96 entries in Silk & Handkerchief / Vanish / With Props
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Buatier de Kolta The Two Decanters and the Flying Handkerchief disappears visually from bottle and appears in second covered bottle
Related to 1890 More Magic 216
Buatier de Kolta Silk from Bottle Vanish sleeve pull, classic
1890 More Magic 217
Carl Willmann Das fliegende Tuch silk vanishes from glass cylinder (pull) and reappears knotted between two silks that are rubber-banded together in a bundle
Variations June 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 88
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster The last mysterie à la Conradi envelope sealed by spectator, silk vanishes from glass (loop and pull behind chair), reappears inside
Related to Aug. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 12) 186
Unknown Der Kobold im Glase two small red silks knotted together by spectator and put in beer glass, blue silk vanishes visibly from second glass and appears knotted between red silks
Jan. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 104
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Briefkasten answering letters, silk-vanishing pistol
Jan. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 7) 112
Unknown Silk Vanish from Glass Cylinder
May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 166
Unknown Tuchpistole silk pistol, silk hanged over barrel, vanishes when fired
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 69
Unknown Silk Pull silk visibly vanishes from glass bottle
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 60
Unknown Großes Changement No. 10, two silks put in two glass bottles, they vanish visibly and reappear in spectators's pockets, pull into table operated by assistant
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 131
Carl Willmann Der Verschwindungscylinder aus Glas glass cylinder that is open on one end, things put inside, handkerchief put on top with disc inside and cylinder dropped into servante
June 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 91
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli V. Spiritistische Spiegelfechtereien 1. Wanderung von Tinte und Wasser (ink and water transposition, glass and bottle)
2. Die Macht der magischen Mixtur (silk vanish, one placed over candle vanishes in a flash, silk appears in small bottle)
3. Feuer und Wasser (water starts to burn)
4. Das verschwindende Wasserglas (glass filled with water vanishes under handkerchief)
1902 Moderne Magie 92
Frank Kennard The Watch, Handkerchief, and Glass borrowed watch smashed and vanishes from handkerchief in glass, then handkerchief and glass vanish, all reproduced from hat
1902 The Modern Conjurer 220
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIII. Variatio Delectat 1. Feuer in den Fingerspitzen (flame of candle is ignited again with fingers)
2. Kerzen-Metamorphose (candle transforms into silk, wrapped in paper)
3. Wanderschaft (Tuch- und Teller-Kunststück) (silk vanishes and appears under plate)
4. Das Chamäleon-Tuch (silk changes color inside tube)
5. Das verschwindende Seidentuch (silk vanishes in paper cone)
1902 Moderne Magie 140
Frank Kennard Pulley Vanish from Glass
Related to 1902 The Modern Conjurer 232
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXIV. Ein magisches Mirakel 1. Die Puppentücher (silks change into ribbon)
2. Eine gelungene Reparatur (ribbon vanishes and appears as normal silk in a glass)
3. Der Flüchtling (silk placed back inside glass, both vanish unter handkerchief)
4. Wiederkunft (glass filled with red wine appears under handkerchief)
5. Farbenwechsel (red wine changes into white wine)
6. Der unsichtbare Abfluss (liquid vanishes from bottle)
7. Pariser Zuckerbäckerei (bran placed inside glass, changes into candy)
1902 Moderne Magie 209
Unknown The "Eau de Cologne Bottle" Vanisher
1903 Later Magic 275
T. Nelson Downs The Flying Handkerchiefs origin not clear, silk in glass bottle visible vanishes and reappears in another bottle
Also published here
  • "Magic and its Professors" (Henry Ridgely Evans)
1903 Later Magic 341
Unknown The Nickel Tube for Vanishing a Handkerchief
1903 Later Magic 279
Maurice Garland A Postscript
  • Handkerchief to Egg with ping-pong ball
  • Silk & Egg shown, silk vanishes
1903 Later Magic 345
Unknown The Nickel Tube for Vanishing a Handkerchief - Improved Form
1903 Later Magic 281
David Devant Devant's "Transvaal Flag" Trick flag apparently cut in two with sword but vanishes instead, then a small flag becomes larger
1903 Later Magic 361
Unknown The Nickel Tube, with Pull
1903 Later Magic 283
Unknown The Vanish from a Paper Cylinder
Related to 1903 Later Magic 284
Unknown The "Lamp-Chimney" Vanish silks disappear visually from glass tube, pull
Related to 1903 Later Magic 284
David Devant Devant's Handkerchief Trick producing three white handkerchiefs, paper tube, they change to red, green and yellow, one vanishes in glass tube and appears knotted between other two, description edited by Devant himself
1903 Later Magic 303
Professor De Vere The Closed Glass Tube (LÉtui en Cristal) closed glass cylinder with silk put in hat, vanishes from tube therein
1903 Later Magic 317
Carl Willmann Willmann's Tuchdose metal box to make silks vanish or appear
Feb. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 2) 21
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
July 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 7) 101
Oswald Rae The Evolution of the Union Jack flags on stave change and vanish
1926 Between Ourselves 51
Oswald Rae Vanishing Handkerchief handkerchief vanishes in paper tube
1928 Sub Rosa 60
Tom Sellers Novel Silk Vanish matchbox covers stacked, silk pushed inside vanishes
1931 Magical Pleasantries 6
R. D. Spraker, Jr. Reverse 20th. Cent. one out of three silks vanishes and appears in tube, using Thayer's Silk Cabby
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 5) 4
Roy Benson The Glass Trick two handkerchiefs stuffed in glass, handkerchief below second one vanishes
1941 Our Mysteries 14
Unknown Elusive Silks change bag routine with appearances, disappearances, color changes
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 358
Unknown A One-Man Handkerchief Vanish for one spectator, ala paperballs over the head
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 401
Unknown Superba Paper Cone for Handkerchief Vanish
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 79
Unknown 1 - Vanishing Handkerchiefs using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86)
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 87
Unknown Vanishing Handkerchief Wand vanishes inside wand
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 56
Greer Marechal Jr. Greer's Gadget pull for making a handkerchief appear or disappear, clever design
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 31) 127
Joseph Ovette On Again Off Again silks tied on ribbon, named color falls on floor, then all vanish from a tube and are produced again, as a climax all knotted silks fall
1944 Tricks and Illusionettes 20
Jean Hugard Silks and Soup Plates two handkerchiefs vanish and appear between two soup plates, hollow loop ball
Jan. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 8) 93
Unknown Vanishing a Silk from paper cone, with handkerchief ball
Nov. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 6) 168
Dr. Henry R. Evans The Watch, Glass and Handkerchief watch, glass and handkerchief disappear and appear again one by one in a tophat
1945 My Best 232
John Hamilton Bloomin' Silk silk is produced and vanished several times, then it turns into a rose
Also published here 1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 136) 545
Jack Yeager Home Made Handkerchief Gun
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 24
Floyd Catlin Silk Vanishing Pencil same mechanism as silk vanishing wand, in paper cone
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 37
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko - The Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected card
Also published here 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 220) 879
Jack Yeager Pistol and Silk with flash paper cone
Also published here
  • Jack Yeager's "Second Portfolio of Tricks"
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 10
John Hamilton Bloomin' Silk silk is produced and vanished several times, then it turns into a rose
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 225
Leonard Austin Illusive Tray silk vanish on tray, sucker element with hat
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 24
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko the Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected card
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 229
Max Malini Silk Vanish silk vanish from a tube
1962 Malini and His Magic 21
Fred G. Taylor Mr. Oog's Silk to Salt using salt shaker
1964 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 390) 387
Lu Brent Pull Gag pull shown, silk vanishes, pull shown empty
Inspired by Nov. 1966 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 1) 65
Ralph Gironda Salt Go salt vanishes inside black silk and becomes white silk, then becomes sugar
Winter 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 141
Tom Sellers Novel Silk Vanish silk vanishes from matchbox covers
Jan. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 152
David Berglas Production and Vanish Of A Silk Handkerchief with tube or ball
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 194
John Hamilton Silk Flight silk into paper cone, rope waved over cone and silk is shown to have disappeared, rope torn in two and between the ends appears the silk à la 20th century
Aug. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 10) 355
Bruce Cervon From Out of Nowhere performer with gloves, silk appears and vanishes, then gloves change to flowers
1971 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 23) 112
Dick Zimmerman The Ultimate Vanish silk vanishes from long glass jar with screwed lid
Related toVariations 1973 Creative Magic 5
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Handkerchief Gun to vanish a handkerchief
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 63
Faucett Ross A Glass and a Silk Silk placed in tumbler, sealed off with white handkerchief. Silk vanishes, magician produces silk of different color from collar, changes it to the correct color.
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 28
Faucett Ross Handkerchief Box Routine Silk routine with various effects using Japanese Box
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 32
Jan Torell The Pull to make a large silk vanish, with examples
Also published here 1975 Magic by Jan Torell 3
Patrick Page The Lamp Chimney Vanish handkerchief vanishes from plastic tube,
Related to 1976 The Big Book of Magic 241
Unknown Flash Handkerchief Vanish mirror glass and sort of pull
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 153
Unknown The Handkerchief Wand handkerchief is pushed into a paper cone and vanishes
1976 The Big Book of Magic 17
David Berglas Impossible Silk Vanish with sucker element
1976 David Berglas Lecture 12
Punx Das Märchen von Elfchens Zaubertüchlein presentation for Ottokar Fischer's Klein-Elfchen, silk vanishes and appears back in glass, small figure of a kind appears under tube
1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 19
Unknown One Handed Silk Vanish silk secretly pulled into hand as it is apparently put in paper bag
1979 Elastrix 13
Jan Torell Das Tuchverschwinden aus der durchsichtigen Plexi-Röhre transparent tube is filled with three silks, middle one vanishes
1984 Rund um den Zaubertisch 50
Patrick Page Paper Bag Vanish handkerchief vanishes in blown up and burst paper bag
1984 Book of Thumb Tips 33
Jan Torell Der Fadenzug to make a large silk vanish, with examples
Also published here 1984 Rund um den Zaubertisch 46
Patrick Page Lamp Chimney Vanish handkerchief vanishes from plastic tube, with variations of the pull
Related to 1987 The Pull Book 1
Patrick Page The Impossible Lamp Chimney Vanish handkerchief vanishes from plastic tube, spectator holds on tube
1987 The Pull Book 5
John Braun, Karl Fulves Paper-Bag Vanish No. 26, silk(s) vanish from paper bag
1988 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 68
Unknown An Impromptu Vanisher No. 28, newspaper cone, "first complete description of the handling to appear in print"
1988 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 72
Karrell Fox A "Pack O' Silk" full pack of cigarettes, silk vanishes from paper, cigarettes changes into silk inside case
1988 My Latest Book 106
Karrell Fox The Silk-Shooter silk over barrel of gun vanishes when fired, alternative to Eddie Joseph's Hank Gun
1988 My Latest Book 135
David Williamson Whirlybird Silk Vanish with wand and thumb tip
1989 Williamson's Wonders 80
Johnny Ace Palmer Three Magic Scarves three different colored handkerchiefs, vanish singly and are produced from the other handkerchiefs again
1990 The Minotaur (Vol. 2 No. 2) 7
Karrell Fox Silkenbac silk vanishes from paper cone, reappears on child's back
1991 Goodies 58
Steve Dusheck The Wallpapered Thumb Tip inside of thumb tip is lined with dollar bill for making silk vanish in rolled bill tube
1991 Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 29
Patrick Page Das Hokuspokus-Ei handkerchief to make objects disappear, brief egg bag routine
Related to 1993 Lecture Patrick Page 40
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 8
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 39
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1994 Secrets No. 1 87
John Riggs Rolled Vanish handkerchief is rolled between hands and vanishes
1995 The Magic of John Riggs 86
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 16
J. W. Sarles Three To Go three silks vanish in hand one by one with wand, with tubes that can be unloaded in wand
1998 Underworld (Issue 7) 91
Sveroni Alles Ablenkung oder was? humorous vanish of a handkerchief, then handkerchief vanishes from hand and is found knotted to other silk
2002 Kreative Magie 27
John Carney Vanish from a Glass lightning pull, moment of vanish hidden
2002 The Book of Secrets 31
David Kaye Three Routines for the Same Effect
  • Vanishing a Silk For 3 To 6-Year-Olds
  • Vanishing a Silk For 7 to 9-Year-Olds
  • Vanishing a Silk For 10 To 13-Year-Olds
2005 Seriously Silly 40
David Williamson, Tom Stone Thumb Tip Silk Vanish see also Williamson's "Whirly Bird Vanish"
2010 Vortex 192
Patrick Page The Hanky Panky Cloth handkerchief to make objects disappear
Related to 2011 Magic Page by Page 257