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The Manti Telephone Company

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 27
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1995
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s60863fm
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326335
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60863fm

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Title The Manti Telephone Company
Description April 29 1908 Manti High School and the Commercial Club were given free phone rental until further ordered May 22,1908 Mrs Bell Brown was hired from 7am to 6 p m at $15.00 per It was agreed to let Sanpete County have the phones in the courthouse al the monthly rental of S5 00. two phones on each line September 24 1908 Miss Kate Judd was employed for thirty days If her service is satisfactory, she will be employed permanently Helen Jorgensen is advanced to head operator at $17.00 per month December 7.1908 The salaries of Officers and Directors for the past year were finally decided The President will receive $50 00. each of the Directors $25 00. and the Secretary and Treasurer $75.00 February 10.1910 The question of paying to Manti City the license as demanded by them was discussed We will pay the city license under protest for 1909 February 11,1911 Jos Whitbeck was hired to replace Stanley Crawford, who resigned He will receive the overdue bills to collect, and pay of $50.00 per month, when he can qualify May 22.1910 Resident phones are subject to four-party line service June 8,1910. Nels Jorgensen will run his threshing machine for 75 cents per hour for generating power for the telephone plant, until the Electric Light Plant can be rebuilt, as it was recently burned down November 10,1910 When an official goes out of town on company business, he will receive $3 00 per day. and his transportation will be paid July 23.1912. An offer was accepted from the Manti Theater Company, to lease the northwest room of their building for $ 10.00 per month The salary of Helen Jorgensen was raised to $22.50 per month. Geneva Jensen was raised to $17.50 per month from January 1, 1912 July 17.1913 Helen Jorgensen, who has been employed since operations began, submitted her resignation Clara Farnsworth was hired to replace her. under Geneva December 13,1913 It has become necessary, under the new Minimum Wage Law, to raise salaries of all our operators, and to add another one Mary Jensen, the relief 45
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch 27
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326327
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60863fm/326327