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Theodore Annemann The Last of the Think Stop Tricks two cards, think stop by selecting number between one and ten, duplicates 1934 SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 28
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1935") 44
Theodore Annemann Composite Routine spectator remembers card and its position, performer places card in pocket, turns out to be selections, three phases with different methods 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 206
Unknown Softened Corner corner bent back and forth until soft/broken, short card substitute 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 395
Unknown The Short Card discussing Types of Short Cards, Cutting a Short Card 1938 Greater Magic 364
Unknown Impromptu Short Card broken corners 1938 Greater Magic 464
Ralph W. Hull The Tuned Deck six phases, 2 corner shorts see also "Sensitive Fingertips" (Bill Simon, 1949) 1938 Greater Magic 517
Dr. Jacob Daley Short Card Anecdote 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 79) 516
Theodore Annemann Impromptu Tricks Using A "Short" Card general remarks
A. Trimmed End
B. Broken Corner
C. Corner Short
1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 40
Theodore Annemann Composite Routine spectator remembers card and its position, performer places card in pocket, turns out to be selections, three phases with different methods 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 44
Theodore Annemann The Migrating Pasteboard card travels from red half to black half, corner-short stranger card 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 45
Henry Christ Lies! Lies! Lies! corner short or one-way back 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 48
Unknown Corner Short Peek Force 1945 Future Reverse 12
J. B. Bobo The Isolated Key corner dotted card in center as reference 1947 Watch This One! 32
Unknown The Short-Card - The Corner-Short principles for the corner-short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 4
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Fan Cut method to bring corner short to the top 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 9
George G. Kaplan Locating the Corner-Short, and the Delayed-Action Control using the corner-short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 6
Unknown The Pencil Dot mark for the corner-short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 6
Unknown To bring the corner-short to the Bottom of the Pack two methods 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 11
Unknown To Control a Selected Card by Means of the Corner-Short Hindu shuffle 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 12
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Control of a Glimpsed Card by Means of the Corner-Short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 12
George G. Kaplan Retaining Control of several Glimpsed Cards by Means of the Corner-Short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 14
George G. Kaplan Controlling Three Selected Cards by Means of the Corner-Short Hindu Shuffle handling 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 16
George G. Kaplan To bring a Prearranged Packet above a Chosen Card by Means of the Corner-Short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 18
George G. Kaplan Obtaining a Desired Packet Instantly by Means of the Corner-Short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 19
George G. Kaplan Using the Corner-Short to Retain a Prearranged Deck in Order using corner-short as divider 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 19
George G. Kaplan The Secret Gadget using nail-clip to short corners 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 5
George G. Kaplan Advantages of the Corner-Short Procedure general comments on the use of corner shorts 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 5
George G. Kaplan Avoiding Contrasts how to address the problem of white edges after cutting corners short 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 8
Unknown To Bring the Corner-Short to the Top of the Pack 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 8
Unknown Double-Back Corner-Short Location out of the room selection see also "Turn of the Century" (Paul Curry, 1974) 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 44
Audley Walsh Audley's Best 1952 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 270) 1078
Edward Marlo Broken Corner corner short substitute, Note 1 1956 Fingertip Control 22
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Flip Deck cutting to any named card, gaffed deck see also "Instanto" (Billy O'Connor, 1940) 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 13
Edward Marlo Tapping on Table to locate a type of short card 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Section "5 I Shuffled the Cards") 10
Dai Vernon The Corner Short many tips like bringing it to certain position or above/below selected cards 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 150
Unknown Tapping on Table locating corner short see also "Tapping on Table" (Edward Marlo, 1970),
"Tapping on Table" (1987)
1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 150
J. B. Bobo Triple Threat Card dotted, corner short, edge marked see also Genii, Aug. 1947, p. 368 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 194
Edward Marlo Reverse Fingertip Control forcing thick or short card, riffled from the back to the front, two methods 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 64
Edward Marlo Incredible Fingertip Location two fingertip peeked at cards are located with lots of shuffling by spectator, corner short (Marlo Key Card) 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 65
Edward Marlo Triple Fingertip Control corner short card (Marlo Key Card) 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 66
Edward Marlo Marlo Key Card two corner shorts, punch, crimp, edge mark, see page 156 for additional observations see also "The SCaM Card" (2014) 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 69
Edward Marlo Tapping on Table to locate corner short, see also references where Vernon credits a San Francisco gambler see also "Tapping on Table" (1967),
"Tapping on Table" (1987)
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 64
Edward Marlo Corner Short Control multiple cards one by one using Marlo Key Card, tabled shuffles 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 104
Edward Marlo Pre-Determined Four - Fourth Effect A Fingertip Peeked card vanishes, waxed corner short 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 107
Philip T. Goldstein On the Corner Short advantages, finding it, controlling a selection with it 1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 2
Theodore Annemann Snapped Corner corner broken but attached 1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 3
Karl Fulves Technicolor Cards performer cuts to four aces, but they have different back color, then he cuts to correct aces but then deck changes color
- The Magician Cuts to the Aces
- The Gambler Cuts to the Aces
inspired by "No-Crimp Ace Cutting" (Karl Fulves, 1973),
see also "Babel" (Karl Fulves, 1975),
varied by "R & B" (Bob Brook, 1979)
1974 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 1
Bernard Bilis Everywhere Everywhere and Nowhere variation, five cards shown to be the same card before changing into five selections 1976 Close Up, French Style 11
Thomas Alan Waters LeNormand's Legacy question is written on a blank tarot card, card lost in the deck and a reading is given see also T. A. Waters in "Genii" Vol. 28, No. 1, 1963 1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Section "Omnimancy") 99
Thomas Alan Waters LeNormand's Legacy II question is written on a blank tarot card, card lost in the deck and a reading is given, different handling 1981 Mind, Myth & Magick (Section "Omnimancy") 101
Roger Crosthwaite The Crosthwaite Key Card with ink dot 1981 The Commercial Card Magic of Roger Crosthwaite 22
Roger Crosthwaite Multiple Card Control with the Crosthwaite Key Card 1981 The Commercial Card Magic of Roger Crosthwaite 23
Dai Vernon On the Corner-Short locating a corner short card and other things 1987 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 2
Bruce Cervon Two Corner Short Controls overhand and riffle shuffle, using corner short 1987 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 5
Harry Riser Estimation Help jogged corner short 1987 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 7
Tom Gagnon Faro Control corner short next to selection unaffected by faro shuffle 1987 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 7
Unknown Tapping on Table by some San Francisco Gambler, locating corner short see also "Marlo Short Card" (Edward Marlo, 1964),
"Tapping on Table" (Edward Marlo, 1970)
1987 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 2
Edward Marlo Memo-Deck Index memorized deck with corner short key cards as pocket index 1992 The Olram File (Issue 11) 1
Frederick Braue Card to Wallet duplicate 1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 18
Unknown The Little-finger Count plus many applications 1994 Card College - Volume 1 201
Unknown Corner Short Riffle Force corner short 1996 The Books of Wonder - Volume 1 48
Karl Fulves Lifting at Corner Short without riffling 1996 Blocking Off 27
Karl Fulves Side Effects gaffed deck with various shortened cards, cutting to any card of tabled deck see also "Instanto" (Billy O'Connor, 1940),
"Simple Stebbins" (Karl Fulves, 1996)
1996 Blocking Off 32
Karl Fulves Cheat Deck card thought (one person suit, another value), stacked and five cards corner shorted 1996 Blocking Off 47
Karl Fulves Short End short card as key 1996 Blocking Off 118
Karl Fulves No-Break Cull using thick or short card 1996 Blocking Off 119
Karl Fulves Notes On The Date Deck - The Last Ten Years
- Short Cuts
- Open Dates
1997 Day For Any Date 30
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser & Juan Tamariz Everywhere and Nowhere three indifferent cards and the deck change into spetator's selection and then back to normal 2000 Card College - Volume 4 827
Philip T. Goldstein O a word deck and ABC cards are used, chosen word is divined 2003 Saint Louis Notes 6
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 shuffles see also The New Phoenix #397,
"Fake Counting" (Karl Fulves, 1982)
2005 Card Counting (2005 edition) 58
Bill Abbott Corner Short Control 2008 Cocktail Card Magic 16
Paul Vigil The More the Merrier multiple selection routine with eight cards, ends with Triumph 2014 Classic Fantastic 5
Unknown The SCaM Card on the "Shortened, Crimped and Marked Card" see also "Marlo Key Card" (Edward Marlo, 1970) 2014 Classic Fantastic 15
Unknown The Short on the corner short 2014 Classic Fantastic 16
Vanni Bossi Cornered three locator cards
- The Incised Corner
- The Thin Corner
- The Jointed Corner
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 65