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* [[Bob Stencel]]'s in [[Pallbearers Review]] December 1972  
 
* [[Bob Stencel]]'s in [[Pallbearers Review]] December 1972  
 
* [[Ed Marlo]] in [[Linking Ring]] Vol. 55, N° 02, feb, 1975, p. 73
 
* [[Ed Marlo]] in [[Linking Ring]] Vol. 55, N° 02, feb, 1975, p. 73
* W.J's. Ascanio and Cannibal Cards by [[Wesley James]] in [[Epilogue]] Special No. 4, The Ascanio Spread (1976)
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* W.J's. Ascanio and Cannibal Cards by [[Wesley James]] in [[Epilogue]] Special No. 4
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* The Ascanio Spread (1976)
 
* [[Drawing Room Deceptions]] by [[Guy Hollingworth]] (1999)
 
* [[Drawing Room Deceptions]] by [[Guy Hollingworth]] (1999)
 
* Cardivore by [[Jay Sankey]] in DVD Revolutionary Card Magic (2004)
 
* Cardivore by [[Jay Sankey]] in DVD Revolutionary Card Magic (2004)

Revision as of 05:49, 27 November 2008

Cannibal Cards is a classic plot on card magic developed by Lin Searles and marketed in 1959 where cards disappear when sandwiched between other cards (e.g. "eaten" by the "cannibal" cards.)

Later magicians began developing sleight of hand versions. Roy Walton recognized that Alex Elmsley's "Repulsive Aces" could be used to perform Cannibal Cards.

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