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Almost at the same instant that the idea occurred to me of how much fun it might be for my children (7) and grandchildren (13) to get letters - real letters in the mail - i went digging through the dusty nether regions of our storage area to pull out my beloved 1957 Olympia SM3 Portable and the old Royal 10 I'd rescued from a neighbor's garbage can in the 1960's. Refurbishing them triggered a typewriter obsession. Don't tell my wife, but i believe there are now about 20 of them.

I love their looks, their intricate and precise mechanisms, and dinking around in the workshop tuning them up and bringing them back to life. i also, unfortunately, love the thrill of the hunt on eBay. But all of them are put to use for correspondence and my new hobby of decorated art letters. And sometimes they even inspire a bit of poetry.

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195x
Smith Corona
Silent Super

Serial #???

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1926
Torpedo
12

Serial #826

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1926
Torpedo
12

Serial #826

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1926
Torpedo
12

Serial #826

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1926
Torpedo
12

Serial #826

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195X
Remington
Travel-Riter

Serial #TR584793

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1941
Royal
Arrow

Serial #C88-1064749P

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1955
Smith Corona
Skyriter

Serial #2Y 258009

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1958
Smith Corona
Skyriter

Serial #3Y 196399

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1977
Olympia
SM9

Serial #5317123

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