Do You Still Have an Old Phone in Your Home?
Alexander Graham Bell was awarded the first U.S. patent for the invention of the telephone in 1876. Elisha Gray, 1876, designed a telephone using a water microphone in Highland Park, Illinois. ... Thomas Edison invented the carbon microphone which produced a strong telephone signal ~ Wikipedia
it's National Telephone Day! Celebrating phones from 1876 until today! We've come a long way. Listeners sent us some photos of their classic phones .... including our sister station 105.7 the Hawk! By the way no one knows the number to the "hotline"