9 entries in Silk & Handkerchief / Soft Soap
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Hen Fetsch Soft Soap washing theme, handkerchief of spectator is soiled and cleaned again, with a box
1946 Milk Pitcher Magic 21
Sam "Cordé" Cohn Soft Soap silks shrink in washing box trick, part of "Dress Up Your Oldies"
1957 26 Originals 12
Hans "Old Bercht" Berchtold Persil-Trick soft soap routine
1958 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 19 No. 4) 704
Robert L. Henderson Variation on the Soft Soap Trick washing box trick, using liquids from bottles
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 22
Dr. William Weyeneth Magische Tips
  • combination of milk pitcher and soft soap routine
  • idea for rope escape, elastic
  • pad with magnet to switch billets
Also published here 1961 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 22 No. 3) 65
Walter Wenger Aus der magischen Welt für die magische Welt ideas for tricks for children
1) Fakir-Bambusstäbe (chinese sticks)
2) Kinder Springseil (skipping rope)
3) Geschichte der 4 Kätzchen (four Ace routine with cards and cats)
4) Persiltrick (Softsoap)
Also published here
  • in "Magische Welt"
1963 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 24 No. 4) 53
Stan Blumenthal Soft Soap Jr. handkerchief with lip stick mark on it is pushed in soap box and comes out clean
1973 Magick (Issue 70) 348
Steve Beam, Jimmy Heron Dry Clean Only patter for dye box / washing box trick
1978 They Don't Make Trap Doors Like They Used To Do Or You Too Can Walk On Water 6
Jean Garance Die magische Wäsche (Soft Soap) three dirty handkerchiefs are places in a tube and become clean again, washing presentation, sucker element
1990 Jean Garance 27