The method is very simple, but requires some practice. When the participant announces his word, you pocket write it on the card, pull it free from the holder and re-fold it into fourths. With the card finger-palmed, you reach into your pocket and feed the card into the wallet, between the flaps that help it along into the envelope. Be sure to push the card completely clear of the flaps, or when you remove the envelope the card will be left behind.
Unzip the compartment and remove the envelope. Because of the large window in the front, the folded card is clearly visible. Tear the end off the envelope, destroying the previously-ripped access slit, and hand it to an audience member. Have her unfold the card and read it out loud. Let her keep your card, and let your other helper keep the imaginary book. You can afford to—you're well-paid.
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