Cards on the Table
Cards on the Table
written by Jerry Sadowitz
1989
Work of Jerry Sadowitz
105 pages (Hardcover), published by Martin Breese
Illustrated with drawings by David Britland
Language: English
(36 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Jerry Sadowitz Foreword iii
Jerry Sadowitz Fetch! ace of spades runs around edge of fanned deck to find selection 3
Jerry Sadowitz & Dr. Jacob Daley Side Slip and Turnover two cards peeked at, one appears face up on top, other from pocket 5
Jerry Sadowitz Jack Hodes peeked at card is more or less spelled to 8
Dai Vernon Counting Glimpse as card is taken from deck in hand 9
Jerry Sadowitz A Million to One spectator shuffles deck and cuts it into two equal piles - one is red one black 11
Dai Vernon Cop Transfer similar to Marlo's Spontaneous Add 13
Jerry Sadowitz Aces in Kings red and black aces transpose 17
Jerry Sadowitz The Backward Card Trick "begins by revealing a card that has not yet been selected, after that things get even more perplexing." 20
Jerry Sadowitz Slop Shuffle Variation culling four of a kind while slop shuffling 22
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Two Card Catch top and bottom card 24
Jerry Sadowitz The Last Laugh card to laughing bag with funny presentation 26
Jerry Sadowitz Consolation four aces from bottom of deck transpose with four cards on the table 31
Jerry Sadowitz No Questions Asked Out Of Sight Out Of Mind - version, 6 possibilities varied by "Out of Outs" (Erik Nordvall, 2006) 34
Jerry Sadowitz Thanks to Hofzinser signature on back multiplies, appears on card pocketed in beginning 37
Roy Walton Paintbrush Change KM Move on Speed 38
Jerry Sadowitz The Healers unusual method 42
Jerry Sadowitz Split Marriages Royal Marriages theme, instant reverse oil and water with kings and queens 46
Gordon Bruce Split Second Deal flourish in which a card appears while apparently a single card is dealt 49
Jerry Sadowitz Broken Hearts four of hearts splits into 4 ace of hearts, pips disappear and reappear on back of selection 52
Jerry Sadowitz Card with Pips on the Back see title 52
Jerry Sadowitz Ambitious Spots card travels to top twice, then one pip at a time (2 -> 3 -> 4 ->...) 57
Edward Marlo Little Finger Pull Down very brief 58
Jerry Sadowitz Ambitious Spots 11 2nd method, card travels to top twice, then one pip at a time (2 -> 3 -> 4 ->...) 60
Jerry Sadowitz The Card that doesn't go to Pocket card to pocket with repeat in which deck except selection travels to different pockets 64
Jerry Sadowitz & Neal Elias Delayed Elias using a cut to the table 73
Jerry Sadowitz Palm Switch top card is palmed as it is apparently moved into outjogged position inspired by "Misdirection Palm" (Edward Marlo, 1953) 75
Jerry Sadowitz Shuffle Reverse overhand shuffle action reverse, selection can appear reversed at named position 77
Jerry Sadowitz Jog Palm action palm during overhand shuffle sequence, multiple cards 80
Jerry Sadowitz Pre-determined Estimation using 5-card-packet, the spectator cuts only in two possible places, following 3 routines are using it see also "The Cut Ruse" (Larry Jennings, 1997) 84
Jerry Sadowitz Basic Discovery for Pre-determined Estimation, method to find one of two cards - a two-way-out 85
Jerry Sadowitz Wilder using Pre-determined Estimation 86
Jerry Sadowitz Tears in Rain using Pre-determined Estimation 88
Jerry Sadowitz & Frederick Braue Braue Reversal and Glimpse glimpsing top two cards and reverse them in center 89
Jerry Sadowitz Name a Card Triumph from shuffled deck using riffle culling see also "Gambit Responds" (Benjamin Earl, 2009) 95
Jerry Sadowitz Final Notes 105