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Antique Telephone Month at Farley's Cafe, 2007, Part II

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    Posted 11 years ago

    potrero
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    A few more shots from my "antique telephone month" display at Farley's Cafe near where I live.

    These phones are Trimlines from the 1960s. The mod colors are quite a contrast to the staid black and white bakelite rotary and art deco phones (1920s and 30s) in the other photos.

    The images above the trimlines are blowups of old telephone number cards, the little thing in the middle of the rotary dial that reminded you what your number was, with an English mnemonic (e.g. PEnnsylvania 6500).

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    VINTAGE NOS GREEN WESTERN ELECTRIC TRIMLINE PUSH BUTTON DESK PHONE
    VINTAGE NOS GREEN WESTERN ELECTRIC ...
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    VINTAGE NOS BLACK WESTERN ELECTRIC ILLINOIS BELL TRIMLINE PUSH BUTTON DESK PHONE
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    VINTAGE NOS ORANGE WESTERN ELECTRIC TRIMLINE PUSH BUTTON WALL PHONE
    VINTAGE NOS ORANGE WESTERN ELECTRIC...
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    NOS WESTERN ELECTRIC AQUA BLUE TRIMLINE PUSH BUTTON HANDSET ONLY
    NOS WESTERN ELECTRIC AQUA BLUE TRIM...
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    VINTAGE NOS GREEN WESTERN ELECTRIC TRIMLINE PUSH BUTTON DESK PHONE
    VINTAGE NOS GREEN WESTERN ELECTRIC ...
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    Comments

    1. Robyn, 11 years ago
      Nice display!
    2. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 10 years ago
      Very nice display and the large dial cards catches your eye first.
    3. Ultrawoman, 8 years ago
      I want a red Trimline phone!!!

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