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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Georg Sommeregger:
1942 Calanda Luxe

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1942 Calanda Luxe
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Status: My Collection
Created: 02-04-2015 at 12:43PM
Last Edit: 02-04-2015 at 12:46PM

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Calanda Luxe, Made in Switzerland. The specimen is not designated as such (Luxe), but can be attributed by comparison.

Given the serial number, this should be from the first year of production (1942).

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Georg Sommeregger
Username: shordzi

Based in Basel, Switzerland. Running and
Very early member of the typosphere.

1942 Calanda Luxe Photo Gallery

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