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(Studio) Underground telephone phreaks outwit telephone companies with own technology.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(New York City, New York) Phone phreak convention occurs annually; devices used to defraud telephone company remain elsewhere, except films showing latest devices. Blue box, used by defrauders, explained. [American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) Paul LOSER - describes types of telephone phreaks caught.] [Grandad of telephone phreaks, Joe ENGRESSIA - explains life of telephone phreak.] Engressia shows defrauder tricks incling. whistling number. Phone phreaks cause telephone companies consternation and money loss.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins
- Chancellor, John;
- Perkins, Jack
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