MacKay an American financier who made his fortune from silver mines used telegrams extensively in his business. Bennett a newspaper man and owner of the New York Herald wanted to circulate his papers throughout Europe. So in 1883 MacKay joined forces with Bennett in founding the Commercial Cable Company.
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SALTSCAPES Magazine is a means by which Atlantic Canadians home and abroad can stay in-touch with our special corner of the world. The Commercial Cable Rehabilitation Society (CCRS) has been selected as a member of the SALTSCAPES Community Spirit Partnership. SALTSCAPES Community Spirit Partnership is designed to help community-based organizations raise money and increase awareness. The program makes SALTSCAPES subscriptions available to affiliated partner organizations as a fund-raising tool.
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For every new subscription sold CCRS receives $10.00.
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The Commercial Cable Rehabilitation Society was profiled in the January/February edition of Saltscapes