79 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Phone Effects / For normal phone conversations
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Charles T. Jordan Long Distance Mind Reading No. 2, card trick performed via mail, deck riffle shuffled once and cut in two halves, one card moved from one half to the other and either half mailed backAlso published here Thirty Card Mysteries 12
Al Baker, Audley Walsh Number Please - Audley Walsh Method
- Al Baker Method
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 325
Charles T. Jordan Long Distance Mindreading stacked deck mailed to friend with selection procedure, crib sheet at home Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 174
Louis Lam The El-El Telephone Test Be Deceived 5
Oscar Weigle Thought on the Line card thought amongst a group found over telephone Do That Again! 27
Charles T. Jordan Forty-Nine 21 card trick with 49 cards and two dealing rounds, see also page 524 for idea to do it as telephone trick by Lloyd Jones The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 78) 513
Al Baker, Audley Walsh Telephone Mystery Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 210
William H. McCaffrey Variation of the Telephone Mystery Related to Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 211
L. Vosburgh Lyons Telepsyche location of the card The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 75) 306
Jack Miller Count Ten! on from ten cards is divined, also possible over the phone The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 96) 389
Jack Miller Dis-Cards spectator puts amount of cards on the table and removes some again, the rest is named by the performerRelated toVariationsAlso published here The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 96) 388
Audley Walsh Walsh's Long Distance Card Trick No. 67, Divine number of pocketed cards over phoneAlso published here Scarne on Card Tricks 123
Russell "Rusduck" Duck Tele Teaser The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 244) 975
Bob Somerfeld Good Deal bunch of cards in two piles face up and face down, same amount of face up cards Pieces of Mind 9
Aage Darling Telephotrix card is divined over phone I'll Read Your Mind 19
John Scarne Phone Miracle spectator finds card performer was thinking of, over the phone The Best in Magic 118
Jack Miller Discard spectator puts amount of cards on the table and removes some again, the rest is named by the performerAlso published here The Best in Magic 105
Charles T. Jordan Magic by Mail Divination of selected card by mail, deck is sent through the post, deck is shuffled and card is selected, only half the cards are sent to the magician, yet card is divined. Uses interlocking chainsAlso published here Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 27
Alan Milan Long Distance Telephone Test selection is divined Still More Miracles in Mentalism 72
Ken Krenzel Tele-Spell via telephone, see also p. 246 & p. 270 for referenceInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 5) 247
Nick Conticello The Non-Telephone Telephone Trick small packet, spectator selects a card, does some rearranging and is left with cardVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 137
Ray Grismer Mind Ray spectator deals card on table according to some instructions The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 7) 620
Orville Wayne Meyer The Being at the Other End card divined over phoneRelated to The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 73) 361
Karl Fulves Call A Card "Fone Trix", not 100% The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 6) 951
Eddie Fields Field's Version of an Oldie Telephone trick, magician able to divine selection The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 70
James G. Thompson Jr. The Phone Miracle No. 48, card selected with some counting and numbers Self-Working Card Tricks 72
Nathan Stark Ultimate Phone Test card is divined, clever method The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 163) 811
Eddie Fields Silent Transmission Telephone Mystery Spectator deals cards over the phone, magician stops deal on selected card The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields 30
Audley Walsh Long Distance No. 47, spectator selects a card with some counting and numbers and reads of the cards of a packet, performer names card and the number of cards in spectators pocketAlso published here Self-Working Card Tricks 71
Karl Fulves Tele-Poker No. 9, person phoned, he deals two hands of any number of cards, after some discarding only two cards remain in one hand, which is predictedInspired by Self-Working Mental Magic 11
Sam Schwartz Long Range Telepathy over the phone method for mathematical three-card monte Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 65
Father Cyprian Time Zoned over the phone method for mathematical three-card monteAlso published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 66
Karl Fulves Shylock card divination over the phone, instruction gameAlso published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 67
Karl Fulves Linear Blackjack game of Blackjack over the phone, performer knows which card to select to winAlso published here Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 69
Edward Marlo Ma Bell Ringers Marlo's "Telephone Test" from Ibidem #11
three phases, over phone or in other room
The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 20
Danny Korem, Edward Marlo Korem Variation of Telephone Test based on Marlo's "Telephone Test" from Ibidem #11, four phasesInspired by The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 22
Karl Fulves The Parallel Principle shuffled deck split in two halves, performer and spectator remove card and put it in other half, divined in illogical way with both selections being the same Card Counting 33
Karl Fulves Digital Diamonds Ace, Two and Jack mixed according to rules over phoneInspired byRelated to Six Impromptu Card Tricks 3
Paul Curry Matchmaker - Telephone Version version of previous item over the telephone, five ESP cards are torn in half, matching routine Epoptica (Issue Yearbook) 295
Terry LaGerould Looker turning the head of a lady used for mating effect Close-up Seductions 85
Unknown A Remote Miracle No. 25, spectator deals some cards to select one and later calls off order of cards, performer on phone names selection More Self-Working Card Tricks 35
Karl Fulves Shylock's Card No. 27, one of three Kings selected and divined over phoneInspired byAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 37
Richard Himber No Questions Asked No. 28, location over phone More Self-Working Card Tricks 39
Karl Fulves Linear Blackjack No. 30, game of Blackjack over the phone, performer knows which card to select to winAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 41
Father Cyprian Time Squared No. 32, over the phone method for mathematical three-card monte, spectator removes cards according to current timeInspired byAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 43
Steve Beam Leftovers on an idea for finding a check with muscle reading, a very risky idea to find a selected card over the phone, John Riggs The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 7) 120
David Regal Mind On The Line location Star Quality - The Magic of David Regal 217
Tom Craven The Custom Card Trick card is found and spelled to at impossible conditions, possible over phoneInspired by Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 24
Chuck Smith Phone Trick What If? 20
Karl Fulves The Wizard of Odds No. 31, nine cards used for "three-card poker", hand with Ace of Spades wins, includes spelling of names, inspired by the Copperfield/Steinmeyer television trick Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 55
Doug Canning Telephone Lying spelling lie detector over the phoneInspired by
  • "Remote Control" (Jim Steinmeyer, The New Invocation #43)
Related to
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 2 14
Richard Vollmer Einstein's Favorite Trick spectator locates his own card Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 2 32
Bob King, Jim Steinmeyer, Jon Racherbaumer Tele-Mental Also published here Five-Star Magic 23
Bob King, Jim Steinmeyer, Jon Racherbaumer Telemental Also published here Great Britain 2001 20
Doug Canning, Steve Beam Five Card Stud chosen card is located by the use of a down-under deal and by spelling the locator cardInspired by
  • Gene Castillon's " Computer Telephone Mystery" in "The Linking Ring" June, 1999.
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 27
Steve Beam Up & Over the Down & Under two ways
- Up & Over
- Lucky Card
Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 3 33
Paul Curry, Howard A. Adams Matchmaker five ESP cards, torn in half, matching routine, two versions, one with telephone, basic principle goes back to Howard Adams' trick "Packeten One" in "O.I.C.U.F.E.S.P" Vol. 9Related to Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 147
Jim Steinmeyer The Nine Card Problem small packet spelling discovery, no-touch Impuzzibilities 5
Jim Steinmeyer The Full Deck Problem Nine Card Problem version with deck Impuzzibilities 8
Jim Steinmeyer Three Card Monte spectator mixed three cards according to instructions, possible over phone Impuzzibilities 25
Audley Walsh Number, Please - Audley Walsh Method The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 568
Al Baker Number, Please - Al Baker Method The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 569
Jim Steinmeyer The King's Coronation spelling thing with 4-King packet, clubs is forced, no-touch Further Impuzzibilities 1
Jim Steinmeyer The Princess in a Crowd fifteen card matrix trick, no-touch Further Impuzzibilities 5
Jim Steinmeyer, Stewart James Five Cards on the March mathematical spelling trick with row of five coins, based on Stewart James "Stranger in a Strange Land"Variations Further Impuzzibilities 10
Rajneesh Madhok Tell A Phony Too divination of birth month and playing card over the phone with dealing procedure, variation of Eddie Fields' "Tell a Phony" (Greater Artful Dodges, p. 111) Penumbra (Issue 11) 12
Ken Krenzel AUTOMACAAN 100% no-touch, card selected instead of named, impromptu, possible over telephone Relaxed Impossibilities 227
Jim Steinmeyer Eleven Roads to Heaven eleven cards, one selected with dealing procedure, located, no-touch Subsequent Impuzzibilities 1
Ken De Courcy 1654 card chosen from quarter of deck, spectator finds it himself via down under dealInspired byRelated to Prolix (Issue 7) 453
Jim Steinmeyer Eight Cards Espial no-touch selection with Ace-8 of Clubs packet, selection named in the end Ensuing Impuzzibilities 1
Jim Steinmeyer Seven Cards Examined no-touch selection with Ace-7 of Hearts packet, selection named in the end Ensuing Impuzzibilities 3
Kuniyasu Fujiwara Automatic Ace Triumph hands-off, dealing procedure, sixteen cards Ensuing Impuzzibilities 5
Sveroni Profiler card divination over phoneInspired by
  • "Von Mensch zu Mensch" in "Magigramm", September, 1988
Alte Neuheiten 36
Jim Steinmeyer Wishing & Making it So any card thought of, counting procedure with small packet, over phone Treacherous Impuzzibilities 1
Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph Chicagoism packet, spelling, also over phoneInspired by
  • "Jasonism" (Eddie Joseph, Sphinx Sept. 1946)
Treacherous Impuzzibilities 5
Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph Invoking Margery Inspired by
  • "India Calling" (Eddie Joseph, Card Bonanza, 1950)
Treacherous Impuzzibilities 22
Michael Weber Pencil Poker Ten Card Poker Deal performed over phone with notepad on both ends TEN 35
Jim Steinmeyer The Irresistible Force from three cards (Six, Seven, Queen) the Seven is forced via counting procedure Devilish Impuzzibilities 7
Jim Steinmeyer, Eddie Joseph, Alan Stockwell A Study in Scarlet and Black as phone effectInspired by
  • "The Tobba Mystery" (Eddie Joseph, Dumbfounders with Cards, 1951)
Devilish Impuzzibilities 21