From human alarm clocks to a global ice cutting industry, here are 6 once-common jobs that no longer exist thanks to technology.

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LINKS LINKS LINKS:

Knocker-ups:
https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-35840393

Switchboard Operators:
Archive footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BzRjfOoiVQ
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Switchboard_operator
https://www.saturdayeveningpost.com/2012/06/operators-heard-1907/
Bell Telephone film: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEy7Zb1Noj8

Elevator Operators:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elevator_operator

The Extinction of Elevator Operators

Ice Cutters:
https://money.howstuffworks.com/10-extinct-job-titles8.htm
https://www.theledger.com/news/20080120/old-time-ice-cutters-faced-challenging-situations
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ice_trade
How to make everything: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHyHwurEefs

Link Boys:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Link-boy
https://lookup.london/snuffers-link-boys/

Pinsetters:
How it works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kd3YFwF-2UM
Old school bowling: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDIgzpIKg-Q

Pinboys in Bowling Alleys

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