21 entries in Match & Matchbox / Match / Vanish
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Carl Willmann Die verschwindenden Streichhölzchen matches vanish, slipped under finger ring
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 4) 62
A. J. Die Streichholzschachtel im Dienste der Magie uses of match box in magic tricks, back palm with matchbox
1. appearing silk
2. vanishing silik
3. color change with matchbox cover as secret tube
4. matchboxes travel from one hat to another
5. vanishing matches
6. coin travels from box to box
7. double color changing silk in rolled up paper, silk to paper streamer
8. appearing spring flowers
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 101
Lu Brent A Match Box Melange Dollar bill vanishes, travels to matchbox that was previously full of matches (matches have vanished, leaving only the bill)
Novel Magic 11
Lu Brent He Watches the Matches Three matchboxes, one full two empty. Matchbox monte routine, ending is all three boxes are empty (rattle box)
Novel Magic 13
Unknown Vanishing Matches vanishing from box
Greater Magic 830
William Larsen For Magi Only! vanish of matches
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 7) 3
Franklin M. Chapman Impromptu Match Routine
  • blowing match out through sleeve
  • burnt match head pops off, invisible hair
  • vanish of pieces
  • jumbo match appears
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 12) 3
T. Nelson Downs Matchless Digits three matches disappear and reappear in bare hands
Select Secrets 30
Verne Chesbro, James G. Thompson Jr. Popper Upper match on business card covered by matchbook, penetrates it twice, match vanishes in the end
Related toVariations The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 43) 176
Tom Bowyer Match Vanish after lighting a cigarette
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 11) 46
U. F. Grant Rising and Vanishing Match match rises out of matchbox, vanishes in handkerchief
Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 7
Nate Leipzig Vanish of the Matches matches vanish and appear in handkerchief
Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 150
Unknown II. Match Vanish thumb tip handling
Close-up Cavalcade 52
Arthur Emerson Match Weight four matchbooks, spectator removes a match from one, performer divines it, then matches vanish from a matchbooks
Close-up Cavalcade 161
Patrick Page The Vanishing Match
Also published here The Big Book of Magic 171
Gene Anderson Son of Morning burning match vanishes in fist
Fork Full of Appetizers 53
Patrick Page The Lighted Match Vanish
Related toAlso published here Book of Thumb Tips 14
Roy Cottee The Hole(y) Tearer routine with paper napkin
  • hole torn in center, torn out piece is smaller than hole
  • both rolled up and bigger ball vanishes when lit
  • match vanishes and found in smaller ball
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 115
Roger Klause Smokeless vanish of lit match, then lit cigarette, thumb tip handling details
Variations Roger Klause: In Concert 15
Patrick Page Das Streichholz-Wunder
Also published here Lecture Patrick Page 45
Gene Anderson Vanishing Match vanish of burning match
A. Performance
B. Gene's script
Related to Gene Anderson - The Book 39