76 entries in Cards / Sleights / Vanish / Rub-a-Dub-Dub
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Rub a Dub Vanish
1938 Greater Magic 256
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub transformation and vanish
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 301
Edward Marlo Rub Away with rub vanish
1945 Off the Top 14
Arthur H. Buckley A Vanish of a Card from the Top of the Pack face-up with wrist turn
1946 Card Control 127
Larry Jennings Rub-a-dub Vanish without Wrist Turn
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 44
Unknown Rub'er card transforms into selection and then vanishes, Rub-A-Dub-Dub vanish
1972 The Living End 19
Paul Harris Special Handling #4 - Rub Away Vanish
1978 Las Vegas Close-Up 33
Edward Marlo Rub-a-Dub Gone card actually on table
1980 Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant) 41
Unknown Rubaway Vanish
1980 John: Verse Two 54
Unknown Rub-Away Vanish
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 1) 3
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
1982 Close-Up Hallucinations 46
Unknown Rub A Dub Dub
Sep. 1983 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 9) 825
Larry Jennings Rub a Dub Handling
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 17 & 18) 164
Paul Harris Tent Vanish Variation
1985 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 36
Dan Garrett Force-Ooth rub a dub-dub vanish as switch or force
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 268
Unknown Card Vanish rub a dub vanish, "effective when shown by Charlie Miller" (1939)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 27
Larry Jennings Rub A Dub Dub
1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 148
Larry Jennings Rub a Dub Dub Vanish tip
1987 The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 56
Unknown Rubaway Vanish
1987 Special Effects 1
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
1987 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 16) 276
Unknown Rub Away Vanish
1988 The Cervon File 165
Unknown Rub A Dub Vanish
1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 26
Unknown Rub a Dub Dub Vanish brief
1989 The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 248
Gary Kurtz Rub-A-Dub-Dub
1990 Unexplainable Acts 14
Jay Sankey The Face-Up Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
1990 Spectacle 31
Unknown Rub Away Vanish
1990 Top Secret Stuff 7
Edward Marlo Olram Ace Vanishes Rub-a-dub style and Tent style
Inspired by 1990 Cardfixes 155
Edward Marlo Wrist Turn Rub-a-Dub-Dub
1991 Cavorting Ladies 15
Unknown, Sveroni Rub-A-Dub-Dub with variations, as a transformation and transformation of a coin under a card
1991 Sveroni Original 38
Gary Kurtz The Rub-a-Dub Dub Vanish
1992 Prinzipien in der Praxis 17
Allan Ackerman The Ultra Rub-a-Dub-Dub face-up
1994 Wednesday Nights 5
Unknown Rub a Dub Vanish
1994 Secrets No. 1 49
Unknown Rub-a-Dub Vanish brief
1994 Steel and Silver 150
Steve Beam Limb Lead-In card vanishes on knee and appears back on deck
Also published here 1994 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 52) 965
Steven Hamilton Lightning Aces
Also published here July 1995 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 7) 2525
Steve Beam Limb Lead-in card vanishes on knee and appears back on deck
Also published here 1995 Vienna Notes 7
Unknown Rub-a-Dub-Vanish
1996 Card College — Volume 2 336
Unknown Rub-a-Dub Vanish
1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal) 230
Joel Givens Rubbed Out rub-a-dub variation
1996 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 60) 1157
Steve Beam The Rubaway Card Vanish - Tips & Tweaks on the Rub-A-Dub-Dub
  • The Original
  • Tip #1: The Far Side
  • Tip #2: The Flash
  • Tip #3: Turning Point
  • Tip #4: On the Diagonal
  • Tip #5: Dropping the Deck
  • Tip #6: The Lean
  • Tip #7: The Message
  • Tip #7: Time Misdirection
  • Tip #8: Facing Skyward
  • Variation #1: Face-Up
  • Variation #2: The Two-legged Table
  • Variation #3: Leg Man
Also published here 1996 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 62) 1209
Steve Beam Rub Away Vanish - Tips & Tweaks on the Rub-A-Dub-Dub
  • The Original
  • Tip #1: The Far Side
  • Tip #2: The Flash
  • Tip #3: Turning Point
  • Tip #4: On the Diagonal
  • Tip #5: Dropping the Deck
  • Tip #6: The Lean
  • Tip #7: The Massage
  • Tip #7: Time Misdirection
  • Tip #8: Facing Skyward
  • Variation #1: Face-Up
  • Variation #2: The Two-legged Table
  • Variation #3: Leg Man
Also published here 1996 Magic For The British Aisles 4
Unknown Rub-Away Vanish
1996 Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 4&5) 169
Larry Jennings Rub A Dub Dub Handling
Variations 1997 Jennings '67 193
Wesley James The WJ Fake Addition rub a dub-dub vanish as fake addition
1997 The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 94
Unknown Rub a Dub Vanish
1997 Ah-ha! 71
Chuck Smith Stand-Up Rub-a-Dub Vanish
2000 Why Not? 19
Unknown Rub-A-Dub Vanish
2004 Random Acts of Magic 77
Allan Ackerman The Ultra Rub-a-Dub-Dub face-up
2005 Ackerman 2004 16
Tyler Wilson Rub 'N Tug face up
Also published here 2005 Twisting To The Acers 5
Tyler Wilson Rub 'N Tug face up
Also published here 2005 Just be Glad my Name isn't Greg 13
Tyler Wilson Rub N Tug face up
Also published here 2006 Dominatricks 15
Allan Ackerman Ultra Rub-a-dub-dub face up, two handlings
2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 159
Harry Lorayne U-r-a-d-d Made Easy
Inspired by 2007 Best of Friends — Volume III 163
Shiv Duggal Rub-a-Dub Vanish as Switch under Case card apparently placed under case
May 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 5) 18
Glenn Morphew, Jason England Rub-a-Dub Vanish Variation
2010 Vortex 18
Tyler Wilson Rub-a-Dub Vanish credit information on this and the Rub 'N Tug Vanish
2010 Reinventing the Real 111
Unknown Rub a Dub Dub Vanish brief
2010 One Degree 41
Jason England Angled Rub-a-Dub-Dub Vanish
2011 Maelstrom 72
Unknown Rub-A-Dub Vanish
2013 Lecture Notes 3
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 6
Unknown Rub Away Vanish Rub a dub vanish
2014 Remix 52
Unknown Rub-a-dub-dub
2014 Classic Fantastic 47
Bébel Rub-A-Dub Aérien rub-a-dub in mid air, without table
2014 Transposition Asymétrique 19
Kiko Pastur Card Vanish a la Rub-a-Dub, with reversed card outjogged on face up card
2014 El Puente Invisible 39
Unknown Rub a Dub Dub Vanish see also thoughts on page 91
2016 The Secrets of So Sato 90
Frank Shields Another Rub-Note putting card apparently underneath case instead of hand
2017 Facsimile (Issue 6) 6
Bob Farmer Double-Back Vanish with odd-backed card, red/blue double backer, see page 31 for credit information by Max Maven
2017 The Bammo Gaffus Maximus 28
Unknown Rub a Dub Vanish
Oct. 2018 Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2)) 57
Unknown Rub Away Vanish Rub a Dub Vanish
2019 Houchin: French Kiss & The Invisible Palm 24
Unknown Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish brief
2019 Punto Cero.1 42
Jeremiah Zuo Rub-A-Dub Comments
2019 Confessions of A Magic Fan 33
Unknown Rub-a-Dub Vanish
2019 Tesseract 90
Glenn Morphew Rub-A-Dub Vanish Handling card angle-jogged
2020 Distilled 175
Christian Scherer Rub-A-Dub-Dub Variation apparently placing the card under the card case
2020 Französischer Abschied 9
John Carney Rub-a-Dub Vanish Handling one of two cards
2020 Sleights & Insights 166
Larry Jennings Elevated Rub A Dub false transfer without table
2020 Mr. Jennings Takes It Easy 385