193 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Traveling / Card(s) Across
  
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Unknown To cause a Number of Cards to Multiply invisibly in a Person's keeping cut-off packet weighed, then it multiplies Modern Magic 84
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin The Pack being divided into Two Portions, placed in the keeping of two different Persons, to make Three Cards Pass invisible from the One to the Other beginning with sealed deck Modern Magic 86
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin Cards Judged by Weight, and the Multiplication of Cards two routines (second one by Robert-Houdin) Tricks with Cards 122
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradi's Kartenwanderung red cards folded into paper and sealed, card from black half chosen, travels into red halfRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 32
Unknown The New Multiplication of Cards four selections from envelope to envelope New Era Card Tricks 195
Mademoiselle Patrice To Pass Several Cards from one Person's Pocket to that of Another The Modern Conjurer 133
Unknown The Twenty Card Trick three cards The Art of Magic 85
Unknown The Flying Card (First Method), from one spectator's pocket to another, freely named number with outs The Art of Magic 99
T. Nelson Downs The Flying Cards (Second Method) The Art of Magic 107
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked, siamesaVariations The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 22
Jack Merlin Combining the Passing of Cards with the Pocket Trick one packet in spectator's pocket Merlin's Master Miracles 3
Victor Farelli A Study in Blue and White envelope Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 99
Victor Farelli, Edward Bagshawe The "Simplex" Thirty Cards envelope Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 102
Unknown The Radio Cards three signed cards Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 54
Al Baker Color Flight The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 487
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 44
Tom Sellers Death Flight! blank cards with names, card with dead name travels to another pile, envelopes, see page 172 for improvement by Andrew Brennan The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 102
Dr. Jacob Daley, Theodore Annemann The Acme Thought Card Pass with envelopes The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 16) 80
Charles T. Jordan Stampedo card identified with post stamp travels from packet into deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 25
Michael F. Zens Zens' Miracle Pocket to Pocket Trick three chosen cards, envelopes, repeating set-up deckRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 298
Oscar H. Paulson Card Passe-Passe cards travel from performer's hand to spectator's pile, then into his pocket The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 30) 195
Theodore Annemann Restless Cards two rubber banded piles with different backs, selections transpose, see also page 210 for comment The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 202
David Devant The Triangle Trick double facers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 133
Charles T. Jordan Diabolical Transposition two thought cards across with two decks, stacked, see also here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 210
L. Vosburgh Lyons The Impromptu Passing 1 thought-of card, envelopes The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 179
David Devant The Triangle 26 double facers Greater Magic 441
Oscar Weigle The Impromptu Fifteen Card Trick three marked cards, envelopes Do That Again! 41
Unknown Mene, Tekel, Upharsin More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 34
John J. Crimmins Jr. Meta-Stasis two selected cards, duplicate The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 59) 427
Louis Zingone Three Cards Across Expert Card Technique 64
Jean Hugard Mene, Tekel, Upharsin (The Thirty Cards) Alpha to Omega comments on the plot More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 30
Jean-Nicholas Ponsin The Multiplication of Cards While in the Someones Hands cut-off amount divined, then number increased in spectator's hands, translated by Hugard More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 31
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin The Thirty Cards brief, described by Hugard More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 32
Unknown Infiltration More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 33
Unknown Hardin Plus Devant fifteen double facers, two methods Expert Card Technique 351
Henry Hardin King's Kards fifteen double facers The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 627
Al Baker A Lesson in Magic three cards, they travel back (!) The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 141
Al Baker The Flapless Envelope Switch The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 164
Hen Fetsch Surpasso! two marked cards, envelopes The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 149) 829
Al Baker Red-Black Transposition envelopes The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 149
Edward Marlo Flying Reverse Card travels from one half to another half Let's See the Deck 23
George Armstrong Hegira two cards travel, envelopes and card changing tray The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 13) 49
George Armstrong Hegira II impromptu version The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 13) 53
Walter B. Gibson, U. F. Grant Count Them Out false count based on words The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 112
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 45
Oscar H. Paulson Card Passe-Passe cards travel from performer's hand to spectator's pile, then into his pocket Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 54
L. Vosburgh Lyons Impromptu Passing one thought-of card, envelopes Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 52
Dr. Jacob Daley, Theodore Annemann ACME Thought Card Pass with envelopes Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 53
Michael F. Zens The Improved "Zens" Cards & Envelopes Related to My Best 55
C. A. George Newmann Effective Passee-Passee Card Melange with envelopes and two different colored backs My Best 46
Unknown The Flying Cards classic with two persons holding a small packet, three methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 157
Harlan Tarbell "Flying Cards" classic with two persons holding a small packet Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 158
Harlan Tarbell The Passing of Three Selected Cards using selections Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 165
Unknown Flying Cards and Envelopes cards are put in envelopes (that are switched) Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 166
Harry Wilder Flying Cards with envelopes, ungaffed Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 170
Hen Fetsch Surpasso marked selections travel, with envelopes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 172
Dr. Raymond L. Beebe Ships that pass in the night three cards Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 174
Harvey P. Graham Idea for Cards Across with torn cardRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 121) 488
Unknown Three Card Across The Royal Road to Card Magic 278
Al Baker Cards Across three, signed, envelopes The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Card Trio) 502
George G. Kaplan Giant Trio-Flight three selected jumbo cards across with envelopes The Fine Art of Magic 113
Harvey P. Graham Cards Across Tip Related to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 149) 600
Arthur H. Buckley The Thirty Cards and Two Assistants (With Improvements) Principles and Deceptions 155
Arthur H. Buckley Ten and Ten Principles and Deceptions 157
Stewart James Pockethereal two spectators remember card and position in twenty-card packetVariations Show Stoppers with Cards 5
Al Baker Color Flight envelopes The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 398
Franklin V. Taylor Try-Fly with 15 cards each, separated in reds and blacks, three double facer The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 264) 1054
Edward Marlo Effect Six two cards, double facers Unlimited 22
Harlan Tarbell 1 - Eighteen Card Mystery using envelopes with Phantom Sticker Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 135
Edward Marlo Count Cop and Transfer from packet to packet, sometimes called "Spontaneous Add" Action Palm 10
Edward Marlo Ten and Ten one selected card The Tabled Palm 14
Dai Vernon Penetration of Thought odd-backed, two packets of four aces eachRelated toVariations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 51
Larry Grey Larry Grey's "Cards Across" the travelled Card are found in the spectators pocket Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 23
Howard Schwarzman Impromptu Cards Across Professional Card Magic 144
Charlie Miller The Eight Card Trick two piles of four cards each, a card travels from packet to packet, repeat, saliva An Evening with Charlie Miller 34
Cliff Green Flight of the Blues signed odd-backed cards travelRelated to Professional Card Magic 102
Nate Leipzig Twenty Card Trick three cards travel, one packet wrapped in handkerchief Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 64
Peter Kane Transportation of a Thought odd-backed A Card Session with Peter Kane 15
Peter Warlock Thought of Card Across unprepared Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 193
Charlie Miller, Michael F. Zens The Zens Card Trick with two selections Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 19
Sam Leo Horowitz New Method Duo-Flight envelopes HEX! 87
Alan Shaxon Three Cards Fly Again with handkerchief My Kind of Magic 28
Roy Walton Play It Again piano card trick, signed card travels across The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 10) 647
Edward G. Brown The Twelve Card Thought Transition Variations The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 39
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #3 no-palmAlso published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 11) 789
Paul Curry Teleport two thought of cards travel from one half to the other one by one, twenty-four duplicatesRelated to
  • "Telepathy" (Jean Hugard, Sphinx, June 1935, p. 101)
Also published here
Paul Curry Presents 78
Emil Loew Educated Envelope switch envelope, thought-cards-across applicationRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 9) 753
Edward Marlo The Piano Duet 1 card, strange handling, with repeat Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 177
Faucett Ross Card Act Description of routine of card tricks

- Cards Up the Sleeve
- Matching the Cards
- Leipzig Four Ace Trick
- Changing card under foot
- Twenty Card Transposition
Magic With Faucett Ross 200
Francis Carlyle The Passé-Passé Cards two times ten cards, classic The Magic of Francis Carlyle 166
Edward Marlo Mental Card Across unprepared Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 65
Nick Trost Transposed Aces with Repeat Four blue backed Aces and four red backed Aces on table, named Aced transposes between the two packets, twice Subtle Card Magic: Part One 21
Edward Marlo The Black Thought from black to red packet Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 238
Doug Alker Three Cards Across Extra Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 5) 352
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper spectator counts himself Las Vegas Close-Up 112
Brian Sinclair The Cards Across Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 9) 728
Philip T. Goldstein Penetration of Blank four kings and four blank cardsInspired by Snow 2
Edward Marlo Straightline Transport black card from black half into red half Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 262
Al Leech Three Cards Across with handkerchief Al Leech's Legacy 44
Andrew Galloway Just A Drop two times ten cards, with two spectators, cards wrapped in handkerchief Diverting Card Magic 50
Jim Ryan Three Cards Across Jim Ryan Close-Up: Classic Card Routines 18
Ken Simmons Color Transposition ten red cards, ten black cards, selection travels into other packet Cards - With a Different Touch 27
Derek Dingle Cards Across: Licked At Last! packets in envelopes The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 3
Terry Seabrooke Cards Across using envelopes The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 126
Edward Marlo Indubitable Cards Across BONUS
double backers
Unlimited 43
Faucett Ross Three Cards Across Bertram on Sleight of Hand 233
Jerry K. Hartman Last Licks with envelopes and ten duplicates The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 83
Edward Marlo Leipzig Improved? two mental selections The Card Puzzle 20
Larry Jennings Getting Across transfering three cards from packet to packet Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 1) 870
Dick Turpin Classic Three Cards Across three selections The Best of Close-Up Magic 181
Larry Jennings The Purloined Thought thought-of card from one half to other halfVariations The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 17 & 18) 163
Martin Lewis Point of Arrival Two signed cards travel to join ten cards previously wrapped in handkerchief Martin's Miracles 17
Max Malini Thirty Card Trick, Malini Variation The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 28
Vynn Boyar Via Avion ten red spot cards and ten black spot cards, peeked card travels across The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 20
Orla Moody Cards and Envelopes The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 22
Paul Rosini The Twenty Card Trick one chosen card acrossRelated to
  • "A Card in Flight" (Paul Rosini's Magical Gems, 1950, p. 14)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 9
Clayton Rawson Rawson Transit selection travels from one deck reversed to another The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 23
Jerry K. Hartman Thought Through packet handlingInspired by The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 31, 32 & 33) 322
Frederick Braue, Jean Hugard FB Adaptation of Hugard's Telepathy card travels to other half, 26 duplicates (1937)Inspired by
  • "Telepathy" (Jean Hugard, Sphinx, June 1935, p. 101)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 28
Frederick Braue, Jean Hugard Telepathy card travels to other half, 26 duplicates (1937)Inspired by
  • "Telepathy" (Jean Hugard, Sphinx, June 1935, p. 101)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 29
Jon Racherbaumer A Case for Crossing Cards using Case and BoxCard Gaff Don England's Gaffed to the Hilt! 84
Lawrence Frame Cards Across, Climax Four cards vanish visually in performer's hands and pass to spectator's packet Close-up Framework 20
John C. Wagner Honest John's Cards Across ace assembly with cards across presentation The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 69
Edward Marlo Repeat Signed Cards Across Special Effects 76
Larry Jennings Anastasia Variations Neoclassics 31
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper two phases Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 45
Bruce Cervon Trans Mitt while spectator holds cards The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 70
Brother John Hamman Thought Cards Across double ended cardsInspired by
  • "The Triangle" (Our Magic, p. 280)
The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 134
Juan Tamariz The Travelling Cards two cards across, gaffed, seven peek deck cards Sonata 237
Doug Edwards The Modern Leaper Card at position X in packet A leaps to position X in packet B Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13, No. 8) 1823
Bruce Cervon, Alex Elmsley The BC Cards Across two signed selections from packet to packetInspired by Ultra Cervon 69
Edward Marlo, Randy Wakeman Repeat Signed Cards Across two double facers The Olram File (Issue 1) 9
Edward Marlo Don't Split the Keys piano card trick That's It 28
Philip T. Goldstein Shinkansen cards across with four red and four blue cards, chosen card travels NYCANOTES 4
Alex Elmsley Chosen Cards Across three (signed) selectionsRelated to
  • "A Card in Flight" (Paul Rosini's Magical Gems, 1950, p. 14)
Variations
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 271
John Bannon, Ron Wilson Hop Two It two cards from red half to black half, 2-card variation of Ron Wilson's "Highland Hop" Smoke and Mirrors 96
Philip T. Goldstein Shinkansen cards across with four red and four blue cards, chosen card travels Music City Conclave 1992 Notes 5
Alex Elmsley Thoughts In Transit chosen ace travels from ace packet to odd-backed ace packetInspired by The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 80
Harry Lorayne The "Rule" Exchange card travells from red to black packet Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 11) 2137
Edward Marlo Bold Leaper unfinished explanationRelated to The Olram File (Issue 11) 16
Edward Marlo Bold Leaper number at thought-of position remembered, sticky palm transfer The Olram File (Issue 15) 3
Michael Close Butte Ox? Two Butte Ox! cards across, Mullica style Workers Number 4 55
Eugene Laurant Cards and Envelopes More Greater Magic 1077
John Mulholland Twenty Card Trick More Greater Magic 1095
John Mulholland, Michael F. Zens New Zens' 15 Cards and Envelope Trick More Greater Magic 1097
T. Nelson Downs Pocket to Pocket Trick (Half Card Trick) using a gimmick consisting of three half cards glued together More Greater Magic 1082
Gene Maze Maze Cards Across ten red and ten black cards, three cards travel across to different positions in other packet Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 154
Michael F. Zens The Original of Zens' Packets and Envelopes Trick More Greater Magic 1074
Sam Leo Horowitz New Method Duo-Flight two selections More Greater Magic 1098
Jim Krenz All Expense Paid Trip for Three three cards travel from packet to packet The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 56) 1067
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Roberto Giobbi The Cards of Capistrano Cards across (three cards + five cards) Card College - Volume 2 292
Bill Malone Leap of Faith variation of Paul Harris' "Las Vegas Leaper" The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 187
Paul Harris Big-Time Leaper multiple phases The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 241
Paul Harris Las Vegas Leaper spectator counts himselfVariations The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 185
Tom Stone Across the Void no touch version, with rubberbands The Warpsmith Returns 5
Brother John Hamman Confusing Dye kind of weird odd backed cards across
- Three Cards Across
- Six Cards Across
- The Confusing Dye
The Looking Glass (Issue 1) 6
Michael Close Full Deck Passover named card from red deck to blue deck, memorized deck Workers Number 5 152
Larry Jennings Red/Black Flyer - Version One
- Version Two
Jennings '67 27
Larry Jennings The Six/Four Count Card Across Jennings '67 77
Pit Hartling Robin Hood Collectors/Cards Across Combo, double facers Das kleine grüne Heft 6
James Swain 21st Century Cards Across ala Paul Harris' "Las Vegas Leaper" 21st Century Card Magic 35
David Regal Swindle Transpo Signed card from red group of cards (sealed in envelope) travels to group of blue cards sealed in another envelope Close-Up & Personal 54
R. Paul Wilson Thinking it Over two methods Crash Course in Brain Surgery 2
Paul Curry, Michael F. Zens, David Devant Out of the Past deck is separated in halves, two cards thought of and one is selected, performer puts one card from the half into the other, first card is missing, second spectator touches a card, that is put into the other half and also his card is missing, third card invisibly travels into the other half, first printed in "Genii" vol. 7 no. 4, 1942Inspired by Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 102
Paul Curry Teleport two thought of cards travel from one half to the other one by one, 24 duplicatesAlso published here Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 106
Darwin Ortiz Triple Cross ten red, ten black, three cards travel Scams & Fantasies with Cards 192
Jim Steinmeyer Teleportation in spectator's hands Impuzzibilities 27
R. Paul Wilson Thinking it Over two methods Constant Fooling 1 32
Al Baker Ten Cards and Envelope Trick three cards from deck to cards in envelope The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 744
Al Baker Thirty Card Trick Latest Thirty Card Trick
Sleight-of-Hand Method
Envelope Tranfer
The Twenty Card Trick
Method 5
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 746
Jim Steinmeyer the allergic Card trick Artificial conclusions 25
Jim Steinmeyer Advanced teleportatation "teleportation" Artificial conclusions 14
Alexander de Cova Kartenwanderung Gambit 9
Wesley James Brownian Movement The Sequel, "final"Inspired by
  • "The Wandering Card" (Edward G. Brown)
Enchantments 423
Wesley James Blushing Leaper "beta", thought-of card has odd backInspired by
  • "The Wandering Card" (Edward G. Brown)
Enchantments 418
Nick Pudar Stealth Infiltration signed card Best of Friends - Volume III 106
Tomas Blomberg Filling the Void Cards Across with eccentric "card sandwich" theme The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 46
Jack Parker The Heist Story trick about Jacks committing a robbery (stealing a diamond)Inspired byRelated to 52 Memories 159
Helder Guimarães Cards, Signatures and Glasses (or "Test Conditions!!!")
signed cards
Don't Xerox Lecture Notes 9
Fred Robinson The Card Across three cards across The Magic of Fred Robinson 194
Fred Robinson Passing Thought The Magic of Fred Robinson 209
Edward Marlo Biddling Brown in the Round Inspired by Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 36
Jim Steinmeyer The Magician who Fools Himself 1 card across, using 14 cards, no sleights, humorous presentation Subsequent Impuzzibilities 11
Charles T. Jordan, Steve Beam Diabolical Transposition comments on Jordan's effectInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 98
Steve Beam X-Men two spectators think of a card in a packet that travels into other packetInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 99
Steve Beam X-Men II two spectators think of a card in a packet that travels into other packetInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 102
Steve Beam X-Men III two spectators think of a card in a packet that travels into other packet, odd-backed variationInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 103
Ramón Riobóo X-Men IV two spectators think of a card in a packet that travels into other packet, odd-backed variationInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 106
Helder Guimarães Analysis of a Magical Effect/Method thoughts on the Card Across plot Reflections 3
Helder Guimarães Cards, Signatures and Glasses signed cards Reflections 9
Helder Guimarães "You Decide" Cards Across spectator decides how many cards should travel Nephelococcygia 21
Jared Kopf E.G. Brown Revisited originally from MUMInspired byRelated to
  • MUM (March 2008)
Variations
Nothing but the Family Deck 33
Jared Kopf, Mike Squires E.G. Brown Revisited - Variation using double backerInspired by Nothing but the Family Deck 36