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“Owen Murphy Lady” – New York Telephone Standard Voice 1960’s-1970’s

This woman is believed to be the famous “Owen Murphy Lady” who was the standard announcement voice for New York Telephone Company in the 1960′s and 1970′s. Many of her recordings are featured on this site.


Miss Russo “May I help you?”

I can’t say that this is the same Miss (Patricia) Russo who’s famous for destroying one of the last vestiges of the Bell System, but here’s a video tribute featuring both ladies: