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Unknown Die Haarkarte Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Kunststück à la Cumberland three cards removed by spectators and placed in handkerchief, predicted on three billets in goblet, they travel back into deck, billet index Der moderne Kartenkünstler 61
Unknown Der Königsschuss à la Buffalo-Bill performer shoots at card and it has a holeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Das Erraten einer gedachten Karte spectator remembers card and its positionRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 62
Unknown Der Kartensprung card face-down on table, deck dropped on it, card jumps face-up to top of deckRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 63
Unknown Die wandernden Bilderkarten Jacks, Queens and Kings placed in three packets on table, they change into Eights, Nines and Tens Der moderne Kartenkünstler 63
Unknown Japans Blumenflor card to spring flowerRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 149
Unknown Der Kunstschütze pip is shot out of card in air with pistol Der moderne Kartenkünstler 64
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, on diminishing card effect, anonymous letteres Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 32
Unknown Das mysteriöse Taschentuch two cards in handkerchief transpose with two cards outside, duplicates Der moderne Kartenkünstler 64
Unknown Die Macht des Goldes spectator places coin on card, it's the selection, two methods Der moderne Kartenkünstler 65
Unknown Die beiden Unzertrennlichen two selections appear next to each other, two methods Der moderne Kartenkünstler 67
Unknown Das magnetische Kartenspiel needle in skinRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 67
Unknown Rouge et Noir card riffled through are all red, then all black, small incomplete faro condition for impromptu svengali deck principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 69
Carl Willmann Willmann's Kartenklammer further designs for deck holders that can be attached to a table or chair, and a holder for body loading, deck vanish via pullRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 3) 42
Unknown Der Karten-Herkules Der moderne Kartenkünstler 69
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die erzwungene Wahl selection at named number Der moderne Kartenkünstler 70
Unknown Der Karten-Jongleur card balances on hat or elsewhere, threadRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 71
Unknown Neueste Verwandlungskarte card changed into other card that is ungaffed since a cover slide is palmed offRelated toVariations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 150
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Die mysteriöse Verbindung deck vanishes (via pull in sleeve) and is reproduced from spectator's pocket as a festoon with all cards tied to a string Der moderne Kartenkünstler 152
Unknown Der allwissende Künstler "by H. Sch., Dresden", deck laid out on table, performer can find any named card from the back, switched for stacked deck Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 4) 60
Hugo Kramer Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 55
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann, Carl Willmann Röntgenstrahlen-Phantasien image of card appears on white cardboard in card case prop, set-up with three stands and x-ray patter, also an image of spectator's hand appears as x-ray on white cardboard, more variations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 57
Unknown Das wiederholte Forcieren ein und derselben Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
forcing the same cards to multiple spectators, general card application
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 66
Unknown Chemische Reparaturanstalt card marked on both ends and cut in half, one half burnt and found in nest of envelopeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 71
Unknown Die Kartenbrücke long spread between hands that defies gravity, hidden rubber threadRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 72
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The Flying Card card thrown in air comes back, on thread tied to ceilingRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 73
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das wunderbare Umdrehen einer Karte mitten im Spiele selection turns over in deck, duplicate Der moderne Kartenkünstler 74
Unknown Eine Karte am Gewicht zu erkennen selection found by carefully weighing cards one by one Der moderne Kartenkünstler 75
Unknown Die magische Sehkraft performer blindfolded, spectators hand him cards which he holds to his forehead and divines, palmed mirror Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 73
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenturm severals cards placed upright on table to tower/house Der moderne Kartenkünstler 76
Unknown Das Kartenbild burned card shot onto framed glass with pistol, card appears on glass Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 91
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Prof. Hofzinser's letzter Gedanke four or five selection penetrate handkerchief at onceRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 76
Unknown Mundus vult decipi card appears at named number, Menetekel deck without short cardsAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 77
Unknown Kartenspiel und Würfel card chosen and lost, six piles made by performer, spectator throws die and the number indicates the pile with the selection
- 1. Ausführung (six banks of the same six cards each, separated by wide cards)
- 2. Ausführung (ungaffed)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 67
Unknown Card to Spectator's Pocket Menetekel deck without short cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 78
Unknown Die an die Thür genagelte Karte deck thrown at door and selection remains nailed there with thumbtack Der moderne Kartenkünstler 78
Bartholomäus Gebert, Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Ein kleiner Fastnachtscherz oder das Auferstehen einer verbrannten Karte card removed, rest of deck put on glass and covered with handkerchief, card burnt and shot onto glass, card is now upright in glass, it is removed and shrinks and vanishes Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 69
Unknown Der allwissende Künstler four selections shuffled into deck, piles made and selection choses pile with selections Der moderne Kartenkünstler 79
Unknown Die Haarkarte "Mechanische Karten"Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 71
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Hellseher several spectators chose cards and seal them in envelopes, performer divines the cards inside, marked envelopesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 80
Unknown Die Karte im Pokal glass goblet covered, card vanishes from deck and appears in glass Der moderne Kartenkünstler 81
Unknown Die Spiegelkarte deck thrown onto mirror, selection sticks, mirror broken when card is removed and restoredRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 101
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Per Blitzzug! card vanishes from deck and reappears in spectator's pocket Der moderne Kartenkünstler 81
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
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die verschwundene Karte card selected and returned out of hands, yet it disappears from deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 83
Unknown Der Bube als "enfant terrible" four cards selected, they're the Eights, Eights held by spectator, four other cards placed on table, Eights returned into deck, cards on table turn out to be three Eights and a Jack, jack transformed into missing Eight and four Jacks produced from pocketRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 84
Unknown Das Mädchen für Alles in Gestalt eines Kartenspieles combination of effects from book
1. Die magische Sehkraft
2. Die Kartenwage
3. performer repeatedly names card where spectator cuts to
4. Das Lesen mit den Fingerspitzen
5. Das Sortier-Etui (removing named cards from pocket)
6. Das unsichtbare, geheimnisvolle Uhrwerk
7. performer can always cut at a King (four Kings crimped)
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 85
Unknown Die Unzertrennlichen deck shown mixed and taken under a handkerchief, performer brings out all fours-of-a-kind one after the other, two methods (stacked stripper deck, deck switch) Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 83
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenwage performer names number of cards in cut-off pile, with patter Der moderne Kartenkünstler 87
Unknown Gerade oder ungerade performer knows if cut-off pile has odd or even number of cards, red-black alternating Der moderne Kartenkünstler 89
Unknown Nil homini certum est cards openly separated in suits and dealt out twice, they're separated again, performer can do it and spectator only when performer wants him to, four cards secretly palmed in or out for thatAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 90
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon continuation of explanationRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 6) 93
Unknown Das Mischen und gleichzeitige Ordnen der Karten "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
open mixing procedure which stacks cards, for game Écarté
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 114
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neueste Methode, Karte zu erraten Stebbins type stack with 32 cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 92
Unknown Die Wanderung einer Karte selection travels from top to center of deck, or from center to top Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 115
Unknown Die unzertrennlichen Könige und Damen Kings and Queen in pile cut, dealt into two piles, they come out in pairs Der moderne Kartenkünstler 93
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verkleinerungsspiel three methods, second one by Conradi Der moderne Kartenkünstler 153
Unknown Das Kartenquadrat dealing a square with all Sevens, Eights, Nines and Tens so that no values repeat in rows or columns Der moderne Kartenkünstler 94
Unknown Erraten mehrerer Karten durch ein gewisses Schema Der moderne Kartenkünstler 95
Unknown Ein Tuch verwandelt sich in ein Kartenspiel silk to deck of cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Unknown Die künstliche Reihenfolge der Karten simple cyclical stack, divination of chosen card Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 97
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die alte und neue Tintenkarte ink changes to clear water, a card is used to proof that it's ink Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verschwinden einer gezogenen Karte in ein zehnfach verschlossenes Couvert card to envelope, freely chosen card an card-in-envelope indexRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 99
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenwürfel playing card change to three-inch die Der moderne Kartenkünstler 161
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
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Reise durch den Cylinderhut card penetrates top hatRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 162
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Eine Spielkarte verwandelt sich in eine Blancokarte card to blank card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 164
Unknown Der Gedächtniskünstler im Salon continuation of explanation, verbal code methodRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 104
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Cylinderhut three cards are burnt and fired with pistol against top hat where they reappearRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 166
Unknown Die Kartendressur Der moderne Kartenkünstler 167
Unknown Die Spiegelkarte deck thrown against mirror, it breaks and card appears on mirror, mirror is repairedRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 169
Unknown Die Degenkarten Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 171
Unknown Das sich in Blumen verwandelnde Kartenspiel deck to spring flower bouquet Der moderne Kartenkünstler 172
Unknown Festina lente spectator remembers card and its position, performer tables a card which changes into the selection, originally tabled card taken from envelope, patter by Conradi Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 11
Unknown Mnemonics Applied to Cards deck really remembered New Era Card Tricks 177
Unknown The Acrobatic Cards four cards jump out of borrowed hatRelated to New Era Card Tricks 180
Unknown Singular Transposition two cards travel from middle to bottom, two methods (pseudo duplicate pairs) New Era Card Tricks 182
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Applications for Edge-Marked Deck also "Magisches Kartenspiel"
locating named card in squared deck and bringing it to top or bottom, identifying removed card
Inspired by Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 16
Unknown Vice Versa two card in two envelopes transpose, duplicate New Era Card Tricks 185
Unknown A Hypnotic Experiment cards adhere to each other and cling together, cards with thread preparation New Era Card Tricks 186
Unknown The Mysterious Hat two cards are divined and then travel into hat New Era Card Tricks 190
Unknown Mystic Divination pile of card selected and pocketed by spectator, cards are divined by performer New Era Card Tricks 191
Unknown Predestination two packs, one spectator thinks of card and its position, predicted number is counted down in other deck, card there matches first selectionRelated toAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 192
Unknown The Flying and Obedient Card wide distance boomerang card, threadRelated to New Era Card Tricks 194
Unknown The New Multiplication of Cards four selections from envelope to envelope New Era Card Tricks 195
Unknown Card and Egg Balance impossible balancing stunt with card and egg on wandRelated to New Era Card Tricks 198
Unknown The Fountain of Cards cards jump out of tumblerRelated to New Era Card Tricks 200
Unknown The New Rising Cards From The Hand fake fingerRelated to New Era Card Tricks 202
Unknown Second Method hole in half the packRelated to New Era Card Tricks 204
Unknown The Cards Rising Through The Air selected cards rise from pack and float into performer's handRelated to New Era Card Tricks 205
Unknown Das Ei des Columbus egg balanced upright, then card balanced upright on egg and coin on that, all on wandRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 38
Unknown The Excelsior Rising Cards gaffed table New Era Card Tricks 207
Unknown Ei- und Kartenvermehrung egg and card apparently ripped in two and they double Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 39
Unknown The Rising Cards and Tumbler solo or with assistantRelated to New Era Card Tricks 209
Unknown A Comedy of Errors rising cards with cards turning over and transforming during rise, acrobatic gimmicks that can be palmed offRelated to New Era Card Tricks 211
Unknown Triple Change Routine face card changes three times Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 53
L'Homme Masqué La carte kinématographique thought-of picture card and all picture cards from same suit vanish from deck and are reproduced from pocket of spectatorAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 42
Unknown Third Method two moving pip cards New Era Card Tricks 213
L'Homme Masqué Kinetoscopic Force cards riffled in front of spectator and King of Spades among Club cards is mistaken for King of Clubs, spectator holds deck as it is riffled, non-index cards used hereAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 43
Unknown The Hand of Cagliostro model of hand used in rising card presentationVariations New Era Card Tricks 217
Hugo Schröder Die 10 Orakelkarten "by Hugo Sch., Dresden", ten cards in row on tableVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 53
Unknown Der Zauberspiegel card placed on mirror and covered with handkerchief vanishes and reappears in deck, card with mirror back Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Magisches Fin de siècle one of six colors, coin, domino brick and playing card are chosen, all things predicted in envelope, mix of forces and indexes Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 50
Unknown The Diminishing Card gaffedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 225
Unknown The Latest Diminishing Card gaffed New Era Card Tricks 226
Unknown The Changing and Diminishing Card card changes, shrinks, then disappears New Era Card Tricks 229
Unknown The Changing and Enlarging Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 230
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Kartenparade - der neue Kartenteller three cards appear at edge of plate, apparatus attached to ungaffed plate with suction deviceRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 57
Unknown The Card and Rose card transforms into flower New Era Card Tricks 234
Unknown The Floral Card card transforms into flowerRelated to New Era Card Tricks 236
Unknown The Penetrative Card card visibly pushed through top hat, gaffedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 238
Unknown The Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappearsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 239
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Point-Vier verwandelt sich in Point-Sechs free gaff card comes with issueRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 64
Unknown The Improved Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears, can be examinedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 241
Unknown Das Kartensortieren performer sorts the shuffled into number and court cards without looking at the faces, using the principle that picture cards have more ink on them that (in those days) clings to the card underneath, impromptu rough-smooth Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 65
Unknown The Bottle Card folding cardRelated to New Era Card Tricks 247
Unknown The Conjurer As Marksman performer shoots in center of Ace of Hearts held by spectator, "Bullet Card"Related to New Era Card Tricks 249
Unknown Moving Pip Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 251
Unknown A Mysterious Transformation Ace with other pips put with vermillion onto it, changes into AceRelated to New Era Card Tricks 254
Unknown The Envelope Card envelope changes into card New Era Card Tricks 258
Unknown The Vanishing Pips nine changes into five, then three, then ace, then blank on both sides, Multi Pip Card New Era Card Tricks 260
Unknown The Turning Card card rising out of deck visibly turns overRelated to New Era Card Tricks 262
Unknown The Reunited Card card cut into four pieces, restores itself when thrown in air New Era Card Tricks 263
Unknown The Card and Broken Mirror deck thrown on mirror, it breaks and card sticks to mirror, mirror restored New Era Card Tricks 265
Unknown The Eclipsed Pack of Cards fan of cards thrown in air vanishes New Era Card Tricks 269
Unknown The Diminishing Cards gaffed, four methods New Era Card Tricks 270
Unknown Die mysteriöse Geisterhand wax puppet hand pulls cards out of deck à la rising cardsRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 6) 88
Unknown Free Choice & Deck Switch card freely chosen, then deck switched and card returned, card located because it is twice in the deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 64
Carl Willmann Cards to under Arm four cards travel to under arm twice, duplicates Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 68
Carl Willmann Willmann's Mechanik zur springenden Karte deck put in hat or breast pocket, selected cards jump out Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 69
Unknown Die Karte als Geduldspiel layout puzzle with cut-up card piecesRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 77
Francis King Der Kartenfang deck put on plate and tossed in the air, selection caught with plate Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 78
Unknown Das wandernde Kartenspiel "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
deck vanishes and reappears behind arm, then deck travels from sleeve to sleeve, manipulative
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 83
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
Unknown Das Verwandlungs-Kartenspiel transformation deck with divided duplicates on one side and normal faces on the other side à la Hofzinser, can be shown normal, then all-alike for one selection then another and then normal again Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 84
Eduard W. Lufa Die 10 Orakelkarten with dominoesInspired byRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 85
Unknown Die Karte als Geduldspiel solution to puzzleRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 93
Carl Willmann Taking Palmed Card out of the Pocket finesse, dropping it in first, then widening pocket and taking it out with fingertips Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 99
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
Unknown Das Erraten der Stunde, zu welcher eine Person aufzustehen oder auszugehen beabsichtigt clock layout with twelve cards, spectator counts on this layout around a bit, ends up on a value that represents a thought-of hour Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 101
Unknown Card to Center top card travels to center, replacing palmed packet Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 20
Unknown Too Many or Little Cards deck counted a few times, number is always different, palming off and adding cards Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 20
Unknown Die gedachte Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
cards quickly spread in front of the spectator, only force card shown clearly, think-a-card force
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8) 114
William E. Robinson New Thought Card Sleights - First Method (fanning before the spectator's eyes)
- Second Method (face-up classic force behind back)
- Third Method (springing from hand to hand)
Related to New Era Card Tricks 34
Unknown The Revolution air pressure turnover New Era Card Tricks 43
Unknown Card to Top visual, top change and air pressure turnover New Era Card Tricks 43
Unknown Ne Plus Ultra - First Method pile of cards removed, noted and placed on pack, after some dealing procedure, the performer divines the cards in face-down layout, also alternative with marked deck or stripper, "quadrating" (p. 50)Also published here New Era Card Tricks 48
Unknown Ne Plus Ultra - Second Method pile of cards removed, noted and placed on pack, after some dealing procedure, spectator deals through cards and performer stops him at all selectionsAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 55
Unknown Penetration of Matter two methods (one with duplicates), one card or several cardsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 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 Appearance of Desired Cards top card of shuffled deck changes into any named cardRelated to New Era Card Tricks 64
Unknown The Mysterious Production any card called for from pocket New Era Card Tricks 65
Unknown The Improved Mysterious Production any card called for from pocket, featuring detachable inside pocket, also with selections and no card index New Era Card Tricks 66
Unknown Sylvesterzauber four cards selected and returned, one selection is taken from spectator's pocket, it changes into the other three selections one by one Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 73
Unknown Improved Cards Read Behind The Back shuffled pack, order called out from behind back, with finesse New Era Card Tricks 67
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principleAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 74
Unknown The Hypnotised Card deck cuts itself at chosen card on table, hair New Era Card Tricks 68
Unknown The Queen of the Air card rises from pack and floats to glass goblet on other side of stage, transforms in midairRelated to New Era Card Tricks 69
Unknown The Lost Found performer removes sets of four cards from behind back and asks whether selection is among them, once the spectator says yes the card is located, estimation of position of cardRelated to New Era Card Tricks 71
Unknown The Card Caught on the Plate deck thrown in air, card sticks to plateRelated to New Era Card Tricks 72
Unknown The Lantern of Diogenes card appears in glass lantern, using an acrobatic folding card in lidRelated to New Era Card Tricks 73
Unknown Extraordinary Restoration procedure for adding and forcing the extra corner New Era Card Tricks 75
Unknown Apparent Second Sight freely chosen cards are located behind back, secret punching of selections through handkerchiefRelated to New Era Card Tricks 76
Unknown The Attached Card selection vanishes and reappears under back of spectator's coat collarRelated to New Era Card Tricks 78
Unknown Cards Shot Against a Hat three selections torn up and shot at borrowed hat, where they appear attached to the crown of the hatRelated to New Era Card Tricks 80
Unknown War in Peace card sword with unprepared sword and four cards (standard gaffed one briefly described)Related to New Era Card Tricks 82
Unknown Four Aces at four Numbers four numbers named and Aces counted to one by one, using faced deck and deck turnovers Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 133
Unknown The New Card Table or "Card Tripod", metal apparatus with double-shell coverings, Torn Corner Trick given as example with two-step restoration (first all except corner, then the corner) New Era Card Tricks 83
Mr. Blak Das Ordnen der Karten deck shown mixed, down-under deal performed to sort deck in new deck orderVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 133
Unknown Thought Reading Extraordinary thought of card at thought of number up to tenRelated to New Era Card Tricks 85
Unknown The Card and Handkerchief card visibly appears attached to handkerchief New Era Card Tricks 89
Unknown The Itinerant Card sealed pack opened, black cards wrapped in paper, chosen red card travels inside black halfRelated to New Era Card Tricks 91
J. Smetana Die neue Haarkarte from a Nine into a Ten Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 104
Unknown The Terpsichorean Card card stands upright on table, then even dances to music New Era Card Tricks 92
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 Spectator as Conjurer spectator shoots chosen number of pins on shower of cards with pistol, they're found in selection New Era Card Tricks 95
Unknown Gravity Defied cards cling to hand, pinRelated to New Era Card Tricks 97
Unknown The Demon Envelope seven cards predicted in nesting envelopes New Era Card Tricks 100
Unknown The Ubiquitous Card card at named numberRelated to New Era Card Tricks 102
Unknown Das blitzschnelle Kartenchangement card under the hand of spectator transposes with card in hand which visibly changes Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 8) 117
Unknown Four Cards Caught At The Finger Tips duplicates New Era Card Tricks 103
Unknown Friction Toss New Era Card Tricks 106
Unknown The Card, Ribbon and Envelope selection in deck, other selection pierced an threaded on ribbon, ribbon-card changes to first selection, second selection travels to envelop New Era Card Tricks 106
Unknown Das präparierte Kartenspiel "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
making a stripper deck, applications: finding selections, Aces or separating reds and blacks
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Facilis Descensus Averno deck in glass on pedestalAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 108
Unknown Das Auffinden einer gedachten Karte spectator remembers card and its position from top by stopping performer's deal, deck cut (bottom card is key card), card ends up at its original position Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 149
Unknown The Obedient Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 111
Unknown I. Methode spectator says stop during deal and remembers the card, key card location Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 150
Unknown The Card Appearing On The Bottle card appears on top of unprepared bottle, two methods New Era Card Tricks 112
Unknown II. Methode spectator says stop during deal and remembers the card Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 150
Unknown Air Pressure Turnover Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 151
Unknown The Card On The Table Edge card appears on rear edge of table, mechanical New Era Card Tricks 115
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Concert- oder Kunst-Volte one-handed flourish pass, rubber-banded halves to make it easier Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9) 136
Unknown The Mysteries of the Zodiac elaborate, mathematical selection procedureAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 116
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
Unknown The Cards, Coins and Glass deck placed on glass, coins penetrate deck and fall into glass, three methods (impromptu, gaffed cards, gaffed tableRelated to New Era Card Tricks 125
Unknown The Halved Card card cut in half, one half destroyed and rediscovered, variant in which the half is brought in theater by district messenger boy (Western Union Card Trick)Related to New Era Card Tricks 130
Unknown The Phoenix picture card burned and restored minus a corner, tearing off a corner off double card New Era Card Tricks 132
Unknown The Lost Ace ace travels to pocketRelated to New Era Card Tricks 133
Unknown Thought Foretold deck divided in four piles, one chose, all cards divined and predicted New Era Card Tricks 135
Unknown Die gehorsamen Asse Aces put in center, spectator choses how many Aces should appear on top and bottom, Conus Aces gag sequence, four Aces under spectator's hand transpose with four other cards, deck changes into all-Aces Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 164
Unknown Palm-Addition Packet Switch five cards added to tabled Aces, put on deck and dealt off again, next card shown as it is not an Ace Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 11) 165
Unknown The Pierced Card blindfolded, deck crimp location New Era Card Tricks 136
Francis King Die Karte im Glase card thought of and card chosen and lost, they are the same, it travels into a handkerchief-covered glass Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 21
Unknown The Vanishing Of Thought Cards twenty-six double facers New Era Card Tricks 143
Unknown X Rays cards in envelopes are divined, two methods, envelopes marked visually or hapticallyRelated to New Era Card Tricks 144
Unknown Der neue magische Kartenkreis "by H. Sch., Dresden", two predictions in envelopes, three dice rolled to get two numbers, counted to in a circle of cards, both predicted, Q-principle Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 170
Unknown The Balanced Card on hat, threadRelated to New Era Card Tricks 146
Unknown The Lightning Change double facer New Era Card Tricks 148
Unknown Rapid Transit bold, duplicate New Era Card Tricks 151
Unknown The Cards and the Orange Tree four selections travel into orangeRelated to New Era Card Tricks 151
Unknown Ein Geheimnis deck shuffled and cut into two piles, performer looks at top card of one pile and can name top card of other pile, repeated Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 12) 184
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 Die aus dem Spiel verschwindenden Karten thought-of cards vanish, double facer deck with odd cards on one side and even on the other side Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
Unknown Marvelous Coincidence two selections from two decks match, double facer deckRelated toAlso published here New Era Card Tricks 158
Unknown Grand Card Maneuvre jacks on top and kings on bottom of deck, queens under plate, queens vanish and appear on top of deck, jacks and kings under second plate, then queens back under first plateRelated to New Era Card Tricks 160
Unknown The New General Card New Era Card Tricks 162
Unknown The Small Card Frame two methods, sand frame and black cover cloth that is pulled out with handkerchief coverRelated to New Era Card Tricks 163
Unknown Grande Clairvoyance Mysterieuse two cards chosen from two decks match, three methodsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 167
Unknown The Bridge of Cards long spread between hands, elastic underneathRelated to New Era Card Tricks 170
Unknown The Cards and Mirror deck thrown on mirror, three selections stick to it New Era Card Tricks 171
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
Unknown Die Damen auf Reisen four Queens travel from one half of the deck to the other Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 3) 37
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger in der Hand first finger pushes up card, fake finger, all fingers apparently visibleInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 53
Martignoni Die Verwandlung einer Karte selection clings to another card via moisture, tossed in the air and caught before unload on deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 54
Unknown Transformation via Top Change wrong card changes into right one via top change, short routine Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 54
Unknown Card to Bottom top and bottom cards shown indifferent, then selection travels to the bottom Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 69
Carl Willmann Die Einwirkung des Luftzuges auf eine Karte thread attached with wax to borrowed deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 69
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ein Hofzinser'sches Kartenkunststück card changes into four selected cards one by one Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 106
Unknown Prediction in Notebook by Spectator Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 84
Unknown Muscle Reading Location Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 85
Unknown Divination on Slate two spectators connected with rope for "thought transmission", name of card apparently written on slate by spectator Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 85
Carl Willmann Die das Tuch durchdringenden Karten three cards one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 85
Hugo Schrader Das Erraten dreier gedachter Karten three people are shown two cards each, they should remember one of them, they's found, two divided picture cards and a Seven/Eight of Clubs Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 124
C. Vogel Die Karte als Streber "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
top card pushed in center, shown back on top, repeated multiple times, top change
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 99
C. Vogel Die unzertrennlichen vier Damen four Queens placed on four packets and assembled, the Queens travel together in the deck, with variation Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 100
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm patter by Eduard Hensel
- Entrée (glove shrinks and becomes stocking)
- Das Durchdringen der Materie (glass through hat)
- Glasphänomen (two silk travel from bottle to bottle)
- Schützenliesl (Queen of Clubs chosen, in a large target appears a woman in Queen of Clubs dress)
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 134
Hugo Schrader Der forcierte Gedanke two decks, one card placed on top of one deck as prediction, spectator remembers any card and its position in other deck, it matches prediction, then card travels into the other deck as clean-up anti-climax Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 141
Unknown Die Verwandlung der obersten Karte des Spieles in einer von einer fremden Person gezogene und wieder in das Spiel gemischte Karte "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
top card shown, it then changes into selection
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 115
Unknown Einleitung eines Kartenmanövers "by St. ...", deck vanishes, reappears, vanishes again and performer turns around once and then has the deck back in his hand, deck on pull Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 118
Hugo Kramer Die verbrannte und wieder entstandene Karte card at any number force (palmed card replaced when named number is reached), card burned and reappears in cage Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 119
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm part two, methodsRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Hugo Schrader Die getrennten und wieder vereinten Paare four King-Queen pairs on table, put together and cut by spectator, Kings and Queen separated under table by performer, cut again, then performer brings out pairs from under table Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10) 148
Hugo Schrader Neues mathematisches Kartenkunststück one of thirty-two cards thought of, eight packets of four cards each given to spectator who should remove some cards that match his value or suit, card found Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 157
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocks (glued or sewn in a way that they can be slightly spread and riffled)Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11) 166
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Weissagen wider Willen card written on billet and put in envelope, another empty envelope closed, spectator divines selection (via multiple-step equivoque), card travels from deck into this envelopeAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 172
Unknown Die Karten auf Wanderschaft four pairs of cards chosen, Ladies' Looking Glass revelation, last pair apparently forgotten and then caught from shower Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 182
Unknown Der behexte Spiegel deck thrown against mirror, selection sticks to mirror Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 12) 188
Carl Willmann Die Vergrößerung und Verkleinerung eines Kartenspieles ungaffed à la Robert-Houdin Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 19
Emil Clauß Das neue Kartenbild selected cards appear behind glass in frame Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 53
Unknown Wie man ein Kartenspiel verschwinden lässt manipulative deck vanish, unload under armpit Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 69
Arthur Toskana Der Weg zum Herzen four Queens put in deck, they travel one by one to between vest and jacket Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 86
Unknown Das magische Kartenspiel fully edge-marked deck, divining missing card or reversed cardRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 87
Eduard W. Lufa Die berühmte Partie Piquet eines Blinden rules of the game piquet, playing it blind à la Comus & de Grisy-Torrini, flexible stack that allows decisions by spectatorRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 116
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der Kartendegen No. 2, card sword with three cards and ungaffed or mechanical sword Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 16
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
Emil Clauß Another Card Sword with marked card and ungaffed swordRelated to Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 18
Unknown Thalertreppe coin ladder, coins penetrate hat and drop down the glass ladder Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 35
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das Durchdringen der Stoffe No. 9, cards through handkerchief, card pulled out or drop out after hitting it with wand Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 37
Georg Winter Die wandernden Karten four to eight selections put in envelope and placed in inner pocket, they are then produced from the air, tube from inner pocket to tails pocket on the back Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 148
Unknown Die neue Haarkarte Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 149
Unknown Das Vorherbestimmen der Gedanken spectator stops during deal, number of dealt cards matched prediction, long card under predicted number, excess cards palmed and transferred Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 164
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes and silk is in case, secret inner case that slides outAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 166
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das bezauberte Ballholz No. 21, three selections appear on flat wooden stick that is pushed in shower of cards Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 65
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Karte auf Wanderschaft No. 23, handkerchief held by spectator like a bag, card vanishes from deck and appears in handkerchief Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 70
Professor Bellonie Das Kartentuch deck placed in silk, performer takes out cards and names them apparently by touch, silk with pocket for cards insideVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 181
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der Kobold in der Flasche No. 36, name of chosen card or sum of numbers appears on paper in bottle, chemical Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 103
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Romans Kartenfahne No. 47, three cards vanish from deck and reappear at flag/silk Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 128
Unknown Top, Bottom or Center spectator decides whether his selection should appear on top, bottom or in the center Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 5
Carl Willmann Der Hut als Zielscheibe two cards burned and shot on top hat, they reappear stuck to bottom of top hat Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 6
Unknown Card Fans from Spectator cards produced from spectator's clothing Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 145
Unknown Kartenspiele zu vertauschen - deck switch by pushing one in vest and the other comes threaded out of sleeve
- card clip
- deck vanish with pull
- deck switch by getting rid of deck in left hand and taking new deck with right hand while back is turned
Related to Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 151
Emil Clauß Der neue Kartendegen "the new card sword", borrowed deck and marked cardRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 2) 21
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 Die Zuschauer als Kartenkünstler No. 1, deck in glass held by spectator, three selected cards rise one by one, clockwork in fake deck Der Amateurzauberer 60
Eduard W. Lufa "Ihnen fliegen alle Herzen zu!" eight cards noted down and wrapped in handkerchief, eight Heart cards, the packets transpose, packed of divided cards (connected with a thread for security so it is not fanned to widely) Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 164
Robert Lenz Zur Karten-Piéce "Die wievielte Karte!" simplified methodInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 166
Unknown Changement eines Kartenhauses No. 2, seven-card card castle vanishes from underneath cover and appears under another cover, then travels back, collapsable castle with rubber bands Der Amateurzauberer 63
Unknown Die Kartenbrücke No. 3, deck spread out between hands about fifty cm, stays suspended, secret rubber band/thread set-up Der Amateurzauberer 65
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenfontaine No. 4, card fountain from bare handAlso published here Der Amateurzauberer 67
Unknown Der Kartenteller No. 5, three cards chosen, deck placed on plate and covered with paper or handkerchief, selections shoot out from plate into audience one by one, secret mechanism at bottom of plateRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 68
Unknown Ein guter Schuß No. 6, deck placed on glass, covered with handkerchief, selection placed in pistol and shot onto glass, vanishes from pistol and is now upright in glass Der Amateurzauberer 70
Unknown Der Künstler als Wagenmensch No. 7, human scale, performer cuts off cards and knows exact weight and number of cards, repeated, wide cards at known positions Der Amateurzauberer 73
Unknown Die unsichtbare Wanderung No. 8, black Aces and Ace of Diamonds shown, all shuffled in deck, Ace of Diamonds travels to mechanical card case prop, Ace of Hearts poses as Ace of Diamonds between black AcesRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 75
Unknown Das Kartenbild No. 9, three selections visually appear in card frame behind glass, curtain winds up in frame, duplicate, non-visual alternative in which frame is covered Der Amateurzauberer 77
Unknown Der elektrische Kartenspiegel No. 10, mirror hangs on stage, deck thrown on it and selection clings to it, drops on command, electro magnet, alternative handling with battery on back and mirror in hand Der Amateurzauberer 80
Unknown Die wandernden vier Buben No. 11, four indifferent cards under hat, four Jacks on table in a row, three cards on each Jack, they vanish and are now under hat, four double facers Der Amateurzauberer 84
Unknown Fin de Siècle No. 12, card chosen, deck cut in as many packets as the spectator wishes, selection appears at named number in a chosen packet Der Amateurzauberer 86
Carl Willmann Thread Rising Card without assistant Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 176
Martignoni Die Anziehungskraft der Erde No. 13, deck held upright in hand, selection drops out, using two halves that are solid blocksAlso published here Der Amateurzauberer 88
Eduard W. Lufa Die Generalkarte card changed into four selections one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 179
Unknown Ein Kartenchangement No. 14, cards placed in handkerchief, performer names cards that he apparently identifies by touch, those cards are vanished and reappear in deck Der Amateurzauberer 90
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
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine Gedanken-Photographie spectator writes card on paper, two blank business cards put in box, on one appears image and on other name of selection Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 184
Unknown Die verschwundene Karte und das dreifache Couvert No. 15, free selection vanishes from deck under handkerchief cover, reappears in nest of envelopes, envelope index in coat pocketsRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 94
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
Unknown Das non plus ultra-Kunststück pile of cards removed, noted and placed on pack, after some dealing procedure, the performer divines the cards in face-down layout, translation by John WillmannRelated toAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 5) 67
Unknown Selbstverbrennung einer Karte und ihre Wiederherstellung No. 16, card placed on stand, burns on command, reappears in bottle that is broken to get it out, flap folding card in bottle Der Amateurzauberer 97
Unknown Die Karte als Orden No. 17, card placed on tablet, covered with glass dome and handkerchief, card suddenly appears on performer's chest and is no long on tablet, secret layer on bottom of glass dome Der Amateurzauberer 99
Unknown Mundus vult decipi No. 18, card in hand transposes with card on table, one double facer Der Amateurzauberer 102
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel No. 20, deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes or c