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Typewriter Tabulators

Tabulations, Tears and Tantrums. Surprisingly, typewriters have made something of a comeback and quite a lot are sold every day on Auction sites like Ebay and such. Office typewriters always had tabulators but many portable machines do not. If you are looking to buy a typewriter do you really need a Tabulator at all then?… Continue reading Typewriter Tabulators

1950's · 1960's · handwriting · nostalgia · Pens · Pitmans Shorthand · school · shorthand · Typewriters

Blot on the landscape

At school we were given dip in ink pens which inevitably ended up with ink going everywhere. This made us very popular when we got home with ink stained shirts and blazers. The answer was, of course to get a fountain pen but a half decent one cost real money. I read recently read that… Continue reading Blot on the landscape