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 ====== Detection of Missing Value in Deck ====== ====== Detection of Missing Value in Deck ======
  
-The stunt of detecting with only a riffle through the pack the absence of four cards of the same value is Joe Berg's "Super Detection",​ first published in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38568/​The+Sphinx/​25|The Sphinx]]//, Vol. 28 No. 1, Mar. 1929, p. 25, under the title "A First Sight Card Trick",​ and then in Berg's //​Here'​s Magic//, 1930, p. 16. The mention in a letter from Jay Marshall of it being performed by Morris "​Moe"​ Seidenstein when Marshall was "a kid" (probably the 1930s) has led at times to it being mistakenly believed to be Seidenstein'​s idea (see //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​14773/​MOE+and+His+Miracles+with+Cards|Moe and His Miracles with Cards]]// by William Miesel, 1986).+The stunt of detecting with only a riffle through the pack the absence of four cards of the same value is Joe Berg's "Super Detection",​ first published in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38568/​The+Sphinx/​25|The Sphinx]]//, Vol. 28 No. 1, Mar. 1929, p. 25, under the title "A First Sight Card Trick",​ and then in Berg's //​Here'​s Magic//, 1930, p. 16. The mention in a letter from Jay Marshall of it being performed by Morris "​Moe"​ Seidenstein when Marshall was "a kid" (probably the 1930s) has led at times to it being mistakenly believed to be Seidenstein'​s idea (see //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​14773/​MOE+and+His+Miracles+with+Cards|Moe and His Miracles with Cards]]// by William Miesel, 1986, p. 51).
  
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