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Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack 1889 Tricks with Cards 95
Unknown The Capital Q back-count force with counters/coins or cards, as divination with partial stack 1890 More Magic 27
Unknown Abzählen der Karten faced deck, spectator names number, as force see also "Die geheimnisvolle Verbindung" (1896) 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 14
Unknown Face Deck Turnover Force 1897 New Era Card Tricks 176
Unknown Re-Count Force for card at any number 1909 The Art of Magic 161
Charles T. Jordan Cremo! Card Restoration Extraordinary card forced via spelling procedure, duplicate in deck 1921 The Four Full Hands (Section "Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects") 33
Unknown A New Force double count 1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 19
Unknown A Card Prediction card at named number predicted 1935 Mental Magic with Cards 26
Unknown Double Counting Force 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 91
Charles T. Jordan Cremo Card Restoration card forced via spelling procedure, duplicate in deck 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 220
William Larsen From Another Pack forcing any king from set-up deck with counting procedure 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 229
Unknown Another Force forcing a random card on multiple spectators, short card 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 311
Unknown Horoscope Card Force short card 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 312
Unknown Countdown Force 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 384
Unknown Reverse Order Location 1938 Greater Magic 101
Unknown Countdown Force 1939 Do That Again! 36
Unknown An Easy Force small number named 1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 13
Audley Walsh The Mystic Twelve cards pocketed and another remembered, performer divines position of selection and number of cards in pocket, reverse-count force varied by "The Mystic Twelve Recall" (Audley Walsh & Jon Racherbaumer, 1971),
"Field's Zodiac Card Miracle" (Audley Walsh & Eddie Fields, 1976)
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 82) 531
Allan Howell Counting Force making some piles 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 626
Les Vincent Countdown Force any number up to 10, set-up with 8s and 9s 1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 108) 643
Edward Marlo Count Down Force 1941 Early Marlo (Section "Amazing, Isn't It?") 28
Unknown The Count Force technical 1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 12
Walter B. Gibson Topper also published as "Topper" (Walter B. Gibson, 1956) 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 7) 27
Unknown Re-Counting Force 1943 Tricks and Sleights 9
Unknown Double-Lift Force 1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 210
Unknown The Odd-Even Force with three dice and a special svengali forcing deck 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 231
Walter B. Gibson Topper also published as "Topper" (Walter B. Gibson, 1942) 1956 The Best in Magic 99
Edward Marlo Fifth Fooler 26th card is forced with procedure similar to automatic placement 1958 Faro Notes 52
Russell "Rusduck" Duck As a Force 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 13
Unknown Counting Force card at x+1, packet cut off, then x cards counted off 1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 16
Fred G. Taylor Curious Count broken count force varied by "Curious Count II" (Dai Vernon, 1969) 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 210
Unknown Backwards Counting Force 1969 Expert Card Mysteries 134
Dai Vernon Curious Count II covering cases 2 to 5 inspired by "Curious Count" (Fred G. Taylor, 1968) 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 4) 239
Unknown 10-20 Force 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 467
Edward Marlo Prediction Surprise & Clock Combination card chosen with cut & count procedure has odd back, re-counting force, ambiguous color changing deck see also "Overkill" (Les Emberg & Allan Ackerman & Edward Marlo, 1980) 1971 On the Clock Effect 10
Jon Racherbaumer Reversing the Order of the Cards the placement principle in most Clock Effects 1971 On the Clock Effect 3
Fred G. Taylor & Daryl Martinez Curious Count broken count principle, for credit information see reference see also "Curious Count" (Fred G. Taylor, 1982) 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 107
Edward G. Brown The Card Chosen by Elimination 1973 The Card Magic of Edward G. Brown 190
Karl Fulves & Alex Elmsley Penelope's Principle as a Force faro 1977 Faro Concepts 49
Unknown Twenty-Thirty Force 1978 51 Faces North 8
Edward Marlo Flexible Force using automatic placement procedure, Penelope Principle 1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 369
David Lederman Spell-a-name Force any name is spelled 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 158
Fred G. Taylor Curious Count broken count principle, credit information 1982 For Your Entertainment Pleasure 39
Unknown Ten-Twenty Force 1984 Epoptica (Section "Yearbook") 280
Larry Jennings Bottom Deal Force 1985 Lake Tahoe Card Magic 56
Unknown Miscellaneous Forces - forcing four cards with (re)dealing
- odd-even number of things to force one of two spectators (matches or corners of newspaper)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 30
Unknown Card Forces re-dealing to named number with apparent error 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 1
Unknown Small Number Force small number named to arrive at force card 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 1
Unknown Countdown Force card placed with example also published as "Force One" (1985) 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 2
Unknown Faced-Deck Force counting 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 2
Unknown Forcing by Numbers forcing multiple cards by counting to named numbers 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 3
Unknown Force One card placed with example also published as "Countdown Force" (1985) 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 7
Frederick Braue Three Pile Prediction counting and piles to force ninth card from top (1944)
- As a Location
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 3
Karl Fulves The Educated Die Ace through Six, die rolled and card counted to, it's always an ace, two methods 1989 And a Packet of Cards 19
Karl Fulves & Henry Christ Mathejack four jacks produced after some counting inspired by "Mathematical Black Jacks" (Henry Christ, 1939) 1989 Kaleidoscope 9
Karl Fulves Force Card Note forcing card with coin on spread via "Overthrow", A-10 set-up 1989 Quick Card Tricks 5
Karl Fulves Red Shift count forcing a Two, jokers from beginning change in Twos to indicate value and position (22) of selection 1992 Deceptive Practices 36
Corvello 10/11 Force 1992 New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 2) 9
Frederick Braue The Loquacious Queen three cards selected via cut and count (no-touch force), then the whispering Queen of Hearts tells the performer their identities see also "The Whispering Queen - Version Two" (1997),
"The Whispering Queen" (1997)
1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 6
Unknown Cross-Sum Count Force 1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 16
Unknown 10-20 Force Cross-Sum 1992 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 23
John Northern Hilliard An Original Force For One Card described for a king value 1994 More Greater Magic 1222
Philip T. Goldstein Elimination Count or Spell see also More Magic, credit information 1994 Thabbatical 20
Karl Fulves Red Handed using only red cards and prediction is "red", looks like a joke but is only red-backed card 1996 13 Prophets 12
Karl Fulves 20 Faces Twice repeat phase 1996 13 Prophets 18
Unknown The Whispering Queen queen whispers identity of top three cards to performer see also "The Loquacious Queen" (Frederick Braue, 1992),
"The Whispering Queen - Version Two" (1997)
1997 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 27
Fred G. Taylor The Curious Count 2000 Card College - Volume 4 799
Unknown The Deal Twice Force 2001 Try the Impossible 147
Karl Fulves Count Force counting to a number twice, second card is forced, deck of double facers 2003 Hofzinser Notebook 4
Karl Fulves Sonix #1 forcing the same card to two spectators using six cards in card stand inspired by Supersonic Card Prediction (Jaks) 2003 Hofzinser Notebook 43
Karl Fulves Sonix #2 no-gaff version inspired by Supersonic Card Prediction (Stanley Jaks) 2003 Hofzinser Notebook 46
Wesley James The Sigma Principle force in which spectator cuts off pile, counts it and counts down that many cards in rest 2004 Enchantments 101
Charles T. Jordan The Slip-Back Move 2004 Enchantments 112
Terry LaGerould LaGerould Countdown Force countdown with number from 1 to 10 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 276
Billy O'Connor Ten-Twenty Force 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 292
R. Paul Wilson YAMFACAAN "Yet Another Method for A Card at Any Number", reverse spread 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 170
Fred Kaps Fred Kaps's Force re-count 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Feb 12") 51
Roberto Giobbi A Bold Force handling for old re-counting force 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Nov 6") 330
Steve Beam Task Force Two-card force see also "In the Bluff" (Ramón Riobóo, Thinking the Impossible, 2012) 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 238
Hector Chadwick Shriek card fairly chosen is predicted as cell phone message
- Thoughts and variations
2016 Miscellanea 49
Roberto Giobbi & Anthony Norman Deal Force with small numbers that are named see also "Basic Card Technique" (Anthony Norman, 1948) 2016 Hidden Agenda (Section "Nov 8") 321
Roberto Giobbi A Novel Force inspired by "The Pendulum Switch" (2000) 2016 Hidden Agenda (Section "Nov 12") 325
Colm Mulcahy Low Down Triple Dealing Principle 2016 Facsimile (Issue 5) 43