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" ... when our toil was over. But the crash came when there was a big night's work — a Presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed until we fell an hour and a half or two hours behind. The newspapers sent in... "
The Story of Thomas A. Edison - Page 51
by Inez Nellie Canfield McFee - 1922 - 182 pages
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Inventors

Philip Gengembre Hubert - Inventors - 1893 - 299 pages
...But the crash came when there was a big night's work — a Presidential vote, I think it was — -and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed until...scheme was discovered. We couldn't use it any more. ^ " It was that same rude automatic recorder that | indirectly led me long afterward to invent the^J...
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Inventors

Philip Gengembre Hubert - Inventors - 1895 - 299 pages
...But the crash came when there was a big night's work — a Presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed until...scheme was discovered. We couldn't use it any more. " It was that same rude automatic recorder that indirectly led me long afterward to invent the phonograph....
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Inventors at Work: With Chapters on Discovery

George Iles - Inventions - 1906 - 503 pages
...But the crash came when there was a big night's work— a presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed, until...was made, and our little scheme was discovered. We could n't use it any more. "It was that same rude automatic recorder," Edison explained, "that indirectly—...
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Inventors at Work: With Chapters on Discovery

George Iles - Inventions - 1906 - 503 pages
...But the crash came when there was a big night's work— a presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed, until...was made, and our little scheme was discovered. We could n't use it any more. "It was that same rude automatic recorder," Edison explained, "that indirectly—...
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Historic Inventions

Rupert Sargent Holland - Inventions - 1911 - 295 pages
...But the crash came when there was a big night's work — a presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed until...scheme was discovered. We couldn't use it any more." His fortunes rose and fell, for, although he was now becoming a very expert operator, taking messages...
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Historic Inventions

Rupert Sargent Holland - Inventions - 1911 - 295 pages
...But the crash came when there was a big night's work — a presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed until we fell an hour and a half or two boors behind. The newspapers sent in frantic complaints, an investigation was made, and our little...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 80

Henry Mills Alden, Thomas Bucklin Wells, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman - Literary Criticism - 1890
...But the crush came when there was a big night's work — a Presidential vote, I think it was — and copy kept pouring in at the top rate of speed, until...scheme was discovered. We couldn't use it any more." "It was that same rude automatic recorder," Edison once explained to me, "that indirectly — yet not...
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