There was once a shepherd-boy who kept his flock at a little distance from the village. Once he thought he would play a trick on the villagers and have some fun at their expense. So he ran toward the village crying out, with all his might,-- ... Read more of THE BOY WHO CRIED "WOLF!" at Children Stories.caInformational Site Network Informational
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Magic Spelling Card Trick Secret
A very clever self working trick secret which is guarantee...

The Motel Switch
Effect: A motel with four rooms, (use a Four of any suit.)...

Who's The Magician
Hand a full deck of cards to a volunteer to shuffle. (Make...

Psychic Card
The Effect: 12 cards are placed on the bar (using any red ...

Fool-Proof Reversed Card
Effect: A spectator chooses a card, replaces it, turn the ...

Pick For Me
Shuffle a deck of cards, getting a look at the bottom card...

Process of Deduction
This is a 2 deck card trick and requires some practice in ...

Cheeky Flipper Card Trick
Preparation: Secretly flip the bottom card of the deck of ...

Counter Strike
Method: : Shuffle a pack of playing cards well, to begin ...

Card Trick 2
Effect: Magician lays out 11 cards and asks a voluntee...





Quick Counting





Place the 4 aces on the top of the deck. Have the spectator choose a card. Quickly count off 12 cards and have the card replaced so it is the 13th from the top. Now, tell the spectator that you have memorized the deck and know that their card is in the top half. Begin dealing two piles three cards at a time. Once you have dealt 24, add one to each. Discard the remaining cards. Tell the spectator their card could be in any pile. Pick up the one on the left and grasp the deck at the edges with on hand and top and bottom with the thumb and middle finger of the other hand. Pull so that you remove the top and bottom cards. Place these on top. Take the right deck and use a little patter while overhand shuffling so that the bottom card becomes the top. Now, you should 2 aces on top and one on the bottom of the left deck, and an ace on top of the right. Now place your hands on the decks and magically say you know it is on the left. Push the right deck forward. Deal the remaining deck one by one into two piles. Places your hands on top and discard the left. Deal the remaining cards into two piles. Place your hands on top and discard the right. Deal the remaining cards (you should have 3) into two piles. Discard the left. The remaining card is the chosen one. Now, most people know you simply counted where it was, using some patter, amazingly flip over the top cards of each of the 4 piles in front of you producing the 4 aces. Use good patter to make this more exciting.





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