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by Earle Oakes
March 2nd, 2002, 1:01 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: NEMO 1500 /Ken Brooke/johnny Thomson
Replies: 16
Views: 2274

Re: NEMO 1500 /Ken Brooke/johnny Thomson

Pete Biro-In Ken Brooke's instructions for Nemo 1500,dated Aug.1973, he stated that 3 years earlier, "Charles Reynolds first mentioned this trick to me." He also said that at that time he had never heard of Johnny Thompson and while he wasn't certain he thought Channing Pollock set the whe...
by Earle Oakes
February 25th, 2002, 1:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mac King.SAM National Convention.Exposure.
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Mac King.SAM National Convention.Exposure.

Mac King has been booked to appear at the SAM National Convention.There has been a lot of comment,pro and con, regarding this booking on the SAMtalk site because of Mac King's teaching tricks on WGM TV Special.Exposure is what is being discussed long and sometimes heated.As I read the comments the c...
by Earle Oakes
February 11th, 2002, 4:12 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Hatton Plate
Replies: 3
Views: 470

Re: Hatton Plate

David,
I have a copy in excellent condition.
If you have not gotten a copy my Email address is-EOakesArtist@webtv.net
Earle
by Earle Oakes
January 24th, 2002, 12:43 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Rare Fulves Periodicals for Sale
Replies: 10
Views: 956

Re: Rare Fulves Periodicals for Sale

Hello Stefano, Rigmarole is a periodical of magic effects of Scarne,Gardner,Schwartz, Fulves,Zarrow and many others.Ordinary effects but unusual handlings.There are ten issues.The additional supplement is titled Verbatim,also ten issues.It contained afterthoughts, comments,gags and cartoons and insi...
by Earle Oakes
January 23rd, 2002, 1:12 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Books from my library for sale.
Replies: 0
Views: 390

Books from my library for sale.

The Vernon Chronicles.DeLuxe Editions. Leather bound,Slip Cased.Vol.1,2,3,4. Of course all are signed by Dai Vernon and each Vol. has a special supplement that only came with this Edition.Mint Condition. $1800.00 PP and Insured. Vernon's Revelations $125.00 PP&Ins. Earl Nelson's Variations Mark ...
by Earle Oakes
January 23rd, 2002, 12:27 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: A Diabolical Apparatus, But No Good Routine in 50 Years
Replies: 62
Views: 5652

Re: A Diabolical Apparatus, But No Good Routine in 50 Years

Bill Duncan, Shigeo Takagi's routine used a solid wooden cup(very much like a Mikame cup) and it did predate Paul Harris' Beenie Weenie. He later had a later model that was a solid cup that broke apart and a final load of a large ball was produced from inside the cup. I have both cups and used to do...
by Earle Oakes
January 14th, 2002, 12:17 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: A Diabolical Apparatus, But No Good Routine in 50 Years
Replies: 62
Views: 5652

Re: A Diabolical Apparatus, But No Good Routine in 50 Years

The Mikame Cylinders are a wonderful set of chop cups.
A small cylinder that nests within a larger one allows for many variations of the chop
principle that are unique to
this handsome set of wooden
cups.

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