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* '''Topping the Deck''': [[Dai Vernon]], ''[[Select Secrets]]'' (1941, pp. 7-10).
 
* '''Topping the Deck''': [[Dai Vernon]], ''[[Select Secrets]]'' (1941, pp. 7-10).
** '''Top Palm''' (Dai Vernon): [[Lewis Ganson]], ''[[Dai Vernon's Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic]]'' (1960, pp. 35-38).
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** '''Top Palm''' (Dai Vernon): [[Lewis Ganson]], ''[[Dai Vernon's Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic]]'' (1961, pp. 35-38).
 
** '''The Top Palm''' (Dai Vernon): [[Roberto Giobbi]], ''[[Card College, Vol. 2]]'' (1996, pp. 273-275).
 
** '''The Top Palm''' (Dai Vernon): [[Roberto Giobbi]], ''[[Card College, Vol. 2]]'' (1996, pp. 273-275).
  

Revision as of 02:58, 26 January 2015

The Top Palm is a card sleight used by the performer to palm the top card of the deck. Many different handlings of the move have been devised, including single- and multiple-card palms into either hand, and even several techniques using only one hand.

Publications

Single-Card Top Palms

Loewy/Hugard Palm

Vernon's Topping the Deck

  • The Vernon Palm: Dai Vernon, Revelation (2008, pp. 297-301).

Bauer's Riffle Action Palm

One Hand Top Palm

Multiple-Card Top Palms

Erdnase

Berg Palm


References