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GET THE LOWDOWN ON DOCTORS, LAWYERS AND POLITICIANS BEFORE ELECTION DAY

 GET THE LOWDOWN ON DOCTORS, LAWYERS
 AND POLITICIANS BEFORE ELECTION DAY
 OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- MCR Agency Inc. announces the release of "Lowdown on Doctors, Lawyers and Politicians," an electronic book for IBM and compatible personal computers.
 Contents: There are over 560 quotes, quips, sayings and witticisms from 330 authors. The subjects, with the approximate number of quotes in parentheses, are: Doctors (235), Lawyers (189), Media (26) and Politicians (111).
 Each subject is further divided into eight sections such as Positive, Negative, Advice and Jokes to facilitate easy retrieval of desired material. Jokes, with 190 entries, is the largest section.
 Users can access quotes by subject, author name, subtitle, etc. There is a brief biographical snapshot for most of the listed authors.
 Features: Major book features include: browser, filters, word search, six indexes, 12 output formats, context sensitive help, view mode, and various tools and options to customize print, disk write and screen characteristics.
 Simple: The program is easy to use. It uses the Idea Savings Bank interface. IEEE Software said, "The interfaces are quite intuitive." "I learned its operation in a few minutes," commented Peter McWilliams in "Personal Computers" column.
 Samples: Some Election Year examples from the subject of Politicians are:
 -- "My definition of a redundancy is an air-bag in a politician's car."
 -- "I like political jokes unless they get elected."
 -- "No matter who you vote for, the government always gets in."
 -- "Politicians have stopped passing the buck -- now it stays with them."
 -- "Ninety percent of the politicians give the other 10 percent a bad reputation."
 -- "Politicians who complain about the media are like ships' captains who complain about the sea."
 -- "In the old days men had the rack. Now they have the press."
 Company: MCR has been publishing electronic books since 1988. Their software is being used by thousands of people in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia.
 Hardware: This program will work on any IBM or compatible PC with 640K RAM and hard disk drive with 1.3MB free disk space.
 Cost: "Lowdown on Doctors, Lawyers and Politicians" costs $19.95 until Election Day and $29.95 thereafter. 30 day unconditional money- back guarantee. Order from: MCR Agency Inc., 6116 Merced Ave. No. 81, Oakland, CA 94611. Phone: 800-767-6797, or 510-763-9134 Fax: 510-444-6561, Compuserve 73327,1172
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 /CONTACT: Katie Shulte or Barry Fetter of MCR Agency, 510-763-9134, or 800-767-6797/ CO: MCR Agency ST: IN: CPR SU: PDT


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