viewfinder 1955 Asahiflex
Asahiflex IIA – first SLR from Japan
viewfinder 1953 Rolleicord
Smith Corona Silent Super 1955 – script type
the secret 1 key
P.S. here is an OCR attempted scan of the typed page 1 above:
Filed under Cameras, Technology, Thrift shop finds, Typefaces, Typewriters
Tagged as asahiflex IIa, rolleicord iv, script typeface, smith corona silent super
Awesome script machine! And you are right, for the time being, anyway, it seems to be resistant to text recognition software.
Which leads me to suggest every member of the insurgency should have one!
Underwood called this “Vertical Script”, and it’s *usually* seen on old 1940’s Finger-Flites. It has been found on Lettera 22’s though, so finding it on a Smith-Corona isn’t surprising. Dealers would often re-type a machine with whatever typeface you wanted.
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