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First Fully Automatic Computer-Directed Typesetting System

What is claimed to be the world’s first fully automatic computer-directed typesetting system is now in operation at the South Bend (Ind.) Tribune. All news and classified advertising type is being set via an IBM 1620 computer and IBM 1906 Mod 2 Buffer control—less than three week’s after the equipment’s arrival. Unlike previously existing computerized […]