532 entries in Rope
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Unknown How to pull laces innumerable out of your mouth, of what colour or length you list, and never anie thing seene to be therein mouth coils The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 194
Unknown To cut a lace asunder in the middest, and to make it whole againe more string than rope, borrowed, extra piece is cut The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXII) 194
Unknown A notable feate of fast or loose; namelie, to pull three beadstones from off a cord, while you hold fast the ends thereof, without removing of your hand grandmother's necklace The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIX) 191
Unknown To drawe a cord through your nose, mouth or hand, so sensiblie as is woonderful to see crotch with thread through it, really inside the wood around nose The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 199
Unknown To fasten a Ring or a Six-Pence at the End of a Piece of common Thread, and after burning the Thread, to leave the Ring hanging at the End of the Thread. Breslaw's Last Legacy 30
Unknown Les Anneaux Enfilés Dans un Double Ruban grandmother's necklace - routine, with rings and ribbon, referencing Ozanam La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 36
Unknown The Cut String Restored Modern Magic 317
Unknown My Grandmother's Necklace Variations Modern Magic 320
Unknown The Mysterious Release Inspired by More Magic 348
Unknown To Take Two Corners of a Handkerchief, one in each Hand, and Tie a Know in it Without Removing either Hand The Modern Conjurer 292
Unknown The Mystic Tie two pieces of cord tied around performer's neck, gets free The Art of Magic 337
Prof. Jacoby The Jacoby Rope Tie The Art of Magic 338
W. G. Edwards The Rope Tie Par Excellence The Art of Magic 341
Stanley Collins A New Ropes and Rings Experiment similar to Grandmother's Necklace, with jacket, ropes and rings Original Magical Creations 84
Tom Sellers Rollo ball balances on ropeRelated to Sellers' Secrets 11
Tom Sellers The Phantom Ring Sellers' Secrets 13
Tom Sellers The Rings and Cord several rings on rope get free Sellers' Secrets 19
Al Baker Another Rope is Cut and Restored! The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 87
Al Baker The One-Man "Lights Up" Seance for hands The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Al Baker's Book) 75
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rubber Band Thumb Tie Method thumb tie with rubber bands Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 1
Tom Sellers The Triple Chefalo Knot dissolving loop knot Quick Tricks 7
Tom Sellers Stretching a Rope Quick Tricks 14
Joseph H. Fries A Sailor's Rope with extra loop The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 256
John Goodrum A Sleight of Hand Rope Method You'd be Surprised 62
Joseph H. Fries The Mystic Necktie The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 33) 213
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
Harry C. Bjorklund The Slow Motion Restoration Greater Magic 797
Unknown The Rising and Falling Tube. A Genuine Hindu Trick bamboo tube travels up and down a cord Greater Magic 838
Karl Germain Cut and Restored String Greater Magic 785
Harlan Tarbell Cut and Restored Rope with Snap Fasteners Greater Magic 786
Harlan Tarbell Caesar Gimmick connection Greater Magic 786
Harlan Tarbell The Tarbell Hindu Rope Mystery - Loop method. Simplified form Greater Magic 787
U. F. Grant Impropmtu Method Greater Magic 790
Mihlon Clayton Mehlon Clayton's Method Variations Greater Magic 792
Henry Gordien Henry Gordien's Method Greater Magic 793
Herman Hanson The Climax Rope Trick Greater Magic 799
John Northern Hilliard Magic With Ropes Greater Magic 783
Unknown Ropes fixing ends Greater Magic 874
Milbourne Christopher Stretching a Rope Greater Magic 794
Unknown Second Method Greater Magic 796
Martin Gardner The Houdini Pen The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 278
Unknown The Porous Broomstick rope through broomstick Greater Magic 850
Chung Ling Soo Shooting an Arrow and a Rope Through a Woman Greater Magic 968
Unknown Walking Through a Ribbon Greater Magic 971
Robert Parrish Parrish's Three to One cut in three pieces Do That Again! 64
Oscar Weigle Weigle's Three to One cut in three pieces Do That Again! 66
Oscar Weigle Quadruple Cut cut in four pieces Do That Again! 68
John Goodrum A Cut and Restored Shoe Lace Do That Again! 73
Robert Parrish The Cut and Restored Lace Tips Do That Again! 74
Art Lyle Restored Rope #7,643,999 stage version for Kolar's straw and string trick, rope in tube Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 6) 4
Tom Sellers The Jumping Ring knotted ring jumps to another knotRelated to Scots Magic 13
Joseph H. Fries Rope Riting forming word with rope on black board The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 53) 382
John Goodrum The Magic Laces unequal laces are stretched several times Do That Again! 70
Herb Runge Neckfright rope through neck, snap-fasteners The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 72) 483
Franklin M. Chapman Odds & Ends on the Spirit Nut Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1, No. 10) 1
Paul Curtis Equiloball ball balances on ropeRelated to The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 106) 637
Dr. Jacob Daley Never Fail instructions to rope trick appear on slates The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 85) 541
Harry Houdini Malay Escape rope tie The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 551
Dr. E. G. Ervin The Adhesive Tape Tie The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 81) 526
Al Baker A Rope Interlude thread, unknotting rope The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 209
Al Baker Give a Magician enough Rope and... stage version of the c&r effect The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 207
Tom Sellers Easy Ropes and Rings intro for the rope and rings trick Condensed Conjuring 2
Tom Sellers A Different Stretching Rope metal hook on back Condensed Conjuring 13
Stewart James Sleightly Off threaded ping pong ball is removed underneath cloth The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 134) 767
Harry Kellar Kellar's Cut and Restored Cord really cut by spectator, using brown wrapping cord Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 145
Karl Germain Comedy Version of Germain Cord Effect Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 149
Unknown An Impromptu Cut and Restored Cord Effect Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 152
Unknown The Vanishing Ring on Tring knot-ring vanishes from rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 144
Unknown The Prisoner's Escape - Hanging Oneself with Ropes grandmother's necklace - principle, rope through neck Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 334
Unknown Walking Through Tapes ropes through body Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 342
Unknown Another Tapes Release grandmother's necklace - routine Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 344
Unknown Patriotic Rings and String three paper rings on string, named color penetrates Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 140
Unknown The Rope and Tape Principle grandmother's necklace - principle with applications Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 321
Unknown Coats, Tapes, and Rings grandmother's necklace - routine Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 321
Unknown Coat, Ropes and Rings grandmother's necklace - routine Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 329
Walter B. Gibson The Furloined Rope Trick removing knots from rope The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 20) 85
Unknown Self-Untying Rope thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 349
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's Thread to Rope thin thread changes visibly into rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 347
Unknown Hocus Pocus" Cut and Restored Rope"x Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 359
Unknown Magician's Cut and Restored Rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 363
Unknown Perplexo Cut and Restored Rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 366
Richard Himber Himber's Rope Mytersy Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 367
Ted Collings Ted Collin's Panama Rope Mystery Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 368
Harlan Tarbell Type of Rope used Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 339
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's Three Knots in a Rope three knots appear, one disappears, one is untied, one is taken off Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 339
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's Jumping Knot knot jumpes from one position on rope to another Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 342
Unknown The Phantom Knot disappearing knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 353
Unknown Hindu Knots knots appear and disappear Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 355
Chefalo Chefalo's Knot disappearing knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 358
Harlan Tarbell, Chefalo Tarbell's Triple Chefalo Knot disappearing knots Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 358
Unknown A Novel Knot Steal stealing a knotted on knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 362
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's Cigarette to Rope three different methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 349
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
Harold Denhart The Prize Winner Rope Trick rope is stretched, then fairly cut and restored Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 2
Tom Fitzgerald "Take It Off" knot is slid on rope then taken off The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 49) 202
Unknown Slip Knot The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 49) 202
L. Vosburgh Lyons On the Barrel Head fast and loose with a rope The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 40) 164
Jean Hugard Do-Nuts to You grandmother's necklace with donuts and ropes going through sleeves of jacket, bowl of water is produced as a finale Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 4) 13
Tom Sellers A Useful Thumb Tie Magical Mixture 18
Unknown An Easy False Knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 85
Dr. Zina Bennett Nifty Knots knots appear in rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 96
Unknown Vanishing Knot Flourishes five methods Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 99
G. W. Hunter Puzzle Knot tieing knot without letting go of the ends Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 101
Unknown Bachelor's Needle old pseudo needle threading effect Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 102
Unknown Ring, Rope And Pin borrowed ring penetrates ropeRelated toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 81
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
Louis Tannen, Harlan Tarbell The Snap-Away Silk and Knot silk tied on rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 295
George Engel Producing a Rope between palm of hands Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 1) 55
Arthur Punnar Cut and Restored Rope - Perfected Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 12) 49
Herb Lehwald Rope Through the Neck rope and small tube Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 22
J. Ray Beffel The Hindu Rope Trick rope in bowl on table starts to rise up and sinks down again Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 19
Joseph H. Fries Physician's Rope three part rope routine
- the mystic necktie
- a sailor's rope
- rope riting
My Best 240
Joe Barnett St(R)ung Related to My Best 155
Joe Barnett Strung! string is cut and restored, with finger ringRelated to The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 79) 322
Ronald B. Edwards El Ropo Cutto The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 94) 382
Unknown Cut and Restored String multi strands cord, separated in center and twisted again Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 8) 95
Leon Maguire, Mihlon Clayton The Cut and Restored Rope Trick handling of classic methodInspired byRelated to Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 3) 140
George G. Kaplan Cut and Restored Rope "Tying the Knot after Cutting the Loop"Related to Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 4) 149
Joseph Keen Slip Knot The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 86) 350
Harvey P. Graham Snapping a Knot one-handed Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 4) 150
J. B. Bobo Knots to You "J. S. Bobo" (?), rope curled around hand, number named, that many knots appear in rope, one is blown away Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 6) 164
Melvin Brockhaus The Magic Sharpshooter rope is shot in two with invisible gun Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 11
Harold B. Leith Indian Rope Trick still a Mystery letter from adventures in India and China Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 3) 143
Milbourne Christopher Rope to Cigarette Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 3) 143
Ottokar Fischer The Cords of Phantasia two ropes are penetrated by silks, grandmother's necklace Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 357
Ten Ichi Ten Ichi Thumb Tie longer routine Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 264
Unknown Modernized Ten Ichi Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 271
Unknown Tip-Top Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 272
Harlan Tarbell Chow Sen Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 274
Frank Ducrot Frank Ducrot Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 275
Jack Miller Jack Miller Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 276
Harlan Tarbell Simplex Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 277
Harlan Tarbell "Li Ling" Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 279
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Tape Tie tape is simply cut through Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 280
Harlan Tarbell Chinese Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 281
Mel Forrester Rubber Band Thumb Tie knotting method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 283
Harvey P. Graham Jersey Rope idea for cut and restored rope The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 136) 548
J. B. Bobo Throwing a Knot Related to Watch This One! 120
J. B. Bobo Knots to You rope in hand, number named, that many knots appear, then one is blown off Watch This One! 121
Laurie Ireland Tying and Untying Knots in a Cord without Letting Go of the Ends one and two knots Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 3
Billy McComb Assorted Gaglets of the William Brand gags with, thimbles, a mouse trap, a spring snake, with ropes, hair, light bulbs, coffee beans, diminishing cards, cracking a spectator's arm, dead rat The First Book of William 37
Paul Curry Linked two ropes hanging on performer's shoulder link, see also ring & tape sequence in "Sefalaljia"Related toVariations The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 123) 496
J. B. Bobo The Ring on the String Watch This One! 123
Paul Curry On and Off two ribbon rings threaded through a nut and lowered into a hat, under a handkerchief the selected ribbon penetrates the nutRelated to The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 127) 512
Jack Yeager The Jack Yeager Thumb Tie Trick gimmicked cord Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 20
Unknown Tying the Knot for the Rope Trick "easy, smooth procedure" The Fine Art of Magic 272
Unknown Ben Ali´s Rope using extra loop The Fine Art of Magic 286
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a rope, see p. 690 for tips and ideas by Hen FetschRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 165) 660
Blackstar The Tamawama's Rope Mystery two cuts, fake knots Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 34
Jack Yeager Glorifying Your Magic 1. Califaction of Handkerchiefs (silks in dove pan merge together)
2. How to spell trust? (oddity on coin)
3. Key Card Placement (Charlier Pass)
4. 20th Century Silks idea
5. Zombie Idea (floating flower pot)
6. Comedy bits with a stooge
7. Miser's Dream Shower (with handkerchief)
8. Thumb Tip Idea (with scotch tape)
9. Thimble color change
10. The cotton bunny (cotton bunny to real one, dove pan)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 12
Ching Ling Foo Master Tape Mystery tape really cut Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 271
Ching Ling Foo Royal Tape Mystery Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 277
Unknown The Chinese Burning Tapes double restoration Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 280
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Hindu Rope Mystery gaffed with connections, eight methods including Bombay, Calcutta, Dehli, and Inner Circle MethodsRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 297
Tony Lopilato Rope-Saver rope used to wrap a package Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 321
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Hindu Rope Mysteries discussion of rope connections Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 292
Unknown Chinese "Chefalo" Knot using cloth tape Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 285
Tony Lopilato The Tony Lopilato Knot dissolving knotVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 323
Charles Roltare The Double Knotter appearance of two knots Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 326
Unknown Chinese Tape Release From Leg Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 263
Tony Lopilato Ring on the Rope ring disappears in handkerchief, reappears on rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 328
Tony Lopilato "Book Mark" stretching rope with book Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 330
Harlan Tarbell Rings and Growing Rope wooden rings penetrate rope which grows Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 332
Unknown Japanese Multiple Tape Tie penetrating several persons Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 269
Unknown Simplex Coat and Tape Release grandmother's necklace - principle Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 265
Unknown Chinese Ring on the Tape wood ring on and off cloth tape Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 288
Tony Lopilato "Judge Lynch's Necktie Party" grandmother's necklace - principle, tie appears on rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 336
Dr. Wiener Not At All! rope is cut twice and knotted togetherAlso published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 172) 688
James F. Herpick Ropelbow The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 181) 725
Jack Yeager The Appearing Knot Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 19
Harry Hardini A Possible Impossibility escape from rope Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 35
Larette A Close-Up Indian Rope Trick Also published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 210) 839
Slydini Knots Also published here The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 195) 778
John Hamilton Hamilton's Idea sliding knot, that can also be picked off the rope The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 203) 812
John Howie Caught Knot knots appear on ropeAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 214) 856
Norman Houghton Laundry on the Line two silks knotted on rope, chosen one penetrates knot Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 37
Elizabeth Warlock Linklater with a piece of wood, similar working to Dean's BoxInspired by The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 212) 846
Al Baker The Instantaneous Visible Restoration pull The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 385
Dr. Jacob Daley The Doctor Cuts a Rope finessed display The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 388
Al Baker Variation on Stretching a Rope The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 389
Al Baker Ring and Tpe Penetration The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 388
John Hamilton Rip It handkerchief tied on rope, is pulled freeRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 222) 886
Unknown Release! ring off ropeRelated to The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 246) 984
Sam Leo Horowitz Mohammed Bey's Ring on Rope Routine Jardine Ellis Ring on Stick and Ring on Rope 3
Jack Avis Loops Entwined under handkerchiefInspired byAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 275) 1098
John R. Boyko A Twist Thru the Wrist string through spectator's wrist, string loop with two paperclipsVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 288) 1150
Tenkai Ishida Knots Supreme - Tenkai Silk and Tapes grandmother's necklace Six Tricks by Tenkai 4
Norman Jensen Kolar Kut? rope in paper tube is cut and restored The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 309) 35
Unknown Flash String Idea for cut and restored string The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 320) 88
Karrell Fox Shoot it with a Knife gun with a blade, gag for rope tricks Kornfidentially Yours 7
Franklin V. Taylor Brema + Taylor brema nut, nut off rope, with handkerchiefAlso published here The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 297) 1186
Bob Ellis Vishnu Rope Mystery cut into 3 pieces and restored Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 159
U. F. Grant Another Ending for Zella Ring on the Rope with restoration Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 179
U. F. Grant E Z Cut and Restored Rope Mystery extra piece Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 178
E. J. Moore "Magnet" Rope magnetic rope connection Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 186
U. F. Grant Ghost Knot false knot, wax on rope, convincing Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 106
Robert Gysel Spirit Tie for the spirit cabinet Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 309
Unknown The Marvel Wrist Tie Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 312
Harry Kellar The Kellar Rope Tie Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 314
Harlan Tarbell Linking Rope Ring Routine using magnetic connection Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 187
Graham Adams Ring, Chair and Rope penetration of ring, body and chair Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 113
Unknown Single Knot Handkerchief Through Rope knotted silk through rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 263
L. Vosburgh Lyons Handkerchief from Rope knotted silk through rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 265
James F. Herpick Single Knot Release knotted silk through rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 266
Harlan Tarbell, Harold Rice Dissolvo Handkerchief Knot knotted silk through rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 269
Roger Middleswart The Middleswart Handkerchief Knot knotted silk through rope Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 272
Unknown Chinese Tape Through Neck Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 6 324
Horace E. Bennett Cut and Restored Rope with borrowed ring The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 322) 95
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
Dr. Wiener Not At All rope is cut twice and knotted togetherAlso published here The Best in Magic 89
Steve Eskow Eskow's Act long routine, cut and restored rope, handkerchief penetrates rope, bill travels into knot of handkerchief and torn of corner into a ropeAlso published here The Best in Magic 235
Slydini Knots impossible knotAlso published here The Best in Magic 81
John Howie Caught Knot knots appear on ropeAlso published here The Best in Magic 87
Clare Cummings, Bob Lewis The Idiot Rope Trick The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 339) 167
John R. Boyko A Twist Through the Wrist string through spectator's wrist, string loop with two paper clipsAlso published here The Best in Magic 5
Franklin V. Taylor Brema Plus Taylor Brema Nut, nut off rope, with handkerchiefAlso published here The Best in Magic 73
John Hamilton Tear It handkerchief tied on rope, is pulled freeAlso published here The Best in Magic 84
Dai Vernon Dai Vernon's False Knot The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 155
Jack Miller Sliding Knot 26 Originals 4
Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 231
Tony Corinda (15) The Stage Spirit Cabinet different effects (instruments etc.) special rope Mediumistic Stunts 286
Alex Elmsley Physical Medium jacket is removed while thumbs are tiedAlso published here Low Cunning 2
Larette Seiltrick Also published here Dr. Stanley-Jaks und seine Geheimnisse 140
Max Malini Max Malini's Preference comment by Malini The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 67
Martin Gardner Knotty Problems - The Impossible Knot
- Knot Box
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 368) 299
Nate Leipzig Double-Trible Knot two and knots are made at the same time Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 79
Dino Mazza The Silk on the Rope handkerchief appears knotted on rope The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 384) 363
North Bigbee Marked Center Cut cut & restored rope with marked position to cut The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 392) 396
Dino Mazza, Lu Brent Silks and Ropes Routine three handkerchiefs penetrate ropes, and ropes with different colors fuse together The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 391) 392
Paul Curry The Cut and Restored String Magician's Magic 145
Paul Curry A Simple Spirit Séance Magician's Magic 224
Paul Curry String Around the Fingers like the jumping rubber band, with a long string and the fingers are fixed with a rubberbandRelated to Magician's Magic 160
Edward Marlo Marlo's Thumb Tie Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 17
Unknown The "Eagle" Rope Restoration joke The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 6) 28
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
John Benzais The Cut & Restored Rope extra piece The Best of Benzais 51
Charlie Miller Charlie Miller's Rope Trick Tarbell's rope mystery without preparationRelated to Charlie Miller Lecture Notes 14
Ed Mishell Roperama Professors's nightmare with restorationRelated to
  • p. 109 for reference
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 9) 109
John Benzais The Secret of Gorius Gordius, knot vanishes and reappears while spectator hold both ends The Best of Benzais 55
Raymond Hafler Travelling Ring ring knotted on rope jumps to two other knotsRelated to The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 44
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
Jack Ganson Brema Nut Routine nut through string The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 145
Fred Lowe Bolted Brema Nut, bolt with drilled hole is threaded on a string, nut on bolt The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 147
Arnold De Seiver With the Brema Nut with a ribbon The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 151
John Lyon 2 To 1 Rope two pieces instantly become one, see p. 265 for further reference The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 223
Arthur Setterington The Indian Rope Trick knot disappears twice in rope and appears again, story of the indian rope trick The Joe Smith Mysteries 7
Robert E. Neale The Hanging rope noose tightens only on spectator that is playing the role of being guilty (determined by choosing cards), see p. 206 for idea by John HudakRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 181
Ben Christopher Pendragon Rings rope rings move from spectator's arm to his head in dark room The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 226
Arthur Setterington Joe i' London ring off and on rope in a box, magnetic rope The Joe Smith Mysteries 10
Karl Fulves Babel Willard's thumb tie presentation, coding with dog whistle over telephone (see also p. 68), ectoplasm The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 7) 176
Ralph Gironda Enough Rope ungimmicked rope cut twice and restored, see p. 276 for reference The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 10) 273
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Rope Through Neck The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 121
Dan Tong Rope and Ring HEX! 68
John Hamilton Scientific Rope magnetic ends, held together with thread
- cut & restored
- Disappearing Knot
- Penetration Of A Wand Or Pencil
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 10) 353
Horace E. Bennett Flying Knot knot jumps off the rope into air The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 11) 363
J. W. Sarles Not a Knot long and short rope tied together, then knot slid in center and ropes untied, sliding knot The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 1) 371
Roger Sylwester The professor's incubus Hierophant (Issue 3) 122
Joseph K. Schmidt Rope Thru Variation Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 11) 363
Roy Johnson Rope Thru Impromptu! Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 11) 364
Joseph K. Schmidt Rope Thru rope through performer's bodyVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 8) 344
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
Paul Rosini, Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie Expanded Lecture Notes 28
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
J. W. Sarles End Result in-the-hands versionInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 1) 465
Harlan Tarbell Chinese Rope Chain Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 145
Harlan Tarbell The Many-Cut Rope Mystery Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 147
Unknown Crocheting With Your Teeth cut and restored rope with rather thin string Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 156
Unknown, Joe Barnett Borrowed Ring on Loop of String featuring cut and restored stringRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 159
Billy McComb The Magician's Rabbit Does a Trick in a box, apparently rabbit does the trick I Did It My Way 11
Sam Schwartz Three Way Ropes - Equal-Unequal
- Knotting the Ropes
- Three to One
see p. 520, p. 550 and p. 1300 for credit information on the plots
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 5) 506
Arthur Setterington Tibetan Cord Mystery cord threaded through a frame is cut and restored Straight Line Mysteries 10
Harry Lorayne Rope Magic Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 143
Harlan Tarbell Sympathetic Ropes two ropes in bowls, knots travel Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 150
Harlan Tarbell Zip-Over Rope Mystery knotted and unknotted piece of rope change place Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 153
Mike Tannen Sliding & Vanishing Knot Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 381
Arthur Setterington Chinese Rope Routine story routine about Confucius and a magician
- appearance of a knot
- one handed knot
- dissolving and appearing knots
- to "dissolve" a knot
- to make two knots appear
- the appearance of two knots
- to tie a knot in a rope without letting go of the ends of the rope
- to cause a number of knots to appear
Straight Line Mysteries 31
Pavel Predicta-Rope three colored ropes are knotted together by spectator, color order is predicted Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 24
Billy McComb Cut 'N Gone Rope rope is coiled up in hand and ends are cut, rope vanishes I Did It My Way 1
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Penetration several rings on ribbon Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 183
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
Theodore Annemann Psychic Ring rope tied on both wrists of the performer, spectator's as well but with hands behind him, plastic ring is linked onto spectator's rope, then also his own rope then only performer's rope, see also p. 513Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7, No. 6) 511
Dick Zimmerman Super Sucker Rope Trick cut and restored rope with sucker presentation, double action pull Creative Magic 3
Eric F. Impey Impromptu Rope Cut variation of Hindoo Turban effect, from 1929 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 5) 609
Robert E. Neale New Hunter Knot never-letting-go-knot, string The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 4) 597
Horace E. Bennett Ghost Knot knot while the spectator holds both ends, in the end the rope is linked to performer's buttonholeInspired by
  • "Secret of Gordius" (John Benzais, The New Jinx #58)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 7) 619
Unknown Three Rope False Count as required in Professor's Nightmare routines Close-up Cavalcade 30
Roger Sylwester The Professor's Incubus Close-up Cavalcade 25
Unknown Unequal Ropes Close-up Cavalcade 31
Dick Zimmerman Sleeveless Stretching Creative Magic 6
Conrad C. Bush The Linking Ropes Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 12) 679
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
Karl Fulves Knot Possible knot tied in loop of rope, in the end the knot drops off as ring, three phasesInspired by
  • Milbourne Christophe Routine in The Sphinx
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 8) 746
Conrad C. Bush Complete Circle three ropes tied into loops, they then form one big loop, then repeat and the big loop is actually one ropeRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 10) 784
Amedeo Vacca End of a Nightmare Amedeo's Continental Magic 20
Paul Curry Missing Link two rope rings link Paul Curry Presents 20
Amedeo Vacca Parisian Silk Penetration silk (or rope) through wrist Amedeo's Continental Magic 25
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
Amedeo Vacca Ring & String Routine Amedeo's Continental Magic 62
Sam Schwartz Lightning Link II - Lightning UnlinkInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 5) 719
Harold Taylor Harold Taylor's Rope Routine rope cut and restored four times Another Close-up Cavalcade 41
Unknown Sleight of Hand Rope Cut Another Close-up Cavalcade 50
Faucett Ross The Hindu Turban Cut and restored rope type of routine with turban material Magic With Faucett Ross 58
Slydini On The Gambler's Knot performer demonstrates knot in slow-motion, spectator cannot duplicate it The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 5) 867
Stewart Judah Pins & Cord string through spectator's wrist, string looped with two safety pins, four phasesInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 850
David Berglas Knot Magic on knot effects The David Berglas File No. 1 23
David Berglas Knot-Knot an instant double-knot The David Berglas File No. 1 24
David Berglas Knot Now instant knot, one-handed The David Berglas File No. 1 27
David Berglas Assorted Knots Monkey Knots
- Triple Knot
- Up-Knot Down-Knot
- No Knot
- Knot Over Monkey Puzzle
- Instant Noose
- Noose with One Knot
- Noose with Knot-Knot
The David Berglas File No. 1 29
David Berglas Neck Tie looped rope through neck The David Berglas File No. 1 25
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
Ray Waters Mason's Moniker Modified Related to Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 10) 423
Paul Curry The Sliding Knot rope held by two assistants, cut and knotted, knot can be moved and opened at any pointAlso published here The Sliding Knot and Restoration Supreme 1
Paul Curry Restoration Supreme cut and restored rope with sliding knot, different restorationAlso published here The Sliding Knot and Restoration Supreme 5
John Cornelius The Sliding Knot idea of doing it with different colored silks on page 192, another handling by Michael Sondermeyer on page 444Related to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 1) 149
Ross Bertram My Rope Tie Routine hands of performer tied behind his back Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 116
Sol Stone The Strung Coin hole coin penetrates stringRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1, No. 3) 30
Jon Brunelle Strung Too hole coin penetrates stringInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1, No. 12) 138
Paul Fox The Thumb Tie Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 140
Karl Fulves (C) Semi-Shears scissors rises up the rope, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 37) 147
Slydini Slydini's Cut Rope with repeat phase The Magical World of Slydini 15
Slydini New Rope Methods - The Gypsy Ring (finger ring tied onto knot with three knots vanishes and reappears)
- Part One
- The Gypsy Ring Method
- The Elusive Knot
- Exploiting the Switch
- A Reference Note
Slydin Rope Switch, seated
Variations The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 12) 5
Karl Fulves Contest Rope (extra sheet)
two ropes tied together on both ends, contest with spectator who unties quicker, performer's knot vanishes, making one rope
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue ) 2
Slydini Slydini's Rope Knots knot appears at end of rope multiple times The Magical World of Slydini 22
Herb Zarrow Pendulum Knot knot shaken into rope with one hand The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 12) 1
Slydini One-Hand Knot The Chronicles (Issue Close-up Folio No. 12) 13
Karl Fulves The Sliding Knot credit informationRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 32) 126
Karl Fulves Knot A Knot spectator makes number of knots and lays rope onto shoulder of performer, number of knots divined Interlocutor (Issue 39) 156
Slydini Equal-Unequal Ropes starts with single piece The Magical World of Slydini 18
Stephen Mathews Gemini Rope rope around spectator's fourth finger, it's pulled and penetrates finger
- The Basic Method
- Stephen Mathews Notes
- Notes By Karl Fulves
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 17) 1225
Karl Fulves Darknot rope tied around table leg, people distributed around and on top of table, lights out and on, now rope suddenly around another table leg The Chronicles (Issue 21) 1273
Bill Wisch Chain(R)ing using chain instead of rope Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 10) 257
Al Schneider Shear Magic repeated cut and restored rope Al Schneider On Close-Up 112
Blair Bowling Sliding Knot, Plus magnet gaffed versionInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 1) 294
David Lederman No Knot dissolving knot Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 8) 376
Michael McGivern (Ring) Knot Really Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 4) 330
Bob Hyans Ring-A-Ding Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 7) 365
Robert L. Brooks, Earl Nelson Ring Through Rope credit correction on page 564 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 10) 399
Jim Laconte Escape! large ring and rope Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3, No. 12) 429
Sixten Beme Crazy Rope sliding knot, then ropes restore to one Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 5) 483
Warren Stephens Warren Stephens' Helicopter Knot knot wobbles down on rope into hand Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 18
Jim Ryan Bow Tie Knot ring and rope Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 19
G. W. Hunter Shoelace Knot ring and rope Jim Ryan Close-Up: Sensational Stunners 22
Looy Simonoff Puzzlement 1 & 2 puzzles with rope, not really effects Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 7) 507
Jack Avis 43. Loops Entwined Also published here Self-Working Table Magic 52
Mitchell Dyszel Easy Ring Off Rope Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 3) 464
Eric DeCamps Impossible Visual Link Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 8) 525
Michael Skinner Thrice Severed... Thrice Restored thumb tip Intimate Magic 8
Philip T. Goldstein Severence Pay-Off rope cut in paper tube, black art shuffled lecture 7
Daryl Martinez Lots-O-Fun Rope Cut threaded bracelet as convincer Something for Everyone 11
Peter Marshall Grab A Bight dissolving knot Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 2) 594
John Mueller Double Girth False Knot Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 645
Jack Mitzman "I Believe" dissolving knot around rolled piece of paper Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 10) 689
Mike Caveney More Powers with a ropeInspired by Ideas 27
Robert L. Brooks Ring Strip Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 9) 679