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How Did Dialing 9-1-1 Become a Thing?

How Did Dialing 9-1-1 Become a Thing?

Update: 2024-05-16
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Will and Mango are determined to figure out the origin of the emergency hotline. From the strange reason people used to call up funeral home directors after an accident, to the incredible train robbery that was stopped using a makeshift phone, to the heartbreaking ways that emergency operators learn to cope on the job, this week we're dialing up a whole host of 911 facts.  

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How Did Dialing 9-1-1 Become a Thing?

How Did Dialing 9-1-1 Become a Thing?

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