Brooklyn in Love and at War

History of World War Two Told Through Letters

Let’s talk about talking…

In the previous post Sylvia wrote in her note that she would call the doctor for the drug store. The note itself was replacing what would today be a telephone call. Before World War II most Americans did not have a private telephone lines. Instead, party lines connected a number of residents to one service.

April 6, 2010 · 5 Comments