The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 2
The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 2
More Lost Inner Secrets
written by Stephen Minch
1988
Work of Dai Vernon
245 pages (Hardcover), published by L&L Publishing
Illustrated with drawings by Tom Gagnon
Language: English
(82 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
Search within these entries:
Creators Title Comments & References Page CARC Categories
Dai Vernon The Challenge Locations - The Bridge 1
Dad Stevens Setting a Bridge during tabled cut 2
Dai Vernon The Dual Crimp 4
Dai Vernon Corner Crimp 4
Dai Vernon The Scrape nailnick 8
Dai Vernon Nailnick 8
Dai Vernon Classic Force Finesse see also "How to Force a Card" (Al Baker, 1951) 8
Dai Vernon & Unknown The Wallet Punch see also "Vagrant's Challenge Location" (Dai Vernon & Unknown, 1984) 10
Dai Vernon Dual to the Death small packet 14
Dai Vernon Fishing Subtlety 16
Dai Vernon By any Other Name divided deck 18
Dai Vernon & Laurie Ireland The Slap Trick any number inspired by "A Most Unusual Experiment in Which a Chosen Card Appears Instantly at Any Number in the Deck from 10 to 45" (Laurie Ireland, 1935),
varied by "Nullifying the Possibilities" (Edward Marlo, 1989),
"Combination Plus" (Jerry Sadowitz, 1993)
20
Stephen Minch Push-Off Count and Pull-Down Move credit information see also "What About the Buckle Count?" (Jon Racherbaumer, 1992) 22
Max Malini Moisture Double Laydown moisture through breathing 23
Dai Vernon Aces to Order any ace called for production 27
Dai Vernon & Larry Jennings Out of Sight and Mind II one of 12, riffle shuffle set up handling 32
Dai Vernon Block Transfer Technique with Push-Through Shuffle 37
Dai Vernon Four Options multiple out location with an openly reversed Four-spot see also "The Magic Four" (Edward Marlo, 1952) 41
Dai Vernon Two-Six-Four Royale any court card 44
Dai Vernon The Tale of the Treasury Worm with bill and sixth finger 49
Dai Vernon The Daivergent Silk with dye tube 55
Dai Vernon The Twirl Link ring spinning on the table/floor 71
Dai Vernon The Threadborne Link no key ring 73
Dai Vernon The Peripatetic Walnuts nuts travel under can-covered glass 80
Dai Vernon The Trick that cannot be Reconstructed transpositions on top of the deck 89
Dai Vernon The Loving Couple three cards transpose in the deck with story presentation see also "The Loving Couple" (Dai Vernon, 1972) 94
Dai Vernon Depth Illusion 94
Howard Schwarzman & Charles Aste Jr. Tilt Finesse poking out cards in center 95
Dai Vernon Al 'n' Dai at the Hop one card sandwiched 98
Dai Vernon A Reblocking of "The Jumping Jack" 103
Dai Vernon Tenkai-palm Switch 104
Dai Vernon Floor Drop 108
Dai Vernon & Fred Kaps Out of Uniform 109
Dai Vernon Simplified Curry Change see also "Card Switch" (Bill Simon, 1952) 113
Dai Vernon & Alex Elmsley The Rendezvous Force mathematical force, Penelope's Principle with Klondike instead of faro shuffle see also "Pact Man" (Karl Fulves, 1996) 119
Dai Vernon Why am I Here? card found by counting down three times to apparently random values see also "Strike Three and Out!" (Bob Longe, The Invisible Deck, 1948, p. 9),
"Counter Cards" (Bill Simon, Mathematical Magic, 1964, p. 174),
"Three and Out Variation" (John R. Boyko, 1950),
"Follow Down" (1992),
varied by "Devious" (Karl Fulves & Dai Vernon, 1994)
122
Dai Vernon All around Glimpse 122
Dai Vernon Hand-to-hand Spread Jog 124
Unknown Counting while Spreading 124
Frisbie Saunders Location by the Numbers counting thing, intersting 127
Dai Vernon Faro Slough Off 128
Dai Vernon Affinities piles are made, card is divined, mathematical see also "Coincidence Extraordinary" (1937),
"Royal Card Discovery" (1941 / 27)
131
Dai Vernon Packet Calculator small packet, mathematical see also "The Ultimate Truth" (Peter Duffie, 1995),
varied by "Lie Detector" (Gary Plants, 2004)
134
Dai Vernon The Intelligent Leaper interlock, two handlings 145
Dai Vernon Interlock 146
Dai Vernon Driven to the Depths card travels inside faced deck 150
Dai Vernon The Corsican Climbers two cards, black 8s and 9s inspired by "Doubly Ambitious" (Marlo & D'Amico, Classical Foursome, p. 10) 155
Carmen D'Amico D'Amico Spread 156
Dai Vernon Punched in the Face peeked at card instantly named, punch marked deck 158
Dai Vernon Out of Touch peeked at card instantly named, glimpse 164
Dai Vernon Out of Touch reversed card 164
Dai Vernon Sans Index named card to pocket see also "An Open Index" (Edward Marlo, 1982),
"Camouflaged Card-Index" (Ken Krenzel, 1990)
166
Bruce Cervon Thought-of Card to Pocket one of 13 167
Dai Vernon Vernon On Edward G. Brown's "Poker Hand Mystery" Mr. Lucky Effect inspired by "The Poker Hand" (Edward G. Brown, 1973) 169
Dai Vernon Switch 171
Dai Vernon Aces by Proxy spectator shuffles and takes out any 4 cards, also with previous selections 173
Dai Vernon Proxy Switch 174
Dai Vernon Palming Position 174
Dai Vernon The Third Color spectator looses, double deal see also "Game of Chance" (Pit Hartling, 2016) 180
Dai Vernon Tour Through the Outback one of ten is named, process of elimination produces same card 182
Dai Vernon The Top-Stock Riffle Reverse reverse order of top eight cards 186
Larry Jennings Eidetic 188
Dai Vernon Commanding the Colors shuffled deck is cut into piles, named color on top of each 192
Dai Vernon Snap Crimp 192
Dai Vernon It Stands Alone face up pile in deck turn over except one card 195
Dai Vernon Vernon's Creeping Reverse 196
Dai Vernon The Silhouette Change no cover, using gaffed card from Heaman see also "A Visible Transformation" (Fred Heaman, 1938) 199
Fred Heaman Silhouette Card 199
Dai Vernon A Face in the Night reversed deck 202
Dai Vernon Riffle Glimpse reversed card in center 203
Dai Vernon A Sticky Solution sticky edges 207
Dai Vernon It's a Snap snap crimp 210
Dai Vernon Vernon On Gilbreath 212
Dai Vernon Nerves on Edge feeling face up and face down behind back 215
Max Malini Hypnotic Gaze Divination peeked at card instantly named, glimpse 219
Max Malini Gaze Step Glimpse 219
Nate Leipzig Two-Deck Transposition 221
Nate Leipzig Leipzig on the Collins Ace Trick 224
Henry Christ Vanish for the Collins Ace Trick 229
Henry Christ Spell Detector small setup see also "The New Spell Me" (Henry Christ, 1937),
"Spell Me!" (Henry Christ, 1937)
235
Dai Vernon Stab Force greek break 240
Henry Christ The Christ Ace Trick 242