426 entries in Thread
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To burne a thred, and to make it whole againe with the ashes thereof
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 193
Unknown To turne a threed, and so make it whole againe with the ashes thereof
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 41
Unknown Trois Canifs Ayant été Mis Dans un Gobelet d'Argent, l'un des Trois Saute par Terre au Commandement du Spectateur three pocketknives put in a golden goblet, one is chosen and that jumps out of the goblet, forcing of the middle one, with and out where apparently not hearing correctly which one
Related to 1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 27
Unknown La Danse de L'Oeuf an egg in a hat suddenly sticks to a cane and moves from side to side, performed with music by an orchestra
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 29
Unknown La Tête d'or Sautant & Dansant Dans un Verre, pour Répondre à Diverses Questions a golden miniature head moves in a glass to answer questions, with assistant
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 35
Unknown To fasten a Ring or a Six-Pence at the End of a Piece of common Thread, and after burning the Thread, to leave the Ring hanging at the End of the Thread.
1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 30
Henri Decremps Ancienne méthode de faire le Tour des trois Canifs. "Divers moyens de cacher un Compere, & de faire croire qu'on n'en a point, lors même qu'on emploie plusieurs." (title continued) more tricks by Pilferer, knife jumps from glass, long discussion about confederates and secret helpers, fake automatons
Related to 1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 47
Unknown A Card having been withdrawn and replaced, to call it from the Pack, and to make it come to you of its own accord thread, tabled rising card from spread
1876 Modern Magic 117
Professor Hoffmann Mode of Preparing specially adhesive Wax for Conjuring Purposes
1876 Modern Magic 118
Professor Hoffmann Lighting and Background for Thread Work
1876 Modern Magic 229
Unknown The Wandering Ring ring travels from one hand wrapped in handkerchief to the other, reel
Variations 1890 More Magic 196
Joseph Michael Hartz The Climbing Egg climbs up a wooden stick
Also published here 1890 More Magic 345
Unknown Die durchschnittene und wieder reparierte Schnur string through apple is cut and restored
Dec. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 12) 187
Unknown Der verhängnisvolle Faden "Ein reizender Gesellschaftsscherz"
thread on jacket, when spectator pulls on it it becomes longer and longer, gag
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 14
Unknown Der Apfel des Paris thread pushed through apple with needle, apple slides down and can stop anytime on command
Dec. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 4) 57
Unknown Der Ringzieher "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
reel, vanishing a finger ring, vanishing a card
Mar. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 97
Unknown Indische Gaukelei tissue paper crumpled into a ball, clings to hand or finger or floats for a moment, thread from head to wax ball which is attached to a chair
Sep. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 41
Unknown Der folgsame Schmetterling "By St. ...", tissue paper butterfly kept in air with fan, new thread hook-up
May 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 77
Carl Willmann Die Bedeutung des Fadenzuges part two
Related to Feb. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 2) 27
Unknown Der bezauberte Ring finger ring slides up and down a wand
Dec. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 188
Unknown Ein Schneiderartikel thread burned and restored, second thread crumpled up and hidden in fold of skin
Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 143
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das Knäuel patter for torn and restored thread
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 147
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
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards card floats into hand, two methods (with or without reel)
1902 The Modern Conjurer 119
Unknown The Burnt Thread non-magical science experiment
1902 The Modern Conjurer 310
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 IV. Mimikry routine with tissue paper and hat
1. Die Papierfabrik in der Hand (paper ball changes to confetti with fan, snow storm)
2. Vergehen und Erstehen (paper ball travel to cone inside a hat)
3. Die sich vermehrenden Bälle (ball multiplies under hat and inside balls are presents for spectators)
4. Das japanische Schmetterlingsspiel (butterflies are formed from paper and they start to fly with the aid of a fan, thread on forehead)
1902 Moderne Magie 86
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVII. Ist es möglich!
  • 1. Der Ring am Stabe (finger ring moves up and down on wand)
  • 2. Der aus dem Glase verschwindende Ring (ring vanishes from glass, covered with silk)
  • 3. Der Ring im Hühnerei (ring appears in egg)
1902 Moderne Magie 170
Carl Willmann Improved "Pulls"
  • Willmann's Vanisher
vanishing handkerchief application
1903 Later Magic 33
Unknown The Flying Ring to other hand, reel
1903 Later Magic 35
Hamley Brothers The "Lightning" Vanisher
1903 Later Magic 37
Ching Ling Foo, Ellis Stanyon The Chinese Paper-Tearing Trick with thread or paper
  • The Original Form of the Trick
  • Various Methods of Performing it
  • Ellis Stanyon's Method
1903 Later Magic 473
Carl Willmann Die Aufhebung der Schwerkraft ball floats from one hand to the other, thread
Jan. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 1) 6
Carl Willmann Die Königin der Luft I. card rises sideways out of deck that is held in one hand and floats across to other hand
Nov. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 11) 164
Carl Willmann Die Königin der Luft II. two glasses on two chairs, deck put in one, card rises and floats across into other glass and back
Dec. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 179
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's New Rising Cards three selections, card fountain finale
Related toVariations 1909 The Art of Magic 194
Charles T. Jordan The Bewitched Umbrella No. 3, spectator cannot lift umbrella from performer's hand, thread
1920 Ten New Pocket Tricks 6
Edward Bagshawe A Deceptive "Floating" Ball "just an idea", thread hook up
1924 Exclusive Problems in Magic 80
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Vom Faden Ariadnes zur roten Fahne. No. 3, thread turns into silk and silk into flag
1926 Magische Miniaturen 17
Louis Nikola Human Magnetism Rising Card, make chosen card rise out of deck
1927 The Nikola Card System 25
Unknown The Knee Thread animating figure or puppet while sitting, puppet on floor, Pipitilla
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 89
Unknown A Surgical Operation splinter pulled out by spectator from performer's hand becomes long hair, gag
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 96
Jean Hugard The Hugard Method Floating Ball on stage with thread
1. The Ball
2. The Box
3. The Thread
4. The Ear-piece
5. The Hoop
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 100
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Spooky Yarn yarn remains sustained in midair
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 74
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Untying Silk thread
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 78
Unknown Method No. 5. Tube and Thread Hair and Wax Pellet, tube with thread in it (weight on one end) is hidden in clothing
1938 Greater Magic 391
Dr. Jacob Daley The Card Windlass or Reel handling for the gaffed method (windlass or Thornton Reel), originally from "Art of Magic"
1938 Greater Magic 426
Dave Roberts The Climbing Bill climbing up the wall, reel
1938 Greater Magic 771
Unknown The Hindu Thread Trick
1938 Greater Magic 846
Unknown Bent tube for thread
1938 Greater Magic 874
Martin Gardner Cigarette vs Beer lit cigarette is balanced on bottle and moves up and down within, thread
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 273
Theodore Annemann, Holden The Rising Card credits see p. 461
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Al Baker The Knife Dial to find a card in the spread
Related to 1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 166
Al Baker The Knife Dial earlier version
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 270
Bruce Elliott Elliott Elysium striped invisible thread
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 127) 735
Lloyd W. Chambers The Flying Ball ball (or other object) placed in sack, pistol fired at sack blows open sack and ball is gone, reel pulls ball into opening of sack
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 6
Lloyd W. Chambers Shooting Through A Woman ribbon is shot through fan of cards held by assistant, penetrating through the signed selection, through the assistant, and hits a target behind her, thread reel
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 9
Unknown The Magic Orange thread through orange penetration
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 338
Unknown The Educated knot silk unties itself, thread
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 376
Tom Sellers Through the Eye of a Needle needle threaded in dark while wrists held
1942 That's Good! 3
Eddie Joseph The Hair Gimmick hair/thread rolled around pencil until ready for use
1942 Coin and Money Magic 43
Eddie Joseph Something Worth Knowing on using invisible thread
1942 Coin and Money Magic 43
Eddie Joseph The Cotton Mill long cotton thread produced from cup
1942 The Last Word on Cups and Balls 47
Elray Cue It! code with a thread, routine wit cigarettes, a book, cards and numbers
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 34) 141
Bob Hummer Bob Hummer's Whirling Card
VariationsAlso published here 1943 Hummer's Whirling Card 2
Jean Hugard Evaporation of a Watch pocket watch vanishes in a hat covered with a handkerchief and appears back in performer's pocket on watchchain
Jan. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 8) 33
Peter Warlock My Best Rising Cards chair thread set-up
1945 My Best 66
Clyde Cairy Ribbon Release ribbon and scissors
1945 My Best 158
Bert Easley Coiner! ideas for a miser's dream structure
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 92) 374
Unknown Magnetized Wand wand moved in hand, thread
June 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 1) 124
Unknown Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 137
Milbourne Christopher The Jumping Silks two different-colored silks held at one corner in each hand visibly change places
Dec. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 7) 172
John Prince Mendes Shooting Card card shoots out of deck which is held by spectator in performer's hand, reel
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 132
Arthur H. Buckley Card in Pocket Book Experiment No. 41 [An old plot with a new and simplified method] - using reel (!)
1946 Card Control 209
Dr. Aaron Weiss The Obedient Silk silk jumps through ring
Feb. 1946 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 195
Milbourne Christopher My Thimble Routine "Milbourne Christopher's Column", thimbles and spool of thread appear, thimbles travel and vanish
Feb. 1946 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 197
Billy McComb William Turns Gravity Upside Down board on two trestles with three bricks on top, trestles are removed and the rest floats, then board, lowermost and middle brick are removed one by one, still suspended in the air
1947 The First Book of William 49
Unknown The Gypsy Thread Trick with spectator
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 305
Unknown Hindu Yarn Mystery
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 27
U. F. Grant Visible: Invisible Thread invisible thread gag, thread appears
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 207) 827
Bill Nord Hairy Flare moving match box, with burning match
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 211) 842
Eddie Joseph The Cotton Mill long cotton thread pulled from spectator's clothing
1950 The Art of Body Loading & Productions 49
Al Baker Hair Secrets
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 357
Al Baker The Baker General Utility Hook-Up
Variations 1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 359
Al Baker, Dr. Jacob Daley The Double-Breasted Hook-Up
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 360
Al Baker The Double-Ended Hook-Up
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 360
Al Baker Miscellaneous Hair Tricks
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 371
Al Baker The Hindu Thread Trick
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 378
Wilfred Bader Levitation thimble floats, thread
Also published here 1952 Routined Manipulation — Part Two 35
Karrell Fox An Old Yarn yarn hanging from lapel, pulled for long time, one sock is missing
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 30
Marconick Gypsy Thread
VariationsAlso published here 1956 Unconventional Magic 53
Ali Bongo Ali Bongo's Addition magical needle threading combined with Hindu Thread
Also published here 1956 Unconventional Magic 58
Bobby Bernard Flash Gypsy Thread after restoring the thread, it vanishes in a flame
1958 Magic in Miniature 5
Marconick Markonicks "Gypsy-Thread"
Also published here 1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 6) 872
Ali Bongo Ali Bongo's Zusatz zum "Gypsy-Thread" magical needle threading combined with Hindu Thread
Also published here 1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 6) 877
Charlie Miller Two Dollars and Aces aces appear in two envelopes that contained a dollar bill before, P&L Phantastic Card Reel for long spread in air
Inspired by 1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 58
Don Tanner The Invisible Seamstress needle threads itself on thread inside card box
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 52
Gene Kirk Scotchman "Elevator" Gadget thread with weight in breast pocket, silk jumps back, floating silk etc.
1962 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 369) 304
Paul Curry A Pencil - A Ring - and Gravity ring levitates up and down on pencil, then pencil levitates
1965 Magician's Magic 95
Tony Cole Ah, Sew three thread spools on stick, when covered, the order changes
Mar. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 23
Tony Cole Haunted Silk white silk clings to black silk, then moves up and behind black silk and vanishes, reel
July 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 9) 43
Tony Cole Haunted Silk II silk with knot clings to wall and unknots itself there, reel
July 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 9) 43
Al Koran The Flying Ring reel
1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 107
Lewis Ganson, Harry Hickson, Alan Alan Dual Control two pencils stick to the hand, based on an idea by G.W. Hunter
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 159
Norman Rhodes Easier Gipsy Thread
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 245
Piet Forton Das Fadenzerreissen classic Hindu Thread
Related to 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 7
Orlando Bagley Yarn Trick
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 12
Albert Spackman Miniature Rapping Hand miniature doll hand in box rapping and answering questions, different routine ideas,
  • word and card divination and with spirit slates
  • stop trick with cards
  • whistle put into the box and the hand moves and the whistle blows
  • gipsy thread is restored in the box, while hand moves
  • in conjunction with "The Thing"
  • card turnover

Related to 1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 74
Tony Cole Cremation Silk loose thread is given to spectator, silk changes to more thread, becomes silk again in spectator's hand
Jan. 1969 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 3) 236
Eddie Joseph The Nuptial Knot serpent silk handling with reel
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 143
Eddie Joseph A Cabaret Routine ring and silk routine with serpent silk as finale
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 148
Eddie Joseph My De-Luxe Routine and Handling of the Serpent Silk
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 153
Eddie Joseph The Spirit Lends a Hand bracelet unties from handkerchief in cup
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 155
Eddie Joseph The Snake Sheds its Skin serpent silk with surprise duplication of silk
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 156
Eddie Joseph Reel Tips
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 157
Eddie Joseph The Hindu Yarn Trick with thumb tip
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 208
Edward Marlo The Emerging Card or Fingertip Rise fingertip peeked at card rises, thread, dated 1964, see page 155 for additional observations
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 99
Val Andrews With a Reel ---- "The Sporting Gambler!" No. 8, discarded card jumps back into spectator's hand
1970 (ca.) The Idiot at the Card Table 6
Pavel The Instant Silk handkerchief appears in glass
1970ca. Successful Magic 3
Pavel Encore the Silk in the Knot handkerchief disappears and appears knotted on rope over neck
1970ca. Successful Magic 21
Gene Nielsen Mind Blower pill in capsule floats up
1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 21) 102
Sid Fleischman Torn and Restored Cigarette Paper
Related to 1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 27) 133
Paul Swinford Serpentine Thoughts silk that ties itself, reel
1971 Lecture Notes 1
Alan Alan Rising Card loop from sleeve
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 108
Milton Tropp "Impromptu" Broken & Restored Thread
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 193
Morty Rudnick Hair, There and Everywhere imaginary invisible thread is used to animate various things
Variations 1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 294
George Johnstone Coffee Float! floating coffee cup
1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 58) 288
Billy McComb Frolics with the Hummer Whirling Card
  • A Variation
  • A Don't! - If You Unravel Your Own!
  • A Miracle!
  • You're All Set!
  • Light Weight - But Great!
  • True Story!
Inspired by 1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 51
Billy McComb Splashing in the Card Fountain with reel
Inspired by
  • Magicana, Genii, Oct. 1968
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 119
Billy McComb Resurrected! ideas for gag in which thread comes out of clothing and is pulled and then becomes very long
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 123
Billy McComb Fish Stricks plastic fish at end of the strings, with idea for tassel on fez with reel
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 139
Tony Spina Improved Gypsy Torn and Restored Thread
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 126
Amedeo Vacca Button-Button vanishing button with reel through sleeve fabric
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 37
Amedeo Vacca Acrobatic Matchbox longer routine
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 47
Amedeo Vacca Close-up Needle Mystery threaded needle penetrates the thread
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 64
John Cornelius Phantom Cigarette miming cigarette, it appears, thread hook-up, rubber cigarette, see also p. 786 for note by Lu Brent
Also published here May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 739
Gene Finnell Needle And Thread thread on needle, needle pierced through handkerchief while spectator holds thread ends, needle penetrates thread, and back on
Also published here Aug. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 10) 775
Patrick Page The Floating Coin coin dropped into a glass of water floats up and out of glass
1974 Tricks with Coins 36
Karl Fulves Watch Reel watches build from coins, other uses for it
Related to 1975 Interlocutor (Issue 2) 4
Jan Torell Quick Colour Change of a Silk
1975 Magic by Jan Torell 20
Jan Torell Floating Glasses glass sticks to tray, to silk and floats slowly on a table
1975 Magic by Jan Torell 26
Jan Torell The Acrobatic Match-Box stands up on stretched out palm and lid opens
1975 Magic by Jan Torell 29
Ronnie Gann Tele-kin-'easy' chosen ESP card falls over, selection with second set in envelopes
1975 The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 136) 677
Stephen Minch Nervous Matches small items on table move, invisible thread
1975 Mind & Matter 35
Unknown Billete Volador gag, bill on reel
1975 Magia en el Bar 113
Pat Conway A Gag From Pat Conway thread becomes invisible when pulled free
Aug. 1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 12) 289
Slydini Gypsy Thread Trick two methods
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 100
Cardini Cardini's Rising Card floats up into hand, write-up by Milton Tropp
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6) 937
Karl Fulves, J. W. Sarles Short Story "Jo Sarles", anecdote about long repair of reel
1976 Interlocutor (Issue 14) 51
Jerry Mentzer Thread to Use
1976 The Dancing Cane 2
R. C. Buff The Floating Walking Stick
  • "The Balance"
  • The Floating Move
  • The Stick Rises and Falls
  • The Stick Floats
  • The Stick Revolves in the Air
  • The Stick Clings to the Hand
  • The Stick Revolves on the Palm
  • The Stick Revolves Horizontally in the Air
  • Passing a Hoop over the Stick
  • Around the Hand
  • A Juggling Feat
  • The Climax - Two Sticks from One
1977 The Floating and Dancing Cane 6
R. C. Buff Suggestions on the Floating Cane
  • The Start
  • A Flip of the Hand
  • The Revolving Moves
  • Using the Stick for other Effects
  • The Hook-Up or Loop
  • The Stick Floats from Hand to Hand
1977 The Floating and Dancing Cane 18
Lewis Ganson, Rinod The Dancing Walking Stick
  • The Basic Move
  • The Routine
  • Floating Between the Hands
  • The Stick Dances
  • The Walk Past
  • The High Swing
  • The M Move
  • The Twirl
  • Through the Arms
  • Around the Shoulders
  • The Climax
1977 The Floating and Dancing Cane 20
Max Londono Eternal String with thick string, two methods
1977 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 9) 1
Tommy Wonder Through the Eye of the Needle more threads get in the eye of the needle than seemingly possible
Also published here 1977 Jos Bema — Lecture 10
Unknown Das Unique "Galli-Galli Seil" rope moves by itself between hands of performer
Also published here
  • The Gen, July 1968
July 1977 Intermagic (Vol. 4 No. 3) 111
John C. Wagner Torn and Restored Effects application of Charisma Change to Gypsy Thread, paper napkin, cigarette
1978 7 Secrets 52
Cardini Crawling Bill bill crawl over floor, routine made available via Milton Tropp, wrist reel
Variations 1978 The Chronicles (Issue 5) 1114
Unknown Eine Karte kriecht aus dem Spiel card moves out of a spread
1978 Einfach Wunderbar — Wunderbar Einfach 61
George Kemp, Nita Kemp Mikhailova Phenomena moving objects with your mind, on pk-phenomena
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 206) 1027
Ted Karmilovich Karmilovich Phenomenon moving objects on table, odd thread set-up
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 216) 1078
Piet Forton Can You Do the Gypsy Thread Again? hindu thread repetition
Related toAlso published here Oct. 1979 Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 10) 740
Daniel Cros Daniel's Butterfly card cut into butterfly shape, inspired by Kaps' Floating Cork
1979 Close-up Entertainer 119
Jonathan Yarbrough The Ring prediction of price of ring, price tag, Koran Medaillon type
1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 235) 1171
Stephen Minch Pickman's Model stain appears on table under statue, then statue moves and disappears
Also published here 1979 Lovecraftian Ceremonies 16
Stephen Minch The Music of Erich Zann séance performance, metronome starts moving and violin and music box start playing under glass bowl
Also published here 1979 Lovecraftian Ceremonies 36
Hans E. Trixer Der Hindu Faden Trick
Also published here
  • Pentagram, May 1953
Dec. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 3&4) 131
Al Leech Thimble And Thread based on "Topsy Turvey", with a thread spool
1980 Al Leech's Legacy 105
Al Schneider 20th Century Yarn 20th Century Silks with three pieces of yarn and an envelope
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 124
Lewis Ganson Introduction
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 4
Hans E. Trixer The Hindu Thread Trick
  • The Effect
  • The Thread
  • Preparation
  • Presentation
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 5
Marconick Marconick's Gypsy Thread
Also published here 1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 10
Lewis Ganson Easy Gypsy Thread
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 13
Ali Bongo, David Nixon Ali Bongo's Experience
  • The Thread or Cotton
  • Shows for Children
  • The Needle Threading Addition
  • Jewelled Scabbard Gag
  • Humorous Gypsy Thread
  • Disposal of the Pieces
  • Breaking the Thread
  • Displaying the Pieces
  • David Nixon's Idea
  • The Bongo Gypsy Thread Suit
  • A Note on the Preparation
  • Chadwick's Mending Cotton versus Tacking Thread
  • Repeating Impromptu
  • Dany Ray
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 15
Pat Conway Pat Conway's Routine
1980 The Hindu Thread Trick 22
Tom Gagnon Educated Dollar Bill bill crawls underneath wallet in tent configuration, then under ashtray and back
  • The Bill and Wallet
  • Gaining Slack In The Thread
  • Himber Plus Cardini
  • The Bill and the Ashtray
  • Notes by Karl Fulves
Inspired by 1980 The Chronicles (Issue 27) 1325
Bob Hummer Hummer's Whirling Card
Related toAlso published here 1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 84
Ken Brooke Method for "The Untying Silk" self-untying knot
Also published here 1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 75
Mike Caveney The Appearing Jumping Rising Vanishing and Reappearing Thimble
1981 Magicomedy 121
Gordon Hoener 64-Cent Solution moving objects
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 294) 1468
Michael Selwyn Psyched Up crumpled bill levitates
1981 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 297) 1481
Hen Fetsch Die Fingerhutspitze secret inner nesting thimble for
  • threading a button
  • thread restoration
  • cigarette vanish in thimble
Oct. 1982 Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 3) 87
Unknown Rising Ball ball with hole is placed on rod and moves up and done, with variations
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 120
Barrie Richardson The Strange Key Stunt key moves on hand, small thread loop
VariationsAlso published here Mar. 1983 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 9) 1096
Ross Bertram The Hindu Yarn for stage with thicker yarn
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 192
Al Mann The Suspended Glass of Water No. 5
1983 101 Psychic Tests 2
Unknown Threading the Needle No. 10, blindfolded, threads needle many times
1983 101 Psychic Tests 4
Unknown Another Method No. 11, blindfolded, threads needle many times
1983 101 Psychic Tests 4
John Kennedy Animated Card Location three selections, one rises from pocket, second shoots from deck, last rises from deck and floats into hand
1983 Lecture III 12
Mark Lefler Whirling Card card shoots out of deck and floats into hand
Related to 1983 Lecture III 16
Piet Forton Dein Zauberstab kann sich biegen und kann schweben... magic wand bends and sticks on hand, various methods, production of a handkerchief
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 23
Fantasio Any Reel - Locking Reel how to make a locking reel out of a non-locking reel
1984 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 123
Henry Mayol Thread-Bare routine with vanishing thread kicker (sucked into mouth)
Apr. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 901
Pascal Monmoine Card Through the Table from a Distance signed card, spectator lights a piece if pyropaper on the deck, the card flutters beneath the center of the table to the floor
May 1984 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 6) 1229
Jan Torell Schwebende Gläser glass sticks to tray, to silk and floats slowly on a table
1984 Rund um den Zaubertisch 44
Piet Forton Repeat Gipsy Thread repeated gypsy thread
Also published here 1984 Magic Lecture Notes 1984 1
Thomas Alan Waters Backdate three-digit number is predicted, pined on performer's back
Variations 1985 Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Myxtyr) 665
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1985 FISM Madrid 1985 2
Unknown Floating Wand thread
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 24
Gene Finnell Gene Finnell's Needle Trick thread on needle, needle pierced through handkerchief while spectator holds thread ends, needle penetrates thread
Also published here 1985 (ca.) Tricks of Conjuring 9
Gaëtan Bloom The Bloom vs. Kulagina Match all matches jump out of box, invisible thread
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 46
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1986 Mix '86 4
Meir Yedid Serpent Silk Switch animated silk, jumps from floor to hand into sleeve, to breast pocket etc.
1986 Stage Stuff 19
Lu Brent Noch ein paar Effektideen - 4. thread, needle and paper put in card case prop, thread sews chosen symbol into card
Dec. 1986 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 3&4) 183
Jim Hyams The Traveling Toupee toupee vanishes from head and appears in clear plastic box, Crystal Casket
1987 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 344
Steve Beam, Wayne Kyzer Fallout gag, toupee jumps from one hand to the other
1987 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 346
Steve Beam Shampoo gag, more ideas with a toupee and a reel
1987 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 346
Al Bertini The Repeat Thread Gimmick "The work with thread"
characteristics of the gimmick, which consists of an invisible thread dispenser in a pen
1. The Material
2. Fixation points and sensors
3. Knots
4. The Dress
5. The lighting
1987 Repeat Thread Gimmick 5
Al Bertini Using the Gimmick
  • Pulling out the thread for use
  • Using the repeat quality
1987 Repeat Thread Gimmick 10
Al Bertini The floating finger ring borrowed ring clings to pen, moves up and down, then floats into spectator's hand
1987 Repeat Thread Gimmick 12
Patrick Page The Ring Pull reel for finger rings
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 32
Patrick Page The Reel different designs for reels
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 32
Patrick Page Thread as a Pull
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 38
Patrick Page The Jumping Glove glove on floor jumps up in hand
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 38
Patrick Page The Rising Object object rises up to hand
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 40
Patrick Page The Moving Object object moves on table
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 41
Patrick Page The Untying Handkerchief slowly untying
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 42
Patrick Page The Untying Knot with a Reel knot slowly untying in a handkerchief
Also published here 1987 The Pull Book 44
Stefan Schutzer The Self Folding Bill thread
1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 61
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1988 Das Phil Goldstein Seminar 1
David Britland Elastic Thread on invisible elastic thread
1988 Card Kinetics 20
David Britland Making the Loops invisible elastic thread loops
1988 Card Kinetics 21
David Britland, Finn Jon Adding the Loop how to get into possession of the loop in performance
1988 Card Kinetics 22
David Britland The Simple Rise elastic thread loop
1988 Card Kinetics 23
David Britland Unloading the Loop getting rid of elastic thread loop after card trick
1988 Card Kinetics 24
David Britland The Ultimate Angel elastic thread loop
Inspired byVariations 1988 Card Kinetics 25
Shiv Duggal, Chris Power The Ultimate Angel - Ideas
Inspired by 1988 Card Kinetics 27
David Britland Angel Aces four Aces leap out of deck one by one, elastic thread loop
Variations 1988 Card Kinetics 28
Shiv Duggal Angel Aces with Selection selection shoots out of deck, elastic thread loop
Inspired by 1988 Card Kinetics 31
Shiv Duggal The Angel of Death cigarette rises out of cigarette pack, elastic thread loop
1988 Card Kinetics 32
David Britland Hell Fire match box closes by itself, elastic thread loop
1988 Card Kinetics 33
David Britland Mechanical Popper silk appears in empty hand, elastic thread loop
Inspired by
  • "Popper" (Milbourne Christopher, Hen Fetch, Rice's Encyclopedia of Silk Magic)
Related to
1988 Card Kinetics 35
David Britland Elastic Thread as Reel Substitute
Related to
  • "Penetrable Silk" (Spalding, Rice's Encyclopedia of Silk Magic Vol. 2)
1988 Card Kinetics 38
David Britland Angel Ghost dancing handkerchief, elastic thread loop
  • Wakey Wakey
  • Hip Hop
1988 Card Kinetics 38
John Cornelius The Phantom Cigarette miming cigarette, it appears, thread hook-up, rubber cigarette
Also published here 1988 Creative Secrets No. 1 7
Fantasio Der tatsächlich verschwindende Stock vanishing cane handling with reel
1988 Fantasio 19
Fantasio Die wirklich verschwindende Kerze candle vanishes under handkerchief
1988 Fantasio 24
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1988 Lecture 1
Bruce Cervon Lautloser Fliegender Ring
Also published here
  • Magicana, Genii
July 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 13 No. 5) 210
Patrick Page Der Fingerring-Zieher reel for finger rings
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 52
Patrick Page Der Ringzieher
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 53
Patrick Page Der Fadenzieher
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 55
Patrick Page Der springende Handschuh glove on floor jumps up in hand
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 56
Patrick Page Der emporschwebende Gegenstand object rises up to hand
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 57
Patrick Page Der sich selbst bewegende Gegenstand object moves on table
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 57
Patrick Page Das sich selbst entknotende Tuch slowly untying
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 58
Patrick Page Das Knotenlösen mit dem Ringzieher knot slowly untying in a handkerchief
Also published here Dec. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 14 No. 2) 59
Eugene Burger Cosmic Thread hindu mythology presentation
1989 The Experience of Magic 107
Michael Ammar The Floating Bill elastic invisible thread suggested by Alexander de Cova
Related to 1990 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3 No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 46
Michael Weber The Spider signed bill travels cleanly from one cup to another
Also published here 1990 La Magie de Michael Weber 2
David Lederman Looped how to make loops from elastic invisible thread
1990 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 35) 634
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1990 NYCANOTES 1
Ben Martin It's the Reel Thing
1991 Card to Wallet 62
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Foutain of Cards three selections
Related to 1991 Knowing The Rising Cards 20
Stefan Schutzer Der sich selbst faltende Geldschein translation from reference
Related to 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 10
Michael Ammar, Alexander de Cova The Floating Bill with information about elastic, invisible thread, expanded translation from MAJ
Related to 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 28
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1991 Music City Conclave 1992 Notes 1
Gordon Jeppesen Turning Point paper tube is balanced on two glasses, one glass moves away then, paper tube turns to audience
1991 The Minotaur (Vol. 3 No. 1) 7
Steve Dusheck A Reel Thumb Tip for silk vanish, as sucker gag with second thumb tip, with other suggestions
Related to 1991 Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 21
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 16 dowel in thumb tip winds up thread
1991 Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 58
Karrell Fox Visilk Transposition two openly held silks visibly transpose
1991 Goodies 94
Tony Cachadiña Cigarrette without Gravity cigarette levitates in bottle
1991 Lecture Notes 2
Tony Cachadiña The Flotting Bank-Note floating bill
1991 Lecture Notes 18
Tony Cachadiña Magic with Threads Suggestions and ideas for:
  • the thread
  • the wax
  • the thread holder
  • the security break
1991 Lecture Notes 20
Gary Darwin Darwin's Burnt & Restored String
1991 Hardcore 168
Ali Bongo Knetgummizerschneiden magically cutting modeling clay into three pieces
1991 Ali Bongo 16
Michael Weber The Spider signed bill travels cleanly from one cup to another
Also published here 1991 Lecture Collection 2
Patrick Page Das Knotenunfähige Seil vanishing knot as it is pulled tight, thread
Also published here
  • Pages from Patrick's Notebook
Nov. 1991 Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 3) 104
Patrick Page Der Wieder Ganze Fade long wool thread is cut up and restores in fist
Also published here
  • Pages from Patrick's Notebook
Nov. 1991 Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 3) 112
Patrick Page Die Springblume flower jumps from lapel of spectator to performer's lapel
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Pages from Patrick's Notebook
Nov. 1991 Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 3) 113
David Harkey Eye of the Needle needle is magically threaded under a handkerchief cover
1991 Simply Harkey 82
Michael Ammar Der schwebende Geldschein continuation of translation of reference
Related to 1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 3
Alexander de Cova Der schwebende Geldschein floating bill handling by de Cova
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 8
Alexander de Cova Magie mit dem Wurli-Wurm Squirmel/Wonder Worm ideas and routines
  • Die Vorbereitung (preparation)
  • Die beidhändige Handhabung (two-handed)
  • Die einhändige Handhabung (one-handed)
  • Auf dem Bleistift (with pencil)
  • Die Daumenspitze (thumb tip)
  • Aus dem Ärmel (sleeve)
  • Die "S" Faltung
  • Anstelle der Schaumgummibälle
  • Der farbwechselnde Wurm (color change)
  • Der ungezogene Wurm
  • Der Schlangenkorb (meine Lieblingsroutine)
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 15
Dan Harlan Financial Attraction floating Dollar Bill, with the Harlan Hookup
1992 The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 1) 1
Bob Rees Suck It Up method to load end of invisible thread into mouth during performance, straw
1992 The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 2) 5
Steve Dusheck Spread Em long spread between hands, reel
1992 Dusheck's Card Magic 98
Unknown The Enchanted Cane floating cane, thread
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 52
Karl Fulves Loopy Loop two different colored string loops transpose instantly
1993 Easy-to-Do Magic Tricks for Children 26
Steve Dusheck A Moving Experience five cards on a stand, chosen one falls over
1993 Dusheck's Mental Magic 99
Wilfred Bader Das Fingerhut-Schweben thimble floats, thread
Also published here June 1993 Intermagic (Vol. 18 No. 1) 20
Ali Bongo Do It Yourself Pompons faster way to make pompoms form wool
Also published here
  • Genii
June 1993 Intermagic (Vol. 18 No. 1) 23
Sid Fleischman The Bottle Fantastique bottle clings to rope, gimmick on invisible thread
1993 The Charlatan's Handbook 54
Michael Close Bloom On Your Hand matchbook cover stands on edge (I.T.R.), match animation
1994 Workers Number 4 32
Unknown The Chinese Wands two strings through wood pillars, one cut and restored, "Pillars of Solomon"
1994 More Greater Magic 1148
Steve Dusheck Burnt and Restored Thread small container made from straw stuck to thumb nail
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 8
Steve Dusheck Universal Gimmick hook-up for invisible thread that can be attached to clothing, with weight to pull back thread, with applications:
  • rope floats to hand
  • third tassel gag for Chinese sticks
  • rising card with card floating to hand
  • as pull, match or coin vanish
Inspired byVariations
  • "Invisible Thread Retractor" (Steve Dusheck, marketed 1978)
Also published here
  • marketed in 1968
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 74
Robert Parrish The Spirit Dial number chosen with dice divined with spirit clock
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 17
Bob Marvin Bob Marvin's Floating Ball one-man method
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 121
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
1995 Connotes 1
Jon Allen Ghost bill floats inside wine glass
1995 Jon Allen's Lecture — The Director's Cut 4
Alexander de Cova Fadenbefestigungen thread hook-up tips
Mar. 1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 2) 54
Tommy Wonder Reel Pull
1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 304
Tommy Wonder Through the Eye of the Needle more threads get in the eye of the needle than seemingly possible
Also published here 1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 72
Michael Kaminskas Heli-Card card rises from deck then it is signed and is spinned in the air, Steve Fearson Hookup
1996 Miracle Material 19
Aaron Fisher Buenos Notches thread is fed between two slits of a card, cut and restored, two parts clearly separated
Also published here 1996 The Minotaur (Vol. 8 No. 3) 8
Aaron Fisher Buenos Notches thread is fed between two slits of a card, cut and restored, two parts clearly separated
Also published here 1996 Lost Studio Sessions 4
John Hamilton Tuch und Ringzieher-Zauberei knot vanish handlings with reel
1997 Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 2) 70
Jon LeClair Conquering Invisible Thread
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 25
Jon LeClair The LeClair Animator invisible thread hook-up
  • Wha Is The LeClair Animator
  • Assembling The LeClair Animator
  • Utilizing The LeClair Animator
  • Lighting The LeClair Animator
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 29
Jon LeClair Utility Thread Handling Techniques
  • The Middle Finger-To-Thumb Putty Transfer
  • Forefinger Maneuvers
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 57
Jon LeClair The Effects
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 63
Jon LeClair Floating Bill crumpled up
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 65
Jon LeClair Erectile Bill bill folded lengthwise
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 75
Jon LeClair Thread Breakage
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 81
Jon LeClair Animated Matchbox
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 83
Jon LeClair The Pendulum Principle pendulum motion when floating with an invisible thread
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 87
Jon LeClair Defying Death paper with living person levitates
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 89
Jon LeClair Debunking the Debunker on people suspecting thread
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 95
Jon LeClair Jamy Ian Swiss' Animated Ring ring moves on pencil
Inspired by 1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 99
Jon LeClair Thread Strength
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 105
Jon LeClair Swizzle Stick Rise swizzle stick rises out of bottle
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 107
Jon LeClair Cigarette Follies cigarette moves on table
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 113
Jon LeClair Thread Is Like Oxygen
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 117
Jon LeClair Knife Locator knife rotates to locate card in dial layout
Related to 1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 119
Jon LeClair Monkey in the Middle
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 123
Jon LeClair, Alan Skogerbo Tonka Chauffeur toy card moves by itself
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 125
Jon LeClair Variety Entertainment In The Nude improvising with invisible thread
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 129
Jon LeClair Static Card card stands on hand on edge
Inspired by
  • "Standing Card" (Gaëton Bloom)
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 135
Jon LeClair Whirling Card
Inspired by 1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 137
Jon LeClair Impromptu Animated Deck with borrowed deck, tabled or in the hands
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 145
Jon LeClair Appendix
  • Obtaining Invisible Thread From Nylon Tights
  • Extracting Invisible Threads From A Tight Spot
  • Don't Cut It Out
  • The Main Strand
  • Technical Threads
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 155
Jörg Alexander Weber Sticking To The Gypsy Thread convincer
Also published here 1998 The Book 125
Nicholas Einhorn Spooked deck on floor, card jumps out at the end
  • History
  • Preparation
  • Performance
  • Clean-up
1998 Spooked 6
Nicholas Einhorn Warning! on thread work
1998 Spooked 16
Gus Davenport Thread Vanish sucked into mouth
1998 Vis à Vis 21
Andreas Michel-Andino Der Hindufaden "Andinos Trickmonographien - Teil 1"
  • Historisches (credit information)
  • Meine Präparationsmethode und Handhabung
  • Variationen
  • Vortrag für Erwachsene
  • Hindufaden für Kinder?
  • Wie es weiter geht
1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 3) 92
Josef Fertsch Mein Hindu-Faden Vortrag patter
1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 3) 98
Ken Brooke Das sich selbst entknotende Tuch self-untying knot
Also published here 1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 3) 118
David Regal Got a Light? Two matchboxes perform a series of animations, drawers open and close by themselves, thread hook-up
1999 Close-Up & Personal 73
Barrie Richardson Mental Motor paper napkin unfolds by itself
Also published here
  • Club 71, Mayday 1991
1999 Theater of the Mind 57
Barrie Richardson The Strange Key key moves on hand, small thread loop
Also published here 1999 Theater of the Mind 64
Barrie Richardson Pencil Pusher spectator is unable to pick up a pencil on performer's open hand, small thread loop
VariationsAlso published here 1999 Theater of the Mind 71
Barrie Richardson Sew What! needles are threaded in fist without looking
Also published here
  • The Linking Ring, Feb. 1997
1999 Theater of the Mind 190
Andreas Michel-Andino Paper to Money "Andinos Trickmonographien - Teil 2"
  • Nachtrag zum Hindu-Faden
  • Vorbemerkungen zur Papier-in-Geldschein-Verwandlung
  • Historisches (credit information)
  • Variationen und Vorführtechnik
  • Vortragsanregung für Erwachsene
  • Vortrag für Kinde
  • Schlußbemerkungen
  • Die Anfertigung des Gimmicks
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 4&5) 140
Andreas Michel-Andino Die Multi-Pip-Card "Andinos Trickmonographien - Teil 3"
  • Nachtrag zum Nachtrag (Hindu thread)
  • Nachtrag (paper to money)
  • Das Namensproblem
  • Historische Entwicklung (credit information)
  • Varianten und Techniken
  • Vorschläge zur Vorführung
  • Eröffnung oder Schluß
  • Weitere Einsatzmöglichkeiten
  • P.S.: Noch ein Nachtrag
1999 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 1) 8
Karl Fulves Stuck Up staple of magazine bent open for levitation or hook-up
2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 3) 58
Robert E. Neale A Hair of the Dog bill folded into dog
  • Bonus Number One - Bob's Presentation
  • Bonus Number Two - Magic Doggie! (dog stands up by himself)
2000 Son of Simon Says! 151
Don Alan Flying Medal medal on lapel is removed and flies back
2000 In a Class by Himself — The Legacy of Don Alan 205
Don Alan Floating and Rising Billiard Ball
2000 In a Class by Himself — The Legacy of Don Alan 221
Jack Griggs Wenn Schweine fliegen könnten toy pig vanishes behind paravent, close-up
2000 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 2) 49
Karl Fulves No Needles "Problems"
performer mimes knitting, a scarf appears, posed as a problem
2001 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 211
Dieter Weber Hindu Faden Mirakel 3-Fach torn and restored thread, torn again and "restored" with knotted-together pieces, then proper restoration again
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 186
David Regal Solid Gold with reel
2002 Constant Fooling 1 204
John Carney Ascension four selections, one rises underneath silk, one floats into hand, fountain for last card
2002 The Book of Secrets 300
R. Paul Wilson Threadbare presentation for floating bill, with spool of regular thread
2002 13 3
Donato Colucci Animations intro on thread
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 179
Unknown Attaching a Thread to an egg
  • First Method
  • Second Method
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 181
Jon LeClair, Donato Colucci The LeClair Animator short comment on that hook-up
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 181
Unknown The Hypnotized Egg egg moves on tabletop
Also published here
  • Magic, Stage Illusions and Scientific Diversions Including Trick Photography, p. 11
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 182
Unknown The Wonderful Walking Egg egg walks out of one hat into another
Related to
  • The Magician, Vol. 1 No. 3, Feb. 20, 1905, p. 27
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 182
Unknown The Obedient Egg egg walks from tumbler to hat
Also published here
  • "To Pass an Egg from a Tumbler into a Hat" (Hatton and Plate, Magician's Tricks: How They are Done, 1910, p. 161)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 183
Joseph Ovette The Airborne Egg egg floats
Also published here
  • "The Floating Egg" (Eggstraordinary Ways of Eggshibiting with Eggs, p. 28)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 183
Joseph Michael Hartz The Climbing Egg climbs up a wooden stick
Also published here 2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 184
Howard Albright The Spooky Egg "yes" and "no" written on egg to answer questions
Also published here
  • Howard Albright, Party Trix à la Carte, p. 10
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 280
Jamy Ian Swiss I. Theory: Simple Not Easy general thoughts on invisible thread magic, simple vs easy, too perfect theory
2002 Theurgical Thread II 2
Jamy Ian Swiss II. A Basic Thread Primer
  • I. Hidden Thread
  • II. Invisible Thread
2002 Theurgical Thread II 5
Jamy Ian Swiss III. Throwing Some Light On The Subject lighting conditions for invisible thread use
2002 Theurgical Thread II 9
Jamy Ian Swiss IV. The Gimmick: Simply Swiss hook-up and organisation of thread
2002 Theurgical Thread II 13
Jamy Ian Swiss V. The Animated Ring ring moves on pencil
  • Effect
  • Introduction
  • The Properties
  • Physical Conditions
  • Psychological Conditions
  • The Preparation
  • The Ring
  • To BeginThe Performance
  • Phase 1
  • Phase 2
  • Phase 3
Inspired byVariations 2002 Theurgical Thread II 15
Al Baker Attaching Hairs
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 682
Al Baker Card from the Hat - Finger Tip Method thread attached to finger tip
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 689
Al Baker Card from the Hat - Clockwork Method mechanical
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 690
Al Baker New Improved Rising Card from Hat
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 690
Al Baker Thread Trick
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 751
Jim Patton, David Britland A Double Shot two selections shoot out of deck as it is dribbled onto table, secret thin rubber band
Inspired by 2003 Penumbra (Issue 5) 2
Gordon Bruce, Jim Patton Face-Up Double Shot selections shoot out face up
Related to 2003 Penumbra (Issue 5) 6
Bruce Cervon, David Britland The California Angels visual Ace production, secret thin rubber band, two handlings, see further credits in Issue 6, p. 1
Inspired by 2003 Penumbra (Issue 5) 7
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
2003 Singapore Notes 1
Luke Jermay PK Lipstick mixture of Banachek's PK Touches and ashes to palm (with lipstick)
Inspired by 2004 The Coral Fang 30
Nicholas Einhorn Gold Rush reel
2004 World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 2 5
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops
2004 Applecture 1
Patrik Kuffs Invisible Touch spectator draws x on a picture of a hand, another spectator feels a touch on that very finger
2004 Seven By Patrik Kuffs 18