of fast or loose, how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to undo the same with words \n converting square knot into slip knot \n unknown \n how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to seem to undoe the same with words \n unknown
1584
the discoverie of witchcraft
Unknown

Of fast or loose, how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to undo the same with words

how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to seem to undoe the same with words \n converting square knot into slip knot \n unknown \n of fast or loose, how to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to undo the same with words \n unknown
1634
the art of legerdemain discovered
Unknown

How to knit a hard knot upon a handkercher, and to seem to undoe the same with words

défaire un double noeud d'un mouchoir sans le toucher \n undoing a double knot of a handkerchief without touching it \n unknown
1786
testament de jérôme sharp
Unknown

Défaire un double noeud d'un mouchoir sans le toucher

Undoing a double knot of a handkerchief without touching it

die überlistete gesellschaft, oder "der knoten im taschentuch" \n tying a knot into a silk without letting go of the end/corners \n unknown \n der knoten im tuch \n unknown
1896
die zauberwelt
Unknown

Die überlistete Gesellschaft, oder "Der Knoten im Taschentuch"

tying a knot into a silk without letting go of the end/corners

eine vergnügte eisenbahnfahrt \n two white and a red silk become dirty when pushed through paper tube (train ride patter), they then become knotted after put in glass \n carl willmann \n willmann's "metropolitan railway" trick \n carl willmann
1897
die zauberwelt Carl Willmann

Eine vergnügte Eisenbahnfahrt

two white and a red silk become dirty when pushed through paper tube (train ride patter), they then become knotted after put in glass

der knoten im tuch \n tying a knot into a silk without letting go of the end/corners \n unknown \n die überlistete gesellschaft, oder "der knoten im taschentuch" \n unknown
1898
die zauberwelt
Unknown

Der Knoten im Tuch

tying a knot into a silk without letting go of the end/corners

der knoten im taschentuch \n no. 6, putting a knot in a handkerchief without letting go of the ends (knotting the arms first) \n unknown
1900
der amateurzauberer
Unknown

Der Knoten im Taschentuch

No. 6, putting a knot in a handkerchief without letting go of the ends (knotting the arms first)

to take two corners of a handkerchief, one in each hand, and tie a know in it without removing either hand \n \n unknown
1902
the modern conjurer
Unknown

To Take Two Corners of a Handkerchief, one in each Hand, and Tie a Know in it Without Removing either Hand

xvi. trifolium \n 1. das verwandelte kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. das tuch in der kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. das plötzlich erscheinende seidentuch (silk appears)
4. seidentüchlein auf reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. die magischen knoten (knotted silks unknot) \n friedrich "fritz" hügli
1902
moderne magie Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli

XVI. Trifolium

1. Das verwandelte Kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. Das plötzlich erscheinende Seidentuch (silk appears)
4. Seidentüchlein auf Reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. Die magischen Knoten (knotted silks unknot)

das tuch mit sieben zipfeln \n ein abend in der "berliner amateur-vereinigung für magische kunst"
seven-cornered handkerchief \n richard pannwitz \n ein abend in der "berliner amateur-vereinigung für magische kunst" \n friedrich w. conradi-horster \n das tuch mit sieben zipfeln \n richard pannwitz
1904
der zauberspiegel Richard Pannwitz

Das Tuch mit sieben Zipfeln

Ein Abend in der "Berliner Amateur-Vereinigung für magische Kunst"
seven-cornered handkerchief

das tuch mit sieben zipfeln \n continuation of description \n richard pannwitz \n das tuch mit sieben zipfeln \n richard pannwitz
1904
der zauberspiegel Richard Pannwitz

hexenknoten \n silks are suddenly knotted together, then loose again, secret rubber band, attachment at back of chair that holds it until needed \n friedrich w. conradi-horster
1905
der zauberspiegel Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster

Hexenknoten

silks are suddenly knotted together, then loose again, secret rubber band, attachment at back of chair that holds it until needed

sympathetic silks \n brief description, two sets of three handkerchiefs, second phase, named color unties \n oswald rae
1929
more practical patter Oswald Rae

Sympathetic Silks

brief description, two sets of three handkerchiefs, second phase, named color unties

ireland's traveling knot \n knot travels from performer's silk to spectator's (single) silk, using ideal color change dye tube \n laurie ireland
1931
ireland writes a book Laurie Ireland

Ireland's Traveling Knot

knot travels from performer's silk to spectator's (single) silk, using Ideal Color Change dye tube

annie cakley outdone! - or shooting the knot of one handkerchief into another \n two handkerchiefs on board, one with a knot, when pistol is fired, knot vanishes and appears on other handkerchief \n laurie ireland
1936
ireland's yearbooks Laurie Ireland

Annie Cakley Outdone! - Or Shooting the Knot of One Handkerchief into Another

two handkerchiefs on board, one with a knot, when pistol is fired, knot vanishes and appears on other handkerchief

proudlock's version of the sympathetic silks \n with six handkerchiefs, three different colors \n edward proudlock
1936
edward proudlock's version of the sympathetic silks Edward Proudlock

the "super" sympathetic silks \n silks hanging from a rod, using a chair and a table, silk fall on their own \n edward victor \n g. w. hunter
1937
magic of the hands Edward Victor, G. W. Hunter

The "Super" Sympathetic Silks

silks hanging from a rod, using a chair and a table, silk fall on their own

on again off again \n silks tied on ribbon, named color falls on floor, then all vanish from a tube and are produced again, as a climax all knotted silks fall \n joseph ovette
1944
tricks and illusionettes Joseph Ovette

On Again Off Again

silks tied on ribbon, named color falls on floor, then all vanish from a tube and are produced again, as a climax all knotted silks fall

sympathetic silks \n \n al baker \n master silk routine \n alexander de cova \n improved master silk routine \n alexander de cova \n master silks \n alexander de cova
1945/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 4 Al Baker

"fourth dimension" silks \n two silks are tied together in center and come apart \n edwin tabor \n pull apart napkins \n edwin tabor \n fourth-dimensional hanks \n edwin tabor
1948/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 5 Edwin Tabor

"Fourth Dimension" Silks

two silks are tied together in center and come apart

pull apart napkins \n two silks are tied together in center and come apart \n edwin tabor \n "fourth dimension" silks \n edwin tabor
1949
over the coffee cups Edwin Tabor

Pull Apart Napkins

two silks are tied together in center and come apart

a quick opener \n three tricks in thirty seconds, a knot appears in a silk, a golfball vanishes and reappears and a coin travels into a glass \n al leech
1952
manipulating with leech Al Leech

A Quick Opener

three tricks in thirty seconds, a knot appears in a silk, a golfball vanishes and reappears and a coin travels into a glass

fadeaway! \n two handkerchiefs, knot opens \n dai vernon \n fadeaway \n dai vernon \n slydini's two silk routine \n slydini
1953
the phoenix 251 — 300 Dai Vernon

a silk trick \n three handkerchiefs are knotted together and the two knots placed in a glasses, knots dissolve \n dr. jacob daley \n releaso \n dr. jacob daley
1954
the new phoenix 301-348 Dr. Jacob Daley

A Silk Trick

three handkerchiefs are knotted together and the two knots placed in a glasses, knots dissolve

the switch-over knot \n two handkerchiefs tied together, third brought to them, two other handkerchiefs are tied now \n sid miller \n sol hirsh \n switch over \n sid miller \n sol hirsh
1954/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 6 Sid Miller, Sol Hirsh

The Switch-Over Knot

two handkerchiefs tied together, third brought to them, two other handkerchiefs are tied now

uncanny hanks \n four silks tied on ribbon, one by one the specified knots dissolve and silks drop \n george blake \n blow \n aldo colombini
1954/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 6 George Blake

Uncanny Hanks

four silks tied on ribbon, one by one the specified knots dissolve and silks drop

knot-out \n knotting for setting up unknotting in sympathetic silks
- the reef knot
- to upset the knot \n ken brooke
1956
unconventional magic Ken Brooke

Knot-Out

knotting for setting up unknotting in sympathetic silks

transit silks \n three silks vanish behind screen, reappear knotted on wand when it is tossed in air, black art \n j. w. sarles
1968
the pallbearers review vol. 1-4 J. W. Sarles

Transit Silks

three silks vanish behind screen, reappear knotted on wand when it is tossed in air, black art

ghostly silks! \n three handkerchiefs in three glasses, glasses are stacked, handkerchiefs penetrate glasses and end up knotted together \n pavel
1971
the compleat magick - volume 1 Pavel

Ghostly Silks!

three handkerchiefs in three glasses, glasses are stacked, handkerchiefs penetrate glasses and end up knotted together

introduction \n effect description, requirements,preparation, to hide the knots, set-up, performance \n lewis ganson
1977
the sympathetic silks Lewis Ganson

Introduction

effect description, requirements,preparation, to hide the knots, set-up, performance

cone of power \n three scarfs with different colors, selected one has a knot \n alessandro de luca
1980
the compleat magick — volume iii Alessandro de Luca

Cone of Power

three scarfs with different colors, selected one has a knot

fourth-dimensional hanks \n no. 71, two silks are tied together in center and come apart \n edwin tabor \n "fourth dimension" silks \n edwin tabor
1981
self-working table magic Edwin Tabor

Fourth-Dimensional Hanks

No. 71, two silks are tied together in center and come apart

the babushka routine \n five phase routine with dissolving knots and a large handkerchief, final one is through neck \n ron fredrick
1982
the professional routines of ron fredrick Ron Fredrick

The Babushka Routine

five phase routine with dissolving knots and a large handkerchief, final one is through neck

loch-blendo \n knots in handkerchiefs are removed, handkerchiefs with holes are placed in paper tube and transform into one big handkerchief with lots of holes \n pavel
1983
neue magische ideen Pavel

Loch-Blendo

knots in handkerchiefs are removed, handkerchiefs with holes are placed in paper tube and transform into one big handkerchief with lots of holes

all good things \n silk and rope release \n jack mitzman \n henry hovalka \n martin gardner
1984
apocalypse vol. 6-10 Jack Mitzman, Henry Hovalka, Martin Gardner

dissolvo \n two silks tied together untie in glass \n karl fulves \n slydini \n dissolvo \n karl fulves \n slydini
1987
contemporary handkerchief magic — part two Karl Fulves, Slydini

q-dini \n performer's wrists knotted with handkerchief, he turns and he's free, then knotted again \n karl fulves \n item in martin gardner's "encyclopedia of impromptu magic" \n instanto \n karl fulves \n the instantaneous knot \n unknown
1987
contemporary handkerchief magic - part two Karl Fulves

Q-dini

performer's wrists knotted with handkerchief, he turns and he's free, then knotted again

Inspired by

item in Martin Gardner's "Encyclopedia of Impromptu Magic"

think alike \n no. 29, three silks halfway in paper bag, chosen one receives a knot \n edward bagshawe
1988
self-working handkerchief magic Edward Bagshawe

Think Alike

No. 29, three silks halfway in paper bag, chosen one receives a knot

switch over \n no. 35, two handkerchiefs tied together, third brought to them, two other handkerchiefs are tied now \n sid miller \n sol hirsh \n the switch-over knot \n sid miller \n sol hirsh
1988
self-working handkerchief magic Sid Miller, Sol Hirsh

Switch Over

No. 35, two handkerchiefs tied together, third brought to them, two other handkerchiefs are tied now

instanto \n no. 37, performer's wrists knotted with handkerchief, he turns and he's free, then knotted again \n karl fulves \n q-dini \n karl fulves
1988
self-working handkerchief magic Karl Fulves

Instanto

No. 37, performer's wrists knotted with handkerchief, he turns and he's free, then knotted again

dissolvo \n no. 34, two silks tied together untie in glass \n karl fulves \n slydini \n dissolvo \n karl fulves \n slydini
1988
self-working handkerchief magic Karl Fulves, Slydini

releaso \n no. 36, three handkerchiefs are knotted together and the two knots placed in a glasses, knots dissolve \n dr. jacob daley \n a silk trick \n dr. jacob daley
1988
self-working handkerchief magic Dr. Jacob Daley

Releaso

No. 36, three handkerchiefs are knotted together and the two knots placed in a glasses, knots dissolve

poppy \n knot in rope slides from one end to the other, changes color, slides again and when opened it is found to be part of the rope \n aldo colombini \n pavel's "acrobatic knot"
1991
fism lecture notes Aldo Colombini

Poppy

knot in rope slides from one end to the other, changes color, slides again and when opened it is found to be part of the rope

nuevo desanudamiento de pañuelos \n version for goldin silks \n arturo de ascanio \n "a.m.a." n° 12, 1959.
1992
la magia de ascanio — vol. 4 Arturo de Ascanio

separating knots \n two ropes together are knotted, knots separated, with single rope variation, with silks \n mitsunobu matsuyama \n martin gardner \n riddle rope \n martin gardner \n joseph k. schmidt
1995
arcane Mitsunobu Matsuyama, Martin Gardner

Separating Knots

two ropes together are knotted, knots separated, with Single Rope Variation, With Silks

neue kristallröhre \n three handkerchiefs are knotted together when placed in transparent tube \n yuji yamamoto
1996
ideen von yuji yamamoto Yuji Yamamoto

Neue Kristallröhre

three handkerchiefs are knotted together when placed in transparent tube

the seven-cornered handkerchief \n performer proves that a silk has seven corner by tying them in pairs \n billy mccomb \n hatton & plate's "magicians' tricks and how they are done" \n stanyon's magic, august 1913, vol. 13 no. 11 \n a left-handed hank has seven corners \n charlie miller
1997
mind & magic magazine Billy McComb

The Seven-Cornered Handkerchief

performer proves that a silk has seven corner by tying them in pairs

Inspired by

Hatton & Plate's "Magicians' Tricks and How They Are Done"

master silk routine \n \n alexander de cova \n sympathetic silks \n al baker \n improved master silk routine \n alexander de cova
1997
seminarunterlagen 1997 Alexander de Cova

alleged mob ties \n "a no-gaff untying silk routine"
chosen silk unknots itself and falls from rope \n kurt weiss \n informant \n karl fulves
1998
underworld Kurt Weiss

Alleged Mob Ties

"A no-gaff untying silk routine"
chosen silk unknots itself and falls from rope

improved master silk routine \n - die verbesserte variante \n alexander de cova \n sympathetic silks \n al baker \n master silk routine \n alexander de cova \n master silks \n alexander de cova
1998
secrets no. 2 Alexander de Cova

ghost knot \n four handkerchiefs in paper bag, one with a knot, finger ring borrowed and tossed in bag, ring now inside knot, dummy and switch \n karl fulves
1999
latter day secrets Karl Fulves

Ghost Knot

four handkerchiefs in paper bag, one with a knot, finger ring borrowed and tossed in bag, ring now inside knot, dummy and switch

left-handed hank \n knot dissolves \n charlie miller \n ron bauer \n the knot that just won't \n al baker
2001
left-handed hank Charlie Miller, Ron Bauer

a left-handed hank has seven corners \n performer proves that a silk has seven corner by tying them in pairs \n charlie miller \n hatt & plate's "magicians' tricks and how they are done" \n stanyon's magic, august 1913, vol. 13 no. 11 \n the seven-cornered handkerchief \n billy mccomb
2001
left-handed hank Charlie Miller

A Left-Handed Hank Has Seven Corners

performer proves that a silk has seven corner by tying them in pairs

Related to

Hatt & Plate's "Magicians' Tricks and How They Are Done"

turnaround silk \n "problems"
ring held in mouth, silk between hands, performer turns around and now silk is knotted with ring in center, then condition reverses again, posed as a problem \n karl fulves
2001
latter day secrets Karl Fulves

Turnaround Silk

"Problems"
ring held in mouth, silk between hands, performer turns around and now silk is knotted with ring in center, then condition reverses again, posed as a problem

ghost detector \n red and white silk tied together, they untie by themselves, apple in paper bag transforms into two oranges, rubber apple \n kurt weiss
2001
latter day secrets Kurt Weiss

Ghost Detector

red and white silk tied together, they untie by themselves, apple in paper bag transforms into two oranges, rubber apple

master silks \n further improvement \n alexander de cova \n sympathetic silks \n al baker \n improved master silk routine \n alexander de cova
2002
homemade magic Alexander de Cova

un nudo en el aire \n knot appears in handkerchief \n juan bernat \n "un nudo en el aire" in juan bernat's "manipulaciones"
2003
la magia española del siglo xx Juan Bernat

Un Nudo en el Aire

knot appears in handkerchief

Also published here

"Un Nudo en el Aire" in Juan Bernat's "Manipulaciones"

four squares and a knot \n sympathetic silks with only four silks and one knot, observation test presentation \n ron bauer
2003
four squares and a knot Ron Bauer

Four Squares and a Knot

sympathetic silks with only four silks and one knot, observation test presentation

sefalaljia \n one-man miniature spirit cabinet
phase one: ball and glass placed in cabinet. when cabinet opened, ball is magically inside the glass now
phase two: handkerchief tossed inside the cabinet knots itself
phase three: finger ring of spectator magically threads onto a piece of rope that has both ends outside of the cabinet
phase four: cigar placed inside the cabinet lights up and smokes itself
phase five: bottle of milk placed inside cabinet, liquid slowly disappears \n stewart james \n sefalaljia \n stewart james \n sefalaljia jr. \n stewart james
2007
the essential stewart james Stewart James

Sefalaljia

One-man miniature spirit cabinet

Phase one: ball and glass placed in cabinet. When cabinet opened, ball is magically inside the glass now
Phase two: Handkerchief tossed inside the cabinet knots itself
Phase three: Finger ring of spectator magically threads onto a piece of rope that has both ends outside of the cabinet
Phase four: cigar placed inside the cabinet lights up and smokes itself
Phase five: Bottle of milk placed inside cabinet, liquid slowly disappears

unprepared serpentine silk \n knot vanishes with a snap \n johnny thompson \n an item from keith clark
2018
the magic of johnny thompson Johnny Thompson

el misterio de los pañuelos simpáticos \n three phases, with a glass \n ignacio lópez \n sympathetic silks \n ignacio lópez
2018
sobre magia de salón Ignacio López

sympathetic silks \n three phases, with a glass \n ignacio lópez \n el misterio de los pañuelos simpáticos \n ignacio lópez
2019
on parlour magic Ignacio López