MARCH NATIONAL OLD STUFF DAY. This incredibly beautiful machine is one of the more recent additions to the already-formidable antique typewriter collection of Martin Howard. The appliance was manufactured in 1895 by the Ford Typewriter Company.
This is the EXACT model that I used in typing class. "The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dogs." I absolutely loved IBM Selectric typewriters, particularly the ones with the correcting ribbon. The font ball was actually called an "element.