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Karl Fulves Displaceable U deck cut in half, both halves shuffled, spectator removes some cards of named suit and places them in box, another one from other half under box, last one is namedRelated to Clockwork 11
Karl Fulves Age Related four cards chosen, additional card placed in box, medium names hidden card after some of the others are called, inspired by Age Cards trick Combo II 6
Karl Fulves Yo, Adrian two spectators take a card from half the deck and place it in the other, both divined, one is a confederate Clockwork 13
Karl Fulves Either-Or how binary principles are used in fishing and codingRelated to Combo II 8
Karl Fulves Stooge's Riffle Shuffle Glimpse stooge can glimpse top card during performer's shuffleInspired by
  • "A Prediction" (Hatton & Plate, Magician's Tricks and how they are done)
Clockwork 13
Karl Fulves The Link To Playing Cards binary features of playing cards, combo system for colorsRelated to Combo II 8
Karl Fulves Calling Ms. Modulo two poker hands, performer and spectator each decide on a hole card, medium tells hole card after hearing other four cardsInspired by
  • "Telephone Stud" (Wallace Lee, Math Miracles, 1950)
Related to
Clockwork 15
Karl Fulves Why Red Is Zero in combo system Combo II 10
Karl Fulves Domain Theory teaser for next section Clockwork 20
Karl Fulves Method Acting "to create false methods or false impressions by acting" Combo II 10
Karl Fulves Fractional Counts clocking used with only a known section in middle of deckRelated to Clockwork 21
Karl Fulves Simple Memory Tricks chapter intro Combo II 12
Karl Fulves Mix Up adding partial false shuffles to previous trick Clockwork 22
Karl Fulves Dunkin' Digits remembering a row of donuts and spoons as memory stung Combo II 12
Karl Fulves Stopped Clock spectator and performer remove a card, shuffled back in, performer deals and stops at both cards, domain theory Clockwork 23
Karl Fulves The Greek's Game color of twelve cards named by magician, betting presentation, see also p. 99 for further notes Combo II 13
Karl Fulves Sight Deprived distinguishing One and Five dollar bills by touch, memory, presentational idea from Jinx #148, p. 826 (four remaining senses sharpen when one is missing) Combo II 14
Karl Fulves Hoops Knows B-Ball string of 2s and 3s (on cardboard) remembered Combo II 15
Karl Fulves Fractions And Cents heads and tails sequence remembered as memory stunt Combo II 17
Karl Fulves You're A Five spectator choses one of many photos, performer describes it correctly Combo II 17
Karl Fulves Inca Sticks sticks with numbers arranged by spectator, performer predicts total Combo II 19
Karl Fulves Small-Packet Combo chapter intro Combo II 21
Karl Fulves Kinship system for remembering suit order of packet (twelve cards), court cards dealt out in four piles to separate suitsRelated to Combo II 21
Karl Fulves Switched By Thot court cards separated into suits by performer from back (memory) except two named jacks which are transposed, see also p. 100 for further notes Combo II 24
Karl Fulves Suit Codes another system for memorizing suitsRelated to Combo II 25
Karl Fulves Trinary Codes remembering e.g. order of different court cards (jack, queen, king) Combo II 27
Karl Fulves A Trick Of Memory red-black even-money swindle Combo II 29
Karl Fulves Third Degree two thirds are clocked, one, two or three selections can be removed or returned to different section and found Clockwork 24
Karl Fulves Secrets Out chapter intro Combo II 31
Karl Fulves Suit Solution in Clocking card removed, performer removes four-of-a-kind of same value but originally removed card vanishes as it cannot be there Clockwork 25
Karl Fulves Small Minded variation of Combo system in which unwanted cards are removed to keep numbers small, see also p. 100 for further notes Combo II 31
Karl Fulves From Concentrate clocking only one color or other property Clockwork 26
Karl Fulves Counter Intelligence clocking location with partially divided deck Combo II 33
Karl Fulves Mind's i two piles, two spectators each remove a card and put it in other pile, performer knows both after looking through one of the piles, also over phone Clockwork 27
Karl Fulves One-Way Combo memorizing from the back Combo II 34
Karl Fulves Cue Cards openly removed marker cards help with memorizing Combo numbersRelated toVariations Combo II 35
Karl Fulves Rite Minded card moved from one half to the other, then deck assembled and card found, fast clocking Clockwork 29
Karl Fulves Slick Slate color separation with performer and spectator, lines on slate help remembering Combo numbers, see also p. 102 for further notes Combo II 37
Karl Fulves Pre-Existing Memory red and black card moved from one half to other, both found, partial clocking Clockwork 30
Karl Fulves Noble Cause twelve court cards memorized by performer who then produces jacks, then queens, then kings from packet, see also p. 102 for further notesRelated to Combo II 39
Karl Fulves Clocking with Objects objects with names that have a certain number of letters in a box, removed object identified by counting letters of others Clockwork 31
Karl Fulves Faced Card Mysteries chapter intro, face-up/face-down mix applied to Combo system Combo II 43
Karl Fulves Eminent Domain strategy in which red cards in bottom half are clocked, and black cards in top half, card moved from half to half can be identified, see also p. 73 Clockwork 32
Karl Fulves Made To Order performer sort face-up/face-down mix below table Combo II 43
Karl Fulves Strongest Suit two cards reversed are identified via "eminent domain" card counting Clockwork 33
Karl Fulves Pseudo Hummer fooling magicians who know the Hummer CATO trick Combo II 46
Karl Fulves Thot By Proxy spectator removed queen and any card from same suit, they're divined Clockwork 35
Karl Fulves Meet By Chance twenty cards mixed face-up/face-down, spectator remembers one and turns it over, behind back all are sorted except selections Combo II 47
Karl Fulves Max Moe see also p. 67 Clockwork 36
Karl Fulves Dual Thinking twenty cards mixed face-up/face-down, 2 spectators remember one each and turn it over, behind back all are sorted except selections, alternatively one card travels to sealed envelopeVariations Combo II 50
Karl Fulves, Don Nielsen Wallet/Envelop Load from behind back, reaching up under jacketRelated to
  • Chap's Scrapbook (Frank Chapman, 1939)
Combo II 51
Karl Fulves A Game Of Touch suit removed, spectator deals it from top or bottom into pile and retains last card, performer sort suit below table top and divines selection Combo II 52
Karl Fulves Thought Control chapter intro Combo II 55
Karl Fulves The Russian Test performer guaranteed to get better than average score in color sorting without seeing any faces at all, see also p. 104 for further notes Combo II 55
Karl Fulves K Thru 12 kings and queens removed, challenge location from this packet, see also p. 105 for further notes Combo II 57
Karl Fulves Mirasequel performer separates the mixed pile at the end of Miraskill Combo II 66
Karl Fulves Speed Reading memorizing 40 cards with 5 numbersRelated to Combo II 69
Karl Fulves The Four-Fold Way variation of previous "Speed Reading"Related to Combo II 73
Karl Fulves Clockwork on card counting with "mechanical assistance" Clockwork 38
Karl Fulves Compression Technique Gilbreath & ComboRelated to Combo II 74
Karl Fulves Line of Sight edge marks on twelve cards combined with card counting Clockwork 38
Karl Fulves Contract Player deck first sorted in colors, then suits, by magician Combo II 76
Karl Fulves Light Fingered two cards removed from upper and lower half of deck after riffle shuffles, performer looks through deck and names both Clockwork 40
Karl Fulves Impromptu Compression Combo II 77
Karl Fulves Unique Sums set-up so that two cards removed from a certain part still produce unique clocking value Clockwork 42
Karl Fulves Reflex Action spectator distributes half deck face-up on table, performer deals other half on top and all pairs match color Combo II 78
Karl Fulves Lettra Set two missing cards found with clocking and faro-shuffled set-up Clockwork 43
Karl Fulves Visionary performer sorts half the deck face-down after a riffle shuffle Combo II 80
Karl Fulves, Stewart James Stax Fax stacks that force numbers, see also p. 68 Clockwork 45
Karl Fulves Protractors about the length of trick descriptions Combo II 83
Karl Fulves Latent Ability Miraskill prediction correct even though only part of deck sorted by spectator Combo II 84
Karl Fulves Clockwork deck cut, cut in half and any card removed, performer looks through this pile and names card
- The System
- First case
- Second Case
- Third Case
Clockwork 47
Karl Fulves Phone Detective previous "Clockwork" deck as telephone trick Clockwork 55
Karl Fulves After Moe Combo II 86
Karl Fulves 13 O'Clock two cards chosen with cutting procedure are foundInspired by Clockwork 56
Karl Fulves Jinx Extra eight spectators receive envelope and hide an object Combo II 91
Karl Fulves Modulus Operandi how to practice card counting mod different bases Clockwork 59
Karl Fulves Transliterate medium is called and described spectator and names chosen card Combo II 93
Karl Fulves Booked Up torn and balled-up book pages, one chosen and word on it divined, clocking page numbers Clockwork 60
Karl Fulves Mixology spectator memorizes card and its position, gives riffle shuffle, performer names new position, shuffle tracking presentation Combo II 94
Karl Fulves Grudge Match Miraskill type bet with red-red, black-black and mixed pairs done with about half the shuffled deck, winner still known Clockwork 61
Karl Fulves Shuffle Tracking Combo memorizing riffle shuffle distribution via Combo system in face-down spread of unsquared shuffle Combo II 95
Karl Fulves Cold Case card removed from pile to pile and located, only clocked total of one half known in advance Clockwork 63
Karl Fulves Points After chapter intro Combo II 99
Karl Fulves Counterfeit credits for "Counterfeat" betting game in which spectator and performer construct poker hand from face-up spreadRelated to Clockwork 65
Karl Fulves Penny Machines illustration of "Either-Or" articleRelated to Combo II 99
Karl Fulves Telephone Stud further credits for "Calling Ms. Modulo"Related to Clockwork 66
Karl Fulves Cue Con another cue card idea for Combo systemInspired by Combo II 101
Karl Fulves Moe By Phone and further references for the plot Clockwork 67
Karl Fulves Pictorials clocking other things than the values
- Mid Count
- Corner & Curves
- Line Count (ESP)
- Lines And Curves
Clockwork 69
Karl Fulves Dual Thoughts using Brown-McMillen glimpse idea for only reversed card in deckInspired by Combo II 103
Karl Fulves Royal Flush Clock spectator removes any Royal Flush card, performer quickly goes through deck and removes card from same Royal Flush Clockwork 70
Karl Fulves Gray's Anatomy connection between gray code and binary numbers, application with 24-cards stack, 3 consecutive cards tell position in stack Combo II 105
Karl Fulves Double Card Count two cards removed, still found with card counting Clockwork 72
Karl Fulves Further References list of card counting tricks in Karl Fulves's output Clockwork 74
Karl Fulves, Robert E. Neale Distant Marker spectator cuts deck, performer names number and a card of that value is at its numerical position from top Combo II 110
Karl Fulves Alpha Numeric further notes on Combo system and number systems
- The Octal System
- The Hexadecimal System
- Binary To Hex
Combo II 112
Karl Fulves Gray Reflections about the color distribution in mirror stack after cuts Combo II 117
Karl Fulves Odd Bits self-similar sequence oddity Combo II 118
Karl Fulves Against The Machine longer article on methods, pre-show, multiple outs, magic on television, David Blaine, announcing Combo III on p. 123 Combo II 119
Karl Fulves On Q&A Combo II 123
Karl Fulves Introduction on memory work with cards Word Play 3
Karl Fulves Newmonics memorizing a string of numbers Word Play 5
Karl Fulves The Narrative Word Play 6
Karl Fulves The Expert Memorizes Cards on memorizing a string of cards Word Play 7
Karl Fulves Newmismatics memorizing a long row of objects Word Play 8
Karl Fulves Erdnase Cheats memorizing short sequence of cards Word Play 10
Karl Fulves Word Play system for memorizing twelve cards
- The Suit System
- Coding For Value
- Naming The Jacks
- Verbs For Jacks
- Objects For Jacks
- The system thus far
- The System For Kings
- The System For Queens
- How To Practice
Word Play 13
Karl Fulves All In A Row exercise for memorizing twelve cards Word Play 22
Karl Fulves Kings Over Here twelve picture cards memorized, then sorted from backRelated to Word Play 22
Karl Fulves Royal Wedding all court cards named from back, chosen card found Word Play 23
Karl Fulves Four Way Memory twelve picture cards memorized, then sorted into suits from backRelated to Word Play 24
Karl Fulves Pyramid Poker twelve card layout on table, named type of poker hand build at the end Word Play 24
Karl Fulves You Must Remember This commentary on the memory system Word Play 25
Karl Fulves Memory Tricks chapter intro Word Play 27
Karl Fulves Match Game twelve cards laid out face-down in matrix, match game played (turning up two cards and finding matches), performer winsRelated to Word Play 27
Karl Fulves Three-Card Blackjack all 6s, 7s, 8s used for blackjack type game, performer gives everyone 21 Word Play 29
Karl Fulves Pseudo Poker eight cards, four envelopes, two random cards placed in an envelope each, performer divines content Word Play 29
Karl Fulves Scales of Justice card pocketed from twelve-card straight is divined Word Play 32
Karl Fulves Nu Two Deck picture cards from two decks mated Word Play 34
Karl Fulves When It Started twelve picture cards laid out face-down to symbolize months, spectator exchanges one with the joker, performer divines month and card Word Play 35
Karl Fulves Dice and Dates three named four-of-a-kinds laid out, spectator choses one with two dice, card and rolled number divined Word Play 36
Karl Fulves Blind Key card chosen from 12-card layout predicted Word Play 37
Karl Fulves The Rank And File chosen red card ends up in black packet and vice versa
- Memory 101
Word Play 38
Karl Fulves Coloratura sixteen cups in three different colors and paper balls of the same colors, random balls put under cups, performer memorizes all Word Play 40
Karl Fulves Shifty two cards selected by performer and spectator match Word Play 41
Karl Fulves Time Of Day mates in clock layout Word Play 44
Karl Fulves Mutus Mnemonic Word Play 44
Karl Fulves Sort By Thought $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills, three each, order memorized by performer Word Play 45
Karl Fulves Not About Counting twelve court cards, one or two removed, performer divines them Word Play 47
Karl Fulves Dice Tracking memorizing string of numbers rolled by dice Word Play 48
Karl Fulves Mechanical Switch Actions are almost identical to an Elmsley Count 52 Memories 30
Karl Fulves Digit Daze memorizing digits Word Play 49
Karl Fulves Ace - Deuce - Blackjack with twelve card packet Word Play 50
Karl Fulves Missing Link card removed from twelve-card packet is divined Word Play 51
Karl Fulves Moe-mentous two cards exchanged in twelve-card packet Word Play 53
Karl Fulves No-Touch Card Location spectator cuts near center and remembers card Word Play 57
Karl Fulves Definition of "Move" Word Play 58
Karl Fulves Moment's Notice Word Play 60
Karl Fulves And Don't Forget... non-card situations for the Word Play memory system Word Play 64
Karl Fulves The Automatic Mind on memory systems, also for ESP cards Word Play 65
Karl Fulves Practitioner practice tips Word Play 67
Karl Fulves Suit Pictures practice tips Word Play 68
Karl Fulves Learn While You Sleep practice tips Word Play 68
Karl Fulves The Even Couple match game problemRelated to Word Play 69
Karl Fulves Final Thoughts Word Play 70
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Ultimate "Even Money" - Improved not all cards are dealtInspired by Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 14
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Two Compatibility Tests first part is Karl Fulves' "Profiling", Gilbreath Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 18
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Omega Suits suit matching Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 28
Justin Higham Jungian Poker five poker hands dealt, spectator peeks at one card from a poker hand, all cards are collected and re-dealt, performer gets winning hand of straight flush consisting of peeked at cardInspired byRelated to Dexterity Manual 31
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves Una-Minds locating chosen symbols in spread of cards Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 222
Nick Trost, Karl Fulves The Almost Perfect ESP Test pair matching Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 239
Bruce Cervon, Karl Fulves Pivot Production The "D" Notes 32
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli), Karl Fulves 17. The Mysterious Force
18. Ruse de Morris Plains
19. The Black Force
cards are shuffled and packet cut off by spectator, this is divided in two piles, number of red in one packet corresponds with number of black cards in other packet, 3 presentations, based on Karl Fulves' "The Dark Force" (Command Colors, p. 14) Penumbra (Issue 11) 5
Michael Weber A Spectator Named Kennedy shuffled deck, spectator apparently deals cards from center while magicians gets a full houseRelated to Penumbra (Issue 11) 7
Lewis Jones The Return of Mental Monte Inspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 132
Roberto Giobbi Climax to an Unexpected Poker Deal Inspired by Secret Agenda (Issue July 15) 211
Woody Aragon Psychic Poker spectator shuffles and deals four hands. magician guesses winning player and predicts winning hand.Inspired by A Book in English 167
Roberto Giobbi The Card in the Mirror of the Mind identity of card is reflected in mirror from blank cardRelated to Confidences 239
Karl Fulves, Allan Ackerman Double Control producing doubles Lessons in Card Mastery 101
Christoph Borer Die Buchseiten-Wanderung two books,chosen page vanishes from printed book and appears in blank book on correct page numberRelated toAlso published here Endlose Möglichkeiten 29
Dr. Stanley Jaks Supersonic Card Prediction several cards on a card stand, selection was predictedVariations The Incredible Dr. Jaks 226
Karl Fulves One-Handed Tilt Get-Ready Close Culls 27
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