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Unknown Thought Reading Extraordinary thought of card at thought of number up to tenRelated to New Era Card Tricks 85
S. W. Erdnase To Ascertain the Top Cards while Riffling and Reserve them at Bottom see elegant title, tabled double cut The Expert at the Card Table 103
S. W. Erdnase Mode of Holding the Hand how to hold the hand for poker playing The Expert at the Card Table 104
S. W. Erdnase Skinning the Hand to rearrange a heavy poker hand The Expert at the Card Table 106
S. W. Erdnase Small Packet Top Palm The Expert at the Card Table 107
S. W. Erdnase Replacing the Cut as Before bold The Expert at the Card Table 110
S. W. Erdnase Dealing Without the Cut dealing from half pack to avoid shift and simplify bottom deal The Expert at the Card Table 109
S. W. Erdnase Holding Out for the Cut The Expert at the Card Table 110
S. W. Erdnase Sixth Method featuring unusual palmVariations The Expert at the Card Table 154
S. W. Erdnase Shifting the Cut tips for the card table The Expert at the Card Table 111
S. W. Erdnase Dealing Too Many dealing too many cards in a game, double deal is only hinted at The Expert at the Card Table 112
S. W. Erdnase Crimping for the Cut using crimp in a game, player cuts to crimp The Expert at the Card Table 113
S. W. Erdnase Replacing Palm When Cutting two for top, 1 for bottom The Expert at the Card Table 113
S. W. Erdnase The Short Deck playing with a short deck, card table advantage The Expert at the Card Table 116
S. W. Erdnase The Longitudinal Shift The Expert at the Card Table 130
S. W. Erdnase The Open Shift color change mention on page 134 The Expert at the Card Table 132
S. W. Erdnase The S.W.E. Shift color change mention on page 136Related to The Expert at the Card Table 134
S. W. Erdnase The Diagonal Palm-Shift mention of top palm, bottom palm, multiple shift on page 141Related toVariationsAlso published here The Expert at the Card Table 137
S. W. Erdnase Preface The Expert at the Card Table 3
S. W. Erdnase Introduction The Expert at the Card Table 9
S. W. Erdnase Professional Secrets The Expert at the Card Table 13
S. W. Erdnase Confederacy The Expert at the Card Table 19
S. W. Erdnase Two Methods of Shuffling The Expert at the Card Table 20
S. W. Erdnase Primary Accomplishments false shuffling and cutting The Expert at the Card Table 21
S. W. Erdnase Possibilities of the "Blind" The Expert at the Card Table 21
S. W. Erdnase Uniformity of Action The Expert at the Card Table 22
S. W. Erdnase Deportment The Expert at the Card Table 22
S. W. Erdnase Display of Ability The Expert at the Card Table 23
S. W. Erdnase Greatest Single Accomplishment bottom dealing The Expert at the Card Table 23
S. W. Erdnase Effect of Suspicion The Expert at the Card Table 24
S. W. Erdnase Acquiring the Art The Expert at the Card Table 24
S. W. Erdnase Importance of Details The Expert at the Card Table 25
S. W. Erdnase Technical Terms The Expert at the Card Table 25
S. W. Erdnase Shifts The Expert at the Card Table 95
S. W. Erdnase The Player without an Ally The Expert at the Card Table 109
S. W. Erdnase Legerdemain The Expert at the Card Table 125
S. W. Erdnase Card Tricks The Expert at the Card Table 171
S. W. Erdnase The Blind Shuffle For Securing Selected Card with palm off for a spectator shuffle The Expert at the Card Table 141
S. W. Erdnase Palming two methods, on without apparently touching the deck with right hand The Expert at the Card Table 144
S. W. Erdnase, Unknown Transformations. Two Hands six methodsRelated to The Expert at the Card Table 151
S. W. Erdnase Transformations. One Hand one-handed, two methods The Expert at the Card Table 156
S. W. Erdnase The Exclusive Coterie The Expert at the Card Table 172
S. W. Erdnase The Divining Rod blindfolded The Expert at the Card Table 174
S. W. Erdnase The Invisible Flight The Expert at the Card Table 177
S. W. Erdnase Tricks with the Prearranged Deck Eight Kings - set up explained with methods to calculate cards and their positions (applicable for any cyclic stack)Related to The Expert at the Card Table 179
S. W. Erdnase Weighing Cards The Expert at the Card Table 180
S. W. Erdnase Producing Any Card Called For The Expert at the Card Table 181
S. W. Erdnase Naming Cards... The Expert at the Card Table 181
S. W. Erdnase Knowing Position of any named Card The Expert at the Card Table 182
S. W. Erdnase The Traveling Cards The Expert at the Card Table 185
S. W. Erdnase The Acrobatic Jacks kind of cavorting aces The Expert at the Card Table 191
S. W. Erdnase A Mind-Reading Trick one out of four, "did you see your card already" and fishing The Expert at the Card Table 194
S. W. Erdnase Power of Concentrated Thought number up to tenRelated to The Expert at the Card Table 196
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Handkerchief Variations The Expert at the Card Table 198
S. W. Erdnase The Top and Bottom Production ladies looking glass The Expert at the Card Table 200
S. W. Erdnase The Three Aces Ace of Hearts poses as Diamonds, distributed Aces are together after one cut The Expert at the Card Table 202
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Hat card to under hatVariations The Expert at the Card Table 204
S. W. Erdnase Hold Outs information and opinion The Expert at the Card Table 14
S. W. Erdnase Prepared Cards information and opinion The Expert at the Card Table 15
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase System of Blind Shuffles - Position for Shuffle The Expert at the Card Table 28
S. W. Erdnase Blind Shuffles - I. To Retain Top Stock The Expert at the Card Table 29
S. W. Erdnase II. To Retain Top Stock and Shuffle Whole Deck The Expert at the Card Table 31
S. W. Erdnase III. To Retain Bottom Stock and Shuffle Whole Deck The Expert at the Card Table 32
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase System of Blind Riffles and Cuts - I. To Retain the Top Stock The Expert at the Card Table 33
S. W. Erdnase II. To Retain the Bottom Stock The Expert at the Card Table 36
S. W. Erdnase IV. To Retain the Bottom Stock Variations The Expert at the Card Table 42
S. W. Erdnase V. To Retain Bottom Stock. Riffle II and Cut IV Combination Riffle and Cuts The Expert at the Card Table 44
S. W. Erdnase II. To Retain the Complete Stock Variations The Expert at the Card Table 45
S. W. Erdnase II. This is located by the jog for use after overhand shuffle The Expert at the Card Table 50
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Dealing featuring the Erdnase GripRelated to The Expert at the Card Table 52
S. W. Erdnase Top and Bottom Dealing with One Hand using the Erdnase Bottom Deal The Expert at the Card Table 56
S. W. Erdnase Second Dealing two methodsRelated to The Expert at the Card Table 58
S. W. Erdnase Ordinary Methods of Stocking, Locating and Securing different methods while toying with the deck The Expert at the Card Table 60
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase System of Stock Shuffling - Two-Card Stock
- Three-Card Stock
- Four-Card Stock
- Five-Card Stock
- Twelve-Card Stock--For Draw Poker
- Euchre Stock--Four-Handed Game-1
- Euchre Stock--Four-Hande Game-2
Related toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 68
S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase System of Cull Shuffling - To Cull Two Cards
- To Cull Three Cards
- To Cull Four Cards
- To Cull Nine Cards
Related to The Expert at the Card Table 78
S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase System of Palming - Top Palm. First Method Related to The Expert at the Card Table 83
S. W. Erdnase Top Palm. Second Method The Expert at the Card Table 85
S. W. Erdnase Draw Replacement deck drawn to table edge The Expert at the Card Table 86
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm. First Method with left little finger optionRelated toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 86
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm. Second Method The Expert at the Card Table 88
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm Replacement Related to The Expert at the Card Table 90
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm When Cards Are Riffled almost tabled after riffle shuffle, two methods The Expert at the Card Table 90
S. W. Erdnase Top Palm When Cards Are Riffled after riffle shuffle The Expert at the Card Table 92
S. W. Erdnase To Maintain the Bottom Palm While Dealing delaying its use The Expert at the Card Table 93
S. W. Erdnase To Hold the Location of Cut while Dealing delaying a shift or similar action The Expert at the Card Table 94
S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase Shift. One Hand The Expert at the Card Table 99
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Shift. Two Hands The Expert at the Card Table 102
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini The Slip-Slide Change Houdini / Erdnase Color Change Merlin's Master Manipulations 15
S. W. Erdnase Change a la Erdnase Bottom Palm only description of the palmRelated to Merlin's Master Manipulations 16
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase System of Stock Shuffling four cards, four players Merlin at the Card Table 3
Jack Merlin Stacking Formula as Patter Related to Merlin at the Card Table 3
S. W. Erdnase, Victor Farelli The "Strip" Cut Shuffle Substitute Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 35
Unknown Card and Number Divination up to ten, with outs (palm-off, transformation)Related to Mental Magic with Cards 8
Victor Farelli "Culling" Talks about how culling should be done, mentions Louis Nikola and how he stacks his deck during the course of another routine, also mentions Erdnase's stock securing and cull shufflingRelated to "Lend Me Your Pack" 12
Tom Bowyer, S. W. Erdnase Indetectable improvement (?) on DPSInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 40) 264
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Bottom Deal Expert Card Technique 29
Bruce Elliott, S. W. Erdnase The Expert at the Card Table stacking three aces in a four hands game, modified Erdnase SystemInspired byRelated to
  • corrections on p. 28
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 5) 17
Tom Bowyer Indetectable Shift-Palm improvement (?) on DPSRelated to Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 78
Paul Fleming (reviewer) The Expert at the Card Table by S. W. Erdnase
Enlarged Edition with Prof. Hoffmann comments
The Paul Fleming Book Reviews - Volume II 15
S. W. Erdnase Slip Cut Effective Card Magic 46
S. W. Erdnase The Bottom Palm Erdnase Bottom Palm Handbook Of Card Sleights 9
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Stock Shuffle Handbook Of Card Sleights 17
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase Modified Erdnase Bottom Deal Grip for bottom palm application The Tabled Palm 28
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four acesRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase Handling Of False Cuts And Blinds Inspired by Riffle Shuffle Systems 2
S. W. Erdnase, Edward Marlo The Side Push-Off Second Related to Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 41
Charlie Miller Fifteen Card Trick Routine - 6 variation of Hull's "Mental Discernment" starting with freely thought of card, distribution with Erdnase's stock shuffle, OOSOOMInspired by The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 15
S. W. Erdnase Fifteen Card Trick Routine - 7 Inspired by The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 19
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Card Switches 47
S. W. Erdnase, Max Malini Colour Change Erdnase's second methodRelated to Malini and His Magic 65
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Hierophant (Issue 4) 214
S. W. Erdnase, Edward Marlo Erdnase Break obtaining the break from fourth finger break Advanced Fingertip Control 77
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase Marnase False Cut also as slip cutRelated toVariations Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 4) 32
Mel Stover Winnipeg False Cut one simple cutRelated toVariations Million Dollar Card Secrets 93
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm The Magic of Francis Carlyle 90
S. W. Erdnase, Francis Carlyle A Multiple Card Palm and Steal Utilizing the Diagonal Push-Through Method DPS with several cardsInspired by The Magic of Francis Carlyle 104
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase bottom palm replacement refinement
- The Basic Rotary Movement
- The Replacement
- The Delayed Replacement
Inspired by Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 155
Dai Vernon, S. W. Erdnase Verdnase Break Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 32
Ross Bertram (reviewer) The Expert at the Card Table by S. W. Erdnase Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 59
Edward Marlo The Raised Marnase False Cut Related to Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 236
S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon Erdnase-Vernon Overthrow The Three Card Monte as Entertainment 9
S. W. Erdnase, Dr. Jacob Daley Bottom Deal to hide different colored back Sleights & Swindles 2
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break For Your Entertainment Pleasure 26
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase Full Deck Vanish extensionInspired by Carney Knowledge 39
Edward Marlo The Marnase Bottom Deal Inspired by Marlo without Tears 16
Edward Marlo Combi-Null Cuts - First Combi-Null Cut
- Second Combi-Null Cut
Inspired by Marlo without Tears 73
Edward Marlo Unit Movement for Erdnase Bottom Deal Related to Marlo without Tears 21
S. W. Erdnase, Frederick Braue Formula for Erdnase Shuffles - Stock Shuffling (3 to five cards)
- Cull Shuffles (3 to four cards)
Related to The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 21
Unknown Card Switch palmed card dropped on card on deck (1936)Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 12
Frederick Braue FB Side Steal "I think that this is the perfect pass, although I have used it only in the past week."
referenced Erdnase Palm from center (1936)
Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 12
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 34, 35 & 36) 382
Harry Houdini, S. W. Erdnase Houdini / Erdnase Transformation Lake Tahoe Card Magic 23
S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 235
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm (first method) Neoclassics 36
John Carney Predictable Surprise prediction on napkin is correct, selection travels under napkinInspired by Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 7
S. W. Erdnase, John C. Wagner Erdnase Break small packet The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 34
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm Replacement Neoclassics 38
S. W. Erdnase, Jose Carroll Erdnase Palm Handling here with small packet 52 Lovers 51
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Palm Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 4,5&6) 27
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Palm Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 83
Tom Gagnon Cutting Up false cut, shifts bottom card to the top, tabledInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 23) 389
S. W. Erdnase The Diagonal Palm Shift reprinted from referenceAlso published here The Multiple Shift 34
Karl Fulves KF Note on the Diagonal Palm-ShiftRelated to The Multiple Shift 36
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Ultra Cervon 3
Harry Houdini, John Carney, S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon Houdini/Erdnase Transformation Carneycopia 67
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Palm Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 3) 23
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift Alternative delayed handlingInspired by The Olram File (Issue 7) 3
Harry Houdini, S. W. Erdnase Houdini/Erdnase Transformation as Vanish The Collected Almanac (Issue ) xl
Jack Carpenter Notes on the Erdnase Bottom Palm notesInspired by Modus Operandi 32
S. W. Erdnase, Chris Kenner S.W.E. Shift detailed description, also as top blockcover pass (see p. 155f) Totally Out Of Control 153
S. W. Erdnase Deep Erdnase Break Modus Operandi 42
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Modus Operandi 91
Jack Carpenter Notes on the Stud Bottom Deal extension of Erdnase's techniqueInspired by Modus Operandi 137
S. W. Erdnase, Michael Close The Erdnase Bottom Palm Workers Number 3 48
Ernest Earick, S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift, Delayed Handling By Forces Unseen 92
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break barely described By Forces Unseen 19
S. W. Erdnase カラーチェンジ (Color Change) Erdnase color change Larry Jennings's Card Technique 130
S. W. Erdnase To retain the complete stock New Card Control Systems 10
S. W. Erdnase Squaring after the Shuffle Card College - Volume 1 107
S. W. Erdnase Top Palm Cardshark 36
S. W. Erdnase, Howard Schwarzman Erdnase Color Change Variation also Houdini change, spelled Erdinase Miracle Material 17
S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift Classic Sampler 24
S. W. Erdnase Top-card Riffle Shuffle Glimpse Card College - Volume 2 356
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Palm very brief Classic Sampler 57
S. W. Erdnase, Frank Garcia Affas-gaffas False Cut Card College - Volume 2 391
Adrian Plate, S. W. Erdnase Palm Change The Looking Glass (Issue 1) 21
S. W. Erdnase, Unknown Erdnase Color Change variation, also Houdini change, spelled Erdinse change Miracle Material 37
Christian Scherer, S. W. Erdnase Karte durch Tuch no palming method for card through handkerchiefInspired by Karten à la carte 27
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase Marnase False Cut Related to The Card Magic of Nick Trost 317
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 20
Dai Vernon, S. W. Erdnase Verdnase Break Jennings '67 30
Paul Chosse Diagonal Palm Shift getting into it from having a card selected from a spreadInspired by L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 14
S. W. Erdnase A Combination False Shuffle and Cut Card College - Volume 3 646
S. W. Erdnase Transformations, Two Hands, First Method The Book 82
S. W. Erdnase Replacing Palmed Cards on the Bottom of the Deck Card College - Volume 3 729
S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon The Diagonal Palm shift Card College - Volume 3 767
S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase Break Card College - Volume 3 534
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Classic Handlings 7
S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon Bottom Palm Related to
  • Vernon Bottom Palm in "Revelations"
Close-Up & Personal 101
S. W. Erdnase, Darwin Ortiz The Erdnase Stack Shuffle for five cards Card College - Volume 4 915
S. W. Erdnase, Barry Price Erdnase Bottom Palm Related to Palming: For The Terrified 6
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift Related to Palming: For The Terrified 20
S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase Cull Shuffle for three cards Card College - Volume 4 907
S. W. Erdnase, Jack Merlin Four Card Stock Shuffle with presentational idea by Merlin Jiggery Pokery 7
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Palm, First Method Related to The Book of Secrets 57
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase The Bottom Palm Inspired by The Book of Secrets 61
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase Diagonal Palm-Shift rear insertionRelated to The Book of Secrets 66
S. W. Erdnase Sixth Transformation Related to The Book of Secrets 184
S. W. Erdnase, Aaron Fisher Overhand Stock Shuffle The Paper Engine 116
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Shuffle four cards, brief Scams & Fantasies with Cards 49
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Top Palm Scams & Fantasies with Cards 77
S. W. Erdnase, Darwin Ortiz Palm Change Steal Scams & Fantasies with Cards 115
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Bottom Palm brief Tricks 155
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini Erdnase Color Change Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 28
Jerry Sadowitz, S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon Vernon/Erdnase Cut Inspired by Cut Controls 24
Ross Bertram, David Ben, S. W. Erdnase Tabled Multiple Shift Penumbra (Issue 9) 12
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Best of Friends - Volume III 404
S. W. Erdnase, Bruce Cervon Acrobatic Jacks or Travelling Aces aces jump from top to middle and vice versa Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks - Volume 1 33
S. W. Erdnase, Jörg Alexander Weber Erdnase Bottom Palm Inspired by ZauberKunstStücke - Band 2 41
S. W. Erdnase, Nick Trost Bottom Stock Control Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 250
Jason England (reviewer) The Expert at the Card Table by S. W. Erdnase
thorough comments on the material in the book
Erdnase - Past, Present and Future 15
Jason England The Erdnase Grip comments on the Erdnase Deal
- Left Hand Issues
- The Right Hand Take
Related to From the Cellar 3
Derek DelGaudio Banded Diagonal Palm Shift DPS with rubber banded deckInspired by Derek DelGaudio 8
S. W. Erdnase Cyclic False Shuffle Secret Agenda (Issue Mar 16) 84
Roberto Giobbi A Red-Black False Riffle Shuffle applicationInspired by Secret Agenda (Issue Apr 3) 104
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break Reinventing the Real 82
Roberto Giobbi (reviewer) The Expert at the Card Table by S. W. Erdnase Confidences 191
S. W. Erdnase, Roberto Giobbi On the Erdnase Second Deal Related to Confidences 214
S. W. Erdnase, Roberto Giobbi On the Erdnase System of Palming Confidences 220
S. W. Erdnase, Roberto Giobbi Riffle Shuffle Glimpse Confidences 222
Roberto Giobbi S.W.E. Shift Applications Inspired by Confidences 232
Allan Ackerman, S. W. Erdnase Thirty Minute Memorized Deck calculating positions in cyclical stackInspired by The Cardjurer 17
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break The Cardjurer 66
S. W. Erdnase, Eric Evans Ernie and Bruce meet with Erdnase at my place (or the OHDPS) one-handed get-ready for DPS from breakRelated to 53 Friends 9
S. W. Erdnase, Eric Evans Piercing the Veil Inspired by 53 Friends 13
S. W. Erdnase Riffle Shuffle Glimpse Lessons in Card Mastery 243
S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift Chasing Dovetails 30
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini Erdnase Color Change Confident Deceptions 21
S. W. Erdnase Palm Change as Color Change Steal Confident Deceptions 29
Ricky Smith The Diagonal Palm Smith comments on DPS
- From a cull
- From a deal
Inspired by Seventeen Secrets - Volume 2 41
S. W. Erdnase, Harry Houdini The Houdini Color Change Classic Fantastic 52
S. W. Erdnase, Ricky Smith Multiple Card DPS Handling Related to Card Men 60
Ricky Smith Dealing DPS way to get into "Diagonal Palm ShiftInspired by Nothing as it Seems 15
S. W. Erdnase, Ricky Smith Multiple Card DPS Handling Inspired by Nothing as it Seems 31
Ricky Smith Shuffle DPS way to get into "Diagonal Palm Shift"Inspired by Nothing as it Seems 42
Christoph Borer, S. W. Erdnase, Jack Merlin Die echte Erklärung card stacking, Stacking Formula as PatterInspired byRelated to 21 84