Accession Number : AD0631416

Title :   COBOL: INITIAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR A COMMON BUSINESS ORIENTED LANGUAGE.

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (COMPTROLLER) WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : APR 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 140

Abstract : CONTENTS: General description of COBOL; characters and words; notation used in verb and entry formats in the report; procedure division; data division; environment division; reference format; special features.

Descriptors :   (*PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, SPECIFICATIONS), COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, COMMERCE

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE