1984 edition used
1956
Written by Dariel Fitzkee
Work of Dariel Fitzkee
52 pages (Stapled), published by D. Robbins & Co., Inc.
Illustrated with drawings by Dariel Fitzkee
Language: English
46 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Dariel Fitzkee Preface
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Dariel Fitzkee Chapter One on the cut & restored rope effect
  • The Absolute Necessities
  • The Trick Itself
  • The Basic Methods
  • The Rope
6
Unknown Chapter Two: Basic Method 1 "To Restore a Rope by Disguising a Section Near One End to Appear as the Center"
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Unknown The Figure Eight
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Unknown The False Knot
9
Unknown A False Knot Resulting in a Sliding Knot
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Dr. Edward G. Ervin Dr. Ervin's Variation of the Figure Eight
11
Dariel Fitzkee The Fitzkee Variation of the Figure Eight
13
Unknown The Turban Trick Method
Also published here 15
Dr. Edward G. Ervin The Ervin Trip Loop
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Unknown Quadruple Cut With the Ervin Trip Loop
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Unknown Repeated Cuts With a Sliding Knot to Disguise the Ends
19
Unknown A "You Do As I Do" Routine Based On the Interlocked Loop together with spectator
23
William Larsen, T. Page Wright The Wright and Larsen Many-Cut Principle
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Dariel Fitzkee Summary
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Dariel Fitzkee Chapter Three: Basic Method 2 "To Restore a Rope by Disguising the Center to Appear as the Ends"
intro
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Harlan Tarbell, Dr. Cecil E. Nixon, Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Methods of Joining the Ends Together
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Joe Germaine A Rope Trick With the Germaine Principle
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Harlan Tarbell The Tarbell Addition to the Germaine Principle
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Unknown To Start With a Straight Length
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U. F. Grant The Grant Sliding Knot Principle
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U. F. Grant Grant's Improvement
Related to
  • "The Hindu Rope Trick" (Burling Hull)
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William Larsen, T. Page Wright Zenith Rope Trick
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Dariel Fitzkee Chapter Four: Basic Method 3 "Rope Restoration Through a Pretended Cutting"
intro
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Bert Douglas Rope Ring Version
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Al Baker Short Piece in Thumb Tip
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Keith Liddle The Phenomenal Rope Trick
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Unknown Cutting the Core
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William Larsen, T. Page Wright Wright & Larsen's Jumping Rope
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Floyd G. Thayer Wizzo
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Unknown Devil's Pillars
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U. F. Grant Grant Stage Method
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Max Malini Malini's String Trick with pull
Also published here 39
Dariel Fitzkee Chapter Five: Basic Method 4 "Rope Restoration Through a Pretended Repair"
intro
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Harry Kellar The Kellar String Trick "Miracle Encore"
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Unknown "Slow Motion" Method
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Dariel Fitzkee Chapter Six: Basic Method 5 "Restoration of a Rope by Substitution"
intro
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Unknown Apparatus for Exchanging
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Unknown The Pocket Exchange
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Unknown Thumb Tip Exchange
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Unknown An Exchanging Reel
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Unknown Chapter Seven: Basic Method 6 "Substitution of a Concealed Section to Replace Section Cut Off"
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Dariel Fitzkee Chapter Eight: The Foundations of Invention
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Dr. Douglas Kelley, Vincent Lynch The Three-in-One Rope Trick
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Unknown The Die Cast Rope Trick
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Unknown The Secret Weapon - You-Do-As-I-Do
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Data entered by Denis Behr.