177 entries in Table & Servante
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown La Montre Pilée Dans un Mortier watch is destroyed and restored in a mortar, using assistant and trap table La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 56
Professor Hoffmann The Magician's Table Modern Magic 5
Unknown To Vanish a Large Ball with the aid of the Table four methods, servante Modern Magic 294
Unknown The Tables in use in Stage Tricks - The "Plain" Trap
- The "Wrist" or "Pressure" Trap
- The "Rabbit" or "Dove" Trap
- "Changing" Traps
- The "Money" Trap
- "Pistons" (for working mechanical apparatus)
- "Bellows" Tables
Modern Magic 437
Professor Hoffmann Conjurers' Table - The Servante Tricks with Cards 36
Professor Hoffmann Conjurers' Tables - Pistons Tricks with Cards 204
Professor Hoffmann Tables in Magic how things have been simplified More Magic 4
Unknown New forms of "Servante" Related to More Magic 6
Unknown Substitute for the "Table" e.g. wooden box More Magic 6
Unknown Mechanical Servante table servante that automatically loads a hat, brief More Magic 289
Professor Hoffmann, Dr. Lynn The Penetrative Coin two borrowed hats & two bowls are build up on the table, four coins dropped in top one, the travel down in lower bowls audibly one by one, mechanical table More Magic 147
Unknown Die Kartenservante No. 11, deck switch with servante behind chairRelated to Der Kartenkünstler 80
Carl Willmann Der Apparatkasten a box from which a servante at the back can be openedVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8) 118
Unknown Deck Switch optionally at table, with vest or behind chair with servante Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 138
Unknown Die verschwundene Uhr newspaper on table, watch put on top and covered with handkerchief vanishes, piece of dummy newspaper on thread is pulled to the back into servante Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 10) 147
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster I. Die Servante "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
about servante constructions
a. Die Brettservante
b. Die Netzservante
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 33
Unknown Erklärung zum Vertauschen eines Kartenspiels a. Mit Servante (deck switch with chair servante)
b. Ohne Servante (using holder under vest)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Unknown Der Ring des Polyerates borrowed finger ring put in one hand which is wrapped in a handkerchief, travels into other hand which is also wrapped, prepared table (thread used to pull ring to servante) Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 24
Unknown Vertauschen eines Kartenspieles vermittelst Servante deck switch with servante behind chairRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 176
Anna Eva Fay Das Tischrücken I. Nach Miss Fay Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 121
Unknown Das Tischrücken II. Methode Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 140
Carl Willmann Das Tischheben table clings to hands of performer, different attachments including suction cupRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 5) 70
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die magische Blumentüte spring flowers appear in paper cone, only patter claimed by Conradi, spring loading mechanism at table edgeRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 10) 153
Carl Willmann Das Tischheben second part of descriptionRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 6) 87
Professor Bellonie, Carl Willmann Die Wurfmechanik für Blumen loading mechanism to bring packet of spring flowers into empty paper cone, it is shot into tabled cone from table edge by picking up the wandRelated toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 123
Unknown The Card Servante behind chair or similarRelated to New Era Card Tricks 149
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die Manschette als Servante "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
removable shirt cuff placed on table and used as impromptu servante, a bottom folds outs
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 12) 177
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Das Durchdringen der Materie liquid-filled glass covered with handkerchief and bottom-down hat, hat visibly sinks down and glass is now inside, ungaffed hat but special tableRelated toAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
John C. Rodgers, Carl Willmann Die zerlegbare Servante removable table edge servante Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 27
Carl Willmann Willmann's Stift-Servante hook servante that can be attached to table edge to hang loads there Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 3) 40
Unknown Der Dilettant bei Tisch servante with elastic, between legs, pulled up into clothing when performer stands upRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 8) 116
Carl Willmann Willmann's Cigarrenkiste mit Fallklappe servante in cigar boxRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 56
Carl Willmann Die Cigarrenkiste als Servante using cigar box as servanteRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 74
Carl Willmann Willmann's Hosenbein-Servante servante/pocket that can be hooked to back or side of trousers Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 189
Hans Meckel Die Cigarrenkiste im Dienste der Magie "by E. C. from Munich", two ideas to use a cigar box to switch something or to use it as a servanteRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 103
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Die Manschette als Servante removable shirt cuff placed on table and used as impromptu servante, a bottom folds outs, various coin steal applicationsRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9) 134
Unknown Chair Servante apparently see-through back Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 89
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Wie Roman Tauben und Vögel verschwinden lässt No. 12, vanishing different objects
- doves in glass cylinders
- glasses (both under handkerchief with dummy circle sewn in)
- bird in paper carton that is switched when wand is dropped
- pull
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 44
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Magnetismus-Animale No. 50
- iron stick or cane clings to hand, gaff from sleeve or thread
- table clings to hand
- water pitcher clings to hand
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 135
Carl Willmann Das verschwindende Wasserglas - VI. AusführungRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 90
Julius Kupka Die Hutservante using hat as servante Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 91
Carl Willmann Das verschwindende Wasserglas gaffed table to vanish glass
- I. Ausführung
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 56
Carl Willmann Das verschwindende Wasserglas - II. Ausführung
- III. Ausführung
- IV. Ausführung
- V. Ausführung
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 69
Carl Willmann Willmann's Miniatur-Bühne backdrop construction to put onto impromptu stages Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7) 106
Antonio Molini Das bezauberte Tablett egg picked up from tray vanishes, gaffed tray Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 11) 170
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Manschette als Verschwindungs-Mechanik using a removed cuff to vanish a ball, egg, lemon etc. Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 189
Unknown Thread-Pulling Mechanism at table, rubber band powered, to get rid of secret assistant Der Amateurzauberer 45
Unknown Deck Switch behind Chair with servante behind chair Der Amateurzauberer 43
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann, Carl Willmann Die Stuhl-Beutelservante servante construction behind chair Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 2) 23
Carl Willmann Willmann's neuer Apparatkasten a box with servante at its backInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 61
Unknown Die kleine Ringservante für Bälle, Eier, Citronen etc. holder that can be attached to back of chairVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 7) 110
Unknown Zur kleinen Ringservante holder that can be attached to back of chairInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8) 127
Carl Willmann Die Manschette als Servante removable shirt cuff placed on table and used as impromptu servante Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1) 8
Carl Willmann Der Zauberkünstler als Jongleur glass drops on the floor during stunt and apparently shatters, reproduced restored, using pull-up servante behind back between legs Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6) 94
Carl Willmann Der wandernde Ring borrowed finger ring put in left hand which is then wrapped with a handkerchief, right hand also wrapped, ring travels to other hand, with special servante at table Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 148
Charles Lang Neil The Table general comments The Modern Conjurer 31
Phantome Ein moderner Erfinder - 5. table clings to hand and "floats"Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 10
Carl Willmann Die Universalklammer Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 139
Unknown Removable Pochettes pocket hooked to back of trouser leg Later Magic 6
Unknown Various Forms of the "Servante" - Bag Servantes bag attached to table
- Methods of Fixing
Related to Later Magic 16
Hamley Brothers A New Form of Portable Servante bag attached to table, also with card deck holder Later Magic 19
Hamley Brothers The "Premier" Servante attached to table, collapses flat, Professor Hoffmann suggests suction cup attachment Later Magic 20
Unknown Ring Servante for balls Later Magic 22
Hal. Merton The Revolving Servante Later Magic 24
Carl Willmann The Conjurer's Cigar-Box with trapdoor and servante Later Magic 28
Professor Hoffmann A Special "Trap" for trapdoor in table or suitcase Later Magic 30
Joseph Michael Hartz The Glass with Mirror Partition appearing candy, silk transformation, removing partition, methods for turning glass around, as servante
- Different Forms of the Glass
- Illustrations of its Uses
Later Magic 42
Robert Heller, Professor De Vere Chapter III - A Special Table and some Tricks performed by its Aid "The Heller and De Vere Table"
with trapdoor system
Later Magic 85
Professor Hoffmann Production Addition to "Heller and De Vere Table" mechanical system to get item to top of table from within Later Magic 90
Unknown The Rose in the Glass production in tabled glass with Heller and De Vere Table, as traveling effect Later Magic 100
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster A Glass of Wine Passed Visibly Through the Crown of a Hat gaffed tableAlso published here Later Magic 463
Carl Willmann Willmann's Wurfmechanik für grössere Gegenstände item catapulted up from behind table behind handkerchief that is held up, producing any itemsInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 9) 139
Carl Anderson, William G. Edwards Tricks of the Trade compilation of tips on:
1. painting metal
2. glueing cloth
3. table tops
4. painting tables
5. table tops
6. "Anderson Inlaid Top"
7. silk handkerchief quality
8. sheet brass
9. soft & hard brass
10. velvet
11. brass tubing
12. "lighted candle from pocket"
13. candle oil
14. servante for glass of water
15. thread
16. wax
The Art of Magic 289
Carl Anderson The Table The Art of Magic 282
Joseph Michael Hartz A Devil of a Hat hat borrowed, production of handkerchiefs, goblets, a wig, cigar boxes, cage, ..., twenty-two minute actAlso published here Later Magic 625
Joseph Michael Hartz Rising Skull out of hat Later Magic 640
Joseph Michael Hartz The Inexhaustible Handkerchief production trick, fish bowls and other itemsAlso published here Later Magic 648
Joseph Michael Hartz The Dematerialised Glass of Water full glass of water vanishes under handkerchief, performed with spectator on stage, with handling variationsAlso published here Later Magic 672
Joseph Michael Hartz Rising Skull out of hat Magical Titbits 95
Joseph Michael Hartz The Dematerialised Glass of Water full glass of water vanishes under handkerchief, performed with spectator on stage, with handling variationsAlso published here Magical Titbits 131
Joseph Michael Hartz The Inexhaustible Handkerchief production trick, fish bowls and other itemsAlso published here Magical Titbits 103
Joseph Michael Hartz A Devil of a Hat hat borrowed, production of handkerchiefs, goblets, a wig, cigar boxes, cage, ..., twenty-two minute actAlso published here Magical Titbits 79
Albert Fellows, Stanley Collins The Acrobatic Tie tie placed in a bag changes into a bow, then same again on table Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 99
Oswald Rae Improved "Penetra" glass filled with water penetrates hat and then vanishes in a bag, collapsible glass Sub Rosa 30
Oswald Rae A Waterproof Servante behind chair Sub Rosa 34
Oswald Rae Switching Table flap Sub Rosa 65
Laurie Ireland Front of Table Hat Load Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 13
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rabbit Trap two rabbits are produced from a box / rabbit trapVariations Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 15
Laurie Ireland The Opium Peddler and His Three Dream Pipes pipes are produced and vanishes from a box, with opium dealer story Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1936) 17
Ellis Stanyon The Stanyon Lessons for the Cups and Balls part 2, discussing props, servante, misdirection The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 36) 241
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Table Levitation with gimmick and light table The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 32
Unknown Table Wells and Servantes Greater Magic 630
Joseph Dunninger The Umbrella Servante The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 42) 175
Unknown Black-Art Switch using servante in table 25 Methods for Switching Decks 14
Unknown The Card Servante servante behind chair, as chair is moved around 25 Methods for Switching Decks 14
Henry J. Young Victory Birdhouse Silk Production & Vanish Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 7
Michael F. Zens The M. F. Zens Magic Table And Walking Through Ribbon Illusion plans for a table My Best 345
Laurie Ireland About Tables loads from tables Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 13
Hen Fetsch Mr. Bunny milk poured in paper bag changes into rabbit Milk Pitcher Magic 15
Billy McComb William's Fantastic Table table lift, with ring, then legs fall off and when the table top is shown, the hand stuck to it apparently cut off from the armRelated to The First Book of William 44
Louis Tannen Canny Cane! opening, table with cane and hat, gloves are thrown in the air and they come down with small parachutes, then the cain is put into the hat, where it vanishesRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 132) 529
Unknown A Novel Servante or Loader behind chair Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 96
Unknown Modern Production of a Bowl of Water on a Table gaffed table Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 387
Nelson A. Demers Three Golden Pyramids of the Valley of Oom coffee and milk is mixed in a glass and covered, two other glasses where spectator can decide where he wants cream and where coffee, after they have been covered too, the liquid is separated and is found in the right glasses, with table and pyramid covers, story trick Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 13
Ormond McGill, Dr. Q Dr. Q's Gyrating Tables table lift Psychic Magic - Vol. 5 14
Jack Spalding Tiltable tips on building a table The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 229) 917
Don Alan Walsh Production Table Bit The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 318) 79
Karrell Fox Not Good, but Loud exploding table idea Kornfidentially Yours 29
Samuel Berland Tray Servante Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 327
Judge E. H. C. Wethered Black Art Tray Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 329
Don Alan Saddle Bags for Close Up Workers bags on chair Pretty Sneaky 40
Don Alan, Russel Walsh Russ Walsh Production Table Bit presentation idea Pretty Sneaky 41
Harlan Tarbell An Emergency Servante The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 343) 197
Eusapia Palladino (17) The Palladino Table Lift one person table lift, with ringRelated to Mediumistic Stunts 289
Tony Corinda (18) Table Lifting with Arm Hooks two person method Mediumistic Stunts 291
Tony Corinda (19) Table Lifting with Waist Hooks two person method Mediumistic Stunts 291
Jack Cook Phenomenal Forecast sum prediction, envelope is hanging from stage, switch with chair Magic of the Mind 16
Charlie Miller, Frank Chapman Comments on Servante The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 95
Karl Germain, Stuart P. Cramer Karl Germain's Servante The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 364) 283
Alan Shaxon The Magician's Furniture performing table My Kind of Magic 75
Roy Johnson Suitcase Table Second Time Around 71
Fred Kaps, Larette "Larette" Table Set Up case transformed to a servanteAlso published here Fred Kaps Lecture 8
"Senator" Clark Crandall The Senator's Servante attachable servante to any table The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 66) 328
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Silken Transposition Extraordinary red handkerchief placed in closed bottle on a table transposes with yellow handkerchief in the handAlso published here
  • "Okito's Transposition Extraordinary" in "Genii" Vol. 11. May, 1947. P. 272.
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 50
Bob Read Bob's Business for Coins Through the Table gag, wooden block from table Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Robert Parrish Floating Table seance type The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9th Folio) 767
Walter B. Graham The Mentalist's Lecturn box to store material, looks like lectern The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 131) 655
David Douglas Palladino Lift table sticks to hand, with ring The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 142) 709
Stephen Minch Jumping Jehosephats Jehoshaphats, borrowed small object place in box by spectator, tapping heard from inside box, rapping can be controlled and answer questions, gaffed table Mind & Matter 32
Tommy Wonder A Table Workers Table published under the Name "Jos Bema"Related to Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 8) 246
Patrick Page The Table general remarks The Big Book of Magic 21
Patrick Page The Black Art Table black art well, two designs The Big Book of Magic 21
Floyd G. Thayer Vanishing Three Blocks three blocks vanish from a tube, well table Classic Magic with Apparatus 68
Fred Kaps, Larette "Larette" Tischausstattung case transformed to a servanteAlso published here Fred Kaps Lecture 11
Karrell Fox An attitude and an - Illusion for Kids giant Hippity Hop Rabbits as tables Another Book 178
Karrell Fox Table Talk on tables used for magic shows Another Book 295
Karrell Fox Favoritable Another Book 295
Karrell Fox Close-Case case for close-up magic performances Another Book 297
Karrell Fox Hatable giant top hat table Another Book 299
Ron MacMillan Servantes for Pick Up Steals comments on pick up steals Modern Art Of Coin Manipulation 73
Ron MacMillan Apparatus and Pick Up Load Modern Art Of Coin Manipulation 77
Ross Bertram The "Welcome" Mat mat that hangs over back of table with servante
- Origin of the Mat
- Ross Bertram's "Welcome" Mat
- My "Welcome" Mat (Its Use and Versatility)
Bertram on Sleight of Hand 211
"Magic" Christian Stelzel My Close-Up Board held by two spectators Lecture Magic 21
Vic Trabucco Using the Hand as a Servante Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 110
Jan Torell Stummer Diener table servante, design for holder Rund um den Zaubertisch 28
David Roth Table Edge Servante Expert Coin Magic 294
Karl Fulves Round Up close-up case similar to luggage carrousel at airport, gags, idea Interlocutor (Issue 50) 229
Karl Fulves Teen Table Turning moving table anecdote Interlocutor (Issue 51) 251
John Cornelius Briefcase to Table Plans Creative Secrets No. 1 35
Karrell Fox "Roll-Up Table" drape with many pockets to throw over chair for impromptu table My Latest Book 141
Karrell Fox S.it O.n S.ervante servante between legs, kind of like a change bag My Latest Book 144
Ken Krenzel The Finger Servante impromptu holdout/profonde pocket for stand-up Close-up Impact! 163
Karrell Fox, Mickey Ostaski Mickey's Table Goodies 154
Alexander de Cova Chair with Servante Ein Profi packt aus... 26
Harlan Tarbell "Society Special" Black Art Table Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 262
Alexander de Cova Ideen zu Cellini's Straßentisch on Cellini's street magic table
- Die Platte
- Das Gestell
Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 14
Karrell Fox Jet-Settings backdrop for parlour or children performances Much Ado About Something 98
Karrell Fox The Bag Table bag attached to microphone stand Much Ado About Something 106
Tommy Wonder A Table-Worker's Table Related to The Books of Wonder - Volume 2 16
Alexander de Cova Mein Lieblings-Zaubertisch construction of magic table Seminarunterlagen 1997 19
Alexander de Cova Mein Bartable Secrets No. 2 87
Dondrake Build a Wizard's Window Black art background Black Art Breakthroughs 7
Dondrake The BlackArt Table Black Art Breakthroughs 19
Dondrake BlackArt Well Table Black Art Breakthroughs 20
Dondrake Wizard's Table Black Art Breakthroughs 21
David Regal Clearly Impossible (Sans Lap) Four coins pass visibly through a table when poured out of a clear glassInspired by Close-Up & Personal 139
David Berglas The Table Levitation presentation for table levitation, spectators put hands on table and it starts to move, without explanation The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 242
Al Baker Presto! Blooey! to vanish something using servante in table The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 642
Al Baker Al Baker's Method ink from pitcher to glass The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 654
Tom Stone Loading Strategies methods for obtaining loads without body loading Vortex 9
Tom Stone The Servante servante for a stand-up table Vortex 200
Tom Stone Black Drop black art, vanish of small object Vortex 206
Tom Stone Portable Table Servante Contruction Maelstrom 138
Patrick Page A Table Tip comedy sequence with a table and a box Magic Page by Page 292
Gene Anderson Tables different table designs
A. Roll-on tables
B. Lightweight traveling table
C. Parlor "close-up" table
D. Portable podium
E. Microphone stand table
Gene Anderson — The Book 61
Gene Anderson Card in Bottle selection vanishes between two Jokers and appears in bottle inside cigar boxes, which has been shown empty in the beginning
A. Introduction
B. Cards, bottles and boxes
C. Table
D. Gene's script
E. Servante
F. Epilogue
Inspired by Gene Anderson — The Book 67
Gene Anderson Wastebasket basket attached to trousers to store crumbled and cut paper Gene Anderson — The Book 112