2,931 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks
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Professor Hoffmann Making Double Facers Modern Magic 90
Unknown Three Cards Repeating Forcing Pack Modern Magic 125
Unknown Mechanical Changing Cards three different ones Modern Magic 142
Unknown To make Four Cards change from Eights to Twos, from Black to Red, etc. divided cards Modern Magic 71
Unknown To make Four Aces change to Four Kings, and Four Kings to Four Aces four double facers, using hat Modern Magic 90
Unknown Forcing Pack one way or three way Modern Magic 23
Unknown The "Torn Card" card restored except corner, which then visibly reappears, different versions of the mechanical card explained Modern Magic 139
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 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 Biseauté or Tapering Cards Modern Magic 60
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 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 Opening a Sealed Pack Tricks with Cards 124
Unknown On Splitting brief, see also footnote on page 143 Tricks with Cards 140
Professor Hoffmann To Force Three Cards together three force cards repeat abcabcabc... Tricks with Cards 15
Unknown Changing Cards - flap card (with rubber)
- moving pip section in picture cards (2 versions)
Tricks with Cards 46
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 The Transforming Sevens divided cards Tricks with Cards 137
Jean-Eugène 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
Unknown Folding Card acrobatic type Tricks with Cards 223
Unknown "Forcing" Packs one-way & three-way Tricks with Cards 14
Unknown Marked Cards - To distinguish the Suit of each Card suit-only marking Tricks with Cards 52
Unknown Various Systems of Card-marking Tricks with Cards 53
Charlier The Charlier System punch marked deck Tricks with Cards 55
Unknown "Reading" the Cards multiple cards divined with wand, punch marked deck Tricks with Cards 58
Unknown "Cornered" Cards whole deck corner shorted Tricks with Cards 45
Unknown The Diminishing and Dissolving Cards two versions Tricks with Cards 148
Unknown To discover a Chosen Card by the Throw of a Pair of Dice forcing pack Tricks with Cards 92
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 Longs and Shorts long and short deck for locating cards with deck switch between selection and replacement Tricks with Cards 38
Unknown Multiple Selection Routine five cards in five different ways Tricks with Cards 206
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 Biseauté or Tapering Cards red-black application Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown Reversing the Selection stripper deck, two methods Tricks with Cards 40
Unknown The Mechanical "Torn Card" last corner visibly restores Tricks with Cards 166
Unknown Electric Deck with ribbon, only mentioned Tricks with Cards 34
Unknown Iron Foil Card magnetic application Tricks with Cards 181
Unknown Blindfold Location multiple cards by touch Tricks with Cards 39
Unknown Black Backed Card Tricks with Cards 152
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell to produce coins, see also page 194 for other model Tricks with Cards 193
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell for handkerchief Tricks with Cards 195
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 To pick out a Chosen Card under a Handkerchief long card, stripper or ungaffed Tricks with Cards 97
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
Professor Hoffmann To Force three Cards together three cards repeat itself, spectator cuts anywhere More Magic 13
Unknown "Walking Pip" Cards More Magic 56
Unknown Changing Cards multi-pip card More Magic 55
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick - Another Method gaffed face, fake-index precursor More Magic 54
Unknown Mechanical Diminishing Cards described in addition to sleight-of-hand method More Magic 64
Charlier The Charlier System of Card-Marking punch marked deck More Magic 66
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 To distinguis the Suit of any given Card by Weight cards with glazed back, marked with water marks More Magic 50
Charlier Reading the Cards More Magic 68
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
Unknown To Spring the Cards from the One Hand to the Other (With mechanical pack.), electric deck More Magic 19
Bland The Enchanted Hand-Mirror deck on hand-held mirror, mirror turned over, only selection sticks, magnetism More Magic 128
Unknown Hollow Deck Shell More Magic 232
Unknown All Red - All Black with electric deck More Magic 20
Unknown The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket More Magic 124
Unknown A Pack of Cards Transformed into a Handkerchief, and vice versa handkerchief and cards in leather case change places More Magic 231
Unknown Resealing a Deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 230
Unknown Dummy Card in Handkerchief faking presence of deck while it is switched Der moderne Kartenkünstler 35
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 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
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
Unknown Das sich viermal verwandelnde Ass card changes into all four aces with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Pique-Drei verwandelt sich in Pique-Ass Three changes to Ace with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Pique-Zwei verwandelt sich in Coeur-Zwei Two of Spades changes to Two of Hearts with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Coeur-Ass verwandelt sich in Pique-Ass Ace of Hearts changes into Ace of Spades with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 148
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Coeur-Zehn verwandelt sich in Pique-Zehn Ten of Hearts changes into Ten of Spades with ten small flaps Der moderne Kartenkünstler 148
Unknown Einfache Bilder-Klappkarte Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die neue vierfache Verwandlungskarte card changes three timesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 141
Unknown Die Bilderschiebekarte "Carreau-Dame verwandelt der Künstler in Pique-Dame"
with sliding section inside card
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 144
Unknown Die Haarkarte Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Neueste Verwandlungskarte card changed into other card that is ungaffed since a cover slide is palmed offRelated toVariations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 150
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die neue dreifache Verwandlungskarte card changes two times, ends with unprepared card since a cover slide is palmed offInspired byRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die alte und neue Tintenkarte ink changes to clear water, a card is used to proof that it's ink Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Eine Spielkarte verwandelt sich in eine Blancokarte card to blank card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 164
Unknown Mysteriöse Transformation Nine of Diamonds changes to Ace of Diamonds in hand of spectator, eight of the pips consist of red powder that is shaken offRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 165
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 Chamäleon-Karten fan of four cards transforms multiple times, divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 135
Unknown Geteilte Karten a) diagonally divided cards
b) horizontally divided cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Französische Verwandlungskarte three fives change into aces, kind of wide-spread divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 136
Unknown Die Doppelkarte Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
Unknown Vierfache Verwandlungskarte quartet gaff to change Queen to all four suits Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verkleinerungsspiel three methods, second one by Conradi Der moderne Kartenkünstler 153
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Karten-Changements two cards underneath separate hats or plates transpose, three methods:
I. duplicate
II. pseudo duplicate by covering a pip (Conradi-Horster)
III. double facers
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 45
Unknown One-Way Deck short comment Der moderne Kartenkünstler 11
Unknown Die Macht des Goldes spectator places coin on card, it's the selection, two methods Der moderne Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Die gleichen Karten forcing decks, one-way up to four-way Der moderne Kartenkünstler 126
Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die mechanische Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores, mechanicalRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 140
Unknown Die Karte in der Flasche bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding cardRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 142
Unknown Die Riesenkarte card triples in sizeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 143
Unknown Der Königsschuss à la Buffalo-Bill performer shoots at card and it has a holeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Japans Blumenflor card to spring flowerRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 149
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenwürfel playing card change to three-inch die Der moderne Kartenkünstler 161
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
Unknown Karten- und Ei-Balance egg and upright card balanced on wand, card with needle insideRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
Unknown Das gezeichnete Kartenspiel Der moderne Kartenkünstler 129
Unknown Mundus vult decipi card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 77
Unknown Card to Spectator's Pocket Menetekel deck without short cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 78
Unknown Das breitbeschnittene Spiel short deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 127
Unknown Das langbeschnittene Spiel narrow deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 127
Unknown Das zweifach präparierte Kartenspiel deck with more than one preparation, marked and stripper for example Der moderne Kartenkünstler 130
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
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle, unsichtbare Uhrwerk half the deck cut out so the center cards can rise from deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 206
Unknown Die Kartendressur Der moderne Kartenkünstler 167
Unknown Nennen mehrerer gezogener Karten cards chosen, then deck switched and cards returned, cards identified because they are twice in deck or because one deck is short Der moderne Kartenkünstler 44
Unknown Der Degen im Frieden card stabbed on floor, control with short deck and deck switch Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Unknown Karten-Etui deck placed in a case vanishes or transforms into silk, etc. Der moderne Kartenkünstler 201
Unknown Der Kartensteiger mit Uhrwerk clockwork rising card deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 216
Unknown Das schräg oder conisch beschnittene Spiel stripper deck, red black application, also all four suits Der moderne Kartenkünstler 128
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
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 Die mysteriöse Verbindung deck vanishes (via pull in sleeve) and is reproduced from spectator's pocket as a festoon with all cards tied to a string Der moderne Kartenkünstler 152
Unknown Magnetischer Kartenspiegel only selection adheres to mirror Der moderne Kartenkünstler 188
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Reise durch den Cylinderhut card penetrates top hatRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 162
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Cylinderhut three cards are burnt and fired with pistol against top hat where they reappearRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 166
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster In fremder Hand verschwindende Karten cards disappear into tray Der moderne Kartenkünstler 181
Unknown Ein Tuch verwandelt sich in ein Kartenspiel silk to deck of cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Unknown Das sich in Blumen verwandelnde Kartenspiel deck to spring flower bouquet Der moderne Kartenkünstler 172
Unknown Einfacher Karten deck shell Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Die springenden Karten cards jump or rise out of (gaffed) deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown The Cards that Cannot be Replaced cards that are replaced slide out again by themselves Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis descensus Averno reads impracticalAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 217
Unknown Resealing a Card Case New Era Card Tricks 91
August Roterberg Prepared and Mechanical Cards New Era Card Tricks 219
Unknown The Changing Card queen of hearts to clubs and vice versa, sliding partRelated to New Era Card Tricks 220
Unknown The Unique Changing Card Queen to Jack of different suit New Era Card Tricks 223
Unknown The Coin Card removable pocket New Era Card Tricks 267
Unknown Third Method two moving pip cards New Era Card Tricks 213
Unknown The New Quadruple Changing Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 233
Unknown The Flap Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 243
Unknown The Nonpareil Changing Card examinable after changeRelated to New Era Card Tricks 244
Unknown The New Nonpareil Card examinableRelated to New Era Card Tricks 246
Unknown Moving Pip Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 251
Unknown A Mysterious Transformation ace with other pips put with vermillion onto it, changes into aceRelated to New Era Card Tricks 254
Unknown The Vanishing Pips nine changes into five, then three, then ace, then blank on both sides, Multi Pip Card New Era Card Tricks 260
Unknown The Lightning Change double facer New Era Card Tricks 148
Unknown The Vanishing Of Thought Cards twenty-six double facers New Era Card Tricks 143
Unknown Marvelous Coincidence two selections from two decks match, double facer deckRelated to New Era Card Tricks 158
Unknown Grand Card Maneuvre jacks on top and kings on bottom of deck, queens under plate, queens vanish and appear on top of deck, jacks and kings under second plate, then queens back under first plateRelated to New Era Card Tricks 160
Unknown A Hypnotic Experiment cards adhere to each other and cling together, cards with thread preparation New Era Card Tricks 186
Unknown The Latest Diminishing Card gaffed New Era Card Tricks 226
Unknown The Card and Rose card transforms into flower New Era Card Tricks 234
Unknown The New Ink Card ink changes to water, card dipped into "ink" proves that it's ink New Era Card Tricks 256
Unknown The Diminishing Cards gaffed, four methods New Era Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Cards, Coins and Glass deck placed on glass, coins penetrate deck and fall into glass, three methods (impromptu, gaffed cards, gaffed tableRelated to New Era Card Tricks 125
Unknown The Diminishing Card gaffedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 225
Unknown The Changing and Diminishing Card card changes, shrinks, then disappears New Era Card Tricks 229
Unknown The Changing and Enlarging Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 230
Unknown The Floral Card card transforms into flowerRelated to New Era Card Tricks 236
Unknown The Penetrative Card card visibly pushed through top hat, gaffedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 238
Unknown The Improved Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears, can be examinedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 241
Unknown The Conjurer As Marksman performer shoots in center of Ace of Hearts held by spectator, "Bullet Card"Related to New Era Card Tricks 249
Unknown The Envelope Card envelope changes into card New Era Card Tricks 258
Unknown The Eclipsed Pack of Cards fan of cards thrown in air vanishes New Era Card Tricks 269
Unknown Ne Plus Ultra - First Method pile of cards removed, noted and placed on pack, after some dealing procedure, the performer divines the cards in face-down layout, also alternative with marked deck or stripper, "quadrating" (p. 50) New Era Card Tricks 48
Unknown Grande Clairvoyance Mysterieuse two cards chosen from two decks match, three methodsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 167
Unknown The Reunited Card card cut into four pieces, restores itself when thrown in air New Era Card Tricks 263
Unknown Newspaper-Covered Cards back covered with newspaper to hide them on a newspaper New Era Card Tricks 80
Unknown Undoing Riffle Shuffle with Stripper New Era Card Tricks 55
Unknown The Queen of the Air card rises from pack and floats to glass goblet on other side of stage, transforms in midairRelated to New Era Card Tricks 69
Unknown The Lantern of Diogenes card appears in glass lantern, using an acrobatic folding card in lidRelated to New Era Card Tricks 73
Unknown A Comedy of Errors rising cards with cards turning over and transforming during rise, acrobatic gimmicks that can be palmed offRelated to New Era Card Tricks 211
Unknown The Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappearsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 239
Unknown The Bottle Card folding cardRelated to New Era Card Tricks 247
Unknown The Turning Card card rising out of deck visibly turns overRelated to New Era Card Tricks 262
Unknown Second Method hole in half the packRelated to New Era Card Tricks 204
S. W. Erdnase Hold Outs information and opinion The Expert at the Card Table 14
Charles Bertram The Diminishing Cards gaffed set The Modern Conjurer 92
S. W. Erdnase Prepared Cards information and opinion The Expert at the Card Table 15
Unknown Resealing Deck The Art of Magic 179
Unknown The Princess Card Trick (Second Method) double-ended cards The Art of Magic 82
Unknown Fourth Method three double facers The Art of Magic 217
Adrian Plate The Disappearing Queen picture card removed, various spectators remember a picture card and place it between their hands, they all got the QH, QH appears elsewhere and indifferent cards in spectator's hands The Art of Magic 133
Theodore DeLand Third Method deck shuffled by spectators and several remove a card, they're replaced and divined, index with hole throughout deck (x-ray deck) The Art of Magic 166
Unknown Cards with Cloth Surface black art The Art of Magic 63
Unknown The Dissolved Card card held under handkerchief is pushed in glass of water by spectator and vanishes, celluloid card The Art of Magic 124
Unknown Third Method using cards with cloth-colored backs, black art The Art of Magic 216
Unknown Seventh Method aces put in one envelope, kings in another, they transpose, using two cards with cloth on back The Art of Magic 221
Carl Willmann Rising Cards mechanical deck Magical Titbits 168
Adolf Blind (Magicus) The Demon Digits three cards with numbers arrange themselves in requested orderAlso published here Later Magic 581
Mr. Gilbert The Acrobatic Cards two card in easels transposeAlso published here Later Magic 583
Adolf Blind (Magicus) The Demon Digits three cards with numbers arrange themselves in requested orderAlso published here Magical Titbits 29
Mr. Gilbert The Acrobatic Cards two card in easels transposeAlso published here Magical Titbits 32
Joseph Michael Hartz The Automatic Rising Cards mechanical deck with wheelsAlso published here Later Magic 703
Carl Willmann Rising Cards mechanical deckAlso published here
  • "Die Zauberwelt", Vol. 9, p. 116, 132, 146
Later Magic 709
Joseph Michael Hartz The Automatic Rising Cards mechanical deck with wheelsAlso published here Magical Titbits 163
Stanley Collins Making Of False Index Cards Original Magical Creations 12
Stanley Collins Will! fifteen cards stick to the hand, all fall except three selections, gaffed card and ring Original Magical Creations 36
Stanley Collins A Question of Memory spectator selects one of three cards and puts it in pocket, another cards is taken from the deck and put in performer's pocket, cards transpose, duplicateRelated to Original Magical Creations 52
Stanley Collins The Guessing Game spectator guesses correctly on of three cards he has in pocket, then it change places with one of the other two cardsRelated to Original Magical Creations 63
Stanley Collins The Wooden Slab and Flying Card Experiment Cards attached on a board with rubberbands, spectator peeks at a card and remembers the value, then he counts to that value in a fan and remembers the card. Card transposes from the deck with the peeked card on the board Original Magical Creations 9
Stanley Collins Deck Switch with case, shell Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 29
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins Bottled Sunshine longer routine, tissue paper bursts into in fire, hole is burnt in a playing card with a reading-glass, three candles catch alight, third candle begins to melt Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 90
Stanley Collins The Lay of the Last Minstrel But One three cards under newspaper two are removed and card under newspaper changes into other cardRelated to Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 36
Charles T. Jordan, De Forrest The Diabolical Reversed Card (Improved) card reverses visibly à la tunnel effectVariations The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 32
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked, siamesaVariations The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Jack Merlin Here There and Everywhere ambitious card, then stop trick, twice the card is at the stopped position Merlin's Master Miracles 15
Jack Merlin My Favorite Four Ace Trick three double faced ace, McDonalds Aces Merlin's Master Miracles 12
Jack Merlin Mechanical Forcing Packs one way forcing deck, three way forcing deck, svengali pack, Evans Brown Triple-Force Pack Merlin's Master Manipulations 23
Tom Sellers The Double Card Prediction double backer stabbed in deck Sellers' Secrets 17
Theodore Annemann Psychic Sympathy two decks, spectator cuts his deck and looks at one, performer removes same card from his deck, trick is repeated. Two methods The Book Without A Name 27
Billy O'Connor To Make Cards "Slippery" Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 75
Unknown A Double Surprise performer and spectator remember card and its position in their halves of the deck, cards taken out, performers card is shown to be a double backer (!), spectator's card is an indifferent card and brought from pocket Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 91
Al Baker The Impossible Discovery forcing deck, two deck switchesVariations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 83
Al Baker "Say When!" two cards, partial forcing deckRelated to The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 91
Victor Farelli Suggestions reversing the deck for stripper or one-way deck Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 68
Eddie Clever Three in One Gaff The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 1) 2
Theodore Annemann The Guessing Contest performer and spectator write a card on a slip of paper and try to find the others card, while the spectator cannot find the card in ten attempts, the performer hits on the first cardVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 18
Laurie Ireland Goofy Deck changing into a black eight of diamonds Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 2
Tom Sellers A Comedy Card Interlude color change routine with mismade cards (like half changed card) Card Tricks That Work 18
Henry Christ The 203rd Force Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 38
Al Baker The Fall of the Wise sucker for wise guys, gaffed The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 492
Les Gilbert A Card in Transit! double end card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 3) 10
Theodore Annemann Call Me Up Sometime person calls during the show and names the card someone selected SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 2
Tom Sellers Named Card and Slates named card vanishes from box and reappears between slates Card Tricks That Work 13
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Mental Masterpiece impression device on card box, carbonVariations Mental Bargain Effects 5
Unknown The Impression or Carbon System two methods Mental Magic with Cards 26
Theodore Annemann The New Double Telepathy Routine uses the box from Mental Masterpiece + Index, spectator and performer think of a card and try to guess the card of the other Mental Bargain Effects 7
Louis Lam Find the Lady money card changes into card with business information on front Would You Believe It? 20
Eddie Clever The Renovated Sphinx Card Trick two signed cards in hat transpose with signed card in deck, double backer, fake indices card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 9) 34
Louis Lam "Alice in Wonderland" card turns over multiple times, then is spelled out Would You Believe It? 15
Laurie Ireland A Surprising Explanation for the Color Change double facers Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 25
Bob Hummer Clubs/Spades Gaff used to make a card vanish The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 66
Laurie Ireland Hints for Amateurs on Forcing Cards third forcing deck Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 2
Theodore Annemann Peek Force Card glued long short card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 7) 27
Jean Hugard The Marked Card Principle Mental Magic with Cards 26
Theodore Annemann Just the Same Alike two cards selected from two decks are the same, selection process from one deck complicated with four piles and die The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 41
Theodore Annemann A Daffy Discovery pocketed card is revealed through other cards, optional forcing bank The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 46
Unknown Forcing Decks Mental Magic with Cards 25
Theodore Annemann Get It! deck is handed to three spectators in the dark, everyone selects a card and when the light is on again, performer reveals all three cards Mental Bargain Effects 15
Unknown A Card Prediction card at named number predicted Mental Magic with Cards 26
Al Baker Unsight and Unseen finding two chosen cards in pocket, short pack The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 110
Herbert Brooks Tip for Named Card From the Pockets "Thoughts in General" The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Theodore Annemann Four Aces on the Stage with four spectators on stage, three extra aces, short deck The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 60
Unknown The Expanding and Diminishing Cards in several stages, vanish finale Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 118
Louis Lam It Pays to Advertise "Advertising stunts every magician must use", playing card with business information on front is forced via Svengali Deck Would You Believe It? 19
Harry J. Smith Automatic Seconds card(s) at any number(s) using second deal from card case with slitVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 88
Lin Searles An Amusing Reversal ambitious card, then chosen card turns over, double backerRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 134
Theodore Annemann Notaria chosen card and diagram are divined/duplicated, forcing deck, center tearRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 27) 165
Clement de Lion The Danish Force comedy force with rising card rubber band gimmick or thread Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 159
Charles T. Jordan Thinned Case thin sides so cards in stripper deck can be held back Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 269
Theodore Annemann Mental Masterpiece carbon case Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 304
Jean Hugard Diachylon history and basic information, more sticky than rough-smooth Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 104
Michael F. Zens Zens' Miracle Pocket to Pocket Trick three chosen cards, envelopes, repeating set-up deckRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 298
Henry Christ The New Spell Me twelve card set-up or four sets of douplicatesInspired byRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 249
Judson S. Brown A Super-Reverse Problem any card called for reverses itself, invisible deck with waxed pairs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 335
James Maxwell Telepathic Selection carbon card, originally in Magic Wand, March 1920 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 303
Jess E. Mills The Super Eye Popper ambitious type routine with duplicate (king of clubs with one spade pip) The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 181
Unknown Card on the Wing card vanishes from deck and appears somewhere else, double ender The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 183
Jean Hugard Double Back Principles in Card Magic some credit information Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 117
Unknown Turnover double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 122
Unknown Satan Behind You double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 125
Unknown Comedy Relief gag for people that know the air pressure turnover, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
Unknown Doubleback Card Force for two cards, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 128
Unknown Easy Coin Switch using double backed card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 128
Unknown Movie Color Cards two different colored decks change places, 2 red-blue double backers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 287
Unknown The Queen Turns Over double backer and sticky card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 106
Glenn G. Gravatt A Real Magical Vanish odd-backed card from deck into spectator's pocket (where other cards are), 2-color double backer, sticky card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 114
Unknown Alice in Wonderland card turns over and is spelled to, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 117
Frank Lane Double Backed Card Routine back of selection changes, ambitious card phase, count-down phase, card reverses, double index gaff and double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 118
Unknown Transposition Extraordinary between 2 odd-backed decks, red-blue double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 119
Theodore Annemann Insto-Transpo spectator's and performer's pocket, double backerRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 120
Theodore Annemann Remote Control odd-backed unknown card signed on back is chosen from face, red-blue sticky double backerRelated toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Remote Control" (The Sphinx, July 1929, Max Holden's column, description without method)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 121
Theodore Annemann Initialled Card Telepathy signed card at chosen number or stop trick, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 121
Unknown Repeating Card Turnover 26 double backers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 123
William Larsen A Reverse Location cards next to selection turn over, double backer(s) Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 123
Unknown Reversi three selections turn over, 51 double backers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 124
Dai Vernon Chameleon Backs two odd-backed cards, back color transposes, red-blue double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 125
Unknown The Double Card Prediction double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
U. F. Grant Giant Acrobatic Cards some jumbo cards are dealt face up face down alternating, they turn over again while a second packet is now mixed alternately, double backersVariationsAlso published here
  • "Stage Magic" (Burling Hull, 1932)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 127
Henry Christ The Perfect Force double backer, 203rd forceVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 128
Jess Kelly The Sympathetic Card blue backed card changes to red when rubbed on red deck, red-blue double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 129
Charles T. Jordan One Ahead mexican turnover prediction with red-blue double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 284
Jean Hugard Double Faced Cards history and basic information Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant U Can't Do As I Do double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
Unknown The Four Aces three double facers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 132
David Devant The Triangle Trick double facers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 133
William Larsen Double Reverse double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 134
U. F. Grant A Book Test forcing word with cards, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
U. F. Grant A Transposition with sucker element Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
Louis Lam Four-Aceious six double facers Watch Me Closely 16
Oscar Weigle, John Goodrum Face Force cut force with double facer You'd be Surprised 38
U. F. Grant Hat and Card Change card is in hat, other card vanishes, card in hat is that card, original card in hat is in deck, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant The Funny Deck card travels back from pocket, leaving behind a blank card, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 130
U. F. Grant The Spotter Cards card reverses itself and indicates position of selection, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
Unknown Sundry wrong card rises and transforms into right one, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 131
Unknown Kings and Aces four double facers, backfireRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 133
U. F. Grant New Card Monte spectator think of one of two cards, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
U. F. Grant A Changing Card wrong card turns over and changes into right one in sandwich, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 136
Theodore Annemann The Improved Burned Card selection turns over, is burned and reappears in deck, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 136
U. F. Grant A Spirit Message writing appears on card, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 137
Louis Lam The Ace of Spades Ace of Spades and indifferent card shows, Ace changes to regular card and is reproduced from pocket, inspired by MacDonald Aces performance Watch Me Closely 14
Robert Parrish An Improved Four Ace Routine four double facers (three with Aces, one additional) You'd be Surprised 33
Oscar Weigle, John Goodrum The Perfect Card Routine card is forced and vanishes from deck via double facer, duplicate can appear anywhere, employed in three phase routine in which a card turns over, another changes into a selection and the third selection travels into pocket You'd be Surprised 37
Orville Wayne Meyer Uniflight from one half to other half, using gaffed card with 2 glued together on one end The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 34) 231
Unknown Double Index Card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 118
Al Baker Impossible Card Discovery forcing deck, two deck switches Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 284
Unknown Coincidence Again card with mirror foil on the corner to glimpse spectator's selection Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 74
Al Baker "Say When" two cards, partial forcing deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 322