1969 Penncrest (SCM) Caravelle 12 #P6L 110029
Created: 03-02-2014 at 02:46PM
Last Edit: 09-24-2017 at 09:37AM
Am I a philistine for loving this typewriter marketed by JC Penney? There's something about its colors and that dazzling, car-like, shiny panel that just hypnotizes me.
This machine has a very solid body of cast aluminum. It has plenty of features typical of late Smith-Corona midsized typewriters.
Hunter: Richard Polt (richardpolt)
Status: Typewriter Hunter
Obsessive typewriterist, creator of The Classic Typewriter Page in 1995, editor of ETCetera 2006-2012 & 2015-2019, blogger, author of The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century (2015). E-mail: email@example.com
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