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Unknown La Carte Dansante (The dancing card) selection appears on the wall, goes left and right and up until the card vanishes and appears again, thread and duplicate La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 13
Unknown A Card having been withdrawn and replaced, to call it from the Pack, and to make it come to you of its own accord thread, tabled rising card from spread Modern Magic 117
Unknown The Rising Cards (La Houlette) "Several Cards having been drawn, returned, and Shuffled, to make them rise spontaneously from the Pack"
some variations in apparatus explained
Modern Magic 125
Professor Alberti Alberti's Rising Cards hair and wax Tricks with Cards 121
Unknown The Rising Cards (La Houlette) various thread methods (including "Sand Riser"), routine and pseudo-mistakes Tricks with Cards 211
Professor Alberti The Rising Cards - Alberti's Method thread attached during routine, free selection More Magic 91
Edwin T. Sachs Edwin Sachs' Method metal houlette on top of bottle More Magic 93
Prof. Duprez Ribbon Rising Cards glass houlette suspended on ribbons More Magic 95
Unknown The Walking Card named card moves from spread out cards on table More Magic 126
Buatier de Kolta de Kolta Rising Cards brief, for correction see referenceRelated to More Magic 94
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenturm severals cards placed upright on table to tower/house Der moderne Kartenkünstler 76
Unknown Der Karten-Jongleur card balances on hat or elsewhere, threadRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 71
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The Flying Card card thrown in air comes back, on thread tied to ceilingRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 73
Unknown Die neue Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restoresRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 138
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die thatsächlich verschwindende Karte card pull into sleeve Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Unknown Einfacher Karten deck shell Der moderne Kartenkünstler 207
Unknown Der Kartensteiger im Glase Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 208
Unknown Mysteriöses Kartensteigen cards rise out of deck and float in airRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 211
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 The Hypnotised Card deck cuts itself at chosen card on table, hair New Era Card Tricks 68
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 Terpsichorean Card card stands upright on table, then even dances to music New Era Card Tricks 92
Unknown The Obedient Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 111
Unknown The Balanced Card on hat, threadRelated to New Era Card Tricks 146
Unknown The Cards and Mirror deck thrown on mirror, three selections stick to it New Era Card Tricks 171
Unknown The Flying and Obedient Card wide distance boomerang card, threadRelated to New Era Card Tricks 194
Unknown The Cards Rising Through The Air selected cards rise from pack and float into performer's handRelated to New Era Card Tricks 205
Unknown The Rising Cards and Tumbler solo or with assistantRelated to New Era Card Tricks 209
Unknown The Hand of Cagliostro model of hand used in rising card presentationVariations New Era Card Tricks 217
Unknown The Rising Card Trick assistant The Modern Conjurer 113
L. Graham Lewis Novel Discovery of a Chosen Card table with deck on top tilted, only selection remains on table, thread with wax The Modern Conjurer 71
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards card floats into hand, two methods (with or without reel) The Modern Conjurer 119
Prof. Duprez, Harry Stork The Rising Cards in the Swinging Houlette The Art of Magic 198
Howard Thurston, J. N. Thornton The Thurston Rising Cards The Art of Magic 202
John Northern Hilliard Anywhere Rising Cards The Art of Magic 204
Martin Chapender Chapender's Rising Cards The Art of Magic 208
Hugh Mulloy Mulloy Rising Cards The Art of Magic 210
Morgan H. Winans Winans' Rising Cards The Art of Magic 210
Unknown Further Rising Card Methods without Assistant The Art of Magic 210
T. Nelson Downs The Tattling of Toto six selections, penny in glass jumps up and down to communicate with performerInspired by
  • French magazine "The Illusioniste"
The Art of Magic 184
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's New Rising Cards three selections, card fountain finaleRelated toVariations The Art of Magic 194
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Rising Cards three selectionsRelated to The Art of Magic 191
Unknown Resurrection of the Cards four selection burnt, ashes in glass, restored cards "walk" out of glass The Art of Magic 207
Unknown Obliging Bouquet "one of Alexander Herrmann's masterpieces", selections rises out of real flower bouquet held by spectator The Art of Magic 211
Al Baker Al Baker's Rising Cards The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 78
Tom Sellers New Magnetic Card card adheres to pencil Quick Tricks 23
J. F. Orrin The Pocket Rising Card card rises from breast pocket, thread, Menetekel Deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 259
Unknown The Animated Card card "walks" out of deck, thread and stripper deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 266
Unknown Method No. 1 cards freely chosen, no assistant, from glass Greater Magic 370
M. Laissus Method No. 2 cards freely chosen, no assistant, from glass Greater Magic 374
Unknown Method No. 3 cards freely chosen, no assistant, from glass Greater Magic 375
Unknown Method No. 4. The Book Houlette cards freely chosen, no assistant, from book Greater Magic 376
Unknown Method No. 3. With a Borrowed Pack Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant Greater Magic 381
Professor Alberti Method No. 1. The "Alberti" Method Hair and Wax Pellet Greater Magic 387
Adrian Plate Method No. 2. Adrian Plate's Method Hair and Wax Pellet Greater Magic 388
Unknown, Robert Heller Method No. 1. Packet of Duplicate Cards Concealed on the Table Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, several variations and presentational ideas:
- With an Assistant and without
- By Fanning the Deck
- Pip Change
- Addressing the Queen
- Card Rises Reversed then Turns Around
- The Blank Card Gag
- The Broomstick Rise (by Robert Heller)
- With a Silk in the Glass
Greater Magic 377
Unknown Method No. 2. Threaded Packet from Vest Pocket Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant Greater Magic 380
Unknown Method No. 4. Card Rise Spontaneously from the Vest Pocket Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant Greater Magic 382
Unknown Method No. 5. Chosen Card Rises from Pack Held in the Hand Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant, hole through whole deck Greater Magic 382
Jean Hugard Method No. 6. The All Rising Cards all cards jump out of class, card fountain, discussion of methods with details for some Greater Magic 383
Unknown The Hand Houlette houlette and cards ungaffed, one gimmicked card Greater Magic 410
Unknown Method No. 7. The Swinging Rising Cards Duplicates of Forced Cards Rise, No Assistant, houlette is attached at string and swings back and forth Greater Magic 385
Unknown Method No. 8. The Joker Rising Card Trick ABC cards rise that spell out JOKER Greater Magic 386
Unknown Method No. 9. The Celebrity Rising Card Trick ABC cards rise that spell out a chosen celebrity Greater Magic 386
Unknown Method No. 3. Card Rising from Hand to Hand Hair and Wax Pellet, card floats through air to other hand Greater Magic 389
Unknown Method No. 4. From a Glass Hair and Wax Pellet, card floats through air from glass to hand Greater Magic 390
Unknown Method No. 5. Tube and Thread Hair and Wax Pellet, tube with thread in it (weight on one end) is hidden in clothing Greater Magic 391
Unknown Method No. 6. The Wand and Rising Card Hair and Wax Pellet, hollow wand with thread in it (weight on one end) Greater Magic 391
Donald Holmes The Holmes Spindle little mechanism that's attached to rim of glass Greater Magic 404
Harlan Tarbell The "Sandu" Rising Cards trickling sand principle as mechanism, in glass on table Greater Magic 407
Henry Gordien The Gordien Rising Cards gramophone motor attached to table, thread Greater Magic 408
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards The Aerial Cards, floating across stage with named cards (assistant) Greater Magic 412
Unknown A Method for Parlor The Aerial Cards, floating card Greater Magic 413
Unknown A Second Method The Aerial Cards, floating card, no assistant Greater Magic 413
Unknown The Queen of the Air The Aerial Cards, card floating from one table to another Greater Magic 414
Dr. Jacob Daley The Card Windlass or Reel handling for the gaffed method (windlass or Thornton Reel), originally from "Art of Magic" Greater Magic 426
Tom Sellers New Rising Cards deck wrapped in newspaper, duplicates Scots Magic 8
Theodore Annemann, Holden The Rising Card credits see p. 461 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Theodore Annemann, Thirteen of Magic Authentical rubber banded deck stands on edge during rise The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 487
Jean Hugard The Hugard Rising Cards three cards Expert Card Technique 201
Charlie Miller The Mesmerised Cards thread & wax Expert Card Technique 205
Al Baker The Swinging Rising Cards for Club Work, with hanging houlette The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 168
R. M. Jamison The Cards Rise Again two cards, thread, houlette More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 37
Jean Hugard The Aerial Cards - Jean Hugard Method three cards rise out of the deck and float into other hand Prepared Cards and Accessories 23
Keith Clark Rising Card from the Pocket from breast pocket Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 241
Unknown Rising Cards from Glass Goblet three cards, with loop moves, variation with assistant (page 249) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 243
Al Baker Rising Cards from Goblet - Al Baker Method different hook up Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 249
Henry Gordien Rising Cards from Goblet - Henry Gordien Method different hook up Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 250
Howard Thurston Howard Thurston Rising Cards cards rise and float into hand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 250
Paul Fox, Harlan Tarbell Superba Rising Cards four cards rise and float into hand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 255
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta Card Fountain all cards except one jump out of glass, thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 259
Tom Sellers Two Card Rise Magical Mixture 21
Peter Warlock My Best Rising Cards chair thread set-up My Best 66
Unknown Enchanted Cards and Envelope three cards are put in envelope and rise from it Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 139
Unknown Bewitched Rising Cards and Envelope three cards are put in envelope and rise from there Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 142
Unknown Modern Rising Cards from Envelope packet of cards is put in envelope, selection rise from it Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 135
Unknown Myterious Bookmarks - Rising Cards from Book three cards are put in different places in a book and rise from there Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 145
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 Rising Cards out of Hat selections rise out of hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 152
Harlan Tarbell Haunted House Rising Cards deck put in small house, selections rise through chimney... Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 154
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Rising Cards several cards rise from a houlette The Fine Art of Magic 124
Bill Simon Cig-Card-Rise from cigarette case The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 164) 659
Audley Walsh King of (Nite) Clubs rising card routine, as climax a puppet rises from deck with outstreched arms Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 60
Maurice Kump The Hommade Magician - Hair (for thread work)
- Thumbtips
- Slates
- Carbon
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 1
Al Baker The Simplex Rising Cards thread The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 367
Bruce Elliott The Card in wallet - Again thread with wax The Best in Magic 166
Al Baker The Pack that cuts itself thread Inner Secrets of Card Magic 30
Dai Vernon, Al Baker The Walking and Jumping Card Card "walks" out of a hat and jumps out of it Inner Secrets of Card Magic 33
Dai Vernon The Rising Card Inner Secrets of Card Magic 27
Alan Alan Rising Card cards in case The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 165
George Blake Thread Case Holdout The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 11) 122
Don Nielson Rising Cards probably not serious The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 5) 164
Edward Marlo The Emerging Card or Fingertip Rise fingertip peeked at card rises, thread, dated 1964, see page 155 for additional observations Advanced Fingertip Control 99
Alan Alan Rising Card loop from sleeve Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 108
Mike Rogers The Zany Gaff deck placed on table, covered with handkerchief, selection comes face up to top, magnetic thread gimmick between hands Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 93
Dick Zimmerman Crystal Card Box deck in clear box, selection comes out of the deck, pushes the lid open and falling on the table Creative Magic 11
Cardini Cardini's Rising Card floats up into hand, write-up by Milton Tropp The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. Close-Up Folio #6) 937
Karl Fulves Other Applications of sleeving
- Hofzinser Ace Problem with Aces in spectator's pocket
- Rising Card Hook-up
- Sticky Tape at outside of Sleeve
- Sleeving into Envelopes
Impromptu Holdouts 47
Paul Fox, Danny Dew The Paul Fox Rising Cards (Danny Dew Version) Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 142
Rick Johnsson Yours, Mine & Ours with "My Card" & " Your Card" written on blank cards Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 8) 887
Bob Hummer Do As I Do with hair (1944) Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 24
Bob Hummer Hummer's Whirling Card Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 84
Bob Hummer Impossible Location impossible location, with hair (1944) Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 24
Ross Bertram, Edward Marlo The Haunted Deck plastic on thread Bertram on Sleight of Hand 97
Gaetan Bloom One-Card Card Castle card stand on its edge, uncredited The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 190
Pascal Monmoine Card Through the Table from a Distance signed card, spectator lights a piece if pyropaper on the deck, the card flutters beneath the center of the table to the floor Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 6) 1229
Danny Korem The Acrobatic Haunted Card thread set-up between two fingers Korem without Limits 141
Martin Lewis The Impossible Miniature Card Rise Two cards rise, mini deck used, sealed by inverted glass on tray Martin's Miracles 62
Frederick Braue FB Adaptation Thayer Rising Cards with houlette and thread (1937) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 27
John Northern Hilliard Hilliard Rising Cards The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 28
Dai Vernon, Charlie Miller The Rising Cards three cards (1940) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 3
Frederick Braue Braue Impromptu Rising Cards selection peeked (1959) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 15
Frederick Braue Platform Rising Cards finger tip for end of thread (1959) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 17
Eugene Burger Sylvia's Cards a bizarre presentation for the rising cards The Performance of Close-Up Magic 91
Karl Fulves, Al Baker Haunted thread Riffle Shuffle Methods 40
Karl Fulves Close Up Riser set-up with thread is done entirely on the table Riffle Shuffle Methods 42
John Carney Natural Selection empty hand catches card, thread Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 9
Ricardo Baccarini Materialization Mental card appears under paper Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 12) 2005
Jerry Mentzer Card Rise from Wallet Magical Lee card rises from wallet Card to Wallet 153
John Carney Natural Selection empty hand catches card, thread Carneycopia 107
Will Ayling The Rising Cards extract from Dean's "Hocus Pocus", version with a hair Knowing The Rising Cards 6
Unknown The Duplicate Stack Method Knowing The Rising Cards 9
Walter Wandman Rising Cards from Opera Hat three selections rise from hat, gimmick Knowing The Rising Cards 10
Howard Thurston Howard Thurston Rising Cards cards in glass, selection jumps out, different versionsRelated to Knowing The Rising Cards 6
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Rising Cards Related to Knowing The Rising Cards 10
Will Ayling Jumbo Rising Cards with houlette, card rises from envelope, similar to Jim Hooper's "Nemo Jumbo Rising Cards" Knowing The Rising Cards 18
Unknown A Novel Presentation extract from RoterbergRelated to Knowing The Rising Cards 23
Ellis Stanyon The Wonderful Floating Card Trick selection floats from deck into other hand Knowing The Rising Cards 23
Will Ayling, Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Moving Pip Card moving pip in conjunction with rising cards, anecdote of De Kolta's daughter manufacturing multi pip cards Knowing The Rising Cards 26
Edward Wase Production of Three Cards production of cards that come from sleeve with thread pull The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 8
Robert Parrish Do the Spirits Return? rapping hand answers questions, rising cards with the hand, card stands uprightInspired byRelated to Great Tricks Revisited 25
Michael Kaminskas Heli-Card card rises from deck then it is signed and is spinned in the air, Steve Fearson Hookup Miracle Material 19
Nicholas Einhorn Warning! on thread work Spooked 16
Unknown Easy Riser out-of-hands in glass The Rising Card Book 25
Phil Kannen Free Float card rises out of cased deck held by spectator The Rising Card Book 29
Nicholas Einhorn Spooked deck on floor, card jumps out at the end
- History
- Preparation
- Performance
- Clean-up
Spooked 6
Ron Bauer, Edward Marlo The Mechanical Deck using Marlo's gimmick on thread, done as a kind of side-ways card rise Mechanical Deck 2
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Three Powers three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candle Hofzinser's Card Tricks 146
John Carney Ascension four selections, one rises underneath silk, one floats into hand, fountain for last card The Book of Secrets 300
John Carney Variations with a Hat card out of head, then card fountain without motor or thread The Book of Secrets 314
Al Baker Card-Rising Wand The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 617
Fred Robinson The Rising Cards à la Fred using wooden box and thread gimmick, described by Patrick Page The Magic of Fred Robinson 172
Al Baker, Eric Evans Al Baker Meets Hofzinser's Ghost ITR (Spider Pen) methodInspired by 53 Friends 31