382 entries in Glass
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Unknown How to vanish a glasse full of Beere coin on table, glass with beer placed on top, "is coin in or under glass?", verification used to lap full glass, coin stuck to fingers is reproduced from nose and glass from pocket The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 33
Henri Decremps Deux moyens différens, l'un ancien, l'autre nouveau, de le faire lier les pouces, & de se délier en un instant. "Métamorphose d'un verre en morceaux de papier. Réflexions sur les fausses théories. Prétention absurde. Preuve captieuse de cette prétention." (title continued) more tricks by Pilferer, two methods for thumb tie and a glass is thrown into the air where it changes into confetti / pieces of cards, seated, thoughts about vanishing an object by throwing it into the air and the advantages of using confetti Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 18
Unknown The Animated Coin, which answers Questions, etc. coin jumps around in glass, threaded coin or gimmicked glass, as question-answering coin Modern Magic 185
Unknown The Bran Glass glass (apparently) filled with bran covered, bran changes into anythingRelated to Modern Magic 383
Unknown The "Hundred Goblets" from a Hat polished tin goblets Modern Magic 308
Colonel Stodare The Flying Glass of Water with ring dummy in handkerchief, glass with water disappears and then reappears Modern Magic 367
Unknown The "Passe-Passe" Trick bottle and tumbler transpose under tubes Modern Magic 435
Unknown Ring Dummy in Handkerchief improvement for glass vanish Modern Magic 369
Unknown The Flying Glass, Watch, and Handkerchief the three items travel into isolated hat More Magic 364
Unknown Das Vexir-Fläschchen small bottle, when spectator opens it the liquid runs out the bottom all over him, gag Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1, No. 1) 13
Unknown Die Points auf der Glasplatte No. 11, card becomes blank, points appear on previously examined glass sheet, switch behind table after accidentally dropping wrapped glass sheet Der Kartenkünstler 101
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Séparation mystérieuse pips vanish from cards (leaving blank cards) and appear on glass sheet Der moderne Kartenkünstler 205
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Kegel, Pokal und Ei No. 27, egg in goblet, cone vanishes and appears in goblet, egg taken from under table Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 80
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Magnetismus-Animale No. 50
- iron stick or cane clings to hand, gaff from sleeve or thread
- table clings to hand
- water pitcher clings to hand
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 135
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die unsichtbare Macht No. 30, glass with water produced from borrowed handkerchief, from chair servante Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 89
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Wie Roman Tauben und Vögel verschwinden lässt No. 12, vanishing different objects
- doves in glass cylinders
- glasses (both under handkerchief with dummy circle sewn in)
- bird in paper carton that is switched when wand is dropped
- pull
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 44
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Tuch- und Papierschnitzelkunststück No. 41, silk pushed in paper cylinder, glass with paper pieces vanishes and reappears in paper cylinder, then silk in glass instead of paper Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 114
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Reise durch die Luft No. 40, small flower bouquet travels from hand to covered glass, bottomless glass, with gimmick so one can drink from it first Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 112
Unknown Das wandernde Glas Wasser No. 14, full glass vanishes from silk and is reproduced from back pocket, glass filled from jug which is used as servante to unload the glass under silk which has disc sewn in Der Amateurzauberer 138
Unknown Le verre mystérieux No. 17, full glass vanishes from silk, reappears in borrowed hat, liquid reappears in a (double-)cup Der Amateurzauberer 148
Unknown Ein neuer Tintenpokal No. 8, ink in glass transforms into clear water, mirror glass with one side of mirror painted black, with spoon convincer Der Amateurzauberer 128
Unknown To Suspend a Glass Full of Water non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 317
Unknown To Place Four Wine-Glasses so that the Centres of the Bottom of their Stands are all Equidistant one from Another puzzle The Modern Conjurer 297
Unknown Electricity on the Spot non-magical science experiment The Modern Conjurer 304
Frank Kennard The Watch, Handkerchief, and Glass borrowed watch smashed and vanishes from handkerchief in glass, then handkerchief and glass vanish, all reproduced from hat The Modern Conjurer 220
David Devant Concatenation Extraordinary - Devant's Method chain pieces link, glass with one foot but two bowls in right angle attached Later Magic 99
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster A Glass of Wine Passed Visibly Through the Crown of a Hat gaffed table Later Magic 463
Unknown A Trick with the Ordinary Shirt-Cuff glass of water vanishes under handkerchief, reappears in hat ("visible or invisible?") Later Magic 10
Unknown The Rose in the Glass production in tabled glass with Heller and De Vere Table, as traveling effect Later Magic 100
Hans Meckel New Egg and Tumbler Trick glass upside-down on table with handkerchief cover, egg appears and vanishes in glass Later Magic 417
Unknown The Bottomless Tumbler with basic applications, stealing ball out, removing only part of the bottom so an egg stays within until glass is shaken, cover to allow liquid inside Later Magic 92
Unknown To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one Later Magic 191
Unknown An Illustration of Free Trade Principles elaborate routine with silk and eggRelated to
  • "Drawing-room Conjuring" (p. 125)
  • "Die Zauberwelt", Vol. 2, p. 22
Later Magic 418
Francis King The Hat and Handkerchief glass with silks vanishes from paper tube, reappears in borrowed hat Later Magic 315
David Devant The Jar of Water and Hat glass of water vanishes from paper bag and appears in hat, click sound effect with coin as glass is apparently set on plate, repeat with glass in handkerchief Later Magic 538
Professor Hoffmann Handkerchiefs to Glass two handkerchiefs travel into glass that spectator holds, ends clean Later Magic 47
Joseph Michael Hartz The Glass with Mirror Partition appearing candy, silk transformation, removing partition, methods for turning glass around, as servante
- Different Forms of the Glass
- Illustrations of its Uses
Later Magic 42
Joseph Michael Hartz Shower of Gold Addition Inspired by Later Magic 47
Joseph Michael Hartz Fish and Ink Trick Later Magic 48
Unknown Balancing Glass of Water on Edge The Art of Magic 295
Carl Anderson, William G. Edwards Tricks of the Trade compilation of tips on:
1. painting metal
2. glueing cloth
3. table tops
4. painting tables
5. table tops
6. "Anderson Inlaid Top"
7. silk handkerchief quality
8. sheet brass
9. soft & hard brass
10. velvet
11. brass tubing
12. "lighted candle from pocket"
13. candle oil
14. servante for glass of water
15. thread
16. wax
The Art of Magic 289
T. Nelson Downs The Latest Egg, Handkerchief and Glass Trick egg in tumbler changes place with silk in hand The Art of Magic 300
Unknown Coin, Glass and Cone glass through table under paper cover, coin in paper for sound effectRelated to The Art of Magic 263
Joseph Michael Hartz The Dematerialised Glass of Water full glass of water vanishes under handkerchief, performed with spectator on stage, with handling variationsAlso published here Later Magic 672
Professor Hoffmann Glass Vanish Variation Also published here Later Magic 682
Professor Hoffmann Glass Vanish Variation Also published here Magical Titbits 140
Joseph Michael Hartz The Dematerialised Glass of Water full glass of water vanishes under handkerchief, performed with spectator on stage, with handling variationsAlso published here Magical Titbits 131
Stanley Collins The Inktubators ink travels from one vessel to another, under cover only an amount of liquid travels Original Magical Creations 105
Oswald Rae Mixed Drinks stout, beer and milk are mixed in a glass bowl, with three glasses performer removes a glass of each, Sand of Dessert with liquids Between Ourselves 47
Oswald Rae A Visible Coffee Tranistion conical glass filled with confetti, changes to hot coffee Between Ourselves 57
Tom Sellers The Smoke Vase smoke glass Tricks That Work 8
Oswald Rae Bending a Piece of Glass framed piece of glass is put in large envelope and bent, when removed, glass is unharmed Sub Rosa 54
Oswald Rae Improved "Penetra" glass filled with water penetrates hat and then vanishes in a bag, collapsible glass Sub Rosa 30
Oswald Rae Glass of Water and Hat glass vanishes in bag and reappears in hat, collapsible glassRelated to Sub Rosa 35
Oswald Rae "Gentleman, You May Smoke" lose tobacco and cigarette papers are put in a glass and transform into rolled cigarettes, glass is held by spectator and covered with a handkerchief Sub Rosa 26
Oswald Rae Glass of water Through a Hat briefRelated to More Practical Patter 14
Lu Brent The Drum-Head Glass Tissue paper covers mouth of glass, silk produced from it Novel Magic 21
Lu Brent Glass Through Hat (Oh! My Hat) Glass filled with confetti covered by newspaper and hat, glass passes through hat Novel Magic 22
Lu Brent Here, Bango! - There? Glass with silk in it vanishes in paper bag, appears in another paper bag Novel Magic 20
Theodore Annemann The Bending Swizzle Stick bending a glass stick for mixing drinks, see page 99 for improvement by Annemann The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 3) 11
Theodore Annemann The Handkerchief that Flew two tube-covered glasses, silk travels from one to the other, mirror glass The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 46
Theodore Annemann Cigarette through Glass bit for penetration frame The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 14) 65
Al Baker A Glass Vanish with liquid The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 101
Al Baker A Milky Way glass of milk vanishes from paper, reappears in hat The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 122
Tom Sellers A Vanishing Glass of Milk glass disappears from underneath handkerchief Quick Tricks 13
Unknown The Coin Glass coin to glass, with assistant Coin Magic 35
Unknown Head or Tail. A Surprise Trick coin covered by glass and glass wrapped in paper, then glass and coin vanish Coin Magic 19
Unknown Another Method Coin Magic 20
Theodore Annemann Tubes for Glasses tip The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 101
Alvin C. Thompson A Novel Glass Thru Hat The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 17) 95
Theodore Annemann Brema Nut Trick tip The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 101
Laurie Ireland Burlesque Explanation of the De Muth Glass Penetration presentation idea Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1936) 10
Robert Parrish, John Goodrum Some Glassy Ideas suggestions for using glasses with liquid You'd be Surprised 43
Robert Parrish, John Goodrum A Glass Routine suggestion for routine You'd be Surprised 49
John Goodrum Glass Of Liquid From Card Fan You'd be Surprised 42
Robert Parrish Glasses, Glasses, Everywhere! three glasses with liquid produced You'd be Surprised 44
John Goodrum The Pause That Refreshes four glasses with liquid produced You'd be Surprised 46
Robert Parrish, John Goodrum Drunkard's Dream two glasses and then pocket flask produced You'd be Surprised 48
Dr. Edward G. Ervin An Impromptu Production glass with water produced from wrapping paper The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 46
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Vanishing Glass of Water celluloid fake is pushed up the sleeve under handkerchief cover The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 61
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Glass of Water Vanish from Bamboo Rod handkerchief with disc, servante in pitcher The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 62
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Vanishing Glass of Water a la Okito with tray The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 63
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Table Acquitment glass with water penetrates table under handkerchief cover, secret paper cup poses as glass The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 36
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Milk Transposition milk poured into borrowed hat, then glass with milk removed from it, it vanishes in container and is found back in hat The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 60
Dr. Swenson Two Quarter Stunts stunt that cannot be duplicated and biting into glass gag The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 277
Edward Massey Glass Through Glass glass rod through glass in frame Greater Magic 843
Ludwig Krug The Penetrale Glass rod through glass in frame Greater Magic 845
Franklin M. Chapman It's the Climax that Counts! chink a chink with two hats and rolled up paper, glass of water appears as climax Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 2) 4
Percy Abbott The New Vanishing Glass "Squash", with rubber ball pull Greater Magic 854
Charles Waller A Visible Penetration silk through silk with glass Greater Magic 600
Howard Warringer The Bashful Bartender empty glass is produced under silk, then covered again and found to be filled with liquid Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 3) 3
Joseph Ovette Nite Club Silk Production from a rolled up menu, performer produces stream of silks and as a climax a glass with a goldfish, with a tray Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 5) 3
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Here's How shot glass vanishes and reappears under handkerchief Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 5) 4
Frederick Braue Filled Whiskey Jigger Production from deck of cards The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 15
James Stewart Whisko shot glass vanishes under handkerchief The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 401
Franklin M. Chapman Vanishing Glass on Wand under handkerchief Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 4) 4
Frank Ducrot Smoked Glasses Tenkai Glass Levitation at book combined with Smoke and new gimmick The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 549
Unknown Beer Bet impromptu milk pitcher type thing with celluloid in glass to drink more The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 552
Art Lyle French Safes using condom to cover glass with liquid, tip Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 9) 4
Shaman Bartender's Nightmare water to wine, glass of wine vanishes The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 107) 640
Franklin M. Chapman A Drink - And a Smoke glass with liquid vanishes and burning cigarette appears, Squash variation Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 11) 3
Unknown Crystal Cutup Broken and Repaired Watch The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 123) 716
Al Baker Levitation of a Glass of Liquid clings to silk, thread The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 253
Al Baker The Glass Penetration penetrating a sheet of glass (!), standard prop with finessed handling The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 261
Tom Sellers Bottle, Glass an Discs discs, bottle and glass change places under tubes Condensed Conjuring 15
Theodore Annemann Vampire Silks white silks are pushed in covered tumblers of colored glass, silks get color and tumblers clear The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 140) 791
Martin Gardner The Vanishing Salt Shaker covered with napkin, optional transformation into pepper shaker instead of vanish After the Dessert 18
Arthur Monroe Hypocritical Memory deck switch in mirror glass The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 151) 884
Dai Vernon Heads or Tails routine for "glass through table"Variations Select Secrets 35
Danny Morris, Doc Hurwitz Betcha bar bet, drinking from a glass while arm is held by spectator, coin gag The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 70
Gordon M. Howatt A Different Kind of Penetration ribbon through holes of a tube glass, which has two holes as well is put inside and is threaded on the ribbon Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1942) 2
Theodore Annemann, Dave Spindell The Window Washer's Dream framed piece of a glass is penetrated by several objects, mime The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 14) 60
Paul Studham The Human Slot Machine glass production Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 27
Walter B. Gibson Getting Away From Card Tricks while explaining a color change, a whiskey glass appears The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 25) 105
Tommy Dowd Tommy Dowd's Rising Cards cards rise while isolated in two glasses Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 265
Tom Sellers Productive Goblets silk and liquid produced from goblets Magical Mixture 17
Unknown An Egg Gag when proving that an egg is real, a spectator holds a glass and the egg is cracked open, bottomless glass The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 48) 199
Yogi Ray Yogi Ray's Night Club Milk Glass handling for the Patriotic Glass Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 2
Herb Runge Wholly Smokes! routine with cigarette and match, glass of wine appears and disappears under a handkerchief, bill to cigarette The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 70) 284
Unknown Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 137
Bob Hanko Indestructo handkerchief is tied over mouth of a glass and both put into a paper bag, then a knife is pushed through bag and handkerchief, handkerchief is unharmed and a silk is found in the glass The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 83) 337
Unknown A Deep Glass glass is deeper on inside than outside, measured with wand as in cups & balls gag, favorite of Charles Bertram Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 130
George E. Arrowsmith The Arrowsmith Glass Penetration objects penetrate large sheet of glass My Best 283
Unknown A Porous Glass pushing wand through bottom of glass, same method than cups & balls gag Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 130
Chester Morris A Shot of Scotch appearing glas of Scotch, handkerchief My Best 179
Dr. Henry R. Evans The Watch, Glass and Handkerchief watch, glass and handkerchief disappear and appear again one by one in a tophat My Best 232
Unknown Production of a Glass of Liquid from silk Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 135
Ed Bender Squash presentation for Percy Abbott's vanishing shot glass with whiskey Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 7) 179
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column using "Vampire Flexible Glass" with mirror and break-away wand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 8) 184
Laurie Ireland The Floating Glass with tube and smoke Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 14
Eugene Gloye Confetti and Milk Buddha Tubes routine, glasses with confetti Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 11
Laurie Ireland Utility Glass trick glass, moveable bottom Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 13
George McAthy Colossal Glass of Beer Production with handkerchief Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 26
J. B. Bobo Glass of Liquid Production appears under handkerchief, loaded from sleeve Watch This One! 83
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley A Chance in a Billion bill put in a glass and covered with handkerchief Gems of Mental Magic 41
Laurie Ireland, U. F. Grant The Shrinking Glass of Milk in combination with Bossie Cow Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 18
Hubert Lambert The Leapin' Leprechauns small sponge balls under glass, glass covered with newspaper, large ball finish Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 30
Bob Madison The Great Trunk Trick plunger rise with handkerchief cover, drink appears as climax Show Stoppers with Cards 16
Bill Simon Rising Coin and Climax coin travels from hand to hand, then vanishes from silk, full wine glass appears Controlled Miracles 28
Oscar Weigle Poison Trick chosen / poisoned glass is found, see also p. 849Related toVariations The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 211) 845
Audley Walsh, Ken Allen, Gerald R. Blount, Leslie Spiewak, Mike Millet, Ken Beale Given Goblet chosen / poisoned glass is found, several methodsRelated to The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 215) 858
Nelson A. Demers Three Golden Pyramids of the Valley of Oom coffee and milk is mixed in a glass and covered, two other glasses where spectator can decide where he wants cream and where coffee, after they have been covered too, the liquid is separated and is found in the right glasses, with table and pyramid covers, story trick Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 13
Ronald B. Edwards Spongball Levitation in a glass The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 206) 824
Al Baker Egg Finale gag with egg and glass The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 456
Al Baker The Short Highball visible enlargment The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 459
Al Baker Floating Glass of Milk thread The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 377
Hen Fetsch Perfume Presto! chosen / poisoned glass is foundRelated to The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 236) 943
Al Baker The Vanishing Glass of Water The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 448
John Murray Murray's Muse - putting a bill tube into an ice cube
- on glasses for the shrinking quarter to dime trick
- on haunting a house
The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 253) 1013
Jack Miller Invisible Water glass of water appears behind wine list, see also p. 1097 for ideas by Jack Miller The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 257) 1026
Jardine Ellis Jardine Ellis Wineglass Production with vanishing thimble Classic Secrets of Magic 40
Wally Dean Jardine Ellis Wineglass Production from a handkerchief Classic Secrets of Magic 42
Wally Dean Beerie full glass of beer on a tray covered with handkerchief vanishes The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 274) 1096
Dick Piser Whisk-A-Way shot glass appears and vanishes The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 314) 59
Dr. Stanley Jaks Billets Deux billet in glass, covered by handkerchief is divinedAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 299) 1194
Lewis Ganson Moves with the Bags and Balls 1. The basic move
2. To show a bag empty when it contains a ball
3. Loading a ball secretly into a bag
4. Loading from the pocket
5. Production of a glass of wine
Unconventional Magic 16
Mel Stover The Immovable Object ice in glass is moved to other glasses several times, while performer's back is turned, he then eliminates all empty glassesRelated toAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 340) 172
Tony Corinda, Eric Mason No. 13. The Card in Glass card with prediction put in a glass, hole in glassRelated to The Swami Gimmick 21
Dr. Spencer Thornton Using Your Bottomless Glass prediction of a card put in a glass and covered by a handkerchief Thornton's Secrets of Mental Magic 26
Bert Allerton The Glass Through The Table with coin & paper cover The Close-Up Magician 60
Ralph Greenwood Balancing Glass on Book of Matches The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 356) 254
Charlie Miller Mugs and Hats short assembly with two hats and four paper balls, then two beer mugs and whiskey flask appearRelated to An Evening with Charlie Miller 9
Charlie Miller Bag for Glass of Water Production tip The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 73
Charlie Miller Night Club Routine canary production, glass with drink produced and vanished, egg stuff, snow storm The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 98
Max Malini Vanishing Glass of Whiskey only effect description The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 74
Charlie Miller Close-up Magic glass in paper comment The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 85
Dr. Stanley Jaks Billetdeux billet in glass, covered by handkerchief is divinedAlso published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 53
Max Malini The Inertia Trick glasses covered with a tray, on the tray are tubes with eggs, tray is knocked away and eggs fall into glass Malini and His Magic 40
Logan "Dr. Zuko" Pritchett, Walter Zaney Blaney Letter to Don Tanner - idea for A.A. plastic glass
- idea for napkin alternative by Walter Zaney Blaney
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 371) 312
Max Malini Penetration and Vanish of a Tumbler glass through glass , then glass vanishes and appears somewhere Malini and His Magic 23
North Bigbee, Al Baker Ball and Glass Inspired by The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 374) 325
Max Malini Production of a Glass of Beer under hat, guessing game with coin Malini and His Magic 50
Nate Leipzig Tumbler Vanish glass covered by newspaper through a chair Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 143
Karl Fulves The Black Room silk/tissue of chosen color travels from glass tumbler behind spectator's back to wrapped tumblerRelated to
  • p. 20 for idea by Sid Lorraine
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 1) 4
Roy Fromer Spirit Music tumbler with pencil rings like spirit bell, ungaffed The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 62
Patrick Page An Impromptu Vanish of a Glass apparently throwing glass in the air The Topit Handbook 5
Patrick Page To Vanish a Wine Glass with handkerchiefAlso published here The Topit Handbook 7
George Davenport To Vanish a Full Glass of Whisky The Topit Handbook 13
Mike Rogers Pouring Pennies Through a Table glass of pennies is poured through table, bottomless glass The New Modern Coin Magic 412
The Amazing Maurice on Satan's Seal one of four coins chosen, predictedInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 61
Ben Christopher Utility Vanish wine in tumbler, empty glass in hat, wine poured into glass, travels back, then wine vanishes, Wonder Glass The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 8) 106
Ben Christopher Extraction middle glass of stack of three has water, stack covered, coins are thrown in an some of them penetrate top glass, de Kolta GlassVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 8) 105
Tony Cole Inversion inverted glass with ring inside covered with paper tube, rice poured in, rice and ring transposeRelated to
  • p. 88 for further comments
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 3) 73
Alan Brown, Al Baker The Borgia Glass two balls in glass penetrate silk around glassInspired byRelated to
  • p. 133 for suggestion by David Harrell
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 11) 119
Ben Christopher Ambulating Glass ring penetrates ribbon underneath wrapped glass, then glass penetrates table The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 1st Folio) 137
Horace E. Bennett Bennett's Silken Sorcery Routine manipulation with cigarettes, then several handkerchiefs are produced (normal and "flower") and as a climax a stack of glasses with wine Prize Winning Magic 7
Douglas Francis Glass Levitation glass suspends on knife The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 86
K. Yost Silk Monte silks and glasses travel behind two screens, as guessing game, as finale silk changes to orange The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 9) 267
Sam Lebeoff A Canticle candle does not extinguish underneath glass, but when it is removed The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 3) 233
Jack Posetary Gremlin Glass coin in glass, ball on top, second glass moved in and out and ball jumps to other glass The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 7) 337
Marvyn Roy One-Man Seance glass moves, ABC cards, candle blows out and table moves The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 9) 41
Alan Shaxon A Milky Opening routine where milk disappears in a paper cone and in a hat, with glasses My Kind of Magic 11
Roy Johnson Solo Coins Through Table with four coins, glass and Okito BoxInspired by The Roy Johnson Experience 55
Gene Nielsen Coffee to Go filled coffee cup through table under napkin The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 17) 83
Marvyn Roy Pieces of Eight coins vanish, turn into silks in a bowl and more coins are produced from silks The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 19) 92
Flip Hallema Vanishing Glass Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 226
North Bigbee Bigbee's Simplified Sympathetic Cards The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 46) 229
Dick Zimmerman Miracle Coin Production coins visibly appear inside a shot glass covered with inverted glass, slit glass Creative Magic 7
Mitchell Dyszel Spirit Shot full shot glass covered with hand and it is empty when hand is removed The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 9) 636
Bob Read Handkerchief Through Glass through handle of mug, also with tie Thanks to Pepys... 16
Unknown Desintegracion (tota) de un vaso (de cristal) glass vanishes / penetrates through table, with newspaper cover Aprenda Ud. Magia 30
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Eight Glasses Production tray with eight glasses filled with liquid are produced The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 172
Bob Read Bob's Business for Biting The Plate biting glass gag, with coin Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 2) 19
Unknown A Balancing Trick balancing a glass on a bill Tricks with Paper 48
Robert Parrish Cups & Coins four different coins and cups, spectator drops coin in any cup, under cup is prediction of that coin, bottomless paper cupsRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 9th Folio) 771
Ronald Zollweg Bottoms Out bottom of glass drops out and is restored, inspired by Al Baker storyRelated toVariations Another Close-up Cavalcade 146
Jan Torell Floating Glasses glass sticks to tray, to silk and floats slowly on a table Magic by Jan Torell 26
Karl Fulves Half Doz. Glasses "Math Trix"
six glasses, some up and down, instructions given
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 12) 1057
Stephen Minch Powers that Shatter glass drop shatters at will, Devil's Tears Mind & Matter 22
Faucett Ross Glass of Milk Vanish Glass of milk vanishes, appears in hat Magic With Faucett Ross 83
Juan Tamariz Desaparición del Vaso vanish of a glass, with a bag Magia en el Bar 32
Al Schneider, Milton Kort Quick Shot three coins under glass through table, glass through table as a kicker, inspired by Kort's "Coins Through the Table" from Bobo Al Schneider On Coins 55
Francis Carlyle Glass Through Table brief, coin and glass under napkin through table The Magic of Francis Carlyle 110
Jan Heins, Carl Lauchli Firewater gag, with a lighter a burst of flame comes from a half empty drink Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 4) 343
Karl Fulves (3) Sea Chanty sound of sea out of shell or glass tumbler, electronics, no details given Interlocutor (Issue 6) 20
Karl Fulves Voice From Beyond shattering a glass with recorded noice, posed as a problem Interlocutor (Issue 14) 54
Jack Bridwell Psychokinesis! magic tricks in mentalism context, psychokinesis
- golf ball moves on table
- pendulum in bottle
- U. F. Grant's Light and Heavy Glass
The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 159) 793
Eric Mason Moniker handle of a pint beer mug is threaded on a ribbon and under a handkerchief removed magically from itRelated to Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 2) 313
Captain F.W. Collins, John Ramsay, Bob Ostin Off the Handle Related to Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 7) 234
Slydini Fourth Routine - Vanish and Recovery of a Glass glass of three inches height
- Notes on the Handling
The Best of Slydini ...and More 47
Unknown The Glass of Wine Production with a handkerchief The Big Book of Magic 162
Karrell Fox Vanglass full glass vanishes close-up from handkerchief, reappears from sleeve Clever.... Like a Fox 45
Unknown Mirror Glasses and Vases different designs Classic Magic with Apparatus 141
Unknown, Floyd G. Thayer Mirror Glass Turntable apparatus to turn the glass Classic Magic with Apparatus 144
Unknown Flash Handkerchief Vanish mirror glass and sort of pull Classic Magic with Apparatus 153
Ray Waters Mason's Moniker Modified Related to Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 10) 423
Punx Das Märchen von Elfchens Zaubertüchlein presentation for Ottokar Fischer's Klein-Elfchen, silk vanishes and appears back in glass, small figure of a kind appears under tube Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 19
Frank Garcia Bottomless Glass bottom of glass drops out and is restored, glass discRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Chronicles (Issue 4) 1098
Karl Fulves Bottomless Glass Variation bottom of glass drops out with content (coin) and is restoredInspired by The Chronicles (Issue 4) 1099
Frank Garcia Magical Piece of Nonsense bottom of glass drops out and is restored, glass discAlso published here Lecture Notes — No. 1 3
Bill Coomer Stay Up coffee cup clings to hand The Chronicles (Issue 9) 1154
Ross Bertram My Favorite Drink empty tumbler fills with beverage, table edge glass switchRelated to Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 115
Ronald Zollweg From Ron Zollweg more on the Talking Card Box, Frank Lane's "Chatterbox", Bottomless GlassRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 32) 124
Bob Read Handkerchief Through Glass silk through handle of a mug Pabular (Vol. 5, No. 6) 694
Paul Harris King Solomon's Drink glass of drink is produced from handkerchiefRelated toVariationsAlso published here Close-up Entertainer 123
John Carney A Coin and a Glass coin penetrates bottom of glass multiple times, then glass is covered and penetrates table Conjuror's Journal 2
Karrell Fox "Outa-Shape" Penetration plastic glass and coin penetrate table, both come out warped and distorted Another Book 67
Stephen Minch Pickman's Model stain appears on table under statue, then statue moves and disappearsAlso published here Lovecraftian Ceremonies 16
Mel Stover The Immovable Object ice in glass is moved to other glasses several times, while performer's back is turned, he then eliminates all empty glassesAlso published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 62
Dick Turpin The Drinks Are On Me coin transforms to full glass under handkerchief Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 11) 946
Dick Turpin Turpin's Turnip heads tails game under a hat, eventually a turnip and a full glass of liquid appears, see also "The Modern Magic Manual"Related to Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 9) 902
Unknown Balancing a Glass on the Edge of a Dish Self-Working Table Magic 43
Unknown The Shattering Chalice glass shatters in bag, two methodsRelated to The Shattered Chalice 6
Unknown Devil's Tears Rubert's Drops, no method The Shattered Chalice 6
Richard Himber The Iron Duchess filled wine glass explodes in hand The Shattered Chalice 8
Al Mann The Ghost Bullet gimmick for shattering glasses or light bulps The Shattered Chalice 9
Al Mann The Pulverized Window Pane car window breaks with same gimmick as above The Shattered Chalice 9
Al Mann Notes other ways to break a glass and bend keys The Shattered Chalice 10
Ted Lesley The Glass Key keys put in glass, glass explodes keys are bent The Shattered Chalice 10
Max Abrams Poltergeist blob of glass on a coaster is covered by a glass and suddenly explodes, prince Rupert's drop The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 291) 1451
Michael Ammar The Vanishing Glass stemmed glass vanishes under silk handkerchiefVariationsAlso published here Encore II 29
Mike Caveney Triple Penetration nest of glasses, spectator's ring vanishes on top of the biggest reversed glass which is covered with a handkerchief and found in the smallest one Ideas 8
Steve Beam Glasses chapter intro Steve Beam On Coins - Volume II 5
Fantasio Silk Through Glass ungaffed The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 41
Joe Safuto, Meir Yedid Thumb Through the Table glass through table, then thumb through table, seen in reversed glass on table Meir Yedid's Incredible Close-Up Magic 128
Meir Yedid Glass Through the Table Inspired by Incredible Close-Up Magic 129
Phillip Young Glass Eye shot glass produced from eye, glass eye joke Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 29
Dick Christian New Life for Squash vanishing whisky glass, pull Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 10) 685
Al Mann The Suspended Glass of Water No. 5 101 Psychic Tests 2
Al Mann The Shattered Chalice No. 12, glass with water and flowers suddenly shattersRelated to 101 Psychic Tests 5
Unknown Eating Glass No. 84, dangerous method 101 Psychic Tests 23
John Kennedy Inexhaustible Soda Can can emptied several times, ganga/lota with can, can reseals itself, opened again and it is full again, no switch, glass with two walls Lecture III 23
Edward Marlo Bill, Egg, and Glass bill vanishes and reappears under paper-covered glass, egg appears, vanishes, bill reappears in egg Arcane (Issue 9) 111
Pascal Monmoine Flashy glass through table idea, flash paper Spell-Binder (Vol. 3, No. 29) 558
John Kennedy Instant Liquid Production & Vanish using silk and stemmed wine glass without base Lecture III 28
Joseph Dunninger Mysterious billet steal with bottomless glass Master Billet Tests 8
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Prost! base of wine glass breaks off and is restored Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 11) 994
Jan Torell Schwebende Gläser glass sticks to tray, to silk and floats slowly on a table Rund um den Zaubertisch 44
Bob Read Handkerchief Through Glass through handle of mug, also with tie The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 61
Mike Gallo Covering Ramsay coins and a small glass are produced from purse frame, glass is covered with paper, coins travel under glass, glass through table, inspired by John Ramsay's "Cylinder and Coins" The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2, No. 22) 211
Jan Torell Glas durch den Tisch glass through table, coin vanishes too Rund um den Zaubertisch 31
John Carney Coin, Glass, and Napkin coin through glass, napkin-covered glass through table The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 25, 26 & 27) 264
Albert Goshman Glass Thru Table coin and a glass penetrate a tableInspired by Magic By Gosh 117
Bruce Cervon, Al Koran Hanky Panky? borrowed handkerchief is burned and restored, then coins and a filled wine glass appearAlso published here Tricks of Conjuring 1
Joe Givan Black Holes Thru & Thru three glasses on top of each other, three coins thrown in top glass, they penetrate so there's one in each glass Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 3) 1
Karrell Fox The "Foxy" Nest O' Bags finger ring in nest of bags, glass with rolled up silk in final bag For My Next Trick... 119
Terry Seabrooke Give Me A Ring two glasses filled with milk, ring travels from glass to glass, Okito glasses Seabrooke's Book 91
Richard Osterlind The Challenge Glass of Water Production from empty, examined paper bag Three Miracle Routines 9
Ken Allen Glass Suspension knife poked into handkerchief-covered glass causes glass to suspend on knifeAlso published here Contemporary Handkerchief Magic - Part One 4
John Carney Coin, Glass and Napkin coin penetrates bottom of glass multiple times, then glass is covered and penetrates table Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 1
Karl Fulves Scratch crack appears in glass and vanishes Interlocutor (Issue 48) 212
Al Baker, Daryl Martinez Break Through magical gag in which bottom of glass is broken out and restored, additional credits at the endRelated to Daryl does Den Haag 18
Ken Allen, Karl Fulves No Strings No. 41, knife poked into handkerchief-covered glass causes glass to suspend on knifeRelated toAlso published here Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 119
Tomo Maeda Glass Load producing glass from silk, body load New Magic Of Japan 27
Duraty The Ghost Glass close-up vanish and reappearance of glass below silk Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 7&8 Arcane) 27
Karrell Fox The "Liquid Chain" Escape Siberian Chain Escape, handcuff escape under cloth with glass production My Latest Book 121
Patrick Page Whisky Tot filled shot glass produced from purse frame The Purse Frame 16
Dai Vernon The Peripatetic Walnuts walnuts travel one by one from hand to under can-covered glassVariations The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 2 80
Roy Walton Thru and Thru No. 81, cup dropped through cup, with coin inside as convincer Self-Working Coin Magic 113
Karl Fulves Mystic Dime No. 66, coins travel from one paper cup to another under the table Self-Working Coin Magic 82
Jay Ose Presentation for the Glass through Table The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 203
Unknown Glass Go No. 20 Self-Working Coin Magic 29
Hideo Kato The Amazing Dream Glass glass clings to fist Close Up Illusions 285
Bruce Cervon, Al Koran Hanky Panky borrowed handkerchief is burned and restored, then coins and a filled wine glass appearAlso published here Ultra Cervon 97
Lance Burton King Burton's Drink Produce a drink from handkerchiefInspired byVariations Howdy! I'm Mac King! 10
John C. Wagner The Glass Through Bar or Table Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3, No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 69
Karrell Fox Floating Foam plastic foam cup floats, thumb stuck into it Goodies 19
Gordon Jeppesen Turning Point paper tube is balanced on two glasses, one glass moves away then, paper tube turns to audience The Minotaur (Vol. 3, No. 1) 7
Michael Weber Hot Production Item spoon penetrates napkin, then a glass/bottle appears, steal on table Life Savers 27
Michael Ammar The Vanishing Glass stemmed glass vanishes under silkAlso published here The Magic of Michael Ammar 115
Michael Weber Sub-Strategy filled glass vanishes under handkerchief, seatedRelated to
  • John Scarne's "The Uncrushable Glass" in "Scarne's Magic Tricks" p. 200
Life Savers 35
Sveroni Ein guter Tropfen glass vanishes under handkerchief, then flowers appearInspired by Sveroni Original 19
John Carney Soft Glass coin penetrates bottom of glass multiple times, then glass is covered and penetrates table, for coin trough bottom sequence see also Joaquin Navajas "Moneda a traves de un vaso" in "Monedas Personales" (1985)Related to Carneycopia 25
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 1 something appears in empty clear plastic tube, mirror glass principle Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 44
Alexander de Cova, Peter Warlock Okito Glass Coin Vanish with glass and silk Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 6) 22
Bert Douglas The Magic Chocolates mirror glass Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 246
Unknown The Lie Detector coin jumps up and down in vase, then vase crashes Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 285
Karl Fulves Heavyset glass covered with handkerchief, spectator cannot lift it, impromptu light-heavy Easy-to-Do Magic Tricks for Children 14
Unknown The Wandering Glass and Bottle Passe-Passe Bottles, refill Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 250
Unknown Comedy Version of the Wandering Glass and Bottle Passe-Passe Bottles, refill Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 255
Unknown Bottle, Bottle, Where's The Bottle? Passe-Passe Bottle variation with 3 tubes, monte type routine Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 258
Alexander de Cova Der Ring-o-matic Effect ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeatAlso published here Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2, No. 5) 59
Alexander de Cova Das gibt es nicht! ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeatAlso published here Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 14
Glen Pope, Percy Abbott Method of doing Percy Abbott's "Squash" very brief note More Greater Magic 1247
Alexander de Cova, Peter Warlock Multiple Sound Vanish with glass and silk Secrets No. 1 74
Alexander de Cova Ring-o-matic ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat Secrets No. 1 94
Karl Fulves Out of Nowhere No. 32, producing any item from a paper cup, for example a toy car Easy Magic 45
Robert Parrish The Age of Illusion card appears on silk, mirror glass with cover tube Great Tricks Revisited 37
A. H. Wortman Reversing the Mirror Glass originally from The Magic Wand, June 1921, p. 62 Great Tricks Revisited 39
Paul Harris King Solomon's Drink glass of drink is produced from handkerchiefAlso published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 163
Tom Stone Champagne short one-coin sequence with full glass and shoe production climaxInspired byRelated toAlso published here The Warpsmith Returns 12
Harry Riser The Walnuts Trick walnuts travel one by one from hand to under can-covered glassInspired by The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 19
Frederick Braue The Ringing Tines ringing sound in glass - produced by fork - tells which card was selected The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 8) 19
Simon Lovell The Supra-Selling of the Lemming Man - Selling the Roll Out (four-coin roll-out flourish)
- Selling the Six-Dice Stack
- Grandfather's Beer (beer production from dice stacking cup)
Virtual Foolery 16
Ed Morrisey Amazing Wonder Tube coins dropped in glass of milk, same coins produced from pocket, elaborate presentation, de Kolta glassInspired byRelated to The Fine Print (Issue 9) 254
Jörg Willich Gummi-Bear Penetration gummi-bear penetrates wine glass The Book 26
Manuel Muerte It's Shoe Time Selected card and a wine-glass appear inside performer's shoe The Book 69
Jack Avis Hole in the Table copper and silver coins under paper-covered glass, chosen coin penetrates table, then glass itself Vis à Vis 118
Martin Gardner Suspend A Cup "Two Floating Cup Ideas"
plastic cup clings to hand
Inspired by
  • suspended tumbler in Hatton & Plate's "Magician's Tricks" (1919)
Underworld (Issue 10) 134
Martin Gardner Cheap Zombie "Two Floating Cup Ideas"
styrofoam cup floats between hands, hole in back
Variations Underworld (Issue 10) 134
David Regal This Is My Stop Magician predicts the card where spectator stops dealing at, prediction is etched onto glass mug that contains the deck
- Normal Deck Version
- Gimmicked Version
Close-Up & Personal 114
Unknown An Old Carnival Game Mastering the Art of Magic 132
Eugene Burger Glass Production producing a shot glass from spectators coat Mastering the Art of Magic 41
Tom Stone Champagne