A Baby Boomer remembers…

When telephones looked like this:

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Mom, Grandma, retired social worker, blogger. I love reading fiction of all kinds, and I'm also addicted to television (Netflix, Hulu, Acorn, Amazon video).

Posted on October 7, 2011, in The Boomer Years. Bookmark the permalink. 6 Comments.

  1. Not quite that style but I remember the dial.

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  2. My father still has his. That thing is heavy too. And, we know, it was the only phone in the house and you didn’t call long distance unless it was an emergency or Christmas.

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  3. I do remember dial phones similar to that. We never had a phone until I was about 16.. How times have changed, now just about every individual has a phone let alone each home!

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  4. Teena, I always though it was hard to dial when I was a kiddo.

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  5. Kathy, I also remember party lines; you had to wait for someone else to get off the phone.

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  6. Lady Banana, everyone seems to have some kind of cell phone now!

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