introduction \n \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Introduction

11



how to read this book \n \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

How to Read This Book

14



the rolly polly controlly \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Rolly Polly Controlly

17



the rolly polly controlly \n deck is cut in several pieces and reassembled, oddity
 the rollout
 the rollup
 mat less handling \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Rolly Polly Controlly

18



rolly polly goalie \n two ways of tabled false cut, multiple packets, some faceup and some face down
 the leapfrog \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Rolly Polly Goalie

20



utility cutter \n cutting six piles, three face up and three face down with the rolly polly controlly, knowing how many cards are face up, as a control \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Utility Cutter

21



mirakill \n based in the utility cutter \n marty kane
2004
Marty Kane

Mirakill

22



around the world \n spectator separates deck into red and black by cutting face up and face down packets, with the rolly polly controlly \n steve beam \n scott robinson
2004
Steve Beam, Scott Robinson

Around the World

23



the paddlewheel \n one card location, using the rolly polly controlly \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Paddlewheel

26



the spring roll \n one card location, using the rolly polly controlly as key card placement \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Spring Roll

27



rolled derby \n placement for three key cards, rapid rollup \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Rolled Derby

28



negotiating free shows \n humorous article, continues on page 91 \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Negotiating Free Shows

30



telephone tricks \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Telephone Tricks

33



excalibur \n thought of card, spectator has to do some spelling and performer can divine card over phone \n doug canning \n ramón riobóo's "the mystery of the kabbala" in rafael benatar's "sleight of phone" \n "montgomery's ward" in "the james file" p. 1190. \n mystery of the kabbala \n ramón riobóo
2004
Doug Canning

Excalibur

Related to Mystery of the Kabbala (Ramón Riobóo, 2006)
 Ramón Riobóo's "The Mystery of the Kabbala" in Rafael Benatar's "Sleight of Phone"
 "Montgomery's Ward" in "The James File" p. 1190.

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close call \n one card divination over phone \n lewis jones
2004
Lewis Jones

Close Call

37



survivor tv series \n with sixteen cards \n marty kane \n australian selfhelp \n alex elmsley \n marty kane's "jack queen king ace card trick" in peter duffie's "virtual magic"
2004
Marty Kane

Survivor TV Series

Inspired byRelated to Marty Kane's "Jack Queen King Ace Card Trick" in Peter Duffie's "Virtual Magic"

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telephony \n with deck and three dice \n steve beam \n doug canning \n the unselected \n steve beam \n the karl le fong trick \n roy walton
2004
Steve Beam, Doug Canning

Telephony

Inspired byRelated to

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with apologies to jeff foxworthy... you might be a magician from the south if: \n humorous article \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

With Apologies to Jeff Foxworthy... You Might Be a Magician from the South If:

42



prediction effects \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Prediction Effects

45



rainbow prediction \n birthday theme, prediction joker, card and also back, rainbow deck \n tony griffith
2004
Tony Griffith

Rainbow Prediction

46



hexadiction \n predicting 6 cards with the queen of clubs \n r. paul wilson
2004
R. Paul Wilson

Hexadiction

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the blink force \n \n r. paul wilson \n frank thompson \n edward marlo
2004
R. Paul Wilson, Frank Thompson, Edward Marlo

The Blink Force

48



open prediction \n spectator first selects several cards and from them one final card which matches prediction \n phil ogden
2004
Phil Ogden

Open Prediction

50



killer prediction \n \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Killer Prediction

51



fifth incantation \n cards with other cards written on the back, single card prediction \n steve beam \n fourth incantation \n stewart james \n leslie's gift \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Fifth Incantation

Related toVariations

52



reading the future \n \n rajneesh madhok
2004
Rajneesh Madhok

Reading the Future

54



counter measures \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Counter Measures

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killer count \n method to false count packet for any number, with hamman count
 variation #1  even cards
 variation #2  even cards
 variation #3  beamsley count
 large numbers \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam \n finesse on the killer count \n ken krenzel \n curiously counted \n caleb wiles \n counter measures  the killer count \n steve beam \n sunny side up \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam \n cut to the choice \n jerry k. hartman
2004
Steve Beam

Killer Count

VariationsAlso published here

58



boomerang \n spectator names number, performer cuts one cards less and selection is on top of reminder \n doug canning
2004
Doug Canning

Boomerang

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slip cut \n \n unknown
2004

Slip Cut

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the hamman switch \n \n brother john hamman
2004
Brother John Hamman

The Hamman Switch

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counterweight \n multiphase routine, ending with 51 on 1 card gag \n steve beam \n counterweight \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Counterweight

Also published here

61



eye contact \n spectator names selection, performer divines position and cuts to the card, killer count \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Eye Contact

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flash memorization \n apparently deck is memorized, spectator names a number and card at position is revealed by performer, killer count \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Flash Memorization

63



cold cuts \n shuffle tracking presentation, ace and number is named and found at position \n steve beam \n cold cuts \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Cold Cuts

Also published here

64



overheard at the irs audit of a magician \n humorous article \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Overheard at the IRS Audit of a Magician

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the lack of a picture is worth... \n humorous article \n steve beam \n marty kane \n doug canning \n mick ayres \n rajneesh madhok
2004
Steve Beam, Marty Kane, Doug Canning, Mick Ayres, Rajneesh Madhok

The Lack of a Picture is Worth...

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gambling tricks \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Gambling Tricks

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lucky, lucky, lucky \n prime principle force, small packet counted to named number until selection appears, as bar bet \n lewis jones \n lucky 13 \n george sands \n odd man in \n steve beam
2004
Lewis Jones

Lucky, Lucky, Lucky

Inspired byVariations

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to memorize or not to memorize \n on the question of memorized decks \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

To Memorize or Not to Memorize

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odd man in \n with blank cards, as a bar bet trick \n steve beam \n lucky, lucky, lucky \n lewis jones
2004
Steve Beam

Odd Man In

Inspired by

73



slipjog \n as a control \n jerry sadowitz
2004
Jerry Sadowitz

SlipJog

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flipflop poker \n using the müllerflop, packets are turned over and card selected, card next to selection are all high cards of same suit, selection transform to form a royal flush \n reinhard müller
2004
Reinhard Müller

FlipFlop Poker

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threedeal royal flush \n different method for flipflop poker \n reinhard müller
2004
Reinhard Müller

ThreeDeal Royal Flush

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the curiouser count \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Curiouser Count

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the curiouser count \n versatile variation of the curious count \n steve beam \n curious count \n fred g. taylor \n curious count ii \n dai vernon \n even curiouser count \n steve beam \n curiouser count epilog \n steve beam \n dicey location \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Curiouser Count

Inspired byRelated to

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even curiouser count \n with single cards, pairs and triplets, broken count force \n steve beam \n the curiouser count \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Even Curiouser Count

Related to

85



the fabulous four card prediction \n five cards as a prediction, spectator can remove any of the five cards, selection is found at total of the four cards \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Fabulous Four Card Prediction

86



the fantastic four card prediction \n total of four selected cards lead to selection \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Fantastic Four Card Prediction

89



curiouser count epilog \n more ideas on the curiouser count \n steve beam \n the curiouser count \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Curiouser Count Epilog

Related to

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impossible locations \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Impossible Locations

95



mr. clean \n selection found at total of two cards \n mick ayres
2004
Mick Ayres

Mr. Clean

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all around squareup glimpse \n \n unknown
2004

All Around SquareUp Glimpse

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spectator's ose false cut \n without credits \n unknown \n spectator's ose false cut \n paul harris \n jay ose
2004

Spectator's Ose False Cut

Related to

96



slider \n spectator cuts to remember a card, groups of cards are shown to spectator and card can be found, using the slider move \n r. paul wilson
2004
R. Paul Wilson

Slider

97



piling on \n multiple key cards \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Piling On

99



son of the 21 card trick \n three piles \n lewis jones
2004
Lewis Jones

Son of the 21 Card Trick

100



total chaos \n selection ends up on total of freely named numbers, humorous presentation \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Total Chaos

101



exhumation \n spectator cuts to card, which leads to selection, two methods \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Exhumation

102



the caviar location \n two cards are found, not entire deck used \n steve beam \n eyes of the gods \n john hamilton
2004
Steve Beam

The Caviar Location

Inspired by

104



macho magician alternatives to watching the super bowl \n humorous article \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Macho Magician Alternatives to Watching the Super Bowl

106



meet the eliminator and the exterminator \n matsuayama force for more than two variables (eliminator) and forcing specific locations (exterminator)
 the matsuyama principle
 fourmat (doug canning)
 editorial
 the eliminator
 the exterminator \n steve beam \n fourmat \n doug canning \n the eliminator \n steve beam \n the ramónator \n ramón riobóo
2004
Steve Beam

Meet the Eliminator and the Exterminator

Related toVariations

109



one man's search for meaning \n two packets are dealt through to build card, remaining two cards are added and formed card is found at exact position in deck \n david solomon
2004
David Solomon

One Man's Search for Meaning

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even more meaning \n two packets are dealt through to build card, remaining two cards are added and formed card is found at exact position in deck \n david solomon
2004
David Solomon

Even More Meaning

113



four gone conclusion \n card is constructed by using the eliminator, card is missing in the deck and found in case, message on joker \n steve beam \n odder than even \n steve beam \n fourgone conclusion \n steve beam \n four gone conclusion \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Four Gone Conclusion

Related toAlso published here

114



deal of fourtune \n card is formed with the eliminator and then found at total of two cut packets \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Deal of Fourtune

116



fourplay \n prediction in envelope, card is formed with the eliminator, both remaining cards match, one in value and one in suit \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Fourplay

117



diamonds are fourever \n constructed card is found at total off two packets, using the eliminator \n steve beam \n elimineight \n steve beam \n elimineight \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Diamonds are Fourever

Related to

119



singularities \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Singularities

123



persi de d \n three selections are lost, three random cards are shown to each spectator which eventually transform into selections \n dominique duvivier \n les cartes diaconis \n persi diaconis
2004
Dominique Duvivier

Persi De D

Inspired by

124



duvivier double undercut \n \n dominique duvivier \n duvivier double cut \n dominique duvivier
2004
Dominique Duvivier

Duvivier Double Undercut

Related to

127



all that jazz \n number of card stopped at is counted from deck to find selection, flexible method \n r. paul wilson
2004
R. Paul Wilson

All That Jazz

132



castor & pollux \n geminii twins variation \n allan slaight \n virtual miracles, 2000 \n castor & pollux \n allan slaight
2004
Allan Slaight

Castor & Pollux

Also published here

134



double digit inflation \n using the tent prediction as a twoway out \n doug canning \n steve beam \n i've got your number \n lewis jones
2004
Doug Canning, Steve Beam

Double Digit Inflation

Inspired by

135



calculated risk \n number is formed with calculator, cards are mixed and match the total, using a swindle of sorts \n mick ayres
2004
Mick Ayres

Calculated Risk

138



the scorpion \n chosen card to card case, lap switch \n lewis jones
2004
Lewis Jones

The Scorpion

139



that's the ticket \n theater tickets, prediction of chosen seat \n andy hurst
2004
Andy Hurst

That's the Ticket

141



defaced \n head of joker is moved on card \n chastain criswell
2004
Chastain Criswell

Defaced

144



recount \n card travels faceup into deck \n lewis jones \n david acer and jay sankey's "count on it" in "crossroads" 2000.
2004
Lewis Jones

Recount

Inspired by David Acer and Jay Sankey's "Count on It" in "Crossroads" 2000.

145



bluff pass \n brief \n unknown
2004

Bluff Pass

145



omega false count \n \n lewis jones
2004
Lewis Jones

Omega False Count

146



aparthide \n involving counting, spelling, downunder deal \n marty kane \n australian selfhelp \n alex elmsley
2004
Marty Kane

ApartHide

Inspired by

147



sucker assembly \n one ace placed faceup in deck, other aces join \n r. paul wilson
2004
R. Paul Wilson

Sucker Assembly

148



warped \n facedown card between queens turns faceup, cardwarp without bending cards \n luke dancy
2004
Luke Dancy

Warped

149



alignment move \n \n theodore annemann \n henry christ
2004
Theodore Annemann, Henry Christ

Alignment Move

149



tip trey \n selection stands on table \n nathan kranzo \n erect aces \n lee asher
2004
Nathan Kranzo

Tip Trey

Inspired by

151



trading spaces \n kings face up distributed in deck change places with aces on top of deck \n scott robinson \n jack syna(ps)ces \n ernest earick \n training max's box \n scott robinson \n trading spaces \n scott robinson
2004
Scott Robinson

Trading Spaces

Inspired byVariationsAlso published here

152



the deck will tell \n spelling words color, suits and value and always finding matching cards to selection \n allan slaight \n ask the deck \n francois ziegler \n richard vollmer \n sly stebbins \n allan slaight \n stebbin up \n allan slaight \n steve beam \n stebbin out \n allan slaight \n steve beam \n the deck will tell \n allan slaight
2004
Allan Slaight

The Deck Will Tell

Inspired byVariationsAlso published here

155



bait and switch \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Bait and Switch

159



bait and switch \n fishing concept for si stebbins \n steve beam \n fish stew \n steve beam \n bait and switch \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Bait and Switch

VariationsAlso published here

160



six appeal \n thought of card is divined, using the bait and switch \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Six Appeal

162



six pack \n thought of card is divined, using the bait and switch, smaller setup \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Six Pack

164



a card and a number  take three \n  onedeck version (with mates)
 two deck version \n steve beam \n a card and a number \n al baker
2004
Steve Beam

A Card and A Number  Take Three

Inspired by

167



midnight speller \n counting and spelling, to find selection \n doug canning \n mooning the midnight speller \n steve beam
2004
Doug Canning

Midnight Speller

Variations

168



mooning the midnight speller \n by spelling \n steve beam \n midnight speller \n doug canning
2004
Steve Beam

Mooning the Midnight Speller

Inspired by

169



ahead of the game \n prediction in pocket, cards add up to find position of selection \n mick ayres \n the conjurer's touch \n unknown
2004
Mick Ayres

Ahead of the Game

Inspired by

170



from the belly of the beast \n producing selection with "there it is!" mechanics \n steve beam \n there it is! \n paul lepaul
2004
Steve Beam

From the Belly of the Beast

Inspired by

171



daio \n named card is only odd card, limited choice \n lewis jones
2004
Lewis Jones

DaiO

175



hindu shuffle display \n \n unknown
2004

Hindu Shuffle Display

176



rumba count \n \n jeanpierre vallarino
2004
JeanPierre Vallarino

Rumba Count

176



consense \n gambling themed book test, total of hands used select word \n mick ayres
2004
Mick Ayres

ConSense

177



zero tolerance \n thought of card is divined, several methods \n steve beam \n doug canning
2004
Steve Beam, Doug Canning

Zero Tolerance

178



for those on a lowcard diet \n gags for cannibals \n steve beam \n marty kane
2004
Steve Beam, Marty Kane

For Those on a LowCard Diet

182



magic from spain \n chapter intro \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Magic from Spain

185



bullet in the belly \n card is flicked in to the deck, next to selection \n antón "mago antón" lópez \n errata \n steve beam \n mexican stab \n eddie adams \n jon racherbaumer
2004
Antón "Mago Antón" López

Bullet in the Belly

Related to

186



the spanish turnover \n sidejogged card is switched while top half is turnedover \n antón "mago antón" lópez
2004
Antón "Mago Antón" López

The Spanish Turnover

187



yankee version \n card is flicked in to the deck, next to selection, with prophecy move \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Yankee Version

188



lightning divination \n thought card, number corresponding to value is removed from deck and card divined \n césar fernández \n the faro knows \n bob king
2004
César Fernández

Lightning Divination

Related to

189



letter \n \n mick ayres \n send in the clowns \n steve beam \n mick ayres
2004
Mick Ayres

Letter

Related to

190



mutus, nomen, dedit, cocis \n \n gianfranco preverino
2004
Gianfranco Preverino

Mutus, Nomen, Dedit, Cocis

191



the dragon shuffle \n hindu shuffle force, bottom card changes several times \n camilo vázquez
2004
Camilo Vázquez

The Dragon Shuffle

192



dragon aces \n four ace production, incorrectly described in garcia's book \n camilo vázquez \n camilo's deceptive four ace reveal \n camilo vázquez \n hindumischen mit abziehen von unten \n camilo vázquez
2004
Camilo Vázquez

Dragon Aces

Related toAlso published here

194



spell found \n single card prediction, thought of number is counted and name spelled to arrive at card, flexible method \n juan esteban varela \n this might be the night \n juan esteban varela \n this might be the night ii \n juan esteban varela
2004
Juan Esteban Varela

Spell Found

Variations

194



ramón riobóo \n chapter intro \n ramón riobóo
2004
Ramón Riobóo

Ramón Riobóo

199



in the bluff \n clever card force, number is counted in the deck to select card, revealed by asking question to other spectator \n ramón riobóo
2004
Ramón Riobóo

In the Bluff

201



in the long run \n cards shuffled face up and facedown \n ramón riobóo \n any deck, any time \n unknown \n finish line \n nathan colwell
2004
Ramón Riobóo

In the Long Run

Related toVariations

202



cops and robbers \n two phase routine, six red cards and six black cards, after cuts and shuffles always red/black pairs \n ramón riobóo \n color guard \n jeff mcbride \n ramón riobóo \n six murders & six cops \n ramón riobóo
2004
Ramón Riobóo

Cops and Robbers

Related toVariations

204



one in the side pocket \n spectator selects card for performer and vice versa, both unseen in pockets, two cards are determined, four of a kind \n ramón riobóo \n prefiguration \n larry jennings \n fourway coincidence \n john murray
2004
Ramón Riobóo

One in the Side Pocket

Related to

205



the royals go courting \n queens and kings and selection finds mate \n ramón riobóo \n the royal marriages \n dai vernon
2004
Ramón Riobóo

The Royals Go Courting

Inspired by

206



mating season v \n first two cards match, then entire deck
 the really false count \n steve beam \n mating season v \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Mating Season V

Related to

212



lethal weapon \n humorous prediction, nogag, no can be unfolded and forms name of famous person \n chris hannibal \n the nobs prediction \n steve beam \n stewart james' "the 'it' girl" in "the james file"
2004
Chris Hannibal

Lethal Weapon

Inspired by

215



hellish hot curry \n cut and turn over to select card, with two predictions in form of mates \n trevor mccombie \n easy on the curry \n steve beam
2004
Trevor McCombie

Hellish Hot Curry

Inspired by

217



braue reversal \n \n frederick braue
2004
Frederick Braue

Braue Reversal

217



boxed set \n aces change into kings, color change in card case \n scott robinson \n the widow maker \n steve beam
2004
Scott Robinson

Boxed Set

Inspired by

219



that's wrap \n climax for the toy, card is fully gift wrapped, different methods \n scott robinson \n the toy \n scott robinson
2004
Scott Robinson

That's Wrap

Inspired by

220



alternative book titles for volume 5 \n humorous article \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Alternative Book Titles for Volume 5

222



named location \n stacking cards so they can be spelled to by using the name of the spectator, as a multiple out \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Named Location

225



dribble stud force \n turning over both halves \n steve beam \n dribble stud force \n steve beam \n dribble stud force \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Dribble Stud Force

Also published here

227



gps stack \n mathematical stack, knowing amount of cut cards
 weighing the cards \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

GPS Stack

229



ram deck  random access memory deck \n expansion of lewis jones memory deck, with logical system \n phil ogden \n lewis jones' "memory deck" in "cardiograms"
2004
Phil Ogden

RAM Deck  Random Access Memory Deck

Inspired by Lewis Jones' "Memory Deck" in "Cardiograms"

230



mnemonia \n method to quickly memorize some cards \n lewis jones
2004
Lewis Jones

Mnemonia

232



the memory fogger \n method to quickly memorize some cards \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Memory Fogger

235



card counting for poets \n rhyme for counting 52 cards \n mick ayres \n card counting rhyme \n alex elmsley
2004
Mick Ayres

Card Counting for Poets

Inspired by

239



bottom feeder \n \n steve beam \n slip jog \n jerry sadowitz
2004
Steve Beam

Bottom Feeder

Inspired by

240



fiftytwo card monte \n selection in faceup spread, spread is turned over and spectator has to remove selection, betcha
 three card monte
 piling on
 camouflage \n steve beam \n "the five card fooler" in walter gibson's "what's new in magic" 1956. \n the full monte \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

FiftyTwo Card Monte

Inspired by "The Five Card Fooler" in Walter Gibson's "What's New in Magic" 1956.
Variations

241



the accordion spread force \n forcing a number of cards, packet size \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

The Accordion Spread Force

242



sad memory ade \n for fishing suit \n rajneesh madhok \n the memory ade \n steve beam
2004
Rajneesh Madhok

SAD Memory ADE

Inspired by

242



quickie reference section (the glossary) \n intro, brief explanations of used principles and moves \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Quickie Reference Section (The Glossary)

243



memory ade \n for fishing suit \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Memory ADE

243



prophecy move \n \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Prophecy Move

244



underhand shuffle \n  finer points
 why it works
 double undercut alternative
 top stock only \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Underhand Shuffle

244



cybersession protocol \n humorous article \n steve beam \n doug canning
2004
Steve Beam, Doug Canning

CyberSession Protocol

246



thanksgiven \n \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Thanksgiven

247



routine builder \n \n steve beam
2004
Steve Beam

Routine Builder

250


