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brand, you can rest assured there'll always be plenty of innovative, excit ing software for you to explore. A computer that'shere to grow. Apple's "plug-and-play" philoso =phy of personal computing isunique. Need aprinter? Just plug one in. Need more storage space? Plug in a new hard drive. It's easy to expand a Performa's capabilities, today, tomor row or years Scene roec.- Computer technology isn't frozen intime. Ifyou're thinking of bringing a computer home for your family, it's only natural to worry about how long that computer will last. That's why Apple designed ahome computer that has everything you'll need now and everything you'll want later: the Macintosh Performa. Every Macintosh Perform iswell stocked Thisone comes with Sow marow' r a color monitor,a Sfax/modem, lots of soft wareanda CD-ROM drive. Not to mention, of course, future. A computer that'shere to stay. First of all, a Performa will always be able to do what itcan do today. Which isto say, just about everything. Itcomes with up to 21 programs preinstalled for you. Right out of the box, Performa makes iteasy for your kids to write reports and for you to balance a household budget or bring work home from the office. When you want to do new things, there are thousands of business, edu cational and just-plain-fun programs from which you can choose. Since more schools and homes use Apple" computers than any other down the road. (You can even add the sizzling new PowerPC' chip, ifyou like.) So you don't have to worry about a Performa becoming obsolete. You don't have to worry about service and support, either, because a full year of in-home service and alifetime of free telephone support are included. All of which means a Macintosh Performa isgoing to last at least as long as afrozen meat loaf. Which, as you know, is along, long, long time. Performa hSIe miH ^-- --- --- - ^ allfind theMacintoshPerformain consumeroutlets,discountstoresandplaceslikethat.Fora retailernearyou,giveus a calla 800538-9696,et 215.TheadjacentGeoguidepageisbroughttoyouthroughthecooperativeeffortsofAppleComputer, Inc. and a NationalGeographicSocietyGeographyEducationProgram.©1995AppleComputerInc AllrightsreservedApple,theApplelogo,MacintoshandPerformaare registeredtrademarksofAppleComputer,Inc.PowerPCis a trademarkofInternationalBusiness .lachinesCorporation, usedunderlicensetherefrom.AllAppleproducesare designedtobe accessibletoindividualswithdisability1blearnmore(US.only),call800-776-2333or TD 800-833 -6223.