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Enter Aladdin...

Later on in The Age of Electricity, Park Benjamin wrote the following:

But O reader of maturer years, did not a "genie of gigantic size," whom we have named Electricity, come to us - if not at the rubbing of a lamp, certainly at the rubbing of a bit of amber? And what did Aladdin's genie do half as wonderful[ly] as ours has done? If Aladdin's sprite could transport him from place to place, cannot ours do as much for us? and very much more, for it can carry our very thoughts, even our spoken words, perhaps some day our faces. And as for the wealth it has showered upon us, who can estimate the value to humanity of the telegraph alone, all its other works aside?

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