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Unknown To put a ring through your cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit), is taken off and put onto stick that two people holdRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 197
Unknown How to seeme to put a ring through ones cheeke ring apparently through cheek (with slit and spinning illusion), is taken off and put onto stick that two people holdRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 26
Unknown L'Anneau Dans un Pistolet, Qui Se Trouve Ensuite au Bec d'une Tourterelle, Dans une Boîte qu'on Avait Auparavant Visitée & Cachetée ring shot with a pistol is later found in the beak of a turtle dove sitting in a box which was examined before La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 50
Henri Decremps Affiche singuliere d'un Faiseur de Tours, où l'on trouve une premiere esquisse des différentes branches de la Jonglerie. "Un homme peut se faire enchaîner de plusieurs maniers, & se détacher adroitement sans rien briser & sans employer les moyens qui paroissent le plus nécessaires" (title continued) in the process of telling the story how the author and Mr. went to see a performer called Pilferer, two methods of escapes are explained, the performer has two rings attached to his trousers which are secured with a rope which is attached to a pillar with a lock Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 1
Unknown The Chinese Rings eight ring routine Modern Magic 401
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic stringAlso published here Modern Magic 225
Unknown The Magic Rose ring travels into mechanical rose Modern Magic 234
Unknown The Wizard's Omelet Borrowed Rings and Live Doves produced from an Omelet, dove pan Modern Magic 398
Unknown The Magic Ball and Rings three rings vanish from box, reappear inside special ball on special stickRelated to Modern Magic 231
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg Also published here Modern Magic 233
Unknown To Fire Borrowed Rings from a Pistol, and make them Pass into a Goblet filled with Bran and covered with a Handkerchief, the Bran Disappearing, and being found elsewhere Modern Magic 384
Unknown The Mysterious Salver rings, coins or key travel into glass on tablet audibly when covered, mechanical Modern Magic 416
Unknown The Glove Column three or four rings and glove borrowed and shot on column, then glove expanded as though containing a living hand appears at the top of the pillar, with rings on each finger Modern Magic 469
Unknown To Pass a Ring through a Pocket-handkerchief using wire gimmick Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring through the Table glass, hat and handkerchief with ring sewn inside Modern Magic 228
Unknown To Pass a Ring invisibly upon the Middle of a Wooden Wand, the Ends being held by two of the Spectators Also published here Modern Magic 230
Unknown To Pass a Ring from the one Hand to either Finger of the other Hand substitute ring on pull, temporary hook servante behind legAlso published here Modern Magic 227
Professor Hoffmann The Spiritualistic Ball, Ring and Card rod in stand, ball with hole placed on it, ball moves upwards and downwards, then jumps off, same with ring, card also rises up and down the rodRelated to More Magic 395
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat More Magic 199
Unknown The Wandering Ring ring travels from one hand wrapped in handkerchief to the other, reelVariations More Magic 196
Prof. Robertson Prof. Robertsons Ring- und Kartenkunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in cardRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 30
Unknown Card, Ring and Ribbon borrowed finger ring appears on loop of string tied on card with hole New Era Card Tricks 153
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Handschuhsäule No. 17, five finger rings and glove borrowed, all fired on a stand with pistol, glove with five rings appears there, with assistant Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 56
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case Der Amateurzauberer 115
Unknown Die amerikanische Thalerkassette No. 11, box in which four coins are in slits, they vanish one by one mechanically each time the lid is opened and closed, variation in which they all vanish at once or a finger ring vanishes Der Amateurzauberer 31
Unknown Die bezauberte Karte No. 19, card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in cardRelated to Der Amateurzauberer 104
Unknown The Chinese Rings The Modern Conjurer 241
Unknown A Ring Passed on to Stick or Wand whilst both ends are held by Spectator The Modern Conjurer 273
Ellis Stanyon The Climbing Ring on wandRelated to Later Magic 118
Unknown To Exchange the Ring or Rings - ring placed on finger and dropped in glass, sleight-of-hand
- ring slid on wand switched on way to stage
- matchbox to steal out ring
Later Magic 189
Unknown To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one Later Magic 191
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz Pistol for getting a borrowed ring behind stage Later Magic 52
Unknown The Ring and the Card thread loop tied to playing card, borrowed finger ring vanishes and reappears in thread loop Later Magic 196
William E. Robinson A Borrowed Ring Found in a Potato actual ring loaded into potatoRelated to Later Magic 194
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
- The Old Method
- The Hartz Method
Also published here Later Magic 198
Unknown The Wedding Ring and Flag finger ring wrapped in flash paper vanishes, flag changes into flowers, flag with ring inside appears in covered glass Later Magic 204
Unknown A Glove Conjured into a Nut, the Nut into an Egg, the Egg into a Lemon, and the Lemon into an Orange ring and glove into nest of items from title Later Magic 378
David Devant The Bag of Mystery egg appears in spectator's hand covered with paper bag, expanding bird cage produced from bag, borrowed ring put in beaten egg, vanishes, reappears in nest of envelopes Later Magic 544
Unknown The Flying Ring to other hand, reel Later Magic 35
Elbert Adams The Ring on the Wand Related toAlso published here The Art of Magic 331
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
- The Old Method
- The Hartz Method
Also published here Magical Titbits 215
Joseph Michael Hartz The Egg and Rings Trick egg produced from borrowed hat, three finger rings put into beaten egg, poured into hat, then flowers with rings on ribbons removed from hat along with bird cageAlso published here Later Magic 733
Joseph Michael Hartz The Egg and Rings Trick egg produced from borrowed hat, three finger rings put into beaten egg, poured into hat, then flowers with rings on ribbons removed from hat along with bird cageAlso published here Magical Titbits 197
Stanley Collins Necromancy with Nic's Napkins different colored serviettes with rings are put in a hat and the rings are piled up, then a color is chosen, the serviette vanishes from the hat and appears in the pile of serviette rings Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 59
Charles T. Jordan A New Ring Release No. 2, inside paper box Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 5
Charles T. Jordan The Psychic Ring Release No. 7 Ten New Pocket Tricks 14
Stanley Collins Bovine Bunkum rings on loop of string become free under handkerchief Deceptive Conceptions in Magic 49
Charles T. Jordan The Acme Ring Release ring knotted on cord, released under handkerchief The Four Full Hands (Issue Four Full Hands of Down to the Minute Magical Effects) 39
Tom Sellers The Dissolving Ring ring through finger, half ring Tricks That Work 4
Oswald Rae The Elusive Ring on named finger Sub Rosa 62
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"
Original Magic 38
Oswald Rae The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery signed card is torn in quarters and put in an envelope, a finger ring is added and everything burnt with a candle, finger ring with rolled up restored card is found in ball of wool inside a parcelAlso published here
  • "The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery" in "The Magic Wand"
Original Magic 1
Oswald Rae Say It with Flowers ring is dropped in a glass under handkerchief and vanishes, then card is selected and duplicate rises from a jumbo deck in a houlette, performer makes a hole in the card and produces some flowers where spectator's ring is attached to, houlette on ribbonAlso published here
  • " Say It with Flowers" in "The Linking Ring"
Original Magic 33
Chris Charlton, Laurie Ireland Another Effect with Chris Charlton's Ringing the Ribbon Gimmick ring and ribbon Ireland Writes a Book 25
Tom Sellers The Phantom Ring Sellers' Secrets 13
Tom Sellers The Rings and Cord several rings on rope get free Sellers' Secrets 19
Laurie Ireland A Linking Ring Move Ireland Writes a Book 31
Al Baker Sex Appeal ring moves on table, thread The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Second Book) 113
Eddie Clever A Ring in Transit from one hand to other, no pull The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 90
Unknown The Spirit Bracelet hands of performer and spectator tied with string between them, wooden ring penetrates in three phases The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 220
John Northern Hilliard The Chinese Rings Greater Magic 803
Unknown The Opening in the Key Ring construction methods Greater Magic 823
Unknown Bibliography list of publications of Linking Ring Routines Greater Magic 823
Eugene Laurant, Chung Ling Soo, Charles Waller Methods of Obtaining the Key Ring Secretly With a Silk
With a Japanese Basket
On the Back of a Chair
J. N. Hilliard's Method
Eugene Laurant's Method
Charles Waller's Method
With a Vest
Chung Ling Soo's Method
Greater Magic 821
Unknown Various Artifices of Modern Invention - The Large Ring secretly using a slightly smaller ring for some moves Greater Magic 814
M. Odin The Odin Count false count with the rings Greater Magic 817
Victor Farelli Mr Farelli's Variation Using Two Large Rings false count & routine Greater Magic 818
Dariel Fitzkee The Small Ring false count with the rings Greater Magic 820
Jean Hugard For Parlor or Club Presentation full routine Greater Magic 804
Jean Hugard Stage Presentation full routine Greater Magic 810
Unknown The Flying Ring I ring from right hand to any finger on left hand Greater Magic 851
Unknown The Flying Ring II ring from right hand to any finger on left handVariations Greater Magic 853
Tom Sellers The Jumping Ring knotted ring jumps to another knotRelated to Scots Magic 13
Russell Prunier Linking Rings with Wire Coat Hangers only mentioned in passing The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 53) 378
Unknown The Chinese Rings slanting cut and locking cut, structure The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 94
Unknown With the Key and One Single The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 97
Unknown With the Key, Set of Two and Set of Three Rings The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 98
Unknown Set of Three, Set of Two and Key Ring The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 99
Unknown The Drop Move top ring moves to bottom of chain The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 99
Unknown A Subtle Move with spectator on stage who apparently handles all rings The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 101
Minoe Pretty Bauble duplicate ring The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 67) 465
Stewart James Sefalaljia miniature spirit cabinet, ball moves, ring on tape, cigar lights itself, milk vanishesRelated to
  • p. 610, p. 814
Variations
The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 69) 471
Unknown Linking Rings Presentational Ideas The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 115) 682
Henry Hardin The Four Wedding Rings four finger rings vanish from fingers and reappear in hand The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 599
Frederick Eugene Powell A Ring There Was ring to egg with gaffed bowl and plate The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 550
L. Vosburgh Lyons Fourth Dimensional Sewing Inspired by The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 611
Tom Sellers Easy Ropes and Rings intro for the rope and rings trick Condensed Conjuring 2
Tom Sellers A Different Ring Release penetration of several small rings from a string Condensed Conjuring 3
Al Baker The Addition of the Key Ring using jacket The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 247
Al Baker Linking Rings Opening starting with eight ring chain, thread and really linked rings The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 243
Al Baker Linking Rings addition of key ring The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 270
Al Baker Thread Links without key, several methods in the routine The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 245
Al Baker The Linking Rings The Baker Opening Routine and Some Novel Moves The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 244
Unknown Metal Ring on a String Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 137
Unknown Patriotic Rings and String three paper rings on string, named color penetrates Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 140
Unknown The Penetrating Ring fingers trapped with rubber band, yet finger ring gets on finger Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 131
Clayton Rawson Twist for Ring and String hands tied with rope, ring on rope The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 25) 106
Harry Burns String-Ring with duplicate ring The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 11) 42
Stewart James Sefalaljia Jr. ring on string bit with safety pin from "Sefalaljia", under handkerchiefInspired by The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 21) 89
Unknown Rising Ring on Wand thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 73
Louis Tannen Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope borrowed finger ring travels from handkerchief in knot on ropeVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 344
Tom Sellers Magic Links several small rings link Magical Mixture 19
Bob Hanko Papo-Leaso signed paper ring penetrates rope under a handkerchief The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 43) 178
Jean Hugard, J. Marsters Linking Ring Climax - rings are dropped to the floor (Hugard)
- bowl formed with rings and flowers appear inside
Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 2) 6
Charles Nyquist, James G. Thompson Jr. Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without coverRelated to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 26) 108
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Larsen and Wright's Ghost Ring ring appears on silk knotted in circle Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 306
Unknown Ring Pull Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 308
Tom Osborne "Ring and Spirit Knot" ring put in knot under handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 83
Unknown The Ring in the Knot ring put in knot under handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 86
Unknown Ring, Rope And Pin borrowed ring penetrates ropeRelated toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 81
Jay Marshall On and Off gag, showing two openings in the key ring The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 52) 214
Jean Hugard, Chung Ling Soo II. The Vanish by the Throw Behind the Back explained with a ball, description of Chung Ling Soo's use of the move for the linking rings and the vanish of an orange Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 5) 77
Nelson Hahne The Ring of Thoth Variations My Best 167
Bruce Elliott On the Cuff handcuffed under the cover of a cloth a solid ring penetrates the chain, it has to be cut off to be removed My Best 204
Tom Osborne The Ring from a Rope with extra My Best 261
Greer Marechal Jr. Linking Rings four rings, and handkerchief through ring My Best 254
Tom Fitzgerald Rings On Your Fingers linking three small plastic rings, like finger rings The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 89) 362
Jean Hugard Ring on the Wand ring dropped into glass under handkerchief, then appears on stick held by spectator, collection of different methods Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 134
Dolf Rudin The Secret of the Maharajah three borrowed rings vanish and appear attached to roses inside a bottle, strange My Best 332
Giuseppe Pinetti Borrowed Ring in Fish finger ring shot out the window, fish appears in empty box with finger ring inside, stooge Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 4) 147
Chester Morris The Morris Plan Coin in handkerchief secured by a ring, penetrates the ring My Best 210
Charles Nyquist Sefalaljia III ring tied on string, without coverVariations My Best 183
Joe Barnett St(R)ung Related to My Best 155
Tom Fitzgerald The Ring On Pencil My Best 165
Eddie Clever A Ring In Transit from hand to hand, hand wrapped in handkerchief My Best 224
Eugene Laurant Chinese Linking Rings full routine Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 287
Jack Miller Jack Miller's Spinning Rings nice display Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 311
Tommy Dowd "Odin" Ring Count four rings Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 312
Tommy Dowd Tommy Dowd's Spinning Ring Flourish display Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 314
Herman L. Weber Emergency Routine two single rings, two linked ringsVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 306
J. B. Bobo Coin to Ring featuring pumpkin seed vanish as switch Watch This One! 80
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Nest of Boxes Routine for closeup The Fine Art of Magic 319
John Platt Chinese Coin on Pencil Illusion ring & stick with chinese hole coin, originally from Sphinx Principles and Deceptions 100
Tony Lopilato Ring on the Rope ring disappears in handkerchief, reappears on rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 328
Hen Fetsch Magical Business - Buzz Watch (gag by Ed Heyel)
- Dad Betcha (tearing a paper in half 9 times)
- Plate Break (biting a plate)
- Candle Out (blowing a candle out through sleeve, gimmicked)
- Three Links (producing bottle from three linked rings)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 34
Stewart Judah The Hard Way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ringAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 185) 741
Marty Williams Ring in the Shoe String Tie Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 36
Dai Vernon The Ring on the Wand four methodsRelated to Stars of Magic (Vol. 6, No. 1) 84
C. W. Rowland The Geometrical Hoops hoops that can form different geometrical designs, triangle, square and circle Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 38
Al Baker The Rising Ring thread, wand The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 369
Edward Marlo Ring and Handkerchief Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 14
Edward Marlo Three Ring Routine key, single and large ring Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 12
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchiefAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 260) 1040
James Torry Buttonholed string is tied on button hole of a jacket, ring penetrates string The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 263) 1052
Paquette Paquette's Baguette! ring on wand, with handkerchiefVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 271) 1084
Sam Leo Horowitz Another Method for Loading Ring onto Wand wand under arm Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Stick spectator holds ends, two timesAlso published here Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 1
Bill Simon Harnessed ring penetrates handkerchief The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 254) 1014
Dai Vernon Vernon on Taylor on Ellis Inspired by The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 268) 1073
Franklin V. Taylor Thumb Fun ring vanishes and appears on spectator's thumb which was covered by a handkerchief, see also p. 1093VariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 267) 1068
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Rope Routine Also published here Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
John Howie John Howie's "Ring and Ribbon" ring falls off ribbon, waxVariationsAlso published here
  • John Howie's "Thanks to Ellis" in "Pentagram" Vol. 3, No. 8. 1949.
Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 6
Bill Nord Bill Nord's Ring on Pencil pencil pushed through a folded card, ring penetrates pencil, with Bill-Z-Bub gimmickVariations Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 7
Bertram Millidge A Ring and a Ribbon five phases, with and without the Jardine Ellis Ring, normal ring and split ring Two Jardine Ellis Ring-On-Ribbon Routines 2
Walter Essman Bones miniature skull on chain, like ring and string The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 286) 1142
John Derris The Monte Cristo Ring Ring off wand, covered by handkerchief (uses wax)Inspired by
  • "Ring on Walking Stick" (Ken Brooke)
"Come a little closer..." 29
Dr. Jacob Daley Daley's Conceit! ring travels under tube then penetrates wand The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 274) 1094
Walter Essman More Bones skull with ring attached on piece of wire, like ring on stick The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 286) 1143
Peter Warlock Warlock's Thumb Tip handling detail for Thumb FunInspired by The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 276) 1105
Fred Keating Carrousel variation on thumb funInspired by The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 284) 1137
Bertram Millidge A Quick Ring Trick ring on ribbon, two phases, Jardine Ellis Ring, with slit cut ring Two Jardine Ellis Ring-On-Ribbon Routines 8
Howard Brooks The Babblings of Brooks ideas and jokes by Brooks
- watch chain gag
- wind up teeth
- way to add a key ring
Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 305) 17
Karrell Fox Especially for "Dell" linking rings with bangles Kornfidentially Yours 32
Bill Simon The Ring on Wand with handkerchief Sleightly Sensational 35
Harold Denhart Ring on the Rope rope tied to both wrists, rubber ring links to rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 164
Stewart James, Harlan Tarbell Hindu Ring on the Rope beneth handkerchief Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 167
Peter Warlock Ring and Rope Release Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 169
U. F. Grant Zella Ring on the Rope using extra piece Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 173
U. F. Grant Another Ending for Zella Ring on the Rope with restoration Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 179
U. F. Grant Bombay Ropes and Rings several rings and hat, grandmother's necklace principle Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 181
Unknown Wand Switch Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 360
David Tobias Bamberg Ring in Ball of Wool knotted onto end Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 359
Hans E. Trixer Ring Vanish from Handkerchief ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer The Flying Ring ring vanishes and appears in pocket, clever pull ConjuRing Trix 31
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Silk Inspired byAlso published here
  • "The Ring on Silk" in "Pentagram"
ConjuRing Trix 29
Horace E. Bennett, Jardine Ellis, Bertram Millidge, Franklin V. Taylor Combination shoelace and Ellis ring penetration, second phase, finger ring becomes entangled The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 330) 129
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String under handkerchiefInspired by ConjuRing Trix 24
John Howie The "Direct" Ring on Wand Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 12
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on Stick with stick and handkerchief ConjuRing Trix 5
Hans E. Trixer The Rin on Stick with handkerchief ConjuRing Trix 15
Hans E. Trixer The Ring off Stick two versions ConjuRing Trix 21
John Howie Basic Technique - General Notes on the Apparatus
- Handling the Shell so as to Present the Solid Ring
Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 6
John Howie Examination of the Apparatus by the Spectators Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 8
John Howie The Direct Palm Off Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 9
John Howie Palm Using the Howie Pick-Up Move lifting shell with two fingers Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 10
John Howie A Word on Basic Procedure Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 11
John Howie Disposal of the Shell 1. Disposal in a Pocket
2. Disposal by Means of a "Topit" Vanisher
3. Disposal by Sleeving
4. Disposal by Vesting
5. Disposal by Concealment between Shirt Collar and Neck
6. Disposal by Dropping to the Lap
7. Disposal by Mechanical Aid
8. Disposal by Means other than Body Concealments
Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 7
John Howie John Howie's Ring on Pencil pencil pushed through a folded card, ring penetrates pencilInspired by Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 14
John Howie Penetrellis ring under handkerchief penetrates a rod Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 16
John Howie Ring in the Knot ring vanishes and appears in knot Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 19
John Howie Ring and Handkerchief Routine ring penetrates handkerchief three times Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 20
John Howie Ring on Necktie penetration Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 25
John Howie Ring and Rope penetrates rope three timesInspired by
  • U.F. Grant's "Ellis Ring on Rope" in "M.G.A. Inc. Lecture" 1952
  • Peter Warlock's "A Trick Wrongly Named Sefalaljia" in "The Magic Circular" Vol. 46, No. 507.
  • Tannen's Ring, Knot and Rope (Louis Tannen, 1942 / 27)
Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 26
John Howie A Ring, a Wand and a Handkerchief ring on wand, with handkerchief, then ring vanishes and appears knotted on handkerchiefInspired by
  • Roy Short's "With the Jardine Ellis Ring, No. 1 of a Series" in "The Magic Circular" Vol. 47, No. 522. 1953.
  • Paquette's Baguette! (Paquette, 1952)
Routines with the Jardine Ellis Ring 27
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String Also published here
  • "The Ring on String" in Goodliffe's "Abracadabra"
ConjuRing Trix 9
Hans E. Trixer Visible Ring on Pencil ConjuRing Trix 37
Bertram Millidge Silk through Ring larger ring through ribbon Unconventional Magic 24
Stewart Judah The Hard way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ringAlso published here The Best in Magic 55
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchiefAlso published here The Best in Magic 75
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stickAlso published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 156
Paquette Baguette ring on wand, with handkerchiefAlso published here The Best in Magic 68
Harry Lorayne RingToo on pen The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 158
Franklin V. Taylor Thumb Fun ring vanishes and appears on spectator's thumb which was covered by a handkerchiefAlso published here The Best in Magic 71
James G. Thompson Jr. Double Ring Ceremony longer routine with two Jardine Ellis Rings, off rope and ribbon, on wand and with a tube where a ball appears Top Secrets of Magic 73
Bertram Millidge New Move with the Jardine Ellis Ring through ribbon Unconventional Magic 23
Dai Vernon Spinning the Rings The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 82
Dai Vernon The Crash Linking The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 83
Dai Vernon The Pull Through Method of Unlinking The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 84
Dai Vernon The Falling Ring The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 85
Alex Elmsley Ring on Silk ring is thrown into silk and is instantly threaded onto silk, using Jardine Ellis ringAlso published here Low Cunning 1
Fred Kaps Ring Off String ring is released of a string behind a book Kaps on Coins 7
Charlie Miller Ring on Stick The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 85
Charlie Miller The Latest Ring on Stick multiple phase routine The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 86
Elbert Adams Elbert Adams' Move The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 92
Dr. William E. Belanger Dr. Belanger's Ring off the Wand with duplicate, wand and handkerchief The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 377) 337
Nate Leipzig Ring on Stick Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 149
Tony Anverdi, Bohlen, Dino Mazza Penetration handkerchief penetrates ring, thread The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 387) 376
Unknown Linx ring on rope move, see p. 426 for comments and ideasRelated to The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 397) 415
Paul Curry A Pencil - A Ring - and Gravity ring levitates up and down on pencil, then pencil levitates Magician's Magic 95
Paul Curry On and Off washer penetrates string under handkerchief Magician's Magic 165
Robert E. Olson Ring in Knot handkerchief and ring The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 395/396) 410
Horace Goldin The Witch-Doctor's Coin chinese coin and string routine, two routines (originally from Sphinx) The New Modern Coin Magic 463
J. W. Sarles Quadrangular Cup first cup, then ring is magically threaded onto rope under handkerchief The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 7) 36
J. W. Sarles The Golden Ring ends of rope in cup, ring thrown inside, penetrates rope The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 8) 38
J. B. Bobo Coin on the Stick chinese coin The New Modern Coin Magic 466
Patrick Page The Perfect Ring Penetration ring on stick, with cigarette and duplicate ring The Topit Handbook 5
Patrick Page The Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick The Topit Handbook 8
Horace E. Bennett, Dan Tong Tong's Trick jardine ellis ring and split ring, ring on ribbon The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 331
Lewis Ganson, J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen, Frederica Bangle Delight linking by Rink, unlinking by Frederica The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 40
Raymond Hafler Travelling Ring ring knotted on rope jumps to two other knotsRelated to The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 44
Glenn G. Gravatt Ring Transposition under a handkerchief a red ring knotted on a red ribbon and a yellow ring knotted on a yellow ribbon change places The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 47
Glenn G. Gravatt Two Rings and A Silk two rings are knotted on a silk, selected one penetrates the silk The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 51
Ravelle, Andree Ring, Rope and Silks middle of the rope and a ring are placed into a hat, ring is threaded on the rope, magnet The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 53
Ken De Courcy Sheer Simplicity jardine ellis ring and ropeVariations The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 320
Stewart James, Charles Nyquist, Hans E. Trixer Ring on Cord ring on rope under handkerchief The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 323
Horace E. Bennett, Franklin V. Taylor Jardine Ellis Routine on and off the shoelace, in the end string is threaded on finger ring The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 316
John Howie Cylinder, Ring and Cord jardine ellis ring vanish threaded on a rope from under a handkerchief under a cylinder, then the ring passes through a wand and under the cylinder appears a ball The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 320
Jack Avis Houdini Ring ring off rope The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 325
Ken De Courcy Rope, Handkerchief and Rind Mystery jardine ellis ring vanishes and appears knotted on rope The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 329
Ken De Courcy Ring Appear ring appears on the middle of a rope The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 338
J. W. Sarles Spectral Rings white and black rings come off and onto rope under cover of handkerchief, three phasesRelated to
  • p. 109 for reference to "Linx" in New Phoenix #397
  • Table Time (Mike Roger, MUM April 1967)
  • Linx (Unknown, 1965)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 7) 100
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
Horace E. Bennett The Ringer spectator's finger ring joins performer's ring on wand, then they link and unlink The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 175
Al Koran The Flying Ring reel Al Koran's Professional Presentations 107
J.B. Findlay Ringing the Change jardine ellis ring travels on silk The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 339
Arthur Setterington Secu-Ring padlock on chain in a hat, two finger rings are put in the hat and everything hangs on the padlock Stranger Mysteries 6
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
Al Koran Ring On Stick multi phase routine Al Koran's Professional Presentations 17
Charlie Miller, Elbert Adams The Ring on the Stick remarks and tips, version with a spoon, same method as AdamsInspired by Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 11
Charlie Miller The Ring off the Stick with handkerchief Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 12
Ken De Courcy Finger Choice jardine ellis ring appears on chosen finger The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 336
Jay Weiler Finger Ring ring penetrates finger, finger bases covered with silk The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 1st Folio) 142
Arthur Setterington Joe i' London ring off and on rope in a box, magnetic rope The Joe Smith Mysteries 10
Harold Thomas Thomas Tambo Rings Linking Rings with Tambo rings and newspaper Newspaper Magic 92
Ralph Gironda Penny Papers two borrowed rings wrapped in paper and placed in glass, covered with silk, one of the papers travels to another covered glass, then one of the rings travels to other glass The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 209
Dan Tong Ring and Ribbon Ellis Ring HEX! 67
Dan Tong Rope and Ring HEX! 68
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Acrobatic Paperclips paper clips suspend on each other and finally a finger ring as well, when examined the paperclips have linked together to form a chain with the ringVariations The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 101
Lewis Ganson Introducing the Rings In A Close-Up Act The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 47
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 1. Counting the Rings The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 34
Dai Vernon 2. The Twisting Move The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 34
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 3. Linking Two Rings The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 36
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 4. Spinning the Rings The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 37
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 5. Unlinking Two Rings The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 38
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 6. Sounding the Rings The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 38
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 7. The Crash Linking The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 40
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 8. The Pull Through The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 41
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 9. A Different Crash Linking The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 43
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 10. Linking the Two Single Rings and the Key Ring The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 43
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon 11. Unlinking the Rings The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 44
Lewis Ganson, Dai Vernon Three Rings For Dai Vernon The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 32
Gerald Kosky The Magic Ring ring and three colored stones, variation of two in the hand, one in the pocket, as a climax the ring has three stones set in it The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 283
John Taylor Rigelian Ring ring penetrates cardboard, finger and handkerchief, three phases, see also p. 326 and p. 340 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 3) 313
Kirk Stiles Blok-Ring Transpo blok on thread and small ring off thread transpose underneath silk, uses Blok-Kord apparatus The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 322
T. Page Wright The Ring of Abaddon ring on silk changes color The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 11) 52
Kirk Stiles On & Off The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 4) 319
Robert (Bob) Hess Ring Box ring dropped in box, want inserted, penetrates wand The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 333
Robert "Bob" J. Gunther Ghost Ring under handkerchief, duplicate The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 12) 59
Alan Shaxon, Oswald Rae It's a Hold-Up! ring, watch and bill disappear from handkerchief and reappear at finger, arm and in walletRelated to My Kind of Magic 14
Jerry Mentzer Mystic Amulet of Isis bracelet through ribbon under handkerchief, duplicate The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 15) 73
Paul Swinford Pirouette flourish for ring and rope routine, see also p. 521 for J. G. Thompson Jr. comment The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 11) 444
Karl Fulves The Left-Handed Knot comedy rope routine with two spectators and ring, woman can free rope from ring and man cannot
- Handling of the Knot
- Outline of the Routine
- The Psychic Release
see also p. 676 for anecdote
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 7) 421
Dick Jarrow DeeJay Knot Related to The Compleat Magick - Volume I (Issue 24) 119
Ben Christopher Link Illusion - The Heel Grip
- The Shrinking Ring
- The First Link
- The Expanding Link
- Drop Link
- The Missing Link
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 3) 395
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case VariationsAlso published here Another Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Harry Lorayne, Francis Carlyle Ring on Stick additional stand-up handling by Carlyle Reputation-Makers 179
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Penetration several rings on ribbon Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 183
Martin Gardner Three Rings red, white and blue ring on rope that is tied to performer's wrists, order of rings changeInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 7) 517
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Transposition inspired by Stewart James' SefalaljiaRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 181
Dick Jarrow Right On! Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1, No. 7) 56
Billy McComb A Variation on a Theme spectator holds a ribbon over his head, a ring hangs in the middle, ring is removed from ribbon without spectator knowing how it works, paper balls over the head effect, clippo I Did It My Way 8
Fred Kaps Steering Wheel Move Fred Kaps Lecture 5
Fred Kaps Real Magic ring an silk Fred Kaps Lecture 5
Billy McComb The Five Rings of William briefRelated to
  • "McComb's Magic"
I Did It My Way 15
Arnold De Seiver Borrowed Ring in Box from fist to unprepared ring box held by spectator Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 163
Unknown, Joe Barnett Borrowed Ring on Loop of String featuring cut and restored stringRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 159
Hans van Senus Another Ribbon Penetration borrowed ring Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 219
Scotty York Ringer Related to Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 2) 9
Ken Beale Ring Sation two rings on string, one comes off, originally published by Lou Tannen, with variation:
- The Hard Way
see also p. 565 for background information, see p. 608 for comment by Paul Brian
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 12) 563
Oscar Weigle Ring on Stick The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 8) 523
Steve Spillman The Eye-Popping Pop Top pull top from beer can on pencil The Compleat Magick - Volume I (Issue 45) 221
James G. Thompson Jr. Spirit Ring ring on wand, with handkerchief The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 64) 317
Sam Dalal Turn it 'Round red square changes to blue one and eventually to a circle, Squaring the Circle with rubber sheeting The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 46) 228
Pavel The Ring Transposition three red and 3 yellow small plastic rings, transpose one by one from hand to hand Close-up Cavalcade 122
Alan Brown Slip Link two small rings link, handling with handkerchief The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 11) 653
Rick Johnsson Quicksilver metal ring rises up a rope and penetrates Inspired by Close-up Cavalcade 34
A. Kojima Lightning Link see also p. 684 for credit information, and p. 757 for more credit information by Sid Lorraine regarding Dr. Fred Ervis and Richard DurhamRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 12) 675
Karl Fulves Lightning Unlink Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 12) 679
G. W. Hunter Latest Rope & Ring multiple knots appear on rope and ring in chosen knot, see also p. 711 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 2) 689
David Douglas Milady's Psychic Goose Bumps!! ring vanishes tied from handkerchief and appears in sealed envelope, spooky presentation The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 77) 381
Ray Grismer Ring three phases, first in Genii 1971Variations Close-up Cavalcade 18
Dr. Dan McDonald Repeat Ring Release multi-phase, duplicate ring with slitAlso published here Close-up Cavalcade 11
Harvey Rosenthal Ring Off see p. 608 for commentInspired by
  • "Ring" (Ray Grismer, Genii, May 1971)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 5) 601
Dr. J. Konstantin Garmisch Jump Master finger ring on loop jumps from one strand to the other The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 68) 338
John Carney Ring Off Rope ring off rope on finger of the other hand, lapping Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 2
Amedeo Vacca Ring & String Routine Amedeo's Continental Magic 62
Mitchell Dyszel Swindle Ring The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 4) 705
Sam Schwartz Ring Flite The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 5) 715
Sam Schwartz Lightning Link II - Lightning UnlinkInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 5) 719
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
Peter Kane Slow Motion Ring Release moveRelated to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 1) 6
Al Schneider Phase One similar to Clifton's Ring MoveRelated to
  • Clifton's Ring Move in Earl Nelson's "Variations", 1978
OFF 2
Al Schneider, Paul Kelly Phase Two OFF 3
Al Schneider Phase Three knotted OFF 5
Al Schneider Introduction ring off rope, three timesInspired by
  • Dan MacDonald's "Repeat Ring Release" in Jerry Mentzer's "Close-Up Cavalcade", 1973 p.11
OFF 1
Amedeo Vacca Lend Me Your Ring Amedeo's Continental Magic 60
Karl Fulves Psilver selection of spoon or fork is predicted, they then change places in the hand and pocket of the spectator, then one bends like the other, power of darkness elementsAlso published here Close-Up Mental Magic 51
Jack Chanin Chanin's Linked On ring through middle of rope, with variation by Dick JarrowRelated to The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 3
Jimmy Kane Karate it On ring is hit with hand and ends up hanging on rope The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 4
Flip Hallema Flip it On ring on rope move, two ways The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 5
Phil Willmarth Crossed Ends Release ring cannot be taken from rope, then it falls off The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 6
Phil Willmarth Misdirection Throw On ring is thrown on rope, move The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 9
Phil Willmarth Direct Throw On ring is thrown on rope, without get-ready The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 10
Phil Willmarth, Tony Anverdi After-Anverdi Off "Overhanded Anverdi", ring off rope The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 10
Tony Anverdi Anverdi Two Off move, ring apparently offRelated to The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 12
Flip Hallema, Phil Willmarth Another Flip It On ring is thrown in center of the rope The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 13
Flip Hallema Flip's Original Throw On ring is thrown in center of the rope The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 15
Flip Hallema Flip's Snap It On with large ring The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 16
Phil Willmarth Swing It Off Right The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 17
Rick Johnsson Swing It Off Left "elevator handling" The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 17
Norman Houghton Melt-Through Ring Off Also published here
  • "Abracadabra" #1000
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 20
Norman Houghton How To De-Rope a Ring The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 21
Phil Willmarth Chapter Two: Knot Effects The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 23
Harlan Tarbell, Stewart James, Phil Willmarth Sefalalja Revisited The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 23
Phil Willmarth Instantaneous Knot On one handed, ring on knot The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 25
Dick Jarrow, Phil Willmarth Hindu Ring in Knot ring on rope, knotted The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 27