The 2014 Sierra Telephone phone directory, paying tribute to the Sierra Art Trails, was unveiled Friday at the company’s headquarters on Crane Valley Road (426).
Distribution of the more than 25,000 copies of the 544-page directory began Dec. 27 to residents of Eastern Madera County and Mariposa County.
The new directory is the 83rd known directory published by the company. The first, distributed in the early 1900s, was a 5 1/2 X 13 1/2 single sheet of paper that listed 27 phone numbers 24 two-digit numbers and three three-digit numbers.
According to Debbie Peters, customer care manager, every year a lot of effort goes into choosing what to feature on the cover of the directory and making sure all the listings are accurate.
“This year there was also an update to the design of the information pages in the