69 entries in Wand & Stick / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
To make a Person tired, or sweat, at carrying a small Stick of a Room bet / wager
1784 52
Professor Hoffmann The Magic Wand
1876 4
Professor Hoffmann The use of the Magic Wand
1889 36
Carl Willmann Der Zauberstab und seine verschiedenen Präparationen about the magic wand and some gaffed versions
  • hollow wand to produce silk
  • hollow wand with section of handkerchief for destroyed & restored routines
Jan. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Das Niederdrücken eines Billard-Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
"Erste Ausführung", strong man stunt with billiard queue
Related to June 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6)
Das Niederdrücken eines Billard-Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
"Zweite Ausführung"
Related to July 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 7)
Das Umdrehen eines Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
strong man stunt with billiard queue
Aug. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8)
Das Zurückdrängen eines Billard-Queues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
strong man stunt with billiard queue
Aug. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8)
Das Aufheben eines von 5 Personen belasteten Billardqueues Die Experimente der Mrs. Abbott, "Der kleine Magnet"
strong man stunt with billiard queue
Sep. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 9)
Die auf jedem Stab laufende Billardkugel billiard ball rolls and balances on stick, thread
Apr. 1896
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8)
Der zerschlagene Stock wooden stick held by two paper rings, stick broken with a hit but paper remains intact
Apr. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4)
Charles Lang Neil The Wand general comments
1902 29
Professor Hoffmann Chapter IV - The Magic Wand and Tricks Therewith chapter intro
1903 102
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli III. Der Zauberstab on the magic wand, construction
1903 48
Charles Lang Neil The Wand
1904 15
Stanley Collins A Stock of Sticky Sticks three different colored sticks / wands are wrapped in a corresponding colored paper, then the sticks change places, then all sticks are wrapped together and change into one tricolor stick
1920 70
Somersaulting a Pack of Cards stunt of flipping deck over on table edge and catching it, also with wand
1937 92
d. The Cleft Stick folded bill inserted into clip at end of stick, on way back to stack it is rotated for switch
1937 14
John Northern Hilliard The Cups and Balls The Wand
The Balls
The Cups
1938 658
Franklin M. Chapman Rollable Wand banner with message can be rolled up to look like a wand
July 1939
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 1)
Franklin M. Chapman Vanishing Glass on Wand under handkerchief
Oct. 1939
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 4)
Theodore Annemann Wand information
The Jinx (Issue 123)
Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand
July 1945 137
Charles Bertram About... Wands verbal gag with wand
May 1946
Hugard's Magic Monthly (Vol. 3 No. 12)
Milbourne Christopher Milbourne Christopher's Column ideas for various tricks
  • Lit cigarette hold on thumb covered with handkerchief
  • idea for Al Baker's addition slate
  • on Lou Tannens shooting wand
  • Milk Pitcher
  • Brainwave Deck
  • gag with flash bill
  • Floating Ball
  • card location
Aug. 1947 341
Fragen und Antworten
  • trick with coaster, handkerchief appears from center, pierced with pencil
  • transposition of two marked matchboxes
  • on a trick called "Sympathetische Steine"
  • how to make a varnish for paper wands
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 8 No. 3&4)
Richard Vorndran A Sticky Idea wand clings to hand, latex glue
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951)
Yellowstone Tricky Tidbits ideas, gags and puns
  • Joy Buzzer
  • Flexible Glass
  • Bill in Cigarette
  • Sucker Silk Vanish
  • Coin in Egg
  • Dancing Hanky
  • Egg Bag Finish
  • Swallowing Wand Gag
  • Stamp Album
  • Diminishing Bills Finale
  • Torn and Restored Paper
  • Floating Bulb
  • Milk in Light Bulb
  • Handkerchief Frame
  • Hat Production
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954)
Henry O. Silsbee III Ideas on magnets, wands and Halloween
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960)
Conrad Schmoranzer Der steigende Würfel rising cube on wand
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 21 No. 4&5)
Ali Bongo The Baffling Bangle bracelet appears knotted to a rod, under handkerchief
1966 40
Eddie Joseph Eddie Joseph's Remarkable Release rings, handkerchief, ropes and Wand penetration, ring from handkerchief to wand
Also published here 1968 149
David Berglas Switching A Long Object
1969 207
William Humphries Off Beat Ideas various ideas
  • flag appears on wand
  • Gravity Glass
  • Anti Gravico
  • vase and cord
  • Milk Pitcher
  • orange silk changes into lemon
  • Bang Gun
  • Magic Con Block & Coin Slide
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
Eddie Joseph Deux Tours de Corde Two rope routines, cut and restored and silk penetration from rope
  • La "Chaine de pénitence"
  • Une libération extraordinaire
Also published here 1972
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 33 No. 4)
Joe Berg, Theo "Okito" Bamberg Ring on Wand rings with different colors, one is selected threaded on a ribbon and placed in a box, Wand is then pushed through the box and ring travels from ribbon on the wand, locking jap-box
1973 100
Bob Read The Penultimate Cups and Balls humorous routine, three different cups, with smashed watch and wandering tip wand
1974 2
Richard Merry, George Mackenzie Humoristische Vortragssplitter und Magische Gags various gags
  • Begrüßung
  • Freiwillige Helfer
  • Geld (Münzfang)
  • Handguillotine
  • Kopfguillotine
  • Karten
  • Mentalmagie
  • Schwebeeffekte (Sambakugel)
  • Seile
  • Verschiedenes
  • Wenn das Weihnachtsfest vorbei ist
  • Zauberstab
  • Zigaretten
Also published here
  • The Gen & Genii
Nov. 1975
Intermagic (Vol. 3 No. 1 & 2)
Patrick Page The Wand general comments
1976 15
The Rings on Rod Illusion box with magic wand, rings penetrate
1976 211
Stephen Minch Milo the Magnificent comedy routine with puppet, comedy wands
  • ball & cone phase
  • milk pitcher
  • finds card after many failed tries, puppet assistant brings jumbo card
1977 87
Father Bandy Wanderful, Wanderful on using the wand for steals, transfers and so on, actually page "Bonus Page 1"
1977 11
Jochen Zmeck Der verrückte Zauberstab white tips of wand fall off in routined sequence
1977 18
Karrell Fox Wand-Two-Three gag wand routine
1979 186
Steve Beam Fairy Story gag when using a wand
1980 15
Ken De Courcy The Wander-Combo card chosen and put in envelope, borrowed bill also put in envelope, borrowed finger ring in handkerchief, ring penetrates onto wand, wand broken and bill and card are rolled-up inside
1980 48
Hen Fetsch Der Uri Geller Bleistift bending illusion with pencil, apparently soft
Oct. 1982
Intermagic (Vol. 9 No. 3)
The Ball on the Wand ball balances on wand and rolls from left to right
1982 114
Piet Forton Dein Zauberstab kann sich biegen und kann schweben... magic wand bends and sticks on hand, various methods, production of a handkerchief
1983 23
Flip Hallema Body Holdout holding pen against body
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 7 & 8 Arcane)
Rhett Bryson The Magician's Helper wand / plunger gag
1990 592
Alex Elmsley Magnetic Monte three miniature wands, one is shown magnetic
1991 192
Yank Hoe Razors and Paper Loops stick is broken on paper without harming paper
1994 1225
Joe Rindfleisch Slim to None building an eatable wand
June 1994
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 2)
Pavel Der Magnetische Zauberstab handkerchief appears knotted on wand
1995 26
Martin Gardner Curious Feedbacks
  • Martin Gardner's Corner
moving fingers together under a stick, pulling on a rope with two different-sized knots
Feb. 1995
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 6)
Eric T. Dockery The Genie Bottle “Genie Vase”, wand hangs from bottle and bottle hangs from wand, spectator is allowed to pull hard on the wand, flash of fire from bottle for finale
Labyrinth (Issue 10)
Jay Sankey Broken English "Chinese characters" written on a wooden chopstick change into TWO OF HEARTS, divining the selection
Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Amazing Tricks)
Danny Orleans The Magic Pro Magic Wand uses for the small toy wands that spring open
May 2005
Genii (Vol. 68 No. 5)
The Wand Spin brief
2010 207
Román García La Varita de los Cigarrillos two cigarettes morph together so they look like a magic wand
2010 217
Wand Spin brief
2010 22
Patrick Page From Down Under boomerang wand, gag
2011 286
Patrick Page Up Up Up Up Up knob of stick travels to other side of stick, gag
2011 291
Patrick Page Cue for Magic gag with wand, chalking end
2011 291
Patrick Page Breakaway Wand
2011 295
Roy Baker Breakaway Breakaway breakaway wand sequence
2011 296
Alberto de Figueiredo Los pañuelos y la caja routine with two children where handkerchiefs should travel to box, several handkerchiefs turn into a big one, using break-away fan and comedy wand, Clatter Box
2019 109
Eric Buss Prediction Wand card chosen, wand used to find it which doesn't work, wand unrolled into prediction of card
Also published here
  • MAGIC, July 2004
2022 314