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New Eng. tel. & Tel. Do Not Smoke in Booth Sign

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Telephone Signs161 of 178N.E. Tel. & Tel. Co. Public Telephone Pay Station Rectangle SignNew England Telephone & Telegraph Company Public Telephones Wooden Sign
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    Posted 11 years ago

    llarned
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    A 3" x 6 1/2" single sided porcelain sign used in early New Eng Tel & Tel telephone booths. One of the smallest telephone signs! During the era when these were used, smoking wasn't considered a health hazard; however, the accumulated smoke over time gummed up the transmitter and garbled speech. These signs were introduced prior to 1900.

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    1. curhistpub curhistpub, 9 years ago
      Great Sign. I have only seen 3 in my life..Mark Redmond
    2. Prells6 Prells6, 6 years ago
      Love it!

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