28 entries in Fan
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Bewitched Fan break-away fan
1890 More Magic 388
Unknown Der Kartenfächer selection appears at fan (not card fan)
Also published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 186
Unknown Tuchkunststücke silk changes into cut-up silk in hand of spectator, broken and restored fan
Jan. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 5) 72
Unknown Der Kartenfächer selection appears at fan (not card fan)
Also published here May 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 9) 132
Antonio Molini, Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Fächer coin appears on edge of fan, mechanical
Apr. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 58
Hänsel Kastner Der Fächer als Kartenmagnet card vanishes in fan (not a card fan) and reappears from fan
July 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 102
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli IV. Mimikry routine with tissue paper and hat
  • 1. Die Papierfabrik in der Hand (paper ball changes to confetti with fan, snow storm)
  • 2. Vergehen und Erstehen (paper ball travel to cone inside a hat)
  • 3. Die sich vermehrenden Bälle (ball multiplies under hat and inside balls are presents for spectators)
  • 4. Das japanische Schmetterlingsspiel (butterflies are formed from paper and they start to fly with the aid of a fan, thread on forehead)
1903 Moderne Magie 86
Franklin M. Chapman Fan It! snowstorm first with red then wit white paper, wet paper and fan
Sep. 1938 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 3) 4
Joseph Ovette Candle and Fan candle under silk changes into fan, which vanished in performer's hands
1944 Tricks and Illusionettes 29
Karrell Fox They're All Aces - Take a Card any card ideas and gags
  • Old Money (bill with beard)
  • Bedroom Eyes (beds on glasses)
  • Genii Weenie (hot dog from Aladin lamp)
  • Bounced (rubber check joke)
  • Candelabra (original way to light three matches on a matchbook)
  • Nose Nonsense (spoon on nose gag)
  • Fan Fun (fan gag)
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 311) 42
Leonard Austin Triple Transportation transposition with candle, silk and fan, in envelopes and tube
1956 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956) 19
Gerard "Bruno" Bruning Coin Fan coin is produced on a fan, repeated
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 24
Walter Slasor New Routines for Your Shelved Magic different trick combinations, ideas
  • 1. Tricky Tumbler (Grant), Vanishing Wand (Walsh)
  • 2. The Handkerchief Pedestal
  • 3. Drawer Box, Spring Rabbit, Dot's A Dandy (Allen)
  • 4. Comedy Pump (Ireland)
  • 5. Devil's Handkerchief, Menge Tricky Tumbler
  • 6. Saltsation (Grant)
  • 7. Rubber Egg (Weller), Milk in Hat (Grant)
  • 8. Comedy Silks (Fox)
  • 9. Temple Screen (Grant)
  • 10. P&L Candlestick coin holder
  • 11. Magic Funnel, Slate
  • 12. Magic Funnel
  • 13. Breakaway Fan, Bang Gun
  • 14. Dial X (Grant), Wrist Watch Tape Measure (Tannen)
  • 15. German Milk Glass (Grant), Confetti Cannister (Grant)
  • 16. Ceylon Strip (Torsberg), Hypnotic Card Box
  • 17. Ghost Glass (Grant)
  • 18. Tricky Tumbler, Color Book (Windsor)
  • 19. Stiff Rope (Grant)
1962 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1962) 29
Ernesto "Ernest" Pracchia Pañuelos Era Actual routine, silk produced from deck of cards and one produced from purse frame, breakaway fand and twentieth century silks to finish
1967 Toda la Magia Moderna en un Pañuelo 67
Alfred Herrmann Opium Pipe Newspaper change bag to change opium pipe into fan
1968 Newspaper Magic 86
Unknown The Color Changing Fan
1976 The Big Book of Magic 212
Shigeo Takagi Owan to Tama "Japanese Cups and Balls"
with three bowls, fan as wand
1990 The Amazing Miracles of Shigeo Takagi 94
Jim Steinmeyer The Fan Act introduction and effect description of Alan Wakeling's act
  • A Fantasy in Fans
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 89
Alan Wakeling The Barehanded Fan Production multiple fans, choreography with assistant
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 93
Alan Wakeling The Fan in the Bag egg bag type routine with fan
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 102
Alan Wakeling The Mutilated Fan mutilated parasol routine with fan
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 104
Alan Wakeling The Billiard Balls and Finale: An Additional Ending giant fan production
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 108
Alan Wakeling Variations on the Fan Act and Illusions several optional components of the Fan Act, briefly described
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 109
Alan Wakeling The Traveling Fan fan vanishes under silk, is found on table, vanishes again, found in inside pocket, second fan produced, both tossed up and one vanishes and is found in table, repeat, change into giant fan
1993 The Magic of Alan Wakeling 110
Steve Dusheck Patrick's Paddle St. Patrick's Day themed paddle trick, colored fan of paper appeares when paddle is pulled apart
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 49
Jeff Sheridan The Cut and Restored Fan
May 1999 Genii (Vol. 62 No. 5) 45
Alan Wakeling Japan routine for Candle Tube, match to flower, fan and candle transpose
  • Notes (Jim Steinmeyer)
Sep. 2007 Genii (Vol. 70 No. 9) 67
Patrick Page Breakaway Fan
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