50 entries in Silk & Handkerchief / Knot Effects / Sympathetic Silks
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Oswald Rae Sympathetic Silks brief description, two sets of three handkerchiefs, second phase, named color unties
1929 More Practical Patter 1
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Traveling Knot knot travels from performer's silk to spectator's (single) silk, using Ideal Color Change dye tube
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 26
Edward Proudlock Proudlock's Version of the Sympathetic Silks with six handkerchiefs, three different colors
1936 Edward Proudlock's Version of the Sympathetic Silks 11
Edward Proudlock Some Suggested "Patter"
1936 Edward Proudlock's Version of the Sympathetic Silks 25
Edward Victor, G. W. Hunter The "Super" Sympathetic Silks silks hanging from a rod, using a chair and a table, silk fall on their own
1937 Magic of the Hands 46
Oscar Weigle Twin Sympathy second set of silks unties and ties in sympathy with another set
1939 Do That Again! 59
Al Baker The Sympathetic Silks "Streamline Version", four silks
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 201
Harlan Tarbell The Sympathetic Silks
Also published here 1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 378
Unknown Another Counting Version false count for sympathetic silks
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 380
Unknown Using a Chair Display for Counting Silks
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 381
Unknown 5 - Sympathetic Silks using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86)
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 87
Sam Leo Horowitz Horowitz Knot Transposition two silks, one knotted, transposition
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 302
Al Baker Sympathetic Silks
Variations 1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 347
Tony Lopilato Sympathetic Silks six silks
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 99
Harold G. Beaumont The Sympathetic Ropes three tied ropes are put in one hat, three separate ropes in another, then the other set is knotted
1952 Routined Manipulation — Part Two 80
Charlie Edwards Dissolving Knots
Also published here 1954 Routined Manipulation Finale 83
Ken Brooke Knot-Out knotting for setting up unknotting in sympathetic silks
  • The Reef Knot
  • To Upset the Knot
1956 Unconventional Magic 27
Ken Brooke The Sympathetic Silks
1956 Unconventional Magic 30
Ken Brooke The False Count for Sympathetic Silks
1956 Unconventional Magic 31
Eddie Joseph My Sympathetic Silks four silks
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 220
Lewis Ganson Introduction effect description, requirements,preparation, to hide the knots, set-up, performance
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 2
Lewis Ganson Stage One - The Pick-Up from a chair, hiding the knots
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 7
Lewis Ganson Stage Two - The Count
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 8
Lewis Ganson Stage Three - Tying the Silks
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 9
Lewis Ganson Stage Four - The Secret Untying
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 10
Lewis Ganson Stage Five - The Sympathetic Tying
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 12
Lewis Ganson Stage Six - The Sympathetic Untying rubber band
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 12
Lewis Ganson The Climax
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 13
Lewis Ganson Notes 1. The Reef or Square Knot
2. Rubber Bands
3. A Different Set-Up
1977 The Sympathetic Silks 14
Howard Huntington Sympathetic Silks blendo finale
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 152
Slydini Slydini's Sympathetic Silks
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 70
Ken Brooke Knot-Out knotting method for Sympathetic Silks
Also published here 1980 Ken Brooke's Magic — The Unique Years 79
Harry Baron Der Goldin'sche Tüchertrick
Also published here
  • Magic Info, May/June 1976
Nov. 1984 Intermagic (Vol. 11 No. 2) 86
Unknown Sympathetic Silks (1937)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 25
Karl Fulves Sympathetic Silks chapter intro
1988 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 76
Harlan Tarbell Sympathetic Silks No. 30
Also published here 1988 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 80
Charlie Edwards Edwards' Schmelzende Knoten
Also published here Feb. 1988 Intermagic (Vol. 13 No. 3) 117
Arturo de Ascanio Nuevo Desanudamiento de Pañuelos version for Goldin Silks
Also published here
  • "A.M.A." N° 12, 1959.
1992 La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 4 130
Alexander de Cova Master Silk Routine
Inspired byVariations 1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 1
Billy McComb At Homb with McComb - Sympathetic Silks
1997 Virtual Foolery 19
Alexander de Cova Improved Master Silk Routine
  • Die verbesserte Variante
Inspired byVariations 1998 Secrets No. 2 11
Ken Brooke Knoten-Beseitigung knotting method for Sympathetic Silks
Also published here 1998 Intermagic (Vol. 22 No. 3) 121
Alexander de Cova Master Silks further improvement
Inspired by 2002 Homemade Magic 32
Ron Bauer Four Squares and a Knot sympathetic silks with only four silks and one knot, observation test presentation
2003 Four Squares and a Knot 2
Ron Bauer Some History... credit information
2003 Four Squares and a Knot 11
Ron Bauer A Sympathetic Count false count with silks already knotted
2003 Four Squares and a Knot 12
Ron Bauer A Sympathetic Knot
2003 Four Squares and a Knot 14
Alexander de Cova Der Meister-Tuchtrick latest version
2011 Seminar-Leviten 8
Ignacio López El Misterio de los Pañuelos Simpáticos three phases, with a glass
Also published here 2018 Sobre Magia de Salón 37
Ignacio López Sympathetic Silks three phases, with a glass
Also published here 2019 On Parlour Magic 16