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Started by Fabius, April 17, 2014, 03:12:00 PM
Quote from: Sargeguy on January 20, 2016, 03:20:55 AMHere is a neat 1908 pattern sign in crappy condition:OLD MUTUAL TELEPHONE COMPANY BELL TOLL CONNECTIONS PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN
Quote from: Sargeguy on January 20, 2016, 09:06:37 PMBut they wouldn't use "BELL SYSTEM" if they weren't part of the Bell System, and were only connecting to it. I would think the use of "Bell" on the sign would make it a 1908.
Quote from: Signguy on January 21, 2016, 10:51:17 AMRochester, for example, used the 08 logo well after 1921. Others used "incorporated" under the bell.
Quote from: Signguy on January 22, 2016, 12:05:24 PM just because of the lack of "bell system" from the 08 logo does not disqualify the sign from being of that era.