Born on February 21st in New Haven Connecticut, how old is the Telephone Book?
The first telephone directory, consisting of a single piece of cardboard, listing 50 businesses in New Haven, Connecticut that had a telephone was issued on February 21, 1878. Making the Telephone Book 135 years old.
Here’s a photo of it:
Tonight, we had a total of 32 people check in to the Net. Of those, 6 had the correct answer to the Trivia Question. Congratulations to:
- KJ6GEU – Bob
- KD6JEV – John
- KD6JPD – Jerry
- W6NVY – Gary
- AF6TT – Leon
- WA6USL – Murray
Thank you to everyone who supports our Net by checking in.