163 entries in Cards / Sleights / Palming / Gambler's Cop / Cop Position / Left Hand
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Unknown Das Kartenstehlen - III. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
Paul LePaul A Bottom-Card Steal
The Card Magic of Le Paul 58
Dai Vernon The Gambler's Palm
Stars of Magic (Vol. 5 No. 3) 83
Paul LePaul, Dr. Jacob Daley Bottom Card Steal as a Switch gambler's cop as a switch using a double
The Card Magic of Le Paul 156
Paul LePaul A Transfer Palm reverse from reference
Related to The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 332) 137
Edward Marlo Square Up Drop Palm two Cards to Pocket
Action Palm 33
Edward Marlo Count Cop for Left Hand
Action Palm 14
Edward Marlo Drop Cut Palm Triple Cut Cover
Action Palm 34
Edward Marlo The Shuffle Palm overhand shuffle, originally top Cards
Related toVariations Action Palm 1
Edward Marlo Take Techniques for Action Palm Overhand Shuffle Cover, two Methods
Action Palm 31
Edward Marlo The Insertion Steals from center
Variations Side Steal 40
Edward Marlo Direct Rear Palm as top card is placed openly to bottom
Related to The Tabled Palm 31
Edward Marlo Direct Rear Palm - Multiple Cards
The Tabled Palm 32
Unknown Gambler's Cop of double card
The Card Magic of Bro. John Hamman S. M. 14
Dai Vernon Second Gambler's Palm described for single card, with new replacement
Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 42
Edward Marlo The Master Position on the Master position, which is: card(s) secretly in-jogged for most of their length (see fig. 7) or less (see fig. 42), after a diagonal insertion, applications:
  • to Rear Palm
  • to the bottom of the deck (five methods)
Inspired by Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 65
Unknown Gambler's Cop
Close-up Card Magic 257
Edward Marlo Bluff Shift and Palm Off Tilt to bottom and cop or palm "Side-Squaring Palm"
Tilt! 5
Edward Marlo One Hand Cop here bottom card of double is palmed
Advanced Fingertip Control 121
Unknown Gambler's Cop brief
The Esoterist 29
Unknown Gambler's Cop brief
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 10) 437
Unknown Cop Lap
Rim Shots 24
Jerry Mentzer MPT - Palm "multiple push through", copping out injogged card
Multiple Push Through Control 17
Martin A. Nash Gambler's Cop with table edge transfer kind of Tenkai position at table edge
Ever So Sleightly 90
Harry Lorayne The HaLo Cut Cop action cop
Afterthoughts 47
Harry Lorayne The Spread Cop card touched and displayed is copped
Inspired by Afterthoughts 49
Larry Jennings Bottom Placement also into gambler's palm
Epilogue (Issue Special No 3 (Part 1)) 264
Edward Marlo The Spread and Palm in-the-hands spread, two methods, inspired by Bruce Cervon (Talisman Vol. 1 No. 45)
Hierophant (Issue 7 Resurrection Issue) 47
Unknown Gambler's Palm one of two cards
Bennett's Best 90
Unknown Gambler's Palm
The Ascanio Spread 11
Jerry Andrus Heel Steal from top to kind of gambler's cop
Andrus Card Control 44
Harvey Rosenthal Left Hand Bottom Cop Outjogged Placement Control with cop, see Notes 2./3. on p. 168
Packet Switches (Part Three) 158
Unknown Gambler's or Square-Up Cop from packet
Creations of a Magical Madman 30
Unknown Empalme a lo Tahur Gambler's Cop
La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 1 68
Ken Krenzel The Squeeze Steal
Related to The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 189
Harry Lorayne Gambler's Cop from small packet
The Card Classics of Ken Krenzel 171
Edward Marlo Bottom Cop from small packet, as Ambitious Classic sequence
7 Secrets 44
Harry Lorayne HaLo Cut Cop
Quantum Leaps 187
Slydini Instantaneous Cop
The Magical World of Slydini 28
Edward Marlo Double Undercut Palm - First Method
Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 67
Edward Marlo Double Undercut Palm - Second Method
Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 68
Unknown Gambler-Palmage
Das Ascanio Seminar - Graz 1980 30
Unknown Gambler's Cop
For Your Entertainment Pleasure 66
Edward Marlo Covered Cop small packet
Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card 13
Unknown Gambler's Cop table edge cover
Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 11) 1129
Ross Bertram A Top Palm (method #1) from top to left hand cop
Bertram on Sleight of Hand 129
Ross Bertram A Top Palm (method #2) from top to left hand cop
Bertram on Sleight of Hand 130
Ross Bertram A Bottom Palm
Bertram on Sleight of Hand 132
Ross Bertram To Palm a Card from the Middle of the Deck into left hand cop
Bertram on Sleight of Hand 133
Edward Marlo As a Rear Clip Palm bottom, left hand
Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 137
Edward Marlo Marlo's Cop from bottom into left hand rear clip palm
Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 160
Martin A. Nash Disarming Hide-Out fanning deck while cards are in Gambler's Cop
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 3 48
Martin A. Nash Disarming Hide-Out fanning deck while cards are in Gambler's Cop
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 873
Harry Lorayne HaLo Cut Cop here to first cop then lap the card
Best of Friends - Volume II 115
Eric DeCamps Bottom Card Cop different cop palm position
The Magic of Eric DeCamps 11
Unknown One-Handed Cop of Top Card as deck is set down
Midnight Special 16
Larry Jennings Gambler's Cop
The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 34
David Regal Gambler's Cop
Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 17
John C. Wagner Thoughts on the Gambler's Cop
The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 29
Unknown Direct Cop card placed directly into cop
Secret Session — Part Two 36
Dai Vernon Palming Position
The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 174
Edward Marlo From a Gambler's Cop loading into side-coat pocket
Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 32
Larry Jennings Gambler's Cop management to cop off the bottom card of a double
The Cardwright 11
Edward Marlo The Shuffle Palm original top cards
The Cardwright 85
Larry Jennings Tip on Gambler's Cop for better angles
The Cardwright 88
Larry Jennings Gambler's Cop Display management for cop, showing apparently empty hand
The Cardwright 156
Larry Jennings Bottom Placement Kelly/Ovette alternative, also directly into left cop or right palm position
The Cardwright 159
Karl Fulves Autopalm three Aces, one chosen and all three put in deck, deck cut at other two Aces, chosen one is palmed and produced from anywhere
Related to The Multiple Shift 38
Karl Fulves Card from Case Removal handling from left cop position
The Multiple Shift 40
Harry Lorayne Double Edged bottom card either in right hand classic palm or left hand cop, fan cover
Trend Setters 115
Wesley James The Drop Cop Switch packet in left hand turned over with deck in right hand and switched
Pasteboard Perpensions 54
Edward Marlo Direct Rear Palm card placed directly in palm
Cardfixes 187
John Carney Full Deck Cop
Carneycopia 22
Unknown Cop from Double copping bottom card from double
Carneycopia 48
Unknown Cop from Double copping bottom card from double
Carneycopia 72
Edward Marlo Gambler's Cop to Pocket finesse for removing copped card from trouser pocket, only thumb and first finger enter pocket
The Olram File (Issue 5) 1
Edward Marlo Direct Rear Palm Steal
The Olram File (Issue 5) 9
Karrell Fox The Injog Palm injogged card copped from center when deck is removed
Goodies 33
Charles Aste Jr., Unknown Undercover Cop cop position and transition at table edge
Related to Card Finesse II 88
Dai Vernon, Edward Marlo, Charles Aste Jr. Cop Grips different positions, Deep Cop
Card Finesse II 90
Unknown (Out)Standing Cop cop position
Card Finesse II 92
Jack Carpenter Notes on the Gambler's Cop
Modus Operandi 75
Unknown Gambler's Palm
La Magia de Ascanio - Vol. 6 61
Steve Draun, Edward Marlo The Depth-Illusion Palm directly into gambler's cop or full palm
Related to Secrets Draun from Underground 46
Steve Draun Gambler's Cop
Secrets Draun from Underground 119
Steve Draun Swing-Cut Action Palm
Secrets Draun from Underground 53
Unknown Gambler's Cop stealing card from a double
By Forces Unseen 12
Unknown Gambler's Cop brief
Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 52
Unknown ギャンブラーズボトムパーム (Gambler's Bottom Palm) Gambler's Cop
Larry Jennings's Card Technique 52
John Scarne Palm Transfer with Deck card in right hand classic palm replaced injogged and then retained Lowe-style in left hand cop as deck is transferred
Rigmarole (Issue 4) 38
Unknown Gambler's Cop position
Workers Number 4 4
John Scarne Ovette Master Move Cop directly into cop position
Verbatim (Issue 10) 145
Edward Marlo Rear Clip Palm deeper cop position, see also p. 166
Roger's Thesaurus 156
Darwin Ortiz Gambler's Cop
Cardshark 95
Unknown Gambler's Cop
Cards to Pocket Plus 9
Edward Marlo Cop at End of Deal packet dealt onto table one by one, last card copped
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 117
Edward Marlo Unloading Techniques lapping sandwiched card, or deep cop, five methods
M.I.N.T. — Volume II 233
Unknown Card Cop at Table Edge brief
The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue The Magic of Paul Harris) 52
James Swain Bluff Control Palm Swain Bluff Control followed by copping the cards
Miracles with Cards 105
Larry Jennings Gambler's Cop
Jennings '67 74
Unknown Gambler's Cop
Trephine 29
Unknown Deck Cop
Simon Says! 29
Larry Jennings, Roberto Giobbi A Sure Bet magician finds wrong card which then changes into spectator's choice
Also published here Card College — Volume 3 565
Unknown The Gambler's Cop
Card College - Volume 3 707
Roberto Giobbi, Fred Kaps Management Strategies for the Gambler's Cop
  • Seated at the Table
  • Standing
  • Replacing Card in Gambler's Cop Under the Deck
Card College — Volume 3 709
Dai Vernon The Transfer Palm
Related to Card College — Volume 3 710
Unknown Cop Unload into pocket
Secrets No. 2 37
Jack Avis Swing Cut Bottom Palm into cop, HaLo Cut type action
Vis à Vis 30
Ellis Stanyon Palming the Bottom Card Across the Left Hand No. 9
Variations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 242
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note details of handling, also for reverse
Inspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 242
Unknown Gambler's Cop
Palming: For The Terrified 9
Barry Price Price's Top Cop from top of deck
Palming: For The Terrified 11
Unknown Cop Replacement brief
Palming: For The Terrified 10
Baltazar Fuentes Kick Kut Kop swing cut palm, into kind of perpendicular cop position
Inspired by I'm Dancing 8
Simon Lovell Copthinks
Son of Simon Says! 100
Unknown Gambler's Cop
Personal Collection 355
Harry Lorayne Down And Dirty convincing control into cop (called "Rear Palm" here), to pocket application, two handlings
Personal Collection 427
Harry Lorayne HaLo Cut Cop
Personal Collection 439
Harry Lorayne Optically Controlled illogical cut control, showing that card is not on top and bottom, with Convincing Control addition and pocket finale
Inspired byAlso published here Personal Collection 463
Thomas Baxter The Basic Cop Position
The Action Cop 4
Thomas Baxter, Edward Marlo The Action Cop overhand shuffle action
Inspired by The Action Cop 8
Thomas Baxter The Spread Cull Cop palming out a culled card
The Action Cop 16
Thomas Baxter Under-Cover Cop "An Added Acquitment", fan to cover copped card
The Action Cop 18
Thomas Baxter The Fan Cop
The Action Cop 21
Thomas Baxter The BC Cop (Baxter Count Cop), cop from small packet as it is counted, used to vanish card in 3 Card Monte
The Action Cop 24
John Carney The Carney Cop steal from center
The Book of Secrets 76
Wesley James The Fake-Take Dribble Force deck dribbled on table, copped card added to bottom of right packet
Enchantments 111
Ron Bauer Gambler's Palm direct
Second Finger Top Deal 14
Unknown Gambler's Cop
Full Metal Jacket 10
Fred Robinson, Barrie Richardson Center Cop card from center into left cop
Related to Act Two 212
Unknown Gambler's Cop of entire deck
Best of Friends - Volume III 54
Ken Schwabe Skinning the Fan top card into cop, earlier version is in Bingham's "Cardboard Capers"
Relaxed Impossibilities 49
Ken Krenzel, Ken Schwabe Skinning the Fan Variation bottom card(s) into cop
Relaxed Impossibilities 52
Ken Krenzel The Clip Slip from center into left hand, thumb clip position, see also John Carney's handling (Secrets)
Relaxed Impossibilities 90
Daryl Martinez, Bill Simon Daryl-Simon Convincing Control card ends in cop position
Maelstrom 173
Tom Gagnon Cop without a Beat copping card after Versatile Spread Control
Avant-Cards 128
Barrie Richardson Slippery Jack's Side Steal card from center into left cop, application for card through rubber banded deck
Related toAlso published here
  • The Magician, Mar. 2005
Curtain Call 219
Unknown Gambler's Cop & Lap
Confident Deceptions 147
Unknown Gambler's Cop
The Magic of Steven Hamilton 52
Lance Caffrey Bottom Cop No. 3, three methods
The Asian Hustle — Secrets of the Hindu Shuffle 105
Lance Caffrey One Card Cop No. 4
The Asian Hustle — Secrets of the Hindu Shuffle 105
Daniel Madison Centre Cop Placing a card from the center of the deck into left hand Gambler's Cop in the action of cutting the deck
Placebo 27
Unknown Deck Cop
F for Fiction 17
Edo Huang TG Murphy Deck Cop originally top card(s) to gambler's cop after deck flip flourish
Card Coffee Collective 27
Edo Huang Overhand Cop overhand shuffle action cop
Related to Card Coffee Collective 41
Edward Marlo, Alexander Hansford Convincing Control to Deep Cop
Sprezzatura 25
Vanni Bossi Stolen Goods stealing top card(s) into left hand from small packet as it is removed with right hand, cop or bent cop
Related to The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 60
Roberto Giobbi Cop Force dribble force, force card starts in cop position
Hidden Agenda (Issue Oct 3) 284
Unknown Small Packet Cop
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 137
Dani DaOrtiz Cop Handling during cut from hand to table
Card in Bottle 25
Unknown Gambler's Cop table edge cover during hold-out
Game Changer 185
Edward Marlo Direct Cop for quick repeat card to pocket
Solomon's Secrets 16
Harry Lorayne Optically Controlled llogical cut control, showing that card is not on top and bottom, with Convincing Control addition and pocket finale
Also published here And Finally! 46
Harry Lorayne HaLo Cut Cop
And Finally! 197
Harry Lorayne Keep Your Eye On It card copped out during convincing control type action
Related to And Finally! 199
Jeremiah Zuo Display Cop Choreography copping a card while showing three cards
Confessions of A Magic Fan 46
Tom Gagnon Cops Without a Beat cop after Gagnon ribbon spread control
Gagnon Unfiltered 280
Tom Gagnon Gambler's Cop Replacement slight in-the-hands back-and-forth spread
Gagnon Unfiltered 325
Steve Forte pitch holdout from packet which is pitched onto table
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 534
Steve Forte Gamblers' Cop overhand shuffle cover
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 578
Steve Forte gamblers' cop
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 583
Steve Forte direct transfer cap left-hand cop or thumb clip to top of tabled deck via right-hand end grip transfer
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 592
Steve Forte Overhand Action Cop
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1012