Art Skill, Typewriter Mechanic in Vancouver BC

I just spent a much-needed weekend at Harrison Hot Springs, just east of Chilliwack, BC and not far over the border from Washington State. We visited with dear friends from White Rock, who know of my typewriter hobby and shared this recent article in the Vancouver Sun: I believe the bit about the 90-year-old guy…

For Sale: Selectric 1 carbon ribbon – NOS

Got an IBM Selectric 1 typewriter? Need Selectric 71 film ribbon? You’re in luck! I have extra NOS black carbon ribbon for sale, which I’m selling at a steep discount to Typosphereans – 1 pack  @ $2.50, 6 @ $12.00 and 12 @ $20.00. (These usually go for $4.50/ea.) The ribbon has been stored since…