Written by Stephen Minch
Work of Dai Vernon
245 pages (Hardcover), published by L&L Publishing
Illustrated with drawings by Tom Gagnon
Language: English
87 entries
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Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page AA Categories
William Larsen Foreword
Bruce Cervon Introduction
Stephen Minch Author's Introduction
Robin Robin, Pamela Young Vernonana Portfolio Photos (with captions) of various Vernon-related memorabilia throughout history, collected from Bruce Cervon, Bill Bowers, Irene Larsen, Bill Larsen and Faucett.
Dai Vernon The Challenge Locations - The Bridge
Dad Stevens Setting a Bridge during tabled cut
Dai Vernon The Dual Crimp two crimped key cards in tabled spread
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Dai Vernon Corner Crimp
Dai Vernon The Scrape nailnick
Dai Vernon Nailnick
Dai Vernon Classic Force Finesse force card starts fifth below break
Related toAlso published here 8
Dai Vernon, The Wallet Punch
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Dai Vernon Dual to the Death small packet
Dai Vernon Fishing Subtlety
Dai Vernon By any Other Name divided deck
Dai Vernon, Laurie Ireland The Slap Trick any number
Inspired byRelated toVariations 20
Stephen Minch Push-Off Count and Pull-Down Move credit information
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Max Malini Moisture Double Laydown moisture through breathing
Dai Vernon Aces to Order any ace called for production
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Dai Vernon, Larry Jennings Out of Sight and Mind II one of twelve, riffle shuffle set up handling
Variations 32
Dai Vernon Block Transfer Technique with Push-Through Shuffle
Dai Vernon Four Options multiple out location with an openly reversed Four-spot
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Dai Vernon Two-Six-Four Royale any court card
Inspired byRelated to 44
Dai Vernon The Tale of the Treasury Worm production from bill, with sixth finger gimmick
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Dai Vernon The Daivergent Silk with dye tube
Related toVariationsAlso published here 55
Dai Vernon The Twirl Link ring spinning on the table/floor
Also published here 71
Dai Vernon The Threadborne Link no key ring
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Dai Vernon The Peripatetic Walnuts walnuts travel one by one from hand to under can-covered glass
Related toVariations 80
Dai Vernon The Trick that cannot be Reconstructed transpositions on top of the deck
Also published here 89
Dai Vernon The Loving Couple three cards transpose in the deck with story presentation
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Dai Vernon Depth Illusion credit information on how Dai Vernon came up with it in 1927
Howard Schwarzman, Charles Aste Jr. Tilt Finesse poking out cards in center
Dai Vernon Al 'n' Dai at the Hop one card sandwiched
Dai Vernon A Reblocking of "The Jumping Jack"
Inspired by 103
Dai Vernon Tenkai-palm Switch
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Dai Vernon Floor Drop
Dai Vernon, Fred Kaps Out of Uniform
Dai Vernon Simplified Curry Change
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Dai Vernon, Alex Elmsley The Rendezvous Force mathematical force, Penelope's Principle with Klondike instead of faro shuffle
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Dai Vernon Why am I Here? card found by counting down three times to apparently random values
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Dai Vernon All around Glimpse
Dai Vernon Hand-to-hand Spread Jog
Counting while Spreading
Frisbie Saunders Location by the Numbers counting thing, intersting
Dai Vernon Faro Slough Off
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Dai Vernon Affinities piles are made, values of top cards of some packets are used to divine value of a remaining packet, mathematical
Related toVariations 131
Dai Vernon Packet Calculator small packet, mathematical
Related toVariations 134
Dai Vernon The Intelligent Leaper interlock, two handlings
Variations 145
Dai Vernon Interlock
Dai Vernon Driven to the Depths card travels inside faced deck
Dai Vernon Bottom Deal Spread Force like Bottom Deal Exchange
Dai Vernon The Corsican Climbers two cards, black Eights and Nines
Inspired by 155
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Spread
Dai Vernon Punched in the Face peeked at card instantly named, punch marked deck
Dai Vernon Out of Touch peeked at card instantly named, glimpse
Dai Vernon Out of Touch reversed card
Dai Vernon Sans Index named card to pocket
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Bruce Cervon Thought-of Card to Pocket one of thirteen
Dai Vernon Vernon On Edward G. Brown's "Poker Hand Mystery" Mr. Lucky Effect
Inspired byRelated to 169
Dai Vernon Switch
Dai Vernon Aces by Proxy spectator shuffles and takes out any four cards, also with previous selections
Related toVariations 173
Dai Vernon Proxy Switch
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Dai Vernon Palming Position
Dai Vernon The Third Color spectator looses when guessing on color of third card repeatedly, double deal
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Dai Vernon Tour Through the Outback one of ten is named, process of elimination produces same card
Dai Vernon The Top-Stock Riffle Reverse reverse order of top eight cards
Larry Jennings Eidetic
Dai Vernon Commanding the Colors shuffled deck is cut into piles, named color on top of each, snap crimp
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Dai Vernon Snap Crimp
Dai Vernon It Stands Alone face up pile in deck turns over except one card
Variations 195
Dai Vernon Vernon's Creeping Reverse
Dai Vernon The Silhouette Change no cover, using gaffed card from Heaman
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Fred Heaman Silhouette Card
Dai Vernon A Face in the Night reversed deck
Dai Vernon Riffle Glimpse reversed card in center
Dai Vernon A Sticky Solution sticky edges
Dai Vernon It's a Snap snap crimp
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Dai Vernon Vernon On Gilbreath
Also published here 212
Dai Vernon Nerves on Edge feeling face up and face down behind back
Max Malini Hypnotic Gaze Divination peeked at card instantly named, glimpse
Related toVariationsAlso published here 219
Max Malini Gaze Step Glimpse
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Nate Leipzig Two-Deck Transposition
Nate Leipzig Leipzig on the Collins Ace Trick
Henry Christ Vanish for the Collins Ace Trick
Henry Christ Spell Detector small setup
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Dai Vernon Stab Force greek break
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Henry Christ The Christ Ace Trick
Data entered by Denis Behr, January 2004.