120 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Penetration / With Other Objects / Handkerchief
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Prof. Hofzinser's letzter Gedanke four or five selection penetrate handkerchief at once
Related to 1896 76
Penetration of Matter two methods (one with duplicates), one card or several cards
Related to 1897 57
Carl Willmann Die das Tuch durchdringenden Karten three cards one by one
June 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6)
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das Durchdringen der Stoffe No. 9, cards through handkerchief, card pulled out or drop out after hitting it with wand
1899 37
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Handkerchief
Variations 1902 198
To Shake a Chosen Card Through a Handkerchief
1902 73
To Shake a Chosen Card Through a Handkerchief
1904 48
The Card Through the Handkerchief "one of the specialties of the ingenious Mr. Leipzig", credited to German St. Roman
1909 136
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Bunte Blätter multi-phase card routine, card stab, color change of cards, card through handkerchief and rising cards from wooden box
1922 65
Victor Farelli Suggestions and "Tips" variations from where to produce the pair that denotes the card
  • Rising Cards
  • Cards in Pocket
  • The Blindfold and Knife
  • Caught in the Air
  • Cards through Handkerchief
1931 14
T. Page Wright Card through Silk
1933 22
T. Page Wright Card Through Silk detailed
Related to 1933 42
Williams' Card Trick card through handkerchief with fair selection and duplicate from index
1937 230
Selected Cards Pass through a Handkerchief deck on table with handkerchief underneath, stripper deck
1937 264
Card Through Handkerchief stripper deck
1937 268
The Card Through the Handkerchief
1937 338
The Penetrating Cards through case and handkerchief
1937 338
Henry Gordien Card under the Napkin
1938 224
Baffles Brush Method No. 9. Card Rising Through a Handkerchief ungaffed
1938 397
Martin Gardner Through the Hank whole deck penetrates handkerchief except selection
Variations 1938
The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38)
Theodore Annemann, Stanley Collins The Penetrating Card deck in case, credits see p. 461
Nov. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 66)
Edward Victor The Cards and Handkerchief Effect two selections rise through handkerchief, two selections “shaken” through as in standard
Related to 1940 ca. 30
Edward Victor Card Through Handkerchief – Two Cards setup to allow two cards to pass through one at a time
1940 ca. 33
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Penetrating Card Fake using blank-backed card
Also published here 1941
The Jinx (Issue 124)
Jimmy Grippo Clear Through! handkerchief put on deck and corner folded in, selection penetrates the silk
Also published here Nov. 1942
The Phoenix (Issue 23)
Martin Gardner Deck Through Handkerchief first selection rises from handkerchief-wrapped deck, whole deck penetrates handkerchief except second selection
Inspired by 1942 16
Martin Gardner Card Through Handkerchief single card penetrates handkerchief
1942 31
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Card Through Handkerchief
1943 12
Card through the Handkerchief
1943/27 242
New Era Card Through Handkerchief
1943/27 244
Three Cards through the Handkerchief
1943/27 247
Rising Cards through Handkerchief
1943/27 251
The Black Ace and Card Through Handkerchief single Ace penetrates handkerchief, changes to selection, Ace in pocket
1943/27 252
Nate Leipzig Card through Handkerchief through handkerchief laid on the table
1943/27 255
George H. Pittman Card Thru Hank through case and handkerchief
1945 49
Blindfolded Pack tabled
1948 161
Martin Gardner Card Through the Handkerchief no palming, deck in case
1948/27 84
Norman Houghton Perverse Penetration deck in case wrapped in handkerchief, deck and cards except selection penetrate handkerchief
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950)
Harlan Tarbell, Jimmy Grippo The Card Through Handkerchief No. 148
1950 287
Paul Rosini Card Through Handkerchief
1950 27
Dai Vernon, Wallace Galvin Card through Handkerchief tabled
Related to 1953 18
Cy Endfield Card Penetration and Change card placed in handkerchief "penetrates", in its place selection
Also published here 1955 37
Billy McComb An Act for a Lazy Magician complete act
  • Ring on Stick
  • Card through Handkerchief
  • Anti-Gravity Glasses
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Transformation of Handkerchief ("The End" appears)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1955)
Cy Endfield Card Penetration and Change card placed in handkerchief "penetrates", in its place selection
Also published here 1956 11
Karte und Taschentuch classic method
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 17 No. 4)
Jerry Andrus Thru a Handkerchief deck spread on tabled handkerchief, card penetrates to underneath it
1956 126
Lawrence "Larry" Grey Another Larry Grey Trick three selected cards are found, the last one penetrates the hank
1961 57
Karte durchdringt Etui + Tuch through case and handkerchief, probably by Leist-Bernini
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 23 No. 4)
Nate Leipzig Card Through Handkerchief
1963 189
Jack Chanin Rip-o coin torn through borrowed handkerchief
1966 407
Eddie Joseph Peculiar Permeation deck under handkerchief, selection drops out, could be done as penetration
1969 36
Dr. Jacob Daley, Martin Gardner Daley's Card Thru Hank
Mar. 1971
Epilogue (Issue 11)
The Penetrating Card card through handkerchief and card case
1972 14
Jimmy Grippo Clear Thru! handkerchief put on deck and corner folded in, selection penetrates the silk
Also published here 1972 91
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Card Thru Hank No. 141, suggestion for using a one-hand palm
Related to 1972 38
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Note No. 182, two cards chosen, one penetrates handkerchief, other one travels to pocket
1972 45
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Table Notes - 5) Card Thru Hank No. 352-5, loading action
1972 98
Dr. Gordon C. Peck Dr. Gordon Peck's Two Cards Thru Hank No. 386, note without content
1972 106
Cardini Card Through Handkerchief Standard effect
1975 217
John Scarne Card Thru Hank
Feb. 1975 857
Francis Carlyle Card through Box and Hank
1975 18
Jerry Andrus The Clip Slip with Handkerchief
1976 26
Jerry Andrus A Method for DBM (Double Barreled Miracle)
1976 50
Karl Fulves Card Problems - (2) card through handkerchief, first card is wrong, slid back in, then right one, posed as problem
Interlocutor (Issue 10)
Karl Fulves Other Applications of sleeving
  • Hofzinser Ace Problem with Aces in spectator's pocket
  • Rising Card Hook-up
  • Sticky Tape at outside of Sleeve
  • Sleeving into Envelopes
1977 47
Tommy Wonder Card Through Handkerchief using a direct center steal under cover of handkerchief
Also published here 1977 12
Tuchdurchdringung card penetrates deck and handkerchief, on table
1978 48
Nate Leipzig, Hannes Höller Klassische Kartendurchdringung card through handkerchief, with Stripper Deck
Related to 1978 49
Card Through Handkerchief
1978 82
Karrell Fox Plural Card Thru Hank follow-up, whole deck penetrates handkerchief except selection
1979 99
Roy Walton Oil & Water Handkerchief Finale one color penetrates handkerchief, without method
1980 40
Jimmy Ray Card Fall
1980 7
Martin Gardner Daley's Card Thru Hank
1981 11
Keith Breen Deck Through Handkerchief whole deck penetrates
May 1981
Apocalypse (Vol. 4 No. 5)
Roy Walton Shakedown four Aces are between the two Jokers, everything in handkerchief, the three Aces that have not been selected penetrate the handkerchief
Variations 1981 211
Derek Dingle Card Through Hanky Handling
1982 182
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Hanky Panky card through handkerchief, with Stripper Deck
Related to 1982 5
Card through Handkerchief
1982 52
Werner "Walt Nelson" Nussbaumer Die Nussbaumersuite: Karte durchdringt Taschentuch cards in card case
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 43 No. 3)
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase Full Deck Vanish extension
Inspired by 1983 39
Rich Marotta A.P.E. (Another Penetration Effect)
1983 27
Ken De Courcy Penetrating Aces Aces pass through handkerchief while deck is wrapped
1983 18
Piet Forton Coin Penetration - Card Penetration coin through silk, briefly explained with cards
1984 5
Rolland Hamblen Card Location Ten Card Location routine
1. Say Stop
2. Spell Out
3. Spring Location
4. Stabbed Card
5. The fifth card
6. Stabbed Cards
7. Card through handkerchief
8. - 10. catch from shower
1985 17
Rolland Hamblen Card Through Handkerchief (1940)
1985 30
Karl Fulves Jinx Deck a red ace rises through handkerchief covered deck, then deck drops out leaving other red ace behind
Inspired byAlso published here 1987 13
Roberto Giobbi Card Through Handkerchief with deck switch
Feb. 1988
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 1)
Karl Fulves Jinx Deck No. 58, a red ace rises through handkerchief covered deck, then deck drops out leaving other red ace behind
Inspired byAlso published here 1988 171
Nate Leipzig Ein vergessenes Requisit using blank-backed card
Also published here 1988
Magische Blätter (Vol. 2 No. 4)
John Carney Straggler all cards except selection penetrate napkin
1991 15
William Larsen, T. Page Wright The L. W. Card Through Silk
Related to 1991 264
T. Page Wright The Deck Through the Silk gypsy switch
1991 266
Judson S. Brown A Single Card Through Silk without deck
1991 269
Arturo de Ascanio La Carta a través del Pañuelo cards in handkerchief are placed into a glass, selection penetrates handkerchief
Also published here
  • "Ilusionismo" 1954.
1992 85
Vicente Canuto La Carta a Través del Pañuelo card through handkerchief, classic
1993 176
Alex Elmsley Shakedown credit information on the plot
Related toVariations 1994 197
Card Through Handkerchief
1996 305
Tommy Wonder Fabricated using a direct center steal under cover of handkerchief
Related toAlso published here 1996 55
Christian Scherer, S. W. Erdnase Karte durch Tuch no palming method for card through handkerchief
Inspired by 1997 27
Through and Through two chosen cards change places and penetrate a handkerchief
1998 751
Ed Eckl Kornographic Kard Thru Hank card trough handkerchief, first wrong card which is pushed back in
1998 1378
Alex Elmsley Colour Filter four red cards are interlaced with four black cards, then wrapped in handkerchief, cards of one color penetrate silk
1998 48
Ellis Stanyon To Pass the Chosen Card Through a Handkerchief No. 10
1999 210
Christoph Borer, Michel Gammenthaler T.M. - R.H.D. paperclip method, diplicate
Also published here 2000 16
Christoph Borer T.M. - R.H.D. paperclip method, duplicate
Also published here 2006 91
Doug Edwards No Hanky Panky
2006 120
Michael Vincent Three Cards, One Handkerchief three cards found with handkerchief: rise, transformation, penetration
2007 486
Miguel Gómez La carta a través del pañuelo
Inspired by 2007 158
Tom Stone Idea for Oil & Water
  • padding
4&4, four reds alternated with four blacks put in handkerchief, all put in handkerchief, one color penetrates one by one
2007 17
Román García El Muro de Cristal four cards signed on the back, through transparent handkerchief, covered with postcard
Inspired byRelated to
  • Gabi Pareras' "Ases clandestino" in "Sequencias"
2010 165
S. W. Erdnase, Eric Evans Piercing the Veil
Inspired by 2012 13
Tom Gagnon Hidden Agenda cards spread on pad, covered with handkerchief, pad folded over spread and unfolded, selection is now on top of handkerchief
Inspired by 2013 31
Amílkar Riega Bello Mi adaptación de un clásico: Carta al Pañuelo
El Manuscrito (Vol. 6 No. 24)
Tom Gagnon Veiled Penetration no palming
2019 447
Ryan Plunkett Paper and Silk intro
2020 149
Ryan Plunkett The Card Through Handkerchief
2020 155
Elliott Terral Subtlety: A Flash of the Palm showing palm empty during card through handkerchief routine
2020 164
Gordon Bruce Card Through Handkerchief using imp pass, from 1974 lecture
2022 107
Helge Thun Doppelt Hält Besser Hoch 3 three signed cards are found with rubber banded deck in different ways (band effect, transformation, under a box, located in pocked in cased deck, card through silk with rubber-banded case) twice, last card appears folded and rubber-banded in small clear box
2022 21
Helge Thun Das Tuch des Todes four signed Kings lost in deck, the are found again with the help of a handkerchief, with management of divided cards for subsequent routines
  • Erste Kartenproduktion (card rises from handkerchief-covered deck and floats up)
  • Zweite Kartenproduktion (card through handkerchief with cased deck)
  • Dritte Kartenproduktion (cased deck put in handkerchief, spectator reaches in and locates card)
  • Vierte Kartenproduktion (card appears on face of deck in glass with handkerchief cover)
2023 29