A few days after the launch of ST NEWS Volume 1 Issue 6, one of
the people that used to write articles for us, Rob de Swaan,
died. He was aged 34. It is sad to hear of the death of such a
young man, who was a computer freak as good as they come. It is
believed that he was the first man to solve "The Pawn", something
that definately tells us how persevere a man he was.
Rob leaves behind his wife Debbie and his little son Bruce, to
whom we will therefore dedicate Synth Sample III.
It doesn't seem right that someone as young a Rob is torn away
from his wife, his son and his friends. If there is something
like heaven, he will now undoubtedly reside there...
All people that work with ST NEWS hereby wish to extend their
sincere condolances to Mrs. de Swaan-Rosenboom and little Bruce,
(Editor of ST NEWS)
The text of the articles is identical to the originals like they appeared in old ST NEWS issues. Please take into consideration that the author(s) was (were) a lot younger and less responsible back then. So bad jokes, bad English, youthful arrogance, insults, bravura, over-crediting and tastelessness should be taken with at least a grain of salt. Any contact and/or payment information, as well as deadlines/release dates of any kind should be regarded as outdated. Due to the fact that these pages are not actually contained in an Atari executable here, references to scroll texts, featured demo screens and hidden articles may also be irrelevant.