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Another Detective Conan Phone Card

Another Detective Conan Phone Card

“… a promising detective …”

– The Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez (GOLD)

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As has happened on multiple times before, shortly after publishing a post on a topic, another example or variety appears. Last week, we posted about a medal and phone cards for the Detective Conan: The Phantom of Baker Street film. A day later, we come across a generic Detective Conan phone card.

As was the case with The Phantom of Baker Street, there are many generic phone cards for Detective Conan. We are listing this phone card as it does feature some canoncial items – a pipe and a deerstalker cap.

This card was only valid in Japan and was good for 50 call units. The card has a white background and is printed in black, red, blue green and beige inks.

Nigel Stock and Peter Cushing on a Japanese Phone Card

Nigel Stock and Peter Cushing on a Japanese Phone Card

“… actors in this drama…” – The Adventure of the Second Stain (SECO) Peter Cushing and Nigel Stock were to portray Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson for 16 episodes of Sherlock Holmes on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in 1968. Stock had portrayed Watson in the first 13 episodes of the series in 1964 and 1965, with… Continue Reading

A Japanese Phone Card with a Canine Holmes and Feline Watson

A Japanese Phone Card with a Canine Holmes and Feline Watson

“… he hauled something in as a fisherman lands a fish …” – The Valley of Fear (VALL) Many of the visitors to this website probably recall the days when pay phones were a common site when walking down a city sidewalk or inside a hotel lobby. You would drop a few coins into the phone,… Continue Reading