-Frank B. Jewett: as quoted in ’Think for Yourself’ published in the “Indiana Telephone News” (1940), Volume 30, page 21
Frank Baldwin Jewett was born on 5 September 1879 in Pasadena, California, United States of America. He became a physicist. As an engineer for the American Telegraph and Telephone Company, he perfected transatlantic radio telephony using a vacuum-tube transmitter. He was a president of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, and the first president of Bell Labs. Frank Baldwin Jewett passed on at 70 years of age on 18 November 1949 in Summit, New Jersey, United States of America.