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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mark Petersen:
19XX Smith Corona Electra XT

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19XX Smith Corona Electra XT
Serial #
3LRU387197

Status: My Collection
Created: 01-31-2014 at 11:06PM
Last Edit: 01-31-2014 at 11:22PM

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Description:

Found for $10 at a Goodwill in perfect condition. I liked the tiny platen knobs and the light weight compared to other electric typewriters. Once I cleaned it and typed on it I decided I also like the numbers a lot. It returns the carriage with much force, and even with a sheet of shelf liner under the typewriter the machine moves a lot. Made in Singapore.


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Mark Petersen
Username: totallyyourtype

I am an aspiring novelist and avid typewriter enthusiast from the New River Valley in Virginia. I am a proud Virginia Tech graduate with an education in creative writing. I use typewriters for all my writing and am working on a novel. I also do street poetry. I often can be found writing on one of my machines in downtown Blacksburg and enjoying a drink.
You can email me at totallyyourtype@gmail.com
You can mail me at Mark Petersen / PO Box 6683 / Christiansburg, VA 24068-6683


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