Issue nine; October 2005
Muy Bueno Shuffle (BJ Bueno)
An extremely deceptive tabled false shuffle.
Simulated Slip Cut (Allan Ackerman)
This tabled slip cut will convince your onlookers that the deck has been thoroughly mixed. A perfect lead-in for the Muy Bueno Shuffle.
Covered, Up! (J.K. Hartman)
A selected card appears face up on top of the deck under impossible conditions.
Bertram, Braue and Ben (David Ben)
Demonstrate your ability to cheat at Texas Hold’em.
The Maddox Stack (Michael Maddox)
A completely sleight-free demonstration for dealing any poker hand the spectator calls for.
The Penumbra is printed on glossy, 8.5″ by 11″ paper; 18 pages.