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3 t-: . i ,-''-v-. - i 50,600 TELEPHONE GALLS IN ONE DAY -WITH NO CONFUSION, NO TROUBLE, NO DELAYS RECORD ACHIEVEMENT V i Feeling that -perhaps the telephone um g public is not fully 'aware of .the. im mense advantages it 'enjoys from the use of the Automatic Telephone System, as op erated by the Mutual .Telephone Co., Ltd., we call your attention to n few statistics that graphically illustrate the value of this mechanical wonder, even when subjected to such an excessive load as was carried during the week preceding the holiday season. 4 On the day before Christmas, the Mutual Telephone Co.'s ' Automatic System handled Fifty Thousand and Six Hundred Calls. the majority of these messages be ing concentrated between Ten and Twelve in the, morning, and between Four-and Six in the. afternoon. And there was practically no confusion, no trouble, no delays. A CONTRAST The day before Christmas s a day longto, be remembered in any Telephone Fx j'hange where the (Operators are girls. Remembered because of the hardships that cause nervous effects which the girls do not recover from formally days. On a day like this, all that the Manager of such an Fxchange can hope for is fair weather a rainstorm at s'uch a time increases the load onormouslv, and general I v to such an extent 'that the system is incapable of doing its work with any high degree of tmccess. i ( - The day before Christmas in the Mutual Telephone Co.'s. Exchange, with the ' 'Antoniatic System in operation, showed a very quiet scene a few skilled employes going about their supervisorial duties as if nothing out of the ordinary were happen ing; the Automatic System responding smoothly and quietly and without a protest to tlje various loads at tin? different periods; everything as perfect as the company could hope for. Yet there were 50,000 calls handled that day and 'a careful obser vation proved that the Automatic System as operated by us, could easily have car ried twice the load recorded. V i SUCCESSFUL IN EVERY WAY About Fifteen Million (15,000,(100) calls wen' handled by the 'Mutual Telephone Co.'s Automatic System during the past year, with a degree of success unsurpassed in any city in the world. That there is always room for improvement vjn any service Must be understood. The Company is doing everything in its powef to attain per fection, hut a .certain measure of responsibility lies with its patrons, who should re port promptly to number 0(1 any telephone troubles, no matter how slight. Wo thank you for your patronage and extend the compliments of the season. Mutual Telephone Co., Ltd. , Hsfablished Julv 25. ISs::. . Automatic System since Aug. 2S, 1!U0.