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by mrmagik68
February 20th, 2021, 11:45 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: VARIATIONS & VERSATILE CARD MAGIC
Replies: 4
Views: 339

Re: LF: VARIATIONS & VERSATILE CARD MAGIC

Hi MarcoTX,

Thanks for your message, much appreciated. I'm looking for used copies at "used copy prices" but, if I'm not able to secure used copies of these books, I will definitely visit the link you provided. Thanks again & be well!


Best,

Roberto
by mrmagik68
February 20th, 2021, 10:35 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: VARIATIONS & VERSATILE CARD MAGIC
Replies: 4
Views: 339

LF: VARIATIONS & VERSATILE CARD MAGIC

Hi all! I'm looking for a used copy of Earl Nelson's Variations Revisited and Frank Simon's Versatile Card Mage Revisited. If anyone has these and wants to part with them, please shoot me an email at: mrmagik@optonline.net


Thanks!


Roberto
by mrmagik68
February 18th, 2021, 1:01 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: RIP David Roth
Replies: 40
Views: 4780

Re: RIP David Roth

Brad Jeffers wrote:HERE is a clearer copy of the video Alfred posted. It was posted by Peter Samelson, who along with Dorothy Dietrich, appeared on the same show.

HERE is the interview segment of the program.



Brad, that was a great video! Thanks for posting this!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
February 16th, 2021, 11:40 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: PIRATE SITE
Replies: 2
Views: 738

Re: PIRATE SITE

I'm so glad I didn't complete the purchase!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
February 16th, 2021, 11:22 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: PIRATE SITE
Replies: 2
Views: 738

PIRATE SITE

Happy Tuesday All! Not sure I'm posting this in the right area. Has anyone done business with a magic website, ? I almost purchased some instant downloads from them but became weary from their ridiculously low prices. I just didn't get a good vibe so I didn't complete my purchase. Has anyone purchas...
by mrmagik68
February 13th, 2021, 2:38 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Skinner's Professional Close Up DVDs
Replies: 6
Views: 565

Re: LF: Skinner's Professional Close Up DVDs

Richard,

Are there any other instructional videos available of Skinner performing in his prime?



Roberto
by mrmagik68
February 12th, 2021, 10:36 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Skinner's Professional Close Up DVDs
Replies: 6
Views: 565

LF: Skinner's Professional Close Up DVDs

Happy Friday All!!

I'm looking for a used set of the Mike Skinner Professional Close Up Magic DVD series. If anyone has this set or the individual DVD they'd like to part with, please email me at: mrmagik@optonline.net

Many thanks!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
January 31st, 2021, 9:44 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Cardboard Chameleons
Replies: 1
Views: 238

Cardboard Chameleons

Hey all! Is Cardboard Chameleons by Daryl still available for purchase nowadays? I've searched several different online magic shops but can't seem to find this available for purchase. I did see the Greater Magic Video Library DVD for sale but I'm really not interested in any of the other effects tau...
by mrmagik68
January 30th, 2021, 4:55 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

You are correct, magic fish. The move is titled, Hand-to-Hand Card Transfer by Dai Vernon in ECT.


Roberto
by mrmagik68
January 25th, 2021, 12:36 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

It's a great move to give the impression that you're hands are empty especially while you let the spectator shuffle the deck. I've been practicing it since last night. It's not difficult to do at all but you have to work it until you can do it smooth and fluid. Thank you all for helping me find the ...
by mrmagik68
January 24th, 2021, 11:10 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

That's the listing you should look at: "Vernon" in "Change Over Palms" . Denis, Thank you! I forgot I also had the downloaded version of ECT from Conjuring Arts and found the Vernon Hand-to-Hand Card Transfer on page 455 just like your reference states. This is the move I was lo...
by mrmagik68
January 24th, 2021, 6:39 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

Denis Behr wrote:That's the listing you should look at: "Vernon" in "Change Over Palms".



Darn it! I'm not having any luck. I just tried to look it up in ECT but I have the old Dover edition which doesn't have it. Thanks!


Roberto
by mrmagik68
January 24th, 2021, 6:24 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

Richard Kaufman wrote:What you are looking for is NOT called the Vernon Transfer Move.
What you ARE looking for is the Vernon Handwashing Move. It is described in Cliff Green's book Professional Card Magic (1961).


Okay, that makes sense. Unfortunately, I don't have the Cliff Green book, thanks Richard! :(




Roberto
by mrmagik68
January 24th, 2021, 6:22 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

DChung wrote:Well, it's definitely in Card College volume 3, simply called the Transfer move.

https://www.conjuringarchive.com/list/c ... light=7461



I looked that one up but, that's not the one I'm looking for. Thanks!


Roberto
by mrmagik68
January 24th, 2021, 2:01 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Re: Vernon's Transfer Move

Hi Joe,

Yes, I looked up several of the references from that site but, there are one or two more I need to look up when I get home tonight. Some of the sources, I don't have those books. I was really hoping I could find it in Card College but didn't have any luck there. Thanks!


Roberto
by mrmagik68
January 24th, 2021, 1:23 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Vernon's Transfer Move
Replies: 17
Views: 774

Vernon's Transfer Move

Hey all!! Hope everyone is doing well. I'm trying to find a detailed explanation of the Vernon Transfer move with a single card. This is the version where you transfer a single card from left hand palm to right hand palm. I've looked up a few books (Card College, Vernon's Inner Trilogy, Collected Al...
by mrmagik68
December 24th, 2020, 11:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Searching For Reviews
Replies: 5
Views: 853

Re: Searching For Reviews

Hi Bill,

Thank you for your response. I will certainly try that. Genii forum members rock!!!




Roberto
by mrmagik68
December 24th, 2020, 1:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Searching For Reviews
Replies: 5
Views: 853

Searching For Reviews

Happy Holidays All!

I was wondering, what is the best way to search for product reviews in Genii magazines. For example, say I want to read a review of Ryan Plunkett's Distilled book. What's the best or fastest way for me to find that review in my Genii subscription? Thanks!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
December 20th, 2020, 1:57 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: In Memoriam: Matthew Field
Replies: 2
Views: 1312

In Memoriam: Matthew Field

Happy Holidays All! I just read the Memoriam article in the January 2021 digital issue of Genii on the sad news of Matthew Field. I didn't know Matt but I remember seeing his name quite often in the forum. I may have even traded responses with him once or twice. I had no idea Matt was from the Bronx...
by mrmagik68
December 2nd, 2020, 12:13 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Doc Eason's Card Under Glass DVDs
Replies: 2
Views: 286

Re: LF: Doc Eason's Card Under Glass DVDs

Hey Bill,

Yes, I'm aware of this however my understanding is that this 2-DVD set offers a lot more than the Bar Magic video. Thanks.


Roberto
by mrmagik68
November 30th, 2020, 11:10 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Doc Eason's Card Under Glass DVDs
Replies: 2
Views: 286

LF: Doc Eason's Card Under Glass DVDs

Happy Holidays all!

I'm looking for a used set of the Doc Eason Card Under Glass DVDs. If anyone has this and is willing to part with it, please PM me or email me at: mrmagik@optonline.net


https://www.vanishingincmagic.com/magic ... der-glass/



Many thanks!

Roberto
by mrmagik68
November 7th, 2020, 2:01 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Un-Expanded Morgan Shell Set!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 607

FS: Un-Expanded Morgan Shell Set!!!

Hello all! I have for sale an Un-Expanded Morgan Shell Set made by Roy Kueppers. The set consists of an unexpanded Silver Morgan Dollar Shell and four re-milled Morgan Silver Dollars. I have also added a teflon disc inside the shell for a quieter fit. It's a beautiful set! Get it now, no waiting for...
by mrmagik68
November 7th, 2020, 12:56 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Kaufman Books...
Replies: 2
Views: 454

Re: LF: Kaufman Books...

Ohhhh! I thought you had published it. My bad!
by mrmagik68
November 6th, 2020, 10:54 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Kaufman Books...
Replies: 2
Views: 454

LF: Kaufman Books...

Hello Genii Members!

I'm looking for the following books. If anyone has a copy that you're willing to part with, please PM me here or email me at: mrmagik@optonline.net, thanks and stay safe!!

-Jennings '67
-Secrets of an Escamateur
-Feints and Temps of Harry Riser



Roberto
by mrmagik68
October 15th, 2020, 1:13 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: eBay: Ray Grismer's SHORTY!
Replies: 0
Views: 639

eBay: Ray Grismer's SHORTY!

Up for auction on eBay is Ray Grismer's SHORTY! A Baffling Short Change Routine written and published by Jeff Busby. See link below.

Thanks!

Roberto



https://www.ebay.com/itm/143786423732?s ... 1555.l2649
by mrmagik68
October 10th, 2020, 12:29 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Secrets Of An Escamoteur by Harry Riser
Replies: 0
Views: 613

LF: Secrets Of An Escamoteur by Harry Riser

Happy Saturday all!

If anyone has Secrets of An Escamoteur by Harry Riser and is looking to part with it, please email me at: mrmagik@optonline.net or you can PM here. Thanks!




Roberto
by mrmagik68
October 7th, 2020, 10:30 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Latta Pass
Replies: 13
Views: 1644

Re: Latta Pass

MagicbyAlfred wrote:
mrmagik68 wrote:It's hard to understand that Mr. Latta never put his pass on video.
Roberto


Maybe he did, but it was so good, no one knew it.




Haha!!! Good one!
by mrmagik68
October 7th, 2020, 10:29 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Latta Pass
Replies: 13
Views: 1644

Re: Latta Pass

Since everyone who does the Pass well does it differently, it really won't make a difference in what depth Latta's Pass is explained. It was unique to him, just as my Pass is unique to me. If you do the Pass, your handling will be unique to you. I agree Richard. I think everyone's pass is unique in...
by mrmagik68
October 7th, 2020, 12:49 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Latta Pass
Replies: 13
Views: 1644

Re: Latta Pass

It's hard to understand that Mr. Latta never put his pass on video. But I look forward to one day seeing his card work in print.



Roberto
by mrmagik68
October 6th, 2020, 1:15 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Latta Pass
Replies: 13
Views: 1644

Latta Pass

Hello all,

I know Geoff Latta was mostly known for his coin work. But I've read that Geoff Latta had one of the best Classic Passes out there. Has he ever taught it in print or in video? Thanks.





Roberto
by mrmagik68
October 3rd, 2020, 12:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rubinstein -OR- Giacomo?
Replies: 16
Views: 2288

Re: Rubinstein -OR- Giacomo?

Thank you all for your wonderful responses/suggestions. I actually went with the Rubinstein book and I don't regret it.



Roberto
by mrmagik68
September 25th, 2020, 1:23 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Devious Standards by Swiss
Replies: 2
Views: 875

Re: LF: Devious Standards by Swiss

Richard,

Yes, I believe they do. I'm just looking for a used copy at a good price. Thanks!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
September 25th, 2020, 12:12 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LF: Devious Standards by Swiss
Replies: 2
Views: 875

LF: Devious Standards by Swiss

Happy Friday all!

If anyone has a copy of Devious Standards by Jamy Ian Swiss that you'd like to part with, please email me at: mrmagik@optonline.net or PM me here. Thanks and have a great weekend!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
August 15th, 2020, 3:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rubinstein -OR- Giacomo?
Replies: 16
Views: 2288

Rubinstein -OR- Giacomo?

Hey folks, I'd like your help in deciding on which coin magic book I should get for now, Rubinstein Coin Magic or Giacomo Bertini System of Amazement? I consider myself an intermediate coin guy. Years ago when I first got started with sleight of hand, coins is what I gravitated towards. I studied Bo...
by mrmagik68
July 13th, 2020, 11:53 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Name This Trick
Replies: 8
Views: 919

Re: Name This Trick

Thank you gentlemen. Yes, I'm aware this is a ACAN plot, I was just hoping to discover if the trick has been published by anyone as I described above. I will definitely look up, Second Deal Card Trick, by Marlo.

Phillippe,

What do you mean by a "faced deck"? Thanks again!


Roberto
by mrmagik68
July 12th, 2020, 9:28 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Name This Trick
Replies: 8
Views: 919

Name This Trick

Hey folks, I hope everyone is doing well. There's a trick I've been doing for a couple years but I cannot remember where I learned the trick from. I can't recall if I read the trick somewhere or if I thought of it independently. I'm almost certain the trick does have an origin. The trick is quick an...
by mrmagik68
August 8th, 2017, 11:30 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ebay-LIFE SAVERS-OOP!
Replies: 1
Views: 689

Re: Ebay-LIFE SAVERS-OOP!

For those that have been searching for this book, the auction ends tomorrow (Aug. 9th) on eBay. The bid is still pretty low at this point. Thanks & good luck!



Roberto
by mrmagik68
August 2nd, 2017, 8:04 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ebay-LIFE SAVERS-OOP!
Replies: 1
Views: 689

Ebay-LIFE SAVERS-OOP!

Hello all,
I just listed my copy of Life Savers by Michael Weber on eBay at a low starting bid. Thank you.


http://www.ebay.com/itm/142464186714?ss ... 1555.l2649


Roberto Gonzalez
2818 Zulette Ave
Bronx, NY 10461
646-667-4333
mrmagik@optonline.net
by mrmagik68
July 27th, 2017, 12:59 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: More DVD Sets For Sale Here!
Replies: 0
Views: 544

More DVD Sets For Sale Here!

Hello all! Up for sale here are: Sankey's Greatest Hits, 3-DVD set . This retails for $75 brand new but you can now own it for just $29.95!! Running time is 5 hours & 21 minutes. The Ultimate Workers by Michael Close, 4-DVD set by L&L Publishing. All are new and sealed except for the first v...
by mrmagik68
July 24th, 2017, 10:52 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Destroyers & Moments by Troy Hooser!
Replies: 1
Views: 538

Re: Destroyers & Moments by Troy Hooser!

This has SOLD! Thank you.

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