Working Vintage 1950s Imperial The Good Companion Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Made in England
Working vintage Imperial The Good Companion manual portable typewriter in London, UK. According to the the serial code, the typewriter was manufactured in the 1950s. 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 when typing . The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, 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. 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 good. All of the keys work as expected. Minor signs of age and use are present. Please refer to the photos.
The Imperial Good Companion Model T, similar to the offered typewriter, was a favorite of John Lennon’s!
This grey machine 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.