Wang 300 Calc

Roy J. Tellason rtellason at
Tue Sep 4 21:54:24 CDT 2007

On Tuesday 04 September 2007 22:04, Fred Cisin wrote:
> On Tue, 4 Sep 2007, jim wrote:
> > I have one of the card reader units, but nothing else.
> If it's like the one that I have, and/or the one that I used briefly in
> about 1970, it is 40 column, using every other column of a standard IBM
> card, making the "port-a-punch" cards ideal for it.
> (If anybody here doesn't know what a "standard IBM card" is, go 'way.)

Hollerith or those smaller ones that came along a bit later?  :-)

Been a long time since I've seen one of any variety,  now that you mention it,  

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