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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt:
1927 Neya Portable

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1927 Neya Portable
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Status: My Collection
Created: 05-08-2013 at 06:36PM
Last Edit: 08-25-2016 at 03:46PM

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This is a very cute little 3-bank made by the same company that made the 2-bank Helios, S. Roeder - A. Ney. (Hence the name, pronounced Nigh-a.) The shape of the typebasket and surrounding sheet metal is very distinctive.

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Richard Polt
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Obsessive typewriterist, creator of The Classic Typewriter Page in 1995, editor of ETCetera 2006-2012 & 2015-, blogger, author of The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century (2015). E-mail: