Duck, Russel (Russduck): The Cardiste Magazine
1958-1959 Russel Duck
Softcover, comb-bound, 8.5x11", 156 pages

1969 Gene Shelley, Canada
Softcover, comb-bound, 8.5x11", 230 pages
Rusduck: The Cardiste Issue 1
First Issue from Feb 1957
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Rusduck: The Cardiste
Gene Shelley Edition
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Comments: Compilation of a long out of print card magazine with material from Rusduck, Elmsely, Marlo, Milt Kort, and others.

There seem to be four versions of this that I am aware of:

1969 Edition by Gene Shelley of Canada, which includes issue #13

Abraxas Publicatioins (Micky Hades) offers a comb bound manuscript with all 12 issues (original 11 issues plus the 12th issue published posthumously), as well as a 13th issue of 30 pages published by Gene Shelley, and two additional items (ISBN 0-9688231-3-0) 240 pages

Paul Gordon: Original 12 Issue version available in perfect-bound paperback format, and in e-book format from Peter Duffie's Alternative Magic and Lybrary.com

Miracle Factory's Rusduck and his Cardistry CD. Contains the original 11 issues additional material by Rusduck from The Phoenix and The Linking Ring.

Contents (updated Oct 2018 from book ToC):

01 Issue Number 1 Feb 1957
7 To a Memory: introducing Cardiste - it's aim and purpose
9 Strictly Straight (Rusduck)
13 Rusduck Bridge (Rusduck)
15 Forever Royal - And Yet Again! (Rusduck)
18 Rusduck "Stay-Stack" System (Rusduck)

25 Issue Number 2 May 1957
25 Zensational (Rusduck)
27 Hocus Poker (Charles M. Hudson)
29 Nudeck Speller (Rusduck)
31 "Sneaky Pete" Repeat (Rusduck)
34 An Oddity (Ron Edwards)
35 S-T-R-A-I-G-H-T (Rusduck)
36 Faro Favorites (Alex Elmsley)
37 Anyone for Bridge? (Gerald Kosky)

41 Issue Number 3 June 1957
41 Rusduck Four-Way Deal (Rusduck)
46 The Lost Ace (William Miesel)
47 Sorcerer's Seven (Charles M. Hudson)
49 Sermonette! (Rusduck)
50 Faro Fantasies (Rusduck)

57 Issue Number 4 September 1957
57 Poker Poser (Rusduck)
58 Study in Stud (Rusduck)
61 Suicide Build (Tom Ransom)
63 Sorcerer's Sevens II Charles M. Hudson)
64 Snibbets (Rusduck)
66 Bottom Run Up (Rusduck)
67 Flip Deck (Rusduck)
72 Faro Favorites (Alex Elmsley)

73 Issue Number 5 February 1958
73 M.K. Telephone Code System (Max Katz)
76 Straight Cheating (Bill Miesel)
77 Sorcerer's Sevens III (Charles M. Hudson)
77 Color Separation (Rusduck)
81 Fantabulous (Rusduck)
84 Faro Favorites (Alex Elmsley)
85 Aces Up (Alex Elmsley)

88 Issue Number 6 March 1958
88 Las Vegas Deck (Rusduck)
89 Stud Poker Stumped (Rusduck)
91 The Coconut Poker Deal (Ron Edwards)
93 Another Impromptu OOTW (Bill Miesel)
94 Full Deck Speller (Rusduck)
95 Revolving Poker (Rusduck)
96 Major-Minor Do-as-I-do (Charles M. Hudson)
99 Arab Roto-Pack (Alex Elmsley)
101 Ambitious 52 (Rusduck)
102 Winner's Weave (Rusduck)

106 Issue Number 7 April 1958
106 Koldex Deluxe (Rusduck)
110 Tele-Mental (Rusduck)
112 Rusduck Riffle (Rusduck)
114 Rusduck Roulette (Rusduck)
116 Zig Zag (Rusduck)

121 Issue Number 8 May 1958
121 Gambling Expose (Milton Kort)
125 Second & Middle Deals (William Miesel)
126 Scrambled Straights (Rusduck)
128 From the Middle (Rusduck)
130 Utilitarian (Rusduck)
131 Tri-Quad (Rusduck)

137 Issue Number 9 June 1958
137 Alphomega (Rusduck)
140 Rusduck Run-Up (Rusduck)
142 Encore! (Rusduck)
145 Lie Detector in Person (Hardell - Bob Ecklund)
147 The Triple Sin (John V. Hope)

154 Issue Number 10 July 1958
154 Poker Run-Up System (Gerald Kosky)
156 Royal Aces (Stephen Herald)
158 Hardell's Three Card Monte (Hardell - Bob Ecklund)
162 Edwardian Aces (Ron Edwards)
163 J.G.R. Mental Force (Graham Reed)
165 Perma-Stack (Rusduck)
166 Kwik Key Kard (Rusduck)

169 Issue Number 11 August 1958
169 Outer Space
171 Automento (Rusduck)
175 Another Spirit Slate (William Miesel)
176 Vacation Time (Bill Miesel)
178 Vernonesque (Dai Vernon)
181 Mexicali Move (William Miesel)

185 Issue Number 12
185 Poko-Combo
187 Temperamental Aces
188 Alaska
189 Enigmatic Enclosure
190 A Case for Mentalists
193 1-2-3-4
194 Stay Stack Miracle

201Issue Number 13
201 Perpetual Motion Poker (Bruce Cervon)
202 Realization (Bruce Cervon)
203 A Change of Filling (Milton Kort)
205 Ace-Two-Three-Four (Derek Dingle and John Menard)
207 T.K.'s Ambitious Card Supreme (Tony Kardyro)
208 T.K.'s Ambitious Joker (Tony Kardyro)
209 Color Switch (Charles Miller)
212 A Gambler Sits Down (Martin A. Nash)
214 A Control for Selected Cards (Martin A. Nash)
215 A Deck Switch (Martin A. Nash)
216 The Brain Buster Card Prediction (Paul Swinford)
221 Evolution of a Sandwich (Dave Strong)


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