Whilst looking into the subject of corded telephones this morning I came across the most elevating marketing material possible – a real life person using a corded phone.

Now, corded phones have lost a lot of headway these days to the more fashionable cordless phones from BT and Philips in particular so it is with great pleasure that I present this beautiful piece of classic marketing imagery.

The way in which the subject finds herself actually tethered to the conversation is representative of the 21st century’s 24/7 obsession with communication

Corded Telephones