This late 1954 (serial number 5A 481515) Smith-Corona is US-made and was bought in Boston, Massachusetts. Somehow it made its way to Australia from there. It has a very nice fawn-coloured, patterned, square case, unlike the round-edged cases that usually come with this model. Apart from the manual (below) and a Smith-Corona brochure, which includes information about other models in the series, it came with a touch typing instruction sheet, a packet of Tipp-Ex and a box of Tixo type cleaners - something I'd never seen before. I called it "Silence is Golden" because of the marigold colour and because I was under the mistaken belief it was a Silent, like the model I revamped for Richard Amery. The brochure with it highlighted a Silent. In fact, this is a Sterling, I now realise. "Sterling Gold"? OK, I may change the name. Easy enouigh to do.
Apart from pounds sterling and dollar symbols, the keyboard has these Mars and Venus gender symbols: