The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings
The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings
written by Mike Maxwell
1986
Work of Larry Jennings
267 pages (Hardcover), published by L&L Publishing
Illustrated with drawings by Tom Gagnon
Language: English
(198 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Larry Jennings Dedication i
Dai Vernon Foreword iii
Charlie Miller Foreword iii
Johnny Thompson Preface iv
Mike Maxwell Introduction v
Larry Jennings Acknowledgements
Larry Jennings Always Cut The Cards cards are cut into deck with spectator see also "Always Cut the Cards" (Larry Jennings, 1982),
"Spectator Loses the Aces" (David Solomon, 1982),
"Cut As I Cut" (Larry Jennings, 1984),
"Random Access" (Karl Fulves, 1998),
"Even Money Aces" (Karl Fulves, 1998)
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Edward Marlo Unit Upjog Addition 1
Larry Jennings & Alex Elmsley 2002 Aces inspired by "1002nd Aces" (Alex Elmsley, 1991) 4
Larry Jennings Optical Add-On 4
Larry Jennings Twisting The Plot disguised 7
Larry Jennings The Spectator Cops The Silver with c/s Coin 8
J. B. Bobo Bobo Switch 8
Larry Jennings Synchronicity magician and spectator choose mates three times in row 10
Joe Berg Berg Palm 10
Larry Jennings Top Palm Replacement while cutting to the table 10
Larry Jennings Modified Curry Turnover 11
Larry Jennings The Optical Toss see also "The Non-Contact Optical Toss" (Ken Krenzel & Larry Jennings, 1990) 12
Larry Jennings L.J. Double Pushoff 12
Larry Jennings Misdirection Cards To Pocket two cards, loading while removing things from pocket 15
Larry Jennings A Problem With Hofzinser see also "Hofzinser Ace Problem Solution" (Larry Jennings, 1982) 17
Larry Jennings Immediate Bottom Placement 17
Edward Marlo ATFUS 18
Dai Vernon Vernon Cut doube cut from hindu position 18
Edward Marlo & Larry Jennings The Miracle Spread 18
Roy Walton Walton Show showing face of sandwiched card after blockturnover 19
Larry Jennings In The Palm of Your Hand 20
Larry Jennings Double Double Lift kind of stud lift 20
Larry Jennings Pip Mis-Show Sequence in course of transposition 21
Larry Jennings The Bet 22
Larry Jennings Peripathetic Coins shell, last coin in spectator's hand 24
Larry Jennings L.J. Shell Steal 24
Larry Jennings Purse Palm Vanish 26
Larry Jennings The Immaculate Insertion achieving very squared condition 27
Larry Jennings The Bonus Trick four-of-a-kind kicker 29
Larry Jennings Modified Dr. Elliott Pass "wave"-cover 30
Ken Krenzel Mechanical Reverse 30
Dai Vernon Vernon Wedge Wedge Break 31
Larry Jennings The Wedge Cull 31
Larry Jennings The Wedge Reverse 32
Larry Jennings The Mystery Card 34
Larry Jennings Gambler's Cop 34
Larry Jennings Packet Reverse (The Flop) version of a gambling subtlety known as the "Blackjack Roll" 36
Larry Jennings Plotting The Twist Aces as ace production 39
Larry Jennings The Hook hanging coins version 40
Larry Jennings Panorama Pass 41
Larry Jennings Impossible automatic placement 44
Larry Jennings Well Oiled Reset transformation kicker 46
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count 47
Larry Jennings The Jennings Opener 48
Larry Jennings Jennings-Hofzinser Change 48
Larry Jennings The Pacoima Solution no signature 50
Larry Jennings The L.J. Peek 51
Arthur Finley Tent Vanish 52
Larry Jennings The Card In The Beer Bottle 53
Larry Jennings Heads I Win, Tails You Lose under bill 54
Larry Jennings 7-Up 56
Unknown Interlock Principle 56
Larry Jennings Double Lift Get-Ready 56
Dai Vernon Utility Move push-in after Interlock position 57
Larry Jennings Retaining Break While Deck is turned Over used for setting up for double lift 57
Larry Jennings Shut Up And Deal nice structure 60
Larry Jennings Multiple Card Get-Ready for getting break under specific number 60
Larry Jennings Overhand Stacks two handlings 60
Larry Jennings L.J. Insertion Addition Braue Add-On alternative 61
Gene Finnell Free Cut Principle 62
Larry Jennings The Maestro's Poker Demonstration with five cards, transformation kicker 64
Larry Jennings L.J. Unloading Move 65
Larry Jennings L.J. Variation of the Machine Break-Off Move from small packet 67
Larry Jennings L.J. Packet Switch 68
Brother John Hamman Hamman Count 69
Larry Jennings The Jennings Revelation waving over the cards... varied by "Jennings Revelation Variation" (Harry Levine & Edward Marlo & Larry Jennings, 1992),
"Shrunken Revelation" (Joshua Jay, 1999),
"Shrunken Revelation" (Joshua Jay, 2005),
"The Jennings Revelation with a named quartet" (Pit Hartling, 2016)
71
Larry Jennings Tabled Palm 71
Larry Jennings The Chinese Connection in spectator's hand where they change into chinese as a climax 75
Larry Jennings Visual Copper And Silver 78
Charles Morritt Purse Palm 78
Scotty York Back Clip Variation 79
Larry Jennings The Optical Prediction featuring Optical Toss 80
Larry Jennings L.J. Ten Card Problem Variation 81
Larry Jennings The Top Card Cover Pass 82
Larry Jennings The Card In The Hat four methods 84
Larry Jennings L.J. Angle Steal 84
Neal Elias Jumping Card from top of deck 85
Larry Jennings The Courting Queen picture cards are face up in center, named queen disappears & reappears 88
Larry Jennings Easy Expert Coins Across no extra, last coin in spectator's hand 89
Larry Jennings The Heel Steal 89
Larry Jennings Han Ping Chien 91
Larry Jennings Collectors I 92
Larry Jennings Ambitious Classic five cards see also "Family Circus" (Larry Jennings & Derek Dingle & James Swain, 1992) 95
Larry Jennings Royal Twist Tens into Royal Flush 98
Henry Christ The Christ Twist 99
Larry Jennings Gambler's Aces also published as "Gambler's Aces" (Larry Jennings, 1975) 102
Neal Elias Multiple Shift 102
Dad Stevens Stevens Riffle Control 103
Dr. Jacob Daley Doc Daley Cut tabled, transfer from bottom to top 104
Dai Vernon Vernon Block Transfer with Triumph Shuffle 105
Larry Jennings Coins and Handkerchief silk is held by spectators as table 107
Tenkai Ishida Tenkai Pinch 109
Fred Kaps Kaps Subtlety 111
Larry Jennings French Drop 112
Larry Jennings The General Card ungaffed, three selections 113
Frederick Braue Braue Reverse 113
Larry Jennings The Lie Detector - Lie Detector Variation (impromptu) 115
Larry Jennings Collectors IV - The Skip Tracers faro see also "Another Collectors?" (Don England, 1981) 117
Frederick Braue Braue Addition 117
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Shift sliding block 118
Larry Jennings Spectator's Choice three spectators each find their selection 119
Johnny Thompson J.T. Switch 120
Larry Jennings L.J. Variation of Marlo's B.D.E. Force 120
Larry Jennings Twist' In extra card 122
Larry Jennings Underground Elmsley Count 122
Larry Jennings King's Triumph with four Kings instead of selections see also "Delayed Double Climax" (Edward Marlo, 1971) 124
Larry Jennings The Observation Test 126
Larry Jennings Collectors II faro 129
Larry Jennings Reaping the Aces I & II two handlings 130
Larry Jennings Slip Switch bold switch 130
Larry Jennings Standing Three Eagles 132
Larry Jennings Departure From A Point see also "Departure From A Point" (Larry Jennings, 1982) 134
Larry Jennings Drop Switch 134
Alex Elmsley Handwashing Vanish 135
Larry Jennings Ambitious Classic Variation four cards 136
Larry Jennings Any Ace Called For 138
Larry Jennings Gathering Add-On as deck is turned over 138
Dai Vernon The Vernon Cut transfering card from near bottom to top 139
Larry Jennings T.N.T. Bottom Deal Take and Turn see also "The Quick Check Bottom Deal" (Larry Jennings & Benjamin Earl, 2013) 141
Larry Jennings Mechanical Palm 142
Larry Jennings Open Travellers 144
Larry Jennings Bounce Double as card is flipped on tabled pile 144
Bert Allerton Pop Over 145
Larry Jennings Rub A Dub Dub 148
Larry Jennings The Travelling Expert no extra card 150
Dai Vernon Spring Palm small packet 152
Larry Jennings One To Five 154
Larry Jennings Prefiguration impromptu see also "Forefiguration" (Randy Wakeman, 1987),
"Pre-Pre-Figuration" (William Goodwin, 1993),
"Facade" (Steve Beam, 2015)
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Larry Jennings Top Card Glimpse palm-spread glimpse, while deck is face up see also "Palm-Spread Glimpse" (1981) 156
Larry Jennings The Visitor varied by "Return to St. Nicholas" (Peter Duffie, 1997) 159
Larry Jennings & Roy Walton The Jennings-Walton Show see also "Walton Show" (Roy Walton, 1986) 160
Larry Jennings Triple Discovery sandwich cards transform into selections 163
Lin Searles Auto-Break 163
Larry Jennings Last Minute Visitor 165
Larry Jennings Spread Loading Technique 165
Edward Marlo Bottom Deal Exchange B.D.E. 166
Larry Jennings Impromptu Wildcard 168
Larry Jennings Illusion/Flushtration Count 168
Larry Jennings The Homing Card 171
Larry Jennings Deal Set small packet 171
Adrian Plate Palm Change 172
Larry Jennings E.J. Count Elmsley Jennings Count, counting x as x-1 using double push off 172
Larry Jennings The Wave Vanish heel clip handling 174
Larry Jennings Homing Card Variation 177
Larry Jennings Wallet Deck Switch DECK travels to wallet except selection see also "Selected Sources for Deck Switches" (Roberto Giobbi, 2013) 179
Larry Jennings Uni-flection four aces change to first selection, second selection, jokers see also "Uni-Flection" (Larry Jennings, 1982) 184
Larry Jennings All Alike Count 185
Larry Jennings Mulitple Lift Sequence 186
Larry Jennings Rhythm Count 186
Larry Jennings Jennings On Vernon's Triumph 188
Larry Jennings Three Packet Display 189
Larry Jennings Collectors III faro, no contact 191
Dr. James Nuzzo Faro Slough Off 192
Larry Jennings Fan-Stab-Stic spectator stabs in fan 195
Dai Vernon Pressure Fan Control 195
Larry Jennings Twist' In II extra card, in deck climax 198
Larry Jennings All Fair Show five as four in twisting routine 199
Larry Jennings L.J. On Leipzig's Sympathetic Cards ungaffed 201
Larry Jennings The Visiting Expert 206
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Spread 206
Dai Vernon Vernon Transfer 208
Larry Jennings Dice-O-Matic number is arrived at with dice 211
Unknown Heel Crimp 211
Larry Jennings Collectors V - Distributraction see also "The Buckle-llectors" (Harapan Ong & Larry Jennings, 2014) 213
Lin Searles Auto Break 214
Larry Jennings The Jennings Bill Switch 216
Larry Jennings & Louis Falanga Clink-A-Clink Coins Across two coins 219
Larry Jennings Pop-Up Move 220
Larry Jennings Out-Standing Triumph no table 223
Larry Jennings L.J. Display cutting display 224
Larry Jennings Cut Reverse I see also "Pivot Reverse" (Edward Marlo, 1989) 226
Larry Jennings Cut Reverse II 227
Larry Jennings Instant Aces 229
Larry Jennings & Dai Vernon Slap Me Again (I Needed That) any number, slap trick 231
Larry Jennings L.J. Double Undercut 232
Larry Jennings Ambidextrous Travellers for the Elmsley credit see p. 48 of Marlo's Magazine 6 see also "En Voyage" (Alex Elmsley, 1994),
"Tracking Mr. Fogg" (Tom Stone, 2010),
varied by "Mr Fogg Tracked Down" (Steve Reynolds, 2009)
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Larry Jennings One Hand Bottom Palm 234
S. W. Erdnase Diagonal Palm Shift 235
Larry Jennings The Snap Lift 238
Larry Jennings The Center Lift 239
Larry Jennings The L.J. Toss flying shuttle pass see also "Jumping Shuttle Pass" (Danny Korem, 1985) 241
Larry Jennings Double Think half pack, card reverse themselfes 243
Dai Vernon Roll Around Reverse wrong credit, see reference for more information see also "Vernon's Creeping Reverse" (Dai Vernon, 1997) 243
Larry Jennings The Larreverse 244
Larry Jennings Spectator's Triumph spectator shuffles parts, first Triumph effect, then "shuffle" travels see also "Traveling Triumph" (Paul Harris, 1980) 246
Tenkai Ishida Optical Revolve 246
Larry Jennings Palm Spread face up/face down shuffled deck is spread by sliding, deck in good condition 247
Larry Jennings Single Cup & Balls Routine see also "One Potato Two Patato" (David Carré & Larry Jennings, 1978) 249
Larry Jennings Fake Transfer 253
Dai Vernon Cone Vanish large ball disappears under cone 256
Jim Patton Credits and Technical Commentary 260
David Michael Evans Larry Jennings: The Classic Past list of previous publications by Larry Jennings 264