67 entries in Thread / Reel
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown The Wandering Ring ring travels from one hand wrapped in handkerchief to the other, reel
Variations More Magic 196
Unknown Der Ringzieher "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
reel, vanishing a finger ring, vanishing a card
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 97
Howard Thurston The "Thurston" Rising Cards card floats into hand, two methods (with or without reel)
The Modern Conjurer 119
Carl Willmann Improved "Pulls"
  • Willmann's Vanisher
vanishing handkerchief application
Later Magic 33
Unknown The Flying Ring to other hand, reel
Later Magic 35
Hamley Brothers The "Lightning" Vanisher
Later Magic 37
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's New Rising Cards three selections, card fountain finale
Related toVariations The Art of Magic 194
Dr. Jacob Daley The Card Windlass or Reel handling for the gaffed method (windlass or Thornton Reel), originally from "Art of Magic"
Greater Magic 426
Dave Roberts The Climbing Bill climbing up the wall, reel
Greater Magic 771
Bert Easley Coiner! ideas for a miser's dream structure
The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 92) 374
Milbourne Christopher The Jumping Silks two different-colored silks held at one corner in each hand visibly change places
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
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 (!)
Card Control 209
Dr. Aaron Weiss The Obedient Silk silk jumps through ring
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 195
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 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 58
Gene Kirk Scotchman "Elevator" Gadget thread with weight in breast pocket, silk jumps back, floating silk etc.
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 369) 304
Tony Cole Ah, Sew three thread spools on stick, when covered, the order changes
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
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
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 9) 43
Al Koran The Flying Ring reel
Al Koran's Professional Presentations 107
Val Andrews With a Reel ---- "The Sporting Gambler!" No. 8, discarded card jumps back into spectator's hand
The Idiot at the Card Table 6
Paul Swinford Serpentine Thoughts silk that ties itself, reel
Lecture Notes 1
Amedeo Vacca Button-Button vanishing button with reel through sleeve fabric
Amedeo's Continental Magic 37
Unknown Billete Volador gag, bill on reel
Magia en el Bar 113
Karl Fulves Watch Reel watches build from coins, other uses for it
Related to Interlocutor (Issue 2) 4
Karl Fulves, J. W. Sarles Short Story "Jo Sarles", anecdote about long repair of reel
Interlocutor (Issue 14) 51
Cardini Cardini's Rising Card floats up into hand, write-up by Milton Tropp
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6) 937
Cardini Crawling Bill bill crawl over floor, routine made available via Milton Tropp, wrist reel
Variations The Chronicles (Issue 5) 1114
Jonathan Yarbrough The Ring prediction of price of ring, price tag, Koran Medaillon type
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 235) 1171
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 The Chronicles (Issue 27) 1325
Fantasio Any Reel - Locking Reel how to make a locking reel out of a non-locking reel
The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 123
Thomas Alan Waters Backdate three-digit number is predicted, pined on performer's back
Variations Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Myxtyr) 665
Meir Yedid Serpent Silk Switch animated silk, jumps from floor to hand into sleeve, to breast pocket etc.
Meir Yedid's Stage Stuff 19
Jim Hyams The Traveling Toupee toupee vanishes from head and appears in clear plastic box, Crystal Casket
The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 344
Steve Beam, Wayne Kyzer Fallout gag, toupee jumps from one hand to the other
The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 346
Steve Beam Shampoo gag, more ideas with a toupee and a reel
The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 20) 346
Patrick Page The Ring Pull reel for finger rings
The Pull Book 32
Patrick Page The Reel different designs of reels
The Pull Book 32
Patrick Page The Untying Knot with a Reel knot slowly untying in a handkerchief
The Pull Book 44
Fantasio Der tatsächlich verschwindende Stock vanishing cane handling with reel
Fantasio 19
Fantasio Die wirklich verschwindende Kerze candle vanishes under handkerchief
Fantasio 24
David Britland Elastic Thread as Reel Substitute
Related to
  • "Penetrable Silk" (Spalding, Rice's Encyclopedia of Silk Magic Vol. 2)
Card Kinetics 38
Steve Dusheck A Reel Thumb Tip for silk vanish, as sucker gag with second thumb tip, with other suggestions
Related to Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 21
Buatier de Kolta De Kolta's Foutain of Cards three selections
Related to Knowing The Rising Cards 20
Karrell Fox Visilk Transposition two openly held silks visibly transpose
Goodies 94
Ben Martin It's the Reel Thing
Card to Wallet 62
Tommy Wonder Reel Pull
The Books of Wonder - Volume 1 304
Nicholas Einhorn Spooked deck on floor, card jumps out at the end
  • History
  • Preparation
  • Performance
  • Clean-up
Spooked 6
John Carney Ascension four selections, one rises underneath silk, one floats into hand, fountain for last card
The Book of Secrets 300
David Regal Solid Gold with reel
Constant Fooling 1 204
Nicholas Einhorn Gold Rush reel
World Tour Lecture Notes - Set 2 5
Vanni Bossi Buttoned 2 card appears on shirt button, reel
Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 6
Vanni Bossi Guess How Many clean switch of folded card (or similar item), reel
Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 7
Barrie Richardson The Impossible Knot Routine routine and presentation knot sequence
  • G. W. Hunter's Puzzle Knot
  • The Slow-motion Knot
  • The Bradbury Knot (reel)
Also published here
  • Concepts & Deceptions Lecture Notes, 1999
Act Two 179
Patrick Page The Buttonhole flower appears on buttonhole
Magic Page by Page 287
Patrick Page A Hat Trick tennis ball appears on bowler hat
Magic Page by Page 290
Patrick Page Home James handkerchief jumps up back in outer breast pocket
Magic Page by Page 292
Patrick Page Which Hand is it in? with handkerchief for one spectator, rest of audience can see how it works
Magic Page by Page 315
Patrick Page Ditto with handkerchief for one spectator, rest of audience can see how it works
Magic Page by Page 315
Patrick Page, David Nixon Attraction object fall on the floor and jumps up when large magnet is held next above it, gag
Magic Page by Page 286
Unknown Reel & Ring borrowed ring placed in box, it travels into another box
Prolix (Issue 10) 692
Unknown Door Penetration finger ring penetrates through door with one hand on each side
Prolix (Issue 10) 692
Paul Vigil Update three digits called out by spectators, predicted by a prediction written on a card safety pinned to the back of the performer's jacket, credit information on the plot
Inspired by Classic Fantastic 139
G Chi 2 (气2) Make cigarette fly up from table on command
Believe 7
Vanni Bossi With Your Peanuts card folded to can of peanuts, reel
The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 33
张国洲 Jojo 独一无二的十一元 (The One and Only Eleven Dollar Bill) Dollar coin fused with ten dollar bill, then plucked out again
The Truth 真相 29
Johnny Thompson Color-Changing Silk visible, reel
Inspired by
  • method attributed to Henry Christ
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 237