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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt:
1913 L.C. Smith 5

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1913 L.C. Smith 5
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Status: My Collection
Created: 10-14-2014 at 08:09PM
Last Edit: 10-14-2014 at 08:09PM

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It's not widely known that L. C. Smith, like Oliver, produced some beautiful nickel-plated machines for sale in Mexico. This Spanish-keyboard machine originally had decals on top of the nickel, but they've disappeared except for faint shadows.

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Richard Polt
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