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Offline Babybearjs

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Dialing away.....
« on: December 12, 2017, 11:56:52 PM »
if you came across this dial on a phone, would you know what to do?
John

Offline AE_Collector

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Re: Dialing away.....
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2017, 08:00:11 PM »
Hope there was a perimeter number ring around it?

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Offline HarrySmith

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Re: Dialing away.....
« Reply #2 on: December 13, 2017, 09:28:46 PM »
Put it on a payphone?
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Re: Dialing away.....
« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2017, 04:52:38 AM »
Put it on an AE payphone- WE there was a version dots only.

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Offline AL_as_needed

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Re: Dialing away.....
« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2017, 08:42:09 PM »
As if a rotary dial phone was not confusing enough for most "kids".... up the stakes and give them one with that dial.
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Offline Babybearjs

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Re: Dialing away.....
« Reply #5 on: December 15, 2017, 01:47:15 AM »
yup.... kids are amazed when they see the old phones... especially when they can play with them in a intercom setup. I changed the dial face out after I took that pic. wanted to share it with you all....
John