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[[Mental Epic]] is a mentalism effect where three covered predictions written on the top row of a slate or whiteboard are found to match those later written in a row below it.
 
[[Mental Epic]] is a mentalism effect where three covered predictions written on the top row of a slate or whiteboard are found to match those later written in a row below it.
 
   
 
   
It was created by [[Hen Fetsch]], based on [[Peter Warlock]]'s "The Taped Slate" (1944) and first PRESENTED (but not explained) in [[Pentagram]], Vol. 6, No.7 (April 1952). It was later marketed in 1955 by his good friend [[Gene Gordon]]'s magic shop.
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It was created by [[Hen Fetsch]], based on [[Peter Warlock]]'s "The Taped Slate" (1944) <ref>[[Patterns for Psychics]], page 17, 1947. Reprint in [[Pentagram]], Vol. 11, no. 10, July 1957, page 75.</ref>
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and first PRESENTED (but not explained) in [[Pentagram]], Vol. 6, No.7 (April 1952). It was later marketed in [[1955]] by his good friend [[Gene Gordon]]'s magic shop.
  
 
== Variations ==
 
== Variations ==
 
* Final Epic by [[Alan Shaxon]]  (1970)
 
* Final Epic by [[Alan Shaxon]]  (1970)
* Supreme Slate of Mind
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* Supreme Slate of Mind By [[Joe Lefler]] (1995)
* All Seeing Eye -R Paul Wilson & Joe Porper
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* Slate-Sational By [[Ted Lesley]] (2002)
* Astor Epic - Astor
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* Killer Epic By [[Whit Haydn]] (2004)
* Improved TRI-Epic - Devin Knight
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* All Seeing Eye By [[R. Paul Wilson]] & [[Joe Porper]] (2006)
* Killer Epic - Whit Haydn
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* Improved TRI-Epic By [[Devin Knight]] (2007)
* Slate-Sational - Ted Lesley
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* Astor Epic By [[Astor]] (2008)
  
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==Books==
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*[[Mental Epic Compendium]] By [[Paul Romhany]] (2010)
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==References==
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[[Category:Illusions]]
 
[[Category:Illusions]]
 
[[Category:Mentalism]]
 
[[Category:Mentalism]]

Latest revision as of 01:56, 6 April 2012

Mental Epic is a mentalism effect where three covered predictions written on the top row of a slate or whiteboard are found to match those later written in a row below it.

It was created by Hen Fetsch, based on Peter Warlock's "The Taped Slate" (1944) [1] and first PRESENTED (but not explained) in Pentagram, Vol. 6, No.7 (April 1952). It was later marketed in 1955 by his good friend Gene Gordon's magic shop.

Variations

Books

References

  1. Patterns for Psychics, page 17, 1947. Reprint in Pentagram, Vol. 11, no. 10, July 1957, page 75.