January 23rd, 2007

Start party planning now

I came across this announcement today:

From: hal@murren.ai.mit.edu (Hal Abelson)
To: common-lisp@sail.stanford.edu
Date: Sat, 8 Oct 88 10:36:50 EDT
Subject: 1989 conference on Lisp and History of Lisp -- advance notice


               HAPPY 30TH BIRTHDAY FOR LISP CONFERENCE

In recognition of the 30th birthday of the Lisp programming language,
the ACM is sponsoring a special conference on Lisp and the history of
Lisp, to be held at MIT, November 28 through December 1 1989.

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Time to start planning for the 50th birthday party. It'll be here
before you know it.