Written by Andrew Galloway

Work of John Ramsay

86 pages (Hardcover), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Andrew Galloway.
Language: English

(26 entries)


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Andrew Galloway Preface 5
John Ramsay Comedy Billiard Ball Routine four balls, with a hat, at the end balls vanish from hat and appear in performer's mouth
1 - Preliminary
2 - Production of the First Ball
3 - The Ball Penetrates the Hat
4 - Ball Travels to Hat
5 - Production of Second Ball
6 - Ball Behind the Back
7 - Production of Third Ball
8 - Production of Fourth Ball
9 - Disposal of Four Balls in the Hat
10- The Balls Appear in the Mouth
Unknown Finger Palm 10
Unknown Ball Vanish 11
John Ramsay Paper to Ribbons torn and restored paper, then paper is burnt and ashes transform into paper streamers, streamers are soaked in water and placed in performer's mouth where new dry streamers appear 19
John Ramsay The Five Fly Cards five cards travel to pocket, one by one 27
John Ramsay Card Vanish for the last card 32
John Ramsay Miser's Dream with a saucer in a hat 35
John Ramsay Coin Production 36
John Ramsay Coin Vanish in conjunction with the Miser's Dream 36
John Ramsay The Ramsay Palm 37
John Ramsay The Ramsay Back and Front Palm 38
John Ramsay Ramsay on the Real Secrets on misdirection, holding out, timing, moves 41
John Ramsay Original Five Thimble Production 45
John Ramsay Pop Production 45
John Ramsay Basic Vanish 45
John Ramsay Stack of Thimbles Transfer from hand to hand 46
John Ramsay Six Card Repeat with a hat, cards vanish in the end 51
John Ramsay False Count 52
John Ramsay, Andrew Galloway The Forgotten Card Trick among four cards one vanishes and one turns over, with remember and forget presentation 55
John Ramsay Coin Acquitment lengthy handwashing sequence, with interlocking fingers 59
John Ramsay The Changeling 63
Max Sterling Drop Vanish as a change, same as Kaps moveRelated to 64
John Ramsay Ring Off Rope wooden ring is removed from rope behind back, tied with two knots 67
John Ramsay Ramsay Reminiscences on Professor Morgan, Charlier, Old Malabar, Barnum, Magic Circle, Will Goldston, J. O'Neill Fisher, Charles Morrit, Horace Goldin, Chung Ling Soo, P. T. Selbit, Lewis Davenport, Dr. Byrd-Page, Walford Bodie, Allam Shaw, Nate Leipzig, Ernest Thorn, Max Sterling, Bob Gysel, Will Blyth, Dai Vernon, Max Holden, John Mulholland, Jack Salvin, G. W. Hunter, Edward G. Brown, Victor Farelli, The Flying Sorcerers, FISM 1950, Slydini, Francis Carlyle, FISM 1958, John Howe, Milbourne Christopher 73
Andrew Galloway Postscript brief note on the Ramsay Reunion 1977 86