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by David Prouty
March 24th, 2015, 12:33 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Persi Diaconis on card shuffling...
Replies: 3
Views: 1681

Persi Diaconis on card shuffling...


by David Prouty
February 24th, 2015, 3:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Gotta love this picture
Replies: 1
Views: 643

Re: Gotta love this picture

Looks like a ZZ Top convention...
by David Prouty
January 16th, 2015, 10:33 am
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: It's not Magic, but... not sure what it is...
Replies: 0
Views: 659

It's not Magic, but... not sure what it is...

Back in 2013 my 18 yr old daughter and I were talking about the creative process, and as we were unpacking a large uHaul box, I commented how I could see a Tardis in the box, in the same sense a sculptor sees a figure in a block of marble. She then essentially challanged me to action, and this is th...
by David Prouty
December 8th, 2014, 12:09 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life
Replies: 4
Views: 1058

Re: FSH: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life

Final Price Reduction! $260.00 Folks, I am willing to part with this at cost, plus S&H... (Continental USA) I aquired this pristine out of print edition when it was released in 2002 for $250, copies are now offered on Amazon for $750... Payment via PayPal or Money Order, S&H included (Contin...
by David Prouty
December 4th, 2014, 9:55 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life
Replies: 4
Views: 1058

Re: FSH: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life

Price Reduction!

$275.00

Payment via PayPal or Money Order, S&H included (Continental USA)

Inquiries: daprouty@gmail.com
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Thank You!

David Prouty
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Houston, Texas 77095
(713) 410-4227
by David Prouty
December 2nd, 2014, 11:16 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life
Replies: 4
Views: 1058

FSH: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life

I am looking for a new curator for this pristine Miracle Factory classic: The Magic of Robert-Houdin: An Artist's Life Christian Fechner Edited by Todd Karr Published 2003 Two volumes with slipcase 863 pages Over 1200 illustrations 60 color pages "In one of the most elegant magic books ever pro...
by David Prouty
November 4th, 2014, 12:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: One Handed Card Magic
Replies: 10
Views: 3183

Re: One Handed Card Magic

A favorite of mine... The One Handed Poker Deal, Darwin Ortiz, Cardshark.
by David Prouty
April 21st, 2014, 8:34 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH:Books that need a new home...
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Re: FSH:Books that need a new home...

Ken Brooke's Magic: The Unique Years - AVAILABLE
by David Prouty
April 20th, 2014, 9:30 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH:Books that need a new home...
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Re: FSH:Books that need a new home...

Ken Brooke's Magic: The Unique Years. - ON HOLD
by David Prouty
April 20th, 2014, 8:33 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH:Books that need a new home...
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Re: FSH:Books that need a new home...

Andrus Card Control Vols 1&2 - SOLD
by David Prouty
April 19th, 2014, 10:32 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH:Books that need a new home...
Replies: 3
Views: 727

FSH:Books that need a new home...

The following books need new curators... https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t1.0-9/10277601_769954003017069_6641052168012664511_n.jpg 1: Gary Kurtz/Unexplainable Acts ,By Richard Kaufman:Kaufman&Greenberg 1st Ed.1990... $35 2: Ken Brookes’s Magic: The Unique Years : Supreme ...
by David Prouty
April 16th, 2014, 5:25 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

The Secret Ways of Al Baker - SOLD
by David Prouty
April 15th, 2014, 12:02 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

The final last call on these excellent books! 1. The Ganson Book, Lewis Ganson, Supreme Magic 1982, dj shows wear...$20 2. The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings, Mike Maxwell L&L 1986...$20 3. The Art of Astonishment, Paul Harris Vols 1-3, L&L 1996 (Pristine)...$95 4. The Secret Ways of Al Bak...
by David Prouty
April 6th, 2014, 3:11 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

Last call on the following ... 1. Little Egypt Book of Numbers, Steve Bryant, H&R Books 1st ed. 2004...$10 2. The Ganson Book, Lewis Ganson, Supreme Magic 1982, dj shows wear...$25 3. The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings, Mike Maxwell L&L 1986...$20 4. The Art of Astonishment, Paul Harris Vol...
by David Prouty
March 26th, 2014, 3:29 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

7. Spherical Sorcery /Recollections of a Pro, Maurice Rooklyn, 1973, signed - SOLD
9. Balls! Lessons in Side Arm Snookery, Richard Kaufman, Tannens 1977 - SOLD
by David Prouty
March 26th, 2014, 2:55 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

12. Fakini Multiplying Billiard Balls: White 2", 3 balls and shell - SOLD
14. Fakini Manipulation Balls: 2" Set of 4 (red,blue,green,yellow) - SOLD
by David Prouty
March 26th, 2014, 11:20 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

Price Reductions on all items! 1. Little Egypt Book of Numbers, Steve Bryant, H&R Books 1st ed. 2004...$15 2. The Ganson Book, Lewis Ganson, Supreme Magic 1982, dj shows wear...$30 3. The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings, Mike Maxwell L&L 1986...$25 4. The Art of Astonishment, Paul Harris Vol...
by David Prouty
March 21st, 2014, 1:11 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

Re: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

Fakini Golf Balls - SOLD
The Annotated Slydini. - SOLD
The Complete Cups and Balls - Michael Ammar. - Pending...
by David Prouty
March 20th, 2014, 5:44 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!
Replies: 8
Views: 1743

FSH: Books and Billiard Balls!

I need new curators for the following books: 1. Tarbell #1, good condition w/ dj, D.Robbins 14th printing 1996... $10 2. Little Egypt Book of Numbers, Steve Bryant, H&R Books 1st ed. 2004... $20 3. The Ganson Book, Lewis Ganson, Supreme Magic 1982, dj shows wear... $35 4. The Complete Cups and ...
by David Prouty
August 6th, 2013, 6:56 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Come Fly With Me/Pure Effect/Road Hustler
Replies: 1
Views: 614

Re: FSH: Come Fly With Me/Pure Effect/Road Hustler

Come Fly With Me - SOLD

Road Hustler - SOLD

Pure Effect - SOLD

Thank You !
by David Prouty
August 6th, 2013, 11:27 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Come Fly With Me/Pure Effect/Road Hustler
Replies: 1
Views: 614

FSH: Come Fly With Me/Pure Effect/Road Hustler

I need to find new curators for the following: Come Fly With Me / Mark Mason (Kennedy Halves) This is a superlative effect, and the craftmanship of the coins is world class, alas, I am NOT a coin guy. I bought this set a couple years ago for $320, and now am ready to let it go to someone who will us...
by David Prouty
March 21st, 2013, 8:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: The April Issue will be Mailed on Monday
Replies: 72
Views: 7715

Re: The April Issue will be Mailed on Monday

Arrived in Houston 3/20 ...
by David Prouty
February 12th, 2013, 1:57 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Re: FSH: Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5

Price Reduction!!! Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1-5 Complete matching set (#333/500) Included:61 page alphabetical index to vols 1-5 (printed/bound) $ 950.00 Excellent condition,Like New... Payment via PayPal or Money Order, S&H,Insurance included (Continental USA) Thank You! David Pr...
by David Prouty
February 10th, 2013, 10:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: One way to memorize a deck
Replies: 19
Views: 2250

Re: One way to memorize a deck

Vincent Hedan of France has a fantastic effect "10,000 decimals of Pi" based on knowledge of one of six non-periodical stacks (Mnemonica, Aronson, Osterland, Nikola, Joyal, or (Claude) Rix)...

Vincent Hedan's 10,000 decimals of Pi ...
by David Prouty
February 8th, 2013, 9:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: One way to memorize a deck
Replies: 19
Views: 2250

Re: One way to memorize a deck

Here's Joshua Foer's excellent TED talk...
Joshua Foer: Feats of memory anyone can do
by David Prouty
February 5th, 2013, 12:35 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Re: FSH: Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5

Price Reduction!! $ 1,000.00 Complete matching set (#333/500) at cost! Excellent condition,Like New... Payment via PayPal or Money Order, S&H,Insurance included (Continental USA) Thank You! David Prouty 7843 Sunny Ridge Dr. Houston, Texas 77095 (713) 410-4227 Inquiries: <!-- e --><a href="mailto...
by David Prouty
February 4th, 2013, 1:17 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FSH: Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5
Replies: 3
Views: 623

FSH: Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5

Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks Volumes 1 - 5 by L&L Publishing Like new, number 333/500 complete matched set. $1,100.00 Payment via PayPal or Money Order, S&H included (Continental USA) Inquiries: <!-- e --><a href="mailto:daprouty@gmail.com">daprouty@gmail.com</a><!-- e --> Thank You! Davi...
by David Prouty
January 8th, 2013, 2:33 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Rubik's Cube moves...
Replies: 1
Views: 491

Rubik's Cube moves...

Kinda like applying 8 faro shuffles to a Rubik's Cube...

How to Cheat and Look Like You Can Solve the Rubik's Cube:

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