Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles
from Popular Electronics,
published October 1954 - April 1985. All copyrights are hereby acknowledged.
"My husband wants a selenimum rectalfire, a silicode capasitator, and a 16 bome appleflyer." That is the caption of
one of the "Hobnobbing with Harbaugh," comics that appeared in the June 1962 edition of Popular Electronics
magazine. "Hobnobbing with Harbaugh" was a monthly feature for a couple years that dealt with stereotypical (pun intended)
behavior of technophiles and their often unwilling, often unwitting wives, girlfriends, kids, parents, workmates,