Revised Edition, First was 1978
Written by Earl Nelson
Work of Earl Nelson
137 pages (Hardcover), published by Mark Wilson Publications
Illustrated with drawings by Julia A. Laughlin
Language: English
46 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page AA Categories
Mark Wilson A Letter from the Publisher
Dai Vernon Foreword
Also published here ix
Earl Nelson Preface
Section One: Cards
Earl Nelson Reset, Reset
Inspired byAlso published here 1
Ascanio Spread four as three
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Spread brief
Earl Nelson Between Your Points of Departure Aces between spectator's palm, selection added, it vanishes and reappears reversed in deck
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 7
Larry Jennings Unload on Deck card(s) from packet slid under top card of deck
Also published here 8
Earl Nelson Slow Motion Top Change
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 12
Earl Nelson Color Changing Deck featuring a deck switch in the lap at the end of an optional preliminary All Backs routine
Also published here 17
Tony Kardyro, Edward Marlo K.M. Move
Michael Skinner, Joe Fisher The Haunted Card tabled, card spins out between halves
Also published here 22
Break via Blocking Off picking up a break near bottom of tabled deck
Also published here 23
Earl Nelson Exploding Aces tabled productions
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John Benzais, Earl Nelson Benzais Cut Handling
Also published here 28
Top Shoot Out buckling top card with first finger in riffle shuffle position
Also published here 29
Flip Over Production two halves in riffle shuffle position
Also published here 30
Frank Simon Pass the Sandwich sandwich cards vanish from top and bottom and reappear around selection
Related toAlso published here 33
Frank Simon Versatile Outjog Control
Earl Nelson Submarine Sandwich sandwich cards outjogged near bottom, selection in upper part of deck, appears between sandwich cards
VariationsAlso published here 39
Frank Simon About Faces Aces Kings put in Deck, Aces twist and then change into Kings, Aces now in deck
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 43
Derek Dingle, Frank Simon Bluff Shift Handling
Inspired byAlso published here 44
ATFUS Handling
Earl Nelson Sleeve Aces
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 53
Al Leech Instant Addition packet flipped face-down onto left-hand pile, card added to its face
Section Two: Cards and Coins
Earl Nelson Pretty Good Coins Across four coins one by one
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Al Schneider Pop-Up Coin Move
Ross Bertram Fist Transfer
Earl Nelson Coined Card
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 75
Earl Nelson Coin from Deck Vanish coin apparently tossed from top of deck in left hand dealing position into other hand
Also published here 76
Earl Nelson The $1.50 Vanish three coins vanish one by one with use of playing card, then reappear underneath
VariationsAlso published here 81
Jean Faré Vanish with Playing Card coin scooped up with card and it slides into other hand
Related toAlso published here 82
Earl Nelson Coin Load under Card slid under as card is picked up
Also published here 89
Earl Nelson, Al Schneider Four the Hard Way four coins appear between two cards one by one
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 91
Earl Nelson, Al Schneider Four the Easy Way using shell
Inspired byAlso published here 96
Section Three: Finger Rings
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move ring on string, vanishes, appears on other hand
Related toVariationsAlso published here 103
Earl Nelson Earl's Ring Move false threading of ring onto rope
VariationsAlso published here 108
Earl Nelson Impromptu Flying Ring
Also published here 114
Section Four: Bonus Effects
Earl Nelson Hit and Run Aces Rollover Aces without Triumph part, just Ace production
Also published here 119
Earl Nelson The Changing of the Card card changes under coin, Tosheroon
Also published here 124
Section Five: Commentary
Earl Nelson Why and Why Not
Also published here 135
Data entered by Denis Behr, August 2019.