A report on a July 16 adventure ...
The street name plaque is dated 1778.
Esselte Compact 350, made in Italy.
Reminiscent of a cheap Olivetti.
Who has more information?
Machines currently for sale at Type
Machines currently in for repair
L = £ )
Other shops in the area sell lots of vintage clothes, but some are glorious heaps of miscellanea.
Can you find a typewriter in the photo above?
But there certainly is one in the photo below.
It was gloriously adorned with DO NOT TOUCH signs and
taped-on notes. Obviously a workhorse.
This item in a store devoted to Lomography
has the right slogan.
Rob Bowker and I will be returning to this neighborhood on Thursday.