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Product name Toy Telephone Sets
Description These toy telephone sets include two battery-operated toy telephone connected by means of a detachable cord. The sets are ivory in color, and are equipped with functional intercoms, signal lights and buzzers. The name "Mehanotehnika" is printed on the bottom of each phone. These phone sets are advertised in the current Christmas catalog as a "Desk Phone Set," number 48T20192. 
Problem The two-prong plugs at each end of the cord so closely resemble genuine electrical plugs that children may try to force them into household sockets, thereby receiving severe shocks or burns. 
Distribution Sold through Montgomery Ward's catalogs 
Company Montgomery Ward 
Dates sold Since 1975 
Date posted 12/28/2001 

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