76 entries in Rope / Miscellaneous
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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
Carl Willmann Zur Berichtigung! correction for referenced itemRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 10) 159
Harlan Tarbell Caesar Gimmick connection Greater Magic 786
Joseph H. Fries Rope Riting forming word with rope on black board The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 53) 382
Tom Sellers Easy Ropes and Rings intro for the rope and rings trick Condensed Conjuring 2
L. Vosburgh Lyons On the Barrel Head fast and loose with a rope The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 40) 164
Unknown Bachelor's Needle old pseudo needle threading effect Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 102
Joseph H. Fries Physician's Rope three part rope routine
- the mystic necktie
- a sailor's rope
- rope riting
My Best 240
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
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 ratVariations The First Book of William 37
Tony Lopilato Ring on the Rope ring disappears in handkerchief, reappears on rope Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 328
Karrell Fox Shoot it with a Knife gun with a blade, gag for rope tricks Kornfidentially Yours 7
E. J. Moore "Magnet" Rope magnetic rope connection Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 186
Unknown Garter Tricks Pricking the Garter, basic version, can use belt too Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 81
Unknown The Giant's Garter More complex version of Pricking the Garter using a closed loop of string Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 82
Unknown The Puzzling Loop Topological puzzle, loop of rope can escape from loop formed by a person's arm (person must be wearing vest) Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 86
Stewart James The Astral Dagger straw in tube, held with string is cut into two pieces Magic Mine No. 1 15
Max Malini Max Malini's Preference comment by Malini The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 67
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 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
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
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
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
Unknown Three Rope False Count as required in Professor's Nightmare routines Close-up Cavalcade 30
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
Karrell Fox At the End of the Rope pieces of rope intro handkerchief, they arrange into words or a slogan Clever.... Like a Fox 176
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
Karrell Fox, Charlie Cheer Rope-Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 207
Looy Simonoff Puzzlement 1 & 2 puzzles with rope, not really effects Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 7) 507
Manjunath M. Hegde Chair, Rope, and Finger Ring Puzzle a puzzle with a rope and a finger ring on it that has to be moved from knot to knot Epoptica (Issue 4) 231
Unknown The Strangulation Test No. 59, rope is pulled around neck of performer 101 Psychic Tests 16
Eddie Taytelbaum, Stephen Tucker Flash of Light collection of ideas
- for the rising card, two cards rise aligned (Taytelbaum)
- card changes while removing rubber band from wrist (Taytelbaum)
- Miracle Aces, to produce a Full House (Tucker)
- rope restoration with flash paper (Tucker)
- rope vanish idea (Tucker)
Inspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 24) 455
Stephen Tucker Beyond transfer of small piece Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 34) 659
Karrell Fox "Rope Trick No. 221" (Two to One) two ropes melt together For My Next Trick... 73
Karrell Fox Comedy "Ball N' Rope" ping pong ball balanced on short rope, then it is seen that it is stuck to it, gag For My Next Trick... 77
Karrell Fox "Rope Trick No. 421" four ropes change to one For My Next Trick... 78
Karl Fulves Rope Problem #2 - Chinese Ropes two ropes, on over each shoulder, when one is pulled, the other moves up à la Chinese Sticks, posed as a problem Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 12
Karl Fulves Merger two equal ropes, one shrinks, then back to original length and other one vanishesRelated to Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 23
Karl Fulves Rope Problem #4 - Scarecrow signed rope cut, both parts in both sleeves, it restores in jacked, one end them comes out of trousers, posed as a problem Contemporary Rope Magic - Part II 34
Dr. John H. Cunningham The Rabbit in the Hole loop challenge that spectator cannot dupliateAlso published here
  • The Ashley Book of Knots
Contemporary Rope Magic - Part II 36
Karl Fulves Cross Catch do-as-I-do with rope loop, tied around fingers Contemporary Rope Magic - Part II 52
Karl Fulves Here Spot lose knot tied, loop/circle comes off ropeRelated toAlso published here Contemporary Rope Magic - Part II 37
Steve Beam Coon 4 spring raccoon routine, intestine leads to a rope trick The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 16) 271
Karl Fulves Cloverleaf Bet "On the Barrelhead", three loops formed from rope The Chronicles (Issue 34) 1402
Unknown The Flying Bird Flourish (Wright Brother's Knot Lead-In) rope flourish The Knot Collector 30
Bruce Cervon Cut and Restored Rope Routine mutliple phases, including "spectator cannot cut ends evenly" gag Ultra Cervon 161
Karl Fulves Here, Spot! No. 25, lose knot tied, loop/circle comes off ropeAlso published here Self-Working Rope Magic 51
Karl Fulves Ropes That Think chapter intro, mental rope magic Self-Working Rope Magic 107
Karl Fulves, Sam Schwartz Thought Knots No. 53, spectators tie knots, they are counted and that many words counted down in this book, that word is forced and "of", force book Self-Working Rope Magic 110
Karrell Fox Great Shot toy gun, child shoots rope into two parts Goodies 55
Karrell Fox Knowing the Ropes trade show patter for Tom Osborne's "Three-to-One Rope" trick Goodies 140
Barry Wood The Wood Cutter ring of rope without ends is shown fairly and cut again with fingers The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 44) 789
John Swomley Cut Me Two Times bit of business for cutting a piece of rope with the fingers The Minotaur (Vol. 5 No. 3) 8
Alexander de Cova Endless Loop Gag rope in hat, ends cannot be found Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 9
Karl Fulves Loopy Loop two different colored string loops transpose instantly Easy-to-Do Magic Tricks for Children 26
Mitsunobu Matsuyama The Knot Scam puzzle Arcane (Issue 14) 194
Fantasio Ein grosszügiger Zauberer three ropes hold in hand, on one end is a bill attached, two spectators can select a rope and they will not win the money Fantasio 27
Pavel Das Wäscheklammer-Seil rope and different colored cloth pins are placed in a bag, chosen colored cloth pin is found on rope M wie Magie 10
Steve Bedwell At a Loose End - Effect 1 - Stretching the Rope
- Effect 2 - Cut and Restored Rope
- Effect 3 - Flying Ends (loop)
- Effect 4 - Replacing the Ends
Siamese Signatures and Other Oddities 1
Steve Bedwell Thumbs Up comedy routine, during a rope cutting routine, performer apparently cuts off his thumb and then puts it back on The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 62) 1216
Ronnie Lee X-Ray Mind different ropes on board with hooks, performer holds rope and duplicates magically the condition of the selected ropes via color change, appearing knots, and so on Latter Day Secrets (Issue 3) 52
Robert E. Neale The Little-Finger String Game Cat's cradle (string game) used to trap spectator's finger, but when magician's finger is trapped, can escape easily This Is Not a Book 29
George Sands The Sands End Switch with extra piece Vortex 135
Patrick Page Three to One Rope Trick magnetic Magic Page by Page 203
Peter Newcombe Sharp as a Knife trouser crease is sharp as a knife, cuts rope Magic Page by Page 285
Pete Biro Whipcrackaway rope cracks like a whip, joke Magic Page by Page 285
Milbourne Christopher No Smoking rope from cigarette packet Magic Page by Page 287
Patrick Page That Rope Trick rope gag Magic Page by Page 291
Patrick Page And Another rope gag Magic Page by Page 291
Patrick Page The Indian Rope Trick gag with a rope Magic Page by Page 292
Patrick Page A Dodgy Rope rope moves by itself, turns away from scissors, gag Magic Page by Page 294
Patrick Page Dodgy Rope 2 rope moves by itself, turns away from scissors, gag Magic Page by Page 294
Christoph Borer Ali, der unglückliche Fakir three phases, rope routine 21 185
Joaquín Matas La Cuerda Ta-Variada Tabary inspired rope routine, rope is stretched, multiple ends, ends travel and are removed, rope is handed out in the end, with ideas by Jean Merlin and Gabi ParerasInspired by
  • Francis Tabary's "The Award Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary"
A Fuego Lento — Volumen II 25