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by Dick Koornwinder
June 23rd, 2004, 6:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Fred Kaps on DVD
Replies: 59
Views: 6226

Re: Fred Kaps on DVD

Mr. Mercurio, Although I have nothing to do with the distribution of the DVD I have made a few phone calls and I found out your local dealer has ordered a couple of DVDs and has chosen for Standard mail instead of Priority mail. With Priority mail it will take about a week or even less to the USA an...
by Dick Koornwinder
May 8th, 2004, 2:47 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ending this weekend - Original Koornwinder Kars on eBAY
Replies: 0
Views: 182

Ending this weekend - Original Koornwinder Kars on eBAY

Yes there are two original Koornwinder Kars on eBay: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=14014&item=2242646361">http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 2242646361</a><!-- m --> <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://cgi.ebay.com/...
by Dick Koornwinder
April 20th, 2004, 7:12 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Treasure chest of Madame Richy made by Hardini on Ebay!
Replies: 2
Views: 211

Re: The Treasure chest of Madame Richy made by Hardini on Ebay!

Hi Richard, Im afraid the link you are mentioning for that wonderful Treasure Chest is not working. I would suggest the following link: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=427&item=2239917640&rd=1&ssPageName=WDVW">http://cgi.ebay...
by Dick Koornwinder
April 10th, 2004, 9:01 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: ENDS April-11 18:18 PDT - Original Koornwinder Kar on eBay
Replies: 1
Views: 275

ENDS April-11 18:18 PDT - Original Koornwinder Kar on eBay

Yes.another brand new Kar is for sale. The perfect Easter gift! Realize buying an original Koornwinder Kar is always a good investment. Jan-03-03 a second-hand Kar has been sold on eBay for $202.50 (item #2152422658) Now check: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...
by Dick Koornwinder
April 8th, 2004, 6:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fred Kaps on DVD
Replies: 59
Views: 6226

Re: Fred Kaps on DVD

Mr. Turner, I have just simulated if I was you (the feeling to live in Atlanta was very attractive) and I was able to order the Fred Kaps DVD on www.fredkapsdvd.com. BTW if you click here somewhere on the Genii forum on my profile button you can find my E-mail address. I have nothing to do with the ...
by Dick Koornwinder
April 2nd, 2004, 4:20 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: ENDS SUNDAY 17:30 PDT - Original Koornwinder Kar on Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 309

ENDS SUNDAY 17:30 PDT - Original Koornwinder Kar on Ebay

ENDS Sunday 17:30 PDT - Original Koornwinder Kar on Ebay Yes.Kar number 2350 is for sale. Realize buying an original Koornwinder Kar is always a good investment. Jan-03-03 a secondhand Kar has been sold on Ebay for $202.50 (item #2152422658) Now check: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://cgi....
by Dick Koornwinder
March 30th, 2004, 6:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Fred Kaps on DVD
Replies: 59
Views: 6226

Re: Fred Kaps on DVD

Last August Philppe Nol wrote: let's hope that video clips of Kaps will be available in a near future. Well Mr. Nol there is now a DVD with a lot of clips and Im sure you will like every minute of the 104 minutes. I assure you the site is completely secure. A few postings back Graham Nichols has des...
by Dick Koornwinder
March 28th, 2004, 5:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fred Kaps on DVD
Replies: 59
Views: 6226

Re: Fred Kaps on DVD

Thanks Pete. Thank you very Dutch. BTW you know Pete is always exaggerating. Almost every question about the Fred Kaps DVD has already been answered. Let me tell you one more time the DVD is completely NTSC compatible and can be played all over the world on any DVD player. In an early state of the p...
by Dick Koornwinder
March 20th, 2004, 4:47 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: LAST DAY: Original Koornwinder Kar on eBay
Replies: 0
Views: 172

LAST DAY: Original Koornwinder Kar on eBay

The bidding is slow...so this is your chance to have your own numbered Kar.
http://cgi.ebay.nl/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vie ... 2232816599
by Dick Koornwinder
October 19th, 2003, 2:10 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Is That Guy Still In The Plastic Box?
Replies: 27
Views: 1911

Re: Is That Guy Still In The Plastic Box?

Blaine is no longer in The Plastic Box. He has ended his act (?) and is brought to the hospital. Blaine suffered competition from Prime Minister Blair who was also in the hospital today. Can you imagine the confusion in the papers? A Blaine and a Blair.
Dick Koornwinder
by Dick Koornwinder
August 14th, 2003, 2:41 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Official Fred Kaps Web Site
Replies: 10
Views: 808

Re: The Official Fred Kaps Web Site

Dear D.T. Nethery, Martin Theuns is the webmaster of the FK site and he has confessed immediately there was something wrong with some slashes and he has solved the problem in the meantime. We are overwhelmed by the interest for the site. Yesterday, Wednesday, we have had 884 hits. Im wondering if th...
by Dick Koornwinder
August 12th, 2003, 3:36 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Nemo Jumbo Rising Cards
Replies: 22
Views: 4341

Re: Nemo Jumbo Rising Cards

Ken Brooke was selling the routine with Piatnik Jumbo Cards. Piatnik cards are thinner and more important also smoother. It was easy to check. The houlette is standing on top of my desk. I can imagine the spectator will tell later the envelope was in her hands but the truth is that the envelope is s...
by Dick Koornwinder
August 12th, 2003, 2:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Official Fred Kaps Web Site
Replies: 10
Views: 808

Re: The Official Fred Kaps Web Site

Hi all. I understood the temperature in the Netherlands is at the moment higher than in L.A. Here we are not familiar with those high temperatures, so we are suffering. But nevertheless there is an update on the Fred Kaps site (<!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.fredkaps.com">www.fredkap...
by Dick Koornwinder
May 24th, 2003, 7:27 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fred Kaps on Tommy Wonder DVD ???
Replies: 16
Views: 969

Re: Fred Kaps on Tommy Wonder DVD ???

You are right Tom. It is Fred Kaps in the front row! Tommy Wonder was performing during a contest and Kaps was one of the judges.
Dick
by Dick Koornwinder
March 19th, 2003, 5:15 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fred Kaps on DVD?
Replies: 45
Views: 3999

Re: Fred Kaps on DVD?

If you you look at sellers other items it looks if this fellow (voyant100) on Ebay is specialized in bootlegs. The bidding is slow. I think the seller is using Ebay as a window to promote his tapes and DVDs. I regret by this posting Im also promoting his business. It is fun to read the feedback revi...
by Dick Koornwinder
March 12th, 2003, 6:05 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fred Kaps on DVD?
Replies: 45
Views: 3999

Re: Fred Kaps on DVD?

By coincidence I have had yesterday a long conversation with one of the daughters of Kaps and also with the brother of Nellie (Bongers) Kaps. So Im a little surprised by Petes posting of March 11. I am working with Kaps' heirs to work out a rights deal to possibly market a set of tapes. Especially b...
by Dick Koornwinder
February 27th, 2003, 4:39 pm
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Ken Brooke
Replies: 177
Views: 47544

Re: Ken Brooke

Steve, Very close to Amsterdam there is a nice magic shop. If you give me a mail in May Ill give you an update! Not really magic related but when Eugene Burger is in town he is always visiting The Torture Museum at least once. :confused: :confused: BTW there was a double murder in the hotel where he...
by Dick Koornwinder
February 20th, 2003, 6:36 pm
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Ken Brooke
Replies: 177
Views: 47544

Re: Ken Brooke

This is a fascinating thread. It took me some time to read all the postings. One thing for sure I havent had a boring moment. First I do owe Ken a lot, he has put my name on the magic map by marketing a few of my effects in the early seventies of the last century. Fred Kaps has introduced me to Ken ...
by Dick Koornwinder
February 15th, 2003, 8:57 pm
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Kaps, the person and the magician
Replies: 61
Views: 3668

Re: Kaps, the person and the magician

Sebastien Clergue was quite correct. <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://geniimagazine.com/forum/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=1;t=000693#000000">http://geniimagazine.com/forum/cgi-bin/ ... 693#000000</a><!-- m --> I have informed Pete, within twenty minutes when I have heard the sad...
by Dick Koornwinder
January 5th, 2003, 7:41 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Greedy Bastard on eBay
Replies: 42
Views: 2265

Re: Greedy Bastard on eBay

Well, there are greedy sellers but also a lot of strange bidders on eBay. Last Friday there was an original Koornwinder Kar for sale. Im still in shock. :confused: :confused: :confused: In the last 29 minutes the price went up from, a reasonable, $93 to $202.50. I congratulate the seller!!
by Dick Koornwinder
December 4th, 2002, 1:03 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Dec. 8 - Magic Castle Lecture
Replies: 6
Views: 647

Re: Dec. 8 - Magic Castle Lecture

Hi all,
I'm jealous to all of you who are able to attend the lecture of Paul. For me the distance is just a little too far. His material is outstanding! And BTW he is the only fleet owner of my little Kar in this part of the universe.

Kind regards,
Dick Koornwinder
by Dick Koornwinder
December 2nd, 2002, 1:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: December Genii is in the mail! Look out for Aaron Fisher.
Replies: 51
Views: 4777

Re: December Genii is in the mail! Look out for Aaron Fisher.

Hi,
My copy arrived today in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Another 104 pages of great reading stuff!!!
Kind regards,
Dick Koornwinder
by Dick Koornwinder
September 3rd, 2002, 12:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is Martin Lewis in your mailbox yet?
Replies: 90
Views: 14640

Re: Is Martin Lewis in your mailbox yet?

Got mine today in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (via Danmark) in mint condition.
Dick :) :)
:genii:
by Dick Koornwinder
July 24th, 2002, 8:15 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Stevens Magic Emporium
Replies: 121
Views: 21612

Re: Stevens Magic Emporium

I also checked the website of Zauberzentrale Mnchen and was a little bit surprised, that's an understatement, by what Mr. Voit is telling us about the Martinka chairs: More than once versions of this effect appeared in front of us, either imported from the USA or fiddled together in Germany, and alw...
by Dick Koornwinder
June 22nd, 2002, 12:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: July Issue with Oscar Munoz: Have you Received Your Copy?
Replies: 45
Views: 4735

Re: July Issue with Oscar Munoz: Have you Received Your Copy?

A message from The Netherlands.
My copy arrived today via Danmark. World distribution did a wonderful job!
First impression: Great!! :) :)
by Dick Koornwinder
May 13th, 2002, 7:03 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: stuff on ebay
Replies: 13
Views: 846

Re: stuff on ebay

Yes I know my Kars are selling very fast. I agree with Michael Sibbernsen, Pete did well! Especially if you realize I selected Pete a couple of years ago as the test driver for the US. So it was a present and that explains why Pete didn't know the retail prize. If Mr. Biro has sold a Kar I built in ...
by Dick Koornwinder
April 4th, 2002, 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is Johnny Lonn well known?
Replies: 16
Views: 1353

Re: Is Johnny Lonn well known?

Tom, To reassure you there is no doubt Johnny Lonn is very well known. The first time I have seen his act was during the FISM'67 convention in Baden Baden, Germany. Comedy combined with skilful manipulations was a really eye-opener for me and many others. BTW Baden Baden was the first FISM with a bi...
by Dick Koornwinder
April 2nd, 2002, 4:08 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Flip Stuff
Replies: 1
Views: 349

Re: Flip Stuff

Mark,
I think the best source is Fl!p himself. The E-mail address of Fl!p: flip_magic@hotmail.com
Don't miss the _ between flip and magic.
Kind regards,
Dick
by Dick Koornwinder
March 30th, 2002, 8:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: New Forum Feature
Replies: 14
Views: 1309

Re: New Forum Feature

I have to confess I didn't notice the new forum feature until I received two E-mails. One of the visitors of the forum asked me if I ever sleep (it was very early in the morning in the Netherlands) and there was also the question if the original Koornwinder Kar is still available. I was able to resp...
by Dick Koornwinder
February 13th, 2002, 1:58 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fred Kaps instructional video?
Replies: 46
Views: 10624

Re: Fred Kaps instructional video?

Hi everybody, I thought this topic was already closed and had the intention to answer some people personally. I'm now happy to use this forum again. Andrew in the program Heroes of Magic is also a registration of Kaps performing the Homing Cards (1978). This is a true lesson in acting. The way Kaps ...
by Dick Koornwinder
February 10th, 2002, 2:37 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fred Kaps instructional video?
Replies: 46
Views: 10624

Re: Fred Kaps instructional video?

By some reason I do hear that question very often. A sort of an answer. It would be wonderful if the Kaps book would be presented during FISM 2003 in The Hague, The Netherlands. www.fism2003.com Yes&#8230;that would be wonderful!!!
by Dick Koornwinder
February 10th, 2002, 1:14 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fred Kaps instructional video?
Replies: 46
Views: 10624

Re: Fred Kaps instructional video?

There are two Fred Kaps instructional films. Filmed on 8mm by Max Mindlin and edited by Kaps himself. Mindlin died a couple of years ago during a fire in his house. Pete Biro has written in the summer of 1972 the lecture notes of Kaps. There is a list of the items performed in the films included.Sho...
by Dick Koornwinder
January 17th, 2002, 4:06 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Burger Displays Dirt Under Fingernails During Latest Video
Replies: 27
Views: 3146

Re: Burger Displays Dirt Under Fingernails During Latest Video

To Jon and Pete: A late reaction on your postings of January 4th. BTW it is funny if you realize this a reply on the topic: Burger Displays Dirt Under Fingernails During Latest Video. Jon especially thanks for your compliments about CLOCKAUDACIOUS (the Joker/Clock trick). English is not my native la...

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