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1960 Tower Tabulator Serial # 5CT457581T 1960 Tower Tabulator typewriter, Serial # 5CT457581T Mike Green's 1960 Tower Tabulator typewriter. 2023-08-27 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mike Green: 1960 Tower Tabulator Serial # 5CT457581T Robin's egg blue Tower Tabulator. This series, made for Sears & Roebuck by Smith Corona of 5 series parts, dates 1960 only and came in a variety of pastel colors. It's basically An SC sterling or silent from the period. Good typers once you dissolve all the old dried grease. The "atomic" logo is actually SR, for Sears & Roebuck. They came with the Smith Corona "holiday case." Called that because you could remove the aluminum skeleton, throw in some clothes and . . . . go on holiday.

1960 Tower Tabulator #5CT457581T

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Mike Green (tappymike)
Created: 08-27-2023 at 07:41AM
Last Edit: 08-27-2023 at 07:48AM


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Robin's egg blue Tower Tabulator. This series, made for Sears & Roebuck by Smith Corona of 5 series parts, dates 1960 only and came in a variety of pastel colors. It's basically An SC sterling or silent from the period. Good typers once you dissolve all the old dried grease. The "atomic" logo is actually SR, for Sears & Roebuck. They came with the Smith Corona "holiday case." Called that because you could remove the aluminum skeleton, throw in some clothes and . . . . go on holiday.

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