While Martin changed the telegram
to "two laundrymen," Joe went on:-
This information obtained, Alban had dispatched a telegram
to Emily--in Cecilia's name: "Pray send us a few words to relieve our anxiety, and let us know if we can be of any service to you."
It was at once answered by the appearance of an old friend, his valet, Matvey, carrying his clothes, his boots, and a telegram
. Matvey was followed by the barber with all the necessaries for shaving.
Duncan went to the door; and returned, to his master, with an excuse for the interruption, in the shape of a telegram
One day, the 30th of September, at 3:47 P.M., a telegram
, transmitted by cable from Valentia (Ireland) to Newfoundland and the American Mainland, arrived at the address of President Barbicane.
That very night a telegram
was sent from the station of Long's Peak by Joseph T.
As we had expected, the telegram
was soon followed by its sender, and the card of Mr.
The morning papers on Saturday contained, in addition to lengthy special articles on the planet Mars, on life in the planets, and so forth, a brief and vaguely worded telegram
, all the more striking for its brevity.
I asked him to send a telegram
for me, for he knew you would be coming or something; and he tried to get hold of the motor, but Charles and Mr.
TWO THOUSAND POUNDS REWARD--The above sum may be earned by any one qualified to undertake delicate mission and prepared to run certain risk.--Apply by telegram
, Security, London.
"Well, here I am--and instead of a telegram
, too!" the Grandmother at last ejaculated, to dissipate the silence.
Your Granny would be the last person to wish it." As Archer left the room with the telegram
, he heard his mother-in- law add, presumably to Mrs.