Elegant 1930s Imperial The Good Companion Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Very Good Condition – Made in England
Working vintage Imperial The Good Companion manual portable typewriter in London (U.K.). The typewriter was manufactured in the 1930s5, in England.
This English made machine retains all its functions and works well! The comfortable keys are responsive and solid when typing and it provides a sense of confidence and firmness to the typist during the whole process. The backspace, carriage return lever, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon colour switch, the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. The bell gives a pleasant soft ‘Ding’ sound. This typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon and it is ready for immediate action. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle.
The overall condition is very good. All of the keys work as expected. Minor signs of age and use are present.
Please note that the platen (cylinder) has been renewed. Also, the case does not lock. Therefore a safety strap is provided.
The Imperial Good Companion typewriter was an inseparable companion of the world famous children books author Enid Blyton.
This slick typewriter would be suitable for professionals of various writing genres and occupations. This could be a unique gift also. The typewriter would be a great feature for any event or film. The Imperial Good Companion typewriter would suit a typist with various typing experience.
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