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Automatic Electric Co. Blue Three-Slot Payphone

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Payphones43 of 43W.E. #14 coin collector with 20-B desk stand8 payphone coin boxes in money collector's carrying case
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Posted 7 years ago


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It's hard to date pay phones very specifically because they kept fixing them and mixing and matching parts. This one was probably not blue originally. Jack Worley helped me get this phone cleaned up - thanks, Jack! And my nieces and nephews have helped me jam up the coin return...


  1. camgl, 7 years ago
    Nice looking phone,very nice!
  2. oldie oldie, 6 years ago
    Potrero, do you know what key is needed to open upper housing on a western electric 3 slot payphone. Your phone shows one key for upper, mine has two. Someone told me the upper keys are the same. It's the bottom that is different for every phone. Any help is appreciated. Thanks Mike. My email is

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