191 entries in Wand & Stick
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown To thrust a peece of lead into one eie, and to drive it about (with a sticke) betweene the skin and flesh of the forehead, untill it be brought to the other eie, and there thrust out lead put in one eye (really into hollow wand) and brought out the other The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 197
Unknown How to seeme to swallow a long pudding made of Tinne ball transforms into collapsable tin cone and is swallowed The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 21
Unknown To make a Person tired, or sweat, at carrying a small Stick of a Room bet / wager Breslaw's Last Legacy 52
Unknown The Pillars of Solomon, and the Magic Bradawl precursors of Chinese Sticks Modern Magic 330
Unknown Producing Clink with Wand when tapping on clothing, two methods (gimmicked wand and ungaffed) Modern Magic 170
Unknown The Half-crown (or Florin) Wand Modern Magic 203
Unknown Sweets from Wand gaffed wand to produced sweets Modern Magic 253
Professor Hoffmann The Magic Wand Modern Magic 4
Professor Hoffmann The use of the Magic Wand Tricks with Cards 36
Unknown The Firing Wand More Magic 2
Unknown The Electric Wand as practical joke to shock spectator or heckler (!) More Magic 4
Unknown Coin to Bottle Wand mechanical wand to introduce folding coin into bottle More Magic 160
W. J. Collins The Wand passed through the Hat telescopic wand More Magic 312
Unknown The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket More Magic 124
Unknown Kartenfang in der Luft catching cards at end of wand Der moderne Kartenkünstler 185
Unknown Card and Egg Balance impossible balancing stunt with card and egg on wandRelated to New Era Card Tricks 198
H. F. C. Suhr Rising Wand from bottle Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 80
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
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Verschwinden und Erscheinen No. 26, wand travels from paper to paper tube on table, two methods Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 77
Unknown Das kletternde Ei No. 20, egg slowly climbs a stick, thread, hollow stick with sand to control speed Der Amateurzauberer 153
Unknown Der Thalerstab No. 8, coin wand, either with coin attached to rubber band or with folding coin that retracts into wand, for continuous production Der Amateurzauberer 23
Unknown Tuch und Zauberstab No. 12, wand wrapped in newspaper, silk vanishes, newspaper torn apart and silk comes out Der Amateurzauberer 135
Unknown Magnetised Paper non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 294
Charles Lang Neil The Wand general comments The Modern Conjurer 29
Unknown From Decanter on Table wand rises up and down in bottle, thread Later Magic 104
Professor Hoffmann, Professor Sylvester The Self-Supporting Wand clinging to hand and other objects, thread and other gimmicks
- Introductory Patter
- Various Methods of Suspension
- The Wand Supported without any Mechanical Aid
Later Magic 105
Professor Hoffmann The Rapping Wand thread, to answer questions Later Magic 113
Dr. James William Elliott The Auto-Gravity Wand mercury in wand, with second method in footnote Later Magic 116
Unknown The Rising and Falling Wand various methods Later Magic 120
Ellis Stanyon The Climbing Ring on wandRelated to Later Magic 118
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Production of the Wand - From the Sleeve (Robert-Houdin)
- From the Purse
Related to
  • "The Secrets of Conjuring and Magic"
Later Magic 102
Unknown Wand Production from Paper Cone Later Magic 128
Unknown Wands for the Production of Handkerchiefs "Special Wands for Various Purposes"
four wand constructions
Later Magic 122
Unknown A Wand for the Production of Cigars Later Magic 130
Unknown The "Swallowing" Wand wand pushed down throat of spectator, moving tube on end Later Magic 132
Unknown To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one Later Magic 191
Unknown Production from the Wand Related to Later Magic 222
Professor Hoffmann Chapter IV - The Magic Wand and Tricks Therewith chapter intro Later Magic 102
Professor Hoffmann The Flight of Time routine with watch, sight gags, watch vanishes from box, apparently shot with pistol into spectator, wand pushed into spectatorRelated to Later Magic 183
Unknown How to Change the Wand into a Handkerchief Later Magic 126
T. Nelson Downs The Downs Coin Wand The Art of Magic 273
Unknown The New Coin Wand The Art of Magic 275
Stanley Collins A Stock of Sticky Sticks three different colored sticks / wands are wrapped in a corresponding colored paper, then the sticks change places, then all sticks are wrapped together and change into one tricolor stick Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 70
Oswald Rae A Cue-Rious Case billiard cue vanishes from huge envelope and appears back in cue caseRelated to Between Ourselves 31
Tom Sellers A Vanishing Wand secret pocket ditch Tricks That Work 8
Oswald Rae The Vanishing Golf Club Golf club vanishes from newspaper and is produced from waistcoat pocket More Practical Patter 5
Oswald Rae A Cue-Rious Case very brief, details in Oswald Rae's "Between Ourselves", billiard cue vanishes from huge envelope and appears back in cue caseRelated to More Practical Patter 21
Oswald Rae A Combination Wand multi-effect wand
- handkerchief appears on end of wand
- wand rises in hand
- wand is forced down a boy's throat
- ring climbs on wand, answers question
- stick to fingers
Also published here
  • "A Combination Wand" in " The Linking Ring"
Original Magic 38
Oswald Rae A Suggested Combination wand wrapped in newspaper, signed cigarette changes into wand and newspaper is crushed, cigarette later found inside a candleAlso published here
  • "A Suggested Combination" in "The British Ring"
Original Magic 45
Lu Brent The Wisenheimer Magnetic Wand Wand clings to interlocked hands (is it really Lu Brent's?) Novel Magic 7
Unknown Vanish of Cigarettes from a Glass with handkerchief cover, thread The Magic Annual for 1937 24
Unknown Somersaulting a Pack of Cards stunt of flipping deck over on table edge and catching it, also with wand The Magic Annual for 1937 92
Unknown Wand Through Hat The Magic Annual for 1937 91
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Subtle Penetration handling for wand or pencil through handkerchief The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 42
Unknown Method No. 6. The Wand and Rising Card Hair and Wax Pellet, hollow wand with thread in it (weight on one end) Greater Magic 391
John Northern Hilliard The Cups and Balls The Wand
The Balls
The Cups
Greater Magic 658
Unknown Wand Levitation hook at thumb nail, clings to hand The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 87
Franklin M. Chapman Rollable Wand banner with message can be rolled up to look like a wand Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 1) 2
Franklin M. Chapman Vanishing Glass on Wand under handkerchief Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 4) 4
J. A. Sheterom Vanishing Wand Presentation The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 116) 687
Theodore Annemann Wand information The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 123) 715
Laurie Ireland A Bit Of Patter interlude for the vanishing wand Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 16
Walter B. Gibson, Han Ping Chien Gaglets - Gibson's wand vanish
- Han Ping Chien swallowing billard ball vanishes
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 18) 77
Tom Sellers The Restored Spill wooden stick That's Good! 3
Unknown The Rising Wand rubber band Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 58
Unknown Sure-Grip Magnetized Wand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 59
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell's Magnetized Wand thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 60
William G. Edwards Edwards' Magnetic Wand other things stick to wand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 63
Unknown An Emergency Magnetic Wand if wand on page 63 is unavailable, tape Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 67
Unknown Wand from Pocketbook from too small purse Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 51
Unknown Wand from Card Case Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 54
Unknown The P-L Vanishing Wand wand wrapped up in paper vanishes, paper shell Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 47
Unknown Simplex Handkerchief Producing Wand gaffed wand to produce handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 55
Unknown Vanishing Handkerchief Wand vanishes inside wand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 56
Unknown The Penetrating Wand sliding ends Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 67
Unknown Card in the Egg - Wand torn and restored card to egg Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 69
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Growing Wand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 75
Unknown The Wandering Wand and Envelopes wand travels from one long envelope to another Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 50
Frank Kelly Vanishing Wand Routine wand vanishes and reappears on spectator's back Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 76
Frederick Braue Wand Production in the hands, lapel Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 3) 10
Hen Fetsch Gaglet presentation for disappearing wand in a piece of newspaper The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 33) 137
Frederick Braue Fred Braue Writes Floating Stick version, stick adheres to fingers and nose Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 6) 84
R. M. Jamison The Hindu Wands and Cords tip on the Chinese Sticks Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 3) 63
Orville Wayne Meyer, R. M. Jamison The Hindu Wands and Cords on the Chinese Sticks Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 4) 71
Hart Fisher A Routine for the Twentieth Century and Other Standart Magic outline of a routine with wand, saltshaker and silks Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 13
Tommy Dowd, Milbourne Christopher Model Asrah! wand levitates under handkerchief and vanishes, breakaway wand The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 365
Unknown Magnetized Wand wand moved in hand, thread Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 124
Phil Huckabee "That's All" Wand wand with message banner Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 30
George L. Neilson An Original Routine with the Milk Pitcher and other Items most Magicians Have Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 12
R. J. Cooper Wand Shells, Candle Shells etc. how to build shells Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 10) 109
Unknown The Swallowing Wand wand thrust into assistants mouth and out Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 124
Unknown Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 137
Unknown A Porous Glass pushing wand through bottom of glass, same method than cups & balls gag Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 130
Sigmar K. Hofeller Magic of the Wand wand vanishes from newspaper and appears in wand cabinet My Best 313
Louis Tannen No Fake vanishing wand, breakaway wand The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 88) 358
Milbourne Christopher Chinese Stick Tip Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 8) 185
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column using "Vampire Flexible Glass" with mirror and break-away wand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 8) 184
Bob Spencer Block and Wand Penetration wand through die illusion Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 31
Unknown Wand Through Hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 106
Seymour Davis Wand Through Handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 108
Jack Yeager Card in Egg Routine De Luxe torn card restored in egg, corner verification, with wand Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 17
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Stick spectator holds ends, two timesAlso published here Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 1
John Howie The "Direct" Ring on Wand Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 12
John Howie Penetrellis ring under handkerchief penetrates a rod Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 16
John Howie A Ring, a Wand and a Handkerchief ring on wand, with handkerchief, then ring vanishes and appears knotted on handkerchiefInspired by
  • Roy Short's "With the Jardine Ellis Ring, No. 1 of a Series" in "The Magic Circular" Vol. 47, No. 522. 1953.
  • Paquette's Baguette! (Paquette, 1952)
Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 27
Dr. Spencer Thornton The Sensitive Touch spectators write billets with names of american and foreign cities, wand points automatically to several billets and divides the american cities from the foreign ones Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 11
Max Malini Bills, Lemon and Egg bill in lemon and bill in egg, bills vanish from handkerchief, with wand Malini and His Magic 33
Robert E. Olson Wand Through Hank The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 395/396) 412
J. A. Bowling The Bowling Coin Wand The New Modern Coin Magic 477
David Berglas Switching A Long Object The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 207
David Berglas The Vanishing Stick The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 198
Robert (Bob) Hess Ring Box ring dropped in box, want inserted, penetrates wand The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 333
John Hamilton Scientific Rope magnetic ends, held together with thread
- cut & restored
- Disappearing Knot
- Penetration Of A Wand Or Pencil
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 10) 353
Flip Hallema Flipstick different moves and routines Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 221
Flip Hallema Silk and Wand stick vanishes and reappears with silk Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 230
J. W. Sarles Notes on Hyper Silk, also with ringInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 3) 482
Norman Houghton Hyper Silk silk through wand, see also p. 679 for referencesVariationsAlso published here
  • "Hyper Silk" (Gen, Feb. 1961)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 3) 482
Patrick Page A Production Effect wand or pencil appear under handkerchief Tricks with Handkerchiefs 24
Harlan Tarbell, Faucett Ross The Skittle Riddle Wand and silk pass through a wooden skittle Magic With Faucett Ross 63
Unknown The Rising Wand The Big Book of Magic 18
Unknown The Balancing Wand The Big Book of Magic 20
Unknown The Handkerchief Wand handkerchief is pushed into a paper cone and vanishes The Big Book of Magic 17
Unknown The Breakaway Wand comedy prop The Big Book of Magic 19
Patrick Page The Wand general comments The Big Book of Magic 15
Unknown The Rings on Rod Illusion box with magic wand, rings penetrate The Big Book of Magic 211
Unknown The Vanishing Wand wrapped in sheet of paper The Big Book of Magic 16
Stephen Minch Milo the Magnificent comedy routine with puppet, comedy wands
- ball & cone phase
- milk pitcher
- finds card after many failed tries, puppet assistant brings jumbo card
Creations of a Magical Madman 87
Unknown Jumping Wand wand jumps from hand Elastrix 28
Karrell Fox Baffling Blow-Outs party blow-outs used for Chinese Sticks type routine, tube through sleeve Another Book 245
Karrell Fox The "Grew-Some" Wand Another Book 188
Karrell Fox Wand-Two-Three gag wand routine Another Book 186
Karrell Fox The "Summer-Time" Wand wand "changes" into fan Another Book 186
Karrell Fox The "Venetian Wand" wand changes into latter like venetian blind Another Book 187
Jim Cellini Real Magic wand vanishes and is pulled from small purse The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part I 88
Karl Norman Ring and Wand Routine Fork Full of Appetizers 59
Flip Hallema Flipstick Move The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part I 89
Robert Gysel The Suspended Wand, Cane or Broom No. 6, gimmick 101 Psychic Tests 3
Unknown Floating Wand thread The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 24
Earl Wheeler Wand Production steal from lapel The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 24
Martin Lewis The Inscrutable Sticks Chinese sticks that end with the sticks being dismantled and ending clean Martin's Miracles 140
Gaëtan Bloom Potty Bicycle Pumps Chinese sticks effect with two bicycle pumps Gaetan Bloom 86 27
Terry Seabrooke The Pipes & Plugs Chinese sticks with pipes and plugs Seabrooke's Book 80
Karl Fulves Rope Problem #2 - Chinese Ropes two ropes, on over each shoulder, when one is pulled, the other moves up à la Chinese Sticks, posed as a problem Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 12
Richard Kaufman Introduction - A Conversation with Ron Wilson interview, with details on opening tables with the color changing knife, Ultramental, The Chinese Sticks, The Multiplying Bottles The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 11
Flip Hallema Flip-pen-cy flip stick routine with pen and borrowed pen which transform into each other, appear, travel Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 7&8 Arcane) 1
Unknown A Novel Production No. 15, under borrowed handkerchief appears a wand, then a silk Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 40
Unknown Produce a Wand No. 50 Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 146
Flip Hallema Body Holdout holding pen against body Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 7&8 Arcane) 5
Koichi Kawada Crafty Wand Vanish flipstick type vanish with silk New Magic Of Japan 88
Flip Hallema Flipstick Move with pen Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 7&8 Arcane) 3
Unknown Wand Through Cup Williamson's Wonders 94
David Williamson Drummer's Wand Spin credited to Johnny Brown of Texas Williamson's Wonders 91
Rhett Bryson The Magician's Helper wand / plunger gag The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 33) 592
Flip Hallema Flipstick with a straw The Minotaur (Vol. 2, No. 2) 13
Karrell Fox Silkenbac silk vanishes from paper cone, reappears on child's back Goodies 58
Alex Elmsley Magnetic Monte three miniature wands, one is shown magnetic The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 1 192
Arturo de Ascanio Los Bambues Chinos complete routine La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 4 135
Unknown The Chinese Sticks Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 121
Unknown A Card & Egg Trick trick wand, reprinted from Vol. 1 No. 1 of "The Wizard", Sept. 1905 New Sorcerer (Vol. 1, No. 6) 4
Joe Rindfleisch Slim to None building an eatable wand The Minotaur (Vol. 6, No. 2) 9
Yank Hoe Razors and Paper Loops stick is broken on paper without harming paper More Greater Magic 1225
John Scarne Suspense multi-phase cigar routine
- cigar clings to hand, finger and hidden stick method
- four cigars cling to hand, ungaffed
- they are released in requested order
Related to Underworld (Issue 1) 1
John Riggs Anytime Wand from Purse The Magic of John Riggs 13
Karrell Fox The Super-Simple Coin Wand Much Ado About Something 70
Goutam Guha Ring on Chopstick Tricks with the Jardine Ellis Ring 21
Ken Krenzel The Million Penny Mystery pencil vanish and appearance, clean Ingenuities 100
J. W. Sarles Three To Go three silks vanish in hand one by one with wand, with tubes that can be unloaded in wand Underworld (Issue 7) 91
Karl Fulves Loophole #2 extra rope in hollow wandRelated to The Fine Print (Issue 10) 335
Joshua Jay Paintbrush Penetration Paintbrush and coin routine - coin vanishes and appears, paintbrush disappears and jumps behind ear, finally paintbrush penetrates coin Magic Atlas 135
Flip Hallema Flipstick Move Magic Atlas 137
Christian Scherer Wand Production from handkerchief Kreative Magie 16
Jay Sankey Broken English "Chinese characters" written on a wooden chopstick change into TWO OF HEARTS, divining the selection Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 20
Al Baker Ribbon Through Wand The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 638
Al Baker Vanishing Wand wand shell The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 593
Unknown Wand Through Cup Classic Street Cups and Balls 50
Robert Kraft Refractive wand in glass of water is straight despite physics Prolix (Issue 6) 357
Flip Hallema Flipstick Limited 30
Unknown Chi Coin stick or wand suspends in hand, hidden hole coin in Downs palm Prolix (Issue 7) 453
Unknown The Wand Spin brief Vortex 207
Tom Stone Chinese Lubricant suggestion for Chinese Sticks Maelstrom 90
Patrick Page The Breakaway Wand Magic Page by Page 289
Patrick Page Wanderful black part of wand is removed Magic Page by Page 292
Patrick Page Breakaway Wand Magic Page by Page 295
Roy Baker Breakaway Breakaway breakaway wand sequence Magic Page by Page 296
Patrick Page It's My Turn Now using a breakaway wand for a kids show Magic Page by Page 296
Patrick Page On the Back wand vanishes and appears on assistant's back Magic Page by Page 316
Patrick Page From Down Under boomerang wand, gag Magic Page by Page 286
Patrick Page Up Up Up Up Up knob of stick travels to other side of stick, gag Magic Page by Page 291
Patrick Page Cue for Magic gag with wand, chalking end Magic Page by Page 291
Christian Scherer Ursache und Wirkung design of locking Chinese Sticks, with routine and presentation Schlaglichter 394
Christian Scherer Der Zauberstab mit dem Klick construction of a magic wand who does a click when hit on the hand Schlaglichter 186