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Topic: Stebbins questions...
Message: Posted by: Seth (Jan 5, 2005 06:15AM)
Hey there guys, Is there a way to get from Stebbins to full deck order, without reverse Faros. i.e. without using Ortiz's Stebbins secret in reverse?

Also what are your favourite effect with the Stebbins stack?
Message: Posted by: Bananafish (Jan 5, 2005 07:03AM)
[quote]Is there a way to get from Stebbins to full deck order[/quote]
You could deal the deck into 4 piles...
Message: Posted by: saturnin (Jan 5, 2005 12:57PM)
Maybe if you explain the reason why you need this, it would help us to give other suugestion(s) that would fit into your routine.

Ronnie Lemieux
Montreal
Canada
Message: Posted by: andre combrinck (Jan 5, 2005 01:59PM)
Annemann has a few effects that I like using this stack, for example one of his book tests in Practical Mental Magic.After revealing the word,I usually reveal the cards too.I don't know if I weaken the effect by doing this,but I usually get a very warm response from the people watching.
Andre
Message: Posted by: Hideo Kato (Jan 5, 2005 05:28PM)
I guess Seth would like to show new deck order as the climax of his routine.

But, I can't imagine it produce a good climax to show new deck order after neccessary procedure to get it.

Of course two consecutive Faros will make every four of a kind get together.

Hideo Kato

I posted a Si Stebbins trick in Secret Sessions.
Message: Posted by: Nick Pudar (Jan 5, 2005 08:50PM)
My all-time-favorite killer routine with Si Stebbins is called "Encore Card Stab" by Al Koran. It can be found in "Al Koran's Professional Presentations" edited by Hugh Miller. The book I have was published by Harry Stanley in England, but there is no publication date.

Nick
Message: Posted by: Carrie Sue (Jan 5, 2005 09:01PM)
I have a session for Nick's "Stackview" program above which will show how you get Si Stebbins order from New Deck order. Once you get "Stackview," private message me and I can e-mail you that session somehow.