41 entries in Hand Gimmicks / False Finger
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Carl Willmann Der künstliche Finger about the fake finger, vanishing and appearing silk application, also with tip of finger removable, flower production application Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 94
Unknown Das Tuch auf Reisen silk appears and vanishes in bare hands Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 18
Unknown Abenteuer eines Eies und Irrfahrten eines Tuches by "E. C. from Munich", longer routine with egg, egg cup, glass, silk and candleRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 2) 21
Unknown The New Rising Cards From The Hand fake fingerRelated to New Era Card Tricks 202
Unknown Der Papierfinger false finger made from tissue paper for silk production, crumpled up at the end Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 10
Carl Willmann Das Pythagoras-Wunder cloth held up by performer with both hands, still things happen behind this screen, fake finger/third hand, ungaffed silk (finger on stick or wire)Related toVariations Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 10) 152
Unknown Das Pythagoras-Wunder cloth held up by performer with both hands, still things happen behind this screen, fake finger/third hand, ungaffed silk (finger on stick or wire)Related toVariations Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 1) 14
Carl Willmann Der Kartensteiger in der Hand first finger pushes up card, fake finger, all fingers apparently visibleInspired by Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 53
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Metamorphose eines Tuches No. 44, silk produced, changes into ribbon, then into small silks, they vanish and reappear inside an egg Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 120
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Ein neuer Münzentrick folding coin in fake finger, credit informationRelated to
  • "New Coin Production from Bare Hands" (T. Nelson Downs, Modern Coin Manipulation, 1900, p. 130)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 38
Carl Willmann Der künstliche Finger triangle finger attachment with bigger loading chamber, American origin Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 3) 41
Hamley Brothers, Unknown The False Finger (The Magical Production of Handkerchiefs)
different constructions
Later Magic 209
Unknown Neuestes Flaggen-Manöver two silks and small flag appear, silks put in glass, flag vanishes again and reappears between the two silks in glass, false finger and pull Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 6) 92
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Sixth Finger Inspired by The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 84) 539
Clayton Rawson Sixth Finger Card Rise Related to The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 511
Bruce Elliott Misdirection for Rabbit-From-The-Hat with false finger The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 128) 514
Audley Walsh Rubber Finger Mike one handed flourish, dealing the cards The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 187) 747
Al Baker Goldfish Production sixth finger The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 453
Jay Weiler Finger Ring ring penetrates finger, finger bases covered with silk The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 1st Folio) 142
Dai Vernon A Silk Routine production from bill, with fifth finger gimmick The First California Lecture 7
Karrell Fox Finger Flinger short thimble routine, then spectator takes thimble off finger and gets the whole (sixth) finger Another Book 35
Karrell Fox Foxes Foney Fickle Finger fake finger for nail writing with bigger line with crayon Another Book 128
Meir Yedid The Amputation finger cut off with knife falls on floor, spare fake finger is attached to replace it Meir Yedid's Finger Fantasies 39
Jack Chanin Finger-Bandage Gag "finger comes off" gag Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 681
Arthur Setterington Thimble Finger "Here are a couple of gags which create a great deal of amusement and surprise especially amongst the ladies."
mummified finger in box
Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 6) 1051
Stephen Tucker Weird comedy routine, one to five fingers gag with handkerchief, rubber fingers in small box as prediction Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 19) 362
Walt Lees Fingerflinger gag with false finger, marking position of a card Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 28) 549
Stephen Tucker A Tip finger vanish Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 34) 655
Steve Beam Arise rising card with false finger The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 10) 174
Steve Beam The Finger gags and ideas with a false finger
1. Misnomer
2. Let Your Fingers Do The Walking
3. Sticky Fingers
4.. Item #4
The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 10) 175
Bob Jepson Bob Jepson's Finger in Ear gag, fingers put in ear separate from hands Finger Secrets 18
Meir Yedid Cautious Clapping finger falls from hand, because of clapping to hard, joke Finger Secrets 34
Wayne Kyzer Thumbs Down comedy routine, performer's finger vanishes from hand and appears on selection The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 15) 256
Dai Vernon The Tale of the Treasury Worm with bill and sixth fingerAlso published here Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 8) 12
Dai Vernon The Tale of the Treasury Worm with bill and sixth fingerAlso published here The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 49
Unknown Impromptu ... Or Nearly So! methods from Royal Road and New Era Card Tricks, two impromptu and one with false fingerRelated to Knowing The Rising Cards 13
Manuel Muerte, Guillaume le Grand Magic Fingers finger falls off hand, gag divination of thought-of number Hardcore 80
Patrick Page Seidentuch-Produktion aus der leeren Hand production of handkerchief, false fingerAlso published here Lecture Patrick Page 4
Sam Leo Horowitz Silk Production with False Finger with paper More Greater Magic 1105
John Alley, Richard Bartram, Jr. Severed Ties gag, rope penetrates spectator's finger, finger false off Trephine 91
Billy McComb, Patrick Page Billy's Thimble while doing a thimble routine, an extra finger appearsInspired by Magic Page by Page 291