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By NevJB
Well it was at the turn of the 20th C. At least you didn't have problems with viruses, crashing etc - just the keys locking if you pressed a weird combination. I can remember my Mum using one not too different from this in the late 50s.

Tags: Cornwall Black and white Typewriter Lanhydrock Social history

Voters: BillRookery, leo_nid, Mollycat and 25 more

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3 Aug 2017 5:08PM
Excellent image, now phone numbers have 11 digits, take a while on that phone
3 Aug 2017 5:10PM
excellent detail and retro style
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2017 5:34PM
It was once Nev, like the composition and processing.
IreneClarke Plus
6 1.4k 2 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2017 7:00PM
Remember being taught to type on a manual typewriter to the tune of the William Tell overture great image.
This brings back memories, I used one of these typewriters in my first office job.
Ingleman 14 9 4
3 Aug 2017 8:22PM
I love this image. Evocative subject and wonderful black and white tones. Well done!
JohnnyBG 4 2 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2017 9:01PM
Very fine conversion
Alffoto Plus
6 265 1 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2017 10:34PM
Excellent subject matter and processing!
Bantu 7 7 1 India
4 Aug 2017 10:47AM
That is too good Nev,I still listen sw radio.


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