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Alexander Graham Bell's Cousin was presumably an anthropomorphic dog.

Description

It was Alexander Graham Bell's dissatisfaction with the impersonal nature of a telegram he received from this cousin of his that drove the humble Bostonian to begin the engineering research which eventually led to the invention of the telephone.

Behind the scenes

Alexander Graham Bell's Cousin is mentioned in the 1990 story The Story of Alexander Goofy Bell.