The hundred odd computer lessees of IBM have been waiting for the postman’s knock since the first of this month as they were led to believe from news reports that the company was winding up its operations in India and was planning to sell the machines outright to the lessees at one fifth of the price ruling in the international market. dollars, the managers have been waiting for what they expect to be the bargain of the century, but it is unlikely that their prayers will be answered. Since no one but IBM makes the 1401 series machines, the so called ruling price will be fixed by no one but IBM which has a worldwide reputation for canny sleight of hand in such matters. In the meantime, the only piece of mail to have arrived from the computer company was the usual monthly bill for rental charges.
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