November 18, 1998: The lead promo focuses on Real Estate listings, exhorting readers to buy a house because of low mortgage rates. (Average rates for a 30-year fixed mortgage in November 1998 were around 7 percent.)
Also, if you look in the left NetFind column, you'll see a new Maps & Directions item. This being then, it would have been Mapquest.
which relaunched with a new design on July 14, 1998.
I printed screencaps and saved them. 20 years later, I'm scanning them
in and posting them with a little commentary under the tag #20YearsAgoOnAOLcom.]