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82<br><u>Knotting a string (or handkerchief) with one<br>hand</u>.<br>Start as in 1. Turn thumb down & hook<br>the part <u>a</u> over it (fig 2). Then bend 2<br>fingers down, nip <u>b</u> about [lower case beta], claw it through<br>the loop & jerk one end to partially tighten.<br>(<u>W. Goldston</u>. More Tricks &c. p35.)<br><u>String & Button-hole</u> (trick)<br>Take a piece of string about 2 ft long.<br>& knot ends together. Pass it through a<br>button hole, letting it hand down in 2 bights.<br>Then, turning tips of fingers upmost, put R.H. X<br>7 L.H. 4<sup>th</sup> finger tips in one loop & v.v. with<br>the other. One loop will overlap the other,<br>& be higher. The <s>other</s><i>one</i> (which should contain<br>
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82<br><u>Knotting a string (or handkerchief) with one<br>hand</u>.<br>Start as in 1. Turn thumb down & hook<br>the part <u>a</u> over it (fig 2). Then bend 2<br>fingers down, nip <u>b</u> about [lower case beta], claw it through<br>the loop & jerk one end to partially tighten.<br>(<u>W. Goldston</u>. More Tricks &c. p35.)<br><u>String & Button-hole</u> (trick)<br>Take a piece of string about 2 ft long.<br>& knot ends together. Pass it through a<br>button hole, letting it hand down in 2 bights.<br>Then, turning tips of fingers upmost, put R.H. X<br>& L.H. 4<sup>th</sup> finger tips in one loop & v.v. with<br>the other. One loop will overlap the other,<br>& be higher. The <s>other</s><i>one</i> (which should contain<br>

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82
Knotting a string (or handkerchief) with one
hand
.
Start as in 1. Turn thumb down & hook
the part a over it (fig 2). Then bend 2
fingers down, nip b about [lower case beta], claw it through
the loop & jerk one end to partially tighten.
(W. Goldston. More Tricks &c. p35.)
String & Button-hole (trick)
Take a piece of string about 2 ft long.
& knot ends together. Pass it through a
button hole, letting it hand down in 2 bights.
Then, turning tips of fingers upmost, put R.H. X
& L.H. 4th finger tips in one loop & v.v. with
the other. One loop will overlap the other,
& be higher. The otherone (which should contain