67 entries in Thimble / Routines
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown Der bezauberte Fingerhut 1. thimble travels from hand to hand, false transfer with finger switch
2. false transfer
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 36
Unknown Der bezauberte Fingerhut small cone made from paper and put on table, thimble vanishes and reappears underneath, nesting thimbles
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 77
David Devant The Flying Thimble with one-handed palm and retrieval onto first finger
Later Magic 502
August Roterberg, Maurice Garland The Multiplying Thimble with holder, eight thimbles
Later Magic 508
Laurie Ireland Four Thimble Vanish and Reproduction
Ireland Writes a Book 4
Jean Hugard 12 - Four Thimbles From Hand to Hand Thimble-fly: four thimbles fly from hand to hand
Thimble Magic 26
James Shannon Various Routines 1 Eleven identical thimbles
Thimble Magic 32
Ivor Smith Various Routines 2 Uses a black art table and a tri-color thimble and has a lemon production
Thimble Magic 33
Jean Hugard Various Routines 3 - Routine With Nested Thimbles
Thimble Magic 34
Jean Hugard Catching Thimbles a la Miser's Dream: Special Thimbles Miser's Dream with thimbles, with ideas on how to end the routine and what gimmicked/special thimbles to be used
Related to Thimble Magic 37
L.E. Duncanson Thimbles no End! production routine
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 39) 261
John Goodrum The Passing Thimbles Again five thimbles from hand to hand
You'd be Surprised 52
John Goodrum A Routine
You'd be Surprised 56
John Goodrum A Coin, A Match, And A Thimble head of match broken off, placed on coin and covered with thimble, restores back on match
Related toVariations You'd be Surprised 58
Edward Victor The Hopping Thimble from finger to finger of one hand
Magic of the Hands 64
Edward Victor A Sleight with Four Thimbles four thimbles travel from hand to hand
Magic of the Hands 70
Laurie Ireland Thimble Surprise four thimble ending, thimble through pocket
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 12
James G. Thompson Jr. T.T.T.
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 29) 120
Paul Morris Three in One
Inspired byAlso published here Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 3) 61
Paul Morris Three In One
Inspired byAlso published here My Best 181
Warren Wiersbe Tantalizing Thimbles longer impromptu thimble routine, with three different colored thimbles, nested
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 26
Martin Gardner The Flying Cigar Band "An Intriguing Table Interlude", from one finger to another finger of the same hand
Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 131
Unknown A 16-Thimble Routine long routine with all kinds of effects and body loading
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 73
Unknown The Miser's Dream with Thimbles
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 97
R. M. Jamison Thumble! short routine with jumbo thimbles
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 101) 407
Milbourne Christopher My Thimble Routine "Milbourne Christopher's Column", thimbles and spool of thread appear, thimbles travel and vanish
Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 9) 197
John Howie Ghost Thimble four phase thimble routine, with pencil and tin foil shell
Also published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 281) 1122
John Howie Ghost Thimble four phase thimble routine, with pencil and tin foil shell
1. Pantomime
2. Taps
3. Pop
4. Proof
Also published here The Best in Magic 20
Frederica Close-Up Thimble Routine Part 1 - The Production
Part 2 - The Vanish (with silk)
Unconventional Magic 36
Paul Rosini Impromptu Thimble Routine thimbles jump from hand to hand
Variations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 217
Nate Leipzig Thimble Routine a thimble vanishes and appears, travels, eight thimble production as a climax
Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 32
Bob Ostin Thimble Box thimble vanishes and appears in a box
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 179
David Lederman Thimbles & Pea cups and balls routine with thimbles and pea, sponge ball final loads
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 187
Patrick Page A Thimble Routine ending with eight thimbles
The Big Book of Magic 155
David Carré Rosini Thimbles
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 7&8) 391
Punx Käptn Squinty story trick with multiple effects, thimble and cigarette vanish, production of whiskey glass, brainwave deck
Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 53
Lewis Ganson A Simple Routine production and vanish of several thimbles
A Fantasy in Thimbles — Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 7
Werner "Werry" Geissler Technicolour Thimbles production of thimbles, all different colors
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 17
Ken De Courcy Uncle Henry's Thimble Trick traveling and color changing thimbles
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 20
Dean Metcalfe Dean Metcalfe's Fantastic Thimble Routine
  • First Production
  • Thimble Penetrates Silk
  • Production of Second Thimble
  • Vanishing One Thimble
  • Production of Third Thimble
  • Production of Fourth Thimble
  • Stealing Two Extra Sets
  • The Stack of Four
  • Production of Eight Thimbles
  • Additional Climax
A Fantasy in Thimbles - Werry's Fantastic Thimbles 25
Karrell Fox, Russel Walsh Walsh's Multiplying Golf Tees, Revisited instead of thimbles
Another Book 265
Al Leech Thimble Theme thimbles vanish and appear
Al Leech's Legacy 90
Al Leech A Surprise
Related to Al Leech's Legacy 103
Al Leech Thimble And Thread based on "Topsy Turvey", with a thread spool
Al Leech's Legacy 105
Al Leech Complete Confusion
Al Leech's Legacy 107
Al Leech Rainbow Thimbles
Al Leech's Legacy 109
Al Leech Four Thimble Vanish And Recovery four stacked thimbles disappear and appear
Al Leech's Legacy 116
Al Leech Come And Go
Al Leech's Legacy 120
Al Leech The Multiplying Thimbles
Al Leech's Legacy 121
Billy McComb, Hubert Lambert A Deception From Dublin
Al Leech's Legacy 124
Daryl Martinez Ten Seconds with Three Thimbles color change of thimble twice
Inspired by
  • John Lewis's "Color Thimbles" in Lewis Ganson's "Routined Manipulation Finale"
Lecture Notes to Convention Session #1 12
Mike Caveney The Appearing Jumping Rising Vanishing and Reappearing Thimble
Magicomedy 121
Mike Caveney The Thimble Bag multiple production of thimbles from a empty bottomless bag
Magicomedy 130
Joe Safuto Thimble-E-Na routine with a thimble and a rubber fingertip
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 661
John Ramsay Original Five Thimble Production
The Ramsay Finale 45
Peter Samelson Thimble Opening using a small close-up pad
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 12) 853
Peter Samelson Cigarette From Thimble production from thimble
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 951
Hippie Torrales Thimblast
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 10) 1842
Al Koran, Patrick Page Die Al Koran - Fingerhut-Routine finally having eight thimbles
Also published here Lecture Patrick Page 6
Robert L. Brooks "Four-Gone" & Back Thimbles
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 10) 2416
Joe Mogar Power Thimbles four thimbles are produced
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 58) 1104
Joe Mogar The Belcher four thimbles put in hand vanish at once
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 58) 1107
Joe Mogar Presidential Opener thimble produced from bill, then three more as a climax
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 65) 1286
Joe Mogar Sew Sew Thimble Vanish one by one, four thimbles vanish from fingertips of the right hand
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 70) 1461
John Carney Thimble Collection five thimbles produced, then travel to other hand
Inspired by The Book of Secrets 350
Tom Stone Oh No! Thimbles routine
Maelstrom 77
Al Koran, Patrick Page The Al Koran Thimble Routine finally having eight thimbles
Also published here Magic Page by Page 187