Jeanne Sala, president of the Association Nationale des Collectionneurs de Machines à Ecrire et à Calculer Mécaniques (National Association of Mechanical Typewriter and Calculating Machine Collectors (ANCMECA) pictured at a Japy exposition that ran from June 15th to the 30th September 2013 … The Montmorillon Museum of Typewriters and Calculating Machines opened in December 2008. Today the museum has more than 200 writing and calculation instruments on display. In 2015, more than 77,000 visitors passed through its doors. In 2015, Jeanne launched Dactyl’art a competition for aspiring typewriter artists, with proceeds being donated to a charity telethon … Jeanne posing in the lobby of the cinema of Montmorillon, at the premiere of Populaire in 2012. A ’50s Olympia typewriter provided by Jeanne was used in the film’s speed typing contest. L’aventure…