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1940 Corona Comet Serial # 1W 9433 1940 Corona Comet typewriter, Serial # 1W 9433 Richard Polt's 1940 Corona Comet typewriter. 2014-09-13 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1940 Corona Comet Serial # 1W 9433 This machine is labeled simply "Corona" and "L. C. Smith & Corona Typewriters" (on the back). It's a simple machine without paper support, bicolor ribbon, tabulator, or touch selector -- but it still has some advantages over Royals and Remingtons of the day (such as basket shift).

1940 Corona Comet #1W 9433

Status: Sightings
Created: 09-12-2014 at 05:14PM
Last Edit: 09-13-2014 at 07:10AM


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This machine is labeled simply "Corona" and "L. C. Smith & Corona Typewriters" (on the back). It's a simple machine without paper support, bicolor ribbon, tabulator, or touch selector -- but it still has some advantages over Royals and Remingtons of the day (such as basket shift).

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