ended on April 10, 2013.
Great ad! Thanks for posting.
I never could get my head around how they got that ball to rotate just right so quickly.
Very well captured. The film leaves me with the impression of a certain contrast between the modernity of the machine and the very old-style film technique - washed-out black & white plus the inevitable orchestra music in the background.See, for contrast, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bRCNenhcvpw&feature=youtu.be
I'm still impressed with that technology. You can type real fast, produce sharp impressions, use multiple typefonts on the same document without taking the paper sheet to another machine, and all this years before the microprocessor was invented - all the logical decision-making process is entirely mechanical.
They must have seemed like magic machines to typists back then.
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