gerade oder ungerade\nperformer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating\n unknown
1896
der moderne kartenkünstler
Unknown

Gerade oder ungerade

performer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating

super count down\nthought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up\ndai vernon
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Dai Vernon

Super Count Down

thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up

sensitive thoughts\ndeck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them\ntheodore annemann
1937
encyclopedia of card tricks Theodore Annemann

Sensitive Thoughts

deck divided in red and black, number named and card thought of from different halves, performer names card and position of them

vernon super count down\nthought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up\ndai vernon\nsuper duplex count-down\npeter duffie
1962
early vernon Dai Vernon

Vernon Super Count Down

thought-of number is dealt, performer finds it out, also with selection, red-black alternating set-up

incorporated color control\n- part one: pairs attract each other after riffle shuffle (rbbr-rbbr-...)
- part two: spectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red
- part three: number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted\nkarl fulves\np. 109 for comment\nthe candy king\nstewart james\nincorporated color control with coins\nbob hemple\ncolor control - mentalists night out\nkarl fulves\nriffle shuffle control\nkarl fulves
1967
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Karl Fulves

Incorporated Color Control

- Part One: pairs attract each other after riffle shuffle (RBBR-RBBR-...)
- Part Two: spectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red
- Part Three: number of color-matching pairs kind of predicted

influential pairs\ntwo decks dealt in several piles, red black separated\nroy walton\nkarl fulves\ninfluential pairs variation\ngene finnell\ninfluence\nroy walton\ninfluential pairs variation\ngene finnell
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 Roy Walton, Karl Fulves

Influential Pairs

two decks dealt in several piles, red black separated

colors revealed\nafter a riffle shuffle, the spectator sorts deck in multiple stage in colors and pockets piles in six different pockets, performer knows number of cards in each pocket\nrick johnsson\nharry lorayne\nwalter rollins\nred & black fantasy\nharry lorayne\nhummer's little stranger\nbob hummer
1969
epilogue Rick Johnsson, Harry Lorayne, Walter Rollins

Colors Revealed

after a riffle shuffle, the spectator sorts deck in multiple stage in colors and pockets piles in six different pockets, performer knows number of cards in each pocket

logic\ntwo cards chosen, one found by performer and one by spectator, red-black alternating\nfrancis j. baker\nan alternate detection\ntheodore annemann\nlogical odd event\nmarvin johnson
1970
the pallbearers review vol. 5-8 Francis J. Baker

Logic

two cards chosen, one found by performer and one by spectator, red-black alternating

alternated red & black shuffles\noverhand and riffle shuffle used to preserve alternating set-up (including real riffle shuffle with fine incomplete faro)\nedward marlo
1973
marlo's objectives Edward Marlo

Alternated Red & Black Shuffles

overhand and riffle shuffle used to preserve alternating set-up (including real riffle shuffle with fine incomplete faro)

attraction\nafter riffle shuffle cards are dealt in pairs, matching red or black pair is always followed by pair of other color\nkarl fulves\nincorporated color control\nkarl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Attraction

after riffle shuffle cards are dealt in pairs, matching red or black pair is always followed by pair of other color

chromatic telepathy\nspectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red\nkarl fulves\nincorporated color control\nkarl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Karl Fulves

Chromatic Telepathy

spectator lays out pairs on table, performer knows which ones are black and which red

influential pairs\ntwo decks dealt in several piles, red black separated\nroy walton\nkarl fulves\ninfluential pairs\nroy walton\nkarl fulves
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Roy Walton, Karl Fulves

Influential Pairs

two decks dealt in several piles, red black separated

colors revealed\nafter a riffle shuffle, the spectator sorts deck in multiple stage in colors and pockets piles in six different pockets, performer knows number of cards in each pocket\nrick johnsson\nwalter rollins\nharry lorayne\nred & black fantasy\nharry lorayne
1973
riffle shuffle set-ups Rick Johnsson, Walter Rollins, Harry Lorayne

Colors Revealed

after a riffle shuffle, the spectator sorts deck in multiple stage in colors and pockets piles in six different pockets, performer knows number of cards in each pocket

by two and two\none riffle shuffle, then pairs turned up, when odd-colored, the next pair is also odd-colored, when match, then the next is match\nkarl fulves
1981
origins Karl Fulves

By Two And Two

one riffle shuffle, then pairs turned up, when odd-colored, the next pair is also odd-colored, when match, then the next is match

the diagonal relationship\nafter riffle shuffle spectator takes pairs, turns one over and guesses color of other card, performer is always right\nkarl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

The Diagonal Relationship

after riffle shuffle spectator takes pairs, turns one over and guesses color of other card, performer is always right

nexto\ntwo positions in deck decided upon by spectator and performer, after riffle shuffle those positions are counted to and the prediction that one is of each color is verified\nkarl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Nexto

two positions in deck decided upon by spectator and performer, after riffle shuffle those positions are counted to and the prediction that one is of each color is verified

memory mix\nafter riffle shuffle performer memorizes order, deck dealt into 2 heaps, performer announces number of matching color pairs in one heap\nkarl fulves\nblack magic notes\nkarl fulves\nblack magic\nkarl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Memory Mix

after riffle shuffle performer memorizes order, deck dealt into 2 heaps, performer announces number of matching color pairs in one heap

smart modem\ntwelve red and 12 black cards, cards shuffled and dealt into two heaps by spectator, paper slips with "match" and "no match" used to predict whether pairs match in color, with variations:
- smart alek (getting some pairs wrong on purpose)
- which colors? (predicting colors as well)
- machine dream (incorporating money machine prop)
- read this first\nkarl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Smart Modem

twelve red and 12 black cards, cards shuffled and dealt into two heaps by spectator, paper slips with "match" and "no match" used to predict whether pairs match in color, with variations:
- Smart Alek (getting some pairs wrong on purpose)
- Which Colors? (predicting colors as well)
- Machine Dream (incorporating money machine prop)
- Read This First

colorite\nafter riffle shuffle and deal into 2 halves, performer divines color of top card of spectator's pile, repeated for all cards\nkarl fulves
1986
color capture Karl Fulves

Colorite

after riffle shuffle and deal into 2 halves, performer divines color of top card of spectator's pile, repeated for all cards

blown away plus\nfollow up with named card to pocket, odd/even divided\nedward marlo\nblown away plus\nedward marlo\nneither blind nor silly\njuan tamariz
1988
marlo's magazine volume 6 Edward Marlo

Blown Away Plus

follow up with named card to pocket, odd/even divided

a trick fragment\npredicting that all pairs come off with a red and a black card after riffle shuffle in off-beat way\nkarl fulves
1992
deceptive practices Karl Fulves

A trick fragment

predicting that all pairs come off with a red and a black card after riffle shuffle in off-beat way

witness\nsix spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an x on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murderer\nkarl fulves\nkeith downs (abra #2362)\nclue\njack yates\npartner in crime\nsam schwartz\nwitness\nkarl fulves
1992
deceptive practices Karl Fulves

Witness

six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an X on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murderer

mirage\nriffle shuffle, after each matching pair next pair is placed aside unseen, one pile is all red the other all black\nkarl fulves
1992
supplement to deceptive practices Karl Fulves

Mirage

riffle shuffle, after each matching pair next pair is placed aside unseen, one pile is all red the other all black

super duplex count-down\ntwo selections made fairly, able to locate both immediately\npeter duffie\nvernon super count down\ndai vernon
1997
effortless card magic Peter Duffie

Super Duplex Count-Down

Two selections made fairly, able to locate both immediately

expansionism\nmemorizing color sequence of 32 cards, but really only 16\nkarl fulves\nspeed reading\nkarl fulves\ncompression technique\nkarl fulves
1998
combo Karl Fulves

Expansionism

memorizing color sequence of 32 cards, but really only 16

colorist\nspectator cuts packet of 12 picture cards and deals three cards face-down, performer indicates one whose color appears at least twice in the triple\nkarl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

Colorist

spectator cuts packet of 12 picture cards and deals three cards face-down, performer indicates one whose color appears at least twice in the triple

head start\nthree players get a card and hold it against forehead so that only other can see it, players bet whether the own color matches one of the other players\nkarl fulves
2004
when psychics play poker Karl Fulves

Head Start

three players get a card and hold it against forehead so that only other can see it, players bet whether the own color matches one of the other players

reflex action\nspectator distributes half deck face-up on table, performer deals other half on top and all pairs match color\nkarl fulves
2005
combo ii Karl Fulves

Reflex Action

spectator distributes half deck face-up on table, performer deals other half on top and all pairs match color

game of chance\ncolor of every third card used in multiple phase gambling game\npit hartling\nthe third color\ndai vernon
2016
in order to amaze Pit Hartling

Game of Chance

color of every third card used in multiple phase gambling game

dollar deal\nred-black betting game, bill is inserted in deck and pairs taken, color that comes with bill can be predicted\nroberto giobbi\nbob hummer
2016
hidden agenda Roberto Giobbi, Bob Hummer

Dollar Deal

red-black betting game, bill is inserted in deck and pairs taken, color that comes with bill can be predicted

the index intuition\n\nlennart green\nroberto giobbi\n"red and black" (john kennedy, genii, vo. 52 no. 9, mar 1989, p. 560)
2016
hidden agenda Lennart Green, Roberto Giobbi

The Index Intuition

Inspired by

"Red and Black" (John Kennedy, Genii, Vo. 52 No. 9, Mar 1989, p. 560)