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A Poker Player's Picnic
You shuffle a deck of regular cards and hand them to the s...

Impossible Card Location
Using a 52-card deck, have three people each select a card...

The Amazing Switch
ffect: A spectator chooses a card & is asked to put it fac...

Card Trick 1
Effect: The magician has three rows of cards. An audie...

Psychic Hotline
Effect: You tell your volunteer that you're psychic and th...

After Drinks
his is a GREAT trick. And it's REALLY EASY. It is "detecta...

Four in a Row
Effect: The magician shuffle a normal deck of card, he sho...

Criss Cross
1. First, shuffle or let the spectator shuffle. 2. Go t...

Card Apperance Variation
Effect: A card is selected at victim's free will. The deck...

Shot Away
Effect: Magician has spectator select a card. Card is repl...

The Wizard Takes a Holiday

Spread the cards out face down and tell the spectator that you predict he is going to pick the 8 of spades (or whatever the bottom card was). Tell him to point at the card he thinks is the 8 of spades. Once he has pointed to a card, pick it up, look at it, and mutter something like "Good job" or "Way to go." The card which he picks will not, of course, be the 8 of spades, but you want him to think it is. (Let's assume that it's the 5 of diamonds.) Now tell him he is going to pick the 5 of diamonds. Once again, have him point to a card and you pick it up, again saying "Good job." (Let's say that it's the 9 of clubs.). Announce that for the final selection you (the magician) will pick the card. When you announce it, be hesitant, saying something to the effect of "And now I will pick the... oh, I don't know, the 9 of clubs." After you announce it pick the bottom card and look at it. It will be the 8 of spades (or whatever the original bottom card was). Shuffle the 3 cards together to confuse the spectator, and then ask him what the three cards were that you predicted. As he says each one, show it to him. He will be amazed!!!

Example: You look at the card on the bottom and it is the 4 of hearts. You go up to a spectator and announce that using your telepathic powers you detect he will point to the 4 of hearts. He points to one, you look at it, and mutter something. The card that he actually picked is the ace of spades, however, he doesn't know that. You now tell him he will pick the ace of spades, he once again points to one and you pick it up and smile. The card that he actually took was the 5 of spades. Thus, you announce that this time, for a change of pace, that you (the magician) will pick the 5 of spades. You then pick the bottom card and shuffle them up. You then ask him to recall the cards and as he names each one you show them to him.

Note: The following trick is an audience pleaser, it is based on one of the oldest methods in magic. This method is used often and is best kept secret.

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