A woodpecker's telegraphy broke the quiet like a volley of pistol shots.
And in 1869 Lowestoft was not much more than a village, and telegraphy was in its infancy.
In the age of telegraphy, that disaster would have been averted.
Locomotives and telegraphy are mere snails compared to thought.
But had the last word in telegraphy been spoken, when it was invented?