What does a programmer do?

What programmers looked like in 1960:

What does a programmer do?

From Are You Looking Into Your Future (1960), at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Government Comics Collection.

Also note the father and son peeking between the curtains, making a list of the neighbors and their occupations.

update: It gets even better. Check out the names on the list. Mr. Green, Mr. White, Mr. Gray… Are they picking out careers, or planning a heist?

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