This marvelous effect won Mystini first prize at an I.B.M.
convention and was performed by the Great Dante. Briefly, two ropes and three
solid color Spectrum silks are passed for examination. The ropes are tied around
one of the silks, then the remaining two silks are tied around the ropes. With
everything securely tied, two spectators hold the ends of the ropes while the
performer removes the silks in a flash from the ropes, and the original knots
remain in the silks!!
This effect is 100% mechanical and can be repeated over and over without
preparation. This is one of our finest effects and is recommended without