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Russell "Rusduck" Duck Stack It spectator stacks the hand while apparently losing the cards in the deck, as Rusduck see also "Variation on Rusduck's Stack It" (Stewart James & Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1944) 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 55) 226
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up six hands, two rounds, as Rusduck see also "Build Up (Streamlined)" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1949),
varied by "Hocus Pocus" (Charles Hudson, 1957)
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 61) 249
Stewart James & Russell "Rusduck" Duck Variation on Rusduck's Stack It inspired by "Stack It" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1944) 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 66) 270
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Ribbon Spread card is hdden, spectator and performer remove a card each from the face up deck, when all cards are removed the missing card is named, as Rusduck varied by "Time Sharing" (Karl Fulves, 1982) 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 77) 314
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Gin! as Rusduck, strategy and subterfuge to win at Gin Rummy 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 91) 370
Russell "Rusduck" Duck From the Middle as Rusduck, side palm, card is returned and cards pushed together see also "From the Middle" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 94) 382
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Heaps as Rusduck, spectator finds his own card, a lot of dealing, Tantalizer varied by "Heaps" (John Hamilton, 1947) 1946 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 98) 397
Russell "Rusduck" Duck 32 selection process with square layout varied by "32 Deal Duplicated" (Ken Beale & Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Marvin Johnson, 1970) 1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 109) 439
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Utilitarian move to reposition a card in the deck, while counting cards from hand to hand 1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 112) 449
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
Russell "Rusduck" Duck No Misdirection trick to play on people who want to show performer a trick, heckler gag 1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 154) 619
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Eeny-Meeny see also p. 757 inspired by "Self-Shuffle" (Lu Brent, 1942) 1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 158) 636
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Build Up (Streamlined) inspired by "Build Up" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1944) 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 189) 755
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Gambler with gambling theme, spectator has to deal from the bottom 1951 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 234) 934
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Solitaire stacking for an advantage in playing Solitaire 1951 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 239) 956
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Tele Teaser 1951 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 244) 975
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Spades Hearts Clubs Diamonds variation on the Si Stebbins / Galasso Stack 1952 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 255) 1020
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rotator prop to write down the order of a shuffled deck and use it as a memorized deck see also "Cheap Faro!" (Cy Keller & Hen Fetsch, 1952) 1952 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 256) 1023
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
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker + 1953 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 283) 1130
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Run-Up dealing again after poker demo, to have the deck back in order 1953 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 283) 1132
Russell "Rusduck" Duck 3 'n' 1 solitaire stacking 1954 The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 298) 1192
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Once in 635,013,559,600 with story presentation see also "Bridge Deal" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957) 1956 Top Secrets of Magic 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Unabridget bridge demonstration 1956 Top Secrets of Magic 20
Russell "Rusduck" Duck To A Memory to Ted Annemann and The Jinx 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Strictly Straight performer always gets a straight, from five to two hands, then performer deals and can chose if dealer gets top or bottom card, progressive poker deal, Gilbreath precursor inspired by Lynn Searles's "The Straight Gambler",
see also "Poko-Combo" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1959),
"Lesson In Larceny" (Roy Walton, 1966)
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Bridge progressive bridge deal, 4 rounds, always winning hand 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Forever Royal - And Yet Again! eight hands, performer always gets a royal flush, as a climax all have good hands and performer almost has a royal flush, then he exchanges the wrong card and gets the missing one see also Rusduck's "Forever Royal" in "New Phoenix" No. 320 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck "Stay-Stack" System general observations, also with two decks 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck A Few Tips on the Perfect Riffle Shuffle 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice on the reception of Cardiste Nr. 1 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Zens-Ational see No. 8 for credit information inspired by "Quadruple Poker Trick" (Michael F. Zens, 1937),
see also "Research Division" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Stewart James, 1958)
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Nudeck Speller any named card is spelled to, see credits in No. 8 see also "Research Division" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Stewart James, 1958) 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck "Sneaky Pete" Repeat mathematical puzzle, cards as objects, story inspired by Jack LeDair's "Tricks for Trouper" in "Abracadabra" April, 6/1946 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck S-T-R-A-I-G-H-T poker deal then back in order with a second round 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favourites: Faro Quotes from "Greater Magic" and "Expert Card Technique" 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 2) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Four-Way Deal straddle grip for doing tops, seconds, centers and bottoms see also "Las Vegas Deck" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Top Card Deal and dealing action, "Rusduck Grip and Deal" 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Deal straddle grip 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Second Deal 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Middle Deal all cards above are pushed over, estimation or edge marked 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Poker Deal shuffled deck, marked 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bridge same concept as The Poker Deal 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Sermonette! using words with the initial letters of the 52 cards 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bridge Deal four suites are dealt, follow up to Sermonette! see also "Once in 635,013,559,600" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1956) 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 12
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 Si Stebbins Stack see also "The Si Stebbins Secret" (Darwin Ortiz & Edward Marlo & Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1988) 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Wanted Column 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 3) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poker Poser stud deal 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Study in Stud system for coding/designating a card with four cards, for a stud deal see also "Five Card Stud" (Karl Fulves, 1980),
varied by "M. K. Telephone Code System" (Max Katz, 1958)
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Snibbets Rusduck's system for Si Stebbins, speller 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 10
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Bottom Run-Up 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 12
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
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favourites 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Perpetual Separation faro oddity, stack, dealt into eight hands, relation of suit and odd/even stays intact 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck More on the Stay-Stack 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Jean Hugard Color Separation separating suits and stacking deck in the hands, see Tom Ransom's idea in No. 6 see also "Readers Write" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Fantabulous handling, shuffle 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favorites simplified Elmsley idea 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 5) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Readers Write Ron Edwards, Tom Ranson and Jean Hugard 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Las Vegas Deck ivory and air cushion finish deck in conjunction with Rusduck's 4-Way Deal, see No. 8 for history of the principle see also "Ivory and Air Cushion Finish" (1938),
"Rusduck Four-Way Deal" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Research Division" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Stewart James, 1958),
"Re: Las Vegas Deck" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958)
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 2
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Stud Students Stumped another approach for coding/designating a card with four cards, for a stud deal 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Fables on bee's not able to fly 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Full Deck Speller spelling all cards in the deck 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Revolving Poker with spelling 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favorites on doing table and in the hand faros and John Scarne doing a one-handed faro 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Ambitious 52 cards come to the top in order, mates are always on the bottom 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Winner's Weave in faros, positions after three shuffles, stacking 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 6) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice on publishing the cardiste 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Re: Stacked Decks 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 2
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Koldex Deluxe ten hands, then 5 hands see also "Encore!" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958),
"Gambling Expose" (Milton Kort, 1958)
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 4
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Version with Any Deck shuffled deck, all cards are memorized and named, the deck is stacked 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Tele-Mental one to four spectators get cards, think of one, mental speller 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 8
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Observations on the Riffle Shuffle 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusduck Riffle Genuine Shuffle, cards are sprung into released cards from the other see also "The "Spring" Shuffle" (1933) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 10
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Retaining Top & Bottom Cards 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Retaining Entire Order 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Riffle Cut cutting the deck while shuffling 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Zig Zag matched in value and in numerical paired sequence 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Other Cheek responses by John J. Crimmins, Jr. and Dai Vernon 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 7) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice on Dai Vernon, Tom Henricks, credits 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Feedback & Boquets by Ronald Edwards 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 2
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 Re: Las Vegas Deck comments by Stewart James and Dai Vernon see also "Las Vegas Deck" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 9
Russell "Rusduck" Duck From the Middle side palm, card is returned and cards pushed together see also "From the Middle" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1945) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 10
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Utilitarian move to reposition a card in the deck, while counting cards from hand to hand see also "Utilitarian" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1946) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 12
Russell "Rusduck" Duck As a Force 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck As a Speller 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck As a Stop Trick 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Card At Any Number 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Tri-Quad different set-up 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Information Please 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Did' Ja Know si stebbins observation 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Stewart James Research Division credits see also "Zens-Ational" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Nudeck Speller" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Sorcerer's Seven" (Charles Hudson, 1957),
"Las Vegas Deck" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958)
1958 The Cardiste (Issue 8) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice on Lloyd Jones, Vernon publishing with Lewis Ganson 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Alphomega five hands, resets itself, optional climax with 10 hands 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 3
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
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rusdux Stack 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 10
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Mental Memo 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 11
Russell "Rusduck" Duck On Jean Hugard 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 9) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice on Lloyd Jones, Lewis Ganson, Vernon, Stewart James, Peter Warlock 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Good Neighbor Policy 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Charles Hudson Outer Space up to three spectators select 13 cards, everybody has one card of each value see also "Re: Outer Space" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1958) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Automento five cards are found, cards shown in groups, spectator say if their card is among them see also trick by Charles H. Miller in "Linking Ring" June, 1958 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 5
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Special Memo sending Cardiste to Britain 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 7
Russell "Rusduck" Duck On Magazines Pentagram and the New Gen 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 13
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Faro Favorites Elmsley's Restacking Pack see also "The Restacking Pack" (Alex Elmsley, 1994) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 14
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Perma-Stack based on Elmsley's Restacking Pack idea see also "The Restacking Pack" (Alex Elmsley, 1994) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 15
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Kwik Key Kard diagonal crimp 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 10) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck On Originality Annemann quote 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Re: Outer Space ideas for Outer Space by Mel Brown and Cedric Lindholm see also "Outer Space" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Charles Hudson, 1958) 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 2
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Reminiscent on Rusduck's beginning and Izzy Lazar 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 3
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Did'Ja Notice? 1958 The Cardiste (Issue 11) 16
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Dealer's Choice Issue 12 was finally published in "Ibidem" #20, 1960 1959 The Cardiste (Issue 12) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Reader's Write Graham Reed, Steve Herald, Mel Brown, Bill Ruesskamp, Jim Glass, Doc Jessome, Ronald Edwards 1959 The Cardiste (Issue 12) 1
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Poko-Combo stack that allows combination for ten card poker deal, strictly straight and straight cheating see also Ten Card Poker Deal Routines in "Phoenix" Nr. 168 & 170,
"Strictly Straight" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Straight Cheating" (William P. Miesel, 1958)
1959 The Cardiste (Issue 12) 2
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Alaska three cards are located, dealing seven hands twice 1959 The Cardiste (Issue 12) 4
Edward Marlo & Russell "Rusduck" Duck Marlo on Stebbins/Stay-Stack see also "The Si Stebbins Secret" (Darwin Ortiz & Edward Marlo & Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1988) 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 61
Ken Beale & Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Marvin Johnson 32 Deal Duplicated selection process with square layout, combination of Ken Beale's "Square Deal" (Ibidem #23) and Rusduck inspired by "32" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1946) 1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 126
Paul Swinford & Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Stay Stack information and applications 1971 More Faro Fantasy 22
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Rufus Steele The Murdock Stack in multiple deals, progressively better hands are dealt, see credit correction in issue 2, p. 3, see also The Cardiste see also "The Gambler's Rehearsal" (Rufus Steele, 1954 / 27) 1984 West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1 No. 1) 25
Darwin Ortiz & Edward Marlo & Russell "Rusduck" Duck The Si Stebbins Secret from New Pack Order to Si Stebbins see also "Si Stebbins Stack" (Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1957),
"Marlo on Stebbins/Stay-Stack" (Edward Marlo & Russell "Rusduck" Duck, 1969),
varied by "Something for Nothing" (James Swain, 1996)
1988 Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 137
Russell "Rusduck" Duck & Alex Elmsley Stay Stack credit information 1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 385
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