303 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Vanish / Single Card
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Unknown Faced-Deck Card Vanish/Switch card put on top of faced deck, deck turned over secretly Der Kartenkünstler 50
Unknown Card Vanish at Position spectator remembers card and its position, when re-counted it is no longer there or switched Der moderne Kartenkünstler 49
Unknown Das desertierte und wiedereingefangene Ass four Aces shown and lost in deck by spectator, one Ace disappears and travels to spectator's pocket, Diamond spot card masks as Ace with other pips covered by other AcesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 23
Unknown Verschwinden und Wiedererscheinen einer Karte card vanishes from deck and appears on back of spectator or performerRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 37
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die verschwundene Karte card selected and returned out of hands, yet it disappears from deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 83
Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
C. Wichmann Pia fraus selection and eleven cards shown, selection vanishes from packet Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 14
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die thatsächlich verschwindende Karte card pull into sleeve Der moderne Kartenkünstler 183
Unknown Die Kartencigarre card vanishes in the hands, miniature card reappears at end of cigar, it then grows to normal size Der moderne Kartenkünstler 184
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing itAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 227
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Card Vanish under Handkerchief card vanishes from deck under handkerchief by gripping reversed stripper card with handkerchief when removing itAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 100
Dr. Arnfeld Die verschwindende Karte card vanishes from deck, spectator pushes card into clip in deck which is pulled out Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 181
Unknown The Changing and Diminishing Card card changes, shrinks, then disappears New Era Card Tricks 229
Julius Kupka Die mystirieuse Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
card is apparently not in one half of the deck, but then it is, card stuck to back of hand with moisture
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 3) 36
Unknown Stripper Vanish selection shuffled back by spectator, deck covered with handkerchief, handkerchief pulled away and reversed stripper card secretly stripped out and removed with handkerchiefAlso published here Der Amateurzauberer 96
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Auflösung einer Spielkarte card under silk is put on glass tray and vanishes, transparent celluloid card Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 181
Hänsel Kastner Der Fächer als Kartenmagnet card vanishes in fan (not a card fan) and reappears from fan Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 102
H. F. C. Suhr La carte du diable card vanishes in flash of fire, made from flash paper, ignites by itself Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 18
Unknown The Dissolved Card card held under handkerchief is pushed in glass of water by spectator and vanishes, celluloid card The Art of Magic 124
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der verschwundene König card vanishes in deck, then rises (= is pulled from) from behind another single cardAlso published here Kartenkünste 186
Charles T. Jordan The Spook Card No. 2, card vanishes from small packet, five peek cardsRelated to Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 6
Charles T. Jordan The Vanishing Card No. 5, one of six cards vanishes and appears in performer's pocket Ten New Impromptu Card Tricks 12
Charles T. Jordan Card Vanish via Miscall four cards placed on table, one miscalled and forced The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 9
Charles T. Jordan The Fade-Out Vanish card from ten-card-packet vanishes The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 18
Charles T. Jordan Bewildero! spectator remembers card and position from face, then procedure heavy control/steal The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 19
Tom Sellers Swing spectator remembers bottom card of half that has ben cut off onto case, it vanishes later, card attached to card case that can be pivoted out Magical Pleasantries 19
Unknown In Reverse card vanishes and reappears (color change methodology) Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 34
Ralph W. Hull Hull's "Hide-Out" Card Sleight showing that a card is apparently missing while spreading through deck, reverse cull More "Eye-Openers" 4
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight!! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of windowRelated toAlso published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 66
Louis Lam Perplexo "The 'El-El' Disappearance of One or More Cards", selection is put on face-up half and covered with other half, vanishes after separation of halves Would You Believe It? 4
Unknown Melrose card vanishes and reappears with "think stop" procedure, sticky substance on finger Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 108
Unknown Flyaway Cards card vanishes and reappears, sticky card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 111
Unknown Vanishing Card short card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 314
Unknown Card from Nowhere card to anywhere with duplicate, card vanishes via short card and riffle display Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 310
Unknown The Eclipse Vanish one of five vanishes, saliva Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 341
Oscar Weigle, John Goodrum The Perfect Card Routine card is forced and vanishes from deck via double facer, duplicate can appear anywhere, employed in three phase routine in which a card turns over, another changes into a selection and the third selection travels into pocket You'd be Surprised 37
Paul Rosini Saliva Sorcery. I peeked at card disappears and reappears reversed Greater Magic 258
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub transformation and vanishVariations Expert Card Technique 301
Henry Hardin The Dissolving Card one of five The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
Howard Warringer Utility Card Stealing Apparatus card vanish from case, tape in box Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 7) 4
Martin Gardner Vanishing and Reappearing Card spectator cuts deck and remembers card, halves placed face-to-face, selection vanishes (cards shown one by one) and reappears 12 Tricks with a Borrowed Deck 20
Louis Capiaux Cartes Mechant card to pocket or wallet with lengthy sucker presentation in which an obviously palmed card vanishes from a handkerchief The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 139) 788
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Perfect Vanish of a Card also as production, double facer Prepared Cards and Accessories 2
Unknown Century Card Vanishing Paper to vanish few cards Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 92
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of window Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 25
Unknown The Half-Deck Switch deck switched one half at a time, with back turned towards audience 25 Methods for Switching Decks 4
Warren Wiersbe What a Coincidence! selection vanishes, another card is selected which happens to be first card Action with Cards 3
Warren Wiersbe Delayed Discovery selection vanishes, performer then finds cards for color, suit, value of selection, selection reappears reversed Action with Cards 10
Edward Marlo Rub Away with rub vanish Off the Top 14
Edouard Cartier Cartier's Card Reversal and Spelling selection vanishes and appears reversed when spelled to Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 151
Arthur H. Buckley Lost and Found Experiment No. 18 - card vanishes and is found via second deal stop trick Card Control 170
Martin Gardner, Neal Elias Vanishing Card from deck At the Table Tricks 4
Edward Marlo II. Double Deal Vanish of named card, stacked Marlo In Spades 35
Edward Marlo IV. Saliva Methods A. Cut Method
B. In Spread
C. The Peek
Marlo In Spades 36
Edward Marlo V. Double Lift A. From the Peek
B. Key Card
C. Imperfection
D. One Hand
Marlo In Spades 37
Unknown Off Agin, On Agin, Finnegin! card vanishs and reappeares via pass The Royal Road to Card Magic 157
Carmen D'Amico Toss Over Card card is thrown invisible between two reversed cards in the deck Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 86
Franklin V. Taylor Frank's Vanish card vanish under handkerchief, scotch tape The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 298) 1193
Mariano Palhinha Wherizit three cards with money card in middle held by spectator beneath handkerchief, money card vanishes Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 62
Edward Marlo Card Vanishes from Small Packet Action Palm 10
Edward Marlo Vanish from Packet vanishing a card from a packet of five, "Red and Blue Effect" The Tabled Palm 32
Edward Marlo Third Example a card vanishes from a small packet Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 40
James Steranko Saliva Vanish reversed card vanishes Steranko on Cards 89
James Steranko Card Eclipse Chapter Eleven, "The Ultimate in Color Change Routines
three routined changes on top of deck, then card vanishes from hand and reappears in deck
Steranko on Cards 76
Cliff Green The Vanish Absolute from face Professional Card Magic 60
Cliff Green The Vanish signed card vanishes from face of pack, reappears in pocket Professional Card Magic 58
Edward Marlo A Marlo Miracle card vanishes via double push-off deal Estimation 64
Unknown Card Vanish Display showing that a card is missing by displaying cards in groups Close-up Card Magic 226
Dai Vernon Slow Motion Card Vanish Early Vernon 29
Dai Vernon Another Smear gum from envelope Early Vernon 55
Al Leech Vanishing Card card is rubbed, changes color, vanishes Super Card Man Stuff 12
Karl Fulves Prelude explaining "dealing heavy" to audience, then surplus card vanishes The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 114
Edward Marlo Saliva Card Vanish Expert Card Conjuring 95
Edward Marlo The Called for Vanish any named card is missing from deck Expert Card Conjuring 103
Edward Marlo Improved Named Vanish any named card is missing from deck, sticky substance, four methods Expert Card Conjuring 116
Edward Marlo The Gone Ghost silk over deck, glorpy type movement, then selection (ghost) gone On the Acrobatic Cards 42
Alton Sharpe Impossible Card Vanish card vanishes from pay envelope, slit at bottom Expert Card Mysteries 36
Larry Jennings The Turncoat ace of spades vanishes, turns over, changes back, ... in small packet Expert Card Mysteries 44
George Lee Single Card Vanish below post card Expert Card Mysteries 152
Edward Marlo "Over Here, Of Course!" face-up/face-down packet, selection vanishes, reappears face upInspired by
  • "Where Has It Gone" (Hideo Kato, Genii, Sept. 1969)
Related toVariations
Hierophant (Issue 2) 63
Aldini, Joe Berg, Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Supremonition Freely named card is found vanished from the deck, Joker then changes into selection Roughingly Yours 46
Karl Fulves As A Vanish placing sticky card next to selection with faro, also rough-smooth method Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue First Supplement) 53
Edward Marlo Fingertip Vanish fingertip peeked card vanishes, double index card Advanced Fingertip Control 95
Edward Marlo Vanishing Card a chosen card vanishes from amongst a packet of five cards, lapping Advanced Fingertip Control 153
Edward Marlo Wet Line Vanish or Control selection vanishes or is controlled, saliva handling Advanced Fingertip Control 88
Edward Marlo Pre-Determined Four - Fourth Effect A Fingertip Peeked card vanishes, waxed corner short Advanced Fingertip Control 107
Edward Marlo The Vanishing Card peeked card vanishes, reappears at chosen number, saliva Advanced Fingertip Control 116
Roy Walton Gone To Earth card vanishes in packet an reappearsInspired by
  • Hideo Kato's "Where Has It Gone?" (Genii Sept 1970)
Hierophant (Issue 4) 187
Paul Swinford Added Thoughts on "Over Here, of Course!" Inspired by Hierophant (Issue 4) 189
Edward Marlo Fly Me To The Moon card vanishes in packet an reappears at chosen position, based on Hideo Kato's "Where Has It Gone?" (Genii Sept 1969), two methods Hierophant (Issue 4) 189
Karl Fulves Future Minus odd backed card underneath cardboard, another card signed is put underneath as well, they become one signed odd-backed cardVariations The Book of Numbers 39
Karl Fulves Future Minus prediction is placed between sandwich cards, selection as well, they turn out to be the same
- A Variation in Handling
Inspired by The Book of Numbers — Supplementary Notes 12
Roger Smith K-S Vanish handling for method 4 of Marlo referenceInspired by The K-S Control System 9
Bob Baxter Rising & Vanishing Card under handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 103
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Vanish prayer vanish Epilogue (Issue 14) 111
Karl Fulves Gaffed Cards new type of flap card to vanish a card Mexican Monte 17
Billy McComb Eye-Level, One-Man Card Vanish gimmick, similar to VernonRelated to I Did It My Way 6
Unknown Traveling Cards Vanish hiding a card while running through the deck The Living End 19
Karl Fulves Ghost Of A Chance selection disappears from hat, betting theme, two methods Packet Switches (Part Two) 75
Karl Fulves The Looking Glass Aces five cards with Joker, which changes to four aces one at a time and vanishes, for credits see referenceRelated to Packet Switches (Part One) 22
Karl Fulves Card Vanishes from Envelope see Note 2 Packet Switches (Part Two) 75
Karl Fulves One As Two gaffed Packet Switches (Part One) 44
Karl Fulves The Portable Indice gaffed Packet Switches (Part One) 45
Martin Gardner Gardner Vanish see also p. 668 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 665
Lin Searles Impossible Location out-of-hand selection (203rd force), card vanishes and reappears in deckRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 665
Edward Marlo No Future Plus two selections with different back are placed underneath a magazine, the become one card The Unexpected Card Book 200
Mike Rogers Minus One odd backed card underneath cardboard, another card signed is put underneath as well, they become one signed odd-backed cardInspired by Epilogue (Issue 20) 184
Jeff Busby Whispering Joker five cards with joker, joker whispers selection which then vanishes, double facer Epilogue (Issue 22) 208
Paul Curry The Drawback Vanish with the aid of the drawback double lift Paul Curry Presents 41
Karl Fulves Heavy Traffic prediction vanishes from between two jacks twice, then the chosen card appears between the jacksRelated toVariations Close-Up Mental Magic 2
Joseph Dunninger, Walter B. Gibson The Spaced-Out Card peeked card vanishes form deck The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 107) 531
Edward Marlo, Arthur Finley The Missing Hour twelve cards, selection vanishes, two methodsVariations Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 25
Dai Vernon Card Vanish Card that was peeked at vanishes from deck , uses saliva Magic With Faucett Ross 220
Rick Johnsson, Jerry Mentzer Push Down Vanish four cards, one vanishes New and Novel Knowledge 8
Roger Smith The Card That Went Poof and Was Gone card peeked in IF condition, later selection has vanished The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 2
Roger Smith The Card That Went Poof - Again card peeked in IF condition, later selection is shown to have vanished and then it reappearsVariations The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 11
Unknown 60 Seconds Flat No. 59, selection vanishes from deck and reappears in deck under table Self-Working Card Tricks 90
Rick Johnsson Fly Now - Pay Later credit card of spectator vanishes, pretending to do the boomerang card, ends up in wallet Practical Impossibilities 33
A. Berkeley Davis Palm Spoof card vanishes an reappears with palm presentation, ten vanish Card Cavalcade Four 90
Karl Fulves Psi/bernetics clean vanish of a selection, sucker element, sleeving Impromptu Holdouts 8
Karl Fulves Evilopes five cards and envelopes, spectator paper clips one card, all in envelopes, selection vanishes from envelope leaving clip behind Impromptu Holdouts 10
Karl Fulves Oblivion loading into shirt (between buttons) Impromptu Holdouts 20
Karl Fulves Boggled card vanishes with fun sucker presentation about the spectator taking a card from between the aces and pushing it magic thrust like between to aces, sleeving Impromptu Holdouts 23
Stephen Minch A Light Fandango selection rises from fan, wiggles and goes back down, then vanishes from deck Creations of a Magical Madman 37
Allan Ackerman Easy Off Pips at the end the card is blank and vanishes, gaffedInspired by Here's My Card 13
Allan Ackerman Roll Over Card Vanish bare handedVariations Here's My Card 46
Looy Simonoff Kenomental fair selection is marked on face. two possible effects: card is found by spectator from back or vanishes from deck Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 4) 41
Ross Bertram The Blackstone "Birdcage" Card Vanish Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 70
Paul Harris Absorption card placed on case is "absorbed" by case (i.e. vanishes) Las Vegas Close-Up 42
Karl Fulves Catapult card vanishes from packet, card to wallet application The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1167
Jerry Sadowitz The Bermuda Triangle card and faces of three cards vanish Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 7) 707
Karl Fulves Flap Notes uses for flap-flap gimmick, loading sandwich in case, named ace vanishes from case Inner Sanctum 36
Karl Fulves The Smyx Solution one of five cards vanishes from box, "Secret Sleeving" (without details, Impromptu Holdouts) The Nyria Effect 71
Karl Fulves Frameworks card case frame (like purse frame), aces appear and vanish Card Under Glass 88
Karl Fulves Epigram I card placed behind case vanishes Cryptology 114
Karl Fulves Three To Go one of three cards vanishes, using case as method Cryptology 117
Karl Fulves Meltdown poker size card placed in bridge size deck vanishes Shape Changers 4
Karl Fulves Sneakers sandwich placed in case, sandwich card vanishes and reappears in case, flap-flap Inner Sanctum 32
Karl Fulves Impromptwo poker size card placed in bridge size deck vanishes or shrinks to bridge size Shape Changers 9
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves Rule 42 full card placed into packet of half cards vanishes
- Karl Fulves Notes
- Cyprian/Fulves Method
Shape Changers 37
Karl Fulves Final Reduction three-spot in case changes to two, then ace, then vanishes, posed as problem Cryptology 120
Roy Walton The Helensburgh Triangle card vanish from queens then apparently deck should vanish, color change of deck That Certain Something... 21
Edward Marlo An Optical Illusion selection appears and vanishes on tabled deck, using card clip Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 106
Bob Veeser Vanish card vanishes from aces and appears somewhere else Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 299
Jan Heins The Lady Vanishes card vanishes from the deck the spectator is holding Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 6) 863
Gene Maze Change of Menu chosen card, changes in a sandwich into the aces one by one and vanishes in the end The Gene Maze Card Book 68
Karl Fulves He's Back red card with invisible back changes instantly into black card with back Color Quik 42
Rovi Safe Bet selection is revealed and vanishes from the deck, with wallet Rovi Reveals 20
Michael Ammar The Clip Card Vanish vanishing torn pieces of card in paper clip
- Alternate Handling
Also published here Encore I 27
Bob Hummer A Card in Flight! card vanishes from deck and reappears at other side of windowAlso published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 1
Martin A. Nash Credence peeked-at card vanishes and reappears at named number, center deal Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 561
Richard Kaufman, Ken Krenzel Kaufman and Krenzel on Cryptology card placed between two card cases vanishes, reappears in center of one of the decksInspired by Cardworks 13
Karl Fulves Touched Heart hearts are face up in the center of the deck, named card vanishes Milennium Aces 36
Paul Harris The Bizarre Vanish card visually vanishes while spectator holds itRelated toVariationsAlso published here Close-up Fantasies Finalé 81
Alex Elmsley Prayer Vanish card vanishes from sandwich More Professional Card Tricks 19
Stephen Tucker Abort selection vanishes with a big bang and four parts appear on the back of the four aces, see also p. 269 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 5) 89
Karl Fulves Consumed four Kings placed on a dollar, all on top of deck, a King vanishes, when deck is cut, underneath dollar the King reappears Six Impromptu Card Tricks 25
Steve Beam Card Compression four aces compressed into two twos, into a four, then card vanishesAlso published here Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 35
John Ramsay, Andrew Galloway The Forgotten Card Trick among four cards one vanishes and one turns over, with remember and forget presentation The Ramsay Finale 55
Reinhard Müller Müzarre Vanish in using Trevor Lewis's Monte Plus TwistInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 32) 620
Eric F. Impey Mysto, The Masterpiece thought-of card vanishes, thirteen half-waxed pairs in deck, also as named vanishVariationsAlso published here
  • Original Card Mysteries, Eric Impey
A History of the Brainwave Principle 42
Karl Fulves Sand Trap ideas posed as a problem:
- small packet counted, quarter card appears within packet, on next count half card, and so on until full card
- also in reverse as vanish
- cannibals
- quarters assemble and restore
- progressive unprinting (Sam Schwartz)
Bob Ostin's New Submarine Card 39
Edward Marlo Olram's Vanish four kings, mentally chosen king vanishes, appears in deck Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 304
Mirko Ferrantini Fifth Twist card vanishes as kicker Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 6) 934
Stephen Tucker Mirage Single playing card vanishes, one quarter at a time The Card-Mad-gic of Stephen Tucker 47
Edward Marlo Impact-Collision-Crash four Queens in four envelopes with holes, chosen Queen turns over twice, chosen Queen vanishes, then reappears in an envelope with odd backInspired byAlso published here
  • MUM, Jan. 1978
At The Table 114
Bruce Cervon The '66 Vanish three cards, sandwiched card disappearsVariations The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 25, 26 & 27) 253
Edward Marlo The '66 Vanish - Alternative Method three cards, sandwiched card disappearsInspired by The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 28, 29 & 30) 308
Unknown Card Vanish from Pack cards counted on table one by one, first one is double (1937) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 10
U. F. Grant, Tenkai Ishida Card Vanish spectator remembers card at number, when counted down again it is no longer there The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 23
Unknown Card Vanish Seven of Diamonds and index of Nine of Diamonds simulate a Six of Diamonds in tabled layout The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 25
Steve Beam Card Compression four aces compressed into two twos, into a four, then card vanishesRelated toAlso published here The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 9) 151
Greg Eanes Forced Vanish force and card vanish with the Silicard The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 11) 178
Frederick Braue Card to Pocket card vanishes from deck via Gardner's method from "Cut the Cards" (1944) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 14
Unknown Vanished card vanishes from deck Gimmick (Issue 1) 18
Larry Jennings The Courting Queen picture cards are face up in center, named queen disappears & reappears The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 88
Jim Molinari, Edward Marlo Something Unexpected one of four cards vanishes at end Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 12) 1292
Ken Simmons Vanish and Discovery card vanishes face-up from top of deck and reappears next to selection Riffling the Pasteboards 16
Ken Simmons Swivel Palm Replacement - As a Vanish
- As a Color Change
Related to Riffling the Pasteboards 53
Karl Fulves Shuttle Shuffle named card vanishes from deck in NPO, transfer shuffle from one half to the other Riffle Shuffle Methods 34
Karl Fulves Fadeout named card vanishes from deck in NPO Riffle Shuffle Methods 36
Randy Wakeman The Natural transformation, vanish, repeat to pocketInspired by Special Effects 1
Jerry Sadowitz A Vanish and a Cull card shown missing (Martin Gardner) and three mates culled in the processRelated to Inspirations 32
Ken Simmons Hands Off Reverse...er, Vanish card lost by spectator in deck behind his back, it vanishes, two handlingsInspired byVariations Riffling the Pasteboards — Again! 1
Darwin Ortiz Darwin's Aces Aces vanish and reappear "around" SelectionsInspired byVariations Darwin Ortiz at the Card Table 131
Ian Baxter Phantoms! selected card vanishes in deck and reappers as one of the phantom jokers... Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 3) 1474
Larry Jennings Vanish an Reappearance of a Card visual The Cardwright 25
Ben Harris Strange Harmony selection sandwiched, all three cards torn twice, when pieces are examined the selection has vanished Off the Wall 91
Sam Leo Horowitz The Horowitz Variation named picture card and four spot cards removed, picture card vanishes, using strip of card The Chronicles (Issue 35) 1410
Ben Harris S.F.U.C. - Super Flip Utility Concept flipping over two cards as once with Super-Flip, upper one is scallop short, with applications:
- A Flash Double-Lift
- A Color Change
- A Stunning Ambitious Card Climax
- A Vanish
Inspired by
  • "Super-Flip" (Ben Harris, New Directions)
Off the Wall 62
Edward Marlo Visual Change - Appearance - Vanish face card of deck changes just with a wrist turn and back, different applications
- Impromptu Change
Also published here
  • The New Tops, Feb. 1968
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 351
Dai Vernon Will-O'-the-Wisp vanish and recovery via handwashing The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 81
Brother John Hamman Watch Me Like a Hawk selection placed with aces, aces shown, then selection named and it vanishes The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 44
Steve Beam The Floating Lady queen floats between two halves of the deck, then the card vanishes, impromptuRelated toVariations The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 28) 485
Jerry K. Hartman Tunnel Disappearance card vanishes when pushed through deck perpendicular Close-up Impact! 144
Ken Krenzel A Spelling Trick card visibly vanishes from top and reappears at spelling position Close-up Impact! 184
Ken Krenzel Cul-de-Sac card vanishes and reappears when pushed perpendicular through two cards, visualVariations Close-up Impact! 154
Edward Marlo, Ken Simmons Marlo Improves Simmons card that spectator loses himself behind his back is divined and vanishesInspired byRelated to Finally! 46
Ken Krenzel The Vanishing Lady idea for the vanish of Beam's Floating LadyInspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 35) 640
Simon Aronson Time Out twelve cards, selection vanishesInspired by The Aronson Approach 63
Michael Ammar Clip Card Vanish vanishing torn pieces of card in paper clipAlso published here The Magic of Michael Ammar 54
Alex Elmsley Flying Squad card vanishes and reappears next to selection The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 141
Alex Elmsley Infinity: Round Trip card vanishes from face of packet and reappears reversed in deckVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 269
Alex Elmsley Misogynist's Monte card vanishes in the end The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 383
Edward Marlo, Ralph W. Hull Marlo's Will-Of-The-Wisp card vanishes from its position, reappears at another chosen number (see Hull's More Eye Openers), two methods The Olram File (Issue 3) 13
Karl Fulves Hideout selection vanishes from packet, the reappears again 28 Card Tricks 38
Sveroni Der radfahrende Joker und die Münze joker on card vanishes, then complete card, then a card shrinks and a coin transforms into a jumbo coin Sveroni Original 37
Jon Racherbaumer Boxed-In card vanishes between two card cases, reappears reversed in cased deck The Collected Almanac (Issue ) xxxi
Jack Carpenter Card and Purse Frame card vanishes in purse frame (sucker element) and appears from it Modus Operandi 73
Edward Marlo, Hideo Kato Nameless "It's Over Here, Of Course" card vanishes in packet and reappears, with second handling "Keyless Version"Inspired by
  • "Where Has It Gone?" (Hideo Kato, Genii Sept. 1969)
Related to
The Olram File (Issue 11) 3
James Swain Technicolor Mystery red backed selection vanishes from between four blue backed kings and revealed to be mystery card previously put in pocket Don't Blink 107
Karl Fulves Median card predicted by 2 other cards - its value must be between the prediction cards, in second phase one of the prediction cards vanishes to make it fit Deceptive Practices 19
Frederick Braue Card to Wallet duplicate The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 6) 18
Philip T. Goldstein Montexposé odd back card vanishes among four other cards The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 4) 6
Alex Elmsley The Imp of the Inverse card vanishes from pack, was never there, pseudo duplicate The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 168
Roger Crosthwaite Single Deal Vanish card(s) dealt on table vanish, into LTP, see also p. 234 for credit information, also:
- Multiple Deal Vanish
Roger's Thesaurus 32
Jack Avis, Cy Endfield Twist and Vanish biddle trick, five-card twisting routine, cards turn over one by one, selection vanishes at the endRelated to
  • Inside Out No. VI (1989, Justin Higham, p. 14)
Roger's Thesaurus 174
Jack Avis Siva's Twist and Vanish biddle trick, five-card twisting routine, cards turn over one by one, selection vanishes at the end Roger's Thesaurus 178
Cy Endfield Shock Treatment "Twist and Vanish", biddle trick with thought-of card (one out of three), five-card twisting routine, cards turn over one by one, selection vanishes at the end Roger's Thesaurus 180
Darwin Ortiz The Psychotronic Card comboVariations Cardshark 14
Edward Marlo Tent Vanish Routine Facsimile (Issue 3 (Marlophile 1)) 13
Felix Farrell X-Ray Card card in box is divined, then it vanishes from box and appears somewhere else Aus dem Effeff... 36
Edward Marlo Latest Ace Vanishes Ace (or card) vanishes in packet, five methodsVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Dec. 1968
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 37
Edward Marlo Buffaloed into Vanishing Effect #1
one of five thought of, two packets made, card vanishes from one packet and is named, faro
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 341
Unknown Finnegins Rewake selected card vanishes and reappeares on top of the deck Card College - Volume 2 304
Juan Tamariz Vanished Without a Trace! indifferent card changes into freely chosen card and then "rub-a-dub-dub" vanishesInspired by Card College — Volume 2 335
Paul Harris Absorption card placed on case is "absorbed" by case (i.e. vanishes) The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Las Vegas Close-Up) 175
Paul Harris The Bizarre Vanish card visually vanishes while spectator holds itAlso published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 57
Jon Racherbaumer Handling of Norm Osborne's Unlimited Vanish Miracles with Cards 186
James Swain, Darwin Ortiz Finale for the Capitulating Queens vanish of signed card to walletInspired by Miracles with Cards 182
Larry Jennings The Creeping Aces Aces reversed in center vanish one by one, reappear Jennings '67 144
Karl Fulves Night Life unknown face-down card placed in new pack order, when spread the card at that position is missing, repeated with other position, unknown card is this second missing cardRelated to The Vampire Chronicles 4
Karl Fulves Dr. J unknown face-down card is placed in face-up deck where spectator cuts, the card he cuts to is then the face-down card, SBS deckRelated to The Vampire Chronicles 20
Karl Fulves Mirrors Never Lie card vanishes from packet but remains visible in mirror, card with mirror surfaceRelated to The Vampire Chronicles 63
Karl Fulves While You Sleep four queens in case, jack added, it vanishes, "HELL"-paper-fold, story presentation, "For a long time, at parties, this was a requested effect." The Vampire Chronicles 77
Karl Fulves Silent Knight four queens, one placed in case, suit named, other three queens shown and named one is missing, in case are only the four Jacks, version of "House No. 5"Related to The Vampire Chronicles 88
Karl Fulves Card Vanish from Packet packet mixed face-up/face-down with one double facer The Vampire Papers 138
Karl Fulves Optikal Illusion three-card fan, in mirror only two cards are seen but simultaneously three from back The Vampire Papers 97
Karl Fulves Flight Deck four jacks and three sixes, one jack vanishes, it is found stuck to ceiling The Vampire Papers 135
Steve Beam Invincible thought of card vanishes and then reappears reversed in the deck The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 64) 1267
Karl Fulves Palmistry four cards with different (rainbow) decks, one taken and openly palmed, it vanishes over deck, all cards are now Ace of Hearts, back to normalRelated to The Fine Print (Issue 6) 142
Dai Vernon The Vanish of a Card peek technique, using saliva or glue stick Card College - Volume 3 513
Various, Roberto Giobbi, Paul Harris The Return of the Phantom a selected black card vanishes and reappeares between the red half of the deck as the phantom card, previously placed thereInspired by Card College — Volume 3 775
Dondrake Handling BlackArt Cards - Vanishing Card
- Vanishing Jumbo Card
- Diminishing Card
Black Art Breakthroughs 9
Ellis Stanyon The Card Disappears from a Glass of Water No. 15, sheet of celluloid Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 164
David Regal Ace in the Hole Ace of Spades pulled out of and vanished into a "black hole" (black paper circle), card grows and shrinks in the process Close-Up & Personal 80
Ellis Stanyon To Vanish One of Five Cards No. 16, salivaVariations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 42
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note more detailed routine for the vanish of one of five cardsInspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 42
Ellis Stanyon With the Half Card No. 17, face card shown, spectator holds deck at end, face card vanishes/changes Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 43
Adrian Plate The Disappearance of a Card No. 5, card vanishes from packet, reappears in deckVariationsAlso published here
  • Magician's Tricks (Hatton & Plate, 1910)
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 124
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note finessed handlingInspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 125
Burling Hull The Vanishing Card No. 15, "Ghost Card", five cards fanned with Joker at front, one thought-of except Joker, all placed in hat, all cards removed and shown on both side, selection has vanishedVariations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 132
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note details on handling, alternative gaffs with corners stuck onInspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 133
Theodore DeLand Fade Away No. 19, back of card with image of fingers and hand, see "General note" on p. 140 for credit Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 137
Ellis Stanyon The Card Disappears from an Empty Glass No. 16, tinfoil back Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 165
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note details on the hinged pocket card, also for vanishing a cardInspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 169
Chung Ling Soo The Card Thought of Is Removed and Replaced in the Pack No. 22, card thought of in spread, it vanishes and reappears again Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 252
Karl Fulves Cannibal Variation cannibal card put on half the deck on the table, selection placed on top vanishes, repeat Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 256
Karl Fulves Entity a card vanishes from 4-card packet, two methods Lost Vampire Secrets 146
Paul Curry The Drawback Vanish with the aid of the drawback double lift Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 17
Masao Atsukawa 消えるA (Disappearing Ace) Ace disappears from packet of four cardsInspired by カードの島 31
Karl Fulves The Mystery Card No. 62, card from wallet put into packet of Ace through Ten of Clubs, it vanishes and only those ten cards remain My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 142
David Regal Sticky Monte money card vanishes at the end Constant Fooling 2 158
Thomas Baxter The BC Cop (Baxter Count Cop), cop from small packet as it is counted, used to vanish card in 3 Card Monte The Action Cop 24
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Lost, Stolen, Strayed - A King card vanishes in deck, then rises (= is pulled from) from behind another single cardAlso published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 137
Lewis Jones Bad Luck Mansion thirteen cards, one chosen and reversed, it vanishes and reappears from packet two times, war story presentationInspired by
  • "The tomb of the kings" (Lewis Jones, Lusions)
Ahead of the Pack 178
Davide Costi Card on Back card vanishes from deck and appears pinned on the performer's back Close-Up Elegance by Davide Costi 73
Karl Fulves Good Trick Gone Bad card vanishes, then rubber band appears around chosen card in deck Under Tension 74
Wesley James The Moon is Made of Blue Cheese "alpha", face-up/face-down packet, selection vanishes, reappears face up and odd-backedInspired by
  • "Where has it gone?" (Hideo Kato, Genii Vol. 34 No. 1, Sept. 1970)
Enchantments 237
Wesley James, Ken Krenzel The Egress Vanish card vanishes and reappears when pushed perpendicular through four cards, visualInspired by Enchantments 393
Dave Campbell About Turn Aces put in deck turn over, selection vanishes from between Aces and reappears, Aces change to Kings and Aces are found in wallet The Dave Campbell Legacy 127
Karl Fulves Suit Solution in Clocking card removed, performer removes four-of-a-kind of same value but originally removed card vanishes as it cannot be there Clockwork 25
Karl Fulves Mystery Card "An Unsolved Problem"
two sandwiches, one with mystery card, named card put in other sandwich, named card vanishes and mystery card is named card, posed as a problem
Variations Prolix (Issue 1) 21
Robin Gunney Ever Queen Switch Red backed selection vanishes between blue backed Queens, appears in blue deck. Corresponding blue card appears in red deck. The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 71
Jack Parker Cain & Cord Coin appears underneath selection in the deck. Then, card vanishes and reappears folded around the coin 52 Memories 142
Jack Parker More Effort Less Magic Selection placed amongst Kings vanish, one of the Kings becomes the selection, and the King appears in spectator's packetRelated toVariations 52 Memories 157
David Solomon The 21 Card Trick - Phase One: The Twenty-One Shuffle
- Phase Two: Pure Twenty-One Card Vanish
Inspired byAlso published here The Wisdom of Solomon 47
Stewart James Gobak Card Mystery Selected card vanishes from packet, then returns and located by spectator spelling nameAlso published here
  • Marketed by SJ, 1948
The Essential Stewart James 98
Jack Parker Royal 21 selection vanishes 7-7-7 118
Jerry K. Hartman Deuces & Don'ts two sandwiches, one with mystery card, named card put in other sandwich, named card vanishes and mystery card is named cardInspired by Prolix (Issue 5) 276
Karl Fulves Dr. Jackyl four Aces shown, vampire card dropped on top, named Ace vanishesRelated to Prolix (Issue 6) 418
David Solomon The 21 Card Trick - Phase One: The Twenty-One Shuffle
- Phase Two: Pure Twenty-One Card Vanish
Also published here Solomon's Notes 10
Tom Stone Card, Deck & Case selection disappears, then deck vanishes, reappears in card case with selection face up, seated Vortex 17
Al Schneider Vanishing Card Al Schneider Magic 219
Ryan Schlutz Foregone Conclusion card disappears from deck and reappears popping out of fan Making the Cut 71
Patrick Page One More Time odd cards vanish among three other cards one at the time, then card changes to match other card Magic Page by Page 235
Tom Gagnon Wow - that's Different biddle trick handling, using Versatile Spread ControlInspired by
  • "Wow" (Richard Bruce, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Sep. 1951)
Avant-Cards 54
Sid Lorraine To Vanish a Card card in middle of faced deck, deck is twistet several times and card is no longer there The F.F.F.F. Book 149
Lionel Gallardo Belly Strippers Vanish of a playing card wrapped up in the magician's sweater or tie. Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 100
Ramón Riobóo Spanish Curry A card vanishes from a group of cards.Related to Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 81
Tony Griffith Mark of the Reader The selected card vanishes. When the spectator's two attempts to find his own card fails, the values of the two are added to arrive at a total. Turning to that page in a book, the selection is found there.Related to
  • "Mark of the Reader" (Stewart James, Pentagram, Feb. 1947)
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 126
Kent Cummins Not Your Card? No Worries! Wrong card vanishes, reappears as correct cardRelated to The Saturday Morning Session 27
So Sato Shrink Vanish single card shrinks via optical illusion, vanishes, reappears in pocketInspired by The Secrets of So Sato 17
Pepe Lirrojo P.A.D.O.I. two deck routine, open prediction, two cards spelled two, deck in order and selection vanishes Panpharos 41
Johnny Thompson Expert Vernon's Variant card vanish finaleInspired by The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 59
George Joseph Sticky Signature crayon signature makes card sticky, stage and close-up handling The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 107
Jamy Ian Swiss Card Vanish Suggestion using gaff instead of duplicate for clean vanishRelated to The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 125
David Solomon Vanish, Name & Recover card vanishes and is shown missing from deck, thrown back reversedInspired by Solomon's Secrets 189
Benjamin Earl Top Change Vanish using top-change dynamics to affect a visual vanish in the off-beat The Shift #2 26
Helder Guimarães Invisible "Belief/Existence"
spectator remembers a card and its position, selection vanishes and reappears face up in deck
Secret Language — Volume 1 356
Ben Hart Ben Hart's Handy Teleportation item vanishes apparently from spectator's handRelated to The Darkest Corners 227