Ring Up the Past With These Vintage Radio Shack Cellphone Ads
#SuryaRay #Surya 1987: For the low, low price of $1399.00, you can call dad at the construction site while cruising in the station wagon.
As you play with your tall and shiny new iPhone 5, you might find it challenging to remember a time when cell phones didn’t slip right into your back pocket. A time when mobile phone technology required lugging around a portable power pack that came outfitted with a shoulder strap in case your arm grew tired.
Before AT&T, Sprint and Verizon had retail outlets on every block, Radio Shack was the place to pick up a cell phone. Be it a brick or a clunky car variety, the Shack had all your cell phone needs covered.