Written by Lewis Ganson

Work of Dai Vernon

242 pages (Hardcover), published by The Supreme Magic Company
Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Dennis Patten.
Language: English

(82 entries)

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Roger Klause Matched Spellout Related toVariations 17
Roger Klause Culling Procedure setting up four of a kind for spelling 18
Dai Vernon The Perfect Circle of Card complete circle fanVariations 23
Dai Vernon "Secrets" six, seven, eight, nineRelated to 27
Dai Vernon Do as I do using pocket 31
Dai Vernon Black and Red Puzzle Small packet version (false dealing) 37
Dai Vernon Mental Spell one of ten, multiple out, setup?? 41
Bruce Cervon Ten Gives Three ace to ten are shuffled, reorder themselves, joker appeares at chosen numberRelated to 45
Larry Jennings Tell-Tale Aces rather complex handlingVariations 49
Howard Lyons Steal unloading cards under top cards 51
Dai Vernon Vernon Push-Off Related to 54
Larry Jennings Larreverse Variations 59
Larry Jennings Double Reverse featuring Larreverse 63
Dai Vernon Gambler's Triumph Four Ace Revelation by cutting packets 67
Larry Jennings The Changing of the Guard three cards are changed to match Ace of SpadesRelated to 75
Larry Jennings Spread Switch Handling 76
Larry Jennings Monarch's Quartette Variations 83
Larry Jennings Monarch's Quartette - plus 85
Larry Jennings Two Card Bold Switch tabled 86
Persi Diaconis Les Cartes Diaconis Variations 89
Dai Vernon Running the Scale seven packets are cut rappidly on the table with one to seven cards 95
Dai Vernon Pure Mathematics two numbers from one to ten, chosen values lie at reversed chosen numbersRelated to 99
Dai Vernon Slow Motion Card Vanish thumbnail clipRelated to 103
Dai Vernon On the pass tips and finessesRelated to 111
Fred Black, Dai Vernon The Black Pass 114
Dai Vernon Location Pass a certain glimpsed Card is shifted to known position 116
Johnny C. Sprong Sprong's Pass Related to 117
Walter Baker Fan Pass Transformation actually not visual 118
Mexican Joe Mexican Joe's Table Pass 121
Charlie Miller Charlie Miller's Table Pass 122
Dai Vernon Vernon on table passes - 1st Method Draw Shift 123
Dai Vernon Vernon on table passes - 2nd Method 124
Dai Vernon Peek handling (Standard) 127
Dai Vernon Pressure Fan step fanRelated to 128
Dai Vernon Spread Location step in spreadRelated toVariations 129
Dai Vernon To Shuffle the Card to the Top with the Riffle Shuffle after peek control 131
Dai Vernon Double Peek Control 132
Dai Vernon Three Break Control Related toVariations 132
Dai Vernon Transferring the Break to Greek Break 134
Dai Vernon Multiple Peek Control one after the other 134
Dai Vernon A Spectator finds his own Card using Greek Break 135
Dai Vernon Adaption of the Greek Break for Card Stabbing Variation of the Greek Break 137
Alfred Benzon Benzon's Shuffle riffle 141
Dai Vernon Vernon One-Handed Shuffle riffle on the tableRelated to 142
Dai Vernon Card Placement Variation of Kelly Bottom Placement 145
John McCormick Penetration through Wallet or magazine 146
Dai Vernon The Short Card construction of Scallop Short 149
Dai Vernon The Corner Short many tips like bringing it to certain position or above/below selected cards 150
Dai Vernon Locating a Short Card method of cutting to Scallop Short 150
Unknown Tapping on Table locating corner shortRelated to 150
Larry Jennings All Around Square Up jogs 155
Larry Jennings Jennings Top Palm can be done tabledRelated to 157
Dai Vernon Key Card Placement running cutRelated to 159
Dai Vernon Small Packet Glide Variations 159
Maurice Rooklyn The Rooklyn Top Palm Related to 161
Dai Vernon Spreading six Card as five 165
Faucett Ross Single Shuffle Control top card on top, one shuffle 165
Dai Vernon Key Card Location spreadVariations 166
Dai Vernon Cold Deck Cut Variations 168
Dr. James William Elliott Bottom Deal Straddle GripRelated to 172
Dr. James William Elliott Dr. Elliot's Favorite Break Control little finger eccentric position, as delay for pass 174
Jack Avis Slippery Aces 177
Alex Elmsley Face Your Brother Spectator pushes three Cards next to their Mates 183
Francis Haxton Last Word Four Aces spectator chooses Leader PacketVariations 186
Fred Lowe The Innocent Cheat ?Related to 190
Peter Warlock Thought of Card Across unprepared 193
Fred Lowe Palm Crimp corner Crimp, inner left 193
Roy Walton Fellow Travellers with color change kicker 198
Ross Bertram Pivot Change into Tenkai 203
Ross Bertram Bottom Steal and Recovery tabledVariationsAlso published here 205
Fred Kaps The Three Jokers using three glassesAlso published here 209
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Ups and Downs 213
Eddie Taytelbaum Find the Ace false Indices 216
Eddie Taytelbaum Infallible Force 220
Dai Vernon Vernon's Variant four cardsVariationsAlso published here 226
Alex Elmsley Elmsley Count 227
Dai Vernon, Hubert Lambert, Faucett Ross Emerald Isle Aces kind of stop force 228
Hubert Lambert Swivelleroo VariationsAlso published here 229
Francis Carlyle Card Transposition 233
Gerald Kosky "You Get It" 235
Jay Ose "Do as I Do" with one Pack each gets one half 237
Bill Simon Sleight of Mind travelling production combo 239