ASCII Star Wars Portraits & Other Weirdness From BASIC-Era Computer Magazines

Each Friday, your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from Golden State basements, thrift stores, estate sales, and flea markets.

A Stack of BASIC-era Computer Magazines Including

People's Computers

Date: 1978

Publisher: People's Computer Company, Menlo Park, CA

Discovered at: Berkeley estate sale

The Cover Promises: If you drop $599 on a TRS-80, you might be able to design droid needlepoints.

Representative Quote:

“Level II BASIC at last!! The long awaited successor to Level I has finally arrived, and the improvement in capability and performance is truly awesome.”

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