30 entries in Sand
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Der Saharasand sand is poured into bowl of water and mixed, performer retrieves dry sand from bowl with bare hands, also with sand heaps of four different colors
Related to Jan. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 4
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, on using "professor", Embryoskop (Prof. Dr. W. Preyer), reading letter inside envelope (alcohol), x-rays, colored ashes from bowl of water (sand-like)
May 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 80
Unknown Die indische Sandillusion four different-colored sands are poured into bowl of water and mixed, performer retrieves dry sand of wanted color from bowl with bare hands
Related to Aug. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 120
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Briefkasten answering letters, description of effect in which different colored ashes are taken out of water (not sand effect)
Related to Mar. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 7) 112
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Briefkasten answering letters, on the colored ashes in water effect, Moltke und der Globus
Related to Apr. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 127
Unknown Der Saharasand with four colored sands
May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 10) 147
Unknown Ein Papierschnitzel-Kunststück "By E. B. from Berlin", sands of the desert with paper confetti
July 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 105
Eugene Laurant The Sands of the Desert method of preparation
Variations 1938 Greater Magic 865
Charles Bertram The Sands of the Desert - Charles Bertram's Method
1938 Greater Magic 867
Unknown The Sands of the Desert - Wax Paper Method
1938 Greater Magic 868
Unknown The Sands of the Desert - Veterinary Capsule Method
1938 Greater Magic 868
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Sands of the Desert - Fu Manchu's Presentation
1938 Greater Magic 869
Harlan Tarbell The Sands of the Desert - Harlan Tarbell's Presentation
1938 Greater Magic 869
George Armstrong Geomancy of the Gods Q & A with one envelope and sand as a reading tool
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 30) 125
Robert Gable Lota Bowl and Sand Cup idea for humorous presentation
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 49) 203
Bob Somerfeld The Sands of Time sand of different colors, chosen one is divined
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 21
Leonard Austin Sands of Time three buckets are filled with sand, they change into costumes
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 20
Dagmar Mazakian Eine Täuschung die gefällt sands of the desert done with paper confetti, three colors mixed in bowl
Also published here
  • in "Zauberkunst"
1958 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 19 No. 3) 669
Ali Bongo Symbols in the Sand sand in box, spectator draws a letter and shows it around, then letter is erased by shaking the box, medium divines letter
Inspired by
  • Ron Baillie's "The Finger of Fate" in Peter Warlock's "Pentagram" Vol. 5, No. 6, 1951.
1966 The Bongo Book 46
Francis J. Baker, Ron Baillie In the Sands cardboard box with sand, spectator writes ESP symbol in sand and shakes sand, assistant recreates sand drawing
Inspired by
  • idea in Pentagram from Ron Baille, ca. 20 years ago
May 1971 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 419
V. Robert Allen Geomancy! sand reading, box with word, word divined and reading
1973 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 83) 413
Karrell Fox The Shifting Sands of the Sahara white sand on tablet used as presentational ploy to read answer from spectator's palm impression
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 97
Unknown Sand Cannisters two cannisters of different sizes, sand is filled from small to large cannister and vanishes, repeated
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 67
Karl Fulves Coin in Sand invisible coin moves in sand, then appears under glass visibly, posed as problem
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 7) 107
Rusty Cook Infamentalism six jars with different colored sand, one is secretly shaken and later divined by performer
1997 Trephine 139
Joshua Jay Beach Business Cards Magician makes sand appear underneath business card that is placed on spectator's hand
1999 Magic Atlas 148
John Carney Astral Projection Hawaii chosen as travel destination, performer transforms into Hawaii tourist, sand from shoe, towel and pineapple production
2002 The Book of Secrets 159
Steve Cohen Shell Shocked sand and large seashell is produced from spectator's shoe
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 311
Karl Fulves Alien Presence "Unexplained"
crop circles appear in a carpet or on sand on beach, also drawing information in sand box and deleting it again, posed as a problem
Related to 2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 403
Jan Logemann An Anfang war 'ne Münze three coins appear and vanish, jumbo coin finale, pendulum, incorporating appearing sand in presentation
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