34 entries in Ball / Billiard Ball / Sleights / Holder & Loading
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Carl Willmann Willmann's Servanten für Billardbälle holder, table edge servante, production stand, see page 95 for correction
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 73
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Der Zauberstab als Billardkugelmagazin billiard ball produced from wand, ball starts in fold of sleeve
Nov. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 11) 172
Ring Servante for balls
1903 Later Magic 22
Maurice Garland The Pneumatic Sucker suction cup as holder, with loop over finger or pull attachment
1903 Later Magic 78
Hamley Brothers The Ball Clip
1903 Later Magic 81
Tom Sellers A Ball Dropper Idea
1931 Magical Pleasantries 24
Ottokar Fischer An Original Ball-Dropper
1935 The Jinx (Issue 15) 75
Ball Holders: 1. Individual Holders
2. Holders for Several Balls
two individual and four multiple ball holders
1938 Greater Magic 627
The Cuff Servante sleeve cuff servante for billiard ball
1938 Greater Magic 629
Billiard Ball Holders
1939 The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 88
Special Adjuncts for Ball Manipulators body load holder for balls
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 307
Arthur H. Buckley My Original Billiard Ball and Card Harness
1948 Principles and Deceptions 174
Frank Csuri Frank Csuri Tips thimble or ball holder
Sep. 1949 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 11 & 12) 10
Oke Strom A Worthwhile Tip tip for rubber billard ball holders
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 207) 827
Apparatus Used for Obtaining a Ball Secretly
1952 Routined Manipulation — Part Two 115
Frank Garcia Breast Pocket Steal
1960 Billiard Balls 5
F. A. "Steady" Cash The Cash Ball Dropper
1969 Wonderful Routines of Magic 221
Patrick Page One to Four Manipulation
1976 The Big Book of Magic 108
Patrick Page One to Eight Manipulation two shells
1976 The Big Book of Magic 113
Bill Tarr Balls and Ball Gimmicks
  • wooden balls
  • foil balls
  • sponge balls
  • cork balls
  • droppers
  • shell
1976 Now you see it, now you don't! 120
Richard Kaufman Basics size, color, holders, steal
1977 Balls! 3
Danny Korem How to Use the UDT - Vanishing a Rubber Ball pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 3
Danny Korem Another Vanish Sequence for ball, pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 7
Danny Korem Retrieval from the UDT pendulum holdout
1978 The Upside Down Toppit 8
Danny Korem, Slydini Slydini's Ball Vanish Meets the UDT pendulum holdout, see "Ball Vanish in the Hands" (Encores)
1980 The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II 26
Jan Torell Billard-Ball-Klammer
1984 Rund um den Zaubertisch 27
Gary Kurtz A billiard ball steal
1989 Misdirection and Direction 7
Alexander de Cova Der Billiardball-Halter
Also published here Mar. 1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 2) 49
Ed Dunhill Ein Tip für Manipulatoren ball holder
1997 Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 4&5) 171
Alexander de Cova Mechanische Halter holders for body loading
  • Das Prinzip
  • Der "Profi-Halter"
  • Etwas über Halterbefestigungen
  • Der Billiardball-Halter
1998 Secrets No. 2 61
Alexander de Cova Der Billiardball-Halter
Also published here 2002 Power Workshop 11
Tom Stone Back to de Kolta holdout principle for balls
2011 Maelstrom 112
John Gaughan Billiard Ball Dropper
  • Chamber of Secrets
crazy mechanical ball dropper
Dec. 2019 Genii (Vol. 82 No. 12) 56
Max Malini Vesting general advice, egg production & body loading, vesting a card
Related to 2022 Max Malini 106