(Aus.) a typewriter.
|News (Adelaide) 27 Feb. 1/4: ‘Stop that chaff cutter a moment,’ said Mr. A. J. Radford in No. 4 Adelaide Police Court today. The clerk ceased using the typewriter while Mr. Radford addressed counsel.|
|Western Mail (Perth) 31 Aug. 28/2: To make you quite au fait with the situation let me explain the "chaffcutter" referred to was no agricultural implement but my well used and much maligned typewriter.|
|Advertiser (Adelaide) 21 Aug. 6/5: My 15-year-old type writer, famous for its chaff-cutter clatter which disturbs the peace in press boxes everywhere.|