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(if you need help to make a call)

dial "OPERATOR"

Demopolis
Linden



repair service:



1 f 399-7011
Call Toll Free 1 + 834-9031



Residence subscribers
Business subscribers
Coin subscribers Call

Toll Free Dial '1' & Then 800-292-4144



Residence Subscribers

Toil free-dial '1' & then 557-6111
Business Subscribers

Toll free-dial V & then 557-6123

Coin Subscribers ,„ ^ ^^-,^4^<

Toll free-dial '1 & then 557-6111



DIRECTORY ASSISTANCE AND OPERATOR ASSISTANCE

CHARGES
Within each monthly billini period, the following charges for
Directory Assistance (DA) calls will apply
(NOTE: You may obtain three numbers each time you call DA.)
Local Directory Assistance (Obtained by dialing 1 •«- 411)

- Up to 5 calls there is no extra charge (5-call allowance)

- There is a 20c charge tor each call over 5

In-State Long Distance Directory Asiiitance (Obtained by

dialing 1 + 555-1212. ^ „ „

- For each unused call in your 5-call allowance, you can

make one instate long distance DA call at no extra

charge.

- For each in-state long distance call completed from and
charged to your line, you get one in-state long distance DA
call atno extra charge.

- For each instate long distance DA call, except those offset as
mentioned above, there is a 20e charge.

NOTE: Additional charges may apply if you diai "O to reach
Directory Assistance when you could have dialed
1 + 411 or 1-555-1212

Calls Exempt From Directory Assistance Charges:

- Calls to Directory Assistance requesting numbers that are
both outside Alabama and outside the local calling area

- Calls from persons or numbers that have been exempted
because a caller is handicapped and unable to use a direc-
tory. To find out more about this exemption, call the Busi
ness Office

- Calls from com phones

- Calls from nospital patient rooms and hotel and motel rooms
Local Operator Assistance Charg«^s

There is a 25e charge when you use a South Central Bell
operator to complete a local call that you could have dialed
yourself

Calls Exempt From Local Operator Assistance Charges:

- Emergency calls to police deparlments. fire departments, and
medical emergency numbers.

-Calls from customers who have a handicap and are unabie 10
dial

- Calls placed to get an operator's assistance when a caller has
a s^n/ice problem in reaching a number.

Local emergency calls from public telephones

- Station-to-station calls made from and charged to hotel motel
guest rooms.

- Business calls to the telephone company

Please call the Business Office If you have questions about
Dfreclory Assistance charges



Demopolis. Ala

01346 f South Central Bell Telephone Company 1983



tabic at contents^



local calls.




how to make a local call

business office

directory assistance

repair service



coll
guide



4
8

3,5
3,5



long distance calls




how to make a long distance call

area codes

directory assistance

rate periods

types of calls



10, 11,12

7

8,9

8



general information..




14



CALL-
GUIDE



4




lacni calls



how to dial places in your

local calling area



from DEMOPOLIS telephones dial
the telephone number for the
community shown below:



DEMOPOLIS
289




from LINDEN telephones dial
the telephone number for the
community shown below:




DEMOPOLIS
289



Demopolis. Ala
01346 $1 South Central Bell Telephone Company 1983



lacal calls




CALL-
GUIDE



5



business office:

720 Alabama Ave., Selma, Ala. (Zip Code 36701)

Residence Service

Call Toll Free 1 + 399-7011

Business Service
Service Matters

Toll Free Dial V & Then 834-9031

Billing Matters

Toll Free Dial T & Then 534 9061

Public Telephone Service

Call Toll Free 1 + 800-633-4190

Your Service Representative wil help you with orders for new
or additional service, billing matters, rates, calling cards or
any other information about telephone service you may de-
sire.

hours -8:30 am to 4;30 pm

Monday through Friday

Pay Bills By Bank Draft Plan

You can easily arrange for your monthly bill to be charged
against your checking account. You will be sent a bill marked
paid each month so you can post the amount in your check-
book. Call your Business Office to arrange for this free
service and save time, trouble and stamps.

your telephone company
managers are:



The managers listed below will assist in any matter you may
fee! has not been disposed of properly



Residence Customers

Manager - Residence Service Center
Marvin Hester, Jr.

Office Selma, Ala 875-9039

(Call Collect)
Operations Manager - Residence Service Center

C. M. Nicholson

Office Montgomery, Ala. 834-9100

(Call Collect)
Business Customers
Service Matters
Manager
G. B. Taylor

Office Toll Free Dial VS. Then 832-9523

Billing Matters
Manager
June Pittman

Office Toll Free Dial V & Then 533-4438

Operations Manager - Business Service Center

D. G. Odom

Office Montgomery. Ala. 834-9480

(Call Collect)
Public Telephone Service
Manager
G. M. Bowie

Office 945-2274

(Call Collect)
District Manager
T. R. Strange

Office Montgomery, Ala. 834-9104

(Call Collect)



In case of emergency after normal business hours (4:30
P.M. to 830 AM Mon thru Fri.) on weekends, and holidays
the manager on duty can be reached by dialing toll free i +
800 -H 544-5000.



bills may tie paid at:

Demopolis

Credit Bureau of Demopolis Inc.

104 West Capital Street
Linden
Lowe Jewelry (Jo

1 1 1 Main Street



service and
other calls:



directory assistance

(for numbers not listed in this book)

Linden

Demopolis



dial



1 -t- 411
1-1-411



repair service

Demopolis & Linden
Residence Subscribers

Business Subscribers

Com Subscribers



Toll Free Dial V & Then 557-6111
Toll Free Dial V & Then 557-6123
Toll Free Dial '1' & Then 557-6111



building industry consulting service

call Selma, Ala. collect



875-9033



communications consulting service
business



Call Toll Free 1 + 834-9031



buried cable location information

CALL 48 HRS. BEFORE DIGGING, Grading or Boring. Alabama line
location (Miss All)

No charge to calling party 1 + 800-292-8525

yellow pages service Call Toll Free 1 + 834-9031



assistance in calling



"OPERATOR"



Special services for disabled people

If you are disabled or if you know someone who has a physical
problem in using the telephone, we want to help. The solution may t)e
provided by special equipment we already have available. If not, we
will do our best to help design an effective solution. Deaf or disabled
people can call our Telecommunications Center for Disabled Custom-
ers. There is no charge for this call or for the consultation to help your
specific problem.
Speaking customers

Toll Free Dial 1 & Then 800-544-5000

Heanng and speech impaired
(TDD-TTY).

ToH Free Dial 1 & Then 800-251-5325



?arty line
reach a party on your line dial as outlined below and hang up.
Your bell will ring. When it stops, pick up your receiver and talk.
If your party does not answer, lift the receiver to stop the ringing.
Demopolis subscribers
two-party subscribers

dial the listed number and when you hear the busy signal, hang up.
four- and eight-party subscribers

dial the listed number and when you hear a high pitched tone, dial the
station code shown on your numlDer plate, when you hear the busy
signal, hang up
Linden subscribers

dial repair service toll free dial '1' & then 557-61 1 1 ; give your tele-
phone number and the number you wish to call. When you get the
code number, hang up and dial the code number, and hang up again.
eight-party subscribers
dial the listed number and when you hear the busy signal, hang up.



01346 -Ci South Central Bell Telephone Company 1983



CALL- gt
GUIDE O




lany distance calls



NOTE: For use only from telephones equipped for zero plus dialing



zero

plus

dialing



Demopolis and Linden telephones including coin telephones, have
been equipped for zero plus dialing. From these telephones in
addition to station-to-station calls, you can also dial person-to-
person, collect, calling card and calls charged to another num-
ber. You will be notified In advance when this service is available
from your telephone.




HOW TO USE V
ONE PLUS AND ZERO
PLUS DIALING



(ONE PLUS)

staffon-fo-staffon caffs-bif/ed fo flie felephorte you are calling from

To call within Alabama dial "1" then the telephone number.

To call outside Alabama dial "1" then the distant area code and

telephone number.
(If the operator asks for your number give the one from which you are calling.)



(ZERO PLUS)

person-to-person, collect, calling card, and calls charged to another
number.



To call within Alabama _
To call outside Alabama



dial "0" (Zero) then the telephone number.

dial "0" (Zero) then the distant area

code and telephone number.

When the operator answers . . . give the following Information necessary to complete

your call.

tor example:

pfson-io-penon call give the name of the person you are calling.

coll0ci call say "Collect" ',Jhen give your name.

Cfa



calling card calL
calling card calla from a-



touchtona talaphona only
calla charged to anothar number^



_ say "Calling Card Call", then give your calling card number.

.dial + the phone numlier (wait tor tone) + your calling card number.

Outside your area code, dial + the area code + the phone number (wait

tor tone) + your calling card number.
. say "Bill this Call to (give the area code and number)".



(If the operator asks for your numbe r give the one from which you are calling.)



Damopollt, Ala.

01346 © South Central Bell Telephone Company 1983



tang distance calls




CALL- 7
GUIDE /



one

plus

dialing



With one plus dialing you can dial station-to-station long distance
calls to most telephones. Person-to-person calls, collect calls, call-
ing card calls, calls to be billed to another number and coin telephone
calls are placed with the operator.



ymiiu^r iar^i» eo<l« i« J2IW



#o cati u^ithin Atabanta.

for example:

to call 555-2468 in Montgomery



dial "1" then the telephone number
(do not dial the area code).



dial "V



telephone number
JLl 555-2468



ia €i€Mii auisi€le AlabawntM.



for example:

to call 555-2368 in Atlanta dial "V



dial "1" then the distant area code and
telephone number.

area code telephone number
JLl 404 JL 555-2368



to obtain the distant area code:

Area codes for some cities start on call guide
10. If the place you want is not listed, dial
"OPERATOR."

to reach long distance directory
assistance

■Dial "1" plus the area code for the
place you want plus 555-1212. For
numbers in Area 205 dial "1" plus
555-1212.

•Tell the operator the city or town, then
the name or place you want.

'See Call Guide 3 for information on direc-
tory assistance charges

to reach WATS directory assistance

Wide area telecommunications service
-Dial "1" plus Area Code "800" plus



555-1212 to obtain numbers of those
customers who offer incoming long dis-
tance calls without charge to persons
calling from specific locations.

if you reach a wrong number

^^Dlal "OPERATOR" immediately and tell
the operator what happened. The ope-
rator will make sure you aren't charged
for the call.

you will not be charged

■If you hang up before you dial the com-
plete number.

If the telephone number you dial it
busy or does not answer.

if you need assistance

Dial "OPERATOR." The operator will be
glad to help you.



Oemopolis. Ala.

01346 ® South Central Bell Telephone Company 1983



CALL-
GUIDE



8




long distance calls



Rate periods for calls to points within Alabama



Cuttemcr Oialtd Calls



Station- to- Station - LOWEST RATES
Excludes coin and hotel guest dialed calls.



OAYRATC

Mon throug^i Fn
8 00Ato5 00P


EVENING RATE

Sun through Fn
5 OOP to 11 OOP


NI6HTRATE

All Days
11 OOPtoBOOA


WEEKENORATE

Sat SOOAto 11 OOP
Sun 8 OOA to 5 OOP


Initial Rate Period
1 minute


Initial Rate Period
1 minute


Initial Rate Period
1 minute


Initial Rate Period
1 minute



Holidays -On Christmas Day, New Year's Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving Day, Lat>or Day and on resulting legal holidays
when Christmas, New Year's or July 4th legal holidays fall on dates other than December 25, January 1 or July 4th, the
holiday rate applicable is the Evening rate, unless a lower rate would normally apply.

Operator Assisted Calls - HIQHER RATES

Station to Station -Collect - Credit Card - Coin



ALL DAYS -ALL HOURS -SAME RATE



Initial Rate Period -3 MIN.



Person-to-Person- HIGHEST RATE -Minimum 3 minute initial period charge is the same for all hours of eve^ day.
Charges are bated upon rates in effect at the time of connection at the calling point. This also includes calls beginning
in one rate and ending in another.
Rate periods and rates are subject to change by the company with commission approval.



types of calls:

atatiorvto-statlon

Call station-to-statJon if you wish to talk with anyone who answers.
Rates are lower than person-to-person. Charging begins when the
called telephone answers.

person-to-person

Call person-to-person when you wish to talk to a particular person or
extension phone. Tell the "OPERATOR" you wish to make a 'person-
to-person " call. Rates are higher than station-to-station and also apply
when you talk to an alternate person or extension. Charging starts
when conversation begins.

public telephone calls

From public telephones, see the instruction card on or near the phone,
or dial "OPERATOR".

conference

You can talk with several people in different places at the same time.
Tell the "OPERATOR" you wish to make a 'conference" call.

collect

You can call "collect" if the person or firm you are calling agrees to pay
the charge. If you want to make a "collect" call, please be sure to tell
the "OPERATOR" when you place the call.

telecommunication services for the deaf

South Central Bell provides operator assistance to its customers wno
use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDDTTY). Any TDD/
TTY user making calling card, collect, directory assistance or other
operator-assisted calls should call, toll free, 1 + 800 -^ 855-1155.
This number may also be used for after-hours repair service.



mobile calls - Air-Land-Marine

You can make long distance calls to automobiles, trucks, aircraft,
boats and ships. Ask the "OPERATOR" for the Mobile, Marine, or
High Seas Operator. For information on other Communications Com-
mon Carriers, consult the Yellow Pages under PAGING & SIGNAL-
ING and RADIOTELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS headings.

wide area teiecommunlcations
service (inward WATS)

Station-to-station long distance calls may be made, without charge to
you to those customers who have wide area telecommunications
service. They offer this service to their customer calling from specific
locations. Dial "1 ", plus Area Code "800" plus the special numbers of
customers having this service.

calling card

If you have a calling card (credit card) you can place tong distance
calls economically and have them charged to your regular monthly
bill. Customers may apply for a calling card by calling their service
center.

Mil to third numlMr

Customers may place calls and transfer the charge to another tele-
phone. This service requires "OPERATOR" assistance to record the
numt>er to be billed. The call may be either station-to-station or
person-to-person.

time and charges

Customers, when placing calls, may request from the "OPERATOR"
the amount of time and the charge for the call. This service requires
"OPERATOR" assistance. The call may be either station-to-statk)n or
person-to-person.



01346 South Central Bell Telephone Company 1983



CALL- O
GUIDE %7



LONG DISTANCE RATES TO OTHER STATES
EXCEPT ALASKA AND HAWAII



LOWEST RATES
DIAL-DIRECT ONE-MINUTE RATES



Dial-direct calls are those interstate calls (excluding Alaska and Hawaii)
completed from a residence or business phone without operator assistance.

Dial-direct rates also apply on calls placed with an operator from a
residence or business phorie wtiere dial-direct facilities are not available.

On direct-dial calls, you pay only for ttte minutes you talk. The initial rate
period is one minute any time of day or night.

Additkmal savings apply if you dial direct during the "discount" time periods
indKated on the chart below.



HIGHEST RATES
OPERATOR-ASSISTED ONE-MINUTE RATES




Operator-assisted calls are those requiring
the assistance of an operator to complete
the call. These include person-to-person,
coin, collect, calling card, billed to a third
nunnber, hotel guest, tinne and charge calls.

The initial period for all operator assisted
calls is one minute. Evening, night and
weekend discounts apply to the conversa-
tbn time, but do not apply to operator ser-
vice charges.

To determine the cost of some sample
calling card or operator-assisted calls, first
figure the direct-dial rate for a specific call
from the chart to the left, then add the fol-
lowing service charge to that rate:



SAMPLE RATES
FROM

DEMOPOUS TO:



AII«nU.Qa.



ManOc CWy. M.J.






Chicago. M.



Oanvar, Colo.



D>ti'oW, tWch.



Houston, T>x.



Lo« Angiltt, C«.



PWIodolphts, Ps.



St Louis, Mo.



8— «l>.WMh.



WMtHngton, O.C.



DIAL-DIRECT



WEEKDAY
FULL RATE



First
MlmM



Each

Addttlwul

MInata



.58



.39



.62



.43



.64



.62



.43



.64



.62



.43



.62



.43



.64



.62



.43



.62



.43



.74



.49



.62



.43



EVENING
40% DISCOUNT

Each
First Additional
Minvtt Miniita



.34



.24



.37



.26



.36



.27



J7



.26



.36



.27



J7



.26



.37



.26



.36



.27



.37



.26



.37



.26



.30



.37



.26



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Service charges



Dial-direct Calling Card

rate at left plus ^



0-10 miles



Operator-assisted

Station-to- Person-to-
person



$3.00



1 1 -22 miles



23-5750 miles



$.60


siaiion

$.75


.80


1.10


1.05


1.55



3.00



3.00



SPECIAL RATES

ON

CERTAIN HOLIDAYS



New Year's Day / July 4th / Labor Day / Thanksgiving / Christmas Day - On these legal holidays.the evening rate
appliesall day on dial-direct calls unlessa lower rate would normally apply (nights & weekends.) Holiday rates
do not apply to International Direct Distance dialed calls or on resulting holidays when the legal holiday falls
on a weekend.



Federal Excise Tax and any applicable state and local taxes are not included in the above rates.
Discount rates illustrated are rounded. If you start your call during one rate period and hang up in
another rate period, you will be billed at the rates applicable for each period. Rate periods and rates
are subject to change by the company with commission approval.

CALLS OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL U.S. (INCLUDING ALASKA AND HAWAII)

There are different dial-direct rates (based on the time of day you place your call) that apply on calls to Alaska,
Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada and the Bahamas.

Other locations capable of being dialed direct are parts of Mexico, including Mexico City.

For calls to all other points outside the continental U.S.. dial "0" and ask the operator to place your call. The operator
can also give you rates for calls to these locations.



DEMOPOLIS. AL

01346 <£> South Central Bell Telephone Ck>mpany 1983



t




CALL-
GUIDE




area codes speed your
long distance calls



PACIFIC



The U.S. and Canada are divided into more than 120 telephone areas. Each area
has a 3 figure area code. Your area code is 205 (see map). The area code of the
telephone you are calling should be dialed, or given to the operator if it is different
from the area code of the telephone you are using. It should not be used if it is the
same. (When placing call with operator, say, for example, "I want Area Code 901
422-4699'.) When you give someone your telephone number, include your area
code if needed to return your call. - A list of selected area codes starts on page 1 1 .



ATCANTIC




• Whan daytighi saving Inns ippl«s tim«
differences «ril( change accordingly



INTERNATIONAL DIRECT DISTANCE DIALING



International Direct Dtstarx^ Dialing - Puts ttie world at your fingertips. Many
customers in ttie Linden area can dial calls direct to some countries. A selected
group of these countries and ttieir codes are listed below. If the country you
wish to call is not listed dial "0' arxJ ask ttw Operator for dialing instructions.



COUNTRY


CODE


COUNTRY


CODE


COUNTRY


CODE


American Samoa


664


Guam


871


Nicaragua


505


Andorra


33


Guatemala


502


Nooway


47


Argentina


S4


Guyana


592


Panama


507


Australia


61


Haiti


509


Papua New Guinea 675


Austria


43


Honduras


504


Paraguay


595


Bahrain


973


Hong Kong


852


Peru


51


Belgium


32


Indonesia


62


Pfiilippines


63


Belize


501


Iran


96


Portugal


361


Boivia


591


Iraq


964


Romania


40


Brazil


55


Ireland


353


San Manno


39


Chile


56


Israel


972


Saudi Arabia


966


Columbta


57


Haly


39


Singapore


65


CoaUKca


506


Japan


81


South Africa


27


Cypius


357


Kenya


254


Spain


34


Danmarti


45


Korea


82


Sweden


46


Eouador


593


Kuwait


965


Switzerland


41


El Salvador


503


Uberia


231


Tahiti


669


RH Islands


679


Liechtenstein


41


Taiwan


886


RniMVl


3se


Luxembourg


352


Thailand


66


France


33


Malaysia


60


Turltey


90


French Antilles


596


Monaco


33


United Arab Emirates 971


German Oenmaatic


Nethertands


31


United Kingdom


44


Reput)Hc


37


Netherlands Antilles 599


Vatican City


39


Gemuny-Fad. Rap. ol 49


New Caledonia


687


Venezuela


58


Gtmo*


30


New Zealand


64


Yugoslavia


38



Stabon-to^tatlon CaHs

DIAL:

• trie international access code (01 1 )

• the country code (tfie two-or three-digit numbers above)

• tfie city routng code (a one-to four-digit rxjmber)

• the local telephone number (a two- to nine-digit number)

For example, to place a typical statiorvto-station call to telephone number 1 23456 m
Sydney. Australia, you would dial:

011 (international access code) -i^ 61 (country code)

• -I- 2 (city routing code) ■*■ 123456 (local number).

Operator-Aulated Calls

For person-to-person, collect, calling card and aU other operator-assisted calls,
dial:
•01

• ttie country code

• the city routing code

• the local telephone number

An operator will answer to help complete your caH:
For example, to place a person-to-pereon call to telephone number 123456 in
Sydney, Australia, you would dial:

01 (operator- assisted international access code) + 61

(country code) + 2 (city routing code) + 123456

(local number): an operator would ttien answer to help you complete tf>e peraorv
to-person call.

Please allow at least 45 seconds for all foreign calls to go through.
For a folder with complete IDOD instructions including city routing codes, please call
your telephone business office.

(If your exchange is not listed above, or If you want to call countries not listed above.
dial: 0' and give tfw name of ttie country you wish to call.)



long distance calls




CALL- II
GUIDE II



area codes for some cities

If the place you want is not listed dial "OPERATOR" for the area code.



Plact AraaCodt


Place AraaCode


Place AreaCode


Place AreaCode


ALABAMA




FLORIDA (Cent* d.)




IOWA




MASSACHUSETTS




All Locations


205


Miami


305


Ames


515


Boston


617






Orlando


305


Cedar RapkJs


319


Cambndge


617


ALASKA




St Petersburg


813


Council Bluffs


712


Fall River


617


AH Locations


907


Tallahassee


904


Davenport


319


Lowell


617






Tampa


813


ues Moines


515


Lynn


617










Dubuque


319


New Bedford


617


ARIZONA








Iowa City


319


Newton


617


All Locations


602


QEORQIA

Ait)any
Athens


912


SkxjxCity


712


Springfiekl


413


ARKANSAS



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