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  • Seeking info on "Service" brand treadle. Help?

    Old 11-22-2022, 11:31 AM
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    Default Seeking info on "Service" brand treadle. Help?

    I just inherited my great-grandmother's treadle sewing machine, and have had no luck in finding information about it online. I'm hoping someone here can help?
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    Old 11-22-2022, 05:38 PM
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    Welcome to Quilting Board. I think it is neat when one inherits these vintage machines. Treadling is fun.

    Since you said the name was "Service" and a treadle, my guess would be that it could be a Davis or maybe a Free. It actually, could be made by someone else, but Service is a badge name for at least those two.

    The link does not have any photos.
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    Old 11-26-2022, 06:46 AM
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    I'd love to see a picture of this machine! There are several folks here who can more easily identify who made the machine from the picture.
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