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Gordon R. McKenney Ace in Hole two selections in 2 halves appear at same position, out for lost cardRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Winter Extra 1938/39) 373
Stephen Simpson Universal Card-Incidence two decks, card thought of, performer and spectator each shuffle and deal cards out in certain patters, then the thought-of card is in same position in both deck The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 94) 581
George W. Lord, M. D. Overholser A Peculiar Happenstance two cards in two piles appear at the same position, stacked & marked The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 136) 777
Charles Terraneau Card-Incidence deck is cut in two, spectator and performer's selection are found at the same position Related to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 30) 124
George G. Kaplan Numerology??? two decks, three cards are counted to in both decks and they match Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 12) 49
Dr. William T. Palchinas Skill-Nil! combination of several routines, here as Palchanis
-Pay Off (Walter Gibson)
- One Good Trick (Walter Gibson)
- A Total Mystery (Tony Kardyro)
- Total Mystery / Sensational Sensitive Finger Tips (Tony Kardyro)
- Card-Incidence (Charles Terraneau)
Related to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 183) 731
Dr. Jacob Daley The Mathematical Card Trick No. 33, Two cards selected from shuffled deck, deck split into two, when dealt down, both cards turn up at the same time Scarne on Card Tricks 59
Cy Keller You Do As Cy Do both cards at same positionVariations The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 234) 935
Al Leech Double Count selection and performer's card show up at the same position in two piles Manipulating with Leech 18
Aage Darling Numero card is selected and returned, book tells which cards match which numbers, when card is named and the playing cards a second deck with numbers are dealt, number and selection are at the same place I'll Read Your Mind 39
Edward Marlo Second Fooler with two selections in two halfs of one deck, automatic placement Faro Notes 50
Edward Marlo Faro Fooler #11 Exact Placement, two selections are found at thought of number, with three variations Faro Notes 62
Edward Marlo Impromptu Power two selections, performer makes two piles and selections are at same position in each pile Riffle Shuffle Systems 37
Sam Schwartz Sam-Ultaneous two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two pilesVariations Close-up Card Magic 114
Howard Schwarzman Two-Gether two cards are selected with the "card at position of cut-off number"-procedure, appear at same position in two piles Close-up Card Magic 116
Erwin Sloan Mated two decks, thought of number The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 377) 337
Edward Marlo 1835 two selections show up at same position in two piles, faro Faro Controlled Miracles 19
Gene Finnell Coincidence? two selected cards in two piles turn up at the same position Free Cut Principle 2
Ben Christopher Two Card Control two thought-of cards are found in same position in two halves The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 187
Sam Schwartz Tri-Multaneous - Part 1: mate & selection appear at same time after slip slop shuffled packed is gone through in pairs
- Part 2: Sam-Ultaneous
- Part 3: two chosen cards show up at same position in two packets, using two odd-numbered piles
see also p. 348
Inspired by
  • "Break Even" (Howard Lyons, Ibidem #4)
  • "Mini-Miracle" (John Hamilton, Linking Ring, April 1967)
  • Sam-Ultaneous (Sam Schwartz, 1962)
Variations
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 334
Karl Fulves Child's Play Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 11) 364
Francis J. Baker Stop Trick blank card with "STOP!" appears at same number in one heap as selection in other heap The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 378
Karl Fulves Faroincidence reversed card is at same position as selection when dealt from two packets in unison, faro, non-slip cut, "The shuffled deck is handed to you behind your back. With the cards out of sight, reverse the 25th and 26th cards from the top." Good luck! The Book of Numbers 27
Alex Elmsley, Roy Walton Expansion Notes: As A Coincidence procedure to control two peeked cards twenty-six apart, effect application in which two selection appear at same position in two halves Epilogue (Issue 14) 113
Gene Finnell The 26th Card two selections are in same position in two halves Epilogue (Issue 14) 115
Karl Fulves Mathematical Twins Variation mate found after klondike shuffleInspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 4) 487
William Zavis Coincidence two selections are in same position in 2 halves and divined, faro Epilogue (Issue 17) 158
Edward G. Brown The Detective Card Trick selection is at same position as face up card in other half The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 96
Lin Searles Impromptu Miracle Inspired by
  • "Staggered" (Eddie Joseph)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 673
Ken Krenzel Two-Gether Again two selections at same position in two piles, duplicate Afterthoughts 93
Karl Fulves Diff Dice "Math Trix"
with two dice
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 12) 1059
Unknown Tom Haw - Becker Triple Prediction two decks named cards end up at same position, unclear description The Magic of Francis Carlyle 145
Francis Haxton Paired Choice in two piles of cards, two selected cards are found at the same position Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 5) 60
Nick Trost Intuition Card reversed by spectator in red pack matches card reversed in blue pack by magician, same position in deck as wellAlso published here Subtle Card Magic: Part One 7
Karl Fulves Riffle Placement key at 26, two selections made from incomplete riffle shuffle position, end up 26 apart, coincidence when dealt from two piles simultaneously - both selections at same position Riffle Shuffle Control 4
Robin Robertson Robin's Riffle two cards chosen from incomplete Riffle Shuffle position with smaller packets, in the end cards dealt from two piles and selections turn up at same position Riffle Shuffle Control 22
Al Smith, Peter Kane Seconds Out mates of selected card are at the same position in three packets, based on Peter Kane's "Son Of Tetradism" Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 2) 803
Karl Fulves Twogether two eleven-card packets with Ace through Jack from two decks are dealt, predicted value matches in position and backs transpose The Chronicles (Issue 29) 1352
Karl Fulves Linear A Power of Thought variations, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 46) 183
Simon Aronson, David Solomon Doublestop two selections, two piles, spectator thinks stop on his selection in one pile and second selection is at same position in other pileInspired by
  • "Break Even" (Howard Lyons, Ibidem #4)
Sessions 5
Peter Plotkin No Hands Smyth's Myth two selections in two piles appear at same position despite shuffling Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 2) 735
Gene Maze Duo-Mental two selections in two piles end up at same position, using one-handed bottom deal The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 34, 35 & 36) 357
Edward Marlo In the Same Place two cards in 2 halfs appear at same position, IF control Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 154
Gary Plants Miracle Dealer spectator and performer select a card, both get half the cards and start dealing, suddenly performer says stop and on top of both halves are the selections The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 26) 454
Steve Beam A Match Made in Knightdale two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 41) 734
Steve Beam A Match Made in Zebulon (A Suburb of Knightdale) two selection found at same position when deck is cut in halfInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 41) 731
Jon Racherbaumer Making Smith More Mythic two selections occupy the same position in two halves Card Finesse II 225
Karl Fulves Diamond Jack Jr. selection in one half is at same position as detective card in other half, story really improvised with eight cards Deceptive Practices 39
Ken Brooke The Ken Brooke Routine with Joe Stuthard's Trilby Deck - Part Two edited reprint from Brooke's magazine "Routine" (1950), Triumph with End Strippers, two selections (one only thought of) from two piles end up next to each other New Sorcerer (Vol. 1, No. 5) 12
Philip T. Goldstein Annexus performer's and spectator's selection are in same position in two piles Thabbatical 86
Philip T. Goldstein Sannexus performer's and spectator's selection are in same position in two piles Thabbatical 88
Gene Maze Duo-Mental two selections in two piles end up at same position, using one-handed bottom deal Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 104
Philip T. Goldstein Nexus performer's and spectator's selection are in same position in two piles Thabbatical 82
Gene Maze Mated cards dealt from both hands simultaneously, stopped several times, mates each time Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 106
Wylee Packer Four-Way Smyth's Myth with four packets Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18, No. 7) 2530
Peter Duffie The Automatic Locator Effortless Card Magic 85
Nick Trost Intuition Two reversed selections match / same position in decksInspired by
  • "The Invisible Influence Principle" (Eddie Joseph, The Invisible Influence, 1951)
Also published here
The Card Magic of Nick Trost 161
Peter Duffie Matchical Mix Two Cards, Two Piles, Same position - selection and mate Effortless Card Magic 40
Peter Duffie An Interesting Use of That Principle Two cards, two piles, same position + prediction kicker Effortless Card Magic 44
Karl Fulves Igor two packets, card chosen in one matches up with vampire in other packet when counted simultaneouslyInspired by
  • "Staggered" (Eddie Joseph)
Lost Vampire Secrets 173
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
Manfred Bacia Perfect Harmony two decks, three time spectators find same card then pairs end up at same position in the deckRelated to Concertos for Pasteboard 4
Justin Higham Off-Centre Coincidence Deck is split in half, dealt down, two selections appear at the same timeInspired by Dexterity Manual 51
Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph Hacer lo Imposible two selections in two piles show up at same position, hands-offInspired by
  • "Impossible" (Eddie Joseph, 1952)
Treacherous Impuzzibilities 17
Ryan Plunkett The Nearly Final Countdown Spectator peeks at card, mates appear at same position in two halvesRelated to A New Angle 76