Conjuring Credits

The Origins of Wonder

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-See "​Spooner'​s Specialty Force" in //Wonderful Routines Of Magic// by Ellison Poland, 1969, pp. 51-53. U. F. Grant also published this idea somewhere. ​David Britland has located what may be the earliest example of this idea: "It Worked"​ by Alfred Frangleton, in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38825/​The+Magic+Wand/​181|Magic Wand]]//, Vol. XXXI, Oct./Nov. 1942, No. 195, p. 153. Frangleton'​s idea was quite advanced in concept. He tied a thin invisible thread around the block, so that after the cut and force he could spread the block, breaking the thread and leaving the deck unprepared. Michael Weber, in "​Sutured Incision"​ in //Pengrove Connection//,​ 1983, pp. 4-5, used four small threaded blocks to achieve a Spectator Cuts the Aces effect.+David Britland has located what may be the earliest example of this idea: "It Worked"​ by Alfred Frangleton, in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38825/​The+Magic+Wand/​181|Magic Wand]]//, Vol. 31 No. 195, Oct./Nov. 1942, p. 153. Frangleton'​s idea was quite advanced in concept. He tied a thin invisible thread around the block, so that after the cut and force he could spread the block, breaking the thread and leaving the deck unprepared
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 +Bill Spooner'​s "​Spooner'​s Specialty Force" also utilized the idea in Ellison Poland'​s //Wonderful Routines Of Magic//, 1969, p. 51-53. Michael Weber, in "​Sutured Incision"​ in //Pengrove Connection//,​ 1983, pp. 4-5, used four small threaded blocks to achieve a Spectator Cuts the Aces effect.
  
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