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1956 Olympia SM3 Serial # 847434 1956 Olympia SM3 typewriter, Serial # 847434 David Wing's 1956 Olympia SM3 typewriter. 2016-11-03 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of David Wing: 1956 Olympia SM3 Serial # 847434 Terra-cotta color with burgundy/chocolate keys.
Congress typeface, 11.2 pitch (2.3mm)

1956 Olympia SM3 #847434

Status: My Collection
Created: 11-03-2016 at 12:34PM
Last Edit: 11-03-2016 at 12:34PM


Terra-cotta color with burgundy/chocolate keys.
Congress typeface, 11.2 pitch (2.3mm)

Typeface Specimen:

Hunter: David Wing (deedub)

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Living in So. Calif. USA. Bought a mint SC flattop at an estate sale for $5 some years ago, and enjoyed the tactility of typing after using computers since 1968, the punch-card era. I gave it to my mother-in-law to exercise her arthritic fingers. After she passed away last year I found it among her things. I wanted something newer, so bought an Olympia SM3. I am not a collector, but seem to have acquired more than 30 machines since March 2016, and have passed several on to family and friends, and bartered with others.

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