1,892 entries in Silk & Handkerchief
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Of fast or loose, how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to undo the same with words converting square knot into slip knot
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIX) 190
Unknown How to pull laces innumerable out of your mouth, of what colour or length you list, and never anie thing seene to be therein mouth coils
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 194
Unknown How to draw ribbins of any colour out of your mouth, and to deliver it by the yard mouth coils
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 29
Unknown A very strange tricke whereby you may seeme to cut a piece of Tape into 2. or 4. parts, and make it whole againe with words
1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 43
Unknown How to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to seem to undoe the same with words converting square knot into slip knot
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 39
Unknown Les Anneaux Enfilés Dans un Double Ruban grandmother's necklace - routine, with rings and ribbon, referencing Ozanam
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 36
Unknown Le Mouchoir Marqué, Coupé, Déchiré & Raccommodé marked, cut and burnt handkerchief is restored again, with a table
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 6
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 3 expliqué Explanation of the cut and restored ribbon from p. 27
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 68
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 1 expliqué Explanation of the cut and restored ribbon from p. 24
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 66
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 3 Ribbon is cut and restored several times without apparatus (measured each time)
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 27
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 1 Ribbon is cut into twenty pieces and restored using a small box
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 24
Unknown Défaire un double noeud d'un mouchoir sans le toucher Undoing a double knot of a handkerchief without touching it
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 218
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 2 expliqué Explanation of the cut and restored ribbon from p. 26
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 67
Unknown Ruban coupé et reconstitué 2 Ribbon is cut and restored between two pieces of wood
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 26
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Unknown The Shower of Sweets sweets appear on plate from loading bag with handkerchief, another loading bag from Robert-Houdin
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 251
Unknown The Flags of all Nations miniature silk flags multiply and grow
1876 Modern Magic 432
Unknown The Hand Box, for Vanishing a Handkerchief secret container attached to hand
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 263
Unknown The Handkerchief for Vanishing Money coin sewn in corner
1876 Modern Magic 194
Unknown The Bottle and Ribbons dry ribbons of named colors produced from filled bottle
1876 Modern Magic 376
Unknown The Burning Globe brass globe for switching
1876 Modern Magic 246
Unknown To Exchange a borrowed Handkerchief for a Substitute methods using coat
1876 Modern Magic 240
Unknown The Umbrella Trick borrowed handkerchief and covering of umbrella transpose
1876 Modern Magic 433
Unknown The Transformed Handkerchief "one of Herrmann's favourite tricks", borrowed handkerchief transforms into pieces, reappears in produced lemon, burned and restored once more
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 246
Unknown The Handkerchief cut up, burnt, and finally found in a Candle with assistant
1876 Modern Magic 249
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Vanishing Pocket Handkerchief, found in a Candle borrowed handkerchief burned, then inside candle
1876 Modern Magic 470
Unknown The Vanishing Knots
1876 Modern Magic 238
Unknown The Magic Laundry borrowed handkerchiefs are "washed" in water tub and magically dried
1876 Modern Magic 258
Unknown The Magic Vase and Caddy (To make peas change places with a handkerchief.)
1876 Modern Magic 351
Unknown The Handkerchief that will not Burn passed through flame without harm
1876 Modern Magic 237
Unknown Ring Dummy in Handkerchief improvement for glass vanish
1876 Modern Magic 369
Unknown The Demon Handkerchief (Le Mouchoir du Diable)
1876 Modern Magic 195
Unknown The Handkerchief that cannot be Tied in a Knot
1876 Modern Magic 237
Unknown The Locked and Corded Box "Washerwoman's Bottle" to steal handkerchief stuffed in opaque bottle, reappears in box or nest of boxes or elsewhere
1876 Modern Magic 241
Unknown The Reversible Canister bottle with two compartments to switch handkerchief or something else
1876 Modern Magic 245
Professor Hoffmann Tricks with Handkerchief
1876 Modern Magic 236
Unknown A Pack of Cards changed to a Handkerchief handkerchief and cards in leather case change places
1889 Tricks with Cards 194
Unknown Card Stamp
1889 Tricks with Cards 226
Unknown The Black Velvet Banner three cards are shot with pistol on velvet cloth, they appear stuck on it, flap silk
1889 Tricks with Cards 196
Unknown The Card and Smoke Trick borrowed handkerchief on glass, card fired with pistol and pips appear on handkerchief, also smoke appears in glass
variation in which blank card in glass becomes printed
Related to 1889 Tricks with Cards 225
Unknown Red, White and Blue one silk becomes three
Related to 1890 More Magic 220
Buatier de Kolta The "Bare-armed Vanish" pull without sleeve
1890 More Magic 211
Unknown To "Vanish" a Handkerchief (Sundry methods.) false transfer
1890 More Magic 207
Unknown To Produce Eggs from an empty Handkerchief
  • Another Method
  • "Patter" for this and a "Cake" Trick (baking cake in trick saucepan)
1890 More Magic 327
Unknown A Handkerchief Puzzle tying a knot without letting go of the ends, no trick
1890 More Magic 203
Unknown The Stretched Handkerchief
1890 More Magic 206
Unknown Multiplication of Handkerchiefs "A silk handkerchief made into two or more", with small bottle that has secret compartment
1890 More Magic 218
Unknown Handkerchief to Candle mechanical candle
1890 More Magic 230
Buatier de Kolta The Dissolving Handkerchiefs two handkerchiefs vanish and reappear underneath upside down plate
Related to 1890 More Magic 214
Bland A Saucepan to Cook a Handkerchief pan with secrets compartment
1890 More Magic 233
Unknown The Velvet Cloth for the Production of Cards three cards are shot with pistol on velvet cloth, they appear stuck on it, flap silk
1890 More Magic 109
Unknown The Instantaneous Knot
Also published here 1890 More Magic 203
Buatier de Kolta The Two Decanters and the Flying Handkerchief disappears visually from bottle and appears in second covered bottle
Related to 1890 More Magic 216
Buatier de Kolta Another bare-armed Vanish
Related to 1890 More Magic 213
Buatier de Kolta The Buatier "Pull"
Related to 1890 More Magic 209
Buatier de Kolta Silk from Bottle Vanish sleeve pull, classic
1890 More Magic 217
Unknown The Flying Glass, Watch, and Handkerchief the three items travel into isolated hat
1890 More Magic 364
Unknown Throw Vanish as handkerchief is apparently thrown into air
1890 More Magic 209
Professor Hoffmann The Vanishing Pocket-handkerchief found in a Candle "New Method", with phase in which borrowed handkerchief shrinks in two phases
1890 More Magic 221
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen
  • wand with hollow tip for silk production
  • different preparations for stealing a silk
  • wand penetrates borrowed hat
  • object produced from mouth of spectator
  • wand with knife tip to secretly cut something like spring flower package
Feb. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2) 17
Buatier de Kolta Buatier de Koltas Tuchkunststück silk vanishes and reappears in candle flame, silk loading from back of matchbox, optional holder that can be attached to candle
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 45
Unknown Das verschwindende Kartenspiel Eine Kartensoirée No. 9
deck vanishes from borrowed hat, long ribbon pours out instead, card triangles attached so they can be fanned, attached to pull
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 44
Carl Willmann Das verschwindende Tuch intro on vanishing a silk
July 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7) 102
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen about the magic wand and some gaffed versions
  • hollow wand to produce silk
  • hollow wand with section of handkerchief for destroyed & restored routines
Jan. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 2
Jenkins 1. Die Fadenschlinge nach Jenkins loop around hand to fixate and hide silk
July 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7) 102
Unknown Das Taschentuch als Sonnenschirm handkerchief spins on a stick, stunt
May. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5) 69
Carl Willmann Der künstliche Finger about the fake finger, vanishing and appearing silk application, also with tip of finger removable, flower production application
June 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 94
Unknown Das Verschwinden eines Tuches in freier Hand with extra dummy corner
Nov. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 167
Unknown Billardkugelkunststücke two billiard queues from borrowed handkerchief, then handkerchief to billiard ball, ball routine, borrowed handkerchief reappears in a candle
Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 57
Unknown Der Verschwindungscylinder "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
small black container/cylinder on a pull to vanish objects
Dec. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 4) 49
Carl Willmann Das fliegende Tuch silk vanishes from glass cylinder (pull) and reappears knotted between two silks that are rubber-banded together in a bundle
Variations June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 88
H. F. C. Suhr Der wandernde Rotwein glass bottle with wine placed on tray and covered, wine appears from paper cone and is poured into glass, bottle shown empty and silk is now inside that previously was placed into paper cone, patter bei Conradi
May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 134
Carl Willmann Willmann's auslösbare Zugmechanik für Tücher lockable silk pull system, detailed
Related to Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 182
Unknown Das wandernde Tuch und der Teller silk vanishes and reappears underneath upside down plate, three methods
June 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 151
Unknown Die überlistete Gesellschaft, oder "Der Knoten im Taschentuch" tying a knot into a silk without letting go of the end/corners
Related to Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 13
Unknown Einst und Jetzt egg in glass and covered, silk to egg, in glass is now silk, fake explanation, repeat with marked silk and egg
Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 102
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Entstehung aus dem Nichts! silk to billiard ball, multiplies into six balls, one changes color multiple times
Related to Dec. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 4) 53
Professor Mattmueller Der Zauberlehrling spectator rolls up borrowed silk, an egg is inside which breaks and ruins silk, silk put in pistol and shot, egg comes out of spectator's vest, handkerchief appears on back of spectator
Aug. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 185
Professor Mattmueller Das Chamäleon-Tuch bare handed color-changing silk, tube made in silk color
Aug. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 189
Unknown Die ihre Farbe wechselnden Tücher silk changes color when pushed through rolled-up white cardboard, secret cylinder gimmick
Related to Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 5
Hugo Kramer Die ihre Farbe wechselnden Tücher silks change color in paper tube, different routine
Related to July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 108
Unknown Die ihre Farbe wechselnden Tücher another handling, silks change color in paper tube
Aug. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 127
Unknown Der geheimnisvolle Knoten one-handed silk knot
Feb. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 27
Unknown Die wandernden Kartenpoints selection in glass, borrowed handkerchief on glass, smoke blown onto glass, pips appear on handkerchief and card is now blank, also smoke appears in glass (chemical)
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 8
Unknown Tuchkunststücke silk changes into cut-up silk in hand of spectator, broken and restored fan
Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 72
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The last mysterie à la Conradi envelope sealed by spectator, silk vanishes from glass (loop and pull behind chair), reappears inside
Related to Aug. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 186
Unknown Ein Tuch verwandelt sich in ein Kartenspiel silk to deck of cards
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 159
Unknown Die Tuchfabrik card produced from playing card
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 83
Bartholomäus Gebert Citrone, Tuch und Ring lemon and handkerchief transpose in two borrowed hats, then borrowed finger ring is dropped audibly into glass under handkerchief cover and vanishes, it reappears in lemon
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Unknown Die Drahtschlinge "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
wire loop for body load productions
Nov. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 3) 33
Unknown Das verschwundene Ei "nach C. B.", item wrapped into silk handkerchief vanishes, hole in handkerchief
July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 111
Camill Bihler Tuch- und Papierschnitzel-Kunststück paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and back
Also published here Sep. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 9) 141
Unknown Das Tuch auf Reisen silk appears and vanishes in bare hands
Oct. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 18
Unknown Blendo two silks pushed through tube, they change into bigger silk with both colors
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Unknown Die Kunst, aus einem Tuche deren zwei zu machen splitting a silk into two
June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 88
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die neue Zugmechanik "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
lockable pull mechanism
Related toVariations Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 1
Unknown Neues Tuch- und Tellerkunststück silk vanishes and reappears between two plates
Related to Dec. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 12) 186
Unknown Neues Tuch- und Tellerkunststück two silks vanish and reappear between two plates
Related to July 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 9
Carl Willmann Willmann's Cigarrenklammer holder for cigar, for vanishing
Sep. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 134
Unknown Der Papierfinger false finger made from tissue paper for silk production, crumpled up at the end
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 10
Eduard Hensel Des Malers Traum flowers drawn on frame, handkerchief put on top, it moves by itself and then real flowers are underneath
Related to June 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 11) 168
Carl Willmann Das Erscheinen eines Tuches in freier Hand long article on different methods to produce silks in the bare hands, with hand container gimmicks, also body loads with loops
Related to
  • Willmann's Salon-Magie, p. 81
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 57
Unknown Handkerchief and Card silk from card
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 157
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die höchste Potenz der Geschwindigkeit four large different-colored silks vanish at once, dummy with four corners to fake existence of silks in hand
Related toAlso published here May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9) 132
Unknown Das Tuch im Licht vanished silk reproduced from flame of candle, small container attached behind candle
Related to June 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 6) 87
Unknown Alles Täuschung - Die wandernden Tücher two silks transpose in envelopes
Related to Nov. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 5) 70
Carl Willmann Eine vergnügte Eisenbahnfahrt two white and a red silk become dirty when pushed through paper tube (train ride patter), they then become knotted after put in glass
Also published here Aug. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 8) 118
Unknown Die Kartonröhre "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
Chamäleon-Tücher, silks change color in paper tube
Aug. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 2) 17
Unknown Der Glaseinsatz "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
tube gimmick to load a silk into a bottle
Related to July 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 2
Unknown Japans Volksbelustigung water vanishes from vase, then silks and other things are produced from it
Jan. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 67
Unknown Hausmittel gegen Dilettanten-Schmerzen "By E. C., Munich", intro on amateurs vs. professionals, devil's handkerchief, switching deck application
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 22
Le Roi Der behexte Schirm umbrella trick, umbrella wrapped in paper
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 11
Unknown Das Erscheinen eines Tuches in freier Hand silk(s) starts wrapped around the end of the wand
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 37
Unknown Das mysterieuse Couvert container attached to envelope sealed by spectator, an item can then be produced from apparently the envelope
Related to Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 25
Unknown Die Blechattrappe "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
container with lids sticking out to hold it between fingers behind hand
Feb. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 6) 81
Unknown Die Handschale oder Muschel "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
flesh-colored attachment over palm of hand to hide silks, spring flowers, ...
Jan. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5) 65
Unknown Das Verschwindungstuch "by Dr. A. K. in L.", silk with disc or ring to simulate glass, can slide into corner, second version where disc is on threads behind the silk
Related to
  • Willmann's Salon-Magie, p. 280
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 39
Unknown Fragekasten making fire-proof silks
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 48
Carl Willmann Das Pythagoras-Wunder cloth held up by performer with both hands, still things happen behind this screen, fake finger/third hand, ungaffed silk (finger on stick or wire)
Related toVariations Oct. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 152
Unknown Das Pythagoras-Wunder cloth held up by performer with both hands, still things happen behind this screen, fake finger/third hand, ungaffed silk (finger on stick or wire)
Related toVariations July 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 14
Servais LeRoy Die wandernden Tücher silks travel under plate which rests on a sheet of newspaper
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 71
Professor Bellonie Citrone, Ring und Tuch auf Wanderschaft traveling routine with lemon, finger ring, silk and glass with tube cover, ring ends up in lemon
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm part two, methods
Related to Apr. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 147
Unknown Silk Vanish from Glass Cylinder
May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 166
Carl Willmann Die Tuchmechanik discussions of different pulls, pendulum, sleeve, celluloid container
Variations May 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 71
Carl Willmann Zum Tuchverschwinden on the silk vanish with black celluloid egg
Inspired by Nov. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 11) 170
Unknown Ein Variété-Programm patter by Eduard Hensel
  • Entrée (glove shrinks and becomes stocking)
  • Das Durchdringen der Materie (glass through hat)
  • Glasphänomen (two silk travel from bottle to bottle)
  • Schützenliesl (Queen of Clubs chosen, in a large target appears a woman in Queen of Clubs dress)
Related to Mar. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 134
Unknown Aaron's Schlange two silks change into a fake snake
Related to Feb. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 123
Eduard Hensel Gervinus twentieth century silks with silks in glass cylinders, then hydrostatic glass with a cylinder, then color changing silks in paper tube, then silks vanish and reappear between two plates
Related to Apr. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 152
Unknown Gervinus second part of description
Related to May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 165
Carl Willmann Tuch und Karaffe tube gimmick to load a silk into a bottle
Related to Mar. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 3) 42
Unknown Der Knoten im Tuch tying a knot into a silk without letting go of the end/corners
Related to June 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 94
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Briefkasten answering letters, silk-vanishing pistol
Jan. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 112
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuch-Servante holder for silk behind table or box
Apr. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 59
Unknown Der moderne Phönix handkerchief ends up torn when held by spectator, then to changes into string of pieces tied together, then vanishes and reappears in fruit, then burned and restored
Related to Feb. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 119
Unknown Das mysteriöse Loch im Taschentuch hole apparently cut into borrowed handkerchief, one can see the performer's sleeve through the hole, restored
May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 169
Unknown Glaskassette und Tücher silks travel from paper cone to clear glass casket
Feb. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 24
Unknown Warentelephon "Die wandernden Tücher"
two glass cylinders with lids, two silks in one of them, covered with borrowed handkerchief, silks travel to first into hand and then into other cylinder
Related to Feb. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 119
Unknown Die mechanische Fahne "Gegenstände aus dem Weltausstellungs-Cylinder, dem Tamburin, dem Tuch etc."
production items, production flag
Mar. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 138
Unknown Der Kobold im Glase two small red silks knotted together by spectator and put in beer glass, blue silk vanishes visibly from second glass and appears knotted between red silks
Jan. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 104
Unknown Undine und Flora
  • Der Goldfischfang in der Luft (goldfish bowl production from silks)
  • Ein Gruss der Göttin Flora (flower bouquet from handkerchief)
  • Die verschwindende Goldfischschale (goldfish bowl vanishes)
  • Die in Wasser mit darin schwimmenden Goldfischen verwandelten Papierschnitzel (confetti in glass casket changes into water with goldfish)
  • Das vom Tablett verschwindende gefüllte Wasserglas (full glass vanishes from tray after covered with tube)
Related to Feb. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 117
Carl Willmann, Mr. Plessing Die Wanderung der Tücher two different-colored silks in two glass cylinders visibly transpose
July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 101
Unknown Die Verwandlung eines Tuches in einen Billardball silk of chosen color changes into billiard ball of same color, hollow glass ball
July 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 101
Fr. Maubach Das Verschwinden von vier verschiedenfarbigen Tüchern four large different-colored silks vanish at once, dummy with four corners to fake existence of silks in hand, pull
Related to Aug. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 119
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das Schlangenwunder der Wüste No. 45, two silks change into a fake snake
Related to 1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 124
Professor Bellonie Das Kartentuch deck placed in silk, performer takes out cards and names them apparently by touch, silk with pocket for cards inside
Variations Dec. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 181
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die diabolische Variation No. 8, four silks of different color, they change into balls in chosen order, hollow glass balls
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 36
Unknown Silk to Real Egg pull
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 119
Francis King Flag Production first small flags, then giant flag on pole
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 127
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Tuch und Apfel No. 22, silk vanishes and reappears inside apple or potato
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 68
Unknown Das aus freier Hand verschwindende Tuch
Nov. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 168
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Hinüber und herüber No. 39, eggs travel from borrowed hat to bag and back, alternative with handkerchief, shell
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 108
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die magische Färbeanstalt No. 29, silks change color in paper tube
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 87
Noll Marcellin Das seine Farbe wechselnde Tuch silk knotted around wand changes color, secret tubes that can slide on and off wand
July 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 103
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Wie Einer aus der Tinte kommt No. 37, silk put in tube, taken out of glass with ink in dry condition, ink becomes clear water
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 105
Noll Marcellin Das verschwindende Wasserglas vanishing glass in silk, disc in silk as well as a metal rod that can be stuck into tray so the empty silk can stand upright by itself
Variations Sep. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 9) 136
Professor Bellonie Das wandernde Tuch small bottled wrapped in borrowed handkerchief, silk vanishes from matchbox and reappears in the bottle, travels back
Sep. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 9) 133
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Vernichtung und die Herstellung No. 5, two borrowed handkerchiefs, one is cut up by performer and one by spectator, performer restores his, spectator's is still destroyed, it is shot on a cigar box with a pistol and appears restored therein
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 26
Wilhelm Meves Zum "Pythagoras-Wunder" stick with pivot joint in the middle in top of silk
Inspired by Oct. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 152
Buatier de Kolta Fahnenfest effect description of flag production
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 126
Unknown Tuchpistole silk pistol, silk hanged over barrel, vanishes when fired
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 69
Unknown Silk Pull silk visibly vanishes from glass bottle
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 60
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Tuch- und Papierschnitzelkunststück No. 41, silk pushed in paper cylinder, glass with paper pieces vanishes and reappears in paper cylinder, then silk in glass instead of paper
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 114
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Romans Kartenfahne No. 47, three cards vanish from deck and reappear at flag/silk
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 128
Francis King Das wandernde Tuch und Glas glass with silk vanishes from paper tube, reappears in borrowed hat
Related toAlso published here Jan. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 11
Unknown Das Eskamotieren vanishes without a false-transfer
  • one-handed back palm coin vanish
  • one-handed silk vanish (with rubber band at back of hand)
Related to 1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 142
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Wie Roman Tauben und Vögel verschwinden lässt No. 12, vanishing different objects
  • doves in glass cylinders
  • glasses (both under handkerchief with dummy circle sewn in)
  • bird in paper carton that is switched when wand is dropped
  • pull
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 44
Francis King Das wandernde Tuch und Glas II. Ausführung
Related to Mar. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 3) 39
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Tuch- und Tellerkunststück No. 31, silk vanishes in hand and travels to upside down plate, three methods
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 92
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Metamorphose eines Tuches No. 44, silk produced, changes into ribbon, then into small silks, they vanish and reappear inside an egg
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 120
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Changement von Ei und Tuch No. 43, egg put in covered glass, silk changes to egg, silk reappears in candle
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 117
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Romans Fahnenkunststück No. 46, flag multiplies into three flags
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 125
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das fliegende Tuch No. 18, silk travels from one glass bottle to another, vanishes visibly, other one is covered
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 58
Unknown Tuch und Zauberstab No. 12, wand wrapped in newspaper, silk vanishes, newspaper torn apart and silk comes out
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 135
Unknown Großes Changement No. 10, two silks put in two glass bottles, they vanish visibly and reappear in spectators's pockets, pull into table operated by assistant
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 131
Unknown Die reisenden Tücher No. 1, white silk placed in glass and wrapped in newspaper and put in hat, red silk changes in hand transposes with white one, flower bouquet produced from hat
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 111
Unknown Die das Tuch durchdringende Münze No. 7, glass wrapped in handkerchief and held by spectator, coin vanishes and audibly drops into glass, little coin pocket in handkerchief
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 21
Unknown Wie man ein Tuch in ein Glas bringt about loading a silk into a bottomless glass
Related to May 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 5) 74
Unknown Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme No. 19, silk produced with empty hands from candle flame, loaded from match box
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 152
Unknown Color Changing Silk in the hands, tube
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 112
Carl Willmann Die ihre Farbe wechselnden Tücher color changing silks in rolled-up paper carton, tube container hidden in silk
Related toAlso published here Mar. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 3) 43
Carl Willmann Die ihre Farbe wechselnden Tücher part two
Related to Apr. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 56
Carl Willmann Die sechsmalige Verwandlung eines Tuches silk changes into named color, then changes five more times, with holder
Also published here Nov. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 170
Unknown Der Knoten im Taschentuch No. 6, putting a knot in a handkerchief without letting go of the ends (knotting the arms first)
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 159
Charles Arbre Die Knoten im Taschentuch knot vanishes when silk is shaken, two knots appear in silk
May 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 5) 76
Unknown Das geheimnisvolle Gemälde No. 2, white cloth in frame lighted from back, it seems transparent, on command an image appears on cloth, chemical
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 114
Julius Kupka Citrone und Tuch lemon in hat transposes with silk in hands
Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 141
Unknown Devil's Handkerchief brief
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 93
Unknown Die sich vermehrenden Tücher three silks produced in bare hands, then vanished again, secret pockets in silks and loop for thumb
Also published here Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 140
Emil Clauß Wohin? coin wrapped in handkerchief vanishes, secret rubber band to secure it and it can be shaken out
May 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 5) 78
Carl Willmann Das Tuch im Licht borrowed handkerchief travels into chosen candle
Nov. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 171
Carl Willmann Die magische Theedose tea box to switch a silk or something like that
June 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 90
Carl Willmann Tuch und Billardball auf der Wanderschaft billiard ball in ball vase transposes with silk in hand
May 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 74
Fr. Maubach Das hypnotisierte Taschentuch knot in handkerchief, it becomes animated and dances between legs, thread
Nov. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 174
Phantome Das auf freier Hand balancierende Tuch rolled up silk stands upright and collapses on command, thread
Dec. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 189
Carl Willmann Der künstliche Finger triangle finger attachment with bigger loading chamber, American origin
Mar. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 41
Carl Willmann Die Verwandlungskugel ball with opening shown, silk put in changes color
Dec. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 187
Emil Clauß Nur ein Faden! design for wires in handkerchief after ditching a box underneath
Aug. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 124
Carl Willmann Die magische Bonbondüte watch and handkerchief borrowed and put in a box, then both reappear in a paper packet along with candy
Sep. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 135
Carl Willmann Das wandernde Tuch silk vanishes and appears on elbow, vanishes again and appears at knee, two methods
Mar. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 43
Buatier de Kolta Buatier de Kolta's Tuchkunststück silk vanishes and is reproduced from flame of candle, matchbox steal
Feb. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 2) 24
Carl Willmann Der Verschwindungscylinder aus Glas glass cylinder that is open on one end, things put inside, handkerchief put on top with disc inside and cylinder dropped into servante
June 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 91
Carl Willmann Das Taschentuchkästchen borrowed watch and handkerchief vanish from box/apparatus and reappear inside bread
Apr. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 4) 57
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli V. Spiritistische Spiegelfechtereien 1. Wanderung von Tinte und Wasser (ink and water transposition, glass and bottle)
2. Die Macht der magischen Mixtur (silk vanish, one placed over candle vanishes in a flash, silk appears in small bottle)
3. Feuer und Wasser (water starts to burn)
4. Das verschwindende Wasserglas (glass filled with water vanishes under handkerchief)
1902 Moderne Magie 92
Dr. G. Runschke Zum verschwindenden Wasserglas vanishing glass in silk, two discs in silk as well as a connecting rod so the empty silk can stand upright by itself
Inspired by Feb. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 2) 24
Mademoiselle Patrice The Changing Handkerchiefs in tube
1902 The Modern Conjurer 227
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli IX. Colorado y maduro 1. Metamorphose (cigarette changes to cigar)
2. Ein Gleichgewichtsproblem (cigar is balanced on plate)
3. Transformation (silk production from smoke of a match)
4. Der gläserne Rauchfang (smoke appears in glass covered with silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 120
Unknown Das wandernde Tuch und der Teller II. ungaffed plate, placed on newspaper
Mar. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 37
Carl Willmann Das ungehorsame Taschentuch (borrowed) silk dances around on table, thread and assistant
Apr. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 4) 60
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VII. Seltsam, seltsam, sonderbar! 1. Das Loch im Taschentuch (hole is cut in handkerchief and restored)
2. Das verschwindende Geldstück (coin disappears under glass, and appears again)
3. Katalepsie eines Taschentuchs (Silk balances on corner)
4. Das Taschentuch als Zuckerbäcker (candy production from silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 107
Frank Kennard The Mysteriously-Joined Handkerchiefs 20th century silks
1902 The Modern Conjurer 231
Carl Willmann Flagge und Trauring auf der Wanderschaft borrowed ring wrapped in paper is burned, flag vanishes as well, both reappear in previously sealed glass held by spectator
July 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 103
Charles Bertram, Mademoiselle Patrice The Handkerchiefs and Soup Plate travel to under plate, two methods for man or woman (Bertram & Patrice)
1902 The Modern Conjurer 215
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIII. Variatio Delectat 1. Feuer in den Fingerspitzen (flame of candle is ignited again with fingers)
2. Kerzen-Metamorphose (candle transforms into silk, wrapped in paper)
3. Wanderschaft (Tuch- und Teller-Kunststück) (silk vanishes and appears under plate)
4. Das Chamäleon-Tuch (silk changes color inside tube)
5. Das verschwindende Seidentuch (silk vanishes in paper cone)
1902 Moderne Magie 140
Carl Willmann Tuch und Flasche auf der Wanderschaft silk put into cardboard cylinder changes into bottle and back
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 6
Unknown To Take Two Corners of a Handkerchief, one in each Hand, and Tie a Know in it Without Removing either Hand
1902 The Modern Conjurer 292
Carl Willmann Das wandernde Tuch und der Teller I. silk travels underneath upside down plate on table
Feb. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 2) 26
Frank Kennard The Sun and Moon Trick with Handkerchiefs centers cut out of two handkerchiefs, centers restored into wrong handkerchiefs, then fixed
1902 The Modern Conjurer 207
Frank Kennard Pulley Vanish from Glass
Related to 1902 The Modern Conjurer 232
Carl Willmann Das Loch im Taschentuch cut and restored borrowed handkerchief, spectator's can apparently see through it, really piece put on top of same fabric as performer's clothing
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 5
Unknown Slipknot with Silks
1902 Moderne Magie 167
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 2. Die Drahtschleife silk production, steal from body, with wire
1902 Moderne Magie 58
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXIV. Ein magisches Mirakel 1. Die Puppentücher (silks change into ribbon)
2. Eine gelungene Reparatur (ribbon vanishes and appears as normal silk in a glass)
3. Der Flüchtling (silk placed back inside glass, both vanish unter handkerchief)
4. Wiederkunft (glass filled with red wine appears under handkerchief)
5. Farbenwechsel (red wine changes into white wine)
6. Der unsichtbare Abfluss (liquid vanishes from bottle)
7. Pariser Zuckerbäckerei (bran placed inside glass, changes into candy)
1902 Moderne Magie 209
Frank Kennard The Watch, Handkerchief, and Glass borrowed watch smashed and vanishes from handkerchief in glass, then handkerchief and glass vanish, all reproduced from hat
1902 The Modern Conjurer 220
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 1. Der Verschwindungsapparat für Tücher methods to vanish silks, pulls, holdouts and false finger gimmick
1902 Moderne Magie 55
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVI. Trifolium 1. Das verwandelte Kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. Das plötzlich erscheinende Seidentuch (silk appears)
4. Seidentüchlein auf Reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. Die magischen Knoten (knotted silks unknot)
1902 Moderne Magie 164
Unknown The Flag Trick tissue changes into many little flag, big flag finish
1902 The Modern Conjurer 266
Buatier de Kolta Die Wanderung der Tücher six different-colored silks vanish, first two, then three, then last one
Dec. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 183
Carl Willmann Das Hervorbringen einer beliebigen Anzahl Tücher many silks produced from one small silk
Sep. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 134
Carl Willmann Willmann's Wurfmechanik für grössere Gegenstände item catapulted up from behind table behind handkerchief that is held up, producing any items
Inspired by Sep. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 9) 139
Joseph Michael Hartz The False Thumb
1903 Later Magic 214
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster, Unknown To Vanish Four Handkerchiefs Simultaneously dummy with four small silks sewn together blendo-like to fake existence of all four
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 287
Professor De Vere The Closed Glass Tube (LÉtui en Cristal) closed glass cylinder with silk put in hat, vanishes from tube therein
1903 Later Magic 317
Unknown An Illustration of Free Trade Principles elaborate routine with silk and egg
Related to 1903 Later Magic 418
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuchhalter holder for silks at back of chair or table with applications, also for cards that travel under a plate
June 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6) 85
Carl Willmann Variation zur "Tuchwanderung" silk pushed into glass with beer, it travels into another glass, glass with tube inside
Related to Oct. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 10) 149
Unknown The Dancing Handkerchief thread
  • Parlour Method
  • Stage Method
1903 Later Magic 335
Carl Willmann Bald hier, bald dort "Ein kleines Handkunststück"
watch borrowed, wrapped in silk and put in glass, watch vanishes, silk vanishes, then glass wrapped in newspaper vanishes, all item reappear in borrowed hat
Aug. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 8) 119
Camill Bihler A Handkerchief Transformed into Paper Shavings paper cuttings vanish from glass, handkerchief changes into paper cuttings in paper tube and back
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 323
Carl Willmann Zum wandernden Tuch silk (re)appears in paper cylinder
Feb. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 2) 26
Maurice Garland A Postscript
  • Handkerchief to Egg with ping-pong ball
  • Silk & Egg shown, silk vanishes
1903 Later Magic 345
Carl Willmann Das Weinglas des Teufels oder "Die magische Färberei" glass filled with beer and emptied, filled again, silk produced from glass in dry condition, silks vanish and flag of same colors produced from glass, glass with tube inside, gaffed tray
Related to Mar. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 3) 37
Unknown The Cache flesh-colored ball, thumbs can stick into holes for manipulation
1903 Later Magic 219
Unknown The "Eau de Cologne Bottle" Vanisher
1903 Later Magic 275
Unknown The Flag and Worsted Ball wool ball in glass, cardboard cylinder over another tumbler, silk in tumbler, they transpose
Related to
  • improved from early Mahatma
1903 Later Magic 357
Unknown A Handkerchief Changed to Paper Ribbons
1903 Later Magic 322
Unknown The Glass Ball, for Changing a Handkerchief to a Billiard-Ball freely chosen colored handkerchief changes into like-colored ball
1903 Later Magic 279
Carl Willmann Das Vermehrungstablett coin tray, with some simple applications, also having a silk in slit
Related to Mar. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 3) 42
Unknown Reproduction from a Sealed Envelope container secretly attached to envelope
1903 Later Magic 292
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradi's Multiplying Tube
1903 Later Magic 227
Unknown Wands for the Production of Handkerchiefs "Special Wands for Various Purposes"
four wand constructions
1903 Later Magic 122
Unknown Reproduction Beneath a Soup-Plate (Methods of Reproducing a Vanished Handkerchief)
silk appears between two plates
Related to 1903 Later Magic 290
Unknown The Nickel Tube, with Pull
1903 Later Magic 283
Unknown The "Monarch" Handkerchief Producer flesh-colored gimmick with loop
1903 Later Magic 223
Joseph Michael Hartz The Glass with Mirror Partition appearing candy, silk transformation, removing partition, methods for turning glass around, as servante
  • Different Forms of the Glass
  • Illustrations of its Uses
1903 Later Magic 42
Professor Hoffmann Colour-Changing Tricks
  • The Inventors of the Colour-Change
1903 Later Magic 241
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster, Ellis Stanyon Various Methods of Colour-Changing
  • The Conradi Tube
  • Sundry Appliances for Colour-Changing
Related to 1903 Later Magic 242
August Roterberg Roterberg's Colour-Change pocket in corner
1903 Later Magic 244
J. Marcellin Marcellin's Colour-Change silk wrapped around wand changes color
1903 Later Magic 246
David Devant Colour-Changing by the Aid of a Paper Tube
  • The Elementary Method
1903 Later Magic 247
Carl Willmann Willmann's Colour-Change with paper tube
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 252
Carl Willmann A Six-Fold Colour-Change spring clips
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 256
Unknown To Change the Colour of a Handkerchief by merely Drawing it Through the Hand mechanical tube
1903 Later Magic 258
Unknown The Brass Tube, with Sliding Cup, for Colour-Changing Tricks
1903 Later Magic 260
Carl Willmann Willmann's "Metropolitan Railway" Trick color change routine with paper tube
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 262
David Devant Devant's Handkerchief Trick producing three white handkerchiefs, paper tube, they change to red, green and yellow, one vanishes in glass tube and appears knotted between other two, description edited by Devant himself
1903 Later Magic 303
Unknown The "Marvellous Metamorphosis" Silver Cylinder nickled tube to switch handkerchief that is pushed inside
1903 Later Magic 320
Unknown Two Vanished Handkerchiefs Reproduced from a Nest of Three Envelopes spectator seals nest of envelope, two handkerchiefs vanish and reappear inside, one in each, loading envelopes behind and taking out inner envelope from behind
1903 Later Magic 294
David Devant Devant's "Transvaal Flag" Trick flag apparently cut in two with sword but vanishes instead, then a small flag becomes larger
1903 Later Magic 361
Unknown The Nickel Tube for Vanishing a Handkerchief - Improved Form
1903 Later Magic 281
Unknown The Rubber Ring rubber band put around silk which then vanishes, loop allows it to hang on back of hand
1903 Later Magic 268
Unknown Flags and Paper Shavings tissue paper changes into snow storm, then flags produced
1903 Later Magic 351
Unknown The Nickel Tube for Vanishing a Handkerchief
1903 Later Magic 279
Unknown The "Lamp-Chimney" Vanish silks disappear visually from glass tube, pull
Related to 1903 Later Magic 284
Unknown Production from the Wand
Related to 1903 Later Magic 222
Mr. Stillwell Stillwell's Handkerchief Act
1903 Later Magic 234
Hamley Brothers, Unknown The False Finger (The Magical Production of Handkerchiefs)
different constructions
1903 Later Magic 209
Buatier de Kolta Production from a Match-Box
1903 Later Magic 222
Unknown A New Handkerchief Vanisher
Related to 1903 Later Magic 269
Professor Hoffmann Chapter VIII - Flag Tricks chapter intro
1903 Later Magic 349
Unknown The Hand-Box secret container attached to hand
Related to 1903 Later Magic 218
Carl Posse The Rubber Band for showing both sides of hand empty
1903 Later Magic 216
Unknown The Handkerchief Cut and Restored (Modern Method)
1903 Later Magic 319
Unknown A Handkerchief Changed to a Billiard-Ball
1903 Later Magic 277
Professor Hoffmann Handkerchiefs to Glass two handkerchiefs travel into glass that spectator holds, ends clean
1903 Later Magic 47
Professor Hoffmann A Simple Appliance for Handkerchief Multiplication
1903 Later Magic 228
Unknown The Shower of Sweets (Improved Method) shower of bonbons falls from handkerchief
Related to 1903 Later Magic 344
Unknown A Special Method of Producing the First Handkerchief starched corner
1903 Later Magic 240
Francis King The Hat and Handkerchief glass with silks vanishes from paper tube, reappears in borrowed hat
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 315
Unknown Handkerchief Multiplication on a Larger Scale strategies to produce many silks
1903 Later Magic 232
Carl Willmann Der Magier als Billardkünstler routine with billiard balls, candles and silk
Dec. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 186
Carl Willmann Die bezauberte Weinflasche wine poured from bottle, then vanishes silk is removed from bottle in dry condition, more wine poured out, bottle put in case, silk vanishes again, in case is now only silk and some production items
Dec. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 184
John Hamley An Ingenious Device to Facilitate the Palming and Vanishing of a Handkerchief rolling handkerchief into ball, rubber piece to hold it together
1903 Later Magic 278
Professor Hoffmann Methods of "Vanishing" a Handkerchief
1903 Later Magic 268
Buatier de Kolta Reproduction from a Candle
  • Buatier de Kolta's Method
and other methods
1903 Later Magic 299
Carl Willmann Improved "Pulls"
  • Willmann's Vanisher
vanishing handkerchief application
1903 Later Magic 33
Unknown The Finger Shell and False Palm
1903 Later Magic 215
Charles Bertram Bertram's Flag Trick tissue paper changes into flags
Related to
  • "Isn't It Wonderful!" (Charles Bertram)
1903 Later Magic 349
Unknown Handkerchiefs Increasing in Size as well as Number
1903 Later Magic 239
Unknown The Drum-Head Tube
1903 Later Magic 297
Professor De Vere A Novel Method of Production pulled from sleeve into hand via thread
1903 Later Magic 225
Professor Hoffmann Miscellaneous Handkerchief Tricks
1903 Later Magic 303
Unknown The Wedding Ring and Flag finger ring wrapped in flash paper vanishes, flag changes into flowers, flag with ring inside appears in covered glass
1903 Later Magic 204
Unknown The Glass Box, for Reproducing a Handkerchief silk instantly appears in clear box
1903 Later Magic 302
L. E. Levassor Ein Taschentuch-Kunststück two different-colored silks put into two signed envelopes, they transpose
Nov. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 166
August Roterberg Roterberg's Vanisher, and Passes Therewith
1903 Later Magic 270
T. Nelson Downs The Flying Handkerchiefs origin not clear, silk in glass bottle visible vanishes and reappears in another bottle
Also published here
  • "Magic and its Professors" (Henry Ridgely Evans)
1903 Later Magic 341
Professor Hoffmann Chapter VII - Tricks with Handkerchiefs
  • The Recommendations of the Handkerchief for Magical Purposes
1903 Later Magic 207
C. O. Williams Another Method of Using the Vanisher container gimmicks
1903 Later Magic 273
Unknown Clips for Handkerchiefs
1903 Later Magic 224
Unknown The Production of Flags on Staves Complete with telescope staff
1903 Later Magic 353
Unknown Simultaneous Production of a Desired Number of Handkerchiefs
1903 Later Magic 238
Unknown From the Sleeve (The Multiplication of Handkerchiefs)
1903 Later Magic 226
Unknown Flags Converted into Silken Streamers
1903 Later Magic 352
Joseph Michael Hartz A Couple of Handkerchiefs Turned into a Snake fake snake
  • Hartz's Method
1903 Later Magic 333
Carl Willmann Zum Kunststück "Das fliegende Tuch"
Inspired by Apr. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 4) 59
Unknown Production from Trouser Leg
1903 Later Magic 217
Unknown Right and Left two different colored silks in two glass tubes visibly change place
1903 Later Magic 338
Unknown Black, Red, and White three silk production from hands, pocket handkerchief
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 229
Carl Willmann Die pneumatische Rohrpost cylinder close with paper and rings on both sides, silk appears inside
Jan. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 1) 4
Unknown How to Change the Wand into a Handkerchief
1903 Later Magic 126
Joseph Michael Hartz The Ribbon-Producing Egg
Related to 1903 Later Magic 432
Buatier de Kolta Production from Bend of Elbow
1903 Later Magic 217
Unknown The Vanish from a Paper Cylinder
Related to 1903 Later Magic 284
Unknown The Bewitched Orange long ribbon produced from orange
1903 Later Magic 434
Jentry Jentry's Ei- und Tuchkunststück egg in glass in hat transposes with silk
Dec. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 12) 185
Richard Janke Ein neuer Tuchhalter holder for silk that can be attached to table or chair
June 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 6) 88
Carl Willmann Willmann's wandernde Tücher traveling silks with glass cylinders that have a metal bottom and top
May 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 74
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die mysteriöse Tuchwanderung two silks travel from paper-covered glass cylinder into two glasses that are covered with other silks
Jan. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1) 5
Unknown Das Erscheinen eines Tuches in freier Hand with gimmick between fingers, silk hangs behind hand
Mar. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 38
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuchdose metal box to make silks vanish or appear
Feb. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 2) 21
Unknown Das dematerialisierte Taschentuch silk through leg
June 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 100
Unknown Neuestes Flaggen-Manöver two silks and small flag appear, silks put in glass, flag vanishes again and reappears between the two silks in glass, false finger and pull
June 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 92
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ein Tuchkunststück in verschiedenen Variationen long routine combination, silk splits in two, one put in paper cone, borrowed handkerchief put over glass vase, in cone are now flowers, water in vase changes to ink, glass with handkerchief vanish under silk, handkerchief reproduced from spectator's pocket
Related to Dec. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
Reinhold Kankel Die magische Tuchfärberei silk changes color in liquid, chemical
Also published here Mar. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 41
Carl Willmann Das seine Farbe in freier Hand wechselnde Tuch silk pulled through hand changes color, involved mechanical container
Apr. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4) 54
A. J. Die Streichholzschachtel im Dienste der Magie uses of match box in magic tricks, back palm with matchbox
1. appearing silk
2. vanishing silik
3. color change with matchbox cover as secret tube
4. matchboxes travel from one hat to another
5. vanishing matches
6. coin travels from box to box
7. double color changing silk in rolled up paper, silk to paper streamer
8. appearing spring flowers
July 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 101
Unknown Das magische Tuchfärben silk changes color in liquid, chemical
Also published here Nov. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11) 169
Robertini Ein kleines Fahnenmanöver flag production routine
Mar. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 43
Unknown Das Fahnenfest aller Nationen producing a hundred flags and large ones as well from some production container
July 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 111
Carl Willmann Tuch und Karaffen two glass bottles are covered with handkerchiefs, silk travels from inside one bottle into the other
July 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 104
Carl Willmann Die Taschentuchmühle borrowed handkerchief cut up in mill apparatus
July 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 107
Unknown Eine Ueberraschung borrowed watch and handkerchief put in tube, things travel into gift package on table
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 130
Carl Willmann Fahne und Bouquet tissue paper set on fire and tossed into audience, becomes paper streamers which are pulled back, flag produced, bouquet produced
Sep. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 136
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Conradis Original-Fahnentableau producing a hundred flags and large ones as well from some production container
July 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 7) 113
Unknown The Cannon-Ball-Globes large ball put in giant ball vase, ball travels into hat and silk and coin are in ball vase instead
Dec. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 1) 12
Carl Willmann Billardball und Taschentuch billiard ball in glass transposes with silk in hand
Oct. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10) 153
Unknown Das magische Kartentuch deck thrown against handkerchief, selected cards cling to it
June 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 91
Richard Pannwitz Das Tuch mit sieben Zipfeln Ein Abend in der "Berliner Amateur-Vereinigung für magische Kunst"
seven-cornered handkerchief
Related to Apr. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4) 65
Richard Pannwitz Das Tuch mit sieben Zipfeln continuation of description
Related to May 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 84
Paul Freny Der Schuss nach dem Licht two candles and two silks, chosen silk travels into chosen candle
June 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 6) 87
Carl Willmann Die bezauberte Karte coin produced from under selection, then silk produced from selection
Mar. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 3) 35
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, stealing a silk, flash paper card
June 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 6) 95
Paul Freny Ein neues Fahnenkunststück flag transposes with borrowed handkerchief, see p. 79 for correction
Apr. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4) 57
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Hexenknoten silks are suddenly knotted together, then loose again, secret rubber band, attachment at back of chair that holds it until needed
Feb. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 35
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ein Tuchkunststück in verschiedenen Variationen part two
Related to Jan. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 23
Carl Anderson, William G. Edwards Tricks of the Trade compilation of tips on:
1. painting metal
2. glueing cloth
3. table tops
4. painting tables
5. table tops
6. "Anderson Inlaid Top"
7. silk handkerchief quality
8. sheet brass
9. soft & hard brass
10. velvet
11. brass tubing
12. "lighted candle from pocket"
13. candle oil
14. servante for glass of water
15. thread
16. wax
1909 The Art of Magic 289
Harry Houdini The Vanishing Knot
1909 The Art of Magic 336
T. Nelson Downs The Latest Egg, Handkerchief and Glass Trick egg in tumbler changes place with silk in hand
1909 The Art of Magic 300
Unknown The Mysterious Knot
1909 The Art of Magic 335
Joseph Michael Hartz The Inexhaustible Handkerchief production trick, fish bowls and other items
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 103
Mr. Gilbert, Professor Hoffmann The Changing Handkerchief Boxes two handkerchief of different color in two cardboard boxes transpose
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 25
Unknown A Silk Handkerchief Changed into a Flag
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 23