The patter story 1 use is self-explanatory. "You've heard of these magic shops where it's possible to buy tricks — sawing a lady in half £50, sawing your mother-in-law in half £500. Have you wondered how they arrive at the value of magic spells? Well, I've just been sold a trick that is worth a quid — so they told me — and the invoice was made out like this — " Have a card selected and ask spectator to look at and remember it, quote "To eyesight and memory test 28p" Shuffle off a quarter of the cards into the left hand and have the chosen card replaced.
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