Transcribed by Crist Middaugh
Allegany County Report May 10, 1883
Wellsville has just cause to be proud of the enterprise of her citizens. Within one week twenty-five subscribers have been secured to a telephone exchange to be established in the place. We learn that the work of constructing the exchange will begin at an early day.
At the meeting of the Board of Village Trustees, Friday night, consent was granted for the construction of the line within corporation limits.
The establishment of the telephone exchange is thus assured. Hello!