Artifact Details

Title

The Fairchild Video Entertainment System: The Best of the Video Games, Explained

Catalog Number

102646127

Type

Text

Date

1976

Publisher

Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation

Place of Publication

U.S.

Extent

10 p.

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 9 7/8 in.

Copyright Holder

Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation

Description

The brochure introduces the Video Entertainment System as the finest video game system on the market at that time. The brochure is printed in green and black on white paper with the front and back covers having a black background, green lettering, and showing the company logo. Throughout the inside pages black and white photographs show how to operate the system and black and green drawings show sample screens. Text contents include: Getting Acquainted with Components; Connecting the System to the Set; FCC Cautions; Playing Hockey; Playing Tennis; and Troubleshooting the system. Included is a tan, prepaid postcard addressed to the company that provides a place for the user to write their name and address.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Entertainment/Gaming applications; Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation; Fixed-application digital computer: entertainment; promotional materials; Video Entertainment System (Computer)

Lot Number

X3067.2005