How a Seattle school launched Bill Gates career

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Friday, May 17, 2013

Cbsnews.com: The mother's club at Bill Gates' high school set him on a path to change the world by holding a rummage sale to buy the school's first teletype.

As soon as the teletype machine showed up at Lakeside prep in Seattle, the young Gates embarked on what would become his life's work. In this 60 Minutes Overtime video, Gates takes Charlie Rose back to his old stomping grounds at Lakeside for a tour of its now-famous teletype room.

 

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