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Re: [midatlanticretro] Cottonwood BBS

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  • Bob Applegate
    I ran a BBS from about 81 until 84 or so. Can t quite remember when I pulled the plug. It ran on a variety of machines over the years, including an Atari 800
    Message 1 of 5 , Jan 4, 2007
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      I ran a BBS from about 81 until 84 or so.  Can't quite remember when I pulled the
      plug.  It ran on a variety of machines over the years, including an Atari 800 and a
      Ferguson BigBoard.
       
      Bob
       
       
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      Sent: Wednesday, January 03, 2007 11:03 PM
      Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Cottonwood BBS

      My girlfriend's dad was a really big on BBS and the Commodore back in the day.  He ran The Pit Stop and was on The Commodore Den I think.

      On 03/01/07, Jim Kalin <ibm_typewriter_ freak@msn. com > wrote:

      Two of closest friends used to run a BBS using a Commodore 64, back in the late 80's and early 90's.

       

      Jim K.

       

       


      From: midatlanticretro@ yahoogroups. com [mailto:midatlanticretro@ yahoogroups. com] On Behalf Of B. Degnan
      Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2007 8:48 PM
      To: midatlanticretro@ yahoogroups. com
      Subject: [midatlanticretro] Cottonwood BBS

       

      Has anyone tried to connect to this lone star in a faded galaxy?

      http://hometown. aol.com/cottonwo odbbs/

      +1 (951)242-3593
      Located in Moreno Valley, California, USA.
      Operating 24 hours a day, at 300/1200/2400 baud.
      Running on a Commodore 64 with All American BBS
      The only remaining dial-up BBS run on a Commodore 64 in the world!


      Using the following I was able to connect to Cottonwood:
      C 128 w/ Jiffy DOS  (in C 64 Mode)
      C 1541/1571/2 1581 drives
      Terminal program: "EAGLETERM"
      Commodore 1670 1200b modem

      I am user #6, "billdeg"




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    • Jim Kalin
      Those were the days. _____ From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com [mailto:midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Jeffrey Frady Sent: Wednesday, January
      Message 2 of 5 , Jan 5, 2007
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        Those were the days.

         

         

         


        From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com [mailto: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com ] On Behalf Of Jeffrey Frady
        Sent: Wednesday, January 03, 2007 10:03 PM
        To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Cottonwood BBS

         

        My girlfriend's dad was a really big on BBS and the Commodore back in the day.  He ran The Pit Stop and was on The Commodore Den I think.

        On 03/01/07, Jim Kalin <ibm_typewriter_ freak@msn. com

        > wrote:

        Two of closest friends used to run a BBS using a Commodore 64, back in the late 80's and early 90's.

         

        Jim K.

         

         


        From: midatlanticretro@ yahoogroups. com [mailto:midatlanticretro@ yahoogroups. com] On Behalf Of B. Degnan
        Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2007 8:48 PM
        To: midatlanticretro@ yahoogroups. com
        Subject: [midatlanticretro] Cottonwood BBS

         

        Has anyone tried to connect to this lone star in a faded galaxy?

        http://hometown. aol.com/cottonwo odbbs/

        +1 (951)242-3593
        Located in Moreno Valley , California , USA .
        Operating 24 hours a day, at 300/1200/2400 baud.
        Running on a Commodore 64 with All American BBS
        The only remaining dial-up BBS run on a Commodore 64 in the world!


        Using the following I was able to connect to Cottonwood :
        C 128 w/ Jiffy DOS  (in C 64 Mode)
        C 1541/1571/2 1581 drives
        Terminal program: "EAGLETERM"
        Commodore 1670 1200b modem

        I am user #6, "billdeg"




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