407 entries in Thimble
  
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Unknown Der bezauberte Fingerhut 1. thimble travels from hand to hand, false transfer with finger switch
2. false transfer
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
Unknown Der bezauberte Fingerhut small cone made from paper and put on table, thimble vanishes and reappears underneath, nesting thimbles
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 77
David Devant The Flying Thimble with one-handed palm and retrieval onto first finger
Later Magic 502
Lee Stewart Fingerhut-Kunststücke thimble sequences
I. vanish
II. swallowing
III. vanish as thimble is handed to spectator
IV. vanish
V. vanish from thumb
VI. showing both hands empty
VII. handling multiple thimbles, body holder
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 181
August Roterberg, Maurice Garland The Multiplying Thimble with holder, eight thimbles
Later Magic 508
Unknown The Patriotic Thimble thimble vanishes under small paper cover
Later Magic 506
Van Lamèche The Vanishing Thimbles
Later Magic 513
C. O. Williams Improved Thimble Holder
Later Magic 512
Unknown The Thimble and Paper Cone nested thimbles, thimble through paper cone
Later Magic 506
Charles T. Jordan The "Full-View" Color-Changing Thimble No. 6, wax
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 14
Charles T. Jordan A Manipulative Opening No. 9, card, thimble and billiard ball are produced
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 21
Laurie Ireland Four Thimble Vanish and Reproduction
Ireland Writes a Book 4
Tom Sellers Glido - The Thimble That Glides glides across table
Sellers' Secrets 6
Tom Sellers A Thimble Sleight
Quick Tricks 15
Jean Hugard Color Changes 1
Thimble Magic 30
Jean Hugard Color Changes 2
Thimble Magic 30
Jean Hugard Color Changes 3
Thimble Magic 30
Jean Hugard Color Changes 4
Thimble Magic 31
Jean Hugard Color Changes 5
Thimble Magic 31
Jean Hugard Color Changes 6
Thimble Magic 31
Jean Hugard Color Changes 7
Thimble Magic 32
George Johnson Color Changes 8: Using a Special Thimble Half white/red thimble + nesting blue thimble
Thimble Magic 32
Jean Hugard The Basic Sleight - Thumb-Palm No. 1 Basic thimble palm by curling finger in
Related toVariations Thimble Magic 4
Jean Hugard Finger Practice Practice routine to master the thimble thumb palm
Related to Thimble Magic 5
Jean Hugard Thumb-Palm No. II More open way of doing a thumb-palm
Thimble Magic 9
Jean Hugard Thumb-Palm No. III
Thimble Magic 9
Jean Hugard Thumb-Palm No. IV
Thimble Magic 10
Jean Hugard Thumb-Palm No. V
Thimble Magic 10
Jean Hugard Thumb-Palm Variation
Thimble Magic 11
Jean Hugard Second Finger-Palm Hiding thimble with second finger curled in
Thimble Magic 12
Jean Hugard The Fadeaway Palm Hide thimble between thumb and palm, can show palm to audience
Thimble Magic 12
Jean Hugard The Back-Palm - From Middle Finger
Thimble Magic 13
Jean Hugard The Back-Palm - From the Thumb Tip
Thimble Magic 13
Jean Hugard The Back-Palm - From the Fork of the Thumb
Thimble Magic 14
Jean Hugard The Finger-Clip - At the Front of the Hand Clipping between middle and ring finger
Thimble Magic 14
Jean Hugard The Finger-Clip - At the Back of the Hand
Thimble Magic 14
Jean Hugard Advanced Finger Practice Practice routine to master the different thimble palms
Thimble Magic 19
Jean Hugard Production and Vanish of Four Thimbles Simultaneously Describes how to palm four thimbles, and use it to produce and vanish four thimbles
Thimble Magic 39
August Roterberg The Multiplying Thimbles Climax to thimble routine - thimble appears on every finger on both hands
Thimble Magic 7
Jean Hugard Production of the First Thimble: Various Methods five ways to produce a single thimble in a dramatic manner, some involving fire/flash paper
Thimble Magic 20
Jean Hugard 4 - Production From the Mouth
Thimble Magic 23
Jean Hugard 1 - Jumbo Thimbles How to produce a jumbo thimble in Miser's Dream
Related to Thimble Magic 38
Jean Hugard 12 - Four Thimbles From Hand to Hand Thimble-fly: four thimbles fly from hand to hand
Thimble Magic 26
James Shannon Various Routines 1 Eleven identical thimbles
Thimble Magic 32
Ivor Smith Various Routines 2 Uses a black art table and a tri-color thimble and has a lemon production
Thimble Magic 33
Jean Hugard Various Routines 3 - Routine With Nested Thimbles
Thimble Magic 34
Jean Hugard Catching Thimbles a la Miser's Dream: Special Thimbles Miser's Dream with thimbles, with ideas on how to end the routine and what gimmicked/special thimbles to be used
Related to Thimble Magic 37
Otis Manning Finger Exercise! thimbles jump around on fingers
Also published here The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 95
Jean Hugard Easy Moves With One Thimble describes four short sequences with one thimble, with some advice on how to execute thimble sleights and magic
Thimble Magic 6
Jean Hugard Moves With Two Thimbles Describes five short sequences with two thimbles
Thimble Magic 6
Otis Manning A Finger Practice Effect Short skill demonstration of magician's nimble fingers with thimbles, two thimbles changes places on two fingers of same hand very quickly
Also published here Thimble Magic 20
Jean Hugard 2 - Swallowed and Pulled From Throat
Thimble Magic 22
Jean Hugard 3 - Two Quick Moves Quick vanish and reproduction
Thimble Magic 22
Jean Hugard 8 - Up the Arm
Thimble Magic 24
James Shannon 10 - Two For One Apparently showing two thimbles - visible and invisible
Thimble Magic 25
Jean Hugard 11 - From Hand to Hand and Back Again Vanish and reproduction sequence
Thimble Magic 25
Jean Hugard Some Flourishes Karate thimble - catching thimble on finger in midair
Related to Thimble Magic 26
Jean Hugard To Vanish a Thimble Thumb palm vanish
Inspired by Thimble Magic 5
Jean Hugard Hook Vanish No. I
Thimble Magic 11
Jean Hugard Hook Vanish No. II
Thimble Magic 12
Jean Hugard 5 - A Thumb Steal
Thimble Magic 23
Edward Victor 6 - A "Victor"ious Vanish
Thimble Magic 23
Jean Hugard 7 - A "Sucker" Vanish
Thimble Magic 24
Brian MacCarthy 9 - Taps Vanish thimble with a tap on the fingers (first published in "Slow Sleights", The Magic Wand)
Thimble Magic 25
Laurie Ireland Just a Little Different Thimble Pass move
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1936) 10
Jean Hugard Technical Terms Explains thimble terms: thumb-palm, finger-palm, second finger-palm, back-palm, palm, finger-clip, steal, holder, acquitment
Thimble Magic 3
Jean Hugard Acquitments - From Thumb-Palm to Thumb-Palm Using Second Finger Hand-to-hand transfer
Thimble Magic 15
Jean Hugard Acquitments - From Thumb-Palm in Right Hand Hand-to-hand transfer
Thimble Magic 16
Jean Hugard Acquitments - From Thumb-Palm to Back of Wrist Hand-to-hand transfer
Thimble Magic 16
Jean Hugard Acquitments - From Right Little Finger Hand to hand transfer
Thimble Magic 16
Jean Hugard Acquitments - From the Thumb Hand to hand transfer
Thimble Magic 17
Jean Hugard Acquitments - Thumb-Palm to Thumb-Palm Using Left Thumb Hand to hand transfer
Thimble Magic 17
Jean Hugard Acquitments - From Little Finger to Finger-Palm Hand to hand transfer
Thimble Magic 18
Jean Hugard Acquitments - For Two Thimbles At Once Transferring two thimbles from hand to hand
Thimble Magic 18
Jean Hugard Vest Acquitment - Vest Vanish From Little Finger
Thimble Magic 19
Jean Hugard Vest Acquitment - Vest Vanish Using the Thumb
Thimble Magic 19
Jean Hugard P L O P Way to make a "popping" sound (like a cork from a wine bottle) when removing thimble from finger
Thimble Magic 26
Jean Hugard Amputation Apparently remove thumb, with thimble as extra convincer
Thimble Magic 27
Jean Hugard The Elastic Finger Stretch forefinger with thimble as convincer
Thimble Magic 27
Jean Hugard 3 - Apparatus Tricks Four thimbles vanish from performer's hand, appear at a model hand a distance away
Thimble Magic 39
Jean Hugard 4 - Liaison Trick Transition from thimble routine to billiard ball, with thimble transforming into billiard ball balancing on fingertip
Thimble Magic 39
Jean Hugard 1 - Through The Hand
Thimble Magic 22
Jean Hugard Thimble Through Silk - Method No. 1
Thimble Magic 28
Jean Hugard Thimble Through Silk - Method No. 2
Thimble Magic 28
Edward Loyd Enochs Thimble Through Silk - Method No. 3
Thimble Magic 29
Jean Hugard Thimble Through Silk - Method No. 4 - With a Faked Thimble With transparent celluloid thimble
Thimble Magic 29
Jean Hugard 2 - Half Thimbles How to use half thimbles as penetration effect
Thimble Magic 38
John Goodrum Duo Color Change
You'd be Surprised 49
Robert Parrish Continuous Color Changing Thimble Production
You'd be Surprised 50
Edward Victor A Triple Colour Change
Magic of the Hands 68
L.E. Duncanson Thimbles no End! production routine
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 261
John Goodrum A Nu-Idea Thimble Holder
You'd be Surprised 55
John Goodrum The Passing Thimbles Again five thimbles from hand to hand
You'd be Surprised 52
John Goodrum A Routine
You'd be Surprised 56
John Goodrum A Coin, A Match, And A Thimble head of match broken off, placed on coin and covered with thimble, restores back on match
Related toVariations You'd be Surprised 58
Edward Victor The Hopping Thimble from finger to finger of one hand
Magic of the Hands 64
Edward Victor A Sleight with Four Thimbles four thimbles travel from hand to hand
Magic of the Hands 70
John Goodrum Lost And Found gag
You'd be Surprised 52
John Goodrum A Contrast Screen
You'd be Surprised 55
John Goodrum The Super Thimble Vanish thread
You'd be Surprised 54
Edward Victor The "Little Finger" Sleight
Magic of the Hands 65
Edward Victor A "Slow Motion" Disappearance
Magic of the Hands 66
Edward Victor A New and Original Thimble Holder
Magic of the Hands 71
Unknown Thimble and Trumpet thimble blown through toy trumpet
The Magic Annual for 1937 31
Laurie Ireland Thimble Surprise four thimble ending, thimble through pocket
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 12
Unknown The Tricky Thumble match appears under thimble with gag presentation
Greater Magic 832
Unknown A Novel Thimble Vanish
Greater Magic 833
Unknown Thimble Vanish
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 12
Laurie Ireland Thimble Holder on the Trouser Pocket
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 11
Frederick Braue Color Changes routine with four colors
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 110
John Ramsay Thimble Come interlocked thimble production
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue Summer Extra 1939) 411
Unknown Thimbles - Sleeving about using sleeving in a thimble routine
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 109
Laurie Ireland Manipulative Dollar thimble for little finger glued to coin
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 16
John B. Ward Visible Thimble Penetration through silk
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 8) 1
Eddie Joseph The Thimbles & Dice three thimbles of different colors, small die put under one and jumps around in a monte routine
How Gamblers Win 21
James G. Thompson Jr. T.T.T.
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 120
Jean Hugard Thimble Technique several thimble vanishes, where thimble does not start on finger
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 6) 21
Paul Morris Three in One
Inspired byAlso published here Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 3) 61
Warren Wiersbe Tantalizing Thimbles longer impromptu thimble routine, with three different colored thimbles, nested
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 26
Paul Morris Three In One
Inspired byAlso published here My Best 181
Martin Gardner The Flying Cigar Band "An Intriguing Table Interlude", from one finger to another finger of the same hand
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 131
Unknown 11 - Two-in-One Color Change
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 83
Unknown 12 - Change back to original Color
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 84
Unknown 14 - Transfer Color Change
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 86
Unknown 1 - Thumb Palming a Thimble
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 76
Unknown 2 - Back and Front Hand Palming with Thimble
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 76
Unknown 4 - Change-Over Palm
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 78
Unknown 6 - Second Finger Hide-Away hand washing display
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 81
Unknown 3 - Production of Thimble from back palm
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 77
Unknown 7 - Production of Thimble from empty left Palm
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 81
Unknown 9 - Production from Thumb Palm
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 82
Unknown A 16-Thimble Routine long routine with all kinds of effects and body loading
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 73
Unknown The Miser's Dream with Thimbles
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 97
Unknown 17 - Thimble Jump from Hand to Hand
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 90
Unknown 18 - Side Swing Jump Over from hand to hand
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 91
Unknown 5 - Slow Thimble Vanish in Hand
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 80
Unknown 8 - Pull-Away Thimble Vanish
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 82
Unknown 10 - Throw-Away Vanish one-handed
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 82
Unknown 13 - Thumb Down Vanish
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 84
Unknown 15 - Head Vanish placing thimble apparently in head
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 88
Unknown 16 - Mouth Vanish
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 89
Unknown Some interesting Thimble Vanishes Thumb Tip Vanish
Phantom Thimble Vanish (using half thimble gaff)
Another Phantom Thimble Vanish
Small Paper Bag Vanish
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 99
R. M. Jamison Thumble! short routine with jumbo thimbles
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 101) 407
Milbourne Christopher My Thimble Routine "Milbourne Christopher's Column", thimbles and spool of thread appear, thimbles travel and vanish
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 197
J. B. Bobo Color Changing Thimble sleeving
Watch This One! 80
Paul Fox Thimble Change-Over
Watch This One! 116
Bert Douglas Thimble Box to load each finger, from a box
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 36
Paul Fox Thimble Pop-Up thimble travels from hand to thumb
Watch This One! 117
J. B. Bobo The Exploding Thimble vanish with sound effect
Watch This One! 119
Louis Tannen Straight Through! thimble through handkerchief
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 132) 530
Bob Ellis Thimble Production four thimbles
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 56
Jack Yeager Spirit Tears water produced from thimble
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 28
Frank Csuri Frank Csuri Tips thimble or ball holder
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 10
John Hamilton Variant thimble penetrates handkerchief
Also published here The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 211) 843
Carlo Rossetti Carlo Rossetti's Rise thimble through handkerchief
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 240) 958
Al Leech Stop Light Thimbles
Related to Manipulating with Leech 3
Al Leech Multiplying Thimbles production of eight thimbles
Manipulating with Leech 4
Jerry Hornak Catchy Thimbles production and multiple color change of thimble
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 18
John Howie Ghost Thimble four phase thimble routine, with pencil and tin foil shell
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 281) 1122
Jardine Ellis Jardine Ellis Wineglass Production with vanishing thimble
Classic Secrets of Magic 40
Harold Blump The Back of Blumps Hand joke thimble trick
The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 307 Spoof Issue) 2
John Murray Thimble Snake mini snake rises from thimble with miniature selection, inspired by an idea with static electricity by C. B. Yohe
Inspired by The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 309) 34
Frederica Close-Up Thimble Routine Part 1 - The Production
Part 2 - The Vanish (with silk)
Related to Unconventional Magic 36
John Howie Ghost Thimble four phase thimble routine, with pencil and tin foil shell
1. Pantomime
2. Taps
3. Pop
4. Proof
Also published here The Best in Magic 20
John Hamilton Variant thimble penetrates handkerchief
Also published here The Best in Magic 15
Carlo Rossetti Another Rise thimble through handkerchief
Also published here The Best in Magic 17
Paul Rosini Impromptu Thimble Routine thimbles jump from hand to hand
Variations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 217
Geoffrey Buckingham, Ethel Buckingham A New and Novel Thimble Routine routine, including the "Buckingham" multiple silk penetration
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 27
Fay Smith Thimble Transposed thimble transforms into ribbons and rubber ball
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 11
Alex Elmsley Thimble Change two versions
Also published here Low Cunning 1
Dr. Stanley Jaks Dr. Jaks Fingerhutmysterium six thimbles covering six objects, performer knows which thimble was lifted
Also published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 160
Al Leech Basic Sleights with thimbles
  • The Thumb Palm
  • Thumb Palm Vanish
  • Thumb Palm Color Change
  • The Finger Switch
  • The Finger Palm
  • The Palm
  • The Multiple Palm
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 4
Al Leech Finger Switch Color Change
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 12
Al Leech Thumbs Up thimbles appear on thumbs
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 11
Al Leech An Easy Production using a silk
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 13
Al Leech Multiple Production from a Silk
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 15
Al Leech Marksmanship thimble travels to other hand
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 7
Al Leech A Surprise thimble guessing game, which hand, two different thimbles in the hands
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 8
Al Leech Topsy Turvy transposition
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 8
Al Leech Complete Confusion color change and production routine
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 9
Al Leech Rainbow Thimbles color change and production routine
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 10
Al Leech Four Thimble Vanish and Recovery
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 13
Al Leech The Multiplying Thimbles
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 16
Hubert Lambert, Billy McDonald A Deception from Dublin thimbles on one hand vanish and appear on other hand, one by one
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 18
Al Leech Thimble and Thread thimble changes into spool of thread
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 9
Al Leech Thumble
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 7
Al Leech Complete Multiple Vanish
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 14
Al Leech Multiple Vanish from a Silk
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 15
Al Leech Come and Go multiple thimble vanish with a silk
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 16
Al Leech A Penetration through handkerchief
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 12
Nate Leipzig Thimble Routine a thimble vanishes and appears, travels, eight thimble production as a climax
Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 32
Unknown Thimble Vanish on first finger
Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 34
U. F. Grant Instant Penetration through handkerchief, see p. 362 for idea by Dimitri Demushkin
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 381) 352
Bert Douglas Safety Magic series of tricks / presentations about safety and accident prevention
  • A Safety Introduction
  • The ABC of Safety (paper cutting routine)
  • Think (ABC card manipulation)
  • Don't Take Chances (Brent's Bill to Matches & Atomic Candle Trick)
  • How Come? (Blow book)
  • We All Do Crazy Things - Sometimes (Milk Pitcher routine)
  • Safety Begins at Home (Multiplying Thimble)
  • Don't Gamble with Safety (Die Box)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 21
Bob Ostin Thimble Box thimble vanishes and appears in a box
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 179
Bob Ostin Thimble Vanish
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 180
Wilf. Huggins Why Not? shell game with three thimbles
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 64
Kirk Stiles Thru A Silk thimble penetrates silk, see also p. 348
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 350
David Lederman Thimbles & Pea cups and balls routine with thimbles and pea, sponge ball final loads
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 187
Jan Torell Cigarette Box cigarette box changes into pack of playing cards, piece of paper changes into thimble
Magic by Jan Torell 21
Jan Torell Thimble Sequence finger with thimble is removed, gag
Magic by Jan Torell 22
Patrick Page Thimble Manipulation basic thumb palm move, variations
The Big Book of Magic 151
Patrick Page A Thimble Routine ending with eight thimbles
The Big Book of Magic 155
Unknown "The Hook Vanish or Under The Nose Vanish"
The Encyclopedia of Sponge Ball Magic 71
Patrick Page Thimble Holders
The Big Book of Magic 153
Jim Ryan Thimble Fun! thimbles are produced and placed in hat, then thimbles vanish from hat, snapping the hat
Lecture Notes Bar Magic 4
David Carré Rosini Thimbles
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 7&8) 391
Punx Käptn Squinty story trick with multiple effects, thimble and cigarette vanish, production of whiskey glass, brainwave deck
Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 53
Fred Robinson Thimble-O complete vanish
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 9) 569
Ross Bertram Toss-Vanish of a Thimble
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 159
Ross Bertram Another Thimble Vanish The "Four Count"
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 160
Werner "Werry" Geissler Thimble Dye thimble changes color
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 15
Ken De Courcy Uncle Henry's Thimble Trick traveling and color changing thimbles
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 20
Lewis Ganson The Lifting Move multiply one thimble into two
A Fantasy in Thimbles — Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 5
Lewis Ganson A Simple Routine production and vanish of several thimbles
A Fantasy in Thimbles — Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 7
Werner "Werry" Geissler Technicolour Thimbles production of thimbles, all different colors
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 17
Dean Metcalfe Dean Metcalfe's Fantastic Thimble Routine
  • First Production
  • Thimble Penetrates Silk
  • Production of Second Thimble
  • Vanishing One Thimble
  • Production of Third Thimble
  • Production of Fourth Thimble
  • Stealing Two Extra Sets
  • The Stack of Four
  • Production of Eight Thimbles
  • Additional Climax
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 25
Karrell Fox, Russel Walsh Walsh's Multiplying Golf Tees, Revisited instead of thimbles
Another Book 265
Lewis Ganson A Novel Opening "thimble set in mouth"
A Fantasy in Thimbles — Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 8
Karrell Fox Finger Flinger short thimble routine, then spectator takes thimble off finger and gets the whole (sixth) finger
Another Book 35
Lewis Ganson A Complete Vanish
A Fantasy in Thimbles — Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 6
Werner "Werry" Geissler Thimble Through Silk
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 9
Ken De Courcy Push-Thru ... Pull-Thru thimble through handkerchief and back
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 11
Al Leech Topsy Turvy
Al Leech's Legacy 104
Al Leech Finger Switch Color Change
Al Leech's Legacy 111
Daryl Martinez Ten Seconds with Three Thimbles color change of thimble twice
Inspired by
  • John Lewis's "Color Thimbles" in Lewis Ganson's "Routined Manipulation Finale"
Lecture Notes to Convention Session #1 12
Unknown Basic Sleights thumb palm, thumb palm vanish, thumb palm color change, finger switch, finger's palm, palm & multiple palm
Al Leech's Legacy 95
Al Leech Thimble Theme thimbles vanish and appear
Al Leech's Legacy 90
Al Leech Thumbs Up two thimbles appear on the thumbs
Al Leech's Legacy 110
Al Leech An Easy Production four thimbles are produced from a silk
Al Leech's Legacy 114
Al Leech Multiple Production From A Silk
Al Leech's Legacy 120
Al Leech A Surprise
Related to Al Leech's Legacy 103
Al Leech Thimble And Thread based on "Topsy Turvey", with a thread spool
Al Leech's Legacy 105
Al Leech Complete Confusion
Al Leech's Legacy 107
Al Leech Rainbow Thimbles
Al Leech's Legacy 109
Al Leech Four Thimble Vanish And Recovery four stacked thimbles disappear and appear
Al Leech's Legacy 116
Al Leech Come And Go
Al Leech's Legacy 120
Al Leech The Multiplying Thimbles
Al Leech's Legacy 121
Billy McComb, Hubert Lambert A Deception From Dublin
Al Leech's Legacy 124
Al Leech Thimbles Unanimous general comments
Al Leech's Legacy 95
Al Leech Marksmanship
Al Leech's Legacy 102
Unknown Thumble
Al Leech's Legacy 101
Al Leech Complete Multiple Vanish with silk
Al Leech's Legacy 118
Al Leech Multiple Vanish From A Silk with silk
Al Leech's Legacy 119
Al Leech A Penetration thimble penetrates handkerchief
Al Leech's Legacy 112
Mike Caveney The Appearing Jumping Rising Vanishing and Reappearing Thimble
Magicomedy 121
Mike Caveney The Thimble Bag multiple production of thimbles from a empty bottomless bag
Magicomedy 130
Mike Caveney Temporary Parking Zone
Magicomedy 119
Mike Caveney The Perpetual Pinocchio Thimble endless thimble production, with long thimble as a climax
Magicomedy 127
Mike Caveney The Giant Thimble Production
Magicomedy 140
Bob Ostin The Perfect Vanish sleeving technique for thimble
Also published here
  • "The Perfect Vanish" in Bob Ostin's "Lecture Notes"
Babel (Issue 2) 11
Stephen Tucker The Thimble Thumble Vanish two thimbles
Also published here
  • in "Close-Up Sorcery"
Babel (Issue 2) 15
Mike Caveney Thimble Holders
Magicomedy 118
John Ramsay Pop Production
The Ramsay Finale 45
Joe Safuto Thimble-E-Na routine with a thimble and a rubber fingertip
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 661
John Ramsay Original Five Thimble Production
The Ramsay Finale 45
Arthur Setterington Thimble Finger "Here are a couple of gags which create a great deal of amusement and surprise especially amongst the ladies."
mummified finger in box
Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 6) 1051
John Ramsay Stack of Thimbles Transfer from hand to hand
The Ramsay Finale 46
John Ramsay Basic Vanish
The Ramsay Finale 45
Peter Samelson Thimble Opening using a small close-up pad
Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 12) 853
Piet Forton Das Verschwinden lassen eines kleinen Gegenstandes three methods to vanish, a sugar cube, a coin and a thimble, brief
Je geschickter desto Zauberer 12
Peter Samelson Thimble Imp Pass table edge transfer with thimble
Inspired by
  • "Imp Pass" (Slydini Encores)
Related to
Theatrical Close-Up 23
Peter Samelson The Mat Opening thimble appears with help of close-up mat
Also published here Theatrical Close-Up 20
Peter Samelson Cigarette From Thimble production from thimble
Related to Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 951
Peter Samelson Mat and Thimble thimble vanish and reproduction routine
Theatrical Close-Up 22
Peter Samelson Cigarette and Thimble Dance close-up manipulation routine with a thimble and cigarette
Related to Theatrical Close-Up 25
Karrell Fox Triple Thimble Vanish routine
For My Next Trick... 23
Karrell Fox The "Popper" Thimble Vanish popping sound
For My Next Trick... 21
Walter Schwartz Pop Up No. 24, thimble through handkerchief
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 63
Hippie Torrales Thimblast
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 10) 1842
Gary Ouellet The Impossible Thimble Vanish
Close Up Illusions 325
Gary Ouellet The New Wave Thimble Vanish
Close Up Illusions 328
Alex Elmsley Two Thimble Changes
Also published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 172
Karrell Fox "Foxy" Thimble Holders
Goodies 149
Al Koran, Patrick Page Die Al Koran - Fingerhut-Routine finally having eight thimbles
Also published here Lecture Patrick Page 6
Robert L. Brooks "Four-Gone" & Back Thimbles
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 10) 2416
Joe Mogar Power Thimbles four thimbles are produced
Also published here The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 58) 1104
Joe Mogar The Belcher four thimbles put in hand vanish at once
Also published here The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 58) 1107
Joe Mogar The Macho Vanish four thimbles vanish one by one
Also published here The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 56) 1065
Joe Mogar The Macho Vanish four thimbles vanish one by one
Also published here Magic For The British Aisles 19
Joe Mogar Sucker Punch four thimbles vanish in hand
Also published here The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 62) 1215
Joe Mogar Sucker Punch four thimbles vanish in hand
Also published here Magic For The British Aisles 19
Jörg Willich Dumm Gelaufen bandage travels from finger to finger and vanishes
7 Close-Up 10
Joel Givens Finger Flasher thimble color change, half thimble
The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 65) 1304
Joe Mogar The Thimble Monster four white thimbles appear, they change to red, four more white ones appear
Digital Effects 73
Steve Beam Color Changes
Digital Effects 107
Joe Mogar The Wave
Digital Effects 107
Joe Mogar The Big Dipper
Related to
  • "Colour Thimbles" (Lewsi Ganson, Routined Manipulation Finale)
Digital Effects 109
Joe Mogar Thumb Screws
Digital Effects 111
Joe Mogar The Paintbrush
Digital Effects 113
Joe Mogar Back Stabber one-handed with palm towards spectators
Digital Effects 114
Joe Mogar The Lineup "While this looks difficult, it is."
Related to Digital Effects 116
Joe Mogar Finger Painting production routine with color changes
Digital Effects 117
Joe Mogar Isolation Change
Digital Effects 120
Unknown Palms, Grips, Holds, & Clips
  • Back clip
  • Back palm
  • Finger palm
  • 1st Finger clip
  • 3rd Finger clip
  • Front palm
  • Classic Palm
  • Thumb palm
Digital Effects 27
Unknown Cleaned showing hands empty with thimble hidden, credit information
Digital Effects 33
Joe Mogar Multiple Palm credit information
  • First Two Thimbles
  • Last Two Thimbles
  • All Together Now
Digital Effects 39
Joe Mogar Lock & Load producing single thimbles from a palmed stack
Also published here
  • M-U-M, May 1968, beginning of "Mogar's Novelty Four Thimble Routine"
Digital Effects 42
Joe Mogar Implosion moving thimbles secretly from fingertips to nested stack one-handed
Digital Effects 48
Steve Beam Bare-Handed showing both hands empty with a silk while holding out thimble(s)
Digital Effects 69
Ed Burchell, Geoffrey Buckingham, Joe Mogar The Vanish back palm
Digital Effects 161
Joe Mogar Presidential Opener thimble produced from bill, then three more as a climax
Also published here The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 65) 1286
Joe Mogar The Explosion Move four thimbles from thumb palm to fingertips
Also published here The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 65) 1289
Unknown The Basic Vanish & Reproduction
  • Variation #1
  • Variation #2
  • The Reproduction
Digital Effects 30
Unknown The Vacuum plop sound effect
Digital Effects 34
Joe Mogar The Explosion Move stack of four thimbles distributed on all four fingers one-handed
VariationsAlso published here Digital Effects 43
Steve Beam The 2nd Explosion stack of four thimbles distributed on all four fingers one-handed
Inspired by Digital Effects 46
Steve Beam Productions
Digital Effects 53
Joe Mogar Duck & Tuck reverse of standard thimble vanish
Digital Effects 53
Joe Mogar The Grabber
Digital Effects 55
Joe Mogar Power Thimbles four thimbles are produced
Also published here Digital Effects 56
Joe Mogar Simple Silk finesse for thimble production under handkerchief
Digital Effects 59
Joe Mogar Rag Production four thimble production routine with silk handkerchief
Digital Effects 60
Joe Mogar The Deep Squat Production four thimbles produced on all fingertips of one hand under silk
Related to Digital Effects 65
Joe Mogar Milking the Silk multiple thimbles produced one by one
Digital Effects 66
Joe Mogar Super Star six-thimble production
Digital Effects 70
Joe Mogar TNT Production four thimble production
Digital Effects 75
Joe Mogar The Peacock Production instantaneous four-thimble production
Digital Effects 132
Joe Mogar A Card Trick thimble production behind fan of four playing cards
Digital Effects 133
Joe Mogar Presidential Opener thimble produced from bill, then three more as a climax
Also published here Digital Effects 135
Joe Mogar Half a Trick clean production and vanish, half-thimble gaff
Related to
  • Willane's "Methods for Miracles No. 13 - Edward Victor's Thimble Manipulation"
Digital Effects 143
Joe Mogar Shell Shocked thimble shell, eight-thimble production
Digital Effects 150
Unknown Reproduction Finesse
Digital Effects 167
Steve Beam Sound Effect plop sound with thimble
Digital Effects 175
Joe Mogar Snapper plop sound with production
Digital Effects 176
Joe Mogar Sleeving Thimbles - A Primer
  • Sleeving From The First Finger
  • Sleeving From The Second Finger
  • Multiple Vanish from the Second Finger
  • Producing from the Sleeve
Digital Effects 188
Joe Mogar Silk Sleeve retrieval from sleeve
Digital Effects 190
Joe Mogar Silk Opener stack of thimbles starts in sleeve
Digital Effects 191
Joe Mogar Flash Production four thimble production in empty hands, sleeving
Digital Effects 192
Joe Mogar The Dirty Dozen production of twelve thimbles, sleeving
Digital Effects 194
Joe Mogar The Explosion Move four thimbles from thumb palm to fingertips
Also published here Sound Effects 6
Joe Mogar Presidential Opener thimble produced from bill, then three more as a climax
Also published here Sound Effects 8
Joe Mogar The Belcher four thimbles put in hand vanish at once
Also published here Digital Effects 82
Joe Mogar Four by Four vanish and reproduction of four thimbles
Digital Effects 99
Joe Mogar Thimble Apocalypse four thimbles produced and vanished
Digital Effects 102
Joe Mogar The Chorus Line four thimbles on the fingers, thimbles jump from hand to hand
Inspired by
  • Een vingerhoedgreß (Anverdi, Lezing Seminar Lecture)
Also published here
Digital Effects 154
Joe Mogar Overdrive thimbles jump around fingers
Digital Effects 156
Ed Burchell, Geoffrey Buckingham, Joe Mogar Leapfrog thimble jumps from finger to finger under handkerchief, vanishes, reappears
Digital Effects 159
Steve Beam The Chaser thimble jumps around
Digital Effects 168
Joe Mogar Easy Opener silk and thimble combination
Digital Effects 199
Joe Mogar The One-Two Punch four thimbles travel to other hand, then four more appear
Digital Effects 200
Joe Mogar The Chorus Line four thimbles on the fingers, thimbles jump from hand to hand
Inspired by
  • Een vingerhoedgreß (Anverdi, Lezing Seminar Lecture)
Also published here
Sound Effects 12
Joe Mogar The Macho Vanish four thimbles vanish one by one
Also published here Digital Effects 80
Joe Mogar Proctologist Vanish four thimbles vanish in silk
Digital Effects 87
Joe Mogar Tuck, Tuck, and Away thimbles vanish in silk, reproduced on other hand
Digital Effects 92
Unknown On Thimble Climaxes jumbo thimble, metal jumbo thimble for cups & balls transition
Digital Effects 98
Joe Mogar Silk Starters four ways to start a thimble routine with a silk
Digital Effects 127
Joe Mogar Stolen & Recovered four thimbles on four fingers quickly vanish ans reappear, with silk
Related to Digital Effects 128
Joe Mogar Toasted thimble changes into burned and melted thimble
Digital Effects 145
Edward Loyd Enochs Up the Arm thimble pushed into elbow, travels back to finger
Also published here
  • "Loyd's Master Manipulation of Thimbles", 1931
Digital Effects 152
Unknown Killer Thimbles thimble tossed up and caught on finger
Related to Digital Effects 153
Joe Mogar The Travelers thimble jumps around
  • Forefinger to Thumb
  • Fourth Finger to Thumb
Digital Effects 164
Steve Beam The Dismount thimbles make plop sound when taken off finger, last thimble when shaken
Also published here Digital Effects 177
Steve Beam Pop Test thimbles make plop sound when taken off finger, last thimble when shaken
Also published here Digital Effects 179
Steve Beam Wind Up thimbles apparently screwed onto fingers with sound effect, watch winder
Digital Effects 181
Steve Beam Feedback sound effect ideas for thimbles
Digital Effects 182
Joe Mogar The Dismount thimbles make plop sound when taken off finger, last thimble when shaken
Also published here Sound Effects 10
Joe Mogar Pop Test thimbles make plop sound when taken off finger, last thimble when shaken
Also published here Sound Effects 11
Joe Mogar The Volley
Digital Effects 79
Joe Mogar Declining Balance four thimbles vanish
Digital Effects 84
Joe Mogar Double Declining Balance four thimbles vanish
Digital Effects 85
Joe Mogar You Can Call Me "Al" four thimbles vanish
Inspired by
  • "Master Move" (Al Koran, Mastered Amazement, 1947)
Digital Effects 86
Joe Mogar Meat & Potatoes Vanish thimbles vanish under silk
Related to Digital Effects 89
Joe Mogar A Fistful of Nothing thimbles vanish in silk
Digital Effects 90
Joe Mogar Stack & Steal thimbles vanish in silk
Digital Effects 91
Joe Mogar Tuckered Out stack of thimbles vanishes
Digital Effects 93
Joe Mogar Tubular Steal stack of thimbles vanishes
Digital Effects 94
Joe Mogar The Death Vanish four thimbles put in fist vanish
Digital Effects 95
Joe Mogar The Testosterone Vanish
Related to Digital Effects 97
Joe Mogar Sucker Punch four thimbles vanish in hand
Also published here Digital Effects 101
Joe Mogar One-Way Vanish four thimbles vanish one by one
Digital Effects 103
Joe Mogar Powdered Thimbles thimble vanishes into confetti
Digital Effects 131
Joe Mogar Sound FX plop sound with vanish
Digital Effects 175
Edward Victor Popping Off plop sound for vanish
Related toAlso published here
  • "The 'Pop' Thimble Vanish" (Edward Victor, More Magic of the Hands, 1942)
Digital Effects 183
Joe Mogar The Black Hole Vanish complete vanish of four thimbles with silk, sleeving
Digital Effects 189
Steve Beam Introduction
Digital Effects 13
Steve Beam The Care & Feeding of Thimbles
Digital Effects 19