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    The IBM 1403 was my very first experience with a printer.

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    [quote name='Bigaldoc' post='770032' date='10-Apr-2009 21:41']The IBM 1403 was my very first experience with a printer.[/quote]
    The IBM 1403 was a wonderful printer, because you could overprint multiple 'lines' onto a line on the page (ah, the wonders of FORTRAN), and build up 'ASCII art' (even though IBM mainframes worked in EBCDIC!).

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