Three Holes is not a bad game. To play it, you must make three small holes about four feet apart: then the first shot tries to shoot a marble into the first hole. If he gets in, he goes from that to the second, and then to the third hole, af... Read more of Three Holes at Games Kids Play.caInformational Site Network Informational
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Process of Deduction
This is a 2 deck card trick and requires some practice in ...

Foretelling the Future
Effect: After shuffling the deck, the magician holds the d...

The Sisters Trick
Start by putting one red Queen on top of a regular poker d...

The Changing Color Card
You first shuffle the deck, and then cut it. You show the ...

Mystical Red Aces
The Magician displays the top card - a Red Ace - this card...

The Thought of Card
Effect: The magician riffles through a deck of cards. Whil...

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

Ace Party
Effect: With the spectator's help, you make four piles of ...

Predicta-pair
Pre-arrangement : Remove all tens and picture cards from t...

The Extraordinary Spelling Trick
ffect: The magician asks a spectator to pick a card out of...





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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