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1971 Majestic 812 (JP-1) Serial # D1347889 1971 Majestic 812 (JP-1) typewriter, Serial # D1347889 Mark Adams's 1971 Majestic 812 (JP-1) typewriter. 2014-10-25 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mark Adams: 1971 Majestic 812 (JP-1) Serial # D1347889 The Majestic line of Brother typewriters was sold in Canada. Adds from Eaton's feature machines from various periods.

This one has a 12" carriage. To note, a 1975 version of the 812 sold for $115.99. It was offered with French or English keyboards. The accent key on mine does not advance: one types the accent and then the intended letter before the carriage advances.

Was Majestic applied to other makes of typewriters? See http://www.newspapers.com/clip/1207082//

1971 Majestic 812 (JP-1) #D1347889

Status: My Collection
Created: 10-25-2014 at 10:02AM
Last Edit: 10-25-2014 at 10:06AM


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The Majestic line of Brother typewriters was sold in Canada. Adds from Eaton's feature machines from various periods.

This one has a 12" carriage. To note, a 1975 version of the 812 sold for $115.99. It was offered with French or English keyboards. The accent key on mine does not advance: one types the accent and then the intended letter before the carriage advances.

Was Majestic applied to other makes of typewriters? See http://www.newspapers.com/clip/1207082//

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