THE POWERS OF DARKNESS - Original Tony Corinda MAGIC MAGICIAN TRICK MENTALISM
THE POWERS OF DARKNESS
Book Details + Condition: Ireland Magic Company (Chicago). ND, appears to be circa 1950s. Scarce original softcover pamphlet measuring 5.5” x 8.5”. 11 pages. Includes two edits on second page - this may be an original editing / proof copy. A unique experiment in sensory perception, with the spectator's eyes closed, using two rings from a Linking Ring set, 10 inches or larger. Contents: Introduction: presented as an experiment in psychology, not a magic trick; The Routine; Preparation: a chair with a cushion, the rings, a pencil; Part I - The Ring Goes On; Part II - The Ring Comes Off; Short Sequence (Jay Marshall): addition to the routine suggested by Billy McComb. Some darkening and light wear to original covers; interior is clean and free of markings, save two edits on second page (changing "penny" to "half" in both instances).