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1944 Groma Modell T Serial # 240150 1944 Groma Modell T typewriter, Serial # 240150 Joseph Sulier's 1944 Groma Modell T typewriter. 2016-09-05 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Joseph Sulier: 1944 Groma Modell T Serial # 240150 Bought at Jones Typewriter in Maplewood Missouri, the 3 key doubles as SS bolts.

1944 Groma Modell T #240150

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Joseph Sulier (jsulier)
Created: 03-04-2016 at 09:48PM
Last Edit: 09-05-2016 at 09:58AM


Bought at Jones Typewriter in Maplewood Missouri, the 3 key doubles as SS bolts.

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Hunter: Joseph Sulier (jsulier)

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I own a 51 Smith-Corona Clipper, a 43 Royal Quiet De Luxe, a 35 Woodstock and a 44 Groma Modell T.

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"On March 6th, 1942, the United States government declared that all typewriter sales would cease, including the rental and rebuilding of machines. On March 15 in compliance with the government, Royal drastically scaled back its production of standard and portable machines. All of the machines manugactured after March 15th, 1942, were built specifically for use by the government, the armed forces, or for war contractors. That means that this QDL is one of those machines! It is also approximately 7k machines away from the production halt, meaning that (so far) this machine is the closest known to the production halt!"

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