- Personal Connections, Grace Shackman for the Community Observer, Fall 2003
Hauser, a Saline wool dealer, started his own line between Saline and Bridgewater to save him the time and trouble of frequent buggy trips to make deals with farmers. In 1902 he set up an exchange in an office in the Union Block on Michigan Avenue. In 1933 he moved the phone office to the house at 200 South Ann Arbor Street.
Ed Henie's Saline Telephone Company; New home of Saline Telephone Company after its move from Union Block on Michigan Avenue to 200 S. Ann Arbor Street. Following operation by the Henne family, the service was purchased by General Telephone.