Bell System

Dialing 950


Lady 1 - We're sorry. The carrier access code you dialed must be preceded by the digits 950. Please hang up and try your call again.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. It is not necessary to dial the digits 950 before dialing your carrier access code. Please hang up and try your call again.

Calling Area


Lady 1 - We're sorry. You have dialed a number which can not be reached from your calling area.

Circuits Busy


Lady 1 - We're sorry. All circuits are busy now. Will you please try your call again later?

Can Not Be Completed


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Your call can not be completed as dialed from the phone you are using. Please read the instruction card or call your operator to help you.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Your call can not be completed as dialed. Please check the number and dial again or call your operator to help you.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Your call can not be completed as dialed. Please check the number and dial again.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Your call can not be completed as dialed. Please check the number and dial again or call your attendant to help you.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Your call can not be completed as dialed. Please check your instruction manual or call the business office for assistance.

Custom Calling Request


Lady 1 - We're sorry. We can not process your custom calling request at this time. Will you try again later please.

Dialing 1 or 0


Lady 1 - We're sorry. It is not necessary to dial 0 when calling this number. Will you please hang up and try your call again?


Lady 1 - We're sorry. You must first dial a 1 when calling this number. Will you please hang up and try your call again.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. It is not necessary to dial a 1 when calling this number. Will you please hang up and try your call again.

No Longer in Service


Lady 1 - We're sorry. You have reached a number that has been disconnected or is no longer in service. If you feel you have reached this recording in error please check the number and try your call again.

Heavy Calling


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Due to heavy calling we can not complete your call at this time. Will you please hang up and try your call later? If you call is urgent, please try again now.

Carrier Circuits Busy


Lady 1 - We're sorry. All carrier circuits are busy now. Will you please try your call again later?

Carrier Access Code


Lady 1 - We're sorry. It is not necessary to dial a carrier access code for the number you have dialed. Please hang up and try your call again.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. The number you dialed can not be reached with the carrier access code you dialed. Please check the code and try again or call your carrier for assistance.


Lady 1 - We're sorry. The number you dialed can not be reached with the carrier access code you dialed. Please check the code and try again.

Carrier Unable to Complete


Lady 1 - We're sorry. The carrier you have selected is unable to complete your call at this time. Please try your call again.

Did Not Go Through


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Your call did not go through. Will you please try your call again?

Permanent Signal


Lady 1 - If you'd like to make a call please hang up and try again. If you need help hang up and then dial your operator.

Telephone Company Facility Trouble


Lady 1 - We're sorry. Due to telephone company facility trouble your call can not be completed at this time. Will you try your call again later.