Magical Number Seven

Subject: Magical Number Seven
From: "Tim Altom" <taltom -at- simplywritten -dot- com>
To: "TechDoc List" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 14 Feb 2000 14:32:33 -0500

For those who want to read the original George Miller/John Hayes paper on
the "magical number seven", here's a URL:

http://www.well.com/user/smalin/miller.html

Note as you read that the number seven is mentioned as having almost
mystical qualities, as it shows up often in human interactions. That
mysticism seems to appeal to a great many tech comm'ers.

Tim Altom
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