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Theodore Annemann The Demon-Yogi-Goblin Book Test page determined with cards
VariationsAlso published here 1934 The Jinx (Issue 2) 8
Theodore Annemann Telepathy Plus written question and name are divined ends with a picture duplication
Related toVariations 1935 Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 13
Dai Vernon The Five Card Mental Force
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 30
Henry Christ Dead Man's Hand selection found and dead man's hand dealt to someone, incorporating audible shot for shock effect
Related toVariations 1937 The Jinx (Issue 33) 209
Unknown The Hocus-Pocus Card apparently mistake is made
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 390
Stewart James Half and Half three dice and list of letter combinations, a coincidence/prediction happens
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1941 The Jinx (Issue 134) 766
Bob Hummer Hummers Mathematical 3 Card Monte mathematical three card monte
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1951 Mathematical 3 Card Monte 1
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Routine half deck set-up, see also p. 63
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 45
Harry Lorayne Fourtitude Four-spot as locator, faro
VariationsAlso published here 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 318) 80
Cy Endfield The Famous Magazine Test force with coin and cards, performed by Dr. Stanley Jaks
Variations 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part I 46
Tom Ransom Suicide Build progressive poker deal, from five to two hands
Related toVariations 1957 The Cardiste (Issue 4) 7
Henry Christ Henry Christ's Fabulous Ace Routine
Variations 1961 Professional Card Magic 48
Harry Lorayne Aces Only - With Kings Aces are spelled to, then Kings are found as well, faro
Related toVariationsAlso published here
  • Linking Ring, May 1964
1965 My Favorite Card Tricks 32
Al Koran Double Deal dealing five people the same cards, set up, twenty-five duplicates, siamesa
Related toVariations 1968 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 119
Bruce Cervon Perfect Speller
VariationsAlso published here Dec. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2) 227
Walter Meyer, Allan Slaight, Jules Conway Etcetera
June 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 8) 264
Allan Slaight Repeat Perfect Speller simplified
Inspired byAlso published here June 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 8) 264
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale, see also p. 340 & 342
Inspired byRelated to
  • "The Psychological Loser" (Daniel Dobson, Tokyo Trickery by Takinshi Nemoto, Magic Inc.)
Also published here
Mar. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 325
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Don Costello The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers with four Kings kicker and story
Inspired byVariations 1971 Reputation-Makers 11
Allan Slaight Top Twenty Poker, Gin, Blackjack combination
Inspired byAlso published here July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 637
Philip T. Goldstein, Stewart James Ice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, imaginary dice
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1974 Card Tricks for People Who Don't Do Card Tricks 7
Allan Slaight Fource of Hearts Vernon's Five Card Mental Force combined with prediction in envelope, Himber Wallet
Inspired by 1976 Magick (Issue 160) 799
Karl Fulves Easy as A-B-C two spectators recite the alphabet to locate a selection
Related to 1977 The Magic Book 63
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale
Also published here 1977 The Magic Book 164
Allan Slaight Five-Card Mental out
Related toAlso published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1115
Allan Slaight Slaight's Sequel mental speller
Also published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1116
Allan Slaight Mutant Nomen Klondike shuffle
Also published here 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1124
Allan Slaight Unkindest Cut Of All rummy and blackjack deal featuring a winning blackjack stack
VariationsAlso published here Apr. 1979 Apocalypse (Vol. 2 No. 4) 186
Charles Steele From Charles Steele
Related to 1979 Interlocutor (Issue 30) 117
Melvin Anderson Apocalypse Variations Or Additions blackjack stack, Gin Rummy
Inspired by Feb. 1980 Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 2) 304
Allan Slaight Aces Loaded Aces, then royal flush, two faros
Also published here Aug. 1980 Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 8) 382
Allan Slaight Fourth Down spelling to "THE KING OF HEARTS" into four packets, a King on each pile except one which has an indicator card to find last king, credit information
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1981 Octet 32
Karl Fulves Fourth of Habit four indifferent cards put on table, one changes into selection, then four Kings are dealt, first tricks sets up second
Inspired by 1981 Octet 35
Allan Slaight Continued combined with Stud Poker and Lie-Speller
Inspired by May 1982 Apocalypse (Vol. 5 No. 5) 633
Allan Slaight PSI-Cloned Q&A whit billets with questions and pink billets with numbers, using the Otis Manning box
Feb. 1982 Magick (Issue 303) 1513
Harry Lorayne, Ken Krenzel Tidal Wave impromptu brainwave, one deck used as two decks, four applications, see credit corrections on pages 834, 864, 1092
Related toVariations May 1983 Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 5) 769
Allan Slaight FairRow Faro reversed indifferent card is used to count to two selections on either side
Inspired byAlso published here Aug. 1983 Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 8) 812
Allan Slaight Third Wave two phase routine, Menetekel Deck, Ultra Mental Deck
Related toAlso published here Dec. 1984 Apocalypse (Vol. 7 No. 12) 1002
Allan Slaight Comment on Grant's Kard-U-Reka card trick using cloth tube in jacket to transfer deck from one pocket to another
Related to Dec. 1984 Apocalypse (Vol. 7 No. 12) 1002
Allan Slaight "1984" Card Trick story trick with spelling and selection
Also published here 1984 Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 280
Stewart James A Class By Itself off-beat prediction by lexicon deck, which was also used to determin page number
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1984 Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 330
Allan Slaight Guise Winner five hands of poker are re-dealt to same persons, spectator names missing card (Premonition)
Related toAlso published here 1984 Arcane (Issue 11) 144
Allan Slaight Sweet, Lorayne! Cutting the Aces, mixture between Lorayne and Christ's routines, with full patter
Inspired byVariations 1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 78
Allan Slaight Last Word Lexicon lexicon deck spelling trick
Also published here Nov. 1985 Epoptica (Issue 7) 432
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Sounds of Music a tune is selected and predicted with a music box, when the music box is opened, it's found empty
Variations Feb. 1986 Magick (Issue 365) 1822
Allan Slaight Brahms' Lull composer is selected and music starts to play from nowhere
Inspired by Mar. 1987 Magick (Issue 386) 1928
Allan Slaight Before and After faro
Inspired byAlso published here June 1988 Apocalypse (Vol. 11 No. 6) 1508
Francois Ziegler, Richard Vollmer Ask the Deck full suit and four of a kind kicker
Variations Nov. 1988 Apocalypse (Vol. 11 No. 11) 1561
Allan Slaight, Richard W. Marsh, Jay Sweeney Letters
1988 Interlocutor (Issue 52) 264
Allan Slaight Stranger Than That
  • #1: two-card location with spelling
  • #2: two-card location with down-under deal
Inspired by
  • "Letter From A Stranger" (Stewart James)
Related toAlso published here
1989 Prototype 37
Allan Slaight Pokericulead-in
Inspired by
  • "Pokericulum" (Stewart James, marketed 1948)
Also published here
May 1990 Apocalypse (Vol. 13 No. 5) 1785
Harry Lorayne, Simon Aronson The Equalizer slight variation on Aronson's "ShuffleBored"
Related to 1990 Trend Setters 171
Allan Slaight I Cannot Spell A Lie
Also published here 1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 45) 806
Allan Slaight Dupe-licate with duplicate card
Also published here Nov. 1993 Apocalypse (Vol. 16 No. 11) 2284
Bob King 10 Hand Poker Stack with free cut principle
VariationsAlso published here 1993 The Breather 2 5
Allan Slaight I Cannot Spell A Lie
Also published here 1993 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 20
Allan Slaight Commonwealth Collectors using a duplicate
Also published here Feb. 1994 Apocalypse (Vol. 17 No. 2) 2317
Allan Slaight Between Your Palms Handling duplicate
Feb. 1994 Apocalypse (Vol. 17 No. 2) 2319
Mel Bennett Junk Bonds forcing one pile out of a few, for Ace assembly, using spelling
Inspired by
  • "So Nero" (Stewart James, Ibidem #5)
  • "Charm Bracelet" (Allan Slaight, New Pentagram, Oct. 1987)
1994 Rigmarole (Issue 9) 100
Allan Slaight Heavy Breather crimp, packets
Inspired byAlso published here Apr. 1995 Apocalypse (Vol. 18 No. 4) 2487
Allan Slaight Five-Card Mental No. 23
Also published here 1995 Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 41
Allan Slaight Sly Stebbins spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 1995 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 2 46
Steve Beam Leftovers on mindspring website, 4F, Allan Slaight, Les Berry, Noel Coughlin, Doug Canning, Mike Beam, tip on Cigarette through Quarter by Mike Gallo, Abacus, Bill Robinson
1997 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 64) 1284
Allan Slaight, Steve Beam Stebbin Up -spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Inspired byAlso published here 1997 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 66) 1332
Allan Slaight Sly Stebbins spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Inspired byAlso published here 1997 Sound Effects 14
Jack Avis Nu Way Shell Game props changed to four white cards with colored spots
Inspired by 1998 Vis à Vis 66
Karl Fulves Introduction on Erdnase on Wall Street Journal cover, illustrations in Erdnase's book & authorship, J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter, Neale's Life, Death and Other Card Tricks, Gospel Magic, Houdini, Video Trix, Hayward Cirker, Stewart James, The James File & Allan Slaight, Mary Maskelyne's passing
2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 80
Allan Slaight Strout Fellow
Inspired byAlso published here 2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 20
Allan Slaight, Steve Beam Stebbin Out spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Inspired byAlso published here 2000 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 3 140
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) The James File by Stewart James (written by Allan Slaight)Also published here Aug. 2000 Genii (Vol. 63 No. 8) 79
Allan Slaight, Steve Beam Stebbin Out spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Also published here 2001 Hand-Picked Card Tricks 34
Stewart James 51 Faces North
  • The History
  • The Discovery
  • The Secret
  • Conclusion
Related toVariations 2002 Penumbra (Issue 1) 2
Allan Slaight 51 Paces North
Inspired byAlso published here 2002 Penumbra (Issue 4) 17
Allan Slaight Forcing 17 or 18 psychological force
2002 Penumbra (Issue 4) 17
Karl Fulves Unknown Numbers card named, performer upjogs three cards and loses them again, card chosen by counting to two named numbers, named card and its mate found
Inspired by
  • "Coincidence Or What" (Stuart Judah)
Related to
2002 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 241
Allan Slaight Rage with an 'N' slip of paper with words THENTEAR is used to predict TEN HEART and THREATEN, card trick and book test together
VariationsAlso published here 2002 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 4 110
David Regal, Allan Slaight Speaking Volumes
Related to Oct. 2002 Genii (Vol. 65 No. 10) 21
Peter Duffie, Robin Robertson A Slight Slant on Slaight two dice, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbers
Inspired by
  • "Nice Dice" (Allan Slaight, Precursor #72, 1999)
Related toVariations
2003 Card Conspiracy — Vol. 2 66
Allan Slaight The Bard and The Bible matrix number force used for a coincidence about a bible verse and the name Shakespeare
Jan. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 1) 78
Allan Slaight Magnetic Miraskill
2004 Penumbra (Issue 7) 6
Cushing Strout The Gypsy Foretells Further Than Farther with credit information
Inspired byRelated toVariations 2004 Penumbra (Issue 7) 7
Allan Slaight Castor & Pollux Geminii Twins variation
Also published here 2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 134
Allan Slaight The Deck Will Tell spelling words color, suits and value and always finding matching cards to selection
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 155
Allan Slaight Cards and Letters cards used to spell a name, three predictions, duplicates
Also published here 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 21
Allan Slaight Perfected Strangers mathematical monte, with Jacks and a Joker, eliminated cards can always be named
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 65
Rajneesh Madhok Strangers in the Dark using four cards and the card case, cards are named while being removed
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 68
Steve Beam Candy From Strangers instruction game using candies, with seven objects
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 69
David Ben No Big Deal: The Magical Life of Allan Slaight
Aug. 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 8) 44
Allan Slaight A New Milk Pitcher Idea openly adding cellophane sheet to newspaper to motivate that it doesn't seep through
Also published here Aug. 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 8) 47
David Ben A Magicana Tribute to Allan Slaight
Aug. 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 8) 66
Allan Slaight Magnetic Miraskill
Also published here Aug. 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 8) 79
Allan Slaight OTWONE Prediction "A Two in One Prediction", letters of cards used to spell word from book test as anagram with scrabble pieces
Inspired by Aug. 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 8) 80
Allan Slaight Introduction
2007 The Essential Stewart James ix
Allan Slaight Stewart James: An Appreciation
2007 The Essential Stewart James xi
Stewart James, Allan Slaight The Man in Aberystwyth
2007 The Essential Stewart James 38
Stewart James Remembering the Future first spectator chooses a card, second spectator cuts the deck and adds some numbers until single digit is arrived at, which matches the value of the first selection
VariationsAlso published here
  • marketed by SJ, 1941-42 and 1947
2007 The Essential Stewart James 43
Stewart James, Allan Slaight The Other Place Stewart's ideas on the creative process
2007 The Essential Stewart James 74
Stewart James Ten Nights In A Cardroom Multiple phase routine with ten tricks

1. Shuffled deck, you deal and win a game of draw poker
2. Four spectators name a number each, the cards at those positions have the same value
3. You are able to name every card in a hand of poker as it is being dealt
4. Card to pocket, card is lost in the deck by spectator, then card appears in your previously empty pocket. Effect is repeated.
5. Challenge card location
6. Prediction trick
7. You deal yourself good cards for poker
8. You can predict what cards you will receive for poker
9. Blackjack deal, spectator can name any number of hands and you will always win with a blackjack
10. Shuffled deck, you blindfold yourself, you deal for poker and win once again
VariationsAlso published here
  • Marketed by SJ, 1948
2007 The Essential Stewart James 84
Stewart James Strangers From Two Worlds Five photos, one of them being a celebrity. Spectator mixes them up and place them in a row, magician is able to eliminate all the four random photos
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here
  • New Tops, April 1963
2007 The Essential Stewart James 147
Stewart James, Allan Slaight Parent-Thesis An article about Stewart's experience of child abuse, sad childhood, and horrible family
2007 The Essential Stewart James 162
Stewart James Anger With a 'D' Slip of paper with words THENTEAR is used to predict TEN HEART and THREATEN, card trick and book test together
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Letter to Allan Slaight, Dec 12 1984
2007 The Essential Stewart James 186
Stewart James, Allan Slaight While At The Talking Table Stewart James talking about his imaginary friends that help him create tricks
2007 The Essential Stewart James 192
Allan Slaight Acknowledgements
2007 The Essential Stewart James 199
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) The Essential Stewart James by Stewart James (written by Allan Slaight) Oct. 2007 Genii (Vol. 70 No. 10) 105
Richard Kaufman Genii Speaks Tomo Maeda, Allan Slaight, Jim Steinmeyer, Allan Ackerman's Erdnase DVDs, Geoffrey Latta's death, Ken Garwick
Oct. 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 10) 10
David Ben No Big Deal on Allan Slaight
2008 Spins & Needles 13
Allan Slaight A New Milk Pitcher Idea openly adding cellophane sheet to newspaper to motivate that it doesn't seep through
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 26
Allan Slaight Dismembering the Future two cards put away as prediction, packet cut into two piles, both counted, number arrived at, that number's digits is predicted with the two cards, from 1947 letter
Inspired byAlso published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 27
Allan Slaight Hodge Podge combination with bill to cigarette gone wrong, instead bill appears later in a box, a chosen card appears on a silk and in an envelope where an I.O.U. note is supposed to be
Also published here
  • Linking Ring, Sep. 1949
2008 Spins & Needles 29
Allan Slaight Magnetic Miraskill
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 31
Allan Slaight Faroyal Aces lost and spelled out, Queens found, Kings spelled, Jacks found, selection spelled to, faros in between
  • Setting the Stack
  • Alternative Location
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Ibidem #32, July 1967
2008 Spins & Needles 33
Allan Slaight The Eclectic Deck stack for seventeen effects
  • 1. one of five cards thought of and located
  • 2. card location
  • 3. face-up deal stopped, value used to count to selection
  • 4. spelling to thought-of card
  • 5. open prediction
  • 6. card from packet to pocket
  • 7. two-card transposition
  • 8. card from hand to pocket
  • 9. Aces stacked, then Royal Flush dealt
  • 10. five good hands dealt
  • 11. blackjack demo with rubber-banded deck
  • 12. bridge demo with all Spades
  • 13. three-way transposition
  • 14. two selections reverse
  • 15. card chosen, spelled to and some matching cards found
  • 16. Ace assembly (not explained)
  • 17. Mind Mirror challenge location
  • Final Thoughts
  • Closing Credits (credits for all effects)
Also published here
  • Ibidem #32, July 1967
2008 Spins & Needles 36
Allan Slaight New Deck Progressive faros
  • 1. card counted to by adding to cut-to card values, predicted
  • 2. Ace production
  • 3. Aces lost and spelled to
  • 4. poker deal
  • 5. draw poker deal
  • 6. Rummy demo
  • 7. spelling to card from first effect
  • 8. another poker deal
  • 9. Blackjack deal
  • 10. Bridge deal
Also published here
  • Ibidem #33, Dec. 1967
2008 Spins & Needles 44
Allan Slaight Slaight Refinement of "Perfect Speller"
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 49
Allan Slaight Build Down progressive poker deal with ten card poker deal finale
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 50
Allan Slaight Seden-Tear-Y initialed card restored except torn corner, then corner as well, method to make two duplicate tears
Inspired by
  • Wilbur Kattner, Linking Ring, Feb. 1945
2008 Spins & Needles 52
Allan Slaight All's Fair performer switches cards (five Jokers) with spectators, yet is left with winning hand
Inspired by
  • Ron Wilson's challenge "To Pay the Price" (Talisman, Jan. 1971)
Also published here
  • Talisman, May 1971
2008 Spins & Needles 54
Allan Slaight Top Twenty Poker, Gin, Blackjack combination
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 57
Allan Slaight The Diligent Deck memorized deck stack which offers a couple of poker and gambling deals
Inspired by
  • New Pentagram, March 1976
2008 Spins & Needles 59
Allan Slaight Five-Card Mental out
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 62
Allan Slaight Slaight's Sequel mental speller
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 63
Allan Slaight Mutant Nomen Klondike shuffle
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 64
Allan Slaight The Unkindest Cut Of All rummy and blackjack deal featuring a winning blackjack stack
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 66
Allan Slaight Tri-Endfield with number force using cards and the date on a coin
Inspired byAlso published here
  • New Pentagram, Oct. 1979
2008 Spins & Needles 68
Allan Slaight Aces Loaded Aces, then royal flush, two faros
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 70
Allan Slaight Fourth Down spelling to "THE KING OF HEARTS" into four packets, a King on each pile except one which has an indicator card to find last king
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 72
Allan Slaight Ex-Ace-Rbated with general comments on Ace Assemblies, spectator chooses the leader Ace, credit information
2008 Spins & Needles 74
Allan Slaight Fair Row Faro reversed indifferent card is used to count to two selections on either side
Inspired byAlso published here 2008 Spins & Needles 77
Allan Slaight Sweet Lorayne! Cutting the Aces, mixture between Lorayne and Christ's routines (see FFFF reference), with full patter
Inspired by 2008 Spins & Needles 79
Allan Slaight Guise Winner five hands of poker are re-dealt to same persons, spectator names missing card (Premonition)
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 82
Allan Slaight "1984" Card Trick story trick with spelling and selection
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 85
Allan Slaight Third Wave two phase routine, Menetekel Deck, Ultra Mental Deck
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 89
Allan Slaight Kings Go Fourth chosen King spelled to, then other Kings found as well
Also published here
  • Precursor, Dec. 1984
2008 Spins & Needles 91
Allan Slaight Last Word Lexicon lexicon deck spelling trick
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 93
Allan Slaight Mind Snare using Nikola mnemonic system
Inspired by
  • "Mind Square" (Craige McComb Snader, 1986)
2008 Spins & Needles 96
Allan Slaight Charm Bracelet story trick with a packet of card
Inspired by
  • "So Nero" (Stewart James, Ibidem #14, Nov. 1955)
Also published here
  • New Pentagram, Oct. 1987
2008 Spins & Needles 100
Allan Slaight Before and After faro
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 102
Allan Slaight Group of Seven stack that allows a stop trick (1-0-1 credit information), spelling to thought-of card and Ten Card Poker Deal
Also published here
  • Linking Ring, Sep. 1988
2008 Spins & Needles 104
Allan Slaight Perfected Strangers Jacks face-up on table, spectator places Joker in row and switches it around according to instructions, performer lets him remove only the Jacks with his back turned, with variations
Inspired by
  • "Strangers from Two Worlds" (Stewart James, Tops, Apr. 1963)
Related toAlso published here
2008 Spins & Needles 106
Allan Slaight The Spell of P.H.L. location using a Lyons spelling principle in Si Stebbins
Also published here
  • Precursor XXI, Oct. 1988
2008 Spins & Needles 108
Allan Slaight Stranger Than That
  • Awfulves #1: two-card location with spelling
  • Awfulves #2: two-card location with down-under deal
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 110
Allan Slaight Pokericulead-In
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 112
Allan Slaight Erdnaces openly overhand stacking Aces while reciting formula, then royal flush deal
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Linking Ring, Nov. 1990
2008 Spins & Needles 114
Allan Slaight Otwone Prediction "Two-in-One Prediction", some alphabet cards predict both a chosen card and a word in a dictionary, anagram
Also published here
  • Genii, Mar. 1991
2008 Spins & Needles 116
Allan Slaight I Cannot Spell a Lie
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 118
Allan Slaight Dupe-Licate with duplicate card
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 120
Allan Slaight Commonwealth Collectors using a duplicate
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 122
Allan Slaight Sly Stebbins spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 125
Allan Slaight Heavy Breather crimp, packets
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 128
Allan Slaight Castor & Pollux Geminii Twins variation
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 130
Allan Slaight Jacks Are Better finding the four Jacks by spelling, story
Inspired byAlso published here 2008 Spins & Needles 132
Allan Slaight Nice Dice chosen values lie at chosen numbers, two dice
Inspired byAlso published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 134
Allan Slaight Three Eyes Left sandwich quickie with story presentation, card stabbed between certain cards
Inspired by
  • "The One-Eyed Man" (Stewart James, The James File, 2000)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 136
Allan Slaight Missing Links card, color and symbol divined, object divined and found in the room
Inspired by
  • "Link It Test" (Stewart James)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 138
Allan Slaight, Max Maven Silent Moraskill
Inspired by
  • "Moraskill" (Stewart James)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 140
Allan Slaight, Max Maven Speechless Stratagem calculation method for a divination using Eight Kings stack
Inspired by
  • "Silent Subterfuge" (Stewart James, The James File, 2000)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 142
Allan Slaight Lucifour number and card predicted, using dice
Inspired by
  • "Lucifer, 3rd" (Stewart James, The James File, 2000)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 144
Allan Slaight ESP-ionage three dice and list of letter combinations, a coincidence/prediction happens, presentation for Stewart James's effect
Inspired byAlso published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 146
Allan Slaight, Max Maven Finnell Finale Finish
Inspired by
  • Stewart James's version of Gene Finnell's "Spelling the Aces"
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 150
Allan Slaight Big Tutudu variation with more freedom
Inspired by
  • "Tutudu" (Stewart James, The James File, 2000)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 152
Allan Slaight The Allan Slaight Solution 51 Faces North, with spelling and counting
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 153
Allan Slaight Strout Fellow
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 156
Allan Slaight Fulvestige/Vestigeable deck cut, three spectators take the top card each, cards compared to new top card and switched around according to rules, performer names the cards
  • Vestigeable (simplified variation)
Inspired by
  • "Hofzinser Variation" (Karl Fulves, Abra #1205, Mar. 1969)
  • "James Version of Hofzinser Variation" (Stewart James)
Also published here
  • The James File, 2000
2008 Spins & Needles 158
Allan Slaight Rage Plus An "N" slip of paper with words THENTEAR is used to predict TEN HEART and THREATEN, card trick and book test together
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 160
Allan Slaight The Bard and the Bible magic square, Shakespeare presentation, 46th word from front and back in 46th psalm of King James bible
Also published here
  • Puzzler's Tribute: A Feast for the Mind, 2002
2008 Spins & Needles 162
Allan Slaight 51 Paces North
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 164
Allan Slaight The Deck Will Tell spelling words color, suits and value and always finding matching cards to selection
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 166
Allan Slaight Cards and Letters cards used to spell a name, three predictions, duplicates
Also published here 2008 Spins & Needles 168
Allan Slaight Miraskiller Miraskill and Shuffle-board combination, shuffled deck
Related to 2008 Spins & Needles 171
Allan Slaight Unmasking Stewart James humorous article on Stewart James
Also published here
  • Penumbra, Summer Extra
2008 Spins & Needles 176
Allan Slaight Ryerson Convocation Address "Allan Slaight, Honorary Doctor of Commerce, Faculty of Business, Ryerson Polytechnic University"
2008 Spins & Needles 180
Allan Slaight Trick Chronology
2008 Spins & Needles 184
Allan Slaight Jacks are Better finding the four Jacks by spelling, story
Inspired byAlso published here 2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 247
Stephen Minch The Tradition of The Ontario Invitation Allan Slaight invite
Oct. 2013 Genii (Vol. 76 No. 10) 50
Allan Slaight Build Down poker routine that ends with necessary ten cards
Also published here 2015 The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier 25
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) The James File by Stewart James (written by Allan Slaight)Also published here 2017 Light and Heat 72
Steve Beam Stebbin' Out spelling color, number, mate always corresponding to the selection
Inspired byAlso published here 2019 Card Tricks That Kilt 2
David Ben In Memoriam: John Allan Slaight
Nov. 2021 Genii (Vol. 84 No. 11) 10