I went into the main room, where the tickers and blackboards were.
The tickers in the saloons nearby fed his gambler's appetite.
Did he ask you to show him any American tickers, by the way?
In the outer trading-room groups of men were still about the tickers, rather excitedly discussing the last quotations.
He resumed his comfortable chair and took up a newspaper, glancing incidentally at the crowd of excited men about the tickers.
The machine he was looking at suddenly stopped, and this blocked all the tickers on the line.
And there being no one else to start the machine, Edison was given a chance, and soon the tickers were going again.
Here are the tickers communicating with the Chamber, tended by lads, who transfer the figures to big blackboards on the wall.
He removed a loose contact spring that had fallen between the wheels, and immediately the tickers began to work again.
The latter was so industrious that he came in often at the end of a nights work with half a dozen tickers in his pockets.