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1947 Smith Corona Silent Serial # 4S175139 1947 Smith Corona Silent typewriter, Serial # 4S175139 Rolf Boone's 1947 Smith Corona Silent typewriter. 2018-04-13 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Rolf Boone: 1947 Smith Corona Silent Serial # 4S175139 There it was, a black case on the thrift store shelf. I knew it was a typewriter, but what make and model would it be? I popped it open and the Smith Corona Silent stared back, ready to be used again. It needed a new ribbon, but everything else is in working order.

1947 Smith Corona Silent #4S175139

Status: My Collection
Created: 04-13-2018 at 11:33PM
Last Edit: 04-13-2018 at 11:41PM


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There it was, a black case on the thrift store shelf. I knew it was a typewriter, but what make and model would it be? I popped it open and the Smith Corona Silent stared back, ready to be used again. It needed a new ribbon, but everything else is in working order.

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