26 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Phone Effects / Person is called during performance
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Theodore Annemann The Unknown Subject apparently random name in phone book divined, person phoned names cards which are divined The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 47
Theodore Annemann Wired Thought any person is phoned and asked to name a card, predicted by performer, indexRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 31) 201
Al Baker A Super-Superprediction person names card which magician has transfered to another deck, roughedAlso published here The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 216
Theodore Annemann Wired Thought any person is phoned and asked to name a card, predicted by performer, index Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 73
Ronald B. Edwards Phone(y) Telepathy selection is apparently revealed by stranger The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 64) 262
Robert A. Nelson A. T. and T. Telepathy selected card is divined by a called person, freely selected in the phone book Miracles in Mentalism and Psychic Experimentation 7
Unknown The Royal Telephone Test stranger is phoned and calls out chosen card Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 181
Al Baker A Telemirakel actually assistant on phone The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Mental Magic) 293
Steffi Storm The Wizard No. 21, Spectator freely selects card, performer calls friend over phone who announces name of selection Scarne on Card Tricks 42
George Schindler Dial phoned person names selection, number is formed by writing letters on a business cardInspired by The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 206) 823
Bob Somerfeld Nickel for Your Thoughts spectator's write down phone numbers, one slip and a playing card are selected, the person is called who reveals the card, actually assistant, Devil's HandkerchiefRelated to Mind Reader's Digest 2
Hans E. Trixer Telephone Brainwave invisible deck over phone Magic of the Mind 56
The Amazing Maurice Mental Telephone Telepathy stranger names selected card, probability method Still More Miracles in Mentalism 24
Aaron Wainer Phonetics random person called during performance says that he also has a magician guest who had him choose a card, they match The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 8) 37
Cy Keller Telephone Card Divination automatic number is called and selection named, gagRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 602
Gerald Kosky Tel-A-Prediction person on phone names number from one to fifty-two, card is predicted The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 68) 337
Dr. Barlow Wagman Tele-Phoney card found by spelling a word, person phoned for getting a word The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 103) 513
Karl Fulves Kruskal Phone Effect The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 8) 970
Ray Brady Different Version of the Telephone Trick spectator calls friend and whispers card, performer divines it, gaffed phone Interlocutor (Issue 50) 236
Michael Weber Directory Assistants prediction is a phone number, Jack Diamonds on other end Life Savers 80
Tony Bartolotta Thotology random person phoned and asked to name any card, medium phoned asked for a number up to 52Inspired by
  • "20th Century Telepathy" (John Northern Hilliard)
Related to
Rigmarole (Issue 7) 81
Milton Kort Svengali of the Phone Lines Card selected, random person called on phone names selection, then spectator names any number, card appears at number (first published in New Pentagram, vol. 1, no. 1, 1969) Kort 115
Jay Sankey Saved By The Bell Spectator dials phone number as indicated by seven cards on the table, message on answering machine reveals the spectator's selection Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Tricks of the Trade) 38
Garrett Thomas GT's Workers Card at Any Number Card freely named, person on the other side of the phone names a number, card is found at that number, used to grab attention of people on the phoneRelated to The Gift of Magic: Amazing Moments 7
Michael Weber Remote Red Black spectator is called during performance and that spectator decides which cards are red or black, performer does not touch cards
- The Dream
- The Dream Realized
- Performance Alternatives
Red Black 2.0 13
Michael Weber The Card Problem fairly removed card named by phoned person, strict conditions, posed as problem Operandi (Issue 1) 22