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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Michael Hoehne:
1955 Underwood Jewell

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1955 Underwood Jewell
Serial #
EA2625560

Status: My Collection
Created: 08-16-2014 at 10:15PM
Last Edit: 08-16-2014 at 10:17PM

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Description:

Well, I finally got one of these little charmers and I’m glad to learn that it is a pretty good typer and a solid machine. Was afraid it would be a little tinny, like some later Underwoods I have seen. Not so. And the lines are just as silly-sweet as they look in pictures. While the green crinkle paint isn’t quite so elegant as the glossy chocolate-butterscotch, the black & white, or the turquoise-cream variants, I am happy to have this Jewell.


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Michael Hoehne
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While I find all of mankind's inventions interesting, I am most enchanted by the human-scale arts and devices, the ones that can be created (and repaired) in a home workshop or studio; the ones that can be understood by looking at them; the ones that do something useful or stir admiration. Typewriters work for me.


1955 Underwood Jewell Photo Gallery

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