On January 15, 1846, Samuel Morse received patent for an improved single-wire telegraph system.
15 January 1913 - The first telephone line between Berlin and New York was inaugurated
Crazy the way phones lines were, before multiplexing was invented.
WOW! It must have been mindblowing for the people in Berlin and New York who were talking to each other.
Yeah id say it was mad for them alright.