About this blog

This blog is about the daily activities in a busy typewriter shop. I want to share with you the many interesting people who come in here, the beautiful machines I get and most of all the great typewriter stories that people share with me!

Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Busiest Little Typewriter Shop

I think we have most of Europe covered

One of my favorites - 1936 Royal de Luxe

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Olivetti Three-fer

I'm sure there are many other Lettera 31's in disguise out there.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Baby Boomers Are Getting On Board

My first story is typed on a Sears Citation 2.

This Smith Corona Super Speed is a dream to type on.

December 25,1944 from Newsweek

December 14, 1935 from The Literary Digest

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Rubber Feet, Grommets and Washers...Oh My!

Four new feet makes a world of difference.

It's easy to replace these broken rubber parts.

IBM Selectric feet make great replacement bumpers.

Made from parts of a Royal KMM.

Royal will compare itself to anything!