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Karl Fulves Inter Alia new pack order, isolated card placed in deck where spectator cut, it's in its numerical positionRelated to Lost Vampire Secrets 189
Karl Fulves Hunt To Kill two piles, red and black, one card moved from one pile to other and vice versa, position determined by die, exchanged cards are instantly sandwiched Lost Vampire Secrets 192
Karl Fulves Night Flight cardboard piece rides along as spread is flipped over on table, in center selection rises out sideways, for credit information see p. 139BRelated to Lost Vampire Secrets 194
Karl Fulves True Colors five cards in envelopes, one selected, its card changes into vampire card Lost Vampire Secrets 201
Karl Fulves Chance By Choice two cards selected from packet, one changes into vampire card and other travels to envelope Lost Vampire Secrets 203
Karl Fulves Pulse Stopping with small skull that is produced afterwards Lost Vampire Secrets 159
Karl Fulves High Stakes square layout with four Jokers and four Jacks, values are spelt and object moved from card to card, spectator always ends on a jackRelated to Lost Vampire Secrets 206
Karl Fulves The Good Book four jacks sticking out of book, numbers called an added, one of the jacks suddenly is at this page number Lost Vampire Secrets 209
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) The Ravelli Pop-out Related to Card College - Volume 4 1024
Karl Fulves Add-a-Number Pad Handling Lost Vampire Secrets 209
Karl Fulves Covered Elmsley Count cards sticking out of book during count Lost Vampire Secrets 210
Karl Fulves Over Exposed four queens in envelope, 2 card selected, those turn over and become blank Lost Vampire Secrets 212
Karl Fulves Strange Gods basically the backs of two cards with different-colored backs transpose Lost Vampire Secrets 215
Karl Fulves Fade Out card changes gradually, front and back Lost Vampire Secrets 218
Karl Fulves The Apparatus listing of gaffs that came with deluxe edition Lost Vampire Secrets 224
Roy Walton, Fred Kaps The Kaps Switch Related to Card College - Volume 4 816
Gerry Scharnböck Sprung deck bound by rubber band, card pops out at right angleRelated toVariations Concertos for Pasteboard 49
Karl Fulves Swindle Stab two jokers sandwich 2 selection one at a timeInspired by The Magic Thrust 13
Karl Fulves Stab At Nothing two jokers thrust into deck by spectator, not near the two selections, third joker appears next to selection, one of the jokers changes into selection The Magic Thrust 15
Karl Fulves X Finds X card marked on back lost, another card marked on back is stabbed in deck next to itself, it transposed with other card The Magic Thrust 18
Michael Skinner, Karl Fulves Hands & Table Double Cut The Magic Thrust 19
Karl Fulves Negative Thrust two selections in deck, deck in glass, joker inserted halfway, covered with handkerchief, then one selection is outjogged and joker in deck next to other selection, metamorphosis presentation The Magic Thrust 22
Karl Fulves Timed To Trap two cards reversed together in middle, card chosen, instantly sandwiched, sandwiched card is forced The Magic Thrust 23
Karl Fulves Future Thrust reversed card at beginning changes into later selection The Magic Thrust 25
Karl Fulves Crayola odd-backed joker changes into selection and back, posed as problem The Magic Thrust 28
Karl Fulves Stabbed By Memory two cards next to stabbed in joker remembered, one found by stabbing, joker put in wallet, then is back in deck next to other selection and in wallet is first selection The Magic Thrust 29
Karl Fulves, Tom Sellers Sellers Force Gimmick for two cards The Magic Thrust 30
Karl Fulves A Day Late half card pops out next to selection The Magic Thrust 32
Karl Fulves Popgun odd-backed joker in deck, selection pops out next to joker, backs transpose The Magic Thrust 34
Karl Fulves Ettevo first selection pops out, second selection travels to wallet The Magic Thrust 36
Karl Fulves Reverse Master Move Force bottom slip cut The Magic Thrust 36
Karl Fulves Sightless Stab joker tossed into banded deck underneath cardboard next to selectionRelated to The Magic Thrust 39
Karl Fulves, Joseph K. Schmidt Impromtpu Haunted Deck The Magic Thrust 40
Karl Fulves Nabbed In The Back two decks, backs of two cards transpose The Magic Thrust 42
Simon Aronson Euph-oracle (an Alternate Take) Elimination procedure to locate two selections, using Reverse FarosInspired by Try the Impossible 26
Karl Fulves Upside Down Hofzinser Change with a card at bottomRelated to The Magic Thrust 43
Karl Fulves Background Magic Thrust credit information, reprinted from Latter Day Secrets p. 216 The Magic Thrust 45
Karl Fulves Introduction Related to Hex Squared 2
Karl Fulves Further Reading references Hex Squared 5
Karl Fulves Card Recalled unknown card signed on back found with Hex Squared instructions Hex Squared 8
Paul Curry A Penny for Your Thoughts after some changes (written directions) the order of four coins and a rolled up bill is namedInspired by Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 164
Karl Fulves Roll The Dice printed dice layout, dice roll selected by instructions on how to move on grid is predicted Hex Squared 11
Karl Fulves Crazy Calendar matrix with months, spectator choses his own Hex Squared 12
Karl Fulves Tric Trac nine coins in square, one chosen, date predictedVariations Hex Squared 15
Karl Fulves Trac Two coin chosen from matrix with only 2 instructionsInspired by Hex Squared 17
Karl Fulves Never Was eighteen coins in pairs in 3x3 square, one pair chosen, one of the coins in this pair vanishes, nickel & dime setInspired by Hex Squared 18
Karl Fulves Hollywood Squared names of celebrities on cards in square formation, selection predicted Hex Squared 19
Karl Fulves Portable Roulette 3x5 grid with various numbers, chosen one predictedRelated to Hex Squared 20
Karl Fulves Construct A Hex how to construct a matrix and instructions for the movement on it for Hex Squared Hex Squared 21
Karl Fulves Cell By Cell further strategies on how to construct the matrix Hex Squared 27
Karl Fulves Pictorials visualisation on how the matrix works Hex Squared 31
Karl Fulves Entrapment strategy on how to enlarge the matrixRelated to Hex Squared 32
Karl Fulves Run The Table strategy on how to construct the matrix Hex Squared 33
Karl Fulves Free Will strategy on how to construct the matrix Hex Squared 36
Karl Fulves Restoration four red-backed and 4 blue-backed cards torn in half, one card signed on face and a half kept, card chosen from 3x5 square made from rest, matching half found Hex Squared 40
Karl Fulves Word Game word chosen from matrix layout Hex Squared 44
Karl Fulves Ouija Jr. 3x4 letters, word chosen by moving according to instructions, it's "ring" and the phone rings Hex Squared 47
Karl Fulves Flight Schedule 3x4 matrix with flight times, one selected and predicted (with multiple out) Hex Squared 49
Karl Fulves Outguessed performer and spectator have five cards each, spectator choses another card from grid layout according to rules and can replace one of his or performer's cards with it, still performer has better poker hand Hex Squared 52
Karl Fulves Symmetry "This section considers some aspects of symmetry in regard to the distribution of reds and blacks in the layout." Hex Squared 58
Karl Fulves Symmetry Too Hex Squared 59
Karl Fulves Symmetry III Hex Squared 60
Karl Fulves Flat Roulette 5x5 layoutRelated to Hex Squared 61
Karl Fulves Homing Device 4x4 layout with life themed words, 2 phase routine in which first phase gives idea that any word is possible Hex Squared 63
Karl Fulves Seers 'R Us spectator decides how many instructions there will be, yet final position predicted with clear plastic and permanent X on it Hex Squared 71
Karl Fulves Spellathon 3x4 card layout on table, card selected via instructions and spelled to in rest of deck to find selected card Hex Squared 73
Karl Fulves Bingo Prediction posed as problem Hex Squared 74
Karl Fulves Psychometry 101 twelve envelopes with items, one of them by spectator, envelope selected from 3x4 matrix via instruction contains spectator's item Hex Squared 75
Karl Fulves Why Did The Chicken "Hex Squared can be made suitable for children under age 12." Hex Squared 78
Karl Fulves Hex Minus goal of the square is to prohibit spectator from reaching certain square, 12-card monte in which spectators cannot get to winning card Hex Squared 82
Karl Fulves 4 x 4 x 4 not only red & black, but 4 suits that are used in rules Hex Squared 85
Karl Fulves Gamble Ramble spectator choses cards in layout according to rules, black cards added and red subtracted, total predicted, 4-way approach Hex Squared 87
Karl Fulves Percentage Poker performer and spectator draw hole card from face-up deck, then four cards chosen from 4x4 layout, even though spectator goes first he losesRelated to
  • "Swindle & Cheat" (1991)
Hex Squared 90
Karl Fulves Night On Elm sixteen envelopes with addresses in 4x4 matrix, one selected according to rules (including diagonal movement), in selected envelope is description of spectator Hex Squared 92
Karl Fulves Remote Sight twelve cards with states Hex Squared 97
Karl Fulves Altered States twelve cards with states, including variation "Altered States II" Hex Squared 102
Karl Fulves State of Mind twelve cards with states Hex Squared 105
Karl Fulves Alice Plays Chess Hex Squared variation in which spectator can rotate board and start on any color Hex Squared 107
Karl Fulves One-Minute Monopoly 4x4 square, see also Sam Schwarz idea on page 113 to lengthen the procedure Hex Squared 110
Karl Fulves Bell Ringer twelve objects arranged in square, spirit bell chosen and it rings Hex Squared 114
Karl Fulves The Lockshire Case cassette tape directing the movesRelated to Hex Squared 117
Paul Curry The Sliding Knot rope held by two assistants, cut and knotted, knot can be moved and opened at any point, see also Douglas Dexter "The Cut and Restored Rope" in Will Goldston's "Great Magicians' Tricks", 1931Related toAlso published here Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 359
Karl Fulves Introduction The Magic Thrust 1
Karl Fulves Name An Ace aces face-up in different parts, they sandwich named black ace, presented as Thrust effect The Magic Thrust 3
Karl Fulves Shift & Cut The Magic Thrust 4
Karl Fulves Blackjacked aces cut into different parts of deck sandwich 2 named picture cards The Magic Thrust 5
Karl Fulves One-Hand Push The Magic Thrust 6
Karl Fulves Remote Riser card returned to one half of the deck rises out of other half The Magic Thrust 7
Karl Fulves A Remote Locator card returned to one half, AS inserted in other half finds selection in that half The Magic Thrust 9
Karl Fulves Strange Interlude odd-backed indifferent card inserted in deck next to selection behind spectator's backInspired by
  • "Take A Card" manuscript (McMillen, Brown)
The Magic Thrust 11
Karl Fulves Introduction longer article about Hofzinser's work and why it's rewritten in this edition Hofzinser's Card Tricks 5
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the significance of the spread cullRelated to Hofzinser's Card Tricks 21
Karl Fulves Further Notes on double enders Hofzinser's Card Tricks 24
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the Hofzinser Top Change Hofzinser's Card Tricks 29
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot "Everywhere & Nowhere" Hofzinser's Card Tricks 38
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Metamorphosis Of The Flying Card three spectators choose the same card, it transposes with another selection, duplicateVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 45
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot and Robert-Houdin's version Hofzinser's Card Tricks 56
Karl Fulves Further Note on Robert-Houdin's version and the Mexican Turnover Hofzinser's Card Tricks 61
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Power Of Faith spectator selects three cards which match prediction, then assembly, 4 double facersVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 62
Karl Fulves Further Notes on "Magician Makes Good" and Mac McDonald's $100 Ace Routine Hofzinser's Card Tricks 66
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the psychological fan force Hofzinser's Card Tricks 69
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Domination Of Thought #1 performer tables card, spectator thinks card from another deck, it disappears and the prediction card on table is correctVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 73
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the Premonition effectRelated to Hofzinser's Card Tricks 75
Karl Fulves Domination Of Thought #2 card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of card Hofzinser's Card Tricks 76
Karl Fulves Further Notes on double backers Hofzinser's Card Tricks 77
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the plot and credit information on the Depth Illusion Hofzinser's Card Tricks 83
Karl Fulves Further Notes on Robert-Houdin's Ladies Looking-Glass Hofzinser's Card Tricks 107
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Everywhere And Nowhere #2 expanded routineVariations Hofzinser's Card Tricks 118
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the rising card effect and Hofzinser Hofzinser's Card Tricks 139
Alexander de Cova Parablox paper box used to take props from it, at the end a final load it taken out that fills it completelyInspired by Gambit 12
Pit Hartling Finger Flicker breather crimpRelated toVariations Card Fictions 10
Karl Fulves Introduction tricks inspired by Hofzinser's work Hofzinser Notebook 1
Karl Fulves Z Numbers two cards chosen from red-backed deck, two cards are in pocket from blue-backed deck - they're the sameInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 2
Karl Fulves The Right Pocket two cards chosen, duplicates are in pockets as prediction Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves Count Force counting to a number twice, second card is forced, deck of double facers Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves Hofzwindle red-backed deck cut in half, card chosen from each half, blue-backed duplicates produced from pocket from blue deck Hofzinser Notebook 5
Karl Fulves Paradox Princess four cards, two cards thought of and found Hofzinser Notebook 6
Karl Fulves Picked duplicateInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 9
Karl Fulves Spot-On Die six card packet, selection found by spelling rolled number on die, repeatInspired by
  • Spotter Die (DeLand)
Hofzinser Notebook 10
Karl Fulves Power of Fate three ace vanishesInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 14
Karl Fulves, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser With One Hand one-hand ace vanish with double facer in assembly routine, credit information Hofzinser Notebook 15
Karl Fulves Dectoplasm red-backed card in pocket, from blue back card is chosen, card in pocket is the same, back transposeInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 19
Karl Fulves, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Hofzinser Force Handling under spread Hofzinser Notebook 19
Karl Fulves Reverse Cull Handling Inspired by Hofzinser Notebook 20
Karl Fulves Bite Size vampire card travels next to selection which then has a hole (bite) and is odd-backed Hofzinser Notebook 22
Karl Fulves Hoftwinzer signature on back of a card travels to another selection Hofzinser Notebook 24
Karl Fulves Hoftwin #2 predicting selection in spread and card on either side Hofzinser Notebook 25
Karl Fulves Trilateral three selections made in blue-backed deck, deck set on top of red-backed deck and tapped, selections are now distributed in red deck Hofzinser Notebook 26
Karl Fulves Tell-A-Die from shuffled packet two cards are remembered by spectators indicated by die roll, one card named and performer instantly names other Hofzinser Notebook 29
Karl Fulves Smyth Myth Comments Hofzinser Notebook 31
Karl Fulves Transformism two cards chosen from red-backed deck, blue-backed deck in pocket, duplicates removed by touch, then decks transpose Hofzinser Notebook 32
Karl Fulves Ask Him card chosen from 5-card packet divined Hofzinser Notebook 35
Karl Fulves Sonix #1 forcing the same card to two spectators using six cards in card standInspired by
  • Supersonic Card Prediction (Jaks)
Hofzinser Notebook 43
Karl Fulves Monte Cristo Background on the history of Henry Hardin's Monte Cristo Deck, Domer Scaramucci's card stand addition Hofzinser Notebook 37
Karl Fulves, Dr. Stanley Jaks Xtender two card prediction with card standInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 45
Karl Fulves Sonix #2 no-gaff versionInspired by
  • Supersonic Card Prediction (Stanley Jaks)
Hofzinser Notebook 46
Karl Fulves SyKo Aces four 4s and an unknown card placed on table in row, suit named, unknown card is now this 4 and the other are the acesRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 48
Karl Fulves Psychological Aces ungaffed "SyKo Aces"Related to Hofzinser Notebook 51
Karl Fulves Mental Case spectator removes mate of another person's selection from part of deck without knowing itInspired by
  • "Mental Deck" (Theodore DeLand)
Hofzinser Notebook 52
Karl Fulves, Ed Balducci Cut Deeper Variation Hofzinser Notebook 52
Karl Fulves Further Notes - George Heubeck Hofzinser Notebook 54
Karl Fulves Carl Willmann Hofzinser Notebook 55
Karl Fulves Double Hofzinser comment on effect and David Reichler = Harvey RosenthalRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 59
Karl Fulves Pull Down Move credit thoughts Hofzinser Notebook 59
Karl Fulves Transfer Palm noteRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 60
Karl Fulves Swedish Max mention of Max Hofzinser in Sphinx, May 1931, p. 126 Hofzinser Notebook 60
Karl Fulves Elusive Colors Ace to Four of Clubs in hat, spectator takes one out - Two of Clubs, the other three cards change in other deuces, credit informationInspired by
  • Eureka Card Trick (DeLand, Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks, 1999, p. 190)
Hofzinser Notebook 61
Karl Fulves Jacks & Joker four jacks and joker dropped in hat, performer removes two named jacks without looking, then all change to jokers, quartet gimmick Hofzinser Notebook 65
Karl Fulves Less Than Perfect royal flush dropped in hat, named card removed without looking, rest changes into aces, quartet-type gimmick Hofzinser Notebook 67
Karl Fulves Slap Jack four jacks, 2 placed on table, then suddenly back on hand and on table are aces, two methods Hofzinser Notebook 69
Karl Fulves Diminishing Display Hofzinser Notebook 70
Karl Fulves No Way Out aces on table, spectator thinks of ace, ace pocketed, it's thought ace and others change into jacksRelated toVariations Hofzinser Notebook 74
Karl Fulves A No-Gaff Way ungaffed versionInspired by Hofzinser Notebook 75
Karl Fulves Off The Wall four red jacks change into jokers, two methods Hofzinser Notebook 76
Daryl Martinez, Karl Fulves Rising Crime Display Version Hofzinser Notebook 79
Karl Fulves Poker Finals jacks placed on bottom, cards dealt for 2 players, openly from bottom in one hand, but jacks in other hand and aces in the otherRelated to Hofzinser Notebook 80
Karl Fulves Fair Deal Hofzinser Notebook 82
Karl Fulves Candy From Strangers spectator deals off the bottom and can switch with performer's hand, spectator's hand changes Hofzinser Notebook 86
Karl Fulves Air Mail Special two cards secretly shot from deck above spectator's head to confederate à la Paper balls over the head Under Tension 49
Karl Fulves Band Bounce deck encircled with rubber band, then suddenly only half the deck, then only selection, progressiveRelated to Under Tension 51
Karl Fulves Ambitious Rubber Band some cards rubber banded near bottom, band jumps to top card, no method Under Tension 53
Karl Fulves Hof Springer Under Tension 54
Karl Fulves Credit And Aces spectator's credit card put in rubber banded deck, jumps out next to named ace Under Tension 55
Karl Fulves Band Speech coding with rubber band around deck Under Tension 56
Karl Fulves Band Of Brothers a jack jumps from rubber banded deck, one of the other 3 jacks changes into selection Under Tension 57
Karl Fulves Slide Steal packet with all royal flushes, 4 of one suit removed, packet rubber banded, final one jumps out Under Tension 61
Karl Fulves Rubber Drag Steal used to steal/drag card along secretly, see also p. 73Related to Under Tension 62
Karl Fulves 'Tween Twist rubber band hidden, used to pop out card Under Tension 64
Karl Fulves The Hunt For Diamonds two cards chosen, deck thrown in paper bag and mixed, performer removes all diamonds without looking and then names selections, hidden rubber bandRelated to Under Tension 66
Karl Fulves Stretching Exercises card location with hidden rubber band in deck, then a rubber band vanishes and reappears in deck around some card and a selection jumps out Under Tension 68
Karl Fulves Two To One spectator and performer cut to same card with handkerchief covered deck, hidden rubber band Under Tension 71
Karl Fulves Card to Wallet Steal getting card under wallet Under Tension 73
Karl Fulves Good Trick Gone Bad card vanishes, then rubber band appears around chosen card in deck Under Tension 74
Karl Fulves Jack's Game one ace chosen, aces pushed in rubber banded deck, four cards jump out, they're chosen ace and 3 jacks Under Tension 76
Karl Fulves Teaching The Twist rubber banded deck twists on palm Under Tension 78
Karl Fulves Double Play double pop-out with "Impromptu Haunted Deck", posed as problemRelated to Under Tension 80
Karl Fulves Vulcan Deck rubber band around deck vanishes, then long spread between hand is madeInspired by Under Tension 81
Karl Fulves Going In Reverse two selections, rubber banded deck breaks into 2 packets at chosen card, other is reversed Under Tension 83
Karl Fulves Rule Of Three "played for laughs" Under Tension 85
Karl Fulves Push Button chosen card travels to rubber banded half and jumps out Under Tension 88
Karl Fulves Magnetic Mix-Up two rubber banded halves on top of each other, bottom one is lifted when top one is lifted Under Tension 90
Philip T. Goldstein, Karl Fulves Menu Pause price of imaginary dinner predicted, inspired by Fulves' "Soup to Nuts" (Self-Working Paper Magic) Applecture 5
U. F. Grant, Karl Fulves Elasti-Scape chosen card between to rubber banded decks vanishes, jumps out of one of the packets, "slightly modified handling" for Grant's trick Under Tension 93
Karl Fulves Rubber Band References "partial list of about five dozen tricks published" by Fulves Under Tension 98
Karl Fulves Introduction When Psychics Play Poker 3
Karl Fulves Red-Black Riffles simple riffle shuffle set-ups When Psychics Play Poker 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck, Karl Fulves Scrambled Straights on Rusduck's trick as Gilbreath precursorRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 4
Karl Fulves Playing Best Hand Inspired by When Psychics Play Poker 5
Karl Fulves Colorist spectator cuts packet of 12 picture cards and deals three cards face-down, performer indicates one whose color appears at least twice in the triple When Psychics Play Poker 7
Karl Fulves Rusduck's Riffle variation of "Colorist"Related to When Psychics Play Poker 8
Karl Fulves A Rusduckian Shuffle Rusduck's top-bottom-removal as analog to riffle shuffleRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 9
Karl Fulves The Pure Riffle dealing alternative to riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 10
Karl Fulves Head Start three players get a card and hold it against forehead so that only other can see it, players bet whether the own color matches one of the other players When Psychics Play Poker 10
Karl Fulves Suit Secrets what happens when a suit stack is riffle shuffled and groups of different size dealt When Psychics Play Poker 12
Wesley James Turn Me Down Why Don't You "beta", four aces turn over one by one between two black tens, then change to kingsRelated to Enchantments 61
Karl Fulves Suit Assignment terminology for next tricks When Psychics Play Poker 13
Karl Fulves Well-Ordered Stack Si Stebbins variation When Psychics Play Poker 13
Karl Fulves Pictures For Numbers value substitution in stacks When Psychics Play Poker 14
Dai Vernon, Karl Fulves Vernon Utility Move / The Five-Cent Switch credit correction in Issue 10, p. 1Related to Penumbra (Issue 8) 12
Karl Fulves Pointers When Psychics Play Poker 14
Karl Fulves Wordsmith stack with word cards When Psychics Play Poker 15
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle, How Defined When Psychics Play Poker 16
Karl Fulves Paper & Pencil Shuffles notation for riffle shuffle, partitions When Psychics Play Poker 19
Karl Fulves Shift Left When Psychics Play Poker 23
Karl Fulves In Case what to do when the riffle shuffle was bad in "ESP + Math"Related to When Psychics Play Poker 24
Karl Fulves Extend Right When Psychics Play Poker 25
Karl Fulves Shift Right When Psychics Play Poker 26
Karl Fulves Not Continuous applying mountain climbing problem (climber up and down, is there a time in which he will be at the same time at the same place) to riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 26
Karl Fulves Top or Bottom? problem regarding the referenceRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 28
Karl Fulves High Speed Card Counting tying riffle shuffle set-ups to card counting When Psychics Play Poker 29
Karl Fulves Still Missing spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals about twelve cards in a pile and removes one, performer divines card by looking at remainder of pile When Psychics Play Poker 29
Karl Fulves Unsolved two cards exchanged from different decks, using card counting to finde out which, posed as problem When Psychics Play Poker 30
Karl Fulves Quicker Count spectator riffle shuffles deck, deals two ten-card piles, moves a card from pile to pile and gives either pile to performer who divines card When Psychics Play Poker 31
Karl Fulves Scatter Suit way to accelerate card counting When Psychics Play Poker 31
Karl Fulves Noah Count pectator riffle shuffles deck, deals a pile and moves two cards from rest into pile which is shuffled and handed to performer who divines both cards When Psychics Play Poker 32
Karl Fulves Three Way finding three chosen cards with card counting, single riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 33
Karl Fulves Regarding the Presentation of Card Counting Tricks When Psychics Play Poker 33
Karl Fulves Secret Counting two cards removed from deck are found after riffle shuffle and clocking value predicted, no real card counting requiredRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 35
Karl Fulves Counteract riffle shuffle, spectator deals ten cards and remembers next, repeated, second pile shuffled and performer divines both after looking through it When Psychics Play Poker 37
Karl Fulves Counterpoint 1 two card location after riffle shuffle and dealing packets, card clocking and stack When Psychics Play Poker 38
Karl Fulves The Apex nine card packet "riffle shuffled", dealt in row, center card turned over, spectator choses the four cards on either side and thinks of highest one which is divined, chains When Psychics Play Poker 41
Karl Fulves Apex Footnote connection to "I have as many cards as you..." and red black relationship principle, also with suits When Psychics Play Poker 43
Karl Fulves Cut & Cancel weird, card placed on table shows up in deck after two-packet back-and-forth cut deeper force and tabled card becomes prediction When Psychics Play Poker 45
Karl Fulves Code For Color 26th cards tells performer how many red cards are in top half after a riffle shuffle When Psychics Play Poker 47
Karl Fulves Kid Koin after riffle shuffle top card is pocketed, coin turned over according to color of next four cards, then performer looks again and names card When Psychics Play Poker 48
Karl Fulves Blocking Function work week cards (monday through friday) shuffled and dealt in groups of five, performer divines which days are duplicated and where in the packet When Psychics Play Poker 49
Karl Fulves Able To Match "automated version of 'Business Card Prophecy'", after riffle shuffle 15 cards are removed, a card stabbed and cards on either side divined and those are the only ones with mates in packetRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 50
Karl Fulves Playing Card Prophecy clouding the methodRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 52
Karl Fulves Name-O-Prophecy cutting at specific position during Business Card Prophecy moveRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 53
Karl Fulves Sum Card Prophet spectator choses card face-up and stabs it into face-down deck, cards on either side add up to chosen valueRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 54
Karl Fulves Left-Handed Prophet different handling for Business Card Prophecy MoveRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 55
Karl Fulves Dial-A-Die riffle shuffle, twelve cards dealt on table, number of cards according to rolled die transferred, down-under-deal done, ... eventually number on die revealedRelated to When Psychics Play Poker 56
Karl Fulves Stop Order variation of "Dial-A-Die"Related to When Psychics Play Poker 57
Karl Fulves Couples match making after riffle shuffle, optionally no-touch, optionally words on cards
- Second Approach
- Third Approach
- Application Note (other objects than playing cards, poker chips)
When Psychics Play Poker 58
Karl Fulves When Psychics Play Poker psychic vs. gambler, spectator riffle shuffles, psychic gets seven cards, gambler five, psychic finds two Aces and moves around some cards and wins When Psychics Play Poker 61
Karl Fulves Introduction on the history of rubber bands Under Tension 3
Joseph K. Schmidt, Karl Fulves Tension Trap rubber band tossed to table, sandwich with selection pops outInspired by Under Tension 5
Joseph K. Schmidt, Karl Fulves Power Loading "Impromptu Haunted Deck" Under Tension 6
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [A] types of bands Under Tension 8
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [B] repeat Impromptu Haunted Deck Under Tension 9
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [C] handling detail Under Tension 10
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [F] packets instead of deck Under Tension 12
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Boxed Set card pops out between two rubber banded cases Under Tension 12
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Rubber Bands, How Sized chart with sizes Under Tension 13
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [H] - Hof And Hof Under Tension 14
Karl Fulves Bandini QD & KD in banded deck, king penetrates rubber band visually together with butter knife, queen pops out Under Tension 14
Karl Fulves Cardboard Roulette five card cases on table, AS chosen from another deck, all decks removed one by one, face-up AS pops out of one deck and four Jacks from the otherRelated to Under Tension 16
Karl Fulves Luck & Roulette russian roulette presentation of "Cardboard Roulette"Related to Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Shoot Out backs of different decks transpose, popping out of banded decks, posed as problem Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Drag & Drop rubber band, transfer from one half to the other, see also p. 73 Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Peek Performance card peeked at from rubber banded deck, deck tossed to table and selection springs out Under Tension 21
Karl Fulves Banded Peek Force Under Tension 22
Karl Fulves Ace Pop Out aces inserted in rubber banded deck, names ace pops out when deck is tossed to table Under Tension 24
Karl Fulves Seven Sees spectator removes seven cards and signs one, they're inserted in rubber banded deck, selection pops out and has odd back Under Tension 25
Karl Fulves Bouncer card jumps out of rubber banded deck, another is reversed and leads to second selection, four Aces show up Under Tension 28
Karl Fulves Hz/Yrs stranger card shown and placed on table, another card shown (AS), stranger cut into rubber banded deck, it pops out and has changed into AS Under Tension 29
Karl Fulves Banded Braue Reverse with rubber banded deck Under Tension 30
Karl Fulves Color Bands red rubber band around red cards, black around black cards, halves together and bands exchanged, halves change as well, posed as problem Under Tension 31
Karl Fulves The second problem card from black half travels to red half, halves rubber banded, posed as problem Under Tension 31
Karl Fulves Stretching A Straight five unseen cards, spectator decides how many should be removed, banded deck dropped on table and that many cards pop out and complete an ace-high straightInspired by Under Tension 33
Karl Fulves Crooked Straight two straights for performer and spectator, but performer has higher one, performer's hand pops out of banded deckInspired by Under Tension 34
Karl Fulves Future Event chosen card pops out with 4 other cards to complete a full house when rubber banded deck is tossed on table Under Tension 36
Karl Fulves Aces From Where dealing bottoms from rubber banded deck, one aces pops out from center Under Tension 37
Karl Fulves Locket Up Deck dealing bottoms from rubber banded deck, using Dr. Elliott deal Under Tension 40
Karl Fulves Twist Again ways to wrap the deck
- All-Round Twist
- Pre-Show Kink
Under Tension 44
Karl Fulves Rules Of Disengagement - (A) Glider freeing a card from banded deck Under Tension 47
Karl Fulves (B) On The Bias control of inserted card(s) reversed to bottom with rubber banded deck Under Tension 48
Karl Fulves Blockhead card removed from a secretly pre-clocked block is divinedRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 16
Karl Fulves Outcast card moved from one third of deck into another is found with (apparently) memory work, clocking and partial red-black separationInspired by Card Counting (2005 edition) 28
Karl Fulves, Ken Beale Ten-Hour Day card chosen in clock-layout with mathematical method, second card removed from rest of deck, both cards are divinedInspired by Card Counting (2005 edition) 40
Karl Fulves Telephone Puzzler expanded text from 1982 editionRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 47
Karl Fulves Fake Counting non-clocking method with riffle shuffled stack to name a freely removed card, expanded text from 1982 edition includes a (corner) short card that stay next to a card during riffle shufflesRelated to Card Counting (2005 edition) 58
Karl Fulves And Counting further commentary on card counting ideas Card Counting (2005 edition) 61
Karl Fulves Red-Black Relationship & Clocking red cards in one half clock to same total as black cards in other half, no application, full stack Card Counting (2005 edition) 62
Karl Fulves Apex Note another full deck stack method to find out which card is missing from half a deck Card Counting (2005 edition) 63
Karl Fulves Introduction Clockwork 3
Karl Fulves Kid Stuff finding missing card in small packet, for practicingRelated to
  • "Count Of Cards" (Fulves, Charlatan #8)
Clockwork 5
Karl Fulves Tri-Out spectator choses large number by chosen seven or eight spot cards, it is predicted that it is divisible by three, and it is, for practicing card counting Clockwork 6
Karl Fulves Introduction Combo II 3
Karl Fulves Counterfeat spectator removes any card from shuffled deck, performer removes full house and bets that spectator cannot beat him with straight flush that includes his cardRelated to Clockwork 9
Charles T. Jordan, Karl Fulves Reckoning With Jordan commented reprint of "The Pair Detection", spectator removes a pair from a packet, performer finds out which cards, Parallel PrincipleRelated to Clockwork 10
Karl Fulves Binary Basics explaining binary numbers Combo II 5
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 1 and 5 dollar bills by touch, memory, presentational idea from Jinx #148, p. 826 (4 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
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