The Paternoster. Wave of the future from the 19th Century. ...Saw one in a film once (set, in part, at a big U. S. Army or Allied command center in postwar Germany, I think it was supposed to be the I. G. Farben building). What izzit? This:
Yes, it's a continuous loop. But what happens if you go over the top? Funny you should ask.
H'mm, didn't expect that.
They're not idiot-proof and are therefore falling by the wayside as idiots get entangled and then sue. There aren't any here in the States, or at least none anyone is willing to admit to. This may indicate we have, at least, a superior grade of idiot.
T. R. MCELROY'S STREAMLINED TELEGRAPH KEYS
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