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John Ramsay's Triple Restoration

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John Ramsay's Triple Restoration
AuthorVictor Farelli
PublisherJohn Ramsay
Publication Date1949
LanguageEnglish
Pages26
SubjectPaper Magic
 

John Ramsay's Triple Restoration

An Original Paper Tearing Trick Described in the Minutest Detail

by

Victor Farelli

Illustrated with Fourteen Photographs of the Originator's Hands


CONTENTS

FOREWORD BY JOHN RAMSAY

ROUGH OUTLINE OF THE EFFECT

REQUIREMENTS

  • The Table
  • Two Glasses
  • The Tissue Paper
  • The Fountain-Pen
  • Preparation

THE ROUTINE

i Preliminary

  • 1 Initial Position
  • 2 Removing the Band
  • 3 Only One Piece?

ii Tearing The Paper

  • 4 Making Two Pieces
  • 5 Four Pieces

iii The Glasses

  • 6 The First Small Piece
  • 7 The Thumb to Finger “Switch"
  • 8 Position
  • 9 The Finger to Thumb "Switch"
  • 10 Position
  • 11 Tearing Another Piece
  • 12 Position
  • 13 No Exchange
  • 14 Position

iv The Untorn Pieces

  • 15 The Fountain-pen
  • 16 One Untorn Piece
  • 17 The Pick-up Switch
  • 18 Disposal of Torn Pieces

v The Three Restorations

  • 19 The First Restoration
  • 20 The Second Restoration
  • 21 The Third Restoration

AFTERWORD


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