128 entries in Cards / Sleights / Palming / Lateral Palm
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
A Perpendicular Palm kind of perpendicular lateral palm
1890 136
James Steranko Chapter Four - The Lateral Palm chapter intro, "Certainly, I do not contend to have invented this method of holding a card."
1960 18
James Steranko Top Palm with Lateral Palm details
1960 18
James Steranko Bottom Palm
VariationsAlso published here 1960 20
James Steranko Replacements to top or bottom
1960 21
James Steranko Steranko's Shadow Steal
  • card into right hand Lateral Palm as top half is replaced
  • as direct control to top
  • as color change from center to top
Related toVariations 1960 22
James Steranko Center Jog Palm insertion steal into right hand lateral palm
1960 25
James Steranko Diagonal Jog Shift Palm to right hand lateral palm from injog
Related to 1960 26
James Steranko Side Steal Lateral Palm to right hand lateral palm from break
Variations 1960 27
James Steranko The Push Off Spread holding out a lateral palmed card during in-the-hands spread
1960 30
James Steranko Spread Replacement placing lateral palmed card at wanted position during in-the-hands spread
1960 31
James Steranko Packet Replacement Variation addition to packet, or card-at-a-number
1960 31
James Steranko, Jerry Andrus Riffling the Deck two-handed riffling while holding out lateral palmed card
1960 32
James Steranko Lateral Afterthoughts
  • crimping
  • transfer to Tenkai or Rear Palm
  • different anchor fingers
1960 34
Tony Slydini Fan Steal & Switch with variations
1960 164
Edward Marlo Lateral Palm in the context of a move, see fig. 49
1961 21
Edward Marlo The Pivot Palm from Master Position to Lateral Palm
  • Hand to Hand Transfer
  • Pivot Palm Replacements (to top, bottom or center)
1961
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
69
Jerry Andrus The Side Delivery Palm from center, angly
Also published here 1961 11
Jerry Andrus Side Delivery Palm from the top
1961 15
James Steranko Further Adventures of the Lateral Palm introduction
1962 41
James Steranko Lateral Bottom Palm deck held in right hand end grip and taken with left hand, bottom card palmed in right hand later palm
1962 41
James Steranko Lateral Bottom Block Palm bottom cards twisted inwards and moved into right-hand lateral palm
1962 46
James Steranko Tabled Lateral Palm Replacement into Center palmed cards inserted into center of tabled deck
1962 52
James Steranko Lateral Card Change Nr. 1 starts with double, face-card stolen into lateral palm
1962 69
James Steranko Lateral Card Change Nr. 2 starts and ends with double
1962 75
Karl Fulves Direct Cop - Second Method tabled, from center, kind of longitudinal laterl palm
1973 88
Tenkai Ishida Tenkai Finger-Hold Palm sort of lateral palm
1974 62
Jerry Andrus The Top Clip Slip from the top to sort of a lateral palm
1976 26
Jerry Andrus Side Delivery Palm from center, angly
Also published here 1976 37
Jerry Andrus Stainless Steal
1976 45
Jerry Andrus Super Sleight steal from center to lateral palm, while pushing card in
1976 47
Jerry Andrus Super Change card transforms into selection
1976 47
Jerry Andrus Swivel Clip center to right clip / lateral palm
1976 57
Tony Slydini Fan Steal in two phases
Related to 1976 75
James Steranko, Henry Bihari, Jerry Andrus Lateral Palm Side Steal
Nov. 1979
Apocalypse (Vol. 2 No. 11)
268
James Steranko Lateral Palm Position
1979 42
Edward Marlo The Fingertip Steal from center to top
1980 95
Edward Marlo Another Fingertip Side Steal
1980 99
Arturo de Ascanio Lateral Palm Steal palming cards from a small packet into a lateral palm
1980 14
Richard Kaufman Lateral Palm Switch one for one of several palmed
Sep. 1981
Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 9)
69
James Steranko, Jerry Andrus Lateral Palm Side Steal
1982 399
Dennis Marks Lateral Palm Hold Out shuffling while holding a card in lateral palm
1982 399
Dennis Marks Lateral Palm Replacement
1982 401
Edward Marlo Bottom Lateral Palm right hand
1984 251
Wladimir Mikek A Card Production spin production from lateral palm
Sep. 1988
Opus (Vol. 2 No. 1)
8
Dai Vernon Given the Slip four packets cut, face cards shown one by one, then they changed to Aces when shown again
Related toVariations 1989 75
Ellsworth Lyman Cloyes Palm Position credit information for Lateral Palm
1990 126
Harry Lorayne, Dan Garrett Lateral Palm Transfer double is replaced on deck, bottom of double transferred to bottom
1990 214
Simon Aronson Lateral Palm Double Change top and bottom cards shown, they then change to two previous selections, also as Ace production in comment (2)
1990 44
Dan Garrett The Knuckle Busting Ultra Garrett Spinning One-Hand Lateral Palm Platform Card Transformation (With Triple Change Option) see also p. 817 for more ideas
Related toAlso published here 1991 641
Vanni Bossi Secret Subtraction of a Card (or More) a few cards fanned in right hand, fan closed and taken into other hand, face card(s) stolen into left hand low lateral palm
Also published here 1991 15
Vanni Bossi Secret Addition to the Tabled Pack of One or More Cards a few cards fanned in right hand, fan closed and taken into other hand, face card(s) stolen into left hand low lateral palm and unloaded on deck
1991 15
Arturo de Ascanio Lateral Palm Steal palming cards from a small packet into a lateral palm
1992 26
Ernest Earick Lazy-Susan Tabled Palm tabled palm in left hand lateral palm
Variations 1993 127
Lennart Green The Basic Move audible simulated placement
1995 5
Lennart Green The Basic Application stealing a card out of deck via Snap Deal
Related to 1995 8
Lennart Green Misdirection tips for the Snap Deal
1995 12
Lennart Green The Grouped Snap Deal Snap Deal with multiple cards
1995 14
Carlos Vaquera The Lateral Palm Catch
1995 ca. 15
Dan Garrett One-Hand Swivel (O.H.S.) Card Change lateral palm, also as double ("triple") change
Also published here 1996 9
Wesley James Low Lateral Palm credit information
July 1998
Onyx (Issue 4)
8
Carlos Vaquera The Lateral Palm Catch
1998 ca. 12
Guy Hollingworth Lateral Palm
1999 55
Guy Hollingworth Regarding the switching of cards. Two lateral palm, two switches
Related to 1999 151
Baltazar Fuentes Subway Pivot Transfer from right-hand Lateral Palm to left-hand packet
2000 39
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Ambitious Lateral Steal top card of deck out-jogged and apparently taken with right hand, lateral palmed card is switched in
2001 19
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Finesse on Lateral Steal
Inspired by
  • "Lateral Steal" (Lennart Green, Green Magic video)
2001 19
Dan Buck, Dave Buck One Handed Lateral Palm off the top of the deck, also as color change
2001 20
Iain Moran Modified Lateral Palm Steal bottom card from small packet
Oct. 2001
Ego (Vol. 1 No. 5)
7
Shoot Ogawa TV Snap single card production from lateral palm
Also published here June 2003
Magic (Vol. 12 No. 10)
86
Wesley James Low Lateral Palm The Position
2004 357
Wesley James The Deal-Out Subtraction "alpha", secret subtraction alternative, using low lateral palm
2004 359
Wesley James Low Lateral Control lateral palm from center
2004 361
Wesley James Low Lateral Conversions
  • Low Lateral Palm to Gambler's Flat Palm
  • Low Lateral Palm to Tenkai/Slydini/Marlo Palm
  • Low Lateral Palm to Bold Steal
  • Gambler's Flat Palm to Low Lateral Palm
  • Tenkai to Low Lateral Palm
  • Bold Steal to Low Lateral Palm
  • To and From Gambler's Flat Palm
2004 364
Wesley James Add-Backs Low Lateral Palm Replacements
  • Standard Add-Back
  • No Contact Add-Back
  • Bottom Add-Backs
2004 367
Wesley James Low Lateral Steals
  • Top Steal
  • Bottom Steal
  • Middle Steal
2004 370
Wesley James Low Lateral Switches
  • Low Lateral Addition
  • Low Lateral Substitution (with half-pass on top of deck under cover cards)
Related to 2004 373
Cloyes Palm off the top
2005 230
George McBride Veeser Meets Steranko lateral palm
2005 33
George McBride Lateral Palm Packet Switch
2005 34
Arturo de Ascanio Lateral Palm Steal palming cards from a small packet into a lateral palm
2006 98
Arie Vilner Underhanded Delivery Upstream loading a previously lateral palmed card first to outside of case and then into case as deck is removed, also a second method of loading the case in the lap
2009 25
Arie Vilner Tabled Lateral Palm off the tabled deck, one-handed
2009 34
Arie Vilner Two Handed TLP off the tabled deck
2009 35
Arie Vilner LP Application - The Bent Card Switch using lateral palm
  • Ambitious Card sequence
Related to 2009 36
Arie Vilner LP Application: In-the-Hands Secret Transfer stealing top card of deck into right hand lateral palm as another card is displayed in the right hand
2009 38
Arie Vilner TLP Variation - Penultimate TLP lateral palming the second from top card off the tabled deck
2009 39
Arie Vilner TLP Variation - The Wallet Load top card of tabled deck is lateral palmed off and loaded into ungaffed wallet as it is opened and closed
2009 40
Arie Vilner TLP Sandwich Switch sandwich switch with tabled lateral palm off the tabled deck
Related to 2009 43
Justin Higham Lateral-Palm Method
Inspired by 2011 8
David Davies Covered Vernon Change two-card switch
Inspired by 2012 15
Lennart Green Robo al cuadrar card is inserted in center of the deck, steal to lateral palm
2013
El Manuscrito (Vol. 6 No. 24)
810
Lennart Green Robo de la carta y lavado de baraja card is inserted in center of the deck, steal to lateral palm after all around square up
2013
El Manuscrito (Vol. 6 No. 24)
811
Lennart Green Robo desde debajo bottom cad palmed to lateral palm
2013
El Manuscrito (Vol. 6 No. 24)
812
Lennart Green Robo clásico de enmedio cad palmed to lateral palm, when two halves are put together
2013
El Manuscrito (Vol. 6 No. 25)
850
Lateral Palm Steal Stealing bottom card into Lateral Palm
Related to 2014 12
Peter McKinnon Crow double, one-handed change
2014 8
James Steranko, Guy Hollingworth The Lateral Palm position, angles, covers
2015 6
Guy Hollingworth Lateral Top Palm
2015 11
Lateral to Deep Tenkai Palm
2015 14
Lennart Green Snap Deal
2016 53
Vanni Bossi The Fan Flip Steal a few cards fanned in right hand, fan closed and taken into other hand, face card(s) stolen into left hand low lateral palm
Also published here 2016 62
Akira Fujii Lateral Top Palm
June 2017
Genii (Vol. 80 No. 6)
84
Akira Fujii Lateral Palm Shoot Under Mat card shot under mat from lateral palm as it is lifted
June 2017
Genii (Vol. 80 No. 6)
84
Harapan Ong Straight Ace four Aces produced in empty hands at once in straight line
2018 40
Alexander Hansford Lateral Palm Switch
2018 68
Alexander Hansford Modified Vernon Switch
Inspired by 2018 70
Lateral Palm brief
2018 162
Alexander de Cova Top Cop top card into right-hand gambler's cop
2018 136
Lateral Palm Switch
2019 212
Akira Fujii Sidewinder Steal - Basic Technique center steal of selection into right-hand lateral palm variation, as top half is replaced onto tabled half
Variations 2020
The Neat Review (Issue 3 - Tokyo 2020)
28
Akira Fujii Sidewinder Steal - Dealt Packet Steal selection made during deal onto table
Inspired by 2020
The Neat Review (Issue 3 - Tokyo 2020)
32
Akira Fujii Sidewinder Steal - Advanced Technique incorporating one-handed glide
Inspired by 2020
The Neat Review (Issue 3 - Tokyo 2020)
36
Nancy Colwell Lateral Ascanio Steal Stealing the hidden cards in an Ascanio Spread, puts them in Lateral Palm
Inspired by 2021 30
Curtis Kam Kam's Caress hand shown empty before and after change
  • Variations
    • More cards, more changes
    • More faces, wore changes
July 2021
The Disclaimer (Vol. 1 No. 4)
97
Shoot Ogawa TV Snap single card production from lateral palm
Also published here 2022 200
Joshua Logan Logan Swivel double inserted out-jogged in deck, bottom card stolen out as it is pivoted
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Nov. 2012
2022 1161
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Optical Center Steal card apparently inserted into outer end of deck can be either palmed in right hand or controlled to top, in addition to also having a different card out-jogged in its place, uses modified palm grip (combination of lateral and Tenkai palms), see also application on p. 89
2022 12
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Lateral Bottom Steal different method to get bottom card into lateral palm, see also p. 185
Inspired by 2022 37
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Multiple lateral palm obtaining multiple cards off bottom of packet into right lateral palm
2022 61
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Optical Center Steal used here to apparently insert card between two tabled cards and immediately stolen out
2022 89
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Card switch in fan hidden face-down card in face-up fan is brought into view as right hand inserts a card and immediately steals it out into lateral palm
2022 172
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Multiple lateral palm from bottom preliminary double undercut to set cards into position to be lateral-palmed from bottom in right hand (then transferred to Tenkai), see also p. 37
2022 185
Jean-Pierre Vallarino Optical Center Steal technique used here to steal card (double) apparently inserted on bottom of tabled packet and loaded on top, see also application on p. 89
2022 261
James Steranko Bottom Lateral Palm brief
Also published here Aug. 2023
Genii (Vol. 86 No. 8)
19
James Steranko Lateral Palm Drop Addition card dropped onto tabled packet from lateral palm with packet in same hand, other hand brushes table
Also published here
  • Genii, Nov. 1962
Aug. 2023
Genii (Vol. 86 No. 8)
19
James Steranko Lateral Palm Transfer used as alternative to Vernon Transfer
Also published here
  • Genii, Nov. 1962
Aug. 2023
Genii (Vol. 86 No. 8)
25
James Steranko Lateral Palm Side Steal Reverse card side stolen and deck turned over later palmed card
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Genii, Nov. 1962
Aug. 2023
Genii (Vol. 86 No. 8)
27