Heart of the Home: Telephone Party Lines
We asked readers to send in stories about old telephones and telephone party lines. Here are a couple of favorite stories we received.
Heart of the Home: Party Line Telephone Rang Entirely Too Much
A reader talks about how her family’s old wall-mounted telephone rang constantly, due to being on a telephone party line.
Heart of the Home: Family Shared Telephone Party Line With Disrespectful Teenager
A reader talks about how her family shared a telephone party line with three other families, and how one disrespectful teenager annoyed them and made them happy to finally get a private line.
Heart of the Home: Generous Support From Family and Friends
A reader shares random acts of kindness from friends and family while her husband was battling cancer.