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  Folding Pocket Senco No. 1 by Seneca Mfg. Co.

The Folding Pocket Senco No. 1 was manufactured by Seneca Mfg. Co. beginning in 1912. The introduction of the Senco line was a departure into the roll film abandoning plates and cut film. The Senco's were made entirely of aluminum with no exposed hinges and covered in seal grain leather. The No. 1 was a simple pocket camera capable of taking twelve exposures 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches in size. The camera included a reversible brilliant finder and two tripod sockets. the basic camera was fitted with a meniscus achromatic lens and No. 1 Uno automatic shutter with bulb and tube. Rapid rectilinear or astigmatic lens option were also available. Original prices ranged from $11.00 to $19.00.

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