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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Crystal Bennett:
196x Smith Corona Coronet

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196x Smith Corona Coronet
Serial #
6SE 281889

Status: My Collection
Created: 03-14-2017 at 11:10AM
Last Edit: 03-15-2017 at 09:49AM

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Description:

I'm in the process of researching the datecode for this machine. I bought it for $39, it works beautifully. The only problem is the += key arm is detached, but I'm working on getting that fixed. I am certain that it was made and sold post 1961, but not later than 1964, based on the design and numbers.

Interestingly, though it is an electric, it has the manual style return lever, instead of the power return button, which is pretty cool, because those power return buttons are rather aggressive in nature anyway.

This style from Smith Corona is one of the best, and highest rated machines you can find, and are darn-near indestructible. It's my favorite of the machines I have, and I use it daily when working on my novel.

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Crystal Bennett
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I'm Crystal. I am a writer, blogger, and amateur typewriter collector. I have raised five sons to adulthood, and yet, I can't keep potted plants alive more than a month. My husband and I spend way too much time together, but that's okay.


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