111 entries in Cards / Sleights / Vanish / Rub-a-Dub-Dub
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Rub a Dub Vanish
1938 256
Rub-A-Dub-Dub transformation and vanish
Related toVariations 1940 301
Edward Marlo Rub Away with rub vanish
1945 14
Arthur H. Buckley A Vanish of a Card from the Top of the Pack face-up with wrist turn
1946 127
Frank Shields Rub-A-Dub-Dub sequence using the move, card to pocket
Feb. 1948 393
Sucker Vanish card pulled under deck, but it is seen and indifferent card is found there
1957 22
Larry Jennings Rub-a-dub Vanish without Wrist Turn
1969 44
Rub'er card transforms into selection and then vanishes, Rub-A-Dub-Dub vanish
1972 19
Frank Shields Rub-a-Dub-Dub using his leg instead of a table
Inspired by 1975 4
Charles T. Jordan Card Apparently Placed in Pocket
1975 33
Paul Harris Special Handling #4 - Rub Away Vanish
1978 33
Single Card Vanish face-up rub-a-dub style vanish
1978 98
Edward Marlo Rub-a-Dub Gone card actually on table
1980
Hierophant (Issue The Last Hierophant)
41
Rubaway Vanish
1980 54
Rub-Away Vanish
May 1981
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 1)
3
Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
1982 46
Rub A Dub Dub
Sep. 1983
Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 9)
825
Larry Jennings Rub a Dub Handling
Jan./Feb. 1984
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 17 & 18)
164
Paul Harris Tent Vanish Variation
1985 36
Dan Garrett Force-Ooth rub a dub-dub vanish as switch or force
1985 268
Card Vanish rub a dub vanish, "effective when shown by Charlie Miller" (1939)
1985 27
Larry Jennings Rub A Dub Dub
1986 148
Larry Jennings Rub a Dub Dub Vanish tip
1987 56
Rubaway Vanish
1987 1
Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
1987 276
Rub Away Vanish
1988 165
Rub A Dub Vanish
1988
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act)
26
Rub a Dub Dub Vanish brief
1989 248
Gary Kurtz Rub-A-Dub-Dub
Also published here 1990 14
Jay Sankey The Face-Up Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
1990 31
Rub Away Vanish
1990 7
Edward Marlo Olram Ace Vanishes Rub-a-dub style and Tent style
Inspired by 1990 155
Dan Fleshman Rub-Away Vanish on a spectator's palm
1990 70
Edward Marlo Wrist Turn Rub-a-Dub-Dub
1991 15
, Sveroni Rub-A-Dub-Dub with variations, as a transformation and transformation of a coin under a card
1991 38
Gary Kurtz The Rub-a-Dub Dub Vanish
Also published here 1992 17
Allan Ackerman The Ultra Rub-a-Dub-Dub face-up
VariationsAlso published here 1994 5
Rub a Dub Vanish
1994 49
Rub-a-Dub Vanish brief
1994 150
Steve Beam Limb Lead-In card vanishes on knee and appears back on deck
Also published here 1994 965
Steven Hamilton Lightning Aces
Also published here July 1995
Apocalypse (Vol. 18 No. 7)
2525
Steve Beam Limb Lead-in card vanishes on knee and appears back on deck
Also published here 1995 7
Gary Kurtz The Rub-a-Dub Dub Vanish
Also published here 1995 19
Rub-a-Dub-Vanish
1996 336
Rub-a-Dub Vanish
1996
The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Magical Arts Journal)
230
Joel Givens Rubbed Out rub-a-dub variation
Variations 1996 1157
Steve Beam The Rubaway Card Vanish - Tips & Tweaks on the Rub-A-Dub-Dub
  • The Original
  • Tip #1: The Far Side
  • Tip #2: The Flash
  • Tip #3: Turning Point
  • Tip #4: On the Diagonal
  • Tip #5: Dropping the Deck
  • Tip #6: The Lean
  • Tip #7: The Message
  • Tip #7: Time Misdirection
  • Tip #8: Facing Skyward
  • Variation #1: Face-Up
  • Variation #2: The Two-legged Table
  • Variation #3: Leg Man
Also published here 1996 1209
Steve Beam Rub Away Vanish - Tips & Tweaks on the Rub-A-Dub-Dub
  • The Original
  • Tip #1: The Far Side
  • Tip #2: The Flash
  • Tip #3: Turning Point
  • Tip #4: On the Diagonal
  • Tip #5: Dropping the Deck
  • Tip #6: The Lean
  • Tip #7: The Massage
  • Tip #7: Time Misdirection
  • Tip #8: Facing Skyward
  • Variation #1: Face-Up
  • Variation #2: The Two-legged Table
  • Variation #3: Leg Man
Also published here 1996 4
Rub-Away Vanish
1996
Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 4 & 5)
169
Larry Jennings Rub A Dub Dub Handling
Variations 1997 193
Wesley James The WJ Fake Addition rub a dub-dub vanish as fake addition
1997 94
Rub a Dub Vanish
1997 71
Shiv Duggal Rub-a-Dub Vanish as Switch under Case card apparently placed under case
Also published here Mar. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 3)
21
Chuck Smith Stand-Up Rub-a-Dub Vanish
2000 19
Roberto Giobbi Rub-A-Dub-Dub commentary
Related to May 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 5)
17
David Acer, Richard Sanders Expertalk: David Acer & Richard Sanders on the Rub-Away Vanish
Also published here Apr. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 8)
85
Dan Garrett Hand Sandwich card vanishes from back of spectator's hand via rub-a-dub on the spectator's hand and appears between sandwich cards in his hand
Apr. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 8)
89
Rub-a-Dub Vanish
2003 147
Rub-A-Dub Vanish
2004 77
Glenn Morphew Rub-A-Dub-Deluxe angled
Jan. 2004
Genii (Vol. 67 No. 1)
27
William Eston Rub-a-Dub Switch top card of deck placed under tabled card (double) with Rub-a-Dub type action
Also published here Mar. 2004
Magic (Vol. 13 No. 7)
95
Allan Ackerman The Ultra Rub-a-Dub-Dub face-up
2005 16
Tyler Wilson Rub 'N Tug face up
Also published here 2005 5
Tyler Wilson Rub 'N Tug face up
Also published here 2005 13
Rub a Dub Vanish
2005 10
Tyler Wilson Rub N Tug face up
Also published here 2006 15
Rub-a-Dub Vanish
2006 91
Allan Ackerman Ultra Rub-a-dub-dub face up, two handlings
2007 159
Harry Lorayne U-r-a-d-d Made Easy
Inspired by 2007 163
Rub-a-Dub Vanish
June 2007
Genii (Vol. 70 No. 6)
32
Rub-a-Dub-Dub Vanish
2007 16
Joel Givens Rubbed Away rub-a-dub variation
Inspired by 2007 212
Shiv Duggal Rub-a-Dub Vanish as Switch under Case card apparently placed under case
Also published here May 2008
Genii (Vol. 71 No. 5)
18
Rub a Dub Vanish
2009 47
Glenn Morphew, Jason England Rub-a-Dub Vanish Variation
2010 18
Tyler Wilson Rub-a-Dub Vanish credit information on this and the Rub 'N Tug Vanish
2010 111
Rub a Dub Dub Vanish brief
2010 41
Rub a Dub Vanish
2010 36
Jason England Angled Rub-a-Dub-Dub Vanish
2011 72
Rub-A-Dub Vanish
2013 3
Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish
2013 6
Tom Stone Packet Rub-a-Dub Vanish with step gaff
Also published here July 2013
Genii (Vol. 76 No. 7)
47
Rub Away Vanish Rub a dub vanish
2014 52
Rub-a-dub-dub
2014 47
Bébel Rub-A-Dub Aérien rub-a-dub in mid air, without table
2014 19
Kiko Pastur Card Vanish a la Rub-a-Dub, with reversed card outjogged on face up card
2014 39
Tom Stone Packet Rub-a-Dub Vanish with step gaff
Also published here 2014 24
Rub a Dub Vanish
2015 127
Rub a Dub Dub Vanish see also thoughts on page 91
2016 90
Pablo Amira Box Ping Chien rub-a-dub-placement of a card under a case, see Magicana reference for credit information
Related to July 2016
Genii (Vol. 79 No. 7)
54
Frank Shields Another Rub-Note putting card apparently underneath case instead of hand
2017
Facsimile (Issue 6)
6
Bob Farmer Double-Back Vanish with odd-backed card, red/blue double backer, see page 31 for credit information by Max Maven
2017 28
Rub a Dub Vanish
Oct. 2018
Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2))
57
Rub-a-Dub Vanish
Sep. 2018
Genii (Vol. 81 No. 9)
76
Rub Away Vanish Rub a Dub Vanish
2019 24
Rub-A-Dub-Dub Vanish brief
2019 42
Jeremiah Zuo Rub-A-Dub Comments
2019 33
Rub-a-Dub Vanish
2019 90
Rub-a-Dub-Dub Vanish
2019 275
Glenn Morphew Rub-A-Dub Vanish Handling card angle-jogged
2020 175
Christian Scherer Rub-A-Dub-Dub Variation apparently placing the card under the card case
2020 9
John Carney Rub-a-Dub Vanish Handling one of two cards
2020 166
Larry Jennings Elevated Rub A Dub false transfer without table
2020 385
David Acer, Richard Sanders Expertalk: David Acer & Richard Sanders on the Rub-Away Vanish
Also published here 2022 76
William Eston Rub-a-Dub Switch top card of deck placed under tabled card (double) with Rub-a-Dub type action
Also published here 2022 283
Tyler Wilson Expertalk: Tyler Wilson on the Rub-a-Dub Vanish face up
Also published here 2022 343
Matthew Dowden Mini Me rub-a-dub vanish to shrink card
VariationsAlso published here
  • MAGIC, Jan. 2005
2022 368
Jack Parker Expertalk: Jack Parker on the Hands Up Vanish showing the palm before the vanish, for correction see "Change Bags & Graduation" column
Related toAlso published here
  • MAGIC, Apr. 2005
2022 399
Bruce Kinsey Expertalk: Bruce Kinsey on the Rub-a-Dub Vanish with small strip of card to simulate card
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Nov. 2005
2022 448
Allan Ackerman The Ultra Rub-a-Dub Vanish face-up
Also published here 2024 5
Allan Ackerman Double Ultra Rub-a-Dub two cards vanish, face-up
Inspired by 2024 148