Tuesday Morning Signs Two Three-Year Contracts with AT&T for Insight on Network Spend

Dallas, Texas, September 12, 2008

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) today announced two three-year contract agreements with Dallas-based Tuesday Morning, an upscale, off-price retailer with 850 stores across the United States. Under the contracts' terms, AT&T will provide long distance and broadband aggregation services for Tuesday Morning's retail locations.

Through the AT&T BusinessDirect® Portal, Tuesday Morning will be able to manage its long distance and broadband services. The portal provides a visual breakdown of each store's and region's usage of telecommunications services.

Tuesday Morning retail locations were previously managed on a store-by-store basis. Now, using AT&T solutions, Tuesday Morning is able to take a comprehensive look at how telecommunications and broadband services are being used and analyze costs by store, by region and across the entire network. This will benefit the company by allowing it to make more comprehensive decisions that lead to greater cost efficiencies.

"In evaluating our broadband and voice services, we wanted to have better insight into what we were spending, and AT&T offered a solution that enabled us to do that," said Stephen Heinmiller, Senior Vice President and CIO for Tuesday Morning. "By streamlining our telecommunications process across the company, we are now seeing where and how our Information Technology dollars are spent. This type of efficiency will help us analyze and optimize our cost structure."

In addition to long distance and broadband aggregation services, AT&T currently provides Tuesday Morning with local service and high-speed Internet solutions.

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About Tuesday Morning
Tuesday Morning is a leading closeout retailer of upscale, decorative home accessories, housewares and famous-maker gifts in the United States. The Company opened its first store in 1974 and currently operates 850 stores in 47 states. Tuesday Morning is nationally known for bringing its more than 9 million loyal customers a unique treasure hunt of high-end, first quality, brand name merchandise — never seconds or irregulars — at prices well below those of department and specialty stores and catalogs.

About AT&T
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. Among their offerings are the world's most advanced IP-based business communications services and the nation's leading wireless, high speed Internet access and voice services. In domestic markets, AT&T is known for the directory publishing and advertising sales leadership of its Yellow Pages and YELLOWPAGES.COM organizations, and the AT&T brand is licensed to innovators in such fields as communications equipment. As part of its three-screen integration strategy, AT&T is expanding its TV entertainment offerings. In 2008, AT&T again ranked No. 1 on Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Telecommunications Company list and No. 1 on America's Most Admired Telecommunications Company list. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at www.att.com.

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