41 entries in Cigarette/Cigar / Penetration
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown A Hat with a Hole in it
  • The Finger through the Hat
  • The Cork through the Hat
  • The Coin through the Hat
  • The Cigar through the Hat
1890 More Magic 306
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Gil d'or magique cigarette penetrates hand and then it moves inside a covered glass
1927 Leichte Zauberei 27
Theodore Annemann Cigarette through Glass bit for penetration frame
1935 The Jinx (Issue 14) 65
Unknown Impromptu Linking Ring two cigarettes between thumb and first finger of both hands, link and unlink penetration, clipped
1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 85
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Lighted Cigarette through Handkerchief
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 12
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Borrowed Cigarette through a Dinner Plate using two forks and glass tumblers in the construction
1937 The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 13
Unknown The Passage of a Cigarette from One Hand to the Other Through the Knees
1938 Greater Magic 724
Unknown Lighted Cigarette Passed Through Handkerchief
1938 Greater Magic 750
Unknown The Phantom Cigarette lighted cigarette through handkerchief
1938 Greater Magic 751
Samuel Berland Cigarettes Through a Handkerchief full contents of package
1938 Greater Magic 759
Martin Gardner A Smart Cigarette lit cigarette through handkerchief
Variations 1938 The Jinx (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 276
Clayton Rawson The Camel and the Needle's Eye apparently cigarette is pushed through eye of needle
1938 The Jinx (Issue 46) 311
Tom Sellers Cigarette Through Handkerchief
1943 Magical Mixture 23
Keith Clark Celebrated Cigarettes routine in which lit cigarettes continue to appear, with cigarette to silk, cigarette through silk, lit cigarette appears in mouth after drinking a glass of water
  • As the Spectator Sees It
  • Properties and Preparation
    • For the Cigarette to Silk
    • For the Water Drinking Routine
    • Sleights
    • For the Cigar and Pipe Finish
  • The Public Performance of Celebrated Cigarettes
    • Preparation
    • Presentation
    • Extra Deluxe Routine
    • Water Drinking Finish
    • Cigar and Pipe Finish
  • Special Note
1943 Celebrated Cigarettes 7
Martin Gardner Pop Through Cigarette cigarette through handkerchief
1945 My Best 166
Arnold Belais Harlequinade cigarette tossed in vest pocket (juggling), pushed through head and grows
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 153
Emil Jarrow Hanky-Panky cigarette through handkerchief
Variations 1947 Stars of Magic (Vol. 3 No. 5) 54
Martin Gardner "Pop Up" Cigarette cigarette through handkerchief
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 52
Martin Gardner Immovable Cigarette cigarette is gripped through handkerchief which can be moved with motionless cigarette, topological
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 53
Bill Simon Smoke Screen cigarette rolls on table by itself, torn into thirds, travel through table, restored
1949 Controlled Miracles 23
Art Lyle Cigarette Through Pocket
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 171) 685
Unknown Through the knees
1950 Routined Manipulation — Part One 24
Eddie Joseph Penetrating and Rising Lit Cigarette cigarette penetrates handkerchief and then rises up
1959 Cigarette Tricks and Gags at the Bar 12
Val Andrews New Penetration of Handkerchief by Cigarette
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 14
Lewis Ganson Cigarette Penetration cigarette in tube is penetrated with pins and is finally unharmed
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 262
Ernesto "Ernest" Pracchia Fantasias con Cigarrillos production of cigarettes using a matchbox, cigarette through handkerchief
1967 Toda la Magia Moderna en un Pañuelo 23
Lubor Fiedler Fiedler's Cigarette Through Card
1975 Another Close-up Cavalcade 70
Karl Fulves Chop Chop "Two Minute Mysteries"
finger chopper, two-phase routine
Inspired by
  • "Banamputation" (John Sayer, Genii, Feb. 1946)
  • "Dull Chopper" (Frank V. Taylor, Sphinx, Dec. 1952)
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #6) 939
Harry Lorayne The Asbestos-Handkerchief Routine cigarette does not burn handkerchief with coin in it, then cigarette through handkerchief with paper cover
1977 The Magic Book 252
Don England Cigarette Through Card
1981 Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 37
Roy Baker Cigarette Through Handkerchief Baker Style Uses feke made from plastic tube
1983 Baker's Capers 11
Tom Mullica Hank-Foolery cigarette through handkerchief, handkerchief set-up with eight glasses that hold it flat
Inspired by 1984 At The Table 180
Fred Kaps Encore lit cigarette through silk, hole in silk
1986 It's So Simple 24
T. Page Wright Move Number Two lit cigarette penetrates knee via false transfer
1991 Page Wright's Manuscript 30
Victor J. Peacock Move Number Eleven lit cigarette through silk
Also published here
  • Magic Wand Quarterly, Mar/May 1925
1991 Page Wright's Manuscript 43
Unknown Durch die Knie
Nov. 1993 Intermagic (Vol. 18 No. 2) 51
Vanni Bossi Cig Assembly torn signed cigarette pieces penetrate table, restoration
1995 Vanni Bossi Lecture Notes 13
Karl Fulves Smoke/Silver "A routine for the cigarette thru quarter"
cigarette and quarter held between first finger and thumb of both hands, the hands link and unlink
Related to 1996 Underworld (Issue 4) 52
Nelson Hahne Cigarette Through Handkerchief
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, Vol. 26 No. 7, Sep. 1927
Oct. 2002 Genii (Vol. 65 No. 10) 13
David Ben Bad Habits cigarette through bottle cap
2003 Tricks 19
Joaquín Navajas Cigarrillos ideas with cigarettes, cigarette through hand
2019 Monedas Personales Y Más 171