Garden City 1879
Telephone concert great novelty In other, news May 2, IBTSt, the> Nationalist reviewed a "telephone* concert:" -J ' * "There was a telephone concert; Wednesday night between Manhattan^ add St. George, over Purccll & Anderson's Anderson's line. At this place about loql people assembled in the room nbovc^i Mr. Pure-ell's counting room, and* listened to music by the Manhattan* String Band, played for the benefit of; St. George, and also to music and*, singing in St. George, besides talking! with the people there. To most of those^ assembled, it was a great novelty mid; was very much enjoyed. J.T. Hltchie; was master of ceremonies mid made*' everybody feel a I home." *'