Written by Jeff Siegfried, David Solomon

Work of David Solomon

212 pages (Hardcover), published by Pro Print
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(83 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
John Bannon Introduction ix
David Solomon Preface xi
David Solomon Just Friends four Kings cut in four packets, the Kings suddenly are in the hand of the performer, Queens found at bottom of packetsInspired byVariationsAlso published here 3
Steve Draun Draun's Cut single card cut from top to bottom as regular cut 4
David Solomon Pure Vice-Versa two spectators get the wrong card, then they transpose, two handlingsInspired by 6
Edward Marlo Buffaloed bluff 7
Edward Marlo Two-Card Control 8
David Solomon Jokers Are Wild Joker signed on back, Joker is supposed to be brought next to signed selection but selection is not next to it, card with signed back now suddenly has face of selectionInspired byRelated toAlso published here 10
David Solomon Houdini Card Houdini card penetrates a sealed card case in the spectator's pocket and is extracted by performer, previously reversed Houdini card in cased deck is now a selectionInspired by 13
David Solomon Very Dicey selection in deck, two pairs of dice thrown, both numbers counted to, the cards there match the total, both numbers added, packet of that size produced with selection as last cardInspired by
  • version on "Solomon's Mind" DVD
Related to
David Solomon Revised Mexican Poker Related toVariationsAlso published here 21
Tomas Blomberg The Blomberg Variation Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 22
David Solomon Gold From Straw Elevator Royal Flush kickerInspired byVariationsAlso published here
  • MAGIC, Sept. 2004
David Solomon Real Gone Hour card to case endingVariations 30
Armando Gutierrez Armando's Solution Inspired by 32
David Solomon Whispering Queens two Queens appear reversed in deck, they whisper names of two selections and are shown to be next to the selection 33
Unknown Charlier Cut Glimpse 34
David Solomon A Quickie With Charlier & Simon free selection spelled toInspired by 37
David Solomon Purely A, 2, 3, 4 Thru The Kings Ace through Four penetrate Kings packetInspired by 39
Edward Marlo Marlo's Secret Kato face-up/face-down packet, face-up card selected, halves separated, selection vanishes, reappears face up in other packetInspired by 42
David Solomon Right Side Up performer and spectator each select a card from half the deck, everything reassembled, selections are reversedRelated toAlso published here
  • Racherbaumer's Sticks and Stones
David Solomon The 21 Card Trick - Phase One: The Twenty-One Shuffle
- Phase Two: Pure Twenty-One Card Vanish
Inspired byAlso published here 47
David Solomon Action Bottom Palm 49
David Solomon Three Selection Discovery three selections found by spelling, turnover and from pocket
- Application to the Pellet Classic
Inspired by 51
David Solomon Play Poker With Me, Please three-phase routine from the deckInspired by 55
David Solomon, Tomas Blomberg Card In The Card Case Ace through King of Spades removed, spectator should name removed Spade, one then travels to case, gaffed and ungaffed handlingInspired by 61
Unknown Hideout Move card hidden behind fan 62
David Solomon Under-the-Spread Force Handling 63
David Solomon Hofzinser King City Inspired byVariations 65
T. Page Wright Wright/Allerton Move 66
David Solomon Which Switch? transposition with selection revelationInspired by
  • "Be Honest?" (Eddie Fechter)
David Solomon The King Thing Revisited Kings found, lost again, produced from different locationsInspired by
  • "The King Thing" (Richard Sanders Video)
David Solomon Cut Deeper Sans Deeper two cards chosen with cut procedure, divined and then producedInspired by
  • "The Carousel Glimpse" (Doug Canning, Semi-Automatic Card Tricks Vol. 7, p. 236)
David Solomon SolMar Ace Assembly Updated Inspired byAlso published here 81
Unknown Put Back False Count 84
David Solomon Marlo vs. The Observation Test Inspired by 87
David Solomon O'Henry's Jazz Aces 92
David Solomon Another Succession Of Aces Inspired by 96
Don May, David Solomon Mayce Assembly unusual Ace Assembly 102
David Solomon My Inspirational Friend Don May 108
Don May May's Assembly 109
Don May May's Take on Vernon's Trick piles are made, spectator eliminates some, four-of-a-kind climaxInspired by 113
Don May May's No Strip Out Multiple Shift five methods, with bluff spacingRelated toVariations 115
Don May Stinger Monte four piles, top cards shown, spectator should follow Queen, suddenly there are Queens on all packetsRelated toVariations 120
Don May Card Transfer as packets are moved around on table 121
Don May, David Solomon Nine or Ten Hands Nines stacked for nine players, then Aces dealt in ten-hand stack with straight flush for performer 123
David Solomon, Don May The Kings' Escape two selections, three piles made, Kings on outer packets covered by spectators's hands, Kings appear on center packet and the selections are under the handsInspired by
  • Peter Duffie effect
Charlie Miller Charlie Miller Addition 128
David Solomon Casino Clock double clock and two selections, Blackjack is selected 133
David Solomon Think, Spell & Stun spectator count-spells to a thought-of card, performer divines it 136
Dai Vernon Miscall Strategy for two-way out 137
David Solomon Does Anyone Faro Shuffle? two cards chosen and fairly replaced, performer cuts to both with faro shuffles in between 139
Edward Marlo Shuffling Around the Crimp Related to 140
David Solomon Solomon Meets Gardner/Marlo Variations 141
Steve Draun Tabled Multiple Shift very brief 141
Edward Marlo Loosening Technique during previous deals, brief 143
Edward Marlo, David Solomon What's Your Number? selection at specific number in face-up half of deck transposes with card at number in face-down half, half passInspired by
  • "Solutions to a Problem" (Ed Marlo, Ibidem #8)
David Solomon, Simon Aronson Building Math Principles card and its position in nine-card packet remembered, another card brought in, dealing into two packets, selection eventually locatedInspired by
  • "Seven" (Roberto Giobbi, Genii, May 2006)
David Solomon Smith Without The Myth two spectators cut off a packet and count them, then remember cards at that positions, performer names both selectionsVariations 150
David Solomon Diamond Bar - Gaffed two double endersInspired byAlso published here
  • MUM, Sept. 2006
Edward Marlo Veeser Concept Variation Fifth Peel procedure 156
David Solomon Blank Jazz Aces cards become blank at end 160
David Solomon Solomon's Gypsy Curse 164
David Solomon Outdoing "Hummer Outdone" twenty cards shuffled face-up/face-down with CATO under table by spectator, one remembered, performer rights all except selection under the table, ten double facers 167
David Solomon Impromptu Svengali Deck Principle 168
David Solomon Blank Thought blank card appears in sandwich which then becomes selectionInspired byRelated to
  • "Club Sandwich" (Andrew Normansell)
VariationsAlso published here
David Solomon Doubly Open Inspired by 172
David Solomon Everywhere And Nowhere duplicatesInspired by
  • Ed Marlo method with roughed cards
T. Page Wright Wright/Allerton Move 176
David Solomon Double Joker Sandwich Jokers sandwich selection which is then put in case, same selection is sandwiched and cased card is now second selectionInspired by
  • "Club Sandwich" (Andrew Normansell)
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Exchange Force 180
David Solomon Million Dollar Oil & Water II 4&4, three phasesInspired by 185
Luis H. Trueba Substitution Move 185
David Solomon S-V-S Shuffle Stack Kings put on top, shuffled three times while burying top cards, Kings back on top, repeated but now Aces are on top, then Royal FlushInspired by 191
Bob King Variation of the Stevens' Control 192
Edward Marlo Marlo's Control Stevens Control alternativeAlso published here 192
David Solomon Kissing Cousins Twice Removed King and Queen of same suit travel to the center of the deck, two phasesInspired by 196
David Solomon Christian's Prediction three prediction cards put aside, they turn out to be three later selectionsInspired by
  • effect by Christian Erhart on TSD website
David Solomon Slider Card Principle 202
Edward Marlo Misdirection Palm brief 203
David Solomon Clearly Up the Ladder Ace, Two, Three and Four rise to top of packet after distributed among the cards, repeat in spectator's handsInspired by 205
Edward Marlo, Chris Kenner Addition Move Variation 208
David Solomon Army Card Trick two-phase routine in which a peeked-at card is counted to from an odd-backed indicator card, faro 210