136 entries in Cards / Principles / Pseudo Duplicates & Signed Duplicates
  
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Unknown Eights as Sevens Modern Magic 49
Unknown The Inseparable Sevens Eights as Sevens, robbers Modern Magic 77
Unknown Eights as Sevens show fan of Eights as Sevens Tricks with Cards 92
Unknown Das desertierte und wiedereingefangene Ass four Aces shown and lost in deck by spectator, one Ace disappears and travels to spectator's pocket, Diamond spot card masks as Ace with other pips covered by other AcesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 23
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
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Verwandlung der vier Point-Acht-Karten four spectators each take a card, they're the Eights, those then change to Sevens and the Eights are back in the deck, impromptu double-endersRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 54
Unknown Der Bube als "enfant terrible" four cards selected, they're the Eights, Eights held by spectator, four other cards placed on table, Eights returned into deck, cards on table turn out to be three Eights and a Jack, jack transformed into missing Eight and four Jacks produced from pocketRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 84
Unknown Nine as Ace pseudo duplicate New Era Card Tricks 134
Unknown Singular Transposition two cards travel from middle to bottom, two methods (pseudo duplicate pairs) New Era Card Tricks 182
Unknown The Acme of Control old effect with pair of pseudo duplicates The Expert at the Card Table 197
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
Oswald Rae Creating a Duplicate Signature Original Magic 5
Theodore Annemann The Card Doctor Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 24
Unknown The Slap Trick card comes to top, Seven vs. Eight impromptu duplicate Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 337
Unknown Duplicate Corner tearing corner off two cards simultaneously to get duplicate corner The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 216
Theodore Annemann The Card Doctor The Incorporated Strange Secrets 13
Unknown The Omnipresent Eight Expert Card Technique 287
Unknown Joker-Specimen Card using extra Joker as duplicate Expert Card Technique 380
Al Baker Ambitious Card impromptu duplicate The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 157
Frank Thomas On the Head spectator thinks of a word, medium divines it and writes the word on a playing card The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 6) 23
William Lindsay Gresham Nightmare Allez torn and restored tarot card, with menetekel deck and a way to copy the signature The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 115) 461
Unknown Impromptu Duplicate Three as Ace The Cardician 42
Cy Endfield Pip-Misshow Three as Ace Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part I 22
Brother John Hamman The Hand is Quicker than the Eye transposition as surprise The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 10
Lin Searles The Slow-Motion Crooked Straight fake false dealing from all parts of deck, pseudo mate pairs Slow Motion Poker Deals 3
Unknown Three as Ace Display Card to Wallet 16
Edward Marlo The Open Travelers Variations The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 375) 329
Unknown 3C as AC A Card Session with Peter Kane 7
Peter Kane Miss-Show Principle Seven as Six as it is inserted in fan A Card Session with Peter Kane 9
Edward Marlo, Ralph W. Hull Fingertip Tear no duplicate Advanced Fingertip Control 108
Edward Marlo Reverse Fan Misshow two cards Hierophant (Issue 3) 159
Edward Marlo Jump-Jump Aces Three of Diamonds as pseudo AceRelated toVariations Expert Card Chicanery 31
Unknown Three as Ace Misshow Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 1) 2
Karl Fulves Initial Encounter signed card is really burned in window envelope, reproduced from back of hall, signatures of people are savedRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4) 399
Unknown Picture Card Pseudo Duplicate Related to
  • p. 142 for credits
Epilogue (Issue 15 (Part 1)) 123
Unknown 6D as 7D Rim Shots 98
Lin Searles Prophet out-of-hand selection procedure, two handlings, second one with pseudo duplicate pairs The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 667
Philip T. Goldstein GPCF Card-to-Wallet card marked by spectator behind back with dummy pen, travels into walletRelated to Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 9
Harry Lorayne The Ultra Move and the Fast Pass Afterthoughts 19
Edward Marlo Jump-Jump Aces Three of Diamonds as pseudo Ace, two more methodsInspired by Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 13
Francis Carlyle The New, Revised Version of the "Homing Card" Inspired byAlso published here The Magic of Francis Carlyle 98
John F. Mendoza The Ultimate Torn and Restored Card signed on front and back, torn into eighth and restored, last corner restored as well
- Restoration of the Torn Corner
The Book of John 86
Karl Fulves Card In The Case card changes placed with card in case, all signed, spectator signs duplicate on back without knowing, credit information Teleportation Notes 5
Edward Marlo 9 as 6 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 14
Daryl Martinez False Index Display ace of hearts as ace of diamond Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 98
Daryl Martinez False Pip Display ace of hearts poses for ace of diamonds Secrets of a "Puerto Rican Gambler" 114
Edward Marlo Insertion Subtlety displaying sandwich while hiding the color of one of the cards Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 76
Unknown Three as Ace Display John: Verse Two 48
Al Mann Homer signed card travels twice into wallet hold by spectator The "H" Factor 17
Paul Harris Guts signed card to wallet with interesting method and challenge conditions Close-up Fantasies Finalé 157
Edward Marlo A Little More Zip two cards are tossed to sandwich selection Best of Friends 173
Philip T. Goldstein Strung Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate 12/12 3
Edward Marlo A Hull of a Trick Inspired by Marlo without Tears 102
Ross Bertram And Vice-Versa no deck in use Bertram on Sleight of Hand 175
Steve Beam Transpo-2 card sticking in the middle, second transforms in the hand The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 4) 62
Paul Harris Seductive Switch "switching" a folded card with unfolded card, using an impromptu fake index Close-up Seductions 10
Unknown Pip Misshow of sandwiched card The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 25, 26 & 27) 260
Unknown Card Vanish Seven of Diamonds and index of Nine of Diamonds simulate a Six of Diamonds in tabled layout The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 25
Frederick Braue The Deuce Sandwich sandwiched card with card in pocket, 7C/8C pseudo duplicate, credit information The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 8
Francis Carlyle The Homing Card - Updated two phasesInspired byAlso published here Francis Carlyle Lecture Notes 1
Anonymous The Kagemusha Principle pseudo duplicate - Idea Daryl's Ambitious Card Omnibus 65
Philip T. Goldstein Four-Fifths of the Truth impromptu-duplicate Idea Daryl's Ambitious Card Omnibus 63
Daryl Martinez The Impromptu Duplicate Daryl's Ambitious Card Omnibus 61
Michael Weber, Eric Maurin The Whole Truth impromptu-duplicate Idea Daryl's Ambitious Card Omnibus 64
Larry Jennings Pip Mis-Show Sequence in course of transposition The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 21
Richard Sanders Signature Duplication apparently wiping signature away, here with coins Sankey Panky 68
Richard Osterlind The Miracle Flying Signed Cards three signed cards to business card case, envelope in wallet, folded in pen Three Miracle Routines 32
Dai Vernon Pseudo Duplicate The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 147
Unknown Three as Ace Misshow The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 71
Bruce Cervon The Two-Fold Individual vanished Card reappears between two Cards The Cervon File 164
Dai Vernon The Corsican Climbers two cards, black Eights and NinesInspired by
  • "Doubly Ambitious" (Marlo & D'Amico, Classical Foursome, p. 10)
The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 2 155
Edward Marlo Tip - Ambitious Bit #1 Nine as Six Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 46
Steve Beam Thru card is dropped face up on the deck, it penetrates deck and is stopped in the middle by selection, drop change The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 25) 433
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Das Phil Goldstein Seminar 8
Dai Vernon, Carmen D'Amico Three in the Hand, One in the Bush pseudo thirds and seconds The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 105
Brother John Hamman Misshow Sequence Seven of Clubs as Six and Eight The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 21
Karl Fulves Sidepockets two selections from the two side pockets, alternative bluff method givenInspired by Quick Card Tricks 12
Bruce Cervon Pseudo Duplicates used multiple times, only numerical value of index shown Ultra Cervon 64
Ken Simmons Simmons's Handling of "Sprite Sleight" (or Glorpy Rides Again!) deck underneath transparent handkerchief, card moves and turns over on top of deck, two handlings, with "Signature Addition" (bluff)Inspired by Finally! 30
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate NYCANOTES 3
Phil Willmarth A Phil Willmarth Idea pseudo duplicate to pocket/wallet Card to Wallet 36
Edward Marlo Pseudo Duplicate Four/Five of Diamonds The Olram File (Issue 8) 3
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Music City Conclave 1992 Notes 11
Jon Racherbaumer, Eric Eicher Road-Runner Sevens "Fast/Faster/Fastest", three phases, last phase "Hull Version" (signed card type), Six & Seven pseudo duplicatesInspired by
  • "Signus X II" (Peter Duffie, Close-up To The Point, 1984)
Synergistic Sandwiches 8
Bob Veeser The Force that isn't There forcing a card that is no longer in the deck, ungaffed The Olram File (Issue 13) 5
Unknown Pseudo Duplicate bold type Workers Number 4 46
Alex Elmsley Pseudo Duplicate see next pages The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 111
Edward Marlo 9 as 6 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 168
Alex Elmsley Pseudo Duplicate laying two cards face-up on table in crossed formation The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 236
Unknown Three as Ace Display Las Vegas Kardma 99
Daryl Martinez Ace Pip Misshow Castle Collection 15
Peter Duffie Mis-Read Palmistry using pseudo mates Duffie's Card Compulsions 23
Miguel Gomez Ladies of Spain two Queens transpose with two random cardsVariations The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 56) 1062
Guy Hollingworth Universal Card Scam Notes on Card Tricks and Other Diversions 13
Paul Harris Backlash card signed on both sides, spelled to, put in pocket, travels back, one signature changes into performer's nameVariations The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue New Stuff) 29
Paul Harris Torn Corner Display torn corner put on full card to represent another value The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue The Magic of Paul Harris) 85
Paul Harris Guts signed card to wallet with interesting method and challenge conditions The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 91
Paul Harris Seductive Switch "switching" a folded card with unfolded card, using an impromptu fake index The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Seductions) 167
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Desert Seminar Notes 10
Theodore Annemann Scratched Duplicate subtlety, making identical scratch on both cards The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 11
Karl Fulves Ace of Diamonds as Blank Card The Vampire Chronicles 74
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate, in english and french Montreal Lecture Notes - Notes de Conférence 8
Guy Hollingworth Universal Card Scam Drawing Room Deceptions 219
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Rocky Notes 8
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Baltimore Notes 8
Guy Hollingworth Universal Card Scam Excerpts 1
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Texas Notes 8
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Impromptu Double Ender Sevens shown as Eights Hofzinser's Card Tricks 26
Al Baker Ubiquitous Card The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 759
Roberto Giobbi Obtaining a Duplicate of a Spectator's Signature Card College - Volume 5 1134
Philip T. Goldstein Strung-Out card is selected and signed from a deck with hole drilled through it, deck threaded with a cord and selection removed under silk, duplicate Singapore Notes 9
Unknown Pseudo Ace Duplicate Pasteboard Palette 43
Jack Carpenter Blackjack Lesson multiple phases, ace transformation kickerRelated to Pasteboard Palette 4
Daniel Millstein DDLT Texas Hold'em patter, using a pseudo duplicate Best of Friends - Volume III 50
Howard Hamburg, Jon Armstrong, Nick Trost Perfect Poker Deal poker hand is shuffled into deck and still dealt right from the top, gilbreath The "D" Notes 21
Michael Weber Self Centered self-working center deal demonstration 505 10
Tyler Wilson Occam's Edge openly edgemarked card vanishes, appears, travels, ...
- Base Line Vanish
- Single Handedly
- Emerge
- Tiger Bomb
Reinventing the Real 33
Roberto Giobbi Tilt to the Hilt double ambitious sequence, including impromptu duplicates Secret Agenda (Issue May 2) 133
Michael Weber Self-Centered apparently spectator deals centers Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 115
Michael Feldman Phorgery Two-card transposition and signature duplication principle The Opposite of People 46
Benjamin Earl Quick Little Stack two cards, pseudo mates Gambit (Issue 2) 21
Woody Aragon The Broken Corner torn card reappears in wallet, matching torn corner. no duplicates A Book in English 81
Tyler Wilson Updog three cards produced one by one from sandwich, those cards becomes sandwich with original sandwich cards Bich Circa '99 21
Sveroni Homing Card à la Sveroni card to pocket routine, 3 phases with fake expanation Alte Neuheiten 29
Tyler Wilson Updog three cards produced one by one from sandwich, those cards becomes sandwich with original sandwich cardsRelated toVariations The EH Team 8
Chris Mayhew Kzsdyfbnczk three cards produced one by one from sandwich, those cards becomes sandwich with original sandwich cardsInspired by The EH Team 25
Jimmy Grippo Grippo's Out-jog Pip Concealment hiding the face of an outjogged card with a bevelRelated to
  • "The Magic of Francis Carlyle"
Classic Fantastic 69
Friedrich Roitzsch, Miguel Gomez Switch'em two cards in spectator's sleeve transpose with two cards on tableInspired by FFFF Lecture Notes 2015 1
Guy Hollingworth Universal Card Scam Renovations 42
So Sato Mimic Show handling for mis-showing Three as Ace, also for court cards, credit informationInspired by The Secrets of So Sato 143
Benjamin Earl Memento card signed on both sides, card jumps around, one signature changes into performer's nameInspired by Eye Candy 12
Vanni Bossi We're Being Followed performed in car during driving, signed card in deck, deck sprung out of window, later card shown at back of car stuck to rear windowRelated to The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 187
Roberto Giobbi The Devil's Messenger three signed selections shuffled back, messenger brings envelope from back with those selections, credit information, Universal Card ScamInspired by
  • magazine "Hokus Pokus", Alexander Herrmann trick, 1937 issue
Related to
  • "The Salamandrine Card" (Sachs, Sleight of Hand)
  • Rigmarole No. 9, 1994
Standup Card Magic 187
Christoph Borer Romeo und Julia with speech practice presentation, different colored backs, duplicateInspired by
  • Wayne Houchin's "French Kiss"
21 89
Unknown Seven/Eight Misshow Facsimile (Issue 6) 10
Adrian Vega Four Fly Restored selection is signed on both sides and torn in quarters, pieces travel from hand to hand and card restores piece by piece Area 52 19