Exhibition of the Phonograph.
An exhibition of Edison's phonograph wap given at the Athenseum, Melbourhe, m tlie presence of the Governor and the Countess of Hopetoun, and a number of ladies and gentleman who were present on the invitation of Messrs M'Mahon. Private, niessages from their sisters' at lionie M^ere delivered to the Governor and the Countess, and Lord Hopetoun sent la message to Lord Onslow m !New Zealand. The f exhibition was eminently successful, and created intense interest. Cornefc solos, a banjo duet, a message from Mr Gladstone to Lord Carringtonj and other illustrations of the power of the instrument were given witli wonderful clearness. Mr Archibald then spoke a message iwhich the instrument repeated to the audience, showing its marvellous exactness, i: < , -
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Exhibition of the Phonograph., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2465, 12 July 1890
Exhibition of the Phonograph. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2465, 12 July 1890
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