Trick 1: Spelling Bee (Starting on Step 1)
Trick 2: Guess the Card (Starting on Step 8)
Trick 3: 4 Jacks (Starting on Step 15)
Trick 4: It's a Snap (Starting on Step 22)
1 Standard Deck of 52 Cards (No Jokers)
Step 1: First Trick: Spelling Bee
Step 2: Preparing the Deck
1. Start by removing thirteen cards from the deck. One of each number making sure that they are not all the same suit.
2. Now, arrange the cards from the top card down in this order: Three, Eight, Seven, Ace, Queen, Six, Four, Two, Jack, King, Ten, Nine, and last Five.
Note: This means five should be on the bottom of the set of thirteen cards.
3. Place the thirteen cards on top of the rest of the deck.
Step 3: Shuffling the Deck
Step 4: Removing the "Randomly" Arranged Cards
Step 5: Spelling out the Cards
Step 6: The Reveal
Step 7: The Reveal, CONT'd
It is possible to go until all 13 cards are laid out, but the trick can become repetitive and long.
Step 8: Second Trick: Guess the Card
After a seemingly random series of stacking cards you will eventually "guess" an unknown card and impress the audience.