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1957 Hermes Baby Serial # 5561952 1957 Hermes Baby typewriter, Serial # 5561952 markus cremer's 1957 Hermes Baby typewriter. 2020-10-24 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of markus cremer: 1957 Hermes Baby Serial # 5561952 My first own Typewriter. I like the style and the green keys and it is a real travel typewriter. For me this machine creates a special touch during the writing.
It's the "Indy" under my Typewriters.
QWERTZ-Keyboard (german).

1957 Hermes Baby #5561952

Status: My Collection
Hunter: markus cremer (MarkusCremer)
Created: 10-22-2020 at 11:20AM
Last Edit: 10-24-2020 at 05:09AM


Description:

My first own Typewriter. I like the style and the green keys and it is a real travel typewriter. For me this machine creates a special touch during the writing.
It's the "Indy" under my Typewriters.
QWERTZ-Keyboard (german).

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The original box contain the typewriter very good. Unfortunately the leather strap is broken and I got it in this shape. In near future I have to repair or replace it.
The original box contain the typewriter very good. Unfortunately the leather strap is broken and I got it in this shape. In near future I have to repair or replace it.




Small sample of the typing with this machine.
Small sample of the typing with this machine.

Like a sports car.
Like a sports car.

QWERTZ
QWERTZ


Hunter: markus cremer (MarkusCremer)

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My Name is Markus Cremer and I'm a german author of Steampunk, Fantasy and other stuff. From Steampunk to Typewriters is only a small step. Together with my young son I'm building Steampunk robots and other crude installations - and I'm pretty sure that the neighbors on these things looks with a mixture of unbelieve and rolling eyes . My son wished (and gets) his own typewriter Erika 42 from Santa Claus in the age of four years. Books, Now he typed small storys on his Erika. Typewriters and Writing are always present in my house, which is located nearby the old city of Aachen (Cologne is 50 miles in the east - the border to the netherlands only 9 miles in the west). The house is as old as my Torpedo 6 Typewriter and both in a pretty decent shape. My collection of Typewriters is small but slowly growing. The main concern for me is the usability of the machines so I write on them - not the whole novels (my novel "Archibald Leach und die Monstrositaeten des Marquis de Mortemarte" ends after 145.000 Words), but i love to use the Typewriters for short fiction, character sketches or plots.
The video series from Joe Van Cleave led me find this site. So... I hope I can participate and contribute my small amount to this incredible database.



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