37 entries in Rope / Penetration / Thumb Tie
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Henri Decremps Deux moyens différens, l'un ancien, l'autre nouveau, de le faire lier les pouces, & de se délier en un instant. "Métamorphose d'un verre en morceaux de papier. Réflexions sur les fausses théories. Prétention absurde. Preuve captieuse de cette prétention." (title continued) more tricks by Pilferer, two methods for thumb tie and a glass is thrown into the air where it changes into confetti / pieces of cards, seated, thoughts about vanishing an object by throwing it into the air and the advantages of using confetti
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 18
Ten Ichi, Paul von Kalnassy Bindeproduktion nach Ten-Ichi
Feb. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 40
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rubber Band Thumb Tie Method thumb tie with rubber bands
1934 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 1
Dr. Edward G. Ervin The Adhesive Tape Tie
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 526
Tom Sellers A Useful Thumb Tie
1943 Magical Mixture 18
Harlan Tarbell Chow Sen Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 274
Frank Ducrot Frank Ducrot Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 275
Jack Miller Jack Miller Thumb Tie knotting method
Variations 1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 276
Harlan Tarbell Simplex Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 277
Harlan Tarbell "Li Ling" Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 279
Ten Ichi Ten Ichi Thumb Tie longer routine
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 264
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Tape Tie tape is simply cut through
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 280
Unknown Modernized Ten Ichi Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 271
Harlan Tarbell Chinese Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 281
Unknown Tip-Top Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 272
Mel Forrester Rubber Band Thumb Tie knotting method
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 283
Jack Yeager The Jack Yeager Thumb Tie Trick gimmicked cord
1947 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 20
Jack Yeager Glorifying Your Magic 1. Califaction of Handkerchiefs (silks in dove pan merge together)
2. How to spell trust? (oddity on coin)
3. Key Card Placement (Charlier Pass)
4. 20th Century Silks idea
5. Zombie Idea (floating flower pot)
6. Comedy bits with a stooge
7. Miser's Dream Shower (with handkerchief)
8. Thumb Tip Idea (with scotch tape)
9. Thimble color change
10. The cotton bunny (cotton bunny to real one, dove pan)
1948 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 12
Allessandro Magic Quickies
  • Deep Freeze Trick
  • Head Chopper
  • Children's Shows
  • Thumb Tie
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 18
Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie
1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 231
Alex Elmsley Physical Medium jacket is removed while thumbs are tied
Also published here 1959 Low Cunning 2
Edward Marlo Marlo's Thumb Tie
1965 Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 17
Karl Fulves Babel Willard's thumb tie presentation, coding with dog whistle over telephone (see also p. 68), ectoplasm
May 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 7) 176
Paul Rosini, Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie
1970 Expanded Lecture Notes 28
Tom Fitzgerald Tom's Thumb Tie Illusion illusion, wooden block penetrates hands, thumb tied around a guillotine-like stand
1972 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 48) 239
Ten Ichi, Patrick Page The Thumb Tie
1976 The Big Book of Magic 298
Jim Ryan Jim's Thumb Tie
1977 Lecture Notes Bar Magic 14
Paul Fox The Thumb Tie
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 140
Karrell Fox Ringaround phase for thumb tie routine with large ring
1979 Another Book 267
Unknown The Malayan Thumb Tie No. 82
1983 101 Psychic Tests 23
Shigeo Takagi Takagi Thumb-Tie
1986 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 99
Alex Elmsley Physical Medium jacket is removed while thumbs are tied
Also published here 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 200
Chapeau Die Daumenfessel
1991 Hardcore 90
Steve Bedwell Bracelet Wrist Tie
Inspired by
  • "Dunninger's Thumb Tie" (Sixteen Thumb Tie Gems, Max Andrews)
1998 ca. Flexing and Twisting 14
Alan "Ace" Greenberg In-Your-Face Thumbtie using fake fingertip
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 138
John Lovick Houdini Outdone! handcuff escape, linking with spectators arms
Inspired by
  • "Cuff Links" (Harry Anderson, Wise Guy, 1993)
  • "The Incredible Suit Jacket Escape" (Anthony Lindan, DVD, 2010)
2016 The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 121
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay The Permanent Linking Rings
Inspired by 2020 Parlour Tricks 273