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-The earliest instance ​of so far discovered of magical metal bending is "​Ireland'​s Famous Bent Penny" in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​22805/​Ireland+s+Magic+Hand+Book+and+Catalog/​13|Ireland'​s Magic Hand Book and Catalog]]// by Laurie Ireland and Carleton King, 1932, p. 11. Ireland'​s trick was presented as a gag in which a spectator supposedly squeezes the performer'​s fist too firmly, causing a penny inside to bend rather than disappear.+The earliest instance so far discovered of magical metal bending is "​Ireland'​s Famous Bent Penny" in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​22805/​Ireland+s+Magic+Hand+Book+and+Catalog/​13|Ireland'​s Magic Hand Book and Catalog]]// by Laurie Ireland and Carleton King, 1932, p. 11. Ireland'​s trick was presented as a gag in which a spectator supposedly squeezes the performer'​s fist too firmly, causing a penny inside to bend rather than disappear.
  
 "​Atomic Penny" in Ben Berger'​s //Highlight Magic//, 1941, p. 11, takes the feat of a bending penny into a spectator'​s hand, which is the comedy climax of a multiphase routine in which the size of a penny waxes and wanes. "​Atomic Penny" in Ben Berger'​s //Highlight Magic//, 1941, p. 11, takes the feat of a bending penny into a spectator'​s hand, which is the comedy climax of a multiphase routine in which the size of a penny waxes and wanes.