Sentence Examples with the word telephone exchange

Edison Telephone Company, 6 Q.B.D., 244) that the telephone was a telegraph, and that telephone exchange business could not legally be carried on except by the PostmasterGeneral or with his consent.

In pursuance of the report of the select committee, 1898, the Telegraph Act 1899 was passed to enable the Post Office to develop its telephone exchange business, for which a loan of 2,000,000 was sanctioned, and to empower local authorities, subject to certain conditions, to enter upon telephone business.