The Eyes Have It

Steven Heller takes a look at glass slides used on camera as promos for CBS series from the golden age of the network, from the likes of Georg Olden and others.


A reflection on what’s changed in the last fifty years, other than me… COMMUNICATION 1. The NYC boroughs all use the 212 area code (and you don’t have to dial it) 2. Touch tone phones are a novelty 3. Phone numbers begin with letters—XX4, FA5 4. The telephone operator makes person-to-person long distance calls...