Re: [midatlanticretro] Computer History, really?
> 1974 IMSAI 8080? Does anyone have an add in Popular Electronics for theIt may be a poorly written paragraph, but it never explicitly says
> 1974 IMSAI 8080?
> Who writes this stuff?
anything about an advertisement in 1974. There is a period in the way.
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> From: "Evan Koblentz" <evan@...>way off with the implication about the IMSAI computer timing. I will let
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> Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Computer History, really?
> They're correct that IMS Assoc. Inc. formed in '73, but obviously they're
our contacts there know.
>Someone should comb the entire site.
- --- In email@example.com, "Evan Koblentz" <evan@...> wrote:
>I looked through the advertisers index for 1974, 75 and part of 76.
> They're correct that IMS Assoc. Inc. formed in '73, but obviously they're way off with the implication about the IMSAI computer timing. I will let our contacts there know.
You didn't ask, but it was a good excuse to dust off my collection.
1974 - No ads from IMS Assoc.
1975, Oct, pg 110. First ad from IMS Assoc. Ad title is "IMSAI AND ALTAIR OWNERS", but there isn't a picture of the IMSAI.
1975, Nov, pg 125. Similar ad.
1975, Dec, pg 123. A sketch of the IMSAI 8080. Ad title is "ALTAIR 8800... A GOOD IDEA. IMSAI 8080..BETTER!!"
1976, Jan, pg 118. A nice graphic of the IMSAI (not a pic but better than a sketch)
1976, Feb, pg 81 & 119, Full page ad (81), large B&W picture.
1976, Mar, pg 15 & 108, Full page (15), 2 pictures, inside & front.
1976, Apr, pg 1 & 118, Full page (1)