Written by Wesley James

1990
Work of Wesley James

80 pages (Stapled), published by Magical Tools
Illustrated with drawings by Evelyn Rosa.
Language: English

(31 entries)

Image...

  
Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Wesley James Pasteboard Perpensions
i
Wesley James Acknowledgements
ii
Wesley James Counts
1
Wesley James Six New Counts chapter intro
Related to 2
Wesley James Ducked Jordan (4-2) last card to bottom
3
Wesley James The Carry Count (4-4) bottom card stays into place, one of four hidden, note on the Veeser concept
4
Laurie Ireland Pinky Pull-Down credit information
5
Wesley James The SPEC-3 Count (2-3) one of four hidden
6
Wesley James The Ducked SPEC-3 (2-2) one of four hidden
7
Wesley James Spec-4 (2-4) one of four hidden
8
Wesley James SWAPEC (3-2) one of four hidden
9
Wesley James, Edward Marlo Tabled Diminishing Lift Switch cards dealt to table after each display, bottom deal for last card
Inspired by
  • "Diminishing Lift Switch" (Marlo, Ibidem #20, June 1960)
11
Wesley James Impeccable Follow-Up spectator's selection matches tabled mate, repeat, then spectator finds card to complete four-of-a-kind
Inspired by 13
Wesley James The Back-Right Bottom Deal "BRBD"
Inspired byRelated to 19
Wesley James Back-Right Bottom Deal Count "BRBDC"
19
Wesley James Back-Right Bottom Deal - DLS "BRBD-DLS", Diminishing Lift Switch, bottom deal for last card in all alike sequence
20
Wesley James The Virgo Move "much better Gemini substitute"
  • Additional Notes on the Virgo Move
20
Hippie Torrales The Torrales Bottom Deal
  • The Corner Control Grip
  • The Squeeze/Pivot (a loosening technique)
  • The Take
  • The Rhythm
23
Wesley James The Sure Theory Second Deal normal or stud take
Inspired byRelated toVariations 28
Wesley James Assemblies general comments and definition of plots:
  • The Assembly - A Categorical Perspective
  • The Simple/Reset Assembly
  • The Slow Motion/Undone Assembly
  • The Real Gone/Snap Back Assembly
  • The One at a Time/Reverse Assembly
  • The Progressive/Retro Assembly
  • The No Palm/Redone Assembly
31
Wesley James T-Ace-T Test
  • The First Ace (appears on its own)
  • The Last Ace (lapping)
39
Wesley James Tenkai Palm Steal of bottom card of small packet
39
Wesley James Propelled Lapping Variation away from table edge
Inspired by
  • "Propelled Lapping" (Ed Marlo, Carmen D'Amico, New Jinx Vol. IV No. 38, 6/65)
41
Wesley James Undone Dukes duplicate card
44
Wesley James Fake Bilis Switch cards are not exchanged, creating suspicion on purpose
44
Wesley James The Elmsley/Olram Vanish
Related to 45
Wesley James ELEVaceOR
Inspired by
  • "No Lift Elevator" (Ed Marlo, Magic and Spells Quarterly, Vol. 1 No. 2, 1971)
50
Unknown Tenkai Deal Cop
50
Wesley James The Fake Reverse Reverse deck apparently turned face up after top card is removed
52
Wesley James The Drop Cop Switch packet in left hand turned over with deck in right hand and switched
54
Wesley James Concluding Remarks
56