Sentence Examples

  • Each of the subscribers controls a signal at A, and when either or both of the telephones are replaced, the action is indicated by the lamps there.
  • In the electrical building we examined the telephones, autophones, phonographs, and other inventions, and he made me understand how it is possible to send a message on wires that mock space and outrun time, and, like Prometheus, to draw fire from the sky.
  • Hunter' desk was on the second floor, tightly squeezed between two others where uniformed offices sat with telephones pressed to their ears.
  • In the 'seventies all the facilities of a modern city - gas, street-cars, water-works, telephones - were introduced.
  • 1 The administration of posts, telegraphs and telephones is assigr works.