Written by David Acer
Work of David Acer
148 pages (Hardcover), published by Camirand Academy of Magic
Illustrated with photographs
Language: English
73 entries
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Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page AA Categories
David Acer About the Author
David Acer Acknowledgements
Guy Camirand Candid Camirand
Jay Sankey Foreword
David Acer A Word About the Contributors Rick Bronson, Barry Julien, Simon Lovell, Richard Sanders
David Acer Lickety Flip Ace split in two, suddenly all four Aces are produced
Inspired by
  • "Rotary Revelation" (Victor Sendax, MUM, Feb. 1984)
Also published here
The Swivel Cut
The Drop Control Injog top half dropped on bottom half
Paul Harris The Split card split in two
Richard Sanders, David Acer Four on the Floor card selected, indifferent card changes into mate and other cards of same value are on either side
Inspired by 18
Double Undercut top to bottom
Riffle Force break, see also p. 21
David Acer Cheap Labour selection and three more cards taken out, stickman drawn on back of one, it multiplies on back of all cards, then is only on back of selection
Also published here 20
Brother John Hamman Flustration Count see also p. 31
Alex Elmsley The Elmsley Count fingertip handling
David Acer No Holes Barred two holes punched in card, one is dragged across
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 26
David Acer Cartes Blanches three blank cards print into three-of-a-kind, then fourth card prints to complete the quartet and it is the selection
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Rumba Count
Dai Vernon Through-the-Fist Flourish
David Acer Money Flies four coins, each coin differently, last changes into many smaller coins
Also published here 35
Classic Palm multiple coins, palm and release
The Click Pass
Richard Sanders Sleight of Elbow
The Full-Face French Drop
Coin Ditch into side jacket pocket
The French Drop with multiple coins
David Acer Through the Hand into glass
Ross Bertram Through the Glass
David Acer Cord Coin Holder rope taken out of small purse, four coins produced from rope
Also published here 45
Rick Bronson, David Acer Missing Ink double blank cards print into business cards
Also published here 49
Gary Kurtz Unidirectional Turnover
David Acer Rink borrowed finger ring put in purse, folded-n arm of glasses inserted, ring suddenly on glasses
Related toAlso published here 54
Richard Sanders Finger Ring False Placement ring apparently put in purse
David Acer The Spice Rack salt shaker is stretched, lapping switch
Inspired by 58
David Acer Transposition Ring Flight borrowed finger ring put in coin purse, it changes into key, ring now on hook in key case
Related toAlso published here 60
David Acer Split Three Ways flip-over cuts
Inspired byAlso published here 65
David Acer The Running Control hindu shuffle, drop jog
Inspired byAlso published here 67
The Hindu Shuffle
David Acer The Overload coin loaded under card as tabled card is turned over
David Acer The Trinary Cut
Inspired byAlso published here 72
Barry Julien B.J.'s Honey Cut
Charlier The Charlier Cut
David Acer The Kick Toss
  • Part I: the Toss
  • Part II: The Return
David Acer Double Header one double-headed and one double-tailed quarter shown, they fuse into one regular coin, then changes into half dollar
David Acer Hot Hands copper and silver coins shown on both sides, they fuse into a copper/silver coin which is openly shown
David Acer The Camera Never Lies deck used as camera, FISM Flash, previously indifferent card changes into selection
VariationsAlso published here 81
Richard Sanders A New Development blank card changes into selection, deck used as camera
Inspired by 84
Ron Bell Spinner flourish to remove outjogged card from deck
Simon Lovell Polaroid deck used as camera, selection kind of rises out of deck polaroid style
David Acer S.S.T. "Straightforward Stand-Up Triumph"
Also published here 87
Half Pass
Faro Shuffle brief
David Acer Mini Fusion deck shrinks to mini deck before selection (Six of Hearts) is replaced, Two and Four of Hearts found in mini deck and fused into poker sized Six, blendo
Inspired by 92
David Acer Flying Colors deck changes color except selection, another selection signed, it changes back color
The Strip Cut HaLo like
Side Steal
David Acer Initially Yours spectator's initials on one card, another card chosen and tabled, initials jump to another card twice, finally onto tabled card
Also published here 99
The Turnover Move
David Acer Writing Twice getting duplicate of initialed card
The Swing Cut
Tony Kardyro, Edward Marlo The K.M. Move
David Acer Emotional Bonding spectator writes positive emotion on face of card, another spectator on the back of another card, the fuse
Also published here
  • Genii, July 1991
Richard Sanders Richie's Double Bill Switch bill changes twice and then back
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 111
Roger Klause The Basic Bill Switch
David Acer Around the World in 80 Dollars multiple currency changes
Inspired byAlso published here 117
David Acer Money for Nothing photo of performer holding a dollar bill is shown, $20 bill changes into a $1 bill, bill on photograph has changed into $20
VariationsAlso published here 118
David Acer The President's Message bill rubber banded to card case is shown and initial, name of selection appears written on it
VariationsAlso published here 123
David Acer Deckromancy one card chosen from normal deck and one from miniature deck, they match
David Acer Airing with Miniature Cards
David Acer Swiss Pack many holes appear in chosen card, then the deck has a big hole through it
VariationsAlso published here 133
The Brush Change
Richard Sanders, David Acer The Body Swap two persons hold up a big sheet of cloth and things travel from one face to the other, eventually the persons transpose
Also published here 141
David Acer Hyperventilate air in lungs transposes with air in balloon, proven with smoke that is suddenly in balloon
Inspired byAlso published here 143
Data entered by Denis Behr, April 2019.