National Geographic : 1973 Aug
The one-minute long distance rate.An inexpensive way to say you got home okay. When you've something short to say, like "I'm home," we've gotawayforyoutosayitforvery little money. It's our late-night and early-morning one-minute rate for long distance calls you dial direct without You can use it any time after 11 at night all the way till 8 the next morning. with an operator from a residence or business phone when direct dialing facilities are not available. They do not apply to person-to person, coin, hotel-guest, credit-card or collect calls, or to calls charged to another number, because an operator must assist on such calls. Any night of the week. And it won't cost very much. Even coast-to-coast. New York to Los Angeles, for instance, is only 350, plus tax (additional minutes are 200 each)* Obviously, most of your calls will take longer, so they'll cost more. But you'll still save money when you dial direct. At AT&T and your local Bell Company, we want you to know all the ways to use your phone so you can save money. That includes using our late night one-minute rate and dialing all long distance calls direct. We hearyou.