1,136 entries in Ring
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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 hold
Related 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 hold
Related 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 string
Also published here Modern Magic 225
Unknown The Magic Ball and Rings three rings vanish from box, reappear inside special ball on special stick
Related to Modern Magic 231
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 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, 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 leg
Also 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 rod
Related 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, reel
Variations More Magic 196
Prof. Robertson Professor Robertson's Ring- und Karten-Kunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) five finger rings borrowed, colored thread on each, black puppet hand in box, rings vanish and appear on the hand, spectators decide which color on which puppet finger
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Der Teufelskopf continuation of description, four cards selected and two borrowed ring put in glass and covered with handkerchief, cards vanish from deck and glass with rings vanishes, cards and rings appear on devil head puppet apparatus
Related to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) continuation of explanation, assistant necessary
Also published here Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 47
Camill Bihler Der verschwundene Ring "Ein Gesellschaftsscherz"
cup upside down on table, borrowed finger ring wrapped in paper and put on bottom of cup and burned, ring is found underneath cup
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 11) 172
Unknown Der Ring des Polyerates borrowed finger ring put in one hand which is wrapped in a handkerchief, travels into other hand which is also wrapped, prepared table (thread used to pull ring to servante)
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 24
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Briefkasten answering letters, on linking rings
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 16
Bartholomäus Gebert Citrone, Tuch und Ring lemon and handkerchief transpose in two borrowed hats, then borrowed finger ring is dropped audibly into glass under handkerchief cover and vanishes, it reappears in lemon
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Prof. Robertson Prof. Robertsons Ring- und Kartenkunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here Der moderne Kartenkünstler 30
Carl Willmann, David Devant Wie Devant einen Ring vertauscht long intro about apparatus vs. sleight-of-hand, ring switch in which ring is put on second finger and duplicate is already on bent-in first finger, fingers switched while walking on stage
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 9) 139
Unknown Der Ringzieher "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
reel, vanishing a finger ring, vanishing a card
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 97
Unknown Card, Ring and Ribbon borrowed finger ring appears on loop of string tied on card with hole
New Era Card Tricks 153
Professor Bellonie Citrone, Ring und Tuch auf Wanderschaft traveling routine with lemon, finger ring, silk and glass with tube cover, ring ends up in lemon
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Carl Willmann Die Post im Salon finger ring vanishes (changes into spring flowers in the performer's hand) and reappears in nest of boxes attached to a flower bouquet
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 105
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Eine Variante zum Ringspiel with figures
Related to
  • Willmann's Salon-Magie, p. 189
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 76
Otsenré Das Horoskop eight nesting tubes shown, borrowed finger ring put in glass of water, tubes placed over glass one by one, glass with content vanishes, glass reproduced from handkerchief with flower bouquet in which the ring is found
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 183
Noll Marcellin Der magische Blumenkranz a linking ring changes into spring flower ring
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 186
Unknown Der bezauberte Ring finger ring slides up and down a wand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12) 188
J. Marcellin Wie man einen Ring verschwinden lässt ring vanishes on finger, half ring
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 12
Unknown Zum Ringspiel linking borrowed finger rings, one or two have slits, no details on routine, then linking two ungaffed finger rings with secret thread (not really linked)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 75
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
Otsenré Das Horoskop second part of explanation
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
Professor Bellonie Der Ring am Bouquet borrowed finger ring vanishes from paper cone and reappears on flower bouquet that appears in a water glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 71
W. Evers Eine Variation zum Ringspiel two linked rings and one unlinked ring examined, then they are linked, no slit, separate ring slightly bigger
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 1) 14
Emil Clauß Zum chinesischen Ringspiel "(Eine Verbesserung)"
ring shell to make a ring appear or vanish
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 2) 27
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 Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case
Der Amateurzauberer 115
Fr. Maubach Die schwedische Streichholzschachtel als Ringdose using matchbox as ring case to steal inserted ring out
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 60
Unknown Die bezauberte Karte No. 19, card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to Der Amateurzauberer 104
Carl Willmann Lucifer's Geheimnis box from which a borrowed ring or coin can be stolen
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 118
Carl Willmann Der wandernde Ring borrowed finger ring put in left hand which is then wrapped with a handkerchief, right hand also wrapped, ring travels to other hand, with special servante at table
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10) 148
Phantome Ein moderner Erfinder - 6. finger ring rises up and down a stick
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 10
Unknown The Chinese Rings
The Modern Conjurer 241
Ottokar Fischer Wie Fischer Ringe verschwinden lässt borrowed finger rings on wand, taken off and they vanish, rings slide on thread into vest pocket
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 139
Heinrich Collin Die Goldschmelze auf dem Teller borrowed finger ring wrapped in (flash) paper and put on small plate, vanishes, reappears on egg, flash material dummy with gold leaf
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 73
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unauflösbare Impromptu "Vorträge von J. N. Hofzinser"
patter for ring that travels into playing card
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 35
Carl Willmann Flagge und Trauring auf der Wanderschaft borrowed ring wrapped in paper is burned, flag vanishes as well, both reappear in previously sealed glass held by spectator
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 103
Carl Willmann Die bezauberte Karte und der Ring card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8) 117
Ottokar Fischer Ein verblüffendes Tisch-Kunststück coin, finger ring and bill borrowed and put in vest pocket, bill appears inside bread roll, ring inside matchbox and coin under a glass
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 153
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 wand
Related 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
Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Ring finger ring dropped into glass under handkerchief cover (dummy attached to handkerchief with thread), another handkerchief put over a wand that is held by spectator on the ends, ring travels onto wand
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 105
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 potato
Related 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
Related to 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
Carl Willmann Der Vexirschlüssel borrowed finger ring put onto ring even though it does not fit
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 12) 190
Hans Fischer Das magische Taschentuch borrowed ring vanishes from handkerchief (duplicate ring sewn in corner), reproduced from spectator's pocket
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 135
Carl Willmann, Hal. Merton Der Ring im Hühnerei borrowed finger ring appears inside egg, gaffed egg cup, second method by Merton
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1) 8
Carl Willmann Der Ring im Wollknäuel ring to ball of wool
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 72
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ring- und Tuch-Kunststück borrowed finger ring knotted in silk and put in glass, vanishes there and reappears in chosen bread roll, silk and ring vanish again, ring in nest of boxes that was given to spectator at the beginning
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 74
R. Neusch, Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Grosses Ring-Changement finger ring travels from spectator's finger to bird, bird flies away with ring, no explanation
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 133
Elbert Adams The Ring on the Wand
Related toAlso published here The Art of Magic 331
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here Kartenkünste 181
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 cage
Also 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 cage
Also 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 parcel
Also 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 ribbon
Also published here
  • " Say It with Flowers" in "The Linking Ring"
Original Magic 33
Tom Sellers The Loop and the Ring ring penetrates onto loop of string
Magical Pleasantries 5
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
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Ringing a Ribbon
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 51
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 hand
Variations Greater Magic 853
Tom Sellers The Jumping Ring knotted ring jumps to another knot
Related 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 vanishes
Related toVariationsAlso published here 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
Eugene Laurant The Nest of Boxes four rings tied on ribbon, in boxes, with assistant
Our Mysteries 39
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 handkerchief
Inspired byAlso published here 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 rope
Variations 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 cover
Related toVariations 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 rope
Related 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 cover
Variations 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 rings
Variations 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
Unknown Ring Vanish with handkerchief
Over the Coffee Cups 34
Stewart Judah The Hard Way coin in handkerchief, ends threaded through a ring, coin penetrates ring
Also 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 methods
Related 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 handkerchief
Also 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 handkerchief
VariationsAlso 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 times
Also 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. 1093
VariationsAlso 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, wax
VariationsAlso 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 gimmick
Variations 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)
Also published here
"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 Fun
Inspired by The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 276) 1105
Fred Keating Carrousel variation on thumb fun
Inspired 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
Related to The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 330) 129
Hans E. Trixer The Ring on String under handkerchief
Inspired 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 pencil
Inspired 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 times
Inspired 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 handkerchief
Inspired 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 ring
Also published here The Best in Magic 55
Bruce Elliott Elliott on Ellis ring off handkerchief
Also published here The Best in Magic 75
Jim Ryan Ryan's Rope, Ring and Rod ring knotted on rope, on stick
Also published here The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 337) 156
Paquette Baguette ring on wand, with handkerchief
Also 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 handkerchief
Also 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 ring
Also 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 ideas
Related 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
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
Raymond Hafler Travelling Ring ring knotted on rope jumps to two other knots
Related to The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 44
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
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
Ken De Courcy Sheer Simplicity jardine ellis ring and rope
Variations The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 320
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
Stewart James, Charles Nyquist, Hans E. Trixer Ring on Cord ring on rope under handkerchief
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 323
Jack Avis Houdini Ring ring off rope
Related to 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 phases
Related 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 transpose
Related 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 The Ring off the Stick with handkerchief
Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 12
Charlie Miller, Elbert Adams The Ring on the Stick remarks and tips, version with a spoon, same method as Adams
Inspired by Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 11
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
Horace E. Bennett Linking Moves with the Key and Singles
Prize Winning Magic 38
Jay Marshall Jay Marshall's Sucker Move gag
Prize Winning Magic 42
Horace E. Bennett Unlinking the Chain of Two "Bennett's Switch"
Prize Winning Magic 43
Tommy Dowd Tommy Dowd's Spin Unlink
Prize Winning Magic 45
Horace E. Bennett, Eugene Laurant Chain of Three & Eugene Laurant's Removing the Centre Ring
Prize Winning Magic 47
Jack Miller, Herman L. Weber Jack Miller's Version of the Herman L. Weber Ring Move
Inspired by Prize Winning Magic 48
Jack Miller Jack Miller's Causing the Rings to Jump from Arm to the Other Arm
Prize Winning Magic 50
Jack Miller Jack Miller's Ring Monte
Prize Winning Magic 54
Horace E. Bennett Alternate Switch for Exchanging the Chain of Two for the Linked Single and Key
Prize Winning Magic 59
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Rink's Move with Two Single Rings and a Key Ring
Prize Winning Magic 61
Edward Victor, Horace E. Bennett Linking Two Rings Together
Related to
  • Edward Victor's "More Magic of the Hands"
Prize Winning Magic 37
Harold Thomas Thomas Tambo Rings Linking Rings with Tambo rings and newspaper
Newspaper Magic 92
Horace E. Bennett Take Five linking ring routine, five rings
Prize Winning Magic 35
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
Unknown The Count. Showing the Rings Separate
Prize Winning Magic 36
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 ring
Variations 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 wallet
Related toAlso published here 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