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Lin Searles An Amusing Reversal ambitious card, then chosen card turns over, double backer see also "Impossible Location" (Lin Searles, 1973) 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1936") 134
Lin Searles The "So Simple" Force portion cut and turned over, then deck secretly turned over 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Section "Summer Extra 1936") 135
Lin Searles The "So Simple" Force portion cut and turned over, then deck secretly turned over 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 77
Lin Searles The "So Simple Force" 1945 My Best 116
Lin Searles The "So Simple" Force portion cut and turned over, then deck secretly turned over 1956 Top Secrets of Magic 16
Lin Searles & George Blake & Robert Eagle & George Jarvis Etcetera 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 172
Lin Searles Odd Backed Reversing Aces color changing back kicker idea inspired by "Reversing Aces" (Ralph Gironda*, 1969) 1970 Epilogue (Issue 8) 64
Lin Searles M/Separation 4&4, using the Monge Shuffle 1971 Epilogue (Issue 12) 89
Lin Searles Moracle packet cut off and reduced to one card via reverse faros, this card predicted and four aces on top of discard piles, see also p. 486 for comment by Charles Hudson inspired by "Oracle" (Karl Fulves, 1970),
"The Neutralizer" (Steve Beam, 2015),
see also "Binary Bypass" (Steve Beam, 2015),
"Rock Bottom" (Steve Beam, 2015),
"Bluff Oracle Aces II" (John Bannon, 2015),
"Bluff Oracle Aces I" (John Bannon, 2015),
"Lie-Decker" (Max Maven*, 2015),
varied by "Immoracle" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1979),
"Modern Day Moracle" (Marty Kane, 1997),
"Moracle" (Roberto Giobbi, 2000),
"Si-Decker" (Steve Beam, 2015),
"Moracool" (Steve Beam, 2015),
"Bottom Feeder" (Steve Beam, 2015),
"Royal Roundup" (Steve Beam, 2015)
1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 430
Lin Searles Pre-Cannibal Cards card disappears from sandwich, reappears in another sandwich in middle of deck see also "Flight for 3" (Edward Marlo, 1972),
varied by "ETC." (Edward Marlo, 1972)
1972 Epilogue (Issue 14) 109
Lin Searles Reversal Track card reverses itself and its value is used to count to selection, match occurs along the way see also "Twice Removed" (Roy Walton, 1972) 1972 Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 37
Lin Searles Christ Force Handling 1972 Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 37
Lin Searles Reverse Rise plunger location, card rises reversed 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 663
Lin Searles Face-Up Aces 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 663
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 An Ace Assembly 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 664
Lin Searles Impossible Location out-of-hand selection (203rd force), card vanishes and reappears in deck see also "An Amusing Reversal" (Lin Searles, 1936) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 665
Lin Searles General Assembly 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 665
Lin Searles Quik Cull with sixteen-card packet see also "The Running Cull" (Karl Fulves, 1971) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 666
Lin Searles All Fair Aces 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 666
Lin Searles Reverse Autobreak auto-break from 1957 letter inspired by "The Lift Get-Ready" (Dai Vernon, 1940) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 667
Lin Searles Tap Jog card squared in by tapping on table, yet jog retained 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 667
Lin Searles Prophet out-of-hand selection procedure, two handlings, second one with pseudo duplicate pairs 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 667
Lin Searles Dealing Centers Aces cut in middle and dealt from there, last Ace travels to sleeve 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 667
Lin Searles Mexicali Aces 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 668
Lin Searles Packet Mexican Turnover turning packet over with single card and switching one of the packet for it 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 668
Lin Searles Countdown Aces performer cuts to Ace, Two, Three and Four on top, counting down to the Aces according to values, inspired by Ed Marlo routine varied by "Effortless Count-Down" (Peter Duffie, 1997) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 668
Lin Searles Cannibal Jacks 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 669
Lin Searles Aces Up varied by "A Gambler Holds Out the Aces" (Larry Jennings, 1997),
"The Four Seasons" (Lin Searles & Roberto Giobbi, 1998)
1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 670
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 Quick Classic Aces change into selection one by one, then selection from pocket inspired by "Future Classic" (Ed Marlo) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 670
Lin Searles Crossroader five-card poker hand spread face-down, center card is red-backed Queen of Spades, one card exchanged, now all have different colored backs 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 671
Lin Searles Blue Aces spectator finds aces two times, then they change back color 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 671
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
Lin Searles More Cannibals 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 673
Lin Searles Impromptu Miracle inspired by "Staggered" (Eddie Joseph) 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 673
Lin Searles Thru A Quarter 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 674
Lin Searles Come Back Queens 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 674
Lin Searles Tilt Bit 1975 Hierophant (Section "7 Resurrection Issue") 53
Lin Searles Cut Deeper Force here credited to Lin Searles 1978 51 Faces North 4
Jerry Mentzer & Lin Searles A Poker Plot spectator deal royal flush from bottom 1979 Card Cavalcade Finale 35
Lin Searles & Jerry K. Hartman Lin Searles' Half Passed Turnover not described, ideas by Jerry K. Hartman see also Lynn Searles "Half Passed Turnover" in Jerry K. Hartman's "Means and Ends",
"2 Jacks Again" (Neal Elias, 1974)
1981 Milennium Aces 65
Lin Searles Las Vegas Shuffles - The Stock Shuffle from "Ibidem #21" (1960), from the bottom 1984 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Part Three 132
Lin Searles Las Vegas Shuffles - The Cull Shuffle from the bottom, positions known 1984 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Part Three 135
Lin Searles The Cull-Stock Shuffle positions known, from bottom 1984 Riffle Shuffle Technique - Part Three 137
Lin Searles So Simple 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 1052
Lin Searles The Haunted Card 1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28,29&30) 301
Lin Searles Searles' Force top half cut and turned over, then deck secretly turned over 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 4) 7
Lin Searles Auto Break 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 214
Lin Searles Auto-Break 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 163
Bruce Cervon & Lin Searles The Red-Backed Aces 1990 Ultra Cervon 1
Lin Searles Auto-Break 1996 Classic Sampler 7
Lin Searles Autobreak 1997 Jennings '67 23
Dai Vernon & Lin Searles Strip-Out Addition Handling 1997 Ingenuities 153
Lin Searles The "So-Simple" Force Misspelled as Lin Searles 1997 The Card Magic of Nick Trost 281
Lin Searles Block Mexican Turnover 1997 Effortless Card Magic 29
Lin Searles Turnover Force 1997 Effortless Card Magic 71
Lin Searles Auto Break 1998 Hard-Boiled Mysteries 10
Lin Searles & Roberto Giobbi The Four Seasons quick ace assembly with poetic pattern inspired by "Aces Up" (Lin Searles, 1973) 1998 Card College - Volume 3 525
Lin Searles Partial Mexican Turnover Change switching one card in a packet see also "Packet Mexican Turnover" (Lin Searles, 1973) 2000 Card College - Volume 4 825
Lin Searles Moracle anti-faro discovery 2004 Dear Mr. Fantasy 80
Lin Searles "So Simple" Force 2008 Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 287
Lin Searles So-Simple Force 2009 Route 52 34