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Was the purported 1968 standard for encoding ASCII on punched cards ever used?

This card code is not just proposed, it was actually adopted as a standard in ANSI X3.26-1970 Hollerith Punched Card Code (FIPS PUB 14), and remains in the most recent revision, ANSI X3.26-1980 ...
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Was the purported 1968 standard for encoding ASCII on punched cards ever used?

Additional notes about Multics: "The Multics standard card punch codes described in this section are DQ1 identical to the currently proposed ASCII punched card code. The ASCII standard code is ...
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