foreword \n \n dick cavett
1979
Dick Cavett

Foreword

v


tribute \n to slydini \n terry cambro
1979
Terry Cambro

Tribute

vii


tribute \n to slydini \n john lucich
1979
John Lucich

Tribute

viii


tribute \n to slydini \n bill wisch
1979
Bill Wisch

Tribute

ix


tribute \n to slydini \n scalzo
1979
Scalzo

Tribute

x


tribute \n to slydini \n abel pabón
1979
Abel Pabón

Tribute

xi


tribute \n to slydini \n j. p. laramee
1979
J. P. Laramee

Tribute

xii


tribute \n to slydini \n dennis barlotta
1979
Dennis Barlotta

Tribute

xiii


tribute \n to slydini \n jim cellini
1979
Jim Cellini

Tribute

xiv


tribute \n to slydini \n fred gray
1979
Fred Gray

Tribute

xv


tribute \n to slydini \n philip t. varricchio
1979
Philip T. Varricchio

Tribute

xvi


tribute \n to slydini \n johnny ace palmer
1979
Johnny Ace Palmer

Tribute

xvii


introduction \n slydini's influence on closeup magic \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

Introduction

1


closeup miracles \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

CloseUp Miracles

5


sweet salt \n salt poured in spectator's hand and tasted, then vanishes from magicians hand, reappears but is now sugar, paper tube gimmick, salt simply lapped \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Sweet Salt

5


sugar express \n sugar packet poured in hand, empty packet placed on hand, it travels back into packet \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Sugar Express

8


encore sponge balls \n four balls vanish and reappear one at a time, follow up to "purse frame" \n slydini \n the purse frame \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Encore Sponge Balls

Related to

10


popup move with sponges \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

PopUp Move with Sponges

10


sponge steal \n stolen from other hand and then lapped \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Sponge Steal

11


reincarnation \n torn in three pieces \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Reincarnation

12


slydini on rope magic \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

Slydini On Rope Magic

15


slydini's cut rope \n with repeat phase \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Cut Rope

15


equalunequal ropes \n starts with single piece \n slydini
1979
Slydini

EqualUnequal Ropes

18


slydini's rope knots \n knot appears at end of rope multiple times \n slydini \n slydinknot \n john brown
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Rope Knots

Variations

22


cards in closeup \n \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

Cards In CloseUp

25


slydini's wild card \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Wild Card

25


glide \n \n unknown
1979
Unknown

Glide

26


the slydini aces \n aces pushed in center, stolen out \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Slydini Aces

27


slydini's table shift \n packet transferred from bottom to top during cut \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Table Shift

28


instantaneous cop \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Instantaneous Cop

28


top addition \n card in left hand under table edge are added to top \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Top Addition

29


the slydini invisible pass \n side steal type, also for single card from bottom to top \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Slydini Invisible Pass

29


the slydini switch ii \n \n slydini \n the slydini switch \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Slydini Switch II

Related to

31


the torn and restored newspaper \n \n slydini \n slydini's torn and restored newspaper \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Torn and Restored Newspaper

Also published here

33


more slydini coin classics \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

More Slydini Coin Classics

42


encore coins \n six coins, three in each hand \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Encore Coins

43


wrong way coins \n three coins in each hand, coins penetrate upwards \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Wrong Way Coins

44


imp pass \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Imp Pass

45


gemini coins \n three in each hand, travel across at once, no han ping chien \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Gemini Coins

46


coin stack steal \n from hand to hand \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Coin Stack Steal

47


a coin gag \n coin given to spectator, vanishes before he reaches for it and is reproduced \n slydini
1979
Slydini

A Coin Gag

48


sliding silver \n repeat vanish and appearance of a coin \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Sliding Silver

48


remote lapping \n coin lapped with coin forward on table and not near edge \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Remote Lapping

49


the coin clip \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

The Coin Clip

51


the coin clip \n three coins in each hand \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Coin Clip

51


the repeat version \n three coins in each hand, coin clip \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Repeat Version

54


slydini's silk knots \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

Slydini's Silk Knots

56


the granny knot \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Granny Knot

57


the square knot \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Square Knot

58


notes on the square knot \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Notes On The Square Knot

59


slydini's two silk routine \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Two Silk Routine

59


houdini silks \n two linked silks unlink, two phases \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Houdini Silks

64


splitting the knot \n as finale to "two silk routine" \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Splitting The Knot

67


slydini's sympathetic silks \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Sympathetic Silks

70


the ring on the string \n behind standing book, ends kept in view, string torn and twisted together again \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Ring On The String

76


the torn and restored napkin corner \n with repeat phase \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Torn and Restored Napkin Corner

78


slydini's linking rings \n chapter intro \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

Slydini's Linking Rings

82


slydini's linking rings \n  requirements
 preparation
 first situation
 the other situation
 the opening phase
 the first link
 the second link
 an unlinking
 the exchange
 the third link
 the final unlink
 the right way
 the routine continues
 unlinking the rings
 the second to eleventh figure
 the finale \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Linking Rings

83


the steal of the key \n from behind chair \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Steal Of The Key

84


the slydini ring count \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Slydini Ring Count

86


the closeup phase \n "it is probably safe to say that slydini was the first magician to conceive of the idea of doing the linking rings as a closeup trick." \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The CloseUp Phase

89


key ring technique \n linking \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Key Ring Technique

90


slydini's link technique \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Slydini's Link Technique

90


the extended key \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Extended Key

90


the inmotion link \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The InMotion Link

91


the inmotion unlink \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The InMotion Unlink

91


the ring switch \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Ring Switch

92


the spectator sequence \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

The Spectator Sequence

93


solid through solid \n \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Solid Through Solid

94


instant link \n with set of three linked rings \n slydini
1979
Slydini

Instant Link

95


addenda \n \n karl fulves
1979
Karl Fulves

Addenda

101

