34 entries in Pearl & Marble
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Danny Dew Walking Through a String of Beads
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 131
Carl Waring Jones Divination with Marbles color is correctly named
1938 Greater Magic 893
Franklin M. Chapman Tap-Tap marble vanishes from handkerchief
1938 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 1) 3
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 12, including
- The Travelling Sugar
- Four Paper Balls and Plates
- The Walnut Shells and Pea
- Thimble Rigging
- Chinese Marbles
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 46) 314
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 13 (final), Hindoo Beans
1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 47) 332
John Mulholland Magically Stringing Beads in mouth, credit information
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 108) 648
Unknown Interlude with a Marble marble through table, it vanishes from handkerchief above table by secretly locking it in the fabric with a rubber band
Oct. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 5) 160
Silent Mora Traveling Marbles four different colored marbles travel from hat to hat
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 30
Al Baker Al Baker Arabian Beads, The - Repeat Method
1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 375
Al Baker The Al Baker Arabian Beads pearls taken from thread rethread by themselves
Also published here 1951 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 373
C. James Rainho Miracle Necklace cut and restored pearl necklace, in glass
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 9
Raymond Hafler Color Mental three safety pins with colored beads, performer divines color behind back
June 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 186
Silent Mora, Herbert Kaplan Silent Mora's Passe Trick four marbles travel from under one borrowed hat to another, see p. 206 for references
July 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 9) 195
Parker Swan The Great Jewel Robbery or "How to Stretch a Two Minute Trick Into a Twenty Minute Routine"
pearl necklace vanishes and reappears on display stand, lots of comedy props
1970 How to Force a Watermelon 7
Horace E. Bennett The Pearl routine with pearls, shell and a ring box, pearls travel, change color and grow
1975 Bennett's Best 5
Punx Indisches Märchen pearl necklace is cut and restored, pearls travel to hand and necklace enlarge
1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 25
Romaine The Perplexing Persian Pearls
  • The Production
    - The 'Split' To Two
    - The Table Transposition
    - The Pocket Transposition
    - The Split To Three
    - First Three Ball Transposition
    - Second Three Ball Transposition
    - Hiding Them In The Sand
    - Finding Them In The Sand
    - The Fourth Dimension
    - Plucking From The Air, The Stroke
    - Eyes And Ears
    - The Gambling Game
1978 The Real Secrets of the Three-Ball Routines 45
Milton Demosthenes' Marbles using mouth
Mar. 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 3) 605
Nelson Lyford Die Juwelen des Kaisers Wang Foo routine with pearls, wine glasses and change bag
Jan. 1983 Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 4) 153
Al Baker Die unzerstörbare Perlenkette pearls taken from thread rethread by themselves
  • Die Wiederholung
Also published here Aug. 1983 Intermagic (Vol. 10 No. 2) 72
Unknown Schusser impromptu magic items and gags with pearls
Dec. 1986 Intermagic (Vol. 12 No. 3&4) 141
Eugene Burger A Magic Crystal transformation of a small object in the hands seated at a table
1989 The Experience of Magic 72
Jonathan Pendragon The Hand that Speaks eight white and 1 black marble, spectators choose one each unseen, a puppet hand finds out who has the black one
1990 Spectacle 149
John Carney The Thirteenth Victim bullets travel from hand to hand, presentation for marble trick
1991 Carneycopia 259
David Regal All Strung Out prediction effect with different colored pearls
Apr. 1992 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 4) 2053
Unknown Come-Back Bread Crumb two in hand, one away, it returns, repeat
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 64
Steve Draun Steve's Marbles manipulation Routine
1993 Secrets Draun from Underground 140
Martin Gardner Rising Marble marble rises to the top in rice-filled glass
Also published here
  • "Physics Teacher" (Sept. 1994)
1994 Rigmarole (Issue 10) 115
Paul Harris Collapsing Marble Myth large marble visibly shrinks and drops in bottle
1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Conversations from the Edge) 315
Al Baker Bead Trick
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 538
Al Baker Cut and Restrung Bead Trick
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 539
Al Baker, Conrad H. Haden Bak-Had Bead Trick cut and restrung in mouth
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 540
Barrie Richardson Marble Memories marble distribution taken by spectators divined, clear change bag
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Vibrations, May 2004
2005 Act Two 150
Karl Fulves Rising Sphere marble rises to top of rice-filled glass by shaking
2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 605