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Karl Fulves Turnover Draw two cards chosen by spectator, AH sandwiched and sandwich cut in deck, with cards on either side it forms a Royal Flush, Henry Christ Force handling Deceptive Practices 73
Karl Fulves A Martian Chronicle Deceptive Practices 75
Karl Fulves Mira, Mira Miraskill variations and problems, final pair's condition named Deceptive Practices 76
Karl Fulves Etaoin Shrdlu card divined via messy words typed on typewriterInspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 77
Karl Fulves Witness six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an X on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murdererInspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Deceptive Practices 78
Sam Schwartz Partner in Crime version of "Witness" in which criminal has a partnerInspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 80
Karl Fulves Gnomenclature further commentsRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 84
Karl Fulves Balancing Act - Second Approach further commentsRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 84
Karl Fulves You Go First without adding or taking cards Supplement To Deceptive Practices 85
Karl Fulves Black List without adding or taking cards Supplement To Deceptive Practices 86
Karl Fulves Mirage riffle shuffle, after each matching pair next pair is placed aside unseen, one pile is all red the other all black Supplement To Deceptive Practices 87
Karl Fulves Witness further commentsRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 88
Karl Fulves Etaoin Shrdlu further ideasRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 88
Karl Fulves Transpo of Power transferring rubber band from one group of cards to anotherRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 90
Karl Fulves Transfer Routine card travels from sandwich to sandwich with one rubber banded Supplement To Deceptive Practices 91
Karl Fulves Transfer Routine II substitution trunk routine with two cases, queens, kings and rubber band, no handling details Supplement To Deceptive Practices 92
Karl Fulves Reverse Power reversing one or more cards in rubber banded packet Supplement To Deceptive Practices 92
Karl Fulves Typecast word list printed from automatic typewriter with memory, chosen word predictedRelated to Typecast 93
Karl Fulves White Out spectator type something in typewriter without typing ribbon, duplicated by performer Typecast 98
Karl Fulves Pitch Control explaining a setting for typewriters Typecast 99
Karl Fulves Scared Sacred 50/50 word prediction with typewriter Typecast 99
Karl Fulves Number Force number from one to ten forced with typewriter Typecast 101
Karl Fulves Moving Marker one of five cards selected, predicted in memory function of typewriter Typecast 102
Karl Fulves Smiley Faces Typecast 105
Karl Fulves Fax To The Future one of five smiley faced predicted, typewriter has predicted it in memory function Typecast 105
Karl Fulves Digital Dating one of five choices predicted with typewriter Typecast 107
Karl Fulves Other Possibilities with automatic typewriter Typecast 107
Thomas Alan Waters Albertest prediction of a word is written and signed by performer and finally put in the book, first published in "New Invocation" No. 54, 1989Inspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Magazine Miscellanea) 443
Ernest Earick The Case of the Inconstant Player adjusting five player stack if up to three leave or two arriveRelated to By Forces Unseen 192
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Center Control getting angle jog from step By Forces Unseen 160
Scott Robinson Riding the Wave mentally selected card is found reversed in the deck, three different handlingsRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 47) 842
Karl Fulves Introduction The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Issue )
Karl Fulves Day One date chosen by choosing some face-up and face-down cards from grid layout, looked up in diary, card noted there predicted, tapestry Crooked Tales 35
Karl Fulves Triumph With Math tapestry layout and foldover Crooked Tales 39
Karl Fulves Foldover Notes Related to Crooked Tales 40
Karl Fulves Techni-Trap duplicate sandwich card, also with odd-backed sandwich cards Crooked Tales 41
Karl Fulves Trapped By Strangers odd-backed sandwich cards Crooked Tales 43
Karl Fulves Strangers Call odd-backed sandwich cards, two selections Crooked Tales 45
Marty Kane Simplex Lie Speller Variations Facsimile (Issue 2) 32
Karl Fulves Rome and Juliet Theme making drawing over two cards, presentation idea Crooked Tales 46
Karl Fulves In Captivity signed card trapped by odd-backed sandwich cards, then the sandwich cards have regular back and selection an odd back Crooked Tales 47
Karl Fulves Red Square guessing color of next card, spectator has chance score, performer all correct Crooked Tales 51
Karl Fulves Dextral Draw spectator thinks of card in five-card-packet Crooked Tales 53
Karl Fulves Odd Number Theory five odd-valued cards, one thought of and performer removes four cards from pocket that are missing thought-of card to complete straight flush Crooked Tales 54
Karl Fulves Isolation Add packet a bit isolated during add on Crooked Tales 56
Karl Fulves Isolationist Poker five random card change into 5 (!) kings Crooked Tales 58
Karl Fulves Remember This shuffled deck apparently memorized, one riffle shuffle, performer checks and then names cards at 3 different positions, "Spread Correction"Inspired by Crooked Tales 59
Karl Fulves Cutting Corners two decks, pocketed by performer and spectator, each removes a card, corners torn off, rest exchanged in decks, cards and corners matchInspired by Crooked Tales 64
Dr. Stanley Jaks, Karl Fulves Jaks Two Deck Trick commentary by FulvesRelated to Crooked Tales 65
Karl Fulves Escapist king and queen packets, a card travels over Crooked Tales 66
Karl Fulves Astral Aces four odd-backed aces cut into deck, suddenly they're together in deck, they change into 5-card royal flush Crooked Tales 68
Karl Fulves Sub Text dealing procedure with cut-off part of envelope resulting in a card transposing with a card inside envelope part à la sub trunk, posed as problem, Tantalizer Crooked Tales 70
Karl Fulves No Pre-set four random cards, one turns over, it changes into selection Crooked Tales 71
Karl Fulves Add-On Reverse strip-out addition in which added cards are reversedRelated to Crooked Tales 71
Karl Fulves Up & About two cards selected and lost, then four random cards indicated, two of them change into selections Crooked Tales 72
Karl Fulves Alpha Matrix 6x5 grid of cards, rows and columns selected via values from other deck until 1 card remains, it's odd-backed Crooked Tales 73
Karl Fulves Matrix Notes Crooked Tales 74
Karl Fulves Unthought cards chosen by spectator in 4x4 layout find color-matches, other cards don't Crooked Tales 76
Karl Fulves Unpaired Poker value matchings in 4x4 layout Crooked Tales 77
Karl Fulves Erdnase's Envelope signed cards, in nested envelope is odd-backed prediction which then has signature Crooked Tales 78
Karl Fulves Bottom Deal Load loading card under envelopeRelated to Crooked Tales 80
Karl Fulves Thelma Thelma & Louise story trick with QC and QS and "stolen" diamonds Crooked Tales 82
Karl Fulves Jury Rigged card to cereal box, "cereal killer" patterRelated to Crooked Tales 84
Karl Fulves Covered Top Palm second from top, "Nottop Palm"Related to Crooked Tales 84
Karl Fulves Add-On Move very short bibliography for Vernon's move Crooked Tales 72
Karl Fulves Gambler's Switch Method simplified "Jury Rigged", card to cereal boxRelated to Crooked Tales 86
Karl Fulves Pendax one of five cards selected is divined, marks for long distance reading, three marking methods Crooked Tales 87
Karl Fulves Top Secret aces lost via tabled shuffles without crimps, then back on top Crooked Tales 90
Karl Fulves Red/Black Shuffles red-black order which unmixes with faro combination, posed as problem Crooked Tales 95
Karl Fulves Trapper Keeper two cards reversed at end that sandwich selection Crooked Tales 96
Karl Fulves Speed Counts clocking with stacked deck, posed as problem Crooked Tales 98
Karl Fulves Sub Plot card in case transposes with sandwich card in deck, "Sub Trunk Info", two methodsInspired by Crooked Tales 99
Karl Fulves Transpo Info credit information on "double cut used in conjunction with a transposition effect" Crooked Tales 101
Karl Fulves Vertical Addition deck held verticallyInspired by Crooked Tales 102
Karl Fulves Mitts card to glove Crooked Tales 102
Karl Fulves Who Calls? face-up/face-down mixed cards called to medium over phone who then names selection Crooked Tales 105
Karl Fulves Jonah & Jaws card placed in rubber banded deck vanishes and is brought in from waiter, card shoots away secretly Crooked Tales 106
Karl Fulves Auto Predict application of "Self Cutting Deck" problem to business card prophecy predictionRelated to Crooked Tales 108
Karl Fulves Repossessed Inspired by Crooked Tales 110
Karl Fulves Black Widow background notes on effectRelated to Crooked Tales 111
Karl Fulves Transport Palm from deck to wallet Crooked Tales 112
Karl Fulves Hofzinser's Wallet odd-backed aces from wallet placed on deck, one changes into signed selection (now odd-backed) Crooked Tales 114
Karl Fulves Count & Aces false count when removing from wallet one by oneInspired by
  • "Short Count" (S-C Contemporary Money Magic, 1985, p. 43)
Crooked Tales 115
Karl Fulves Logical Links starting and ending position is logical and what comes in between falls under the radarRelated to Crooked Tales 116
Karl Fulves Interior Logic explanation of term Crooked Tales 117
Karl Fulves Transgression Pass "false-false cut", interrupted Crooked Tales 118
Karl Fulves Open Ended with transposition angleInspired by Crooked Tales 119
Philip T. Goldstein, Karl Fulves Yada pack with ten arrow cardsInspired by Thabbatical 59
Karl Fulves Double Lift from Center Related to Crooked Tales 120
Philip T. Goldstein Duprediction arrangement of symbol cards predictedInspired by Thabbatical 62
Karl Fulves, Dai Vernon Devious Inspired by Crooked Tales 121
Philip T. Goldstein Duplex alphabet cardsInspired by Thabbatical 67
Philip T. Goldstein Dupacetic four cards of each suitInspired by Thabbatical 69
Karl Fulves Parallel Offset automatic rear jog claim Crooked Tales 123
Philip T. Goldstein Duploma spectator removes Ace through Five in some order, performer matches the orderInspired by Thabbatical 71
Karl Fulves Pile-Up 6-card pyramid layout, top card switch consecutively downwards to base, total of bottom row predicted "with reasonable accuracy", inspired by Drop Case carnival con game Crooked Tales 124
Karl Fulves Passe Partout after seemingly fair cut & shuffle procedure spectator ends up with some face-up cards, this number is used to count down in second odd-backed deck, there is a card from first deck and its duplicate is found in original deckRelated to Crooked Tales 127
Karl Fulves Passe Part Two notes on Passe Partout, like retaining a stackRelated to Crooked Tales 128
Karl Fulves Overload variation of Vernon Strip-Out Addition Crooked Tales 129
Karl Fulves Top and Bottom Keys getting known cards to top and bottom Crooked Tales 121
Philip T. Goldstein, Karl Fulves Menu Pause price of imaginary dinner predicted, inspired by Fulves' "Soup to Nuts" (Self-Working Paper Magic) Thabbatical 126
Bob Farmer The Game of 31 Ace through Six on table, numbers added until in turn until 31 is reached, performer always winsRelated to Beat 'em, Cheat 'em, Leave 'em Bleedin' 18
Alex Elmsley Deck Preparation for Faro Shuffles sanding cornersRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 295
Alex Elmsley The Restacking Pack stack whose value distribution is not affected by faro shufflesRelated toVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 309
Karl Fulves Psychology 101 on spectators who wouldn't suspend disbelieve Crooked Tales 4
Karl Fulves You, Babe after counting procedure with birthday a card with value Nine is selected, ninth item on a list matches spectator in humorous wayRelated to
  • The Chronicles #32, Rigmarole #2, Verbatim #2
Crooked Tales 5
Karl Fulves One Of Us Is Lying counting location Crooked Tales 6
Karl Fulves DU/Process thirteen-card packet distributed via down/under deal, two four-of-a-kinds and a royal flush come out Crooked Tales 7
Karl Fulves Sacked deck sprung into paper bag and cards removed singly unter stopped, that card matches predictionRelated to Crooked Tales 8
Karl Fulves Sacked Notes multiple cards variation of "Sacked", problem of having named card in paper back with odd backRelated to Crooked Tales 12
Karl Fulves Centralism black aces put on piles, AS is on pile it is not expected and AC between red aces Crooked Tales 13
Karl Fulves Center Pull-Out Related to Crooked Tales 13
Karl Fulves Practicing Push-Off Count see box Crooked Tales 14
Karl Fulves Strip Search paper strip folded and cut into deck and used to locate selection when pulledRelated to Crooked Tales 15
Karl Fulves Power Eject packet moves out of banded deck, mate foundRelated to Crooked Tales 18
Karl Fulves Cleaver performer removes red and black cards, performer forms two packets behind back with same number of reds and blacks each Crooked Tales 21
Karl Fulves No Fidget Add handling of the Vernon Strip-Out Addition Crooked Tales 22
Karl Fulves Bug Holdout Load bug holdout below table Crooked Tales 23
Karl Fulves X's Are Aces four random cards are openly stacked for two and then become aces when dealt Crooked Tales 24
Karl Fulves Blue Moon blackjacks chosen despite random cuts and then counting to twenty-sixth card, spectator's blackjack changes back color Crooked Tales 25
Karl Fulves Double Time riffle shuffle control, shuffled and two piles formed and top cards named Crooked Tales 28
Karl Fulves Sandbagged blue- and red-backed deck sprung in paper bag and shaken, performer then reaches in an produces one color until all are separatedInspired byRelated to Crooked Tales 31
Karl Fulves Psychic Self Crooked Tales 33
Karl Fulves Psychic Triumph weird procedure, 2-step revelation, first all face-down, then selection Crooked Tales 34
Karl Fulves Casino Cheating anecdote Setting Up Exercises 49
Karl Fulves Thumb Tips Setting Up Exercises 51
Karl Fulves Drop Offs chapter 6 intro Setting Up Exercises 52
Karl Fulves Cardboard Shuffle #4 exercise with card case, tape recorder suggestion for sound control Setting Up Exercises 52
Karl Fulves Quick Release drop off exercise, with additional "Conditions" Setting Up Exercises 54
Karl Fulves Larger Blocks drop off exercise Setting Up Exercises 57
Karl Fulves Blackjack For Three riffle stacking Setting Up Exercises 59
Karl Fulves The Poker Cheat three card stacking with short-cutInspired by Setting Up Exercises 61
Karl Fulves It Won't Work on the nature of riffle shuffle work Setting Up Exercises 62
Karl Fulves Two Card Stud riffle shuffle handling of Bruce Elliott overhand shuffle effect Setting Up Exercises 63
Karl Fulves Running Up Three with note by Judson Cameron from "Cheating At Bridge" (1933) Setting Up Exercises 64
Karl Fulves, Jack Merlin Running Up Four "The first appearance in the magical literature of a four-card run-up was Jack Merlin's"Related to Setting Up Exercises 65
Purvis W. Miller, Karl Fulves Miller Lite running up two poker hands, "See also The Downs-McGuire Letters."Inspired by Setting Up Exercises 67
Karl Fulves Pre-Established Breaks chapter 7 intro Setting Up Exercises 69
Karl Fulves Pick Ups - Inside Pick-Up
- Center Pick Up
- Outside Pick Up
- Technical Points
- Double Pick Up
- 3- and 4-Card Pick-Ups
- Mastering Pick-Ups
Setting Up Exercises 69
Karl Fulves Pick-Up Poker stacking with pick-up technique Setting Up Exercises 72
Karl Fulves Multiple Breaks - The Triple Break
- Mastering Triple Breaks
- Large Blocks
Setting Up Exercises 73
Karl Fulves Rock 'n Riffle riffling with fingers and transferring break to thumb Setting Up Exercises 76
Karl Fulves Double Break actually page 76A Setting Up Exercises 76
Karl Fulves Heavyset holding back large blocks Setting Up Exercises 77
Karl Fulves Center Breaks Setting Up Exercises 78
Karl Fulves Three?Four?Five? "quick one-shuffle run-up that can be used for any number of hands" Setting Up Exercises 79
Karl Fulves Bottom Breaks Setting Up Exercises 80
Karl Fulves Break Offs hit double lift applied to riffle shuffle break techniqueInspired by Setting Up Exercises 81
Karl Fulves Practicing Break Offs without a table Setting Up Exercises 82
Karl Fulves Speed Stacking Inspired by Setting Up Exercises 83
Karl Fulves More Shuffle Controls chapter 8 intro Setting Up Exercises 85
Karl Fulves Re-Riffle "easy way to correct an error" Setting Up Exercises 85
Darwin Ortiz Bottom Deal Load loading card under walletRelated to Cardshark 72
Karl Fulves Stripper Controls Related to Setting Up Exercises 86
Karl Fulves Equal Riffle on the timing of riffling both packets Setting Up Exercises 87
Karl Fulves Crimp Work short comment Setting Up Exercises 87
Karl Fulves Cheat Shuffle simplification Setting Up Exercises 87
Karl Fulves Putting Up Threes with slick aces, illustrated Maskelyne's textInspired by
  • "Sharps and Flats" (1894)
Setting Up Exercises 89
Karl Fulves Double Duke In One Setting Up Exercises 91
Karl Fulves Faro Riffle Shuffle Setting Up Exercises 92
Karl Fulves Under Tension Setting Up Exercises 94
Karl Fulves Perfect Riffle Shuffle actual riffle shuffle, includes banded deck exercise Setting Up Exercises 96
Karl Fulves Zarrow Faro Shuffle partial faro under cover blocksInspired by Setting Up Exercises 100
Karl Fulves Non Fiction chapter 9 intro Setting Up Exercises 102
Karl Fulves Securing Threes cull-stack combination
- The Underlying System
- Adjustments
Setting Up Exercises 102
Karl Fulves Prelude music analogy Setting Up Exercises 107
Karl Fulves Much Into Little exercise for one-shuffle riffle stack Setting Up Exercises 109
Karl Fulves Red-Blue Timing player joins game, restacking problem, with exercise with odd-backed cards Setting Up Exercises 110
Darwin Ortiz From the Cellar bottom deal demonstration with sucker elementRelated to Cardshark 175
Karl Fulves Prediction Deal New Card Control Systems 80
Karl Fulves Introduction Self-Working Close-up Card Magic
Karl Fulves Openers chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 1
Karl Fulves, Aldo Colombini Magic by Design No. 1, design chosen from chart, triangle, rubber banded deck animates into triangle configuration Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 1
Karl Fulves Addition to Blockbuster No. 1 New Card Control Systems 63
John Scarne, Bill Simon, Karl Fulves True Colors No. 2, cards shuffled face-up/face-down, all of one color face-up, except two selections Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 3
Karl Fulves Additions to "Last Word" Technique New Card Control Systems 68
Karl Fulves The Almanac Deck No. 7, talking about twelve months, fifty-two weeks, and so on, card spelled to in the end with phrase "daylight saving" Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 12
Karl Fulves Crime Does not Pay chapter intro on detective themed card tricks Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 15
Karl Fulves Another Word on "Last Word" overhand New Card Control Systems 60
Karl Fulves The Three Burglars No. 9, updated version with a coin Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 15
Karl Fulves The Three - Er, Four King Deal stacking two hands, overhand New Card Control Systems 62
Karl Fulves, Stewart James Go to Jail No. 11, two cards, one found by detective card, the other travels between two detective cards into case Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 18
Karl Fulves Pack of Lies No. 12, three red and black cards, spectators with red cards tell the truth, performer finds out who hides the Ace of DiamondsAlso published here Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 20
Karl Fulves Memory Tricks chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 22
Karl Fulves Super Count No. 13, clocking with only ten cards Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 22
Karl Fulves Mind Mirror No. 15, card from a third is removed after performer memorized the pile, he names missing card, key card placement after riffle shuffle Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 25
Karl Fulves, Bob King The Memory Expert No. 16, number thought of, card at this position remembered, cut, performer memorizes deck, new position of selection named and card at original position as well Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 27
Karl Fulves The Four Aces chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 29
Karl Fulves Tap Reverse No. 18, card chosen and tapped on deck, an Ace turns over and the selection is also an Ace, repeated Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 32
Karl Fulves Dealer's Choice No. 20, eight-card poker with Kings and Aces, performer gets Aces Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 35
Karl Fulves No-Clue Discoveries chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 38
Karl Fulves Gambling Tricks chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 48
Karl Fulves, Stewart James Beat the Cheat No. 26, stacking apparently explained but Aces end up in another hand Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 48
Karl Fulves Added Notes added to revised addition (ca. 1995?) Shuffle Off 17
Derek Dingle, Karl Fulves The Lazy Gambler No. 29, spectator cuts and two poker hands are dealt out, performer's cards are face-up and the Royal Flush Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 52
Karl Fulves The Wizard of Odds No. 31, nine cards used for "three-card poker", hand with Ace of Spades wins, includes spelling of names, inspired by the Copperfield/Steinmeyer television trick Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 55
Karl Fulves Gimmicked Cards chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 58
Karl Fulves Mona Lisa No. 32, King of Spades changes into Queen of HeartsInspired by Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 58
Karl Fulves Missing Corner Glide corner missing for self-working glide Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 61
Clayton Rawson, Karl Fulves Simon Says No. 34, five cards each, spectator cannot follow Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 64
Karl Fulves The Three-Jacks Deal chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 75
Karl Fulves, Walter B. Gibson Progressive Poker No. 41, multiple deal-outs with various hands Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 80
Karl Fulves Novelty Card Tricks chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 82
John Scarne, Karl Fulves Spell Purple No. 42, red or black spelled and a card of that color comes up, finished with purple and purple is written on the card, or it is inked in purple Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 82
Karl Fulves A Word in Thousands No. 45, this book is a force-book with "has" as every fifth word at the start of each chapterRelated to Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 87
Karl Fulves Rising-Card Tricks chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 90
Karl Fulves The Color-Changing Deck chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 102
Bill Simon, William P. Miesel, Karl Fulves The Forgetful Gambler No. 54, deck shuffled face-up/face-down, they right themselves except for Royal Flush, rest of deck changes back color Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 107
Karl Fulves 52-Card Monte No. 55, gag presentation with two single cards and rest of deck as third card, color changing deck kickerAlso published here Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 111
Karl Fulves Guessing the Colors chapter intro Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 114
Karl Fulves Out of This World No. 56, handling with glasses and cardboard dividers Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 114
Karl Fulves Before The Shuffle chapter 1 intro, on Fulves' background in riffle shuffle work Setting Up Exercises 1
Karl Fulves Practice Is Perfect on practicing Setting Up Exercises 2
Karl Fulves What This Is Not pseudo/fake vs. real methods, brief explanation of stacking with transfer cuts Setting Up Exercises 2
Karl Fulves Tells All tells in riffle shuffle work Setting Up Exercises 3
Karl Fulves In Conclusion Setting Up Exercises 4
Karl Fulves Terms of Engagement chapter 2 intro, on practicing riffle shuffle work, surface, consistency, ... Setting Up Exercises 5
Karl Fulves The standard grip Setting Up Exercises 7
Karl Fulves Refinements Setting Up Exercises 8
Karl Fulves Cardboard Shuffle #1 exercise Setting Up Exercises 10
Karl Fulves Stretch Test exercise with rubber band Setting Up Exercises 11
Karl Fulves Not By The Book chapter 3 intro Setting Up Exercises 12
Karl Fulves Fake Poker three Aces on top, 4th Ace randomly placed in second hand and dropped on top, one riffle shuffle, performer gets four aces when dealt for two Setting Up Exercises 13
Karl Fulves 5 As 5 Count as Stacking Related to Setting Up Exercises 13
Darwin Ortiz Against all Odds spectator puts card in correct position in new pack orderRelated to Cardshark 20
Karl Fulves Four In One four-of-a-kind on top, one riffle shuffle to stack for 4 players, with false dealing Setting Up Exercises 15
Karl Fulves Paradox Poker performer stacks 4 royal flush cards for 4 players, spectator distributes hole cards and completes royal flush, fake stacking Setting Up Exercises 16
Karl Fulves Hold Backs chapter 4 intro Setting Up Exercises 19
Karl Fulves Hold One exercise Setting Up Exercises 19
Karl Fulves Holding Back Two exercise Setting Up Exercises 20
Karl Fulves Conditions application for tabled double lift with further exercisesRelated to Setting Up Exercises 21
Darwin Ortiz Blockbuster Related to Cardshark 49
Karl Fulves Holding Back Three exercise Setting Up Exercises 22
Karl Fulves Mix Up exercise Setting Up Exercises 22
Karl Fulves Holding Back Four exercise Setting Up Exercises 23
Karl Fulves Don't Let The Left Hand... exercise Setting Up Exercises 24
Karl Fulves Hands Together exercise Setting Up Exercises 24
Karl Fulves Same But Different exercise Setting Up Exercises 24
Karl Fulves Flat Stax exercise with hold-backs and slip cuts Setting Up Exercises 24
Karl Fulves Accelerated Aces exercise with hold-backs and second deal Setting Up Exercises 26
Karl Fulves Cardboard Shuffle #2 exercise with card case and deck Setting Up Exercises 27
Karl Fulves ReStackJack jacks stacked for four-handed game, restacking for three players Setting Up Exercises 28
Karl Fulves A Glassic Test exercise, stacking with halves on top of glasses Setting Up Exercises 29
Karl Fulves Clipped Blocks stacking exercise for thick block hold-backs using paper clips Setting Up Exercises 31
Karl Fulves Bottom Hold stacking from the bottom Setting Up Exercises 32
Karl Fulves The Even Riffle chapter 5 intro, on riffle faro (real riffling) stacking, center stacking Setting Up Exercises 33
Karl Fulves Primitive Trap shuffling a card between sandwich cards Setting Up Exercises 35
Karl Fulves Not So Primitive even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 35
Karl Fulves Faro Fallacy cutting in half easier than cutting at twenty-six Setting Up Exercises 36
Karl Fulves Even Riffling even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 36
Karl Fulves Unbalanced Packets even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 37
Karl Fulves Lift Off even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 39
Karl Fulves Triple Trap even riffle exercise for interlacing top three cards Setting Up Exercises 39
Karl Fulves Evenly Uneven comments on even riffle shuffling Setting Up Exercises 40
Karl Fulves Same Time... even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 41
Karl Fulves ...Same Place even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 41
Karl Fulves At The Top even riffle exercise Setting Up Exercises 42
Karl Fulves Riffle Stab stabbing a card in deck while riffling it on table with other hand, real estimation, see page 97 for more commentsInspired by Setting Up Exercises 43
Karl Fulves Why It Doesn't Work commentary on even riffle shuffling Setting Up Exercises 44
Karl Fulves Cardboard Shuffle #3 cardboard gimmick to practice low lift shuffles Setting Up Exercises 45
Karl Fulves Timed Release partial table faro at top Setting Up Exercises 47
Karl Fulves 3 Aces 4 Hands 1 Shuffle Setting Up Exercises 49
Karl Fulves Card Rise Notes credit information on rise with first finger on top while pinky secretly pushes card upRelated to New Card Rises 50
Ariel Frailich Resolution two methods for Aviator Aces problem, named ace rises out of boxInspired by New Card Rises 51
Karl Fulves Open Ended open prediction vs. stop trick 13 Prophets 60
Ariel Frailich Information on Pinky Rise seen done by Ger Copper around 1977-79Related to New Card Rises 53
Karl Fulves Thot Lock signed card from red deck pops out of rubber-banded blue deck, Impromptu Haunted Deck New Card Rises 54
Karl Fulves Interceptor card jumps out of red deck into center of blue deck between two signed cards, Impromptu Haunted Deck New Card Rises 57
Karl Fulves Subternatural New Card Rises 59
Karl Fulves Rise as Addition New Card Rises 61
Karl Fulves Notes on "An Impromptu Rising Card Effect" Inspired by New Card Rises 62
Paul Harris Improv Nightshades glasses drawn on bill moveRelated to The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue New Stuff) 31
Karl Fulves Omega Count The Minotaur (Vol. 8, No. 2) 8
Karl Fulves Scarne's Secret intro about Scarne's riffle culling and on the nature of riffle shuffle work with analogies Blocking Off 1
Karl Fulves Stop & Think comments on psychological forces in which cards are riffled before spectator's eyesRelated to Blocking Off 6
Karl Fulves Remotely Possible spectator thinks of odd-backed card, ungaffed, psychological forceInspired by Blocking Off 10
Karl Fulves Psychological Riffle Force Handling injogged card as short card Blocking Off 11
Karl Fulves Thoughts Of Others card written down by a spectator is though of during riffling by other spectator, O'Connor's Instanto PackRelated to Blocking Off 11
Karl Fulves Notes on psychological riffle forceRelated to Blocking Off 13
Karl Fulves Riffle Glimpse chapter intro Blocking Off 14
Karl Fulves Reflex Action reading exercise Blocking Off 15
Karl Fulves Color Fast glimpsing odd-colored card in packet, riffle glimpse exercise Blocking Off 15
Karl Fulves Color Double riffle glimpse exercise, Telltale Color with two cards
- Conditions (additional exercises)
Inspired by Blocking Off 16
Karl Fulves Two Handed Glimpse riffle glimpse exercise with either hand Blocking Off 18
Karl Fulves How Fast? discussion of speed of riffling with analogies from movies Blocking Off 19
Karl Fulves Random Stop glimpsing selection next to key card during riffle shuffle Blocking Off 22
Karl Fulves Stop Order riffle glimpse exercise Blocking Off 23
Karl Fulves Concluding Notes on riffle glimpse Blocking Off 24
Karl Fulves Sizing Up Breaks chapter intro Blocking Off 25
Karl Fulves Tossing Quarters corner torn off and tossed next to selection (with missing corner) in deck Blocking Off 25
Karl Fulves Lifting at Corner Short without riffling Blocking Off 27
Karl Fulves How Small A Break? exercises Blocking Off 27
Karl Fulves Royal Reunion index corner from a J, Q and K torn off, performer tosses each corner in deck next to its counterpart Blocking Off 30
Karl Fulves Side Effects gaffed deck with various shortened cards, cutting to any card of tabled deckRelated to Blocking Off 32
Karl Fulves Fourthcoming with named four-of-a-kind, using Side Effects Deck Blocking Off 36
Karl Fulves Named Stranger Triumph named card has different back, using Side Effects DeckRelated to Blocking Off 38
Karl Fulves The Shallow Cut solutions if the named card is near the top or bottom and it should be brought to top with tabled riffle shuffle, using Side Effects Deck Blocking Off 41
Karl Fulves Simple Stebbins using Side Effects Deck with Si Stebbins set-upRelated to Blocking Off 44
Karl Fulves Cheat Deck card thought (one person suit, another value), stacked and five cards corner shorted Blocking Off 47
Karl Fulves, John Scarne Blocking Off "This principle, invented by John Scarne, is called blocking off."
- Blocking Off Defined
- Blocking Off
- Parallel Offset
- Conditions
- Right Side Glimpse
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Karl Fulves Stop Sign cards turned up until previously named card is reached, its value counted down to find spectator's selection Blocking Off 57
Michael Close, Allan Ackerman The Invisible Deck ungaffed, memorized deckRelated toVariations Workers Number 5 138
Karl Fulves More Blocking Controls chapter intro Blocking Off 59
Karl Fulves Angled Square-Up Blocking Off 60
Karl Fulves Reverse Step Blocking Off 61
Karl Fulves Two Step blocking off two cards in one shuffle Blocking Off 61
Karl Fulves Two By Four shuffled deck, performer shuffles and cuts three piles, then names bottom cards, then new bottom cards are aces Blocking Off 62
Karl Fulves Advanced Placement Blocking Off 64
Karl Fulves Blocking The Aces exercise for riffle culling Blocking Off 65
Karl Fulves Mastering The Riffle Stop exercises for riffle culling Blocking Off 67
Karl Fulves Blocking Out X Blocking Off 69
Karl Fulves Not Here what to do when wanted card was not glimpsed in riffle culling Blocking Off 71
Karl Fulves Open Handed Blocking Off 72
Karl Fulves Royalist royal flush stacking plot, posed as problem Blocking Off 75
Karl Fulves In-Line Breaks Blocking Off 76
Karl Fulves Peripherals riffle cull exercise with odd-backed card Blocking Off 77
Karl Fulves Applications chapter intro Blocking Off 78
Karl Fulves No Contact Location spectator cuts and remembers face card, dealt into four pilesRelated to Blocking Off 79
Karl Fulves Stand-Up Maneuvers comment Blocking Off 80
Karl Fulves Your Card Mine spectator choses card for performer and vice versa, they then divine each other's card Blocking Off 81
Karl Fulves End Tap Blocking Off 82
Karl Fulves Beginners Only card chosen via cut/deal procedure and shuffled back is located by stabbing card next to it Blocking Off 83
Karl Fulves Across the Table Glimpse during riffle shuffle, shallow angle Blocking Off 83
Karl Fulves Self-Force spectator forces card on himself Blocking Off 84
Karl Fulves M & M "manipulative & mathematical", one spectator thinks of card in eight-card group, faros Blocking Off 86
Karl Fulves The Value of X spectator stops at another spectator's selection during deal Blocking Off 89
Karl Fulves Multitudinous spectator cuts to three 9s and shows them to different spectators, they all see the 9 of Spades which is then removed from wallet Blocking Off 90
Karl Fulves Tabled Multiple Lift set up via blocking off Blocking Off 90
Karl Fulves Lost, Found performer cuts to two fairly chosen and lost cards Blocking Off 92
Karl Fulves Gemini Twins Key Placement out of hands Blocking Off 92
Karl Fulves Ten Tricks chapter intro Blocking Off 94
Karl Fulves Pat Hand Pete performer cuts at a pair in shuffled deck to complete a full house Blocking Off 94
Karl Fulves Krypto card in shuffled deck above a card with marked back is named by performer via x-ray Blocking Off 95
Karl Fulves Trifecta after cutting and dealing three jacks are on top of three piles, re-dealing Blocking Off 96
Karl Fulves Well Spelt impromptu speller, performer cuts off a packet and spells a card, it's the last card Blocking Off 98
Karl Fulves Spell Re-Tell two cards spelled to from shuffled deck Blocking Off 99
Karl Fulves The Block Trap card named, it appears between two red aces on deck and has odd back Blocking Off 100
Karl Fulves Interzone any card named, packet cut off by performer and named card is left after under/down procedure, riffle shuffle placement Blocking Off 102
Karl Fulves A Note On Timing releasing cards during riffle shuffle, exercise Blocking Off 104
Karl Fulves Fork Lift stabbing with fork into deck Blocking Off 105
Karl Fulves Return To Base aces lost, then shown together at bottom Blocking Off 106
Karl Fulves Center To Center stacking challenge, posed as problemRelated to Blocking Off 109
Karl Fulves No Breaks chapter intro Blocking Off 110
Karl Fulves Shuffle Crimp riffle cull with crimpRelated to Blocking Off 110
Karl Fulves On Crimp Work general comments Blocking Off 113
Karl Fulves The Dome con game in which Aces are dealt and if first two are of different color, player wins Blocking Off 114
Karl Fulves Thickset four cards glued together Blocking Off 116
Karl Fulves Short End short card as key Blocking Off 118
Karl Fulves No-Break Cull using thick or short card Blocking Off 119
Karl Fulves Topped Gaff gaff in which short card is glued inside thick card Blocking Off 121
Karl Fulves Cull-Stock Notes chapter intro Blocking Off 122
Karl Fulves Color Cull exercise, culling 5 red cards to bottom Blocking Off 123
Karl Fulves Cull To The Top Blocking Off 124
Karl Fulves Royal Cull two pair or better riffle culled Blocking Off 125
Karl Fulves A Quick Pair riffle culling a pair, including "Tips On The Handling" Blocking Off 126
Karl Fulves Four Of A Kind problems with riffle culling four-of-a-kind Blocking Off 131
Karl Fulves The Edge edge marked cards and riffle culling Blocking Off 132
Karl Fulves Cool Hand Duke cull stack
- No Kings In Packet
- One King In Packet
- Two Kings In Packet
- Three Kings In Packet
- The Routine
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