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Pat Rogers <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 20 Oct 1997 16:53:44 -0500
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You're right!!  Who would have believed it!  In fact I wasn't sure until I
saw the name itself below the symbol.

> From: j.m.kamrad.ii <[log in to unmask]>
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Microsoft products use Ada!!!!
> Date: Monday, October 20, 1997 2:14 PM
> Just this weekend I made alarming discovery!
> As I gazed upon the cover of my Windows95 introductory documentation
> waiting for Windows to reboot...again), my eyes were strangely attracted
> the watermark on the Certificate of Authenticity.  To my amazement, the
> watermark is a portrait of Augusta Ada Byron!!!  In fact, it looks
> like the one that SIGAda uses.  Check it out.
> Apparently, Bill knows a quality symbol for software when he sees
> ps:  if this has been noted before then nevermind...
> ------------------------------------
> Mike Kamrad
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