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It seems that every time I turn on the radio the song “Payphone” by Maroon 5 comes on. Today’s post will be of a payphone before they become a thing of the past, this one even had a phonebook attached to it; now that is a piece of history 🙂


16 responses

  1. Jeni Johnson

    Oh wow, that pay phone has had more action than a Las Vegas Casino, where did you find it? Anyways, I’m jealous now because I took a photo of a Sicilian pay phone I’ve been waiting to post for awhile…good one rivers!

    August 16, 2012 at 2:44 am

  2. ckponderings

    Nicely captured! Very earthy, but, as you said, these’ll soon be things of the past!

    August 16, 2012 at 4:08 am

  3. Very cool!

    August 16, 2012 at 4:41 am

  4. You’re right the payphone has become a thing of the past. Love the processing.

    August 16, 2012 at 5:13 am

  5. Nice blog , lots of Beautiful pictures … 🙂

    August 16, 2012 at 9:38 am

    • Thank you for you kind comment 🙂

      August 16, 2012 at 9:58 am

  6. Classic!!!!

    August 16, 2012 at 5:03 pm

  7. I can’t think of the last time that I saw a phone booth!

    August 16, 2012 at 7:11 pm

  8. The poor thing is in bad shape… Shame… 🙂 Not something that is often seen anymore.

    August 17, 2012 at 4:52 am

  9. Love it! So great with the loose flyers on the side. 🙂

    August 17, 2012 at 6:12 pm

  10. Payphone! My favorite song from Maroon 5.
    Hehe, there are so many papers on payphone.
    Great pic 🙂

    August 17, 2012 at 8:25 pm

  11. Amazing! I don’t think I’ve seen one of those in ages, especially with the phone books still attached.

    August 18, 2012 at 3:46 am

  12. I can see 3 language courses advertising on that payphone. Nice capture!

    August 19, 2012 at 8:29 am

  13. ivanterzic

    Aaaah this one is great! Its incredible how common urban things can almost compete with world recognized Art works. The photo is just awesome!

    August 20, 2012 at 10:55 am

    • Thanks for your kind words, really appreciate it 🙂

      August 20, 2012 at 12:44 pm

  14. I am seeing a lot of drama in this photo. And, can’t help but sing Maroon 5’s … Hehe

    August 24, 2012 at 7:37 pm