The First Prank Phone Call – 1884!

NetworkWorld presented this little nugget –

Unless it turns out that Alexander Graham Bell didn’t really want to see Watson – that he was just goofing on the guy – then the first documented prank phone call would appear to have occurred about eight years after that famous 1876 exchange … and at the expense of an undertaker in Providence, R.I.

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1 Response to “The First Prank Phone Call – 1884!”

  1. 1 topiclessbar May 23, 2012 at 2:41 pm

    Excellent info! I’m definitely sharing this at the bar when I run out of conversation.

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