81 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Think a Card / Princess Card Trick (Matrix)
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Unknown To Guess Four Cards thought of by Different Persons Related toVariations Modern Magic 53
Unknown Erraten von Karten durch Quadrate with square layout on table and four, five, six or seven spectators Der moderne Kartenkünstler 99
Louis Nikola Wizard's Whist Four spectators each given four cards, each think of one card out of the four. Deck reshuffled and dealt into four bridge hands, magician can divine the selectionsRelated toAlso published here The Nikola Card System 36
Graham Adams The Twenty Five Card Trick Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 20
Al Baker Cards of Thought The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 84
Unknown A Strange Hallucination thought of card to wallet, matrix principleVariations Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 87
Unknown The Telepathic Bridge Game Mental Magic with Cards 30
Victor Farelli Controlled Coincidence (impromptu method)
magician divines mental selection by using two cards - one denoting suit and one denoting value
Inspired by Lend Me Your Pack 40
Victor Farelli The Latest Method An improvement in handling of A Strange HallucinationInspired byRelated to "Lend Me Your Pack" 43
Victor Farelli A Rapid Routine Similar to "A Strange Hallucination" but with three cards instead of five, less dealingInspired byRelated to "Lend Me Your Pack" 44
Unknown Projected Thought matrix dealing with thought of card and prediction of card and its position with prediction index Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 178
Louis Nikola Wizard's Whist with and without stackAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 399
Louis Lam "Mentalla" Mentalla 2
Sam Leo Horowitz The Twenty-Five Card Trick twenty-five duplicatesVariations Greater Magic 142
Al Baker Effect 3 using index card, matrix principle The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Effects 1, 2, and 3) 499
Henry Christ Mental Stud poker presentation The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 71) 479
Jean Hugard Thought for Five with faro-alternative for distribution Tricks and Sleights 24
Jean Hugard Presentation presentation for "To Guess Four Cards thought of by Different Persons"Inspired by Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 5) 18
Unknown Mahatma Thought Control five spectators each pick four cards and select one, clever The Fine Art of Magic 167
Arthur H. Buckley An Amazing Card Illusion (Original) - Just Think of a Card five spectators, cards apparently thought-of from full deck, credit information Principles and Deceptions 164
Unknown The Five Poker Hands Five spectators dealt five cards each, think of one, put back and re-dealt, divine all the selections Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 3
Al Koran Princess Card Trick...Plus deck shuffled after selections, deck switchRelated toVariations Al Koran's Professional Presentations 71
James G. Thompson Jr., Ned Rutledge Five Think five times four card, impromptu version with slop shuffle Between Two Minds 10
Edward Marlo Prognostication Pack Improved one of five, matrix principle for one spectator, prediction on billet (index) Expert Card Conjuring 92
Martin Gardner Version of the 5x5 Problem The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 160
Peter Alexis Mini-Mental two cards thought of from eight card-packet The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 4th Folio) 380
Harry Lorayne Four by Four four spectators with four cards each Reputation-Makers 168
Unknown Poker-Mental Super Subtle Card Miracles 113
Orville Wayne Meyer Multi-Mentality Plus with four selections The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 104) 519
Tony Griffith, Al Koran The Princess Trick twenty-five duplicatesInspired by Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 54
Edward Marlo, Al Baker Vocalepathy Inspired by Early Marlo (Issue Oddity & Other Miracles) 105
Eddie Joseph Hocus-Pocus No. 45, three five-cards packets, spectator thinks of a card, deals out five packets, pockets the one with selection and performer extracts it Self-Working Card Tricks 68
Cicardi PSI-Symbols princess card trick with 36 picture cardsInspired by The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 186) 929
Ken Krenzel Mental Matrix stay stack The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 74
John F. Mendoza Routined Poker Mental princess card trick with lie detection presentationVariations The Book of John 19
Unknown Sleight of Mind No. 55, five poker hands, five spectators think of a card each, re-dealt and divined Self-Working Mental Magic 90
Katlyn The Mystic Tarot using the Major Arcana, divination of three cards The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 245) 1221
Jon Racherbaumer, Edward Marlo Totally Telepathic two cards and their positions remembered, "is it in this group?", faro, ten memorized cards Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 73
Randy Tanner Thinking Man's Poker using stay stack, clever Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 955
Ray Grismer Foxy impromptu, faros West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1 No. 1) 70
Philip T. Goldstein Horse Sense race presentation Doth 10
Bob Farmer Impromptu Impromptu Version "One One No Is Once Enough Is Not Enough Is Not Enough"
one of five cards
Also published here Tsunami 15
Karl Fulves Mind Over Matter Easy-to-Do Card Tricks for Children 24
Jon Racherbaumer Crossing a Princess with ESP cards, circle and four alphabet cards end up spelling CROSS Cardfixes 74
Edward Marlo Predictable Princess ten-card set-up, five envelopes as predictionsInspired by
  • "Princess A-Hoy" (Peter Tappan & Ross Johnson, The Impostress Princess)
Cardfixes 32
Jon Racherbaumer Of the Psychic Princess Presentation comment and distinction of both effects titled "Princess Card Trick" Cardfixes 35
Nick Trost Tale of the Tell credit information (last paragraph) Cardfixes 172
Simon Aronson Adding the Aronson Kicker prediction kicker Cardfixes 175
Alex Elmsley Cross-25 two selections made out of performer's hands, re-matrixingAlso published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 363
Jon Racherbaumer About the Psychic Princess Presentation credit information The Olram File (Issue 7) 13
Edward Marlo Predictable Princess applying Smith Myth, based on "Princess A-Hoy" (Impostress Princess) The Olram File (Issue 7) 13
Allan Ackerman Impromptu Paul Fox Las Vegas Kardma 92
Leo Boudreau The Faro & The Princess impromptu Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 11) 2430
Unknown, Stewart Judah The Mystery of the Seven Discs with credit information More Greater Magic 1129
Unknown A Time-Worn Trick Hilliard Note Book Entry More Greater Magic 1140
Allan Ackerman An Added Dimension card thought of from bank, cards dealt out and then divined Wednesday Nights 23
Karl Fulves M & M "manipulative & mathematical", one spectator thinks of card in eight-card group, faros Blocking Off 86
Max Holden, Glenn G. Gravatt, U. F. Grant Quotes from the Sphinx - Ring Spin (1927)
- Linking Finger Rings (1921)
- Tell The Truth Telephone (presentation for the princess card trick, 1927)
The Fine Print (Issue 4) 92
Allan Ackerman, Kosy Phibulphanuvat A Logical Princess I Can't Believe it's Not All Cards 46
Alex Elmsley Cross-25 two selections made out of performer's hands, re-matrixing, updated handlingAlso published here Alex Is At It Again 17
Frederick Braue Vocalepathy Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 6
Karl Fulves A Muted Nomen "The First Layout", spectators each remember one card in poker hand Mutus Nomen 11
Baltazar Fuentes Histed Heisted Again up to five spectators, ten cards eachInspired by
  • "Histed Heisted" (Simon Aronson)
Arempi II 16
Ellis Stanyon Guessing Thought Cards No. 8, with 4x4 cards Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 34
Ellis Stanyon The Greek Cross No. 19, thirteen four-card packets made, one selected, found after redistribution and another deal Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 92
Andrew Wimhurst Paul Fox Variation impromptu, no fishing Jiggery Pokery 12
Frank Garcia, Eddie Joseph Thought-Card Poker No. 70, one card of three poker hands thought of New Self-Working Card Tricks 108
Darwin Ortiz, John F. Mendoza Liar's Poker princess card trick with lie detection presentation and sucker finale à la Fingerprint Card TrickInspired by Scams & Fantasies with Cards 26
Al Baker Bakerscope different handling The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 535
Al Baker Vocalepathy alone or with mediumVariations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 593
Jim Steinmeyer the princess Caraboo deck Artificial conclusions 7
Karl Fulves Just Think spectator and performer show each other five cards, one thought of, shuffled back in half a deck each, groups of five cards shown, coincidence and cards foundInspired by
  • "Just Think Do As I Do" (Kenneth Lang, The Magic Wand)
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 351
Jim Steinmeyer The Princess in a Crowd fifteen card matrix trick, no-touchVariations Further Impuzzibilities 5
Jack Avis 5x5 Mental Routine, A Handling Rara Avis 97
Howard Schwarzman Foxless seven spectators, faro shuffles Best of Friends - Volume III 366
Jack Parker Royal 21 selection vanishes 7-7-7 118
Justin Higham The 25 Card Trick "Mental Poker" 7-7-7 169
Lou Hornung Obscured Matrix Five people each think of a card within a group of five, magician divines cards The Saturday Morning Session 11
Bob Farmer Devils & Angels picture cards with angels and devils, sins and virtues, three spectators think of one, they are divinedInspired by
  • "Mixed Emotions" (Phil Goldstein)
The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 131
Matt Baker, Peter W. Tappan Histed Hoisted Inspired by
  • "Histed Heisted" (Simon Aronson, The Card Ideas of Simon Aronson)
The Buena Vista Shuffle Club 62
Helder Guimarães Inside "The Tell Room" "Clues for the Advantage Player"
- First Phase: five cards chosen by five spectators, they shuffle their card each in a four-card packet, all twenty-five cards mixed and dealt out in five poker hands, selections found
- Second Phase: poker deal of five good hands that include the selections
Secret Language — Volume 1 300