The Chicago Surprise

A place where beginners can participate, ask questions, and post their views. However, beginners typically ask a lot of questions about sources, tricks, books, and so on. In fact, all magicians are interested (or should be) in the provenance of tricks, ideas, and related matters. This department will service these needs.

Postby Guest » 06/07/06 01:30 AM

Hi,I'm new to the genii forums and I want to say this is one of the better forums I've been in.I've been doing magic for about 8 years and every once in awhile I look through books I buy that pile up and I found"the chicago surprise by Whit Haydn".Is anyone familar with this and my question is can someone explain to me the 2nd phase or the "out" when the force card I'snt choosen,for some strange reason I'm not understanding it,thanks
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Postby Guest » 06/07/06 08:36 AM

Maybe it'll help if you see Whit perform it. www.scoundrelsphotos.com has him performing it at the Magic Castle. The particular performance required him to use the out that you're wondering about.
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