Frank Garcia

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* [[Encyclopedia of Sponge Ball Magic]] (1976)
 
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* [[Wild Card Miracles]] (1977)
 
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* [[How to Detect Crooked Gambling]] (re-release of [[Marked Cards And Loaded Dice]]) (1977)
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* [[How to Detect Crooked Gambling: Marked Cards and Loaded Dice]] (re-release of [[Marked Cards And Loaded Dice]]) (1977)
 
* [[Don't Bet On It!]] (treatise on the [[three card monte]]) (1978)
 
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* [[Real Secrets of the Three Ball Routines]] (1978)
 
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Frank Garcia (May 8, 1927 - July 15, 1993) was a very popular magician who was known as "The Man With The Million Dollar Hands." His specialty was gambling scams and cheating.

Frank Garcia
BornFrank Garcia
May 08, 1927
DiedJuly 15, 1993 (age 66)

Biography

Son of Spanish immigrants, he decided to become a magician after seeing a performance of Fu Manchu.

As "The Gambling Investigator" he demonstrated and exposed cheating methods at tradeshows and to law enforcement organizations throughout the United States and on television shows.

Co-founder (with George Schindler) of the New York's School for Magicians

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