Telephony Volume N . 60

Telephony Volume N . 60

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1911 edition. Excerpt: all the commands dictated from New York. _ The singular feature of the whole affair is that these worthy gentlemen have apparently been oblivious all along to a fact which has always been patent to others..._?._i Cotton Belt Telephone & Telegraph Co. to Issue $60,000 of Bonds for Extension of System. In May, 1909, the Cotton Belt Telephone 8: Telegraph Co., of Cuthbert, Ga., was organized through the efforts of C. J. O. Farrell, with a capital stock of $21,000, all paid in. The old systems of the Randolph Telephone Co., at Cuthbert and Shellman, the Edison Telephone Co., at Edison, and the Haskin Telephone Co., at Ft. Gaines were purchased. The systems totalled about 550 telephones. Since that time over $50,000 has been spent in improvements. Lines were built from Ft. Gaines, Ga., to Abbeville, Eufaula, Edison, and Bluffton, Alabama; from Edison, Ga., to Arlington, and Dickey; and from Cuthbert, Ga., to Morgan, Benevolence, Ft. Gaines and Brookville, Ga. A total of 300 miles of toll line was constructed since the incorporation of the new company. Service is now being given to 725 well satisfied subscribers, and it is reported that the company's service is without parallel in that section of the country. ln 60 days but 7 complaints of trouble were reported. The Railroad Commission has recently been petitioned for permission to issue $50,000 worth of 7 per cent bonds, the money to be used in further extending the system. The olficers of the company are: I. G. Dean, president; C. I. O'Farrell, Jr., vice-president and general manager, and J. M. Bill, secretary and treasurer. F. E." Ebersole Assumes Charge of Chicago lndependent Tunnel Company's Automatic Plant, Now Being Installed by Subway Telephone more

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  • 189 x 246 x 35mm | 1,193g
  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236900251
  • 9781236900258