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It's worth remarking that this instruction is necessary - and in two colors. It designates a dial telephone rather than the candle-stick, operator-controlled telephone. Lift the receiver, flick the bracket a few times, wait for the operator, then say, clearly, “Union 9 8 2 2 1.”

We're back to needing the distinction between a dial telephone and a cell phone. Won't Siri dial for me?

The dial interface is gone. So are prefixes as places: Union, Chelsea, Snelling.

All dials work the same way.
how_to_use_a_dial_telephone.1512608404.txt.gz · Last modified: 2017/12/06 17:00 by morgan