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  1. Lee says:

    Speaking of telecom, in October 1957 AT&T opened an undersea cable between the mainland and Hawaii, advertised in a two page ad.

    In November 1972, General Telephone Co. ran a two page ad in LIFE about it’s Hawaii telephone system, including a microwave link around a volcano.

  2. Tom in Poughkeepsie says:

    Thanks Emily! Very interesting piece of history. Good luck on your new endeavor, and have a happy Thanksgiving.

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