This was my Torpedo (Harrods) 17. The shadows quiz game would contain both very common and less common models, hopefully making it a challenging game that still gives some satisfaction!
The phone even came to me from Michigan!
Here's where I found:
Sent from my Everest Jolson
Ooh, now I'll have to dig out the pair of rotary phones I have in storage. Yet another Typospherian fetish :DReplyDelete
It's really hard not to spend lots of money to get myself a trimphone shipped over from the UK. ( http://www.phone-pages.org.uk/trim1.jpg ) I've loved them ever since I saw them used throughout 1970s Doctor Who.Delete
ooh, sharp-looking! Now I kind of want one, despite the unlikelyhood of it ever working with the US phone current standards. :DDelete
I want the silhouette quiz!ReplyDelete
You'll soon have it!Delete
Nice looking phone. Sure is great you were able to find one. I'm on fiber so I cannot use rotary since there is no D.C. to run the ringer and the dial pulses need copper too. I could build a converter though. I still have some old rotary and touch tone phones in the shop. Some even have audio couplers.ReplyDelete
Seems like there's an endless supply of them on ebay going rather cheaply, as long as you don't want a red or yellow or pink one.Delete
We don't even have phone service at all! This is merely for decoration...
Phones! Those would definitely be my other addiction if I only had more space...ReplyDelete
Looking forward to see your "new" room. The small hints you already showed look very promising!