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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Torsten Ludwar:
1962 Japy Script

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1962 Japy Script
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Status: My Collection
Created: 01-15-2017 at 01:34PM
Last Edit: 02-12-2017 at 01:54PM

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Typewriter complete and fully functional. Original condition, just cleaned and lubricated.

Société de Mécanographie Japy,
Paris, France

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Torsten Ludwar
Username: Luto77

I am fascinated by the mechanics of the various typewriters. I love the challenge to repair even severe cases. I'm trying to preserve the testimonies of the history of the typewriters.

I live in Dresden, so I am interested especially for the history of Seidel & Naumann AG and the typewriters model 'Erika' before and after the 2nd World War produced in Dresden.

1962 Japy Script Photo Gallery

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