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Merry Christmas 2014

All I Want For Christmas…

A Remington Quiet Riter? Perhaps not, but why not a typewriter for Christmas? It’s the final few days before Christmas and perhaps you have that one individual left on your list that you just...

Jerry Lewis Typewriter Skit

Jerry Lewis Typewriter Routine

One of the best typing comedy routines has to be that of Jerry Lewis in Who’s Minding The Store. Jerry’s routine is a perfect comedy timing with his great use of pantomime and music backing....

A TYPEWRITER RENAISSANCE

A Typewriter Renaissance

One might think that finding a typewriter repair store would a difficult task,  but really, it’s not as difficult to find someone who still services these fantastic bygone communication tools. When you find such a...

Typewriter History

A brief history of typewriters

The idea of a machine that could put down spoken words was always a goal of inventors from the beginning of human existence…. It wasn’t until about the 14th century that inventors got serious...

Royal #5 Featured

Royal Standard No.5

The Royal typewriter began in 1906 and was one of the longest-lived typewriter manufacturers in the world. Royal’s first model was the Royal #1. Royal continued to manufacturer typewriters until the 1970s. The company...