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1958 Smith Corona Skyriter Serial # 3Y 120967 1958 Smith Corona Skyriter typewriter, Serial # 3Y 120967 Ric Wyckoff's 1958 Smith Corona Skyriter typewriter. 2018-07-13 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Ric Wyckoff: 1958 Smith Corona Skyriter Serial # 3Y 120967 Another eBay find, only bidder for $30 + shipping. Needed cleaning and new ribbon, is missing the cover over the rabbit ears, but the case was perfect. Has the short carriage return lever of the 2Y models, other 3Y's seem to have the longer lever.

1958 Smith Corona Skyriter #3Y 120967

Status: My Collection
Created: 11-19-2013 at 06:25PM
Last Edit: 07-13-2018 at 11:51AM


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Another eBay find, only bidder for $30 + shipping. Needed cleaning and new ribbon, is missing the cover over the rabbit ears, but the case was perfect. Has the short carriage return lever of the 2Y models, other 3Y's seem to have the longer lever.

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An original S-C touch typing chart and instructions on how to set up a letter and addressing envelopes was in the pocket of the case.
An original S-C touch typing chart and instructions on how to set up a letter and addressing envelopes was in the pocket of the case.


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