Conjuring Credits

The Origins of Wonder

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-While commonly credited to Edward Victor, this effect was first published in Jean Hugard'​s //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​14540/​More+Card+Manipulations+No+3/​16|More Card Manipulations,​ No. 3]]//, 1940, p. 17, as an addendum describing an application by Francis Carlyle to a method for false counting. The comedy repeated multiplication-of-cards effect may be classified as a variant of Tommy Tucker'​s "​[[cards:​six-card_repeat|Six-Card Repeat]]"​. Indeed, Hugard mentions that effect after describing Carlyle'​s.+While commonly credited to Edward Victor, this effect was first published in Jean Hugard'​s //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​14540/​More+Card+Manipulations+No+3/​16|More Card Manipulations,​ No. 3]]//, 1940, p. 17, as an addendum describing an application by [[cards:​carlyle_false_count|Francis Carlyle to a method for false counting]]. The comedy repeated multiplication-of-cards effect may be classified as a variant of Tommy Tucker'​s "​[[cards:​six-card_repeat|Six-Card Repeat]]"​. Indeed, Hugard mentions that effect after describing Carlyle'​s ​trick.
  
 Edward Victor'​s popular "​Eleven-Card Trick" was published as booklet No. 6 of //​Willane'​s Methods for Miracles//, 1952. The first sentence of this booklet reads "This trick has been a great favorite of the originator, who has used it for many years."​ Edward Victor'​s popular "​Eleven-Card Trick" was published as booklet No. 6 of //​Willane'​s Methods for Miracles//, 1952. The first sentence of this booklet reads "This trick has been a great favorite of the originator, who has used it for many years."​