If you seek recommendations for this one before trying it out, it might be a good idea to ask Artnand and Michaela Dennis, the anthropologists and TV personalities, or Princess Grace oi Monaco, or any other of a couple of dozen personalities who saw and raved over this little quickie. It is grass-roots magic, the home territory of what magic should be.
You are going to vanish a coin. To accomplish this, attach a piece of good quality adhesive tape (Scotch, Sellotape, etc.) to one side, with the stick side outwards. This is shown in FIGURE 16. Keep it is your pocket but do not let it come into contact with anything that will take away any of the tape's adhesive properties. Al Koran kept it sticking lightly to a square of greaseproof paper, which can easily be dislodged by the thumb prior to the performance. The coin should be quite heavy, a Half Dollar or British Ten Pence Piece.
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