Written by Stephen Minch

Work of Ernest Earick

206 pages (Hardcover), published by Hermetic Press
Illustrated with drawings by Kelly Lyles.
Language: English

(84 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Stephen Minch Acknowledgement ii
Ernest Earick Apologia on sleight-of-hand v
Ernest Earick Claptrap three cards jump out of deck 3
Martin A. Nash, Ernest Earick Nash Multiple Shift variation 3
Ronald Lubowiecki Automatic Rear Jog real origin unknown, tabled deck 4
Unknown Swing Cut 8
Gerald Kosky Applause Card Disclosure card jumps out of tabled deck when hands are clapped, air pressure 11
Ernest Earick Clap Spin-Out Revelation for single or double cards 12
Unknown Gambler's Cop stealing card from a double 12
Ernest Earick Clap Midair Production 13
Ernest Earick Proteus indifferent changes into selection via snap change 15
Ernest Earick Bow-to-stern Control Related toVariations 16
S. W. Erdnase Erdnase Break barely described 19
Ernest Earick Rotary Reverse as deck is turned overRelated to 19
Horace Goldin, Ernest Earick Goldin Change Variant snap change, nice clean up 21
Ernest Earick Jack Syna(ps)ces jacks face up distributed in deck change places with aces on top of deckRelated toVariations 27
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Ernest Earick Spread Pass 28
Ernest Earick Elevated Addition as packet is squared above pack 30
Ernest Earick Step to Break Transfer 31
Ernest Earick Wrist Turn Steal from packet to top of pack 35
Dai Vernon Strip-Out Addition 36
Ernest Earick, Bob Veeser, Derek Dingle Bluff Shift Variant Related to 39
Ernest Earick Turnover Top Palm 42
Nate Leipzig Slap Color Change 44
Ernest Earick Lonely at the Top kind of assembly, packet of face down cards and face up ace changes to four face up aces 45
Ernest Earick Braue Reversal Variant 46
Ernest Earick Slip Cut Switch 47
Ernest Earick Endfield Slip-Cut Variant 48
Ernest Earick House Guest fingertip handling 52
Ernest Earick Broadside Center Steal centre to right Tenkai palm, with replacement to bottom 55
Frederick Braue Spreading the Jog spreading cards with side jogRelated to 55
Ernest Earick Tenkai Palm, modified 56
Ernest Earick Swivel Load 1 from Tenkai palm to under deck or case 58
Ernest Earick Card from Case extraction 60
Ernest Earick The Longitudinal Swivel Steal centre to right hand longitudinal palm, with replacement to bottom as control 63
Ernest Earick Swivel Load 2 from LTP to under deck 66
Bill Simon Taps Control slapping card through deck 68
Ernest Earick Swivel Steal Lapping one handed 71
Ernest Earick Thought Manifest peeked at card appears visually in empty hands 72
Ernest Earick Post-Peek Riffle Display 73
Ernest Earick Left-Hand Swivel Steal 74
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Ernest Earick Palm-to-Palm Transfer (Hofzinser), variant 1 76
Ernest Earick Between the palms Production visual 79
Ernest Earick Bureau d'Échange four kings change place with selection in pocket 81
Ernest Earick One-handed Convincing Control see page 90 for mention of the sleight as cull, force, palm, switchVariations 83
Ernest Earick Bottom Palm, one-handed independent of Curry's palmRelated to 85
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Ernest Earick Palm-to-Palm Transfer (Hofzinser), variant 2 at table edge 88
Ernest Earick Kato-nine-tails deck tabled, slapping hand empty 91
Ernest Earick, S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift, Delayed Handling 92
Ernest Earick Palm-to-Palm Transfer, classic to flat 96
Ernest Earick Katosoarus Toss card tossed from palm onto deck as other hand slapps the deck 100
Ernest Earick Yours, Mine, Yours coin with card face up in centre of deckInspired by 102
Ernest Earick Palm-to-Palm Transfer, flat to classic 103
Ernest Earick Spellbound Coin to Card Change 105
Ernest Earick Fingertip Coin Cut handling for producing a palmed coin from centre of deck 108
Ernest Earick Alone in a Crowd centre portion of deck with selection is turned face up, all except selection turn down againInspired by 111
Unknown Flicker Glimpse as card is displayed with one hand 112
Ernest Earick Teeter-Totter Turnover Pass with screening action 113
Ernest Earick Zorro Break / Z-break two breaks with thumb base and fourth finger 115
Ernest Earick Covered Flippant block in centre is reversed with Simonoff's flippant action 116
Ernest Earick A Flippant Triumph nice visual ending 119
Herb Zarrow Zarrow Shuffle 120
Ernest Earick Flippant Pop-Out Inspired byRelated to 123
Ernest Earick Bottomland Aces spectator shuffles, performer cuts to four aces 125
Ernest Earick Lazy-Susan Tabled Palm tabled palm in left hand lateral palm 127
Edward Marlo Revolving Replacement 132
Ernest Earick Deal-and-Load Production transfer of a card from packet to packet while turning over top card of one packet 136
Ernest Earick Double Damned VariationsAlso published here 141
Charlier Charlier False Shuffle small packet 146
Ernest Earick Cross Purposes card rises perpendicular from deck on tableInspired by 153
Ernest Earick Swivel Steal Reverse palm and replacement as reverse 155
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Center Control getting angle jog from step 160
Ben Harris Crosswize Rize 162
Ernest Earick Lustig for Life named value is cut to, selection at that numberVariations 165
Unknown Riffle Stacking 167
Ernest Earick Benzais spin-cut handling 168
Dai Vernon, Ernest Earick Vernon Shuffle Transfer, variant 1 Inspired by 170
Ernest Earick One Shuffle - One Winner black jack for any number of players from shuffled deck 173
Ernest Earick Poker Blind two shuffle stack for four cards, five hands 178
Dai Vernon, Ernest Earick Vernon Shuffle Transfer, variant 2 Inspired by 180
Ernest Earick Tandem in One one shuffle stack for two quartets, five players, random positions 182
Ernest Earick The Case of the Inconstant Player adjusting five player stack if up to three leave or two arriveRelated to 192
Ernest Earick A Little Bit Patter presentation for restacking the deck when a player leavesRelated toAlso published here 199
Stephen Minch Index of Sleights 205