563 entries in Ring / Finger Rings
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Unknown To put a ring through your cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit), is taken off and put onto stick that two people holdRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 197
Unknown How to seeme to put a ring through ones cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit and spinning illusion), is taken off and put onto stick that two people holdRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 26
Unknown L'Anneau Dans un Pistolet, Qui Se Trouve Ensuite au Bec d'une Tourterelle, Dans une Boîte qu'on Avait Auparavant Visitée & Cachetée ring shot with a pistol is later found in the beak of a turtle dove sitting in a box which was examined before La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 50
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic stringAlso published here Modern Magic 225
Unknown The Magic Ball and Rings three rings vanish from box, reappear inside special ball on special stickRelated to Modern Magic 231
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg Also published here Modern Magic 233
Unknown The Magic Rose ring travels into mechanical rose Modern Magic 234
Unknown To Fire Borrowed Rings from a Pistol, and make them Pass into a Goblet filled with Bran and covered with a Handkerchief, the Bran Disappearing, and being found elsewhere Modern Magic 384
Unknown The Wizard's Omelet Borrowed Rings and Live Doves produced from an Omelet, dove pan Modern Magic 398
Unknown The Mysterious Salver rings, coins or key travel into glass on tablet audibly when covered, mechanical Modern Magic 416
Unknown The Glove Column three or four rings and glove borrowed and shot on column, then glove expanded as though containing a living hand appears at the top of the pillar, with rings on each finger Modern Magic 469
Unknown To Pass a Ring through a Pocket-handkerchief using wire gimmick Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring through the Table glass, hat and handkerchief with ring sewn inside Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring invisibly upon the Middle of a Wooden Wand, the Ends being held by two of the Spectators Also published here Modern Magic 230
Unknown To Pass a Ring from the one Hand to either Finger of the other Hand substitute ring on pull, temporary hook servante behind legAlso published here Modern Magic 227
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat More Magic 199
Unknown The Wandering Ring ring travels from one hand wrapped in handkerchief to the other, reelVariations More Magic 196
Prof. Robertson Prof. Robertsons Ring- und Kartenkunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in cardRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 30
Unknown Card, Ring and Ribbon borrowed finger ring appears on loop of string tied on card with hole New Era Card Tricks 153
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Handschuhsäule No. 17, five finger rings and glove borrowed, all fired on a stand with pistol, glove with five rings appears there, with assistant Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 56
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case Der Amateurzauberer 115
Unknown Die amerikanische Thalerkassette No. 11, box in which four coins are in slits, they vanish one by one mechanically each time the lid is opened and closed, variation in which they all vanish at once or a finger ring vanishes Der Amateurzauberer 31
Unknown Die bezauberte Karte No. 19, card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in cardRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 104
Unknown A Ring Passed on to Stick or Wand whilst both ends are held by Spectator The Modern Conjurer 273
Ellis Stanyon The Climbing Ring on wandRelated to Later Magic 118
Unknown To Exchange the Ring or Rings - ring placed on finger and dropped in glass, sleight-of-hand
- ring slid on wand switched on way to stage
- matchbox to steal out ring
Later Magic 189
Unknown To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one Later Magic 191
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz Pistol for getting a borrowed ring behind stage Later Magic 52
Unknown The Ring and the Card thread loop tied to playing card, borrowed finger ring vanishes and reappears in thread loop Later Magic 196
William E. Robinson A Borrowed Ring Found in a Potato actual ring loaded into potatoRelated to Later Magic 194
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
- The Old Method
- The Hartz Method
Also published here Later Magic 198
Unknown The Wedding Ring and Flag finger ring wrapped in flash paper vanishes, flag changes into flowers, flag with ring inside appears in covered glass Later Magic 204
Unknown A Glove Conjured into a Nut, the Nut into an Egg, the Egg into a Lemon, and the Lemon into an Orange ring and glove into nest of items from title Later Magic 378
David Devant The Bag of Mystery egg appears in spectator's hand covered with paper bag, expanding bird cage produced from bag, borrowed ring put in beaten egg, vanishes, reappears in nest of envelopes Later Magic 544
Unknown The Flying Ring to other hand, reel Later Magic 35
Elbert Adams The Ring on the Wand Related toAlso published here The Art of Magic 331
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
- The Old Method
- The Hartz Method
Also published here Magical Titbits 215
Joseph Michael Hartz The Egg and Rings Trick egg produced from borrowed hat, three finger rings put into beaten egg, poured into hat, then flowers with rings on ribbons removed from hat along with bird cageAlso published here Later Magic 733
Joseph Michael Hartz The Egg and Rings Trick egg produced from borrowed hat, three finger rings put into beaten egg, poured into hat, then flowers with rings on ribbons removed from hat along with bird cageAlso published here Magical Titbits 197
Stanley Collins Bovine Bunkum rings on loop of string become free under handkerchief Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 49
Charles T. Jordan The Acme Ring Release ring knotted on cord, released under handkerchief The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 39
Tom Sellers The Dissolving Ring ring through finger, half ring Tricks That Work 4
Oswald Rae The Elusive Ring on named finger Sub Rosa 62
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 The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery signed card is torn in quarters and put in an envelope, a finger ring is added and everything burnt with a candle, finger ring with rolled up restored card is found in ball of wool inside a parcelAlso published here
  • "The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery" in "The Magic Wand"
Original Magic 1
Oswald Rae Say It with Flowers ring is dropped in a glass under handkerchief and vanishes, then card is selected and duplicate rises from a jumbo deck in a houlette, performer makes a hole in the card and produces some flowers where spectator's ring is attached to, houlette on ribbonAlso published here
  • " Say It with Flowers" in "The Linking Ring"
Original Magic 33
Al Baker Sex Appeal ring moves on table, thread The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 113
Eddie Clever A Ring in Transit from one hand to other, no pull The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 90
Unknown The Flying Ring I ring from right hand to any finger on left hand Greater Magic 851
Unknown The Flying Ring II ring from right hand to any finger on left handVariations Greater Magic 853
Minoe Pretty Bauble duplicate ring The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Stewart James Sefalaljia miniature spirit cabinet, ball moves, ring on tape, cigar lights itself, milk vanishesRelated to
  • p. 610, p. 814
Variations
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 471
Henry Hardin The Four Wedding Rings four finger rings vanish from fingers and reappear in hand The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
Frederick Eugene Powell A Ring There Was ring to egg with gaffed bowl and plate The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 550
L. Vosburgh Lyons Fourth Dimensional Sewing Inspired by The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 611
Unknown The Penetrating Ring fingers trapped with rubber band, yet finger ring gets on finger Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 131
Harry Burns String-Ring with duplicate ring The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 42
Stewart James Sefalaljia Jr. ring on string bit with safety pin from "Sefalaljia", under handkerchiefInspired by The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 89
Unknown Rising Ring on Wand thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 73
Louis Tannen Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope borrowed finger ring travels from handkerchief in knot on ropeVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 344
Charles Nyquist, James G. Thompson Jr. Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without coverRelated to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 26) 108
Tom Osborne "Ring and Spirit Knot" ring put in knot under handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 83
Unknown The Ring in the Knot ring put in knot under handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 86
Unknown Ring, Rope And Pin borrowed ring penetrates ropeRelated toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 81
Jean Hugard Ring on the Wand ring dropped into glass under handkerchief, then appears on stick held by spectator, collection of different methods Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 134
Dolf Rudin The Secret of the Maharajah three borrowed rings vanish and appear attached to roses inside a bottle, strange My Best 332
Giuseppe Pinetti Borrowed Ring in Fish finger ring shot out the window, fish appears in empty box with finger ring inside, stooge Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 4) 147
Chester Morris The Morris Plan Coin in handkerchief secured by a ring, penetrates the ring My Best 210
Charles Nyquist Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without coverVariations My Best 183
Joe Barnett St(R)ung Related to My Best 155
Tom Fitzgerald The Ring On Pencil My Best 165
Eddie Clever A Ring In Transit from hand to hand, hand wrapped in handkerchief My Best 224
J. B. Bobo Coin to Ring featuring pumpkin seed vanish as switch Watch This One! 80
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Nest of Boxes Routine for closeup The Fine Art of Magic 319
John Platt Chinese Coin on Pencil Illusion ring & stick with chinese hole coin, originally from Sphinx Principles and Deceptions 100
Tony Lopilato Ring on the Rope ring disappears in handkerchief, reappears on rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 328
Stewart Judah The Hard Way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ringAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 185) 741
Marty Williams Ring in the Shoe String Tie Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 36
Dai Vernon The Ring on the Wand four methodsRelated to Stars of Magic (Vol. 6, No. 1) 84
Al Baker The Rising Ring thread, wand The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 369
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchiefAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 260) 1040
James Torry Buttonholed string is tied on button hole of a jacket, ring penetrates string The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 263) 1052
Paquette Paquette's Baguette! ring on wand, with handkerchiefVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 271) 1084
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
Sam Leo Horowitz Another Method for Loading Ring onto Wand wand under arm Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
Walter Essman Bones miniature skull on chain, like ring and string The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 286) 1142
John Derris The Monte Cristo Ring Ring off wand, covered by handkerchief (uses wax)Inspired by
  • "Ring on Walking Stick" (Ken Brooke)
"Come a little closer..." 29
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Conceit! ring travels under tube then penetrates wand The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 274) 1094
Walter Essman More Bones skull with ring attached on piece of wire, like ring on stick The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 286) 1143
Bill Simon The Ring on Wand with handkerchief Sleightly Sensational 35
Unknown Wand Switch Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 360
David Tobias Bamberg Ring in Ball of Wool knotted onto end Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 359
Hans E. Trixer Ring Vanish from Handkerchief ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer The Flying Ring ring vanishes and appears in pocket, clever pull ConjuRing Trix 31
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Silk Inspired byAlso published here
  • "The Ring on Silk" in "Pentagram"
ConjuRing Trix 29
Horace E. Bennett, Jardine Ellis, Bertram Millidge, Franklin V. Taylor Combination shoelace and Ellis ring penetration, second phase, finger ring becomes entangled The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 330) 129
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String under handkerchiefInspired by ConjuRing Trix 24
John Howie The "Direct" Ring on Wand Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 12
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Stick with stick and handkerchief ConjuRing Trix 5
Hans E. Trixer The Rin on Stick with handkerchief ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer The Ring off Stick two versions ConjuRing Trix 21
Stewart Judah The Hard way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ringAlso published here The Best in Magic 55
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchiefAlso published here The Best in Magic 75
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stickAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 156
Paquette Baguette ring on wand, with handkerchiefAlso published here The Best in Magic 68
Harry Lorayne RingToo on pen The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 158
Fred Kaps Ring Off String ring is released of a string behind a book Kaps on Coins 7
Charlie Miller Ring on Stick The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 85
Charlie Miller The Latest Ring on Stick multiple phase routine The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 86
Elbert Adams Elbert Adams' Move The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 92
Nate Leipzig Ring on Stick Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 149
Tony Anverdi, Bohlen, Dino Mazza Penetration handkerchief penetrates ring, thread The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 387) 376
Paul Curry A Pencil - A Ring - and Gravity ring levitates up and down on pencil, then pencil levitates Magician's Magic 95
Paul Curry On and Off washer penetrates string under handkerchief Magician's Magic 165
Horace Goldin The Witch-Doctor's Coin chinese coin and string routine, two routines (originally from Sphinx) The New Modern Coin Magic 463
J. W. Sarles Quadrangular Cup first cup, then ring is magically threaded onto rope under handkerchief The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 7) 36
J. W. Sarles The Golden Ring ends of rope in cup, ring thrown inside, penetrates rope The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 8) 38
J. B. Bobo Coin on the Stick chinese coin The New Modern Coin Magic 466
Patrick Page The Perfect Ring Penetration ring on stick, with cigarette and duplicate ring The Topit Handbook 5
Patrick Page The Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick The Topit Handbook 8
Tony Cole Inversion inverted glass with ring inside covered with paper tube, rice poured in, rice and ring transposeRelated to
  • p. 88 for further comments
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 3) 73
Horace E. Bennett The Ringer spectator's finger ring joins performer's ring on wand, then they link and unlink The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 175
Al Koran The Flying Ring reel Al Koran's Professional Presentations 107
J.B. Findlay Ringing the Change jardine ellis ring travels on silk The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 339
Arthur Setterington Secu-Ring padlock on chain in a hat, two finger rings are put in the hat and everything hangs on the padlock Stranger Mysteries 6
Ben Christopher Ambulating Glass ring penetrates ribbon underneath wrapped glass, then glass penetrates table The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 1st Folio) 137
Al Koran Ring On Stick multi phase routine Al Koran's Professional Presentations 17
John Howie Cylinder, Ring and Cord jardine ellis ring vanish threaded on a rope from under a handkerchief under a cylinder, then the ring passes through a wand and under the cylinder appears a ball The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 320
Charlie Miller The Ring off the Stick with handkerchief Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 12
Charlie Miller, Elbert Adams The Ring on the Stick remarks and tips, version with a spoon, same method as AdamsInspired by Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 11
Ken De Courcy Finger Choice jardine ellis ring appears on chosen finger The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 336
Jay Weiler Finger Ring ring penetrates finger, finger bases covered with silk The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 1st Folio) 142
Ralph Gironda Penny Papers two borrowed rings wrapped in paper and placed in glass, covered with silk, one of the papers travels to another covered glass, then one of the rings travels to other glass The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 209
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Acrobatic Paperclips paper clips suspend on each other and finally a finger ring as well, when examined the paperclips have linked together to form a chain with the ringVariations The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 101
Gerald Kosky The Magic Ring ring and three colored stones, variation of two in the hand, one in the pocket, as a climax the ring has three stones set in it The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 283
Robert (Bob) Hess Ring Box ring dropped in box, want inserted, penetrates wand The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 333
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Ghost Ring under handkerchief, duplicate The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 12) 59
Alan Shaxon, Oswald Rae It's a Hold-Up! ring, watch and bill disappear from handkerchief and reappear at finger, arm and in walletRelated to My Kind of Magic 14
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case VariationsAlso published here Another Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Harry Lorayne, Francis Carlyle Ring on Stick additional stand-up handling by Carlyle Reputation-Makers 179
Arnold De Seiver Borrowed Ring in Box from fist to unprepared ring box held by spectator Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 163
Hans van Senus Another Ribbon Penetration borrowed ring Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 219
Unknown, Joe Barnett Borrowed Ring on Loop of String featuring cut and restored stringRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 159
Scotty York Ringer Related to Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 2) 9
Ken Beale Ring Sation two rings on string, one comes off, originally published by Lou Tannen, with variation:
- The Hard Way
see also p. 565 for background information, see p. 608 for comment by Paul Brian
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 12) 563
Oscar Weigle Ring on Stick The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 8) 523
Steve Spillman The Eye-Popping Pop Top pull top from beer can on pencil The Compleat Magick - Volume I (Issue 45) 221
James G. Thompson Jr. Spirit Ring ring on wand, with handkerchief The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 64) 317
David Douglas Milady's Psychic Goose Bumps!! ring vanishes tied from handkerchief and appears in sealed envelope, spooky presentation The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 77) 381
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slitAlso published here Close-up Cavalcade 11
Ray Grismer Ring three phases, first in Genii 1971Variations Close-up Cavalcade 18
Harvey Rosenthal Ring Off see p. 608 for commentInspired by
  • "Ring" (Ray Grismer, Genii, May 1971)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 5) 601
Dr. J. Konstantin Garmisch Jump Master finger ring on loop jumps from one strand to the other The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 68) 338
John Carney Ring Off Rope ring off rope on finger of the other hand, lapping Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 2
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
Peter Kane Slow Motion Ring Release moveRelated to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 1) 6
Al Schneider Phase One similar to Clifton's Ring MoveRelated to
  • Clifton's Ring Move in Earl Nelson's "Variations", 1978
OFF 2
Al Schneider, Paul Kelly Phase Two OFF 3
Al Schneider Introduction ring off rope, three timesInspired by
  • Dan MacDonald's "Repeat Ring Release" in Jerry Mentzer's "Close-Up Cavalcade", 1973 p.11
OFF 1
Al Schneider Phase Three knotted OFF 5
Mitchell Dyszel Swindle Ring The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 4) 705
Amedeo Vacca Lend Me Your Ring Amedeo's Continental Magic 60
Bob Driebeek On Slow Motion Ring Release ideasInspired by Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 6) 75
Pete Biro Glittering ring vanishes and appears in a flash (paper) Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 11) 125
Faucett Ross Ring in Egg Ring appears in egg, but no yolk / egg white in egg Magic With Faucett Ross 151
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case Also published here Cards and Cases 26
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ringVariationsAlso published here Lecture 21
Scotty York Ringer reprint from KabbalaRelated to Lecture 27
Trevor Dawson Goldfinger ring penetrates pencil and paper tube then pencil vanishes Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 6) 65
Faucett Ross Miracle Ring on Stick Ring on Wand Magic With Faucett Ross 154
Slydini Second Routine - Vanish and Production of a Ring The Best of Slydini ...and More 46
Patrick Page The Nest of Boxes ring vanishes under handkerchief and appears in nest of boxes The Big Book of Magic 231
Patrick Page The Ring on Stick duplicate ring The Big Book of Magic 172
Karl Fulves Ring Travel using ring instead of coinInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. Close-Up Folio #2) 895
Patrick Page The Flying Ring ring vanishes from hand which is covered with handkerchief and appears in other hand The Big Book of Magic 174
Howard Hamburg Ring Flight ring transforms into key case with ring inside The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. Close-Up Folio #4) 919
Erwin Schussel Mood Magic chosen audience member is divined with a mood ring, changes color The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 148) 737
David Kaput Mental Mood mood ring placed in box changes color The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 156) 778
Al Mann Permutation of Matter - A Solid Through Solid Effect safety pins link together, three phases
Part I - three pins link in spectator's hand
Part II - safety pin links with finger ring, phase with Andrus Linking Pin gimmick
Part III - pins are magnetized (inspired by Rink's Acrobatic Paperclips)
Inspired byRelated to Psycho-Mentisis 3
Eric Mason Kineto finger ring travels on second spectators keys, magnet Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 1) 464
Jerry Mentzer Ring Into Saltshaker Close-up Cavalcade Finale 12
Jerry Mentzer Impromptu Ring Into Saltshaker Close-up Cavalcade Finale 16
Philip T. Goldstein Power Drain magnet loses his forceAlso published here The Red Book of Mentalism 18
Ross Bertram With a Ring borrowed ring into box given out at beginning Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 113
Karl Fulves Further Applications 1. tranposition of two cards inside wallet
2. ring and string routing in which stringed ring vanishes from wallet
Coe Norton's Omega Wallet 8
Unknown Disappearance of Ring or Other Object Under Hank ring (or item) put in left hand, silk around hand, rubber band around silk, item vanishes or appears in other hand Elastrix 19
Roland Hurley Ring Opening two rings link, not with borrowed rings, two permanently linked togetherVariationsAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 12) 283
Karrell Fox Elimaswitch "A 'Foxy' Routine for the Linking Finger Rings"
no switches required
Another Book 287
Gerald Kosky The Magic Ring ring and three different colored stones, "two in the hands..." routine, stones in ring as finale Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 21
Eddie Joseph Back Again coin, ring and key used for "two in the hands..." routine, coin shower as finale Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 20
Karl Fulves Crackerjack borrowed ring vanishes and reappears in box, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 35) 138
Karl Fulves Spoonering finger ring on spoon, getting it off the wide end, posed as problemRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 39) 156
Bill Wisch Chain(R)ing using chain instead of rope Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 10) 257
Slydini The Ring On The String behind standing book, ends kept in view, string torn and twisted together again The Magical World of Slydini 76
Karl Fulves Borrowed Ring/Examined Rope (extra sheet)Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue ) 1
Slydini New Rope Methods - The Gypsy Ring (finger ring tied onto knot with three knots vanishes and reappears)
- Part One
- The Gypsy Ring Method
- The Elusive Knot
- Exploiting the Switch
- A Reference Note
Slydin Rope Switch, seated
Variations The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 12) 5
Unknown Ring-Off getting ring off rubber band, more a puzzleRelated to Elastrix 10
Unknown Put It On reverse of "Ring-Off"Related to Elastrix 10
Karrell Fox Karrell's "Trick-Key" Case for easy re-set Another Book 41
Karrell Fox A "Ringer" performer tries to remove his finger ring, apparently it is stuck, when removed it turns out to be three inches large, gag Another Book 39
Al Schneider Ring on Finger putting a finger ring on, one-handed Al Schneider On Close-Up 95
Philip T. Goldstein Ringleader fingerring vanishes and appears knoted on a cord Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 2) 802
Philip T. Goldstein Amulation ring travels from a box into an amulet, which was put into another box Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 7) 879
Scotty York The Ring's the Thing dollar bill ring links with real ringInspired byAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 424
Philip T. Goldstein Brasso Profundo finger rings on a cord, penetrate brass nut under handkerchief Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 12) 962
Michael Ammar Billy, the Hypnotized Balloon needle through balloon and ring into balloonAlso published here Encore I 23
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 4) 330
Bob Hyans Ring-A-Ding Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 7) 365
Robert L. Brooks, Earl Nelson Ring Through Rope credit correction on page 564 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 10) 399
Algonquin McDuff Penatring Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 8) 892
Bill Robbins Bluff Ring small ring vanished from rope and reappears in sleeve or hooked over earRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 28) 1337
Bob Hummer Hummer's Ring and Cord ring off and on string with handkerchiefAlso published here
  • a part of Martin Gardner's column in "Hugard's Magic Monthly"
Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 85
Al Schneider Ring Off Pencil Inspired by Al Schneider On Close-Up 90
Dai Vernon, Ron Bauer, Al Schneider fake put on fake ring on stick move Al Schneider On Close-Up 90
Tommy Wonder Ring On Stick Related to Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 1) 784
Roy Kissell Ring Gag from hand to hand, humorous presentation
Al Schneider On Close-Up 104
Mitchell Dyszel Easy Ring Off Rope Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 3) 464
Ray Grismer Knotty ring knotted on rope penetrates it Arcane (Issue 3) 27
Jim Ryan Bow Tie Knot ring and rope Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
G. W. Hunter Shoelace Knot ring and rope Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 22
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stickAlso published here Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
Stephen Tucker Ringo ring off rope, with glass Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 7) 120
Oscar Weigle, Sol Stone On-Off Again Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 11) 559
Thomas Alan Waters Ringkle combining Psychometry and Ring Flight, other ideas what could happen with the objects Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Psychometry) 146
Ray Grismer, Peter Kane Watch, Look and Listen ring and string routine with ring to card case finish The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part II 76
Mike Caveney Triple Penetration nest of glasses, spectator's ring vanishes on top of the biggest reversed glass which is covered with a handkerchief and found in the smallest one Ideas 8
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 9) 679
Richard Himber, Bobby Bernard Versatile Coin Move Uses for the Himber Vanish

- Multiple Himber vanish
- Stage Presentation
- As a "switch"
- An Interesting Variation (for ring in wand)
- Vanish in Handkerchief
The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 43
Karl Norman Ring and Wand Routine Fork Full of Appetizers 59
Al Mann Mist divination of a selected box' content, seeing through the wall theme Through a Wall, Mistily! 4
Wayne Dobson Chain Reaction ring appears on chain, with flash paper Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 16) 300
John Bentz Thumb Switch ring is switched on other thumb Meir Yedid's Incredible Close-Up Magic 125
Meir Yedid The Purloined Ring ring vanishes in purse frame Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 9) 826
Ross Bertram B.U.D. Bertram Utility Drop, ring dropped Wand Spin type Bertram on Sleight of Hand 196
Meir Yedid Sticky Ring Vanish finger ring vanishes from purse frame, reappears on pinky Off the Wall 6
Jeff Busby Credit Information on linking finger rings Two Perfected Professional Routines 1
Richard Osterlind The Linking of Three Borrowed Finger Rings Related to Two Perfected Professional Routines 5
Stan Allen Clean Sweep prop spectacle in which ring is crunged and leftovers are sucked into fake vacuum cleaner in which ring is found The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 115
Manjunath M. Hegde Chair, Rope, and Finger Ring Puzzle a puzzle with a rope and a finger ring on it that has to be moved from knot to knot Epoptica (Issue 4) 231
Philip T. Goldstein Scissoring rope is cut to remove finger ring and restored The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 120
Peter Samelson Ring True penetration in spectator's hand Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6, No. 3) 749
Gary Ouellet The Homing Ring four phases, ring jumps back on finger several times The Homing Ring 4
Gary Ouellet Swindle Ring ring vanishes from string and appears on finger, seated
- The Rear Shift Lap
The Homing Ring 16
Gary Ouellet, Emile Clifton Boomering Clifton's ring move variation, ring ends up on finger of the other hand The Homing Ring 21
Guy Camirand, Gary Ouellet Ring Drop ring on string, french drop The Homing Ring 26
Keith Charnley Ring On Stick Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 1) 1165
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer finger ring on rubber bandRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 13) 120
Steve Beam Convincer for Rubber Ringer Inspired by The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 2) 36
Ross Bertram The Wandering Ring ring travels from hand to hand under test conditions, using B.U.D. (Bertram Utility Drop)Inspired by Bertram on Sleight of Hand 194
Gary Ouellet The Reverting Ring ring vanishes in one hand and appears on finger of the other hand The Homing Ring 9
Gary Ouellet The Supersonic Ring vanish of a ring using Vernon's method (cups and balls) , other hand is slapped on fist which holds ring, ring is back on finger of the other hand The Homing Ring 13
G. W. Hunter The Gypsy Switch Also published here Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 140
Michael Weber $1,000 Ring on Stick - The Move
- The Switch
- The Penetration Onto the Stick
- Penetration Off of the Stick
- As a Transformation
Side Effects 9
Steve Dusheck The Red Diamond diamond on finger ring changes color when tapped with playing card Magic with Finger Rings 65
Steve Dusheck Color-Changing Ring finger ring changes into more massiv ring in spectator's hand Magic with Finger Rings 66
Dick Koornwinder extra!!! two finger rings transpose Diverting Kreations 8
Steve Dusheck A Routine for Walkoff spectator's ring knotted on rope transposes with performer's, with Himber Ring Magic with Finger Rings 41
Steve Dusheck Walkoff ring vanishes after being knotted on rope Magic with Finger Rings 40
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic stringAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 49
Jerry Mentzer Glitter Ring borrowed finger ring crushed to dust, reappears when flash paper is burned Magic with Finger Rings 58
Steve Dusheck I.O.U. finger ring vanishes, using gaffed ballpoint pen with hook Magic with Finger Rings 59
Steve Dusheck Ring-a-Ding-Ding ring pull, paper clip hookupAlso published here
  • M.U.M.
Magic with Finger Rings 61
Jerry Mentzer Vanishes for Rings brief list without details
- Sleight-of-Hand Vanish
- "Ringo" or a "Rattle Box"
- I.O.U. Vanish
- Coin Fold
- Pull
- Handkerchief Vanish (sewn in duplicate)
- Thumb Tip
Magic with Finger Rings 79
Tommy Wonder Himber Ring Set-Up Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 311
Unknown The Himber Ring brief description of different types Magic with Finger Rings 5
Unknown Routine for the Himber Ring performer's ring links with borrowed ring, also onto cord Magic with Finger Rings 5
Steve Dusheck Reputation Ring performer's ring links with borrowed ring, slit Magic with Finger Rings 7
Roland Hurley Ring Opening two rings link, not with borrowed rings, two permanently linked togetherAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 52
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Bagged ring vanishes from glass and appears on rod which is pushed through a paper bag Magic from the Parade #1 1
Steve Dusheck Locked Ring borrowed ring reappears at locked chain necklace Magic with Finger Rings 8
Steve Dusheck Eggsceptional Eggs borrowed ring into nest of plastic eggs Magic with Finger Rings 67
Richard Bartram Impromptu Ring Flight ring changes to coin and is found in coin purse Magic with Finger Rings 77
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 51
Michael Weber Off the Deep End finger ring through wide end of spoonRelated to Side Effects 4
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ringAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 31
Scotty York Stand-Up Ring Routine stand up version, with half ringInspired byAlso published here
  • lecture notes "Decennial Prelection"
Magic with Finger Rings 35
Scotty York The Ring's the Thing dollar bill ring links with real ringAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 54
Tony Miller In-De-Pendant ring off chain with medal on it Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 1) 868
Mark Lefler Challenge for Two ring from looped chain (as worn around neck) Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 7) 937
Jack Mitzman "Pinch" Knot with Ring Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 8) 956
Dick Koornwinder Ring & Tube tube rolled from magazine, thread with both ends visible lowered into tube, finger ring thrown in, it penetrates onto string Diverting Kreations 6
Stephen Tucker Yuletied Spell-Binder (Vol. 3, No. 33) 651
Daniel Kalanowski Way Out scissors or ring penetrate ring, phase with extra piece Spell-Binder (Vol. 3, No. 35) 681
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring, and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stickAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 21
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slitAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 26
Earl Nelson Another Ring Move Also published here
  • Genii, April 1978
Magic with Finger Rings 38
Dan Garrett The Faustus Ring Magic with Finger Rings 39
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 42
Stephen Tucker Concorde envelope with two holes and rope through them, borrowed ring tossed in envelope, when rope is torn out the ring is on the ropeAlso published here
  • "The Geminii Book" (Martin Breese)
Magic with Finger Rings 56
Steve Dusheck Ring into Salt Shaker loaded from bottom Magic with Finger Rings 70
Steve Dusheck Ring in Salt different gaffed shaker Magic with Finger Rings 71
Jerry Mentzer Impromptu Ring into Salt Shaker Magic with Finger Rings 72
Tom Craven New/Easy Ring Load using handkerchief Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 1) 874
Wally Wilson Cocktail Sword and Straw ring on wand, with cocktail sword and straw Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 136
Unknown Ring on Stick a la Hoffmann Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 19
Elbert Adams Ring on Stick - The Art of Magic Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 20
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer two phasesAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 12
Unknown To Pass a Ring from the one Hand to either Finger of the other Hand substitute ring on pull, temporary hook servante behind legAlso published here Magic with Finger Rings 50
Takeshi Nemoto Ring on the Finger ring from right hand to any finger on left hand, half ring, sleevingInspired byAlso published here
  • Tokyo Trickery (Takeshi Nemoto)
Magic with Finger Rings 63
Steve Dusheck Dusheck's Ring Trick no reel Magic with Finger Rings 9
Steve Dusheck Ring Finale performer's ring and spectator's ring put in left pocket, both are linked onto key chain ring in right pocket Magic with Finger Rings 11
Bill Tadlock Tit for Tat ring to key caseAlso published here
  • Linking Ring, October 1981
Magic with Finger Rings 73
Jerry Mentzer Commercially Available Effects with Rings breif list
- Chain Reaction (Steve Dusheck)
- Ringer (Steve Dusheck)
- Grind a Ring (B.A.R., England)
- Ringo (Walt Rollins)
- Ring Flite (Paul Stone)
- Rattle Box
Magic with Finger Rings 80
Ronald Zollweg The Broken and Restored Ring stone is broken out of ring and restored again Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 138
Jerry Mentzer Other Selected Reading - Magic with Finger Rings list of references Magic with Finger Rings 82
Fred C. Baumann Steal Ring ring vanishes from knot Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8, No. 6) 1076
Pat Hazell The Great Sugar-Swindle routine for ring in sugar packet The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 4 38
Scotty York, Danny Korem, Chuck Morris, Dan Garrett Three Round Ringer three phasesRelated to Korem without Limits 92
Gerald Deutsch Key Ring impromptu method for ring flight Best of Friends - Volume II 117
Unknown The Genius Test No. 33, puzzle in which a paper, string and finger ring arrangement has to be taken apart Self-Working Paper Magic 59
David Gripenwaldt Spellbound Ring Change ring on string visibly tranforms in different ring The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 127
Karrell Fox Nest O' Purses ring to nest of purses For My Next Trick... 32
Karrell Fox The "Foxy" Nest O' Bags finger ring in nest of bags, glass with rolled up silk in final bag For My Next Trick... 119
Terry Seabrooke Give Me A Ring two glasses filled with milk, ring travels from glass to glass, Okito glasses Seabrooke's Book 91
David Regal The Jewelry Box ring through pencil with a card box Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 3) 1183
Deane Stern Pendu ring is tossed onto cord The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 118
Thomas Hierling Ring in Saltshaker Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 4) 1
Michael Ammar Ring Band-It finger ring on rubber bandVariations Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 1) 1
A. Berkeley Davis Band Display touchesInspired by Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 4) 8
Richard Osterlind The Borrowed Ring in Balloon Dog Three Miracle Routines 51
Al Bertini The floating finger ring borrowed ring clings to pen, moves up and down, then floats into spectator's hand Repeat Thread Gimmick 12
Alfonso Alchemy coin from copper to silver, then to lump of gold, then into ring with gems, spelled Alphonso Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 5&6) 12
Michael Ammar, Alfonso Alphonso's Alchemy Variation copper penny into gold penny, coal into diamond, both into ring with diamond Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 5&6) 13
Jay Sankey Monty Hall Goes Close-up borrowed ring in one hand transposes with four coins in coin boxVariations Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 10) 1
Ron Wilson The Finger Rings that Link three rings, with a pencil The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 111
John Riggs Lucinda ring vanishes from box and appears in performer's mouth, invisible bird presentation, comedy routine The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 303
Ron Wilson Flight of the Phoenix finger ring appears around borrowed bill in nest of boxesAlso published here
  • in "Genii" April, 1977
The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 122
Mark Sicher Through the Rope duplicate ring Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 5) 1348
Gary Ouellet Boomering ring vanishes from rope and reappears on finger Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 8) 1387
Rajneesh Madhok The Uncanny Penetrating Finger Ring rubber band through finger ring Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 5) 1350
Eric DeCamps "Snap" Finger Ring/Link Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 7) 1371
Ron Wilson Al Koran's Ring Flight clever handling The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 104
Ron Wilson Technicolor Ring Flight ring transforms into key The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 109
Patrick Page The Ring Pull reel for finger rings The Pull Book 32
Karl Fulves Holdup valuables vanish from folded handkerchief (ungaffed) and appear from paper bagRelated toAlso published here Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part One 19
Karrell Fox "Ringo" item wrapped in handkerchief vanishes, secret rubber band My Latest Book 30
Lamont Ream Ring in Tea Bag Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 1) 8
David Harkey Ringworm ring into balloon apple Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 3) 12
Rajneesh Madhok No St"ring" attached penetration onto (!) a cord Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 5) 1492
Mike Bornstein Finger Ring Pass Through ring vanishes and instantly reappears on rope Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 12) 1575
David Harkey Ring Wraith Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 4) 1477
Hiroyuki Sakai, Michael Weber Spoony Ring