A historic moment in time passed quietly in Gunnedah last Saturday when former telephonists and technicians along with post office staff gathered to mark 50 years since the manual telephone exchange cut over to automatic on April 6, 1974.

The former work mates gathered in the function room at the Railway Hotel for a trip down memory lane as they browsed through photo albums and scrap books and reminisced about the many memorable moments that come with working closely for so many years.

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