21 Card Trick
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Unknown Second Method 21 card trick, also with general number varied by "Sixth Method" (1890) 1876 Modern Magic 43
Unknown Another Mode of Discovering a Card Thought of 25 cards, different dealing pattern 1876 Modern Magic 55
Unknown A Card having been thought of, to make such Card Vanish from the Pack, and be Discovered wherever the Performer pleases 27 cards, card palmed out and multiple endings suggested (pocket, transformation, on chair, ...) 1876 Modern Magic 83
Unknown To discover a card mentally selected - First Method
- Second Method
1889 Tricks with Cards 68
Unknown Another Method 27-card trick with card-to-any-number table 1889 Tricks with Cards 87
Unknown Sixth Method inspired by "Second Method" (1876) 1890 More Magic 23
Unknown The ''Twenty-Seven Card" Trick "To cause a Card selected by oneSpectator to appear at such number in the Pack as another Spectator may indicate"
piles picked up according to a table so thought-of card ends up in any position
1890 More Magic 32
Unknown Vingt-un Twenty-One Card Trick, but card is at the end palmed out and an envelope with a duplicate from an envelope index presented 1896 Der moderne Kartenk√ľnstler 97
Charles T. Jordan The 49-Card Trick 21 card trick with 49 cards see also "Forty-Nine" (Charles T. Jordan, 1940) 1921 The Four Full Hands (Section "Four Full Hands of Card Tricks") 17
Audley Walsh The 32 Card Mystery 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Winter Extra 1935/36") 86
Victor Farelli Three Sevens Variation on 21 card trick, card ends up in magician's pocket, meant to catch knowledgeable spectators off-guard 1936 "Lend Me Your Pack" 20
Victor Farelli Variation Alternative handling to Three Sevens to get rid of side steal 1936 "Lend Me Your Pack" 21
George C. Hanneman New Card Math binary sorting with 16 cards 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 42) 289
Charles T. Jordan Forty-Nine 21 card trick with 49 cards and two dealing rounds, see also page 524 for idea to do it as telephone trick by Lloyd Jones 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 513
Kent Arthur Eerie Cards using eight cards, card finally spelled to see also "The NoBo Lie Detector" (Justin Higham & Kevin Baker, 2008) 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 101) 615
H. G. Cleveland The Triple Deal improved 21 card trick 1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 130) 748
Shaman* 21 Plus spectator guesses in which row his card is, in the end the card is found by spelling "This is the card you took" also published as "21 Plus" ( Shaman*, 1956) 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 24) 101
Frederick Braue Incredo Thought new dealing pattern 1943 Tricks and Sleights 25
Audley Walsh The 32 Card Mystery 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 13
Unknown Twenty-One Cards - A Double Prediction using in the hands antifaro 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 175
L. Vosburgh Lyons & James A. Fowler Howdy Knowit! with 27 cards, three piles, performer knows selection and position 1950 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 210) 840
Edward Marlo 21 Card Trick Streamlined 1953 The Cardician 134
Shaman* 21 Plus spectator guesses in which row his card is, in the end the card is found by spelling "This is the card you took" also published as "21 Plus" ( Shaman*, 1942) 1956 The Best in Magic 104
Bert Allerton The New 21 Card Trick with 18 cards 1958 The Close-Up Magician 31
Edward Marlo The Acrobatic 21 1968 On the Acrobatic Cards 63
Edward Marlo 21 Plus Subtlety for correction see reference see also "Nouveau 21-Card-Trick" (Edward Marlo, 1983) 1972 Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 57
Edward G. Brown & Trevor H. Hall Modernism in Mentalism and the Clueless Card Trick inspired by Ralph Hull's "Modernism in Mentalism" 1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 115
Stephen Minch The Magician's Choice 21 card trick, with tarot cards 1974 The Book of Thoth 5
Edward Marlo Nouveau 21-Card-Trick - First Phase
- Second Phase
- Third Phase
- Fourth Phase
- Fifth Phase
- Sixth Phase (Gag)
- Blow-Off Phase I
- Blow-Off Phase II
see also "21 Plus Subtlety" (Edward Marlo, 1972),
varied by "Intuitive Twenty-One Card Trick" (Justin Higham, 2008)
1983 Marlo without Tears 146
Edward Marlo The 27-Card Trick: Streamlined 1983 Marlo without Tears 171
Philip T. Goldstein Out of Sorts thought-of card (from 8) found and named with back turned 1984 Thequal 5
Barrie Richardson Less Is More mixed with the gestalt of the 21 card trick 1985 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 10) 1287
Edward Marlo Math Applied sixteen cards and reverse faros, 4 effects see also "The NoBo Lie Detector" (Justin Higham & Kevin Baker, 2008) 1990 That's It 55
Chris Kenner Must be 21 to enter streamlined 1992 Totally Out Of Control 145
Steve Draun Twenty-One Again three phases 1993 Secrets Draun from Underground 128
Edward Marlo & Lee Freed Lost Twenty-One Card Trick using reverse faros 1993 The Olram File (Issue 14) 1
Chuck Smith Imaginary 21 Card Trick in effect a card is chosen under table and named by magician 1994 What If? 12
Philip T. Goldstein Van John triggered by Tom Seller's "The Name Speller" (Immediate Magic) 1994 Thabbatical 99
James Swain The Twenty-One Card Trick 1999 21st Century Card Magic 23
Andrew Wimhurst How to Cheat at 21 1999 Low Down Dirty Tricks 19
Milton Kort The Off-color Twenty-one-Card Trick 21 card trick with a color changing back ending, done as a magician gag/fooler 1999 Kort 49
Andrew Wimhurst How To Cheat At (the) 21 (card trick) 2001 Jiggery Pokery 4
Jim Steinmeyer The Princess in a Crowd fifteen card matrix trick, no-touch 2006 Further Impuzzibilities 5
Ian Baxter Deceitful 21-card Trick 18-card version 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 68
Harry Lorayne Even More Deceitful 18-card version 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 70
Michael Raeburn 80/21 80% success chance 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 318
Tom Craven The 27-Card Trick 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 452
Jack Parker Sunken 21 21 Card Trick Variation inspired by "S-D Location" (David Solomon & Steve Draun, 1972) 2007 52 Memories 185
Jack Parker & David Solomon Invisible 21 card vanishes from packet of 21 cards, and reappears in packet also published as "Must Be 21 to Smoke" (Jack Parker, 2009) 2007 52 Memories 188
Jack Parker Fake 21 21 Card Trick (magician fooler) 2007 52 Memories 191
Justin Higham Intuitive Twenty-One Card Trick - First Method
- Second Method
- Third Method
- Fourth Method
inspired by "Nouveau 21-Card-Trick" (Edward Marlo, 1983) 2008 Dexterity Manual 65
Jack Parker Must Be 21 to Smoke "For Claude Raines"
card vanishes from packet of 21 cards, and reappears in packet
also published as "Invisible 21" (Jack Parker & David Solomon, 2007) 2009 Ten Card Mysteries Anneman Would Have Loved 23