The Telecom Digest for May 20, 2010
Volume 29 : Issue 137 : "text" Format
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On This Day In 1960 (Anonymous)
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Date: Tue, 18 May 2010 22:57:15 -0400
From: Anonymous <email@example.com>
Subject: On This Day In 1960
The following note was in the Owensboro (KY) Messenger-Inquirer:
May 20, the Owensboro office of the Southern Bell Telephone Co. will have a
new type of monthly billing for long distance calls. In addition to the
present information on each bill, it will give the phone number called. The
new statements are the result of machine billing. The operator will mark the
necessary information on an IBM card when a call is completed. These cards are
sent to the accounting office where they are sorted, rates are figured and the
toll statement is printed -- all automatically.
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