Minutes of the LEO Policy Meeting, 29th May 1959. Annotated 'Mr Holmyard', with '577' written in blue pencil.
Research comments: Refers to machines LEO II/3 (Stewarts & Lloyds), LEO II/8 (Standard Motors), LEO II/9 (Ilford Films, whose premises necessitated amendments to the machine so they could get it into the building).
Refers to people Mr Barnes (Tony Barnes), Mr Anthony, TR Thompson (TRT), John Simmons.
Makes reference to adding magnetic tape and drums. A tape reader desk is to be ordered at a cost of £140.
Includes a discussion on the drab black colour of the covers on ancillary equipment.
Refers to efforts to develop a document reader, the stumbling block for which is the need to have a form useful to all interested parties. (LM)
Date : 29th May 1959
Physical Description : 1 item, paper; typescript
Collected by Peter Bird.
Archive References : CMLEO/PB/CM/1/19590529
, PJB/1/1 (PJB v1)
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