Now take back the five-spot card and place it on the back of the pack, with its face side toward audience.
It was open, and on the marble slab lay a customer's five-spot.
Cut out the center pip on the five-spot of spades with a sharp knife.
And also: "The five-spot of diamonds, the scaffold, the Place de Roquette."
My friends went back on me—that five-spot was all I had in the world, and it didn't go a long way.
A lightning change can be made from a five-spot to a four-spot while swinging the card.