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The Telephone in Great Britain

A. N. Holcombe
The Quarterly Journal of Economics
Vol. 21, No. 1 (Nov., 1906), pp. 96-135
Published by: Oxford University Press
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1883751
Page Count: 40
Subjects: Economics Business
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[Footnotes]
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Sel. Com., 1884
    • 1892
  • 2
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 1
    Boston Electrical Handbook, 1904, p. 119
  • 2
    Ibid., p. 132.
  • 3
    Sel. Com., 1905, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 4
    Hansard, Lord John Manners, Postmaster-General, February 21, 1878.
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 2
    Ibid.
  • 3
    Boston Electrical Handbook, p. 130
  • 4
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray in House of Commons, May 22, 1884.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray in House of Commons, May 22, 1884.
  • 2
    Economist, December 25, 1880.
  • 3
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 1
    Economist, December 25, 1880.
  • 2
    P.M.G. Report, 1895, Appendix.
  • 2
    P.M.G. Report, 1882
  • 2
    Ibid.
  • 3
    Boston Electrical Handbook, p. 130
  • 4
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • P.M.G. Report, 1882
    • Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 5
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray, May 22, 1884.
  • 1
    P.M.G. Report, 1882
  • 2
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray, May 22, 1884.
  • 3
    Ibid., Mr. Fawcett, in reply to a question, May 22, 1884.
  • 4
    Ibid.
  • 5
    Ibid., May 22, 1884.
  • 1
    Hansard, May 19, 1884
  • 2
    Ibid., July 17, 1884.
  • 3
    Ibid., speech of Mr. Gray, May 22, 1884.
  • 4
    Ibid.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray, May 22, 1884.
  • 2
    Ibid.
  • 3
    Letter of P.M.G., dated April 18, 1883, to the Lancashire & Cheshire Telephone Company.
  • 4
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray, May 22, 1884.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Hansard, speech of Mr. Gray, May 22, 1884.
  • 2
    Ibid.
  • 4
    P.M.G. Report, 1883
  • 5
    Ibid.,1884.
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • P.M.G. Report, 1883
    • 1884
  • 2
    Ibid., 1884.
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Ibid., 1885
    • Hansard, August 7, 1884
  • 4
    Sel. Com., 1892, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 1
    Sel. Com. 1885
  • 2
    P.M.G. Report, 1885
  • 1
    P.M.G. Report, 1886
  • 2
    Ibid., 1887.
  • 3
    Economist, July 30, 1887.
  • 4
    P.M.G. Report, 1886, et seq.
  • 5
    Ibid., 1887.
  • 6
    Economist, January 29, 1887.
  • 7
    P.M.G. Report, 1888
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. J. S. Forbes
  • 2
    Economist, May 12, 1888.
  • 3
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 1
    Economist, May 25, 1889.
  • 2
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 3
    Parliamentary Papers, 1899, lxxviii.
  • 4
    Sel. Com., 1895
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Economist, April 13, May 25, 1889.
  • 7
    Ibid., June 8, 1889.
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 2
    Ibid.
  • 3
    Economist, July 12, 1890.
  • 4
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Ibid., 1892, testimony of Mr. Lamb.
  • 7
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Economist, April 18, 1891.
  • 2
    Ibid., February 27, 1892.
  • 3
    P.M.G. Report, 1892
  • 4
    Sel. Com., 1892, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 1
    United States Bureau of the Census, Special Report on Telephones and Telegraphs, published 1906, p. 53
  • 2
    Sel. Com., 1892, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 3
    Economist, February 27, 1892.
  • 4
    Ibid.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1892, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 2
    Treasury Minute, May 23, 1892
  • 1
    ante, p. 107
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1892, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 2
    Ibid., Appendix 8.
  • 3
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Wallace, a director of the New Telephone Company.
  • 4
    Ibid., Appendix 8.
  • 5
    Ibid., 1895, testimony of Mr. Benn, a telephone expert and member of Parliament.
  • 6
    Ibid., 1892, testimony of Mr. Forbes.
  • 7
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Wallace.
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1892
  • 2
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Wallace.
  • 3
    Ibid.
  • 4
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Lamb.
  • 5
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Forbes.
  • 6
    Ibid., report.
  • 1
    Telegraphs Act, 1892
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Parliamentary Papers, 1892
    • P.M.G. Report, 1893
  • 3
    Sel. Com., 1895, Appendix.
  • 4
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Forbes.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Economist, December 17, 1892.
  • 1
    Economist, August 27, 1892.
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • London Times, August 20
    • September 6, 1892.
  • 3
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 4
    P.M.G. Report, 1893
  • 5
    Parliamentary Papers, 1894, lxx. 387.
  • 1
    P.M.G. Report, 1893
  • 2
    Ibid., 1895.
  • 3
    Ibid., 1896.
  • 4
    59 & 60 Vict. c. 40.
  • 5
    P.M.G. Report, 1895, Appendix
  • 6
    Ibid.
  • 7
    Ibid.
  • 8
    Ibid.
  • 1
    P.M.G. Report, 1895, Appendix
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Ibid.
    • Economist, June 4, 1892.
  • 3
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 4
    P.M.G. Report, 1895, Appendix
  • 5
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 6
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Ibid., testimony of Mr. Lamb.
    • Sel. Com., 1898, Appendix 5
    • Economist, March 9, 1895.
  • 7
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Lamb.
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Colquhoun and Mr. Chisholm, Town Coun- cillors of Glasgow
  • 2
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Preece, chief electrician to the Post-office.
  • 3
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Colquhoun and Mr. Chisholm.
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Colquhoun and Mr. Chisholm
  • 2
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Forbes.
  • 3
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Colquhoun and Mr. Chisholm.
  • 4
    Ibid.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Glasgow Report, 1897
  • 2
    Ibid.
  • 3
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Glasgow Report, 1897
  • 2
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Clare
  • 3
    Glasgow Report, 1897
  • 4
    Ibid.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 1
    Glasgow Report, 1897, Appendices 26-55
  • 2
    Economist, April 2, 1898.
  • 3
    Ibid.
  • 4
    Sel. Com., 1898
  • 1
    Sel. Com., 1898
  • 2
    Ibid., Report.
  • 3
    Fortnightly Review, "The Telephone Tangle and the Way to Untie it," by Mr. A. H. Hastie, December, 1898.
  • 4
    House Resolution, March 9, 1899
  • 1
    P.M.G. Report, 1900.
  • 2
    Ibid., 1902.
  • 3
    Parliamentary Papers, 1899, lxxvii
  • 4
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • ante, p. 108
    • P.M.G. Report, 1888
  • 5
    Parliamentary Papers, 1899
  • 1
    Parliamentary Papers, 1899
  • 2
    Sel. Com., 1895, testimony of Mr. Lamb
  • 3
    Ibid., testimony of Mr. Preece.
  • 4
    Ibid., 1898, Report.
  • 5
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Economist, November 30, 1901.
    • Hansard, speech of Mr. Kearley in the House of Commons, May 22, 1905.
  • 1
    P.M.G. Report, 1902
  • 2
    Ibid., et seq.
  • 3
    Hansard, speech of Lord Stanley, Postmaster-General, in House of Commons, August 9, 1905.
  • 4
    Municipal Year Book, 1904.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Hazell's Annual, 1906
  • 7
    Municipal Year Book, 1904.
  • 8
    Hansard, speech of Lord Stanley, August 9, 1905.
  • 9
    Ibid., speech of Mr. Kearley, May 22, 1905.
  • 1
    Hansard, speech of John Burns in House of Commons, August 9, 1905.
  • 2
    P.M.G. Report, 1898
  • 3
    Ibid., 1903, Appendix R.
  • 4
    Archiv für Post und Telegraphie, Berlin, January, 1905.
  • 5
    Ibid.
  • 6
    Sel. Com., 1898, testimony of Mr. Forbes
  • 7
    Ibid.
  • 8
    Economist, March 26, 1904.
  • 1
    Hansard, speech of Lord Stanley, August 9, 1905.
  • 3
    ante, p. 129
  • 4
    Economist, February 18, 1905.
  • 5
    Ibid., August 5, 1905.
  • 6
    Ibid.
  • 7
    Hansard, debate in House of Commons on August 9, 1905.
  • 8
    Ibid., speech of John Burns, August 9, 1905.
  • 1
    Hansard, Memorandum of P.M.G., read in House of Commons August 9, 1905.
  • 2
    Ibid., speech of Lord Stanley, August 9, 1905.
  • 3
    Ibid., speech of John Burns, August 9, 1905.
  • 4
    Ibid., speech of Austen Chamberlain, August 9, 1905.