78 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Mates / Marriage
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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
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
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
Unknown Royal Marriages Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 104
Dai Vernon The Royal Marriages Variations Select Secrets 11
Unknown Black Jack, Detective two cards come together in the pack The Royal Road to Card Magic 139
Unknown The Royal Pairs Packet of Kings and Queens are cut many times and held behind back, magician can take out the matching King/Queen pairs of the same suit Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 15
Al Leech Boy Meets Girl Also published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 348) 218
Al Leech Boy Meets Girl Also published here A Last Look at Leech 41
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Kings And Queens Kings and Queens separated on table, then both piles consist of two Kings-Queen pairs The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 3rd Folio) 301
Edward Marlo Notes on a Miracle Kings are inserted next to Queens by spectator, ten methods (ungaffed, double facers, double backers, roughed)Related to Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 265
Sam Leo Horowitz Honeycutt Plus Queens and Kings are paired, yet separate again The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5th Folio) 452
Sam Leo Horowitz Royal Marriage six phases, miniature card finale, see also p. 476Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 5th Folio) 453
Roy Walton Drop Outs Epilogue (Issue 16) 144
Edward Marlo Blind Date kings and queens place on table alternating by performer and spectator, all suits matchRelated to Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 12) 95
Ben Christopher Unlimited Elevator four Kings buried in deck, four queens one by one placed on top and attracting its King
- Impromptu Method
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 12) 567
Roy Walton Royal Marriages Epilogue (Issue 17) 155
Edward Marlo Success Story kings find queens, rough-smooth The Unexpected Card Book 37
David Luenberger Royalty Epilogue (Issue 22) 204
Dave Ossip Royal Marriages matching with the four Queens and Kings, down-under dealInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 751
Roy Walton A Martian Wedding story trick, black kings backs change color, they find their mates and the color of the back changes back Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1) 304
Unknown Opposites Attract No. 58, Kings and Queens are paired by spectatorRelated toVariations Self-Working Card Tricks 89
Ken Krenzel Force-Eps Royal Marriages with four aces back change kicker The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 174
Gene Maze, Richard Kaufman Meant for Each Other duplicates The Gene Maze Card Book 82
John F. Mendoza, Barry Nelson Marlo-Nelson-Mendoza Hunters Kings and Queens shuffled into deck, one of the Kings put in case, deck cut into packets, Queen and King on top of each, one Queen with King in caseInspired by John: Verse Two 15
Harry Lorayne Kings Find Queens inserted in table spread by magician next to them Best of Friends 142
Terry LaGerould Looker turning the head of a lady used for mating effect Close-up Seductions 85
Unknown Computer Dating No. 2, four cards, spectator turns one over, packet is cased, when removed again the mate is face-up instead, self-adjusting set-up More Self-Working Card Tricks 3
Karl Fulves The Dating Game No. 3, spectator turns cards over, at the end only a King-Queen pair is face-upInspired by More Self-Working Card Tricks 4
Richard Vollmer Together At Last Variations Best of Friends - Volume II 540
Jerry Sadowitz Split Marriages Royal Marriages theme, instant reverse oil and water with kings and queens Cards on the Table 46
Alex Elmsley Mixed Marriages two royal flushes from two decks, they magically arrange in same order and one selected value transposes The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 58
Harry Lorayne Matchmaker's Chart, Cont'd Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 6) 2223
Richard Vollmer Matchmaker's Chart as a prediction effectVariations Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 5) 2209
Allan Ackerman My Favorite Gemini Related toVariations Las Vegas Kardma 12
Joel Brash, Allan Ackerman The Tell-All Gemini for finding mates Las Vegas Kardma 15
Allan Ackerman Aronson's Gemini Inspired by
  • "Quad-Mates" (Simon Aronson, MUM, May 1979)
Las Vegas Kardma 20
Alex Elmsley Fool's Mate joker as cupid and methodVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 149
Alex Elmsley Jubilee The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 153
Philip T. Goldstein Autonomix pairs are exchanged via chart but still pairedInspired by Thabbatical 118
Karl Fulves Mixed Marriages 4&4, reverse mixing phase Rigmarole (Issue 8) 93
Peter Duffie City Slickers Kings find Queens Duffie's Card Compulsions 26
Peter Duffie Marriage on the Rocks Variations Duffie's Card Compulsions 30
Peter Duffie Sherlock Never Married Ace Change kickerInspired by
  • "Sherloct" (Phil Goldstein, Abracadabra #2410)
Duffie's Card Compulsions 36
Nick Trost Court Card Conclave twelve court cards pair themselvesAlso published here
  • in "3 Pet Secrets" (Nick Trost)
Card College - Volume 1 63
Karl Fulves Improv Aces four kings lost in deck reversed one by one, spread on table, kings are next to the matching aces, with stack handling Blocking Off 139
Karl Fulves Everyone Has A Twin two mates found, then two Kings find Queens The Fine Print (Issue 3) 40
Nick Trost Courtship Kings placed on top of Queens and squeezed, instantly dealt off in pairsVariations The Card Magic of Nick Trost 47
Peter Duffie Loyal Marriages Four Kings and Queens incorrectly matched, two Jokers used to match them magicallyInspired by Effortless Card Magic 126
Karl Fulves Game of Life Kings and Queens are mated with two dice and counting procedure, Ramasee principle Latter Day Secrets (Issue 2) 43
Harry Lorayne The Family Unit all court cards, marriage effect with the packetInspired by Personal Collection 333
Mel Bennett The Honeymooners Queens mates by spelling names from deck Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 135
Harry Lorayne Alternative Blackjack Jacks placed on top of Aces and squeezed, instantly dealt off in pairsInspired by Personal Collection 479
Peter Duffie Here We Go Again... Cards By All Means 10
Philip T. Goldstein Revolt, Lover two four-of-a-kinds are paired, ramasee principle Redivider 57
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Queen Of Hearts 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 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 109
Lewis Jones Dater base marriage with gemini twins placement, counting to personal numbersInspired byRelated to Ahead of the Pack 202
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson The Power of Love Inspired by Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 97
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Rags to Riches Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 14
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson CATO Gets Married Kings and Queens, in the end a matching pair ends up reversedInspired byVariations Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 111
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Cato Gets Married - Again Inspired by Card Conspiracy — Vol. 1 112
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson Flip-Over Couples Kings show up reversed one by one during cutting, and locate Queens Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 139
Ramón Riobóo The Royals Go Courting Queens and Kings and selection finds mateInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 206
Aldo Colombini The Counselors Best of Friends — Volume III 130
David Solomon "Hello Sailors" marriage effect, chosen pair though are two JacksInspired by
  • "Family Reunion" (Aldo Colombini, Impromptu Card Magic DVD)
Solomon's Notes 4
Nick Trost The Royal Pair Puzzler Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 63
Nick Trost, Daryl, Walter B. Gibson The Burglar Trick Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 64
Nick Trost Court Card Conclave Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 70
Nick Trost The Court Card Swindle using Curry's "Swindle Switch" Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 73
Nick Trost The Reunited Families Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 74
Nick Trost, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Married Hearts and Four Cupids story trick Subtle Card Creations — Volume 1 77
Nick Trost The Queen of Hearts and her Suitors story trick Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 79
Yves Cabernet Rendezvous setting four key cards to find selections, also as marriage effect, actually Yves Carbonnier Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 32
Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Blue Collar Marriages kings and queens produced by spelling and pile making Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 8 36
Steve Reynolds On Bannon's Poker Pairydox packet of cards shown mixed, then pairs are mated, contributing an instant resetInspired by
  • "Poker Pairadox" (John Bannon, Mega Wave, 2010)
Trench Work 14
Mel Bennett Royacle "A Royal Reunion"Inspired by Xtra Credit (Issue 10) 67
Allan Ackerman, David Solomon, Peter Duffie The Royal Marriage Trilogy Inspired by The Cardjurer 89
Harry Lorayne Together At Last all court cards, marriage effectInspired by JawDroppers! Two 93