48 entries in Wand & Stick / Animation
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Giovanni Manfretto Der schwebende Stab à la Giovanni Manfretto wand or similar object clings to hand, thread
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 11
Unknown Der schwebende Stab thread
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 7
H. F. C. Suhr Rising Wand from bottle
1899 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
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 135
Unknown Der frei an den Fingern schwebende Stab wand clings to fingertips, ungaffed, like the knife method, also with walking stick
Aug. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 8) 120
Unknown Magnetised Paper non-magical science experiment
1902 The Modern Conjurer 294
Phantome Ein moderner Erfinder - 1. stick clings to hand
Related to Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 9
Carl Willmann Die Aufhebung der Schwerkraft wand placed on table with most of it protruding, yet it does not fall
June 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 6) 88
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
Unknown From Decanter on Table wand rises up and down in bottle, thread
1903 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
Variations 1903 Later Magic 105
Professor Hoffmann The Rapping Wand thread, to answer questions
1903 Later Magic 113
Dr. James William Elliott The Auto-Gravity Wand mercury in wand, with second method in footnote
1903 Later Magic 116
Unknown The Rising and Falling Wand various methods
1903 Later Magic 120
Carl Willmann Der magnetisierte Zauberstab wand rises up in hand, rubber band inside
Feb. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 2) 20
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
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"
1930 Original Magic 38
Lu Brent The Wisenheimer Magnetic Wand Wand clings to interlocked hands (is it really Lu Brent's?)
1932 Novel Magic 7
Tom Sellers New Magnetic Pencil pencil sticks to hand, flesh-colored ring
1933 More Secrets 10
Unknown Wand Levitation hook at thumb nail, clings to hand
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 87
Unknown Aufhebung der Schwerkraft balancing a wand
Mar. 1942 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 3) 2
Unknown The Rising Wand rubber band
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 58
Unknown Sure-Grip Magnetized Wand
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 59
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell's Magnetized Wand thread
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 60
Frederick Braue Fred Braue Writes Floating Stick version, stick adheres to fingers and nose
Nov. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 6) 84
Tommy Dowd, Milbourne Christopher Model Asrah! wand levitates under handkerchief and vanishes, breakaway wand
1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 90) 365
Unknown Magnetized Wand wand moved in hand, thread
June 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 1) 124
Charles-Emile "Prof. Rex" Sauty Das magische Portrait von Rob. Houdin wand and ball cling on picture, followed by french translation "Le portrait magique de Robert-Houdin"
Mar. 1945 La Baguette Magique (Issue 2) 6
Syenraw Der schwebende Zauberstab floating wand, two loops on body
Also published here
  • in "Journal de la Prestidigitation"
1953 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 1) 95
The Great Christe The Floating Dove dove on wand, floating in front of performer
1958 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 36
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
1958 Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 11
Eddie Joseph Human Magnet pencil clings to finger, routine with match box
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 175
Eddie Joseph The Regal Sceptre shiny tube moves by itself in hand, rubber cord through tube
  • The Flashgun Extension
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 310
Unknown The Rising Wand
1976 The Big Book of Magic 18
Unknown The Balancing Wand
1976 The Big Book of Magic 20
Unknown Jumping Wand wand jumps from hand
1979 Elastrix 28
Unknown Die Katapult-Daumenspitze pen jumps out of hand (catapult thumb tip), as card location
Aug. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 2) 74
Hen Fetsch Der emporsteigende Bleistift pencil moves up and down in bottle, thread
Oct. 1982 Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 3) 106
Robert Gysel The Suspended Wand, Cane or Broom No. 6, gimmick
1983 101 Psychic Tests 3
Piet Forton Dein Zauberstab kann sich biegen und kann schweben... magic wand bends and sticks on hand, various methods, production of a handkerchief
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 23
Unknown Floating Wand thread
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 24
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 1995 Underworld (Issue 1) 1
Pavel Der Zauberstab-Regenerator broken wand placed inside bottle and restored wand starts to rise, repeated
1995 M wie Magie 2
Pavel Zugabe: Der balancierende Zauberstab balancing wand on table, magnetic
1995 M wie Magie 26
Jon LeClair Swizzle Stick Rise swizzle stick rises out of bottle
1997 The Art of Invisible Thread 107
Unknown Chi Coin stick or wand suspends in hand, hidden hole coin in Downs palm
2010 Prolix (Issue 7) 453
John Carney Magnetized Wand wand clings to fingertips
  • Wand Gimmick
  • Wand Handling
Inspired by 2020 Sleights & Insights 214
John Carney Bottled Spirits wand rises from bottle, jumps out
2020 Sleights & Insights 244