Top 10 Things You Don’t Know About Playing Cards
A while back I had to buy a deck of ordinary playing cards for a class I'm taking. When the package arrived I examined them-- hadn't actually owned or even looked at a regular deck for many years.
I was curious about the history of some of the designs so I looked around YouTube and found this fascinating video. I am seeding it here because playing cards play such a prominent role in so many Magic tricks:
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P.S: At two points in the video, an ad appears-- that is not the end of the video so click on the screen to continue where it indicates to do so).