Friday, March 20, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Grants 707 Gullwing Electric typewriter

Here you see the gullwing ribbon covers (also found on some Vosses):

(Clarification: the '74 Christmas season and a month thereafter.)

The spinning shaft with three flanges is the horizontal piece in focus in this photo (obviously, the typewriter is turned off):


Here are all the ads I could find:

Gouverneur (NY) Tribune-Press, September 4, 1974:

 Ft. Walton Beach (FL) Playground Daily News, December 8, 1974:

Medina (OH) Medina City Gazette, December 13, 1974:

Salem (OH) News, December 31, 1974:

Oneonta (NY) Daily Star, January 22, 1975: