The Vampire Chronicles
The Vampire Chronicles
written by Karl Fulves
Work of Karl Fulves
92 pages (Spiralbound), Selfpublished
Illustrated with drawings by Joseph K. Schmidt
Language: English
(55 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Karl Fulves Introduction presentations based on vampire theme, material dated 1970-1975 2
Karl Fulves Night Life unknown face-down card placed in new pack order, when spread the card at that position is missing, repeated with other position, unknown card is this second missing card see also "Against all Odds" (Darwin Ortiz, 1995),
"O. Henry Predicts" (Karl Fulves, 1996),
"Dr. J" (Karl Fulves, 1997),
"Lady Is A Vamp" (Karl Fulves, 1997)
Karl Fulves Buried Alive 4 card packet, bottom card rises to top 8
Unknown Alignment Move 9
Karl Fulves Transfigured card put among 3 jacks and left in sight changes into fourth jack 11
Karl Fulves Lady Is A Vamp "Nigh Life" spin-off where unknown card changes into queen when put with other queens see also "Night Life" (Karl Fulves, 1997) 14
Karl Fulves The Chosen unknown sandwiched card cut in new pack order deck, card selected, in its place appears a blank card with X and sandwiched card is selection varied by "I, Vampire" (Karl Fulves, 1997) 16
Al Leech Sandwich Cut Exchange in deck, credit information, see also p. 76 see also "Ace Sandwich" (Al Leech, 1953) 17
Karl Fulves Dr. Acula unknown sandwiched card, selection on deck, sandwich placed on top and deck cut, sandwiched card now is selection 18
Karl Fulves Dr. J unknown face-down card is placed in face-up deck where spectator cuts, the card he cuts to is then the face-down card, SBS deck see also "Night Life" (Karl Fulves, 1997) 20
Karl Fulves Jekyll-Hide 6 red and 6 black cards, a black card chosen, but it isn't among the 6 black cards suddenly but among the 6 reds (identified by spectator with special glasses on) 22
Karl Fulves Night Moves card in center of tabled deck, covered with handkerchief, movement, card now on top 26
Karl Fulves Red Moon card second from top in hand, covered with handkerchief, movement, card now on top, gimmick with 2 hinged cards 27
Karl Fulves The Summons card in center, deck in hand, covered with handkerchief, spectator's palm on top, movement, card now face-up and perpendicular on top 29
Karl Fulves Second Methods sandwich cards and selection cut into deck, covered with handkerchief, then sandwich on top with selection 31
Karl Fulves Night Stalker - El Cheapo Rapping Hand stuffed glove in box moves when selection is near 33
Karl Fulves Walk By Night sandwiched card in card case is placed in transparent box, case moves around inside, then card is turned over when removed 34
Karl Fulves Silver Kiss card on pile moves up against spectator's hand, hole in cards 36
Karl Fulves Necromancer 3 selections rise to the top one by one, last one into the case, packet with cut-out hole 38
Karl Fulves Gold Rush coin travels from inside packet to card, packet with cut-out hole, with additional ideas 40
Karl Fulves Jacula deck covered, movement takes place, then card is reversed 42
Unknown Flourish Turnover with first finger around front edge 42
Karl Fulves Blue Trap deck covered with handkerchief, movement takes place, selection now inside handkerchief folds, see also p. 138 in "The Vampire Papers" for additional credits 43
Unknown Flourish Turnover with little finger around back edge 43
Karl Fulves Cristabel card signed on back and lost, deck covered with handkerchief, movement, mark now on other card outside deck 45
Karl Fulves Breathless 2 cards sandwiched, sandwich on top of deck, one of the cards vanishes 47
Unknown 5-as-4 Jordan Count 47
Karl Fulves Necroscope with handkerchief inspired by "Zombie Card Rise" (Eddie Ward, 1982) 49
Karl Fulves Nosferatu card travels from sandwich into case, case suddenly jumps to vertical position on hand 50
Paul R. Semple Rising Card on Palm Effect card rises on hand to stand upward, reprinted from Sphinx, March 1913 53
Unknown Rising Pencil pencil moves to stand upright on hand, brief 53
Karl Fulves Crossed Destinies card changes with story presentation 55
Karl Fulves Capture by Ritual Ace through 7, named value is captures by black jacks 56
Karl Fulves Power of One pyramid layout with cards, orientation is reversed and values reverse with it, 2 methods inspired by "Turnabout Coins" (Martin Gardner, 1971),
see also "Paranoiac Pyramid" (Shigeo Futagawa, Jan. 1992, Genii)
Karl Fulves The Convert 4 cards all become bite marks 61
Karl Fulves Mirrors Never Lie card vanishes from packet but remains visible in mirror, card with mirror surface see also "Reflection" (Fr. Cyprian, Chronicles #36, 1988),
"The Card in the Mirror of the Mind" (Roberto Giobbi, 2012)
Frederick Braue Braue Reverse 63
Karl Fulves Zoltan 67
Karl Fulves Vampire Cull any seven named, 4 sevens outjogged and pushed in again, named one rises to top 68
Karl Fulves Polidori Principle one of 4 jacks transforms into selection, only visible in mirror 70
Karl Fulves Vampire Cull Strip-Out Addition 70
Karl Fulves The Invaders sandwich cards on top and bottom, four-of-a-kind named and upjogged, suit named, all squared and cut, named card sandwiched 70
Karl Fulves House No. 5 4 deuces, one named, it's the only one face-down, it's placed in case, then 4 cards removed from case - they're the jacks see also "Loves Diamond" (Fulves, The Fine Print #4),
"Silent Knight" (Karl Fulves, 1997),
"Blue Blood" (Karl Fulves, 1997)
Karl Fulves I, Vampire blank sandwiched card becomes chosen card, sandwich in deck, impromptu handling of "The Chosen", 2 methods inspired by "The Chosen" (Karl Fulves, 1997) 74
Karl Fulves Ace of Diamonds as Blank Card 74
Karl Fulves While You Sleep 4 queens in case, jack added, it vanishes, "HELL"-paper-fold, story presentation, "For a long time, at parties, this was a requested effect." 77
Karl Fulves Dracula's Secrets "sampling of vampire lore" 83
Karl Fulves Vampire Humor lines 84
Karl Fulves Blue Blood no-force version of "House No. 5", using two-compartment wallet or envelope see also "House No. 5" (Karl Fulves, 1997) 85
Karl Fulves Silent Knight 4 queens, one placed in case, suit named, other three queens shown and named one is missing, in case are only the 4 jacks, version of "House No. 5" see also "House No. 5" (Karl Fulves, 1997) 88
Karl Fulves Hocus Poker Handling see also "Hocus Poker" (Karl Fulves, 1981) 89
Karl Fulves 4-Card Brainwave Handling 90
Karl Fulves Two-Story Castle named queen, which is never seen, changes into a jack, 2 card cases used in presentation, using Quartet gimmick 90
Karl Fulves Stapled 3-Card Catch sandwich is stapled together after Müller's "Three-Card Catch", posed as problem 91
Karl Fulves Undead Ends suggestions of non-card vampire themed effects, e.g. Drinking Bird (physics toy) 92