Issue No.03 - March (1981 vol.14)
D. Hough , Apple Computer, Inc.
Various features of the proposed standard provide an especially convenient environment for programming numerical procedures such as the familiar elementary functions.
D. Hough, "Applications of the Proposed IEEE 754 Standard for Floating-Point Arithetic", Computer, vol.14, no. 3, pp. 70-74, March 1981, doi:10.1109/C-M.1981.220381