Thomas Edison is known for many inventions, but not all of them worked out. Of his hundreds of patents, one little-known idea sticks out as slightly peculiar: a spirit phone. The inventor had plans to create a device that would communicate with the dead.
You Used to Call Me on My Spirit Phone
The Proof Is in Print
The Inventions of Thomas Edison
Written by Ashley Hamer October 28, 2016
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