Who invented the typewriter ribbon?

Answer The typewriter ribbon was invented by George K. Anderson of Memphis, Tennessee. Anderson was awarded the patent for his creation on September 14, 1886. This was when typewriters became commonplace ... Read More »

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How does a typewriter ribbon work?

For more than 100 years, the typewriter was an important part of any office. Essentially a miniature printing press, the machine works as the operator depresses keys that deploy movable type. Cen... Read More »

How to Change a Typewriter Ribbon?

If you own a typewriter you will have to change the ribbon sometimes. If you are not too sure on how to change it read on.

How to Load a Typewriter Ribbon?

Typewriters are the word-processing work-horses of yore. Their decline has mainly been due to the advent of electronic word-processing. However, some people still use typewriters for various reason... Read More »

How to Buy Typewriter Ribbon Online?

So you have decided that you will get 10 times more writing done every day if you use a typewriter instead of a computer hooked up to the ubiquitous Internet, but your trusty machine of antiquity n... Read More »