stop fooling us \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Stop Fooling Us

i



the keys to entertainment \n  interest
 receptiveness
 provocation
 substance \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

The Keys to Entertainment

ii



performer's obligation \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Performer's Obligation

vii



addenda for the second edition \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Addenda for the Second Edition

1



acknowledgement \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Acknowledgement

1



wj travellers \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

WJ Travellers

5



veeser bluff shift \n \n bob veeser
1990
Bob Veeser

Veeser Bluff Shift

5



wj bottom palm \n "it is, however, significantly different from all others both in timing and specific mechanics." \n wesley james \n the zingone bottom palm \n louis zingone \n the erdnase bottompalm (improved) \n paul lepaul
1990
Wesley James

WJ Bottom Palm

Inspired by

5



kannibal kings & koins \n introduction with comments about the plot \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Kannibal Kings & Koins

9



kannibal kings \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Kannibal Kings

11



kannibal koin \n phase with a coin \n wesley james \n bob fitch
1990
Wesley James, Bob Fitch

Kannibal Koin

14



ascanio spread \n cards held sideways as in original version \n arturo de ascanio
1990
Arturo de Ascanio

Ascanio Spread

18



coins thru table \n four coins, with allatonce phase
"my approach to the coins thru table takes advantage of the table." \n wesley james \n coins through table \n bev bergeron
1990
Wesley James

Coins Thru Table

Related to

21



revolve vanish \n one of four coins lapped \n slydini
1990
Slydini

Revolve Vanish

22



wj click lap \n coins swept off the table, one secretly lapped \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

WJ Click Lap

26



wj sweep lap (timing variation) \n coins swept off the table, one secretly lapped \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

WJ Sweep Lap (Timing Variation)

27



wj snap retention pass \n fingertip retention pass \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

WJ Snap Retention Pass

28



bill flite \n folded bill travels from performer's fist to spectator's fist to another folded bill, sponge ball type effect \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Bill Flite

30



l.s.d. aces  the aces take a trip \n introduction with credit information \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

L.S.D. Aces  The Aces Take a Trip

33



spread cut aces \n \n edward marlo \n bruce cervon
1990
Edward Marlo, Bruce Cervon

Spread Cut Aces

34



l.s.d. aces \n \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

L.S.D. Aces

35



secret subtraction variation \n \n jerry k. hartman \n wesley james
1990
Jerry K. Hartman, Wesley James

Secret Subtraction Variation

35



forgery \n fusion of card with oddbacked card \n wesley james \n new york transpo \n peter samelson
1990
Wesley James

Forgery

Variations

39



side glide handling \n \n dai vernon \n wesley james
1990
Dai Vernon, Wesley James

Side Glide Handling

40



jack off \n deck has hole in middle, two selections a threaded on ribbon, one of them penetrates the ribbon \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Jack Off

45



wax tip \n using cheese skin as wax \n wesley james
1990
Wesley James

Wax Tip

45



the crandall/james force \n forcing one of two selections \n wesley james \n "senator" clark crandall \n open force \n "senator" clark crandall
1990
Wesley James, "Senator" Clark Crandall

The Crandall/James Force

Inspired by

45



miracle change #3 \n brief \n edward marlo
1990
Edward Marlo

Miracle Change #3

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