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    September 30th, 1939, at the intersection of Broad Street and Exchange Place in New York City.
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    1905 - Fifth Avenue, New York City after a snow storm
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    How many young people have ever seen these?
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    Quote Originally Posted by sargentodiaz View Post
    I have a 40MB (MEGABYTE) MFM hard drive sitting in an old 8086 computer. Pain in the ass trying to install it as a novice because I had ordered the wrong interface card. Took me half the night to figure that out. I had ordered the card for an AT class computer instead of the 8086 XT class. Once I got the right card the hard drive was up and running.

    I still have the latest backup I made several years ago. If memory serves it took 30 to 40 5.25" 360K floppies.

    Is that retro enough?
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