National Geographic : 1943 Aug
A Flag with 46,200 Stars THE service flag of the Bell System had 46,200 stars on May 1. It has a lot more now. Telephone men and women are serving with the armed forces everywhere. Those who are right in the middle of the fighting realize especially the im portance of the telephone job back home. "Tell the gang," their letters say, "to keep on plugging. "We wouldn't have the stuff for fight ing if the rest of the Bell System wasn't sticking to the job and pushing through the calls that get things done. "Takes team-work to win a war especially a big one like this." BELL TELEPHONE SYSTEM * Your continued help in making only vital calls to war-busy centers is more and more essential every day.