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1924 Underwood Portable 3 Bank Serial # 128810 1924 Underwood Portable 3 Bank typewriter, Serial # 128810 Joanna Doughty's 1924 Underwood Portable 3 Bank typewriter. 2021-04-12 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Joanna Doughty: 1924 Underwood Portable 3 Bank Serial # 128810 Underwood 3 Bank portable typewriter complete with case. We bought this typewriter from a lady and it was her grandfather's. He died in 1976 and had been a successful businessman in London. He fell on hard times during the Second World War because his shops were bombed that left him with just one confectionery. The lady as a child remembers her grandfather using the typewriter to type out invoices. More recently during her mum's house move the typewriter reappeared and had been in a cupboard for decades. She intercepted it from the tip-run!

1924 Underwood Portable 3 Bank #128810

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Hunter: Joanna Doughty (Virtuadmin)
Created: 04-12-2021 at 04:59AM
Last Edit: 04-12-2021 at 05:04AM


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Underwood 3 Bank portable typewriter complete with case. We bought this typewriter from a lady and it was her grandfather's. He died in 1976 and had been a successful businessman in London. He fell on hard times during the Second World War because his shops were bombed that left him with just one confectionery. The lady as a child remembers her grandfather using the typewriter to type out invoices. More recently during her mum's house move the typewriter reappeared and had been in a cupboard for decades. She intercepted it from the tip-run!

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