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The Tucker Telephone
This method was invented in Arkansas, for use in prisons in the 1960's. A naked inmate was strapped to a table at the Tucker hospital, while wires were strapped to his big toe, and his penis or testicles. The crank for the phone was then pushed, sending an electrical charge through the body parts. Black inmates were the usual recipients.

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