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Message Board > Sewing Machines > Montgomery Wards signature machine ( Moderated by Sharon1952, EleanorSews)

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Date: 7/26/13 10:40 PM

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I bought a Wards signature UHT J277C sewing machine and can not find any information about it. Can someone point me in the right direction or pass some information on to me. I love the machine it sews great.

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Date: 7/26/13 10:58 PM

Here is one place to look. Another is SewUSA.

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Date: 7/26/13 11:03 PM

Maybe you could even find it in some old Wards Christmas catalog?

You could look here:

http://www.wishbookweb.com/

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Date: 7/29/13 12:02 PM

I believe that the Signature line was made by the Happy Sewing Machine Co. They are still in business and as far as I can tell, they make only commercial machines. MW was one of the few home machines that they made. I do know that the ones that passed through my hands were real workhorses.

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Date: 7/29/13 3:31 PM

Wards used "Signature" on most of their things that were sold, much like "Kenmore" at Sears. There were many Signature sewing machines. I think I had one in the early 60s...They were Japanese machines for the most part, and may or may not be sturdy workhorses still. Can you post a picture? I would love to see it! I am so glad it sews well for you. :)


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Date: 7/29/13 5:14 PM

Good thing humans don't have odometers.

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Date: 7/29/13 7:09 PM

Thank you all. So far the few things that I have sewn have been heavier fabric and the maching is great. I will post a picture soon.

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I once had a pink MW machine. Is this one black?

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