Old Bobs Old Typewriters


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...

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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...

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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...