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As the ‘telephone people’ appear ready to burden us with a new area code mandate, a proud ‘603-er’ makes his case

By Dean Shalhoup - Senior Staff Writer | Apr 24, 2021
File image An example of the typical desk or table telephone in the 1940s-50s pre-dial era. Users just picked up the receiver and listened for an operator, who asked for the number you were calling and connected you.
Dean Shalhoup

Longtime reporter, columnist and photographer, is back doing what he does best ñ chronicling the people and history of Nashua. Reaching 40 years with The Telegraph in September, Deanís insights have a large, appreciative following.


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