68 entries in Cards / Principles / Shiner
  
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Unknown To Name Cards without Seeing them More Magic 30
Unknown Die magische Sehkraft cards given to blindfolded performer are named by him Der moderne Kartenkünstler 36
Unknown Second Method cards named without seeing them The Art of Magic 165
L.E. Duncanson With Sight Unseen divining cards behind back, small mirror between legs The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 18
Unknown The Mirror Principle Mental Magic with Cards 28
Theodore Annemann The Mirror Reflector peeking a drawing on a slate while covering it with a handkerchief Complete One Man Mental and Psychic Routine 20
Wm. Hewitt Coincidence spectator shuffles deck and cuts to a card, same card is removed by performer from another deck, card shiner Mental Bargain Effects 11
Unknown Coincidence Again card with mirror foil on the corner to glimpse spectator's selection Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 74
Unknown Reading Cards, Mirror Methods Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 364
Unknown Another Method Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 364
Jardine Ellis Reducing Mirror Greater Magic 93
John Northern Hilliard Experiment in Mind Reading key and shiner Greater Magic 92
Dr. E. G. Ervin An Invisible Card Shiner painting lacquer nail polish on handRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 45) 309
Unknown Shiners tip Expert Card Technique 411
Charles Hopkins 48 - Secret reflectors. "Outs" Precautions and Challenges 66
Theodore Annemann Time to Shine new deck opened, shuffled, put back, performer knows cards in order, whole in case and shiner The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 123) 716
Dr. E. G. Ervin Worth Knowing An Invisible Card Shiner, painting lacquer nail polish on hand Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 16
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on Tommy Dowd, Audley Wals, rings as shiner, ethics, Paul Rosini, Max Holden, Stuart Robson The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 61) 251
Milbourne Christopher, Bob Hummer Under Cover ideas with a matchbook, as an ambush for a list, for a shiner, to pick up daub, picking up a coinAlso published here The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 53) 218
King Stevenson Clipped x-ray eyes, seeing through cards and card on the face is divined The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 101) 405
King Stevenson Cigarette Shiner paper clip in cigarette The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 101) 405
Herb Runge C'Mon and Shine! idea and tips on the shiner The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 238) 950
Herb Runge Effect #1 peeking a card The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 238) 950
Herb Runge Effect #2 seeing with fingertips, name of cards The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 238) 951
Herb Runge Effect #3 The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 238) 952
Herb Runge Effect #4 peeking a card The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 238) 952
Tony Corinda (8) Reflectors and Shiners short routine, feeling cards with fingertips Blindfolds & X-Ray Eyes 138
Edward Marlo Color Eliminator color reflects on back of other card or nail polish on fingertipRelated to Estimation 35
Nate Leipzig Knife Glimpse Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 173
L. Vosburgh Lyons Triphecy II see also Phoenix p. 607 for Lyons' other methodRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3, No. 5) 163
Eddie Fay Fay's Gambling Methods - Peek and Deal shiner/glimmer handling Expert Card Mysteries 19
Eddie Fay Making of a Shiner from mirror Expert Card Mysteries 21
Pavano Omega any card divined because of mirror foil on back of joker Expert Card Mysteries 28
Alton Sharpe Omega, Sr. any card divined because of small sticky mirror on back of card Expert Card Mysteries 30
Jack Posetary No Mirror reading colors of cards, whet thumbnail as shiner, see also p. 411Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 2) 389
Tony Cole No Mirror thumbnail as impromptu shiner Epilogue (Issue 16) 152
Arthur Hill Numbers Up deck of number cards, design duplication on two cards, mirror in lap The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 5) 872
Barrie Richardson Think Hot - Think Cold Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 4) 502
Paul Fox Reading the Cards performer knows cards despite being blindfolded Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 139
Karl Fulves Reflections saliva on thumbnail for impromptu shinerInspired byRelated to
  • Fingernail Polish Shiner, Walsh, Phoenix #325, p. 111
The Chronicles (Issue 16) 1220
Al Mann The Lance from Lacus Solis four cards are chosen and impaled on two office spikes, all cards are divined, different shiner variations Of Gifts and Talents 6
Al Mann The Iron Scuttle No. 1, steel bucket on head, deck is placed on it and performer takes and divines a card 101 Psychic Tests 1
Unknown X-Ray Vision No. 87, shuffled deck is cut in four piles, performer names the four bottom cards 101 Psychic Tests 24
Edward Marlo Best Punchless Deal - So Far mirror/shiner Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 18
Bjorn Hanson First Sight nail polish transforms nail into "mirror" Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 4) 1481
Edward Marlo Glim Deal sighting ahead when dealing with shiner The Olram File (Issue 14) 5
Edward Marlo The Glimmer The Olram File (Issue 14) 5
Unknown Knife Blade Glimpse Related to
  • Blackstone's Secrets of Magic (Walter Gibson, p. 21)
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 447
Martin Gardner Literary Brilliance book/magazine cover as shiner Arcane (Issue 14) 207
Karl Fulves No Looking chapter intro, about glimpsing for card during riffle culling with shiner type things Blocking Off 146
Karl Fulves Nail Glimpse clear nail polish Blocking Off 147
Audley Walsh Reflection Related to
  • "Reflection" (Audley Walsh, New Phoenix #325)
Blocking Off 147
Karl Fulves Named-Card Stab shiny blade Blocking Off 148
Karl Fulves Stationary Shiner attached to table edge, swing out shiner Blocking Off 148
Karl Fulves Stationary Shiner for Shuffle Work Blocking Off 149
Karl Fulves Concluding Notes shiners and impromptu shiners Blocking Off 151
Karl Fulves Glimpse via Scarne shiner glimpse with Scarne's blocking off method (p. 129) Blocking Off 150
Burling Hull, Karl Fulves Electra-Trance Card mirror on back of joker Blocking Off 151
Karl Fulves Shiner Gag mirror covered with tape Combo 39
Roberto Giobbi A Built-In Shiner cards with gilded edges Secret Agenda (Issue Nov 1) 325
Justin Higham Reflections on Reflectors on shiners, edited from "Secrets of Improvisational Magic"
- French Window
- Table Knife & Teaspoon
- Café Table
- Sunglasses
- Table Sign
- Menu-Card Holder
- Mobile Phone
- Wine Glass
- Coins & Keys
- Impromptu Peek Deck
- Smiley-Face Cards
- Reflector Awareness
Gambit (Issue 2) 6
Justin Higham Impromptu Peek Deck for Hoyle Trump CardsInspired by Gambit (Issue 2) 7
Justin Higham Reflected Do As I Do (semi-improvised effect) Standard effect The 75% Production and The Trick With No Method 23
Jon Racherbaumer Shiner Notes collection of information
- List of Shiners Commercially Sold
- Early Reference
- Shiners Can Be Hidden In...
- Potter's Index References
Facsimile (Issue 5) 17
Geno Munari Geno Munari on Shiners Facsimile (Issue 5) 25
Roy Baker Shiner, Shiner chrome tape Facsimile (Issue 5) 20
John Cornelius John Cornelius Thoughts watch as shinerRelated to
  • "The Award Winning Magic of John Cornelius" (2001)
Facsimile (Issue 5) 21
Geno Munari Reading a card from the back Facsimile (Issue 5) 28