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!
Monday, April 22, 2013
A Great Time At NYC Type-In
Out host Mike in the front right
One hundred and twenty-six years of typewriter experience.
Typing contest won by Matt "Flying Fingers" Cidoni.
This looks like a wonderful success!ReplyDelete
I'm not surprised that Matt won the typing contest--he blew away everyone when he participated over Skype in a typing contest at my house a couple of years ago.
added your report to the listing for the NY type-in, and added your flyer for the Greater Boston Spring Type-Out to the type-in.org page!ReplyDelete
You guys may have just concentrated the most typewriter repairmen that have been gathered together in one place since sometime last century :D
Thanks a million Ted! It was fun to meet older, more experienced repairmen. Gramercy Typewriter is a legendary repair shop in Manhattan. The owner Paul was telling us that Tom Hanks drops by when he's in town. Too Cool!Delete
Very cool! I sense the energy, and the theater lobby venue has loads of character. I agree with Richard, no surprise that Matt won the speed typing contest. I remember his Typewriter Day video, unbelievable.ReplyDelete
Great post! I laughed hard at the mention of our insulting each other partReplyDelete
Man I really wanted to go! What neighborhood was it in?ReplyDelete
The Type-In was at Theater 80 on St. Marks Place in the East Village section of Greenwich Village.Delete
Drastic fantastic! Super event and thanks for reporting!! from the other side of the pond, greetings!!ReplyDelete
Looks like it was a blast!ReplyDelete
Type-In or trade convention? Great photos and thanks for sharing the experience.ReplyDelete
Very funny Rob! The other two guys don't type. I was there as a participant with my Remington Five but I know I wasn't good enough to compete in the speed typing contest.Delete
Thanks for your comments everyone. I'm sure Mike and maybe Matt will post pictures and stories too.ReplyDelete
Great story and great venue too. Small, cosy and typewritery. Little room for anything other than people and their typewriters, just the way it should be!ReplyDelete
Ever used a USB Typewriter? manual typewriter with a conversion to connect via USB to your computer or sit the iPad in the carriage and type directly onto its screen.ReplyDelete
هنا في سما الصقر افضل شركه كشف تسربات مياة بالرياض الحلول لكشف تسريب المياه الحادث في منزلك وذلك من خلال افضل التكنولوجيا الحديثه بدون تكسير حيث يوجد لدي افضل شركه كشف تسربات المياه بالرياض افضل فريق علي مستوي الشركات الأخرى لديهم الخبره في التعامل مع جميع أنواع التسرباتReplyDelete
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