Grants 737 Deluxe typewriter

Grants 737 Deluxe typewriter

It was over a decade ago that I last saw a Grants 737 in person—a thrift-store find. Now a customer of Urban Legend Typewriters has brought in one that needs cleaning. This typewriter was made in Japan by Nakajima for Grants stores in the 1970s. (For more information,...
The Grants 707 Gullwing Electric typewriter

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...