In the words of our former dictator, Churchill: "This is not the end. This not even the beginning of the end. But it is the end of the beginning." Fear not, even after the Tunnel is sealed, the insurgency will find a pipeline for those contraband typewriters to make it through!
Mr Sommeregger Sir, that is a very nice Empire do you have any more details or photos of it? And, also, do you have the right-hand platen knob for a standard office manual typewriter, the Torpedo?