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The Professional Touch

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The Professional Touch
AuthorMonk Watson
PublisherAbbott Magic & Novelty Co.
Publication Date1945


"I wouldn't go across the street to see the greatest Magician in the world if he were not entertaining."


  • Foreword by Percy Abbott
  • When in Doubt
  • Let's Have a Reason for It
  • Setting the Tempo
  • Have Some Stage Fright
  • The Sand Frame
  • Can a Trick Be Too Perfect?
  • The Fifty-Card Lift
  • It's Still "How You Do It"
  • Be Sure Your Dress is Correct
  • To Acknowledge Applause
  • Keep Your Salary Up
  • What Does It Get You to Expose?
  • Face to Face, by Doc Harad
  • The Birth of a New Trick
  • A Quickie
  • Behind Your Back
  • A Coke Twist, by Otto Curl
  • A Milky Mixup
  • The Lota Trick
  • Hand Rabbit in High Hat, by Dell O'Dell

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