A closer look at the Continental typewriter

A closer look at the Continental typewriter

The device at the top rear of the machine is the tabulator … … which is set, cleared, and activated using this three-function lever: Pure mechanical poetry … by the way, the carriage runs and returns silently and smoothly. The control above the...
Quite Continental

Quite Continental

I bought this Dutch-keyboard Continental A from Alan Seaver in Milwaukee. Now I’m getting ready to use it to grade some papers. Unfortunately, it’s so pretty that it’s distracting me from my work!