310 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Traveling / Card(s) to Pocket / Single Card
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Unknown Card to Pocket as Out for Classic Force Tricks with Cards 133
Unknown The Card in the Pocket card at a number is remembered, counted to and vanished, in pocketRelated to New Era Card Tricks 94
Unknown The Lost Ace ace travels to pocketRelated to New Era Card Tricks 133
C. O. Williams The Artful Card wrong card found behind back, then selection produced from pocket Modern Card Manipulation 46
Unknown Der "Pick-Pocket" Trick "Schule der Magie"
one or more selections travel to trouser pocket, shown empty by pushing the card up in the corner, also for spectator's pocket
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1) 1
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Seelenwanderung der Karten four-of-a-kind placed in square formation in a napkin, two card covered with cardboard, they travel upwards one by one through the napkin, preliminary phase in which every Ace does a trick (comes to top, travels from pocket to pocket, to pocket, appears at any number) to switch the ungaffed cards for double facers Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 1) 2
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke (Zweite Ausführung) card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of cardAlso published here Kartenkünste 82
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 The Master Stop Trick four cards are selected and placed back in the deck, spectator deals through the deck and performer stops him at the selections, except the last one which is found in the performer's pocket The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Card Tricks) 7
Laurie Ireland Aeroplane Card to Pocket Variations Ireland Writes a Book 28
Ralph W. Hull A Trick Exposed, But How? color change apparently exposed, but card turns out to have vanished and is brought from pocket "Eye-Openers" 16
Unknown The Original Card to Pocket lazy man's card to pocket, spectator remembers card and its position Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 93
Victor Farelli For Conjurers Only version of lazy man's card to pocket Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 93
Victor Farelli Pure Bluff version of lazy man's card to pocket Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 93
Victor Farelli, Tom Sellers The "Sandwich" card travels from sandwich to pocket Farelli's Card Magic — Part Two 89
Unknown A Double Surprise performer and spectator remember card and its position in their halves of the deck, cards taken out, performers card is shown to be a double backer (!), spectator's card is an indifferent card and brought from pocket Farelli's Card Magic - Part Two 91
Les Gilbert A Card in Transit! double end card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 3) 10
Tom Sellers A Card From Pocket Trick Card Tricks That Work 4
Dr. Jacob Daley Card in Pocket card and its position remembered, lazy man Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 110
Laurie Ireland Sucker Card Trick sucker gag sequence Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 21
Unknown Thought Card to Pocket several duplicatesRelated to Mental Magic with Cards 16
Laurie Ireland On the Bottom, on Top and in the Pocket Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 23
Theodore Annemann Named Card to Pocket Jukebox Principle The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 101
Victor Farelli Three Sevens Variation on 21 card trick, card ends up in magician's pocket, meant to catch knowledgeable spectators off-guard "Lend Me Your Pack" 20
Unknown Card Into Pocket. A Second Method Menetekel Deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 258
Tommy Tucker The Card Miracle - Certain: 1. Tucker's Version spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, estimation, card is on top or in pocket in this handlingRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 37
T. Nelson Downs 3. The Nelson Downs Original. spectator cuts anywhere and remembers bottom card, estimation, card is on top or in pocket in this handlingRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 38
Unknown The Mene Tekel Deck - 5. basic application, card travels from one pocket to another Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
C. O. Williams The Card from the Pocket card at thought of position is remembered and found, lazy manVariations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 342
S. H. Wimbrough Card from the Pocket - Another Presentation lazy man's card to pocket, pocketed card in beginning is later selection Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 342
Unknown Card on the Wing card vanishes from deck and appears somewhere else, double ender The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 183
Louis Lam The Ace of Spades Ace of Spades and indifferent card shows, Ace changes to regular card and is reproduced from pocket, inspired by MacDonald Aces performance Watch Me Closely 14
Robert Parrish Selective Card In Pocket selection travels into a pocket selected by spectator, variation with spectator's pocket instead You'd be Surprised 35
Unknown Chosen Card Passed Into Vest Pocket menetekel deck Greater Magic 439
William H. McCaffrey Card in the Pocket. II Related to Greater Magic 255
Paul Rosini Saliva Sorcery. II card vanishes from packet and reappears in pocketVariations Greater Magic 260
Charles A. Leedy Cards Plus Jugglery card travels from long-short glued forcing deck to pocket Greater Magic 452
Orville Wayne Meyer To Do a Miracle psychological force The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 68) 470
Hal Haber Perambulating Pasteboards indifferent card placed under spectator's foot, another on his hand, previous selection now under foot and foot-card on hand, other card in pocket The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 19
Unknown The Torn and Restored Card double facer, thumb tip Expert Card Technique 359
Unknown Card to Pocket tip for the selection process for Lazy Man's... Expert Card Technique 412
Unknown Tricky Quickie card at known number travels to pocket, see p. 412 Expert Card Technique 384
Unknown A Card for Pegasus card to vest Expert Card Technique 270
Unknown A Card for Pegasus card to vest Expert Card Technique 307
C. O. Williams, Unknown Lazy Man's Card to Pocket Related to Expert Card Technique 313
B. B. Low Traveller Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 99) 607
Theodore Annemann A Card to Pocket using Xkwizit gimmick The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 117) 690
Charles Hopkins 28 - In performer's pocket. "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 43
Charles Hopkins Think-a-Card thought-of card to pocket, ten-card set-upRelated to More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 39
Paul Morris The Question is ...... reversed card changes into selection, reversed card then in pocket, miscall More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 52
B. B. Low Tram Card card vanishes underneath handkerchief, reappears in pocket, using indexRelated to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 96) 593
Henry Hardin The Appearing Card in the Pocket showing pocket empty with card in corner of pocket The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 596
Louis Lam An Addition one of four thought-of, travels to pocket eventually, OOSOOM Fast Ones 5
Samuel Berland, Bob Hummer Card and Ribbon ribbon with gummed sticker in pocket, selection vanishes from deck and is found attached on ribbonAlso published here Half-A-Dozen Hummers 9
Fred Rothenberg A Double-Dyed Swindle wrong card reverses, selection rises to top, previously reversed card jumps in pocket, double facer More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 46
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Hallucination several spectators remember a card, all the same which is produced from pocket The Stripper Deck 29
The Great Merlini Name Your Poison spectator decides how selection is found: turns over, is spelled to or travels to pocketAlso published here The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 132) 758
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
Frank Stobbart Sympathetic Pips blank card with loose pips placed in envelope, pips arrange themselves onto card to match selection (which for no reason travels to pocket) The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 141) 796
Unknown A Psychological Impossibility thought of card to pocketRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 205
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue No It Isn't see also Fechter's "I've Got a Surprise for You!" Prepared Cards and Accessories 5
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue "Well, I'm D----d!" double facer and duplicateRelated to Prepared Cards and Accessories 5
Walter B. Gibson One Good Trick... Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 8) 30
Unknown Worth Knowing named card to pocket, three cards which are mostly named Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 17
Clyde Cairy Ode to The Jinx three piles, one card from one pile selected and packet counted, card is found in performer's pocket The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 47) 193
Tommy Dowd Card in the Pocket using kelly bottom placementRelated toAlso published here Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 188
Unknown The Black Ace and Card Through Handkerchief single ace penetrates handkerchief, changes to selection, ace in pocket Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 252
Warren Wiersbe This Card gets Around! (Wiersbe's version of Everywhere and Nowhere), impromptu Action with Cards 2
R. M. Jamison Speedy card vanishes from deck and raises from coat breast pocket The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 74) 301
Edward Marlo Card to Pocket Surprise same surprise as in Eddie Fechter's Routine Off the Top 13
Edward Marlo Rub Away with rub vanish Off the Top 14
Herb Runge Time Will Tell cards laid around a watch, hour and card is selected, card vanishes and appears in pocket The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 85) 346
Ned Rutledge Well, Well! face up ace should find spectator's cardRelated to My Best 31
Robert A. Nelson Wrinkles and Subtle Touches - named card in pocket
- do as i do, with mindreading presentation
- making envelopes see through
Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 60
Neal Elias On the Card to the Pocket palmed card transferred to inside pocketInspired byRelated to At the Table Tricks 4
Francis Carlyle Homing Card Variations Stars of Magic (Vol. 4 No. 2) 61
J. B. Bobo Card to Pocket card instantly produced from pocket Watch This One! 46
George Sands Gone! signed card travels from case held by spectator to performer's pocket The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 131) 527
Unknown A Vested Interest actually card to vest The Royal Road to Card Magic 105
Art Lyle Cock-Eyed card to breast pocket , visible/ invisible ploy The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 162) 653
Russell "Rusduck" Duck No Misdirection trick to play on people who want to show performer a trick, heckler gag The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 154) 619
Franklin V. Taylor Shoulder Card card to inside pocket or wallet, no palmingAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 163) 656
Paul Curry, Bill Woodfield Pocketed card to watch pocket, with reflex beginningRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 191) 764
John Scarne, Johnny Albenice Selected Card Vanishes to Pocket No. 71, Essentially identical to Lazy Man's Card to PocketRelated to Scarne on Card Tricks 130
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Dr. Stanley Jaks, Audley Walsh, Lee Noble, Bobby Baxter, a card to pocket and a rainbow deck gag by Gerald Kosky The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 205) 821
Edward Marlo Cutting the Aces Routine Charlier Cuts, last Ace from pocket Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 4
Al Leech A Sandwich Manipulating with Leech 23
Al Leech A Quick Theft instantly pulled from pocket Card Man Stuff 17
Edward Marlo Repeater Selected Card to Pocket Related toVariations The Cardician 57
Cy Endfield Signed Card to Pocket simple center steal Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic - Part III 20
Edward Marlo Selected Card to Pocket using Misdirection Palm Action Palm 23
Edward Marlo Repeat Card to Pocket Action Palm 19
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico's Peeked Card from Pocket Cull Palm application from break Action Palm 26
Walter B. Gibson One Good Trick Deserves Another selection is put in pocket by performer behind bak, card is predicted on a slip tooAlso published here The Best in Magic 101
Franklin V. Taylor Shoulder Card card to inside pocket or wallet, no palmingAlso published here The Best in Magic 165
Paul Curry, Bill Woodfield Pocketed card to watch pocket, slit, with reflex beginningAlso published here The Best in Magic 169
Lu Brent Double Trouble Spectator and magician each select a card. Performer's card is found reversed in the deck, then jumps to pocket, and the spectator's card is now reversed in the deckVariations Fifteen Star Card Effects 18
Edward Marlo Card to Pocket Direct Rear Palm application The Tabled Palm 32
Edward Marlo B. As an Exchange second deal Seconds, Centers, Bottoms 137
Dai Vernon Card from Pocket Inside Jacket PocketRelated toAlso published here Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 28
Cliff Green A Challenge Special Delivery peeked-at card to any named pocket Professional Card Magic 68
Cliff Green A Follow-up for "Special Delivery" card divination wrong, then "really? but that card was in my pocket all along..." Professional Card Magic 70
Charlie Miller, C. O. Williams The Card in the Pocket number thought of and card at position remembered, vanishes and appears in pocket, lazy man An Evening with Charlie Miller 37
Cliff Green The Vanish signed card vanishes from face of pack, reappears in pocket Professional Card Magic 58
Cliff Green The Peek Crimp in context of card to pocket/wallet/... Professional Card Magic 75
Cliff Green Carduplication card peeked at, five cards including selection removed, selection vanishes, odd-backed duplicate from pocket, changes back to match deck Professional Card Magic 154
Charlie Miller Version of Selbit's Cards and Tray out-of-hand selection of two cards, one from pocket, one caught from thrown up deck The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 30
Gene "Phantini" Grant Phantini's Thought Card to Pocket one glued long short card Still More Miracles in Mentalism 28
Harry Lorayne Sensitive Touch first sentence: "There may be better ways than this of getting a chosen card into your pocket" Close-up Card Magic 151
Jochen Zmeck Das Mene-Tekel-Spiel roughed short/long menetekel and applications
1. card to top
2. card through table
3. divination
4. rising card
5. card to pocket
6. card travels between two slates
7. having multiple cards chosen
Enzyklopädie der Rauh-Glatt-Kartentricks - Teil I 21
Edward Marlo Effect 3 two selections, first jumps off deck, transforms into second, first from pocket On the Acrobatic Cards 26
Aldini Cards to Pocket Thought of card vanishes from packet of four cards, travels to pocket Roughingly Yours 36
Edward Marlo Card to Pocket lapping Advanced Fingertip Control 152
Laurie Ireland, Dai Vernon Bluff Card to Pocket Aeroplane Card TrickInspired byVariationsAlso published here Expanded Lecture Notes 13
Roy Johnson (1) Card to Pocket to right inner jacket pocket The Roy Johnson Experience 18
Edward Marlo Laser Card to Pocket no palm, Bean Shooter type pull Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 300
Gerald Kosky To Believe in the Unbelievable peeked card ends up in performer's pocket, then spectator plays part of magician and performer's card ends up in spectator's pocket The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 17) 81
Kirk Stiles Gambler's Goldmine card to pocket with "four card monte" presentation Card Cavalcade 155
Unknown It was in My Pocket The Living End 4
William H. McCaffrey Card in the Pocket signedRelated to The Living End 21
Tommy Dowd Card in the Pocket using Ovette Master MoveAlso published here The Living End 22
Clayton Rawson Name Your Poison spectator decides how selection is found: turns over, is spelled to or travels to pocketAlso published here The Living End 134
Joseph K. Schmidt The Card Thought Of spectator looks at card in spread (effectively one of three), it is reproduced from pocket
- No-Palm Method
see also p. 648 for credit information
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 10) 650
Lin Searles Quick Classic Aces change into selection one by one, then selection from pocketInspired by
  • "Future Classic" (Ed Marlo)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 670
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Ghost Card card travels to pocket twice, duplicates The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 95) 472
Steve Miaco Miaco card to pocket, brief idea The Magic of Francis Carlyle 112
Walt Lees, Edward Marlo, Derek Dingle, Frank Garcia The Perpetual Elevator Routine ten minute act
1.) The First Elevator (based on "Penetration")
2.) The Cold Elevator
3.) Triumph Plus (see also "Super Subtle Shuffle")
4.) The Small Packet All Backs (based on a Derek Dingle Routine)
5.) Finale (Elevator again with card in pocket finish)
Inspired byRelated to Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 3) 174
Peter Kane Fiver! selection to pocket, then changes into billRelated to A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 1
Horace E. Bennett Selected Card to Pocket card to pocket, repeated phase with named card out of two cardsInspired by Bennett's Best 85
Dai Vernon, Laurie Ireland Dai Vernon's Aeroplane Card Inspired byRelated toAlso published here The First California Lecture 15
Jerry Andrus Card to Pocket seated, with handkerchief Andrus Card Control 34
Edward Marlo No Way previously tabled card turns out to be later selection, becomes second selection, first from pocket Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 69
Paul Harris The Infamous Tap-Dancing Cards selection from one half travels reversed in other half, then transforms into second selection after being sandwiched, other card from pocketInspired byVariations Paul Harris Reveals Some Of His Most Intimate Secrets 44
Tom Gagnon Visual Quickie one of four kings transforms into selection, then back, selection from pocketAlso published here Card Cavalcade Four 160
Paul Curry Concept Of A Classic Inspired by Special Effects 77
Danny Korem Korem Card to Pocket single card visually vanishes, removed from pants pocket, pendulum holdout The Upside Down Toppit 12
Karl Fulves Finished at end of transposition sequence the two cards transform and original cards are in pocket and wallet Transpo Trix 66
Doug Edwards Emersion - Card to Pocket in context of Emersion Cardmania 40
Frederick Braue Middle Deal Demonstration with reversed indicator ace and slip cut, last ace to pocketVariations Fred Braue on False Deals 25
Rolf Andra Black-Out-Bluff card is divined in the dark, then performer locates it and puts card into pocket Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 117
Roy Walton Fleeting Image two cards peeked at, two random cards turned over in different parts of deck, they come together to find first selection, then one travels back down and changes into second selection, then comes from pocket The Spread Half-Pass 5
Roy Walton Past And Present no-palm card to envelope in pocket, all cards from named suit removed in order, one chosen and that one travels, is already goneInspired by
  • "Thought Foretold" (Nelson Downs letters, Linking Ring, Apr. 1971)
The Spread Half-Pass 29
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm card to pocket without palming Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 239
Harry Lorayne A Lorayne Storm handling for "card to pocket" using a side steal Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 227
Father Cyprian Psychological Card to Pocket The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 30
Francis Carlyle Ingenious Signed Card to Pocket Related to Exclusive Card Secrets 41
Samuel Berland, Bob Hummer Card and Ribbon ribbon with gummed sticker in pocket, selection vanishes from deck and is found attached on ribbon (1940)Also published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 11
Ken Simmons Another Card to Pocket lazy man's card to pocket, spectator remembers card and its position Close-Up With Cards 48
Don England Phase 51 deck vanish to pocketVariations Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Clubs) 15
Peter Duffie Pocketed one phase ambitious card with ace, then card travels to pocket Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 5) 79
Horace E. Bennett Comedy Card to Pocket or Wallet Bennett's Fourth Book 61
Ken Simmons A Triumph For You two selections, Triumph with one selection face-up in center, cards re-spread, now second selection in center and first in pocket Cards — With a Different Touch 31
Paul Harris Thumb-Break thumb squashed flat against card, then card to pocket Close-up Fantasies Finalé 69
Walt Lees Hofzinser/Jennings with two selections, one of which ends up in the pocketInspired by More Professional Card Tricks 21
Juan Tamariz La Prisionera Romantica only three cards, card vanishes from between jokers and appears in pocket, lappingAlso published here Magia Potagia — Volume I 40
Edward Marlo, Danny Korem Next To Impossible Card To Wallet from deck to pocketInspired by Card Finesse 158
Dr. James Nuzzo Nuzzo's No Tape Alternative card to under sleeve Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 19
Dr. James Nuzzo Simplex card to back pocket, sticky tape Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 21
Dr. James Nuzzo Dr. James Nuzzo's Bonus Idea sticky tape on body for cards Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 18
Edward Marlo Marlo's Combinations cards from under arm and pocket, sticky tape as holdout Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 20
Unknown Card in the Pocket - Version One palmed out and removed from pocket Simple yet Effective Tricks with Cards 17
Unknown Card in the Pocket - Version Two dummy card in pocket Simple yet Effective Tricks with Cards 18
Tom Gagnon Visual Quickie one of four kings transforms into selection, then back, selection from pocketAlso published here Packet Tricks 27
Jon Racherbaumer Marlo Card-to-Pocket Items in Print list of 21 of Marlo's card-to-pocket tricks in print Facsimile (Issue 1) 16
Stephen Tucker Behold odd back card in pocket is signed cardInspired by
  • Horace Bennett's "Comedy Card to Pocket" in "Bennett's 4th Book"
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 32) 627
Philip T. Goldstein Sans Fronds without palmingInspired byAlso published here The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 96
Edward Marlo Card from Pocket from Clip Palm Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 157
Unknown Lost Card Subterfuge card to pocket as out for lost card The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 23
Ben Harris Madman's Card to Pocket #2 card ends up under shirt collar under jacket Out Of His Mind! 90
Ben Harris Madman's Card to Pocket #3 card bonded to jacket between shoulders Out Of His Mind! 93
Felix Fabian Single Card Double Color Change and Vanish "This is one of the finest effects of pure sleight-of-hand in existence."
- Snap Change with back-to-back clean-up
- Snap-Over Change
- False transfer and removed from pocket
Also published here
  • Sphinx, July 1924, p. 164
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 9
Unknown Think of It! one out of five, travels to pocket (1937) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 17
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
Ben Harris Card and Coin to Pocket coin vanishes and reappears in pocket, so does a selection, then coin appears next to selection in deck Out Of His Mind! 49
Ben Harris Madman's Card to Pocket #1 slit in jacket under arm Out Of His Mind! 85
Francis Carlyle The Homing Card - Updated two phasesInspired byAlso published here Francis Carlyle Lecture Notes 1
Laurie Ireland, Dai Vernon The Aeroplane Card Trick with repeat versionInspired by The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 144
David Regal Holding On with lapping Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 57
Hippie Torrales Pocketed! card travels to pocket, than all card except selection travel to pocket Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1413
John C. Wagner Tri-Mi-Way selection to pocket climax The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 157
Randy Wakeman The Natural transformation, vanish, repeat to pocketInspired by Special Effects 1
Karl Fulves Pocket Predict card placed in spectator's inside pocket, same card then comes from performer's pocket, spectator's pocket is empty Covenant 5
Steve Draun The Rubberband Card card jumps back on deck and then into pocketRelated to The Magic of Steve Draun 9
Jerry Sadowitz Lucky Dip half the deck pocketed, card chosen from other half, performer removes card of same color, suit and value from pocket, then selection itself Inspirations 69
Peter Duffie Day Tripper Ace of Spades rises from bottom to top on spectator's hand, selection into pocketInspired by Inspirations 87
Karl Fulves Repeat to Pocket card lost, card taken from pocket, claimed it is wrong and lost, another card taken from pocket without showing, spectator says the first card was his selection, new card is also it Secret Session — Part Two 35
Dai Vernon Sans Index named card to pocketRelated to The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 166
Edward Marlo Blown Away Plus follow up with named card to pocket, odd/even dividedInspired byAlso published here Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 219
Larry Jennings Slow-Motion Card to Pocket gambler's cop The Cardwright 156
Bruce Cervon Thought-of Card to Pocket one of thirteen The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 167
Jörg Alexander Weber Ein ehrgeiziges Verschwinden card travels to pocket, then rest of deck vanishes First there was a dream 53
Edward Marlo Gad-About Aces four Aces shown, named one vanishes and is taken from pocket, repeated, then five Aces shown and one put in pocket, repeatVariationsAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Dec. 1963
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 32
Kevin Bethea It's a Steal card in pocket turns out to be later signed one Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 3) 1613
Jerry Sadowitz, Dr. Jacob Daley Side Slip and Turnover two cards peeked at, one appears face up on top, other from pocket Cards on the Table 5
Jerry Sadowitz Thanks to Hofzinser signature on back multiplies, appears on card pocketed in beginning Cards on the Table 37
Brother John Hamman Double-Deal Card to Pocket from quartet on table The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 18
Brother John Hamman The Pesky Card triumph with red-black kicker and selection to pocket finale The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 89
Brother John Hamman Eight-Ball Queens four card monte routine, to pocket climax The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 114
David Williamson 51 Cards to Pocket deck to pocket Williamson's Wonders 77
Karl Fulves Side Show card pushed in and left sticking out angle jogged, then produced from pocket Prototype 16
Karl Fulves Trade Secrets selection to pocket Quick Card Tricks 18
Rafael Benatar Fotomaton Inspired by Cartas Certificadas 77
Bruce Cervon The Transposing Ace four Aces, named suit put on top, it changes into selection, Ace reappears from pocket The Black & White Trick 65
Philip T. Goldstein Sans Fronds without palmingAlso published here A Phil Goldstein Collection 11
Juan Tamariz The Romantic Prisoner only three cards, card vanishes from between jokers and appears in pocket, lappingAlso published here Sonata 137
Juan Tamariz The Hypnotic Power of the Jokers three chosen cards are selection from beginning, then it vanishes and appears in pocket Sonata 192
Gary Kurtz Wishful Thinking effect combination Unexplainable Acts 25
Bruce Cervon Showing Coat Pocket Empty good finesse Ultra Cervon 64
John Bannon Terrorist Card Vanish combining "Homing Card" with folded card in boxInspired by Impossibilia 50
Mac King A Real Stand-up Card Routine Signed card to pocket routine, ends with deck travelling to pocketInspired by Howdy! I'm Mac King! 6
Alex Elmsley Twister's Flush with five cards (Royal Flush), final card vanishes and travels to pocketRelated to The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 77
Ken Simmons, Edward Marlo Banded Card to Pocket - First Method card peeked at, rubber band around deck, it vanishes, card with rubber band around it from pocket Banded Deck Effects 12
Ken Simmons Banded Card to Pocket - Second Method card peeked at, rubber band around deck, it vanishes, card with rubber band around it from pocket Banded Deck Effects 12
Robert LaRue Banded Card to Pocket - Variation on Second Method card peeked at, rubber band around deck, it vanishes, card with rubber band around it from pocket Banded Deck Effects 13
John Luka Airborne Again deck to pocket climaxInspired byVariations Card Finesse II 261
Steve Draun The Rubber-Band Card multiple trips to the pocketRelated to Secrets Draun from Underground 117
Gary Kurtz Erstes Beispiel card from pocket Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 7
Unknown ポケットの中のカード (The Card in the Pocket) Lazy Man's Card to Pocket Larry Jennings's Card Technique 53
John Scarne Pocket to Pocket Ace of Spades placed in right jacket pocket and then instantly removed from left back trouser pocket Rigmarole (Issue 4) 37
Michael Close Flying Home multiple phase cards to pocket, based on Carlyle, Williamson and card to fly Workers Number 4 44
Paul Rosini Addition to Rosini's Saliva 10-Card Trick pointer cardsVariations More Greater Magic 1073
Meir Yedid Card To Bra card removed out of performer's shirt Magical Wishes 50
Chad Long Back & Forth written messages on cards ("LOOK IN YOUR POCKET", ...), scavenger huntVariations The Lost Cheesy Notebooks — Volume One 3
Paul Gertner Paul's Opener card repeatably chosen, travels to pocket, corner torn off and still chosen as whole card and torn corner transforms Steel and Silver 87
Roger Crosthwaite How It's Done "Phase Five: Dealing with Desire"
fake center deal, card dealt onto pile yet appears again when spectator says stop during deal, finally comes from pocket
Roger's Thesaurus 27
Karl Norman Card Routine for the Bar - including Think of a Card 1 thought-of card to pocket, signed card under glass 40 Years at the Forks 9
Sveroni Der letzte Kartentrick spectator remembers a card at his thought of number and cuts the deck, performer tries to cut the deck that the card is back at the same position, card is then found in performer's pocket Typisch Sveroni 28
Harold Cataquet No-Wallet Card to Pocket Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 8) 2682
Paul Gordon Emergency Deam Card to pocket with color changing back Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 4) 2634
Francis Carlyle, Philippe Socrate, Jimmy Grippo Homing Card Plus extension with deck to pocketInspired by Card College — Volume 2 288
Pablo Domenèch Carta al Bolsillo La Magia de Pablo Domènech 152
Dominique Duvivier Pocketful of Miracles Card to pocket routine with Invisible Palm theme Magie Duvivier 172
Frederick Braue Card to Card Case three selections, one reverses, one to pocket, one to case (duplicate) The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 10
Frederick Braue, Dai Vernon The Airplane Card Trick Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 7) 12
James Swain Anastasia one of five cards thought of, vanishes and reappears in pocketInspired by Miracles with Cards 152
Karl Fulves You're Getting Sleepy new deck order shown, Jokers put in pocket, a card named, deck shuffled, deck still in new deck order but named card missing, it's one of the Jokers in the pocket, then it changes back to Joker and is reversed in deck The Fine Print (Issue 3) 50
Harry Lorayne Double-Cut Exchange Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 6) 2801
Larry Jennings The Six/Four Count Card to Pocket Jennings '67 74
Joshua Jay Combined Interests combining prediction, spelling, card to pocket, transformation, ace production The Looking Glass (Issue 4) 150
Jack Avis Over Under Spell Jacks on table, three cards placed on three of them, all collected, Jacks spelled out, one vanishes and is removed from pocketInspired by
  • "A Knavish Trick" (W. G. Graigen, 1948)
The Fine Print (Issue 8) 211
Roy Walton The Invisible Palm performer's card is found at former position of spectator's card, selection ends up in pocket Come A Little Closer 79
Andrew Wimhurst Australian Cooler 51 to pocket climax Low Down Dirty Tricks 3
Guy Hollingworth A "One Card" Routine signed Card is put in one pocket and extracted from anotherVariations Drawing Room Deceptions 78
Ellis Stanyon The Travelling Ace No. 9, Ace travels from deck into pocket, Nine poses as Ace Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 35
Ellis Stanyon The Card in Pocket No. 38, lazy man card to pocket with palm Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 77
Joshua Jay Pocket Jokers Jokers placed in pocket at the start, selection made, but two Jokers found in deck. Selection is then found in pocket (transposition) Magic Atlas 105
Ellis Stanyon To Conjure a Card into Your Pocket No. 6, stooge names the card Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 114
Ellis Stanyon A Card Instantly Removed from a Pack in the Pocket No. 7, named card to pocket Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 114
David Regal Pointing The Way three phased card under box routine, ending in pocket, using arrow on blank card Close-Up & Personal 100
Ellis Stanyon A Card Chosen at a Number from Bottom, Found in Pocket No. 29, card and its position remembered, card no longer there, produced from pocket, lazy man card to pocket with palm Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 73
Jerry Mentzer Trio Less Two three spectators chose a card, one hides his card and the other two are shuffled back, all three divined, one travels to pocket
- For Magicians
Card File Two 22
Don England A Shrink to Pocket Card to Pocket with shrinking Deck Climax Don England's Paradox 75
Don England P.H.aradox with 51 to pocket Climax Don England's Paradox 134
Don England Phase 51 - Revisited and in Color card to pocket with 51 to pocket climax and C.C.Inspired by Don England's Paradox 26
Andrew Wimhurst, David Williamson Australian Cooler 51 to pocket climax, updated Jiggery Pokery 2
Harry Lorayne Spelling Instructions spelling a long sentence through deck, selection is actually in pocketInspired by Personal Collection 361
Harry Lorayne Down And Dirty convincing control into cop (called "Rear Palm" here), to pocket application, two handlings Personal Collection 427
Harry Lorayne Killer Sandwich chosen card sandwiched and place in center, Ace of Spades lost, Ace now sandwiched and selection in pocketInspired by Personal Collection 437
Harry Lorayne Optically Controlled illogical cut control, showing that card is not on top and bottom, with Convincing Control addition and pocket finaleInspired by Personal Collection 463
Karl Fulves Fate In The Side Pocket unknown card in performer's pocket, card peeked at and one thought of in fan, performer divines one and other one is in pocket New Card Controls 110
Peter Duffie Witch Way? black Queens lost in deck, one of them travels to packet, red Queens sandwich other black Queen in deckInspired by
  • "Lucky Ladies" (Peter Duffie, The Budget)
Cards By All Means 13
David Regal A Magic Lesson magician explains a method for card to pocket Constant Fooling 2 7
Karl Fulves Domination Of Thought #2 card removed by performer and wrapped in handkerchief, card thought of from second deck vanishes and travels to pocket, wrapped card is also thought-of cardAlso published here Hofzinser's Card Tricks 76
Ted Lesley Getting to Know You thought of card vanishes and appears in pocket 2003 U.S. Master Class Notes 2
Shahin Zarkesch, Scott Robinson, William Goodwin Slap! selection placed between aces vanishes, from pocket comes a card that turns out to be four Aces, selection remains in hand, see credit information for the unequal transposition plot in Issue 8, p. 1, and Issue 9, p. 1, for additional credit information on this effect see Issue 10, p. 1 Penumbra (Issue 7) 16
Steven Youell, Sid Fleischman The Infamous Non-Working Self-Working Card Trick Joker stabbed between two cards, suit and value of cards above and below used to compose new card, it is found in pocketInspired by
  • "The Infamous Non-Working, Self-Working Card Trick" (Sid Fleischman)
Weapons of Mass Destruction 16
Wayne Dobson Missing Think? one of twelve cards chosen and pocketed, then it is put back into the packet and travels to pocket Dobson's Choice 3 4
Justin Hanes Sound Effect presented as trouser penetration, deck-to-pocket finale Compositions 8
Jack Avis A Move with the Double Undercut face-up key card openly put next to selection and cut into deck Rara Avis 151
Jack Avis A Little Extra with the Multi Spell optional card to wallet/pocket additionInspired byAlso published here Rara Avis 44
Dominic Twose Unreliable Witness two people remember the card at a given number, but they remember different cards, one is produced from pocket Best of Friends - Volume III 36
Bob King Breather Control card to pocketRelated to Best of Friends — Volume III 93
Harvey Cohen, Harry Lorayne Card to Pocket Sequence Also published here Best of Friends - Volume III 257
Gerald Deutsch Magic Vibrations card is divined, in second phase wrong card is divined, card comes from pocket Best of Friends - Volume III 293
Mark Levy 100 Predictions comedy presentation with dozens of predictions of the same card brought from pockets, signed selection from pocket as climax Best of Friends - Volume III 478
David Solomon Three Selection Discovery three selections found by spelling, turnover and from pocket
- Application to the Pellet Classic
Inspired by The Wisdom of Solomon 51
Stewart James Ten Nights In A Cardroom Multiple phase routine with ten tricks

1. Shuffled deck, you deal and win a game of draw poker
2. Four spectators name a number each, the cards at those positions have the same value
3. You are able to name every card in a hand of poker as it is being dealt
4. Card to pocket, card is lost in the deck by spectator, then card appears in your previously empty pocket. Effect is repeated.
5. Challenge card location
6. Prediction trick
7. You deal yourself good cards for poker
8. You can predict what cards you will receive for poker
9. Blackjack deal, spectator can name any number of hands and you will always win with a blackjack
10. Shuffled deck, you blindfold yourself, you deal for poker and win once again
Also published here
  • Marketed by SJ, 1948
The Essential Stewart James 84
Edward Marlo Repeat Card to Pocket card travels to pocket three timesRelated to Marlo on Erdnase 186
David (Foote) Drake Twist on the 21 Card Trick card vanishes and travels somewhereAlso published here
  • The Linking Ring (July 1984)
7-7-7 98
Brent Braun Princess 21 Card Trick card to pocket ending 7-7-7 99
Justin Higham CO2 Lazy Man's Card to Pocket, but even lazier - no palming requiredInspired by Dexterity Manual 24
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Mannequin Card to pocket routine, selected card travels to pocket of a clothing store mannequin Organic 47
Arturo de Ascanio Credential Cards card changes, original card is found in pocket The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 335
Tom Stone Incompetent Cards to Pocket idea for routine, no method Vortex 171
Roberto Giobbi Top Palm Subtlety and Quickie Secret Agenda (Issue May 13) 144
Tom Stone Disembodied Cards to Pocket pocket is ripped out and put on table, ideaInspired by Vortex 172
John Guastaferro, Lance Pierce Homage to Homing selection travels from between jacks to pocket, then jacks to pocket, based on Lance Pierce's "Little Carlyle"Inspired by One Degree 59
Louis Zingone, Frederick Braue, Neal Elias, Roberto Giobbi Ambitious IV two times to top, then secret steal Secret Agenda (Issue Aug 7) 236
Robert Byrne Any Named Card named card put face-down on table, another card in pocket, tabled card replaced in deck, pocketed card is now named cardRelated to Prolix (Issue 7) 448
Harry Lorayne (Odd Back) And Forth with two selections, one named, pocket climaxInspired by Special Effects 13
Francis Carlyle, Eric Evans The Homing Circle Inspired by 53 Friends 23
Karl Fulves Cut Faster three spectators cut to cards in their own hands and pocket them, named with cards behind performer's back, one travels into performer's pocketInspired by Prolix (Issue 10) 663
Jason Ladanye The Player transpo with one card torn up, card to pocket intro, duplicate Confident Deceptions 111
Sveroni Homing Card à la Sveroni card to pocket routine, three phases with fake expanation Alte Neuheiten 29
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
Francis Carlyle, Paul Vigil, Jimmy Grippo The Homing Card Inspired by Classic Fantastic 64
Bébel Cartes Ascenseurs (Elevator Card) Elevator using Un Échange Très Pratique, a selection ends up in performer's pocket as a kicker Transposition Asymétrique 10
Alex Ng Alex's Cards to Pocket Three cards selected, first card jumps to pocket, then it transforms to selected card, then first card is found back in pocket, then deck vanishes leaving the third card In the Mind of Dr. Alex 19