Conjuring Credits

The Origins of Wonder

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-This effect appeared as "​Gravity Defied"​ in August Roterberg'​s //​[[http://​​display/​34138/​New+era+card+tricks/​105|New Era Card Tricks]]// (1897, p. 97). 
-Postdating methods with pins, Burling Hull invented the method in which a half-circle tab concealed in the back design of a prepared card is used to suspend a circle of loose cards under the palm-down hand. He published this in //​[[http://​​display/​18849/​Sleights+Being+a+Number+of+Incidental+Effects/​7|Sleights]]//,​ 1914, p. 7, where he says he "​invented and Copyrighted"​ the gimmick in 1907.