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1961 Olympia SM4 Serial # 1743941 1961 Olympia SM4 typewriter, Serial # 1743941 Cameron Peacock's 1961 Olympia SM4 typewriter. 2018-11-10 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Cameron Peacock: 1961 Olympia SM4 Serial # 1743941 Purchased from the original owner on November 10, 2018. Gifted to the original owner as a high school graduation gift in 1961. Beautifully looked after. Original manual and cleaning pouch with both brushes and cleaning cloth are included in the case. Case is rough shape, but the typewriter itself is very clean for having not been restored professionally. Pica font.

1961 Olympia SM4 #1743941

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Cameron Peacock (thedailyplaten)
Created: 11-10-2018 at 08:58PM
Last Edit: 11-10-2018 at 09:15PM


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Purchased from the original owner on November 10, 2018. Gifted to the original owner as a high school graduation gift in 1961. Beautifully looked after. Original manual and cleaning pouch with both brushes and cleaning cloth are included in the case. Case is rough shape, but the typewriter itself is very clean for having not been restored professionally. Pica font.

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Had to clean up the type slugs just a little bit.
Had to clean up the type slugs just a little bit.

Original typewriter shop's warranty card from Dayton, OH. I always love finding little pieces of history included in these cases.
Original typewriter shop's warranty card from Dayton, OH. I always love finding little pieces of history included in these cases.


Included the original owner's manual and cleaning kit.
Included the original owner's manual and cleaning kit.




Hunter: Cameron Peacock (thedailyplaten)

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