276 entries in Rope / Penetration
  
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Unknown To drawe a cord through your nose, mouth or hand, so sensiblie as is woonderful to see crotch with thread through it, really inside the wood around nose
Related to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 199
Unknown A notable feate of fast or loose; namelie, to pull three beadstones from off a cord, while you hold fast the ends thereof, without removing of your hand grandmother's necklace
Related to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIX) 191
Unknown How to seeme to pull a rope through your nose crotch with thread through it, really inside the wood around nose
Related to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 23
Unknown A notable feat of Fast and Loose; namely, to pull three beadstones from off a Cord, while you hold fast the ends thereof, without removing of your hands
Related to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 40
Unknown Les Anneaux Enfilés Dans un Double Ruban grandmother's necklace - routine, with rings and ribbon, referencing Ozanam
La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 36
Henri Decremps Deux moyens différens, l'un ancien, l'autre nouveau, de le faire lier les pouces, & de se délier en un instant. "Métamorphose d'un verre en morceaux de papier. Réflexions sur les fausses théories. Prétention absurde. Preuve captieuse de cette prétention." (title continued) more tricks by Pilferer, two methods for thumb tie and a glass is thrown into the air where it changes into confetti / pieces of cards, seated, thoughts about vanishing an object by throwing it into the air and the advantages of using confetti
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 18
Unknown My Grandmother's Necklace
Variations Modern Magic 320
Unknown The Mysterious Release
Inspired by More Magic 348
Ten Ichi, Paul von Kalnassy Bindeproduktion nach Ten-Ichi
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 40
Unknown The Mystic Tie two pieces of cord tied around performer's neck, gets free
The Art of Magic 337
Stanley Collins A New Ropes and Rings Experiment similar to Grandmother's Necklace, with jacket, ropes and rings
Related to Original Magical Creations 84
Charles T. Jordan A New Ring Release No. 2, inside paper box
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 5
Charles T. Jordan The Psychic Ring Release No. 7
Ten New Pocket Tricks 14
Tom Sellers The Phantom Ring
Sellers' Secrets 13
Tom Sellers The Rings and Cord several rings on rope get free
Sellers' Secrets 19
Tom Sellers The Loop and the Ring ring penetrates onto loop of string
Magical Pleasantries 5
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rubber Band Thumb Tie Method thumb tie with rubber bands
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 1
Danny Dew Walking Through a String of Beads
The Magic Annual for 1937 131
Unknown The Spirit Bracelet hands of performer and spectator tied with string between them, wooden ring penetrates in three phases
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 220
Ottokar Fischer Ropes, Fans and Silks
The Magic Annual for 1937 121
Unknown Cords, Fan and Silks Variation involving jacket
The Magic Annual for 1937 123
Martin Gardner The Houdini Pen
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 278
Unknown The Porous Broomstick rope through broomstick
Greater Magic 850
Chung Ling Soo Shooting an Arrow and a Rope Through a Woman
Greater Magic 968
Unknown Walking Through a Ribbon
Greater Magic 971
Herb Runge Neckfright rope through neck, snap-fasteners
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 72) 483
Unknown Cutting a Woman in Half rope through body of assistant
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 126
Franklin M. Chapman Odds & Ends on the Spirit Nut
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 10) 1
Unknown Gimmick for the Rope, Coat and Rings Trick
The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 86
Dr. Edward G. Ervin The Adhesive Tape Tie
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 526
Stewart James Sleightly Off threaded ping pong ball is removed underneath cloth
The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 767
Unknown Walking Through Tapes ropes through body
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 342
Unknown Patriotic Rings and String three paper rings on string, named color penetrates
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 140
Unknown The Rope and Tape Principle grandmother's necklace - principle with applications
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 321
Unknown Coats, Tapes, and Rings grandmother's necklace - routine
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 321
Unknown Coat, Ropes and Rings grandmother's necklace - routine
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 329
Unknown The Prisoner's Escape - Hanging Oneself with Ropes grandmother's necklace - principle, rope through neck
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 334
Unknown Another Tapes Release grandmother's necklace - routine
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 344
Louis Tannen Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope borrowed finger ring travels from handkerchief in knot on rope
Variations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 344
Tom Sellers A Useful Thumb Tie
Magical Mixture 18
Jean Hugard Do-Nuts to You grandmother's necklace with donuts and ropes going through sleeves of jacket, bowl of water is produced as a finale
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 4) 13
Unknown Ring, Rope And Pin borrowed ring penetrates rope
Related toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 81
Tom Osborne "Ring and Spirit Knot" ring put in knot under handkerchief
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 83
Unknown The Ring in the Knot ring put in knot under handkerchief
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 86
Louis Tannen, Harlan Tarbell The Snap-Away Silk and Knot silk tied on rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 295
Herb Lehwald Rope Through the Neck rope and small tube
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 22
Ten Ichi Ten Ichi Thumb Tie longer routine
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 264
Unknown Modernized Ten Ichi Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 271
Unknown Tip-Top Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 272
Harlan Tarbell Chow Sen Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 274
Frank Ducrot Frank Ducrot Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 275
Jack Miller Jack Miller Thumb Tie knotting method
Variations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 276
Harlan Tarbell Simplex Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 277
Harlan Tarbell "Li Ling" Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 279
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Tape Tie tape is simply cut through
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 280
Harlan Tarbell Chinese Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 281
Mel Forrester Rubber Band Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 283
Ottokar Fischer The Cords of Phantasia two ropes are penetrated by silks, grandmother's necklace
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 357
Francis J. Rigney A Rope Cutting Tie-Up scissors are tossed onto rope loop and are then linked to rope
Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 193
Paul Curry Linked two ropes hanging on performer's shoulder link, see also ring & tape sequence in "Sefalaljia"
Related toVariations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 123) 496
J. B. Bobo The Ring on the String
Watch This One! 123
Paul Curry On and Off two ribbon rings threaded through a nut and lowered into a hat, under a handkerchief the selected ribbon penetrates the nut
Related to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 127) 512
Jack Yeager The Jack Yeager Thumb Tie Trick gimmicked cord
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 20
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a rope, see p. 690 for tips and ideas by Hen Fetsch
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 165) 660
Jack Yeager Glorifying Your Magic 1. Califaction of Handkerchiefs (silks in dove pan merge together)
2. How to spell trust? (oddity on coin)
3. Key Card Placement (Charlier Pass)
4. 20th Century Silks idea
5. Zombie Idea (floating flower pot)
6. Comedy bits with a stooge
7. Miser's Dream Shower (with handkerchief)
8. Thumb Tip Idea (with scotch tape)
9. Thimble color change
10. The cotton bunny (cotton bunny to real one, dove pan)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 12
Unknown Chinese Tape Release From Leg
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 263
Unknown Japanese Multiple Tape Tie penetrating several persons
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 269
Unknown Chinese Ring on the Tape wood ring on and off cloth tape
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 288
Harlan Tarbell Rings and Growing Rope wooden rings penetrate rope which grows
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 332
Unknown Simplex Coat and Tape Release grandmother's necklace - principle
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 265
Tony Lopilato "Judge Lynch's Necktie Party" grandmother's necklace - principle, tie appears on rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 336
Elizabeth Warlock Linklater with a piece of wood, similar working to Dean's Box
Inspired by The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 212) 846
Al Baker Ring and Tpe Penetration
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 388
John Hamilton Rip It handkerchief tied on rope, is pulled free
Related toAlso published here The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 222) 886
Unknown Release! ring off rope
Related to The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 246) 984
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Rope Routine
Also published here Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
"Senator" Clark Crandall Clarke Crandall on the Linking Ropes based on E. J. Moore's linking ropes
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 33
Jack Avis Loops Entwined under handkerchief
Inspired byAlso published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 275) 1098
John R. Boyko A Twist Thru the Wrist string through spectator's wrist, string loop with two paperclips
VariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 288) 1150
Arthur M. Pope Patter for Block-Kord block release from rope, patter
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 19
Tenkai Ishida Knots Supreme - Tenkai Silk and Tapes grandmother's necklace
Six Tricks by Tenkai 4
Franklin V. Taylor Brema + Taylor brema nut, nut off rope, with handkerchief
Also published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 297) 1186
Harlan Tarbell Linking Rope Ring Routine using magnetic connection
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 187
Graham Adams Ring, Chair and Rope penetration of ring, body and chair
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 113
Unknown Single Knot Handkerchief Through Rope knotted silk through rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 263
L. Vosburgh Lyons Handkerchief from Rope knotted silk through rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 265
James F. Herpick Single Knot Release knotted silk through rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 266
Harlan Tarbell, Harold Rice Dissolvo Handkerchief Knot knotted silk through rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 269
Roger Middleswart The Middleswart Handkerchief Knot knotted silk through rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 272
Unknown Chinese Tape Through Neck
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 324
U. F. Grant Bombay Ropes and Rings several rings and hat, grandmother's necklace principle
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 181
Dave Hagan Sympathetic Linking Ropes sympathetic presentation, in boxes
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 14
John Howie Ring and Rope penetrates rope three times
Inspired by
  • U.F. Grant's "Ellis Ring on Rope" in "M.G.A. Inc. Lecture" 1952
  • Peter Warlock's "A Trick Wrongly Named Sefalaljia" in "The Magic Circular" Vol. 46, No. 507.
  • Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope (Louis Tannen, 1942/27)
Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 26
Eugene Burger Linking Rope Routine based on E. J. Moore's linking ropes
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 5
John R. Boyko A Twist Through the Wrist string through spectator's wrist, string loop with two paper clips
Also published here The Best in Magic 5
Franklin V. Taylor Brema Plus Taylor Brema Nut, nut off rope, with handkerchief
Also published here The Best in Magic 73
John Hamilton Tear It handkerchief tied on rope, is pulled free
Also published here The Best in Magic 84
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a rope
Also published here The Best in Magic 235
Unknown More String Tricks Examples of knots in strings/ropes that can allow penetration effects or escape effects
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 84
Allessandro Magic Quickies
  • Deep Freeze Trick
  • Head Chopper
  • Children's Shows
  • Thumb Tie
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 18
Stewart James Double Ring Ceremony two rings on string in a box, forerunner of Dean Dill's "Dean's Box"
Related to Magic Mine No. 1 9
Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie
The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 231
Alex Elmsley Physical Medium jacket is removed while thumbs are tied
Also published here Low Cunning 2
Jack Yeager Arosol Magic as John Yeager, inventor theme for magic act, Poona Poona Rope, foil paper heating up, Blooming Rose Bouquet, ropes penetrate wand
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 34
Bert Douglas Safety, A United Effort as D. R. Smith, safety presentation for Linking Ropes
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 13
Dino Mazza, Lu Brent Silks and Ropes Routine three handkerchiefs penetrate ropes, and ropes with different colors fuse together
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 391) 392
Edward Marlo Marlo's Thumb Tie
Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 17
Ali Bongo One Rope Only rope is threaded through hole in big wooden board, rope penetrates assistant
The Bongo Book 36
J. W. Sarles Quadrangular Cup first cup, then ring is magically threaded onto rope under handkerchief
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 36
J. W. Sarles The Golden Ring ends of rope in cup, ring thrown inside, penetrates rope
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 38
Ravelle, Andree Ring, Rope and Silks middle of the rope and a ring are placed into a hat, ring is threaded on the rope, magnet
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 53
Jack Ganson Brema Nut Routine nut through string
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 145
Fred Lowe Bolted Brema Nut, bolt with drilled hole is threaded on a string, nut on bolt
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 147
Arnold De Seiver With the Brema Nut with a ribbon
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 151
Ben Christopher Pendragon Rings rope rings move from spectator's arm to his head in dark room
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4 No. 2nd Folio) 226
Arthur Setterington Joe i' London ring off and on rope in a box, magnetic rope
The Joe Smith Mysteries 10
Karl Fulves Babel Willard's thumb tie presentation, coding with dog whistle over telephone (see also p. 68), ectoplasm
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 176
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Rope Through Neck
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 121
Dan Tong Rope and Ring
HEX! 68
Joseph K. Schmidt Rope Thru rope through performer's body
Variations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 344
Joseph K. Schmidt Rope Thru Variation
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 363
Roy Johnson Rope Thru Impromptu!
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 364
Kirk Stiles Blok-Ring Transpo blok on thread and small ring off thread transpose underneath silk, uses Blok-Kord apparatus
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 4) 322
John Hamilton Scientific Rope magnetic ends, held together with thread
  • cut & restored
  • Disappearing Knot
  • Penetration Of A Wand Or Pencil
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 353
Paul Rosini, Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie
Expanded Lecture Notes 28
Pavel A Rope Circle Routine three knotted rope rings become one large ring, then small rings again which are then linked
Successful Magic 7
J. W. Sarles End Result in-the-hands version
Inspired byVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 465
Karl Fulves The Left-Handed Knot comedy rope routine with two spectators and ring, woman can free rope from ring and man cannot
  • Handling of the Knot
  • Outline of the Routine
  • The Psychic Release
see also p. 676 for anecdote
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 421
Tan Hock Chuan Mystic Twist loop of string through thumb
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 40) 199
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Transposition inspired by Stewart James' Sefalaljia
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 181
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Penetration several rings on ribbon
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 183
Dick Jarrow Right On!
Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 56
Theodore Annemann Psychic Ring rope tied on both wrists of the performer, spectator's as well but with hands behind him, plastic ring is linked onto spectator's rope, then also his own rope then only performer's rope, see also p. 513
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 6) 511
Tom Fitzgerald Tom's Thumb Tie Illusion illusion, wooden block penetrates hands, thumb tied around a guillotine-like stand
The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 48) 239
Conrad C. Bush The Linking Ropes
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 679
Rick Johnsson Quicksilver metal ring rises up a rope and penetrates
Inspired by Close-up Cavalcade 34
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot knot while the spectator holds both ends, in the end the rope is linked to performer's buttonhole
Inspired by
  • "Secret of Gordius" (John Benzais, The New Jinx #58)
Also published here
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 7) 619
A. Kojima Lightning Link see also p. 684 for credit information, and p. 757 for more credit information by Sid Lorraine regarding Dr. Fred Ervis and Richard Durham
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 675
Karl Fulves Lightning Unlink
Inspired byAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 679
G. W. Hunter Latest Rope & Ring multiple knots appear on rope and ring in chosen knot, see also p. 711
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 689
Paul Curry Missing Link two rope rings link
Paul Curry Presents 20
Amedeo Vacca Parisian Silk Penetration silk (or rope) through wrist
Amedeo's Continental Magic 25
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect
Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
Amedeo Vacca Ring & String Routine
Amedeo's Continental Magic 62
Sam Schwartz Lightning Link II
  • Lightning Unlink
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 719
Stewart Judah Pins & Cord string through spectator's wrist, string looped with two safety pins, four phases
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 850
David Berglas Neck Tie looped rope through neck
The David Berglas File No. 1 25
Eric Mason Moniker handle of a pint beer mug is threaded on a ribbon and under a handkerchief removed magically from it
Related to Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 2) 313
Captain F.W. Collins, John Ramsay, Bob Ostin Off the Handle
Related to Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 7) 234
Jack Hughes Block Penetration a large die with a hole is threaded with ropes on a stand, penetration
Classic Magic with Apparatus 74
Ten Ichi, Patrick Page The Thumb Tie
The Big Book of Magic 298
Unknown Block Release block threaded on a rope is released
Classic Magic with Apparatus 78
Harry Lorayne Ultra Bind two ropes link
Inspired by The Magic Book 294
Unknown Cheating the Hangman rope through neck
The Magic Book 106
Ray Waters Mason's Moniker Modified
Related to Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 10) 423
J. W. Sarles Sawing through a Rope ring tied from handkerchief, rope tied onto it, release
The Magic Book 104
A. Kojima Lightning Link
Also published here The Magic Book 112
Jim Ryan Jim's Thumb Tie
Lecture Notes Bar Magic 14
Sol Stone The Strung Coin hole coin penetrates string
Related to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 30
Jon Brunelle Strung Too hole coin penetrates string
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 12) 138
Paul Fox The Thumb Tie
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 140
Stephen Mathews Gemini Rope rope around spectator's fourth finger, it's pulled and penetrates finger
  • The Basic Method
  • Stephen Mathews Notes
  • Notes By Karl Fulves
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 17) 1225
Karl Fulves Darknot rope tied around table leg, people distributed around and on top of table, lights out and on, now rope suddenly around another table leg
Also published here The Chronicles (Issue 21) 1273
Bill Wisch Chain(R)ing using chain instead of rope
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 257
Karrell Fox Ringaround phase for thumb tie routine with large ring
Another Book 267
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really
Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 330
Bob Hyans Ring-A-Ding
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 365
Robert L. Brooks, Earl Nelson Ring Through Rope credit correction on page 564
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 399
Jim Laconte Escape! large ring and rope
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 429
Karl Fulves The Demon's Ring Release No. 7, using cardboard rings
The Children's Magic Kit 7
Jack Avis Loops Entwined No. 43
Also published here Self-Working Table Magic 52
Mitchell Dyszel Easy Ring Off Rope
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 3) 464
Eric DeCamps Impossible Visual Link
Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 8) 525
David Britland Christmas Cord penetration with pair of scissors, under handkerchief
Inspired byRelated to Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 8) 140
Mike Caveney More Powers with a rope
Inspired by Ideas 27
Ron Fredrick The Babushka Routine five phase routine with dissolving knots and a large handkerchief, final one is through neck
The Professional Routines of Ron Fredrick 7
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 679
Stewart James Simian Simile three-phase routine with two brass nuts and a string, several penetrations, using gaffed Brema Nut
Arcane (Issue 10) 127
Unknown The Malayan Thumb Tie No. 82
101 Psychic Tests 23
Jack Mitzman, Henry Hovalka, Martin Gardner All Good Things silk and rope release
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 5) 915
Jack Mitzman "Pinch" Knot with Ring
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 956
Daniel Kalanowski Nightmare End as Daniel Kalinofski, releasing pair of scissors from a rope, extra piece
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 36) 710
Daniel Kalanowski Way Out scissors or ring penetrate ring, phase with extra piece
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 35) 681
Stephen Tucker Concorde envelope with two holes and rope through them, borrowed ring tossed in envelope, when rope is torn out the ring is on the rope
Also published here
  • "The Geminii Book" (Martin Breese)
Magic with Finger Rings 56
Karl Fulves Body Magic rope through body of performer
Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 10
Unknown Finger Release spectator's finger is tied up and released
Also published here
  • The Ashley Book of Knots
Contemporary Rope Magic - Part II 41
Dai Vernon, Sam Schwartz Vernon's Rope Puzzle performer ties his fingers up with rope, pulls, rope comes free, spectator cannot duplicate it
  • The Vernon Puzzle (Method #1)
  • Notes by Karl Fulves
  • The Vernon Puzzle (Method #2)
Related to Contemporary Rope Magic — Part II 46
Karl Fulves Telepathic Tube rope tied around cardboard tube, it releases itself
Contemporary Rope Magic - Part III 65
Karl Fulves Wrap Around rope tied around cardboard tube, it releases itself
Contemporary Rope Magic - Part III 68
Shigeo Takagi Scissorcery scissors off rope
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 1232
Gaëtan Bloom Padlock Connection Loop of rope wrapped around neck, locked padlock thrown backwards behind magician, ends up linked on loop of rope
Gaetan Bloom 86 2
Karl Fulves Rope Problem #1 - Elevator Ring rope loop, two rings on it, one jumps from one side of the rope to the other, posed as a problem
Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 9
James G. Thompson Jr. Ricochet Ring "Bounding Bangle", ring on loop of rope, held between hands, ring jumps from lower strand to upper strand
Variations Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 26
Shigeo Takagi Takagi Thumb-Tie
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 99
Joseph K. Schmidt Up The Sleeve
Inspired by Epoptica (Issue 10) 517
Karl Fulves Sigma Ring bracelet ring penetrates onto string with knotted ends
Inspired by
  • Peter Warlock and Jack Miller principle
Also published here
Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part One 22
Karrell Fox "Kidzropes"
My Latest Book 70
Fantasio Seildurchdringung rope is pulled through body
Fantasio 50
Karl Fulves Mystery Ring No. 5, ring onto rope under handkerchief cover
Inspired by
  • Peter Warlock and Jack Miller principle
Related toAlso published here
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 14
Karrell Fox "Knot-Away" silk through rope, sticky
My Latest Book 101
Ottokar Fischer The Cords of Phantasia No. 8, penetration release with two ropes, silks and wand
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 21
Hans van Baaren The Antique Shop No. 9, release with two ropes and a silk in a box à la Dean's Box
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 24
Unknown Ribbonesque No. 10, silk penetrated two ropes which are also around assistant's waist
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 28
Unknown Houdini's Coat No. 11, using a jacket and handcuffs
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 30
Jeanne van Zandt Cut Up No. 48, two silks cut in half in paper tube and restored
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 139
Tenkai Ishida The Rope Through Neck
The Knot Collector 39
Philip T. Goldstein Lock-Key Charm lock threaded on rope held by spectators, under handkerchief cover the lock is removed and the key now on the rope
A Phil Goldstein Collection 51
John Bannon Revolutionary Penetration coin with hole frees itself from shoelace, ungimmicked
Impossibilia 59
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot No. 7, slip knot transformed into overhand knot, then rope becomes linked to performer's jacket buttonhole
Also published here Self-Working Rope Magic 13
Unknown Soap on a Rope No. 13, soap with hole threaded on rope, it penetrates, extra piece
Self-Working Rope Magic 26
Unknown Time in a Knot No. 17, wrist watch tied onto rope, is quickly removed behind back
Self-Working Rope Magic 38
Unknown Wishing Rings No. 54, two rings threaded onto two ropes, chosen one penetrates and is free
Self-Working Rope Magic 111
Unknown Séance No. 56, rope tied into loop, borrowed rings penetrate onto it, extra piece
Self-Working Rope Magic 117
Karl Fulves Miracle Move chapter intro
Self-Working Rope Magic 123
Jack Miller Miller's Move No. 58, ring onto rope with tied ends
Variations Self-Working Rope Magic 123
Bob Hummer Hummering I No. 59, ring onto rope
Self-Working Rope Magic 125
Bob Hummer Hummering II No. 60, ring onto rope
Self-Working Rope Magic 127
Karl Fulves, Peter Warlock Releaso No. 61, ring onto rope
Inspired byRelated to Self-Working Rope Magic 127
Unknown Telekinetic Ring No. 62, performer's wrist tied, other end through keyhole, borrowed ring onto rope behind door
Self-Working Rope Magic 130
Unknown Locked in Place No. 64, rope tied between both wrists of performer, ribbon around it through keyhole, penetration
Self-Working Rope Magic 135
Barry Wood Rope Tips thumb of gag for rope through finger
Related to
  • Hugard's Magic Monthly, Volume 5, #12. P. 419
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 40) 724
Jim Steinmeyer Houdini's Rope walking through a rope with a stand apparatus
Device and Illusion 13
Michael Close The Ring, Shoelace, and Straw Routine ring travels from hand to hand, penetrates string, string penetrates straw
Related to Workers Number 2 20
Alex Elmsley Physical Medium jacket is removed while thumbs are tied
Also published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 200
Chapeau Die Daumenfessel
Hardcore 90
Sam Leo Horowitz El Aro en la Varita y en la Cuerda translation by Ascanio
1.) Ring on Stick (El aro en la varita)
2.) Mohammed Bey's Ring on Rope Routine
Also published here La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 5 12
Henry Holava Rope From Hand Release
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 166
Unknown Block of Wood Release
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 168
Unknown The Priest's Pearls through neck
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 170
Unknown Solid Through Solid String piece of candy (?) is threaded on string and penetrates
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 62
Karl Fulves The Great Escape paper with hole and string release
Easy-to-Do Magic Tricks for Children 18
Chuck Smith Linking Ropes climax to linking ropes routine with several rope rings becoming one large ring
What If? 5
Tom Daugherty The Sefalaljia Twins two rings, variation on the James Effect
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 11) 2432
J. W. Sarles End Product
Inspired by Rigmarole (Issue 10) 118
Ali Bongo Stretch-A-Link two rope rings, penetration and one ring is stretched
Also published here Lecture Notes '94 6
Chuck Smith Brema Nut nut through shoelace
What If? 7
Michael Close The Straw and Shoelace string penetrates straw
Related to A Workers Series Sampler 8
Unknown Loopy Loop No. 20, string through finger after some looping around
Easy Magic 25
Pavel Pavel's "Seil durch den Hals" rope through neck, variation with handkerchief, magnetic
M wie Magie 4
Pavel Seil durch den Körper rope through body, magnetic
M wie Magie 6
Pavel Pavel's "Seil durch den Körper" rope penetrates neck and body, magnetic
M wie Magie 6
Martin Gardner Sefalaljia Sans
Arcane (Issue 14) 208
Karl Fulves Ghost Ring No. 18, rope between wrists, large ring penetrates onto it when spectator closes eyes
Easy Magic 23
Karl Fulves Behind That Door No. 19, rope to wrist, other end held by spectator, ring onto rope when out of sight behind a door
Easy Magic 24
Karl Fulves Insto Transpo "Methods?"
rope through cup's handle, finger ring dropped in cup, now cup drops and ring is on rope instead, posed as problem
The Fine Print (Issue 3) 54
Joseph K. Schmidt XO-5 rope through thumb, credit information
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 4) 80
Rainer Pfeiffer Der Oedipus Komplex screw-nut and rope routine
7 Close-Up 7
Doug Edwards Loopenetration two rope loops
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 5) 2792
John Alley, Richard Bartram, Jr. Severed Ties gag, rope penetrates spectator's finger, finger false off
Trephine 91
Doug Edwards Scissors Into Knot Scissors thrown towards knot, gets linked on the knot
Doug Edwards Packs a Wallop! 127
Jack Avis Loops Entwined under handkerchief
Also published here Vis à Vis 151
Nikolai Friedrich Bold And Nut nut vanishes and reappears on the bolt, using rope
The Book 110
Ronald J. Dayton, Karl Fulves Ring In Bottle solution to problem, finger ring on two ropes, ropes tied around bottle and pulled, ropes penetrates bottle and ring is inside bottle
Inspired by The Fine Print (Issue 8) 214
Steve Bedwell Bracelet Wrist Tie
Inspired by
  • "Dunninger's Thumb Tie" (Sixteen Thumb Tie Gems, Max Andrews)
Flexing and Twisting 14
Bob King Outline for Linking Ropes
  • Instant Link
Great Britain 2001 6
Paul Curry Missink Link two rope rings link
Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 348
Paul Curry Linked two ropes hanging on performer's shoulder link, see also ring & tape sequence in "Sefalaljia"
Related toVariations Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 345
Paul Curry On and Off two ribbon rings threaded through a nut and lowered into a hat, under a handkerchief the selected ribbon penetrates the nut, brema nut
Related to Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 356
Ali Bongo Stretch-A-Link two rope rings, penetration and one ring is stretched
Also published here Lecture Notes - Morges 2003 10
Robert Byrne Ring From Pocket curtain ring dropped into breast pocket jumps to center of rope
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 374
William Goodwin Bunny Ears handling for Paul Curry's "Linked" (Phoenix 123) with shoelaces on shoe
Inspired by Penumbra (Issue 9 Lazarus Insert) 2
Stewart James First Class Passage A ring is threaded onto a rope, in between two rings that are knotted onto the rope
Related toAlso published here
  • Marketed by Sterling, 1947
The Essential Stewart James 78
Alan "Ace" Greenberg In-Your-Face Thumbtie using fake fingertip
Best of Friends - Volume III 138
Trevor Lewis Linking Rope Rings
Routines Matter 102
Trevor Lewis Brema Nut brema nut penetrates shoelace twice
Routines Matter 42
Conrad C. Bush, Dai Vernon String Thru Hand string penetrates fingers, credit information
  • String Thru Fingers I
  • String Thru Fingers II
  • String Thru Fingers III
Related to Prolix (Issue 7) 421
Patrick Page Cord-A-Cup handle of coffee cup is threaded on rope, cup penetrates rope, with normal cup
Inspired byVariations Magic Page by Page 224
Axel Hecklau Seil durch Handgelenk rope penetrates wrist
Evolution 28
Hiroshi Sawa 確実な首絞め (A Sound Wring a Neck) Rope through neck
Magic of Dr. Sawa (澤浩の奇術) 93
Doug Edwards Blocked with big wooden block
Nukes 109
Dr. Stanley Jaks The Prisoners Escape handling for Grandmother's Necklace
Also published here
  • "The Prisoners Escape" in "Hugard's Magic Monthly" February, 1948
The Incredible Dr. Jaks 205
Tomas Blomberg Neckless Grandma two tied pieces of rope go through the performer's neck
Blomberg Laboratories 20
John Lovick Houdini Outdone! handcuff escape, linking with spectators arms
Inspired by
  • "Cuff Links" (Harry Anderson, Wise Guy, 1993)
  • "The Incredible Suit Jacket Escape" (Anthony Lindan, DVD, 2010)
The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 121
Christian Scherer Entfesselt handle of coffee cup is threaded on rope, cup penetrates rope behind back, with normal cup
Inspired byRelated to Entfesselt 3
Christian Scherer Version 2 different handling of "Entfesselt"
Entfesselt 10
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay The Permanent Linking Rings
Inspired by Parlour Tricks 273