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The Mark

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The Mark is a coin trick created John Murray, and manufactured by Sterling Magic. This wonderful effect was first produced and popularized by the legendary Al Cohen.[1]
Tannen's Topic, SPRING-SUMMER 1981

Effect: A signed half-dollar coin disappears, and magically reappears locked inside a key chain that is being held by the spectator, who has held it throughout the performance.

The trick has been reproduced by Paul Richards and Elmwood Magic.

References

  1. Memoirs of a Magic Dealer, Al Cohen, Genii the conjurors' magazine Vol. 76 No. 12, DECEMBER 2013, page 15