Radio broadcasts, phonograph recordings, and talking films were bringing culture to the masses.
Permission was graciously accorded, and, depositing the phonograph, Droop hurried back to get his records.
It consists of a tympanum or drum, having a stylus attached as in the phonograph.
The pictures will be held back by the phonograph as long as it is more limited in its range.
It would be an excellent thing if a phonograph could be put in every school.
The furor had its effect in stimulating a desire everywhere on the part of everybody to see and hear the phonograph.
The glass needle is like the recording needle of a phonograph.
Are all words like those which are recorded by a phonograph?
And over at my digs I had it attached to a phonograph by a little invention of my own.
Unfortunately the phonograph company had chosen another voice instead of Vonnie's for the record.
1835, "character representing a sound," literally "writer of sounds," from phono- "sound" + -graph "instrument for recording; something written." Meaning "an instrument that produces sounds from records" (talking phonograph, invented by Thomas A. Edison) it is attested from 1877. The recording made from it at first was called a phonogram (1879).