The percentage of American households with telephone service reached 50% in 1945, 70% in 1955 and 90% in 1969. Telephone usage was probably lower in rural areas, such as Hunterdon County. The following images come from an actual 1945 Telephone Directory of the New Jersey Telephone Company.
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|Clinton (Ader - Apgar)||Frenchtown (Able - Frenchtown)|
|Clinton (Apgar - Farley)||Frenchtown (Frenchtown - Treiber)|
|Clinton (Farley - McIntire)||Frenchtown (Union - Zub)|
|Clinton (McPherson - Westcott)||Milford (Agnew - Mex)|
|Clinton (Western - Zabriskie)||Milford (Meyers - Ziegler)|