Automatic Electric Co.
AE8- MAGNETO  Chicago, ILL 1889-1983

The AE8 Magneto Desk Telephone is a rugged all steel cased set.

The ringer is in the bottom and probably resonated of the desk or tablr it set on.

There are is two large horse shoe magnets in the generator to work with the MAGNETO CIRCUIT.
The battery box was probably on the floor.

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