16 entries in Sword
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Der magische Degen No. 2, sword used to stab selection blindfolded, deck scattered on floor, deck switch for short deck when fetching sword
1895 4
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, sword through body
Jan. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1)
David Devant Devant's "Transvaal Flag" Trick flag apparently cut in two with sword but vanishes instead, then a small flag becomes larger
1903 361
Franklin M. Chapman Cocktail Pix cocktail picks with different colors are put in four envelopes, colors are divined behind back
Oct. 1938
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 4)
Jay Weiler, Karl Fulves Sword through Spectator confederate
Oct. 1966 60
Ali Bongo Tisch Kebob three balls from tissue paper vanish and appear on dagger held by spectator, with tube
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68)
Sword Reversal as told by Dunninger, no method
Apr. 1968 170
Leslie Anderson, Harry Anderson Foiled blindfolded performer, different stunts with a fencing foil
Magick (Issue 211)
Jack Hughes Three Sword Suspension two swords are eventually removed, suspension of person on one sword
Related to 1981 23
Jack Hughes The Scimitar Suspension different design of the Three Sword Suspension
Related to 1981 25
Jeff McBride The Fire Knife fire-eating torches
2003 62
Kevin James Sword of the Samurai appearing samurai sword
2003 289
Alan Wakeling Spain flowers appear at end of sword, then a flower bouquet, then deck is sprung in the air and all four Aces are impaled by performer
  • Notes (Jim Steinmeyer)
Sep. 2007
Genii (Vol. 70 No. 9)
Christoph Borer Die gerechte Strafe sword jammed in arm
2016 182
A Technique of Sword Swallowing fake sword swallowing
  • Dan Sherer (additional comments)
Also published here
  • Hōkasen, 1764
May 2016
Genii (Vol. 79 No. 5)
Christoph Borer Gemälde-Suspense five easels on stage, on each a frame covered with paper, four are destroyed with a rapier, the remaining one contains precious painting
2018 154