21 entries in Paper / Penetration
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Flucht aus der Gefangenschaft three paper rings with different colors on a string, chosen color penetrates string under handkerchief
1927 1
Ellis Stanyon Personalities In Flight four business cards borrowed and placed on handkerchief corners, penetration underneath cover one by one
Dec. 1939
The Jinx (Issue 69)
The Penetrative Cigar Band
1941 143
9 - Paper Linking Rings using Two-Way Paper Cone (page 86)
1942 90
Bob Hanko Papo-Leaso signed paper ring penetrates rope under a handkerchief
Sep. 1943
The Phoenix (Issue 43)
Stewart James Money Paper paper disc penetrates a stack of four pennies and ends up inside a business card, nickel & penny set
1952 237
Gershon Legman Bolt and Frame paper folding illusion, bolt through the frame, as a climax the paper is folded into Cleopatra's Barge
1956 26
Don Nielson 5 & 10 two strips of paper or bills are folded together, then pulled apart
Also published here Winter 1967
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio)
Robert (Bob) Hess Droxene's Ring two paper rings link onto a ribbon, then with each other
Related to Jan. 1972 479
Don Nielson 10 & 20 two strips of paper or bills are folded together, then pulled apart
Also published here June 1976
Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 4)
Arthur Setterington Sandwich Escape saturation of a bill between two stapled business cards
Nov. 1980
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 11)
Karl Fulves Siberian Chain No. 14, paper strips link and unlink with paper ring
1980 14
Ben Harris Stuck-Up small round stick stuck onto palm penetrates hand to back
1981 67
Karl Fulves Pendragon Rings No. 8, phases of Power of Darkness with paper rings
1985 15
Karl Fulves Darkroom Effect No. 52, napkin moved from one one table leg to another in dark room
Also published here 1985 91
Isao Komine Kirigami Rings paper is folded and cut in special way, out come two linked paper rings
1986 89
Paul Harris, Eric Mead Skin Job one layer of a business card penetrates book to chosen page
1996 61
Terri Rogers Blink Three colored plastic rings shown separate, then become linked while spectator is holding them, impossible to separate
1998 93
Jack Avis Ribbon and Ring - Avis Notes
Inspired by
  • Warren Stephens item in Precursor
2006 213
Ichiro Moriya Autumn Mystery leaf on bookmark penetrates sheet of glass, with variations
2013 145
Jonathan Friedman Paper or Plastic handles of shopping bags link
July 2020
Genii (Vol. 83 No. 7)