Adobe was founded in December 1982 by
John Warnock and Charles Geschke, who established the company after leaving Xerox PARC to develop and sell the PostScript page description language. In 1985, Apple Computer licensed PostScript for use in its LaserWriter printers.
Source : wikipedia
The first laserwriter. Imagesource :
Museums Victoria Collections
Another retro mousepad : Adobe Pagemaker vers. 6.0.
Before Indesign, the major Desktop publishing programs were Quark XPress and Aldus/Adobe PageMaker…
Infoworld, july 17 1991
It might be possible to download it (abandonware). you should find it on the web, as on
Not exactly computer related, but it’s a mousepad anyway.
Microsoft plastic bag. With an old yellow butterfly logo.
Another mousepad from my collection : MacOS 08
Well… 29 disks to install if you don’t have CD (not as usual in 1997) 🙂
Check this page on
Aventure Apple (french) :
29 disks to install in 1997 !
Mac IIcx mousepad, with the Apple rainbow logo.
Ka l’informatique douce. Paris cira 1990
IEF (french pc reseller).
IEF 217, quai de Stalingrad 92130 ISSY LES MOULINEAUX Tél : (1) 126.96.36.199 Télex : IEF 200210 F.
Icônes magazine plastic bag. “Icônes – le journal du Macintosh”
Famous french magazine. Have a look at
abandonware Manuels (French).
Farallon was considered one of the major suppliers of Apple networking product.