1,637 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Gambling
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Unknown The Whist Trick. To deal yourself all the Trumps all four hands contain all cards of a suit Modern Magic 51
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 "Three Card" Trick with bent corner Modern Magic 76
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 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 Three Card Monte two methods for the Throw Switch The Expert at the Card Table 117
Unknown Mexican Three Card Monte featuring the Mexican Turnover The Expert at the Card Table 122
Henri De Manche The Three-Card Trick slowly without throw, extra card The Modern Conjurer 107
Adrian Plate The Great Poker Trick "a particular favorite of Mr. Adrian Plate", new deck opened and shuffled, seven hands dealt and performer wins The Art of Magic 128
Unknown Another Poker Trick three aces are controlled then riffle stacked for four playersRelated to The Art of Magic 130
Jack Merlin Bridge-West advantage play Merlin at the Card Table 21
Jack Merlin The Hop off the Bottom switching hand in a game, Jinx SwitchRelated to Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin Challenge Bridge Demonstration named suit is dealt, bridge demonstration Merlin at the Card Table 22
Jack Merlin Pinochle routine for winning in Pinochle Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin A Simple Run Up For Pinochle with haymow shuffle Merlin at the Card Table 20
Jack Merlin A Routine of Sleights at the Card Table - cards in spectator's pocket, card fished out very fast
- second and bottom dealing expose
Merlin at the Card Table 2
Jack Merlin Peep in Conjunction with a Second or Bottom as an Aid glimpsing cards on top and bottom while looking at hole card, dealing seconds or bottom accordingly Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin Bottom Deal as used in a Game management, with palming and when to deal bottoms Merlin at the Card Table 13
Jack Merlin The Shooting of Pete McGuff story, two times seven hands, from new pack order Merlin at the Card Table 16
Jack Merlin To Name the Hole Cards in the Stud Game knowing the first dealt cards Merlin at the Card Table 12
Jack Merlin Exhibition Poker Feat five full houses, then straight from selected cut pile Merlin at the Card Table 19
Jack Merlin Master Poker Dealing royal flush from named suit, four hands Merlin at the Card Table 17
Jack Merlin Topping the Pack expose, helping spectator get a winning hand Merlin at the Card Table 10
Jack Merlin Three Card Monte routine, with bent corner ploy Merlin at the Card Table 4
Jack Merlin The Riffle Stack four cardsRelated to Merlin at the Card Table 6
Jack Merlin Fake Runn Up three aces for four hands, preparedVariations Merlin at the Card Table 7
Jack Merlin Audacity Run Up stacking a straight, one shuffle, prepared Merlin at the Card Table 8
Jack Merlin To Deal Four Aces From Any Man's Pack riffle stack of four aces for four hands Merlin at the Card Table 15
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again The Book Without A Name 25
Laurie Ireland Stacking the Deck for Ireland's Card Tricks Including Two Poker Deals - The First Poker Deal
- The Second Poker Deal
with Ireland's memorized deck
Ireland Writes a Book 15
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stackAlso published here The Book Without A Name 22
Ralph W. Hull The Elusive Joker reprint of original instructions, quote: "He [spectator] finally gives up in disgust" Interlock 67
John Scarne Introduction John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 11
Unknown Grifter's Signals - The Call Method
- The Hand Method
- The Head Method
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 13
Unknown Familiar Phrases in Gambling - Hipe
- Shills or Cappers
- Money Bag
- Under-throw
- Over-throw
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 14
John Scarne Three Card Monte basics John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 16
Unknown Bent or Crimped Corner "Grifter Method" John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 22
Unknown The Flip (?) "sort of Mexican turn over" John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
Unknown The Flip-Change John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
John Scarne Moves with Flip and Flip-Change John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 24
Unknown Grifter's Marked Corner "Using the Flip and Flip-Change" John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 27
John Scarne Scarne's Method of the Crimped Corner John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 32
John Scarne Scarne's Marked Corner John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 34
John Scarne The Stamped Ace - Scarne's Method John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 36
John Scarne Scarne's Method of Torn Corner John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 38
John Scarne Scarne's Push Over Change Optical Monte Move John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 39
Unknown Now Try This Move on Your Friends sequence with Mexican Turnover John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 40
Unknown The Daub John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 40
John Scarne A Series of Deceptive Moves - Number One
- Number Two - All Red
- Number Three - All Black
- Number Four
- Number Five - All Right Hand
- Number Six
- Number Seven - One Hand Deal
John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 18
John Scarne Scarne's Monte Slide two card switched, Optical Monte Move John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 28
John Scarne Scarne's Triple Climax with obvious one-way backsRelated to John Scarne explains Why You Can't Win! 30
Al Baker The Fall of the Wise sucker for wise guys, gaffed The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 492
Unknown The Three Card Trick as a Trick and not a Gamble Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 66
Theodore Annemann Proposition Bet "Thoughts in General", 2 named values together The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Theodore Annemann Proposition Bet 2 "Thoughts in General" The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from 25 cards The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Unknown An Effective Poker Deal re-deal stacking done by spectator, double duke suggestionRelated toVariations Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 108
Louis Lam Find the Lady money card changes into card with business information on front Would You Believe It? 20
Theodore Annemann The Solitaire King winning canfield solitaire with Eight Kings stackRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 59
Victor Farelli Loo Lung or The Chinese Coin Magician locates two cards by a lot of dealing and equivoque to eliminate piles, with a bit of gambling theme (Euchre and Loo Lung) "Lend Me Your Pack" 44
Victor Farelli Poker and Brag Four Aces produced in "magic gambling" routine via dealing procedureInspired by
  • "After the Four Ace Trick" (Billy O'Connor, The Magic Wand, June-Sept 1935)
"Lend Me Your Pack" 33
Lu Brent "We Stand Pat" stacked The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 136
Victor Farelli "Poker Face" Royal Straight Flush dealt to performer "Lend Me Your Pack" 37
Audley Walsh The Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 122
Victor Farelli The Harrison Deal Royal Flush lands in magician's handVariations "Lend Me Your Pack" 36
Frank Travers Gambler at Large! stack for demo with several games (Poker, Blackjack, Bridge)Related to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 257
Howard Albright The Drunk Plays Bridge you get all spades, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 164
Louis Nikola Whist or Bridge trick with Nikola memorized deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Louis Nikola All Trumps trick with Nikola memorized deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 400
U. F. Grant The Marked Deck finding aces in one-way deck, apparently marked Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 152
U. F. Grant No Dice removing cards from packet with certain values wins game, one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 151
Louis Nikola "Nap" trick with Nikola memorized deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Unknown The Rhummy Master winning at rummy The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 180
Frank Travers The Rhummy Cheat using jinx switch The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 37) 247
Michael F. Zens Quadruple Poker Trick Related toVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 369
Theodore Annemann, Michael F. Zens Call Your Hand ten card set-up, see credit claim by Val Evans on page 259Variations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 243
Unknown Imitation Seconds three jacks deal Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 332
Dai Vernon Automatic Second Deal hole in cardRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 305
Dai Vernon Poker Demonstration Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Charles T. Jordan Poker Player's Deal royal flush in named suit is located underneath handkerchief Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effectRelated toVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 209
Charles T. Jordan The Poker Shark performer's hand transforms to beat the other players, set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Unknown A Subtle Set Up thumb count stack Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 365
Unknown Double Poker Deal set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 367
Theodore Annemann The Gambler is Back Again Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Unknown Impromptu Poker Deal Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Stadelman Effective Poker Deal redistribution to stack royal flush Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Edward Victor The Expert Deal four Aces, the Royal Flush Magic of the Hands 19
Edward Victor Stacking the Aces thumb count Magic of the Hands 21
Frank Lane A Slick Card Routine combo in which spectator finds selection, card is predicted, poker game is dealt, slick card and set-up Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 100
Theodore Annemann The Gambler in Person pick-up stackVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 372
Tom Bowyer Klondyke Poker poker deal from new pack order Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 373
Louis Nikola Poker trick with Nikola memorized deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 391
Val Evans Multeffect Cards long-short paired deck used for a routine of eighteen different effects The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 177
U. F. Grant Find the Lady one-way backs Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 162
U. F. Grant New Card Monte spectator think of one of two cards, double facer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 135
Unknown Winning the Cut cutting the high card with spectator, stacked Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 223
William H. McCaffrey Unique Bridge and Poker Deal shuffled deck, card called out as memory demonstration (stacking), then bridge and poker deal demo Greater Magic 298
Nate Leipzig Five Hands Variations Greater Magic 560
Ralph W. Hull Skilled? Second Dealing with Pop-Eyed Eye-Popper deck Greater Magic 533
Laurie Ireland A Gambling Expose aces controlled while shuffling, then fake center deal Lessons in Dishonesty 9
Martin Gardner Synthetic Seconds two selections travel together, presented as second deal demonstration, stooge The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 272
Unknown The Perfect Poker Trick Tens through aces are removed and dealt out multiple times, performer wins Greater Magic 303
Frank Lane A Poker Deal Greater Magic 297
Unknown Poker Demonstration controlling the aces, belly strippers Greater Magic 461
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 275
William Larsen The Four Ace Deal thumb riffle stacking Greater Magic 305
Unknown A Si Stebbins System Wrinkle dealing Royal Flush from Si Stebbins Greater Magic 307
Unknown Two Card Monte with the Torn Corner Added Greater Magic 307
Al Baker "Cherchez La Femme." (Find the woman.) using stand with three cases with holes onto itVariations Greater Magic 512
Henry Christ Mathematical Black Jacks black jacks are located via counting, see also Charles Jordan's "The Keystone Card Discovery"Variations The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 72) 485
James G. Thompson Jr. Utility Routine Svengali deck with the different cards stacked, ends clean, bridge deal finale The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 63) 443
Jean Hugard, Tommy Tucker Poker Hand Repeat Trick six card repeat with poker presentation More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 33
Theodore Annemann Poker Plus three hands, performer's hand changes twice, each time to beat the spectator's hands The Incorporated Strange Secrets 16
Purvis W. Miller Setting up Poker Hands with the Riffle Shuffle mentioning pre-established breaks
1. To Run up Three Cards in a Four-Handed Game of Poker
2. To Set Up Two Hands, Threes in Each Hand, in a Four Hand Game
Related toVariations More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 21
Louis Lam Lady Be Good Be Deceived 7
Tom Sellers The T.S. Find the Lady in the hands, gaffed Scots Magic 16
Unknown A Bridge Deal players receive the identical hands Expert Card Technique 152
Unknown Dishonesty at its Apogee naming cards during the deal from time to time Expert Card Technique 151
Unknown Reading the Cards of Any Deck actually touch presentation Expert Card Technique 228
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
Frederick Braue The Royal Flush Deal simple faro stack Expert Card Technique 151
Frederick Braue Braue Poker Deal getting the aces, faro stackVariations Expert Card Technique 150
Chris Charlton Modern Monte using different switches The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 107) 640
Jack Vosburgh, Sid Lorraine, Theodore Annemann Cherchez La Lady performer finds money card in different situations The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 116) 687
Charles Arbuthnot The Arbuthnot Canfield Solitaire Stack Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 92) 573
Frank Travers big deal? "Rapid Set-up" & "Expert Deal", 2 special full deck stacks for Stud Poker, Draw Poker, Black Jack, Bridge, Rhummy The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 142) 799
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Busted Bobtail four royal flush cards produced, then 5th has wrong suit, rest is transformed The Stripper Deck 15
John J. Crimmins Jr. Call Poker spectator chooses five cards in various way and ends up with Royal FlushInspired by The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Poker Challenge bet/game in which performer and spectator openly draw cards, solution on page 885 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Dai Vernon Vernon's Automatic Gambler same set-up dealt over and over for two playersRelated toVariations Select Secrets 19
Dai Vernon The Optical Monte Select Secrets 17
Paul Studham, Unknown Black Jack Magic Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 21
Edward Marlo Blindfold Poker Deal Let's See the Deck 25
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Blind Man's Poker Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 23
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo Gardner-Marlo Poker Routine Related toVariations Let's See the Deck 28
Edward Marlo The Magical Gambler performer gets queens, spectator kings, queens change to aces Deck Deception 20
Louis Zingone, Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Flying Cards also as poker dealInspired by Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Deal The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 95
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Two in One double duke Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 7
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Easy Skill three aces, then royal flush Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 8
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Ace in the Hole Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Transparent Cards performer stacks himself three Aces and knows some cards (because they are apparently transparent) Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 9
Bruce Elliott, S. W. Erdnase The Expert at the Card Table stacking three aces in a four hands game, modified Erdnase SystemInspired byRelated to
  • corrections on p. 28
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 5) 17
Tom Sellers A Different "Pick-It-Out" Trick three card monte with three pieces of paper That's Good! 8
Laurie Ireland Laurie Ireland's Blindfold Poker Deal with unknown and selected hole card, tactile marks on side of card Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 21
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 58
Phil Weisbecker 3 Jacks & A Pat two hands, spectator always gets thee jacks, royal flush finaleRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 51) 210
Martin Gardner Draw Poker Plus Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 57
Audley Walsh Audley Walsh Coincidence four cards selected turn out to be aces, lost again and dealt in poker hand Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 6
Jean Hugard Cops and Crooks story presentation for 3 Card Monte Tricks and Sleights 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up six hands, two rounds, as RusduckRelated toVariations The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 61) 249
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Stack It spectator stacks the hand while apparently losing the cards in the deck, as RusduckRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 226
Stewart James, Russell "Rusduck" Duck Variation on Rusduck's Stack It Inspired by The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 270
Elray Hey...Rube! story of a con men, marking cards at a three card monte game with daub The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 73) 297
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Gin! as Rusduck, strategy and subterfuge to win at Gin Rummy The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 91) 370
R. C. Buff The Middle Deal middle deal bluff, selected card dealt at named number My Best 11
Dariel Fitzkee I Won't Play Cards With You My Best 134
Edward Marlo Three Card Monte not the real thing Off the Top 11
Howard D. Wise A New "Find the Lady" Illusion with board, black art and shell My Best 150
Gerald Lynton Kaufman The Canfield Set-Up set-up to win solitaire or canfield My Best 141
Neal Elias Blindfold Poker Deal brief idea At the Table Tricks 16
Warren Wiersbe Blindfold Poker Deal Mental Cases With Cards 7
Neal Elias Zingone Spread Poker Deal ideaInspired by At the Table Tricks 16
Unknown Poker jonah card principle, briefRelated to Card Control 103
Arthur H. Buckley A Cold Deck Warmed Up switching 48 cards (deck minus aces) and stack aces into positions Card Control 115
Unknown The Hold Out and Pick Up Builds redealing principle in combination with pick up stack Card Control 112
Arthur H. Buckley Demonstration Build of the Four Aces using the Buckley Double Cuts cutting system to stack cards Card Control 114
Neal Elias "Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do" using a combination cull stock shuffle At the Table Tricks 14
Warren Wiersbe Stacking the Deck poker & dealing routine to secretly get into Si Stebbins Mental Cases With Cards 22
Edward Marlo For Cheaters Only punch deal Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo Marlo's Gambling Routine no set-up, faro shuffle
- Poker-Rummy-Pinochle
- Black Jack
- The Sucker Hand
- Bridge Honors
Marlo In Spades 10
Edward Marlo Perfect Bridge Hand part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine" Marlo In Spades 16
Edward Marlo The Punch Deal bridge deal application Marlo In Spades 18
Edward Marlo Super Reading apparently magician can read marks extremely fast, punch deal Marlo In Spades 24
Edward Marlo The Rummy Game part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine" Marlo In Spades 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler five people build a poker hand, after the cards are apparently mixed and the deck cut, all get the same cards again in the next round The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 471
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction outcome after shuffled deck predicted, punch deal Marlo In Spades 20
Edward Marlo A Straight Flush part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine" Marlo In Spades 16
Edward Marlo Super Memory presentation for royal flush punch deal Marlo In Spades 23
Billy McComb William's Poker Hand Trick several hands are dealt one hand is chosen it's a royal flush The First Book of William 39
Edward Marlo The Perfect Stack without adjustment, three aces are dealt to a player for two to eight players, punch deal Marlo In Spades 21
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deck, two methodsAlso published here Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 24
Edward Marlo The Blind Fold Stack punched cards as safety measure Marlo In Spades 23
Edward Marlo Pseudo Stacking combining riffle stacking and second deal Marlo In Spades 26
Edward Marlo The Sucker's Stack combining riffle stacking and second deal Marlo In Spades 27
Bruce Elliott No Skill gaff with a bill The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 135) 542
Wm. T. Beadles Psychokinesis three card monte, where spectator always finds the card to prove psychokinesis The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 140) 561
Unknown The Tantalizer 22nd position and packet dealingRelated to The Royal Road to Card Magic 112
Unknown Jacks Wild The Royal Road to Card Magic 228
Edward Marlo, Martin Gardner A Poker Puzzle Related to The Royal Road to Card Magic 129
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Poker Hand Routine pair of deuces changes into Royal Flush, backs change as well, partial rough-smooth Rough & Smooth Possibilities 3
Unknown Monte by "Bertram", told by Dai Vernon The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 143) 573
Tan Hock Chuan R. & S. Giant Monte odd-backed queen cannot be followed, changes in joker as kicker, partial rough-smoothInspired by Rough & Smooth Possibilities 1
Dai Vernon, Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah cardRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 168) 672
Martin Gardner, Edward Marlo, Bert Allerton Ten Card Deal P.S. further ideas on the ten card poker dealRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 170) 681
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopesRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 180) 719
Harvey P. Graham Bagged! poker routine for stage, with a stand The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 175) 702
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up (Streamlined) Inspired by The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 755
Al Leech Simplified Poker Deal ace stacking for five hands via re-dealing For Card Men Only 26
Gilbert Wolk Monte Climax pips end up on a coin and card is blank The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 756
Unknown Canfield Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 77
Unknown Klondike Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 80
Unknown Elevens Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 83
Unknown Perpetual Motion Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 83
Unknown Even Up Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 85
Unknown Beehive Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 85
Unknown Gaps Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 87
Unknown Roll Call or Talkative Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 88
Unknown Idle Year Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 89
Unknown Round the Clock Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 90
Unknown Pirate Gold Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 91
Unknown Lazy Boy Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 93
Unknown Auld Lang Syne Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 94
Unknown Grandfather's Clock Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 95
Unknown Idiot's Delight Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 97
Unknown Streets and Alleys Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 99
Unknown Royal Marriage Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 101
Unknown Hidden Cards Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 102
Unknown Fifteens Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 104
Unknown Ten of Clubs Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 106
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes No. 8, Performer removes high cards (Ten, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle)Variations Scarne on Card Tricks 20
John Scarne The Dean's Poker Deal No. 23, Credited to "The Dean", a gambler from New Jersey, simple Jonah card poker deal Scarne on Card Tricks 45
John Scarne Scarne's Drunken Poker Deal No. 68, Poker hands dealt from deck shuffled face up/down, final poker hand transformation (drunk man presentation)Variations Scarne on Card Tricks 124
Dr. Al Berndt, Peter Musto The New Deal Poker Hand No. 56, Poker deal from new deck order, draw poker Scarne on Card Tricks 100
Cy Endfield Tacked Extra Corner-Piece. Variation with specially printed cardRelated to The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 199) 795
H. K. Becker Your Flush gambling demonstration, royal flush finish The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 242) 966
Bert Fenn I Win! several phases, see p. 953 for corrections The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 237) 947
Bruce Elliott On A Tear monte, tearing up corner, false index The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 239) 954
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Solitaire stacking for an advantage in playing Solitaire The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 239) 956
Bruce Elliott Elliott's Last Lethargy false second deal The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 250) 1001
Bill Simon The Middle Deal mock center dealRelated to Effective Card Magic 86
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Jinx-Ed eights and aces dealt in poker handInspired by The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 269) 1074
Bruce Elliott, Dai Vernon B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at itAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 248) 990
Audley Walsh Audley's Best The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 270) 1078
Jackie Flosso The Easiest Monte card vanishes and appears face up in deck The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 258) 1033
Frank Garcia Garcia's Clip It monte, card marked with paper clipAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 258) 1030
Bill Simon Three Queens Monte with four cards all turn into aces Effective Card Magic 37
Hugh Carroll Solitaired! solitaire stacking The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 264) 1057
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker + The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 283) 1130
Al Leech The Sandwich Deal pseudo false dealing Card Man Stuff 20
Edward Marlo Invisible Bottom Deal The Cardician 89
Edward Marlo Effect Two straight flush shown with six cards, extra-card vanishes and reappears in sleeve Unlimited 13
Martin Gardner Poker Problem open drawing of cards, solution on p. 1104Related to The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Edward Marlo The Stripper Combine spectator chooses high four of a kind which is dealt, stripper deckAlso published here The Cardician 29
Edward Marlo Poker Prediction and a Principle spectator shuffles, yet aces are dealt outVariations The Cardician 33
Al Leech Surprise Monte two Cards Change at the end Card Man Stuff 13
Edward Marlo Three Card Monte Climax showing all the same The Cardician 109
Edward Marlo Monte Climax Kicker transformation The Cardician 110
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Routine half deck set-up, see also p. 63Inspired byAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 45
Stewart James Vernon Variation Inspired byVariations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 316) 67
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 320) 88
Dai Vernon Royal Monte "A Lesson in Artistic Card Handling"Variations Stars of Magic (Vol. 12, No. 1) 158
Russell "Rusduck" Duck E-Z Poker thumb count stacking of a poker hand The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 39
Edward Marlo Follow the Ace Ace changes into Eight as climax Miracle Card Changes 19
Russell "Rusduck" Duck 3 'n' 1 solitaire stacking The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 298) 1192
Unknown Card Stand for Gambler's Rehearsal to perform poker deals for larger crowd Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 98
Rufus Steele The Gambler's Rehearsal elaborated routine with full deck set upRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 90
Mariano Palhinha Wherizit three cards with money card in middle held by spectator beneath handkerchief, money card vanishes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 62
Cy Endfield The Bent Corner Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 9
Cy Endfield The Routine incl. Bent Corner, Pencil Mark, Tacked Card Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 15
Cy Endfield The Pencil Mark on the Card Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 11
Cy Endfield The Three Card Monte Basic Moves Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 5
Audley Walsh Paper Clip Climax Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 17
Cy Endfield Preparation of the Cards. (a) The Bridging Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 6
Cy Endfield The Tacked Card Extra Corner-Piece. Variation with specially printed cardRelated to Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Unabridget bridge demonstration Top Secrets of Magic 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Once in 635,013,559,600 with story presentationRelated to Top Secrets of Magic 16
Bruce Elliott No Second Deal miscall and duplicate, fake second deal The Best in Magic 182
Dai Vernon, Bruce Elliott B.D.V. with hole deck in hand, spectator can decide on every card, without looking at itAlso published here The Best in Magic 128
Paul Curry, Martin Gardner, John Scarne, Dai Vernon, Audley Walsh Ten Card Deal jonah cardAlso published here The Best in Magic 190
John Murray Take Ten finale for ten card poker deal, all cards are put in separated envelopesAlso published here The Best in Magic 194
Frank Garcia Clip It monte, card marked with paper clipAlso published here The Best in Magic 170
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Bridge progressive bridge deal, four rounds, always winning hand The Cardiste (Issue 1) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bridge same concept as The Poker Deal The Cardiste (Issue 3) 7
Gerald Kosky Anyone for Bridge? stacking bridge with faro shuffles or milk build shufflesVariations The Cardiste (Issue 2) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bridge Deal four suites are dealt, follow up to Sermonette! Related to The Cardiste (Issue 3) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Fantasies spectators get remembered hands again, poker and bridge dealInspired by The Cardiste (Issue 3) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Zens-Ational see No. 8 for credit informationInspired byRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 2) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck S-T-R-A-I-G-H-T poker deal then back in order with a second round The Cardiste (Issue 2) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Poker Deal shuffled deck, marked The Cardiste (Issue 3) 7
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-upVariationsAlso published here The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 223
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Strictly Straight performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, Gilbreath precursorInspired by
  • Lynn Searles's "The Straight Gambler"
Related to
The Cardiste (Issue 1) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal - And Yet Again! eight hands, performer always gets a royal flush, as a climax all have good hands and performer almost has a royal flush, then he exchanges the wrong card and gets the missing oneInspired by The Cardiste (Issue 1) 9
Charles Hudson Hocus Pocus six hands, five rounds, ends with royal flushInspired by The Cardiste (Issue 2) 5
Tom Ransom Suicide Build progressive poker deal, from five to two handsVariations The Cardiste (Issue 4) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker Poser stud deal The Cardiste (Issue 4) 3
Unknown The Milk Build Shuffle The Cardiste (Issue 2) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Run-Up The Cardiste (Issue 4) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Study in Stud system for coding/designating a card with four cards, for a stud dealRelated toVariations The Cardiste (Issue 4) 4
Dai Vernon, Mac MacDonald Seven Card Monte double facer, card vanishes from packet and reappears on top of packRelated toVariations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 88
Tony Corinda Some More Tricks Using the Eight Kings Stack (a) Blackjack (Pontoon), winning deal for two people
(b) behind back top card is reversed in the deck, card divined
(c) three cards in pocket one is selected, fishing
Variations Mnemonics and Mental Systems 75
Brother John Hamman The Perfect Bridge Hand spades stacked in preliminary dealing round The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 24
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four acesRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Encore! encore to Koldex, spectators chose a poker hand and after deck is shuffled and cut, they get the same againRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 9) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Scrambled Straights straights, all hands, Gilbreath precursor (see Fulves' "When Psychics..." reference)Related toVariations The Cardiste (Issue 8) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Run-Up bringing deck back in order, when doing gambling (dealing) routines The Cardiste (Issue 9) 6
William P. Miesel Straight Cheating straights, then four royal flushes as climaxRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 5) 6
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Koldex Deluxe ten hands, then 5 handsRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 7) 4
Ronald B. Edwards The Cocoanut Poker Deal royal flush, special procedure, duplicates The Cardiste (Issue 6) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Revolving Poker with spelling The Cardiste (Issue 6) 9
Gerald Kosky Poker Run-Up System no jogs, no breaks, no milk build shuffle The Cardiste (Issue 11) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Alphomega five hands, resets itself, optional climax with ten hands The Cardiste (Issue 9) 3
Stephen Herald Royal Aces five hands, always getting four aces, royal flush as a kicker, duplicates The Cardiste (Issue 11) 6
Edward Marlo The Wrong Hand player receives aces, performer straight flush Faro Notes 38
Alex Elmsley Aces Up tacking with faro shuffle for any number from 2-5 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 15
Bob "Hardell" Ecklund Hardell's Three Card Monte with whole deck, duplicates, climax all three cards are the same The Cardiste (Issue 11) 8
Edward Marlo The Jack Deal three jack deal without extra jack Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 116
Edward Marlo Exhibitionism openly dealing thirds and fourths Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 118
Lin Searles The Slow-Motion Crooked Straight fake false dealing from all parts of deck, pseudo mate pairs Slow Motion Poker Deals 3
Dai Vernon Sure Fire Showdown ten Card Poker Principle, strippersRelated to Inner Secrets of Card Magic