Published December 7, 2016 at 1800 × 1115 in Number Please: The History of the Telephone in Wabaunsee County Ruth Pennock, left, and Josie and Alice Smith, seated at the switchboard, work inside the McMahan Telephone Exchange, circa 1900. Alma, Kansas Telephone Exchange ‹ Return to post Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.