Shuffle Controls
99 entries in CategoriesCardsSleightsControlsSingle Card ControlsShuffle Controls
Search within these entries:
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page CARC Categories
S. W. Erdnase The Blind Shuffle For Securing Selected Card with palm off for a spectator shuffle 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 141
Unknown Novel Card Discovery - First Method cards counted during spreading during selection, replaced at known position, controlled via jog shuffle 1909 The Art of Magic 40
Unknown The "Mahatma" Substitutes Substitutes for the Pass, three versions 1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 32
Edward Bagshawe The Bagshawe Substitute 1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 33
Victor Farelli & Unknown The "Riffle" Substitutes riffle shuffle
- Using a "Longitudinal Bridge"
- Using the Veneri "Flesh" Break
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 34
Unknown The Hindu Shuffle as a Substitute for the Pass one or multiple card control 1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 3
Unknown An Easy Substitute for the Pass starting like Charlier Pass, overhand shuffle 1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 6
Unknown The Break and Overhand Shuffle No. 1 of "Substitutes for the Pass" 1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 91
Unknown The Riffle Return No. 2 of "Substitutes for the Pass" 1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 92
Unknown A Smart Location card is inserted and hit through deck, control with riffle shuffle 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 23
Jean Hugard Oops Control Variation reversed key card that is accidentally discovered 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 49
Unknown The Simple Pass overhand shuffle control, mahatma 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 381
Unknown A Good Location overhand shuffle control 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 383
Unknown The Shuffle Location jog-shuffle 1938 Greater Magic 41
Unknown Substitutes for the Pass: I. Misdirection Mahatma Overhand Shuffle Control 1938 Greater Magic 186
Unknown The Hindu Shuffle genuine shuffle and as single/multiple card control 1938 Greater Magic 187
Unknown The Optical Shuffle back-and-forth false shuffle applied to card control 1938 Greater Magic 189
Unknown The Break and Shuffle overhand 1938 Greater Magic 189
Orville Wayne Meyer Riffle Shuffle Control in the hands 1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 11
Theodore Annemann & Unknown Light on the Hindu Shuffle control to top 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 56) 398
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Variation to control a card 1940 Expert Card Technique 69
Jean Hugard Hugard Card Control center clip overhand shuffle 1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 6
Unknown A Reversed Card as a Key Card 1941 The Stripper Deck 7
Unknown The Stripper Jog Control controlling reversed card in stripper deck 1941 The Stripper Deck 9
Unknown The Simplified Pass control to top via riffle shuffle 1941 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 195
Unknown How to Get A Card Placed in Middle of Deck to "Bottom" of Deck pass or riffle shuffle 1941 / 27 Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 252
Edward Marlo The Riffle Pass controlling a card or cards to top with a riffle shuffle 1945 Early Marlo (Section "Oddity & Other Miracles") 82
Edward Marlo The Riffle Pass controlling a card or cards to top with a riffle shuffle 1946 Early Marlo (Section "Marlo's Discoveries") 48
J. B. Bobo Multiple Card Control hindu shuffle control to bottom for one or multiple cards, crimp addition see also "Multiple Card Control" (Dai Vernon, 1950) 1947 Watch This One! 15
J. B. Bobo Control to Second from Bottom Hindu shuffle 1947 Watch This One! 68
Unknown Spread and Break Control getting in Overhand Shuffle Position 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 122
Unknown Overhand Shuffle Control 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 9
Unknown Overhand Break Control 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 117
Unknown Reversed Location using a reversed card 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 180
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Control 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 191
Al Leech A Simple Card Control control card at a certain position with the hindu shuffle or a double cut 1949 For Card Men Only 27
Dai Vernon Multiple Card Control Hindu Shuffle and crimp/locator see also "Multiple Card Control" (J. B. Bobo, 1947),
varied by "Dai Vernon's Multiple Card Control" (Dai Vernon & Roberto Giobbi, 2012)
1950 Expert Card Technique 453
Edward Marlo The Shuffle Control sequences to control peeked at cards with overhand shuffles, one by one or more at once
A. Shuffle Control for One or More Cards to the Top
B. Shuffle Control to Bottom
C. Double Peek Shuffle Control to Bottom
D. Double Peek Shuffle Control with Repeat
E. Double Peek Shuffle Control to Top and Bottom
F. Double Peek Shuffle Control to Bottom by Pull Out Method
G. Triple Peek Shuffle Control to the Bottom
1952 Control Systems 32
Bill Simon Shuffle Control 1952 Effective Card Magic 84
Unknown Top Stock Shuffle Control top card to second from top 1953 "Come a little closer..." 35
Unknown The Simplified Pass 1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 3
Cy Endfield Jog Control 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part I 62
Unknown Overhand Shuffle Control two selections 1962 Close-up Card Magic 39
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Control 1962 Close-up Card Magic 56
Unknown Mahatma Overhand Shuffle Control 1962 Close-up Card Magic 221
Dai Vernon To Shuffle the Card to the Top with the Riffle Shuffle after peek control 1967 Ultimate Secrets of Card Magic 131
Karl Fulves General Considerations handling the stripper deck to control cards with tabled riffle shuffles
- Control To The Top
- Control To The Bottom
1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Section "Third Supplement") 78
Edward Marlo Key Card Throw-Offs peek control with key card 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 37
Edward Marlo Control from Erdnase Break seven methods to control a card marked off by Erdnase break 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 78
Karl Fulves Side Center Transfer transfering side jogged cards during riffle shuffle 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part Two 64
Trevor H. Hall Overhand Lift Shuffle as a:
- small packet control
- location and control of a single card
- a force
- complete false shuffle
1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 28
Martin A. Nash Milking the Peek from the break 1975 Ever So Sleightly 62
J. B. Bobo Hindu Shuffle Control 1977 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 12) 447
Jerry Mentzer Control to Bottom hindu shuffle 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 160
Unknown Overhand Shuffle Crimp Control 1979 CardMagic 118
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control card selected from incomplete riffle shuffle controlled to 26 from top 1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 7
Edward Marlo Control Throw-Offs in foreword, apparently magician follows control of card, 3 approaches 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4
Edward Marlo Control Fake-Outs - Jog Shuffle Fake-Out puzzle magicians that follow the control, two methods 1980 Hierophant (Section "The Last Hierophant") 38
Unknown The Simplified Pass shuffle control, face up 1980 Diverting Card Magic 30
Karl Fulves Simple Side Steal with shuffle 1981 Side Steal 3
Karl Fulves Steal and Shuffle 1981 Side Steal 13
Jack McMillen Card Control delayed jog in overhand shuffle control (1937) 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 25
Frederick Braue Strip Control Vernon Multiple Shift with one card inspired by "Multiple Shift" (Dai Vernon, 1950) 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 3) 19
Bruce Cervon Two Corner Short Controls overhand and riffle shuffle, using corner short 1987 The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 5
John Quine Second Keeper Shuffle keeping card at second position during shuffles varied by "My Second Keeper" (Harry Lorayne & John Quine, 1995) 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 12) 1865
Alex Elmsley Fan Shuffle Strategies to control a selection or as a false shuffle 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 96
John Quine Second Keeper Shuffle keeping card at second position during shuffles varied by "My Second Keeper" (Harry Lorayne & John Quine, 1995) 1992 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 3) 2044
Doug Edwards Two Hindu-Shuffle Finesses Force- & Control-Finesse 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 4) 2202
Unknown インジョッグ、アンダーカット (Injog, Undercut) For overhand shuffle 1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 32
Unknown オーバーハンドシャフルによるコントロール (Overhand shuffle control) 1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 32
Unknown オーバーハンドシャフルによるコントロール (Overhand shuffle control) Control a card to a certain position in the deck 1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 37
Unknown The Overhand Shuffle Control 1994 Card College - Volume 1 67
Dai Vernon The Post-peek Overhand Shuffle Control 1994 Card College - Volume 1 74
Unknown Control in a Hand-to-Hand-Spread with a key card 1994 Card College - Volume 1 142
Unknown Hindu Shuffle Card Controls 1994 Card College - Volume 1 160
Unknown The Lucky Card Spectator locates his card with his Lucky Card 1994 Card College - Volume 1 164
Gene Maze Table Replacement Control selection cut into tabled deck followed by riffle shuffle 1994 Gene Maze And The Art Of Bottom Dealing 48
Harry Lorayne & John Quine My Second Keeper keeping card at second position during shuffles inspired by "Second Keeper Shuffle" (John Quine, 1990),
"Second Keeper Shuffle" (John Quine, 1992)
1995 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 4) 2485
Unknown A Direct Overhand Shuffle Control 1998 Card College - Volume 3 559
Dai Vernon Vernon Fooler 1 2007 Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks - Volume 1 22
Harvey Cohen Controlled Peek overhand shuffle control / peek combo 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 256
Harry Lorayne Overhand-Run Control 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 385
Harry Lorayne & John Quine My Second Keeper keeping card at second position during faro shuffles 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 455
Justin Higham Deal Shuffle Slop style shuffle with both hands in Mechanics grip, just pushing over packets from left to right hand. Can be used as:

- Key card placement
- Control (top or bottom)
2008 Dexterity Manual 14
Roberto Giobbi The Lift Shuffle - A Study in the Polyvalence of a Sleight - Control the top stock in one shuffle
- Control top and bottom stocks in one shuffle
- Force one or several cards
- Control a selected card
- Eliminate cards that lie on top of a wanted card
- Invert the order of individual cards on top of the deck
- Invert the order of two groups on top of the deck
- Bring a card from the top to a specific number
- Key Card Placement
- Cull one or several cards to the bottom of the deck in a single overhand shuffle
- False shuffle the entire deck
2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Jan 19") 24
Roberto Giobbi Control with a Swing Cut at a Break 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Feb 24") 63
Eddie Fechter Fechter's Slide Control bringing top card to bottom 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Mar 22") 91
Roberto Giobbi Double Undercut Control 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Mar 26") 95
Roberto Giobbi Controlled Control overhand shuffle control to small number from bottom 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Apr 2") 103
Roberto Giobbi An Overhand Shuffle Control 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Oct 23") 316
Roberto Giobbi & Bill Kalman Overhand Shuffle Break Control "Automatic Side-jog Shuffle" 2012 Confidences 83
Jack McMillen & Roberto Giobbi On McMillen's Card Control inspired by Control in "Jack McMillen" (Michael Landes) 2012 Confidences 90
Roberto Giobbi The Face-up Overhand Shuffle Control Mahatma Control/Pass version 2012 Confidences 93
Steve Beam Ground Control Combination force and control based upon Hindu Shuffle Force. see also "More than Just a Snappy Dresser" (Steve Beam, 2015) 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 53
Jack McMillen & Roberto Giobbi On McMillen's Card Control see also "On McMillen's Card Control" (Jack McMillen & Roberto Giobbi, 2012) 2016 Hidden Agenda (Section "June 16") 172
Roberto Giobbi The Lift-Shuffle Control 2016 Standup Card Magic 53
Roberto Giobbi Control with Dribble and Side Shuffle - Optional Preliminary Procedure
- Selection Procedure
- The Side-Control Shuffle
- Additional Options
see also "Side-Cut Faro" (Derek Dingle, 1982),
"The Lateral Insertion" (Roberto Giobbi, 2016)
2016 Standup Card Magic 55
Jack McMillen & Roberto Giobbi Variation with an Injog Shuffle inspired by Control in "Jack McMillen" (Michael Landes) 2016 Standup Card Magic 59
Michel Gammenthaler & Roberto Giobbi The Fast Control 2016 Standup Card Magic 59