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Hocus Pocus Junior Conveyance of Cards and Dice mentioning card tricks and principles without details
- divided cards
- advantage dice by cutting off a strip
- "nipping" (punch?), corner crimp, dots
The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 51
Henri Decremps Le Cygne ingénieux. swan in basin moves by its own, moves to letters to form chosen word, anagram method with words on cards (variation of Guyot's method)Related to Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 262
Unknown Mechanical Changing Cards three different ones Modern Magic 142
Unknown To make Four Cards change from Eights to Twos, from Black to Red, etc. divided cards Modern Magic 71
Professor Hoffmann Making Double Facers Modern Magic 90
Unknown To make Four Aces change to Four Kings, and Four Kings to Four Aces four double facers, using hat Modern Magic 90
Unknown The "Torn Card" card restored except corner, which then visibly reappears, different versions of the mechanical card explained Modern Magic 139
Unknown Changing Cards - flap card (with rubber)
- moving pip section in picture cards (two versions)
Tricks with Cards 46
Unknown The "Walking Pip" Card Tricks with Cards 47
Unknown Multi-Pip Card & Application two versions, with general card type routine with two spectators Tricks with Cards 48
Prof. M. Verbeck Multi-Pip Card double faced multi-pip card, ending clean with blank card Tricks with Cards 50
Unknown The Transforming Sevens divided cards Tricks with Cards 137
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Protean Pack three selections, "General Pack" Tricks with Cards 140
Unknown The Four Queens changed to Kings queens under hat transpose with kings on deck, double facers Tricks with Cards 142
Unknown Folding Card acrobatic type Tricks with Cards 223
Unknown The Mechanical "Torn Card" last corner visibly restores Tricks with Cards 166
Unknown Iron Foil Card magnetic application Tricks with Cards 181
Unknown Black Backed Card Tricks with Cards 152
Unknown The Magic Mirror deck laid on mirror, name appears on mirror (breathing glass), mirror turned, only selection sticks to mirror Tricks with Cards 179
Unknown "Walking Pip" Cards More Magic 56
Unknown Changing Cards multi-pip card More Magic 55
Unknown The "Three-Card" Trick - Another Method gaffed face, fake-index precursor More Magic 54
Unknown Mechanical Diminishing Cards described in addition to sleight-of-hand method More Magic 64
Bland The Enchanted Hand-Mirror deck on hand-held mirror, mirror turned over, only selection sticks, magnetism More Magic 128
Unknown The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket More Magic 124
Unknown Das Thaler-Kartenspiel "oder Die durch ein Kartenspiel spazierenden Thaler"
deck placed on glass and covered with handkerchief, coin penetrates through deck into glass or flies invisibly into glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 90
Unknown Dasselbe Kunststück in anderer Ausführung No. 14, Nine of Diamonds changes into Ace of Diamonds, pips made from powder can be shaken/rubbed offRelated to Der Kartenkünstler 18
Unknown Die sich in der Hand eines Zuschauers verwandelnde Karte card placed on spectator's hand changes, pips made from powder can be shaken/rubbed off, detailed explanationRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 23
Unknown Die verwandelten Könige No. 40, four Kings change into four Queens Der Kartenkünstler 48
L'Homme Masqué, Carl Willmann Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel gaff set Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 12) 184
Unknown Die ihr Plätze wechselnden Karten No. 45, two cards placed in two hats change places, two double facers Der Kartenkünstler 54
Unknown Der Kunstschütze No. 20, hole shot in Ace, gaff card with hole that can be pushed open Der Kartenkünstler 24
Unknown Die Eintracht der Damen card chosen, then three more cards chosen and the match, then assembly with four double facers Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 52
Unknown Die gehorsamen Karten two or three cards selected and lost, one by one they rise out of deck and float into other hand, solo version Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 7
Unknown Meine große Kartenvoltige Eine Kartensoirée No. 8
card fountain at stand, selection appears at the end, card is transformed into a card half its size
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 43
Unknown La carte du diable No. 47, top card shown, spectator removes it from deck, it changes, half card covers half the face card Der Kartenkünstler 56
Unknown Das Durchdringen der Stoffe No. 4, card in envelope put underneath top hat, card is pulled out of top hat visibly, envelope empty Der Kartenkünstler 90
Unknown Die verschwundene und wiedergefundene Karte card is burned or vanishes, it reappears gradually as it is pulled out of the bottom of a hat, using a foldable card with black cloth back Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 169
Unknown Die Springkarte No. 10, selection either rises slowly or jumps out of deck, rubber band attached to two cards Der Kartenkünstler 14
Unknown Der Kunstschütze Eine Kartensoirée No. 3
card held by spectator is shot at, a hole appears in its middle
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 22
Unknown Eine Point-Drei-Karte verwandelt sich in ein Ass multi-pip principle Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Unknown Das sich viermal verwandelnde Ass card changes into all four aces with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Pique-Drei verwandelt sich in Pique-Ass Three changes to Ace with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Pique-Zwei verwandelt sich in Coeur-Zwei Two of Spades changes to Two of Hearts with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Coeur-Ass verwandelt sich in Pique-Ass Ace of Hearts changes into Ace of Spades with sliding mechanism inside card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 148
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Coeur-Zehn verwandelt sich in Pique-Zehn Ten of Hearts changes into Ten of Spades with ten small flaps Der moderne Kartenkünstler 148
Unknown Point-Vier verwandelt sich in Point-Sechs multi-pip principleRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 133
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principleAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
Unknown Einfache Bilder-Klappkarte Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die neue vierfache Verwandlungskarte card changes three timesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 141
Unknown Die Bilderschiebekarte "Carreau-Dame verwandelt der Künstler in Pique-Dame"
with sliding section inside card
Related to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 144
Unknown Die Haarkarte Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 145
Unknown Neueste Verwandlungskarte card changed into other card that is ungaffed since a cover slide is palmed offRelated toVariations Der moderne Kartenkünstler 150
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die neue dreifache Verwandlungskarte card changes two times, ends with unprepared card since a cover slide is palmed offInspired byRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
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 Eine Spielkarte verwandelt sich in eine Blancokarte card to blank card Der moderne Kartenkünstler 164
Unknown Mysteriöse Transformation Nine of Diamonds changes to Ace of Diamonds in hand of spectator, eight of the pips consist of red powder that is shaken offRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 165
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Neuester Kartensteiger four selection, corner torn off one, first picture card rises and its picture moves on the card, second rises reversed and visible reverses, third card is blank card and visible prints itself, fourth card with missing corner, corner visibly restoresRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 210
Unknown Die Haarkarte "Mechanische Karten"Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 71
Unknown Die vierfache Verwandlungskarte "Mechanische Karten"
card taken from the deck and transformed three times
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 117
Unknown Die Chamäleon-Karten fan of four cards transforms multiple times, divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 135
Unknown Geteilte Karten a) diagonally divided cards
b) horizontally divided cards
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Französische Verwandlungskarte three fives change into aces, kind of wide-spread divided cards Der moderne Kartenkünstler 136
Unknown Die Doppelkarte Der moderne Kartenkünstler 134
Unknown Vierfache Verwandlungskarte quartet gaff to change Queen to all four suits Der moderne Kartenkünstler 137
Unknown Making Double Facers Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 24
C. Wichmann Pia fraus selection and eleven cards shown, selection vanishes from packet Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 14
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verkleinerungsspiel three methods, second one by Conradi Der moderne Kartenkünstler 153
Unknown Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 131
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Verkleinerungsspiel "Original-Ausführung von F. W. Conradi" Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 145
Carl Braun Diminishing Cards Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 148
Hugo Kramer Das Verkleinerungs-Kartenspiel Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 4) 55
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Karten-Changements two cards underneath separate hats or plates transpose, three methods:
I. duplicate
II. pseudo duplicate by covering a pip (Conradi-Horster)
III. double facers
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 45
Unknown Die wandernden Könige Kings placed underneath a hat or plate, four cards on the top of the deck transpose with the Kings, four double facers Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 24
Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die Karte in der Flasche bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding cardRelated toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 142
Unknown Die Riesenkarte card triples in sizeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 143
Unknown Der Königsschuss à la Buffalo-Bill performer shoots at card and it has a holeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 147
Unknown Japans Blumenflor card to spring flowerRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 149
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Kartenwürfel playing card change to three-inch die Der moderne Kartenkünstler 161
Unknown Un Billet d'amour card chosen, letter comes from mailman from back of audience, it is transformed into selection Der moderne Kartenkünstler 163
Unknown Der Kartenspiegel card vanishes on mirror, card with mirror on back Der moderne Kartenkünstler 182
Unknown Karten- und Ei-Balance egg and upright card balanced on wand, card with needle insideRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
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 Die Blumenkarte "Mechanische Karten"
card changes into flower
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 117
Unknown "Karte in der Flasche" bottle covered and in spectator's hands, selection appears inside, folding cardAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 133
Dr. Arnfeld Die verschwindende Karte card vanishes from deck, spectator pushes card into clip in deck which is pulled out Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 181
Unknown Die mechanische Eckkarte corner torn off, thrown back and it visibly restores, mechanicalRelated toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 140
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Kartenmagneta two selections, deck in a glass, one selection rises out of deck and floats to other glass and in midair changes to second selectionRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 213
Unknown Die Eckkarten "Mechanische Karten"
corner torn off, shot back and it visibly restores, mechanical
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 11) 165
Unknown Magnetischer Kartenspiegel only selection adheres to mirror Der moderne Kartenkünstler 188
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Reise durch den Cylinderhut card penetrates top hatRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 162
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Cylinderhut three cards are burnt and fired with pistol against top hat where they reappearRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 166
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster In fremder Hand verschwindende Karten cards disappear into tray Der moderne Kartenkünstler 181
Unknown The Coin Card removable pocket New Era Card Tricks 267
Unknown The Changing Card queen of hearts to clubs and vice versa, sliding partRelated to New Era Card Tricks 220
Unknown The Unique Changing Card Queen to Jack of different suit New Era Card Tricks 223
Unknown Third Method two moving pip cards New Era Card Tricks 213
Unknown The New Quadruple Changing Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 233
Unknown The Flap Card Related to New Era Card Tricks 243
Unknown The Nonpareil Changing Card examinable after changeRelated to New Era Card Tricks 244
Unknown The New Nonpareil Card examinableRelated to New Era Card Tricks 246
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 Vanishing Pips nine changes into five, then three, then ace, then blank on both sides, Multi Pip Card New Era Card Tricks 260
J. Smetana Die neue Haarkarte from a Nine into a Ten Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 104
Prof. M. Verbeck Professor Verbecks "Tolle Neune" double facer with multi-pip principleAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 74
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 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
Unknown The Lightning Change double facer New Era Card Tricks 148
Unknown A Hypnotic Experiment cards adhere to each other and cling together, cards with thread preparation New Era Card Tricks 186
Unknown The Latest Diminishing Card gaffed New Era Card Tricks 226
Unknown The New Ink Card ink changes to water, card dipped into "ink" proves that it's ink New Era Card Tricks 256
Unknown The Diminishing Cards gaffed, four methods New Era Card Tricks 270
Unknown The Vanishing Of Thought Cards twenty-six double facers New Era Card Tricks 143
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 Reunited Card card cut into four pieces, restores itself when thrown in air New Era Card Tricks 263
Unknown Newspaper-Covered Cards back covered with newspaper to hide them on a newspaper New Era Card Tricks 80
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 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 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 Diminishing Card gaffedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 225
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
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 Improved Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappears, can be examinedRelated to New Era Card Tricks 241
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 The Envelope Card envelope changes into card New Era Card Tricks 258
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
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 Lantern of Diogenes card appears in glass lantern, using an acrobatic folding card in lidRelated to New Era Card Tricks 73
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 The Torn Corner Card torn corner visibly reappearsRelated to New Era Card Tricks 239
Unknown The Bottle Card folding cardRelated to New Era Card Tricks 247
Unknown The Turning Card card rising out of deck visibly turns overRelated to New Era Card Tricks 262
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ein Hofzinser'sches Kartenkunststück card changes into four selected cards one by one Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 106
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
Unknown Die neue Haarkarte Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 149
Unknown Newspaper Cards backs of cards covered with newspaper Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 66
Eduard W. Lufa Die geteilte Karte on divided cards, making them, using gaffed cards Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 132
Eduard W. Lufa Halt! three cards selected, card dealt into hat one by one, each spectator says stop during the deal and the performer is holding the spectator's selection at that moment, second deck cut into four piles, one pile selected and all its cards predicted in envelope, then first deck changes into one-way force deck of each of the three selections one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10) 147
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
Eduard W. Lufa Die Generalkarte card changed into four selections one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 179
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 Mundus vult decipi No. 18, card in hand transposes with card on table, one double facer Der Amateurzauberer 102
Unknown Simple Wild Card Switch double facer and normal card turned over, switch by removing one card with face towards audience, thus other card must be the other one Der Amateurzauberer 103
Arthur Toskana Vae victis! "(Wehe dem Besiegten)"
Kings placed in envelope, Jacks placed under four newspaper pieces, then Jacks are in envelope and Aces under newspaper, Kings found elsewhere
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 3) 37
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 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
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
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
Josef Löffler Der orientalische Zauberspiegel handheld mirror with black surface instead of mirror, image of card appears and vanishes on black surface Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8) 117
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Denken und Vergessen "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste I."
with three divided cards
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 2) 20
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Mariage "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste II."
King and Queen of Hearts put together in deck, they appear at top and bottom and are tabled, then appear back on top and bottom and tabled cards are indifferent, Jack of Clubs added to King and Queen, monte type routine with those three cards, they all change into Jacks of Clubs, Kings and Queen produced from deck again
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 35
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das wunderbare Kartenspiel "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste III."
entire deck changes into duplicates of three selections one after the other
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 50
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Allvermögen der Frauen "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste IV."
four cards chosen, Queens removed, they change into selections one by one on table, they change back to Queens
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 67
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ueberall und Nirgends "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste VI."Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 7) 99
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Ueberall und Nirgends explanation partRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 115
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die vier Könige "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste V."
card thought of, three cards chosen from a chosen packet, another card quickly taken out of pocketed deck by spectator, assembly, three double facers
Related toAlso published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 84
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Gefühl "Hofzinser's Kartenkünste VII."
shuffled deck pocketed, named card removed, deck removed and another card chosen, transposes with first card while one is in a silk, sixteen double facers
Also published here Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 130
Adolf Brückmann Die Verwandlungskarten Nine change into Aces, wide-spread gaffs Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 3
Charles Bertram The Diminishing Cards gaffed set The Modern Conjurer 92
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger mit mechanischen Karten three cards chosen, Kings comes out and takes a bow (animation gaff), Queen sinks back down and comes up again (weight in card), third card is missing a corner which reappears visibly, fourth card rises reversed and visibly turns over Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 98
Carl Willmann Die Königin der Luft I. card rises sideways out of deck that is held in one hand and floats across to other hand Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 164
Ernst Ehrhardt Die durch ein Kartenspiel wandernde Münze coin slapped onto deck that lies on top of glass, coin penetrates deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4) 54
Unknown Die Vermehrung der Points Three of Diamonds, point number changes multiple time to Five, Ace, Nine, then blank, using sleight-of-hand as well as multi-pip card and powdered pips Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 12) 188
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Briefkasten answering letters, Hofzinser on divided cards Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 136
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradis Asskarten special divided cards with Aces, wide-spread gaffs Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 2
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Geheimnis des Lucifer two selections tabled, two Aces used to cover those cards, other two Aces under a plate, selections transpose, then the four cards on the table are the Aces and under the plate are the two selections Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 2) 19
Unknown Das magische Kaffeekränzchen assembly with Queens and three divided cards, then packets dealt out again, Queen placed with three indifferent (the divided) cards, other Queens vanish and reappear in packet Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 123
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das dreiblättrige Kleeblatt three Queens, each covered with two cards, one packet freely chosen and Queens assemble in it, divided and double facer Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 10) 156
A. J. Eine geheimnisvolle Flucht Jacks, Queens, Kings and Aces put into four packets on the table, packet chosen with dice and a suit chosen as well, that card becomes a blank card and the selection is in previously empty envelope, quartet gaff Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 69
Eduard Hensel Das Hexen-Einmaleins using Goethe's poem from Faust I, illustrated with Ace through Ten which are produced in mixed suits as the values are mentioned, some transform or vanish Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 88
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
Adolphe "Magicus" Blind Gedankenlesen und Zauberei half the deck sealed in envelope, two or three cards thought of from other half, they travel into envelope to the first half, half the deck consists of double facersRelated toAlso published here
  • "Divination et Escamotage" (L'Illusionniste, Feb. 1904, p. 211)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3) 35
Carl Willmann Ein Spaziergang der vier Asse four Aces in square formation on a cloth or paper, two covered, they travel upwards through the cloth/paper one by one Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 146
Unknown Die magnetischen Karten three cards taken and apparently magnetised, they cling to each other, making a row of three cards that is held at the top, threads across back Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4) 53
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, stealing a silk, flash paper card Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 6) 95
Unknown Jumping Card from Deck card sleeve with rubber band in deck, rubber band locked until needed, then card jumps out Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 88
Unknown Dreifache Verwandlungskarten gaffed card that changes twice, double facer with double-ended picture card on one side Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 19
Unknown The Princess Card Trick (Second Method) double-ended cards The Art of Magic 82
Unknown Fourth Method three double facers The Art of Magic 217
Unknown Cards with Cloth Surface black art The Art of Magic 63
Adrian Plate The Disappearing Queen picture card removed, various spectators remember a picture card and place it between their hands, they all got the QH, QH appears elsewhere and indifferent cards in spectator's hands The Art of Magic 133
Unknown The Dissolved Card card held under handkerchief is pushed in glass of water by spectator and vanishes, celluloid card The Art of Magic 124
Unknown Third Method using cards with cloth-colored backs, black art The Art of Magic 216
Unknown Seventh Method aces put in one envelope, kings in another, they transpose, using two cards with cloth on back The Art of Magic 221
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Pocket Card for Transformation Kartenkünste 178
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Denken und Vergessen (Erste Ausführung) Also published here Kartenkünste 86
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Denken und Vergessen (Zweite Ausführung) Also published here Kartenkünste 93
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Denken und Vergessen (Dritte Ausführung) using mis-spotted cardAlso published here Kartenkünste 98
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Allvermögen der Damen four cards chosen, they're the Queens, they transpose with four indifferent cards, Queens change one by one and back to QueensAlso published here Kartenkünste 105
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Täusche deinen Nächsten wie dich selbst! four cards chosen, four Queens on table, they transpose one by one, then backAlso published here Kartenkünste 118
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Coeur-Mariage (Erste Ausführung) two cards in center come to top and bottom, then three cards transpose around with guessing game presentationAlso published here Kartenkünste 125
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Coeur-Mariage, das liebende Paar (Zweite Ausführung) "The Married Hearts - The Loving Couple", shortened version Kartenkünste 134
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Herz-Dame four Kings each change into Queen of Hearts and back, then four cards are counted to via named numbers, they're the QueensAlso published here Kartenkünste 142
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das wunderbare Kartenspiel entire deck changes into duplicates of three selections one after the otherAlso published here Kartenkünste 148
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Überall und Nirgends (Zweite Ausführung) expanded routineAlso published here Kartenkünste 153
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Überall und Nirgends (Dritte Ausführung) an additional nine cards change into selectionAlso published here Kartenkünste 161
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
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die drei Kräfte three chosen cards vanish from deck, arrive in pocket, deck vanishes (in topit type space) and appears in pocket, three selections rise one with corner torn off that visible restores, a card is shot with pistol into candleAlso published here Kartenkünste 196
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Gefühl shuffled deck pocketed, named card removed, deck removed and another card chosen, transposes with first card while one is in a silk, sixteen double facersAlso published here Kartenkünste 43
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der forcierte Gedanke (La Pensée Quand-Même) tabled card is named card, with tray indexAlso published here Kartenkünste 47
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Wild Card Move exchanging card on table with double facer, while apparently turning card over Kartenkünste 52
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der Gedanke two decks on table, spectator removes thought-of card from other deckAlso published here Kartenkünste 53
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Macht des Gedanken spectator selects three cards which match prediction, then assembly, four double facersAlso published here Kartenkünste 58
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Die Vier Könige card thought of, then a spectator extracts it from pocket, three matching cards found, then assembly, four double facersRelated toAlso published here Kartenkünste 69
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Herz-Ass Also published here Kartenkünste 188
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Gleiche Gedanken (Zweite Ausführung) two selections shuffled back, performer locates first card from another deck in his pocket, it changes into second selection which is given awayAlso published here Kartenkünste 178
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored beforeAlso published here Kartenkünste 181
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der verschwundene König card vanishes in deck, then rises (= is pulled from) from behind another single cardAlso published here Kartenkünste 186
Unknown Other Changing Cards Modern Card Manipulation 107
Unknown The Changing Card two cards chosen, a card changes to both cards Modern Card Manipulation 106
Unknown The Transforming Sevens four cards change several times, gaffed cards taken out of deck at the start Modern Card Manipulation 108
Unknown The Four Queens changed to Kings four double facers Modern Card Manipulation 111
Adolphe "Magicus" Blind The Demon Digits three cards with numbers arrange themselves in requested orderAlso published here Later Magic 581
Mr. Gilbert The Acrobatic Cards two card in easels transposeAlso published here Later Magic 583
Adolphe "Magicus" Blind The Demon Digits three cards with numbers arrange themselves in requested orderAlso published here Magical Titbits 29
Mr. Gilbert The Acrobatic Cards two card in easels transposeAlso published here Magical Titbits 32
Stanley Collins Making Of False Index Cards Original Magical Creations 12
Stanley Collins Will! fifteen cards stick to the hand, all fall except three selections, gaffed card and ring Original Magical Creations 36
Stanley Collins A Question of Memory spectator selects one of three cards and puts it in pocket, another cards is taken from the deck and put in performer's pocket, cards transpose, duplicateRelated to Original Magical Creations 52
Stanley Collins The Guessing Game spectator guesses correctly on of three cards he has in pocket, then it change places with one of the other two cardsRelated to Original Magical Creations 63
Stanley Collins The Wooden Slab and Flying Card Experiment Cards attached on a board with rubberbands, spectator peeks at a card and remembers the value, then he counts to that value in a fan and remembers the card. Card transposes from the deck with the peeked card on the board Original Magical Creations 9
Dr. Ford Rogers Rough-Smooth as Haptic Cue Thirty Card Mysteries 71
Charles T. Jordan Double Facer Color Change front card drops to fingers under cover of other hand to perpendicular position, turned over Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 9
Charles T. Jordan Optical Monte Move with three cards and a gaff Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 14
Dr. Ford Rogers Peek Deck Cards Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 6
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins Bottled Sunshine longer routine, tissue paper bursts into in fire, hole is burnt in a playing card with a reading-glass, three candles catch alight, third candle begins to melt Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 90
Charles T. Jordan The Demon Color Change No. 3, multiple consecutive changes, second and rear cards remain the same, using glued triple cardsVariations Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 7
Charles T. Jordan A Unique Reverse No. 4, thought-of picture card reverses itself in the deck, using cards glued back-to-back at one end with one cut short Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 10
Stanley Collins The Lay of the Last Minstrel But One three cards under newspaper two are removed and card under newspaper changes into other cardRelated to Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 36
Charles T. Jordan Reverse English on the X-Ray No. 5, x-ray deck openly shown, card from another deck inserted, spectator looks through hole at index, card predicted, repeated Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 12
Charles T. Jordan The Spirit Aces No. 1, four Sevens and four Aces in piles on table, two Sevens put on top of deck followed by two Aces, yet Aces are on table and all four Sevens on top of deck, two extra Aces and step gaffAlso published here Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 3
Charles T. Jordan Pedro Monte No. 7, three cards shown in fan and turned over, spectator cannot find card Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 14
Charles T. Jordan Joker Monte No. 6, three cards shown in fan and turned over, spectator cannot find JokerRelated toAlso published here Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 13
Charles T. Jordan The Spook Card No. 2, card vanishes from small packet, five peek cardsRelated to Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 6
Charles T. Jordan, William McGrew Speaking of Pink Elephants No. 8, named card changes back color, then the whole deck, card spelled to, card travels from one half to the other, red-blue peek deck cards Ten New Prepared Card Tricks 16
Charles T. Jordan, De Forrest The Diabolical Reversed Card (Improved) card reverses visibly à la tunnel effectVariations The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 32
Oswald Rae New Card an Board two selections appear pinned on board, with drawing pins and handkerchief Between Ourselves 1
Louis Nikola The Telepathogram Magician divines thought of card, and writing appears on paper that divines position of card in the deck The Nikola Card System 54
Jack Merlin Here There and Everywhere ambitious card, then stop trick, twice the card is at the stopped position Merlin's Master Miracles 15
Jack Merlin My Favorite Four Ace Trick three double faced ace, McDonalds Aces Merlin's Master Miracles 12
Tom Sellers The Double Card Prediction double backer stabbed in deck Sellers' Secrets 17
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
Ralph W. Hull Which Card Left? Two Card Monte with jumbo cards More "Eye-Openers" 21
Unknown Two-Card Monte Move More "Eye-Openers" 21
Theodore Annemann The Guessing Contest performer and spectator write a card on a slip of paper and try to find the others card, while the spectator cannot find the card in ten attempts, the performer hits on the first cardVariations SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 18
Laurie Ireland Goofy Deck changing into a black eight of diamonds Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 2
Tom Sellers A Comedy Card Interlude color change routine with mismade cards (like half changed card) Card Tricks That Work 18
Henry Christ The 203rd Force Related to SH-H-H--! It's A Secret 38
Al Baker The Fall of the Wise sucker for wise guys, gaffed The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Cardially Yours) 492
Les Gilbert A Card in Transit! double end card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 3) 10
Eddie Clever Three in One Gaff The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 1) 2
Unknown The Impression or Carbon System two methods Mental Magic with Cards 26
Theodore Annemann Annemann's Mental Masterpiece impression device on card box, carbonVariations Mental Bargain Effects 5
Theodore Annemann The New Double Telepathy Routine uses the box from Mental Masterpiece + Index, spectator and performer think of a card and try to guess the card of the other Mental Bargain Effects 7
Louis Lam Find the Lady money card changes into card with business information on front Would You Believe It? 20
Eddie Clever The Renovated Sphinx Card Trick two signed cards in hat transpose with signed card in deck, double backer, fake indices card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 9) 34
Louis Lam "Alice in Wonderland" card turns over multiple times, then is spelled out Would You Believe It? 15
Bob Hummer Clubs/Spades Gaff used to make a card vanish The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 66
Laurie Ireland A Surprising Explanation for the Color Change double facers Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1935, "New Card and Coin Manipulation") 25
Theodore Annemann Peek Force Card glued long short card The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 7) 27
Lin Searles An Amusing Reversal ambitious card, then chosen card turns over, double backerRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1936) 134
Clement de Lion The Danish Force comedy force with rising card rubber band gimmick or thread Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 159
U. F. Grant Effect No. 3 second deal demo, top card has corner missing The Gambler's Expose Act 2
James Maxwell Telepathic Selection carbon card, originally in Magic Wand, March 1920 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 303
Theodore Annemann Mental Masterpiece carbon case Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 304
Jess E. Mills The Super Eye Popper ambitious type routine with duplicate (king of clubs with one spade pip) The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 181
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
Jean Hugard Double Back Principles in Card Magic some credit information Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 117
Unknown Turnover double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 122
Unknown Satan Behind You double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 125
Unknown Comedy Relief gag for people that know the air pressure turnover, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 126
Unknown Doubleback Card Force for two cards, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 128
Unknown Easy Coin Switch using double backed card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 128
Unknown Movie Color Cards two different colored decks change places, two red-blue double backers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 287
Unknown The Queen Turns Over double backer and sticky card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 106
Glenn G. Gravatt A Real Magical Vanish odd-backed card from deck into spectator's pocket (where other cards are), two-color double backer, sticky card Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 114
Unknown Alice in Wonderland card turns over and is spelled to, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 117
Frank Lane Double Backed Card Routine back of selection changes, ambitious card phase, count-down phase, card reverses, double index gaff and double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 118
Unknown Transposition Extraordinary between 2 odd-backed decks, red-blue double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 119
Theodore Annemann Insto-Transpo spectator's and performer's pocket, double backerRelated to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 120
Theodore Annemann Remote Control odd-backed unknown card signed on back is chosen from face, red-blue sticky double backerRelated toVariationsAlso published here
  • "Remote Control" (The Sphinx, July 1929, Max Holden's column, description without method)
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 121
Theodore Annemann Initialled Card Telepathy signed card at chosen number or stop trick, double backer Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 121
Unknown Repeating Card Turnover twenty-six double backers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 123
William Larsen A Reverse Location cards next to selection turn over, double backer(s) Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 123
Unknown Reversi three selections turn over, 51 double backers Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 124