Effect: Spectator first examines and signs the joker card. Then, Magician passes the deck to the spectator for examination and the spectator is invited to shuffle the deck.
Magician fans the deck and spectator has a free choice of where the joker card is inserted into the deck. Spectator looks at the selected card in the fan.
Next, the magician hands the joker card and the deck for examination. When the selected card is nowhere to be found.
Magician points to the box that has been in full view the entire time. When the spectator opens the box, the selected card is in the box!
- Can be done with a borrowed deck
- Can be performed blindfolded
- No sleight of hand
- No force required
- Free choice by spectators
- Easy to use
- Make predictions anywhere and anytime
- Make the selected card appear anytime you want
- Everything is examinable
- Joker card can be given away as a souvenir.