losangelespast:

The first telephone pay station in Los Angeles, at 228 S. Spring Street, 1899. The service was not cheap: that 50¢ per minute call to San Francisco would cost $13.58 per minute in today’s dollars.

losangelespast:

The first telephone pay station in Los Angeles, at 228 S. Spring Street, 1899. The service was not cheap: that 50¢ per minute call to San Francisco would cost $13.58 per minute in today’s dollars.

dynastylnoire:

dickprintbandit:

humansofnewyork:

"I’ve got a lot of troubles. I’ve had a lot of bad luck. But God is getting me back on my feet. God is telling me things.""What sort of things is God telling you?""He’s showing me that I can do things on my own. They used to send a bus to take me to the hospital. But now I get there on my own. Even though it takes longer, God told me I should do it on my own.""What does God say when he talks to you?""God doesn’t talk to me. He puts an inspiration in me. And it doesn’t go away until I’ve done it."

[“What does God say when he talks to you?”
”God doesn’t talk to me. He puts an inspiration in me. And it doesn’t go away until I’ve done it.”]

same

dynastylnoire:

dickprintbandit:

humansofnewyork:

"I’ve got a lot of troubles. I’ve had a lot of bad luck. But God is getting me back on my feet. God is telling me things."
"What sort of things is God telling you?"
"He’s showing me that I can do things on my own. They used to send a bus to take me to the hospital. But now I get there on my own. Even though it takes longer, God told me I should do it on my own."
"What does God say when he talks to you?"
"God doesn’t talk to me. He puts an inspiration in me. And it doesn’t go away until I’ve done it."

[“What does God say when he talks to you?”
”God doesn’t talk to me. He puts an inspiration in me. And it doesn’t go away until I’ve done it.”]

same