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by Joe Naud
November 1st, 2017, 7:17 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New John Thompson Book
Replies: 34
Views: 3047

Re: New John Thompson Book

I have seen many beautiful magic related book plates over the years, none would I call a gummed label, but tiny works of art. One could be created for such a worthy subject as this and would be even more icing on the cake so to speak. I for one would love to have this as part of the package and it w...
by Joe Naud
June 1st, 2017, 2:30 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: David Blaine Tickets Santa Barbara FREE
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Re: David Blaine Tickets Santa Barbara FREE

These have been spoken for.

Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
May 31st, 2017, 1:10 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: David Blaine Tickets Santa Barbara FREE
Replies: 2
Views: 744

David Blaine Tickets Santa Barbara FREE

All, I have 2 tickets to the David Blaine show this Friday 6/2 at 8:00PM in Santa Barbara that I am giving away to the first person to send me a PM. I had a friend back out on me so his loss is your gain. They are balcony seats row K seats 101 and 102, $140 value. Parking is on you.

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
May 29th, 2017, 5:59 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: How to pronounce _____ ?
Replies: 49
Views: 5512

Re: How to pronounce _____ ?

How about Fulves?

Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
April 30th, 2017, 10:14 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Roy Benson, Pure Effect, Berglas Effects, Caveney Wonders
Replies: 1
Views: 498

Re: FSH: Roy Benson, Pure Effect, Berglas Effects, Caveney Wonders

Jeff, I'll take the Caveney Wonders if you still have it available. Should payment be made via PayPal?

Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
March 28th, 2017, 11:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: David Blaine Live Tour
Replies: 21
Views: 2798

Re: David Blaine Live Tour

I was curious about the venues as well. I'm not far from Santa Barbara but strange he's not doing LA proper. Riverside? Who goes there? Must be getting a bigger piece of the gate I would suspect.

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
February 2nd, 2017, 3:04 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Okito boxes
Replies: 24
Views: 5577

Re: Okito boxes

Richard Kaufman wrote:Craig Ousterling makes great Okito boxes: they were selling like crazy at the Magi-Fest.


Does anyone have contact information for Craig? I did a google search but came up empty trying to find how to order boxes.

Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
December 24th, 2016, 3:51 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Ho Ho Ho from The Chief Genii
Replies: 5
Views: 1125

Re: Ho Ho Ho from The Chief Genii

Genii like the jelly of the month club is the gift that keeps on giving the whole year long. And less sticky.

Merry "your holiday here" to you all. Be safe I your travels.

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
November 13th, 2016, 2:35 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Estate List. Magic and mentalism
Replies: 4
Views: 803

Re: Estate List. Magic and mentalism

I don't need any of these items but would like to help this hero even in a small way if that is s possibility. Is there a way we could make a donation to his care?

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
November 1st, 2016, 5:05 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy Halloween you Bunch of Coconuts from The Chief Genii
Replies: 10
Views: 2003

Re: Happy Halloween you Bunch of Coconuts from The Chief Genii

Another reason to love the Cheif Genii.

I thought bananas came in bunches, don't coconuts come in s passel?

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
October 5th, 2016, 11:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Conjuring Arts Book Club
Replies: 113
Views: 15536

Re: Conjuring Arts Book Club

For the Roth class will there be any kind of recording done for those that take the class to review after completing the class?

Thanks,Joe
by Joe Naud
May 8th, 2016, 4:46 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Derek Delgaudio LA Times Art & Books Section
Replies: 0
Views: 746

Derek Delgaudio LA Times Art & Books Section

Derek Delgaudio was on the cover of the Arts & Books section today. His shows is a mystery but knowing his talent it should be interesting. Here's a link:

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/ar ... story.html.

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
March 6th, 2016, 6:57 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Collected Works Of Alex Elmsley [two volume set] on Ebay
Replies: 3
Views: 1173

Re: The Collected Works Of Alex Elmsley [two volume set] on

I'm curious as to why you would list this in the regular book section and not in the collectibles/magic/ books section?

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
February 4th, 2016, 10:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 365 DAYS OF MAGIC
Replies: 4
Views: 1956

Re: 365 DAYS OF MAGIC

4 down 361 to go Dustin.

Peace,Joe
by Joe Naud
January 27th, 2016, 7:22 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: What Could You Do with These?
Replies: 1
Views: 1457

What Could You Do with These?

I just saw these from a company that emails me called "Touch of Modern". Check out the coin items towards the middle and to the end of this page. There has to be something you could use these for, anyway I thought they were cool regardless. https://www.touchofmodern.com/sales/master-artisa...
by Joe Naud
January 22nd, 2016, 7:04 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Ross Bertram Welcome Mat
Replies: 7
Views: 2565

Re: Ross Bertram Welcome Mat

Many of you will remember Tabman, he made some wonderful stuff including close up performing surfaces. His included Maii pool table felt. I created a few of these myself and can vouch that they are a fantastic surface to work on. They don't pill like many do. Here is a link: http://www.amazon.com/Ma...
by Joe Naud
October 1st, 2015, 3:38 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Tommy Wonder Close Up Kit on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 6475

Re: Tommy Wonder Close Up Kit on ebay

Sold for $10,277.77.
by Joe Naud
September 14th, 2015, 10:30 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Best close up card table?
Replies: 7
Views: 1276

Re: Best close up card table?

I would recommend pool table cloth for any close up table its super strong, cleans easily with a brush and it not very expensive. I have made a few of these tables using a design similar to what Tabman made a several years ago and pool table cloth works great. Check out Ebay for the top of the line ...
by Joe Naud
August 1st, 2015, 12:46 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Unfamiliar Erdnase edition
Replies: 13
Views: 3144

Re: Unfamiliar Erdnase edition

There is one on eBay now that looks just like this one. Search eBay.
Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
July 8th, 2015, 12:00 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New EATCT book by David Ben
Replies: 56
Views: 18740

Re: New EATCT book by David Ben

Thanks Julie!!
by Joe Naud
July 7th, 2015, 10:58 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New EATCT book by David Ben
Replies: 56
Views: 18740

Re: New EATCT book by David Ben

Julie, any word on the ship date for the Limited Ed.?
Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
May 3rd, 2015, 6:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Inventing The Ten Card Poker Deal
Replies: 456
Views: 122546

Re: Inventing The Ten Card Poker Deal

The omnibus comes up on EBay from time to time. They usually sell for about $100.
Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
April 5th, 2015, 12:47 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Genii Wishes You All Happy Easter
Replies: 1
Views: 785

Re: The Genii Wishes You All Happy Easter

To you and yours as well Richard!
Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
January 26th, 2015, 11:45 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Carney Theater Show in Burbank, CA
Replies: 15
Views: 3787

Re: Carney Theater Show in Burbank, CA

It was a great show and my whole family enjoyed it from my 14 year old daughter to my wife who said she liked it as much as when we saw it a few years ago.

Caveman, do you know the name of the dollar bill trick he did towards the end of the show? We were all fried by that one.

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
January 22nd, 2015, 5:16 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Carney Theater Show in Burbank, CA
Replies: 15
Views: 3787

Re: Carney Theater Show in Burbank, CA

I'm really excited to be taking the family on Sunday. John's shows are always a great time and learning experience.

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
December 26th, 2014, 7:58 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: What Magic Item did You Get for the Holidays?
Replies: 33
Views: 7368

Re: What Magic Item did You Get for the Holidays?

An autographed copy of T. Nelson Downs "Art of Magic"
Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
September 17th, 2014, 9:11 pm
Forum: Convention Reports
Topic: A Day of Lectures 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2783

Re: A Day of Lectures 2014

I could not find a button or link to register. I followed the registration tab but saw info without a place to pay. Did anyone else have an issue?

Joe
by Joe Naud
August 25th, 2014, 4:15 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Recovered Podcasts
Replies: 4
Views: 1125

Re: Recovered Podcasts

Dodd, I for one am glad to see you still plugging away at these as they are a great resource and very entertaining. Do you have any new interviews you are working on?

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
August 15th, 2014, 10:54 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Books For Sales Only Here
Replies: 0
Views: 617

Books For Sales Only Here

For sale here: Al Koran's Professional Presentations, Hardcover no jacket, Supreme Magic Publisher, as new $15.00 Silver Special: The Lost Treasure of Roy Johnson, Hardcover with dust jacket, small tear to front top of jacket, Goodlife Publisher, book as new other than jacket tear, $15.00 Words Abou...
by Joe Naud
July 26th, 2014, 5:08 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WTB Lassen or Schoolcraft expanded Kennedy half heads
Replies: 0
Views: 865

WTB Lassen or Schoolcraft expanded Kennedy half heads

If you have one laying around your not using shoot me a PM here on the forum.
Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
July 20th, 2014, 3:26 pm
Forum: Kaufman & Company
Topic: The vernon touch book
Replies: 56
Views: 31548

Re: The vernon touch book

Sold for $76
by Joe Naud
July 14th, 2014, 1:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Build the Card Castle of Your Dreams
Replies: 0
Views: 972

Build the Card Castle of Your Dreams

This is a pretty cool idea. Check it out.

http://www.thegrommet.com/skallops-card ... LGCATJAOMK

Peace, Joe
by Joe Naud
July 11th, 2014, 7:10 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Johnson Products version of Al 'N Nate coin box
Replies: 2
Views: 1813

Re: Johnson Products version of Al 'N Nate coin box

Kathy Lawton at Johnson has been there forever and I'm sure she can help you with this, you can just give her call during the week. She is the bend over backwards type when it comes to customer service. I used to ride my bike about 10 miles one way to buy my stuff direct from her in the late 70's. I...
by Joe Naud
June 15th, 2014, 11:50 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy Fathers Day Genii Nation
Replies: 1
Views: 587

Happy Fathers Day Genii Nation

Genii Nation, I wish you all you dads out there a very happy Fathers Day. I wish I could say I was that perfect father but yea, I screwed up enough times to maybe even out the positive with the negative. I did pass along my love for magic to my son and while neither of us may ever perform for people...
by Joe Naud
June 15th, 2014, 11:40 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Denny Haney's newsletter
Replies: 7
Views: 1819

Re: Denny Haney's newsletter

My wife might say I love my books more than her and like many others I always get the "another magic book, really we need another magic book" comment. I have gotten most of my books by using a computer or smart phone or as recently as a couple of weeks ago via an in person/online auction. ...
by Joe Naud
April 13th, 2014, 3:10 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Magic-Con 2014 Decks for Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 938

Re: Magic-Con 2014 Decks for Sale

Thanks for adding the link!
Joe
by Joe Naud
April 12th, 2014, 1:46 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Magic-Con 2014 Decks for Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 938

Magic-Con 2014 Decks for Sale

Check eBay for my auction for these limited edition decks available only available at the convention. Sorry no link. Search "Magic-Con" and you will see them available through "jcenterprises-half".
Thanks, Joe
by Joe Naud
April 9th, 2014, 3:18 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: 2014 Magic-Con Are You Attending?
Replies: 2
Views: 802

2014 Magic-Con Are You Attending?

All, I'm heading off to Magic-Con at 0 dark thirty Friday morning to enjoy the weekend. This has been a great event in the past and the two year wait this year was too long. Anyway I was just wondering how many folks on the forum here might be attending. I'll have some of my close-up magic stages fo...
by Joe Naud
March 28th, 2014, 2:15 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Hofzinser book by Magic Christian
Replies: 56
Views: 11842

Re: Hofzinser book by Magic Christian

Woo hoo, look who just showed up on my doorstep, yep. Final payment made a few days ago and now its finally here. Being in retail and wholesale book selling for over 30 years and seeing how poor the quality of todays volumes has begun it is wonderful to see such a beautifully crafted set of books. N...
by Joe Naud
February 22nd, 2014, 4:07 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Academy of Magical Arts Awards Show in April
Replies: 6
Views: 1519

Re: Academy of Magical Arts Awards Show in April

Don, I think I can help you out getting back to LA. My son and I will be at Magic-con. Send me a PM on the forum with your email and we can work out the details.
Joe

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