59 entries in Wand & Stick / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown To make a Person tired, or sweat, at carrying a small Stick of a Room bet / wager
1784 Breslaw's Last Legacy 52
Professor Hoffmann The Magic Wand
1876 Modern Magic 4
Professor Hoffmann The use of the Magic Wand
1889 Tricks with Cards 36
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) 2
Unknown Das Niederdrücken eines Billard-Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
"Erste Ausführung", strong man stunt with billiard queue
Related to June 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 89
Unknown Das Niederdrücken eines Billard-Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
"Zweite Ausführung"
Related to July 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7) 108
Unknown Das Umdrehen eines Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
strong man stunt with billiard queue
Aug. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8) 122
Unknown Das Zurückdrängen eines Billard-Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
strong man stunt with billiard queue
Aug. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8) 122
Unknown Das Aufheben eines von 5 Personen belasteten Billardqueues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
strong man stunt with billiard queue
Sep. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9) 139
Unknown Die auf jedem Stab laufende Billardkugel billiard ball rolls and balances on stick, thread
Apr. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 120
Unknown Der zerschlagene Stock wooden stick held by two paper rings, stick broken with a hit but paper remains intact
Apr. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 61
Charles Lang Neil The Wand general comments
1902 The Modern Conjurer 29
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Der Zauberstab on the magic wand, construction
1902 Moderne Magie 48
Professor Hoffmann Chapter IV - The Magic Wand and Tricks Therewith chapter intro
1903 Later Magic 102
Charles Lang Neil The Wand
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 15
Stanley Collins A Stock of Sticky Sticks three different colored sticks / wands are wrapped in a corresponding colored paper, then the sticks change places, then all sticks are wrapped together and change into one tricolor stick
1920 Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 70
Unknown Somersaulting a Pack of Cards stunt of flipping deck over on table edge and catching it, also with wand
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 92
John Northern Hilliard The Cups and Balls The Wand
The Balls
The Cups
1938 Greater Magic 658
Franklin M. Chapman Rollable Wand banner with message can be rolled up to look like a wand
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 1) 2
Franklin M. Chapman Vanishing Glass on Wand under handkerchief
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 4) 4
Theodore Annemann Wand information
1941 The Jinx (Issue 123) 715
Unknown Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 137
Unknown Fragen und Antworten
  • trick with coaster, handkerchief appears from center, pierced with pencil
  • transposition of two marked matchboxes
  • on a trick called "Sympathetische Steine"
  • how to make a varnish for paper wands
1947 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 8 No. 3&4) 11
Richard Vorndran A Sticky Idea wand clings to hand, latex glue
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 13
Yellowstone Tricky Tidbits ideas, gags and puns
  • Joy Buzzer
  • Flexible Glass
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Sucker Silk Vanish
  • Coin in Egg
  • Dancing Hanky
  • Egg Bag Finish
  • Swallowing Wand Gag
  • Stamp Album
  • Diminishing Bills Finale
  • Torn and Restored Paper
  • Floating Bulb
  • Milk in Light Bulb
  • Handkerchief Frame
  • Hat Production
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954)
Henry O. Silsbee III Ideas on magnets, wands and Halloween
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 53
Conrad Schmoranzer Der steigende Würfel rising cube on wand
1960 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 21 No. 4&5) 974
Ali Bongo The Baffling Bangle bracelet appears knotted to a rod, under handkerchief
1966 The Bongo Book 40
David Berglas Switching A Long Object
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 207
William Humphries Off Beat Ideas various ideas
  • flag appears on wand
  • Gravity Glass
  • Anti Gravico
  • vase and cord
  • Milk Pitcher
  • orange silk changes into lemon
  • Bang Gun
  • Magic Con Block & Coin Slide
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 88
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
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 100
Bob Read The Penultimate Cups and Balls humorous routine, three different cups, with smashed watch and wandering tip wand
1974 The Penultimate Cups & Balls 2
Richard Merry, George Mackenzie Humoristische Vortragssplitter und Magische Gags various gags
  • Begrüßung
  • Freiwillige Helfer
  • Geld (Münzfang)
  • Handguillotine
  • Kopfguillotine
  • Karten
  • Mentalmagie
  • Schwebeeffekte (Sambakugel)
  • Seile
  • Verschiedenes
  • Wenn das Weihnachtsfest vorbei ist
  • Zauberstab
  • Zigaretten
Also published here
  • The Gen & Genii
Nov. 1975 Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 1&2) 24
Patrick Page The Wand general comments
1976 The Big Book of Magic 15
Unknown The Rings on Rod Illusion box with magic wand, rings penetrate
1976 The Big Book of Magic 211
Stephen Minch Milo the Magnificent comedy routine with puppet, comedy wands
  • ball & cone phase
  • milk pitcher
  • finds card after many failed tries, puppet assistant brings jumbo card
1977 Creations of a Magical Madman 87
Father Bandy Wanderful, Wanderful on using the wand for steals, transfers and so on, actually page "Bonus Page 1"
1977 Innovative Magic No. 1 11
Karrell Fox Wand-Two-Three gag wand routine
1979 Another Book 186
Steve Beam Fairy Story gag when using a wand
1980 Diary of a Deranged Deck 15
Ken De Courcy The Wander-Combo card chosen and put in envelope, borrowed bill also put in envelope, borrowed finger ring in handkerchief, ring penetrates onto wand, wand broken and bill and card are rolled-up inside
1980 Cards in Cabaret 48
Hen Fetsch Der Uri Geller Bleistift bending illusion with pencil, apparently soft
Oct. 1982 Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 3) 106
Unknown The Ball on the Wand ball balances on wand and rolls from left to right
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 114
Piet Forton Dein Zauberstab kann sich biegen und kann schweben... magic wand bends and sticks on hand, various methods, production of a handkerchief
1983 Je geschickter desto Zauberer 23
Flip Hallema Body Holdout holding pen against body
1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 7&8 Arcane) 5
Rhett Bryson The Magician's Helper wand / plunger gag
1990 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 33) 592
Alex Elmsley Magnetic Monte three miniature wands, one is shown magnetic
1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 192
Yank Hoe Razors and Paper Loops stick is broken on paper without harming paper
1994 More Greater Magic 1225
Joe Rindfleisch Slim to None building an eatable wand
1994 The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 2) 9
Pavel Der Magnetische Zauberstab handkerchief appears knotted on wand
1995 M wie Magie 26
Eric T. Dockery The Genie Bottle “Genie Vase”, wand hangs from bottle and bottle hangs from wand, spectator is allowed to pull hard on the wand, flash of fire from bottle for finale
1999 Labyrinth (Issue 10) 22
Jay Sankey Broken English "Chinese characters" written on a wooden chopstick change into TWO OF HEARTS, divining the selection
2003 Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks) 20
Danny Orleans The Magic Pro Magic Wand uses for the small toy wands that spring open
May 2005 Genii (Vol. 68 No. 5) 46
Unknown The Wand Spin brief
2010 Vortex 207
Román García La Varita de los Cigarrillos two cigarettes morph together so they look like a magic wand
2010 Nanomagias 217
Patrick Page From Down Under boomerang wand, gag
2011 Magic Page by Page 286
Patrick Page Up Up Up Up Up knob of stick travels to other side of stick, gag
2011 Magic Page by Page 291
Patrick Page Cue for Magic gag with wand, chalking end
2011 Magic Page by Page 291
Patrick Page Breakaway Wand
2011 Magic Page by Page 295
Roy Baker Breakaway Breakaway breakaway wand sequence
2011 Magic Page by Page 296