[vcf-midatlantic] 1970's TV show that taught FORTRAN ?

Andy Meyer ysgdhio at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 00:42:40 UTC 2021


No, not Computer Chronicles.
Less polished, more classroom-y.

On Tue, Feb 23, 2021, 6:22 PM Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> On 2/23/21 6:10 PM, Andy Meyer via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> > Looking to settle an argument...
> >
> > I remember there was once a TV show that taught FORTRAN programming.
> >
> > This would have been the mid-1970's and I think it was broadcast over
> WNET
> > channel 13 (NYC metro area PBS) in the afternoon.
> >
> > I can't have been the only one to have seen it, but I'm unable to find
> > anything about it on the net.
>
>    Oh man, I remember that.  I didn't see it, but I heard people talking
> about it.  It wasn't The Computer Chronicles, was it?
>
>              -Dave
>
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> Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
> New Kensington, PA
>


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