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1949 Royal Quiet De Luxe Serial # A-1783682 1949 Royal Quiet De Luxe typewriter, Serial # A-1783682 Benjamin Johnson's 1949 Royal Quiet De Luxe typewriter. 2021-02-11 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Benjamin Johnson: 1949 Royal Quiet De Luxe Serial # A-1783682 A very nice condition Quiet De Luxe. Purchased from FB Marketplace for $50 from a seller who had purchased it to have next to her daughter's wedding guest book. Guests were encouraged to type good wishes to the happy couple.
The typeface is pica, and the imprints seem to be solid, with a bit of cleaning needed.
This is my first manual tab set machine, and they're fine.
I look forward to using this quite a bit.

1949 Royal Quiet De Luxe #A-1783682

Status: My Collection
Created: 02-11-2021 at 09:50AM
Last Edit: 02-11-2021 at 09:59AM


Description:

A very nice condition Quiet De Luxe. Purchased from FB Marketplace for $50 from a seller who had purchased it to have next to her daughter's wedding guest book. Guests were encouraged to type good wishes to the happy couple.
The typeface is pica, and the imprints seem to be solid, with a bit of cleaning needed.
This is my first manual tab set machine, and they're fine.
I look forward to using this quite a bit.

Typeface Specimen:

Photos:

Full on beauty
Full on beauty


Lovely glass tombstones.  My first glass keyboard.
Lovely glass tombstones. My first glass keyboard.

right side
right side

Back of the machine
Back of the machine

Excellent condition of the decals.
Excellent condition of the decals.

left side
left side






Manual Right margin
Manual Right margin


Hunter: Benjamin Johnson (SaintPaulite)

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I very much enjoy end of line hyphens.
And apparently typewriters of the late 1940s, 50s, & 60s.



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