79 entries in Cards / Sleights / Palming / Back Palm
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown La carte tournée card vanishes into back palm
Oct. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 49
Unknown The Back Hand Palm
1897 New Era Card Tricks 32
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
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
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
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
Unknown The Back and Front of Hand Continuous Palm with Cards
1902 The Modern Conjurer 46
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
Unknown The Back Palm
1902 The Expert at the Card Table 145
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
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
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 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
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
Edward Marlo Backpalm
1941 Card Fan Productions 6
Hank Nowoc Flesh Color Corned Cards for back palming
1941 Card Fan Productions 17
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
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
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
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
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
Bill Simon Back Palm Steal cards are stolen into back palm with fan cover
1949 Controlled Miracles 15
Vern Schoneck Sic Transit selected cards visibly appear in beer glass
1950 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 205) 818
Laurie Ireland Peek a Boo hand inside plastic bag, selection appears
1951 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1951) 35
Cliff Green Visual Change
1959 Inner Secrets of Card Magic 55
Cliff Green Finale for the Flight of the Blues signed card vanishes from packed and is produced from air (back palm)
1961 Professional Card Magic 111
Cliff Green Back Palm Steal as packet is tossed on table
1961 Professional Card Magic 156
Frank Garcia Eclipse Card Production slow motion production from back palm
1972 Million Dollar Card Secrets 119
Flip Hallema Fl!pcard production and printing of business card
1972 Fl!p Qu!k Tr!k Str!p 8
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Trick #5 two cards change, Two Card Monte sequence with impromptu double backer
Also published here
  • in "Random Conceptions with Cards" (ca. 1930)
Sep. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 790
Cardini The Cardini Method of producing card from the back palm
1976 The Big Book of Magic 65
Unknown Producing Fans
1976 The Big Book of Magic 66
Unknown The Split Fan Production
1976 The Big Book of Magic 67
Patrick Page Reloading Cards into the Back Palm Position two methods
1976 The Big Book of Magic 70
Unknown Back and Front Palm
1976 The Big Book of Magic 57
Patrick Page Before an Audience how to use the back and front palm, without flashing
1976 The Big Book of Magic 60
Patrick Page Keeping a Straight Arm tips on the back palm and production of one card
1976 The Big Book of Magic 62
Unknown The Standard Method of producing card from the back palm
1976 The Big Book of Magic 64
Stephen Tucker The inner limits Producing selection from behind a card/box using backpalming (pretty standard techniques)
1984 The Card-Mad-gic of Stephen Tucker 19
Barry Stevenson Split Waterfall stealing cards into back palm during waterfall flourish
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 228
Frederick Braue FB Fan Card-Steal fan in right hand, some cards are stolen in back palm (1936)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 11
Unknown Backhand Color Change card stolen in right hand backpalm which then holds deck, left hand steals backpalmed card for color change
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 1) 24
Karl Fulves Back Palming from Deck with further uses on p. 10, transfer to right-hand palm
1987 Secret Session — Part One 8
Karl Fulves Backup card appears at right angles between two sandwich cards
Related to 1987 Secret Session — Part One 7
Barry Stevenson Card Production Spin from back palm
Dec. 1991 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 12) 2015
Edward Marlo コンビんシングカードコントロール (Convincing Card Control) Interesting variation, card is placed into back palm
1993 Larry Jennings's Card Technique 167
David Stone Cards into 4 coins! one card transforms into four coins
2001 CocOOn 10
Dani DaOrtiz Gag - Strongest Magician card visibly changes into torn quarters
2008 Card Cemetery 36
Karl Fulves Cardeeni card appears between hand of spectator and performer
Related to 2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 412
Patrick Lehnen Spock-Palm vulcan salute with back palmed card
2013 Lecture Notes 44
Tom Gagnon Cancelled Deck Card Stab whole deck has whole through middle, sprung into air, selection caught with finger through hole
2013 Too Hot for the Devil 124
Doug Edwards The Fingertip Card Production variation of back palm production
2013 Nukes 11
Daniel Madison Back Deal Doing a 'Bottom Deal' with a card in left hand Back Palm, can also be used as a single card switch
2014 Placebo 45
Kent Cummins Kent's Back Palm Change Card vanishes and reappears as a different card
Related to 2015 The Saturday Morning Session 25
Ryan Plunkett Subtlety: A Flash of the Palm showing palm empty during card through handkerchief routine
2020 Distilled 164