2005
Written by Chuck Hickok
Work of Chuck Hickok
181 pages (Hardcover), published by Developmental Productions Press
Illustrated with photographs
Language: English
35 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Chuck Hickok Acknowledgements
iii
Chuck Hickok Dedication
v
Lee Earle Foreword
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Chuck Hickok Introduction - Mentalism, Incorporated: Volume Two
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Chuck Hickok An Update for Owners of Mentalism, Incorporated
Related to 7
Chuck Hickok Forces for the Serious Mentalist chapter intro
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Chuck Hickok Guidelines for Using Forces as a Mentalist six guidelines
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Chuck Hickok Questions for Planning a Routine That Uses a Force
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Chuck Hickok 25 Forces for the Serious Mentalis
  • Verbal / Manipulative Forces
  • Mechanical Forces
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Chuck Hickok Application Idea #1: My Favorite Approach to Equivoque
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Michael Sibbernsen Application Idea #2: AAA Book Test forcing page from a book, riffle force
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Chuck Hickok Application Idea #3: Newspaper Switch Helper forcing a piece of a newspaper
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Chuck Hickok Essays for the Serious Mentalist chapter intro, most are expanded essays from "Vibrations"
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Chuck Hickok "It's Not the Bike..."
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Chuck Hickok Essay #1: My Approach to Mentalism
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Chuck Hickok Essay #2: A Clever Out
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Chuck Hickok Essay #3: Believability and Mentalism
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Chuck Hickok Essay #4: Creating Entertaining Mentalism Demonstrations
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Chuck Hickok Essay #5: Thoughts on Multiple Moments of Amazement
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Chuck Hickok Essay #6: I Don't Do Book Tests on the structure of book tests
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Chuck Hickok Essay #7: Should Mentalists Present Prediction Routines?
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Chuck Hickok Essay #8: Exposure and Success as a Mentalist
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Chuck Hickok Essay #9: The Visual Aspect of Mentalism
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Chuck Hickok Essay #10: The Verbal Aspect of Mentalism
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Chuck Hickok Essay #11: Thoughts on Branching Anagrams
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Chuck Hickok Essay #12: Performing Mentalism is a Risky Business! on audience management
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Chuck Hickok Essay #13: Creating Suspense
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Chuck Hickok Essay #14: What Does It Take To Be a More Successful Mentalist?
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Chuck Hickok Routines for the Serious Mentalist chapter intro
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Chuck Hickok Routine One: Testing Your Intuition pasteboards with different colors in envelops, colors are divined
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Chuck Hickok Suggestions for "Dollar Divination" presentational points on the Richardson routine
Inspired by 125
Chuck Hickok Routine Two: Fore-Closer envelopes with letters and printed sides of dice, multiple prediction, scrabble themed
Inspired by 129
Chuck Hickok Routine Three: Postcard Memory Demonstration postcards with US states, divination of selected cards
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Chuck Hickok A Final Thought
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Chuck Hickok Appendix
  • Questions for the Serious Mentalist
  • My Overall Approach to Mentalism
  • My Development
  • The Structure of My Act
  • Presentational Excellence
  • Visual Aids
  • Helpers from the Audience
  • Performing a Routine that Uses a Force
  • Resources Mentioned in This Book
  • Tools for the Serious Mentalist
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Data entered by Lorenz Schär, April 2019.