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1952 Olympia SM2 Serial # 280332 1952 Olympia SM2 typewriter, Serial # 280332 John Cooper's 1952 Olympia SM2 typewriter. 2019-08-02 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of John Cooper: 1952 Olympia SM2 Serial # 280332 Found at an estate sale in May 2018, grimy but perfectly functional. When I opened it up to clean it, a gumball-machine toy--a little clown face inside a plastic ball with hollows in the eyes and mouth so you could roll three tiny ball bearings into them--fell out and was promptly eaten by my puppy.

Sold in January 2019.

1952 Olympia SM2 #280332

Status: Sightings
Created: 08-10-2018 at 09:21PM
Last Edit: 08-02-2019 at 07:59AM


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Found at an estate sale in May 2018, grimy but perfectly functional. When I opened it up to clean it, a gumball-machine toy--a little clown face inside a plastic ball with hollows in the eyes and mouth so you could roll three tiny ball bearings into them--fell out and was promptly eaten by my puppy.

Sold in January 2019.

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