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1915 Underwood 5

Serial #792931

Got this by asking at a yard sale where they had no typewriters on display. The nickel plating looks pretty good but the works are gummed up in many ways. It doesn't type well enough for a sample.

Owned By: 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.

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Strong-looking tab stops, with those triple locking bars!

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