2,097 entries in Cards / Sleights / Palming
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Poser la carte two palm replacements
  • in the hands
  • as deck is picked up from table, with open fingers
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 110
Unknown Enlever la carte Classic top palm
1786 Testament de Jérôme Sharp 109
Unknown To "Palm" a Card
1876 Modern Magic 27
Unknown Palm Replacement
1876 Modern Magic 27
Unknown To Palm a Card with replacement to remove "curl"
1889 Tricks with Cards 16
W. J. Collins To Palm the Top Card with One Hand only actually bottom palm, deck is simply turned over
1889 Tricks with Cards 17
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin To Palm the Bottom Card of the Pack
1889 Tricks with Cards 17
Unknown A Perpendicular Palm kind of perpendicular lateral palm
1890 More Magic 136
Unknown Das Escamotieren einer Karte
Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Das Auflegen der Karten continuation of explanation
Related to Dec. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 4) 51
Unknown Das Auflegen der Karten
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Das Escamotieren einer Karte
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 12
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Maskiertes Escamotieren selection palmed into right hand from top of left-hand packet as right-hand packet is replaced
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 13
Unknown Auflegen der Karten
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 13
Unknown Moisture Palm card clings to hand when pressed on top of tabled deck
Aug. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 8) 115
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - I. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
single and multiple top palm, cover actions
Dec. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 12) 179
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - VI. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
cards slightly outjogged, right fingers press on them
Mar. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 3) 35
Unknown The Back Hand Palm
1897 New Era Card Tricks 32
Unknown La carte tournée card vanishes into back palm
Oct. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 49
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - VII. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
left first finger pushed cards back which are stolen into right hand thumb palm, also as (repeated) color change
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 52
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - V. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
one-handed multiple top palm, crude positioning
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 20
Unknown The Regular Palm
1897 New Era Card Tricks 29
Unknown The Color Change
  • First Method
  • Second Methods
  • Third Method
  • Fourth Method (one-handed)
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 24
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - II. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
top palm into kind of clip palm with thumb against first finger
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
Unknown Dem Spiel entnommene und in der Hand bergende Karten wieder auf das Spiel zu bringen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
palm replacement, taken deck from hand to hand, scooping up tabled deck
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 99
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - VIII. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
one-handed spring palm, with count, sometimes credited to L'Homme Masqué
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 67
Unknown Card to Center top card travels to center, replacing palmed packet
Feb. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 2) 20
Unknown Top Palm Replacement as deck is pushed forward
1897 New Era Card Tricks 50
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - IV. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 4
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - III. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Jan. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
Buatier de Kolta The Buatier Palm
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 31
Unknown Palm Replacement
1897 New Era Card Tricks 30
Unknown Das Erscheinen und Verschwinden einer Karte in freier Hand "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
vanish and production of single card with back palm, with pivot to show both hands empty
Apr. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 4) 51
Unknown Palm Replacement springing the deck as cover
Aug. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 8) 115
Unknown Das Kartenstehlen "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
elevated dealing position, left first finger pushes bottom card against right fingers into palm, as color change preparation
Related to May 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 68
Unknown Top Palm brief, one or multiple cards
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 144
Unknown Top Palm brief
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 91
Hänsel Kastner Die blitzschnelle Wanderung einer Karte signed card shuffled back by spectator, it travels through knee and appears in other hand
Nov. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11) 163
Carl Willmann Das Erscheinen mehrer Karten nacheinander an den Fingerspitzen der rechten Hand single card production from stack of cards in back palm
Dec. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 12) 180
Clement de Lion Clement de Lion's Eskamotier-Volte left fingers flip top packet of deck book-wise over towards the right where they are palmed during body turn
Related to Sep. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 132
Unknown The Back Palm
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 145
Unknown The Back and Front of Hand Continuous Palm with Cards
1902 The Modern Conjurer 46
Unknown Back Palming and Recovery of Four Cards one by one, with upright metal rod, with four clips to display the four cards
1902 The Modern Conjurer 97
Unknown Handing Pack for Shuffling with palmed cards
1902 The Modern Conjurer 44
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm Replacement
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 90
Unknown Das Erscheinen mehrerer Karten nacheinander an den Fingerspitzen der rechten Hand "Die Kartenschule"
single card production routine, hand shown empty after temporarily loading back-palmed cards perpendicularly behind fan of already produced cards à la Thurston Five Card Routine
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 2
Hänsel Kastner Der Fächer als Kartenmagnet card vanishes in fan (not a card fan) and reappears from fan
July 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 102
Hänsel Kastner La carte tournée und deren Variation back palm applications
I. card tossed against door vanishes, is reproduced from other side
II. card through table
Sep. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 132
A. F. Kessler Die Verwandlung einer Karte double card shown, face card brought into back palm, for changing it back the card is replaced again
Dec. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 179
S. W. Erdnase The Diagonal Palm-Shift mention of top palm, bottom palm, multiple shift on page 141
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 137
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm. Second Method
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 88
Paul Valadon Bent in Half Palm from classic palm position
1902 The Modern Conjurer 81
Carl Willmann Das Erscheinen einer Karte in freien Händen "Die Kartenschule"
both hands shown empty and a card produced, classic to classic
Feb. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 2) 21
S. W. Erdnase Small Packet Top Palm
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 107
S. W. Erdnase To Maintain the Bottom Palm While Dealing delaying its use
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 93
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm. First Method with left little finger option
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 86
S. W. Erdnase, Unknown Transformations. Two Hands six methods
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 151
Unknown To Palm Cards from Bottom of Pack
1902 The Modern Conjurer 45
S. W. Erdnase Replacing Palm When Cutting two for top, one for bottom
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 113
S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase System of Palming - Top Palm. First Method
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 83
Charles Bertram The Palm - A New and Perfectly Deceptive Method
1902 The Modern Conjurer 40
G. Restell Zur Eskamotier-Volte multiple cards
Related to Oct. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 148
S. W. Erdnase Palming two methods
  • without apparently touching the deck with right hand
  • single card à la Vernon's Topping the Deck
Related toVariations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 144
S. W. Erdnase Draw Replacement deck drawn to table edge
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 86
S. W. Erdnase Holding Out for the Cut
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 110
Henri De Manche Bottom Palm from Small Packet very brief
1902 The Modern Conjurer 110
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm When Cards Are Riffled almost tabled after riffle shuffle, two methods
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 90
S. W. Erdnase Sixth Method featuring unusual palm
Variations 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 154
S. W. Erdnase Top Palm When Cards Are Riffled after riffle shuffle
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 92
S. W. Erdnase Top Palm. Second Method
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 85
Unknown Der Spaziergang einer Karte durch das Knie des Künstlers "by A. M.", card through knee with back palm
Feb. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 2) 20
Paul Valadon The Back and Front of Hand Continuous Palm with Cards illustrated with photographs of Paul Valadon
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 30
Unknown To Palm Cards From Bottom of Pack
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 29
Karl Meyer Das Kartengreifen "Schule der Magie"
  • choreography of one-handed palm and fan production from elbow
  • steal of bottom packet into right-hand thumb clip, left first finger pushes packet out (throw cut)
Sep. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 9) 137
Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Die maskierte Eskamotage mehrerer Karten "Dr. Rohnstein, B. A.-V.", "Schule der Magie"
bottom cards palmed into right hand, left first finger starts between the packets
Mar. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3) 33
Charles Bertram The Palm - A New and Perfectly Deceptive Method "immeasurably superior to any other", handing deck to be shuffled with right hand
1904 Modern Card Manipulation 23
T. Nelson Downs, Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Die Kartenfächer-Eskamotage a few cards held separate as one-handed fan is made, those cards are palmed into other hand as fan is displayed
Jan. 1905 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 2) 17
Nate Leipzig Side Palm
1909 The Art of Magic 221
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Wechselgriff Hofzinser Transfer Palm, classic to classic
1910 Kartenkünste 9
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Der Wechselgriff palm to palm transfer, classic to classic
1910 Kartenkünste 56
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Bent Card Subtlety
1910 Kartenkünste 32
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Wegnehmen von unten Hofzinser Bottom Palm, deck is moved from dealing grip to fingertips
1910 Kartenkünste 8
Jack Merlin Side Palm while tapping the card in the center, transferring on top
1927/28 Merlin's Master Miracles 17
Jack Merlin Top Turnover side palm and unloading the card while turning top card over
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 6
S. W. Erdnase Change a la Erdnase Bottom Palm only description of the palm
Related to 1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 16
Jack Merlin Side Slide Palm and Flesh Frip side palm after a peek
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 5
Jack Merlin Snap Pass palming the card while tapping it into the deck and producing it at the fingertips
1927/28 Merlin's Master Manipulations 6
Oswald Rae Stock Addition after Spectator's Shuffle palmed cards added when completing spectator's cut
1928 Sub Rosa 3
Oswald Rae Card Location card placed in the center and immediately palmed in right hand
Related to 1928 Sub Rosa 13
Graham Adams The Diagonal Palm Shift photo illustrations
Related to 1931 Mr. S. W. Erdnase — "His Book" 85
Unknown Top Palm see also notes on p. 23
1931 Ireland Writes a Book 22
Unknown The Old "Back-Palm" Again shifting cards from back palm to front, while holding card with same hand
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 5
Charles Eastman No Thumb Back Palm
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 7
Charles Eastman The Expert Acquitment with Cards choreography to show both sides of hands empty
1933 Expert Manipulative Magic 25
Nate Leipzig The Longitudinal Grip how to hold the deck with card in classic palm
1933 Farelli's Card Magic — Part One 54
Unknown Second-from-Top Steal
1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 35
Victor Farelli Palming - The Cards to Use
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 52
Victor Farelli Common Faults
  • Curling the Forefinger
  • Stiffness of the Arm
  • Spreading the Thumb
1933 Farelli's Card Magic - Part One 53
Jean Hugard One Hand Top Card Palm
Related toVariations 1933 Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 2
Unknown Clip Palm Steal herrmann pass type action
1934 Card Tricks That Work 11
Unknown New Palm of Top Card and a Color Change
Related to 1934 Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 47
Unknown Clip Palm between third and fourth finger
1934 Card Tricks That Work 8
Unknown The Change-Over Palm - A. With Small Packet of Cards Only left classic to right classic
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 84
Unknown The Change-Over Palm - B. With the Pack in Hand left-hand bottom palmed to right hand
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 86
Unknown Replacing Palmed Cards 1. Using a Table
2. Without a Table
3. Replacing Cards on the Bottom of the Deck
4. Adding a Single Card as in the Color Change
5. To Replace a Large Packet of Cards
6. Another Method
7. Placing Cards from Right Palm to the Bottom of the Deck
8. Another Method
Related to 1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 87
Unknown The Gambler's Top Palm
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 83
Jean Hugard To Palm a Number of Cards from the Top left thumb pushes cards up
Related to 1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 83
Unknown A New Top Change second card is palmed while top one is displayed, then replaced
1935 Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 86
Jean Hugard The Hugard Palm
Variations 1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 130
Unknown The Spring Palm top card during spring flourish
1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 131
L'Homme Masqué One Hand Palm for a Number of Cards "originated by a French magician", spring palm
1936 Card Manipulations (Issue 5) 130
Charles T. Jordan Like Seeks Like Ace assembly with four hats, "A trick which makes use of the back palm as a secret sleight."
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 344
Unknown Replacement brief
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 381
Unknown Back of the Hand Steal top card stolen off tabled deck with sticky/wet back of the hand
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 257
Unknown Palming a Card
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 380
Unknown Spring Palm brief
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 272
Tom Bowyer, S. W. Erdnase Indetectable improvement (?) on DPS
Inspired by 1938 The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 40) 264
Tenkai Ishida Palming One Card. Tankai's Method "Tenkai"
Related toVariations 1938 Greater Magic 202
Unknown The Fan "Steal" from packet in hand in preparation for production
1938 Greater Magic 21
Judson Cole, Jean Hugard The Top Card, One Hand Only
1938 Greater Magic 200
Morris Loewy The Top Card with Left Hand Only
1938 Greater Magic 201
Unknown New Finger Clip Palm
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 39
Frederick Braue Replacing a Palmed Card on the Top of the Deck one-handed top palm in reverse
1938 More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 41
Unknown A Number of Cards left thumb pushes up, possible Horowitz credit on page 1105
Related to 1938 Greater Magic 203
Unknown Modern Methods of Palming Cards - An imperceptible method of palming the top card(s)
1938 Greater Magic 199
Joseph Cottone Change Over Palm
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 51
Unknown Replacement of Palmed Cards tabled pack pushed away with open hand and thumb
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 17
Unknown The Vertical Palm
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 18
Unknown Thumb Palm
1939 More Card Manipulations (Issue 2) 47
Unknown In Turning the Top Card
1940 Expert Card Technique 176
Unknown The Rear Palm Side Slip
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 138
Max Malini Malini's Side Slip palm or to top
1940 Expert Card Technique 33
Frederick Braue The Flip-Over Palm attributed to Fred Braue in "Vis à Vis"
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 58
Jean Hugard The Palm in Action holding out, positions, tips for both hands
1940 Expert Card Technique 179
Unknown Replacement Rear Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 140
Unknown Face Card Palm, Right Hand two methods
1940 Expert Card Technique 51
Unknown Rear Palming the Top Card including transfer from regular to rear palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 135
Unknown The Nature of the Palm position
1940 Expert Card Technique 134
Unknown Left Hand Bottom Replacement
1940 Expert Card Technique 419
Unknown Palm Load under Top Card
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 376
Unknown Dropping the Packed
1940 Expert Card Technique 176
Nate Leipzig The "Slap" Aces holding fan while palming
1940 Expert Card Technique 246
Jean Hugard The Side Slip two methods
1940 Expert Card Technique 31
Unknown Gambler's Squaring Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 55
Unknown The Gamblers' Flat Palm strange position
1940 Expert Card Technique 56
Frederick Braue Delaying the Braue Bottom Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 61
Unknown Replacing a Card at the Bottom of the Pack
1940 Expert Card Technique 176
Unknown Replacement by Laying the Hand Flat on the pack... ... and Drawing it towards you
1940 Expert Card Technique 173
Unknown The Deck Placed Sideways
1940 Expert Card Technique 176
Frederick Braue One Hand Replacement One-handed palm in reverse, for credit information see reference
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 177
Frederick Braue The Braue Bottom Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 60
Unknown Using the Riffle Flourish
1940 Expert Card Technique 175
Unknown New Vertical Palm small packet
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 54
Trewey The Correct Method of Stealing the Card for color change
1940 Expert Card Technique 161
Unknown Using the Rear Palm tips
1940 Expert Card Technique 141
Unknown The Little Finger Push-Out side steal to rear palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 139
Unknown The Swing Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 49
Unknown The Bottom Rear Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 137
Stanley Collins Bent Palm-Off from Packet cards bent in half
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 118) 697
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Hofzinser Bottom Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 59
Frederick Braue The Braue Diagonal Tip-Up Palm
Variations 1940 Expert Card Technique 49
Jean Hugard The Delayed Side Slip
1940 Expert Card Technique 34
Unknown Using the Front Finger Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 175
Jean Hugard The One.Hand Top Palm footnote
1940 Expert Card Technique 177
Unknown The Crosswise Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 53
Unknown Buckling the Palmed Cards
1940 Expert Card Technique 174
Louis Zingone The Zingone Bottom Palm two methods (packet and full deck)
Related to 1940 Expert Card Technique 62
Tenkai Ishida Palming One Card: Tenkai's Method (too) brief
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 110) 654
Unknown Side Slip very brief
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 36
Jean Hugard The Hugard Top Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 57
Unknown The Thumb Slide with immediate palm-off
Related toVariations 1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 10
Unknown The Thumb-Count Palm
1940 Expert Card Technique 50
Edward Marlo Backpalm
1941 Card Fan Productions 6
Hank Nowoc Flesh Color Corned Cards for back palming
1941 Card Fan Productions 17
Dr. H. Walter Grote The Grote Instantaneous Palm
1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 20
Al Baker A Lesson in Magic context of cards across
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 143
Unknown The Bottom Palm Simplified with general comments
Related to 1941 More Card Manipulations (Issue 4) 7
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Bottom Palm no credit
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 145
Unknown Palming of a Card
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 207
Unknown The "Side-Steal" Pass
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 253
Dai Vernon "Topping The Deck"
Related toVariations 1941/49 Select Secrets 7
Eddie Joseph Palming Cards on the Feet
  • First Method
  • Second Method
  • Third Method
1942 Greater Card Tricks 8
Eddie Joseph How to Return Palmed Card into the Pack card transferred to other hand behind back while spectator is shuffling and replaced with other hand
1942 Greater Card Tricks 11
Eddie Joseph Palming Cards at a Table one-handed as tabled deck is pushed forward
1942 Greater Card Tricks 11
Eddie Joseph Card Palming
1942 Greater Card Tricks 8
Eddie Joseph Replacement Steal top half replaced and bottom card of top half side palmed into right hand
1942 Greater Card Tricks 16
Tom Sellers A Card Flourish bent-in-half palm
1942 That's Good! 7
Unknown Back and Front Hand Palming vanish and production with pivot
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 157
Unknown To Produce Card single card from back palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 160
Unknown To Produce Cards in a Fan from back palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 161
Paul Fox Simplified Back and Front Hand Palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 161
Unknown Back Palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 158
Paul Fox Back Hand Color Change using back palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 174
Unknown Thumb Steal Color Change palm off can be used to produce fans (context), thumb palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 179
Unknown The Phantom Pip picking up the pip... and putting it back on
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 172
Paul Fox Adding Cards to Back of Deck while front is exposed
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 174
Unknown Slap Change
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 177
Unknown Open Finger Color Change using clip palm
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 175
Unknown Push Up Color Change
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 178
Bruce Elliott The Back Room on a show by the IBM ring NYC, John Scarne, Jimmy Grippo, how to soften a deck for back palming, two newspaper clippings from Dunninger
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 31) 130
Jean Hugard The Back Palm as a Secret Sleight on the history and several techniques
a. The vanish
b. The reverse palm
c. Transfer a card from regular palm to the front palm
d. To back palm a card directly from the deck
Tricks using the back palm as a secret sleight
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 29
Unknown The Crystal Casket chosen card travels to glass which was shown empty and is wrapped in handkerchief
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 31
Unknown A Hat and a Card card penetrates hat
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 31
Unknown Impromptu Rising Card
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 32
Unknown A Surprise Handshake cards are produced after handshake with spectator
Dec. 1943 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 7) 32
Tom Sellers A Useful Card Flourish palm transfer while holding cards
1943 Magical Mixture 15
Frederick Braue Cards to Pocket Palm
1943 Tricks and Sleights 31
Tom Bowyer Indetectable Shift-Palm improvement (?) on DPS
Related to 1943 Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 78
Unknown Right Hand Bottom Palm brief
1943 Tricks and Sleights 11
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A New Top Change
Related to 1943 Tricks and Sleights 32
Unknown Throw Change Palm
1943 Tricks and Sleights 12
Jean Hugard Hey! Presto! selection appears in a glass held by performer
Jan. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 8) 35
Jean Hugard Back Palm Change Using a Handkerchief
Jan. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1 No. 8) 35
Phil J. Flad, Jr. A Diminishing Card one card shrinks, back palm handling
Aug. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 3) 64
Clyde Cairy Metamorphoses card rubbed to thigh changes several times, back palm
Oct. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 5) 77
Jean Hugard Cards from the Sleeve cards travel from pocket to hand, reverse up the sleeve
Dec. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 7) 91
Mike Tannen Off the Bottom one handed bottom palm
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 64) 261
Unknown Adding Palmed Cards while cutting deck
Oct. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 5) 75
Warren Wiersbe Multiple Master Palm Steal from top of deck
1944 Action with Cards 14
Warren Wiersbe Master Palm Switch
1944 Action with Cards 15
Edward Marlo Marlo's Action Palms - The Bottom Palm Dovetail
1945 Off the Top 2
Edward Marlo One Hand Palm for a Number of Cards
Inspired by 1945 Off the Top 4
Tommy Dowd A New Card Change during demonstration on how spectator should put his hand on top
Related to July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 132
Tommy Dowd Book or Magazine Load from Flat Palm
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 132
Tommy Dowd Card Addition to Packet with table spread force application
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 132
Russell "Rusduck" Duck From the Middle as Rusduck, side palm, card is returned and cards pushed together
Related to 1945 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 94) 382
Audley Walsh Some New Sleights - 1. The Slip Palm while spectator cuts deck from performer's hand to table
Apr. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 11) 115
Edward Marlo Marlo's Action Palms - Top Palm Dovetail
1945 Off the Top 1
Unknown A Book and a Card card is put in book and rises from there, using back palm
1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 148
Arthur H. Buckley Back Palm with the Open Fingers deep back palm, applications for manipulations follow
1946 Card Control 127
Arthur H. Buckley The Bent Fingers, Back Palm and Recovery recovery from deep back palm ending in fan production
1946 Card Control 128
Arthur H. Buckley The Slide Up Vanish fake transfer using back palm
1946 Card Control 134
Arthur H. Buckley A Card is Vanished and Reappears at the very Tips of the first and second Fingers basic back palming with fingertip production
1946 Card Control 136
Arthur H. Buckley The Change Over - A very pretty and deceptive Piece of Card Manipulation hand washing with back and front palming
1946 Card Control 143
Arthur H. Buckley The Steal recover from deep back palm
1946 Card Control 146
Arthur H. Buckley Split Fans "Back Palming a Pack of Fifty-Two Cards and Reproducing them in a Series of Fans"
1946 Card Control 147
Al Valenti A Top Palm one handed top palm, with ring finger action
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 107) 432
Arthur H. Buckley Bottom Palm of a Single Card
1946 Card Control 92
Morris Loewy The Top Palm
1946 Card Control 93
Arthur H. Buckley Original Methods of Palming Cards from the Bottom of the Pack
1946 Card Control 58
Unknown To Palm from off the Top of the Pack an exact Number of Cards up to Ten
1946 Card Control 70
Arthur H. Buckley Buckley's Multiple Card Palm Steal
1946 Card Control 63
Unknown The Replacement cards are buckled away from palm
1946 Card Control 62
Arthur H. Buckley The Perfect Card Palm left thumb swings under top card(s)
1946 Card Control 61
Arthur H. Buckley Buckley's Top Palm Slide Off
1946 Card Control 67
Arthur H. Buckley The Thumb Palm Move (An original piece of manipulative deception) transfer to show hands emtpy utilizing back thumb palm
1946 Card Control 131
Arthur H. Buckley The Palm Unsurpassed card almost bent in half
1946 Card Control 91
Unknown Palming from the Bottom after a Riffle Shuffle
1946 Card Control 60
Arthur H. Buckley Buckley's Double Peek Location Shuffle and Palm
1946 Card Control 65
Arthur H. Buckley Top Palm one or Several Cards also as a replacement as mentioned at the end
1946 Card Control 71
Unknown Side Steal side steal to weird palm
1946 Card Control 82
Arthur H. Buckley A Novel Palm
Related to 1946 Card Control 74
T. Nelson Downs The Side Steal Palm
1946 Card Control 56
Arthur H. Buckley The Side Steal Palm - Buckley´s Method diagonal push-in
1946 Card Control 57
Arthur H. Buckley A Fan of Cards Disappears fake transfer using Clip Palm
1946 Card Control 140
Judson Cole One Hand Top Palm - Judson Cole
1946 Card Control 69
Unknown The Pass kind of side steal cover pass
1946 Card Control 82
Unknown Palm off the Second Top Card while top Card is visibly drawn onto the Pack similar to Adrian Plate's Palm Change with pack in hand
1946 Card Control 70
Bert Allerton The Allerton Top Palm featuring the thumb count
1946 Card Control 69
Joe Berg Berg's Top Palm
Variations 1946 Card Control 68
Russell T. Barnhart Barnhardt's Fan Steal right hand classic palm
Related toVariations 1947 Marlo In Spades 3
J. B. Bobo Color Change with gambler's flat palm steal from back & presentation
1947 Watch This One! 27
J. B. Bobo Center Rear Palm Steal
1947 Watch This One! 47
Bruce Elliott One Hand Cop with whispering queens and reversing card to illustrate the move
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 123) 493
Jack (?) Larkin Larkin's Throw Palm
1948 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 146) 586
Lee Noble Click card vanishes and appears in cigarette case
1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 167) 670
Unknown Replacing Palmed Cards two methods
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 88
Unknown Flying Palm card is thumbed off and palmed... context
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 91
Unknown Top Palm, II (Several Cards)
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 86
Unknown Top Palm, I (Single Card)
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 83
Paul LePaul A Bottom-Card Steal
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 58
Bill Simon Back Palm Steal cards are stolen into back palm with fan cover
1949 Controlled Miracles 15
Paul LePaul The Erdnase Bottom-Palm (improved)
Related to 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 55
Paul LePaul A Useful Acquitment spreading the deck with palmed card
Also published here 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 67
Paul LePaul The Diagonal Left Hand Palm (Improved Method)
Related to 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 61
Paul LePaul Left Hand Center-Card Steal from spectator peek
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 64
Paul LePaul, Dr. Jacob Daley Bottom Card Steal as a Switch gambler's cop as a switch using a double
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 156
Dai Vernon The Gambler's Palm
1949 Stars of Magic (Vol. 5 No. 3) 83
Paul LePaul The Side-Steal
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 45
Paul LePaul Right Hand Top-Palm Single Card Method
Variations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 54
Jean Hugard Hugard Top Palm
1949 For Card Men Only 21
Audley Walsh Brush It
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 187) 748
Paul LePaul The Color-Change (Side Steal Method) side-steal method
Variations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 39
Paul LePaul The Right Hand Top-Palm group method
1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 52
Vern Schoneck Sic Transit selected cards visibly appear in beer glass
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 205) 818
Dr. Jacob Daley Right Hand Side Steal
1950 Expert Card Technique 467
Dr. Jacob Daley Left One-Hand Bottom Palm small packet handling
Related to 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1) 105
Dr. Jacob Daley Double Peek and Bilateral Side Steal two breaks
1950 Expert Card Technique 470
Dr. Jacob Daley Applied Misdirection for the side steal
1950 Expert Card Technique 473
Dai Vernon Hand-to-Hand Card Transfer classic to classic
1950 Expert Card Technique 455
Dr. Jacob Daley Left Hand Side Steal
1950 Expert Card Technique 468
Dr. Jacob Daley Side Slip with Pressure Fan Cover
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 2) 110
Dr. Jacob Daley Riffle-Shuffle Palm
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 3) 114
Dr. Jacob Daley One-Hand Spring Palm multiple palm from small packet
Related to 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1) 104
Dr. Jacob Daley Left Pivot Palm
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1) 102
Dr. Jacob Daley Longitudinal Side Steal and Transfer
1950 Expert Card Technique 471
Dai Vernon Packet Palm multiple, small packet
Also published here 1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 2) 94
Dai Vernon Hugard Top Palm
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 3) 99
Dai Vernon Modified Hofzinser Palm
1950 Stars of Magic (Vol. 6 No. 3) 98
Laurie Ireland Peek a Boo hand inside plastic bag, selection appears
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 35
Nate Leipzig Turnover Addition
1952 Stars of Magic (Vol. 10 No. 1) 143
Dr. James William Elliott Doctor Elliott's Aquitment hand washing
1952 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 250) 999
Bill Simon The Simon Fan Steal perpendicular position
Related to 1952 Effective Card Magic 102
Max Malini Malini's own Color Change
1952 Stars of Magic (Vol. 11 No. 1) 154
Edward Marlo Misdirection Palm
Variations 1953 The Cardician 55
Unknown Bottom Steal Color Change classic
1953 Card Man Stuff 11
Tenkai Ishida Small-Packet Bottom Palm palming bottom two cards during display sequence
1953 Six Tricks by Tenkai 17
Unknown The Top Palm
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 7
Unknown Bottom Steal
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 24
S. W. Erdnase The Bottom Palm Erdnase Bottom Palm
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 9
Edward Marlo Side Steal Replacement
1954 Miracle Card Changes 10
Al Leech From The Center side steal from center for a color change
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 24
Al Leech, Edward Marlo The Replacement general comments with method by Ed Marlo
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 10
Unknown The Multiple Palm
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 8
Al Leech The Palm general comments
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 6
Sam Leo Horowitz Tilt Dr. Daley story, small packet palm with injog
Related to
  • "A Palm" in "The Sphinx" May 1947, p. 79
1954 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 310) 37
Jean Hugard, Morris Loewy The Diagonal Palm Loewy/Hugard Top Palm
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 8
Unknown The One Hand Palm
1954 Handbook Of Card Sleights 8
Edward Marlo Miracle Change No. 3 into "Master Palm"
Related toAlso published here 1954 Miracle Card Changes 14
Edward Marlo Sleeving from Master Palm
1954 Miracle Card Changes 15
Cy Endfield The Side Steal somewhat delayed
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 27
Cy Endfield The Endfield Bottom Palm
1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part III 48
Cy Endfield Center Steal
Related toVariations 1955 Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part III 20