how many have been moved in your absence "Row of Ten Cards" with dominoes Modern Magic 265
Unknown Four Packets of Cards having been Formed face downwards on the Table, to discover the Total Value of the Undermost Cards Related to Modern Magic 49
Unknown To Name all the Cards in the Pack in Succession full stack, Eight Kings explained Modern Magic 50
Unknown The Cards being Cut, to tell whether the Number Cut is Odd or Even Modern Magic 51
Unknown The Whist Trick. To deal yourself all the Trumps all four hands contain all cards of a suit Modern Magic 51
Unknown To allow a Person to think of a Card, and to make that Card appear at such Number in the Pack as Another Person shall Name card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number, with variationRelated to Modern Magic 52
Unknown The Cards Revealed by the Looking-Glass joke Modern Magic 53
Unknown To Guess Four Cards thought of by Different Persons Related toVariations Modern Magic 53
Unknown The Pairs Re-paired Modern Magic 54
Unknown The Magic Triplets variation with 24 cards and triplets instead of twenty and pairs Modern Magic 55
Unknown Another Mode of Discovering a Card Thought of twenty-five cards, different dealing pattern Modern Magic 55
Unknown To Guess, by the aid of a Passage of Poetry or Prose, such one of Sixteen Cards as, in the Performer's Absence, has been Touched or Selected by the Company verbal code Modern Magic 56
Unknown To Detect, without Confederacy, which of Four Cards has been Turned Round in your Absence one-way margins Modern Magic 57
Unknown To Arrange Twelve Cards is Rows, in such a manner that they will Count Four in every Direction puzzle Modern Magic 58
Unknown To Place the Aces and Court Cards in Four Rows, in such a manner that neither Horizontally nor Perpendicularly shall there be in either Row two Cards alike either in Suit or Value puzzle Modern Magic 58
Unknown The Congress of Court Cards with the twelve court cardsRelated to Modern Magic 59
Unknown To name any Number of Cards in succession without Seeing them cards named one by one with deck behind backs, two methods Modern Magic 70
Unknown To make Four Cards change from Eights to Twos, from Black to Red, etc. divided cards Modern Magic 71
Unknown A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to make it Appear at such Number as the Company Choose two methods (Glide and Re-Deal) Modern Magic 73
Unknown Several Persons having each Drawn and Returned a Card, to make each Card appear at such Number in the Pack as the Drawer chooses Modern Magic 75
Unknown The "Three Card" Trick with bent corner Modern Magic 76
Unknown To Nail a Chosen Card to the Wall Modern Magic 77
Unknown The Inseparable Sevens Eights as Sevens, robbers Modern Magic 77
Unknown The Inseparable Aces three x-cards behind, robbers Modern Magic 79
Unknown Having placed the Four Aces in different positions in the Pack, to make the two Black change places with the two Red ones, and finally to bring all Four together in the middle of the Pack Modern Magic 80
Unknown A Card having been thought of, to make such Card Vanish from the Pack, and be Discovered wherever the Performer pleases 27 cards, card palmed out and multiple endings suggested (pocket, transformation, on chair, ...) Modern Magic 83
Unknown To cause a Number of Cards to Multiply invisibly in a Person's keeping cut-off packet weighed, then it multiplies Modern Magic 84
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin The Pack being divided into Two Portions, placed in the keeping of two different Persons, to make Three Cards Pass invisible from the One to the Other beginning with sealed deck Modern Magic 86
Unknown To allow several Persons each to draw a Card, and the Pack having been Shuffled, to make another Card drawn haphazard Change successively into each of those first chosen Modern Magic 87
Unknown To make Four Aces change to Four Kings, and Four Kings to Four Aces four double facers, using hat Modern Magic 90
Unknown Cards to Card Drawer two cards travel into prop Modern Magic 348
Unknown Having made Four Packets of Cards with an Ace at the bottom of each, to bring all Four Aces into whichever Packet the Company may choose faced deck and alternative method Modern Magic 91
Conus To Change the Four Aces, held tightly by a Person into Four Indifferent Cards Conus Aces Modern Magic 93
Unknown The Shower of Aces deck changes into all aces Modern Magic 97
Unknown The Changing Ladle on a stick, to change flat objects, as card burning, paper switch or Q&A device Modern Magic 358
Unknown Several Persons having each drawn Two Cards, which have been Returned and Shuffled, to make each Couple Appear in Succession, one at the top and the other at the bottom of the Pack "The Ladies' Looking-glass", favorite of Comte Modern Magic 99
Unknown To make Two Cards, each firmly held by a different Person, change places duplicate Modern Magic 101
Unknown To Change Four Cards, drawn haphazard, and placed on the table, into Cards of the same Value as a Single Card subsequently chosen by one of the Spectators optional forcing pack Modern Magic 102
Unknown Two Heaps of Cards, unequal in Number, being placed upon the Table, to predict beforehand which of the two the Company will choose ambiguous prediction, two handlings (number of cards or values in pile & odd/even pile with palming) Modern Magic 103
Unknown A Card having been Chosen and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to Produce the Chosen Card instantly in various ways long card or stripper deck, see following tricks Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Pick out the Card,the Pack being placed in a Person's Pocket stripper or with palm Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Cut at the Chosen Card stripper, long card, or ungaffed after spectator shuffle (palm) Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Fling the Pack in the Air, and Catch the Chosen Card Modern Magic 63
Unknown To Let all the Cards fall, save the One Chosen long card or stripper deck Modern Magic 62
Unknown To Change a Card drawn haphazard to the Chosen Card long card or stripper Modern Magic 63
Unknown To Divide the Pack into several Packets on the Table, allowing the Company to stop you at any Moment, and to cause the Top Card of the Heap last made to Change into the Chosen Card wide card as key card Modern Magic 65
Unknown To teach the Company a Trick which they Learn without Difficulty, then to allow them to Succeed or to cause them to Fail at your Pleasure deck dealt in four piles and suits separated, taught to audience and the fail or succeedRelated to Modern Magic 66
Unknown To Distinguish the Court Cards by Touch preparing by "bending" edges slightly upwards with knife Modern Magic 69
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
Unknown The Magic Picture and the Chosen Cards deck thrown onto picture frame, three selections appear behind glass Modern Magic 467
Unknown A Row of Cards being placed Face Downards on the Table, to indicate, by turning up one of them, how many of such Cards have during your absence been transferred from one end of the Row to the other Variations Modern Magic 104
Unknown Several Cards having been freely chosen by the Company, Returned and Shuffled, and the Pack placed in a Person's Pocket, to make such Person draw out one by one the chosen Cards spectator extracts (top) card from his pocket, favorite of Herrmann Modern Magic 106
Unknown To allow a Person secretly to think of a Card, and dividing the Pack into three heaps, to cause the Card thought of to appear in whichever heap the Company may choose Modern Magic 108
Unknown To allow a Person secretly to think of a Card, and, even before such Card is named, to select it from the Pack, and place it singly upon the Table 1 in 52 or switch Modern Magic 110
Unknown A Card having been Secretly Thought of by one of the Audience, to place two Indifferent Cards upon the table, and to Change such one of them as the Audience may select into the Card thought of using psychological force Modern Magic 111
Unknown A Card having been Drawn and Returned, and the Pack shuffled, to divide the Pack into several Heaps on the Table, and to cause the Drawn Card to appear in such heap as the Company may choose Modern Magic 114
Unknown To change a drawn Card into the Portraits of several of the Company succession Modern Magic 115
Unknown A Card having been drawn and returned, and the Pack shuffled, to place on the Table six Rows of six Cards each, and to discover the chosen Card by a throw of the Dice Modern Magic 116
Unknown A Card having been withdrawn and replaced, to call it from the Pack, and to make it come to you of its own accord thread, tabled rising card from spread Modern Magic 117
Unknown The Whist Trick. Improved Method. "To deal yourself all the Trumps, the three other Players holding the usual mixed Hands" Modern Magic 119
Unknown The Magic Sword "A Card being drawn and replaced, and the Pack flung in the Air, to catch the chosen Card on the point of the Sword"Related to Modern Magic 121
Unknown The Rising Cards (La Houlette) "Several Cards having been drawn, returned, and Shuffled, to make them rise spontaneously from the Pack"
some variations in apparatus explained
Modern Magic 125
Unknown Ungimmicked Rising Cards Modern Magic 129
Unknown The Jumping Cards "Two or three Cards having been drawn, returned, and shuffled, to make them jump out of the Pack"
using prop box
Modern Magic 130
Unknown To make a Card stand upright by itself on the Table tin slip Modern Magic 132
Unknown Two Card Transposition using two mechanical card boxes Modern Magic 136
Unknown Restoration in Card Box prop Modern Magic 136
Unknown The "Torn Card" card restored except corner, which then visibly reappears, different versions of the mechanical card explained Modern Magic 139
Unknown Visible Change of Rising Card mechanical card Modern Magic 143
Professor Hoffmann The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards three cards selected, which are then multiplied (e.g. a dozen aces of hearts), then all duplicates vanished Tricks with Cards 198
Unknown The Magic Star and Cabalistic Pointer six cards in star configuration, an arrow pivots and stops at selections Tricks with Cards 201
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 Multiple Selection Routine five cards in five different ways Tricks with Cards 206
Unknown The Rising Cards (La Houlette) various thread methods (including "Sand Riser"), routine and pseudo-mistakes Tricks with Cards 211
Unknown The Crystal Houlette requiring prepared wand Tricks with Cards 219
Unknown Houlette à la Main fingers from behind Tricks with Cards 119
Professor Alberti Alberti's Rising Cards hair and wax Tricks with Cards 121
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 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 Cascade of Cards card fountain with or without special apparatus Tricks with Cards 228
Professor Hoffmann The "Sensation" Card Trick "An Experiment in Thought-reading"
three cards thought of, performer divines writes them on slips of paper, spectators remove their cards and the vanish from "card table" and reappear in deck
Tricks with Cards 231
Unknown The Crystal Frame "For the Production of a Card" Tricks with Cards 237
Unknown The Black Velvet Frame "For the Production of a Card" Tricks with Cards 238
Unknown The Card in the Candle card appears on top of candle Tricks with Cards 239
Unknown, Bland The Card Bouquet five cards are destroyed and shot on a fake flower bouquet, they appear around the bouquet, some reverse and one has a corner missing which is visibly restored, very mechanical apparatus Tricks with Cards 241
Unknown Visible Transposition one-handed passes in both hands simultaneously, duplicates Tricks with Cards 10
Unknown To Force a Person to Think of a Particular Card from fan or during riffling with slight stop at stepRelated to Tricks with Cards 12
Unknown "Second" Dealing with "card at any number" application Tricks with Cards 21
Prof. Robert Hellis Hellis' Change, No. 1 "To change a card without the aid of the Pack"
in context of effect in which wrong card changes into selection
Tricks with Cards 23
Unknown To Slip a Card with transformation effect Tricks with Cards 25
Unknown Blindfold Location multiple cards by touch Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown Biseauté or Tapering Cards red-black application Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown Tricks with Long Cards simple location of a card, either by using long card as key or by forcing long card Tricks with Cards 41
Unknown Card comes to Top/Bottom on hand or with paper-wrapped deck, long card Tricks with Cards 42
Unknown Tricks with Biseauté Cards - The Attractive Power of Gold three selections come to bottom of three piles, then to bottom of pack after shuffle, presented with coins, stripper deckRelated to Tricks with Cards 43
Unknown The Pocket-picking Trick selection extracted by feel from deck in spectator's pocket, stripper or long card or ungaffed Tricks with Cards 45
Unknown The "Walking Pip" Card Tricks with Cards 47
Unknown Multi-Pip Card & Application two versions, with general card type routine with 2 spectators Tricks with Cards 48
Prof. M. Verbeck Multi-Pip Card double faced multi-pip card, ending clean with blank card Tricks with Cards 50
Unknown "Reading" the Cards multiple cards divined with wand, punch marked deck Tricks with Cards 58
Charlier Artificial Spiritualism removed cards divined, pile cut off by spectator and number of cards as well as number of pips divined, stacked and punch marked Tricks with Cards 63
Unknown To discover a card mentally selected - First Method
- Second Method
Tricks with Cards 68
Unknown The "Nerve" Feat deck hit out of spectator's hand, "staring him in the face", see also page 42 Tricks with Cards 70
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick cards coming out in order via down-under-deal, thirteen-card and 32-card version Tricks with Cards 72
Unknown The "Spelling" Trick spelling every value in a thirteen-card packet Tricks with Cards 75
Unknown To Name all the Cards of the Pack in Succession full stack, 32-version and Eight Kings explained Tricks with Cards 76
Unknown Odd-Even Divination performer knows whether cut-off number is odd or even Tricks with Cards 77
Unknown Four-of-a-kinds deck is dealt in thirteen piles, value named, one pile is removed that consists of all those cards Tricks with Cards 78
Unknown The Whist Trick dealing four hands, one contains winning suit and others are either mixed or also sorted in suits Tricks with Cards 78
Unknown Two Heaps of Cards having been placed upon the Table, to Predict with Certainty which Heap a Spectator will choose ambiguous prediction, two handlings (number of cards or values in pile & odd/even pile with palming) Tricks with Cards 79
Unknown The Pack being divided into two Heaps on the Table and a Card taken from each Heap and placed in the other: to discover such Cards two methods (odd/even or bridge) Tricks with Cards 81
Unknown The Queens digging for Diamonds hotel trick with eight cards each and story presentation Tricks with Cards 82
Unknown A Row of Cards having been formed Face downwards, to divine how many have been moved from one end of the Row to the other spectator displaces x cards in packet, an x value card is produced Tricks with Cards 83
Unknown To make a Card thought of by one Person appear at such Number in the Pack as another Person shall choose card and its position remembered, bluff counting started with that number Tricks with Cards 85
Unknown Another Method 27-card trick with card-to-any-number table Tricks with Cards 87
Unknown The Affectionate Quartette four-of-a-kind distributed in deck comes together again, various methods Tricks with Cards 90
Unknown To discover a Chosen Card by the Throw of a Pair of Dice forcing pack Tricks with Cards 92
Unknown The "Whispering Trick" for one spectator, paperballs over the head situation Tricks with Cards 93
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack Tricks with Cards 95
Unknown To pick out a Chosen Card under a Handkerchief long card, stripper or ungaffed Tricks with Cards 97
Unknown The Obedient Aces Tricks with Cards 103
Conus Conus' Ace Trick Tricks with Cards 107
Conus The Shower of Aces many aces appear at named number (faced-deck turnover at-any-number method) Tricks with Cards 110
Charles Bertram Bertram's Ace Trick spectator deals out all cards, the three indifferent cards end up in spectator's pocket Tricks with Cards 111
Unknown Clairvoyance by Touch chosen card is extracted from deck in spectator's pocket, the repeat in which spectator extracts right card Tricks with Cards 113
Unknown To Pass a Card through a Hat as out for classic force Tricks with Cards 116
Louis Comte The Ladies' Looking-Glass last pair caught from shower of cards Tricks with Cards 117
Unknown Everybody's Card Tricks with Cards 120
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin Cards Judged by Weight, and the Multiplication of Cards two routines (second one by Robert-Houdin) Tricks with Cards 122
Unknown, Prof. M. Verbeck "Stop!" "Three Cards having been drawn by Three different Persons, to make them appear at such Numbers in the Pack as the Drawers or any other Person my select"
three-way or two-way forcing pack
Tricks with Cards 125
Unknown The Cards having been freely Shuffled and Cut into three or four Heaps, to Name the Top Card of each Heap one ahead Tricks with Cards 127
Professor Hoffmann Thought Anticipated general thoughts on the plot Tricks with Cards 128
Unknown A Person having Secretly Thought of a Card, and the Pack having been Divided into Three Heaps, to Declare in which Heap the Card thought of will be found Tricks with Cards 129
Unknown To Invite a Person secretly to Think of a Card, and before such Card is named to pick it out of the Pack Tricks with Cards 130
Unknown A Card having been Thought of by one Spectator, to offer the Pack to another, and cause him to draw the same Card psychological force & out Tricks with Cards 132
Unknown Card to Pocket as Out for Classic Force Tricks with Cards 133
Unknown Thought Doubly Anticipated "To Place a Card Thought of by one Person at such Position in the Pack as another Person shall mentally Select"
psychological force & position 7 with outs
Tricks with Cards 134
Unknown The Transforming Sevens divided cards Tricks with Cards 137
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin The Protean Pack three selections, "General Pack" Tricks with Cards 140
Unknown The Four Queens changed to Kings queens under hat transpose with kings on deck, double facers Tricks with Cards 142
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin The Cards passing up the Sleeve Tricks with Cards 144
Unknown The Diminishing and Dissolving Cards two versions Tricks with Cards 148
Unknown Card-Boxes No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4: "Card-and-Bird" Box
No. 5
No. 6: Bland's Brass Card-box
No. 7: The Card-Drawer
No. 8: The Double Card-Drawer
Tricks with Cards 151
Unknown Two Drawn Cards, placed in different Boxes, made to Change Places at Command Tricks with Cards 159
Professor Hoffmann A Drawn Card, placed in a Closed Box, made to Fly back to the Pack, while Another takes its Place in the Box including Another Method Tricks with Cards 160
Unknown The Torn-Card Trick torn corner, then complete restoration, card box prop Tricks with Cards 163
Unknown The Mechanical "Torn Card" last corner visibly restores Tricks with Cards 166
Unknown Jumping Cards "To Make Selected Cards Jump out of the Pack"
king of mechanical houlette
Tricks with Cards 168
Eugene Bosco The Sand Frame Tricks with Cards 171
Professor Field Professor Field's Card Frame pieces shot with pistol on the frame Tricks with Cards 172
Unknown The Magic Sword "A Chosen Card Caught on the Point of a Sword" Tricks with Cards 175
Unknown A Card caught on the End of a Walking-Stick Tricks with Cards 178
Unknown The Magic Mirror deck laid on mirror, name appears on mirror (breathing glass), mirror turned, only selection sticks to mirror Tricks with Cards 179
Unknown The Charmed Bullet and the Black Cloth Target nine shuffled cards stuck to board covered with black cloth, performer shoots on board and hits selection Tricks with Cards 182
Unknown The China Plate and Flying Cards deck laid on plate, selections fly out horizontally Tricks with Cards 185
Bland The Card-Catching Plate four cards appear attached to rim of plate when deck is thrown at it Tricks with Cards 187
Unknown A Card found in a Cigar Tricks with Cards 189
Unknown A Card found in a Candle two methods (fake or ordinary candle) Tricks with Cards 189
Unknown A Pack of Cards changed to a Handkerchief handkerchief and cards in leather case change places Tricks with Cards 194
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 Changing Cards multi-pip card More Magic 55
Unknown "Walking Pip" Cards More Magic 56
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin The Cards passing up the Sleeve, and the Diminishing and Increasing Cards "dexterous card-palming supple­mented by unflinching audacity", diminishing cards as fake explanation More Magic 57
Unknown Mechanical Diminishing Cards described in addition to sleight-of-hand method More Magic 64
Charlier Reading the Cards More Magic 68
Unknown Practical Illustrations - top cards named after cut
- spectator cuts off cards and performer knows number of cards and points containted
More Magic 75
Unknown Further Illustration naming position of any card or card at any position More Magic 79
Unknown Card Naming when stack has been shuffled, punch deck More Magic 81
Professor Hoffmann The Mysterious Pairs several spectators remove two cards each and place them face to face, performer receives one card and names the other, then the pairs come together again in the deck More Magic 84
Unknown To name the Bottom Card of each of Three Heaps of Cards performer divines bottom cards of three piles by making up mathematical rules with other drawn cards More Magic 88
Professor Alberti The Rising Cards - Alberti's Method thread attached during routine, free selection More Magic 91
Unknown The Houlette glass houlette on top of wand, metal tongue pushes card up More Magic 92
Edwin T. Sachs Edwin Sachs' Method metal houlette on top of bottle More Magic 93
Buatier de Kolta de Kolta Rising Cards brief, for correction see referenceRelated to More Magic 94
Prof. Duprez Ribbon Rising Cards glass houlette suspended on ribbons More Magic 95
Unknown To Catch a Selected Card on the end of a Walking-Stick (almost) ungaffed stickRelated to More Magic 95
Unknown Mechanical Card Stick presented as different method More Magic 97
Professor Field, Unknown Frames of various kinds of Producing Cards - Field's Card-Frame
- The French Card-Frame
- The Sand Frame (attr. to "the elder Bosco")
- The Velvet Frame and Artist's Easel
- The Crystal Frame
More Magic 98
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 The Black Cloth Target. Another Magic Pistol nine shuffled cards stuck to board covered with black cloth, performer shoots on board and hits selection More Magic 111
Professor Hoffmann The Magic Card Case "A Chosen Card made to pass into an Empty Case", leather-covered case More Magic 115
Unknown The Improved Card Drawer "To produce Two Cards in succession from an Empty Drawer", with routine suggestions, including having the spectator decide whether the two selections should appear in the box face-to-face or back-two-back More Magic 118
Unknown Changing Card-box Routine card in box and card in deck transpose, interesting method with deck switch More Magic 122
Unknown Card from Changing Card-box to Deck two cards chosen and put in box, apparently named one travels back to deck More Magic 123
Unknown The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket More Magic 124
Unknown The Walking Card named card moves from spread out cards on table More Magic 126
Bland The Enchanted Hand-Mirror deck on hand-held mirror, mirror turned over, only selection sticks, magnetism More Magic 128
Professor Hoffmann The Multiplying and Vanishing Cards single card "reproduces" into duplicates, repeated with other cards, duplicates vanished again, pull More Magic 131
Unknown A Pack of Cards Transformed into a Handkerchief, and vice versa handkerchief and cards in leather case change places More Magic 231
Unknown The Magic Circle "To discover a card or other object that has been touched in the performer's absence", with medium and code More Magic 242
Professor Hoffmann The Spiritualistic Ball, Ring and Card rod in stand, ball with hole placed on it, ball moves upwards and downwards, then jumps off, same with ring, card also rises up and down the rodRelated to More Magic 395
Unknown The new Watch and Card Target pistol shot on target, where card appears minus corner, then corner as well, watch appears there tooInspired by More Magic 403
Unknown The Card in the Candle torn-up card fired with pistol on candle, card appears on top of candle More Magic 421
Unknown All Red - All Black with electric deck More Magic 20
Unknown Methods of Identifying a Chosen Card - Fourth Method concave bridge in rest of deck More Magic 22
Unknown Fifth Method nailnick as selection is replaced underneath fan More Magic 22
Unknown Sixth Method Inspired by More Magic 23
Unknown Any number of Packets of Cards having been formed face downwards on the Table, to discover the Total Value of the Undermost Cards. with formula for any number of cardsRelated to More Magic 23
Unknown New Numerical Trick with Cards three heaps formed while performer is blindfolded according to some mathematical instructions, performer in the end know amount of cards in center pile More Magic 25
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack More Magic 27
Unknown To Name Cards without Seeing them More Magic 30
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick thirteen-card packet comes out in order via down-under deal More Magic 31
Unknown The "Spelling" Trick from thirteen-card packet every value from Ace to King is spelled out More Magic 31
Unknown The ''Twenty-Seven Card" Trick "To cause a Card selected by oneSpectator to appear at such number in the Pack as another Spectator may indicate"
piles picked up according to a table so thought-of card ends up in any position
More Magic 32
Unknown A Row of Cards being placed Face Downwards on the table, to indicate by turning up one of them How Many have during your absence been Transferred from One end to the Other "Improved Method"Inspired by More Magic 35
Professor Hoffmann To produce Three Cards at any Position in the Pack thought of by Another Person three cards appear consecutively at freely named number More Magic 38
Unknown A Card being freely Chosen from the Pack, replaced, and the Pack shuffled, to make any Given Card Change to the one Chosen control, palm & top change More Magic 40
Unknown The "Alternate Card" Trick with a Complete Pack apparently mixed deck comes out in order via down-under deal More Magic 42
Unknown To Pass a Chosen Card through the Crown of a Borrowed Hat selection appears underneath hat More Magic 46
Gordon Wigan To Change Three Cards, placed in the Pocket of a Spectator, into Three Others previously chosen Related to More Magic 48
Unknown To make a Card freely drawn, and replaced in the Pack, Change Places with another laid on the Table More Magic 49
Unknown To distinguis the Suit of any given Card by Weight cards with glazed back, marked with water marks More Magic 50
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick with psychology & bent corner More Magic 51
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick - Another Method gaffed face, fake-index precursor More Magic 54
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown Die springenden Karten cards jump or rise out of (gaffed) deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster In fremder Hand verschwindende Karten cards disappear into tray Der moderne Kartenkünstler 181
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die thatsächlich verschwindende Karte card pull into sleeve Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Unknown Magische Zaubercigarre Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Unknown Die Kartencigarre card vanishes in the hands, miniature card reappears at end of cigar, it then grows to normal size Der moderne Kartenkünstler 184
Unknown Kartenfang in der Luft catching cards at end of wand Der moderne Kartenkünstler 185
Unknown Die Kartenscheibe deck thrown on board by spectator, selection remains stuck on boardVariations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 185
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster "Der Deutsche Reichsadler" deck thrown on board with bird drawing by spectator, selection remains stuck on boardInspired by Der moderne Kartenkünstler 186
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 Magnetischer Kartenspiegel only selection adheres to mirror Der moderne Kartenkünstler 188
Unknown Die Diogenes-Laterne card appears in small lanternRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
Unknown Karten- und Ei-Balance egg and upright card balanced on wand, card with needle insideRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
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 Der Kartendegen Der moderne Kartenkünstler 192
Unknown Die Blumenvase flower bouquet, card appear on it Der moderne Kartenkünstler 193
Unknown Durchdringen der Materie glass covered with deck of cards, coin invisible thrown towards glass, it lands inside, clockworkRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 193
Unknown Der grosse Kartenrahmen in frame appear cards, plate, rings, ... Der moderne Kartenkünstler 195
Unknown Die Kartenvoltigé card fountain at stand, selection appears at the end Der moderne Kartenkünstler 196
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenfontaine in-the-handsRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 197
Unknown Die Mohrenwäsche card placed in glass with plate on top and borrowed handkerchief, smoke blown towards glass, smoke appears in glass, card is now blank and its image on the borrowed handkerchief Der moderne Kartenkünstler 198
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kobold in der Flasche card jumps out of bottle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 199
Unknown Mysteriöses Glaskästchen card appears in transparent glass case Der moderne Kartenkünstler 200
Unknown Stuhl und Karten three selection appear at back of chair Der moderne Kartenkünstler 200
Unknown Karten-Etui deck placed in a case vanishes or transforms into silk, etc. Der moderne Kartenkünstler 201
Unknown Das bezauberte Karten-Foulard deck placed on (gaffed) plate, selections shoot out of deck (really plate)Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 202
Unknown Die Kartenpresse money press for cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 202
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das fliegende Kartenhäuschen ohne Bedeckung card house built out of seven chosen card, it vanishes from one tray and reappears on another Der moderne Kartenkünstler 203
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Séparation mystérieuse pips vanish from cards (leaving blank cards) and appear on glass sheet Der moderne Kartenkünstler 205
Unknown Der Kartensteiger in der Hand Der moderne Kartenkünstler 206
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle, unsichtbare Uhrwerk half the deck cut out so the center cards can rise from deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 206
Unknown The Cards that Cannot be Replaced cards that are replaced slide out again by themselves Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Einfacher Karten deck shell Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Der Kartensteiger im Glase Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 208
Unknown Das Blumenbouquet als Kartensteiger cards rise out of flower bouquet Der moderne Kartenkünstler 209
Unknown Der automatische Kartensteiger houlette Der moderne Kartenkünstler 209
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neuester Kartensteiger four selection, corner torn off one, first picture card rises and its picture moves on the card, second rises reversed and visible reverses, third card is blank card and visible prints itself, fourth card with missing corner, corner visibly restoresRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 210
Unknown Die vier behexten Karten same as reference with slightly different gaffsRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 211
Unknown Mysteriöses Kartensteigen cards rise out of deck and float in airRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 211
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenmagneta two selections, deck in a glass, one selection rises out of deck and floats to other glass and in midair changes to second selectionRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 213
Unknown Der magnetische Zauberstab selected card jumps out of deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 215
Unknown Die dressierte Karte card rises or jumps out of envelope Der moderne Kartenkünstler 216
Unknown Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork rising card deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 216
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis descensus Averno reads impracticalAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 217
Unknown Eine Imitation Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 219
Unknown Der Kartenrahmen cards appear on sheet of framed glass Der moderne Kartenkünstler 220
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Grosses Kartenmanöver Jacks, Queens and Kings travel and transpose with two plates, heavily gaffedRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 221
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card stabbed on floor, control with short deck and deck switch Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Unknown Der Zuschauer als Karten-Kommandant card shuffled back by spectator, yet it appears on topRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope with card-envelope index Der moderne Kartenkünstler 225
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing it Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
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
Unknown Abrakadabra deck thrown in air and selection caught on plateRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 228
Unknown Experto credite! named card is missing from new and sealed deck, with risky psychological force, out with card index and deck switch Der moderne Kartenkünstler 230
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das mysteriöse Würfelchen selection in deck, deck dealt into six piles, spectator throws die which identifies the pile with the selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 231
Unknown Der Erraten mehrerer Karten Jacks, Queens, Kings and Aces are dealt out repeatedly in square formation, but it is not clear to what purpose Der moderne Kartenkünstler 96
Unknown Vingt-un Twenty-One Card Trick, but card is at the end palmed out and an envelope with a duplicate from an envelope index presented Der moderne Kartenkünstler 97
Unknown Erraten von Karten durch Quadrate with square layout on table and four, five, six or seven spectators Der moderne Kartenkünstler 99
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
Unknown Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as forceRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 14
Unknown Die rätselhafte Harmonie spectator choses same card as other spectator, key card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 102
Unknown Eine Karte am Geruch erkennen locating a card because of its smell, key card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 102
Unknown Das Wiederfinden der Karten two cards are lost and found, divided deck, either red-black or odd-even Der moderne Kartenkünstler 103
Unknown Den Gesamtwert dreier unbekannten Karten zu nennen piles made, sum of three cards named at the end Der moderne Kartenkünstler 103
Unknown Der mysteriöse Kartenkreis card chosen from clock dial layout with counting procedure Der moderne Kartenkünstler 104
Unknown Die geflohenen und wieder eingefangenen Haremsdamen three Queens placed on top, bottom and center, all together after cut, also two methods for four Queens, in one of which all four come back to the topRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 106
Unknown Das magische Trio one card palmed from the start Der moderne Kartenkünstler 107
Unknown Die künstliche Reihenfolge deck dealt out with down-under deal in new deck order as climax to card performance, for 32 or 52 cardsRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 108
Unknown Die geheimnisvollen Würfel - two dice thrown and sum counted to repeatedly until deck is divided in two halves, they're separated in red and black
- red and black separation by performer without dice but crimp or punch instead
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 110
Unknown Umschlagen einer Karte air-pressure turnoverRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 22
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Prädestinationsgabe two decks, spectator remembers one and its position in one deck, then he counts down in second deck from position to previously predicted number, selection is thereRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 111
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 1. first application, ten cards shuffled, yet they stay in order, using shuffle that recycles after seven executions Der moderne Kartenkünstler 119
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 2. second application, two cards chosen among ten card packet and then located Der moderne Kartenkünstler 119
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 3. third application, position of top card named after three "shuffles" Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 4. fourth application, deck "shuffled" two times, then card at any position named Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Gezwungene Wahl magician's choice from 32 cards and layout on tableRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 121
Unknown Das desertierte und wiedereingefangene Ass four Aces shown and lost in deck by spectator, one Ace disappears and travels to spectator's pocket, Diamond spot card masks as Ace with other pips covered by other AcesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 23
Unknown Die vier Asse auf Reisen Der moderne Kartenkünstler 24
Unknown Das bezauberte Messer spectator stabs knife into shuffled deck, performer names card, bottom card slipped into position Der moderne Kartenkünstler 28
Unknown Das schräg oder conisch beschnittene Spiel stripper deck, red black application, also all four suits Der moderne Kartenkünstler 128
Unknown Eine Point-Drei-Karte verwandelt sich in ein Ass multi-pip principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Unknown Point-Vier verwandelt sich in Point-Sechs multi-pip principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Unknown Point-Sieben verwandelt sich in Point-Acht multi-pip principle with ungaffed Seven that changes to Eight Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Einzig unfehlbare Manier, um vom Publikum gemerkte Karten zu erraten strange force of fourth card from top Der moderne Kartenkünstler 29
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
Unknown Die unsichtbare Reise eines Thalers deck of cards placed on glass, coin vanishes and appears in glass or penetrates deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 31
Unknown Die Chamäleon-Karten fan of four cards transforms multiple times, divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 135
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradi's Kartenwanderung red cards folded into paper and sealed, card from black half chosen, travels into red halfRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 32
Unknown Französische Verwandlungskarte three fives change into aces, kind of wide-spread divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 136
Unknown Könige, Damen und Buben picture cards shuffled and placed underneath handkerchief, performer produces all kings, queens and jacks without looking, two methodsRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 34
Unknown "Das Verwandlungsspiel" deck shown normal, than it changes into duplicates of one picture card, than another, then back to normal Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Non plus ultra several cards chosen, placed under handkerchief, then shuffled into deck, found by performer, cards punched on the fly Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
Unknown Die neue Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restoresRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 138
Unknown Noli me tangere several cards on table, spectators turn cards end for end and performer identifies which ones, one-way punch mark Der moderne Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die magische Sehkraft cards given to blindfolded performer are named by him Der moderne Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Einfache Bilder-Klappkarte Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139