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The Origins of Wonder

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tylerwilson Added earlier dice source.
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 The palm-to-palm exchange with coins is Earl "​Presto"​ Johnson'​s. See //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​37394/​Genii/​73|Genii]]//,​ Vol. 73 No. 12, Dec. 2010, p. 73. The palm-to-palm exchange with coins is Earl "​Presto"​ Johnson'​s. See //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​37394/​Genii/​73|Genii]]//,​ Vol. 73 No. 12, Dec. 2010, p. 73.
  
-The move dates back much farther with dice. In a book warning readers about the dice cheat, Gilbert Walker mentions the one-handed palm change being in use at the time. See Walker'​s //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​12478/​A+manifest+detection+of+the+most+vyle+and+detestable+uses+of+dice+play/​43-44|A Manifest Detection of the Most Vyle and Detestable Use of Dice Play]]//, 1552, p. 24 of the 1850 edition.+The single-handed switching of objects for one another ​dates back much farther with dice. In a book warning readers about the dice cheat, Gilbert Walker mentions the one-handed palm change being in use at the time. See Walker'​s //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​12478/​A+manifest+detection+of+the+most+vyle+and+detestable+uses+of+dice+play/​43-44|A Manifest Detection of the Most Vyle and Detestable Use of Dice Play]]//, 1552, p. 24 of the 1850 edition.
  
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