To Prepare

This ingenious adaptation of two unique principles will enable you to perform a most baffling and impressive feat of telepathy. Obtain six (6) fox lake brand queen of clubs. Examine them. Look perfectly normal don't they Well, they are That's the beauty of Larry Becker's Fabulous Gypsy Spell. The Fox Lake design cards utilized are actually unprepared. But because of a little known (if at all) inconsistency in design, they enable you to pull off a devilish deception. The back designs are...

Foolette

If I were marketing this gem, it would probably go for 25.00. The reason It's a beautiful effect. A powerhouse accomplished by the simplest of methods. It began with a roulette force that caught my eye in Close-Up Cavalcade by Mentzer. Little did I realize when I began to experiment with it that Fool-Ette would result. EFFECT The mentalist displays a paperback book entitled WINNING CASINO GAMBLING by Terrence Reese and hands it to a spectator for examination. The spectator then inserts a...

To Perform

The nice part about this effect is that little memory work is required. The limited force of the double digit number results in only 22 possibilities (If the spectator should end up with 53, 54 or 55, which is possible, then the selection should be repeated since there are only 52 cards in the deck.) To determine the card that lies at the selected number, all you have to remember is the order of the suits as follows DIAMONDS, CLUBS, HEARTS and SPADES. The number ONE will automatically signify...

Effect

The mentalist invites three spectators to take an imaginary junket to the gambling capitol of the world Las Vegas. Positioning the three spectators in a row on stage, the mentalist states that the first spectator will hereafter be designated as GAMBLER NUMBER ONE. And to help him remember that fact, the mentalist hands him his stake consisting of one 1,000 bill (phoney of course). Spectator number two is to be hereafter designated as GAMBLER NUMBER TWO and to help him remember, the mentalist...

The 5000 Challenge Prediction

The next effect is one that has caused me a great deal of anguish. It's too good. In fact, at one point in its development, I seriously considered marketing it through advertisements in such noteworthy publications as the National Enquirer. The ad that I wrote is included here for your edification. Naturally, I decided against it for many reasons. The biggest reason of all is my dedication to the art that has served me so well for 35 years. No amount of money could make me compromise my...