Date: Thu, 2 Dec 2004 14:55:49 -0500

Author: "Marilyn Rands"

Subject: Re: Fw: From a 1954 Issue of Popular Mechanics

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Hate to burst your bubble, but it is a fake image ...

http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/hoaxes/computer.asp

(I bought into the picture, thought it was real, and searched for more =
information to see if anyone figured out what the steering wheel was =
used for .. it turns out .. for steering!!)

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From: David Kardelis=20
To: tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu=20
Sent: Thursday, December 02, 2004 1:56 PM
Subject: RE: Fw: From a 1954 Issue of Popular Mechanics


I'm guessing based on the technology of the day they were being =
overly optimistic in the size of that computer too. dave



David Kardelis Ph.D. =20

Chairman; Dept of Chemistry and Physics

College of Eastern Utah

451 E 400 N

Price, UT 84501



david.kardelis@ceu.edu

435-613-5258

435-613-5125 (lab phone)

435-613-5996 Fax

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu =
[mailto:owner-tap-l@listproc.appstate.edu] On Behalf Of Winnmmw@aol.com
Sent: Thursday, December 02, 2004 10:29 AM
To: tap-l@appstate.edu
Subject: Fwd: Fw: From a 1954 Issue of Popular Mechanics







Mary Winn

2623 Watrous Ave.
Tampa, FL 33629
813-254-3852
winnmmw@aol.com

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