NEOchrome Animation file format

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NEOchrome Animation    *.ANI

NOTE:      To get this feature on versions 0.9 and later select the Grabber
        icon and click both mouse buttons in the eye of the second R in the
        word GRABBER.
           Interestingly enough, some versions of NEO only require you
        to press the right button, not both.  Hmmm...

1 long          magic number BABEEBEA (hex) (seems to be ignored)
1 word          width of image in bytes (always divisible by 8)
1 word          height of image in scan lines
1 word          size of image in bytes + 10 (!)
1 word          x coordinate of image (must be divisible by 16) - 1
1 word          y coordinate of image - 1
1 word          number of frames
1 word          animation speed (# vblanks to delay between frames)
1 long          reserved; should be zero
22 bytes        total for header

? words         image data (words of screen memory) for each frame, in order

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