Carpenter, Jack: Steve Mayhew's Angels May Shuffle But The Devil Still Deals
1999 Me And The Other Guy Productions
Softcover, comb-bound, 8.5x11", 6 pages
Steve Mayhew's Angels May Shuffle But the Devil Still
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i Acknowledgements
ii Introduction
1 The Principle
1 Getting Ready
1 The Zarrow Sequence
2 The Ultimate Double Duke: four poker hands are dealt, one hand dealt from the bottom where the magican claims to have placed a Flush in Spades. While the one hand is a Flush, the magician's hand still wins
3 The Ultimate Gardner-Marlo: Dealer gets a perfect Flush in a six handed game; this is repeated with a more surprising finish
4 Ten Card Finale: two handed deal, spectator gets a Flush, magician still wins
5 Blackjack: Magician plays against the odds in a four handed Blackjack game, and still wins even when the spectator can call whether or not to hit
6 Freedom - The Mayhew Poker Deal: deck is shuffled face up into face down, then deals all the face up cards out of the middle of the deck to reveal four Aces