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by Bob Alan
April 21st, 2005, 6:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Sad news, Di Sato passed away
Replies: 0
Views: 150

Sad news, Di Sato passed away

Very sad news, I got a phone call today from my friend Gerrit Brengman(Deputy Secretary-General of the FISM) to say that his best friend Di Sato(Harry Thierry), passed away this Wednesday, he was 67 year old. Harry Thiery was 2 times winner of a FISM award. The first one in 1964 in Barcelona, the fi...
by Bob Alan
December 23rd, 2004, 6:44 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Hofzinser's unsolved card problem
Replies: 61
Views: 5397

Re: Hofzinser's unsolved card problem

Hi,
the year of copyright of the Cyprian's book, is: C 1978 by Karl Fulves.
Karl Fulves wrote also the preface, and the date is July 10, 1978

Bob Alan
by Bob Alan
November 25th, 2004, 5:41 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: business card tricks
Replies: 23
Views: 647

Re: business card tricks

Originally posted by Ian Kendall:
OK then, there's two books :)
And the second one is may be: Business Card Miracles by Jon Jensen published i think in 1998.
Bob Alan
by Bob Alan
November 23rd, 2004, 5:53 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: business card tricks
Replies: 23
Views: 647

Re: business card tricks

Originally posted by Ian Kendall:
I believe there was a book put out a few years ago which was all tricks with business cards.Also
I think it's from Ken de Courcy and the title is "My Card Sir"

Bob Alan
by Bob Alan
December 5th, 2003, 5:47 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Leipzig / Hunter Cigar Trick
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Re: Leipzig / Hunter Cigar Trick

Hocus Pocus sells these purses:Cigar Purses by Brian O'Neill
The direct link is: https://hocus-pocus.com/magicshop/produ ... ?item=4236
by Bob Alan
November 24th, 2003, 12:59 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Larry Becker's Casino Royale
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: Larry Becker's Casino Royale

This is the exact link for Becker's Casino Royale:
http://www.collectorsworkshop.com/cgi-b ... 5&options=
by Bob Alan
November 23rd, 2003, 7:08 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Platform Cards Across
Replies: 63
Views: 3654

Re: Platform Cards Across

If you want to find Devant's method, hidden somewhere, look in the Linking Ring magazines! after 1954 and before 2000! ;)
by Bob Alan
November 23rd, 2003, 3:10 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Need Patter for Ambitious Card Routine
Replies: 23
Views: 1053

Re: Need Patter for Ambitious Card Routine

There is a nice routine with patter in:
Card Stories by Ariel Frailich.
A book about entertaining with cards with many fine routines and ideas.
The name of the routine is DIY Ambitious Card.

Bob Alan ;)
by Bob Alan
November 18th, 2003, 3:42 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Standup Card Routines
Replies: 55
Views: 1811

Re: Standup Card Routines

[QUOTE]Originally posted by Psychic: [QB] I swear that I saw another version of this in some book written before 1954.I must check it out. There is a version of this in MORE CARD MANIPULATION N2 -Jean Hugard: the title is: Poker hand repeat trick by P.W. Miller You can find it on page 33. And right,...
by Bob Alan
February 10th, 2003, 6:05 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Forcing Numbers
Replies: 10
Views: 699

Re: Forcing Numbers

hi,
you can also find "202 Methods of Forcing" online on The Learned Pig Project web site: http://www.thelearnedpig.com.pa/

Bob
by Bob Alan
February 10th, 2003, 5:42 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: mental card tricks
Replies: 15
Views: 899

Re: mental card tricks

Hi,
look also: Disposition in Mind,Myth & Magic of T.A. WATERS
Bob

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