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1948 Royal Quiet De Luxe Serial # A-1540683 1948 Royal Quiet De Luxe typewriter, Serial # A-1540683 Michael Hoehne's 1948 Royal Quiet De Luxe typewriter. 2020-02-06 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Michael Hoehne: 1948 Royal Quiet De Luxe Serial # A-1540683 This had paper in it so it wasn't until I got home that I noticed it has a brand new platen still in its wrapper. Well, brand new 40 years ago. Types well, though.

1948 Royal Quiet De Luxe #A-1540683

Status: Sightings
Created: 09-08-2019 at 01:01PM
Last Edit: 02-06-2020 at 06:57PM


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This had paper in it so it wasn't until I got home that I noticed it has a brand new platen still in its wrapper. Well, brand new 40 years ago. Types well, though.

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new platen wrapper
new platen wrapper





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