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The New Pocket Coin Trick

The audience see the magician place three pennies on the table. They take a look at a brass cup and the magician places it over the three pennies, hiding them from sight. When a spectator lifts up the cup, they discover that one of the pennies has vanished. They can confirm that no penny remains in the brass cup, because there is a hole in the middle of the cup when it is held up to the light. The magician then finds the vanished coin in any desired position. Complete with instructions.

Item Details

Date Mid 20th century.
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Ref no N3134