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1954 Smith Corona Silent Super Serial # 5T188593 1954 Smith Corona Silent Super typewriter, Serial # 5T188593 John Cooper's 1954 Smith Corona Silent Super typewriter. 2018-08-28 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of John Cooper: 1954 Smith Corona Silent Super Serial # 5T188593 A superb example of the top-of-the-line portable from 1954 with the hard-body "Holiday" case. Uses Presidential Elite No. 77, a 12 cpi elite face with a noticably smaller height than the standard Elite No. 66 - just about the smallest typewriter type I've seen so far.

1954 Smith Corona Silent Super #5T188593

Status: My Collection
Created: 08-28-2018 at 09:02PM
Last Edit: 08-28-2018 at 09:05PM


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A superb example of the top-of-the-line portable from 1954 with the hard-body "Holiday" case. Uses Presidential Elite No. 77, a 12 cpi elite face with a noticably smaller height than the standard Elite No. 66 - just about the smallest typewriter type I've seen so far.

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