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Jack Merlin To Name the Hole Cards in the Stud Game knowing the first dealt cards 1927/28 Merlin at the Card Table 12
Theodore Annemann Thoughts in General: Poker Hand Solitaire arranging poker hands from 25 cards 1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 12) 58
Charles T. Jordan Poker Player's Deal royal flush in named suit is located underneath handkerchief 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 368
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect see also "Bang!" (Roberto Giobbi, 2016),
varied by "Jinx-Ed" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1952)
1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 209
Unknown Dishonesty at its Apogee naming cards during the deal from time to time 1940 Expert Card Technique 151
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top 1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
John J. Crimmins Jr. Call Poker spectator chooses five cards in various way and ends up with Royal Flush inspired by "Four Card Force" (1940) 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 129) 742
Gerald Lynton Kaufman Poker Challenge bet/game in which performer and spectator openly draw cards, solution on page 885 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 150) 881
Louis Zingone & Jean Hugard & Frederick Braue The Flying Cards also as poker deal inspired by "The Zingone Spread" (Louis Zingone, 1940) 1942 Miracle Shuffles and Tricks 19
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 58
Neal Elias Zingone Spread Poker Deal idea inspired by "The Zingone Spread" (Louis Zingone, 1940) 1946 At the Table Tricks 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler five people build a poker hand, after the cards are apparently mixed and the deck cut, all get the same cards again in the next round 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 117) 471
John Scarne The Four Royal Flushes Performer removes high cards (10, J, Q, K, A) from shuffled deck, deals out four hands of Royal Flushes (Interlocking Chain Principle) varied by "Stuart's Strip Poker" (Joseph Barry, 2017) 1950 Scarne on Card Tricks 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Jinx-Ed eights and aces dealt in poker hand inspired by "Dead Man's Hand" (Henry Christ, 1937) 1952 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 269) 1074
Martin Gardner Poker Problem open drawing of cards, solution on p. 1104 see also "Head to Head" (Tom Craven, 1980) 1953 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 275) 1101
Unknown Card Stand for Gambler's Rehearsal to perform poker deals for larger crowd 1954 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 98
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Fantasies spectators get remembered hands again, poker and bridge deal inspired by "Anyone for Bridge?" (Gerald Kosky, 1957) 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Scrambled Straights straights, all hands, Gilbreath precursor (see Fulves' "When Psychics..." reference) see also "Scrambled Straights" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Karl Fulves, 2004),
varied by "Crooked Straight" (Karl Fulves, 2004),
"Stretching A Straight" (Karl Fulves, 2004)
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Run-Up bringing deck back in order, when doing gambling (dealing) routines 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 6
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Encore! encore to Koldex, spectators chose a poker hand and after deck is shuffled and cut, they get the same again see also "Koldex Deluxe" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 8
Dai Vernon Sure Fire Showdown ten Card Poker Principle, strippers see also "The Psychological Loser" (Daniel Dobson, 1970) 1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 69
Al Koran Double Deal dealing five people the same cards, set up, 25 duplicates, siamesa 1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 119
Karl Fulves Color Control - Mentalists Night Out after a riffle shuffle some pairs and features of the hands are foreseen, ESP deck see also "Incorporated Color Control" (Karl Fulves, 1967) 1967 Epilogue (Issue 1) 2
Francis Haxton Gambler's Last Chance performer holds four cards, spectator choses any card face-down, it completes Royal Flush inspired by "Smart Alexis" (Stewart James, 1967) 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 113
Terry Guyatt & Edward Marlo Guyatt's Drunken Cut Improved deck shuffled face up face down, still good hands dealt see also "Poker Dream" (Frank Garcia & John Scarne, 1972),
"Swift Poker Deal" (Allen Swift, 1972),
"Irish Poker" (Walt Lees, 1979)
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 63
Karl Fulves Cyclic Poker performer knows cards in poker hands after a riffle shuffle with pinochle deck 1968 Epilogue (Issue 3) 22
Karl Fulves The Cast of the Cards "Cards & Dice", poker deal, values determined by roll of dice show up in one hand 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 152
Karl Fulves Demon Dice "Cards & Dice", 9 poker dice, 3 spectators combine a hand and they're dealt out 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 153
Karl Fulves Babel Bruce Cervon at the Castle, weird Poker Problem, James Randi and his broken back 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 182
Karl Fulves Marked Improvement cards shuffled and dealt in groups of five, marks on back of cards of one pile tell what's in the next pile see also "Swindle Sheet", Issue 1 (Fulves) 1969 Faro & Riffle Technique (Section "Riffle Shuffle Techniques") 31
Jon Racherbaumer Addition to Marlo's "Matching Miracle" poker hand duplication, see "Matching Miracle" (The New Tops, July 1966) 1969 Hierophant (Issue 1) 26
Karl Fulves The Compleat Gamester proposition bets
- Birthday Bet (see p. 292 for Mel Stover comment)
- Red And Black
- License Plate Poker
- Ace-Deuce-Jack Variations
- Black And White
- Coin Swindles
- 3-Card Poker
- Odds On Favorite
see also p. 282 for comment by Lu Brent,
"The Compleat Gamester Addition" (Martin Gardner, 1970),
varied by "The Omega Bet - Updated" (Nick Trost & Al Thatcher, 1997)
1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 9) 272
Jay Ose & Frank Garcia Shoot-Out Poker Royal Flush shoots out of the deck, secret rubber band 1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 84
Roy Walton Informer four quarters on table with an unknown indicator card in front of each, spectator cuts off a pile of each quarter, the indicator cards predict how many cards have been cut off of each pile, in second phase two poker hands are constructed from two piles 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 2) 575
Frank Garcia & George Schindler Duck Poker strange... no effect really 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 126
Lin Searles Idiot's Shuffle cards shuffled face-up/face-down (for real), then four eights (instead of aces) are dealt varied by "The Spectator Makes a Sandwich!" (Peter Duffie, 1997) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 664
Lin Searles Problems suggesting two plots where the performer turns his back
- spectator switches two poker hands of several and performer can identify them
- spectator deals poker hands, one from the bottom, that hand is identified
1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 670
Lin Searles 3 Jacks Three Jacks Deal elaboration, see also p. 735 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 672
Edward Marlo & Ron Wilson Solving a Problem problem by Ron Wilson, 5 jokers are held by performer and exchanged one by one, still the performer hold 5 jokers 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 39
Edward Marlo Posing and Solving a Problem but with different colored backs see also "Solving a Problem" (Edward Marlo & Ron Wilson, 1974) 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 41
Karl Fulves Doomed packet trick with two poker hands see also notes on p. 312 1976 Epilogue (Section "Special No 5") 301
Karl Fulves Doomed Again packet trick with two poker hands inspired by "Honeycutt's Honeycutter" (Al Honeycutt, 1953) 1976 Epilogue (Section "Special No 5") 302
Murray Bonfeld Vernon's Aces plus Kings Kings and Aces lost, found and dealt, extension inspired by "Vernon's Aces" (Dai Vernon, 1962) 1976 Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 37
Roy Walton Chiefly Yourselves four cards are lost in the deck and their values used to find a good poker hand. The cards find themselves and one more. 1976 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1) 307
Karl Fulves Psychik Kards spectator chooses card needed to fill Royal Flush 1977 Packet Switches (Part Four) 243
David Bornstein Pay Up performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with four Aces, color changing backs kicker inspired by "To Pay the Price" (Ron Wilson, Talisman, Jan 1971),
see also "According to Hoyle" (Karl Fulves, 1968)
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1172
Martin A. Nash Poker Smoker centers, not presented as centers though 1979 Sleight Unseen 422
Martin A. Nash Any Way that you Want it named aces at named positions, false dealing see also "Any Way That You Want It" (Martin A. Nash, 1980) 1979 Sleight Unseen 418
Paul Swinford Hickock Rides Again with Dead Man's Hand presentation, faro 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 10
Jerry Mentzer & Lin Searles A Poker Plot spectator deal royal flush from bottom 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 35
Karl Fulves The Gambler's Third Lesson introduction, On presenting Gambling Material 1979 Gambler's Third Lesson 1
Karl Fulves Boxed Rounds five blue cards inserted into cased red deck, then poker hand dealt, spectator gets all blue cards which are royal flush, flap-flap 1979 Inner Sanctum 40
Paul Harris A Subtle Poker Move performer's cards multiply from 5 to about 15, then the spectator's cards as well varied by "A Subtle Poker Move (revised)" (Paul Harris, 1996) 1979 Close-up Entertainer 60
Tom Craven Head to Head puzzle/bet, head-to-head poker game, cards are openly chosen, yet performer wins see also "Poker Problem" (Martin Gardner, 1953) 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 393
Jeff Busby The Constant Straight Routine straights show up despite shuffling and mixing, seven phases, with packet see also "Polar Repulsion Straights" (Jeff Busby, 1980) 1980 Curioser 21
Jeff Busby Polar Repulsion Straights "The same as Constant Straight Routine only more so!" see also "The Constant Straight Routine" (Jeff Busby, 1980) 1980 Curioser 24
Alex Elmsley Blind Stud cards are cut and dealt out, things about hands are revealed with back turned, gray code to base 4 1980 Curioser 36
Karl Fulves Applications 3. Side Steal Placement, hole card is placed 1981 Side Steal 39
Karl Fulves For Openers on gambling tricks 1981 Octet 1
Jerry K. Hartman Hokum Poker shuffled deck, hand removed and later mated hand is dealt, featuring impromptu stacking, Dead Man's Hand presentation 1981 Octet 3
Karl Fulves Draw Play two royal flushes shuffled, one turns face-up and when dealt is dealt to performer, except previously value which is transposed, optional color-changing back kicker 1981 Octet 49
Father Cyprian Knockout Poker spectator shuffles and gives half the cards to performer, both construct strong poker hand, performer wins 1981 Octet 54
Karl Fulves Notes on Knockout spectator shuffles and gives half the cards to performer, both construct strong poker hand, performer wins inspired by "Knockout Poker" (Father Cyprian, 1981) 1981 Octet 55
Edward Marlo Of Course I can deal a good Poker Hand! combo with control, false dealing see also "Gardner-Marlo Poker Routine" (Martin Gardner & Edward Marlo, 1942) 1983 Marlo without Tears 206
Harry Lorayne Poker Challenge controlling single card in certain poker hand, it fills a Royal Flush, redealing principle 1984 The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 67
Allan Slaight Guise Winner five hands of poker are redealt to same persons, spectator names missing card (Premonition) 1984 Arcane (Issue 11) 144
Jerry K. Hartman Top Draw-Er spectator choses card to complete royal flush 1985 Best of Friends - Volume II 280
William Larsen & Jack McMillen Poker Deal performer knows other player's hole cards, then gets aces (1937) 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 25
Murray Bonfeld Double Poker Control faro, Free-Cut Principle inspired by "Vernon's Aces" (Dai Vernon, 1962) 1986 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 1256
Karl Fulves Transpoker two poker hands, each Ace through Five in red and black, spectator names one of the values, performer shuffles the hands together and deals, named value is only odd-backed card in both hands, "transposition shuffle" see also "Unit Transpo" (Karl Fulves, 1970),
"Shuttle Shuffle" (Karl Fulves, 1973),
varied by "Transpoker III" (Karl Fulves, 1986),
"Transpoker II" (Karl Fulves, 1986)
1986 The Return Trip 11
Karl Fulves Transpoker II another method inspired by "Transpoker" (Karl Fulves, 1986) 1986 The Return Trip 17
Karl Fulves Transpoker III reverse faro method inspired by "Transpoker" (Karl Fulves, 1986),
see also "Duo Spell" (Paul Swinford, 1968)
1986 The Return Trip 18
Dai Vernon The David and Goliath Deal aces shoot out of the deck, hidden rubber band 1989 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 111
Philip T. Goldstein Knowker performer divines high card in poker hand, then full hand 1989 Fifth 8
Karl Fulves Even Handed two poker hands with face-up/face-down cards, spectator exchanges any two cards, when poker hands are examined they're the same, posed as problem 1989 And a Packet of Cards 56
Karl Fulves Tenvelopes ten cards in 10 envelopes, performer and spectator each chose a card from those, envelopes shuffled and dealt, performer wins and the two previous selections are odd-backed see also "Blue Alternate" (Karl Fulves, 1989),
"Tenvelopes Three" (Karl Fulves, 1989),
"Tenvelopes Two" (Karl Fulves, 1989),
varied by "Zenvelopes" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1996)
1989 Prototype 49
Karl Fulves Tenvelopes Two ten cards in 10 envelopes, performer and spectator each chose a card from those, envelopes shuffled and dealt, performer wins and the two previous selections are odd-backed, face-up/face-down elaboration see also "Tenvelopes" (Karl Fulves, 1989) 1989 Tenvelopes Two 1
Karl Fulves Tenvelopes Three another method see also "Tenvelopes" (Karl Fulves, 1989) 1989 Tenvelopes Two 3
Karl Fulves Blue Alternate variation of "Tenvelopes" see also "Tenvelopes" (Karl Fulves, 1989) 1989 Tenvelopes Two 6
Bruce Cervon To Pay The Price performer switches cards with spectators, yet is left with four Aces inspired by "To Pay the Price" (Ron Wilson, Talisman, Jan 1971) 1990 Ultra Cervon 26
Harry Lorayne Straight Away despite spectator's shuffling, 2 straights are dealt, gilbreath 1990 Trend Setters 251
Marty Kane Poke Poker kind of Royal Flush Production build around "Ginsburg Poke" 1991 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 10) 1984
Philip T. Goldstein Playing Cards cards in poker hand divined, "Centrifugal Poker" 1991 Thavant 4
Jack Carpenter & Stephen Hobbs Thoughts on Card Cheating An Essay with Examples 1992 Modus Operandi 141
Rafael Benatar Marmalade Poker several changes inspired by "The Biological Shuffle" (Paul Harris, 1982) 1993 Three Professional Card Routines 20
Mel Lambdin Royal Poker Deal restacking set-up, good poker hands 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 8) 2397
Alex Elmsley Blind Stud cards are cut and dealt out, things about hands are revealed with back turned, gray code to base 4 1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 406
Karl Fulves DU/Process 13-card packet distributed via down/under deal, 2 four-of-a-kinds and a royal flush come out 1994 Crooked Tales 7
Karl Fulves Odd Number Theory five odd-valued cards, one thought of and performer removes four cards from pocket that are missing thought-of card to complete straight flush 1994 Crooked Tales 54
Karl Fulves Unpaired Poker value matchings in 4x4 layout 1994 Crooked Tales 77
Gene Maze Inverted Poker push-through failure with aces that are then reversed in position for dealing 1994 Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 95
Joseph K. Schmidt The Untimely Demise of "Mike" McGuff story presentation 1995 New Card Control Systems 81
Karl Fulves Paradox Poker performer stacks 4 royal flush cards for 4 players, spectator distributes hole cards and completes royal flush, fake stacking 1995 Setting Up Exercises 16
Paul Harris A Subtle Poker Move (revised) performer's cards multiply from 5 to about 15, in second round he has killer hand inspired by "A Subtle Poker Move" (Paul Harris, 1979),
varied by "The Bugs Bunny Dang Deal" (Steve Mayhew, 2011)
1996 The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Section "Close-up Entertainer") 123
Karl Fulves Pat Hand Pete performer cuts at a pair in shuffled deck to complete a full house 1996 Blocking Off 94
Karl Fulves Gambler's Den chapter intro, on gambling demonstrations 1996 Blocking Off 174
James Swain Rules of the Game from shuffled deck the performer produces all nine possible poker hands
credit information
1996 Miracles with Cards 169
Nick Trost Tenkai Poker Deal Cards shuffled face up/down, poker hands are dealt, only magician gets face down cards (plot credited to Persi Diaconis, routine inspired by Ricky Jay's routine on Learned Pigs and Fireproof Women) 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 108
Nick Trost Calling the Hands inspired by "ESP + Math" (Karl Fulves, 1968) 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 115
Karl Fulves Vampire Poker card at thought-of position in five-card packet predicted 1997 The Vampire Papers 133
Peter Duffie The Fourmost Card reversed in packet of 25 cards. Packet is "mixed" and dealt into five poker hands - hand with reversed card contains four of a kind, other hands are mixed inspired by "Draw Test" (Karl Fulves, Rigmarole) 1997 Effortless Card Magic 67
Chris Carter Mental Prediction shuffled deck, from thirteen cards a spectator choses best possible poker hand, performer divines it and had predicted it too 1997 L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 51
Karl Fulves Fragments "The First Layout", poker presentation 1998 Mutus Nomen 14
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2000 Northeast 1
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2000 OCMC Notes 3
Andrew Wimhurst Rum Punch #2 chosen cards are dealt in poker hand, fair handling due to punch deal 2001 Jiggery Pokery 16
Andrew Wimhurst Rum Punch #3 chosen cards are dealt in poker hand, fair handling due to punch deal and tactile one-way deck 2001 Jiggery Pokery 16
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 2001 Hex Squared 52
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 loses see also "Swindle & Cheat" (1991) 2001 Hex Squared 90
Philip T. Goldstein Deci-Diced poker themed version with five cards of previous effect 2002 Redivider 43
Philip T. Goldstein Mull I, Will I Win? I Will, I Will! Um... a/k/a Engage Le Jeu Que Je Le Gagne
a/k/a Drawer's Reward
Dead Man's Hand presentation
2002 Redivider 62
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2002 Flaunting Five Fanciful Formulae 1
Alan Wakeling & Jim Steinmeyer one rule of Matrix poker sixteen card matrix, cards chosen, they're predicted 2003 Artificial conclusions 28
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2003 Saint Louis Notes 1
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2003 Singapore Notes 3
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2003 ... Land Notes 3
John Bannon Degrees Of Freedom CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, combo to produce royal flush 2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 128
John Bannon Origami Poker CATO, Koenig's Tapestry, combo to produce royal flush 2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 144
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Karl Fulves Scrambled Straights on Rusduck's trick as Gilbreath precursor see also "Scrambled Straights" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 2004 When Psychics Play Poker 4
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 straight inspired by "Scrambled Straights" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 2004 Under Tension 33
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 2004 Under Tension 36
Philip T. Goldstein Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2004 MINDvention Notes 1
David Ben Bertram, Braue And Ben combination with 2 more phases: 6 handed deal, Texas Hold'em deal, table faros inspired by "Braue Poker Deal" (Frederick Braue, 1940) 2005 Penumbra (Issue 9) 12
Karl Fulves Pyramid Poker twelve card layout on table, named type of poker hand build at the end 2007 Word Play 24
Karl Fulves Pseudo Poker eight cards, 4 envelopes, 2 random cards placed in an envelope each, performer divines content 2007 Word Play 29
Nick Trost Wild Bill Revisited Dead Man story 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 101
Nick Trost The Spectator's Straight Flush I Gilbreath, spectator locates straight flush 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 111
Nick Trost & Al Leech The Spectator's Straight Flush II spectator locates straight flush 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 113
Nick Trost The Gambler's Luck 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 114
Justin Higham Digital Poker Deck placed in pocket, full house pulled out with each card clipped between the fingers see also "Digital Aces" (Justin Higham, 2008) 2008 Dexterity Manual 41
Justin Higham No-Palm Digital Poker Alternative method for Digital Poker 2008 Dexterity Manual 43
Woody Aragon Psychic Poker after shuffle 4 poker hands are divined, one predicted, full deck stack, gilbreath 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 65
R. Paul Wilson Tupelo Paul simplified variation inspired by "Cincinnati Pit" (Pit Hartling, 2003) 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 157
Steve Beam One is the Loneliest performer and spectator get cards to complete 4-card pokerhand, performer wins 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 177
David Malek Dealing Procedure in Gambling Demonstrations how to speed up dealing for a game 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Apr 28") 129
Derek DelGaudio Double George card removed by spectator, poker hands dealt and missing card completes straight flush, two handlings see also "Stuart's Strip Poker" (Joseph Barry, 2017) 2010 Derek DelGaudio 12
Steve Mayhew The Bugs Bunny Dang Deal performers hand suddenly has over 15 cards, in the next round the spectator's hand grows and performer has Royal Flush inspired by "A Subtle Poker Move (revised)" (Paul Harris, 1996) 2011 Full Frontal Mayhew 3
Woody Aragon Erdnase spectator shuffles, five hands dealt. "Erdnase" gets four aces and a Joker 2011 A Book in English 181
Benjamin Earl Less is More Gambling Demonstration false gambling demonstration of ace location, false dealing, stacking, shuffle tracking, card mucking and four of a kind climax 2015 Less is More Bonus 10
Pit Hartling Types of Gambling Tricks list 2015 Quarterly (Section "3 (Summer 2015)") 30
Steve Beam Mind Over Anti-Matter Random cards from a spectator-shuffled deck distributed to four participants. With free choices of which cards to eliminate, they all end up with one card. When combined, the cards form a royal flush. inspired by "ESP-Bingo" (Mat Roelof, New Pentagram, Dec. 1985),
"A Star is Born" (Steve Beam, 2015)
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 51
Steve Beam Facade Version of Lewis Jones effect where questions are asked and the true or false answers are spelt/dealt into piles on the table, ultimately producing a royal flush. see also "Persona" (Lewis Jones, Persona, 2013),
"Prefiguration" (Larry Jennings, 1986)
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 72
Steve Beam Royal Roundup Despite the audience shuffling the deck, the magician is able to reverse their shuffles and produce a royal flush. inspired by "Moracle" (Lin Searles, 1971) 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 59
Steve Beam Moracool A "Moracle" effect which produces the four aces on top of the packets (for poker) and four jacks on the face (for blackjack). inspired by "Moracle" (Lin Searles, 1971),
see also "Binary Bypass" (Steve Beam, 2015)
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 64
Steve Beam More Cool Moracool Procedure for producing poker hand using the reverse faro. see also "Bottom Feeder" (Steve Beam, 2015) 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 64
Max Maven* Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2016 Session Notes 3
Pit Hartling Duplicity two poker hands dealt after spectator's riffle shuffle, exact deal duplicated with second deck by performer 2016 In Order to Amaze 80
Pit Hartling Fairy Tale Poker eight-handed poker deal in which wanted hands appear, all hands full-house or better 2016 In Order to Amaze 190
Pit Hartling Quick Change spectator finds straight flush to fit selection, then changes the card to make a Royal Flush to fit second selection, for Tamariz or Aronson stack 2016 In Order to Amaze 200
Pit Hartling Poker Night at the Improv all possible poker hands produced in increasing order, "Any Poker Hand the Magician Calls For" 2016 In Order to Amaze 210
Roberto Giobbi Jinxed Cards presentational idea 2016 Hidden Agenda (Section "Apr 19") 114
Joseph Barry Stuart's Strip Poker spectator thinks of card, shuffles and removes it, cards dealt and missing card completes straight inspired by "Package Deal" (Stewart James, James File I, p. 1089),
"The Four Royal Flushes" (John Scarne, 1950),
see also "Double George" (Derek DelGaudio, 2010)
2017 Operandi (Issue 2) 20