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1968 Royal (Silver-Seiko) Mercury Serial # MC 8497829 1968 Royal (Silver-Seiko) Mercury typewriter, Serial # MC 8497829 Brian Goode's 1968 Royal (Silver-Seiko) Mercury typewriter. 2022-08-13 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Brian Goode: 1968 Royal (Silver-Seiko) Mercury Serial # MC 8497829 A nice little Japanese typer. This one has a pink ribbon in it as a tribute to the Cake song "Pretty Pink Ribbon", just for fun.

1968 Royal (Silver-Seiko) Mercury #MC 8497829

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Brian Goode (vinylspin)
Created: 06-28-2020 at 12:48PM
Last Edit: 08-13-2022 at 10:51PM


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A nice little Japanese typer. This one has a pink ribbon in it as a tribute to the Cake song "Pretty Pink Ribbon", just for fun.

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Hunter: Brian Goode (vinylspin)

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I am a retro post-punk meta-hipster, bassist, raconteur, techno-archivist, humorist, optimist, bon vivant and a fan of vinyl records, early 80's Japanese hi-fi gear, photography and obsolete but useful machines of all kinds. I am the proud owner of a 1970 Hermes 3000 and a 1940's Remington Rand typing desk.

I also created a typewriter image "filter" (see my avatar). It's written in Python and generates 65-character-wide images using over 1700 actual red-and-black-ribbon'd samples from my typewriter, meaning I could actually type them out myself on an 8 1/2" wide sheet of paper with 1" margins.

My dog Koa and I live in Buckeye, AZ.



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