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1959 Smith Corona Sterling Serial # 5 A 729459 1959 Smith Corona Sterling typewriter, Serial # 5 A 729459 Rick Willis's 1959 Smith Corona Sterling typewriter. 2018-11-13 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Rick Willis: 1959 Smith Corona Sterling Serial # 5 A 729459 This was my second typewriter, so it officially made me a collector. Since then, I found it another happy home.
I learned how to repair disconnected type bars on this one and generally got oriented to this popular, made in the USA model. True to its reputation its a smooth typer! A great complement to my Olympia SM3.
Glad I found one in the "Holiday Case."

1959 Smith Corona Sterling #5 A 729459

Status: Sightings
Created: 08-04-2018 at 10:12AM
Last Edit: 11-13-2018 at 04:12PM


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This was my second typewriter, so it officially made me a collector. Since then, I found it another happy home.
I learned how to repair disconnected type bars on this one and generally got oriented to this popular, made in the USA model. True to its reputation its a smooth typer! A great complement to my Olympia SM3.
Glad I found one in the "Holiday Case."

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The tab set clips pull off the rack to be reset.  Could be easy to lose.
The tab set clips pull off the rack to be reset. Could be easy to lose.


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Hunter: Rick Willis (BroRick)

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