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1946 Smith Corona Silent Serial # 4S138974 1946 Smith Corona Silent typewriter, Serial # 4S138974 Mark Petersen's 1946 Smith Corona Silent typewriter. 2019-01-22 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mark Petersen: 1946 Smith Corona Silent Serial # 4S138974 I don't know why it took me as long as it did to find an affordable one of these but I snagged it for $25 some time ago and only recently realized I had a parts machine for it the whole time. Works pretty well now except for a dodgy left margin. Sold to a person looking for a good first typewriter.

1946 Smith Corona Silent #4S138974

Status: Sightings
Created: 06-08-2018 at 07:24PM
Last Edit: 01-22-2019 at 01:58PM


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I don't know why it took me as long as it did to find an affordable one of these but I snagged it for $25 some time ago and only recently realized I had a parts machine for it the whole time. Works pretty well now except for a dodgy left margin. Sold to a person looking for a good first typewriter.

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Photos of cases always come out blurry for me, I've kinda stopped trying.
Photos of cases always come out blurry for me, I've kinda stopped trying.

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I am an aspiring novelist and avid typewriter enthusiast from the New River Valley in Virginia. I am a proud Virginia Tech graduate with an education in creative writing. I use typewriters for all my writing and am working on a novel. I also do street poetry. I often can be found writing on one of my machines in downtown Blacksburg and enjoying a drink.
You can email me at totallyyourtype@gmail.com
You can mail me at Mark Petersen / PO Box 6683 / Christiansburg, VA 24068-6683



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