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Gangstering Springs and Other Things

I was going to say that I just finished up the second live stream on my YouTube channel, Poor Typist,…

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The Happiest Typist on Earth

I’m not at Disneyland, but I feel like I am! This Companion is the latest addition to my collection. It…

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Officer Sterling

I could have sworn I had another Sterling from the same era as my 54/55. Boy, I was way off!…

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Typewriter Club LIVE… on YouTube

Well, that was fun! This morning I hosted a typewriter club live stream on my YouTube channel. It being the…

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Auditions for the Prime Spot, Part 1: Royal Futura 800

Well, this is exciting. My wife just upgraded her desk to a fancy new one that goes from sitting to…

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The Ghastly Beast

This typewriter was a mistake. I bought it not realizing the difference between an Ultrasonic I and III. The III…

Posted in Smith-Corona Sterling 1954

He Came with Eight Lives

It’s been roughly 43 hours. But the time warp of grief tells me it has either been many more or…

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Stay Home and Type!

What can I say? How can I describe what has transpired since my last blog entry? Why didn’t I choose…

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The Slippery Slope

Yesterday, I received a few daisy wheels in the mail. So of course I had to try them out. I…

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Run On Magic

I just filmed a video for my YouTube Channel, Poor Typist, reviewing this typer. I hadn’t used it in a…

Posted in Silver-Reed EXD10

The Scanner Ate My Blog Post

I feel a sense of victory. One of the first typewriters in my collection–the second thermal typer–I was disappointed when…

Posted in Royal Quiet De Luxe (1949)

Straight Out of the Box

This is the latest addition to the typer family. The ribbon was stolen taken from the unpopular Olivetti Lettera 25….

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The Curious Mystery of the Missing Blog Posts

Now where did I put those blog posts? I wrote two posts in January, but they are nowhere to be…

Posted in Smith-Corona Electra 120

Gotta Be the Holidays

Holidays. I blame it on the holidays. Not my procrastination. And certainly not the fact that I have entirely too…

Posted in Sperry Rand Remington Streamliner

If Aquaman Had a Typewriter

Time for another Local Typewriter Club meeting. Spent the first hour chatting, and now it’s time for typing! As we…