It is not easy for us to realize to-day how young and primitive was the United States of 1876.
There were manufacturing industries that employed two million, four hundred thousand people, but every trade was broken up into a chaos of small competitive units, each at war with all the others.
As to the exact value of the telephone to the United States in dollars and cents, no one can tell.
A new instinct of speed has been developed, much more fully in the United States than elsewhere.
That the telephone is now doing most of all, in this binding together of all manner of men, is perhaps not too much to claim, when we remember that there are now in the United States seventy thousand holders of Bell telephone stock and ten million users of telephone service.
We have established in every large region of population a system of voice-nerves that puts every man at every other man's ear, and which so magically eliminates the factor of distance that the United States becomes three thousand miles of neighbors, side by side.
The four railways from Philadelphia and Washington, Harrisburg and Wheeling, which converge at Baltimore, whirled away the heterogeneous population to the four corners of the United States, and the city subsided into comparative tranquility.
From that day forward Impey Barbicane became one of the greatest citizens of the United States, a kind of Washington of science.
2.65 per Unit
for the Unit
holders having 'C' class of Units
and 2.6345 Bonus Units
for every 100 Units
for other unit
Growth and Income Fund (UGIF) announced bonus units
of 3.3009 units
for every 100 units
held by the unit
* Acquisition financing for $250,000 for a three story, mixed use, non-elevatored building containing two Class A apartments and one commercial unit
located in South Boston, MA.
The DSC will develop a training cycle for all SDDC-aligned units
to include Warrior Task Training and SDDC technical training, followed by real-world missions to apply the technical skills and allow the unit
to be evaluated on mission readiness.