aP. L. Picot Telephone Man Enters Hotel Business B. L. Howard, owner- manager of the Millington (Tennessee) Telephone Company, is extra busy ... Bob got right back into harness as manager of the Ringsted Telephone Company. ... Mr. Hauss was president and manager, while Mr. Nichols served as wire chief, and superintendent of equipment. ... Crutchfield. Mr. Crutchfield will remain in Trussville, but is retiring from the telephone business for a much-needed and well -earned rest.