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1969 Penncrest (SCM) Caravelle 12 Serial # P6L 110029 1969 Penncrest (SCM) Caravelle 12 typewriter, Serial # P6L 110029 Richard Polt's 1969 Penncrest (SCM) Caravelle 12 typewriter. 2017-09-24 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1969 Penncrest (SCM) Caravelle 12 Serial # P6L 110029 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.

1969 Penncrest (SCM) Caravelle 12 #P6L 110029

Status: Sightings
Created: 03-02-2014 at 02:46PM
Last Edit: 09-24-2017 at 09:37AM


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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.

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