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By Big Arnold
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I'm sure I wasn't born with the ability to use a rotary dial phone. Or this if it had been part of my childhood.
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By Boiler
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Big Arnold wrote:
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:18 am
I'm sure I wasn't born with the ability to use a rotary dial phone. Or this if it had been part of my childhood.
Central Battery phone. You crank the handle to ring a bell at the exchange, and the battery at the exchange (hence "Central Battery") provides speech current. The operator connects you to the person you wish to speak to.
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