1,152 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Penetration
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Unknown To place the Four Kings in different parts of the Pack, and to bring them together by a Simple Cut Modern Magic 47
Unknown The Inseparable Sevens Eights as Sevens, robbers Modern Magic 77
Unknown The Inseparable Aces three x-cards behind, robbers Modern Magic 79
Unknown The Magic Picture and the Chosen Cards deck thrown onto picture frame, three selections appear behind glass Modern Magic 467
Unknown The Affectionate Quartette four-of-a-kind distributed in deck comes together again, various methods Tricks with Cards 90
Unknown Card comes to Top/Bottom on hand or with paper-wrapped deck, long card Tricks with Cards 42
Unknown Tricks with Biseauté Cards - The Attractive Power of Gold three selections come to bottom of three piles, then to bottom of pack after shuffle, presented with coins, stripper deckRelated to Tricks with Cards 43
Unknown To Pass a Card through a Hat as out for classic force Tricks with Cards 116
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 Pass a Chosen Card through the Crown of a Borrowed Hat selection appears underneath hat More Magic 46
Unknown Die wandernden Karten four selections are returned to different positions, yet appear next to each other in deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 42
Unknown Die beiden Unzertrennlichen two selections appear next to each other, two methods Der moderne Kartenkünstler 67
Unknown Die geflohenen und wieder eingefangenen Haremsdamen three Queens placed on top, bottom and center, all together after cut, also two methods for four Queens, in one of which all four come back to the topRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 106
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Prof. Hofzinser's letzter Gedanke four or five selection penetrate handkerchief at onceRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 76
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Reise durch den Cylinderhut card penetrates top hatRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 162
Unknown Der Zuschauer als Karten-Kommandant card shuffled back by spectator, yet it appears on topRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 224
Unknown Die unsichtbare Reise eines Thalers deck of cards placed on glass, coin vanishes and appears in glass or penetrates deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 31
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown Durchdringen der Materie glass covered with deck of cards, coin invisible thrown towards glass, it lands inside, clockworkRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 193
Unknown Die Kartencigarre card vanishes in the hands, miniature card reappears at end of cigar, it then grows to normal size Der moderne Kartenkünstler 184
Unknown Singular Transposition two cards travel from middle to bottom, two methods (pseudo duplicate pairs) New Era Card Tricks 182
Unknown Penetration of Matter two methods (one with duplicates), one card or several cardsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 57
Unknown The Penetrative Card card visibly pushed through top hat, gaffedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 238
Unknown Card to Top visual, top change and air pressure turnover New Era Card Tricks 43
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
S. W. Erdnase The Three Aces Ace of Hearts poses as Diamonds, distributed Aces are together after one cut The Expert at the Card Table 202
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Handkerchief Variations The Expert at the Card Table 198
Unknown To Shake a Chosen Card Through a Handkerchief The Modern Conjurer 73
Unknown Suggestions for its Use selection appears at bottom with small explosion, chemical Later Magic 61
Unknown The Siamese Aces two Aces separated in deck come up next to each other when dealt through deck, sucker elementVariations The Art of Magic 89
Unknown The Card Through the Handkerchief "one of the specialties of the ingenious Mr. Leipzig", credited to German St. Roman The Art of Magic 136
Charles T. Jordan The Inseparable Aces aces distributed in deck, when dealt they are all together, multiple glide The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 13
Jack Merlin A Four Ace Assemble aces rise on top of the deck Merlin's Master Miracles 4
Jack Merlin The Pass as a Trick no passes, to fool those familiar with passes, ambitious card plot Merlin's Master Manipulations 6
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 Pass Using Second Dealing ambitious card sequence, second deal Merlin's Master Manipulations 6
Laurie Ireland Instant Card Location getting a named card to top in memorized deck
- The Top 15 cards
- Method of Locating Cards from Number 15 Down to Bottom of Deck
Ireland Writes a Book 16
Unknown The Burglars - A Story Trick Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 10
Unknown Another Version of "The Burglars", 2 duplicates and rubber bands Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 13
Dr. James William Elliott Dr. Elliott's Presentation three selections come to top Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 28
Unknown The Ambitious Card two phases, including card from under shoe back to top Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 48
Tom Sellers On the Top four phases Card Tricks That Work 5
Unknown Push-In Switch for Ambitious Card Card Tricks That Work 6
Unknown The Perforated Coin pin through coin Coin Magic 30
Unknown A New Top Change second card is palmed while top one is displayed, then replaced Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 86
Laurie Ireland On the Bottom, on Top and in the Pocket Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 23
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight!! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of windowRelated toAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 66
Theodore Annemann The Undercover Mystery 2-card location with card through tray on floor The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 83
Lin Searles An Amusing Reversal ambitious card, then chosen card turns over, double backerRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 134
Dick Madden The Modern Eye-Popper short card used to simplify double lift The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 25) 155
Unknown Introducing the Ambitious Card Trick card appears face-up on deck during springing of cards, application of Spring Palm Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 132
U. F. Grant Siamese Twins two selections come together in deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 154
William Larsen Two Card Location two selections come together in deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 175
Unknown Think of a Card a selection travels next to another thought-of card, svengali deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 250
Unknown Reunion two chosen cards come together in pack, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 270
Unknown Magicardo deck with hole and ribbon through it, penetration from middle to top of deck despite this Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 305
Unknown Companionable Kings kings come together in middle after spectator's shuffling, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Charles T. Jordan Inseparable Aces aces distributed in deck, when dealt they are all together, multiple glide Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 356
Unknown The Penetrating Cards through case and handkerchief Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 338
Unknown Card Through Handkerchief stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 268
Unknown The Card Through the Handkerchief Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 338
Unknown Williams' Card Trick card through handkerchief with fair selection and duplicate from index Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 230
Unknown Selected Cards Pass through a Handkerchief deck on table with handkerchief underneath, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 264
Theodore Annemann A Couple of Cards Get Together two selections come together on top despite the spectator's overhand shuffle, pencil dot cardRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 82
Unknown Acrobatic Jacks four jacks come together on top, stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 272
Theodore Annemann The Ambitious Card end stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 282
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
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
Ralph W. Hull The Eye Popper svengali/mirage deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 254
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 1. basic application Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown On the Top chosen card comes to top, short card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 310
Unknown The Slap Trick card comes to top, Seven vs. Eight impromptu duplicate Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 337
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 3. card through table Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown Passing a Card Through a Table basic stripper deck application Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 265
Unknown Wandering Jacks Fragment jacks from middle to top and bottom Greater Magic 185
Sam Leo Horowitz The Mystery of the Penthouse four distributed jacks come together with one cutRelated to Greater Magic 145
Martin Gardner Synthetic Seconds two selections travel together, presented as second deal demonstration, stooge The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 272
Orville Wayne Meyer The Burglars More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 17
Henry Gordien Card under the Napkin Greater Magic 224
Baffles Brush Method No. 9. Card Rising Through a Handkerchief ungaffed Greater Magic 397
Martin Gardner Through the Hank whole deck penetrates handkerchief except selectionVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 271
Unknown Passing a Card Through the Crown of a Derby Hat Greater Magic 219
Unknown Card Through Hat Greater Magic 230
Ralph W. Hull "Knock 'em Off with a Stick" two cards, with Pop-Eyed Eye-Popper deck Greater Magic 532
William H. McCaffrey The Four Aces matrix layout Greater Magic 357
Dai Vernon, Sam Leo Horowitz, Arthur Finley The Ambitious Card with double backerRelated to Greater Magic 481
Unknown The Double Lift with a Short Card with ambitious card phase Greater Magic 475
Ralph W. Hull The Pop-Eyes Eye-Popper Trick with Pop-Eyed Eye-Popper deck Greater Magic 532
Laurie Ireland Card Control Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 7
Theodore Annemann, Stanley Collins The Penetrating Card deck in case, credits see p. 461 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Ellis Stanyon Personalities In Flight four business cards borrowed and placed on handkerchief corners, penetration underneath cover one by one The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 474
The Great Maurice Card Finesse two cards lost, deck covered in paper, selections come to top and bottom, duplicates in paper The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 109) 649
Frederick Braue The Pop-Up Card Variations Expert Card Technique 285
Unknown The Card Through the Magazine bottom placement Expert Card Technique 302
Unknown The Ambitious Twins Expert Card Technique 285
Edward Marlo General Ace Trick aces come to top one by one, same ace is shown on top four times as sucker presentation Early Marlo (Issue Pasteboard Presto) 19
Unknown Streamlining the Sympathetic Aces Expert Card Technique 242
Unknown The Omnipresent Eight Expert Card Technique 287
Laurie Ireland Deuces and Trays sucker ambitious twice, deuces shown as threes and transform in threes when spectator protests Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 15
Unknown The Obliging Card apparently mistake is made, ambitious phase Expert Card Technique 322
Unknown Ambitious Card Move Expert Card Technique 286
Unknown Cover for the Ambitious Card Double Lift Expert Card Technique 287
Unknown The First Phase Expert Card Technique 283
Unknown Using Double Lift Turnup two methods Expert Card Technique 284
Edward Marlo The Ambitious Card facilitating double lift by bending top cards Early Marlo (Issue Pasteboard Presto) 19
Unknown A Stubborn Card More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 20
The Great Merlini Behind the Eight Ball Effect #1: Top card changes into selection
Effect #2: Another selection comes to top
Effect #3: selection is stabbed to with another card
Effect #4: Magic Thrust
Effect #5: spectator seals card in envelope (glimpsed with alcohol)
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 114) 673
Laurie Ireland Card Control card transformation, ends up in pocket Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 7
Unknown Through the Tabletop stranger card, two methods Expert Card Technique 365
Unknown Picking a Pocket deck in spectator's coat pocket, performer removes selection through fabric More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 22
Bert Allerton Aces Up aces placed in middle jump to top and bottom More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 34
Fred Rothenberg A Double-Dyed Swindle wrong card reverses, selection rises to top, previously reversed card jumps in pocket, double facer More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 46
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Money Talks three selections come to bottom of three piles, then to bottom of pack after shuffle, presented with coins, stripper deckRelated to The Stripper Deck 17
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Canny Coincidence two selections come together on bottom of deck after spectator shuffled The Stripper Deck 26
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Penetrating Card Fake using blank-backed card The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 124) 721
Al Baker The Ambitious Card two phases The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 156
Deane Moore Double Lift Substitute More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 16
Unknown Birds of a Feather two separated cards in deck come together Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 219
Jimmy Grippo Clear Through! handkerchief put on deck and corner folded in, selection penetrates the silk The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 23) 97
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Porous Plate thought card travels through plate in another packet Prepared Cards and Accessories 25
Unknown 8 - Cards and Ribbon cards thread themself onto ribbon, using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 89
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Card Through Handkerchief Tricks and Sleights 12
Willard S. Smith Special Sale coins and slate idea, with defense stamp The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 45) 187
Theodore Annemann The Undercover Mystery 2-card location with card through tray on floor Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 2
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Fantastic Fan four Aces keep reappearing on bottom of deck, sucker phase, then to shoulderRelated to Tricks and Sleights 23
Theodore Annemann The Modern Eye Popper short card used to simplify double lift Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 49
Unknown A Hat and a Card card penetrates hat Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 7) 31
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of window Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 25
Unknown Card through the Handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 242
Unknown New Era Card Through Handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 244
Unknown Three Cards through the Handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 247
Unknown Rising Cards through Handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 251
Nate Leipzig Card through Handkerchief through handkerchief laid on the table Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 255
Unknown The Black Ace and Card Through Handkerchief single ace penetrates handkerchief, changes to selection, ace in pocket Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 252
Unknown Card Through The Magazine kelly bottom placement Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 187
Bruce Elliott The Back Room idea for Curry's "Out of this Phone Book", eliminating the cards and presentation for card frame both by Audley WalshRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 54) 220
Joe Karson Kindred Spirits two selected cards found together in the deck My Best 18
Sid Lorraine The Four Burglars two parts My Best 144
Frank Ducrot Card Through Card two cards, gimmick The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 77) 315
George H. Pittman Card Thru Hank through case and handkerchief My Best 49
George Starke The Porous Plate "A Trick with a Climax that Savors of Real Magic"
deck placed on plate, selection travels through plate and is found underneath
Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 123
Tommy Dowd Book or Magazine Load from Flat Palm Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 132
Jean Hugard The Ace Assembly two covers The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 82) 334
Dai Vernon The Queens' Soiree four Queens on a handkerchief or newspaper, two are covered with a piece of paper, one by one they are placed under cloth and they travel under one piece of paperRelated to The Queens' Soiree 1
Warner Perry To the Top with stranger card (which is not the selection) Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 133
Harlan Tarbell Rising Cards Through Hat cards are put in glass under hat, selections rise through hat into view Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 150
Unknown A Card on Ribbon Mystery card in envelope peneatrates ribbon that goes through both items Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 320
Arthur H. Buckley The Card Through Case Experiment No. 8 - very direct handling for Staring him in the Face Card Control 158
John Scarne The Eagle Speaks coin whispers the position, where the selection is in the deck, then the coin vanishes and appears above the selection The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 106) 427
Arthur H. Buckley The Obstrusive Queens Experiment No. 39 - using two black queens Card Control 207
Arthur H. Buckley The Four Bandits Expermient No. 43 - jacks are produced, inserted in middle and come to top, deck is separated in reds and blacks Card Control 213
Arthur H. Buckley The Ambitious Card Experiment No. 23 Card Control 177
James G. Thompson Jr. Thompson's Discontented Card The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 105) 422
Arthur H. Buckley Wishful Thinking Experiment No. 25 - peeked card comes to top in clean manner Card Control 181
Arthur H. Buckley The Illusive Transfer Experiment No. 40 Card Control 208
John Brown Cook The Transfer of a Card double deal from centre for short ambitious card sequence Card Control 80
Bert Allerton Pump Room Phantasy two Aces appear on top and bottom Stars of Magic (Vol. 3, No. 1) 39
Edward Marlo The "S" Shaped Turn Over multiple lift for ca. five cards, S-crimp Marlo In Spades 6
Edward Marlo Flight of Time card is chosen by counting procedure, then card travels to top or to other packet The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 137) 549
Unknown Blindfolded Pack tabled The Royal Road to Card Magic 161
Unknown Pin through Coin more a bar bet The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 159) 641
George G. Kaplan Will-o'-the-Wisp Routine sympathetic cards through newspaper with one cover onlyVariations The Fine Art of Magic 56
John Platt Chinese Coin on Pencil Illusion ring & stick with chinese hole coin, originally from Sphinx Principles and Deceptions 100
Unknown Ambitious Card including push-through sequence The Royal Road to Card Magic 147
Unknown A Bit of Byplay The Royal Road to Card Magic 172
Bill Simon Tabled single card through tableAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 159) 640
Martin Gardner Card Through the Handkerchief no palming, deck in case Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 84
H. Adrian Smith Penetrative Aces newspaper/handkerchief penetration, matrix layout Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 141
J.C. Whyley Elusive Lady with three cards, reprint from "Abra"Variations The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 770
Al Leech An Ambitious Card Climax For Card Men Only 25
John Hamilton Diamond Mystery card with hole in envelope, ribbon penetrates card and ends up threaded on card The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 176) 704
Paul LePaul Aces Up! Variations The Card Magic of Le Paul 203
Dai Vernon Ambitious Card Stars of Magic (Vol. 5, No. 2) 76
Leon M. Dick Boy Meets Girl four queens and four jacks The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 188) 753
Edward Marlo Card Thru Table lapping a short card method The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 772
Norman Houghton Perverse Penetration deck in case wrapped in handkerchief, deck and cards except selection penetrate handkerchief Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 36
Edward Marlo Ambitious Card Routine roughed duplicate Unknown 11
Bruce Elliott Brrrrtttt! phase for ambitious cardAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 231) 924
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Opener Stars of Magic (Vol. 10, No. 1) 142
Bill Simon The Magnetic Cards cards are cut in four packets, one card selected and with that card the other of the same value rise on top of each packet Effective Card Magic 137
Bill Simon Double Rise two cards placed on the table, half of the deck put on each, both rise to the topVariations Effective Card Magic 139
Bill Simon The Ambitious Card cards travel from center to the top and back to the center Effective Card Magic 66
Bill Simon The Thought-Of Ace thought of ace (or all aces) rise to top Effective Card Magic 109
Dai Vernon The Unambitious Card card travels down from top one card at a time, for magicians The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 253) 1010
Al Leech An Ambitious Card Manipulating with Leech 26
Bill Simon Ambitious Bit with the side slip Effective Card Magic 115
Frank Garcia Garcia's Interlude sucker sequence, side slip fake The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 263) 1051
Bill Simon Elevator Cards ace, two, three, two phases Effective Card Magic 43
Bill Simon Additions to the Effect follow up to "A Touching Experiment" Elevator with four Aces Effective Card Magic 64
Bill Simon Deuces Wild black deuces rise to the top one by one, then they are used to pinch the red deuces out of the deck Effective Card Magic 166
Dai Vernon, Wallace Galvin Card through Handkerchief tabledRelated to Classic Secrets of Magic 18
Edward Marlo Effect Five six cards written on pellets, placed on tray on top of hat, selected card penetrates tray Unlimited 18
Edward Marlo In One Shuffle aces lost in deck, still on top The Cardician 83
Edward Marlo The Follow Up Aces aces lost in deck come to topRelated to The Cardician 91
George Blake Olla Podrida - ambitious card with two cards, as a magician's gag
- rabbit from hat joke
- torn & restored paper, magician's gag
The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 287) 1148
Bruce Elliott, Dai Vernon The Ambitious Card! last phase in spectator's hands (Vernon)Related to Classic Secrets of Magic 160
Al Leech A Suspicious Move garden path Card Man Stuff 7
Edward Marlo Flight of Time card is chosen by counting procedure, then card travels to top or to other packet The Cardician 11
Edward Marlo Ambitious Card Move The Cardician 54
Frank Garcia, Dai Vernon Topper Garcia's topper mover, two handed bluff display on top, Vernon's variation one handedRelated to The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 282) 1126
Edward Marlo Card Thru Table clean handling due to short card The Cardician 15
Al Leech Ace, Deuce, Trey Card Man Stuff 11
Edward Marlo, Dai Vernon Penetration Ace-Two-Three or all Aces penetrate pack one at a timeVariations The Cardician 46
Cy Endfield "Blackie is with us!" jacks travel together in center, card appears between them Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part I 24
Cy Endfield Card Penetration and Change card placed in handkerchief "penetrates", in its place selection Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part II 37
Cy Endfield The Ambitious Card Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part III 5
Edward Marlo Challenge to You from Edward Marlo! description of three routines, no explanation
1. The Separating Aces
2. The New Elevator
3. Real Gone Aces
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 334) 144
Edward Marlo The Separating Aces four Aces distribute in the deck, three methods, all cards face-downVariations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 162
J. B. Bobo The Traveling Joker one black card placed among 26 red cards always ends up on top, then card travels from packet to packet Top Secrets of Magic 22
Bruce Elliott Brrrrtttt! phase for ambitious cardAlso published here The Best in Magic 138
Bill Simon Tabled single card through tableAlso published here The Best in Magic 147
Edward Marlo The New Elevator four methodsVariations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 338) 163
Edward Marlo Travelling Double two cards travel to top of deck The Tabled Palm 12
Edward Marlo Card to Top on tabled deck, using tabled palm The Tabled Palm 19
Edward Marlo The Lost Card sucker presentation, using The Card Transfer The Tabled Palm 36
Edward Marlo Rise-Rise-Rise card from center rises to top visible, tabled, two methods (Tenkai and Flat Palm)Variations The Tabled Palm 23
Brother John Hamman Thought of Card under the Table Cloth The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 44
Edward Marlo Magical Seven selection reversed in face-up portion travels down into lower face-down portion into seventh position, five phases/methodsRelated toVariations The Magic Seven 2
Bert Allerton Named Card to Top The Close-Up Magician 37
Bert Allerton The Eye Popper The Close-Up Magician 24
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Ambitious 52 cards come to the top in order, mates are always on the bottom The Cardiste (Issue 6) 15
Brother John Hamman Kings Through the Table one by one, change to aces, kings in pocketVariations The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 18
Al Leech Kings On The Loose red Kings change to black, then reverse and travel around in deck (Ireland's Card Annual 1957) A Last Look at Leech 34
Carmen D'Amico F. D'Amico's Favorite card through leg Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 76
Edward Marlo, Carmen D'Amico G. Marlo's Routine card through leg, multiple phases Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 76
Al Leech Doubly Ambitious Cardmanship 6
Edward Marlo D. As Ambitious Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 75
Al Leech A Triple Discovery first card rises to the top and transforms in the second and third selected card Cardmanship 17
Al Leech, Edward Marlo Again, The Elevator Cardmanship 22
Karrell Fox Absent Minded Finish deck replaced into case and put away, yet deck remains on table as if it dropped through Comedy a la Card 26
Dai Vernon, Paul Rosini Staring him in the face the classic "knock out of the hand"Variations Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 33
Charlie Miller Peeped Card Thru Hand through spectator's hand, quickie The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 55
Larry Grey Another Larry Grey Trick three selected cards are found, the last one penetrates the hank Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 57
Edward Marlo Marlo's Acrobatic Aces four aces travel to top repeatedly, then to pocket The Multiple Shift 57
Charlie Miller The Homing Deuces four Twos keep reappearing on bottom of deck, sucker phaseRelated to An Evening with Charlie Miller 60
Max Malini Card Jumps to Top single phase Ambitious Card The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 55
Edward Marlo Card travels to bottom tabled, context (point 3.) Card Switches 11
Nate Leipzig, Charlie Miller Leipzig's Card Production Variation card clings to hand The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 62
Max Malini The Siemese Aces two aces separated in deck come up next to each other when dealt through deckInspired by Malini and His Magic 70
Milton Kort A Date with Kort coin cut repeated twice, then date of coin is produced with four cards The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 365) 288
Harry Lorayne Flash Aces four aces from different parts to top Close-up Card Magic 119
Edward Marlo K. M. Move Follow Up Aces setting upInspired by The K. M. Move 11
Harry Lorayne Lorayne's Ambitious Card Routine Close-up Card Magic 51
Frank Garcia The Apex Ace aces vanish on pack, Ace of Spades comes to top 3 times, aces reappear face up Close-up Card Magic 88
Edward Marlo Ambitious Routine The K. M. Move 7
Edward Marlo Two The K. M. Move 3
John Benzais Through the Table card falls into spectator's handVariations Close-up Card Magic 128
Colin Fox Two from Four two aces penetrate table and are found reversed in center of the deck The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 365) 288
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Opener card comes to the bottom of the deck several times, then penetrates performer's handVariations Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 156
Nate Leipzig Card Through Handkerchief Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 189
Nate Leipzig Ambitious Card Quickie double deal turnover, from center and top Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 162
Harry Lorayne Four More four cards separated in deck, come together to form sandwich Personal Secrets 17
Brian Glover Elevator Routine with extra card with buttons, thre cards The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 390) 389
Lu Brent Lox deck with hole on lock, selection peeked, removed under handkerchief, glued peek-card, see also p. 15 for additional ideas, see p. 737 for credit informationAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 2) 5
Jack Chanin Rip-o coin torn through borrowed handkerchief The New Modern Coin Magic 407
Peter Kane Anent Pack Switches deck switch during out-of-hand slapRelated to A Card Session with Peter Kane 18
John McCormick Penetration through Wallet or magazine Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 146
Peter Kane Aces A-Risin'! two aces buried separately come to top A Card Session with Peter Kane 6
Harry Lorayne Double-Lift Gag sucker presentation Deck-Sterity 11
Jack Avis "Wandman" Transpo card moves from one position in deck to another, by throwing dice, using Walter Wandman dice box The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 7) 175
Edward Marlo Effect 7 card visually comes to top twice, see also page 29 On the Acrobatic Cards 17
Edward Marlo Slip Cut Routine aces are cut in deck, yet come back to top multiple times Expert Card Conjuring 18
Carmen D'Amico Face Up Aces four times card changes into ace which then comes back to top Expert Card Conjuring 78
Albert Goshman Four Cards Through A Newspaper Also published here Four Cards Through A Newspaper 3
Jack Avis Houdini Card deck sealed with crossed rubber bands, yet selection extracted underneath handkerchief, p. 241 for further reference, p. 246 for idea by Harrison BealeVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 225
Edward Marlo Marlo Top Change Expert Card Conjuring 33
Edward Marlo Transfer Palm Sequence Expert Card Conjuring 120
Edward Marlo Effect 2 card jumps off top of deck, twice, double jumps from deck On the Acrobatic Cards 26
Arthur Setterington Joe Smith - Magician seven cards, ace of spades comes several times to the top and then changes places with card in the pocket The Joe Smith Mysteries 3
Edward Marlo Four as Three Laydown one-handed, elevator application Expert Card Conjuring 27
Ken Krenzel Ken's Separation kings placed on top, instantly spread and they are distributed Expert Card Mysteries 153
Roy Walton The Happy Wanderers three cards in the middle, two travel to top and bottom, then cards are found in the middle again with one card reversedVariations The Devil's Playthings 39
Edward Marlo Follow Up Aces Related to Expert Card Mysteries 139
Aldini Roughly Ambitious Ambitious Card routine with packet of twenty cards Roughingly Yours 7
Tony Kardyro T.K's Ambitious Joker joker comes to the top twice then transforms into selection The Cardiste (Issue 13) 10
Tony Kardyro T.K.'s Ambitious Card Supreme three cards, card reversed in the end The Cardiste (Issue 13) 9
James Porter Case Rise & Card Through Table inverted case over deck rises with card underneath, second selection penetrates table, Devano Deck The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 4) 240
Derek Dingle, John Mernard Ace - Two - Three - Four last card through table, duplicate The Cardiste (Issue 13) 7
Edward Marlo How Many card placed on table, cards dealt onto it, rises to top Advanced Fingertip Control 142
Don Nielsen Location Plus coin appears next to selection in deck, comedy presentation ("your card is x cards and a quarter down in the deck")Related to
  • "Try This For Size" (Richard Himber, MUM, Sep. 1969)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 1) 371
Dai Vernon Two Cards Thru a Magazine Expanded Lecture Notes 15
Robert (Bob) Hess Spirit Aces black aces rise to top of four-Ace-packet repeatedly, a black ace travels from pocket back to aces, then red aces to pocket The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 378
Edward Marlo Card(s) Through Table lapping Advanced Fingertip Control 153
Allan Ackerman, Edward Marlo, Dr. James Nuzzo Elevator Shaft ace-2-3 or all aces penetrate pack one at a timeInspired by Magic Mafia Effects 4
Edward Marlo, Carmen D'Amico Pressed Between signed card pressed from top to center between sandwich cardsRelated toVariations Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 4) 33
Mike Rogers Still Avid color changing back kicker Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 2) 10
Dr. Jacob Daley, Martin Gardner Daley's Card Thru Hank Epilogue (Issue 11) 87
Dr. Jacob Daley Card Load loading a card under a jumbo card / postcard Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 26
Derek Dingle Through & Through Related to Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 24
David Solomon Second Power Poker & Lead-In aces travel to top, odd-backed aces stacked in deck, transform into Royal Flush (that now has odd backs) and others get good hands (Power Poker originally Talisman 1/11)Inspired by Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 3) 18
Al Baker Ambitious Card from Daley NotebooksVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 2) 474
Edward Marlo For the Unambitious related to "Coming Up in the World", see correction on page 34Related to Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 2) 11
J. Stewart Smith To The Top "Coming Up in the World" precursor, shown by a soldier in 1942, see also p. 415, p. 426 for comment by Charles HudsonRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 6) 413
Edward Marlo Another Elevator three cardsRelated to Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 1) 2
Marconick Case Card card penetrated case, gaffed caseVariations Million Dollar Card Secrets 79
Edward Marlo They're All Alike ambitious type routine shown, people think they're all the same, but they're all blank Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 8) 62
Orville Wayne Meyer Miniscape several cards are laminated into one sheet, selection is magically removed Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 95
Arthur Setterington Below Deck card penetrates close up pad Straight Line Mysteries 29
Mack Picknick Picnick's Aces aces to topVariations Card Cavalcade 89
William P. Miesel Dual Ambitious one to top, one to bottom Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 2) 13
Roy Walton Ambitious 1-2-3-4 ambitious sequence with Ace through Four, one of them changes to selection, see p. 608 for comment by Walton, see p. 640 for get-into by Robin RobertsonInspired byRelated toAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 11) 559
Ben Christopher Unlimited Elevator four Kings buried in deck, four queens one by one placed on top and attracting its King
- Impromptu Method
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 12) 567
Neal Elias Ambitious Get Ready "Get Ready For Braue After Zingone" (see next trick)Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 3) 477
Frank Garcia Ambitious Card - 1. classic sequence to load new card above a.c. Million Dollar Card Secrets 48
Bill Simon, Frank Garcia Control Knockout card is produced on top via slip cut two timesRelated to
  • "Slip Cut Effect" (Ed Marlo, The Gen, April 1956)
Million Dollar Card Secrets 45
Frank Garcia Ambitious Card - 3. paintbrush change Million Dollar Card Secrets 49
Frank Garcia Ambitious Card - 4. card is apparently seen produding from centreRelated to Million Dollar Card Secrets 50
T. Nelson Downs Ambitious Card - 5. double backer Million Dollar Card Secrets 51
Edward Marlo Ambitious Swindle hidden use of Edward Victor's Color ChangeRelated to Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 10) 81
Louis Zingone Surprise Reverse card on top, another card put in center, it rises to top and other card is reversed in centerVariationsAlso published here
  • Surprise Reverse (Cigam, Walter Schwartz, 1931)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 3) 477
Paul Swinford Thought on the Elevator Card Cavalcade 10
Dai Vernon, Bruce Cervon Devil's Elevator apparent second, third, fourth deals with small packetInspired by
  • "The Devil's Elevator" (Necromancer #9)
Related toVariations
Epilogue (Issue 16) 143
Brother John Hamman Double Surprise Elevator Ace through Four of Spades in row on table, rise to top of packet, change to Hearts and the Spades cards are in three pockets and on chair of performer The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 7th Folio) 532
Karl Fulves Eliminator card travels from quartet on top to center of pack Packet Switches (Part One) 5
Karl Fulves Double Play 6-card packet is cut and the cards distribute in an impossible way for an apparent straight cut Epilogue (Issue 18) 165
Charles T. Jordan Elasticity card inserted in middle of banded deck, deck tossed in air, selection appears at face, from the 1920s The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 12) 682