"By the time he graduates, the first sentence he learns to type (The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.) will be a thing of the past. But not his Smith-Corona portable. Smith-Corona portables are all guaranteed for five full years—instead of the usual 90 days. Five years of all the bumps, bangs and scrapes a portable may get from a student. This portable is built to take it. The all-steel frame completely encases the heart of each machine for added protection The electrostatic finish defied scratches, burns and bruises. All Smith-Corona portables are made to last. A college education is just the start of a lifetime of service."