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The Origins of Wonder

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-Said to have come from the gambling world. Max Maven discovered an ad in the September 1919 issue of //​Thayer'​s Magical Bulletin// ​for "The Mystic Box and Lucky Die", but the box is probably far older. Bridger Lewis, in the October 1956 issue of //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38904/​The+Magic+Wand/​141|Magic Wand]]//, p. 103, reports that it was a favorite pocket trick of Chung Ling Soo.+This box is created in a way that ensures ​the dice rotate only once per shake. Max Maven discovered an ad for "The Mystic Box and Lucky Die," ​in Floyd Thayer'​s //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38028/​Magical+Bulletin/​15|The Magical Bulletin]]//,​ Vol. 7 No. 10, Oct. 1919, p. 111, but the box is probably far older. Bridger Lewis, in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​38904/​The+Magic+Wand/​141|Magic Wand]]//, Vol. 45 No. 251, Oct. 1956, p. 103, reports that it was a favorite pocket trick of Chung Ling Soo.
  
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