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The Stanyon Count is a false count with cards that "looks like" the Elmsley Count but with only three cards. In fact, if there is a reloaded of one card (as in the E.C.), there is no block push-off.
It was published as "The False Count (Second Method)" in Stanyon's Magic (April, 1920).