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Invitation from Theodore N. Vail to Alexander Graham Bell, 1915.
An invitation from the American Telephone and Telegraph company in 1915

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The First Telephone Call
March 10, 1876

Bell's first telephone call was so famous, he repeated the phrase in 1915 in the formal opening of the completed transcontinental telephone lines connecting America's East and West coasts. Picking up the phone in New York, Mr. Bell said, "Mr. Watson, come here, I want you." But this time Watson replied that it would take him a week; he was on the other end of the line in San Francisco.
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