Typewriter Mignon Model 4

At the winery Steyer in Slovenia I discovered this old typewriter, produced in Erfurt by AEG. I was surprised about the technology as it looked very uncomfortable to me. The typewriter was obviously a success though, as it had been produced for nearly 10 years from 1924 to 1933.

Typewriter at Hotel Pfeffel

Memories! Many years ago I used to write on a travel typewriter. Tonight I came across such a portable typewriter at my hotel in Dürnstein. Ha, I wonder how I could write a whole article without using copy and paste and auto correction. What about you? Did you type your first articles on such a…