Electric Typewriters Are Still Being Made

By Jason Boog Comment

Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Company–reportedly the ‘last manufacturer of typewriters in the world’–has stopped making new typewriters.

The news rocked the Twittersphere, but this isn’t the end of typewriters. The Takeaway reported this morning that electric typewriters are still being made.

What’s your favorite typewriter memory? This GalleyCat editor remembers struggling to type out a private detective short story in middle school, just a few months before our first family computer arrived. (Link via Jennifer Howard, image via HeavenlyCabins)