National Geographic : 1956 Oct
Overlooking beautiful Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii. In the background is Diamond Head, the famous extinct volcano 3jWherever you are, at home or abroad... IT'S EASY TO KEEP IN TOUCH BY OVERSEAS TELEPHONE SERVICE There's nothing quite so satisfying and thrilling as a telephone call to someone overseas. From your home or office, you can talk with friends visit ing Hawaii . . . relatives living in Germany... prospects and customers in Japan. The telephone gives you the BELL SYSTEM OVERSEAS advantage of personal contact. You can talk things over as if you were face to face. It's easy and economical. Just tell the operator the country you want to call. Note to travelers:When you're abroad, keep in touch with family and friends at home by telephone. TELEPHONE SERVICE OVERSEAS TELEPHONE RATES ARE LOW Here are some examples: New York to Hawaii . $9 From anywhere in the United States to: Germany or $12 Japan These are the rates for the first three minutes, not including the 10% federal excise tax. To many countries, lower rates apply on Sundays or at night.