Conjuring Credits

The Origins of Wonder

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cards:carlyle_false_count [2017/09/28 20:42]
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 This false count for cards and bills, invented by Francis Carlyle, is distinguished by the "​walking fingers"​ action used by the hand receiving the counted cards. It was first described by Jean Hugard in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​14540/​More+Card+Manipulations+No+3/​14|More Card Manipulations,​ No. 3]]//, 1940, p. 15. This false count for cards and bills, invented by Francis Carlyle, is distinguished by the "​walking fingers"​ action used by the hand receiving the counted cards. It was first described by Jean Hugard in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​14540/​More+Card+Manipulations+No+3/​14|More Card Manipulations,​ No. 3]]//, 1940, p. 15.
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 +Carlyle'​s "​walking fingers"​ action was a finesse on a false count used by Adrian Plate in his "The Disappearing Card" from //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​9988/​Magician+Annual/​39|The Magician Annual]]//, 1907-1908, p. 37.
  
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