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Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Klerikale Wunder - I. Die blutende Hostie bleeding altar bread, chemical explanation
July 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 7) 103
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli II. Blutschwitzen oder Stigmatisieren "Klerikale Wunder"
sweating blood & stigmata
Aug. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 125
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli An F. W. Conradi poem
Aug. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 2) 32
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Magisches Fin de siècle one of six colors, coin, domino brick and playing card are chosen, all things predicted in envelope, mix of forces and indexes
Oct. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 50
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Herr F. W. Conradi poem
Dec. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 6) 96
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ei- und Wein-Change wine in glass and covered, egg vanishes, egg noch in glass with wine inside
Related to Mar. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 9) 140
H. F. C. Suhr Die Aufhebung der Schwerkraft metal ball with holes through it, slipped onto glass rod and floats up and down on it
Related to Apr. 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 10) 151
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Aufhebung der Schwerkraft rhyming patter for the trick
Related to May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 168
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Weissagen wider Willen card written on billet and put in envelope, another empty envelope closed, spectator divines selection (via multiple-step equivoque), card travels from deck into this envelope
Also published here May 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 11) 172
Unknown Wunderbare Ei- und Weinwanderung wine in glass and covered, egg vanishes, egg noch in glass with wine inside
Related to June 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 12) 178
Hugo Kramer Die Weinwanderung wine vanishes from glass under silk and reappears inside chosen egg
Related to Jan. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 1) 8
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes and silk is in case, secret inner case that slides out
Also published here Nov. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 166
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Manschette als Verschwindungs-Mechanik using a removed cuff to vanish a ball, egg, lemon etc.
Dec. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 189
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das verschwindende Kartenspiel No. 20, deck put in glass case and covered with handkerchief, deck vanishes or changes into some other item
Also published here 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 108
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Zum VI. Jahrgang der "Zauberwelt" poem
Jan. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 1) 16
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die verschwindende Taschenuhr borrowed watch vanishes in glass of water and reappears inside bread roll
July 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 7) 109
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das geheimnisvolle Couvert design for two-way envelope
Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 142
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das Balancieren einer Cigarre cigar balanced on its tip on a plate
Sep. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9) 143
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Der Zauberstab als Billardkugelmagazin billiard ball produced from wand, ball starts in fold of sleeve
Nov. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 172
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Variation zur "Ballkassette" construction to have billiard balls vanish in a hat
Variations Nov. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 173
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Auflösung einer Spielkarte card under silk is put on glass tray and vanishes, transparent celluloid card
Dec. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 181
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine Gedanken-Photographie spectator writes card on paper, two blank business cards put in box, on one appears image and on other name of selection
Dec. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 184
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Wander-Reigen routine with large dice and rhyming patter
Apr. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 56
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die im Glase erscheinende Rose rose vanishes from hands (pull), then rose appears in glass
May 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 5) 71
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Tarnkappe board put on two chairs, egg vanishes from there, rhyming patter
Aug. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 120
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ein Hülfsmittel zum Vertauschen kleiner Gegenstände holder for inside of jacket, deck switch application
Oct. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 155
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Weissagen wider Willen card written down, another spectator divines it via equivoque, it vanishes from deck and appears in envelope
Also published here Nov. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 164
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ein Glaskästchen zum Verschwindenlassen kleinerer Gegenstände glass box for vanishing objects
Variations Nov. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 168
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Durchdringung der Materie signed cards from deck to envelope, two methods, rhyming patter
Dec. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 182
Carl Willmann Zum Glaskästchen zum Verschwindenlassen kleinerer Gegenstände glass box for vanishing objects, another method
Inspired by Dec. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 186
Emil Clauß, Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Halbfertige Ideen tray for switching
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 16
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Halbfertige Ideen
Inspired by Feb. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 2) 31
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Vorwort
1902 Moderne Magie iii
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die mystische Magie overview on history of mysthics, superstition and magic
1902 Moderne Magie 3
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die weisse Magie on the history of white magic, Philadelphia, Pinetti, Compars Hermann, Ludwig Döbler, Robert-Houdin
1902 Moderne Magie 6
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli II. Die moderne magische Kunst on the modern magic art
  • Definition
  • Einst und Jetzt
  • Ratschläge
1902 Moderne Magie 10
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Die Elemente der Täuschung "the elements of deception"
  • Die physikalischen Hilfsmittel
  • Optische Täuschungen (optical)
  • Akustische Täuschungen (acoustic)
  • Gefühlstäuschung (touch)
1902 Moderne Magie 15
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die psychologischen Hilfsmittel "psychological aids"
  • Die Finte
  • Die Idee-Assoziation
  • Der Vortrag
  • Die gezwungene Wahl
1902 Moderne Magie 28
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Der fliegende Thaler coin in each closed fist and one put on finger
1902 Moderne Magie 31
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das Messerschlucken apparently swallowing knife, lapping
1902 Moderne Magie 34
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Grundregeln seven rules of magic
1902 Moderne Magie 40
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli I. Der Salon als Zauberbühne setting of the room
1902 Moderne Magie 47
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli II. Der Zaubertisch magician's table
1902 Moderne Magie 48
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Der Zauberstab on the magic wand, construction
1902 Moderne Magie 48
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 1. Die stabile Servanten various servantes
a) Die Tischservante
b) Die Stuhlservante
1902 Moderne Magie 49
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 2. Die transportablen Servanten transportable servantes
a) Die Tütenservante
b) Der Hut als Servante
C) Weste und Frack als Servante
1902 Moderne Magie 52
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 1. Der Verschwindungsapparat für Tücher methods to vanish silks, pulls, holdouts and false finger gimmick
1902 Moderne Magie 55
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 2. Die Drahtschleife silk production, steal from body, with wire
1902 Moderne Magie 58
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 3. Der Lichtanzünder transferring flame from candle to candle, held with the fingertips, special gimmick
1902 Moderne Magie 58
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 4. Das Verschwindeglas bottomless glass design and applications
1902 Moderne Magie 59
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 5. Das amerikanische Couvert neuster Fasson envelope to make billets or bills appear
1902 Moderne Magie 61
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli 6. Die Manschette als Greifbecher und Servante method to vanish objects from a hat or a cub, holder connected to shirt cuff with a thread, that can be released into a servante
1902 Moderne Magie 62
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VI. Der Regiezettel "director notes", systematically writing routines down to have to have a check sheet when preparing it (trick, props, preparation, help)
1902 Moderne Magie 65
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli I. Mein Talisman magic wand is produced from little purse, it shrinks and becomes normal again, then it rises up and clings to the hand and fingers
1. Der Zauberstab im Portemonnaie
2. Der zusammenschiebbare Stab
3. Der Zauberstab als Voltigeur
Related to 1902 Moderne Magie 69
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli II. Pêle-Mêle coin is produced from selection, then coin is marked, placed under handkerchief and dropped inside glass, coin travels to second glass which is covered with the deck, finally coin vanishes again and appears inside spectator's breast pocket
1. Der Taler im Kartenblatt
2. Der Fliegende Taler
3. Der Lufttaler (hook is added to coin to form a temporary hooked coin)
1902 Moderne Magie 74
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Aus dem papierenen Königreich card is balanced on hat, deck is divided into two glasses and card floats from glas to glas, two cards are placed under two plates and the cards change places, selection is placed inside a book and performer shows envelope with miniature duplicate with correct page number and part of the text on that page written on it
1. Die Karten-Balance
2. Die Karte als Königin der Luft (with assistant)
3. Die Kartenwanderung
4. Eine magische Hypnose
1902 Moderne Magie 80
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli IV. Mimikry routine with tissue paper and hat
1. Die Papierfabrik in der Hand (paper ball changes to confetti with fan, snow storm)
2. Vergehen und Erstehen (paper ball travel to cone inside a hat)
3. Die sich vermehrenden Bälle (ball multiplies under hat and inside balls are presents for spectators)
4. Das japanische Schmetterlingsspiel (butterflies are formed from paper and they start to fly with the aid of a fan, thread on forehead)
1902 Moderne Magie 86
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Recipe for Flash Paper
1902 Moderne Magie 89
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
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VI. Ohne Karambolage billiard ball routine, ball appears, travels, changes color, second ball appears and balls transpose wrapped in paper, balls vanish again
1. Der Zauberstab als Billardkugelmagazin
2. Eine Tunnelfahrt
3. Magische Färberei
4. Erhaschen
5. Platzwechsel
6. Analyse (ball is dropped in glass of water and vanishes, under handkerchief, glass shell)
7. Vermehrung, Verminderung & Vernichtung
1902 Moderne Magie 98
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VII. Seltsam, seltsam, sonderbar! 1. Das Loch im Taschentuch (hole is cut in handkerchief and restored)
2. Das verschwindende Geldstück (coin disappears under glass, and appears again)
3. Katalepsie eines Taschentuchs (Silk balances on corner)
4. Das Taschentuch als Zuckerbäcker (candy production from silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 107
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VIII. Täuschung, Schreck und Verwunderung tricks with eggs
1. Tuch und Ei-Kunststück (egg in glass transpose with silk, three methods)
2. Das verschwindende Ei (vanishing egg)
3. Das japanische Eierspiel (egg production from silk, eggs change to flowers inside hat)
1902 Moderne Magie 111
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli IX. Colorado y maduro 1. Metamorphose (cigarette changes to cigar)
2. Ein Gleichgewichtsproblem (cigar is balanced on plate)
3. Transformation (silk production from smoke of a match)
4. Der gläserne Rauchfang (smoke appears in glass covered with silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 120
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli X. Heureka! (Wein- und Wasserkunststück), several glasses filled with water and red wine, water to wine and vice versa
1902 Moderne Magie 124
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XI. Traum oder Wirklichkeit? 1. Goldregen (coins are produced and placed inside a hat, Miser's Dream)
2. Hellsehen (marked coin is found among others inside hat)
3. Der Spiritisten-Taler (coin penetrates silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 128
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XII. Weissagen wider Willen (Ein Kartenkunststück), spectator selects a card and writes name on paper, which is sealed in envelope, other spectator guesses card and selection vanishes from deck and appears in second envelope
1902 Moderne Magie 136
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
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIV. Telepathie 1. Die Geisterschrift (slates, multiple versions, total of chosen number appears)
2. Die Fernschrift (message appears on paper sealed in envelope, remote writing)
3. Die Rosenverwandlung (rose changes from red to white, red writing appears on paper)
4. Das spiritistische Kartenspiel (deck appears under box and vanishes again, hollow card deck imitation)
1902 Moderne Magie 146
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Intermezzi 1. Der Konzertmaler (performer paints picture very fast)
2. Der Schnellzeichner ( performer draws pictures very fast)
1902 Moderne Magie 156
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XV. Was kostet der Spass? 1. Die biegsame Taschenuhr (apparently bending a pocket watch)
2. Der neue gordische Knoten (pocket watch penetrates ribbon)
3. Die badende Taschenuhr (pocket watch vanishes from glass and appears in wallet)
1902 Moderne Magie 159
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVI. Trifolium 1. Das verwandelte Kartenspiel (deck changes to silk, shell placed in shell)
2. Das Tuch in der Kerzenflamme (silk appears in flame of a candle)
3. Das plötzlich erscheinende Seidentuch (silk appears)
4. Seidentüchlein auf Reisen (silk vanishes and appears knotted between two others, with glass tube)
5. Die magischen Knoten (knotted silks unknot)
1902 Moderne Magie 164
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVII. Ist es möglich! 1. Der Ring am Stabe (finger ring moves up and down on wand)
2. Der aus dem Glase verschwindende Ring (ring vanishes from glass, covered with silk)
3. Der Ring im Hühnerei (ring appears in egg)
1902 Moderne Magie 170
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVIII. Prädestination (Vorherbestimmung)
1. Die Karten (prediction of chosen pile, cards can be divined, Koran type)
2. Die Blumen (name of chosen flower appears on paper in sealed envelope, half forcing deck)
1902 Moderne Magie 174
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XIX. Suggestion eines Obolus 1. Ein Autodafé (coin folded in paper vanishes in a flash)
2. Phönix (coin appears in glass, covered with silk)
3. Die wahrsagende Münze (coin in glass jumps, to answer questions, coding systems)
4. Der Karzer (glass and coin are covered with silk and placed inside a box where they vanish)
1902 Moderne Magie 178
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XX. Ein anderes Bild 1. Das magnetische Kartenspiel (cards cling to hand)
2. Bibifax (hole cut into hat, hat is then fully restored)
3. Sympathie (card penetrates hat visibly)
4. Ein Meisterschuss (cards are torn and loaded into gun, they appear restored inside hat)
5. Die verschwindenden Karten (cards vanish under silk)
1902 Moderne Magie 186
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXII. Eine Miniatur-Orangerie 1. Die Rose im Knopfloch (rose appears on buttonhole)
2. Der Hut als Warmhaus (flower starts to grow in bucket under hat, flowers appear in hat)
3. "Maréchal Niel" (white rose changes to red, yellow and back to white, with a fan)
1902 Moderne Magie 199
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXIII. Totentanz 1. Das erscheinende Papp-Skelett (paper skeleton appears behind silk)
2. Ein Ballett (skeleton starts to dance on table)
3. Der zersprungene Spiegel (broken mirror is restored)
4. Der Doppelgänger (mirror image from skeleton starts to become real and dances as well)
5. Verwandlung von Milch in Tinte (glass of milk changes to ink, back to milk and then to water)
1902 Moderne Magie 204
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
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXV. Finale Der verschwindende Zauberstab (wand vanishes from newspaper)
1902 Moderne Magie 220
Carl Willmann (reviewer) Moderne Magie by Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Dec. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 191
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die mysteriöse Tuchwanderung two silks travel from paper-covered glass cylinder into two glasses that are covered with other silks
Jan. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1) 5
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Der wandernde Ball glasses covered with cylinders, ball travels from glass to glass
June 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 6) 89
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Vorwort
1926 Magische Miniaturen 4
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ueber den Wert der magischen Kunst general thoughts on magic
1926 Magische Miniaturen 5
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Hilf, o hilf, mein Zauberstab! No. 1, tricks with a magic wand
  • 1. Der Zauberstab im Portemonnaie (wand from purse)
  • 2. Der zusammenschiebbare Zauberstab (shrinking wand)
  • 3. Der an der Handfläche schwebende Stab (Wand clings to hand)
Related to 1926 Magische Miniaturen 9
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Diskus, Ring und Obolus. No. 2, coin placed inside a ring on the table, then covered with paper and coin disappears and appears again
1926 Magische Miniaturen 14
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Vom Faden Ariadnes zur roten Fahne. No. 3, thread turns into silk and silk into flag
1926 Magische Miniaturen 17
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Der antigordische Knoten. No. 4, using two ropes and several objects
1926 Magische Miniaturen 19
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Sie spottet der Fessel. No. 5
  • 1. Der Kartenflüchtling (Ace vanishes from deck and appears inside envelope, pip covered by black Aces so Ace of Hearts poses as Diamonds)
  • 2. Die Karte als Ausbrecher (deck is encircled with rubber band, bottom card vanishes under handkerchief and appears in spectator's pocket)
1926 Magische Miniaturen 21
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Paraffinade tändstickor utan svafel och fosfor. No. 6, deck of playing cards changes to matchbox, match is balanced on box and then broken and restored in handkerchief
1926 Magische Miniaturen 25
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das zweite Gesicht. No. 7, seven words or questions are written down and sealed in seven numbered envelopes
1926 Magische Miniaturen 29
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Reise der Münzen. No. 8, four signed coins travel from hat to glass, with threaded coin
1926 Magische Miniaturen 32
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Der Reifen des Hindu. No. 9, ring on rope, knotted to wrists travel to rope knotted between legs
1926 Magische Miniaturen 35
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Eine ermöglichte Unmöglichkeit. No. 10, signed card is found and then travels into sealed nest of envelopes
1926 Magische Miniaturen 37
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das Geheimnis der Uhr. No. 11, pocket watch placed under silk, contains prediction of name, selected card and total of numbers
1926 Magische Miniaturen 39
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Geschwind wie der Wind. No. 12, signed coin vanishes from paper fold and appears in envelope
1926 Magische Miniaturen 42
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Feingefühl in den Fingerspitzen. No. 13, shuffled deck placed in handkerchief, performer names six card and finds them inside bundle, then six cards vanish and appear back in the deck, duplicates
1926 Magische Miniaturen 45
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Mysteriöse Reparatur. No. 14, torn and restored paper ribbon, two methods
I. Amerikanische Methode
II. Chinesische Methode
1926 Magische Miniaturen 47
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die entfesselten Symbole. No. 15, rings and balls penetrate rope
I. Die wunderbare Kordelschnur
II. Dr. Slades Ringexperiment
1926 Magische Miniaturen 50
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Telepathisches Kontrollsystem. No. 16, playing card is selected and placed inside a book, on blank piece of paper sealed inside an envelope, name of card and page number appears
1926 Magische Miniaturen 54
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Wirkung des Heckepfennigs. No. 17, selected number of coins appear, with coin tray and playing cards to select number
1926 Magische Miniaturen 57
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Half Forcing Stack half of the cards have same value to force a number
1926 Magische Miniaturen 58
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Verzauberter Schnee. No. 18, with fan
1926 Magische Miniaturen 60
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Kurze Erklärung explanation of different terms (Servante, Die Blattenservante, Die Beutelservante, Palmieren, Eskamotieren, Forcieren, Kasche)
1926 Magische Miniaturen 62