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1945 Smith Corona Clipper Serial # 4C127798 1945 Smith Corona Clipper typewriter, Serial # 4C127798 Garrison Aa's 1945 Smith Corona Clipper typewriter. 2019-07-10 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Garrison Aa: 1945 Smith Corona Clipper Serial # 4C127798 My first Smith Corona Clipper, Elite with bakelite (?) keys. Professionally serviced by Mid State Business Machines in Durham, NC.

Clipper decal in perfect condition.

1945 Smith Corona Clipper #4C127798

Status: My Collection
Created: 07-10-2019 at 03:22PM
Last Edit: 07-10-2019 at 03:25PM


Description:

My first Smith Corona Clipper, Elite with bakelite (?) keys. Professionally serviced by Mid State Business Machines in Durham, NC.

Clipper decal in perfect condition.

Typeface Specimen:

Photos:

Clipper decal. Hard to photograph.
Clipper decal. Hard to photograph.




Hunter: Garrison Aa (RooftopKitty)

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Long time typewriter admirer, newly minted collector. I was part of the IBM Boca Raton team that built the PC XT, the PC AT and IBM PC DOS (IBM's version of MS DOS). Little did we know that we were contributing to the shift away from these beautiful machines.

In those days (1980's) every admin bay at work had two IBM Selectric typewriters and our supply cabinets had fresh boxes of ribbons and type elements for anyone to help themselves. If I only knew then ...



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