But samuel morse was a painter, and all his career thus far had lain along artistic lines.
Electric bells and buzzers use the same basic principle as the telegraph system, invented by samuel morse in 1840.
The telegraph is not the only great success with which the name of samuel morse is honorably connected.
Fifty years later this samuel morse set up the first Morse electric telegraph, which is the one we now use.
Meanwhile, the family of old samuel morse's playfellow had also reached the fourth generation.
An evening reception was held in a large hall, and when samuel morse came upon the stage, how the audience rose and cheered!