Conjuring Credits

The Origins of Wonder

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cards:curious_count [2014/03/25 08:36]
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-The idea to break up a count-down ​to a selected number to arrive at a predetermined card is usually credited to Fred G. Taylor ​and his "​Curious Count" from //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​12851/​Pallbearers+Review+Vol+3+4/​82|The Pallbearer'​s Review]]//, Oct. 1968, Vol. 3 No. 12, p. 210. The underlying principle however can already ​be found in Stanley Collins'​ effect "​Sympathetic Coincidence"​ in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​17860/​A+conjuring+m+lange/​67|A Conjuring Mélange]]//,​ 1947, p. 53.+The idea of breaking ​up the counting ​to a selected number ​into smaller groups of cards to arrive at a predetermined card is usually credited to Fred G. Taylor. See his "​Curious Count" from //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​12851/​Pallbearers+Review+Vol+3+4/​82|The Pallbearer'​s Review]]//, Oct. 1968, Vol. 3 No. 12, p. 210. The underlying principle however can be found in Stanley Collins'​ effect "​Sympathetic Coincidence"​ in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​17860/​A+conjuring+m+lange/​67|A Conjuring Mélange]]//,​ 1947, p. 53.
  
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