Fulves,
Karl: Self
Working Coin Magic ©1989 Karl Fulves, Published by Dover Books Softcover, perfect-bound, 5.5x8.5", 136 pages |
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**Comments**: 92 Foolproof Tricks. Nice inexpensive book on
coin magic
that is mostly easy to do Some favorites include: 1 Quarter Bet; 4
One
from Two; 5 Quick Print; 8 Never Was; 9 Slap Coin; 10 Money Makes
Money; 13 Crash Glass; 14 Hot Silver; 15 Air Traffic; 17 Drop
Kick; 19
Tunnel Move; 22 Winged Silver; 29 Bill Flip; 56 The Masked Move;
63
Money Fly; 64 Safe Deposit; 66 Mystic Dime; 67 Topsy Turvey; 70
Bunco
Bills; 71 Shortchanged; 72 Bamboozled; 77 Metalogic; 81 Thru &
Thru; 87 The Miser's Dream

**Contents**:

__1 Easy Money Magic:__

1 Quarter Bet: Half dollar covers quarter, but a dime is revealed

2 Money Changes: Dime cleanly shown changes to a half dollar

4 Five Riser: $1 on top of a $5 is rolled, now the $5 is on top

5 One From Two: Two coins shown front and back; one cleanly put in
pocket, two are in the hand!

6 QuickPrint: paper turns into a $5 bill

7 Quick Copper: English Penny and Half Dollar magically separate

9 Animation: Stunt of bag of coins rattling

10 Never Was: A coin vanishes under a hanky

__12 Stand Up Magic__

12 Slap Coin: Hand containing coin is slapped, the coin is now on
top!

14 Money Makes Money: Bill shown and folded, a coin falls out

15 Penny Tration: Seven coins are counted into spectator's hand,
one
leaves

16 Impromptu Bill Vanish: Rolled up bill vanishes

18 Crash Glass: Coin penetrates bottom of held glass

19 Hot Silver: Coin vanishes from hanky, appears in a hanky in a
bag

21 Air Traffic: Pen pushed through hand vanishes and a coin
appears

22 Higher: One half worn as a monocle disappears as magician turns
around

__24 Matter Thru Matter__

24 Drop Kick: Four half dollars covered with a cup, one penetrates
the
table

25 Timing Pattern: Two coins repeatedly counted, one penetrates
table

27 Tunnel Move: Coin slapped to the table, moved, and penetrates

29 Glass Go Coin to be vanished under paper, covered by glass

31 Rub a Dub: Half dollar rubbed thru the table

33 Winged Silver: Con Vanishes From hanky covered glass

__35 Coin Stunts:__

35 Stay Put: Coin stays balanced on finger despite slap of the
palm

36 Flip Out: Coin tossed from palm mysteriously spins

37 The Pivot: Quarter can be pivoted around quarter, spectator
can't do
it

38 Reflexes: Spectator can't catch the dollar

39 Metal Bending: Rocked coin "bends" visible

40 Tower of Nickles: Dime on top of stack, how do you make it the
2nd
coin?

40 Bill Flip: Wallet flips in air and is caught

41 Spread the Wealth: Mathematical star puzzle

42 Penny Hex: rearrange the coins to form a hex

43 Dates: Find 1776 on a dollar

43 Snow: Finds anagram of "a white snow" on dollar

43 Key & Scale: Find key and scale on a dollar

44 On the Line: place 3 pennies so two heads and two tails are on
sides

44 Triangle Solitaire: game to solve in fewest moves

45 Touch Four: arrange six pennies so each touches four others

45 Two Headed Coin: How many heads? (2)

45 How many Eyes on a $1

46 Betting Lincoln: $5 bill land Lincoln Up?

46 Not a Half: Two coins total 55 cents, one is not a half dollar

46 Penny Catch: Found with head on one side, one on the other

46 Penny Checkers: Form four stacks in four moves

47 How many Ones on a $1

47 Date Bet: Get you can get closer to the date

47 Balancing Act: Balance a coin on the edge of a dollar

48 Confucius Coins: Rearrange rows of coins

50 Sharpers Game: Dime & Penny game

__51 At The Table__

51 Nimble Nickles: five coins gathered, one in each hand One
moved,
suddenly all move

53 Twist: a coin vanishes inside a twisted hanky under salt

55 Penny Ante: Two pennies covered by hands end up under one hand

56 Mobility: Three coins in a triangle covered by cards, one moves

57 Down Under: a coin thrown up vanishes, thrown from the floor

60 Cover Up: Coin Matrix

62 Duet: Three coins in hanky, one penetrates table

__65 Swindle Switch__

65 The Masked Move: Coin and bill under hanky, coin penetrates

67 Thru the Ring: Coin in hanky through ring, hanky pulled and the
coin
is freed!

68 Lock Pick: Coin and key switch places in a hanky

69 Miller's Magic: One handed coin penetrates hanky

__72 Prepared Tricks__

72 Half & Half: Bill is put in envelope which is cut in half,
two
half dollars pour out

74 Two coins: two coins and two cards move mysteriously

77 Porous coin: A pin passes through a coin wrapped in paper

78 Money Fly: three coins on a bill, the dime is selected and the
others given to spectator They switch

80 Safe Deposit: a $1 and $5 are folded, the $5 vanishes

81 Magnetizo: a bill clings to another

82 Mystic Dime: Two half dollars in a cup penetrate the table to
join
coins in another cup

85 Topsy Turvy: Three copper, three silver in purse Three coppers
go to
a second purse

86 Astral Coins: Two coins penetrate up and down table with two
cards

90 Puncture: A pencil penetrates a bill wrapped in paper

__93 Short Change Tricks__

93 Bunco Bills: The spectator is short changes after a purchase

95 Shortchanged: A $5 and $1 put in spectators pocket and the $1
is
removed They switch

97 Bamboozled: Money counted is different each time

__101 Money Mental__

101 Divination: Three pairs of coins under three cards Magician
determines which

102 Time Will Tell: Coins in clock turned over, magician matches
them

104 Take One: Spectator takes a quarter, one half, or dollar The
magician determines which one

105 Destiny: A coin is chosen A deck is dealt into four piles, the
date
matches the cards

106 Metalogic: Penny, Nickle, Dime, Quarter: magician can
determine
which one held

107 Immovable Object: Coin dropped in one of six glasses, moves,
and
matches

__109 A Lesson in Timing__

109 Easy as 123: lesson in False Transfer by Bill Wisch

112 Coin thru the table: an application of the above

__113 Haunted House:__

113 Thru & Thru: A glass with a coin passes through to a
second
glass (Roy Walton)

114 Rebound: Silver in paper envelope switches with copper in
envelope

117 The Gathering: Coin moves from card to card in old card game

119 Sealed Box Mystery: A coin penetrates up through the table to
match
box

122 Holed Out: A coin is pushed through two holes smaller than
itself

125 Coins & cups: four coins transfer from one cup to another

127 Platform Tricks

127 The Miser's Dream: uses a paper bag

129 Hyper Banking: Coin pushed through slot in card disappears

131 Coinjuring: Coin tossed vanishes Caught in hat, through to
glass

132 A Stab in the Pack: Deck wrapped with dollar, a knife finds
the card

134 Pay Day: $20 put in one of three envelopes, others are torn up

135 Easy Money: Mathematical coin date book test