Posts tagged: typewriter29-Sep-2013Today’s typewriter finds
Found a Brother portable for $20 at a thrift store that I’d never been to on Forest Lane. Also picked up my first Underwood. Paid $45 for it. Bought it from a guy who came into my shop at the flea market.
12-Sep-2013ode to all the dead earthworms
09-Sep-2013My old Royal typewriter is back in service
Bought another Royal yesterday at Lulu B’s in Dallas just so I could scavenge the metal ribbon spool and use it in my old desktop Royal. I didn’t discover until I brought it home that it only types capital letters. The font is a kind of Art Deco style. Maybe good for typing up postcards [...]
01-Sep-2013Testing out my Remington “Quiet-Riter”
01-Sep-2013another unsolicited poetry recital
01-Sep-2013time for a check-up?
25-Aug-2013today’s thrift score: Remington “Quiet-Riter”
$16 plus tax.
Here’s an old commercial for the “Quiet-Riter” from 1958:
24-Aug-2013assert yourselves and stop pretending!
18-Aug-2013stung by wasps
11-Aug-2013for sale: someone’s knee cap