BTW, American Telegram still does telegrams, Telexes, etc. And now will
send legally binding timed email for you too!
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Sound Archives Proj. Asst.
Wisconsin Historical Society
>>> [log in to unmask] 2/9/2006 3:02 PM >>>
I saw that the last telegram ever was sent this Winter - now all they
do at Western Union is wire money (and specualte financially) so an era
has definitely passed. Some of us can't even decide between top and
bottom replying on email!
Lou Judson * Intuitive Audio
On Feb 9, 2006, at 9:57 AM, [log in to unmask] wrote:
> It is something to be lived with. The Internet gave up on standard
> protocols long ago. I wish we could go back to teleprinters!
> Mike Csontos