In Traffic, the so-called white slavers use a telegraphic pen to communicate.
Yet McMurtry writes in a telegraphic style that does in sentences what others do in pages.
A telegraphic despatch was put in his hands, sent through the United States.
Evidently the desire to hold her niece in her arms had been for telegraphic purposes only.
There were places where a circus-man could have jumped across it with all his pockets full of telegraphic messages.
An orderly brought in a telegraphic dispatch and handed it to him.
He telegraphed to the solicitor and sent a telegraphic remittance of the heavy fees demanded for the special license.
I suppose you have not heard the telegraphic reports from Washington, this morning?
The idea of telegraphic communication is more than two and a half centuries old.
telegraphic communication had been stopped, and they had had no news of him.