* "Stable" is a more apt description than "solid," which suggests weight. Escort 55 is light and portable but not rattly.
* Alan Seaver's Escort 55 here. Lettera 32 pic also from MLG.
* Artwork is "Spray" by Roy Lichtenstein. Taken at the Chicago Art Institute's Lichtenstein retrospective.
* Typecast via Montgomery Ward Escort 55/Olivetti Lettera 32 (1973).