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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #75 on: February 07, 2015, 09:22:38 AM »
Wow, it makes me dizzy, there is so much to look at. The room looks amazing, you could open it as a telephone Museum.  Who dose the dusting???

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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #76 on: February 07, 2015, 09:38:21 AM »
Hey Scot....the dusting is me. Janet vacuums one a week. I dust it in poos. I use a big feather with a little pledge on it. It works well, but is just a surface clean. I do a section every few months where I take every phone and wipe it with a clean cloth. It is labor intensive and takes a lot of time, but well worth it to me.....Doug
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« Reply #77 on: January 14, 2017, 09:20:25 AM »
2017 Telephone Room
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #78 on: January 14, 2017, 09:21:23 AM »
two more
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #79 on: January 14, 2017, 10:43:45 AM »
Amazing!
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #80 on: April 08, 2017, 06:15:55 PM »
That is one beautiful and amazing collection, Doug.  Thanks for sharing!
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #81 on: April 09, 2017, 12:31:10 AM »
You do have an outstanding collection Doug. But we don't see all the work that you put into all those phones. It takes a lot of work to restore all those phones.
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #82 on: April 09, 2017, 09:04:06 AM »
Gary....thanks for the kind words...its a labor of love

HAPPY BIRTHDAY.......Doug
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #83 on: April 30, 2017, 11:07:56 AM »
Beautiful!
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #84 on: September 10, 2017, 10:18:25 PM »
This is nearly...unbelievable! Nice collection Doug! Is your wife a Saint?

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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #85 on: September 11, 2017, 05:32:59 AM »
thanks for the kind words and yes she is!
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Re: Doug Rose's Amazing Telephone Collection!
« Reply #86 on: November 23, 2017, 10:22:56 AM »
Wow, it makes me dizzy, there is so much to look at.

ditto, Doug . . . A very nice display and a great collection to be proud of.
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