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1958 Olympia SM3 Serial # 1325175 1958 Olympia SM3 typewriter, Serial # 1325175 David Wing's 1958 Olympia SM3 typewriter. 2016-11-03 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of David Wing: 1958 Olympia SM3 Serial # 1325175 Terra-cotta with deep burgundy keys. An early standard pica purchase before I began to focus on other typefaces.

1958 Olympia SM3 #1325175

Status: My Collection
Created: 11-03-2016 at 01:12PM
Last Edit: 11-03-2016 at 01:12PM


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Terra-cotta with deep burgundy keys. An early standard pica purchase before I began to focus on other typefaces.

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Hunter: David Wing (deedub)

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Living in So. Calif. USA. Bought a mint SC flattop at an estate sale for $5 some years ago, and enjoyed the tactility of typing after using computers since 1968, the punch-card era. I gave it to my mother-in-law to exercise her arthritic fingers. After she passed away last year I found it among her things. I wanted something newer, so bought an Olympia SM3. I am not a collector, but seem to have acquired more than 30 machines since March 2016, and have passed several on to family and friends, and bartered with others.



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