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1909* Bennett Pocket Model Serial # 15172 1909* Bennett Pocket Model typewriter, Serial # 15172 Ted Munk's 1909* Bennett Pocket Model typewriter. 2013-02-16 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Ted Munk: 1909* Bennett Pocket Model Serial # 15172 From the collection of Bill Wahl, a 1909-ish Bennet. The patents painted on the inside floorplate run from 1902 to 1908, and there's a stamped seal that indicates US Patent in 1901. The serial number on a Bennett is a vanishingly tiny number stamped on the right side of the frame just below the right platen knob.

The Bennett is actually a pretty well-built machine despite its lightweight construction. The simplicity of its mechanical operation is interesting to behold.

1909* Bennett Pocket Model #15172

Status: Sightings
Created: 02-16-2013 at 12:10AM
Last Edit: 02-16-2013 at 12:10AM


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From the collection of Bill Wahl, a 1909-ish Bennet. The patents painted on the inside floorplate run from 1902 to 1908, and there's a stamped seal that indicates US Patent in 1901. The serial number on a Bennett is a vanishingly tiny number stamped on the right side of the frame just below the right platen knob.

The Bennett is actually a pretty well-built machine despite its lightweight construction. The simplicity of its mechanical operation is interesting to behold.

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