TONIGHT: 5.25" or 8" floppy disk urgently needed in Austin, TX
frustum at pacbell.net
Wed Apr 18 13:42:50 CDT 2007
Sellam Ismail wrote:
> I got a call from Lucy Frost of Granite House (a video production company)
> in Austin just now. She's desperately in need of a 5.25" or 8" floppy
> disk for a video shoot they are doing tonight. They are doing a spoof
> infomercial for a client around the Btrieve software product. Yes, that
> Btrieve...it's still being published by a company called Pervasive
> Anyway, if you can help (Jim Battle?) then please contact her directly:
> Lucy Frost
> 512/844-2520 cell
> 512/481-1300 office
> lucy at granitehouse.com
> She tells me they Buda to Roundrock is her vicinity. She knows about the
> Goodwill Computer Works and is going to try calling them today to see if
> they can help. I also suggested she try other local thrift stores in the
> area as they normally have some 5.25" floppies in the electronics section.
> I don't believe there is any preference for either size format. They
> just need one and need one now. They had a 5.25" floppy ready for the
> shoot but it's been misplaced.
> Someone please help Lucy.
I just talked with her. She said that the computerworks has some disks
so she is going to go there. If it doesn't work out I'd be glad to help.
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