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Original Publication Date: 1986-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04

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Xerox Disclosure Journal


A telephone message printer 10 for telephone receptionists shown an the figure comprises a housing 12 containing a supported roll 14 of blank telephone message forms The form tape 16 IS fed from roll 14 around abutment 18 and over platen 20, through thermal printer 22 to knife edge 24 where the individual forms may be torn off along a preformed perforated lines between each form At platen 20, there IS provided a message window 26 wherein a receptionist can write in, by hand with a pen, data relating to a received telephone call The data written by the receptionist, for example, would be a message to be conveyed by the caller to the person called or the location of message on a file server or a voice server The message can be the conversation between the receptionist and the caller OF a voice message left by the caller and logged onto the voice server