World's Last Typewriter Factory is Closing Print
Written by Sherry   
Tuesday, 26 April 2011 09:01

A sign of the times: the world's last typewriter factory, in India, is closing.

Type-writers had continued to flourish in India because some people preferred to use them and because they were simpler to fix. (My mother just loved her old typewriter!)

For those who can't remember what a typewriter sounded like, listen to this classic Leroy Anderson piece - on a 78 rpm RECORD.