672 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 hold
Related 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 hold
Related 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 string
Also published here Modern Magic 225
Unknown The Magic Rose ring travels into mechanical rose
Modern Magic 234
Unknown The Wizard's Omelet Borrowed Rings and Live Doves produced from an Omelet, dove pan
Modern Magic 398
Unknown The Magic Ball and Rings three rings vanish from box, reappear inside special ball on special stick
Related to Modern Magic 231
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg
Also published here Modern Magic 233
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 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, 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 leg
Also 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, reel
Variations More Magic 196
Prof. Robertson Professor Robertson's Ring- und Karten-Kunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) five finger rings borrowed, colored thread on each, black puppet hand in box, rings vanish and appear on the hand, spectators decide which color on which puppet finger
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Der Teufelskopf continuation of description, four cards selected and two borrowed ring put in glass and covered with handkerchief, cards vanish from deck and glass with rings vanishes, cards and rings appear on devil head puppet apparatus
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) continuation of explanation, assistant necessary
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 47
Camill Bihler Der verschwundene Ring "Ein Gesellschaftsscherz"
cup upside down on table, borrowed finger ring wrapped in paper and put on bottom of cup and burned, ring is found underneath cup
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Unknown Der Ring des Polyerates borrowed finger ring put in one hand which is wrapped in a handkerchief, travels into other hand which is also wrapped, prepared table (thread used to pull ring to servante)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 24
Bartholomäus Gebert Citrone, Tuch und Ring lemon and handkerchief transpose in two borrowed hats, then borrowed finger ring is dropped audibly into glass under handkerchief cover and vanishes, it reappears in lemon
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Prof. Robertson Prof. Robertsons Ring- und Kartenkunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 30
Carl Willmann, David Devant Wie Devant einen Ring vertauscht long intro about apparatus vs. sleight-of-hand, ring switch in which ring is put on second finger and duplicate is already on bent-in first finger, fingers switched while walking on stage
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 139
Unknown Der Ringzieher "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
reel, vanishing a finger ring, vanishing a card
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 97
Unknown Card, Ring and Ribbon borrowed finger ring appears on loop of string tied on card with hole
New Era Card Tricks 153
Professor Bellonie Citrone, Ring und Tuch auf Wanderschaft traveling routine with lemon, finger ring, silk and glass with tube cover, ring ends up in lemon
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Carl Willmann Die Post im Salon finger ring vanishes (changes into spring flowers in the performer's hand) and reappears in nest of boxes attached to a flower bouquet
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 105
Otsenré Das Horoskop eight nesting tubes shown, borrowed finger ring put in glass of water, tubes placed over glass one by one, glass with content vanishes, glass reproduced from handkerchief with flower bouquet in which the ring is found
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 183
Unknown Der bezauberte Ring finger ring slides up and down a wand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 188
J. Marcellin Wie man einen Ring verschwinden lässt ring vanishes on finger, half ring
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 12
Unknown Zum Ringspiel linking borrowed finger rings, one or two have slits, no details on routine, then linking two ungaffed finger rings with secret thread (not really linked)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 75
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
Otsenré Das Horoskop second part of explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
Professor Bellonie Der Ring am Bouquet borrowed finger ring vanishes from paper cone and reappears on flower bouquet that appears in a water glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 71
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 Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case
Der Amateurzauberer 115
Fr. Maubach Die schwedische Streichholzschachtel als Ringdose using matchbox as ring case to steal inserted ring out
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 60
Unknown Die bezauberte Karte No. 19, card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to Der Amateurzauberer 104
Carl Willmann Lucifer's Geheimnis box from which a borrowed ring or coin can be stolen
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 118
Carl Willmann Der wandernde Ring borrowed finger ring put in left hand which is then wrapped with a handkerchief, right hand also wrapped, ring travels to other hand, with special servante at table
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 148
Phantome Ein moderner Erfinder - 6. finger ring rises up and down a stick
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 10
Ottokar Fischer Wie Fischer Ringe verschwinden lässt borrowed finger rings on wand, taken off and they vanish, rings slide on thread into vest pocket
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 139
Heinrich Collin Die Goldschmelze auf dem Teller borrowed finger ring wrapped in (flash) paper and put on small plate, vanishes, reappears on egg, flash material dummy with gold leaf
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 73
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unauflösbare Impromptu "Vorträge von J. N. Hofzinser"
patter for ring that travels into playing card
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 35
Carl Willmann Flagge und Trauring auf der Wanderschaft borrowed ring wrapped in paper is burned, flag vanishes as well, both reappear in previously sealed glass held by spectator
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 103
Carl Willmann Die bezauberte Karte und der Ring card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8) 117
Ottokar Fischer Ein verblüffendes Tisch-Kunststück coin, finger ring and bill borrowed and put in vest pocket, bill appears inside bread roll, ring inside matchbox and coin under a glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 153
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 wand
Related 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
Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Ring finger ring dropped into glass under handkerchief cover (dummy attached to handkerchief with thread), another handkerchief put over a wand that is held by spectator on the ends, ring travels onto wand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 105
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 potato
Related 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
Related to 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
Carl Willmann Der Vexirschlüssel borrowed finger ring put onto ring even though it does not fit
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 190
Hans Fischer Das magische Taschentuch borrowed ring vanishes from handkerchief (duplicate ring sewn in corner), reproduced from spectator's pocket
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 135
Carl Willmann, Hal. Merton Der Ring im Hühnerei borrowed finger ring appears inside egg, gaffed egg cup, second method by Merton
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1) 8
Carl Willmann Der Ring im Wollknäuel ring to ball of wool
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 72
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ring- und Tuch-Kunststück borrowed finger ring knotted in silk and put in glass, vanishes there and reappears in chosen bread roll, silk and ring vanish again, ring in nest of boxes that was given to spectator at the beginning
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 74
R. Neusch, Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Grosses Ring-Changement finger ring travels from spectator's finger to bird, bird flies away with ring, no explanation
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 133
Elbert Adams The Ring on the Wand
Related toAlso published here The Art of Magic 331
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here Kartenkünste 181
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 cage
Also 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 cage
Also 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 parcel
Also 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 ribbon
Also 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 hand
Variations 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 vanishes
Related toVariationsAlso published here 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
Eugene Laurant The Nest of Boxes four rings tied on ribbon, in boxes, with assistant
Our Mysteries 39
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 handkerchief
Inspired byAlso published here 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 rope
Variations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 344
Charles Nyquist, James G. Thompson Jr. Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without cover
Related toVariations 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 rope
Related 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 cover
Variations 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
Unknown Ring Vanish with handkerchief
Over the Coffee Cups 34
Stewart Judah The Hard Way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also 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 methods
Related 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 handkerchief
Also 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 handkerchief
VariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 271) 1084
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Stick spectator holds ends, two times
Also 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
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
John Derris The Monte Cristo Ring Ring off wand, covered by handkerchief (uses wax)
Inspired by
  • "Ring on Walking Stick" (Ken Brooke)
Also published here
"Come a little closer..." 29
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
Related to The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 330) 129
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String under handkerchief
Inspired 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 ring
Also published here The Best in Magic 55
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchief
Also published here The Best in Magic 75
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 156
Paquette Baguette ring on wand, with handkerchief
Also 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
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
Horace Goldin The Witch-Doctor's Coin chinese coin and string routine, two routines (originally from Sphinx)
The New Modern Coin Magic 463
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 transpose
Related 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, Elbert Adams The Ring on the Stick remarks and tips, version with a spoon, same method as Adams
Inspired by Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 11
Charlie Miller The Ring off the Stick with handkerchief
Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 12
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 ring
Variations 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 wallet
Related toAlso published here 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
Han 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 string
Related 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
Ray Grismer Ring three phases, first in Genii 1971
Variations Close-up Cavalcade 18
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slit
Also published here Close-up Cavalcade 11
Harvey Rosenthal Ring Off see p. 608 for comment
Inspired by
  • "Ring" (Ray Grismer, Genii, May 1971)
Variations
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
Joe Berg, Theo "Okito" Bamberg Ring on Wand rings with different colors, one is selected threaded on a ribbon and placed in a box, Wand is then pushed through the box and ring travels from ribbon on the wand, locking jap-box
The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 100
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 move
Related to Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
Al Schneider Phase One similar to Clifton's Ring Move
Related to OFF 2
Al Schneider Introduction ring off rope, three times
Inspired by
  • Dan MacDonald's "Repeat Ring Release" in Jerry Mentzer's "Close-Up Cavalcade", 1973 p.11
OFF 1
Al Schneider, Paul Kelly Phase Two
OFF 3
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 ideas
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 75
Pete Biro Glittering ring vanishes and appears in a flash (paper) at end of a pointer
Related toVariations 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 ring
VariationsAlso published here Lecture 21
Scotty York Ringer reprint from Kabbala
Related 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
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
Karl Fulves Ring Travel using ring instead of coin
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #2) 895
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 force
Also published here The Red Book of Mentalism 18
John Cornelius My Ladies Ring
Innovative Magic No. 2 15
Horace E. Bennett Improved - Simplified Ring on Wand ring on wand, then performer's ring link and unlink with spectator's ring
On Your Feet 13
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 Nest of Boxes detailed overview, watch or ring to nest of boxes
  • No-Assistant Nest of Boxes (9 methods, Okito, John Pomeroy, Hughes, Himber)
  • Assistant Nest of Boxes (2 mehods, Martinka,
  • The Tabaret Loading Table
More Classic Magic with Apparatus 179
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 together
VariationsAlso 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
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
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
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 problem
Related 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
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
Karl Fulves Borrowed Ring/Examined Rope (extra sheet)
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue ) 1
Stephen Tucker Concorde string through envelope and finger ring placed inside, ring is found threaded on string
The Talon (Issue 3) 32
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move ring on string, vanishes, appears on other hand
Related to Variations 103
Earl Nelson Earl's Ring Move false threading of ring onto rope
Variations 108
Unknown Ring-Off getting ring off rubber band, more a puzzle
Related 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
Earl Nelson Impromptu Flying Ring
Variations 114
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
Philip T. Goldstein Brasso Profundo finger rings on a cord, penetrate brass nut under handkerchief
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 12) 962
Scotty York The Ring's the Thing dollar bill ring links with real ring
Inspired byAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 424
Michael Ammar Billy, the Hypnotized Balloon needle through balloon and ring into balloon
Also 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 ear
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 28) 1337
Bob Hummer Hummer's Ring and Cord ring off and on string with handkerchief
Also published here
  • a part of Martin Gardner's column in "Hugard's Magic Monthly"
Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 85
David Britland Cabbalistic Cord ring threaded on string under handkerchief
Inspired by The Talon (Issue 6) 75
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
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
G. W. Hunter Shoelace Knot ring and rope
Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 22
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
Related toVariations 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 band
Related 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
Gary Ouellet The Reverting Ring ring vanishes in one hand and appears on finger of the other hand
The Homing Ring 9
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 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
Steve Dusheck The Red Diamond diamond on finger ring changes color when tapped with playing card
Magic with Finger Rings 65
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 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
Jerry Mentzer Glitter Ring borrowed finger ring crushed to dust, reappears when flash paper is burned
Magic with Finger Rings 58
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic string
Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 49
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 hookup
Also 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 together
Also 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, Jr. 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 spoon
Related 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 ring
Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 31
Scotty York Stand-Up Ring Routine stand up version, with half ring
Inspired 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 ring
Also 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
Earl Nelson Another Ring Move
Also published here
  • Genii, April 1978
Magic with Finger Rings 38
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really