400 entries in Ring / Finger Rings / Penetration
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Unknown To put a ring through your cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit), is taken off and put onto stick that two people hold
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 197
Unknown How to seeme to put a ring through ones cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit and spinning illusion), is taken off and put onto stick that two people hold
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 26
Unknown To Pass a Ring through a Pocket-handkerchief using wire gimmick
1876 Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring through the Table glass, hat and handkerchief with ring sewn inside
1876 Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring invisibly upon the Middle of a Wooden Wand, the Ends being held by two of the Spectators
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 230
Camill Bihler Der verschwundene Ring "Ein Gesellschaftsscherz"
cup upside down on table, borrowed finger ring wrapped in paper and put on bottom of cup and burned, ring is found underneath cup
Nov. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Unknown Zum Ringspiel linking borrowed finger rings, one or two have slits, no details on routine, then linking two ungaffed finger rings with secret thread (not really linked)
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 75
Unknown A Ring Passed on to Stick or Wand whilst both ends are held by Spectator
1902 The Modern Conjurer 273
Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Ring finger ring dropped into glass under handkerchief cover (dummy attached to handkerchief with thread), another handkerchief put over a wand that is held by spectator on the ends, ring travels onto wand
July 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 105
Elbert Adams The Ring on the Wand
Related toAlso published here 1909 The Art of Magic 331
Stanley Collins Bovine Bunkum rings on loop of string become free under handkerchief
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 49
Charles T. Jordan The Acme Ring Release ring knotted on cord, released under handkerchief
1921 The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 39
Tom Sellers The Dissolving Ring ring through finger, half ring
1927 Tricks That Work 4
Minoe Pretty Bauble duplicate ring
1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Stewart James Sefalaljia miniature spirit cabinet, ball moves, ring on tape, cigar lights itself, milk vanishes
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1939 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 471
Unknown Ring im Blitzfeuer ring is wrapped in flash paper and placed on inverted cup, ring penetrates cup
1939 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 1) 9
Henry Hardin The Four Wedding Rings four finger rings vanish from fingers and reappear in hand
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
L. Vosburgh Lyons Fourth Dimensional Sewing
Inspired by 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 611
Unknown The Penetrating Ring fingers trapped with rubber band, yet finger ring gets on finger
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 131
Harry Burns String-Ring with duplicate ring
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 42
Stewart James Sefalaljia Jr. ring on string bit with safety pin from "Sefalaljia", under handkerchief
Inspired byAlso published here 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 89
Louis Tannen Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope borrowed finger ring travels from handkerchief in knot on rope
Variations 1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 344
Charles Nyquist, James G. Thompson Jr. Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 26) 108
Unknown Ring, Rope And Pin borrowed ring penetrates rope
Related toVariations 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 81
Tom Osborne "Ring and Spirit Knot" ring put in knot under handkerchief
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 83
Unknown The Ring in the Knot ring put in knot under handkerchief
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 86
John Mulholland Rings and Strings two strings tied and knotted around a borrowed pencil and finger rings, spectator holds strings and rings are freed
Related to 1944 The Art of Illusion 24
John Mulholland Paper Card Through String string is threaded through a hole in a business card, under cover of handkerchief card is removed from string with hole intact, duplicate card
Related to 1944 The Art of Illusion 131
Joseph L. Barnett St(R)ung
Related to 1945 My Best 155
Tom Fitzgerald The Ring On Pencil
1945 My Best 165
Charles Nyquist Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Variations 1945 My Best 183
Chester Morris The Morris Plan Coin in handkerchief secured by a ring, penetrates the ring
1945 My Best 210
Jean Hugard Ring on the Wand ring dropped into glass under handkerchief, then appears on stick held by spectator, collection of different methods
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 134
Jack Olten La bague s'enfilant sur un crayon à travers un mouchoir ring on pencil under handkerchief, followed by german translation "Ein Ring wird durch ein Taschentuch über einen Bleistift gestülpt"
May 1947 La Baguette Magique (Issue 15) 9
Dr. William Weyeneth La bague qui passe à travers le doigt ring penetrates finger under handkerchief, with gaff, followed by german translation "Der Fingerring der den Finger durchdringt"
1947 La Baguette Magique (Issue 16) 10
John Platt Chinese Coin on Pencil Illusion ring & stick with chinese hole coin, originally from Sphinx
1948 Principles and Deceptions 100
Marty Williams Ring in the Shoe String Tie
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 36
Stewart Judah The Hard Way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here 1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 185) 741
Dai Vernon The Ring on the Wand four methods
Related to 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 1) 84
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchief
Also published here 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 260) 1040
James Torry Buttonholed string is tied on button hole of a jacket, ring penetrates string
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 263) 1052
Paquette Paquette's Baguette! ring on wand, with handkerchief
VariationsAlso published here 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 271) 1084
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Stick spectator holds ends, two times
Also published here 1952 Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 1
Sam Leo Horowitz Another Method for Loading Ring onto Wand wand under arm
1952 Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
Eddie Joseph One of Six Rings one of six rings is chosen vanishes and appears on pencil
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions
Eddie Joseph No Assistant Ring on Stick on pencil, with handkerchief
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 7
Eddie Joseph The Double Knot knotting ring on cord while ends are held, under handkerchief
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 31
John Derris The Monte Cristo Ring Ring off wand, covered by handkerchief (uses wax)
Inspired by
  • "Ring on Walking Stick" (Ken Brooke)
Also published here
1953 "Come a little closer..." 29
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Conceit! ring travels under tube then penetrates wand
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 274) 1094
Walter Essman Bones miniature skull on chain, like ring and string
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 286) 1142
Walter Essman More Bones skull with ring attached on piece of wire, like ring on stick
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 286) 1143
Charles Nyquist Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Also published here 1953 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 1) 92
Bill Simon The Ring on Wand with handkerchief
1954 Sleightly Sensational 35
Billy McComb An Act for a Lazy Magician complete act
  • Ring on Stick
  • Card through Handkerchief
  • Anti-Gravity Glasses
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Transformation of Handkerchief ("The End" appears)
1955 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955) 4
John A. M. Howie The "Direct" Ring on Wand
1955 Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 12
Horace E. Bennett, Jardine Ellis, Bertram Millidge, Franklin V. Taylor Combination shoelace and Ellis ring penetration, second phase, finger ring becomes entangled
Related toAlso published here 1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 330) 129
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Stick with stick and handkerchief
1955 ConjuRing Trix 5
Hans E. Trixer The Rin on Stick with handkerchief
1955 ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer The Ring off Stick two versions
1955 ConjuRing Trix 21
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String under handkerchief
Inspired by 1955 ConjuRing Trix 24
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Silk
Inspired byAlso published here
  • "The Ring on Silk" in "Pentagram"
1955 ConjuRing Trix 29
Stewart Judah The Hard way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 55
Paquette Baguette ring on wand, with handkerchief
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 68
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchief
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 75
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here 1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 156
Harry Lorayne RingToo on pen
1956 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 158
Dr. William Weyeneth Ein alter Trick im neuen Sonntagskleid string with ring on it is cut and restored, ring back on string
1957 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 18 No. 2) 490
Dr. William Weyeneth Wie kommt der Ring aus der Schnur? ring of string under handkerchief, magnetic
1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 1) 781
Fred Kaps Ring Off String ring is released of a string behind a book
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 7
Charlie Miller Ring on Stick
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 85
Charlie Miller The Latest Ring on Stick multiple phase routine
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 86
Elbert Adams Elbert Adams' Move
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 92
Bruce Elliott Remembrance of (Magical) Things Past... on Fred Keating and his idea with the Vanishing Bird Cage, Mike Bornstein's production of a huge foulard, Keith Clark's ring through door, Houdini, Thurston, Richiardi Jr. & Sr.
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 78
Nate Leipzig Ring on Stick
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 149
Tony Anverdi, Bohlen, Dino Mazza Penetration handkerchief penetrates ring, thread
1964 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 387) 376
Paul Curry On and Off washer penetrates string under handkerchief
1965 Magician's Magic 165
Horace Goldin The Witch-Doctor's Coin chinese coin and string routine, two routines (originally from Sphinx)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 463
J. B. Bobo Coin on the Stick chinese coin
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 466
J. W. Sarles Quadrangular Cup first cup, then ring is magically threaded onto rope under handkerchief
May 1966 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
June 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 38
Patrick Page The Perfect Ring Penetration ring on stick, with cigarette and duplicate ring
1966 The Topit Handbook 5
Patrick Page The Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick
1966 The Topit Handbook 8
Al Koran Ring On Stick multi phase routine
1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 17
Horace E. Bennett The Ringer spectator's finger ring joins performer's ring on wand, then they link and unlink
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 175
John A. M. Howie Cylinder, Ring and Cord jardine ellis ring vanish threaded on a rope from under a handkerchief under a cylinder, then the ring passes through a wand and under the cylinder appears a ball
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 320
Arthur Setterington Secu-Ring padlock on chain in a hat, two finger rings are put in the hat and everything hangs on the padlock
1967 Stranger Mysteries 6
Ben Christopher Ambulating Glass ring penetrates ribbon underneath wrapped glass, then glass penetrates table
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 137
Jay Weiler Finger Ring ring penetrates finger, finger bases covered with silk
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 142
Charlie Miller, Elbert Adams The Ring on the Stick remarks and tips, version with a spoon, same method as Adams
Inspired by 1967 Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 11
Charlie Miller The Ring off the Stick with handkerchief
1967 Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 12
Bob Ostin The Coin on the Pipe Cleaner coin with hole appears on pipe cleaner wrapped around hand
1968 Fingertip Fantasies 21
Eddie Joseph Ring On Stick duplicate ring
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 198
Robert (Bob) Hess Ring Box ring dropped in box, want inserted, penetrates wand
Apr. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 6) 333
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Ghost Ring under handkerchief, duplicate
1970 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 12) 59
Harry Lorayne, Francis Carlyle Ring on Stick additional stand-up handling by Carlyle
1971 Reputation-Makers 179
Unknown, Joseph L. Barnett Borrowed Ring on Loop of String featuring cut and restored string
Related to 1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 159
Han van Senus Another Ribbon Penetration borrowed ring
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 219
Scotty York Ringer
Related toVariations 1972 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 2) 9
Oscar Weigle Ring on Stick
June 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 523
Ken Beale Ring Sation two rings on string, one comes off, originally published by Lou Tannen, with variation:
  • The Hard Way
see also p. 565 for background information, see p. 608 for comment by Paul Brian
Related to Oct. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 12) 563
Steve Spillman The Eye-Popping Pop Top pull top from beer can on pencil
1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 45) 221
James G. Thompson Jr. Spirit Ring ring on wand, with handkerchief
1972 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 64) 317
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slit
Also published here 1973 Close-up Cavalcade 11
Ray Grismer Ring three phases, first in Genii 1971
Variations 1973 Close-up Cavalcade 18
Harvey Rosenthal Ring Off see p. 608 for comment
Inspired by
  • "Ring" (Ray Grismer, Genii, May 1971)
Variations
Mar. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 601
Dr. J. Konstantin Garmisch Jump Master finger ring on loop jumps from one strand to the other
1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 68) 338
Joe Berg, Theo "Okito" Bamberg Ring on Wand rings with different colors, one is selected threaded on a ribbon and placed in a box, Wand is then pushed through the box and ring travels from ribbon on the wand, locking jap-box
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 100
John Carney Ring Off Rope ring off rope on finger of the other hand, lapping
1973 (ca.) Revolutionary Close Up — Part One 2
Peter Kane Slow Motion Ring Release move
Related to Sep. 1974 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
Al Schneider Introduction ring off rope, three times
Inspired by
  • Dan MacDonald's "Repeat Ring Release" in Jerry Mentzer's "Close-Up Cavalcade", 1973 p.11
1974 OFF 1
Al Schneider Phase One similar to Clifton's Ring Move
Related to 1974 OFF 2
Al Schneider, Paul Kelly Phase Two
1974 OFF 3
Al Schneider Phase Three knotted
1974 OFF 5
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
Amedeo Vacca Lend Me Your Ring
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 60
Mitchell Dyszel Swindle Ring
Also published here Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 705
Stewart Judah Die Schwierige Methode coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here Oct. 1974 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 2) 35
Trevor Dawson Goldfinger ring penetrates pencil and paper tube then pencil vanishes
Feb. 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 65
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ring
VariationsAlso published here 1975 Lecture 21
Scotty York Ringer reprint from Kabbala
Related to 1975 Lecture 27
Faucett Ross Miracle Ring on Stick Ring on Wand
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 154
Mitchell Dyszel Ringschwindel
Also published here June 1975 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 78
Patrick Page The Ring on Stick duplicate ring
1976 The Big Book of Magic 172
William Zavis Ring Ab! three phases
Inspired byAlso published here
  • New Pentagram, Aug. 1973
June 1976 Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4) 68
Bob Ostin, Ray Grismer Ring and Cord variation on Ray Grismer move
Also published here 1976 ca. Sleightly Surprising 7
Al Mann Permutation of Matter - A Solid Through Solid Effect safety pins link together, three phases
Part I - three pins link in spectator's hand
Part II - safety pin links with finger ring, phase with Andrus Linking Pin gimmick
Part III - pins are magnetized (inspired by Rink's Acrobatic Paperclips)
Inspired byRelated to 1977 Psycho-Mentisis 3
Harry Lorayne The Ring-String Thing ring and string under handkerchief
Inspired by 1977 The Magic Book 281
Karl Fulves Further Applications 1. tranposition of two cards inside wallet
2. ring and string routing in which stringed ring vanishes from wallet
1978 Coe Norton's Omega Wallet 8
Horace E. Bennett Improved - Simplified Ring on Wand ring on wand, then performer's ring link and unlink with spectator's ring
1978 On Your Feet 13
Bill Wisch Chain(R)ing using chain instead of rope
Oct. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 10) 257
Roland Hurley Ring Opening two rings link, not with borrowed rings, two permanently linked together
VariationsAlso published here Dec. 1979 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 283
Slydini The Ring On The String behind standing book, ends kept in view, string torn and twisted together again
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 76
Slydini New Rope Methods
  • The Gypsy Ring (finger ring tied onto knot with three knots vanishes and reappears)
  • Part One
  • The Gypsy Ring Method
  • The Elusive Knot
  • Exploiting the Switch
  • A Reference Note
Slydin Rope Switch, seated
Variations 1979 The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 12) 5
Karl Fulves Borrowed Ring/Examined Rope (extra sheet)
Inspired by 1979 The Chronicles (Issue ) 1
Karl Fulves Spoonering finger ring on spoon, getting it off the wide end, posed as problem
Related to 1979 Interlocutor (Issue 39) 156
Karrell Fox Elimaswitch "A 'Foxy' Routine for the Linking Finger Rings"
no switches required
1979 Another Book 287
Unknown Ring-Off getting ring off rubber band, more a puzzle
Related to 1979 Elastrix 10
Unknown Put It On reverse of "Ring-Off"
Related to 1979 Elastrix 10
Stephen Tucker Concorde string through envelope and finger ring placed inside, ring is found threaded on string
Jan. 1979 The Talon (Issue 3) 32
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move ring on string, vanishes, appears on other hand
Related toVariations 1979 Variations 103
Earl Nelson Earl's Ring Move false threading of ring onto rope
1979 Variations 108
Steve Beam Spirit Genetilia nut and string, routine
1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 91
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really
Also published here Apr. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 330
Bob Hyans Ring-A-Ding
July 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 365
Robert L. Brooks, Earl Nelson Ring Through Rope credit correction on page 564
Oct. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 10) 399
Scotty York The Ring's the Thing dollar bill ring links with real ring
Inspired byAlso published here Dec. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 424
Al Schneider Ring Off Pencil
Inspired by 1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 90
Dai Vernon, Ron Bauer, Al Schneider fake put on fake ring on stick move
1980 Al Schneider On Close-Up 90
Tommy Wonder Ring On Stick
Related to Jan. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 1) 784
Algonquin McDuff Penatring
Aug. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 8) 892
Philip T. Goldstein Brasso Profundo finger rings on a cord, penetrate brass nut under handkerchief
Dec. 1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 12) 962
Michael Ammar Billy, the Hypnotized Balloon needle through balloon and ring into balloon
Also published here 1980 Encore I 23
Bill Robbins Bluff Ring small ring vanished from rope and reappears in sleeve or hooked over ear
Related to 1980 The Chronicles (Issue 28) 1337
Bob Hummer Hummer's Ring and Cord ring off and on string with handkerchief
Also published here
  • a part of Martin Gardner's column in "Hugard's Magic Monthly"
1980 Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 85
David Britland Cabbalistic Cord ring threaded on string under handkerchief
Inspired by 1980 The Talon (Issue 6) 75
Ken Brooke Ring Off multi-phase penetration routine with ring, safety pin, rope, handkerchief, wand
  • Trick No. 1. "The Wand through the Handkerchief"
  • Trick No. 2. "The Ring on the Rope"
  • Trick No. 3. "The Ring Off the Rope"
  • Trick No. 4. "Ring Off the Wand"
1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 189
Ken De Courcy The Wander-Combo card chosen and put in envelope, borrowed bill also put in envelope, borrowed finger ring in handkerchief, ring penetrates onto wand, wand broken and bill and card are rolled-up inside
1980 Cards in Cabaret 48
Johnny Cooper I Fooled Magicians with this One
1980 Polished Presentations 28
Mitchell Dyszel Easy Ring Off Rope
Mar. 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 3) 464
Oscar Weigle, Sol Stone On-Off Again
Nov. 1981 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 11) 559
Ray Grismer Knotty ring knotted on rope penetrates it
1981 Arcane (Issue 3) 27
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here 1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
Jim Ryan Bow Tie Knot ring and rope
1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
G. W. Hunter Shoelace Knot ring and rope
1981 Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 22
Stephen Tucker Ringo ring off rope, with glass
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 7) 120
John A. M. Howie Verschnürt two shoe laces link and unlink, several phases, with pen and finger ring
Inspired byAlso published here May 1981 Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 1) 9
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip
Sep. 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 679
Ray Grismer, Peter Kane Watch, Look and Listen ring and string routine with ring to card case finish
1982 The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia — Part II 76
Mike Caveney Triple Penetration nest of glasses, spectator's ring vanishes on top of the biggest reversed glass which is covered with a handkerchief and found in the smallest one
1982 Ideas 8
Richard Himber, Bobby Bernard Versatile Coin Move Uses for the Himber Vanish

  • Multiple Himber vanish
  • Stage Presentation
  • As a "switch"
  • An Interesting Variation (for ring in wand)
  • Vanish in Handkerchief
1982 The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 43
Karl Norman Ring and Wand Routine
1982 Fork Full of Appetizers 59
Peter Kane Another Ring Off with fake ends
1982 Kane 109
Unknown The Ring on the Rod ballon rod is removed under handkerchief and finger rings are attached
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 132
Philip T. Goldstein Scissoring rope is cut to remove finger ring and restored
1983 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 120
Peter Samelson Ring True penetration in spectator's hand
Also published here Mar. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 3) 749
Manjunath M. Hegde Chair, Rope, and Finger Ring Puzzle a puzzle with a rope and a finger ring on it that has to be moved from knot to knot
1983 Epoptica (Issue 4) 231
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer finger ring on rubber band
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 13) 120
Keith Charnley Ring On Stick
Oct. 1983 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 1) 1165
Jeff Busby Credit Information on linking finger rings
1983 Two Perfected Professional Routines 1
Richard Osterlind The Linking of Three Borrowed Finger Rings
Related to 1983 Two Perfected Professional Routines 5
Steve Beam Convincer for Rubber Ringer
Inspired by 1983 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 2) 36
Gary Ouellet The Homing Ring four phases, ring jumps back on finger several times
1983 The Homing Ring 4
Gary Ouellet The Supersonic Ring vanish of a ring using Vernon's method (cups and balls) , other hand is slapped on fist which holds ring, ring is back on finger of the other hand
1983 The Homing Ring 13
Gary Ouellet Swindle Ring ring vanishes from string and appears on finger, seated
  • The Rear Shift Lap
1983 The Homing Ring 16
Gary Ouellet, Emile Clifton Boomering Clifton's ring move variation, ring ends up on finger of the other hand
1983 The Homing Ring 21
Guy Camirand, Gary Ouellet Ring Drop ring on string, french drop
1983 The Homing Ring 26
Tony Miller In-De-Pendant ring off chain with medal on it
Jan. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 868
Tom Craven New/Easy Ring Load using handkerchief
Jan. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 874
Mark Lefler Challenge for Two ring from looped chain (as worn around neck)
July 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 7) 937
Jack Mitzman "Pinch" Knot with Ring
Aug. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 956
Tommy Wonder Himber Ring Set-Up
1984 Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 311
Michael Weber Off the Deep End finger ring through wide end of spoon
Related to 1984 Side Effects 4
Michael Weber $1,000 Ring on Stick
  • The Move
  • The Switch
  • The Penetration Onto the Stick
  • Penetration Off of the Stick
  • As a Transformation
1984 Side Effects 9
Wally Wilson Cocktail Sword and Straw ring on wand, with cocktail sword and straw
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 136
Dick Koornwinder Ring & Tube tube rolled from magazine, thread with both ends visible lowered into tube, finger ring thrown in, it penetrates onto string
1984 Diverting Kreations 6
Stephen Tucker Yuletied
1984 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 33) 651
Daniel Kalanowski Way Out scissors or ring penetrate ring, phase with extra piece
1984 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 35) 681
Unknown The Himber Ring brief description of different types
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 5
Unknown Routine for the Himber Ring performer's ring links with borrowed ring, also onto cord
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 5
Steve Dusheck Reputation Ring performer's ring links with borrowed ring, slit
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 7
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer two phases
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 12
Unknown Ring on Stick a la Hoffmann
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 19
Elbert Adams Ring on Stick - The Art of Magic
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 20
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring, and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 21
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slit
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 26
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ring
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 31
Scotty York Stand-Up Ring Routine stand up version, with half ring
Inspired byAlso published here
  • lecture notes "Decennial Prelection"
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 35
Earl Nelson Another Ring Move
Also published here
  • Genii, April 1978
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 38
Dan Garrett The Faustus Ring
Related toAlso published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 39
Steve Dusheck Walkoff ring vanishes after being knotted on rope
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 40
Steve Dusheck A Routine for Walkoff spectator's ring knotted on rope transposes with performer's, with Himber Ring
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 41
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 42
Roland Hurley Ring Opening two rings link, not with borrowed rings, two permanently linked together
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 52
Scotty York The Ring's the Thing dollar bill ring links with real ring
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 54
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)
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 56
Peter Samelson In The Hand-Off
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 1984 Theatrical Close-Up 15
Jim Ryan Seil, Ring und Zauberstab ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here
  • Cover, Sep. 1950
Nov. 1984 Intermagic (Vol. 11 No. 2) 83
Fred C. Baumann Steal Ring ring vanishes from knot
June 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 6) 1076
Scotty York, Danny Korem, Chuck Morris, Dan Garrett Three Round Ringer three phases
Related to 1985 Korem without Limits 92
John A. M. Howie Verknüpfungen two shoe laces link and unlink, several phases, with pen and finger ring
Also published here Oct. 1985 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 12
Deane Stern Pendu ring is tossed onto cord
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 118
David Gripenwaldt Spellbound Ring Change ring on string visibly tranforms in different ring
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 127
David Regal The Jewelry Box ring through pencil with a card box
Mar. 1986 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 3) 1183
Michael Ammar Ring Band-It finger ring on rubber band
Variations 1986 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 1) 1
A. Berkeley Davis Band Display touches
Inspired by 1986 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 4) 8
Michael Rubinstein Ring durch Tisch borrowed ring on (soft) close-up mat, coin pressed onto ring and ring penetrates table
May 1986 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 2) 62
Bob Hummer Ringe two impromptu magic items and gags with rings
Dec. 1986 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 3&4) 137
Mark Sicher Through the Rope duplicate ring
May 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 5) 1348
Rajneesh Madhok The Uncanny Penetrating Finger Ring rubber band through finger ring
May 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 5) 1350
Eric DeCamps "Snap" Finger Ring/Link
July 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 7) 1371
Gary Ouellet Boomering ring vanishes from rope and reappears on finger
Aug. 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 8) 1387
Ron Wilson The Finger Rings that Link three rings, with a pencil
1987 The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 111
Rajneesh Madhok No St"ring" attached penetration onto (!) a cord
May 1988 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 5) 1492
Mike Bornstein Finger Ring Pass Through ring vanishes and instantly reappears on rope
Dec. 1988 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11 No. 12) 1575
Hiroyuki Sakai, Michael Weber Spoony Ring ring through spoon
1988 New Magic Of Japan 113
David Harkey Ringworm ring into balloon apple
Also published here 1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 3) 12
William Goodwin Ring Through Stick thread
1988 Lecture 1988 8
David Harkey Goldrush Ring through "Watch"
June 1989 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 6) 1652
Marc DeSouza Dead Ringer ring on string move
Inspired by 1989 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 27) 479
Stewart Judah Thru the Ring No. 57, coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also published here 1989 Self-Working Coin Magic 67
Mark Sicher Rope to Finger
July 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 7) 1808
John Bannon Revolutionary Penetration coin with hole frees itself from shoelace, ungimmicked
1990 Impossibilia 59
John Bannon Coin of Voodoo marked coin with hole vanishes from cord, reappears in coin pouch/purse
1990 Impossibilia 136
Emile Clifton, John Bannon Clifton's Ring Move Variation
1990 Impossibilia 136
Jay Sankey Tying the Knot bill is folded and tied around finger ring, penetration
1990 100% Sankey 67
Jay Sankey Stirring Silver finger ring penetrates spoon on wide end
Related to 1990 100% Sankey 83
Michael Weber Ring on Stick
1990 La Magie de Michael Weber 9
Unknown Ringo No. 10, ring threaded on rope penetrates rope and table
1990 Self-Working Rope Magic 20
Karl Fulves Spirit Knots No. 55, rope and ring put in paper bag, three knots appear in rope and ring is tied in chosen knot
1990 Self-Working Rope Magic 114
Unknown Séance No. 56, rope tied into loop, borrowed rings penetrate onto it, extra piece
1990 Self-Working Rope Magic 117
Unknown Telekinetic Ring No. 62, performer's wrist tied, other end through keyhole, borrowed ring onto rope behind door
1990 Self-Working Rope Magic 130
Bret Young Swinger ring swings on string freely while already being off
Inspired by 1990 Top Secret Stuff 164
Rajneesh Madhok Handy Sefalaljia Ring penetrates onto Cord
May 1991 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 5) 1925
Michael Ammar Ring Band-It three phases
1991 The Magic of Michael Ammar 135
Michael Ammar Billy, the Hypnotized Balloon needle through balloon and ring into balloon
Also published here 1991 The Magic of Michael Ammar 199
Alex Elmsley Ring and Paper Clip ring magically links to paper clip
1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 166
Michael Close The Ring, Shoelace, and Straw Routine ring travels from hand to hand, penetrates string, string penetrates straw
Related to 1991 Workers Number 2 20
Michael Weber Off the Deep End finger ring penetrates spoon on wide end
1991 Life Savers 29
Michael Weber The Five-Cent Ring On Stick
Variations 1991 Life Savers 67
Roger Klause Ringmaster with Himber ring
  • The Link
  • The Confirmation
  • The Unlink
  • The Encore
Variations 1991 Roger Klause: In Concert 217
Felix Farrell Watch the Ring ring onto wrist watch held by spectator on both ends
Inspired by
  • "Ring on Pencil" (Charlie Miller, Magic Video Library, Impromptu 1)
Also published here
1991 Hardcore 142
David Harkey Ringworm ring into balloon apple
Also published here 1991 Hardcore 159
Dan Garrett The Faustus Ring three phases
Related toAlso published here 1991 Garrett Does The U.K. 24
Wayne Osinski Excellent Ring Appearance ring appears in Knot
Jan. 1992 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 1) 2020
Meir Yedid Ring through Finger from third to fourth finger
Also published here Apr. 1992 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 4) 2061
Stephen Tucker Give me a Ring opening Sequence
Aug. 1992 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 8) 2104
Alexander de Cova Himberring Routine using two Himber rings
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 77
Barry Govan Ring Link ring on rubber band, finally rubber band is broken to release ring
1992 Ring Link 4
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 1992 La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 5 12
Dan Garrett The Faustus Ring three phases
Also published here 1992 Garrett In The U.S.A. 24
Michael Goldman A "Golden" Escape finger ring
June 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 6) 2225
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip Plus
Sep. 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 9) 2259
Alexander de Cova Der Ring-o-matic Effect ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
Also published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 5) 59
Jean-Pierre Vallarino French Liberation finger ring off string on padlock
1993 The Minotaur (Vol. 5 No. 2) 6
Alexander de Cova Das gibt es nicht! ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 14
Karl Fulves Card to Wallet & Himber Ring credit information on Himber Ring and linking finger ring effect
1993 Verbatim (Issue 4) 32
Patrick Page Ring auf den Stab Zaubern
Related to 1993 Lecture Patrick Page 42
Alexander de Cova Ring-o-matic ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
1994 Secrets No. 1 94
Peter Kane Board-Ring ring passes through hole in wooden board which is too small, Himber ring
1994 Close-Up File 10
Dan Tong DT Ring Flite combined with ring on stick
  • Phase One - The Ring on Stick (two versions)
  • Phase Two - Ring Flite (ring vanishes from paper cone made out of bill)
  • When Bills are not Available
1994 Close-Up File 139
Steve Dusheck Curtain Time borrowed finger ring appears on pen
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 87
Karl Norman Coins and Silk and Ring and Wand! series of transpositions, coins change places, penetrate a silk, finale: variaton of Ring on the Wand
1995 40 Years at the Forks 39
Bob Davis The Ringmaster ring vanishes from finger and appears on finger of the other hand, then it penetrates ring finger and lands on pinky
1995 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 56) 1058
Eric Wolf Hidden Loophole knotted finger ring off string
1995 The Minotaur (Vol. 7 No. 4) 6
Joe Rindfleisch A Marriage of Convenience
Inspired by 1995 Elastrix — Volume 2 22
David Acer Rink borrowed finger ring put in purse, folded-n arm of glasses inserted, ring suddenly on glasses
Related toAlso published here 1995 Natural Selections 54
Felix Farrell Watch the Ring finger ring on watch strap, similar to ring on stick
Inspired byAlso published here 1995 Aus dem Effeff... 48
Jon Allen E.T. ring on rubber band, rubber band is broken and restored to remove ring
1995 The "B" Movies 2
Roy Johnson Die Schlüsselschnüre key through string
Also published here
  • Unique
1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 4&5) 130
Wayne Osinski F(R)inger through fourth finger
Sep. 1996 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 9) 2696
Ross Bertram The Bertram Stick Sleeve for ring on stick
1996 The Looking Glass (Issue 1) 12
Tommy Wonder Auto-Link handling fragment for the Himber Ring
1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 297
Tommy Wonder Clear Through single sequence
Related to 1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 65
Tom Stone Gold Wielder including Stone's showing of the rings to the three spectator
Inspired byAlso published here 1996 The Warpsmith Returns 27
Baltazar Fuentes Mock Ring Off Rope challenge phase
1996 Arempi 30
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
1996 The Fine Print (Issue 3) 54
Max Holden, Glenn G. Gravatt, U. F. Grant Quotes from the Sphinx
  • Ring Spin (1927)
  • Linking Finger Rings (1921)
  • Tell The Truth Telephone (presentation for the princess card trick, 1927)
1996 The Fine Print (Issue 4) 92
Rainer Pfeiffer Der Oedipus Komplex screw-nut and rope routine
1996 7 Close-Up 7
Dan Garrett Ring & String Move
1996 7 Close-Up 7
Dan Garrett Faustus Ring three phases
Also published here 1996 Top 10 6
Curtis Kam Ring, Ring & Rope using extra ring with slit
1996 Professional Close-up of Curtis Kam 93
John Graham The Magic Link only two rings are linked
Mar. 1997 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 3) 2766
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip Deluxe
Apr. 1997 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 4) 2777
Gerald Deutsch, Sol Stone Protecting The Ring through table using plactic bag
June 1997 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 20 No. 6) 2799
David Devant Linking Finger Rings "Unsolved Mysteries"
description of classic effect, posed as problem
Also published here
  • Linking Ring, August 1956
1997 The Fine Print (Issue 5) 120
Karl Fulves Ring In Bottle "Unsolved Mysteries"
finger ring on rope, rope tied around bottle and pulled, rope penetrates bottle and ring is inside bottle, posed as a problem
Variations 1997 The Fine Print (Issue 6) 146
Richard Bartram, Jr. Deep Fried Himber Rings rings on a ribbon
1997 Trephine 129
Earl Nelson Earl's Ring Move
1997 Trephine 131
Simon Lovell Number 2 - Finger Ring Fun finger ring penetrates deck and reappears on finger
1997 Simon Says! 214
Bruce Cervon Ring Again! almost challenge conditions
1998 Hard-Boiled Mysteries 163
Earl Nelson, Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
1998 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 1998 The Fine Print (Issue 8) 214
Bruce Kalver Borrowed Ring on Brandy Snifter after Himber Ring routine, spectator's ring on stem of glass
1998 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 7) 9
John Derris The Monte Cristo Ring ring off wand, covered by handkerchief, wax
Also published here 1998 Come A Little Closer 30
John Derris The Big Squeeze coin penetrates finger ring, with handkerchief
1998 Come A Little Closer 43
Joshua Jay Strand, Hand, Wedding Band Ring sequence - ring appears on string in spectator's hand, penetrates, vanishes and reappears on string
1999 Magic Atlas 51
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
1999 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 1) 14
Barrie Richardson A String and Two Borrowed Rings two borrowed rings and a loop of cord link and unlink a few times, with paper cup
  • Phase One: The Rings Link
  • Phase 2: The Ring Off Cord
  • Phase 3: The Rings On Cord
Also published here
  • Club 71, Halloween 1993
1999 Theater of the Mind 139
Ron Bauer The Cursed Ring ring through pencil
Inspired byRelated to 2000 The Cursed Ring 2
Ron Bauer, Dai Vernon The Fake Put On fake ring on stick move
2000 The Cursed Ring 10
Ron Bauer Some Relevant Background credit information
2000 The Cursed Ring 13
Bob King Ring on Wand with sleeving
2000 Great Britain 2001 22
Meir Yedid Ring Through Finger from third to fourth finger
Also published here 2000 Standing Room Only 11
Horace E. Bennett Ellis-Ring-Kombination shoelace and Ellis ring penetration, second phase, finger ring becomes entangled
Also published here 2000 Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 4&5) 190
R. Paul Wilson The One True Ring ring on and off stick, three phases
2000 ca. One True Ring 1
Simon Aronson Ringleader Ring on and off rubberband
Inspired byVariations 2001 Try the Impossible 269
Ben Harris Slink two thin finger rings link and can be examined in linked condition, made from "Russian wedding rings", multiple phases
2001 Slink 4
Marc DeSouza Quad-Ringle Plus ring & string routine with ring to card case finale
Inspired by 2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 71
Ray Grismer Ring Move #1
2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 74
Marc DeSouza Thumb Ring
Inspired by 2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 76
Scotty York Ringer
2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 79
Jim Ryan The Hunter Bow Knot
2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 81
Eckhard Böttcher Das Konfutse-Wunder borrowed finger rings, blocked by nut on rope, are freed
  • Das Konfutse-Wunder, diesmal ganz einfach
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 146
Jochen Zmeck Geheimnisvoller Platzwechsel ring and nut on rope, they change position
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 149
Eckhard Böttcher Noch ein Platzwechsel nut on rope, finger ring free, they transpose
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 150
Hanns Thielemann, Eckhard Böttcher Sepa-Ring nut (or gaffed ring) through ribbons in envelope
2001 Intermagic (Vol. 24 No. 3-5) 151
David Regal Band Box ring penetrates pencil in card box with holes
2002 Constant Fooling 1 197
David Regal Solid Gold with reel
2002 Constant Fooling 1 204
Alexander de Cova Ring-o-matic ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
2002 Homemade Magic 14
Daniel Garcia Stretch Three phase routine with rubberbands and ring, link and unlink and vanish and appear

  • Rubberbound (page 9)
  • Ringshot (page 11)
  • Ringlink Bros (page 13)
2002 Next 8
Al Baker Ring Trick
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 732
David Ben Alchemy Revisited using pochettes and a second ring
2003 Tricks 143
Dai Vernon Method, No. 1
2003 Tricks 144
Michael Weber rapid off and on sequence
2003 Tricks 144
Patrick Schlagel Business Trip ring penetrates finger
2003 Penumbra (Issue 5) 18
Patrick Schlagel Ring and Rope Sequence
2003 Penumbra (Issue 5) 20
Nicholas Einhorn Introduction on the linking finger rings effect
2004 World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 3 3
Nicholas Einhorn The Linking of Three Borrowed Rings - Method One
2004 World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 3 4
Nicholas Einhorn The Linking of Three Borrowed Rings - Method Two especially for larger audiences
2004 World Tour Lecture Notes — Set 3 10
David Acer Bespectacle Finger ring links onto spectacle frame of magician
2004 Random Acts of Magic 258
Bob Ostin Ring And Cord variation of first phase of Grismer's ring and string routine
Inspired byAlso published here 2005 Bob Ostin — A Lifetime of Magical Inventions 89
Jack Avis Finger Ring Release (Harvey Rosenthal)
Inspired by 2006 Rara Avis 213
Michael Powers Ring Transpo ring on string transposes with ring on performer's finger
2006 Power Plays 220
Unknown Ring on Wand Subtlety
2006 Designing Miracles 55
Tyler Wilson Finger Bang borrowed finger ring and rubber band link, credit information
  • Director's Cut - Alternate Ending
Inspired by
  • "The Joining" (Jeff Pierce, 2001, ebook)
Also published here
2007 T and A Tour 18
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
Related toAlso published here 2007 The Essential Stewart James 31
Stewart James Sefalaljia Jr. Just the ring and string portion of Sefalaljia, but done under a handkerchief
Related toAlso published here 2007 The Essential Stewart James 36
Stewart James Ring Leader Two rings on a magic wand, covered by handkerchief. One of the rings is made to penetrate off the wand
Also published here
  • Handwritten notes, 1950
2007 The Essential Stewart James 111
Jörg Alexander Weber Ring und Geschenk ring & string routine with borrowed finger ring, then ring vanishes and travels into nest of boxes
Also published here 2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 56
Earl Nelson Earl's Ring Move
2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 60
Fred Kaps Kaps Knot finesse
2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 63
Mark Leveridge The "Squeeze" Ring Off Cord
Related to
  • "The Ring and String Routine" (Mark Leveridge, Master Routine Series No. 6, 1991)
2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 67
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 69
Karl Fulves, Steve Barrie Steve Barrie's Trick finger ring on lock under handkerchief, penetrating handkerchief, Gypsy Switch
  • KF Note
Related to
  • Jack Olten, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Nov. 1947
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 259
Karl Fulves Linking Finger Rings credit information
Related to 2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 292
Glenn G. Gravatt, McFaddan Ideas effect given without method
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, Dec. 1921
2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 292
William Larsen A Variation of the Linking Rings multiple borrowed finger rings linked together
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, April 1922
2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 292
Jack Miller Ring-Go ring in one handkerchief, coin in another, ring penetrates handkerchief, vanishes, reappears in other handkerchief with coin
Inspired by 2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 334
Daniel Garcia, Marcus Eddie Stretch Multi-phased routine with finger ring and rubberband. Ring jumps from band to band, vanish, penetrate and so on.
2009 Limited 22
Trevor Lewis Himber Ring Routine combination of ring on stick and Himber linking rings
2009 Routines Matter 95
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
2010 Vortex 24
Tom Stone Ringbound borrowed ring is threaded on thread, transforms into cheap ring
2010 Vortex 39
Tom Stone Gold Wielder
Inspired byAlso published here 2010 Vortex 227
Tyler Wilson A.K.A. 47 rubber band and borrowed ring link
Also published here 2010 Reinventing the Real 121
Roberto Giobbi A Touch for Clifton's Ring Steal
2010 Secret Agenda (Issue July 3) 198
Troy Hooser The Bottomless Box Objects produced from bottomless box, strange things happen when placed in it (Produce crystal balls, linking ribbons, spongeball routine, ring links on ribbon)
Inspired by 2010 Moments 41
Al Schneider Ring and Pencil
Related to