Obsolete term: touch typing

Bethany K. Dumas dumasb at UTKUX.UTCC.UTK.EDU
Thu Dec 5 21:47:19 UTC 2002

On Thu, 5 Dec 2002, David Bowie wrote:

>Incidentally, typewriters are still a serious necessity, even for those of
>us raised with dedicated word processors and then later PCs--if you have to
>fill out a pre-printed form, nothing beats a typewriter. For this reason,
>all through college i found that i could guarantee a supply of devoted
>friends simply by letting it be known that i owned a typewriter.

Interesting. I gave my last typewriter away so that it would no longer
be possible for me to fill out a paper pre-printed form.


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