129 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Super-Senses / Memory / Miscellaneous
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Unknown Further Illustration naming position of any card or card at any position More Magic 79
Unknown Das mathematische Mischen - 4. fourth application, deck "shuffled" two times, then card at any position named Der moderne Kartenkünstler 120
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon order of cards read off to medium who then directs the spectator to lay out the cards so that they end up sorted in new deck order, three methodsRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 79
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon continuation of explanationRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 93
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon continuation of explanation, verbal code methodRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 104
Unknown Mnemonics Applied to Cards deck really remembered New Era Card Tricks 177
Unknown Magic versus Mnemonics thirty-two numbered slips and cards are distributed among audience, performer later recalls them, secret assistant New Era Card Tricks 61
Unknown Die natürliche Gedächtniskunst - das Spielkarten-Kunststück mnemonics for playing cards, thirty-two cards memorized by performerRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9) 138
Hugo Schröder Der Kartenkünstler als Hellseher "by Hugo Sch., Dresden", layout of all cards on table, performer can name any of the cardsRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 4
Francis King Der Kartenkünstler als Mnemotechniker apparently thirty-two-card deck memorized, position named by spectator and performer names card, three key cards memorized throughout deck and the closest one brought to correct position with passRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 100
Arthur Toskana Das Riesengedächtnis order of shuffled deck read to performer who can repeat it, deck switched for "memorized" deck with easy systemRelated toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 9) 131
Arthur Toskana Noch einmal "Das Riesengedächtnis" clarificationRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 1) 14
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Riesengedächtnis card removed and rest of deck read off for performer who then names the missing card, then number named and performer names card at that position, clocking for both value and suit mod 10 (for thirty-two cards), also clocking with fifty-two cards without modInspired byRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3) 38
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Riesengedächtnis second part of explanation, card at any position named by memorising four cards and bringing the closest one to named position by passRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4) 55
Hugo Schrader Mnemotechnik und Kartenkunst thirty-two spectators with number cards also take a card and read number and card off, performer memorizes everything apparently and takes the cards out in order after they have been shuffled, hidden assistant sorts a deck behind stage Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 107
Charles T. Jordan The Suits Unscrambled No. 10, all four Royal Flushes are shuffled together, performer memorized them apparently and brings out named suit from behind back Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 21
Billy O'Connor A Memory Feat naming any card at any number Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 365
Walter B. Gibson Improved Super Memory apparently twenty selections and their positions are rememberedVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 175
Louis Lam Number Please a number in corner of every card, spectators name any number, performer knows the card (as memory demonstration) Watch Me Closely 25
Theodore Annemann Card Memory shuffled deck is memorized by performer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 211
Louis Nikola A Subtle Game arranging memorized deck stack in front of spectatorsAlso published here Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 402
Unknown The Up-to-Date Prophet spectator names number, performer card at that position, stacked deck Greater Magic 289
H. Adrian Smith Mnemonics with Cards - An Outline of the System
- The Table of Fixed Ideas
- The Card List
- Association of Ideas
- Memorizing a Shuffled Pack
Greater Magic 902
Unknown Locating the Cards card at any position is named by performer,stacked Expert Card Technique 198
Arthur Monroe Hypocritical Memory deck switch in mirror glass The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 151) 884
Edward Marlo The Prediction performer knows card at named number, partial stack, part of "Marlo's Miracle Routine" Marlo In Spades 15
Gus C. Boerner New Memory Stunt Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 38
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Rotator prop to write down the order of a shuffled deck and use it as a memorized deckRelated to The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 256) 1023
Edward Marlo The Chain Calculator how to calculate position of any card after faro shuffles, memorized deck Faro Notes 12
Milton Kort Gambling Expose long routine, including memory, poker face, false dealing demo, stacking demo, in the end cards vanish under a handkerchief except four acesRelated to The Cardiste (Issue 8) 3
Hans E. Trixer Photo-Memory shuffled deck, spectator names a position and performer tells the card Card Tricks 308
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory #1 apparently order of shuffled deck is remembered My Favorite Card Tricks 59
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory #2 apparently order of shuffled deck is rememberedRelated toVariations My Favorite Card Tricks 65
Harry Lorayne Out of this World Memory presentation for OOTW as memory stunt Deck-Sterity 55
Edward Marlo Pseudo Memory position of named card is called out, stack and faros Epilogue (Issue 4) 28
Dai Vernon A Mental Discovery apparently deck is remembered, then position of selection namedRelated to Expanded Lecture Notes 38
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory #3 apparently order of shuffled deck is remembered Reputation-Makers 97
Harry Lorayne Four by Four four spectators with four cards each Reputation-Makers 168
Harry Lorayne Pseudo Memory -or- Location Fooler memorizing two groups, one card is displaced The Great Divide 5
Harry Lorayne Red/Black Memory memorizing the position of reds and blacks apparently The Great Divide 6
Michael Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreathAlso published here Card Cavalcade II 90
Jack Kent Tillar The Pill! super memory presentation, memory pill, letters, numbers and order of playing cards The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 111) 551
Jack Kent Tillar Card Memo Plus behind back, entire deck The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 111) 553
Barrie Richardson Memorable Memory Stunt shuffled deck, someone names a position, performer instantly names the card Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 500
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm spectator moves selection from pile to pile, you tell him from where to which Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 1) 154
Gus Southall Instant Memory cards at three named positions are named by performer in shuffled deck Fred Braue on False Deals 38
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm pseudo Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 275
Terry LaGerould Pseudometry Variations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 282
Arthur Setterington Thanks for the Memory Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 3) 655
Ray Grismer HIP ESP - How I Practice ESP naming some cards from shuffled deck Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8) 891
Terry LaGerould Pseud-O-Mem spectator names his card, magician its position Best of Friends 147
Larry Jennings Try To Remember out of hand selection, faro, performer knows position of card Best of Friends 504
Unknown Pseudo Memory No. 90, bluff-memorization of order of deck Self-Working Number Magic 117
Larry Jennings Memoreverse apparently order is remembered, a chosen card is found reversed on the magician named position Lake Tahoe Card Magic 55
Ben Harris Memoree position of selection named after order is apparently memorized Out Of His Mind! 114
Karl Fulves Memory Mix after riffle shuffle performer memorizes order, deck dealt into two heaps, performer announces number of matching color pairs in one heapRelated to Color Capture 8
Edward Marlo As a Memory Gag spectator places Aces in deck, positions apparently memorized, "First, second, third, fourth", they are shown on top M.I.N.T. — Volume I 238
Edward Marlo Mexican with a Memory card moved from one half to another is located, apparently cards in one half remembered, using Mexican Joe CrimpRelated to M.I.N.T. — Volume I 260
Steve Beam The Forgotten Trick shuffled deck behind back, number is called and card named at position The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 48) 869
Allan Ackerman Ackerman's Opener stack, combination Las Vegas Kardma 100
Basil Horwitz Challenge Super Memory Test Number 1 spectator names number from one to twenty-six, performer names card The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 71
Basil Horwitz Challenge Super Memory Test Number 2 apparently memorizing the deck, able to name card after chosen position The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 3 81
Philip T. Goldstein Chromagnon memory demonstration of red/black order Thabbatical 121
Karl Fulves Remember This shuffled deck apparently memorized, one riffle shuffle, performer checks and then names cards at 3 different positions, "Spread Correction"Inspired by Crooked Tales 59
Micah C. Lasher Memory Man full deck apparantly Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 6) 2509
David Malek The Instantly Memorized Deck position in shuffled deck is named and performer knows card, memory presentation The Lexicon 29
Edward Marlo Two Memory Bits - Bit Two spectator names card, performer names number, with new pack order and straddle faros Facsimile (Issue 3) 44
Unknown Mental Countdown No. 14, deck apparently memorized, spectator points to card in face-up spread and performer names its position Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 23
Karl Fulves, Bob King The Memory Expert No. 16, number thought of, card at this position remembered, cut, performer memorizes deck, new position of selection named and card at original position as well Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 27
Michael Skinner The Monkey's Paw memory demonstration, memorized deck, ending in new deck order Classic Sampler 37
Karl Fulves A Magical Effect think stop, then in next effect the color of all cards in top third are named Combo 2
Karl Fulves Expansionism memorizing color sequence of 32 cards, but really only sixteenRelated to Combo 38
Karl Fulves Cross Checking using one-way backs to expand combo memory system to four suits or other features, challenge location application Combo 40
Karl Fulves Silent Speech memorizing sixteen cards after spectator's riffle shuffle, interlocking chains Combo 49
Karl Fulves Remote Viewing spectator shuffles cards once and deals about a third, then names a number and removes card from this position, performer names it, interlocking chains Combo 51
Karl Fulves Count Without Words "The Second Layout", blackjack memory demonstration Mutus Nomen 23
Karl Fulves Line of Thought demonstration of memorising all twelve court cardsRelated to Underworld (Issue 9) 123
Ellis Stanyon Forty Cards Dealt Faces Down, to Pick Up the One Named No. 44, cards dealt in square on table, any spot card named and performer knows where it is Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 79
Ellis Stanyon To Give the Position of Any Card No. 49, calculation method for new deck order type stack Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 83
Ellis Stanyon Rapit Memorization (?) of Half the Pack No. 17, half the deck switched, order known or cue sheet Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 91
Chuck Smith, Michael Skinner Mighty Memory third of deck stacked, multiple phases Tools Of The Trade 19
Michael Boden Deck Memorization OOTW with the performer dealing as a memory stunt, gilbreath
- Notes on the Gilbreath Principle
Also published here Card File Two 62
David Malek The Instantly Memorized Deck Revisited shuffled deck memorized, card at named position named Rebel without a Pause 42
Harry Lorayne What A M-E-S! "Memory Estimation Sleight-of-hand"
shuffled deck, card removed (force), divined after dealing deck into four piles, one of each value in each pile, memory demonstrations, all four-of-a-kinds together, faro
Inspired by
  • "Mexican Solitaire" (Ed Marlo, Ibidem)
Related toVariations
Personal Collection 631
Mick Ayres Speed-Reader performer apparently memorizes deck, names position of selection Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 150
David Berglas Memories are Made of This deck is memorized, entire deck named in order The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 344
Pit Hartling Unforgettable three phase memory routine, faroRelated toVariationsAlso published here Card Fictions 78
Al Baker To Perform with a Borrowed, Shuffled Pack naming card at any number in half pack, real memory The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 753
Al Baker To Tell the Name of any Card in a Borrowed, Shuffled Pack card at any position named, memorizing every fifth card The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 754
Karl Fulves Court Case memory demonstration with the twelve court cards, card located that is moved from pile to pile, tactile markings
- System Two
- System Three
- Face Value (selections reversed in court card packet, found by touch)
Related to Off The Books (Issue 3) 35
Karl Fulves The Automaton twelve court cards oujogged, performer memorizes their order at a glance, they are taken out and shuffled, performer restores them into original orderRelated to Off The Books (Issue 3) 40
Karl Fulves Memory Poker 5x5 layout of face-up card, two cards exchanged while performer is not looking, those are divined Off The Books (Issue 6) 96
Jamie Badman Mr. Memory Man missing card named by looking through the rest, then three mates found face down, they're the wrong cards but change into the right onesInspired byRelated to
  • "All of a Kind" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 113
Steve Beam Flash Memorization apparently deck is memorized, spectator names a number and card at position is revealed by performer, Killer Count Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 63
Steven Youell The Ultimate Weapon two decks, two spectators select one from each, performer apparently memorises the decks, names position of selections in other decks, then another removed card namedInspired by Weapons of Mass Destruction 10
Karl Fulves Rite Minded card moved from one half to the other, then deck assembled and card found, fast clocking Clockwork 29
Karl Fulves Kinship system for remembering suit order of packet (twelve cards), court cards dealt out in four piles to separate suitsRelated to Combo II 21
Jack Avis Fake Memory Routine - Avis Handling position of selection named, very simple Rara Avis 55
Karl Fulves Mock Memory a selection is named, then two cards are moved, performer apparently memorizes cards, spectators name the two cards and performer their positions, using Riffle Shuffle Control Prolix (Issue 1) 46
R. Paul Wilson Memory Can Pseudo-memory routine - performer can name three cards at three named numbers, followed by naming selection's position The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 104
Benjamin Earl Fingertip Memory named card instantly produced from shuffled deck Seeing with Photo-Electric Eyes 16
Jason Alford A Cunning Odyssey Pseudo memory demonstration, match number of cards cut off by spectator, then able to find mates / four of a kind, PenelopeInspired by The Magician's Ltd Cookbook 31
Karl Fulves Erdnase Cheats memorizing short sequence of cards Word Play 10
Michael Weber Memorease Deck Memory demonstration, performer knows in which half a named card is Memorease 8
Roberto Giobbi Card Counting Demonstration card counting demonstration with small set-up Secret Agenda (Issue Sep 6) 268
Roberto Giobbi Card Counting Enhanced card counting demonstration with small set-up Secret Agenda (Issue Sep 7) 269
Steve Beam Tricycle three missing cards are named as memory demonstration, stack and interlocking chain principle Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 52
Robin Robertson As a memory demonstration Prolix (Issue 8) 555
Román García Memorable deck is shuffled by spectator, one card removed, deck is memorized and every card named including missing card Nanomagias 99
Tony Cabral The Memory Expert at the Bridge Table overhand stacking demonstration, bridge deal in which performer names all cards in one hand and saves selection for last, thirteen memorized cards set-upInspired by Card Tricks for the Untrustworthy 46
Darwin Ortiz Best of the Best position of thought-of-card named, center dealing any named card, memorized deck Lessons in Card Mastery 23
Darwin Ortiz Best of the Best 2 memory demonstration, memorized deck, faroInspired by
  • "Triple Threat Memorization" (Juan Tamariz, Mnemonica)
Lessons in Card Mastery 31
Darwin Ortiz Billion Dollar Brain number of face-down cards in mess named, then actual order Lessons in Card Mastery 189
Karl Fulves Star Lite cards in two halves exchanged, found apparently by memory, Fulves's Riffle Shuffle ControlRelated to Prolix (Issue 10) 648
Alan Rorrison Coffee House gag message is shown on coffee gift card after memorization routine The Blackpool Prediction 38
John Born, Jed B. Smith Slugged Memory demonstration for a game of poker, tracking a memorized slug Seeking the Bridge 91
Pit Hartling Unforgettable three phase memory routine, faroAlso published here The F.F.F.F. Book 117
Joseph Barry A Two Card Location card cut to and card thought of small pile, one's position named and other card produced from pocket Reverie 6
Joseph Barry A Memory at the Card Table card chosen, deck apparently memorized, blackjack and poker hands apparently riffle stacked, rest recited and last card is selected oneAlso published here Reverie 24
Joseph Barry A Memory at the Card Table card chosen, deck apparently memorized, blackjack and poker hands apparently riffle stacked, rest recited and last card is selected oneAlso published here Fifty 10
Harry Lorayne Less Of A M-E-S! "Memory Estimation Sleight-of-hand"
shuffled deck, card removed (force), divined after dealing deck into four piles, one of each value in each pile, memory demonstrations, with non-faro ending
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here
  • Genii, December 2011
JawDroppers! 64
Chris Rawlins Pseudo three phase memory demonstration, first red black, then suits, then naming missing cardAlso published here Pseudo 1
Pit Hartling Memory Maven card removed and peeked at in shuffled deck, performer looks through cards and names missing card as well as position of second selectionInspired by
  • Max Maven effect
Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 25
Pit Hartling, Denis Behr Memory Maven Variation method variation of Pit Hartling's effectInspired by Quarterly (Issue 5 (Winter 2017)) 28
Chris Rawlins A Bonus (Pseudo Memory) three phase memory demonstration, first red black, then suits, then naming missing cardAlso published here The Event, 2017 63
John Hostler Paradromic Delusion two deck, one person names a card and a number, second person selects card, performer looks through deck and names position of selection, first person finds card and number in other deckInspired byRelated to
  • "Svensk Voodoo" (Tomas Blomberg, Blomberg Laboratories, 2015)
Firkin of Deipotent Trouvailles 54
Denis Behr Photographic Memory - First Phase - Move-a-Card
- Second Phase - The Missing Card
- Third Phase - Half the Deck (spectator takes phone picture of order, after shuffling the order the performer can still recite it correctly)
Inspired by Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 59
Pit Hartling Updated Handling alternatives for all three phasesInspired by Card Fictions (2018 edition) 98
Ryan Murray Ultra Memoria three cards chosen from thirds that are shuffled together by performer, apparently memorized, numbers of first two named, third selection found to be previously cased card, using Triple Faro
- Arranging the Set-up (from new deck order)
Curious Weaving 36