61 entries in Cards / Principles / Moisture
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown To make a Card vanish from the Pack, and be found in a Person's Pocket stuck to back of hand Modern Magic 46
Unknown Moisture Palm card clings to hand when pressed on top of tabled deck Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 115
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Der Apparat zum Anfeuchten der Finger sponge apparatus to moisten fingers, can be attached to table Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 10) 154
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
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
Ralph W. Hull Three in One Card Trick card vanishes from packet and travels to named position into other packet, duplicate, saliva Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 294
Unknown The Eclipse Vanish one of five vanishes, saliva Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 341
Jack Merlin Jack Merlin Wax Technique Greater Magic 57
Paul Rosini Saliva Sorcery. I peeked at card disappears and reappears reversed Greater Magic 258
Paul Rosini Saliva Sorcery. II card vanishes from packet and reappears in pocketVariations Greater Magic 260
Unknown Impromptu Location saliva Expert Card Technique 322
Unknown Moistening a Card Expert Card Technique 418
Harry W. Burger Inevitable one of 16 cards fairly chosen and lost, then found The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 113) 670
Unknown Wheels within Wheels saliva used as daub Expert Card Technique 327
Henry Hardin The Dissolving Card one of five The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
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
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue The Kittyhawk Card from packet to reversed into deck, double facer Prepared Cards and Accessories 4
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Dealing Thirds second deal & salivaRelated to Tricks and Sleights 28
Edward Marlo The Marlo Miracle saliva The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 78) 319
Edward Marlo IV. Saliva Methods A. Cut Method
B. In Spread
C. The Peek
Marlo In Spades 36
Unknown Saliva Double A Devilish Miracle 2
Clayton Rawson In One Second Flat saliva, two cards are found The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 196) 783
Cardini, Dai Vernon, Nate Leipzig, Francis Carlyle, Martin Gardner, John Scarne The Initials Will Tell No. 38, Initials of chosen card appears on spectator's palm (sugar + pencil) Scarne on Card Tricks 68
Bill Woodfield Simplo saliva method The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 206) 823
Edward Marlo The Marlo Miracle saliva The Cardician 7
James Steranko Saliva Vanish reversed card vanishes Steranko on Cards 89
Dai Vernon A Vernonesque Quickie one of two indifferent cards changes into selection Professional Card Magic 152
Edward Marlo Impromptu Steal of a Card card stuck to another card the is removed Card to Wallet 25
Charlie Miller The Eight Card Trick two piles of four cards each, a card travels from packet to packet, repeat, saliva An Evening with Charlie Miller 34
Dai Vernon Another Smear gum from envelope Early Vernon 55
Harry Lorayne The Sloppy Card Trick saliva for control, selection appears on named number up to tenVariations Close-up Card Magic 42
North Bigbee Simpel Spell The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 371) 312
Nate Leipzig Palm Up card sticks to palm Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 188
Edward Marlo Saliva Card Vanish Expert Card Conjuring 95
Joseph K. Schmidt The Improved Saliva Card Rise The Impromptu Close-up Card Rise 23
Joseph K. Schmidt Some Notes on the Rising Card Trick saliva riseRelated to
  • Martin Gardner, Jan. 1949 of Hugard's Magic Monthly
The Impromptu Close-up Card Rise 22
Edward Marlo The Variant Fingertip Peek applying substance to peeked-at card with right second finger
- The Baisc Method
- Daub Variant
- Saliva Variant
- Adhesive Variant
Variations Advanced Fingertip Control 74
Edward Marlo Wet Line Vanish or Control selection vanishes or is controlled, saliva handling Advanced Fingertip Control 88
Edward Marlo The Vanishing Card peeked card vanishes, reappears at chosen number, saliva Advanced Fingertip Control 116
Jack Posetary No Mirror reading colors of cards, whet thumbnail as shiner, see also p. 411Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 2) 389
Tommy Martin Puzzling Color Change using spittle to glue cards together Million Dollar Card Secrets 106
Unknown Card on the Wall saliva The Living End 7
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
Jimmy Grippo Double Lift Teaser saliva Super Subtle Card Miracles 160
Karl Fulves Moisture Steal card sticks to back of hand Methods with Cards - Part 3 198
Dai Vernon Card Vanish Card that was peeked at vanishes from deck , uses saliva Magic With Faucett Ross 220
Frederick Braue Count-Down Reverse featuring automatic third deal (saliva), stop trick with face-up card, spectator stops one before Fred Braue on False Deals 34
Philip T. Goldstein A Dollar ungaffed coinsInspired by
  • "Spirit Cartography" (Braue, Hugard's Magic Monthly, April 1949)
The Chronicles (Issue 9) 1148
Karl Fulves Reflections saliva on thumbnail for impromptu shinerInspired byRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 16) 1220
Walt Lees, David Carré Travellers Without Luggage Four Professional Card Tricks 26
Ross Bertram Saliva tip Bertram on Sleight of Hand 248
Max Malini Moisture Double Laydown moisture through breathing The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 23
Edward Marlo Palmed Saliva handling saliva The Olram File (Issue 4) 1
Max Malini Moisture Double Laydown moisture through breathing The Olram File (Issue 11) 8
Martin Gardner Saliva Card Rise with handkerchief New Card Rises 36
Pablo Domenèch La Carta Colgada selection appears among ten cards at chosen position La Magia de Pablo Domènech 39
Unknown The Rising Cards saliva and handkerchief The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 1
Dai Vernon The Vanish of a Card peek technique, using saliva or glue stick Card College - Volume 3 513
Ellis Stanyon To Vanish One of Five Cards No. 16, salivaVariations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 42
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note more detailed routine for the vanish of one of five cardsInspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 42
Christoph Borer Double Transposition red and blue deck, two selection interchange in decks Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 24