spac.gif (845














        bytes) rigthbgtop.gif (1463 bytes)
spac.gif (845














            bytes)

  NEW Additions
  Card Magic
  Close-up Magic
  Mental Magic
  Tenyo and Japan
  Money Magic
  Kidshow Magic
  Miscellaneous
  Stage Magic
  Estate/Collectible
  Books/Magazines
  DVDs
  DROP SHIP ITEMS
  Clearance SALE

Join our Mailing List!
Customer comments!
Shipping and Handling
How To Order
Return Policy
Contact Us
TMGS on Ebay
About Us
Product List
Search TMGS
TMGS Home




 

Looking Glass -- Romanos -- close-up clairvoyance


spac.gif (848 bytes)



Online Price

Save: $11.00
TMGS Price:

Qty: 1   


If you are going to use an old idea, why not use a REALLY old one -- many people will think it is new again.   This DVD (with 2 custom made gimmicks) teaches routines using a gimmick that was first written about in a gambling book in 1860, and then picked up by Nevil Maskelyne for his magic/gambling book, Sharps and Flats, 1894.

Romanos has included two nicely made versions of the gimmick, and details close-up mentalism routines for this gimmick that has typically been used by cardicians and card sharps.   My favorite routine he teaches goes like this:   magi borrows a bill from the spectator, and holds it up between his hands so the spectator can see the serial number on the face.   The magician begins to divine the letters and digits of the serial number.  It is very clean and impressive.

Other routines taught include:   revelation of a name written on a business card and sealed in a small envelope, reading ESP symbols on unmarked ESP cards, a neat application of this gimmick along with another common magical gimmick that makes it possible to use the Looking Glass gimmick openly during a divination routine, and a mthod for doing a classic card peek with the gimmick.

There has recently been a new version of Looking Glass released by Romanos and Magic Tao (version 2.0) -- it has some additional routines on its DVD, but I think that you can save some money and just get this original version -- there's plenty of good magic here, and you can think up your own ways to use the Looking Glass gimmick.

  The newer 2.0 version sells for $25-$30.   Get "version 1.0" for much less at TMGS.


Back to previous page


spac.gif (848 bytes)© The Magic Gadget Site. All rights reserved.

spac.gif (848 bytes)
rigthbg.gif (887














            bytes)
leftbgbot.gif (1462 bytes) spac.gif














        (845 bytes) rigthbgbot.gif (1456 bytes)