Here's documentation of an eighth grader's first encounter with a typewriter, at WordPlay Cincy:
The typewriters continue to be very popular, says director Libby Hunter. Adults like them no less than kids (this gentleman is dealing with tangled typebars on the Royal FP).
In other news, WordPlay recently got an excellent new sign for its in-progress Urban Legend Institute store, as part of the CoSign project.
(Photos from WordPlay's Facebook page.)