56 entries in Ball / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown La Balle Jettée Dans la Petite Maison à Trois Portes & Sortant Par l'une des Trois à Volonté a ball is thrown in a little house with three doors and is coming out of the chosen door
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 44
Prof. Carlo Arminio Das Färben von Glaskugeln color changing glass spheres/balls, chemical, finger tips with holes in the tip
Aug. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 184
Unknown To Pick a Floating Indiarubber Ball up from a Basin of Water with the Mouth non-magical science experiment
1902 The Modern Conjurer 295
Unknown The Flag and Worsted Ball wool ball in glass, cardboard cylinder over another tumbler, silk in tumbler, they transpose
Related to
  • improved from early Mahatma
1903 Later Magic 357
Carl Willmann The Vanished Cannon-Ball from under cloth covering
1903 Later Magic 468
Theodore Annemann The Color-Tell Billiard Balls several different colored balls, one is placed in a box and held by performer behind back, he divines the color
1931 The Book Without A Name 51
Val Evans Discs of Dir ball and disc threaded on string, they impossibly change places
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 68) 467
Tom Sellers Balls and Pillar two balls with a hole are slid over a pillar, a third ball vanishes and appears between the others
1939 Scots Magic 18
Walter B. Gibson Bewildering Blocks (with a Sucker Finish) prop trick with colored blocks in tube
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 658
Stewart James Sleightly Off threaded ping pong ball is removed underneath cloth
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 767
Harry Bertall Boules et Foulards three different colored balls are placed inside a box, one of three silks with corresponding colors is selected and changes to ball, silk is found inside the box
Oct. 1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 10) 5
Robert "Robelly" Rouet La Boulle D'Or ball placed on stand vanishes inside tubes
Jan. 1941 La Baguette Magique (Issue 1) 2
Walter B. Gibson, Han Ping Chien Gaglets
  • Gibson's wand vanish
  • Han Ping Chien swallowing billard ball vanishes
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 18) 77
L. Vosburgh Lyons, Theodore Annemann Ball From Beyond steel ball between two soup plates, answers questions
Variations 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 20) 83
Harry Bertall Les boules éclair two different-colored balls changes places
Also published here
  • "Les boules éclair" in "Passez Muscade" 1925.
Apr. 1942 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 4) 5
Charles-Emile "Prof. Rex" Sauty Changement de couleur d'une boule color changing ball, half/half
Apr. 1942 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 4) 6
Mark Jacobs Magnetic Spheres four rubber balls with holes stick together
1945 My Best 250
Hen Fetsch Bouncing Milk milk transforms into ball, inside paper cone
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 20
A. Vantur Voyage de balles balls vanish from aquarium and appear in hat, balls with spring, followed by german translation "Wandernde Bälle"
May 1947 La Baguette Magique (Issue 15) 4
Dr. Raymond V. Stone (RAMO) Now What? Two wooden balls, third one appears in a flash. Then a ball is selected, wrapped in a handkerchief and put in a box, it vanishes from there and appears in a tube with the other two balls.
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 6
Nile Rothenbach Wet Cent small balls in tube filled with water are extracted without spilling the water, also with coins
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 226) 904
Harold Blump The Effering Narg Ball balls in box change
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 307 Spoof Issue) 1
Stewart James The Gofar Ball ball disappears from a tube, travels to under an inverted tumbler under a second tube
Also published here 1957 Magic Mine No. 1 13
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Teufelspille ball vanishes from glass and appears inside box
1958 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 19 No. 2) 638
The Great Christe Christe's Rice and Ball Penetration with two glasses, funnel and tray
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 30
Jack Bateman Red the Crook ball placed in tumbler, silk changes into ball and inside tumbler the silk is found
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 26
Pavel Rainbow Balls white balls transform into different colored balls, in bag, off-beat method
1970ca. Successful Magic 9
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Restless Spheres three balls with different colors are placed into a tube where they change the order several times
Related to 1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 53
Patrick Page Ping-Pong on the Nose balancing a paper tube on the nose and throwing balls into it
1974 Tricks with Paper 15
Bill Chinn A Mental Item five colored balls are selected and divined by blindfolded performer, stooge
Oct. 1976 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 2) 317
Floyd G. Thayer Expanding Ball ball visibly expands, on a stand
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 206
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Miraculous Ball Vanish balls placed in tube vanish, loop ball
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 247
Paul Harris Biological Vanish small rubber ball transforms into finger tip
Variations 1980 Close-up Fantasies — Book I 69
Unknown Ballot Box Mystery one of three different-colored balls is placed inside ballot box, color is divined
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 108
Unknown The Saturn Ball saturn-shaped ball changes color
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 109
Unknown The Ball Tube ball vanishes and appears inside tube
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 110
Unknown Patriotic Billiard Balls different colored balls are placed in three hats, balls transpose, Thayer, P&L
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 115
Unknown Spooky-Ookum ball placed inside tube vanishes
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 116
Unknown The Croquet Trick croquet balls, head and and handle of mallet are placed under three cylinders where the change places, Thayer
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 121
Unknown The Mysterious Balls and Tube three balls with different colors are placed into a tube where they change the order
Related to 1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 123
Unknown The Transposition Ball Effect and the Perfection Color Changing Billiard Ball four different-colored balls, three are placed on a rod and covered with a tube, fourth ball transposes with center ball, order of colors can be chosen, with variations
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 125
Unknown Billiard Ball Vanish Box four different types of boxes, die box, Thayer
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 127
Unknown The Ring on the Rod ballon rod is removed under handkerchief and finger rings are attached
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 132
Unknown The Hot Ball small brass ball becomes hot
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 153
Unknown The Ball And The Handkerchief Vase handkerchief transposes with ball inside a vase
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 167
Piet Forton Der zauberhafte Farbensinn divination of different colored balls in a bag
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 8
Ali Bongo Bongo's Ball- und Würfeltrick dice in a bag changes place with a ball behind cardboard
1991 Ali Bongo 3
Karrell Fox The Topper trade show presentations for U.F. Grant's Strat-O-Spheres prop
1995 Much Ado About Something 86
David Berglas Turning the Clock Back different effects are performed and noted on a board, at the end, time is turned back and everything undone until the board is blank again
No. 1: Three balls, disappear and change into a pack of cards
No. 2: Four coins vanish and reappear in a glass
No. 3: Signed card vanishes and reappears in photo frame
No. 4: Arrow stops at chosen number 11
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 182
Ali Bongo Sympathetic Colours two spectator selects same colored ball from bag
2003 Lecture Notes — Morges 2003 8
Unknown Holding out a Ball Little finger palm of ball
2004 Street Cups and Balls 44
Unknown The Classic (False) Pass
2004 Street Cups and Balls 44
Stewart James The Gofar Ball Ball disappears from a tube, travels to under an inverted tumbler under a second tube
Also published here 2007 The Essential Stewart James 131
Trevor Lewis Newton's Nightmares presentation, ball falls through tube fast or slowly,
Inspired by
  • William J. Schmeelk's "Newton's Nightmare"
2009 Routines Matter 113
Christian Scherer Das Amulett von Mary I little round charm appears from purse frame, it disappears under silk, with the aid of a wand and in the hands, to just reappear always back in the purse frame, eventually the purse frame vanishes
Inspired by 2014 Schlaglichter 143
Max Maven Miraskill Lite done with white and black spheres, two phases
Inspired by 2016 Session Notes 7