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Hello again!
That post is dedicated to Whit...

I dunno if it's the right place to put it though but it has to do with sleight, so...

I posted a topic once regarding that gambling game but can't figure out where I putted it..
In that post, I was explaining that I saw a gambling game using 3 cards (no faces, all identical, in a matter of fact, it could have been 3 white cards) and a bread ball...

The Game was to follow the pea (bread ball) as in the shell game, but the guy used cards instead.

So I was just wondering how it was possible but I couldn't explain it that good...
At first I thought it was a mixture of shells sleight and monte sleights...

Then I thought he could have used 2 peas and a thread... WRONG

Well... after a lots of thought and practice, I think I've figured it out and found a few utility moves (actually, I only found 4:

... I think I'll post it in the secret sessions...

I'll put a link on that post so you could follow.

I've tried it on a few friends and IT WORKS!!! with only 4 moves!!!

One is the normal monte move
Two are similar to the shells game
and one is UNIQUE (found it by accident)

I'll go in scret sessions now

I've found my previous post... here it is :

I just forgot to try the search option (didn't slept last night...

did not yet tryed Welsh Miller's Cards and Matches moves, but the guy in paris didn't used that (at least I don't recall...

post will be in secret session when it's done..

I'm just a blind Con that lost his I...
remember, Magic's everywhere... ("Your are the magic !" - Albert Goshman)

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Explanation is very good!
I had newes seen a 3 shell game with card!
I do 3 card monte or 3 shell game but this it totaly new for me!
Thanks for explanaition and thanks for a new idea!
Nikolajus Jegorovas
Kaunas, Lithuania
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