Here’s the scoop, per the Philadelphia City Paper:
The reporter was quite polite and left out the part where some of the balloons and their letters got tangled in Christmas lights piteously, like something out of a Fritz Lang movie, except it was sunny out and nobody got upset or anything.
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It looks great. You’ve probably seen that the story was picked up on Welcome to the Typosphere and Typewriter Heaven.
Well – with all due respect Mr McGettigan clearly was not informed about the latest findings of Mr Polt that some typewriters are bi-puropse machines… 😉
Er, “bi-purpose” ? Which is the second one? Hedge against the collapse of the dollar? Emergency boat anchor? Dang, please forward me that second use so that I can double my collection’s utility!
The answer is on the second postcard here: