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Subject: Re: [motm] It came from the closet
From: Doug Pearson <ceres@...>
At 12:12 AM 06/13/2000 -0500, "Paul Schreiber" <synth1@...
>2) A Prophet 5 was $3995, but for $1000 more you could get a Prophet 10!
>Now, this was 1982,
>and times were tough!
But a year later, at least the street price on a Prophet 600 was a mere
$1500. Actually affordable (barely so!) for a 16-year-old with an
afterschool bug-reporting/light-6502-programming job and parents willing to
kick in a few $$ at Xmas. Given the choice between that and the
less-expensive Poly61 with no knobs ... well, there was no choice!