131 entries in Wand & Stick / Gaffed
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
To thrust a peece of lead into one eie, and to drive it about (with a sticke) betweene the skin and flesh of the forehead, untill it be brought to the other eie, and there thrust out lead put in one eye (really into hollow wand) and brought out the other
1584 197
Producing Clink with Wand when tapping on clothing, two methods (gimmicked wand and ungaffed)
1876 170
The Half-crown (or Florin) Wand
1876 203
Sweets from Wand gaffed wand to produced sweets
1876 253
The Firing Wand
1890 2
The Electric Wand as practical joke to shock spectator or heckler (!)
1890 4
The Magnetic Wand and Walking Card selection lifted out of deck which rests in spectator's pocket
1890 124
Coin to Bottle Wand mechanical wand to introduce folding coin into bottle
1890 160
W. J. Collins The Wand passed through the Hat telescopic wand
1890 312
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen about the magic wand and some gaffed versions
  • hollow wand to produce silk
  • hollow wand with section of handkerchief for destroyed & restored routines
Jan. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen
  • wand with hollow tip for silk production
  • different preparations for stealing a silk
  • wand penetrates borrowed hat
  • object produced from mouth of spectator
  • wand with knife tip to secretly cut something like spring flower package
Feb. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 2)
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen
  • wand for continuous cigarette production
  • wand to ignite candle, chemical or with match
  • coin catching wand, two versions (one with folding coin, continued in next issue)
Mar. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 3)
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen
  • continuation of description of coin catching wand with folding coin
  • feather flower tree/bouquet from hollow wand
  • wand that can shoot
Apr. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 4)
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen
  • continued explanation of shooting wand
  • Chinese Sticks with wands
May. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 5)
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen
  • continuation of Chinese sticks explanation
  • omelette appears in pan via hollow wand with egg mixture
  • gold fish appear in bowl via hollow wand
June 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6)
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen paper shell wand vanishes in piece of paper
July 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7)
Appearing Gold Fish three methods, visibly while stirring in a glass with a wand (hollow wand with fish inside) or loaded from table edge with handkerchief cover
Aug. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8)
Kartenfang in der Luft catching cards at end of wand
1896 185
Der Zauberstab zum Lichtanzünden "after Ludwig P., Vienna", wand to light candles
Sep. 1897
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9)
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Verschwinden und Erscheinen No. 26, wand travels from paper to paper tube on table, two methods
1899 77
Noll Marcellin Das seine Farbe wechselnde Tuch silk knotted around wand changes color, secret tubes that can slide on and off wand
July 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 7)
Der bezauberte Ring finger ring slides up and down a wand
Dec. 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12)
Der Thalerstab No. 8, coin wand, either with coin attached to rubber band or with folding coin that retracts into wand, for continuous production
1900 23
Tuch und Zauberstab No. 12, wand wrapped in newspaper, silk vanishes, newspaper torn apart and silk comes out
1900 135
Das kletternde Ei No. 20, egg slowly climbs a stick, thread, hollow stick with sand to control speed
1900 153
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab als Kartensteiger four cards selected from examined deck and returned, deck placed in houlette that is stuck on a wand, selections rise one by one, last one sinks and rises again
Variations June 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 6)
G. Restell Der Zauberstab zum Münzenfang coin catching wand
Nov. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11)
Wands for the Production of Handkerchiefs "Special Wands for Various Purposes"
four wand constructions
1903 122
A Wand for the Production of Cigars
1903 130
The "Swallowing" Wand wand pushed down throat of spectator, moving tube on end
1903 132
To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one
1903 191
Production from the Wand
Related to 1903 222
Carl Willmann Der magnetisierte Zauberstab wand rises up in hand, rubber band inside
Feb. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 2)
Carl Willmann Zum wandernden Tuch silk (re)appears in paper cylinder
Feb. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 2)
Emil Clauß Zum "Zauberstab als Kartensteiger" routine ending
Inspired by June 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 6)
Der Billardball als Seiltänzer ball(s) balances on wand or stick and rolls back and forth, thread
Oct. 1903
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 10)
Carl Willmann Der neue Zauberstab zum Geldfang coin wand
Inspired by
  • Willmann's Salon-Magie, p. 144
Nov. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 11)
T. Nelson Downs The Downs Coin Wand
1909 273
The New Coin Wand
1909 275
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"
1930 38
Tom Sellers Novel Silk Vanish matchbox covers stacked, silk pushed inside vanishes
1931 6
Tom Sellers Handkerchief Production from an Empty Glass hollow wand and hole in glass
1933 10
Vanish of Cigarettes from a Glass with handkerchief cover, thread
Also published here 1937 24
A Bill and an Egg bill found inside egg
  • a. (gaffed wand)
  • b.
1937 51
Method No. 6. The Wand and Rising Card Hair and Wax Pellet, hollow wand with thread in it (weight on one end)
1938 391
Franklin M. Chapman Rollable Wand banner with message can be rolled up to look like a wand
July 1939
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 1)
Harry Bertall Le mystère des trois disques paper with three different colored discs, discs are pierced and handkerchiefs with same color appear
Dec. 1941
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 12)
Lloyd W. Chambers Incomprehensible Predictability out of a hat, magician picks envelope containing $5 among envelopes containing just $1, steel in envelope and magnet in wand
1941 11
Eddie Joseph Jelly from Cup jelly produced from cup, using a wand with hook
1942 32
Charles-Emile "Prof. Rex" Sauty Mon Café express water changes to coffee, using wand
Jan. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 1)
Aufhebung der Schwerkraft balancing a wand
Mar. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 3)
Hans-Paul Wipf Der Zauberstab als Helfer und Freund des Magiers on magi wands and various gaffed models
May 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 5)
A. Vantur Apparition d'un bouquet de fleurs au bout de la baguette "Erscheinen eines Blumenbuketts an der Spitze eines Zauberstabes", flowers appar at tip of wand
Oct. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 10)
The P-L Vanishing Wand wand wrapped up in paper vanishes, paper shell
1942/27 47
Simplex Handkerchief Producing Wand gaffed wand to produce handkerchief
1942/27 55
Vanishing Handkerchief Wand vanishes inside wand
1942/27 56
The Rising Wand rubber band
1942/27 58
Sure-Grip Magnetized Wand
1942/27 59
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell's Magnetized Wand thread
1942/27 60
William G. Edwards Edwards' Magnetic Wand other things stick to wand
1942/27 63
An Emergency Magnetic Wand if wand on page 63 is unavailable, tape
1942/27 67
The Penetrating Wand sliding ends
1942/27 67
Card in the Egg - Wand torn and restored card to egg
1942/27 69
George L. Neilson An Original Routine with the Milk Pitcher and other Items most Magicians Have
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945)
Phil Huckabee "That's All" Wand wand with message banner
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945)
R. J. Cooper Wand Shells, Candle Shells etc. how to build shells
Mar. 1945
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 2 No. 10)
The Swallowing Wand wand thrust into assistants mouth and out
June 1945 124
Ernst "Ernesto" Müllhaupt 2. praktische Anleitung - Die Hilfsmittel on important props, various wands and servantes
  • I. Der Zauberstab
  • A. Der gewöhnliche Zauberstab
  • B. Der hohle Zauberstab
  • C. Die Zauberstab-Attrappe
  • II. Die Servanten
  • Sichtbare Servanten
  • Unsichtbare Servanten
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 4)
A. Vantur Das drollige Seidentuch silk vanishes from paper cone and appears on back of spectator, using wand, followed by french translation "Le foulard facétieux"
Sep. 1945 7
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column using "Vampire Flexible Glass" with mirror and break-away wand
Jan. 1946 184
Milbourne Christopher Shooting Surprise shooting wand and toy pistol gag
Nov. 1946 264
A. Vantur Les trois boules équilibristes balancing three balls on a wand, followed by german translation "Die drei gleichgewichthaltenden Kugeln"
1947 2
Michel Francis La Baguette élastique wand appears in mouth of assistant, followed by german translation "Der elastische Zauberstab"
Mar. 1948 9
Jack Yeager Card in Egg Routine De Luxe torn card restored in egg, corner verification, with wand
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949)
Bert Douglas A Comedy Wand wand bends in hands of spectator
Jan. 1949 14
Bill Williston, Ray Cox Half Dollar in Egg
June/July 1949 10
Dr. William Weyeneth Neue Verbesserung beim Seiltrick using a wand to load extra piece
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 5)
Yellowstone Bank Night with Eggs with card in egg wand
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954)
Don Tanner At Last, A Wand No. 19, Bouquet Producing Wand
1958 ca. 6
Max Malini Bills, Lemon and Egg bill in lemon and bill in egg, bills vanish from handkerchief, with wand
Related toAlso published here 1962 33
Dr. William Weyeneth Magische Tips
  • sugar turns into sugar cube, with matchbox and cigarette
  • cut and restored rope idea, with gaffed wand
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 23 No. 1)
Dr. William Weyeneth Ein neues Zauberstäbchen das viele Möglichkeiten bietet magnet on stick, inside a wand
Related to 1963
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 24 No. 1)
J. A. Bowling The Bowling Coin Wand
1966 477
Billy McComb A Gag with the Wiggly Wand deck becomes crooked when waved over with S-shaped wand
1972 131
Billy McComb Ear! Ear! shooting-combinatin-flash wand
1972 147
The Handkerchief Wand handkerchief is pushed into a paper cone and vanishes
1976 17
The Rising Wand
1976 18
The Breakaway Wand comedy prop
1976 19
The Balancing Wand
1976 20
Jean Hugard Verschwinden von Zigaretten aus einem Glas with handkerchief cover, thread
Also published here 1976
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 37 No. 1)
Jean Hugard Verschwinden von Zigaretten aus einem Glas with handkerchief cover, thread
Also published here 1976
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 37 No. 1)
Jean Hugard Des cigarettes disparaissent d'un verre with handkerchief cover, thread
Also published here 1976
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 37 No. 3)
Coin Wands no details
1976 95
Jochen Zmeck Der verrückte Zauberstab white tips of wand fall off in routined sequence
1977 18
Jochen Zmeck Das haut hin wand given to spectator, it breaks into two halves and one half rotates on the other half
Also published here
  • marketed by Conradi-Horster, 1950
1977 20
Jochen Zmeck Tip zum verschwindenden Stab vanishing wand that can be crumpled up and re-used
1977 22
Don Tanner Wand wand produced from cloth bag, break-away
1978 13
Jumping Wand wand jumps from hand
1979 28
Billiard Ball Wands ball appears inside cup, cup attached to wand
1982 117
Balancing Billiard Balls on a Wand
1982 118
The Chosen Card in the Egg two versions, stand and wand
1982 144
Patrick Page The Vanishing Handkerchief silk vanishes and appears at back of performer
Also published here 1990 40
Karrell Fox Silkenbac silk vanishes from paper cone, reappears on child's back
1991 58
Patrick Page Das verschwindende Tuch silk vanishes and appears at back of performer
Also published here Nov. 1991
Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 3)
Mila Trnka Das Geschockte Tuch silk visually appears from top of wand (pulled inside), then candle changes into silk in paper, lit candle removed from pocket
Also published here
  • Prager Zaubereien
Sep. 1992
Intermagic (Vol. 17 No. 2)
Rubber-Tipped Wand Rising Card
1993 61
A Card & Egg Trick trick wand, reprinted from Vol. 1 No. 1 of "The Wizard", Sept. 1905
Jan. 1994
New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 6)
Joe Rindfleisch Slim to None building an eatable wand
June 1994
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 2)
Karrell Fox The Super-Simple Coin Wand
1995 70
J. W. Sarles Three To Go three silks vanish in hand one by one with wand, with tubes that can be unloaded in wand
Underworld (Issue 7)
Karl Fulves Loophole #2 extra rope in hollow wand
Related to 1999
The Fine Print (Issue 10)
Don Miller Water-Shooting Wand
Aug. 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 12)
Joseph Ovette The Egg Wand - First Type egg-catching wand
Also published here
  • "An Eggstraordinary Experiment" (The Linking Ring, Vol. 5, New Year Supplement No. 5, 1927, p. 157)
2002 38
Harold G. Beaumont The Egg Wand - Second Type egg-catching wand
Also published here
  • Dope Sheet, No. 13, 1948, p. 3
2002 38
Alan Peterson Eggs from Bowler Hat - Fourth Method: The Peterson Version wand with sucker used to pick up eggs from behind table and load them into hat
Also published here
  • "Many More" (The Magic Wand, Vol. 21 No. 154, June 1932, p. 74)
2002 59
Omelet without Eggs omelette appears in empty hot pan, hollow wand
Also published here
  • The Art of Modern Conjuring, 1909, p. 191
2002 73
Alan Peterson The Disappearing Egg - Second Method: Vanishing a Raw Egg with wand
Also published here
  • "With a Genuine Egg" (The Magic Wand, Vol. 21 No. 154, June 1932, p. 75)
2002 78
Alan Peterson The Disappearing Egg - Third Method: With a Rubber Sucker wand with sucker
Also published here
  • "A Sucker Vanish" (The Magic Wand, Vol. 21 No. 154, June 1932, p. 75)
2002 78
August Roterberg Stacking the Eggs several eggs balance on top of each other
  • On the Hand
  • On the Wand
Also published here
  • Latter Day Tricks, 1896, p. 45
2002 96
Card in Egg - First Method: The Card-in-egg Wand
2002 259
Max Malini Dollar Bill in Egg - Second Method: The Malini Treatment bill in lemon and bill in egg, bills vanish from handkerchief, with wand
Also published here 2002 263
Joseph Ovette Dollar Bill in Egg - Third Method: Ovette's Version
Also published here
  • "Bill, Lemon, and Egg" (Eggstraordinary Ways of Eggshibiting with Eggs, p. 28)
2002 265
Robert Kraft Refractive wand in glass of water is straight despite physics
Prolix (Issue 6)
Patrick Page The Breakaway Wand
2011 289
Patrick Page Wanderful black part of wand is removed
2011 292
Patrick Page Breakaway Wand
2011 295
Roy Baker Breakaway Breakaway breakaway wand sequence
2011 296
Patrick Page It's My Turn Now using a breakaway wand for a kids show
2011 296
Patrick Page On the Back wand vanishes and appears on assistant's back
2011 316
Mickey O'Malley Vanishing Wands different methods to vanish wands
Also published here
  • Genii, June 1978
Nov./Dec. 2012
Genii (Vol. 75 No. 11 & 12)
Christian Scherer Der Zauberstab mit dem Klick construction of a magic wand who does a click when hit on the hand
2014 186