[NTLK] Gophering and using Telnet on a Newton

David Schultz dschultzjr at gmail.com
Tue Feb 1 19:18:01 EST 2011

On Feb 1, 2011, at 7:00 PM, Lloyd Conway <ssgconway at juno.com> wrote:

> Greetings, All:
>      Is anyone else in the Newton community a visitor to gopher sites 
> or a Telnet user?  If so, are there clients that anyone knows of for the 
> Newton?  (I accessed a couple of Gopher sites gopher://gopher.quux.org/  
> and gopher://gopher.floodgap.com/ via NetHopper, but was curious about 
> what others had done in this arena.)
>     Telnet I've not tried, but plan to, and again, I'd be interested in 
> knowing if others have successfully used their Newts to get online this way.
> Happy Newting,
> -Lloyd Conway
>  Charlotte, Michigan

I thought gopher had gone away with the explosion of the web. I had several interesting resources that were not accessible the last time I tried them which was quite some time ago. Fun times, almost whimsical, what with Archie and Veronica. 


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