Hey! With failures like those, who needs success?
That looks like the letterhead for a Ritz-Carlton. Putting on the Ritz, Mr. Polt? Even though you rub shoulders with the movers and shakers remember your roots in The Revolution.
oooh, Calanda - nice!So, hob-nobbin' with Hanx, eh? :D
Hurrah! Forgive my cheering at your failures, but I'm glad you've found yourself a Calanda. Hopefully yours needs less work than mine!
I recognize that typeface! The Hermes 3000 Nekkid-Riter shares the same typeface.I didn't know The Donald was into typewriters! (Joking...)My dad, about five years before he passed on, had an estate sale and cleared out what was a virtual museum of knick-knacks and curios.You did very well with the poetry, I really thought some were quite sophisticated. No shame in not doing 30.
I was impressed with all the poetry. Did you ever get a copy of The Stuffed Owl?Sounds like you had a good month though.
I do not have The Stuffed Owl, but have enjoyed much bad poetry over the years. I don't know whether my own work rises to the level of William McGonagall, though.
My favorite was Julia Moore, The Sweet Singer of Michigan. But your point is taken.
I have yet to see a failure from you, friend :) Both of your new acquisitions look exciting! I also have an Erika M that requires some maintenance. Should you come across anything notable, would you be so kind as to share? Kind regards,
Sure, I'll post about the Erika soon.
Oh man, you were so close to doing it! But it's not a failure, some of the poems were quite good and it got your creative juices flowing... that's worth the time and effort for sure.I love the Erika... I need to get mine serviced someday. It needs new rubber and deserves professional attention, it is a Fraktur machine after all. It is safely tucked away on a top shelf waiting for me to have money for it and to finish some other projects. That Calenda looks sweet, really strange looking machine. Great finds!
Mmm, a Fraktur machine — that is very special.
On the other hand, your typecasts are always a great success. :)