Quote Originally Posted by rich815 View Post
I believe the cranking rang the bell or lit a light at "Sue Ellen's" end so she would "see" or "hear" you and connect to your hole on the board.
Thanks, Rich... that is pretty much as I guessed.

And Sue-Ellen listened to every word you said... thereby keeping the whole community up to date.

I might add that before this, some guy with a beard spoke into a petri dish filled with charcoal saying, "Mr. Watson, come here, I want to see you."