808 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Penetration
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To make a groat or a testor to sinke through a table, and to vanish out of a handkercher verie strangelie coin vanishes from handkerchief with dummy coin inside and penetrates table and falls into glass held underneath
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 185
Unknown How to make a pile of Counters seeme to vanish thorow a Table cap & pence through table, die appears instead on top of table which started in hollowed stack
1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 24
Unknown How to make sixe pence seeme to fall thorow a Table coin vanishes from handkerchief with dummy coin inside and penetrates table and falls into glass held underneath
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 49
Unknown To make a Six-Pence seem to fall through a Table coin wrapped in handkerchief put on table and covered with hat, penetrates table and falls into a glass, handkerchief with coin sewn in corner
1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 25
Unknown Faire passer un écu à travers d'une table Pass a coin through a table
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 221
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin Wrapping Coin in Handkerchief fake wrapping, two methods
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 166
Unknown To Pull Four Florins or Half-crowns through a Handkerchief with assistance of spectator, presented as vanish and reappearance from spectator's clothes
1876 Modern Magic 168
Unknown The Magic Cover and Vanishing Halfpence hollow coin stack
1876 Modern Magic 184
Unknown The Flying Money To make a Coin pass invisibly from the one hand to the other, and finally through the Table, using penny stuck with wax under the table
1876 Modern Magic 172
Unknown To make two marked Coins, wrapped in separated Handkerchiefs, come together in one of them (expansion of texture configuration)
1876 Modern Magic 164
Bland The Card-Catching Plate four cards appear attached to rim of plate when deck is thrown at it
1889 Tricks with Cards 187
Unknown A Hat with a Hole in it
  • The Finger through the Hat
  • The Cork through the Hat
  • The Coin through the Hat
  • The Cigar through the Hat
1890 More Magic 306
Unknown Einen Thaler durch ein Kartenspiel wandern zu lassen No. 7, deck placed on glass, coin dropped on top appears in glass, assistant pulls off bottom card which is attached to a thread
1895 Der Kartenkünstler 9
Unknown Das Thaler-Kartenspiel "oder Die durch ein Kartenspiel spazierenden Thaler"
deck placed on glass and covered with handkerchief, coin penetrates through deck into glass or flies invisibly into glass
June 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 90
Carl Willmann Der durch den Tisch wandernde Thaler coin penetrates table and is seen dropping into a hat, stuck to bottom of table with thread set-up
Apr. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Unknown Die unsichtbare Reise eines Thalers deck of cards placed on glass, coin vanishes and appears in glass or penetrates deck
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 31
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown The Cards, Coins and Glass deck placed on glass, coins penetrate deck and fall into glass, three methods (impromptu, gaffed cards, gaffed table
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 125
Unknown Der Thaler als Trauring finger through coin, coin with hole starts out in a shell, one-handed
Feb. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 6) 85
Unknown Der Spiritistenthaler "by Dr. S.", coin through silk, wire ring dummy that is open and pushed through silk
May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 10) 151
Emil Clauß Der Hut als Geldsieb hat placed opening up onto glass, one of three coins marked, all three coins tossed into hat and marked one penetrates hat into glass
Variations Mar. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 3) 40
Fr. Maubach Zum "Hut als Geldsieb" coins through hat
Inspired by Oct. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 10) 150
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel No. 14, deck of cards placed on glass, coins vanish and drop into glass, clockwork mechanism in fake deck, low-budget alternative in which assistant pulls a thread
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 41
Unknown Der Lochthaler No. 10, finger through coin, one-handed and two-handed handling, hole coin with shell
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 28
Unknown Coin through Table coin thrown in full glass (or hat), penetrates glass and table, shell
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 13
T. Nelson Downs V. Kunststück mit zwei Münzen two coins, they travel from hand to hand in various combinations
May 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 5) 69
T. Nelson Downs Die Wanderung durch das Knie coin through knee, using back palm
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 5
T. Nelson Downs Das Durchdringen des Hutbodens coin through hat
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 6
Frank Kennard To Extract a Marked Coin from a Handkerchief Gypsy Switch handling
Related to 1902 The Modern Conjurer 159
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XI. Traum oder Wirklichkeit? 1. Goldregen (coins are produced and placed inside a hat, Miser's Dream)
2. Hellsehen (marked coin is found among others inside hat)
3. Der Spiritisten-Taler (coin penetrates silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 128
Ernst Ehrhardt Die durch ein Kartenspiel wandernde Münze coin slapped onto deck that lies on top of glass, coin penetrates deck
Apr. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4) 54
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster d. Das Durchdringen der Taler durch die Wandungen des Hutes coin through hat
Feb. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 2) 26
Unknown The Transmutation of Metal copper coin stack under cone changes to dimes
1909 The Art of Magic 268
Unknown The Coin through the Hat coin placed on knee, covered with upside-down hat, coin know inside
1909 The Art of Magic 255
Unknown The Coin Through the Hat using black-backed coin, black art
1909 The Art of Magic 267
L'Homme Masqué The Expansion of Texture two coins, one in handkerchief and one in pocket, the one from pocket travels to the one in handkerchief
1909 The Art of Magic 256
Louis Haley, Charles T. Jordan New Coin Trick No. 6, "a la Hang Ping Chien"
six coins under handkerchief on table transpose with die underneath table, coins with wax surface
1920 Ten New Pocket Tricks 12
Stanley Collins The Tale of a Till coins on string become free under handkerchief
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 42
Charles T. Jordan Up Your Sleeve No. 9, coin dropped in sleeve and extracted from elbow
1920 Ten New Pocket Tricks 20
Unknown Coin Through a Deck Into a Glass marked coin
1935 Coin Magic 14
Unknown Penny and Dime dime covered by penny penetrates card and falls into glass, nesting coin gaff
1935 Coin Magic 38
Unknown A Finger Gimlet
Variations 1935 Coin Magic 42
Unknown A Coin Through the Hand back of hand
1935 Coin Magic 15
Unknown A Penetrating Coin coin penetrates plate and falls into glass
1935 Coin Magic 43
Fred DeMuth Metal Versus Fabric one of two coins penetrates handkerchief, expansing of texture
1935 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 69
Unknown Filtration of Money - Advanced Method coin joins other coin wrapped in handkerchief, then both penetrate the silk
1935 Coin Magic 59
Unknown Coin Through Hat three coins pass one by one through a hat into a glass
1935 Coin Magic 13
Unknown Dime and Matchbox coin vanishes from under matchbox, coin penetrates matchbox
1935 Coin Magic 26
Unknown A Blindfold Detection marked coins shuffled among others coins in hat, performer finds first coin blindfolded, second penetrates hat
Related to 1935 Coin Magic 60
Unknown The Flying Coin marked coin travels from hand to hand to second coin and through table, then same with four coins, glass under table for last phase
1935 Coin Magic 9
Unknown Coin Through Table coin travels from hand over the table to coin held under the table
1935 Coin Magic 25
Unknown A Pile of Pennies die under paper tube transforms into coins, coins travel through table and die appears again under tube, hollow coin stack
1935 Coin Magic 36
Unknown Coin and String coin with hole penetrates string held by spectators
1935 Coin Magic 42
Unknown Coin Through Ring coin wrapped in handkerchief penetrates finger ring
1935 Coin Magic 41
Lu Brent "Here's Your Change---?" coin through knees, changes into small coins
Inspired by 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 22) 130
Conrad C. Bush Silver or Copper silver or copper coin penetrates handkerchief, expansion of texture
Related to 1936 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 20) 114
Arthur Monroe Voodoo hole coin on string is put in box and hidden, light turned out, in glowing light performer is seen to have box again and coin drops off cord, combined with card divination on blank card
Related to 1937 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 32) 208
Unknown Coin Through a Handkerchief shell
1938 Greater Magic 690
Unknown A Coin Penetration through cloth bag, using a wire ring
1938 Greater Magic 688
T.J. Crawford An Old One Revised coin from coin box on top of book on top of glass into glass
1938 Greater Magic 716
Unknown A Trick at the Counter
1938 Greater Magic 685
Unknown The "Perfect" Coins Through Table Trick ungaffed
1938 Greater Magic 694
Unknown Gold and Silver
1938 Greater Magic 692
Tom Osborne The Coin Penetration coin in glass, handkerchief wrapped around, coin penetrates through handkerchief at top
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 55
Charles Harris, Allan Lambie Secret of Satan coin in paper burned in ashtray on top of glass, it penetrates and falls into glass
Variations 1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 94) 583
Bob Hummer A Rare Coin Stunt coin in closed fist, other hand on top, quick upward motion and coin lies on top of fist
VariationsAlso published here 1941 Six More Hummers 11
Unknown Coin Through the Plate marked coin wrapped in paper and put on plate, plate on glass, paper burned, coin falls into glass
1941 After the Dessert 7
Al Baker The Stack of Quarters
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 178
Al Baker The Dinner Table Trick coin through tablecloth
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 181
Al Baker The Magical Filtration of Four Half Dollars
Related to 1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 175
Unknown Coin Through Handkerchief
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 90
Unknown Copper or Silver Penetration
Related to 1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 92
H.L. Schwaberow New Routine For the Quarter In the Beer Mug dissolving coin, instead of vanish, coin penetrates glass and table and lands in performer's hand
1942 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 16
Laurie Ireland Through the Palm
1942 Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 31
Harry Baker Penny-Tration seven pennies counted in spectator's hand, one penetrates it
Related toAlso published here 1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 11
Eddie Joseph The Penetration Change coin through hand as secret switch
1942 Coin and Money Magic 28
Eddie Joseph The Repeat Coin Trick marked coin penetrates into left fist, repeated a few times, then coin travels into spectator's pocket which is loaded during routine
1942 Coin and Money Magic 71
Edward Marlo Penetration and Audible Arrival two coins in silk, chosen one penetrates, then travels back with a clink
1942 Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 12
Tom Sellers Penetration coins in glass, handkerchief on top, coins travel through it on top
1942 That's Good! 16
James G. Thompson Jr. Silver Arrow
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 10) 38
Art Lyle Art Lyle Says: coin through handkerchief, how to make coins shiny and building an easy coin holdout
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 18) 77
Edward Marlo Marlo's Poor Man's Trick coin through head into glass, then through sleeve (apparently)
1942 Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 11
Edward Marlo Single Coin Routine vanishes and body penetrations
1942 Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 15
Franklin V. Taylor Blow Up marked coin penetrates inflated balloon
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 3) 11
Unknown Coin Through the Saucer marked coin visibly penetrates saucer
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 96
Hen Fetsch Cute! Huh! one of two coin penetrates a slate, name of selection appears on slate
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 41) 168
James G. Thompson Jr. Mystery on the Half Shell coin production, vanish and penetration of the pocket
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 26) 109
Joe Berg Coin Vanish as a penetration, trouser pocket, fabric is folded over coin
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 26) 109
James F. Herpick Dime Delusion two small glasses mouth-to-mouth, coin through whisky glass
Also published here 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 171
Nelson Hahne Dime Through Hand
Related to 1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 145
Paul Morris Coin through the Handkerchief
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 159
Unknown Coin Through The Hat
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 170
George G. Kaplan Coin Extraction Perfected two coins wrapped in handkerchief, chosen one penetrates fabric
Mar. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 10) 43
Unknown Whose? same as Expansion of Texture - Expanded!
Related to 1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 68) 278
The Great Fataque In the Fold coin vanishes in trouser fold, also as a penetration into pocket
Related to 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 79) 321
Jean Hugard Through the Knee coins through knee, seated
Jan. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 8) 96
Jean Hugard Through the Table Top coins through table, with glass
Jan. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 8) 96
Chester Morris The Morris Plan Coin in handkerchief secured by a ring, penetrates the ring
1945 My Best 210
Dai Vernon Kangaroo Coins into glass
Variations 1946 Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 35
John Scarne Silver and Copper Trick coin through pocket follow up
1946 Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 18
Phil Huckabee The Penny-trating Coin one of two coins penetrates spectator's hand, penny/dime set
1947 Watch This One! 94
J. B. Bobo, Phil Huckabee Peregrinating Quarters
1947 Watch This One! 101
Unknown Through the Table coin on table, spectator presses performer's hand on top and it penetrates table, with a misdirection sleeving
1947 Watch This One! 81
Unknown Coin-Extraction Perfected two coins and a handkerchief
Variations 1948 The Fine Art of Magic 251
Arthur H. Buckley Coin Through Handkerchief
1948 Principles and Deceptions 90
Unknown The Stack of Quarters
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 242
Tom Fitzgerald Penny Anted coin slide, penetration of a match
1948 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 149) 600
Arthur H. Buckley The Click Pass and the Table tapping coins on underside of table as sound effect
1948 Principles and Deceptions 69
Arthur H. Buckley Passing Several Coins Through a Table at which you are seated three coins in each hand and one odd coin, Han Ping Chien
1948 Principles and Deceptions 85
Arthur H. Buckley Chinese Coin Mystery chinese coin with hole penetrates string
Inspired by 1948 Principles and Deceptions 49
Harry King A Coin, a Ring and a Handkerchief handkerchief held out by two spectators, coin placed on top, corners threaded through ring to lock coin in place, performer removes coin under cover
1948 Principles and Deceptions 51
U. F. Grant Quarter Thru Finger Ring coin in handkerchief, corner threaded through ring, coin pulled through, wafer cookie
Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 15
Don Tanner Coin Thru the Hand two methods (sticky and sleeving)
Sep. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 10
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
Nepomuk Nepomuk's Necromancy two coins penetrate cigar box
Also published here 1950 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 200) 798
Ross Bertram The Porous Paw
1951 Stars of Magic (Vol. 9 No. 1) 135
Al Baker The Stack of Quarters improved method
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 426
Dr. Theodore Sack Dr. Sack's Cent impromptu version for penny in wooden tube penetrates matchstick
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 229) 915
Jack Yeager Dime, Penny and Bottle Cap dime penetrates bottle cap, covered with a penny
Also published here
  • Jack Yeager's "Second Portfolio of Tricks"
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 5
Dave Coleman Coin Through a Card (The Folding Quarter) with handkerchief
1952 Modern Coin Magic 291
Dr. Weyeneth Tisch-Trick coin is pushed through a small slit in a card, from "Hokuspokus" magazine, see p. 997 for idea by Gerald Kosky
Variations 1952 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 247) 987
Ross Bertram, Clyde Cairy, Unknown Through the Hand three methods a. Inside out (Clyde Cairy Method) b. through the fist, rubbing c. Inside out (Ross Bertram Method)
1952 Modern Coin Magic 66
Unknown Coin through Hand
1952 Modern Coin Magic 183
John Ramsay Coin through Hand with extra coin
1952 Modern Coin Magic 185
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 1 With a Single Coin
1952 Modern Coin Magic 341
Bob Hummer A Rare Coin Stunt coin in closed fist, other hand on top, quick upward motion and coin lies on top of fist
Also published here 1952 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1952) 5
Unknown Through a Handkerchief two methods (fake wrapping and steal)
1952 Modern Coin Magic 68
Jimmy Buffaloe Double Penetration two coins through handkerchief
1952 Modern Coin Magic 71
Stewart Judah, Orville Wayne Meyer Silver or Copper Extraction two coins wrapped in handkerchief, spectator can chose which should penetrate. Three methods
1952 Modern Coin Magic 174
Unknown Copper Penetration two coins, one is wrapped into a handkerchief and hold by the spectator, the other coin penetrates the silk
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 178
Jimmy Buffaloe Perfect Coin Through Handkerchief shell
1952 Modern Coin Magic 270
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 3 With a Single Coin
1952 Modern Coin Magic 342
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 4 with copper/silver
1952 Modern Coin Magic 342
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 12
1952 Modern Coin Magic 346
Dudley Fossum Tough Trough coin through handkerchief
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 269) 1076
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's "Pride"
1952 Stars of Magic (Vol. 10 No. 1) 145
Unknown Knee-zy Vanish coin through knee, twice
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 50
Unknown Through the Leg two methods
1952 Modern Coin Magic 63
Unknown Rubbed Through the Leg through leg
1952 Modern Coin Magic 64
Stewart James Jimmy Valentine Picks a Lock two coins wrapped in handkerchief and the corner pulled through a padlock, one is named and that one is removed, nickel & penny set
1952 Modern Coin Magic 236
Unknown To Pass a Coin Trough the Knees
1952 Modern Coin Magic 316
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 2 With a Single Coin
1952 Modern Coin Magic 341
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 8
1952 Modern Coin Magic 344
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 9
1952 Modern Coin Magic 344
Cy Keller, Hen Fetsch Hole the Coin coin transforms in process
Inspired by 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 261) 1043
Han Ping Chien, J. B. Bobo, Stewart Judah Coins Through the Table eight coins, four penetrate the table, four versions
1.) Classic Han Ping Chien
2.) without putting the coins on the knee
3.) with an odd ninth coin
4.) Steward Judah, six pennies, one nickel
1952 Modern Coin Magic 191
Unknown Coin Through Box and the Hand with a description of four coins through table with the okito box
1952 Modern Coin Magic 221
Rolland Hamblen 85¢ Through the Table (The $1.35 Trick) several coins through handkerchief and table, $1.35 shell set
1952 Modern Coin Magic 241
Unknown Penetration coin through table
1952 Modern Coin Magic 113
Frank Garcia Coin Through Table Ruse simulating the tabbing of a coin from underneath the table
1952 Modern Coin Magic 114
Al Baker, Frank Garcia The Magical Filtration of Four Half Dollars four coins through the table, one by one, with a variation on the last coin by Frank Garcia
Related toVariations 1952 Modern Coin Magic 193
Stewart Judah Rattle Box Routine coin penetrates glass and table, other coin travels from box to glass, rattle box
1952 Modern Coin Magic 207
Milton Kort Coins Through the Table with shell and glass
Variations 1952 Modern Coin Magic 276
Milton Kort Routine No. 15 Too Many Coins
1952 Modern Coin Magic 348
Kirk Stiles Slip Clip coin through table
1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 269) 1075
Frank Garcia Here is Frank's method for last coin through table
1952 Modern Coin Magic 196
Stewart James Money Paper paper disc penetrates a stack of four pennies and ends up inside a business card, nickel & penny set
1952 Modern Coin Magic 237
Al Leech An Impromptu a coin travels to a second coin, a third coin is pulled through the cloth of the trousers
1952 Manipulating with Leech 10
Al Leech A Penny's Worth
1952 Manipulating with Leech 11
Unknown Pocket Vanish coin through trouser to the inside pocket, then it vanishes
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 52
Dave Coleman, Unknown Through the Pocket three methods
a. one coin
b. with extra coin
c. false transfer (Dave Coleman Method)
1952 Modern Coin Magic 65
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, L'Homme Masqué, Dai Vernon The Expansion of Texture - Expanded! two coins, one is wrapped into a handkerchief and hold by the spectator, the other coin penetrates the silk
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 181
Unknown Coin Through a Ring with a handkerchief, two methods
  • a.) folding coin
  • b.) fake wrapping
1952 Modern Coin Magic 171
Stewart James Sqeeze Play coin through hole in poker chip and ring, with handkerchief, shell
1952 Modern Coin Magic 235
Tommy Vanderschmidt No Rivet coins through hand, covered by match box drawer, cap and pence variation
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 291) 1163
Fay Smith Follow Up on Hummer's Rare Coin Stunt coin penetrates from back of the hand into fist, reversed Hummer effect
Inspired by 1953 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953) 14
Walter Essman Drop It! paper tube with staple in the center, coin penetrates staple
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 292) 1167
Walter Essman Tube Teaser coin travels in closed plastic tube which is filled with a liquid, under handkerchief
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 294) 1175
Tommy Vanderschmidt Thru coins through table, with a tube
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 289) 1156
Dr. Jacob Daley Coin Thru the Table sequence, demonstration of rhythm
Also published here 1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 302) 6
Horace E. Bennett Half Dollar Through Saucer and falls into glass
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 322) 94
Horace E. Bennett Coin Extraction silver and copper coin in Handkerchief, named coin is pulled out
1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 322) 96
John Howie Holed Out coin through smaller hole in paper
Variations 1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 333) 140
Harry Baker Penny-Tration seven pennies counted in spectator's hand, one penetrates it
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 36
Don Alan A Las Vegas Fairy Tale through spectator's hand, with a cone and small die
1956 Pretty Sneaky 28
Don Alan Lifesavers and Your Quarter Stack stack of coins idea
1956 Pretty Sneaky 41
Derek Vernon Necromancy two coins penetrate cigar box
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 57
Don Alan Flaming Han Ping Chien (Presentation) with four coins and a match
1956 Pretty Sneaky 27
James G. Thompson Jr. Presto - The Coins Through the Table four coins
Variations 1956 Top Secrets of Magic 120
Unknown Wraparound Vanish coin disappears in trouser fold, appears in pocket, penetration
1956 The Best in Magic 37
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
Edward Marlo Sans Dupliate coin through paper and card case
1957 Coining Magic 19
Edward Marlo S.O.C. half dollar and three copper coins, transposition, coins to box, coins through card case, see also page 40
Related toVariations 1957 Coining Magic 24
Edward Marlo Impromptu S.O.C. Routine no copper/silver coin
Related to 1957 Coining Magic 33
Edward Marlo Hand Penetration wrapped in paper
1957 Coining Magic 17
L'Homme Masqué, Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Dai Vernon Expansion of Texture
1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 108
Bert Allerton The Stack of Quarters through spectator's hand, with a bill
1958 The Close-Up Magician 14
John Howie Psychicoin spirit taps, with coin and ashtray, eventually coin penetrates ashtray
Inspired by
  • L. Vosburgh Lyon's "The Tapping Ball" in Bruce Elliott's "Magic as a Hobby"
1958 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 348) 219
Fred Kaps Coin Through Hand penny is put on back of closet hand and covered with a silver dollar, penny penetrates hand
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 5
Fred Kaps Coin Through Handkerchief
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 7
Fred Kaps Coins Through Table four coins, with thread
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 9
Fred Kaps Ring Off String ring is released of a string behind a book
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 7
Dr. Stanley Jaks Das Münzenwunder copper silver are covered with walnut shell, one penetrates one of two slates held by spectator
Also published here 1961 Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 26
Ronald B. Edwards The Ambitious Quarter ambitious coin
1961 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 354) 245
Mac MacDonald Coin Vanish coin dropped in glass under handkerchief, penetrates glass, see p. 93 for more information
1962 Malini and His Magic 46
Milton Kort Cup-hola Paper cup has small hole at the bottom, large coin placed in cup, manages to fall through the hole
1962 Kort Is Now In Session 15
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Pride
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 131
Ernest W. Brady You Son of a Witch coin is pierced with pin and is unharmed again
1964 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 392) 397
Eugene Gloye Hydro Seal glass with water is sealed with rubber, inside glass on rubber are three coins, one is selected and penetrates rubber / dental dam
1965 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 394) 402
Gerald Kosky Penny-Thru two effects with steel pennies and postcard with magnet, coin to glass and coin assembly
1966 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66) 12
Paul Morris Nail Through Half Dollar (originally from Hugard's Magic Monthly)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 478
Louis Tannen Blasted coin penetrates inverted glass which is on gaffed tray
Related to 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 486
Louis Tannen Blasted, Jr.
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 488
Milton Kort Magnetic Stack of Quarters
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 457
John Mulholland The Mulholland Box cross-breeding of Okito and Al-'N-Nate
  • To Cause Six Coins to Disappear Inside A Closed Box
  • To Return The Six Coins to the Box
  • Coin Penetrating Box and Hand
  • Another Coin Penetration
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 491
Milton Kort Paul Fox Coin Cups Routine coins penetrate cup and hand, then cup penetrates and coins remain
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 495
Milton Kort, Walter Wilson, Ron Bauer The O-Korto Box Routine coins penetrate hand, spectator cannot place coins into box, box penetrates hand and coins remain, two routines
Related to 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 497
Stewart Judah "Mystic Coins" Routine coins and chrome cap
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 506
Gerard "Bruno" Bruning The Flash Silver and Copper silver and copper coin wrapped in flash paper in ash tray, lighted, copper penetrates ash tray, "Gerald Bruning"
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 471
U. F. Grant The Queen Bows coin penetrates tray and falls into glass underneath
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 482
J. B. Bobo The Come and Go Coin coin appears from handkerchief, penetrates it and vanishes (originally from Gen)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 357
Richard N. Oslund Rising Coin Through Handkerchief
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 422
Edward Marlo, Takeshi Nemoto Hanktration coin visibly penetrates handkerchief and falls into glass
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 483
J. B. Bobo The Stack of Quarters
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 455
Unknown The Dam Coin Trick coin through dental dam
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 430
J. B. Bobo Coin on the Stick chinese coin
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 466
Slydini Psychological Coins Through (originally from MUM & Gen)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 369
Mike Rogers Pouring Pennies Through a Table glass of pennies is poured through table, bottomless glass
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 412
Walter Rollins Coins Through Table four different sized coins, into glass
Related toVariations 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 450
Stewart Judah Chinatown Dollar Routine chinese coin and dollar are in handkerchief on table, one coin removed, they transpose in various phases
Related toVariations 1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 459
Horace Goldin The Witch-Doctor's Coin chinese coin and string routine, two routines (originally from Sphinx)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 463
Stewart Judah A Copper and Silver Release coins threaded on string, penny and dime set
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 468
Ross Bertram Coin In A Tumbler
Related toAlso published here 1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 202
Steve Belchou, U. F. Grant Grand Slam marked one of three coins penetrates filled glass covered with handkerchief
Mar. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 5) 89
Ben Christopher Extraction middle glass of stack of three has water, stack covered, coins are thrown in an some of them penetrate top glass, de Kolta Glass
Variations June 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 8) 105
Jack Ganson German Box Routine six pennies penetrate hand and handkerchief
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 57
J. W. Sarles Silver Ghost coin through handkerchief into glass, tape
May 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 95
Arthur Setterington Push Through coin through matchbox
1967 Stranger Mysteries 7
John Benzais With Six Coins Han Ping Chien type
1967 The Best of Benzais 11
John Benzais Again With Six Coins Han Ping Chien type
1967 The Best of Benzais 14
John Benzais One Handed Method four coins at once, see also Slydini's "New Version of the Coins Through the Table" (Magic of Slydini, p. 131)
1967 The Best of Benzais 16
Lewis Ganson Coins Through same structure as Jack Ganson's routine
Related to 1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 61
Lewis Ganson, Slydini, Dai Vernon Coins Through the Table six coins, a ring and Ganson's Cushion
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 225
John Benzais First Effect - For One Coin single marked coin, part of "Coins Through the Table (A Complete Routine)"
Variations 1967 The Best of Benzais 2
John Benzais Second Effect (For Two Coins) with glass, part of "Coins Through the Table (A Complete Routine)"
Related to 1967 The Best of Benzais 3
John Benzais Third Effect (For Four Coins)
Variations 1967 The Best of Benzais 5
Roger Klause Coins For Connoisseurs four coins through table
Related to 1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 190
John Benzais Transit Dime dime on card case or cigarette pack penetrates cellophane wrapper from outside
1967 The Best of Benzais 21
John Benzais Follow-Up for Transit dime on card case or cigarette pack penetrates cellophane wrapper from inside
1967 The Best of Benzais 22
Albert Goshman Coins Thru the Table one by one, four coins
Also published here 1968 Coins Thru the Table 2
Eddie Joseph Ballistic Coin card chosen, bottle cap with two coins placed on deck, deck on glass, bottom cards removed one by one, then one coin penetrates rest of deck into glass, bottom card is selection
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 90
Dan Tong Perambulating Coins various travels and hand penetration with penny and nickle, using gimmick with penny/nickle glued together
1969 HEX! 70
Eddie Joseph Crash Entry empty left hand wrapped in handkerchief with rubber band around wrist, coins in right hand slapped against wrapped hand, coins penetrate handkerchief and hand into left hand
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 86
Horace E. Bennett In and Out Part 1 two coins in handkerchief, named one penetrates the fabric
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 155
Eddie Joseph Secret Exit three copper and three silver coins in handkerchief, fixed with ring and knot, then put in transparent plastic bag, named three coins penetrate handkerchief into plastic bag
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 134
David Berglas The Vanish Of the Stack Of Pence for the cap and pence trick
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 212
Horace E. Bennett Dissimilar Coins Through Table four different coins penetrate table, last one upwards
Inspired by 1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 138
Horace E. Bennett Part 2 silver coin in handkerchief held by spectator, copper penetrates fabric and joins the other coin
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 160
Frank Travis The Ball Bounces using Slotted Glass, coins placed in handkerchief and in tumbler, rubber ball on top and silk with coins are extracted
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 61
Jules Lenier Triple Penetration coin through hand, three phases
1970 Triple Penetration 2
Roy Johnson Solo Coins Through Table with four coins, glass and Okito Box
Inspired by 1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 55
Roland Hurley, Richard Himber Chinese Enigma dollar and ribbon in spectator's pocket, chinese coin in hand, they change places, reconstructed from an advertisement description of Richard Himber
1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 101
Dai Vernon Expansion of Texture
1970 Expanded Lecture Notes 17
Roy Johnson Expansion of Texture three phases, first two with only one coin and handkerchief
1970 The Roy Johnson Experience 7
J. W. Sarles Quicksilver marked coin locked in silk with ring, repeat
Related to May 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 7) 336
Thomas "Zampini" McKee Pentro-Rama coin and three playing cards, coin penetrates card on hand
1971 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 18) 88
Jules DeBarros The Hammam Routine signed coin penetrates table and falls in a glass, transforms and travels under other hand, big medallion appears as kicker
1971 The Coins of Ishtar 52
Derek Dingle The International Coin Trick four different coins trough table with glass
Related toAlso published here 1971 Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 37
Roy Johnson, Bob Ostin Ostin-Tatious coin penetrates table and arrives under handkerchief on the table several time, then it changes into another coin
Related to
  • Bob Ostin's "Fingertip Fantasies"
1971 Second Time Around 1
Larry Austin Coin Concatenation coin penetrates pocket, coin jumps from pocket to handkerchief several times, vanish
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 223
Derek Dingle International Coin Trick four different coins with glass
Also published here 1971 ca. Dingle's Deceptions 11
Derek Dingle International Coin Trick four different coins with glass
Also published here 1971 ca. Dingle's Deceptions 11
Robert (Bob) Hess 22¢ Trick two glasses with a dime and penny in each, dime penetrates bottom of each, see also p. 640 for suggestion by reader
Variations Feb. 1972 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 487
Charles Waller Card Thru Plate
1972 The Living End 17
Unknown A Card Through the Plate
1972 The Living End 91
Mike Rogers Cap & Pence Handling
1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 59
Brooks Conner Copper or Silver five copper and five silver coins are interlaced, named coins penetrate table
Related to 1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 389
Sheldon Atterbury Copper and Silver Through Table two coins through table, using lever-type shell
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 241
Tony Spina Coin Through Table single coin
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 281
Pete Biro No Lapping Coins Through Table hook coin, hoo-coin
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 299
Pete Biro Kneet! coin into glass
Related to 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 12) 93
Fred Kaps International Coins Through Table with different coins and a glass
Related to 1972 Fred Kaps Lecture 2
Jerry Mentzer Miracle Coins Thru Playing Cards repeat penetration of card, falls into glass underneath
Inspired by
  • J. H. Thompson's "A Good 5c Pass" (Linking Ring)
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 91
Lin Searles Thru A Quarter
Autumn 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8th Folio) 674
Tony Kardyro Stand Up Quarter and Half Penetration quarter and half penetrate back of performer's hand
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 96
Dan Tong Texture Expanded
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 57
Derek Dingle Coins Thru Table four coins
  • The First Coin (after Thompson Jr.)
  • The Second Coin
  • The Third Coin (after Vernon)
  • The Last Coin
  • Alternate Handling of the First Coin
  • Second Alternate Handling
see also p. 625 and p. 711
Inspired byVariations Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 581
Karl Fulves Coins Thru Table shout out for Roger Klause's routine
Related to Jan. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 3) 585
Charles T. Jordan Newest Coin Up Sleeve coin dropped in sleeve and pulled through fabric at elbow, from the 1920s
Oct. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 682
Tenkai Ishida Tenkai's Copper-Silver Daley Notebook #477
June 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 8) 627
John Carney Coins Thru the Table four coins, one by one, with glass under table
1973 (ca.) Revolutionary Close Up — Part One 3
Karl Fulves Money in the Bank penny dropped in piggy bank, then it turns out that piggy bank has no slit, see also p. 758 for comment by Marvin Johnson
Feb. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 709
Bob Read Bob's Business for Coins Through Table when hand comes from under the table, it is a monster hand, joke
1974 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 4) 37
Amedeo Vacca Han Pin Chien - Remembered sixteen pennies and finger ring
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 89
Bob Read Bob's Business for Coins Through the Table gag, wooden block from table
1974 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Amedeo Vacca Lightning Coin Vanish lightning pull, also on silk or for last through-table
Related to 1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 83
Karl Fulves Thru The Table single coin through table, playing card used in handling
Apr. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 6) 727
Rick Johnsson Kamikazee Koins one of two coins (copper and silver) penetrates table, see p. 786 for credit information
Inspired byRelated to Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 794
Amedeo Vacca Penetrating Copper copper and silver in handkerchief, locked with finger ring, named coin penetrates ring
1974 Amedeo's Continental Magic 85
Jerry Mentzer Miracle Coins thru Playing Card card rests on glass and coin repeatedly penetrates it and fall in glass
1975 Close Up Cues 24
Karl Fulves Shatter four coins tossed towards window, one marked coin penetrates to other side, stooge
Aug. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1040
Al Schneider Dynamic Coin one coin routine
1975 Al Schneider On Coins 87
Scotty York A Triple Penetration of a Coin Through the Hand three times, two coins
Variations 1975 Coins 3
John Ramsay Coin Through Hand
1975 Coins 3
Jerry Mentzer Penny thru Hand penny grows to dollar-sized penny during hand penetration
1975 Super Cents 7
Al Schneider One Coin Through
Related to 1975 Al Schneider On Coins 81
Francis Carlyle Silver-Copper Extraction two coins in handkerchief, named coin penetrates it
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 56
Ross Bertram Coins Through The Table eight coins, four through the table into the other hand
1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 5) 62
Scotty York Han Ping Chien Again two phases, with three silver and three copper coins, see also Gerald Kosky's "Penetrating Coin" in "The Gen" (vol. 10 no. 11)
1975 Coins 21
Karl Fulves Boxed In "Okito Box Notes Nr. 6" (actually part 7)
four coins in box, the box (!) penetrates table
July 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 980
Joel Moskowitz Tyriffic secret pocket in tie
Aug. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1039
Francis Carlyle Coins through the Table Han Ping Chien type, six coins and one odd coin
Also published here 1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 25
Horace E. Bennett Easy Coins Thru the Table - Plus four coins, first one by one and eventually all at once
Related to 1975 Bennett's Best 31
Milton Kort, Horace E. Bennett Four Coins Thru Table with a handkerchief
1975 Bennett's Best 35
Al Schneider Three Halves Through
1975 Al Schneider On Coins 53
Al Schneider, Milton Kort Quick Shot three coins under glass through table, glass through table as a kicker, inspired by Kort's "Coins Through the Table" from Bobo
1975 Al Schneider On Coins 55
Bob Hamilton Soft Spot stand up coins through table, four coins and a glass, Blu-Tack
1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 10) 120
Scotty York A "Bit" with Four Coins coins through table, as a climax a drill appears
1975 Lecture 47
Rick Johnsson Bottoms Up three coins penetrate through table upwards, visibly appearing in upside down plastic beer glass, slot in glass
  • The Mug Move
  • The Routine
  • Notes
see p. 1053 for vague Dick Zimmerman credit
Jan. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 3) 833
De Vega Elastic three coins dropped on table, one vanishes or penetrates table, folding coin simulates third coin, with ideas by Karl Fulves and J. G. Thompson, Jr
Also published here
  • "Elastic" (The Sphinx, 1918)
June 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 8) 969
Francis Carlyle Expansion of Texture standard l'Homme Masqué method
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 49
Derek Dingle Stand Up Coins Through the Table four coins
1975 (ca.) Additional Deceptions 3
John Ramsay, Andrew Galloway Coin and Jam Jar Routine coin penetrates an empty jam jar three times
1976 Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 7) 230
John Carney Glass Penetration
1976 Enigma 10
Slydini Applying the Moves short coin routine, vanish, reproduction and through the hand
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 28
Slydini Another Routine short coin routine, vanish, reproduction and through the hand
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 28
Slydini One Coin Routine eleven phases, featuring lapping vanishes, retrievals, hand penetration
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 70
Derek Dingle Coins Thru the Hand
  • Stand-Up Coins Thru The Table
  • In The Spectator's Hand Version (coins penetrate performer's hand and drop into spectator's hand)
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #4) 924
Larry Jennings Coins and Handkerchief
Related toAlso published here 1976 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 3) 325
Slydini A Simple Routine for learning Han Ping Chien
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 51
Slydini Six Coins and English Penny using Han Ping Chien
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 63
Slydini Six Coins and a Ring using Han Ping Chien
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 65
Slydini Six Coins using Han Ping Chien
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 67
Slydini Four Coin Routine using Han Ping Chien
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 68
Karl Fulves Notes By Fulves three copper and three silver coins alternately put in one hand, one type travels through table
Inspired byRelated to 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #2) 895
Harvey Rosenthal The 1957 Coins Thru Table two copper and two silver coins, silver coins penetrate table, three phases
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #3) 912
Slydini Two Coin Routine one in each hand, one travels through table
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 69