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francist

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Stout little fellow, would be a lot of fun I'm thinkin.

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It seems they made a lot of these back in the day , but this is the first time I ever heard of one .
 

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Very cute. Is it my imagination or are all non-painted surfaces scraped in? Wonder what they were used for--don't look like hobby machines, maybe small precision work?
 
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