19 entries in Cards / Principles / Assistant
  
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Unknown Einen Thaler durch ein Kartenspiel wandern zu lassen No. 7, deck placed on glass, coin dropped on top appears in glass, assistant pulls off bottom card which is at a thread Der Kartenkünstler 9
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Des indischen Marabuts Sehergabe three numbers named and cards counted to, numbers and cards predicted, prepared envelope, faced deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 57
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 The Demon Envelope seven cards predicted in nesting envelopes New Era Card Tricks 100
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis Descensus Averno deck in glass on pedestalAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 108
Unknown The Conjurer's Prediction three thought of cards are divined, then travel from Card Box (prop) to deck New Era Card Tricks 155
Unknown The Spirit Envelope three selections, slip of paper with their names appears in previously empty envelope New Era Card Tricks 173
Unknown The Divination Of Thought three cards and their positions are predictedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 174
Sidney Lenz Worth Knowing card appears in locked room Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 31
Steffi Storm The Wizard No. 21, Spectator freely selects card, performer calls friend over phone who announces name of selection Scarne on Card Tricks 42
Dr. Spencer Thornton Initial Psychometry three spectator select a card and sign their name on a paper, performer in other room looks at the names and divines the cards Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 21
James G. Thompson Jr., Ned Rutledge Perfecz Poker Face performer stops at named card Between Two Minds 33
Gene "Phantini" Grant Midnight Man deck distributed to spectators, card is selected from second deck and performer finds person with matching card, blindfoldedAlso published here
  • "Mystic Word" in "Phantini's Incredible Mental Secrets"
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 263) 1311
Ellis Stanyon The Number of Chosen Cards Are Passed into an Envelope in Full View No. 16, six cards selected via stabbing, card known to performer via glimpsing card above, predicted in envelope (or travel to envelope), assistant Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 90
Ellis Stanyon Two Cards Change in Envelopes - Comedy Trick No. 1, two known cards on top of deck, while performer does not look a spectator loses top card in center, both put in envelopes without looking again, performer makes them change back to where they should be Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 111
Ellis Stanyon Alternate Method for No. 2 No. 3, verbal code
- Variation
Inspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 112
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Sidekick Use of secret helper to achieve two effects:

- Glass: Card through window
- Bookstore: Signed card travel to inside the pages of a randomly named book
Organic 18
Patrick Page It's Handy comedy bit for card manipulation, hand in hat throws cards out again Magic Page by Page 298
John Carney Spirit Whitsle whistle on string starts to make sounds, card is revealed Mr. Mysto's Wizard Academy 73