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1941 Royal Varsity Serial # D-193077 1941 Royal Varsity typewriter, Serial # D-193077 Richard Polt's 1941 Royal Varsity typewriter. 2015-06-11 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1941 Royal Varsity Serial # D-193077 This typewriter is minimalist: there is no margin release; no right margin, only a bell trip; no line lock; no tension adjustment; no bicolor ribbon mechanism; carriage release lever only on the right. Vertical adjustment is achieved by bending metal tabs instead of the usual, more sophisticated method of turning screws.

1941 Royal Varsity #D-193077

Status: Sightings
Created: 06-11-2015 at 03:48PM
Last Edit: 06-11-2015 at 06:01PM


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This typewriter is minimalist: there is no margin release; no right margin, only a bell trip; no line lock; no tension adjustment; no bicolor ribbon mechanism; carriage release lever only on the right. Vertical adjustment is achieved by bending metal tabs instead of the usual, more sophisticated method of turning screws.

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