This 1942 black and white print advertisement for Bell Telephone has an art illustration of the Bell mascot carrying the continental U.S. on it's back with the headline, “When the nation hurries, it turns to the telephone”.
Year Published: 1942
Approximate overall size – inches: 10.5 x 13.5
“…if once in a while your calls don’t go through as promptly as they did in peace times, please remember that business is not as usual with us. The telephone is tied tight into the war.”
This is a 81 yr. old original vintage ad removed from a 1942 publication and is not a reproduction of any kind.